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27 May 2011 @ 01:40 pm

In my daily life, I rely more on:

my head
my heart

In my interpersonal interactions, I rely more on:

my head
my heart
I'm feeling: curiouscurious
ruthless compassion: phoenixaroraborealis on May 27th, 2011 05:42 pm (UTC)
I marked "my head" for both, but I'm making a concerted effort to rely more on (and pay more attention to) my heart, especially in interpersonal interactions in the last 6 months or so.
jojotbirdjojotbird on June 2nd, 2011 07:58 pm (UTC)
Me too!
metagnatmetagnat on May 27th, 2011 05:57 pm (UTC)
I'm not sure I actually know the answers to these questions.
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phoenixamber_phoenix on May 27th, 2011 06:06 pm (UTC)
unintentional baitredheadedmuse on May 28th, 2011 04:56 pm (UTC)
right, I said "heart" but what I meant was intuition.
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Blue Gargantuabluegargantua on May 27th, 2011 06:55 pm (UTC)

Heart is kinda stupid that way. Genitalia doesn't help any either. My big life work is getting head to jump in there and exercise a little discretion.

"But I'm viscerally attracted to her!"
"And she'll totally do me!"
"Yes, and that probably means I should slow down!"
T Streich: avviesweetbaboo on May 29th, 2011 02:19 am (UTC)
The other side of Deliriumtaura_g on May 27th, 2011 06:34 pm (UTC)
I would really *like* to say I use my head more than my heart. That is not really the case.

I do try to be aware that my first reaction is more heart than head.
born from jets!!!catness on May 27th, 2011 07:55 pm (UTC)
Ha. I don't use my heart for anything. Haven't looked at it in a while. It's possible that the only thing in that space is a charcoal briquette with aorta attached. ;)
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Coscos on May 27th, 2011 09:33 pm (UTC)
I rely on keeping them in sync, on paying attention to when they're not, and on addressing that.
jordanwillowjordanwillow on May 27th, 2011 11:38 pm (UTC)
answered "my heart" for both, but wanted to add that while working, it's my head, at least 80% my head!
I'm not a hammer I'm a crowbarzsquirrelboy on May 28th, 2011 01:27 am (UTC)
Heart points in a direction. Head checks it. I'd say heart is leading... so that's kind of how I answered.
harimad on May 30th, 2011 07:59 pm (UTC)
I answed "head" to both but...
I used to rely almost entirely on my head. Around the time I turned 30 I realized that my gut had something useful to add and I started to learn how to listen to it, to put into words what it was telling me, and then to assess that input. I think that before I was about 30, that my gut had insufficient experience to be a useful adviser.

The bigger the question the more likely I am to take my gut's advice into account. What washing machine to buy? All head. What line of work? Both.