March 28, 2001
Don't share private life with public
I just read the article about the upcoming changes ["Growing
up"]. Sounds interesting. I want your permission to add something
more (especially now that I know how old you are!)
I think we all have an inner self with our anger, fears, impatience
or other things that are not even always permanent and they come and go.
Sometimes exposing that private side to the public might not be that interesting
and could damage our image. To me it is like going out into the public
with pajamas, even though that's something that almost everybody wears
Also, I can not believe the same person who published "Citizen
Pahlavi" makes those remarks to the so-called "bacheh nanehs".
Deciding who should be called "bacheh naneh" would require a
long discussion. Who is to be blamed; the person or the evironment? Whatever
the answer, you are too good to us readers to talk about these kind of
I hope I don't have to use a nickname for my next correspondence with