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To: marthemaria
Carlsen recently said in an interview to The Guardian that he has only had brief relationships with girls as the world championship title is too important for him to focus on that.

That doesn't sound very well adjusted, although unfortunately it is "normal" these days

3 posted on 11/06/2013 9:10:12 AM PST by GeronL
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To: GeronL

Bobby Fischer was so engrossed with chess that he had little time for relationships with other people, including girls. Fischer did things with chess pieces that bordered on the magical, but there is a sort of sadness of how the rest of his human existence just deteriorated.


6 posted on 11/06/2013 10:04:23 AM PST by fhayek
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