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Am I wrong about this? Game is reported, but still bugs me

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My opponent resigned 8 hours into the game because "they have a life and can't keep waiting for my movies". I started game and then 3 or 4 hours later they played 1st turn. I understood because they were in Australia and I am in US. Then hours later, they resigned because after 3 or 4 turns I had time between moves and didn't communicate it. 1st - it is in my public comment that I play when I can. 2nd - it wasn't like I had many hours between turns I was like 30 to 60 mins 3rd - they have no warning except through their public comment Does this just seem rude? Does this person belong on a site like this? Am I the wrong one? I have been playing WWF for 5 years and been on this site most of that time. I have never been treated this way. Thoughts?
asked 6 years ago in Daily by mom2boys3girls Word Freak (3,910 points)

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Your public comment is something to the effect of, please be patient with me if I'm slow, my kids come first. Their public comment is, I'm a quick player and expect my opponents to be as well. If they can't be fast, they need to let me know. Taking 30-60 minutes between moves is not slow to me. I think they are being unreasonable.
answered 6 years ago by anonymous
Thanks. I am frustrated that my comment wasn't good enough for them, but I am being held to their comment. Plus their morning is my afternoon/evening. So I was available when they were sleeping. Why should that be held against me?

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