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Foresight and ethics
MrMisterIf you shoot an arrow, and it goes real high--hooray for youRegistered Userregular
Isn't a marriage a commitment of two people to each other? Or is it actually a social contract, a bond by which the rest of us have to help enforce?
Everyone has a responsibility not to be a dick, and furthermore, to afford one another a basic level of consideration. This is your responsibility when deciding whether to become involved with a person who you know to already be in a relationship. Will you be having a deleterious effect on these people's lives? Is the person who wants to sleep with you clearly doing something they will regret? Or, like in bsjezz's case, is one of the people deeply unhappy and looking for an out? What will the consequences of your action be? You have to take these considerations into account.
You always have a responsibility to evaluate the consequences of your actions on those around you.