next time you are at a gathering Dagney,
Listen to the conversation.
Ever since the WT planted fear of apostasy, and discussion outside of the meetings of anything doctrinal-
How often do you hear people discussing anything on a deep level. Doctines are no longer shared and chewed over.
It is as if they can't or won't discuss things: either because they no longer really inderstand due to confusion, and too many rapid changes - or they fear being viewed as verging on apostasy.
For many of the old ones it is now just a big social club, which is why they will miss the BS most.
Ask yourself honestly:
HOW OFTEN OVER THE LAST FEW YEARS HAVE YOU HEARD PEOPLE SAY "Even if it isn't true, it's still the best way of life."
The book study is skipped by many, because they are seeing it for the delusional steaming pile it is, from the "I Love Lucy" book, to the "Climax "