chapter  1
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'The cream cake made me eat it': an introduction to the ABC theory of REBT

While listening to Mrs Jones's account I had a most peculiar image. I pictured in my mind's eye Mrs Jones sitting in the cafe with mouth resolutely closed, but her lips were being prised apart by the cream cake that had levitated itself and flown through the air of its own accord towards the hapless Mrs Jones. Then, having prised Mrs Jones's lips apart, it rammed itself into her mouth and forced itself down her gullet.