I find it a little disconcerting when I am compared to one of Pavlov’s dog. I don’t salivate on command. I may not be part of his experiment to see if dogs could be conditioned to salivate on an external stimilus, but whether I admit to it or not, I have been conditioned either consciously or subconsciously and much of my behaviour is dictated by these conditioned reflexes. 381 more words