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- Umm . . . well, no, because that's exactly what happens to wiki pages. :-) See the line below the edit box:
If you don't want your writing to be edited mercilessly and redistributed at will, then don't submit it here.
- What you are perhaps thinking of is a user page - that's for your own personal use as a registered user, and you are welcome to describe yourself there as you wish; the phrasing won't be changed by others. This page is intended to be an encyclopedia page about you edited by everyone, as opposed to a description from you, and so it was edited to conform to the style guide. For comparison, see GreenReaper and User:GreenReaper.
- Now, of course, you don't have to absolutely agree with the way you have been paraphrased, and you're welcome to make further edits - but you should be aware that we are aiming for a compact third-person factual description (while still remaining in prose rather than degenerating to lists). Big quotes are discouraged because they end up becoming chunks of the article that can't be changed, effectively circumventing the point of having multiple users edit it.