Up to now, everyone I’ve played on FICS has been polite–or at least not rude.
Please meet Thryge. We played a fairly nutty game. He made the proverbial “last mistake” which enabled me to go up 2 Rooks and a Knight for a Queen. After he resigned a few moves later, we had this short exchange:
His observation that I’m a “crap player” was accurate, but everything else was out of line.