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I Always Feel Better After a Shower

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    Seriously, hot water has been the penultimate

    achievement of civilization!! Well, that coupled with the fact that my shower stall has a "Water Waster 2000" head in it. It will deplete a 40 gallon hot water tank in 15 minutes! It's like getting pressure washed up to the point of physical pain...I pay for it when my water...
    Beaver318 Beaver318 41-45, M Jun 18

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    I dont know what it is,

    but if I am sick, if I am hot and dirty, or if I am upset...it just washes all the crap away...
    BlueEyedFaye BlueEyedFaye 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    A nice hot shower and a night cap - is just

    lovely.. feeling refreshed and relaxed!
    Jaidori Jaidori 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 29

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    Sometimes i feel like the most peaceful

    and quiet place to be is in the shower😊☺️ taking a long shower after a stressful week.
    Siomara Siomara 18-21 1 Response Jul 18

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    nothing like standing under the hot water,

    feeling it wash down your body. lathering up my long hair, and washing every inch of my body - feels so good to be clean - so refreshing.  sometimes I shower twice a day!  I always empty the water heater - makes dad a little mad. LOL
    daniellaf daniellaf 18-21, F 17 Responses Dec 10, 2013

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    I love showers.....so relaxing

    and steamy......mmmmmm!
    Rayven1997 Rayven1997 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 17

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    Who doesn't? All clean,

    fresh smelling, I take at least two a day....
    W4W2 W4W2 41-45, F 6 Responses Apr 29

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    Yet I'm so hesitant to start one.

    WTH? I love showering and I always feel great after. But before even stepping in I'll avoid it as hard as I can. Why?!
    FallenPride FallenPride 22-25, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Nothing feels like a cold

    and refreshing shower. Nothing feels like lying in bed naked all clean and freshen up. Will you lie with me?
    4loveOR4money 4loveOR4money 18-21, F 10 Responses Dec 20, 2013

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    I want to take a nice hot shower.

    ..I will in just a bit, but I will talk about them now. They are so good to me Especially when I have my fragrance body wash. It's something about a nice shower that makes me feel good. I can spend as much time in there as I want. I can do what I want to my own body, and no one...
    WasteYouthWithMe WasteYouthWithMe 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 15

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    l am always relaxed and feel much better

    after a long and hot shower. I love the water beating down my back and chest as I am washing up.
    mombusyoncomputer mombusyoncomputer 31-35, F 6 Responses Apr 23

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    Cleanliness is next to godliness,

    I've heard. It's true! I love to shower, to feel fresh and clean always. I disagree with spraying body sprays instead of showering. I will shower two or three times a day, minimum.
    Bourgault Bourgault 22-25, F 5 Responses Jun 15

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    I look forward to my night showers I feel like

    it's washing away all of the bad energies from throughout the day
    lovenicolexo lovenicolexo 18-21, F 3 Responses May 10

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    I especially enjoy the luxury of a long hot

    shower if I can make time for one. Massaging the shower gel all over helps take the tension out of my muscles and helps me to relax a lot I find.
    sometimeslonelytoo sometimeslonelytoo 41-45, M Aug 15

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    I definitely and always will feel

    so much better after a hot shower head beating against my body. After my shower, I feel so relaxed and ready to start my day.
    momanddaughteratbeach momanddaughteratbeach 36-40, F 2 Responses May 5

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    Showers are the greatest.

    ..love the massage I get from the tiny streams on my back. It eases my sore muscles into bliss. Love the scents from my body wash and shampoo, because the whole apartment smells very good after the shower.
    Sookie70 Sookie70 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 2

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    I want a bigger shower

    so 2 people can get clean together.
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Mar 30

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    I always feel better

    after a shower. I love to take a shower I take one every day, no matter what is going on, or how I am feeling, sometimes, I even take two showers in one day. Taking a shower always relaxes me, and puts me at ease.
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 7 Responses Mar 13

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    Experience isn't related to the above line

    but I haven't been on this for a while, felt really lonely and just didn't know what to do. Need some positivity in my life and I don't know how to get it. Just got a new laptop because my other one broke so I can reply if anyone needs to talk or anything or just wants a...
    cmdoran cmdoran 18-21, F 9 Responses Aug 15

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    As the name of this experience implies,

    I indeed always feel better after a shower, especially on the hottest days of summer. Even if it's a cold shower, it's certainly better than feeling sticky until I do.
    BLACKTIGER75 BLACKTIGER75 36-40, M Jul 7

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    I treasure The pleasure Of feeling clean,

    To be seen, Refreshed Properly dressed!
    Paca24 Paca24 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 13

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    It washes away the bacterial storm of deadlines,

    and aggression, and yesterdays news. Not to mention all the days activities that linger with me. The air, the hug from others, washed away with heat, and good smells, and water running down my face, arms, and legs. Nothing feels better than start over...fresh.
    sunny3875 sunny3875 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    Feels like I'm washing away my fatigue

    when I take shower. Night showers are good except my hair looks like a birds nest in the morning.
    CloakedStranger CloakedStranger 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 30

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    But not today. I fainted in the shower

    and the day got progressively worse from there.
    Libbs036 Libbs036 31-35, F 20 Responses Apr 14

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    I love to go out after a shower wrapped on my

    towel feeling fresh.If I can and have time I like to sit at my desk and chillax writing or with the computer.Nothing like having all the time of the world.
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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    There is just something about a shower

    that helps me feel better:)
    goodgirl1994 goodgirl1994 18-21, F 12 Responses Jul 7

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    You've got to love a long relaxing shower

    where you just don't worry about a thing.
    SalinNY SalinNY 46-50, F 6 Responses Apr 6

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    there is something refreshing,

    exhillarating and relaxing about having a shower - to be able to stand under the water and let my mind wander, to a quick clean up when in a hurry!! Yup, I always feel better after a shower, don't you??
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly 36-40, F 6 Responses Jul 4

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    I just do. I don't really know why.

    I can be perfectly fine on a cool day and a shower will just make me even better
    itsthisgirlagain itsthisgirlagain 13-15, F Jun 24

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    Hot showers after a hard workout are probably

    one of my favorite things! So refreshing, relaxing and rejuvenating! Hot water can be very therapeutic.
    Anxiousgirl13 Anxiousgirl13 18-21 4 Responses Mar 30

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    Who doesn't feel better

    after a shower. You just feel so clean, reinvigorated, and refreshed. I definitely appreciate showers even more after you haven't had one in a while. While camping, showers are a premium and sponge baths become the norm. So showers are really so freaking cool.
    AlbuquerqueJay AlbuquerqueJay 31-35, M Jul 16

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    Showers are the greatest.

    ..love the massage I get from the tiny streams on my back. It eases my sore muscles into bliss. Love the scents from my body wash and shampoo, because the whole apartment smells very good after the shower.
    PinkyC PinkyC 31-35, F Aug 19

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    I love the yummy feeling of a shower!

    ! Nothing feels fresher during the summer weather!
    Bumblehbee Bumblehbee 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 25

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    carmencyr43 carmencyr43 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    I loveee hott steamy showers especially

    when shared with some one ;)
    xxpantieloverxx xxpantieloverxx 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    I just had a shower,

    and I feel SOOOOOOO much better!
    Taurusedi Taurusedi 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 6

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    I almost always feel great

    after a shower. I feel refreshed, healthy, and confident. I also believe that thinking in the shower is a spiritual way to wash off the stresses of the day. I think it's good because there's no distraction in there and thats why you feel better after.
    KellysMyName KellysMyName 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    The shower is like my place.

    It gets me away from school, work, and the trials of the day. Almost nothing relaxes me more.
    fuzzynerd fuzzynerd 26-30, M 3 Responses Apr 14

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    I do. it gives me time to think clear my head,

    think positively. Also the shower makes me feel comfortable a place where i can look at my body and my mom wont come in questioning me. Like I hate that it's my body how are you going to tell me if i cant look at me. period i love the shower
    ihaveaname99 ihaveaname99 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    The hot shower helps to loosen up my bones and make feel like brand new
    xxsweetheartxx xxsweetheartxx 22-25, F Nov 2, 2013

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    A shower gives you a fresh start.

    ..like freshly laundered linen just waiting to get creased ;)
    BytheBy BytheBy 46-50, F 16 Responses Jun 12

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    I know this is the Internet

    and I'm setting myself up to be blasted by all kinds of people, but is there actually anyone who takes showers who doesn't feel better after they get out then when they went in? Just speaking for myself, I'd probably quit taking them if I went in feeling great and came out...
    Talynn Talynn 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 14

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    deedeebear deedeebear 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 22

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    I always feel better

    after a warm, aromatic shower with spa or relaxation music playing. The combination of the fragrances, the warmth, the water and the soft music is so tranquil and comforting to me. It helps with my anxiety. Definitely something I look forward to!
    Anxiousgirl13 Anxiousgirl13 18-21 5 Responses Jun 20

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    Showers just wash away the grime of another day

    and all its crappy emotions and burdens... Plus, I don't know how many problems in my life I've solved whilst thinking in the shower.
    MindvsHeartAJ MindvsHeartAJ 18-21, T 1 Response Jun 26

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    I believe in Water Conservation.

    I never shower alone. I do it for Mother Earth.
    ACraigNewman ACraigNewman 36-40, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I love taking showers,

    they make me feel like a new person😏
    Lanigga14 Lanigga14 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 7

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    The sound and feeling of hot water

    after a long day are perfection.
    Anxiousgirl13 Anxiousgirl13 18-21 Apr 4

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    There's nothing like a nice hot shower get all

    soapy and clean and then jump into a nice clean fresh bed. It has to be the best feeling outside of sex...
    Wheels64 Wheels64 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 19

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    Clean. Fresh. Sweet.

    Stimulated.
    Silfverberg Silfverberg 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 29

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    I take at least one if not more

    than one shower a day. After completing my shower I feel so much better, clean, and ready to start my day. I love to feel and smell clean. Cleanliness or hygiene is so important to prevent infection and disease.
    amandahill amandahill 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 6

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    I especially love feeling stuff the day after, really confirms that I worked hard.
    Lebby11 Lebby11 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    Nothing better than a cold shower after comming from the gym. It's soo refreshing ;)
    vinneh22 vinneh22 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 12

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