I Am a Small Town Girl

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    I grew up in a very rural town where everyone knows everyone, half the people own some kind of farm and where all the houses are empty on Sunday from 10 to 11:30. The shops and restaurants are all scattered so their isn't really one downtown. It gets busier in the summer do to...
    Santana4 Santana4
    13-15, F
    Dec 2, 2012

    Okeana , Ohio

    I dont think its even on the map ... from the time i was a child ..  its grown alot though ... we have one restaurant in town .. a gas station and a lil mini market ...  its soo small if you blink you miss it ...   i always wanted nothing more than to get...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    Sep 13, 2007

    Me Too !

    I was born and brought up in a small town and I will always be the same small town girl anywhere I live.And I am so proud of that.Small town background helps me  be myself.
    motherearth motherearth
    1 Response Sep 17, 2007

    The Sticks

    I was born and raised in a very small town in the south. I have lived here most of my life. There was a point in my life when I left my small town and moved to the big city to experience life so to speak. I lived in this city for 7 years. I wasnt happy at all. I had alot of...
    picgirl picgirl
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 10, 2007

    Small Town to the Core

    i was raised in a town of less than 150 people, it had about 110 or so. i knew just about everyone and the ones i didn't know it was only because they had recently moved in. our town had two liquer stores and a gas station, and about 7 churches. everyone i wasn't related to by...
    tamarah tamarah
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 17, 2008

    Small But Happy

    We are on the map, but in the smallest county in Pennsylvania. And though it is a semi small town in comparison to others around I am quite happy with my existence here. Of course there are things left to desire no matter where you are, but honestly.....I'm glad to be in a...
    MegJgeM MegJgeM
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 2, 2008

    Living In The Big City

    I am from a very small town in the lake district. Everyone knows everyone and you can forget about keeping secrets! If you go out expect to run into at least 5 people you would rather not. The town was built around a shipyard and everyone works there. Throughout my school life...
    22BumbleBee22 22BumbleBee22
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 23, 2013

    Small Town Life

    We have a few small restuarants, a water agency, PG and E, one store, two gas stations, and that is all we need. We have the elementary school, middle school, and high school, no more than a couple hundred students in each school. We don't date in town because we may end up...
    soldiersgirl1 soldiersgirl1
    22-25, F
    Mar 16, 2013

    I Live In a Small Town

    I have lived in this small town almost my entire life. There are less than 5,000 people here.  I am not crazy about it because there isn't alot to do, but I would rather live here than in the city.  I hate the city.  It's chaos and stresses me out. ...
    haydenrules haydenrules
    31-35, F
    1 Response Feb 4, 2009

    My Home Town

    I lived in a small town all my life. It was in Wales and it was in the middle of no where really. It was coastal which was nice but it was such a journey to the nearest decent place to go shopping or for a trip away. I'm glad I was brought up there though, I much prefer it to a...
    31-35, F
    Oct 31, 2007

    Flower Petals

    Early on one April morning, A beautiful flower took its sprout, It grew many beautiful petals, These petals were bright in the field, A touch of generic beauty in the dull expanse, And in their summer prime, Those petals gave joy to passersby, But August descended into October...
    Santana4 Santana4
    13-15, F
    Dec 15, 2012
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