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I Am Bald By Choice

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    Shaved My Head

    I had a full head of hair, but decided to shave it off. Frequent haircuts, shampooing, drying and combing my hair became a real chore. Also dandruf had been a problem for me since my teenage years. After trying every dandruf treatment available, I gave up. Over a 3 year period...
    bigjim13579 bigjim13579 61-65 4 Responses Dec 12, 2010

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    doomsdaysmores doomsdaysmores 31-35, M Jan 20

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    Recently shaved off all my hair (head to toe

    inc. eyelashes) and I feel great!
    Kojak100 Kojak100 36-40, M Jan 25

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    Shaved And Glad

    Yeah I can grow a full head of thick hair, and not thinning at 54, But i got sick of the hair and so cut it short and after some time thinking about it shaved it off and glad , and have kept it shaven for last 10yrs and would never go back to hair , and only takes me about 1...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 28, 2010

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    About 4 Years Now...

    I've been shaving my head consistently for about 4 years. Much easier than going for a haircut!
    doomsdaysmores doomsdaysmores 31-35, M Oct 17, 2013

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    She is responsible for that fetus she's carrying. Whatever choice she makes, she will have to live with it for the rest of her life. Only she knows her body better than anybody...
    Inherownwords Inherownwords 31-35, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I first shaved my head in 2004 when I had surgery and the anesthetics took it out and some of it never re-grew. So I thought I would go for the bald look, I must say I looked it...
    sexyNana61 sexyNana61 61-65, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    I might have already posted a story about this and if I did, please disregard. I am so sick and tired of people talking about 1% of abortions are done because of rape. Rape is not...
    Inherownwords Inherownwords 31-35, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I had worn my hair shoulder length for years and then went to chin length and then really short pixie with long sideswept bangs in front. I was asked to shave my head for a...
    buzzlover317 buzzlover317 46-50 7 Responses Jul 6

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    I am not "pro-abortion". That isn't how this works, dear. I am pro-choice- meaning- I am ~pro- your right to chose how your life goes from here because that is your life and not...
    UndefinedLabelessStrangeChick UndefinedLabelessStrangeChick 18-21 2 Responses Jun 27

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    I get so sick and tired of anti choice people saying that pro choice means pro death or pro abortion. No it does not. Choice is what it is... You support a woman's decision. That's...
    Inherownwords Inherownwords 31-35, F 8 Responses Jul 1

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    I am pro choice. I am also a Christian/Catholic. Some would say that I am not a real Christian because I am pro choice. Where exactly in the bible, does it say that its a sin to be...
    Inherownwords Inherownwords 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 4

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    I have had 2 abortions. I wanted to share my experiences. The first one was when I was around 19-20. I was with an abusive ex. I was also on drugs. The second was with my fianc...
    saviscool saviscool 22-25, F 7 Responses Jun 24

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    I hate been giving choices. It sucks. Even if there is no wrong choice, I still choose the wrong one.
    QuietChick96 QuietChick96 18-21, F Jun 25

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    She had just turned 36, and as she lay on her bed 5 days after her birthday came and went, after another year living in her father's house, she wondered to herself: What the...
    EmDai EmDai 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 3

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    Pregnancy crises centers pose as abortion clinics to shame women who are going to get abortions or thinking about it. This was back in 2013 but apparently this is a trend or...
    christfukk christfukk 26-30, F 5 Responses Jun 24

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    Making abortion illegal would be the biggest mistake since prohibition. It will still happen, but it will become more dangerous and the risk of getting any sort of infection (or...
    kaps105 kaps105 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 26

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    Washington, DC, on Jan. 15, 2014. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Supreme Court strikes down abortion clinic buffer zone law By Irin Carmon In a unanimous opinion, the Supreme Court struck...
    bijouxbroussard bijouxbroussard 46-50, F 5 Responses Jun 26

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    I feel like a woman is entitled to her own body by all means (this includes the obvious fact that rape is wrong), and it is her choice whether to keep the baby or not. People don't...
    Phoenix259 Phoenix259 16-17, M 1 Response Jun 28

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    You are not "pro-life" you're 'Anti-choice" stop trying to tell people otherwise. "Pro-life" would be a term describes someone who is about protecting life in ALL of its forms...
    Exfrayed Exfrayed 26-30, F 6 Responses Jun 29

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    Not issuing birth control to women that need it, because they're personal belief is more important, than a young woman getting pregnant? Or closing down abortion clinics and making...
    Inherownwords Inherownwords 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 2

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    When you wake up every day, you have two choices. You can either be positive or negative; an optimist or a pessimist. I choose to be an optimist. It's all a matter of perspective...
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F Jul 3

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    Im not going to beat around the bush In my religion being pro choice is either a sin (supporting abortions and stuff) is a sin It sucks so bad when people judge others, instead...
    Tigerlily93 Tigerlily93 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    I'm all about making good and wise decisions for my life. It takes thought and consideration of the future. It seems like everything is so fast paced and it can cause us to be...
    relating2u79 relating2u79 31-35, M Jul 8

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    Wow, I'm a 52 yr old woman soon to be 53 and no children. Just like so many of us on here I am bitter and wish so badly for a child even at this age. Not going to happen I suppose...
    Texxy Texxy 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    I think many people ignore that being pro-choice is not simply supporting abortion. It's supporting ALL methods of not only birth control but also parenthood along with options...
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I now have decided to think that happiness is a choice... So I am choosing to be happy whatever the situation maybe.. I have come a long way already to just give up or make the...
    purplefreespirit purplefreespirit 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    If it was the right choice... why does it hurt so much?
    Akumakun Akumakun 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    ... Because I love children and believe that it is a woman's right to have a say in her reproductive health. ~Adelaide. *I have reached my limits. Even someone who has such a...
    AddyAddyAddy AddyAddyAddy 22-25, F 8 Responses 2 days ago

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    I don't shout my beliefs at everyone though because everyone is entitled to their own. But it annoys me that I've seen about 5 Pro-Life billboards. Where are the Pro - Choice...
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F 8 Responses 2 days ago

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    How can you sit there and tell me that the majority of abortions are done during later in the pregnancy? Then come and tell me that you know all about it? No, the majority of...
    Inherownwords Inherownwords 31-35, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I expect all the people that are Pro-Life and demand that women bring unwanted children into the world, take care of those children. If you're going to force a woman to do...
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F 4 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I've been really thinking about joining the marines. I just want a career a new start and new people in my life
    R3b3llion32 R3b3llion32 22-25, F 10 hrs ago

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    I'm a leader not a follower. I do what I think is best for my life not what other people say.
    alyssabay alyssabay 13-15, F 10 hrs ago

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    I'm an weird place, where everything seems great, however when you look closer you can see cracks all over .. And I wonder what the hell should I do. I live with my partner whom I...
    azureafterglow azureafterglow 22-25, M 4 hrs ago

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    I hate it, my hair is always really short, like a 2 on the top and a 0 on the sides. It's sad I try not to care but it's weird like I can sense my hair loss happening all say...
    topman27 topman27 26-30, M 2 Responses Jun 26

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    "Just because its legal, doesn't make it okay". As a matter of fact it does. Legal abortions are safe. They are also performed by professional doctors. Legal abortions are done...
    Inherownwords Inherownwords 31-35, F 4 Responses Jun 23

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    It's not!!! I'm bi, and my dad one time my caught me staring at a guy and he told that I had to stop being gay!! He doesn't know I'm bi, so I don't know if he meant anything by it...
    KoolKandon KoolKandon 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 23

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    Terrorist says there was no conspiracy, no matter how much evidence I gave, proving that Dr. Tiller's murder was coordinated by Operation Rescue personell hired by that organ for...
    bitlord bitlord 51-55 Jun 25

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    Point blank : It's not anyone else's damn business. Keep your nose out of my ***. You don't know my story, and there's a reason for that.
    Allibecca Allibecca 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 26

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    My late wife had 3 miscarriages. I feel as though I've missed out as everyone I know has children.
    MickyMD MickyMD 51-55, M 2 Responses Jun 26

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    if you were aborted, than your fingers would be rotting in a garbage bag instead of typing on your idea of how babies are such an in convince.
    camjames9876 camjames9876 16-17, M 9 Responses Jun 27

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    I am not saying that I wouldn't love my child, but if I was raped and became pregnant.. It does happen, I would be staring into the eyes of a child who's father raped me. My child...
    smokesomething smokesomething 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 27

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    There are 7 billion people in the world. 99% of the world's riches belong to the 1% of the population. There is an entire CONTINENT that struggles with finding clean water. These...
    SourQueen SourQueen 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    It's very simple, you don't know what is best best for that unborn baby. If a woman chooses abortion, that is her decision. Because only she knows what is best. An abortion is not...
    Inherownwords Inherownwords 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 28

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    Female Yes I have oestrogen Progesterone Yes I am hormonal An strive to hold my own But that's only because Of the force use against me When I try to live my life Trying to...
    HoTmOuThBaBe HoTmOuThBaBe 18-21, F Jun 29

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    I assume everyone has had time to read and digest Burwell v. Sebelius nee "Hobby Lobby"? Well, what do you think? Did the 5 Catholic OWM pee in your faces or not? Do you think...
    bitlord bitlord 51-55 3 Responses Jun 30

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