I Am Doing the Best That I Can

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    Not Always Right

    I get things wrong, everybody does, but I am learning from my choices. Every day is a lesson. The one thing I can say is I always mean well and I always try to do the right thing, and in my opinion that is what counts. People in my life have always expected a lot from me...
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    Apr 19, 2012

    It'S Not Good Enough

    I'm starting to feel my age. I don't mean that I'm old, I'm only 30, but I feel aged. The PTSD is too much to handle. I'm doing the best I can but it's not good enough
    AngelaDark AngelaDark
    31-35, F
    Apr 3, 2013

    I Can Tell Myself That, But Sometimes I Don't Believe It!

    I'm a perfectionist - that's all there is to it.... That being said, I don't believe that I come very close to perfection - at all - especially in the MOTHERHOOD area.  I used to think that I didn't come close in the WIFE area, but I don't really know anymore because I don't...
    DorothyofOz DorothyofOz
    41-45, F
    1 Response Sep 22, 2010

    Todays Lessons

    Yesterday I was very present. I was in heaven and happier than ever. Today I noticed the things that make me *not* present, and cause me suffering. #1. My boyfriend got an interview today, and instead of being genuinely happy for him, I immediately felt inadequate about myself...
    garbagequeen garbagequeen
    18-21, T
    1 Response Feb 2, 2013

    I guess I will just have to hope

    that my best is indeed good enough because frankly it's all I've got.
    TKD1 TKD1
    51-55, F
    Mar 31, 2014

    Or Am I

    I suppose from the outside looking in I seem to be quite the mess. Always something gone astray, bills behind, children with booboo's and me.... just no words for me I guess.  Funny though how as much wrong as I see myself doing there is also some right going on. I mean...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Aug 21, 2009
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