I Am Fiercely Independent

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    I will walk away quietly

    if I believe the relationship is over This is out of respect for you Trying to offer an unsolicited explanation is just a form of manipulation Friendships are like romantic relationships: the mutual appreciation must be one of freely giving without control
    notaplacemat notaplacemat
    46-50, F
    Feb 17, 2016

    Not As Dependent As They Think..

    A lot of people seem to think I don't know how to take care of myself but they are wrong...I happen to know how to take care of myself and do it on a regular basis. They often say I am dependent on my parents for everything including money...but that's not entirely true...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13
    22-25, M
    Jun 2, 2013

    It's seems as if everyone around me is always

    playing catch up. I could never be satisfied with the bare minimum! Guess that's why I find myself alone yet content ;D
    QueenieV QueenieV
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 10, 2015

    I can do a million things on my own

    and I am a leader for everyone around me. I love that I am able to talk to anyone I want and not feel all that awkward or weird. I do what I think is right for me and my life and I live my life to the fullest despite what others may think.
    HappyHart5 HappyHart5
    18-21, F
    Jul 17, 2014

    I love being independent,

    and I love being free. Being free to do whatever I want, whenever I please. I protect my freedom and independence fiercely. I also love being a nomad. Going wherever I please, whenever I feel like it.
    BakinBaker BakinBaker
    22-25, F
    Jul 17, 2014

    Marriage Not For Me

     I LOVE my  kids. I HATE traditional marriage. This is years after wanting my dad and his wife to have the same name. I was waaaayyy into traditional marriage until I learned that it is similar to the Taliban and the thumb they put women under.  Marriage should...
    notaplacemat notaplacemat
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Oct 13, 2009
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