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I Am Just Looking to Be Happy

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    Formula #1 For Happiness

      In my opinion - A formula for happiness. Happiness= What you want - What you can get + what you will settle for. Doesn't always work, but can be revisied.
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M Mar 12, 2009

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    Treasure Hunting

    Faerie tried looking. I put up missing posters on walls and posts. I turned over my bed. I went to the brightest room. And what I found instead Is that we do not look for happiness. We make our own. We make ourselves happy. And only then Will we be able to share And find other's...
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 3, 2012

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    Life Is Quicksand

    Let me tell you after all my years of being depressed I learned one thing. This poem is meant for the people who are here, who are reading it, who needed it.Life Is Quicksand Life is quicksand Your friends are your support system They hold you up when you're feeling down When I'm...
    instantquack instantquack 18-21, F Jan 11, 2013

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    Happy As One Could Be.....

    Let me just say for the record that im happy as one could ever be in this crazy and gloomy world of ours. I keep things on the up and up and always keep reaching for the stars.YepIm just a happy cool guy everyday, all day
    LongLiveRockAndRoll LongLiveRockAndRoll 26-30, M Nov 5, 2012

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    About To Burst

    I just need someone to share my story with, i guess. Someone who actually wants to listen. But, every time I try to let it out I either lose a friend or become even more of an introvert than I already am.... I just need a way out. Don't get me wrong. I'm not suicidal and I hope I...
    amongthelilies amongthelilies 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 10, 2013

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    I want to text someone right

    now find a beautiful girl
    oflame oflame 13-15, F Dec 29, 2014

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    The Pinnacle

    I know that we have to walk through the valleys, then climb the mountain to truly appreciate the pinnacle, but why does there have to be so many valleys for all of us lately?  My hope for all my circle is that we reach the pinnacle together and that it be soon. 
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 8 Responses Mar 11, 2009

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    Right Now - Why Can'T I Be Happy? Or At Least...Neutral

    I currently want to slit my wrists and bleed out so I never have to wake up to this horrible life ever again. The thought of never having to be awake again excites me and makes me feel warm and relaxed all at the same time, because I would finally be at peace. I am tired of being...
    instantquack instantquack 18-21, F Jan 25, 2013

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    Hello :) I am a polytherian of 3 animals. I am the alpha female of the wondering skies pack. We are still fairly new and looking for new members. Its held on skype. A very peaceful...
    bubbathebirdy bubbathebirdy 13-15, F 25 mins ago

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    I am once again looking for a submissive.
    SouthrnDaddy SouthrnDaddy 56-60, M 1 hr ago

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    I am looking for Daddies Special Lil Princess. Are you out there lil girl?
    LasVegasDaddy LasVegasDaddy 36-40, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Hi Everyone I've been divorced for 2 years now. I was married for 23 years. I do not love my ex husband anymore. I have been asked out 5 times since my divorce. But I get scared...
    CathyL12 CathyL12 51-55, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I am looking for a gril friends and to have fun and good relationship .
    edward02 edward02 56-60, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Hey, I will be happy to chat and discuss with cd, mtf, ts who are looking for support or just to make a new friend. :)
    JOMMJ JOMMJ 18-21, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    because of how I thought happiness was obtained. I thought people or a person was suppose to make you happy. Clearly, I am wrong. I think the goal now is to figure out what it is...
    ptsdlady ptsdlady 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    i am looking for some one who is in The same age group as i am,likes to do crazy things,is funny,loving,kind who will undersatnd me.we can do every thing together.i am kind of a...
    sherriexyz sherriexyz 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    The easiest way to become happy is to do what it is you want to do. We become unhappy when we worry about what someone else thinks of us. This thought can be a passing glance and...
    Weretiger Weretiger 26-30 a week ago

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    So looking forward to a nice meal tonight with family and friends for my birthday then a few drinks have a sing along
    mark210 mark210 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 21

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    I am so incredibly happy I just happened to stumble upon this website while looking for ways to cope with my long distance military relationship... no one in my personal life...
    Alli4772 Alli4772 16-17, F Aug 21

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    There's this guy I am with almost every weekend. I've spent more time with him than I have with friends I've had for 30 and 40 years. I was sad and miserable for such a long time...
    xcryptic xcryptic 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    Hello, i am from norway and i am 23 years old and i am finally looking for a serious relationship. I have been traveling the world alot and enjoying life but now i feel ready for...
    Norwegianman Norwegianman 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 19

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    Hi. I am 27 , well-settled and well traveled Indian living in PUNJAB. My family is living in abroad. I am Self Employed. I am looking for a DECENT , good-looking, closet girl who's...
    decentlife decentlife 26-30, M Aug 18

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    I am very happy at the moment I have a great family happy job and great boyfriend. I hope to be this happy all my life.
    sbell88 sbell88 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    After months of looking for a job, I finally found one that 1. Is near my house 2. Offers good benefits 3. I think I will like. I also just realised that I might have been...
    Dewms Dewms 18-21, F 10 Responses Aug 17

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    I am looking for my happiness. Tell me in what ways you've found your happiness.
    moonlight1989 moonlight1989 26-30, F 8 Responses Aug 15

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    There comes a point when you realize that to some people in your life you will never be good enough for no matter how hard you try, and at that point you realize that you are...
    josielynn0119 josielynn0119 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 13

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    A meaningful relationship it begins true. People feel they can do anything and have it all. You cannot have your cake and eat it too. I feel a true friendship can grow into a...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F Aug 13

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    I would love to feel happiness again...to wake up in the morning and *actually* feel there was something to look forward to, that there was something to live for...a purpose in...
    ItReallyDoesntMatterAnyMore ItReallyDoesntMatterAnyMore 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 13

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    I am writing on behalf of a friend. He is 28 years old, handsome African American that is looking for a MOC. He travels back ask do forth to the quad and would really like this...
    Jayj5691 Jayj5691 22-25 1 Response Aug 13

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    HAPPY 21st BIRTHDAY to my lovely sister Julia. :) I'm so lucky to have a sister who is always there for me when I need to talk. She always makes time for me to help me through any...
    Hannah1100 Hannah1100 13-15, F 5 Responses Aug 12

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    happiness is a choice, or so i have read. i am choosing to believe this. yes, life is hard, it punches you in the gut and knocks you on your ***. but you have to get up, and keep...
    mrawesome08755 mrawesome08755 46-50, M 6 Responses Aug 12

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    hello my name is mussi aka Rosemary, I'm the alpha female of a new pack called DarkRoses, and I would like to have members, but loyal and respectful members. if you would like to...
    MussiPaw MussiPaw 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 9

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    I'm scared of being happy because it seems whenever I am something makes me upset again at least when I'm constantly upset it's not such a big drop. I'm never gonna be fully happy...
    polarbearlove polarbearlove 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 9

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    I'm a nice guy who respects women, although it seems I never come across a woman who appreciates this. It would be nice to find a friend who actually cares and makes time for u...
    Tannedguy007 Tannedguy007 26-30, M Aug 9

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    I'm 31, asian woman. Looking for MOC. Prefer white gay man, in your late 20's or 30's. Looking for gay man in US, ohio. Send me messages and let's talk about it.
    cissyslient cissyslient 36-40, F Aug 8

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    I'm 31, asian woman. Looking for MOC. Prefer white gay man, in your late 20's or 30's. Looking for gay man in US, ohio. Send me messages and let's talk about it.
    cissyslient cissyslient 36-40, F Aug 8

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    Lost wolf looking for fellow wolfs to talk to. I'm a 16 year old male, I live in Dearborn Michigan . My last pack was killed off 4 years ago and I'm looking for a new one to join...
    Sports2 Sports2 13-15, M 6 Responses Aug 8

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    If I can't be happy by myself, I definitely can't be happy with no one else. I used to depend on others to make me happy sometimes they will, sometimes they won't and when they don...
    MasterWonderPiece MasterWonderPiece 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 7

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    I'm fatter than I've ever been and I could not be more happy about it. I spend all day stuffing my fat face with junk food. I always have four (an extra in the afternoon) huge...
    m3ltingsnow m3ltingsnow 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 7

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    Like I've mentioned before I was raped by my stepdad when I was 10 years old. While it was a very scary experience for me I have chosen to forgive my stepdad for what he did to me...
    hannahphillips hannahphillips 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 6

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    I know it might not last long so I just want to appreciate it while I can. I think I have reached a level of acceptance with my loss and I am finally out from under all the heavy...
    IPleadthe5th IPleadthe5th 41-45 9 Responses Aug 6

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