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I Am Learning How to Live Life Being Disabled

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    GOD Help Me

    "You've been in a Coma" That was the first thing I recognized someone saying to me.  Let me start from the beginning.  Like everyone,  I worked, played and ran my life. One day I didn't feel so well but went to work anyway and ...
    MariesBelief MariesBelief 51-55, F 2 Responses Apr 9, 2009

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    Learning to Live Disabled.

    My Disabilities are directly from my Coma.  Although I am Diabetic, it was not what put me in the Coma.  I have short term memory, & mobility problems.  Because of the lack of oxygen to my brain while in intensive care I have no feeling in either hands...
    MariesBelief MariesBelief 51-55, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2009

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    I want to live life to the fullest like my stomach :P
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    Well, I've never posted anything before, but there's no time to start like the present. I just wanted to post about what I'm labeling, "Quarter Life Crisis". I'm 23 and have yet to...
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    singing, just like any other skill, can be acquired through trial and error, and of course a ton of practicing. I seriously suck at singing but im looking to get better. practice...
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    If life is truly given to us just once and after that there's nothing only black emptiness in which our whole essence disappear.... Then shouldn't we use this gift of life wisely...
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    Well it sounds great, but it's just getting there. I'm making baby steps. started swimming and walking. I told my spouse I was a fat ball. He said I was his butterball, sweet. I...
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    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 24

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    RestlessFlame RestlessFlame 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 24

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    I try to do this but sometimes I feel like I am wasting my time. However I have done a lot of cool stuff in the past.
    sroonaka616 sroonaka616 18-21 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    if I never met you or even if we stayed together n lived happily ever after
    OxymoronAya OxymoronAya 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    Life is very simple don't make it complicate.
    metoofrendly metoofrendly 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 20

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    I see life as a buffet and I just want to sample a little bit of everything that is offered to me after all, you never know until you try!
    Taumilynn Taumilynn 36-40 2 Responses Apr 21

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    Surviving is winning, everything else is bullshit! Fairytale spun by people afraid to look life in the eye! Whatever it takes, kid! Survive!
    1776patriot 1776patriot 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 21

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    http://www.mindbodygreen.com/0-18429/20-truths-about-life-you-didnt-learn-in-school.html
    metoofrendly metoofrendly 41-45, F Apr 23

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    People didn't suck how life would be different
    Sabr3na Sabr3na 36-40, F 15 hrs ago

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    MsInvis MsInvis 46-50, F 9 Responses 1 day ago

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    I would've had a normal life .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    cudi123 cudi123 18-21, M 17 hrs ago

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    I had grown up with a different family
    rhiamia rhiamia 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    MinerMan5678 MinerMan5678 13-15, M 6 hrs ago

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