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I Am Nappy and Happy

African American, Thick hair, Curly hair 90 People

    Celebrate Nappy

    If you're black, or if you have close friends who are black, you are familiar with the term "nappy hair".   Many blacks have nappy hair, and they describe it that way!  Even some white folks have nappy hair. I nor my mother was patient enough...
    ichooselife ichooselife 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 5, 2008

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    J am glad for woman 5-100

    who proudly wears her hair natural. I commend you for that. A few days ago I posted here at EP my hopes that the Afro that is making a comeback is more than a hair fad or temporary trend.I said something to the effect that Afros should still be seen as a symbol of black pride...
    orionnights orionnights 51-55, F May 14

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    I 15 and just recently did the "big chop"about

    2 1/2 months ago. I also just started high school this year. I don't regret it one bit. Doing the big chop has build my confidence ALOT.
    tatiyolo2013 tatiyolo2013 13-15, F Sep 27

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    I Love My Hair

       I thought this video was really cute.  Sesame Street has always been innovative in finding ways to reach across cultural barriers.  Theres something for everyone.
    ichooselife ichooselife 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 8, 2010

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    J am glad for woman 5-100

    who proudly wears her hair natural. I commend you for that. A few days ago I posted here at EP my hopes that the Afro that is making a comeback is more than a hair fad or temporary trend.I said something to the effect that Afros should still be seen as a symbol of black pride...
    orionnights orionnights 51-55, F May 14

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    J am glad for woman 5-100

    who proudly wears her hair natural. I commend you for that. A few days ago I posted here at EP my hopes that the Afro that is making a comeback is more than a hair fad or temporary trend.I said something to the effect that Afros should still be seen as a symbol of black pride...
    orionnights orionnights 51-55, F 1 Response May 14

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    Natural "ness"

    I am glad to have found my natural texture and so many styles to do with it. I was brought up with straight hair and no choice otherwise but later removed all that and have enjoyed it.  From coils to twists to roller sets, I am having a good time. Would love to see...
    caramelpeace caramelpeace 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 30, 2009

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    So I'm 18 years old and I love to wear nappies I wear them 24/7 and I love it!! I feel so sexy I love filling them while out and wearing tight fitting trousers so my nappies are...
    Nappygirlrobyn Nappygirlrobyn 18-21, F 8 Responses Oct 10

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    I've been wearing a nappy in public for about ten years but I still get a thrill out of wetting in front of people. I love picking my moment to do it like when I'm getting chatted...
    sophiessecret sophiessecret 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I love you my ****. I dont want to say your name, as I want to protect you still even though you have abandoned me. Just let me know you are happy and I will be ok to know that...
    dreamingdarkness dreamingdarkness 26-30, M Sep 28

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    Happy Dance = Winner I love a good happy dance. I'm not afraid to boogie when something goes right. My football team wins... Happy Dance Find some money... Happy Dance Favourite...
    unluckE unluckE 31-35, M Oct 9

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    What is there to do when unhappiness comes your way. Even though you try to balance those chakras daily, keep good thoughts in your mind, try to smile and act content with life but...
    lutqueet lutqueet 56-60, F 1 Response Oct 8

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    When i was heading to a grocery store in Saudi Arabia name othaim market in othman bin affan road riyadh city branch, i had feeling of depression and anger. I wasnt able to manage...
    Fleindonfox85 Fleindonfox85 26-30, M Sep 23

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    It came to my attention a year or so back that I often define my interactions and relationships with others by the level of happiness I'm able to bring to them. This, I realised...
    crescendo282 crescendo282 31-35, F 7 Responses Sep 29

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    Is it normal to be happy and feel strange about it. I am definitely not PMSing and I very rarely have mood swings (even if I do I don't make it known to others) but I feel happy. I...
    CharMinji CharMinji 13-15, F Oct 5

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    Everyone always says to do what will make you happy. But I don't really know how to be happy. I guess to understand why I'm not happy I would first need to understand happiness...
    SlothQueen SlothQueen 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Happy 120th birthday in heaven to American poet E.E. Cummings. Happy 87th to actor Roger Moore. Happy 62nd to actor Harry Anderson. Happy 68th to former Pittsburgh Pirate Al...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I really want to be happy. I have been on and off suicidal for years and not felt happiness in a true manor for all of that time except for half a year. Then there was those 2...
    bluecupcakes bluecupcakes 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    My Daughter is Unstoppable and Stronger than she looks!!! I look after her and I do my best to keep her safe, happy and healthy all the time. It makes me happy to see her thriving...
    LadyGypsy LadyGypsy 36-40, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Sometimes you can't "make" everyone happy but it is nice when those around you are all happy. I hurts my heart to see someone I care about in pain. I do my best to support those...
    455cargirl 455cargirl 36-40, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    It seems like it's been this way for a long time. On the outside I smile and act happy, but deep down I'm not. I'm not happy with myself, my life, friends, acquaintances or my...
    ThatDarnKatz ThatDarnKatz 16-17, F Sep 23

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    Yup, that's correct unless someone hurts me :( I like my independency :) I can make myself happy, I do things that make me happy :) which also means I'm a positive person. I hate...
    watermelongirl watermelongirl 16-17, F Sep 29

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    Dont make fun or judge people at first look they may not be as happy as they seem... I look happy at first look i will never tell people about my pain and thats just the way i am...
    LostInLife19 LostInLife19 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 5

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    I get happy when I make other people happy. It's like it's my job to make other people happy. It's almost religious, but I don't want it to be.
    DocBonk DocBonk 18-21, M Oct 6

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    So for the last 12 years or so, I've always thought that my family showed signs of favoritism for my brother. Whenever I'd want something as a kid, I'd always have to ask him to...
    tesser4ct tesser4ct 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 9

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    Well I feel like I'm never satisfied with myself. I can never do anything right or please anybody. Sometimes I'll cry randomly because I'm frustrated or just tired of everything...
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 11

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    Happy endorphins are released even if you force a smile for the first 30sec. Ok? So this is all about choosing to be happy....If you become responsible for your own happiness...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Yea i am happy happy happy today!! I would love to share my happiness with you..
    Pretywoman Pretywoman 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I should be happy that my husband stays home instead of going out with his "friends". I should be happy that instead of getting wasted, my husband plays video games all night. I...
    2O5E4 2O5E4 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I still love him but now I am proud to say that I have accepted that we are really not meant to be. I don't want to cry anymore. I don't want to close myself in my room and think...
    JustOrdinaryGirl JustOrdinaryGirl 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Whenever you're going through a hard time just remember life is temporary, and so is everything else your going through. Don't ever be sad, trust me I know it sucks the moment you...
    Zozolove Zozolove 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 20

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    So I have started my path of sobriety. I have been sober exactly 38 days. I am starting to feel better. Right now I am working on my fourth step with my sponsor. I am starting to...
    findingbeauty2468 findingbeauty2468 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 21

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    From a very young age I've wanted to attend beauty college. However, when I finished High school, I went straight to a community college because I wasn't sure of what I wanted to...
    ikg00 ikg00 18-21, F Sep 22

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    I am so happy right now I love life and I am always happy never be sad enjoy life
    Lewisukbro Lewisukbro 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 22

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    I really believe that! I think those people who are always smiling, spreading optimism and happiness are those people who despite of what is going on in their life choose to be...
    ConfusedAgainAlways ConfusedAgainAlways 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 23

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    As it should be you empresses. Lmao. Content lasts. Happy comes from too content. Or jump in contentedness suddenly. We want more happy. But the recipe changes...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Sep 23

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    You know, I've actually been having quite a nice time recently. Really letting myself be social (I tend to be a shy person and don't interact much but since high school I've slowly...
    waterwolflover waterwolflover 13-15, F Sep 24

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    Even tho ur not happy,you keep making others happy a smile is a prove of happiness..
    Nano567 Nano567 16-17, F Sep 25

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    Still a teen for a little while longer but I'm so happy that I'm finally pregnant. I've wanted to have a baby for a long time but it was never the right time. I finally met someone...
    KacyB98 KacyB98 18-21, F Sep 27

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    I know deep inside that I'm happy! Idon't know how but I feel always that I have a little spark lighting my way and this is making me a great person, a happy person, a grateful...
    Essma Essma 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 28

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    It's our First anniversary today! And it's her birthday too! :P less dates to remember aha :P I just wanna say happy anniversary and happy birthday to my baby Carissa. I love you...
    MrDuckx3 MrDuckx3 16-17, M 2 Responses Sep 30

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    So, today is the day. The day that make all other days seem worthless. The day that's so special that everyone wishes this day could be everyday. Um, I don't know what I'm talking...
    MrsDuckx3 MrsDuckx3 16-17 4 Responses Sep 30

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    Happiness an attitude. We either make ourselves miserable, or happy and strong. The amount of work is the same. Most people are as happy as they make up their mind to be.
    rchkb rchkb 31-35, M Oct 3

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    Even though my husband does not support me very much, is unhappy with my decision, I have come to the realization...He no longer has CONTROL OF ME. I decided to just do what...
    AbnormalNormal AbnormalNormal 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 4

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    I am so Happy,, I finally found a nice sweet loving guy who pays attention to me,and sends me sweet loving texts everyday on my cell,,calls me everyday just to say I Love you...
    wvcountrylady wvcountrylady 51-55, F 1 Response Oct 4

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    I'm at work, listening to this elderly man laugh at I Love Lucy. I am so happy I have this job. It reminds me that could be worse and life does get better. He always manages to put...
    SLedoux SLedoux 22-25, F Oct 4

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    Success is getting and achieving what you want; Happiness is wanting and being content with what you have. It's easy to fall in to the trap of 'if only', but it's not happy people...
    rchkb rchkb 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 7

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    Yup... I am! BUT.... If for some reason, I am not as happy as normal. Some folks get bent out of shape. Wondering what the heck is wrong.... go figure?! So, will I say I am sorry...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F