I Am Not a Joiner

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    Kicking And Screaming Into Life

    High School never ends. He who joins the most clubs and dies with the most toys wins. I only join things at gun point, out of necessity or to get something I need. Reasons I might be the way I am: - When I was a child I wanted to be a boy scout but my father wouldn't pay...
    Eorishere Eorishere
    Jun 14, 2013

    It's True!

    Ah, you don't believe me because I'm here joining groups. But groups in the real world give me the heebiejeebies. I've never met a manifesto or a mission statement I could live with. [shudder] Andre Cordrescu once talked about the lowly sea cucumber who, when it found its...
    humdinger humdinger
    46-50, F
    1 Response Sep 13, 2007

    I'm Not A Joiner

    I find it kind of funny that there is a group for this... I'm simply not a joiner. Never have I felt moved to applaud, cheer, boo, do the wave, or any of that. I've only ever politely clapped because I felt obligated as a family member or as a friend, not really even audibly. It...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 9, 2012


    oh, the sweet irony in joining this group. In the EP, sometimes as I join a group I feel that I am being one of the crowd, which has its good and bad points. Good- - I am part of a community where I have the voice enough to say, `yeah! me too!`, and tell my own side of the...
    Cinderelly Cinderelly
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Sep 14, 2007
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