I Am Not Perfect But I Try To Learn From My Mistakes

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    My Name Is Marie

    I am Marie-Anne Zilpah Boniche, I am twenty years old and I work in the financial district (La Defense) Paris. I live in Meudon, but I was born in Marseille in southern France. I am one metre sixty-five tall, I weigh forty-nine kilos, and my measurements are 85B-61-83. In...
    bonizil bonizil
    22-25, F
    Mar 2, 2013

    Life is about experiencing,

    learning and growing. We are gonna make mistakes and that's ok. We live and learn
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25
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