I Am Old Fashioned

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 275 People

    I believe in self-reliance,

    a penny saved is a penny earned, God and Country, and still applying the rod to a recalcitrant child's bottom.
    phillysteve phillysteve
    36-40, M
    Jun 21, 2015

    I'm sitting down with the children to watch

    "Little Princess" with Shirley Temple for the first time. It was one of my favorites as a girl.
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    Nov 12, 2015
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 8

    Fire is magic. It terrifies me.

    Flint is a little out of my league, but I'm pretty savvy with mud and basic sticks. Once, I made a shadow follow me, and I am now famous among my clan. I have no concept of language yet, but I can mimic so well, that this story appeared. You can question me all you want, but...
    LenapeYengwe LenapeYengwe
    Aug 26, 2015

    In Someways Very Much So

       I think was how I was raised. My Momma was very strict . On how the "girls" behaved, how we spoke, how we carried ourselves. I was raised to call every one ma'am or sir.It is out of respect not to ell y'a your old.     I was raised that...
    mommatrish mommatrish
    46-50, F
    1 Response Mar 13, 2008

    I Do Not Like Sexually Aggressive Men

    I was raised in a time when men were respectful, and I am literally sickened by men who feel the need to bring up sex in the first five minutes of conversation.  I tried internet dating for awhile, and even though my profile clearly said that I did not want to talk about sex...
    Maddie99 Maddie99
    56-60, F
    Oct 16, 2010

    I am young, but I am old fashioned.

    I have morals and I've got values.. Both of which are rare now in my generation of youth Many are shocked by the fact that being 16 I am a virgin and I myself find it shocking that it is such a big deal. I do plan on waiting until marriage and if the right person comes along...
    Shevrol3t Shevrol3t
    18-21, F
    Dec 3, 2013

    Not For Debate--i Am Of The Opinion

    I am old fashioned--in many ways.  I should be born and bred in a different era. I believe in courtesy, kindness, diligence, gallantry and many good things.  I instill these in my family, especially my husband. Yes, my husband holds a high position in an American...
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    7 Responses Dec 17, 2009

    Being a single male at the ripe age of 25 is

    quite a challenge in this world. I have the confidence to go out and attract a female if I so choose, especially when going out on the weekends. Yet, I am ever craving of an emotional relationship with someone. The women that I tend to be interested in either just want to hook...
    traveljazzromantic traveljazzromantic
    26-30, M
    Dec 28, 2013
    Shireene92 Shireene92
    16-17, F
    1 Response Aug 26, 2015

    i love this time of year,

    pull out my old gravy boat, fine china & silverware .... records and spin holiday classics
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    2 Responses Nov 20, 2015
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