I Am Old Fashioned

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 272 People

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 8, 2016

    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

    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
    Shireene92 Shireene92
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 26, 2015

    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

    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
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