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I Am Pretty Selfish

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    My First Sentence...

      It's in my baby book:    "Make Me Happy!"
    DancesWithDolphins DancesWithDolphins 41-45, M Mar 9, 2008

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    I'll Try This Again...........

    Already wrote this story once...EP lost it. Grrrrrrrrrrr!    I am an only child, so I never really had to share anything with brothers or sisters. I was pretty much a loner from day one. When I became a teenager, mom started making half decent money (it helped that she...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 18, 2009

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    Its Good To Be Selfish!!..

    I don't know why selfishness is portrayed as a bad thing to have for. Taking care of yourself and your family and prioritizing your needs is your means for survival in this world. Unfortunately, this society has promoted the idea of selflessness as the value of life...... You...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 20, 2012

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    Me Me Me

    I have always had a hard time sharing with people. I don't think it is such a horrible thing to put the needs of yourself in front of others. I have really changed since having children though. Everything flies out the window and they are the first priority these days.
    allyKat allyKat 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 22, 2007

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    Really?????

    I don't know if I am selfish or if it's only me that thinks I am. By that I mean I make plenty of money, I have a new car, own my own home have a secure job and I still don't feel like I have everything I want or need. Times that I feel selfish are like when I complain to my mom...
    PaperRoses PaperRoses 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 27, 2007

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    I don't like to be selfish... I hate when I find myself being selfish, but can't help it... It's not that I only think of myself, but if I want something, I want it all and don't...
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    Apparently there's one selfish person living under same roof!
    pgalsh pgalsh 36-40, F 5 days ago

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    I don't mind admitting this, I am selfish. I'm not proud of it particularly, but it's a fact that I have no problem to accept. And frankly, I'm 100% sure I'm not the only one, the...
    RealLifePerson RealLifePerson 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    I see no reason to deny it. I want to be selfish and accept responsibility for it. In fact, since this is a start of a new life I might as well be honest. I thought about, since...
    RDevil87 RDevil87 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    I'm not even sure why. I think it's because I don't know to react? I mean, obviously you say thank you, but do you compliment them back? Even so, if someone calls me pretty, cute...
    lunarsolar36 lunarsolar36 13-15, T 1 Response May 3

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    In my teens (the 60's), I had bought my own pretty pantygirdles, they were made in a rainbow of colors then. I had 3, 1was a lovely pale blue with lace standing out from the girdle...
    carolannP carolannP 61-65, M 4 Responses May 6

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    Both my hubby and I have self esteem issues. He's skinny with girls voice that frustrates him. Me being 6 foot with a boxy frame... I've never felt like I look like a real woman...
    teadiva teadiva 31-35, F May 8

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    So currently it's 5:39 AM! Like what am I doing awake this early? The answer.....I had to use the bathroom....badly I might add. So you would think I'd get up and go right? Well I...
    CuriousKitten101 CuriousKitten101 22-25, F 12 Responses Apr 28

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    What if you don't have to be anything? I think Pretty is the only option........... people change, people don't care about things like that.. same with everything, if the sky was...
    Denzebarrrn Denzebarrrn 18-21, M Apr 28

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    I want to be dominated by someone who will make me wear pretty girly things please send me your thoughts.
    overears overears 46-50, M Apr 30

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    I am a really really pretty girl(:
    poopmaster1960 poopmaster1960 51-55, M May 1

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    Everyone calls me pretty... Even my ex told me all the time and yet there is always that nagging at the back of my head that won't go away... It's weird... It's like I see myself...
    deathnotefreak deathnotefreak 18-21, F 11 Responses May 2

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    All the time I get called pretty,beautiful,attractive but I look in the mirror and fail too see what they are all talking about..
    Gtmchocco12 Gtmchocco12 18-21, F 3 Responses May 3

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    this is my pretty colors for the day!
    SouthernBelle2 SouthernBelle2 41-45, F 4 Responses May 7

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    have you ever went to google images and typed in "pretty flowers"? thats what i did today and now i want to build a garden.
    ThatOneSomaliGirl ThatOneSomaliGirl 13-15, F 3 Responses May 7

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    All my life I have been told how beautiful I am. I may not have a perfect body but I do think I have a pretty face. I'm not conceited. My sister is so beautiful and everyone says...
    kristen1993 kristen1993 22-25, F May 9

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    omg!!!! who has watched the newest pretty little liars episode?episode25 in season 5 .. it's awesome who the **** is charles? i'm really confused and tired of dearching for A...
    firefly1912 firefly1912 18-21, F May 9

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    It would mean a lot to me and do wonders to my self esteem if you told me the truth!! So Am I Pretty?
    AthenaJones AthenaJones 36-40, F 7 Responses May 9

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    As a total nerd, had not many friends at school, got bullied by the 'cool' kids, never got compliments and it hurt. I just want your honest opinion - am I pretty?
    AllyLogan AllyLogan 18-21, F 4 Responses May 10

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    For all of you who think that more attractive women get whatever the hell they want, never have to work for anything and have it easy....stop hating and see the bigger picture. Now...
    kissmykass kissmykass 22-25, F 3 Responses May 12

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    I love pretty little liars. It is really fun to see how this turn out. I never know what's going to happen
    hannahboo1614 hannahboo1614 16-17, F May 13

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    PLL is LIFE! LIFE is PLL! I love all of the girls equally, because having a favorite would be like picking a favorite child and we all know that's not fair. I love pretty little...
    shaniahhhhh shaniahhhhh 18-21, F May 13

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    Some day I feel like I ain't pretty. I don't go out to any public places because I feel like people will judge me and when go to public places nobody is judging me but only one...
    PandaGirl28X PandaGirl28X 13-15 1 Response May 14

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    I love cute pretty things this is my choker type thing it goes round the neck
    ChloeValintina ChloeValintina 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    People often mistake my quietness for arrogance or think I'm snobbish. I am neither, I'm actually the total opposite. I've always been pretty shy and quiet, but as soon as you get...
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    Am I pretty?! I don't feel it that often...
    CanadianKitty CanadianKitty 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    All my friends and people I meet tell me that I'm gorgeous.. But when I look in the mirror I just don't see it. No matter how many times people tell me how pretty I am for some...
    sierramay sierramay 13-15, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    Consider other people in your decisions please
    00Broken00 00Broken00 18-21, F Apr 27

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    But we are owned by them. So me copes. By trying to help others cope.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 28

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    I hate people touch my stuff. I am a collector and I never lend anything out, I care very little about what anyone else has or has not, just don't ask me for mine.
    amydextrous1 amydextrous1 41-45, F May 16

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    but I take pride in ittttt
    venail venail 18-21, F 18 hrs ago

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    It's 6:00 am and I woke up really needing to pee! It was coming out right as I opened my eyes. Their was no holding this in at all! I was wearing blue jean shorts and white...
    CuriousKitten101 CuriousKitten101 22-25, F 4 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I'm having such a good day today! I hope everyone else is too! :]
    Ambibambii Ambibambii 22-25, F 7 Responses Apr 26

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    I might look very calm and introvert at first but as Time goes I become very active and funny 😆
    missynona missynona 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 26

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    actually yeah I can be. once I get to know u I never shut up. lol
    WickedlilAngel WickedlilAngel 31-35, F 5 Responses Apr 26