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I Am Pretty Selfish

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    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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    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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    My First Sentence...

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

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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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    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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    He benefits me. I want to be alone

    yet I require the company of someone I trust. He is the only person I trust right now. I trust him because I know he loves me. Or he's infatuated. Or he's addicted to the sex. I have left him twice, and been with other guys during that time. he was hurt and I put up with the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 11

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    ComplicatedWounded ComplicatedWounded 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I don't call it selfish, I call of self awareness and taking care of yourself. nobody is going to take care of "you" but "you". I'm actually not selfish at all. I'm very giving and...
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 5 days ago

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    Too be honest everyone on this planet is pretty ''Weird'' Especially the one's who think they're ''Normal''
    Moepoki Moepoki 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    well, only when it comes to some girls i like. i didn't know where to put this story so i'm just gonna put it on here. this is strange, but whenever i like a girl , i'm very...
    thenameofthegame thenameofthegame 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I feel like I'll never be pretty enough for someone to actually want me. I'm destined to be alone forever.
    EllieT17 EllieT17 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 27

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    I have friends that are very selfish. I'm not sure how I seem to find these people. I guess the common denominator is me. Apparently I must be the problem. I am always there to...
    mj63663 mj63663 41-45, F Aug 24

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    I generally feel better opening up and talking to people if they approach me first. I am pretty shy and quiet when I don't know who you are. But once we have spoken a few times I'm...
    xWarriorPrincessx xWarriorPrincessx 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 23

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    If people only knew how good it feels for a guy with a feminine side to wear lingerie, makeup and have his nails done, perhaps they would cut us some slack. I'm a heterosexual...
    DonnaSue10 DonnaSue10 66-70, M 4 Responses Aug 23

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    Qtrelle Qtrelle 26-30, F 4 Responses Aug 23

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    I hate when people want you to do something for them but they are never available for you in your time of need.
    unhappywife16 unhappywife16 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 22

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    Isn't it ironic, We ignore the ones who adore us, Adore the ones who ignores us, love the ones who hurts us, and hurt the ones who love us.
    TheWordsOfDeadGirl TheWordsOfDeadGirl 13-15, F Aug 21

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    I remember back in middle school this one teacher told me good thing you're pretty cuz I wasn't doing so good in that class so basically she said my looks will pay off since she...
    cocohope21 cocohope21 13-15, F Aug 20

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    ericawalker ericawalker 13-15, F Aug 20

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    I want everything when I want it
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 19

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    I want to make sure the people posting on this topic consider this when they ever think about posting on here or anywhere.... based off looks. Side note: My perspective is that...
    Maricopa Maricopa 18-21 3 Responses Aug 19

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    Ok can u be honest am I pretty because I've been called ugly since kindergarten and I'm going into 8th grade
    candybooqueen55 candybooqueen55 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 19

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    SOME PEOPLE SAY I'M PRETTY, I'M NOT BUT AT THE SAME TIME THEY HAVE THIS LOOK IN THERE EYES SAYING YOUR REALLY NOT SO I JUST DON'T SAY ANY THINK BUT I KNOW IM REALLY UGLY YEH THAT'S...
    tammyoya1 tammyoya1 16-17 Aug 18

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    Do u think I'm pretty. Please be honest.
    CDerforlife CDerforlife 18-21, M 174 Responses Aug 18

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    Do u think I'm pretty. Please be honest.
    CDerforlife CDerforlife 18-21, M 11 Responses Aug 18

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    Pretty People: "I would rather be called beautiful than hot" Me: "I'll take what I can get"
    MyOwnMuse MyOwnMuse 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 18

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    woke up needing to go. hid my need from my brother now im drinking tea and getting despite pretty fast!
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Aug 17

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    work all morning trimming bushes. not easty with kust loppers. but they looked good. I cit down a small tree. the front of the house was looking well groomed. I was proud of my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 15

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    When I observe people talking, I notice that in most cases, they talk about themselves the whole time. They don't really listen to the person, they just stay silent until the...
    coolestdweebyahknow coolestdweebyahknow 22-25, F Aug 15

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    I think selfish people are entitled to be selfish ( as long as they realize that in being selfish they'll have no/fewer friends :-)
    cashetty69 cashetty69 51-55, M Aug 14

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    It's a great show I got to admit it the truth is revealed the PLL girls found out who A aka Charles really was I'm not ashamed of saying I'm a guy and I watch pretty little liars
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 12

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    Omg, this episode of pretty little liars is crazy already!
    MisunderstoodGal30 MisunderstoodGal30 22-25, F Aug 11

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    There are so many people arround here, especially men or boys... Who keep telling me I am pretty. I don't know why."Some of them don't think I am even transgender. They always ask...
    GirlyGirl1993 GirlyGirl1993 18-21, T 1 Response Aug 11

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    I want to know if I'm pretty from girls. Its so hard finding a girlfriend. Do I just not have the look or something?
    ahhokayyy ahhokayyy 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 11

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    I'm so insecure, it's awful. There are some days when I think hmm I actually look decent but then I look in the mirror and think eww. People always say I look cute, or pretty, but...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 10

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    Ok maybe I exaggerated on the fat squirrel chicken part but tbh people say I look pretty but they don't know what I look like in real life. I mean the picture I look nice I guess...
    LittleBallOfFire LittleBallOfFire 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 9

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    Well actually I've nvr seen this happen outside of TV and stuff but there are a lot of things that exist that I haven't seen with my own eyes. But yea it's very unfortunate that...
    StarDragonWitch StarDragonWitch 18-21, F 7 Responses Aug 8

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