I Appreciate Waking Up Alive

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    I love being the last one to wake up in the

    house. once I wake up, with everyone else awake, the house feels so lively. I love it!
    bawniie bawniie
    16-17, F
    Aug 3, 2014

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    I have certainly appreciated this site. I will miss it and the people here. Goodbye EP. Thanks for it all :)
    GeekyFatChick GeekyFatChick
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    I really do. Even if we go to bed mad at each, there is no one I would rather wake up next to. They are amazing. <3
    CalicoWoolfe CalicoWoolfe
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    I have tried in my lifetime to die 16 times. This last one, put me in the hospital four months. It is in that time that I grew closer with the Lord. That is after I came out of my...
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    AmityLove AmityLove
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    I have been married four years this July and it seems like our relationship gets worse and worse every year... he is home long enough to drop the kid off after school then he's...
    scarsofrelief scarsofrelief
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    I appreciate both, but without the inner beauty.....they can look like Mila Kunis and I wouldn't want them. Outer beauty fades with time/age, if that's all you seek or value or...
    kk1874 kk1874
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    if not for my faithful dog Riley, I would never experience a morning dew. If it were my way, frankly, I would never sleep again. im an all nighter and the early day serves no...
    Sharime Sharime
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    woke up at 1am . tried to sleep agen but didnt . now am at work . bleh :P >.<
    cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle
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    woke up at 1am . tried to sleep agen but didnt . now am at work . bleh :P >.<
    cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle
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    1 Response Apr 13
    Me in the mornings i hate mornings
    LauraBowker LauraBowker
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    I dont know if others have this too but... i have this weird issue of waking up at ungodly hours of the night with some of the stuff bugging on my mind, it usually is something...
    tomharryasia tomharryasia
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    I appreciate my kids the little thing that make them smile fills my heart with joy, like hitting a home run makes my little 1 scream and yell as he runs the bases "see that 1 mom...
    MrsNeedit MrsNeedit
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    Alarm set for 6:30 Alarm set for 6:35 Alarm set for 6:40 Alarm set for 6:45
    EnchantedHopes EnchantedHopes
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    I just got back from camping. First thing I did was listen to my bowl flush. :)
    ObliviousSainte ObliviousSainte
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    But darling, the earth longs to leave its trace on the soles of your feet and its scent in the curves of your neck. Let it my dear, let it.
    anaseyes anaseyes
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    I don't care what you do or are I love honestestyyy(;
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    My husband write songs about lost love and his "hell is eternity without you". Damn
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    I think I figured out the mystery or at least part of it. I hope I'm wrong, but I have a bad feeling I'm not. Wish I was content to stay in darkness, they say ignorance is bliss.
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    It is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all. Laura Ingalls Wilder
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    It doesn't matter that you hurt me, that almost entirely forgotten. However, what bothering me is that you have made me believe that I will never be good enough for anyone and that...
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