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I Believe All Good Things Come From Hard Work

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    My parents are hard-workers. They always have been. They still are. My father is a long distance trucker. He’s been doing it for 40+ years. He’s nearing 70 now and guess what...
    sls84 sls84 26-30, F 59 mins ago

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    Ugh another Saturday spent alone ,all my family went out and I had to stay in because I work tomorrow ugh I hate working Sundays this job is taking all the fun away from me I...
    Hazel216 Hazel216 16-17, F a week ago

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    every time this happens I go into a deep depression usually suicidal thoughts but not actions. I have too much guilt about how it would make my family feel to actually do...
    animallover412 animallover412 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 14

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    I guess your God you call The Lord, or Yahweh, or Jehovah, or Allah. My God is named Odin. He is a wise God. He is one among many, and the leading God of a family of Gods called...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I was emotionally abused and neglected throughout my childhood up until around fourteen or fifteen when I finally got myself out of there, now family is just a broken word to me...
    ExPButterfly ExPButterfly 16-17, F 4 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    But not the ones who's words or actions come from a place of insecurity, trying to put down and attack other females or those who are ignorant and happy to play that game for fear...
    Whinny00 Whinny00 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 1

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    I am a hard worker. I know this because I got out of the hole most of my family is in. I was a SNAP baby. my mother used me and my two brothers to get food, insurance, and housing...
    leannabee leannabee 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 12

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    I believe a good sense of humor is important because sometimes if you are too serious you will not be able to take a joke. And if you can take a joke you will feel open to much...
    wabbey wabbey 13-15 2 Responses Nov 2

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    Never a good feeling is it? And sometimes you can feel as it winds down. Leaving an empty space where good things once stood.
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Nov 14

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    I may have come from a broken family but I was shown what I didn't want in a man, which in turn lead me to a man of complete opposite of my father.
    Blessedlyloved Blessedlyloved 22-25, F Nov 5

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    It's never okay if u come from a broken family but if you do.. Just know life is giving u a hundred reasons to cry, when u can give life a thousand reasons to smile.
    trisytris trisytris 16-17, F 5 hrs ago

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    My mum and dad split before I turned one. My mum is a drug addict and my dad suffers with PTSD. Their issues came way before being a parent and as a result I am a messed up person...
    justinneedofsomelove justinneedofsomelove 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 8

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    If there's one thing I hate--and I mean absolutely HATE--it's when people feel the need to share their pointless, and uneducated opinions. Maybe they should walk a mile in the...
    TaylorNicole312 TaylorNicole312 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    If you read any or at least most of my stories you will probably see me as a serious,depressed probably even disturbed teenager. But what you don't know is I find comedy very...
    chaoshead chaoshead 13-15, M Oct 28

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    My parents split up when I was a little over a year old, I'm now 15. I visit my dad every other weekend but other than that I stay at my moms. My mom is remarried but my dad lives...
    julsss julsss 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 8

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    My mother is a nightmare, in one way I want to blame her for everything I went through growing up. but I can still try to understand. when I was born my mom said she planned me...
    babyjane96 babyjane96 18-21, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    People who aren't able to laugh at themselves seem to have a harder time of things. I try to not take life too seriously.
    CarmenBear CarmenBear 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 27

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    My father cheated on my mother when I was five years old thus, they separated. Sometimes I wonder the person I would've been if my father was there. My mother struggled so hard and...
    zealots201 zealots201 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 7

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    Life would be much more horrible than it already is if there was no such things as comedy and humor.
    chaoshead chaoshead 13-15, M 7 Responses Nov 12

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    Times are tuff so to make it through these hard times I started doing romance parties. The only thing is I personally use all the toys before I sell them so I can give honest...
    2gnillort 2gnillort 70+, M Oct 26

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    I believe it was a good experience to get through cause I'm not someone who is constantly enabled by my parents and still living with them.
    Coopjustice105 Coopjustice105 31-35, M Nov 4

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    Of all the most ridiculous excuses for the most ridiculous actions, nothing works as good as "because it was funny" x)
    BGwannabe BGwannabe 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 11

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    Actually religion is, among other things, morality beatified by the passage of time. More on that in "The Dawn of Conscience" by James Henry Breasted.
    FryyM FryyM 22-25, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I have never seen color or races, my philosphy is that animals has all the colors of the rainbow, they come in all sizes and with all types of look. But still any animals can get...
    freespiritone freespiritone 22-25, F Oct 31

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    My sixteen year old friend graduated high school today. Two years early. She starts nursing school in January to become an RN and is in Fire school right now. She is such an...
    mstv1112 mstv1112 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    To the person who stole my $110.00 North Face jacket, $20 Coach wristlet, small black change purse, and credit card/I.D... Guess what? Yes, you stole my jacket. Something I really...
    Emily26 Emily26 18-21, F Nov 5

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    HAHAHAHe proves the point that no matter how hard you try to stay awake, you will eventually go down for the count .Funny man ! :D
    MizCamille MizCamille 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    All of my life I've had the idea drilled into my head that my existence would be worth nothin on this planet unless I became rich and had a limitless number of achievements under...
    alex247365 alex247365 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 10

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    I wish we can know what our future holds to avoid us from being hurt and knowing who's the one we belong with
    Madelinex24 Madelinex24 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Hi.i'm new to here for knowing i'm not the alone.i am a survivor of phisically abuse,sexual abuse by my parents.four years ago,i escaped from them. and i've been fighting with...
    juryandrews juryandrews 31-35, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    I was born on Christmas day 1971, I was a breach Birth (I came out *** first with an ambilical cord Around me,) I was supposed to be aborted. My mom was 40 years old, my dad was...
    lonemechanicdfw lonemechanicdfw 41-45, M Oct 25

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    Just like the moon in the sky, that's how I shine in the darkness. I gather the light from the sun. The sun is my friend, for it is the sun who project its light into me. The...
    bowbowdown bowbowdown 26-30 1 Response Nov 3

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    Broken. Helpless. Insane. All words that describe my family. Today I had to clean up my dad's mess. Again. He lost his temper and scared my little brother shitless. I make...
    BeautyInBlack BeautyInBlack 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    I try to make jokes all the time with girls, but most of the time it goes over their head. Why can't I find a women with a good sense of humor?
    makewiththejoke makewiththejoke 26-30, M 6 Responses Nov 9

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    I just like to have fun, no censorship, no stupid pop up adds. Just write about true stuff that happens when the lights go out... If you know what I mean ;-) I also like to talk...
    lucylollipop lucylollipop 26-30, F Nov 14

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    I'm super duper crushed Yesterday I left my headphones in the back of my car A friend asked me for a ride and I told him to hop in the back Bc the front seatbelt wasn't working...
    StayingSaneWithoutYou StayingSaneWithoutYou 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    yes i do and its the crappiest place to live in. people run their mouths faster then they can run and i regret telling people some things. i want to move outta Here soon.
    Morganater97 Morganater97 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 23

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    It's been a mess of a day and I'm feeling a bit deflated, but this put a smile in my heart .All I can muster at the present time is a smile .That will do .
    MizCamille MizCamille 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 27

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    I can't stand butcher shops. Especially the butcher shops because the smell is stronger. Or just walking past the meat area in the supermarket. The smell is so revolting! I am a...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Oct 30

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    I understand that many of you have or had a less than ideal family life, but I want to tell you about mine nonetheless. I love every family member without reservation, and each of...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Oct 30

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    Beauty is completely subjective. If you aren't attracted to fat women that is okay. If you aren't attracted to skinny girls that is okay. Etc. You can't choose what you are...
    zclimber zclimber 18-21, M Oct 31

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    We all have the right to think, love, socialize, and accomplish in life. Yes, I believe we are all equal but I believe it gets so much better than that. Some of us are so busy...
    PricelessJourney PricelessJourney 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    For the longest time I've questioned my ability to make things happen, paralyzed by the fear of failure, the fear of disappointment, not realizing that not doing anything about it...
    roryta roryta 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    I absolutely Love to laugh and smile! It's good for the soul . You ever notice how a kind word, a simple smile or a good laugh that makes your belly shake and eyes tear can change...
    Apieceofmyluv Apieceofmyluv 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 2

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    I came from a broken family but I hate blaming anyone for my mishaps. I am what I am now because of my choices. I figured that once you have let go of all the blaming you can start...
    filledspaces filledspaces 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 5

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