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I Believe Every Day Is a Gift No Matter How Trying

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    Every Day

    My grand mother used to say "Every day above dirt is a good one." I have to agree with her. I have spent enough time being unhappy about stupid stuff. I find it much easier to have a sunny outlook (most of the time). But don't try me before that first cup of coffee. I...
    1SensualHeart 1SensualHeart 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 21, 2008

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    I'm already questioning my mentality upon writing this. I'm a bit sleep deprived, as I am every Thursday. I'm on my third cup of tea >:] I have an abstract due tomorrow and a...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

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    Yesterday was a very strange day... I ended up going over to his place in the morning, and we cuddled and whatnot. I still don't know where I stand with him. We've been intimate...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Everyone suspects himself of at least one of the cardinal virtues, and this is mine: I am one of the few honest people that I have ever known.
    Rampup Rampup 26-30, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I'm a Swedish Finn, well into my 60s but with the same zest for life I always had as a teenager. I'm happy to answer any questions you like, no matter the subject nor how personal...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    i believe everything happens for a reason because all is have a connection in us. we r just need to know and see things in different perspective to reveal the true hidden message...
    Ghe8 Ghe8 31-35, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    So I saw some texts my bf send to his ex. It was over a course of several months. He said some things in the text that are inappropriate for people if they were just friends. He...
    CheerMeUp2 CheerMeUp2 26-30, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    wondering how far to go tonight
    Marydaze1 Marydaze1 31-35, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    this is gonna be the one thing I'm gonna be looking for most in life. a guy who will stay with me no matter who complicated I am. as truly I'm a mess when it comes to things in my...
    dathglas dathglas 13-15, M 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    Alright. Yesterday started off great. I was so exhausted that I didn't wake up at all until my alarm went off at 1pm. Then I saw my friend had messaged me asking if I'd like to...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    This is exactly what i want,been wanting.I find it really hard to believe that this person is real though.Id like to but,why would they?I wouldn't,if I'm honest irregardless of how...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I met someone like that once. His name was Randy. He knew I struggled with mental illnesses and rook advantage of it every moment I spent with him. He would always say I was the...
    Nmetb Nmetb 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It's getting to the point where I'm writing more stories than normal, but I just can't help it. There are so many crazy things going on in my life. I suppose I'll just describe the...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    It's 7am. I've been up all night reading. I am only here now because I am troubled. I want to state that everything I post on here is everything that is happening in my life. I...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 3

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    I don't even want to mention how yesterday went. It was another awful day. I can't think of many days where I've had series of ugly things happen to me over and over again. In fact...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    “I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they're right, you believe lies...
    Vejay Vejay 26-30, F 6 Responses Feb 1

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    Well, where to start. I went out to eat with some friends yesterday. Our one friend works at a Thai restaurant, so we went there. It was alright..... Just the people I went with...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F Jan 31

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    sometimes it hard when your in a situation and you cant talk to anyone about it. It is a rainy day and I am usually a strong person. But today I just need someone to hug me and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Jan 31

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    This year I turn 41. I have only ever had one real relationship and that lasted 5 years. Throughout the relationship he told me I love you but I am not in love with you. That...
    hine2go hine2go 36-40, F Jan 31

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    Yes I Thank God everyday maybe 7 to 10 times a day. but anytime I talk to God i thank Him for everything He has done for me in my life. Our God is so amazing nothing can evan come...
    bdawn36502 bdawn36502 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 29

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    I believe that I survived malaria so that I could sacrifice myself to be the cure.
    crashingKlaus crashingKlaus 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 29

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    1. I think my crush is my friend 2. I didn't fight with my mom today 3. I'm trying to think more positive.....there. That wasn't too difficult.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 28

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    I Will Not Post 3 Positives Every Day For The Next Seven Days
    TheAvenue TheAvenue 18-21, M Jan 28

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    I am trying to tame feral kitties!
    usesynergy usesynergy 41-45 6 Responses Jan 28

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    Today I was home from work because I am sick however the day wasn't a total waste. I burned over 300 calories in the treadmill, spent some time with my boyfriend's mom, and even...
    lizzie9787 lizzie9787 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    Today was a disappointing one. Somehow, my train receipt for tomorrow says it's for Thursday, so I cannot go with all of my friends to this beautiful place up north. I was really...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F Jan 26

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    *Looks at last post to remember what was said last* Aha! My friend had a birthday party yesterday, and it was really nice, but my other friend was having our Modernist Society...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F Jan 25

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    Done everything I want to do in life. Only wants to enjoy the quiete moments of life which provides inner peace.
    johan008 johan008 46-50, M Jan 25

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    It doesn't matter what you write, even if it's only your name, the goal is to write something.
    savoy2 savoy2 46-50, M Jan 25

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    I've always leaned in to the truth. All the way from looking when you're getting shots as a kid, and the nurse says 'don't look', to leaning in to the heartbreak and to ask 'We...
    greenroots greenroots 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 24

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    Seeing as I skipped yesterday's entry, it's safe to say that I'm a commitmentphobe. I went out drinking with some friends who said it was going to be girls' night out only for two...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 23

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    I have always been a firm believer of things happening for a reason. But then doctors found a tumor- and that confused me a little. & I started to question everything in my life...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 22

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    I believe everything happens for a reason without a doubt. There are rainbows on the other side of the mountain. I can see them and they are beautiful!! But man, that mountain is...
    kayblue kayblue 36-40, F Jan 22

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    I'm not perfect and never wanted to be. But I know who I am and who I want to be. I often remember what I've been through, this taught me I'm going to make the best of my future...
    ReflectivMind ReflectivMind 31-35 4 Responses Jan 22

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    heyo ask me anything! I am ready to answer anything and everything!
    MrDunis MrDunis 16-17, M Jan 22

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    Lol why not I don't mind trying to be an open book anyways :D
    whenwherewhat whenwherewhat 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 22

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    I'll answer any question no matter how personal or sexual
    bawi17 bawi17 16-17, M Jan 21

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    Well, here I am again. I'll keep it short because it's really late, and I'm tired. Having seminars at 11am once a week is hard to manage for me. Out of all the difficulties in the...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 21

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    I am having a very hard time emotionally and physically dealing with a miscarriage. I was 11-12 weeks and it was our first planned pregnancy. I had surgery last Tuesday and of...
    msawicki29 msawicki29 26-30, F 24 Responses Jan 21

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    Well, precious good luck with this one! I get sick of the love me know matter how bad I treat you mentality of some people. You need to work on yourself if you are causing, and...
    justmerae1 justmerae1 46-50, F 5 Responses Jan 21

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