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I Believe People Deserve A Second Chance

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    I Give People A 2nd Chance

    I give people a 2nd chance and that includes those I block get unblocked after about a week and if they do the same wrong things they get blocked again.
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 May 1, 2012

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    We All Make Mistakes

    I appreciate getting second chances, so I give others another chance. Not always, but I try. A second chance isn't as good as a first one, but at least it's something.
    itworkedintheory itworkedintheory 31-35 May 8, 2012

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    since i have wondered why, i look back at what patterns may be present in the people i become friends with and the few i have had a relationship-of sorts- with. friends seem to...
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    have believed this for a long time, problem being, we don't always know why they come into our lives. latest was a younger woman. met in a group discussion, started talking- hit it...
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    I do believe that people come into our life for a reason, but I also believe most of them are only here for a season!
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    People will always make mistakes. It's a more true show of character, I think, to forgive and move on rather than not and lose the opportunity to learn, from the other person and...
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    And, I believe they leave for even a better reason. No gift of light is permanent.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Very frustrating to come from a culture that shames mental illness and pretends it doesn't exist .
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    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 27

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