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I Don't Act My Age According To The Worlds View

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    So This Is Middle Age?

    now what? am i supposed to just keep my head down and go to work everyday, to squirrel away nuts for my retirement? screw you... just because i am nearly 50 why do i have to enjoy music less and keep it turned down to a conversational volumne? why can't i look at young girls? a...
    Devilonyashoulda Devilonyashoulda 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 25, 2012

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    Conforming ' Not"

    Hello fellow members , not sure how to get started with this as I am new to this. Alright , ....... what I meant is I don't do the things that everyone thinks I should and I get all kinds of flak and ignorant comments about not being a follower,- just because someone has a need...
    l5birds l5birds 46-50 1 Response Mar 24, 2012

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