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I Hate Christmas Shopping

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    Christmas Shopping

    Christmas shopping,Hate it,So expensive,never know,What people really want,Often end uo,Gettin' them somethin',They just don't wany!
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 Apr 5, 2012

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    if i do it in december.

    I dont like to be rushed because i usually end up with nothing.
    Elleshore81 Elleshore81 31-35, F Sep 28

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    We Avoided The Crush

    We LOVE christmas - but have always hated shopping, so we always shop online.   We sat down with a bottle of wine, a roaring fire, mince pies and got ours done in 1 hour.   We looked around for a few central directories, and we found one that covers nearly 60 shops...
    neilhwilliams neilhwilliams 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 7, 2009

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    GaleJake GaleJake 13-15, M Dec 22, 2013

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    Organisation Is a Must!

    Normally i'm done by now...i hate it when in some cases, its a week before christmas and ive still got presents to get! i hate shopping in general never mind when its Kamikase crimbo shopping hat envolves dodging other peoples shopping, bodies, children and prams! when its so...
    chipstickz chipstickz 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 17, 2007

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    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 2 Responses a week ago

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    I loved Christmas until 2012. My girlfriend and best friend broke up with me. We envisioned a life together, and then our lives grew apart. I lost her, but she still exists and it...
    cfarr cfarr 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    Christmas makes me so sad, last Christmas I thought I was gonna get better. Now it's a reminder of every treatment that ever failed :(
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    Another Christmas without my son. Why did he have to die? Why do I have to watch other families have such a great time with their kids when mine is dead? **** it. I'm bringing my...
    NoRegretsAndNoRemorse NoRegretsAndNoRemorse 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I used to love christmas. It used to bring me so much happiness. But I've grown up and my family is broken. My aunt killed herself and I miss her. My uncle distanced himself from...
    idekkkkkkkkkkk idekkkkkkkkkkk 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    So this morning I just woke up and I was about to do my morning work out, just my normal morning routine, it was 6am, but I heard the doorbell go off, so I put on my house shoes...
    jennymomof3 jennymomof3 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 19

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    It's just stupid and overrated
    Jpeavey Jpeavey 41-45, M 2 Responses Nov 5

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    being force fed the so called joy and excitement every minute of every day and it will only get worse before the 25th!!!! Bah humbug!
    queerinthehead queerinthehead 41-45, M 4 Responses Nov 10

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    It is just so tiring... Undress, dress, undress, dress, undress, dress... And after I did all that work, I go to the register and they ask me to pay them before I lift myself...
    Uncertain153 Uncertain153 26-30, M 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    I just don't get it - I'd rather spend the time with my friends and family rather than fighting crowds in stores. There's plenty of time for Christmas shopping later, when it's not...
    volleyballgirl94 volleyballgirl94 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I hate family get togethers, I hate Christmas. I hate thanksgiving, I hate Easter, I hate everything. They are all drama, someone always ends up getting hurt from a fight, I'm...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Going Black Friday shopping with my friends today ! I'm excited but also not excited cause the malls are packed it's going to be impossible to find a space so were like leaving my...
    Loving1234 Loving1234 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    Hello All, I have been married for two years. My MIL has five children and my husband is her youngest son. She lives with us. She is very manipulative. I have been a guest in my...
    SmritiP SmritiP 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 10

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    I make it a point to never compete for resources. I Christmas shop all year - mostly online to avoid the crowds. Malls on Black Friday have a strong anxious energy that is hard for...
    MAT5629 MAT5629 41-45, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I don't really know if it's me projecting my judgment of myself, if it is legitimately true that others are judging me, or if it is a combination of both. I do feel really judged...
    KelseyLeigh123 KelseyLeigh123 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 13

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    I hate being single on Holidays. especially Christmas, valentines and thanksgiving. but I'm not saying it just these but all of them but these mean the most for me. I wish I had a...
    Mtay222 Mtay222 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 16

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    I have been shopping online. And after you done that the shops like to know what it was like. So I answered a George survey tonight. It was good except they advertise things in...
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F a week ago

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    I do love Christmas, but I hate what it is turning into. We seem to be forgetting that Christmas is first and foremost a religious symbol of the birth of Christ. Don't worry, I'm...
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 18 Responses 2 days ago

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    (THE WORD IN I BELIEVE IN MIRACLES IS MISS-SPELLED BY EP GROUPS CHOICE) A CHRISTMAS MIRACLE: It was six months ago, and a day, when her husband passed away. The doctors said...
    McCannT12 McCannT12 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 6

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    Here it comes again and I just want it to be over already. In my town, it seems like they were selling Christmas decorations before the Halloween costumes. It seems like the...
    SaiaN SaiaN 46-50, F Nov 11

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    I HATE crowds and shopping. I have social anxiety and I've never gone shopping on Black Friday. It's just not worth it to me.
    RestlessDreamer22 RestlessDreamer22 26-30, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Since my husband of 15 years left our 4 kids and myself for another mother at our kids school, I have become a person consumed with anger. He has had little contact with the...
    40startingagain 40startingagain 36-40, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    Mariah Carey "All I Want For Christmas Is You" I don't want a lot for Christmas There is just one thing I need I don't care about the presents Underneath the Christmas tree I...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response Nov 14

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    I shop a lot in Asda. If you ask a shop assistant where something is they don't just tell you, they take you. Today I wanted a scarf I had seen in the Christmas catalogue. The shop...
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F Nov 6

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    I bought two more dresses at Savers last Thursday when I went to get my wife's Christmas presents. A long-sleeved blue and black one (button down front) and a black and white...
    Pegg Pegg 51-55, M 3 Responses Nov 10

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    I did a survey online about Asda! I like the shop a lot and I told them. The groceries are good and cheap but the clothes are fantastic! Asda bought the George fashion house. All...
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 13

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    So it's been mostly this year, I've never really been a shop o holic or anything but for Christmas I got a gift card and that has lead me down a path to where I am today. I'm not...
    Sparrowlynn03 Sparrowlynn03 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 18

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    Hi, my name is sissy. I was born a male, but have always known inside of my heart that I'm a female. When I was a child, I would play house with my female cousin, and she would be...
    sissymary4 sissymary4 56-60, T Nov 3

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    I love going shopping, finding cute trinkets, adorable outfits and new items. Only part I hate is the price!
    LittleLexxi21 LittleLexxi21 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    I'm 26 years old. I've lived with my mother forever minus 4 years where she was living with my sister. I always wondered why she was a little off. Always acting like a child...
    jlmerritt jlmerritt 26-30 Nov 10

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    I like going grocery shopping. I hate the long lines and blocking people from cutting in line while you wait at the Cash register.
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Nov 16

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    MariexOkay MariexOkay 13-15, F a week ago

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    edr567 edr567 26-30, M Nov 5

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    Every one seems to forget me around this time of year. Either that i am the last person to think of on everyones mind. I'm tired of trying. I guess no one really likes me. People...
    Chibichaos Chibichaos 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    ebtausch ebtausch 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    ebtausch ebtausch 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I had to go through Christmas trees to get to Halloween decorations. how is that right?
    regalshewolf regalshewolf 41-45, F 2 days ago

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    I just can't stand them. They're so overdone. All they do is make me depressed. Thanksgiving is barely tolerable, but Christmas is horrible. Not to mention my dad's birthday is the...
    Aovation Aovation 41-45, M 1 day ago