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I Hate Getting Old

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    Aging -  I hate getting old. Physically, you lose tone and you get wrinkles and stuff like that.  Mentally, your fluid intelligence declines.  For life in general...
    reset reset 18-21, F 7 Responses Dec 18, 2009

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    I Try Not To... - I don't think I hate growing old as much as I love being healthy. So I cheat age by staying healthy. I feel great :)
    manomeans manomeans 61-65, M Jul 18, 2009

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    Painful Old Bones. - I think the worse part is joint pain and gradual loss of strength.I have to ask for help or not get something done.I've been a capable woman and now I feel I'm...
    wiseowl wiseowl 61-65, F 5 Responses Apr 17, 2008

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    Rattlesnakes On The Prairie - When I was growing up, my neighborhood mixed underdeveloped properties with homes and nice lawns. One of the latter was what Jefferson Park residents...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Mar 26, 2013

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    It Just Gets Worse - I really hate getting old. I don't have a healthy life and it seems I look older than I am, I have 16 years and I look like 30 year old woman, I think. I don't...
    headlessmule headlessmule 18-21, T Nov 28, 2010

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    TIME Causes More Wounds -    I  HATE GETTING OLD ! I RARELY SOCIALIZE. I WORK MORE HOURS AND AT THE END OF THE DAY I FEEL RAGGED. THE MORE YOU EARN THE LESS YOU...
    dodog dodog 41-45, F Jul 17, 2009

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    My Body Is Betraying Me...again - I am 30 years old, everyone says I should still be in my prime.  Yet, I can barely walk if I sit on the floor.  My knees and ankles throb.  My...
    nbookmba nbookmba 26-30 1 Response Feb 5, 2012

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    41 Feeling Like 71 - Geez, I feel crickity I have a pot belly I'm losing hair on my head and getting hair out of my ears and back, It sucks so much, I'm jovial but my outside...
    hgl1972 hgl1972 41-45, M Aug 20, 2013

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    You Can... - be in shape, you can get so many plastic surgeries...but getting old is a battle you will never win.
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Apr 17, 2008

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    Lol. I'm going to unjoin this group (because this isn't what I believe), but I find this to be hilarious. I wish I could say this. I'm not super beautiful though (just pretty). So...
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    I have NEVER liked being struck. I barely tolerated listening to scoldings. There were two avoidance strategies I used for years to get myself out of trouble with my stepmother and...
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    Why is it i have 2 get spanked 4 every little thing i do wrong? its not fair:( im 2 old 4 this. I says that and i got told 2 b quiet b4 i get another spankin:( The paddle sux big...
    dillonj2001 dillonj2001 13-15, M 9 Responses Mar 28

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    hello my name is mich i have just turned 13 and i'm new here. i was reading some stories and i thought of sharing one too since here i will not be laughed at, it's good to see i'm...
    mich2001 mich2001 13-15, M 9 Responses 5 days ago

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    I got spanked today for getting bad grades at school. I got out my report card last week and as soon as I saw it i knew i will be spanked hard, so i decided to hide it from my mom...
    leaklog leaklog 18-21, M 5 Responses Apr 3

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    Try getting the silent treatment from the ex you still love RIGHT before spring break. It's not fun...at ALL.
    amandavynes amandavynes 13-15, F Mar 17

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    The people who give the silent treatment really hate it when you turn the tables on them.
    elizabeth111 elizabeth111 46-50, F Mar 29

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    just got a new hair cut...I look stupid beyond belief I now have the dumbest bowl cut hair ever and I hate it its awful it makes me look worse than i already did
    greenteajello greenteajello 13-15, F Mar 30

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    It feels like a risk to take. Like you pick out a haircut and it looks good on the model but your unsure if you will look good with the hairstyle. It is a 50/50 chance of either...
    Inlovewithtecher Inlovewithtecher 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    I'm narcoleptic, which is basically the opposite of insomnia, so getting up in general is always a struggle lol!
    kxCobra kxCobra 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    With all my might. But this isn't unusual. Who doesn't hate it????? I Also wouldn't subject my kids (if I had any) to that ****. No ******* way.
    JpegIcon JpegIcon 26-30, M Apr 3

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    When I slept I was literally deaf to the world. It was more peaceful that way and until I decided to wake up and face the world I ignored all distrsctions. That is what I was doing...
    StandoffishBrat StandoffishBrat 18-21 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Almost 50, married, older kids, college professor, feeling sexy and more sexual then ever before. I think about it all of the time. It is both juvenile and genuine.
    Simplecomplexity Simplecomplexity 46-50, M 3 Responses Mar 24

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    Gosh I get so freaked out.. But like for me its even worse cause Older men for some reason like red heads.. No one my age like red heads they just find them weird..
    ntupy12 ntupy12 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 25

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    My first post! I'm 56 years old. Kids are all grown, moved away! I just keep thinking about that song "Is that all there is ". Just me and the wife now going through the motions.
    Richardrol Richardrol 56-60, M 6 days ago

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    Les mésaventures de mes fesses! Etant enfant j'ai reçu 6 ou 7 bonnes fessées à cul nu. et 20 au moins sur mes culottes; Lors de fessées à cul nu je détestais :non seulement...
    boeing707 boeing707 51-55, M 2 hrs ago

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    They are the worst and so embarrassing
    tonya13 tonya13 13-15, F 7 Responses Mar 17

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    Sorry if I wrote so much. I am a shy person when it comes to someone I like so please help. I am Asian and the guy I like is white. The first time I started working there I didn...
    MTYHPAAO MTYHPAAO 18-21, F Mar 18

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    MY boyfriend gets mad when i qustion him who hes hangging out with? whats her last name? is she prettier then me? it drives me crazy i just wanna be a better girlfriend
    LOVEhurtsMIRANDA LOVEhurtsMIRANDA 70+, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    How long can someone possible stay mad? Ugh. I said I was sorry the other night. Said he was hurt, but I'm hurt as well and didn't get an apology. I have no issue apologizing but...
    gymgirl71 gymgirl71 36-40, F 7 Responses Mar 22

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    Worst thing ever, especially if it's from someone you love.
    amandavynes amandavynes 13-15, F Mar 25

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    Anybody else ever get whacked with one of those long paint stirring sticks? OUCH!
    ericjis2cool ericjis2cool 13-15, M 8 Responses Mar 26

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    I'm 14yo right now and I still get spankings by mom. She always spanks me with the hairbrush and always bare. It's so embarrassing lying over her knee. She treats me like a little...
    sweetkim1999 sweetkim1999 13-15, F 20 Responses Mar 27

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    Like god damn they wind how to get rid of bags under the eyes I know how. Give me 3 extra hours of sleep every night and I'll show you 😩
    dordor123 dordor123 13-15, F Mar 30

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    That moment when you know you have to get up for school Tomm but your nowhere near tired -.- fml
    Trapaholics Trapaholics 18-21, M Mar 30

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    Especially when it's for school! Worst feeling ever!😩
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    My husband and have different opinions now he rarely talks to me, when I open subject to discuss he usually asks me To repeat what I said a couple of times and then he answers...
    rules33 rules33 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 3

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    So i wanted to go to my friends house because there was a party but my mom said NEIN!!!! I got so mad!!! Kept o n telling her **** !!! Got myself get spanked 15 times with a...
    heartkingdom heartkingdom 22-25 3 Responses Apr 5

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    i really like this guy but he's sending me mixed signals! idk wat to do
    tatyanaelhayek tatyanaelhayek 18-21, F Apr 5

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    When my boyfriend gives me the silent treatment I've told him it hurts me the worst and he still does it. Why would someone who says they love me continue to do that to me?
    Helluvagurl2013 Helluvagurl2013 31-35, F 5 Responses Apr 6

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    My husband doesn't necessarily give me the full silent treatment but sometimes he just doesn't respond to me. It drives me nuts! I'd rather he be angry and yell than no response...
    Slackergirl Slackergirl 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 8

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    Me and my guy friend were talking and out if nowhere he starts pulling my hair. He then goes on to say "remember back in like 4th grade when a boy pulled your hair and your mom...
    LacedYoung LacedYoung 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Before I met you I was so innocent and helpless and it just so happens to be that you are the total opposite. You make me feel like I matter but everything is about s*x, sure I've...
    bulimicbixtch49 bulimicbixtch49 13-15, F a week ago

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    spiike65 spiike65 46-50, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I want to know where I stand with you from the very start. One day your so interested in what I have to say and the next day you aren't. I like everything I know about you so far...
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    CptJackRabbit CptJackRabbit 31-35, M Apr 8

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    winterscoat winterscoat 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    i am the eldest...means abig time fr me,rolemodel fr lil ones.....and what if little ones pave their own path n dont folllow my steps???who is to be scolded n blamed... my only...
    Mughee Mughee 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 21