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I Have A Habit Of Locking Doors Even If I Am Home Alone

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    Better Safe Than Sorry

    I am a reader, and I've read many times in magazines about people not locking their doors, then surprise surprise, there is an intruder in their house. I do not want that to happen to me, so I lock my doors. Call it paranoid, I call it being safe!
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30 1 Response Sep 1, 2012

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    Decided my comment in the open minded box was misplaced, it is going to make way for this. Home alone- the weekend. Nobody worries about what is on the tv, what there is to eat...
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    I love being home alone gives me so much time pleasure myself and all my needs
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    Home alone , but horny and need someone to chat with and keep me company :/
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    Going out=people, noise, weird smells, being touched, and just a whole mess if annoying stuff. At Home (Alone)= no noise, I can play my music as loud as I like, I can read without...
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    I don't understand the general idea of going out. Or maybe it's some people who don't understand that going out is not for everyone and it's not a crucial element of a human's life...
    ListenerTalker ListenerTalker 22-25, F 7 Responses Mar 30

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    Staying HOME!!!... For me personally staying home is this shizzz! I get free food, free mifi, free tv, and my own space and time, oh especially sleep whenever I want to. Going out...
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    I'd rather sit here and write about this oh so true experience than going upstairs to make another pot of coffee, and that's not even going outside!
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