I Have Been Alone On Holidays

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    I've Been Shrugging

    From younger birthdays to the bashes on New Year's Eve, sure I've been alone a lot. I realize I never really cried or over thought it even as a child. It was something to be expected. Every day is the same, a celebration, events happen, I decide, time is a gift I can spend...
    Marowit Marowit
    22-25, F
    Aug 13, 2010

    Alone

    I have been alone for the holidays for so many years now that I am starting to get used to it.  It used to be very lonely but I have gotten used to the turkey sandwich on wheat with extra mustard, a big diet coke, and some pumpkin custard. I watch the Macy's Parade for...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Mar 17, 2010

    In College

    Yeah, I went to a commuter college and was one of the unlucky few to be stuck on campus on all weekends and holidays. Don't get me wrong, I like solitude, but people just never seemed to notice or care.
    VincentValentine VincentValentine
    31-35, M
    Jul 22, 2011

    Illusion

    "We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone." - Orson Welles   
    RedDust RedDust
    41-45, F
    1 Response Nov 25, 2012
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