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I Have Driven a U Haul Truck

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    When I Moved Home From Savannah

    For a season of my life I lived in Savannah and Hinesville, GA.  I wanted to move back home closer to my family because I stayed homesick.  I decided that I couldn't take being away any longer so I  rented a U'Haul, asked my military buddies to help me out loading...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 10 Responses Aug 19, 2008

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    It Was Fun!

    I am weird, I just thought it was fun.  I like driving all different kinds of vehicles... but this one kinda bummed me out...     ...no cup holders!
    BamaBabe87 BamaBabe87 22-25, F Mar 13, 2010

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    1000 Miles...

    Last summer when we moved here from MA...I also towed my car on the back of the truck...I was nervous the whole was, as there were lots of mountains we had to go thru, and we lost the brakes in WV, and had to wait in 90 temps for them to be repaired. It is not something I would...
    allycat419 allycat419 46-50, F Aug 21, 2008

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    My wife and I recently took our two sons to Miami for a family vacation. She and I had been to Haulover (nude beach) on our own without the boys and I have taken the boys but she...
    artonthebrain artonthebrain 41-45, M 5 Responses Apr 16

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    I have experienced this three times in my life. The first being when I was 10 and in boy scouts. We use to do a paper drive on Saturdays, raising money by collecting old newspaper...
    Kman4You Kman4You 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 17

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    For all the Trucker wives out there....check out this cool t-shirt while simultaneously helping out with The Trucker Family Relocation Assistance Fund at the booster website.
    gboyce gboyce 22-25, F 22 hrs ago

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    For all the Trucker wives out there....check out this cool t-shirt while simultaneously helping out with The Trucker Family Relocation Assistance Fund at the booster website.
    gboyce gboyce 22-25, F 22 hrs ago

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    I worked as a long haultruck driver for one year. my ex was my Co driver and teacher. I was reduced to doing his paper work while he made thousands I made pennies. we would stop at...
    alexburk18 alexburk18 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I recently started dating a trucker ? and we get into arguments a lot about how much he sleeps..he's a very hard working man. and I'm very proud of him. but he will go days without...
    kuurahh kuurahh 18-21, F Apr 3

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    I miss the old Mom and Pop Truckstops. The food was always good and people were friendlier. The corporate giants have put most of them out of business now and that is a shame.
    Destined4Mischeif Destined4Mischeif 56-60, M Apr 4

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    Easter. Wasnt going to celebrate. Doubt bible pure. And am poor. Plus disabled. But sadness hit. So i looked at my budget. And drove to town. To spend...
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 5

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    It's a real shame. Drugs have caused hell for my life, alcohol and pills particularly. No, not me using them, I learned my lesson from the unfortunate hell that my mother went...
    themingowman themingowman 36-40, M Apr 7

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    My boyfriend of 6 months is leaving this summer for OCS (officer candidate school) in July. He recently completed a Pre-OCS this past weekend through A&M. He loved it, even though...
    ckwiggins ckwiggins 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I love being a trucker wife
    gboyce gboyce 22-25, F 22 hrs ago

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    I have been naked in a hardware store. I've driven my car with no pants. I've been naked in the woods. I've been naked in a laundry room at an apartment complex. I was just doing...
    FruitSlice FruitSlice 41-45, M 4 Responses Mar 27

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    Many of them are online....as in I have never even met them in person. I have a pretty strong connection with a couple of them, but nothing I would consider inappropriate. One is...
    TornSoul13 TornSoul13 36-40, M Mar 28

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    This is not something I know how to explain. (tried writing this post 10 times and failed). But basically. I have had many breakdowns. Meaning I lose it. I just start crying and...
    shhyoudontknowme shhyoudontknowme 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 28

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    There's a lot to be said in favour of relationships with younger men. When I say younger, I don't mean by a few years. I am talking about at least a decade or two younger. The...
    Dotty31 Dotty31 51-55, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    Be still, looking for peace and rest here in this place. Silence is deafening and at times a blessing. I need renewing strength as I wake. I feel my heartbeat... Whether it comes...
    Orchidspetals Orchidspetals 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    So I'm not sure why, but I officially get hit on more by guys than I do girls. I find it paradoxical at best. I am a straight male. I have nothing against gay people, and in fact...
    CloseButNoGuitar CloseButNoGuitar 26-30, M Apr 4

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    EXTRACT TAKEN ----- If you give more space to the feelings which are hurting you, you will have lesser space for the feelings which give you happiness. A 20 years old girl joined...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 6

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    I have plenty of faith. I am a faith-based and faith-driven person. I have faith in God as a Christian believer. I have faith that God is with me every moment every day through the...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    My two older sisters tried to "train" me to laugh in a more acceptable manner when I was around five years old. I just couldn't do it. My laugh has it's origins deep in my belly...
    miles2gob4isleep miles2gob4isleep 56-60, F 1 Response Apr 16

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    I turn 20 in about 4 months. I go to college and live on campus (but the school is close enough to home that I can go back on the weekends). I do just fine on my own and I am...
    Jesxica Jesxica 18-21, F Apr 17

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    She gets worse and worse every single day. I'm so tired of rolling my eyes. She comes home and I'm out of sight and then he is no longer he one she was verbally abusing when I was...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    Somebody set me straight.... How does one understand what is or isn't in his/her "league" when it comes to the opposite sex... I am not sure if I am thought of as good looking...
    nocool nocool 41-45, M 13 Responses 3 days ago

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    I'm not sure what this title exactly means, but the way I pictured it, is that someone is telling the general public that they are in general, a good person, but break or snap...
    DementedKarkat DementedKarkat 13-15, T 1 Response 3 days ago

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    there's this guy at work, not my ideal type of guy but possesses the qualities I look and admire in a guy. incredibly nice and sweet to the patients and coworkers, motivated, self...
    misskc22 misskc22 22-25, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Alright, I met my girlfriend right here on EP. Yeah, I had a different account back then. We talked for about a year before finally relocating and moving in together. We are very...
    FruitSlice FruitSlice 41-45, M Mar 27

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    I like going through the automatic car wash with my truck.....and having all the junk that's in the box flying everywhere when the big drying thing hovers overhead....It's awesome...
    mongoheadmonster mongoheadmonster 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 1

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    my parents are divorced I live with my mom and my dad drives a truck over the road my brother and I would go with him over the summer when we was out for school. being confined to...
    judybaby90 judybaby90 22-25, F 16 Responses Apr 3

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    I saw my first sign of a miracle this morning. In all the years I have been receiving a newspaper, it has always been a challenge. Sometimes it is in the flower bed, sometimes...
    lasergraph lasergraph 61-65, M 9 Responses Apr 3

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    My mother is all of the above. For as long as I can remember, I was afraid of my mother because of her violent temper, her outrage at any little thing that didn't go the way she...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F Apr 5

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    Dumb Georgia Laws It is illegal to use profanity in front of a dead body which lies in a funeral home or in a coroners office. You have the right to commit simple battery if...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses Apr 11

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    This one happened at a place called Hippy Hole when I was still living in SD. It is a place well off the beaten path between Rapid City and Mt. Rushmore. I found out about it...
    BigMike2523 BigMike2523 36-40, M 2 Responses Apr 12

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    I've been trying to find stories similar to mine. I just can't seem to find one. So, I decided to write my story. It's sometimes hard for me to write about this. I think my mind...
    DemitriaGoddess3 DemitriaGoddess3 16-17, F Apr 15

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    This morning, hubs said he wants to install a wench on the front of my truck. I'm not sure if he is critiquing my offensive or defensive driving skills??????? Anyway, I asked him...
    pinkstarburst pinkstarburst 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 16

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    More than once. The first time was in the Southwest, I was protecting the construction of a small power plant. The local authorities made us work unarmed, so as not to provoke the...
    wuzgnu wuzgnu 61-65, M Apr 17

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    Am outside. Next to truck. Charging phone. Horsefly lands on me. Me says. Hey. You aint got no saddle. And me cant ride you. To a safer place. So. Shoo fly...
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I remember walking down a road with my 2 best friends, they're my best friends in the dream since childhood, I've never met them in real life. One is a tall brunette with long hair...
    kayoshin kayoshin 31-35, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Why did the toddler drop his lolly? He was hit by a truck. What's 18 inches and makes women scream all night long? Crib death. What's a flying jew called? Smoke.
    Janalino Janalino 16-17, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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