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    Prices cause crime. Price of gas made some

    go postal. Price of meat makes some steal. No gas leads to busses. Busses lead to discomfort violence. Price of popularity causes postal. Insurance wrecks lives due to price. Tickets drain family. Right before insurance hike does. Lawsuit wins never...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Sep 26

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    Overcrowding is caused.

    Kathleen madigan pointed it out. Policy gives best deal to huge cities. But small towns aint overcrowded.
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Sep 26

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    I like dark coffee now Before it taste nasty

    But I like it With 3 sugars. I prefer hot coffee then hot chocolate
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Oct 6

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    Good Neighbors And Friends Are Rare And Priceless

    Yesterday, I attended the funeral of a very good friend. Larry was the kind of man who could be inconspicuous or the life of the party. He was the father of my daughter's best friend and honestly we weren't super close. His personality never jumped out at me though I have heard...
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F 2 Responses Feb 28, 2013

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    Sex Is An Easier Explanation

         I admit it.  I have sex sometimes with somebody I don't intend to have a romance with just to feel human again.     I go for long periods of time living inside my head.  Solving problems, fixing things, listening to people's problems and helping them find solutions...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 6 Responses Oct 10, 2011

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    People Wonder About Manorkill

         Manorkill is a place.  It is a place in the mountains where my mother, father, grandparents, and ancestors back to the early 1800's are buried.  It is where I'll presumably be buried one day too.      I don't know why this place in the Catskills was named Manorkill...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M Nov 24, 2011

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    Losing and Finding Seems

    as if my life is continually played out somewhere between losing and finding. My shoulder seems to have no trouble "finding" the hard corner of the ill-placed bookcase my sons decided needed to be in the dining room - between me and the refrigerator basically. I have no trouble...
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 4, 2013

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    Parents have done extremes.

    Professionals teach extremes. Extremes dont work. Punishing creates jerks and broken. Spoiling does too. So whats the answer. How do mechanics know what to fix. Experience. Are humans like cars. Yes. So we need people mechanix. But the pill...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 25

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    Another New Year

         New Year's eve is a great time to feel sentimental about things... particularly if you've been around a while.    It's when you wonder if you're still gonna fit into a fast-changing world.  It's when you decide if you'll get drunk, or make a pot of coffee and curl up...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 7 Responses Dec 31, 2011

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    Turningofthetides Turningofthetides 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 1

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    Has anybody else noticed

    that a lot of people in this world looks like somebody else? I just realized that I have always noticed this and I have noticed this since I was a kid. Many people in this world share the same facial features and usually are the same in a fundamental level. What a drag. This...
    SelfUnaware SelfUnaware 18-21 Feb 21

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    We are pushed to want more.

    We are needy. My mentor is old. Losing sight. Wanting to be a hero. Or right. Never happy unless agreed with. Always needing to supply answers. And mean if we dont agree. Most in society are that way. Abuse of power is seen in them. You give and...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 21

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    Things Are Looking Up

    "I believe that if one always looked at the skies, one would end up with wings." Gustave Flaubert
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M Sep 26, 2013

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    You Don't Have To Be

    I've learned you don't have to be a dreamer or a misfit to understand just how many wonderful things, people, and creation there is in the world to be savored and enjoyed without having to look very far. I wish I understood depression, but I don't.
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 2 Responses Sep 8, 2013

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    I notice you scratching your butt in the corner

    ewwww, feeling each other in public, farting but acting like it's not you.. I know these things are extremely disgusting and I hate when people do this especially in public. I also notice the type of persons your hiding and could be
    sashakimi4 sashakimi4 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 20

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    Dry Wells

        "Love never dies a natural death.  It dies because we don't know how to replenish it's source.  It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals.  It dies of illness and wounds; it dies of weariness, of witherings, of tarnishings."         Anais Nin
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 2 Responses Apr 25, 2013

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    People think I'm a softy

    and treat me like I'm something adorably special since my face is always blank and shy with no emotion and people are like wow I never knew u do Hiphop and your really good and I'm like why and they go because your like soft and shy and I am also nice since I am honest and...
    FlyingAwayAndFallingApart FlyingAwayAndFallingApart 18-21, F Sep 20

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    When you get some very adult conversations

    going here. There is a very good chance that it will be deleted. Then if it should continue you will be DELETED. I notice a few friends that got DELETED just one day after being on here with a very adult story. Has anyone else noticed this? Have you noticed other friends...
    CP1262 CP1262 51-55, M 2 Responses Oct 30

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    The older I get, the less patience I have

    for idiots! We all pick up weird ideas or trains of thought. But most of us CHOSE not to act on them!!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Oct 22

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    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Sep 21

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    Rose Colored Glasses

    Romantic love is a mental illness, but it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw." - Fran Lebowitz Having played that record so many times, I wonder what keeps...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 3 Responses May 21, 2013

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    Boredom is responsible

    for plenty. Abuse. Bullying. Crime. Divorce. Egotism. Fokyn. Games. Hatred. Insolence. Jerks. Kookyness Lethargy. Mindlessness. Neglect. Opression. Pranks. Quizzes Racism. Stupidity. Terrorism. Unrulyness. Wickedness...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 22

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    Some Stories Change and Need to Be Erased

    What is a friend? Is a friend someone who you should give grace even when they cannot understand? I do think a friend is someone you make space for and care about even when they can longer have you in the front row of their life, so to speak. I have erased the original story...
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F Mar 1, 2013

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    Have you ever noticed

    that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac? George Carlin
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 5 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    layers

    life is a beautiful giftwrapped in layers and layers,One layer is joythe next may be painOne layer is beginningthe next may be mundaneAnd as we unwrap and unwrap the giftthe best we can hope to find isthe end of the rainbowwhere one can fly free
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 25, 2012

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    I have noticed that this group picture is

    awesome. The size of those eyes tho O_O
    LovelyDeadly LovelyDeadly 16-17, F Sep 20

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    People strive for approval meanwhile they

    should be striving for recognition.
    SelfUnaware SelfUnaware 18-21 1 Response Feb 24

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    Successful people aint family good.

    Four males. Father. Godfather. Enemy. Mentor. All successful. All fall short in dad or pal department. Thought godfather fantastic. But word is never a dad around. But a great provider and pal. Enemy only gets kid chat for work tips. Wife of enemy...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 24

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    Omfg whenever I play hide

    and go seek and hide, I always have to go pee! Always. Lol
    XxBadXVibesxX XxBadXVibesxX 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 26

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    Reunion

         "Happiness is having a large, loving, close-knit family in another city."      -     George Burns      It seems like everybody who has never been there wants to go to New York someday.  It's strange, I suppose, that I look forward to a day when I never have...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 2 Responses Jul 19, 2011

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    There is an art in finding the worth in loving

    anyway...                               Learn to cherish love with an open heart and hand                                        
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F 3 Responses Dec 26, 2013

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    I am not a party person.

    . I worked at a music festival yesterday and even though I only worked for 4 hours with the remainder of the day to watch bands and drink up it didn't interest me.. I was happy to leave early, grab a coffee and head home.
    heyitsabike heyitsabike 31-35, F 3 Responses Sep 20

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    I can't change my profile pic.

    People message me thinking I'm their skin color. They message me. Find out I'm not. *You have been blocked*- EPAllie *Ouch.* HONESTLY?!!
    tamilola tamilola 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 25

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    "If evolution really works,

    how come mothers only have two hands?" - Milton Berle
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 1 Response May 11

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    Most people here if there looking

    for a friend they either: 1. There in high-school and are lonely (no problem there accept fake accounts with potential rapists) 2. People blatantly trying to get lucky! I'd at least Skype em to make sure there legit before I do anything...
    Crazierz Crazierz 13-15, M Nov 11

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    When I'm sober, I'll call you 'Friend.

    ' When I toke, I'll call you 'Bruh' (even the girlys). When I'm drunk, I get instablack and use 'Yo' gratuitously. PBR, MD 20/20, OE, brings me back to the hood. I'm white and all, but we've still got some hoods. Not saying I didn't grow up in suburbia with a white middle-class...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 20

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    I've noticed that I'm not

    as ugly as I feel.
    jeaaane jeaaane 13-15, F 4 Responses Sep 20

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    The system is flawed.

    On purpose. For profit And control. Too much wrong causes violence. Violence causes reaction. Dominant war begins. Alcohol slipped through. But other drugs wont. Seatbelt tickets why. Insurance goes up over seatbelt why. Insurance goes up over...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 24

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    I have these different personas inside of me.

    I just listed them kind of spontaneously the other day and I realized that I had hit on something about myself that I really hadn't thought about before. These are the characters that make up who I am. 1) The clown- I love to make people laugh and smile. This is the one who...
    puck61 puck61 51-55, M 7 Responses Jun 21

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    My Nightmares Are As A Train,

    They Become Smaller As It Pulls Away
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 1 Response Dec 9, 2013

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    Success today is a disease.

    The successful bash those that aint. Mastering business blinds them. They mess up huge. And hurt dozens. But claim success says otherwise. Some claim christian. But bash unfortunates. Some claim professional. But bash like monsters. Some give gifts...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 23

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    Young People Romanticize Death

         I work with a lot of younger people and correspond with many.  A common thread I've noticed is their fascination with the death of somebody they may have known.  I don't think they recognize the permanence of being dead, or just how routine other people's death becomes...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 2 Responses Nov 22, 2011

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    the sky is blue the ocean is blue I get

    blue does that make life blue
    thebigtexrock thebigtexrock 41-45, M 3 Responses Oct 22

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    Life Is Full Of Walls

    A dim image of peering out of a window at a brightly colored mural declaring rainbows of love and walks through the city zoo, Sitting on the wall, feeling her legs dangling over the cement blocks as she sang with her friend, Sliding down the cold hard wall next to her mother...
    jenvice jenvice 46-50, F 3 Responses May 27, 2012

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    "My Father said there are two kinds of people

    in the world: Givers and Takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better." Marlo Thomas
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 1 Response Sep 26

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    Tickets. Robbing the poor.

    Helping insurance companies too. But insurance services never improve. And such companies dont employ more. They are almost as bad as pill makers. Or courts. So what are cops??? And when will insurance grow humane??? Or pill makers??? Or courts???? Or...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Sep 19

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    Love Makes No Plans

    "Real love is a pilgrimage. It happens when there is no strategy, but it is very rare because most people are strategists." - Anita Brookner Seems like everybody's making "choices" these days when it comes to relationships. It's almost amusing. Since when did true...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 2 Responses Jun 7, 2013

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    People rather see, hear,

    or think what they want and deny the truth or even logic at that matter. If a banana says it's and apple long enough it'll start to believe it.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 20

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    Women act like men if hurt.

    And some men begin to care like women when hurt. A real woman is vastly superior to men. But growing up in business changes them. They disconnect their heart. Shut off messaging from intuition. And act like men. Its sad. Then there are some men who get...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M 1 Response Oct 21

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    Respect is demanded. The successful demand

    respect. They never earned it. Some veterans did. Some disabled did. But disabled rarely get any. We broke. We tried and broke. Companies break people. Neighborhoods do too. Those not broken are praised. But the breaking aint removed. And the...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Oct 24

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    Hearts And Bodies

           They know things... hearts and bodies do.  You live your life inside your head as you grow older; safe inside our wisdom; but hearts and bodies surprise you sometimes....      It's a good thing... when your heart and body surprise you with a mind of their own...