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I Have Paid Bridge Toll For Strangers Behind Me

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     I grew up just out side of San Francisco and have traversed all of the bay's bridges countless times. When I graduated high school I went right to work and my clientele were all over the bay area. I had a daily routine of leaving the east bay, crossing the San Francisco Bay...
    zillaron zillaron 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 12, 2009

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    I really was struggling to forgive my STBX husband for the years of pain he caused me. He's not a bad man he has a good heart and he's an awesome Dad. He has some mental health...
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    This is something that's very hard for me. My boyfriend has cheated on me in the past, by flirting & contacting other women on social networks. And we broke up for a few months...
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    Umm. Since 13, But found ways to cope. Advice on rebuilding. Love you first to locate love. EP Link The barriers. EP Link Carlin knew. http://youtu.be...
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    I think people who apologize again and again should stop begging for forgiveness and instead earn it.
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    Thanks Kimmy....:^)
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