I Have Stood My Ground

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    Feels good even though I have just made someone

    mad. I stood my ground and said what I felt was right. I have a plan of action and I simply said what it was. I feel strongly about my plan, and I want to accomplish these personal goals. Just because I don't feel as though something is as important as somebody else does not...
    TheNewOldMe TheNewOldMe
    36-40, F
    Apr 17, 2015

    And...

    You see I am still here and contributing positively. 
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Apr 17, 2010

    So Proud Of Myself For Asserting Myself

    I am going through major stress right now in my personal life with regard to my marraige. But to add to the acquation...I have very overbearing parent in laws...that seem to guide my husbands each foot step....which for obvious reasons are not healthy for a marraige...but...
    puggy puggy
    36-40
    6 Responses Dec 2, 2009

    On Assertion

    I have stood my ground when it has been most painful for me to do so. I have faced off with friends and family. It has had both positive and negative consequences. Growing up I acquiesced to everyone around me, but that is the nature of being a child. Things changed when I became...
    philosophicmyth philosophicmyth
    26-30, F
    Oct 25, 2010
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