I Like Being Unperfect

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    Whew!

    I like to be my imperfect self. It takes a load off my shoulders! Trying to be perfect all the time is major work. I did try to be so, for most of my life. But at age 21, I gave up... best decision ever! :-D Now, I can really focus on the things that I WANT TO change and not...
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    26-30
    2 Responses Feb 22, 2009

    It's Fantastic!!!

    I set my standards in my life extremely high - so high that I never met them. I now know that I would never, ever expect my friends to be that perfect; why am I forcing this on myself?  I am so glad that I am not perfect.
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72
    36-40, F
    Feb 26, 2009

    Because...

    If i was perfect then everyone would want to know how i achieved such perfection and that's not any kind of attention i want.  I live by the rule that i can always improve something about myself, my life, or the way i interact in this world.
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    26-30
    Nov 15, 2010
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