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I Like to Keep Busy

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    I have stuff to do, and when I don't have stuff to do, I have stories to write. If not stories, then I have people who need a shoulder and so on!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 3, 2011

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    I Love Being Busy

    I have an obligation (somewhere I'm needed or expected) every single day of the week.  Yes this includes weekends.  I enjoy fulfilling my hunger for education, social services and music.  I do however feel sometimes as if I've loaded up my plate with too many...
    ichooselife ichooselife 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 7, 2010

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    I like to keep busy because there's no time to

    be depressed when I have lots to do. When I have stuff to do and take time to exercise and stuff I become more of a genuinely happy person :D doesn't mean I can't be lazy sometimes though o.o
    Chloeeee17 Chloeeee17 18-21, F Feb 24

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    I had an awful weekend,

    being lazy, watching series, bingeing until I got sick. Now I'm working so I can't binge or do anything else, which is good. Until 5pm at least. Then I'll have to find something else to keep me busy. It's hard when you have no interests. I'm so pathetic
    emmacla emmacla 22-25, F Jul 28

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    I changed the decor today.

    ...It started with the cacti, I didn't want them to freeze. I painted an old, beat up terra cotta planter and crammed all of them in, the goal being to use just one pot. This will just be their winter home, just a safe haven until spring.Sooo... where can I put the pot so the...
    Kathieredart Kathieredart 56-60, F 17 Responses Oct 21

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    Overall I Do...At Times I Don't Though

    It seems like I either have an incredible amount of free time or I'm always busy. Hardly does there seem to be an in between. Overall I prefer to keep busy though that way I don't get bored and that way I also feel like I'm at least being somewhat productive. The only downside to...
    JadedDivinity JadedDivinity 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 23, 2013

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    I knew that my mother never lets me to my sister ..she would always say to herself I wish I never had kids ..me and my sister will look at each other and start to cry in silence...
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    Been that way for a long time. When I turned 18. I organised my own party. It was pretty good. My parents didnt see the point of celebrating an 18th. They thought your 21st more...
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    If I had a soulmate, he would wander along with me and hold my hand and give thoughtful answers to all my questions and appreciate the fact that I cared enough to want to know and...
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    ...but I'm busy, you know you are welcome to interrupt me...
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