I Live and Learn

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    It was my first job interview.

    And I totally bunked it. Like a car crash. I called later, and they told me that I didn't get the job. But, you know what? I feel alright. Because, the thing is, I didn't want the job in the first place. I'm not saying that because I'm feeling petty, but no, I was seriously...
    Shinoyo Shinoyo
    18-21, F
    May 6, 2015

    Self-control. Doing what needs to be done

    versus doing what I want. Though both should be tied together, many times they are not. And I've had to struggle with putting the larger tasks up front before the little things. It's not easy, but it can yield its own reward.
    UniqueDLP UniqueDLP
    31-35, M
    May 5, 2015

    When something's not right,

    and trust is absent, put it behind you. The pain will be temporary..but keep moving on!
    deleted deleted
    May 6, 2015

    I'm Blessed.

    I'm very grateful for the life I have and everything wrong in my life, is cuz I putt it there. I might not like my bed, but I do have to lay in it. I'm a pretty girl but I think my personality is better. Ppl only look at me but never try to get to no me. Ppl stop me all the time...
    YellowHoneyDrop YellowHoneyDrop
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 23, 2013

    I want to share an experience I had here on EP

    tonight and hopefully get some helpful insight. ...I began talking to someone here on EP who has some strong opinions and seemed quite aggressive, but interesting and knowledgeable nonetheless. I happened to mention in conversation that in life I don't lose, I either win... Or...
    TheSundanceGal TheSundanceGal
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jun 29, 2015

    I've been hurt again.

    The love i thought i had is gone. So many questions and thoughts are rushing through my mind my heads spinning. Bleh
    nikkijade13 nikkijade13
    26-30, F
    Dec 26, 2013
    Yaird Yaird
    18-21, M
    May 6, 2015


    I told my friend I would write a story about him. Nd this is what I have to say. Pierre is a....Mhhmmhh great person to someone who really knows him (me of course) Idk watt other ppl think of him. He can be my think like a man guide. He's honest which is a surprise cuz guys lik...
    YellowHoneyDrop YellowHoneyDrop
    22-25, F
    Aug 24, 2013
    deleted deleted
    1 Response May 6, 2015

    Most recently I have learned!

    Well....should I say it is sinking in my mind as I speak. Life is about forgiveness. Now I am telling this to the world I wouldn't want to tell people around me because some would really abuse this. Anyway! I recently too a Chemistry test It is absolutely amazing how this...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy
    41-45, F
    Dec 5, 2015

    My honesty has been a gift

    and a curse.... Learning with time to really think before I speak.... Especially when I'm angry....aaarrrrrrgh
    y2kalmeida y2kalmeida
    31-35, F
    2 Responses May 5, 2015
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