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I Love to Curl Up With a Good Book But Seldom Have Time to

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    Over 20 Books

    I have over 20 books I'm working on reading but I rarely have time to read outside of doing homework.  At some point I'd like to be able to just sit down and read a book that isn't for homework.
    evilkittymew evilkittymew 36-40, F Mar 15, 2009

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    Work Is Good For Something!

      When I was a lot younger in my life I used to devour books, which marked my first proud achievement of reading a real chapter book in the first grade. Anyway as the years have slowly passed, I have often found myself with no time to spare to read the books, which...
    Dormantdrakon Dormantdrakon 22-25, F Mar 16, 2009

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    Yes Do You Want to Join Me

    I love to read and lately my life has been taken over and I don't get to read as much as I would like.  When I was younger I would go to the library and grab a kiosk sitting there and reading for hours and hours.  I have't done this in years but I fully intend on doing...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 2 Responses May 26, 2008

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    I Want To Read More But My Mind Wonders Too Much

    even this is happening with my course at the moment ... I try to read and things distract me... I never have time for much anymore ... other then trying to beat the pain of my back ... so I write on ep... its hard to study when you are in pain your mind easily distracts...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F Feb 17, 2012

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    EricRadliffe EricRadliffe 18-21, M Jul 11

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    Its something I've eventually accepted about myself. lol. If I enjoy it, why not keep enjoying?? I love looking for new books to start, I love reading, I just usually skip to...
    amygirl33 amygirl33 26-30, F a week ago

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    I want to share this with everyone, it would help me feel a bit lighter from inside. I am from India, I fell in love with a girl who is elder than me by 3 years. We used to talk...
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    The most depressing part of it all... There's nothing I can do to fix that. And I will always be reminded of her memory. If I were to go to hell to relive the worst moments in my...
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