I Love to Exceed Others' Expectations

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    So at my school there's a common saying that

    if you fail, your parents will absolutely kill you. It seems behind all the smartest students there's an expectant parent that drives them to perfection. They constantly feel pressured and that makes them the students they are. Now, both my parents are passive. Sure...
    Paris555 Paris555
    18-21, F
    Jan 30, 2014

    They may think of me of

    so frail and fragile... But I am never Like so.. I do not want others to think Pity of me, But That they will Rejoice and Think of me' Of the Unreachable Heights, At the Same Time Humble and Kind.. Never forgetting that Value.. From the Bottom Of my Heart.......
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 13, 2014

    That's Why In Some Ways I Love School

    At school everyone think's I'm brilliant, when I don't really think I am. I mean, I'm smart, but not "brilliant." Brilliant is like Albert Einstein who had a IQ of what was believed to be 160! (Even though IQ test were not common at all then.) It's one of the only or few things...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 31, 2011

    I Don't Do It Much, But I Love to

    I love to buy expensive things for people who don't expect me to buy them anything.  Or to get an A on an exam when the professor expects me to fail.  I love to overwhelm and shock people and truly go the extra mile for them.
    RopinTexan RopinTexan
    22-25, M
    1 Response Feb 14, 2008

    I Like to Stand Out

     I often find that going that little bit extra or doing something totally random out of the blue gives me such a thrill. Its small things like jumping in puddles when my friends would rather avoid them makes me happy. I love to defy what other people think and i love to...
    IslandChick IslandChick
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 9, 2008
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