I 'm Not Afraid of Work

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    I've worked in a grocery store

    since I was 15. Since I graduated high school I've always had an exciting array of neat side jobs. I did reception and later apprenticed as a piercer, but I didn't want to pursue a career where my main income would be 16 year old girls who hate their fathers getting nose studds...
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    4 Responses Feb 11, 2016

    Working Is Not That Bad...

    I started to work at the age of 15. My first job was to pick up strawberries in a field and it was a real challenge. Waking up at 4 a.m, picking up the whole day and then, coming back at 6 p.m. However, I enjoyed that because I was working with my boyfriend (now, he's an ex, but...
    Bgirlsd Bgirlsd
    18-21, F
    Aug 9, 2009

    I have my share of work to do on the farm,

    but it only usually takes the morning, sometimes a couple of hours in the evening too.The rest of the day is mine. I sometimes do a kata near the pool, and dive in afterwards.Today I'm going into Perpignan, to a gym with a dojo, to find out about karate schools in the city.
    Shintaro95 Shintaro95
    22-25, F
    Jul 28, 2014

    no i am not afraid of working on the other hand

    I am afraid of not been fast enough to get it done in the time that I have especially if i am working with someone else and they are naturally quicker than me and if I am taking my time and they maybe do that bit more than me as i know that is not fair but i am unfortunately a...
    fanofpll fanofpll
    31-35, F
    Dec 15, 2015

    I currently have three jobs.

    I work and I work but it doesn't feel as if I can get ahead. I am so tired. I just want a break.
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    Dec 27, 2015

    I am not afraid of doing the work

    but had a few experiences more than one where in the time and hours i had i was quite fast enough which took me back a bit kind of doubted my confidence abit no ones fault just one of those things however I am afraid of getting back into work and not been able to be fast enough...
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    1 Response Dec 16, 2015

    Except when I find out my ex seems to be

    hanging around there... I dunno if he knows I work there or not but I wish he would feck off and shop somewhere else. He's never shopped there before and now he starts just after I start working there again... Step one. Focus on getting better Step two. Deal with stupid ex...
    katariffik katariffik
    31-35, F
    Dec 14, 2015

    i have worked all my life,

    waking up at 6 or 7 in the morning and working till 8 at night. my hands are covered in dirt, blisters forming and aching fingers. legs sore and aching feet. Every muscle is sore from my labor, fiber building as i sleep. then i start my day again.
    christophzzzs christophzzzs
    16-17, M
    Jun 27, 2015
    katariffik katariffik
    31-35, F
    1 Response Dec 14, 2015
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