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I Move Around a Lot

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    I moved around a lot

    as a kid ~ my mom moved across country when I was a baby, and it didn't stop there. 3 elementary schools, 2 high schools. Into adulthood, I don't think I've ever stayed in one place more than 2 years. In the past 8 years I've lived in the same town and moved 13 or 14 times...
    rnochick rnochick 46-50, F Feb 3

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    Gypsy I Think

        I have always moved around a lot. From a child, it has followed me into my adult hood. I'm not sure why, I move around like this.  It's like after a while, like 6 months or so. I need a change, and I pack up and move. I have a house in AR. But, I'm...
    Sourtherngirl Sourtherngirl 21-25, F Oct 29, 2007

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    I Move Around Alot Too

    my wife left me,took the kids, i was left alone, depression set in quick, i had a small business, i squandered it, till i had nothing, so one day i had that funny notion i would do a walk about, you know how a aboriginee grows to manhood, if he survives the wilderness, thats what...
    hyukjoong68 hyukjoong68 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 7, 2008

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