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    Please! Haven't had a break in a long time.

    Two weeks on a sun drenched paradise isle with a cool breeze, blue sea, and a hammock strewn between palm trees. There you'll find a fat,middle aged guy with a straw hat over his face as he emits loud snoring with a wide grin on his face!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Nov 7

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    I am working over time daily at the moment

    and am constantly busy .This makes me envy all those who are collecting welfare but just for a second , I don't want to be that kind of burden on society .After the silly season I might get a few days off .
    certifiable certifiable 70+, F Dec 10, 2013

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    I Need A Break

    I am overworked; partly my fault - I'm a ridiculous workaholic and have five or so jobs - one full-time, the rest casual, part-time, periodic type things. The full-time one is an executive role and I work excessive hours. I have over 14 weeks annual leave accrued. I would like...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 4, 2013

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    God I Need a Good Long Holiday

      The last time I was on a real holiday was when I was 4 I spent 3 months traveling around the eastern side of Australia from Victoria to Queensland it was so much fun camping staying on the beach it was the best time in my life then when we got back I started school and...
    bubble24 bubble24 22-25, F Mar 8, 2009

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    Long Overdue

    It's been a really long time since my last holiday, maybe five years since I even took more than a few days off work and to be honest I am really starting to feel the strain. I need a break but I don't have these fancy ideas of going somewhere new and exciting. I don't want to go...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 22, 2012

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    Ssslm Ssslm 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 15

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    In The Words Of Bilbo Baggins

    I need a holiday. A very long holiday. And I don't expect I shall return. In fact, I mean not to."
    7thWinter 7thWinter 18-21, M Nov 9, 2012

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    So I'm off on holiday tomorrow

    for a week in the sun . I've got the tunes playing doing the housework so it's nice & clean for my 18 year old daughter to destroy oh the joy of it ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚
    tom1851 tom1851 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 30

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    I'm lack of holiday for sure!

    :( I just wanna go to Bali before starting to work after graduation. my circle was like a junk! i hate them. they never work to make it happened (and just keep promising every summer off class). i hate bullshit.
    kathv kathv 22-25, F Jul 28

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    Really Need One.

    I just want to run away for a while and experience new things.
    LynnAuditore LynnAuditore 22-25, F Oct 9, 2012

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    Yeah..

    Somewhere to just get lost for awhile would be pretty nice.
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M 24 Responses Sep 4, 2010

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    We Are Thinking About Saving For A Overseas Holiday

    one day! I know I keep saying it... I wanted to go to the Greece Olympics and never got there... I was completely busted with my mums breast cancer and then losing money at QCC when it went into receivership ... I am afraid to dream and plan ... it will take a year or more...
    IceEntice IceEntice 36-40, F Oct 17, 2012

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    The Dream Holiday That Became A Nightmare And Changed My Lifeโ€ (part 1 To An Ongoing Story)

    This is the real beginning of my story. I will start off by describing my holiday and I will continue with a part two which will shock you โ€ฆdescribing how it actually changed my life. I hope you read on and become keen to find out what happened. =) I deeply appreciate those who...
    Fitnesschick Fitnesschick 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 29, 2012

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    NEED

    I do need a holiday, luckily I am getting one in 2 weeks we are going to Florida for a week, wish it could be longer but hey thats good enough for me!!!!!
    LipstickandBruises LipstickandBruises 26-30, F Jun 13, 2008

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    Stay-Cation Vacation

    With the economy and gas prices as bad as it is, Hubby and I decided to have a Stay-Cation Vacation this last weekend.  A "stay-cation" vacation is a taking a vacation within the area that you live. I had a extra long 4 day weekend from work....So let the fun...
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog 12919 Sep 3, 2008

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    Re: Holiday

    I need a holiday. Okay. I have had a holiday in 2006. It was a great experience. I went back to my birthplace(China). I want another.  
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F 2 Responses May 2, 2008

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    In Need of a Holiday

    I decided with health not at 100% and the rollercoaster year of 2007 that I need a holiday so my partner and I are off for a week i January to Italy which I've not visited in a while, he says he has something planned but wont say. I'm sure it's all good mind, we are incorporating...
    RFoxsmith RFoxsmith 26-30, F Dec 20, 2007

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    I need a break a holiday somewhere hot .

    ... My dream is to move out of England to live somewhere like Australia or New Zealand, I was born in the wrong country ;/ one day maybe!!!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 1

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    RELAX

    Ahhhh a holiday is what i need right now. Get away from here and this crappy weather!! I wish i could just leave tomorrow morning..to ANYWHERE...anywhere is better than here!! Luckily i'm going italy on the 15th of june..and even thought its only in 47 days..it seems...
    TerroneNapoletano TerroneNapoletano 16-17, M Apr 28, 2009

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    Away From Everything

    With the last while I have an overwhelming sense to just run away from everything. i want to escape. i want peace. i would love a holiday, somewhere warm with the sea and the sand. I'd never come home.
    NiRiada NiRiada 22-25, F Sep 17, 2008

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    After 5 Months Of School, I Get 3 Days, But I'll Take It. :)

    We're heading to Vegas in roughly a month for 3 days. It's not a super-long Vacation but I can't tell you how good it'll be to just be able to put my feet up at the Pool someplace, drink in my hand...(okay, make that at least 3-4 drinks in my hand, I want to let loose and...
    Eireannach Eireannach 41-45, F Jul 9, 2011

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    Need a Break Before I Break.._x

    i really need to get away somwhere, anywhere.. i need to just jump in a car, on a plane, on a train, a coach ANYTHING! and just GO>> im so sick and tired of how i feel, so sick of living everyday the same, dreading every experience, wishing things were different.. i...
    FromTheHeartOfaWoman FromTheHeartOfaWoman 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 16, 2007

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    id love a break for a little while,

    even a short camping trip would be nice. preferably not alone though memories are better when made with someone to share with
    FromTheHeartOfaWoman FromTheHeartOfaWoman 22-25, F Nov 7

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    A proper classic holiday in an awesome hotel at

    some kick *** summer weather place with beach,swimming pool and cocktails...and most important of all : good company.
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 7

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    Booking For Others

    I have been booking flights tonight for work-related trips for others and straying off their flight details to checking out what destinations I could click on (of course under my credit card not work's lol).  I love every moment of holidays- from the night before packing, to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 2, 2008

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    Married And Oh So Lonely ...

    I have been married for 24 years today. ย When I got married my husband was, I thought, everything I wanted. ย He was cute, built, sweet, thoughtful, and yes, even passionate. ย But, I didn't know how things would change. ย I saw the changes start after we had been married for...
    greenpfenig greenpfenig 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2011

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    Sun, Sea, Sand, Sangria..

    I would love to get away, even for a few days. I just need time to relax and forget about all the stress in life and lie on a beach, with a drink in one hand n a good book in the other - paradise. But, the way my job is at the minute it's not going to be possible for ages...
    Phynn Phynn 18-21 2 Responses Apr 28, 2009

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    2 Weeks, Yay!

    I am looking forward to my time off between the 10th June (which is my birthday) and 23rd June. Not going anywhere but i am going to sleep in and relax and maybe we will get away for a couple of days. I'm really looking forward to just doing nothing. Go to the movies, go bowling...
    IntoxicatedDesire IntoxicatedDesire 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 2, 2008

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    Anywhere But Here!

    I really need a break from it all, away from all the everyday hassle known as REALITY! Just for a week at least... somewhere with a lot of green land and nature,not too much to ask is it? Away from the city, away from concrete, away from noise and light pollution, away from...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Sep 10, 2013

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    travellerzion travellerzion 36-40, M Feb 8

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    I just wish to wake up,

    in a hotel room, in another country and away from all my problems and responsibilities for just a week. This is so I don't go insane.
    Kahai3 Kahai3 18-21, M Nov 8

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    Ugh

    I gotta wait until freaking October for my vacation. Ghey.
    Warmthoughtsofyou04 Warmthoughtsofyou04 26-30, F Jun 28, 2008

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    What a Year

    this year started ok, took a week off in march just to catch up on things. 5 days into it my mum died suddenly then on the day of the funeral my husband ended up in hospital with pancreatitus, he spent a week in hospital but is ok now. since then i have been focusing most of my...
    ted4me ted4me 41-45 Jul 28, 2008

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    Really Need One

    It's been almost two years since I have been on holiday and I really miss it. I went to Zante two years ago and it was such a wonderful holiday, it was really nice to be away, in the sun, wake up every morning to hear the waves of the sea. I really miss that, I am sick of this...
    BeautyOfSuffering BeautyOfSuffering 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 28, 2012

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    Ooooooh Please!!

    I want to feel the soft sand between my toes as i walk along the shore, preferably holding hands with someone special. I want to lay in the evening on a blanket, with a glass of wine and lay back looking at the stars and listening to the waves crash in and then fall back out...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout 26-30, F Jun 26, 2013

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    i Always Need a Holiday, Bu...

    i always need a holiday, but theres not much point because even if we went on holiday we would have to take all our dogs with us, so other than getting a break from the cats it wouldnt be a holiday at all
    jossiemarie jossiemarie 22-25, F May 3, 2008

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