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I Need Many Things And Can Only Afford Food

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    But Even Still I've Just E...

    But even still I've just ended up spending money on the shoes or bags that i wanted, instead.
    jmetherell jmetherell 26-30, F May 10, 2007

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    I Don't Need Much Besides ...

    I don't need much besides food.  I guess I'm lucky that I can afford that, even.  There aren't many jobs to be had here.
    mandarose524 mandarose524 26-30, F Jun 6, 2007

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    Well, Maybe I Can Afford More Than Just Food

    what i really need help with is the mortgage! i cant refinance, due to my changing jobs, and getting paid on commission. and the adjustable rate kicked in last December. merry Christmas! so now i am 2 1/2 months behind. and i cant afford much more than food, and clothes for my...
    nine4dnine nine4dnine 41-45, M 6 Responses Apr 15, 2008

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    My Money Secret

    The law of attraction is the belief that whatever you think about in life you will attract. If you want to be rich and successful, think about what you want in detail, imagine what it will look like when you have it and believe that it is already yours. That is what I learned...
    LLnL LLnL 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 3, 2009

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    Oh Well

    …and sometimes not even that. It’s always a struggle and bugs me at times but I do the best I can and make it work. It all comes together in the long run; just need a little faith and a whole lot of patience.
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 3, 2008

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    Actually I Can't Even Afford Food Right Now

    and if this isn't resolved soon i'm afraid i'll kill myself or hurt myself or attempt self castration
    AngelaDark AngelaDark 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 29, 2007

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    I'm Making Ends Meet, But ...

    I'm making ends meet, but it's tight.  It's alright.  Don't worry kids, this lady has plans.
    LKO LKO 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 15, 2007

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    There Are So Many Things That ...

    There are so many things that I need and have needed in the past that I struggled desperately for.  At one point, my hair was down to my waist because I couldn't afford a haircut.  Believe me, I loved looking at my hair from my own eyes, but when I saw myself on video...
    theophania theophania 22-25, F 1 Response May 10, 2007

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    Nah. ...

    Nah. If I really, really want something, I can get it. ^ ^ I just have to control my spendings and don't waste my money on stupid stuff that won't last or doesn't matter. And I don't use my money on food that much. =)
    Melia1992 Melia1992 16-17, F May 4, 2007

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    That's My Current Situatio...

    That's my current situation.  The bills have to wait, and I'm hoping the macaroni and cheese holds out.  But, it's only due to a lack of proper planning on my part, and income is on its way with a new job.  It's just a matter of making it through the gap currently...
    spiffy3 spiffy3 18-21, F May 4, 2007

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    'Need' and 'would ...

    'Need' and 'would like' are two different thing
    sharonkeke1818 sharonkeke1818 41-45, F May 4, 2007

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    No... ...

    No... I still live at home, so buying food's not really an issue for me.
    scatteredmemories scatteredmemories 16-17, F Apr 11, 2007

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    I earn a pretty good wage and so does my husband so, if I had to be honest the things that I wish that I had are really wants and not needs.
    neopet neopet 41-45, F Jun 6, 2007

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    I Can Only Afford Ffo When I N...

    I can only afford food.... when i need clothing..money for transport...and other things..
    BiPolarBear BiPolarBear 16-17, F Jun 6, 2007

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    I Am Very Blessed, I Have Ever...

    i am very blessed, i have everything I need, food included.
    angelicaBaby angelicaBaby 18-21, F Apr 11, 2007

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    Because We Have a Pile of Bill...

    because We have a pile of bills due to Our roommates not paying enough!
    alabastardragon alabastardragon 36-40, M 2 Responses Jun 6, 2007

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    I Have Enough Money to Buy Wha...

    I have enough money to buy what makes me happy. I don't desire what I don't have.
    tylrhere tylrhere 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 6, 2007

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    Well 99% Of The Time.

    Sometimes not all the time but most of the time, lol.  To make this short, I plan on doing something about it so I stop complaining about it. Then this problem will be solved!
    WoundsAreWaysToRevealUs WoundsAreWaysToRevealUs 22-25 3 Responses Jun 16, 2010

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    I Dont Need Much...plus I Have...

    I dont need much...plus i have a savings account that i keep track of, and save a little everytime, so i have something to fall back on. But all my needs are taken care of.
    Alaskaorangejuice Alaskaorangejuice 16-17, F May 10, 2007

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    Seems As Though It Is Never Enough

    i know what it is like to what alot of people would describe , never have enough.  I was raised humbly, and i was taught that as long as you have love in the home you are the richest person there is .... that doesnt pay the bills though.  I get angry at the well fare...
    luvbugg77 luvbugg77 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 6, 2007

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    That Was What It Was Like Last...

    That was what it was like last month but i didnt have enough for food! Luckily i still live with my mum so she helped me out but it was still tough! I have never been so worried in my life! i wasnt bothered about starving etc i was worried i was gonna get charged thousands...
    sazead sazead 22-25, F Apr 11, 2007

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    aterribleneed aterribleneed 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Yes, I can. I had grits and eggs for supper.
    CarlaLegs CarlaLegs 41-45, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    pancakes and sausages can be supper too! why does every one try to convince me other wise? I just get weird looks when I say that I'm having cereal for lunch.
    Idiotkitty Idiotkitty 18-21, F 14 Responses 2 days ago

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    I want to eat a whole box of captain crunch and watch bugs bunny cartoons till I platz. but I don't have any.... my wife said I can't have any... think I'm gonna run away from...
    Imhungrytoo Imhungrytoo 51-55, M 9 Responses 2 days ago

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    I am the kind of girl that keeps everything to her self and hide it with an smile . This is because I am scare that people will use it against me or hurt me and so I just keep it...
    ternat567 ternat567 22-25, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I dont even know where to start. When I was young I know im different from other kids. I was more mature and kept things to myself instead of crying and ask for what I need/want. I...
    Meow1121 Meow1121 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    One moment, I can tell you every thing about me. Untold to many people, uncut, uncensored and unedited. You'll learn my secrets and see the vulnerability. But.... When I feel...
    23rdcamp 23rdcamp 66-70 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I was born into a world I do not identify with. I don't feel any sense of belonging to my family, social group, racial group, country, or even the world. I have an inner stormy...
    SoulCoffee SoulCoffee 26-30, M 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    I keep my thoughts & feelings inside, it's easier to keep them in than try to explain things when I don't understand them myself.
    Nae82 Nae82 31-35, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    Been having eggs on toast lately for dinner. :)
    LittleMidnight LittleMidnight 18-21 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    Do you know what it's like to hide your feelings, because you don't want to get that person in trouble? Do you know what it's like to throw your studies aside, just to be by his...
    Fuzzies Fuzzies 61-65, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    normally the best thing for me is not to speak to anyone about stuff....they either judge me or just give me crap about anything I say.....or they tell everyone ....that's why...
    Rae203466 Rae203466 16-17, F 8 Responses 6 days ago

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    i love breakfast foods. its yummy ^_^
    danielfrost1995 danielfrost1995 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Mmm grits and eggs; oatmeal and bacon with buttered toast and a glass of milk; pancakes and sausage; ham steak eggs and a spoonful of Fig preserves THESE ARE JUST A FEW OF MY...
    tadmore254 tadmore254 51-55, F 8 Responses 6 days ago

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    Well, it's 09:30 so I'm just heading out for breakfast with my family. Today is going to be a long hot *** day. So thank the Lord lol for good coffee and a delicious breakfast I'm...
    SunshineH13 SunshineH13 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    But thank you to the people who are patient enough with me to help me feel comfortable in my own skin. Thank you to those friends who I can now easily say anything to.
    RealisticSmile RealisticSmile 13-15, F Jul 22

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    Sometimes I feel like there are so many restrictions and I'm keeping myself from being happy I want to escape from my thoughts but I feel like every time I daydream I'm happy then...
    OnlyMarlene OnlyMarlene 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 21

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    I need to vent, so that I dont end up saying something to somebody that I most probably would end up regretting. And maybe putting my thoughts into words, would give me some...
    bujji14 bujji14 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    I can eat cereal all day everyday! It's the best food ever! Thank you Mr Kellogg.x
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Jul 20

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    I really need to change and I've known this for a long time. I would like to be a kinder person I mean like.. I'm nice but I just want to be the kindest I could be.
    kianaleaf kianaleaf 13-15, F Jul 19

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    You call me ur friend when all you do is look down at me? You call me your friend when only I am the one giving but not receiving? You call me your friend when all you want is...
    Meow1121 Meow1121 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 19

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    Breakfast is underrated I could and have eaten breakfast at every meal. I think breakfast food items are simpler to prepare and taste better than most food.
    4iron174 4iron174 66-70, M 1 Response Jul 18

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