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I Need Many Things And Can Only Afford Food

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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 21-25, 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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    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 16-18, F May 10, 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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    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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    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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    No... ...

    No... I still live at home, so buying food's not really an issue for me.
    scatteredmemories scatteredmemories 16-18, F Apr 11, 2007

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 16-18, 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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    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 16-18, 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 21-25, F Apr 11, 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 19-21, F May 4, 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 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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    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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    One of the things I'm thankful for is meeting people that mark my life. Mostly all of them are for the good. I remember I met this guy at school his name was Chris N. I admired him...
    HellWithBread HellWithBread 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    This isn't an experience, it's more like a question cus there's no word limit here so yeah. I have these two best friends and I am in a different class than those two. Since they...
    isla22 isla22 13-15, F Jul 16

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    I have never been good a cooking. the only food I know how to cook well is breakfast items. So when I cook it does not matter what time of day it is. It most likely will be...
    IamMell IamMell 26-30, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Since rice is a staple food in a Filipino household. I can eat tapsilogs, longsilogs, sinangag (fried rice) and eggs and tuyo any time of the day with black coffee of course! I...
    BakerQueen14 BakerQueen14 22-25, F 5 Responses Jun 25

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    I have an addiction to eggs! I wake up craving protein every single morning. I could eat bacon, eggs, toast, potato, veggies, anything along the lines of breakfast food, anytime...
    alexdahlia alexdahlia 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 8

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    I just read a newspaper article about new foods that will be at our state fair this year. Since a lot of those food booths travel to the fairs in lots of states, maybe it will be...
    eddiecarbone eddiecarbone 61-65, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    Well it's over. It appears I have not only scarred him, I picked at the scabs. Despite my efforts at healing myself and changing my patterns, I do sincerely wish I could go back...
    tittickler tittickler 41-45, F 9 Responses Jul 12

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    The other day for dinner I had cereal. That isn't the first time I have done so. Does this make me a bad person? No, I don't think so. Why should there be a rule on what food to...
    chandy2014 chandy2014 18-21, F Jun 24

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    My breakfast foods are essentially the same as what I eat at the other mealtimes! I'm a vegan!
    Silfverberg Silfverberg 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 26

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    Food timing restrictions! BOOOO
    iamnoor iamnoor 13-15, F Jun 27

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    What to do when emptiness & loneliness creeping up again? Even when keeping myself occupied & busy doesn't help. Or there r those times been real busy but.. Why must we live in...
    JonDanny JonDanny 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    Breakfast food- complements any time of the day well :)
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F 7 Responses Jun 29

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    Breakfast is just the best. I love cereal to death! My dad calls me a cereal killer and whenever he says why are you eating breakfast at this time of day I say "it's morning...
    Milahlee Milahlee 18-21, F 5 Responses Jun 30

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    i loveeee going to ihop at night and eating. i can eat breakfast all day long 😍
    alove50 alove50 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    I could not tell God enough how thankful I am for his many blessing especially this past week. I am thankful for my health, my strength, my faith,the few true friends that I have...
    alycia12 alycia12 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    I eat eggs every morning either with a quesadilla or on ezekiel toast. For 5 years straight! I can eat the same meal again for dinner haha. What's your usual bfast? :))))
    Blackfish510 Blackfish510 18-21 3 Responses Jun 29

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    Think of all the people who live or ever lived on our planet since the very beginning of time. None of them is like you! What a miraculous thing is to be you! Nobody has the same...
    SoundnVision SoundnVision 41-45, M 2 Responses Jun 30

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    I can seriously eat breakfast at anytime I made this yesterday at 7pm lol ^_^
    cocoastrawberry cocoastrawberry 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 7

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    2am and i want pancakes with some tater tots or hashbrowns 😛 and you cant forget the over-medium eggs 😏👌
    MeeeKazz MeeeKazz 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 14

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    I suffer from something called binge eating disorder, look it up. I guess I can eat anything at any given time. I actually eat pancakes before bed sometimes, and I made that aunt...
    Sarahlee566 Sarahlee566 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    My adopted mother is British Indian,so breakfast was always some kind of spongy flatbread with spreads:butter,jam,chutney,or even soft cheese. That and a cup of Chai. Mama makes...
    IsaacofCalgary IsaacofCalgary 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I know. I realized this mistake immediately after I finished my recording. But it is a part of the process, to make mistakes. Now, I will never forget and I will use this word...
    howtobecomearealestateagent howtobecomearealestateagent 41-45, M Jun 27

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    This ***** just think she can flirt with her ex boyfriend !! Witch is mine now by the way 💪 but he seems to just don't care and still wants to be good friends with her...
    greatness123 greatness123 16-17, F Jun 28

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    I was not there for my son emotionally as a child, so now I'm reaping the repercussions! He's been into drugs most of his adult life and is homeless! His father takes no...
    dross59 dross59 51-55, F 2 Responses Jul 2

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    I'm looking for fun (and cheap) things to do with my girlfriend. Maybe some date ideas or just things to do together at home (besides the obvious lol). Any ideas, guys?
    DeadHeretic DeadHeretic 26-30, M Jul 8

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    I'm looking for fun (and cheap) things to do with my girlfriend. Maybe some date ideas or just things to do together at home (besides the obvious lol). Any ideas, guys?
    DeadHeretic DeadHeretic 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 8

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    I can't even begin.. so I'm just dropping it all & having a beach bum day
    Li1981 Li1981 31-35, F 2 days ago

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