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I Never Gamble

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    I Have A Social Conscience

    Pokie is an Aussie word used to describe poker machine. Pokies have been legal in this state for over 15 years. Hotels no longer need rely on live entertainment, food and beverage sales, or even return customers to make a profit, thanks to the lucrative gaming industry. The...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 19, 2012

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    No Gambling For Me.....

    I hate losing and never win anyway; I'd rather give my money away to someone who needs it than to some unscrupulous person who has too much already and isn't appreciative or ethical in its final use.
    xerxes211 xerxes211 56-60, M 1 Response Jun 23, 2008

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    Except In Love!

    Guess I shouldn't gamble at all.  
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 2 Responses Sep 1, 2009

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    Not At All

    I don't even buy lottery tickets.
    justjudyblue2 justjudyblue2 36-40, F Apr 18, 2008

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    Gambling

    Right to the point, I'm just lost for the ast 3 months almost $8 thousand dollards, going back and back to the casino, thinking that "today is my good day"!! and I'll win get some money back, the last 3 times I have lost $2,200.00, and at that moment my...
    MIMA14 MIMA14 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 31, 2009

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    Risk Aversion

    The "pain" of losing is always so much greater than the "joy" of winning. I just don't see the point. (And that's assuming that the odds were even. Of course in casinos they never are.)
    accomplice accomplice 41-45, M May 2, 2011

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    Not Even For Matches

    It is not a religious thing or anything like that; I'm Catholic Catholics push that Bingo gambling and lottery tickets. Nor is it something I learned from my parents. They used to play penny-ante poker with friends when I was still a kid living at home. No, it is just a feeling I...
    CFOM CFOM 70+, M 2 Responses Jan 29, 2013

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    A more accurate term Is a "stupidity tax."

    Sometimes I fantasize that the only organizations allowed to run commercial gambling........ would be public schools. That way gambling addicts could, at least, give back a little bit of the moneys they take from their families. Of course this would be a bad idea in reality. It...
    WOMBAT5 WOMBAT5 26-30, M Feb 24, 2012

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    I Often Gamble

    I am a gambler - with life mostly.
    Thought1 Thought1 22-25 2 Responses Sep 17, 2009

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    I Never Gamble

    I Never Gamble... I never play slot machines, card games for money, the lottery,  nothing... I used to place bets on horse races once but i never classed it as gambling since at the time i had a computer programme that i wrote which selected certain winners and the...
    GoodGuy34 GoodGuy34 31-35, M Mar 24, 2008

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    hehe Im 18 still waiting for ny first kiss :p I've have never ever had a boyfriend. Im not really attractive so I don't blame them. Sometimes I really feel lonely and embarrassed...
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    As you all know there was a man in my life who persecuted me and made my life a living hell . I wish if I was a talented author to write the whole story with all the details but...
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    "Final Thoughts Of A Misunderstood Mad Black Suicidal African American" This is the last post that im posting online the last of my complaining and venting for the world to see...
    TheWorldVsJ TheWorldVsJ 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 9

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    Letters to my ex husband. Letter 1 Dear Steve We both no the truth about this past year despite what you've told people and made the courts believe. We also both no the level...
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    Today I nearly lost you and I honestly thought you were never coming back to me I have never felt so sad and lonely in all my life I have never cried so hard in my life I felt like...
    Sirwithherkey Sirwithherkey 31-35, M 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    When I was little- about 4 or 5, give or take, it's hard to remember. I would go over to my aunts house a lot for babysitting and to just hang out because she would do fun things...
    memoriesplsgo memoriesplsgo 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 29

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    My personal opinion even more so that I have a teenage daughter is is stupid that they ever made a size zero. Zero is nothing that is not good for anyone! At least start with an...
    Devotedmom77 Devotedmom77 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 8

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    As much as I try to make the people closest to me feel happier, I really am depressed myself. Very, very depressed. I feel like I was born amidst the wrong group of people, and I...
    insidious2014 insidious2014 18-21, M 5 Responses Nov 8

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    I knew that my mother never lets me to my sister ..she would always say to herself I wish I never had kids ..me and my sister will look at each other and start to cry in silence...
    jojom543 jojom543 36-40, F Nov 17

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    I knew that my mother never lets me to my sister ..she would always say to herself I wish I never had kids ..me and my sister will look at each other and start to cry in silence...
    jojom543 jojom543 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 17

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    I have completed 26 years of my life and I never had any relationship with anyone. Also, I have never been in any sexual relationship with anyone either. I am happy for myself as...
    Deepak2J Deepak2J 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 17

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    LOL well girls post I have never had a boyfriend but they never write I have never had a girlfriend :P well ive never had a girlfriend :D ive had like 20 boyfriends -.- but ive got...
    ILoveBilly ILoveBilly 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 19

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    I won't give him up, but I might have too. ------ Here's the story: Alright. I know I might be judged severely. But I am 15 years old and I'm in love with a 23 year old man. He has...
    cydneyxx cydneyxx 13-15, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I would have never given this much thought until joining ep and making connections and friendships here. When you remove the physical part of getting to know someone your other...
    455cargirl 455cargirl 36-40, F 27 Responses 3 days ago

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    I've never have been I'n one and ill probably never have one and depressed I don't have one. I feel that I'm going to be single forever and never get married or have a wife and...
    jstaples534 jstaples534 16-17, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I look in society and see so many people happy and it makes me jealous and hurt. I don't think that I'll never find that person that will be interested in me like I'm interested...
    brady120378 brady120378 31-35, M 2 Responses Oct 28

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    Memories that we've shared will always be my favorite. I can still remember your sweet face while you're sleeping next to me. How cute you are when you are trying dance. Our very...
    Shai15 Shai15 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    Said I never meant to hurt you, and never to scare you Said I only wanted to love you and please you Said I only wanted your visions to come true Said don't be afraid and run from...
    LosNLove LosNLove 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 3

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    "Please Sister" With a sampled heartbeat and a stolen soul I sold my songs to have my fortune told And it said You should know that love will never die But see how it kills you in...
    Mangostrawberrybanana Mangostrawberrybanana 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    I keep telling myself not to think or care too much about it, because I don't want to be that person whose happiness is dependent on another. At least whenever someone brings it up...
    escapemyreality escapemyreality 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 5

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    Never trained never wok out and yet I fight like an animal Thayer say suffer long and it will set you free The truth is you learn to numb the pain and boil the adrenaline Your...
    Drsoftpaw Drsoftpaw 13-15, M Nov 7

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    I never want to be a size zero.. I have come to terms with the fact that I am a woman. I have had a two children and was chubby growing up. My body will never look like the...
    Midnightheart Midnightheart 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 8

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    That's Not Entirely Accurate But Close Enough-My mother left him shortly after my 2nd birthday fleeing over a thousand miles away with my little brother then not quite 1 and me...
    Nevalost Nevalost 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 10

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    It’s so frustrating to know that he’ll never want you because he deserves someone better than you, prettier. It’s not that you aren’t good or pretty… it’s that you’re...
    pats17 pats17 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 10

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    It's not that I'll never forget where someone is from, I'll never forget where I came from. When success comes into someone's life, they always forget where they had started. Some...
    BSPdS BSPdS 13-15, M Nov 11

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    I met this guy more than a year ago. He is a photographer. I was a cosplayer at that event. When we met, he asked to take my picture and I said 'yes'. Little did I know that I'm...
    kerencc11 kerencc11 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    History always repeats itself for me. After the horrible Thanksgiving I had last year My husband has invited his dysfunctional alcoholic family again I've had enough bring yelled...
    michellegh michellegh 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 14

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    i have never been in a real relationship with anyone. i have always been insecure, and i have trouble meeting new people. Probably becuase i have bpd. also introverted. ive never...
    TheWickedJester TheWickedJester 26-30, M Nov 17

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    Ill never forget the day we met the day my hole life changed I remember what you were wearing I remember your smile I remember how we were goofing off in class I also will never...
    joe395271 joe395271 13-15, M Nov 18

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    I wish I'd never been born. I hate the way I look and I hate that I can't make my boyfriend happy. He still likes his **** more because there's nothing I can do to make myself more...
    JustBeHere JustBeHere 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 19

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    you no what hurts the most? is my mom will never put me and my sister in the family barrel plot. I guess we were a trouble to her. but my aunt has her son in the family plot...
    jojom543 jojom543 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    I'll never forget you I never thought I'd say this but without your love I can't go on I fall before you Though I've tried to forget The emptiness feels the same Grieving for...
    BeautifulPetal BeautifulPetal 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Never have, never will. Just something I wouldn't even consider
    Jpeavey Jpeavey 41-45, M Oct 30

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    Never have and never will. If it comes to a relationship then he is the only one for me, there's no thing such cheating, not even flirt with other guys. Just end it right away if...
    Ellanese Ellanese 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 31

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    I figured it out I figured it out from black and white Seconds and hours Maybe they had to take some time I know how it goes I know how it goes from wrong and right Silence and...
    mahdiraza mahdiraza 16-17, M Oct 31

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    I will never marry again, and I can say that with a very high percentage of certainty. My divorce will officially begin today (On Halloween). I filled out the paperwork online two...
    miryam57 miryam57 56-60, F 1 Response Oct 31

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