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I Never Gamble

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 53 People

    Not At All

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

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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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    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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    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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    I Often Gamble

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

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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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    I always wonder what people think

    who gamble. Like the casinos are build to make the visitors rich. Love the expression: Heads we win, tails you loose But it's so true (:
    Feelfree77 Feelfree77 41-45, M Jan 12

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Me too, I've been there before. I hated everyone. And because of that, I thought that I will never be happy like, forever. I thought that no one could ever save me, but this friend...
    nonexistencexxx nonexistencexxx 22-25, M 10 hrs ago

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    I always want more than I have, I'm never satisfied completely. Not in a selfish way, I just love the challenge of getting more. More money, more fit, more sex, more drink, books...
    davidparker9 davidparker9 22-25, M 7 hrs ago

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    ... And I am trying not to be afraid of that! Tonight my kids are with their mom. my GFs child is with her ex. We could spend the evening together, but today I have felt that...
    OldNRusty OldNRusty 41-45, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    Never, a girl kissed me though back in 3rd grade
    slimvince slimvince 18-21, M 6 hrs ago

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    Yep...not sure I even spelt it right but I've never been there.
    Codycope17 Codycope17 16-17, M 5 hrs ago

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    Yes I have, but before details are provided friendships must be established. Some thing are just to much for people you don't know well. Like the time I woke up in a tree wearing...
    jfar123 jfar123 41-45, M 8 mins ago

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    I'll never forget when my cousin Katie's now ex boyfriend beat me from ages 6 to 8. I'll never forget how my cousin Kayla, once my best friend, got pregnant at fourteen then hit me...
    BrokenGlassDoll BrokenGlassDoll 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    To shorten the story, I have an ex fiance from 2004. My father died and he walked away due to my father's death. You know why as good as I do. I ended up having an emotional...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Jan 18

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    What about never? We think of it but superficially and with foreboding. We certainly don't talk about it--I mean REALLY talk about it. ..as if engaging in the conversation itself...
    OnlyLoveKeepsTrying OnlyLoveKeepsTrying 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    I grew up alone my life. Lived my life, most of it alone. About 99% of my life I been single and alone. Girls always rejected me, and turned me down. It hurt me back then, still...
    Niko864 Niko864 41-45, M Jan 17

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    In my twenties. Haven't had a boyfriend to date, and thinking it might never happen to me. I wonder why I happened to be this lucky? I think maybe I must have done something awry...
    kisstherainn kisstherainn 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    Eight hours before, neverwinter had closed the ah because should fix a worry containing been reported by some players.And deeper the ah isn’t back, so for assorted Neverwinter...
    golddty golddty 22-25, M Jan 12

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    I will never forget the look on their faces. I will never forget the pain. I will never forget the words coming out of their mouths. I will never forget the things they did. I will...
    hxlils hxlils 18-21, F Jan 13

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    I forgot about this site. I found it 2 years ago and shared two stories. I read them again today and I realized something... I will never be normal. I know I know, there is no...
    ambmo1 ambmo1 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    Sence you passed, ive never stopped thinking about the last words, touch, breathe you took before you passed. but the only thing that breaks my heart is you never said goodbye to...
    shyluvz69z shyluvz69z 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    No I haven't - and while I can never say never. I'm pretty certain that I won't in the future. However I do have a story about a night when I almost did. My friend J and I went...
    Mmmcherries Mmmcherries 46-50, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    I am waiting for the one. But I think he will never come. To be honest I never had a boyfriend. But I did have had this someone. At that time I was still so young. But distance...
    1hatemy5elf 1hatemy5elf 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    Dear Shane, I never knew my father, my older brothers are kinda losers and my uncles are never around. I never really had a positive male role model around. I get this...
    Ebbal Ebbal 16-17, T Dec 29, 2014

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    And I never will. I've never had a boyfriend and if I do I will never cheat on him and won't tolerate if he does.
    hondurananonymous hondurananonymous 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 2

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    I've always allowed everyone to open up to me about anything. I've never been intolerant or judgmental. But Oh boy, somebody finally done it! They took advantage of that. Now I'm...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Jan 4

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    Is it bad that I dated a girl for 6 months my longest relationship so far I never kissed her once I held her hand hugged her cuddled but never kissed because I wanted to wait till...
    PabloBoyyyy PabloBoyyyy 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    kkittylin kkittylin 22-25, F Jan 7

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    I dont know if someone is going to read this or if someone ouf there s feeling the same way..but im just so tired of feeling worthless and being never good enough for everyone..its...
    averageavenue averageavenue 13-15 Jan 8

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    When I get angry or frustrated I feel like giving up on myself but in reality I would never do that because when you give up on yourself you give up on God and I will never give up...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    I am a person who will never be loved. I do things that make people upset with me and I make people feel sorry for me. I hate myself for that. All I am is a dumb mewling quim who...
    Cgyan Cgyan 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    its been a little over 2 weeks since i posted anything on here and i was very optimistic and hopeful in my last blog but right now i just feel like ****, no matter how much i try...
    TheWorldVsJ TheWorldVsJ 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 13

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    Looking up the ceiling all night just thinking about the STUPID things I did with my life and wishing I could change it and telling myself it shouldn't have never happen.. But it...
    DaOneandOnlyOne DaOneandOnlyOne 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 13

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    I was that weird kid who never had any friends in school. People made fun of me and hurt me and thought the worst of me because I was different. I was a little behind socially--I...
    whisperedthing whisperedthing 16-17, F Jan 18

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    i am 17, i have never had a boyfriend, ive never been on a date, and ive never been kissed. and when guys do ask me on dates i always say no because i just dont feel comfortable...
    mirandasoltero mirandasoltero 16-17, F 8 Responses Jan 19

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    Being loved is an ongoing battle for me. My family never loved me while I was growing up. I never had friends who truely cared about me. Heck most of them vanished on me... My...
    itsul itsul 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    A friend of mine left EP today, and left no traces behind. Her stories are gone, all our correspondence is gone... it's like she was never part of EP. You might even think she was...
    publius503 publius503 41-45, M 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    Not allowed in this country India I'm afraid. All my life watching TV and watching the western world always wanted to have one. But in this horrible country its not allowed. Never...
    Satorax Satorax 18-21, M 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    ...unless you are a deviant! By deviant I mean sexual predator, rapist, sex offender. If this is you; pray our paths never cross because I will show you no mercy! People say...
    ultimatehacker ultimatehacker 26-30, M 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    I never get sick.My husband and my three children are sick every year.I never get anything.I don't understand why.
    Amethystgem98 Amethystgem98 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    Dear Asa, I'm sorry I didn't make it to 18. I'm sorry I couldn't hold out 236 days. I need you to how much it means that your cared enough to delay the inevitable, how much...
    Ebbal Ebbal 16-17, T Dec 29, 2014

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    Actually... I never USED to... But since the past couple of years, I do, and even if half of them actually see the light, it has at least sheer entertaining value... as the theme...
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