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I Never Had Fun, Carefree Teenage Years

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    There are two reasons why people go through midlife crises. One, they want to recapture the excitement and fun of when they were younger and have seem to have lost as they grew older. The second reason is that they never HAD a great, fun, exciting teenage-hood. They've become...
    Tuva Tuva 31-35, M 3 Responses Jun 18, 2010

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