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I Really Relate to Henry David Thoreau

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    I'm reading Walden and it makes me realize

    that there is an alternative to the otherwise crappy world.
    jurgiejurgs jurgiejurgs 18-21, M Mar 6, 2014

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    No, I actually like people who I have nothing in common with and can't relate to at all. I love awkwardly sitting around not having anything to talk to them about - it's neat. But...
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    Oh yeah! "One cries because one is sad.I cry because other people are stupid. And that makes me sad." I can totally relate!
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