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I Take Care of Dying People

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    I Work For Hospice - I am  cna,and for the last 10 years I have worked for Hospice taking care of terminally ill patient and their families.I go to their homes. I enjoy the...
    ladymeow107 ladymeow107 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 6, 2007

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    Yes yes, I am independent, I don't NEED to be taken care of, but its a lovely feeling to be with a man that WANTS to take care of me. I have never had it before in previous...
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    I've never been able to pay a bill with other people's opinions or compliments. I'm a loner so I don't need to have lots of friends. There are some people whose opinions matter but...
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    There's this one boy...he's pretty cute, sweet, and relaxed. Everyone says that I can do much better. Maybe looks wise, I can. But personality wise, I can't. People judge me...
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    I take care of my mother who has Alzheimer's. Some days it is just about more that I can do. I am tired. I am broke. I miss getting to go places and do things. Some days it is...
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    Go to school and know everyone, even higher grades. Mess around with students, hang out with the principle! Mess with teachers, and have fun. Look strong and confident, a role...
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    For all the negative stereotypes people OL throw me at me, they seem to all forget one important thing. I how to do everything myself, somethings aren't as easy as others but...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 19

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    I am trying a new skin care product. I wanted to try it because I get to peel it off after it dries. *excited*
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    If we could look into each other's hearts and understand the unique challenges each of us face,I think we would treat each other more gently with more,love,patience, tolerance and...
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    8th grade. Queen of the middle school. Not on top, but everyone knows her. High fives down the hall, hugs the younger kids. Does what she wants. The trend setter. The spunky one...
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    Sleep and water is important for me. I look about ten years younger than my age as long as I sleep well and hydrate my body. Im just starting to eat better. I only eat meat once a...
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    I'm new to this and OMG I just wish I can reply to everyone's feelings and post on here. I'm going to do my best to try to be on here often!!
    Morefeltlove Morefeltlove 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    BlooRae BlooRae 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    KidAgony KidAgony 18-21, F Mar 26

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    AbdulRaheem123 AbdulRaheem123 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    People always take wrong meaning of what I said . It's always they wanna listen what they wanna hear and if I say say something truth then I am the bad person and I am ye wrong...
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    This has been happening for a month now. This man who works at the gym has a major crush on me. He is about fifty or so and I am only in my late teens! It is so uncomfortable...
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    Uhg, it's like they expect me to be clueless about everything even when I'm the one who would bring up the idea. Like today, my dog spilt her food all on the floor And so I pushed...
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    Some people say this to guard them really caring. I think a lot of people do and I think it becomes obvious sometimes through their emotional responses. There are some things I...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F Mar 22

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    It sounds really dumb, but I struggle with communicating my feelings and problems with others, even friends and family. Why? I guess part of it is forming a mindset that I am...
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    Living is now dying 
Dying means your in hell 
Hell means you’re home .
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