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I Think Christmas Shouldn't Be Seen Until After Halloween

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    What Up?

    Christmas is great but Halloween and Christmas don't go together.  Halloween is scary and fun. Christmas is cheery and fun too..
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 27, 2008

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    Target Overnight

    Here it is...Almost April.....And when I am at work....I find myself wondering....When Will the next season start here at Target????   I mean in the past it was in April that we started to see the Back to School stuff start coming in the store......But hey...That was also...
    singer1960 singer1960 46-50, F Mar 21, 2009

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    I Love It........but Not With Spiders

    Christmas is the second most holy day of the year for Christians. The first being the day he rose from the dead. Walmart has had Christmas stuff out for a month already. I am now wishing the Greeter and everyone in Walmart Blue a "Very Merry Christmas to you!!!" at the...
    ohnudeone ohnudeone 41-45, M 3 Responses Nov 4, 2008

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    Nothing Is More Annoying Th...

    Nothing is more annoying then seeing christmas things come out before thanksgiving.  People need to start recalling that christmas time isn't a shopping spree.
    evilkittymew evilkittymew 36-40, F 2 Responses May 12, 2009

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    On Christmas Story

      For a few years I worked at a walmart at thankgiving for more then a few times-wll the holidays were supposed to be about love and god-not.  Christmas should have nothingto do with shopping and shouldn't be seen till december I think.  I always grew up loving...
    sibyll sibyll 51-55, F 10 Responses May 20, 2009

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    It Is Almost Here

    I made the mistake of going into Walmart today looking for a summer related item (life jacket). There was only one womans small jacket available (I am a male LG to XL). I asked the guy with the handy blue name take emblazened with the friendly "May I help you"...
    ohnudeone ohnudeone 41-45, M 5 Responses Jul 31, 2009

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    Is Christmas In October?? No No No

    I love Christmas and all the feelings that it gives me! I had a happy childhood and Christmas was always a time of family gatherings, love and most of all sharing in the Real Reason there is a Christmas! I am aware that Christmas has become a high marketing and buy now for your...
    PeedeeDog PeedeeDog 66-70 2 Responses Oct 26, 2008

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    Nope At Least

        i think christmas stuff should not be seen before halloween . but now  it seems that it shows up before october and that is just dumb.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 27, 2009

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    More Like Thanksgiving

    I like Thanksgiving too...I don't want to jump into Christmas before Thanksgiving.  I think we should just take one holiday at a time.  After Halloween, Thanksgiving stuff should come out.  After Thanksgiving, THEN Christmas stuff can come out.  Then after New...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 25, 2008

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    Christmas Fan

    I actually love, adore, can't wait for Christmas and the holiday season. For me, luckily, I have very good feelings associated with Christmas. I can't say we in my family celebrate religiously, but we actually do read the story out loud Christmas Eve and are part of the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Oct 25, 2008

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    It Is Crazy!!!!

    Was where I am at now in September around labor day weekend and on my day off I walked to the mall and what was that playing over the mall speakers? YEP!!!! Jingle Bells!!!! Followed by ROCK AROUND THE CHRISTMAS TREE!!!!! CRAP!!!! Even the department store I walked into has...
    mtvlm mtvlm 41-45, M 3 Responses Oct 28, 2010

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    Take It From Someone Who Works In Retail

    Over the course of 10 years, I've worked for three different retail stores, including working in the Shipping department of the distribution center of one of them (5 years each for the past 2 places, about 6 months at my current one). The one common thread with all three...
    BLACKTIGER75 BLACKTIGER75 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 16, 2012

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    Commercial ,,, But

    and then all year long. I once thought Christmas was too commercialized but what is Christmas? It is a celebration of the birth of Christ (even though we celebrate the wrong month & day) and immortality, hence the Christmas or pine tree. It is also a time of peace &...
    amblinrollin amblinrollin 51-55, M May 16, 2009

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    It Has Begun

    Earlier ths week, I was shopping. And yes, Christmas displays are up in September.  Dang
    ohnudeone ohnudeone 41-45, M Oct 2, 2009

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    Like most of you, people don't seem to like me. Or at least not outside of work. Children grown, house paid for, ready for new experiences and...nothing. All I get is Facebook...
    loloann loloann 46-50, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I think I am in way too deep.
    bgirl24 bgirl24 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I used to think you should wait when I was like 13 but things changed when I got older.
    VictoriaS2 VictoriaS2 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Okay, I am madly in love with my best friend's brother. I've had a crush on him for five years. My best friend knows i love him ,but she loathes the idea of me and him together. I...
    PanicattheDicso PanicattheDicso 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I've never realized what love is and how it feel until I met this girl... whose my manager.. and is out of my league... and is in her mid 20s, while im 17. I can't get her out of...
    lostandlonelyforever lostandlonelyforever 18-21, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    Dianecc11 Dianecc11 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    I think I'm finally over her. Almost. But apparently things between her and her bf are rough right now, that they may break up. What used to be my dream is now just kinda sad. It...
    sassycastiel sassycastiel 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    So my best friend has had a crush on a friend for 3 years now. He hasn't tries to take any action And the sad thing is, I really like this girl too. I find it absolutely wrong to...
    Anthonnyy Anthonnyy 13-15, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    It's not really accurate to say I love my husband's best friend. I don't know him well enough, and being "in love" is really just infatuation anyway. Well, whatever you call it, I...
    jennytressler jennytressler 41-45 5 days ago

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    I have a crush on my manager.. but she's way out of my league.. and even if she doesn't.. if she found out what type of relationship I'm into, I fear it would cause her to leave...
    lostandlonelyforever lostandlonelyforever 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I didn't wait and don't regret it. I read an article about a girl who waited until her wedding night and she regretted it. She said it hurt, it was awkward, and she had no idea...
    WitchyLexi WitchyLexi 22-25, F 14 Responses 6 days ago

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    I know its wrong for someone under 18 to like someone over 18, but I do (otherwise there wouldn't be The Crush movie poster) but there is this guy that I have a crush on and he's...
    gorgeusgirlSky3 gorgeusgirlSky3 13-15 1 Response a week ago

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    Does anyone wait? I had been with one guy before I got together with my current boyfriend. It was a 'friends with benefits' deal. I don't regret it, in fact, I fondly think of...
    brokenhearted89 brokenhearted89 22-25, F a week ago

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    I don't want to get attached to anyone anymore, it only destroys me in the end.
    ImJustANobody ImJustANobody 26-30, M 2 Responses Jun 28

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    She was hardly a girlfriend to me, only dated for a day. Things just never worked out and we ended up not talking. I guess I don't miss her, but the idea of her. the idea of having...
    Avidnerd Avidnerd 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    I would prefer to say "believe" rather than "think" because I feel so strongly about this. There are people who simply have no right to bring children into the world. You know this...
    DeGustibus DeGustibus 26-30, M 1 Response Jun 26

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    I'm stubborn. I can't talk to my friends anymore. Because my friends were what seemed to be the problem. I love and care about them to much. But it's getting out of hand. We're...
    UnknownBeautyQueen UnknownBeautyQueen 22-25, F Jun 26

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    Why is it I can't seem to control my hormones when the father of one of my sons friends comes to our house? Tonight sitting around our kitchen table during dinner, I couldn't stay...
    BadlyBent BadlyBent 36-40, F 3 Responses Jun 25

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    I think of you in all that I do and it's not fair because I know I don't ever cross your mind. I miss your voice mostly and how you always held my hand when we saw each other.
    fevertotell fevertotell 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    I'm married with 2 children and I've developed a crush on a good friend of mine. I've recently come to terms with my sexuality and she's been there to talk to me about it. She has...
    mel1229 mel1229 36-40, F 3 Responses Jun 24

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    Yes, that's about it. I think people shouldn't put on a facade of fake kindness, niceness and carefulness when they don't actually care. I think people shouldn't smile nor interact...
    oneiric13 oneiric13 26-30, M Jun 23

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    I met someone on this website, and I actually had fallen for them and I'd never felt that way about anyone before and now that person doesn't even want to know me anymore. I love...
    HollywoodKitty23 HollywoodKitty23 13-15, F Jun 21

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    So I am in Highschool and I sorta have a crush on one of my teachers. What should I do? I can't get over it!
    Annam07 Annam07 13-15, F 4 Responses Jun 20

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    My only ex boyfriend...was thinking my hubby was in this category but he remedied that! Thankfully...
    teadiva teadiva 31-35, F Jun 20

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    I started my job as a teenager looking for summer work. He's a year older than me, just graduated. He's tall, handsome, funny..he's beautiful. To me. But everyone at work tells me...
    allyburgess allyburgess 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    I'd been married, had two beautiful kids, a great job, almost fully owned our home and had no debts...life seemed pretty rosy. Arrived home from work one day, the house was quiet...
    ErnestlyFrank ErnestlyFrank 56-60, M 2 Responses Jun 19

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    For a student it's totally forbidden (but many have had crushes anyway) to crush a teacher. That's why I called him Forbiden love. And it's been three years now since I've began to...
    StephanieLycka StephanieLycka 18-21, F Jun 19

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    We grew up together. I have never really thought of him as anything more than best friends. But the other day one of my friends mentioned him and said that we would be a great...
    tinytinyone tinytinyone 18-21, F 5 Responses Jun 19