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I Think Life Gives Us A Wake Up Call Everyday

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 40 People

    The Call...oh Boy How Do You Forward It?!!

    We never know what each day holds. Some days are better than others. Those days that aren't so good helps to put life in general into perspective. Theoretically it should help us to regroup. Without going into detail of something that happened recently, it made me reflect deeply...
    SmartSweet1 SmartSweet1 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 12, 2013

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    Especially times when it changes your life

    forever or affect your perception of life for good! It happens when you least expect it so one minute things seem to be good and then the next BAM! I had a few scary wake up calls especially on a Sunday for some reason! I remember having my lovely lie in on one sunday around...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Jul 6

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