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I Think Life Is Too Short To Be Unhappy

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    I am an optimistic person for the most part. It's my first instinct to see the good in things. I am usually upbeat and outgoing, albeit a little shy at first. I have my moments, like anyone. Some things never fail to hurt or irritate me. I avoid them as best I can. Easier said...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 3, 2012

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