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I Think Life Is Too Short To Be Unhappy

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    Life

    When you think about it, life is very short. Not to be negative, but too short at certain times. No matter how happy or unhappy you are time just keeps moving and you can never have it back. It makes you reflect on all that you have done. The good and the bad, and on the goals...
    Mar 7, 2012

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    I Struggle

    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...
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    Life

    When you think about it, life is very short. Not to be negative, but too short at certain times. No matter how happy or unhappy you are time just keeps moving and you can never have it back. It makes you reflect on all that you have done. The good and the bad, and on the goals...
    Mar 7, 2012

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    I'm sick of feeling low.

    I need to remember life is to short to waste time feeling like this!
    abbie007 abbie007 18-21, F 1 Response May 4

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