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I Think of Myself As a Girl Rather Than a Woman

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    What Makes A Girl A Woman?

    Many challenges in life taught me to grow up fast. I've always tricked people when it comes to guessing my age. I guess you could say I have wisdom beyond my years. But even then, with all the responsibilities and lessons I've learned, I still feel like a girl. I've experienced...
    endofseptember endofseptember 26-30, F 5 Responses Aug 13, 2010

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    Definitely.

    I'm kinda in the phase right now where I'm not a girl anymore, but not quite a woman. But if I had to pick one, I'd say I was a girl. And quite frankly, becoming a woman is about learning to stand on your own feet and living life your way. The same as becoming a man. It's about...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 23, 2008

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    I Think I Always Will

    Im 28, and I always call myself a girl rather than woman. I dunno really but I feel and look young for my age and Im defo in touch with my inner child :-P Im not very mature either so I think girl fits me better :-)
    Gemzaayy Gemzaayy 26-30, F 3 Responses May 19, 2012

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    Getting Better Though

    I can honestly say i think its because im still babied by my parents .. I depend on them for alot of things .they don't have guardianship of me ... however its documented that they can have me hospitalized if need be . And im still stuck in that i have to be the perfect daughter...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F Jan 11, 2008

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    Don't Feel My Age

    When I was 21 my mother told me she was in her 50s before she stopped thinking of herself as a girl. I don't feel my age, and I don't look it most days either (this is a chronic problem, although less of a problem per se the older I get). I started having a problem with...
    fatcow fatcow 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 21, 2008

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    Definitely.

    "woman" has too many negative connotations for me. for instance, the whole "blossoming into a woman" thing sucks aspercreme on so many levels that i won't even attempt to list them here. also, "woman" sounds all.....grown up. official. mature...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 22, 2008

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    Annoys Me

    I'm 19 and I guess biologically and by society's standards, I am a 'woman'. But I don't feel like a woman at all. Ofcourse this is just my thoughts but when I think of a woman, I think of a mature, classy, stylish and self-controlled person. I may be mature sometimes but I don't...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 13, 2009

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    Always Will Do

    i love dressing up, i love playing with playdough, i love blowing bubbles, i love playing in sand, i love sweets, i love dancing like a loon, i love swinging on swings, i love reading childish books. in essence i still think and act like a little girl most of the time. when i am...
    ForeverAutumn ForeverAutumn 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 22, 2008

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    I just know where I stand .
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    Or do i. ???? Do i ???? Maybe me does. But. Me hates being called sir. Me aint superior. Me is a peer. So. What is the difference Between thinking me is...
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    Who cares about fitting in, when it comes to your personal life? Yes, I do at work, but at home.... Nope!
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    I don't think they are thinking as profoundly about things as I am. Each to their own, I don't want to tell them to do otherwise or to claim that what I am doing is right. But...
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    So many girls way overdo their makeup. I will admit it, I use heavy eye lines. I like the "dark" look on my eyes, but most girls, use way too much everything to wear they look like...
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    Definitely I think people should focus more on the way a person is mentally mature than on their age and what they look like
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    When I look in the mirror lately, I see a woman that is far beyond 33 years old. I no longer linger on what makes me unhappy, I know when it's time pick my battles and when it's...
    MzPhoenix MzPhoenix 31-35, F 8 Responses a week ago

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    Not yet but going to. I have been left with an empty house and nows a good opportunity to pack my **** and leave. For all the neglect, heartache and unfulfilling relationship you...
    WokenandOpen WokenandOpen 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

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    So i'm rude every once in a while; I don't regret being blunt at times. I admit i'm not innocent at all and i'm completely okay with that. I'm intelligent and I sometimes come off...
    ImmortalMagiKarp ImmortalMagiKarp 13-15, F a week ago

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    This is how I am, though I can't say it always works out for the best.
    Polis195 Polis195 36-40, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I love this experience. This is also why I LOVE being crushed on or liked in general. Because I know that I'm being myself and not fake at all... And these people like the real me...
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M a week ago

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    Sorry in advance for the long post but anything you can give me will help Hello, I'm looking for some guidance but also trying to give a heads up of sorts to us ladies who give...
    lmoore12 lmoore12 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Hello, I'm looking for some guidance but also trying to give a heads up of sorts to us ladies who give our hearts to the men who join the Marines. I had been with my boyfriend for...
    lmoore12 lmoore12 18-21, F a week ago

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    This statement defines me and the way i live my life
    livingtruthfully livingtruthfully 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    Honesty is the best policy. I am me and don't care if haters gonna hate.
    Profweird Profweird 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 29

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    I've seen it all here. People being catfished, scammed, lied to and misled, I've seen men pretending to be girls, I've seen pedos, I've seen fire and I've seen rain, and sunny days...
    SpiritsInTheMaterialWorld SpiritsInTheMaterialWorld 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 28

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    I get stuck in this rut and think over and over that I will never be as gorgeous/beautiful/hot/sexy/thin as oh, let's say a billion other women who are much much more attractive...
    chelseeuh chelseeuh 31-35, F 5 Responses Jun 23

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    I wish this had said " good man or woman " I'm bi and need to adjust this category 😉... Now that said yes behind me , I am super dominant; it's just my nature . I try to fight...
    KittenHasClaws1980 KittenHasClaws1980 31-35, F Jun 23

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    I love to game and If the girl i meet loves it too what can go wrong :o
    EBestest EBestest 22-25, M Jun 23

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