I Try To Keep My Promises

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    Promise Yourself

    Promise Yourself To be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind. To talk health, happiness, and prosperity to every person you meet. To make all your friends feel that there is something in them To look at the sunny side of everything and make your optimism come...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 12, 2013

    Should I Keep This One?

    I don't really feel like telling this story but well, I figure I'm here to talk about me and find like minded people, right? So I have to be honest. I'm notoriously bad about keeping promises. Still pretty flakey for someone my age. I keep my promises to my closest friends...
    june1999 june1999
    31-35, F
    28 Responses Oct 24, 2009

    Only Human, But I Try

    I don't know why it's a part of me and who I am. I'm only human and as such I sometimes will fail. I do try. As the self quote states on my profile page I consider keeping a promise, a part of the same, "Live with Integrity, Die with Dignity". Paco35 :)
    paco35 paco35
    56-60, M
    7 Responses Oct 24, 2009

    To Honor, To Love And To Cherish

    I take my promises seriously, and so i think before i promise. So, when i made my wedding vows, 43 years ago, to honor, to love, and to cherish, from this day forth, till death us do part...I meant it......Unfortunately,my spouse did not keep t the love and cherish part,and so i...
    neuilly neuilly
    61-65, F
    8 Responses Oct 28, 2011

    Some One Taught Me

    I use to think that promises you make were debts, until a  very dear friend taught me they should not be a debt, but a commitment.  Ever since that, every promise I make, I commit myself into keeping it. Commitment means that it is possible for a man to yield the nerve...
    MyNameIsCecilia MyNameIsCecilia
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jul 22, 2010

    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
    31-35, F
    Aug 17, 2015

    My Promise ...

    I make this solemn promise to you: To be your lover when you need to be loved, Your doctor when you are ill, Your army when you go to war, Your umbrella when life rains down on you, Your rock when you get weary, Your shield when you need defense, Your spirit when you...
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002
    46-50, F
    9 Responses Dec 30, 2009

    Word Is Bond.

    During my entire lifetime, my father has NEVER given me a promise that he didn't keep. I am doing my damnest to do the same for my daughter. I know it sounds unrealistic which is why I'm extremely careful about what promises I do give her. I want her to have what I had. A...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 3, 2010

    Well i usually always keep a promise

    if its for someone else im just tht kind of person... nevertheless if its for myself depending on wht it is promising me to do something nearly impossible not to do may feel worse then if i could do it in the first place.... certainly compromises can be made if the right words r...
    sethperoth sethperoth
    22-25, M
    1 Response Dec 17, 2013
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