I Used to Want What Other People Had

For those of us who have grown up a bit. 36 People

    Now I Have More...

    I was brought up amongst a lot of materialistic people, as a child I would visit my mother's friends with her and the conversations would be on what they were getting for their homes, what they were redecorating, where they were going on holiday or what they were about to buy...
    deleted deleted
    Oct 4, 2008

    I Do....

    I really didn't want many things growing up that I couldn't have but as an adult there is one thing that eluded me and that is a very special man. I can't have him because he belongs to another but that doesn't stop me from wanting him more than anything.  i had to get over...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Aug 10, 2008

    ...but Not Anymore.

    If I spend all my time fussing about stuff my neighbor or girlfriend or coworker has, if I focus on wanting their stuff, I'm missing out.  'Cause in looking at the things I don't have, I forget to notice the things I do. I may not have much, but I treasure every bit.  I am...
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    Apr 2, 2011
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