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I Want Things That Money Cannot Buy

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    That Is An Understatement!

    Kids! and a peaceful happy marraige. seems like two of the easist things in the world to achieve but in my life it seems damn near impossible.
    goldie25 goldie25 31-35, F 2 Responses May 4, 2009

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    These Things Are Priceless...

    TRUE LOVE RESPECT FAITH DEVOTION LOYALTY SOLIDARITY EMOTIONAL FIDELITY BONDING FAMILY   Sorry for the caps, I'm very emphatic this evening.  
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 5 Responses May 4, 2009

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    I have always thought of it this way.

    People go on about how much they give me, materiel wise, and I appreciate that. But I would be ten times happier living in a cardboard box with my whole family and people who loved me then in a massive great house with all the treasures of the world. That is how I am :)
    23kk23 23kk23 16-17, F Jun 3

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    I Want It All

    I want love, peace, happiness, contentment, joy, adventure, caring, openness, honesty, loyalty and spontanaiety. I want a kiss in the rain, a walk through the clouds, dancing under the moon, with the grass under my feet. I want sunshine, fresh air and clean...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 8 Responses May 13, 2009

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    Riddle For You

     What human invention has absolutely no value on its own?                                     If you guessed money, you're right! Alone money has no value since you...
    Azoru Azoru 26-30 3 Responses May 4, 2009

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    Want Someone to Love Me As Myself

    I want to have more time with a significant other.. who will love me for myself.  I want to laugh, cry, and just be with a man who loves me back .  I want to have someone who will enjoy my presence and have time to build wonderful memories together.. like playing...
    Anamcara Anamcara 56-60 Apr 26, 2009

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    I Want To Say ....

      we all know these facts, stories so on and so forth, about our faith or belief or studies or ritualthey are your reality? right .. so do it - live it !!!!!! 100% (our true 100%) no excueses, everyday .... know what our faith of belief is...
    burwi333 burwi333 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 26, 2010

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    Intangibles

    Even though I work in a prison, I find that I sometimes gain insight and wisdom from conversations with my patients.  The other day I was talking to an inmate, and he told me a story.  In the beginning of the great depression a very wealthy man lost his fortune...
    cedricsmom cedricsmom 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 25, 2009

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    Standard Issue

    Like most I want love, true love and understanding.  Someone to be there and share life with.  Something natural and right.  But I wouldn't mind a new car, nice house, and a huge tv. :P
    notwhatyouthought notwhatyouthought 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 28, 2009

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    The Best Things In Life Are Free

    Love, peace, joy, happiness, contentment, freedom, liberation---no amount of money could buy those.
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass 18-21, F Apr 27, 2009

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    Mere Impossible Things. Money Sure Can't Buy!

    I want to live a thousand years. I want to know secrets, the answers to all questions and a lot more about the universe and stuff. I want to know myself to the bone and make as much of myself as I can. I want the heart of the most impossible person I have ever known and will ever...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 21, 2010

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    A Million Bucks Can't Buy It

    Someone who will love you unconditionally.  A friend that is there through thick and thin. Happiness and a life filled with laughter. Inner peace and wisdom. Yea its tru that the best things in life are free...............
    Lostsoul22 Lostsoul22 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 18, 2009

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    Okay.. I'm A Liar..

    I have things money can't buy...all those important things... what I want is all those things money CAN buy.. not extravagant.. just would like to be able to buy neat things on a whim... not blatant consumerism... but with this economy, my budget has gotten so slim, I have...
    txwoman2 txwoman2 36-40, F Feb 13, 2010

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    Love...

     I kind of would like a little intimate love... to see what it feels like...
    BrownEyedMystery BrownEyedMystery 18-21 Apr 27, 2009

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    ~~~~~~~

    Love, respect, gentleness, valued. I want to be loved for me, flaws & all. I don't want to be the person that changes & adapts to what others want me or need me to be. I don't want to sell out. So now I am alone because I stopped doing that.............. Now I realize...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 28, 2009

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    Not Love

    That's too easy to say.  And believe it or not, some people's love can be bought.  I know two people who have proved this.  It's not as simple as a banking transaction, but money is what made it. Happiness?  I don't know.  You're supposed to be able to...
    failedexperiment failedexperiment 31-35, M 4 Responses Apr 26, 2009

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    The Love

    I am always curious on what will my life turn out to be, if I have all the love in the world. If I do then I want to be the channel of love to people who are overshAdowed and succumb by their loveless and even loneliness.  I will not lie I'm still not contented by the...
    Dumstey Dumstey 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 31, 2010

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    Believe Me...

    I've tried to buy it. You can't.
    drcynic drcynic 26-30, M May 13, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    Sometimes I look life through a filter of perfection...how things should be.A supportive family,friends and happy kids around,living a peaceful life full of feelings and deep...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 5

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    It isn't the easiest thing to do, it's definitely a learning process. There's a lot of things i wish i could change, especially my past but...i can't and i need to accept that and...
    WistfulSigh WistfulSigh 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 16

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    What if one of those "things you cannot change" is your own unhappiness?? Emo post for the day..check.
    Smoray100 Smoray100 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 2

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    It can't! When you buy a great item it may make you happy immediately but it doesn't last long! Once used the AMAZING item you get bored of it and the pleasure/ excitement wears...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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    The smallest things, takes the most room in my heart. I prefer a billion times for you to make something or write something thoughtful for me than to go to the store & buy a...
    Katie419 Katie419 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 1

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    I am trying it will take tons of work on my part. Some things I can give and take whilst other things I just cannot.
    xMisunderstoodgirlx xMisunderstoodgirlx 22-25, F 3 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    But... My biggest struggle is to accept that there is anything i cannot change, if i want that change enough!
    yulico yulico 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 5

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    I'm one of those people that never usually goes on these forums to pour my heart out as I usually internalise things and try to deal with it myself - this seems to be one of the...
    Liya2004 Liya2004 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 3

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    The Black Woman's Kids- My younger sister and I are the product of a well off very married Middle Easterner and his Black mistress. Illegitimate if there ever was any. My mother...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 30

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    I struggle with this all the time...I am trying to accept that my parents are not the people I want them to be and they never will be. This is not going to change. I will never be...
    StoneWall77 StoneWall77 36-40, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    There are many things i hate but i can't change them. Like People' Judgements, Hateful words, Creepy people all around my city, who are always drunk and gambling, who are always...
    mahdiraza mahdiraza 16-17, M a week ago

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    hey all ! ... this is important and big. can i have a small time of yours, just little.. few minutes.. i sign up here around a year back to share my story with people and i did. i...
    heartless2 heartless2 22-25, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I've recently split with a girl who has a son, I was single and happy for about 3 years before I met this girl, but being with her made me so happy and it showed me the life I want...
    PokerPete PokerPete 26-30, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    But it feels impossible. Been a 12 stepper for 25 years. Learned it there. Was told learn acceptance and tolerance. Worked on both. No mastery was found...
    converted converted 46-50, M 3 Responses Jun 30

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    I'm SOOO tired of people treating me bad. I try to brush it off but things build & the one day u respond back to them ur suddenly a horrible person.
    ileneoveru ileneoveru 16-17, F 4 Responses Jun 30

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    **I feel like I'm in an AA meeting.** My name is Chris and I'm... ...the youngest of 8 kids. I was born in to a strictly religious home. My father was a military officer, a...
    dukelostboy25 dukelostboy25 26-30, M 5 Responses Jul 1

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    Troubles always come in threes... It's like the universe wants me to suffer.
    NanaH2014 NanaH2014 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 4

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    This is basically my online journal and I'm keeping my name private so none of my friends know about this..I'm sorry for the people who have added me to their circles and want to...
    rablst rablst 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    I feel like I'm losing one of my best friends and I try to give her her space, but it just feels like she wants to walk away and every time I think about that, I start to cry. I...
    GabeR1991 GabeR1991 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Yeah it's hard to accept things you can't change but it's worth end!!! For me I have accepted that spankings are a part of discipline in my house, I can't change it just accept it...
    brandonpatrick brandonpatrick 13-15, M 3 days ago

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    My boyfriend and I were together for nearly 10 years. He was the first and only man I've ever loved, and the first man to ever tell me he loved me. Shortly after exchanging those...
    iknowmykingdomawaits iknowmykingdomawaits 26-30, F 16 Responses 1 day ago

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    I don't want to eat because I'm not comfortable with my body but everytime I try not to I get caught and then I have to eat how do anorexic parents let there kids starve because i...
    jennkardash13 jennkardash13 13-15, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Wants to be free from all the bottleneck .. :(
    Zarina23 Zarina23 22-25, F 22 hrs ago

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    Well you only need the light when it's burning low, Only miss the sun when it starts to snow, Only know you love her when you let her go, Only know you've been high when you're...
    KristianNathan KristianNathan 26-30, M 1 Response Jun 30

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    Honestly I've hated myself for so long, and I had to learn to accept that I can't change who I am no matter how much I try. At some point I just have to accept myself and move...
    Iamevolved Iamevolved 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    I'm trying hard to accept that my father will never change, he's an alcoholic. Which means he's selfish & manipulative.He only ever talks to me when he needs me to do him a favour...
    EveMarieJones EveMarieJones 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 4

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    I'm trying to accept the fact I'm forever alone. Like today I went to work and there's a girl that comes in to my job all the time. She's my age 17 and I asked her out she laughed...
    superabe11 superabe11 16-17, M 6 Responses Jul 4

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    It puzzles me that everytime it goes good with one guy, like in a friendship...the one day you hang out n you have a blast, it goes down hill like you feel extra paranoid that he...
    ethiopiangoddess ethiopiangoddess 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 11

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    For sohhh lonnnggg now. Started at 20. Am now 47. Tried sohhh hard. Had heart attacks trying. But they multiply. Those who are heard improve nothing. Tried...
    converted converted 46-50, M 2 Responses Jul 11

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    So my so called best friend is not my friend anymore because I'm going to a special needs kid grad party over being a third wheel at the beach with him and his girlfriend. Am I the...
    jimboslice501 jimboslice501 18-21, M 7 Responses Jul 11

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    I've had so many expires with haveing cp
    ktdunlap18 ktdunlap18 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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