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I Want to Become More Thankful.

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 22 People

    Sometimes I Think I'm Not Thankful Enough

    And i cant stand it ...  I know im thankful but i have a hard time letting someone do something for me because ill feel like i owe them something and i cant stand that ... I know appreciation is much stronger than money or anything like that but ive always been too...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F Jan 10, 2008

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    I Almost Got Shot Tonight Please Pray For Me

    yesterday my friend katie from next door found out that a friend of ours stole her mother's ring her mother had just died and this "friend" stole it and pawn it she went to the pawn shop he said he go to the guy in the shop told her it was him they got in-to tonight he...
    janiceisdayna janiceisdayna 31-35, F Jan 14, 2008

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    Please Pray For My Family And I

    last night my family and i was making Sunday dinner some we have not done in forever and this man who was been harassing our family for months over something that have nothing to do with him shot up our house it was 3 pregnant women 2 two year olds 2 six years old an 8 year old...
    janiceisdayna janiceisdayna 31-35, F Oct 26, 2009

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