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I Want to Get a Job At a Bookstore

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    The semester isn't even half way over and I'm already skipping most if my classes. I'll literally wake up walk to my car (I live off campus) and just get so completely distracted...
    alyssakayart alyssakayart 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    If you are somebody about to hire me for a job, and you are reading this profile to find out if I will show up, or if I might rip ya off.. This **** aint my fault, cuz I musta got...
    UZIxSUICIDE UZIxSUICIDE 46-50 3 hrs ago

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    Going to a bookstore with me is dangerous!!! I look down every row, look at every section, look threw every shelf. It's my addiction. I LOVE the smell of them, it's even better in...
    ErinTripp94 ErinTripp94 18-21, F 11 Responses Sep 14

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    I love bookstores, they are such a turn on for me...one meets the most interesting peeps and so much fun to just lose oneself back reading in one of the aisles...I spend hours in...
    elainehughes46 elainehughes46 41-45, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Nothing better (in my opinion) than the smell of books. I love to visit bookstores and just sit in the isle while reading a book I pick from the shelf. I love the ambiance of...
    bonesxposed bonesxposed 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I could spend hours in a good bookstore. I love to explore every section and almost always leave with a stack of books. Which will be sitting unread for weeks while I catch up...
    jmc39 jmc39 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 1

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    I'm a simple girl. Put me in a bookstore and I will leave utterly content with 15 new books to add to my every growing collection. There is something so great about running your...
    LadyRubenesque LadyRubenesque 18-21, F 8 Responses Sep 4

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    I've been known to spend many an hour (and dollar) in the local bookstores. Just wish I had as much time to read as I used to.
    mhenson144 mhenson144 22-25, M 5 Responses Sep 7

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    I can spend all day Browsing around bookstores...
    spazz66 spazz66 46-50, M 2 Responses Sep 10

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    Whenever I go shopping with my sister I always head for the bookstore and she ends up practically dragging me out when I take to long browsing.
    ForgottenPaige ForgottenPaige 18-21, F 8 Responses Sep 12

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    In a bookstore there is all these possibilities for different worlds to get lost in. And frankly I live to be lost. Please Comment if u know what I mean.
    bugf9630 bugf9630 13-15 4 Responses Sep 14

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    Ppl avoid lot of times coming out with me coz I might find a bookstore and spend certain hours in it. LoL I absolutely love them. They enchant me and I wish I lived in one.
    philophil philophil 31-35, M 2 Responses Sep 14

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    I love going to bookstores. Especially those that sells used books. You can never know what treasures you might find for a very good deal. I once purchased a lot of paranormal...
    FattyAndLovingMyself FattyAndLovingMyself 26-30, F 4 Responses Sep 17

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    It's so sad really. A bookstore that has been around forever is closing. It's right in the heart of downtown and was a common place for people to meet before heading out. Grab a...
    ThisIsMe83 ThisIsMe83 31-35, F 10 Responses Sep 20

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    So, I did it. I stepped foot in my favourite bookstore for the last time yesterday. Such a sad moment. The walls were empty, half the shelved were empty, books were on the floor in...
    ThisIsMe83 ThisIsMe83 31-35, F 5 Responses Sep 21

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    I really love to read and go to the local bookstores a couple times a month for new books to read. I enjoy the classics and so many other quality books for pleasurable reading.
    familyatresort familyatresort 36-40, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Okay. Not to be an elitist or anything, but I love bookstores that have character. Borders and Barnes and Noble never did anything for me. I have always loved the smell of old...
    liliuminterspinas liliuminterspinas 31-35, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    The closest decent bookstore is almost two hours away. I hate it, because I have to order books online. Even if they're cheap, you still have to pay for shipping.
    tinywoman tinywoman 18-21 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    lodge / Resort is indispensable for all those traveling with family and friends we provide you with the video in the hotel / lovely Vacation resort reference and likewise the insp...
    Augustina97sy Augustina97sy 31-35, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    A bookstore in Brooklyn, shades of gray, a vaunted author.
    flipper1966 flipper1966 56-60, M 1 Response Aug 31

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    1. I don't have fake body parts. 2. My body's not perfect but it's mine. 3. I don't digitize my pictures of me. What you see is exactly what you see away from the camera. 4. I don...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 4

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    So. Uh. Yea. I have a problem. I'm addicted to book stores. Like, seriously. If I find a book store worth shopping in (which is almost any book store in existence) I can spend...
    tRueInSAnItY tRueInSAnItY 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 16

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    I always like stopping in and seeing what the scene is like. Are there holes in the booths? Buddy booths? Theaters? Do women stop in? Do they go to the booths or just shop for toys...
    curiousnjguy curiousnjguy 46-50, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I was heading to jarir bookstore exit 5 branch riyadh city saudi arabia, i saw some people are waiting outside the shop, i didnt know that they're waiting for an item to be release...
    Fleindonfox85 Fleindonfox85 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    So I am turning 23 next month and still nothing has changed in my life. I mean I know I need to do something about it blah blah blah but I don't know how . I am always sitting...
    ScorpioPhoenix ScorpioPhoenix 22-25, F 7 Responses Sep 10

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    I hate my job. I didn't always hate it, but I do now and with a passion. The thing is, I really wanted this job....BAD! When I started here I worked one day a week, four hours...
    gracienglory gracienglory 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 5

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    Job hunting is stressing me out! I used to work as a preschool teacher, and even though I liked the job itself, the pay was horrible and they asked for so many things for such...
    Lala365 Lala365 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    and I hate that about myself. I have adhd and bipolar so I get bored very fast if I'm doing the same thing all the time. I love learning new things and being able to move around a...
    chroma14 chroma14 41-45 1 day ago

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    Ugh... so my mom is very loving and supportive, but she's also lazy and crazy. I know that those are common adjectives, but hear me out: my mother is obese and doesn't have a job...
    peacelove75 peacelove75 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I finally got the job I wanted as a caregiver in an assisted living home. Ive been trying to get this job for over a year now. Ive applied 3 times, wrote them a resume and I've...
    akrysrose akrysrose 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 10

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    I hate not having money for anything. Today I wanted my licenses not just because. I wanted my license because my mom was complaining about how she has to drive everyone every...
    LoveisBeautiful5013 LoveisBeautiful5013 18-21, F Sep 10

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    So after close to 2 months working part time as a server at a pizza joint, I finally had enough of my boss' abuse. Friday was the last straw, although it wasn't the only time she...
    sunatdawn214 sunatdawn214 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 7

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    Hate it. Hate it. Hate it. With a burning passion. Cashiering ******* sucks. I'm done with it, I can't do it anymore. It's horrible. It wasn't so bad when I was only working part...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 1

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    I have filled out more that 600 job applications(not exaggerating) and still no luck. Everything from Macdonalds, Wendy's, Chick-ful-a, Taco bell, pretty much every fast food joint...
    Thatonegirl53 Thatonegirl53 18-21, F 9 Responses Sep 2

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    I'm feeling a little down because I'm 23 and I still live at home, haven't started college yet and the job I do have is only seasonal so I only make money for about 5 weeks in the...
    Jo8691 Jo8691 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 3

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    I am so confused right now and I can't tell anyone...I've been best friends with a guy (we'll call him Larry) for about 3 years. Larry is married and has 2 kids; I've always...
    meowmeowkitten meowmeowkitten 31-35, F Sep 5

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    So after close to 2 months working part time as a server at a pizza joint, I finally had enough of my boss' abuse. Friday was the last straw, although it wasn't the only time she...
    sunatdawn214 sunatdawn214 16-17, F Sep 7

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    My heart beats furiously at the thought of pushing forward in trying with this job. I've worked hard for over two years for a .50 cent raise, have watched others get more...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F Sep 8

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    Hi everyone. How are you? Good I hope. I found this site 2 days ago, and I really like how open people seem to be about the things that are going on in their lives...so I figured...
    JaseNZ JaseNZ 31-35, M Sep 14

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    I always find this website when I'm feeling frustrated with my husband. We're both young and urban people and we get along and understand each other in hard times. We're both very...
    Jessicastephens Jessicastephens 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 20

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    Shortly after my giant leap across the country and settling in. I was hired to work in the field that I went to school for the first time ever. I can't help but remember my Dads...
    snowberry75 snowberry75 36-40, F 3 Responses Sep 21

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    Hello! I lost my job cause there were too many candidates, cause it was too elite. I made FEW little courses for prequalifications, but couldt't get any job cause of my bad social...
    DogBlog1 DogBlog1 41-45, F Sep 22

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    I applied for retail associate at Macy's and I did not get the job for whatever reason. I am not going to lose sleep over it or cry or anything. Yes, I did want AND need the job...
    DubstepEnderFox DubstepEnderFox 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    Whenever you're going through a hard time just remember life is temporary, and so is everything else your going through. Don't ever be sad, trust me I know it sucks the moment you...
    Zozolove Zozolove 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 20

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    Right now I'm seriously contemplating just picking up and leaving to either another state or another country. The way I'm headed right now, I'll be at a dead end job for the rest...
    modernmuse modernmuse 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 21

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    I'm a young dad who did pretty decently in high school, I've had a job since 14 years of age but have been in and out of them. Growing up I passionately wanted to be an artist of...
    LonerChild LonerChild 22-25, M 3 Responses Aug 31

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    I am very sad to be writing this.... because I never thought I was capable of feeling this way, but I have to face the truth of the matter. I love my husband, but not as my...
    oogabooga777 oogabooga777 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 4