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I Want to Get a Job At a Bookstore

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    Unfortunately, I don't find myself in a bookstores often, but I love them. I find it relaxing and fun to browse the shelves and look for interesting titles. New bookstores are...
    Aventias Aventias 16-17 2 Responses Jul 21

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    There was a bookstore near my hometown in Florida that my brother took me, and when he first took me there, we both were like, "We'll look around and probably won't stay for too...
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 3

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    My favorite bookstore in Los Angeles is "The Last Bookstore," which has new and used books, but also sculptures, tunnels and installations made out of books. Yes I own a Kindle...
    Screenwriter66 Screenwriter66 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    yay!! bookstores!! I have about SEVEN bookstores in my city! yay for fanpeople!!!
    thefandomthief thefandomthief 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 3

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    I love shopping with my husband in adult bookstores. We love to buy different toys and adult movies to view later in bed. Also, I order from online adult bookstores as well.
    bethanyinusa bethanyinusa 36-40, F 5 Responses Aug 9

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    Reading fine art at university meant I had to work through a lot of books. I enjoy reading books still, and visiting bookstores to find a book is such snow interesting pursuit. Of...
    Lecuyer90 Lecuyer90 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    Used bookstores are my secret heaven. One of the highlights of my world travels is hunting down used bookstores in whatever city I visit. Even if most of the books are in a...
    imitosis imitosis 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 13

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    Bookstores are magical. Especially huge ones that can be found with multiple floors. You can find a pile of books, each one a different genre, curl up in a corner and stay there...
    ZydecoVivo ZydecoVivo 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I used to go to bookstores with my ex-gf when we went on dates. That may sound lame, but those turned out to be some really fun dates for bibliophiles like us. Nowadays, I'm...
    ACraigNewman ACraigNewman 36-40, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I don't know what it is but I literally love walking around a bookstore and the smell of new book I know weird but oh well. I dunno I feel like books are becoming obsolete it's all...
    Ailurus23 Ailurus23 18-21, M 4 Responses Jul 22

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    So i went shopping for clothes and halfway through I found my self gravitating towards a waterstones (book shop in the UK), well next thing I knew I was on the floor in the fantasy...
    Ailurus23 Ailurus23 18-21, M Jul 26

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    We have a bookstore here in Aberdeen called 'Books & Beans' They hold a two storey range of second hand books of every genre imaginable as well as books to help with uni or...
    cassandrawilkinson cassandrawilkinson 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 26

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    I could just spend hours in a bookstore walking around and reading through books! There are so many interesting things to read about!
    tsg96 tsg96 18-21, F Jul 29

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    Mmmmmm.... Adult bookstores... The things we can see and do ... The ideas we can get... Whether I go alone or with someone... I love it!!!! I get so excited every time!!! ... By...
    Coffeetyme Coffeetyme 41-45, F 7 Responses Jul 31

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    Our authors who art in Heaven Amazon be they name. Thy Kindle on Thy Nook download In store as it is online. Give me this day my Stephen King And lead me to Ruth Rendell, Margaret...
    PopcornForDinner PopcornForDinner 46-50, F 8 Responses Jul 31

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    The whole experience! The sight of thousands of books waiting to discovered, the smell of the different papers, the touch of smooth paperbacks and flicking through fine pages, the...
    Seblett Seblett 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 2

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    I would love to own a bookstore... or have space enough for that many books! The feeling, sight, and smell of books is one that you simply can't capture through a computer or phone...
    mcatH2O mcatH2O 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 2

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    I picked up a copy of 'The Omnivore's Dilemma' by Micheal Pollan at the Tattered Cover. Great Book, Awesome bookstore.
    windowpainter windowpainter 61-65, M 5 Responses Aug 5

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    I actually don't even love bookstores that much but inside a book store smells sooo good!! omg there's nothing like the smell of Barnes and nobles<3
    joseph6472 joseph6472 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 10

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    I feel enlightened in book stores. Especially used book stores. There is the smell of a book store, bleached paper and perhaps the aroma of coffee seeping in from a corner...
    AphroditeComplex AphroditeComplex 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 12

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    I could spend all day in the non-fiction section of a bookstore, whether it's a Books-a-Million or a used-boookstore hidden away in the city. But I normally leave too soon cause I...
    ACasualGuy ACasualGuy 22-25, M 5 Responses a week ago

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    Adore them.. And like any other bookworm would like to own a bookstore one day..
    flyyhigh21 flyyhigh21 18-21, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I know some of bookstores where there are nice comfy chairs. So get a book off-the-shelf and have a good read. Then an hour later get a call on your mobile phone from your husband...
    Jilly53 Jilly53 56-60, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    Is an amazing sensation, just to see all the books, of what they are about and just feel them. For some reason, i lost track of time when im in a bookstore (maybe because i can...
    Mynameistooweird Mynameistooweird 16-17, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I love going into Barnes and Noble and smelling all the fresh new books and knowing a world of knowledge is just a few feet away. Nothing like a good bookstore. Half Price books...
    ramsfan3 ramsfan3 46-50, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm currently in Lexington Kentucky visiting family. I love a bookstore here; Joseph Beth Booksellers. It's fantastic covering two levels in what appears to be an older mall. It's...
    Redbuns Redbuns 56-60, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    i love them and i can spend many ours in a bookstore. Once i spent more than 3 hours, every time I'm tempted to buy everything but I havn't enough time to read all...
    Enjoyyourlife Enjoyyourlife 26-30, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I love to get lost in a bookstore the smell the adventures all waiting to be released by your mind the time just flies it's like my own private time machine.
    Wheels64 Wheels64 46-50, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    When I walk into any bookstore, I always seem to find the one book or two, I can not live without. I love the smell of a new book...oohhh! I can't wait until I get home to read it...
    PinkyC PinkyC 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    I shouted at my parents. I feel like I was a Monster. I feel extremely bad about it and it is not that first time. I want to stop it. I want to be affectionate and talk to my...
    Rajito Rajito 31-35, M 21 mins ago

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    "Do you live me", she wrote.. "love not live. Do you love me?", she corrected herself.......... "Honestly, I do love you. I love you very much actually. " "I'm glad! I felt...
    geezzo geezzo 26-30, M 4 Responses Jul 31

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    Hey look! PRINTED INFORMATION! yeah i know, old school. But nothing beats that feeling of holding a book in your hands, smelling that odour of new and having the same exciting...
    DestinyAuthor DestinyAuthor 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 10

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    Bored here ! I need job in abroad ! I'am experience in banking ! Any someone to help me ?
    Nandank Nandank 56-60, M 2 hrs ago

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    For the past 7 years I worked for a company contracted trough the city that's sub-contracted to a smaller company. Yeah that's how the city is able to save so much money. In my...
    Krissy1029 Krissy1029 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    I had an interview for a job at a fast food store and I'm torn between wanting to go for it and not. Fast food chains are by definition stressful and fast paced and I don't know...
    thejc thejc 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    I really do......Ever since I discovered I have a fat fetish when I was 10. I've either wanted to fatten up a girl friend (or a girlfriend), or fatten myself up. Since I do not...
    TheMasterMan1 TheMasterMan1 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 5

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    I suppose saying I can’t keep a job is like saying I don’t have one. I have kept jobs in the past, but since I started working less retail jobs it has become more difficult. I...
    DV527 DV527 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    The New Equal Rights Law (A Dream I Have) Part 4 I was so surprised when we ended up in the office of the VP for the Legal Department. It was Janice, who had suggested the...
    slipgirl274 slipgirl274 61-65, T 12 hrs ago

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    Married for 18 yrs, together for 20 yrs. kids, dog, home, and both have jobs. Sounds like a perfect life. Sometimes it is but man oh man when teens get their mood swings. Or when...
    ImFoolish ImFoolish 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 31

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    I just recently quit my job. After only working at this job for 3 months, I was insulted, ignored, humiliated, stressed, and unappreciated. My supervisors would brag to the...
    Missinterpret Missinterpret 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Never in my life have I despised something more than working at LPQ. A "high end" cafe that demands perfection in every way but deems itself for to only pay workers min wage. The...
    isodole isodole 22-25, F Jul 21

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    I'm 20 years old virgin never had a job, i go to college and i don't know who am i. my years in elementary and middle school, and high school, and now in college, was being the shy...
    spicybuddha101 spicybuddha101 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 30

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    I've been married for 28 years. My children are grown up. My husband is out going, life and soul, hard working but I'm lost. I feel conditioned which is maybe my fault. I...
    simply44 simply44 51-55, F Jul 31

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    I cried at work today, but not really. Well I was trying really hard to not let any tears escape. I'm an expeditor at a restaurant but for some reason I have so many roles to...
    nekafo nekafo 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    Hi friends, Its Anthea. Have completed my High School. Looking for a job right now. I would be joining college for medicine studies. I always wished to become a doctor as my...
    Anthreablog Anthreablog 31-35, F Aug 7

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    The New Equal Rights Law (A Dream I Have) Part 1 It was well known at my company that I wore skirts and dresses when I was at home and on the weekends. I had been dressing as a...
    slipgirl274 slipgirl274 61-65, T 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    so in getting a job offer at a chiroprator's office and I currently have a job, I really want this new job offer but I just started this job like almost 3 months ago and I really...
    fabmara fabmara 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago