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I Want to Play More and Work Less.

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    I wonder what would happen if I stopped playing when I work. My consolation for all this wasted time is my need. I will never know how I would have been without it. Would my work have been better if I had taken it more seriously? I never wanted to feel important if fun was...
    moreandless moreandless 56-60, M 1 Response Jun 14, 2010

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    Play More, Work Less

    Play more,Work less,Would be nice,Find me a way,I'll smile again.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 Apr 4, 2012

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    Play More And Wok Less

    Play more and work less,Great idea,I know,I'll make it happen,Sure I can,Just watch me go.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 Apr 4, 2012

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    Workaholic

    I, Melinda, of sound mind and body finally admit that I am a workaholic. Yes, there I said it. Yes, I admit it. I like to work and the more I do the bigger the pay check. My only problem is I rarely have time off to spend the money - other than bills ... and I can mail them or...
    Mellpn Mellpn 31-35, F 4 Responses Mar 19, 2008

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    I Want to Play

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    TwilyghtZone TwilyghtZone 51-55, F 1 Response Mar 20, 2008

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    All I Have to Say Is

    All work and no play makes Troy a dull boy All work and no play makes Troy a dull boy All work and no play makes Troy a dull boy All work and no play makes Troy a dull boy All work and no play makes Troy a dull boy Just renditioning a line from Jack Nicholson's The Shining...
    marconiman252 marconiman252 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 19, 2008

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    Life Is Too Precious

    I remember all those times when I missed out on enjoying life because I was simply, just too busy working.Now, I look back and see pictures or videos of my friends or family who actually attended the camping trip or the trip to Disneyland, and I think to myself...I should have...
    ThatCaliGuy ThatCaliGuy 31-35, M Feb 21, 2012

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    Back to the Basics

    Moving back to my birth place was the first step in playing more and working less.  The object of moving was to enjoy some of the things I missed out on when I was growing up.  So once home, I bought a kite, some fishing poles, 2 bikes, badminton set, horseshoes...
    rhettbuttler69 rhettbuttler69 61-65, M May 3, 2009

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    It was a long time ago and far out of my hands, I was one of the less fortunate. Or rather, my mother was. In my infancy I had been homeless. In the womb I had been in jail. My...
    piprimate piprimate 26-30, F Sep 12

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    Maybe it's in the answer I'm asking, "...about that change I want to MAKE in my life, not see happening." I guess it's a pretty passive way of expressing my will to do something...
    xnstxncts xnstxncts 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I'm good and sneaking around quietly already, but I would appreciate if Chuck Norris taught me more.
    JohnBobMac JohnBobMac 16-17, T Aug 29

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    We have been together for almost 2 years. I love him, but I don't think I've ever been "in love" with him. I think our relationship is more about companionship now. Recently he's...
    Nlix Nlix 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 13

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    How I wish he wanted me as much as people I have never met.
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 8

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    The Chuck Norris version of a chocolate milkshake is a raw porterhouse doused in diesel fuel, 2 human souls, 5 1/2 tbsp of giraffe blood and 1 egg
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Aug 28

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    Chuck Norris is so tough he doesn't eat ice cream, he makes ice scream.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses Aug 31

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    Chuck Norris invented the nunchuks but came to realize that he doesn't need weapons. They were originally called Non-Chucks after Chuck discarded it.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Sep 2

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    Chuck Norris uses Molten Lava as Mouthwash
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Sep 4

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    Because I have been helped by so many, my desire to help those that are truly in need the help hey deserve. Everybody deserves a second chance at the game of life.
    Sgm51ngc5194 Sgm51ngc5194 22-25, M Sep 4

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    Chuck Norris was dropped twice as a baby. First on Hiroshima, then on Nagasaki.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Hurt - Johnny Cash Hold On, We're Going Home - Drake Danny Boy Pachelbel Canon Graveyard Symphony Everything I Own - Bread
    RoaringFlameLostinShadow RoaringFlameLostinShadow 31-35, M Sep 9

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    The Dance - Garth Brooks I too am glad I am not the only one who thinks of stuff like this :)
    pressure69 pressure69 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 9

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    He told her it was the Milky Way. Then, from nowhere, a star shot through the dark as if it had been hurled, and then snapped out of sight. ‘Did you see that?’ He grabbed her...
    xxRoom101xx xxRoom101xx 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 31

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    In my perfect world there is a diverse culture but only one belief and that's to do good and be good. There is no mortal that will do harm or cause harm to you. No one is perceived...
    DANTESSTORM DANTESSTORM 36-40, M 1 day ago

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    Fear less, hope more; eat less, chew more; whine less breathe more; talk less, say more; hate less, love more; and all good things are yours. - Swedish Proverb
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 6 days ago

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    If you were proceeding for an interview at a big City law firm in Jakarta Indonesia, it is doubtful you would turn up wearing sandals, swimming trunks and a tee shirt. Similarly...
    csikoszarand csikoszarand 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    Formerly a Sultanate less than Dutch and British security, the Maldives are now a republic. Very long dominated more than with an iron fist by Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, who didn't...
    Jewelgzr Jewelgzr 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    I actually completed the challenge a while back, but I decided to post all of the songs in one story rather than 30 individual ones. Day 1: Your fave song Any song by Bastille...
    ConcealedWildheart ConcealedWildheart 13-15 Aug 22

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    By 'play' I mean tune every now and then. I want to play more but there aren't enough people around me who are as interested in the instrument as I am. So I see it as a moot...
    FallenPride FallenPride 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    Im new to the employment (still in high school) i thought people would be nicer at work less drama but i was wrong
    annabeth101 annabeth101 16-17, F Aug 23

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    Why if youre willing to play do you run away or block people? Werent we having fun? You sent pictures ,i sent words. We were having fun and the youre gone. I wanted to play more...
    earlje earlje 41-45, M Aug 24

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    Lost~ I want you like the still water reflects the moon Perfectly capturing her essence and light I love you, every part I have beheld And I want to know more, everything Unwrap...
    Aurinne Aurinne 36-40, F Aug 27

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    Probably not being good enough thats probably the root of most of my problems..feeling im unlovable not worthy of love..I always wonder why people even like me people im close to...
    seeminglypossible seeminglypossible 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 28

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    Not many by myself (don't really buy them much, or own many consoles and I don't have the best computer, though I do try) but way more often when I'm with my Master. He is really...
    petbri petbri 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 11

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    1. I fell in love with a girl for 10 years. 2. I can play more than 5 musical instruments. 3. When I was 10, I programed my first video game.
    victorv90 victorv90 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 13

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    1.) I play more than 5 instruments 2.) I own a shy piranha fish 3.) I change my favourite colour daily
    80sRockLover 80sRockLover 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 13

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    I Think The Time Is coming Sooner Than I think !! My baby will be blessed To have both loving parents They'll Have The world and more , nothing Less Than that !
    briannabrib briannabrib 18-21, F Sep 10

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    I go from one stress to another. I'm so tired of it. The pain that wells up chokes out the life in me. I have the responsibility of my kids. I'm the legal guardian of my mom. It...
    Ludavin Ludavin 46-50, F 3 Responses Sep 6

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    I struggle with staying dedicated a lot. I can cut down on food fine, but it's the exercise part I hate. I hate going outside. I used to walk every now and then, but now I'll only...
    raehmm raehmm 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 24

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    I was with this man for almost 2-years. The first year things were great. The 2nd, when his sister moved back, was hell. He started acting different. He started wanting to pick...
    Heartbroken0688 Heartbroken0688 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 29

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    You ask yourself why he seems sad, after the affair, and think it's because he misses being with you. That he doesn't feel love and attention from her like you gave him. Or that...
    proulxfam proulxfam 31-35 Aug 24

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    I never wanted to live. I can't even begin to explain the identification I have to this sentence. For many, many years I wanted nothing more then to not exist to feel nothing to...
    endlessinnerbeauty endlessinnerbeauty 22-25, F Sep 13

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    Dad, I want things to be better. I don't want any more interruptions of my processes. I don't want any more commands. I don't want you to yell at me. I don't want you to be...
    LEMONrelishthemusic LEMONrelishthemusic 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    Getting hurt is an inevitability, just be smarter about it: Don't form an attachment to anyone if you can help it, i.e listening to problems, giving them a shoulder to lean on...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F Aug 27

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    I have had the worst case of baby fever for the last year. I'm marrying the love of my life next year and all of the planning is underway. We both want a baby but we can afford it...
    anabro anabro 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 1

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    When I feel like this. When I feel nothing, I want nothing more than to feel pain. Physical pain. All I feel now is an emptiness inside of me. It's as if my feelings don't know...
    piprimate piprimate 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 12

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    I met this incredible man. He is 51 and I am 35. The problem is he has a girlfriend that he has only been with for three months but she lives with him. I am married for 12 years...
    kgirl79 kgirl79 31-35, F Sep 8

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    OK so not specifically me getting pregnant but I want to find a girl to get pregnant with and raise a baby. I guess I have a biological clock going crazy because it is all I can...
    ballen0420 ballen0420 36-40, M 6 days ago

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