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I Want to Play More and Work Less.

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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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    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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    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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    Collector

    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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    I Want to Play

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

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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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    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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    Related Experiences

    I've gotten scholarship money, won competitions, and had singing gigs, but never a day of lessons. I want to change that, I know there is more to learn, I want to be great.
    DancesWithUnicorns DancesWithUnicorns 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Amazing Grace as I perish. At the party , Whitney Houston's Home, don't cry for me, I'm all woman. All of her songs really Alicia's Key's Lesson Learned
    Myalee Myalee 41-45, F 1 Response May 14

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    I got one less problem without you...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 day ago

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    I want Drop it Like It's Hot to play when they lower my casket
    GEMWASHERE GEMWASHERE 13-15, F 12 hrs ago

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    It would be in very bad taste to play oh well oh well at my funeral lol but
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 3 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    Don't fear the reaper- Blue Oyster CultThat guitar solo is just too good NOT to play at funeral
    Houdiniology Houdiniology 18-21, F 13 hrs ago

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    Highway to Hell - ACDC Then I want to be cremated and my ashes thrown in the ocean. I was born into water, I swim as much as I can, and having my ashes in the ocean will be like...
    TGBman TGBman 22-25, M May 12

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    Banditos by The Refreshments. I want people to be like, Hey! I know that song! And they just start mumbling the wrong words because its been decades since anyone's heard it. But...
    TheGoddessB TheGoddessB 31-35, F 2 Responses May 13

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    I want mariah carey ft boys II men one sweet day!!
    PreponLovato PreponLovato 18-21, F 23 hrs ago

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    Fly by Maddie and Tae. I want it to send a massage to my friends and family that it's gonna be hard but please move on
    WhiteRose35 WhiteRose35 16-17, F 17 hrs ago

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    Highway to hell and I want to be carried in on a plank of wood
    Faeriepool Faeriepool 22-25 13 hrs ago

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    Early one Morning. It's a song from the eighties, they can't even find the original writer. Listen to it in youtube, search "early one morning la harpe de melodie
    Snowhiver Snowhiver 16-17, F May 13

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    arms of an angel, their won't be a dry eye in the house. XDDDDDDDDD
    omss omss 18-21, M 1 Response May 13

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    Thanks for the memories by fall out boy
    Zjmsmyking Zjmsmyking 16-17, F May 13

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    "Fire in the Forest" by David Sylvian "The Ballad of Richie Lee" by Spiritualized ending with Richard Thompson's version of "Oops, I did it again" That will confuse them, and...
    bigWIDEworld bigWIDEworld 46-50, M 1 day ago

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    Another one bites the dust....
    JaclynAisling87 JaclynAisling87 26-30, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Tears in Heaven- Eric Clapton, Freebird- Lynyrd Skynyrd, I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry- Hank Williams Sr., Desperado- Eagles
    RocknRollCowboy71 RocknRollCowboy71 41-45, M 1 day ago

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    hurt by Johnny Cash it's the one song on earth that I know makes me feel anything
    hunter980 hunter980 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    Black Roses - Inner Circle
    jkondar jkondar 26-30, M 22 hrs ago

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    heaven by Bryan adams it depends on the way I died
    BITCTangerina BITCTangerina 13-15, F 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    Home Sweet Home. .....Motley Crue
    tronic16 tronic16 46-50, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    "Eulogy" by Frank Turner... best line: "...at least I ******' tried."
    JustJon707 JustJon707 46-50, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I'll Be There by The Escape Club. I've always loved that it's a sentimental song but I always felt it had an optimism.
    oncemoreuntothebreech oncemoreuntothebreech 36-40, M 14 hrs ago

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    Sorry people but what's the point? You'll be dead already
    pinkishsummer90 pinkishsummer90 22-25, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Zumme ki Raat Hein.. Chumme Ki Baat Hein Allah bachay muzhe Tere Payr se.. Youtube Link.. https://youtu.be/zHPvJrfti4A
    mataltoronee mataltoronee 41-45, F 11 hrs ago

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    I used to think I knew. But it seems this changes on a regular basis. Right now it is Garden of the sinners by gamma ray. Tomorrow it might be something else.
    NoBodyKnowsMeLikeIKnowMe NoBodyKnowsMeLikeIKnowMe 26-30, M 10 hrs ago

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    as long as I like you - as long as you are nice and honest!
    Hornesty Hornesty 46-50, M 1 Response May 17

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    I usually laugh inside when faced with a person who wants to quit their job and make a living playing blackjack. I guess I laugh more at myself than them, because it’s more or...
    HaroldJenson HaroldJenson 31-35, M 7 hrs ago

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    I have had only one real job but in total I've had 2 jobs but moved around within the same job categories. I now work in Health Care, elderly care, I like it, but almost a year...
    LoveUnite LoveUnite 26-30, F May 11

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    Red is the wish valuable stone of ocean glass and will make any scavengers day, 7 days or season. Exactly why is red so elusive? Why is it uncommon? Red drops into 2...
    bodiljewelry bodiljewelry 22-25, F May 14

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    Klara Balogova was 18, penniless and heavily pregnant when she rode thousands of miles from Slovakia to England to marry a man she had never met. She knew he did not want her, or...
    valha11a valha11a 46-50, M 1 Response a week ago

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    So today this was it, this has gone on long enough and had to end... She flippantly said she loved me... ( but this unloving has gone one for well over 10 yrs) like that's always...
    CrownedSprite CrownedSprite 41-45, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    We don't have Playstation 4, but have PS3, PS2, and even PS1!! I actually play more games on my PS2 than the newer edition. My niece has the type that you plug the game into your...
    Simpfan Simpfan 56-60, F 1 Response May 14

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    So... (1st post!) my husband... I love him but he's so damn annoying it's scary.i often wonder if I made a mistake in marrying him and that we should just live separately and have...
    Kdm0809 Kdm0809 26-30, F 1 Response May 3

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