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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Okay, screw everything I ever said before. The song I want played at my funeral is "empire of angels" by Thomas Bergersen. I love it and it's going to be playing soon enough.
    Matthews14 Matthews14 70+, M 5 Responses Nov 20

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    I want you to want me more. I want to feel special. I want you to make me feel excited just thinking about you. I want you to care more. I want you to make those 27 days till...
    LoraWevand LoraWevand 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    You ever learn something the hard way and then wonder, "Why the heck didn't my parents teach me this?!" lol Yeah, that's why I'm here. I want to create a list over time of the...
    SupernovaxxGirl SupernovaxxGirl 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 13

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    A new survey has revealed that one 25% of women prefer to be with men 10+ years older than they are, while one third of men prefer to be with women 10+ years younger than them.The...
    Katycc11 Katycc11 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    "Welcome To The Black Parade" by My Chemical Romance. Not exactly relevant, but it's definitely an amazing song, by an amazing band. It just feels right i guess. I'd like to have...
    aciddreams aciddreams 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    I want the Pokemon theme song to start playing right at the saddest part of my funeral. My casket shall be in the shape of a poke ball. Then I want the pastor to put on Ash Ketchum...
    TheBellaBubbles TheBellaBubbles 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 29

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    I hope they have a drive through viewer window at the funeral home, so friends and family can drive through and pay their respects. While I lay there, in my Kiss Casket, and...
    TxRocker TxRocker 46-50, M 2 Responses Nov 7

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    I would want those I leave behind to not mourn my loss but to celebrate my life and the legacy I leave behind. I would want them to remember me for the laughter and joy I brought...
    AthenaJones AthenaJones 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    Helena by My Chemical Romance. I want my friends/family to do the dance from the music video as well. Honestly, I want most of my funeral to be a remake of that video.
    Brimmless Brimmless 16-17, F Nov 16

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    White Blank Page by Mumford and Sons Why not? It's an amazing song and I kind of want melancholy but amazing at my funeral.
    sfairy27 sfairy27 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    Or black hole sun depends on whether i want to be sentimental or dramatic
    rehn65 rehn65 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    I am me, I will laugh at awkward moments, I love my animals (sometimes more then people), I trust to easy sometimes, I will love you until I have a reason not to, I can be over...
    lovemedearly lovemedearly 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 14

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    In the summer of *year*, my father had two strokes. My mother was with him when the first stroke happened. It was beside my parents jewelry shop. My mom drove my dad to the...
    LilBunni LilBunni 22-25, F Nov 15

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    When Chuck wears all his black belts, the ninjas took him for one of their own.
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Oct 31

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    Centuries by Fall Out Boy :3
    rapfordays rapfordays 13-15, F Oct 29

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    Runes to my Memory by Amon Amarth Or Festering in the Crypt by Cannibal Corpse
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Oct 29

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    Funeral bell - Phildel And Story of my life - One Direction aND GLOOMY SUNDAY YAS
    Colourfi Colourfi 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    Imagine...by John Lennon. A song of peace and acceptance
    Thumper8888 Thumper8888 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    The theme to Star Trek the next generation
    Ziggels Ziggels 41-45, M 3 Responses Oct 29

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    Two princes - Spin Doctors. No particular significance or meaning, just makes me happy. Be good to go out an upbeat note
    emadelemur emadelemur 26-30, F Oct 29

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    Return to Innocence - Enigma. My favourite song, the perfect song to depict the importance of life and remembering the innocent times. I love it.
    whitelullaby whitelullaby 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    Maybe Close The Distance by Go Radio. A song about moving forward with life and finding hope to fulfill your utmost desires. It's very fitting for a death of a loved one scenario.
    ifearsnowmen ifearsnowmen 18-21, M Oct 29

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    Hells Bells by AC/DC is going to blare through the speakers while they burn my body like the viking funerals.
    m1r14nn4 m1r14nn4 26-30, F 5 Responses Oct 29

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    For My Fallen Angel by My Dying Bride. I've had this picked out 10+ years ago.
    kimberlyfaith kimberlyfaith 31-35, F Oct 29

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    Hells Bells-AC/DC. That should make people cry. Maybe even Rock in Peace by AC/DC
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    Let her go by passenger...
    Daisyellenrose Daisyellenrose 13-15, F Oct 29

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    Just one song? I'm not going out like that. I've got a whole sound track! Only thing is I can't decide which Bob Marley song to end it with....
    wanderingboy wanderingboy 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 29

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    In The End - Black veil brides very powerful song to me
    chazstella chazstella 13-15, F Oct 29

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    Broadripple is burning by Margot and the nuclear so so's
    tagmepurple tagmepurple 18-21, M Oct 30

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    Hole in the ground - Bernard Cribbens Albatross - Fleetwood Mac Don't you worry 'bout a thing - Incognito The Liberty Bell (Monty Python theme) Humour. Peace. Release from grief...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Nov 7

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    Night Changes- One Direction
    AtlPunk1D AtlPunk1D 13-15, F Nov 8

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    Still don't give a **** - Eminem
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M Nov 8

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    Mine isn't a song though. Its a slam poem performed by Carvens Lissaint titled Tell Them. http://youtu.be/c4H-drsgMOg
    Sapphic33 Sapphic33 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 8

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    Because I have a sense of humor that's a bit twisted ~ Another One Bites the Dust - Queen
    xXhollypotatoXx xXhollypotatoXx 18-21, F Nov 9

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    Either born sinner by j cole, tears of joy by rick ross, or Glory by Kanye west
    Fallenprinceofthedarkside Fallenprinceofthedarkside 18-21, M Nov 12

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    Into the West - Annie Lennox
    moneygirl86 moneygirl86 26-30, F Nov 13

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    If I die young... Cuz I probably will
    depressedgirl0601 depressedgirl0601 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 20

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    Welcome to the black parade - my chemical romance
    Spookitty Spookitty 13-15, F 2 days ago

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