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I Want to Work In a Coffee Shop

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    I Would Love to Own a Coffee Shop

    I am an avid coffee drinker actually avid isnt even the word ... I live on coffee .   but owning my own would be so awesome . In cincinnati there used to be this awesome lil coffee shop called angst . I loved it there ..I only went a couple times but it was so awesome...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 28, 2007

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    dreamers,writers,poets, ordinary people in a coffee shop. one winter morning. not just another day, because lots of things might happen. maybe you’ll find her. maybe you’ll fall in love with her, the one holding a cup of coffee on her right hand and a classic novel on her...
    Isis707 Isis707 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 24, 2013

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    Not stupid Starbucks, but the cute little ones that only the people who live there know of. The ones that all the silly emo kids come into & read their poetry. I just think that that would be pretty fun. I love coffee and I love poetry, so...yeah.
    indiexchick indiexchick 16-18, F 2 Responses Jun 14, 2007

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    loveybugy loveybugy 18-21, M Nov 6

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    Supermarkets, tourist places, coffee shops...I've worked in a lot of customer service places. The worst would have to be when I worked in a little ice-cream and snacks shop in a...
    papercastles papercastles 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 16

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    So this morning I just woke up and I was about to do my morning work out, just my normal morning routine, it was 6am, but I heard the doorbell go off, so I put on my house shoes...
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    "we were heroes" for that moment in the rush and heat of the crowd under the television cameras and brilliant lights there was camaraderie and purpose there was the beauty of...
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    My friends may not be purposely gaining, but none of them can claimthey havent gotten a bit fatter. My boyfriend/feeder and i have the same group of friends. Eric,JAson, kelly...
    growingfeedeeJess growingfeedeeJess 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 25

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    Are you kidding? Its better cold. Give me coffee from yesterday, in the fridge all night.. nothing better. Well except on a day like today, when its 30 degrees outside, in this...
    ChefBri3030 ChefBri3030 31-35, M 6 days ago

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    Ok. I spend most of my free time shopping. If there's something I want seriously I shop on line! The shops never have the right colour or size! But I just love being in the shops...
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 31

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    I am a creature of convenience. The mere prospect of instant coffee (and perhaps a bit of toast) is literally the only incentive strong enough to get me up and about in the...
    morea morea 22-25, F 50 mins ago

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    I know many of my friends know what a crazy life I lead.... But I just wanted to write it, so maybe, In future days, when things settle down.. I can look back ... And think .. Oh...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 3 Responses Oct 24

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    if I do it will be online. Last and only time I went this woman tried kidnapping my nephew because we had gotten the last batman house set and he was in the cart with it so yeah...
    Justbeingmeok Justbeingmeok 18-21, F 10 hrs ago

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    I make it a point to never compete for resources. I Christmas shop all year - mostly online to avoid the crowds. Malls on Black Friday have a strong anxious energy that is hard for...
    MAT5629 MAT5629 41-45, F 4 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I just don't get it - I'd rather spend the time with my friends and family rather than fighting crowds in stores. There's plenty of time for Christmas shopping later, when it's not...
    volleyballgirl94 volleyballgirl94 18-21, F 4 mins ago

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    I recently came out to a former fashion srylisr I know. She loves it we have similar tastes and like she's a hoarder. When she saw my entire wardrobe she said 'babe' I know you...
    NicoleTS NicoleTS 41-45, T 5 Responses Nov 2

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    1. Name? Mick (anyone should be able to guess that!) 2. Age? 42 (although no one believes me when I say I'm 28, plus VAT!) 3. Gender? Male 4. Favorite thing to drink? Coffee...
    Mick672 Mick672 41-45, M 3 Responses Nov 11

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    Stuff about me 1. Name? Guesss 2. Male or female? Female  3. Were you named after anyone? Nope 4. Does your name mean anything? Idk lol 5. Nick Names: Juju 6. What do you...
    JujuZelfie JujuZelfie 16-17, F Nov 5

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    I love coffee. I drink far too much of it every day. A friend of mine has suggested trying Pumpkin Spice in my coffee, but I am really struggling to source some in the UK. I don...
    unluckE unluckE 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 4

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    I am sitting here at 10:18am propped up in bed and on my second double espresso, waiting for my brain to start functioning. What I love the most about coffee is the aroma. To my...
    EmperorJulian EmperorJulian 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 7

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    What was your... Last beverage: Coffee Last phone call: From my wife asking me to pick something up from the store Last text message: Night old man Last song you listened to...
    SirLaughalots SirLaughalots 36-40, M 5 Responses Nov 12

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    1) I'm vegan 2) I love gymnastics 3) I love coffee 4) I drink a lot of vodka! 5) I believe that life is super boring 6) I have travelled to basically everywhere! 7) I'm a...
    brookmay brookmay 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 1

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    A Bit About Me 1. Name? Can't post it publicly as my account is secret 2. Male or female? Male 3. Were you named after anyone? My uncle 4. Does your name mean anything...
    SirLaughalots SirLaughalots 36-40, M 2 Responses Nov 4

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    Oh man, Every morning. I wake up and go straight to the coffee maker, set to brew at 5:45, I get that first cup of joe and go to town! I work from home, so getting that first...
    PatrickMoosePants PatrickMoosePants 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    1) Name: ........ 2) Male/Female:female 3) Were you named after anyone? nope 4) Does your name mean anything? nope 5) Nick Names:chicken, not because i'm afraid or anything...
    varjakpaw varjakpaw 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 7

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    I tend to get coffee a lot. Usually after classes or after work. Yeah, I really need to get a hold of myself and drink less, mainly because my hours at work have gone down and I...
    tgf12 tgf12 18-21, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Some Trivia About Me 1. Name? LMNOP 2. Male or female? Lady. 3. Were you named after anyone? Nope. 4. Does your name mean anything? Yes, eternal ruler. 5. Nick Names: I don...
    Ellemenope Ellemenope 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 29

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    I feel nervous typing this as my beautiful baby sleeps beside me and my very handsome husband, who is a great father and a good person, snores nearby. I just feel so ungrateful, or...
    iamowl iamowl 31-35, F 9 hrs ago

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    1) rain 2) coffee 3) shopping 4) driving 5) reading
    brookmay brookmay 18-21, F Nov 15

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    1. My name is Phoebe. 2. I am 14 years old. 3. I'm 5'4 and 130 pounds. 4. I was born and raised in Scotland. 5. I have two older brothers. 6. I love tattoos. 7. I have 6...
    PB793 PB793 16-17, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    Because meh. 1. Name? Carissa, duh. 2. Male or female? Duck. 3. Were you named after anyone? Probably not. 4. Does your name mean anything? I'm pretty sure it means beloved...
    MrsDuckx3 MrsDuckx3 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Hello everyone. I am new to EP and I'm still learning how everything works. I'm 24 years old now, female and this year has been rough. A month after turning 18 I gave birth to my...
    lifeistolerable lifeistolerable 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    I wish I could pay more attention to my health. Make sure to sleep proper 8 hours, give myself the needed rest, eat properly, never drink coffee when I haven't eaten anything yet...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 25

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    I Want to Answer a 100 Questions Wow I must be so borrrred. 1) Name: LadyGiselle 2) Male/Female: Female 3) Were you named after anyone? No but my middle name is from my...
    LadyGiselle LadyGiselle 22-25, F Oct 29

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    I love romantic things. I love coffee. To me, coffee is romantic. I will have a lifelong love affair with coffee. I love having meaningful conversations with someone who also loves...
    PersephoneStardust PersephoneStardust 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 13

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    I used to hate the barbers as a young boy. The fashion was to have short back and sides and, if I was stopping with my grandparents and my grandfather took me, a glob of Brylcreem...
    Ledertal1933 Ledertal1933 51-55, M Nov 13

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    Hey EP peeps! Off to do some fun shopping and stop in at Starbucks. Any requests?!☺ ☕☕☕
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    MsLizBethBennet MsLizBethBennet 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 14

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    I had to buy an office grab bag gift so I went to Starbucks and bought some Christmas special coffee and Vanilla latte mix. They were having a holiday special-buy one holiday gift...
    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 14 Responses a week ago

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    100 Questions to pass the time waiting to hear someone special got home safely 1) Name: PlayfulOwlEyes on here 2) Male/Female: Female 3) Were you named after anyone? In real...
    PlayfulOwlEyes PlayfulOwlEyes 18-21, F Oct 26

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    Never really liked coffee to be honest, though when I am at the grocery store (real Canadian super store for thoughts who are curious) I like smelling the French Vanilla coffee...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M Nov 2

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    5 cafetieres of black coffee a day wasn't working for me...so i'm down to one now..i do miss sweating and jittering down the street
    smokentokes smokentokes 22-25, M Nov 7

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    I've seen this experience several times before at EP and never wrote my own. Guess I'll take that time now .. 1. I believe in treating others as I want to be; with integrity...
    joydream joydream 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 12

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    COFFEE COFFEE COFFEE....Thank the Coffee Gods....much Gratitude.
    BlaiddDrwg05 BlaiddDrwg05 41-45, M Nov 13

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    And by coffee I mean one of three options: #1. Folgers 100% Colombian Coffee, Ground, Medium - when I'm at home in the States. #2. Espresso double shot - at Starbucks #3...
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