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I Wanted A Gloworm When I Was A Kid

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    ...had a gloworm when I was a kid. It was pink with blue and yellow stars on it. I have no idea where it is now.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 20, 2010

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    Errrrrrrrrrr

    Yeah just as a kid............ who am I kidding, I still want one now HEHEHEHE
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 1, 2010

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    Cut And Paste Comment...(sorry I Am A Lame Story Teller)

    This is originally my comment on 'masscharade's story, but I thought I'd announce it here as well...because...well, that is just the mood I am in. I really wanted a glow worm (is it really gloworm?) when I was a kid but I was told, "Don't you have enough toys? Isn't it about...
    greensatindress greensatindress 31-35, F Apr 7, 2010

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    Gloworm Glow

    I was a little too old for gloworms but I wanted one anyway.  I bought it for myself and now my niece has the ugly little thing.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F Feb 28, 2010

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