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I Wanted To Live In The Country

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    Cows!

    I hate cows. Always have hated cows, always will hate cows. I also hate the rare jumping bovine. My hatred of cows runs deep. Free range is common in many areas of the country. The mountain ranges in Central California are no exception. Cows were common in an area that we spent...
    Muse4U Muse4U 46-50, F 3 Responses Oct 31, 2009

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    Country Popsicle

    This will be a series of stories...or nightmares, depending on your perspective. At one time the hubby and I kicked around the idea of living in the country.  We actually did it for two years.  Two very long years. There are just things that we did not account for, for...
    Muse4U Muse4U 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 26, 2009

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    The Squirrel

    Our large home in the country was a "fixxer upper" and we knew that it was not air tight yet when we moved into it.  It needed paint, clean up in the yard, old cars hauled off, it was a "red neck" nightmare, but I have vision and knew that it would be a...
    Muse4U Muse4U 46-50, F 1 Response Nov 9, 2009

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    I live in a small country town, I grew up here and I love the place. Some of the locals though.....well...are not the nicest people, but saying that there are some really nice...
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    I do believe Obama wasn't the best choice for this country. I absolutely felt that way from day one. But, it's also important to remember that the mess other people leave behind...
    sleepingangel sleepingangel 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 27

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    Hi everyone! I have been with him for 7 years. We have known each other through social media. He's from a different country. We meet after a year of knowing each other online then...
    angeli1 angeli1 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 9

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    I'm from Wales in the United Kingdom, my country is the most beutiful place in the world, thats just my opinion
    andleeevs andleeevs 26-30, M 2 Responses 42 mins ago

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    I'm moving here next summer for uni, can't wait to leave one cold country for another.
    thattallchick thattallchick 16-17, F 35 mins ago

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    So after my wife's MRI yesterday, she was feeling a whole lot better as they injected her both with anesthetic and cortisone to help the inflammation. We chatted a little before...
    MelancholyDude MelancholyDude 36-40, M 8 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    not that I don't love my country. I just wanted to know how it feels to live in different environment, different culture and all. Right now i'm in my senior year and I want to...
    gytriajeng gytriajeng 16-17, F Jul 23

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    Sometimes I feel that things happen quickly. And that they happen for a reason. Two weeks, wow! A lot has been packed into these last two weeks. First of all, my sister is a lot...
    katzlaw katzlaw 36-40, F 12 Responses Jul 28

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    I'm literally the only member of my family who wasn't born in or near the city of Liverpool. When I was born, my family had moved to a house in the countryside in Herefordshire and...
    ForeverInDarkness22 ForeverInDarkness22 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 29

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    A chance to live and work in Japan for a year as a teacher of English language and literature. Unbelievable, right? It's a million times better than anything my s***y country...
    themanoflegends themanoflegends 22-25, M a week ago

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    I love these songs. <3 Rascal Flats: "(God) Bless the broken road". Luke Bryan: "My kinda night". "Play it again". "Country girl (shake it for me)". "Crash my party". "Drunk...
    kittykat6918 kittykat6918 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 2

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    My Story Part 3 I was not in love,but liked my future husband... It seemed that we perfectly suitable- two mature people, both have been hurt in the past... yes,some reddish...
    TheFullMoon TheFullMoon 51-55, F Aug 1

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    I live on the Sunshine Coast in QLD Australia and live on a small suburban block. I used to live on acreage for a few years and loved it but the house had drainage problems and we...
    BriGrace BriGrace 13-15, F Jul 26

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    Someone please help me to become a country boy. I'm 17 and live in Louisiana. I never cared about country stuff as a kid but I've grown up now and life is catching up up me. I need...
    aple2277 aple2277 16-17, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I'm Italian, born and raised. Someone is curious about my country or our culture and such? Go ahead, I'll reply to all. :)
    Cutterkarma Cutterkarma 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    This is just an update on my story and I hope it can show other people here that there is future after a bad relationship. I read stories for here for maybe more than one year...
    mfur mfur 26-30, F 8 Responses Jul 20

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    Hi, I am new in EP and I think this website is so cool. I live in Indonesia, which for me, is the country with no imagination. I have lots of big dreams and I share it to other...
    nannaiskandar nannaiskandar 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    I am an American and proud of it and I will shout it above the roof tops, I will shout it in downtown LA and downtown Bagdad Iraq. We are the greatest country on earth by far and I...
    abbyseaney abbyseaney 16-17, T Jul 24

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    Ghana, West Africa had held my heart since the day i stepped foot on their soil. Its so hard to put into words how much of an impact going to an African country will have on your...
    amandakleveland amandakleveland 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 25

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    I was born in the north in Illinois but my family is all originally from Mississippi they still live there. I love fishin, bonfires, cowboy boots, country music, trucks ect. I wasn...
    countrygirlISTaylor countrygirlISTaylor 13-15, F Jul 28

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    Just someone that lives in the country and knows the life of a farmer! I feel like a true country guy is different than anyone else because of their values and the way they were...
    tsg96 tsg96 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 28

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    BCA, Productivity Commission and McKinesey Reports on COMPETITIVENESS and Business friendly policies for Australia...... BCA (Business Council of Australia) along with the...
    jiaberg jiaberg 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 30

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    My Story Part 2 About a year I could not face the reality... I thought it all was happening to somebody else and I was just watching... at the same time my country collapsed in...
    TheFullMoon TheFullMoon 51-55, F Aug 1

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    I was born in Asia lived in Europe in two different countries for ten years before moving to the United States where I currently live. To me seeing open countryside and beautiful...
    sbell08 sbell08 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    I rode the Greyhound Bus once. Not cross country, just from LA to Fort Worth. The part of the trip from LA to Cathedral City was an interesting experience but the rest of the...
    TheDrunkDuck TheDrunkDuck 36-40, M Jul 21

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    We met at important times in our lives 8-9 years ago. I love him more than any other person I've met. I'm not IN love with him, but if we were in the same country, I would want to...
    WiredCritter WiredCritter 22-25 1 Response Aug 4

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    Born and raised in central Indiana. Lived on a farm until I graduated from high school. Thoroughly loved farm life; having animals to care for, land to play on, horses to ride...
    KatieInSoCal KatieInSoCal 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 4

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    I think it is hard to live in Canada and not go to the USA at least once. So almost every Canadian will say they have been to another country. I just wish I could see more...
    galdran galdran 36-40, M Aug 9

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    I've been to South Korea, England, Scotland, Hong Kong, Macau, China (Shenzhen), Japan, and Italy. I love Italy most, always have always will. My one and only dream country and I'd...
    pnsrstw pnsrstw 18-21, F 12 Responses a week ago

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    I really wish I could work in a different country for a while, just be in a different culture. I wish I could do that
    Loano Loano 26-30 2 days ago

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    Like Ireland. I've been there once. It was heavenly! I'm gonna save up and find a house in the country there! :D
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    WELFARE HEALTHY LIVING CARD and similar strictures on welfare payment uses..... 1) Ziggy Forrest of the Fortescue Metal fan from WA has come up with a report commissioned by Tony...
    jiaberg jiaberg 51-55, M Jul 31

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    Here we can explore what this expression means, how it benefits us and how it might benefit the world. The story I tell here is one I wrote in response to a woman who asked the...
    icDavey icDavey 56-60, M Aug 6

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    I want to live somewhere cold and where there's nothing but nature around. Hunt for my food and live as Jesus lived.
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I'm sitting at my laptop, just chillin when a huge waterbug, aka papa roach, appears and is attempting to crawl up the mirror in front of my desk. Of course, I jump back and almost...
    HerBadHabit HerBadHabit 22-25 Jul 29

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    My Story Part 4 (Final) Then I had some operation, after which I should not have sex for about 2 months... My husband asked when I am allowed to be back on track... I told, he...
    TheFullMoon TheFullMoon 51-55, F 5 Responses Aug 1

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    I lived in Germany for around 10 years before moving to Australia. This is where I learned much of my English (which now consists of many terms used in Australia). I only lived...
    Blizzardpaw Blizzardpaw 16-17, F Aug 12

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    It's gonna sound crazy, but I met a really cool guy in Paris and we fell in love fast. A month later I left to return to the US. I told myself I'd never do a long-distance...
    InternationalLDR InternationalLDR 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    To live life to it's fullest ... For everyone it can mean a totally different thing. For some it may mean finding their soulmate, to others it may be having a family, others could...
    RiseAbove222 RiseAbove222 22-25, F Jul 21

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    This is the best Country in the world.We have so much more than everyone and we started from nothing.I love my country enough that if I had to I would go into the army. What other...
    GingerSlimSTL GingerSlimSTL 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    I think Obama is dangerous for this country because how can we support him if his supporters prove themselves continually to be dangerous to themselves due to stupidity. I don't...
    christfukk christfukk 26-30, F 7 Responses Jul 23

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    Not only do I love Southern hospitality, I offer Southern hospitality. My family owns a hunting lodge and vacation resort in the Southeastern United States. My parents got tired of...
    zakkattakk zakkattakk 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 23

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    Not only do I love Southern hospitality, I offer Southern hospitality. My family owns a hunting lodge and vacation resort in the Southeastern United States. My parents got tired of...
    zakkattakk zakkattakk 13-15, M Jul 23

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