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I Was Taught To Work For What I Wanted

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    Picking Rock & Baling Hay!

    The thing about working for the farmers that lived within bicycling distance from me, was that they had no way of knowing I was already busting *** at home and not getting paid, so when they actually paid me, they were taken in by how much I appreciated it!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 17, 2011

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    So I created a fantastic company.

    It's taken me 15 years to build it up with some fabulous highs and a few devastating lows but we are still here & I wouldn't have it any other way👍if you have any questions about starting your own business please post but always remember go for your passion not the money...
    buzzby17 buzzby17 46-50, F 3 Responses Mar 29

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    Do And Laugh ~ Dread And Cry.

    Nothing is better than NOW. Fun in solving why and how. With smiles n no raised brow. Some times, devil turn into cow. That's for sure the power of Frau. Who listens, aids n always allow - To mow. Feel free ~ Just No Vow.Here lies the Beauty. Plough and sow.One can excel with a...
    mejj mejj 36-40, F 7 Responses Feb 11, 2013

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    No Free Ride

    Nothing in life ever came easy to me. Sure I was successful at things, but I worked for everything I got. Sometimes I think the pursuit of something is that much sweeter when you have to work for it. My parents gave my brother and sister and I a lot of opportunities. It came...
    Lucidblue Lucidblue 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 4, 2011

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    I Always Wanted To Work

    My whole childhood, into young adulthood, all I wanted to do was be able to go to work. I hated school, so work must be better. My stepfather treated me as inferior (to put it mildly) because I didnt work. I had no value in his eyes. Every chance I got, I worked. In...
    accomplice accomplice 41-45, M 5 Responses Oct 25, 2010

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    I have never been able to work for others, especially people my own age. they blame you for the stupid things they do and often make you do crappy things that no one wants to do...
    Emprosium Emprosium 18-21 Sep 10

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    Without even realizing it haha. So I babysit acouple times a weak for differnt family's. Today was not out of the ordinary I did the usual with the kids then there father came home...
    Lovelyxx93 Lovelyxx93 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Not be an the videos just work behind the set or be the camera person or just help with clients. I don't how my mom would take it telling her I want to work for ****.
    vertffy vertffy 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 14

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    Now keep in mind that this goes back a few years, to the nine-teen sixties to be exact so a lot of wind has blown through my sails and life has brought me to many places that I...
    mike52ad mike52ad 56-60, M Sep 13

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    The most amazing relationships start unexpectedly! I lost my all hopes and was not in a condition to trust anybody. I was broken into peices and had no one to listen to me. I...
    CuteButterflyGirl CuteButterflyGirl 13-15, F Sep 18

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    If you have people you can talk to who honestly listen and care about what you have to say, be thankful. I'd give up all my material possessions for one person who genuinely tried...
    Goodbadladywoman Goodbadladywoman 31-35, F Sep 14

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    I have talked about this on another post...but I AM grateful for what I DO have. I know that sometimes it doesn't seem like it, but I am. My family, my friends (I don't have many...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F Sep 18

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    I will fight for what I believe is right and that's that once my mind is set there is no changing it
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F Sep 18

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    Sometimes we forget what we do have because were always looking at what we don't have
    willowknight willowknight 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 21

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    Maybe it's in the answer I'm asking, "...about that change I want to MAKE in my life, not see happening." I guess it's a pretty passive way of expressing my will to do something...
    xnstxncts xnstxncts 18-21, M Sep 18

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    I am a lover... But should I need to fight my love? I have Indian boy frend for 3 yers relation i am filipina. I was working in Kuwait and I meet him der. Wer both loving each...
    Lonelygir27 Lonelygir27 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 19

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    Just had a stressing meeting with my boss and other work partners and I am so mentally tired...
    RozzebellConta RozzebellConta 18-21, F Sep 9

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    It's just the way I work I don't like to fight but I will fight for my loved ones and my lover
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F Sep 18

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    My friend today said she envies me "you have the husband, 4 happy kids, the house even the dog and you work" Appearances can be deceiving as she assumes I'm happy
    myownbox myownbox 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 20

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    Why the hell should I care about what other people have, it doesn't mean that they're actually happy with it. I used to envy people who's had their father in their lives but then I...
    CosplayPotato CosplayPotato 13-15, F Sep 2

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    A Woman was admitted in a hospital as she was suffering from Brain Tumor. Her son & relatives were around her. She died within a few Hours. Her son cried the whole day & became...
    surender007 surender007 22-25, M Sep 18

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    In the year of Woodstock, I had a girlfriend who was pregnant and as far as I know gave birth and gave up the child for adoption. I cannot find her and know little abut the birth...
    maxico90 maxico90 61-65, M 2 days ago

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    He didn't notice how much I was worth until I was gone. Since I've left him it's like he thinks I'll come right back. Things never turn out the way you want them to.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 31

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    One of the secrets to happiness is to be content with what you have been blessed with. There will always be someone with more. I am happy for my friends with blessed lives. I...
    kwarner kwarner 31-35, M 2 Responses Sep 2

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    I stand up to my Aunt and "Uncle" who insist on trying to control my life,telling me who i am to talk to and who i am to date and what to wear,they brainwashed me so bad that i had...
    jesikahluv jesikahluv 18-21, F Sep 16

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    I've be asking that question to myself all the time. This what I'm telling to myself, I'm here for some reason and I do not know what God plan for me. I would love to know why God...
    colonaileen colonaileen 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 21

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    >When you walk into those memories and see them draped with what your love has put there...the secrets you shared...the kiss that goes on forever.....I sincerely hope so. But for...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 31-35, M 7 Responses 6 days ago

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    The depression went away i was back to myself. After the summer was over i became depressed again. Everyday i wake up i just stay in my bed my house is a mess . The summer house...
    sadmoma sadmoma 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    ^^Hahahahahaha what a load of balls ^^^
    Anonymousanonymous319 Anonymousanonymous319 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    I'll voice my opinion freely. Disagree with what you want. But don't you dare trash my ideals because they are different from yours.
    MoniiiBabyy MoniiiBabyy 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I want to love you like nobody ever has before. I want to hug you and make you feel warm like nobody ever has before. I want to kiss your lips and make your heart beat fast like...
    yingyang13 yingyang13 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Hey this is to all the girls:) you are all beautiful and princesses, so don't forget it:)
    WhiskyLulubyBlonde123 WhiskyLulubyBlonde123 18-21, F Sep 4

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    So when I was at elementary school I have been bullied for having good grades in every subject. There was only one boy that bullied me and after bulling me he come to my home and...
    agent268 agent268 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 12

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    Our predessors had to stand against Hitler and the Japanese. Now the time is coming again when our freedom must be fought for. But this time it is against the cowards and killers...
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M 1 Response Sep 15

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    Being a stubborn person really helps out with standing up and fortifying your desires.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 17

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    I believe in standing up for those you love. I am a very shy and often insecure person. I hate to tell my opinion for fear that it's wrong..I know, how can an opinion be wrong...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 17

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    a man is helping his wife make a password for the computer. he types in MYPENIS. the wife starts laughing hysterically when it says ‘ sorry not long enough ‘
    surender007 surender007 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 17

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    I'm grateful for my family, my pups, and a roof over my head. I'm more blessed than a lot of people in the world.
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 18

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    I'm grateful to be pregnant! There are woman out there who can't get pregnant and I feel real bad for them. But one day I hope they can get the privilege to hold a baby of their...
    loveylaura loveylaura 26-30, F Sep 19

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    i stand up for my self and my family if someone says something to me i stand up for my self and make them feel like the weaker man
    TheRainbowDino TheRainbowDino 13-15, F Sep 20

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    Looking for my half brother, put up for adoption in Ontario Canada in the late 80's, birth fathers name was Brian Farnham and mother Lisa Hilliard. I want to find him! Any advice...
    cfarnham cfarnham 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 21

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    My dream ^^ to help people
    communismlol communismlol 13-15, M Sep 7

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    Such an amazing job, with a lot of fun involved. Seriously; they get handed Lamborghini's to just drive. Who wouldn't want it?!
    arandomleprechaun arandomleprechaun 18-21, M Sep 17

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    Every day brings me closer ^^ Médecins Sans Frontières!!!
    communismlol communismlol 13-15, M Sep 18

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    Sometimes there's just no alternative. You have to. Otherwise there will always be someone who will walk all over you. Even if you lose the battle. At least you can say you did all...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 16

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    I am a strong believer in Anarchy and the freedoms it brings
    RealityBlowsHD RealityBlowsHD 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 17

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    I have God, Jesus, and my angel. I have everything because I have them. I do not need a family or home or friends like others have, because they are my family, my home, and my...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F Sep 18

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