I Wish I Didnt Have to Work For a Living

When work takes away from your life more than it gives 135 People

    Anxiety

    I started a new career last year and the stress, critiques, and anxiety was horrible for me and my family. My husband especially hates to see me suffer. I am a teacher and I have the summer off. I am loving it. I only wish i had more money so i could get things done around the...
    CrissyO CrissyO
    26-30
    4 Responses Jun 20, 2008

    Work For A Living

    Work for a living,What a pain,The agony,Slavin' away,What do I get,Pit-tans,No thanks,Yet even more blood,Squeezed from my stone!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Mar 16, 2012

    Oh well. Been so busy lately!

    I'm 7 days behind my bible reading. I haven't touched the book I'm supposed to be reading weeks ago. I haven't been watching my tv series! I haven't been doing my workouts! And i have not seen him in a while..
    itcheru itcheru
    26-30, F
    Feb 4

    I really really really dread the 9-5 working

    life that most likely i will be going through in 4 to 5 years time. The boring routine goes from waking up to working and at the end of the day you go to sleep, repeating this cycle for the rest of your life. Why can't life just be fun and fun? Minus out the work and hardship...
    Cy94 Cy94
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 24, 2015

    Office Space...

    Monday through Friday I wake up every morning... I get my children situated and start getting ready for work... the quality time spent with my children is reduced to nothing... I then bid my farewells and venture off to my dungeon of an office (although luckily I have my own...
    phidget phidget
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 20, 2008

    ...because capitalism

    and alienated labor SUCK.
    rhiajanita rhiajanita
    22-25, F
    Apr 25, 2015

    Work For Education To Work For A Living.

    I have to work for education so I can work for a living. I am really starting to lose sight of the point of life. you work so you can work, work so you can live, and live to do what, work?
    extremelysociallyawkwardguy extremelysociallyawkwardguy
    16-17, M
    Sep 27, 2013

    I don't mind working,

    I mind the fact that I HAVE TO work no matter how much I hate the job. Because of the economy, I've been trapped for years at a job I hate. I've wanted to quit for years, but despite actively searching and applying, I can't find anything else. I live in a place with few...
    UnwantedPup UnwantedPup
    31-35, T
    Sep 6, 2015

    Dont Get Me Wrong

    I have a good job....decent pay, good benefits, and a fairly pleasant work environment. I do like my job. But I cant help but find myself wishing that I didnt have to work a regular "punch the time clock" job....do things I WANT to do intead of things I HAVE to do...
    IndyJoe IndyJoe
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Jun 20, 2008

    Work For A Living

    Work for a living,What a thought,Hate it,All the bullshit,If I had a wand,I'd wave it,Wouldn't work no more!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Mar 16, 2012
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