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I Won a Contest

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    It Was Kinda Boring...

    I won the girls 9th grade ice fishing contest back in the school. My end result was so good that I would have won even the boys series. That was the first time I took part in an ice fishing contest and also my last time, at least so far.
    Fennella Fennella 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 6, 2008

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    My First Band Competition

    I had just learned how to play stand-up bass, and I still wasn't very good at it. I learned so that I could join Spare Parts, which was a local Bluegrass Band. They weren't very good either, so I felt comfortable. I figured we'd get better together. Now, here I was, standing...
    diewasseratte diewasseratte 61-65, F 1 Response Aug 18, 2011

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    Quite A Few

    In my short 21 years I have one quite a few contests now that I think about it.. I won a state mapping competition, a state 'pageant' for an organisation that I am involved with - twice, many local and state cookery and craft competitions, a congeniality contest for another...
    LibranGirl LibranGirl 26-30, F Sep 29, 2011

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    Several Times

    I don't want to brag but it is true I think I have bagged the heart of you
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 8, 2013

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    Hi could you vote for me in a contest?

    It would be awesome if you did! Details in comment :)
    catlover852 catlover852 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    Crazy!

    This weekend was our village"s Country Christmas celebration.  I entered 3 entries in the pie baking contest.  This is my fourth year entering.  I sent a deep dish apple (apples from a local orchard) pumpkin and pecan.  I, along with the rest of my family...
    Freestanding Freestanding 51-55, F 3 Responses Dec 3, 2007

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    Read-a-thon

    I was in a Read-A-Thon and I was reading so many books I didnt do anything but eat sleep and read books for 3 weeks!After that I turned in my reading logs and on the day of the final results if figures I read 50 books in 2 weeks and 18 in the last week so I won at 68 books and...
    SkarletBlood SkarletBlood 18-21, F Jul 8, 2012

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    Radio Contest

    It was my birthday and they had this contest going where if it was your birthday you can enter and have the chance to win 2 tickets to Six Flags. Well my dad called me in right before I got on the bus, and right when I got home at 3:30 I turned on the radio and they said I won so...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 23, 2012

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    Trip To Gruene

    I just won a contest a few days ago. A few months ago, I liked the Facebook page for Goode Company Barbecue, my favorite barbecue restaurant in Houston.  They were having this contest called the Texas Tour where they send someone to a different city in Texas every month.  I...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M Aug 18, 2012

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    Pee Contest Prank

     Well my friends(one girl name Sarah and a boy named Bill) and i was walking to my house after exam. When we got to my house. My parent left a note saying "that they have left all night and you should have friend come over but don't mess up the house"...
    NeoClaw NeoClaw 36-40 4 Responses Mar 19, 2009

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    L'eggs, Bali, Hanes Playtex

    Last year over President's Day weekend the local L'eggs, Bali, Hanes, Playtex outlet store holds a drawing for a free bra and panties. You need to get a bra fitting to enter.I was shopping and asked for a bra fit to enter the drawing but had to wait.  After the bra fitting I...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response Jan 17, 2013

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    Lol But What Good Is It?

    I won a lot of writing and hand writing contests in school. I won a raffle in primary school, I won three pizzas. I won 'Best Academic Photograph' in college for someone else with a pic of a bunch of girls reading Cleo lol. But I've never won anything really cool.
    sugarburn sugarburn 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 14, 2008

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    Faith

    In my teenage years I wontwo national contestsand almost a third.I could not do the finale of that onebecause I went to Canada that summerto harvest tobacco near Delhi.That was a television contest.Another I won was for the radio.But the one of which I'm still most proud,though I...
    moreandless moreandless 56-60, M Sep 14, 2011

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    Jello Mold Competition

    I entered a vegan jello mold in an amazing spiral design. And a tuna jello in a round heart budnt type pan. My Lemon jello with onions celery, cheese, and tuna...won me the medal.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 19, 2010

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    I Won The Best Goal Keeper In My Uni.

    i play for uni. football team and i am a defender but the goal keeper has been injured and i took his place and no one could score in my goal for three matches and we win the championchip they give me the best goal keeper but i give it to the old...
    firemichel firemichel 18-21, M Aug 19, 2010

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    Cooking Mama

    I won the Cooking Mama recipe contest. :) I got an apron for my efforts. I'm so proud of my self. Heehee
    ohsovery ohsovery 26-30, F 2 Responses May 2, 2008

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    Weebles Wobble

    i was thrown to the ground, i got up. i was knocked for a loop, i got up. i was confused, i got up. i despaired, i got up. i was lost, i got up. and now, as i get up for my new day, i rejoice, getting up got me to where i am today, and it is so beautiful here, right now, this...
    leosdisciple leosdisciple 51-55, M 1 Response Aug 18, 2011

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    Sometime's I over think things.... I think maybe I've over endulged in sharing certain specifics about my personal life that maybe should have stayed hidden in the vault... I...
    thataussie thataussie 36-40, M 17 hrs ago

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    ive always wondered how every one sees me. I have so many different sides of me I often wonder if they see me as acting fake. im not I just act different depending on how I feel...
    Yungbug Yungbug 18-21, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    any girl wanna have a pee holding contest message me!!
    rj666 rj666 16-17, M Jul 8

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    A part of my life has been missing since I gave up contests and basically going out all together. My wife is the insecure type compounded by the fact that I felt like I had to get...
    nocturnalhound nocturnalhound 31-35, M Jul 15

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    So I'm experiencing the decrease or the fall of this so called "popularity." It probably sucks but I don't really mind since it won't do any better to me. People have been ignoring...
    KarnevalNiji KarnevalNiji 18-21, F Jul 5

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    It's not a secret that a lot of us think about how other people see ourselves. I've been wondering about that for a long time. And for half of my teenage years, I've been staying...
    AnEverWonderer AnEverWonderer 16-17, F 17 hrs ago

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    I wonder about life and my purpose on earth. I try to get to know myself but it seems like we're two different ppl with 2 different sides who want to join together to make sense of...
    MysteriousRose MysteriousRose 18-21, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    What is life? I keep wondering our topic for our class today. Our teacher presented us ten answers to the question and it's up to us to choose which one suits our opinions on the...
    AnEverWonderer AnEverWonderer 16-17, F 3 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    I always wonder that. I honestly don't think anyone would miss me...some may even throw a party and I'm not trying to be dramatic when I say that.
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I wonder if I'll ever get the courage to kill myself... I wonder how people would react... Would they feel sorry for calling me freak, for treating me like dirt? Would they...
    giroflee giroflee 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 2

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    I wonder why I took my time when I was desperate to make a difference. I wonder why I didn't try a little harder to fix my mistakes. I wonder why I can't make you understand how...
    Flutterby9812 Flutterby9812 46-50, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    The artificial things like money, was a choice and not a necessity. I wonder what it'd be like, without the worry of money. I also wonder what it'd be like to not have mental...
    arandomleprechaun arandomleprechaun 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 10

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    Today I sat down on the ground. Stared at a door and just thought about slitting my wrists. I just sat there for an hour staring arms spread out like I actually cut them. I...
    heylookineededanameok heylookineededanameok 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 11

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    You want to know what's wrong? I'll tell you.... The guys here want to know what's wrong with us, Ladies. They want to know why we won't do what they say or why we won't worship...
    EmotionalPrincess EmotionalPrincess 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 3

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    If one refuse to listen and won't take advice what is the point of me trying to help? If you won't help yourself and don't change your life for the better then you can't get help...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Jul 9

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    It is a wonder of mine...more than anything for curiosity.Sometimes I wonder if I am giving the right message or maybe I am showing stuff people interpretates totally wrong.For...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    Ok that sounds soooo arrogant. But I don't mean it that way. I spent most of my life being sooo hard on myself and I've been thru more in the past 10 years than most people go...
    Amginn Amginn 36-40 2 Responses Jul 15

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    Why wouldn't I ? My mind is always thinking, why this or why that?It's how it seems to be,why are some men blessed with a big unit and others not enough to speak about.Why are some...
    bignatbreastluver bignatbreastluver 46-50, M Jul 1

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    What do people think of you? I often wonder this, and I know I shouldn't care....but I can't help but wonder how I am perceived. To strangers on the streets, to people I just meet...
    emelon12 emelon12 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 2

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    World peace. Will we ever see it??? Or will my peer end society??? My mind says a peer will be blamed but be innocent. If money was fake would wars begin??? My mind says...
    converted converted 46-50, M 2 Responses Jul 2

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    I am I truly am loved by the most wonderful guy in the world. I have never thought that I was able to love someone anymore after things that have happened to me in life but I did...
    jennyivettem jennyivettem 18-21, F Jul 9

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    The Elder Scrolls may be a series of action role-playing open world fantasy video games primarily developed by Bethesda Game Studios and revealed by Bethesda Softworks. The series...
    rsgpfastgold rsgpfastgold 22-25, M Jul 10

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    Well another wonderful day , in a wonderful life:) Breaking free from the chasils that smother our individual self expression . Life is good
    heavenlyflower123 heavenlyflower123 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    Honestly I just don't know anymore every time I try to be positive on life things just go bad again. Every since 7th grade things haven't been all that but things didn't really get...
    XFallingAngelX XFallingAngelX 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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    My early childhood I was skinny. As I stared growing up I got chubbier and chubbier increasing 10 pounds as each year passed. I have a curvy body so most of my fat is in my thighs...
    Roseloring Roseloring 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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    I know that I am beautiful, it's just that I wonder what other people see☺️ the thought that we are all created to be loved and give love back, it makes me wonder wether people...
    Vickypearl Vickypearl 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 17

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    My parents always told me " everything happens for a reason " or " we are born to become happy " but I really wonder why I am here ? The more I think about it the more confusing...
    romi777 romi777 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 18

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    Well, he can't. I could find a boy one. I'm literally to warn him from being cheated on, lied to or from heartbreak again. He defends her. I find it sad. :( So now, I'm making him...
    HighOnMisery HighOnMisery 13-15, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Earlier today I was over forty minutes into "The doctor is running behind," so I was doing my best to get comfortable in the waiting room and playing on Facebook. Try as I might to...
    shydate shydate 66-70, M 4 days ago

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    Inter won the U17 youth soccer dream made jointly build a brilliant Chinese superstar Inter youth academy youth camp called Facchetti, the Inter legend Facchetti build, is only in...
    fifacoins123 fifacoins123 22-25, F Jun 29

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    Take care of my family, travel and help others in need. I'd still work some cause I'd get bored after awhile. And no one would even think you won. I'm sure people would come out if...
    carebear1019 carebear1019 31-35, F Jul 1

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    Just a thought, wondering if anyone would accept and love the good and the bad within me? Should they have to? *thinks*
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 22-25, F Jul 1