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I Wonder What Jobs You Held In Your Lifetime

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    I've Tried Every Stupid Thing Out There At Least Once.

    That's the story.But there's more important things for me to talk about ;=)
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 26, 2012

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    Got Me to Thinking About Me

    Over the years, I have done many different but somewhat similar jobs.  I've never listed them at one time but here goes: A gas station attendant, a newspaper boy, a stock clerk in a pet shop, a parts puller in a auto parts house, a fish breeder, an ambulance attendant (fore...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Oct 19, 2008

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    A job or a career. In my earlier days,

    I had been a movie theater attendant, sandwich maker, and grocery bagger to name a few. After graduating from college, I was on a stable corporate career path until I got laid off during the great recession. Since then I've been going from job to job like during my earlier...
    technostar technostar 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 10, 2013

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    Boring Work History...

    Thanks to LG76, I'm now inspired to share my own incredibly bland work history: Pre-teen: Worked for Dad with older brother at Dad's home business of TV/refrigeration. No wonder I have a bad back... :/ 13-15: Older brother's Phillips 66 gas station, $0.25/hour. Saw my first...
    billybcgn25 billybcgn25 56-60, M 1 Response Feb 22, 2012

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    I Have Had So Many

    Let's See! I have been all the following although not quite in the order I am listing.  I usually work more than one job at a time. In fact, this is the first time in my life that I am only doing one job description but that will soon change. The List: Babysitter...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 8 Responses Jan 22, 2012

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    Great Group

    In somewhat of a  vague chronological order: child actor (stage and TV) pizza delivery guy/dishwasher/food prep lighting designer theater electrician (worked for The Kirov Ballet of Leningrad) theater carpenter fabric warehouse worker candle carver sold "stuff" on Grateful Dead...
    johnnybliss johnnybliss 41-45, M 2 Responses Jan 28, 2012

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    Variety Is The Spice Of My Life!

    Let me see...short order cook, bartender, mail courier, Barista, baker, model, event planner, carni, interviewer, canvasser, writer, editor, researcher, insurance broker, house painter, video store clerk, retail store assistant manager...there might be a couple others I have...
    Doledrums Doledrums 36-40 Oct 12, 2010

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    This Is What I Do

    E-Z~AS.1.2.3 – Incoming Calls Easy.Phone.Sale. Work incoming calls. No experience is necessary. Work part-time and make full-time income $400 - $950wkly  757-273-1039      7           
    mhall23919 mhall23919 41-45 Nov 20, 2010

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    Documentary Looking For Stories...do You Want To Share Yours?

    Hi, my name is Melinda and I work for Life is My Movie Entertainment. Currently we are looking for stories for an upcoming documentary called “American Made Movie”. The premise of this documentary is keeping jobs in the USA by encouraging more corporations and business to...
    lifeismymovie lifeismymovie 26-30 Jul 8, 2011

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    Lots!

    let's see. my first job was as a cashier at a little hot dog and milkshake stand. then: Hot N Now fast food Walgreens clerical at a university graphic program support tech at my university's Apple computer lab clerical at previous univ (summer work) back to the apple lab...
    soulfool soulfool 31-35, F Feb 29, 2012

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    Diverse, I Guess...

    In somewhat chronological order, Paperboy Chicken farm helper Gas pump operator Darkroom technician Plastic mold machine operator Adhesive tape machine operator Receiving clerk Army soldier Accounting clerk Accounting manager Veterans Agent Computer programmer Municipal...
    LostDragon LostDragon 56-60, M 2 Responses Feb 2, 2012

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    So Far...

    ....my first job was to watch football matches and write down who scored what and stuff like that. It destroyed my love of football. I then worked in a clothes shop in Oxford Street which was mental but I loved it. I then worked in a Jewellers and got the most commission...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Dec 15, 2008

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    Ecclectic Is Probably the Best Word

    Let's try to do this chronologically...   -Counter girl at a bagel shop -Security Guard -Bouncer -Waitress -Political Canvasser -Building maintenance -Water testing tech. -Orthodontist's Assistant -Volunteer Coordinator (manager, director etc) -Animal shelter...
    DrumBear78 DrumBear78 26-30, F Nov 1, 2008

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    My Jobs

    I haven't had many jobs. I am one of those people who stick around for a while if I like it. So here it goes.  In high school I worked as a receptionist at an Animal hospital and worked my way back to a Vet Tech for 3 years.  I then worked as a receptionist at...
    J21883 J21883 26-30, F 3 Responses Dec 14, 2008

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    Light Resume

    Librarian on college campus(while I was a student there)Phone surveyorSalesperson at Brentanos book storeCosmetic stockperson at Saks Fifth AveCashier at CVSCosmetic sales at JC PenneyMental health worker at a residence for people with schizophreniaPharmacy tech at...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Jan 23, 2012

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    I'm really wondering what the point is in trying to do anything. I feel like no matter where I go, I lose hope. Can't go see my family because my dad is so pessimistic that I leave...
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    Sometimes I wish I could read people's minds but then I don't think I could handle the truth. I'm my own worst enemy. I wonder if other people see the flaws I see in myself. Do...
    goldengirl24 goldengirl24 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 28

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    I've always wondered what am I like in other people's eyes, how do I look like, behave, or even sound like to them. Just want to know what type of person I am.
    feraldelaney feraldelaney 18-21, F Mar 24

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    Would many be people be happier without me? Or would they think that something or someone is incomplete because I never existed? Would they try to search someone who is like me? I...
    SecretsNeverHidden SecretsNeverHidden 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    With the type of work I do there is not one day when this thought does not pass through my mind.. I seriously wonder what the hell is wrong with people. It's a never ending WTF and...
    Jerseygirl72 Jerseygirl72 41-45 Mar 27

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    I know who I am on the inside. But sometimes I wonder what signals I give off from the exterior. Sometimes I feel people can think I am weak but then I remember I really don't give...
    Wookieplanet Wookieplanet 26-30, F Mar 28

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    I often wonder what would happen if i ran, if i left this place would anyone care enough to find me, would my life become a book of them trying to reunite with me. Would they leave...
    CharleighBrazil CharleighBrazil 16-17, F Apr 1

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    I often wonder what if......and i think later why not? You must think before action not always,you must act before you think not always. Many times i want leave my mind behind and...
    blackweirdcat blackweirdcat 46-50, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    My name is Emily. And, I need help. I've been struggling with this for years now. Whether it was coming to terms with it or simply being able to tell someone. I am in pain...
    stellersjay stellersjay 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 4

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    Sometimes just wondering what is the point for being here.
    ellavalencia ellavalencia 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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    I wonder what my Husband would say about all of this. I had this weird moment where I decided they'd like each other better than either ever liked me. That would be rich! I...
    ObiOneyouremyonlyhope ObiOneyouremyonlyhope 41-45, F Apr 14

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    I sometimes wonder what is the point in living. I really fill that human happiness was not considered in the the design of creation and life truly has no meaning.
    HopefullyThirdTimeLucky HopefullyThirdTimeLucky 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 14

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    The idiots I know talk about people all the time, but only when they're in another room. So I wonder what they say about ME when I'm not around. Usually I wouldn't care, but I...
    LordSphinx LordSphinx 13-15 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I wonder what people think of me
    csg0219 csg0219 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    You are a Wolverine! (your score: 30) Characters: Lycas, Nilo, Sirin, and Drenis in the Aspect of Crow trilogy; Marcus in "The Wild's Call" Powers: Fighting ability—strength...
    Mary875 Mary875 18-21, F Mar 25

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    Ekans You have mysterious dark quality about you. You don't enjoy being around people and avoid the spotlight as much as possible. Your not very talkative and when you do open your...
    IcyDragon IcyDragon 16-17, F Mar 27

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    I want you to know that your mother was one of the people I admired most in this world. She was always so full of dynamic laughter and had an incredible zest for life that was...
    Silenthawk Silenthawk 46-50, M Apr 1

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    You Live Your Life Strongly- You have a good sense of self control and hate to show weakness. You are always tactful and diplomatic. You let people down gently. You're open to new...
    rurie17 rurie17 22-25, F Apr 11

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    ... Everything I brought to you ... All my love I gave all of me...my everything ... I lifted you when you fell... Of all your weaknesses I would not tell... I pushed you to your...
    SShawnO SShawnO 41-45, M Apr 14

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    You Are Proud of Who You Are You see yourself as a creative and expressive person. You're very artistic. You think other people see you as kind, gentle, and cooperative. You...
    NightGambit NightGambit 26-30, M 7 hrs ago

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    Everyone have their own privacy, even with their closest one.. What do you think? 😒
    undiscribed undiscribed 26-30, M 22 hrs ago

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    It's cheesy but "Your Body is a Wonderland" by John Mayer. We got the afternoon You got this room for two One thing I've left to do Discover me Discovering you One mile to every...
    NeenaFlame NeenaFlame 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    I think about it often. In my opinion we're here to learn important lessons and gain all the experience that we can. I believe in reincarnation as well, and that in each lifetime...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    What if money didn't exist? Would everyone finally be equal? Would the world be a more peaceful place? Would there be less criminals? Would people study and get jobs in subjects...
    xmer831x xmer831x 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    "Picture" (feat. Sheryl Crow) [Kid Rock] Livin' my life in a slow hell Different girl every night at the hotel I ain't seen the sun shine in 3 damn days Been fuelin' up on...
    sherrianna sherrianna 18-21, F Apr 1

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    I wonder if you miss me. I wonder if you ever think of me. I wonder if I will ever hear from you again. I wonder if I am right. I wonder if I am wrong. I wonder if you are happy...
    MsRack MsRack 36-40 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Some would say the point is to find love and reproduce. Leave your impact on the world for better or worse. Sadly most of us go through life lonely.. Never finding love.. Honestly...
    DiosesOscuros DiosesOscuros 22-25, M 6 Responses Mar 28

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    Don't take your life away from your loved ones. The hurt that you feel now is the hurt your loved ones will feel for the rest of their days. I lost my best friend My husband of...
    ronoco ronoco 56-60, F 1 Response Apr 14

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    Your not a alone. Why'd you paint me pink. I seen you naked. I wonder if my walls find me attractive... Real question. They know all my secrets.
    missarabiya missarabiya 18-21, F Apr 1

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    Suicide. To me, that is my life. It is what gives me comfort. Knowing it can all be over whenever I want. To me its not "killing yourself" to me its getting free from your body...
    Anonomous441 Anonomous441 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    Honestly? "Ruuuuun!!! All of you!!!! He's coming!!!!!" Let your minds wonder muahahaaa
    yourguardingangel yourguardingangel 18-21, M Apr 7

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