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I Wonder What New Year Superstitions You Practice

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    Every Flippin' Year....

    Every year my mom makes disgusting black-eyed peas and shoves them down every ones throat. She believes they are good luck but not enough to eat them herself!!!
    butterflytears13 butterflytears13 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 31, 2009

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    Any ???????????????

    I'm somewhat up on a few, like ...................... What you are doing at the stroke of midnight will set the score through out the year.  Jim and I used to be in bed doing what we do best,making love. Now living here with mil, all these years have passed with us praying...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Dec 31, 2009

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    New Year Superstitions

     I wonder if you guys have any New Year's Eve superstitions.  In my culture, we do. We wear stripes for long life and polka dots for wealth. If you choose not to wear such things, then we have round things around the house and when the clock strikes 12, you take a...
    reset reset 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 31, 2009

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    Lay Low

    I'm not kidding. I lay low, fly under the wire.I make no resolutions, promises or wishes. Quietly I wait for the morning. I believe bombarding myself with promises I have never kept, will help me or anyone.  True to the spirit of the "New Year"..I do want to clean...
    wiseowl wiseowl 61-65, F 2 Responses Jan 1, 2010

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    New Year ...

    We have done this since i can remember , it's called first footing !A dark haired person has to cross the threshold at 12 midnight carrying a piece of coal .Always have food in the cupboard to start the year as we mean to go on.Clean hose so it's spotless and i mean SPOTLESS...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 22, 2011

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    I want to know !!! What is one word you would use to describe me?!?!
    musicgurl11 musicgurl11 16-17, F Apr 3

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    So this seems fun... What is it ^_^' Hector: Nutz :}/ Me: :3P Brain: Pathetic pervert ^_^ Me: ... I said One Word >_< Not that I can complain much since I take that as a...
    SquirrellyChanLuvsAcorns83 SquirrellyChanLuvsAcorns83 18-21 1 Response Apr 3

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    I asked this... The girl I asked said Squirrel XD Hector: ~_~ You are rather 'Squiirelly' o_O Chan ~_~' But now I'm leaning more towards 'Psychotic' >_< Me: Lalalala XP Hahahaha...
    SquirrellyChanLuvsAcorns83 SquirrellyChanLuvsAcorns83 18-21 Apr 5

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    I wanna know, please be kind :)
    GrumpyGrouchy GrumpyGrouchy 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 3

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    Be honest ... I'm dying to know!!!
    kittyluv78 kittyluv78 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I grew up so... Loud. I was always the first to talk and last to shut up. I guess people never knew I was troubled because I wasn't quiet. Because I knew if I didn't talk, they'd...
    FrenchRotterdammer FrenchRotterdammer 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 21

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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 6 days ago

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    I Wonder!!! I wonder what will happen when the day returns to night! I wonder what will happen as one year follows the next! I wonder what will happen when my kids grow up and...
    Sandyshaw13 Sandyshaw13 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 6

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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 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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    Happy New Year to all those dear Bengalis out there and also the ones who are not... :)
    Tannistha Tannistha 18-21, F 6 days ago

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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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    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...
    Nessy7787 Nessy7787 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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    Sometimes just wondering what is the point for being here.
    ellavalencia ellavalencia 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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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...
    RBH101 RBH101 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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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 6 days ago

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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 1 day ago

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    You've seen the sad things I post, but what does that make you think of me? I can't help feeling just a little empty without you in my life, not a sadness empty, more of like I'm...
    Alexdrunkunc Alexdrunkunc 18-21 Apr 3

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    What if, one day you woke up that everything you believe is true/right turn out to be a big joke and a lie.
    alx99 alx99 36-40, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    You Are a Log Ride You prefer to live a fairly calm, relaxed life... with a few surprises thrown in. You don't tend to get yourself worked up easily. You can roll with what life...
    1SweetL 1SweetL 36-40, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    A FRIEND :) had me listen to a song, which led me to another song that takes me away every time. If you could, play that song now and read on, and if the feeling strikes you, let...
    Indari Indari 31-35, M 6 days ago

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    I'm thinking about commuting suicide tonight. I don't see the point in life anymore. My best and only friend won't talk to me anymore because she got a new boyfriend. My boyfriends...
    BethMP BethMP 16-17, F 10 Responses a week ago

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 3

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    Im amazed at the inability of some people to communicate effectively. Instead of a polite "no thank you" i get either a screwed up glare , or entirely ignored. Why do we treat...
    Jonesing4nice Jonesing4nice 18-21, M Apr 7

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    I don't know what to do with my life.... I've graduated from high school, I don't go to college, I don't have a job, I don't have a car (I'm stuck at home 24:7).... I've applied...
    reidcm reidcm 18-21, M 10 Responses Apr 10

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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 22 hrs ago

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    So I am really not the only one who has been wondering this the past few years...
    WonderinginWV WonderinginWV 13-15, F Mar 30

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    Revenge After years I am back Back to where a part of me died Memories are still so fresh Years did n’t change anything But then, neither can revenge What is done is done, It...
    anathema09 anathema09 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 5

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    Living in a hateful world. People only care about one thing, and that's material. For that we'll almost do anything just to get it. Selling our soul, or engaging in the system...
    justhatgurl justhatgurl 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 11

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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 6 days ago

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    Probably go something like this: Walls: " She is leaving us already? Did five years pass so quickly ? Well at least she didn't die on us like the previous tenant. She grew up a...
    xMissTix xMissTix 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    i dont understand how some people can just be the way they are, it disgusts me and with others, just tests my patience especially with the younger generation and some of the oldest...
    storylover6 storylover6 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    What if I had come out as bisexual many years ago how different life would be. But everything happens for a reason!
    kaye23e kaye23e 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    IDUNA AND HER APPLES: HOW LOKI PUT THE GODS IN DANGER IN Asgard there was a garden, and in that garden there grew a tree, and on that tree there grew shining apples. Thou knowst...
    ThorsonOfEarthHammer ThorsonOfEarthHammer 26-30, M Apr 10

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    I am feeling , I am so alone. All my shadows choke me by placing me into a corner. It is dark and I only see an ugly person in the mirror.. Why am I crying? Because I was not mean...
    Jackie192019 Jackie192019 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 24

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    I first started having suicidal thoughts in December of 2012. Since then they've been reappearing and disappearing from my thoughts. Sometimes I feel as if no one even notices I...
    Realitea Realitea 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 27

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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 5 Responses Mar 28

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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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    I wonder how if there's anyone out there who also Observes the world from the outside, Finding no need to join other people's conversation or activities, Try to act like they don't...
    imsrc imsrc 16-17, F Apr 1

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    "Existential Crisis" as Dan Howell, a youtuber, calls it. I've always had the same thought for about two years now and it's causing me to have a bit of depression.
    AlexandraC321 AlexandraC321 13-15, F Apr 6

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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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