I Wonder Why We Always Want What We Can't Have

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    Because of the thrill.

    ...and the adrenalin rush ....
    lemongrass09 lemongrass09
    51-55, F
    1 Response Feb 28, 2015

    If you can't have it maybe it's not good

    for you. You should try a see if there is a lesson to learn from it
    deleted deleted
    Mar 27, 2015

    Like the Song Goes

    "You can't always get what you want but if you try sometimes, you may find, you get what you need." Rolling Stones
    AscendedOne AscendedOne
    26-30, F
    Dec 27, 2008

    I hate my life. I hate my family.

    I don't care about them. just as much as they don't care about me. They are all ****** up. just like me. I hate my life. I just wanna die sometimes! it's aweful :(
    Sanyara19 Sanyara19
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 25, 2014

    Just Like Cats!

    It's a nutty trait of cats. If you put them outside, they want to go inside. And if you keep them inside, they want out. If you let them have the run of the couch, they want the floor. And if you forbid them from the couch, they see the floor as dirt and try their darnedest to...
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    1 Response Dec 27, 2008


    Famous people want to be normal, normal people want to be famous. Tall people want to be short, short people want to be tall. Brown haired girls want blonde hair, Blonde hair girls want brown hair. Etc, etc, etc, etc, etc, etc, etc. The human race is so weird...
    PerfectionIsALie PerfectionIsALie
    13-15, F
    1 Response Mar 21, 2011

    I always want guys I can't have,

    the ones that show me no love and the ones that treat me bad. The ones that do want me and do want to treat me good, I simply don't want. What is wrong with me :(
    psyconautthoughts psyconautthoughts
    1 Response Feb 15, 2015

    Not Satisfied

     you cant always have what you want because thats the way it is. whats good for you tastes bad and what is bad for you tastes good. it is always opposite.
    flourlady111 flourlady111
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Dec 27, 2008

    Why? Oh why? Why do I want things I can't have?

    There are things in front of me that I can easily get but why suffer wanting things I can't have.
    ImAlivingParadox ImAlivingParadox
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 28, 2015
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