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I Workout But Do Not Enjoy It

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    Absolutely Positively Can't Stand to Exercise

    I hate to exercise. It hurts makes all my muscles sore afterward so I can barely move. I feel all the stiff the next day. I also tire way too easily. I get so out of breath within 5 minutes. I hate doing it but I do it because it needs to be done, just like cleaning the house and...
    HurricaneLeia HurricaneLeia 26-30, F Apr 18, 2008

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    Yeah i workout but i can't say i enjoy doing it... Really isn't a joy at all.
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M 6 Responses Apr 7, 2010

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    I Have Never Liked Exercise

    i absolutely hate to exercise. i don't seem to get any of the good feelings that other people talk about.  a friend sent me an article once that said you must exercise for a certain amount of time if you are to get to the point that you feel good.  maybe thats my prob...
    trixi trixi 41-45, F 3 Responses Feb 12, 2008

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    I love to workout but I haven't got the time lately . I'm going to start soon. I'm sick of not moving like I should.
    MayWestKnowsBest MayWestKnowsBest 36-40, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm a trainer at my local gym. it's like LA Fitness, but not a chain. Every morning, at 8 am I teach an hour long spin class. Then for the next hour I go to the weight room and...
    dianeph dianeph 51-55, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I enjoy yoga. I find it to be good exercise (if done properly), and it generally makes me feel good afterwards - relaxed and free of aches and pains. A couple of months ago, I...
    spacepixie spacepixie 26-30, F Dec 5

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    I try to run every day. If I don't have time for that, or simply don't want to leave the house, I will do my floor workout routine (push-ups, sit-ups, squats, various dumbbell...
    Annaelaine Annaelaine 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I just started keeping a log of my workouts and I'm loving the progress and I enjoy working out. I think I may look into becoming a personal trainer. I did legs tonight and leg...
    Niceguy3174 Niceguy3174 26-30, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Tonight's workout was great! I worked back, lats, and traps. I'm really starting to see results now. I found a video of Bruce Lee's ab workout and I tried some of the exercises...
    Niceguy3174 Niceguy3174 26-30, M Dec 4

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    I love how good workouts make me feel. Physically and mentally I feel great after a good workout
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 17

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    I like it. It works for me. I even forgive Shaun T for about 7 minutes of every workout because he's gorgeous. After that time and some throwing up, though, I don't like him...
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness 26-30 1 Response Nov 19

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    A few times a week I drag myself out of bed really early and make my way to a neighborhood gym. The early morning group is made up of the same people most mornings, 80% are seniors...
    LivefortheWeekend LivefortheWeekend 46-50, M 3 Responses Dec 4

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    I enjoy heads having, but from a shavers point of view. The act of removing hair to reveal that smooth shiny dome really does it for me. Strangely, the thought of shaving my own...
    ilike2buzz ilike2buzz 46-50, M 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    I help people every day if I can and enjoy doing so but today I need help with something that's happened in my life and it feels like I've got to tell someone because I need to get...
    cbailey301 cbailey301 22-25, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I really enjoying bicycling....it is my way to unwind and exercise, at the end of the work day. I live in the country and so when I go on my bike ride, I am greeted with peace and...
    sunnycaramelo sunnycaramelo 46-50, F 2 hrs ago

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    I was on the stair stepper tonight and did 390 stairs. My legs were on FIRE!!! I really enjoy working out and I'm fighting through the pain to get to where I want to be. Pain is...
    Niceguy3174 Niceguy3174 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 17

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    I'm not the same person if I don't get a workout in! Best stress reliever out there ;)
    fitmama21 fitmama21 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 29

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    Just finished a good workout, can feel it in my whole body, looking forward to tomorrow!
    TyvoWalker TyvoWalker 18-21, M Dec 3

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    I love working out. I usually workout 6 days a week. Because of being in a wheelchair, all of what I do is upper body and stomach work. I love the feeling I get from working out. I...
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 4

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    I shaved my head smooth bald in october and balded it with clippers twice since. It's been two weeks now and my scalp is getting hidden. Do I have to stay bald? If it grows out can...
    banjocandybar banjocandybar 46-50 17 hrs ago

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    I enjoy showing off my cleavage although some people make assumptions about me and have negative attitudes towards me. I think I have a nice bust and I'm proud of my body so why is...
    anonymoussouthernbabe anonymoussouthernbabe 16-17, F 4 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I enjoy those intimate moments when you are cuddling, kissing, hands are going every where cause you just can't get enough of each other. Clothes start flying, kissing is getting...
    crafty36 crafty36 36-40, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I find my experiences with online unknowns is the stereotypical conversation of sex. Why? Why not get to know the person? Why not experience what they have to offer and if it...
    acidpixiedust acidpixiedust 36-40, F 2 Responses 33 mins ago

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    I was driving to the grocery store in my husband's Samoa Orange Audi TT. People often look at the car because it is a nice car and an unusual color. I was driving slowly as I was...
    Camille7 Camille7 46-50, F 18 hrs ago

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    I live near the sea in an inlet. When ships go by there is a wash and in the normally calm sea, the waves can be quite large. There are warning signs up. Today as l was walking...
    2BlossomBlue 2BlossomBlue 51-55, F 2 hrs ago

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    I live near the sea in an inlet. When ships go by there is a wash and in the normally calm sea, the waves can be quite large. There are warning signs up. Today as l was walking...
    2BlossomBlue 2BlossomBlue 51-55, F 2 hrs ago

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    Week 3 just started. I wish I felt excited but I don't. I'm tired of being sore all the time.
    thisisdave thisisdave 31-35, M Nov 18

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    Tonight was awesome!! I worked out legs with my personal trainer and it felt great. I'm not going to be able to walk right for the next few days but I love it. Working legs...
    Niceguy3174 Niceguy3174 26-30, M Nov 18

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    I currently work out 6 times a week. It is difficult, but luckily the Gym I joined is open 24 hours. SO I have to get up a 3:30 AM in order to get the GYM by four. I work out...
    NewReasoning NewReasoning 41-45, M Nov 21

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    I would like to say I like to listen to my music when I am working out. You know certain beats go really well with certain routines. It is kind of like having well; never mine. So...
    Theonlyexception4me Theonlyexception4me 46-50 3 Responses Dec 6

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    The last two weeks have been nothing but full body endurance circuits, so instead of being sore all day, I'm just exhausted. Awesome!
    asnplaysrugby asnplaysrugby 22-25, M Dec 8

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    "Would you like some wassail?" Wuzzat? :/ It was like drinking apple pie. I kind of liked it. I enjoyed the tea party, even though I still think the idea of having a tea party is a...
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness 26-30 1 Response a week ago

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    I enjoy being a woman because I have the beautiful capacity to sustain a child with my body. I enjoy being a woman because I'm weak enough to be pulled into you, and strong enough...
    annickjean2 annickjean2 18-21, F Nov 17

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    Grocery shopping is a pleasure. My kitchen is surprisingly well stocked and I love shopping for groceries. There are several excellent stores not far from my home. I enjoy...
    SilverPagan SilverPagan 51-55, M 1 Response Nov 18

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    I love... Time sitting side by side holding hands and simply enjoying one another's company. Stopping to have a cup of coffee and watching people pass, thinking about what they...
    Mendmyheart Mendmyheart 46-50, F 3 Responses Nov 20

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    Always love enjoying a good book, just finished The Young Elites by Marie Lu and enjoyed it.
    ALostSiren ALostSiren 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 26

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    A battle against depression is a journey to regain one's vitality. There was once a time where enjoyment and contentment were natural experiences. I have since found myself forcing...
    asnplaysrugby asnplaysrugby 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 29

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    As much as I enjoy the crowd, friends and family, I equally enjoy the solitude.
    Rightherenow Rightherenow 26-30, M Dec 2

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    I want to you relax and enjoy life. Don't take life too seriously. Smile and squeeze a stress ball every now and then.You only live once. Life can be hell sometimes but not all the...
    Outofeden Outofeden 31-35, F Dec 5

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    The title of this group pretty much says it all. What it doesn't say is what is it about head shaving that you like- do you like doing it to someone else or do you like having it...
    AlopeciaAlice AlopeciaAlice 26-30, F 22 hrs ago

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    I love being a girl, I enjoy doing my makeup and talking to my girlfriends about pointless things.
    Cakrissy23 Cakrissy23 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 17

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    Like loads of people my age I enjoy drinking with my friends blah blah blah. But sometimes I dunno when to stop and end up spoiling things for myself. Like, I went to a festival...
    Ellllx Ellllx 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 18

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    Girls Spying Me In The Shower Hey guys, before I tell you my story you must know that I`m from germany and my english isn`t perfect. Maybe there some mistakes in my text. Some...
    Mickie19 Mickie19 18-21, M 3 Responses Nov 19

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    I enjoy having sex with random women, many of whom I never knew their name.
    joachimpeiper joachimpeiper 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 19

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    Everyone enjoyed the food. I was going to buy salmon but there was only one fillet left. So I got stuffed salmon with mozzarella and other stuff I forget. And I thought, stuff them...
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 20