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Old 08-14-07, 10:44 PM   #1
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Ever said, "I hate my life."?

A person I am close to says this to me on fairly frequent basis...I know I hate hearing it.
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Old 08-14-07, 10:45 PM   #2
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Yes, but not since I was about 21 when I realized I should quit *****in' about it and do something about it.
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Old 08-14-07, 10:46 PM   #3
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Yes, but not since I was about 21 when I realized I should quit *****in' about it and do something about it.
least you figured that out at a reasonable age..
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Old 08-14-07, 10:50 PM   #4
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Way too many times in the past.
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Old 08-14-07, 10:51 PM   #5
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Old 08-14-07, 10:53 PM   #6
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Couple of years ago, I did, but things have really improved.
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Old 08-14-07, 10:57 PM   #7
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I used to say it a lot. But times have changed.
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Old 08-14-07, 11:04 PM   #8
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Oh Dauphin....why is he so negative???

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Old 08-14-07, 11:04 PM   #9
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Why... do roses have thorns?
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Now you've got ME upset.......




I hate circumstances within my life but I knew it was up to me to fix it or have to deal with it. Sink or swim, you know what I mean? When I got backed into a corner, I had to fight to survive. Make changes. Make differences. Make wise choices. AND.......

Let your friends help you.

I was like that for a bit almost a year ago. But you Foosters pulled me through. And you guys didn't even know it, huh?
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Why...... Won't my butt hair stop growing....

Why.

Life sucks when your butt is itchy.
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Old 08-14-07, 11:22 PM   #12
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Why...... Won't my butt hair stop growing....

Why.

Life sucks when your butt is itchy.
Duct tape, man.
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Old 08-14-07, 11:24 PM   #13
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Nair. It's the bomb.....
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Old 08-14-07, 11:26 PM   #14
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Why...... Won't my butt hair stop growing....

Why.

Life sucks when your butt is itchy.
Thats a sign you've finally hit puberty, it's coming in like ragweed.
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Old 08-14-07, 11:52 PM   #15
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All the time.

I also say the opposite all the time.

It's a good thing I'm not American, or my doctor would have diagnosed me with a million dubious mental disorders and I'd be popping valium like it was bubble wrap.
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Old 08-14-07, 11:55 PM   #16
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I hate myself, but I love my life.
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Old 08-14-07, 11:55 PM   #17
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Old 08-15-07, 12:05 AM   #18
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Old 08-15-07, 12:21 AM   #20
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Nope, can't say I've said that... I've disliked some *aspects* of it, but can't imagine hating it. What does this person mean? Is there some part of his/her life that is truly awful, or is s/he just complaining to get attention? If there is something terrible, what steps can he/she take to resolve the problem?
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Old 08-15-07, 12:28 AM   #21
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I think some people will find a way to be unhappy no matter what their circumstances.
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Old 08-15-07, 02:23 AM   #22
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^ I agree.
Sometimes it's good to vent and confide in your friends about your troubles, but I don't think it's useful to whine about stuff all the time, trying to convince yourself and the people around you how bad you have it.
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Old 08-15-07, 03:31 AM   #23
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Old 08-15-07, 05:21 AM   #24
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When I have a bad day say fighting with the wife and the job sucks and you feel like chucking it all, I just step back and remember that my family and I are healthy and really if you have your health everything else passes in time.
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I said that a number of times since my husband died. But it's been a while. I think about May or June was the last time I said this....
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