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    Quote Originally Posted by MacGuffin View Post
    Why do I keep coming back to this thread???
    ...probably the same reason these folks returned to the mall in Dawn of The Dead.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lexicon View Post
    ...probably the same reason these folks returned to the mall in Dawn of The Dead.

    Damn quote notifications.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lexicon View Post
    ...probably the same reason these folks returned to the mall in Dawn of The Dead.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MacGuffin View Post
    Damn quote notifications.
    Now yer getting it, kid.

    Quote Originally Posted by phobik View Post
    03/23 06:06:58 EcK: lex
    03/23 06:06:59 EcK: lex
    03/23 06:21:34 Nancynobullets: LEXXX *sacrifices a first born*
    03/23 06:21:53 Nancynobullets: We summon yooouuu
    03/23 06:29:07 Lexicon: I was sleeping!



    04/25 04:20:35 Patches: Don't listen to lex. She wants to birth a litter of kittens. She doesnt get to decide whats creepy

    02/16 23:49:38 ygolo: Lex is afk
    02/16 23:49:45 Cimarron: she's doing drugs with Jack

    03/05 19:27:41 Time: You can't make chat morbid. Lex does it naturally.

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    Who the hell truly aims to live to work to pay for a house they only sleep in to wake up to work to pay for life to live to work to live to wait to die- when they're old and can finally ''rest'' or- ''enjoy life'' in their ''golden years''- old, rotting in florida and khaki shorts and big socks, or maybe going to the Grand Canyon in their RV with a spouse they hate or hardly even know. It's really all just wasting time and waiting for the inevitable, and letting perceived needs dictate & limit your own ability to authentically live.

    Fuck that life.
    Everyone needs $ to live, and that need only grows with a family. I think I would be way happier with a family, a house, possessions, and stress, than I ever would pursuing my own ends.


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    Quote Originally Posted by DiscoBiscuit View Post
    Everyone needs $ to live, and that need only grows with a family. I think I would be way happier with a family, a house, possessions, and stress, than I ever would pursuing my own ends.
    My question was rhetorical.

    I thought it sort of went without saying that different values = different stress factors/different things to compromise or strive for. Such is life amidst different people. Can't apply any of this universally, and I certainly wouldn't attempt, for the reasons you just illustrated.
    03/23 06:06:58 EcK: lex
    03/23 06:06:59 EcK: lex
    03/23 06:21:34 Nancynobullets: LEXXX *sacrifices a first born*
    03/23 06:21:53 Nancynobullets: We summon yooouuu
    03/23 06:29:07 Lexicon: I was sleeping!



    04/25 04:20:35 Patches: Don't listen to lex. She wants to birth a litter of kittens. She doesnt get to decide whats creepy

    02/16 23:49:38 ygolo: Lex is afk
    02/16 23:49:45 Cimarron: she's doing drugs with Jack

    03/05 19:27:41 Time: You can't make chat morbid. Lex does it naturally.

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    i don't know if i'm slumming it, since it's not like i ever had any money of my own to begin with. but i guess i could be living in the suburbs with fancy beauty supplies and organic food at my disposal if i wanted to, and am choosing to live in a neighborhood with a bad reputation on a ramen noodle diet instead. it doesn't make a lot of sense to me when young people live in the suburbs though, it seems like there's nothing really there for me.

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    @DiscoBiscuit - wait a second.

    *notices location*

    ..it was my FLORIDA comment that prompted the response, wasn't it?!
    03/23 06:06:58 EcK: lex
    03/23 06:06:59 EcK: lex
    03/23 06:21:34 Nancynobullets: LEXXX *sacrifices a first born*
    03/23 06:21:53 Nancynobullets: We summon yooouuu
    03/23 06:29:07 Lexicon: I was sleeping!



    04/25 04:20:35 Patches: Don't listen to lex. She wants to birth a litter of kittens. She doesnt get to decide whats creepy

    02/16 23:49:38 ygolo: Lex is afk
    02/16 23:49:45 Cimarron: she's doing drugs with Jack

    03/05 19:27:41 Time: You can't make chat morbid. Lex does it naturally.

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    I'd be lying if said it didn't play a role, but my response was more a reaction to your indictment of the working stiff.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DiscoBiscuit View Post
    I'd be lying if said it didn't play a role, but my response was more a reaction to your indictment of the working stiff.
    n. Slang
    1. A corpse.


    I see we are indeed on the same page after all, good sir.


    (I couldn't resist)
    03/23 06:06:58 EcK: lex
    03/23 06:06:59 EcK: lex
    03/23 06:21:34 Nancynobullets: LEXXX *sacrifices a first born*
    03/23 06:21:53 Nancynobullets: We summon yooouuu
    03/23 06:29:07 Lexicon: I was sleeping!



    04/25 04:20:35 Patches: Don't listen to lex. She wants to birth a litter of kittens. She doesnt get to decide whats creepy

    02/16 23:49:38 ygolo: Lex is afk
    02/16 23:49:45 Cimarron: she's doing drugs with Jack

    03/05 19:27:41 Time: You can't make chat morbid. Lex does it naturally.

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