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katsy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-25-06 04:21 PM
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7. I would've paid closer attention...
to the world around me. Paid attention to politicians and elections and worked at a younger age to elect proggressive leaders.

Instead, I woke up in hell.
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  -What in your life would you do differently given the chance eggbeater  Sep-25-06 04:16 PM   #0 
  - I probably wouldn't have married my previous husband...  Blue_In_AK   Sep-25-06 04:17 PM   #1 
  - Funny...I sometimes feel that way about my first wife, but...  av8rdave   Sep-25-06 05:19 PM   #23 
  - Keep my mouth shut.  HereSince1628   Sep-25-06 04:17 PM   #2 
  - Arrange to be born into a different species...  Kutjara   Sep-25-06 04:19 PM   #3 
  - I know what you mean  eggbeater   Sep-25-06 04:20 PM   #4 
     - Call me a lion then !!! HEHE >:D !  AIJ Alom   Sep-25-06 04:23 PM   #12 
  - NEVER would have picked up that first smoke!  lvx35   Sep-25-06 04:21 PM   #5 
  - almost all you can fix now.  eggbeater   Sep-25-06 04:23 PM   #11 
  - I'm with you on the first smoke.  MrCoffee   Sep-25-06 04:21 PM   #6 
  - I would've paid closer attention...  katsy   Sep-25-06 04:21 PM   #7 
  - I Would Have Liquidated Everything And Left the Country Before 2001  Demeter   Sep-25-06 04:22 PM   #8 
  - Nothing. Every mistake led to personal growth  CTyankee   Sep-25-06 04:22 PM   #9 
  - Married the heavy-set girl I knew in high school  slackmaster   Sep-25-06 04:22 PM   #10 
  - I would have moved to Florida and made sure 2000 election debacle  AIJ Alom   Sep-25-06 04:25 PM   #13 
  - Same on the smoking here.  halobeam   Sep-25-06 04:26 PM   #14 
  - Probably gone to Al Anon meetings a little sooner  Warpy   Sep-25-06 04:27 PM   #15 
  - I would have turned left instead of turning right at the stop sign  Ezlivin   Sep-25-06 04:36 PM   #16 
  - I would have stayed home that night in 1976  skygazer   Sep-25-06 04:36 PM   #17 
  - I'd have worked much harder in college,  LiberalEsto   Sep-25-06 04:38 PM   #18 
  - Honestly since you asked,  William Bloode   Sep-25-06 04:42 PM   #19 
  - I don't think I would change anything.  Bonhomme Richard   Sep-25-06 04:43 PM   #20 
  - buy 100 shares of Yahoo in Apr 1996 and sell in Feb 99  LSK   Sep-25-06 04:46 PM   #21 
  - That's a long list.  ThomCat   Sep-25-06 04:59 PM   #22 
  - I wouldn't have gained so much weight  KC2   Sep-25-06 05:25 PM   #24 
  - hmmm  petersond   Sep-25-06 05:31 PM   #25 
  - wouldn't have wasted so much time. Done better in school.  MnFats   Sep-25-06 05:32 PM   #26 
  - I would not have partied my ass off in college.  speedoo   Sep-25-06 05:37 PM   #27 
  - I would have chosen my career 4 years earlier.  trof   Sep-25-06 05:38 PM   #28 
  - Would never have moved to Seattle.  bikebloke   Sep-25-06 05:38 PM   #29 
  - I would have NEVER  cwydro   Sep-25-06 08:05 PM   #30 
  - I never would have come back to PA. n/t  femmocrat   Sep-25-06 08:08 PM   #31 
  - I would have gone to Barat College in  ikojo   Sep-25-06 08:10 PM   #32 
  - I never would have started taking Paxil  Mojambo   Sep-25-06 08:10 PM   #33 
  - Hate Paxil....  bicentennial_baby   Sep-25-06 10:52 PM   #43 
  - I'm happy with where I am, so I wouldn't change anything.  LeftyMom   Sep-25-06 08:12 PM   #34 
  - I would have put the drain plug in the boat before launching...  cobalt1999   Sep-25-06 08:17 PM   #35 
  - I would have started on my political career (making the connections)  dorktv   Sep-25-06 08:34 PM   #36 
  - I'd have divorced ten years earlier  leftofthedial   Sep-25-06 08:35 PM   #37 
  - I would learn to live with my mistakes,  Xipe Totec   Sep-25-06 08:37 PM   #38 
  - I would've gone to med  NC_Nurse   Sep-25-06 08:37 PM   #39 
  - A few things to change....  SacredCow   Sep-25-06 08:55 PM   #40 
  - i would never have done hard drugs  datasuspect   Sep-25-06 08:55 PM   #41 
  - Bought Microsoft in 1986  sandnsea   Sep-25-06 10:51 PM   #42 
  - Been born to a loving couple...  devilgrrl   Sep-25-06 11:02 PM   #44 
  - I would have finished college the first time...  ChoralScholar   Sep-25-06 11:19 PM   #45 
  - my answer is always the same  pitohui   Sep-25-06 11:25 PM   #46 
  - I shouda, coulda, woulda stayed in college.  PassingFair   Sep-25-06 11:33 PM   #47 
  - I would have given up the Lord at a much earlier age.  swag   Sep-25-06 11:36 PM   #48 

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