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Old 04-24-2008, 05:09 AM   #41
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Old 04-24-2008, 07:15 AM   #42
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It's strange, but she's so beautiful that I don't even want to have sex with her. Justin watching her is enough.
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Old 04-24-2008, 08:13 AM   #43
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Ok, so who wants a new avatar? She might even give Want2retire's pic a run for the money!
Thank you! I think my avatar (Eva Habermann, a German model/actress) is gorgeous. Frank says I look like her, but he is just casting complements in my direction.

So many people have commented on this avatar (which was one of the defaults at the old website), that I explained on my profile that it is Eva Habermann, not me. Today, our profiles seem to be gone, probably due to the software upgrade last night, but if/when they return I'll put that back in.
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Old 04-24-2008, 08:19 AM   #44
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Thank you! I think my avatar (Eva Habermann, a German model/actress) is gorgeous. Frank says I look like her, but he is just casting complements in my direction.

So many people have commented on this avatar (which was one of the defaults at the old website), that I explained on my profile that it is Eva Habermann, not me. Today, our profiles seem to be gone, probably due to the software upgrade last night, but if/when they return I'll put that back in.
Eva is one fine looking lady.

W2R, there is nothing wrong with getting compliments from Frank. The man must know what he is talking about.

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Eva is one fine looking lady.

W2R, there is nothing wrong with getting compliments from Frank. The man must know what he is talking about.
Thank you! Frank is so sweet. My hair is grey/white, unlike Eva's, but the hairstyle and general facial layout (two eyes, check! one nose, check! one mouth, check! etc) are a little similar. I like Eva's contemplative pose and I agree, she is a fine looking lady and classy, too.
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Old 04-27-2008, 10:52 PM   #46
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I don't need a great deal of wealth to make me happy, just enough to keep my personal autonomy. That's something I didn't have when I was working. I am very appreciative of being able to take ER and that my time and my life are now my own.
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Study: It Takes Hard Work To Be Happy

CBS News - Study: It Takes Hard Work To Be Happy

Study: It Takes Hard Work To Be Happy, 47 Percent Tell Survey Measuring Americans' Health And Happiness They Are Struggling - CBS News

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(AP) Staying healthy and happy is a struggle for about half of Americans, according to a massive survey that attempts to measure the nation's general welfare, much like the Dow Jones Industrial Average portrays the health of the stock market.

The Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, based on interviews of more than 100,000 people so far, shows that 47 percent of Americans are struggling and 4 percent are suffering. Forty-nine percent of respondents are reported to be thriving based on a personal assessment of how they feel about their lives at the time of the survey, and where they think they will be in five years.

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Based on this article I am a thriving happy person.

Other then craving for a GYRO (70 miles away) I am a happy, happy, person.

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Old 05-02-2008, 05:48 PM   #48
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Well, Wags...I think $$$$$$$$$'s can buy a lot of peace of mind and that is a formula for greater happiness. I'm working on the $$$$$$$$$s with some new enterprizes. I'm already a happy camper, with my daughter, health, a great place to live, lots of loving friends, and a new clear path in life--after a shocking blinding bump in the personal road a few years ago. I've dug a huge resevoir, built an even bigger dam, carved new channels and now am guiding the flow of $$$$$$$$$$$$$$s to the big river to fill my mental resevoir, overflow the dam and provide for me, my daughter and do a lot of good stuff besides.
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Working at Happiness--the wrong approach in my opinion
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Working at Happiness--the wrong approach in my opinion

I saw that report as well and was struck by the language of struggle=bad health and unhappiness. That maybe part of the problem. I don't have much money at THIS point (that is turning around rapidly) but my health and happiness quotient are VERY high and that is one of the factors that will contribute to my increased income in the near future. Getting healthy is not something I work hard at, but is a set of practices that have replaced former ways and relatiohsips that could have ended in liver cancer or heart disease the totally wrong direction. Most of what I do is not costly, but is a result of self-education. One simple thing is getting a lot of sleep. That doesn't cost anything except one's peace of mind, calm spirit, weight stabilization (along with diet change and more movement), heart health...etc. Sleep is that condition that "knits up the raveled sleeve of care" as Hamlet said.

Struggle is a mental condition that ends in bad health.
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On the days when I am in a dancing mood listening to the GREAT Conway Twitty hits the spot on the happiness chart.



OH, OH .....,that man! What a song.
Then of course, I dance with Mrs. Wags.

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