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View Poll Results: On a scale of 0 to 10, what is your average level of happiness?
0 0 0%
1 1 1.05%
2 1 1.05%
3 3 3.16%
4 5 5.26%
5 8 8.42%
6 11 11.58%
7 21 22.11%
8 24 25.26%
9 16 16.84%
10 5 5.26%
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Old 12-25-2009, 10:26 PM   #61
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In the past, we have hosted a big dinner for both my and my wife's sides of the family. This year, my brother hosted lunch for my side of the family, and we have a dinner for my wife's side.

After a lot of food and drink today, I would have changed my score to a 6. But, as T-Al pointed out in a study that I have also read, people have a natural happiness level that they tend to revert to. Watching TV game shows, my wife and I often said to each other that we would be very boring contestants; we would not know to jump up and down when winning like people always do on TV. Of course we would never apply, and then we would never be selected either.

In fact, I just thought of a sad love song, but I shall exercise self-restraint and will post it only after the holidays are over.
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Old 12-25-2009, 10:51 PM   #62
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Well, Christmas is not over at this writing, but I'm gonna do something that makes me happy. I'm gonna change my boots from the Christmas pair to my other pair. I've had enough Christmas...time to move on.
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But, but, but what boots for New Year?
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I saw some boots tonight! A pretty young woman was walking along with a short coat and no skirt showing beneath. She was wearing sheer stockings and black stocking suspenders, like the type on garter belts. She had ankle boots with 4" heels.

A real Christmas present, even if all I got was a good look.

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Today I am a 9 1/2 . I love the day after Christmas much better than the day itself . You can hang around in your pajams and eat left overs and enjoy your presents .
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A real Christmas present, even if all I got was a good look.

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Reminds me of the movie L'homme qui aimait les femmes (1977), which was remade as the not-as-good Man who loved women.

I love women too, but generally as the generic other sex. I only look...

PS. By the way, the French character was an engineer.
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I canīt stand New Yearīs Eve. I canīt barely stay awake till the new Year. But here in Spain itīs a must to swallow the 12 f*****g grapes with the chimes.
Any one of you have noticed what a bore I am?
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