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Offline William

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School and sadness
« on: October 03, 2013, 09:59:06 PM »
I've felt pretty sad lately. I'm not doing too well in school because of procrastination on OC.net and 4chan and I haven't connected with too many people around school. Usually that latter part wouldn't bother me as I'm pretty solitary and used to being independent, but it's been starting to really get on me lately.

Please pray for me.
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Re: School and sadness
« Reply #1 on: October 03, 2013, 10:02:56 PM »
I've felt pretty sad lately. I'm not doing too well in school because of procrastination on OC.net and 4chan and I haven't connected with too many people around school. Usually that latter part wouldn't bother me as I'm pretty solitary and used to being independent, but it's been starting to really get on me lately.

Please pray for me.

Trust me, I should've watched my movie and finished my paper by now. I'll probably have to pull an all-nighter.

Lord have mercy.
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Re: School and sadness
« Reply #2 on: October 03, 2013, 10:19:07 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: School and sadness
« Reply #3 on: October 03, 2013, 10:21:05 PM »
I've felt pretty sad lately. I'm not doing too well in school because of procrastination on OC.net and 4chan and I haven't connected with too many people around school. Usually that latter part wouldn't bother me as I'm pretty solitary and used to being independent, but it's been starting to really get on me lately.

Please pray for me.

You and I, we're kindred spirits.

Trust me, I should've watched my movie and finished my paper by now. I'll probably have to pull an all-nighter.

Lord have mercy.

I did that yesterday. Got out of it relatively unscathed but ideally, I shouldn't be finding myself in such situations in the first place.

Lord have mercy on us all.
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Re: School and sadness
« Reply #4 on: October 04, 2013, 09:46:42 PM »
Lord, have mercy on William, Hawkeye, and xOrthodox4Christx. Grant them diligence and enthusiasm.

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Re: School and sadness
« Reply #5 on: October 04, 2013, 09:48:50 PM »
Lord, have mercy on William, Hawkeye, and xOrthodox4Christx. Grant them diligence and enthusiasm.

Amen.

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Re: School and sadness
« Reply #6 on: October 04, 2013, 09:50:11 PM »
Lord bless our brother William and comfort him
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Re: School and sadness
« Reply #7 on: October 05, 2013, 02:22:36 PM »
Yeah just got my paper and way behind. Going to have to BS some of it, but the paper I am going to have to at least read the history on Caesar and the Gallic Wars. Best thing to do is keep up with the work. I tend to spend too much time on Facebook.
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Re: School and sadness
« Reply #8 on: October 06, 2013, 12:32:53 PM »
Lord,  have mercy on them all.
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Re: School and sadness
« Reply #9 on: October 06, 2013, 12:34:26 PM »
Lord, have mercy on William, Hawkeye, and xOrthodox4Christx. Grant them diligence and enthusiasm.

Lord have mercy.
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Re: School and sadness
« Reply #10 on: October 15, 2013, 10:58:38 AM »
Lord, have mercy!

I haven't connected with too many people around school

Same here.
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