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101 Things in 1001 Days: You Making You Happy

Friday, September 01, 2006

You Making You Happy

You generate your own happiness. To rely on another for it is not only leaving yourself very vulnerable and open to disappointment, but it’s also a huge burden on to place on another – the responsibility of making you happy. I have tried telling this to a colleague who believes that without a man, she cannot be happy. She falls for men who hurt her and yet she repeats the same patterns over and over. As she tells me about yet another beau, I can already tell it’s going to end in tears. Hers. But why can’t she just see this?

(100 Words)



Blogger LondonBuki said...

Beautiful Post, I love it.

Have a nice weekend and I hope September is a beautiful month for you.

Friday, September 01, 2006  
Anonymous hundred and one said...

Thank you.

Friday, September 01, 2006  
Blogger Verity said...

I know someone like that too, the first thing she asks when she sees any half-eligible man (before she's even spoken to him), is whether he was husband material. She's obsessed with getting married, but not so interested in getting to know people.

Friday, September 01, 2006  
Blogger paris parfait said...

Too many women have low self-esteem and think they're nothing without a man. Sadly, it's a lesson each must learn the hard way.

Friday, September 01, 2006  

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