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#127739 - 06/25/04 04:21 PM Re: What is good about you?
Curtis St. John Offline
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MaleSurvivor
Registered: 01/20/04
Posts: 1796
Loc: Westchester, N.Y.
Thanks for thinking of this Marc, we needed this chance to show ourselves more than anyone else what is good about us.

  • I am honest
  • I am funny
  • I like taking something bad that's happened to me, and doing something positive by helping others, which in turn helps me even more.
  • I love myself now, and I deserve that (actually I always did, but didn't know it)



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#127740 - 06/25/04 05:21 PM Re: What is good about you?
theo Offline
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Registered: 09/28/03
Posts: 1117
what is good about me?

i was first chair tenor sax many moons ago, does that count?

honestly, i really can't think of anything. the words that come to mind are those that resound of honor and compassion, with a wicked sense of humor that is often so subtle those who know me little keep feeling that stiff breeze over their head, and those that know me well keep wanting to give me the finger on general principle every time i open my trap...go figure \:D .

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journey well,
theo dewolfe

- It is gift, and gift will find its way
- I inherit through my choice. I build through my affirmation. It is through my freedom that I nurture, or fade into autonomy
- I was not given to serve life, but to embrace it

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#127741 - 06/25/04 05:29 PM Re: What is good about you?
crisispoint Offline
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Registered: 09/24/03
Posts: 2154
Loc: Massachusetts
We DO need to be reminded of this, don't we? Thank you, my brother, for bringing it up.

I'm a good teacher.

I'm a great listener.

I'm an even better talker and BS artist. \:D

I'm a kind man.

I'm a GOOD man.

I'm a passable writer.

Peace and love,

Scot

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There are reasons I'm taking medication. They're called "other people." - Me, displaying my anti-social tendancies

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#127742 - 06/25/04 05:48 PM Re: What is good about you?
theo Offline
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Registered: 09/28/03
Posts: 1117
ahh, the inestimatible bs degree of arts...nothing else comes close to fulfilling the need for satisfaction then a well played bs maneuver \:D

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journey well,
theo dewolfe

- It is gift, and gift will find its way
- I inherit through my choice. I build through my affirmation. It is through my freedom that I nurture, or fade into autonomy
- I was not given to serve life, but to embrace it

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#127743 - 06/25/04 07:50 PM Re: What is good about you?
Lloydy Offline
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Registered: 04/17/02
Posts: 7071
Loc: England Shropshire
Guys
I majored in BS, I failed all my exams, but was careful to tell prospective employers that I had "taken" whatever it was they were looking for - never failed me yet \:D

What am I good at ? ( other than BS ) I "TRY" - I don't always succeed or or get it right, but I try.

Dave

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Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined. As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler.
Henry David Thoreau

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#127744 - 06/25/04 09:57 PM Re: What is good about you?
outis Offline
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MaleSurvivor

Registered: 02/27/03
Posts: 2260
Loc: Maryland USA
I've been watching this thread and wondering if I could contribute.

Some people have told me that I am a good person, even a courageous person. I'm going to try believing that instead of finding reasons to refute it.

Thanks,

Joe

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"Telemachos, your guest is no discredit to you. I wasted no time in stringing the bow, and I did not miss the mark. My strength is yet unbroken…"—The Odyssey, translated by W.H.D. Rouse

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#127745 - 06/26/04 09:49 AM Re: What is good about you?
Leosha Offline
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MaleSurvivor

Registered: 06/18/03
Posts: 3614
Loc: Right here
I am learning to be a good brother now.

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Avatar photo in memory of my younger brother Makar.

"Human salvation lies in the hands of the creatively maladjusted."~~~Martin Luther King Jr., 1963

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#127746 - 06/26/04 11:36 AM Re: What is good about you?
EGL Offline
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MaleSurvivor
Registered: 06/19/04
Posts: 7821
This is a hard one, since even accepting praise is uncomfortable, let alone giving it to myself. But I will try and see. Let's seeeeeee:

1. Father - Have raised 2 daughters without beating or molesting them (have broken the cycle). They're both straight A students, never give us any problems, so apparently it works!
2. Service - Spend every Thursday evening in our church's soup-kitchen serving up food to those less fortunate
3. Service - Editor and Treasurer for our county historical society

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Eddie

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#127747 - 06/26/04 08:55 PM Re: What is good about you?
ak Offline
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MaleSurvivor

Registered: 01/10/04
Posts: 1491
I do not hate people, and try not think bad things of people.


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#127748 - 06/27/04 02:07 AM Re: What is good about you?
yesac76 Offline
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MaleSurvivor

Registered: 03/23/04
Posts: 508
Loc: Idaho
I am: Tenacious
Loving
Kind
Soft-hearted
A decent singer
An Uncle
I am making good grades
I am smart
I have a wicked sense of humor
I am alive and healing
I WILL NOT GIVE UP!
Casey

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"You live it or lie it" Metallica

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