I always bragged about how, unlike other young people , I never succumbed to peer pressure. I never did drugs, never smoked and never became a boozer. 773 more words
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This article, by Elisha Kiriel Carter, is the first in our guest writers series.
When I was child of about eleven or twelve, deep in the throes of the excruciatingly awkward phase now deemed “tween,” I was staying with a family friend who was pregnant with her second child. 1,474 more words
“If you’re getting married in your 20’s, you’re WAY too young.”
This instantly became the most commonly heard reply after announcing my engagement. Along with, “You’re naive”, “You’re an idiot”, “What’s the rush?” and “Oh don’t worry, when you get divorced at 30, 30 year old divorcees are the hottest to hook up with in the club.” 1,509 more words