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Why does this happen?

I am a girl, a daughter, a friend, a wife, a sister and most importantly a human being. I have a life, a life of my own. 566 more words


Population 4

“… You’re going to love the dog.”

After a long pause that was the only glimpse into my soon to be new life.

At the age of 11 moving to a new place was no stranger. 461 more words

A mossy life

Mossie hated the Child. The Child pulled at his fur, grabbed at his legs, poked at his eyes… The Child was rough. Far too rough. Mossie loved his Master though, and his Master loved the Child. 365 more words


Anton Chekhov

“A good upbringing means not that you won’t spill sauce on the tablecloth, but that you won’t notice it when someone else does.”

Anton Chekhov… 6 more words

Quotes And Aphorisms

On Feminism and Good Taste

My parents encouraged me to be egalitarian, to care about being kind and fair, and to stand up for what I believe in. These are all excellent qualities to pass on, and are the basis of my feminism today. 767 more words

Dear Santa, I want a Doll

Dear Santa,

This year has been full of surprises for me. I learned to sit, walk and run this year and slowly I’m gearing up to do all kind of mischiefs that my parents have ever imagined! 203 more words


Signs you grew up Mauritian

  1. You were threatened by your parents that you’ll end up sweeping the floor or in a sugarcane field if you did not get good grades when you were a kid.
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