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61-69, M
Australia
1011 views · 51 followers · Online: Now (date?)
Now happily single father of two adult children and two grandchildren from my married daughter.
About Me
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1st Mth of SW
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100 Groups
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50 Stories
I Have a Question
Why is our civilization so quick to resort to violence as a solution to so many different kinds of problem? The other week I attended the emergency department of an inner suburban public hospital in the city where I live Melbourne, Australia. On arri...
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9 replies
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Jun 21, 2018
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I Watch Documentaries
Did anyone here see Behind Bars: produced by Louis Theroux for the BBC? it's about one of America's most notorious prisons, San Quentin. Most of the men he spoke to there were "lifers" who did not get into trouble overnight. Frequ...
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May 11, 2018
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I Don't Like Goodbyes
Goodbyes can be hard to take but there comes a time when you need to clear away the wreckage of the past like it or not. I married very young, age 22 yrs. That's too young really. After seven years and two children together my wife had a brief a...
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3 replies
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May 9, 2018
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Bitcoin = Bit Con?
I have not made up my mind yet. I must admit to being curious. I have some genuine questions. Is it too good to be true? Is it just for criminals and thugs? When will the bubble burst? Does it automatically make you an enemy of the state? What is the...
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10 replies
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Jan 4, 2018
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Miscellaneous
I Will Answer Anything You Dare To Ask
I was a teenage Jesus freak and never really lost my faith, but I haven't been involved with a church for a while and I've been thinking of joining a local protestant church lately. Here is my question. What is the difference between an ido...
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33 replies
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Dec 21, 2017
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I Come From a Broken Family
My dad was a drinker, he was never home when the pubs were open. My mum left him when I was 5 years old and for the next 12 years I saw him on Sundays and after that he opted out of parenting altogether. Whatever else we did on that day he always had...
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Dec 19, 2017
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If a neanderthal's dna were somehow to be transferred into a viable human cell, is there any way it could survive in human civilization today?
I think a few already have in Australia where I live, and are doing quite well for themselves masquerading as politicians.
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12 replies
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Dec 18, 2017
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Spirituality & Religion
I Am A Christian But Im Not Perfect
A Christian is not a person who has never done any wrong. Quite the opposite. If I understand the New Testament correctly ANYONE who looks apon the death of Christ as full atonement for their mistakes may be confidant of complete forgiveness and ever...
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Dec 15, 2017
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I Hate Catfish Profiles On The Internet
annhiester - why call me 'dear' if we have never even spoken before and why is her profile an empty shell if she really wants a cordial relationship with a trustworthy person? This sounds a little bit off to me. I can't be bothered blo...
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Dec 9, 2017
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I Have a Suggestion for Similar Worlds
What is the chance of you putting a spelling check in the editor, that whold underline unconventional spellings before the post is added, but not automatically make changes leaving it to the user to make that choice when the unconventional spelling i...
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6 replies
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Oct 22, 2017
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I Am Single
So how does one meet up with single people aged between about 50 and 60? Some people think that is "over the hill" but there is no "use by" on love and wanting to be loved. You have to be careful, there are plenty of people tryin...
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Oct 22, 2017
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I Am Single
I am single - AGAIN! After my wife went off and made a baby with someone else. I paid her half what I got for our home to be fair to her. Then I said goodbye to be fair to me. Perhaps I could have made a better decision with a little cooperation. A p...
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Oct 21, 2017
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I Admire People Who Are Not Afraid To Be Themselves
I Admire People Who Are Not Afraid To Be Themselves - kind of, with certain qualification. If they are a real dirt bag and full of bulldust and they simply do not care about the the thoughts and feelings of other people then I make an exception in th...
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Oct 21, 2017
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I Wtk Your Song Of The Day And Why
My current favourite song is "Coming Back To Life" by Pink Floyd. Everywhere you look today the planet seems to be dying but this video is full of images of the world bursting back to life and nothing I can think of would give me more hop...
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Oct 21, 2017
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I Believe Everything Happens For a Reason
Before every major turning point in my life I have met someone of the same gender and similar age who I could identify with who was in the same position and who was going through that very same change. The meeting prepared me in advance for the chang...
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Sep 27, 2017
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I Am A Christian But Im Not Perfect
Where I live near Melbourne, AU downunder - south of the equator - some deluded optimists thought it would be a good idea for Christians and Moslems to at least talk to one another because even though we disagree in matters of belief and worship we e...
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Jun 25, 2017
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I Have a Nickname
I began attending a state secondary school in Melbourne, Australia the year I turned 13, painfully aware that I could not see another boy in the schoolyard wearing short pants like me. It soon earned me the nickname of 'Hairylegs', mainly b...
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Jun 20, 2017
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I Drank Alcohol Before I Was 18
I have seen members of my own family flush the best part of their life down the toilet and not listen to anyone who tried to tell them to go easy on it because they always argued that alcohol use is a matter of taste or fashion, and everyone has the ...
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Jun 14, 2017
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I've Made Mistakes In Life
I'vs mad one or too mistikes twoo. Cheeses, I'm only human.
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Apr 30, 2017
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I'm a Strange Person
Are you really HAPPY. There's not much of that about today. A happy relationship is even stranger still. A happy person in a happy relationship is as strange as it gets!
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Apr 2, 2017
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