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Wish somebody would tell on me.

by canadafreeze on March 13, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Living an isolated life is hard. With few family ties and great distances between those that still exist, there is no one to whom I can tell my troubles. And sometimes, it is the family ties that make me feel the most isolated.
This is the only place where I can tell on myself.


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