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Many branches is still one whole.

by TheAngstyPoet on July 22, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

Lately I've been thinking about the different dimensions of my life and the experiences that present many facets. These thoughts encourage me to examine the way I come across in various situations like the way I act in school is very different from the way I perform at work


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