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Old 07-29-2008, 11:39 AM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Old 07-29-2008, 11:42 AM   #2 (permalink)
 
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are you bipolar?
bipolars spend much in manic episode.
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Old 07-29-2008, 12:11 PM   #3 (permalink)
 
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this sounds more like borderline to me.
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I buy things to a degree to feel better
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Send me 90% of your money. It's for a good cause, I promise.
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I've been doing that recently when I'm feeling depressed.
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I have a hard time buying even the absolute necessities.
But, I have wasted a lot in ill-fitting clothes because I was too anxious to either try them on at the store or to return them later when they didn't fit.
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i overspend but not beyond my means. i have a lot of things that i havent seen/used/read/played/etc and some are over ten years old. i dont know why i do it but as ive gotten older ive learned to control it somewhat
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