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Old 09-09-2014, 03:55 PM
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Here's some fun reading.
For the first time in history single people have jumped in front of the married folks. 50.2 percent.

Seems like following the lead of everyone else is losing ground fast.

http://mobile.bloomberg.com/news/201...opulation.html
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Old 09-09-2014, 10:37 PM
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Sometimes, I wish my WIFE had remained single!

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Old 09-10-2014, 01:41 AM
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Most of us on here have been married at least once. And I would not be scared to say most have got their butts handed back to them by a judge or her lawyer which in a lot of cases you end up paying for also.
Kinda has a way of making you not want to do it again..
Just interesting to see over half the USA adult population is single.
Maybe we do get smarter as we get older. Takes away the old saying its the right thing to do. Over 50 percent now don't think so any more.
O,, and we're growing...
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I am frequently asked "do you think you'll ever get married again?"

My response has always been that marriage is like skydiving. When your right in the middle of it and realize you suck at it then somehow get out of it alive, would you ever jump again?

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Originally Posted by Mersiles View Post
I am frequently asked "do you think you'll ever get married again?"

My response has always been that marriage is like skydiving. When your right in the middle of it and realize you suck at it then somehow get out of it alive, would you ever jump again?



ROFL. Why didn't I think of that one....
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I can count the number of divorced/single people I know on one hand. I know lots of married people. Can actually only even think of one divorced person I know. Speaking of closer friends and relatives.
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I can count the number of divorced/single people I know on one hand. I know lots of married people. Can actually only even think of one divorced person I know. Speaking of closer friends and relatives.
I am with you on that I only have 2 single friends everyone else is married
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I think it depends on your life style. I am single and would say my single friends outweight the married ones. Especially the married ones with kids. They disappear for months at a time, then reappear, then there gone.
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I think it depends on your life style. I am single and would say my single friends outweight the married ones. Especially the married ones with kids. They disappear for months at a time, then reappear, then there gone.
Thats why i'm always picking about life don't begin till 40. After 50 it becomes a flipping blast. Kids are up doing good on their own, first time in 20/25 years its back to you and mama. Time to catch up and got the funds to do it.
All but Jim. He's got a NASCAR driver in the making , and we know where he'll be spending his weekends in his old age.
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and some of us are Hermits too !
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Old 09-10-2014, 04:23 PM
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I like being married, now. The last time, no.
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I'm 42 and single. Many if not most of my friends are married. Most married people I know are very unhappy and hate their marriages.
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Broke up with my lady on Monday. Looks like I tipped the scales.
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Was married before, will never do it again. Not in this country with its laws
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