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St. Valentine’s Day – If You Are Lonely

Posted in Diary with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on February 1, 2013 by silkysecrets

St. Valentine’s Day was always a kind of pink nightmare for me. Hearts and madly kissing couples everywhere, girls with flowers, sweets and teddy bears happily laughing on the streets, special offers for couples in all cafes, stores and restaurants, romantic movies in the cinemas, and me, alone in this chaos of plush toys and flowers which are said to symbolize eternal love. Every year it happens so, that I am lonely on St. Valentine’s Day, as the previous relations are already over while the next boyfriend appears on the horizon a bit later than 14 of February. So, this situation made me develop my own rules of celebrating St. Valentine’s Day, if you are lonely.

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Roommates and Cockroaches

Posted in Diary with tags , , , , , , , on October 28, 2012 by silkysecrets

Living with a roommate is like…no, honestly I can not find a comparison which will even vaguely explain what living with a roommate looks like. It is a unique experience or a terrific ordeal depending on the roommate you are lucky to have.

If you face a dilemma of whether to live alone or allow someone else to occupy a part of your private space, my recommendation is to choose the second option without hesitation. We all want independence and seclusion, but after a few weeks of living alone this seclusion will become unbearable and the walls in your room will learn your entire life story.

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Week Spent Out of Connection

Posted in Diary with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on October 2, 2012 by silkysecrets

I am a totally Internet-addicted person and will not even deny this fact. I can not imagine being out of touch with my friends or relatives even for a few hours and my cell phone is never turned off. However, when one of my friends suggested that I will not survive a day without all these gadgets I made a face like “Challenge accepted” meme and claimed that I will live without my phone and online connections for the whole week.

The nest morning after accepting this bet began as usual. I made coffee and was just pressing the start button of my PC when I remembered that I can not check email, or read new messages on FaceBook and decided to leave the computer switched off in order to avoid the temptation. At work I was to busy to think of the experiment but the silence of the phone made me a little nervous – I was afraid that something important will happen and I will not even know about it.

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