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Everyone has hope, and if they don't have hope, then they are dead.
Not to be mean about it, but if you don't have hope then you'd most likely try suicide or something... Hope is what gets people through the day and wanting to get to the next. And even then if you don't want to get to the next day, you'd have to have like -100% hope in order to do something like suicide. I truly believe tomorrow is a new day and a lot can change, there is always something new you can do to change everything.

FACT: 3/4 or the people that jumped off a building and survived realized about half way down, all their problems in life where fixable.

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That is all.
10-26-2006 10:47 PM
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Hope - Happy Camper - 10-26-2006, 01:42 PM
Hope - Money morkel - 07-02-2015, 03:47 PM
Hope - Phynex - 07-27-2015, 05:50 AM
Hope - Rule_BreakerXVIII - 09-18-2015, 11:01 PM
RE: Hope - schoolsux - 09-19-2015, 07:35 AM
Hope - sfslol - 12-09-2015, 06:21 PM
Hope - schoolsux - 12-13-2015, 12:09 AM
[] - Freak - 10-26-2006, 03:56 PM
[] - Demonic Pyro - 10-26-2006 10:47 PM
[] - Doc Johnson - 10-27-2006, 01:18 AM
[] - SoulRiser - 10-27-2006, 05:55 AM
[] - Dark Soul X - 10-27-2006, 06:01 AM
[] - Guest - 11-01-2006, 11:50 AM

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