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Life is wierd!
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Life is wierd!

I was laying on my bed recently and I keep having these odd experiences, I wouldn't call them out of body experiences since I I'm the least spiritual guy I know. What it is it almost feels like I have completely forgotten everything about life and I look around and everything just feels so foreign and I ask myself "Whaat the Fuuuck What iiis This?" in reference to the vast landscape surounding my vision and I don't understand anything.


In fact I don't even know how to even begin to address such an existential question.Damn It seems the only source of comfort is that no one else does? Bigeek

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Re: Life is wierd!

~Mystery~ Wrote:I'm the least spiritual guy I know.


You must really know some nutjobs.
09-09-2010 11:31 PM
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Quote:Life is wierd!
You are weird.
09-11-2010 12:17 PM
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~Mystery~ Wrote:since I I'm the least spiritual guy I know
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Welcome to the stimulation of your frontal lobe.

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Re: Life is wierd!

You may be going into sleep paralysis, or may have just been uber relaxed and have over oxygenized your brain. There are lots of things.

To me, though it just sounds like you're making a huge deal out of something that was probably not that big of an event....

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~Mystery~ Wrote:since I I'm the least spiritual guy I know
[Image: HA_HA_HA,_OH_WOW.jpg]

Oh, and this.

An it Harm None, Do What Ye Will
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