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Joel Bendel
10/5 Discussion
Fri Oct 5, 2012 12:19pm
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I had many relationships with girls in middle and high school where I made sacrifices and actions that I now know were stupid. In middle school I dated this girl named Sarah Gentry. It went really good for the first couple weeks. I eventually asked her if she would want to come to my house and hang out. She went home and asked her parents and they told her that she couldn't come to my house but I could come to hers. I didn't understand their reasoning behind that. I mean I know they want to be protective but that seemed a little over the top. Regardless, I went to her house again and again. A lot of times I would go out of my way to get over there while I should have been smarter and realized this wasn't going to work out because she would never be able to do anything outside of hanging out at her house. I ended up breaking up with her after a couple of months because I just wasn't feeling it anymore. I also dated this girl named Hwang Eban my sophomore year of high school that screwed me over and I was stupid enough to let it happen. We dated multiple times because she could never make up her mind whether or not she wanted a relationship and I kept on going after her over and over again. I think we dated like 4 times. It should have only taken the first time for me to realize that she was playing me. I dated this girl named Chelsea Ragland my senior year of high school. I was really into her but she would always want me to buy her stuff. Whenever I picked her up we would usually go and shop somewhere or get something to eat. We always walked out of a store with something for her and I always paid for it. She always got the biggest meals too and of course that came out of my pocket including my meal. I was going through cash quick but was too caught up in the relationship that I didn't even think twice about it. After we broke up I realized that I messed up by always paying for what she wanted and ended up working my ass off to get it back!

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