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Old 09-08-2007, 08:31 PM
 
Location: Too far from the beach, NJ
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Default I Feel Like A Winner!

I just beat my boyfriend at Monopoly. I WON! Small victory, but lots of pride .

Just a stupid thread: What small things make you feel like a winner?
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Old 09-08-2007, 08:51 PM
 
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Congratulations!!
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Old 09-08-2007, 09:02 PM
 
Location: Too far from the beach, NJ
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Thanks Roma! I'm really not the biggest dork in the world...but when it comes to winning, I'll take what I can get...ruthless, I am
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Old 09-08-2007, 09:05 PM
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Location: Brooklyn Heights, NY & Lake Ariel, PA
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Congrats..if you're as fast in Monopoly as you are in the "Make a Sentence" game with me, then your bf didn't have a prayer...LOL
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Old 09-08-2007, 09:07 PM
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Location: The 12th State
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I feel guilty if I beat my partner at a game. We hardly play games agaiinst each other due we dont want to ever be in a competition agaisnt each other.

small things that give me pleasure .....

filling a glass of soda pop and the fizz not spilling over.
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Old 09-08-2007, 09:39 PM
 
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This is a very nice topic for a thread. Thanks for thinking of it pal,

What small things make you feel like a winner?

- Having no regrets,

What small things give me pleasure?

- I really like the feeling of seeing someone smile,
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Old 09-08-2007, 09:53 PM
 
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I went to a little military thing called SERE school (Survival, evasion, resistance and escape). The biggest lesson there was if you wound up as a POW, go for little victories, and come out alive as the big victory.

Every day that goes by, I count all my little victories, found pennies, five minutes of quiet solitude, and rep points. Definitely, rep points. Definitely. Oh yeah, and beating the crap out of someone on "Jeopardy". Baby, OOOOO oooo oo.
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Old 09-09-2007, 09:30 AM
 
Location: Sunny Florida
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Congratulations!

Small things that make me feel good ~ making someone laugh or smile.
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Old 09-09-2007, 09:45 AM
 
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Originally Posted by hollygolightly View Post
I just beat my boyfriend at Monopoly. I WON! Small victory, but lots of pride .

Just a stupid thread: What small things make you feel like a winner?
hey good for you!! Around my place I am not allowed anywhere near the bank, the property card collection or the houses/hotels. Why, cuz I'm a big fat cheater and the gals 'round here have my number! To me a big part of any game is the "psych ops" where you make people think you are constantly pulling a fast one on em which in turn throws them off their program. It's my only chance at victory.

The small things that make me feel like a wiener...ahem winner you ask?

hmmm walking down the aisle at the grocery store and seeing my favorite adult beverage on a major sale that I was totally unaware of!
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Old 09-09-2007, 12:09 PM
 
Location: Fla. .......Bow Chicka Wah Wah
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What small things make you feel like a winner?



Everytime one of my children tell me they love me!And also when I beat my Husband at Yahtzee(he thinks he knows how to throw the dice,to where he will always win,I say Whatever!)!
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