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Ever since I was a little girl, I’ve been told how “good” my hair is. Men and women have stopped me on the streets and adorned me with comp...

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I never wanted to be a housewife. It’s a thankless job with no vacations or holidays. Not to mention I absolutely hate cooking and cleanin...

Even if the magazines say that my thighs are too wide to fit these $200 jeans; these are the same thighs that lift me up and let me walk. ...

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