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Now that's out the way, The Blob can focus on uploading short romantic love stories of an uplifting feel-good nature! To be honest, rehashing all that dreary stuff was just like writing a character's history. The past is just that, if you let it be; somebody else's problems. It is almost like it is not attached to you any more, if you are determinedly preoccupied with the future.
I have a theory of my own, called 'Wipe the Hard Drive Theory', which means that one day you can wake up and totally change the way you are. It takes 4 weeks. I call this the '28 Day Principle'. I've done it 4 times! I changed, changed back again, changed, and changed back again....
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