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NRaleighLiberal

(60,044 posts)
Sat Oct 14, 2017, 07:18 PM Oct 2017

How are you all holding up, DU friends? [View all]

I have to confess that the past months are trying my resolve. It bends my mood. It is a constant burden, a weight, a cloud of impending doom brought on by so much exposed willful ignorance desire to harm people.

by the way, I've never been so thankful to have a like-minded haven in which to read and share....DU. and YOU.

So - the poll


23 votes, 0 passes | Time left: Unlimited
Doing fine and ready to fight
4 (17%)
Still ready to fight, but becoming worn down
2 (9%)
Struggling mightily with this level of FUBAR
3 (13%)
Make it stop! Please make it stop!
8 (35%)
This is the worst I've seen in pretty much every possible way
5 (22%)
Other
1 (4%)
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How are you all holding up, DU friends? [View all] NRaleighLiberal Oct 2017 OP
I can't take too much more of this so "Make it stop!" is pretty much my CTyankee Oct 2017 #1
I was at the Make It Stop level back in Feb. BigmanPigman Oct 2017 #2
I was at "Make it Stop"... Liberal Jesus Freak Oct 2017 #3
Too tired to fight any more this year csziggy Oct 2017 #4
Physically and mentally shitty shenmue Oct 2017 #5
Beyond depressing Va Lefty Oct 2017 #6
I haven't been the same since I awoke on Nov. 9th TheCowsCameHome Oct 2017 #7
Most days like today I am at peace. Demtexan Oct 2017 #8
Life, beyond all this, can be difficult enough. herding cats Oct 2017 #9
Best resistance is positive persistence :). N/m sharedvalues Oct 2017 #15
Exactly right! 👍 herding cats Oct 2017 #16
i am hanging in because my sister decided to run for something. mopinko Oct 2017 #10
It's big for the country! sharedvalues Oct 2017 #14
This is such great news! herding cats Oct 2017 #17
Had been doing pretty well, but this past week woodsprite Oct 2017 #11
Since November 2016, Staph Oct 2017 #12
Doing great! Practicing some self care and persisting sharedvalues Oct 2017 #13
Other: I like pie. Binkie The Clown Oct 2017 #18
With great difficulty mnhtnbb Oct 2017 #19
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