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Old 06-16-2003, 12:54 PM   #1
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Default Dream a Little Dream. . .

Just to get to know each other a little better, and because I'm a curious person, I was wondering:

If you could be anything you wanted to be when you grow up what would it be? Assume money for college, time, age, etc. is no object.

I want to be a feature writer for a newspaper or write for a magazine--just the stuff I want to write, not what someone else wants me to write. I actually have published some stuff in smaller newspapers. Didn't get paid, but really had fun writing the features.

How about you?

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Old 06-16-2003, 01:24 PM   #2
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Old 06-16-2003, 01:30 PM   #3
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Fairy Princess, of course.

Barring that, I'd love to be a writer. Novels, short story, plays. It's my passion.
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Old 06-16-2003, 02:46 PM   #4
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Old 06-16-2003, 03:00 PM   #5
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I want to be a veterinarian. Still may do that someday.

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Old 06-16-2003, 06:41 PM   #6
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I would love Samantha Brown's job, she hosts all those shows on the Travel Channel, Great Hotels and such.

that or Paige Davis's job, doing the whole Trading Spaces thing, and never being able to wear the same shirt twice for work...I could so handle that
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Old 06-16-2003, 08:01 PM   #7
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Old 06-16-2003, 08:22 PM   #8
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I want to be that gal on the "$40 A Day" show on Food Network. She gets paid to travel all over the world and eat.

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Old 06-16-2003, 08:40 PM   #9
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call me geeky, but i would love to write travel books. Maybe doing something like what Bill Bryson does in his books. How bad could it be to get paid to travel the world?
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Old 06-16-2003, 09:25 PM   #10
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If I could do whatever I wanted and I assume my study would be no problem. I would like to be a speech writer or a movie critic. Then if I had time I would study art and engines, car engines. I always thought Toyota technician would be cool. Drawing engines might be neat too. Technical services could be fun where I wore a suit and had to look sexy everyday. Theatre actress would be like free therapy. Or how about a stewardess on International Flights and see the world. Too many things, not enough money or time.

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Old 06-16-2003, 11:10 PM   #11
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I would be a singer, I love to sing.

I would also love to be a doctor.
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Old 06-17-2003, 12:21 AM   #12
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I would be a singer, if I could sing. Otherwise I would be a L&D nurse or an OBGYN. Delivering babies would be amazing!

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Old 06-17-2003, 08:35 AM   #13
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Originally posted by Raelynn
I would be a singer, I love to sing.

I would also love to be a doctor.
Me too !!

A singing doctor would be my wish
Or a singing teacher.

Although I'd love to dance and play an instrument too.

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Old 06-17-2003, 10:15 AM   #14
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My "dreams" are tied.
I would want to be a vet. Although having to put animals to sleep would make me very sad.
I would want to be a horse trainer.
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Old 06-17-2003, 10:17 AM   #15
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Originally posted by boiaby
I would be a singer, if I could sing. Otherwise I would be a L&D nurse or an OBGYN. Delivering babies would be amazing!

Julie-my goal is to be a loser! LOL

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