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I AM REALLY CONTENT...

I am really content — until I start looking through the Sears catalogue.

I liked my car — until I saw the new P T Cruiser.

I am satisfied with my clothes — until I stroll through American Eagle, or the other Mall stores.

I love our home — until I think of what it would be like to own a log cabin on the shore of some remote lake.

I am satisfied with every area of my life — until I start comparing with someone else’s life.

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