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What Happened When I Took a Year Off From Having a Personal Life

No dates, no plans, almost no texts

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By Rainesford Stauffer

The first time I realized I was entirely by myself, I was sitting on the floor of my apartment eating frozen pizza and drinking wine out of a coffee mug. It was ten o’clock at night, and after spending the bulk of the evening trying to squeeze an…

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