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You're Bored? Are You Kidding Me?

You're Bored? Are You Kidding Me?
So…I saw your tweet. You’re “bored”? I am…absolutely floored. Hopelessly lost in admiration! You are everything I aspire to be. Oh. Back. I mean, by being bored, you must have… I mean, there’s other stuff – but let’s face it, doing these things really ate up your free time. And I don’t want to sound unreasonable, of course. Anyway, I’ll let you get back to being bored. Because you, my friend, deserve it. Image: Shermeee. Enjoyed this Article?

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