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Asian Female

I would just want a friend so we could do things together

I have never experienced this, but [...] if I had this kind of experience, I would just want a friend so we could do things together. Like, eat meals with me, sleep with me, go to class with me because some girls who have this kind of experience, after it they kill themselves.


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