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    Another one away!!

    A level results out and my eldest lad did well so getting rid of him to Uni. in September!!! (Music Technology at Leeds).

    Unfortunately my eldest girl has now finished at Oxford (yes I know, ......... a swot!!) so is back home.

    You get rid of one and another returns, and they seem to do nothing but eat me out of house and home!!

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    Re: Another one away!!

    I'm 27 and still living with at home

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    Re: Another one away!!

    I've lived away from home since I was 17, couldn't ever go back.

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    Re: Another one away!!

    I'm 20 and still live at home, couldn't afford to live on my own.

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    Re: Another one away!!

    Quote Originally Posted by SteveT
    A level results out and my eldest lad did well so getting rid of him to Uni. in September!!! (Music Technology at Leeds).

    Unfortunately my eldest girl has now finished at Oxford (yes I know, ......... a swot!!) so is back home.

    You get rid of one and another returns, and they seem to do nothing but eat me out of house and home!!
    The only reason they are staying with you is because they don't want to fork out money for rent, food and Cleaning Services...

    I mean.. whats there not to like... I wish I could move back home so I could leach off of my Mum

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    Re: Another one away!!

    im 26, been living on my own for 2 year now and will never go back, no matter how hard it gets.

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    Re: Another one away!!

    Feel a bit of a oldie lol 29 here live on owe brilliant could not go bakc but then again the money wise I would be better off. but I can dance in my undies where my mums is lol

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    Re: Another one away!!

    Quote Originally Posted by SteveT
    A level results out and my eldest lad did well so getting rid of him to Uni. in September!!! (Music Technology at Leeds).

    Unfortunately my eldest girl has now finished at Oxford (yes I know, ......... a swot!!) so is back home.

    You get rid of one and another returns, and they seem to do nothing but eat me out of house and home!!
    And he'll be moving back home straight after. :-)

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    Re: Another one away!!

    When my older sister went to university she lived at home. I just couldn't handle it so i decided to move away for uni.

    It's the best choice i ever made. It gives you such independance and freedom to get on with things you've got to do in your own time and not be rushed into doing a crappy job because you've got to go visit family or some other tedious task.

    I have another month then i get to go back...can't wait!

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    Re: Another one away!!

    Think of all the booze you can afford and all the partying you can do when the folks are paying the bills....

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    Think of all the booze i can afford and alll the partying i can do when the government is giving me a grant and a bursary....

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    Think how many parties I can have with my own house.

    Though I am tempted to sell it, quit my job and go travelling.

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    Re: Another one away!!

    Quote Originally Posted by SteveT
    Unfortunately my eldest girl has now finished at Oxford (yes I know, ......... a swot!!) so is back home.

    You get rid of one and another returns, and they seem to do nothing but eat me out of house and home!!
    I returned home for a year after graduation... lack of a permanent job enforced it. However, it motivated me to get a permanent job and be able to be free of the parents again! After 3 years at uni, I found living with my parents claustrophobic (and they're lovely)

    There's hope SteveT... that she finds living with you similarly claustrophobic and decides she's better off in rented somewhere; even if it isn't as plush as home!

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