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I Always Fall For The Unattainable

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    Adulery And Death

    Many novels in American Literature contain the theme of the american dream and how this dream is corrupted by the sins of adultery. In the novels Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser, The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne, and The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, many of the...
    gr8jesus gr8jesus 51-55, M Oct 24, 2010

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    She Drives Me Crazy Inside.

    I Was On Ep Like Every Other Day.Just Writing Stories,Commenting,Talking To Friends And Answering Questions.Someone Posted The Question What Five Words Will End A Date? I Answered And When I Submitted My Answer I Saw Her's.I Loved Her Response,So I Added Her.Then She Messaged Me...
    BlackroseVsWhiterose BlackroseVsWhiterose 16-17, F 2 Responses May 1, 2012

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    Sometimes Things Are Different

    OK if you read my profile and stories you will know what happened but in case someone out there has not. Here's an outline. I have had loads of crushes on unobtainable men. Then I got my crush on him, he works in the garage that deals with my car and is a family friend. He is...
    shall13 shall13 36-40, F Apr 3, 2012

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    Don't Know What To Do

    If you read my first story then you'll understand this one. Just yesterday I was chatting online with my cousin/boyfriend's younger cousin who is 17 years old. She doesn't know that I'm in a relationship with him. She told me that long before I came back to vietnam he already has...
    starlily100 starlily100 18-21 Aug 20, 2011

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    Almost Without Exception

    If it's not the guy who thinks I'm ugly/boring/etc., he's either gay, married, famous (i.e. out of my league/impossible to meet), prohibitively far away, or some other thing that makes him unattainable.Alternatively, I've dated guys who turned out to be gay and were just using me...
    DeadOfDecember DeadOfDecember 22-25, F Aug 16, 2011

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    Its Just So Typical!

    My biology teacher is alot older than me, and yet every time he walks into the room i feel as if the sun has come out. Even when i was most depressed (just after my mum died just over a year ago) if i saw him i would feel just that little bit lighter, like i...
    lovedwithoutbeingloved lovedwithoutbeingloved 18-21, F Feb 20, 2010

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    The Mayor Of The Friend Zone

    Sometimes I wonder if I'm destined to be alone. My life has become a sick and twisted joke. First my wife decided 4 years ago, she no longer wants sex. After trying everything to convince her, I decided to have an affair. So I start looking for an ideal partner. (Younger...
    Valdaine Valdaine 41-45, M Oct 8, 2013

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    Never Fails

    For some reason the only people I ever really fall hard for are people who are:A) too far away to pursue anything serious withB) too far out of my league for me to even admit to being interested inC) too emotionally unavailable to reciprocate
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 6 Responses Sep 6, 2011

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    He Pointed It Out To Me.

    Why do I always seem to do this? This time its distance. I have completely fallen for a man that is 4 states away from me. It was suppose to be just fun but, easy, BECAUSE of the distance. However, that didn't work. I trust him I tell him everything. we are so much alike. Maybe...
    firefly21 firefly21 22-25, F Dec 28, 2011

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    any ladies that like fat guys intrested in chatting hit me up I'm always down for a convo get to know each other
    teddybear978 teddybear978 26-30, M 2 hrs ago

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    Want to know something truly tragic? In my work I have a two close female friends I can trust 100% with anything I tell them, one of them I feel I cannot trust them with this, not...
    RaiseYourWhat RaiseYourWhat 26-30, F 23 hrs ago

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    Falling in love is the greatest thing in the world to me,finding someone who truely loves u,always there for you,puts a smile on your face...love is a great feeling buh sometimes...
    tonykusi tonykusi 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    He's so amazin an he makes me happy but idk how he feels an he kinda has a girlfriend an stuff so ya idk I'm so confused
    alihausmann alihausmann 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I am always known to be "WHO" you have seen; may not be WHO you thought I was? It is me. And I am very comfortable in my own skin. I am careless what "YOU" think of me. I have no...
    ferrari4557 ferrari4557 46-50, F 1 day ago

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    Im really missing you .....
    Livit Livit 46-50, F 1 day ago

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    This section is becoming my most "popular" experience area, but I suppose it's easier to talk about something as I am experiencing it as opposed to in any other way. Today was, as...
    RaiseYourWhat RaiseYourWhat 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    To a special someone... It hurts. I cant help it but I think you are wonderful, but I realise now that you don't necessarily feel the same. I know I am younger than you but I...
    littlebabyjane16 littlebabyjane16 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    and it's tearing me apart..
    dqtxeb25 dqtxeb25 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I recently realized I have a crush on one of my classmates. they are in every class of mine and sits near me in most of them... I hate it. I am shy and awkward... I don't look...
    RNeonn RNeonn 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Today in the wonderful world of wanting someone I can't have I was reminded of how painful it is to know the "other person" really does exist. He and I were joking, all day long...
    RaiseYourWhat RaiseYourWhat 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    She has a smile by the gods. It stretches from the very bottom of the land to the very top of the sky. Like a sunrise each time you come near it, and it shines so damn bright...
    Sometimesilence Sometimesilence 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Valet guy outside my window... please notice me!
    badazzbasicbich badazzbasicbich 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I'm in love and very very sexually attracted to my teacher aid. It's way illegal and it won't happen but it's driving me nuts!!!!!
    Nevaeh15 Nevaeh15 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I am from New Jersey. Chris Christie is a clown. I would be really be amazed if he got on the ballot. He is a long shot of long shots. I have told people and they said I never...
    frankred frankred 46-50 3 days ago

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    Another story, this one is about something that happened today that made my heart go all a-flutter and make me feel like I was in a Jane Austin novel... Yesterday I treated myself...
    RaiseYourWhat RaiseYourWhat 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    It has been a comfort, being a member of this EP group, there are so many people in a similar boat and sharing a similar pain it is truly comforting. Emotions are such a...
    RaiseYourWhat RaiseYourWhat 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    He is 2500 miles away. we text daily. he calls me beautiful everyday. we are both sexually frustrated cause we are so far apart. We have decided to meet soon but I am scared that...
    kickmud1437 kickmud1437 36-40, F 4 days ago

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    I think I am falling for someone 2500 miles away!
    kickmud1437 kickmud1437 36-40, F 4 days ago

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    mmm love this I love them.
    Cuck4lesbian Cuck4lesbian 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    Doran10 was one of the first people to add me to his circle when I found EP. He is one of the most caring, considerate and sweetest men I know. He's always there for his EP...
    CoffeeFlavoredKisses CoffeeFlavoredKisses 46-50, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Does anyone else think Cameron from ferris Buellers day off have the most gorgeous eyes?
    JJsGirl19 JJsGirl19 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    So there is this guy at my work. I had noticed him checking me out before, but both of us are shy and we had never spoken. Things all changed when I got a cute pixie cut. He...
    kitkat0216 kitkat0216 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Actually its a habit now. I always fall for the women older than me or who r already married or taken. Since I dont believe in using people so mostly it ends in a bittersweet way...
    soocute25 soocute25 26-30, M a week ago

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    Everyone be on the lookout Lisatheticklee01 is a fraud, "she" probably even isn't a "she" spent months talking and getting to know "her" only for asking twice for a photo and...
    beachboy249 beachboy249 22-25, M a week ago

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    Everyone be on the lookout Lisatheticklee01 is a fraud, "she" probably even isn't a "she" spent months talking and getting to know "her" only for asking twice for a photo and...
    beachboy249 beachboy249 22-25, M a week ago

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    Everyone be on the lookout Lisatheticklee01 is a fraud, "she" probably even isn't a "she" spent months talking and getting to know "her" only for asking twice for a photo and...
    beachboy249 beachboy249 22-25, M a week ago

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    Everyone be on the lookout Lisatheticklee01 is a fraud, "she" probably even isn't a "she" spent months talking and getting to know "her" only for asking twice for a photo and...
    beachboy249 beachboy249 22-25, M a week ago

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    Everyone be on the lookout Lisatheticklee01 is a fraud, "she" probably even isn't a "she" spent months talking and getting to know "her" only for asking twice for a photo and...
    beachboy249 beachboy249 22-25, M a week ago

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    So I've been seriously considering dropping therapy for the umpteenth time. Because realistically, it's not useful to me. I'm mentally ill. No amount of talking is going to...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    No matter how hard I try to get rid of you. Deep down. I'll always want you. I try to sleep but I can't even though I want to I can't because when I am about to close my eyes. I...
    Ownership Ownership 22-25, F Aug 27

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    but damn am I sick of it. I'm sick of giving in, I'm sick of always thinking for others and I'm sick of people expecting me to be the better person. enough is enough and there is...
    Hayden23 Hayden23 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 27

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