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I Always Own Up To My Mistakes

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    I did something I regret.

    I want to apologize like an adult. Since nobody takes me seriously I can't.
    JustScout JustScout 13-15, F Apr 19, 2014

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    My Actions Are My Choice

    A real man or woman takes responsibility for their actions. Only children make excuses for themselves.I have never had a problem owning up for my actions, right or wrong. I don't care if my actions will get me into trouble, or not. No one makes me do anything.Sometimes it comes...
    lyricaldemise lyricaldemise 36-40, T Mar 13, 2013

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    It was my fault! I never thought about how

    vulnerable I was. He wasn't nice, even to my mother. He found me alone and naked............................. He raped me!
    Lecuyer90 Lecuyer90 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 20, 2014

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    We fall... Because then we can get up again.

    Mistakes are a learning process we first learn the first time we fall over as infants. Life is about receiving, about learning, about getting up from our falls.
    aoutdouze aoutdouze 22-25, F Dec 7, 2013

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