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I Always Wanted to Be a Ballet Dancer

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    Slippers.

    My aunt owns a pair of signed Evalyn Heart ballet point slippers. She bought them in an auction for charity. One of the only cool thing's about the city that I live in is that it is home to the Royal Winnipeg Ballet Company which one of the most famous Ballet companies in the...
    annalea annalea 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 16, 2010

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    As a little boy I wanted to be a ballet dancer

    but was told it was for little girls now I'm older I'm thinking it's too late for me to learn ballet :(
    wassl wassl 22-25, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    My Body

    To be a ballet dancer you are strictly enforced to be lean and flexible, and unfortunately... I'm only half way on both.I used to be really flexible from doing 8 years of martial arts, and just several years ago I could do a perfect split. my foot could go over my head! but then...
    Winniebear Winniebear 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 12, 2011

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    I Will Never Stop Dancing

    I will never stop dancing.  My whole being is the dance.  I love to do all kinds of dancing.  Ballet is my favorite.  I dream and fantasize dancing all the time.  When I was 12 my Mom made me give a book report on ballet dancing.  How could I explain to them how special it...
    Alicehath Alicehath 56-60, F 1 Response Jan 9, 2012

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    Wanted To So I Could Wear Tights

    I can remember when I was young and wanting to ask my mom to enroll me in ballet. I really only wanted to join so I could wear the tights and leotards. I would wear pantyhose when I was young be it by taking my sisters or some of my mothers. Even wore my neighbors when she was...
    gdmidd gdmidd 41-45 1 Response Sep 25, 2011

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    I Finally Decided To Stop Ballet...And It Hurts

    Its been 12 years of dance in my life and today the obligations I once had are now gone. The numerous classes that i had and the time i spent with my dance-mates are now turned into an invisible barrier. I can't turn against my decision because deep down in my heart, I knew it...
    leapingtoes leapingtoes 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 1, 2013

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    Ballet of the Dancer Inside My Heart...

    My first encounter was at 5...my Aunt Rita was the one of the first professional ballet dancers I met...her bronzed slippers, pictures and her posture in which she still has today even though she is in her 90's is amazing.  As I got older my passion for ballet...
    Sperious Sperious 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 8, 2009

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    For Various Reasons

    I have always admired ballerinas for their grace, agility and ability. Growing up as a confused boy (couldn't understand why i crossdressed) i loved to see pictures of ballerinas in all their beautiful clothes and amazing poses. Apart from being blown away by their clothes, they...
    SaskiaIreland SaskiaIreland 31-35, M 3 Responses Jul 20, 2011

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    I Always Wanted to Be a Ballet Dancer

    From about the age of 8 I wanted to be a ballet dancer.I remembere watching a French musical film on TV here in the UK called the young women of Rochefort about 2 sisters, one a music teacher and the other a ballet teacher.There was a scene showing a ballet class with little...
    wickerman wickerman 36-40, T 2 Responses Sep 20, 2008

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    When I Was Six.♥

    When i was about six i think i did ballet and i absolutely loooved it. My mom always tells me i was like the best in my class blah blah blah. And i'm pretty sure i have the figure for it, tall and lean. I have always thought it was so graceful and i have missed it. My dad wanted...
    ayladay ayladay 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 7, 2011

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    Always Dance

    I constantly dance like a crazy person in my room. I have been since i was four. Thats ten years of insane impulses to be myself. I've always wanted to be a Ballerina, to be so graceful as to glide across the room on my tip-toes. I'm working on my own and maybe in a few years...
    Isabellesheart Isabellesheart 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2009

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    I am a ballet dancer, i love to dance, i started in the Royal Academy of dance when i was 4 and i am still in the same Academy, in December i'm going to dance my first solo in the...
    Victoriastyles Victoriastyles 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 25

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    I have felt this way since being a young boy and told that dolls and pretend play was not the proper thing to do. But how do you explain this to anyone else that has never felt...
    jacqueline1972 jacqueline1972 36-40, T 4 Responses Sep 10

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    i always wanted to be a girl as i love putting on makeup and wearing skirts and pretty dresses.
    girlyAndrea1987 girlyAndrea1987 26-30, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I need help I have always wanted to be Jessica but I just started to come out I just want some friends I can talk to on my level thanks
    abdljessica abdljessica 22-25, T 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I love kids very much and I have always wanted to have a large family. I now have a big family and we all are very happy. I have 7 boys and 5 girls.
    nudistwifeandmother nudistwifeandmother 41-45, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    Since I was very young its something I've always felt. I did grow up male and learned to appreciate all the good things of being a man, but that feeling of wanting to be a girl...
    Jess0190 Jess0190 22-25, T 5 Responses Aug 27

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    A couple of weeks ago, on daytime television, there was this woman who built this £25K treehouse for her kids to play in; she had an idyllic childhood and wanted her own to have...
    SarahTheHooker SarahTheHooker 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 3

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    I was in a local movie production when I was little, called "Bottle Rocket Wars", about a group of young kids fighting over a treehouse. (I had a speaking role ;P ) After filming...
    mhenson144 mhenson144 22-25, M Sep 7

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    Iv always been turned on by an older professional man and constantly fantasize bout being their mistress and ******* in their office and hotels and just the thrill of sneaking...
    missbb2014 missbb2014 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 1

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    When i was little i always felt like i was a girl i know i was ment to be a girl
    Opticfire1221 Opticfire1221 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 11

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    There has been no obvious re-assessment of the function’s interactions or its themes. Mr. Hermanis has just put aged wine in a different bottle.In opera, Pereira's...
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    So if there is any YOUNG guy who is willing message me please? And I love in FL
    ayooantonio239 ayooantonio239 13-15, F Aug 31

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    Any body that is young and willing to do it please message me asap
    ayoomelissa ayoomelissa 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 1

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    My mother and father's side of their family are big with my mother having over 8 siblings and my father having over 6. I want to have a big family of my own who care for each other...
    AriosaRuby AriosaRuby 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 4

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    I come from a huge family and now I have a huge family of my own. I have 8 boys and 7 girls. I am pregnant with triplets and my due date is November 29th.
    maturemominbackyard maturemominbackyard 46-50, F 3 Responses Sep 7

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    I'll be anyone's big brother. Protect and love you.
    COD101 COD101 18-21, M 4 Responses Sep 9

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    I wish I had one so when I leave my mother has someone to be with her
    Gian422 Gian422 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    if i had a sister she would be my best friend , we would do crazy things, have fun , fight and laugh together, tell her my secrets i would share with her everything ..I NEED...
    lulutaa lulutaa 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    Dude, I lucked out so hard.
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    Sometimes I wish someone would adopt me as their younger sister :/ take care of me and protect me like a real brother.
    MissClueless MissClueless 16-17, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Being a ballet dancer and trying to do jazz or hiphop is the bane of my existence.
    Justanotherperson1234 Justanotherperson1234 18-21, F 10 hrs ago

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    Im 14 , and i dont know what to do with my future , on my freetime i watch films and play games all day , hoping that something will solve my questions. I know everything about...
    DaDrown DaDrown 13-15, M 6 Responses Aug 24

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    I am always wishing for new opportunities. I want changes in my routine, in myself and in the way I see things. Today, two (possibly) new opportunities & chances for change were...
    zuzeethh zuzeethh 18-21, F Sep 4

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    Ever since I was 10 I have loved wearing tights esp ballet tights. I also love men in tights. I have never done ballet but would love too. The problem is that in the UK there are...
    balletprince balletprince 41-45, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I have three brothers who have had their wild times and then settled down to living their lives as our parents have desired. Olaf is a chemist in the petrochemical industry in...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 9 hrs ago

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    I always have wanted to be one but theres no dance studios here and my parents think its a waste of time and money..
    nadinmagdy2000 nadinmagdy2000 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 30

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    i'm a competitive hip hop dancer.
    wizwidow3005 wizwidow3005 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    I'm not a good dancer but I think the rhythm is.
    adav218 adav218 13-15, M Sep 11

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    Yesterday evening. Mask ball. People were fun and were dancing but i was just sitting there, doing nothing. I was afraid of inviting anyone to dance. Felt i am not a good enough...
    Zim0 Zim0 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    hi i'm a 18 yrs old girl, me and my twin sister are growing up as a kisser family, we kiss each other on the lip since a very young age, i dunno exactly when but there's a photo of...
    JoannaAlexandra29 JoannaAlexandra29 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    I feel like I can't ever get anyone because of the way I look or act. I'm self conscious about myself at times. I feel like I am overweight (170 lbs) and I feel ugly on the outside...
    KenKitty KenKitty 16-17, F Aug 24

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    So I am turning 23 next month and still nothing has changed in my life. I mean I know I need to do something about it blah blah blah but I don't know how . I am always sitting...
    ScorpioPhoenix ScorpioPhoenix 22-25, F 7 Responses Sep 10

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    Ever since elementary school. I've always been the odd one out. It was like no one wanted to be my friend and they just wanted me for my smarts. As the years progressed I'd assumed...
    Xoxolife Xoxolife 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    Do you remember a time where I was just a few feet and even years older than you? When I could wake up every day and play with you without the fear of judgment. You had accumulated...
    SylenaEverlasting SylenaEverlasting 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    One time I didn't really have any friends. But I wanted people to like me. So I changed to a more wild version of me. Within a week I had atleast 10 more friends. They wanted to...
    Fifidog Fifidog 16-17, F 5 Responses Sep 5

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