I Am 17 Turning 18

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    While I'm still considered a child I want to

    tell you how shocked I was at different stages of my childhood when I learned what you adults have done to the world!At the age of 8+ I was shown a video by school of kids or rather living skeletons in Africa... that was one shocking moment of my life.. I didn't even KNOW this...
    EarthGirl97 EarthGirl97
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 5, 2015

    I know my profile says 16-17

    but I'm turning 18 in less than two weeks :3
    sugarbaby17 sugarbaby17
    18-21, F
    Aug 14, 2015
    Hockeyloverforever Hockeyloverforever
    18-21, F
    Mar 10, 2015

    As this is my last day of my childhood.

    ..I'm depressed... In order to make myself feel better I'm gonna type the good things about turning 18! What I learned through out 1. As a child I loved my mom, as a teen I hated her at one point but at 17 I lost my grandma, I Iost my grandma and started realizing how much my...
    EarthGirl97 EarthGirl97
    18-21, F
    Nov 14, 2015

    8 days more!!! I got the birthday invitations

    printed yesterday!!! Here is what it looks like!!!
    EarthGirl97 EarthGirl97
    18-21, F
    11 Responses Nov 6, 2015
    MrSoundWave MrSoundWave
    18-21, M
    May 26, 2014
    staygoldenbaby staygoldenbaby
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 26, 2015

    Whoo in about 2 weeks I turn 18.

    .. The time flew by and I was living it. Just yesterday I was hit with the realization that I'm going to be legal (in the U.S)..... I am 18 in October
    alohacruz alohacruz
    18-21, F
    Sep 15, 2014

    It's nearly been a year

    since I've turned 17, and I still feel exactly the same. I feel like the same 16 year old who had just started College. Of course now, I'm not in College, but that's just small details. Either way, I doubt I'll feel 18 when it's actually my birthday, I never really do. It's like...
    TrappedInAWonderland TrappedInAWonderland
    18-21, F
    Feb 21, 2015
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    1 Response Jan 31
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