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I Am a Catholic School Reject

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    I Was Abused

    I went to one back in the sixth and seventh grade before I was expelled (it wasn't for bad grades). I had to deal with abuse at home with my old stepfather and there were other students bullying me too. I told the teachers and others that it wasn't right, but was just told to...
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M Apr 29, 2012

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    Literally Lol

    I had the test scores for entrance into a Catholic private school. They were state in soccer and basketball so I was interested-plus the all-girls aspect helped hehe... I went on a tour of the facility. Hell to the No was my response. I was too rebellious, they denied me anyway...
    sizzzlin69 sizzzlin69 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 1, 2013

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    In the Name of the Father...

    Go ahead and send you kiddies to a Catholic school... hehe Maybe you'll soon have your very own MSP! LMAO   I'm sure it's gotten better but boy did those nun like to hit and pull hair. Isn't there something in the bible about being nice?
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 22, 2007

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    Scary Nuns

    The nuns HATED us kids. Luckily they didn't teach us and just lived in the convent there but I found them terrifying, they wouldn't speak to us, just glare at us like we were evil..*shivers*  
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 23, 2007

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    Never Goes Away...

    I went to a Catholic school for eight years before I basically told my mother that I was most definitely going to a normal public school the next year, with or without her acceptance. I found that the majority of students at the Catholic school have horrible personalities, and...
    LiquidNight LiquidNight 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 2, 2008

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    I Escaped

    I escaped after 17 long years of catholic upbringing.  I had to because I was who I am and didn't want to go through the feelings of rejection and guilt that I had learned over those years.  The funny part is that even today I still fall back to those feeling of guilt...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 11, 2008

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    Im a freshman now 😏hell yeaa. Im not even nervous cuz i been in the same pre k-12 school since 3rd grade so i already know hella ppl. And i saw some new kids at freshman...
    LoveEverMore LoveEverMore 13-15, F 3 hrs ago

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    These extremely customizable silicone wristbands are excellent for tickets, fundraisers, very good for distinguishing who belongs to what sport, and very good for promoting school...
    angoracheck53 angoracheck53 41-45, F 9 hrs ago

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    I'm a senior in highschool and I won't be graduating on time. I'm so ashamed. Last year I failed every single class and missed over 30 days of school. Sometimes I just can't get...
    disposibleteen disposibleteen 16-17, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    I hate school , the education system is corrupt, everyone attending knows it and nobody is speaking up about it
    Brookeross521 Brookeross521 13-15 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I am going to submit a prayer request to the church I go and ask a priest to pray for my old father's conversion during Mass. I firmly believe Buddhism cannot save anyone. My...
    katsuobushi katsuobushi 36-40, M 18 hrs ago

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    I met my friend when she was lost and in need of strengthening her faith. I had always been at peace in my heart and a believer. We connected quickly and shared so much in common...
    BirdsFlyCenterLane BirdsFlyCenterLane 36-40, F 23 hrs ago

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    To me, public highschool won't allow anyone to be comfortable. Everyone is scared, self concious, judgemental, and afraid of being rejected. Every one is afraid of embarrassment...
    Ikebanna69 Ikebanna69 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    The new school year has nearly begun and I really just want switch schools so I can be with my primary school friends again! I've already went through a year of the high school I'm...
    Eninferno Eninferno 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I always try to respect others' opinions and beliefs, but catholicism is so obviously wrong, and if you are a catholic, you could go to hell. First of all, I will tell you what...
    CopperFoil CopperFoil 16-17, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I want to stop caring what others think about me and just be myself. I am an amazing person that is a little weird and I'm scared of rejection.
    djjd2oo2 djjd2oo2 26-30, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    This is going to be a long post, but it is definitely worth the read. It will change the way we look at the Holy Eucharist during mass. The following incident happened in a remote...
    metrorush metrorush 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    well some people have told me that confidence is the reason why I'm still single. . .its hard to be confident when every girl I've ever had interest in has either friendzoned me or...
    rickfreeman15 rickfreeman15 16-17 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    I need attention I'm afraid of rejection text me
    redrose09 redrose09 13-15, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am a senior in high school this year, and I am fed up with the whole damn system. Most years, toward the end of summer, I would look to the next school year with some...
    Isayoldchap Isayoldchap 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    My fear of rejection changed my way of life a few years ago. After a series of dating rejections, I collapsed inside from the reality. Facing denial, estrangement and depression, I...
    snowbunny8 snowbunny8 41-45, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Because i want everybody likes me?? When people rejecting me i feel so sad?? Because i want to be there friends but they don't like me i don't know why.
    ayeshadenji ayeshadenji 16-17, T 1 Response a week ago

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    I loved a girl in college, when I was 18 years old, I didn't had a courage to talk to here she was absolutely beautiful and popular, now I am 25 feel like **** with no girl friend...
    fool32 fool32 22-25, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Between Kindergarten and 5th grade I was enrolled at St. Peter School in Kirkwood, Missouri. Although it has been eight years since I have set foot on that campus, I cannot say...
    Livenka007 Livenka007 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    Just bc im catholic doesnt mean i cant have questions or suspicions about my religion. Like why do other catholics get so offended when i ask honest questions that they cant even...
    LoveEverMore LoveEverMore 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 21

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    I'm always told that I am brave for what I have been through and what I am going through with my operations... that I am so much stronger than they are or they couldn't imagine...
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F Aug 21

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    I am feeling rejected by my family I don't know what to do I can't bare to come out to them I know that they'll label me as crazy or just stupid for being the way I am. What's the...
    SineyElle89 SineyElle89 26-30, M 4 Responses Aug 19

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    I can't stand of getting rejected. Like, it fcking hurts! Haha but Yeah,
    TaeHeee TaeHeee 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 19

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    i cannot handle rejection so i stay away from starting conversation with strangers. im bad at dating and im still uncomfortable around men and have zero straight male friends...
    avalily avalily 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    You feel disappointed when you are rejected . It makes you feel not worthy as an individual for that moment .
    gphtaurus77 gphtaurus77 56-60, F 6 Responses Aug 18

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    I've Ben rejected so menu times it fills like my dad disentangle chair about me enemy more
    gooldfish gooldfish 13-15, M 3 Responses Aug 17

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    for me getting rejected had been a big part of my life growing up. I was tall really slim , athletic and wrestled on the team for 5 years, when I was born I had a problem with my...
    teknon0513 teknon0513 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 16

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    I have been rejected before, and the pain is still very real.
    beautifulbizarre beautifulbizarre 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 15

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    All the people out there who are afraid of rejection.. ! Jux knw guys tht those rejecting you are of no worth.. What matters is you believing in yourself.. Its there loss who...
    Aarya196 Aarya196 16-17, F 6 Responses Aug 15

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    I am afraid of rejection. I get depressed and suicidal if someone says they're busy or they don't have time for me. Yet when a person assures me they won't leave, I instantly push...
    driftingalone driftingalone 16-17, F 6 Responses Aug 15

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    I don't ever ask people for anything, even food because I'm scared that they'll tell me no. I was always rejected since I was in primary school so I save myself the embarrassment...
    missxsarcastic missxsarcastic 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 15

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    I get so freaked about rejection. I'm afraid of it, this is why I just keep everything to myself.
    xAngell xAngell 16-17, M 5 Responses Aug 14

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    I rather i used to be, thinking about leaving group.. I think it has been reduced alot lately, tho i dont believe it ever will truely go away, there is some part of it that is...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 13

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    Having an experience I can't at all relate to or find distasteful will pretty much never lead to rejection as far as I'm concerned. But only having an experience or two like that...
    mickitg mickitg 41-45, T Aug 13

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    10 Surprising Facts About Rejection We know that rejection really hurts, but they can also inflict damage to our psychological well-being that goes well beyond mere emotional pain...
    ChrisErizo1 ChrisErizo1 31-35, M Aug 12

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    It's so frustrating. Employers don't care that you want to finish school, they just want you to work for them. In my interview she asked if working 5-11would be ok. I said yes...
    iamnikki iamnikki 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 12