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    I dream about a time

    when I'm not in this god awful sexless marriage anymore & I'm sharing my life with someone who wants to kiss me, hold me, flirt with me, tease me, play with me, excite me......
    Curiousmissy Curiousmissy 31-35, F 16 Responses Dec 30, 2015

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    by JuaninaMillion Even

    as a child, I realized dreams are significant and can be helpful. I used to be plagued by nightmares with monsters, especially when suffering my fair number of childhood illnesses. One night I decided, perhaps when I was four or five and suffering delirium from a high fever...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 15

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    Apparently, my life isn't going to go the way I

    had planned. But that doesn't mean it can't still be great. From the outside, right now probably looks like the lowest point in my life. From my perspective, though, it's definitely not. A couple of years ago, I had what a lot of people dream of. And I was miserable. I had no...
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon 31-35, F 6 Responses May 31, 2015

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    It is better to lose the best with the truth,

    then to keep the best with a lie. When truth is there, it's a good 2nd best. And you no longer have to try.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 2, 2015

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    nocturnalhound nocturnalhound 31-35, M 5 Responses Sep 4, 2015

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    I'm here at home and I can't let out how I feel

    to anyone because they would all stress out... So I keep it in but I am so very exhausted its hard to get around it wears me out! It seriously does if I say to mum I'm down and exhausted shed panic or if I tell my brother who also lives here how exhausted I am then he'd worry...
    GalaxyGirl2015 GalaxyGirl2015 31-35, F 6 Responses Dec 3, 2015

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    Excuse me miss, can I take you out tonight?

    ? Perhaps to the movies or maybe to the park.. Why don't we lay down under the stars and talk about our dreams and plan a future together.. I'd lay wide awake watching you sleep because I know my reality is better than any dream.. so what do you think? forever sounds good to me...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 7, 2015

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    It's funny and you may need to be of my

    generation to get this, but we all grew up being sold the fairy tale. You know the one, the tale of living happily ever after. We were led to believe that by a certain age it would be a certain way, we would be happy, set for life, and have no worries. And maybe we weren't...
    Chrye Chrye 51-55, F 11 Responses Jan 6, 2015

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    THE One Flaw In Women

    This one is for the ladies… By the time the Lord made woman, he was into his sixth day of working overtime. An angel appeared and said, "Why are you spending so much time on this one?"And the Lord answered, "Have you seen my spec sheet on her? She has to...
    clowcri clowcri 22-25, F 8 Responses Apr 19, 2009

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    Yeap, i am, but sometimes it hurts like hell.

    truth is that Reality scares me..
    darkTV darkTV 18-21, M Jan 10

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    Hello Friends I had A scary dream

    and it was such that I wondered why the dream was almost similar to the dream I had almost two month ago. as I reflected upon the dream and sort to find out the relevance behind the series of reoccurring patterns presented thereof I felt inspired to translate the dream into...
    Denny29 Denny29 26-30, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    meaningseeker meaningseeker 22-25, F 6 Responses May 16, 2014

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    People often underestimate what they're capable

    of. But you find out you can do a lot more than you thought you could, when you don't have a choice. We should all have more faith in ourselves and our abilities to start with
    PraiseBeToYevon PraiseBeToYevon 31-35, F 9 Responses May 13, 2015

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    I keep having dreams about my accident,

    I don't know what it really means . Should I go see were the house once was standing . Am I trying to forgive myself a little I really don't know
    Snowflake107 Snowflake107 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 31

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    Sometimes I get lost in my own head

    and have to fight to get out.
    Perfectdreamingskull Perfectdreamingskull 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 26, 2015

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    What if nothing is real,

    outside our own mind (brains in a vat)? If what we experience is just a projection and simulated reality...but then it's a bit self centered and focused solely on 'I' and others experiences don't exist...and the way you interact or react wouldn't really matter...but I'm not a...
    elizsvot elizsvot 22-25, F 11 Responses May 8, 2015

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    A funny thing happened today.

    .. I was at work this morning and a random thought sparked inside my mind. I used to think I was weird for not being interested in anyone. I just haven't met anyone interesting yet. Ok, I'm done with my random thought of the day.
    SecretTurtle SecretTurtle 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I am a middle aged woman.

    .. wow that was hard to type... lol I am married... I have kids... a full time job... just an ordinary life...my life is good... but things could be better. I love to dream of how things could be... a lot of what ifs... I think about choices I've made, things i could do...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Feb 10, 2014

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    You know you're in love

    when you can't fall asleep, because reality is finally better than your dreams.
    Salute2MyFlaws Salute2MyFlaws 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 29, 2015

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    `Empathetic people — dreamers

    and idealists — have this sort of accidental power. Most spend their early years ridden with self-doubt, insecurity, and people pleasing habits. But their journey is inevitably derailed when this comfortable life gets uprooted by an unexpected darkness. Suddenly their trusted...
    PuppetOnStrings PuppetOnStrings 22-25, F 8 Responses Apr 2, 2015

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    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 24, 2015

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    Thinker Moment: The same boiling water

    that softens a potato, also hardens an egg. Sooooo it's about what you're made of, not the circumstances. Yeah.
    Salute2MyFlaws Salute2MyFlaws 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 20, 2014

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    So last night I had a good assess dream

    and not ...I dreampt I was making out with YOUNG Leonardo DiCaprio and I was ....and soo all of a sudden I'm slow kissing him and he's (like not right now its cuz....)and then I woke up ????????????
    WellImGoodAF WellImGoodAF 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    CloseButNoGuitar CloseButNoGuitar 26-30, M 2 Responses Dec 10, 2015

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    I dunno if I can deal with my life

    for much longer. I know people have it worse but problems just keep piling on top of one another. The discouraging thing is that I know I will never give up no matter what life throws at me. Been betrayed before, it may happen again.
    NoReasonToLiveForMe NoReasonToLiveForMe 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    I am out and about tonight on my own without my

    toddler in tow. Its my night. I feel blessed to have some time for myself with my parents help. Im having a cup of coffee and a book. Reading "One Summer" by David Baldacci. I've been choosing books related to my situation now. Books about a dying husband/wife or about being a...
    majesticsea majesticsea 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    I once dreamed a dream.

    ..that I was crazy enough, and brave enough, to believe in myself to the fullest. And I hoped, upon waking, decades from now as I lie on my deathbed, that I'd realize I had lived my dream
    PhxAlx PhxAlx 22-25, M Jan 26

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    If robbers ever broke into my house

    and searched for money, i'd just laugh and search with them. xp
    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 11, 2015

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    Breakthroughs happen

    when intelligent people dream
    Faerylight Faerylight 41-45, F 4 Responses Jul 2, 2015

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    I love to daydream and think.

    Reality is lame and not interesting. When you spend time inside your head there are not limits to anything!
    chipconyurson chipconyurson 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 19

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    I am a person who craves emotional,

    intellectual and spiritual honesty. I long to know another human being who craves truth and deepness the way I do. To just connect with this one person is what would really make my life complete and have meaning. Just thoughts of being able to talk with and feel another person's...
    Johnny050 Johnny050 46-50, M 3 Responses Jan 14

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    I wish you would stop getting my hopes up,

    why can't you just be honest with me? work was tough and I'm tired of games, in pain and just want to give up. but I have so much
    vrogers1992 vrogers1992 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 5

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    I love to THINK I love to DREAM There is a

    difference although at times, it seems to be a fine line that separates the two. I go all day experiencing different thoughts, many of which are things that I dream of just happening to me. Sometimes we need to push ourselves for our dreams to actually come true but often, we...
    jezwriting jezwriting 56-60, M Jan 3

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    Isn't ironic? we ignore the ones

    who adore us. Love the ones who hurt us, and hurt the ones that love us.
    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 5, 2015

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    So, I tend to fantasize a lot ,

    about love and my career, mind you, I just got out of high school haha, and really, I'm just focussed on my chess, my own research, catching up on some overdue sleep and reading, and just loving and living life, today though, marks the day that I finally got over a few potential...
    Braz1n Braz1n 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 27

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    There's no use in dwelling on what's past,

    unless it's with the express purpose of not repeating it. (((Not to do of course with relaxing nostalgic practices, those are like little massages for a tensed up brain)))
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 2, 2015

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    Earthlostangel Earthlostangel 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2015

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    The sad truth is so many people are in love

    and not together and so many people are together and not in love...
    DeathThrone DeathThrone 22-25, F 5 Responses Aug 20, 2015

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    My new husband was a single child

    and lived a sheltered life. We have only been married a few weeks now, and since he comes from a religious family, we lived strictly apart until our wedding night. All that went well, so I won’t say more about it. But a couple of days after the “big night” things began to...
    bakeddolores bakeddolores 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Remember when you were a child

    and your mother or father read or told you bedtime stories or fairy tales whatever you call them. I guarantee that 99.9 % of those fairytales had a happy ending. Isn't this the way to promote unrealistic expectation? The whole word expectation gives me a lot to think about. You...
    alonewolfgirl alonewolfgirl 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2015

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    Well, or a thinker and a dreamer.

    either way she is really special.
    wd402 wd402 51-55, M Jan 4

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    thatstar96 thatstar96 18-21, F 4 Responses May 28, 2014

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    I Search For You

    I am always thinking about the purpose of life, the 'reality' of existence, trying to logically fit the pieces of the puzzle together, trying to understand, trying to find answers, trying to find you..... I am always looking for signs, searching eyes, listening for words of...
    DreamChristine DreamChristine 31-35, F 42 Responses Dec 31, 2012

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    As I Began to Love Myself,

    by Charlie Chaplin As I began to love myself I found that anguish and emotional suffering are only warning signs that I was living against my own truth. Today, I know, this is "AUTHENTICITY". As I began to love myself I understood how much it can offend somebody As I try to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 10, 2015

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    I learned the most beautiful word today:) it

    was ephemeral! it means only lasting for a short time like a bubble or a butterfly:b i love it!
    JennaRee JennaRee 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 10, 2015

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