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I Am a Friend Waiting to Be Found

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    I Am a Friend Waiting to Be Found

    How many times do you pick up a magazine to read about people who say they are so lonely and cannot find friends anywhere? Well, I am one of those people. Surely if there are so many lonely folk out there, we should be able to find a meeting place - perhaps here at EP? I would...
    ghost88 ghost88 46-50, F 2 Responses Oct 21, 2007

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    I Am...

    I have always been treated like a door mat when it comes to friendships, especially in school. Out of all the pain and hurt, I accumulated one amazing friend, Shanay. But sometimes one is not enough, I have tried expanding my social life/group, but have been looking in all the...
    TheSimpsons8 TheSimpsons8 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 10, 2012

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    Crazy Guy

    Well, what can be said?  (By the way, the personal pronoun "I" is not used very much in this guy, lol)  Umm, born in the Bahamas, adopted and moved to Alaska.  Got involved mostly in music.  Play the violin, viola, piano, and sing opera. ...
    selfmort selfmort 26-30, M Oct 21, 2007

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    So Am I

    I need to meet more people in real life. More human contact. I joined the Democratic Club on election night. I think it's a good idea for me to meet people with whom I share some fundamental passion- spiritual, political, gender, whatever. That's why I like EP so much. I can...
    RubyTewes RubyTewes 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 6, 2008

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    Do You Really Wanna Know? Lol

    Weeeeell!  This will be more impersonal than you know, in a personal kind of way. Detail is well expressed in this vessel so start the ferris wheel, thar she blows!  Born in the Bahamas and resided there until six years old.  Was adopted and moved to Alaska, big...
    selfmort selfmort 26-30, M Oct 21, 2007

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    No promises. I could never find it in my heart to completely turn my back on someone who wants to be my friend. Once I know your do I try but if I don't think we can be friend...
    RandomDudeFriend RandomDudeFriend 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 10

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    this platform is new for me.for last 10 years i was feel alone to me.now connecting with all you friends i found a new life to inspire me to think that i am not alone.thanks all of...
    nikhiljoshi1123 nikhiljoshi1123 36-40, M Oct 2

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    I used to have lots of girls who I thought were my friends. I found out they were only friends with me because of what I could for them. I wish I could make friends with a few...
    ReignLove3 ReignLove3 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    yeah! I've made many good friends on the internet, from different countries, from same country. back when yahoo was popular and different forums. I feel very comfortable with...
    LittleCreates LittleCreates 22-25, M 34 mins ago

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    Try no best friends who care. Watch who u call your best friend because most likely that person will always put themselves before you.
    sammylynn333 sammylynn333 16-17, F 26 mins ago

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    Long term illness is difficult to deal with at the best of times, but being told you need major surgery like a heart transplant is not what I'd call pleasant. I have spent the...
    InstantCustard InstantCustard 26-30, M Oct 12

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    Not to death. I met her in college and we were as close as a man and a woman can be without being boyfriend and girlfriend, husband and wife. People would often think we were...
    Ankokushin Ankokushin 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am in Melbourne, Australia and looking for a FRIEND with benefits...Ladies only...!!
    meetme63 meetme63 46-50, M 1 Response 30 mins ago

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    I'm lost and alone; forever wandering and searching for people who I can truly connect with. I feel a void deep inside my soul that never leaves; no matter how hard I try to fill...
    electrapleiadian electrapleiadian 18-21, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    hola....i have lots of friends but no one is my best friend ya close friend.....in my life i m waiting for some one who is coming in to my life and change my life......
    NivyaSurani NivyaSurani 16-17, F 3 Responses Oct 1

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    Im waiting and looking for my true best friend like people waiting,wishing,looking for their soulmates :')
    Unstableteen Unstableteen 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    2 and a half years ago I was dumped by a male friend, who I would consider the best friend I’ve ever had. We connected on every level and I had never emotionally been as close to...
    iwannaLIVE iwannaLIVE 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I moved schools in grade 3. I still remember seeing all of the kids who were already friends talking about their summers and all that and I was kind of left out. The teacher told...
    QuinnMac12 QuinnMac12 13-15, F Oct 6

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    The Anti-Social ‘Social Networkers’ It seems to be a trend that is not going away. You are out with some friends, at a social gathering, mine was a bowling night, a group of 6...
    StereoTypical StereoTypical 41-45, M Oct 7

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    I feel like I'm waiting for someone to text me, but I'm not sure who it is. I'm just staring at my phone just waiting but I'm not sure what I'm waiting for.
    internetrodo internetrodo 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 26

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    I met my BF 7 yrs ago. During our friendship i noticed that her daughter was very demanding of her mother's time. Many people have found that it is really disrespectful to them...
    Dragonlady2 Dragonlady2 51-55, F 1 Response Oct 4

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    Preview I was 15 when I couldn’t handle it anymore, so I decided to go and talk to him. I told him it was great that they were such good friend, but that it was getting too much...
    mydailylifeasme mydailylifeasme 18-21, F Oct 5

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    In my house nakedness is not encouraged so I have to find my moments when I can. I love being naked, as you will see from my other stories, and I love sleeping naked, but can only...
    Bartimaues Bartimaues 22-25, M Oct 2

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    I got the call on Sunday from someone i haven't seen in two and a half years. I told him I have been tested twice and was clear. The next day I called the dr. and found out I...
    sallyrockstar sallyrockstar 36-40, F Oct 3

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    A year and a half ago, I was on Facebook.. I stumbled across a guys Facebook status, that said " tbh like my status and I'll inbox you " so out of boredom I liked it... Waiting for...
    babiieIcee babiieIcee 18-21, F Oct 5

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    I'm really worried about my friends. I'm at that age where all of my friends are ******* up their lives. I just found out that two of my close friends are addicted to heroin and I...
    zclimber zclimber 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 13

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    During my teens, I spent a lot of time on the streets to get away from home. It didn't take long for me to affiliate myself with other kids that were like me. It's amazing how much...
    PerpetualDreamers PerpetualDreamers 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    I'm still thinking about all this high school shizz because of how screwed over I felt the whole time. I'm trying to get on with my life, but I can't really do that until certain...
    jpk29 jpk29 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Yes unfortunately I have my friend and I were hanging out on the couch at my her house watching a movie and I had to pee but I didn't feel like going yet because just started...
    hopelesslycurious hopelesslycurious 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Well I haven't been on this sure in several years...Never really stopped thinking about it so idk why it took me so long to come back but this really was somewhat of a release for...
    lostwithin25 lostwithin25 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 24

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    I initially joined EP because I was lonely and looking for comfort but after weeks of pleading for someone's time, I have found solace in being here for others. Some of you might...
    blessednlife blessednlife 51-55, F 3 Responses Sep 28

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    My old bestfriend and i clicked ever since we met. She is so much like me. Well both of my old bestfriends. In 8th grade year i found out i was moving and moved half of that year...
    A0927T A0927T 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 29

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    One of my closest friends seemed to never notice my wife was sleeping with one of his room mates. I am not believing him nor the friends who spent so many evenings around them...
    tommiatkins tommiatkins 51-55, M Oct 5

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    I have found awesome friends here! They are like more than friends! But i met even more helpful and amazing friends named: Katlein (sorry kat for the wrong spelling) and Keiara...
    mahdiraza mahdiraza 16-17, M Oct 6

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    I find it rather annoying when a person turns up late especially if (s)he's the one that decided on the time in the first place. You text them they'll tell you they're on their...
    ira01 ira01 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 12

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    When I was 15, I was cut off from any financial support, so I worked part time at a local restaurant. I worked two days and made $48 per week getting paid under the table. I tried...
    PerpetualDreamers PerpetualDreamers 26-30, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Everyone in this world is fake, they have gotten so good at it they could actually make it a permanent job, I swear people would become billionaires. I hate how you feel like an...
    simplyfuckit simplyfuckit 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 26

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    I'm really bored D: and I'm waiting for my friend to pick me up so we can go to a pool party since #itshot. Lookie me, it looks like I have a life haha xD well anyways, hai I'm...
    jayyward jayyward 16-17, M Oct 4

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    I've been friends with this guy for quite sometime . We both are married and have families . His wife is cool with me. We hung out together , talked , invited me to his get...
    js1276 js1276 36-40, F Oct 5

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    A while ago I posted "Good friend are hard to come long"Months down the line, it seems that in time "good freinds will come around".  I have met some amazing people online...
    MzPhoenix MzPhoenix 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 7

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    I was really depressed last November to the point that I didn’t believe I was depressed and told my 2 best friends I was bipolar when I wasn’t. I also told one of them I was...
    em27soccer em27soccer 16-17, F Oct 7

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    I cleaned out my bedroom closet today.I went through lots of old stuff, including photos from my childhood and a large binder filled with details of my family tree. I shuffled...
    lovelywarpedlemon lovelywarpedlemon 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 13

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    Two friends Once two friends argued, and one of them slapped another. This man felt a pain, but telling nothing and wrote on the sand: — Today my best friend slapped me. They...
    TheShalottLady TheShalottLady 61-65, F Sep 24

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    Well here's the story. So me and my best friend have been bffs for six years, since we were in seventh grade and now we are juniors in high school. We tell each other everything...
    FairyTailGM FairyTailGM 16-17, F Oct 6

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    I have a few personal friends that I introduced to EP, one is a friend that works in a store close to mine and another is a couple that are great friends of my wife's and mine...
    IZZYNUDIST IZZYNUDIST 41-45, M 2 Responses Oct 7

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    When I was in high school I had been friends with everyone. There weren't any cliques, everyone knew everyone. But after I graduated, and everyone went away it was just me n' a few...
    LadyOfPuzzles LadyOfPuzzles 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 8

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    I've lost so many best friend because they don't get along with my other friends. Since i am not picky with friends they are a mix of everything. As long as they have good...
    doglover3366 doglover3366 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 10

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