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I Am Determined to Succeed

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    I don't care what happens today, I am determined to remain optimistic. Here's to those who keep on keepin' on!
    biggunsatx biggunsatx 41-45, M 3 Responses 47 mins ago

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    A woman bought eggs and butter from a farmer who had a fine reputation not only for the quality of his products, but also for his promptness of delivery. Then one day, when she was...
    Truestoriesonly Truestoriesonly 26-30, M 1 hr ago

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    On this day 25 years ago, tennis history was made. It happened on the most famous tennis court in the whole world - on Centre Court at Wimbledon, on 7th July 1990 when Martina...
    Drastine Drastine 18-21, M 2 hrs ago

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    Hi, I was diagnosed with otoscelrosis around two years ago now in both ears, but primarily effecting my left worse than right. In this time I have had two unsuccessful stapedectomy...
    SRB1993 SRB1993 22-25, M 3 hrs ago

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    One of the many flaws of the educative system in my country is that public schools create groups with a small number of students for those with behavioral or cognitive problems...
    Danceofhours Danceofhours 41-45, M 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I was previously within the camp that sex is biologically determined while gender is socially determined. That worked for a college student shortly after 9/11, though it certainly...
    wuiop2 wuiop2 31-35, M 2 days ago

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    STILL FEEL LIKE A FAILURE? Read this! Everything is either an opportunity to grow or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to choose. “If I find 10,000 ways something...
    GraceIsMine GraceIsMine 66-70, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I am depressed... Again. This time im going to keep dreaming and living and hopong despite the emotional turmoil. Im fighting myself but ill win in the end. Self pity and tantrums...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    (This is long) You see, I've been with this girl for about three and a half years. She's great on paper and has a lot of fantastic attributes that mesh with my personality very...
    ZanderPiano ZanderPiano 22-25, M Jun 27

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    I spent so much of my life trying to please others. And never succeeding. But deciding not to do that anymore, to live honestly? Old patterns of behaviour are not broken by a...
    jacquelinejones jacquelinejones 46-50 2 Responses Jun 24

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    This is an honest, from the heart, open letter to the Stoddard County Missouri, Children's Division. Mr. Davis, I know you probably have no idea who I am so I will remind you. I...
    IamPrisonerZero IamPrisonerZero 31-35, M Jun 20

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    my ideas have changed a bit about what my goals are. of course, to be able to take care of myself and my family in a job where i am caring for and helping others. maybe i will...
    kpl2014 kpl2014 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    I found the definition and its kind of scary how close this is to the truth 😓 . . Capricorn in a Nutshell: . Capricorns are very ambitious people, they always have something...
    NZginger NZginger 18-21, M 8 Responses Jun 19

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    This is we become the other woman,....H and I were having a good time, laughing and reminiscing. I had the strong desire to be evil. Instead of us enjoying our bonding moment, I...
    solostance solostance 31-35, T 2 Responses Jun 18

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    I've been depressed since I was 8 years old.on the way home from a Disneyland vacation me my siblings and my mom and grandma we're in a car crash and my mom and grandma died. I was...
    dnikalee1 dnikalee1 13-15, F 5 Responses Jun 18

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    I haven't self harmed for year and half now. I stopped after I cut a 30 cm long, 1 cm wide and deep wound across my right thigh, with scissors. I bled so much and I can still feel...
    lenna99 lenna99 16-17, F Jun 18

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    As hard as it is to change our thinking and the way we feel about ourselves, we must try like hell, because no one should miss out on opportunities made for them because they don't...
    Mala1718 Mala1718 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 18

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    The other angle = the helped Okay, so I'm really putting myself out here for everyone to see. I was once in the helped category. For a long time there was somebody in my life that...
    Alphaman223 Alphaman223 41-45, M 2 Responses Jun 18

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    Too late to leave them. I have faith in them sometimes though. I live in England , but I'm actually not British, I'm Albanian. So my English is good I suppose, I got an A* in...
    secret687 secret687 13-15, F Jun 18

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    I hate being an only child...it's such a lonely existence. What saddens me the most is I never got the chance to hear someone call me their Sister or Auntie. What I also resent...
    AlreadyOwned7379 AlreadyOwned7379 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 17

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    How can NC work when he is going out of his way to win back my attention and talk to me *sob*. Ladies who are succeeding at this, please help a sister out
    Strang3r Strang3r 22-25, F 7 Responses Jun 17

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    I was raised to be honest. I never learned to lie well. I have learned to give honest answers that skirt around dangerous waters if I cannot avoid giving an answer. (When your...
    Writer1967 Writer1967 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 16

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    I have Icarine fantasies because merely 'okay' is not okay. If I Rise then my pain will have been worth it. My pain will have been justified. If i Fall then i am also fallible and...
    scoria scoria 22-25 Jun 16

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    Secret Cat Diary DAY 752 - My captors continue to taunt me with bizarre little dangling objects. They dine lavishly on fresh meat, while I am forced to eat dry cereal. The only...
    SouthernBelle2 SouthernBelle2 41-45, F 8 Responses Jun 16

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    i was raped many times my mother only knows of two times that i was raped because i don't want to tell her the rest. each time it happens she makes me feel bad and stresses me out...
    lies18 lies18 18-21 2 Responses Jun 16

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    Read this in my class! 1. Waste Time Feeling Sorry for Themselves. You don’t see mentally strong people feeling sorry for their circumstances or dwelling on the way they’ve...
    summerwind22 summerwind22 51-55, F 2 Responses Jun 16

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    I rarely read romance novels or fluff novels. I'm not one for damsels in distress waiting for a hero to save them. I like when the damsel saves herself. I have enjoyed select...
    livelaughlovedream3 livelaughlovedream3 41-45, F 6 Responses Jun 16

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    My goal is to be real and meaningful here, and I wonder how well I succeed in this. Feel free to let me know what you think, positive or constructive, and I'll be glad to review...
    Gentle153 Gentle153 26-30, M 2 Responses Jun 15

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    I really hate my body, my personality, my face well everything. I have no one to talk to because no one will ever understand how i deep down feel because they aren't me or fat. I...
    shamefulloser shamefulloser 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 15

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    I'm pretty sure they are, I expected this years ago. My dad has already had the talk about it with me. And he got really drunk yesterday cuz he's really taking it hard. But my mom...
    Th3Ch3shir3Kat Th3Ch3shir3Kat 13-15, M 3 Responses Jun 15

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    Can a history teacher explain this ... Abraham Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846. John F. Kennedy was elected to Congress in 1946. Abraham Lincoln was elected President in...
    Fources Fources 36-40, M 1 Response Jun 15

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    So after less than 3 hours of sleep within the past 3 days, I'm slowly going mad. Somehow there's hope thanks to everyone on here. Once I had loads of stuff on my bucket list, but...
    crackedwriter crackedwriter 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 15

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    I am in the process of selecting what stories I have written , of course i am refining them and creating my own book. If it can be done I will do it. I want it done. The problem I...
    MsOracle MsOracle 66-70, F 4 Responses Jun 14

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    Wet sloppy licks greeted my face as Shorty demanded his morning walk. He was spoilt and knew it. Barefoot zombie trance motions took me into the kitchen where H left coffee for me...
    complex7 complex7 31-35, F Jun 14

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    I have this irrational fear or more so intolerance to boredom, I only accept it when I need to relax and chill and the limit is 3-4 hours, after that I am like "I WANNA PARTY AND...
    SpiritualStoner SpiritualStoner 16-17, M 3 Responses Jun 12

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    I'm embarking on a 60 day juice fast. I really want to emotionally detox as well and keep my word to myself. Previously, I haven't gotten past day 4. This is a huge step and I'm...
    meiracull meiracull 26-30, F Jun 12

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    First off, I'm a guy. I just wanted to get that out of the way because I'm scrolling through these discussions and only see females. I put my mood as ashamed because I know that...
    GAraised21 GAraised21 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 11

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    I am a big girl now. I can handle and succeed in life. I am in control of myself and no one else.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 11

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    I know, I have been that soldier! But it is irritating. Every action needs that reaction to succeed.
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8 41-45, M Jun 11

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    Thru my experience every concert that pulled was supported 100% by my fan's their the ones who wanted me to succeed coming from the bottom we never had much but our will to survive...
    jjfiya5543 jjfiya5543 18-21, M Jun 11

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    “They have succeeded in accumulating a greater mass of objects, but the joy in the world has grown less.” - Dostoyevsky, in The Karamazov Brothers.
    Danceofhours Danceofhours 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 11

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