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I Am Doing the Best I Can Here

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    Really, I Am....

    ~ I was born a worrier, & I guarantee my momma made it worse. She had ulcers as a teenager & had her first grey hair when she was 16, all because of her worry & anxiety. Like I said, I come by it naturally. ~ ~ When I care about someone as deeply as I care...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 6, 2009

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    Picking Myself Up Again

    Sometimes I write e-mails to my gal pal and vent, but coming into ep gives her a beak.My bf was here and so miserable and mean. Just a grump. No compassion in him and he says to hurt. He is so cold and selfish.I'm listening to Louise L Hay right now trying to put myself together...
    MsBlueDreamer MsBlueDreamer 41-45, F Apr 29, 2012

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    Good Actions Give Strength To Others

    In a selfless and benign manner I have endeavoured to support the causes and petitions EP has incorporated on this site. In addition I hope to enrich and share the wisdom with others, a quote has the ability to enhance our appreciation and the stimulating knowledge is a...
    jophene jophene 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 21, 2009

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    I Am

        i am doing the best i can here and in life . if you can't deal with that . then get over it . i am not trying to be mean . but i am just doing the best i can here .
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 10, 2009

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    I Just Wish I'm Stronger

    I do my best all the time. I suck at sports (a lot) but seeing how most of my classmates are good athletes, I strive to catch up to them and stand equal. But no matter how much I love sports like baseball, swimming or badminton, I just never seem to be able to suck less. I'm...
    SilverTrace SilverTrace 16-17, M Jan 14, 2010

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    Here On Ep

    I am doing the best I can to write stories that matter to me and hope they matter to you to. I'm doing the best to be the friend to you you've been to me, I'm doing the best to ask and answer questions that I feel something towards even if its sarcasm, I'm doing the best to keep...
    Qtip1976 Qtip1976 31-35, M Mar 22, 2013

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    And It's Never Enough

    It's really heart breaking that my best is never enough. For once I want good thing to happen just out of the blue!
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 6 Responses May 2, 2009

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    I Wish The Tears Would Help.........

    I am in a house with a drug addicted husband, if you have read some of my stories you know already. I try to keep peoples spirits up on here. Because helping others helps me. I don't want pity. Just support. And I know that I will get that here. If you would have told me this is...
    kimintheclouds kimintheclouds 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 3, 2012

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    We Are All Here For A Finite Amount Of Time

    I made a promise to myself to make the most of life. I do the very best I can in everything I do. I believe if you do not put effort into something you won't get anything out of it. I believe that I have an influence on other people, I do my best to make that as positive as...
    wack1985 wack1985 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 21, 2009

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    Always.

    Sometimes it is not enough, but I did try.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 26, 2009

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    I guess to understand the full depth of my story, it's best to start at the very beginning It all started when I turned 7. Up until that age, I has a great family. My mom and dad...
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    I just want to say that I love my best friend. He's the best thing that's happened to me since I moved to this dead old town and I love him so much I get the urge to hug him just...
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    Schism7 Schism7 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    But I usually prefer humans. Not trolls. Lol. Jk. But, yeah, I'm kinda lonely and have only myself to talk to. I'm sure we can be friends.
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    No disease scares anyone much more than a diagnosis of most cancers. You will find several sorts of scarce flu as well as meningitis that you'll have considered, but most cancers...
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    My name is Cheyenne, and im almost eighteen now. but when i was just fifteen, my life was turned upside down. i was a good student, a principles pet, my family and friends where...
    CheyChey26 CheyChey26 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    I'm a freshman in a new school and my best friend but I'm not his from our old school gets invited to a bunch of places with people who I thought I was friends with I've only been...
    freshman98 freshman98 13-15, M Mar 29

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    The best person ever. The one who honestly changed my life so much. I thank God for them every day. They helped me see that I really matter, not just to one person but to a lot of...
    seasalticecream seasalticecream 16-17, M Apr 7

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    My best friend. She is truly amazing. I honestly don't know what I would do without her. She is always here for me, and I am always here for her. I love my best friend <3 (in a...
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    NekroNomikon NekroNomikon 18-21, F Mar 28

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    I hate it when someone tries to make me feel guilty for no obvious reason. Saying no obvious reason because when I am wrong, when I do something wrong, when I know that I hurt...
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    I work at a supermarket, go to college, and I'm doing my best to work out and loose weight (so far successful) but lately I can't seem to focus on what I'm doing at work. I can't...
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    I can't get over you..... You're crazy. You're abounding in love, knowledge, and strength. You walked among us not looking down upon us but brought yourself to where we were to...
    jcountry jcountry 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 2

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    There is nothing too hard for God. Whatever you're going through he can deliver you from any addiction, sickness, mental illness, depression, anything. If you turn to God, turn...
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    Unlike most of the stories here on the same subject, absolutely nothing ever happened between me and my best friend: we never dated—nor did anyone ever even suggest it or say we...
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    IlovetitsToo IlovetitsToo 31-35, M Mar 27

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    Is this feeling mine or have I been made to feel like it?!? Has anyone been in this situation . I am constantly in battle. I can only do to the best of my ability knowing that it...
    saeed78 saeed78 31-35, M Mar 31

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    I guess I will just have to hope that my best is indeed good enough because frankly it's all I've got.
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    jamesbond1551 jamesbond1551 13-15, M 16 hrs ago

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    My best friend and I were friends for 3 long years. Sadly our friendship is over, but I don't want to dwell on that. She's changed. She's not that girl that I knew anymore. But I...
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