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I Am Following My Heart

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    Heart Trails

    There are times when the pinches amount to bruising And all faerie can do is cry, letting the tears fall To only feel what is overwhelming in my heart... Not because it is too painful or distressing But because it is so raw and tender... Where the bruises show me what is real...
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 4 Responses Apr 8, 2012

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    The Love of My Life, Really.

    i have never opened my heart the way i had with my fiance now. people say i am way too young to settle and have no idea what i am doing. but, honestly, when i think of the word future, he is the first thing on my mind. i am the most happiest when i am with him, no one else. i...
    mc121707 mc121707 18-21, F Dec 14, 2008

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    The Heart Speaks

    I've spent so many years trying to remain out of the spotlight, to keep a low profile, to do enough to say I did enough and not have too much recognition. For the last year I've fantasized about cutting ties with everyone I know and roaming the Earth, giving aid to others without...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 11, 2012

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    That's Me..

    I let my heart show me the way... It's just too bad that depression easily influences my "heart" and misleads me.. But apart from when being depressed it works quite good..
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Dec 11, 2007

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    Being happy is amazing.

    Why on Earth did I wait so long ??!!
    lynnee360 lynnee360 41-45, F Oct 30

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    I Go Where It Calls

    I don't know where it's leading me and it may lead to me to places unknown but if my heart is leading me there, then it's probly somewhere i want to be.
    misternobrain misternobrain 22-25, M Aug 6, 2011

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    My Heart Leads The Way

    I am following my heart and sometimes it takes me here and there and everywhere. Some days my heart wants to go to the movies and catch a action packed flick or other days it wants to go for a walk down a long dirt road and wants to think about life. This heart of mine is really...
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Jan 26, 2013

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    I Love Him!

    For, I am following my heart...by going for him, and tellin everyone the truth about me. I am gay, and I love it. He is the best, and I hope it last forever with him, he makes me so happy. My heart is telling me to keep with it, and to make sure to put no harm on anyone or...
    Undefinedsystem Undefinedsystem 16-17, M 6 Responses Jul 21, 2010

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    Heart Path

    For most of my life I have been doing what others wanted or needed me to do, or what I believed they wanted or needed...this isn't wrong, it's just been another way along my path....however I can no longer deny what my heart feels, I must follow where it leads, as it flows...
    Goddesslight Goddesslight 31-35, F Oct 4, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    I started speaking to this guy, he is in upper sixth form and im in year 11 and straight away we clicked and i have never met anyone like him, we spoke everyday for two months...
    izzlebizzle izzlebizzle 13-15, F Dec 2

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    Charming, attentive, interested, witty, flirtatious - these are all the traits. He knows exactly how to make a woman feel special, different from the rest, and like his one and...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 9 Responses Nov 24

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    It's my fault that I had hope in love. I didn't listen to their warnings and concerns- you were right and now I fall. Don't you feel happy now? You're just so smart- please tell...
    DreamChristine DreamChristine 31-35, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    The most important till now, You should never do something if you don't want to, no matter how much someone wants you to do it, no matter how happy it makes them. Do it only if...
    SecretsOut14 SecretsOut14 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 21

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    I Would have followed him most anywhere....it seems we move farther and farther apart. I have to make choices for my life I wish I was making them with him....it seems I might be...
    searchingfar searchingfar 22-25, F 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    I want them to play the following: Saviour- Black Veil Brides Black Parade- My Chemical Romance Thnks Fr Th Mmrs- Fall Out Boy Sugar We're Goin Down- Fall Out Boy Alone Together...
    irero1331 irero1331 18-21, F Dec 9

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    Those words you said "I want to remain as friends" and "I knew you liked me for a while" took me by surprise. I didn't know what they until a couple of hours later when I finally...
    Evoriya Evoriya 16-17, F Dec 1

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    So it I've been having them since June of this year. I started with chest pressure and pain and had those skipped or hard beats feeling in my heart. I ended up getting an ekg and...
    Triforce89 Triforce89 22-25, M Nov 18

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    HEARTa heart is such a powerful thing. it's a muscle. strong and determined.it's the thing you never seem to think of... but if it's not there... your life is over. it's that ever...
    SweeetKiester SweeetKiester 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 17

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    There is a quote that goes 'the heart wants what the heart wants.' I believe a heart that is hurting wants different things to what the happy heart wants. So which one do you go...
    wtf70 wtf70 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 18

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    It's such a devastating experience to have a broken heart.. The physical and emotional turmoil is so deep no words can accurately say. Physically if one has a heart attack medicine...
    Beanbella Beanbella 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    Before getting into it, some background: I have grown cold over the years, to the point where I dont even feel emotion at all at the pain or death of friends and family (with one...
    MrWinstonSmith MrWinstonSmith 22-25, M Dec 6

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    I didn't mean to fall in love with him--I just did. He was just a schoolmate back in College. But ever since one of my classmates said that we looked good together, my suffering...
    ayamesan16 ayamesan16 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I think every moment is going to be different. Some days I will feel strong and okay and others I will cry my eyes out. This is much like my last heart break. Same in many ways. it...
    searchingfar searchingfar 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    going to school ,wearing a beautiful smile, full of excitement , holding a breath for a seconds before entering my room.listening well to the lesson ,answering those questions...
    davinesarah davinesarah 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 21

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    I had been out with my horse for about two hours, when all of a sudden, out of no where, I had the awfullest chest pain! It felt like something was crushing my entire chest, a...
    Willa91 Willa91 22-25, F Nov 22

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    A Fiery Heart You believe that love is strong and powerful. Love rules your life, and it's really true that love conquers all. You love passionately and deeply. You can't stop...
    submissivelittlewoman submissivelittlewoman 41-45, F 3 Responses Dec 5

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    My walled up heartI have a wall you cannot seeBecause its deep inside of me.It blocks my heart on every sideAnd helps emotions there to hide.You cant reach in,I cant reach out,You...
    kimmygary kimmygary 26-30, F 25 Responses Dec 6

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    i thought I was prepared for this. I pretend like I am strong most often. People think I am but I am not at all. It is a defense mechanism, look tough and people won't try to hurt...
    searchingfar searchingfar 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    With dreams in my eyes I went away from home I don't know where the road will lead me The fragrance of wet ground Brings tears to my eyes I leave the world of my dreams behind in...
    ravi1509 ravi1509 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 19

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    This is the first story I've ever written on this site and likewise my first real experience of heartbreak. The stupid kind, where there are no grand betrayals or the cruel lapse...
    starstarstar58 starstarstar58 18-21, F Nov 19

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    It was through my daughter I learned to love. Until that moment I didn't understand what it meant to love, a most unselfish of emotions. She made what had been dark, light. I knew...
    EverlyAnn EverlyAnn 31-35, F Nov 20

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    People come and go in and out of our lives. Some people are only there for a season, a month, a week or even a day. You can easily drop a person out of your mind, but you cannot...
    LosNLove LosNLove 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 22

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    I don't want to sit here and have people think I'm feeling sorry for myself. It's time to let out this pain. So, I met a man seven months ago. He was practically everything I liked...
    ChellyRocker ChellyRocker 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 25

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    I'm young right now and I understand that but this feeling is indescribable. I feel like my heart is going into a shredder while still breaking off into smaller pieces. What makes...
    Savone52798 Savone52798 16-17, F Nov 25

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    Should i believe him? He said he still loved me when he broke up with me, he said i wasn't supportive, i was pushy and demanding, that i broke his heart and couldn't bring...
    SnowCrystall SnowCrystall 26-30, F Nov 28

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    I have always felt embarrassed about listening to heartbeats. I never told anyone and I still don't to this day. I cant remember when it started, but just being able to hear a...
    isabellehardy44 isabellehardy44 13-15, F Nov 28

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    To my dearest King, Maybe I am not allowed to call you like this. This is the end of my dreams .I’ve reached a dead end. I have nowhere to go and no one to talk to. I’m broken...
    Anbarasi Anbarasi 18-21, F Nov 28

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    I said I wouldn't let it happen...but I did...I opened my heart up to you...I gave you all of me....endless hours...only to find out I don't mean that much to you! I am crushed...
    redlissa redlissa 36-40, F Nov 30

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    Last night was the hardest night of my life. Almost three years ago, I met a wonderful man. Clever, intelligent, funny, respectful : someone a lot of women would call perfect. He...
    FromDuskTillDawn FromDuskTillDawn 22-25 Dec 8

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    I honestly am probably going to get annoying with everything I am writing or will write but I don't know what else to do. Everything else I want to do is not healthy and I don't...
    searchingfar searchingfar 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I just opened the holiday card I was going to send. I wrote it new thanksgiving before things turned to ****.... Sweetie, Will you be my holiday sweetheart? I wish we could kiss...
    searchingfar searchingfar 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    How long does it take? How long until you can forget? Can you even forget, is it possible? I love him so much.. I never believed in true love, let alone soul mates, until he came...
    xRiax xRiax 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    He broke my heart like 3 times already..... But I still love him so much. My brain says I should move on but my heart says I should still love him.
    yukalovesmichaelj yukalovesmichaelj 13-15, F 4 Responses Nov 17

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    We met through a mutual friend, and slowly we became best friends. We were so alike and yet so different at the same time. I didn't know I was falling in love with him, nor did I...
    Koi22 Koi22 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 17

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    You were always there for me. You inspired me deeply with your words of wisdom and your faith in me. You have never let me down or fall, you were there to support me and guide me...
    MsAviator MsAviator 18-21, F Nov 19

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    I found that hearts don't really break. That makes it sound like they can be put back together somehow. Nah, hearts get ripped apart. Shredded. You can't repair that...
    unluckE unluckE 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 22

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