I Am Forgiving Those That Have Hurt Me

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    Letting Go, Forgiving & Moving On; Wifetellsall; Wife Tells All

     I was listening to a talk by Joel Osteen yesterday and he made the point that not everyone is going to like us and not everyone wants to be our friends. Knowing this we need to learn to spend our time wisely and not waste time on trying to make every relationship work...
    WifeTellsAll WifeTellsAll
    31-35, F
    Dec 3, 2009

    I thought that I was stuck with the hurt done

    to me by people no longer in my life. I thought that there would never be any resolution or closure. Eventually I realized that forgiveness wasn't about them, it was about what I needed to do for me. I forgave them in my heart, and now I'm free from their hurt.
    padraig17325 padraig17325
    56-60, M
    Jan 15, 2015

    How Many Times Can You Forgive Someone?

     What if I’m working too hard in life to be happy, to find happiness? What if I’m so busy trying to make things happen that I’m not open to receiving? What if the answer to being happier is the simple concept of surrender? Could this be possible? ...
    WifeTellsAll WifeTellsAll
    31-35, F
    Nov 10, 2009

    A Good Amount of Them Anyway.......

    There are one or two that are there still. I just can't seem to close the wound enough. What they did to me, the damage it caused, I just can't seem to get past it. I believe I will one day, or well, I hope I will. But for now, they still live inside the wounds. I will try again...
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    1 Response Apr 9, 2009

    Only Because.

    I feel I have been wrong all the time. I made the wrong choices and had to suffer, no one else could possibly be responsible for stabbing my heart if I willingly served it myself to them in a silver plate.
    bluie19 bluie19
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 27, 2011

    I Am Forgiving Those That Have Hurt Me

    My sister comes over to my house, two days ago. She had a problem with her phone so she asked me if she could use my phone, get on my internet and check out her status, to which I obliged of-course. While she was waiting for the phone company to call her back, we got to talking...
    classyclaws classyclaws
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Apr 9, 2009
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