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I Am Going to Ignore Valentines Day Again This Year

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 30 People

    Timona Timona 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 10, 2014

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    I Imagine So.

    it falls on a thursday this year, which means that my husband and i will go to choir, then we will go home and he will do homework for his law school class the next day. it doesn't really hurt my feelings. he's all kinds of busy and stressed, and i wouldn't want to add to that...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F Feb 12, 2008

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    Me Too

    it is an advertising gimmick to sell things after christmas and before easter. it is a painful reminder of cards i didn't get when i was in school
    2ndhandjunk 2ndhandjunk 46-50 Aug 7, 2011

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    Poem I Wrote

    I wrote a poem one valentine's day when I was little with the lines: Cupids crash In the grass. What was that supposed to mean?  Was that an early sign of my asexuality?
    Sncats Sncats 26-30, F Aug 1, 2009

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    Wrong Word.

    I wish I could ignore it.  Endure is more the word I would choose. Recently divorced, and not dating.   Update (per request from ggrl). Since I wrote this, life has changed greatly.  I made a decision several months ago to start dating.  I dated a number...
    IndyNudist IndyNudist 46-50, M 3 Responses Feb 12, 2008

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    No Valentines Day

    Valentines day is supposed to be a romantic day.Why even acknowledge the day if you still would get no romance or anything at all. Why even bother
    nosexforme nosexforme 31-35 Feb 8, 2008

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    I Didn't Once.

    This happened.
    WhoAmI613 WhoAmI613 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 12, 2013

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    MontyB2 MontyB2 13-15, M Jan 22, 2014

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    I Celebrate the 15th.

    Who needs Valentine's Day? At my house we give the girls a little something for Valentines. My husband and I go out and celebrate Feb 15th. On Feb 15, 2005 I was diagnosed with cancer. Since that time we have started celebrating my recover and our love on this day. My hubby...
    ColorMeReal ColorMeReal 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 12, 2008

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    I actually never liked this day i don't care if others want to enjoy it. But i don't, it reminds me of bad things in life and it also reminds me of never having luck in a love...
    Autumnflowers Autumnflowers 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 17

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    Like, why is it only one day of the year? Everyday we should shower our loved ones with gifts and love. You shouldn't need a specific date to care. It also made me feel like...
    TickleMeCell TickleMeCell 16-17, T 1 Response 3 days ago

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    It's not often I can't see the humour in stuff but today nothing is particularly funny. You know those days where all the sh*t that you've ignored for the past year descends on...
    Blondiex15 Blondiex15 36-40, F 14 Responses Mar 11

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    Its been two years since I dated and I'm going to start up again. I had some work to do on myself and learn how to be alone before I let anyone in.
    minuet1965 minuet1965 46-50, F Mar 6

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    I am at a standstill with my progress in therapy. I've been going for three or so years now and to various people. My most recent one I have been seeing for a year, but it just...
    Twon Twon 22-25 2 Responses Mar 12

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    guyz..i nvr thought i would found da name or pple who jst like me..im also a maladaptive daydreamer.. it has been like 6 years for dt..nw itz getting really bad bvuz im doing it...
    sfsan sfsan 18-21 25 mins ago

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    And I don't know why. My coworker has been ignoring me for about a couple of weeks now for no apparent reason. We were never real friends but we used to be friendly at work and now...
    SpilledSecrets SpilledSecrets 22-25, F Mar 9

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    I hate it when my "friends" ignore my messages on purpose. I tried talking to a friend all day yesterday. Sent them 4 messages - and each one said it was read. So I send two angry...
    Scoodaloop Scoodaloop 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 20

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    So I have been taking to this guy for a little over a year now and in the beginning everything seemed to be going great. you know how everyone starts out talking every day and all...
    erinnicole03 erinnicole03 22-25, F 8 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'd choose you every time! If I had every guy I've ever liked in my entire life lined up in front of me and they all felt the same way back right then I'd choose you every time! No...
    NRF25 NRF25 26-30, F 3 hrs ago

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    hi I am not really sure what I am doing I just joined my husband said that its a great place to write your stories and see what everyone writes I too would love to fall in love...
    smuffette1967 smuffette1967 46-50, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    everything was going so well. we were really happy talking about a future together. we had just celebrated our 2yrs together and it was fun. i even bought a ring to show u how much...
    arias831 arias831 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 15

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    well not today but tomorrow it'll be one year since my not so soon enough ex wife to be left. Couldn't believe it at the time and was in shock for a while but after I found out...
    goodman72 goodman72 41-45, M 2 Responses Mar 18

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    First of all I'm not that great with social situations to begin with, but I know when in being ignored because they aren't replying to my inbox or texts or actual speech, or...
    thedimone thedimone 13-15, F Mar 12

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    Modern western feminism is a toxic movement. Way too many misandrists-and yes, someone can be a feminist while also being a misandrist. The original definition (though it is...
    AaronH96 AaronH96 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 19

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    I met my soul mate in college and the bond and love between us was incrediable. We both were madly in love and were inseparable. We both are middle eastern I had lots of Suitor ad...
    MelodyMoon MelodyMoon 46-50, F 6 days ago

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    I don't like it but it happens. I'm the person who gets ignored and or forgotten, but I've gotten used to it over the years .
    ElectrifiedArrow ElectrifiedArrow 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    When I was a high school student,my classmates don't want me because I'm too childish,over-acting.(As one of them approach me and I know of what I am) They ignore & never talk to...
    jonnvee jonnvee 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    This is from an article written by Abby Johnson, a former director of Planned Parenthood: Women of today have been convinced that our fertility is broken. And so, because it is...
    Darkanddesolate Darkanddesolate 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 8

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    I feel like people are ignoring me for no reasons. I think it's because of my Asperger's Syndrome. I never had many friends in school. I had friends but sometimes I end up being...
    lollipopchick lollipopchick 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 9

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    I wish I could ignore him like he ignores me -_-
    irreelevance irreelevance 16-17, F Mar 11

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    my name is Kimberli. last year I moved into a new house. I first met my neighbor, jack on the first day I was there. we immediately connected. we began dating. everyday after...
    KIDNAPI KIDNAPI 18-21, F Mar 12

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    It's been a revelation finding this site. I didn't even know what to look for. I thought I was a weirdo and schizophrenic. I'm married with children who are my world, yet I still...
    Cdml81 Cdml81 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 13

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    Mike Doughty - Running Back |I've wanted to make this a SotD for about a month, considering what's been going on in my life, who came back into it, and the sh!t we've been...
    S74rxed S74rxed 31-35, F Mar 13

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    I feel like I understand sadness much more intimately than your average suffering person. I have thought on a few occasions that this is why I also sympathize with homeless...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 3 Responses Mar 15

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    The White Side of the Story of Negroes This is the reason CNN has dropped Buchanan. It's like Newt G. Said, "you're not supposed to bring up uncomfortable Facts." (verified on...
    MrBrownstone MrBrownstone 36-40, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Dear Experience Project readers, I am madly, truly, passionately, genuinely just deeply in love with my best friend G and have been for the past 2 years. We just recently admitted...
    Sunnysan22 Sunnysan22 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    The arrangements at work for this week involved going to a four day series of training seminars and having Friday off. It was hard work, but I enjoyed having Friday off. I agreed...
    Astrucbmt Astrucbmt 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    We have been like talking for two weeks and I don't like him like him but he makes me happy and i really need that right now - so I found out he deleted me on snapchat and I texted...
    lilbiatch lilbiatch 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 2

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    I like to drift off into my little world. Just a few minutes ago, I went to a website called Calm.com and felt instantly better about the day. Even though my family is bugging the...
    DreamCloud17 DreamCloud17 18-21, F Mar 10

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    I was once going to therapy with Dr. Nobody - well, my own version - years ago... Even back then, in 2008, I wrote of depression and pain... Looking back on it, now, I realize that...
    iFortiTude iFortiTude 31-35 Mar 10

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    I ran cross country in fall of 2012, but that season the coach turned into an *******. His treatment made me bitter towards running as a whole, so I quit running. Before then, I...
    a2alexa a2alexa 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 12

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    News flash: spanking a child is child abuse. And you know, theres also that fact that everyone on this site ignores: it doesn't work.
    CanYouHearTheSilence CanYouHearTheSilence 13-15, T 11 Responses Mar 13

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