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I Am Happy to Be Me

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    Why Won't I Be? =)

    yeah. i am happy  being me=)
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 19, 2009

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    Almost There!

    For a really really really long time, I was extremely self-conscious and I held myself back and I wasn't happy. At all. But recently, I've been doing some self-reflection, and I decided to change that. I realized that I deserve better than the expectations that I was setting for...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Mar 12, 2012

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    I Am Totally Happy To Be Me......

    I am very happy to be me....it took many years to get to the ME I have wanted, and I have had a lot of good people help me get here....my awesome new husband, my best friend in the world next door to us, my awesome daughter, they have been through the ride with me, and they are...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 24, 2010

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    Sure

    100% happy being me. Smiles.  
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 18, 2009

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    Fra-geel-lay

    Today. This is how I feel. yUck Foo
    NotLarryBubkiss NotLarryBubkiss 36-40, M 2 Responses Dec 18, 2012

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    Because.....And if id never had made those

    mistakes i would not be the woman i am today!lilreddressღ 
    lilreddress lilreddress 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 1, 2014

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    Im gay... It repulses me to see macho uber

    sexual bro type guys who say the words "*****" and "****" like its ok... And like it should be comfortable for all men to be around. They think every man like places like hooters and twin peaks... They text you pictures of naked girls they find here and there on the web... They...
    johntyrel johntyrel 31-35, M Jul 12

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    Yes, I Am Happy Being Me!

    Being transgender has made my life confusing, difficult, sometime painful.I am living my life today, being myself. I am just me, and I like being me.I've come to accept me over all these years of living with myself.I am a woman, I know this.Being a woman is a lot of work but...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 2 Responses Feb 2, 2012

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    Me

     I'm happy,How I like it,The way it should be,There's nothin',Makes me happier,Than being me.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 7, 2011

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    Bi-polar Survivor

    Anyone who suffers with bi-polar.Should all know that it's not easy.All the **** we feel,Suicidal Tendencies,Anger,Depression,Etc.We get labeled as crazy,psycho and before, this use to bother me but for the last 3 years.I could care less what people label me.Yup I'm Bi-polar and...
    antisocialbutterfly antisocialbutterfly 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 11, 2007

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    Finally I Am Beating Depression!!

    For the first time in nearly 7 years i am happy to be me!! I am getting over my depression!! It feels so good to be able leave the house by myself!! As i mentioned in my other story i recently broke up with my boyfriend. It took alot of strength to do that. I depended on him...
    commodore720 commodore720 18-21, F 1 Response May 13, 2007

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    Just Me

    I know I'm not perfect. BUT I am perfectly me! xo
    HisLady HisLady 22-25, F Sep 11, 2009

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    I had an epiphany today.

    I just realized I am living in a defining moment in my life. 2 years ago I was married to a hateful, mean, manipulating woman that I didn't love. I married a woman thinking it would work and I could be in the closet my whole life so I could continue doing my church thing...
    johntyrel johntyrel 31-35, M 1 Response Jun 12

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    HaPpY friendship day to all the Ep members..Be happY md keep rocking guyz.. nd i m wishing ep members first bcz there r some real frnds here with whom i was really me..love u...
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    I had someone ask me 'what makes you angry' but 'what makes me happy' made me think more. Anger I can easily identify with it's tight throat, searing heat flashes. It's a very...
    Teamouse Teamouse 26-30, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Couple things made me happy today. 1st it was an early day at work. Got home a couple hours early. Then a great dinner with the family. Country style spare ribs. Home made potato...
    dgob1 dgob1 41-45, M 6 days ago

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    A letter I wrote to my boyfriend : I wish things were the way they used to be when we first met or just in the beginning of our relationship... I remember when I first started to...
    LuvLostSoul LuvLostSoul 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    When you don't feel happy, I'll love you LOL! When you feel lonely and sad, you can think about the new place you want to go, the country you want to travel to and the good things...
    HappyOrUnhappy HappyOrUnhappy 13-15, M a week ago

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    So a month ago, I was here as a first-timer, depressed as I shared some of my life experiences that came with bad decision-making. Today, I am the happiest girl alive learning...
    HazelLancaster HazelLancaster 22-25, F a week ago

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    Have you experienced that feel when your bestie tells you that he found his better half? that's one of the most wonderful feel.. I'm so happy for you bestie! I cant explain how...
    amazingmoment90 amazingmoment90 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 24

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    i really want to be high on life, i know that deep under the cynicism and the sarcasm, and being too cool for school. I am a naturally optimistic happy and giggling person. This is...
    ackleholic ackleholic 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I can't even express how happy I am to be gay. I live in a small town and I have seen my impact. When I came out, there was about as much backlash as Madonna's "Erotica" album got...
    TheDopeAura TheDopeAura 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 22

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    I really love making people happy!I love it when they smile at me,i love it when they are happy,i love it when i can help them,it makes me happy :->
    ughjustfiveminutesmore ughjustfiveminutesmore 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    For the first time in a long time, I am genuinely happy :) For the past few days, I have been stressing over the fact that a former co-worker/supervisor was looking to get her job...
    iSpyce iSpyce 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 21

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    Especially when you know enough about a person to realise that it took them miles travelling down a long, dark and bumpy road to get to the point of feeling happy. Genuine...
    SolitaryFriend SolitaryFriend 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 20

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    1. My son 2. My family 3. Being artistic. 4. Creating 5. Kindness 6. Loyalty 7. Love 8. Good sex. 8. Good food 9. Sun 10. The sound of waterfalls. 11. The sound of rain 12...
    thehippy thehippy 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 20

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    In 7th grade I had minor depression, but I overcame it. But now I can feel it coming back. I can only fake being happy for so long. I am going to try my hardest to not get...
    LittleBallOfFire LittleBallOfFire 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 19

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    My daughter is turning 17 today! Where does the time go? I've been reminiscing about what I was doing 17 years ago today. We were getting ready to go to the birthing center, but...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 41-45, F 22 Responses Jul 18

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    I am happy you guys know what makes you happy atleast. I dont even know what makes me happy, she took everything away !
    venyell venyell 22-25, M Jul 18

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    HaPpY Eid To aLL the Ep members and specially all the muslims in the world ..i Wish u all a very haPpy Eid nd pray fr a better world for al of us..:)
    MysteriousLion MysteriousLion 22-25, M Jul 18

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    I truly am happy I found this app . The reasoning for finding this app goes all the way back to my male scorpio obsession , when I met one and all hell broke loose in my life in an...
    Rs668009 Rs668009 18-21, F Jul 16

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    Eid-ul-Fitr is a festival that marks the end of the Holy month of Ramadhan. This joyous day is celebrated to give thanks for the blessings of Ramadhan. Muslims attend the...
    Lightofislam Lightofislam 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 16

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    yes im so happy. im so happy that i found my self smiling alone. im thinking of him and it makes me smile . if i can only get him out on the screen i will do it. i dont want to...
    tiffanyalcalei tiffanyalcalei 26-30, F Jul 14

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    I have had two children, don't diet and personally myself I am very happy with my body, but what annoys me is people saying to me 'your fat' 'your too skinny' bla bla bla ... I...
    Britishblueeyes Britishblueeyes 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    Happy birthday to a girl name chrissy. She is my soul, my R.O.D, my life. We had our ups and downs but guess wht how can i forget this day. A day when she was brought into this...
    KillingTheseHoes101 KillingTheseHoes101 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    But I can't, so I will just say it here. Happy Birthday, I hope you are having an A-freaking-mazing day. I hope that she makes you feel extra special today, fuccckk I hope she...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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    It's hard to be happy when you worry about a lot of things. It's hard to be happy when infatuation hurts. It's hard to be happy when you are dead inside...
    Macyyyy Macyyyy 18-21, F Jul 10

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    I've never really thought about it deeply until now. Whenever I'm overwhelmed, I supposed my happy place would be a large room or a house that stored everything that ever made me...
    TheEnduringSunrise TheEnduringSunrise 18-21, F Jul 9

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