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I Am In the Waiting Room of My Life

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    Receptionist: "May I Help You?"

    Me: "Yes Im here to see the love doctor." Receptionist: "Please, have a seat." I wait and wait and wait. I've memorized every Readers Digest joke..where is he? Oh there he is..I think I see him now
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 18, 2009

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    When Are They Going to Let Me In Already?

    It seems that every single thing I've done in my life is just in preparation for "my life." I went to elementary school so that I could go to middle school so that I could go to high school so that I could go to college. Now I'm in college and wondering whether or not...
    JonFurniss JonFurniss 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 11, 2008

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    Years Passing And 'it' Just Haven't Happened

    What is itI'm not sure, but I'm here also, waiting, feeling way too much along the way.Wishing, yearning and trying to keep the hope.Right now I'd love 'it' to be the best, most romantic kiss of my 45 years....it would do for a good start to get to feel alive
    MsBlueDreamer MsBlueDreamer 41-45, F Feb 28, 2012

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    Overtaking

      Wondering where its all going, cant seem to ramble there. But I see so much, maybe too much. The overtaking of the light and my spare time, I cant just sit and watch time. I cannot simply keep it. Because I cant keep it for myself.. Maybe that’s selfish. But there...
    AwakeWithMe AwakeWithMe 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 11, 2009

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    I Have Taken My Number and Now I Wait

    Divorce is such a long process, seven months and counting.  I am not going back, so I sometimes wonder what takes so long.  Well I know my soon to be ex wants to draw this out, for what reason I am not sure.  So here I wait, but I am okay with it,  I have the...
    loopnscc loopnscc 46-50, M Dec 29, 2008

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    Please Stay Seated, Well Get To You In A Moment

    I am dead as of now, i will continue to exist and suffer alone and nothing can be done about that. My life may be just beginning, but who said ill live long? Each day passes i feel 5 years older, im slowly absorbing into and old mate. And thats how it feels, im in my prime and...
    SilentMoonX SilentMoonX 70+, M May 13, 2013

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    In The Waiting Room

    In the waiting room, That’s how I feel, Waiting for life, To do it’s thing, So I can move on, I need changes, Not yet in place, When they are, I know, I’ll bolt ahead.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 2, 2012

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    Wake Me Up When It's My Turn

    Is it my turn to take the spotlight? It's not? Ok... back to the backstage! For years I've waited my turn to get on the stage of my life... the moment never came. Then I started to look around me in the waiting room. Hey, things aren't that bad in here, I mean there's lots of...
    Fennella Fennella 31-35, F Aug 4, 2008

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    I REMEMBER MY FIRST JOB INTERVIEW. I LOOKED AT THE WORKER THAT HANDED ME THE APP AN ASKED IF MANAGER WAS THERE. THEY SAID YEAH. I WENT TO FILL OUT THE APP AND THEN ASKED IF THEY REALLY NEEDED HELP. THE MANAGER CAME OUT. WE TALKED I GOT THE JOB. NOT LONG AFTER ONE MANA TOLD ME TO...
    thelambsink thelambsink 41-45, M Oct 21, 2010

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    The Vending Machine

    White walls. Bright lights. Posters here and there. Uncomfortable chairs. Stacks of reading materials. A parked wheelchair. Oh, A straightjacket hanging on a hook. *scratches faeriehead* There is no better description at this point. It makes me recall a memory... hmmm... Oh yeah...
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F Apr 3, 2012

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    When life acts like a timeline of the biggest events of your life, when you feel like you're at a crossroads in life, when the clock ticks away the last precious minutes before an...
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    Ive made a few major decisions in my life so far. When I was 12 I decided to leave my adoptive home in account of the abuse that I was dealing with. In deciding to go live with my...
    xXUnusualXx xXUnusualXx 16-17, F Jul 23

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    I wanted a cup of coffee this morning. Just a cup. One, tiny, neat, thing that was made properly and done just for me. But, no, I have to wade through the swarm of flies in the...
    annasteve annasteve 36-40, F Jul 8

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    I am 15 years old (male) and im basically stuck all day in my bed doing nothing at all. Just a week ago I was hanging out with friends daily and enjoying my summer to the fullest...
    Chocopunch Chocopunch 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 6

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    There's days that I feel lost. No where to go or turn to. Not knowing what's the out come sometimes I feel alone in my life having hundreds of relatives that love and adore me. Yet...
    natashaxxs natashaxxs 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 3

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    my stepdad sends me to my room and tells me to get ready. that means I have to bare myself and stand in the corner. sometimes he does not come to my room for one hour or two but...
    kirakitten kirakitten 13-15, F 9 Responses Jul 17

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    I struggle telling people about my problems. So, I guess just writing my whole story would be better. Haha, I know it'll be pretty long. I'll just go ahead and say it: my mother...
    BookWonderer BookWonderer 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 14

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    Hope all of you had an AMAZING day if you didn't then i hope your day you have a WONDERFUL day tomorrow goodnight to some good morning to others keep smiling and stride life
    SpiritualMe SpiritualMe 16-17, M 52 mins ago

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    The meaning of life is to exercise/exorcise your emotions.
    AgaricOverlord AgaricOverlord 16-17, M 25 mins ago

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    I have been waiting for you patiently, but several years passed, where are you?! Now I am starting to adboult that if I can ever find you in this life?Please come into my life I...
    snowbird08 snowbird08 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 24

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    I'm currently a full-time university student attending a "commuter" (most students live at home and commute to campus) university in a big, expensive city. Yesterday, I was...
    vanizorc vanizorc 18-21 Jul 10

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    Hehe ;) :3 Story Of My Life By: One Direction Written in these walls are the stories that I can't explain I leave my heart open but it stays right here empty for days She told me...
    becca9011 becca9011 16-17, F Jul 12

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    Waiting for true love... You will b waiting for a long long time., try to enjoy your time alone with friends n family. Finding true love is very very hard. Sad but true💔 ive...
    Janeysunshine Janeysunshine 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 24

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    I feel so unbelievably capable. But it seems like what I had hoped for and expected, isn't occurring. I always wanted to be a young married couple - enjoy that for awhile and...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M Jul 3

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    I've always known I wasnt perfect. Never once claimed I was. I know ill always have room to improve my life and how I live this life. Learning to ignore negative people and their...
    badgirlbee badgirlbee 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I have been staying in my room for 3 days now...maybe 4....I have been doing much els sleeping, eating and watching grey's anatomy, I'm so sad I just don't wanna socialize with...
    catxfreak catxfreak 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    This post might be long but I do Hope some people read this. I'll try to make it as short as possible. keep in mind this is NoT a love story maybe it was intended to be once but I...
    rukesh3 rukesh3 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 16

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    THis story starts in Pennsylvania. I am now in kindergarden everything seems to be going well until my dad showed up. My dad had to have everything his way (so did I) and so since...
    Farl Farl 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    Im fed up of happy people who have it good in life. I search for unhappy people like me. Where are you? Did u became an emotional masochist like me cos life treated u poorly? Then...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    How I imagined my life to be by the time I was 16 I hoped to be this tall beautiful girl with long hair. I would have amazing grades, great friends, and a wonderful boyfriend. At...
    broadwaybabe99 broadwaybabe99 13-15, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I believe people people come into our lives for a reason. Sometimes to make us feel better and lift our fallen and battered spirits. To bring and laughter. To make us realize that...
    brokenscarred brokenscarred 36-40, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Every day, he used to text me at 9:30pm until two words, "I'm done" popped up. It's been three months and he suddenly showed up out of no where yesterday. Asked me about summer...
    catherineeac catherineeac 13-15, F Jul 9

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    Everything is so messed up . I wish if I only could leave this worthless life . I hate everything in it . My parents are divorced ., I'm broke . No money or a job . I don't even...
    lordeley952 lordeley952 18-21, M Jul 20

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    At the dark of the night love allures so many words it utters, mind hums in shades of your love. Sitting on the window bay I wait for you dear if only you would come just for once...
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 a week ago

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    "We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us." ~Joseph Campbell
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F Jul 3

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    Madame Bovary […] in the depths of her soul, she was waiting for something to happen. Like a sailor in distress, she kept scanning the solitude of her life with anxious eyes...
    A1m1A A1m1A 46-50, M 2 hrs ago

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    So, I already posted this story before but in another Teen Mom comunity, but I decided to post it here too. Just saying because maybe you've read it before? haha idk When I was 15...
    VioletandCaleb VioletandCaleb 16-17, F Jul 11

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    I have my life as before and after 1991.Before I was conservative ,I liked Rush Limbaugh, was sexist ,racist, mean and would fight verbally and some times physically. I was also...
    tom67890 tom67890 46-50, M 4 Responses Jul 13

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    HELP!!!!!! I really really need someone's help! I have no clue what to do with my life! But my situation is very unique! I have asked parents what they did when they where like...
    LoveisBeautiful5013 LoveisBeautiful5013 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 14

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    It is the hardest part, especially when you don't have something to wait for. Or maybe you are unsure of what you are waiting. What is it then? They said that if it really is for...
    Rareforever0524 Rareforever0524 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    It is hard to wait.. But hopefully you're worth waiting for <3 :x
    gelaibeam gelaibeam 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    Hi.Im Indian lesbian who's still waiting for her true love..m very nice,simple cute and have a jolly nature ..any Indian lesbian also seeking my kinda girl so plz give me response...
    Naina90 Naina90 22-25, F Jul 16

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    Leavening and Kneeding Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme Waiting for her to rise She was a true love of mine
    lefft lefft 31-35, M Jul 18

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    I had to make room for a classic... “Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins. My sin, my soul. Lo-lee-ta: the tip of the tongue taking a trip of three steps down the palate...
    xoHrabina xoHrabina 26-30, F Jul 20

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    Hey, I'm 12 years old, turning 13 soon and i don't have my own room but like all my friends do...and also my 7 year old half-sister does, so i sleep in the living room, and my mom...
    katysfirework katysfirework 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    The Red Cabinet...Right now as I'm typing this, the red cabinet is between the kitchen and the living room. Why? See the sliding door to the back right of the cabinet? Later today...
    Kathieredart Kathieredart 56-60, F 12 Responses Jul 21

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    Waiting for a text tht you'll probably never get is horrible :(
    MeeeKazz MeeeKazz 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    Wherever you are I want you to know I'm waiting and I'm ready to show you love (not sexually) and comfort with every conversation and every time we meet. I need you now I'm getting...
    Zalbaar Zalbaar 13-15, M Jul 23

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