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I Am Letting Go of a Past Love

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    Goodbye My Lover

      Goodbye My Lover   Did I disappoint you or let you down? Should I be feeling guilty or let the judges frown? 'Cause I saw the end before we'd begun, Yes I saw you were blinded and I knew I had won. So I took what's mine by eternal right. Took your soul out...
    constantchange constantchange 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 1, 2009

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    Finally Letting Go of Her

    she was my best friend, and i fell for her and im 99% sure she felt the same way seeing as she told me, everyone always told us it wasn't right the way we acted cuz we were girls and best friends dont act that way (holding hands, hugging, cuddling) and at the time i didn't think...
    dough89 dough89 18-21 Jul 28, 2008

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    My Irish Love Affair

    This is a story of a girl going to Ireland who was feeling fun and fabulous. Then she met a boy. He told me he was in love with me. I believed him. I spent a month of my holiday with him mtg his family and friends. He asked me if I was going to tell my father about him? What...
    Charliehere Charliehere 31-35, F 5 Responses Nov 26, 2010

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    Let It Out

      Jeff,               I need to tell you so many things, especially since you are so sick and life is so very uncertain.             I’ve always loved...
    Highlandheart8 Highlandheart8 46-50, F 3 Responses Jan 1, 2008

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    Just Keep Swimming...

    Well, when I was 17, I came into contact with a guy I used to have the biggest crush on as a kid. We started dating and I fell madly in love with him. We were inseparable for a year and a half. We were both living in group homes. If he was homeless, I would purposely be homeless...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 15, 2011

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    Done!

    I left my fiance three months before our wedding to marry my high school sweetheart who had just returned from the Marines. My Marine and I had a long history together, with almost getting married out of high school. We hadn't talked for a while after a huge break up with...
    Missy0607 Missy0607 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 22, 2008

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    Bye Sweet! God Bless You!

    Three months ago i rekindled lost romantic feelings for a girl way back in my teens thru fb. She's married now with 2 kids living in a different country. Chatting w/ her was like travelling back in time, a time when i adored her so much. It hurt so much to have communicated with...
    carlos1796 carlos1796 31-35, M 2 Responses Apr 26, 2013

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    i was afraid of letting you hurt me! that is why i rejected you 3 times. i know very well that you were gonna do this! BUt i liked you so much at the time! you also told me that u...
    cookiez6u6 cookiez6u6 18-21, F Jun 28

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    I wrote a song purely based on the fact that yes, I made a mistake and that I'd never let myself forget it either. The look on his face the day he walked away from me will forever...
    EBAAA EBAAA 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    I have been in a relationship with this man for 7 months. It started off as all relationships do. All nice and loving. Now he screams at me , calls me names, and just recently...
    jon0517 jon0517 36-40, F Jul 2

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    I'm 5'3 & 125 pounds. I want to be skinny. But, I love food! Soo ima keep eating all I want :p maybe I'll get fat. Maybe I won't.
    MaddyAlexis MaddyAlexis 13-15, F 4 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I have trouble letting go of the past.. But recently I've learned that if they wanted to be in my life then it wouldn't be considered the past.. So don't miss me😏😘✌️👋
    cassiecollins cassiecollins 16-17, F Jul 14

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    You fought three months for me! I pushed you away, I was rude and witchy yet you saw past that and still fought to get my attention. You broke my walls! You got my attention! I...
    hannahpaigelove hannahpaigelove 16-17, F 9 hrs ago

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    Summertime Rolls by Janes Addiction. Hands down the song that's been in my head for at least the past month. It's a sweet song about childhood, love, innocence and happiness but...
    awalk76 awalk76 36-40, M 5 hrs ago

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    Cobwebs - Motionless In White ♥♥♥♥I'm stuck in the past in past with all the friends I am losing. I regret not holding onto it closely, the past is the past and I'm letting...
    TheMorticiansDaughter TheMorticiansDaughter 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    I know I held on far longer than I should have. I know I already lost my wife/my best friend years ago. I couldn't let go of the deeply routed genuine love, the amazing memories...
    someonerandom someonerandom 22-25, F Jul 5

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    I am still in love with you. I still see you, everyday. Walking past me like nothing happened. No emotion, just nothing... It all started when we first got together it was the...
    ConfusedBritishGirl ConfusedBritishGirl 18-21, F Jul 11

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    It was an accident, really. Nobody plans to fall in love with their physics teacher. I met my second year physics teacher (we'll call him Mr. K) last year, before he taught me...
    MaiChan MaiChan 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    July 13. God as We Understand God. "God is subtle, but he is not malicious." —Albert Einstein Recovery is an intensely spiritual process that asks us to grow in our...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Jul 13

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    Within the past few months I discovered Steam Powered Giraffe. I can't get enough of them! I wish I could see them perform live.
    Heartfilia Heartfilia 31-35, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Well, here goes. I was out shopping with my grandparents, the weather was BOILING us alive so we had all the windows of the car open, and we were driving away from the shop when we...
    SuperLemon SuperLemon 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    A real trip from the past
    mintybear2 mintybear2 41-45, F 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    Throw away your past to get your future.
    Heaventohell1 Heaventohell1 18-21 2 hrs ago

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    On their honeymoon, the new husband told his bride, "I have a confession to make that I should have made before, but I was concerned that it might affect our relationship. "What is...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses 1 hr ago

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    But I'm starting to take things one step at a time. I'm the type who is easily gets attached to people yet having a hard time letting go of something or to someone. I've decided...
    raldy raldy 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    Oh yes way....I'm letting go of the past and moving forward to the future, what's left is just a memory
    KatieP767 KatieP767 13-15, F Jul 3

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    My life over the last twelve months has been hell since I Divorced Graham but im letting the past go and moving on ill never forgive the lying cheating bastard but I am not that...
    myleeneklass myleeneklass 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 3

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    I've had a difficult time forgetting about my past its a dark place that haunts and bothers me to this day. I've had many problems with being adopted I would cry for hours on end...
    eliteforces1001 eliteforces1001 16-17, M Jul 15

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    I Just Wanted Your Love By Alexz Johnson You got time If time is what you needed You're not mine I rather not believe you're fine Rather think you're up all night You're alright...
    deadmoon deadmoon 18-21, F 15 hrs ago

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    Easier To Run- by Linkin Park It's easier to run Replacing this pain with something numb It's so much easier to go Than face all this pain here all alone Something has been taken...
    ArrowPewPew ArrowPewPew 18-21 1 Response Jul 1

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    goodbye to the past, all i have is my present and i plan on changing it for the better reasons.... i said my final goodbyes to the person ive been holding onto all these past nine...
    bloomish bloomish 22-25, F 8 Responses Jun 29

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    Alright, okay. I really just need to get this out there, even if it is to a community of strangers. I would also like to apologize in advance for how long this may be. I am deeply...
    7Questions 7Questions 13-15, M Jun 25

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    MMMM better...MMMM better... Absolutely no one that knows me better No one that can make me feel sooo goooood How did we stay so long together? When everybody, everybody said we...
    SylenaEverlasting SylenaEverlasting 18-21, F Jun 27

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    I came to EP to be honest, and yet I still hide. I believe it's because I don't have much trust. Or is it my insecurities? I've never been with a genuinely perfect person, I've...
    Destinyyy Destinyyy 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 28

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    July 4. Celebrate. Take time to celebrate. Celebrate your successes, your growth, and your accomplishments. Celebrate you and who you are. For too long you have been too hard on...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Jul 4

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    So there is this spot near my house... I like it quite a bit and it's just an abandoned house; but it has a fully fenced in back yard. Well, I have been cleaning up the back yard...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 6 days ago

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    I have 2 friends of close to 20 years that I've felt myself not-so-gradually drifting away from over the past year or so. I find myself completely sucked dry after every...
    dolceharajuku dolceharajuku 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    "Buzzkill"- Luke Bryan So my ex, who lives 3.5 hours away is always contacting me, and she recently drove down to my house (lyrics: showing up on my side of the tracks..) "You...
    towsonstudent towsonstudent 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    It isn't my fault of what happened when I was 11. And it isn't my fault about how the aftermath affects me. I'm tired of beating myself up always, over everything. What could I...
    AnnRhodes AnnRhodes 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Having a hard time letting go and moving on :(
    Confusedchic44 Confusedchic44 41-45, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Love never chanqes... it just rearranges..<3 The Worst Thing In Life Is To See Someone You Love, Love Someone Else How can you mean nothing to someone who means everything to...
    vg1403 vg1403 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    June 27. Achieving Harmony. When a pianist learns a new piece of music, he or she does not sit down and instantly play it perfectly. A pianist often needs to practice each hand's...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Jun 27

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    July 12. Letting Go of Fear of Abandonment. "Where are you, God? Where did you go?" So many people have gone away. We may have felt so alone so much. In the midst of our...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Jul 12

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    My last project for English 12 was to remake a poem ( don't remember the author you can look up the original if you like. Its the same name) and well this is it, and it's also the...
    Bluetoxicity Bluetoxicity 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    July 20. Letting Go of Resistance. Do not be in such a hurry to move on. Relax. Breathe deeply. Be. Be in harmony today. Be open. There is beauty around and in us today. There...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    June 28. When Things Don't Work. Frequently, when faced with a problem, we may attempt to solve it in a particular way. When that way doesn't work, we may continue trying to solve...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Jun 28

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    Ran into my ex at a bar and he was so drunk he didn't even recognize me. He ended up realizing who I was and yelled at me for four solid hours. In the bar, outside the bar, on the...
    GabbyCot GabbyCot 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 3

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    A Short Poem: I have trouble letting go, it's true But I know it's what I have to do... I have to start over, begin anew... Even though I still love you...