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I Am Letting Things Slide

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    Last week there was a distressed crow flapping about in the park, in the long grass about 50 yards away. I walked past.Nothing I could do.Last Saturday as I left my house there was a fledgling starling in the road, squawking for assistance from its flock.Β  I averted my eyes and...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 Jun 26, 2012

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    Every time I let someone get close to me which rarely happens they always end up disappointing me. Now I'm done letting people get close to me. I'm going to push everyone out now...
    cristina44 cristina44 22-25, F 1 Response 49 mins ago

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    I used to let everybody into my life, but now I'm very selective and don't want to let anybody in who I don't think is good enough. If people want to be in my life, they have to...
    annoyedagnostic annoyedagnostic 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day 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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    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 selective about letting people get close to me. I have come to realize that it probably doesn't matter how selective you are or not. Most people do what they want in the end...
    NerdyGirl78 NerdyGirl78 36-40, F 3 Responses a week ago

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          5 things I like1. Women of all shapes and sizes- I love women.2. Pizza3. Tending to my garden4. Good conversation5.Great sex- hey m a guy what do you expect...
    MasterGin MasterGin 41-45, M 3 hrs ago

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    I've had the same feeling since I was a little girl. I'm 16 now but mine feels more..supernatural if that makes sense. I can recognize the pattern in which things happen and I can...
    DiamondK15 DiamondK15 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    I took a huge step last night, and it's something that i never thought i would be able to do. After holding on for so long, i finally let him go. I've proven to myself that i'm...
    Ally95xx Ally95xx 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 1

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    I am sure lots of people can relate to this but I grew up in an emotionally abusive environment. My parents fought every single bloody day, screaming at each other, screaming at me...
    thiswatermelonlovesme thiswatermelonlovesme 22-25, F 7 Responses Jul 2

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    Basically my selectivity comes from an incident that happened to me when I was around 13 years old. I was in secondary school and I went though a phase where I was confused about...
    oknyritchie oknyritchie 18-21, M Jul 2

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    I've gotten over the fact that I'm no longer engaged. The search is still on. That's the thing that excited me the most, I thought I wouldn't have to date again. Well, I do. I hate...
    WhereIsTheLogic WhereIsTheLogic 31-35, F 4 Responses Jul 3

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    Have you ever been secretly inlove with someone for quite long? And the feeling is constant if not stronger each day? I can't explain my situation as I don't want to be obvious...
    Samwan Samwan 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    Let it go but learn from that experience so it doesn't repeat and keep you stuck in that loop. I'm not letting anything or any person hold me back from moving up through life. I...
    YoungRidah YoungRidah 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 10

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    when I was very young, about 3 i think. I was molested by a friend of a relative. I don't remember it much, since I repressed it so much. But it happened. This is the first time I...
    Rose11231 Rose11231 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    So guys this is a question I need my sister to see for herself .. She's been talking and texting with her ex boyfriend (they were together for 2 years, high school sweethearts) and...
    katyker katyker 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    1. Read a book intermittently and finished it in a decade. Yes! That tough! 2. Set (probably) 1k sqm of field on fire. 3. Had a minor accident last Saturday. 4. I played with...
    EruIluvatar EruIluvatar 70+, F 8 hrs ago

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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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    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...
    Brokenglassapple Brokenglassapple 13-15, F Jul 9

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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 meπŸ˜πŸ˜˜βœŒοΈπŸ‘‹
    cassiecollins cassiecollins 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 14

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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 Jul 20

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    Letting go of the people who wasted my time talking to them and spending time for them. I thought they are my friends so I'll just be a ***** and get them out of my life.
    Jelliii Jelliii 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    It took me some time. But I declare that in the name of Jesus I am letting go of my past relationship. I am so grateful to be able to reach this point in life. I don't want to see...
    ImmaBeJustFine ImmaBeJustFine 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    37. When people just want to save and to save and save and don't want to spend anything. 38. When people don't use any capital letters or full stops or commas in their work. 39...
    Mahsa99 Mahsa99 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    The best advice anyone has ever given me when my world was falling apart, I was so lost in my own pain. I knew I had to pull myself together I just didn't know how. My Mother said...
    Jay04Sch Jay04Sch 36-40, F Jul 7

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    To Jenni and others: I have been an EP member for a long time now and have met so many ...some amazing, some not so amazing. Several have really come to mean a lot to me...
    Whym Whym 36-40, F 7 Responses Jul 9

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    When I pay attention to all of the good small things in life, I find that they far outweigh all of the negative, and it makes me feel much happier with a positive outlook. Most...
    PunkinH2O PunkinH2O 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    It isn't the easiest thing to do, it's definitely a learning process. There's a lot of things i wish i could change, especially my past but...i can't and i need to accept that and...
    SheAlwaysBelieved SheAlwaysBelieved 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 16

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    Idk what to do anymore I honestly just give up **** it. I know posting this will probably bite me in the *** but I honestly don't care no more. Think I just messed things up with...
    XFallingAngelX XFallingAngelX 16-17, F Jul 18

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    1. I procrastinate like there's no tomorrow. You have no idea how long it's taken me to write this story. 2. I am a master at all things Pokemon. 3. I have the shortest attention...
    SensitiveSelf SensitiveSelf 13-15 6 Responses Jul 19

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    Disclaimer : It's gonna be boring! 1. I have a very long name ( don't ask me, I would not reveal) 2. Shanaiya is part of my name 3. I'm mixed - Chinese(20%) Indian(20%) Turkish...
    shanaiya24 shanaiya24 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    So 100 things about me here we go... 1, I am 4ft 9" 2, I have Borderline personality disorder 3, I have bipolar 4, I have anxiety disorder 5, I pick my spots (bad habit i know) 6...
    Gentleandlovingsoul Gentleandlovingsoul 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    Things fall apart to make the right things fall in place. At times I want to throw my hands up and give up, but god gives me the strength to stay strong. As bad as things are at...
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F Jul 2

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    Yeah, its just that things can really come in handy and stuff can be the perfect compliment to those things, but you don't want the wrong things and stuff; that just won't cut it...
    Cetacean Cetacean 36-40, M Jul 5

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    Sometimes I look life through a filter of perfection...how things should be.A supportive family,friends and happy kids around,living a peaceful life full of feelings and deep...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 5

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    Well, here goes nothing.. 1) I'm fifteen, turning sixteen in September 2) I want to be either an author or surgeon when I'm older. 3) I have a niece who just turned three and I...
    restoringforce restoringforce 13-15, F Jul 9

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    I have smoke ,consumed alcohol,cut my self and many other things in my life which I regret .most of the things I tried was because of peer pressure and soon i done these things to...
    zai3 zai3 18-21, F Jul 11

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    One of the things I'm thankful for is meeting people that mark my life. Mostly all of them are for the good. I remember I met this guy at school his name was Chris N. I admired him...
    BuryMeInsideARainbow BuryMeInsideARainbow 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I love to read the stories here, I thought I'd learn new things about worlds here but actually I am learning old things about me. Many stories, questions, comments were so...
    laughingsoul laughingsoul 41-45, F Jul 16

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    1. Take a trip- I want this to be a trip sans relatives. Even if it's a trip by myself. I just wanna go somewhere and get some peace of mind and enjoy myself in a place where no...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    The two kiddos I take care of-- both passed out in the back of my car after a long, fun day. These are the small things in life that make me happy. Knowing they had a great day and...
    Anxiousgirl13 Anxiousgirl13 18-21 Jul 18

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    1/I talk a load of rubbish 2/I have eyes like chocolate buttons 3/I love listening to Sam Smith and Bruno Mars 4/ I can snaffle a whole pack of jaffa cakes to myself 5/I love...
    angelofsweetness angelofsweetness 22-25, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    1. Music an anime are my life 2. I want to be a writer and cosmetologist when I get older 3. I dye my hair once every two weeks it's purple atm 4. I have 1 pet gecko named neon, 1...
    baeily baeily 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    It's confusing and I don't understand many things because of it. I often understand things differently, and I'm not sure if that's because I have Autism. I often can't see how...
    NovaScotia902 NovaScotia902 22-25 Jun 30

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    The little things that people do I notice. I notice everybody's little things. It's just a trait I picked up over time. Wherever I go, I observe people to find out their little...
    PartyingWithEllie PartyingWithEllie 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    Sometimes it just really sucks not having someone by your side and to support you. Not saying its has to be a boyfriend it could even be a friend or family member whatever. But...
    XFallingAngelX XFallingAngelX 16-17, F Jul 14