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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.  I averted my eyes and...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 Jun 26, 2012

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    I dislike how I let the littlest things bother me. Like why do I have to make everything a big deal? I get upset about someone because of the tiniest things. Am I normal?.
    vaashapenin vaashapenin 16-17, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Venting to set myself free... To my enabling soon to be ex in laws... As part of letting go and moving forward, I've got to vent these thoughts and hurts. Forgive them. Set them...
    ChangingDad ChangingDad 41-45, M Apr 8

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    Venting to set myself free... Dear Soon-to-be Ex... As the divorce you have wanted so badly the last 17 months is near, I am writing this in order to let you go. To stop...
    ChangingDad ChangingDad 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    The Art of letting goEach year around this time, this holiday season, I find myself reflecting all I have experienced. I have learned some incredible lessons of life. I have met...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 51-55, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Today I feel much the same way I felt about a year and a half ago. It's been a good amount of time since I broke up with a very special person and things have gotten only a little...
    dannylivinlife dannylivinlife 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 31

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    I realized I deserve so much better when things started to change between me and my boyfriend. I know he doesn't love me anymore but he's having a hard time to tell me. His actions...
    dramacloset dramacloset 22-25, F 7 Responses Apr 2

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    Venting to set myself free... a letter to Mr. Wonderful: Dear Mr. Wonderful... Just needed to getting a few things off my chest and share some lessons learned that might help you...
    ChangingDad ChangingDad 41-45, M 3 Responses Apr 7

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    Several things I have learned while I am still in my 20s is letting go and not reacting to it. I have learned that everyone in life will always disappoint you. You can love and...
    peacefullover peacefullover 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    I Here is my first story... 1.I live with my Younger brother 2.I love animals 3.I lost my virginity at a young age 4.I love slides! 5.I have brown eyes 6.I have never dyed my hair...
    sexydgirl sexydgirl 26-30, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    i am letting go with a heavy heart .....a heart so heavy that the weight of carrying it around for so long has troubled my very soul ......its a burden i can be without .......i...
    psychicprayer psychicprayer 36-40 Apr 4

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    I know that this is one of the biggest things that diminishes my quality of life and I am working on it. Yet, I have not been very successful in changing. Although, I am friendly...
    whatnow73 whatnow73 36-40, M Mar 25

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    Ive had a really hard and bad experiences in the past. I got bullied which led me to quit and not finishing college. But now i really regret quitting college and letting those...
    changemylonelyworld changemylonelyworld 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I have such a hard time letting my walls down. Also the fact that i was in a seven yr relationship that just recently ended doesn't help. But I just can't trust people at all. I...
    Fantasy646 Fantasy646 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 30

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    I always try to be open and honest, be the person I would like to be seen as. It can be difficult sometimes and I have opened myself up to a lot of untrustworthy, nasty people over...
    Bellastasia Bellastasia 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 5

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    Everyday. Ive tried to stop having romance on my mind many times, I just cant help it. I feel empty, so I daydream of chandeliers in a grand ballroom and a masquerade with vampires...
    RadRen RadRen 22-25, F Apr 7

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    There are only two people in my life that know me very well - and even they don't know *everything* about me. I guess it's safe to say I do not trust very easily, but I do find...
    HappyandSad20 HappyandSad20 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 11

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    I used to be a rather trusting person but as of recently I've discovered that some people really aren't your true friends no matter what they say. I would say that currently I only...
    twiggy93 twiggy93 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 11

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    All the time I'm letting go of my friends they want help and I try but they keep pushing me away I can't let that happen but they told to let them be so I left them alone. Once I...
    RyanLThomas RyanLThomas 13-15, M a week ago

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    3 months ago I had a abortion . At first when I found out I was pregnant I was happy because i never thought I could get pregnant . I am 23 years old I have my own apartment and my...
    Natasharrr Natasharrr 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I need to let go of my anger, sadness and loneliness before I can truly be happy. The problem is, I was never good at letting go.
    Dreamer32 Dreamer32 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    It gets a little easier every day. I was what you needed then. She is what you need now. The things she is giving you now, I can't. It is so great to see you happy. I am doing my...
    MyLifeIsNow MyLifeIsNow 31-35, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Tonight I just can't stop my tears... I am letting go the love of my life... I don't know what to do... Just giving up on him.. Four years loving someone unconditionally and one...
    Edlacage Edlacage 22-25, F 12 hrs ago

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    Children of God; It upsets me when you blame God for the misfortunes in your lives (you know who you are). I hear it all the time "well, if there is a God then why does he let all...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    Well this is some long introduction of me or things about me. So let's start :-) Im Mj an asian girl who have seen many bad things in life. I have done so many mistakes in my life...
    PartyPoison04 PartyPoison04 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    An addition to the 100 things I already shared.. 1. I love playing video games 2. My favourites are the GTA Games 3. I enjoy talking about nerdy things 4. Even when I'm really sad...
    Ortolan Ortolan 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    It sucks when you're ignored by the person whose attention is the only thing you want in the world. Ever since this girl first walked into our school, I couldn’t take my eyes...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 2

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    Very few things make sense to me and very few things that I do make sense to other people. People don't make sense to me. The things they do, the way they act, the things they care...
    Potter66 Potter66 16-17, F Apr 7

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    I remember the little things that bought us together! I even re call the smallest things that make you smile! I hope we will always remember those things in bad moments. Cause...
    Lynn0617 Lynn0617 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    I love gore. I don't really know why or what draws me to it. There's just something beautiful about seeing life in its purest form. To see things opened up and showing what makes...
    burrowbunni burrowbunni 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    There's a lot of things I should be doing but I'm not,keep putting them off till later,the more overwhelmed I get by things the less I do stuff..I guess my coping mechanism is...
    seeminglypossible seeminglypossible 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    “Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. You tell them things that you’ve never shared with another soul and they...
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    EmoSakurachan EmoSakurachan 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    Ali7890 Ali7890 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I wish we could talk, I have so many things to say. I wish we never met. I wish that I could forget. I wish that all of the things we did we can do all over again (ahh I wish). I...
    PosterGirl PosterGirl 31-35, F Mar 31

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    As a child....I've always seen and heard things. Terrifying things.. That had me scared to sleep at night. I dreamt of future events. I had a dream about my grandfathers death at...
    nativesoul73 nativesoul73 41-45 Apr 2

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    I am leaving some things left unsaid. Some things, are way too private, way too personal, way too hurtful to talk about, so I am leaving them unsaid. There are some things that I...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    ConcealedWildheart ConcealedWildheart 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 6

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    megtayl0rr megtayl0rr 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    mlcockrell mlcockrell 36-40, M Apr 7

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    1. I had a bicycle with brakes that didn't work so I use my sandals to slow the speed or to stop. I often had to buy new sandals. 2. When I was little, I tied my ankles together...
    Chirogymnast Chirogymnast 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    PATIENCE PAYS A PRICE! Just wait another day! Another day won't hurt will it? You don't know what's going to happen tomorrow… you might get a miracle! Don't predict the future...
    MilweePisces MilweePisces 18-21, F 2 Responses