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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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    Today, I want to start fresh. Today is the day I try to start letting things from my past go. Although it may be hard, but it will be worth it in the end. I have held so many...
    EarthToTripsy EarthToTripsy 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 9

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    I appreciate the fact that I don't let things get to me like they use to. Like, something or someone might rub me the wrong but I find myself quickly getting over it. I pray about...
    Salute2MyFlaws Salute2MyFlaws 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Seriously how do people do it? Relax. Don't take everything (including yourself) really serious. Letting things go. Hang loose. How?
    PeterDr PeterDr 31-35 1 Response Mar 16

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    Welp after a year I guess I made the right choice to move on.. So many "I love yous" and "I've never felt this ways" and after just a couple days I find out you're on multiple...
    boyOhboy11 boyOhboy11 26-30, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Long story short I was raped as a child and as a result became a high functioning sociopath with little emotion or remorse. To expand on that a bit... I was so young (5 or 6 ish...
    asterwesley asterwesley 16-17, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm letting go & letting God get me through this. He is the answer to all my worries and problems . With him I can get through anything ❤️🙏
    jaynunez jaynunez 18-21, M Mar 7

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    its time to actually move on... i realized… the way i have acted over the last month or so involving my girlfriend leaving me.. it was really a immature way to deal with a more...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    The five stages of grief... Losing me.. Denial and isolation Anger Depression Bargaining Acceptance There is no particular order or time frame in which one experiences the...
    HotMessExpress101 HotMessExpress101 31-35, F 11 Responses 2 days ago

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    Of all this self hate and high expectations for my life and body. I am letting go of exisiting for everyone else but myself. I am more important, more valuable, than a number on a...
    poodahpop poodahpop 18-21, T 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    It is extremely difficult for me to open up to someone, and is quite rare that I ever really do. I am usually a very naturally trusting person, perhaps a bit naive, always giving...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 17 Responses Mar 5

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    I wonder if 'getting it' has to do with a common thread of understanding between two individuals? Sometimes people share the same woes which creates a natural bond. While other...
    SmartSweet1 SmartSweet1 51-55, F 4 Responses Mar 1

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    Why is letting go is so hard ?
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F Mar 1

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    It took me a long time to finally understand what I've always known. It really is true that knowing and understanding is quite different. I realized that it's time to let go. I can...
    LavenderHart009 LavenderHart009 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    It gets harder yet easier everyday. I was the girl who never gave my all. The girl who had given up after being raped repetitively. A girl whose heart was as cold as stone. Then...
    Snooks906219 Snooks906219 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 6

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    I am not sure if this post fits into this category well at all. There were two other good choices. I want to talk about a relationship. A very violent relationship that has been...
    TEMPERANCE12 TEMPERANCE12 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 9

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    1. I write poetry and i write songs 2. Sometimes i like to hide inside my room and let the psycho me get relief. 3. I cant start a day without some hot tea starts brewing on my...
    annaambrose annaambrose 16-17 1 Response Mar 9

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    So it is painful when the two people who I have wanted to let in for years still don't want a relationship with me. I began not getting along with my parents in my teenage years...
    Emsily Emsily 18-21, F Mar 11

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    20 Signs It's Time To Let Go And Move On 1. When your thoughts go to memories more than the present. 2. When the situation causes you more pain than joy. 3. When you expect...
    OrchidsNuBlu OrchidsNuBlu 36-40, F 7 Responses Mar 13

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    I am already a long way there, but I am thinking about just letting go completely and getting really fat. Ive already gone from 170 lbs college to 243 lbs now (I'm 6'2"). I'm happy...
    person12670 person12670 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 19

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    I'm so shocked and traumatised by the treatment I had by the mental health professionals in Middlesbrough ... What happened to me was beyond my expectations and imaginations and I...
    Soullesss Soullesss 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    I'm going through a separation and looking for someone to talk to who can relate. We are a blended family, making things even harder. I have been trying to end this relationship...
    Leacme199 Leacme199 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm so angry with you. I keep looking on your last fm music feed and keep thinking about you. Looking up the lyrics of the songs you're listening to. wondering if they mean you...
    drakewood drakewood 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    It has been 2 days and I haven't looked at your FB/IG or txtd/called you. I deleted your snapchat, unfollowed you on IG & FB, packed your things and anything else that reminds me...
    Ragoo7 Ragoo7 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    It's the things that life alone has to offer that easily takes over my control. I feel the air..., cold and crisp... Refreshing at times. Taking the air in deep as I get lost to...
    CowboysAndAngels CowboysAndAngels 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 1

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    Hi, I'm Joanna. I'm 26 years old and I live in Winder, Georgia (USA). I love things that are good, because I see myself as a good person. Don't all good people love things that are...
    joannaher123 joannaher123 26-30 1 Response Mar 1

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    I did this for 30 things but I messed up so here it goes for 50 things 1.i am a girl 2.i am in high school 3.i love sushi 4.i love cookie dough 5.i love my older sister 6.my...
    katttmills katttmills 18-21, F Mar 10

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    5o Things You May Want To Know About Me.... Or Maybe Not...If Not...Why Are You Still Reading This? Anyway, Here Are Things You May/May Not Care To Know.... About Me. 1. as you...
    SvveetKiester SvveetKiester 41-45, F 6 Responses Mar 15

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    These days too many people complain about the little things in life rather than being grateful for the little things that are good. So I started a list of all the small things we...
    Ultimatedorktroid Ultimatedorktroid 16-17, F Mar 23

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    Here's 10 things about me. 1. I have discovered Europe last year, it wad amazing. 2. I have fell in love my very first time, mine and my boyfriend's first month is today. 3. I run...
    laurenzerbe laurenzerbe 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 4

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    i'm going to stop being a perfectionist long enough to just post this and stop obsessing about it. i need to apologize to all my friends for causing them to worry. A situation that...
    shimmeringrose shimmeringrose 31-35, F 4 Responses Mar 5

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    Learning and keeping your options open to new things can make you see things differently and see yourself differently. I am always open to talking about new things.
    68JustMe 68JustMe 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    Things I like: 1-climbing into a bed with fresh, clean sheets. 2- a long, long hot shower. 3- falling asleep with the windows open when there's a thunderstorm in the distance. 4- a...
    Oso41412 Oso41412 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    Just like things that come across as good things to the weak mind are really bad things in disguise.
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, T Mar 17

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    Beyond the obvious absolutes, I think most things in life are subjective. If we all perceive things (ideas, art, intelligence, wit, beauty, humor, sarcasm, sexiness, etc...
    Mirages Mirages 41-45, F 19 Responses Mar 18

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    goodnites25 goodnites25 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    It really does! when you start loving a person so deeply, you wont realize what you're doing for them or what's going on around you.. your first priority would be that one person...
    amazingmoment90 amazingmoment90 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I really do. I like finding different ways to think about things or ways to look at different situations. Today, my dad helped me look at something in a different way. It really...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    And it's these things that I have no regrets about! I'm pretty much done with swearing off of things. Idk who I'll be in the next ten years.
    Allforaview Allforaview 18-21, F Mar 1

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    I can't take anything seriously these days that it's come to the point that I feel apathetic and numb to everything. My friends, my part-time job co-workers (though this makes...
    Unable2Breathe Unable2Breathe 22-25 1 Response Mar 3

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    From the time I was a little kid I've seen things.From one home to another til I grew u. Then I saw nothing until I moved back to my home town w my sister. It was about 5yrs ago my...
    vbudd73 vbudd73 41-45, F Mar 3

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