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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'm forty and recently learned that bed rest for an extended period can cause havoc 'down there'.. Simply, wash every other day and thing should be good.. but let things slide and...
    shellik18 shellik18 36-40, T Jan 30

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    HAHAHAHAHA speaking of letting things go. I have let so many things go I want to be able to not let things go. I am just really frustrated with a friend right now and I am this...
    ColorfulConnections ColorfulConnections 16-17, F Feb 4

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    I've never been on big on materialistic stuff. I soak in what ppl might say. "Don't mean much". But to me, it's the most precious things in life that matters. I woke up today. Put...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I mean who doesn't when you slide or swing Down you get air rushing to your face and hair especially the fast slides and how high you swing
    whitietighties whitietighties 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 4

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    Here are mines: 1. I don't have a middle name 2. I was raised Catholic 3. I love turtles! 4. I think penguins are badasssss 5. I love only horror and comedy movies, but I can...
    Knixveus5 Knixveus5 18-21, M 1 hr ago

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    I like this! After many years of holding on to relationships with people (boyfriends) who weren't good for me, I'm finally letting go of the need, the desire, and the wanting of a...
    HonorTheTrickster HonorTheTrickster 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 9

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    Today I came to a certain realisation. I'm someone who has done so much in my year of 2014, I got out my comfortable life and I made it hard for myself, Intentionally. I was...
    MisssValentine MisssValentine 18-21, F 16 Responses Jan 26

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    Just come back on the site after a year's absence and read through my previous posts. I knew I was angry and upset at the time I wrote them but I didn't realise how much. Not...
    emmsmi1 emmsmi1 31-35 2 days ago

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    Letting go of people who do not enhance my life, letting go of guilt and anger and moving on this 2015 :) yaay
    Mikino Mikino 36-40, F Feb 3

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    It’s time… Letting go and moving on is always scary. I’m moving on because holding on has gotten me nowhere. I’m going to accept what is, let go of what...
    ifoundhim ifoundhim 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 15

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    It's been almost a year. March twelfth will be a year since I threw him out. Sometimes I still miss him, but then I remember everything that happened between us. And it's not even...
    StarlightWincan StarlightWincan 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 27

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    Great. Now it's hard even to vent on EP about anything, because then I'm weak and needy and attention-seeking and annoying. I should just shut up. I should just stop talking about...
    kaleidoscopic21 kaleidoscopic21 13-15, F 10 Responses Jan 28

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    The past has always been a pretty hard burden on me, considering I have made countless mistakes and counting, they almost seemed like they were going to haunt me for the rest of my...
    anonymousdrummer anonymousdrummer 13-15, M Feb 3

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    Of all my memories, my stories, things in my past. These are things that people do not know about. On the exterior, they see a highly ordered person who is efficient and...
    novembermountain novembermountain 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 14

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    Maybe hate is too strong a word to express my dislike I'll make a start and when I can't think of what to say 1 gee I hate that, when I can't think of something to say . 2. When...
    JohnCrighton JohnCrighton 51-55, M 1 Response Feb 15

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    My mother has always had a great influence in my decisions in life. From petty things like what clothes to shop to important matters such as my career, she's always had a say in...
    thecasualdilettante thecasualdilettante 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 17

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    Appreciate the Simple Things In Life
    goodnites1011 goodnites1011 22-25, M 8 hrs ago

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    There are a lot of bad things that were blessings and more importantly learning experiences for me. Knowledge and growth are always blessings in itself.
    Shannon87 Shannon87 26-30, F 6 hrs ago

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    As hard as I try certain things don't budge. It's like walking into a wall over and over hoping that a doorway will appear. Oh, well. I just have to learn to suck it up and realize...
    Essence972 Essence972 18-21, F 53 mins ago

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    I just realized today that I have dealt so poorly with so many situations because I was afraid of dealing poorly with the situations in the first place. I over-thought everything...
    fuckitwhynot fuckitwhynot 22-25, F Jan 26

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    letting go of the mistakes from my past and keeping the lessons I learned. I can't change my mistakes, but I can change how I handle a situation next time.
    simplyafriend simplyafriend 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 17

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    If only it was this simple as letting go. But a good song is " let it go" yes the Disney frozen song.
    krystalkool84 krystalkool84 26-30, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    i met him and we fell inlove instantly, he was crazy about me and did various things to show his love.. days went by and he proposed , i said its too early but he said theres...
    cutieee1 cutieee1 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have pushed a lot of potential friends away. My reason is because of lack of trust. I have a hard time letting people get too close to me. Betrayal is a big thing, and it hurts...
    SentimentalMood SentimentalMood 36-40, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    Presently major disasters too become fleeting moments.. passing me by.. k, letting go of the doom now...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 days ago

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    About two years ago, I was asked to describe myself and I realized that I didn't really know who I am. So, instead of finding qualities, I wrote a list of things that makes me...
    Jeanne506 Jeanne506 16-17, F Feb 17

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    You know sometimes life is boring. I think that it is boring because everyone in my family avoids talking about things with me. It has been subtle but over the past 8 or so years...
    ForgottenMale ForgottenMale 26-30, M Jan 29

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    1) I'm a girl 2) I really really love cats, but I can't have one of my own and it kills me 3) I've been battling depression 4) I play volleyball 5) I'm very pale, probably...
    creativecats creativecats 13-15, F Feb 1

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    Okey Dokey.. 1- I like talking about myself but i don't do it because people hate it..however , i do listen when peeps talk about themselves and i don't hate it. 2-some people...
    AutoLove0 AutoLove0 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 5

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    People who are told that they are certain way so much allows their mind to think that that way is permanent. The mind gets used to the fact that it's just how it is and how it's...
    pwhite83 pwhite83 31-35, M Feb 16

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    okay so.. i'm young. and i've done things, been through things. my life wasn't the best. i drink, smoke, have sex, i cheated... don't think i did these things because i want to be...
    angelgoinghome angelgoinghome 13-15, F 4 Responses Feb 18

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    Lol I don't like to try new things. I like things to be normal, it's what I'm comfy with. BUT, I want to try to want to try new things :P. Like I want myself to really feel like...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I don't even know how to start this thing... So I guess I'll just dive right in. 1. I was born on May 9th, 2000. 2. I've been obsessed with fire for as long as I can remember. 3...
    SayMinty SayMinty 13-15, M 2 Responses Feb 1

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    1. I'm a mama of three, soon to be four. 2. I have trouble falling to sleepand staying asleep. 3. I like for things to be organized and things in their place. 4. I been...
    badgirlbee badgirlbee 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 2

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    I always seem to mess things up. When things are great and nothing could be better I always have this uncontrollable like urge to do something wrong I honestly don't know why. Like...
    fredyiv fredyiv 13-15, M Feb 3

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    Sometimes it takes losing the things we take for granted to make us appreciate the most precious of things. Often these are the simplest of things.
    DreamsIDream DreamsIDream 70+, F 4 Responses Feb 5

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    Thirst for knowledge,I like learning as much as I can about things that interest me or I find useful,also I love hearing peoples points of view find it insightful.It's always...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F Feb 5

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    Hating is never a good thing, but I admit I hate those people who never question the way things are; when circumstances are unfair, absurd, illogical, they just shrug their...
    Danceofhours Danceofhours 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 16

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    1) I am sixteen. 2) I am from England. 3) I am female. 4) I love babies. 5) I know some pretty weird things. 6) I am very emotional. 7) I dislike swearing. 8) I love baking. 9) I...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 16

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    I have been on here a while thought I share some things about me. I am 20 years young about to be 21 in May! (Oh, snap!) I have had an EP account since the summer of 2013 (^_...
    PetiteChica PetiteChica 18-21, F a week ago

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    I am not perfect. nor would I want to be. I am naive to many negative things. But I am not cynical. I am a bit overweight, but I am not starving. I work a lot, but atleast I have...
    simplyafriend simplyafriend 41-45, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    One of the drawbacks to being decidedly middle aged is that you can often be defined by the regularity of the things you tend to do. More out of habit than the fact you like to do...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Jan 28

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    This is more DO the cutest things, as opposed to say because no words were said! My daughter, who's 4, loves playing with a pretend til (cash register in American) with pretend...
    Mick672 Mick672 41-45, M 5 Responses Jan 29

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    My 10 things 1. I have two beautiful daughters 2. I am dyslexic & horrible at English because of it 3. My fiance cheated on me while pregnant but we're attempting to patch things...
    posh687 posh687 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 30

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