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I Am Mentally Retarded

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    I am mentally retarded from childhood abuse.

    I don't know which way is up or down. I always get into trouble for things I didn't do. I need help.
    LolaaBunnii LolaaBunnii 18-21 Mar 13

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    Yes i am to mentally damaged n i will never recover from it
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    its irreversible and i miss how things were before i was broke down into nothing.
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