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I Am Moving Across the Country

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    I am moving away from my friends in Arkansas

    to a new city in Nevada. I am kind of scared, but at the same time I am excited. I am ready for a new adventure, but I will miss all the people in my life now.
    Revolution73 Revolution73 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 13, 2015

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    I Am So Ready For The Change

    I'm moving from north of Boston, Ma to the Spokane, Wa area mid-July. I am so ready to go and start my life over fresh and new! I will miss the beaches and my favorite little beach pizza shop, but I can't wait to get over there and start living my life for me. I've lived my life...
    trainwrek trainwrek 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 25, 2012

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    Moving back to my home town

    or the place I was born at, Sydney Australia :)
    Drags800 Drags800 26-30 1 Response Feb 17, 2014

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    Air Force Wife

    My husband and I are originally from New York. We are currently living in Mississippi while he attends tech school for the USAF. We'll be here until July, then afterwards we're off to Arizona. I'm excited about celebrating the holidays in the South!
    paperalias paperalias 22-25, F Feb 26, 2010

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    Sick Of Illinois!! Really Looking To Leave....

    Been in Ill. most of my life except for my stint in the army. I have been told that Wa. or Oregon are really nice states but this move would mean that's where I'm going to retire, so I need to be absolutely sure this is the right thing to do! Anyone here ever been there to live...
    nooneleft nooneleft 51-55, M 1 Response Sep 11, 2013

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    Ddizaster Ddizaster 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 24, 2014

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    Letting Go

    I've lived in Idaho my entire life, and although I've traveled several other countries and explored the western side of the United States, I've been wanting to leave this place for good my entire life. I graduated high school this June, and at the end of this month I get to jump...
    bluecheezeish bluecheezeish 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 17, 2013

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    Moving

    My fiancé and I are moving from Pa to ca. We have wanted to live where we are moving for years together so what makes me have anxiety and scared? I have a job lined up and a place to live. We just want to downsize and get rid of clutter and all the things we have gathered...
    Lkjjkl Lkjjkl 31-35 Oct 20, 2013

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    In approximately 2.5 weeks I will be in New York. The moving part actually doesn't faze me too much (I've moved far too often to stress about it) but I know I'm definitely in for a serious dose of culture shock. It should be fun though, right?
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F 5 Responses Dec 26, 2008

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    Can't Wait To Leave!

    I'm moving from Kansas City, Missouri to Anchorage Alaska in 24 days! I'm so done with Missouri. I just want to get out of here hahaha. I've moved across country before so it's not terrifying. Honestly I love the adventure! :) Just think Alaska...
    Kristen37 Kristen37 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 7, 2013

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    From Ohio To Portland

    After cosmetology school I planned on moving out west to restart my life and Portland seemed like the perfect place to be. But at the same time I planned on moving to Louisville to be with my friends who go to college there. For the past year I've been back and forth between both...
    Carolineee5 Carolineee5 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 19, 2013

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    Following my dreams. I've recently left my

    fiancé and have decided why not go for it! I've dreamed of living with my best friend in the Florida keys for years and now that I'm single I'm going for it!
    danax02010 danax02010 22-25, F 14 Responses Feb 10, 2014

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    I Want To Eventually.

    I live in England and hate it here not because its cold an rainy I just don't know something about it I hate. It is like I am in the Simpson movie with a dome over England and I can't escape. All my friends are in the States and I think I will have a better life over there. For...
    deadspiritied deadspiritied 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 30, 2013

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    My Life Is Going To Change

    I'm moving from Illinois to LA next summer and it scares the hell out of me, but i'm ready for my life to change.
    kjiggy03 kjiggy03 18-21 Jun 17, 2012

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    my boyfriend and I want to ride together

    but how do we get both cars to boston while driving together??
    GlassIndustry GlassIndustry 16-17, T Aug 10, 2015

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    I may be moving from the east coast to San

    Francisco but I'm afraid! Only my boyfriend lives there now and I have an awesome job lined up. But again... I'm nervous to leave my friends and family.
    mimileelee mimileelee 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 1, 2014

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    Im going to Siberia cold place

    but yeah I'm leaving in a week were gonna live near a big big deep deep hole my dad said i hear its terrible but i will make the best of it I'm gonna miss Liverpool
    TheGuyThatsBritish TheGuyThatsBritish 18-21, M Jul 19, 2014

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    I Want To Eventually.

    I live in England and hate it here not because its cold an rainy I just don't know something about it I hate. It is like I am in the Simpson movie with a dome over England and I can't escape. All my friends are in the States and I think I will have a better life over there. For...
    lela201465 lela201465 16-17, F Jul 10, 2014

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    I Won't Be a Cali Girl Anymore :(

    My husband and I have lived in California our whole lives, and will now be moving to Ft. Bragg, North Carolina. He joined the Army 8 months ago, and this is just another change of MANY! I am excited, scared, anxious, and a million other things all at once.  I am leaving all...
    shawngreen shawngreen 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 22, 2009

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    Indiana Here I Come!

    The farthest west I've been is Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.. *GULP*.. I was living with my Step-Father and my Mother. I was kicked out. Was homeless in Philadelphia for about 3 months. Out of that I started staying with my brother in June 2011. The relationship between me and him...
    revolutionaryinjustice revolutionaryinjustice 22-25, M 3 Responses Sep 16, 2011

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    1. How many of you wish you could be a different nationality? I would change my__________ citizenship to_________ because________. 2. Do you believe that if you change citizenship...
    Mickey899 Mickey899 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    i love country music its really good music too
    autism1011 autism1011 22-25, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    You're running from something, you won't be happier there, you'll be the same person there, it won't improve the quality of your life, and you won't like having nothing that is...
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Only two kinds of music Country and Western. If dancing is a conversation between two people then line dancing must been one hell of an arguement
    richochet96791 richochet96791 36-40, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Like most young men of my generation, I visited another country courtesy of the United States military. The fleet I was attached to went to Mexico with a few Canadian vessels. It...
    Solitaireman Solitaireman 56-60, M 5 Responses Feb 2

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    well country girl! im from texas
    reptibelle reptibelle 13-15, F Feb 2

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    I assume in a different country maybe
    TheAvenue TheAvenue 18-21, M Feb 2

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    i love lifted trucks you can have fun in a big truck, you can go mudding you can jam country music you can go too field party i am a redneck ok i own a rebel flag we like big...
    autism1011 autism1011 22-25, M Feb 1

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    i love country living i love me some back roads
    autism1011 autism1011 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 1

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    From South Africa to Slovenia; My dad's originally from Slovenia. I'm now over 20 years in Slovenia, but I still consider myself South African. Life here is OK. With a little...
    Robberto Robberto 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 31

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    I Love Country Living;Being A City Slicker All My Life I Never Knew How Beautiful and Absolutely Wonderful It Is In The Country.That Was Til I Started Dating Heather(One Of My Ex's...
    BiggBeautifulBri BiggBeautifulBri 46-50, M Jan 29

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    After a year of dealing with the biggest crush on a friend that won't feel the same way, I'm finally getting my mind and heart clear of all the feelings. She has always been a...
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    Well chatted with ex lover tonight and there's no animosity. I'm going through phases of grief and I'm at the acceptance stage. He's actually having a harder time tthinking of...
    v0lition v0lition 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    Saw this on Facebook, Reposting it here Interesting fact: Mussolini, Hitler, and Franco were all "fascists," not "socialists." They HATED socialism. One fascist thinker of the...
    OldRacer OldRacer 70+, M Jan 28

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    i love country music i like old country music too
    autism1011 autism1011 22-25, M Jan 27

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