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I Am Moving Across the Country

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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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    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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    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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    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

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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 Oct 19, 2013

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    Moving is a big thing

    when you are not ready to leave. It's feel like you are being force by something that you don't know. Sometime, we need some fresh air to breath and see how is the different.
    Ilovesummer01 Ilovesummer01 26-30, F Apr 20

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    Moving back to my home town

    or the place I was born at, Sydney Australia :)
    Drags700 Drags700 26-30 1 Response Feb 17

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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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    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 15 Responses Feb 10

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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

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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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    Ddizaster Ddizaster 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 24

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 7, 2013

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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

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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 1 Response Jul 22, 2009

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    I'm 26, i've been single forever, i do everything alone, and i've moved across the country before alone, so when i decided to move to australia alone it didn't seem that crazy...
    halloweenkid halloweenkid 22-25, F Jul 23

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    1 out of 3 weeks complete. Flew from Chicago to Miami and now I'm in Delaware. Can't wait to be home for a day and a half then to Camp!!
    SexyFilly SexyFilly 13-15, F Jul 21

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    When people talk about moving its normally 20 miles away. In comparison I moved a few thousand miles. I actually find it to be a joke when people are sad that they won't see their...
    bigbacon12 bigbacon12 70+ Jul 16

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    OK so I got married and ended up moving to another country for her. I tried everything and gave up everything for her. Now we are seperated. We have a kid together and that is why...
    babybilldog babybilldog 31-35, M Jul 12

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    So recently my mom and dad are fighting and they decided to get a divorce. It happened a few weeks before summer and it's still going on in summer. I seriously don't want to stay...
    fabstarlight5110 fabstarlight5110 22-25, F Jul 7

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    My first real venture out of the country was to Mexico. I was at a Navy "A" school in San Diego, and altho "A" school sailors weren't supposed to do so, I went to visit Tijuna...
    kbbaldwin kbbaldwin 66-70, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I have recently returned from a month long road trip across the states. Well I made it across about 7 of them.
    Kirjamo Kirjamo 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Im really considering moving out of America its totally ****** and I absolutely hate it😠😭😪 I wanna move to England or new zealand maybe even Australia I just wanna move...
    Jamila94 Jamila94 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 12

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    I am a guy planning to pursue my graduate degree (phd) in Canada. So, I woud like to know how my experience will be there? I mean : are canadians nice , racist etc ? . I am a very...
    flyby1991 flyby1991 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    Well, I've actually been to multiple countries. Most I can't really remember because I was younger (around 5-7ish) but the most recent ones inspired me to travel around. The...
    AmoebaPrime AmoebaPrime 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 7

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    My parents took my brother & I to Rio De Janeiro in South America when I was 12. We stayed for 2 weeks. I will never forget that trip! Men with machine guns on top of all the...
    sandybeaches4me sandybeaches4me 41-45, F 3 days ago

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    Back when I was still in the US to have my on-the-job training program, there's this time when I'm in a cab going home from work. The driver (who is a woman) and I were kinda...
    Mrclubhouse Mrclubhouse 18-21, M Jul 17

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    I do believe Obama wasn't the best choice for this country. I absolutely felt that way from day one. But, it's also important to remember that the mess other people leave behind...
    sleepingangel sleepingangel 18-21, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'm literally the only member of my family who wasn't born in or near the city of Liverpool. When I was born, my family had moved to a house in the countryside in Herefordshire and...
    ForeverInDarkness22 ForeverInDarkness22 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    Country music, in my opinion is some of the best out there. Sorry, I do not consider Taylor swift country... But anyway, the reason I love country music the most (80's music is my...
    AMB97 AMB97 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 7

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    Moving on is a nice phrase and a better one, if practiced in real life. Life has to move on irrespective of our good or bad experiences. Moving on helps us to forget the past and...
    irinangel irinangel 22-25, F Jul 8

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    I hate Russia. I hated it since I was a kid and with age grew my hatred. I was obviously born in the wrong place, because I've never ever felt anything warm towards this place...
    soproni soproni 22-25, M 3 Responses Jul 14

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    Born in the country, livin in the country, and will die in the country. 🇺🇸
    brizle brizle 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 5

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    I'm a country girl with a city girl's life. I grew up in a small town, we hunted our own food, worked hard for what we got, and where we helped out one another. It was where I felt...
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F Jul 5

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    I am just fed up from my life and my country. I lost my family. I lost my friends. I lost my job. I lost my home. I lost my finance. I lost my love. There is nothing left for me in...
    AsfaqAlam AsfaqAlam 22-25, M Jul 6

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    Out of all the music out there, country is by far my favorite!!!! And not just new songs, the old country is just as good as the new!!! My next fav would probably be 80's...
    AMB97 AMB97 16-17, F Jul 7

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    I am amazed at the 52,000 women and children that have come into the country from Central America. Obama frost wanted 2 billion dollars to accommodate these folks. Now he wants 3.7...
    livinfree1968 livinfree1968 61-65, M Jul 13

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    This is the best Country in the world.We have so much more than everyone and we started from nothing.I love my country enough that if I had to I would go into the army. What other...
    GingerSlimSTL GingerSlimSTL 13-15, M Jul 22

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    I think Obama is dangerous for this country because how can we support him if his supporters prove themselves continually to be dangerous to themselves due to stupidity. I don't...
    christfukk christfukk 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 23

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    I miss my country so much I just can't help it I think I'm gonna start crying!!!! If you are from somewhere and you moved and now you miss your country comment something you like...
    isabel16 isabel16 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 24

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    Since I've moved out from my Mum's place six years ago, I have moved 12 times. The longest I've stayed in one place in those six years is two years. I have moved around for various...
    annebelle88 annebelle88 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    By the way I am a girl and when it says girl friend it means my best friend. Me and my bestie live right next to each other literally, and recently we are starting secondary...
    MollyMeggs MollyMeggs 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    I'm moving schools and I'm freaking out. I've been to 3 different schools my whole life, this would make 4. The school that I was currently going to, I have been there since third...
    JaydenH JaydenH 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I'm listing to country music right now as I am typing this. I listin to country music more then any other type of music
    Blackbelt4ever Blackbelt4ever 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    Born and raised in the lone star state ❤️❤️ u can take the girl out of the country-but you cant take the country out of the girl
    foreverANDnever14 foreverANDnever14 13-15, F Jul 10

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