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I Am Moving Across the Country

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

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    i want to leave this country with my family n start new and better life for us all
    atomicbombastar atomicbombastar 26-30, M 11 hrs ago

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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ex7dXJWpoYc One of the most beautiful versions of America The Beautiful I've ever heard. Yes, I love my country. Yes, if I didn't wear glasses and...
    Johnviolinist823 Johnviolinist823 22-25, M 15 hrs ago

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    Well life on the farm is kinda laid back Ain't much an old country boy like me can't hack It's early to rise, early in the sack I thank God I'm a country boy Well a simple kinda...
    1fertileelectrician 1fertileelectrician 22-25, M 23 hrs ago

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    I have been to 13 countries and 14th is my country of origin! India!
    kushshah31 kushshah31 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I remember listening to country as a kid. When country was country and not this new age country crap for the many kids growing up to be "country" boys and girls. Artists like Gary...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    Anyone got any playlists/artists/songs they'd like to suggest? Country music is my escape from life at the moment. :) Always loved it but now it's shown to be my most favourite...
    Daniellevn Daniellevn 18-21, F 8 Responses 5 days ago

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    Why doesn't country music radio stations play country music.
    iSceneGirl iSceneGirl 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Hate to tell you but that ain't country music most of you listen to. I can paint a turd gold but that doesn't make it a gold.
    iSceneGirl iSceneGirl 13-15, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    It seems so many people are now realizing how this country has a greed problem. The politicians allow corporations to send jobs abroad. Yet, it seems so many people are greedy...
    aSagittarius aSagittarius 36-40, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I bet most people who read newspapers or television or other media mass that people who did naked run in the mountain and the beach were both fined and went to court . i...
    xiaospirit xiaospirit 18-21, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Love these headphones! Taking my country addiction to a new level :P
    Daniellevn Daniellevn 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    So there's was this thing I've once promised myself, I promised myself I would never love anyone again because at the end I get hurt, we all get hurt and I don't know how long I...
    SarahDotCom SarahDotCom 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 26

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    I am working on an assignment for my current college course dealing with intercultural communication. The assignment requires that I ask someone who is not from the US and has...
    localrocklover localrocklover 26-30, F 6 Responses Jun 26

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    Yes i sure am a country girl i live in the Ozarks hills and love it...Love to fish and hunt and work here at the home front..Some may say im a redneck and thats fine..But with all...
    CLPLIKESFUN CLPLIKESFUN 46-50 1 Response Jun 25

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    I've dealt with my ghosts and I've faced all my demons Finally content with a past I regret I've found you find strength in your moments of weakness For once I'm at peace with...
    HarleyQuinn251 HarleyQuinn251 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 25

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    My boyfriend of over a year is moving abroad for a two-year assignment in Africa. He would travel back to the U.S. a couple times a year to check in with his work's headquarters...
    Kadessa00 Kadessa00 26-30, F Jun 24

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    when I was 12 years old i remember my mother telling me that we were moving, not just moving house moving, but to a new country. England to Australia. I don't think i quite...
    BethAlice BethAlice 22-25 Jun 24

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    Sure, Singapore is a beautiful country. Our food here is good and cheap too. Not to mention how brilliantly we've progressed from nothing to a thriving city in just 50 years. But...
    StarsxSunsets StarsxSunsets 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    I'd love to travel around first and then just settle down in a new life and be happy. Considering the fact the world is becoming smaller everyday, I see no reason why I should be...
    Allforaview Allforaview 18-21, F Jun 24

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    Sorry for my bad english(grammar)... I found out that my wife cheated on me on a guy she meet online about 4 months ago and Ive never felt this kind of feeling before. I felt angry...
    keydik91 keydik91 22-25, M 6 Responses Jun 23

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    I really hate where I'm at. Everywhere you turn, there are tall buildings. It's suffocating, like they're all closing down on you. Education is ridiculous: 12 year olds are split...
    StarsxSunsets StarsxSunsets 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 22

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    In september I am moving out of the house I grew up in to move in to a new apartment with my boyfriend! We're both excited and I love that my life is moving forward the way I want...
    myckeli myckeli 18-21, F Jun 22

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    So many things are happening and closing and opening. It has been a year of finally being able to learn about myself. I've made mistakes and have learned to set certain boundaries...
    searchingfar searchingfar 22-25, F Jun 22

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    "Shoulders" When confusion's my companion And despair holds me for ransom I will feel no fear I know that You are near When I'm caught deep in the valley With chaos for my...
    lillian2234 lillian2234 22-25, F Jun 21

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    I was born and raised in the Netherlands and will probably stay here for the rest of my life. It's not that I don't want to leave, but it would come with too many risks, especially...
    Gentle153 Gentle153 26-30, M Jun 21

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