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I Am Moving Out

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    I Can't Decide! >

    Hi, I'm an Indian living in America, and I need advice with what I should do after I turn 18. I'm almost 17, and I'm stressing because my parents talk about my marriage, an arranged marriage I am supposed to agree to. I don't know how to say no because I know that if I did, my...
    Jan 14, 2013

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    I Don't Know If I Should.

    Could someone help me decide? My Moms house is safe and she pays the bills and buys the food. She helps me out with remembering my appointments and all sorts of other things. But her attitude is horrific. Seriously, I dont know if I can take it anymore or if I should. I keep the...
    justtellinthetruth justtellinthetruth 18-21, F Mar 13, 2012

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    Scared

    I'll be moving out with some friends of mine in a few weeks, and I'm scared. Im not scared of moving, but I feel like I'm leaving everyone behind. Even my sister who I never really....bonded with. I just dont want to seem like I dont love them Im just so tired of living here...
    AzelfSweets AzelfSweets 18-21 Feb 4, 2013

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    Its Almost Here

    So, I am 20 and finally moving out.. Not that far away but a little closer to school UCF. GO KNIGHTS! I am scared to really live on my own. I get my keys This Thursday Night and its scary to be leaving mom and dad who have supported me with everything I do. If i needed it they...
    futuredoctors23 futuredoctors23 18-21, M Mar 14, 2011

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    Finally

    It has been a long time coming, too. I am 23 and since I was about 16 I have been desperate to move out. My mother and I just don't get along. And even when we do, it's phony. My dad and I talk a lot about my childhood, as well as my sister's, and dad seems to recall a time...
    ladyloves ladyloves 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 11, 2009

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    I will move out in 1-3 months time.

    I'm so excited. Obviously it's going to be a tough journey but It'll all be worth it in the end. I can finally be myself and do the things that I want. I can live life the way I believe I should. I've always been the independent child in the family but even so Moving out with my...
    KouyouSeri KouyouSeri 18-21, F Apr 2

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    Moving

    Me and my friend are moving out of our parents houses when we graduate. Does anyone have any advice?
    frankiewalkingdeadgirl frankiewalkingdeadgirl 16-17, F Jan 21, 2009

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    Already Did

    Well all this past week i have been packing my things and today i moved into my first apartment. Well at least my stuff moved in. I drove my mom there (She HAD to see it) and at the end of the day i had to drive her back, So on the way back from the city i got stopped so i...
    JayAnapinchaSalt JayAnapinchaSalt 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 21, 2010

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    Moving Out

    I'm moving out,Had enough,This place,Such crap,As for the people,No better,Good riddance!This is not how I feel - just pulled it off the top of the head when I saw this group - couldn't resist.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 2 Responses Nov 26, 2011

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    It's Time

    Normally, I can't stand Jennifer Lopez. Celebrities in general get on my nerves, jetting around, buying handbags that costs thousands of dollars while children starve. However, when she and Marc Antony separated, she said something that stuck to me. "I love myself to know when to...
    amikety amikety 26-30, F Oct 29, 2011

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    I am moving out soon here with my fiance'.

    Hopefully everything will go well. We are looking at June to get married and get our apartment. We wanted to do this sooner but I realized that we both need to save up on both of our ends. She wanted to rush but I made her understand that we don't have the money up front...
    AVeryNiceguy34 AVeryNiceguy34 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 4

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    Same Land, New Home

    Here recently we've been moving all of our stuff into storage, because we are putting a new home on our existing land and getting rid of our old one. Moving is a pain in the ***, but I know I'll enjoy our new home, which is over twice as large as our existing home. My oldest...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 31, 2011

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    After 16 Years Of Being At Home, At 25 I Am Moving Out.

    I am so excited and so scared. My Mom doesn't have a husband, my Dad died when I was three. And she is heartbroken. I hope this works out and she deals with it...
    laties860326 laties860326 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 17, 2011

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    And I Can't Take Another Second Of This God Damn Town, It's Getting Harder To Breathe...

    I did it. I moved. I'm gone, adios, hasta luego, smell you laters. In some ways I regret it. In a lot of ways I don't... I regret losing everything I lost. I regret that mum hurt all my friends, harrassed their parents and that now none of them talk to me anymore. I regret...
    elpatitofeo elpatitofeo 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 11, 2011

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    Nine More Months

    Nine more long, irritating months until I can leave. I was originally going to stay home for college, but I changed my mind because I will go insane if I stay here! I have had enough of living at home. I live with my grandfather and my uncle and my grandfather is problem because...
    BelleofApril BelleofApril 18-21, F Dec 13, 2012

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    Maybe I'm Not Ready

    I just turned 17 this month and I am moving away from my whole family in california to idaho with my boyfriends family on july 1st. I have been crying every night before bed because I don't want to leave my family. But I know moving will allow me to be happy and get a job. I have...
    Breathlessnights Breathlessnights 16-17, F Jun 24, 2011

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    KindZombie KindZombie 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2013

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    First Time Ever

    For the first time I will be living on my own.  This is so exciting!  My roomates are really fun and cool.  Since we have never lived out of our houses before, this will be a totally new experience for us.  I feel glad because this change will be for the...
    BellaFairy BellaFairy 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 28, 2010

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    Time For A New Chapter

    I'm moving in with my boyfriend and his family this Sunday . As the time gets closer I start to get nervouse because I'm leaving my house my home and I always thought as my boyfriends house his house and now it's going to be mine as well at least for a couple months until we save...
    Jimena123 Jimena123 18-21, F Dec 8, 2012

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    :d

    January 5th. That's the day we move all my boxes into my new appartment, living entirely on my own. No parents, no flatmates no worries (except food, uni, work all that) I'm so nervous!! 17 and gone :D But both of my parents had moved out of their houses by the time they were 17...
    katepyro katepyro 16-17, F Oct 23, 2010

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    Recently me and my partner have decided to

    lease a place together. Exciting as that is! It bloody stressful and finding a place since we I haven't had my name on previous leases might make it a tad difficult. I been from house to house either with friends or the occasional relative but I defiantly feel ready for my own...
    metallheadd metallheadd 18-21, F Feb 5

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    Finally Getting Out Of That Hellhole

    I am moving out with my brother. I can't live with my parents anymore. My parents don't even care. They actually want me gone anyways. They will probably change their minds when I am gone, but I won't change my mind. I'm taking everything with me and never coming back. My...
    kittenkiyyu kittenkiyyu 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 4, 2012

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    I Am Moving Out Tomorrow!

    I am really excited. I originally moved out at the age of 17 and rented out a garage for $300 a month lol (SF Bay area) Over time I moved around a lot from west to east coast and just about everything in-between. After saving up for a while in Vegas I moved to Hawai'i for a...
    diamondintherough85 diamondintherough85 22-25, M 3 Responses Nov 27, 2009

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    A Fresh Start (hopefully)

    On September 4th, my boyfriend Nathaniel took a bus to come spend a week with me. we stayed in a hotel and enjoyed every second with each other. we hadnt seen each other in 4 months. when the week was up and it was time for him to go home, we just werent ready to say goodbye. we...
    HisLittleRedhead HisLittleRedhead 18-21, F Nov 4, 2012

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    Moving Out And Happy

    My life sucks right now but in just 4 more months and my life will be perfect. My parents are controlling nut jobs that live to make my life miserable and i can honestly say that i hate them. I'M the perfect child but still they are abusive to me both physically and mentally and...
    bibisoccer15 bibisoccer15 18-21, F Jul 31, 2013

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    I Think

    yep, I'm supposed to be moving into an apartment with my boyfriend and 4 others. It should be interesting. 5 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, 2 stories, 10 minute walk from my campus. We have to split $750 a month and our utilities, not bad. It's just difficult because all of our parents...
    RoastofRump RoastofRump 18-21, F Feb 10, 2011

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    From Latin America To The Second Biggest City In The US

    I’ll open up to you…the deal is I am afraid I’ll was kicked out and they're just letting me stay because its convenient for them to have someone else and living here is extremely expensive. I don’t know, I’m kind of angry at myself too… I just wished my parents would...
    spentmydays spentmydays 18-21, F Sep 24, 2013

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    I'm scared to move out.

    I fear I will not have enough money or if I do it means I have to work a lot besides going to college and I have depression, it could make it worse. Also I'm scared I won't have the money for basic things or a car (I recently got a license and it would suck to lose it), I dont...
    Wolf1995 Wolf1995 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Moving Time

    Its been a long time coming, but soon I will be moving out.
    braindectective braindectective 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 2, 2012

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    Sike... I wish ! Im thinking about moving to California with my boyfriend. I love everything about it: The high life The weather The houses Whole damn state, Its just all...
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    Venting to set myself free... To my enabling soon to be ex in laws... As part of letting go and moving forward, I've got to vent these thoughts and hurts. Forgive them. Set them...
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    Moving to a brownstone next to a beautiful park in a great city. Soooo excited. But, have to say, packing can bite me. ;) Needless to say, I'm procrastinating on EP since I'm stuck...
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    It's strange? The feeling of doubt, to not be sure, to question, to not have the absolute that you need. I know it's over I know its a sickness for him. I know its unhealthy. I...
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    I'm really scared that i'm finally moving on from lisa. For the longest time, all i think about is her. I never let anyone get close to me because i'm so scared that i'd fall in...
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    My boyfriend and I have been dating for a year and a few months now. We started to get to know each other really well in September, after he broke his neck and spine, and was...
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    A couple nights ago I prayed for guidance. I dreamed about trying to cross the road in front of my house. Then there It was a motorhome blocking the front of my house. I couldn't...
    wackywoman wackywoman 26-30 Apr 9

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    You’ve noticed a change huh? She doesn’t text you as often. She never calls you anymore. When she does text you, she never says sweet things to you anymore. She takes her...
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    I told my parents I was gay when I was 16. I grew up in a very Mormon household so it didn't go over well. My mom told me she couldn't deal with me going to hell, and my dad...
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    All I remember from my early childhood is happiness. Although my parents were divorced, I only remember laughing, playing and exploring the world around me. My mum and dad were...
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    Hello everyone, I am a 21 year old married man. Until now my wife (21 years old as well) and I have been living in our house which we bought 5 months ago. We have been having...
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