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I Am Moving Out

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Finally!

    Two years ago, I was in a car crash. Shortly after that, I was jobless, homeless and suffering from the aftereffects of that accident. I moved in with my parents. And now... finally... I have my own place again. There are going to be some safety checks on the new place, but...
    TheNakedPoet TheNakedPoet 41-45, M 3 Responses Jun 29, 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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    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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    How do you do this? The moving out thing?

    How do you get money, *an apartment*, food, etc. I know you could just get a job, but as you can imagine, all this adult stuff seems easier said than done. I just don't know how to do any of it. (Seriously, how do you find a good apartment/house?)
    StokesQuirky StokesQuirky 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 18

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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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    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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    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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    I am so excited! I am finally getting my own

    apartment in the form of a 3 bedroom, 2 bath home that I know well because I lived in it for 9 years. I am so excited! I can't wait to have my own space!
    cmitchellichs cmitchellichs 16-17, M May 10

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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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    I have a roommate that has been a friend from

    school, I got offered a job somewhere away from where I am and I'm not sure whether to feel bad or not? Any advice people?
    broadpa broadpa 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 9

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    Back To USA

    I have a flight booked to go home to my parents house. I will be staying there until further notice. The reason I am moving is because of my recent marriage break up. It will be nice to be around my family and friends at this time. Would like to say thank you England, it's been...
    kimcheung kimcheung 26-30, F 18 Responses Feb 18, 2013

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

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    Pandorazz Pandorazz 26-30 1 Response May 10

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I'm currently moving house from the inner west

    of Sydney to the (country) far west. I hate moving, such a royal pain, found I actually am allergic to dust after pulling down some bookshelves in the hall leaving me with what I thought was a bright red butterfly rash on my face. I didn't want to be seen in public. It was...
    heyitsabike heyitsabike 31-35, F Jun 24

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    Related Experiences

    After years of suffering with my brother's horrible personality. I am finally moving out for college, 2 months earlier than planned. The idea of moving out is great and all but now...
    MikaT MikaT 18-21, F Jun 30

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    We just discussed my husbands new job offer and decided we could do with the 15% raise on his wages. The only condition. We have to move from Utah to Pennsylvania. We have...
    mummyof8 mummyof8 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 5

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    Moved to Idaho from New Jersey looking for work and it has been hell. Been stuck here. Got a job offer in Baker Montana making really good money to try and get us all back home to...
    Ategenos Ategenos 26-30, M Jul 11

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    So I'm on vacation visiting my cousins in Florida and I'm starting to feel more at home here than I do back where my house is in jersey. Partially because my parents, my sister...
    justintrubela justintrubela 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 20

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    So I'm finally moving out in September I feel like I've accomplished so much in the past 5 years since I've been with my bf. I've grown so much and I feel like our relationship...
    sanity85 sanity85 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    My mom is a nut and got so mad that I told her I want to move out that she is evicting me. She keeps harassing me every day. She has typed up legal documents to warn me to get out...
    tlee5001 tlee5001 22-25, F Jul 16

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    My older sister moved out a month or so ago and I would love to move in with her. She does not really like the idea as one of the reasons why she moved out was to become more...
    DamoiseauDynavolt DamoiseauDynavolt 16-17, M Jul 4

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    how do i tell my mom and dad im moving out friday
    alina10912 alina10912 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 5

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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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    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 3 days ago

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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'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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    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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    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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    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 bf just recently broke up with me (sunday night) to be specific, and i posted here bfre that i was having a hard time moving on. But now day by day i manage to wake up with less...
    nickisteph nickisteph 18-21, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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