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I Am Not Going Down Without A Fight

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 206 People

    To The Members Of This Group.

    I LOVE YOU ALL...THE ONLY ONE WHO STANDS IN YOUR WAY IS THE ONE YOU ALLOW TO DO SO. RIOT. RAGE. REEK HAVOC. IF YOU CAN'T FIGHT THE GOOD FIGHT THEN FIGHT FOR FIGHTINGS SAKE. THE ONLY FIGHT YOU EVER LOSE IS THE ONE YOU REFUSE TO FIGHT. IF YOU GO DOWN...GO DOWN SWINGING.
    Vivagalore Vivagalore 31-35, F 2 Responses May 9, 2012

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    I always warn people,

    if you plan on trying to take me down or out be aware I'm not going down without a fight. I've never been the quiet, humble type. I refuse to go down whimpering and crying or submissively with my head down. I'm giving it all I've bloody got so at least when I look back on it, I...
    SonofSomebody SonofSomebody 22-25, M Oct 6

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    Oh Who Am I Kidding?

    I'm trying very hard not to worry about the things I can't control, I'm finding I have serious control issues. Less than 4 hours until my big fix. I don't know what's racing faster my thoughts or my heart... but I've bought my big girl undies and I am not backing out... I guess...
    Vivagalore Vivagalore 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 11, 2012

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    It Stings Like A Bee But I Am Floating Like A Butterfly

    Tales from a conscious coma... The Doctors had a little exploring to do, apparently they don't always have the answers without a little slice and dice. It was a minor proceedure, just a little look and see, nothing really, nothing at all. I'm pfectly fine and excited to get some...
    Vivagalore Vivagalore 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 12, 2012

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    DAMN STRAIGHT YOU GUYS.

    When diplomacy fails.......YOU HAVE AN UPRISING ON YOUR HANDS.
    Igotsnikt Igotsnikt 36-40, M Mar 12

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    The Fighter

    Life is tough, but I'm tougher. I'm gonna go the full 9 rounds, and when this fight called life is over, I'll be the victor.
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30, F 17 Responses Nov 4, 2013

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    I knew I needed to be prepared for the ups and downs. I know our journey together isn't going to be an easy one. But I'm not willing to give up on us. I'll fight if I have to...
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    All I know how to do is fight. I hold in all my anger for so long, the last time I cried it was 4 years worth of tears. I'm also a pretty good fighter. I get this psychopathic rage...
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    There isn't a day where I'm not fighting with my mom. I feel like I hate her but I don't hate her..they just say it's a teenage phrase but it's not, she fights about anything and...
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    It happened two years ago. I was a friend of another girl, that had a feud with a gang of females older and bigger than us, my friend was dumb enough to have angered one of them...
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    His name is depression "Hi, nice of you to come back" "are you feeling better" , I smile and nod yes and sit at my seat, people are laughing, talking and waiting for class to...
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    We have been together on and off for almost 2 years , he have failed me many times and I have forgive him many times , I did few mistakes 2 but none compared to his , he forgave me...
    denial1 denial1 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    So today has been full of me feeling down crying for what feels like 2 hours smh... Between not being able to deal with grief Trying to pretend everything is okay Stressing and...
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    Heck yea! If someone takes my candy or ice cream away Im going to crazy on their behinds :P Joking aside. If I see someone messing with the person I love or telling her to do...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M Oct 2

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    I wouldn't say I "fight"depression, but lately all I feel is like I'm just getting through each day without actually living. Maybe it's just part of growing up, but I just feel...
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