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I Am Sad When Bad Things Happen To Good People

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    Wouldn't It Be Nice?

    If bad things only happened to bad people?
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M 1 Response Feb 13, 2010

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    A Sad Lesson

    Tonight I got one of those phone calls. The minute I heard her voice I knew something was very wrong. "Hi Mom." "Hi Honey. What's wrong?" A sob. "I got home from work and we've been robbed." My daughter's Navy husband is out at sea on a two week mission. My little...
    datura datura 56-60, F 44 Responses Feb 13, 2010

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    I See It More Than I Should

    I have a friend online who lives in Japan. I have talked with him for months and tried to help him with some bullying issues he faced here on EP once that eventually forced him to leave. Friends...I can't to this day, understand why things that happen to him happen. This guy...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 13, 2011

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    Wrong Place, Wrong Time

    Ever had a person tell you wrong place wrong time... well this happened to me recently thought i would share it with you.  My late husband and i were eating  with our daughter who was almost two yrs old, at a fast food chain in visalia ca.  It was the busy lunch...
    innocentlYours innocentlYours 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 16, 2010

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    Evil

    There is no need to hurt someone who can't fight back, but people still do...
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M 12 Responses Feb 23, 2010

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    They Dont Deserve It

    Its why I question karma sometimes. If you are doing good then why should bad things happen to you?  It always happens to me. Over the years, I have tried to be a nice person but in return, what do I get? People using me and a worsening depression.  I guess you...
    reset reset 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 28, 2010

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    Suicide: As a volunteer I welcome many people here on EP. I'm so disturbed at the many who want to commit suicide, and even ask how to do it?! I just stare at a loss for the right...
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    Like love. Thought they were great. But learn they were acting.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Sep 8

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    I don't know why good people suffer in life. I have a heart of gold and in my life I have not hurt anyone intentionally. If I see anyone in need I would give them the shirt of my...
    SeniorSue SeniorSue 61-65, F 1 Response Sep 4

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    this is a homage of respect and a rememberance to all the truly good people out there that sacrificed their lives and died for all that is honorable in this world. this is posted...
    stacylynn7 stacylynn7 18-21, T Sep 11

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    i know thzt things happen/come into your life for a reason and changes you and everything you will do in the near future. You came into my life and changed on how i viewed others...
    wannaloveyou wannaloveyou 13-15, F Sep 8

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    Sohhhh muhchhhhhh Life is filled with jerks. So good people are rare. And cherished.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 8

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    You know, I hate it when people who seem good change their photos to show their true colors...you finally find out that they are perverts!
    HUMAN2BME HUMAN2BME 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 26

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    We would be awesome. If bad only hit bad.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 8

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    I used to chat with an older lady on here. We used to be friends and because she was much older i had more respect for her. Her kids were my age and older as well, so she was like...
    LifeOnAThread LifeOnAThread 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 7

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    It really upsets me! As a Christian, I don't thrust my beliefs in other peoples faces to avoid making people uncomfortable. I discuss it rationally when a situation arises. Yet it...
    LostApothecary LostApothecary 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    My sister is a doctor and she's always busy, her husband is also a doctor. She always asks me to look after her 1 year old. I love my nephew. But sometimes they're asking for too...
    l3lackmamba l3lackmamba 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 26

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    On my way home, briskly putting one foot after the other, I was lost in thought. And exactly at that moment when I was silently contemplating that I simply must endure the toss...
    jenga1 jenga1 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 9

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    Finding the right people to be your friends is a task in itself and once you find them another task is to see if they are they are good enough to be really close to your heart...
    uselessguy uselessguy 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 25

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    My husband is a video game addict. He doesn't play 24/7 but he always wants to play from 10 pm- whenever he is finished. It may be midnight or may be 6 am. He's a student in...
    mrsmoe13 mrsmoe13 22-25, F Sep 14

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    I dont let many get close to me... Not because im snobbish or antisocial... Im just very guarded... Ive been hurt much in my life and i put up walls to protect that from happening...
    sunpea sunpea 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 28

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    I hate it when notification says I have 3 notifications and I open it, it says none.
    Artz4Life Artz4Life 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 5

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    I'm fighting an on going battle in life. My struggle is long, hard, and hopefully worth it. My whole life I have always had a bad habit of befriending the wrong people. I've always...
    XxNewlifexX XxNewlifexX 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    I am a fixer by nature, I have to fix things or I am not happy. Problem is.....some people cannot be fixed and I find that frustrating
    Jawzenator Jawzenator 31-35, M Sep 8

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    It is what it is. We are just a species trying to make life as good as we can. Unfortunately we are still at the stage of looking out for ourselves rather than looking out for...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Aug 26

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    Why so serious? Some people may think I am snob and serious person. Sometimes I am, sometimes I am just shy or tired. I might accelerate to extreme seriousness if needed. It's a...
    JAD01 JAD01 31-35, F 4 Responses Aug 22

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    Many people view me as snobby, when in fact I am only being selective. I've been burned too many times to reach into the oven again without proper protection (metaphorically).
    picses2222 picses2222 13-15, F Sep 13

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    Im happy to be with people with sense of humor or those that agrees with me. Unfortunately not all are like that.
    Elleshore81 Elleshore81 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 24

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    I am a bit antisocial. I'm quiet. Unless you talk to me first,I may not talk to you. Im not trying to be a snobby *****. I dont want to come off as cold or unfriendly. I am just...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 10

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    Yeah. Ugh. Some of the people I've talked too on here are so rude. Don't message me stupid ****. Don't talk to me if you don't understand why I chose to not send or do certain...
    LittleKandi LittleKandi 16-17, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    That doesnt means its right !
    Fitguy1984 Fitguy1984 26-30, M 14 hrs ago

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    So there's this app called Uber. If you haven't heard of it, it an app where you can schedule a car to pick you up. Anyone can be an Uber taxi, you just need a car. So my friend...
    dsasl dsasl 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 9

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    Every time something comes up that's cute, my heart breaks. I don't know why, but I don't like it because I can't enjoy anything happy or nice. Does anyone else feel like this?
    ORCoastal ORCoastal 18-21, M Aug 27

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    Until the ones i see get proven worthy. Or not punished enough.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Sep 8

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    So.. My grandpa came by for dinner with me and my parents. In the evening he decides to go home. My parents follow him to the front door as I get up, close the backdoor, and start...
    MissClueless MissClueless 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    I am really shocked. What kind of coach would make one of his players cry in a Little League game that is being nationally televised? It makes me sick to my stomach to watch...
    ICRETO ICRETO 46-50, M Aug 23

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    Sometimes? Usually . .
    fauxlady fauxlady 22-25, F Aug 26

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    I absolutely trust no one in my life. No one. Everyday that goes by is another day I know I am bring used and manipulated. It makes me sick. I am so lonely. So very very very...
    NotSoPerfect777 NotSoPerfect777 36-40, F 10 Responses 6 days ago

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    Unfortunately I don't, so I've started dating a dolphin.
    RicRaver RicRaver 41-45, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    1. I don't have fake body parts. 2. My body's not perfect but it's mine. 3. I don't digitize my pictures of me. What you see is exactly what you see away from the camera. 4. I don...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 4

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    Am I the only one here who finds it in bad taste for another EP member to just abruptly leave in the middle of a conversion during private messaging? It's especially annoying when...
    Cristofori Cristofori 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 13

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    Most do. Eargasms have many forms. Some are sexual. Most are praise. Or rewards that are never expected. Many say karma is fake. Because their life has pain...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 2

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    I always feel like I'm not good enough I am a nice person very friendly but it seems like the people who are mean get everything I'm seeing people I used to go to school with...
    fairycake1 fairycake1 22-25, F Aug 31

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    I don't know why toady.... I mean especially today I am feeling so sad. I have the circumstances to have a really good day. I just don't how to control it or what to do about it...
    MissxThing MissxThing 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Definitely for sure, everyone has something good and bad, of course good more than bad. 1. I help my parents do housework, they don't need to ask me to help. 2. I would pack my...
    TetraZL TetraZL 13-15, F 16 hrs ago

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    I never got a chance to say goodbye to the man who gave me the 2 best blessings in my life!! He was my first real love and a teacher to me. His name was Robby. We met when I was 15...
    Kayloves060814 Kayloves060814 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    As I enter Year 6, everything in my life altered. I dread my class, my so called 'friends', and the crazy events.. I can't handle it anymore! My class MOSTLY FRIENDS- Not to be...
    ihatemylife236 ihatemylife236 13-15, F 3 Responses Sep 5

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