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    I Am Scared.. For My Result.

    My 10th grade results come out on 17th May. I am scared. I know I didn't do well. I'm an average. I've been an average. I don't really fail, but I don't do well either. And I hate being this average. I don't find anyone like me. It's either topper, or failure. My whole life...
    owlcity01 owlcity01 13-15, M May 15, 2013

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    Went walking downtown with my lil sister

    and her boyfriend. We then went to the red pepperoni and She told this cute waiter ( who is my age) that I said hi, he looked at me and smiled. Lastly we went walking again and came across a drunk man who couldn't walk, he fell and hit his head cause he was so drunk. He had his...
    TheHurting TheHurting 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I live in constant fear every day.

    I have two really big fears, and tons of anxieties. I get stressed or anxiety a lot, and I get so scared that I make myself cry or deal with said fear because my mind makes it happen. I'm tired of it, but there's no relief.
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm really scared for my little sister.

    She is a darling little girl, 10 years old. And i see characteristics in her, that are like mine - and they're not good ones. I don't want her to end up like me, and have the terrible experiences I have had. I am afraid she is going to be the type that people can easily walk...
    lirique lirique 18-21 1 Response Nov 8

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    I've never lived alone,

    I went from my parents house to the dorms at college to being married. But my husband is gone and it's almost bed time. I don't know how I'm going to sleep. This is scary.
    jb1663 jb1663 26-30, F 4 Responses Aug 30

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    Okay so it's gotten worse.

    So I was arguing with my dad last night and my mom was dozing off not listening.Then suddenly he charged at me and my mom luckily stopped him but I think he was gonna hit me.It was obvious.So I ran upstairs locked myself in my room and packed a bag for when I have to run away and...
    erinisapenguin erinisapenguin 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 7

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    for the past few years every few months I get

    creepy phonecalls/texts from a guy I don't know. he always calls from a different number. and never tells me his name. he says he wants to do sexual/ disgusting things to me every time he talks to me. I've changed my number a few times since it started happening. my mom's bf...
    allymacc allymacc 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Today I just got the results from a medical

    procedure, which states that I may need to undergo surgery. I also fought with my long distance boyfriend, who I have not told about my results. He isn't really talking to me right now, and I'm trying to distract myself from my fear of surgery and hurt from our fight by doing...
    poopy0219 poopy0219 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    beautyrose13 beautyrose13 13-15, F Nov 12

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    Im scared of myself. i look in the mirror

    and i don't recognize the person staring back at me. i don't like her. we haven't known each other very long. actually, i don't know her, she's just the girl covering my reflection. i lost myself awhile ago and once i found myself, i lost myself again. Im scared of this new girl...
    wishingforrecovery wishingforrecovery 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Was Looking Through My Messages

    Idk who the hell sent this...but I just received easily the creepiest message I have EVER gotten on EP and it isn't funny. The person who sent this is now "Deleted" I guess but damn that was a scary message...I'm honestly pretty shaken up now and to whoever sent it, I hope you...
    Sammiebaby1016 Sammiebaby1016 18-21, F 10 Responses Jun 15, 2013

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    Blindsided, Bushwhacked When I Least Expected It

    But isn't that how it happens? What an emotional roller coaster! From the depths of despair to undeserved happiness. I don't know what I have done to meet such an awesome person but I need to continue doing it. My only fear is I will wake up and it will all have been a dream...
    michael1971 michael1971 41-45, M Nov 27, 2013

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    I only have one week of high-school left.

    Ever. It feels so weird to think that I was in a "safe environment" for about 12 years and that I'll be 18 soon and I will have to make my own decisions and that everything that comes now is a leap into the void. I have so many dreams, and projects, and expectations but I know...
    Frangenia Frangenia 16-17 Oct 27

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    Trusting someone with your heart

    that you've never met is probably one of the scariest things.
    supermommyof2 supermommyof2 18-21, F 1 Response May 7

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    I am scared that this will not last.

    I feel so happy and it scares me because I am happy because I had people help me get here. the thing is people always leave me and I love these people so much and I've fallen in love with them all in different ways. i feel i am not allowed to be happy because when ever i was...
    Anicia47 Anicia47 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 16

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    I Am Scared.

    I am scared that those honest stories that I have written are a figment of my imagination. I am scared that if I make the sacrifices today to go for what I think is true today it will not be worth it. I am scared that one day I will wake up and realise this was all just a big...
    autumnsparrow autumnsparrow 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 20, 2013

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    im a Saudi girl.. life here sucks!

    ! first i was trying to stay strong and i told myself that life goes on, life is gonna be better one day but it doesn't work anymore!! i want to be a free person! i want to make my own decisions! MEN!!! men control us in my country! especially the Clergy! my father , or brother...
    Anonymous199617 Anonymous199617 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I'm always scared...scared of nothing really.

    Even in my safest spot, which for me is my youth group, I'm still scared...
    JalenFrankie616 JalenFrankie616 13-15, F 3 Responses May 13

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    I'm Scared Because Everybody Dies

    Everybody I love, everybody I care about, everyone who has ever inspired me, everyone who has ever smiled at me or lifted my spirits, everybody dies. The older I get the more I face the profound loss of everyone I care about. Either that or I face the only way not to experience...
    humdinger humdinger 46-50, F 4 Responses Sep 12, 2007

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    I never lost some one close to me

    before , my grand father"moms dad" past away when i was a baby and my other grand father "dads dad" past when i was 12 but i never felt bad cuz i barely knew him, also my cousin we barely knew each other. i dont know how its like losing some i care about, few month ago my...
    comlpicatedguy comlpicatedguy 18-21, M Nov 15

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    The court date has been set.

    For December. Then, I'll be going to court, I'll have to relive every single moment, in front of all these strangers, so that some other stranger can decide whether or not he should go to prison. I hope he does. I hope he fricking rots in prison. I hope there's enough evidence...
    betruetoyourself14 betruetoyourself14 13-15, F 5 Responses Oct 30

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    A NEW CHALLENGER APPROACHES: ----MID TERM

    ENGLISH EXAM---- *fight!*
    dabram71 dabram71 16-17, M Oct 16

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    This man who was my hockey coach back

    when i was 9 or 10 used to mess around with me and some other guys on my team. He started talking to me on whatsapp and hes bringing back all of this all stuff that he used to do. I dont know why I am stil talking. I just want answers and closure you know. This is what he said...
    LandonS LandonS 16-17, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    MeganDawnn MeganDawnn 16-17, F Oct 31

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    So basically...I have a mental disorder

    that haven't told anyone at all about....and my parents watched a movie that was about this mental disored and called it the stupidest thing in the world and they keep making fun of it and now im absolutely terrified that they're going to do the same thing to me if I tell them...
    AnnaRose46 AnnaRose46 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 15

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    I let myself become much too attacted.

    Please don't ever let me go. I need you more than you will ever know my darling.
    Rose11231 Rose11231 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 24

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    Last Night

    I woke up last night, and the wind was blowing, there was a treebranch banging on my window. I got up and walked through thehouse. The moon was shining brightly through the window's,casting spooky, eerie shadows everywhere. When I reachedthe living room, and to my surprise saw...
    Greeneyes21 Greeneyes21 46-50, F 4 Responses Feb 19, 2013

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    Age and Fear

    I am 59 years old. I moved to Texas to be near my Sister in 2004.  My Sister died in Oct 2008. While here I have been isolated from most people.  Now that she has passed.  I need to find a job to support myself.  I never thought of myself as unemployable but I...
    cstx3201 cstx3201 56-60 5 Responses Jul 13, 2009

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    Bravery is not about not being scared

    but rather being scared and still facing the challenge. Bravery is waking up in the morning knowing the Indians are just over the hill but putting your boots on and saddling up despite your fears. It is about accepting your fears and strength is found by facing them. I’ve...
    chadjunk chadjunk 46-50, M Jun 9

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    ^ Of the results of my actions today

    and of never finding a significant other. I acted without thinking and did not handle a situation with my usual tact and grace. I'm scared of the consequences of my actions, retaliation from the other party. I'm no longer in my teens so I shouldn't worry about bullies and being...
    Shiznitone Shiznitone 22-25, M Nov 11

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    This traffic light inside my head Is always

    green and never red. My thoughts, my dreams and all my fears They all speed past my listening ears. I close my eyes to block it out But inside my head they rush about. I take a breath to slow it down But upon my face appears a frown. My heart beats fast But my breathing slows...
    jaylawr jaylawr 16-17, F Apr 2

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    Last night I had a dream

    that I was cutting really badly... I got to the point that I was at last school year... I would cut a lot and I couldn't stop at all... I would cut 3 or 4 times a day... And last night I had a dream that I got to that point again and I just kept going deeper and deeper with the...
    xxbrokengirl98xx xxbrokengirl98xx 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 21

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    the Thing That Scares Me Most

    In a word: Failure I worry all the time that somehow I am going to screw up everything I'm doing at the moment. I worry about bills, house payments most of all. I earn just about enough to just get me by and my major problem is I'm terrible with handling money. One of the ways...
    Deyve Deyve 19-21, M 4 Responses Jul 24, 2006

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    i'm so scared of growing up.

    i don't want to leave school... i know i'll miss seeing people everyday, and i'll be so scared to leave my hometown for university
    artandtravel artandtravel 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 25

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    Jaielll Jaielll 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 14

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    Hate

     I'm afraid of me, and honestly - afraid of living. The ever-lingering feeling of total inability to escape from being alive. Though, I feel no want for ending it, it's just a sad shame for it all to continue. The feeling is tremendously bitter, the soul is ripped apart...
    tokenmatch tokenmatch 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 16, 2009

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    Oblivion I always see

    and hear the word called Oblivion, i thought it is beautiful, an art but i saw the true meaning of this word; i never thought it would scare me. Oblivion is a word about an act of forgetting something, some place or someone. As a child and up until now, i've always craved the...
    LittleMiss04 LittleMiss04 16-17, F 3 Responses Oct 16

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    I don't know what life has in store

    for me and I'm going to be leaving for college soon. I guess I'm just scared that I'll be living alone for the first time in my life. How do I deal with this?
    Coletteisawesome Coletteisawesome 16-17, F Oct 28

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    Well I have to get test done on Monday to see

    if I have Leukaemia and lung cancer. My doctor is worried about me cause I have been bruising for no reason and he said that there is something wrong with my lungs. I was able to tell my husband about it last night. Thanks to a friend on EP he told me to talk to my husband and...
    Byebyebabe Byebyebabe 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 2

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    I want to donate my kidney to someone

    who needs one in order to stay alive. But I am a bit scared of the results or if I can even do it. Selfish for me to keep a kidney when I can save someone else live. Although I can understand why someone might one to keep their kidney. I hope my parents don't get disappointed...
    87athleteunknown 87athleteunknown 18-21, F Mar 15

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    I'm scared your gonna crush on her again,

    but this time you don't fight your feelings, Leave me, Get her, And forget I ever existed. Tell me I'm wrong about my thoughts, please.. 💔
    13AussieBabe13 13AussieBabe13 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 18

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    Okay I don't want to get ahead of myself

    or freak myself out I just need input or someone to soothe me but say what you want. So I had sex with my boyfriend we've had sex for awhile and then I let him have sex with me without a condom. He ALWAYS pulls out when finishing like he's never finished inside me. Okay on that...
    ksimonsen ksimonsen 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 13

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    When I was a child people would tell me

    that one day I would be a heart breaker. I didn't really understand what it meant but it didn't sound appealing to me. I was confused as to why they had huge smiles on their face while exclaiming this. To me it seemed like a horrible concept, breaking peoples hearts. Whatever it...
    baconrind baconrind 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 18

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    I'm not ready to tell my friends about my

    self-harm and I might go swimming tomorrow. I can't hide my cuts when I'm swimming. I suggested going to a movie instead. I'm afraid our plans to go to the movies won't happen and we end up going in the pool.
    thoughtfulstars thoughtfulstars 13-15, F 10 Responses May 22

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    i heard banging noise in my house

    and my dog barking at the glass door no one there D: why at night i need sleep
    HazelRoseWolfe HazelRoseWolfe 18-21, M a week ago

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    I'm starting to notice my parents getting older.

    My mom works hard at home and I'm noticing things getting harder for her. And she doesn't have too many healthy habits. My dad works in a factory and handles a lot of lead, melting and shaping metal. Right now he's the only one working at that job because his coworkers got sick...
    almaera almaera 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 17

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    So I just came home from Halloween horror nights

    and I'm thoroughly freaked out. I absolutely love horror movies, but for some reason one of the houses I went too left a horrible impression on me. I can't even fall asleep because I'm so scared.
    Stephy1420 Stephy1420 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 13

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    People on EP scare me!

    They are so freaky! 😭
    watermelongirl watermelongirl 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 9

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    someone will regonise me

    if i put a pic up
    lukew1503 lukew1503 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 26

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    I have my term end exams in precisely 6 days.

    I couldn't study much as my boss didn't sanction my leave. This exam means a lot. It has already taken me so long to come close to graduation. If I screw this it'll be my third failed attempt at graduation. I cannot deal with anymore failures at this point. All these thoughts...
    NTsha681 NTsha681 22-25, F a week ago

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    MissClueless MissClueless 16-17, F 3 Responses Oct 28

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    I don't really know why.

    All I know is that I have this feeling of fear with no legit reason. It dwells in my gut and chest. How do I stop being afraid, if I don't know WHY I am afraid?