I Am Sentimental

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 217 People

    Especially about my friends

    and things they've done to help me out. Sentimental to the point of making them uncomfortable...oops. And they even got the toned-down version of it. :p
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness
    31-35
    Apr 25, 2015

    Things That Are Sweet And Quaint Give Me The Warm Fuzzies

    I think part of being sentimental means believing there was a time in the past, whether it be your own past or some historic past, that was sweeter, simpler, and more enjoyable than where you currently are. Maybe this is a fallacy, but thinking back on my childhood Christmases...
    lauren71 lauren71
    41-45, F
    Aug 6, 2013

    That Light In The Trees...

    When I look back, I am always comforted by certain memories. Even what seemed so bad at the time, had some characteristics worth remembering. I have always found myself taking parts of the events of life and storing them away in my mind to recall whenever I want. The times...
    mysticflyer mysticflyer
    51-55, M
    Sep 11, 2011

    Little things mean a lot.

    I have a treasure chest of trinkets that hold special meaning. I also take rocks, sand, wood, and other things from places I visit. I love the Earth and nature. Holding a rock in your hand and thinking about the time it took to form, weather, and travel is amazing to me. I...
    SocialHermit SocialHermit
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 16, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 4

    i miss having people i could talk to

    and do things with on a regular basis ,people that i thought would be there forever.. i guess people come and go and that's just the way of life, but i don't really have anyone nowadays other than people that are just on their own island doing their own things.. i'm alone like...
    sabbracaddabraa sabbracaddabraa
    22-25, M
    Jun 23, 2015

    My Reminders...

     All of my memories are important to me. I keep my favorite reminders in a journal, and a box under my bed has all kinds of junk from the past few years. I also have a dresser in my closet that is full of birthday cards and little toys from when I was a lot younger. I love...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Sep 10, 2009

    Now More Than Ever

    I cry watching cartoons!
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort
    36-40, F
    1 Response May 2, 2010

    I'm really going to miss Experience Project.

    This website indirectly saved my life and was the media through which I learned multiple important lessons that have changed my life.
    metagross metagross
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 27

    I like reminiscing happy memories,

    enjoy watching babies, looking at old pictures, keeping souvenirs. I am moved to tears when I am being sung "Happy Birthday," I cry when watching love stories, I get teary-eyed when I speak from the heart. I am so soppy, indeed. ;)
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 29, 2014

    My grandfather gave me my late grandmother's

    handmixer since I love baking (cup)cakes. This simple handmixer has sentimental value to me a memory of the sweetest grandmother I've ever had.
    Stubborngirll Stubborngirll
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jul 29, 2014

    Maybe too much. People enter my life then fade

    away like ghosts. All i am left with are memories and questions. I wonder if they ever think about me and the things we shared and enjoyed. probably not, since they vanished forever
    xkmb xkmb
    56-60
    2 Responses Jan 8, 2015

    Memories Are Valuable to Me!

    I am soooo sentimental.  Things that have meaning to me - have special memories attached to them - those are the things that hold value for me - those are the things that I want to have in my life. I never truly knew my dad's parents/my grandparents - they were not good...
    DorothyofOz DorothyofOz
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Jun 15, 2009

    Attached To So Many Things

    I get attached to so many things! I still play with stuffed animals because I can't turn them away. I get attached to flowers and spend hours talking to them. I cry and feel sad when some I love is taken away. Then I imagine it's soul some where else. I feel so alone and crazy...
    tootiemcfruity tootiemcfruity
    18-21, F
    Aug 5, 2011
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