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I Am Street Smart

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 75 People

    And Flirtatious Too!

    I type grew up in a bad neighborhood. A lot of gun violence, gangs, drugs... you know the stuff. I almost got arrested for 'looking suspicious' once. I learned to use everything I had as an advantage. I learned to fake cry on cue, look sweet and innocent, feign stupidity, and how...
    strawberrysparkle strawberrysparkle 22-25, F Aug 22, 2013

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    No Where to Go

    When I was 18 years old we lost our home. It was unexpected so my family and I split up. At the time my boyfriend was living with us and we ended up on the street. My mother did the best she could, but she had my younger siblings to worry about. She had just had my baby brother...
    sunshine86 sunshine86 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 7, 2008

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    The Game

    learn to play the game.....
    sharpTresHombre sharpTresHombre 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 29, 2010

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    Always.

    I am street smart mainly because i grew up in the spanish projects and know how to deal with street people. I understand street slang and the hustle. I am totally sure that if i lost everything today i would know how to survive reguardless!
    JEZZAB3LL JEZZAB3LL 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 18, 2009

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    It is tbh, but it's hard for others to act smart whenever it's needed.
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    hi smart-*** people just strolling around seeing cheap experiences like this exact experience that you're reading. How does it make you feel?
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