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I Believe In Second Chances

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    Well I Can'y Not Believe Can I

    I absolutely 100% believe in second chances.I have been so very lucky to have had second chances in my life. At the start of this year I got a second chance with my first love.I can'y remember how I managed to live without her.We have both wanted this so bad and now its finally...
    annabellef annabellef 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 2, 2009

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    A New Life.

    When I think back on my past it's honestly not something I want to look back and tell everyone, don't get me wrong my parent's loved me and I would never say they didn't but drugs can change you. When I was little I would always remember other people taking care of me because my...
    Savannahshipman1 Savannahshipman1 18-21, F Oct 2, 2013

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    Third, Fourth and unlimited chances for those I love.  I am not like most people however.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 19 Responses Jul 21, 2009

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    To Correct Ourselves

    I've always believed everyone deserves a second chance,  sometimes we make stupid decisions and so need to correct that. I've made stupid choices, I got a second chance usually at getting it right.
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F Nov 27, 2007

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    Me and my boyfriend got back together last

    night I really do beleive he won't hurt me again I just hope I'm not wrong 😊
    itsmebtw17 itsmebtw17 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 27, 2014

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    You don't need a "New Year,

    New Me" crap to change. Everyday is a chance right in front of your face.
    SweeterThanToblerone SweeterThanToblerone 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 9

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    I Believe In Second Chances

    Its weird how some people refuse to believe that people are worth second chances. If you did something dumb when you were younger, surely it's worth forgiving because you mature with age.  You were young then, new to the world, pushing the boundaries of right and wrong. You...
    IfYouJustSmile IfYouJustSmile 16-17, F May 22, 2010

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    Getting Over It

    I met my boyfriend through a mutual friend about 5 years ago. At first I had no romantic interest in him..We were just really close friends and we were both in relationships at the time. Eventually (after the break ups) we started seeing each other and yes as you might predict...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 24, 2011

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    Under Then Around

    one day the energy in the battery gave up, the chemical energy that supplied the mechanical parts was no more. there was no kinetic energy any more to swing the small alloy plate hand around, stopping only to skip one of the fifty nine cogs that were regularly marked to indicate...
    VaguelyOutThere VaguelyOutThere 26-30, M Mar 15, 2013

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    I was addicted to hard drugs

    for 15 years. Then in 2011 I caught TB which turned into TB meningitis and after complications it le to a massive heart attack. I've been drug free since but my sex drive has gone through the roof. The one good thing to come out of it all is I'm disease free and 95% the man I...
    HerefordshireBull HerefordshireBull 36-40, M Mar 19, 2014

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    We All Need One At One Point, Yes?

    People make mistakes; I make mistakes, and hopefully we are allowed second chances.  I have to say though that some people even get a second chance at life.  They have near-death experiences that wake them up to their actions and lifestyle and helps turn them around...
    filthydieseltech filthydieseltech 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 21, 2010

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    I'M Getting My Second Chance

    In my other story posted on I have many regrets, I told you all of the one who I really regretted losing, because of Hurricane Sandy. Well, he is back, and I am thinking of taking that second chance. I waited lol and just when I had gotten over him... guess who shows up. Well I...
    wonderstruck77 wonderstruck77 31-35, F Apr 13, 2013

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    Been involved in a project

    for the past 2 months. I was fighting depression & anxiety at the same time and didn't work on it as much as I would've liked. Deadline was supposed to be next week but due to forces outside my control has been pushed back. I potentially have an extra 4 weeks. I see this as a...
    lemonthyme lemonthyme 31-35, M Feb 11, 2014

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    I gave someone a second chance

    and they blew that one too.
    nwwvgrl nwwvgrl 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 2

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    I Believe In Second Chances ....

    Do you believe in second chances? Do you believe that everybody deserves a second chance? A partner who cheated on you, a friend who betrayed you or your family who abandoned you? Do you think you can forget their mistakes and learn to trust them again? This may be one of the...
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002 46-50, F 6 Responses Jul 30, 2011

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    I Think I Deserve One

    yeah I did something stupid but I've learned from my mistake. I was only trying to help but instead it became a huge mistake. I do feel guilty but seeing you happy for the first time in 6 years... you have to admit even it felt good. I was only trying to help you... and for 6...
    khushali11 khushali11 26-30, F Aug 10, 2011

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    My Opinion....

    I think everyone on EP deserves, a second, thrid, even fourth chance. Hell in my opinion, I think everyone deserves as many chances it takes to get it right. As long as you are sincere about wanting to change for the better. But hey, that is just my opinion, coming from someone...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 30, 2009

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    I Got My Second

    When I was just a naive little thing, I knew it all. I was after going into high school, I knew everything...at least about boys. So when I was asked out by one of THE seniors I just had to go. Forget that my parents said no. I knew better. So out I went. Result ended up very...
    Toby2day Toby2day 51-55, F Oct 28, 2009

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    Back-story: I met this guy (we will call him D)

    in January of 2013 while I was going through a divorce. D and I were just friends at the time, after my divorce, we became more than friends and things went pretty fast, I moved in with him. We had fun together and I felt love towards him though he didn’t show much emotion and...
    ritycan ritycan 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 17, 2014

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    Most of the Time

    If you kill I'm not so sure... but there are always adjustments made to the rules so you never know. For instance if a man killed the person that abused his child then I say go for it. I'm not against the death penalty and would prefer they go fast before they enjoy too much free...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 7, 2007

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    I believe in giving second chances,

    but I don't know if I can give him one. He has a girlfriend yet says he regrets ending things with me and doesn't know why he did. But still, he has a girlfriend. And the one person I want a second chance from, isn't going to give me one. Oh the irony.
    birdsey birdsey 18-21, F Jan 1, 2014

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    I believe in second chances

    because God gives us a second chance everyday to be better people. Why can't we do that unto others like God has done for us?!??? Thanx, Blessings
    Cdumay Cdumay 26-30 1 Response Apr 16, 2014

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    I honestly don't know

    if I'm doing the right thing by giving him another chance and taking a chance of my family being mad at me for it...
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 24, 2014

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    I Believe In Second Chances

    I think everyone deserves a second chance. For one thing, people make mistakes. It is a normal part of life. Whenever my friends back stabs me or makes fun of me, I need time to forgive them. It may be as simple as days or as complicated as years.A second chance is temporary. For...
    dave0903 dave0903 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 17, 2010

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    He Gave Himself A Second Chance By Admitting He Was Wrong.

    I'm not the type of person to be okay with EVERYTHING. some people can just be angry at someone for a while, take some time off, and be okay with it. Not me. There are certain things that I can handle in this way, but some things I feel too strongly about to overcome and forget...
    Loveisalive Loveisalive 18-21, F Jul 26, 2011

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    Last year was one of the worst years I've ever

    had. I started to give up on life as well as my life goals. I started to give up on myself. I kept telling myself I can't do this; this isn't for me. I honestly just hated everything about myself & I couldn't find one good thing about myself. In my eyes, I failed. Not only did I...
    TheQuietOne92 TheQuietOne92 22-25, F Mar 22, 2014

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    If a former criminal pays

    for his crime and says he learned from his experiences, do you believe him or her?
    soarabove soarabove 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 18, 2014

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    Sometimes the best way is to start over ,

    letting go of all fears , disappointments... Finding along the way a chance to be a better person... Or helping someone discover the hidden gem in them... The life's too short to hold on to the bitter feelings... You can fly only if you are ready to spread your wings or else...
    booklover4ever booklover4ever 18-21, F Jul 13, 2014

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    Everyone makes mistakes.

    I give second chances when that person learns from their mistakes.
    larisahhh larisahhh 26-30, F Jul 28, 2014

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    Second Chance

    Everyone should get a second chance if they slip up.No one is perfect everyone makes mistakes and its the second chances that prove how we have learn from our previous mistakes and how we learned how to fix them.I remember when I was in grade 4 and I followed a girl to do...
    Hollykellian Hollykellian 13-15, F Jan 1, 2011

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    Seconds

    I do believe in second chances. Now I know some people on here might disagree with that, but was there ever a time that someone gave you or someone you know a second chance to put right what went wrong. I have been afforded plant of second chances in my life so I do try to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 9, 2012

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    Don't Punch a Gift Horse In the Mouth

    7 years ago I was in a catastrophic car accident, I could easily have been killed. Every day since then I have regarded as part of a 2nd life, something I didn't deserve, just a gift.  I've tried to make the most of it.  I've tried to use my 2nd life to have an...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto 56-60, M 2 Responses Jul 11, 2007

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    Second Chances

    yes I believe in second chances as don't know to many people who get it right the first time....
    sdg4153 sdg4153 56-60, M Sep 16, 2013

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    I Think I'll Give It A Try

    If you have read my previous stories about my ex boyfriend and how we broke up then you probably know how much I hate him. And if you've been following then you also know that it's already been almost 4 months since we broke up. A lot has happened - to me and to him. He continued...
    gb0485 gb0485 22-25, F Nov 28, 2011

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    I believe if you give someone a second chance

    it will give them a chance to prove that they are trustful, also i believe second chances helps people understand what they did and how to change it but if they blow that one off then thats their own fault
    MichaelEgitto MichaelEgitto 13-15, M Jan 7

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    I Do....

    I believe in second chances, even third, or fourth, or how many times as it takes to get things the right way. I believe that people deserve as many chances as to get some things the right way. I will admit that I made some mistakes, and was given chances to get things the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 21, 2009

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    You can only roll your eyes so many times before you just go you know what? I don't believe you. You had me waiting for two years to be official you chose her then you come back...
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    Well from experience. .. they will work if both are committed to make them work. I just came off a 4 year run around ... lol only Chace if she chances you back.
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