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I Believe Life Is Teaching You Some Painful Lessons

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 242 People

    Is There Any Medicne For This Pain

    new one to this site.dont known where to start from, start frm 11 class got failed not because i dont study but want to leave home to become monk.then mom scold me..my family started seeing me as alooser..lost my self esteem a lot.after that while duing my graduation lost upto...
    hondabrio hondabrio 22-25, M Feb 27, 2013

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    No matter how harsh and painful my life is

    right now, someday.... Someday, a day will come when I can smile every day.
    SmileyFace1014 SmileyFace1014 16-17, F Apr 11, 2014

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    You never really can take back words.

    .. Beautiful or hateful, it's out in the open. You can be praised for them, hated, make no difference, or be forgiven, but they're there, and they always will be. A few years ago, I had a fight with my sister. I said the kind of things that leave a bad taste in your mouth, stuff...
    SophiePlease SophiePlease 16-17, F Feb 7

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    You're Such A Garbage!

    One day I hopped in a taxi and we took off for the airport. We were driving in the right lane when suddenly a black car jumped out of a parking space right in front of us.My taxi driver slammed on his brakes, skidded, and missed the other car by just inches! The driver of the...
    ar93 ar93 18-21, M 4 Responses Aug 27, 2013

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    Heartbroken Lessons

    Sometimes it takes a lot of heartbreak and pain to teach us the lessons we need in life to be a better person.  Below you will find some of the things I have learned from the pain. Love has nothing to do with looks, but everything to do with time...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 14 Responses Dec 2, 2009

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    And for some people it's learning how to clean

    off their plates before putting them in the sink. I'm awfully weary of touching soggy food. Keep the nasty to yourself lol Do the world a favor and be considerate of the person doing dishes.
    VanishedDea VanishedDea 18-21, F Oct 15, 2014

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    Painful Yet Rewarding

    "Some of our best lessons come out of painful experiences. Most of my significant life lessons have been painful and have often had something to do with people that I trusted, respected and (stupidly) expected more of. Darn those expectations!!! Over the years I have had...
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002 46-50, F 1 Response Nov 22, 2010

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    I was travelling/hitch hiking with my

    ex-boyfriend this summer, and we were going to go across country. He is crazy and is addicted to drugs, so I felt kind of safe with him. He had an awareness of the streets like I didn't. It was going very well, until I wouldn't have sex with him. Then he had a break down. He...
    onthisislandinthisworld onthisislandinthisworld 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 8, 2014

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    Ouch ...

    Life's lessons can be painful.  But it's the kind of pain which I welcome usually with hindsight.  At the time I may curse the situation and wish things could be different.  When I look back, perhaps remembering a difficult time, I can see that there was a purpose...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss 51-55, F 15 Responses Dec 4, 2009

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    I Am Not Ment To Be Happy

    I was expecting too much to expect a guy to look past the child sex abuse I went thru and see the woman inside. I was wrong for wanting a nice young guy to like me!!! I deserved joyce abusing me. I deserved ken rape ing me for my childhood mistakes. I deserved to fail university...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F Apr 15, 2011

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    The Lesson Learned From An Optimistic Donkey

    One day a farmer's donkey fell down into a well. The animal cried piteously for hours as the farmer tried to figure out what to do. Finally, he decided the animal was old, and the well needed to be covered up anyway; it just wasn't worth it to retrieve the donkey.He invited all...
    ar93 ar93 18-21, M Aug 25, 2013

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    Dating Lessons We All Learn.

    I just got out of a fifteen year marriage to a man I thought would be there forever but it didnt work out so now Im serated and dating men and I fell for a few since my seperation. I fell in love with a mean man who thought it was nice to not text me back or call me then call a...
    rachel0471 rachel0471 36-40 2 Responses Nov 22, 2010

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    I Am A Warrior

    I am a warrior and survivor. I use to let the pain of life lessons eat at me, now I embrace the pain as if it is trying to conquer me and I fight its attack upon me.
    Jones47 Jones47 61-65, M 1 Response Jul 29, 2010

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    We're told that the universe gives up what we can cope with, nothing more, nothing less. In that case, Im superwoman. I could go through the endless list of crap that's come my way, or maybe I should call them life lessons, but I think life lessons are a mixture of good and bad...
    MrsLalaninjacakes MrsLalaninjacakes 26-30, F 3 Responses Dec 2, 2009

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    Shout out to: all the procrastinators,

    like me, who end up finishing something at 2:00 AM and decide to just do the rest of their homework before class. =.= Also go the duck to sleep. Nighty lol
    VanishedDea VanishedDea 18-21, F Oct 27, 2014

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    Dear Life

    I have received from you A pair of magic wings That gave me the power to fly Even without going anywhere I lived wonderful moments Of dreams, blessings And lots of smiles Feeling the wind of change Blowing in different directions Building new obstacles Surprises, tests to the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jan 25, 2012

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    Sometimes Too Many Lessons

    I know that life is painful and that we must find our way through the minefields but it too often almost becomes too painful to bare.  I have gone through some really powerful lessons that almost brought me to destruction.  I have lived through loss, pain, mental...
    Michellewhois Michellewhois 56-60 Jan 30, 2010

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    Keep Moving Forward! :)

    A jobless man applied for the position of ‘office boy’ at a very big company. The employer interviewed him, then a test: clean the floor. “You are hired.” – the employer said. ”Give me your email address, and I’ll send you the application to fill, as well as when...
    ar93 ar93 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 15, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    I liked this article I ran across today so I thought I'd share it. And above is a photo from one of my recent #13's. :) "1. All truth is a paradox. Life is a precious unfathomably...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 41-45, F 20 Responses Apr 14

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    I have been filling out surveys that are fun but that also are quite accurate of me as a person in the answer results of my life. Here are some of them that are true of me. "You...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F Apr 1

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    if there is a planet or moon somewhere with life that has somehow miraculously been able to receive and comprehend the electromagnetic signals we cast off into space....i wonder if...
    kinkystapler kinkystapler 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 16

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    I'm in love with the idea of having a soul mate out there. Having someone you feel complete next to.. someone who loves all of your flaws.. who loves you even at your worst times...
    Ines77 Ines77 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 12

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    incubator for 2 months when born, dad had brain aneurysm when i was 9--disabled, I had open heart surgery when i was 15, house burned down when i was 20--lost everything--lived...
    slammalamma slammalamma 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    What are your thoughts on: gay marriage? Jesus told us not to judge and He didn't join in the crowd when they wanted to judge someone for what she did that they didn't like. He...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F Apr 2

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    This is how I feel about weddings. Weddings are intimate. They should be personal, not a grand show-off event of dress-up, show-up, who's invited, who's in attendance, who wore...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F Apr 12

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    I don't ask for or desire much in life. It's easy to get over a broken heart if someone breaks my heart because I see the good in so many things. My heart gets broken a lot but I...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F Mar 30

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    1. I am creative. 2. I am sensitive emotionally. 3. I am into details and can express myself really well, some say I am rather eloquent and articulate. 4. I am very friendly... it...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F Apr 5

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    Yeah I hear all this talk of planets being unable to sustain life what so ever. No, those planets can't sustain OUR life and the other life forms that inhabit Earth. I don't...
    PaxTerra PaxTerra 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 15

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    My heart has always wanted to be in love. In love with one woman who will love me back as much as I will love her.I'm loyal to the core.All I need is one woman.I gave it a try when...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 46-50, M Mar 31

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    window shopping online is a stress free activity... until you find something you really want and you're forever tormented
    KitannaJ KitannaJ 18-21, F Apr 11

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    What do you think about this apartment view
    amandaa10 amandaa10 22-25, F Apr 7

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    I'm in high school and I am in love with this girl who has been heart broken. I have been here with her trying to make her feel better. I brought her roses and came to her...
    narnold1 narnold1 16-17, M 6 days ago

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    So I met this wonderful girl and I'm going 11 hours away to meet her. And I can't wait. Its scary but maybe we will hit it off great if not at least I met someone amazing. I never...
    Runenox Runenox 18-21, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    The types of writings I write that are free-form are poetic and deep. Sometimes it rhymes and sometimes it doesn't. I tend to think people are good-natured and that everything can...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F Apr 1

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    If you follow your heart it will lead you to your passion, and your passion will lead you to love
    sancjo88 sancjo88 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    I've been thinking this for years for someone who I love the most but I'm still don't know how. Seeing someone you care so much dying slowly for years is hurting.
    Sonoluminescence Sonoluminescence 31-35, F Apr 1

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    Three things you are looking forward to: 1. Painting with paint, charcoal, cray-pas 2. Radio Disney Music Awards 2015 (this weekend) 3. Nick Jonas music tour upcoming List ten...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F a week ago

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    I'm in love with traveling and secretly hope I meet someone who will travel the world with me someday
    Ines77 Ines77 18-21, F Apr 1

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    I think too much.I saw an advertisement which touched me a lot.A man was retiring.A young colleague takes a picture of him on her mobile and sends it to others.Then when he comes...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    i have a doppelganger about 9 or 10 years older than me and she looks like if i didnt loose weight this is whats gunna happen to you. ive seen her once and that got my act together...
    kyanitestone186 kyanitestone186 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    Hello It is nice to meet you!!!I have what I have because I work hard and get my projects done!I am a single mother and head of my own household!Friendship means something to me!I...
    LadyGypsy LadyGypsy 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    hello there! I'm a sf published author of a young adult series call 'Detective Kids'. what's interesting about the series is that I wrote this back 2000 when I was ten and so far...
    DML2451 DML2451 22-25, M Apr 19

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    Here are some random facts about me! Photographer, Video Game Fan, Sci-Fi and Fantasy Enthusiast, Music Lover,Language learner (English, Italian and Japanese), looking for friends...
    Hernando1987 Hernando1987 26-30, M Apr 19

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