I Believe People Can Surprise You Sometimes

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 320 People

    So today in the locker room

    after swimming I found out three very interesting things about the girl next to me. 1) she is a lesbian 2) her sister is dead, so she's taking care of her kids 3) her mother smokes pot with her from time to time. ...I live in an interesting town.
    Erotavlas Erotavlas
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 10, 2014

    If someone crosses your path

    and they know exactly what you need, when you need it, without you saying a word...don't ever let them go.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 1, 2015

    I have a best friend

    who is going to turn 20 in December. I badly want to surprise him.. but I don't know what to gift him.. can you guys help me out... please.. I still have to decide what to give him and then I hate to plan a surprise... hope you will help me...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 30, 2015

    Gremlins

    After a great deal of consternation, I figured out how I was going to brace my pier for the winter. This was to be my first remodeling-type project since the divorce. I went to the store, bought the materials (that I really couldn't afford), and was set to spend the afternoon...
    PeachesGalore PeachesGalore
    46-50, F
    1 Response Nov 25, 2012

    It's so rare to find people

    that are actually willing to really show you who they are. I've always been afraid to be open with people because of the bare-ness and vulnerability that goes along with it. I've always wondered about how much I have to give, and whether it would be enough for the people around...
    AshleyJea AshleyJea
    22-25, F
    Mar 4, 2015

    Pure Enchantment

    Enchantment is poetry that makes my soul sing. Some don’t last long, but I really like is the one that last forever. Being enchanted is to open the same window everyday and feel a beautiful sunrise  embroidery on the screen of my heart. A dawn that smiles at me and many...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Apr 1, 2012

    "You have to fight for what you want Ashley.

    In life there are many battles. If you are in love, you have to fight for it because in the end it will be worth so much more. The things you want in life won't just come to you, you have to fight for them. When I was a boy I worked and I studied hard, now we have the factory...
    AshleyJea AshleyJea
    22-25, F
    Sep 28, 2015

    Their Hidden Ability.

    People can suprise you in ways you wouldn't imagine. It will come at you so fast, that you won't have time to react.One of my friends suffer from autism. He wouldn't speak to anyone, and seem isolated from society. He was often teased and taunted, but he didn't care. He attended...
    dave0903 dave0903
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Jan 7, 2010

    When A Loved One Dies, Amazing People Step In

    the strongest feeling i still have from the period of time after Pete (the love of my mother's life) died was the shock and absolute gratitude I felt for the people who came out of the woodwork, the daily grind, and even the moderate-to-distant past in order to support my family...
    AllSeeingMeli AllSeeingMeli
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 8, 2010
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