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I Believe People Deserve A Second Chance

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    We All Make Mistakes

    I appreciate getting second chances, so I give others another chance. Not always, but I try. A second chance isn't as good as a first one, but at least it's something.
    Sinaname Sinaname 26-30 May 8, 2012

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    I Give People A 2nd Chance

    I give people a 2nd chance and that includes those I block get unblocked after about a week and if they do the same wrong things they get blocked again.
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 May 1, 2012

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    Everyone makes mistakes. I give second chances when that person learns from their mistakes.
    larisahhh larisahhh 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I've known this guy for four years now. We dated for like a month and we practically never broke up since I got so jealous and stop talking to him. While we dated I was going to...
    Notwhatyouthinkiam Notwhatyouthinkiam 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    we dated for 8 months . we had the perfect relationship, or so I thought.we were in love . Turns out, I didnt know him as much as I thought I did. So we broke up. 6 months later...
    xriiccii xriiccii 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    within reason I believe people have the right to have their views and ideologies. Sometimes it's even good to have discussions and ask questions to understand perspectives better...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    This post might be long but I do Hope some people read this. I'll try to make it as short as possible. keep in mind this is NoT a love story maybe it was intended to be once but I...
    rukesh3 rukesh3 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 16

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    So many years without a second glance from you and suddenly my world was turned upside down. With never more than a few words between us this rare spark confused me. Was it...
    xoHrabina xoHrabina 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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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...
    booklover4ever booklover4ever 18-21, F Jul 13

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    Everything Happens for a Reason (Part 2) On January 29, I met someone on EP that has become an integral part of my life (Iโ€™ll refer to him as โ€œDโ€). We had many great...
    ASubsNeed ASubsNeed 41-45, F 14 Responses a week ago

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    I think I'm in love with my cousin... I grew up without knowing one side of my family, I didn't meet them til I was 22. After a visiting a few times and getting comfortable around...
    skyyalexxis skyyalexxis 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    It was the start of my freshman year. Deep into a depression, bipolar episodes, scars up and down my left wrist, suicidal thoughts screaming through my ears, sticking my finger...
    icecoldqueen613 icecoldqueen613 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I believe in... that two people can look at the exact same thing and see something totally different. I believeโ€ฆ that your life can be changed in a matter of hours by people who...
    PepperX PepperX 22-25, F Jul 10

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    Nothing is by chance,we are here to learn.
    berangere berangere 66-70, F 5 Responses Jul 8

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    These days nearly everyone follows media and sadly believe in everything they find in them. And majority od those people will think im talking jibberish but it only shows how deep...
    kat8507 kat8507 26-30 Jul 9

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    Breakdown Or Breakthrough: It's Your Choice I was processing these thoughts at the same time last year. I made my own choices and have moved on by embracing it for what it was...
    CandyxCane CandyxCane 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 10

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    About 12 years ago, I was at a really low point in my life. I decided I needed to do something different and after some inner soul searching, I realized that the one constant in my...
    Ressalg Ressalg 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 20

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    hey all ! ... this is important and big. can i have a small time of yours, just little.. few minutes.. i sign up here around a year back to share my story with people and i did. i...
    heartless2 heartless2 22-25, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Whether it be positive or negative, you meet people for a reason. Whether it be a life long relationship or just a mere, "hello".. We all have things to learn from others. I...
    EstherKay EstherKay 22-25 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    People absolutely misunderstand mental illness. They would never tell a person with cancer to' get over it' or 'just cheer up'. But it goes deeper than that. There is not a...
    accidentalme accidentalme 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 1

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    I also believe ppl leave for a reason! I just ended my affair recently, or he ended it for me but if it weren't for that I would have never found the wonderful man I am talking to...
    lovinglife11 lovinglife11 31-35, F 9 Responses Jul 15

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    It really makes me mad to hear people making excuses for themselves. I hate it, the world would be a better place if people would just stop trying to find an excuse and instead...
    FutureVal FutureVal 16-17, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    My niece, Sarah is one of those people.I was so shocked when I got a call from my sister, Gemma's husband that she had arrived. On my birthday, none the less. And I was even more...
    superkitty17 superkitty17 31-35, F 11 Responses Jul 4

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    Here's the thing x We walk through life hoping , hoping we will be rich , hoping we will meet the right one , hoping we could live forever , hoping for more ... But these are...
    LT167 LT167 31-35, F Jul 9

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    In my opinion, I don't think people really understand Mental Illness unless they experience too.
    nathanieljlaw nathanieljlaw 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 10

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    The amazing people I've met here...some became sad after the connection could not move forward, some left a depression far behind and became stronger, some love the release we find...
    Accebere Accebere 36-40, F 11 Responses Jul 13

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    It is a common misunderstanding that causes a lot of trouble in relationships, new or old. Mistaking chemistry for actual love. It is powerful enough to make people "feel...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I think so too I met this girl two days ago beautiful but she has been hurt and she came into my life and i felt a connection but I guess she is just to scared to but she came into...
    DBsw1990 DBsw1990 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 16

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    You may think this site is simply a gathering place for freaks and misfits, but that's far from true. I have met some intriguing people who have opened my eyes to a whole new world...
    livingasme livingasme 46-50, F 16 Responses Jul 17

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    They say "True love never dies". I agree. When I met Michael 41 years ago, he had just been hired as my coworker. He was a pain in the ***. Brash and opinionated, full of...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F 5 Responses Jul 19

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    My hope is that the people who have come into my life realize that there is a reason why. That there is a bond that can trancend the petty details, the barnacles and pain we bring...
    angsty angsty 61-65, F 3 Responses Jul 19

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    At times; people you have never met before, with whom you have no relation walk in your life unexpectedly for a short period, spend some quality time with you and then when its...
    hiddentears hiddentears 22-25, F 10 Responses 6 days ago

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    I have people close to me in my life who have mental illness. I work on the business side of mental healthcare. Right now I am incredibly frustrated with someone near and dear to...
    dropdeadredhead dropdeadredhead 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    "I don't know any perfect people, only really, really flawed people who are still worth loving."
    ivejustseenaface ivejustseenaface 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    ~Silent Thoughts~ I think it's like he feels at home inside his head, when he's alone selfishly alone at Last his mind it just seems way to vast untold future, an unknown past...
    WaterfallDrops WaterfallDrops 22-25, M 1 hr ago

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    Maybe you're not worth it, because you can't even acknowledge what you did.
    Levi1 Levi1 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 5

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    When I was 24 I had an online relationship that was horrible. He snorted coke and sold it and lived 20 hours away. I went through it for a year and a half. Never meeting him. We...
    WhereIsTheLogic WhereIsTheLogic 31-35, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Nobody needs to be a Muslim to support Gaza, but a human to feel the love and loss of innocent lives! No wonder I hate this world!
    Brokenhurricane Brokenhurricane 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    I feel the need to kill myself, i have nothing to live for and just need a mate, if anyones willing to talk, talk asap, because soon it might all be over
    annonoymus12 annonoymus12 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I liked this guy sonce like a long tym we even got into a relationship but since things dint work out well we decided to stay friends but after some months he asked me to be gis...
    Angelina1112 Angelina1112 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    When a guy forces a girl to kiss him, and after all those time when the girl thought he was a nice guy, should she forgive him?
    KatieP767 KatieP767 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    But, you know, I've never felt like I've lived or worked anywhere where I really needed a gun. I know that could change on a dime, so I admit the risk and I am slightly conflicted...
    SynapticSpark SynapticSpark 41-45, M 5 days ago

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    Everyone that comes into your life serves a purpose. You will learn something from them.
    RosieRose63 RosieRose63 46-50, F 4 Responses Jul 1

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    I under stood this the other day! Where I live there is these two boys who are like half way famous they have fans they have songs on iTunes and all things! We'll one of them looks...
    fashionanxiety fashionanxiety 16-17, F Jul 4

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    Lmao!๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚ u ppl best be finding some help๐Ÿ˜
    MyaA13 MyaA13 13-15, F Jul 8

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    I get lost in my thoughts so much, and one thought leads to a next thought and so on and so on, I have a fear of failure which prevents me from doing things I know I should do...I...
    karmahurt karmahurt 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 8

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    And they exit for a reason. So don't chase after them. God has a better plan.
    KellsThr13 KellsThr13 13-15, F 9 Responses Jul 9