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I Believe That Distance Means Nothing to the Heart

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 185 People

    What Is Distance?

    What is distance? It used to be that in order to meet amazing people; you’d have to have close proximity to them. Perhaps meet them through a friend, at church, maybe at work. As technology as continued to develop, you can meet people miles away on this little thing called the...
    SeeMeGolden SeeMeGolden 26-30, F May 17, 2013

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    He Is Miles Away But His Heart Remains Here With Me

    to be a soldier's girl is the toughest situation I could think of specially if they are on deployment. if i could just stay in front of computer 24 hours daily to see if he's online i would do that. i wanna see him often but yeah thats awkward. i cry every time i miss him, he...
    meymey12 meymey12 26-30, F 5 Responses Sep 19, 2011

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    I Am Only A Heart's Beat Away ...

    ... although the actual physical distance is measured in miles and oceans. This inspirational and heartfelt song, 'I'm Already There'~ performed by Lonestar explains it much better than I. Also, without the tears getting in the way, too. My heart my heart...
    angelwings626 angelwings626 41-45, F 7 Responses Jul 5, 2010

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    Internet Relationships vs Physical Relationships.

    I hear many people saying, internet relationships don't work. But you tell me, is a relationship where you meet someone face-to-face a garantueed success? How many bad stories aren't there right here on EP of people having a nightmare of a relationship. Even though they can...
    Beanow Beanow 22-25, M 13 Responses Apr 16, 2011

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    I Need A Woman Or Lady That Can Take Care Of Man

    am a man  with a good heart  that need a  woman that can take care of a man with passion loving in everything  she most have everything  has a woman .everything  a man need  you can always rich me you like me 
    kellyoliver kellyoliver 26-30, M Aug 31, 2011

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    I Know

    my boyfriend and i have dating for 6 months and i knew him for 5 years and already do i know i love him deeply and he will be the one i want to spend forever with!! call me crazy but i seriously know! :) our long distance relationship truley is something that makes us closer...
    loveyou00x loveyou00x 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 28, 2009

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    How Is Everyone?

    hey girls!! i was just wondering how you are all with your airman. i can have my bad days and they'll just suck. but when i talk to my bf on the phone, all the hurt goes away. i just miss him so much. hes in CA btw, for tech school. i talk to some of you, but i wish i could talk...
    maegeneral maegeneral 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 29, 2009

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    The Heart Wants What It Wants

    When I first met my EX-husband, we both lived on different coasts.  It wasn't love at first sight.  We were two strangers who struck up a conversation with one another, became friends and fell madly in love.  I was very young and had no problems finding suitors but this guy...
    Mahal1023 Mahal1023 46-50, F 5 Responses Sep 5, 2011

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    Manners cost nothing, yet pay dividends.
    SLdale SLdale 51-55, M 3 Responses Aug 22

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    Mind Your Manners Please. Always Be Polite & Be Respectful To Others. Please Lower Your Voices. Lower The Music Volumes, When You're Talking On Your Cellphones on Public Transit...
    DiscoNight1970s DiscoNight1970s 46-50, F Aug 25

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    But giving them. Thats a special. Give to get. Lmao.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 8

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    distance between two people is not important, but distance between two heart is important. you can live far away but ur hearts are together so i t can work
    berealistic811 berealistic811 26-30, M Sep 2

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    This is a song by Dido and it very nicely describes how I feel about love. How I am capable of falling in love deeply yet I hold myself back for my own good. "Don't Believe In...
    daeneryss daeneryss 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Heart in her hands, My heart in her hands. I don't know why I did that. I don't know why I even loved her so. And it deeply hurt my soul, that I put my heart in her hands. Its out...
    keyshawn15 keyshawn15 13-15, M 3 days ago

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    When I met her, I was hurled suddenly into paradise; ineffable joy penetrated my life. She came into my world and lit it up, abruptly terminating the darkness that preceded her...
    PhiliaSophia PhiliaSophia 18-21, M 4 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Okay here's my story, i met a guy online, we became best friends on internet. I know his full background, he know my full background too. I even met his father, brother and grandpa...
    AnnieChua AnnieChua 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 28

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    Whoever created this experience uploaded a photo of a symbol that is recurrent in my life: a spiral. I'm fascinated by the golden ratio. I've read a couple books, but I'm no...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I read this in the elite daily's post. Somehow I really believe that long distance relationship is a chance to be on your own without ever having to feel alone. As in long...
    EasyOrange EasyOrange 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    He's not just a guy , he's the reason I breath. Some days I forget what it's like to be with him , I push the images of him out of my brain because not being with him is like going...
    Kaydash Kaydash 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 20

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    I Have a Broken Heart I met him four years ago, we never grew up together so I didn’t see him for what he was: my cousin. Yes I know, gross. I know. I know. I always knew. But I...
    danee012 danee012 18-21, F Sep 3

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    Long distance relationships do not rely on physical love, long distance relationships are driven by the love that inspires your heart , mind and soul
    prince35xxx prince35xxx 31-35, M 8 Responses 4 days ago

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    I'd have to say I do believe in love ... During our lives we will experience many different feelings for a thousand different reasons but none of them not one will ever compare to...
    Forbiddenkisses Forbiddenkisses 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 28

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    I met him four years ago, we never grew up together so I didm;t see him for what he was: my cousin. Yes I know, gross ******. I know. I know. I always knew. But I have accepted the...
    danee012 danee012 18-21, F Sep 3

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    Jesus told His disciples to add up the cost to follow Him. Discipleship comes at a cost only a few last the distance. The cost has nothing to do with church attendance or how much...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 5 days ago

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    I am 100% unsure on what to do, say or feel right now. Last night I had a talk to the person I am seeing -who is currently in the UK- and told him that this distance is really...
    kiara95 kiara95 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    To love at a distance can be torturous, as you always desire closeness to your beloved. But closeness and distance are not only physical definitions of space but also how we...
    westwoman westwoman 56-60, F 1 day ago

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    Too often we don't realize what we have until it's gone. Too often we're too stubborn to say , 'sorry, i was wrong.' Too often it seems we hurt the ones closedt to our hearts, and...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F 16 hrs ago

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    I know they can! I often say things that may seem to contradict each other. It's all true though! I don't claim to have it all together, but some things don't have to be either/or...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 7 hrs ago

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    I've got so much love in my heart for every person I encounter. Every individual human being holds an incredible amount of value, and more than anything I want everybody to realize...
    tunnelsnakesrule tunnelsnakesrule 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    I'm not beautiful, I'm not a young, I am not perfect but my heart is full of love ......
    Serenita Serenita 41-45, F 3 hrs ago

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    I need to say this: I believe in "God" but I don't believe in "God". I believe there is more to life than Ego; so yes I believe in spirit and the power of creation. I don't believe...
    monty1212 monty1212 26-30, F 48 mins ago

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    My whole life, I had been taught by my family, and peers that long distance relationships were impractical, and could never possibly work out. Sadly enough, I believed them...
    PrincessKayleigh PrincessKayleigh 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 2

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    Put simply they should be able to see how their use of energy or gas could possibly be affected by elements like insulation,...Just back again from the two week holiday. Team are...
    Ardellaeh Ardellaeh 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 2

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    I cannot understand people who say to me that the bible is the truth and nothing but the truth. Nothing in this world of sin can be 100% truth, humans make a pigs dinner out of...
    PurpleGlassPalace PurpleGlassPalace 26-30 6 Responses Sep 3

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    I saw him for the first time a little less than a month ago. I cried the whole way home. He lives 800 miles away. A text or a phone call cannot compare to being next to him. LDRs...
    itsgennylee itsgennylee 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    This is the story of me and a boy named joey a met on a teen program in my cruise. We're still friends after all of this, but I'm scared that we'll never get back together because...
    SteffXRocker SteffXRocker 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    Sometimes I feel so down about my life that I think about how to kill myself. I tried to kill myself twice, albeit not very hard. I went to see a therapist and she told me that I...
    PurpleGlassPalace PurpleGlassPalace 26-30 12 Responses Aug 24

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    I was in one, well at least I think I was. I feel embarrassed thinking back about it but at the same time it was what I wanted and still wish for. I was 12 years old, being the...
    flowerchildx flowerchildx 13-15, F Aug 26

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    I can say a lot of people have come and gone into and out of my life... i hope the same thing cant be said for her.. I didn't mean to meet her.. i didn't think it would happen like...
    Nichalas Nichalas 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    A week ago, I was in one of the worst positions of my life. Well, thats how I felt. My back was up against the wall, and I needed help. So finally I went to get it. But after...
    lavalife lavalife 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 20

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    I'm Chris. (Sorry to those who've been told I was Jake. That was my Cousin.) Anyways the first time I had my heart broken was 6th grade. I was dating this girl. But, every time I...
    Gre3nBoytt Gre3nBoytt 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    I believe the only true form of love is the one a parent has for their offspring. I don't believe in love platonically as in friends, and I sure as **** don't believe in it...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    I've been with my current boyfriend for over a year and a half now. I've been really stressed over the last couple of years as I started a graduate program while battling some...
    cheersbabe cheersbabe 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 6

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    I believe that if you love and trust a person enough then no distance is too much. I also believe that age shouldn't be an issue but then I probably sound like a perv and have now...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M Sep 9

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    The early morning sun is peaking in through the corner of my bedroom window, trying to wake me up. I turn over, putting my back to the oncoming brightness....I'm not ready to wake...
    Oso41412 Oso41412 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 19

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    I don't know if it's going to be a long one but here we go! So it started when we were playing an Online Game and we chatted along the way, I remembered I was the first one to...
    JustWonder21 JustWonder21 18-21, F Aug 18

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    I remember saying to myself when I was younger that I would never be in one. Never say never. We met online when I was 16, he was 17. I was always a paranoid person on the internet...
    DaQueenB92 DaQueenB92 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    I've always felt that there's someone out there that can understand you 100% that there's a person that could make you happy no mater what is going on. one single person can change...
    aminakhrystine aminakhrystine 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 26