I Believe There Are No Coincidences

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    I sometimes find discomfort

    and awe in coincidences. Especially when you're reading, watching or listening to something that has such intrinsic meaning to what you and your heart is desperately trying to forgot or avoid.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 12, 2014

    What I Have Recently Learned

    I work at a cheap theatre. Tonight at work, a regular customer of ours comes in to speak with my manager. They go into the office and talk for a good half hour, which is unusual at the business we work at. After the customer leaves, a few coworkers and myself ask our manager...
    Collegegirl14 Collegegirl14
    18-21, F
    Dec 23, 2010

    I always say this. always.

    I can find a 'sign' just about anywhere. sometimes I laugh at the possibilities I can come up with. but, what about when I want to believe them. when coincidence is THE only explanation. and I have to eat my words. it's so hard to actually wrap my head around. I dunno. Maybe...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 12, 2014

    Time seems to remind you what has passed in

    whichever way it can no matter the direction you face.. There have been many things be it the music I come across, the books I read, and the films I watch that have played close to home and brought about things I am either trying to forget/get through, or distract myself from...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 26, 2014

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