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I Believe Time Heals a Broken Heart

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    I Believe Time Heals a Broken Heart

    I believe time heals a broken heart. I am so grateful that I found the experience project. Being able to share my stories and experiences has allowed me to heal. I have also met some great people. I have been really depressed and heartbroken for about 5 weeks now. As time goes on...
    cmost cmost 36-40, F 4 Responses Feb 13, 2007

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    But Exactly How Much Time?

    I'm sick and tired of feeling this way.
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 13, 2013

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    Mostly...Don't Lose Hope!

     I thought I couldn't get over him. I cried, felt regret. I dreamed he would come back to me.  But I don't know what happened. Suddenly one day, I felt a change in myself.  Earlier that day, I wrote a story about never letting him go even if I hurt. I still had a...
    reset reset 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 8, 2009

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    No Future Into My Town.

    this is john, I am from ohio. I am married I been out of work 5 months but is right to me thinking about to laeve state ohio to fine a job, myself and I going to call my cousion on saturday to tell him a problem, I hate to see myself too gate up and go to a new state for a job, I...
    bates1994 bates1994 36-40 Oct 19, 2012

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    People come and go in

    and out of our lives. Some people are only there for a season, a month, a week or even a day. You can easily drop a person out of your mind, but you cannot easily drop them from you heart. Sometimes your heart needs more time to accept what your mind already knows. "Time.heals...
    LosNLove LosNLove 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 22

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    I Joined This Site. Specifically To Give Hope To Others.

    Where to begin... I was 21. He was 26. I had just finished law school felt on top of the world. We were in love and engaged in 6 months. Out of the blue he decided he wanted to call off the engagement and the relationship. Without another single explanation or how why what if...
    Itcanbedoneok Itcanbedoneok 22-25, F 7 Responses Feb 5, 2013

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    Used

    I was dating who i thought was a really amazing guy. After dating him for two days hee told me he loved me. I knew that he couldnt really but it felt so real i said i loved him to. He told me that he really wanted to hang out with me so that we could make out. He asked me if i...
    dynah1998 dynah1998 13-15, F 3 Responses Dec 16, 2012

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    I have been left or not given the chance to be

    anything more for several reasons. It could have been anywhere from being too long distance, the guy was getting over his ex, him falling for someone else, me being too boring, or me not being "the one." Needless to say my self-esteem kept getting lower and lower the more I...
    luckynumber2 luckynumber2 31-35, F May 2

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    Not My Heart !!!!!

    We have all had our heart broken at least once in our lives. There has been that one person that we have loved with all our heart and has not returned that loves. when you wake up to that reality you feel like your world has shatterd. You feel like you will never love that way...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Feb 2, 2013

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    Time Will Tell.

    Only time will tell on my heart.
    angelwithoutwings angelwithoutwings 26-30, F 1 Response May 14, 2011

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    10/22 Tonight's Mantra: Grace

    Grace -- love in its purest form is powerful beyond measure, grace brings true and endless beauty, and can even restore the injuries that remain after the heart has known great pain.  Grace - it is what our hearts yearn for - they will be satisfied by nothing less.  Yet to...
    cml281 cml281 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 21, 2011

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    I Dont Know How To See This Anymore

    so story is about my closest friend R, he was my ex's best friend as well but me and my ex broke up almost 2 years ago (this relationship almost broke me apart) and since then me and R are always talking and getting closer ( im 20 and hes 28) just a month ago i started feeling...
    ValFoxx ValFoxx 18-21, F Dec 27, 2012

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    Summer Bliss

    The beauty of which your touch bringsMakes me wonder about alot of things.I wish this elegant moment I could freeze;Of all the love shared in the warm summer breeze.Our summer showed us the lightBeing in your arms, I held on tightHow glad we were that we never fight.As your rosy...
    missYuvi007 missYuvi007 18-21, F Apr 22, 2012

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    Spiritual Connection.........love....then Abuse.....i Leftafter 3 Years .......new Girlfried After 1.5 Mos

    ITS BEEN AT LEAST 8 MONTHS SINCE I LEFT THIS ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIP THAT I HAD. UNFORTUNATLEY, I WAS VERY MUCH IN LOVE WITH THIS MAN . THE FIRST TIME I SAW HIM WE HAD AN IMMEDIATE SPIRITUAL CONNECTION AND EVEN BEFORE WE MET THE FIRST TIME AT THIS PARTY OR I FELT IT RIGHT WAY AS HE...
    OKANTOMI OKANTOMI 36-40 1 Response Jan 11, 2013

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    Healing

    You will only begin to heal when you learn to let go of past hurts, forgive those who have wronged you, and learn to forgive yourself for your mistakes...
    LovingLaughs94 LovingLaughs94 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 22, 2013

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    It Does

    It may take awhile, but you owe it to yourself to have time to get adjusted and focus your energy on other things and working on yourself. Never rush into anything new, give yourself a chance to heal and have closure. You owe it to yourself to learn from the relationship and...
    PenelopeParfait PenelopeParfait 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 19, 2012

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    Ouch! Still Waiting For Time to Heal My Broken Heart......

    I have been married for 20 years and have 4 children. In 2005 I lost my wonderful father to a long nasty illness. Two months later, my husband was caught in my home with 3 strippers and some unknown man. I felt my whole world crashed. My sons knew what had happend with their...
    MariaC MariaC 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 24, 2007

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    We Will Never Ever...

    Friday, me and my mom drove to our nearest city to look for a pair of new working-shoes for me, as always me and my mom talked about different things with no particular meaning before she felt like she had to ask me a certain question."Have you had any contact with T yet?" T is...
    RedHairJP RedHairJP 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 7, 2013

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    I can't deal with this anymore. it's ti much pain, it's all I think about and feel. my pain follows me into My dreams at night. Time heals a broken heart but I can't wait this...
    0815Jade 0815Jade 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 27

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    This saying that time heals all wounds. I do not agree... time does not heal, time puts more **** over the main wound and over time you´ll almost forget... But then something...
    lynnewolf99 lynnewolf99 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I didn't mean to fall in love with him--I just did. He was just a schoolmate back in College. But ever since one of my classmates said that we looked good together, my suffering...
    ayamesan16 ayamesan16 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    It's such a devastating experience to have a broken heart.. The physical and emotional turmoil is so deep no words can accurately say. Physically if one has a heart attack medicine...
    Beanbella Beanbella 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    I was actually starting to have confidence in myself, I was taking down my walls for you. I actually believed it when you said you loved me. And now, here I am again, left alone...
    esmer2496 esmer2496 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    It's been 3 months and I have still a broken heart. He still controls my heart and my tears.
    sar4952 sar4952 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    He said he wanted something serious...he said he loved me...but he couldnt explain why he liked me when asked...Yet knowing he was wrong for me I was falling in love...I hate...
    bird7964 bird7964 31-35, F 6 Responses Dec 1

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    Does anyone have any strategies for the pain and emptiness? I wake with it, I live with it and at the end of the day I sleep with it. Sometimes I find it hard to breathe. I can't...
    missssyme missssyme 31-35, F 8 Responses Dec 11

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    A broken heart will never heal it'll just learn how to function with the bruises
    Dbell1101 Dbell1101 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 20

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    How long does it take? How long until you can forget? Can you even forget, is it possible? I love him so much.. I never believed in true love, let alone soul mates, until he came...
    xRiax xRiax 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have to give the background its my therapy, but I will try my best to keep it short. I have known this girl and her family, as friends of my family for over 20 years. about 8...
    EnConTroll EnConTroll 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    I met a man and we had "love at first sight." Maybe not love, but there was some special feeling that I had never felt, and I knew within minutes this would be different. I've had...
    Somecrazygirl Somecrazygirl 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 6

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    going to school ,wearing a beautiful smile, full of excitement , holding a breath for a seconds before entering my room.listening well to the lesson ,answering those questions...
    davinesarah davinesarah 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 21

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    My ex and I were together for 2.5 years. It may not seem long, but when you're with the love of your life it seems like eternity. I was the love of hid life, he told me various...
    BrokenHearts8301 BrokenHearts8301 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    I have an incredible boyfriend now, but it doesn't erase memories of my ex. I met a guy in high school, let's call him Tom (not real name). He burned my skin the first time we hung...
    BrokenAndBetrayed612 BrokenAndBetrayed612 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 30

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    I was gorgeous and he wasn't attractive . Thats what everyone said , but to me he was the most attractive guy I've ever seen because of his heart. We promised so much , he broke...
    MichelleSmith9898 MichelleSmith9898 16-17, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    How to get over a broken up? Time isn't working.
    Aloverslost Aloverslost 26-30, F 17 Responses Nov 21

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    I think we've all been at this point in our lives at one point or another. Whether it's now or in the past. However, for me, this is how I feel every single day when I go to bed...
    lovedownunder lovedownunder 16-17, F 4 Responses Nov 21

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    Can a heart still be broken once its stopped beating? Because it feels like everything I am was just drained out of me.. :(
    SaraBear87 SaraBear87 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 23

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    I am a mom of two boys 7 - 8 next month and 6 my ex left me and them in may 2011 for two years he lied cheated stole didnt call or barely come see them backed out of promises one...
    lonelydove12 lonelydove12 26-30, F Nov 24

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    My best friend cheated me.i m jst got broken.i have such kind heart but still people treat me badly.:(
    innocentsickle innocentsickle 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 30

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    I miss you and I LOVE you. being with you last week was unexpected and fun. But telling me I'm an amazing woman just leads me to believe that you want to be back with me. Which is...
    godsgab828 godsgab828 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 6

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    I think I'm starting to accept that it's over forever. I had something that was wonderful and now it is gone. I keep finding myself twisted and broken with regret but I know in...
    0815Jade 0815Jade 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    I knew it was going to end it tears but I thought it was going to be because he was a drug dealer and I was a born addict and we were some modern day crackhead Romeo and Juliet...
    transformerman transformerman 22-25 1 Response Dec 10

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    Right now my heart is broken! And I wish that was a false statement but its not. Knowing that I could move away from the person I have loved ever since my Ex broke up with me kills...
    ShakeItOff13 ShakeItOff13 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    It happens more often then not now. Falling asleep late with tears and a broken packed away heart. I tell myself not to get attached again, but when I wake up, I can't help but do...
    LoneFox29 LoneFox29 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I dont really know what is my personality. i somtimes feel iam honest, sometimes feel that iam the most bad person on earth. its been 24 years now i might me living more 30 year...
    heartless2 heartless2 22-25, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Day 4... was feeling better yesterday. my brother came to visit me. it helped. woke up this morning, remembering I'm alone and unloved by the one I still love. I can't keep doing...
    godsgab828 godsgab828 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 22

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