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I Believe Time Heals a Broken Heart

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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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    Time Will Tell.

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

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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...
    Tr3asur3dLuv Tr3asur3dLuv 36-40, F 5 Responses Nov 22, 2014

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    A wounded heart damage & bruised Love

    shouldn't feel this way nor should it confused A caring heart was attack by infidelity No song can cure this heart not even a melody The heart is aching & beating fast The feeling doesn't stop & your wondering how much longer will this last Tears falling uncontrollably down...
    DaCreativeChild DaCreativeChild 22-25, F Jan 5

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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, 2014

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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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    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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    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 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 22, 2013

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    It's probably not really a broken heart but more of a broken ego. I'm not sure. I met a guy whom I started knowing through an online dating website. (At that time, I was nursing...
    Ichizu Ichizu 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    What does it even mean to have a "broken heart"? Sounds silly. Firstly, your real heart pumps blood around the body for survival... It's not that mythical place in your chest that...
    missssyme missssyme 31-35, F 6 hrs ago

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    In my country, there is a song that said "toothache better than heartache".. When i was a boy, i never feel the heartache(broken heart).. I think the song is totaly wrong.. But...
    WayangPanda WayangPanda 18-21, M Mar 2

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    Day three of him last texted. The reality is settling in and I still feel numb with the occasional sparks of pain in my entire soul. I feel my heart is actually breaking and I...
    reem999 reem999 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 2

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    it's been a while now since I have felt like I can live by myself. Now I am carrying a broken heart and I never thought you could break me so much. I never knew, I have no idea why...
    Wewerethereinthattime Wewerethereinthattime 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 4

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    I know the road of life is full of bends and always will be it will never be an easy ride. But I hope you know two invisible eyes always guide us to find a new way. If I come...
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 6 days ago

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    No. I believe in following MY heart. Lol!
    BUalways BUalways 46-50, M 5 days ago

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    This too shall pass was my favorite thing to say until now. It's been a year since I got my heart broken, and now after twelve months it hurts like it did a year ago. The pain hasn...
    AmberDD AmberDD 22-25, F Mar 12

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    I'm always seeing how girls want their guys to cuddle hang around all the time they want their boyfriend to accept that they are clingy...I've been ugly my whole life going thru...
    heavydutyfoo heavydutyfoo 22-25, M Mar 11

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    I come from a broken home. One where one of the main problems was the lack of communication. I've been dealing with this guy off and on now for 3 years. He has communication issues...
    BlackBuddafly88 BlackBuddafly88 26-30, F 5 Responses Mar 8

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    Iv been going out with this man for 12 year. married 8. ad in that time boy have we had our ups and downs. cut a long story short. He is addicted to the playstation. when he is...
    suecantoo suecantoo 31-35, F Mar 11

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    It's been... more than six weeks. I forget now. It gets easier. I think more of how much of a bastard you were in the end than anything else. You were a total narcissist, you...
    wingeyes wingeyes 31-35, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    i keep getting my heart broken, I don't think that anyone will ever love me. Guys only see my body , and only want to **** me. I want someone to love my they way I am, my...
    justa333 justa333 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 2

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    It's been a week & 4 days since I got dumped. I feel terrible.. I keep losing my appetite whenever i'm about to eat. I just look at my food, think, then go to my room, lock myself...
    Frappelover Frappelover 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 2

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    I tried to be strong. For 2 years and 10 whole months I have tried. I stopped replying to texts/phone calls/FaceTime. I stopped checking the social networks but it did not work. I...
    redpill2013 redpill2013 26-30 Mar 8

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    i feel like i did everything for her dat was in my power but i m a human being too i too have emotions and i also get weak when there is trouble but at my most vulnerable point she...
    mannankaur3 mannankaur3 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Nobody knows me better than you. I am a mess. A creep craving for attention and accceptance from people. Insecure little girl scared of loneliness. Still can't defend even her own...
    phoebechan phoebechan 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 1

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    Unfortunately more than once...by the same person. It did come to end, nearly 20 years ago. And as time healed the wounds we were at least able to talk once again, but now, sadly...
    myzterieboy myzterieboy 41-45, M Mar 8

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    One month after the breakup...I am now far away, the sun is out, I went from being cold to being extremely hot. I am in the tropics, I hear the cicadas ringing . I am mostly ok. I...
    wingeyes wingeyes 31-35, F 4 Responses Mar 2

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    UPDATE So after yelling, crying, and screaming at him for at least an hour he finally breaks down and apologizes that he hurt my feelings. As good as it felt to hear that, I know...
    BlackBuddafly88 BlackBuddafly88 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 9

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    My boyfriend of almost 9 months and I just broke up two days ago. He became unhappy because we would regularly bicker about small things of no importance. We always would bicker...
    kendalh kendalh 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 9

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    Today he did it. He said the five words I never wanted to hear him say. "I don't love you anymore." He performed today and announced our break up on stage knowing it would hurt...
    ChildOfHarmony ChildOfHarmony 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 12

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    My dad broke my heart, what a shame. Im trying to mend my heart back together all by myself, I dont know what Im doing or where Im going, but Im going somewhere...I think.
    petramullins petramullins 13-15, F Mar 15

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    My heart hurts . Decision was made . Was the inevitable outcome . It was never supposed to go as far as it did. But It did . We did. Again and again until ,stumbling as we fell...
    ArtsyFaerie32 ArtsyFaerie32 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 16

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