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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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    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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    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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    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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    Time Will Tell.

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

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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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    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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    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 4 Responses Nov 22, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    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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    It takes a lot of experiences to allow your

    mind to take in new things. It takes a lot of thoughts, mistakes, worries, movements and impulsiveness to open up and re act differently over and over again. It takes wanting something so bad that you teach yourself to not give up. It takes waking up in the morning or falling...
    l1skub4n l1skub4n 26-30, F Jun 18

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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 1 Response Jan 5

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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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    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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    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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    Well, maybe tonight I might... No, not "maybe"... HELL YEAH...
    DarkAngel483 DarkAngel483 13-15, F 7 hrs ago

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    I've had mine broken many a time. I've been cheated on by every woman I've dated. I have been lied to and verbally abused. I have been controlled and walked upon. And I have risen...
    psychobillysteven psychobillysteven 36-40, M 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    There's no denying it: I've become cynical bordering on bitter. My heart was first broken at a very young age, but the real dagger was my fiancee cheating on me. I never truly got...
    manimalien manimalien 31-35, M 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    Having your heart broken is just a part of life...
    Jordynp Jordynp 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    "It's better to have loved and lost, then to not love at all." I'd have to disagree. I'd much rather have never fallen in love, then to have fallen in love, and then have that...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    I just wanted some advice I have a big problem I was engaged to a guy for a year now. He says loves me a lot and wants to marry me. a few months ago his parents saw private...
    braveheart30 braveheart30 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Broke up for the first time feeling suffering
    Jernylau Jernylau 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    My heart is broken. I feel so bad for our puppy. all she does is cry and sit by the door waiting for her daddy to come home but he won't ever walk through that door again. he won't...
    CircleofLife01 CircleofLife01 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I met him online something I said I would never do. Our first date was wonderful we talked for hours I've never felt so comfortable with anyone before. We had agreed that our first...
    tllp tllp 41-45, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    You left another scar on an already broken heart
    tatterdremains tatterdremains 16-17, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I still couldn't move on from a recent break-up. It's been a month since my ex and I called it quits, he broke up with me. He said he couldn't do it anymore but he's not deleting...
    trappedinmy trappedinmy 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    i let you go cause that's what you want. all that time you just pretending . hope you enjoy it.
    loverNikz loverNikz 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 23

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    Have you ever had you heart broken by a boy girl friend,mom,dad anyone I mean a true heart break if you have comment below... Just faced that and I can't describe the pain I am...
    MelanieG345 MelanieG345 13-15 1 Response Jun 23

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    I had a boyfriend, he broke my heart
    loneleyboy loneleyboy 13-15, M 2 Responses Jun 23

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    I've had my heart broken so many times I'm surprised it's still intact.
    Deeplyflawed89 Deeplyflawed89 22-25, F 5 Responses Jun 22

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    it hurts so bad. i dont know what to do. it's been about 2 months now i think. ****. it's just complicated. basically, i've been played. it hurts. i can't stand it. it's so...
    daydreamer27 daydreamer27 16-17, F Jun 22

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    I know that life continues, and that time flies, sadly. I know that our distance is not shortened. On the contrary, your love poisons me, and breaks my heart. I sit today, behind...
    l1skub4n l1skub4n 26-30, F 5 Responses Jun 22

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    i my body and soul are so scared, i been down that road many many times.
    vf702 vf702 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    Yes I know the pain I know the wounds and scars of a broken heart and wounded soul.
    zainshah1 zainshah1 26-30, M Jun 22

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    now i can really say that yeh my heart is broken... i can feel it..i don't even cry now..i feel really numb inside...like my heart is frozen.. im scared of love, im scared of...
    loveiseverything18 loveiseverything18 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 21

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    I have a broken heart and it hurts me very much but I had to let her go
    godfred32 godfred32 22-25, M Jun 20

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    Having a broken heart is a good sign. It means, we tried for something.
    PinkyJess1 PinkyJess1 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    YOU NEED TO KNOW how many pieces my heart shatters into when you gaze away, away from me. You can spend a whole lifetime counting all those infinitesimal pieces and you wouldn't...
    heymarie heymarie 18-21, F Jun 19

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