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I Bring Out The Optimist In Me

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    Eighteen months ago, I left my (then) fiancée. Three weeks later, my (now) ex-fiancée sued me for half my assets. Because I had put everything in joint names prior to our...
    PhresnoPhoenix PhresnoPhoenix 36-40, M 3 Responses Nov 4

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    I am a optimist. Sure a optimist with depression issues and suicidal tendencies but a optimist all the same
    JackisMe JackisMe 41-45, M Nov 14

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    Optimism. I have struggled with this one for a few years now. For me it seems that once you've got a shred of negativity in your brain, it likes to infect the rest of your ideas...
    Heresmystory Heresmystory 16-17, F Nov 14

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    Even though I tell so many people here to look at the bright side of life, solutions for problems instead of constantly thinking about the problems themselves, 'count your...
    AngelicLights AngelicLights 26-30, F Nov 15

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    Sometimes life surprises you and you just so happen to meet people that make you have an optimistic outlook for the future. It's hard to believe that a person can have so many of...
    LifeHunter LifeHunter 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 9

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    I'm generally cheerful and have an upbeat personality. I'm very optimistic about the future and see each day as a new chance to get things right. I like to think that I'm a source...
    DrunkGiraffe DrunkGiraffe 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 2

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    Optimistic, yes but not the happy-go-lucky kind. Everything should be pre-planned with me and things that happen quickly and need quick decision making will find me confused...
    paresh19782 paresh19782 36-40, M Nov 10

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    People don't believe me, but I can be the most optimistic person ever. I mean as much of a "****-eating" personality I, apparently, have is only built from the negativity I'm...
    SammiSakura SammiSakura 13-15, F Nov 10

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    Or realistic. Optimistic hope. Realistic words.
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Nov 13

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    But it doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out that I haven't reached the tallest hump on this roller coaster. Don't mind me as I climb up into your cart.
    JJjenniejones JJjenniejones 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 11

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    My coming out has been a strange experience. I had never had any girlfriends, and I only properly knew I was gay when I was about 14 (I only really found out about this kind of...
    DrCeasium DrCeasium 16-17, M Nov 10

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    When I grew up with my one sibling and parents, we didn't visit my grandparents, aunts or uncles because my parents ran away from them. They had no family other than my sibling and...
    Shackledreturn Shackledreturn 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 31

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    Can I sit at your table? I will bring the food. When I travel and have no plans I have a simple ritual. It starts early morning with a simple conversation with a complete...
    Demack834 Demack834 41-45, M 1 day ago

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    I look around the world and what do I see? A world drowning in darkness, pain and misery. So many people suffering, no one can see the pain they go through week after week. So...
    adamw adamw 36-40, M Oct 29

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    nasimbd004 nasimbd004 36-40, M Oct 31

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    Over the last four years, I've slowly been coming to terms with the fact that I am FTM transgender. I'm currently terrified that if I come out to my parents, they'll be very angry...
    beingbrye beingbrye 22-25, T 16 hrs ago

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    Matthew9360qft1 Matthew9360qft1 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 11

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    ....and now it's haunting my life to a staggering degree. I was just turning 21 and living in hell due to a mistake I made involving dropping out of college to pursue the girl I...
    cyclone80 cyclone80 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 10

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    I'm going to university next year and I'll be miles away from my home town. I have no family there and only one of my friends is coming with and she's going to study medicine and I...
    TheGirlFromJupiter TheGirlFromJupiter 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 13

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    Several a parent wonders ways to overcome laziness in their young children. They like their children to be active and useful, but instead, their little ones spend all their time on...
    edward324 edward324 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 13

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    I came out a just this past summer. It was really nerve racking honestly, I was fine telling my friends, even the girl I liked(tho I didn't tell her I liked her then), but it was...
    Rachlm214 Rachlm214 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I just love staying at home when all are outside, the feel of freedom it brings, random ideas start popping up. Sleep all day, no intrusion, watch tv nobody there switching to...
    rainserendrops rainserendrops 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 25

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    Most often my reaction to getting hurt or being dissatisfied is 'cutting my losses' and moving forward with life. The truth is, however that I am not cutting out losses in my life...
    CarlyOnline CarlyOnline 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 10

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    When I was in 1st grade I didn't have many friends and was by myself watching some boys play soccer. Then I turned around for whatever reason and the I heard a kid yell "WATCH OUT...
    readerleader readerleader 22-25, F Nov 13

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    If I want to be who I choose to be then I have no choice but to come out no matter what happens. My dreams are to be an inspiration and find my true love again but how can I say I...
    Kevin2017 Kevin2017 16-17, M 4 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I currently live in Tennessee and my husband is from Michigan. I've hated it here since I was a freshman in high school, and I've always dreamed of moving away to better myself...
    neoncola neoncola 22-25, F 6 hrs ago

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    I have friends, that's true. We're like sisters and hangout all the time. But sometimes I feel like I'm the odd one out. We never talk about the same things, they tend to talk...
    AntiSocialBookworm AntiSocialBookworm 13-15, F Oct 28

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    I seriously could not bring myself to get out of bed today. So here I am typing this in my soul mate of a bed. I've barely answered any calls or replied to text. I'm just really...
    Itsnotareligion Itsnotareligion 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 1

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    "Wildest Dreams" He said, "Let's get out of this town, Drive out of the city, away from the crowds I thought heaven can't help me now." Nothing lasts forever, but this is gonna...
    Naughtycravings Naughtycravings 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 5

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    Gawd, I wish I could just get out now. I've been here too long, it's starting to bring me further down than I am heading anyway...
    MadhousePLC MadhousePLC 13-15, M Nov 14

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    Whenever my parents are fighting or when I just feel down, I put on my ear plugs and volume up the music all the way until I can't hear anything except for the very loud music. It...
    darkeyedlady36 darkeyedlady36 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    I used to be very athletic and ran a lot, both competitively and for fun but once I started college I did not have as much free time so that was the first thing I cut back on. I...
    coolsean1 coolsean1 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    I'm having an emotional melt down and I can't help but cry.I'm studying for my cell biology quiz and I feel so hopeless about this class. It doesn't help that my discussion TA is...
    XxWolverinaxX XxWolverinaxX 18-21 2 Responses Nov 10

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    It was recently revealed to me what I was doing wrong....... I said that I had lost trust in my husband. I was demanding that he fix it. Everything he's trying to do to fix it...
    Sarahberrycakes Sarahberrycakes 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 10

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    It's hard to understand how I got here. I had this really awesome guy. Great dad, great husband. For two years. He was here, I swear he was. Where did he go? Why did he go? Who is...
    niklb niklb 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I keep seeing posts on here about people hurting and hating themselves. To those of you in this position. You are NOT ALONE. Dont punish yourselves for something you have no...
    herecomesthedark herecomesthedark 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I keep seeing posts on here about people hurting and hating themselves. To those of you in this position. You are NOT ALONE. Dont punish yourselves for something you have no...
    herecomesthedark herecomesthedark 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Any one ever see ur veins or feel up on ur muscles and Go damn after a work out or is that just me 😂lmao I get proud ☺️
    Married2DaGame Married2DaGame 18-21, M 14 hrs ago

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    I came out to my family and relatives early this year, my family accepted me with open arms while my uncle and aunty chose to ignore me. I am still coming to terms with my...
    chlo3ann3 chlo3ann3 13-15, F Oct 26

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    I have a life outside EP and the internet!!!! So, if it takes me a while for me to respond to comments and messages then it does. Therefore, I do not get much time on here, and...
    SexyBellyButton80 SexyBellyButton80 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 26

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    So now that I am free to go out dressed up I thought I would take advantage of this sunny fall day. Came home from work and decided to put on a pair of tight jeans and my black...
    jilliank jilliank 51-55, M 2 Responses Oct 28

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    I already came out of the closet but I came out on May 5,2014 I thought I wasn't out but turned out everyone knew my sexuality & was waiting for me to tell all of them I guess but...
    NathanNavey NathanNavey 13-15, M 4 Responses Oct 28

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