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    Classic Lie Come True!!!

    ok, the classic reason an abuse victim will give for bruises is "i walked into a door."  i know, i have used it myself. so, here i am, well out of that situation and what do i do?  give myself a black eye walking into a cabinet door.  a someone asked...
    SunnyKris SunnyKris 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 20, 2007

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    OUCH!

    I bruise really easily but I never realised how bad it was until a few years ago. I had taken an OD and was having a blood test, it was the first one I had ever had that I could remember, it was taken from my hand. The next day my whole hand was black!! The bruise covered the...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F Mar 4, 2008

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    I did the ice and salt challenge on my left hand

    and my mother boyfriend saw it and I told him I burnt myself on accident I don't think he believed me
    Maria134747 Maria134747 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 11, 2014

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    Easily........

    Shane grabbed me once (we were foolin' around) & I was black & blue the next morning. He apologized for a week. lol. I've been bruised & not even remembered what I did to get it. I bruise way too easy. It's okay though, they rarily hurt. Mahahahahaha!!!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 8, 2009

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    Ugly

    Well that's what he tells me... that it's all me. I bruise easily. Funny I've learned to say that now every time I get a new one. My son is a bit rough and tends to get out of control so those are common. He head butted me in the stomach the other day but it's at that light...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 24, 2007

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    Bruised

    i bruised so easily. i'm not joking.
    nicorley nicorley 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 24, 2007

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    I don't know why he thinks he can scream in my face, grab me leaving bruises and put me down everyday. He just got mad at me because I'm going to have my friend come over tomorrow...
    Fuzzybear79 Fuzzybear79 31-35, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    What kind of mother beats the hell of of her 16 year old daughter for no reason at all? To the point where it leaves bruises and then chokes her so hard it leave handprint bruises...
    EmersonGrace EmersonGrace 22-25, F 8 Responses 1 day ago

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    My boyfriend and I haven't even been together for a year yet and violence has already started. I've gotten hit, choked, slapped, dragged, literally stepped on, kicked and hair...
    seeyajess seeyajess 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    When I was three years old my parents were killed in a car accident. And I was sent to live with my aunt and uncle. My aunt and uncle loved me very much although my aunt was very...
    meneme2050 meneme2050 18-21, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    "Physically I'm fine, emotionally bruised " - Harry Styles
    Hernandez135 Hernandez135 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    I think there is a fine line between disciplining your child and abusing your child. Some kids get discipline, a spanking, what happened to me was flat out child abuse. I missed...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 7 Responses Jul 17

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    bed time spanking story: so I posted a story about being at the park this morning with my older sister and how she spanked me a little there in front of people but that I would be...
    anneb17 anneb17 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 15

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    When having to pick a pineapple in the store, the pineapples that look yellow in their prickly outsides are the best ones to pick because they are already sweet. Green pineapples...
    loveismyfriend loveismyfriend 36-40, F Jul 15

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    So once again I have bruises. I have no answers or ideas why. That is unless I'm being beaten by a ghost.
    Isis27 Isis27 36-40 1 Response Jul 13

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    Terror on Extension 29 Forty - Karen Duke (aka Carrie Collins)/David Collins I was impatient to get out and go ANYWHERE. I wanted to go NOW. I didn't want to wait. But we weren't...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    Last night. Myself actually frigging listened, I must have looked like a flapping *** grabbing my phone and balancing the ice cream as I repeated my mantras.... PEACE ReRe it's ok...
    complex7 complex7 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    Lie With Me – 2005So a friend of mine sends me a Facebook PM and I quote “You need to watch Lie With Me – I’ve just bruised my beaver watching Eric Balfour...
    JosephinaBallerina JosephinaBallerina 31-35, F 10 Responses Jul 9

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    . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tears.Tears. . . . . . . . . . . . . .They fall for years. . . . . . . . . Years of sorrow and of pain. . . . . . . . . .Wishes, dreams all erased...
    EurydiceKallos EurydiceKallos 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 9

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    I was in Utah for the last week for my dads wedding. And, to be honest, I found the majority of my stay to be dull. My father insisted for me to stay at my uncles house. In and of...
    IntenseCookie IntenseCookie 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    I am still in physical pain beyond description. My mom and stepdad want me to travel with my mom again while she travels to see my brother again. I am in no condition physically to...
    loveismyfriend loveismyfriend 36-40, F Jul 8

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    I'm the oldest of three. I'm 17, my sisters 15, and our brother is 12. He was born in February of 2003. He's a sweetheart. He was diagnosed around the age of 3, which was...
    wishingforrecovery wishingforrecovery 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    my friend is beautiful, always has been. she is a nurse, but isn't employed as one right now, she is always sick n is very thin, lately I started noticing bruising, and then i...
    psychoval psychoval 36-40 1 Response Jul 8

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    Caning was the regular form of discipline in the grammar school I attended between the ages of 11 and 13. It was undertaken not just by the headmaster, but by the head prefect as...
    Baggsy65 Baggsy65 66-70, M 1 Response Jul 7

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    I have a tendency to express sadness in a very aggressive manner. Though I am sad in these situations, I come off as angry. Once when I was a child, I walked into the living room...
    glhflol glhflol 22-25, M Jul 6

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    I went through a very long weekend. Boy, was I grateful for every good moment I got and I was grateful the bad moments were temporary. I had surgery July 1, 2015 in the morning. I...
    loveismyfriend loveismyfriend 36-40, F Jul 6

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    Best massage I ever had was in Prague, a tiny little Thai lady who looked hardly capable of tearing a tissue in half left my back blue and purple with bruises, but I was in a...
    uberfuzz uberfuzz 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 6

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    i stem from a god fearing family of strong woman who speak in tongues with bruised kneecaps from praying hard,
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 6

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    So, it really was only one time, but the damage they did has haunted me ever since. I go to a private Christian school, and bullying is normally not a problem. If it becomes one...
    GirlforGod2 GirlforGod2 13-15 Jul 6

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    Whoever said it's better to have loved and lost than to not have loved at all...had no clue what s/he was talking about! And probably was a desperate single. The deeper the...
    Forrestgump93 Forrestgump93 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    Not all self-harmers start because they've seen pictures. Not all get addicted. Not all think it's glamorous. Not all cut. I was talking to a friend recently, and he told me that...
    PrettyBunny PrettyBunny 18-21, T 2 Responses Jul 5

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    12 month sober from what felt like the most dramatic, painful, irrecoverable 2 years and a half of my life. Yet the worst part is I could have walked away before it got out of...
    ffjpp ffjpp 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    12 month sober from what felt like the most dramatic, painful, irrecoverable 2 years and a half of my life. Yet the worst part is I could have walked away before it got out of...
    ffjpp ffjpp 18-21, F Jul 5

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    12 month sober from what felt like the most dramatic, painful, irrecoverable 2 years and a half of my life. Yet the worst part is I could have walked away before it got out of...
    ffjpp ffjpp 18-21, F Jul 5

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    Got the strangest injury vacuuming today!! I managed to bruise my thumb, haha One of many reasons I hate to vacuum!!
    funsized1 funsized1 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    I hate how I put so much into a relationship and what I get back is a broken and bruised heart back...I give you my all, my every effort and you just throw it on the ground and...
    SexyCanadian321 SexyCanadian321 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    What a **** day ..I got sunburnt,then I got kicked in the knee which is now bruised and really sore and then I got punched in the face twice ughh -_- .
    Rachel282 Rachel282 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 4

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    Or at least I did. My friend found a quote and sent it to me. He said it fits me to a T. After reading it I don't feel so bad about being such a sensitive person...
    saram1985 saram1985 26-30, F Jul 4

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    I Want to Know You By Oriah Mountain Dreamer (Indian Elder) It doesn't interest me what you do for a living. I want to know what you ache for, and if you dare to dream of...
    SteveMed SteveMed 41-45, M 4 Responses Jul 4

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    I'm a 26 year old female who's health anxiety/hypochondria is ruining my life. When I was in college, it was infrequent and small issues. I'd become CONVINCED I had head lice out...
    SNHigginsss SNHigginsss 22-25, F Jul 4

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    I'm sexually attracted to blood, bruises, etc. I have been dealing with a lot of psychosexual fantasies, and I'm not sure how to help myself. I want to seek help, because they...
    kaylynx kaylynx 16-17, F Jul 3

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    Growing up, I had a father who was HEAVY on the booze, and on the drugs, and who believed that a good beating was what a Kid needed, too bad the beatings usually was more than just...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F Jul 3

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