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    I already have some weird friends in my list,

    (not here obviously) and I love them because they don't change for my sake.I think that's a good mentality to be oneself and I respect that.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 16, 2015

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    Or not. My friend 'broke up' with me.

    And here I thought my other friends could help me get over this.. Until I realized I really don't have other friends. My non existent network suffered a blow there.
    YuruYuri YuruYuri 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 11, 2015

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    I enjoy meeting and becoming friends

    who are completely different than I am. I work with people of all races, ages, genders and any other differences you can think of. That is what makes it enjoyable.
    Gambler715 Gambler715 51-55, M Dec 12, 2015

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    I have a Social Anxiety!

    I guess that you could help me to improve my social! This Anxiety makes me feel so frustated! Thats why sometimes Im alone! I do really need a friend!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I have friends who's interests

    and personalities are very different if not completely opposite of mine. As long as you see value in each other and cherish each other's feelings that's all that matters. Number one respect each other. Number two have fun!!
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 20, 2014

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    all of my all friends are absolute oposite of

    me, they all quiet shy, reserved while im all the place like, and very social
    FelineLover311 FelineLover311 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I have met some amazing people using the

    Internet people I grew to love but never met but you feel that you can speak to about so many things!
    SamM1057 SamM1057 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 3, 2015

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    paulosgood paulosgood 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 9

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    /""/_/""/ /_/""/_/appy /"" /"'/

    / / / / /_ / _/ew "' /""/ / / / /_/ear 2016.....!!!!!
    lankauok lankauok 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 1

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    openmindedsmoker openmindedsmoker 26-30, F 5 Responses Aug 19, 2014

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    AryanaTwinkle AryanaTwinkle 13-15, F 10 Responses Jan 19

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    Walking away from a friendship

    that no longer benefits you isn't wrong; it means you're a stronger person for doing so. Being able to accept that this person is not inherently bad, just bad for you and your life, is what makes you noble. You are allowed to terminate toxic relashionships. You have to...
    JustAnotherGirlOnEP JustAnotherGirlOnEP 18-21, F 10 Responses Aug 30, 2015

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    Why did god make me so think

    and ugly I am 39 years old can't even get girlfriend and friends
    paulosgood paulosgood 36-40, M 6 Responses Jan 16

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    So I've been on EP since late 2013.

    I've met all sort of people. The amazing ones, trolls, creeps and ect.EP friends have come and gone, which is normal. I've had the pleasure of posting stuff as well as reading the experiences of others. Many posts I've seen on here have really moved me.Definitely learned a lot...
    XxLoveInTheDarkxX XxLoveInTheDarkxX 18-21 2 Responses Jan 3

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    I dont mind what background you have

    or where you are from or what you do for work. We are all beautiful creatures and deserve to be treated well feel free to message me
    kellysolomon kellysolomon 26-30, F 9 Responses 4 days ago

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    My best friend is my complete opposite.

    She's a bit of materialistic, I'm simple, she's a pain in the arse, I'm a bit tamed (sometimes), she can't go a day without her phone, I can go a year without my phone, she likes to talk, I like to listen, she hates reading, I live to read. She likes Justin Bieber/ Chris Brown...
    zrylism zrylism 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 30, 2015

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    I don't care who you are

    if you are nice to me I am nice to you.
    bamala bamala 18-21, F 11 Responses Aug 11, 2014

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    It is amazing all the different walks of life

    people come from. I love getting to know new people.
    Prykat Prykat 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 10, 2015

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    I care. I will always care.

    Even if I don't want to.
    JustAnotherGirlOnEP JustAnotherGirlOnEP 18-21, F 6 Responses Sep 13, 2015

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    As long as our personalities mesh well together,

    I can get along with just about anyone. It is good to be friends with people you have things in common with, but sometimes it is nice to have friends from all different walks of life.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 19

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    I recently moved to a new city

    and it feels like a whole new world. I can seriously do with more genuine friends. Perhaps EP is not the right place to make real life connections but do you guys have any suggestions? Most apps I have downloaded is for dating only although they advertise it as useful to...
    Mystiquelady Mystiquelady 36-40, F 19 Responses Jan 25

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    I like to befriend everyone!

    And I really mean that when I say it. I appreciate everyone's differences! I would say I'm pretty easy-going. In school I was friends with people from every social group...nerds, stoners, choir kids, popular kids, jocks, loners, cheerleaders, band geeks, emos, outcasts. I'm...
    ERMAHGERD1 ERMAHGERD1 26-30, F 12 Responses Aug 4, 2015

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    paulosgood paulosgood 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 16

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    If you'll give me the chance,

    accept me for who I am, then I am willing to do that also.
    Randompi Randompi 13-15, F 4 Responses Oct 17, 2015

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    Often the people i find interesting are

    completely different from me. I love variety
    RagnarLothbrok RagnarLothbrok 31-35 1 Response Jan 28

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    Three type of people you need in your life: 1-

    your guide 2- your counterbalance 3- your soulmate
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Dec 6, 2015

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    I am Jewish. So many people around the world

    hate us, hate me. I have done little harm I am aware of! I have non-Jewish friends! I value these friendships immensely!
    Corzomec Corzomec 18-21, F 28 Responses Jan 25, 2015

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    kyliethainsucks kyliethainsucks 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 15, 2015

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    Hello, my name is Abigail.

    From usa. I'm a loner... No friends and my family isn't fond of me. The reason I'm posting is to meet someone like me. Someone to chat with without judgement. I want them to be like a brother or sister. I'd eventually like to meet them... After a year or two. Preferably someone...
    therianlife therianlife 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 25, 2015

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    Let's be clear, I'm not meaning l can

    and will be friends with everyone, my arrogance and ignorance radar is well tuned and l have no respect or tolerance for rudeness either! With that said, I'm talking about conversing with people who have different life experiences, outlooks and opinions from me. I enjoy a good...
    MistyGoddess MistyGoddess 46-50, F 15 Responses Sep 12, 2014

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    Livit Livit 51-55, F 12 Responses Oct 4, 2015

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    There was a friend I had met on here.

    Who was very kind to me. We parted ways due to my general distrust in people and subtle fears in me, caused due to my state of mind back then. We parted ways rather abruptly and also painfully. I blamed my friend for it and also convinced myself that I couldn't stand their...
    Unlearn Unlearn 31-35, M 5 Responses Sep 20, 2015

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    Who wants a friend lol

    or a play mate, I let you do what ever you want to me. Best thing I even pay you. Bdsm love i
    aaron1560 aaron1560 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    one of my best friends is tottaly diffrent

    than me she hate eminem but i love him she moves 1d but i hate'em she tinks that the games are just waste of time but i m addicted to them but above all that i love her because she was with me all the time even low times
    SEDDIKMBM SEDDIKMBM 16-17, M Feb 4

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    I want to make new friends from anywhere

    because I enjoy learning about different cultures and I think there is strength in diversity.
    Shyviolet2 Shyviolet2 36-40, F 7 Responses Nov 28, 2014

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    I've realized that my old friends aren't

    who I thought they were. Currently looking for that one friend who I can consider a brother or sister.
    DalUiAi DalUiAi 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 4

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    i wish i had a friend like forrest gump.

    i didnt say i wanna be a jenny
    iwishiwastall iwishiwastall 22-25, F 8 Responses Sep 3, 2015

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    my friend Emily is totally different from me

    like I'm a guy she's a girl but I guess were both smart in our own way but in the real world that's a double standard for nerd. I mean she deserves to be popular she's a nice beautiful person with high energy and a bubbly Aurora she doesn't wanna give up on anything that's what...
    nicebro15 nicebro15 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 4

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    Except with my upstairs neighbor she is

    freaking ridiculous. I can't tell if she is fighting, having sex or praying?? Wtf?? Maybe there an exorcism going on upstairs. Well time to turn up the music (AGAIN)
    Triztemuneca87 Triztemuneca87 26-30, F 11 Responses Nov 21, 2015

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    I enjoy the opportunities to get to know,

    learn about, and understand those different than me.
    Unsurefornow Unsurefornow 36-40, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Livit Livit 51-55, F 11 Responses Dec 8, 2015

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    the world would be a boring place

    if we where all the same....
    GoKingsGo GoKingsGo 31-35, F 7 Responses Jul 31, 2015

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    Who wants a friend lol

    or a play mate, I let you do what ever you want to me. Best thing I even pay you. Bdsm love i
    aaron1560 aaron1560 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    And i want to be friends with other different

    people because it's a great way to meet great new people, and I'll want to talk about if you don't mind of course.