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I Can't Believe How Fast Time Goes

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    So Very Fast...

    I've been e-mailing an old friend from high school (I did distance education and so did she, we met on camp), and the other day she said 'Oh, it's been 7 years since we've seen each other'. Seven years?? It only feels like two. I was 15 when we met, I'm now 22. It only feels...
    sugarburn sugarburn 22-25, F 8 Responses Jul 13, 2008

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    I remember being 9 years old

    so clearly..thinking "this is the last time I will be a one digit number", and about how fast time goes by..I'll be 50 in no time. I always tried to picture myself at the age I'm at now, which is 23. It's amazing being here.
    onthisislandinthisworld onthisislandinthisworld 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 7

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    CURRYXBLAZE CURRYXBLAZE 18-21, M Sep 1

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    Never Would Have Believed It

    I can remember being younger and thinking how slow time was.  Then one day out of no where I realized it wasn't slow.  The older I get the faster it goes by.
    Grits4life Grits4life 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 17, 2009

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    I remember just doing my summer exams

    and finishing 5 year and now im already 3 months into my summer holidays ,it felt like yesterday I took the exams ,where does time go
    Life8227 Life8227 16-17, F Jul 23

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    Wtf

    wtf i wish it would just slow the hell down, its been 4 months since my 21st birthday already! its insane
    roseofthedevilsgarden roseofthedevilsgarden 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 3, 2012

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    So Very Fast...

    I've been e-mailing an old friend from high school (I did distance education and so did she, we met on camp), and the other day she said 'Oh, it's been 7 years since we've seen each other'. Seven years?? It only feels like two. I was 15 when we met, I'm now 22. It only feels...
    sugarburn sugarburn 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 13, 2008

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    I Feel Cheated

    I started reading some comments and I am 3 hours older!! and we don't have dinner!! Wow! time flies.
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 5 Responses Mar 29, 2009

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    One Day.

    a lady lover loving wild a lady lover, lovers child where orchids bloom and secrets stay lilacs whisper and daisies play the sun is hot and the breeze remains where lovers play their loving games parted lips and fingers dance in spaces only eyes may glance the moon appears as...
    annalea annalea 22-25, F 1 Response May 1, 2011

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    Reflecting

    I woke up this morning, had my coffee of course and thought, oh my gosh, I can't believe how fast time has gone by and where I am in my life...It's not a bad thing. Just a realization of what's up. I must be having a great time (no pun intented) because it's going by fast. Does...
    lovethewind lovethewind 46-50, F 2 Responses Jul 13, 2008

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    So Fast...

    Ran into a friend just the other night.. we hadn't seen each other in a year.. and we were catching up and started talking about when we first met... seemed like just a few years ago...then realized it had been 20 years... where did all the time go?.. Life never stops moving...
    txwoman2 txwoman2 36-40, F Feb 12, 2010

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    Right now it feels like 9:30

    but it's really 11:44pm
    bela5562 bela5562 13-15, F Aug 1

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    It's already August now~ I can't believe how

    fast the time goes~jeez~ and feel over speeding~
    kentlim00 kentlim00 13-15, M Aug 1

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    Time Flies

    Time flies so fast and who knows where it goes? and yes, time does fly faster when you're happy. Almost 5 months back, I met a guy. and this guy sort of really put a change in my life. He came at a time when I thought, no one else could ever make me smile again. He came at a...
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass 18-21, F Mar 31, 2009

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    Elleshore81 Elleshore81 31-35, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    I was at the eye doctors a few weeks back and the receptionist called for "Richard Burns" and the guy goes "please, call me ****." can't imagine all the times that guy must have...
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    It has completely snuck up on me! Going shopping for everything today... After work! I always procrastinate but I seem worse this year (Halloween did this to me too!)... We think...
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    I never had the chance to grow inside. My habit is to find a place to hide. I know I hear the words you're saying over and over again. I just can't get them through my head...
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    You know I'm surprised I'm still on EP...with all the heartbreak, all the disappointments, fights, rude people, jealousy, gossip, unrequited love, stalkers, people disguising...
    mguinm mguinm 41-45, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    Emeraldisles5 Emeraldisles5 18-21 Dec 2

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    lol i actually can believe it bc i'm always hungry. and my stomach won't stop growling, it only growls when i'm in a quiet room.
    flawlxsskay flawlxsskay 16-17, F Dec 9

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    Gosh there are some jerks on EP! Simple minded people that have trouble embracing diversity. I'm so glad I don't know you in real life!
    GypsyMiss GypsyMiss 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 24

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    10yeargap.com focuses on younger women dating older men and it encourages age gap marriage. 10YearGap.com is not a sugar daddy site. Single women are attracted to older single men...
    JessieFay JessieFay 31-35, F Dec 2

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    Sometimes. Our country, (to the Americans :p) I just don't get. I wish. The damn policemen would get their stuff straight, and stop shooting any and everyone who isn't their race...
    Miaaa8 Miaaa8 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 9

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    When my stepmom was pregnant my dad always told my sisters and I that he was going to name her helga or gwenith. Another that always made it onto the list was Gertrude. They ended...
    MEGH0119 MEGH0119 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Koala? Yep, that's my real name.
    KoalaRising KoalaRising 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Remember Sharkeisha? The girl who went viral with a video falcon-punching her friend? Yea that punch was totally uncalled for but SHARKEISHA?? Really? No wonder she was so...
    Fierrrrce Fierrrrce 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I came on here to try and get help because of everything that has happened to me and I get some random we sending me a picture of his penis,no thank you
    OliviaWillow13 OliviaWillow13 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    Lesson learnt. Never trust people online.
    SuperWomanFly SuperWomanFly 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 6

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    "Just leave it, get over it."
    Ashlynthepanda Ashlynthepanda 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    i went to school with kids with odd names, adolph,looky,oaken,duck,buff, glitter.my brother went to school fred kruger,clark kent
    verdeguy verdeguy 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Alentecia. Srsly mom and dada
    alentecia alentecia 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    My nan wanted me to be called... wait for it... Gobnit. For crying out loud... My nickname would've been gobby. that's if I would have had any friends...
    orlamac100 orlamac100 18-21, F 17 hrs ago

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    My first name is Dai in Japanese. My mother never expected the family would move to NY.
    katsuobushi katsuobushi 36-40, M 15 hrs ago

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    so before this account, I had a different one which is still on EP . I had a different username too. The only reason I made this new account was bcuz my other one got like blocked...
    Gabsters05 Gabsters05 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    This has been a problem for me my whole life. I grew up isolated. I wasn't allowed to have friends, go outside or be loved. We didn't celebrate holidays or get stuff for christmas...
    ptsdlady ptsdlady 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    I lost a friend. I still can't believe this. We had stopped talking but its still sad and painful to know she's gone. :(
    officialwanderer officialwanderer 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 24

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    Sooo, there is this guy. He told me he started liking me back in 2013 of OCTOBER.. This boy and I have had a fairly good friendship. I don't like him any more than a friend. He...
    hazellmo0n hazellmo0n 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I met a guy recently..words can't explain how I feel when i am receiving a text from him .. Those freaking butterflies in my stomach... The feeling of my heart going to blow off...
    tommy21v tommy21v 18-21, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    She takes it slowly at first but learns that this is the person for her and that she has no need to be hesitant as she will never find out unless she takes a leap of faith...
    darnit05 darnit05 31-35, F Nov 23

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    Before I was born, my mother was pregnant with my brother and decided to marry my father for the support. She stayed with him for twenty years until now to raise her children...
    bubbleteax bubbleteax 16-17, F 4 days ago

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