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I Did a Parachute Jump

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    The Jump

    About 3 years ago i was "chosen" / volunteered to keep a mate company on his birthday present (basically everyone else chickened out and i had little choice) ..It was to be a static line jump and not even tandem.. at the time didn't really know what it meant and didn't care.. i...
    matt609 matt609 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 10, 2010

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    Jumping

    I parachuted once and it was such a rush to leave the plane, the acceleration was unreal, took my breath away. I would recommend it to anyone who thinks they want to try it, just do it. I jumped with a guide so not quite as fun as doing it by yourself, I still might try it again...
    tinadoed tinadoed 36-40, F Jun 5, 2013

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    I Was So Scared

    I too am scared of heights, and of flying n feel sick even if i walk backwards let alone fly up to 10,000 feet backwards!!! I did my jump in memory of a special little boy so he gave me the urge to jump out of the plane!! Couldn't actually move to the door as they turned the...
    sazead sazead 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 21, 2007

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    I pack round parachutes

    for a living. Packing one right now. It's a reserve parachute that goes on the chest
    crono84 crono84 26-30, M Jan 18

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    I Did My Jump Solo!

    After the service and when I was in College I met a ex-Marine and me being ex-Navy got alone real well. And we started comparing notes and he mention that he did jumps in the service and said I would never do it. We it just so happens that a local jump instructor was giving...
    OutgoingMarc OutgoingMarc 56-60, M Sep 21, 2012

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    First Flight, First Jump

    I carried out my first parachute jump when I was 24. A group of us decided to do a jump and raise some money for Charity. Well it was also the first time I ever flew. I had two thrills I'm one go. I was thrilled just by being in the air flying. There were four of us in the plane...
    charlie1960 charlie1960 51-55, M Aug 4, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    Ok so, there's this guy who's liked me for a year and a half. How do I know this? Well, two of his friends told me that he liked me (they told me a year ago). I didn't believe them...
    D1206 D1206 13-15, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I remember jumping on the bed really clearly, because I was punished for it! Me and my sister were bored, so we decided to jump on our parents bed, mom was coming up the stairs and...
    somegirl300 somegirl300 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 10

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    both in one time. I remember removing my brother's trunks and he didn't know (they were loose and not touching his waist). this was 2 years ago btw, i was 16 and he was 11. and he...
    SpencerUK SpencerUK 16-17, M 3 Responses Feb 10

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    I still jump on the bed, I find it quite fun! I also sing the lil monkey's jumping on the bed while doing so. And I of course fall off and bump my head...
    OrchidsNuBlu OrchidsNuBlu 36-40, F 12 Responses Feb 19

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    I am sick and tired of seeing this picture everywhere. I have had 4 friends text me this image asking me what colors I see. Blue/black or white/gold? I am a realistic, down to...
    WrongPage WrongPage 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I've done both. Great. I worked at a bungee jumping place one summer in college.
    spaten74 spaten74 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 7

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    I STILL DO! I did today. It's fun!
    dannylavine dannylavine 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 11

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    Apparently when I was Kindergarten age I was jumping on the bed and gave myself a black eye on the bed post. All my teachers thought my mum was beating me haha
    imitosis imitosis 18-21, F Feb 11

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    Hell... I still enjoy jumping on beds!! My kids and I do it all of the time!
    YankeeGirl14 YankeeGirl14 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 11

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    Every kid jumped on the bed.
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 12

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    I still jump on the bed. Especially in furniture stores! (:
    ninjadentistinspace ninjadentistinspace 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 12

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    I smile when I remember it.I along with my sister did it when we played or when I wanted something badly and was refused by Mom .
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 3 Responses Feb 12

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    My days was bad I remember I was jumping in the bed and I broke my hand
    billyaldo billyaldo 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 12

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    When my parents went to bed when I was about 4-5 I would go into my room and jump on the bed but one time I accidentally broke one of the bars underneath the bed and almost 10...
    hopereachdream hopereachdream 13-15, F Feb 15

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    All the woman on earth wear it , it's a lie, a mask they put on to go to work , to go out or wherever . I hate it because they are lying about their body. They are hidding all...
    Bigdadyy Bigdadyy 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 16

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    I still remember Thatcher and then I always have to smile...today I am still jumping on my Sofa in the living Film, listening so loud to Hardstyle Music till the neighbour knock on...
    AllyAyumi AllyAyumi 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 21

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    I remember jumping on my mom while she was in bed as a child lol
    jenniebaez1992 jenniebaez1992 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 21

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    There are dreams that I have where I just jump off a building but nothing happens.
    BrittTHart BrittTHart 26-30, F Feb 23

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    Doesn't the title say it all? Lol there are so many crushes that I like at my school! I can't seem to stick with one guy that I like... I just jump from boy to boy lol 😂
    thatgirl360 thatgirl360 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Messy haired and pajama'd, I'd jump on clouds all day until my mom scolds me and whacks me with a soft object.
    ambrosia999 ambrosia999 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I had (and still have) a giant crush on a girl at my school. I didn't know she already had a boufriend and it was literally love at first site, except for the fact that she didn't...
    QBWR QBWR 13-15, M 2 Responses Feb 14

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    I had a girlfriend that always said she loved me and we would have some of the best times together. I never laughed so much or quit smiling. I did everything with her but we had...
    Muleboy Muleboy 56-60, M 2 Responses Feb 17

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    So ill tell you why I'm so depressed and terrified of my parents lately. Side note, I have a bf and he has helped me so much emotionally and did not encourage me doing this but...
    LoveLessOne97 LoveLessOne97 18-21, F Feb 17

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    My story is such a cliche one. I fell in love with a guy (Marc)who already had another girlfriend(Dina). Apparently Marc suspected that Dina was cheating on him so he felt free to...
    Habeshagirl Habeshagirl 22-25, F 6 Responses Feb 11

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    I did something that required so much confidence today, the 11th of February, 2015, that I nearly missed my last chance to do it. (I'm going to say now that I'm a 14 year old...
    CuteWeirdness CuteWeirdness 13-15, F Feb 11

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    I did something that required so much confidence today, the 11th of February, 2015, that I nearly missed my last chance to do it. (I'm going to say now that I'm a 14 year old...
    CuteWeirdness CuteWeirdness 13-15, F Feb 11

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    I got in the fight of my life . I didn't want it to happen but sometimes a guy must recognize that there a line when it comes to arguing with a girl, so I was in this place and...
    Alijumah Alijumah 18-21, M Feb 21

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    the first time I had intercourse with my boyfriend at the time I was 17 we didn't mean to do it we were after a nite out & had a good few drinks consumed it was done up against a...
    orla20 orla20 18-21, F 14 Responses a week ago

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    Hi guys it's atfenix here and I'm just saying before I begin my story that this is completely true and I'm still in the predicament... So bear with me! Please like and comment, it...
    atfenix atfenix 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I grew up in a house were i was an antisocial brat who didn't know how to communicate with others very well i suffer from insomnia still to this day so when i hit high school it...
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    I fell so hard for this girl. We started talking online. And then I met her at the club. She does drag and she was performing that night and we talked and had a good time and for...
    Thatonegreyeyedgirl Thatonegreyeyedgirl 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I wouldn't say I loved him. But I was interested. I knew within the first five minutes of speaking to him that I could fall for this person, if not fall, then definitely trip. He...
    butterflyxhope butterflyxhope 22-25, F 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    I did not wait until I got married to have sex and I regret it. I lost my virginity at 19. Turned out that guy really did like me that much he cheated on me left and right. I never...
    Lonely2008 Lonely2008 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 4

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    when i look at ya all i think of is "how did i ever manage to get with a diva life you?" i look at ya and i think i am not the right guy for ya cause im country guy and your a city...
    jackdragon22399 jackdragon22399 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 5

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    My first block! Yay, I'm so excited. Some anti abortionist decided he didn't like the way I "argued" and that I was very childish, when in which, I've read my statement I made to...
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 6

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    It’s funny, thinking back now on where I was just over two years ago and where I am right now. I was lost back then and you were the only one whom I though knew the way back...
    Titan936 Titan936 18-21, M Feb 16

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