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I Didn't Go To College

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 33 People

    Early On !

    I did not attend college due to financial reasons and also thought it isn't for me .. But as I grow older I am thinking I might attend just to get a degree with all the experience from the Army ! I think it will be cool to go back and see what it could have been like ! UPDATE...
    cjpsf5 cjpsf5 41-45, M 16 Responses Apr 3, 2011

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    Didn't Go To College?

    Hi everyone! My psychology research team is conducting a survey for anyone between the ages of 18 and 29. We want college and non-college students, so invite anyone and everyone you know! Just click the link below.http://edu.surveygizmo.com/s3/1060686/Factors-Associated-with...
    emergingadults emergingadults 18-21 Dec 10, 2012

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    I posted a confession about this,

    but I didn't know there was a group. Want to know the real reason as to why I didn't go to college and still not going to? It's not because I didn't know what to do with my life. Ever since I was 8 I wanted to be a Detective, then after that an Archeologist then a Forensic...
    OneWithTheSkies OneWithTheSkies 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 13, 2014

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    College Isn'T For Me

    Just like anyone who is here in the group, I didn't go to college. Or rather, I only attended college for 2 weeks. When I was on my preschool time my mom decided for me to change school from the school I'am currently studying. And as I child who barely knows her surroundings...
    kmisfit123 kmisfit123 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 20, 2013

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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...
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    I've always had friends, never been actually alone but i've always felt like i didn't fit in. Im now a law student and it just keeps getting worst. All throughout my school years...
    Estre28 Estre28 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    More like; everything was going well until I finally saw his true colors. I was dating this guy, we can call him R. So me and R were friends last year and soon we became close...
    HonestlyAlyassa HonestlyAlyassa 13-15, F 5 Responses Mar 3

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    Hi This is the real story. but you will felt this is lie. Nooo I didn't new to retract foreskin until i was 19. i learn it on internet. My parents didn't teach me about it...
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    allencw allencw 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 10

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    I am a massive idiot. I joined the "crazy guy that went half way around the world and blew his money for a girl who in the end didn't give a **** about him" club. A few months ago...
    Sheiskeepingmetogether Sheiskeepingmetogether 18-21, M 6 Responses Mar 11

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    So i met this guy Lumi on internet And i thought he was the one i mean we talked tk each other 24/7 , i really thought i knew him , we liked the same things and shared the same...
    Lellaa Lellaa 16-17, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    I guess I still love her in a way. I need to learn not to think of her when i am in a vulnerable position. I have tried to fix my relationship with mom since I left home in 2007...
    Theaudienceofdeath Theaudienceofdeath 70+, F 4 Responses Mar 7

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    There was a guy I liked, he and I talked about it, 'cause I wanted to know if he liked me too. But he didn't... We're still friends, and we go out, like, almost every week-end...
    Naockey Naockey 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 15

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    I didn't wait until marriage but I did wait until after I turned 18 and graduated from high school, it was with a guy I worked with and flirted with for a year. he wasn't special...
    ambernoel ambernoel 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    bonyknees bonyknees 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 16

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    The idea of waiting till marriage always seemed perfect to me. But I knew that it would probably never happen that way. My boyfriend and I will be together for 4 years next month...
    Scoodaloop Scoodaloop 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 17

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    I lost my virginity when I was 15. I wouldn't say it was a fairytale or even my boyfriend. Like you I felt I was missing something in my life. I did it purely for the experience...
    heishell heishell 36-40, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    The other way round. Last year I went out with a guy for 5 months, he was fantastic; attractive, funny, interesting, caring and he took me on some really amazing dates. We did...
    Toniommi Toniommi 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Me and this guy were best friends. When I met him I knew he was dog so I kept it friendly. He ended up going to jail. I wrote him, answered all his calls and went to go see him. We...
    Brownsugar25 Brownsugar25 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Mom didn't buy me any pumped up kicks
    Youcanthandlemyusername Youcanthandlemyusername 22-25, M Mar 2

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    Dear Shammu , 6 months back , I had no idea who you were and one day you just walked into my life , I didn't think I'd ever fall for you and I did , i fell hopelessly in love with...
    rifki rifki 18-21, M Mar 10

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    It's heartbroken .when you loved someone by heart,it turned out he didn't.
    lesliechen lesliechen 22-25, F 7 Responses Mar 17

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    I met someone wen I was 15 going through a really rough time. I am best friends wit this guy still to this day. I loved him like no other than wen we were 20. he told me that he no...
    jazzyphay2 jazzyphay2 22-25, F Mar 21

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    I dated my best friend. We'd liked each other for a long time. And we finally decided to date. I dated him for the longest I've ever dated anyone. 5 months, which is big for me...
    WingedGirl WingedGirl 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Ever since someone really special to me passed away, I have felt guilty. I was too busy to come and see them and my job disallowed me to visit at weekends. I tried to phone them...
    LittleMissIntrovert LittleMissIntrovert 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Yeah, I did, unrequited love seemed on the cards when I met her. But I didn't expect her to cheat on me. I actually cared about her and she threw it back in my face. It was a while...
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    I had been a virgin until the night I became engaged at 23. This is when my boyfriend and I engaged in having sex with one another. I am so much in love now as well as I was then...
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    i was pregnant on my wedding day .... it was really thrilling .... from college i had lots of fun dating guys and i almost had sex with all my boyfriends ... yumm...
    nicegirl007 nicegirl007 26-30 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    procupcakeeater procupcakeeater 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 3

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    And I still don't. I don't want to fit in. I don't need to be like others. Of course, this is only partially true. It's not like I can walk up to a woman half my age who...
    Some1umayNo Some1umayNo 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 4

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    Sure who doesn't at times? So what? Life is too short to worry about fitting in our not fitting in. Be yourself and do what makes you happy.As long as you aren't a ********* or...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 14

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    I've come to realize that I'm unlovable. I have a few good friends and I know who I am to love and care about myself, but that is not the love I mean. I've been rejected by all the...
    soul7 soul7 18-21, M 4 Responses Mar 17

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    So dramatic, no? And yet so cynical. Se que tu piensas en ella cuando lo lees, y mientras yo pienso en lo que senti por ti. "When you lose someone, someone you love, when they...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 70+, F 4 Responses Mar 18

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    Well apologies its kind of long! I met my 'friend' in 1994. I was 18 years old and still a virgin He was 26 and worked at a pub I used to frequent Over time we started talking...
    Smile123q Smile123q 36-40, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm in a complicated situation. I'm not in love but I've met someone, but he has a girlfriend and that's complicated too so we started seeing each other and a few months go by and...
    Toniommi Toniommi 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Once. They're 8 years older than me, I don't care. I love them. But they literally can't love me back. Can't.
    girlproblems267 girlproblems267 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    tvdlover1865 tvdlover1865 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I'm still in love with someone that will never feel the same towards me!I don't know who to talk to about it anymore. This feeling is just tearing me up inside
    Tarabond Tarabond 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 2

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    bemyforeverlove97 bemyforeverlove97 16-17, F Mar 4

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    I lost my virginity to a boy I had only met 4 days before. Ans I can happily say I do not regret it. I was on a cruise over Christmas break, I met him on Christmas in Barbados; it...
    doc15 doc15 18-21, F 7 Responses Mar 7