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I Didn't Think I'd Live This Long

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    Still Here - i didn't think i'd live to be 21 much less 35. the depression is a killer. i figured i would have become a statistic by now. but i'm still here. the depression gets so...
    metalgirl99 metalgirl99 36-40, F 3 Responses Jun 13, 2012

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    This is a long story, i'm not sure if i'll write it out in much detail. I'll try though. First of all, i'd like to say i'm not looking for advice or anyone to feel bad for me. I...
    aJason23 aJason23 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 19

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    This is the sort of situation I never thought I would get into. I thought I was too old and too smart to make the mistakes I'd seen my friends go through in their early twenties...
    bewareofpity bewareofpity 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 27

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    It still hurts. The pain. Though its not physical pain, at this point I think I'd rather take the physical pain. At least that does not last long. This love story of mine was short...
    ceetasha23 ceetasha23 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 20

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    They said live life to the fullest not to the foolish. Hello experience project listeners and readers. This is BRATNER once again. In life there are some happenings that must be...
    BRATNER BRATNER 22-25 2 days ago

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    It's been a while since I've posted here, but it I love it when it says "welcome home" when I log in, it feels like it was recent ago when I shared my story and it's really...
    WellisntThisjustPeachy WellisntThisjustPeachy 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 29

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    Our 6 month is coming up...wow, I never thought I'd ever have a long relationship again after I screwed up my life pretty bad. Guy after guy only wanted me for my body, so one day...
    TrappedAbs TrappedAbs 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    We were together for two years and I swear I've never felt this way about anyone else. He is the love of my life...I can't ever deny that. I fought long and hard for our...
    chescafrxn chescafrxn 16-17, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    I overheard my gran talking to someone on the phone. She told him that I was too dumb to notice changes around the house. Now, I don't have a social life, namely b/c my friends...
    nicolynn nicolynn 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Is there some kind of diagnosis or personality defect that would be exhibited by a person having numerous close friends and being a pillar of the community, but having no interest...
    calpeach27 calpeach27 36-40 Mar 24

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    I've been depressed for a few years now, nothing ever feels like it's getting better. How can it when i'm stuck in a town filled with utterly horrible people? i mean, friends i've...
    ughhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh ughhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    I recently joined this community in hopes to get many things off my chest, and hopefully get some positivity from anyone who’s willing to listen. My name is Zach and I’m 19...
    Zach001 Zach001 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 6

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    Right now my big problem, is I really want a job. I think about it one day it sounds great, I'm excited I want to get 3 part time jobs and save. But soon as I think about it and...
    ButterflyGirl9521 ButterflyGirl9521 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My dream world would be filled with music, flowers, and rainbows. No one would be mean to anyone else, and everyone would be friends. It would be completely normal to wear a...
    couldbeheaven couldbeheaven 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    19 Reasons Why I Hate You: 1. You always talk but never listen. It's always about you. You don't care about anything I tell you. When I talk, you either interrupt, roll your eyes...
    tarara0414 tarara0414 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 27

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    Everybody who I've told what she does to me says that she is abusive, but I'm still not sure. I know that she's narcissistic because in all the articles I read about it almost all...
    jules401 jules401 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    It sucks when you're ignored by the person whose attention is the only thing you want in the world. Ever since this girl first walked into our school, I couldn’t take my eyes...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M 3 Responses Apr 2

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    Okay... I'm a girl liking a girl who likes guys, but sometimes likes girls? Crazy? Yeah! We have known each other for about 8 months, the first time we met was insane! We have a...
    britishteacup britishteacup 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    Here is a story i wrote that sums it up Once there was a red bird who warbled sweet melodies into the sky. One day, the little curious bird saw a darkened black shed and in it was...
    wingeyes wingeyes 31-35, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    In high school most students had negative reactions towards my appearance. A girl pointed at me and said "he's my boyfriend he's hot" the other girl said "ew" which really offended...
    Abdulaziz94 Abdulaziz94 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 18

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    Fell in love with my room mate and best bud! She has a long distance boyfriend tho so when I made my feelings clear she said she couldn't hang round with me anymore, so I moved out...
    Mogzilla Mogzilla 26-30, M 4 Responses Apr 4

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    I hateeeeee when people just say I love you just to say it or to get what they want! If you don't genuinely love that person, don't say it. I had an ex say he loved me and could...
    93rp 93rp 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    "Have you ever felt so alone and nothing makes sense? Well that's how I feel right now. I feel like I'm facing everything myself, with nothing but tears and a fake smile." "When...
    cherishuforever cherishuforever 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    Thursday night went as expected, more or less. I got home, and she was asleep but woke up fairly soon. We talked a bit, I reiterated that I wasn't happy, that we haven't been happy...
    bewareofpity bewareofpity 31-35, M 2 Responses Apr 5

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    I have a CRAZY story to share with you guys! Here goes: I was leaving a small out of state boarding school that I had attended for a year. I didn't want to make a big scene, (you...
    lifeisatest lifeisatest 22-25, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    it's weird. when i was about six years old living in Alaska, my grandmother, my mother and my two aunts (which were more like sisters to me) and myself all lived in a mobile home...
    Jerrid36 Jerrid36 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 18

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    This is weird to come from someone like me... strictly because I have never seen a happy couple and so it's just not in my interest to get married. Until I saw him... Now don't...
    brooklyn18 brooklyn18 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    He was a master at the craft! Andrew ;) The first time I met him, we walked into a party, he laid eyes on me and didn't take them off until the wee hours of the morning. He was...
    Luckylotus013 Luckylotus013 26-30, F 4 Responses Mar 19

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    I am 18, and overweight. I don't have an abundance of friends, but I have a close knit circle, so when I was 16 and reached out to someone I had met online, it was a really big...
    DeJeKlu DeJeKlu 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    I blocked my ex husband of 4 years for 2 months because he is a liar and a cheater. I am proud that I stayed strong and stopped trying with him. I am proud of myself that I quit...
    melabanks melabanks 31-35, F Mar 21

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    I think I'm finally letting go and moving on. In 2011 I moved back to bc after years of waiting to do so and I ended up dating my long distance best friend of 9 years at the time...
    misspaperwait misspaperwait 22-25, F Apr 1

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    I sit in my room thinking of a way to change things, I'm in the friend zone of every girl I've ever wanted even the one I want now. I'm sick of being called bro and smelling your...
    OneHowlToTheMoon OneHowlToTheMoon 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I'm sorry if I don't mak much sense. Not much of a writer but just trying to get rid of these thoughts or atleast share them.I have always hated fake people but along the way...
    wolfgirl1994 wolfgirl1994 18-21, F Mar 23

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    Today wasn't a good day. I've been trying to wait, to give it some time after the difficult times we had in December and February, but I'm feeling more and more impatient. We've...
    bewareofpity bewareofpity 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 3

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    I'm almost done with my first year of college and I still don't regret not attending prom. Around this time last year, my mom desperately begged me to go to prom and failed...
    McLovin0000 McLovin0000 18-21, F a week ago

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    Groupies, Gangs or club i really never had that kinda thing during my time in school even till now being in college. I mean other then my work environment but i mean that forced...
    NymNin NymNin 18-21, F Mar 17

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    I'm not posting this to get the standard don't give up response. I just want those like me to know they're not alone in believing this. Yes I wanted a family of my own and live...
    solojo solojo 31-35, M 3 Responses Mar 18

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    As the Taylor Swift lyrics goes "'Cause when you're fifteen and somebody tells you they love you, You're gonna believe them"... I believed him when he swept me off my feet at 15...
    Gonespontaneous Gonespontaneous 22-25 1 Response Mar 24

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    I've given pretty much half of my life to this person but still feel like I'm just in his way he doesn't know how to live at lease that's how I feel
    kathy4104 kathy4104 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 3

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    i cant bear anymore , all this hearts and flowers ****... i have been through lot of negativity all my life... racist attacks, abuse, physical torture, smoke, drink... u name it...
    nealbrute nealbrute 22-25, F Apr 4

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    i met this guy in the second semester of 9th grade in my special ed class ( i'm dyslexic and ADHD not stupid). within 2 weeks he was my boyfriend. i never really hung out with him...
    enemyinthemirror enemyinthemirror 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 5

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    I realize now that I should have posted my original post here instead. My featured post details a little bit about how Im in love with my best friend. I came to this website for...
    Suddanlius Suddanlius 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I liked this guy for about 2 years. Tried to get to know him, tried to hang out with. I tried to show him that I was a good person. He was a great friend, I'm not going to lie.. He...
    BrookeLynn8994 BrookeLynn8994 16-17, F 5 Responses Mar 21

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    I liked a girl for the first time since my last person of interest caused me unimaginable pain. She was the first sign of hope i had in a really long time, but was all for none.
    WhiteRiceWithChicken WhiteRiceWithChicken 16-17, M 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    Society has long become more open to the idea of older men younger women relationship. Younger women are more vibrant, more full of life and that energy can spill over onto you...
    BB0729 BB0729 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 19

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    Society has long become more open to the idea of older men younger women relationship. Younger women are more vibrant, more full of life and that energy can spill over onto you...
    BB0729 BB0729 31-35, F Mar 20

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    fionacc11 fionacc11 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    We no longer communicate with one another. I will miss the person they were very much.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I still think about her every day. I realised today that it's been as long since she ditched me as our friendship lasted. 😔
    DartfordMan DartfordMan 36-40, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Sexually speaking, I did not wait until marriage. My then boyfriend and now husband were deeply in love and we just could not wait to make love to one another. As I think about...
    barbaratownsend barbaratownsend 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    I thought she did. She said "We'd always be friends." But then I had to move away, and the last time I saw her, she was so rude and hateful. She was like a different person. Or...
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 14 Responses Mar 24

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    You know what's the worst about this experience... How delusional you are. Don't get me wrong we were in a relationship but it was overblown on my end. I was just having so much...
    Es777 Es777 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago