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I Do Not Let Others Influence My Choices

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    Just come back on the site after a year's absence and read through my previous posts. I knew I was angry and upset at the time I wrote them but I didn't realise how much. Not...
    emmsmi1 emmsmi1 31-35 a week ago

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    We have all made choices some good some bad, some we regret later, some we wish we never gave up on. When I was young. I made many poor choices. Drinking, smoking weed, women. I...
    Leeza1964 Leeza1964 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 23

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    Iv been dealing with this pregnancy all alone since you made the decision to leave me and blame it all on me. Calling me up to break it off with me, not even giving me the respect...
    MissiTeej MissiTeej 26-30, F 23 hrs ago

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    I wonder if 'getting it' has to do with a common thread of understanding between two individuals? Sometimes people share the same woes which creates a natural bond. While other...
    SmartSweet1 SmartSweet1 51-55, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Not happy with some of the choices I've made in my life. Talking about it with the people who matter to me they just say I'm young and it's normal to have fun at my age. But I've...
    Lvalens Lvalens 18-21, F Feb 18

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    My mother decided to finally call me after several times on my end of trying to get ahold of her. She actually didnt talk to me. She told my 5 year hold sister what to say, and her...
    LoveLessOne97 LoveLessOne97 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Why is it that when you get out of highschool people grow up and act as if their lifes are better than yours? Like you know those friends who you were friends with for a long time...
    MKxoxo MKxoxo 22-25, F Feb 23

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    You've observed ads for Website hosting most almost everywhere that you just appear. The trouble is, not all of these Hosting places are legal nor are they legit. How can you...
    brighttongue4526 brighttongue4526 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Every morning you have two choices.... Continue to sleep with your dreams.... Or wake up and chase them....
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 9

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    I had always been curious since a young age and was even caught at the age of 4 never did it after that never even thought about it until i was in jr high my friends mom who worked...
    ivcd101 ivcd101 22-25 1 Response Feb 10

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    I have baggage. But they're all not mine. I took some time last night, to separate my baggage, from all the ones I know and love. I couldn't believe what I saw after I wrote. My...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 7

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    I like this! After many years of holding on to relationships with people (boyfriends) who weren't good for me, I'm finally letting go of the need, the desire, and the wanting of a...
    HonorTheTrickster HonorTheTrickster 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 9

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    It seems like this is too much to ask these days...like there's always something that people want you to be ...It makes it hard for you to even except yourself because you're...
    TyrannosaurusRexx TyrannosaurusRexx 16-17, F Feb 16

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    I try and teach my son some old fashioned manners. always hold it for others and if its a female to open and lets her go first. I spent a lot of time standing outside places for...
    calichic calichic 36-40, F Feb 15

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    Dear you, You are beautiful and amazing. Your smile will change someone's world someday. You are loved. You are cares for. Even if it doesn't always feel like it. Don't build your...
    iwishtoremainanonymous iwishtoremainanonymous 13-15, F Feb 16

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    I'm new to suppressing my emotions, my tears. But I did cry in front of others. And it just makes me feel stupid. They don't feel the fear I feel at certain times. Thankfully, it...
    BlackRosesAmongLilies BlackRosesAmongLilies 13-15 1 Response 4 days ago

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    This might make me weaker than anyone, but I don't like crying in front of others because I want to be the one they can depend on. I want them to feel comfortable crying in front...
    KiNDERPiSTOL KiNDERPiSTOL 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    My journey to self actualization began in Kenya 2 years ago. It was here that I first experienced the harsh realities of the world and it was these experiences that taught me how...
    WorldyPursuit WorldyPursuit 18-21, M 8 Responses Feb 5

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    When You're Near Me When I think of this life I live I hear angels in the distance There is so much beauty In the world I miss A laughing brook, a nightingale song...
    rogi4u rogi4u 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 11

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    My dear friends, Last week, my church lost a wonderful sister. Two little girls who are not up to 5 years yet has lost a wonderful mother and a good husband has lost his God given...
    AyahyaMma AyahyaMma 26-30, F Feb 15

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    I just felt like writing you something nice for a change instead of my drunken mess angry rants. I love you, you're one of my best friends, and the reason you are, is because...
    Lunarflowerrr Lunarflowerrr 22-25, F Feb 19

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    I have had a couple of days off here, and I needed time to myself. Just to think and get some of myself back. I will do that occasionally, and for my sanity I need to. So I have...
    kinkysexybabe kinkysexybabe 36-40, F 10 Responses Feb 20

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    a little courtesy goes a long way. small acts that show ypu care about other people. Hold a door, Hold the elevator, let someone with three items in front of you at the checkout...
    simplyafriend simplyafriend 41-45, F 9 Responses a week ago

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    Sometimes I feel as though a pact has been made between all of my "friends" of the past to no longer associate with me. Then I find myself meeting new people and realizing they...
    ughgross ughgross 26-30 Feb 7

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    No matter how hard I try I can't bring myself to honestly confide in another person. I feel as if they will judge me, or that they think they can no longer view me as someone they...
    FirstSnowFall FirstSnowFall 18-21, F Feb 8

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    When I was 7 or 8 my mother sent me one afternoon to her hairdresser's place because earlier that day she forgot something in her salon. I took my bike and was there in 10 minutes...
    erik2000erik200 erik2000erik200 13-15, M 3 Responses Feb 11

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    When you try your best but you don't succeed When you get what you want but not what you need When you feel so tired but you can't sleep Stuck in reverse And the tears come...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 2 Responses Feb 11

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    I dont know whether my post I am going to put here is appropriate or not but for today alone I have seen more than 2 people say this that they are not valued for who they are...
    FightingTillTheEnd FightingTillTheEnd 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 12

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    I desire to be just myself for once. I am a positive person and believe if things don't go as I wish then it isn't the end and takes different route to reach my dreams then another...
    BlueFairy09 BlueFairy09 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 12

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    Just outside my living-room window is a (home-made, in the spirit of Heath Robinson) bird table. It's a hubcap on a pole, topped with an upturned hanging basket cage to keep the...
    damselfly damselfly 51-55, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    I hold doors open at my school, but I end up being late to class sometimes because I don't want to drop the door on anyone and will wait until entire mobs are through. How does one...
    Solidus99 Solidus99 18-21, M Feb 15

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    I might not be able to help physically. But I'm here to listen. If you want to inbox me about anything I'm here. Not to judge but to listen. I might be able to offer advice. I...
    sleepingwithkellin sleepingwithkellin 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    So this is the second poem I've ever written. I'm curious what you all think. Please be honest. An Ode to Music: You are always there for me Even when no one else is When I'm...
    MadAsAHatterXII MadAsAHatterXII 18-21, M Feb 15

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    Immerse yourself in being your good and best self... And let the rest fall into its natural good order and place. The good possibilities are endless, remember that :)
    Euphorialbeauty23 Euphorialbeauty23 22-25, F Feb 16

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    this will probably shock some people but I want to help other people. I have been shown lots of love and support on here even when others hate me and be nasty to me.but I do want...
    CheatingTracy CheatingTracy 22-25, F 26 Responses Feb 16

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    Did you know back in the day we were hunted by carnivores such as bears and wild cats? (and still are by some unfortunate hiking individuals). So does that entitle us to the word...
    Maihowl Maihowl 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 17

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    Let's just stick to myself from now on... :/
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 18

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    I don't know about "pass this message on to 50 people and 50 angels will all smile down on you and grant you a lottery win." I think these stupid messages are the work of the...
    Moonstar14 Moonstar14 46-50, F Feb 20

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    Over time I've discovered that, there is no absolute finish line for everyone in the race of life. Our tracks are different and our durations are different. The only thing we have...
    toufie1 toufie1 22-25 Feb 21

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    I have dealt with these putrid souls many times before. I do my best to to put them down and bother them anyway possible but not make it obvious. I have an arrogant side but it's...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 23

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    Feeling can't be explain without words but words don't explain everything that u feel or wants to say .....so think before u say and let go the words that u heard people can't...
    ayazzahmed ayazzahmed 22-25, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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