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I Do Not Let Others Influence My Choices

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    The Art of letting goEach year around this time, this holiday season, I find myself reflecting all I have experienced. I have learned some incredible lessons of life. I have met...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 51-55, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Venting to set myself free... Dear Soon-to-be Ex... As the divorce you have wanted so badly the last 17 months is near, I am writing this in order to let you go. To stop...
    ChangingDad ChangingDad 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    Venting to set myself free... To my enabling soon to be ex in laws... As part of letting go and moving forward, I've got to vent these thoughts and hurts. Forgive them. Set them...
    ChangingDad ChangingDad 41-45, M Apr 8

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    Have you ever just right off the bat judged someone? Only to find out latter that person was not what you originally thought.. I have been there many times and this is something I...
    Jerseygirl72 Jerseygirl72 41-45 Apr 1

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 3

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    I dedicated my life to it So if u need help let me know
    Skykillers7 Skykillers7 13-15, M 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 8

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    Venting to set myself free... a letter to Mr. Wonderful: Dear Mr. Wonderful... Just needed to getting a few things off my chest and share some lessons learned that might help you...
    ChangingDad ChangingDad 41-45, M 3 Responses Apr 7

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    I want to be a leader. I want to be a role model, an example, a good influence on other people so they can look at me doing good and follow me doing good as well and we all can do...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 18-21, F Apr 8

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    I HAVEN'T WALKED IN YOUR SHOES! Me going through a hard life and suffering a lot of things have shaped my perception to life of other people! I completely understand what life is...
    MilweePisces MilweePisces 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    1. Pain is part of growing. Sometimes life closes doors because it’s time to move forward. And that’s a good thing because we often won’t move unless circumstances force us...
    EnigmatiK EnigmatiK 22-25, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    You told me to let you know me. You told me to let you be there for me. I said " But I dont want you to be there for me." I could tell you took it badly. What I wanted to tell you...
    Brianabear Brianabear 18-21, F 17 hrs ago

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    "Ask and ye shall recieve." I help others because I believe it to be moral behavior, and enjoy it mostly in a 'I'm doing the right thing' kind of way. When I was deciding what to...
    TragicMonkey TragicMonkey 31-35, M 4 Responses Mar 28

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    Once I were with a man in a long stay care/ Palliative centre. A little hospital. A frail sick man, I don't know what he had but he must be dead by now. It's not a s@x confession...
    Prokamin Prokamin 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 2

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    Or natural rooftops as other choices to Cheap Aion Kinah going "green." While these common applications are outstanding techniques for your perform from home organization to turn...
    apple4s apple4s 22-25, F Mar 25

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    I had a friend who's mom didn't like me she thought I was a bad influence on her son. She blamed me for lots of things like him growing his hair out and how he started listening to...
    DazzleStarr DazzleStarr 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 25

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    That is my opinion. We might have certain choices over certain things, but we do not have choice about everything.
    jeresey jeresey 56-60, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    I don't want to sound like a dunce, I'm sure the first reaction to this post will make many recoil. It will not be written well because it's coming straight without editing. I...
    ryukyu ryukyu 26-30, M Apr 9

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    THE BATTLE OF CHOICES Accepting is a challenge But in the end, you see for yourself How a choice can change you Either wrongly done, or rightly made who knows it will make you the...
    imerosiie imerosiie 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    Several things I have learned while I am still in my 20s is letting go and not reacting to it. I have learned that everyone in life will always disappoint you. You can love and...
    peacefullover peacefullover 22-25, F 14 hrs ago

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    My family 5 dogs love them very much, however I am very absent minded so my family always question whether they are safe with me. Our dogs often escape and I think to myself that...
    blindfirexhx blindfirexhx 18-21, M 7 hrs ago

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    I more comfortable in here on EP cos i can say what's on my mind..get others responses...reactions..advices and still nobody in here know me in person it's kinda relieve I guess...
    justme26 justme26 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 6

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    I went to school for computer technology, and became good friends with my professor. He is great guy but, he lets the little things get him down. He is a little scatter brained...
    Igotsnikt Igotsnikt 36-40, M 2 days ago

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    I befriended someone on EP opened up to them, tried to help them in their so called troubles, only to find that they were not what or who they made out to be. Really upsetting when...
    aloneagain13 aloneagain13 13-15, M 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    I am trying to let go and move on...does anyone know when you know that it is so? I know that I havent fully moved on, because I actually creep his emails still, and I think about...
    GOATSDOROAM GOATSDOROAM 41-45, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    Sometimes in your quest to make everyone else happy, you make yourself miserable. Never let your own happiness wither away as you try to bring sunshine to others. Life is not...
    SatriaMerah07 SatriaMerah07 26-30, M Apr 3

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    I know that this is one of the biggest things that diminishes my quality of life and I am working on it. Yet, I have not been very successful in changing. Although, I am friendly...
    whatnow73 whatnow73 36-40, M Mar 25

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    I am beyond afraid to get too close to others. It has never been a good thing in the past when I have got close to someone, and let someone in. I always end up hurt, or...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    When we were growing up we were spanked bare by both parents in front of our siblings until puberty, when we reached puberty we just told a parent (boys told dad, girls told mom...
    KirstyAJohnson KirstyAJohnson 31-35, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Close your eyes- Hold your hand out, place a box with a kid upon it, Take your pain, problems, fears, worries and doubts, (& everything else) stuff them in this box, keep pushin...
    Stargasm Stargasm 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I was there sitting in a taxi from work to home, saw the traffic, people walking, vendors on street, the traffic light and then i asked to myself...why am i still crying for you...
    Donotletmego Donotletmego 26-30, F Apr 6

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    to that boy, you broke my heart. you ruined me. you made me feel like nothing. I can't trust anyone anymore. I haven't loved since you. I have to see you every day. I date but I'm...
    countryanon countryanon 16-17, F Mar 22

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    I am the nicest to everyone. I just want to have many friends, but I put their needs before mine, and it's really hard to keep up with everything. Recently I have been caring about...
    xcamep xcamep 13-15, F Mar 22

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    Being the youngest of four siblings, I grew up constantly comparing my progression in life with that of my family and peers. I compared my academic and professional performance...
    Hincty Hincty 22-25, F Mar 23

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    It hurts to love someone. And not to be loved in return. But what is more painful is to love someone and never find the courage to let that person know how you feel.
    toufie1 toufie1 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 24

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    There are too many people who try to control you, but they do this just because they know deep down you are better than they are. So let them be and ignore it ;-)
    domipl domipl 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I joined the fire department to make my step-dad and uncles proud of me. I decided it wasn't something I wanted to do so I am taking a few months off. Since I took a few months off...
    16countrygirl 16countrygirl 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 27

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    Hi, I have always had this feeling of wanting to help others the best way I can. I always plan that when I get older i will do lots of charities and volunteer at animal shelters...
    musicgirl102 musicgirl102 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 27

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    I think this is something a lot of people do. We expect too much from ourselves and need to please everyone. Even strangers I see on the subway, I care what they think of me. I...
    nyc441010 nyc441010 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    So let me tell you guys something about me, iam a techer and i teach accountancy as its my favorite subject. 😊
    xanshi xanshi 22-25, F Apr 4

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    I am afraid to share my story. I prefer to stay in the shadow and not be seen. I do not interact much with others. I don't think they will understand me, and I don't like to...
    mysecretlifewearsmedown mysecretlifewearsmedown 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    News - John Daly I follow golf casually and noticed this story about John Daly recently when he was being interviewed by the Guardian's Ewan Miller: Daly told Miller that he hasn...
    LivefortheWeekend LivefortheWeekend 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 8

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    Sometimes I look at the amount of people in this group and wonder if they are all really being sincere when they join this group. Have they all been hurt? Have they maybe hurt...
    Septisoul Septisoul 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 11

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    This post is for ep member 3 and those I may have hurt unwillingly.If YOU DON'T FORGET AND FORGIVE ,IT WILL BECOME A BIGGER PROBLEM FOR YOU.Good to forgive ;Best ,to forget...
    mona87 mona87 46-50, F 5 Responses Apr 11

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    Change the world with your smile. Don't let the world change your smile! Good day, Nigas! ;)
    Zaran7 Zaran7 16-17, M 1 Response a week ago

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    ***** Iz You Single or Nawwwww Iz You go let me **** or Nawwwwww
    footlover500 footlover500 13-15, M 6 days ago

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    I can't deal with my dad anymore. He is generous with money and things but mean, judgmental and manipulative. At 70, he is a sickly alcoholic who refuses to get help. He drinks and...
    iHitReset iHitReset 36-40 4 days ago

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    From my blog written in 2011 when I was in Madrid It’s been eight months since I have been in Madrid and I am no way closer to understanding things here. Houses are spotless...
    wingeyes wingeyes 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    Every time I open up and let down a wall or two. Someone stomps all over me. I don't trust people, and I'm beginning to think I never will.
    Kat51 Kat51 18-21, F 7 Responses 4 days ago

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    An iPod full of memories As each song plays it triggers my thoughts of you All that felt so real, so genuine Ones that I held onto dearly You being the only one that heard what...
    musicilove musicilove 36-40, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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