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I Don't Believe In Happily Ever After

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 97 People

    They Told Us Lies

    Happily ever after is a load of crap, that or all the princes who are supposed to be coming and taking me away into the sunset are seriously late. Growing up you were always told how there was a prince for every princess and that you'd end up happy but what about everyone who...
    jiggy286 jiggy286 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 15, 2009

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    Its A Hard Thing To Believe Any More

    I used to, I truely did. Now I ain't to sure....................
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 14, 2009

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    Reality Hit Me

    I used to believe in "once upon a time" and "happily ever afters" but then I experienced something that every human being experiences at least once in their lifetime. Heartbreak. The 1st time I got my heartbroken was the last time I believed in happily ever afters. Feelings of...
    Val3ntine Val3ntine 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 6, 2010

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    The Thing About Fairytales

    I was about five or six years old when I heard the stories of the Disney princesses for the first time. I remember asking myself, “Why aren’t I one of those princesses?” I knew that I wasn’t homeless like Snow White was for a while, and wasn’t the child of royalty like...
    Syukotsu Syukotsu 16-17 Nov 25, 2010

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    I Think It's Always a Work In Progress

    I don't believe in happily ever after.  I wish I did.  When I was a girl, I did - princesses and princes. I don't know - I guess when you are a child, they teach you childish things, but as you grow into an adult, you are left on...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 7 Responses Dec 5, 2008

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    All Of Our Bridges Burned Down

    I used to believe in true love and maybe even happily ever after with the exception that I always knew life was never going to be perfect. Now, I don't think I really believe in anything anymore...certainly not people...however, I do still believe in the love of animals...so that...
    LittleBeauSheepOliveEwe LittleBeauSheepOliveEwe 66-70 Jan 21, 2013

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    At the Most It's "Contentedly For the Moment...unless You Stop Wishing For More"

    Fairytale Love is for cardboard cutouts sprinkled in radioactive glitter. It's dangerous to self-worth. Be happy that people show you any love, because the moment you believe in "Happily Ever After", you are depriving yourself of True Love...the love of yourself...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 9 Responses Sep 15, 2009

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    Hate Happy Endings

    At one time I believed but when my girlfriend broke my heart. I said **** no there is never happy ends. I wish there was happy ends but then life would be to easy cause you would know that there is happy ends so you would have no problems with life. I wish one day everyone...
    BeastWithFire BeastWithFire 18-21, M Dec 10, 2009

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    Never Ever After

    I don't know why people fill their kids' heads up with that fairy tale ****.  Reading books is great, but I mean, come on.  My parents never did.  We had like The Velvetine Rabbit (so sad) and they were realistic about life and things.  I remember the Disney...
    filthydieseltech filthydieseltech 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 13, 2009

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    Fairy Tales Don't Exist In a Real World

     Fairy tales exist, but never in a real world. Living happily every after is a lie to me.
    winniebree winniebree 26-30, F Dec 4, 2008

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    I don't believe i need one i trust my boyfriend completely even if i was allowed one.
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    I am charlene 33 of age.. I am here to find my lifetime partner.. I don't know if i can find him here but i am trying my best to have my parnter in life.
    CharleneRosales CharleneRosales 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    who doesn't believe in God ?? I'm here to prove for you that God exist , you'll share your point of view and i'll share mine and someone have to be convinced in the end.. lets...
    Rwnn Rwnn 13-15, F 4 Responses Apr 10

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    family love I just don't feel. I do things for my mom n brothers but I feel obligated to...is that love? as far as the rest my family I don't feel a a thing....
    BBskool BBskool 22-25, F Apr 18

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    I do know one or two couples who met through dating agencies of one sort or another (internet or not), but generally I regard them as cynical and parasitical. If you are unable to...
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    O.k., obviously there are people out there that are truly mentally Ill and help came to late for them. They needed help. But in my opinion, people should face the consequences of...
    TheEnduringSunrise TheEnduringSunrise 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 3

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    I don't know if I can do it, he's away in a total of what sums up to be half a year and the rest of the time he seems exhausted. I want him by my side all the time and it's killing...
    Ennah Ennah 18-21, F Apr 14

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    Nope. After spending my life wishing for nothing more, thinking of love constantly, seeking it, a marriage, many relationships, i feel as if i am waking from a dream. it was all a...
    nighthouse66 nighthouse66 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I lost that belief about a month ago and it has been draining more and more as the days go by. I was in a relationship with a person I thought I loved, but we had grown apart andi...
    katie3401 katie3401 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I read an article about Jimmy Carter's struggle with reconciling his religious beliefs and his personal experiences - http://www.dailykos.com/story/2015/04/24/1379812/-Jimmy-Carter...
    ProgressivelyCurious ProgressivelyCurious 61-65, M 1 day ago

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    It's one of those theories that sound wonderful and ideal. But it's that all it is, a theory, a theory without proof at that. If somebody who is generally a terrible person gets...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 3

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    every chain starts with two rings ;-)
    ralf78do ralf78do 36-40, M 2 Responses Apr 6

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    I never have. I believe in affection, but romantic love, being in love, no. I think it is just a state of mind.
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    Throughout my life I have been taught that "family" means nothing. My father never wanted a relationship with me, he had six other kids to tend to in his own life. My mother was...
    BrokeBandit BrokeBandit 36-40, F Apr 12

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    Except for Lea, hahaha. She should be in bed at 6 every night just for generally being a brat, eh? :)
    naughtyivy naughtyivy 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 13

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    My mom believes in mediums. Ugh. Why are people so stupid?
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T 1 Response Apr 16

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    i believe that all the war in the world is caused mainly by religion, so i hate this.
    giooliveiras giooliveiras 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    You will either be together forever or split up... Marriage doesn't change that outcome.
    MommysGotTats420 MommysGotTats420 22-25, F 25 Responses Mar 26

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    The Trojan horse of ‘deep time'
    PMWhite PMWhite 31-35, M Mar 27

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    Can scientists who claim common ancestry for all life be trusted?
    PMWhite PMWhite 31-35, M Mar 27

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