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I Don't Believe In Marriage Anymore

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    Too Much Pain

    so many marriages end in divorce... both of my parents parents got divorced, now my parents are on their way to divorce... my bf's parents got divorced... there is so much pain in marriage, so much pressure. i dont think marriage stands for what it used to anymore, i dont really...
    Phasmid Phasmid 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 6, 2010

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    No - I Don't Believe It Is For Me -- Ever

    Some people are the marrying type, some are not.  I am trying to end a really bad relationship with my husband. It's been an emotional roller coaster.     I did believe .. once. I don't anymore.  I won't again.  I know that some...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 10 Responses Dec 31, 2008

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    In Love With A Non-believer....

    My boyfriend and I have been together for over 2 years. He has been married and divorced twice and I have once. We both have children from our previous marriages - his live with the ex wives and mine are grown and gone. I love him in a way that I have never loved before. I...
    zaneselle zaneselle 41-45, F Apr 10, 2012

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    Marriage Isn't For Everyone

    The worst experience in my life was my parent's divorce.  Don't get me wrong, they needed to get divorce, but the divorce itself was this four year process of backstabbing and constant crying.  Imagine being 11 years old and the only adult in a triangle relationship...
    SINATRA78 SINATRA78 31-35, F 5 Responses Feb 16, 2009

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    I Have Become Cynical

    I feel resentful because I have lost faith and hope in marriage. I am in a lonely, unhappy marriage and its made me cynical which I hate. When I see couples getting married I always either think don't bother! Or if I'm feeling a bit more positive that day I hope that they are...
    Lilacpearl Lilacpearl 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 19, 2013

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    If You Are Thinking About It...don't Do It, Just Don't Do It

    We have all been there, some of us are still wading in it's trenches. You meet a man/woman, the biology of the situation kicks in, you feel the warm fuzzies, you think you want this forever. Let me tell you folks on the fence some real ish, people don't stay the same forever...
    Earthwalker4 Earthwalker4 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 7, 2012

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    A Man On His Deathbed...

         ... made one final dying request of his wife.     "Darling, promise me you'll marry Andrew after I'm gone." he said.     "Of course honey, anything you want," his wife replied, "but I thought you hated Andrew."     With his last dying breath her husband said...
    Manorkill1 Manorkill1 56-60, M 2 Responses Oct 25, 2011

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    It's a Damn Trap!

    I literally just heard a woman I work with say "It's more expensive to get a divorce than it is to get married"  Amen sister!! I sat and watched the church I grew up in marry children (20 year olds) off just so they wouldn't have pre-marital sex! That's a crock of...
    PinUpPaige PinUpPaige 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 9, 2009

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    Joined This Group Ages Ago And It'S Still True

    Marriage can be so good. Someone has committed to having your back, and you theirs... that is supposed to be how it works. I’ve been married twice and divorced twice, so it obviously didn’t work that way for me. I had really high hopes especially the second time, and I...
    Fallflower Fallflower 36-40, F 6 Responses Mar 20, 2013

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    I have always loved the idea of someday finding the perfect guy for me and getting married in some fairy tale scenario. But as I got older and watched relationships around me fail...
    ariel2891 ariel2891 22-25, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Most women dream of marriage but it never appealed to me. I dont believe there is a man special enough for me to want it.
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    Just to give you a perspective of how odd my family was I shall tell you this. When my grandmother announced that she was marrying "Mr Willeard", her father swore and her mother...
    projectgwyn101 projectgwyn101 16-17, M Apr 8

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    This started a 2 months ago, people from the Book of Mormon started to show at my door and of course I let them in, cause I really love to know more about everything. They came...
    bosslim bosslim 18-21, M Mar 31

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    I don't believe in coincidence nor do I believe "everything happens for reason." I am not admitting to having some tragic life altering experience thats happened to me. But in my...
    anjjelicaa anjjelicaa 22-25, F Apr 3

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    I don't believe prayer works. If I want something I go for it. I don't ask something that isn't there to answer it for me. I hate when people pray for me. Because they're not doing...
    gaiamoon82 gaiamoon82 31-35, F Mar 24

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    I have wanted for so long to tell our host mother that I don't but she is impossible. I hate living here and her enforcing religion on us. I don't agree with the teachings and I...
    DarkHappiness DarkHappiness 13-15, F 6 Responses Mar 31

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    I don't believe in evolution. The theory sounds intelligent when propounded by leading scientists, but in the end it all falls flat to a laughable extent. Well, where to start...
    darkanddesolate darkanddesolate 16-17, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I just honestly don't believe anything lasts forever, it always ends. Bc there's someone else, there's a new moment in life, or simply because someone doesn't feel the same...
    nothingpersonalx nothingpersonalx 16-17, F Apr 1

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    After finding out Santa were my parents . I don't believe what people tell me . 😂😂😂😂😂
    epicjesss epicjesss 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 4

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    I am not what you would consider a "religious person" I do have a faith in something larger then all of us, commonly known as god. I also believe that with out teaching some kind...
    MrsJoanieBNH MrsJoanieBNH 56-60, T Apr 2

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    It was at my 1st year of secondary education. I was nervous for I know nothing about the new school I'm in. Then all of the new student get to stay in gymnasium for some...
    Jayvee16 Jayvee16 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I trust no one sad but true i have had my fair share of people breaking my trust, and making a fool out of me, so now i call the shots, i protect myself by building up walls, i get...
    TrueBlueyes TrueBlueyes 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 23

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    People keep telling me I am negative. They don't know what I have to go through or what I have been through and even if they knew they’d probably say my problems are not problems...
    lonewolff666 lonewolff666 26-30, F 4 Responses Mar 27

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    Do you believe in unconditional love? Than how is it possible to enjoy eternal bliss while thousands of people are forced into a place of eternal suffering. God can do it, but he...
    LaurenJFisher LaurenJFisher 22-25 4 Responses Mar 29

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    I hate to stereotype God as some deity who takes pleasure in our suffering or humilation. Or God who claims to love us but does not interfere in the affairs of humans and sits upon...
    FainofHearts FainofHearts 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 1

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    I have a distaste for people who say things like "I was hit as a child and I turned out fine" or "Children need to be disciplined". There are so many ways to have discipline...
    baconrind baconrind 26-30, M Apr 9

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    I don't know.. I guess it don't really believe in love. As a child I did, but with each year I mature, I stray away from the thought. If it exists, it's more like extreme...
    TaylorNicoleee TaylorNicoleee 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 29

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    The whole religious thing and believing in God or life after death thing just totally baffles me. You may as well believe in Fairies or Aliens. That is just as bizarre. It just...
    Germanovna Germanovna 31-35, F 4 Responses Apr 3

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    You don't know what I have been through regardless of who the person was, It wasn't a bad experience, never that. Peroooo I learned from it. You can always have that one friend who...
    DDanaaax3 DDanaaax3 13-15, F a week ago

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    I don't look upon anybody as a friend or lover or as anything involving emotional commitment and emotional gambling. I have no more friends. I have allies. They get me what I need...
    sorrowfulmind sorrowfulmind 18-21, M Mar 24

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    I am basically just an agnostic. I guess I don't necessarily not believe in heaven but I don't think it's very likely to exist
    Rebecca12K Rebecca12K 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    Well I was going to post another experience but I've seen this tag and remembered those funny days. I don't really believe in eschatology, and really doubt the idea someone would...
    ErieNemisa ErieNemisa 22-25, F Apr 8

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    Not that I don't have dreams, I just rarely have dreams. I wonder if it has anything to do with the loss of interest I've had recently with a lot of things. My problems seem so...
    dramirezs23 dramirezs23 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    So, I never really felt girls had to shave, because my mom was a hippy. I shaved, because I wanted to try things out and now I kinda don't want to. I like to shave my armpits and...
    Vampireloveless Vampireloveless 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    Yeah so I never am able to find a "perfect" guy. I dunno.. Some of them want to date me, others just want to be **** buddies. Idk what I want, all I know is that they confuse the h...
    TaylorNicoleee TaylorNicoleee 18-21, F Apr 3

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    To people who read my posts they are probably used to the fact that I never send out any negative vibes, but there's a first time for all. I have learnt that trust is a very...
    BeatTheBest BeatTheBest 16-17, M Apr 10

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    I met a guy a month before I study abroad, he confessed to me that he likes me and I kinda like him too, and he took me to meet his family and I spent a night w them cause I get a...
    Fluouracarpott Fluouracarpott 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Or atleast when I don't desire it as much. Things come to me when I stop chasing after them. Then when I get em I'm not satisfied. I like a chase. I guess sometimes fantasy is...
    weeklyrubbishcollection weeklyrubbishcollection 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I used to be quiet a religious monk but over the past few years I have started to detest the reality of this world. I don't like people who go to extremes to do religious things. I...
    nidhiThite nidhiThite 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    I feel bad for saying this. I love that our soldiers are brave enough to die for us. I am immensely appreciative. however, I don't agree with killing. I don't understand war, and...
    maggieee5086 maggieee5086 13-15, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    My entire family is Christian except for me, and honestly, they don't even stop to think about the things they say. Me and my mom were talking about the mudslide in DC. In the...
    KeithPrice94 KeithPrice94 18-21, M 11 Responses Mar 30

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    In regards to the latest shootings in Texas, my prayers are with the victims family and friends. Unfortunately, PTSD has become a huge issue with veterans and active duty soldiers...
    Vlo972 Vlo972 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 3

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    I'm fat so I don't deserve to be loved.
    niamandthings niamandthings 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    I find people who think it's their duty in life to "fix" other people extremely annoying and self righteous. I suppose some people never learn, or have to learn the hard way all...
    explainit2me explainit2me 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    So I dated this girl I was cool with back in school recently. Didn't really go well and lasted just 2 months. Only wanted to date because I had money while she just sat home. What...
    HottRoddTX HottRoddTX 26-30, M 3 Responses Mar 23

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    As much as I want to trust the good in people, I never trust anyone completely anymore, but again I try not to depend on anyone to begin with, I guess it just makes things easier...
    Joungar Joungar 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    How can you not believe in abortions? They exist so there's nothing not to believe in?
    Tachu Tachu 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    i dont believe in a god. but im afraid 2 tell my religous type mother. im afraid that she may disown me and i cant tell my grandmother either cause that would absoultey kill her. i...
    MW3fan258 MW3fan258 18-21, M 4 Responses Apr 5

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    Lol this is an interesting question. Science says that if you are the youngest in your family, because your mother womb will already be resistant to the y chromosome and regarding...
    chrisisyourfriend chrisisyourfriend 16-17, M 5 days ago

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    many of you may know him many of you may not have heard of him he was a stock broker in the 80s and 90s , he made millions and was the owner of Stratton Oakmont , he made lots of...
    SebUK SebUK 13-15, M 1 day ago

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