I Don't Look Like What I've Been Through

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    I Wish, I Wish, With All My Heart

    Sometimes I wish I was the complete opposite of who I am.. I wish I could go back in time and do everything different. I wish that I was more motivated I wish that I never had to go through emotional pain I wish depression didn't exist I wish I could stop feeling sorry for myself...
    Hoping4peace Hoping4peace
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 28, 2013

    Thank god for that! I think its amazing how our

    inner is so different to the outer! I’m also amazed about how I look! I got a babyface and a big smile as well being told I’m cute and so sweet yet my inner has not affected that at all! My inner feels so old,stressed and not good at all… And what i been through is a lot...
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee
    22-25, F
    Sep 25, 2015

    I've been told a couple times

    that I don't look like the type of person that does the things that I do If you saw me would you ever guess I was molessted as a little girl? That I spent half of my life believing lies I was being fed to mask the disappointing truth? That at the age of 10 I began to show...
    sadvibes sadvibes
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    gregloa gregloa
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    Apr 21
    I don't care how many people read this or who reads it, I just want to say thank you , to everyone whose made a difference to my life through so. I am so grateful.
    booklover200016 booklover200016
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    Hate them! I've made so many good friends on here that it's going to take me ages to contact everyone individually to say good bye. But you all know who you are. Good bye and good...
    Mick672 Mick672
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    I've never been in a relationship, because I never found someone who can understand me.
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    2 Responses Apr 20
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    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
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    1 Response Apr 20
    It's been a great experience here, and although I spent most of my time here in the shadows, too afraid to express myself by means of an account, I'm glad I finally stepped into...
    Javik0509 Javik0509
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    1 Response Apr 20
    My husband and I have been married for 13 years. The first 3 were good. After that, the affection stopped from him.. I would try to kiss him and he would push me away. Today, I did...
    lonelyunhappywife lonelyunhappywife
    46-50, F
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    I am a 15 year old girl with two almost divorced parents. I am so sad and I have been so depressed during the past two weeks I didn't know what to do. Seeing my mom hurting and...
    wondur wondur
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    1 Response Apr 19
    Simple and sincere language. I wish more people would listen to a song like this, because it deserves some ears. The content is not rly that applicable, but I'll set this as a...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    So this is the end, and the experiences we've shared I'll remember and be grateful for. To though they met in the past, and those in my present thank you for all of your...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 19
    I have been told this so many times. "I love you forever" "I'll be there for you always" but none really stepped up to prove it. Either they get tired too easily or isn't really...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 19
    They've deleted 3 of my posts, because I said I'm gay, one because I said getting blocked by ppl that don't know you was silly, they are full of crap, there moderators think there...
    footsugar123 footsugar123
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    i totally confused about the people this time. they said that they've changed. but, turns out they don't. in this point, your bestfriend will be there for you. so, keep it that...
    sergiostoykov sergiostoykov
    18-21, M
    Apr 19
    I'm going to take some time to reflect today. I'm at a point where I question what I'm "studying" is really what I want to do for a "career". And yet, I feel hesitant jumping ship...
    Nick8876 Nick8876
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    majesticwalls majesticwalls
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    YourSecretAdmire22 YourSecretAdmire22
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    1 Response Apr 18
    I used to live in extreme poverty. (Well my family was as poor as residents in the UK get). This was from when I was 13 up until I was 16. I remember having no breakfast and...
    Itslauryn Itslauryn
    16-17, F
    5 Responses Apr 18
    This is gonna be a pretty long rant, sorry. You have been warned though. I'm 22, about to turn 23 in a couple of months, and I feel like I'm completely lost. I'm living with my...
    cyberwhat cyberwhat
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    That feeling when you hear, "Alright, I guess this is it." And then you hear everyone say "Yeah, I guess so, too. That's quite a journey, isn't it?" And i'm standing...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 18
    I don't like goodbyes no one likes goodbye's But sometimes goodbyes can be good Still very hard but good My auntie had a husband that beat her for years she use to sell...
    Dessily Dessily
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    Do you have this on your mind? That you don't deserve happiness, That everyone deserves someone better than you, How to deal with this?how to get my self confidence back?
    Ciflo Ciflo
    18-21, F
    Apr 17
    I've never had a month in my life where we haven't argued over SOMETHING. I've always been a forgetful person and she doesn't really understand that fact that I can't help that...
    janeybear janeybear
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    It's not the people, it's the decision(s) that bother me the most. Now don't get me wrong we all make stupid decisions in this life. That's how we progress right? As we get...
    flibsley flibsley
    31-35, M
    Apr 15
    Dear Beloved EP Friends, I know I will see many of you at R2T, or Exp2 in the near future, so this is not good-bye. But we are experiencing an eviction of sorts—a forced...
    WindSylph WindSylph
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Apr 15
    I can't do it anymore guys. I don't have any friends or family anymore and I've never had a boyfriend. I sit in my room all day after school and stare at the wall while listening...
    classAteam classAteam
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Apr 14
    I've been through a blender, you could say. Age 2, I'm diagnosed with a genetic eye condition that eats away at my vision. Age 6, I'm diagnosed with mild Asperger's Syndrome. Age...
    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
    13-15, T
    6 Responses Apr 14
    Re-posting for people who have not already read this.. I even wrote to EP to confirm this and here is there reply... EP Support replied: Hello, No, we have nothing to do with that...
    Openhonestnudist Openhonestnudist
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 14
    I feel like I have never been mentally here on Earth. Ever since I began to comprehend language and think critically I have never felt like I was meant to be on this Earth. This...
    MillennialStarSon MillennialStarSon
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Apr 14
    To that one person who judged me as if she knew me a lot. I'll never let you walk on my shoes. I'll never let you wear them because it can be too big and overwhelming for you...
    SparkofDecency SparkofDecency
    18-21, F
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    For the last time...I was not drunk. It's a long story, I was on this website that was supposed to be satirical and tried to convince a group of trolls to leave my favorite...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 12
    Fake people are ignorant, irrelevant people in my opinion. I'd rather you being yourself & honest rather than fake as hell and lying to others. I've met way to many fake people in...
    jaydamarie15 jaydamarie15
    13-15, F
    5 Responses Apr 12
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    SalvationArmy SalvationArmy
    18-21, M
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    thegreatmango thegreatmango
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 12
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 12
    I even should speak from the past. I have been many years ago in a marriage and I am divorced since 15 years now. But I´ve seen that there was nothing normal in my marriage...
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Apr 12
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    mynewlife2016 mynewlife2016
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 11
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    hatemom12 hatemom12
    16-17, F
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    cutifyedz cutifyedz
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    SladeBolinLeaderofEp SladeBolinLeaderofEp
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    WindSylph WindSylph
    46-50, F
    5 Responses Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up) Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 10
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    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 10
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up) Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 10
    An open letter to ExperienceProject team; The day I received an email with a subject "Until We Meet Again", I had a fuzzy feeling but doubting that it's bad. Until I read it, and...
    Beliebingxx Beliebingxx
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Apr 10
    I hate those words. Stems from my Grandfather walking out the door with "Goodbye" , I never saw him again as he died later that day. I must have said "I love you" or something...
    junedrops junedrops
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 9
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    nightchill nightchill
    22-25, M
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    ganyoji ganyoji
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Apr 8
    Thinking about this makes me think of all the dumb choices I made last year and how I never thought anything through. Now... a year later im such a wiser person and make way better...
    geeeonuh geeeonuh
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    flibsley flibsley
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 7
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 6
    I dont want this to be the end but seeing as on the 15th this site will be no more and ill be on holiday till the 19th this may well be the last time I speak to you guys... I've...
    pollypatterson19 pollypatterson19
    18-21, F
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    DreamOfAFox DreamOfAFox
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 6
    I was laying in bed and I knew he was coming. I heard the floor creak as he once again snuck into my room. I sat up and glared at him. "what do you want now?" he smiled. "I want to...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Apr 6
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    lonelhusband001 lonelhusband001
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