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I Failed - I Failed - I Succeeded

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    Need Motivation To Finish Degree

    I have been in college for 3 years, 6 semesters, about 24 months. I am suppose to graduate in October of next year. But I don't see that happening. You see, I am short of 43 credits. I have 139 credits in total. And I had to repeat a total of 27 credits! Yes i failed those...
    malanieeyra malanieeyra 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 4, 2013

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    Life Is Bad And Good At The Same Time

    So many problems I had to get through it and challenges I had to take it, and whether you win or lose, you'll get the benefits in the end of the road.   lots of my days were black on me , so I have had a harsh experiences; now I've got scars all over my body, but as I...
    adamwillis adamwillis 18-21, M Feb 4, 2010

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    Digging

    There is a catchphrase that goes... "Two steps forward; One step back" If one takes the group's title literally, then it should be... "One step forward; Two steps back". This phrase won't get you anywhere. And most of the times, this is the onset of our failures. When we begin...
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 6, 2012

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    Chance

    Chance as I use it means opportunity to accomplish what you wish. Therefore having the opportunity to write, I do so, as I like and wish to write. By analogy, if you have a chance to do as you please, do so. Do not waste the opportunity.
    lrkun lrkun 26, M 2 Responses Feb 13, 2011

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    You Fail You Try; You Fail You Try Again; You Never, Never, Never Give Up

    It is helpful to look at people who were faced with surmountable disadvantages.When I was born I was a very very sick boy. I was taken from my Mom which many of you know. My one foster parents could not afford to take me to Indianapolis, so instead of the foster parents being...
    MandyzYouthPastor MandyzYouthPastor 46-50, M 1 Response May 24, 2012

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    I failed-i failed- i Succeeded? u b th juj

    I've failed a lot in school, but I perservered . . . At wat pt does perserverance become stupidity? i went thru so many hurdles from the administration that, in spite of my abilities, recommendations, and awards, i almost didn't graduate. i dont think it was a good idea to...
    sunflower101 sunflower101 26-30, F 9 Responses Jul 5, 2010

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    You Live To Fail

    Life is all about failure.  When you fail, you'll be facing many emotional and psychological changes in the self.  It is never easy and sometimes it may cause you to give up what you love.  But failure is what makes you become more mature.  In my own...
    lrkun lrkun 26, M 7 Responses Feb 4, 2010

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    State By State..fail?

    california....win connecticut...FAIL minnesota..win hawaii...FAIL wisconsin..FAIL...for now
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 5, 2010

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    This summer was a failure.. I am in love my my cousin, she is the woman of my dreams.. This summer I was determined to go after her and start a relationship. Instead of doing so, I...
    mateo213 mateo213 18-21, M Aug 20

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    I know this isn't about actual school tests but I just want to share. I tried doing my math test and realized I failed :( I'm super sad now and I don't know what to do about my...
    cotygal123 cotygal123 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 28

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    I failed my CCENT exam today :(
    i4it4t i4it4t 36-40, M Sep 4

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    I failed an exam today... :( Shmuckz...
    gaeainchaos gaeainchaos 22-25, F Sep 4

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    I was in a relationship for about 5 months. She broke up with me over disaplnairy. She even gave me back my ring too . What a good surprise. She told me to leave her, her...
    IsleOFun IsleOFun 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    I messed up my life and everyone yells at me and blames me. I know it's my fault but why can't parents be supportive? Why can't they say 'next time this won't happen' with a smile...
    ki2su ki2su 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    How could this have happened.... I was so close
    uxirusu uxirusu 22-25, M Aug 20

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    I was in a relationship for 3 years and one day I wake up go to work and I get a phone call off her saying that we should split up because she wants kids within the next year or 2...
    Need6pac Need6pac 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 27

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    How do you know when to keep following your heart or to stop and listen to your head? They say “love until it hurts” and “listen to your heart, it’s never wrong.” But is...
    hanna135 hanna135 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 2

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    The clawing at my heart...the marks it left. The succubi, the banshee, the shedevil. I am changed. I won't fear hell in love anymore. I am too scabbed over and jaded for that
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 3

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    What has happened while I was away? Where are all the caring, nurturing, submissive, obedient women?
    RagnarLodbrok RagnarLodbrok 41-45, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    OMG! I DID HORRIBLE!!!!!!!!!!! XD
    2Tegs4U 2Tegs4U 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I decided to go back home after 7years in KSA i set up a project but icanot afford it any more because of too much life expenses i face with my two children . Plus the school...
    maroshka maroshka 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    I have often thought about the meaning of life, and have not really found any. First, let me apologize for any seemingly-snobbish moments, my intention is to reach out to...
    puppychair123 puppychair123 18-21, M 12 mins ago

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    we are married for last 20 yrs. my wife has superiority complex and i am an introvert. she enjoys insulting me in front of my children and relatives, she is a good orator and don...
    abren abren 51-55, M 5 Responses Aug 18

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    I know what you're going through and I'm so sorry that you are. When I read this group and the postings in it, I cried the entire time because your experiences are eerily close to...
    smgreen1703 smgreen1703 22-25, F Aug 24

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    I am tired. There is nothing to look forward to. I have succeeded at a great deal of goals but the really important ones I have failed at. I am tired
    pja922 pja922 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    It's been four years since I tried to kill myself. I may not have succeeded but it changed my life all the same. I have an anxiety problem that's exacerbated by my aversion to...
    granad granad 26-30, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'm planning to, with a friend in another country. I'm tired of cutting myself, it gets really boring. I love the pain but not the scars... I tried once when I was 12, but I...
    Verasayshi Verasayshi 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Very interesting stuff y'all. Mind Blowing!!!!! Have a history teacher explain this if they can. Abraham Lincoln was elected to Congress in 1846. John F. Kennedy was elected to...
    vickieprince vickieprince 51-55, F 10 Responses a week ago

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    I dropped out of high school. Now im all over the place i wish i never did it but i just couldnt do it anymore. I gave up so quick i didnt care but, now that school started for...
    tatianax3 tatianax3 16-17, F 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    What is going on nothing is working in this life..... Not even my mind and there are strong reasons to think like that this is not a baseless depression or negativity.my one...
    vivekvardhan vivekvardhan 31-35, M 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    I miss rainfalls in my hometown. I love the prelude; how the clouds got thicker and darker moving slowly covering the blue sky and everything up there, how the wind blew a bit ugly...
    LoneRan9er LoneRan9er 31-35, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    My family, for the last few years, has treated me poorly. Sometimes as a child, I would get treated badly, I was obnoxious and loud, then again, what kid isn't at the age of 10? It...
    worromjw worromjw 22-25, F 16 hrs ago

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    I haven't felt this low in a while. Things ended with a guy I was seeing for 2yrs lastnight, failed my driving test & didn't get the job role I wanted today. I feel like breaking...
    Sels90 Sels90 22-25, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    When I was younger my family thought my mother had bipolar disorder. I grew up in a behavioral mess of bad decisions my mother had continuously made. When I was 8 my mother...
    tswmcgee tswmcgee 26-30, F 11 hrs ago

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    My husband and I are looking into getting back into a CDD lifestyle. We've tried it in the past but never fully committed and failed at it. We have been talking lately about it and...
    HisBabyGirl64 HisBabyGirl64 18-21, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    Feeling just a little down right now. I'm looking back at what I've lived through my live. I've made friends, lost many of them, been stressed out, failed classes, passed classes...
    Wynnieskye Wynnieskye 16-17, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    All that would show is that they created a monster in the generations after them. Which just points that we as people have failed.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 4 hrs ago

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    I found her... She found me. My entire life has been leading up to that one moment. That moment of our lips touching. The moment where all the worries in the world were so far...
    SomeGuy322 SomeGuy322 16-17, M 3 hrs ago

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    I just got a new book called "fluent forever" by Gabriel Wyner. The book is supposed to help me( or anyone else who reads the book) get the proper skills to learn a language. With...
    Mathenderson Mathenderson 18-21, M 3 hrs ago

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    I just wanted to pay a little tribute to a much respected colleague, friend and man that I admired. Hugh Dotherty was an electrician, mechanic and and chief "Mr. Fixit" guy where...
    lanavor22 lanavor22 36-40, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I have an exam in an hour and an half, if I fail I will fail the year. I am so nervous right now that I feel like I can hardly breath. My family is expecting me to pass with good...
    Lily449 Lily449 18-21, F 41 mins ago

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    "I'm absolutely convinced that a riot merely intensifies the fears of the white community while relieving the guilt. And I feel that we must always work with an effective, powerful...
    GiantKaiju GiantKaiju 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 19

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    I am not sure how should I articulate my intimate thoughts and pour the numbing coldness of my heart on a webpage. I am a student from India enrolled in a Doctoral programme. I...
    mimesis25 mimesis25 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    Through my failed marriage, I've concluded that, despite the already recognized different classification of personalities, humans fall into two main person types: Selfless and...
    lovegentle lovegentle 36-40, M 8 Responses Aug 17

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    I failed in A lot of things in my past life . Like not graduating from high school which I'm going back to finish it hopefully . I don't fail . I failed in having friends . They...
    lordeley952 lordeley952 18-21, M Aug 29

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    Lately, most of my weekends are spent at wedding ceremonies. At this very moment, I am at the wedding ceremony of my good friend E. Adjei. My fifth wedding in a row. As they enjoy...
    cedicoin cedicoin 26-30, M Aug 18

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    Go through the reviews on right here so frequented tonight. Couldn't have been much more welcoming and valuable - they even took a table and chairs out because we planned to sit...
    Temple2516ja Temple2516ja 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 19

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    I began feeling symptoms of depression in 6th grade, I don't know what first caused it, but it was there. My marks started to drop, I cried over silly things, and I found myself...
    thattallchick thattallchick 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 20