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I Failed - I Failed - I Succeeded

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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...
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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 :(
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    I failed an exam today... :( Shmuckz...
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    I failed at life. I did. I dint get into med school and it was my most precious dream... i worked so hard... people look at me like i am the biggest failure on earth like i dont...
    docinha docinha 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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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 Sep 10

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    OMG! I DID HORRIBLE!!!!!!!!!!! XD
    2Tegs4U 2Tegs4U 13-15, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Pretty badly. I'm such a terrible person.
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    I was too clever and ALWAYS managed to avoid this fate whether my grades were good or not. I even hid that I was in serious danger of failing a year once. Where I live (Chile) a...
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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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    Verasayshi Verasayshi 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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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...
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