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I Fear The Future

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 33 People

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    In spite of the global problemsthat overshadow our generationand probably the generationsto come, there is a frighteninglack of will to deal with them.We live as if the fancy fairwill last forever, as if progressis the only track humanityhas ever been walking.History dispels...
    moreandless moreandless 56-60, M 1 Response Jan 20, 2012

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    I work so hard for a scholarship.

    . I'm afraid I won't get one.. I'm in ROTC, Tsa, honors classes and ap classes... But my grades are not as good as everyone else.. I have all as and a few bs.. And one c... I android my dyslexia will keep me from getting a scholarship...
    xgabbersx xgabbersx 18-21, F Jan 28

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    I'm So Afraid..

    I'm a 19 year old girl. My mom raised me up single handedly and has been the support system in my life. My mom and dad lived separately, my only memory of him was when I was about 5, I saw them quarreling, and then he shove her aside and left the house. I thought to myself, 'I'll...
    SoPetrified SoPetrified 18-21, F Oct 19, 2012

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    My life and future is field with darkness, bad luck, horrible stuff accruing. My future and destiny is clear I will be by myself. I've been betrayed, I've been left behind. You can...
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    Since I was little I dream about future moments of my life which last about 20-40 seconds. Because I've got insomnia I wake up allot at night. So I remember much of those dreams...
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    Placido Domingo is of course first and foremost a singer who has made his mark as one of the greatest artists of the last 50 years. He is known by audiences, young and old alike...
    edr567 edr567 26-30, M Sep 17

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    Hi... This is not easy... :/ Well... I have fear of bonding/going for a relationship. I'm kind of the forever doubting type of person... It's not hard to know were it came from...
    Paeka Paeka 18-21, F Sep 21

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    My love used to ring the bell three times when he came to see me. Ring Ring, Ring. 21 years ago, I wrote: Why aren’t you bringing me poems anymore?? Why am I stuck on the...
    Soossie Soossie 51-55, F 3 Responses Sep 2

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    I suffer from Pteronarcophobia (Fear of Flies) In fact, I suffer a fear of most flying insects. However, flies and wasps are by far the worst. When I was a child, I caught a scene...
    Foreigntraveller Foreigntraveller 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 10

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    I've been very emotional lately. Crying on whim and a little more sensitive than usual. I feel this thick fear surrounding me, almost as if it's embracing me, engulfing me and...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 14

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    Fears, Fears, Fears #1. Thunderstorms. I dislike thunderstorms with a passion. I'm afraid of them. The lightning doesn't scare me as much as the thunder does. I dislike the noise...
    Samaccino Samaccino 16-17, F Sep 16

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    When you have seen his ugly face so many times you just look at it and become more curious than anything. I don't fear nor hate death as it is merely the outcome of all things in...
    jwolf09 jwolf09 22-25, M Sep 7

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    I like to think of myself as a person that's not afraid of anything. And physically that is true, I'm always up for a challenge. I have no phobias. Snakes would be the closest, but...
    nipplelover43 nipplelover43 36-40, M 3 Responses Sep 7

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    I don't know when it started, but for as long as I can remember the rush of fear is absolutely irresistible to me. That being said, horror films are a must in my life. I love...
    DacianaNorte DacianaNorte 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 15

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    When I think of the future of our society, I think about equality. But how we are obtaining it scares me a bit. We are becoming even more selfish than we used to be. We care more...
    Bonnmoqito Bonnmoqito 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Dear Future Husband, I don't know your name. I have no idea what you look like. You may be a janitor or you could be a successful doctor...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 11 hrs ago

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    I just wanted to live one day without fear and that'll be enough... - Pills - Booze - Oblivion (Trying to get into a fight, hopefully someone will knock me out cold) - Cars (I'll...
    GrumpyMe GrumpyMe 22-25, F Sep 2

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    I don't fear death as we are all going to die. Example getting on a plane most people are saying I hope we don't crash or the engine fails. I hope for those things. I'm weird I...
    supergirl01 supergirl01 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 5

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    I was in an accident a year ago. It was after a torrential rain story, my breaks locked, and I couldn't stop in time so I slid forward into the car in front of me. Ever since...
    kep1218 kep1218 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 9

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    We just don't fear death that's why they fear us so much, dying in battle is honourable. ps: To the person who feels a strong need to correct the spelling of the word...
    RagnarLodbrok RagnarLodbrok 41-45, M Sep 11

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    I feel so depressed, i haven't felt like this in my life. There is pain, depression, fear of losing everything i have earned in past 2 years.. my life, love everything.I don't know...
    elex003 elex003 22-25, M Sep 16

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    If you think bed bugs are harsh enough, your new worst fear has been confirmed. I spent the last 5 years experimenting genetic modifications, and discovered something way more...
    ZADoubleMesser ZADoubleMesser 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 19

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    My fear is my teeth my falling out I don't have enough calcium in my body and I always have nightmares of my teeth falling out . They're not perfect but that's just one of my fears...
    HisEmmy HisEmmy 13-15, F Sep 19

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    I am genophobic and gynophobic... There it's true such an odd combination in fact the worst combination of fears I feel anyway. Well I'm xenophobic in general anyway. But there you...
    HelterSkelter1 HelterSkelter1 22-25, M Sep 20

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    The other day me and my partner were victims of a home invasion.. So afraid we listened to the directions given and meet called the cops.. We left the house for a few days to kind...
    young4orce young4orce 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I have read the messages again and again, is there something I would have said differently? Hell no! Is there something I could have done? Unfortunately no. Is there something I...
    charlieedwards charlieedwards 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    I don't fear death because I believe it's and end to ones journey and a new beginning of a new journey. Sounds corny but it's what's I believe. Also if death is smiling at you, all...
    kickthewall kickthewall 26-30, M 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    Yes. I agree with this statement. We have the ability to plan and change the future but not the past.
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 4

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    Dear 18 year-old Jasmin, I hope that you've gotten your poo together 'cause if you still haven't, try harder. As of this time, your still awake pass your bedtime but it's okay...
    imjustateenager imjustateenager 13-15, F Sep 5

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    I was born on January 24, 1977 and am a male. I have dreamed the future I now realize all my life. Only the past three years have the dreams been coming to reality. I always...
    daniel4215 daniel4215 36-40, M Sep 5

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    The time is now! No time to waste! A better future shall come--I'll make sure of it 💪👊
    KristianNathan KristianNathan 26-30, M 2 Responses Sep 7

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    the future this i dont know in a couple of years will my thirties be different my guess is no i try so hard to think but my mind is in a rut i cant get my mind off my problems...
    bvincencc86 bvincencc86 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 8

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    At sunset, with the air - guns silent, I climbed up and stood in my future kichen. It was a moment. From paper designs to an actual floor ... i am amazed. We have 60 feet more...
    MaskedRascal MaskedRascal 36-40, M Sep 9

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    I'm terrified of the future. I feel as if my boyfriend will resent me and I'll be a terrible mother. I have no idea how I'll pay for college and keep up with all the work. I love...
    noavailablenames noavailablenames 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 10

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    I am finding it hard to get over a narcissist and hard to believe that my ex actually was even though all the signs are there... I have to still have contact because we have...
    wwlsh wwlsh 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 11

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    It doesn't happen as much as it used to. But, I will dream about being in a particular place, feeling a certain emotion or hearing a certain sound, and then days, weeks, or even...
    thecatholicbookworm thecatholicbookworm 26-30, F Sep 11

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    Oh my beloved future husband. Where art thou? :| I wonder what you are doing right now. Wether you have a girlfriend or not. What kind of person you are, what kind of things you...
    Angelina1992 Angelina1992 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 16

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    So I have to search for a new job, my yearly cancer check didn't turned out like I hoped to, being on my own feet for a long time. My christmas vacation went up in smoke.. Hope...
    Kirsebaera Kirsebaera 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 18

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    i wish i could right all the wrongs of my past and i'm not sure if i can really change my future but i can stop the past from repeating itself in the present
    trailsonrails trailsonrails 51-55, M 1 Response Sep 18

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    I have concluded that yesterday is past, but I get to decide what my future will be like. This is not a cliche. I will set my path toward my goals. I'm 17 and will graduate next...
    TaysteeHan1 TaysteeHan1 16-17, F Sep 21

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    I don't know how the past could be the present or future... That would be like a baby being unborn in its mom and the mom being a baby and be unborn in her mom.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    More like terrified... Ever since I was young I've had such a clear image of what my future will be like but the closer and closer I get to the age where I can go and do those...
    ImagineTheMelody ImagineTheMelody 13-15, F 8 Responses 4 days ago

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    There is so much despair and depression in the world. I want to help others create a future that excites them and moves them toward the life that they desire.
    CoachAndrew CoachAndrew 36-40, M 4 days ago

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    iwant to create into my mind to create my own future for my family and my self
    Xenzier Xenzier 18-21 2 days ago

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    Good or evil they both have the same thing in common.. Which is fear of death, but I'm a Neutral person I accept death
    nixgreat nixgreat 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 1

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