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I Feel As Though I Am Taken For Granted

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    I Am So Glad to Find You Because Lately I Am Feeling Very Taken For Granted Too.

    Maybe I have been too kind and accommodating- I think some of that is about to stop TODAY because it is simply not working for me.  After trading tickets from matinee to evening to suit my friend's split-second schedule, she said she couldn't make it to meet me at the...
    IrisElizabeth IrisElizabeth 56-60, F 2 Responses Nov 20, 2007

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    Very Much So.....

    I write about this a lot in my stories but my personality is to blame. I am kind, thoughtful, sensitive and get described as sweet. I am also quite shy and not good at standing up for myself. Lately, my 18 year old sister attempted suicide. My parents are in absolute denial over...
    Jenni855 Jenni855 26-30, F 1 Response May 7, 2012

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    Grr

    I have certain friends that I was friends with and I loved them but they just left. They never talked to me again. Also, every Christmas I made HANDMADE painstakingly painful gifts for all my youth group. There were at least 10 gifts each year. I got thank yous and hugs, but...
    SavedByGrace14 SavedByGrace14 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 3, 2007

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    Taken For Granted

    I like helping out other and I'm very thankful for what they do for me. Let me explain my situation I came out of the hospital two months ago (mental issues) and I've been staying with my cousin who recently separated from her husband. We thought that helping each other would...
    lostchild lostchild 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 2, 2007

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    My Husband

    My husband takes me for granted. I pay all the bills. I buy everything for the house. I pay for his phone. He gets everything he asks for. Even though I go lacking for clothes and the things I need because i can't afford to do anything after the bills. He always talks about how...
    goldie25 goldie25 31-35, F 17 Responses Dec 4, 2007

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    Grad School

    I finished my Master's degree with a 3.9 GPA yesterday and strangers were more excited than my own family. If it were my brother finishing his law degree my parents would be ecstatic...but who cares about a little 'ole Masters?
    Danlyn Danlyn 21-25, F 3 Responses Dec 22, 2007

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    sameboat sameboat 36-40 Aug 25, 2009

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    Taken For Granted

    Taken for granted,Sure I was,That last job,Squeezed blood,Out of a stone,Me the slave,Did all the work,Now, I'm gone,Wonder who does it?
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Jan 22, 2012

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    Makes Me Mad!

    I think it's horrible how some people take you for granted, you won't always be here!! Grrr....they make me furious when they think they can take me for granted. I then have to show them that they shouldn't. No threats involved of course :)
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 11, 2007

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    What Would Yall Do

    It is not so much that I do not know what to do, I want confirmation for what I will do.   Been with my wife for almost 12 years, married for 5 years. Within the first year, she had an affair with a young homeless man I took in helped to get back on his feet. I guess he...
    boss21519 boss21519 31-35, M Apr 1, 2013

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    If there's one thing I hate more than anything it's being taken for granted, now anyone who knows me knows that I'm a naturally nice guy and that I hardly ever get angry unless...
    xxSTEVE7xx xxSTEVE7xx 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    My best friend always hangs out in my house. He even brought a girl & make a ****** mess in my bed. He always successfully convinces me to use my house for all the studies we do...
    absinthe79 absinthe79 22-25, M Jan 10

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    I tell you I love you and I wake up every morning to be there for you and the only reason I don't kill myself is to keep you alive, but you don't help me, you just ignore me when I...
    brownzugar brownzugar 16-17, M Jan 3

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    When someone really loves you, there shouldn't be any confusion or uncertainty. You shouldn't be wondering at 3 o'clock in the morning whether or not they love you. You shouldn't...
    TheAlbinoGirl TheAlbinoGirl 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm going to start off with some quotes and then talk about my experiences and what i've seen!No matter how much they care about you doesnt give you the right or mean you can ...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 14

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    I never would... I've been taken for granted by people who told me they cared... I would never want someone to feel the hurt I did. slw
    submissivelittlewoman submissivelittlewoman 41-45, F Jan 22

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    You’re lucky! So don’t take it for granted…You’re alive! There’s so many people right at this minute that are dying wishing they had more time and...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Jan 14

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    I can only imagine what being happy...being secure...being worthy...or just...being feels like.I see so many people, hear their ungrateful complaints and I just cringe. It angers...
    irreelevance irreelevance 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 15

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    lately I've been trying to make everyone around me to be more grateful. So I can continue to take things less for granted myself by surrounding myself with those same type of...
    flamedvelvet flamedvelvet 18-21, F Jan 15

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    People who are in good relationships take each others for granted. They don't know how lucky they are. Love is almost always not mutual. Funny considering how many people there...
    Myalee Myalee 41-45, F Jan 16

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    There are many people, in the world, that take having children for granted. Some people work and work and still have no biological children. I have experience with fosters and step...
    lifelifeishard lifelifeishard 46-50, M Jan 18

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    I am a single mom... the kids' dad left us when they were toddlers... for a party life. We have been doing it on our own for 15 yrs. My dad and mom used to help me but they both...
    Howtobeme Howtobeme 51-55, F Jan 22

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    I feel so nervous going for interviews and I have two pretty big ones coming up. They're my way into uni to do child nursing and they're all I can think about. I'm stressing so...
    pygmypuff pygmypuff 18-21, F Jan 21

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    been 30 years now.. still a virgin. still dreaming i will get a girl where i can spend time, go to movies, sit at a shore, talk, walk, long drives, care her and make her smile... i...
    vinred vinred 31-35, M Jan 8

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    Alexander6935esh5 Alexander6935esh5 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 13

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    I never doubted your love at all but you didn't respect my feelings and that's what hurts the most. I don't want to be taken for granted anymore.. Do whatever you feel like.. be...
    AwesomeAlert AwesomeAlert 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 3

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    What is Addiction? It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned -- and all through this long century of waging war on drugs, we have been told a story about addiction...
    Ferric67 Ferric67 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 22

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    I'm 38 year old man who has never been in a relationship and I feel like my life has passed me by, and I didn't even get the chance to participate in it. Until recently, I was...
    spyder3311 spyder3311 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 12

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    No more bike for the coming few weeks... Thanks to a silly little dislocated shoulder... Among all the fall and crashes that I had, this one is by so far, the stupidest one.. I...
    h4n5dj22 h4n5dj22 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 5

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    I'm engaged and things r great but I worry if it will be a happy marriage ...since obviously everyone who ever married thought they would be happy but divorce rate is so high. I...
    Mizpoppy Mizpoppy 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I want to take you for granted..
    s0undgarden s0undgarden 16-17, M Jan 1

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    Daniel6814zmz2 Daniel6814zmz2 31-35, M Jan 5

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    The one thing that make me want to go on (and on and on) is that there's actually kindhearted people in this world. Personally I have met few - if any - pure evil persons - yet I...
    Nakedness8 Nakedness8 41-45, M Jan 7

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    Don't take a good woman for granted. someday someone will come along and appreciate what you didn't.
    mistressmegan001 mistressmegan001 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 10

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    Aiden3693znb4 Aiden3693znb4 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 13

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    I have been very lucky in this life of mine. Or is that even true? My world always appears so full of light. The outer rims of my soul like burning torches of fire in the night...
    Loverofpeace Loverofpeace 36-40, F 10 Responses Jan 13

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    Anthonick826k7ka4 Anthonick826k7ka4 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    Captivating and alluring images are made in the course of a boudoir photography session. Women of all ages typically choose such a glamor portrait session as a customizedThe...
    Nathan3691sfs9 Nathan3691sfs9 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    You're on my mind all the time. Just a constant thought, a feeling, a memory.... Usually thinking of you makes a smile spread across my face, sometimes even a blush.... But there...
    Oso41412 Oso41412 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    I have an urgent need to forgive myself for something I did in high school. For years I've been very harsh with myself about this mistake and I've been telling myself that what I...
    NamelessNomad NamelessNomad 22-25, F Jan 20

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    Have to get this out there! I have finally found my kink! ;p So, new gf is very posh, anything oral is forbidden, dirty even! This drives me insane! Not the refusal, the thought...
    EternallyProjecting EternallyProjecting 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 3

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    Ok so basically theres this girl in my class. She doesnt have many friends and if she does, they sometimes make fun of her in a mean way and they dont really involve her in things...
    alliixxxx alliixxxx 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 21

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