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I Finally Cut the Apron Strings

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    RUNNING At 26

    My daughter of 26 finally did it to me again for the umpteenth time.....walked out of my life telling me that she was sorry for letting me down and sobbing hysterically because she didn't want to go back to where she was staying at , at 4:30 in the morning after all night...
    TacoTuesday TacoTuesday 56-60, M 2 Responses Nov 1, 2007

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    Unable to Cut Apron Strings.

    My wife is unable to let her boys go. She lost her husband 13 years ago. she thinks that if she lets her boys grow up she will loose them. Her oldest is now 25 and his brother 21. Both have been in and out of prison and refuse to grow up. neither one has a job or even looking to...
    mrhrdwr mrhrdwr 51-55 2 Responses Aug 16, 2009

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    Daughter Leaving Home

    My ex-husband and I have been divorced for 15 years. I live in Indiana and he lives in Texas. Our son is 22 and our daughter just turned 18. I raised our kids by myself with very little help from him. He did, however, keep in contact with them regularly..almost daily phone...
    IndianaNurse IndianaNurse 41-45 2 Responses May 14, 2011

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    Never Had Too As They Were Never There

    we did thing for each other out of love and respect for each other but i guessit was very different for most we were married at 13 and we made almost as much as her mother did we paid 1/3 the housing cost we worked full time we went to school full time stillhad GPAs of 3.95 plus...
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Oct 3, 2011

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    I'm Taking a Stand Against My Children!

    My son, who's, in job corps, has been sending me emails about how BAD it is there for him and asking that he leave.  I gave in the first time and fortunately he hadn't read the messages and I sent another one telling him to stick it out.  He responded with more of the...
    Comprehensive2 Comprehensive2 31-35 2 Responses Sep 8, 2007

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    I would love to cut your hair...no strings attached...nothing sexual....nothing kinky...just love cutting hair and would like to chat! Message me and we can talk💇
    BigE47 BigE47 46-50, M 22 hrs ago

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    Pssh, I am the chef in the house. No one rocks a bright coloured flower patterned apron better than me...*covers face* that was my mother's though...
    MrRuth MrRuth 16-17, M 5 days ago

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    The white lines were finally faded. The lines weren't hurting. The cuts healed... And then you come up and say those things.. Literally opening up old wounds. I cut deeper than...
    LoverOfAllSouls LoverOfAllSouls 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    thats all i own. string bikini, thongs and g strings. so much comfort.
    razgrizizzy razgrizizzy 22-25, M Mar 7

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    Am so in love with g strings 😍 I actually can't accept anything but gs on a girl 😳
    Hussam1980 Hussam1980 31-35, M Mar 2

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    Plz don't ask me to stop cutting because I won't I finally got a scar yay it's not on my wrist though it's more up on my arm I finally have a battle scar
    butterflybaby123 butterflybaby123 13-15 13 hrs ago

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    Yes I am a cutter but I'm not proud of it at all. in fact I do my best to pretend like they aren't there. I have old ones on my left arm but new and old ones on both of my thighs...
    easterbaby88 easterbaby88 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 12

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    I finally tell them and they dont believe it I show them proof they still dont and they block me over it...hes always gonna get what he wants and say what he wants to me and they...
    lostbrokeheart lostbrokeheart 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Tbh lol finally ready didn't think I was before now I am
    FerrarixD FerrarixD 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 13

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    Hello everyone, I had tried everything in the book to lose weight. I finally started to lose my weight by taking this all natural detox tea. This is the bomb, I have lost 22 ponds...
    ninatown1234 ninatown1234 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 13

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    How Kids See It  I was driving with my three young children one warm summer evening when a woman in the convertible ahead of us stood up and waved. She was stark naked! As I...
    ZolaJam ZolaJam 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 20

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    Bought myself some new razors tonight... I'll finally feel that rush again... That release... It's what I've been craving for so long
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 20

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    A boy had reached four without giving up the habit of sucking his thumb, though his mother had tried everything from bribery to reasoning to painting it with lemon juice to...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    So yeah, me first experience on this site. I am one hell of a insecure girl. It started when I was 12, I had alot of friends but still alot of people called me a pig, or just fat...
    iwannarun iwannarun 16-17, F Mar 9

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    I have recently stopped caring. I used to cut because I just could not handle what was going on in my life. I used to cut because I would hurt so bad that I didn't know how else to...
    lowellwolf lowellwolf 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 13

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    Hideously cute?... Is an oxymoron... Hideous (as in ugly or disgusting to look at) Cute (as in pretty, handsome, easy on the eyes to look at) I'm pretty sure that people know if...
    A1m1A A1m1A 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 14

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    I have been clean for about 7 months. Ive had this missing cutting feeling for the whole time but like the past couple weeks I've been like CRAVING IT. Like my body's GONNA die...
    jess965 jess965 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 15

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    Hiya, my name is Shaun. I am 13 years old and living in Torrance, California. My life is very complicated, but it's really good, for me, I guess? At school, I get called gay and...
    DearShaun DearShaun 13-15, M 2 Responses Mar 16

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    right now i just wanna cut till i have cuts all over my body. no one cares about me so that's why i continue to cut. i look around and see all these people who have support from...
    waithe336 waithe336 16-17, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Cut the bull and be true to yourself! Cut the cow that makes u lie about reality! Cut the sheep that makes u think others care! And..cut the mouse that ruins your day because you...
    Shewolfiie69 Shewolfiie69 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 8

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    I was caught cutting and had no option but to stop. I'm 41 days clean and I am so triggered. I'm going insane, I really need to cut. I just don't know where. I can't cut on my...
    smgasf smgasf 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 8

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    I don't even have to think about it anymore. It's my first instinct to cut and when I cut it's like every problem in the world is gone. Then the high is over so I cut more and more...
    AlreadyGone0216 AlreadyGone0216 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 9

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    I lost my true love. I cut every night knowing she will never be there for me again. knowing that she i will never be her 'little beastie' ever again. i cut my wrist. i cut my...
    HesSortofCool HesSortofCool 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 9

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    I give you notes of what to do but you don't... I think I know why I selfishly ask you to kiss the marks on my wrist but... They aren't really there are they? They're cheep...
    LoverOfAllSouls LoverOfAllSouls 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    Before I had a cute little kitty to live with me, I had more sanity. As the years go by, I find myself making up little songs that sing about twitchy-tailed kittens, tickling cute...
    MeTheMightyMe MeTheMightyMe 26-30, M Mar 12

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    My stomach is covered in red lines My hands sliced and diced My wrist "scraped" and "clawed" My thighs riddled with cuts And I wish I good feel better That you could heal me That...
    LoverOfAllSouls LoverOfAllSouls 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 12

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    I used to cut all the time. My boyfriend calls me stupid for it even though it was before I even knew him. He likes to judge my past though. He's a tattoo artist so now I have a...
    marinadelmonroe marinadelmonroe 18-21, F Mar 14

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    I want a cute boyfriend who will love me for who I am. I want a cute guy who will hold me in his arms and kiss me. I want a boyfriend who will respect me, not lie to me or cheat on...
    freckles45 freckles45 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 14

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    Noi Noi Noi.. It's not moi type of thing.. Well I have cut ants and cockroaches.. And believe me it wasn't really a cool view... ??... Cutting doesn't make sense.. How can...
    PedalEve60 PedalEve60 16-17, M Mar 17

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    I've cut myself before, I know that some of you think that I'm sick and there's something wrong with me, but it's just the way I am. It's like how some people can't help being gay...
    wolfgirl202 wolfgirl202 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    When people ask me have you ever done drug i say yes cause in a way cutting is my drug.....every time i cut i feel free...everything is quiet....no more screaming....no more people...
    SweetAngelFrostPup SweetAngelFrostPup 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 21

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    I haven't cut in a year and a half. My scars are massive and they'll never go away. I wish they would. At the time I was cutting I didn't care about the scars it would leave. I...
    Lemons2000 Lemons2000 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    How Many blood do u losse on a single cut? How Many cuts do u need to feel something? How Many cuts do u need with a sharpless knife? I was wondering that while the machine...
    Mysorrow Mysorrow 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    I'm battling severe deppression. I have been attending regular meetings with my college counselor but I don't find it helpful. I started attending these meetings when my friends...
    bgman123 bgman123 18-21, M 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    When my mom passed away a couple months ago, I decided to cut off my hair in honor of her, as it is traditional in my culture. (American Indian) It was scary because I've had long...
    sinsoftheflesh sinsoftheflesh 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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