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I Forgive You

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    Well, I'm Working On It, Atleast.....

    Mom, I'm trying to forgive you for not knowing where I was, when I should have been found. I was literally down the street being molested on a daily basis. Too young at the time to know that it was wrong. YOU should've known. YOU should've known where I was. I was only 6 years...
    notjustamom30 notjustamom30 31-35, F Jun 2, 2010

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    This Took Years For Me To Do

    A Friend Told Me To Do This, As To Practice Forgiveness Mum, &, Dad You hurt me, you stole my childhood so you could have pleasure. Mum? You chose your dope, over us. Dad? You just couldn't keep it in your pants. The two of you NOT only RUINED my life, but your actions resulted...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 4, 2013

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    Holes In My Heart

    Sometimes you have to forgive someone who doesn't ask for it. And thats what I have to do to move on with my life. I loved a guy once who gave me his whole heart, and to whom i gave my own heart, and then one day he decided it wasn't enough. I spent months of my life trying to...
    RoseDawson RoseDawson 18-21, F Mar 21, 2011

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    Time To Let Go

    Dear, You I have decided to write this Knowing you may never read this. Knowing I need to write this to be able to move forward with my life. What we had wasn't Love I realize it never was. I Forgive you for all the nights I stayed up crying begging God For away out. The nights...
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 15, 2010

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    Time does not heal all wounds.

    ..The key is to gain closure by starting a dialog with those who have wronged you in the past, accepting that not everyone is at the same level or are ready to gain clarity in life, they could still be blind to their actions and behavior...But know there are consequences of...
    TabbyBD TabbyBD 70+, F 2 Responses Sep 9, 2014

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    Takes Lots Of Guts To Do So

    Its quit more easy than just saying when you are in good mood and you have lost nothing but when you really loose a big part of your life, because of others fault and you are the one who pays for it, even though you were innocent and there was no fault of yours, at such moments...
    simplydbest simplydbest 22-25, M 7 Responses Oct 16, 2010

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    Lately in Charleston South Carolina a shooting

    in a church killed 9 people, now Im not going to dwell over this but one things the family of the victims did is they forgiven the shooter Dylan Roof and those families inspired me to forgive every single person that has done something to hurt me or something. Mary Styers...
    twistex2015 twistex2015 18-21, M Jun 20

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    That Phonecall

    For two years I was in a relationship with someone who did nothing but try to change me. He never accepted me for who I am. I guess you could say I didn't accept myself either, and thats why I stayed with him for so long. He was telling me the same things I thought about myself...
    RoseDawson RoseDawson 18-21, F Feb 11, 2012

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    Dear Billy,

    You are the man that I want to spend the rest of my life with, you are who I love the most in the world, you are my dream come true, you have stuck with me thru a lot of hard times, you are the only person in this world that I feel like I can count on, and most of all you are...
    imperfectbeauty imperfectbeauty 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 16, 2012

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    For U

    why u do this? i am waiting u every day.. waiting the moment with u.. until u come here and i can stay with u.. u leave me,,,,, its not fair,,, i forgive u,, even when i know u cheat with other girls...
    Rietha Rietha 22-25, F Jul 16, 2013

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    I forgive you completely.

    I hope you find peace
    emmanuel04 emmanuel04 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 6

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    Forgive You

    I hated or disliked a few who have turned their back on me or who have hurt me or said bad things about me.  In all, I don't see it that way anymore.  I may have gotten upset or whatever we may call it but then again, I am a good person and peace it is.  I keep my chin up high...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 22, 2012

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    Yes I Forgive You

    I forgive my ex boyfriend for the liein and cheatin that went on wen i dated him,i can see why he cheated and why he lied bout where he was and who he was with.When i dated one of my exes all he wanted was sex and i wouldnt give it to him so he lied and went out and cheated on me...
    demonicsangel2011 demonicsangel2011 22-25, F Oct 2, 2011

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    I Forgive You!

    I forgive the one's who merrit being forgived. I forgive the one's who hurt me cause of what others said and they have no clue from the right to the false versions.I forgive the one's who wants to be forgived.I am somewhat of a forgiver!
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 13 Responses May 6, 2011

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    I've never got on with my sister even

    as kids. She used to try and bully me then and now she's Married with her kids she still tries. I'm not surprised but it's sad that she hates me do much that she constantly sets out to belittle me. Whether it's my career or my education, or her menopause or her crap marriage...
    Kittyissad Kittyissad 41-45 Apr 24, 2014

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    Any middling can be forgiven

    if not forgotten, if the apology is heartfelt.
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8 41-45, M May 26

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    CleverName94 CleverName94 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 28, 2014

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    There is an ending to everything..Sometimes pleasantsometimes not... this one is turning out ..not.Been in a net relationship since last year with a girl I have found out has been...
    second2015 second2015 26-30, F 4 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    I'm a good listener, I always see the positive , I love sunsets, I always forgive , i see things and feel things other people don't (no I'm not medicated ) love light and peace to...
    computerhoney computerhoney 46-50, F 1 day ago

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    As people, I think we all do things that hurt others. Some things may cause more hurt than other things, but we all do it. There are times where the hurt is unintentional. Things...
    Hannah1100 Hannah1100 13-15, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm a very forgiving person but I do not forget. I forgive people but I don't let them walk over me. Once someone has betrayed me I take a mental note not to trust that person. so...
    EarthLorde EarthLorde 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Forgiveness is the key that unlocks the door of resentment and the handcuffs of hatred. It breaks the chains of bitterness and the shackles of selfishness. ~Corrie ten Bloom
    CurvesandClass CurvesandClass 41-45, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    1) I'm scared of the unforgettable (2) I was born in Tennessee (3) I use to be bullied (4) I tend to see the bright of things and in people (5) I am easily depressed (6) I love...
    pandasky pandasky 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    Like I've mentioned before I was raped by my stepfather when I was 10 years old. While I know without a doubt that what he did was wrong I am still finding a place in my heart to...
    hannahphillips hannahphillips 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I have always believed that forgiveness is very important. I would actually say it is one of the keys to happiness. I am always quick to forgive. Holding onto unforgiveness is...
    tcennoC tcennoC 51-55, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    The first to apologize is the Bravest. The first to forgive is the Strongest. And the first to forget is the Happiest
    Savitadutta Savitadutta 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    in think forgiveness is the only option for finding peace again. I am going to work on it. I don't want to lose my self. I want to become more kind the I ever was.
    Somexyz Somexyz 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    I have forgiven for my own peace. but I just can't seem to forget.
    tammyjo7 tammyjo7 46-50, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I forgave you... Not because you deserve forgiveness, but because I deserve peace.
    SoulScribe SoulScribe 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I believe that there is a difference between forgiveness and trust. Everyone deserves forgiveness, not everyone deserves to be trusted again.
    underlyinghonesty underlyinghonesty 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    My dad treated my family like crap. For years. I forgive him, but I won't forget what he did to us.
    imveryboring imveryboring 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Title: Always seven hours ahead Different times, different feelings, different intentions, We don't want this, we cannot have what we want, why continue this petty dance, just end...
    Ad8m Ad8m 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    Dear all of you - I have decided to write all your letters today in combination of just one. So here it is... Dear America - I have found myself questioning the legality in...
    sambiggie sambiggie 36-40, M 6 days ago

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    I was being nosy and looked up an ex. He has a wedding registry this year. I had a feeling he was getting married or was already married. I don't like this ex. So idky i felt so...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I have recently had my heart broken. Even at my age, I've never experienced a loss like this one. He is consuming my every thought and I hate it. Any suggestions on how to forgive...
    Notsoshyone Notsoshyone 41-45, F 10 Responses Jul 22

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    How strong it has made me. I have gained great strength in asking for forgiveness. Most fell I am weak because I am sincere and humble. Little do they know. I am strong and bold...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 21

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    I know in your eyes, I did the most unimaginable, unforgivable thing. I am human. I did what I did to forget all the hurt, disappointment, and to keep from having horrible...
    purtyinpink17 purtyinpink17 36-40, F Jul 21

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    Hello, I am wondering if anyone has any views and/or experiences concerning forgiving those who are not repentant. Is anyone struggling with this, or found a way to forgive the...
    musicman1965 musicman1965 56-60, M 1 Response Jul 20

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    People want you to forgive but forgiving is really hard. My mother used to abuse me when I was a kid as almost everyday it felt like hell and everyday I lived in fear thinking...
    PetiteChica PetiteChica 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 20

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    Adam - Purpose and History Informing the Angels About Adam Allah the Almighty revealed: And (remember) when your Lord said to the angels: "Verily, I am going to place (mankind...
    hussamis hussamis 36-40, M Jul 17

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    Hello there, I would like to show my sad sad story which is true. My mother has kicked me out for the fourth time and as I write this, I am still kicked out. How does this all...
    MikeTheAngel MikeTheAngel 13-15, M Jul 17

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    Eid-ul-Fitr is a festival that marks the end of the Holy month of Ramadhan. This joyous day is celebrated to give thanks for the blessings of Ramadhan. Muslims attend the...
    Lightofislam Lightofislam 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 16

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