I Go Out of My Way For People

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 442 People

    I Try!

    I really try to do my best for people. Last night i didn't even fall asleep for a second until after 8 am... so i guess that would be morning not night haha. i kept waking every 30 min or so. But when  my friend called at 11 something i answered right away. She was running...
    Tacit Tacit
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 1, 2008

    Wandering On the Beach By Moonlight...

     ...scanning the dunes for signs of a run down 'shack' where my friends had apparently run away to. I drove 15 kilometres, spent 20 dollars and ended up alone on the beach.  It was surreal -  cold sand between my toes, moonlight showing pounding king-tide surf...
    Maul Maul
    18-21, M
    1 Response Mar 3, 2009

    I Like to Give

    For me, giving to others is actually selfish because it makes me feel good. Whether its time, a thoughtful gesture, even a smile...I tend to go out of my way to try and make someone else's day a little brighter. I am a 'giver' in the truest respect...or at least, I try to be...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Aug 14, 2008

    This Is Who I Am

    Recently, while chatting with a couple of friends I realized that as much as I talk about making changes, not putting myself in positions of vulnerability, situations where I can be hurt, not giving until it hurts, allowing myself to be taken for granted or taken advantage of...
    rollingwithhusky rollingwithhusky
    46-50, F
    1 Response Aug 24, 2010

    One Of Those People

    I am one of those people, that litterally will walk across the country for you. A more silly example a friend online yelled at me to make him waffles, i litterally rode my bike 8 miles to his house, and made waffles... he didn't even eat them! that bastard... I usually don't...
    LonelyPandaBear LonelyPandaBear
    18-21, M
    1 Response Feb 3, 2011

    I Alway Do, Bad Habbit Some...

    I alway do, bad habbit sometimes, people take advantage. But that's who I am, I do it naturally. I alway put the needs of my family and friends first.
    Friendlybabe Friendlybabe
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 30, 2008

    Have Always Given An Extra Mile

    In my life, I have always done more than others have for other people. My current issue is that it turns me into a rug for others to walk on. I mean, with my son's father, he changes his schedule for work and automatically assumes that everyone is going to bow down kowtow to his...
    jadedchick16 jadedchick16
    31-35, F
    2 Responses May 16, 2008

    Even to People Who Don't Desrve It

    I always go out of my way to give people things to make them happy and satifyed, even when people hurt me and would probally never do the same for me I do it anyways cause I would love for someone to be that way to me.
    sleepingangel sleepingangel
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 30, 2009


    about a year and a half ago, a girl that used to work for me needed a place for her & her boyfriend to live. i was unemployed, in school, & living in a 2 bedroom with my daughter & her dad. we took them into our home, shared our food with them, GAVE them a vehicle...
    thirty30 thirty30
    31-35, F
    May 25, 2008

    I Cant Say No

    i cant say no to anyone and people take advantag of that .
    jangolz jangolz
    22-25, F
    Apr 6, 2008

    I'm the One

    who opens doors for people, will let you get ahead of me in line if you have less items than me, carry your tray to the table for you because I know it's heavy, will loan you money for lunch, will push all the scattered shopping carts back to the corral so people have a place to...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jun 20, 2008


    I always go out of my way to do things for people I think are my friends (shut up, I am NOT a nice person, MLEH!) and always end up getting figuratively shot in the ***. Yet I keep doing it, for person after person, and getting **** on (again, figuratively) every time. My...
    DeadOfDecember DeadOfDecember
    22-25, F
    Nov 15, 2010
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