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I Got Lost On the Way Home

Sometimes the familiar road can be the most troublesome. 55 People

    Got Lost Going Home

    Today was the second time it happens; I was driving home after work a little tired and all of a sudden I looked around me and I have no idea where I was. I turned on the Nav in my car and realized that I was like 5 miles away from where I ...
    tmw1966 tmw1966 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 12, 2009

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    Best Adventure

    My desire for freedom was never respected. I was never been freed from my parents' control. At ten, I got lost in another city. While they were so worried at me, I was so happy with that situation. That was the best adventure in my life. I reached home safe.
    dazzlingeyes dazzlingeyes 18-21, F 3 Responses May 30, 2010

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    It Can Make You Feel Like An Idiot

    I've lived in the same place all my life.  Been all over, know many different ways to get here & there.  But, I have to admit I've taken wrong turns.  One time I headed west instead of east & thought I was losing my mind.  Had to pull over & call...
    darlene darlene 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 16, 2007

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    The Shame

    When I first moved to this town my husband had to go away for three months. I had no job or friends so had to go out exploring on my own. The only thing is all the army house's around here look the same, as do all the estates. So I'm wondering around for ages and I spot it, I...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F Oct 16, 2007

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    I Got Lost On the Way Home

    Many a time, the outbound road is the longer journey. It may be that it takes you to a previously unvisited locale; perhaps you track the arrow of specific purpose, be it for leisure or more tiresomely productive task. Regardless, the path that leads away from home is...
    TheTardyDodo TheTardyDodo 31-35, M 4 Responses Oct 16, 2007

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    This Was Bad!

    I had left work early one day (7 years ago) because I wasn't feeling well. I got on Rte 1 and started home. I was so out of it that I missed my exit but didn't realize it until the road changed. I felt so stupid and probably shouldn't have been driving if I was that out of it. I...
    Aminik Aminik 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 16, 2007

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    Egh... Where Am I???

    I am horrible at directions.  Getting lost is even more embarrassing.  I think I have you all topped with this embarrassing story.  When I was about 13 years old, I was going to meet my friends to go trick or treating.  Well they left without me so I ended up...
    Valentine Valentine 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 13, 2007

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    From The Grocery Store

    I guess I was just lost in thought and wasn't really paying attention. I was thinking there must be a more straightforward way to get home from the grocery store.  I took a street and then another and then realized I had no idea which way to go to get home.   I checked the GPS...
    katnipkitkat katnipkitkat 41-45, F Jul 13, 2012

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    Directions?????

    my sense of direction stinks.  that's the only way to say it.  so, every time i move from one home to another, it takes me forever to learn how to get there and back again.  this last time was the worst, i think, because my apartment complex is fricking hard to...
    SunnyKris SunnyKris 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 17, 2007

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    Road Blocks

    Earlier last week I was driving, trying to get back home from school, only to find that my usual route was blocked off by the cops. Taking another route, then another, I found that they'd blocked those ways off as well. I didn't know what was going on. This is the second time...
    Sinaname Sinaname 26-30 1 Response Aug 1, 2012

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    So Shamefully Often, Actually.

    i seriously think i must have some sort of directional learning disability. i am just unable to remember how to get to and from places. i can see the final destination in my head, but i can never remember the way from here to there. my most shameful getting lost story happened a...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 16, 2007

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    there is no other way to say it i got lost and paid the price im am back after much wondering on if i should. I lost my way and im not ashamed of that the only way to learn and...
    thelycan1986 thelycan1986 26-30, M Jul 6

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    it was amazing cause i have never seen a family of skunks in my whole life! there was four kids and one adult! they were beautiful!
    paige100 paige100 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    Can someone make my journey more interesting please
    wilburforce wilburforce 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 14

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    One of my favorites from one of my favorites. 
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    My brothers gone...sorry if this is long but it's what happend. My names Nevada and I'm 14. I'm the only girl my parents have, I have four older brothers. Declan is 21, Jackson is...
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    Another pool story. A couple of years ago during an unusally hot spring day I went to the pool at the nearby park. Since I was going to change when I got there anyway I just wore...
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    And here I was thinking the guy was a sociopath. No, he's just a narcissist. Like that's supposed to be comforting or something.. Well, here's the story. When we first met, he fell...
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    My mother was a right character. On one occasion my sister and I had incurred the maternal wrath and were lined up for what she deemed the necessary punishment over her knee. After...
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    When I was about 10 years old I went to the water park with one of my friends and her mom. The water park had one of those really tall slides that goes straight down and you kind...
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    Sometimes staying in alone can be the best decision, that way not only do you save money but you save yourself the hassle of trying to find a way home, or bumping into someone you...
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    Aug. 2. In Between. Sometimes, to get from where we are to where we are going, we have to be willing to be in between. One of the hardest parts of recovery is the concept of...
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    Aug. 2. In Between. Sometimes, to get from where we are to where we are going, we have to be willing to be in between. One of the hardest parts of recovery is the concept of...
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    The sight of the strap as the best deterrent. Dad kept his strap in our hall closet so each time we came in and out of home we watched it as we left our shoes or coats there. I...
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    Actually at 13 but idk how to make my own experience so im posting on here. Anyways. I lost my virginity at a party to a guy who was 17 named Dalton. We couldnt do it in the house...
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    Because my life's passing me by. Right now I'm sitting in a library with 15 minutes left for my computer usage at the local library in this town. I've been homeless for about a...
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    Especially lasagne :) it's my all time favourite home cooked meal! Can't beat it.
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