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I Got Rejected From Oxford

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    Finally Found a Guy I Had Feelings For, Engaged In Sex and Got Rejected Coldly...

    left my bf and apartment for a guy that didn't like me back the way i liked him...he seemed perfect for me and i soon had feelings for him. i finally mustered up the guts to tell him and he flat out told me the feelings were def not mutual. i just...left..kinda jogged away from...
    sadsadgirl00 sadsadgirl00 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 7, 2007

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    Ramblings of An Oxford Reject

    Ever since I was about 10 years old I have been infatuated with England and obsessed over grades.  When I was a high school freshman, I decided that I wanted to strive to gain undergraduate admission into Oxbridge since these are the two best universities in the whole...
    WinterRaven WinterRaven 18-21 9 Responses Dec 1, 2008

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    Rejected

    rejected. death of a dream loss of identity i think that pretty much sums it up
    babyk babyk 16-17, F 5 Responses Dec 26, 2006

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    Didn't Get Into Oxford, But I Have Had Six Months Worth Of Harvard Summer School.

    The last "House" i resided in was Leverett, for that eight-weeker, the first one was Stoughton. I took enough ramp courses (Maurice Cranston, Prof.) to qualify to start the Associate Liberal Arts degree at Harvard in their extension department (non-competitive open admissions...
    harvard2 harvard2 61-65, M Nov 30, 2013

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    I Didn't Applied In The Fi...

    I didn't applied in the first place!!x)
    collegeboi collegeboi 16-17, M Dec 30, 2006

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    I Was Rejected By Oxford As Well In 1971.

    I was so badly bullied at home and in school in Grades 7 and 8 that I decided I wanted nothing to do with high school except for attending class, doing homework, and other assignments and reviewing my notes 24/7. I was actually able to skip two years and went from grade 9 to BA...
    harvard2 harvard2 61-65, M Sep 23, 2013

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    I've Never Applied There, ...

    I've never applied there, but if I did, I'd be rejected.
    LadyOfTheRaven LadyOfTheRaven 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2006

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    Sort Of.  I've Been T...

    Sort of.  I've been there and nobody particularly asked me to stay.
    CrystalCat CrystalCat 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2006

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    I Didn't Get Into Oxford, But I Did Get A Caning!

    "Bognor," 5/16" x 32” rattan strong flexible fluid, whippy, good "crack" and a good "fall" with black electrical tape I had wound around the stem just before the crook handle so as to give her a good grip on it and to make it true English school-- I had it shipped over from...
    harvard2 harvard2 61-65, M Nov 30, 2013

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    The Ramblings Of A Reject

    I thought the fact of securing a dream job would make my life, alot better, with the joys` of life etc, but the reverse is the case. I still don`t get the respect I know i derserve from all quarters. I just want to end it all.Move out for starters and put an end to my 75% - 15...
    obiebenson3 obiebenson3 26-30 Oct 13, 2011

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    Spanishgirlinuk Spanishgirlinuk 31-35, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    But you know what? I'm starting to see that it's a million times better than being rejected or accepted for someone you're not. When you are being authentic and get rejected, even...
    FittingUsername FittingUsername 22-25, M 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    It was terrific! The costumes, the enthusiasm, all the wonderful young people.. The acrynom is for Library Anime and Manga Expo. Comic books and all sorts of fictional characters...
    treewhiz treewhiz 56-60, M 1 day ago

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    You know what? Yesterday I saw a letter sent by my undergradauate school asking to donate money for building an attached hospital. The letter also listed every facility they want...
    ExileMyself ExileMyself 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    On 2 separate occasions I've been rejected by a girl I wasn't even trying to ask out. Seriously, am I really that bad?
    Spyro93 Spyro93 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I'm growing emotionally weaker and weaker everyday. I'm starting to give up on life and contemplating on suicide right now, I'm on the edge. Through all my years of high school and...
    emlugo1996 emlugo1996 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    I've been searching for a job for 7 months now, none of them called me back yet. I'm frustrated of course, but I was fine with that since my family was still supportive. Then, last...
    DixonMasterson DixonMasterson 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I am a woman who, even trying different things, has been rejected over and over for my looks, or lack thereof. Beauty may be only skin deep, but if you don't have it, no one cares...
    LonesumnTx LonesumnTx 51-55, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm growing emotionally weaker and weaker everyday. I'm starting to give up on life and contemplating on suicide right now, I'm on the edge. Through all my years of high school and...
    emlugo1996 emlugo1996 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    Vivid memories, live again! My favorite book as a child was titled "Grayling". It was a book about a Fisherman who had gone out to sea, found a distressed baby seal in the storm...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    FOOD FOR THOUGHT & LOST LOVE: Over 27 years ago I met the love of my life. I was visiting Spain with a friend at the time and for two weeks I got to know this beautiful German...
    Clarkkentallday Clarkkentallday 46-50, M 5 days ago

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    people keep flagging my account.... so yeah....
    samsthemannn samsthemannn 22-25, M 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    Ugh it was extremely embarrassing... I'm 20 years old and yesterday was my first time smoking pot. I'm clean of everything else. So It was not only my first time smoking pot, but...
    Maricopa Maricopa 18-21 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Hi! It hasn't been that long :D Anywho, I'm supposed to be doing homework, but you know, procrastination. This may be why I am literally getting 50's% on my tests... Oh well. I...
    PercyJacksonisAWESOME PercyJacksonisAWESOME 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    When I was 17 I would attend weekly church activities. One day though, my step mother told me to stop getting rides from the church leaders. She wanted me to walk home because she...
    Amauna Amauna 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    These are my top three...Enjoy! 1.) 6 Flags Well…I was at 6 Flags in St. Louis, Missouri, in the hurricane area that has really big waves, it’s fun to swim out there and get...
    ForeverOnMyGuard ForeverOnMyGuard 16-17, F a week ago

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    My life is awfull place. But i dont know who to blame to . Myself or others? I was growing up in abusive family. I went to school and i had friends as i was 8 years old. Then my...
    lonely4560 lonely4560 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    Well, not anymore. This is my journey to freedom. (and it can be yours too) Come to me, all who are weary and burdened, and I shall give you rest. I want to say I know what it...
    thisissarah thisissarah 18-21, F Jul 16

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    My sophomore year of high school I ran track and did drill team and dance. I ended up hurting my quad one morning kicking in drill team without stretching, and then when I went to...
    Justventingg Justventingg 18-21, F Jul 16

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    I met him in 2011. He was 23 and fresh out of graduate school. I was 27, divorced with two young kids and a social worker. I should have known he would never, ever marry me. Not...
    LilyQuinn LilyQuinn 31-35, F Jul 15

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    I am 23 years old. I have made $350,000 dollars in the last five years. I have a two and a half year old son. His mother and i have been involved in a very bitter lawsuit for the...
    ihavenoimaginationatall ihavenoimaginationatall 22-25, M Jul 15

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    When I decided to go no contact with my ex (about 2 or 3 months ago), I deleted all his pics and some cheesy images he used to send me, deleted him from my facebook, cleaned up the...
    Blackberries Blackberries 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I come from a broken family. I'm the oldest of three, and my parents got divorced when I was 8 and had just moved to Colorado. My mom got a boyfriend a week before the divorced...
    WanderlustHeights WanderlustHeights 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 14

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    I come from a broken family. I'm the youngest out of 3. My dad was a big time alcoholic still is. My dad has been drinking since forever , he always got violent went to jail once...
    sioma17 sioma17 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 14

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    So me and my friend were at his house and we played a prank on his brother. What we did was we riged up a thing that would dump a bag of ice and turn the hose on at him. It was all...
    jk24jk jk24jk 18-21, M Jul 13

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    The first time I got spanked I remember it like it was yesterday it was by my grandparents when I was 6 This is what happened After school my grandparents picked me up and...
    spankedbadgirl spankedbadgirl 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    A few times but I'm back lol
    lovebustyladies lovebustyladies 41-45, M Jul 13

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    I was a spanked teen alright one day when I was 13 I was sitting in my room complete my hw when my came in the a letter from the school about bad behaviour from me for the last few...
    Snowbird26 Snowbird26 46-50, M 3 Responses Jul 12

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    Banned. 3 times now I think. THEY NEVER TELL YOU WHY D: I cry every time.
    lolilover3 lolilover3 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 12

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    my nana used to keep me and my siblings after school when I was in elementary school and she spanked us if we misbehaved
    hannahlilly13 hannahlilly13 13-15, F Jul 12

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    I was about 12 or 13 years old when i ran away from home, i ran away from home a few times. with my mum being an alcoholic and my friend suggesting it to me it didnt take much for...
    AngelaRose15 AngelaRose15 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    I've suffered from migraines since I was in middle school, I actually don't remember what it feels like not getting them. For years I just thought everyone dealt with pain in their...
    anhonestgirl anhonestgirl 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 8

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