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I Got Rejected From Oxford

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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 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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    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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    HI is anyone is interested in working from home, even part time and it won't interfere with what you are doing and interested in an easy product to sell, let me know.... product...
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    HI is anyone is interested in working from home, even part time and it won't interfere with what you are doing and interested in an easy product to sell, let me know.... product...
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    HI is anyone is interested in working from home, even part time and it won't interfere with what you are doing and interested in an easy product to sell, let me know.... product...
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    To my new friends, Not sure if any of you will find this helpful, but figured I'd just give a play-by-play on how I am handling the situation my DUI. Brief overview: I received a...
    craigp572 craigp572 51-55, M 12 hrs ago

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    Aye Up from Yorkshire anyone fancy a natter?
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    when I was 7 years old I was at a church camp for sunday school kids when we had got all our stuff into the rooms where we would be sleeping the leaders gathers us for at meeting...
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    My boyfriend and I are very much in love. I am from France and he is from Russia. I met him while I was doing my internship in Russia, I am a Russian and translation student. We've...
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    My wife called our local VS and inquired about having me fitted for a brassiere in my correct size. She had informed me that on Monday morning, their slow time, I would be going...
    CdKimmi CdKimmi 66-70, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    I don't know if I forgive my family. I don't know if I have the strength to say it's ok what you did to me and my sister. I don't know if I'm accepting enough to tell you I'm ok...
    charmen95 charmen95 18-21, F 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    Just for being a bad ***** 😐
    sluttyalyssa sluttyalyssa 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I feel like i rejected some guys on here. Its allways hard if someone gets rejected. I just stopped replaying to them, since they got it. Then i noticed that some of them deleted...
    lonely4560 lonely4560 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I have been pretty unlucky when it comes to people seeing my undies, and here's one of the worst stories. One time when I was in 10th grade (16 years old) I was hanging out at...
    jaymeexx jaymeexx 22-25, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    ..........Just for being a BOOOOBIEOLOGIST..... PFFFFFF.........I must study now.......... OK Bye...... Billy
    BILLLYMADISON BILLLYMADISON 31-35, M 15 Responses 2 days ago

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    Hey everyone I'm GOOD AS NEW! I woke up in the recovery room and now I'm home!
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    So, I accepted this job offer as a receptionist in this ad agency because I needed the money. During the interview they told me I had to basically pick up the phone and receive...
    dylanchronicles dylanchronicles 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    I want to tell you about a spanking I got in my teen years. I think I learned how to be responsible and do the right thing due to this. I was dating this girl when I was in HS. She...
    davedexp davedexp 56-60, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My name is Vicky. I have cerebral palsy. I went to a boarding school near Brighton. I was a pretty girl then. I had long blond hair. I am slim as well as being quite small. I...
    vickybiggs vickybiggs 18-21 1 Response 6 days ago

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    The scariest thing I have ever experienced. All I wanted to do was cry but I was forced to be an adult because the adult at the time was cussing me out. Here's what happened : I...
    LoveisBeautiful5013 LoveisBeautiful5013 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    My mother and father split when I was 3 years old (I'm 42 now). In those days there was little one could do about child custody and in lieu of support payments my mother moved my...
    chevyjase chevyjase 41-45, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    None of my friends use Oxford commas, but I love the Oxford comma. I just love commas and apparently I use too many in my writing. Oops.
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    So it's my sisters birthday and I'm told to get her makeup for her present. I don't and thus is the part were I tell you about my punishment. My mum is furious at me and gives me...
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    Hello I feel so ashamed for posting this but i deserve it. I got caught shoplifting on Friday at a grocery store. Amount less than $35.00 as I was walking outside the store an LP...
    Oliviacdl Oliviacdl 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    How To Turn Six Dollars Into Six Thousand Dollars: I found this on a bulletin board and decided to try it. A little while back I was browsing through newsgroups just like you are...
    manusundr manusundr 46-50, M Aug 22

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    When I was 15/16 my family went away for a month and I stayed with my neighbor across the road, She was called Grace(60 something). I slept in the basement for the first week on a...
    ItsMeHun ItsMeHun 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    This is probably the first story I have posted on EP where my feelings are really hurt. I got blocked by someone in my circle today because she felt I analyze everything and that...
    pone22 pone22 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 22

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    I am a loner. I am so comfortable being like this that being around people makes me very uncomfortable. I get nervous. I think that they are staring at me. Thinking negative...
    RealmRunner RealmRunner 22-25, F Aug 21

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    Ever since I left high schooland sadly became a pill addict, I've developed this sense that I will always be overweight. I'm terrified to gain a pound. It started with me running...
    HollyMaria954 HollyMaria954 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    To me personally 'goth' is a frame of mind, built up over time from many various sources; music, fashion, tv/movies, literature, personal experience of finding beauty in unusual...
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