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I Had a Dad But I Didn't

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    I Did But Didn't See Him Much

    So never got all that close.  I do have fond memories of him still and I respect and admire him so no hard feelings but he cheated on my mom and left us for the other woman.  I was 3 or 4 years old and that day carries some of my earliest memories.  At least they...
    shuttermagic shuttermagic 31-35, F Mar 15, 2008

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    He Was There But Not Really

    Things with my are very complicated...I understand that he had a job that required him to work late and get up early great you know. The reason I get so upset is because he spent so much time with my sister...(she's first born)he managed to have all this time when he still had...
    ForeversNever ForeversNever 22-25, M 3 Responses Sep 11, 2008

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    He Was There, But He Wasn't

    My dad has always lived with our family and everything but I feel like I never really had a Dad. He missed all the most important events in my life and I have very few happy memories that include him. He is an alcoholic so I never got too close to him, He works his *** off all...
    NiRiada NiRiada 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 19, 2008

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    He Left Us When I Was 10

    my dad was (is) an executive at a computer company. he was always going on business trips for extended amounts of time. even when he was in town he would leave before we got up and sometimes not get home until after dark. i remember one year on my birthday waiting on the front...
    deadlycupcake deadlycupcake 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 18, 2009

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    I guess I still love her in a way. I need to learn not to think of her when i am in a vulnerable position. I have tried to fix my relationship with mom since I left home in 2007...
    Theaudienceofdeath Theaudienceofdeath 70+, F 4 Responses Mar 7

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    I lost my virginity when I was 15. I wouldn't say it was a fairytale or even my boyfriend. Like you I felt I was missing something in my life. I did it purely for the experience...
    heishell heishell 36-40, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    So i met this guy Lumi on internet And i thought he was the one i mean we talked tk each other 24/7 , i really thought i knew him , we liked the same things and shared the same...
    Lellaa Lellaa 16-17, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    I've always had friends, never been actually alone but i've always felt like i didn't fit in. Im now a law student and it just keeps getting worst. All throughout my school years...
    Estre28 Estre28 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    More like; everything was going well until I finally saw his true colors. I was dating this guy, we can call him R. So me and R were friends last year and soon we became close...
    HonestlyAlyassa HonestlyAlyassa 13-15, F 5 Responses Mar 3

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    Dear Shammu , 6 months back , I had no idea who you were and one day you just walked into my life , I didn't think I'd ever fall for you and I did , i fell hopelessly in love with...
    rifki rifki 18-21, M Mar 10

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    I dated my best friend. We'd liked each other for a long time. And we finally decided to date. I dated him for the longest I've ever dated anyone. 5 months, which is big for me...
    WingedGirl WingedGirl 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    Me and this guy were best friends. When I met him I knew he was dog so I kept it friendly. He ended up going to jail. I wrote him, answered all his calls and went to go see him. We...
    Brownsugar25 Brownsugar25 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I remember I Missed all my high school prom all through age sixteen all the way through age twenty one every year during high school my mom never understood why I didn't want to go...
    Theinfo Theinfo 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    Hi guys it's atfenix here and I'm just saying before I begin my story that this is completely true and I'm still in the predicament... So bear with me! Please like and comment, it...
    atfenix atfenix 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 2

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    I didn't wait tell marriage to have sex but i guess it's to late now I didn't even like it at all it just everyone around me didn't wait tell marriage so I just said lets do this
    tackett2002 tackett2002 13-15, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Hi This is the real story. but you will felt this is lie. Nooo I didn't new to retract foreskin until i was 19. i learn it on internet. My parents didn't teach me about it...
    kavishr kavishr 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 8

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    A coworker accidentally walked in while I was using the bathroom. I could tell she was embarrassed but that didn't stop her from looking directly at my **** in my hand for a couple...
    allencw allencw 31-35, M Mar 10

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    I am a massive idiot. I joined the "crazy guy that went half way around the world and blew his money for a girl who in the end didn't give a **** about him" club. A few months ago...
    Sheiskeepingmetogether Sheiskeepingmetogether 18-21, M 6 Responses Mar 11

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    Mom didn't buy me any pumped up kicks
    Youcanthandlemyusername Youcanthandlemyusername 22-25, M Mar 2

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    I've always had friends, but kinda done my own thing. I've always been a non conformist, a leader and not a follower. Taken the road less traveled or hell the road no one would...
    BeyondGreenEyes BeyondGreenEyes 31-35, F 7 Responses Mar 3

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    There was a guy I liked, he and I talked about it, 'cause I wanted to know if he liked me too. But he didn't... We're still friends, and we go out, like, almost every week-end...
    Naockey Naockey 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 15

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    I didn't wait until marriage but I did wait until after I turned 18 and graduated from high school, it was with a guy I worked with and flirted with for a year. he wasn't special...
    ambernoel ambernoel 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    Everyone has their own group of friends. I felt like I never was meant to have any friends. I didn't fit in with anyone. I tried so hard to have the guy I was totally "in love...
    bonyknees bonyknees 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 16

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    The idea of waiting till marriage always seemed perfect to me. But I knew that it would probably never happen that way. My boyfriend and I will be together for 4 years next month...
    Scoodaloop Scoodaloop 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 17

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    It's heartbroken .when you loved someone by heart,it turned out he didn't.
    lesliechen lesliechen 22-25, F 7 Responses Mar 17

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    I met someone wen I was 15 going through a really rough time. I am best friends wit this guy still to this day. I loved him like no other than wen we were 20. he told me that he no...
    jazzyphay2 jazzyphay2 22-25, F a week ago

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    The other way round. Last year I went out with a guy for 5 months, he was fantastic; attractive, funny, interesting, caring and he took me on some really amazing dates. We did...
    Toniommi Toniommi 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Ever since someone really special to me passed away, I have felt guilty. I was too busy to come and see them and my job disallowed me to visit at weekends. I tried to phone them...
    LittleMissIntrovert LittleMissIntrovert 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Yeah, I did, unrequited love seemed on the cards when I met her. But I didn't expect her to cheat on me. I actually cared about her and she threw it back in my face. It was a while...
    a7xsolitude a7xsolitude 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I believe it has much truth but it's often misinterpreted and since god itself didn't write it's inspired then it isn't flawless Though I Will admit it's my amateur opinion and...
    shannonsjourney shannonsjourney 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    I'm in a complicated situation. I'm not in love but I've met someone, but he has a girlfriend and that's complicated too so we started seeing each other and a few months go by and...
    Toniommi Toniommi 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I'm a bougie a55 migga, left the roof at home We popping like ayo, ayo, ayo But don't be acting like I need you
    Feelinthebeat Feelinthebeat 46-50, F 5 days ago

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    i was pregnant on my wedding day .... it was really thrilling .... from college i had lots of fun dating guys and i almost had sex with all my boyfriends ... yumm...
    nicegirl007 nicegirl007 26-30 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    I lost my virginity to a boy I had only met 4 days before. Ans I can happily say I do not regret it. I was on a cruise over Christmas break, I met him on Christmas in Barbados; it...
    doc15 doc15 18-21, F 7 Responses Mar 7

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    I was 13 years when I first saw this guy (let's name him as Karan) in my new school. I liked him the very instant I saw him. I am a very shy person so I talked to everyone very...
    aisha59 aisha59 18-21 Mar 8

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    Well apologies its kind of long! I met my 'friend' in 1994. I was 18 years old and still a virgin He was 26 and worked at a pub I used to frequent Over time we started talking...
    Smile123q Smile123q 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    A large majority of my friends only live with one of their parents now as their parents got divorced. Its so common nowadays know body is even shocked when someone says that their...
    SilkyDoughnut SilkyDoughnut 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    When I was younger, I was exposed to gay *********** and my friend convinced me to do "things." The thing is.. I enjoyed them sort of. I haven't let go of that and that was 5 years...
    ogd111 ogd111 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 17

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    [Stars next to names means that that is NOT they're names...for privacy reasons of course] Once, when I was 12, there was this boy named John*. My friends Hayley*, Carla* and...
    ncalderon ncalderon 13-15, F Mar 19

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    I remember the first time I saw your face, broad and handsome and full of disdain. You sitting there in the dark with an old tshirt on that you had cut the sleeves off of, I'd...
    AshleyJea AshleyJea 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 8

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    I always planned on waiting until marriage. Then I met Erick. He was not attractive physically, but he was sarcastic and I liked that. We dated for two years, off and on...
    molliee151 molliee151 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 9

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    This is an odd thought... Its been probably a little over a month since we broke up. We had the cheesiest relationship for over a year, everything was amazing, and she was so...
    apmountaindrew apmountaindrew 16-17, M 1 Response 4 days ago