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I Had a Happy Childhood

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    When i was a child i had the biggest magination on earth so all my friends at school wanted to play with me cause i was inventering new games in girls school you can't play it specially when we were playing roben hood game i am roben hood so when i see other girl hurting another...
    yoyogame yoyogame 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 4, 2013

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    Sometimes I Forget

    There are days where I forget just how happy my childhood was compared to others. I have 2 parents who love each other and love my brother and I. We didn't move around all the time, but we didn't stay in the same place for my entire life either. I had a close family, I knew all...
    alygal1331 alygal1331 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 16, 2013

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    Despite Deaths and Moves and Bullies Etc

    Am I The Only One? I am beginning to wonder.
    chovhani chovhani 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 20, 2007

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    Safe, Secure and Loved

    My parents married young, pregnant - the same stories that  a lot of us have. I grew up in a small town in Ohio. Very rural, surrounded by lot's of extended family. From sun up to sun down, we would run and play out in the woods. Mom would have to yell to get us to...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 3, 2009

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    I Miss It So Much

    My childhood was carefree, innocent, blissful, ect. ect. It was when I went out into the "real world" that I realized that life isn't like a G, or PG, rated film.... I so missed it when I was a child, being with my family... There was no violence, hate, & such. I was like living...
    ConcealedChivalrousHeart ConcealedChivalrousHeart 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 23, 2010

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    Two Sides to Every Coin...

    From the beginning, things have never been perfect. I have a lot of siblings, and my aunt also lives with us. I know my father has had several extra marital affairs. And I guess I still am in childhood, and don’t get a lot of attention from my parents, partly because there...
    LivingAlone LivingAlone 13-15, M Jun 5, 2009

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    The Summer Of My Discontent . . .

    When I was fourteen, my parents sent me to spend the summer with my Aunt and Uncle in Florida.  The reason?  My parents could not bear the thought of another vacation with me and my brother fighting and squabbling in the back seat and having to put up with my restless nature...
    MoniqueinSpring MoniqueinSpring 56-60, F 17 Responses Sep 15, 2011

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    The Good Life....

    running around outside, playing with my brother and sister and the neighbors, we had a blast doin what kids do best :)  We certainly weren't the richest kids by far, but we had what we needed and our parents loved us.  Is there really anything more to ask for? ...
    KinkyFlower KinkyFlower 31-35, F Sep 20, 2007

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    Had A Good Child Hood

    When I think about it I had a real good child hood. Believed in the things some kids suppose to believe in like Santa Clause and the tooth fairy which made it exciting. Always had a good Christmas with toys layed out like santa had been there and when I lost a tooth when I put it...
    keepdreaming keepdreaming 18-21, F Jan 5, 2010

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    Happy Childhood

    Happy childhood,Had one,Wish for everyone,This was or is the case.
    mrraincoat mrraincoat 46-50 Aug 29, 2012

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    Why Not Now...?

    For all of the depressing aspects of my personality that I've shared on EP the last little while, it might leave one with the impression that my current state of emotional distress in rooted deep in my past. Well, it might be true on some deep, subconscious level, but as far as I...
    EnigmaVest EnigmaVest 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 28, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    I was finally on the outside looking in. It was painful to see me put myself through misery with obsessive thoughts and allowing my insecurities to consume me. When I find...
    WhatTheMEL WhatTheMEL 26-30, F 52 mins ago

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    Happy Birthday to my brother Storm. He has been gone almost 3 years now, but I miss my brother just as much as ever! Today, the 29th, I will never think of in any other way than...
    rowenbumble rowenbumble 56-60, F 55 mins ago

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    I had someone ask me 'what makes you angry' but 'what makes me happy' made me think more. Anger I can easily identify with it's tight throat, searing heat flashes. It's a very...
    Teamouse Teamouse 26-30, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    My parents don't even know about this especially my mum. The perpetrator was a girlfriend of my mums but they had a falling out years later. I was getting out of bed one night to...
    WokenandOpen WokenandOpen 31-35, M 7 hrs ago

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    Yet another story of thoughtless friends. There was the time Ansley and Daniela pestered me about the past. Throughout the years Ansley and Daniela teased me about my 9th grade...
    sabertigersab sabertigersab 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    I don't know how it started. I was in second grade and I became sensitive to teasing. It came out of nowhere. I had not been like this in the first grade. I had a teacher -- a...
    emperornorton47 emperornorton47 56-60, M 9 hrs ago

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    My ex-friends were like trackers: persistant and rude. In the middle of my senior year of High School, I tried so many tactics of avoiding my friends who didn't treat me like a...
    sabertigersab sabertigersab 18-21, F 9 hrs ago

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    As do a lot of these stories, mine starts with my father. He was an abusive drunk. He liked me more than my older sister but he didn't ever physically hurt her like he did to me...
    messj messj 18-21, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    Soo as the story goes he did return in April. First he was nice and said 'we can meet if you want?' Texted back and fourth my anxiety got high again waiting for my phone to beep...
    ventingagain ventingagain 31-35, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Allah makes me happy that's even richer then the richest !!
    Billyaldo Billyaldo 26-30, M 13 hrs ago

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    I've had enough of those fake friends who pretend they love you and care for you but as soon as they get what they want from you, they dump you. I want real friends the once who...
    20ShadesOfMe 20ShadesOfMe 16-17, M 5 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    Just a quiet boat ride watching the setting sun makes me happy!!
    dgob1 dgob1 41-45, M 15 hrs ago

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    I know it's going to get worse but right now, I'm happy. Euphoric, to be exact. I feel like grinning and reading and doing things. My appetite has come back after weeks.
    EvanescentIridescent EvanescentIridescent 16-17, F 16 hrs ago

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    I was riding the bus home from my group and didn't realize that I had to pee really bad. All of a sudden I felt the urge like I had to go really bad. So I told the bus driver I...
    Kornloves22 Kornloves22 22-25, M 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    My ex-friends sucked. There were the little things. Just typical teenaged small problems that would roll off my back. I'd be the third-wheel whenever I was in a group with them...
    sabertigersab sabertigersab 18-21, F 23 hrs ago

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    I go through phases where I feel so sad and out of place in the world. I have two friends I really care about but I think for the most part I am their "backup" friend. They only...
    Yousahoe Yousahoe 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I finally did it. After several months of thinking about it-- I just got tired of waking up in a wet bed so I decided to buy diapers to sleep in. It wasn't an easy decision. My...
    unionalum unionalum 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    Getting picked on and beat up because I had red hair. I hated my childhood.
    ResidentEvilAl88 ResidentEvilAl88 51-55, M 1 day ago

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    I felt neutral today, not excited or down, just sort of middle of the road, knowing my mood could take off in any direction. I knew IT was lurking in the background, as it always...
    MistyGoddess MistyGoddess 41-45, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    It's an ongoing thing. Today has been one of my good days. . So, l decided to try and think logically, about it all.. True..whatever the source is that's causing the depression...
    MistyGoddess MistyGoddess 41-45, F 11 Responses 1 day ago

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    When everyone in my third grade class were buying new games and stuff like that i was helping my mom take her medicine. My mom got diagnosed with Lupus in 2007. After that...
    Leannabj25 Leannabj25 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I need to get this out. I am home visiting family right now. I have finally come to terms that I do not have an emotional connection with my birth mother. I thought that was the...
    RoyalTeee RoyalTeee 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    This actually happened just yesterday and I made an account on here because I have no one else to talk to about it. I started smoking weed maybe two weeks ago and have only been...
    coexorcist coexorcist 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I have had predators and molesters who would grip me EVRYTime they could. I was so scared to get out of the house.one,he even would call on my house number n threaten me to meet...
    IAmGay777 IAmGay777 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Stating back to my previous story, I believe it was after that, CPS began to be in and out of my life. I can't say i have had the worst of childhoods but to me it was. It was...
    RedGem69 RedGem69 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Where do I begin? I guess I will start with my first memory when I was maybe 6 years old being hurried away in a car with my sister and mother to stay with my aunt and uncle...
    RedGem69 RedGem69 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    By the age of two my mother and I were on our own. My father was an abusive *****. Not sexually abusive. He was just a violent and unstable kind of guy. Too much for my mother to...
    FriendlyBryan FriendlyBryan 46-50, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    When you don't feel happy, I'll love you LOL! When you feel lonely and sad, you can think about the new place you want to go, the country you want to travel to and the good things...
    HappyOrUnhappy HappyOrUnhappy 13-15, M 3 days ago

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    When the only money worry you had was not having enough pocket money to buy everyone a christmas present ✨ When the biggest decision you had to make was which colour toothbrush...
    RachieBlondie RachieBlondie 13-15, F 1 Response 5 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 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Compared to many in this world, my life probably seems like a smooth sail over peaceful waters. There have been a lot of rough spots though (I actually had a lawyer write me an...
    Writer1967 Writer1967 46-50, M 2 Responses Jul 21

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