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I Had A Narrow Escape

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    Lucky To Be Alive

    When I was 12 yrs old, a neighbor had an archery range in his back yard. My friends and I saved our money and bought bows and arrows. One day while shooting, Jon's string broke, so the rest of us shot our arrows and went to get them from the /target. As we are returning I hear...
    afun1foru afun1foru 56-60, M 5 Responses Jun 10, 2011

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    A Wilderness Fishing Trip!

    When I was about 12 yrs old, My father took me and my three younger brother's on a wilderness fishing trip. We had a small car top boat, and a small 5 hp motor. We were small children so all four of us fit nicely in the boat with our Dad. We stayed near the river in a small...
    afun1foru afun1foru 56-60, M 4 Responses Jul 12, 2011

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    A Close Call.

    There was an incident when I was about 11 or 12 years old where I was nearly picked up by a predator in a super market. It was a real wake-up call for my family, particularly for me. Between 1995 and 1997 it was the norm for me to accompany my mother once a week while she did her...
    NorseChief NorseChief 26-30, M 7 Responses Jun 10, 2011

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    I Am A Coward

    Many years ago ( pre children) my wife and I met at a surf side bar for a Tuesday happy hour. Taco Tuesday! lol We met some friends at the bar, found a table and pulled up some extra chairs. The table next to us was vacant, at least I thought it was, so I borrowed a chair...
    afun1foru afun1foru 56-60, M 2 Responses Jul 3, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    Life can beyond overwhelming. The pressures of being perfect, in an imperfect world. The expectations of those you love, and want to make happy. The expectations of those in which...
    ThoughtFulMoments ThoughtFulMoments 36-40, F 3 Responses Sep 9

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    Am I the only one ever to insist on asymmetrical curtain rod placement? We have narrow windows, and now have one way draw drape rods on top of them. I asked my husband to position...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe 41-45, F Sep 9

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    Having a very fragrant Skunktember! It's been a very long time, 2 months exactly it seems, since I was last perfumed, so to celebrate Skunktember I decided that despite the fact I...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    I was in a tall building. It looked new, but old at the same time. Like it had been renovated but in a very non-uniform way. It seemed to be like a special interest school, with a...
    Avotica Avotica 18-21, F Aug 26

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    I escaped from a depression Happy i did.... Meh family still fighting, still looking for friends etc But at least now i dont feel the pain that i use to everyday and the darkness...
    InfiniteMusic InfiniteMusic 13-15, M Aug 27

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    I'll do anything to escape it. I even took pills last night.
    happytobeanon happytobeanon 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 28

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    My partner gets quite jealous of me talking to people or going out to meet people (even my gay best friends) and so my social anxiety gradually gets worse. I'm glad that I have...
    JJSapphire JJSapphire 18-21, F Aug 28

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    But am poor. And jerks are everywhere. So escape is rare.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Sep 8

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    The pain I'm going through is unbearable, I dont know if its period pains or just cramps and it has been going on for sometimes now.....I dont really want to cry anymore Its not...
    MissLouw MissLouw 18-21, F Sep 9

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    Im just stress of going to school everyday working right after school, and pretty much have no time for myself to enjoy life. I dont want to deal with and drama in life. I just...
    thatanonymousone thatanonymousone 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Hey everyone I hope you all are doing great unfortunately I'm not. I hate myself to the millionth degree. I can never escape my unhappiness. Even when I'm happy, sadness is inside...
    BrokenPromises14 BrokenPromises14 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    As the weekend comes to an end, I realize that I wasn't fully prepared for a weekend alone with not much planned....my first weekend without having MM to hang out with. Friday...
    Suzanne1976 Suzanne1976 36-40, F 6 Responses Sep 7

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    Okay nobody's gonna be able to understand this but whtver. So I'm here but there's also this girl with brown hair. We're at a school, not my school. It had showers with green...
    Bolgoliv Bolgoliv 70+, F 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    I really need to tell this story without revealing who I am. Thank you for reading if you are and thank you ep for letting me let it all out. It's a long story and I really can't...
    seabird9 seabird9 16-17, F 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Sex with my H has changed. Last year when he was injured he had no interest. I wanted him desired him and was turned down many many times. When my affair first began it never...
    Differentforever Differentforever 46-50, F 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    So last night I went to bed, and as most people do, I had a dream. I knew that it was a dream the instant it began, it took place in a small fictional park, the local park where I...
    NobodyUsedThisUsernameYet NobodyUsedThisUsernameYet 22-25, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    So a couple of days ago I went to bed, and as most people do, I had a dream. I knew that it was a dream the instant it began. It took place in a small fictional park, my towns...
    NobodyUsedThisUsernameYet NobodyUsedThisUsernameYet 22-25, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    it was a thursday afteroon and everyone was in class but i was bored so I had a thought of leaving school. as i went to climb over the gate i got caught my a teacher but i still...
    janet56 janet56 13-15, F Aug 24

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    i cant run , i cant hide . its always going to catch up to me. I cant cant shake it at all. i cant call it nor can i speak it or else my grave will be dug. Its all happening...so...
    LunarDream LunarDream 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 30

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    To me atleast.. It is wierd... how.. when we enter our sleep.. dream World. This happens... those many hours were just laying there. hibernating, deactivated. ---- I am...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M Sep 1

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    This like a mix of experiences. Well, I'm not sure if I want to have more close friends... I wish to have some, because I don't have any... Those who think that they're my friends...
    juanig juanig 18-21, M 4 Responses Sep 4

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    This is not my idea nor me !!! I was checking to see if my thinking is correct and not this... The Side Piece Agreement !!!! 1. You are the other woman. This does not mean...
    AgingGracefully AgingGracefully 51-55, M 10 Responses Sep 6

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    Am seriously considering moving to an island (will not disclose because I want to vanish) and am looking for a female companion to join me. If interested in escaping from society...
    inflikted inflikted 36-40 Sep 10

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    It is so refreshing to read that I'm not completely losing my marbles. Having had the dreaded Glandular Fever three years ago I've regularly spent time on google trying to figure...
    Skpw Skpw 22-25, F 7 hrs ago

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    I had a big glass mug. It was designed, I suppose, to be a beer stein. I don’t know. It was very nice. It has ducks in flight along the sides. It held about 16 ounces of liquid...
    FriendlyBryan FriendlyBryan 41-45, M 3 hrs ago

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    I had an abortion Yesterday. And I've been crying since I left the office around 1:00 pm yesterday, til now. Another day at 3:50 pm.I would say I was forced to get a abortion by my...
    jassypopout jassypopout 18-21, F 5 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I wish I had friends who are more loyal to me, more thoughtful, more genuine. Right now I have friends that treat me like I don't exist sometimes.
    Ennevi Ennevi 18-21, F 4 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    Having 'nightmares' is the norm for me. I'm so used to having them that anything that isn't out of the 'Saw' series scares me. I've always though that I was normal, you know? I...
    baconette baconette 18-21 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    i was really excited for my birthday because i was a bit depressed and I thought that my birthday would cheer me up. I planned a big party but my parents cancelled it because of no...
    nessabefab nessabefab 13-15, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    My mom raised my sister and me with loving discipline that included spanking. They didn't have to happen too often, but when needed they were quite formal - pants down, over her...
    Momspanked Momspanked 51-55, M 3 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I just returned from the salon where I had a pedicure and a manicure. It is so relaxing and wonderful to be pampered that way and my hands and feet feel so soft. Of course she...
    Diane60CD Diane60CD 66-70, M 11 hrs ago

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    I am almost 22 years old I'm a single mother , I have two children from different fathers, I recently slept with my oldest child's father one time & the condom had come off, I just...
    Ddeeanna Ddeeanna 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I had over $50 in savings to get my hair done.........my dad stole over $30 dollars from me to pay for cigarettes and gas.I love my dad but he needs to stop taking my money just a...
    broadwaybabe99 broadwaybabe99 13-15, F 3 hrs ago

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    I had over $50 in savings to get my hair done.........my dad stole over $30 dollars from me to pay for cigarettes and gas.I love my dad but he needs to stop taking my money just a...
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    I had over $50 in savings to get my hair done.........my dad stole over $30 dollars from me to pay for cigarettes and gas.I love my dad but he needs to stop taking my money just a...
    broadwaybabe99 broadwaybabe99 13-15, F 3 hrs ago

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    I had over $50 in savings to get my hair done.........my dad stole over $30 dollars from me to pay for cigarettes and gas.I love my dad but he needs to stop taking my money just a...
    broadwaybabe99 broadwaybabe99 13-15, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    When I was 5 my mother started me off on the nudism path, everyday I'd be naked inside the house with my mom, she was mid 20s and hot, my friends used to love coming to my house as...
    Pat1843 Pat1843 18-21, M 3 hrs ago

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    I lost my Dad when I was four so yea....I have a had a lot of time to think about his death, fathers, him and well, everything. I was four and although I was in the room right...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 13

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    DOG BITE (the story), This is a story about events that took place during 6 days in a row last year (2013), on the last week of November. It was one of the most bizarre...
    TNTandCHOCOLATE TNTandCHOCOLATE 31-35 6 days ago

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    DOG BITE (the story), This is a story about events that took place during 6 days in a row last year (2013), on the last week of November. It was one of the most bizarre...
    TNTandCHOCOLATE TNTandCHOCOLATE 31-35 6 days ago

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    31 days ago I had my 3rd abortion. Within these 31 days I have barely allowed myself to cope with my feelings because I had so much at stake and couldn't afford to be depressed. My...
    inmysoul0505 inmysoul0505 26-30, F 4 Responses Aug 21

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    I had a dream about it last night again. It wasn't a psych ward but it was a residential treatment facility. I lived in a small house with five other girls. I was there at...
    blahlahblah599 blahlahblah599 16-17, F Aug 22

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    It's been a long time since my best friend and I had ended our friendship. She was the most caring person that I know and the most crazy of all. Everyday we chat, talk to each...
    Guin2ne1 Guin2ne1 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 25

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