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I Hate Change

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    I don't like thinking about the future.

    . Im scared of losing the people I love
    Skyhigh95 Skyhigh95 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 21

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    I Really Want This Guy Who Likes Me But I Don't Want To Break Up With My Boyfriend :/

    It's pretty sad...I'm actually considering asking the guy I like to help me break up with my boyfriend. I just feel so attached.
    thecaptrap thecaptrap 16-17, F Mar 31, 2011

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    I hate change. Absolutely hate it.

    .. But coming off of a long time of being depressed, I decided I had to change my entire life or I would never have any hope... All I did was make things worse. Now I'm lonier than before as I lost the friends I did have. I have no one left. It makes depression harder to battle...
    Anonymousboy777 Anonymousboy777 16-17, M Apr 10

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    No a Big Fan

    Change in the world or in our government I'm all for! Change in my life...eehh not so much. I like things they way they are. The simple day to days that I've had change sometimes and I just can't stand it. Work for example has undergone so many in the past year that it's not the...
    ForeversNever ForeversNever 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 11, 2008

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    Why?

    I want things to stay the same. I don't want to move with the times, but I know I have no choice, But why should we have to, if we don't want to?
    Mehonestly Mehonestly 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 13, 2009

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    Food For Thought...

    Consider how difficult it is to change yourself And you will have a much better understanding of your chances of changing someone else.
    NewShoes NewShoes 46-50, F Sep 25, 2007

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    I Hate Any Type..

    I absolutely hate any type of change in my life. I panic if any of the constance circumstances change even in the slightest ways. I hate to change jobs, I hate to move into a new apartment, I have even held onto relationships that may not be the healthiest or the...
    shknandstird shknandstird 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 12, 2008

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    So it's been over a week

    since I found out my boyfriend cheated on me and even though we've talked about it and he promised he'd change and make it up to me, everything has changed. I know it's only been a little over a week and I'm not going to forgive and forget in such a small amount of time but I...
    kay5262 kay5262 18-21, F May 2

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    The world become so different,

    and out of place. Seems like nobody knows the word manners & everyone gives up on relationships so fast. Life's gonna be a struggle no matter where you are. You're here now, so look up a little, and show a little hope. God knows we need it in times like these.
    molldoll98 molldoll98 22-25, F Feb 4

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    My Childhood Made Me Hate Change.

    I hate change.  I think part of it has to do with my childhood, when I was a kid my mom was married and divorced 3 times, and we moved around ALOT, so nothing was ever really stable.  Then when I got married we had to move a lot because of my husband, I hated it. ...
    keyna keyna 36-40, F Mar 29, 2008

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    I hate change too, but a wise man

    once told me " without change there would be no butterflies" that wise man was my papa.
    hidingtheblues hidingtheblues 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    Ughhhh

    Here's another one for the presses:  Natasha hates change....and I am am not just talking about life altering earth shattering changes, even the little day to day stuff.  I want to have my mail in the same place everyday, I want Coke, not Pepsi.  I hate detours...
    natashamarie natashamarie 41-45, F Apr 15, 2010

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    ... Yea I always try to dump it directly into

    the nearest tip jar, donation box or just leave it on the counter... It weighs me down on one side and I walk crooked...
    SShawnO SShawnO 41-45, M 2 Responses Mar 24

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    I am a girl and all my life i lived with only

    females. And i like it. Right now its just me and my mom, my sister and neice moved out a while age. So my mom is dating this guy and he comes over all the time its so freaking tiresome. I like walking around in just my tank top and underwear. I like spending time with my mom...
    jlbrown19 jlbrown19 18-21 1 Response Sep 3

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    Change Is Good. ...

    Change is good. Even if it does not seem for the better it always proves to be good.
    thebook thebook 36-40, F Apr 20, 2007

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    It may sound weird for some people

    but I hate the work changing and having to find new ways to live 😞 it's scary not knowing what to do or what's going to happen. Not fair
    JonnyBurrows10 JonnyBurrows10 18-21, M Jan 6

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    Change is scary we all know that

    but why is it? To change is to improve. To change often is to perfect. So why don't we try some thing new and try to improve our life today
    ryan88880 ryan88880 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 30

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    No Change For Me I Hate Change

    I am not talking about some big change but the slightest thing will through my off. Changes in tv programming, having to change a doctor, a road being closed and having to go a different way, anything at all. It is part of the borderline personality disorder that i do have but...
    dreamcatcherj dreamcatcherj 70+, F 1 Response Mar 19, 2010

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    It seems like everything just keeps getting

    worse. Everything is changing but in a bad way. I miss when everything was fine and when I was actually happy.
    Skyhigh95 Skyhigh95 18-21, F Oct 7

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    College=Not Happy

    I hate that I have to go back to college next week.  I was just getting used to seeing all my friends all the time at home, and now I'm going to miss them again.  I feel like this is just like last year, when it was my first year and I had to say good-bye to all my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 21, 2009

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    Never Adjusted Well To Change

    Even when I was a little girl my parents got divorced and I had a very difficult time accepting and adjusting to the new enviornment and the change that my father is not there. I always had a difficult time when you change something a rountine sometimes it throws you off and...
    Bella70 Bella70 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 7, 2010

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    I Ran Out of My Brand of Cereal.

    So I didn't eat  breakfast until I remembered to buy another box.
    rpm2004 rpm2004 19-21, M Jun 25, 2007

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    I Am a Person.....

    ....set in their ways. I really hate change. I make my life the way I want it, and I do it so I have as little change as possible and what change I do have is planned. I know it is a little obsessive of me but it is just the way I am wired. - RDW
    randomdriftwood randomdriftwood 21-25, F Oct 20, 2007

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    Hate And Love.

    I hate the way all my old friends have now become boring adult type people. I hate that kind of change. I love little changes, like rearranging the furniture in the apartment every now and then, but the husband hates that, so I can't really do it anymore. I hate it when new...
    katnipkitkat katnipkitkat 41-45, F 3 Responses May 13, 2011

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    I think it a wired that

    if you move your starting over again where you don't know anyone, but after a while friends for your old town that you know for ages they end up changing. I don't know why but after a little while you have nothing. I once was able to ride my bike clear across town and hang out...
    angle98 angle98 13-15, M 1 Response Dec 31, 2013

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    I Love Change I Get Bored Very...

    I love change I get bored very easily so i welcome change its the spice of life!
    babygirrl76 babygirrl76 26-30, F Apr 20, 2007

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    Hurt Me But Don't Leave Me

    I stayed in an abusive (emotional) relationship for almost a year, simply to have someone who claimed to love and understand me. Even without them, I'm stuck continually emotionally abusing myself. Six years and change ago was the best time of my life, and all I want is to go...
    mononoaware mononoaware 26-30, M Aug 3, 2012

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    Can't Deal With It.

    I really don't know how other people deal with it so easily and carefree....cause I can't. When something changes I get very depressed...and it could be as simple as a television show I used to like being taken off the air.... And then there's the picture that...NOTHING is how...
    raevynvelcros raevynvelcros 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 14, 2008

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    I Dont Like Changes

    i hate to change but i know there are bad things that i should chance about me. for example being so shy, and being sensitive, but every change is hardd, very hard for example when i started college, was hard to change cause hight school and college was not same so i had to...
    thenewmisslunallena thenewmisslunallena 22-25, F Dec 10, 2010

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    I Don'T Like What My Friends Have Become...

    I have gone to a private high school for all of my life. All of my friends have been there with me. So anyways after high school the people I keep in contact with have changed dramatically. For example, one of my close friends moved to an out of state college. She said to me and...
    Tyes Tyes 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 20, 2013

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    It Isn't So Much That I Hate Change.

    For me it is more that change scares me sometimes. The familiar is more comfortable,but not always best.
    SugarnSpice SugarnSpice 26-30, F Jan 12, 2008

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    Why Do Things Have to Change???

    i hate, hate, hate change!!! especially in relationships! things always change in relationships...you start out really sweet and happy and NOT LYING to anyone...then gradually, you realize that a lot of things have already changed!! you start keeping things from each other...
    kiruwi kiruwi 31-35, F Sep 15, 2009

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    Seems like lately a lot has been changing in my

    life. Friends that I thought would always be there for me are nowhere to be seen. I find myself colder, caring less about people and whether or not they're in my life. I'm worried this change is is gonna lead me down a path of loneliness, but then again I'm afraid of going back...
    boringlyawesome boringlyawesome 18-21, M Jul 5

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    Yes, I Do Hate Change.  I...

    Yes, I do hate change.  I like sameness, progress scares me.  I wish that things all stayed the same.  Sometimes, I find it hard to let go of something because I feel deeply and become attached to things.  I hate change because it makes you think of what you...
    HopelessRomantic HopelessRomantic 19-21, F Apr 20, 2007

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    I Hate Change!!

    even if its just something simple, like when i re-arranged the furniture in my bedroom last year, and for about a month after, i kinda felt depressed going into my room, cos it was almost like i didnt recognise it, and that always scares and depresses me!! even last week when i...
    cowshed123 cowshed123 31-35, M 4 Responses Feb 13, 2011

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    I Don't Understand

    And really? It's a very recent thing for me. Over the last two or three years I have come to hate change. In school when we would start a new trimester, teachers would move around our seats and I would fight to keep the spot I had. I don't like things to be different. I love...
    DemonVampire180 DemonVampire180 18-21, F Dec 6, 2011

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    I Never Have.

    When i was younger, my parents redecorated their house, it was a disaster, they removed the pleasant wallpaper and painted the walled bright colours, removed the old rich red curtains and replaced them with flowery rubbish, and did the same with the sofa, and then painted the...
    djpanda djpanda 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 25, 2010

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    so i have a crush on this girl,

    its been a while now since i met her on a texting app through people who hate me and stuff and a few mounths ago she use to like me too. we use to text each other everyday and talk on the phone everyday. and um well she had this bf and he was a nice guy and all but he broke up...
    jam773 jam773 26-30, M Sep 20

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    I Miss How Things Used to Be

    For the most part, I like the direction that my life is going in, but I miss things once they are gone. I wish I was back in my childhood where I had no responsibilities, and life was easy. I miss the friends I used to have and the places I used to live. I'm still in high school...
    Bella19 Bella19 16-17 1 Response Jun 16, 2008

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    It Depends On the Change But O...

    It depends on the change but often I am scared.  I know its inevitable and sometimes its for the best but it's not knowing what it will bring and what will be expected of me that is so daunting.
    Danika Danika 31-35, F Jan 12, 2008

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    I Prefer the Tried and True

    Once I'm comfortable with where I am and what I'm doing, I like to stay with it.  I like feeling comfortable and when something has to change it makes me uncomfortable. I can adjust and usually do great after I do, it's just that initial "shock" or whatever...
    silvermystics silvermystics 51-55, F May 29, 2007

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    I Am Change Intolerant

    I am completely intolerant of change. It is an unfortunate shortcoming of mine that causes me a great deal of stress in my daily life. Once I am used to something being a certain way, it is almost impossible for me to tolerate any kind of change. In the world of a person on...
    oneandlonely12 oneandlonely12 22-25, F Jun 23, 2010

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    Too Many Changes...

    Too many changes around me. I'm afraid, worried, disappointed and sddened by it. I wish things could always stay the same. I do not know if these changes would be good or bad for me, but nevertheless, I'm very nervous. I hate changes in life. I like things to follow  a...
    deepdiving deepdiving 22-25 May 23, 2010

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    I'm Going Froma Safe Envio...

    I'm going froma safe envioronmnet to a a more challenging one in a relationship
    girligirl girligirl 46-50, F May 27, 2007

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    Fear of Change: Stuck In the Past

                The back of the library book I recently took out was not stamped with a “due back date”, and to locate the book I did not use a card catalog, but rather a computer. The library itself was new, large...
    behindthesmile86 behindthesmile86 22-25, F Apr 19, 2009

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    I don't mind cyclical change,

    expansion, or disposing of something I dont want. Sure, seasons change, time goes on, birth and death happen, holidays come and go, stages of life come and go, interests go in a circle.  And I will admit, change for progress is a bit scary for me.  Like bringing new things in...
    ratburn ratburn 18-21 Dec 26, 2013

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    Garage Sales...

    This may seem like a silly thing to get worked up about, but I had a garage sale today, and now I am a little bit depressed. For me, this is like sifting through memories, deciding which are worth revisiting, and which are not. My husband and I are not going to have any more...
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow 31-35, F 5 Responses Jun 13, 2008

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    I Love Change!  In My Off...

    I love change!  In my office I'm known as a change agent
    neopet neopet 41-45, F May 23, 2007

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    One Year Can Do A Lot...

      A little over a year ago, I left my home in the United States and moved to Sweden. I never liked living in America and I was happy to go back to Europe, but I had great friends back in America and it hurt to leave them. My best friend Crystal and I kept in touch even though we...
    unluckyrabbit unluckyrabbit 18-21, F Oct 4, 2011

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    Time is cruel, as the owl said.

    As time goes on, things will change. Doesn't matter if you like it or not, it's the way life is. Change. Many like change. But some people like me can't stop living in the past. We want things to stay forever, we don't want those special moments to end. But all good things come...
    Kitzami Kitzami 13-15, M Mar 21

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    My parents the dont get what im feeling. They always compare me to my sister jut because she ran away from home and started to take drugs. She's changed and my parents keep telling...
    Lifedoesntneedme Lifedoesntneedme 13-15 2 days ago

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