I Hate Living In the City

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 35 People

    Not Totally True

      It's not totally true that I hate the city. It does have lots of conveniences and gives you lots of great places to go and things to do, but I miss living in the country.  The quiet simplicity in every day living is something that I find myself yearning for as I get older...
    jacee1960 jacee1960
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Oct 19, 2011

    I Need To Get Away

    Growing up in the south bay of Los Angeles, and living in Long Beach for eight years, I could never imagine myself living anywhere outside of a metropolitan area. As I get older the more I realize that the quality of life here doesn't equate to the cost.
    skycamefalling skycamefalling
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Jan 7, 2010

    It's Too Expensive

    About 6 years ago I thought the city was the place to be. I hate the city now that they have gotten worse about draining the blood out of my turnip. The cost of living is rediciulous! I HATE the city and evenmore you can buy the land you live on and they tell you what to do and...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy
    41-45, F
    Sep 10, 2011

    Bullitt County

    i grew up in the country and as soon as i graduated high school i fled to the city. oh these decisions we make when young. i know ill have me a house away from the city eventually though.
    deleted deleted
    Jan 3, 2009

    Living in the city may offer many conveniences,

    but I find the little things bug me the most. Such as the fact that there is so much pollution that the air actually stinks. Not to mention that there are so many lights on at night that it is pretty much impossible to see the beautiful night sky and all the stars in it! The...
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    Jul 23, 2014
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