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I Hate My Past

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    I've messed up so many times in the past,

    and that's tainted my future. I pray that it just won't affect what I hope to achieve.
    Lunasnight Lunasnight 16-17, F 2 Responses May 3, 2015

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    I hate it but i'm glad i went through it.

    I would have never been the kind of person i am today.
    RandomExistence RandomExistence 16-17, M 2 Responses Mar 25, 2014

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    But I Learned From It

    Even though I hate so much my past and how I wish it didn't happen.. I am still grateful for it because it helps me define my true self.... even though it hurts so much.. It still teach me a lifetime lesson... Happiness is a choice
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 25, 2013

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    I always try and tell myself

    that "yesterday's history, tomorrow's a mystery"
    SpaceGlitch SpaceGlitch 16-17, F 2 Responses May 3, 2015

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    I have done some things in my past

    that still affect my relationship now
    sadandstressed sadandstressed 16-17, F May 22, 2015

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    I was abused from a very early age

    but I'm not defeated I am a survivor not a victim they may have won the battle but I'm going to win the war x
    lchainey lchainey 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 17, 2014

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    Living In Sin And Hatred

    My past is filled regrets, shame, and hatred. I can't think about my past for too long or else I get severe anxiety. I have so much hate inside my past and I can't seem to get rid of it. There are so many events I wish I could redo and even more actions I wish I could undo. I...
    IamMorbid IamMorbid 22-25, M 2 Responses May 30, 2013

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    I've used and hurt someone

    who didn't deserve and I apologize many times but I know it won't fix it. I feel gilt. When I go to bed I I always pray for him and I hope God can give to him what I ask.
    NenisMon NenisMon 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 26, 2015

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    Dear Past, please stop bothering me.

    Just stop. Please. No matter how fast you run and chase me, you'll catch me anyway. No matter how hard you beat me, I'll break anyway. No matter how long you keep me awake, I won't be able to sleep anyway. No matter how many pictures you draw, I'll see them anyway. No matter how...
    crackedwriter crackedwriter 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 23, 2015

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    I hate in the past It always happen in my dream.

    I hate it. I want to forget it. Every time I try don't thought it but It will appear in my dream and then I awake up I felt sad and I thought someone who I love and I wanna forget the same time
    nimkansiri nimkansiri 22-25, F May 11, 2015

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    I feel like my past is going to follow me all

    my life.. I guess thts life about.. Nobody is perfect but I hate it ..
    ladany19 ladany19 22-25, F 1 Response May 21, 2015

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    I hate when I open your email it's flooded with

    everything that I hate about you... I'm reminded of the past... I'm reminded of what you always chose over me... Over our children And yet you thought it was ok to do it again that it wouldn't hurt... You must be the most uncaring uncompassionate person that has ever lived.. To...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 21, 2015

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    I have a very dark past.

    From age 9-18 my life was so ******* complicated. I met my husband at 20 and although I had my **** together when I met him, he knows I came from hell. He just never asks why or what or who...I try to talk about past things and he has ZERO desire to learn what made me who I am...
    Whatsmystory Whatsmystory 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 23, 2015

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    Why does our past have to haunt me

    so much??!!! Ok, I'll just come out and say it...my ex used to think it was funny and a joke to repeatedly rape me, he would slap me if I wouldn't have sex with him, all because he said he had a sex problem and needed sex... And then when I would try to escape from him and run...
    AFriend2All AFriend2All 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 26, 2015

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    I don't tell many people about my past.

    I may tell them a little, but I never tell them everything unless I completely trust them. Maybe one day I'll be able to tell someone about my past.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 11, 2015

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    I just wish that I could undo some things.

    Not that I haven't learned from them or am stronger or w/e because of it.Its just, lifelong consequences really suck.I think the worst part of it is a part of myself refuses to forgive myself .Sometimes when things don't work out I say, "Yea I guess I deserve that." Even though...
    RafaReu RafaReu 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 16, 2015

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    Forward

    Memories of eternal days, Left thy heart in holy grave From hatred of unusual pay Take my soul and be brave...
    eaden594 eaden594 16-17, M Jan 15, 2013

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    I have such a dark past

    that lingers in the back of my mind and sometimes it darkens my bright future and my amazing now that I'm living in
    Spfxartist13 Spfxartist13 16-17, F Jun 19, 2015

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    Me

    I have been neglected, pimped and abandoned by my mother. I have been molested by my brother, sexually assaulted by my grandfather and father. I have been an addict, prostitute and ********. I have overcame major obstacles in life and am very lucky to be alive. I am here to share...
    PatyH PatyH 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 12, 2012

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    My mother has always humiliated

    and sort of abused me emotionally since I was a kid. I was a little tomboyish when I was a child and I grew up in an all-boys neighborhood. Mostly I would be with my grandparents because my mother was at work and father never around. I admit that I had no fashion-sense or...
    silverpapercut silverpapercut 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 2, 2015

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    Dear past. Stop tapping me on the shoulder.

    I don't want to look back.
    Slowlydying16 Slowlydying16 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 13, 2014

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    My Past Defines Who I Am Today...

    My past defines who I am today and I am a good person. It has not always been easy but, it has been what I needed at the time.
    tylrhere tylrhere 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 6, 2007

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    I am never hate my past.

    I am never hate anyone to come through in life.I blamed myself to ruined everything .Everything is a choice.
    nimkansiri nimkansiri 22-25, F 1 Response May 3, 2015

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    darkangellights darkangellights 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 23, 2015

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    prashuk1996 prashuk1996 18-21, M 1 Response May 3, 2015

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    I ******* hate my parents.

    They are so damn overprotective and freaking annoying. What the hell is wrong with them. I can't even go out to see my friends unless it related to study. And even if I get to go out the have to know every single **** about the person I'm going with. They say that everyone else...
    BiancaRollo BiancaRollo 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 10, 2015

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    Since I was 7, I'd go to my cousin's house

    every day after school. Let's just say I wasn't very smart or was sure what I was even doing. I hated their house, I hated waiting there, I hated getting mentally abused. I had to eat everything on my plate, which is too much, and technically, I didn't know how to say "it's too...
    allnamesrtakenx allnamesrtakenx 16-17, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 3 Responses May 3, 2015

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    there was this thing

    that happened to me in the past.... I just wish I would've stopped it in the past :'(
    yoadrian123 yoadrian123 16-17, M 3 Responses Sep 14, 2015

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    My Life... Please Don't Judge Me

    Starting with first things first. My mother gave me up for adoption but my grandparents ended up taking me instead of a family in Texas. That family died when I was 6. After that my mother tried to be involved in my life but never was, she couldn't even remember my birthday. Now...
    Itskaylababy Itskaylababy 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 22, 2012

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    I Was Too Ashamed to Leave...

    I had a boyfriend, two years older, who seemed the all-american boy. He was smart, handsome, popular-- everything I wasn't in high school. I was the nerdy, frumpy, ugly duck who volunteered her weekends at soup kitchens or the library just to feel like she'd gone out at least. I...
    wolfton wolfton 18-21, F 12 Responses Oct 22, 2006

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    It sounds romantic, doesn't it?

    The dream of fading away, vanishing into the night and when the sun comes up you simply cease to exist, or perhaps you become somebody new. All your troubles are left behind, you can undo every single wrong thing that you've done. It's as if you get to live another life, this...
    4inthemorningdew 4inthemorningdew 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2013

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    I hate it when people talk about their school

    days. People get all rosary eyed and wistful telling this story and that about being happy and having fun. To my core I hate it. Usually people don't notice me go silent. It's worse when they do notice because they'll usually assume that I was popular and had no issue. I hate...
    Drcreegan Drcreegan 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 20, 2014

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    Most people boast i don't regret my past.

    Most people boast themselves as something super strong or out of this world.I think there is no problem admitting mistakes and times when you're wrong.So yeah i made mistakes,i made wrong choices and i'm sorry i did that. Most important point however is i am not dishearted by...
    borntoruleyou borntoruleyou 22-25, M Jan 17

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    It's not such a big thing,

    but my old classmates always bring up things I used to do or when sometimes I did something wrong. That's why I was so happy when I changed school, I don't have to see them again.
    Meduchan Meduchan 13-15, M Jun 18, 2015

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    OK... YES, I messed up in a big,

    big way but that was in 2001 for crying out loud. I got in trouble and the law made damn sure that I suffered and believe me, I get it. So why do people (ie: my wife) still feel the need to throw it in my face 14 years later? I just want to be alone. I'm so sick of being judged...
    SRayne SRayne 51-55, M May 3, 2015

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    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Oct 30, 2014

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    Am I the only one that has allowed their past

    to mold them into something they regret.
    LotusFlower22 LotusFlower22 22-25, F 5 Responses May 9, 2015

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    When a social worker tells your 14 year old self

    that I have been mentally and physically abused my whole life. People wonder why kids don't speak out until then I had no idea it wasn't normal. I didn't believe him he tried to bribe me with a mars bar :/ police shouting at me to answer there questions outside the interview...
    rbambro rbambro 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 6, 2015

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    Dark Cloud

    My past has always been this dark cloud that has hung over my head, one that never seems to pass, for I just don't know how to let it go. Some parts are things I've done to myself, other parts are things that have been done towards me. But all parts are things that remain in my...
    Lucidblue Lucidblue 36-40, F 12 Responses Aug 6, 2010

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    I wish I could just forget the past.

    It hurts way too much.
    Mariegirl1984 Mariegirl1984 31-35, F 3 Responses May 2, 2015

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    many things i did. i can't forget in

    until now. really bad thing...
    shirosuki shirosuki 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 24, 2015

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    ~ I Was Raped By My Uncle ~

    When I was in the 7th grade my uncle ( my dad's brother ) moved in with us , it was great at first , but one day I came home from school and my uncle was the only one there , he asked me to come to his bedroom he wanted to show me something , he told me to sit on his bed  so...
    BEAUTIFULDISASTER BEAUTIFULDISASTER 41-45, F 56 Responses Sep 8, 2006

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    But I Can't Fix It

    So, what's the point of complaining?I choose to live for now, and plan for the future.
    Serenitree Serenitree 70+, F Oct 14, 2012

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    I have quite a few skeletons in my closet i

    wish i could turn back time and change certain things.. :( there is 1 girl i wish i never hurt and let go of.... im sure alot of your ep users have dark skeletons in your closets
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 23, 2015

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