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    I hate university. I'm in my second year of

    university and I just hate it. I haven't really made friends that I can talk to and just feel like myself with. I'm the type of person who either clicks with you or not. I've considered dropping out of uni but I wouldn't know what to do with my life. Sometimes I feel like I...
    simple04 simple04 18-21, F Oct 24, 2014

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    It Actually Seems As If Nvq's Are More Valuable

    Going through jobs websites. it's amazing to see how many jobs require you to have an " NQV or similar in this" "NCSE or equivalent in that". I got to thinking maybe they're more valuable skills wise, especially in particular professions such as teaching assistants and nursing...
    Bethiela Bethiela 18-21, F Jan 12, 2013

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    To all those who are considering university:

    unless you know exactly what you are doing and unless you know that your degree will definitely benefit you in a major way, do not ******* do it. Believe me you won't even see where it came from when the reality hits you in the face. Think carefully and make sure you do it...
    2095TwistedTransistor3684 2095TwistedTransistor3684 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 27, 2014

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    Why Did I Ever Think This Was a Good Idea?

    Ever since January I had been counting down to 17th of September; the day I'd move into university accomodation. The day my life would apparently begin... Yeah. That hasn't exactly gone to plan. Now, almost 200 miles separates me from family and friends. I can't believe I did...
    AmberRoth AmberRoth 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 19, 2009

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    drunkinlove23 drunkinlove23 18-21, F Sep 24, 2014

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    i really do.. i mean these people go to study

    everyday for like 2-3-4 years while there is internet to learn from? why wasting ur years in studying? to get a job? why are youv so self-centered? i mean you can change the world and all you can do is try to get a gob? i am glad i quit university.
    wasseem wasseem 26-30, M Jan 5

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    Why Did I Do This to Myself?

    Everything is so difficult! From figuring out my timetable to actual classes, its such a struggle and in some classes im already fallen behind too far. its only the second week, but iv chosen this uni too faraway from home. it takes me an hour or more to travel in everyday which...
    sunnyP sunnyP 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 22, 2009

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    I am currently study university in UK,

    first year medicine. I am suffering from the social life here horribly. ONe thing I would say is that the DORM I live in do really play a huge role in social life. I'm a very outgoing hyper active person and open to everyone. However, I felt like I'm always judged by how I look...
    uniqueresonance uniqueresonance 18-21, F Dec 13, 2014

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    I hate it, i hate education

    and dont want to be in it. But then on the other hand i dont want a boring 9-5 job. I basically have no other options beside living in england and going to university. Any avice?
    Pinklipsx Pinklipsx 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 16, 2014

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    Why Did I Do This to Myself?

    Everything is so difficult! From figuring out my timetable to actual classes, its such a struggle and in some classes im already fallen behind too far. its only the second week, but iv chosen this uni too faraway from home. it takes me an hour or more to travel in everyday which...
    sunnyP sunnyP 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 22, 2009

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    University

    University,Hate it,Huge mistake,Exams,Not for me,Think I'll leave.
    storywriter2 storywriter2 46-50 Oct 31, 2012

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    Hate It

    but they is nothing i can do but just go with the flow.
    BeingRose BeingRose 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 3, 2011

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    I Intentionally Skipped An Exam

    Thinking of skipping my 2nd exam tomorrow, already skipped one on tuesday and I really dont care what the consequences are….The course am doing has made me hate the whole thing (LAW….TERRIBLE…TERRIBLE LAW), **** University…Its really unlikely i’ll still be there next...
    IhetthisCRAP IhetthisCRAP 18-21 1 Response Jan 11, 2012

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    I am a first year student approaching my end of

    year exams. If I am writing on here it’s because I have no one to confine to. This year has been one of my best alongside the worst moments of my life. By moving out of my home u escaped my hell family and managed to gain some independence. However, this independence has...
    lildiamondintherough lildiamondintherough 16-17, F Apr 4, 2014

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    For my final year (starting September) we get

    to pick all of our own modules for the first time. However my university has barely provided us any choice!! There are only 3 modules to choose from per term and I have to pick 2 per term, what's the point in that!? And if I don't do well this term I won't be able to do a...
    mblo2984 mblo2984 18-21, F Mar 24, 2014

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    So it's coming up to deadline / exam period

    and once again I have no motivation to do any work because I just find it too difficult. I wish I was graduating this year, not sure how I'm going to cope with another year of stress and misery! :(
    mblo2984 mblo2984 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 17, 2014

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    i want to kill myself because i feel like no one has a sense of understanding that i need in my life everyone in this household does not understand my feeling of the downess i have...
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    I am the youngest of 5 siblings. I hate it when people say to me "I wish I had a big family". I can honestly tell you I hate having a big family. The bullying and politics that...
    hickey1976 hickey1976 36-40, F 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    To say I dislike you....hum... I use too, I use to despise you, fear you, avoid you. I spent my childhood, and young womanhood in the clutches of such men. I hated you! You were...
    angeleyes4urpleasure angeleyes4urpleasure 41-45, F 11 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    ahhhh,it's too embarrassing! last night I lost control and cried in front of someone who I was really uncomfortable with in the university :-( and after that every single pesron in...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Apr 29

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    No longer though. Maths was my weakest subject, closely followed by French I think. Sadly for me it meant I could not become a professional engineer or scientist, though over the...
    Perspicares Perspicares 61-65, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I finally finished yesterday. I started university last year, and first year has really been a roller coaster. I feel like university has really made me grow as a person though. I...
    The2ndLaw The2ndLaw 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Mid Semester Final Exam One night Jack Evans, along with his 3 university friends went out drinkinig till late night, as many college students are prone to do, and didn't study...
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    I am so glad I found this forum. I am glad I am not the only one living the Australian lie (not Australian dream). I am born and grew up in Malaysia to Chinese parents. Everybody...
    malaysianinoz malaysianinoz 26-30, M 9 Responses May 4

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    padraig17325 padraig17325 56-60, M 1 Response May 13

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    Conform, concede, conform, concede.False Gods. Death Squads. Blind.When people speak about their military pursuits, I can't help but cringe - what kind of pursuit is that? To train...
    Lunatricks Lunatricks 18-21, F 1 Response May 13

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    I just can't stand guys They don't deserve to be called 'MEN' I hate '********' who abuse women
    MyaA13 MyaA13 13-15, F 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    I absolutely HATE my job, but i am also thankful to have one. I work at the back of a butcher shop, as a cleaner/general assistant, but i work with a bunch of lazy f*ckwits...
    Anth1290 Anth1290 22-25, M 15 hrs ago

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    I despise myself for being so weak, and for showing my weakness to other people. I thought that it was for my best. I thought that it can help me personally, so they can help me...
    ilovesakura ilovesakura 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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    I hate the area I live in I want to run away
    Kittyk22 Kittyk22 22-25, F 11 hrs ago

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    What really grinds my gears is when I try and talk and suggest things to people, they completely ignore me and I hate when people think they're expert enough on things and they...
    agdnn agdnn 26-30, M 11 hrs ago

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    Apparently this needs to be said.. It's possible for someone of any race to be racist against another person of any race. If you hate someone or view them as inferior/superior...
    nodolagem nodolagem 18-21, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    I hate my common dark brown eyes and dark brown hair. If I could choose I'd get rid of my light brown skin for white skin. I'd choose blue or green eyes and would choose soft hair...
    wassup305 wassup305 16-17, F 9 hrs ago

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    Mothers are the best manipulators. Mine knows exactly how to make me hate myself. She knows my weakness, she knows how to hurt me, and she uses it against me every time she tries...
    StuckInABlender StuckInABlender 16-17, F 7 hrs ago

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    I hate it 3 days of hell and no man to be there to cuddle with me
    Selinajudge Selinajudge 18-21, F 4 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    For someone who hates drama and tries to avoid it at all costs, I sure have it in abundance!
    MissTerious4 MissTerious4 36-40, F 5 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I love how I was talking to this man called badass428 and he wanted pics of me and when I kept saying no he blocked me aha this is why I hate men
    ILoveToBeTortured ILoveToBeTortured 18-21, F 9 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Why would they want nud pics? Some r pretending to be down-to-earth but to make u send 'em one. Im not gonna put on fake hollywood bc imma real person but i hate 'em. #thirsty