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I Have Accepted That I Am No Longer Cool

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    I Used To Be But No Longer - i think i used to be cool, or thought i was, or did a passable imitation of it. but then i got bitter and sort of just let everything go. when ithought...
    emilystrange105 emilystrange105 26-30, F Jan 2, 2012

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    Hah... - Never have been and never will be...
    BloodyTale BloodyTale 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 14, 2013

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    I Think It's Pretty Cool Actually..... - that I've just accepted this!.......   
    lostbird lostbird 51-55, F 3 Responses Jul 6, 2008

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    Cool For Cats - Don't think I ever was and do you know what the COOL thing is? I don't care lol
    Eggyegg Eggyegg 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 4, 2011

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    Riiiiiiiiiiight - No longer cool.... more like I was never cool to begin with. Really though, that's okay I may have wished once or twice (okay more than twice while I was growing...
    MissKissMyFrog MissKissMyFrog 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 3, 2012

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    At Least I Don't Wipe Bugers On My Own Pillow - I try not to get too bossy with superior grown-upness with my children.  I don't want to be a "because I said so"...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Nov 11, 2007

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    Now Can't Remember When I Was -   I never was one of the cool kids in high school.  While I ran for class office a couple times, I never won an election. While I may...
    gladiate gladiate 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 30, 2009

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    I have never been cool my entire life. For all my 19 years on this planet I have been one of the most uncool people I know...and I love it.
    BeefStromi BeefStromi 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 18

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    The cry of equality , tolerance and diversity is a classic underhanded method of subverting society, They champion some minority who they portray as victims. And divide and conquer...
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    I have a addiction to cokes I had 60$ for about a week know I only have left is 20 something all from cokes
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    I always thought that because my girlfriend can't give me everything I want that makes it imperfect. But really the closest thing to perfect is your own perfect. Because it that's...
    FullofFood FullofFood 16-17, M 15 hrs ago

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    I've been thinking when I turn 16 I'm going to divorce my parents
    funnygirl32226 funnygirl32226 13-15, F Mar 22

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    Well I just blocked some of my family I hate to be like this but they caused this not me
    funnygirl32226 funnygirl32226 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    U dont understand tho. And u never will. Idk what parents I'm coming home to? Jesus freaks that care about what I'm doing every second? Awesome parents? Or maybe the parents...
    sleepingolipiercedthebronx sleepingolipiercedthebronx 13-15, F Mar 28

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    I found out in 2011 that I contracted genital herpes. I had an extremely hard time dealing with it. I have been going to counseling since and trying to deal with. I have accepted...
    staciema1350 staciema1350 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    Intramarine Isolation Syndrome. It is what I have, my disease. Cool. Quiet. Sometimes green, sometimes blue. Dark, or shining in the sun, but it always feels like no one ever...
    WickedScullyOfTheWest WickedScullyOfTheWest 31-35, F Apr 6

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    I'm a 18 year old naturalista!! I've been natural for 4 years. 2 after the big chop. I just wanted to say how I feel as though I've come a long way, and have a longer journey ahead...
    PerfectlyImperfect13 PerfectlyImperfect13 18-21, F Mar 25

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    I wish everyone could enter my mind when I'm dreaming! My dreams are so cool and full of action, comedy, drama etc. the only thing I dislike about my dreams is how in the mornings...
    HiAlNa HiAlNa 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I have a huge, caring, supportive extended family! I have eight siblings, seven in-laws, and one ex-in-law that is still close to the family (and to my sister). At last count I...
    usedchild usedchild 56-60, M 4 days ago

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    I don't really get a long with most gay men that much. I find them very childish and self-centered in many ways. I see a great many with alcohol and drug problem and other problems...
    TanTwink TanTwink 22-25, M 23 hrs ago

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    I was born an only child to an older Mom and Dad. My parents had high expectations of me ever since they had my intelligence tested at 6. I was put on ADHD medicine at 7 for better...
    FadingCloud FadingCloud 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 31

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    A Decision I Made... Years Ago. To have and to hold from this day forward. Sept 15, 2001 on this date I informed my spouse and said "I was going to transition into a woman, many...
    Trisha60ts Trisha60ts 61-65, T 3 Responses Mar 24

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    It's difficult everyday just looking at myself in the mirror. Currently I'm emotionally drained because I don't feel accepted by anybody and my family does not understand me so I...
    AngelK2010 AngelK2010 22-25, F Apr 4

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    She just turned 14 in January. Her name's Quinn. Im like 3 years and a month older then her because my bday is in December. I love her alot and want to protect her but since she is...
    LandonS LandonS 16-17, M Mar 18

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    Two last night! In the first, I was still in highschool I guess. I was on the bus ride home after a long and exhausting day and the girl sitting next to me asked if I wanted to go...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 18

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    Growing up was fun for me... Until like around 7th grade. My sister is 3 years younger than me. I'm 14 and she's 11. I've always been taller than her until the beginning of 7th...
    unclecj4 unclecj4 13-15, M Mar 24

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    Pressure- ~Katie~ You stand in front of a full length mirror. Staring, Thinking...
    ThisIsMordor ThisIsMordor 13-15, F 4 Responses Apr 2

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    My biological father desired a title that was NEVER his to claim. Rather he failed to impress me as best I can put it. My stepfather took back my mother even after she had an...
    StandoffishBrat StandoffishBrat 18-21 1 Response Apr 4

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    Sometimes I wonder, which is more frustrating, not to be accepted for who you really are or to be accepted for who you really are not. Most people don't like fakes and yet when you...
    zoiera zoiera 26-30, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Tonight is the first time in years that I've been accepted by new people for the fact that I am a virgin. For years I've been experiencing verbal abuse because I have kept my...
    SeaunAtchison SeaunAtchison 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    There's a bartender at a tavern I hang out at who only works there on Saturdays. I would drive there to home from work just to have lunch during her shift. I would always share...
    barefootfan29 barefootfan29 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    Forced to Be Catholic-The only thing I dislike about my stepfather is the issue of religion. In order to save my surely damned soul eternal fire I was baptized Catholic shortly...
    StandoffishBrat StandoffishBrat 18-21 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    In a good way of course :) What I mean is, I think it would be cool if people could be blunt and that would be okay. Examples: Go to someone's house for dinner, but say you...
    SkipperSkips SkipperSkips 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    I only NOW think that furries are cool. I first I was judging the negative propaganda that the haters were saying.. which meant the whole "unhealthy ...... with animals" thing. I...
    Ruru88 Ruru88 18-21, F Mar 21

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    I'm not cool enough for my bf, he's trying to teach me how to play his favorite game and I'm just getting frustrated and I don't care because it's a ******* game and it's not going...
    svsanch svsanch 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    I think im cool but i never get hit up for nothing :(
    2girls1kyle 2girls1kyle 18-21, M Mar 27

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    This was originally for an Accutane survivor thread/forum. I took Accutane as a senior in High School. I had acne, it was bad, not terrible, but bad. I disliked having acne, but...
    Anon010101 Anon010101 22-25, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Superbad Boob Punch - This is one my most favorite parts of this movie. Reason being, what was meant to be a friendly gesture between Evan to Becca turns into a moment of extreme...
    RockingTheCarhartts RockingTheCarhartts 41-45, M Mar 20

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    Okay so like first me and my whole family were getting high and **** and then like we went inside and me and my mom started arguing and then I left and ended up at school and like...
    alisssa99 alisssa99 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    Guys: if you have an iPhone download the app Smash Hit. It's beyond addicting and cool. That is all. -Naty
    Naty13 Naty13 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    The days last longer. The sun comes up earlier. You can do so much outdoor activities. People seem happier in the summer. :) More active.
    Philli8807 Philli8807 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    Truth is I don't think I've ever had any Self Esteem or Confidence. I say that only because looking back throughout my life I cannot recall a time where I was truly okay with being...
    needinganescape needinganescape 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    For some reason I can't make guy friends and I'm a guy. Looking back at my life I used to have a lot. In high school I only had a couple guy friends, and now I literally have none...
    Experiencezzzz Experiencezzzz 18-21, M Apr 1

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    Indeed, I do have an icy punch. Of course, that's just a cooler way of telling you that I have really cold hands. I guess my hands aren't sensitive to cold, and aren't really...
    DarksBane DarksBane 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 4

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    So I just had a dream about the zombie apocalypse. Well, kinda. There were zombies but it wasn't like the walking dead or something. They were pretty smart. Except, it was against...
    yourguardianangel9613 yourguardianangel9613 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 19

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    I just got interviewed in PULP- it's a magazine and events company. It is in charge of bringing rock and kpop artists in the country. The venue is quite accessible since the...
    huangzichen huangzichen 18-21, F Mar 20

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    So when I was 16 I was going behind my parents backs and sleeping with my boyfriend. This had gone on for a long time. One night I had a dream that my mom found out about it and...
    Nessybabi Nessybabi 18-21, F Mar 25

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    I got accepted in this large company which handles malls and condominiums! Luckily, my position will be dynamic since i get to be part of the events, creatives and marketing...
    huangzichen huangzichen 18-21, F Mar 27

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    Being thin and wanting to lose weight are more accepted than being fat or wanting to gain weight.
    underageloner underageloner 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    That person is no longer a part of my life, but I hesitate to add "unfortunately." I feel as though I was blessed to know that person even if only temporarily. Some people are like...
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness 70+ 6 days ago

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    Guys and girls are accepted, username is the same here
    Nny7 Nny7 13-15, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I have been since I was about 6 my mum used 2 do my nails then. It soon developed of my own accord where I wore tighs I just loved hw they looked and felt. But not long after I was...
    apwnn apwnn 16-17, M 3 Responses Mar 16