I Have Been Single For Many Years

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    More the 20 Years

    I left my husband when my daughter was 5 1/2 months old. She is now 26. While my children were young I chose not to date. I didn't want a stream of men coming and going through our home, nor did I want my children exposed to relationships that may not have worked out. So for many...
    CagedRaven CagedRaven
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jun 27, 2009

    Tired of singleness.

    I grew up a rather shy and timid boy. I was the younger of two siblings in a very small European family living in South Africa. I did, however have friends. Usually I was content with one or two close friends. As a young boy, more of my friends were girls than boys. And for most...
    Designerdan Designerdan
    22-25, M
    Jul 27, 2009

    So I've been single for about 4 1/2 years.

    Pretty much by choice. I am not complaining. I love my life. I'm a mom and I've chosen to put my son before everything. There are too many sickos out there. To me, it's not worth the risk. Sure, I see couples and I'm like, aaaawwww, I want that. I quickly snap myself back to...
    lostinmommyview lostinmommyview
    31-35, F
    Dec 30, 2014
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