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I Have Broken Lots of Bones

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    Handle With Care - My Fractured Arms And Broken Knee Cap

    Back in November 2011, I fell down a step and shattered my patella (knee cap). I needed surgery to pin it back together. The fracture healed quickly, it took the usual 6 weeks to fuse back together, but five months later I am still on crutches and trying to get my knee to bend...
    celticep celticep 41-45, F Mar 28, 2012

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    I'm Dangerous

    Well all my life I do dangerous things and am always getting hurt. The first time I broke a bone I was five and was sitting on a tee branch and fell over by accident and broke my right wrist. The second time I broke a bone was when I was seven and was rough housing with one of my...
    aliejameson aliejameson 16-17, F Jan 9, 2013

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    Every Birthday.

    It would seem that every birthday I break something. Last school year was my first year of college. I was involved in an intramural soccer team, and I got really excited about playing! I wasn't too terribly good at the sport, but I enjoyed it and was meeting some new people. That...
    sociallyawkward3 sociallyawkward3 18-21, F Nov 15, 2012

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    The Scariest Moment Of My Young Life

    Moments ago I was perfectly able. Moments ago, I was ready to conquer the world. Just moments ago, I was enjoying a hot summer day on the lake, celebrating my Dad's birthday with my family. Moments ago I was flung from the back of a jet ski at close to 70 mph. In the next few...
    sociallyawkward3 sociallyawkward3 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 6, 2013

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    Too Many to Count

    It might be easier to say what I haven't broken than what I have but here goes.   My hip, both legs, both arms multiple times, my nose, my feet, my ribs myfingers and my jaw.  I think that covers it but I have been ins so many accidents that I may have forgotten some...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 3 Responses May 17, 2008

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    More Times Than I Care To Remember

    I was born with brittle bone disease which means my bones break incredibly easily. That combined with the fact that I am accident prone means I have broken over 100 bones at least 3 times. I can remember that when I was 5 I was reaching was a sweet and I broke my arm. The next...
    MikeyG133 MikeyG133 18-21, M May 14, 2013

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    Titanium

    I have a lovely ski-pole type titanium rod that runs through my shin bone and is bolted in at the knee and ankle.   Its true what all those old people said about feeling weather changes in thier battered joints.   This leg is like a freaking weathervane...
    9horses 9horses 31-35, F May 26, 2008

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    Lets Think...

    I have broken both wrists a few times, all of my fingers a few times, my right elbow, left collarbone, multiple ribs, my left knee, both ankles multiple times and my nose a lot. My knee still aches a lot and my ankles pop when I rotate them. My fingers are crooked and my left...
    WhoMadeWho WhoMadeWho 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 9, 2013

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    Quad Amputee Fallen Down 4 Flights Of Stairs 4 Days Ago

    I am quad amputee as u can guess by the title and the other day I was at school just about to go into the lift. Unfortunatly the stairs are righ beside the lift. My wheelchair toppled and I with it. I broke my pelvis in 16 places. 12 of my ribs and what was left of my arm has...
    Casteria Casteria 18-21, M Jun 18, 2013

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    Lots Is a Relative Term, Lol

    nose, left arm twice, right arm once, both hands, several fingers and one thumb, both legs, collarbone, skull, and sternum.  Never broke any two at the same time - LOTS of time in casts, lol.
    shortynlucy shortynlucy 46-50 1 Response Jul 31, 2008

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    Alot

    I have had alot of broken bones. I'm 18 and I've had i think  broken bones. My first broken bone was my Elbow when i was only 18 MONTHS OLD lol!!!!! then i broke my arm at the wrist, both bones straight through at three, then 4 bones in my foot and ankle at the same time...
    L1B3R83R L1B3R83R 18-21, M Mar 10, 2010

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    Where to Begin

    Well... I am more than just a bit accident prone! It's like someone is out to get me... fortunately someone better is protecting me! My little finger on my right hand has been broken twice. My right foot has been broken in five places at one time. I broke one rib on the...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M Sep 2, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    The latest addition to my list of broken bones.
    legendgirl legendgirl 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    One time I broke an arm, i was 11, my mum usually tells me if she cleaned the stairs but hat time she didn't, so i slipped done and fell on my right arm and broke it. my big...
    1993george 1993george 18-21, M Aug 3

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    I've broken my tail bone and I've fractured my ankle. I want to know what bones all y'all have broken?
    hellerpeople hellerpeople 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    (Sorry for grammar mistakes. English is not my native language) It's a long and complicated story. So i will start with the background. I spent most of my life closed in my home...
    Valiosc2 Valiosc2 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 12

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    When I was 18 I got diagnosed with chronic pancreatitis and have had lots of test done but still live everyday in pain. Is this normal for pancreatitis or has anyone have this...
    Josh3945 Josh3945 18-21, M Jul 23

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    If you are feeling jealous - or someone close to you is - Don't feel ashamed (if you are the jealous person), or try to make them feel ashamed. Two reasons: 1) Feelings walk in...
    SmartKat SmartKat 46-50, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    You Know They Don't Love You Back When... Symptoms of Lovesickness One Broken Heart Too Many Unwiped Tears That E m p t y Feeling Pain. Lots and lots and lots and lots...
    melXlo melXlo 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 30

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    Zombies, Zombies Everywhere!! I was with this group of people, on a normal day on our way to a sort of Job Fair . We walked through the parking lot of a some chain stores when we...
    Shad0wCat Shad0wCat 18-21, F 8 Responses Jul 31

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    I am not my mistakes, not my unsaid apologies. I am not my past. I forget this, all the time. I need to engrain into my head that I am made of lovely skin and strong bones- not...
    sleevesandbracelets sleevesandbracelets 16-17, F Aug 1

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    I'm a 41 year old Irish male living in London. I was diagnosed with AS in 1989 when I was 16 years old. My 20s and early 30s were really bad with constant pain, fatigue and...
    Yossarian73 Yossarian73 41-45, M Aug 12

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    Every night since I was 5 i believe. I remember more nightmares than nice random dreams. Lots of flying when i was younger until recently last month. Lots of shadows and places I...
    xHI5x xHI5x 22-25 3 Responses Jul 22

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    How To Stop Loving Someone Who Does Not Love You. 1. When he starts distancing himself from you, do not restring bridges with your own sinew. You will find yourself two months...
    butterfliesndut butterfliesndut 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 24

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    Why does splitting up hurt so much when it was my decision to end it? Around February this year my ex-girlfriend persuaded me to try giving our relationship another go. We had...
    Rafamac Rafamac 41-45, M 4 Responses Jul 26

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    It all started when my mom and stepdad, let my aunt and her boyfriend rent a house from them. The contract that came with it was, 'if something in the house, or outside got broken...
    crazyhyperkid crazyhyperkid 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 31

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    I'm completely lost. I've been playing the Irish sport of hurling since I was four years old and fell in love with it. I even played for my county. Over the years I've had...
    aliken98 aliken98 16-17, F 4 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Property homeowners can do their own personal inspections should they know very well what to search for. However, a foundation inspection by a professional is a fairly reduced...
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    To Medicate - or Not. I hope my story & experience can help someone else that is struggling with Anxiety and Depression and is worried about taking medication. I think I have...
    ALynn007 ALynn007 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    When I was 18, my friends and I was at a party drinking and having a good time. Late into the party a guy came in and said his car broke down. So we thought we would go out in...
    dawg62 dawg62 51-55, T Aug 12

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    It was a bright sunny afternoon. I had joined the organization that day and was very excited to start afresh after passing out of college and experience the challenges after that...
    aniruddh1984 aniruddh1984 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Joshua603a4yn8 Joshua603a4yn8 31-35, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    broken home doesn't mean broken dreams. It's only broken home not broken me or broken attitude.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 31

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    a lot of people I meet say they have a broken heart because of love.. that's not my case, well part of my case is love, is that I love people too much.. but in return I do not feel...
    Starz93 Starz93 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 28

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    When I was in 6th grade, I used to have an ultimate crush... Let's just say his name is Daniel... Daniel here is my classmate since 3rd grade... He is actually one of my boy best...
    DarkAngel483 DarkAngel483 13-15, F Jul 26

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    Become a victualler.A victualler makes food and different provides within the game, that have effects almost like potions. Food ingredients and wood, like alchemic ingredients...
    mmogooglegame mmogooglegame 22-25, M Jul 27

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    From a separated man who is being cheated onTo The Light Giver,I am wretchedI am fallenI am brokenI lie in liesI cover my wounds with my own broken glassI am ashamed and covered...
    wiseprotector wiseprotector 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 13

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    hey all ! ... this is important and big. can i have a small time of yours, just little.. few minutes.. i sign up here around a year back to share my story with people and i did. i...
    heartless2 heartless2 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    This is a group to help people with sadness in their lives, if you wanna become part of this group guys, message heartless2, the creator of this group, for info. We don't judge at...
    TheGuy147 TheGuy147 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 22

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    Your damned if you do, and your damned if you don't So you might as well do whatever you want. So, make lots of noise Kiss lots of boys. Or kiss lots of girls if that's...
    BENDrowned BENDrowned 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I am broken and scared beyond that you can imagine, I'm tired of my family of this life of my dreams of my heart of being me! I do wanna be myself but that what broke me my family...
    catxfreak catxfreak 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 27

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    I am broken, i feel soo broken, all i can do is cry cuz i cant say what i really feel cuz i would hurt a lot of people
    desirejanice desirejanice 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 30

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    hey all ! ... this is important and big. can i have a small time of yours, just little.. few minutes.. i sign up here around a year back to share my story with people and i did. i...
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    hey all ! ... this is important and big. can i have a small time of yours, just little.. few minutes.. i sign up here around a year back to share my story with people and i did. i...
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    hey all ! ... this is important and big. can i have a small time of yours, just little.. few minutes.. i sign up here around a year back to share my story with people and i did. i...
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    hey all ! ... this is important and big. can i have a small time of yours, just little.. few minutes.. i sign up here around a year back to share my story with people and i did. i...
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