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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 Jul 6, 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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    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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    This hurts so bad it was broken and dislocated ugh i could really use a prayer I have a lot of physical therapy ahead and I hurt it at gymnastics ....no more gymnastics for 6...
    Karianne6614 Karianne6614 16-17, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I wish I could run away and never look back. My entire childhood was spent dealing with my father who has severe PTSD that has caused him to abuse my entire family for the past 13...
    alexmarie214 alexmarie214 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I love this world. We focus too much on negativity and we focus too much on wilting objects and people's opinions. You are beautiful, look at you! You have a soul. There is life...
    faeryfire faeryfire 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    All 94 luxury villas lie to the Beach front or around the h2o, their common Maldivian architecture Improved by nearly anything from committed butlers to private swimming pools...
    Jeffrybup Jeffrybup 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    True or false? I have seen lots of people say f love , I don't care anymore , put too much trust in a Pearson and gets screwed over.
    stephenrko stephenrko 31-35, M 3 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    I hate myself for all the lies and deception I inflicted on my current boyfriend. I blame my family particularly. I am a cheater and this means I have broken my own value system. I...
    Deadlynightshade5 Deadlynightshade5 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    I am not the actual person who has bullous pephigoid. My mother was diagnosed this past Monday with this nightmarish disease. She was 69 years old this past August and she is a...
    Jules2109 Jules2109 41-45, F Sep 10

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    I haven't been so blessed as to see my guardian angel but I know I must have one. I can think of two instances where he saved my life. The first time was on a youth summer camp...
    thecatholicbookworm thecatholicbookworm 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 11

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    It took 27 years to finally find a word for her type of crazy. I was the golden child up until I decided to rebel against her. She never let me out of the house to go to friends...
    DAWNOFUNSAID DAWNOFUNSAID 26-30, F Sep 13

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    It took 27 years to finally find a word for her type of crazy. I was the golden child up until I decided to rebel against her. She never let me out of the house to go to friends...
    DAWNOFUNSAID DAWNOFUNSAID 26-30, F Sep 13

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    It took 27 years to finally find a word for her type of crazy. I was the golden child up until I decided to rebel against her. She never let me out of the house to go to friends...
    DAWNOFUNSAID DAWNOFUNSAID 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 13

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    It took 27 years to finally find a word for her type of crazy. I was the golden child up until I decided to rebel against her. She never let me out of the house to go to friends...
    DAWNOFUNSAID DAWNOFUNSAID 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 13

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    So me and my boyfriend are living together and we have argued a lot already and we have broken up. Honestly I believe it's a bunch of communication and trust issues and honestly I...
    Chipperme21 Chipperme21 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I left secondary school with passes I never dreamt I would have,it was a shock to me and I was disappointed because I wanted to impress my mother. I live with my dad though , he...
    shelissa shelissa 16-17, F 2 hrs ago

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    Andrew558n8la3 Andrew558n8la3 31-35, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I broke my right ankle this past June playing kickball. My left foot kinda slipped and then my right foot just snapped all the way to the right. It was absolutely horrifying. I was...
    lawsoncr lawsoncr 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    Hi. Please read this cause I would like to explain a concept lots of you seems to misunderstand. There I was forcing laughters faking smiles. Lying to myself that I'm actually...
    TheLadyYves TheLadyYves 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 22

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    My disease takes up my whole life. Spending weeks at any time in hospital. For surgery or treatment to strengthen my bones. I was born to late. Had I been born a few years later...
    legendgirl legendgirl 18-21, F Sep 2

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    Mental😞🔫 Two years straight I barely finished a plate Whenever I did eat I purged not too long after All the weight I was losing My bones were protruding My food still...
    Suicidekisses Suicidekisses 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    To create a best area for a kid, it's important to just take superior advices while in the posting that has matters a couple of decision of coloration, lights, household furniture...
    Yolandajn652 Yolandajn652 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    Out of the Dark~ I long for the time of endless slumber, for the lights, and midnight parades. The clowns, whose masks only accentuate their madness, cannot hide in this stillness...
    Aurinne Aurinne 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    On 21st June, I left the UK to move to Spain for two months while working as an au pair in Murcia. The family I worked for and lived with was only a little boy, his mum and dad but...
    kittytwright kittytwright 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 29

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    0Check in X Beta I'm Viewing This! Keep track of every little thing you check out; notify your folks. In the event your account is linked with Facebook and you've got turned on...
    Ardellaeh Ardellaeh 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 1

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    You hope your holiday will go beautifully. So do we. But if one thing goes Mistaken, you need to have journey insurance coverage that normally takes care of you.Perth, Perth and...
    Devon1739q Devon1739q 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 4

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    Another morning in tears. Just bought a pretty bird solar light fixture, dropped and broke it because I have trouble holding things with RA hands. Third thing I broke this week...
    Pearl190 Pearl190 61-65, F 2 Responses Sep 5

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    God keeps sending fragile and broken people into my life. I had a man with a good job, he gave me money to buy things.. but I was extremely unhappy. I ended it after 2 years...
    ShirleyPaul ShirleyPaul 51-55, F Sep 4

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    Something's are too broken to be fixed, no matter how hard you try. You can put as much time into it as you want, even if it looks fixed there's still the scar where it broke and...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    This is the story of me and a boy named joey a met on a teen program in my cruise. We're still friends after all of this, but I'm scared that we'll never get back together because...
    SteffXRocker SteffXRocker 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    I feel broken. First, in the sense that I am clearly... wrong. Is it still good to be yourself when it brings you nothing but pain? I don't think so. I don't think there is a...
    Aurinne Aurinne 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 25

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    well i have mention about my ex urooj my first love who broke me apart and left me all alone . after urooj i met a girl on ep her name is maimoona. she is the most wonderfull...
    hasank hasank 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 25

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    My childhood was hell. No family and no friends. Just bullies who had nothing beater to do than steal my clothes or knock me off my bike. When I was 12 got beaten up really badly I...
    Skye1997 Skye1997 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 30

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    I Have a Broken Heart I met him four years ago, we never grew up together so I didn’t see him for what he was: my cousin. Yes I know, gross. I know. I know. I always knew. But I...
    danee012 danee012 18-21, F Sep 3

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    My mom, she's never here. She doesn't notice how my smile's so cracked And through the cracks you can hear my sobs. She doesn't hold me when I'm falling apart inside. When I was...
    IvyEstelle IvyEstelle 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 3

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    This day,a piece of my broken soul has finally fallen,the wound that never healed has eventually dropped it's last drop of blood,and all the pain ceased in more pain.I have at last...
    theWolfUndertheMoon theWolfUndertheMoon 22-25 2 Responses Sep 12

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    Lots and lots of friends you can make up for the school friends I don't have
    ZebraUnicorn ZebraUnicorn 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I call my self the broken angel I was raped when I was 13 and ever since then I've been broken
    Southernsweetie101 Southernsweetie101 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 23

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