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I Have Experienced Many Losses

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 217 People

    My Fathers Remarriage

    I can't believe that it's been less than 3 months and my father has already found a new wife. I'm still in mourning and I really don't know what to do
    Juiceyangel333 Juiceyangel333 22-25, F 5 Responses Sep 25, 2013

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    Wondering How To Forgive

    this is the first story im telling and probably one of the hardest.... when i was 15 years old i lost my baby brother. he was not actually a baby he was 11 years 1 month 1 week and 1 day old, but he was my baby brother. i was liveing in a group home ( witch is anouther story in...
    Thingswillchange Thingswillchange 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 28, 2012

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    Long Story...But Found My Purpose!

    I grew up in Portugal; I was born in Lisbon and lived there until the age of 18. I have one sister who is 12 years older than me. She became my "mom” when our mother died. I was 12. ​ My mother was a very connected person to higher knowledge, she cleared home space and used...
    shambalah shambalah 36-40, F May 3, 2013

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    The Worst Year - 2010

    My cousin got in a car accident in 2000 which left him paralyzed. By January 2010, he was having issues. Both legs were amputated then bed sores...he lost the battle. He was 28. Then February 2010, my grandfather lost his battle with diabetes. The rest of the year went by...
    FrenchApple FrenchApple 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 1, 2013

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    My Brothers Keeper Part 1

    I still remember my brothers voices, there facial expressions, even how long there nails were. On October 31, 2001 Halloween night I experienced one of the worst nights of my life. I was only 10 years old. My mother had six kids my sister, then twin boys, another boy, another boy...
    inulover1319 inulover1319 18-21, F Sep 5, 2012

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    Lost And Lose

    i was born in jakarta, indonesia, and grow up there too, till now. my dad from curup, bengkulu, indonesia. half Chinese half indonesia my mom from wonogiri, central java, indonesia. pure indonesian i am the 1st born and i have 1 sister and 1 brother. my mom came from a poor...
    phoespha phoespha 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 22, 2013

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    Some of my greatest losses in life have happened in the last months.  I always pride myself on being a strong person but hit after hit does change you as a person.  I overcame losing my family, my son, and so many other things in my life.  I look back now and think...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 16 Responses Jul 27, 2009

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    March 19th

    My firstborn daughter, Elena Jolie, was born on March 19th, years ago. My friend's son, Adrian, had the same birthday, but he was younger. EJ and Adrian both died. If I can find the strength, I would like to start a non-profit agency to do fund raising in order to help the...
    FeelingOrange FeelingOrange 46-50, F Mar 19, 2013

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    Journey Of Hearts

    Loss is a common experience that can be encountered many times during a lifetime; it does not discriminate for age, race, sex, education, economic status, religion, or nationality. Each of person travels on his or her own unique journey in experiencing of the loss. Each...
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 11, 2010

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    Lost Of Many

    Starting at a very young age I learned what death was I lost one of my grandmas to breast cancer never really getting the chance to no her just pictures of her and stories. At the age of 7 I lost my uncle the closest man to me other than my dad. Then a year after I lost my aunt...
    Shay121 Shay121 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 25, 2013

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    12

    My loss count since 2007? 12. Four friends and acquaintances (2 of them suicides), all four grandparents, an aunt, my childhood dog, and two cousins. I (along with the rest of my family) am a wee bit exhausted.
    nerdycyclist nerdycyclist 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 21, 2012

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    Friends Come And Go..

    I wish I could say that I still had the same friends for the last 4 years. I wish that I couldn't say the bad things really do come in threes. But it's proven to be very correct in to many cases to count. I always was the loud girl; the one that once we had introductions, I would...
    aisydaisy aisydaisy 13-15, F Nov 5, 2012

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    I have lost to many of those I love to count

    but I miss you all and love you I know you are in a better place I just wish I could hear all their voices once more or at least hug them <3
    BabyDuchanne BabyDuchanne 16-17, F Jun 14

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    Too Many Loves, Too Many Losses

    Sometimes I wonder whether dying would be better. I've lost too much. My beautiful six year old daughter, Izzie,muddied seven years ago in an RTA. My husband died with her. A dangerous driver had collided head on. That driver had been driving on the wrong side of the road...
    SummerRainSparkles SummerRainSparkles 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 17, 2013

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    Both Material And Emotional

    Material losses come and go and are only significant when there is an emotional component such as a picture. Emotional losses are harder to discount. I've lost two dogs over the years and both I remember very fondly as loyal pets who always looked to you for their...
    PrairieDog71 PrairieDog71 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 10, 2012

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    My Loss

    i have loss: ruben(brother) hannah(sister) olive(great anut) nana(My fathers mother) aunt(my fathers sister) twilight oscar rosie dot tom andy jerry mellony(great aunt)
    sfive sfive 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 19, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I first experienced this when I was 21. I was in police academy and went to a friends house for a party. I was pretry intoxicated and started downing myself soon I was crying...
    robmiller robmiller 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 7

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    When I was younger (8-11) I would occasionally have visual hallucinations, during these times, I was also extremely paranoid. I was always depressed. The thing is, my family didn't...
    ThistleAndWeeds ThistleAndWeeds 31-35, F Sep 26

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    Last night I woke up at 2am to my bedroom door open. I always shut my door and I have French style doors so it's not as if they could have just open on their own. So I closed them...
    luckixoxo06 luckixoxo06 18-21, F Oct 7

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    I am sure many of you have leaned a plethora of life lessons, so I am not reinventing the wheel here, but I find it more curious that some people seem to inately know how to live...
    chatty1962 chatty1962 51-55, F Oct 6

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    I always let little things hurt me.. Mostly because i am very sensitive which doesnt always end in good results.. Ive been through soo many different stages that i dont even know...
    believexo believexo 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 27

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    I'm a clingy bundle of problems how the hell do I have friends
    CanYouHearTheSilence CanYouHearTheSilence 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 15

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    I like to share my pet peeves experiences with all EP members and my friends :). There's a thin line where I can tolerate some and some I cannot. Just like the recent question I...
    msunique1989 msunique1989 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    I get asked if I have friends quite a lot. One of my teachers, who I think just feels bad for me, asked me if I had any friends. She was concerned for me and wanted me to join FBLA...
    laurynnm43 laurynnm43 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 28

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    If you have read my other story that I posted in this experience, you would know I lost a lot of important people throughout my life, people who I love dearly, I posted that story...
    Secret179688 Secret179688 18-21 Oct 10

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    I totally forgot my user name and password for EP! I made another account to see what my profile user was and it turns out I was forgetting the p in my user lol. I'm so glad I got...
    alicep67904 alicep67904 13-15, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    I and my friend in HS and after used to double date in his dad's huge old Lincoln and go to drive in movies.. me and my girl in the back seat and him and his girl in front.. Lots...
    OkCountryBoy OkCountryBoy 66-70, M 2 Responses Sep 30

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    I'm annoyed that e p deleted my posts that were funny. So what if the had some cu s sing in them? They were funny! I had a funny story to write about but you deleted it! What does...
    bettygingham bettygingham 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 9

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    I miss someone Who I used to talk to every morning and afternoon. I used to eat with her. She was a pretty much older lady. She worked at my school. When I found out she died. I...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Oct 11

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    One of the earliest lessons I learned as a child was that if you looked away from something, it might not be there when you looked back. - John Edgar Wideman
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M Oct 11

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    Do not wait for anybody or anything. Do whatever you can. Build your hope on none. Swami Vivekananda.
    DelightedRaj DelightedRaj 31-35 6 days ago

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    what else can i say. Im not needy, there are just things i feel i need that i don't get.
    penaleliscio penaleliscio 22-25 3 days ago

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    My solicitor wants to phone me to find out what's happening with a certain, case. I've no idea and I hate talking about it on the phone. Not only that, they can't find the culprit...
    cmdoran cmdoran 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    EP is running really slow now. If you're talking to me just add me on Facebook. Alaya Aiden Rivera.
    AlayaRi AlayaRi 18-21, F 20 hrs ago

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    Werblin's partners, Townsend B. Martin, Leon Hess, Donald C. Lillis, and Philip H. Iselin, had a slipping out with Werblin about the way in which the group was operate—even...
    Willy52yt Willy52yt 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 25

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    I have experienced horrific racisim from two managers at hotel du vin Brighton One of the was my boss who acts like a man and dresses in men's clothes and her hair is totally...
    Evauk Evauk 31-35, F Oct 9

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    What is love? We search for definition, and meaning behind an emotion so highly regarded and used. Love, has such a variable meaning, and each has their own definition. I have...
    malicethedevil malicethedevil 31-35, M 2 Responses Oct 1

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    Almost a year ago, the love of my life left me for another man, whom she had a child with. We were together for almost 12 years and besides our kids, I've never loved another human...
    midwesterndad74 midwesterndad74 46-50, M 3 Responses Oct 13

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    My experiences have been both good and bad. I am interested in sharing what others have experienced. Thank you.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 24

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    I don't know if it's paranormal or sleep paralysis but tonight before I woke up for work I felt being held down and seeing images of a person or devil with horns and seeing shadows...
    nicolv32 nicolv32 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 16

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    I have just started college, I have been bullied for the past 6 years at primary school and high school, I have experienced terrible moments. My girlfriend left me during February...
    SidneyCoughlan SidneyCoughlan 16-17, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Magic. Magically the tenants changed in my house in the way that surprises me. When OG moved out, the same day Donkey Skin moved in. Later on when they met at Christmas time in my...
    redribbonbook redribbonbook 46-50 23 hrs ago

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    I can't believe I'm writing this because I honestly never thought I would. I'm no longer pathetically in love with someone I will never have. Today I saw a picture of her. It...
    Sapphire14 Sapphire14 18-21, F 22 hrs ago

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    Yeah, I wonder how many females have falling in love with me or something. Maybe it's because of my man-like face, lol. Seriously though, I have so many girls that fell for me ever...
    YoungSwagTheRapper YoungSwagTheRapper 16-17, M 1 Response Oct 11

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    yeah sure that makes more sense in investin u r time in ..yes have added many as am in the phase of selecting some close friends from the many!
    romell romell 36-40, M 2 days ago

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    I have accumulated many in the past 2 years
    iamokaynow iamokaynow 31-35, M Oct 6

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    First off, I have been dying to say that a lot of these posts are only random in context and are actually relevant to the person XD Including myself, haha. Anyway. I had someone...
    PerspectiveDetective PerspectiveDetective 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 25

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    I think I have too many beautiful friends that I lust after, most of which there are many good reasons for me to stay away from, but some of them are still very tempting sometimes
    DefianceUK DefianceUK 26-30, M 3 Responses Sep 30

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    I really have learned from my mistakes and I feel today I learned a lot. I won't go into great detail because I doubt anyone on here cares. I'm not saying that in a pout and...
    HONAW HONAW 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 2