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I Have Explored Abandoned Houses

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    Brrrrrrr !

    I was 14 as boy scout, at the time of a hike, round 4pm, we pass by a isolated house. Deserted garden, damaged railings. We decide to enter, just to see what inside. Stairs are invaded by grass, main door not closed. Entering in the little hall, an intense mildew odour get in our...
    juliegirlie juliegirlie 41-45, M Jan 20, 2012

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    Pairs Mountain

    I live on a mountain called pairs MT. in greenville,sc. They're are lots of ghost stories about the mountain. screaming in the woods (which i've heard more than one), the top of the mountain has a ghost, etc. I've lived here for 13 going on 14 years. Pairs mt use to be all farm...
    enemyinthemirror enemyinthemirror 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 22, 2012

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    Southeast South Dakota

    In this area there are many abandoned farms. One of my favorite things to do is to sneak into the old houses and take a lot of pictures. I always go in the daytime so any spirit activity is at a minimum but it can be found. In one house that is still in fairly good shape I got a...
    vonreich vonreich 41-45, M Aug 16, 2012

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    The House On The Path

    One night last summer me,2 of my sisters, my brother and one of our friends were walking at night. we had been walking for about 15 minutes just enjoying the night (while breaking some laws i won't talk about in this story ;D ) and they started talking about this alcohol I had...
    jaydefairy jaydefairy 18-21, F Dec 29, 2011

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    Mill Town

    There's this abandoned mill town 10 or so miles from my parent's house. It was a hosiery mill, and like most old mill towns the factory was powered by water. There's a dam behind the factory. The employees lived in houses all around the factory--there was a church and a general...
    ObliviousPunk ObliviousPunk 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2011

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    My Number1 Past Time

    I used to do this alot, you never know what you are going to find. Sometimes an old house tells a story. I like to expore the attics of old houses
    mulder mulder 26-30 May 17, 2012

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    More Like Breaking And Entering

    And we found some weird shizz in a supposedly "haunted" house! O.O
    deadmoon deadmoon 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 1, 2011

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    With My Dad 9/13/2011

    Well, apparently my abandoned house in Hartford, Maine pics are not showing up so I took some advice and got a Photobucket account.  You can view it here:  http://s1090.photobucket.com/albums/i366/Haley10016/Abandoned%20House/ So I went with dad this Tuesday to explore Hartford...
    HaleyBloodRedRose1995 HaleyBloodRedRose1995 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 17, 2011

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    Memories & Energy

    Old buildings often give off vibes, and sometimes I can even sense memories or past events. That doesn't happen very often though. Mostly its just energy. I love rummaging through old abandoned houses. Never know what you might find. I good inspection of it's back yard could also...
    FellidayaFiresong FellidayaFiresong 31-35, F Aug 27, 2012

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    Looking For Hidden Treasure

    I love to explore abandoned houses for what you might find inside...and sometimes can buy some of the items you have found in them...sure you can just keep some of the stuff but I am talking about very personal items..because of living here in Northern CA you can find them all...
    PoppaBear53 PoppaBear53 56-60, M Nov 8, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I got cancer and my friends left me. I feel like they abandoned me when I most needed them. People suck.
    odditblue odditblue 46-50, F Aug 29

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    Born into a single mother home. Raised by my mother, live-in aunt and more than either of those two my grandparents. Closest to my nana who died the day after my 14th birthday I've...
    Bmamma Bmamma 26-30, F Aug 24

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    They give me peace of mind. Realizing the final destination of my journey does.
    Danceofhours Danceofhours 36-40, M Sep 15

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    Yay i'm not the only one haha i literally went to New orleans to see the lafayette cemetery just cuz the crypts are gorgeous as hell,everyone was like are you here to visit a...
    jesikahluv jesikahluv 18-21, F Sep 15

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    Right now commercial for xenophobic and rasist oriented political parti are flying with airplane above my place
    frozingling frozingling 22-25, F Aug 25

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    About three years ago in September, I was physically abandoned by the man I once considered my hero. He was my best friend, my hero, and my protector. I miss him but he wants...
    Cassadilla1822 Cassadilla1822 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    2 nights ago I had a dream that I was going to do some tillage work on a field (I'm a grain farmer by profession). Dream takes place at night. In the dream the field was down a...
    mongoheadmonster mongoheadmonster 31-35, M 3 Responses Sep 13

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    by basstbn Up to date Mar 19, 2013 Effortlessly on the list of globe's finest recognized opera houses or efficiency halls, the Teatro all Scala and its accompanying museum are...
    Wendolynce106 Wendolynce106 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    i love walking to an old abandoned building. its all over grown. falling apart. yes i know that can be dangerous. its just the feeling in the air. u can feel the history of the...
    SadisticBitch SadisticBitch 31-35, F 4 Responses Sep 8

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    Fear of Abandonment!One of my biggest fears is being abandoned by people around me especially in my time of need!I dislike people leaving me especially when they mean so much to me...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I abandoned art in Northern California and Kauai. Artists are releasing artwork into the wild across the planet. Follow their digital footprints and stories in a global transmedia...
    bulamonto bulamonto 51-55, M 21 hrs ago

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    Ok this a long text to my husband I felt like I needed to let this out. Excuse my language also, I only do it when I'm mad. I ******* spend 42 hours in the hospital 42 trying...
    Melissa0326 Melissa0326 18-21 1 Response 2 days ago

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    "Package deal promotions are Specially appealing if you're going to a vacation spot you have never been to just before," states McDermott. "The proprietor has taken all the...
    Jacksonpj05 Jacksonpj05 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 31

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    I like this girl, she's full German and just came to America and transferred to my school. So me being half German and half African and a friendly person started talking to her...
    BornInTheWrongEra72 BornInTheWrongEra72 16-17, F 5 Responses Sep 13

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    It affects my life far too much. Even in 'relaxed' situations such as going for a drink, my legs feel jelly, breathing is sometimes laboured, I'm hypervigilant and want to be near...
    Reallifeperson Reallifeperson 22-25, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I hate when there's visitors over, and they mess stuff up, misplace objects, dirty dishes without washing them. The whole time I'm thinking, "Can you please respect other people's...
    rumblingheart rumblingheart 16-17, F Aug 24

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    Have you ever had a hero? Have you ever had a role model that was also a parental figure? Have you ever had full trust in someone special and then all of a sudden it gets shattered...
    Cassadilla1822 Cassadilla1822 18-21, F Aug 24

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    I had this same experience twice. J already wrote about one of them, when I was 17, but I also had this experience when I was 14. My twin sister was always out at her friends...
    Carlsoncarly Carlsoncarly 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 25

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    From the two houses I've lived in I've had several complaints from my neighbors that I should wear more clothes in the house or draw my curtains when I'm walking about because I'm...
    VousEtesBelleCM VousEtesBelleCM 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 26

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    Its been over a year since I found out my ex had been cheating on me and its been almost a year since I last heard from him at all. I have to start by saying I miss him every day...
    harlow8776 harlow8776 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 26

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    A person to listen to, a voice for security, an ear to confide in. I want a girl who feels abandoned to message me. We can probably share a lot of things. I've had that feeling...
    ITSDONENOW ITSDONENOW 41-45, M Aug 26

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    Well I am gay Lonely depression has me. Sadness has ruled me. I'm shy but outgoing , love to make others feel good but I purposely abandoned myself. I want to be loved but from...
    poeticBrokenSoul poeticBrokenSoul 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    I often dreams, and those are hell of strange dreams, whether I sleep good or not. Here's one of the latest dream I have, ehem, last night.. I say it's pretty good dream, at least...
    defiantmisfit defiantmisfit 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 31

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    I was taken from my parents when I was 3 years old...my father was abusive and child services said either he leaves the house or we do, she chose him. I then went into a series of...
    haileysmom0307 haileysmom0307 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 1

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    Ok...this is a weird one. It started out with me and my family going to this kind of remote city for my baby cousin's baptism. It started out as a nice vacation, the town was...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F Sep 2

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    I dreamt of being a mom as far back as I can remember. My dad had decided I was going to college and I was going, but I wanted to be a mom too.I can remember that I wanted twins. A...
    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 16 Responses Sep 2

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    No children should deserve to be abandoned.. Orphans always make me heart break </3 And I admire those people who adopt orphans and raise them as their own kids.
    JamesLindberg JamesLindberg 22-25, M Sep 3

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    Just told a girl that said she thought I was cute to **** off and then got totally drunk so I'm gonna rant a bit now! Don't even think you understand what I'm going through! Don't...
    Yu12 Yu12 26-30, M 2 Responses Sep 5

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    Things were particularly uneventful. A static drowned out the strange, and left only the mundane. In the backdrop was the constant drizzle I thoroughly enjoyed. To add variety to...
    s0undgarden s0undgarden 16-17, M Sep 7

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    I could tell you a story about a boy and a girl, A fairy tale starting with "Once Upon a Time", And ending with, "They Lived Happily Ever After". But who was I kidding, Their is...
    Susana1985 Susana1985 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 9

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    It was midnight, this past summer, a friend and I where driving a though a trail in the bush on my 100 acre farm in Midwestern ontario Canada (on a 4 wheeler). As we were driving I...
    crb80 crb80 31-35, M 3 Responses Sep 10

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    Fears, Fears, Fears #1. Thunderstorms. I dislike thunderstorms with a passion. I'm afraid of them. The lightning doesn't scare me as much as the thunder does. I dislike the noise...
    Samaccino Samaccino 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    I went through so much in my life, that I barely even care for shxt now. Mom passed away when I was just 8 month old. And only seen her in 2 pics my whole life and I'm 21. After...
    clifford509 clifford509 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    Where I grew up there was a broken down old house left over from the turn of the century. It had been a farm house at the time and I had heard stories about different things having...
    LestatdeLioncourt LestatdeLioncourt 31-35, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Today was really rough for me. I am a mother of 3 who decided to finish her degree, I have done pretty well thus far maintaining grants, scholarships, and financial aid to get me...
    PhoenixLF PhoenixLF 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    In the 8th grade my last class of the day was English the first semester and my class wasn't far from the school's back gate to exit. I dreaded going out that way as this guy...
    figureoutwhothisis figureoutwhothisis 16-17, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I literally have no life what so ever, I have been going through a tough time with depression latey and the only time I interact with people is on EP, when I was 17 I was in a real...
    Youmeansomething Youmeansomething 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    I Am Getting Bored Of Humanity And myself. All of it. I don't want to act. Or to step up to the plate and "become" something. I just want to chill out. And be whatever I am. I feel...
    brushfirefairytales brushfirefairytales 26-30, F 1 day ago

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