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I Have Failed At Everything I Have Ever Tried to Do

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    I'm Tired Of Starting Over Again And Again

    I am a 50 year old woman now.  I have had a slew of careers ( jobs really ) that I have attempted to do well in and have failed in all of them.  When I was young I went to Cosmetology school to be a hairdresser.  I was so nervous and lacked self confidence and felt like...
    sitedezynz sitedezynz 46-50 1 Response Apr 19, 2012

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    Failed At Eveything

    What is considered the definition of failure: Not meeting someone elses standards? Not achieving a goal? Not having a fulfilling relationship? In my opinion - failure is the temporary inability to achieve some sort of happiness. Sorry - you can't fail at everyhthing. Keep...
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M 1 Response Mar 10, 2009

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    I've always felt like everyone else has something I don't. I've always been made to feel like other girls had something more special than me that made me less exciting to be around...
    ritz95x ritz95x 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    Welp, I tried leaving EP for a little while. Lasted like 2 days. Anywho, it got me thinkin'. Have you ever watched Intervention? I'm that person who winds up accepting treatment...
    ExploreroftheUnknown ExploreroftheUnknown 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Were you stupid enough to brick your iPhone or someone else's iPhone using the January 1st, 1970 Bug? Though matter what you do. You can't bring the iPhone back to normal...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 70+, F 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I am 24 and have another bartholin pop up today. The last one I had was a month ago in the same place it is now. They instantly became the size of about 2golf balls put together...
    lizbet91 lizbet91 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

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    A description of my life can be broken down into 3 activities 1. Activities aimed at caring for my house and family 2. Activities that aimed keeping me entertained 3. Activities...
    colorbuff colorbuff 51-55, F 6 hrs ago

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    I'm done forcing you to do things... if you do them, you do them. Plain and simple and if you dont, and I end up leaving you in the dust, you can't blame anyone but yourself...
    debonaireash debonaireash 18-21, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I slept for around 15 hours today. I was supposed to get up 7 hours ago to go get id since everything I own was stolen. All of my depression is from trauma. I was kidnapped, robbed...
    Lyric8 Lyric8 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Hey. Yeah, you. Just wanted to let you know that one day, one moment can change everything about your life and in that one moment, everything will get better. Always know that...
    Termanus Termanus 13-15, M 7 hrs ago

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    I absolutely love children, and I have always wanted to be a mum but I may never be able to have children and it's all my own fault. When I was 13 I was diagnosed with anorexia...
    SarahJane3 SarahJane3 31-35, F 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I tried explaining to my mom over the weekend why I don't want any kids. There are many reasons but all my mom says is "you are in a bad financial situation now, you will change...
    AwakenAndLost AwakenAndLost 26-30, F 10 hrs ago

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    I wasn't going to post this but one of my friends kept telling me I should. He thinks it'll help me get over it and be less embarrassed by it, I don't know though. I might not keep...
    FindTheBlue FindTheBlue 18-21, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    This world isn't for the soft people, you have to fight every day for your existence. Existence, yea which people tend to forget unless you are popular, good looking and most...
    shaundskr shaundskr 16-17, F 11 hrs ago

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    After eight months of going through the bureaucracy of our health system and waiting for their approval, I finally had the chance to see a new neurologist. I was excited, yet...
    silentwriter180 silentwriter180 46-50, F 6 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    4. Sometimes I wonder where my life would be without the internet and communities such as EP. For as long as I can remember I have always used the internet as a platform for...
    TatlerAmbition TatlerAmbition 70+ 12 hrs ago

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    Too many. Way too many. People, a lot of those I've come across, lie, make false promises, make you believe in them and then show you the the other side of the picture, the reality...
    FallingApart33 FallingApart33 22-25, F 4 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    yep!!!! I have one every year too. but I don't want o get old like some people do so can I stop having them say when I'm around 25-30 lol then I won't get old!
    JTurner2002 JTurner2002 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I was in a relationship for a week, it felt good. But then, he said it was all a dare. But actually, he just wanted to try out how a relationship works. He was an *******. *IS
    sandymoore98989898 sandymoore98989898 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    Everything I do in my life I have a very specific reason for doing so. Try me, might change your life
    Frankiebricks Frankiebricks 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    My life has been dark for the past three month and im afraid this month might add to the list if i dont take care. I give advise to people even older than me and most of them end...
    Okida Okida 22-25 3 days ago

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    I'm starting to realize you don't have to drink every day for it to become a problem. I have ruined friendships, relationships, and plenty of other things due to my drinking. It...
    PoisonedOne PoisonedOne 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I absolutely love my nose piercing. I got it when I was 18 years old and have had it ever since. I remember the initial shock when I showed it off to my friends and family, some of...
    Allisongirl Allisongirl 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    EVERYONE on EP needs to be a member of this group. (Except for you poor people born on February 29... XD)
    Boulier Boulier 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Ever feel like your an imposter? Failing at everything, everyone, especially yourself. Like my kids deserve a better mother and completely understanding why your son chose to be...
    yari531 yari531 36-40, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    It was during the summer. I was out of school and house hopping since I had no stable home to go back to. It was a difficult year. I felt like dying every day. I had bouts of...
    starsheepie starsheepie 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    i feel so sad and lonely and abandoned everyday is the same im afraid to wake up i dont want o do anything anymore today is the first day in 5 days ive done something this illness...
    hannahabbie hannahabbie 46-50, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Yes it occurs at the same day of that particular month in case you didn't know that, except when you're born on February 29 😂
    purplehaze78 purplehaze78 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Im really curious on what people do if theyre born on February 29th. Like... what day would you consider your birthday every time there isnt a leap year? ~ Lys ♪
    LysChan LysChan 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Yogurt was born in central China in 6000 BC.
    TheDailyYogurt TheDailyYogurt 70+, T a week ago

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    not ready to be in my 30s ......my 20s went too fast
    sierraseptember sierraseptember 26-30, F 10 Responses a week ago

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    I've had a birthday every year since 1300. May 4th. Yet I could only remember from 2000 to now.
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 70+, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Can't believe il be 26 this year where has the time gone
    catcat23 catcat23 22-25, M a week ago

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    I have nightmares almost every night. It sucks. Don't know why. I have sense I was a kid. One reoccurring theme, like the one I had last night, is that I'm ok, my dream start off...
    whyrememberwhatyouwanttoforget whyrememberwhatyouwanttoforget 26-30, F a week ago

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    I am a late bloomer who started too late. I am struggling to keep up but everyone i know who is my age is way ahead of me career wise. when i go for job interviews, i feel...
    IAlwaysWandered IAlwaysWandered 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    well when im dead then im no more, no more bdays, unlike google who celebrates the dead birthday o.O
    apperentlyicanthavemynameagain apperentlyicanthavemynameagain 22-25, F a week ago

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    i have read on EP that some people actually had babysitters that were younger than themselves. This sounds so exciting to me and I can't help but fantasize about what it would have...
    Cleancut Cleancut 41-45 a week ago

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    Whether or not I want to acknowledge them is another story :P
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic 26-30, F Feb 4

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    Doesn't everyone have a birthday every year? Lol.
    TrumpDestroyer TrumpDestroyer 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 4

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    What if you’ve died…?Dear myI don’t really know how to call you, but I think you know what I mean…That day when I have heard you could have died my heart...
    Estranea Estranea 22-25, F Feb 3

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