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I Have Helped A Stranger

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 47 People

    Still Don't Know His Name......

    Years ago I was walking through a station with friends and as we climbed the stairs to leave an old gentleman collapsed on the other side of the stairs, walking down. It was all so sudden. I remember as he fell he was holding a carrier bag from a painting shop (as in paintings...
    PaleAngel PaleAngel 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 20, 2010

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    Helping A Stranger

    I have opened the door to a stranger whom I know not, he is a man who had cash before and now he fail down and have nothing and most of his friends seems to be lost in the time and no one really care much for him anymore...So I agree to open the door to my house and let him move...
    AfricainChocolate AfricainChocolate 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 20, 2010

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    Christ died for me. Those people?

    Those strangers? Tey have stories. And it's really hard not to help someone you see yourself in. Thank you God for placing the situations I've had- it makes me more grateful of your presence. It also helps me to relate to others.
    PrayerWarriorTeen PrayerWarriorTeen 13-15, F Jul 12, 2014

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    Helped A Stranger

    Like doing good to others; while most find this to be a weakness becaise they can abuse you when and if you are too careful.   Saw a stranger who came out of a village to the town and was searching a job a boy who is about 14 to 15 yrs; requested that he come to my house and...
    AfricainChocolate AfricainChocolate 26-30, F Aug 13, 2010

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    On my way home from work about 5 years ago,

    I got off my exit and was waiting behind 3 or 4 cars. I saw a man standing on the side of the road holding a cardboard sign, obviously asking for money. Now I don't generally give money, so when I got up to where he was and saw his sign saying he was hungry I pulled over out...
    LookingForSoMuchMore LookingForSoMuchMore 51-55, M 4 Responses May 23, 2014

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    It was a necessary lesson which bought out the best of me. Instead of being sorry, rejoice and be thankful that you were able to be part of that persons life, even if it was very...
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    I have been having crazy sex with men lately. My libido is on such high overdrive. Of all the guys who I've been with this year, I didn't make any of them use a condom. After the...
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    I confess to wondering if an old friend is here. Someone I haven't seen in person for 18 years. I wonder for many reasons but her name has also come up in confessions as well...
    WhispersoftheAncients WhispersoftheAncients 70+, F 4 hrs ago

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    Stickwithmebaby Stickwithmebaby 36-40, F 17 hrs ago

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    malvord91 malvord91 22-25, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Yes I do normally smile to strangers. I does it when the strangers smiles with me. And so normally my friends they will be like " are you insane ? Why are you smiling with a...
    Valeriekwee Valeriekwee 18-21, F 5 Responses May 24

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    sometimes one feels freer speaking to a stranger than to people one knows. Why is that? Probably because a stranger sees us the way we are, not as he wishes to think we are.
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    w2dw w2dw 31-35 May 21

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    No matter where I am, in the crowd or with my beloved friends and family, I don't belong here. I am loved and respected, have a nice family and loyal friends and nothing to...
    eli407 eli407 22-25, F May 22

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    AngelicLights AngelicLights 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    livy74 livy74 18-21, F 2 Responses May 7

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    It's so weird, isn't it? We can find out everything about their lives, but we don't actually know anything about who they are as a person. They don't even know we exist, yet some...
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T May 9

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    neverendingfairytale2 neverendingfairytale2 36-40, F May 10

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