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I Have Helped A Stranger

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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

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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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    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 5 Responses May 23

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    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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    I might not always have the best advice, but I know my words have helped people here on ep. I wish I knew why someone would hate helping me so much that they would flag my question...
    mikem0323 mikem0323 31-35, M Jul 21

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    I have been doing this on the phone for years now and it doesn't get old when you do it for the first time with a stranger you don't know it just makes it that much more exciting...
    heartgun heartgun 26-30, M Jul 22

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    I have trust issues and it keeps on increasing everyday. It could be ok to have if it was not affecting my self-esteem a lot, and there is no way that it will change one day. In...
    unapersonadeestemundo unapersonadeestemundo 41-45, F 1 day ago

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    Me too., i have terrible memories of school .. I feel i missed a lot of my education dealing with bullies n meanies that i couldnt comcentrate on my studied. I was made to feel...
    Janeysunshine Janeysunshine 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 24

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    I'm here to say something to everyone on EP. I've been on this site for about a year now. I've posted and have read about so many people with broken hearts. For those who are in...
    Beanbella Beanbella 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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    Anyone who has/had been pulling for a long time have any good tricks or methods that have helped them stop pulling? or at least pull less? Desperate for something that will work.
    kpmc612 kpmc612 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 27

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    Erection Dys. I'm 71 and I've got a problem that I want to see gone. As much as I desire and love my wife of 52 years I'm having problems getting and holding a complete erection...
    SuperFisherMan SuperFisherMan 70+, M 1 Response Aug 1

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    I suffered with irregular and painful periods most of my life. Early 2006 I stopped taking oral contraceptives after about 10 years. I was concerned about going irregular again but...
    Mysolegia Mysolegia 36-40, F Aug 5

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    they're so precious, they have helped me so much lately with feeling less lonely. they're such smart little animals and I wouldn't trade them for anything in the world.
    suicidegetout suicidegetout 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    I've done this a few times. The first time I was a young teen. I was walking to school(2miles) it was pouring with rain and I and my brother were soaked. As we got to the bridge...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 16 hrs ago

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    Yours is Unaffected This is the Omegle chat I had with someone just now. The other person is "Stranger". You're now chatting with a random stranger. Say hi! You both like...
    foldedunfolding foldedunfolding 31-35, F 5 Responses Jul 30

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    i went to italy not expecting anything but study. i thought learning from the source directly was essential to achieve what i wanted. met new friends, seen wonderful places, ate...
    remydodol remydodol 36-40, F Jul 21

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    Alotttttttt. I've had panic attacks since I was a youngin. Ever since I can remember, I would have panic fits. Especially when I was surrounded by people/strangers. I would get...
    UnstableSammi UnstableSammi 22-25, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Baddddd to buddy. I've always had social anxiety since I was a youngin. I couldn't be around a big, small, medium group of people, especially strangers. Other wise I'd have a panic...
    UnstableSammi UnstableSammi 22-25, F 11 hrs ago

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    I was walking down Venice beach , if anyone's been there they know it's very crowded , and I saw a little boy probably around 6 years old crying , he was alone , he was very scared...
    martinjul martinjul 18-21, M 8 hrs ago

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    I talked to people on Omegle...I have no clue why I thought it was safe in the first place. So then I talk to this guy on video chat and we got along so well until it went too far...
    erika514 erika514 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    For some reason I am much more likely to share things with a complete stranger rather than someone im closer too. maybe its because a stranger is someone who can come and go as...
    MacKenzie2943 MacKenzie2943 18-21, F Aug 7

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    I have never been around with other people with disabilities and sometimes I feel intimidated by them I try not to be because I have never had this experience. well, I have had...
    starlight88 starlight88 22-25, F Jul 27

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    This happened to me three days ago and since then I can't stop thinking about it. Well, my cousin, our friend and me went out that night after waiting like 5 hours for my cousin...
    nyantastic nyantastic 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    How To Have Weird Dreams.... We spend half of our lives asleep and dreaming. Often we wake up fascinated the next morning by what passed in the night when we weren’t even fully...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 31

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    So I knew this girl since we were about 5 and all through primary school so that's like another 8 years .everyone liked her and she was my best friend ,people started calling us...
    Life8227 Life8227 16-17, F Jul 23

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    Just met a stranger in a bar n had a good time now we r going for some more fun....he's cool 😘 I hope everything will go fine
    jkmkjk jkmkjk 22-25 Jul 23

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    I always smile at strangers, whoever they are. I always wonder if that makes anyone's day, or if they think better of me for it. but I can't help but feel bad if they don't smile...
    galaxyclockwork galaxyclockwork 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 25

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    Hi there! Well, I had my first boyfriend at 15. He was quite volatile, a bully, very negative, publicly ridiculed people, had anger and anxiety issues, just a toxic person in...
    buttonthimbles buttonthimbles 22-25, F Jul 27

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    One time I broke an arm, i was 11, my mum usually tells me if she cleaned the stairs but hat time she didn't, so i slipped done and fell on my right arm and broke it. my big...
    1993george 1993george 18-21, M Aug 3

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    I believe it was supposed to say 'stronger' instead of 'stranger' :/
    ConcealedWildheart ConcealedWildheart 13-15 Aug 3

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    Just Two Words.... That Meant So Much...My Mom had a stroke three months ago. She is stronger now, strong enough that I took her out for lunch today. Mom is not steady on her feet...
    Kathieredart Kathieredart 56-60, F 10 Responses Aug 4

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    I always get turned on watching older ladies or strangers in a naughty way.. It's so exciting and I think I can reach ****** just like that..
    Sunnyvj Sunnyvj 26-30, M Aug 7

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    I do smile at strangers because that's the only instant gift I can give to someone I don't know about. I always get it back and it makes me feel good. Every person that I meet I...
    lemongrass09 lemongrass09 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 11

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    And strangers smile me back :)
    fauxlady fauxlady 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I'd like to finger a beautiful stranger to ******... Us two, alone in my hotel room.... I've been told I'm really good with my fingers.... Would you like help squirting?
    cbguy01 cbguy01 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    I've always smiled at strangers - like an instinct. It works out well since I'm a cashier!
    youthberry youthberry 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Recurring fantasy... Somewhere in the middle of decent intellectual conversation, I make contact with the object of my affection... perhaps under a table that we both happen to...
    mydreamsonly mydreamsonly 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 22

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    This is kind of rare that i met strangers on my way but I never thought this could ever happened to me until yesterday. It was such a quick encounter that led to an amazingly great...
    MRUstranger MRUstranger 22-25 Jul 27

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    I met someone on Experience 7 months ago and I'm falling for them. There are down falls to this so called relationship ( we aren't even dating. He calls it "we're almost boyfriend...
    PeaceBatman PeaceBatman 22-25, F Jul 31

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    El callejón taught me never go to the laundry mat after dark, never touch anyones dirty laundry, never talk to strangers, never stay out late alone, never open the door to...
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 16-17, F Aug 4

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    At the time my occupation was a truck driver. I hardly had any contact with people, much less a good looking girl. Anyway I decided to check In to a hotel that day to watch my...
    LifeLoveCashAndSin LifeLoveCashAndSin 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 9

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    Me: have you heard of balls falls Stranger: no Me: do you know where balls falls is Stranger: no Me: it's 4 inches from peckers point
    HilariousGent HilariousGent 26-30, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    well, the title pretty much sums it up! I do not have a girlfriend. I don't have a wife or fiance either - can you believe it? Well, you likely can... I haven't been with a...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    I'm 18 years old and have been suffering from emetophobia since I was 5. I have been to 11 different cognitive therapists and 3 psychiatrists. I am new to medication. I was put on...
    Saugustam Saugustam 18-21, F Jul 26

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    Today is my birthday. Yesterday night, i gave myself one of the best gift i have ever given myself. Bravery. Bravery to face my fear. To face my broken heart. To face the love...
    butterfliesndut butterfliesndut 18-21, F 13 Responses Jul 31

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