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I Have Lived On An Island

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 32 People

    My Home

    Maui will always be my home, even though I'm now in California. I was there throughout my childhood, and I left at 17, due to the traumatic experience of losing my high school sweetheart in an accident. I just couldn't bare to look at the slopes of Haleakala every day, all day. I...
    silentwriter180 silentwriter180 46-50, F Jun 4, 2012

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    Have Lived My Whole Life On An Island

    i live on long island, n was born there, and i havent moved since. wish it was as nice as the pic for this group tho :(
    olemissfan2 olemissfan2 18-21, M 1 Response May 12, 2012

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    Still Do

    Ireland - It is a little larger than most tropical islands and definitely does not contain the same climate
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Oct 22, 2008

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    Have Lived Most Of My Life On An Island

    The largest island in the continental United States...Long Island (Hawai'i is the largest island in the entire United States, but I've never lived there). 
    Dragon56 Dragon56 56-60, M Dec 22, 2009

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    Island Adventures

      One day I pulled up stakes, packed my bags, crated my pets and took a jet plane to the Dominican Republic.   Really, there was a plan.  My human friends were supposed to follow me.  I was having an  adventure with my own pirates of the Caribbean...
    aftermath aftermath 61-65, F 3 Responses Jul 18, 2008

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    When I was a little girl, about five, six, and seven years old, my whole family lived in this apartment complex. We lived in 608A. We were kind of poor, and my dad was often away...
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    For my first year of college, I lived in a dorm room with two other girls. One of them was easy to live with because she went to bed at the same time I was used to going to bed...
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    I have lived in Europe most of my life :)
    lekkk lekkk 36-40, M Aug 18

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    I wanna live on an island all by myself... Because i hate you all
    KillaSparks KillaSparks 16-17, F Aug 17

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    Nice pic of the Island Confederation Bridge Siri nice pic
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