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I Have Lived

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 35 People

    ...No Regrets..

    I have lived..I have loved..been loved..hurt..been hurt..traveled..saw beauty..felt peace..heard the beautiful sound of a baby's laughter..felt the grief that death brings..felt the magic that new love gives you..saw the Rocky Mountains in winter and both oceans in the summer...
    UnperfectAngel UnperfectAngel 26-30, F Dec 2, 2008

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    As Opposed to What?

     Sorry, I couldn't resist that either.
    onlinegrandpa onlinegrandpa 61-65 Dec 1, 2008

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    I Didn't Always

    want to live, but for now im looking forward to living more.
    iwillclimbeverest iwillclimbeverest 22-25 Mar 31, 2012

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    Enough

    I've lived an interesting life... maybe haven't traveled the world but I've had lots of experiences that all blend together to make up me. been married been divorced three pregnancies three natural births (ouch) stayed in mansions on the beach been...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 5 Responses Dec 1, 2008

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    I have lived, myself almost 25 years.

    And I can't say I'm the most solidified human being. Who found zen. And I can't say I know what I'm talking about.. So basically I speak true gibberish to everyone on EP. And this is what I've learned in the small life of being 25. .we all end up getting older and we all will...
    D862 D862 26-30, M Nov 29, 2013

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    Yes It's Been A Blessed Life Full Of Twists And Turns...

    I need to write down details for my son as much as I know and remember (it's all word of mouth passed on throught the generations) so he can share with the future about who he is from my side... At 3 1/2 he stands a better chance than I of being happy and successful.. Part of...
    13MrHappy 13MrHappy 51-55, M Jun 28, 2012

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    Hope when you take that jump You don't fear the

    fall, Hope when the water rises You build a wall Hope when the crowd screams out They're screaming your name Hope if everybody runs You choose to stay Hope that you fall in love And it hurts so bad The only way you can know Is give it all you have And I hope that you don't...
    Iffy94 Iffy94 18-21, F Dec 28, 2014

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