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I Have Lived

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 37 People

    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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    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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    ...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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    I have lived in this world just long enough to

    look carefully the second time into things that I am the most certain of the first time. - - Josh Billings
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M Mar 10

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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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    As Opposed to What?

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

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    The smallest number of children I've ever wanted was 3. I was nine then, and the number has just continued growing. As I got older, I could see myself with a bigger family, and...
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    My father and had been close since before I can remember, but he's impatient and moody so when him and my mom split when I was three I lived with my mom and her man whom I barely...
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    We lived in a dorm that was beautiful, in this giant old mansion. And I think everyone had their own room, and the rooms were all different colors. I was walking back from a night...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    My girlfriend at the time was leaving in the morning to get on a flight to Florida (It's a long story, she was having issues with family), and I wanted to see her before she left...
    LoquaciouslyLucid LoquaciouslyLucid 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    I just read another's. She says she fears that she is fighting time. There are things to be done so that she has had a life well-lived. I don't see it that way. It isn't the...
    Bfinally Bfinally 51-55, M 2 days ago

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    I was born in Germany and lived there for 22 years before moving to an English speaking country, and somehow I speak it better than most of the natives. Why is that?
    YoungOne1901 YoungOne1901 22-25, M 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    Scottish, lived here all my life.
    Caitss Caitss 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I was in foster care until I was fifteen, then moved in with a boyfriend of mine in a studio apartment with ten other people, three of which never paid rent, they were homeless...
    JuniperGin JuniperGin 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    It started out with me at the library. I got something and was about to leave when one of the librarians mentioned she was glad to see me back, and asked why I hadn't been there...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I've lived a heaven on earth, and I've lived a hell on earth ..but there is no heaven on earth, and there is no hell on earth. There's only the reality I live every day, the...
    MissNexp MissNexp 26-30, F a week ago

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    I lived in the White House? Either that or my family was close friends with the president's so we were staying there. Anyways I was a guy in the dream but I still had my girl body...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    My first childhood memory is me and my dad making paper planes and sending them from the window of the flat in 5st. building where my grandma lived. The second is my mum leaving...
    tripwithzip tripwithzip 26-30, F a week ago

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    I've never been diagnosed with cancer, so from that perspective I cannot relate with many of you. My father died of lung cancer in 2009, and it was devastating for all of us, my...
    Nmajor Nmajor 22-25, F Jun 28

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    When I was 8 years old I saw my mother wanting to leave. I did not realise at the time why, now after all these years I am curious. Was it an Affair like he said? All I know is...
    moyesp moyesp 51-55 Jun 26

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    littlelostfox littlelostfox 18-21, F Jun 26

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    Final episode in history of my inner life. Senior year and hs. Like I mentioned previously, senior year was absolutely chaotic. I had left the house I'd lived in the longest of...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    I have always had fantasticly vivid dreams. I remember a horrifying nightmare from when I was five, but tonight I had such a surreal and lasting feeling from a dream, that I feel...
    Toddstool Toddstool 31-35 1 Response Jun 26

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    Ok- this will be controversial... I used to be heavy. I lost 65 to 70 lbs around 5 years ago. I lost the weight everywhere but up top- they look fake -but are not... So.... I...
    JsGg JsGg 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    It occurred to me that his son, Jfk, Jr., was only 3 days shy of his third birthday when he was assassinated. It's sad that he most likely never remembered him, being so young...
    TheEnduringSunrise TheEnduringSunrise 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    "Baby I'm a man, maybe I'm a lonely man who's in the middle of something, that he doesn't really understand. Baby, I'm a man. And maybe you're the only woman who could ever help me...
    DoorMattress DoorMattress 13-15, M Jun 22

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    I told my mom that I was going to my friends house after work to celebrate her birthday, but instead I spent the night with a guy 18 years old than me and got drunk, high, and had...
    LoveWash95 LoveWash95 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    In recent times i had a memory pop up out if nowhere. It was completely out of the blue! I had actually forgotten about it but it was extremely traumatic in nature considering. I...
    flyingblossom flyingblossom 26-30, F Jun 22

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    I'm a former army brat. I lived in Germany for two years. While living there I got to visit Austria for a day.
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    I just wrote an entire, eloquent missive... Outlining how my bursts of optimism work within my naturally pessimistic state... And then Accidentally pushed the damn Post an...
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    from the time I was two up until I was twelve, I lived with my mamaw and papaw. papaw died when I was in third grade. a little bit later, my mamaw started getting sick. I didn't...
    misscupcake420 misscupcake420 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    I had a dream that I will never forget. This may be kind of long, but it is worth the read....and to get the kind of idea of what I was seeing, I think my subconscious based my...
    ThatGirlIsPoison23 ThatGirlIsPoison23 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    Many of them but this one.... well,....5 years ago I meet my wife. An improbable thought for a RM of the LDS church in her sophomore years at BYUI. Yes her, she is I and 5 years...
    Ichsoyme Ichsoyme 26-30, F Jun 18

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    It all started back in the summer or fall of 2007. I was 6 years old at the time being, and I had to move from a trailer park in a large city to a small country town with my father...
    TheGuyWithChocolatePie TheGuyWithChocolatePie 13-15, M 2 Responses Jun 17

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    I came into the world small and silent, blinking in the harsh lights of the hospital. My mother likes to joke that I gave her the least trouble of all her children, having only...
    TheWildling TheWildling 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 16

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