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I Have Made a Choice That Changed the Course of My Life

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    I Believe In The Cycle Of The Pheonix And Butterfly

    In the last days of my mom's life as she suffered through the pain I suffer along with her Though she never let on about her suffering I could see it and I felt it. I may not have felt the same pain as she had I felt every little twinge and ache. I felt her heat ache in that she...
    RJ43 RJ43 41-45, T May 10, 2013

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    Choice Versus Chance

    "I don't know if we each have a destiny, or if we're all just floating around accidental-like on a breeze, but I think maybe it's both. Maybe both is happening at the same time." ~ Forest Gump
    suej1212 suej1212 46-50, F Aug 19, 2013

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    Phoenix

    After living in my hometown for 30+ years, I decided I'd had enough.  Despite living in my own apartment, my father still had a huge amount of control over me.  The distance didn't matter; he and my mother were still abusing me.So I left.I gathered the bare necessities, got on...
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 26, 2012

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    Not Just One...

    Life is made up of experiences, of challenges, of choices and of paths to take - and whilst i know that there are many more choices, opportunities and paths to choose from to come, it sometimes is necessary to sit down and look back over my shoulder and appreciate the road I have...
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 3, 2011

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    A Few..

    I can look back and easily say Ah ha! That was the moment that changed everything.. If only hind site wasn't so 20 20.. There are many things I would go back and change.. Undo certain choices or actions.. Life changing decisions should be red flagged or something.. lol Or at...
    LilSixShooter LilSixShooter 31-35, F 6 Responses Jul 15, 2011

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    Y

    Can one ever expect to make a important choice without tearing ones self apart (on some level) in the process? For, every direction followed is the loss of a great opportunity. For, to take is to lose some part of yourself. For, nothing can be had without sacrifice. Usually this...
    CopperCoil CopperCoil 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 25, 2008

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    My Mentor Has Changed My Life!

    My mentor Earl I havehis forever impacted my life yesterday I broke down and finally told Earl what was borthering me so much but he said sometimes Satata throws lies at us and tells us where no good or jsut tries to seek and destroy our self esteem.
    Cowboy4God Cowboy4God 36-40, M Mar 28, 2010

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    Resolved Post Divorce Issues

    Hello, After 4 years of agony, and protecting my precious girls who got experienced all of post divorce problem with their single mother, I finally got over and accomplished a healthy parental relationship with my ex hasband.  It was a long story, but he finally got sense...
    Mayfly51 Mayfly51 46-50 1 Response Jul 15, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    I grew up elsewhere and moved to the US a few years ago. While growing up, it was always my dream to move to the US and I had successfully done that! I have great family and...
    1dayloneliness 1dayloneliness 31-35, M 1 Response Jun 28

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    My best friend has changed my life tremendously. He has made me realize so much and has made my laugh more than anyone else has. I don't know what I would do without him
    JalenFrankie616 JalenFrankie616 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    I have neglected to write an experience about the most important man in my life. Rarely do I come across someone as extraordinary as him, and although it may be near impossible to...
    PrincessKayleigh PrincessKayleigh 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    this video totally changed my life god bless you Kaelynn!by the way the music in the background is Angels on the moon by thriving ivory.
    BenjaminChapman BenjaminChapman 18-21, M Jul 3

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    My husband leaving me is the one bug thing that has changed my life. Didn't see it coming at all... Now I'm just trying to find my feet and my way again.
    mssst mssst 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 8

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    I have totally messed up my life. I am going no where in life besides mental hospitals for the last three and a half years. I'm never going back to one again..willingly that is. I...
    blahlahblah599 blahlahblah599 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have made them I accept them and change to better myself
    Unsettledteen Unsettledteen 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 16

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    i have made a bbm channal for LGBT so cam and join 
    catxxxman23 catxxxman23 22-25 Jul 6

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    I have made up my mind, I am planning to to propose (and to hopefully) get engaged to my girlfriend & high school sweet heart this fall in September
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 10

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    I joined this website a long while back because I was going through a very bad time, I was depressed, suicidal and lost. My life has changed now and I still feel funny. I had...
    doctorwhofan doctorwhofan 22-25, F a week ago

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    Since around the time I was 8, At every physical I had I was told that I had a curve in my spine, I thought nothing of it until I went for my physical when I was 11, the doctor...
    HelloLittleTurtle HelloLittleTurtle 13-15, F Jul 1

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    I'm done 💊💊💊💊 byeeee I've made to many mistakes and let to many people down 😭😔I get bullied and it's all because of my choices in life 💊💊💊 so yeah...
    bethyyg bethyyg 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    How is it that when you think you know someone it turns out that you really don't know them at all and they still carry on with life like nothin has changed.
    DarkAngelLovin DarkAngelLovin 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 16

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    I remember my first really bad break up. I have never fully shared what I'm about to say here... It was back in highschool. And I had fallen for this guy, it took one of my...
    HealingMyHeart HealingMyHeart 18-21, F Jul 4

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    Yet life is good and teaches me everything that I need. I am a terrible pupil, often I resent my lessons often I tell life that it is mean to me, yet it never deserts me, never...
    mickyisback mickyisback 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 8

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    I have not been skinny since I was 3. I was teased as a kid because not only was I the biggest I was the tallest. I was a fat giant. Although I was bigger than the other kids I...
    marcillia marcillia 26-30, F Jun 28

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    Okay , so yes I'm very young and maybe this is crazy cuz people say that people my age don't know what love is .. But I feel terrible . I fell in love with my Bestfriend , we dated...
    iamangel123 iamangel123 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 1

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    It was so long ago and I know it's pathetic but I still haven't completely gotten over it. It left one hell of a scar on my heart. :/
    IncompletelyBroken IncompletelyBroken 41-45, M 4 Responses Jul 3

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    Okay so before the whole break up thing, I was probably the loudest, bubbliest, talkative person known to man, yet now I'm just the complete opposite:') I hardly talk to people, I...
    teebagg teebagg 16-17, F Jul 8

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    I was suicidal. I cut, and attempted suicide. I lost my best friend to suicide. I again attempted suicide. I aalmost succeded. {I am a horrid speller} I recently found Kalel Cullen...
    hiimbobbyjones hiimbobbyjones 22-25, F a week ago

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    I feel really accomplished today.. For any and all who will be following my story - I made this blog for a purpose. When I got smacked with a DUI I knew I needed to find people who...
    RiseAbove222 RiseAbove222 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    I've made many mistakes they are the scars that clothe me drugs drinking smoking self harm but I regret nothing these are what shape our future use your mistakes to make the right...
    mellywoo mellywoo 13-15, F Jul 7

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    I am a man who is living a life that I hate but I am responsible for it. I was once a good, hard working, loving man. Now I am a hardcore, drug-dealing thug lord who is both feared...
    DarkBarbarian DarkBarbarian 41-45, M 3 Responses Jun 27

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    I cannot stress enough that you learn absolutely nothing from success. You most definately can only learn from your mistakes. So make him now and again just be aware you've made...
    jason230868 jason230868 41-45, M 2 Responses Jun 28

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    This is massively true, well apart from the fact I don't think I have any. I have some 'friends' but are they true friends? probably not. And considering my age (25), this probably...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 11

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    I once heard this line from a movie. "Regret is an inevitable consequence of life" I forget which movie or charecter said it. But wow has that resonated with me over the years!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 2 Responses Jun 28

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    "Regret is an inevitable consequence of life" I was going to say ten points for whoever knows where this quote is from...... Yeah! Go on then! Just for fun!!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 3 Responses Jul 9

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    Which is amazing. Considering that most of my close friends are either acting up, going through whatever therefore acting up, Some have just shown their true colours and grown...
    Quanitta Quanitta 26-30, F Jul 13

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    So this is about the last woman I cared for. This all started almost two years ago now, I want to say Oct or Nov of '12. So I was working at a hardware store then and a co worker...
    thedude5600 thedude5600 36-40, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It's going to be a life long cycle !
    romi777 romi777 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    I am writing a letter to you tonight, saying I'm sorry, I still have deep feelings for you, please let's give each other a second chance. I need to see you then I'll know that I've...
    Gdsgirl Gdsgirl 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    I'm Brian and I've made a mistake on this site! I'm not a pedafile!! I've talked to young girls on this site! I'm disabled and lonely!! It won't happen again!!
    bdropkin bdropkin 41-45, M 6 days ago

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    Well, I'm not exactly 18 yet, but I will be this coming November. I'm surprised at how little I've actually done with my life so far. It makes me sad to the point where I could...
    Mindnever Mindnever 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 5

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    She is a really nice person. She has been through a lot in her life. I feel like she is actually one of those people who is really trying to effort in our friendship. Yet at other...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F Jul 14

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    So ever since i got back from the clinic ive had no interest in life. i just lost about everything. and dont tell me i still have people because i dont have friends and i havent...
    Insomniac77 Insomniac77 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    Until about the last decade it wasn't common knowledge that this was possible without massive expense. With the arrival of the internet, this information became available and I've...
    Gerblitz Gerblitz 70+, M Jun 25

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    every feel the world is crashin down on you? i literally do... i gotta go talk to a landlord and see if i can stay at my place if not im **** outta luck i cant afford anything else...
    katieg3 katieg3 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 30

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    I am not afraid of death but I am afraid of life. I hope this doesn't make me sound weird.
    steve0629 steve0629 18-21, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Since i've been off high school I have been telling lies about my school/social status/things I do. When i'm at home gaming, I tell people I'm out for a drink or can't go out...
    chancelessman chancelessman 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    every day i wake up .. eat my lunch (i go to sleep at morning)... all day in home .. then tv .. internet .. song .. mobile pass my time with this things .. at evening i go to my...