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    Spiritual Mistakes

    If your a better person the mistakes are worth while.
    SD22 SD22 46-50 1 Response May 1, 2011

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    I remember it well. I was my old Drmusic2

    deviantart account and I got a little too carried away with my online RP sessions, at the time I actually did think I was my fursona and even claimed so on the DA Forums and on other sites too. Unfortunately this resulted in me getting bombarded by trolls, spam and certain...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13 22-25, M Apr 7, 2014

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    I've Made Mistakes

    I've made mistakes,Haven't we all?Not good,Unfortunately,That's life.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 28, 2012

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    But A Mistake Isn't A Mistake Forever

    When you LEARN from your mistakes, they turn into a blessing, and then they are no longer a mistake. We HAVE to make mistakes, they are a blessing already even BEFORE we learn from them. Without mistakes, how could we learn anything?
    AngelicLights AngelicLights 31-35, F Aug 25, 2011

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    Truth & Reconciliation

    About a year and a half ago I got my heart broken. My first real heartbreak in my life. Being only fifteen years old at the time I wasn't really sure how to deal with things and naturally I basically lost my mind. I had to face the girl that had basically stomped on my heart with...
    giftshop giftshop 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 5, 2012

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    More than I can count.

    They all add up after a while
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 4, 2014

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    A lot of them. Too many to count.

    I've lied to the people I care about. I've ruined any chance of having a normal life. I've alienated my friends. I have ruined two families. I've ruined a marriage. I've hurt people with my words. I've hurt myself. I've ignored good advice. What's wrong with me? This is therapy...
    bunnyXbunny bunnyXbunny 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    I know i have made mistakes,

    everybody has. But at least ive learned from them unlike some people. To be successful, i believe you have to make mistakes to truly learn from them. If you dont learn from them, you wont succeed. I feel like every mistake ive made teaches me another thing about life, making me...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 6

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    Of Course I Am Human

    Yes I have made mistakes. Heaps of them in fact, some serious, some not so much.But I think the thing people need to realise, is that every single one of us makes mistakes. There is no point dwelling on a mistake I don't think, you shouldn't forget it, but you should learn from...
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 26-30, M 6 Responses Feb 20, 2012

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    Everyone Has

    I have made lots of mistakes throughout the course of my life. I believe there is no shame in this- the only shame would be to not have learned from those mistakes. And I believe I have learned from them, for the most part. That's not to say I don't have patterns I repeat that...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2011

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    I made the same mistake in my life again,

    I shouldn't be rushing be things, but I did now my heart is broken. I think I need to stop, before my heart get broken again.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 10, 2014

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    My God...

    How many stupid mistakes I made in 17 months?! I am such a miserable oaf. Small minded miserable oaf.
    farmallcub51 farmallcub51 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 23, 2013

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    I used to live a double life,

    one life good and fulfilling, the other dark and unsatisfying
    ash5698 ash5698 16-17, M Mar 21, 2014

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    Lots & Lots & Lots...............

    But that's okay.....I figure it just proves I'm human. Mahahahah! I know for a fact that I'll probably make a whole bunch more before I leave this world. That's okay too, as long as I don't keep making the same ones.... That'll just get real old, real fast. Mahahahaha!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 10, 2009

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    Looking In The Mirror

    they say i'm kinda prettyin a world weary wayi have alot of storiesi never get to saysoi tell them to my mirrormy eyes they never strayi tell it like it iscosi forgotten how to prayi see my misadventuresare written on my facemy eyes they hold dark treasuresthe life i had to...
    shenightowl shenightowl 51-55, F 11 Responses Dec 17, 2011

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    NOVEMBER09 NOVEMBER09 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 30, 2014

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    Spiritual Mistakes

    Be like an infant learning to walk, If you fall get up and try again.                                                              
    SD22 SD22 46-50 1 Response May 1, 2011

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    Social & Relational, But I Knew I Would From The Outset.

    And it's all because I really do not understand people, especially women. My social development is way behind, partly because of isolation at key moments, but mostly because so often, I just do not get it. I fail to understand what people say, filter it out, or force it into...
    Texicanian Texicanian 51-55, M 1 Response Oct 30, 2011

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    Lots of

    I've made lots of mistakes. A lot because I experienced things by myself, and wasn't really raised, before the age of 12. So 12 to be raised, it's nearly ******. The hard way so. I learnt from it. To be careful. To forgive too, so it seems I'm able to love a little now. I'm still...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 29, 2008

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    Missed Oppurtunity

    I was hung up on my first love and even though she was frightend of me and married another, I still held out hope that we would be reunited.  It was the '70's and I was in the Army.  My Sgt, Keith, hooked me up with a friends daughter that was living with him for...
    Leporid Leporid 56-60, M 5 Responses Mar 22, 2010

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    When I was younger me

    and my sisters and cousins all used to do sexual things what we saw on TV and now I'm feeling very sick about the whole thing dose that make me gay we were really young and I'm worrying now
    sarahrose1994 sarahrose1994 18-21, F Aug 6

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    My Mistake

    Dear all, Now I have finished my master program on linguistics and am looking for a job. It takes time and I've got to wait for a job (whether it suits me or not). I have applied for 9 jobs in 2 months and I failed 2 of them even before they tested me. To quit my teaching job...
    refa refa 26-30, F 4 Responses Jun 9, 2013

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    I Have Made Mistakes!

    I have made so many mistakes in my lifetime. I've said the wrong words at the wrong times. I've lied. I've made mistakes that led to people hurting me. I haven't been aware of all things that I should have been. I've made mistakes that have led people to being hurt, emotionally...
    StarGazer09 StarGazer09 18-21, F Oct 15, 2011

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    So, I made a lot of mistakes this year; I had

    cancer a couple of years ago, and it came after turning down the job I had wanted my entire young adult life. I spent a year saving up enough money so I could move back, or try something new, just to feel like I'd have another shot. Then I wound up dating a close friend, who I...
    Bridegroom Bridegroom 31-35, M Dec 23, 2013

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    Scully!!!

    You sound like a good person who has a conscience. You are probably too hard on yourself. We are human after all, and bound to make mistakes. I was an abused child, in more than one way, and I have made HUGE mistakes that I can never take back. But I've learned so much about...
    curiousme18 curiousme18 51-55 Nov 16, 2010

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    You

    Yes, the longer we are apart, the more I know that this was a mistake.  It was a facade.  I spent the last year trying to squeeze you into the perfect mold.  I thought when my ex left the picture, we could really grow.  How could I be that wrong?  I know now why I was torn...
    NeopolitanSkye NeopolitanSkye 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 22, 2012

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    Last year really in the year I went to the

    hospital for chest pain. I was there for half a day. They couldn't find anything so towards night they tried one last thing. They gave me a ct scan and said I might have a blood clot in my heart. I probably was never more scared. So I started dieting the next day. Fast forward...
    EK94 EK94 18-21, M 1 Response May 6

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    "Which is the heart that would not wish to

    possess virtue! It's what everybody desires. But how few are those who accept to fall, to be weak, who are content to find themselves down and out and have others find them in that condition!" - St. Therese of Lisieux
    kpl2014 kpl2014 26-30, F Jun 20

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    Averageguy41011 Averageguy41011 41-45, M Aug 9

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    jeaaane jeaaane 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 20, 2014

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    Update: March 2013

    Well.. I haven't been on here so long...A lot of things have happened: I'm in college...(1st year) My confidence has improved, I've noticed that I'm talking to people and that. I've joined groups to help me with issues at home and for me to get the house more. I've recently...
    BeMyEscapee BeMyEscapee 16-17, F Mar 5, 2013

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    Mistakes

    Mistakes,Made many,Coming off the rails,Not good,Not nice,Apologizing,For wrongs done,Making up,I hope,This time,I've learnt,Were I've wronged.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Dec 9, 2011

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    And it sucked was not a great experience at all. Sand was everywhere. Would you like some sand with that m'dear . not planning to do that again in the future. Only sex I will be...
    Magsminx Magsminx 36-40, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I haven't made love on the beach - I was just wondering... Doesn't sand get everywhere?
    anonyponymous anonyponymous 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I cheated on my girlfriend twice when we first started dating and it taught me a lot about how to be a good boyfreind, since then I've changed and I feel closer to her than I ever...
    Hunter0616 Hunter0616 16-17, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    The song Maggie May is much clearer to me now.
    Foxanne Foxanne 22-25, T 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I find it interesting that when basic decency and integrity is thrown out the window and we comment on it, we are considered haters and asked not to judge. Somehow those two...
    lovenlearn lovenlearn 41-45, F 3 days ago

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    Wife and I went out on the beach late at night this week and made love. First time having sex on the beach for both of us. Lots of fun. The risk of getting caught made it...
    Dab1gd0g Dab1gd0g 36-40, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I feel like ******* **** because I invest all this time into my boyfriend and I feel like he just doesn't give a ****. He doesn't even care when I'm mad anymore. He just lets me go...
    tansontans tansontans 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Big ones. Like monstrously big. Moving in with my sister, having my mom come more into my life, moving in with my brother, moving to another side of the country, going to a...
    Belegernil Belegernil 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I've cheated on my boyfriend a few times in the 3 years we've been together. I can't really explain why. When we get super distant for long periods of time I find comfort in one of...
    tansontans tansontans 16-17, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I received a text from my soon 2BX a few days ago that he found my reg email on a couple of websites that show the Ashley Madison hack list. My old email address is on it. I don't...
    orewinelover orewinelover 26-30, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    The 50-50-90 rule: Anytime you have a 50-50 chance of getting something right, there's a 90% probability you'll get it wrong.
    seniordingdong seniordingdong 26-30, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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