I Have No Quiet Place to Go to Just Be Alone

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    Is It Wrong

    To just want to run away? When things get so hard to deal with and I just want to drive away and never look back, I think of my kids. I can't leave them. I want to just go somewhere and forget everyone and everything, but there is no place to go. I have responsibilities and a...
    theredlady theredlady
    41-45, F
    31 Responses Oct 20, 2009

    Just to Be Alone With My Thoughts

    I wish I could just go out on the porch and be alone to think or cry or sing to myself. I'm always followed, though. I love my kids, but sometimes I wish they didn't follow me EVERYWHERE I go. Even if I drive somewhere, they find me. It's not like I just take off. I tell them I'm...
    theredlady theredlady
    41-45, F
    16 Responses Jul 2, 2009

    I Lost My Quiet Place

    I lost my quiet place years ago when you have a spouse, two daughters,and pets that leaves no place for me. In this house there are three tvs,cd players or cellphones making their noise all the time. Then the dog's have a barking spell wanting attention or to go out. Here comes...
    Lizzy2046 Lizzy2046
    46-50, F
    11 Responses Jan 16, 2011

    My Quiet Place

    This has become my quiet place. I come here during any free time I can find. When I'm stressed at work and need a break, in the morning before work, in the evening when the kids settle down for the night. Here I am. It's not exactly away from the house and kids, but I can melt...
    theredlady theredlady
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Sep 10, 2009

    I Do Love Them

    It is so hard to be a women so many things we most do and no one ever thinks we might need a second or two maybe just a nice bath with a glass of champagne or maybe just a second to think. I do love them my sons, fiance, family, and friends buts sometimes I want to be a bird and...
    momywenat14 momywenat14
    26-30, F
    Jan 16, 2011

    I Need to Get Away

    Sometimes I just want to get away. I don't know where, but I wish I could just get in my car and go,without any reprisals. I know  that it seems like a silly idea, but I like to see the world from a window, while listening to the radio. If I could go without any fears or...
    theredlady theredlady
    41-45, F
    7 Responses Aug 1, 2009

    I've Stolen A Few Places.

    I live with my girlfriend in a small house with our 8 month old daughter. Sometimes it gets so hectic in the house i need a place to gather my thoughts. The few places i've found are not ideal but they work. I take the train and go to the airport, its only half an hour away...
    DarkGiant DarkGiant
    18-21, M
    Nov 11, 2010
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