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I Have Scars On My Heart That Tell a Story

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    Counting the Scars On My Heart

    Last night I was thinking about the scars I have on my heart..what events in my life left a permanent scar and what events healed and did not leave their mark.  Those that left scars also changed me permanently. I think this is an interesting topic to explore.  I...
    Izabella Izabella 56-60, F Aug 26, 2008

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    Doesnt Everyone.???

    i mean life is super great and all but really it is just one big ice pick stabbing away at our hearts... its up to us to remain happy people and try and make the best of it and then every once in a while we bump into the good stuff and hopefully that makes it all worth it
    sothisisme sothisisme 22-25, F Jan 6, 2009

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    IStirring Winter’s MidnightWinter born.

    Snow melting from my father’s boots inter-lacing with my mother’s water shattered on the linoleum. He had walked from the river knowing; leaving his torch, his shift, and his truck that would not ignite in the cold. Knowing.Hours before my mother knew. His children...
    StanleyAnneZaneLatham StanleyAnneZaneLatham 26-30, F Mar 26, 2014

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    Oh My God.

    i was "sleeping"- well i was trying to- and i was in my thought train. my mother unlocked the door- since it was locked- and than it cut my heart. i was like ow that hurt. it seriously felt like a knife cut your heart open. she scared me to death and i was panicing...
    zipseal zipseal 18-21 1 Response Jan 6, 2009

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    Every time I gave this man another chance he interpreted it as me valuing myself as worthless, having no boundaries, and treated me as such.  He told me he loved me. He got...
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    I have over 40 scars, one on each wrist and more than 20 on the outside of each thigh. The ones on my wrists are hardly visible. The ones on my thighs are a different story. The...
    quirkygirl520 quirkygirl520 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I actually made love to a lovely young woman in broad daylight, in full view, in the middle of Central Park in New York City! I have tried gutting my story of that wonderful...
    sttos sttos 56-60, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm new to this but I've never gotten over my experience and I thought maybe sharing it would help. I don't even care if no one takes the time to read my story, honestly. I am...
    daisyparker daisyparker 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    JadeKnight JadeKnight 26-30, T Jun 27

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    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    My kitty scratched me... It's alright though, I held her paws and rubbed her belly, she got kinda mad.. And then 😾💥💥😱
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    Sometimes it just feels like nobody really cares anymore. Every friend you once thought you had fades into the darkness. You're left to face each battle, standing as a lone wolf...
    xmoody25 xmoody25 18-21, M Jun 26

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    Not self harm, just falling down and scrapes and stuff like that
    DoorMattress DoorMattress 13-15, M Jun 25

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