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I Have Stolen

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    Funny Story

    Well once when I was about 9 years old I stole a pack of gum, and almost got away with it but when we got in the car I asked my brother if he wanted a piece and he snitched on me. So my mom took me right back in the store and told me to apoligize to the cashier or what ever so we...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 31, 2012

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    Well, yeah I did steal

    but I was five. Wanted candy. I didn't take a lot . Two gummy bears from a store. Safeway to be exact . Was with my grandma . After we got home she told me, she saw me steal two gummy bears. That stealing wasn't okay, but they she did it as well when she was my age. She wasn't...
    Stefanie5678 Stefanie5678 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 25

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    Summer Days

    I have stolen, not proud of it. Back in my younger days, when school was out, I would try to earn money to feed myself. But sometimes things just don't work out. So from time to time I'd walk the 5 or 6 miles to town to the Piggly Wiggle and steal food xD It went on between the...
    Dyrnwyn Dyrnwyn 26-30, M Feb 18, 2012

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    Kindergarten: The First Time I Stole Something.

    When I was in kindergarten, I don't know why I did it, but I stole another kid's toy. This kid named Ned was in my class and one day he had this really cool toy. I wanted it badly. He played with it most of the day, and at the end of the day, he put it back in his backpack. I...
    MichaelClifford12 MichaelClifford12 41-45, M Jul 26, 2013

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    Sailor Moon Stick-on Earrings

    I was about 5 and wandering around a KMart with my mom. She was at the register and I slipped away for a minute. A transparent heart shaped purse got my attention. I knew better than to steal so I didn't take the whole thing. Just the stickers. I still remember exactly how I did...
    HootieHoo HootieHoo 18-21, F Oct 18, 2012

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    Addicted To Fraud.

    I have frauded over $1500 amount of items. I'm only sixteen, and I'm attending a science course at the college. We're not poor, but we're not rich. I'm not sure why I did it and why I continue to do it. The bottle I'm drinking from right now is obtained by frauding a company. I...
    realK realK 16-17, F Nov 23, 2012

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    The Bag

    So my friend and I were talking to random people at McDonald's, and some people we talked to started to leave, I saw one of them left their bag so I took it and checked it out when I was outside. Turns out it belonged to one of the school *****, "daddy's little princess". Anyways...
    DanielleSweetcheeks DanielleSweetcheeks 18-21, F Sep 13, 2013

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    Five Finger Discount = 10 Fingers Clutching My Butt!

    One time my brother and I were at the local dime store (anyone remember those?) in our town and we thought we'd try our hand at shoplifting. It was in the summer and he and I were wearing T shirts over elastic waist shorts. We took turns diverting the attention of the store clerk...
    redfanny redfanny 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 23, 2011

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    I stole liquor from my mom

    and stepdad we were going to get drunk together but after taking a sip of each they were really nasty and we decided not to drink them and next time I we drink he's going to get his brother to buy us good drinks
    CookieMonsta16 CookieMonsta16 18-21, F Jan 25

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    I Have Stolen

    When I was 9 I went with my mother to Food lion and as we were checking out I grabbed this little pokemon magazine and put it in my pocket.When I showed it to my mother when we got home she freaked out and rushed me back to the store and got the manager. She made me...
    Matt16 Matt16 18-21, M 6 Responses Jan 9, 2010

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    Ex Boyfriend

    so i dated this guy a long time ago and he was such a **** to me i mean he would hit me and yell at me when i did the littlest things like i accidently spilled something and he would yell at me for fifteen minutes and he was always calling me a stupid *****. Anyway one day...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 20, 2013

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    I have stolen dirty underwear a couple of times,

    I feel bad when I think back to it
    wheels1972 wheels1972 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 16, 2014

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    Technicly

    When I was 7 we discovered a deal that children under 10 could have 1 FREE cookie (I have a sweet tooth) and I loved it sooooo much. Once, when I was 9, i took two, and I was only allowed one by the rules, and I did it many times. So, technicly, i stole.
    dinofs dinofs 13-15, F Jan 24, 2011

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    I Have Stolen....

    I have stolen a pair of used panties (20 years ago when I did my MSc degree) from a girl I helped moving her apartment.I feel a shame I stole it but it was an amazing pair of panties and they smelled like heaven.
    dovik40 dovik40 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 18, 2012

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    I was a little kid. Very young.

    We, my family, never had much money and my school would always have book fairs and all that where they sold toys and books and **** like that. I never asked for money, because I was smart enough to know that things were already bad at home and I didn't want to be a bother. I...
    Gr8nsaw8S Gr8nsaw8S 22-25, M Jul 26, 2014

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    To Impress One But To Lose Another...

    I stole... i got caught, no charges were pressed because it was my best friend i was trying to go along with someone else, to be someone else. It wasn't worth it. I lost both of them... What do you gain when you steal? Nothing. You lose so much more, if i could go back i would...
    KiwiLiv KiwiLiv 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 24, 2012

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    Things That Didn't Belong To Me

    I can't even remember the many times I've took something that doesn't belong to me. I think I've stolen around 1000 dollars from my parents. Not because they didn't give me, but I wanted revenge, and that was the easiest way. I used to steal a lot from stores. Toys, figures...
    MinuteSecond MinuteSecond 16-17, F Jan 12, 2012

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    The Last Time.

    i work in a old building across from an old theater, and they often have parties here, movie shoots, and weddings. it is a nice old place with a fountain at the center of an atrium with old tile flooring. at any rate, they have these parties, the last was for a film festival...
    CopperCoil CopperCoil 36-40, M 2 Responses May 5, 2010

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    Kids...

    I think it was a horrible thing of your mum to do, to blow this thing up. You were nine years old. for crying out loud.Personally, I used to knick makeup from shops. I was eleven, twelve at this point. I never actually used any of it. To this day I honoustly don't know why I took...
    ArrrrchEnemy ArrrrchEnemy 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 10, 2010

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    I Don't Know Why

    When I was about five,I went over to a friends house.She had tons of barbie and I was obssesed with barbie.I saw a viking hat for babies and decided I want it.I put it in my shoe,without my friend noticing,and left.A couple weeks later,I was at Walmart.I saw some neat hair ties...
    willnottell willnottell 13-15 1 Response Jul 6, 2011

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    I Have Stolen And She Doesnt Know Yet

    Me and my cousin stole 15 dollars from my aunt (his mom) and she doesnt know yet. We owed my friends money and thats the only way i could get money. I do want to tell her but im scared that we will get in trouble. My aunt hates people who steal. and i dont know what will happen...
    christoferson32 christoferson32 13-15, M 4 Responses Dec 2, 2012

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    Lipglosses, a keychain,

    some trading cards, a bracelet and a pen. From different shops. I regretted it and haven't since.
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Jan 5

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    I was only six years old

    when I stole a small diary from a Scholastic book fair that my school was holding in the library. The journal's cover was decorated with a unicorn surrounded with sparkles, (at that time I loved unicorns) the color of the book was blue.......but I don't remember. Before all...
    Cutiepeachpie Cutiepeachpie 18-21, F Dec 10, 2014

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    Taking

    When you are 5 and your father won't give up his alcohol money to feed you, and your brother's can't go into the corner store anymore because the lady behind the register is getting suspicious, you take some cookies. When you are 8 and you know christmas isn't coming but you...
    WhoMadeWho WhoMadeWho 22-25, F Nov 19, 2013

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    I stole my cousins panties

    and jizzed in them
    CainIsAble CainIsAble 13-15, M 3 Responses May 25, 2014

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    The Bike

    I've had an interest in bmx bikes since I was in grade three and I've loved getting parts for my bikes. Currently I have a black haro in my garage, a 1992 gt freestyle bmx, an unknown brand chrome bmx and someone's bmx without wheels, pedals or grips. So yesterday at school...
    DanielleSweetcheeks DanielleSweetcheeks 18-21, F Oct 10, 2013

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    Think Before You Act

    Today, I just got suspended from my school's basketball team untill further notice. Tonight is one of the biggest games of our season. Tomorrow our jv and varsity teams, both girls and guys, are taking a charter bus up to another game. I habe been psyched for thisnday and for...
    B3nn B3nn 16-17 1 Response Dec 16, 2011

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    Did Once And Got Spanked In Public For It

    I let my older brother talk me into stealing some candy when I was younger. My dad and mom were paying the grocery bill and I put some candy in my pockets. When we got to the car, my brother tried to sneak a piece from me and my mom saw it. She knew I stole it because I didn...
    donny2011 donny2011 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 24, 2011

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    Today I was accused of stealing 15,

    000 worth of items but they had no proof I told them It wasn't that much and it was about three thousand dollars. So I will tell you my story. I've been working at a retail store(not saying the name) for about 4-5 months now. I've had a habit of stealing items. Everyday I have...
    Kittie96 Kittie96 18-21, F Feb 3

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    My sisyter Latoya zeh used to be a good girl, used to be a good mother and wife but she got mixed up in the wrong crowd got hooked on drugs and became a criminal. she stolen, shes...
    AiymaSnikies AiymaSnikies 22-25, F Feb 9

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    The least important story of mine related to this subject is that I am aware the governments are robbing people. I am aware with all the details, but I can't do much about it. It...
    PaulThePole PaulThePole 31-35 Feb 15

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    It is probably among one of the worst things.. It was not that big and expensive an thing that I lost. But the seeds of mistrust it plants is devastating. Could it had been one...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 22

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    in my dream I got stolen and the guy I like is the one that saved me. I like him a whole lot and have for a long time, but I don't know if he likes me which is a problem I face...
    ellenichole179 ellenichole179 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am 25 years old and have recently moved back home to live with my parents for a few months. I always knew my family was extremely dysfunctional growing up, but I always thought...
    Thristic Thristic 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 20

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    I have a neighbor here that I almost known since I was a kid. They were a couple owned a store of office supplies and other merchandise. They are very kind ever since we met. My...
    scjane scjane 22-25, F 5 hrs ago

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    A part of me is determined not to forget even though it only brings me pain! I feel responsible for remembering and carrying the pain with me into every facet of my life.The most...
    lauren71 lauren71 41-45, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    Weird things set me off and make me cry. I guess I'm sensitive like that. Avoid these subjects around me and we be cool.. For one, the word, '************'(mofo)...hate that. Hate...
    Levi1 Levi1 13-15, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I lost it long ago and now i have rediscovered it within again.Well being traumatized has made me a weakling and dependent person and i ended up being clingy and a bit over polite...
    GenuineAngel GenuineAngel 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    I am 26 and have been struggling with pica for 20 years. When I was a kid (6 years old) I started to eat the stuffing out of couches. It started off as a little here and there but...
    keepitlikeasecret keepitlikeasecret 26-30, F 5 hrs ago

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    I have fibromyalgia like millions of people. How many of us suffer from CFS, fibro, Lupus, arthritis, tendinitis, bursitis, gout, mental and emotional issues? Is it progressive...
    fibromommy fibromommy 41-45, F 33 mins ago

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    I have them :) sometimes they over take the realty of my existence :) I live on an island . No one travels very far . The streets have been turned into green pathways. I love...
    Homejames Homejames 51-55, M 6 hrs ago

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    I would... although l have many acquaintances and enjoy chatting with them, like others l have a few close friends, whom l can discuss anything with, no holds barred...you know who...
    MistyMoon1 MistyMoon1 41-45, F 5 hrs ago

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    Okay so like not drinking alcohol is easy for me cause I hate it but it is tempting to smoke weed cause it is all arounds me and I haven't smoked yet but I have a feeling I might...
    AwkwardTyler AwkwardTyler 13-15, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    The pains you think you have when your younger, you really do have when your older.
    Hiddenheart101 Hiddenheart101 56-60, F 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    One of the people who used to abuse me (a close family member) is dying.. They're not expected to live another six months. I really don't know how I should feel about this. They're...
    AaronH96 AaronH96 18-21, F 7 hrs ago