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I Just Want to Live In Peace

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    Shalom!

    Peace. It is a greeting among us Jews. It is a greeting said by Catholics in their service of Mass. It is the meaning of the Arabic greeting 'sala'am!' Peace is a condition of spirit, as well as one of physical being. It is essential in order to grow. Humankind does not seek...
    Anuledroan Anuledroan 18-21, F Jan 25, 2013

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    Life is short.I don't want to ruin it

    for some unnecessary material things that I don't even need. Ever wonder how many sleepless nights we have passed over some random materialistic thoughts? I remember an episode from House MD where Dr Wilson told a guy that he had cancer.Dr Wilson later found that he was wrong...
    dreamydoc dreamydoc 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 6, 2015

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    I Want To Live In Peace.....

    I have been fighting for peace since my childhood.I never understood why people lack of understanding while they claim of love.Love teaches us tolerence,acceptence,and forgiveness...i wanted peace in my home as a child and compromise with all the circumstaces ,,,never demanding...
    tehbuk tehbuk 51-55, F 1 Response Sep 11, 2010

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    There is so much you sacrifice

    once you decide to live with another. Apart from the lack of privacy,control,and space, you lose more important things. You lose inner peace sharing the same energy. As hard as you might try to not let others influence your inner peace, when you're living with others that are...
    yami07 yami07 22-25, F Oct 5, 2014

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    ...

    Peace is all I crave in my life.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F Sep 26, 2009

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    Feeling Confused About Gay Husband. Help

    My husband of 9 years is gay ....which didn't come as a complete shock. We have been together for 12 years. He told me from the start that he was bi sexual... And I never had a problem with that, in fact we shared some wonderful experiences . Over time , slowly we had sex less...
    mavine mavine 51-55, F 2 Responses Aug 9, 2013

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    Please God give me the strength to do what I'm

    about to do and forgive me for hurting someone in the process. But if I don't do this I am 100% sure I will be six feet deep in less then ten years. Give me strength Allah please please. 🙏 Ameen .
    issimma issimma 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 10, 2015

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    Fulfillment of desires

    and peace ,both are two different entities..i am feeling entangled between both
    sincerehuman sincerehuman 26-30, F 1 Response May 3, 2015

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    I`ll Never Be Happy Again!

    "Wassim" the guy  I told you about in one of my stories DIED,  a friendship that meant the world for me died.  I can`t find support in kind words anymore. Nothing left to say. I will never write a story again! Pain signed his name in my heart so deep that it...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 6, 2010

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    Life Is A Gift..

    http://youtu.be/i5_YAj9lCQcWe must always remember that we are responsible for our own destiny. If we don't find a way to find peace, we will destroy ourselves from within...Life is a gift.....cherish it!Please never forget 9-11 and for all the innocent people who were effected...
    ThoseTearsofJoy ThoseTearsofJoy 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 8, 2012

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    I hate drama and how it brings me down.

    I am feeling super horrible now. I'm so tires of being guilted. Wish there were people who understood the real me. Books and the library are my sanctuary but ever since I moved my life got more complicated. I feel isolated in my own home. It's a generally quiet neighborhood with...
    FunnyandNerdy FunnyandNerdy 18-21, F Aug 3, 2014

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    Peace Will Come...

    I completely believe that we will have peace someday. It will be the day that the world ends. Everyone will stop fighting and relize that they need to spend these last moment with they peole they love and if not that. It will be when we ahve all finally died. Then I know there...
    KatMarston KatMarston 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 7, 2009

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    God's Time Is The Best

    I was living with a woman that i loved so much and at that time i was working as  typist  in an NGO. Really i was making lots of money. After 2 years my contract ended and after a while i became jobless.Living in this short hard time ,my darling finally left me...
    pivi pivi 22-25 Aug 19, 2010

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    Why?

    What wends me up more then anything is bitching!!! Why do people insist to ***** about one another. Why? Must people be two faced. *sigh*
    waterfallstream waterfallstream 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 23, 2010

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    I'm just so stressed out with everything right

    now. Family, school, friends. I feel like I can't get a grip on my life anymore and I think I'm sinking back under again. I don't want to have to go through another depression again, but it's close... I can tell by the way I've been acting. Distant, forgetful, downright hurt...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 8, 2014

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    Today my rascal step brother hit me from behind

    I went to hospital.. I didn't do anything to him! ? he had tried to do this several times.. I jst wanna live in peace ; (
    phelomenagitta phelomenagitta 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 7, 2015

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    Not Sure If People Do Get Into The Diction Of This Word Peace

    Not Sure If People Do Get Into The Diction Of This Word: "Peace".Is it? Peace to create Chaos? Peace to Be Dishonest? Peace to be more Aggressive In Life? Peace to Lie? Peace to Indulge into more Sports and Competitions and try to be Above Others? Peace to Steal and Rip Others...
    ChakraSolipsismMGP ChakraSolipsismMGP 56-60, M Jun 26, 2013

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    why can't we all just get along

    and ~love~ each other?
    kayblue kayblue 36-40, F 4 Responses May 6, 2015

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    "i Just Want To Live In Peace"

    you are so rightlet me know how we will get peacei think we must stand together and say enough is enoughlet us force the polititions to get togetherlet them decide a vote peaceonly then will we know where we standthis crises has been world wide for to longno one do something...
    wessel wessel 51-55, M Mar 10, 2011

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    I've noticed a pattern in my life.

    It seems like every time I start to be doing well or good things are starting to happen to me, that out of the blue my whole world is flipped upside down. This happens to me all the damn time and Im so sick of it. I dont understand why my life cant be stable for once? It seems...
    TyThe90sKid TyThe90sKid 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 15, 2014

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    By Design, By Nature, By Desire.

    As I see it the opposite of Peace is everything else. It is a fundamental entropy, as perceived by a living being; truly an infinite entity. But one can direct, act, and espouse it. I try. Please, everyone, do so too.
    bordendazed bordendazed 46-50 Jun 4, 2011

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    Whatever we do, including our continuing effort

    to make more money and achieve fame, our ultimate purpose is to achieve happiness and peace of mind. Living in peace is my ultimate intention here on this earth.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 28, 2015

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    I Have A Dream...

    “I have a dream, that my children with one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character.” Do you all remember that speech? That speech that changed a nation with the beauty and sorrowful truth behind its...
    Freeingtibet Freeingtibet 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 13, 2013

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    There's only so much I can take.

    .. I realize no one can have the power to effect you negatively unless you give it to them but why must people test those boundaries!? Ugh I'm starting to get sick of myself for being so weak at times. Things are as simple as you make them. so why can't I simply just say frack it...
    Badriyah Badriyah 26-30, F Aug 7, 2015

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    I was wondering how to get rid of my thoughts.

    They have grown out of my control lately. I did a little research&found out overwhelming amount of resources pertaining to this matter. The fundamental teaching of all those resources were pretty much the same. They all tell you to live in the present that is "Now" By becoming...
    dreamydoc dreamydoc 22-25, M Apr 13, 2015

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    I sometimes curse myself On

    why I am getting involved in this useless stuff as of now Team was more than enough burden for me And I am giving interview for ISTE I have just gone crazy I don't want to join to be a part of that commitee God plz dont get me selected
    1nfern0 1nfern0 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 25, 2014

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    Ppl be hating and I'm like "yo.

    ..y u do dat" they roller skater alligators
    worthmorethangold worthmorethangold 13-15, F Mar 16, 2015

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    Peace Is Waiting For Him To Return!

      Running away from the kingdom of God, hiding from the reality`s sun away from the rainy past, away from that day that Wassim lost his legs in, noises and anger were dancing together, he cried until he fainted from the pain, his pretty car was a mess, people were all...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 28, 2009

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    True

    RUE
    zuzi57 zuzi57 51-55, F Apr 16, 2012

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    Why can't I just live

    and not care what other people think of me. I feel judged when someone stares at me. They think I don't notice but I do. I've felt that vibe far to many times to recognize it over and over again. Can I live without being judged so badly. Maybe it's just me or something I'm...
    trulyspoken trulyspoken 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 12, 2015

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    Love

    I knew I loved my partner the second I saw her smile. As she smiled at me, my whole insides gleamed and I realized something. I loved her. What is love? Is it the thing that we look for our whole lives since our mothers first held us as an infant? Is it a eternal devotion towards...
    Freeingtibet Freeingtibet 46-50, F Mar 11, 2013

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    Peace and Harmony

    I remember being a very young girl, being at peace and happy.  Then things started changing.  They all involved men and alcoholism.  My peace ended in 1966.  Three different men saw to that, all in their own way.  I did have my beautiful cousins who...
    TexasLily TexasLily 56-60, F 12 Responses Sep 26, 2009

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    I Wish They Would All Just Leave Me Alone

    Everybody who i used to hang out with comes creeping back to bite me in the *** and i hate it i used to be a drug addict like them but i have been trying so hard to change and 4 years later they still find me and want to hang out and if i say no enough times they freak out and i...
    claraella claraella 18-21, F 10 Responses Dec 6, 2009

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