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I Knew I Had To Choose Between My Relationship And My Child

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    my mom had a rough upbringing. rape, abuse, etc with about 13 other brothers and sisters. she had 3 kids. I'm the baby. as kids, we had a horrible childhood as well. she made sure...
    niafiend niafiend 18-21, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    I've had 5 online relationships and I never met any of the other people. I still wish I could even though I'm in a happy relationship now. Just because I think it'd be nice to meet...
    tinyanorexic tinyanorexic 18-21, F Feb 3

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    NOT with adults. But with other children..family members younger than me, and one older. This is my deepest darkest secret. I am revealing this now, because for the past two weeks...
    trappedgirl17 trappedgirl17 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I was 8 and she was 12. Me and 2 other boys were playing outside. Then the neighbor girl hollered at us so we went over to her. She said she wanted to show us something. We said ok...
    gallen143zz gallen143zz 51-55, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    And I love them. I dream about growing bigger each night. I would be on the streets, then I would get my first growth spurt. I grow bigger, my eyes are level with the power poles...
    Profweird Profweird 22-25, M Feb 1

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    daycare lol this little boy told me he wanted to play house in the big tunnel on the playground. we went in the tunnel and I remember feeling nervous. he said ok we have to do what...
    142Annabear 142Annabear 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Well this has been going on for a while, but my dad basically feels that I pushed him away, while he feels this way, he is a introvert, very bold about how he feels, and he has no...
    linkin15 linkin15 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    It was just sex. That is what the plan was anyway. We are both married, and yes, I know it's awful of us to seek comfort in each other, but we did. The first time we met for sex I...
    klady23 klady23 26-30, F 37 Responses 4 days ago

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    So I thought I'd write about this because I enjoy reading stories similar and I have one to share to all of you. Winding back four years ago, It was my first day of timetable class...
    rcammur rcammur 22-25, F Feb 8

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    I spent a year studying abroad halfway across the world in Asia. I met my boyfriend, a native there, towards the end of my stay, 3 months before my flight back home to Europe. We...
    whanxbb whanxbb 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I don't even know what to call this any more... I don't even know if i want this any more... Sorry this is going to be long but i need to just get this out there in some form...
    Prettybutterfly88 Prettybutterfly88 26-30, F 5 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    I had to choose between lying and staying in an abusive home, or telling the truth and getting out of an abusive home. I told the truth, and now two years later...I'm greatful I...
    lizzielazylove97 lizzielazylove97 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 3

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    I have only had one interracial relationship. A white guy when I was like 19. And I have to admit it was probably one of the best relationships I have ever had. Looking to explore...
    Lovelyphoenix80 Lovelyphoenix80 31-35, F Feb 3

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    17 years and I've never had a real relationship. I just had my first kiss last September an I've never, ya know, done "it" (lol). I used to feel bad an left out but I now realize...
    irreelevance irreelevance 16-17, F 8 Responses Feb 10

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    My mother, unfortunately, suffered from a medical condition (I think it was endometriosis) and as a result she was unable to have any more children. My father went out to work to...
    bigbadnur bigbadnur 56-60, M 1 Response Feb 19

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    I love and have no problem with an interracial relationship. I have had several interracial relationships with black men. I have my twin daughters by a black man. My oldest two...
    momfromcolorado momfromcolorado 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    It was at least 9 years since I would consider I had any kind of childhood. Time is supposed to separate feelings from the present but time makes it worse for me. It feels like I'm...
    WonderingOfTheSoul WonderingOfTheSoul 18-21 Jan 28

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    Crush on much older male teacher: So yeah this is the only other teacher I crushed on. Only male teacher, It was stupid and ridiculous and lately I've come to realise it could've...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 8 hrs ago

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    I know that I have not discussed it here but I am now in a loving relationship with an older man. I still have my own apartment but I stay over at his house more often than not...
    teresasimpson teresasimpson 22-25, F 6 Responses Feb 8

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    The Bane of My Existence-Instead of happy memories of "Daddy Daughter" outings and feelings of adoration I have memories of daily confrontations and feelings of general unease. He...
    MimsatheQuiet MimsatheQuiet 18-21, F Feb 11

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    This is what saddens me... The lack of real & authentic love between two people. "The Notebook" of love, the Marvin Gaye of love. You see, I've never experienced any kind of...
    NaomiSunJourney NaomiSunJourney 31-35, F 5 days ago

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    I never dreamed I would be placed in the heart wrenching position to decide what to do. While always supporting the legality of a woman's right to choose, I found myself thinking...
    MariPosa1981 MariPosa1981 31-35, F Jan 28

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    I've been blessed to have had relationships with several handsome, smart, strong, loving, kind black men. I've always loved black men because of there fire, mental strength...
    TheRightFitforLife TheRightFitforLife 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 8

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    I love my wife and we have been married for more than 20 years, but I realize I am not able to stay satisfied in a strictly monogamous relationship. Five years into our marriage...
    jwtecy jwtecy 46-50, M 2 days ago

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    They control my life. They choose what will I do in the future instead of my interest and passion. I can't talk to my male classmates or even get near them when my parents are...
    littleloveatmyheart littleloveatmyheart 16-17, F 12 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I don't know how to feel right now. I wasn't trying to get pregnant. I'm 26, but still not at a point in my life where I can have a child. I'm a professional athlete. I don't...
    skifree1080 skifree1080 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    I'm 37, and I'm stuck in a 5 year old, horribly lonely marriage because I have a toddler and I'm unwilling to not have him with me every day. I know my husband will fight for...
    wheresmyrescueparty wheresmyrescueparty 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 16

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    Hi there... I need some help from others that have gotten out of a narcissistic marriage, and have kids. Here's the rough sketch of my story: I was in relationship and married to...
    beesknees12 beesknees12 41-45, F 7 Responses Feb 16

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    You begin a process of dating and discover the wonders of another person. You find yourself excited and happy to take that risk to allow yourself to trust being vulnerable and open...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 6 Responses Feb 8

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    I have been single every valentines day, until this one. My boyfriend had asked me what I'd like to do earlier that week & for once I felt my heart speed up in excitement that I...
    gluestickruler gluestickruler 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 15

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    Please let me know what you think. I've been seeing this man for about a year, on and off because he is still technically married but going through separation. There's a 19 year...
    Sunshinesforyou Sunshinesforyou 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    My ex didn't introduce me to his family. He didn't put any pics of us on facebook. He was having fun with his friend even though we had an appointment to do something together. We...
    Kayu96 Kayu96 31-35, F 8 Responses Feb 12

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    I've been with him for almost 4 years now. When I think of it, I never felt loved in our relationship. Lately I feel like he's been taking me for granted. A week can pass without...
    Brego Brego 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    maybe I should say a good relationship is built out of respect trust and honesty. we all know someone or are someone with bad unhealthy relationships.
    simplyafriend simplyafriend 41-45, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    God is so good to reveal His Truths to me! I was feeling anxious about the anniversary date of DDay approaching on the 19th. I've talked to other betrayed spouses and know that...
    NOWHealing NOWHealing 61-65, F 2 Responses Feb 7

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    Dear Wife, Your husband has been cheating on you for 10 years with all different women, he never engaged in relationships, just sex. Until he met me. The first time it happened...
    nothingbetterthanlaughing nothingbetterthanlaughing 31-35, F 11 Responses Feb 13

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    I had an abortion on January 21st, 2015. I chose the surgical procedure with general anesthesia because I didn't want to see, hear or witness what I was about to do because I'm...
    BlackBuddafly88 BlackBuddafly88 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 28

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    I am now 26 year old. I suffer daily from PASS/PTSD. When I was 17 years old I was in a very committed relationship with a man that was 22, and I loved him dearly! I was a senior...
    dailey629 dailey629 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 6

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    angiestong angiestong 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I'm warning you now that my experience is a book... I'm sharing because I want those who may be going through this right now to know that only one thing will make the relationship...
    DaylightDancer DaylightDancer 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    Sooo... I'm in a relationship right now and I guess I am very happy. He makes me smile, he cares about me, always protects me... However I don't know why, but I feel confused. It...
    maybereallyconfused maybereallyconfused 18-21, F Feb 15

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    Where do I begin? I have been with a narcissist for 3 and a half years. All of that time was so confusing. This could easily turn into pages, but I will be vague as possible. Even...
    hazelwoodd hazelwoodd 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 17

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    This is not a regret, it's something I've known would happen. Parents thankfully divorced at age 4. My dad had weekend custody and is a great dad. Still, I saw how hard being a...
    MissASC77 MissASC77 36-40, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Ok here is the sequel. I wrote about an affair I had with a married preacher, long story short my husband walked in and caught us. I haven't been with the preacher again since...
    reddhot reddhot 51-55, F 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am currently in a very long distance relationship with my husband and my best girlfriend. Both are overseas now and I am in the USA. I miss them very much but it cannot be...
    brunettewifeandmom brunettewifeandmom 31-35, F 1 hr ago

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