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

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    I know I'm too young to have had a relationship and I regret even having one but I didn't know any better and so now I know. I had a 7-month relationship and it just fell apart...
    SimplyZero SimplyZero 13-15, F Apr 9

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    Names changed for privacy. Valentines day 2013 I was on a Facebook game and met Sandra. I was single and she was going through separation. We really hit it off chatting for...
    ciao8585 ciao8585 26-30, M 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    i live in a sexless relationship 😪
    mostafa01998 mostafa01998 16-17, M 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    While at uni I was at a party and one of the lecturers was there. She was about 35 and I was 19, and we had a wonderful time at the party, and ended up kissing while we were...
    PinkyPinks PinkyPinks 31-35, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    I've always had a strained relationship with my daughter. I divorced her dad when she was around 5 and thought I was a very responsible single parent. Her dad was very much a...
    courageousmom courageousmom 66-70, F Apr 5

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    I was with my ex-boyfriend for five years. He was a hard worker and had his own business, so he did not have a lot of time for me. Sometimes our dates would be in his office while...
    moodyhedgehog moodyhedgehog 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    i still watch the cartoons that i watched in my childhood as i had a very awesome childhood . It just brings joy to me and i have nice dreams about playing with my friends . I don...
    manan98k manan98k 13-15, M Apr 11

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    i still watch the cartoons that i watched in my childhood as i had a very awesome childhood . It just brings joy to me and i have nice dreams about playing with my friends . I don...
    manan98k manan98k 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 11

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    i still watch the cartoons that i watched in my childhood as i had a very awesome childhood . It just brings joy to me and i have nice dreams about playing with my friends . I don...
    manan98k manan98k 13-15, M Apr 11

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    I am very hurt. I wish I had someone to talk to. I met an older lady on Craigslist. I thought we had a good relationship until I found out she was sleeping with any and everyone...
    7ofnine 7ofnine 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    I never had a real relationship. I never dated a guy where I actually touched or held his hand. I always been In a long distance relationship. Sometimes I cry because I feel like I...
    yannie17 yannie17 18-21, M 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    I can't pick one I had a great relationship with him as a kid but now I realized what he does isn't right, read my expirences if u are interested
    PsycoKiller PsycoKiller 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    They can be beautiful. However you must be very cautious and be careful what you talk about. Don't give out personal information. Watch out for unhappy married men. Lol...there...
    audteyrose45 audteyrose45 41-45, F Mar 30

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    I love this girl so much, I would do anything for her but I never truly know if she feels the same. I've had so many relationships after we broke up but I never felt the same love...
    JMA787 JMA787 16-17, M 9 hrs ago

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    How do you get over it? I knew going into my marriage and my attempts to have children that there was a good chance I wouldn't be able to conceive. The doctor told me when I was...
    Dawn0421 Dawn0421 31-35, F 4 hrs ago

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    Im really trying to get my boyfriend of nearly 6 years to introduce DD into our relationship. I first mentioned it last october time and things have progressed with us slightly but...
    Tinker88 Tinker88 22-25, F 1 hr ago

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    I wanted to share a couple of excerpts from the book "Getting Past the Affair- A Program To Help You Cope, Heal and Move On---Together or Apart" by Douglas K. Snyder, PhD, Donald H...
    Selfhelpme Selfhelpme 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    Hi, it's Dakota again. I've already told my story of being raped by my uncle and three strange men last summer, just after I turned 14. One of the men was killed in a bad drug deal...
    mouthdakota mouthdakota 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 4

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    I am his wife but yet I feel like I'm the other woman. It's about to be two months since I gave the hubby an ultimatum his family or this other woman. As I suspected he choose her...
    Itonlytakesone Itonlytakesone 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 13

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    I am his wife but yet I feel like I'm the other woman. It's about to be two months since I gave the hubby an ultimatum his family or this other woman. As I suspected he choose her...
    Itonlytakesone Itonlytakesone 26-30, F Apr 13

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    this happened in Shiawassee county Michigan. on saturdat 3/15/2014 I came home from work to find out from my now ex girlfriend that her oldest son which I cognitive imparment had...
    kennyeagle13 kennyeagle13 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    I found this TREMENDOUSLY eye opening. I read this last night on a message board about affairs and had to share ----- "Love", within infidelity, isn’t. Love in this context is...
    Wikedangel Wikedangel 36-40, F 9 Responses Mar 27

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    What ten minutes of your life would you choose to return to for just ten minutes? The reality is we never get that choice in a conscious manner, happenstance or serendipitous...
    oldbaldguy oldbaldguy 70+, M Mar 30

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    It is time for me to speak up, I have thought more than once. I am now a mother with 4 beautiful children, but I still carry a secret. I had an abortion just 4 days after my 16th...
    secretstoryforlife secretstoryforlife 46-50 Mar 30

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    On, March 21st, 2012 my baby girl passed away due to Sids. She was born on September 15th, 2011. She was my third child. Only daughter. She was my world. A little princess. She had...
    Angela1989 Angela1989 22-25, F Apr 6

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    A Decision I Made... Years Ago. To have and to hold from this day forward. Sept 15, 2001 on this date I informed my spouse and said "I was going to transition into a woman, many...
    Trisha60ts Trisha60ts 61-65, T 3 Responses Mar 24

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    Let's say a guy named Fred is attracted to a woman named Martha. He asks her out to a movie; she accepts; they have a pretty good time. A few nights later he asks her out to dinner...
    oldermanlookingforwomen oldermanlookingforwomen 56-60, M 1 Response Apr 3

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    Let's say a guy named Fred is attracted to a woman named Martha. He asks her out to a movie; she accepts; they have a pretty good time. A few nights later he asks her out to dinner...
    ViperRemu ViperRemu 26-30, M 4 Responses Apr 3

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    First the obvious. It is surprising to see folks that grieve over relationships that have ended when they knew going in it was not a smart thing to do. Many say that there is...
    berke007 berke007 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 2

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    I decided to put this down as story... since it covers a lot... All I think about is what can go wrong... it is hard to try when you know how destructive a relationship can be. I...
    Sparrowhawk1161 Sparrowhawk1161 51-55, M 6 days ago

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    Arrested For An Abduction That NEVER Happened-My mother split from my stepfather after ten years almost 15 years ago. A custody battle ensued. Not between the two of them though...
    DiamondsEldest DiamondsEldest 26-30 Mar 25

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    Part 3: the affair When I posted my experience on EP and how depressed I was about my situation I got a lot of positive comments and support which really helped me change my...
    unexpectedlove15 unexpectedlove15 26-30, F 6 Responses Mar 30

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    Hate is a very strong word, so I'll try not to use it. I have a stepson (he's 15 now) who I have been around since he was 6. I knew that he was gay the day I met him. That is of no...
    needinghelpbadly needinghelpbadly 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    I found out I was pregnant on April 1st. The irony. I had thought for a few weeks that I might of been pregnant and if I was I wouldn't be for much longer. I didn't make the...
    IMadeAChoice IMadeAChoice 22-25, F Apr 15

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    So first off a bit of background on my situation. I am 24 and a college student, a few months ago an old friend from high school got in contact with me. She is 21 and a student at...
    Akalmostdad Akalmostdad 22-25, M 21 Responses Mar 31

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    Hi everyone, I'm having a dilemma and don't/can't speak to friends or family about it as I don't want their opinion on my boyfriend (Ben) to be tainted. We have been together for...
    yameirual yameirual 22-25, F 5 Responses Apr 6

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    April 14th was the 4 year "anniversary" of when my ex punched me in the face and slammed my head into the car window. At school that day a friend told me that if he hit me again...
    Jeradactyl Jeradactyl 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I had a good childhood in some respects. I was provided all of the material items that I needed and many times that I wanted. My parents were mentally. emotionally, physically and...
    abused2 abused2 22-25 1 Response Mar 27

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    I have known my husband since we were in the 7th grade, but we didn't get together until after we graduated high school. I was in college and I became pregnant 2 years into our...
    chan50 chan50 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    I just read the article about when u dream about someone, that mean he's thinking or missing u.. Btw im sorry before, coz my english is not really well.. I wanna share about my...
    Sk203 Sk203 18-21, F Apr 5

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    I don't understand why it's so hard for women to leave an abusive relationship. Sometimes I wish I could pull them away. I was in an abusive relationship for a short time. Verbal...
    Deseraye1 Deseraye1 31-35, F 5 Responses Apr 5

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    I remember people from my family, when I was little, they hugged each other. I probably was hugged as a baby, but I don't remember it. I have pretty good and clear memories since I...
    WickedScullyOfTheWest WickedScullyOfTheWest 31-35, F Apr 6

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    First of all í want to excuse my spelling and grammar i am not native to english i am from Iceland. I have had several of these experinces though must of them happened to me as a...
    notendanafn notendanafn 22-25, M Apr 13

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    My son is 28. I raised him on my own as a single mom, I always worked very hard to give him a good life, we had a house, he had a good education, food, clothes and we even had...
    Katrinalccy Katrinalccy 51-55, F 2 Responses Apr 14

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    When I was small :- • I'd put my arms in my shirt and told people I lost my arms • Would restart the video game whenever I knew I was going to lose • Had that one pen...
    esteem29 esteem29 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 15

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    I love my mom and my grandma but growing up was sometimes really hard for me. I remember waking up in the middle of the night when I was really little so i could bury my head under...
    bsmirror bsmirror 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Because of my own experience, I feel that I have to share these words: see faith as a window with thick blinds or curtains. When you make the choice of opening those blinds...
    TNTandCHOCOLATE TNTandCHOCOLATE 31-35 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    This was the time just before I lost everything, before I became alone and I made myself that way. I got jealous of her hanging around with other people, even though I never told...
    Jessie116 Jessie116 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    He was my dads best friend, I was the child he never had. He was 60 and I was 23, 38 years my senior. Because of the strong family ties we had between us I practically grew up...
    littlesaiyan littlesaiyan 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 9

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    I am a step-parent to three children ages 12, (almost) 11, and 9. Their biological mother walked out on them on their father when the youngest was about a year and a half old, and...
    TeaMother TeaMother 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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