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I Know That A Shovel Can Hurt

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    Yes, they can. You know when I was a child, I use to think when people said that I was like, how can that be so. They are only.....words. And if you don't believe what others...
    zonus zonus 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 20

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    When he's heart beats I can hear it . But lately everything has been a mess . I'm not sure what to believe . But I do know one thing even though the title says what it says (heart...
    Yovanna Yovanna 18-21, F Jan 13

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    many times in my life ,,,Lost at sea ,trapped in a fire ,being beat to death ,a gun misfiring meant to blow my brains out ,,He was always there ,and that was before I realized...
    rckt148 rckt148 51-55, M Jan 3

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    I honestly know that what has happened to me in the past cannot be changed but, it's preventing me from moving on. I'm struggling 24/7 here. I'm meant to forgive and forget, accept...
    ScarM3 ScarM3 16-17, F Jan 10

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    Sometimes we do not know when exactly change has taken place. Like the Ship of Theseus, do we know exactly which is the last plank that says 'this is the old me'? When even that...
    novembermountain novembermountain 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 19

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    01. I wish I never gave him a chance to get back in my life... he made a fool outta me... I pray to god that time heals faster and I forget who he even is, it's like he never...
    CharlotteTeller CharlotteTeller 26-30, F Jan 11

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    It's mentally tolling and draining working in the social/human services field. What I do is so simple and easy and I'm doing more than I should. I am applying for jobs now and I...
    Frenchgal11 Frenchgal11 26-30, F Jan 12

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    And so can every single one of you. An alter ego is usually a conscious construction. For example, remember the way you feel like when you walk out of the theater after watching...
    slipdasystem slipdasystem 18-21, M a week ago

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    I never knew depression till my son died, depression sucks really bad. I feel for those who battle depression.
    bayowolf2 bayowolf2 51-55, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    ..i still love the man in every moment of my life...
    hannagrace hannagrace 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    Life is all about making mistakes or bad choices because you wanted to. Dealing with the consequences. Learning from the conclusions.
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Jan 11

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    and what exactly is their responsibility?
    gyty gyty 13-15, M Jan 17

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    I will talk to anyone about anything they're going through , I'm a really good listener :)
    j1494 j1494 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    You know what really hurts here? It's coming here and reading all the posts where people are hurting and contemplating suicide - especially when I click through to profiles and see...
    LoneSouls LoneSouls 26-30, F Jan 2

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    Exactly one year today, I left my ex. I never really open up to anyone about my past relationship. I only had one breakup, one ex, one true love and one shattered dreams. I made...
    beautifulbutterfly2 beautifulbutterfly2 22-25, F 35 Responses Jan 8

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    he's hurt me so much and I just go right back to him when he wants me to cuz I love him so much I don't think he knows how much he has hurt me... I know I've hurt him but that was...
    ashleysokolik ashleysokolik 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 17

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    Reading through this website helped me so much with my recent situation, that I felt the need to contribute somehow and hope it helps others in return. A little background about...
    guywithnoname guywithnoname 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    I am so hopelessly in love with this guy I met a little over a year ago. I met him through a friend and since then we have really bonded and gotten close. He tells me things he has...
    FlyAwayWithMe3 FlyAwayWithMe3 18-21, F 6 Responses Jan 18

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    "Little Do You Know"Alex and SierraLittle do you knowHow I'm breaking while you fall asleepLittle do you knowI'm still haunted by the memoriesLittle do you knowI'm trying to pick...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 5 days ago

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    It's been more than a week and not one second since that day have I not thought about him. He showed no sign of weakness though now I know that he had some. Maybe he had plenty...
    hecknope hecknope 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    All it takes is being at the wrong place at the wrong time. I didn't know regret could hurt so much and be felt so deep. I want to forget it, but I keep thinking: "what could I...
    larosenoire larosenoire 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 5

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    At least I have a pretty good understanding of it. From what I have seen, there are 4 forms of connecting with people. The first one is what I call acquaintance. This means that...
    Supercat8835 Supercat8835 13-15, M Jan 6

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    I thought i was fine. i thought we were fine. sure the feeling was full of climax, orgasmic, we were too f**king happy. we enjoyed our first semester way too much. the parties, the...
    butterfliesndut butterfliesndut 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    Sometimes I just don't understand. I never end up with the person I really like. Either there's always someone else or I'm just not good enough. But what about when someone leads...
    blackspikex blackspikex 18-21, F Jan 20

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    I have undiagnosed depression and social anxiety my parents are homophobes equating it to ********** and im bi- they dont know I can't tell them ive gone through my own personal...
    permanentdreams1 permanentdreams1 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 9

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    I ended my affair for many reasons as explained in other stories. I fell in love with him because when my life was at it's worst he made me laugh and gave me hope. Well this past...
    pamdaqtpi pamdaqtpi 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Shark! There is this atheist swimming in the ocean. All of a sudden he sees a shark in the water, so he starts swimming furiously towards his boat. As he looks back, he sees the...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Every time my ex talks to me I honestly do feel horrible because he tends to say the things that make me feel horrible of he knows it or not I'm not sure. I want to tell him to...
    Darkerthanlightash Darkerthanlightash 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    My mom bought this apartment almost 6 years ago before her passing. I guess this is home now. There are times, when I can sit for hours starring at my paintings or just sitting on...
    beautifulbutterfly2 beautifulbutterfly2 22-25, F 18 Responses Jan 21

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    So there's a boy I like and 3 days ago he asked me if can date and I remember what my mom said she said I can date at 16 or 17 and now I ready she takes that away from me...but...
    cassett cassett 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 15

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    I recently was diagnosed with FSH Muscular Dystrophy, which is a genetic disorder in my family. I know that if I have biological children they would have a 50% chance of having it...
    Rox21HL Rox21HL 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I've notice this 6th sense of mine after an experience I had at a hospice while my mom was passing away. I was with my boyfriend visiting my mother at a hospice in Lakewood...
    Roshir Roshir 31-35, F a week ago

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    I've always wanted to know it because I feel it could be beneficial for me knowing. I don't like not knowing at my age and blood types can be suited to certain foods. My mother...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 10 hrs ago

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    It is interesting to watch my mind slowly degrade. Degrade as in, let the barrier between thoughts,feelings,memories lower. They all mix, they all become one. It becomes...
    ParasitePoke ParasitePoke 13-15, M Jan 20

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    I have absolutely no clue. I love the theater I love movies. I love watching the behind the scenes stuff. But I have no idea what my talent is! I know I can't sing, and I'm good at...
    Theoldmaid Theoldmaid 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    I think I can, I think I can, I know I can, because I've done it. <3 <3 <3
    Sinjintiger Sinjintiger 41-45, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    There's an element to be sought after, at 4AM. A fleeting sense of pleasurable impairment and leaden knowledge. I can't see the labyrinth, in the day. But it cries out at night...
    s0undgarden s0undgarden 16-17, M Dec 30, 2014

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    When i was 24-25 years old i lived in the northern Chicago suburbs. My girlfriend Barb (Stephanie Powers look alike) was a nymphomaniac and loved to go down on me while i was...
    goodalways goodalways 51-55, M Jan 12

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    Men make better multitaskers. It is common knowledge. We can drink beer, belch, drink more beer, fart, drink more beer, tune out our wives, drink more beer, ignore the chores...
    stupendusdude stupendusdude 46-50 4 Responses Jan 13

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    I loved him way before we got married to other people and i still cant seem to stop loving him and he loves me too i know but cant say it for obvious reasons . We met as teenagers...
    solongago2 solongago2 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    True love is altruism. God, or the Light, gave, continues to give, with no real desire to receive back. To love God in return and to seek to do his will for us, live our lives in...
    Corzomec Corzomec 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    Hurting somethin fierce now. It's causing my stomach to hurt as well.
    ForeverStarrs ForeverStarrs 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    A fellow stopped at a rural gas station and, after filling his tank, he paid the bill and bought a soft drink. He stood by his car to drink his cola and he watched a couple of men...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 2 Responses Jan 2

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    It's an amazing time early morning with a lot of snow on the ground. It is quiet solitary, and I can think. +no school
    Abyte Abyte 13-15, M 4 days ago

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    Starting to try and clean my sidewalks. Why is it as a kid I enjoyed this now hate it? Is it because its not work, that I have no choice, that I'm smarter. Can't be that I'm...
    nevgivup nevgivup 46-50, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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