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I Know That With Each Door That Closes A New One Opens

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 450 People

    Looking Back

    With each door that closes a new one opens, yet often, we keep staring at the door that closed, ignoring the ones that are wide open, waiting for us, because we are blinded by our own emotions. Still though, when you are ready...that opened door will be awaiting for you.
    BellaFairy BellaFairy 22-25, F Nov 23, 2011

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    bellaboo68 bellaboo68 36-40, F Sep 10, 2014

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    Oh, How True.

    If I was never suicidal, I would have never felt myself falling in love. My mom took me to the mental hospital when I told her my suicidal thoughts. Stayed there for 4 days, and then went into group therapy. There I met who is my boyfriend today. 2 months and I haven't been...
    bathanie bathanie 16-17, F Jun 5, 2010

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    God Always Opens A New Door

    And it's always a better door than the one He closes. Praise God!
    drjennspiritled drjennspiritled 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 6, 2013

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    Revolving Doors

    Life is a supermarket departmentalised with revolving doors. Life is also a pharmacy with one way doors. Life is the transcendence of an ******. Life presents us with a room of doors which lead to a multitudinous chance experience.
    aoutdouze aoutdouze 22-25, F Sep 28, 2013

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    From Cocoon To Butterfly

    My Life has taken some changes. I realize they are for the better, and yet I wallow in woe is me for almost 3 mos now. I've had a few blows dealt in the last 2 yrs, ces't la vie ~ I think maturity has snuck up on me. Met a man after 10 yrs with a steady job, cars, own place...
    BrokeHeart BrokeHeart 56-60, F 2 Responses May 17, 2010

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    bellaboo68 bellaboo68 36-40, F Dec 18, 2014

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    This reminds me of love

    if a door suddenly closes know a new one will open but it doesn't only apply for love it's for life to
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F Sep 9, 2014

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    Paths

    Life is full of the unexpected, never know what path will be presented to you and which one you will choose. You quesiton yourself if the path you do choose will be the right one. Life is too short and there is no time to waste. If it's the wrong one, lesson learned and move on...
    GOODSB GOODSB 36-40, F May 4, 2012

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    It's like love when a engaged door closes you

    get the choice of opening the door of marriage or the door if I'm sorry I can't do this...it's the same with life if the door of life opens you have the choice to open up the door that has book of life and fill in the blank pages or you get the choice to end it all right then...
    kenzie111Hall kenzie111Hall 26-30, F Sep 10, 2014

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    Dare To Be Free - Of Me

    My heart is broke, my life is broke, Fear grips me , I cannot breathe I cannot see, I cannot be Free from the pain, the anger, the torment I try, I fake it, then I cower and take it Still I continue to fight against defeat Until something happens to bring me to my knees Always...
    BrokeHeart BrokeHeart 56-60, F 3 Responses Apr 15, 2011

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    To The Unknown

    But with each door that opens, There comes a promise of a brighter future, Be ware! It might be a false one
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F May 11, 2010

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    the problem is if the door opens,

    is it really open or is it just cracked with someone on the other side who don't want you there. Be diligent but careful
    looking4slut looking4slut 56-60, M 1 Response Sep 9, 2014

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    Even Though It's Not Easy

    Sometimes people find themselves at a crossroads. You see it coming, but what is beyond the initial site, you've no idea. There is so much propelling you forward that it is hard to determine what is clear and what is hazy. There are decisions that people don't ever want to be...
    submissiveheart submissiveheart 26-30, F Aug 16, 2011

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    When A Door Close Another One Opens???what Will You Do?

    This is the biggest question to yourself.I made a business that started from nothing and ended up something and I thought I was perfectly fine till I got broke.That was 5 yrs. ago and never understood it.I prayed to GOD and ask him?WHY???I was helping a lot of people and hired...
    FOTOCHECK FOTOCHECK 41-45, M Jun 25, 2012

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    When one door closes,

    another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us. Alexander Graham Bell
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses Dec 18, 2014

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    Reaching For The Door Handle ...

    Changes in life are not always welcomed and they can be shocking and very stressful when they occur suddenly and without warning.   In the 21st Century there is little certainty in many peoples' lives.  There is a great deal of insecurity in terms of employment...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss 51-55, F 5 Responses May 12, 2010

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    A Chapter Ends And Another Starts

    Not long ago I was wondering what was next, things were going down hill but being optomistic in that things would turn around and more happiness than I have felt in a long time would be with me soon. It worked out cause now in the start of the new chapter of my life the door...
    mtvlm mtvlm 41-45, M 7 Responses May 10, 2010

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    Journey Of Life

    This group is so cool. Our lifes journey is like this. One situation to the next. I so look forward to what is around the corner in my lifes journey. And of course hearing from my dear friends and what happens with them. When I found this group it put such a smile on my face...
    1changingheart 1changingheart 51-55, M Mar 9, 2012

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    Even Though It Hurts

    Sometimes people find themselves at a crossroads. You see it coming, but what is beyond the initial site, you've no idea. There is so much propelling you forward that it is hard to determine what is clear and what is hazy. There are decisions that people don't ever want to be...
    ryliegirl ryliegirl 26-30, F Apr 21, 2011

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    This may sound weird but I've though of this since I was a kid, if I slept with the door closed then demons won't get me.
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