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I Know The Right Thing Is Never The Easy Thing

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    I'm Quitting Smoking

    I started smoking at a very young age, both my parents smoked in the home, so it came by naturally. I've tried many times to quit, and self doubt dragged me down. So i started up again. The mental struggle with quitting is a challenge, but i discovered one thing i never noticed...
    peachfuzz68 peachfuzz68 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 21, 2012

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    It's always ok to do the right thing.... come what it may.
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    One. I may not make it past age 25 Two. I'm not sure what is my purpose in here anymore Three. I've been out of the city I live in one time only since 2013 Four. Sometimes my...
    PiecingMeBackTogether PiecingMeBackTogether 18-21 6 Responses Apr 2

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    I am not a pessimist so much as a realist, there are so many things that I want in life that most say isnt much to ask for. But in my gut I know it will not come to pass. A place...
    Lestat93 Lestat93 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    its hard for me becuz i am very outspoken and tell things the way they are and sometimes its mean... sometimes peps need to hear the truth
    alexhiles alexhiles 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I don't understand how I can love you so much. You can quit pretending to love me, knowing it was lies after lies. I shouldn't let you into my life, now you have me spaced out...
    natashaxxs natashaxxs 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    But most dont. Some tempt me. Thanks society. For tempting to feel less wrong.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Mar 25

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    Hopes and wishes for all that delights will sour in the midst of actions not taken and words unsaid.
    capitalbreeze capitalbreeze 18-21, F Mar 27

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    its interesting to go on ep and see what kind of people are in the world, some that are admirable, and... some that... are a bit...profound
    cudi123 cudi123 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 3

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    Trying to accept things is never easy. It's ****** up how one day you bring me happiness and hope the next I think of you and burst into tears... I don't know why I thought this...
    Catho Catho 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    So I am actually German, but I am currently living in the USA for a year. When I woke up in the morning yesterday, I had about 20 messages. Half of it wished me a happy Easter...
    kaktus28 kaktus28 18-21, F Apr 6

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    It's taken me a long time to get around to writing this letter. I've been putting it off for years, to be honest. I suppose that I was waiting for you to get in touch with me. An...
    courtney24850 courtney24850 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I met this really nice dude his name is Luis and he recently gave me another "chance" im not sure if this ir right it feels like it but if this goes bad im pretty sure that im...
    mythlover mythlover 13-15, F Mar 26

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    I'm just a guy. Just a normal, everyday guy that wakes up, does everyday things, never flies too high, never too low, makes a fair living, deals with work, home, and life in...
    justsomeohioguy justsomeohioguy 31-35, M 3 Responses Apr 9

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    I don't need definitions or certainties but I do like to make plans. I don't manipulate. I don't ask for much. You don't know how good you got it. And you don't know what you're...
    lovelywarpedlemon lovelywarpedlemon 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    1. I love people with a sense of humor. 2.I say I hate dishonesty, but have been myself. 3.I love with an intensity that borders on insanity. 4.I get quiet and easily lose myself...
    alucard25 alucard25 22-25, M a week ago

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    This is a personality test. Choose one and read your result below. Don't take too long in thinking and just choose whatever catches your attention.If you are drawn to 1, Deep Down...
    Alyyeska Alyyeska 26-30, F 12 hrs ago

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    I don't just mean in a romantic way. Romance is overrated in my book and I think our culture esteems romantic relationships to an unhealthy degree. (but that's a different post) I...
    writerguy331 writerguy331 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 31

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    Well, this popped up on the side of my screen, and I read some stories. Being pretty bored, I figured, ‘Why not?’ Hope this isn’t too annoying. :P Here goes. 1. My name is...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I have to be mom, who keeps the world revolving and upholds order, I have to be the significant other, who takes care of all the details, forces herself to care at every turn...
    MyCircus MyCircus 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    i feel so right doing the wrong thing and i feel wrong doing right thing :•|
    tukie14 tukie14 13-15, F Mar 21

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    Sometimes I just want to disappear from the life I have to live.Run away from doing all the right things to find a new life.The life I always wanted to live.Find one woman to love...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 3

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    I'm 19 and I had an abortion 2 days ago. This time 2 weeks ago I was scared as hell, I was a week late I had been feeling sick, I knew what that meant but i was too scared to admit...
    hairgirl05 hairgirl05 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    1. I'm very shy around new people 2. I love Call Of Duty 3. I love and really care for my friends and family 4. I believe in rights for everyone 5. I can go of in a rant...
    FuRyEU FuRyEU 13-15, M Apr 8

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    I just want to let you know, I can't stop thinking about you. You're on my mind when I have a bad day, when I feel lonely, before I go to bed. Just the thought Of you makes me feel...
    Honeymonster27 Honeymonster27 22-25, F Apr 12

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    Why does choosing the right thing have to feel so damn wrong?
    TCL009 TCL009 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    I honestly don't know what else I can do and say to get the same attention that everybody else gets when they text or call or anything at all. I try to do what I can and I try to...
    jdavid1979 jdavid1979 31-35, M Mar 29

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    I may be young compared to other people, but I hate when people tell me that I don't know some things- like I couldn't possibly know what "love" is, or what my view is on some...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 7 Responses Mar 27

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    I had an affair with someone I thought was my best friend. I want to be with him, even though I know he will never treat me as a priority. Trying to talk sense into my brain...
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    I don't know what to believe. I guess you could say I have under gone some form of revelation. I believe it is possible for a god to exist. I just don't know. I may never know...
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    I wrote this a long time ago but I still feel this way so I am sharing it here. --------------------------------- Many do not share my take on kissing and the sensuality of it. I...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    6 months ago when I was watching tv. When a pair of magnets moved in my hands by there self. It freaked me out at first. Then I stared looking it up found out I was useing my life...
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    I don't really know what is the worst thing I have been ever told, but one that has come to my mind frequently in the past years was the time that after a strong quarrel my ex told...
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    Let's try to be happy again.In a world that is cold,we by choices have a right to move to the warmer side..Paying attention to life-to it's beauty,oddity,wonder I hope you would...
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    so I have night terrors and such and my boyfriend lives next door. I went over to his house in tears cause I just woke up from a night terror. so he sits there tells me he loves...
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    I'm amazed when I look at you, not just because of your looks, but because of the fact that everything I've ever wanted is right in front of me...
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    Filling out these surveys is helping me not think about the bullies of my yesteryears. :) Name five latest favorite songs: 1. Fight Song by Rachel Platten 2. Feel The Light by...
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