I Know The Right Thing Is Never The Easy Thing

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 197 People

    When a man wants to be with a woman,

    he´ll be there...There won´t be excuses, drama, shadiness or uncertainty..
    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Jan 20

    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

    The right for me to do is let go of him.

    I love and care for him so much, which makes it hard, but it's what I have to do.I let him go, and he came back, so I thought it was meant to be. Now I know that I was just good for him, but I deserve someone on my level or higher. He didn't fill all my needs, and I mean my...
    jellolia jellolia
    16-17, F
    May 2, 2015

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    justalittlewallflower justalittlewallflower
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    there are times when this is true. sometimes the "right" thing seems impossible, but I think that is just doubt messing with your head. Fear and doubt are never easy to overcome...
    kk1874 kk1874
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    nikolatasic nikolatasic
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    If it is easy then we wouldnt know the value of it..we human beings adore admire the thing which is valuable precious.most of us never been satisfied with a normal life. so god...
    maverika maverika
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    1 Response Apr 13
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    DrPepperLuvr82 DrPepperLuvr82
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    Most days i really wish that i hadn't found this place 3 years ago. This place has taught me things I never needed to know. it's really bad when one thing completely overshadows...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic
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    sillysweetgirl9 sillysweetgirl9
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    LuSyD LuSyD
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