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I Let Go of a Disfunctional Relationship

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    Alcoholic Wife Beater

    So it took me almost 6 years To fully wake up and realize That no matter how badly I wanted it to work It wasn't meant to be He wasn't the guy for me My whole life I have been pretty much an "only child" (not literally but all my siblings are way older~ hence...
    delishious delishious 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 4, 2010

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    Nothing But Drama

    Let me start off by saying, thank GOD I was never married to this psycho. Anyway, I met him at the factory where I worked. He asked me out but I didn't give him an answer right away. Bout a month later, we finally did go out. He seemed to be the perfect guy. But it didn't last...
    FactoPlast98 FactoPlast98 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 21, 2009

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    The List

    I made the list sometime in high school. It had everything I could ever dream of in a man. When I met this guy, he was all I'd imagined and then some. Fast forward two years. I was on my knees, begging him to take me back - pleading and saying I was sorry. I even sort of...
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow 31-35, F 26 Responses Feb 27, 2009

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    Love/Hate Relationships Are Wild

    I had the experience of a love/hate relationship once with someone I knew for a few years as a good friend.  To this day I'm not sure why the relationship went the way it did. But OMG it was so powerful. We loved each other so much we were always as if we were one.  The...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 2 Responses Oct 3, 2008

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    I Am Letting Go And Moving On (for real this time) So yesterday i went for my first session with a consoler to help me iron out issue i have had with my family as well as other...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    The relationship with my younger sister is bad. Sure I go to the city with her from time to time and we do have certain understandings that we share about current life, other than...
    MadNocturnes MadNocturnes 18-21, F 1 Response May 11

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    I've fallen for a girl that had a fiance but broke off her wedding. We went out on a lunch date and just been talking and texting. The guy she was with I heard treated her like...
    Spiritm Spiritm 31-35, M 11 hrs ago

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    is there someone here that could give me tons of advice about Long Distance Relationship? because i really need it right now
    tabshao tabshao 18-21, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    When I was in my early 20's, I met a guy. He was tall, handsome, smart, kind and extremely funny. He made me laugh so often I felt as though my heart was smiling too. We had so...
    RosieeeT RosieeeT 22-25, F May 15

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    It's been a very long time since I've been in a relationship with him.He broke it off a long time ago and it was one of the worst days of my life.After the breakup, I avoided the...
    KAYDUBAU KAYDUBAU 31-35, F May 1

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    I was in an abusive, violent and honestly terrifying relationship for a year and half with a boy who clearly didn't love me. not only did he force me into sex, he used to beat me...
    princesskatie7 princesskatie7 16-17, F 5 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    Yeah yeah humans are social animals yada yada. I need a relationship, just like everybody else. I just can't "perform" it right. I occasionally feel stifled by "virtual...
    FryyM FryyM 22-25, M 2 Responses May 19

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    I too am confused about my relationship with a man I met about a month ago. It began as sweet, charming, and a strong physical attraction, although we have not slept together. We...
    stargirl84 stargirl84 26-30, F 2 Responses May 4

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    Just the thought of being In a relationship gives me a panic attack. Yes I do want to be in a committed relationship in the long run but what frightens me is getting into a...
    NiteOwlet NiteOwlet 22-25, F 4 Responses May 9

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    I'm a picky person and that's why I have no problem being single for a long time and wait for that one. Then I met that one, i knew it was him since the first time we talked, but i...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 29

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    First i am typing with my phone so please excuse grammar or any auto correct mistakes. Let us begin from the start. I am in a long distance relationship with a girl i met whilst...
    Reapergfx Reapergfx 26-30, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    my Email from CONQUERHIM.com -- Makes mThe past relationships were inconsequential compared to the female led relationship you will have once you embrace these simple facts:1) You...
    musiclive8 musiclive8 46-50, M 1 Response May 4

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    our relationship has never been typical. it's always been weird... unconventional. well, i suppose it's becoming more normal and accepted these days... anyway, we met online. just...
    daydreamer27 daydreamer27 16-17, F May 10

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    This is just a place to get this off my chest. I've been in a relationship 2 years now (I'm 21). Before this one there was a guy I dated for a while but he left. Literally; left my...
    ivey1293 ivey1293 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    It has been 5 months since my ex and I broke up. He has a new girlfriend now. I had a much harder time than him moving on. I went through a really ugly period of depression, but...
    LorettaAnn LorettaAnn 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 27

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    Old random picture of me from over a year ago that I like is attached (completely unrelated). After randomly being cut off from all forms of contact with my then girlfriend (I...
    AnonymousBacon AnonymousBacon 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 27

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    My boyfriend and I had been dating for about 5 months at the time. It was Friday and I was at work, afterwards I was going to sleepover his house. My friend who is also friends...
    Katiemaryxoxo Katiemaryxoxo 16-17 1 Response May 1

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    I probably have a really unique love story that I always love telling. I met my boyfriend on an internet game called Runescape about seven years ago. I lived in Michigan while he...
    RedrumRaven RedrumRaven 18-21, F 2 Responses May 2

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    Hey, So I am new to being a soon to be USMC girlfriend and I have some questions that I'm not sure I know the answer to.. First let me say that I'm 16 and my boyfriend is 18. We...
    emlindsay emlindsay 16-17, F 3 Responses May 3

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    Some days are better than others that's for sure. Sometimes I feel like I'm wasting my time, other times I feel like it's going to be so worth it in the end. What's a relationship...
    MickxLove MickxLove 18-21, F 1 Response May 4

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    I've never told anyone my story, I think it'll feel good to get it out in the open. I think people should tell their stories. It doesn't make you weak or a victim. My ex was the...
    Worleybirdie Worleybirdie 22-25, F 2 Responses May 5

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    I'm not scared just overly cautious. You just never know. That's the scary part. Disney movie relationships exist in Disney movies. In real life things happen in relationships...
    thenyunderdog thenyunderdog 26-30, M 3 Responses May 8

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    First and foremost, I would like to admit that I have failings as a human being, like we all do. I have my ego issues, I have my temper issues, I live with the consequences of...
    anarane anarane 26-30 May 16

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    I responded to a comment today that stated that men can accept their woman having an emotional connection with another man, but not a sexual one and that women can accept their man...
    2BlossomBlue 2BlossomBlue 51-55, F 10 Responses May 19

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    I'm still kinda new to this app. And my story's sort of long so I'll try to make it as precise as possible when I was 14 I met a guy on my summer vacation in chicago, he is my...
    mysteryhistory08 mysteryhistory08 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    so I work at a daycare, and there was always this dad who was a little flirty but I didn't think anything would come from it. he tried to get me and some people from work out once...
    mm2332 mm2332 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Was supposed to be cooking for my date saturdat and he was supposed to let me know when he was coming and hed take me out for lunch before. I even bought all the ingredients. Come...
    jillamint86 jillamint86 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 29

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    I got my first job a month after I turned 16. Burger King. It isn't great, but it is a job. Anyways, I'm now 18. When I first started working, I was still in school. But I couldn't...
    Nicole4020 Nicole4020 18-21, F 4 Responses May 2

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    gofund.me/t9se228 well here is my link for my finding let me tell you a little bit about me well My name Is Mandy I am in a long distance relationship from the past 3 years and my...
    americangal americangal 16-17, F 1 Response May 4

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    It all goes back to May of 2012. At the time I was still in the process of disputing my claim for SSI (Supplemental Security Income) and still coping with the worst of my severe...
    WorldCreator WorldCreator 31-35, M 1 Response May 16

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    I am super insecure in my relationship for no real reason. My boyfriend of 3 years is incredible towards me. He is very kind, generous and understanding. My fear of abandonment...
    Monique58 Monique58 22-25, F 1 Response May 19

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    I was friends with this girl…let’s call her N…for about a year, not a long time I know, but I thought we were really good friends and got along well. Obviously, I was wrong...
    chibikari chibikari 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    I am a 23 yr old male in college and even though I have been in college for 5 years, I have never had the opportunity to meet anyone. Let me explain. In high school, I never really...
    lonelyman1113 lonelyman1113 22-25, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Haha okay, so I've literally just written this now. It kinda spun off the end of my fingers. Please, please, please, give me advice on this. Is it okay? Hello. It’s crazy that...
    Madgiddypig Madgiddypig 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I left home when I was 16 yrs old. I quickly learned the harsh realities of REAL LIFE. I have seen many disheartening things. I have learned most life lessons the hard way, and I...
    BrokeBandit BrokeBandit 36-40, F May 9

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    5/12/15 11:15 PMHi Ivan.I have a confession to make, the first time I saw you I don’t really like you. Something’s telling me to back off….. The first month with...
    prestinewhite prestinewhite 18-21, F May 15

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    Katie, she was amazing, I have a mental illness and so my mind is not always clear, after I got