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I Let Go of a Disfunctional Relationship

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    I am in a long distance relationship. I met my boyfriend in a social website. He asked me to be his girlfriend. He has lied to me a lot of times, all of which I have witnessed and...
    chillinNumbness chillinNumbness 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    I started dating someone several months ago, when we met I was in an abusive relationship that he helped me get out of. In the start he was perfect, very attentive, a gentleman...
    xxbeautifulbrunettexx xxbeautifulbrunettexx 26-30, F 16 hrs ago

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    I've been in a relationship with my bf for about 1.5-2 years now. I had a long term relationship with my ex for 6 years before that. That relationship ended and I started a new one...
    willgethru willgethru 26-30, F 17 hrs ago

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    I want to get married some day but I don't trust myself to commit for that long. And therefore I don't attract the kind of love that leads to building anything with anyone. I have...
    ExperienceisMyProject ExperienceisMyProject 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    Often times we know in our mind that something is not working. Yet, our emotions won't allow us to let go. It's like the phenomenon of the phantom limb. When a person who has...
    Beth1218 Beth1218 51-55 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Dear you, Thanks for the memories. I know we broke up a while back, but I just wanted you to know I'm grateful. Although our relationship wasn't what I was so strongly hoping it'd...
    Icrossmyheart Icrossmyheart 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I ****** up, I ruined the best chance I had at relationship. Today started so well, I woke up at 4 in the morning to be with her, as with her as I could be since she lives in...
    itscake itscake 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I've done the face-to-face in person relationship enough times now to know the person for me isn't here. I've gone through some rough patches in the past year and a lot of people...
    Chris1510VA Chris1510VA 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    Came across this article today, and I realised after reading it, you'll never ever get any of these with a Narcissist, NOT a chance. It's the little things: Small gestures that...
    koh72 koh72 41-45, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was in a relationship for 5.5 years.... Engaged and all. He broke up with me. For nothing . In the end thanks to work my best friend I got out of a abusive relationship. Don't...
    cnabri92 cnabri92 22-25, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    While on an interracial topic I mentioned in a previous post, here's a debate I was having with some family a couple days ago. I have dated this guy for 4 and a 1/2 years. He's...
    gazlove17 gazlove17 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    How to restore broken relationships and marriage Hello to the people of this forum< Am Brooke Campbell from Texas and i can say that am the happiest person on earth since last...
    brookecamqbella64 brookecamqbella64 26-30 6 days ago

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    chriscc11 chriscc11 26-30, F a week ago

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    He's older than me by a lot lol. we've known each other for over a year and we've been though so much. we're not quite dating yet... but really close. He's very respectful and...
    candlejack21 candlejack21 13-15, F a week ago

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    I think failed relationships like friendships, family, or romantic relationships are a good way to learn about yourself and kinda change your bad habits. Like for me when I was in...
    StarDragonWitch StarDragonWitch 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I have recently finished my first year of university. During my first year I met a women. Her name was for confidentiality sake woman X. Woman X is 5 years older than me, as I am...
    Ad8m Ad8m 18-21, M a week ago

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    In an old job of mine I used to work with a girl who was in a relationship with an army soldier, I used to criticise her situation and say "God knows how you do it, you hardly see...
    Robjamlil Robjamlil 18-21, F Jul 19

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    Ok so this is for the love of my life... Your existence in my life is the biggest gift God could give me. i seriously, honesty, truly,completely,wholly LOVE you!! Being with you...
    Scorpio95117 Scorpio95117 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 19

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    I was once in friends with you before we dated. Once I thought it would be forever but it was overrated. I was once in love with you, but I never felt more isolated, walking on...
    WokenandOpen WokenandOpen 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    My boyfriend n I have been dating for 2 months. We are constantly arguing but not over anything big. Before we dated he tried to date me for years but now since he got he...
    URSTRULYAngelina URSTRULYAngelina 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I have a sad, but quite long story to tell all of you. It is not my story to tell- rather my friends story, but I just want to see what you all think. I will not use her actual...
    mhenry98 mhenry98 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    Okay so short and simple. I usually have no problem ending a relationship most of the time I caused chaos and then turn around on them so they feel like it's their fault or I leave...
    xoxoFireyIcexoxo xoxoFireyIcexoxo 26-30, F Jul 17

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    So i'm in a serious relationship with a very amazing, great guy. Yet, as the relationship has progressed over the past year, I find myself becoming more and more insecure! For one...
    moaninglisa1536 moaninglisa1536 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    I'm not even fully aware of what happened. I mean, I'm not really close to much of anyone in my family, or even out of it. But I don't understand why I have such a hard time with...
    dwyli33 dwyli33 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    The airport it's a great place to people watch , you get to see all kinds of nationalities and it's pretty awesome if you ask me .. I'm waiting by the gate next to another pretty...
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl 70+, F 2 Responses Jul 16

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    ultacc11 ultacc11 26-30, F Jul 16

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    I know open relationships are not mainstream, and are quite frankly open to disdain and ridicule--disgust from some. They are not the mainstream accepted type of relationship we...
    TW8NY TW8NY 41-45, M 4 Responses Jul 15

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    I can't say that I'm desperate for a relationship but I also wouldn't say that I've lost any hope. I've just decided to live life and see where I go. it's liberating to accept that...
    jsuggs1217 jsuggs1217 22-25, M Jul 15

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    I used to date a guy who I met while I was recovering from the end of a long-term relationship, and I was in a very vulnerable state. He used to control what I wore, where I went...
    Selesnya Selesnya 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I have been with K for almost 5 years now. Our friends and family adore our relationship, they describe it to be envious and all loving. Im not sure anymore if I share the same...
    attnseeker attnseeker 18-21, F Jul 14

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    After suffering from alcoholism on and off for the past 8 years I have come to realize I have to focus on myself for me to recover. I haven't had a drink since last Halloween and I...
    JennPenn JennPenn 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    Romantic feelings come and go for me. For that reason I've always been afraid to act upon them, because it felt wrong to show them without reasonable certainty that I would spend a...
    Gentle153 Gentle153 26-30, M Jul 12

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    I think interracial relationships are just amazing, I'm looking for a black lady in the UK to get to know for friendship and hopefully a relationship, if there are any here...
    rodwood rodwood 36-40, M Jul 12

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    I'm looking for some helpful advice if anyone is willing to put in their time and words. I'm currently in a 2 year relationship that is quickly going down hill, and I have no idea...
    ArcaneLink ArcaneLink 18-21, F Jul 10

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    To my future self, Spencer, as we are composing this letter to ourself, we are listening to "Flashlight" ~ by Jessie J. Right now this song speaks to our soul, it brings back...
    TheosKengen TheosKengen 22-25, M Jul 8

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    bellecc11 bellecc11 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    At what point does someone stop using excuses and just take responsibility for your own choices, your own actions and your own responses. I'm tired of playing dr.phil over and over...
    ReelTruth ReelTruth 26-30, F Jul 7

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