I Let Good Things Slip Right Through My Hands

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    The Little Good That I Do Have...

    Things sure know how to leave me quick. No matter what it is, it doesn't last. I didn't get many good opportunities in life. But, whatever good ones I persued, I didn't reap the full benifits. I try to "make the most of everything" but it doesn't work. I just think that whatever...
    LovelessDeluxe LovelessDeluxe
    Jun 13, 2011

    Hold Tight.

    I sometimes get scared and let the best things slip away and keep the sh*tty things.  I really want to stop this and learn to hold tight to the good.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Nov 6, 2009

    I'm Wondering..

    I'm wondering if I let good things slip through my fingers because I think they're bad things? I'm just so confused.
    AmayaEkio AmayaEkio
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 5, 2010


    There is no greater regret than temptation resisted.
    MechanicalBull MechanicalBull
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Mar 18, 2010


    You know after 16 years if living and 11 years of knowing what I'm doing I've come to realize that everything does and will happen for a reason. As I've gotten older I've seen and understood more of the going on in my life. Like the first time a saw pot my dad was selling it and...
    keyvincroft keyvincroft
    18-21, M
    Sep 4, 2013

    I woke up to realize

    that I have dedicated soo much to "family" and work that I let everything else slip through my hands.. So much so that I didnt realize the things in life that were important. I always thought dedication to family was working so that I could provide for them and keep a roof...
    Fatandalone Fatandalone
    31-35, M
    1 Response Sep 25, 2015
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