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
    22-25
    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

    Hi

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

    Life

    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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