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I Let Someone In

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    And I Wish You Would, Too

    I let you in because I trust you. I got to know you, and I chose to trust you and to let you into my life, and into my mind. I chose to let you see the things I can't show anyone else. The things that have gotten me hurt when I showed them to someone else before. It took me some...
    TheRealJade TheRealJade 18-21, F Mar 3, 2012

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    He Walked Away With My Heart...

    For almost 5 years I had a wall around me not allowing anyone to get close to me. I was protecting myself from disappointment, heartache and pain. I had been through 2 very abusive relationships...1 with my ex husband and the other with my daughters father. I thought I needed...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 16, 2012

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    I Did

        i let angelwriter in . and i am so glad that i did .
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 6, 2009

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    A Favour

    ... and you can stay for as long as you like to. But I have this huuuuuge favour to ask... Stay liking forever. =)  
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 3, 2012

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    And It Still Scares Me!

    I've been with my boyfriend for a long while now, and i still really panic that we're too close! He understands me more than anyone in this world, and i'm quite a hard faced person, and i generally cut emotions out of situations so I can deal with the **** in my life. But he...
    kidston23 kidston23 18-21 May 18, 2011

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    And They Hurt Me.............

    I still don't understand why. As far as I know or can recall, I never ever used anything they told me against them. I wouldn't even think of it to be honest. I use to think that I deserved whatever bad I got, but that doesn't fly with me now. I know deep inside that I NEVER...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 3, 2009

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    And Then They Walked Out

    It hurt, still hurts and it makes me a little worried about doing it again. I know that not every man will treat me like he did, but I also know that I can't deal with that level of pain again. I can handle being dumped, I just can't handle the way he did it, and...
    ShrubberySoup ShrubberySoup 26-30, F 10 Responses Jul 6, 2009

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    My story begins in May of 2014. I had a small circle of friends online with which I hanged out with regularly, like every single day, even if it was to talk about our daily life...
    Gregory1990 Gregory1990 22-25, M 3 Responses Sep 8

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    So my 'boyfriend', emphasis on the boy just broke up with me. I'm really glad actually. I'm so glad because when we were physically together I realized how irritable and intolerant...
    missquietriot missquietriot 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    How do I let someone go who I still love so much and have to see every day? If I haven't realized that a deserve better by now than will I ever? I'm sinking deeper and deeper into...
    GabbyCot GabbyCot 18-21, F 15 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm not gonna judge anyone of you, you have your reasons. I talked for a girl (or he/she/it) for a whole year before I found out that this person was fake. Found her on a gay site...
    Revelations90 Revelations90 22-25, F 7 hrs ago

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    Long night at work, too many thoughts.. so much missing its hard to know where i am at... ever have that feeling? i feel as if i dont know who i am.. if anyone is interested in...
    Souldiscover Souldiscover 26-30, M 5 hrs ago

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    One more so my cheating gf left me on a Friday and told me a bunch of bs saying she will always be here for me and she wants to be my best friend we'll come to find out I got her...
    Chris0707 Chris0707 31-35, M 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I got out of a relationship a while back where there wasn't any trust or respect. I am the type of guy that gets invested in a relationship and will give or do anything to please...
    menke2nathan menke2nathan 18-21, M 9 hrs ago

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    I read something sad today from a friend who is now in a similar situation as i was this time last year and my heart goes out to her. As it was a time when i myself felt so very...
    lilreddress lilreddress 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 31

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    I remember thinking about her while sitting on the sidewalk. Of course, I can never think too hard about her without breaking down, so I have to keep it at a minimum. When a close...
    EthanFisher EthanFisher 16-17 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I wanna talk to someone :( :( Need To Talk
    MemoFarghly MemoFarghly 18-21, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    If i had a nickel for everytime someone called me sexy.....id be homeless :/.
    coffeelover123 coffeelover123 13-15, M 3 hrs ago

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    It can be so exhausting. Sometimes I wonder if it is harder to date someone with depression than it is to actually have depression. I have to battle it too. I have a choice to...
    hopeful1995 hopeful1995 18-21 2 hrs ago

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    Arghhhhh can't sleep someone hold a conversation with me?
    MyGfIsSoCute MyGfIsSoCute 13-15, M 31 mins ago

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    I need someone to talk to! I'm going through a lot right now and I could really use a friend.
    tanajo5 tanajo5 18-21, F 3 Responses 26 mins ago

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    I've been a little confused lately and it'd be great to have someone hear me out
    Balance0101 Balance0101 18-21, M 16 mins ago

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    I heard about EP and I thought it might help me, because nothing else has. I'm currently 16 years old living in Matthews, North Carolina. I've always been the kind of kid that put...
    Justjonathan Justjonathan 16-17, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Someone once asked me in a group discussion, "Would you rather have loved and lost, or never loved at all?" The people before me had all said, "To have loved and lost of course...
    penumbraprime penumbraprime 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 7

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    Well let me tell you now, as you begin to read this my thoughts are not going to be in order. I like to call it Freestyle of the thoughts meaning whatever im thinking, or feeling I...
    natashaxxs natashaxxs 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    Seriously thinking about ending it all. I'm in a really bad situation. Let me start off by saying that I have only two real friends, and have lost nearly my entire family in the...
    forestlaw77 forestlaw77 31-35, M 3 Responses Aug 19

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    I write letters to someone in prison for about 2 years now, his an old high school friend and is actually my sister ex boyfriend but she moved on and got married so she stopped...
    kcbabypro kcbabypro 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    I miss turning around from my sleep, and waking up into the arms of someone. Not just anyone... someone I LOVE someone I mean everything to. Someone who looks at me and I see the...
    aboutdone728 aboutdone728 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    I want to control my fear not let it control me. My anxiety level is spiking through the roof especially with school starting in a few days. Local school Thirty minutes away and...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F Aug 31

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    It hurts to admit but I have to say it out loud, I am letting go and moving on. After four years together, I need to let him go and the idea of us go. He is the love of my life and...
    shasha73 shasha73 41-45 4 days ago

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    I feel chained down. I have held myself to such a high standard for so long...possibly too long. I tell myself "I have to do better,my family counts on me/will count on me in the...
    YohKomori YohKomori 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Charlie Chaplin, The Great Dictator Im sorry but I don't want to be an Emperor – that’s not my business – I don’t want to rule or conquer anyone. I should like to help...
    SkollHati SkollHati 18-21, M Sep 1

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    Today was gonna be the day He'd already wrote the note And parked that Chevrolet At the end of that dead end road Had his finger on the trigger; just about to end everything He was...
    SkollHati SkollHati 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    Apparently, I will be hostile even if someone try to hurt someone I don't know. So I was in my room changing when I heard a woman screaming, like someone was close to hurt her. I...
    danjgust danjgust 18-21, M Aug 26

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    I loved someone who wasn't ready to be in love. We were young and I totally understand it now. At the time I felt so empty and I let it all take over my life. I dislike how I dealt...
    InfiniteSunshine InfiniteSunshine 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 30

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    I've had an account here at experience project for a while now and never been the type to get "active" on such sites or forums regardless of my interest in other people and their...
    sash227 sash227 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 30

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    Her Name Was Mary, As Is Mine~~~For Grandma~ August 31, 1895 - November 22, 1976And On This, Her Happy Birthday ~~~Dear Sweetest Gram,As I sit here with thoughts of you, giving...
    Kathieredart Kathieredart 56-60, F 7 Responses Aug 31

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    Sometimes i wonder if my ex have cast a curse on me, probably not voluntary but I remember so clearly when i broke up With her... Her saying to me that I will never find someone...
    theonesbeforeme theonesbeforeme 26-30 1 Response Sep 2

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    I love her so much. But she has feelings for someone else. I haven't stopped crying sense Saturday. Actually writing this right now my eyes are watery. I went back to school today...
    NotTheRealMe99 NotTheRealMe99 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 2

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    I dated someone for a few years. I call it dating but I was really just the girl on the side. I think deep down he knew how I felt but didn't care. I tried to be there for him...
    NewGuernica NewGuernica 22-25, F 5 Responses Sep 8

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    It's really not how I planned it, but I think I wouldn't have wanted it any other way... It's not what I was looking for, but it still happened and I guess, that's the magic that...
    Chips007 Chips007 18-21, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I am getting depressed going to college right now. I cry for even the smallest reason right now and miss my family like crazy. I try and hang with people to keep my mind off of...
    Vampireloveless Vampireloveless 18-21, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Dear You, I'm writing you to let you know what's on my mind. I'm not going to lie at one time I loved you, so much to the point It was suffocating me. I was crazy for you, head...
    natashaxxs natashaxxs 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    Someone who isn't fake. Down to earth. And who cares about others. Please message me. I need to cry to someone and let stuff out. I usually don't do this. But I need someone right...
    skylerGrace skylerGrace 13-15, F 9 Responses Sep 1

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    I'm new to this site so if I ramble please forgive me. I have tried to take care of mine and everbody else's problems. A couple of years ago I decided to just worry about me. Yeah...
    Kimmie56 Kimmie56 56-60, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    Dear ----, I am writing to express my confused feelings about our relationship. I know we have gone through a lot in the past two years and we have both felt like there was no...
    ILoveYouVeryMuch ILoveYouVeryMuch 18-21, F Aug 18

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    Basically:- He's always with me, hasn't spoken to any other girls for a year since I've known him, helps me when I need help and we have a strong bond, talk for hours...- Anyway I...
    OtakuGirl911 OtakuGirl911 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    Basically:- Ste brother. He's always with me, hasn't spoken to any other girls for a year since I've known him, helps me when I need help and we have a strong bond, talk for hours...
    OtakuGirl911 OtakuGirl911 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 18