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I Like Unexpected Friendships

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    Unexpected friendships are awesome. Even online ones. I was doin' stuff on YouTube, commenting on videos and stuff, when I saw that one comment. It was rude. Very rude. To the entire YouTube community,but NOT the video. And I replied,even though I knew it would create a YouTube...
    itsMEandYOUknowIT itsMEandYOUknowIT 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 9, 2012

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    I was being trained for a job

    and my first day there, my coworker got me something to eat. She'd stolen something for herself and something for me from the nurses' lounge. That made me laugh. She got my jokes, too, and she actually sought me out to talk to me even when we worked in different areas. When I...
    TheBadgeringWitness TheBadgeringWitness 70+ 1 Response a week ago

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    I love when you can just talk to someone,

    it might be a stranger or just a person you've spoken with one time, and you automatically click. You have this long conversation about anything and everything and it makes me so happy. Sitting up at night talking to someone about meaningful-or pointless-stuff is so amazing...
    courtlharris courtlharris 16-17, F Jan 30

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    such a rare event for a friendship to truly endure throughout the years. My best friend is my husband and always will be but I'm grateful for the few girlfriends I've known since...
    lauren71 lauren71 41-45, F Apr 15

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    I have had many strangers reach out to me in my life and help not expecting anything in return, I have forever friendships bc of this. There are angels that walk this earth!! I...
    Lilmomma1617 Lilmomma1617 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    One of the main reasons for joining EP was because I enjoy meeting people, talking to them and getting to know them. And sometimes true friendships develop. It doesn't mean that...
    aussieguy01 aussieguy01 51-55, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Friendships are good things to have with people. But from my experience, friendships are similar to a roller coaster ride: at first their fun, but then you go through times where...
    HappyMarie7 HappyMarie7 16-17, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    Have you ever felt different? Like your current so called "friends" don't really understand you? Like the fact that you had Cancer? And you don't want their pity? My name is Chad...
    MannedOrbRex MannedOrbRex 18-21, M Mar 26

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    I am I'm absolutely done with being the only person who actually cares and puts time and effort into all my friendships I have no true friends. And I'm so done with people telling...
    ashleymac96 ashleymac96 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    Yesterday my old best friend and I went to a movie. It was the greatest time I had in a long while, and it put me at ease knowing our old friendship could still be renewed. My...
    RhiannonStorm RhiannonStorm 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    "Friendships are like money! Easier made than kept!" There is nothing better than having a good friend other than one that has chocolate!!! Friends are the family you choose!!!:)
    Sandyshaw13 Sandyshaw13 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    Do you want to make a new friend? I would love to build more friendships - if this is something that is important to you too, please read on before you reply: 1. I do not and will...
    tcennoC tcennoC 51-55, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I want to open a spot for it at the national museum, it's something that extincted long time ago. I've never imagined that one day I'll have hard time finding good decent true...
    Joungar Joungar 26-30, M Mar 23

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    I hate texting someone first and they have the nerve to say, "You don't talk to me anymore." No, friendships works both ways. If you want to speak to me then stop waiting on me to...
    KeithPrice94 KeithPrice94 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 31

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    Friendships don't crumble in a day. If it does, it wasn't real in the first place.
    Cozy01 Cozy01 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    Everyone has their own dating stories, from their best to their worst they're always individual, warm and often quite hilarious. My dating story is unique because, even though I'm...
    adewey adewey 26-30, F Apr 12

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    Friendships are too precious to mess about with ... I adore my close friends and in return I would love to be the best friend possible to them.... To have a good friend that you...
    saxappeal saxappeal 41-45, F Apr 12

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    More like a love hate type deal. I love they way they look and their drive to acquire life goals but once I get to know them I find them mean and unaffected rigid and unforgiving...
    just2lovelee just2lovelee 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    I was a freshmen in Highschool at the time. I had a really good friend, she always smiled when she saw me. She just was never upset when I was around. Keep in mind I was just...
    Shauntreece Shauntreece 16-17, F Apr 1

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    Have you ever had a friend that you thought you were so close to, that you call your best friend, but a time comes where they can stand by you or stand 10 feet away from you? This...
    CollegeStudent22 CollegeStudent22 22-25, F Apr 3

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    I have a few friends, only one is a true friend. She's always been there for me, and never has walked away. She's there for me if I have a problem, she stands by my side while the...
    16countrygirl 16countrygirl 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I feel like I'm the only guy with respect for girls
    Sji23 Sji23 22-25, M 3 Responses Mar 26

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    I have experiences with people dropping personal things about me, (that I never told them) in to conversation, people I don't really know personally and who have either been fed...
    ellissia ellissia 26-30, F Mar 27

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    Hey guys... I also wanted to change my life... Especially for the better. I figured out how to do it and I'd like to share it with you all. (I am aware this might all sound very...
    xxersabooxx xxersabooxx 18-21, F 9 Responses Mar 29

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    I know someone who reads things that are sad to other people and it makes himself feel better if he reads those who have sad or bad stories to those people. Which is saying that he...
    Meyrinfields Meyrinfields 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    this one is my messy writing, more like long time ago. Got a bunch of grammatical errors. (Still do, anyway -_-) and why Orion? Simple. I love star-gazing :D A Letter to Orion...
    HikoukiGumo HikoukiGumo 18-21, F Mar 31

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    Your beautiful like a diamond in the sky - JADE MY BEST-EST FRIEND I LOVE YOU!
    GaleJake GaleJake 13-15, M Apr 3

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    i love my friend. but it seems like we dont have anything in common. they say this kind of friendship fizzles out easily... ;( i do feel pressured at times to think of something...
    mstud17 mstud17 22-25, F Apr 4

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    My friends are always there for me. They understand wat ive been through. I can always go to my frends when im feeling down. Their like my family. Haha their the type of frends who...
    chillynights024 chillynights024 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    I no longer have no the energy for meaningless friendships,forced interactions or unnecessary conversations.
    Muggsy3 Muggsy3 26-30, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Kinder, Kirche, Kuche (Children, Church, Kirchen) Part Three - Chapter Five I had what used to be called in the olden days "new mother blues" for at least a week. But the tears...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Mar 25

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    I dont drink. I dont smoke. Why? Simply because I hate that both. But recently, as a BS HRM (Bachelor of Science in Hotel ans Restaurant Management) student.. I need to taste each...
    gotawishy gotawishy 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    It's a dream... right? Any moment now my phone will ring and it will say "Dad", and I'll hear his voice, "Hello my darling!" tickled pink that he connected with me, always happy to...
    Tihtil Tihtil 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    Hey.. Mine too passes away long time back.. Once the patents are gone, we kids seem to be like beads who lost their thread . When they are there, we fight with them and don't care...
    Visy13 Visy13 41-45 Mar 29

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    All my life I've lived the good girl life. No drugs no alcohol no boys no girls. Strait A's and church everyday. When I was 11 my dad passed away from terminal brain cancer. He was...
    worsnopwhore worsnopwhore 16-17, F 4 Responses Apr 7

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    I'm a black female wrestler, what more is there to say? Lol, it doesn't get anymore unexpected than that!!
    TheRealLWord TheRealLWord 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I would like to meet a virgin. Not just any virgin because I've met many and none of them were honest or God-fearing. I would like to meet a virgin who's honest and God-fearing.
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 hrs ago

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    If you know any amazing bands like nirvana (new bands maybe?) feel free to tell:)
    alpaqqa alpaqqa 13-15, F 2 hrs ago

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    Continuing the 500 question survey I made since the 500 question survey on this group has a bunch of repeats. 31 - of 500 31. Would you judge a person by what their display...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Mar 23

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    i really like to flirt. sometimes i even flirt with someone who likes me but i don't like him back and that makes him think that i like him.. lol =))
    ancllevyn ancllevyn 16-17, F 6 Responses Mar 23

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    "Ugly" by Christina Grimmie (i love this some a lot) Sometimes you look at you and the face you see not who you want to be Everybody's got it together Or at least that's what it...
    shawny97 shawny97 16-17, M Mar 23

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    Apologies in advance: this is a longer rant. Most sitcoms disturb & anger me because much of the humor is mean-spirited & involves humiliating other people. I like witty, creative...
    LuminousMotes LuminousMotes 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    Jenny gave me a Nightie. Five star Jenny lived up to her rating. She was no bargain basement one night stand. As usual I was attracted to her eyes first and then to her personality...
    ChrisBloom ChrisBloom 31-35 1 Response Mar 24

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    The guy that I really like has recently confessed his love for another girl. I really like him because he is easy to talk to (which I don't have with most people) and he is funny...
    lostandlonleysoul lostandlonleysoul 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    okay, so I'm an 18 year old girl and I've always been really open with my sexuality. I don't like labels, or anything of the nature. I look like a normal, straight, happy girl but...
    excusemysickness excusemysickness 18-21, F 11 Responses Mar 25

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    Why I don't have Tattoos: Tats are a personal choice. I like some tattoos. Not everyone who has tats are smart, dumb, cool, holy, evil, etc. I don't judge books by covers. Tats...
    CKastellanos CKastellanos 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    ok so this is long. sorry:) so it all started at the begging of this year (i had known him last year but only like his name) he was in my hr and we got talking and just hit it off...
    IsaAAE IsaAAE 13-15, F Mar 26

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    To those of you who say racism still doesn't exist in American school systems, you're wrong. But not in the sense that you think you would be. We all notice that all of the tall...
    unfathomablewings unfathomablewings 16-17, F Mar 26

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    I am a female who loved to put on men's clothing. I am not so girly liked everyone would think. I am not so innocent just because I looked cute. I am shy, but not afraid to voice...
    alx99 alx99 36-40, F Mar 27

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    He smiles at me in this way I can't explain. In class he always comes up to me and talks to me. I don't know if he likes me or just thinks we're friends but I acknowledge that I...
    meganayyye21 meganayyye21 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    I have been cursed with this stupid thought process. I see things in ways most normal people can't deal with. I know that the horrible messed up things in this world as damaging...
    dizlasthope dizlasthope 36-40, M Mar 27

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