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I Live In a Foreign Country

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    Making Friends Is Tough

    Hi Everyone, I've been living in Italy for the past three and a half years. I moved over here to be with my boyfriend, and I was sure that in no time I'd have created a little circle of friends of my own instead of always relying on him and his friends for company (who, let's...
    Kobolt Kobolt 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 30, 2009

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    The Parrot´s Death

    Around one month after my arrival to the States a few years ago, the host family I lived with made me leave home apparently because they thought I murdered a parrot. This episode of my life helped me to observe the world in a way I never thought about before. My name is **** and...
    Wordai Wordai 18-21, M May 3, 2009

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    A Year + A Lifetime In Ireland

    I was born and lived for 18 years in a tiny village in the Italian Alps, population 4000. Growin up there was easy: I had a loving and caring family and the support of a strong community, but somehow I felt that that was not my place. I looked at the people my age with a mixture...
    Ellie84 Ellie84 26-30, F Dec 8, 2010

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    Ummm...

    Yeah, I guess I could say I do.  I mean, doesn't everybody live in a foreign country?  Whatever country they live in is never foreign to them because it's where they live...but for everyone who lives in a different country than theirs, it is foreign... I live in the...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M 7 Responses Aug 1, 2009

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    I left the US two years ago.

    I was a bit nervous-worried that my wife and children wouldn't be happy or wouldn't find friends. My worries were unfounded. It was one of the best moves I have ever made. I live and work in a little city. We have all made a lot of friends. The kids go to an international school...
    jcm1963 jcm1963 46-50, M Mar 5, 2014

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    Always Have, Always Will (possibly?)

    I have never actually lived in a country which I was a citizen of. I have no idea which country I will live in the future. I am a bit of a nomad, actually, lol.
    righteouschica righteouschica 18-21, F Dec 17, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    Thailand please?!? Or India 😍 Japan😊 France?? Can I just see the world please 😩😩😩
    Barbiedoll89 Barbiedoll89 22-25, F 4 Responses May 18

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    Hello : My name is Mahmoud 22 years old and yes I am Arabic guy I feel so attracted to foreign girls(non-arab) idk why i live in Muslims community but I don't act like one I like...
    Sayeros Sayeros 22-25, M May 13

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    I'm tired of many apologists for Israel claiming to be the US's most valuable ally. The Middle East is a mess in large part to Israeli/Zionist wars and interference on other...
    SilverPagan SilverPagan 51-55, M May 4

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    I live in a country where I get paid more or less the same with dishwashers in western countries and my work value are higher than dishwashers. I live in a country where it...
    MienaMena MienaMena 26-30, F 2 Responses May 12

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    Getting a dog in a home is a big commitment. If someone wants an adorable puppy in arms, then Rottweiler dogs tops the cutest dogs among all. It is a good nature breed with 80 to...
    butts065 butts065 22-25, M 1 Response May 13

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    I am tired of repeating the same boring routine on a daily basis. Wake up, school, work, sleep, repeat. I want adventure. I want to free my soul. I want to travel to foreign places...
    Delicateflower98 Delicateflower98 16-17, F 2 Responses May 19

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    I live in another country which is way far from my homeland
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 21

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    As we celebrate Memorial day weekend I am so thankful for the men and women who have given of themselves and even their lives to protect the freedoms that our founding fathers put...
    mktonght mktonght 51-55, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I mean I live in the country, but I'm not big on country music
    michelley1999 michelley1999 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Ooh I also love foreign girls too
    Terrabyte Terrabyte 18-21, M Apr 30

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    City of Gods ( true story from the slums of Brazil Una noche (True story from Cuba) it's A girl (True story, documentary based on girls value on India & China) Playing with boys...
    Barbiedoll89 Barbiedoll89 22-25, F 5 Responses May 14

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    First of all, everyday I'm learning a foreign language: English... (for me it is, as my first language was Spanish..) I'm learning how to speak French... but I don't feel so...
    Sil833 Sil833 18-21, F May 18

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    Foreign men are really sexy and straight to the point what you see is what you get , and it's refreshing they don't have the political correctness b.s going on . I enjoy dating a...
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl 70+, F 1 Response May 22

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    I live in a small rural town, most people who live here were born here. I’ve spent my holidays there all my life and moved here 6 years ago after living abroad for 8 years. I...
    Synapse81 Synapse81 31-35, M 2 Responses May 6

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    I am different to a lot of people I know, because I don't want to just vegetate and survive - go to work, go home, eat, sleep etc - and I'm not interested in status symbols...
    pixieowl pixieowl 26-30, F 6 Responses May 10

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    I want to leave India and relocate to different country. Anyone to join me. Also, want to do work there. Can anyone has any references . Please share.
    simranm0310 simranm0310 31-35, F 5 Responses May 11

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    Suddenly dreaming of relocating. A different country, new home, culture, people , food. A new life. Looks incredible in my head.
    letmefind letmefind 26-30, F 1 Response May 11

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    I have traveled to a number of countries. Some for work, some for pleasure, some for both. When I traveled for work, I always made the point of staying for an extra day or two to...
    llevame llevame 41-45, F 6 Responses May 15

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    Yes I am still in love with a man from other country.But I hate him too.
    des3low des3low 31-35, F 1 Response May 20

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    In live and LOVE the country side. It makes me feel like a free man.
    thehappyrancher thehappyrancher 41-45, M 2 days ago

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    I get so off grounded living in this town I have to constantly readjust my mind to cooperate with others and all anyone cares about is money, drugs, and sex and gossiping about...
    AnnonymousNum3 AnnonymousNum3 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    I've always ended back with my parents for what ever the reason , my brother and sister hit the ground running although my brother lives not far , my sister has moved all over the...
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl 70+, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I was born in CA, then moved to IL. I loved it in IL, but when I graduated from High school, my mother and I moved back to CA, and I hate it here. Especially since we ended up in...
    Florana Florana 22-25, F 1 Response May 4

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    It is all over the news today. Download music from you and the Internet will be sued, fined, and/or go to jail. The truth is not blame audio packages, accomplished precisely, are...
    Th0thMusic Th0thMusic 22-25, M May 5

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    I have lived in five different countries Different continent Now it's time to go home Never thought I'll be tired one day
    allnotmine allnotmine 26-30, F 2 Responses May 12

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    Hi There! I am applying for a study programme in Singapore as part of my Degree. I am from London and I was looking to ask some question to people that study/live there in order to...
    FedLondon FedLondon 18-21, M May 15

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    I generally am attracted to people who live far away. I'm not sure if that's a self defence mechanism or merely coincidence, but I have mixed feelings about it.
    Gentle153 Gentle153 26-30, M 1 Response May 20

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    Few years ago my life were taken from me by a Mafia Ring. Once they found me again, trying to live about 3 years ago; they started to STALK me. On line Off Line. I have been living...
    kslilacs kslilacs 31-35, F May 21

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    I live in Melbourne Australia, but I've always dreamt of moving to the country. I...
    Readaholic11 Readaholic11 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I am thankful to live in this country. Today I remember all the people who have died for freedom I enjoy.
    Oliviaa92 Oliviaa92 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    I love the country!! I am a country girl at heart, I grew up in a very rural area. We rode horses and took care of animals every day. I was in FFA in high school, raised a pig and...
    nicegirlinaz nicegirlinaz 36-40, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I'm friggin obsessed with country! In my house the radio is always on blasting Kiss Country, its only right! Sometimes I find myself speaking a country accent for three seconds...
    KolorMePink KolorMePink 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Granger Smith is awesome. He is a country singer who doesn't include pop like most new country
    Momof3sweeties Momof3sweeties 46-50, F 1 Response May 19

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    I remember when country music was actually country music and not this new modern pop mixed crap. I miss the songs about olden days, hard work, and sad love songs. It almost feels...
    DreamCloud17 DreamCloud17 18-21, F May 22

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    i love the country is so beautiful and calm and serene. i love taking a long drive down to the countryside and watch the sunset
    heavenlytouch heavenlytouch 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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