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    I grew up attending a small private school.

    There were 63 of us in my grade and many of us were together from 1st through 12 grades. Like probably most anywhere we had our clicks and social circles but somehow I have always thought off my classmates as a second family. We probably spent more time together in school then...
    bens4200 bens4200 46-50, M 1 Response May 26, 2015

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    Family of Kyle. Fly high angel,

    gone but never forgotten. We will miss you so much and I'll never forget all the memories we had together, they will be with me forever. You will be the brightest star. I hope you've enjoyed your send-off, it was such a good one. Sleep tight Kyle. RIP.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 12, 2015

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    The day after Chistmas,

    2014, my friend Linda, her sister at 7 years old, her 9 year old brother, and both her parents died in a fatal car crash when they were traveling back home from visiting a friend in another state. All of them except Linda died instantly when hit by a semi-truck after her father...
    nightcreature15 nightcreature15 16-17, M 2 Responses Feb 3, 2015

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    A couple of months ago I had a friend

    that i have known since I was in kindergarden, but I haven't seen him since elementary school. He passed from a tragic bike accident. All my other friend were very upset after hearing about it so they post condolences on Facebook including me. I'll remember him RIP
    Tagstar2000 Tagstar2000 13-15, M Aug 27, 2015

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    RIP Kyle, gone but never forgotten.

    Sleep well, fly high.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 12, 2015

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    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Jul 12, 2015

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    How do you cope with losing a best friend?

    I've lost friends to suicide, arguments, drama. But not once have I lost a friend to them breaking a promise. One of my best friends ever (I trust her completely, she's never talked **** behind my back, she's 100% honest and real), promised me a few months ago that we would get...
    songwrxter songwrxter 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 8, 2015

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    August 29th 2013, 15.

    15—15.50 Him: Unconsciousness. Me: Whirlwind of emotions. Him: Resuscitation. Me: Forlorn hope. Him: Unmoving. Me: Helplessness. Him: Lifeless. Me: Chronically sad. Him: Gone. Sorrows are revived. Me: Farewell, friend ... Me: Hollow. ... Him: Perpetual darkness...
    Etherealinsanity Etherealinsanity 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 29, 2014

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    Hannah

    five years today you left us i still cant believe your gone you where sweet kind never had a bad word to say about anybody the day you left is still fills  my head you where standing there talking to hoshi then you just collapsed  hit  the floor i jumped to your side screaming...
    TheDevilsOwn TheDevilsOwn 22-25, M 10 Responses Jun 1, 2011

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    she deleted her account.

    we were good friends.she didn't even told me that she is going to delete her account :(
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Nov 23, 2015

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    I had met a new friend soon

    after moving to Texas. We enjoyed hanging out and had a lot of things in common. He called me one morning in a desperate situation and I was there to help. I got him home safely and offered any assistance he needed. I sent a couple of "checking on you" text that day as I was...
    Bambam2011 Bambam2011 41-45, M 4 Responses Nov 21, 2015

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    I went to her funeral today.

    I stayed the entire time for her. She was cremated, so our Lieutenant carried her ashes down for the service. If I would have saw her body in a casket I would have balled my eyes out uncontrollably. I'm still shocked about her death. I even had a dream about talking her out...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 1 Response Nov 8, 2015

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    My friend Boxy died on the 17th August.

    He was a good friend and I'll miss him. The thing is, I havent cried at all. I didn't cry when my nan died either. I don't know, I just always look at the positives. I didn't go to his funeral and in all honesty I don't think I'll ever go to a funeral. The way I see it is; I'll...
    Skin0Man1 Skin0Man1 18-21, M Sep 3, 2015

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    I had a friend pass away yesterday.

    He had diabetes but it seemed to be under control. He went to be perfectly normal, but never woke up. He was only 27. I am still in shock and my thoughts are everywhere. I have a very good grip as far as what happens when you die, but it doesn't make it easier. I'm sorry...
    Pilotbob75 Pilotbob75 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 11, 2015

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    I miss you :) And I still think about you.

    Always. Just want to say this though I know you won't be able to read this anymore.
    Asurina Asurina 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 16, 2015

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    I had a friend a while back,

    looking back its been a year now. We were pretty close, talking on the phone, hanging out, telling each other about our hopes and dreams. But somewhere a long the lines, she told me she had to visit her family back home...so we promised to call frequently... However, after...
    OurUltimateHope OurUltimateHope 18-21, F Jan 23

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    I hate when you lose friends you have known

    almost all your life, just because they have new friends now! I hate that we used to be so close and now it's like where forced when we talk.. It sucks! I know I have changed a bit, but that doesn't mean I don't still care! :( sorry guys rant over!
    Rachael95 Rachael95 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 2, 2014

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    Damn...... It's sad, I'm gonna miss her,

    she is like coolio but I can't do anything to stop her, hope she has a nice life....
    Melotellixx Melotellixx 16-17, M Dec 2, 2015

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    It's not like I'm surprised,

    but it's not like it didn't affect me. People pretend to care about me, and it truly sickens me when I have to find out this way. If you don't care about me, just tell me. Preferably tell me very soon because, from the way all this is going right now, I'm not gonna be around...
    Whobody Whobody 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 25

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    he doesnt talk to me

    or reply my messages anymore. we used to talk almost everyday on phone and even call each other. now he doesnt even reply to my message. i couldnt stand it anymore so i just deleted everything and block him, to let it go.
    Via990 Via990 18-21 Jun 1, 2015

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    Problem Child

    “How dare you disrupt my class?” Mrs. Burrows screamed, bending down right in my face as she grabbed the binder I was writing in and tore the top page from it. “Where’s your homework?  Where’s your damned book?” She continued, getting louder and angrier. Great; the...
    Steffi97 Steffi97 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 6, 2012

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    Minutes silence for Kyle was

    so hard. Fly high my angel.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 13, 2015

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    An Old friend of mine was hit

    and killed by a car on December 18, 2015. I just found out I don't know how to feel, I feel horrible for her family and all of her friends. But I am not sure how to feel. I am sad but I just cant feel anything else. Her and I go way back when I was 15 her and I dated and then...
    clnj clnj 26-30, M 2 Responses Dec 21, 2015

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    YoungMalik YoungMalik 16-17, M Aug 27, 2015

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    Why did you have to go

    so early babygirl. Everyone was asking alot of questions, i just want you to know that we all love you very much and you are at peace now. Keep brandon smiling and you two watch over all of us...i will always have a place in my heart for you Taylor May Davis...i love you RIP...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 18, 2015

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    Best Friend - Gone :( - Updated -

    I am so, so sad. It must be my fault - something I said, something I wrote - but I don't know exactly what. I am a stupid idiot for ruining the most special, valuable thing in my life. Loosing the friendship that was sustaining my motivation to move forward in life. Carelessly...
    MAXwho MAXwho 46-50, M Apr 7, 2013

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    My friend passed away this morning,

    I was at school when they told me,never thought I'd lose her, shocked and I still can't believe it :'(
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Apr 15, 2015

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    So when a friend must go,

    ending all communication forever, for very good reason, one should be supportive and understanding. I'm just mad and hurt. Dammit.
    CoffeeFlavoredKisses CoffeeFlavoredKisses 46-50, F 9 Responses Jan 15, 2015

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    I have had to say goodbye to 2 friends in less

    than 24 hours. I hate when this happens. Don't worry, they are still alive. They are just dead to me. I am so disappointed.
    Fatherofthedaughter Fatherofthedaughter 51-55, M 2 Responses Nov 7, 2015

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    She became one of my bestest friend in junior

    high . But when we became friends in highschool and graduated we lost each other out of nowhere she changed alot she betrayed me with one of my new friends that i had , she wouldnt talk to me but my new friend i had she wouldve talk to her , she wouldve talk all kinds of bad...
    pauu93 pauu93 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 13, 2015

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    This is my experience dealing with someone I

    thought was and would be a close friend, it's a true story : In my first semester in college, I had the pleasure of meeting what I initially thought was a cool girl and we quickly bonded. She introduced herself to me as Emma (fictitious name), a girly-girl type of person...
    TarikP TarikP 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 3, 2015

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    I had an internet friend

    that I knew for about 2 years. Until she commit suicide. We would play video games together via skype and talk about our feelings. It was only for the last 6 months I learned that she was heavily depressed. I tried and cried and begged her to not commit suicide. But her family...
    1Cancer2Drums3Czech 1Cancer2Drums3Czech 13-15, M 1 Response Nov 3, 2015

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    Its almost five years

    since I've lost her. I still think of her from time to time. She's a person I'll never forget.
    RandomExistence RandomExistence 16-17, M 1 Response Nov 7, 2015

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    Lost my friend littlekittenz em me

    pjline2003@yahoo,com.au
    pjline pjline 41-45, M Jul 26, 2015

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    Her Flame Went Out, She Didn't Die.

    I believe seeing death from, the last few minutes before the body gives way, are life-changing for many who witness it. In Hinduism, the body is put on a funeral pyre and it slowly reduces to ash. I find it a very violent way of the last rites taking place, so electric...
    Awani Awani 18-21, F Aug 13, 2010

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    a girl in my class recently commited suicide.

    I know it wasn't my fault but every single day I go to bed weighed down the with guilt that I could have done something to help. i didn't even know she was unhappy and I keep expecting her to walk into school laughing at us for being so stupid. but I know she's gone
    0fizaa0 0fizaa0 13-15 Sep 18, 2015

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    I am uncertain but I think I lost a friend.

    I have been worried about her all day and I just don't know what to think. I haven't a clue. I am trying to stay calm but I know something has changed or happened. I have a horrible feeling building in me. I wish I knew how to feel.
    december2010 december2010 41-45, T 5 Responses Jul 16, 2015

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    Today one of my closest friends on here killed

    himself... Or at least he told me he was going to (now he won't reply and is to online so I'm assuming) he was the most depressing person I have ever met, and I loved it ! He was nice and a great guy, he was just very lonely... :( he made me realize that I shouldn't be...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 3, 2014

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    I Learned Yesterday That My Friend Died

    In the mail yesterday, I received a thank you card from my friend.  Her first words in the card were "Well, I've gone now!"I spoke to her one week before Christmas, and I knew that her time to leave this physical life was near.  We discussed that it...
    sweetmix sweetmix 46-50, F 3 Responses Jan 9, 2010

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    I have lost three....

    car crash (sixth grade), Cancer (9th grade), Suicide (9th grade)
    PrinceNeko PrinceNeko 16-17, F Jul 13, 2015

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    Tomorrow, June 21, it will be a year

    since you left us. One whole year. I still to this day haven't wrapped my head around all of this. I'll never forget the day. I wish I could have seen your goofy self graduate with everyone in our class this year.. Everyone misses you so, so much.. rest easy, Sloan. 💕👼
    Biersack Biersack 18-21, F Jun 20, 2014

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    I had a wonderful friend

    who works at one of the restaurants near my apartment. We had met back when she interviewed for the job there, nearly three years ago now. From that point on we were like two peas in a pod. We enjoyed the same music, saw life in much the same way and I found her general attitude...
    calthouse01 calthouse01 31-35 Dec 19, 2015

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    I lost my best friend,

    my "brother", the one that taught me how to skate, how to fight... at 10 years old, he was 11.. Love you Keivinn, always. And i lost a lover, a best friend, the one who helped me being ok with you who i was, who i am, the one who made me discover what love is. She was 16 and i...
    jardougall jardougall 18-21, F Apr 16, 2015

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    Everyone talk about how hard break ups are

    but what about losing a friend? it's like a part of you have died. And you gotta do with all these little things you know about the other person? should I keep it bottle up and wait for someday to meet again and bring it back? only to found out the other person change and now...
    OrangeCaramel OrangeCaramel 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 27, 2015

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    Losing a friendship is the worst thing,

    all was find and then nothing.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 24, 2015

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