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I Lost My Brother 6months Ago Suddenly

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    It's Gonna Suck.

    My 17 yr old younger brother hung himself in May of '08. Christmas is coming & I'm not quite sure how I'm gonna handle it. It was only him and I for siblings. I now feel like 'an only child' and my parents now sometimes feel too close yet so far away at the same time. I...
    faintshadows faintshadows 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 10, 2008

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    I Miss Him Sooo Much.

    I lost my brother this past June, the same day my daughter was born. It's been very difficult because every month that should be joyous is also painful. My daughter's life is a reminder of my brother's death. At least he got to visit us at the hospital. That same night, he fell...
    stevene55 stevene55 22-25 Dec 18, 2008

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    Suicide

    I didnt loose my brother six months ago, its been a little over a year. this was just the closest topic I could find. I lost four people that were very close to me within two years, sometimes I hear songs that remind me of one of them and its all I can do to keep going on with my...
    stilsad stilsad 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 2, 2008

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    I think I made him feel awkward bringing it up a few weeks ago, some day I hope we talk about it, i wish he would just let go with me...because he will never ever be embarrassed...
    Faithfulhonestforher Faithfulhonestforher 18-21, M 1 hr ago

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    I've lost my way, forgotten who i was, i only know what i am now, and i am now someone who is bitter, guarded, and angry at the world
    shatteredglass378 shatteredglass378 16-17, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    for as long as i can remember, i always hoped that one day i would do something interesting enough for my brother to actually give a **** about. i am the youngest of four siblings...
    livc6 livc6 16-17, F 11 hrs ago

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    In some of my other experiences you might have heard i have a brother. I used to have two brothers, but something terrible happend. It started like this: One day me and my family...
    Gavin788 Gavin788 13-15, M 23 hrs ago

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    I never knew what it felt like til I lost my precious baby almost a year ago. It still hurts me today. Time doesn't heal all. A parent should NEVER have to bury a child. I find...
    Photogirl685 Photogirl685 26-30, F 1 day ago

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      My name is Bob. I am 45 and i'm sad. There is a reason for it and once i tell you, i'm guessing you will either laugh at me or feel pity for me. I have held this in too...
    zerobitRaD zerobitRaD 41-45, M 2 days ago

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    My brother Jake had died at the age of 22 3 months ago. He was found dead in his room from one of his coworkers who called the cops. My dad had shown up to my work and told me i...
    Justdyl28 Justdyl28 16-17, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    My older brother has always been a serious student and plays the violin. Suddenly he started weight lifting. is that weird or what?
    JulianNorwhich JulianNorwhich 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    I lost my aunt to cancer 9 months ago. It still feels the same as the first day I lost her. She was my second mother. She was in the delivery room with my parents. She held me...
    papayalover24 papayalover24 26-30, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    watching that show intervention. wish I would have had the type of family that would of did an intervention for my big brother. **** heroin
    ms5271115 ms5271115 36-40, F 5 days ago

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    My older brother Chad <3 He was 33 when he took his life. back in 2012. doesn't seem that long ago. I miss him terribly.
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    I lost my mother to cancer 2 years ago tommorow having an extremly hard time with it right now I just want to cry so much it has been a hard road!
    Declanx Declanx 13-15, M 8 Responses 6 days ago

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    11 years ago, you smiled at me. You loved me. You trusted me. You were my secret. I was yours. I never expected your father to suspect. I never expected him to follow us. I...
    Maelia816 Maelia816 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Today would've been my big brother's 18th birthday. I never even got the chance to grow up with him.. My parents didn't tell me about it until I was older though, which made me...
    jcogg jcogg 13-15, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    I lost my amazing Mum to cancer only 6 weeks ago. Between my 36th birthday and my wedding anniversary. The tragic story is she only lost her own Mum 18 months before. She then...
    rebeccaabrams17 rebeccaabrams17 36-40, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Back when I was in my previous relationship say 2 years ago I had all the faith in the world. My life was horrible. I didn't want to live. I held God close to my heart. Deepest...
    Butterflykiss707 Butterflykiss707 22-25, F 5 Responses Aug 23

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    I was sitting against a tree reading. I didn't notice Kyle walking over. I was absorbed in my book when I felt him tap on my head. I looked up "hey." I simply said then looked back...
    Ginger1313 Ginger1313 13-15, F Aug 22

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    So I am 5 months pregnant and have left the father, my off and on boyfriend of 3 years, because he has an anger problem yet blames it on everyone else and refuses to accept...
    1luckynebula 1luckynebula 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 21

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    In real life I have a younger brother but on Ep I have an older brother.Well where do I start hmm okay I met him the first time I was on ep which was like a year and a half ago.He...
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    So, done with life right now. That dog was seriously my life and then I leave him with my brother for a few minutes and he's gone. FML
    rainbowkitties rainbowkitties 16-17, F Aug 20

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    I never thought I would have to write this, as my older brother has been the best brother in the world for my entire life. He is tall 6 ft 4 inches, in great shape, muscular, good...
    creeture creeture 36-40 Aug 19

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    I lost both my parents when I was very young I was eight years old they were killed in a car accident by a drunk driver. Thankfully my older brother took me in and race me and turn...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 18

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    This is the last picture of my lost brother His name is Bob (;
    D0ge D0ge 13-15, M Aug 17

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    I met my older half brother once when I was a teenager. He was 20 years old, living in low income housing, no job (supposedly), no car (kept crashing them according to my sister...
    Mandy578 Mandy578 26-30, F Aug 17

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    We lost my parents when I was about eight years old they were killed in a car accident my brother was 18 so he decided to take me and raise me has been a wonderful amazing loving...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 17

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    These days there are many disasters occurred in China. Two days ago, Tianjin industry had a blasting bombing and today another place had a terrifying explosion. There are many...
    jessyung jessyung 26-30, F Aug 17

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    A friend of mine took her life just a few days ago. I know she was sad. She told me so many times that she wanted to die. She told me she was starting to have physical symptoms...
    magicalaughter magicalaughter 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 15

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    I had a dream when I was 5 years old and I was with my mother and sister running from a huge blue cyclop and we got to my friend's home and my brother was there and he shoot an...
    asyk1 asyk1 13-15, M Aug 15

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    I don't know just how much a fish in a tank can be a "beloved" pet, but "Polly", our parrot fish had been with us close to 15 years when she died just a little while ago. At least...
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M 6 Responses Aug 15

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    it has only been 1 month and 15 days since i lost my dad and then on top of that my ex boyfriend died a few days ago
    madeline97 madeline97 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 14

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    I don't even know if he was my friend, my real best friend for years kinda 86d me in 8th grade because I talked about drugs too much and other ****, wouldn't take calls, cut me off...
    Dissociator Dissociator 16-17, M Aug 13

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    I keep seeing posts about suicide Here's something for those who post these things: You think nobody cares about you, you think you're only here to be picked on. And worst of all...
    Jurnee16 Jurnee16 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    Hi! Well who else has an obnoxious but lovely brother. My brother Jason is 18 and is probably the most protective guy I've ever seen lol. ( I'm 15 btw ) so u see I "snuck" out too...
    alex1029384856 alex1029384856 13-15, F Aug 12

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    I'm aromantic. I've only recently discovered this about myself. I have a friend, who apparently did not know this. About four days ago, they confessed that they had feelings for...
    DrellaTheTurtle DrellaTheTurtle 18-21, F Aug 12

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    My father passed away 9 months ago. 11 months before that he was diagnosed with advanced stage liver cancer and was given 1-1 1/2 years to live. 9 months ago he was on his way to...
    95Amanda 95Amanda 18-21, F Aug 11

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    My brother was a wonderful person. I wish he would not have left so soon. Life will never be the same for me again. The last couple of months have been so difficult. The only thing...
    dawnmill dawnmill 36-40 1 Response Aug 11

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    hi guys, i don't what to tell, my grandmother died recently, i couldn't handle the pain i cried a lot, my cousin died in 2014, my dad died in 2004, before there a baby in my mom...
    jyothi19 jyothi19 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 11

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    My best friend and I have been friends since we met in sixth grade. We've had our ups and downs, a handful of fights and make ups, but in the end we know we couldn't live without...
    BamaChick1625 BamaChick1625 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 11

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