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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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    llamaxxi llamaxxi 13-15, F 15 hrs ago

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    I had an idyllic childhood. My mom stayed at home and was super caring and loving, my dad was the provider and made a decent living, and I had the best younger brother. We wanted...
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    lorettah lorettah 18-21, F 4 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I'm the youngest of the family, so I followed after my brothers interests to fit in with them at a young age. The outcome is what I am today, a socially awkward teenager. I have...
    Sovitia Sovitia 18-21, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    And every flachback of her made me cry even if it is 6 years ago. She still here in my heart. And I don't know how to start letting go of the memories we've shared
    Althea12 Althea12 13-15, F 18 hrs ago

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    I hurt the man I love very badly. I betrayed him and lost everything. He is done with me and all to ready to throw me away like yesterday's trash. He has already moved his stuff...
    saraandherfoxes saraandherfoxes 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    So here's me roughly 10 years ago. Artist, musician, technician, teacher, touring with my band part time, working on some kids books and short movie scripts. Owned my own business...
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    20 years ago today my brother took his own life. You would think after 20 years the pain wouldn't be as bad, but it's not true. Today a milestone anniversary and it hurts like...
    SomeoneOutThere SomeoneOutThere 36-40, M 6 Responses Sep 24

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    I lost my first older brother 7 years this sunday when I was 11 years old. He died from an "accidental" prescription drug overdose. I lost my second a year ago from injuries...
    littlemiss139 littlemiss139 18-21, F Oct 5

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    The depression went away i was back to myself. After the summer was over i became depressed again. Everyday i wake up i just stay in my bed my house is a mess . The summer house...
    sadmoma sadmoma 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 25

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    I lost my brother almost 3 years ago. It's been the hardest three years of my life. I've learned hate. I'm working on forgiveness. It's just things I can't put into words...
    MonsterMorgan MonsterMorgan 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 2

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    maddierosee maddierosee 13-15, F Sep 26

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    I just want to use this platform to vent out my inner thoughts.  I lived an excellent life with my wife and kids.  I was the only person in my family who was well settled...
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    Maryb96 Maryb96 18-21, F 6 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Many siblings day this in passing or with little meaning; but I truly, deeply hate my brother. He is the anesthetist of everything that I hold in high esteem, and the idea that...
    PriorP92 PriorP92 18-21, F 11 hrs ago

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    July 15th, 2014 I lost someone I was very close to. I met Justin when I was 11, and we hung out almost every single day, and had sleepovers every weekend. We didn't always get...
    kr1sten kr1sten 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 26

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    Um...yeah. I lost my virginity in the summer. But he lost his as the same time, and I love him loads. He's the best :)
    naughtyivy naughtyivy 13-15, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    It's been 4 years now exactly 4 years ago my brother died for a reason I still don't know. 3 more days and he would have lived to be 9 years old. Just 3 days till his birthday. I...
    eman12345678 eman12345678 13-15, M 2 Responses Oct 2

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    My only sibling, my big brother, shot himself a couple of months ago. I miss him so much, I feel like I'm missing him more each day but I don't like to talk about it to my friends...
    Botbot10 Botbot10 22-25, F 5 Responses Oct 8

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    My younger brother died a month ago from blood cancer. He was 18 years old. I can't stop thinking that it should be ME, not him. He was such an amazing guy, he could have achieved...
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    "I'd like to get lost in the darkest corners of your mind". When I wrote her this line, I was lost, lost in life. One day you wake up and realise your life has past by and you...
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    Last month I lost a good friend but before he passed he told me that on his headstone is two dates. He wants to be remembered for the dash in between them. He had a heart bigger...
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    Today I lost someone very dear to my heart and its left a gaping hole in my chest...I can't breath...I'm devastated...I'm in a very dark place right now...
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    Rainatmidnight97 Rainatmidnight97 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 26

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    nicolamariee nicolamariee 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 6

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    Close2You Close2You 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 9

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    Morenita79 Morenita79 31-35, F 2 days ago

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    March 26th, 2014. Was the day I lost my twin brother Daniel in a car accident. We were 17. We were both suppose to graduate in may. We were both suppose to turn 18 in may. But it...
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    Well here's the story. So me and my best friend have been bffs for six years, since we were in seventh grade and now we are juniors in high school. We tell each other everything...
    FairyTailGM FairyTailGM 16-17, F Oct 6

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    this aril he killed his self. It still hurts today he was my 1#brother. Him and my other brother had the same birthdays but he was 2 years younger. I still remember turning on my...
    de7e de7e 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    My first boyfriend. We were still in junior high then except in different cities. he was my cousin brothers friend. I had gone to visit my cousins one winter. We met at church one...
    ira01 ira01 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Lost my girlfriend. It'll be a year in December. She sufferes from depression and she cut and it hurt me watching her go through that. When she lost her twin brother, a close...
    WhiskeyRoger369 WhiskeyRoger369 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 23

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