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I Lost Someone Important to Me

Losing a family member and or close friend 4,004 People

    Today Is Gonna Be The Day

    .........I couldn't believe I have lost you. Every time one turns around when I'm thinking of you, my heart always keep telling me you're always with me here. When I look at your pictures, I felt like we will return to day of our lives. Even though I know It won't be possible...
    SpicyChicken SpicyChicken 22-25, F 10 Responses Nov 9, 2013

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    Losing My Grandmother At 10 Years Old

    I don't even know how to begin. so many things I would like to say about this whole experience...I guess i'll just start by saying that I loved my grandmother (whom I called "Nanny") very, very much. She passed away six years ago due to severe stomach ulcers and other health...
    Sparkey96 Sparkey96 16-17, F 20 Responses Jul 3, 2012

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    I lost my dad November 31st last year.

    He had lung cancer which eventually spread to his brain and he was very ill because of it. anyway he had a shunt to relive pressure in his head which helped but he was still in hospital a month before he passed. All I can say is we didn't have the best Christmas that year and...
    CookmySock CookmySock 18-21, M 7 Responses Aug 1

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    My grandpa died last month

    and i really miss him, whenever anyone brings up death or anything like that i start crying and everyone looks at me weird....
    anovasiangel anovasiangel 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 27, 2014

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    My dad died weeks ago of Brain cancer.

    .. It hurts so much....I haven't been on any social networks since that sad day...and I haven't been out my apartment eater.... "God bless him"
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 3, 2014

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    I lost my boyfriend who recently passed away.

    This is our story. I met my boyfriend over a year ago on Ep actually, we started talking and connected instantly. After that day we were inseparable, we did everything together as couples did. He lived miles away but we didn't let that stop us! Always talking on the phone...
    CityLife90 CityLife90 22-25, F 11 Responses Jan 17, 2014

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    10 years ago I had someone,

    someone very close to me. When I was ten, I had what I liked to call a girlfriend but it was one of those kiddie relationships but we did know the meaning of love and I knew we had it between us. But one day she moved away, sad I know but we kept in touch; her name was Melissa...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 17

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    I was really close to my grandma

    and she was so funny and everything but then a day before my birthday she died and it killed me. A year later my other grandma was sick and then she died which killed me even more and it's making me realize that people don't live forever and I'm afraid my parents will be the...
    jessythekittenx jessythekittenx 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    Today, it's been exactly 20 years

    since my father died...I was fine all day, until about 10 minutes ago. I want to cry, but for some reason crying in front of people (even my husband who is very supportive) makes me feel stupid because it's over something that happened 20 years ago... The picture is me and my...
    FantasyDreamerWriting FantasyDreamerWriting 26-30, F 5 Responses Dec 5, 2014

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    If Only I Could Play God For A Day..

    i see all these post's about how they can't find love or how they have found and can't get enough. well i used to be one of the 'all nighter's' on facebook and a non-stop talker on the phone. all of this was because of one man in my life that i have loved for almost two years. we...
    Caitlinsmith1636 Caitlinsmith1636 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 25, 2012

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    Sometimes I wish I could just be done in this

    world with my depression, anxiety and a loss of a best friend in 5th grade and now I loose my best friend since 6th grade, plus my parents that make me feel ashamed to be living in my body. Still tho with all the happiness in this world I can't seen to escape rudeness of people...
    Cain7429 Cain7429 13-15, T Jul 31

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    Yes, I have, more than a few

    but one in particular is the hardest.. He's my hero & always will be, he died serving his country along with his best friend. It's been over 4 years, but I still hear his voice, I see his smile when I hear our princess laughing. His baby girl talks to him in her dreams.
    Plaincountrygirl Plaincountrygirl 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 20

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    Your name will never appear in the missing

    persons list, not in gray courtrooms, not in files, no hearingsYour deepest, freshest tracks end up in a dead-end.I can not bear it, there's no case and no dossier.And knowing you're not here, feels like lead.I keep on searching for you, being long lost.But you remain ahead of...
    TheStoryman TheStoryman 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 21, 2013

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    I lost something I recently found out I never

    had. All my life, I was told I had a bigger brother, who turned out to just be a close family friend, that was almost forced to bond and take care of me. The fact that we were close made my mom and dad say "Their basically brothers" which factor gave me the illusion that we were...
    Tak162015 Tak162015 16-17, M Jul 4

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    It is so heartbreaking to just suddenly realize

    he's not here anymore. And even more when he's been gone for months without me knowing. We met on the internet, he was a very kind human being. He brought the bright side to my life when I thought I was falling apart. I loved him and he loved me, he called me his babygirl, we...
    Galatziaa Galatziaa 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 3

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    My mom passed away April 1st right

    after midnight. It was almost a hour before that I went on room and helped her out her chair to put her in bed. I told hernot to smoke In bed and get some sleep. Then forty mins later my stepdad ran out the room and got me saying he thinjs my mom had a stroke. I ran in there...
    MarvelMagic MarvelMagic 26-30, F 5 Responses May 4

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    When you lose someone,

    you try to remember the last time you saw them. And most of the time it's a blurry memory, because at that last time you had no idea it would be the last.
    JustSomeTeenagerr JustSomeTeenagerr 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 9, 2014

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    I lost my brother that was the only person in

    my family that card bout me
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 22

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    Dad

    Dad...so many images come to mind whenever I speak your name; It seems without you in my life things have never been the same. What happened to those lazy days when I was just a child; When my life was consumed in you in your love, and in your smile. What happened to all those...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M Feb 27, 2013

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    I just met her but idk

    if we will ever tall again.. I hope we will.. ;-;
    ShyProdigy ShyProdigy 16-17, M Jul 19

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    U & Me forever this way www.

    nidhisuraj.com There are so many Love Stories in this world. Few stories become so famous but few are unsaid and been buried with time. Few others share their love stories with their friends, while some leave them as sweet memories for themselves within their hearts and few...
    evan003 evan003 18-21, F Jul 23

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    My Aunt passed away yesterday,

    she was a rock in my foundation, please pray for our family.
    CDKristiK CDKristiK 51-55, M 6 Responses Jul 27

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    Nate Hawthorne, My Best Friend

    Nate Hawthorne died July 1st of this year (2013) he was my ex but oddly still one of my closest friends. He killed himself. I can never escape the guilt knowing that its partially my fault :( and I really miss him. He was my first friend, my first boyfriend, my first everything...
    BrokenDreamer14 BrokenDreamer14 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 15, 2013

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    boycrazyyesiam boycrazyyesiam 13-15, F Aug 19

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    Today is the anniversary of the death of my

    little brother in law. He was three when I first me him. The first thing he did was crawl into my lap and lay his head on my chest and say, " I really like you!" He was the kind of child that wrapped your heart around his finger. Full of fun, mischief and laughter. He was...
    SweetMae SweetMae 61-65, F 2 Responses Dec 16, 2013

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    swaged104 swaged104 13-15, M 3 Responses Jul 25

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    I watched my sensei die in front of me.

    Our story is a little odd and untraditional but id say i met him by sheer fate. I was walking in the woods one day when i found him building a little fire to cook some hot dogs. He was homeless. I decided to help him move some wood. We got to talking and he told me that he was...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 14

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    Six Months Ago..Still Hurts Even Though I Can Hide It..

    Well, now it's been a little over six months since i lost you baby..since i had to let you lay in that casket..since i gave your body a kiss goodbye.. Since i touched your soft skin for the last time..but it all seems like it was just yesterday. It's still that fresh. I still...
    Caitlinsmith1636 Caitlinsmith1636 18-21, F 8 Responses Feb 20, 2013

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    A month ago...I lost a very dear friend to me

    from a drug overdose. I know it happens frequently to people and I'm not looking for sympathy. But I just want to say to those people who have lost someone to similar circumstances: I'm so sorry. I never understood truly how it felt for you... but I do now.
    Sinkyluv Sinkyluv 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    My boyfriend 2 years ago passed away very

    unexpectedly..I loved him so much it was by far one of the hardest things to deal with..I've lost my step mom to suicide and my grandma to cancer..but with him I felt like he was my forever then bam he was gone..I was so damn lost and still feel lost sometimes..I feel like I got...
    brandinichole85 brandinichole85 26-30, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    On April 28th 2014 I met a sweet girl from

    America. On June 23 2015 I lost her. she was the greatest friend I've ever had and I loved her like a sister we used to talk all day every day but life just got to much for her she was kind caring inelegant funny and without a doubt the best thing in my life for a long time. I...
    AlwaysGonnaBHere4You AlwaysGonnaBHere4You 22-25, M Jul 23

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    First day without my only friend.

    It really sucks knowing everyone you know doesnt care about you. Makes me feel alone and depressed.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 24

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    I lost my Grandma today.

    She wasn't just my grandma she was my mom, my bestfriend, my everything. I am lost right now. She was only 61 and I just don't really know what to think at this point.
    ShaiLayne ShaiLayne 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 21, 2014

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    My Big Brother... I Am Going To Miss You Like Krazy.

    I need to write this story today. Just to get it out.My big brother died Sunday evening. I found out yesterday. It was presumed to have been a massive heart attack and he died in his home. He was 48.His wife had called me yesterday morning, but I missed the call. Something in her...
    simplygirl simplygirl 46-50, F 24 Responses May 29, 2013

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    Friends Come, Friends Go

    When i was in primary school, i had a best friend, and we had a "close-friends" group, the 4 of us were always together, going out every day, talking, partying, drinking (yeah, since the age of 13, judge me if you dare :D :D ) but then at the last year of primary school something...
    lofaszbazmeg lofaszbazmeg 18-21, M 3 Responses Apr 11, 2013

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    The only person that understood me in real life.

    ...had to go to our home country to see his parents and now hes gone....cant believe my cousin died, he was my best friend
    hgaood hgaood 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 21

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    my great nan passed after having a heart attack.

    the last time i saw her she was at an easter party we had organised for my stepdad as it was his birthday. and tgen i heard tgat she had hone into hospital at the end of september and a week before my birthday at the end of october she had a heart attack and she died. the worst...
    hater2610 hater2610 13-15, F Jul 22

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    I was in a relationship with her

    for 2 years. We had our ups and downs but overall she was a great person. I became aloof with her because I felt smothered as a result we parted ways. She was my best friend, I try not think of her because the thought of her almost brings me to tears. It hurts that she won't...
    zealots201 zealots201 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 4, 2014

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    Apart from Ghandi, Mr Nelson Mandela is the

    most wonderful leader of all time. Mr Mandela, may you rest in peace. x
    TheStoryman TheStoryman 36-40, M 4 Responses Dec 6, 2013

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    My mom who was my foundation

    for stability passed four years ago last July. She was all I had in my life I feel my entire existence til I was 25.She adopted me but is the only mother Ive known since birth.She wasn't my biological mother but she was my mom enough said but blood don't always make family ppl...
    whitwhit86 whitwhit86 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    I lost my dad to cancer in 2012

    and I have nearly lost all of my children to death . Two of my children have suffered depression and tried to take their own lives and thankfully I was there to prevent that happening. I have had a daughter who could have easily died in a house fire and a son who could have bled...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Dec 15, 2013

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    He was a great friend.

    .. Talked for over a year, and then I messed things up like I always do, and now he hates me, and won't talk to me.
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 6 Responses Jul 23

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    Is it that hard to just be there

    for me... If you're my friend, I'll try my hardest to make you happy and help you out. But some of the people I got closest to, didn't even care to ask how I was doing sometimes.. No instead, they just stop talking to you, like our friendship meant absolutely nothing to them. I...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Just yesterday I had found out via text message

    my close friend had died due to a heroin overdose. I don't know how to deal with this at this very moment in time and not entirely sure what to write because my mind is all over the place due to mass amounts of stress. Eventually i plan to fully write and dedicate some of my...
    KaraRaeOphelia KaraRaeOphelia 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 22

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    My best all time best friend died I'm really 13

    and he died of lung and brain cancer
    musicspeakstome musicspeakstome 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 23

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    One year ago on May 27th I lost my best friend

    since day one- my Grandma. I can still here her laugh every single day... "Someone remembers, someone cares, your name is whispered in our prayers."
    JRoseR JRoseR 22-25, F May 31