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I Lost Someone Important to Me

Losing a family member and or close friend 3,743 People

    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 7 Responses Nov 25, 2012

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    Goodbye Sara

    Sara, This is the second time I write about you, the irony being the cruel difference of reasons. I found out today that you are gone and won’t be coming back this time. This cannot be real; this must be a joke, yet I have confirmed for certain that it is not. You should...
    RedRubies RedRubies 36-40, F 13 Responses Jan 22, 2012

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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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    Its been 11 years today.

    I can hardly believe its been that long. 11 years since I heard your laugh, saw your smile, felt your touch. I had a dream about you that morning where you told me it was time for you to go. I wanted to come with you and you said I couldn't. Less than 8 hours later the...
    bethany444 bethany444 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 20, 2014

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    My mother,the only parent I had ever known

    and ADORED,died suddenly mere weeks before my 9th birthday and by the next day her ex lover had arrived to take my sister and self back to Israel with him. In less than 2 days I lost my mother,home, and native country. My whole world collapsed. You have NEVER experienced such...
    Nadir91 Nadir91 22-25, M May 20

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    I don't like making friends

    because they stop talking to me after awhile, they're fake, they have ugly personalities, or I get too clingy especially if its a guy because I like having guy friends more than girls, their funny & chill & they're honest.
    amazinghuh amazinghuh 13-15, F May 25

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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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    Oh Wendi! I miss you

    so much! Especially today! It's snowing. Who is here to protest the weather with me? It's Friday. Who am I to go out dancing with? Where is my tackle hug? Your cackle that just made everything about life better? <3 I wish you were here!
    saundra04 saundra04 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 24

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    My mum and I work at a pharmacy

    and we get to deliver medications to a retirement home. We love seeing all the residents faces light up as we walk by, greeting each one as we pass by. A few years ago we met a lovely old couple who had been together for many years and during our visits we became very good...
    Marc99 Marc99 16-17, M 2 Responses May 3

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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...
    JamesAlcock JamesAlcock 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 17

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    Probably because I was just really bad at

    starting conversations with her and felt way too clingy. So I didn't start any conversations, I wanted for her to text first, but eventually I think she might've gotten tired by my not startyness and probably just forgot about me. That was a few months ago, but it came to show...
    DoorMattress DoorMattress 13-15, M May 25

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    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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    I had this friend that I knew through the

    internet. I always liked him very much and had so much fun with him! Wrote him poetry and drew pictures for him. But lately he did not respond to my messages anymore and changed his Skype feed to: "Even people with a good memory forget their promises." I knew that he meant me...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses May 4

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    My daughter. I feel like she is the only person

    in this world that understands me at times and brings we a little peace, happiness and a little less loneliness the minutes I have with her each Sunday morning.
    Kman4You Kman4You 36-40, M 2 Responses May 18

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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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    What Hurts As Much As Losing Someone To Death....

    ..... is losing people important to you that are still living. failed friendships, failed love affairs, etc. i think in a way it would be easier to cope with knowing that they left you not of their choosing but that the clock of life ran out for them. but when they're still here...
    jerrica jerrica 41-45, F 17 Responses Feb 1, 2011

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    I lost my grandpa on Father's Day 2008,

    he was my best friend. He taught me how to play checkers and was always there for me. I was the last one to say good bye to him, but I didn't know he would die that night. I gave home a flower and said I love him for Father's Day. At his funeral when a navy man gave me my...
    BooBear99 BooBear99 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 21, 2014

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    The last thing the hateful man said to me (he

    doesn't care in regard to my ill health ,he told me to go and see a doctor ...
    Powerlesss Powerlesss 31-35, F 1 Response May 16

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    Mother

    I Lost my beautify MOTHER!!!
    cristina1rib cristina1rib 51-55, F 16 Responses Nov 8, 2013

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    Everything moment of my life now,

    looks so boring and I seem not to understand why death can do this to me...I lost a great person in life..A person who once gave me hope.I can never forget for what he has done for me.I still can't believe if such people are still out..But I just hope for the better tomorrow.
    sharifmoro93 sharifmoro93 18-21, M 1 Response May 23

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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 someone who was

    so great, but I could never say goodbye,I feel so horrible. I need someone to chat with :(
    MrRj1 MrRj1 18-21, M 4 Responses Apr 16, 2014

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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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    After all these years I actually kinda feel

    relieved a bit. Ofcourse it takes back some painfull memories but you finally understand.
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 18

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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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    ,,today is going to be a rough day.

    .i just know it..i whish you were because knowing you were around made me feel safer just knowing somebodys going to be their to help my mum around the house..we will meet again someday <3 plz send me some positive energy today I could use it..
    MyraTomPhil MyraTomPhil 26-30 2 Responses May 29

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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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    I live in fear constantly of losing everything .

    ..I got supported by wonderful people from cherry tree nursery to get my disability benefit and if it wasn't them who sorted it out for me ...I would have never got a pound but I'm constantly scared of losing every thing ... I have also shared my money with my mum and gave her...
    Powerlesss Powerlesss 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 23

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    I Lost My Older Bro

    I lost my older brother.  One day I was at my friends house playing and my parents suddenly rushed over to tell me my brother had fallen down a mountain and was dead.  It's been almost eight years since he passed away and I still think about it almost every day. He was the only...
    satelliteoflove satelliteoflove 22-25, F 16 Responses Jul 20, 2011

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    I lost someone very dear to me,

    she doesn't feel like the person I met and feel in love with anymore. She finally walked away and now... I don't even know who I am anymore.. I'm just lost without her
    Sakaratte Sakaratte 26-30, M May 24

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    It was the first time I've ever seen him in a

    suit,.. When he was lying in the casket. I couldn't recognize a man I've known for a decade under all of that mortician make up.
    Franse Franse 22-25, M 1 Response May 1

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    Sometimes it's the people you love most you

    forget most easily. My brother had been a part of my life for so long, that before he died, he was a routine, this man I called a few times a month, who showed up at family events, now that he's gone I find myself sitting on a bench in a park he loved and always went to, eyes...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 28

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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 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"
    Yennah666 Yennah666 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 3, 2014

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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

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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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    In His Loving Memory,(neeran) A Member Of Ep!!

    'The good men perish ; the godly die before his time and no one seems to care or wonder why. No one seems to care or wonder why. No one seems to realize that God is taking them away from evil days ahead. For the Godly who die shall rest in peace.' Isaiah 56:1-2 May his Soul...
    stlalane stlalane 26-30, F 7 Responses Jun 21, 2012

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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 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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    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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    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 3 Responses Dec 16, 2013

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    I lost my father, the only person

    who knew about my sexual abuses (and kept them from everyone because I made him promise), when I was 9 years old on Christmas Day of 2006. I was the first in the family to have a birthday without him. I haven't celebrated my birthday in 9 years because I have no reason to if it...
    HaleyJG HaleyJG 18-21, F 1 Response May 5

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    My crush has been chrushed.

    .. They have been my best friend they're what kept me together without even knowing it. They moved away... I know they're just in the state over but, i can no longer hug them close and laugh and joke around with them. Online messaging is not the same... I just wish I would have...
    mauri18 mauri18 16-17, F May 6

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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.
    hgaood hgaood 13-15, M 2 Responses Jun 24

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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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