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I Lost Someone

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    My Grandma , & My Two Grandpas .

    While growing up I lost my grandma and my two grandfathers . They were the only grandparents that I ever really knew and that I loved . The first one that passed away was my grandpa that was 71 years old . There was no cause of death , but everyone seems to think that my mom is...
    TiqqerGore TiqqerGore 18-21, F Nov 10, 2012

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    Almost two years ago,

    I met a guy online. Michael. We became very close, and we helped each other through a lot. He was helping me stop cutting and drinking, and I was trying to help him in his battle against depression, self-harm, anorexia, and drug addiction. I failed. In June of 2013, Michael...
    stalingradsnow stalingradsnow 16-17, F Jun 16

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    My Friend Was Killed

    I lost the closest friend I ever had and probably ever will have. We met in school 7 years ago and instantly became best friends. I loved him like a brother. He was the only person in this world that knew everything about me and never judged me. I could trust him with my secrets...
    girl1991 girl1991 18-21, F 1 Response May 29, 2012

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    Broken Hurt

    i had still born back in '86 she was a girl losing someone is a hurting feeling
    heaven44 heaven44 41-45, F Aug 14, 2010

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    Mama

    Hello Mama, Has it really been almost 10 years already..?? I still feel like you left us just recently. We were together for 30 years and all of sudden you have to leave, I miss you so much and you honestly don’t know how hard is it. Things are different without you being...
    catcs catcs 36-40, F 10 Responses Dec 7, 2010

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    My Step Brother Killed Himself

    i can be selfish and say i dont understand bc i dont...i can be mad and ask why didnt he think of anybody but himself...i can be sad for all the pain that is left behind...i can hate the fact that it seems no one fears God anymore...but i will pray and know that he has...
    dignus101 dignus101 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 3, 2008

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    So Much For Freedom

    your life was fading in the distance, i was well aware of this yet i never visited, shackled to a classroom, tied down by exams, assignments infinite and endless, couldn't get away, couldn't spare a moment, so much for freedom, my only knowledge of what was going on, came...
    PhoenixAlpha PhoenixAlpha 22-25, M Nov 18, 2013

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    Still In Shock.

    I heard about the passing of someone on my campus due to an overdose last night. I was doing some digging trying to figure out who it was, and when I found out... I just stared at my computer in shock. I knew her. I'd only talked to her a few times, but she was really close with...
    Amay408 Amay408 18-21, F Nov 17, 2013

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    He Was More Then Just A Boyfriend

    Well, where to begin? His name was Clyde, and his life was nothing but a sad story. From the day he was born, nothing seemed to go right. He was a bastard child, and his mother died 2 days after his birth. He lived with his aunt and uncle for all of his life. At age 7, he...
    DeviouslyHarrowing DeviouslyHarrowing 16-17, F Nov 29, 2010

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    My Love

    I lost the love of my life. He was fighting for his contury, he had the choice to die or save someone. He didnt think twice about, he went in there saved him and lost his life. I cry everyday, I lost him 4 months ago. My life will never be the same, I dont think I could ever love...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 2, 2012

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    Too Many Losses

    Five years ago I lost my son to suicide. It has been a long devastating journey back to trying to be normal again. I am divorced and I had to go through this alone.. After being alone for 12 years, and not dating I finally met someone who I thought was a lifelong such as it is...
    Tooalone46 Tooalone46 66-70, F Sep 28, 2012

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    Ididnt Think This Would Happen to Me

    my uncle was killed on sept 2,2008. almost a year from today. the thought of him being killed by someone, just makes me so sad. his local policemen found him on the  the side of the road, dead, my grandfather(his dad) had to claim his body. the last time i saw him was...
    tiilenny tiilenny 13-15 Jul 28, 2009

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    i didn't completely lose them,

    im afraid im dead to them by now. I loved him and have him everything.. i thought i was wayy too ugly to get a boyfriend. i had liked this kid since December. we went out and it didnt take long for me to be thrown head first, head over heels for him. i love him, i was the first...
    internationalinspire internationalinspire 13-15, F Jul 23

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    I couldn't make it to the funeral but my uncle read this there. Death is nothing at all I have only slipped away into the next room I am I, and you are you. Whatever we were to each other That we still are. Call me by my old familiar name Speak to me in the easy way which...
    tearaway tearaway 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 2, 2009

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    I never lost someone before.

    Especially someone in my family. Now my great grandma is gone. She was the sweetest person ever. I wish I knew her better and visited her more. Now she's gone. :(
    GhostWriter97 GhostWriter97 16-17, F May 15

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    People come and go, just how it is.

    Just about time till you realise everyone is just a face in the crowd until you give them some significance in your life. Which makes you think who is next in line to make their way into your life and walk just right out.
    BeatTheBest BeatTheBest 18-21, M Sep 19

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    I tried to make things work.

    I was very open with my feelings. But of course not some perverted stuff. I respected him a lot the way he does to me too. Lately he was like avoiding me. I mean cant u use ur phone during your breaks or lunch. The only time he answers my text was after his work time when im...
    Elleshore81 Elleshore81 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 14

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    I had a best friend and we did everything

    together. A couple days before she died she had given me her fave pouch.(we were only in 3 grade. ) so when i found out i knew nothing would be the same. The day she died before we left school we told each other see you tommorrow and hugged. I had been home for a couple hours...
    wannaloveyou wannaloveyou 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 8

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    She was my best friend

    and we were only 15 when I lost her.. I just hope she's watching over me. I miss her so much that sometimes I can physically feel myself hurting from loss..:(
    LisaMannion LisaMannion 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 30

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    I Just Don't Know...

    I lost my wife. We had been arguing and we said some stupid things. She walked away from me and neither of us ever got the chance to say I'm sorry. I'm still very much in love with her. I miss her every day. My friends and family all expect me to move on. To forgive myself...
    Nox2102 Nox2102 31-35, M 3 Responses Sep 4, 2012

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    Agony That Still Persists

    My mother died on December 12th, 2004. I was 12 at the time, I still don't like to hear my aunt talk about it. It still pains me to hear her name said so easily. I turn, walk away, and tun my ipod up a little louder. Hoping to drown out the world and drown myself in the music.My...
    Yaeger Yaeger 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 6, 2011

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    Losing Someone

    Is it loosing someone or letting go of someone?! I saw a movie last night called ‘death sentence’ where a father looses his family in a war against gangsters. The father lost his family and loved ones cuz they died. It made me think of myself. I lost so many people...
    starfaraway starfaraway 26-30, F Jan 5, 2009

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    Or shall I say 4 someones... October 4th, 2010. My only sibling, my elder brother by 11 1/2 years was in a four wheeler accident that proved to be fatal. Despite our age difference...
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    Year ago, I met possibly the best friend I ever had online on a gaming website. We spent months and months supporting each other, having laughs and knowing how good we are as...
    DearAgony13 DearAgony13 18-21, M Dec 12

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    I lost an amazing guy... I really wanted to give love another try and when I met him I really felt like love would be kind... But now I have to live with another regret. I thought...
    ecoglitcher ecoglitcher 16-17, M Nov 22

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    She was fourteen when she first felt the emptiness within, a black hole in her soul. She stopped fighting it a couple of months later. She decided to live through the blade...
    RozzebellConta RozzebellConta 18-21, F Nov 23

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    I lost my grandmother last Sunday at 5 am in the morning from intestine infection."Today it is your funeral, this is the last time we will see your body and your smiling peaceful...
    IndicinaJuris IndicinaJuris 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    If death is imminent to a Family member, please visit that person before it's too late. This is my story...... In early June of 1982 my Dad who was suffering from diabetes landed...
    PMax47 PMax47 51-55, M 1 Response Nov 22

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    Lost my mom. I've seen here such beautiful pictures of a mother with her daughter. And these beautiful pics made me so infinitely sad again. Because there will be no more such...
    prettysybill prettysybill 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 22

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    I just lost my best friend. She was like the sister I have always wanted and now she is gone
    musicnation musicnation 13-15, F Nov 26

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    19 years ago I lost my mother to suicide. She disappeared one day after saying she was just running out to get rolls for breakfast. They found her off the coast of Cape May on...
    wallflwrinblm wallflwrinblm 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    I didn't lose the person close to me, but my good friend's brother lost his girlfriend while driving in a drive by shooting recently. He was driving and she was shot in the neck...
    thelonelysoul thelonelysoul 18-21, M Dec 5

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    Coffee mornings...a piece of toast.. feed the pets.... pause. an act You used to do..... shake it off...sip caffeine....take a shower and roll off my back. towel dry, wander...
    NixGnome NixGnome 22-25, F Dec 8

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    I lost my dad to leukemia almost five years ago.Words can't even begin how much I miss him,ever since he went life has never been the same. sometimes I wish I could see him just...
    mariaaonzo mariaaonzo 18-21, F Dec 8

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    I lost my mum last year. She was a kind gentle woman on her good days but when bipolar took over it was like talking to a hyperactive child. But. I miss her. My heart aches for a...
    twixxer twixxer 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    The Death of My Mother She has Always been there Smiling most of the time And some times just a bit stern But always with kind words Advice designed to help And help me to get...
    dragonfang dragonfang 51-55, M 6 days ago

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    My dearest dad has passed away for five months. I just couldn't stop missing him. I often cry at night. Oh, How I want to hear his voice calling me again! He loved me so much. When...
    constantiajeng constantiajeng 51-55, T 6 days ago

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    I lost him a month ago. We were together for 4yrs. He said he's unhappy, that I'm complex and he's basic, that he can't see me in the future anymore, that I don't hang out with his...
    misskc22 misskc22 22-25, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    Sadness and Loss Tears falling Like sprays of salt From a sea wave Like rain from The skies above To fall from sad eyes' Eyes that see into A soul filled with sadness A soul that...
    dragonfang dragonfang 51-55, M 5 days ago

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    It was October 10th 2008 I had just gotten home from school and I thought that nothing could down me on a good day because tomorrow was my birthday around 5:00 I get a call from my...
    Mrgreenthunder96 Mrgreenthunder96 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I lost my best friend. It was our freshman year of college. I was left and so did everyone else. She didn't have enough money to pay for college other than the local ones. She was...
    BeccaSa BeccaSa 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    My friend took his life yesterday. He was a friend. A mentor. Someone to look up to. A loving husband. A father to two beautiful daughters. A friend. A co worker. A guy...
    thecaptain2 thecaptain2 36-40, M 2 Responses Dec 5

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    Just had the call, my mum was in tears, a part of our American family has died after a long battle with ill health. Though you know it's coming it doesn't take away the...
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 12

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    I met Jack in high school at a Christian summer camp. I certainly had an interest in him, but at the time my mind was set on the idea that all relationships end. My mind told me...
    LulaZee LulaZee 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    He was 14 the first time I saw him. He was 16 when we met. He was 17 when he was no longer the boy I fell in love with. He was 18 when he died. He would be 21 today.
    amazingcuzitis amazingcuzitis 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 23

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    At my gymnastics club, one of my teams favorite coach, leader, and "mom" was killed in a murder/suicide. Her and her husband had been arguing when she called the cops, but when...
    Theycallherelly Theycallherelly 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 24

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