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I Lost Someone

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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. :(
    WhenICouldWish97 WhenICouldWish97 16-17, F May 15

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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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    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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    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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    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 16-17, F Nov 10, 2012

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    I lost my little brother to a heroin overdose two years ago. He was nineteen, only a year younger than me. I had no memory of a life without him. He was my best friend and we were...
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    This is the first time I have written about and I know there are no answers. I am not really sure why I am writing about it but this is my story... Just over 2 years ago my best...
    Isthereonlyoneofme Isthereonlyoneofme 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 4

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    I lost my Dad. The day it happened I sat on the couch while he walked out the door that morning. An hour later I went to my grandparents and was greeted by a state trooper who told...
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    I lost my syster two yeas ago and my mother yestetrday. I am only 22 and I need and want someone to tell me it will all be ok, that I will end up fine, even though I have no one...
    florence91 florence91 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 6

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    lost touch. even in today's world of technology. it's sad, but it happens. many you can find, a few you can't. sometimes folks simply walk away too and I don't understand why...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 1 Response Aug 10

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    At about 4:30, July 12, 2012 my phone had 2 missed calls, but I was playing a competitive game of ladder ball with my phone charging on the deck on silent mode. It was boys against...
    nco706 nco706 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Yes, again. I know I'm not on this very frequently. I see this as my secret little place to vent out and say how I feel. Anyway as few of you may know, I lost my father last year...
    Kratie Kratie 18-21, F 6 days ago

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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...
    ShaiLayne ShaiLayne 18-21, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have lost almost everyone close to me,I have my daughter, grandson a sister, nephew and an uncle left and I am so grateful to still have them. With in about 2yr period I lost my...
    rompinrob rompinrob 46-50, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I just recently lost a friend to suicide and I'm still not over it. I'm not sure how to cope :/
    Raelyn13 Raelyn13 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 27

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    I lost my cousin 2 years ago because he was being bullied to the point to where he couldn't take it anymore and he shot and killed hisself. I blame myself because I could have...
    naniwani01 naniwani01 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 27

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    I lost both the girl I loved and my daughter (non-biological but I loved her all the same) on the same night. My girlfriend finally reached the end of her rope and I should of seen...
    Mordacai Mordacai 18-21, M 7 Responses Jul 28

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    I lost the only person i have ever cared about. First thing first, i should have known. I just should have. I'd known Jake for 5 years, hell i'd even been in a relationship with...
    devondoll3 devondoll3 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 30

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    I miss my grandma. She was my hero. She helped me when I was down. I lost her to Leukemia. I cried for days and days. I wish everybody else hope. I just wish I knew something that...
    cutemonkey cutemonkey 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    Been going thru some old pics and old letters to you today. Working a 16 hour shift allows for way too much time to think. I miss you and the way life was when you were around...
    kavlynn99 kavlynn99 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 30

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    I have lost count of the number of friend mates and acquaintances i have buried. It is why i work with the youth of today. I expect to suit up more over the next yet or so. I hate...
    LifesCoach LifesCoach 31-35, M Aug 5

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    I lost my brother to suicide when in 2010. he hung himself by the ceiling fan and I was the one who found him. I put so much guilt on myself. I should've known he was so upset. I...
    Katelynann30 Katelynann30 13-15, F 10 Responses Aug 7

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    My mom cheated on my dad and I saw a video of her and her lover. I love my mom, she raised me well for 22 years. It saddens me that I can't seem to find it in my heart to forgive...
    LGirl10 LGirl10 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 7

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    In January of this year... Someone once said that it's a gift from God that we don't know when we're going to die... you'd live you're whole life knowing you had a 100 years or...
    Aleacam Aleacam 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 8

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    Just a few hours ago, I lost my mom whom I was very close to....I do not wish 4 any pity...just wanted ta vent.....I know we all lose ppl...it just hurts so damn bad!! This is the...
    trarob07 trarob07 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 10

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    Several times. Some died. Some moved. Lost contact with both groups. Must be tired. Since this wets my eyes.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Aug 10

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    Two years ago I lost my grandfather, it has been the most difficult death I've ever dealt with. He was my only grandfather, whom I knew for the first five years of my life before...
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F Aug 10

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    This year, on February 3rd I lost my dad. My father and I were never really close. I haven't seen my dad in a couple of years but he still made an effort to talk to me. He was a...
    TheKidDanJ TheKidDanJ 18-21 1 Response Aug 11

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    When I was 9 lost my uncle who was very close to me. I loved him so much. I was told he was hit by a car. That was all I got told. I only found out 2 years ago that he had actually...
    ConfusedAndScared1234 ConfusedAndScared1234 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 14

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    It's been two years since my cousin committed suicide he would of been 18 this year i don't know why he did it though.... He always was so happy and got along with everyone he made...
    PrincessAyyoBbyBoo PrincessAyyoBbyBoo 13-15, F Aug 14

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    so I lost my best friend two years ago from today. but it is what it is, you know? I'll forever love him though even if he is in heaven :) he might not be with me physically, but I...
    purplehorizons665 purplehorizons665 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 16

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    I lost a friend. Her name was Skyler, I refer to her as Sky. She was amazing, beautiful, courageous, good hearted, loving, caring, sympathetic, silly, she was my everything. I was...
    hopelovecare hopelovecare 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 17

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    I lost a really close friend who was like my brother on the Fourth of July this year. He drove his motorcycle, drunk, into the side of a house at 90mph. I know there's nothing I...
    beebs1991 beebs1991 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    This past Saturday a good friend of mine lost her battle and fell short to her depression. Depression is a real disease. It's not something that can be easily controlled. Sometimes...
    taylor0430 taylor0430 18-21, F 5 Responses 6 days ago