I Love Coincidences

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    Too many times my divorced parents text me at

    the same time. Kinda weirded me out.
    JunkFoodJunkie JunkFoodJunkie
    26-30, F
    Feb 8, 2016

    ....but there is no such thing.

    Coincidences are clues. Don't you love when you say you desire something out loud and you attract it so fast :)
    Lucky1217 Lucky1217
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 28, 2014


    They make me very happy. Sometimes they even get me excited. They're awesome.
    minnie22mouse minnie22mouse
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 1, 2008

    And another one showed up today.

    A new hire at his workplace has my (fairly uncommon) first name. Other coincidences: my EP profile pic appeared in his colleague's office as artwork shortly after we became friends on EP; he lives across the US from me but ended up behind a car with my state's license plate one...
    DisappearIntoSilence DisappearIntoSilence
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 25, 2015

    Is There Any Purpose of Coincidences?

    I truly believe coincidences are there in our everyday life. There are the small coincidences that happen so often and then there's those that blow you off your feet that you can't get your head around. Does anyone here believe that some coincidences have a meaning or a...
    absolutediva absolutediva
    3 Responses Jun 20, 2009

    Too Many "coincidences" Lately

    Well, I think about everyone knows that I live in Maryland.  Last week when we had the 5.8 earthquake here, before that Tuesday, I had decided to accompany my husband to a funeral near the town of mineral, VA where the quake happened.  The funeral was in a remote place in VA...
    IntuitiveOne IntuitiveOne
    41-45, F
    Sep 4, 2011

    A String Of Coincidences In One Day?

    Okay, first I think I will start of with my own experience. First , I will give just a little background so you can understand what happened. Well, today(Friday), I got up late in the morning. I was supposed to get up at 6:00 sharp. Instead I got up at 6:40. It was a regular...
    talhaak talhaak
    18-21, M
    Jan 11, 2013

    All I could think about today was 'Finding Nemo'

    and now suddenly it's on tv. At 2am. Spooky.
    koorlo koorlo
    26-30, F
    Oct 8, 2014

    yesterday the power went out

    while i was in the shower and today soneone was in my house when i was in the shower.
    nobumbump nobumbump
    16-17, M
    Jul 12, 2014

    Coincidence? YEAR: 1981 1.

    Prince Charles got married. 2. Liverpool crowned soccer Champions of Europe 3. Australia lost the Ashes tournament. 4. Pope died. YEAR: 2005 1. Prince Charles got married. 2. Liverpool crowned soccer Champions of Europe 3. Australia lost the Ashes tournament. 4. Pope...
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    1 Response Jun 15, 2015

    I was listening and singing the chorus of Let

    It Go in the kitchen the other day.... “Let it go, let it go Can't hold it back anymore Let it go, let it go Turn away and slam the door!” Then my brother barges in from the living room... Bro: Hey sis, can you close the door before we leave? Just in time when I sang...
    LavenderHart009 LavenderHart009
    22-25, F
    Apr 19, 2015


    So, i live abroad, and i was planning to go home during the summer vacation - my last exam is on the 28th June, so i wanted to go home on the first of July. I was searching plane tickets, but they all were very expensive... In the end, i booked my plane tickets from August the...
    lofaszbazmeg lofaszbazmeg
    22-25, M
    May 3, 2013

    I have 5 other relatives born on my birthday

    and two relatives who have died on it. I wonder if I'll be the first person to be born and die on that date.
    PhantasmagoricalFantasy PhantasmagoricalFantasy
    22-25, M
    Jul 29, 2015

    It Seems I Have Encountered A Lot Of Them

    I just posted a story in the I have been to Florida group. My first visit to Florida was in about 1974 when my then girl-friend and I went to Clearwater for my oldest younger brother's wedding. The girl friend and I had met at a tavern at which I regularly stopped after work when...
    70+, M
    1 Response Jun 22, 2012

    My best friend and I have our birthdays 1 day

    apart. Then we both had babies on the exact same day even though I was due 4 weeks later! AND they are opposite sexes. Totally making wedding plans at 6 months old lol
    xlxSpiraxlx xlxSpiraxlx
    31-35, F
    Jul 22, 2014

    Well, most of the time.

    But this summer? Not so much. It was July 5, my best friend's birthday. I was about to call her, but just as I began to dial the number, the phone rang. On the other end, my aunt was sobbing. My uncle had just died.
    deleted deleted
    Feb 11, 2014

    I Love Coincidences

    Yesterday, I was on the Questions and Answers forum, specifically Arts and Entertainment. Someone asked, "What do you think is the funniest line you ever heard on 'Seinfeld ?" I replied it was when Jerry and Elaine were talking and she asked if he was jealous of someone and he...
    555calif 555calif
    51-55, M
    5 Responses Oct 23, 2010


    Someone I know shares the same birthday as their partner - how spooky is that or should I say what is the probability??
    catya47 catya47
    51-55, F
    1 Response Feb 27, 2009

    An Amazing Coincidence

      Thursday, my kids and I were watching “Gone With the Wind.” One of the characters is Ashley Wilkes. At one point, Rhett Butler calls him “that stupid Ashley.” After that, whenever he appeared on the screen, the kids would yell “Stupid Ashley...
    drongozone drongozone
    46-50, M
    Jul 16, 2009
    HELPTAKENhelpused HELPTAKENhelpused
    26-30, M
    Mar 20, 2016

    In The Woods

    Back in 1973 my baby sister was dating a guy who wanted to take her canoeing in the north woods, along the U.S. Canadian border. She wasn't up for that so she brought him to my tavern hang-out and suggested I go with her friend, Joe.I was a few years single after my wife#1...
    70+, M
    3 Responses Jun 22, 2012
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