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I Love Somebody Who's Terminally Ill

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 36 People

    Forging New Friendships

    My name is Dawn-Maria and I have a few friends who are struggling with Terminal Illnesses and one who lost her battle a year ago. I came up with an idea a few years ago, that my friends have all thought is a great idea and I hope that you too will take a look and see if there is...
    DawnMaria DawnMaria 46-50 Nov 23, 2012

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    What Can I Do?

    I met someone a few months ago and now I am in a relationship with them. I fell in love with them quickly after becoming fast friends and I am so lucky to have her. We got to where we could tell each other everyone, and I thought this would be my "Happily ever after" but I guess...
    ThePeanutTerminator ThePeanutTerminator 18-21 3 Responses Jan 23, 2013

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    Im In Love With Someone Who Is Terminally Ill And He Doesnt Care If He Dies

    my husband is dying of MAC tuberculosis and refuses to take his meds.  He has 3 children and his prognosis is grim.. i am very angry!! that i have to face the world alone , hes not listening to me i dont know what to do??
    petunia0614 petunia0614 41-45 1 Response Aug 2, 2010

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    Loosing My Soulmate And Best Friend

    let me say the run down,2 yrs ago my husband was told he had ostomilis infection of the bone, he had batle this last 2 yrs july 2011 he was in the hospital lifted his leg and broke the nuckle of his hip, well he went till jan with it like that was told its cause of infection made...
    missygirl517 missygirl517 51-55, F Apr 3, 2013

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    Gabby Journey

    Today I am overcome with emotion. Gabbys journey started almost three years ago. She was diagnosed with a grade three anaplastic astrocytoma. I as her mother have experience the emotional roller coaster as I deal with anticipatory grief. I find myself consumed with fear while...
    davisp4208 davisp4208 51-55, F Nov 11, 2012

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    My Daughter Is Terminally Ill

    Hello.My almost 18 year old daughter has a rare terminal degenerative illness called Juvenile Huntingtons Disease.This is taking her piece by piece mentally and physically which as a parent is heartbreaking to watch as it's natures way to protect your child.She first showed...
    Blondie73 Blondie73 36-40 Oct 13, 2010

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    I Love Somebody Who's Terminally Ill - Me.

    My mother asked me just 4 months ago : Did you left a will? I will send notary servise to your house and you have to write 2 copees one for you, and secomd leave with me. God  save us Al!!!!
    freeway405 freeway405 51-55 Aug 18, 2012

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    A Future Alone

    My boyfriend and I have been together 3+ years. He is battling Ewing's Sarcoma of the spine for the third time, this time the prognosis is not good. He is terminal. He is 22. I am 20. We live together in a small studio apartment with our two cats. I am his sole caregiver, while I...
    kdrift kdrift 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 12, 2010

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    Martine Blacklock

    Ok Everybody,I want your help, my husband from being a very fit man went in to decline, no body knew what the problem  was ,he died after 3years of me looking after him from a very fit man and highly intelligent to some one that was totally mentallythere , but could not speak or...
    casper15 casper15 56-60 Apr 27, 2012

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    Very hard to live with

    and see every day. Just when i think i am prepared i have to call an ambulance and breakdown again. I wish it was me that was sick. I dont wish that suffering upon anyone
    lazyk lazyk 26-30, M 2 Responses Mar 26, 2014

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    Mums Story

    Hi, It looks like i am the first here but i hope someone will read this and feel some support. My mum was diagnosed with terminal cancer in Sept 2006. I chose to become her full time carer and of course set about researching her illness on the web despite her diagnosis and...
    sallye sallye 31-35 12 Responses Jan 21, 2008

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    Surrounded By Death, Living With Illness

    The love of my life has cystic fibrosis. We have only been together for 3 years but it's been a heavy three years. During this time my own mother died suddenly from a heart attack and both of his sisters, twins, died from the same disease which afflicts him. They were only 26...
    1one2two 1one2two 18-21 Sep 3, 2012

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    Not Terminally, But Unrecoverably

    well she is not terminally ill, but she is dysautonomic. I loved her with all what i could. She left me. Now i am seriously ill. End of fairytale.
    diamondlens diamondlens 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 3, 2012

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    I love someone who, while not terminal,

    does have a "non-recoverable" illness. The man I have loved since first meeting 38 yrs ago has two diseases that he'll never recover from and both could potentially take his life at any time. To give you a little background on us, we met when we were 12 (me) and 13 (him). It...
    crafteeladee82 crafteeladee82 51-55, F Dec 4, 2013

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    TheCymruAmByth TheCymruAmByth 26-30, M 7 hrs ago

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    "She walks in beauty, Like the night of cloudless climes and starry skies; And all that's best of dark and bright Meet in her aspect and her eyes." - Byron For me, there is no...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 9

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    So I kinda need advice .. I'm currently dating an older man it's been 3 weeks ..I'm 18 and he's twice my age ,Old enough to be my dad but I don't care honestly ,it's so different...
    ForeverVictimized ForeverVictimized 18-21, F Feb 1

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    I'm pretty crazy for this girl who's scared of commitment. We were never "official" but we would date. when things would get serious, she'd withdraw. a few days after valentine's...
    Joeyschnepel Joeyschnepel 22-25, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I love the 80's with the 90's thrown in!
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M Feb 3

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    is it wrong for me to love my baby more than my boyfriend's kids? Okay, so I met my boyfriend around a year ago. We dated for about two weeks before he told me he had two kids. It...
    julia1155 julia1155 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    ( I know I'm 14, but there wasn't one saying I have fallen head over heals for a guy in my year) I've known him for 2 years and liked him for 1 of them. It's nothing I've ever...
    ILoveMyKiwiPuppy ILoveMyKiwiPuppy 13-15, F 8 hrs ago

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    It makes me so damn angry when people mock someone who has a mental illness. The people who have a mental illness, are suffering enough, and going through enough hell, but to have...
    HisLittleLady HisLittleLady 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 7

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    For a long time I was in love with someone who wasn't in love with me but now I'm over it, I have learned that people who act like they don't care about you it's because they truly...
    Marlenyfl83 Marlenyfl83 26-30, F Jan 29

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    I really do love the doctor like my boyfriend is literally jealous of how I feel about the doctor. And it's not just the people who play him it's the idea of him, Of running away...
    abbigailbooo abbigailbooo 18-21, F Feb 6

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    Started watching Doctor Who when I was Muddle School. I've watched from 8-11 and am now watching classic Doctor Who. Favorite Dr.s include 4, 7, and 10.
    TiredTruth TiredTruth 13-15 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I created this group for the men who are sick & tired of women getting so much attention on EP even though they are really mad because they get ignored by women. Now you can find...
    Lelayla Lelayla 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I fell in love with a player, and the player fell in love with me. I can't escape this, and it's ruining my life.
    Amusical135 Amusical135 13-15, F Feb 2

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    I am away from the love of my life everyday just another day in the life in a long distance relationship is it easy no but when u know u found the one u want to spend the rest of...
    TlovesLouise TlovesLouise 22-25, M Feb 9

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    I have crushes on guys who have no interest in me what so ever. I even had pushed up my girls (breast) and weared tight shirts just for them to speak to me. That wasn't working so...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 16

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    Do you believe in 'love at first sight'? Cause that's how it was for me when I first saw her. I didn't know who she was back then until she sat down in front of me. That was a year...
    ACTN ACTN 13-15, F Feb 19

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    I fell in love with a guy who I've known since I was in 5th grade. We went to catholic school together then on to public high school. We are 2 years and 5 months apart in age so he...
    wolfrae wolfrae 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm not in the mood for anything. I basically feel like **** right now. But a few weeks ago when I thought about him I felt nothing and everything was fine. Now all of a sudden I...
    Lolinondoda Lolinondoda 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 28

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    Absolutely. I'm in a cyber affair right now and he's wickedly smart, funny, teases me in a playful manner, is cheeky, always beats me (almost always) at WWF and I find it the most...
    mynameis12345 mynameis12345 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 31

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    I like this guy. Live far away. Whenever we speak on the phone or skype, we make each other laugh. I think he's the only guy I can talk to without having a sexual convo. We did...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Feb 2

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    Ugh. Near the end for my grandma. I've lost people, husband and my dad, but something about her makes me feel like I've never experienced this. She's in the last stage of cancer...
    MDaddysGirlM MDaddysGirlM 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 4

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    There are times like these where I'm just waiting for the storm to pass and I don't feel like trying. I don't want to do anything but cry. This emptiness in my heart is getting...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F Feb 10

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    Be still when you have nothing to say; when genuine passion moves you, say what you've got to say, and say it hot.D.H. LawrenceIt's been a while since we last chatted. My...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 13

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    “Only Death,” Pablo Neruda There are cemeteries that are lonely, graves full of bones that do not make a sound, the heart moving through a tunnel, in it darkness, darkness...
    ChrisErizo1 ChrisErizo1 31-35, M 2 days ago

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    But he made up for it w this!I've never received any type of diamond as a gift, so he stepped it up for sure :)Right after this past Christmas, my Marine was ordered to move from...
    KaleJay KaleJay 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    I received the mama's family box set for my birthday my husband actually bought it from allen kayser aka bubba Higgins from the show. He signed the box set and included a picture...
    Slackergirl Slackergirl 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 4

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    no matter how much it upsets me to see people love beautiful faces so much, I can't blame them. I know it's human nature and kind of inevitable.
    goodatnothing goodatnothing 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 11

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    My husband has been growing out his hair since 2004... I LOVE his hair! It was one of the things made me crush on him the very first time I saw him. He claims he is going to cut it...
    MommysGotTats420 MommysGotTats420 22-25, F Feb 12

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    I am away and he is away. I will never forget this day. In that day but in different year and different situation, I saw my love, I felt him, and touch him. For the first time in...
    unknown159231 unknown159231 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 13

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    It's true!!!.......I don't know why but I don't usually find them very attractive at first but once I get to know them and once I realize that I like their personality there's like...
    lonewolf2323 lonewolf2323 18-21, M 4 Responses Feb 13

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    Today is a special day for many couples and I wanted to say some things to you my love. You need to know that no one has EVER touched me the way you have...to the very depths of...
    srfchopper srfchopper 56-60, M Feb 14

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    Happy Valentine's Day and happy two weeks to my lovely boyfriend tudor xxx love you babe xxxx
    leemc leemc 18-21, M 4 Responses Feb 14

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    I just wanna say that I love you Lee and that I wish you a happy Valentine's Day too. :3 You mean the world to me and I don't wanna be with anyone else than you my lovely man...
    tudor0304 tudor0304 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 14