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I Love Somebody Who's Terminally Ill

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 36 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 46-50, F Dec 4, 2013

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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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    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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    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

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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 2 Responses Jan 23, 2013

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    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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    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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    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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    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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    SmartKat SmartKat 46-50, F 2 Responses Jul 1

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    I feel like a horrible person because of it. I really wasn't planning on talking about this on EP, but the emotions I'm feeling and the fact that I really have no one to talk to...
    jahein137 jahein137 18-21, F Jun 25

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    I fell in love with a beautiful girl and what made it worse was that we became such close friends with each other in such a short space of time, because normally with me it takes...
    dstarbuck dstarbuck 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    One trend in particular that has been really getting to me, is the people who wear the "I Beat Anorexia" shirts as a joke. It ****** me off especially as someone who has dealt with...
    EowynElf EowynElf 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    No one loves someone like be ill live like this then
    Darlinghton Darlinghton 18-21, M Jul 8

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    Check out this website:  http://www.simplecapacity.com/choosing-live-illusion/
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F Jun 23

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    Honestly I am the type of guy who would look at a girl and judge her within the first second, normally i go on looks like most guys i know but looks aren't everything. Girls take...
    DatRandomGinger DatRandomGinger 16-17, M Jul 12

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    You will come across many men in your life and you will be tempted to fall in love. Don’t be lured into giving your heart to a man just because he is handsome, popular and good...
    joyevaa joyevaa 31-35, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I love a girl that goes topless. Around the house, at the pool who cares. Be proud of what you got;) big-small who cares it's amazing to see and you should be proud
    scottjd27 scottjd27 22-25, M 4 Responses Jun 23

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    Well I used to. I'd been loving him for 6 years. I experienced crying myself to sleep.. I cried in front of the whole student body because I saw him and my friend together. Like...
    Ranessa Ranessa 16-17, F Jun 26

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    Well I used to. I'd been loving him for 6 years. I experienced crying myself to sleep.. I cried in front of the whole student body because I saw him and my friend together. Like...
    Ranessa Ranessa 16-17, F Jun 26

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    Really don't care is absolutely great. It's one of her best vids, and it's important, very important to me, to the LGBT community. The straights, or easily who doesn't care much...
    Ary33713 Ary33713 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 26

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    Sometimes it's not the butterflies that tell you you're in love, but the pain.
    lifeinthemoment lifeinthemoment 26-30, F Jun 24

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    Doctor Who is my favourite show ever, got to catch up with the original series but I always have something to do and I just feel like I'm neglecting it, it's weird but I get...
    HannibalQ HannibalQ 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    I recently spent a day completely dressed en femme and did lots of 'girly' things like shopping, getting a makeover, etc and then, after spending > $200 on cute ladies fashions, I...
    DonnaSue10 DonnaSue10 66-70, M 6 Responses Jun 26

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    For months at this college i went to, there was this girl. And she was brilliant. A genius, a writer, and the first person I ever opened up to. period. we got along really really...
    badgerman42 badgerman42 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 29

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    Well so I thought...me and my ex girlfriend broke up last January and after a drunken night this week she randomly confessed that she broke up with me because she was in love with...
    alice94 alice94 18-21, F Jun 29

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    However I wish to date a women who can accept my defect. Hanging out together as women will be very interesting
    SisiNanda SisiNanda 31-35, T 7 Responses Jul 6

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    Missteps Every sideways glance, Every corner-of-the-eye view I steal of you Digs me deeper, Makes more real The brutal, unbeautiful Truth that is my Every Day: I love you more...
    embr1233 embr1233 31-35, F Jul 8

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    I never meant to start having feelings for you. I already had strong feelings for someone else. I guess they weren't strong enough, huh? You could have told me you were in love...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 1 Response Jul 10

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    Oh yeah,big time.Looks do play a part,but when you add an extraordinary personality to a face,he/she becomes more than what the eye can see.As for the girls who are looking for...
    McKnight94 McKnight94 18-21, M Jul 12

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    I fell in love with a man who is twice my age and is married and has 5 kids total. 1 is from a previous marriage, 4 is from the current marriage. I know he sounds like a bad guy...
    saigonrita saigonrita 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have liked this guy for over a year now and I have heard from a couple of sources that he's said that he's not interested. At the time when I heard that news I was a mess, but I...
    liaelizabeth liaelizabeth 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    does anyone else feel free, sexy, and delightful when they put on women's clothes
    susanwarfie susanwarfie 41-45, M 8 Responses 4 days ago

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    Really feel like absconding with a loving man right now and starting up a new life!!!! I really need a man who would reciprocate my love... Like seriously 💝💝💝💝
    joyevaa joyevaa 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    There is always that one white girl that will go topless during a concert.. Girl im talking about, if you are reading this, you and those ta-ta's are the real MVP!
    TheVisualist TheVisualist 18-21, M 4 Responses Jun 24

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    Honestly, I would fall for someone for their personality before even considering their looks. Personally, I have liked people because of who they arenas what they stand for, rather...
    mandarin125 mandarin125 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    It's a bit weird cause usually I go for older guys but he's mature and freaking perfect... Hehe hope he likes me too 💕😘😍
    DepressingKayla DepressingKayla 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 5

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    You Are Amy Lee! ~ Gothy, expressive, woman-in-pain Who looks damn good in a corset "When you cried I'd wipe away all of your tears When you'd scream I'd fight away all of your...
    sleepyprincess01 sleepyprincess01 31-35, F Jul 5

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    My favorite doctor is Matt smith. Not because he's hot (it does help) but I just find his series more entertaining. I am not look forward to capaldi. One reason I liked Matt was...
    nomie01 nomie01 13-15, F 5 Responses Jul 7

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    Is it their bronzed skin, athletic builds without pumping iron in the gym or their lack of fear when they're facing monstrous waves that can actually kill them? I do appreciate the...
    jasminebear jasminebear 36-40, F Jul 10

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    I'm one of those girls who goes for the personality first but u have to admit, when u see a really hot guy you aren't the slightest bit attracted? Id rather date someone with a...
    welluhm5678 welluhm5678 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm off of work. Just bought a new psychedelic looking bowl yesterday. 🌀 It's raining. ☔️ I'm about to get blowed...
    LovelyLadyJ LovelyLadyJ 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I have known a man for years and we were always attracted to each other but never acted on it. 22 months ago he went to prison. I reached out to him and we begin writing and...
    Myworld1208 Myworld1208 36-40 2 days ago

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