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I Love Someone I Haven't Seen For Years

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    It's Been Almost 6 Years And....

    I haven't seen her in close to 6 years. The last time I spoke to her was 3 years ago and it was just a passing hi and bye on fb. We use to hang out in college, and especially towards our 4th year. She graduated on time and I didn't, I spent an extra year for a dual degree and...
    plat1118 plat1118 26-30 May 23, 2011

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    I don't know if I'm in love, but I haven't seen him in 2 years...

    2 years ago, I went overseas with a choir where I met a boy. He was funny, talented, incredibly smart, charismatic and even a bit attractive. I was just about to begin freshman year while he was about to start sophomore. I became friends with him and I started to develop feelings...
    hotwhiskeyeyes hotwhiskeyeyes 18-21 2 Responses May 10, 2013

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    It's Been 9 Years Apart

    I met him at 22, on a superficial website used to grade people on their looks and to meet people. It took one message for me to be smitten by him. We exchanged numbers and talked hours on the phone that night. We met the night later and I labeled him as a player in my mind. He...
    ccluna ccluna 31-35, F Jul 6, 2013

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    The Love That Never Went Away

    He was my first love in high school. Not school boy crush or puppy love but someone I actually loved. I have never felt that way for anyone in my life that I can recall. I've been in a few long term relationships but the kind of love that I have for him I can't say that I've...
    everett552 everett552 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 6, 2011

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    I Haven't Seen Her In 4-5 Years

    I am in love with a girl I haven't seen for 4-5 years now. Although we were only 14 I recognize her as being my first and only love. I wish I could find her and tell her how I feel, but sadly I doubt she feels the same way after all this time. We were seperated due to...
    Philonerd Philonerd 18-21, M 11 Responses Nov 1, 2009

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    Still On My Mind...

    Been almost a year and a half and she's still on my mind every day, is that bad? Ive dated plenty of women since her, but she is still in the back of my mind :(
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Mar 2, 2012

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    A Military Daughter That Touched Me...

    When I was around the age of 11, a military family moved in across the street from me in a rental house. They had a daughter, Grace, that was 3 at the time. I developed quite the friendship with her... They had a black lab, Dieter, that was truly one of the best dogs I've been...
    gmckdude711 gmckdude711 22-25, M Dec 17, 2011

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    I'm Sorry

    I BROKE HIS HEART. IT IS THE ONLY THING IN MY LIFE I REGRET. I LOVED HIM. I STILL LOVE HIM. I MISS HIM SO MUCH AND WANT HIM BACK. NOT A DAY GOES BY THAT I DON'T WONDER WHAT WE COULD'VE HAD. I COULDN'T EVEN BRING MYSELF TO THROW AWAY HIS PHOTOGRAPHS. IT HAS BEEN JUST OVER THREE...
    HERMOSASTONER420 HERMOSASTONER420 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 19, 2010

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    It's Been Over 16 Yrs Since I Last Spoke To Him :(

    When I was 15 I fell in love with Him! He was 19... We went out together for a year and a half and broke up because I kissed someone else.  This is gonna sound like BS but I didn't even want to kiss the other guy ... he hounded me at a disco... wouldn't let up and I really did...
    grabawn grabawn 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 19, 2011

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    Second Chance At First Love

    Since I was about 10, my family has hosted children from age 6 to 19 from Ireland every July ( I live in America). When I was 15(2005), we hosted a 14 year old boy from Ireland. He came in the middle of the program, sent to us from another host family he was not working out with...
    Drivenxx Drivenxx 18-21 2 Responses Dec 21, 2011

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    Love/jealousy

    I like this boy @ my school I think he likes me but not sure known each other for about a year we're good friends he smiles,stares,touches me,jokes about dating me ect... ya know basic sighns that he likes me but he says he has a gf but I've never seen her.is he trying to make me...
    midnight129 midnight129 16-17 1 Response Dec 21, 2012

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    I Will Love Him Forever.....

    He is my first love and the last time I saw him was 4 years ago when we went out for coffee.....before that the last time I saw him was 1990.   I will love him forever and he will always and forever hold a special place in my heart.  
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Sep 28, 2007

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    Playground Love

    I met this dude in fourth grade and he was one of my best friends. I kinda started to like him as more than friends, but the next year he wasn't in my class so I figured I should move on. A mutual friend kept telling me that he talked about me a lot and that he really liked me...
    Jan 15, 2013

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    Mo Mo :(

    well about 5 years ago i got a new neighbor and he just happened to be my age well we got really close and i had a crush on him for like ever! well we messed around alot you know doing kinda bad stuff...well three years ago he moved away :( for the first year we talked everyday...
    MissB33 MissB33 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 9, 2010

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    Regrets

    I dated a man named Dave Byrne when I was in my 20's. I fell for him at a Halloween Party. I mean I FELL. It turned out he was working where my father was HIS supervisor. Heck I was young and my father forbid me to see him because of him knowing the person that he was, sort of...
    Julialock28 Julialock28 46-50 Feb 18, 2012

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    I haven't spoken to this boy in 4 years now.

    I used to really like him but because he was 2 years older than me I thought he would never like me but looking back on memories I think there is a possibility he did. Recently I have really wanted to see him again. I remember us being good friends but what if I'm just wishful...
    InWonderland07 InWonderland07 16-17, F Feb 11

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    It Was 22 Years Ago

    I was in Hawaii on the worst trip in my life with my family.  My parents had decided to get a divorce a few days before we left on our trip and our dad did not join us.  It had to be the most depressing time on a vacation.  I met this amazing women a year or two younger than I...
    Midnightghost Midnightghost 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 6, 2011

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    Unexpected

    I went to an English course in England. I met him at the cafeteria, we were taking classes in the same place but our schedules were different and we only met that day because I arrived earlier to dinner. After that day, we continued seeing each other, and as the time went by, I...
    sigr93 sigr93 18-21, F Sep 29, 2013

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    I met the men of my dreams

    when I was 12. He was 17. He was my first at everything. This was 1988. March of this year we reconnected. He wants to get married and start a life together and I would love to but I am scared what if it don't work and I get hurt again
    Tmartin9527 Tmartin9527 36-40, F May 1

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    What I Would Do For One Hello.

    It was four years ago when I saw her, medium height with dark red hair, hair you don't forget. She dressed very austere, and one would guess she was well read. Her boyfriend at the time wasn't too different from me. Long hair and tall. But he was a musician and made her laugh...
    Tastefulbarbarian Tastefulbarbarian 18-21, M Aug 1, 2013

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    The Road to Home

      It's been 31 years and I still often think of the man I should have spent my life with.  I loved him as a young girl but was forced to let go 31 years ago because of an age difference far greater then could be explained.  I went my way (crushed) and he went...
    starburst41 starburst41 51-55 3 Responses Sep 1, 2009

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    Should I Do It?

    I believe for most of the persons, first love is something that effects their lifes till it ends. I had my first crush at 6th grade, it was something very special. I didn't have any friends at the school except for her. We were use to talk during lunch brake, skipping our lunch...
    tekden522 tekden522 16-17, M Sep 7, 2013

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    Never Let You Go....

    Well, when i was 14 I fell in love with my best friend. We had a relationship, but never officially had the title of boyfriend/girlfriend. Because our parents were in the military, we were eventually torn apart from eachother. We vowed to eachother that we would one day see each...
    kleonard001 kleonard001 26-30 1 Response Oct 23, 2011

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    The One That Got Away

    i dated this guy when i was fifteen. he was nineteen. he used to sneak me out my bedroom window. we had so much fun together back in the day. when my dad found out how old he was, he told me to stop seeing him or he would have him thrown in jail. i couldn't be selfish. so i let...
    pinklily69 pinklily69 31-35, F Jul 30, 2011

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    Wot It Feels Like to Me X

    she walks in life as she does in her head, a messed up tangle as heavy as led. The spring time starts then it stops, winter takes hold and then shes lost. The mist so black it hurts her mind, the fog so thick as though shes blind. No understanding of who she is, or why she does...
    fatgirl25 fatgirl25 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 30, 2009

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    My Heart Is His

    I have loved a man for over 6 years. We were never really together the timing was never right. I fell in love with him the first time we met. He has kept in contact with me over the years once in a while and then nothing for years. Then i found him online by chance. I have never...
    someone357 someone357 22-25 1 Response Feb 22, 2013

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    With Arms Wide Open

    i had my fifth date today with the one that got away. we talked about alot of things. i now know where he stands with me. i'm not just another piece of *** to him. he wants to take things nice and slow with me. we ended up in the bedroom, as usuall. but this time we didn't have...
    pinklily69 pinklily69 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 31, 2011

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    It's Been 4 Years

    It is going on four years since I last saw him.  And what I then saw as fleeting feelings from a petty teenage girl I can now see was quite obviously my first love.  I still think about him almost every day, and wherever he is, I hope he knows that I pray for...
    wheezer wheezer 18-21 5 Responses Aug 21, 2009

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    I Fell For It Again.

    When I was 10, I got a boyfriend. It wasnt just a crush, he was my first love. Puppy love. It was all perfect - as perfect as 10 year olds can get it. But even at 10 we caused drama. He began to like my best friend, and ended up dumping me for her. This hurt me, and he didn't...
    LittleThingsxo LittleThingsxo 13-15, F Sep 16, 2013

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    I Love Her More Than Life Itself...

    There was a girl in high school who I loved the first time I saw her... everyday I saw her was a blessing. She would smile at me with her eyes and my heart would melt. For three years I hoped I would have a class with her and finally senior year I did. I sat next to her in...
    enderrules enderrules 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 30, 2010

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    Cant Stop The Future, Cant Rewind That Past, But I Cant Help But Love You

    i was dating this guy i really liked alot. we were dating for almost 7 months. he was a foster kid so i was worried that he might move away. he promised me that he would be here until graduation. i went to school a couple days before valentines day and he wasnt there, so i...
    Keeper15 Keeper15 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 4, 2010

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    I Love Her, But Was Never In Love

    There is someone who's been a special friend to me since high school. I crushed on her hard, but for whatever reasons, she never felt the same. Yet it always seemed like I had a chance. After 2 years I gave up & found someone else who I dated for some time. It was shallow corny...
    nottheaveragejoe nottheaveragejoe 22-25 Jan 10, 2013

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    Best Friend From When I Was a Kid

    I have a best friend that I haven't seen in many many years.  He was like a brother from another mother.  We still talk every once in a while, catch up on how are families are doing.  When we do meet up our families will get together and we will go camping or...
    ablmu65 ablmu65 41-45, M 4 Responses Jul 30, 2009

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    Havnt Seen My Ex Bf In 5yrs And Still Love Him

    i went out with a guy for 1yr 5yrs ago the last i heard of him he was going to work away ,we lost touch and never heard again,he is in my mind every day and would love to find him,he doesnt appear to be on fb
    angeldxn30 angeldxn30 31-35 Jul 21, 2011

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    The One That Got Away

    i dated this guy when i was fifteen. he was nineteen. he used to sneak me out my bedroom window. we had so much fun together back in the day. when my dad found out how old he was, he told me to stop seeing him or he would have him thrown in jail. i couldn't be selfish. so i let...
    pinklily69 pinklily69 31-35, F Jul 30, 2011

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    It's Been 1 Year, 2 Months, And 1 Day

    I met him on the first day of 4th grade. He was a new student and showed up in a denim jacket and a Mohawk. My parents and his parents were friends, both got divorced, and my dad and his mom became extremely good friends. They never dated, but his mom was like a mother to me. We...
    taytay887 taytay887 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 25, 2013

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    With Arms Wide Open

    i had my fifth date today with the one that got away. we talked about alot of things. i now know where he stands with me. i'm not just another piece of *** to him. he wants to take things nice and slow with me. we ended up in the bedroom, as usuall. but this time we didn't have...
    pinklily69 pinklily69 31-35, F Jul 31, 2011

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    Loving the Untouchable

    I think sometimes its easier to for me to be in love with somebody i never see.  I'm caring this torch for my high school sweetheart.  I mean really the last time i saw him i was 18.. im married i have a life now.  but it doesnt matter.  I cant stop...
    Shierke Shierke 26-30, F Oct 15, 2007

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    Almost 3 Years Now

    I had known he was alive since I was 6, but just really got to know him 10 years later. That summer at my grandparents', I still feel like it was the best time in my life, even though it was so painfull. I couldn't call it a heartbreak, because there was obvious attraction, but I...
    germanianscooterboard germanianscooterboard 18-21, F Jun 29, 2010

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    Theres this one guy who truly gets me.

    I've known him since i was little and I've been in love with him for years. we used to see each other at parties, but a couple of years ago we stopped ever seeing one another. i never forgot him and last year i found him on facebook, we talked for a while but then the...
    moonflowerx moonflowerx 18-21, F Dec 30, 2013

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    I used to be in love with someone I've never

    even met. I know he's real because I've seen him walking, but I've never hung out with him in person. After a while, he kept blowing me off, and the feelings faded
    Adam9988 Adam9988 22-25, M Feb 11

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    One Two Three Four

    Well it hasnt been years. It's been a year + 2months nearly. But I suppose if I was to see this person again, it would really mess me up. When people I love walk out I think about them but I know the only thing I can do is move on, but then they walk back in years later when you...
    Keelie Keelie 66-70, F 3 Responses Jul 31, 2009

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    Is It Possible?

    I met this girl when I was 6 years old. She became my best friend until I was about 8, because I had to move away to another city. When I was 14, I found her on facebook, and she remembered me like I left yesterday. Ever since I found her again, I started to like her like her...
    polifilla96 polifilla96 16-17, M 2 Responses Apr 1, 2012

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    Please Don't Mock Me.

    I met this boy for the first time in 3rd grade. I liked him ever since, and many of my "friends" made sure he knew it. But he never said ANYTHING! Not once. I had other crushes after feeling ignored, but I couldn't quite get to the next step, because as soon as I felt too close...
    lapetiteprincesse lapetiteprincesse 16-17 2 Responses Jan 13, 2011

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    I think love someone doesn't always mean keeping them; sometimes it also means you have to let them go. Giving up doesn't always mean you are weak; sometimes it means that you are...
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    Yeahhh, I look like that innocent guy, romantic, loving and caring, funny. Then ....well, that's the demons gate.
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    There is he happy bubbly side I show and the person who is slowly dying inside
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