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I 'm Afraid Of The Future

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    It Scares Me..

    when i think about my future. I don't think i will amount to anything. I believe i will grow old, alone. As of right now, i have no plans, i live day by day because i am so afraid of failure. I've also been known to have panic attacks when i think about how i will be later on in...
    freshfrika freshfrika 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 11, 2010

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    I'm terrified of the future,

    yet looking forward to it, and its coming up fast. I'm SO ready to go to college, but I want to come out about my true self when I get to college and my family wouldn't like it and I need their support and help through college. I'm independent. Also, I have no idea what I want...
    spazzyc spazzyc 18-21, F Jan 5

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    I seriously take this topic to heart. I see how both of my parents struggle emotionally and financially. My mom suffers from bipolar and the way she treats my siblings and I is...
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    I've never had a good experience when it comes to dating guys. I know I'm only 20, but honestly, if guys really are like the ones I have dated, then I really should just stay alone...
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    snazzygal3000 snazzygal3000 13-15, F Aug 25

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    Yes. I agree with this statement. We have the ability to plan and change the future but not the past.
    roselani2005 roselani2005 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 4

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    Dear 18 year-old Jasmin, I hope that you've gotten your poo together 'cause if you still haven't, try harder. As of this time, your still awake pass your bedtime but it's okay...
    imjustateenager imjustateenager 13-15, F Sep 5

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