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I 'm Stuck In a Rut

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    I Need To Do Something With My Life.

    I'm a 29 year old nanny. I feel so confused right now and I feel like everyone is passing me by. The family I nanny for treat me like gold so it's not them it's me. I just don't want to do it anymore. Every year that goes by feels wasted on a job that's not really giving me...
    lanakingsley lanakingsley 26-30 1 Response Mar 20, 2011

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    Oh I Wish I Knew What to Do to Help Myself

    Omg where do I start... My hubby and my 3 old son and myself recently moved into my father in laws home. I know it is a good move. We were able to find a renter really quickly and all is going so smooth. Right now I just don't know what to do. I know moving drains anyone, but...
    doccooners doccooners 26-30 Jun 29, 2009

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    Unmotivated Under Achiever

    i am a seasonal worker and have been for the last 3 years and i get more depressed with every ended season. i thought at one time i had a decent chance at a career after years and years of rearing my own children and everyone elses in my life who were hard at work with their own...
    housebum housebum 46-50, F 2 Responses Oct 14, 2009

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    Work...

    god i know how you feel... i'm a long distance relationship.. i put in 50 hours a week... i go to school full time... i just feel like so much of my life isn't being lived right now... and when i have the time i feel like i'm just waiting on the side of the road for the next car...
    RocknRose RocknRose 26-30, F 6 Responses Sep 24, 2007

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    Serouisly Stuck

    I am always waiting for things to get better.  Like my married life, waiting for that good job,  waiting fro my adult chidlrne to see the light.  I feel so unhappy.  So i do not make any decision.  Because most of my decision is based on married life...
    stuck2009 stuck2009 36-40 1 Response Aug 17, 2009

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    Monotonous Mountain of Mundane Madness

    We have been together for two years.  We have two kids each.  Both have the financial means to move into a larger place.   However, he would be sacrificing the inheritance of the house he rents from his family if he leaves now.   So here we sit another...
    WhatMattersCannotBeSeen WhatMattersCannotBeSeen 31-35, F Aug 3, 2009

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    Last year I decided to

    so seim thing weird and awful. I finally went to the police and reported my parents for all the crimes they committed against me when I was a kid. I'm 35 now, so this all started 30 years ago. Just briefly, my sociopathic mother married a narcissist *********, and together...
    millicentmay millicentmay 36-40, F May 2, 2014

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    I Wish He'D Come Save Me

    I met this guy when I was following up on an application, It's really hard for me to tell this story. I only got the job because he asked the manager to hire me. He told one of the managers that he was going to be with me. A few weeks after working there we started to spend time...
    LoveYouInfinityNbeyond LoveYouInfinityNbeyond 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 31, 2013

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    I Feel Like I'm Stuck In A Rut......help

    Hey everyone.My name is Kyle.Recently i have started feeling like i'm getting nowhere.Here's my reason's why.......I know what i want to do but i can't get into it because it took me a while to figure out (psychology and all the courses are closed)Also i don't have a job because...
    kbo1992 kbo1992 18-21 2 Responses Sep 1, 2011

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    Stuck In A Rut

    Stuck in a rut,Help,Please,Get me out,Need out of 'ere!
    mrraincoat mrraincoat 46-50 1 Response Oct 11, 2012

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    Stuck In A Rut

    Stuck in a rut,Sure am,This dead-end job,Getting me down,Trouble is,I'm too scared to change,Take a chance,I'm not that type!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 30, 2011

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    Ged

    I want to finish high school. At the rate I'm going, I'm going to graduate with Honours and am eligible for several scholarships. But my Foster father doesn't want me to graduate next year. I'm a junior now, by the way, and am two credits shy of graduating. My Foster dad doesn't...
    xXxAnonymousxWriterxXx xXxAnonymousxWriterxXx 18-21, M 4 Responses May 4, 2011

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    Ahhhhhh .... Life Seems to Be Going No Where ... Fast

    Hello,   I started this experience for people who sometimes feel like me. So if you feel stuck feel free to talk about it. SOme days I just feel like lifes passing me by. If you feel stuck in your marriage, job, or just your same old same old routine I want to know.  ...
    missing missing 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 24, 2007

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    Carnelle Rutledge is a talented, well-versed professional in Fort Wayne who has specialization in sales and marketing fields. He is working with Grote Automotive. In this company...
    healey57 healey57 22-25, M Apr 29

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    Carnelle D Rutledge is an experienced sales professional with a remarkable professional journey. Currently, he is based in Fort Wayne, Indiana and works as a sales man for Grote...
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    Premise: sorta recently I decided I was an ftm transvestite.. Yeah that's all you need to know So I'm still committed to suits instead of dresses, but here's my deal-- I...
    oeN4 oeN4 18-21, F May 14

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    I wonder if anyone else has this problem where a song gets so stuck in your head that you wake up in the middle of the night with it running in your head. I will sometimes wake up...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 1

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    Grow Up by Paramore. Stuck on replay...
    BrandedScarlet BrandedScarlet 36-40, F May 1

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    "She's a beast I call her karma she'll eat your heart out like Jeffrey dommer" ALL WEEK THIS ONE PART HAS BEEN STUCK IN MY HEAD
    EllieLoveless EllieLoveless 13-15, F May 1

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    I got house of gold stuck in my head 😊 can't stop replaying it to
    RoyallyJustMe RoyallyJustMe 13-15, F 2 Responses May 10

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    and the past I get stuck on is very hurtful.
    crazy4love crazy4love 22-25, F 2 Responses May 11

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    All That You Are by the Goo Goo Dolls has been stuck in my head for several hours. I love this song and even though it has been in my head for so many hours, I am not tired of it...
    Mariegirl1984 Mariegirl1984 31-35, F May 12

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    (warning this is a very long story and i was just wanting to vent) my thoughts are going 100mph while I lay here in Ned awake since 2am it is now 7 am. I'm thinking about how much...
    crazy4love crazy4love 22-25, F 1 Response May 12

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    I'm not good with talking with people I meet. I may say a few words but as far as a long drawn out conversation, no. Then here goes the stand offish thingy or stuckup. Everyone isn...
    SentimentalMood SentimentalMood 36-40, F May 15

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    I actually lost my wellies in the mud. I was out for a walk recently in the countryside. It was quite muddy so I'd worn wellies. They were slightly too big for me and this turned...
    lauren19 lauren19 18-21, F May 16

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    I was listening to warcraft parodies of songs all night and morning out of pure boredom and now I have the "Hello Kitty" by Avril Lavigne parody stuck in my head. It just won't go...
    roseblossom90 roseblossom90 22-25, F May 16

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    Yes today I got stuck in an elevator. I've never been trapped in an elevator before. I always wondered what it'd be like, if I'd panic. I guess I can cross "being trapped in an...
    paliglass paliglass 31-35, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Ellie Goulding's Love Me Like You Do. No, I dont like this song. But everyone else is playing it every ******* where that it got stuck in my head and I hate it.
    cakenibal cakenibal 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    The song that's stuck in my head is called You are my sunshine by Elizabeth Mitchell If I had a baby I would rock him or her to that song every night.
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I currently have My Sweet Lord by George Harrison stuck in my head and it is quite welcome to stay there :)
    b2utyshawol01 b2utyshawol01 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Right now the song stuck in my head is Damn Good Friends by Tyler Farr. I love this song so much 😍😍😍
    loveyouforever9786 loveyouforever9786 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I always have a song stuck in my head and sometimes it annoys the crap out of me. I will be taking a test and some song won't stop replaying itself.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Dry Bone Valley by Mastodon is stuck in my head right now and I don't think it's coming out for a while
    thatyoungmetalhead thatyoungmetalhead 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    Daily. Or nightly. When logged off. Or not.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 28

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    Your Daddy's Boots By Dustin Lynch
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F Apr 28

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    Every night I look in the mirror and I want to smash it till I can't see my reflection. I wonder why I've been cursed with this disgusting face that I have to show people every day...
    Yungypsy Yungypsy 18-21, F Apr 28

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    This is from a song that has been one of my favorite songs since I was in high school and sang it in my school's select choir. These words fill my head when I get emotionally weary...
    neverendingfairytale2 neverendingfairytale2 36-40, F Apr 29

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    this new song by sia, it wont leave my head, and am listening to it in circles, its FIRE AND GASOLINE by sia...."am burning alive"
    mrsOrochester mrsOrochester 31-35, F Apr 29

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    Burning Flag - Marilyn Manson Perfect for now because I'm ******* pissed.
    TGBman TGBman 22-25, M Apr 29

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    Rubbish by Mitch Benn I love this song because I find it to be so true.
    sroonaka616 sroonaka616 18-21 Apr 30

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    Till It's Gone by Yelawolf
    RomaxKH RomaxKH 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 30