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I Made a Mistake

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    Well, I've made LOTS of mistakes.

    But.. I JUST made a mistake. As in, less than an hour ago. I'm sorry. And I'm afraid that the only person who really cares is mad at me now. He says it's fine but I don't think so. I'm so mad at myself... I keep doing stupid **** and it's pushing away the people around me. But I...
    Yourguardianangel9613 Yourguardianangel9613 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 25, 2013

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    I have just turned 21 recently

    and I'm no where near where I visioned myself to be 10 years ago. Thanks to a critical mistake I made at the age of 20 I have literally hit rock bottom. I'm am so angry with myself.
    flamingwater flamingwater 18-21, M Sep 2

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    I've been working abroad the last few weeks

    and made disparaging remarks about my replacement to another colleague. I feel terrible as it was colossally unprofessional and my replacement is worthy of more respect.
    turkeybl0ke turkeybl0ke 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 2

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    So i just was told like 2 days ago by this guy

    i was dating that he doesn't think this will work out which is fine but my ex wanted to talk to me so we met up today at 1 and one thing led to another and we ended up having sex and i regret it but it at the same time i don't because it was literally the best sex i ever had. My...
    WendyDarlin WendyDarlin 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I Always Make Mistakes

    ...and I'm not ashamed to admit it, they have made me who I am today. They have helped me learn and grow in ways I wouldn't have if I hadn't made them.
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 5 Responses Feb 1, 2008

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    I cheated, I was stupid.

    I was mentally and physically abused my whole life and dated some men who treated me poorly and left me broken. I finally found a guy who is close to perfect and we have been dating for 3 months. I cheated on him, I hung out with the guy for 1-2 weeks and did..you know..twice...
    habibi12 habibi12 18-21, F 2 Responses May 16

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    I had a very dear friendship here with someone

    whom I held a lot of respect for... Even now I'm still having trouble with communication and a break down in understanding over the internet..In real life there is no such misunderstandings but here sometimes it seems inevitable at some point. Sometimes it's down to the...
    primnproper primnproper 46-50, F 9 Responses Jan 21

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    Yeah. I made a mistake.

    Once. It was back in '03. But it's even funnier than that. What happened was... I thought I was wrong about something... But I was right! lol Go figure.
    smokingrocks1 smokingrocks1 56-60, M 1 Response a week ago

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    This is alil of advise

    for you kids that just started high school . when I was a freshmen. I have never gotta in trouble ever besides for fitting but that wasn't a big deal I was taking anger management classes for that . anyways my 8th grade year I met so girl names Alexandra (Alex) we became...
    white217 white217 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 2

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    Many

    I have made many And I know I will continue to do so. I will make new ones and I will repeat old ones, and it is the latter which will cause me the biggest regret as I know that I when I made them in the first instance that was my lesson and I have disregarded that. I will...
    deleted deleted 26-30 13 Responses Aug 26, 2008

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    theres someone who now thinks i care

    for them on a level i know i dont...but i am afraid telling them will drag them into a scuicidal state....i like em alot and just wanted to be friends but a night of fun and pressuring pushed me to a decision i now regret...what do i do? :( i just want them to understand all i...
    YohKomori YohKomori 22-25, M 2 Responses Oct 28

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    90slove 90slove 18-21, F a week ago

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    My Mistake

    I was told I made a mistake for telling someone what my plans were at the time.  This person did what I had to do a long time ago.  They took my idea and reversed it.  The person that told me I have made a mistake is quite right, I cannot disagree.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 27, 2011

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    Everybody Better Listen to Me Now!

    i got feelings too. what did i do wrong....NOTHING! i am so sick of getting blamed for everyhting i do! it wasnt even my fault...no it wasnt! im not afraid of you...even if i love you...doesnt make any diference to me....im drinking beer...so how you like me now? hmmm you got a...
    mikeyraiders mikeyraiders 41-45 2 Responses Sep 11, 2009

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    I Cheated

    I made the worst mistake of my life. I cheated on the guy I really liked a lot, Chase, and he liked me a lot too I guess. But we weren't technically dating, so it doesn't actually count as cheating. But it still hurts. I didn't mean to, I was completely wasted and don't...
    klangford9 klangford9 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 13, 2010

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    unlovednbroken unlovednbroken 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 25

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    When Am I Not

    Constantly make mistakes. Big ones, little ones. All kinds of ones. Some I learn from, some I don't. Some I just keep on making. Well at least I am beginning to recognize some of them.
    xdlove xdlove 41-45, M 7 Responses Aug 29, 2008

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    My friend retweeted a tweet from this guy i

    knew from high school who always asked me out at the worst times(i was taken) and i kind of stalked his page but i realized how perfect we are for each other he likes everything i like and we are similar but he is dating this girl who i really dislike and i kind of wish i gave...
    WendyDarlin WendyDarlin 18-21, F Oct 15

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    Ummmmm A one too many actually

    so many that cant keep count and they seem all snowballed in to one ginormous MISTAKE !!/:/
    anasteel2 anasteel2 41-45, F a week ago

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    ***PART 1 You'd never expect one of the

    biggest mistakes of your life to happen overnight. And at a harmless local dance. And with a boy. But not a normal relationship mistake, oh no. This is a story like no other. You'll never find anyone else who's had the same experience. I was in grade 7, at a local dance for...
    Cassie1D13 Cassie1D13 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    It Will Never Be Fixed

    i made a huge mistake, one that i can never erase or forget.  i have broken a trust that formed naturally, easily, and without effort.  i cant explain, i cant do anything...i dont know what to do, what to say or how to explain to the person here that i love so very much...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 31, 2009

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    Well, I'm not sure if I did make a mistake

    actually. I got drunk, and blew up at a girl I love because well... She tells me she loves me, and yet there's someone else she also is practically with. So I definitely had reasoning behind what I said to her, but I took it too far. Now she talks to my friend all the time, and...
    GuuIsAwesome GuuIsAwesome 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 20

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    I've try'd weed and I'm not proud of it.

    It was a one time thing I hate disappointing my family :(
    Babypandabear21 Babypandabear21 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    My Own Fault

    I have made mistakes in my life. Not necessarily the ones of the 'spilling milk' capacity. But ones I will regret for the rest of my life. Ones that made me lose everything I care for. Ones that make me unable to sleep at night and rot in the pit of my soul. I have EP to thank...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 19, 2008

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    I offered to buy my fiance a ticket (online) to

    go see Weezer but he said he's going to get the money on his own, but he'll accept the offer if he can't get $200 in time. I have $200 but I kind of really need it for books but I'm not going to tell him I'm not buying the ticket when he says he doesn't have enough money. I'm...
    WildFlowerChild19 WildFlowerChild19 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    Reallifeperson Reallifeperson 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    dirtydarkness dirtydarkness 26-30, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    I may have gotten a girl pregnant I'm only 21

    and didn't have a baby in my plans right now but do want one. I am able to afford the child if this is real but still nervous because Im not in love with the child's mother. I find out Sunday-Wednesday.
    sophisticated26 sophisticated26 18-21 2 Responses Jul 31

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    A couple weeks ago, I made a horrible mistake

    to my friend. I apologized the next day and she accepted the apology. It's been awhile since her and I spoke after that so today she told me that she really accepts my apology, I just shake my head and walk away. I feel like I made another mistake by doing that, I don't know.
    LoveForSoccer15 LoveForSoccer15 13-15, M 2 Responses Nov 12

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    *PART 3* EEW EEW EEW.

    He was a fast move maker. Oh god. That question washed me away too. To the land of my past. Where all I wanted was a boyfriend. Where every day I dreamed for this question, and now he said it. You already know what my answer was. "Yeah, sure." The night went on, we slow danced...
    Cassie1D13 Cassie1D13 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    I had something great

    and then traded it for something I thought was going to be even better but it's left me with nothing but sadness.
    LittleLexxi21 LittleLexxi21 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 2

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    Most days it doesn't bother me,

    doesn't even cross my mind, but other days? Other days it hits me like a tonne of bricks. I made a mistake and I just don't know how to fix it. So god damn sick of living this life, just don't wanna be me anymore.
    RebeccaLouise9541 RebeccaLouise9541 16-17, F Aug 12

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    I have massively ****** up

    and literally can't forget it or move on. I know coming clean is always the best thing to do because you should always treat people how you want to be treated and I always want to know the truth no matter how badly it will hurt BUT knowing you're most likely going to...
    Shiningstar26 Shiningstar26 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 15

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    Angelcum Angelcum 18-21, F 86 Responses a week ago

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    I was married for 28 years to a wonderful man

    who I kicked out of my life last Oct at first I felt good now I regret it .You see now I am all alone I have no family parents are dead no brothers or sisters.No one to talk to,I live a lone moved away from my home town to try and start fresh to be close to the one friend I...
    Karon56 Karon56 56-60, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    Everyone has made a mistake.

    But no one makes mistakes the way I make mistakes. I'd kill for a time machine.
    ThisGirlLovesNerds12 ThisGirlLovesNerds12 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I didnt know what i was thinking .

    . but i've done it and can't take it back im so stupid sometimes ..
    PinkLipstick00 PinkLipstick00 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I made a mistake and I'm very sorry.

    I shouldn't have ignored it or run away from that mistake I made. I have not been a good friend to you and I apologize for being a jerk. You trusted me and I've broken that trust. I hope someday that you'll forgive and we could start all over again..
    myheartscore myheartscore 22-25 Mar 30

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    I should've never let you touch me like that.

    Now I want you touching me all the time. I should've never kissed you. Now I want to kiss you all the time. Should've never let you hold me. I wish your arms were around me right now. Should've never let you taste me... And I definitely shouldn't have tasted you back. I've...
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 24

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    Kids And Sex

    When I was a little child I knew some things about sex. At that time I thought men has to be always on top, and I thought women hated sex for many reasons… because they had to carry man’s heavy wait, they had to be kissed, they had to listen to dirty words. Women are weak...
    bardoom bardoom 36-40 Feb 27, 2011

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    Proclaimed bi. Told five gals.

    Then noticed polyamorous path. So much for bi.
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Jul 31

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    I simply regret everything i've done,

    and I wish I could take it back. I want my mum to forgive me. I want my old life back. I wish I didn't do it. But I did, and I don't know how to get my mum to forgive me.
    dandoosh dandoosh 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 11

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    My Mistakes Have Become My Greatest Assetts

    I am a 35 year old woman who has made many mistakes.  My mistakes were driven by fear, self-loathing, sel-pity, pride, envy, greed, gluttony, guilt and shame.  Up until recently, I was living in my own little world. Self-centered and Egotistical, I knew nothing of how...
    Reachinout Reachinout 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 15, 2010

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    My Ultimate Mistake

    My ultimate mistake, that will probably huant me for the rest of my life is leaving a wonderful, caring man for a man I felt pitty for. The wonderful man I left is named David. He and I met through his sister. I was his sister's roomate and living there with my daughter. His...
    awarren98 awarren98 31-35, F 13 Responses Aug 13, 2011

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    I've made many mistakes in life.

    .. 1. Fought my best friend 2. Smoke weed (I'm not to proud that I started smoking) 3. Snuck out The list can go on, but there's something that I'm not to proud of. So my ex-boyfriend and I broke up cuz he cheated on me. I guess I was hurt by it, I lied to him and said that I...
    Zimry96 Zimry96 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    Deceive

    Most say "never regret what once made you smile". But I can't help regret, I hate myself for accepting you, not just accepting but welcoming you in my life, into the deepest corners of my soul, when you're a worthless man. I rushed myself with you, because I knew could not...
    temnota temnota 22-25 4 Responses Apr 10, 2011

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    I need major advice and I need someone

    who is willing to help me without judging me because I know what I did is wrong... I just don't know what to do about it.
    needadvicee needadvicee 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 14

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    I make too many to count.

    All I can do is try to make up for them and not give up trying to do better.
    MAT5629 MAT5629 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 31

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    Lost Love

    It was 5th grade when my dad discovered I was dating. It was a rule in my house that I couldn’t date. I didn’t care though I liked this guy named Zach. Although, at the time I thought I loved him. I was only eleven though? I remember telling my dad that and him saying I was...
    cookierawr9 cookierawr9 13-15 2 Responses Dec 19, 2010

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    It's a stupid mistake.

    Men will think that I'm stupidest man on earth. My mistake was when I went to the doctor and asked him if can fix my penis. My penis is bending to the left a little bit when it's get hard. The doctor said that he can do a surgery but that's a common problem and it doesn't affect...
    Arobi Arobi 31-35, M 3 Responses Jul 26

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