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I Made a Promise to Myself I Will Not Quit

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    Never Wil I Breake Them

    I promised myself to dream I promised myself to help I promised myself to find love I promised my self to feel what others feel I promised my self that i will never give up i promised my self i would have faith I promised my self i would have hope I promised myself to...
    harboraqua harboraqua 13-15, F Aug 21, 2010

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    When The Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going

     Quitting is not an option for me,  I will keep on trying till I get the results in whatever I want even if it means falling hard sometimes.  After the fall I will stand up.  It doesn’t matter how many times you fall all that matters is if you stand up after the fall. I...
    imamhere imamhere 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 11, 2011

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    I Promise To Study Very Hard From Now

    no video, no songs, just a promise to myself
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Nov 1, 2009

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    No Matter What Happens.i Promise Myself.

    I have promised myself..i will never commit suicide.. That i will be stable.. That i will live my life to the end as beautifully as possible.. I will do whatever in my power to improve the existing situation.. I will not worry about future.. I will live oneday everytime..sweetly...
    tenderheart35 tenderheart35 31-35, F Aug 20, 2010

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    I Wish I Never Did....

    I wish I never made that promise to lynn, and leah, and chantall, and brian, and my friends here, becausee all I want to do is ******* give up, but i made a promise, and making a promise means something to me. I wish I didn't make it, but i did, so i try harder than...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 1, 2009

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    I Want To Be Selfish For Once

    Its funny how something tiny can make a big difference. I recently unwrapped one of my favorite candy treat's and the wrapper said: "Keep the promises you make to yourself" I guess what struck me the most after reading that was that I couldn't think of the last time I made a...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 4, 2011

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    Beidh i Mairfidh

    The above picture is the words I have around my ankle. I got this tattoo (which is horribly difficult to photograph, so I put up the exact wording I used) for a lot of reasons. It is written in Gaelic, and says 'Beidh i Mairfidh' (the spelling and capital letters are VERY...
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp 22-25, M Nov 14, 2012

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    I Meant This Promise, I Am Keeping It

    i have kept this promise from mom for awhile, i just told her over the phone just now. that after this, i'll promise to dedicate my time to them. no more caring about love or stupid such... i know that i can after experiencing such a dramatic year, such a dramatic life. i have...
    LovelessAdvocate LovelessAdvocate 22-25, F Jul 21, 2010

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    Despite Wanting To A Lot

    I reached that mark where I have invested so much in this life that to quit now and just ice myself would be such a waste. I hate waste.
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Mar 24, 2011

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    Long Time Ago I Said to Some That " Time Will Tell Who Is Honest"

    To fulfill my commitment i tried  my best to do anything to keep  my promise and my words, but i guess the other side thinks that was my weakness or i blackmailed. C'mon give me a break...it was not....i took a step even i know you lie, i still hug you even i know u...
    bravo1125 bravo1125 31-35, M Jun 3, 2009

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    A Promise I Made to My Sister Joan

    A PROMISE I MADE TO MY SISTER JOAN 15 YEARS AGO IS ABOUT TO BE FULFILLED.   I have finally completed it   .     OUR STARS FOR LIFE My sister Joan was diagnosed with cevical cancer in 1989 she was a very private person...
    MIRSTAR MIRSTAR 51-55, F Sep 4, 2009

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    Stubbornness (please Pardon The Profanity)

    I have my days when I want to quit...but no.  To commit suicide now would mean the bastards who hurt me all those years win.  **** that!  If I was gonna take that route, I should have done it in my hometown where it could have damaged my dad's rep.I've come too far to quit now...
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 10, 2011

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    Pride

    Breaking a promiss would go against my pride, how can i ever go against my pride?
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M 4 Responses Jan 8, 2010

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    connoranon connoranon 16-17, M Jan 13

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    When I was thirteen (I'm eighteen now) I told my parents that I had feelings for other girls. They quickly disapproved and told me that they couldn't accept that. They made me go...
    namedashley namedashley 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    So I haven't been going to church in awhile. I keep telling myself that I will go but never do. I think I have doubts about God existing. I've been wondering if I really believe in...
    DiamondInTheSkye DiamondInTheSkye 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    It's always there, creeping around the corner... threatening me, trying to take hold. it closes in slowly, on my home sweet home. it creeps, it crawls, infecting my mind with...
    HakuZail HakuZail 18-21, M Jan 1

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    I promise! I will be completely and utterly honest!
    AbandonedWolf AbandonedWolf 13-15, F 9 Responses Jan 14

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    Ask yourself first, why do you think or feel that you are ugly? really dig deep. Like where is this feeling or thought coming from. You know I have once felt that way, and there...
    codeyellow codeyellow 26-30, F Jan 18

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    Hey guys. I wrote this as a letter ill never send. let me know what you think? I stopped writing for a while, mostly because, well, I wanted to block out how I had been feeling...
    abbylynn98 abbylynn98 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Next, which particular fund would you like to put money into? To choose, search the Internet, read publications and Offshore banks investment guides, or utilize an investment...
    Darronbanksso0 Darronbanksso0 31-35, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    there comes a time you have to admit you are wrong. That time came for me recently. As far as I can tell, I screwed up. Royally. I said things that I cannot take back. Did things...
    AceWarbringer AceWarbringer 31-35, M 14 hrs ago

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    i think i can make it though anything after what i have been though the 11 years. it started with me going to Iraq back in 04. when i sign up i knew that I would be going to war...
    jsmith19941978 jsmith19941978 36-40, M 4 hrs ago

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    I wrote ab out my bad traits in 2014 and i promised i'll eliminate these traits by 2015 : EP Link I'd like to share this story with you to tell ya what i have eliminated up till...
    Mvendetta2 Mvendetta2 18-21, M Jan 1

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    Today's promise: God is always fair and just How often do you want to "get even?" The Lord despises double standards of every kind. Proverbs 20:10 NLT Never pay back evil to...
    Katie419 Katie419 22-25, F 4 Responses Jan 5

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    So I was on Facebook and I have new friend suggestions pop up. One is evil friend A from my past. I've mentioned her in several stories. Why these are all popping up is beyond me...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 4 hrs ago

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    I'm fifteen. I'm a sophomore and I've been continually depressed since last summer when the first girl I legitimately fell for got really mad at me and then moved away. I just sent...
    GuiltyLover GuiltyLover 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    After many years feeding into the nasty habit of smoking I have decided that 2014 was the last year that I would be classified as a smoker. I am also promising that I will not be...
    lost12345 lost12345 26-30, F 9 Responses Jan 6

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    "Forever, I will always love you and I will never leave you, I promise. " Fvck up!!! do you even know what that mean? You are going to sentenced yourself in to a commitment of...
    Achelle07 Achelle07 22-25, F Jan 12

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    I've sworn to myself that THIS year I WILL lose weight so that I can feel better about myself. I have low self esteem, partly because I feel ugly because I'm so fat. Whenever I get...
    ConfessionsOfALostGurl ConfessionsOfALostGurl 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    You could see their honesty & toughness shining via. Each of these Ladies may have their particular weblog write-up, to get posted in the following 7 days or so. I actually need to...
    Matthew9482ypf5 Matthew9482ypf5 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    I used to have a job as a waiter at my rich neighbour's lodge. That was my first job. And it will possibly be the worst job that I would ever have. I lasted for 1 year and 3 months...
    ElJuan35 ElJuan35 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 14

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    So, my ex and I made a lot of videos. Long story short, she cheated, i left, that's three years ago. But when we were together we were on quite a few cam site and a couple amature...
    imreal1999 imreal1999 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    I'm a couple months away from turning 30 and it's something I've been dreading for some time. I was always told that gay life ends at 30 and if you're still single it's pretty much...
    gfhq2002 gfhq2002 26-30, M 20 hrs ago

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    Last year was a game changer for me..i left my boyfriend of five years last February. It was difficult to do but I don't regret it. It took me over a year to work up the courage...
    lambkin lambkin 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 6

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    Today I read a lovely and inspiring story about relationships. The run down is that this lady spent a great deal of time belittling her husband over silly things. How he did them...
    aquagrl aquagrl 31-35, F Jan 14

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    Knocked down 7 times, got up 8. Life is full of ups and downs but each experience has taught me a life lesson and turned me into a person that never quits no matter what. It has...
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 16

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    I have always blocked myself off from the world. Ever since kindergarten. Now, as I've aged & been beaten down by life / relationships. I now have walls so high I am untrusting...
    Foenix Foenix 36-40, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I want to put with heart of mine away behind a prison wall and lock it away....it makes me feel and do such foolish things....it makes me try and please everyone and make "them...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    Letters to you Dear flow I've been thinking about. About when we were in love. A long time ago when we fought the world to be together, now I spend my time fighting myself to...
    QueenGeisha QueenGeisha 22-25, F Jan 14

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    By comparison, big international Offshores which occur to possess Swiss Offshores that have operations in your country, or operations in Switzerland is the very first at hand over...
    Georgebankssi1 Georgebankssi1 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 17

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    My letters to you Flow I miss you today. You were in my dream last night and j couldn't help wish you were here. All I know is that while I made mistakes, you made some really...
    QueenGeisha QueenGeisha 22-25, F Jan 17

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    I've been doing well. I quit just before the year ended so in two days it will be a full month smoke free. It wasn't easy,Lord knows it wasn't but it's definitely been rewarding. I...
    TheGirlFromJupiter TheGirlFromJupiter 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    This year I went up to my grandparents for Xmas... I decided under no circumstances would I be a scrooge, have anyone upset me or just darn right make it a painful experience. In...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    Some of you may have already seen I have been smoke free 18 days now. My mother decided to take this journey with me. She started smoking when she was 14 yrs old. So she's been...
    kristy1833 kristy1833 31-35 1 Response Jan 18

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    I was that weird kid who never had any friends in school. People made fun of me and hurt me and thought the worst of me because I was different. I was a little behind socially--I...
    whisperedthing whisperedthing 16-17, F Jan 18

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    I have an urgent need to forgive myself for something I did in high school. For years I've been very harsh with myself about this mistake and I've been telling myself that what I...
    NamelessNomad NamelessNomad 22-25, F Jan 20