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I Met Someone Who Changed My Life

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    Him..

    Lonely I sat each and every single night Trying to figure out how to make things right I thought is it me Do I deserve to be so lonely ? So alone in my thoughts most days Until someone special came my way He was understanding and kind And I just couldn't keep him off my mind...
    DeadHeartsAreEverywhere DeadHeartsAreEverywhere 31-35, F Nov 24, 2013

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    I have neglected to write an experience about

    the most important man in my life. Rarely do I come across someone as extraordinary as him, and although it may be near impossible to capture all of his essence in this post, I am more than willing to try. The first thing you notice about him is his brilliance. He has the most...
    PrincessKayleigh PrincessKayleigh 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 18

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    I am not exaggerating

    when I say I have met someone who has changed my life! Yes, I have met someone here who has COMPLETELY changed my life, he has literally turned me upside down and he doesn’t even know it! Last thing I said to him was the exact opposite of what I am now, which is that I can’t...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F Jan 1

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    Empowering Him Empowers Me

    I never thought I'd ever want to empower a man. My whole life has been about empowering myself and belittling & breaking men that have tried to control me. Protecting myself from ever being vulnerable. This has made me feel alone at times, but feeling alone had to be...
    justsmile14 justsmile14 41-45, F Nov 11, 2013

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    I met her in Italy for her study abroad.

    She totally changed my life, but it's been hard. I'm struggling with depression since that day, because she was able to make analyze myself and make me grew up. Sometimes I regret to have met her, but I think it was for the best. Now I'm doing better, even though life is a...
    brinus brinus 26-30, M Feb 26

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    So around the middle of June I met a girl at

    the gym I go to. We clicked instantly to the point that we sat in the gym and just talked for hours. As the weeks gone by we have been going on adventurous trips locally, seeing the sights and beautiful scenery of nature. I grew to like her so quickly because she was so kind to...
    saix217 saix217 22-25, M 3 Responses Aug 1

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    JAMES QUAITNTANCE !!!

    I MEET HIM TODAY AT WORK AND IT WAS MAGICALLY. he's a hot *** model btw, look him up if you don't know. so anyways, I went up to him and literally was crushing like a school girl, but he was nice, didn't say much back but he did shake my hand and stuff. I feel so special c:
    TheVirginRapids TheVirginRapids 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 14

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    I had a revelation late last year.

    It was at the lowest point in my life. I was starting to feel that it didn’t matter if I continued living. Would anyone care if I was gone, or would they even notice? I remember being at work, and I was up in a lift 120 feet up. I didn’t feel afraid in the slightest. I have...
    traveler440 traveler440 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 27

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    Not Just Once Person

     a lot of people have shaped my life in many different ways ... positive and negatively . I could name a few off the top of my head . My husband obviously he brought me down only to bring me up further after i left him . My ex Chris was my first long term relationship and i...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 12, 2008

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    Crazy how one person changed my life.

    I didn't want to live for myself anymore, didn't care about my health, drank a lot to dull the pain i was feeling inside. drank while i was on a lot of medications. I didn't care. My whole outlook was negativity. I met her... wasn't trying to meet anybody.. we just ran into...
    josh221992 josh221992 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 14

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    Changed, Saved, And Blessed.

    I've met my share of great people. Those people who make you feel generally great. But I had never met someone that made me feel like this. This feeling... It's so amazing. I hope it never fades. I feel like it's here to stay. Hopefully forever. You see I met this guy online. It...
    bluecupcakes bluecupcakes 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 18, 2013

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    Anngeleyes Anngeleyes 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    He was great, and I finally started started to

    take care of myself and focus on getting healthy. I'm very glad an appreciative to have had the chance of having him in my life, it definitely made me a better person :)
    jbar291 jbar291 18-21, M Mar 29

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    The Day I Met Her....

    I knew my life would never be the same.It was 1986 and I was 5 years old.  I remember this new guy moving into my class.  He wasn't shy and actually he was a damn bully.  Shortly after his move to my class he started to bully me, but I was cool and used to let him have his...
    ItsLikeThatMan ItsLikeThatMan 31-35, M 2 Responses Oct 27, 2011

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    He Left Me

    I met him at school when I was very young. I didn't like him that much at first but we were paired for a group project, me, him, and two others. One the other boys already was my friend. We had been best friends for years. Well, this kid annoyed me because he was just too...
    JustAKid1259 JustAKid1259 13-15, M 3 Responses Dec 25, 2011

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    Still Making Sense Of That Meeting

    I met him at a real crossroads in my life. I had always believed in myself, my abilities, but I had no direction, no ambition and was depressive for many years. Despite twenty years of my life passing by without any contact with Poland, the Polish culture, or Polish people, it...
    marvel12 marvel12 26-30 2 Responses Feb 24, 2012

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    I met someone I can only describe

    as my guardian angel. I met him yesterday and he's had such a big influence on me. Through him I'm learning to strengthen my faith and he's been a great miracle!!
    FadingStar17 FadingStar17 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 15

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    When I least expected it,

    someone came into my life and helped me open my eyes to things I knew I needed to change and also reminded me of things that make me happy. I'd forgotten who I am because I've been so busy trying to make others happy. I now know what I need to do. It won't be easy but in the...
    zzr600lady zzr600lady 41-45, F Feb 22

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    The Light Of You

    The blankets are cold against my skin. Thoughts of you warm my body. No one is here beside me tonight. I am wrapped in your strong arms. The silence in the room is deafening. You whisper softly to me, “I’m here, Baby”. I am…alone; on my own. Your fingertips...
    LadyBronte LadyBronte 46-50, F 2 Responses Feb 21, 2013

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    My mom definitly is the biggest influence in my

    life.If she didnt exist I wouldnt be who I am now.Thanks mom <3 I love you
    4biandu 4biandu 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 3

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    I met him. At a convention in like 2011

    or something... I didn't REALLY meet him though :/... I saw him around the hotel and whatnot... And May or may not have followed him lol. Later in the day, all kinds of people gathered into a room to play a game called "are you a werewolf" and he sat like a seat away from me...
    EnoughToLeaveScars EnoughToLeaveScars 13-15, F Feb 26

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    .....but They Moved On.

      Here goes nothing.....Wake up heart, I can feel the gentle beats. I know you are there and alive not just taking up space in the cave that carves out my inner self. Tell them all what they want to hear. The audience has gathered and you decide to stand mute. Shaking...
    LilBuddy LilBuddy 31-35, F Apr 26, 2010

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    Ives and the Wolf. They made me see what was

    always there. A beautiful reality. Kindness. Laughter. Heart. And they both left so quickly. It's not their fault. They were told to leave. No goodbyes...no trace. Almost like they were never there. Except Ives left a note, knowing only my eyes would see. I will always...
    hazin hazin 31-35 Jan 1

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    Ron

    Yes he has changed my life a great deal. And It isn't because how cool he is or anything like that, but he has given me what I was told that I would not be able to have because of my father. I have miscarried so many time ( as in 2) and everytime I was told that I would not be...
    bellasmomma bellasmomma 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 4, 2009

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    I met someone who has changed my life

    and is still changing it today. They came at a time when I was still unsure of myself, where body image is a constant factor that has haunted and hindered my ability to see the beauty in which I have and it's taken one sole person to wipe it all away... They have showered me...
    HisJenneman91 HisJenneman91 22-25, F Feb 20

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    Tryst In Toronto

    A day Hand in hand Flirting Fondling Finding desire Kindling fires Listening to your gentle words Listening to your strong touch Walking Talking Sharing Simple love A night of light A night of shining A night full of fire A night full of wonder Our lives will never be the same...
    PoetryNEmotion PoetryNEmotion 51-55, F 4 Responses May 14, 2013

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    Who Knew....

    Lonely and alone.. Who knew that one night on a chat I would meet my best friend.. I'd say that's luck. I thought I was alone in my thoughts and dreams. Life has been full of laughter and happiness now. And I wouldn't change a thing. He's what I need..
    DeadHeartsAreEverywhere DeadHeartsAreEverywhere 31-35, F Nov 24, 2013

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    I met them recently. Name,

    age, gender, all irrelevant. What is relevant is the fact that God put this person in my life for a reason. I was in a fairly dark place before I met them. I didn't know how to push through and stay strong through all the doctors visits and tests that never seemed to get me any...
    Carissamae Carissamae 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    Stranger In My Bathtub.

    My routine is simple. I sleep little and irregularly due to being a shift-worker. I eat whenever I am hungry ( I am a snacker); I sleep when I am tired (for the most part). Gypsy-like in that I can play while others work; work when others play- a certain freedom in that way. I...
    PoetryNEmotion PoetryNEmotion 51-55, F 4 Responses Apr 10, 2012

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    My girlfriend who I met four months ago.

    Before meeting her I was pretty lonely, I have friends but was never in a relationship. She has changed my life in good way.
    karinawheels karinawheels 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 17

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    ** For those of you who question the existence

    of a good person- an honest person with an extraordinary heart- I assure you the type exists. I'll keep it short and sweet: This person has loved me selflessly, unconditionally. Regardless of my somewhat fickle nature. He is just happy. Whenever, wherever, with whomever...
    tefaire tefaire 18-21, F Nov 28, 2013

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    My best friend has changed my life tremendously.

    He has made me realize so much and has made my laugh more than anyone else has. I don't know what I would do without him
    JalenFrankie616 JalenFrankie616 13-15, F Jul 18

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    My boyfriend is a heroin addict.

    We met in the summer, and after two days I knew he was the one for me. I have never met anyone who I felt such an instant connection with. I have never been able to be myself so freely around anyone even my own family. It was as if I had known him my entire life. After a few...
    tinaaaa630 tinaaaa630 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 26

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    Luck, Fate Or Timing

    Sometimes in life something happens that is sometimes beyond your control. It may be fate or by chance. But when your in dark place, unsure of how you are going to deal with things the way they are another day. Along comes a person whom gives you the hope you so deserve and...
    DeadHeartsAreEverywhere DeadHeartsAreEverywhere 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 25, 2013

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    We kinda literally played out Romeo

    and Juliet, but luckily the cycle stopped before it was too late. He's on the other side of the world but I love him. He's the most genuinely kind person I've ever met but his heart cries. The world has beat him down, and I would give anything to see him smile. He has given me...
    InsanityIsTheButterflysDrug InsanityIsTheButterflysDrug 13-15, F Oct 16

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    I feel nothing. Yet, I am overwhelmed with

    emotions to my very core. How can someone feel so engulfed with excitement and happiness yet be so deeply saddened by the same situation? I am in a haze. Shuffling thru days like a deck of cards. Reality has become so distant...I'm unsure if I even know what that is anymore...
    innocentlyshy101 innocentlyshy101 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 14

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    Ive Become A Bit Of A Dog To Get Over Someone

    I kniw the title is a bit strange and its not as you would think but i had my heart broken really bad and to get over it ive been sleeping around.... a lot. but over the weekend i met someone who is not my normal type of a girl... but ive never spent time with someone so sweet...
    maffiebear maffiebear 36-40, M 2 Responses Dec 1, 2013

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    Free 2 Be Me...

    ...that's her screen name, and that's what she's taught me. When I first met Free2BeMe, I was struggling with myself. I knew I was not the person I claimed to be. I was so afraid to let anyone see the real me... but with her, that fear melted away. I began sharing my heart with...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 17, 2008

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    I have met many people over my short teenage

    life. Some stayed the whole time others left. I have never met people like these. My best friends. They changed me and helped make me who I am even though I've only known some of them for 2-3 years. So I want to say thanks. Thank you Hayley, Benjamin, Caroline, Viva, Rita, Tegan...
    imcanadia imcanadia 13-15, F Dec 3, 2013

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    I have to say this, today someone made me step

    back a bit and made me think why I was being someone else when I could have been myself, yet after I changed to myself, she still is alright with me. I'm honestly sorry for have done what I have done, and from today on I speak nothing but the truth. :)
    MrRj1 MrRj1 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 10

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    When I Spoke to Him On the Phone and Then We Met For the First Time. I Knew He Would Change My Life

    My boyfriend and I are both in our mid to late 30's and I am not ashamed to admit that we met on a dating service. It was 12-29-08 around 8:30p. We and I am not into photos of possible boyfriends, because the picture that they send is sometimes a picture from 10 years ago...
    Natalia35 Natalia35 36-40, F 5 Responses Mar 8, 2009

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    You Have Changed Me Forever, And I Don't Even Know Your Name.

    I was pregnant with my youngest.  We were so happy when we found out I was pregnant.  We just moved into our new house, our dream home, a place to build all future memories, to share our traditions.  Life couldn't be sweeter.  It was my second ultrasound, when they noticed...
    traditionalwifeanjul traditionalwifeanjul 36-40 9 Responses Sep 10, 2011

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    And in bad ways. No blessing without a

    matching curse. Yin and yang.
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Nov 17

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    Now I Realize....

    This is a true thing for me. I didn't realize it until about the time we first began dating. This truly makes me smile, and right now, as I'm writing this, I just have a big smile across my face. I keep looking back at the love of my life, and all I can do is show appreciation...
    lizzieprincess1 lizzieprincess1 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 5, 2008

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    Actually a Trio

    I have met three persons that changed my life for the better and that love me unconditionally no matter how bad I **** up.  This trio of men are my three best guy friends.  Is it possible to have three best friends?  Yes it is!!!! Here they are and gentlemen...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 2 Responses May 14, 2008

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    When I found God, Jesus

    and my angel came back to me.
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F Jul 18

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    I was suicidal. I cut,

    and attempted suicide. I lost my best friend to suicide. I again attempted suicide. I aalmost succeded. {I am a horrid speller} I recently found Kalel Cullen. My niece introduced me to her. So, I haven't met her yet, but I live where she grew up, so...........yeah. Bye.
    hiimbobbyjones hiimbobbyjones 26-30, F Jul 18

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    He Saved Me...

    I have a pretty tough life if people really knew me..when I was 12 years old I was raped for about almost 2 years from a very close friend. Than my mother found out than she went to the cops wit it at first I was very afraid. I knew she was disappointed in my whole family was I...
    JazzyFresh JazzyFresh 18-21, F Apr 14, 2012

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    It would be awesome to meet someone in real life not on EP who like to wear full body spandex suits. We could hang out in our spandex suits, do things with our spandex suits on...
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    So i thought i met someone on EP and it was 'going' some where... at least i thought it was... and i mean just on a conversational level, just by sharing my feelings and so on. But...
    lonelysoul1088 lonelysoul1088 26-30, M Dec 11

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    This will be my last post about him... There was this guy i met here in ep. We had fun and so i thought. I haven't talk to him for 2 days cause im hurting.... im hurting because he...
    Thiswillbethelast Thiswillbethelast 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 7

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