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I Met Someone Who Made Me Think About Life

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 249 People

    i'm One Of Those People...

    I'm one of those people that picks up on other feelings/ways of life around me and thinks about it long and hard.  I have a habit of comparing where and how I am to others', which can be NOT GOOD for me sometimes.  I'm just generally a thinker and I'd say I "think...
    bootsNetta bootsNetta 22-25, F Oct 7, 2009

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    Lots Of People Infact

    Everyones' views on life is different. Everyone has something to offer, a different way of thinking! I deeply respect it, I may not agree with their views but I do respect it. Some people who have made me think about life the most I know I'm going to leave people out: (names are...
    wack1985 wack1985 26-30, F Aug 18, 2010

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    This passage was originally a reply to

    someone's story....but.. I felt like I wanted to share it, as a story in its own right..... I have a few ep pals who are having a hard time of life right now....and if my words mean anything...then I've helped in some small way...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M Oct 11, 2014

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    "I Thought This Would Never Happen to Me"

    I didn't go looking for it but it just sort of happened.  There he was writing stuff that I found myself so interested in and I had to learn and hear more.  It was like a huge magnet pulling me towards him.  Needless to say, he's a great person.  I have never...
    danadane danadane 31-35, F 7 Responses May 12, 2008

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    Good News?

    i have stopped talking to the guy that i meet a couple of months ago. i'm am not willing to risk my relationship with my cousin for someone who i dont think i have any realy feeling for.. although there is someone else. i haven't offically met them yet though. i found out about...
    commodore720 commodore720 18-21, F Sep 2, 2007

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    I Met Him On Saturday

    I met the most amazing person on saturday night. i was out with my cousin and we met up with some of her friends. i was talking to this guy for a couple of mins and then really needed to sit down (my shoes were hurting my feet) so he said come sit on my lap. we were just chatting...
    commodore720 commodore720 18-21, F May 28, 2007

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    He Made Me Think About Life Through His Personal Tradgedy

    After a number of years we met up again and we became romantically involved.  I couldn't believe the intensity of which Falling in Love brought the second time around.  I was in Ecstasy.  This guy could 'read' me, understand me, talk and listen to me and he adored...
    imnew imnew 22-25, F 5 Responses Oct 22, 2009

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    Jakob

    Never in my life have I met someone who is more inspirational to me than my friend Jakob.He is exactly how a human being should strive to be. Kind, intelligent, open-minded, accepts and embraces all cultures, all people from all walks of life. Creative, positive, loving, funny...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 3, 2012

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    No I.

    I was told LIve Life To The FUllEST. To, No matter what your doing, have Fun. becuase Life Is way to short, Look at every thing And Find Humor In (almost) Every thing! To **** Off the Confertable, And Confuert the Under dogs. Live Life as ArT. life depicts art depicts life...
    hallucinate hallucinate 22-25 Oct 12, 2009

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    Professor B?? ......

    I met someone who really, really gave me a pretty damn great perspecitve on  A LOT of things - A LOT. What if you were to die today - are you living how, where and when you want to be?  Are people avoiding taking the necessary risks of life...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 10 Responses Mar 1, 2009

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    Quite Often...

    nearly every person can get me into thinkin bout life... even fictional persons like from movies or something..
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 20, 2007

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    Smygjitb

    he really made me evaluate just about everything. as we became closer, i couldnt help but decide what things i would definitely need and want out of life in the future. need and want from another. life advice from someone you trust entirely has the power to change you. you...
    gypsysoul gypsysoul 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 1, 2009

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    walkinwonder walkinwonder 16-17, F Oct 11, 2014

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    M. C.

    Those are his initials.  I don't know whether to hate and forget him or to cherish him.  Before, he used to be just another person that I saw in the hallways at school. Not knowing each other; then he tried to be my friend/ get with me. At the time, I didn't care...
    reset reset 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 7, 2009

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    My old friend Olivia.

    She taught me how to be brave, and bold, under pressure. She taught me how to stand up for myself. Then she cracked. Our "friendship" was a joke. And now I'm left with trust issues and scars. I'd never change it though. I'm glad she came and went, because l now know how to take...
    Ellytheoutcast Ellytheoutcast 13-15, F Oct 11, 2014

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    Shadowplay703 Shadowplay703 31-35, M Mar 10

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    So I'm 20 years old and & just moved to Georgia where I know , know one "(( but also my first time on my own , like with no help & If i should sayy I think I'm doing pretty dam...
    RavenBreanna RavenBreanna 18-21, F Mar 9

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    “Life is such unutterable hell, solely because it is sometimes beautiful. If we could only be miserable all the time, if there could be no such things as love or beauty or faith...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F Mar 5

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    “When you know better you do better.” ―Maya Angelou.“The scientist is not a person who gives the right answers, she’s the one who asks the right questions.” ―Claude L...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 15

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    Negative emotions like loneliness, envy, and guilt have an important role to play in a happy life; they're big, flashing signs that something needs to change. Gretchen Rubin Being...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 11

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    Watch the movie Lucy. A lot of people loved it, a lot hated it. I loved it! It changed my life!
    DraygenS DraygenS 41-45, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Lol yea it's true this is what I'm going through when I see him
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl 70+, F 1 Response Mar 17

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    The frown is back, she wasn't what I wanted after all. Letting go was hard, but I saw cracks starting to appear. Why can't people just be strait and truthful?
    thebearmustfeast thebearmustfeast 36-40, M 3 Responses Mar 20

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    Look at nature: there is Existence enjoying Holi every day-- colours flow afresh every day, new flowers open each morning. The festival does not stop even for a moment -- every...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    Christ, seven years of college, down the drain... John Belushi
    darin99branch darin99branch 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 5

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    I love movies with a philosophical background.
    HeterosexualTransexual HeterosexualTransexual 18-21, T 1 Response Mar 8

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    Achilles: You're still my enemy in the morning. Priam: You're still my enemy tonight. But even enemies can show respect.From the film Troy.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F Mar 9

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    Why I Am No Longer a Christian ..... http://topdocumentaryfilms.com/why-i-am-no-longer-a-christian/
    Rain0069 Rain0069 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    Bulgaria’s Abandoned Children great doc if you can stomach it...... http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=UQZ-ERQczj8
    Rain0069 Rain0069 26-30, F Mar 11

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    Unless they are the sad type.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    Forest Gump.... I ****** love this movie
    sancjo88 sancjo88 26-30, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have recently started to admit to myself that I spent over a year in a relationship with someone who made me feel physically repulsed, and made excuses about how it must be my...
    Amelia42 Amelia42 41-45, F Mar 13

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    When thinking about life no amount of guilt can solve the past and no amount of anxiety can change the future!
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 15

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    I believe I met someone once that did; we had differences of course but there was still some sort of deep connection that I have never felt before, and something just clicked from...
    ViperaStellaris ViperaStellaris 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I haven't really had EP for that long, so I'm still trying to figure it all out. Its a tad confusing. One great thing that has happened from my time on EP was having an amazing...
    Etherealrose Etherealrose 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    yes, i met someone. it was so amazing. that was the most epic 48 hours of my life. Logic doesn't seem to apply to us. He is so important to me now. I don't mind how long it takes...
    MrRadicals MrRadicals 18-21, M Mar 23

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    I met someone a few days ago, I've been talking to her hell of a lot too. We met at work, hungout two times. We obviously like each other, but Id prefer to take it slow. Today she...
    GuuIsAwesome GuuIsAwesome 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 5

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    I find myself thinking about you a little more lately, even though I know I shouldn't. I can't help but think of you when I hear certain songs or when I drive certain places. I...
    readum16 readum16 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 2

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    I sometimes question fate.. and what leads us to where we are now. Its funny how a series of choices can affect our lives so much.. from the smallest thing like not going out to a...
    cupcakes1995 cupcakes1995 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I want someone who shares my passion for horses... Who would help me with my needs and would love to go on a long trail ride with me. Someone who would love going to play days and...
    2Thoughts 2Thoughts 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    It's been a long time ago when I was in high school. There was boy that rode my bus. We were in high school. He was kinda popular, I guess. His name was Steve. I remember him...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 15

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    I met someone and fell in love with someone on ep
    knox0345 knox0345 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I don't just mean in a romantic way. Romance is overrated in my book and I think our culture esteems romantic relationsh