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I Met Someone Who Made Me Think About Life

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 256 People

    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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    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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    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...
    imveryboring imveryboring 13-15, F Oct 11, 2014

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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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    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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    "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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    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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    walkinwonder walkinwonder 16-17, F Oct 11, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Is there anyone who has any experience in dealing with someone who literally believes that everyone is out to get them and hears voices telling them to do things. Im not a doctor...
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    I absolutely love challenges and things that enrich my life and expand my mind. Love autobiographies! Especially true personal stories on film. If you know of any super ones, or...
    GraceIsMine GraceIsMine 66-70, F 1 day ago

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    Saw this quote today, thought it was appropriate for my mood... "the loneliest people are the kindest; the saddest people are the brightest; the most damaged people are the wisest...
    jp20156 jp20156 41-45, M 3 days ago

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    I'm writing this really upset. Maybe because it's raining and I stood in the rain, upset. Please don't judge me. Hear me out. I posed as this random woman on tinder. I guess I...
    jenniferking123 jenniferking123 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    rigor mortis again n again. horror but sad
    fallenangle fallenangle 22-25 5 days ago

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    I have close and best friends that I like to hang out with most of the time, and a family whom I make as an inspiration in life. But if you are going to ask me if I’m 100% of...
    nbsbgal nbsbgal 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Some of my tops: American Beauty About Time Perks of Being A Wallflower Safety Not Guaranteed Meet Joe Black Pay It Forward Titanic The Great Gatsby Silver Linings Playbook The...
    EileenDover EileenDover 22-25, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    You know when you think you're over it but you're really not. In October I started talking to this guy. It was weird because no one had ever shown interest in me prior to this but...
    FightingForRecovery FightingForRecovery 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    A friend of mine introduce me to a guy ,we started getting along with the relationship and one day told him about Someone who almost slept with me then he also said he has...
    heavyheart419 heavyheart419 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 24

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    It's probably one of the shittiest feelings out there, knowing you would do everything, give your all to somebody who doesn't even care about you enough to pick up their phone and...
    amberblueford15 amberblueford15 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    After a while it all started to fade. No more pain, no more unwanted thoughts and no sound. Just darkness. I welcomed it. I was done. Ani San
    Ana104 Ana104 18-21, F Jul 22

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    I've made lots of mistakes. I've said things I wish I never had. Did things I wish I could go back and change. Spent money on things that, when I look back, wonder if I really...
    Maihowl Maihowl 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 21

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    Saw this movie, Soul Surfer... It makes me realize that no matter how rotten the situation is, something good will come out of it... No matter how down I felt these past few days...
    Mikey022 Mikey022 18-21, F Jul 21

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    I want to know what your story is… 7 Billion Stories in the World Its not about what you do or what you own.  It’s all about who you are! I want to know your uniqueness, the...
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 21

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    Love is when two people who care for each other get confused. ― Rahul Rawat
    TheCunylinguist TheCunylinguist 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    The middle finger is a great body language tool for letting people know you are upset. Poetry is not quite as effective in a fit of road rage. ― Jarod Kintz,
    TheCunylinguist TheCunylinguist 41-45, F Jul 21

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    I think about my ex a lot now being out of high school I would think it would be easy moving on because you have the whole world open too explore and find who you really are. But I...
    Sealsthedeal Sealsthedeal 18-21, M Jul 21

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    Thinking about you is no longer an activity or even some habit it's taken a tole on me and I wonder if that's how its made to be or even suppose to be. I ponder if this is really...
    GlennSimpson348 GlennSimpson348 18-21, M Jul 20

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    I think about this all the time now. I want someone to connect with and spice up my life either in person (California Bay Area) or online with pics and fun. I love my wife, but...
    jmiloc87 jmiloc87 26-30, M Jul 20

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    Me and Sammy are going to watch Inside Out on Friday, I think this will mean a lot to two gay girls...think there may be tears amongst the popcorn.
    Laur3n Laur3n 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    If you ever fall in love, fall in love with someone who wants to know your favorite color and just how you like your coffee. Fall in love with someone who loves the way you laugh...
    Pinaybarbie Pinaybarbie 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 20

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    Hunger games. Already here. We are all slaves. Me has trouble accepting that. And thinks to leave earth. But then a pal texts me. And me remembers. Pals who left...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    Until me wonders if they are like church. Made to calm the masses And give false hope. While ceasar robs us all After buying governments And making moronic fines That...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    Be more concerned with your character than your reputation because your character is who you really are and your reputation is who others think you are
    Cat052314 Cat052314 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    There was a girl I met back in college named J. The first time we talked, we clicked instantly. She was younger than me, but that was never an issue. We were so compatible in...
    tiredgoodguy tiredgoodguy 31-35, M Jul 17

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    Monsters don't hide under your bed. They scream inside your head.
    Ana104 Ana104 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    So I just recently met and started talking to this guy. The interesting thing about him is I completely pursued him in every aspect, which is really odd cause usually I just wait...
    j1494 j1494 18-21, F Jul 17

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    She's amazing. We've been talking for days, but it feels like years. Years of pain and anxiety seem to vanish when I hear her voice. if you're ready these, I really care about you...
    cifer21 cifer21 22-25, M Jul 17