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I Miss Home

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    Homesick - When people are homesick, what do they miss? Do they miss the people they left behind or the place itself?For me, it's both. Hopeless pangs of longing to return to my...
    KaiaS KaiaS 13-15 1 Response Feb 9, 2012

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    Ahhhh, Home. - A place I see in my few good dreams. Heaven, most people call it. But I see it as home. I am so ready to go home, but I must wait until it...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 13, 2009

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    Little Things - I've been in college for 5 weeks. Obviously I miss my family and my room and my friends and everything. But I'm starting to miss all the dumb little things. Like...
    hccook92 hccook92 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 3, 2010

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    Back Home In Mississippi - I miss home in Mississippi. I miss my eight families. I moved to Tennessee a year and a half ago. I started dating this girl when I came here. I left 3...
    joshuapuckett88 joshuapuckett88 22-25, M 1 Response May 18, 2012

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    Oh Yeah, I Miss Home - This is my second year studying in canada, and i still miss home. better than last year though! well, today is that kind of day. homesick. i get that once...
    Smilecozyourbeautiful Smilecozyourbeautiful 16-17 Oct 21, 2012

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    Need Motivation And Strength... - I've never realized how much I missed home. I miss my family and my friends. I miss watching spongebob with my niece and nephew. I miss my mom...
    LoverInTheClouds LoverInTheClouds 22-25, F 6 Responses Oct 19, 2011

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    Binding - I am very far away from home and I miss it, if I stop to think of it. It shows up often in my dreams and the feeling of belonging I have there I don't have anywhere else...
    thinkandfeel thinkandfeel 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 6, 2011

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    After 12 Years I Still Miss Home...And It'S Getting Worse Since Having Kids - I left my home in Toronto, Canada, 12 years ago where I had great friends and family. I remember...
    Canuckgirl24 Canuckgirl24 31-35 Feb 18, 2013

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    Oh Home I Miss You - I just moved from Washington to Colorado for my husband to go to school, we have kids. It's really hard because I am so attac'hed to my parents and family and...
    9qc5r1o0i0 9qc5r1o0i0 22-25 2 Responses May 26, 2010

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    I live in Italy at the moment, and I miss the States sooo much! I especially miss watching sunday football, with friends and family while downing chips and beer and just enjoying...
    SpicyPenny SpicyPenny 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    Homesick - I had been here for about 10 years but feelings of missing home are still fresh. I always think what they will be doing now this time. i was in holidays for 2 weeks...
    minizon minizon 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 16, 2012

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    After 15 Years I Started To Miss Home - I'm 26 and 15 years ago I moved with my family to Israel from Russia. I was born and raised in a very small place (close to Alaska), and one...
    sophief sophief 26-30 1 Response Jul 13, 2010

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    Missing Home... - I miss home and just want to pack up and leave this country I am in now. But my job and love are here, so I'm torn. I do realize this could be temporary as I have...
    openlancelot openlancelot 31-35, M Jan 9, 2013

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    I Really Miss My Old Kentucky Home - 5 years ago, I finally submitted to my wife's request to move closer to her parents in Sugar Land TX.  I only did so because both of my...
    TXschoolin TXschoolin 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 1, 2010

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    I Miss Home - I currently live in the UK, and enjoy it, though there are many things about home that I miss.  I miss my family, my friends, my career, crickets, and good...
    prairiezephyr prairiezephyr 46-50, F 12 Responses Jan 13, 2009

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    No Place Like Home - Words would simply not express how much I miss home. How dear my heart aches to be there in the presence of each of my family members. Many years have passed I...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 11, 2013

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    Missing Home - I lived by the sea for several years and now I am living in a land-locked place. It is very beautiful here, but I miss the sea, the sea air, the rocky seacoast ...
    Haligal Haligal 36-40, F 5 Responses Aug 28, 2009

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    College Life Punched Me In The Face. - Freshman at a college far away from my home. I never thought id miss home and all the things that come with it so much. My mom, my dad, my...
    kalee00 kalee00 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 16, 2011

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    I Know What It's Like To Miss Home!!!! - The time I remember missing home the most is when I was being an extra in film in London.  Not only being away from home is bad enough...
    mariekharaz mariekharaz 22-25 Mar 23, 2011

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    Lonley Soldier - I miss my home, ive only been gone 3 years but every day that passes I feel an emptiness grow in my heart. Though ive seen the world the good the bad and the ugly...
    Crabzekilla Crabzekilla 22-25 Mar 19, 2013

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    and all I want is to feel home again.
    dubluv95 dubluv95 26-30 Mar 24

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    Home Vs. Love... - About a year and a half ago, I moved clear across the country to pursue a degree I am particularly passionate about. While I've enjoyed the change of scenery...
    cthulhuapproved cthulhuapproved 26-30 2 Responses Oct 15, 2011

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    I Miss My Home - Before i get into detail let me explain something, before i left my home island puerto rico it was at the beginning of summer. I was phsyched for seeing all my...
    Japjarq15 Japjarq15 13-15 1 Response Oct 16, 2012

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    Not Home Itself, the People Who Live There. - I dont really miss home itself, just the people there. I have just moved out of home and down south to a compleatly different city. I...
    nobodyknowswho nobodyknowswho 18-21, M Jan 24, 2009

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    Ruby Slippers - For me the place I really think of home is not my current house, but rather the home I grew up in. I know I can't go back but sometimes I wish I had a pair of ruby...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 9 Responses May 1, 2009

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    Going Home - I've been staying in Singapore for one year and four months now..before i went here last year i was really excited knowing that i will be in a different environment...
    TiredandSexyGal TiredandSexyGal 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 15, 2012

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    Missing What I Know - I just recently got back from Christmas break with my family, which is certainly our holiday. Food, laughing, poker, drinks. I have 2 brothers and a sister...
    futuredoc24 futuredoc24 22-25 1 Response Jan 10, 2010

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    College And Homesickness - I've been at college for a month now. I love it, but there are days when I just want to go home. My *real* home - my dorm room just doesn't cut it. What...
    brianna491 brianna491 18-21 2 Responses Sep 20, 2012

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    Homesickness For Life - I am now studying in a boarding school in St. Catharines, ON, Canada. My home is half the world away -- Hong Kong. I just came back from Christmas break...
    cwc19980930 cwc19980930 13-15 1 Response Jan 6, 2013

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    Not Home Itself, the People Who Live There. - I dont really miss home itself, just the people there. I have just moved out of home and down south to a compleatly different city. I...
    nobodyknowswho nobodyknowswho 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 24, 2009

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    Missing Home - It's been a year since we moved to the US. It's a beautiful country, and we are lucky enough to have met all kinds of kind, fun, and friendly people. I feel lucky...
    jecm jecm 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 5, 2013

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    I Wish That ... - Haizz! I have left of my part-time work. In fact, I feel a little sorry for this job. In my life and job, I am dissatisfied with the job and current life. The...
    chulien chulien 26-30, F Mar 26, 2012

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    Moved Into My 1st Home - I recently moved into a beautiful new home with my husband for the first time. I've never been away from home and my parents for more than two weeks and am...
    Dimples14 Dimples14 22-25 2 Responses Jan 8, 2012

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    I spent years missing living at home, seeing all the places I spent time and built my memories and who I am. Not to log ago I moved back home (after finishing college) and I'm...
    Atma333 Atma333 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 11

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    Just Realized It - I am originally from Central Alabama. I have spent years away from this area, first moving to Georgia for a number of years, and more recently Southern Florida...
    AddieBaby AddieBaby 26-30, F Mar 20, 2013

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    No Place Like Home!!! -  Im currently studying abroad and im missing home a LOT !!! i miss all the funny stuff my lil neices and nephews do... all the jokes my brothers...
    corner23 corner23 22-25 May 1, 2009

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    I am now in a assisted living facility for now 2 years. I came from downtown in the city. The asst. living home is more in the suburbs. I love the asst. living facility as it has...
    jmintuck jmintuck 36-40 Feb 15

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    To part in death is a lesser evil. But to part and live, there... there is the torment. I miss you so much. I was an idiot to push you away, you made me feel the emotional waves...
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    Pat and I'd an excellent time along with you guys you ended up fantastic attendees. We stay up for catching up with you in the future.Downstairs is usually a attendees paradise...
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    This is a story on how my world become undone. Sorry if it long. I met a guy name Nicky on a game call World of Warcraft. While some of you might say it was doom for failure, I...
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    Subsissy42 Subsissy42 41-45, M 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    My world has been shattered I lost my wife/best friend Over a year and half ago, I worked as a guard at college, it wasn't the best job but I didn't have much pals there but...
    viperz43 viperz43 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I know that I made the right decision by deciding to get a divorce. As a recovering alcoholic who had been married to an alcoholic who had no intention to quit, staying with her...
    Raindancej Raindancej 36-40, M 3 Responses Apr 3

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    My man is in jail, and I miss him so much. I miss him all the time. Nobody understands me and tells me to dump his fat ***. They're telling me that there's no future with a guy...
    rebeccaoestergaard rebeccaoestergaard 18-21, F Apr 7

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    My ex-girlfriend and me grew fond of each other when we were just kids. Circumstances brought us closer and closer till we fell in love in our teens. There are many experiences we...
    VaibhavMinocha VaibhavMinocha 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    A week ago today I had to make the hardest decision I have ever had to make! My cat, my Emily was brought into my life when I was going through a very difficult time! Only a year...
    Embug Embug 31-35, F Apr 4

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    We were together for three months. We started dating on the 9th of December 2013. We got along perfectly and I instantly fell in love. He was everything to me. His name was jack...
    kaitlyndyebrinkman kaitlyndyebrinkman 13-15, F Mar 30

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    Living in a family where all of your siblings love and care for you and then leaving them behind is tough. I am closest to my older brother who was like my dad growing up. I have...
    JEJ22 JEJ22 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    I miss him so much. I’m trying to study for finals but all I can think about is not being with him anymore. I just want to read everyone’s story and cuddle up in bed and cry...
    DistantSailor DistantSailor 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    As I've mentioned earlier in some experiences, my 'work experience' in a kindergarten just ended. It was very sudden and I was very sad at first. Since I stopped i've felt that...
    Suwalski9 Suwalski9 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 20

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