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I Miss Manners

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    I Use Good Manners And It Is Catching

    I have found that since I moved to this small town and have insisted on using good manners that now, after 8 years people ARE more polite. You may think that it is because people have gotten to know me better but people who visit me and this town have commented on this. So I...
    giftsfromthebeach giftsfromthebeach 41-45, F Apr 20, 2012

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    In a Manner of Speaking

    As a person who has lived a life of a wanton disrespect for authority it is ironic how badly I miss manners.  Manners - or simple politeness if you prefer - seem to have gone the way of spats, buggy whips, and ascots. As human beings, we like to consider ourselves vastly...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto 56-60, M 4 Responses Feb 1, 2008

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    Mystery Wedding Invitation

    Got a wedding invitation in the mail.   I don't know the bride or the groom.   The invitation just say together with our parents your invited.I looked them up on Facebook and they are a cute couple.   The only connection is see, is my step brother's son is on the Grooms...
    RitaMosquita RitaMosquita 56-60 1 Response May 7, 2012

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    Turkey Day Dilemna -- Just Who Is The "turkey" Here?!?!

    A friend I've known for a long time lives about 20+ miles away and we don't get together that frequently and have only been to a Thanksgiving dinner there once in the past.  However, I received and email stating that they were cooking at home on Thanksgiving and that I was...
    magentarose magentarose 46-50 Nov 15, 2010

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    Politically Correct

    We had been invited to attend a football party and everything was arranged to meet at this person's house.  We offered to have it at our house and he said that it would be better if we had it at his because his wife had to work the next day.  She would be able to go...
    WizzyLizzy WizzyLizzy 51-55, F Dec 21, 2009

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    People without manners drive me insane
    Silvs4578 Silvs4578 26-30 1 Response Nov 21

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    I do think manners are very important,my parents raised me,to have respect for people,so I do,and am a mom,and my child,has respect for others.Sometimes I meet up,with people that...
    momonsite momonsite 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    I would like to say thank you, to all of you, for sharing your thougts with me and letting me to see you. Thank you EP for allowing me to express myself in a written word and...
    MyLady9 MyLady9 46-50, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    She passed the sunday before thanksgiving. She was 88 and I was so lucky to have her with me this long. But I miss her so much. My heart breaks not having her here with me. I...
    blue963 blue963 51-55, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I miss so many beautiful things so I just thought I would take a moment to remember & appreciate them. *I miss taking hour & a half long showers. *I miss raving all night and...
    giaasaur69 giaasaur69 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 7

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    I miss her. My heart is lost. She still carries it. I miss her face. I miss her smiles. I miss the way her eyes sparkle. I miss the way it feels to hold her and be held in return...
    Missjayne1 Missjayne1 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 5

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    Summer 2014. I swear that was the best summer ever <3 I know we only dated for a month and a half but I miss your hugs I miss your kisses I miss your cuddles I miss your piggy...
    Haylee13xo Haylee13xo 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 7

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    I miss being able to trust for someone to be there for me, no matter what. I miss the warm happiness that would just take over my whole body. I miss the intimacy that would swipe...
    Featherwings Featherwings 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Even after all the pain I had with her, I miss her a lot. She made me happy when we dated and we talked all the time about silly random things. I miss being with her and kissing...
    Overth1nker Overth1nker 16-17, M Nov 23

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    There are so many things I would like to say to you. But we have already said and done enough to each other. Still I would like to tell you so much more. How much I'll miss you...
    Brownie27 Brownie27 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am Louisiana born and raised ... From small town but am in love with New Orleans . Not in the touristy sense , but in the realest way possible . I know the possible pitfalls and...
    BornOnDaBayou337 BornOnDaBayou337 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 20

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    I miss my gran and all the fun times we had together I miss when my nan could do things for herself and was happy I miss my parents being together and the carefree life I had...
    woodyemma2013 woodyemma2013 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 6

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    I think about you at least once a day. I wonder how you are doing and if you are happy. I wonder if you think of me. I miss your smile. The way your eyes looked at me with such...
    starkizzed21 starkizzed21 22-25, F Dec 12

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    I am not sure why I'm having a bad day over this, but I'm mad because my boyfriend hasn't called me today. I talked to him twice yesterday. I'm getting more and more clingy. I'm...
    Photographer85 Photographer85 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 21

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    I miss the essence of you. I miss your smile and the sound of your voice. I miss the way you made me feel and I havent felt that way since. I just miss "you". I thought you were...
    emagynethat emagynethat 36-40, F Nov 22

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    I know I'm still young and I'm the reason we broke up, but I still miss him... He was my everything and still is. I just hope one day we'll get back together. I miss him because...
    Chaserness56 Chaserness56 13-15, M 1 Response Dec 1

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    Lost in a song, missing you. Each strike of the lyrics singing in a harmony making me reminisce about each friendship I've held and lost. Though I can't reach out and contact, I...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 8

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    The love of my life broke up with me 3 days ago and seems happy already. They told me that they dont miss me and never will and that if they did ever miss me it would be because...
    GhostGirl97 GhostGirl97 16-17, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I wish I could turn back time. The argument over something so small wouldn't lead you to leaving. Ignoring me was the most hurtful remembrance I have. You ignored my calls and my...
    DeeplyLoves DeeplyLoves 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 21

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    I miss you Abuela Martina! 😇 You're in heaven since 2007!! Makes me sad I didn't have the chance to see you or say goodbye to you because I was living in USA at the time! I am...
    Katie419 Katie419 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 25

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    i miss her is much. it kills me not being able to talk to her everyday i miss making her smile and blush and cheering her up. im such an idiot i wish i told her that she was...
    riley1220 riley1220 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 26

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    Ok, so me and my sister are really reallyyy close... We do everything together and stay up late all the time and just always have eachother there. But about 3 months ago she moved...
    jessica1010 jessica1010 16-17, F Nov 27

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    I wrote a post not to long ago...here is what I found waiting for me... When a sky lantern landed in this father’s driveway the words on it touched his heart deeply. Now he is...
    Blanche08 Blanche08 31-35, F 4 Responses Dec 6

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    The mornings are quiet. I fight the solitude of not having you here. Wishing I had the chance to say, hello. I miss you. You are my friend and my confidant. Someone I looked to...
    Mendmyheart Mendmyheart 46-50, F 2 Responses Dec 7

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    Once again I stop in Wesson,Ms. to pay my respects to my parents on my way back to Tenn. and just sat at peace knowing they're near me with heavy heart tears flowing! Truly a...
    gamma87 gamma87 46-50, M 1 Response Dec 10

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    It feels terrible without my boyfriend, it's like, I just lost connection and interaction, it has been almost 2 weeks I have last contacted, I feel that there may be problems when...
    TetraZL TetraZL 13-15, F Dec 12

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    The affair is over, the door has been closed. But I am still missing him. After nearly 2 years of sneaking around, lying to my family (which I will say I'm glad is over) I can't...
    yespleaseMrDarcy yespleaseMrDarcy 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Home. Finally. This house is warm. Unlike my new one. There’s my room in this house. Just like in my new one. There are people waiting for me. Unlike in my new home. I am...
    vintervandraren vintervandraren 18-21 1 day ago

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    well today is just another day of me being in my feelings ..so what the hell....another sappy story of love lost........but i really do miss that feeling of being in love......how...
    amie26 amie26 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 21

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    God I miss Passion, wanting someone, knowing they desperately want you back. I miss that feeling, but mostly I miss what happens next, when I get to take control dominate a...
    Lee7589 Lee7589 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 23

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    My Mother was the greatest woman in my life and it's been over year since she was call home to Heaven! There isn't moment in my day where this Lady isn't on my mind see was truly...
    gamma87 gamma87 46-50, M 2 Responses Nov 23

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    The only way I know to get over someone is to hate them but it isn't working. It's so selfish and pathetic but I wonder if he misses me like I miss him? Was it the same for him...
    ShyGuy990 ShyGuy990 22-25, M Nov 24

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    Happy birthday Mom. I love you to the moon and back again, and miss you so so much. There's not a day that goes by that I don't think of your beautiful smiling face. Your velvety...
    BrokenSoul88 BrokenSoul88 26-30, F 10 Responses Nov 25

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    I miss him so much. There's not one day that goes by that I don't miss him. I can usually cope rather well, but lately I've just been missing him like crazy :/
    MonsterRrR MonsterRrR 16-17, F Nov 27

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    I'm in mess and so do my life. Everything seems to be so dark and tasteless. I miss my love so much, I miss his smile, and I always wonder how is he right now. I meet new people...
    unknown159231 unknown159231 18-21, F Dec 1

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    I miss that connection to another person. That bond a couple has (or should have). I miss that jump to my system whenever I see or hear him. I miss that sense of completion.
    giggles78758 giggles78758 36-40, F 7 Responses Dec 2

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    The Back-story: Almost 3 years ago I met this woman, a couple years older than me, at work. We hit it off instantly, and eventually became truly friends. At the time of us meeting...
    mperez4855 mperez4855 22-25, M 5 Responses Dec 5

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    So..we're talking like how we used to after a month of no contact. A friend of our connected the two of us again. Im now dating a guy but i dont feel anything towards him. I still...
    Jellybunny Jellybunny 22-25, F Dec 7

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    Today marks the 5th month since you passed. The more times passes, the more I miss you. These holidays without you is hurting me deeply. The only thing keeping me going is our...
    DeeplyLoves DeeplyLoves 36-40, F 4 Responses Dec 7

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    Is it possibleto have a crush on someone you've only been around for a day? I've only seen him face to face once, spent whole day around him, but after that I've only seen him in...
    RavenS45 RavenS45 18-21, F Dec 10

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    Dreaming about you sucks so much sometimes. It takes me back and allows me to feel the way you made me feel again. but then I awake and spend the whole day missing you all over...
    nvragain1024 nvragain1024 31-35, F 6 days ago

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