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I Miss My Childhood Home

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    Oak Orchard 5elizabeth Street

    my old home was a small place for 4 people but it was nice close to my friends. big front windows and a back yard with a secret pass to a friends house. sure our neighbors were messed up at least we knew them. sure life wasn't pure happiness but it was home where i took my first...
    UndefinedLabelessStrangeChick UndefinedLabelessStrangeChick 18-21 1 Response Oct 11, 2008

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    Our House On Ingraham

    Growing up, our house was the party house.  People knew to stop by for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Eve whether they received an invite or not.  My parents lived in that house for over twenty years.  Our next door neighbors were like family to us.  All the kids went...
    Mahal1023 Mahal1023 46-50, F 3 Responses Jun 25, 2011

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    I Miss My Home In London

    I only moved out a few months ago but I really miss my childhood home too. I lived there from when I was aged 4. I went back yesterday but there was no-one in :( I created a project to help everyone document their childhood homes too www.ilivedhere.wordpress.com it's sort of like...
    genniyah genniyah 18-21, F Nov 26, 2012

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    My Old Home

    I lived in this house for 18 years. Throughout that time I grew up and learned. My first day of school was here, first birthday, first Christmas. Now it lasts, the last time me and my family will sit around and eat at that 60 year old table, where my uncle stuck his gum under...
    christinagg christinagg 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 1, 2013

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    On the roof of our house,

    watching the sunset... (2007)Sitting on the beach... (Summer 2009)Island hopping... (2009) 
    LightsinMotion LightsinMotion 22-25, F 1 Response May 7

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    The Primary Years.

    I remember when I was younger. I wanted to be a teenager so badly. now that I grew up, I want to go back. Back to when no one was criticized for what they're wearing. Back to when smoking was gross. Back to when being popular was when you had the new...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 18, 2009

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    My Childhood Crush

    I LIVE IN MEXICO FOR TEN YEARS AND THEN ONE DAY MY MOTHER BROUTH ME AND MY SISTER TO THE U.S.A AND NO DAY WENT BY THAT I DIDN'T MISSED MY FRIENDS MY FAMILY AND THE THINGS I JUST TO ENJOY LIKE CHRISTMAS NOW DOES WERE PARTY'S YOU COULD FEEL YOUR FAMILY CONNECTED TO YOU BUT ITS...
    dreamergirl19 dreamergirl19 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 3, 2010

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    My home back in Dominican Republic was made of

    concrete, looking back at my memories I thought it was white, it wasn't. It wasn't until the age of 3 or so that I realize there was a second story to the home. And now when I returned this summer it is apparently a barbershop, I went to get a haircut but no one was there, and...
    Ifixedtheclock Ifixedtheclock 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 12

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    Back When I Was A Kid...

    Back when I was a kid, i took a lot of things for granted. My parents, My Pets, My Friends, and My home. It truly never occured to me back then that one day they'd be gone.It's really only the last ten years or so that i've become this reflective on things past. most notably the...
    Darpinian Darpinian 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 6, 2012

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    Although I was 2 small 2 reeeeaaally remember,

    what I do remember is that I almost burned it down...if that isn't love, idk what is!!!
    pyeito pyeito 31-35, M May 7

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    999 Winthrop Ave

    i loved that house ,that life i had both my mom and dad a baby sister a  dog a creepy attic it was great when my mom passed i left ,that life and that house was gone...... :(
    LoveISHateHateISLove LoveISHateHateISLove 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 28, 2011

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    I moved out a few days ago from the house I

    lived for 6 years. Might not seem a lot but thats where I spent some very important moments in my life. Im 15 btw. I hated where I lived, the country, not my house. I loved my house and my life there. It was a big house, as it was for my parents, brother, dog, my "baby-sitter...
    bob479 bob479 13-15, M 2 Responses Jul 11

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    I was a very smiley happy child all the time and I loved animals, but things changed as I got older I miss my childhood:/
    LightenSky LightenSky 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 13

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    There's so much that I missed out On growing up. When people ask me if I remembered that one show or movie or song or actor/actress from long ago I'm dumbfounded. 95% of what they...
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F Jul 3

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    Days like tense make me really miss my home.. I miss the peace and quiet of the woods and my family the most. A part of my wants to go back, the other part of me knows that that is...
    JaidIsAWildflower JaidIsAWildflower 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I miss my home town new Jersey its mad boring here on North Carolina the worst and most boring state ever you need a car for everything the people also suck there mad stupid and...
    Crazybunny101 Crazybunny101 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I moved out last year and I miss my home so much. I am only living away because I got a flat with my friend but she's away all the time visiting her boyfriend so I'm left alone for...
    djps djps 18-21, F Jul 8

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    Before people start saying, "stop being a home wrecker", let me explain. My best friend in high school of whom she and I have had shared intimate feelings went to the same...
    iambookfort iambookfort 18-21 1 hr ago

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    Me and my brother have been close our whole lives. We've moved a lot, our parents were in a wreck, we had to spend hours and hours together for years. My brother has recently got...
    HarlieMarie HarlieMarie 13-15, F 16 hrs ago

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    I had my first crush back in the year 2002 (omg :-) its a decade ago), she was my same neighborhood, same school and everything, it all started in the 7th standard. She...
    Anirudhbasutkar Anirudhbasutkar 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 28

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    I remember I was 7 or 8 or even younger. I was playing show and tell. My nephews was in the audience. I was standing on this bench/table. I forgot what I was showing off. I...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I can't stop thinking about going back home and chilling on the bed with my dog. She's my little lazy cotton ball.
    SuperWomanFly SuperWomanFly 22-25, F 5 hrs ago

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    I COULDN'T LEAVE MY MUM: It was in summer 1981, I was 12. I was at home with my three older sisters.. At about 7pm my mum came through the front door.. I still can see her in my...
    Sorrentina Sorrentina 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    I miss her because she was my best friend. I could tell her anything. She was there for me. She did everything for me. I just miss her, I miss the way she loved me with everything...
    Atromitos Atromitos 31-35 11 hrs ago

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    I miss you, Dad. I miss you every day, but today most of all. I remember you every day, but right now I'd give anything to be able to pick up the phone and talk to you once more...
    morganonnet2 morganonnet2 51-55, M 3 Responses Jul 11

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    I am 47 YO, and most of my adult life, I have struggled to find meaning, and make meaningful connections, with others. Even struggled to maintain good healthy relationship with my...
    Shinesaathlove Shinesaathlove 46-50, M 4 Responses Jul 1

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    Before I go into detail about what's been happening to me, I want to give some background of my childhood. My parents got divorced when I was 6 and my brother was 4. During the...
    sugarrmagnolia sugarrmagnolia 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    At the age of 8 I was removed from my home. I was forced to move in with my Aunt who I never got along with. She was my evil step mom from the start. Well yesterday I got to see my...
    JayKnotz JayKnotz 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    It will be three weeks on Thrusday that's he's been locked up, and we still don't know his sentencing, hopefully we find out Thursday at his hearing. But some days I'm fine, I miss...
    FakeRedheadgirl FakeRedheadgirl 16-17, F 9 hrs ago

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    Him.... I met him January of this year. When I first met him, I really didn't "feel" anything for him nor was I attracted to him. But why, why did I miss him after ? Why did he...
    islanderg1rL islanderg1rL 22-25, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    My child hood was a living hell...for me I was born in Hong Kong and my first home was a filthy uncomfortable house. Then I spent my years as a toddler and little kid in a house...
    Miserablechildhood Miserablechildhood 13-15, M Jun 28

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    Its been 24 years now.I have had a good life,but what i miss the most of all these years now is my childhood. Especially early teenage,it was so much fun riding bicycles,walking...
    certifiednaughtyness certifiednaughtyness 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 17

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    this is me. damaged, broken me. there nothing special about me, im just an average women trying to muddle through life with ease. i was always a 'strange' child according to people...
    littlemiss052014 littlemiss052014 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 3

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    Her name is Hanna. We went out for 3 and a half years. It's been 2 years now with other females which I don't see myself with for a long period. Hanna and I did everything together...
    Cossie227 Cossie227 16-17, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I hate being up at 4 in the morning just thinking about your eyes and your smile. I hate missing you. Why can't everything just be the way they were before. I miss what we had...
    candyfreak28 candyfreak28 13-15, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    So one of my friends passed away over a month ago, and I still think about him everyday. And the weird thing is, I haven't really cried about it yet. It's like my tears are stuck...
    beoneofakind beoneofakind 16-17, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I miss my dad very much, he'll be gone 30 years this November but I still miss him a lot.
    DawnR59 DawnR59 51-55, T 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I miss him but i shouldnt miss him anymore since i think he didnt really like me but i thought he did but after we broke up i thought about it and have to move on
    shonna10 shonna10 13-15, F 1 Response 22 mins ago

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    Sometimes, yes I do. It's like when everything was just so simple, carefree and just happy days. My childhood was a happy one: I grew up in a pretty big extended family, one big...
    BakerQueen14 BakerQueen14 22-25, F Jul 2

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    Dear mom, Like every normal girl, I was excited about marriage right from my childhood days. I never thought beyond the time that I would spend happily with my prince charming...
    poisonlady poisonlady 31-35, F 11 Responses Jul 18

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    Well umm don't know how to start, but I am currently happily married 27 and still think about my childhood crush. We met when I was 8 we were in the same school / grade but not...
    indigo1987 indigo1987 26-30, F a week ago

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    My best friend since childhood moved away in February. She moved to NYC! I miss her so much! You rarely ever find someone you can argue with and turn around and love them even more...
    marcillia marcillia 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    The innocence and carelessness.. The spirit of eternal childhood... I miss being that kid who did not give a damn about complexities in life... Who only cared about grades, tv...
    maleficent08 maleficent08 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 29

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    I remember we were playing hide and seek on the garden we were laughing and trying to catch butterflies! =) There was a man that mad at me because of I running on the grass =) I...
    Jaqiem Jaqiem 16-17 Jul 15

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    My boyfriend (slashfiance) works out of town a lot. He just has one of those jobs. He works for a communication company, and he's one of the electricians that has to go and fix a...
    Kryzta Kryzta 26-30, F Jul 16

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    BEEN AWAY for almost a year now. I miss my parents. I miss my dad's cooking. I miss manning the kitchen and he tells me what to do step by step on how to cook. I miss washing the...
    iamnotshy iamnotshy 22-25 5 days ago

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    About 5 months ago, me and my boyfriend broke up. I am over him for the most part but lately, I think about our old times. Not necessarily the relationship part but the friendship...
    uhtobehonest uhtobehonest 16-17, F 16 hrs ago

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    I used to have a friend who I had a crush on. We had a long-distance friendship, and ever since I told him I liked him, he's been ignoring me. Blocked me on skype and steam, and...
    GlassRabbit GlassRabbit 13-15, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago