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I Miss My Childhood Home

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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 Jan 12, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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, 2014

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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 May 7, 2014

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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 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 11, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    Please come back... I miss seeing your smile, your happiness, your love. I miss seeing you sitting in front of the door waiting for food. I miss having you cuddled up with me when...
    ishigo ishigo 16-17, M 1 Response 26 mins ago

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    They were the best days, I used to play outside with my friends till 2 in da morning, I used to go to abandoned houses and make up stories about ghost, we used to destroy neighbor...
    collegegirl20 collegegirl20 22-25, F 15 hrs ago

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    My mommys gone for 2 weeks she left 10 minutes ago I miss her already :'( I miss her so much knowing I won't see her for 2 weeks and I will get a text once in a while. But I think...
    Smurfette1 Smurfette1 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I feel like I'm missing something. I want to go home, and I am home! I have lived here for last 4 years by myself, but yet I have an uneasy feeling,that this is not where I should...
    Susiedisney Susiedisney 56-60, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Home for me is Kansas City, Missouri. A long way from where I live. I have family there who I'm very close to. They feel more like family to me than my immediate family. I miss...
    BroadwayDreamer16 BroadwayDreamer16 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    When I was child my hands have hurt and caused pain to a lot of people and I enjoyed it my mom always called me evil and I smiled and said thank you. I love when people call me...
    Demon6666 Demon6666 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    My dog was my bff and my childhood when i lost her i lost my childhood
    Br7781 Br7781 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I loss my partner last june 19, 2015 i really miss him so much, we're going to celebrate our 1st anniversary this coming July 12 . i really feel the pain when she left me. She was...
    dadamie dadamie 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    Dear brother, I miss you, 3-5 yrs fml, sh*t man.. I have no one now, all alone in this f*cked up world. No one to accept me for the true me and never judge, no one to sit and talk...
    xxAriDollxx xxAriDollxx 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    Hello, I'm looking for some guidance but also trying to give a heads up of sorts to us ladies who give our hearts to the men who join the Marines. I had been with my boyfriend for...
    lmoore12 lmoore12 18-21, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    Hello, I'm looking for some guidance but also trying to give a heads up of sorts to us ladies who give our hearts to the men who join the Marines. I had been with my boyfriend for...
    lmoore12 lmoore12 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I was given a name after my grandfather that passed away not too long ago and still regret about the things that I have not done much for him. To start off with my story, my...
    YourNormalGuy YourNormalGuy 22-25 6 days ago

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    As it gets closer to my fiance being home I have been really irritable. I have keep my self put together during the day and at night I fall apart. I lay in bed for hours crying and...
    SlimsB SlimsB 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I miss having that person to talk to mornings, noon, and nights. i miss my confidant. I'm feeling now alone than ever. I miss feeling connected with someone and being in a...
    SelfishShellfish SelfishShellfish 36-40, F Jun 27

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    You really can’t go home again.I’m in my small apartment, a little drunk... *maybe* a little lonely. Looking at photos my Dad sent of the newest renovations that...
    drfate drfate 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    I had an ex that had a huge impact on my life so naturally when we broke up, it hit me hard. At first I was really sad and heartbroken but after a while, I started going on dates...
    DIFTWR DIFTWR 18-21 Jun 27

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    He goes to court tomorrow please keep him in ur prayers states on board for him to come home pray that county lets him come home to me I miss him!!! He did 15 months until jan went...
    msleesha07 msleesha07 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 25

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    We go to the wet market together. You always ask me to wait for you at the stone seat while you go in to buy the fish, meat and vegetables. Then, you always bring me to eat our...
    novembermoon novembermoon 41-45, F 3 Responses Jun 25

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    I get so jealous. So jealous to see all the happy couples and everyone going on about their life...and then theres me. Can barely hold a smile for 5 seconds without crying. Its...
    ForeverMyAlwaysREH3 ForeverMyAlwaysREH3 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    We're not married in the eyes of the law, but that's only a bit of paper. He works offshore on an oil rig and I miss him terribly when he's away. When he's home, we have a kind of...
    LadySylvia LadySylvia 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    Tonight I cant sleep and so I'm watching movies. Well I picked the wrong movie. I am watching man of the house with Tommy Lee Jones. Well the setting is in Texas and has Texas...
    SlimsB SlimsB 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    Wasted my childhood being a nerd and being a good kid.
    LoganSurfing LoganSurfing 18-21, M 2 Responses Jun 23

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    Ever since I was about 4 or 5 Child Protective Services (CPS) had been called in on my family on an almost weekly basis, many of those calls being from extended family members. I...
    ScarletteTranevel ScarletteTranevel 22-25, F Jun 23

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    ..eventhough he not just once told me that I was so hard headed and stubborn, that he regret having me and he should have killed me when I was a baby, I still miss him and wishing...
    IchirinNoHana IchirinNoHana 22-25, F Jun 23

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    I miss him like crazy and I am so tired of my sister rubbing it in my face that she gets yo see and talk to her fiance everyday. She takes so many things that he does for her for...
    SlimsB SlimsB 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 22

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    .. I feel homesick it was eversince I was young, but it didn't really bother me back then now I came into a realization that I want to go home but I don't know where It is, a while...
    franchezca franchezca 13-15, F Jun 22

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    In recent times i had a memory pop up out if nowhere. It was completely out of the blue! I had actually forgotten about it but it was extremely traumatic in nature considering. I...
    flyingblossom flyingblossom 26-30, F Jun 22

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    Being home schooled has advantages and disadvantages. In my opinion, being home schooled out weighs going to public school. My mother was my mentor and a great teacher. She was...
    collegecomputerwiz collegecomputerwiz 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    I wonder if you see me now, us, our current situation. I always thought if you would still fetch me from work to home or vice versa. Do you know the thing that I miss about you...
    msj02 msj02 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 20

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    Being a single dad can be brutal. I miss my kids tonight..coming home to an empty house ...power rangers on the couch...rainbowdash and applejack ponies under the coffee table with...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 41-45, M 6 Responses Jun 19

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