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I Miss the 70s

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    The Best Of Times

    Do you remember when a loaf of bread was under a dollar? Orange, brown and yellow were the "it" colors? Disco was alive and well, and we didn't know what the 80's held for us? It was a really exciting time for many of us who were lucky enough to experience it! Lots of folks only...
    forever79 forever79 41-45 1 Response Oct 11, 2012

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    Yep, Miss The 70's

    Born In 1962. Graduated 1981. The 70's were a time that was somewhat between past and inventing the future. Computer tech was kind of a mystery, yet it was really coming to fruition. The music and art of the time was always searching for the cutting edge, even if it was...
    skoorb1 skoorb1 46-50 Dec 19, 2012

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    Young As I Was, I Remember Them Fondly

    Lately, while doing housework, I have been listening to audio clips of radio talk-shows from  1970-76, complete with commercials and news reports, and just get taken back in time.I turned 10 in the late autumn of 1979, and the '70s was a great decade in which to be nurtured...
    londdragon londdragon 41-45, M Jun 22, 2011

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    It Was An Exciting Time!

    I was born in 1970 and as the decade progressed I have so many memories. In many ways I feel fortunate to have been a child in the 70s and a teen in the 80s. There are so many things I miss. The 70s get a bad rap and I don't understand why. The music (in spite of a lot of one-hit...
    rimbaud1970 rimbaud1970 36-40, M 2 Responses Oct 12, 2009

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    I'm Stuck In The 70s & I Want To Go Back

    I was born in 1968 and I miss everything about the 70s, the "good old days." I miss the music, the hippies (my mother was so beautiful), the world before computers, iPads and cell phones! I miss "Happy Days", "Welcome Back Kotter", "Laverne and Shirley", "The Jeffersons", "All...
    michaelwsf michaelwsf 41-45, M 5 Responses Jun 13, 2012

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    I Wish I Was A Teen In The 70's

    I was born in 1970, so all of my memories of, IMO, the greatest decade ever, are through the eyes of a child. Whenever I watch an old movie (I watch tons of 70's cinema) or listen to classic rock (I've been to every KISS concert since 1979), I get a fuzzy feeling in my belly. My...
    FlamingYouth FlamingYouth 41-45, M Nov 18, 2012

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    Days That Once Were

    Rock and roll radioLPs skippingFonzie's thumbs upFarrah's hair flippingDisco at Studio 54School House Rock songsGolden days of SNLand Cheech and ChongMetal lunch boxesand dials on phones8 Track tapesET Phoning homeLeisure suits galoreand tight bell bottom jeansMuscle cars...
    GentlemanBeast GentlemanBeast 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 6, 2013

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    70s Were The Best Era

    Even though I was just a kid in the 70s I really miss everything about it. People were friendlier, I remember walking down the street and strangers said hi to each other.  The music was amazing, so much diversity from light hearted and happy sounding rock songs to crazy...
    Csparkly Csparkly 41-45, F 7 Responses May 23, 2011

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    I Missed The 70's In The Worst Way,

    I wasn't born till 76 so I was still in diapers and being pottie trained...really wished I experienced that decade...I love the music, the laid back atmosphere, the free love...but really I don't know. Maybe the time I did grow up was better, you always want what you can't have...
    jcue1976 jcue1976 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 18, 2011

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    High School

    they didnt call it HIGH school for nothing in the 70s. I am a bicentinial graduate drove a 68 camaro, yes kids muscle cars were cheap and plentifull, gas was 50 cents a gallon and congress gave me a raise from 1.60 per hr to 1.65. How could we possibly have any found memories.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 6, 2012

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    I do miss her very much. I hope she knows that
    boulderdog boulderdog 51-55, M 19 mins ago

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    I miss my dad today he would have been 84. I miss him so much. I remember all the fun things we did together he lived a good life can't wait to see him again.
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    I miss you mum. There is no one in the world I love more. You can never be replaced. I will see you again one day. X.
    Gumba1000 Gumba1000 26-30, M 3 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I miss the old me tbh, like in the cover pic that's me when i was little. I was the cutest kid everrrrr (my opinion I think I was adorable) I was always sososo happy, my mom tells...
    emilywats1 emilywats1 13-15, F 14 hrs ago

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    DON'T MIND ME. Just sitting up at five in the morning. Missing my main. No biggie. 😕
    Apostasies Apostasies 18-21, F 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    I could spend hours in the office. I love my job, I'm good at what I'm doing, I love the fact that my bosses trust me with whatever tasks they throw at me. After I met you, things...
    raiee raiee 26-30 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    He didnt deserve to die...not at all. But he did, and I miss him so much. He was only 14!! Why? I ask that everyday. Along with, "why didn't I try harder?" So, here's what...
    SeReNiTyGiRl111 SeReNiTyGiRl111 13-15, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    It all kinda happened really fast he was really far away literally 2or 3 states away he was hiking and ended up falling 40ft off a cliff and landed head 1st. He was 21 he would've...
    Katesdonthate Katesdonthate 16-17, F 18 hrs ago

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    Sometimes I sit in my balcony and just stare out, hoping to see you . When I do it's the most bittersweet feeling in the world. How could you forget everything we had from one day...
    Anchoredheart1 Anchoredheart1 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I miss you for the first time in a long time. I don't miss the idea of us and the many idle day dreams and lose pages of thoughts I call our story. I do not miss the man I wanted...
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Ugh. So basically today, my boyfriend left to go on holiday :) He left his home at 3am. And by the looks of it, I think you realise that I was upset. A LOT. So, his parents...
    Notification Notification 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I miss him because he doesnt text back. I miss him because he dont call me. I miss him because today its been 2 weeks without seeing him. And im a thinker. And i always think of...
    lailalessard lailalessard 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I miss you, I do I don't know where to look for you I don't know why i feel this way I don't understand how it happened How we happened I miss you, I do You told me things You...
    rb47 rb47 36-40, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I miss her really bad tonight. She was my lover and my best friend but unfortunately you can't keep one without the other. Something good has happened in my life and I just want to...
    RedefiningLife RedefiningLife 36-40, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Dear Sonnenschein,I miss you...I love you so much and I think about you every day...But no amount of apologising can excuse what I did...And I won't apologise for it....Love, your...
    ForeverOnMyGuard ForeverOnMyGuard 16-17, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I still think about you from time to time.I miss how i could tell you anything,i could be completely honest with you.How i could trust you,i miss that a lot,I miss you listening to...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm missing my girlfriend so so much, she hadn't even been gone long but I miss her. We spent like the whole day together but the moment she's gone I start missing her, missing the...
    xxSatansDemonxx xxSatansDemonxx 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    today as I was going through pictures on Facebook making a photo book for my daughter, I saw you in a few of the pictures. it's been 3 weeks since I walked out bc I had to. you...
    smashmouth4eva smashmouth4eva 31-35, F a week ago

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    Dear honey, Do you know that I miss you very much? I miss the times that we had spend together, the time when we text each other, all day and night, we laugh at our silly jokes...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 23

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    I wonder if he misses me? Who am I kidding? I know he doesn't miss me. I sure do miss him though. I miss him like crazy and I only hope he misses me.
    laurenzerbe laurenzerbe 16-17, F Jul 22

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    Actually, I miss two somebodies. And I miss them for distinctly different reasons. The relationships we establish on EP are real. They may be unorthodox and difficult to...
    Some1umayNo Some1umayNo 46-50, M Jul 22

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    I miss you more than words can say! I miss you more than my heart can take! I miss you more than my mind can think! I miss you deeper than my soul can reach! I miss your voice...
    AngeleyesUponU AngeleyesUponU 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 19

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    I miss how things were in the beginning. How you couldn't wait to text or talk to me. How you missed me when we couldn't text cause one or the other was at work. I miss the all...
    saram1985 saram1985 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 19

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    I do miss someone very much, we use to be AMAZING friends and he just sort of disappeared and it really sucks. Sadly we were online friends, and I never knew his last name, I had...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 18

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    The puppy dog picture for this group is just too cute. Cute and sad. I'm probably just like that. I miss using words like honey, baby, sweetie... I miss tender touches and sweet...
    Sinjintiger Sinjintiger 41-45, M Jul 17

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    I miss you so much, Shan. I'm going to miss you every day for the rest of my life. I still think about you each day and what you would be up to if you were still here. It's hard...
    Jennifer337 Jennifer337 31-35, T Jul 17

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    I never thought I could meet someone who could break through all my barriers and make me feel so much love. We're not even together anymore but I miss him everyday. He hates me but...
    soulfulmuse soulfulmuse 18-21, F Jul 16

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    I hate myself for missing her... We used to talk almost every night. We knew each other's hearts so very well. We sent each other music to listen, art to look at, I would write...
    Personalstories Personalstories 18-21, M 4 Responses Jul 16

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    I miss him but I don't think he misses me as much as I miss him. Anyone have any ideas on how I can get him to miss me lol. I texted him and told him I wanted him but he hasn't...
    Nicole1334 Nicole1334 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I miss you on so many levels. I just shake my head at myself for allowing these thoughts to escape my head out here. But, I fear, if you do not know you are loved, or missed, by...
    MsRebel MsRebel 31-35, F Jul 16

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    Although he's alive, healthy and well, I miss him. I miss the closeness we once shared. I miss the times we would text and say "I love you" every time we talked. I miss the...
    CandyCrushers CandyCrushers 36-40, F Jul 14

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    I miss them.. I miss our conversations.. I miss it all... every word.. every emotion.. everything... not a day goes by that I don't think about what could have been...
    imaflower imaflower 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 14

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