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I Missed Out On So Many Things Growing Up

I missed them then, and sometimes I feel the void thats where the memorys should be. 250 People

    What Didn't I Miss - Missed having friends living in the middle of nowhere then no one wanted to be around me Think i have ridden carnival rides twice in my life Had 1 sleep over...
    tulick tulick 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 31, 2008

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    I Didn't Go to College ... - I didn't go to college when I was younger, I  feel that I missed out on that.  I also think I  missed out on a lot because of how my...
    evilkittymew evilkittymew 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 30, 2009

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    Missing Things - I miss out on a lot while growing up I always cared of not hurting my mothers feelings so I stayed home watched my little sister cooked cleaned and I missed out...
    Hatelife89 Hatelife89 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2011

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    Very Much Older Parents - I had older parents so was treated like a shorter version of the age of my brothers I missed out on having friends to go out and play with- very quiet...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 30, 2008

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    ... - not having a proper family with a grandma and grandad and aunties and uncles is what i dislike most about my childhood.
    armourlove armourlove 18-21, F Oct 30, 2010

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    I Did - Due to the fact that my mother was an alcoholic and I was the one taking care of her while dad worked.  I also had 2 younger siblings to look after.  I didn't really have...
    RagingSkillet RagingSkillet 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 13, 2011

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    Yes, I Did! - My birth was a traumatic one... not for me, apparently! But, it scared the crap out of my mother. She nearly lost me to fibroid tumors. But, I fought and survived...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 13, 2009

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    I Don't Think It's Exactly a Bad Thing.... - I grew up very sheltered by my parents in rural town, U.S.A. In fact, I lived in the country and only made it to town on school days by...
    SavingMissy SavingMissy 36-40, F Sep 18, 2008

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    I Have Never Been On A Real Date :( - When I was growing up, I lived a pretty good and satisfying life. No worries whatsoever came into my life.I became mature - I meet all these...
    FaroesePearl FaroesePearl 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 13, 2011

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    Just Somethings I Never Did Or Had Growing Up And Still Havent Done - I never had a birthday party I never went to spring break I never went on a date with a girl I never kissed a...
    THEINSIDER20 THEINSIDER20 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 25, 2013

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    I Grew Up Isolated - It was pretty much entirely by choice: I made it impossible for my mother to keep me in school. I hated how alienated I felt there, and decided I'd rather be...
    Aerakyla Aerakyla 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 3, 2013

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