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    A Lot of Things In Childhood

    I never experienced the whole excitement of waiting for Santa. My parents never told me about Santa. I found out about the jolly man through books, xmas cards, teachers and friends. We did have a chimney, but it was blocked up, so I thought that was the reason why Santa never...
    BowsAndBones BowsAndBones 16-18, F 2 Responses Oct 1, 2007

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    Kind of Too Painful For Details

    i am not going to dive into this with great details because its one of those topics that strike a cord. i have only partial custody of both my children and i miss out on a whole lot of their lives, I have so many regrets.....
    sweetstacey sweetstacey 26-30, F Aug 7, 2008

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    Look What Happens.

    So before we take this road, before you change my mind, fill my heart with hope, help me to believe this time. I’ve been torn apart, desperately try to find a way back to my heart, so i can love again.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 3, 2009

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    I See It Everywhere..

    I missed out on so many things it felt like I wasn't enough for anyone...  I missed out on having many people to hang out with, many friends to talk to.. I missed out on love, I missed out on working experience, I missed out on being social altogether... I am not totally...
    amejad amejad 22-25, F Jan 28, 2011

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    I dated a guy for all of college and would go home every weekend to spend time with him instead of staying at my school and making college friends. I love going out and socializing...
    Love1992xo Love1992xo 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 21

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    Last night I was offered 3 guys for all my intimate needs. And I turned it down. Ahhhhhhh whyyyyyyyyyyyyy???? Like, realistically, I'd be in a world of hurt today. But it's a...
    prettyprude prettyprude 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    It's not normally something I think about but a friend's recent Facebook post about memories made me sad. I spent my teen years battling eating disorders, doing drugs and...
    FreedomtoFly FreedomtoFly 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I missed you today. I missed laying on your chest, feeling your skin and hearing your heart beat. I missed your arms around me, keeping my safe. I will always miss you and will...
    CharleighBrazil CharleighBrazil 16-17, F Mar 24

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    I was lying on the grass on sunday morning of last week Indulging in my self defeats My mind was thugged, all laced and bugged, all twisted round and beat Uncomfortable three feet...
    KortneeAnne KortneeAnne 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    Keep in mind this was about 5 years ago. There was a guy that I would see almost everyday when I would drop my son at his daycare. This guy would always smile at me and open the...
    MyCrazyLife63 MyCrazyLife63 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    I didn't really mention to anyone that I had some life stuff to do, and I left EP for a little bit. But now things are slowing back down and I have time for more of my social...
    LillyRaven LillyRaven 22-25, F Apr 13

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    Hello everyone, I am a 21 year old married man. Until now my wife (21 years old as well) and I have been living in our house which we bought 5 months ago. We have been having...
    jbp1992 jbp1992 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 12

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    I spent most of my life outside or pining to be outside. The tree in my backyard is more familiar than the walls of my bedroom. The woods were always better than any playground or...
    BleedingOrchids BleedingOrchids 13-15, F Apr 5

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    My depression meant that I missed loads of lectures and tutorials, which means I don't feel prepared for my exams at all. Now I have an email saying because my attendance wasn't...
    anon1995 anon1995 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    Have you ever ran across someone you thought that that person would make a good friend? Whether it's the opposite sex or not, you find it hard to approach to them and strike a...
    XXXPOT XXXPOT 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    here's the thing, some of u might remember that i'm a 17teen year old girl in love with a 40 year old man. its been a one year long relationship. the last time he called was the...
    jumanah jumanah 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    Things happen for a reason this I know.. But I cannot help but feel that today due to unforeseen circumstances that I am missing something that could have had potential to be a...
    Jerseygirl72 Jerseygirl72 41-45 1 Response Apr 11

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    I'm off out to meet some friends for a bank holiday catch up :) Love being out and about as Lucy. Today I'm wearing a nice black dress, 40 denier black tights and nude heels. I...
    LucyTG LucyTG 26-30, T 56 mins ago

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    Why is everyone getting pregnant, engaged, and married these days? My last three ex-girlfriends have had 2 kids already (yes, all 3 of them) and two of them have been married and...
    adhane05 adhane05 22-25, M 3 hrs ago

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    and I will keep my crazy self here, hopefully not anywhere near him... I am irrational... I think things that are not true... I explode them in my head too... they seem so hurtful...
    WendyBlabs WendyBlabs 36-40, F Mar 31

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    Well hi! I'm 17, a girl, and I am bisexual. My attraction to males/females has never been equal; I've been through stages where I've fancied guys more, and currently I fancy girls...
    TheBratPrince TheBratPrince 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    I love to go out dressed as a woman. I wish I could do it every single day! Every year, my wife asks me what I want for my birthday. As my birthday is just a couple of weeks...
    SweetRhonda SweetRhonda 51-55, T 7 Responses 2 days ago

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    Nathan: Multiple times during my young life, I have dated people who turned out to be crazy... And if they weren't crazy during the course of our relationship, they inevitably...
    Lullacus Lullacus 18-21, F 4 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    Not a very interesting coming out story, but here it is. So a few weeks after me and my girlfriend got together I felt the need to spill it to someone. I decided to tell one of my...
    kels789 kels789 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    I told my parents I was gay when I was 16. I grew up in a very Mormon household so it didn't go over well. My mom told me she couldn't deal with me going to hell, and my dad...
    mybonerandme mybonerandme 18-21, M 5 Responses Mar 21

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    A car pulling out of a parking space almost hit my car today and I honked numerous times at the guy. This thuggish looking dude get's out of his car and starts cursing me out like...
    calone00 calone00 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    2 Jared Padelickis. I had a dream last night where I had this suggestion given to me. I had been contemplating the ressurection. The bible talks about the ressurection. It...
    TheTristman TheTristman 26-30, M Mar 23

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    3 years ago I was a wreck. From the constant years of bulling, teasing and hate. I grew and developed a deep inner hatred for myself. An insecurity that could not be diminished, I...
    paronari paronari 22-25, F Mar 23

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    i zone out easy, when i zone out i go to my happy place. i normally zone out during class, while i'm talking to friends, watching a movie, sometimes out of nowhere, but mostly when...
    shawny97 shawny97 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    Life is full of surprises, irony and twists, and one night at work I had one in mine. A few years ago after a satisfying Easter dinner with my family, I set off for an overtime...
    Justint2014 Justint2014 31-35, M Mar 24

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    Sometimes I wonder, what I could possibly be, if I am a complete outcast to this world filled with humans. They make me feel unhuman, so what the hell am I? Most say I could...
    MythicalSecret MythicalSecret 18-21, F Mar 24

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    It happened when I was 14 - probably only me second time drinking out. It was a weekday and I had skipped class with my best friend, Alexis. We went to probably the most underrated...
    xxxrina xxxrina 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 24

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    I understand where you are. Stress can cloud your mind, blind you for seeing and focusing. Stress many time make you do things which you don't want to do but don't see a way out...
    aspanker43232 aspanker43232 61-65, M Mar 24

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    March 25. Letting Go of Worry. What if we knew for certain that everything we're worried about today will work out fine? What if . . . we had a guarantee that the problem...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    The day I found out my first love died, I didn't believe it. We were both still in high school, though he wasn't attending anymore, and it just seemed so unreal to me. It took me a...
    MichiganGirl420 MichiganGirl420 18-21, F Mar 25

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    He's a great guy, but I am a very verbal person and fairly intuitive about other people's feelings and needs. He can go days without hardly saying two words to anyone and he is...
    CaptainXeno CaptainXeno 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    Showering outdoors is great fun... I've had many opportunities to do that all my life. I live in the Florida Keys and an outdoor shower here is almost a necessity. Nothing feels...
    KeyMann KeyMann 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 26

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    This story is about the first Person I ever came out to. So once apon a time a long time ago there was this girl, well not really a long time ago, maby a year but hey its a teenage...
    Gunter96 Gunter96 16-17, M Mar 26

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    When I was a kid, I couldn't wait to grow up, have a family and live life. Those dreams stopped when I was 7. I was sexually assaulted one day when I was 7. Later on that year and...
    gr8love gr8love 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    It's more like I was forced out of college. I made the mistake of going to a large university right off the bat for the diversity in its course offerings. Because I needed to work...
    glassbox27 glassbox27 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I knew I like the ladies at an early age. I hid it for 32 years. Through my catholic grade school years, public high school, and even through my college years. I wasn't questioned...
    TheCunylinguist TheCunylinguist 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 26

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    When I'm Gone - I found out that a bunch of my friends, had a sleepover and I was the only person who wasn't invited..Heck, I didn't even know they HAD a sleepover until someone...
    jadetheloner jadetheloner 16-17, F Mar 27

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    this happened when I was 6 years old one day me and my 2 friends were at day care when we asked if only we could outside in the backyard and go in the (vary small) pool. the...
    boynudist13 boynudist13 70+, M Mar 27

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    I love being on things outside. Ever since I was young I have always enjoyed peeing on objects outside. I love the splashing sound it makes. Plastics are the funniest to pee on as...
    splashy34 splashy34 26-30, M 5 Responses Mar 28

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    For me working out is an outlet when I'm having bad days I push myself even harder. Not only does it relieve tension but I can work on my body while doing it. Today we had boot...
    nottheaveragegirl nottheaveragegirl 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I admit it - I like to cross-dress. Sometimes, I would put something on, and just for a bit of a rush, take a quick walk around the outside of the house (either from the front door...
    KatieTreat KatieTreat 51-55, T 1 Response Mar 28

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    I have a very low confidence in myself so I hated communicating with people. I love hanging out with people but I hate going out to see people. That's a problem of me. I'm afraid...
    Planetweird Planetweird 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    Yes, I've always liked kissing/making out. A guy's lips against mine is a good feeling. But I'm curious guys and girls: do any of you think that making out is gross? I know a girl...
    twisteduniverse twisteduniverse 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 29

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    It's been 2 days now, and I'm in one of the strangest states ever! I'm so drained out of energy that it takes me such great effort to do anything at all. I'm sleeping at my usual...
    Soligem Soligem 18-21 Mar 29

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    I don't understand the general idea of going out. Or maybe it's some people who don't understand that going out is not for everyone and it's not a crucial element of a human's life...
    ListenerTalker ListenerTalker 22-25, F 7 Responses Mar 30

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    This pretty much describes what happened yesterday. Me and this girl that I used to go to Elementary School with have been talking for a solid 3 weeks now. I learned alot about her...
    TheMasterMan1 TheMasterMan1 13-15, M 3 Responses Mar 30

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