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I Nearly Died

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    Death Has Crept Close Many Times

     if you read my stories,you know.when i was a baby,i turned blue,my parents took me to the dr.they didn`t find anything.so,i went home.still blue and stayed that way for another two days.they carried me back everyday but the drs sent me home.frustrated,mt dad held me by my...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 2 Responses Aug 9, 2009

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    It feels like ages ago

    but I can still remember the day vividly. I was 8 years old, never had any serious health problems before and didn't have anything like that ever again. So I was at home and out of nowhere I got an asthmatic attack, that's what my doctor called it, I couldn't breath right, my...
    kg04 kg04 22-25, M May 21, 2014

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    Whooping Cough

    When I was very young, I caught whooping cough and it nearly killed me. My mum took me to the doctors because of my bad cough and she told my mum that I just had a little cough and to stop worrying. My lips started to turn blue and the cough worsened so my mum took me back to the...
    LittleMissLucky LittleMissLucky 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 4, 2011

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    Yesterday, part of me really wanted to give in

    to my depression! Yesterday, I still worked a shift, but was determined to go home and end my life! I cried, stared and sweated my way through! Had a good nights sleep and feel 'ok' Very very scary!
    sarbob22 sarbob22 31-35, F Jan 17

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    Ran For My Life

    Me and a few friends were at a park on the edge of a forest at around 8:30 pm then the most violent gang in the area carrying knives rounds the corner we all got worried and ran but they had bikes we were all sprinting away when we came to a fork in the middle of the forest we...
    jamesw111 jamesw111 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 2, 2012

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    When I was little I fell off the bed on to a

    window and broke my head really badly I needed surgery and stuff and I remeber that horrible pain that was like when I was 4 I'm sure. I know it's like impossible to break your head on a window, I'm stupid ok?
    Emoheartbroken Emoheartbroken 13-15, F Sep 24, 2014

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    The Day I Nearly Died

    One day I was at school with Katie walking around the place bored then we just saw a guy in a black hood and katie screamed its an assassin! And he started running towards us when he reached us he stabed me... I woke up in hospital with katie next to me... All I remember...
    Cooldude23419 Cooldude23419 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 14, 2012

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    Its A Story

    i was run over when i was 18,my fault 4 being drunk but i broke several bones,was unconcious 4sum time,tho im hazy bout how long i had a cathiter inserted,thats fun i can tell u i couldnt walk 4 2wks+was bed bound and had 2 have my sister cutting my food 4me 4a month but i have...
    spencerried spencerried 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 3, 2010

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    The Car Crash

    I was 12 years old coming back from wales on the motorway with my grandad , we were going around 70-75mph on a lane and a car pulled infront of us without indication. We smashed into the back of them and was spinning out of control fro ages and ages. We hit the barrier...
    EpicKane EpicKane 13-15, M Nov 18, 2012

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    Traumatic Brain Injury ? I Wouldnt Wish It On My Worst Enemy

    Well....there I was working hard and making some good money. The next thing I know is that I'm coming out of a month long coma. 26 may 2010. Nearly 2 years later and I'm still being told that parts of my job are no Longer available for me due to my previous head injury. I still...
    Mattevo Mattevo 31-35 2 Responses Feb 16, 2012

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    Plane Crash

    well, 2 years ago when i was 11, i was involved in a plane crash, heres what happend, 2009 - i cant exactly remember where we went at this moment in time but heres what i remember...
    ineedhelpcoping ineedhelpcoping 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 30, 2011

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    I Was Told I Nearly Died As A Baby

    from whooping cough... my mum had to hold me by the feet over a croupe lamp and I would cough and cough and cough turning blue and choking  and scoop out the Flem I coughed up with her finger out of my throat...  whooping cough still kills babies and damages their lungs...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F Nov 14, 2011

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    Sids

    when i was born i was premature and the doctors said that my parents needed to watch out for SIDS.many time i almost did but my mom slept with me on her chest for a long time just in case i ever stopped breathing she would sense it.one time my mom decided i would be able to sleep...
    cantbreakfree cantbreakfree 18-21, F 13 Responses Mar 4, 2011

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    So No One Can Tell Me How I'm Here...

    So the beginning of this year, I was 15, and everything was normal, that was until I got a sore leg. Silly, yeah. I assumed it was a pulled muscle, but it was so painful I couldn't walk. I made an appointment to see the doctor, but I had to make it a day I could get a lift, since...
    BittyBoBitty BittyBoBitty 16-17 1 Response May 2, 2012

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    I am a firefighter and nearly died today.

    I was responding for a call of a male party, not breathing. I rushed downstairs to perform CPR. We did revive him and found out it was due to carbon monoxide positioning from a generator running in the garage. The CO levels were so high that just from me being in the house for...
    Mfd229 Mfd229 22-25, M Jun 22, 2014

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    I must start by saying to my good EP friends; I

    apologize for not being in contact this past week. I missed you dearly. One week ago today, I almost died. I blacked out from stomach pain and woke up several minutes later, after what seemed to be a life long dream, covered head to toe in blood. I have been in hospital and...
    AphroditeComplex AphroditeComplex 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 23, 2014

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    I was at a restaurant with my grandma

    and she threatened to send me to a mental institution or hospital or whatever for my "depression". Then I freaked out, ran back home and intended to jump from the 14th floor, but the window by the staircase wouldn't open, so I'm still alive. It wasn't half as dramatic as it...
    MariaMelon MariaMelon 18-21, F Apr 21, 2014

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    13 And Nearly Died... Twice

    Well, I was born under emergency caesarian because i had the umbilical cord wrapped around my throat. That was close! I was 6 weeks early and weighed 3 pounds 7 ounces. In september / october last year, I was riding my pony and he bolted. My friend up the field was a paramedic...
    Aeluna Aeluna 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 4, 2012

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    It's Complicated.

    Last September, I wassexually assaulted. The man in question punched me twice in the face, dragged me around by the hair, and locked me outside the aprtment away from my children. He was a stranger, a friends boyfriend I had met at their housewarming party just that evening. He...
    tmkrmr tmkrmr 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 28, 2012

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    I Nearly Died Very Young

    I have nearly died a few times I was run over when I was 7 and was injured and scared the hell out of my parents but this is not when I nearly died but could well have. This is my first story so go easy on me thanks of you reading this. Ok so it all started about 20 of us on a...
    mattclan mattclan 22-25, M 1 Response May 16, 2013

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    Tubbing Turned Deadly......

    Well, I must admitt that I have had 3 near death experiences in my life. Scary, huh? The first time it happened I was 9 years old. Since I grew up in a tourist town; one of the main attractions was tubbing down the chattahoochee river in Helen, Ga. So, me and a few of my family...
    Blackbarbie1987 Blackbarbie1987 26-30, F 7 Responses Sep 21, 2011

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    Once when i was little

    and i ran across the road stupidly when a car was coming, but luckily i made it alive without any injuries. The second time was last year, i think. I was crossing a road when and two coaches came around the corner and they were literally a few centimetres in front of me. Yes, i...
    DreamingSouls DreamingSouls 13-15, F Sep 21, 2014

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    My Near Death Experience (100% True)

    This all happend after my dads 50th birthday back in 2003 which was a really good family do in my home town of MIDDLESBROUGH ENGLAND. As the party was drawing to an end and my brother was making a complete *** of him self as he was very drunk i decided to take him home. So on...
    katiehymer katiehymer 31-35, M 4 Responses Dec 18, 2010

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    I nearly died, if any of you have experienced

    going on net swings I was in one with a friend and we nearly fell out and died because we went too high so my advice is never go on net swings
    lewis349 lewis349 13-15, M Jun 23, 2014

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    my ex gf and I was walking home from the movies and we went throw a park a man tried to grab jess(my ex) I ran to that man and punsht him to the flor he the kick me in the led I...
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    i nearly died while me and my parents were driving a mate home and as we were passing some traintracks we went up a hill and our vehicle had stopped because the engine dropped from...
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    My best friend drown when I was 9. My grandpa (who raised me) died in my arms of stroke, my grandma of altzhiemers. My first true love was shot in the head by a random crack addict...
    DarwinDipity DarwinDipity 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 10

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    today you would be 22 Jamie I miss you so much it's unreal you have missed the births of my little Prince James my gorgeous little princess Keira and my soon to be 2nd little...
    leahlovesyou leahlovesyou 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    Back in March 2007 my cousin Matthew Mcclure who was a Lincoln Way Alumni that died in a Air Plane Accident in Munster Indiana hew was 26 going to be 27 in two weeks however the...
    Theinfo Theinfo 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 18

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    I am no longer sad or hurt about this. I just can not believe how fast time has flown, how all these years have passed so fast. This march 10th will be 30 years since my dad died...
    Niko864 Niko864 41-45, M Jan 19

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    My cat died 1 month ago On November 3rd 2014 and i'm still crying about him. his name was Thomas. He didn't deserve to die. I still also cry for my cat who died 5 years ago. His...
    minecraft1229 minecraft1229 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    I went to the nursing home to see my great grandmother. We hug and before I stop hugging she died. She died in my arms.
    wisdomgirl wisdomgirl 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 18

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    Well, who would. I've never had a friend. My entire life is my mother and stepfather. My mother would find me maybe a day later but I highly doubt she would care. Her life is her...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    ...why is my life so hard? Why is everyone that I care about leaving me? I don't think I can live anymore. I can't continue to live like this forever. Why does everyone hate me so...
    08RoseBlack 08RoseBlack 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    My friend died of sleep apnea in 2007. I'll never forget that day I got the phone call from his brother. My heart dropped please don't let it be true I said in tears. At his...
    smashmouth4eva smashmouth4eva 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    One day when I was 10 years old I put on a dress, white pantyhose, and a blue jean jacket and I went for a walk by myself in the wooded area behind our house. It was kind of a cool...
    abbylicious abbylicious 13-15, F 8 Responses Jan 1

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    It Just Died And My Charger Is Broken And Im Not Even Suppose To Be Using it
    TimePrincess TimePrincess 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 3

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    I wrote another post awhile ago, but I wanted to take time to remember another friend I used to have. I lost touch with that whole circle 10 years ago, so I never heard any...
    SnowCrow SnowCrow 31-35, M Jan 6

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    My mom died when I was 16 and I miss her
    aalliiccee aalliiccee 16-17, F Jan 7

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    My grandmother died today and I miss her already. She was a classy lady and lived a full and interesting life. An inspiration to me to do the same.
    Littlemissshy7 Littlemissshy7 41-45, F 10 Responses Jan 8

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    I remember someone that i really love. And i got a message from his family that he wrote a letter to me. So i came to his mom's house and receive the letter he wrote to me before...
    annaambrose annaambrose 16-17 Jan 12

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    Sometimes I have a feeling tht people just want to see me fail and wouldn't really give a **** if I died!!! Would anyone miss me??? Well I wouldn't blame them if they didn't! I'm...
    jordanpaige jordanpaige 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    A girl at my school died today. I didn't even know her. But she was in my class. I could have helped but I didn't know. This is the 3rd time I failed to help someone.
    canadatalia canadatalia 13-15, F 4 Responses Jan 13

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    Today I was told a girl of my career in the university has died. Her name was Dianeth. We werent so close, but i got to know her a little bit at least. She seemed a nice person, a...
    kindahipsta kindahipsta 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    My dear friend of almost 30 years died this week from a heroin overdose. He was the love of my life the first few years but the party never stopped for him and I couldn't live like...
    pkkitty pkkitty 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 19

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    Yes, I have almost died. When I was little I almost drowned in a pool. But, that is not the point of this story for me. This is about me, so before you add me, you can read this...
    chocoflower24 chocoflower24 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 20

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    my dad died January 15th 2014, I didn't cry and I will not cry now. He was horrible person who treated me as his maid and servant than a daughter. He was sick for 10 years with...
    rozata1213 rozata1213 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 20

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    In my 7th year I watched as my parents were brutally killed...me and my siblings were taken to some church and tortured for years, I was forced to watch as one by one my siblings...
    DragonScarlett DragonScarlett 18-21 Jan 20