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I Need Space

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    Space In Ep Too

    There are times when you have to take a break, and break from EP is no exception. A break from work (holidays). Break from family (not a family break), break from society, etc and of course break from my ex... what ever the reason be, it gives time to gather our thoughts and...
    HardingP119 HardingP119 36-40, M Jan 23, 2013

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    Second Chances

    Sometimes giving someone a second chance is giving them an extra bullet for the gun because they missed you the first time. BE careful BREAKUPS Aren't Always Meant To Make Up, Sometimes They Happen To Give You A Chance To WAKE UP
    forachange forachange 36-40, F Feb 28, 2013

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    I love people who are sweet

    and who are lovely.... However, EP guys please DON'T message me too much. I'm the type off person who's quite difficult. I need a lot of space. Please respect that or I will block you. Thanks.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 4, 2014

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    I Always Thought I Needed Space

    I have always been one of these people. I definitely need my alone time, and do not know how some people can just constantly be around others all day long and not seem to have an issue with it. I think me being an only child has a lot to do with this. I recently started dating...
    UnderneathThaStarz UnderneathThaStarz 22-25 1 Response Apr 3, 2011

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    Sometimes, You Just Need To Get Away From Me

    When I was growing up, I used to think I wanted a large family.  A loving husband who was devoted only to me, lots of children, dogs and cats, friends who came over all the time...just a bustling household.Now that I've matured, and mostly since I've been out of a...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 17, 2010

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    Of Course, I Need My Space!

    You know....I really took freedom for granted when I was single and without a child. Now I have a baby to take care of, and I tell you I need some me time. I need some away-from-everybody-and-every-breathing-thing- time! I can become pretty mean when I don't get my...
    iluvunot iluvunot 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 29, 2009

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    Bubbles!

    I'll stay within my bubble, and you stay within yours, kay?
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 26, 2011

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    Always Someone

    There's almost always someone around me. Sure, they have their reasons to keep track of me, but I need some space. I have to have my alone time. There's almost always someone close to me when I'm at home. I would really like to have some time for myself. Just to be alone. Just to...
    bluecupcakes bluecupcakes 18-21, F Jan 14, 2013

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    Idle Thoughts About Feeling Free

    I want to know what it would be like to not have to share a bed with anyone for several weeks. I want to sprawl out and sleep in the middle of a big bed, and sleep under a heavy quilt to keep me warm. I want to be lulled to sleep with music playing. I want to leave the...
    ModLulu ModLulu 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 7, 2011

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    I Dont Know Why I Feel Like This :(

    I hate it. Times like this i hate myself. Hes an amazing guy, so why did i feel this way tonite? I didnt want them there, yet it was like i did. Maybe thats why...i wanted him to hold me or something but he wasnt. He wasnt acting very lovey or anything. So like an insecure child...
    BellaVara BellaVara 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 6, 2009

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    girlfriend left me today saying she needs space.

    ***** you can have the whole galaxy
    trentoy trentoy 18-21, M 3 Responses Feb 13

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    I Need Some Space

    I was just married and I love my husband and have no problem sharing my space with him but we still live at home and even though we technically have a small part of the house to our selves I feel more and more that I hate the rest of my family being in it and I just want them to...
    fae430 fae430 22-25 Dec 29, 2010

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    Sometimes I Just Need Space

    My first husband was a very distant person.  I had more space than I needed.  He kept his feelings to himself, so it was difficult to guage if he was upset, angry or even try to work out any problems when he just would not open up. I spent a lot of years as a very...
    weareonespirit weareonespirit 51-55, F 2 Responses Feb 16, 2009

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    My parents don't let me go anywhere

    for more then 4 hours until I gotta go back to the house -_- they nag me everyday and tell me what I'm not. I need some space away from them. I've always been with them and I just wanna go on a whole week away from them just chilling out until I come back and everything could...
    cozybunny264 cozybunny264 13-15, F Mar 10, 2014

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    I Rarely Get It

    Space that is. All morning long at work, I get very little space as I care for very young children. I love kids, but they don't give you much space. Then the rest of the day I am with my two small kids. My daughter especially is always on me, like a cat. I love that she...
    deleted deleted 26-30 13 Responses Apr 2, 2011

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    Alone Time

    i rarely get alone time,,,,but i love it! ...the time to read a book, or watch what i want on the tv..to eat when i like and what i like...to breathe...and take in things around me...to just be.
    forachange forachange 36-40, F Jan 14, 2013

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    I Am So Happy He's Starting A New Job.

    My boyfriend and I have lived together since before we started dating. While it has been AWESOME we have also worked together for the past year. We work at different locations, but we work alone so we are often on the phone with each other. We carpool. We both have the same 4...
    PotoAndKoto PotoAndKoto 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 23, 2013

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    I love my family. My husband is awesome kids

    are typical teens. Life is good. But lately I feel like I just need space. Time alone. Not like move out or leave but like a few days of no one needing or wanting me for anything. They love me but I feel like they are depleting my energy and I need to find a way to replenish...
    recycledknowledge recycledknowledge 41-45, F Feb 17, 2014

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    It's Not That I Want To, Its More Of I Need To...

    Sometimes you're this perfect person, that I just want to be around every waking moment. then there are times when you become this heartless person that I don't know. you show you care when were in each other's presence other than that were just friends. which is what we really...
    taleijahrae taleijahrae 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 16, 2013

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    I'm lost in thoughts I'm so lost in my feelings it's hard to say but I can't find my space I need someone that cares someone that really wants to know me for me in and out and I...
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    when I look out of car windows at all the open space of the trees and the fields all passing by it's all so free and natural. then I feel awfully chained down and trapped by school...
    curiosityfrees29 curiosityfrees29 13-15, M Apr 18

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    my ex from when i 15 still get tried to hurt me till this day he is the father to one of my 2 children my eldest being 17 and my youngest is 8 i decided to cange my profile picture...
    nicholajns6 nicholajns6 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 22

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    I Have been with boyfriend for a year and a half and its been great but recently all we have been doing is constantly fighting.. He is getting ready to graduate in 2 weeks while I...
    Kenzie14 Kenzie14 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    I wish there were a Parenting Support Group for parents of young adults. I was positively shaking with excitement and anticipation at the prospect of having both my young adult...
    Colormevibrant Colormevibrant 46-50, F 4 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    By the end of busy long and exhausted day I just want to be alone. I'm listening in to my tunes and enjoying my space. does anyone feel like that.
    Awesomegal81 Awesomegal81 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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    she said you took you space for the weekend now you can stay away im not gonne carry on the same way well I have to remind my self I wasnt kicked out of paradise
    sirpercival sirpercival 46-50, M Apr 11

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    I have a difficult time making decisions and deciding what to do..... Maybe you can help me decide.... Three years ago I moved from North Carolina to a small rural town in...
    Orangerocket Orangerocket 36-40, F 7 Responses Apr 25

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    I'm a very touchy-feely person. I love hugging my friends and I'm not afraid to invade the "personal space." More often than not, I get way closer than what many will consider...
    lunarsolar36 lunarsolar36 13-15, T 6 days ago

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    I don't know when I'll get the chance to write again. It could be a while. My life is about to change exponentially. I don't want it to, but fate can be a hard broker and the fair...
    cheetah38 cheetah38 41-45 1 Response 3 days ago

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    hi I just starting .Im really not sure the best way to go about this .except to eat an apple for breakfast one for lunch and have a small diner .I need to drop 40 lbs and could use...
    glrock glrock 41-45, M 13 hrs ago

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    Really badly need to go going to go to the toilet in a minute might even have a poo whilst I'm there
    Mushypanties12 Mushypanties12 18-21, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I really need someone to folk to badly I'm depressed
    jamesb2244 jamesb2244 22-25, M 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    This is for all the lady's out there. Boys can comment too if want......my boyfriend works with his ex girlfriend but they don't say a lot to each other but he as emailed her...
    Shellster69 Shellster69 31-35, F 5 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Ok just need some thought on this so this guy I have been seeings tells me that he ask this girl that I don't like to his kids graduation because he couldn't take me cause his ex...
    mouse2816 mouse2816 31-35, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    On Friday, this teacher who is always picky and mean to me went way too far to the point I cried. She is heartless, basically I forgot to get one lesson signed on my report and she...
    taytay1401 taytay1401 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I need one who will reinforce me to bedwetting again
    blacky17 blacky17 18-21, M 2 hrs ago

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    I need a break. I can't do this anymore. I've lived my whole life being dictated by how someone else is coping as to how much freedom I can have. Abusive childhood, abusive...
    random3hugs random3hugs 26-30, F Apr 24

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    This morning, like he has every morning for the last decade, my 86-year-old grandfather picked a fresh wild flower on his morning walk and took it to my grandmother. This morning...
    cluemisa cluemisa 18-21, F Apr 27

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