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I Need To Put Things Behind Me

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    Letting The Past Go

    When everyone advises you to leave the past behind and concentrate on the future, it is not always so easy.  The past is a great part of who we are now and very hard to forget if it haunts you at times.  Some things are very hard to get past no matter how hard you try.  I know...
    ru4real2 ru4real2 56-60, F 1 Response Jun 1, 2012

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