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I Now Realize a Few Good Friends Are Better For

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    Friends You Choose, Dysfunctional Family Member You Inherit

    my emotional well being is more important than putting up with any family member who you are totally incompatible with.  My sister drains me emotionally, she is a taker and when we are both going through disagreements(mainly about my Mother)..we make a poisonous combination...
    csan csan 61-65, F Jul 9, 2007

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    I really don't have GOOD friends. . all my friends are stupid. .. I want to meet new people
    hisham98 hisham98 16-17, M 1 hr ago

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    I do not have good friends currently, but in the past I cherished anyone I considered my friend. Good friends make life sweeter. A friend in need is a friend in deed.
    SoftCandle SoftCandle 31-35, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I really don't have any close friends
    jayjay388 jayjay388 26-30, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    For me that is true I have only two bestfriends and some close friends.. we became friends since grade school days and until now. Even though we're apart from each other. One chat...
    katrinakatcake katrinakatcake 18-21, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I am better friends with the lads than gals, I'm open to them and respect them
    Courtneybanks1 Courtneybanks1 16-17, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    They are some of the bestest friends I have ever had. I can tell them anything and they would completely understand, and if it was something bad they would try to help any way they...
    lilykitten1998 lilykitten1998 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    We must They are rare And loss of them makes bleak hit
    OddButResilient OddButResilient 46-50, M 1 day ago

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    My real life friends are ok, but my Internet's understand me better... and don't judge me. I don't judge them either... I feel I understand them better and they understand me...
    Alexconers Alexconers 18-21 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I really do believe this. I personally don't have any but the love of my life ... I met him on the Internet so there's no doubt in my mind that there's a possibility I could meet a...
    MickxLove MickxLove 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    i tend to need n want fuller direct attention and for them to show others that interrupt or hijack our convo and time ..that they are there talking wit me right now so others must...
    cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle 36-40, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I never really had a lot of friends in my life. I've met a lot of people. I'm familiar with a lot of faces. But the only people I've ever connected with are those who feel, like me...
    LavenderDarling LavenderDarling 26-30, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    I really good friends are rare to find and I want some friends who like the experiences that I like
    Anthony2400 Anthony2400 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    My 2 best friends are the main reason I'm staying strong. I was always happy and funny 24/7 and that's been pretty hard lately. Talking just took too much effort, so I eventually...
    Chloe813 Chloe813 13-15, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    i love how internet friends are better then real life friends....
    Chelle14 Chelle14 18-21, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have had so many bad experiences with friends, that I no longer trust people. I try to pleasant with everyone, but I do not let anyone get close to me. I do not call someone a...
    SoftCandle SoftCandle 31-35, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I love to open people up to how amazing they are at something no one else can do. I think of karma when I do this. :)
    azandrew88 azandrew88 26-30, M a week ago

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    Real friends isn't easy to find. I truly believe in that. At first I have to take risk just to know if they might be sort of trustworthy people. I had encountered many and at the...
    Renciela Renciela 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    This is for the girls. Sweety if a guy ever tells you that you are not 'beautiful' or that you are 'ugly' can you do me a favor? Leave his ***, he doesn't deserve you, you should...
    emmacannon16 emmacannon16 13-15, F a week ago

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    Having friends in real life does not always mean you can talk to them just about anything. When someone comes over to you and asks if you are okay, you feel even worse deep inside...
    vonengel96 vonengel96 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Psssst! You! Yeah, you, who's reading this post, whoever you are. Maybe today no one's told you, but you KNOW you're amazing, just wanted to let you know!
    ZenGrrrlLioNESS ZenGrrrlLioNESS 46-50, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I think we are scapegoated for a lot of stuff, prejudged for a lot more, not given a fair chance and its not us who is messing the world up. Doesnt seem fair really.
    DanteAsiir DanteAsiir 13-15, M 3 Responses Feb 3

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    I love my friends right now to death. BUT they are annoying as hell right now to me. We were gonna have a movie night but nobody knew what to watch. I suggest John Wick. They all...
    Wallybaby Wallybaby 22-25, F Feb 2

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    I always have wanted to have a best friend with whom I can share everything. But I donno why I am so unlucky.. I don't have good friends even.... Does anyone wnna be my friend?
    Stranger267 Stranger267 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 30

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    Yes i do believe internet friends are real. I would not like to think otherwise. I mean I know there are fake profiles and trolls, but I mean really connecting with people who...
    MourningDove7 MourningDove7 36-40, F 6 Responses Jan 30

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    I'd like to believe that internet friends are real, but I've had too many experiences in the past and present that have made me question the validity of them. I know there is a...
    Clairnite Clairnite 22-25, F 26 Responses Jan 30

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    Whoever is straight forward is better than anyone that hides a knife behind their smile. And they will snap you when you're at your most vulnerable form.😈
    estles estles 22-25, F Jan 29

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    USA, great country but how has it happened that the equivalent of a Daily Mail reading school dodging barrow boy has become a presidential candidate?The same man who seems to think...
    desopaws desopaws 46-50, M Jan 28

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    "Internet friends are real": I must qualify my agreement to this statement. First, I don't do Facebook; so I'm not referring to "Facebook friends". Facebook is too cluttered and...
    vonKrankenmensch vonKrankenmensch 26-30, M Jan 27

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    My internet friends are the best support system for me. When I need someone, they are always there.
    randompanda18 randompanda18 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    At least I hope they are. Lol Seriously though, what is a friend? A friend is someone that we can rely on, talk to, be supportive in a time of need, and have a good time with. So...
    aldnaz aldnaz 46-50, M 5 Responses Jan 25

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    I love my internet friends. Yes they may be 21 and 35(both of which were married to each other) and I am 14. But they're amazing and they're like brother and sister to me. hell...
    BanTheUndead BanTheUndead 13-15, T 2 Responses Jan 24

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    This story is about an old friend whom I considered a sister. We had things in common but she was better off financially then myself. After a few years, I only heard from her when...
    SentimentalMood SentimentalMood 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 24

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    I've had friends all my life(only 19 i know its not been long lol) who I've talked to, who've abandoned me, who've laughed and joke at me. i always thought that internet friends...
    Ciara97013 Ciara97013 18-21, F Jan 24

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    There is ever a sentimental prize in doing the inspired good. Having read Letters of my President, Great Grand Father Louis Borno, Great and Good Friend is a classic Title of...
    Grandmere60 Grandmere60 56-60, F Jan 23

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    There is ever a sentimental prize in doing the inspired good. Having read Letters of my President, Great Grand Father Louis Borno, Great and Good Friend is a classic Title of...
    Grandmere60 Grandmere60 56-60, F Jan 23

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    There is ever a sentimental prize in doing the inspired good. Having read Letters of my President, Great Grand Father Louis Borno, Great and Good Friend is a classic Title of...
    Grandmere60 Grandmere60 56-60, F Jan 23

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    Thank you for reading thus far. Goodness is the Friendship of Greatness Friendship is Good and Great! Good is the Great Friend Great is the Good Friend Friend is the...
    Grandmere60 Grandmere60 56-60, F Jan 23

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    I get to talk to alot of people on here,but only a few will reply,people are proud to even reply to a simple hello,well thats life
    viqsteels viqsteels 22-25, F Jan 23