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I Ran Away From My Home

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    I Just Had To

    When i was three i ran away from home because of my evil grandmother (read 'living in hell' for details).I was young and didnt really understand where i was going or why i felt like i had to leave but i knew i was tired of home and wasnt happy there. I didnt really plan the...
    ufutaa ufutaa 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 30, 2012

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    Never Sto Running

    DO YOU REMEMBER THE OLD ADDAGE THAT A LITTLE BOY RUNS AWAY AND JOINS THE CIRCUS;THATS ME!!! I JUST GOT FED UP WITH ALL THE HATE,ABUSE, LONELINESS,BETRAYALS,FALSE ACCUSATIONS PUT DOWNS AND NO ONE TO LOVE ME,,EVER.I HAD A PAIR OF SHORTS, ABOUT THREE DOLLARS, A WATER JUG AND SHOES...
    thelambsink thelambsink 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 11, 2010

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    Well...i Too Did Run Away.

    "no you cant go over maria's house!" "well i dont care im going over mom!" *click* went the school phone and off i went to maria's house. i was 15 yrs old when that happened. all i had with me was my backpack and the clothes off my back. i thought i was...
    Paine316 Paine316 18-21, M 1 Response May 8, 2009

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    Sometimes

    Sometimes,Just sometimes,I wonder why,I didn't think of running away,I could have just ran and ran,But for some crazy reason,I didn't!
    cndrewdrvr8 cndrewdrvr8 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 10, 2011

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    When

    when i was 11 years old . my parents were getting divorced . my father cheated on my mother . my mom was dating a man . i felt so bad like it was my fault . so i told my friends that i was going to run away from home  on the bus . i started walking home . the bus driver...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 21, 2009

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    When i was 18 i got tired i found a forest my

    friend wanted to run away we live in a cabin in the woods so no one finds us my parents can suck **** for how they treated me
    CrazyUnStableGuy666 CrazyUnStableGuy666 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 26, 2014

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    I ran away twice in my life.

    I'm not very proud of it, but I did. One of the times I was about 6 and I got so angry that my mom was yelling at me for no reason, i just walked out the door, when my brother came chasing after me, I ran. I got caught. The other time was when I was 9. Me and my friend Alex were...
    ShylySilent ShylySilent 13-15, F Apr 26

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    I did run away from home when I was younger.  I was having issues with an abusive boyfriend and I was scared he would kill my parents so I left home and stayed away from them for about a month.  I left him a note saying I was leaving everything I knew behind to never be...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 41 Responses May 8, 2009

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    Me and a friend ran away

    when we were 7 from home..we made it as far as the coach station but as we had no parents with us they wouldnt let us board a coach so we got on a bus in the bus station and went all over on the bus...stayed out all day but when it got dark we got scared and went home....we both...
    mukydaz mukydaz 46-50, M May 7

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    need to run away I have a plan msg me for details
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    Hello, I'm looking for some guidance but also trying to give a heads up of sorts to us ladies who give our hearts to the men who join the Marines. I had been with my boyfriend for...
    lmoore12 lmoore12 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    Having that feeling of just running away from everyone ..hoping to never be found and live my life In peace..not being hurted by no one..depending only on myself just be happy...
    chari1975 chari1975 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    1 month and 29 days until I get to see my love!!! I know it'll fly by and I can't wait to just hold him in my arms again. He's going to look mighty fine in that uniform of his...
    Usmcgf524 Usmcgf524 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I do.I'm afraid there just isn't anything I can do about it either.So if you see me running ninety to nothing ...away from nothing, freaking out and flailing about, know that it...
    LadyGallivanter LadyGallivanter 41-45, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    my family is not as bad as others,but here we go,to start off I a 12 yr old girl, I'm a extrovert,I'm popular and strong. it all started when my mom was 25,she thought she really...
    Superwoman123456 Superwoman123456 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    someone please take me away.. I need fresh air.. a place to clear my head.. I can't escape the sadness.. its to consuming.. I want to be free
    wonderfulIam wonderfulIam 22-25, F Jun 23

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    i need to leave this summer. my parents are sending me to summer school, and then to a different school away from all my friends because "my education is more important". i live in...
    griffinjohanson12369 griffinjohanson12369 13-15, M Jun 23

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    anyone who lives in louisiana in america that is 12-15 that wants to run with me please message me
    tan5566polar tan5566polar 31-35, M 4 Responses Jun 23

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    I sometimes just want to myself and maybe someone will talk me out of being alone and dramatic
    DoorMattress DoorMattress 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 22

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    getawaygirll getawaygirll 13-15, F 3 Responses Jun 22

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    loveismyfriend loveismyfriend 36-40, F Jun 20

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    IchirinNoHana IchirinNoHana 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    and start a new life. new everything about me. that would be great.
    asdfghjkl26 asdfghjkl26 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    Found this site randomly while browsing the internet in a depressed bout. Not sure what I'm expecting, I've sort of given up on the belief that human decency is even a real thing...
    Whitespark Whitespark 22-25, M Jun 19

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    As soon as I see or hear drama my body language gets set on Annoyed Mode, my hearing becomes faint and I'm somewhere else. I may be physically there, but up there I'm not jaja. And...
    YayoJames YayoJames 26-30, F Jun 18

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    I love the feeling of starting fresh with no attachments or familiarities
    MrLazyCloud MrLazyCloud 18-21, M Jun 18

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    Some days are a little bit too much. I get this urge to just drop everything and all my responsibilities. And just go do something, anything else. Today is one of those days. I...
    AceWarbringer AceWarbringer 31-35, M Jun 18

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    We went into his favorite store yesterday even though I asked not to. It smelled like him and it made me sick. I wanted to burn all the clothes and yell at the people who worked...
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    anyone from the UK wanting to do a one way runner?, group runner wud be awesomely jokes... id like to leave the UK n explore Europe.
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    Rant Post I detest the kind of man who thinks he knows me, who tries to point out my supposed errors, making me think that there is something missing in my life, and that he was...
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    cause when I'm around people too long I get tense and stressed out. But recently I've noticed that when my body is tired and stressed out as well I can handle people less.
    sweetiebomb sweetiebomb 22-25 Jun 15

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    I had been involved with an undiagnosed sociopath. They appear charming and charismatic on the outside, and they try to get close to you by usually appealing to your sense of...
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    Homelessness is rife where I live. On the corner next to Wal-Mart only a few blocks from my neighborhood, every weekend a member of a struggling family stands in the stifling...
    trappedgirl2 trappedgirl2 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 13

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    Two members felt I have manipulated their feelings. We never met face to face, and I never committed myself to any serious emotional involvement with any of them. I was accused by...
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