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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    this is a cry of help i need somewhere to stay. i have nowhere to go and i cant go back home
    cheyseason cheyseason 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 20

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    I tried to run away last night, I got picked up by the cops its was 3 am and now i have to go to this psychiatrist I'm so depressed.
    Valerieawesomeness Valerieawesomeness 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Not really how I planned on moving out but at 19 years old I "went to bed," climbed out the window, put my car in neutral, backed down the driveway and left. And I never moved back...
    MommysGotTats420 MommysGotTats420 22-25, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    Would I be wrong for leaving and going to live with my boyfriend? My mother has two younger children 4 & 6 along with me. They have a different father than I do. He's worthless and...
    shades4myfuture shades4myfuture 18-21, F 14 hrs ago

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    A alcoholic father that used to beat me and calls me horrible names still. A older sister that beats and hurts me on a daily basis. A whole entire family that calls me hurtful...
    wtfjasmineee wtfjasmineee 13-15, F 16 hrs ago

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    My 17 birthday is in a week ... I don't wanna live another year of my life depressed ... I need somewhere to stay in Austin, Texas.
    Jhoselyn Jhoselyn 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    Hello! It's been about a month and a half now since my boyfriend left for boot camp in Parris Island. Tomorrow makes six weeks that he's been gone and I miss him more than anything...
    aashton aashton 18-21, F Mar 1

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    Any one wanna join me!!!!!!
    Loveislove12 Loveislove12 16-17, T 5 Responses Mar 1

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    I sent my last letter out and I get to see my boyfriend on April 2nd but I'm so nervous!
    Abilliongalaxies Abilliongalaxies 18-21, F a week ago

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    I cant stand at my school anymore. It's so hard, so many stuff to do, I can't even breathe! I get about 6 hours of sleep at night because my practice is until 9pm. I AM SO FREAKING...
    lottiemendler lottiemendler 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    I need to find work from home. everything i find, you either have to pay a investment fee or it's a scam. can anyone please tell me where i can find work from home?
    alicia0090 alicia0090 22-25 Mar 15

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    I recently pushed a friend away and he made me feel really guilty about it. I did not do it on purpose...i can't help but push people who i care the most about away from me. I...
    nellag7 nellag7 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    My beach and Friday nights with my friends are my safe places, where I get away from everything/everybody.
    Softballchick05 Softballchick05 13-15, F Mar 7

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    Sometimes its just better to climb into my "bubble" for a bit and just relax and think. Being such a sensitive and emotional person all the time wrecks havoc on my body. So I just...
    orchidangel orchidangel 41-45, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I am autistic and I need to have a safe place where I can be alone in a dark and quiet room uninterrupted. I have my room in my house, but my dad sleeps in here while I sleep in my...
    Hymph Hymph 22-25 Mar 17

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    Ever have one of those times when you wish you could just get in your car and/or get in a plane and just up and go far far away and not go back for at least a couple of weeks...
    tastyfrzz tastyfrzz 46-50 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    My house is basically in the middle of nowhere the only thing thats around is a pretty small town with all the basic things like a grocery store gas stations and the sort. I love...
    Apollymi357 Apollymi357 18-21, F Mar 1

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    yes i have when they put me in a mental hospital. i was detained. it made me feel like a criminal and not a sick person at all . it made me feel i did somethink wrong.and i was...
    furrycats furrycats 31-35 Mar 2

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    i think being a musician is the coolest job ever..iam not like very passionate about music.i like to listen to music.i dont play any instruments but i wish i could and if i could i...
    Camouflage Camouflage 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 7

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    How timely it is to be back on here after almost a year when I shared about the feeling of not having true friends anymore at the time I was experiencing the consequences of my...
    VanCalhoun VanCalhoun 26-30, F Mar 7

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    Im tired of everyone here and want to move AT LEAST 4 hours away. But of corse I cant 1) Im 17 and 2) Even after im 18 ill still be in high school. I want to start over and make...
    Bigcat1697 Bigcat1697 16-17, F Mar 19

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    I'm counting days for my great escape.. literally from everything..
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i 70+, M 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    and sometimes the right things are the hardest things to be done.it hurts...it feels wrong for a moment...but deep within u know that it is right n no matter what u just have to do...
    urnesha urnesha 18-21, F Mar 2

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    I am tired of being polite to people.My mom in law does not think I have a mom too and acts so selfishly sometimes.All she thinks of is her son.I don't exist for her.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 6 Responses Mar 2

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    im not suicidal or anything but people get annoying bout hella fast
    TCByrdhouse TCByrdhouse 13-15, M Mar 2

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    I deff ****** my hair up ......
    Sadfate Sadfate 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    I can't trust anybody else's observations. The ones I can trust are my own, so that's why I have to talk to somebody before I decide if it is best to continue talking to them. I...
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, T 1 Response Mar 4

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    I would get so much more accomplished. Would you agree?
    dontexpect2much dontexpect2much 41-45, F 15 Responses Mar 5

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    Yes-I think you probably would-there always seems to be a subject which catches your eye xxx
    Lgslate Lgslate 36-40, M Mar 6

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    I'm tired of it. Every single time something goes wrong I lock myself up and cry.
    Casualdeviant Casualdeviant 18-21 2 Responses Mar 11

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    Can you imagine all that you could get done if there were no need for stoplights and no traffic jams!
    tastyfrzz tastyfrzz 46-50 Mar 16

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    I'm feeling certain I'm going mad today. My mind won't stop thinking but it cannot think of the right thing to do. I have been like this to please everyone, to be the good daughter...
    vwoolf53 vwoolf53 22-25, F Mar 16

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    And now it's time to sleep. I'm scared for the nightmares but I will get through it again. It only makes me more tired... Goodnight everyone...
    Raicyn Raicyn 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 17

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    I hate city life! Absolutely hate it! I wish I could just pack up my clothes and go.
    Paula4730 Paula4730 51-55, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    I hate my life around this sucky town. i never knew my dad and my mom works like late nights and leaves me alone in the house she cant bother to clean cause she does drugs and...
    LeahOhio LeahOhio 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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