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I Ran Away From My Home

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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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    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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    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 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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    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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    I Was 10

    I did not have a very happy childhood: my mother distant and uncaring and my father a brutal bully, whose idea of chastisement included punching and kicking, often while he screamed things like "I'll break your back". I only ran away once, when I was 10. My first...
    sichtbar sichtbar 46-50 7 Responses Aug 27, 2009

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    I never really had a home or parents but I love life, art, movies, and music. I am very tuned out of today's world and I would like to find people like me! :D
    AugustAeonsworth AugustAeonsworth 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 24

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    But i came back after 2 days bec i was hungry.yeah.meh i suck :3
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    My home is toxic. Everything is a mess and I just want to run away from it all.
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    Heyo! So I want to run away with my friend. I mean my life is pretty good on the outside but on the inside it's horrible. Just this Tuesday, I was threatened to get kicked out of...
    Runawaygirl21 Runawaygirl21 13-15, F a week ago

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    I'm tired of this place I call hell I just want to leave and never come back!!
    drs0307 drs0307 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    I leave tomorrow, yay ! So anxious tho
    nataliebeth nataliebeth 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    It was a Friday afternoon. I started yelling at my parents because I didn't want to do what ever they were asking me to do. I was 9 or 10 at the time. I had stormed out. And...
    socalsissi socalsissi 36-40, T 4 days ago

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    I ranaway 2 times in the past from home I decided to come back both times. One time I was gone for 20 minutes about that and my parents were laughing at me when I came home. My...
    imtooalone imtooalone 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Sometimes I just want to be alone, I want to sit down my back on the wall, away from all the distractions, away from everything. I don't know why, maybe because I don't want to...
    UnrequitedLove8 UnrequitedLove8 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 23

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    Mentally, I already have a place away from everything. My own personal world that nobody would understand lol. My physical place away from everything would be a deserted island...
    KeithPrice94 KeithPrice94 18-21, M Mar 21

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    Being a Father of 6 is not easy! but I love being with my kids! Working from home has been great! being able to surprise them at school is great I love it! I always wanted more...
    mcateamgold mcateamgold 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    I am a first time mom going to college and staying at home with my 5 month old son. I wanted to work from home instead of paying an outrageous amount of money for daycare and I...
    BrandiiWyne BrandiiWyne 18-21, F Mar 29

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    Work is given higher priority than friends. If there is enough time, both work as well as friends are reality. There is not enough time. Work is given higher priority than friends...
    Contemplatings Contemplatings 22-25 1 day ago

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    I'm in my late 20's, and have been in the midwest my entire life. I decided a few months ago to get away from everything, start over, and take a job on the West Coast. The city...
    etwake etwake 26-30, M Apr 2

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    I currently am starting to find ways to work from home. I came across one that is totally free and they help every step of the way. It's been very easy. If you want to know more...
    michellem0322 michellem0322 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    Whether it be a lonely cottage in the woods or a vacation to a foreign country. I need a place to get away from everything for just a little while. Somewhere that makes time feel...
    Jack0fTr4d3s Jack0fTr4d3s 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 29

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    Too much expectation leads to disappointment. Just now, my father said i had to finish my college at the given time. Cause after graduating, i'll have to replace him in managing...
    elel110993 elel110993 18-21, F Apr 6

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    Morro Bay is my place away from everything 💗
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    A few weeks ago I went on a retreat with my Catholic Church up to the mountains and even though it was just for two days and there were 20 other people there, I felt so relaxed...
    nellyisawolf nellyisawolf 13-15, F Apr 6

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    But is it possible? Can you really stay away from stupid people? I try. I try so hard but they find me!
    KittenHasaWhip KittenHasaWhip 46-50, F 6 Responses Apr 9

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    THE EASY WAY OUT… The amount of times when I just wanted to walk and leave home… I think it can be easily done but then again I got nowhere to go so I would have to find...
    MilweePisces MilweePisces 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    My dad is a druggie and drunk.. I don't feel safe at home because of his rage. He threatens to kill me and beat me till I die. There has been times where he's choked me and struck...
    garrett123321 garrett123321 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 26

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    Finally I need a break. It's fine for people to talk and tell you that everything is going to be okay, that there are people who are definitely worse off than you but no matter...
    LoveToSpeak LoveToSpeak 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    I feel like I already have a place away, but only mentally. I will exclude myself from everyone and everything, read a book or write, and have my earphones. For that brief moment...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 19

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    Often times I just think of escaping reality just want a place far away to just relax and think about everything and not have the influence of everything on me. Just get away...
    musicgurl11 musicgurl11 16-17, F Apr 6

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    I did it again... I let someone in, Expecting them not too hurt me. Everything was fine.. Until that moment.. That moment Of impact when everything hits. It sinks in you. It hurts...
    audralina09 audralina09 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    I want to just get up and go to a foreign country and start new. To just go and buy a one way ticket and never look back on my life. I want to find someone to run away with.
    snickrs snickrs 18-21, M Apr 8

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    I want a break from life.. A chance to have fun and to remember the reasons that I should be happy again...
    sammylynn333 sammylynn333 16-17, F Mar 26

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    lkowalski1821 lkowalski1821 22-25, F Mar 19

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    i just want to go somewhere where i can just wake up in the morning and take a walk in the foggy warm morning
    worsepersonintheworld worsepersonintheworld 13-15 Mar 20

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    Jammies all day and no makeup? Hell yeah this job rocks. Rofl
    soulsurges soulsurges 41-45, F Mar 22

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    Staying close to someone isn't like it use to be when you could go down to the river and explore for hours or spend the day at a church event. I make snap judgements I think...
    Venturawhite Venturawhite 26-30, M Mar 25

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    It's like a bad dream that never ends. I wish I could just wake up and have a different life. A life full of promises, a life where I am with someone I love, a life where I am...
    nobodyn234 nobodyn234 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 25

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    That would be a problem for me. I'd buy too many cats and never leave the house
    kim95164 kim95164 18-21, F Mar 28

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    waliid55 waliid55 31-35, M Mar 29

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    If there is anyone who wants to put up with pathetic stupid stories when I'm upset and will just be there to understand, if u want to be the person i tell absolutely everything...
    ilovemybffpoppy ilovemybffpoppy 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    I just want a nice place that I can sit down and just rest. No one is there but me, my phone and some good snacks. I'm just laying down watching the beautiful sky and maybe the...
    allytoledodiaz allytoledodiaz 13-15, F Mar 29

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    Which sucks cause he's like my best guy friend. V.V sucks eggrolls
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    I just want to die......its so hard.. the whole living thing is just bullshit...
    lilithmar lilithmar 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 3

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    I need a place I need time I need myself There will come a time when we need a time for ourselves to figure things out. Have you ever felt so lost, so tired, so confused? Well, I...
    MylifeasMae MylifeasMae 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    To rest and explore new places with beautiful time and amazing nights because my girlfriend she wanted to make me crazy be dating for over two yes now starting to get over I...
    Neveknow Neveknow 31-35, M Apr 6

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    I love having solitude , helps me focus and keep my mind right .
    ChrisMackin ChrisMackin 16-17, M Apr 6

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    Easter just excuse for shops to peddle there over priced chocolate. Most people could do with no eating for a week or two.Never mind stuffing there face with fatty crap.
    olivias12345 olivias12345 31-35, F 5 days ago

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    and am lonely most days - searching for a common soul out there who would love to chat and commiserate and make each others days better.
    truegent76 truegent76 36-40, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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