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I Remember Christmas As A Child

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    anything before that was with birth family and i knew i was not wanted
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Dec 23, 2011

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    Christmas Is For Children

    The infant class were doing painting this morning, teacher asked that they draw and paint a picture about the baby Jesus.After a while, Miss was looking at a young girl's design which included a Man leading a donkey on which sat a woman holding a very large bundle and a funny six...
    DesertRanger DesertRanger 66-70, M Dec 23, 2011

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    Listening For Santa......

    We all remenmber what it was like when we were young children, the wonder and the excitment of Christmas Eve....... Listening For Santa; A squeak on the the stairs, could santa be here? better pull up my blankets, right up to my ears, so he will see me fast asleep...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F Dec 13, 2010

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    Remembering my childhood missing the 90's hip hop and pop mvs seeing mtv nelly,chingy(myfault) , and janet jackson sometimes watching nick nick nick nick nick are you afraid of the...
    Xxchristinx18 Xxchristinx18 18-21, F Aug 20

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    I remember always pretending my life was a movie. I loved to play "pretend" with my friends in grade school and it was like acting out a movie. I also would write little stories...
    oddity20 oddity20 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I remember when caps on bottled soft drinks and beer used cork on the inside of cap to make an air tight seal. I remember when children would pay games that also taught hand-eye...
    Jones47 Jones47 61-65, M 9 hrs ago

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    22 Alternatives to Punishment by Jan Hunt -- The Natural Child Project Many parents recognize the harmful effects of physical and verbal punishment. They know that yelling...
    findmeholdmeloveme findmeholdmeloveme 18-21 2 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    I still get spanked quite a bit but nothing like when I was younger. Then I was a huge pain, which often caused my butt huge pain. I was always in trouble for doing things I...
    laurenstone97 laurenstone97 16-17, F 1 hr ago

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    OR??? Reading a group of seven year-olds the Christmas story, the quietest child in the whole class, raised his hand... 'Yes Daniel?' 'What's a virgin, miss?' (Oh God, need to...
    Moonpenny Moonpenny 46-50, F 3 Responses Aug 5

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    For some reason I've been thinking about my childhood. Maybe as another birthday is around the corner I'm just reminiscing. I just want to share some things that I remember and...
    SirLaughalots SirLaughalots 36-40, M 4 Responses Aug 10

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    I was in the office at my boss's house .I even remember what color the cable line was that we pulled in so that we could all sit and watch as our country unraveled. it was Grey. I...
    mrinvader mrinvader 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 14

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    I remember as a child writing my father letters in prison. I remember birthdays not seeing my mother. I remember being left home alone. I remember not having food, not having...
    KeeWee812 KeeWee812 22-25, F Aug 4

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    I can't believe I'm doing this but I need to get this out of my system. I cannot remember my age I think I was around the age of 10 but I remember everything so distinctively. It...
    Isabellacass Isabellacass 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Although it's styled as a children's book it speaks to both children and adult in different ways. From Le Petit Prince: --------------------- It was then that the fox appeared...
    Krist0f Krist0f 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 16

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    I remember him as Mork and he made me laugh. I was young and so was he...he helped me get through some disappointments with his laughter. He seemed so alive and every time I saw...
    flyingstone flyingstone 61-65, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    I'm going to do this, ok. And I'm NOT going to cry, no. When I was 7 my father left us. I am a child of 7, the youngest, and the only girl. It was tough on most of us when my...
    gigglesounds gigglesounds 13-15, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    I love Christmas music...I love Christmas season! I love Christmas everything :)
    Rayven1997 Rayven1997 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    I have memories of being an uncle who died around a year before I was born. I used to remember a lot more as a child but my mother decided not to influence me into thinking about...
    girlfromtralfamadore girlfromtralfamadore 18-21, F Aug 2

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    I am in a playful mood this week! But before my friend Gwyneth takes this as a signal to chase me up and down the street (wishful thinking on my part), let me explain. Article 31...
    bethturner bethturner 26-30, F 7 Responses Aug 5

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    It seems like a dream. We use to make forts as children. Bunch of chairs in a circle with blankets covering on top of them. One day playing in the fort it was dark inside of there...
    HushedThoughts HushedThoughts 22-25 Aug 6

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    Okay this is the first time that I have written my story.... . Well typed it . It all started when my mom (who I love so deeply) got married to this man when I was 5 years old ! I...
    brook9723 brook9723 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 20

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    One my my earliest memories is from when I was 4. It was a year or 2 after my parents divorced and my mother was in a downward spiral. Her boyfriend moved in with us. I remember...
    ausofbounds ausofbounds 41-45, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    I want nothing more than to forget it... Sometimes I have nightmares of what happened in my childhood on the outside everything seemed perfect most people looked at my household...
    Forbiddenkisses Forbiddenkisses 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 10

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    I don't think compared to others experiances in abuse and bullying that mine is worth mentioning but I just have to get it off my chest since it has recently come back to haunt me...
    Irishshewolf Irishshewolf 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    I ******* remember my 1st painful breakup. actually we don't have a proper breakup. we're a childhood friends. we grew up together until I'm 17 and his 19?? I guess? I don't...
    RegineAbiertasPalencia RegineAbiertasPalencia 18-21, F Aug 24

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    My best friend was abused as a child and from the stories he told me, I am still really distraught over what his Dad did to him. It was physical and emotional abuse. People always...
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I know I'm still to young to have children but Iv always wanted children. Ever since that day when I went to the mall by myself when I was 12 I wanted kids, everywhere I walked I...
    AriaDream AriaDream 13-15, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    With its al fresco restaurant over the lagoon, an overwater spa for your spot of pure indulgence and excellent watersports, This really is a lovely serene vacation resort in...
    Ardellaeh Ardellaeh 31-35, M 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I remember him standing over my bed while i slept I remember when i was older the same thing but stuff happened, not to the extent many would assume but it was to the point where i...
    Autumnflowers Autumnflowers 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 13

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    I remember this memory very vividly, despite being half asleep and 6 years old. Our family was on a week long road trip to Colorado, and my brother and I were sleeping in the...
    Maximum1397 Maximum1397 18-21, M Aug 18

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    I was always a strange child. I use to think that trains were dragons and that if you ate enough of those colored candies your skin would turn into that specific color. I never...
    UnusualAngel UnusualAngel 18-21, F Aug 2

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    Tomorrow marks the 14th year since my father passed away. He was 68, almost 69. The manner of his passing is not important any more. His being gone from my life is though. This...
    58Coot 58Coot 56-60, M Aug 20

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    The night before Thanksgiving through Christmas is my favorite time of the year. Everything about it is just so festive and exciting. Love being with family and friends during that...
    sammy0216 sammy0216 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    So This Year I'm planning to take a vacation during christmas alone. I really deserve it as this year so far has been hard on me.. I can't wait to go!
    Kirsebaera Kirsebaera 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    Christmas always reminds me 'Home Alone'
    fauxlady fauxlady 22-25, F Aug 20

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    I just want **** and all of you this Christmas ;) ♥ xo
    xrefusetosink xrefusetosink 22-25, F 6 Responses Aug 21

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    The Christmas story. "You're gonna put your eye out with that thing"
    cjohnson1983 cjohnson1983 31-35, F a week ago

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    I hate Christmas. I hate that it's centered around gift giving and people expect me to celebrate. I don't have enough money anyway, so I probably won't buy gifts this year. I might...
    tinywoman tinywoman 18-21 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    The Grinch Who Stole Christmas. This movie makes me laugh.
    InfiniteSunshine InfiniteSunshine 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    The family Christmas trip is planned and 48 blood relatives will be together for 10 days - I hope I make it in one piece -
    Dancemomisme Dancemomisme 46-50, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    My first kiss was on the borderline between a silly childhood game and a real first kiss...one that had adult emotions behind it, so I have always considered it my first kiss. I...
    KatieInSoCal KatieInSoCal 31-35, F 4 Responses Aug 4

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    I remember in 9th grade I wore a skirt to school that was wayy to short and the nurse had to call my mother and bring me new pants. When i got home from school, she had her paddle...
    Madisonsp Madisonsp 22-25, F 10 Responses Aug 4

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    We've first met when I was a Grade IV student and since he's one year younger than me, he was Grade III at that time. I'll just call him V. Our families had been close since then...
    undeniablyMe28 undeniablyMe28 18-21, F Aug 9

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    The first memory I have of you is you leaving us in the car while you went into the bar. I don't know how long it was but To a three year old it felt like forever... I remember...
    OkayQuestionMark OkayQuestionMark 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 10

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    Okay, so this pretty much is a 3 part story so ill post it 3 seperate times, but it all intertwines and stuff so yeah. And noone really knows all this except my mom and bf so im...
    Jessiesgirl98 Jessiesgirl98 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    I was really young. I can barely remember the things that happened. I know it happened over a period of time, but I can't say for how long. I remember in flashes of small details...
    SillyLittleM SillyLittleM 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 13

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    Mom died of an overdose last thanksgiving My mom was messed up for as long as I can remember..her drinking resulted in four failed marriages which she dragged me through, all with...
    maddiemari maddiemari 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 14

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