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I Remember My Very Early Childhood

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    I Caught Sis And Didn't Even Know It!

    I wasn't quite 4 years old when this happened. But, one Saturday in the spring of 1966, I had come after visiting relatives with my father. I walked in the house and heard music coming from 17 year old sister's room. She was using the record player that I had been given for...
    built4comfort built4comfort 51-55, M May 18, 2013

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    My First Memory Not From A Dream

    My first memory is waking up in my crib room and wanted to get out of the crib. I couldn't walk yet. It was daytime but the curtains were drawn. I could hear my mother in the kitchen of the apartment down the short hall past the living room and to the left. I climbed my way...
    cpgnatly cpgnatly 41-45, M 9 Responses Sep 30, 2012

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    I'll be frank. I. Can't. Remember. My. Childhood. At. All. Sure there are bits and pieces of memories (such as losing my best friend and stealing) that's still somewhat fresh in...
    AoRagdoll AoRagdoll 13-15, F Feb 14

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    Watching out the side of the car Flat highway forever Telephone poles of not quite varying heights Passing by Driving to a rickety theatre To watch the Elephant Man Prairie grass...
    GoldenRye GoldenRye 41-45, M 5 days ago

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    I don't remember when I was young. I just can't seem to recall. I remember some things, but most things are just a blur. God gave humans this amazing ability to block things out...
    DeluxedEdition DeluxedEdition 18-21, F Feb 21

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    I'm a night owl and hate waking up early. Who the heck invented "doing stuff early" is a lil piece of ****
    LadyWhatever LadyWhatever 22-25, F 45 mins ago

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    I remember it like it was yesterday. I cried everyday until I got tired of crying. I didn't eat and all I wanted to do was sleep. I didn't leave home unless I absolutely had to. It...
    msnettajay msnettajay 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    She was my first crush, it was in the 3rd grade, and we were friends. I had to move to a diffrent school and I wanted to tell her on the last day before I moved, but on that day...
    plmojn plmojn 26-30, M Feb 21

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    I really hate going to bed early. I think it stems from my childhood, as when I was sick, I usually didn't sleep at night.
    Fuzzball1 Fuzzball1 56-60, F Feb 3

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    Omg, I thought that I was the only one who felt this way. I too grew up in Bklyn,NY and still have family there, but now as a parent it's not the same . I remember living...
    0intimacy 0intimacy 46-50, F 6 Responses Feb 17

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    I hardly ever have complete memories. All I seem to remember are weird little fragments. I remember the neighbors house had these bushes they always trimmed up into spirals and the...
    Stitttch Stitttch 31-35, M 5 days ago

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    I remembered when we played outdoor games like, bat, Chinese garter,volley ball,basketball, plastic balloon, Pokemon card, hide and seek...and many more.... No worries, watching...
    Sweetheart16 Sweetheart16 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    Hi everyone -- I'm here to share my story about how I halted the majority of my depression and PTSD symptoms through diet change. :) I've suffered from depression for my entire...
    annexthecelt annexthecelt 22-25, F Feb 9

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    I have not been officially diagnosed but I have just about all the symptoms . I have been extremely miserable since I was a kid. I was mercilessly bullied and sexually harassed for...
    ajrestless ajrestless 22-25, F Feb 12

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    sigh........................................................!!!!!!!!!!!!! it is really very hard for me to talk about that , but i would like to do , when i was a child i missed...
    umayyad umayyad 31-35, M 3 Responses Feb 13

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    Life is so unfair. I want to live out of my car doing odd jobs and I don't want to do school, I'm not good at it its horrible and I can't even explain how much I hate it how I have...
    thescruffofamoose thescruffofamoose 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Yesterday I was my grange and I reared up a little, because I remember how it has changed over the years and the good times I had in there ????
    dominick6 dominick6 13-15, M Feb 9

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    NOT with adults. But with other children..family members younger than me, and one older. This is my deepest darkest secret. I am revealing this now, because for the past two weeks...
    trappedgirl17 trappedgirl17 16-17, F 3 Responses Feb 22

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    daycare lol this little boy told me he wanted to play house in the big tunnel on the playground. we went in the tunnel and I remember feeling nervous. he said ok we have to do what...
    142Annabear 142Annabear 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    In elementary school (1st grade) there was a father's day thing in my class where people's dads could come in and have bagels and cookies and play bingo and make crafts and crap...
    FlyingMonkies FlyingMonkies 36-40, M 2 days ago

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    Last week I finished 8 weeks of intensive group trauma therapy to deal with the after effects of sexual abuse when I was a child. It was an amazing program! I wanted to quit...
    Etheros Etheros 46-50, F 4 Responses Feb 4

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    I was five and she was four. Coming from Finland and knowing virtually no English, she was trapped in a land where nobody understood her and she understood nobody. For reasons best...
    GlassBrainedDog GlassBrainedDog 36-40 4 Responses Feb 3

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    It was after high school, I was 20 and she was 19. We have liked each other throughout high school, neither of us said anything. Until I was in my 3rd year of college, she says "I...
    dbelone11 dbelone11 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 5

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    Sixty-four-year-old Bertha Holliness said she was in the basement apartment of her white frame three-flat, talking with her daughter as her grandson got ready for afternoon...
    dragonofdeath dragonofdeath 22-25, M Feb 5

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    I wasted my childhood and now she isn't even kidnapped im super maio 3d land u could play as her wtf
    DanielWilson2000 DanielWilson2000 13-15 Feb 12

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    Technically im just a teenager but yah i do miss my childhood sometimes. Playing in the rain, stealing cookies from the kitchen (hungry as hell), watching TV secretly all night...
    luckydudette luckydudette 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 17

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    Me and my bf are childhood friends. We have been together for 5 years and still going strong.
    sugargirl4 sugargirl4 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 21

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    i was humiliated and bullied alot in my childhood. I didn't have friends which sucked... No one ever stod up for me.
    TheWiseRedOwl TheWiseRedOwl 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Awake too early again, hate being up this early as I've got nothing to do :(
    itsme900 itsme900 36-40, M Feb 8

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    Don't you just hate being woken up early? Yeah but it really stings when you had relatives over and some end up sleeping over and you stay up all night and the kids go early so...
    Rhonarr Rhonarr 13-15 3 Responses Feb 15

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    It sounds weird. I've remembered this my whole life. Some details have faded and I don't remember everything, but it's still there. I was a seven - eight year old girl. I...
    Nomnomk Nomnomk 18-21, F Feb 18

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    I will always remember his smile that could cause pain on my cheeks for whenever he does it, it makes me smile too and I like it. I will always remember his eyes that I couldn...
    LAithought LAithought 22-25, F Feb 21

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    Far too early to be awake but I can't get back to sleep, it sucks!
    itsme900 itsme900 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 6

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    I always wake up early usually for no reason. I think im just used to it hahah.
    xoSincerelyYoursxo xoSincerelyYoursxo 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 7

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    i know some people hate Valentines day.............i dont blame you guys. but its a holiday, so lets celebrate. So Happy Early Valentines Day to everybody on Ep
    ThatOneSomaliGirl ThatOneSomaliGirl 13-15, F 8 Responses Feb 13

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    I had this picture taken in the early morning sun. It is on some woodland where I live. I love the different light textures black leather gives as the sun catches it at ...
    rockerlinda15 rockerlinda15 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 14

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    As far I can remember was that I was in a field, and all around me was pure and seemed alive. First I remembered the water, like a river near me, as clear as crystal. I saw life in...
    raphaellive raphaellive 46-50, M Feb 15

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    Well; It's a big commitment and isn't it a big mess when it doesn't work out.. I think too many people jump into "marriage" too quickly.. So here's 25 reasons not to marry/settle...
    TheMightyAphrodite TheMightyAphrodite 41-45, F 9 Responses Feb 20

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    I have this thing.. I can remember faces. I know, lots of people say they can. But I dont ever forget a face. I have run into people I went to grammar school with, 25 years ago...
    BrianTheChef BrianTheChef 36-40, M 2 Responses Feb 12

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    Something my sister said triggered it. Suddenly I was a little girl again and I was in church. "If people would like to pay their final respects, you can come up to see the body...
    CrimsonRein CrimsonRein 16-17, F Feb 18

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    The thrill of that first love….that first step. Some things I don’t remember at all, like for how long I had a crush on her until that day. I know that we weren’t really...
    Synapse81 Synapse81 31-35, M 3 Responses Feb 6

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    Sometimes, it seems like the stars align and everything works out perfect. It's important to remember this on days when the sh*t hits the fan. To remember that, yes, days like...
    1gr8guy 1gr8guy 41-45, M 3 Responses Feb 6