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I Remember My Very Early Childhood

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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 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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    One silly childhood memory would be getting married to my best friend at that time who was also my neighbour under our desk in class in kindergarten. That was 12 years ago and we...
    Rainatmidnight97 Rainatmidnight97 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    I remember being little maybe 5, 6 or younger. It was summer and our neighbor's dog "Sturgis" an old German Shepherd got out and stood on the sidewalk. My dad was talking to...
    kelseytoby1337 kelseytoby1337 16-17 Sep 2

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    when I was 6, a friend and I went to hide in the church I lived next to (dad was a pastor). At first it was her sister, my brother, my mom, and a couple others looking for us. Next...
    kelseytoby1337 kelseytoby1337 16-17 Sep 4

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    It seems so long ago. And in ways, it was. I'm only 25 and I remember when I didn't have the internet, or a computer. Life was real. I wasn't drawn to electronics and addicted. I...
    Philli8807 Philli8807 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    This is me at 2 years and a half - my parents separated at age 3 or so - and was sent to stay at my grand mum , it was the first time I had suffered depression , missing my parents...
    stephenrko stephenrko 31-35, M Aug 30

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    "Please, WAKE UP, Mommy!!!" My older brother just turned 11 pleaded pulling on our motionless mother's arm. "Please, Mommy?!?!" A few weeks earlier following a very traumatic event...
    happyinND happyinND 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    My unintended story... I did not intend to write this story when I started writing this morning. I guess this must’ve been wanting to come out. My parents divorced a year...
    Iamhere4me Iamhere4me 36-40, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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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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    So I'm a little nervous about posting this here, but I guess I just felt the need to talk about it. I've had what I believe are some very vivid past life stuff, mainly what I talk...
    acerbuskeeper acerbuskeeper 18-21, T Aug 29

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    I was 5 when it happened don't recall a whole lot but I do remember being picked up early, and ppl glued to the TV. I got to see the NY skyline before it happened a few months...
    userabc123 userabc123 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I was 7 and I remember being sent home early from school and watching the building burn on TV. I remember being so scared just watching it.
    Samhopexo Samhopexo 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    This happened at my 16th birthday party back in early march. I remember how excited I was, turning 16 finally!!! My party was on the Saturday after my birthday, a Friday. I talked...
    Animecrazyluv Animecrazyluv 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 27

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    I remember limited tv options, time to bike wherever, even to creeks and sand pits, to water drainage ditch/culverts to explore on dry days. Kick-the-can in the summer nights or...
    Soullovr Soullovr 56-60, M 10 Responses Sep 2

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    I have always been depressed sence I could remember I always act ok and never let on how I truly feel I don't take meds for it though I probably should but I just find the fact...
    Toyx Toyx 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    I never had any brothers or sisters to play with. I was always alone in my room playing. I wish I had a childhood. My parents didn't even buy me any nice toys..they'd buy me like...
    anathefluffycat anathefluffycat 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 1

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    I'm pretty glad I had a childhood before the internet.
    jhenifad jhenifad 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 2

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    I was 8 and we were in a summer camp with all of my class mates. I slept in a room with two others girls. The bathroom was maybe 300 metres away on a hill. At night I woked up...
    malacka92 malacka92 22-25, F 5 Responses Aug 23

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    I had a quiz in math class that day, I finished early and left. I stopped at a deli on my home for a pastry and chocolate milk for breakfast. On the tv at the deli I saw that one...
    erieclover erieclover 31-35, F Aug 23

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    Lately between work and school I have had NO free time. I haven't been getting home until 8, and then someone has still been expecting me to cook. The other night it was 11pm and I...
    SupernovaxGirl SupernovaxGirl 26-30 1 Response Aug 31

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    I had a young mother... Actually my mother was 13 when she became pregnant, and 2 weeks after her 14th birthday I was born. As if that doesn't leave you mind to ponder multiple...
    MisMel MisMel 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    I had a childhood love. It was real and I believed it would last forever. Though we were little kids, secretly we got engaged. I knew I would spend the rest of my life with him but...
    Eyeaspasta Eyeaspasta 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 29

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    As a child I couldn't speak proper English. I would't even speak words like anyone else and they sounded completely distorted when they came out. I knew what to say but something...
    4NeonFun 4NeonFun 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 6

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    It all started with my dad losing his job a few years ago when I had just started college. After that my parents divorced, my brother moved to another state, then my dog died, then...
    Everythingisbecoming Everythingisbecoming 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 7

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    This is to you sick, mind-numbingly perverted, unworthy, sad, worthless pieces of **** who hit on minors. YOU'RE the reason why some people can't sleep at night, why every sound...
    dontknowmylife dontknowmylife 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    Who doesn't?!? The pain of getting up in the morning is unbearable... No matter what time i put my alarm on for the morning or how many times i tell myself i got to get up at a...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 21

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    This happens especially during the schoolyear. On the day before a particularly hard test I can stay up to study even until 1-2 a.m., and obviously I have to wake up early the day...
    thoughtworn thoughtworn 16-17, F Sep 1

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    So, it's been 3 months since my boyfriend broke up with me. We were together for almost a year. He is two years younger than me. He broke up with me over text. I remember calling...
    Mitsuko15 Mitsuko15 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 20

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    This experience is totally 100% me. Only on good days I might wake up early. Haha.
    Faiithh Faiithh 16-17, F Aug 23

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    Yeah I live going to sleep late and waking up early I get very little sleep :/
    AlfieEscandellDerosa AlfieEscandellDerosa 13-15, M Aug 30

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    It's strange but I feel the most peaceful when is early morning, the whole city is resting , I would love to feel that peace always.
    cleanyoursoul cleanyoursoul 26-30, F 5 Responses Sep 2

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    Yes. I really must get into the routine of having at least one night when I'm in bed early. Chilled and relaxed. See if that helps.
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Sep 2

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    Early workday - up at 6:00. This is awful.
    conniexxxx conniexxxx 31-35, F 3 Responses Sep 4

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    The farther away from the equator the long the nights six months of the year Although you can have early nights of getting dark in the Med and Spain
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M 21 hrs ago

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    I remember Jack I remember you and I will always remember you. I couldn't say goodbye properly so I just said farewell. We never kissed but I can taste you on my lips. Washed...
    RosaElaPilarGoens RosaElaPilarGoens 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 24

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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 Sep 1

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    I remember my first painful brake up, I was dating a guy for a few years and he said that I'd gotten too old for him and he found another guy. We met when I was 9 and by 16 my...
    2gnillort 2gnillort 70+, M 2 Responses Aug 25

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    I remember what you wore on the first day, ya came into to my life and I thought "Hey, you know this could be something." Cos everything you do and what you say, you know that it...
    EBAAA EBAAA 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 25

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    Where were you when the world stopped turning that September day Out in the yard with your wife and children Working on some stage in LA Did you stand there in shock at the site of...
    SkollHati SkollHati 18-21, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    "Where were you when the world stopped spinning, on that September day?" We lost a total of 2,977 people that were killed in New York City, Washington, DC and, Pennsylvania. Of...
    Maveric0484 Maveric0484 26-30, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I remember today as it happened 13 years ago with the sam urgency . I have been a volunteer fire fighter and am a nurse . I have family members that are fire fighters and police...
    chris121458 chris121458 51-55, M 4 days ago

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    I remember building cubby houses out of sticks and gum nuts were money for good sticks kept us entertained for hours...or talking about how the world began..sleeping on my best...
    wherethewildthingswere wherethewildthingswere 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    I had my first kiss during recess, under a slide. I didn't know the boy at all! He just randomly asked me if I want to marry him and I said yes even though I didn't know what...
    californiadreamz101 californiadreamz101 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 17

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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 1 Response Aug 18

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    I will remember you always, since you're gone, everything went gloomy. But I remember the wonderful woman that you are, I don't hate you. I will be here if you need to talk.
    voslung voslung 36-40, M Aug 19

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