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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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    I can't remember the first 10 or 12 years of my life. And what few "memories" I have are more like pictures (like I may have seen a picture of it and remember that/I only remember...
    IAmJustAGhostGirl IAmJustAGhostGirl 13-15, F Apr 7

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    When I was around 10-12, I wasn't like any other kids. When the others were hanging out with their cliques, groups or whatever you wanna call it..I was always in the library by...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 days ago

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    This is only a small amount of the abuse that has happened in my childhood. It happened by many people for a long time. But this is what I need to talk about right now. I have a...
    ChantelSurvived ChantelSurvived 22-25, F Mar 24

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    Why is it that when I look back at my childhood I can only remember sunny days? Of course there must have been rainy days, dull days, boring days, miserable days, but I can't...
    Wyesman Wyesman 70+, M 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    Today was one of those mornings that triggered a favorite childhood memory. It's not winter but it's also not summer yet. I was feeling a little chilly when I walked into the...
    llevame llevame 41-45, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    When I was like 12 or eleven, my grandmom and poppy use Ta watch me a lot me and my brother. We would spend whole summers at there place for what I can remember. I remember playing...
    Mardiez Mardiez 18-21, M Mar 24

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    ...(Stories of Loss and Leaving)...Tears are not always the first and most potent evidence of sorrow. And some people manage to stay with you long after they’re gone.1. A...
    mysteriouseverything mysteriouseverything 22-25, F a week ago

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    I can't remember exactly how old I was during this time, but I was in my second year of kindergarten. My mom met this man. I don't know how old he was at the time, he was black...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I keep having these moments like a movie clip go through my mind.. I see myself looking in a mirror.. I'm looking at the bruises on my legs and my stomach... And I can't remember...
    swimmingwolf0 swimmingwolf0 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    Shauntel. . . She was a small girl, extremely thin and fragile looking, with dark long hair and bangs that I'm not even sure was black or brown. I think her eyes were a dark brown...
    TokioDoll TokioDoll 16-17, F Mar 29

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    I was born in 1974. I am part of that first generation to grow up on computer usage. That first generation for whom having a computer in the home was like having a refrigerator...
    lovingone lovingone 36-40, F 4 Responses Apr 4

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    Yep lived my early life off 3 1/4. Vaguely remember 5 1/2.
    Thespistx Thespistx 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 6

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    My 2 childhood friends and I used to jump on their parents beds and sing "3" little monkeys. Things were so easy and fun then.
    Lexigirl12 Lexigirl12 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I had just turned 16 and was looking for a summer job to get some money together to buy a car. My mom was a nurse at the local hospital. One day she told me that a new nurse had...
    phph phph 66-70, M Apr 4

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    I have many bad childhood memories, but this one that I really am still sad about. I was in forth or fifth grade, and my one and only dream was to become a Major League baseball...
    keitof keitof 13-15, M Mar 18

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    I was in a relationship when I was very very young maybe around 5 to 7 years old. My parents discovered us one day when we were kids and they gave me the "talk" saying how we were...
    WhiteKnight303 WhiteKnight303 16-17, F Mar 22

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    I feel like I grew up too fast, the fact I knew too much things a kid shouldn't know. Yea, it helps now knowing those kinds of stuff since I'm in my teenage years. I feel like...
    nuwandaisaphony nuwandaisaphony 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    The days when we used to play hide and seek...waiting for sunday at end of the week...smile on face was always real & true...didn't know to hurt any crew ...neither we used to say...
    notknowmyself notknowmyself 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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    Memories of your childhood come back and are so clear and vivid it’s like being young again. Colours seem brighter and more brilliant. Laughter seems part of daily life where...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    The problem with this habit of mine is that all of my friends are early birds. They usually schedule our hang out time SO FREAKING EARLY in the morning, and I'm that girl you see...
    DeuxExMachina DeuxExMachina 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    I can stay up really late yet I can wake up very early. I sometimes sleep at around one in the morning and wake up at three in the morning again. I don't know why but I can be a...
    colourflame colourflame 13-15, F Apr 6

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    I tend to get REALLY early, so the math just works out that bedtime comes early too. Besides, beds are warm safe places, and I love to sleep down under the covers to
    tilky tilky 61-65, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Early morning is the best time of a day. I like it so much. I don't get up too early everyday, but when I do, seeing how the new day is born is fantastic feeling. It's like you see...
    demoisellecapulet demoisellecapulet 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    What I remember of my dreams from the last few nights: In one dream, I was at a skating rink, and I was playing the games. In some games, they didn't offer tickets, but in others...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F Mar 25

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    I remember you. Charles Black. The boy I sat next to in kindergarten. You were nice but you drove me nuts because you only ever used your orange crayon. Wore it down to a nub. I'm...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 5 Responses Mar 20

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    I have been getting up a 5am, ever since I was a boy. The quietness of the early morning is very relaxing.
    justalittlekinky justalittlekinky 51-55, M Apr 1

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    I was feeling so exhausted last Saturday...it was one of those days when I feel like vanishing. Just run away...to where? There is no escaping from this world's vanity; I've...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    I just don't understand the pranking lately, while Kaidence, Kendall and I were shopping my four boys pulled more pranks on our neighbours! I just don't understand how they think...
    Richardson444 Richardson444 56-60, F Apr 6

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    Good morning...I always look forward to a new day. I hope you feel the same way too... Thank God for early mornings. It's when the day starts; let us be inspired to live through...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 4 days ago

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    Every time I write a song there's always something from the 90s or early mid 2000s playing in the background . Man you just can't be inspired by too many of the artists out today
    Princeofnothing Princeofnothing 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I can remember little pieces of a dream or two last night. In one, I was at a store, and a person I used to be friends with was there. He was getting some things, and I decided to...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 6

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    When we first really met. I was 16, I think he was 19. I remember the girl that held his hand, and how they loved each other like crazy. She was beautiful and tough and I recall...
    ReykjaviktoZurich ReykjaviktoZurich 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I remember when I was never told I had an enjoyable personality, when nothing I said had an impact. None of my opinions mattered and my values didn't mean anything to anyone. I...
    MarimbaJake MarimbaJake 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    sometimes i miss something i have no memory of, sometimes i miss something that i never had, or could it be that iii am remembering or could it be that these truly did happen to me...
    AlejandroYme AlejandroYme 18-21, M Apr 4

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    I always remember people. I have a photographic memory so sometimes I just remember their faces. Sometimes I won't remember anything about their personality or what their voice...
    GreenEyess GreenEyess 16-17, F Mar 21

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    I remember my first real kiss. I was in 6th or 7th grade and on swim team at the local Y. A girl that used to tease me joined our team. She was more mature than the rest of the...
    carnivalcam carnivalcam 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    I will remember what you said. And then I will remember what you did. If the two things are not the same, hmmmmmm! I will remember that too.
    LadyLouisiana LadyLouisiana 56-60, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    I remember my first kiss just like it was yesterday.. Me and my older sis (technical my aunt) but she was only 4yrs older than me. She was a senior in the same secondary school I...
    Mama86 Mama86 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    Who remembers Stan Freeberg? Also remembered as "Cecil, the Sea Sick Sea Serpent"? He went to the great comedian in the sky. Guess I'll have to call "John & Marsha" and tell them...
    rfrr56 rfrr56 70+, M 4 Responses Apr 8