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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 don't know why, but recently, my mind has been drifting away A LOT thinking about my childhood. Sometimes it scares me, because I seem to remember certain moments too very well...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    One of my childhood heroes passed today. I've been a huge professional wrestling fans as far back as I can remember. The Ultimate Warrior had that wildness and energy that as a kid...
    Royced45 Royced45 36-40, M Apr 9

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    As far as I can go through my childhood memories I can remember the first one… just feeling… fear. My childhood was full of it. Scared of dark, of sleeping in my own bed, of...
    Mellangela Mellangela 26-30, F Apr 11

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    i still watch the cartoons that i watched in my childhood as i had a very awesome childhood . It just brings joy to me and i have nice dreams about playing with my friends . I don...
    manan98k manan98k 13-15, M Apr 11

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    i still watch the cartoons that i watched in my childhood as i had a very awesome childhood . It just brings joy to me and i have nice dreams about playing with my friends . I don...
    manan98k manan98k 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 11

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    i still watch the cartoons that i watched in my childhood as i had a very awesome childhood . It just brings joy to me and i have nice dreams about playing with my friends . I don...
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    I was born and raised as a Roman Catholic and I still am but I learned to be more open minded at an early age. I felt so lonely and I knew I wasn't from here because I knew my...
    lapluma808 lapluma808 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I wake up early every morning and just stare at the ceiling until I feel like it's an acceptable time to leave my bed. I use this time to think. Think about all the things on this...
    VerucaRose VerucaRose 22-25, F 6 hrs ago

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    A Decision I Made... Years Ago. To have and to hold from this day forward. Sept 15, 2001 on this date I informed my spouse and said "I was going to transition into a woman, many...
    Trisha60ts Trisha60ts 61-65, T 3 Responses Mar 24

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    When I was small :- • I'd put my arms in my shirt and told people I lost my arms • Would restart the video game whenever I knew I was going to lose • Had that one pen...
    esteem29 esteem29 26-30, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I blanked out a lot of my childhood & really only remember small parts. Which is interesting because I remember all of the weird spiritual things that happened....
    zbabi3 zbabi3 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    I've got a childhood friend mark we were the best he used to defend me when his sister hit me we took care of each other, once i have got a little brain problem in maths mum...
    Yasmin9 Yasmin9 13-15, F Mar 28

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    Since, childhood i have been waking up at 6am in the mornings :) i have the habit of combing my hair always and looking my self into the mirror, i always saw myself pretty with my...
    shlproy123 shlproy123 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I love my mom and my grandma but growing up was sometimes really hard for me. I remember waking up in the middle of the night when I was really little so i could bury my head under...
    bsmirror bsmirror 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    The sky was milky gray and the ocean was fierce. The light dappled through the clouds. He stood in a circle of four other friends, skateboard underfoot and as aloof as the azure...
    streck32 streck32 26-30, F Apr 5

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    I think it's because of my ADHD. I can't remember things someone just old me, but i can remember tons of stuff from my childhood!
    TheCunylinguist TheCunylinguist 41-45, F Mar 23

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    I was diagnosed with depression at eight years old and have lived with it in such a way that it has crippled nearly every aspect of my life. I have never been on medication to help...
    Scorpio018 Scorpio018 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 26

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    I miss the memories behind the photos, old cartoons, the cook-outs, the birthday party's, the "fights", sleepovers, all the neighborhood getting together to play kickball/softball...
    16countrygirl 16countrygirl 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    I was eight years old and lived in a predominately white neighborhood. I was best friends with this boy name Courtney. He was white and I was black. But we didn't see color. We saw...
    peacefullover peacefullover 22-25, F 5 Responses Apr 5

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    Babysitter Blues- So when I was little, around 6. I had already developed my lust for tickling. My parents were also really into tickling as well, so you could say it was a family...
    Strangerhood Strangerhood 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    I may be young but I DO remember the times before internet. I hardly used the computer and my entertainment came from TV/Video games. OR riding bikes XD Being poor in the 90s...
    Ruru88 Ruru88 18-21, F Mar 24

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    In one day, I was at the zoo with my dad , we saw so many different animals and species that I started to like all kinds of animals , so I am already grown up and still love Them...
    ferrer95 ferrer95 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    I have been dealing with depression for as long as I can remember. From before I even knew what to call it. I am thankful that my darker periods are less frequent and don’t...
    AnonymousEP77 AnonymousEP77 41-45, M Apr 5

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    I remember my first kiss, with the girl who is now my girlfriend. Her name is Megan, and we met through mutual friends and we became bestfriends instantly. I became really attached...
    KontGat KontGat 13-15, M 2 Responses Apr 5

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    I am a survivor and will continue to be so. Robbed of my peace of mind and treated like crap, I lived through it. I can live through almost anything now. I would rather it had not...
    Thatredheadchick Thatredheadchick 46-50, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    Michael Jackson my have been a man by today's standards but in his mind he was still a boy. Michael never had a normal childhood,and was frequently abused by his father. The media...
    AGothicOdyssey AGothicOdyssey 46-50, M Apr 10

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    I meet him when i was just 2 years old...my first day in kindergarten. We became friends, and very soon best friends. But after three years, when we reached 1st standard, he left...
    PreetyB PreetyB 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    When I was at the elementry school, my mom threw a birthday party for me. I invited my friends from school. On the day of the party, the house was full of balloons and decoration...
    Tedybearhug Tedybearhug 26-30, F 2 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    I have read so many sad and disturbing histories on here, it seems almost normal now to have been abused, misused and traumatised in childhood and beyond. I am lucky. I had a nice...
    Gladez Gladez 36-40, F Mar 24

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    Ahh, the good ol' days. MTV in the early 2000s was the ****!
    lexix0 lexix0 16-17, F Mar 23

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    I was in pre-school, and things were going normally. All of a sudden, the phone rang and the preschool teachers told us that we were all going home early. They didn't tell us why...
    whitemiddleclassteengirl whitemiddleclassteengirl 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    I am here to tell you about me, my vision and my reality. I'm looking for three women and two men to join me in leaving society. Leaving it all behind and building a community of...
    leaving6622 leaving6622 36-40, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I managed to forget all of my bad childhood memories, until a few months back when they started resurfacing in my dreams, so now not only do I have to deal with these memories, I...
    xMina97x xMina97x 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    im yeah starting t thnk being happy even for a day its a curse to me .upto wen i was 8 i was the happiest child ever my parents me like an egg ,after that thats wen al hell broke...
    kesinah kesinah 22-25, F Mar 29

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    I've always been insightful, having spent much of my youth chronically trapped in my overly analytic mind. Through the years I began to manifest this introspective process outwards...
    danii92 danii92 18-21, F Apr 2

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    Being on the countryside on a swing in a tree. playing with my cousins hide and seek all night long. I had a pleasant childhood.
    Cristianpellicier Cristianpellicier 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 3

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    So with the weather getting nicer this morning I was having my coffee, and a memory from my childhood came to mind. When I was 8-10 years old my great grandma use to live near a...
    Slashrattlenroll Slashrattlenroll 41-45, M 3 Responses Apr 8

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    My mom drank through my entire childhood and would take me to house parties and lock me in the bathroom or get anyone she could to babysit me. Including disgusting men. I was...
    Purplesloths Purplesloths 18-21, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I had waking up early. In school I had to wake up 5 o clock in morning for my extra classes which I hated..It may be a few days in my life where I had woken up early...
    openheart92 openheart92 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    Every night I tell myself I will wake up early the next day. Whether I sleep early or late, or whether I have a million things to do, there's no way I can get up before 11am!
    BarbieH BarbieH 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I will remember how you caught my eye You admired me Just when I thought no one was looking I will remember how you chased me Making me feel like a giddy school girl A feeling...
    musicilove musicilove 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I don't ever want to wake up in the morning for school it's to early can't the start school at 10 and end at 5 that would be amazing who agrees with me
    carsen carsen 16-17, M Mar 21

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    Any day off I have I like to wake up early and walk the city. There's something quiet and peaceful having the city all to yourself. It makes the upcoming day seem so much more...
    sup637 sup637 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 22

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    I think the best sleep comes at that time half hour before you need to wake up and a hour after. It is like the most relaxing sleep I can have. My cat thinks otherwise though. She...
    jatpack3 jatpack3 36-40, M Mar 26

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    I had to wake up early to go to the drs office
    Eddy0925 Eddy0925 18-21, M Mar 27

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    I hate waking up too early, but my body always wakes me up at 5:00 am sharp!!!
    WarHammer40000 WarHammer40000 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    I'm in my early 30's and retirement is the next thing I look forward to in life.
    FatAlly FatAlly 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 11

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    Got off work early today woohoo!!!
    niko89 niko89 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    Hate it but I get up about 5:30am every weekday, day doesn't end till about 1am. Weekends I usually don't have to wake up as early. Thankfully.
    Anonymousboy777 Anonymousboy777 16-17, M 2 Responses 6 days ago