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I Remember When

What memories do you have... we all have something from back when... 632 People

    kbgloves1 kbgloves1 61-65, M 1 Response Apr 21, 2013

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    I Wish I Did Lol. ...

    I wish I did LOL. I find my self losing my most prescious memories of my childhood. I think it's just cause I am getting older. It doesn't stop it from bothering me.
    firestarterfairy firestarterfairy 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 7, 2008

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    Bittersweet Memories...

    I remember when my family would get together and we enjoyed one another. I wasn't always talkative, but I enjoyed their company. And it was always good to laugh, joke, and eat together. I remember winter vacations filled with ski trips and the excitement of going to the...
    liveurbestlifenow liveurbestlifenow 26-30, F Nov 28, 2012

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    I Remember...

    .., when I was around 9 years old, my mom took me to a free concert. It was my first concert ever and it's stuck with me my entire life. The one song I always go back to was the one I shall post here now. The chorus of it has remained a part of my heart and soul ever since, and...
    TheHiker TheHiker 41-45, M 4 Responses May 16, 2012

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    I Not That Old But I Remember When

    Snow in the winter time was fun Staying up all night with friends didn't take you two day's to recover from Hanging out was something your shirt tail did You didn't need a loan to fill up your car with gas I will add more
    ablmu65 ablmu65 41-45, M 30 Responses Aug 1, 2008

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    Adele performed Live At The Royal Albert Hall i

    wasnt there but I will never forget it she was more than amazing!!!!!!!!!! My icon xx
    4evamaureen 4evamaureen 22-25, F Mar 28

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    I was in my last relationship.

    He was a great guy. Whenever I was sad, I'd sit in his lap, wrap my legs around him and kiss his neck softly while he rubbed my back for hours. I miss that, feeling of security, I guess.
    GnarlyShit GnarlyShit 13-15, F Dec 30, 2013

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    Soda

    My grandmother used to give us a quarter to sweep the carport. We'd take an emtpy soda bottle to the corner store, hand it to the clerk and put our money in. There was an opener for the bottle and we had our coke. I would love when I found a bottle so I could get the deposit...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 3 Responses Oct 26, 2007

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    I Remember When

    I remember when... No one knew what politically correct was. People could look at a person in a supermarket who just tripped on his own feet knocking down an entire checkout line and say "that guy is retarded" without the fear of "offending" someone's...
    godsmack666 godsmack666 18-21, M 10 Responses Jul 21, 2009

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    I Did It!

    I finally figured out how to add a picture to my stories. This one is a pic of my youngest with me in Provincetown. MA in about 1977!
    kbgloves1 kbgloves1 61-65, M 4 Responses Apr 21, 2013

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    Repost from May 20: I first learned about sex.

    I wrote about this somewhere else but figured it deserved its own experience. I am 30 and somewhere between the ages of nine and eleven, I found Internet **** for the first time. Lets just say it rocked my world. I grew up in a very religious community and the Internet was still...
    Kingshelman Kingshelman 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    The very fabric of nature had denounced itself

    as a antiquated process. From when becoming nothing... Much was produced. This life that has been exposures to ill willed and sick beings. No one is free and no one is innocent. But then... I remembered when I first believed that.... I was a fool.. An ignorant fool. I had...
    pitabready pitabready 18-21, M Apr 27

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    One Of My Memorys Of Us.

    We were on my bed. I had my head on your chest. We were watching tv. Probably on a weekend. I don't quite remember the day. I was thinking about us and our future and all of the great things we could be. I was thinking about where we were going to live. Where we were going to...
    Neverendingclowndoors Neverendingclowndoors 16-17, F Jun 13, 2013

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    My First Life Lesson

    It was a truth about real friendship. I think I was 8 years old and wanted desperately to be part of the "in" group in my neighborhood. One rainy afternoon, the other girls were playing down the street and I don't know how I ended up in the garage with everyone, but I...
    LongInTheTusk LongInTheTusk 56-60, F 1 Response Sep 27, 2008

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    It's Been 3 Years, Almost 4

    The last 'story', well , more like blog, I made online, on this website, was October 25 2010 .-. It's been such a long time! I read through them and I'm flabbergasted, goodness did I suck with spelling and grammar, my words were 5th grade words. (I couldn't help but laugh and...
    harboraqua harboraqua 13-15, F Sep 16, 2013

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    Remember When....

    whenever I see this group title, the song "The End of the Innocence" by Don Henley pops into my head. sometimes it seems like my own innocence is far, far behind me, barely existing on the fringes of my memory. The End of the Innocence - Don Henley Remember when the...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 7 Responses Jan 19, 2008

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    I remember when our locked door opened.

    My mom asked me to go buy something so i got up, went out then locked the front door. when i got back i didn't know the other door was also locked so i went to the front door, then i twisted the knob, it was locked. i heard the door near the kitchen unlocked so when i was about...
    iwanttotraveltime iwanttotraveltime 16-17, F Jun 25

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    Insignificant

    I remember the day I began to grow up. I was five years old, in kindergarten. We were in a "recess" period or play period or something - it's kindergarten, isn't most of the day for play? But there were these little fake Lincoln Logs - hollow plastic instead of wood...
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow 31-35, F 17 Responses Apr 16, 2008

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    I remember back to when I was a bit younger

    and was constantly trying to prove my existence to people I thought mattered. I never really fit in but these people made it seem like the world revolved around them and everyone was desperate for approval. It seems so silly now, to really care, although I guess that's what...
    aliciam74 aliciam74 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 24

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    Re: Moved From Guang Zhou to Edmonton

    My mom and I took a plane from Hong Kong International Airport to Edmonton International Airport. I was 7 years old. It was my first plane ride. I remember I received a back pack and other thing from the lady on the air plane. I was happy. When we arrived at Edmonton...
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 28, 2008

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    I first learned about sex.

    I wrote about this somewhere else but figured it deserved its own experience. I am 30 and somewhere between the ages of nine and eleven, I found Internet **** for the first time. Lets just say it rocked my world. I grew up in a very religious community and the Internet was still...
    kingshel kingshel 26-30, M 2 Responses May 20

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    Teachers Were Respected

     Even though they are still way underpaid, I remember when teachers were respected by parents. If "Johnnie" or "Jane" were sent home with a note saying that they had been bad in class, the kid was in trouble. Oh don't have the teacher calling home...
    RedDwarf RedDwarf 51-55, M 3 Responses Oct 30, 2009

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    Sorry this is long...

    When I was 3... I remember being taken to preschool with my dad holding my hand. Watching all those loud kids run on the playground. Watching as the boys chased each other with toy trucks and load the sand and pebbles on the backs of them and watching others play in the...
    kelseytoby kelseytoby 16-17 May 21

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    The best I've ever had,

    the best I've ever had, is just a memory among those dreams, the best I've ever had, the best I've ever had, is now just a memory of a girl
    Gardener1 Gardener1 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 19

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    Barbie

    I remember when I was a complete barbie girl. I have the barbie bedding, I had a dining room set for barbie, I had her pink corvette and her minivan. I remember when I bought black barbies because I thought the white ones were boring and I wanted to be different. I had one ken...
    cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal cassandrathethinkerbleedsteal 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 10, 2007

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    When my kids where 4-6 years old.

    They are always eager and happy ,every time we go to the dentist for a check up. Because, the doctor always gives them a gummy and glove balloons . And Imagine , how the balloon looks like. Thats the reason , why it's easy to bring them to the clinic without arguing .
    mila164 mila164 46-50, F 1 Response Jun 9

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    In Honor Of My Mother

    On January 17, 2013, or sometime during the night before, my mother passed away exactly in the manner she desired. She went peacefully in her sleep with her beloved pug, Honey Bear, right by her side. Her name is Clara Robinson and she was born and lived her entire life in Alaska...
    nanawinq nanawinq 56-60, F 1 Response Feb 8, 2013

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    Story # 154 Greasy Kid Stuff

    I remember way back in the 1960s, there was a commercial for hair tonic that asked "Are you still using that greasy kid stuff?" Then, a few years later, there was a group of university students looking for a way to make some money and they got this idea to make some hair goop...
    Serenitree Serenitree 70+, F 1 Response Sep 11, 2011

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    I Remember When Love Was Soo Easy

    Yeah love was never complicated for me. I remeber when it was as simple as "thats who i love and that's who I want and nothing else will do" Unfortunately as I become older I see that its not that black and white. I remeber when i loved him and only him but now that I...
    uncommonlysweet uncommonlysweet 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 7, 2008

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    StarWanderer StarWanderer 56-60, M Feb 21

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    Earliest Girl Trouble

    When I was seven years old I was occasionally taken by my parents to visit a house in which there lived an eight year old girl called Gabby. The house was big, huge to my young eyes. It had three floors which contrasted sharply with the bungalow where we lived. The attic floor...
    michelstrict michelstrict 61-65, M Mar 13, 2013

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    I had to carry my friend's phone numbers around

    on a piece of paper and wait until I found a landline phone to contact them. ha! oh, high school in the 90's. what a trip.
    mierdamundo mierdamundo 31-35 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Memories Of Yesterday And Today

    Hopefully the rest of the days ahead will be just like it was today. The sun was out, clear blue skies, and a gentle wind was greatly enjoyed! (laugh) It was such a shock to receive snow on the first day of Spring and I was really wondering what was going on with...
    journalwriter journalwriter 51-55, F 4 Responses Apr 6, 2010

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    My Life Was Near Perfect

    I had the most perfect childhood or at least in my eyes I did.  I had two loving parents who were married and loved each other and showed me that happy marriages do exist.  They would take me to all different sorts of places such as musuems and the theatre in New York...
    xxdreamergrlxx xxdreamergrlxx 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 8, 2009

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    onomatopoeiaCA onomatopoeiaCA 41-45, F 6 Responses Jun 19

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    I Went For A Lil Trip Through Some Memories

    I opened a folder I haven't opened for almost a year! I found really interesting stuff and non-interesting stuff! Interesting were mainly stuff I made earlier for some awesome friends and some stuff for myself (I used to do stuff for myself someday lol)From the very interesting...
    AYearWithoutRain AYearWithoutRain 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 23, 2013

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    Physical Education

    PE was mandatory in schools everyday! We were made to run and play sports and be active. It wasn't an elective and we enjoyed it.  
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 5 Responses Oct 27, 2007

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    I found out my grandfathers had died.

    My mother's father died when I was 2. No one told me he had died so for the next year or so whenever I saw my grandmother I would greet her with "Where's Grandpa?" . Eventually I grew tired of asking and not receiving a response. When I was 4 my father's father had passed. This...
    kingshel kingshel 26-30, M Apr 15

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    It was when I was 15.

    .. And his name was Harry and he had a huge crush on my best friend.. My best friend knew that I had a crush on him but she didn't want to hurt me and so she never dated him.. Then after a few weeks after trying soo much, he gave up and he decided to date me. We talked for less...
    hooriya2324 hooriya2324 18-21, F 1 Response May 9

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    Let Me Know If You Remember When...

    Meatloaf would do anything for love Rick Astley would never give you up / let you down / fool around / hurt you You were too sexy for your shirt Billie Jean wasnt your lover All you needed was love ;)  
    WyldHoney WyldHoney 31-35, F Apr 8, 2008

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    Zoce Zoce 18-21, M Mar 5

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    Wonder Twins Activate

    You have to remember this cartoon. It was the best! My brother and I played it all the time and loved coming up with different things. One would be water and the other a tiger or whatever. Of course then we'd battle each other but it was still a creative way to play.
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 26, 2007

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    Days Gone By......

     I remember when the bread was delivered hot to your house, and the milkman delivered the milk and cream, when the vege man gave children some free carrots to feed the horse.   When it was safe to walk down the street after sunset and tease the older siblings with...
    c8lorraine c8lorraine 56-60 13 Responses Aug 2, 2009

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    Life Before the '80s

    The one thing not mentioned is our dads had guns in the house with amo nearby and we did not touch it or discuss it with our friends. He did not need a gun safe or trigger lock. We were taught to leave it ALONE. Period.   Those Born 1930-1979! TO ALL...
    Mammy Mammy 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 30, 2008

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    Eternities

    I remember when the days was so long they were a lifetime, small ocean to drown in everywhere, and the sense of adventure in every bush and shrub....  When animals really did talk and the trees invited you in like an old lover... eternities, eternities, eternities...
    emanon89 emanon89 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 8, 2010

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    HAPPIER Days

    (not the one I wanted ... but close) http://www.frontiernet.net/~jimdandy/specials/remember/remember.html DO YOU REMEMBER WHEN...? All the girls...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 4 Responses Sep 27, 2008

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    She met me in Rome. I had flown ahead,

    and spent two weeks traveling the countryside without her. When she arrived, I could barely contain myself. Her youthful vibrancy, her immediacy and insistence, her caring embrace was more than I knew to cherish. That was many years ago. But I'll never forget how she taught...
    REMx3 REMx3 46-50, M Jul 18

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    Fantasy Or Old Memory?

    I have a memory, only a very very short one of looking up at the ceiling of an aeroplane, I don't know much, not even who I am, but there's I'm in a beige colored baby carrier and there's a really nice comforting thing who I assume is my mum on my left. I'm in the window seat...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 6, 2013

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    Played Outside

    We stayed outside from dusk to dawn never caring to come home or even eat. Someone's mom would toss us some snacks and we'd just keep going. Riding our bikes all over and playing in the street and getting dirty beyond recognition. I loved to play hide n seek and tag and cops n...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 5 Responses Oct 27, 2007

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    Bittersweet Memories

    I remember when life was simple, a childhood not tainted.Daisy chains and big trees to climb, mother's cooking streaming through open windows tantalising my sense of smell.I remember when I laughed with my belly, playing tag with my siblings.Garden full with ripe vegetables and...
    DarkHeartLove DarkHeartLove 26-30, F Nov 26, 2012

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    Richard Nixon

    I was very young at the time, but I can remember Richard Nixon's (almost) impeachment. All the adults were talking about it like it was the end of the world but I seriously couldn't fathom what the big deal was. Such naïveté! :D
    bitabyss bitabyss 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 15, 2013

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    The Sex Of A Baby

      I remember when it wasn't until a baby was born when people would find out it what sex it was. To me it is much more exciting.
    RedDwarf RedDwarf 51-55, M Nov 16, 2009

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    I Remember When...

    I remember when life was easier. At least towards me.. I remember all the times I used to cry over the stupidest things Stupid things like a crush not liking me back, or , even a words as stupid, as, well, 'stupid' It's better then crying over pain, loss, and devastation, words...
    harboraqua harboraqua 13-15, F Sep 18, 2013

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