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    Now And Then

    I remember when we first met. I feel like I’ve known him for so long. I knew then that I will love him for the rest of my life no matter what. I just wish that I could stand his attitude. He asks a lot -.- But I do love him always and forever.
    grasya grasya 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 6, 2010

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    When me and my brother lived with my dad

    when my parents were separated. He would drink and sulk in his room for days. Sometimes would slip lunch money under the door so we could eat. I still remember, one time the door was open. Me and my brother saw my dad laying in the middle of his bed, staring at the wall. We both...
    ChelsEli ChelsEli 22-25, F May 27

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    lissomirl lissomirl 22-25, F Jun 20

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    A Christmas Story

    When I was 7 years of age my family was really poor. My mother worked 3 jobs and we really never saw her. It was one of those rare Winters in Seattle where it was snowing all most every day. On Christmas Eve my mother told all 5 of us kids that we we not going to receive...
    ScaR97731 ScaR97731 46-50, M 7 Responses Jul 11, 2010

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    My Life In Southern California

    "People usually start life by being born. Not me, though." -Captain Bluebear, The 13 1/2 Lives of Captain Bluebear "Life is too precious to be left to chance." -Deus. X. Machina, The 13 1/2 Lives of Captain bluebear A person can have many lives. Some...
    MeadowsofHeaven MeadowsofHeaven 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 6, 2009

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    I'm hoping someone can help ME remember

    something! Back when I was in grade school (in the 1960's) there was a "gross out"song the kids (mostly boys) would sing. One version went as follows: Great, green, gobs of greasy grimey gophers' guts, Multilated monkey meat, Concentrated turkey feet, One quart can of all...
    eddiecarbone eddiecarbone 61-65, M 1 Response Apr 15

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    I Will Always Remember You

    i know you are gone now, your suicide is just something that will never completely sink in. that perfect smile you shared with the world, those funny jokes that would always brighten my day, i will always remember the good times. you have touched my life in a way that will never...
    kaylen94 kaylen94 18-21, F Feb 4, 2012

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    It Is What It Is (Part 1)

    you saw me, I saw you you didn't talk, I ignored We're strangers looking at each other Eyes that crosses in a rose I sit there calm & quite Not knowing you're also there I look back cause there's someone I can feel who is staring at me. Ans it's you! caught your eyes straight to...
    MauGuju03 MauGuju03 16-17, F May 28, 2013

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    What My Mother Used to Say

    I OWE MY MOTHER 1. My mother taught me TO APPRECIATE A JOB WELL DONE. "If you're going to kill each other, do it outside. I just finished cleaning." 2. My mother taught me RELIGION. "You better pray that will come out of the carpet." 3. My mother...
    mahler mahler 70+, F 8 Responses Apr 17, 2008

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    A Peek At The Past 2

    You hurt, I cry, and then ask Why? is it life's a ***** and then you die? You ask whats lost to me, not you I say take blood Whats that mean to you? A long ways back I started off on this my life with just a cough. some of those years, I was a child and then the world which was...
    0Lowbrow 0Lowbrow 56-60, M Oct 22, 2010

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    the first time my mother told me she was

    bipolar. Me and my brother walked in on my mother, sitting on the floor in the middle of the living room. She was wrapping Christmas presents and crying her eyes out. We asked what was wrong and she looked up at us like it was the worse question to ask her. "I'm bipolar." That's...
    ChelsEli ChelsEli 22-25, F May 27

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    It has been such a long time

    since I've seen you, but I can remember everything about your face. No one talks to me like you did. I hope wherever you are, you know that. I hope you revel in the fact that since you've been gone, no one has come close to taking your place. I sometimes think you were the last...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 22

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    A Peek At The Past

    I wrote some things some years ago. The are crudely done actually written in pencil but will never be edited or corrected or rewritten They were written at that moment, In that moment, raw I will start with this one but there is no particular order. For some reason tonite sitting...
    0Lowbrow 0Lowbrow 56-60, M 4 Responses Oct 16, 2010

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    Those Were the Days

    The unplanned introduction by our colleague lead to the beginning of our lovely relationship.. You never failed to write via email...telling me bout your day to day life and how busy things were offshore..  You asked me how am I doing at work..and whats my...
    Eternal Eternal 31-35, F 8 Responses Aug 17, 2009

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    I used to message you

    and say "I.love.you" and you would message back "I.love.you.more." What a joke. If I can get mad, it is easier to get through the days. But, with all the happy memories that keep coming to mind, how do I stay mad? The truth is, I do love you. I just have to get through the days...
    goodnightangel goodnightangel 36-40, F Mar 17

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    Dear Professor, I'm posting this letter here,

    because I know I'll never have the courage to send it to you directly. I doubt you'll ever read it on here, but at least, I'll feel much better knowing you might eventually come across this letter, one day, when I'm gone far far away. For the past three years, the three years...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 26-30, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Hamburglar Jail!!

    I remember going to McDonald's as a kid and playing on the play ground and playing in the big hamburger jail!
    Ladybell Ladybell 31-35, F Nov 12, 2011

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    My Favourite Singer

    when i was 7 or 8 i got to meet my favourtie singer ever (i think it was pink) i got an autograph and a hug i was so excited i will never forget that day
    natasha10001 natasha10001 16-17, F Jun 6, 2012

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    9/11

    "It is impossible to fully comprehend the evil that would have conjured up such a cowardly and depraved assault upon thousands of innocent people." -- Canadian Prime Minister Jean Chretien, Sept. 11. 'Somebody said: "Gee, that plane is flying awful low,"' Fred recalls. 'I...
    Blmy Blmy 46-50, F Sep 10, 2013

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    The Little Store.

    Next to my Grandfather's house was a small store/post office/gas station.  Besides a few taverns the small store was the only place of commerce in the tiny village.  The store sort of looked like a house and sort of looked like a store.  It had a brownish ...
    Freestanding Freestanding 51-55, F 15 Responses Nov 4, 2009

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    The Day She Came Into My Life

    April 29th,2005.Was a day never to be forgotten.Of course we new she was coming and the anticipation was huge for me.the day went on and i couldnt sit still until later in the afternoon i got a call to come down to the hospital.A couple of hours went by and she arrived.She was...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 17, 2012

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    Sometimes something ( some words .

    ... Names ..songs ...time ....some food ..) just reminds me of some people from past:)
    lost021 lost021 18-21, F Apr 20

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    First thing in the morning selifes Of course,

    they weren't called selfies then. It was still fun though. Sending the goofy bad hair silly faced pictures back and forth.
    SandP SandP 36-40 Mar 1

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    Lest We Forget

    ANZAC DAY (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps)   Did you watch the movie Gallipoli?   ANZAC Day commemorates the landing of 75,000 allied forces on the beach of Gallipoli on 25 April 1915. The casualties on both sides were heavy. Of the Allied Forces-from Britain...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 24, 2009

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    I Owe You Nothing

    Ep trolls getting emotionally attached.... Like wtf? I just realized from certain people there is only so much to learn.... They cannot just put it in different words and think it will make it alright... Then the message is lost when they only want to get seen. Freakin hell i do...
    indigowitch indigowitch 22-25, F Jun 1, 2013

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    There was a man in his nineties with

    Alzheimer's known as Jack. He'd sing so beautifully it sometimes brought tears to your eyes. He didn't like the staff who condescended him, had aggressive outbursts chasing them with a walking stick. He was always trying to escape from the home, and his singing seemed to be the...
    AngelofPink AngelofPink 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 16

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    Faded Memories

    as the night closes in i fell so lonely.sometimes i dream i am being held.i feel i am going crazy.i thought that i would be be with you my friend till the end.i dont know what happened.it ened so fast.i remember how you would hold me and not care who saw like we were the only two...
    freeangel freeangel 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 30, 2010

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    I remember when I used to be

    so fragile, so naive, so caring and trusting. 14 years old, aching to be 16 because I thought age labeled a person. I thought it would label me just as mature as I felt on the inside. I thought, that when I turned 16, I would be a woman. I was wrong. My 16th birthday opened a...
    BunnyGruff BunnyGruff 18-21, F Apr 8

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    I Remember -

    When Hershey Bars were 25 cents.When Phones really had dials.When The Twin Towers fell.Candy cigarettes.When there was only the NFL football.Bubble gum cigars.when you had to get up to change the channel of adjust the volume.when Christmas season didn't start till after...
    1sabre 1sabre 56-60, M 14 Responses Dec 14, 2012

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    I'm Very Happy...

    ...that i remember my life with clarity back to when i was about eighteen months old, right after my mom, who i'm sad that i don't remember at all, lost her fight with brain cancer, may she rest in peace. I remember one day being in my crib in Gramma & Grampa's house on thier...
    eleanorssong eleanorssong 56-60, F 2 Responses Apr 4, 2012

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    In infant school when I was around 5

    or 6, there was a little boy called Jason in one of my classes. He wore glasses, was very shy like me, and had a patch over one of his eyes. One day I blurted out something silly over what the sticker on his face was for, and since then we became the best of friends, and I used...
    AngelofPink AngelofPink 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 20

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    Why Me?

    I haven't had a woman in five years.  No, let me retract that statement.  I don't have a girlfriend or partner.  I never could seem to find what I needed. When you feel horny, lonely or a bit desperate you can always find what you want.  Instant gratification is everywhere...
    Gangboss Gangboss 51-55, M 2 Responses Jun 27, 2011

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    April is sexual assault child abuse prevention

    month and domestic violence month and military brat month . If your experiencing any if these horrific abuses tell someone don't Just stay quiet and let it happen. Abuse is wrong it has no gender , comes in many forms , ages and does have to do with animals at times. Parents...
    candyliscious candyliscious 18-21, F Apr 3

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    This is a memory of an operation I had in

    childhood. I was about 12 when I was told I would have to have my sinuses washed out. I'd been bothered by sinusitis, but was very reluctant to have the operation. I had never had a full-scale general anaesthetic before, though I'd been put to sleep with gas at the dentist's two...
    Macmann Macmann 56-60, M Jul 9

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    I am sitting in my kitchen looking out across

    the road at an empty parking lot. If one didn't know the history of my town, it would seem that this parking lot serves no purpose as there is no building for it to belong to. And truth be told it doesn't serve a purpose anymore. It's just an abandoned parking lot that rarely...
    SolitarySummer SolitarySummer 22-25, F 1 Response May 22

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    I Remember Snow In Brooklyn

    Coming home one snowy Friday,late in the wee hours. Laying down in bed. My friend spend the night, as it was late. We looked out to the snow. Each from our own twin bed. The silent and peacefulness of the snow falling, bringing Peace to our hearts. It was an Edward scissor hand...
    tabatha1919 tabatha1919 41-45, F Oct 29, 2012

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    When I was a child, our five room house had

    cold air conditioning winter only. I slept upstairs in a large one room bedroom with five beds. All the kids ( seven) slept there. There was no glass in the two large windows and the only thing that held out the cold air was two home made inserts made of rough lumber. My Momma...
    Bonnie1934 Bonnie1934 56-60, F 4 Responses Jan 20

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    Overdrive18 Overdrive18 18-21, M Jul 13

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    I remember when "thongs" referred to those

    sandals you wore at the beach (now called flip-flops) I remember when "straight" meant either "not on drugs" or referred to a released convict who mended his ways and "went straight" I remember when "queer" was a derogatory term for gays. I remember when "to bomb" an exam...
    eddiecarbone eddiecarbone 61-65, M 1 Response Apr 8

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    I Do

    I remember the power you had over me causing me to shake like the leaves of a tree in a thunderstorm. I remember how you made me feel beautiful more than any other man. I remember loving you and asking for nothing in return. I remember. Do you?
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F May 7, 2011

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    Mum hated spiders, so did I.

    As a particularly evil punishent when I was a child she'd make me go outside into the garage and use the end of a broom to remove cobwebs. It made me absolutely hysterical. I'd be crying and begging her, anything but that, but it was futile. As you walked in there was a dank...
    AngelofPink AngelofPink 18-21, F 2 Responses May 19

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    It Is What It Is (Part 2)

    I saw you, you saw me. I smile then you said "hi" I said "hello" then you said "Barbie" I pause then look back as you walk away. I saw you, you saw me. As you pass by, you smiled and said "Bye Barbie" I said "Bye" but you never heard me There's a lot of things I wanted to tell...
    MauGuju03 MauGuju03 16-17, F May 28, 2013

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    I Remember

    my first time having sex and it was HORRIBLE!!!!Never forget it.
    Punk1n Punk1n 31-35, F 14 Responses Sep 22, 2011

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    I Remember the First Book of Poetry I Was Given

    I was eight, and it had brightly coloured pictures, and really funny poems.  It was called electric eels and other shocking things.  Unfortunately I was sick on it after about 3 months, but even though this was two decades ago, I can still remember some of the poems...
    ellidahl ellidahl 26-30, F 8 Responses Jul 15, 2008

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    Friend Thats Not

    I remember when a friend was a friend . Now it seams some people pretend to want to be friends . How sad when a friend know longer wants you and can't be strong enough to face you and tell you its over. Why must they lie then block you. Do they not undersand how that hurts to be...
    Hunbunnybabe Hunbunnybabe 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 16, 2009

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    1-I am standing in the vets with my parents.

    I know something bad happened. It's duller today, the colours gone from the sky. We wait for someone to come to us. Eventually someone does. They look very serious and have a dog lead in their hand. My dogs lead. They hand it to us and say they are very sorry. My throat tightens...
    BlueMoon797 BlueMoon797 13-15, F May 27

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    A Bad Boy

    I was a good boy. Had lots to do with bad boys when I was young; they seemed to be everywhere, but less so recently. I often think about the bad boys of my youth and wonder what's happened to them. Have they become 'good'? I can't imagine what my wife's uncle was like as a...
    rojblake rojblake 36-40, M 5 Responses Mar 26, 2010

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    Christchurch Feb 22 Two Years On

    When 12:51pm Tuesday Feb 22 when the quake struck I felt it down in Dunedin at first I thought it was bunch of heavy trucks going past the building that i work in.When the building that work a co worker and were in the staff room we just looked at each other in shock and...
    unoken unoken 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 21, 2013

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    I Remember

    the smell of my life as she curld up next to every night till her death i remember playing with her wet bottom as we held each other tight and kissed
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M May 8, 2012

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    I still remember the first time I saw you. You are the prettiest girl I ever saw. I had to know you. You became my best friend. You became my deepest love. You are the most...
    lonesojourner lonesojourner 46-50, M 1 hr ago

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    When I was about 5, I was in private school, and there was a kid named Ryan. He had blond hair, which is all of his appearance that I remember. He and I were best friends and he...
    GlassRabbit GlassRabbit 13-15, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    I want to be remember as the girl Who was always smiling and laughing The one that never appeared sad The one that helped people through their pain even if they couldn't help...
    Hiddenamoungus Hiddenamoungus 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    I posted something similar to this before and deleted it for no apparent reason. I killed a woman in my last life. I'm sure of it because I vividly remember assaulting her and...
    dazedreamer dazedreamer 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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