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I Run Away From Problems

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    Problems

    Problems,If I can,When I can,I run like hell,They're always chasing me,If I can get away,I do,Need a break.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 25, 2012

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    Nobody's Perfect

    Life dosen't wait for you. You have to stay with it and grasp a hold of it. Go with wild rides on the adventures you will have with it. If you get left behid it won't wait for you, you have to catch up with it. And that's exactly what I am doing. I need to catch up with it. I don...
    girlsonboats girlsonboats 13-15 Jul 20, 2011

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    sadbutrad sadbutrad 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 16, 2014

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    Being

     Being... It is the letting go of all the should's, the must's, the have-to's, the have-nots, the cannots, the doubts and the guilt. > It is allowing your thoughts to come forth - without judgement. > It is allowing yourself to feel - without judgement. > It is...
    burwi333 burwi333 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 25, 2010

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    Weakness

    Holy sh*t do I run fast when I foresee confrontation. They made us run the mile starting back in elementary school; I always excelled because I was told to, "Go, Go, Go!" So, I went. Fast. (fastest time: 6 min, 48 sec). And Bill Clinton even signed...
    wonderlust wonderlust 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 7, 2007

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    Sometimes Easier Than Facing Them

    there are some problems where its just easier to run away from them....but it always seems that they are the ones which haunt you, and never leave you alone...yet it feels right to just keep on running.....why face something that you dotn want to?
    sezy sezy 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 26, 2007

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    I'm Tired of Running

    i've been running from problems for most of my life. i run when i make a mess. i run because i have to face the mess. i run because the mess reflects ugliness in my character. because of my family situation, i've been able to run from school to school, from continent to...
    aloneandintimidating aloneandintimidating 16-18, F 2 Responses Aug 13, 2007

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    Drop The Hot Potato And Sprint In The Opposite Direction.

    That's basically the motto of my emotional life. I can deal with physical, professional and academic issues but not emotions. They kill me. The last time I dropped a hot potato was about 2 months ago when I saw the true colors of my friend on a trip to Vegas. After that I cut off...
    littlemsscientist littlemsscientist 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 4, 2010

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    Just Accept It And Move Along.

    I have always ran away with a problem is brought about, but I have learned that running away doesn't make that problem go away. No matter how far you run the problem will always pop up again. I have to think for a minute about what would have happened if I would have stayed...
    imperfectbeauty imperfectbeauty 18-21, F Dec 16, 2012

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    I Ran Away From Home As a Youn...

    I ran away from home as a young sprout, back in the 70s.  I didn't then and don't now see that I had any choice.
    Mandragora Mandragora 46-50, F Oct 4, 2007

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    Wish They Could Find Me...

    When I get into a confrontation I generally shut down, run, and hide. As I get older, the distance I run gets farther. I am now thousands of miles away from my problems, but then again here they are and I still have to face myself. I used to have soo many friends, a social...
    brokenfence brokenfence 26-30, F Oct 6, 2012

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    Ignore It And It Will Go Away

    After a bullying incident I skipped school for a whole year before my teacher or my parents realized I was doing it. I like to run away. It feels good. One time I ran so fast out the school and into the road that I was hit by a oncoming car. I just got up and kept running.
    Ayerf Ayerf 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 18, 2012

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    The Logo Is Me...

    Yup 100%, I'm that poor *wittle scared putty tat, that's runnin away from those meanies with the scary teef, on the group logo. *Turns and runs
    TiPoupon TiPoupon 18-21, F May 22, 2008

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    Distroied Youth

    My abuse started when dropped off at the sitters. When her husband found his wife sitting other kids rather than there own he was furious. His wife needed some items at the store she took my brothers with he to carry groserys. I was left with him and there two daughters I went...
    Jepadee Jepadee 51-55 Jan 11, 2013

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    Bridge Burner

    I have a special talent for disappearing.  I can vanish in plain sight.  My first instinct, as a Scorpio, is usually to lash out with my sometimes vicious tongue.  But other times I cower.  And wilt.  And, in these times, I run.  And I hide. ...
    hippieheart hippieheart 41-45, F Feb 8, 2008

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    Since Fifteen I Have Ran, Everywhere You Can Run....so Let's Run

    Whenever I'm confronted with an uncomfortable situation...my instinct is usually to run away from it. Just drop it and dash. Sever ties, no good-byes, get the **** out of there. I drop communication with whatever is bothering me and seclude myself until I feel like it's safe...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 4, 2010

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    Runaway,

    I will follow, cant run too long, I should be a lot stronger, and I am weaker then before,  weak, is not I, I am more then just who I am, so many things is what makes me!  lives I lived , time that lingers, cold numb fingers, problems, problems, so I run faster then...
    jenaciesoto jenaciesoto 26-30, F Dec 7, 2007

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    Running For Potential Failures

    When I an in uncertain situations, such as a new job responsibility/assignment, I feel a very strong urge to run away from them and instead read silly books or watch movies.  I hate to let people down or be wrong, it makes me feel so bad that I instead just call in sick or 'work...
    runner11 runner11 36-40 4 Responses Apr 15, 2011

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    In the Last Six Weeks, I Would...

    In the last six weeks, I would say that I have only started to face my problems as normally, I would just cut of as if they didnt matter, but I have been admitted to hospital before, and only three years ago came of the mental health risk list, so yeah, I have ran from my probs...
    rosygal rosygal 46-50, F Dec 7, 2007

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    Not a Good Runner. . .

    I try to run from my problems, but whatever the case may be, they always catch up with me. and always at the worst time possible!
    babygirl87 babygirl87 19-21, F Dec 18, 2007

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    Hot N Cold

    when I was in the sixth grade, basically I had some problems in school, my life, and my self esteem issues. I decided it would be best to leave. So I did, I fell into deep depression and finally decided to man up and get help. I never talke to anybody before except for one and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 15, 2012

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    Always Running Away

    All my life, I've been running away from situations, people .. just about everything. Sometimes I feel like i want to live, but I'm too scared. :/ Scared of what? I don't really know. I run away from relationships. I run away from love I run away from fights I turn my back...
    Reflect17673 Reflect17673 18-21 Dec 18, 2012

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    I Used to Run Away Form Proble...

    I used to run away form problems all the time... Now I face most of them....
    GTMarie GTMarie 18-21, F Oct 4, 2007

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    Run Forest Run!!! Lol

    lol,i always run away from problems, i hate problems!! its difficult enough for me to face my own problems, but i just cannot stand it when someone else has created a problem for themselves, and then tries to pass the buck on to me!!! thats when i magically turn into Forest Gump...
    cowshed123 cowshed123 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 24, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    Do you ever just wish you could run away from all your problems and it would be that easy? As you can tell thats how I feel right now. My mom just got angry and grounded me for...
    Randumbdude Randumbdude 13-15 1 Response Jan 7

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    I think I did run away from home, or maybe it was a dream? I remember leaving out the Backdoor when it was really cold(but not snowing) and I jump over my fence and went down the...
    MysteriousDragon MysteriousDragon 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    Anyone can run away. It's super easy. Facing your problems and working through them, THAT'S what makes you strong
    RebeccaMontero RebeccaMontero 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 16

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    I'm just sick of my parents My dad verbally abuse me My mom makes me do everything I get up at 9:00 AM sometimes 6:00 AM to clean and work I'm like a slave! I just want to run...
    AloneGirl13 AloneGirl13 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    I do not exercise enough. They say exercise reduces anxiety and helps fight depression. In my personal struggle with both of those issues, I have found physical activity merely...
    Kingshelman Kingshelman 31-35, M 5 Responses Jan 18

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    anyone in usa wanna team uo? I need to runaway too
    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M Jan 16

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    Ok so when i was 8 years old, my mom died in a car accident. She was driving alone. I still have nightmares sometimes about her death, i just imagine the fear that went through her...
    RnneKK RnneKK 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    Does anyone live near California?
    sweetcrystalynn sweetcrystalynn 13-15, F Jan 18

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    I wanna run away from home. I gotta question: if I run away at 16 and then one back at 18, will I still be charged with running away?
    rachelrk0723 rachelrk0723 16-17, F 5 Responses Jan 11

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    Does somebody Will runaway with me? Of course not, cuz we cant Wait for someone to run away from a place, the Only one who Will be there to save you, is you
    yoursorrow yoursorrow 18-21, M Jan 4

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    Who wants to run away from there home with me? I so hate my life I get replaced bullied and I'm just ******* hated so yea who wants to (must be 13-15 and in Ohio..)
    BiXwolfsXbears BiXwolfsXbears 13-15, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I hate this town, it's so washed up. And all my friends don't give a ****. They'll tell me that it's just bad luck. When will I find where I fit in? - ADTR tbh i just want to...
    AyeTheGoodLife AyeTheGoodLife 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 14

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    Run away with me that small voice whispers, let it go, and just run.. Disappear from the sight of those who judge, follow your hearts desire, escape the reality that lays upon it...
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    lets just say 2014 was the worst year of my life. 2015 didnt start off well either. someone has taken their life cause of me.. and i still dont understand why.. im not going to go...
    Musicgamer14 Musicgamer14 13-15, M Jan 18

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    lets just say 2014 was the worst year of my life. 2015 didnt start off well either. someone has taken their life cause of me.. and i still dont understand why.. im not going to go...
    Musicgamer14 Musicgamer14 13-15, M Jan 18

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    lets just say 2014 was the worst year of my life. 2015 didnt start off well either. someone has taken their life cause of me.. and i still dont understand why.. im not going to go...
    Musicgamer14 Musicgamer14 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 18

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    I'm nearly 22 years old, I live in a small village in Tunisia, I got my licence In LF in Language, litterature & English civilisation last year. Well my story is quite bitter...
    Ninaahj Ninaahj 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 3

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    I sometimes "run away" to Venice Beach.. mostly when I need to get away from the monotony of everyday life. It's nice to be surrounded by so many different kinds of people in one...
    EchoWasNotMeantToBeSeen EchoWasNotMeantToBeSeen 26-30, F Jan 19

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    Let's runaway together. Just me and you. Far away from here.
    hernandezj hernandezj 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 17

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    run away group needs somone with vehicle to help travel from east coast to west
    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    sometimes I've felt this way. I felt like I wanted to just run away escape from everything, but then common sense kicks me in the gut and reminds me how bad the world is, but it's...
    surgewaffle surgewaffle 13-15, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Believe me, the thought of running away & starting over is very appealing to me. But this isn't about me right now...this is about all the teenagers on here that want to run away...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F Jan 9

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    I need out of here... I need to get away... I don't want to live anymore... There's a 98% chance I'll end up killing myself if I live here any longer... I need to run away... I...
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 14

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    I sometimes wonder what my life would be like right now if the police didnt find me when i ran away from home and i did get away. like how would i be living, where would i be, what...
    cat1024 cat1024 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 4

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