I Sacrifice My Needs For Others

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    An Answer To A Simple Question

    I just thought I would share how an answer to a simple question that I asked inspired me. A young lady who I don't know answered my question regarding willingness to sacrifice by saying she would sacrifice all just to make someone smile. My cynical mind doubted the validity of...
    Trackcoachred Trackcoachred
    51-55, M
    Aug 14, 2013

    Dear God... Why Me?

    I have always been that guy to help others who are in need, sometimes to a fault. For the past few years I have been a caregiver to a very sick friend. They are on life support and reside within my home. Fastforwarding... I finally landed the job I struggled for a year to get...
    howardnc howardnc
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Oct 16, 2012

    I Do

        i sometimes always scarifice my needs for my gf . like i have been wanting to get a haircut for almost a month now . but my gf needed her meds , then she was getting sick and i got her  sick meds .  i will sacricse for others . another example . i will...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Aug 6, 2009

    Not Exactly True

    Raised in a broken home, I learned to hate dependency. My mom made less money per month than the rent. She wouldn't accept government assistance, but she almost expected friends and relatives to "loan" her money. Frankly, it embarrassed me. At 14, I begin bailing hay at $1.40...
    Trackcoachred Trackcoachred
    51-55, M
    1 Response Oct 1, 2013

    Why Not?

    For the most part, I am happy with what I already have. Granted, things are missing from making this my ideal situation, but that doesn't mean things aren't good anyway. I'm willing to give some things up so my family can have.
    DeadOfDecember DeadOfDecember
    22-25, F
    Aug 15, 2011

    I Can Deal. :)

    I live in a 5 person family. We aren't poor, but sometimes pay checks come in late and we scrounge for money. I was saving up for a new mattress because my springs are poking through mine and leaving red marks on my back. Well at one point a short while ago my dad was sick and my...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 14, 2011

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    333GEMINI 333GEMINI
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    deleted deleted
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    Yes, I am a troll. But not a bad guy. I am here to help anyone who needs me. Think of me as a good troll.
    deleted deleted
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    Apr 19
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    1 Response Apr 18
    Hi is someone up for a chat?I really wanna make new friends here.even though they're closing. :( I just need some pals.
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    shybot shybot
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    Apr 17
    I haven't written anything since last year July/August but I find I should write one last post. I thank EP for what I have learnt and for giving me the chance to help others too...
    multiplexed multiplexed
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    Apr 17
    Something that has been weighing heavy on my heart in this age old fight for equality. I am curious as to how you guys feel about my feels. If you disagree, do so objectively, and...
    Dreambrother Dreambrother
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    Frankie48 Frankie48
    66-70, M
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    Could someone help others and strangers but a serious help not just by talking and cheer them up ? Or it's just a dream ?
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    free chat for single guy....
    Angel1ne Angel1ne
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    Apr 15
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    Imran47 Imran47
    46-50
    2 Responses Apr 14
    Fight - Icon For Hire https://youtu.be/ixwc5LCmL-g?list=PLarPurFgxeHUtJy2LQkgYCqcxB_KlAntN I don’t know how I got here but I refuse to stay I betrayed myself when I let...
    Redstar86 Redstar86
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    1 Response Apr 14
    Being almost completely blind has robbed of me some independence. We want what we cannot have, so I've always strived for indepence, freedom, etc. Slowly, though, I'm realising...
    AsYetNameless AsYetNameless
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    There are few people I hold very dear to my heart and knowing I may not be in contact with some of them soon makes me appreciate them and the time we shared so much more. Lorenzo...
    Lee124 Lee124
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    4 Responses Apr 14
    I have made it to this ripe old age by simply being me, not who others think I should be!
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    2 Responses Apr 14
    I had a best friend and he hired me to work for him. I did and when I did he started hitting on me. I felt sorry for him bc I knew his marriage sucked so I let it roll off my...
    ceg333 ceg333
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    Apr 13
    Hello, sorry for the late response. We received your emails, but we are also currently receiving hundreds of other emails as well, and won't be able to respond to all, if we are...
    footsugar123 footsugar123
    51-55, M
    Apr 13
    seems people would prefer abandoning me rather then befriending me. even the people who told the false tale of being my friend and always sticking together had left me as well. it...
    SladeBolinLeaderofEp SladeBolinLeaderofEp
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Apr 13
    I'm a young hung 20 year old boy that needs an online mommy to take care of me... is there any takers? preferably 30+
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 12
    I will Never Forget EP, the site that brought so many people together, the site that let me share with others what I hadn't been able to before Never forget your friends 
    FluttershyLabeouf FluttershyLabeouf
    18-21, M
    Apr 12
    Anyone needs advice, a listening ear, someone to rant to or someone to help solve a problem I'm here for you even though I don't know you.
    TobySodorle TobySodorle
    16-17, M
    Apr 11
    I'm here for all of you. I can promise you that.
    Heroprincess2207 Heroprincess2207
    13-15, F
    Apr 11
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    bimvim bimvim
    18-21, M
    Apr 11
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    bimvim bimvim
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 11
    Christian Greed https://dochub.com/timesoftrouble/kWbzzO/christian-greed What can truly amaze a genuine believer that looks only to the Father is just how true his words on world...
    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    56-60, M
    Apr 11
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    nuwalker nuwalker
    66-70, M
    Apr 10
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    beautifullybroken29 beautifullybroken29
    26-30, F
    Apr 10
    I love everyone like my own, love heals and is my way of healing. I'll do what I can to heal, but it's for you to reach out to me rather than to run away.
    Tannedguy007 Tannedguy007
    26-30, M
    Apr 9
    I made a Google plus group if anyone wants to join for when this site goes dark. https://plus.google.com/communities/105616629529781994021
    typhoidmary typhoidmary
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 9
    Watched My Father's Stepson Get Whipped After Getting Him Into Trouble- It was a Saturday morning when I was about 8 years old,which means a court appointed social worker had...
    ToBeDiskovered ToBeDiskovered
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 9
    I just want others to accept me for real who I am
    keziajdh keziajdh
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Apr 9
    Simple really. One in five women over the age of fifty - menopause - lose their libido, and I happen to be in that one fifth. The hormones drop and there is simply no desire. One...
    hartfire hartfire
    56-60, F
    1 Response Apr 9
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    mrsit808 mrsit808
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    message me :) If anyone needs a cb6k I got one that I dont need.
    locked125 locked125
    26-30, M
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    Me wuvs this!! Me needs dis too!!!
    wedgiebitch11 wedgiebitch11
    18-21, F
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    Mcinacann Mcinacann
    41-45, F
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    hartfire hartfire
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    36-40, M
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    deleted deleted
    26-30
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    I am a Christian and love to serve God. I am physically strong but have a love for people and animals.
    StrongGuy58 StrongGuy58
    13-15, M
    1 Response Apr 5
    The world needs dreamers and the world needs doers. But above all the world needs dreamers who do!
    LittleMilwee LittleMilwee
    22-25, F
    Apr 5
    Don't change yourself for someone to love you. BE YOURSELF and let the right one fall for you. ;) ?????
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 5
    Don't change yourself for someone to love you. BE YOURSELF and let the right one fall for you. ;) ?????
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
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    if anyone looking for indepandent job or start own business pm me
    iamsujeet iamsujeet
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    lonelylifeindia lonelylifeindia
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    davedexp davedexp
    56-60, M
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