I Saw A Possum

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 84 People

    When I Was Kid In The Trash Can

    The trash can on our back prch had a litter of baby possums in it! I don't recall what was done with them :(I think they are cute, except when they are mean.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Jan 23, 2010

    I Killed One! Well, Not Quite

    I was about 16 at the time, coming home late in my mom's car and I hit one not 30 feet from our driveway.  The next morning it was gone. I would swerve to hit a possum.  They are ugly.
    SpiritualFighter SpiritualFighter
    26-30, M
    Feb 17, 2010

    We Caught A Possum And Posted It On Youtube!

    not only have i seen a possum, my little sister, her bestie and i caught a possum that we found down the street from us. it was crazy!!! we actually videotaped it and posted it on youtube. so we heard that there had been a possum in the neighborhood so we were feeling bored so we...
    huneebee huneebee
    18-21, F
    Jan 24, 2010

    Lots

    Around where I live, we see lots and lots of possums. I even have them trying to open doors to get in the house. One day I found a baby possum inside. I was painting an upstairs window and had left the ladder propped against it. The baby climbed up but couldn't get back out...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 22, 2010

    My Opossum Was Huge

      My grandmother died and I was living out of town at this time and decided to stay in her house for the week of the funeral and things.My grandparents were sticklers about things and keeping the lids on the garbage cans tightly was one rule when you took their trash out or...
    CHRISMACCIUS CHRISMACCIUS
    41-45, F
    Sep 10, 2011

    I Think It Lives In The Dungeon

    My garage is built under the bedrooms and then behind the garage proper is a small room we use as a storeroom and call a dungeon.There is furniture and other stuff stored there from us and from friends. A little critter like a possum can hide out in there with no problem and be...
    CFOM CFOM
    70+, M
    Nov 20, 2012

    Oh Possum Possum Possum I Found It In My Trash...

     I can't believe this happened and my parents aren't divorced, but...Once when I was young, my mom was in the shower and my dad was outside feeding the chickens and goats. I heard him come inside after a while and head towards the bathroom, and then I heard my mom scream...
    quarkybrain quarkybrain
    18-21
    1 Response Jan 26, 2010

    It Was Huge!

    It was a warm summer night some years ago I think maybe 5 or so? Anywho I walked our onto our back porch  to take my puppy to use the bathroom. Now in the summertime my family dries all its clothes outside and so there was a wire clothes rack out back, because I'm...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 17, 2010

    Just A Lil Baby One! Twice!!

    i've seen many opossums over the years...just saw one the other day on the way to work in the morning.  he was waddling across the road, just a little baby one.  i beeped at him to encourage him to hurry...momentarily forgetting that it was 7 am, and i was driving...
    usetheforceluke usetheforceluke
    26-30, F
    Jan 28, 2010

    Ea...possums!

    Ok ok.. i am an animal person, i really am. I always say that i like animals better then people. Not possums however. I really fuching hate possums. With a passion. And not besause they get into the garbage or because ther giant diseased rats. Its because they creep me out...
    hopper130 hopper130
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Feb 8, 2010

    I saw a possum. I saw it glowing

    and growing suddenly in the view path of my headlights, then I hit it with my car. It was awful. I just hope it didn't suffer...
    trytostealthisname trytostealthisname
    22-25, F
    Apr 28, 2014

    In My Garage

    I was probably about 8 or 9, so I suppose it's really my parents' garage, but just the same... I'm from Michigan. Opossums aren't exactly rare here, but the first time I ever saw one--at least that I remember--was in that garage. At the time we had a cat that lived both...
    anonymous651 anonymous651
    18-21
    Apr 10, 2010

    Scary!

    I was in a great deal of pain and on heavy medication, both pill form and interveniously. I was so high on medication I wasn't thinking right. It wasn't too bad outside and after being in the hospital everyday for almost two months was wanting fresh air. I ...
    college101 college101
    31-35, F
    31 Responses Jan 25, 2010

    Related Experiences

    I havee. I can't say they are my best friends now, but when they were, oh boy did we do some stupid stuff! I think it's only right I end my time here on EP with a positive, fun...
    TheMasterMan1 TheMasterMan1
    16-17, M
    Apr 20
    I saw you see me, I saw you try not to look my way. I'm sure you saw me smile a little as I kept my head straight and "didn't notice you either." But that familiar feeling in my...
    bluediamond325 bluediamond325
    31-35, F
    Apr 20
    Made the mistake of looking at your pictures today. Makes me realize how much you are to me and how much I miss you. keep hearing the song - I saw her face, it was the face I love...
    boldtimer boldtimer
    66-70, M
    Apr 19
    I was lying flat on my back. I had consciously decided that I was open to receiving any messages that were from a good source, like any angels or spirit guides. I had my arms to my...
    nowimthis nowimthis
    31-35, F
    Apr 19
    # 15. How times change in a matter of years. My friend, I just can't stop texting her like 3 years or so back. Always texting! Sharing every detail. Like what's for breakfast...
    Abi936 Abi936
    22-25, M
    Apr 19
    Not sure if you can see the photo. I use to go to school update New York before I moved to New York City/ Manhattan. Small town, Cold Springs. My home room teacher, Mr. Week or...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    6 Responses Apr 18
    Saw Alice Cooper in a high school gym back in early 70s in Richmond Va. We sat on the floor if I remember right and were sitting right in front of the stage. Watched him do the...
    boldtimer boldtimer
    66-70, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    OMG!! A couple of months ago I put a story here about my boyfriend getting beat up in front of me, and how I felt about it; and how he felt about it (embarrassed). Well I got some...
    SignificantDebbie SignificantDebbie
    22-25, F
    Apr 18
    I saw him today after a long time, I didn't feel hate for him anymore he came over to help my dad. I avoided looking him in the eyes although I caught his eyes once and he still...
    zenii15 zenii15
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 17
    by climbing out the window down a rope and when he saw me looking he gave me a really smarmy look and I thought, That's a little condescending.
    daisychristabel daisychristabel
    22-25, F
    Apr 17
    in order.... the girl in kindergarten...i cannot remember your name but i can still see you. im sorry i was so shy i did not tell you how i liked you. as im older i can see you...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
    Apr 16
    one is when: Im not really used to wear skirt before. there's a thesis defense and we're required to dressed formally and I wear skirt. imma kinda boyish before. Lol like I sit...
    yayepisoverimsad yayepisoverimsad
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 16
    I wish I could saw harry styles and jacob sartoriussss <3
    jevineilonesia jevineilonesia
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    Before I found about EP,Askmehelpdesk,yahoo q/a or any such!! It was between December 2012 2013 April ' something like that ! I am at my Mission and trying to figure out still...
    fuckuprincessanyajaki fuckuprincessanyajaki
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 15
    Love this movie...i have seen this movie...over 28 times . Unbelievable. ...but true ! ♡
    Tsgirl86 Tsgirl86
    26-30, T
    Apr 14
    Welcome 400! Very thanks to the fast effect of ice cream  ! Some hours ago I met a gf for a bicycle trip. She wanted to see me and have a look on my gain progress, so we...
    psirider psirider
    36-40, M
    Apr 14
    Posted on Fakebook today: What would it be like to let go of the idea that your "problems" mean that you are broken and need to be fixed? Or that you aren't good enough? Or that...
    SmartKat SmartKat
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Apr 13
    soo today again i had a meeting at work with my boss (a woman ) and i got surprised that it was only the to of us nobody was at the office so we talk a little about work and stuff...
    teejay93 teejay93
    22-25, M
    Apr 13
    the mysteries of the human heart. we all respond to our world and events differently. some pour out their heart like blood from a severed artery. some quietly smoulder. some...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
    Apr 13
    I once had a profile on a social media outlet that really let me vent with no boundaries. Share my thoughts with out risk of punishment. I made several accounts be aside I lost...
    imreal1999 imreal1999
    26-30, M
    Apr 13
    Teacher: "Why did you laugh?" Boy: "I saw a strap of your bra." Teacher: "Get out! Don't come to class for the next 1 week. Another boy laughs..." Teacher: "Why did you laugh?" Boy...
    Lucifer63 Lucifer63
    16-17, M
    3 Responses Apr 12
    Thats the weirdest dream ever.. I was pregnant and I felt something weird in my stomach. And then I delivered a baby haha! I dont know how even its possible since I dont have a...
    alistairgrey alistairgrey
    36-40, M
    Apr 11
    I remember in school when the strongest kid in the class was a girl. I was 16 years old new year at school and at Physical Ed. and it was Co-ed.All new class and we all lined up...
    jon2403 jon2403
    56-60, M
    Apr 11
    Yesterday, my dad was hit with a ball in the "balls" during soccer practice! It hurt him so bad. I went to check on him in the locker room, he was cursing, hands on his junk and...
    RogerMi RogerMi
    26-30, M
    Apr 11
    I finally saw the movie. It was better then expected.
    SweetSarahSawyer SweetSarahSawyer
    46-50, T
    1 Response Apr 10
    Girlfriend: When I first saw my girlfriend it was the first day of school and I saw her dragging before class. Before I almost literally ran into her I had decided to go to a bar...
    MedicMaster MedicMaster
    22-25, M
    Apr 10
    Revenge- at another basketball practice the kid with the little penis decided to get back at the kid who pantsed him. He got some other members of the team together and out of...
    Spencer53 Spencer53
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 10
    I coached a boys youth basketball team for 6-8th graders when I was a freshman in high school, one day at practice I went to the bathroom and when I came back they were all in a...
    Spencer53 Spencer53
    22-25, M
    Apr 10
    and glitter fell upon mii,a smile spread across my face &..& .........he farted yep he let out big one nasty son of a ***** what a blessing!?!?
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 9
    Goddammit Billy, stick to one profile
    Nihl Nihl
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 9
    This is my story. It is long, but I hope you all can relate to it. A year ago I went on a catholic retreat called Kairos and I gave a speech on my ideals and how to find them and...
    cmom96 cmom96
    18-21, F
    Apr 9
    This is really hard for me to write, and if there is someone who can help me or explain what's going on with me please do. I'm going to try and write all the most important things...
    ThunderStrike001 ThunderStrike001
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 8
    So the other day myself and another girl was helping this lady put a shower chair together for her disabled daughter. Because I hate reading instruction manuals, I usually skip...
    ChelseaMonroe ChelseaMonroe
    22-25, F
    8 Responses Apr 8
    It's funny that the people who slandered me all my life who said I would never get anywhere have now come begging at my feet once they saw how well I was doing they are not loyal...
    SladeBolinLeaderofEp SladeBolinLeaderofEp
    18-21, M
    Apr 8
    Wow I can't believe that I'm even writing about this they say writing is therapeutic and I always used to write but haven't in 5 years when my life changed forever. I always knew...
    Danielleirisgene Danielleirisgene
    31-35, F
    Apr 7
    Today I saw I saw the ice cream truck and I realized how fricken creepy it is. Instead of running to get my money I ran inside so because I was afraid of getting kidnapped. I wish...
    littlerayofsunshine666 littlerayofsunshine666
    13-15, F
    Apr 7
    In February of 2015 i went on a cruise. It was a 7 day cruise in the beginning of the school year so i had to take school off.Because it was in the begging of the year more than 80...
    bellskoolness bellskoolness
    18-21, F
    Apr 7
    it was kind of scary to be honest , we went on a scrambler thing at a fair..he went too many time i guess and had a seizure..
    Cocrispy Cocrispy
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 7
    At 4am one morning. My dad had a seizure fit to his cancer. My mum was helping him. Sister ringing 999. I just stood there frozen. You know in films when the character has their...
    Maddieatkin Maddieatkin
    16-17, F
    Apr 7
    has anyone ever saw the original The Thing?? i saw some of it last night and it is so freaking scary!!!! the remake did not come as close to how scary and disgusting and SCARY the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    9 Responses Apr 7
    Had To Fall In Love by The Moody Blues https://youtu.be/1cO-g6orYGI What mattered to me was the right to be free Like I'll be someday I'm waiting for my heart to lead the way...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 7
    I expected to feel differently when I saw the girl who gave me her heart post a picture with her new boyfriend. I expected to feel jealous. I expected to watch the seams burst...
    Taynkbot Taynkbot
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Apr 7
    My favorite power tool is definitely a sawzall. The first one I owned was a Milwaukee, and it was great. The second one, however, I think is even better. I've had a Porter Cable...
    rottenrobi rottenrobi
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Apr 7
    How does this look from your view?? short background story, there was an tragic accident here, and not only was the victim a mother to two small children, but she was also a...
    Stargasm Stargasm
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 6
    My life is just so cold, everyday people expect me to do anything alone, and just keep carrying on, but I can't. I have had some friends in the past, but they all left me, or even...
    GentleReader GentleReader
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 6
    Now the end of EP is drawing nearer and nearer and now I have come to terms that I will not be using social forums again such was the real attachment I felt towards my friends I...
    LozzyFromRome LozzyFromRome
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Apr 6
    TWO DECADES, TWO CONTINENTS (Part 33) They threatened to sue. I don’t like being threatened, especially in this case that what they’re all saying that I did were not true. I...
    Emmanjoy Emmanjoy
    46-50
    1 Response Apr 6
More Stories