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I See Something Sad

Sometimes, it breaks open the heart to care 110 People

    How To Invite Them To Dance (who Let The Dogs Out)

    The the homes all looked the same. Hundreds and hundreds of them packed closely together. They were all made of old wooden boards and sheets of rusted corrugated tin sheets found at the rubbish dump. The average home was 6 meters by 5 meters. On average 4 people per home. There...
    YBlah YBlah 41-45 Jan 9, 2013

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    A Junky's Christmas

    The tale of Danny 
    YBlah YBlah 41-45 Apr 9, 2012

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    Just Needed To Share

    I have a daughter who graduated at the top of her high school class. She was a hard worker and self motivated. She was accepted at a private college, and given a great scholarship package that covered about 80% of her college expenses. She did fine her first semester, but then...
    Taylorvos Taylorvos 51-55 4 Responses Jan 13, 2011

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    It Sure Makes a Long Time Man Feel Bad

    Yeah, they came to take me away Said I'd be sitting here for the rest of my life But I don't really care - I shot my wife And brother, I can't even remember the reason why Oh, it makes a long time man feel bad Yeah, it makes a long time man feel bad Well I ain't had no...
    YBlah YBlah 41-45 Mar 1, 2012

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    The Dew Of Compassion Is A Tear

    I have felt the pain of others when life sows upon them sadness and grieve their pain becomes my own. I've lived through moments of sadness and at times I felt that to have a better understanding of the sadness I see everyday I would rather feel compassion than to know the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 8, 2011

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    This Place Is A Black Hole.

    I see my mother in the living room. A computer in her lap, a huge tv with Glenn Beck yelling about some clusterf**ck he didn't even google. I see a forest i ride by everyday on the way to work being chopped down so someone can keep their house. I see my boss frantically trying to...
    PreferAnAstronaut PreferAnAstronaut 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 16, 2010

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    Omg It's Christmas In October Here!

    Seriously! It started snowing last night and we have 3-4 inches of snow. All over Maine and some of the other New England states. Sucks. Rediculous. Snow in Halloween. (My younger half sister-Calli.) http://www.wgme.com/newsroom/top_stories/videos/wgme_vid_9770.shtml
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Oct 30, 2011

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    Take Time To Stop And Smell The Roses

    WELL I HAVE TO SAY I'M SURE EVERYONE HAS GONE THROUGH STRUGGLES OF SOME SORT, BUT I ASK MYSELF JUST TAKE A FEW STEPS BACK AND LOOK AT EVERYTHING THAT SURROUNDS YOU EVEN LIFE ITSELF AND JUST THINK FOR AWHILE A GOOD WHILE LISTEN TO EVERYTHING ALMOST LIKE IF YOUR MEDITATING , NOW...
    gina200940 gina200940 41-45 1 Response Aug 3, 2011

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    Clean.

         I'm finally clean. I'm finally coming back to earth. What did i miss? Apparently i missed my friends all ending up where i used to be.     It didn't seem so sad when i was there with them. Now it's tragic. I want to help them but just can't. I had to keep a fellow...
    PreferAnAstronaut PreferAnAstronaut 22-25, M Jun 23, 2011

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    It's Cold Here.

    I'm in the big fancy house my husband bought.   I grew up with 6 siblings and several dogs running about.  Meat wasn't on the menu daily or weekly but we worked in the garden during the summer and at times my parents would send us to Kentucky to my Grandma's farm...
    TouchMeNot TouchMeNot 41-45, F 6 Responses Mar 14, 2009

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    I Hate Some Loan Sharks

    An old lady made a loan for a small amount and unfortunately gave up her house for security. Something happened and she could not pay it. The loan sharks took her house for that small amount! I think it is a crying shame ....
    Ertjie123 Ertjie123 36-40, F Jul 14, 2012

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    Come & Inspire Me !

    Inspire me ...! sometimes I wonder why I stop loving You You canot inspire me anymore Stop lying..Stop hoping..Stop dreaming Before u leave u kill every single moment You're not the man  that I thought You're ! You're alittle angel but with alittle devil inside you It's...
    so4uu so4uu 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 27, 2010

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    Isolation

    I see something sad. Something I'm a part of. Maybe you are too. I lift the sheets in the morning, eyes that have just begun to focus lead me to this box.  My fingers like homing pigeons know just where to perch to connect me to the rest of the world...
    JipC JipC 46-50, F 4 Responses Oct 26, 2008

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    Still Lost And Confused

    I HAVE YET TO SAY THAT I AM TRULY HAPPY WITH MY LIFE I MEAN I HAD THREE CHILDREN AND THEY ARE MY HEART BODY AND SOUL BUT I HAVE TO SAY THAT , THAT IS THE ONLY REASON WHY I AM ALIVE TODAY I CANT LEAVE MY KIDS UNTIL I KNOW THEY ARE READY TO HANDLE LIFE ON THERE OWN . I FEEL REALLY...
    gina200940 gina200940 41-45 1 Response Aug 3, 2011

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    An Empty House In the Neighborhood

    Times are hard right now. This fact was brought home to me with an unexpected shock, as I went walking though our safe and happy little country neighborhood, in the mountains. Our neighbors are 'just there'. We take them for granted as if they are part of the backdrop of our...
    swanfether swanfether 61-65, F 80 Responses Oct 14, 2008

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    Forgive This Man.

    Driving along the road one day, I passed along a plaza. Desolate was the sight, abandoned with dirty windows and trash all over the parking lot. A reasonably well-dressed man was sitting on the sidewalk, twisting something beneath his feet, swaying back and forth and...
    seventhstar seventhstar 18-21, M 3 Responses May 13, 2009

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    Education!

    I'm a good effing teacher! I just got through an eval meeting where the person evaluating me said that I'm a great teacher but said that the new rubric that the state gave her makes it impossible to be rated as such. Consequently, I am now proficient eventhough in past...
    chasefarler chasefarler 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 6, 2012

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    I Know...

    I know that this isn't what this group ment, but I saw a sad story and I wanted to share it.... (I did not write this!) Boy: Baby, we need to talk.Girl: Ricardo, what do u mean?Boy: Something has come up...Girl: What? What's wrong? Is it bad?Boy: I don't want to hurt you, baby...
    ChloeWolf ChloeWolf 13-15, F Oct 20, 2011

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    On Saturday my step gramma took my sister and I out to see Cinderella, which was okay, though I pretty much hate princesses. Afterwards though, we went back to her house (my...
    kingbrizo kingbrizo 18-21 Apr 11

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    Those overwhelming and heartbreaking times I’ve seen when I look into someone’s eyes and all i can see is sadness/pain/tears! That moment when you look into their eyes and...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    I always thought that I was weird or that I just experienced deja vu bit it appears that I can see what happens to me in the future. When I first told my parents they thought that...
    wolflover1648 wolflover1648 16-17 2 Responses Apr 9

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    I feel like wherever I go, whether it be school, outside, my piano, I see it all differently. I just feel like I can constantly take pictures. I always tell my friends that I see...
    asinc5157 asinc5157 16-17 a week ago

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    This is kind of long, so brace yourself for eye strain :P Ever since I was little, I've encountered certain 'beings' before. To be honest, I'm not sure if they're ghosts or...
    Mutent92 Mutent92 16-17, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    There are so many sad people here, on experience project. The cause of their feeling sad, it seems, is the fact that they lack contact with the others. I totally understand how...
    onenico onenico 18-21, F Apr 3

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    I am 16 yrs old girl and in my life happened something strange that I cant understand but I love and I cant let go altough it is hurting me and I just can't decide what is right so...
    nitheism nitheism 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 18

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    I thought I was making real progress, I thought I was out of my cloud of depression, but I've seem to had a relapse or something; the past couple of weeks I've been really sad and...
    anonymouslymysterious anonymouslymysterious 18-21, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I always fall for the wrong guy. My ex was the absolute worst. The fighting was damn near unbearable. The breakup drained me. It made me hard and jagged. I wasn't open to meeting...
    magz66 magz66 22-25, F Apr 13

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    The past three years of my life have been dedicated (wish i could say to myself but no) to get good grades so i can study abroad. I've just been thinking about how much time and...
    wendym98 wendym98 16-17, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Sadness is an engulfing feeling. Don’t mistake it for pain. Pain is felt right in the heart, like a dagger is being thrust there. But sadness pervades through heart, mind and...
    xtaldart xtaldart 31-35, M Apr 2

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    in mad sad and disappointed, because of my crappy life. I've tried sooooo hard to make my life better and it just seems like something always kicks me in my face to knock me back...
    hersbad hersbad 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 6

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    I've been dealing with an injury for two months now and it doesn't seem to be getting better. This week the pain has been really bad and today I am sad, frustrated, lonely...
    LimaKilo LimaKilo 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    Yesss! I end up exploding at someone. I get extremely sad when I dont get mych attention. Then I get paranoid maybe im not good enough. may I did something wrong. I try to push...
    WickedlilAngel WickedlilAngel 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 13

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    I fake my smile to let him see that I am happy so he wouldn't worry that I am still depressed and brokenhearted from him. But it was wrong to fake my smile because deep inside my...
    XxCuTiE14xX XxCuTiE14xX 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 16

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    Idk if it's just 1 am and I'm being sad or if it actually hurt me but today my friends and my boyfriend joked around about me crying and having an utter freak out about a month ago...
    Jusjellybean Jusjellybean 18-21, F 8 Responses 2 days ago

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    HELLO, IM A SADIST, FEMALE, I LACK THE FEELING OF AFFECTION IF IT DOESNT INVOLVE PAIN, I CAN GO WITHOUT SEX IF IT ISNT SADISTIC FOR MONTHS ON IN, I HAVE TWO FEMALE PARTNERS WHO ARE...
    KhaosUnlimited KhaosUnlimited 31-35 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I have no idea what I've been doing for the past few years. I have no idea what short term or long term goals I've had. I've been living off the next day, only waking, going to...
    ChelseaJN ChelseaJN 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    On Easter I was very hurt by some of my family members. I always seem to want to justify their behaviors. My sons who are in the military and live in another state didn't even call...
    Bluetangerine Bluetangerine 46-50, F 3 Responses Apr 5

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    LETTER TO AN UNBORN CHILD A letter to … My baby girl, who didn’t come home with us I am sitting on your brother’s bed in what would have been your nursery had we been able...
    underconstruction underconstruction 41-45, F 7 Responses Apr 11

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    Everyone says I'm smart, poised, well-spoken and all that good stuff, but inside I'm just constantly disappointed with myself and I don't see what they see. I'm lazy, nervous...
    warro97 warro97 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 16

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    I feel sad all the time. It's almost bittersweet because I realize that beautiful weather, beautiful music, or doing things that I like end up making me feel the saddest at the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 days ago

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    When I was 13 I bet a boy who soon became my best friend. I thought we had something special and then we eventually started dating when I was 14. We became close and he told me how...
    katie3401 katie3401 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    I know he hates when I cry and doesn't know how to handle it, I try not to let him see me cry. Usually when I drop him off at the train station we are running late so I just pull...
    jadedforeternity jadedforeternity 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    I am. My main character description could be classified 'narcissistic' and I am aware of it thanks to my experience with psychology (both client and studying psychology). I get off...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 11

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