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I See Something Sad

Sometimes, it breaks open the heart to care 111 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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
    HaleyBloodRedRose1995 HaleyBloodRedRose1995 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 30, 2011

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    KylieWylie KylieWylie 18-21, F Sep 9

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    For the longest time now I wished for you to find the happiness you deserve. For you have been waiting patiently for about three years now. Although it wasn't even really waiting...
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    Not really lol This is just the closest title I can get to what I want to say.. What I really wanted for my experience title is "I feel sick when I see sexy things".. I mean, it's...
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    Hello. Me here, just talking about my feelings. Or rather, my lack of them. This isn't about breaking up. This is about full-blown, disturbing mental health problems I've been...
    Pandemonem Pandemonem 13-15, T Sep 7

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    This may not seem sad to others but the melody is kind of sad to me. Anyway, I watched the Jersey Boys last week so I've been listening to this song a lot lately. This kind of...
    ThereIsNoName ThereIsNoName 31-35, F Sep 10

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    life changes always, nothing is permanent ... life always gives u challenges ,it's on u how u accept it and face it that describe ur whole life ..that is all about . it is...
    rev429 rev429 18-21, M 1 hr ago

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    I couldn't sleep well last night. I kept on waking up because of the nightmares I had. I dreamt about lying on the bed and woke up seeing a reflection of me and 'something else...
    onebeatleft onebeatleft 18-21 Aug 23

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    I'm going to explain this as best as I can: So lately, I've been feeling sad and alone. I can't just make it go away. I have tried everything I can think of (like eating really...
    Impuritiii Impuritiii 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 13

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    Nooooo I go back to school on Monday! Woe is me, lol. Just when I was finally getting a hang of this strange "relaxing" thing too, lol. I suppose with my summer coming to an end, I...
    Drag0nMaster Drag0nMaster 18-21, F Aug 21

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    As a 22 year old, most doors are opening. Others you fumble with for what seems like hours because you were out drinking with friends all night. You ranch out, and make a name for...
    Lividly Lividly 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I dreamed about my husband cheating on me again this time tho is with a different woman not the same woman from my past dreams this time it wasn't them just talking but they had...
    faithtrustwishes faithtrustwishes 22-25, F 18 hrs ago

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    I've seen demons ever since I was five years old. The memories are very foggy but I remember seeing a guy and always talking to him about things I can't remember. Later, when I got...
    ponycupcake ponycupcake 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 11

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    i feel sad...mainly because i have nothing to look foward to in life anymore. i have one last goal and its about to be completed. I find it funny how someone walks in your life and...
    LunarDream LunarDream 13-15, M 5 Responses Aug 22

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    I love the world and the little things in life and sometimes I believe that people as a whole are good hearted. Other times I see there is no humanity in the world so many horrible...
    Iamthebayside Iamthebayside 22-25, M 3 Responses Aug 25

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    Not really sexy panties, more cute :D. So at school, maybe a year ago, we were sitting on the ground, lined up. I was behind this girl i was close too, and we both had feelings for...
    qwertywasd123 qwertywasd123 18-21, M 5 Responses Aug 28

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    Dream: I was standing outside looking up at the sky during the day. The sky was blue and it seemed to be a beautiful day. My mother was standing next to me when I started to see...
    dreamerCam dreamerCam 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 29

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    This is what happened to me just now I was in a chat room and got disconnected. I was talking to 3 people there (will refer to them as person A, person B, and Moderator 1). I...
    Alip900 Alip900 22-25, M 3 Responses Sep 1

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    I just broke down crying at an image in my head. He leaves me at the bus station. No anything. He's perfect willing to let me go. He's angry though. I dk. It doesn't seem to want...
    tristaspuella tristaspuella 22-25, F Sep 3

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    A night at Muhammad's Aisha lifted the Niqab over her head and shoulders. "Ah Aisha sweetling. I wondered which wife I was getting tonight. " His voice lowered playfully, " you...
    faerylight faerylight 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 10

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    I am a bit old-fashioned and a little sad that ladies seem to prefer trousers these days. I guess I am also a bit fetishy as well as I love the look and feel of stockings on a...
    Geoff76 Geoff76 56-60, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Im a sadist in my head. I enjoy seeing people in pain in my head. I get a thrill out of seeing a person writher in pain. All these dark and morbid sadistic thoughts scare me. I...
    readlong247 readlong247 16-17, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am currently 19 years old in a university. I SHOULD be happy that I'm acing my classes, reading and doing hw a week earlier than supposed to, and finally allowing some "Me" times...
    ClassicCarole ClassicCarole 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Palm Court presents common Italian pizza with crispy thin crusts, a big choice of pastas and refreshing salads, and for dessert, home made ice product, the two classical and...
    Augustina97sy Augustina97sy 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    "I know you hate being ignored but I'm rushing ugh" You weren't rushing when you were sharing something you found on the internet, but you were rushing when it was my turn to talk...
    metaphornographic metaphornographic 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 22

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    The ideal type of sad is the aesthetic. To not do anything, but to experience it, it could be a Chopin Nocturne, a movie, book or contemplation of something in a slightly detached...
    Nest37 Nest37 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 5

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      So recently I started a college course, In doing so I was ready for to change and be productive. I remember being excited for the work to come and make something of myself...
    MajorDerp MajorDerp 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Most days, some sick, twisted part of me compels me to come downstairs during break to hang out with people that I liked at some point in time. Those days are the ones that make me...
    raindrop19 raindrop19 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    You ask yourself why he seems sad, after the affair, and think it's because he misses being with you. That he doesn't feel love and attention from her like you gave him. Or that...
    proulxfam proulxfam 31-35 Aug 24

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    How ******* long long did you wait before going back to her. Was I just something that was in the way from you seeing her? You told me you ******* hated her. Or was that just...
    jackjack600 jackjack600 18-21, F 1 Response