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I See Something Sad

Sometimes, it breaks open the heart to care 111 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    A Junky's Christmas

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

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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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    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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    Alexlovesmusic Alexlovesmusic 13-15, F 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    M very sad today.. Its like going somewhere far away.. Alone nd nt to b in contact wid anyone... Why m forced to b alone always.. Its like sitng n watching wht is happening n i can...
    chetna25 chetna25 22-25, M 43 mins ago

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    Today after a long time, i was back on my page and just thought to see my friends here. But there were many changes on ep site as well as many friends over here were disappeared...
    Devil08 Devil08 22-25, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    It's hard to see the good in things when your heart hurts.
    Lani89 Lani89 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    i keep seeing babies in my dreams and there faces are blurred out. No matter what the dream is about a baby keeps coming into the picture.
    Aeril Aeril 18-21, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I mean that is expeceted to apologize after you did something wrong. Everything else would be rude and inmature. I hate it when people cannot admit that they made a mistake and are...
    Julia1600 Julia1600 16-17, F 11 hrs ago

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    I miss you. and when you don't respond, it hurts. please just say something
    theatregeek21 theatregeek21 16-17, F 12 hrs ago

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    Sorry for my broken english So I've had a long-term relationship like 4 years.. i don't know if you could call it long-term but for me this is the longest relationship i've ever...
    Escc Escc 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I really really genuinely do! I can't stand when a kindhearted person that only cares about other people, Someone that puts everyone before themselves and hates hurting others, Has...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    A curse of genetics. People tell me I look sad even after I tell them it's something I can't really help.
    trent128 trent128 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    So once I finish summer session our parents are taking us on "vacation." Except it's not really a vacation. Vacations are times to relax and do fun things. Our only "vacations...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I sometimes fake smile to hide my sadness I feel like the sadness will not end due to a loss of the love of my life due to my own mental issues/demons I wish I could smile & mean...
    mechanicman96 mechanicman96 36-40, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    my eyes always show concern or sadness. i am not always sad. its just the way my eyes look. i feel more than most people i think. im always worried for others and sometime myself...
    ForgetableMe ForgetableMe 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    Hello, my name is Laurentiu and I'll be 18 next mounth on the 16 of july. My father abandoned me and my mom since my birth, so I grew up without the leading of a father. Since I...
    b16laurentiu b16laurentiu 16-17, M 4 days ago

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    Hello, my name is Laurentiu and I'll be 18 next mounth on the 16 of july. My father abandoned me and my mom since my birth, so I grew up without the leading of a father. Since I...
    b16laurentiu b16laurentiu 16-17, M 4 days ago

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    What is a man? I don't mean in terms of biology because there are a lot of us out there who look like men but really aren't. On the outside we look all big and bad, some of us...
    Jericho7 Jericho7 36-40, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    The fact that same sex marriage is now constitutional in all 50 states makes me sad. America is changing into something I don't want my grandchildren to see one day. What just...
    Bluetangerine Bluetangerine 46-50, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Final episode in history of my inner life. Senior year and hs. Like I mentioned previously, senior year was absolutely chaotic. I had left the house I'd lived in the longest of...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    When people see me cry I feel that they think that I'm weak and emotional but that's not who I am, I'm strong and I cry for the sad things in life..seeing people cry makes me feel...
    briannaamatias briannaamatias 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I'm constantly being asked "What's wrong?", "Why are you sad?" and told "You look like you're going to cry." "You look sad.". After seeing the guidance counselor because a teacher...
    KitsuneNinja KitsuneNinja 16-17, F a week ago

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    what do I get by showing everyone sadness. for most people it's be a reason to joke on. so just fake a smile say it's fine. again it takes courage to do that I guess. you're...
    ru661 ru661 18-21, M 4 Responses a week ago

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    Christopher Poindexter couldn't have said that better;"..All I want, All I've ever wanted, since the bones in me began to grow, is to know love, and for love, too, to know me...
    JaneD22 JaneD22 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    I just really can't explain it. I should be happy. I got everything I planned for in the beginning of the school year that passed before I graduated. I live with my boyfriend, I...
    lovemeforever9787 lovemeforever9787 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 24

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    In a parking lot. Grabbing shade to cope with heat. And sadness. A sexy woman walks by. With a big tote bag. Near a marriott. And sees me. Smiles. Then notices my...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jun 23

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    Sitting in my truck. That cant be repaired by me. Near a post office. And city council chambers. And a library. And seeing homeless. Walking all around. Some ask for...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 2 Responses Jun 23

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