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I See Something Sad

Sometimes, it breaks open the heart to care 107 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    A Junky's Christmas

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

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    That's why I should keep quite. Hide more. Do everything to smile and joke and make you happy. To try my best to put on a show.. For you. So please don't be sad anymore.
    LoverOfAllSouls LoverOfAllSouls 13-15, F Mar 4

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    I wake up every morning not boing what today will bring I don't wake up with smile no nor a frown but I no if someone see me sad they will ask questions so I go into the bathroom...
    Sarajackson2000 Sarajackson2000 18-21 1 Response Mar 6

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    Okay so I never really cry with movies but I was watching a movie called "the fault in our stars" I think lol and I cried I was so shocked that I cried like if someone had died or...
    DreamOnBeautiful DreamOnBeautiful 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    Yesterday I said something in a group of acqaintences that was inadvertently offensive. Well, I should have thought before I spoke and my word choices could have been better, but...
    searchingforreality1 searchingforreality1 51-55 19 mins ago

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    The way this year has been going is the complete opposite of how I wanted it to go. I was suppose to start feeling happy again but I've been feeling everything but happy. It's...
    beautifulgoodbye beautifulgoodbye 18-21, F Mar 6

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    First things first: I love comments. Everyone loves, when people reads their stuff. So if you manage to read all this, please let me know what you think. Thanks. Sometimes I'm...
    Peachh Peachh 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 8

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    I feel like I understand sadness much more intimately than your average suffering person. I have thought on a few occasions that this is why I also sympathize with homeless...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 3 Responses Mar 15

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    I logged in to my original EP account to try to delete it a few minutes ago. I saw plenty more added me to their friends list after I said goodbye to EP on that account. My best EP...
    blankcheck4urhart blankcheck4urhart 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 9

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    Feeling numb. Sometimes the pain becomes too much bear. It's one thing to be hurting, but it's another thing when it interferes with your everyday functioning in life. You know...
    peachtree24 peachtree24 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 7

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    I'll try to make this as easily-understandable as possible :) I have no fixed religious beliefs and consider myself an agnostic, preferring not to commit myself to a faith...
    akissisalovelytrick akissisalovelytrick 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I met someone almost 10 years ago who I really care for as a friend. He's a really fun, smart and creative guy but I noticed very insecure, shy and overall closed towards people...
    GuiltBear GuiltBear 31-35, M 3 Responses Mar 21

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    Today was a very bad day, I live in Kabul capital of Afghanistan its where I'm from but today something very bad happened and made me so sad, a young woman killed by a mob in Kabul...
    RomalAtif RomalAtif 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 22

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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 11 hrs ago

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    I used to feel sad constantly, I'd smile all day and cry in my bedroom with the lights off every night and occasionally drink vodka until I went to sleep, I'd wake up feeling the...
    hayl13 hayl13 16-17, F a week 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 1 day ago

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    When I get off of work, everyday I drive those lonely 8 miles home. It never fails, the radio plays some old sad song. Any ol song will do, it will have a line or two that will...
    tornsin tornsin 31-35, M 4 Responses Mar 4

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    there are too many trolls here. so sad, so sad. smh.
    ThatOneSomaliGirl ThatOneSomaliGirl 13-15, F 7 Responses Mar 17

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    I'm in a room with 7 other people, everyone's asleep, I have a flight in 2 hours but I can't turn off. I'm travelling the world, I have a highflying career starting in a few months...
    so24601 so24601 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    I did something am not proud off, I cheated on my test today and I cheated wrong I erase my correct answer and put a wrong one! I felt so terrible I just have so many pressure to...
    collegegirl20 collegegirl20 22-25, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    I am one of the searchers. There are, I believe, millions of us. We are not unhappy, but neither are we really content. We continue to explore life, hoping to uncover its ultimate...
    s0undgarden s0undgarden 16-17, M 3 days ago

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    Okay here it goes. Call it not lady like or not decent girl type of thing. I don't care anymore, it's been years since I've done this and I finally have it to let out a little...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 16-17, F 5 Responses Mar 3

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    I'm not quite sure what I'm doing wrong, but I know it's something. You know things just aren't right when every time the thought of another day pops into your head you think you'd...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F Mar 10

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    I miss a friend, my best friend for 5 years. The longest I've had a good friend. We had been so close. All of a sudden last year, she got this weird idea that I was revealing her...
    LoquaciousBelle LoquaciousBelle 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 14

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    I’m sick of my life All the pain you've put me through...I’m sick of my hell life All that I gave you All you made me feel was fear... I’m So so so tired, my body so Sore...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    The dreams that I once chased as they floated beyond my grasp have fallen down around my feet in ash. I try to gather them up, but they're limp in my fingers. Once so fickle and...
    Ewoo Ewoo 16-17 1 Response 4 days ago

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