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I Still Need the Time to Grow

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    Grown Up's

    When is the time , that you start to call someone a Grown up ?? is it , when they look like one ? or when " you think " , that they act like one ?? can we ever , truly define it ?? i've seen , met , and known people , who are consederd to be the most " grown up's...
    StableRedGun StableRedGun 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 14, 2008

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    Breakaway...

    Thats true. I still have a lot of growing to do...I can't wait to get out of this house! I'm 19 damnit lol. The thing is im more mature than people my age but I need to "grow" as in.."prosper". I need tons of therapy and break away from this hell hole and...
    velvetaurora velvetaurora 26-30, F 3 Responses Dec 14, 2008

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    How I Feel Today.

      I feel crap today. Just so very meh and blah. It’s horribly familiar. I’m SUCH AN IDIOT. It’s a week till my birthday and I think that’s part of the problem. I generally love birthdays – my own not as much as other people, but...
    auroraaustralis auroraaustralis 22-25 3 Responses Aug 24, 2009

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    I Rememberd My Self !

    Something happened to a girl cousin of mine , in a family gettogether meeting , a couble of days ago , that made me wanna write about it , so much ! The story , isn't as important , as the what i saw in it . but still , i have to say it in a nutshell . this girl , has...
    StableRedGun StableRedGun 22-25, F Dec 13, 2008

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    I Am Still a Teenager Inside

    Soon I will not be twentysome anymore. The older I get, the more I feel I am still a teenager inside.All my life I never got the chance to grow out of my adolescence.Not like other teenagers when I was younger, I always had doubt of myself and I fear of changing. Second thought...
    winniebree winniebree 26-30, F 4 Responses Dec 28, 2008

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    To Grow

    I need time but I also need warm sunshine.  All the snow and cold here is only making it take longer.
    Grits4life Grits4life 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 8, 2009

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    I Wanna Know What to Do ... ?!

    It's been a while since i logged in , but now i'm back , with the latest thing , That i'm experiencing .. My sister is going through some rough times lately , i'm not ganna go in the details of that . But the thing is .. that she's really depressed , And could not be in a...
    StableRedGun StableRedGun 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 25, 2008

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    Grow

    Through all of lifes experiences that I have been given I still need time to grow.  I am now realizing that it's not in my younger days that I have done most of my growing mentally and emotionally but during my mid 30s I am doing much of my learning about life...
    tatteredwings tatteredwings 36-40 1 Response Apr 25, 2009

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    I am the Administrator for a child care center & have a staff of 9 women. Several of them have formed a "mean girls" clique and are making negative comments about the others. They...
    zombiemama zombiemama 41-45, F Apr 28

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    My jaw muscles contract and my brows turn in slightly. I slouch in my hard, wooden chair and glare at this square of light that sits before me through bloodshot eyes. I try to...
    lovelywarpedlemon lovelywarpedlemon 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    I was in an 18 year marriage to a man and a life that was so wrong for me. I am the boiling frog of relationships.
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    Here it is... The story of me and my first love. Currently, I am so confused about where to share my feelings and I want to thank this site for letting me release my emotions...
    ApplePamilar ApplePamilar 18-21, F 1 Response May 5

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    Off and on for 7 years with my "soul mate" and ended it over two years ago because he wouldn't grow up, but still not over it?? I find myself continuing to beat myself up over it...
    GayManInTexas GayManInTexas 26-30, M 3 Responses Apr 28

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    i miss swimming in the sea ..feeling the waves pulling my body to the depth of the blue cold ocean. .omg im afraid to die before doing it again ..:(( the days r long and i still...
    theredthunder theredthunder 70+, T 2 Responses Apr 30

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    And I do! When I need time alone I'll just lock myself in my bed room. I'll listen to music, play bass and guitar. Sleep. Whatever I want really. Just to relax and calm down for a...
    jakeyxedge jakeyxedge 18-21, M May 10

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    My mom is still strict. I have gotten in trouble with her many times even as an adult. I tried to avoid punishment, but then she just was mad for a long time. I find it best to...
    brianboi brianboi 22-25, M 4 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Hello, :) I was wondering if I could get some advice. Il keep it short. Basically there is a guy i was seeing about a year ago, we really liked each other he was such a nice guy...
    bananaxx bananaxx 18-21, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    Ugh, can't believe Imma say this but here goes..... For the past 2 months I've been making new and lovely friends on my own for the first time. Surprised by how easy it is and how...
    LeonKe LeonKe 18-21, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    Sigh. So this happened a while back and though I'm not as mad about it before, it still ****** me off. About a month and a half ago, my friend died. I was a huge wreck, staying...
    46Ricechan 46Ricechan 13-15, F 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    This morning, like he has every morning for the last decade, my 86-year-old grandfather picked a fresh wild flower on his morning walk and took it to my grandmother. This morning...
    cluemisa cluemisa 18-21, F Apr 27

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    A beautiful tale for adults who wander and dream . The Velveteen Rabbit by Margery Williams HERE was once a velveteen rabbit, and in the beginning he was really splendid. He was...
    birdsrestingonabranch birdsrestingonabranch 22-25, F 1 Response May 16

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    It's not everyday that this happens. Most of the time I wake up before it does. But this morning was a different story. I woke up really needing to pee! My bladder was so full and...
    CuriousKitten101 CuriousKitten101 22-25, F 11 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    There are times active listening doesn't work. based on the research of John Gottman, active listening is great when you spouse is talking about her day or complaining about...
    tryingagainII tryingagainII 56-60, M 3 hrs ago

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    It's been 12 years now and you won't hear this. You can't. Sometimes I wonder if you'd deserve to hear it if you could but maybe it's not fair to think that cause you'll never have...
    Stormdance Stormdance 18-21, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    I saw a kid get spanked by his dad at wall-mart the other day, and I've seen it happen a few times here and there. I personally don't see what the big deal is.
    aprettygirl1 aprettygirl1 13-15, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I need a get away vacation. But we have a dog, and we moved to a small town where I still can't find any dog hotel, and we don't know any people here who could and would to help...
    Chiffa Chiffa 36-40, T 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    My 4 year old daughter bursts in with a proud twirl "Daddy, do you like my pretty new dress that mummy bought me?" Somehow it feels like she is taunting me. Like 'ner ner, I've...
    Heellover Heellover 36-40, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Since I have met my lady and we built a friendship to help each other I have become very open with my thoughts and feelings something I am not used to or have ever been before. So...
    uncorkyoursoul uncorkyoursoul 56-60, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    How do I get a girl to like me! We're already friends, we talk almost everyday but it's in a group text usually with one other person! I'll be honest and also say I'm a fake in...
    sm1ttay sm1ttay 16-17, M 23 mins ago

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    I still do think about him all the time.
    Shansai84 Shansai84 26-30, F 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    My girlfriend just graduated from high school. I'm a sophomore, and i don't know what to do. I met her when i was a freshman, now i'm almost a junior. We have been through a lot...
    NinjaJosh5 NinjaJosh5 13-15, M 4 hrs ago

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    I've been living in a small isolated town for 1 1/2 years now. Within those one and a half years being here I've only been able to land 2 jobs, that I eventually quit because they...
    Saravegan2 Saravegan2 18-21, F May 3

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    Please, I need advice on how to help my father, who has been dealing with COPD for eight years. Any homeopathic suggestions will greatly appreciated. For starters, I should say...
    jahein137 jahein137 18-21, F 2 Responses May 7

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    I used to be into doing anything. I still have a few friends, but don't get invited that often out. I was good with it for a time, but boredom set in. I'm about to become the mad...
    Isis27 Isis27 36-40 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Ok here goes nothing, im a twenty-six year old female I have three beautiful kids. I work everyday of my life and dont get to spend nearly as much time as I would like with them. I...
    Jbradley325 Jbradley325 26-30, F 4 Responses May 19

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    I need someone from or close to Lima Ohio to have sex with me,I need a **** in me so bad
    mcMikey24 mcMikey24 13-15, M 3 hrs ago

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    What a terrible thing! Spanking children! DonĀ“t you think? Children who are spanked grow up to become violent as adults, right? That is the politically correct view these days...
    Helle31 Helle31 31-35, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    Hi if anyone is looking to work from home part time, make residual income with a company in the health and wellness industry along with getting yourself and others healthier, give...
    carolgem carolgem 46-50, F 2 hrs ago

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    Unbelievable. People go nuts when they see those stories on the news where teachers sleep with their high school students. They call older men who like high school students...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 2 Responses May 1

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    growing up I was always given advice by my mum as to what to tolerate from a guy and what not. despite the example she had shown me with my dad. time and time again I watched her...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 3 Responses May 2

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    Because boredom and I need stories. 1. Name? Just call me Smiles from now on lol 2. Male or female? 'Tis a secret. 3. Were you named after anyone? Probably not. 4. Does...
    AnonSmiles AnonSmiles 16-17 1 Response May 3

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    I have a mysterious dibilitating disease and no one ever tries to understand that I have a disease, I'm not lazy. At the same time, another relative is afflicted with the same...
    LeeloJames LeeloJames 41-45, F 2 Responses May 7

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