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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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    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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    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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    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 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 14, 2008

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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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    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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    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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    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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    As much as I've felt alone for so long... It's probably what I need. I need to get away from the same routine, from the same faces. I need to depend on myself this time. I need to...
    lovelywarpedlemon lovelywarpedlemon 18-21, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    All this stuff is driving me crazy and bring me down. My heart hurts so much!
    stickgirl stickgirl 36-40, F Mar 14

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    I had this phobia growing up, people couldn't touch me. I've grown out of it a lot, but I still need that 3 foot bubble of me space between people. I don't enjoy cuddling or group...
    TickleMeCell TickleMeCell 16-17, T 5 days ago

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    I always seemed to have a sixth sense when someone in my family, even my extended family was going to get a spanking. Sort of a "spanking radar" Several times growing up I got...
    eli1601 eli1601 61-65, M 3 Responses Mar 5

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    Okay this is going to be a weird one I mean this girl I've been dating for 5 months we just recently decided to take a break mutual of course because both of us need some kind of...
    mklein1969 mklein1969 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 17

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    i feel stuck, i don't know what to studie or work, i think my kids still need a lot from me nd my time, i dont have a person to relied on, since my husband works all week all day...
    BluePrincesa BluePrincesa 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    I have been blessed with an amazing husband and we have 4 beautiful children... but my alone time keeps everything in check. I need time just soaking up my own thoughts, enjoying...
    lifesimplified lifesimplified 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    Ok so here it goes I know it's long so bear with me. I was married in 2004 at 21. When I met my wife I really wasn't attracted to her. I know that's sounds messed up but hear me...
    martinezh martinezh 31-35, M 1 hr ago

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    If i told you my little reason as to why i am still a virgin then keep it between you and me. If not, know that i chose to be a virgin until now and i am picky as to whom i lose it...
    selena25 selena25 18-21, F 7 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    so pretty much. me and my boyfriend of a year and a half aren't together. he said he wants a break. it is my first 'break up' or 'break' ever. we are both 21. its weird bc we are...
    insanityler insanityler 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    Maybe I want to justify becoming a drug dealing sociopath. Having just sobered up less then 3 months ago its hard to put a pin in how I am feeling, or determine how I should be...
    Jbob1992 Jbob1992 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 16

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    bethcc11 bethcc11 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    bethcc11 bethcc11 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    1) Name? Mary. 2) F/M? Female, 100% 3) Named after? Famous actress/singer. 4) Name mean anything? Not to me. 5) Nickname? Candy and Cricket. 6) What you think you look like...
    CowboysAndAngels CowboysAndAngels 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 9

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    I find lately it's a question of time, or more specifically a question of not enough time, or too much to fit into said time frame. Perhaps it is the age /stage I am at in life...
    Chrye Chrye 51-55, F 2 Responses Mar 19

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    I'm a little confused by puberty at the moment still.... I turned 16 a month and a half ago, I am 5foot 8 inches tall and I weigh about 136lbs. Am I done growing? I mean I don't...
    abp62626 abp62626 16-17, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm 22. My parents divorced when I was a baby and I was raised by my maternal grandmother. I rarely see my dad. My family told me he's not a very good man. My mother lives and work...
    damagednights damagednights 22-25, F Mar 5

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    Well EP you did it again. I know some of you kindhearted dears who give me your time must occasionally wonder if I'm off my rocker with all these uber-personal novels I post. The...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I can no longer tolerate being with my fishing partner of 15 years, which is sad because we both love the same kind of fishing and really do have fun when our personalities aren't...
    willingtolisten willingtolisten 56-60, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    This might be my last job to live my life, I've worked for 5 different jobs in 5years, after graduating college. Now I am 27, I've dated 4 different wonderful man in a serious...
    27girl 27girl 26-30, F 16 hrs ago

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    Some people stop developing after puberty. I didn't. Since I was about 14, my reproductive organ has been on a non-stop growth spree. To date, I measure almost 20 inches flacid...
    MartinOfTheNorth MartinOfTheNorth 26-30 1 Response a week ago

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    I love my friend to death but lately, I've been getting so frustrated with all the issues she creates in her head to seem a lot bigger than what they are. Every week, I get a new...
    frigginjelly frigginjelly 22-25, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am starting to give up on life. Each day I grow emotionally weaker and weaker. Every crush that I have ever has ended up in failure which makes me think that I'm a failure. I...
    elugo12345 elugo12345 18-21, M 4 Responses Mar 2

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    People love me or hate me, no happy medium. I'm straightforward, honest to a fault, funny, kind, & apparently easily misunderstood. I have to defend my thoughts & openness...
    BelAmi0420 BelAmi0420 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 9

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    After twenty years of marriage to my high school sweetheart my health began deteriorating. She never had to work. I provided a stable life for her and our three sons. I...
    enjoyreadingyou enjoyreadingyou 36-40, M Mar 11

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    I am mixed.I have a very mixed race family African,Indian,White,Asian. I am still shocked when I some of them speaking about the other from race perspective.I mean I look at...
    RafaReu RafaReu 22-25, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I had the most incredible week on vacation Brazil with my friends that I doubt I will ever be able to top it. Just so many experiences it will take me weeks to jot it all down and...
    Marcette88 Marcette88 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 8

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    I'm having a hard time with my children growing up. They are 14, 17 and 18. All gorgeous and still home. They have become so independent and busy with their lives and it hurts not...
    sue968900 sue968900 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 9

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    Because of all the different a activities and hobbies I have, choosing a career is very difficult, albeit there is still plenty of time to decide between now and the end of high...
    LewisWilliams LewisWilliams 16-17, M 2 Responses Mar 11

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    I have hundreds of experiences I haven't written stories for. But this one I need to even if brief. I agreed with this experience because I know that when I was growing up I was...
    QuestionMarks QuestionMarks 41-45, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    On the virtual gridiron there are specific plays that don't work as effectively as they should. Even though Madden 20120 has impressive realism, certain formations still aren't up...
    fastfifa15coins fastfifa15coins 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    This is a long post so prepare accordingly.There's so much to tell that I'm not sure where to start. I'm not sure my story will receive as much attention as I require, either, or...
    somniatorlupus somniatorlupus 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Okay so I met this girl when I was 3. You could call her my first real friend. She is a kind-hearted, pretty, attractive, caring, friendly, nice, fun-to-be-with and thoughtful...
    MrFluFFYL0rd MrFluFFYL0rd 13-15, M Mar 3

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    Me and my friend are in our 30s, so can anyone please explain why I needed a confrontational text over why I turned my facebook off? He's gay and married, but for some reason he...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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