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I T Is Better to Have Tried In Vain Than Never Tried At All

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    The Feelings Wont Go Away

    I got broken up with about 2 weeks ago, the next day lost my job and now i sit at home other than when i go out to drink doing nothing but crying and feeling depressed, she broke up with me through an email with a single paragraph saying inconsistent reasons. Now everyday all I...
    thefeelingwontleave thefeelingwontleave 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 28, 2010

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    Tried In Vain

    Tried in vain,I have indeed,At least,I tried,To work things out,Better than sittin' there,Doin' nothin',At least,I did my best,To save things,Even though,To no avail,I tried.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Mar 20, 2012

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    Honors Chemistry

    I knew my math skills weren't good enough to pass that class the first time I opened the textbook but I took the class anyway....and failed that **** with a 56!! I really need chemistry for college so I will be retaking chem. next semester, but I'll be in the normal class...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 17, 2009

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    Am I Deceiving Myself?

    I try hard, really hard for thing I want in my life and then I fail. I guess it happens to everyone, once in a while! but lately I am almost failing in every area of my life! I was thinking I have to encourage myself, so I think at least I tried! right?
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 18, 2009

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    A part of me is determined not to forget even though it only brings me pain! I feel responsible for remembering and carrying the pain with me into every facet of my life.The most...
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    Changing your life begins primarily in your thoughts. If you can change your mind, you can change your life. Look at yourself in the mirror and smile instead of frown, notice what...
    AshleyJea AshleyJea 22-25, F 6 Responses Mar 22

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    I would rather have no friends than fake friends .
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    Damn straight. That's why vibrators were invented. Men seem to think that they are soooo good in bed. That all they gotta do is thrust. No, no, no! Foreplay is the answer to the...
    MidnightMasquerade MidnightMasquerade 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    I had a kind of toxic friendship at one point. She'd basically just have me around to lend her money, but things for her, and inflate her ego when she needed it. I was able to end...
    fireraven23 fireraven23 18-21, M Mar 2

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    This was during freshmen year. I didn't make it because I wasn't in that kind of shape. I felt kind of bad there was one guy that notice and stopped me to talk he said you know you...
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, T Mar 15

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    Well I wanted to share my suicide attempt. I overdosed on 4 bottles of pills they were all my moms medication i Know one was benedril idk if i wrote that right , backlifin and some...
    gnarlyyvibesz gnarlyyvibesz 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 5

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    Speak confidence in your life and never be negative about yourself always be positive and Push away every negative thought that that comes to mind...Positive over powers all...
    Divinewritermb Divinewritermb 22-25, M Mar 16

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    Thanks to pals found. Found by helping them.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Mar 10

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    Be careful with the risks and choices. Think long and hard. I plan to give it all I have. I suppose that's what matters.
    TCL009 TCL009 41-45, F Mar 15

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    It's comical how, I don't have a choice. My life was just felt that way. #FML
    deademotion11 deademotion11 22-25, M Mar 16

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    This is so true Our thoughts have so much power
    shannonsjourney shannonsjourney 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    I do and yet it's not something you want you have to find out
    shannonsjourney shannonsjourney 18-21, F Mar 18

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    I remember seeing my daughters living conditions before I adopted her. I still have nightmares and I'm sure she does too. I also have memories of my mother kicking me out of her...
    Retro5NAF Retro5NAF 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    it seems like that its bin a long time when i have a selfless friend around...as i do like my friend to be what i am like . regardless from moving on ...its not too nice to know...
    dauntless82 dauntless82 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    You and I We don't wanna be like them. We can make it till the end. Nothing can come between You and I.. Not even the Gods above. can separate the two of us. No nothing can come...
    RebeccaMontero RebeccaMontero 22-25, F 1 Response 42 mins ago

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    i had two attempts. it didn't work out so i feel like a moron. im still battling with depression and still having suicidal thoughts. i feel alone. nobody cares and it sucks. im...
    loner1119 loner1119 26-30, F 5 Responses Mar 6

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    Anyone from Brisbane, Australia????
    sarahk85 sarahk85 26-30, F Mar 14

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    Anyone from Brisbane, Australia????
    sarahk85 sarahk85 26-30, F Mar 14

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    Anyone from Brisbane, Australia????
    sarahk85 sarahk85 26-30, F Mar 14

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    Anyone from Brisbane, Australia????
    sarahk85 sarahk85 26-30, F Mar 14

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    MDMA can be enlightening :)
    charlie41088 charlie41088 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    I dumped my friend today, she only uses me. I am a giving person, but know when a friendship drains you it's time to get out.
    guliannah guliannah 51-55, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    You cannot defeat thoughts with thoughts. Words defeat thoughts. Speak life. You are worthy. Say it a hundred times a day until it sticks. You are loved. 2Cor 10:5
    kayblue kayblue 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 16

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    Life is a rough biography. Memories smooth out the edges
    TCL009 TCL009 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    Kansas on the radio....brings up a lot of memories from my rocker days: coy boy boots, big hair, tie dye and Aerosmith shirts...Good times!
    MFeisty MFeisty 41-45, F 5 Responses Mar 19

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    Regardless of prayers. And meds. And drugs. And car wrecks. And heart attacks on seroquel.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M a week ago

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    A horrible autoimmune condition that destroys the nail bed of the claws. Heartbreaking to watch
    petersmyth79 petersmyth79 26-30, M Mar 18

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    I know there'll come a time again When everything will fit right in And I won't have to see your face In strangers on the street. But I would rather feel the sting Than never to...
    mindstruggle mindstruggle 22-25, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    My Continuation of my Trichotillomania Story: Part 2: Healing Journey… Out of the darkness into the sun… Breakaway…. Grew up in a small town And when the rain would fall...
    ninja5593 ninja5593 18-21, F Mar 20

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    Starting at the beginning… First off, just letting you know, I am straight to everyone else on the planet, but I know that I am bisexual. This girl Jackie, she is actually...
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    Here is what I know from my life experiences. I can never trust anyone. Nobody cares about anyone but themselves. People will lie to your face and pretend to care about you just...
    Zzzwriter Zzzwriter 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 5

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    March 21, 2015 The dream I had last night was far too accurate a metaphor for my life than I'm comfortable dealing with. It was long and drawn out, with many different twists and...
    ncbarr ncbarr 31-35, F Mar 21

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    1: So bad that I can't sleep without a fully functioning iPod, app and earphones. If one earbud doesn't work properly, I have little to no sleep. Only one ear works? None. Sound...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Mar 7

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    9I wanna write something but I don't know where to begin. And I don't know where to end.And hence the silence.Alright. Since I don't know where to begin today I'll begin the 'story...
    TheJabroniBeatingChampion TheJabroniBeatingChampion 22-25 Mar 19

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    EP to me is like a pub where I am a regular . I come and stay for either a beer or two ... I chat with one or other casually and then go home. I log in and see the regular crowd...
    breathingeasy breathingeasy 41-45, M 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    I stole my boyfriend from someone else and now I am unable to trust him. We've known each other for a long time. I always knew he liked me but I friend-zoned him. After all, he...
    elocinitis elocinitis 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 5

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    Where to start... Well its 2 am and I am wide awake, TV blurring in the background and I am well... Sitting. Wondering I guess. About the future. About the now. About randomness...
    Qwert143 Qwert143 22-25 1 day ago