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I Think Americas Youth Is Wasted

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    You Should Not Judge Like That

    some kids dont have a choice its the way they were born as they get older yes things will change but when were that young its hard to find somehting better then whats at home. Im 16 years old i have survived on my own since age 12 and im addicted to meth since 13 ive been to...
    hahahollywood hahahollywood 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 17, 2009

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    Wasted Youth.

    All around me, All my life I see people throwing their lives away. People think that high school is the problem, but no. I was seeing this stuff in 6th grade, in some cases it might even be in elementary. The middle school I went to, used to be one of the best in the state...
    kibbins kibbins 16-17, M 5 Responses Aug 17, 2009

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    I'm beginning to think I've wasted the last three years with my husband ... he spends more time playing video games than with me or my kids ... at times I feel Luke I don't even...
    finelyhappy1029 finelyhappy1029 26-30, F 5 Responses May 10

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    i sit and think damn i wasted a lot of time and energy on so much $hit that didnt really matter...but then i think if it meant something to me it doesn't matter if it didn't to...
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    Not sure if I should have entitled this, 'Embarrassed' or the experience above, but it would fit either. Have you ever stopped to ponder today's youth/teens? I find them smart...
    joydream joydream 31-35, F 3 Responses May 3

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    I was born for the whole purpose to love and be loved. Love as been the main thing of my entire life. Love has dominated my entire life in one way or other. In my childhood I...
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    When my dad died I wasted 5 minuets thinking he was joking now if my dad didn't die I wouldn't of became friends with Adele again if I didn't become friends with Adele again I...
    polarbearlove polarbearlove 13-15, F 1 Response May 17

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    I wasted three years of my life to a girl that told me she wanted to disappear from my life and called me a ***** in the process. For wearing shorts and a tank top in the summer of...
    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F a week ago

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    Two years. I was with this guy for two whole years. Two years before he told me that he needed to leave because he... How do I put this... He likes guys. He wasted two years of my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Apr 30

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    I wasted my time on a scumbag and now I can't move on bc what if the person pursuing me is also a scumbag. Now and days people are looking for help.
    Ridemywavvvve Ridemywavvvve 31-35, F 3 Responses May 11

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    I wasted my time on a guy who didn't give a **** about me. He was an abusive, cheating ******* and I let him break my heart. A couple weeks after we broke up, his best friend slept...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses May 11

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    You changed my whole mindset. You made me happy. You made me realize what it's like for someone to hold you back from other guys not bc you know you should but bc you made me not...
    gkaren gkaren 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I think change happens gradually right? I need to work a lot on myself, on disciplining myself and i was always looking for that instant change but i guess you need some patience...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 30

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    I use too have good friends that I can recall good friends. But they all forgot about how good of a friend I was and hang out with other people. Now it just annoys me when I hear...
    AwesomeGuyy22 AwesomeGuyy22 22-25, M 3 Responses May 12

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    I'm turning 27 this week. I have two wonderful sons and I am about to enter grad school. Everything is wonderful, right? But tonight? Tonight I'm getting wasted. My mom died almost...
    seasidesun seasidesun 26-30, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    Dying here... every day I have to get up and pretend I'm happy telling myself that in 2 years I can move out and then deal with depression but then I have days like today when that...
    choccicrazy15 choccicrazy15 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    The most beautiful thing about time is that you cannot waste it in advance. We humans really do squander the gift of the future. You see, the future is always a blank slate. You...
    iShined iShined 18-21, M 2 Responses May 3

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    I Am Dorky Shut up and be Mysterious. As someone who hasn't been in the dating/relationship scene for quite a number of years, and recently re-entered, I consider myself to be a...
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    Okay Ive been dating a girl for a while Im a girl to btw . So everytime we get into arguments its because she always comments on her exes selfies , ik that comments aren't a big...
    txbq txbq 13-15, F 4 Responses May 11

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    I think this can apply to any relationship with someone, where I emotionally invested in but it doesn't feel like the person didn't really give anything back. Would this be a...
    iCuriousBabe iCuriousBabe 41-45, F 28 Responses May 20

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    Wasted by MKTO. I don't know why I even try anymore.
    ofmiceandme ofmiceandme 16-17, F 1 Response May 21

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    And now that I don't have you, I think of all the lost time, that i lost... with you, for loving you blindly I didn't listened and jumped into the void for love, everyone told me...
    viperguy96 viperguy96 18-21, M 1 Response May 21

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    and now that i got rid of you, it feels nice. i finally feel somewhat peaceful and content and not like i'm walking on eggshells everywhere with you. i should have walked away...
    carlymgc carlymgc 13-15, F May 22

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    over think a person to much...
    reii17 reii17 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I used to be so concerned about my appearance before. I used to stare at myself in the mirror for hours and whining why am I so ugly. Like literally. Lol, now that I recall back...
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    I sit here now....aside a seemingly "normal"suburban local.... My heart heart's or soul or being...for it is quite complex what one does for love...yet, the tables turn..one is...
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    This new lil Wayne ***sigh** this guy I can't .... I don't really know what to think of him any more I loved the old little Wayne .. The mixed tape king you know the suffix , the...
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