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    I Believe.........

    First Blessing:: Shane leaving us. Momma & I are doing a lot better now, even if the money is a bit tighter. I'm learning to love myself, not putting myself down because I couldn't make our relationship work better. I'm no longer blaming myself for his shortcomings. It is the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 6, 2009

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    Blessings

    It is funny how certain things we see will bring to mind a totally different thought in the mind of the person viewing it and how these things remind you that you are blessed beyond anything that you deserve.  As many of you know I have focused hard on repairing the...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 6, 2009

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    Fsk

    I'll freely admit that when we first started talking, I thought you were a few screws loose of toolkit. And admittedly my behavior and intentions at times were not exactly of the gentlemanly variety. What a difference a year makes!!! Blessings do indeed come from unexpected...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 21, 2010

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    Certainly True!

    They have a funny way of sneaking up on you, when you least expect them, from the most unexpected directions.   Surprise!   :-)
    EBunbury EBunbury 46-50, M Apr 7, 2009

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      Your Life Path Number is 9 Your Life Path Number represents the path you should take through life and the talents and skills you have to make your journey a rewarding one. A 9 Life Path will lead you to look at all with love, compassion and tolerance. You will explore...
    burwi333 burwi333 36-40, M Oct 13, 2010

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    Fuckk Yeah

    When I am lost in my own despair, letting my self pity consume me I always find some light. Usually, it come from my cousin's daughter, she's soooooo sweet :)
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 25, 2011

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    Some Nothings

    One would not know what to expect in a day. I guess that's the irony of it. One should not expect. Woke up and pulled up the blinds for the tiniest of sunshine there was out there. Woozy from sleep when a massive drooling face was staring back at my window. We both got surprised...
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 4 Responses Jan 7, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I may have come from a broken family but I was shown what I didn't want in a man, which in turn lead me to a man of complete opposite of my father.
    Blessedlyloved Blessedlyloved 22-25, F Nov 5

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    It's never okay if u come from a broken family but if you do.. Just know life is giving u a hundred reasons to cry, when u can give life a thousand reasons to smile.
    trisytris trisytris 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Dont let anyone determine your happiness. Dont rely on them to make you happy. Because you'll just end up hurting yourself. Do things in your life that are for you, & because you...
    Cath947 Cath947 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Gratitude is the secret to happiness. Count your blessings everyday! Thankful & blessed.
    PiscesDream PiscesDream 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 17

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    My parents split up when I was a little over a year old, I'm now 15. I visit my dad every other weekend but other than that I stay at my moms. My mom is remarried but my dad lives...
    julianclaire julianclaire 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 8

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    If there's one thing I hate--and I mean absolutely HATE--it's when people feel the need to share their pointless, and uneducated opinions. Maybe they should walk a mile in the...
    TaylorNicole312 TaylorNicole312 18-21, F Nov 16

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    I know what I've been searching for SUCH a long time. I have the answer. I know how to reach happiness. The answer is staring you at your face; I bet you would not have guessed it...
    JavierHunting JavierHunting 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Some comes to make your life beautiful and worth living and some comes to fcuk it up -_-
    mahdiraza mahdiraza 16-17, M 2 Responses Oct 29

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    I can't stand butcher shops. Especially the butcher shops because the smell is stronger. Or just walking past the meat area in the supermarket. The smell is so revolting! I am a...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Oct 30

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    I came from a broken family but I hate blaming anyone for my mishaps. I am what I am now because of my choices. I figured that once you have let go of all the blaming you can start...
    filledspaces filledspaces 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 5

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    I just put two and two together on something: the reason my dad left. In fourth grade I lied about my best friend and wanted to switch schools. My mom bought everything and I'm...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 10 Responses Nov 6

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    I have lived in a small town in Colorado for most of my life. I have lived a few other places...including cities. I like the small town feel...but there are so many new people...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    my mom called today n asked me to come back ... shud i give her a 3rd chance ???? everytime i go back her behavior changes with me within days ... :/ n gets worst !!!
    meety12 meety12 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 2

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    My family abuses me. Mental and physical you got it. All my siblings grew up and then it was my turn. Every Time I do something wrong and then bam. There we go. Another bruise...
    heartbreakgirl15 heartbreakgirl15 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 9

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    My mother is a nightmare, in one way I want to blame her for everything I went through growing up. but I can still try to understand. when I was born my mom said she planned me...
    babyjane96 babyjane96 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Just like the moon in the sky, that's how I shine in the darkness. I gather the light from the sun. The sun is my friend, for it is the sun who project its light into me. The...
    bowbowdown bowbowdown 26-30 1 Response Nov 3

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    My mum and dad split before I turned one. My mum is a drug addict and my dad suffers with PTSD. Their issues came way before being a parent and as a result I am a messed up person...
    justinneedofsomelove justinneedofsomelove 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 8

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    my parents split up when I was young, so I have literally no memories of my 'dad' who hasn't attempted to contact me since. I was left alone a lot when younger, and my mum got a...
    minmins07 minmins07 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 8

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    Ive never met my dad. And probably never will. my mother is 64 years old, and really starting to show her age. My half brother is 37, and lives on the other side of the country...
    asnplaysrugby asnplaysrugby 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 8

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    Hi.i'm new to here for knowing i'm not the alone.i am a survivor of phisically abuse,sexual abuse by my parents.four years ago,i escaped from them. and i've been fighting with...
    juryandrews juryandrews 31-35, F 5 Responses Nov 20

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    Living this thing called life.....Damn so much heartache and pain in this world. So many tears I've cried sometimes violence . No love in my life no real unconditional true love...
    missy5414 missy5414 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 20

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    I do believe this somehow, but I don't get it why some people just leave without giving an explanation. And no I'm not talking about death.
    DaddysGirl24 DaddysGirl24 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 29

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    instant sleep 😁hug your knees softly and start moving slow motion 😁
    carloslara7 carloslara7 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 16

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    i have a friend on EP he's my age and he became by best friend i love him so much he helped me suviving my stuggles he's a good listener rayan thank you for everything budd...
    proxy99 proxy99 16-17, M 2 Responses Nov 20

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    I feel very lucky to have the friends I do, some old some new. The old ones are true friends and I know they will always be there for me. The new ones I feel are going to be an...
    celticsage celticsage 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It is not always clear what the reason is. With Thanksgiving just around the corner I am thankful those those people who have ventured through my life, either deliberately or by...
    lasergraph lasergraph 61-65, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Maybe it was because finding me bent over on the floor sucking my neighbor off startled my patents... But I was tired of all the shouting.
    montilee1234 montilee1234 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 30

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    I'm vegetarian and sometimes I can stand the smell but most days I just want to throw up in both disgusted and sadness for the lives lost
    EmoGirl286 EmoGirl286 13-15, F Oct 30

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    I understand that many of you have or had a less than ideal family life, but I want to tell you about mine nonetheless. I love every family member without reservation, and each of...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Oct 30

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    Broken. Helpless. Insane. All words that describe my family. Today I had to clean up my dad's mess. Again. He lost his temper and scared my little brother shitless. I make...
    BeautyInBlack BeautyInBlack 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    I believe it was a good experience to get through cause I'm not someone who is constantly enabled by my parents and still living with them.
    Coopjustice105 Coopjustice105 31-35, M Nov 4

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    Just found out the other day a little piece of info about my day that I never knew before because I NEVER SEE HIM (it's been 11 years) I found out off I my grandparents telling me...
    oliviabanks oliviabanks 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 5

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    I want to forgive my parents for everything that they did to me in the past. I actually thought I did forgive them for awhile. But tonight I'm realizing that I still can't get over...
    Thinklife Thinklife 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 6

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    My father cheated on my mother when I was five years old thus, they separated. Sometimes I wonder the person I would've been if my father was there. My mother struggled so hard and...
    zealots201 zealots201 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 7

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    It really hurts when you don't have a backbone or people that you'd be sure that they love you the most .. Or even a place to be able to cuddle when you feel cool
    peter1314 peter1314 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 8

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    My mom and dad split up when I was 8. My mom said she was going on vacation for a month when I was 11. Well I still haven't seen her since. I used to talk to her on the phone but I...
    Wawawad Wawawad 31-35, M Nov 9

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    All of my life I've had the idea drilled into my head that my existence would be worth nothin on this planet unless I became rich and had a limitless number of achievements under...
    alex247365 alex247365 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 10

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    Actually religion is, among other things, morality beatified by the passage of time. More on that in "The Dawn of Conscience" by James Henry Breasted.
    FryyM FryyM 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 15

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    I was emotionally abused and neglected throughout my childhood up until around fourteen or fifteen when I finally got myself out of there, now family is just a broken word to me...
    ExPButterfly ExPButterfly 16-17, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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