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I Think I Hear Something Outside

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    Every Night.

    My bedroom is in the basement, and so the windows are about level with the ground. Every single night, I hear something outside. Something scratching, digging, and playing in the rocks outside my window. It scares the hell out of me. I'm already very fearful as it is, and these...
    SheistheLorax SheistheLorax 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 21, 2008

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    Damn Crickets!

    Wow! The sound of those things are so loud, they hurt my dam ears.
    otad12 otad12 26-30, F Sep 26, 2008

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    What Ya Gonna Do To Keep It Out

    Yeah i think it is the devil trying to get in...what you planning on doing to keep it out? To keep sane?
    indigowitch indigowitch 22-25, F May 18, 2013

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    Sometimes It Just Gets Spooky

    Most the time, living out in the country is wonderful. But late at night, when your nearest neighbor is 2 miles away. You can sometimes spook yourself.There is nothing worse than getting up after watching a really intense movie and jumping at every twig snapping in the blackness...
    Hewhowaits Hewhowaits 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 25, 2011

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    Spooked!

    A few nights ago some goblin kicked one of the pumpkins my MIL painted into our door.  8:30 at night, all our lights were on, and yet some bold prankster felt brave enough to come to our front door and throw a pumpkin at it.  BANG!  Freaked all of us out! ...
    Freestanding Freestanding 51-55, F Oct 20, 2007

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    Had a Very Long Soak In the Bathtub

    A few years ago I had just moved into a new house. I didn't like the bathroom because it only had a tub and no shower and there was a window right next to the tub. I wasn't used to having a window in the bathroom. The curtains were also kind of see through over the window which...
    HurricaneLeia HurricaneLeia 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 27, 2008

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    This Is Why I Want a Dog For!

    When I go to bed late at night, I get an uncomfortable feeling that someone is peeping or standing at the bottom of the stairs.  I quickly put the outside light on for my husband; trying not to look down the stair afraid someone would be standing there! Oh, I miss my...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Apr 26, 2008

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    Today I had a flashback to something one of my friends told me about one day. This kid at our school one day came in wearing Jordan's but according to this other kid they were fake...
    skyblue914 skyblue914 16-17, F Jul 20

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    I have heard quite a few times people on TV say to turn the TV off and go outside and do something outside. Pardon me for stating an obvious inquiry, but don't these people's...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Jul 4

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    I was left home alone today and needed to go to the bathroom. I have this habit of staying there for a long time with my phone. I was reading there as usual and I suddenly started...
    xDreamerGirlx xDreamerGirlx 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    So last year my family bought a farm in the middle of no where, and I love it; It has almost sixty acres, a pond, and tons of forest. We raise sheep and goats in the fields and...
    Jase586 Jase586 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    Something.. like... I want to be out there, somewhere. Fresh, new, ... Like when on vacation and you step into a new house, or shop you havent been in. Maybe it is the same as...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M Jul 14

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    Over the past month or so I've been having dreams that literally send me messages. Sometimes it will be a situation where I am texting and get clear messages I can read, or...
    yesdni yesdni 16-17, F Jul 3

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    It is amazing to me how just thinking about something I thought I was over just put knots in my stomach. I wonder why this morning it had such an effect on me. I've moved on and...
    notannecessary notannecessary 36-40, F 4 days ago

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    Gosh, when I can't get my head to shut up I end up getting do annoyed. I always end up thinking about something I don't want to think of. Like when I am working on my book I will...
    tututata2126 tututata2126 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    I don't really understand what this attraction is. Been trying to think of something that has happen in my past that makes me feel this way. The few woman that I have dated that...
    lightskin86 lightskin86 26-30, M Jun 30

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    Beauty as a choice of life... There are so many beautiful things in this world. To live with grace and beauty in life, we need to be disciplined and get involved in wholesome...
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    I'm so far outside the box, I don't know where I started from. When people tell you "think outside the box", explore a little bit. By the time you look back you'll realize there...
    musikid48 musikid48 22-25, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Aries, tough hearted, and almost mean on the outside but I really don't mean it. I'm just guarded. I can be passionate and loyal to the right people, the people I can trust.
    Beckoned413 Beckoned413 16-17, F 11 hrs ago

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    When someone locks you outside they're life, realize that you have the power to move on. Also realize that the hypothetical door locks from both sides, so lock your side before you...
    musikid48 musikid48 22-25, M 1 hr ago

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    Thistledown: This morning I stepped outside, and was witness to a miracle. A trillion seeds floated on currents of pure light. As many lives balanced on a razor's edge: on one...
    ubersledgehammer ubersledgehammer 22-25, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Nobody here. Sorry to disappoint; ) HEART: These Dreams Spare a little candle, save some light for me Figures up ahead moving in the trees White skin in linen, perfume on my...
    littleboxofsecrets littleboxofsecrets 36-40, F Jul 10

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    I don't know what I am. But I know I'm not normal. I have always had temper problems it's something that I guess runs in my family. In the past couple years this anger though has...
    Jfrob96 Jfrob96 18-21, M 12 hrs ago

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    Ok. So I'm in high school and I've been having some anxiety lately. My dad's away on a business trips constantly and my mom is always stressed. I used to think she loved me but was...
    Sarah9906 Sarah9906 18-21, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    It is a crazy story. Sometimes it feels because I am female, I must be the competing enemy to some. Ever since I have moved to London, I just find the women who work here are...
    EstuaryRivers EstuaryRivers 26-30, F 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I was bored yesterday and decided to make something. So here it is.
    DiamondNikki12 DiamondNikki12 18-21, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Okay I have this sick feeling today and it didn't happen until I finally told my friend about something that happened two months ago. I saw this bright light outside my bedroom...
    Air29 Air29 18-21, F Jul 6

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    37. When people just want to save and to save and save and don't want to spend anything. 38. When people don't use any capital letters or full stops or commas in their work. 39...
    Mahsa99 Mahsa99 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    Bare with me, long story. For many years there has been a street that I do not like, get bad vibes from. Can't really explain why, just hate driving down that street. Yesterday...
    TheEppy TheEppy 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 7

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    I've had a dream reoccurring. It's hard to explain so I will try, a lot of it didn't make sense but I'll try to explain it as best as I can. The first thing I remember is...
    Marcelofreitas Marcelofreitas 13-15, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    My ex-boyfriend and I of 4 years broke up about three months ago. We met our freshman year of high school and ended our senior year. It was an on and off relationship with a lot of...
    yourgirlmarlene yourgirlmarlene 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    IN THE LITTLE OLD UNITED KINGDOM, WE HAVE A STRANGE THING CALLED "FREEDOM OF SPEACH". THIS MEANS THAT IF SOMEONE HAS SOMETHING TO SAY THEY CAN SAY IT WITHOUT FEAR OF SUPRESSION. I...
    uncfred uncfred 56-60, M 4 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    If you just message me a basic 'hello' I will not answer. Not because I am rude but because it asks nothing of who I am or furthers any sort of communication between us. I do...
    AddyAddyAddy AddyAddyAddy 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Sure I would like know. Never hear around my house.
    001goodguy65 001goodguy65 46-50, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    A few days ago, my niece and I were talking. We were discussing various topics, and then, she proceeds to tell me about her friends. Recently, she has started attending a new...
    aepteewS aepteewS 41-45, F 35 mins ago

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    I do not want to be contacted by those who are underage. Never mind categories. I don't think underage people should be on any type of social sites period. If they must, categories...
    OceanicXs OceanicXs 26-30, F 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    Love is a tricky thing. It varies in intensity and in the specificity of emotions. It is sometimes the most beautiful thing in the world and, at other times, it’s the most horrid...
    Oasisdawn3 Oasisdawn3 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    No doubt...awareness of all what is wrong and makes no sense...being witness of ilogic or lunatic behaviour.You get tired of being the only voice under eyes screaming WHAT ARE YOU...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F Jul 20

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    I was at home resting and my older brother had gone out to the store to get some things. I heard what sounded like a paper bag rustling and my older brother's voice call my name. I...
    oathtoorder oathtoorder 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 19

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    Hey....cheers to all you people out there who can actually think critically and then form an opinion about something. You people are indeed a dying breed. You are definitely the...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M Jul 5

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    I don't know about 100 things, how about twenty-five for now until I can think about it;-). 1. Helping People. 2. Animals put a smile on my face. 3. Thunder storms. 4. Nature the...
    LillyPad80 LillyPad80 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I daydream about who i want to be, who i'm becoming and i over analyze everything . I have lots of questions and think about life . I see the world from a mature deep perspective...
    ThePrettyOnee ThePrettyOnee 13-15 1 Response 5 days ago

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    It really hurts being parted from my daughter. But I wouldn’t trade those feelings for the world. Yes, no one likes divorce. The problems between my ex are our own, and not my...
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    I can talk about how I lie to myself and it is a bit hard writing this, but I am sad inside, but lie to myself, I am very good with lying to myself, and everyone thinks that I am...
    mee1997 mee1997 16-17, F Jun 30

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    Ok so one time i was in my room sleeping and there's an extra bed there for guests. On this particular night my mom slept there i think because i had a hard time sleeping i dont...
    oliviahoney oliviahoney 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 3

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    My life is quite itself, and it's comfortable by now. Or, at least it could be described as such. Though, whenever I sit alone, drinking my tea while looking at the scenery outside...
    umetate umetate 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    Think it's about time I post this :S. Please do not judge me this is veryyyyyyyyy hard for me. I know it's long sorry ha. About 2 years ago when I was 13/14 (underage and a minor...
    lela201465 lela201465 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 7

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