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I Think People Come To Ep For Different Reasons

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 48 People

    The Lonley Writer

    This is not my first time 'round the EP block.  I've got a couple obsolete personae floating around the EP-sphere.  It's quite odd to bumble onto one of the stories I wrote back then!Anyhow, I initially found EP via the StumbleUpon button.  So I found EP totally by random...
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F Oct 15, 2011

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    Not The Same Reasons

    I came to EP 4 yrs ago for many different reasons. As time moved on I made a lot of friends, some friendships were more than I ever expected and some were not. However, woven through my time here are stories about my life, the illness and death of my mother,kids, sexless, sex...
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002 46-50, F 15 Responses Oct 12, 2011

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    Reasons Change

    I joined for one thing, found something better, and now I'm here for the excellent company of the great people in my circle.
    Inspector999 Inspector999 46-50, M 2 Responses Sep 11, 2011

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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 4 Responses Nov 26

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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 3 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 Nov 22

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    Fatso has top justify computer Busts with a show
    iamsohappy123 iamsohappy123 51-55, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    I read this just recently, and thought it was a lovely piece to share by author unknown. "You are not accidental. Existence needs you. Without you, something will be missing in...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I would like to believe this. I know I believe it on some level. The store clerk and the dental hygienist and the office manager are there for clear reasons. I think most people...
    tryingagainII tryingagainII 56-60, M 20 hrs ago

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    In the last few months I have had a special person come into my life...........this person just wanted to show friendship and be there if I needed them. I still believe the title...
    honeysuckle23 honeysuckle23 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 5

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    When I started working at the mill, I noticed everyone said very basic and simple things all the time. It took me 1.5 years to realize that everyone was using allusions to events...
    jjeng1989 jjeng1989 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    I think that people come into your life for a reason , it may be for a long time or a short time , we may not know the reason at the time but it will present itself ...........if...
    Ghostrider6465 Ghostrider6465 46-50, M 9 Responses Nov 19

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    I used to be a very shy person when I was in college and often I would eat alone in the cafeteria. Unable to connect with anyone. Then one day, a classmate of mine came and sat...
    palabok palabok 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 27

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    I don't think it, I know it. Cuz I can see the future and stuffs. Now you know why I think people find me strange. Llamas With Hats, watch it, enjoy it, love it.
    PieBombs PieBombs 13-15, F Nov 21

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    I dont think people hate me, i know they do. Haters gonna hate and whatever.
    ma1107y ma1107y 16-17, M Nov 24

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    I honesty dint think people do. I feel like they think im stupid and im not !!!!
    amberlxl amberlxl 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 24

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    Lol, I find it funny how everyone attacks you for one little thing if your "insensitive or what not" what happened to realistic support? I think people need to chill, and not...
    GleamingEyes GleamingEyes 18-21 1 Response Dec 5

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    I have no New Year's resolutions - they aren't worth doing. I don't understandit if I live one moment at a time. To me it's like setting myself up for down slideand I'm already...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 56-60, F 9 Responses 1 day ago

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    I have been here 5 years. I enjoy people as they come and go."I have already lost touch with a couple of people I use to be."That was a good thing!"We are well-advised to keep on...
    CrystalRainsPearls CrystalRainsPearls 41-45, F 16 Responses a week ago

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    I have a friend and she's very load and I'm quite quiet and people ask how I put up with her since she's "so loud" but it doesn't bother me I admire her for being confident enough...
    digglett digglett 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    Aren’t you amazed with the universe? You know, every time I look to the stars I feel a different emotion, I can’t even look at them for too long in an open sky and without...
    DiegoSMarinho DiegoSMarinho 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    An interesting person you have met.So a week back, I went to watch the movie Interstellar with one of my friend. As we went to purchase our tickets I felt a tap on my shoulder. I...
    Girlwithbrains Girlwithbrains 18-21, F 11 Responses Nov 21

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    Story of my life. Got adopted by white middle class parents. Went from living in the projects to living in rich white neighborhood. I dress like a ghetto kid because that's my...
    whoscarlo5 whoscarlo5 18-21, M Nov 26

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    I think a certain someone on here has come into my life and others lives purely to annoy the **** out of us!!! I think most ppl in the 'I had an affair' forum will know exactly who...
    lovinglife11 lovinglife11 31-35, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I know there's a reason you've come into my life - are you a blessing? Or are you a lesson?
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal 31-35, F 7 Responses Nov 21

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    Except for me, it seems like more people are going. And at 25, time for new (interesting) people coming into my life is limited, or at least that's how it appears to me.
    Reallifeperson Reallifeperson 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    I have been dating my bf Ben for over 4 years. He is my first love and everything. Eventhough we seem like a sweet couple he actually cheated on me and hit me few times at the...
    babyvalerie babyvalerie 22-25, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    This is true. I have been judged many times by the way I look and I hate it. Personality means a lot to me so why do people tell you your a great person but when they find out what...
    simple2468 simple2468 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 22

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    Whether it is a new friend or the right doctor you may have to see.Your positive energy to come into contact with a person that you truly want to meet does happen.Hopefully the...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 7

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    Isn't crazy how we can look back a year ago and realize how much has changed? The amount of people who have left your life, entered and stayed. The memories you won't forget and...
    Anngeleyes Anngeleyes 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 11

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    Why are people so mean on here?Not everyone,but there are many people on EP,who are just plain mean.I will write a story or post a question,and people will leave the rudest...
    1prettygirl 1prettygirl 36-40, F 84 Responses 3 days ago

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    I feel like I intimidate too easily because of the way I approach people. I'm usually aggressive and people take that as bitchiness
    jebony jebony 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 24

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    I understand it can sometimes be necessary. I once befriended a violent man from the wrong side of the canal who threatened me with a knife. Three weeks later he violently raped a...
    thinkdeeper thinkdeeper 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 27

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    I'm an Endomorph, so even as the ideal weight for my type, society sent me into anorexia. I was almost bone skinny, yet since I was still large, I was made to see myself as very...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 2 Responses Dec 5

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    I heard there was an avocado shortage in California is what they predict. So PEOPLE stop br33ding so I can have my avocados thank you. Its bad enough a chocolate shortage will be...
    christfukk christfukk 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 8

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    I like to help others. I do it willingly and without expecting anything in the end EXCEPT a thank you. I feel like I am blessed and I always want to return the blessing. Nothing...
    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 7 Responses Dec 9

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    When I was growing up, people would give me toys that had a funny smell. I didn't want to feel materialistic and so, I tried to be appreciative. After a lot of plastic and the...
    WarmGoldenHeart WarmGoldenHeart 31-35, F Dec 11

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    From human being to human being. We are all telling ourselves a story, I hope with all my heart your story motivates you, motivates you to always do better, want more for yourself...
    JasminElsamra JasminElsamra 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Some times we are afflicted with the pain that someone has caused us. How nice of them to make us stronger, or to aid our realizations and growth. Some times we are afflicted with...
    dreamingoptimist dreamingoptimist 22-25, F 8 Responses a week ago

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    girls are mean and boys are stupid so basically people in general just suck
    Angelcum Angelcum 18-21, F 7 Responses a week ago

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    It really doesn't take that long for a person to show you who they REALLY are.
    Bpack Bpack 31-35 10 Responses 5 days ago

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    I hate the image and cage engraved by the ppl who don't like me. I don't like them either but I don't spread my opinions about them. just because my individual experience with them...
    TheAnonymous99 TheAnonymous99 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 24

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    I don't think, I know. Today I was told that the words 'I hate Sophie ........' (obviously not including my surname here) appeared in one of my college's sociology textbooks. To...
    sophiehastings sophiehastings 16-17, F Nov 24

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    Look it at this way. That person you are judging could possibly change you life for the better. They could be the person you are looking for in a true friend or someone that would...
    CrypticIris CrypticIris 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 26

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    Monday morning....Dreading the thought of having to go back in to work. I already had 2 meetings that I knew of for the day plus a lunch date with some old friends both to catch up...
    AthenaJones AthenaJones 36-40, F 33 Responses Dec 1

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