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I Think Saying Goodbye Is the Hardest Thing to Do

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    So I Try Not To

    If I remember, and the problem is I don't always remember, but I try and say see ya later, instead of saying goodbye. It sounds less final.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 15, 2011

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    Im honna log off of here

    and deleate this in a few weeks srry if u enjoyed my time * tears *
    YouAreAllPesants YouAreAllPesants 18-21, F Apr 2

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    What I Miss Right Now

    I'm having a bad day. That's what I've been calling them. Those days that I miss you so much. It's hard to let go of almost 7 years with you. I feel lost right now. I scrolled though some of the stories on here about saying goodbye. At least you are alive. I'm not struggling with...
    Smyers Smyers 31-35, F Apr 23, 2012

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    Departed

    “Please,” he said. “Please don’t ever leave me.”I look away.So this is what pain feels like.blink. blink blink. Swallow. Exhale. Inhale. Sniff.The sobs begin again.The sting of departure.I glance at him.His eyes glossy.His heart pleading.Searching for clarity.I glance...
    Kimba2992 Kimba2992 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 30, 2011

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    Sayig Goodbye to My Soulmate

    My husband was my best friend and soulmate.  We did everything together and had a wonderful life.  We had just built a new house with our savings to retire in.  It was such an adventure planning and working together to make it just what we wanted.  Finally, we...
    BeccaB BeccaB 61-65, F 2 Responses Sep 12, 2009

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    Heal The Soul - Poem

    Heal The Soul Sometimes in the stark revealing daylight Waiting for the nightfall I wonder what I am to do Not really lost, but not really found These things I search for These things I live for These things I die for Yet not really sure what they are Muddled with real...
    OkayBut OkayBut 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 18, 2010

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    Saying Goodbye

    Don't say goodbye Cause I don't wanna hear those words tonight Cause maybe it's not the end for you and I And although we knew This time would come for me and you Don't say anything tonight If you're gonna say goodbye I wish we could be laughing Instead I'm standing here asking...
    DarkAngel123 DarkAngel123 18-21, F May 24, 2010

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    It Hurts A Lot.....

    Saying goodbye is one of the hardest thing to do 'cause it does hurt a lot..and am not yet ready or that strong to face/feel the ache it will bring.
    whydoiloveyou whydoiloveyou 36-40, F May 23, 2010

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    Goodbye?

    Yes, saying goodbye is the hardest thing to do just not in this situation, my situation. Ever been hurt repeatedly and the one person you trust changes? Yeah my situation. I trusted him more than anything, anyone. But one day everything completely changed and i knew deep down...
    EmotionalSkye EmotionalSkye 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 9, 2012

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    My Dad came for a visit today here in Montreal, he works at a cruise ship as a cook and he comes here in Montreal every year since I moved here. My parents separated when I was six...
    nichole2610 nichole2610 18-21, F Oct 23

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    I have an extremely hard time saying goodbye to my loved ones. It's always been a problem, ever since I could remember. My mother would come see me after work to put me to bed, and...
    endofalldays endofalldays 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 14

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    Well goodbye. That feels wrong... Well im deleting this EP account and imma start new and fresh later on in life....(still feeling weird). I had no other experience so i posted it...
    SexyBeazt96 SexyBeazt96 13-15, M 5 days ago

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    After realizing that I simply could not reverse the beliefs she stubbornly clung to, ... my offers to trust, reconcile and cooperate kept falling on deaf ears.... and no amount of...
    Injoy777 Injoy777 46-50, F Oct 23

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    I actually do have a little selfishness in my personality. If I love you, I want you close to me. Today I have set out on a cross country journey to help my best friend move...
    nipplelover43 nipplelover43 36-40, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I think I'm ready to say goodbye...
    Juspassinthru Juspassinthru 22-25, F 7 Responses 1 day ago

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    Goodbye all. It's been a real nice experience here, but it's time for me to go. Thank u all for hearting my stories and comments, and thank you especially to those that I've made...
    100sheets 100sheets 31-35, F Oct 12

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    I wish people would say goodbye or say I have to go instead of leaving and not coming back
    Dmakokis Dmakokis 13-15, M 1 Response Oct 17

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    Ive enjoyed our lil adventure. But I think its time I exit stage left. Besides its not like I ever speak to u anymore. So theres no point. Bye!
    SadisticPsychoBitch SadisticPsychoBitch 31-35, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    wow, that title helps, I dont smoke weed to make things better, i smoke weed because my friends and i like being high. It enhances what we do, whether thats listen to music, play...
    DanDaMan92 DanDaMan92 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 16

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    Which is why I've had such difficulty turning my neck to the left side... not wanting to see ... that there's no-one standing beside me ... but further behind me.
    Injoy777 Injoy777 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 6

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    I just wanted to say thank you to all of the wonderful friends I have met here who have listened and helped me through many difficult choices in my life. I will also hold you in my...
    Lostnalone22 Lostnalone22 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 14

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    I cried during my middle school graduation. My high school graduation. When my best friend moved for college. I'm so bad that I graduated from high school in 2009 and some songs...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 14

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    Argh it happened again. Chatting with someone on here again. They send a message and when I try to respond it says their privacy settings won't allow me to contact them. We were...
    soma1971 soma1971 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 14

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    Especially when combined with some good music! *passes the joint*
    PoojaTimberlake PoojaTimberlake 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 16

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    Quite a few of my dearest friends have deleted their accounts without a simple goodbye, no explanation whatsoever, just an unfinished conversation. It hurts my feelings when people...
    DrKittyNinjaBunny DrKittyNinjaBunny 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 12

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    All at once - The Fray There are certain people you just keep coming back to She is right in front of you You begin to wonder could you find a better one Compared to her now she's...
    SwanNual SwanNual 22-25, F Oct 16

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    Being gay, is probably the hardest thing ever. Not because people are mean, people are actually pretty nice if u know where to look, but, I realized that the only way to have the...
    abercrombie99 abercrombie99 13-15, M 2 Responses Oct 19

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    I've always hated to say goodbye Instead I like to say bye for now or adios or depending on the gender there is always layerS!!!!!!! Saying goodbye seems much too definite !! I...
    phoenixprincess phoenixprincess 70+, F 3 Responses Oct 2

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    Haha Na. I don't like them, I suck at saying goodbye :L so... I just walk off without one! :p
    XXburnttoastXX XXburnttoastXX 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 1

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    "I'm feeling very conflicted about our recent conversations. I feel off balance. I love you but I'm not at all sure how to deal with all your insecurities. " "hey laid you out. And...
    Orangerocket Orangerocket 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 3

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    I do believe this... But I hate it when they disappear without explaining or at least saying goodbye...
    lyssak lyssak 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    I Miss Them 1. My children most of all. Nothing could top this list besides them. They're my heart and soul and the reason I still breath. They're my world I have no world without...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Oct 6

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    A lot of people look at me and think so many different things. 1. Why does she have short hair? 2. How does she even have a boyfriend? 3. Why are there cuts on her wrists and...
    lovedownunder lovedownunder 16-17, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    When I think, I think about things that are unable to occur, or even exist. I think about world peace, I think about the absence of war, I think about children who are no longer...
    aminaas aminaas 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 15

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    Ok so I'll b really 100% real, I'm actually scared sometimes of being me, I have yearned to feel normal for so long now and I believe in God but I seldom believe in myself which...
    lovenlight84 lovenlight84 26-30, F 4 Responses Oct 9

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    most of the time i think too much about things which are very complex to understand like the existance of God or things, and sometimes i find it difficult to understand simple...
    LittleCreates LittleCreates 22-25, M 2 Responses Oct 10

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    Sometimes I feel like I think to much about things in stead of getting things done. Like I know what I have to do why do I have to always hold myself back ? 😠😳
    Jocelyn610 Jocelyn610 26-30, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    It's not as easy as some people seem to make it look. But if I can just think of one good thing in my long day I call it a success. Positives seem to be easier to recognize when...
    DizzyGreenEyes DizzyGreenEyes 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 4

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    1: annoying things 2: people who think there the greatest thing 3: liars 4: haters 5: people who abuse people
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 17

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    Sometimes I think about what nice thing to do for my friends too often and they take advantage of me
    metalchick18 metalchick18 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Box this is just for you it's perfect x Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. You tell them things that you’ve...
    Sirwithherkey Sirwithherkey 31-35, M 3 hrs ago

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    I Wtk 25 Things You Are Not Twenty-five Things I Am Not: 1. Ever going to push my political or religious opinions on you. 2. Going to take my friends for granted. 3. Going to...
    AbbyVents AbbyVents 22-25, F 9 hrs ago

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    This experience has come about from a recent conversation I was having with someone on here. It started fairly late last night, so I didn't get a chance to respond. To his...
    Mmmcherries Mmmcherries 46-50, F 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    You have become my favorite HELLO & my hardest GOODBYE Loving you is Magical... Any moment is worth it with you.
    lisqbansil lisqbansil 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 10

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    1. I like Pop music a lot 2. I'm a cinephile 3. I have abandonment issues 4. I like sleeping with my window open 5. I like living in a peaceful serene place 6. I have a southern...
    anonymoussouthernbabe anonymoussouthernbabe 16-17, F 19 hrs ago

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    My dad committed suicide when I was 17 years old. It was 2 weeks before I graduated highschool. I had called him 2 days prior to have a conversation about college plans. I...
    uliej28 uliej28 36-40, F 6 days ago

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    At one point, we are all going to die. It may be 50 years from now, it could be tomorrow, or it could be this minute. Yoy never know.. So what's stopping you? What's stopping you...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 14

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    As you all know there was a man in my life who persecuted me and made my life a living hell . I wish if I was a talented author to write the whole story with all the details but...
    lostsouluk lostsouluk 31-35, F 3 Responses 5 hrs ago