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I Think Time Goes Too Fast

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    It Sneaks Up On You

    I'm 57. I've led a full life thus far and I'm not planning on slowing down anytime soon. Life has been good to me, and I can't really complain. Just like everyone else, I have had my share of obstacles, headaches and unpleasantness along the way. Who hasn't? I have also had a lot...
    Dave002 Dave002 56-60, M 2 Responses Jul 16, 2012

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    Time Please Slow Down

    Im going to be 21 really soon and i hate that feeling....i feel like i have not accomplished anything...I feel like most of my life have been tears than of pure happiness....I feel like my life is boring........I feel like i need to do more .....**** it! im going to do more...
    theylaughtheyyell theylaughtheyyell 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 14, 2010

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    I Can't Believe It

    It's almost the end of September...this year has flown by too fast! It will be Christmas before you know it. I honestly don't know how it goes by so fast..it's crazy! For me it has been a busy and exciting year, so maybe that's why...
    australiangirl australiangirl 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 23, 2009

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    SimplyDezzixoxo SimplyDezzixoxo 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 22

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    It was just New Years

    and now it's almost summer break. I'm 17 I was just 13 not to long ago. I don't know if I like this or not. Time please just slow down.
    Mangocupcakes Mangocupcakes 16-17, F May 5

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    Well this is going to be my last day on EP time

    to move on it's been nice to meet you but time for me to say good by 🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹🌹Dark moon
    Darkmoon65 Darkmoon65 46-50, F 2 Responses Jun 10

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    It's already August now~ I can't believe how fast the time goes~jeez~ and feel over speeding~
    kentlim00 kentlim00 13-15, M 11 hrs ago

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    I am a teenager, and I don't think I have grown up too fast, rather going through appropriate milestones and learning what I should. But my family knows another family whose kids...
    ICanTotallySurvive ICanTotallySurvive 13-15, F Jul 13

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    Time honestly goes by too fast when I don't want it to. It feels like just yesterday I was so happy about turning five cause I would have one whole hand. Than not being able to...
    SimplyAmazingx SimplyAmazingx 16-17, F 14 hrs ago

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    I met my wife through a Christian dating service called "Equally Yoked." I wanted to meet someone who had the same beliefs and values as I did. She and I hit it off from the first...
    ludix ludix 41-45, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Okay so right it's 12:10am right now on a Wednesday. And I was just about to go for a run like I got my clothes ready and look outside and it was dark omg I'm so shocked right...
    Makaleetah Makaleetah 18-21, F Jul 23

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    This was the best group I could find for what I was trying to say. The second I see a gay guy I freak out and want to be amazing friends, then I realize I don't want to just be...
    left4deadspace left4deadspace 16-17, M Jul 15

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    It feels like I was just a little sixth grader in middle school, but now I'm a junior in high school. Everyone has changed so much. You don't really know who to call your friend...
    halieghnicole halieghnicole 16-17, F Jul 13

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    Wayyyyy wayyyyy wayyyy toooo fast. Why. Commercials. Movies. Music videos. Peer pressure. And. They ignore adults in pain. They say That wont be me...
    converted converted 46-50, M Jul 16

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    I really want to get married and be a mom one day, but I honestly think I'm too ugly and shouldn't reproduce. I have a big nose and I'm not that attractive and it wouldn't be fair...
    Blue8181 Blue8181 31-35, F 4 Responses Jul 17

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    I remember just doing my summer exams and finishing 5 year and now im already 3 months into my summer holidays ,it felt like yesterday I took the exams ,where does time go
    Life8227 Life8227 16-17, F Jul 23

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    I sit and watch my mum pick up another bottle of cheap cidar and neck it back, i can tell the alcohol is changing her mood already so i sit quietly because i know this is the time...
    Gentleandlovingsoul Gentleandlovingsoul 36-40, F Jul 1

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    My kids are probably not going to like me for this, but they will not have their own tv or computer in their room at least until age 16, most likely. Depends on the kid. They won't...
    ShimmerSquirrels13 ShimmerSquirrels13 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 16

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    I get the butterfly effect right at the pitt of my tummy when I logg on and you're online as well. I wait in anticipation for your responses .... Most of the time my heart is...
    WoundedSwan WoundedSwan 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    The reason life and or time move faster every day, each day or year is a smaller percentage of the life you've lived. At 10, a year's 10% of the life you've lived, at 20 a year's...
    DawnR59 DawnR59 51-55, T Jul 13

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    I live right next to a school so I often see little kids going to school and going home. A few weeks ago I saw what looked like a 7 year old girl with an iPhone 5. I could just...
    HappensForAReason HappensForAReason 13-15, M 2 Responses Jul 13

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    These kids are 10 - 13 talking about sex, having babies, and jobs, and I'm thinking "Excuse me? Where are your parents?" 😑
    TheAlbinoGirl TheAlbinoGirl 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 16

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    I just turned 17 and that means next year I'll be an ADULT and..yea..I'll get to do new things and I won't be allowed to do other things and I'm just scared because I fear that I...
    StokesQuirky StokesQuirky 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    This is when I get hurt, I am a very emotional person with a lot of feelings! I can get attached to someone very quickly! Sometimes I realise but other times i dont until i get...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    I am the most open person, and thats a thing i like about myself. I think its a good thing to be, but perhaps not to my extent. I will literally have met someone five minutes ago...
    Electropterodactyl Electropterodactyl 18-21 Jul 6

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    I sometimes wonder what it would be like if we lived according to our sexual instincts. I've sometimes imagined a world where it was normal to be naked and people can just have sex...
    truthhurts511 truthhurts511 22-25, F 15 Responses Jul 12

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    I agree I think people are people we all enjoy different things at different times in our lives. We don't need rules to define that!
    curiousOne564 curiousOne564 31-35, F 30 Responses 2 days ago

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    My dad is from Barbados, and the culture there is VERY blunt. They will state something really rude in a matter of fact way and be confused when you are offended :) lol. I grew up...
    janicefromkansas janicefromkansas 18-21, F Jul 14

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    Exactly as the title says. I'm too nice to people sometimes and they just walk all over me. But when I flip everything around I'm suddenly an *******. The hell? I'm sorry I can be...
    emptyskyform emptyskyform 18-21, M Jul 21

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    Life is soo dame short to be happy, to be free, to be anything..!! Learn how to live free... When you think u r free u will be supper happy, N when u r happy No one can put u down...
    PoHser PoHser 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 2

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    Wanted to share some memorable comments I have received when I shared I wanted to open my marriage. -You do not deserve to be married -You should be happy you're a wife that...
    FrolickingFemale FrolickingFemale 36-40, F 19 Responses Jul 8

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    I want to love and have sex the way that makes sense to me. Why do I have to follow the "status quo?" Why IS there a status quo? Every relationship is different. It sucks that...
    bisexualman79 bisexualman79 31-35, M 4 Responses Jul 8

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    I think there should only be one rule, informed consent required. Now as to why there are so many rules, well in my humble opinion it is simple, men can not cope with the female...
    thickyholden thickyholden 51-55, M 5 Responses Jul 13

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    As long as proper consent is in place, I think there should be no rules about sex and sexuality. By creating all these rules we exclude and isolate those who have different...
    Rose11231 Rose11231 18-21, F 10 Responses Jul 14

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    I hate the perception of "*****" in society. Sleeping your way to the top- slutty. Sleeping with someone else's lover? -slutty. Sleeping around cause of bad self esteem -sad...
    RMDk RMDk 26-30, F 12 Responses Jul 15

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    My thoughts in this may come off as arrogant, I have certainly been accused of that before. Being a female rocks. I can visit any site and say F for female and I'm in hot prusuit...
    FrolickingFemale FrolickingFemale 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 20

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    It's kinda ridiculous. I have 21 pairs in my room and another seven in my porch closet and maybe five or six pairs in my car. I think I need to go to show rehab!
    Ghost0faGirl Ghost0faGirl 13-15, F a week ago

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    You can never have too many pairs of shoes!
    Honnibee Honnibee 36-40, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I feel like people push me over sometimes and are only there when they need me and I try to please everyone and finally my mom and my boyfriend were like "the reason you keep...
    annieannana annieannana 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I hate it when it's that one person you just can't get off your mind. When you know you can't have them and their probably not thinking about you.
    SimplyAmazingx SimplyAmazingx 16-17, F 13 hrs ago

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    I wish I didn't care so much about everything, about like self appearance it eats me up inside every single day of my life like you don't know self hate until you've lived through...
    jadetumbler jadetumbler 16-17, F 12 hrs ago

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    Right now it feels like 9:30 but it's really 11:44pm
    bela5562 bela5562 13-15, F 10 hrs ago

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    I keep reading experiences written by people 13-15 about cheating and exes and cutting and sex and drugs... Is this really what kids are like these days? That honestly makes me so...
    Iris1616 Iris1616 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 9

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    At 14 I could have my own house and be able to care for it just fine. But now, I don't know how to be a kid anymore. Instead of going out and riding my back and laughing with...
    LizzyQ7788 LizzyQ7788 13-15, F Jul 5

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    Sometimes I have nothing else to do but sleep, it makes me forget for a little while of who I am. It's a dream that makes everything better. Life is so much better when I'm asleep...
    misssleepy misssleepy 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    Most days I feel the only way to stop how sad I'm feeling is to go to sleep. I sleep in in the mornings, have a nap in the afternoon and go to bed early. I feel safe in my bed.
    Sarahex Sarahex 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 21

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    Whenever I'm bored or sad, I hold my breathe until I pass out just so I don't have to be awake for awhile.
    KatIsCrazy KatIsCrazy 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 21

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