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I Tried

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    Honestly, what good does trying do anymore?

    I am always let down in the end.
    MajesticMia MajesticMia 16-17, F Jul 15, 2014

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    I Promised Myself

     That I wouldn't get emotional. I promised myself that I would not cry for the whole month. Well, yesterday, after only 9 days, it happened. I was sitting in my english class, and we got an assignment called "who am I?". It's meant to help actors look deeper into...
    thegirlwiththefatcat thegirlwiththefatcat 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7, 2009

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    Platelets

    I had a 9am appointment this morning and was up and ready. First they checked both arms to make sure they could find two good veins. Oh wait, in case you aren't familiar with the procedure "Apheresis", it's when you only donate platelets, blood cells used to control...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F Feb 22, 2009

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    Cutting..

    I tried it..i did it..yesterday night..I had to..I had to find the answer..   Does it help?   No love, it does not..it seems so, but it does not..it will just add to misery each time you see that deep wound on your hand.. I did it..now you dont! Because it does not...
    Floydian Floydian 22-25, M 11 Responses Jan 29, 2009

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    To Donate

    I've been getting ready all week and even left work early today to get there on time. I had an appointment to donate platelets today and thought it would be so easy... NOT! After all the iron pills and forced meals with additional iron to prepare myself NOTHING! I'm still...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 28, 2009

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    I Tried

    to get clothing donations online because I want to start my own Thrift Store!  Unfortunately  all I got was a list of places to donate to.  Not at all what I was looking for.Do you know how I can get clothes donated to me?   I want to under sell the  overpriced  Thrift...
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 1 Response Jun 10, 2012

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    Over the past week or two those

    who saw my last post know I have immersed myself into masculinity in hopes of removing stress from my wife and convincing myself to be happy manly. I accomplished the first part. Today I was overwhelmed with depression though, so I continue.... I hate being me, I hate my life, I...
    Christinamarie3095 Christinamarie3095 41-45, T 1 Response Oct 23, 2014

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    I Showed Up

    I made it on time to the big show of life but everyone has already left and gone home it appears.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 13, 2010

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    I Wanted To Help

    Looking back through my life, I think I failed most people who I've tried to help out. I'm trying to remember if there was even one person I was successful with. I've failed at many things so this isn't going to completely discourage me, but this certainly makes me wonder what I...
    itworkedintheory itworkedintheory 31-35 Jun 10, 2012

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    A Request From Heart

    To everyone whom i know or not, never make intentional mistake cause even if its minor never is the future known, CAUSE SOME ONE WILL HURT AND YOU WILL FEEL PAIN AND GUILT......To everyone whom i know or not, never commit a crime not only think for yourself but most important to...
    evilkilllingme evilkilllingme 22-25, F Aug 1, 2013

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    Tuesday

    I left work Tuesday with a horrid migraine and in tears. I could hardly speak and MnM suggested I let the teen drive, so I did. I didn't care that I had class, I didn't worry about having left work early, I couldn't think anymore and needed relief. I was desperate and...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 12 Responses Oct 16, 2008

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    I Tried to Make My Parents Understand....

    I met him 2 years ago....we've been together since sep 27 to 4th march. I never met anyone who understood me so well and was so good at handling me, my issues...it was perfect. But ofcourse we both were addicts...we rook two drugs basically cocaine and pot...... my parents...
    jackass jackass 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 9, 2008

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    I Tried. I Really Did. Saved Lives For 10 Years Now Being Spit Out Like Rotten Fish.

    We bought this little house (-900 sq ft) several years ago. The house inspector we had to hire told us of many things, but until we moved in I had never walked thru it with shoes off. Thats when I noticed practically the whole foundation was all cracked up. The sellers had...
    Akaterr Akaterr 41-45 Nov 27, 2011

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    So You Can't Say I Didn't.

    I wanted you to let me in, I tried being a friend. But, you pretty much brushed me away. So I want to say **** YOU TOO! Worst part is, you'll never know this is about you and I'll never tell. And I'll continue to keep letting you push me away. And I'll never voice to you that it...
    ScottyIsaDinosaurMotherfuckers ScottyIsaDinosaurMotherfuckers 22-25, M May 3, 2011

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    Reflections

    It was a morning with light drizzle. Another turn on the road of life that I believed will take me to a high destination. Yes, it was start of a new journey. Driving on the highway, I observed the locals and the surroundings passing by. The word "Variety" would be right for folks...
    anathematism anathematism 22-25, M Feb 6, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    No point trying to sugar coat it, I tried and failed to take my own life.... that's not to say it's over, it's mine and ill take it if I want.... If I can. my line was crossed so...
    crabspanner crabspanner 36-40, M 5 hrs ago

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    Recently I've been getting messages asking about my suicide attempts so instead of explaining it to ya'll through pm I thought I'd share my experience on here. I tried to kill...
    shiannee17 shiannee17 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    Hi I'm "JP" I have hit massive lows and as a result, I tried to OD on whatever meds I could find. I am now on mood stabilizers and antidepressants to control my mood fluctuations
    JayBP JayBP 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 11

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    My first time trying Molly was this past Monday night. I went to an edm concert, tried it, had some drinks, had one of the best nights of my life. But I'm afraid I ****** up and...
    cupcake901 cupcake901 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 12

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    I tried it with my friends. We played it at a church yard cause we snuck out to there. I forgot what we asked it but next day one of my friends she ended up with claw marks on her...
    Hiimamyimdead Hiimamyimdead 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 14

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    i tried to do something different this year and i failed ; but its ok to fail ; i learned from this experience that i have to do all the work by myself never rely on others
    helarebah helarebah 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    I tried my briefs and the suck they leak ant there not what they advertised very disappointed looking to get a refund the northshore brief trial was good
    diaper4545 diaper4545 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    It's an empowering process for the student
    SelfIsImportant SelfIsImportant 18-21, M Feb 10

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    I shot an arrow under some bleachers
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M Feb 13

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    Me and my friend were discussing our past dates, and it was the most funniest and entertaining conversation. It's crazy how you can never categorise a man. There were men I dated...
    EstuaryRivers EstuaryRivers 26-30, F Feb 16

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    and she was blind to to my intentions she had 2 kids that were hi maintenance and a job to care for them, i feel so sour to people that cant Look what is right in front of there...
    manwithaheart manwithaheart 46-50, M Feb 17

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    In my last year in college, a friend talked me into modeling at the college's fashion show. I agreed, but didn't know what I was going to wear until an hour before I was to go on...
    beachfoot12 beachfoot12 22-25, M Feb 20

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    any girl out there who will show off her feet for me...?
    lureebel lureebel 22-25, M Feb 22

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    Never will I ever try them again.-. I was tripping for hours. It was waay too crazy.
    dvkota dvkota 16-17, M 1 Response a week ago

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    About me...I'm a 31 year old mother of three. I have a loving boyfriend and a decent job. My social life is limited to work, but that's my own choosing. I'm bipolar, have anxiety...
    Awesomefulninja Awesomefulninja 31-35, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    We divorced when my son was less than 2. I tried to be graceful about it and coparent, but as my son got older, he thought that everything I did was wrong, and I could do nothing...
    rquinet rquinet 41-45, F 58 mins ago

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    I went to Delhi in the first week of Jan. I did not want to go because I knew in my absence some mischief will be done to my house. For example, some chip will be inserted in some...
    aproudwoman aproudwoman 46-50, F 16 hrs ago

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    Just a few days ago it had been snowing quite excessively, the roads where mostly void of cars and most people were staying indoors, but i had a library book that was already...
    DuskWood DuskWood 31-35, M 9 hrs ago

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    Probably the single worse situation I had been in is my cousins funeral. I guess you could say he was close to me. I'd known him since I was born and he died at 13, I was 15. He...
    dp44 dp44 18-21, M 8 hrs ago

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    I am 24, and got married at 23 and my husband is 6 years older than me and have only been married just over a year and well, I thought I had it all to start off with. We got on...
    pandabullseye pandabullseye 22-25, F 2 hrs ago

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    Unfortunately I'm quite certain that I now know what she's been hiding. The one thing from during her affair that she could never tell me. "It's between me and God" she says. I...
    Dartanian Dartanian 41-45, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    It was in 6th grade. my friend's birthday that time, and I wanted to come over her house since she threw a party. There was no way to get there but walk. So I did, it was a long...
    katherinneee katherinneee 18-21, F 18 hrs ago

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    Tonight I asked him (as pathetic as that is) to have sex with me. Tried to seduce him, kiss him in the ways he used to like. After the shortest make out session he kissed me in the...
    Gia00 Gia00 26-30, F 14 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    How do you know you dont like it if you have not at least tried it.
    Brian1953 Brian1953 61-65, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    I'm really fighting depression lately. I don't want to get out of bed. My meds don't seem to be helping. I know I'm just frustrating my husband. I'm not getting anything done. He's...
    suisquirrel suisquirrel 41-45, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    It's been 2 months now since i started seeing this MM. He was a long time friend and while we were young, he tried to date me but it was just a wrong time because i was in my first...
    peachhouse peachhouse 26-30, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    Loss is such a unique feeling. All that once was, is forever lost and there are no more tomorrows left to share with that person. It eats into the realism of your soul so...
    SwanSongRebeL SwanSongRebeL 36-40, F 5 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    i actually cant decide on if i want to gain weight or not. i do know that i am a feeder though, but i always wonder if i should gain as well. i have tried in the past to gain...
    likesthembig likesthembig 18-21, T 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

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