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I Want Acceptance

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    Keeping a Positive Attitude

    Accept the things that happen in your life. Know that each experience serves a purpose, which can be used for your highest good. DISCOVERY
    LanBobway LanBobway 51-55 Apr 12, 2008

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    I am 28 years old, trying to find himself.

    After many years of living for others. I had found myself in a psychiatric ward. When released i looked at my life. Finding that there is no love. The only person that has been there was supportive in my physical well being. I appreciate that, but is is wrong to harbour a tinge...
    DarkRain1985 DarkRain1985 26-30, M Jan 25

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    I Am Different ... I Am Transexual

    For many who know me and those who have read my stories it is well know that I am a transexual ... a woman born in a man's body. I've known I was a girl (at that age) and a woman all my life. Female, despite my birth defect. I have thoughts, feelings, desires of a woman and I...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 8 Responses Apr 16, 2012

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    Acceptance

    Acceptance is the answer to all my problems today.  When I am disturbed, it is because I find some person, place or thing, or situation-some fact of my life unacceptable to me, and I can find no serenity until I accept that person, place, thing, or situation as being exactly...
    LanBobway LanBobway 51-55 4 Responses Apr 12, 2008

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    for a moment in my life,

    i craved acceptance. i wore clothes like everyone else. and i acted like everyone else too. until i realized that i was more than the average person. in the phase of which i changed, i titled it DIVA-FYING myself. i gave up regular style. i became (what my friends call) a diva...
    aaron1899 aaron1899 13-15, M Jan 4

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    The Acceptance of Love

     Awakening to Unconditional Love   Wake up my people. Let your light shine. Be hope when there is none. Be Love when you feel none. Be a beacon of light in the coming darkness. Let my light shine. I love you. Feel your true nature within you. Let it shine for everyone...
    soulfireRW soulfireRW 31-35 May 27, 2008

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    I Can Feel It. Somewhere Under There...

    And I hate it. Maybe because it feels like a weakness. Why should I need anyone to tell me that I am good enough? Or that I fit in somewhere? Or that I am good. Why do I have this obscure awareness of this thing that lurks beyond, making me feel unworthy? (Wait, the why is...
    Cinderelly Cinderelly 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 29, 2007

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    Accepting A Problem Inorder To Solve It

    im still trying to work something out, theres a phraze something along the lines of,  we need to accept our problems inorder to solve them.  People have said its about taking note there problem is there inorder to solve it but it amkes me wonder if theres more going on with it...
    reflectivemind reflectivemind 31-35, M 6 Responses May 24, 2013

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    Won't Happen Anytime Soon

    I would love to truly be accepted. But I don't think I will be, and that's ok. I know I'm werid, and different. Maybe it's better NOT to be accepted by the rest anyway. but who really knows. I'm me and if you don't like it, then don't accept me. :P
    Melody08 Melody08 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 6, 2008

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    Acknowledgment Acceptance and Alignment

    I don't even know how to address this problem, outside suggestions only make it worse. Keep me sitting here---rehearsing verses, like I know how a conversations going to go. My insecurity surfaces, we lock eyes with a staring contest. I want to see how this monster...
    LanBobway LanBobway 51-55 1 Response Apr 12, 2008

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    To Be Accepted By My Family

    I've never been fully accepted by my family. I would like them to accept who I am and not judge me by my mental health condition. I don't think it's fair for anyone in my family to judge me for it. My mental health is a medical condition and I cannot help it. Many are...
    noaht43 noaht43 41-45, T Oct 23, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I have come to realize that I am not accepted by those I love the most, my family and now have decided that I am not going to spend my time worrying about what they think of me...
    quietbeauty quietbeauty 31-35, F Aug 2

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    My new recovery project is reminding myself : I accept myself for my strength and weakness, my good and bad, my success and my failures. Doing something has to be better than...
    Mangostrawberrybanana Mangostrawberrybanana 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I shouted at my parents. I feel like I was a Monster. I feel extremely bad about it and it is not that first time. I want to stop it. I want to be affectionate and talk to my...
    Rajito Rajito 31-35, M Aug 21

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    “It's being here now that's important. There's no past and there's no future. Time is a very misleading thing. All there is ever, is the now. We can gain experience from the past...
    kingbs kingbs 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 21

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    I wish that I was free!! But I'm not I'm owned by my parents by my family and their religion. I'm suffocating I'm feeling numb my life has no taste no colors and they make me hate...
    catxfreak catxfreak 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    1. I tend to not disclose intimate information about myself on this account, as I'm scared someone will find it, and learn many things I haven't told anyone in real life. 2. I am...
    LittleClouds LittleClouds 18-21, F Aug 17

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    I have a vision in my life. It's called: Form wealth, expand my visions and pursue a life time love. This might make me to look like a genius visionary person or then you might...
    PassionInYourLife PassionInYourLife 13-15, M 1 day ago

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    My ssibblings do not treat me good and I know it all boils down to my mother. I have always been the scape goat in the family. All I want is their acceptance but she treats the...
    pristinebeauty pristinebeauty 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Self acceptance happens when you learn to love your quirks.
    BarefootBliss BarefootBliss 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 5

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    It's my dream school... The acceptance rate is 7.3% as of 2013 It's a prestigious school for acting and I will probably never get in. I'm only in middle school but I'm already...
    ConnerC123 ConnerC123 13-15, M Aug 11

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    I plan on getting into Juilliard. It's acceptance rate is 7.3% So in 100 people only about 7 get in. It is my dream to perform on broadway or in movies. I love to dance. And...
    ConnerC123 ConnerC123 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 11

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    I've been in over a dozen LDRs. The first few ones I felt like I really was in love. I loved it. Just talking to beautiful (real) girls that I never would have met otherwise. I...
    CJCA CJCA 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    essential!! <3 it's a way of life I live by these three words "love, peace AND acceptance"
    catxfreak catxfreak 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    I'm going to give it to you straight. I am an artist. I've had talent since I was little, but only now am I starting to gain skill and I've found that this is something I want to...
    HeadDownLow HeadDownLow 13-15, M 2 hrs ago

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    I have been wanting a girlfriend for some time. But whenever I like someone I don't have the courage to tell them, partly because of my social anxiety and partly because those...
    gomega98 gomega98 16-17, M 2 hrs ago

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    I really want to be a slave
    kristi9852 kristi9852 18-21, T 2 hrs ago

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    I have always had this idea of the person I want to be. A working, loving mother with a spotless house, a healthy body (inside and out) and a happy family. Out of all of that I am...
    ziggybaby86 ziggybaby86 26-30, F 2 hrs ago

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    Is it wrong to just want to ended all in a peaceful way? To go sleep and never wake up?
    kellylopez kellylopez 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    This is for alex. I know you are reading this. :) Hey, you! I know you won't like me doing this but this is what I want. I just want a story of how this amazing, kind, and loving...
    Wewerethereinthattime Wewerethereinthattime 18-21, F Aug 2

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    Dang. I want someone I can just connect with. I want someone I can cuddle with and watch netflix. I want someone who'll go to the gym with me. I want someone who I can go for...
    IDontEvenKnowAnymore1 IDontEvenKnowAnymore1 13-15, M 4 Responses Aug 10

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    Dang. I want someone I can just connect with. I want someone I can cuddle with and watch netflix. I want someone who'll go to the gym with me. I want someone who I can go for...
    IDontEvenKnowAnymore1 IDontEvenKnowAnymore1 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 10

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    Every day that I have no contact with my crush, I'm going to upload a song. ;-)"I Want You to Want Me" by Cheap TrickI want you to want meI need you to need meI'd love you to love...
    TheTruthIfItKillsMe TheTruthIfItKillsMe 46-50, F Aug 14

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    I want a boyfriend who is my best friend - who can laugh & be just a goofy as me without restraint. I want the kind of boyfriend that no matter what we go through as long as we...
    CHANELC123 CHANELC123 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    I want to meet that one person who comes into my life and explains everything I've given up on understanding. Someone who will show me how to see the world differently. Someone who...
    KaylaNicole9311 KaylaNicole9311 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 19

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    My dad was never there for me. He lets me live with him, he feeds me and gets me what I want or need. But that's not really what I want. All I want is a father that has time for me...
    Cwins165 Cwins165 13-15, M Jul 30

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    i wonder what it feels like to be with a guy who admires you for who you are..who looks at you from across the room and all he wants to do is pick u up and hug you.. i want to hold...
    Myah29 Myah29 26-30, F Jul 30

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    IN THE FUTURE.. But I don't think I want to be married to a guy. I want to marry a woman. I think I want to find a gay guy who wants a kid as well but has his own partner. And he...
    iamj iamj 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 30

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    I want to meet that person that loves me through anything and everything...the kind of person that wants me in every kind of way and sees the ugly but still wants to be with me. To...
    Bunny808 Bunny808 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    I'm 20 years old virgin never had a job, i go to college and i don't know who am i. my years in elementary and middle school, and high school, and now in college, was being the shy...
    spicybuddha101 spicybuddha101 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 30

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    I've been married for 28 years. My children are grown up. My husband is out going, life and soul, hard working but I'm lost. I feel conditioned which is maybe my fault. I...
    simply44 simply44 51-55, F Jul 31

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    Take a seat because this is a long story Okay grade 8 I met a native guy who seemed really nice. I made fun of him, he made fun of me. It was a beautiful friendship. For a while I...
    joseey joseey 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 31

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    I was in a real dark place last year. I was always in that place but last year I really thought of just disappearing from everything or welcoming death. Then something amazing...
    craiglovesyou craiglovesyou 31-35, M Jul 31

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    I have completely and confidently decided I want a divorce from my husband of 10 years. It hasn't always been bad times, but I've never really felt that true love feeling and I...
    raedavis raedavis 31-35, F 38 Responses Jul 31

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    Here we go, maybe I can think of 100 things. 1. I was born in Houston. 2. I have lived my whole life in the same small town of 1200 people. 3. I was put up for adoption at 3...
    Katrenn Katrenn 36-40, F Jul 31

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    I don't know what to do next year. I know I should study at university next year. But what? I love psychology but I don't want to work in one place the whole time. Most people said...
    Firechidist Firechidist 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 31

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    Hello EP one more story to tell you it has always been my life from bad to worse, I know what I did to deserve regrets life I just want is pity that nobody ever felt, I want to...
    lovingCuteSmartGirl lovingCuteSmartGirl 18-21, F Jul 31

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    i dont want a boyfriend XD i want a girlfriend . just wondered that if the ladies who wanted a boyfriend visited the "i want a girlfriend" section of ep. seems like it would be...
    kragoth135 kragoth135 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 31

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