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I Want My Freedom

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    Check It Out

    Check out the video in the video section of this group page!!1You may find this interesting!!!It is all about freedom on the net!!!
    Spitbak Spitbak 41-45, M Feb 9, 2012

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    The Department Of Homeland Security...

    First off let me make it clear I am Canadian...so your probably wondering what the DHS has to do with me? Well read on and you shall see... I am currently 43 years old and living in the same general area I've lived in my entire life. I have never broken the law or committed any...
    Braunham Braunham 41-45, M 1 Response Sep 5, 2012

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    Always

    I wish my eating disorder would go away i wanna be free..i wanna feel happyness i wanna have a good life not happing right now
    xkity123x xkity123x 18-21, T 1 Response Dec 15, 2010

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    All I Need

    There are very few things that I truly need in a relationship to be happy.... a little love, some compassion, some humor, a little sex, and the feeling that I am free to make choices within my relationship. If I have these things I stick around and I am loyal to a fault. If not...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 6 Responses Sep 12, 2011

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    I Want My Freedom now.

    .. Where is the freedom everyone before us worked for? Does such a thing called "freedom" even exist in this world?
    Dawb183 Dawb183 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    Squished Grapes Are Just One Big No-no

    I want to leave this house. Maybe even out of the country, hopefully. Because sometimes I feel like my family's destroying me. Sort of sucking all the energy and emotion away. I suppose I should feel guilty, but I don't. Almost funny, because I've been so good at hiding my...
    orangejuiceandvodka orangejuiceandvodka 13-15, F Jul 19, 2012

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    Broken Key

    So here I am, a couple of days more until I end the second decade in my life. A year closer to be legally considered as an adult, and yet I still can't make my own decisions without those 'chains':Family Pride, Self Pride, Do Right, Don't Go Wrong. etc.Atypical Asian family thing...
    renshi111 renshi111 18-21, F Oct 29, 2012

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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 myself!! I'm so disgusting of myself I don't want to hate! But I do I hate religion! I respect all religions I respect that...
    catxfreak catxfreak 18-21, F Jul 30

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    Will It Ever Be

    I was told the other day these words... "I thought you were divorced". Technically I am, have been since 1995, the day of the Oklahoma Bombing. Sad part is the chains were never cut and these shackles seem to get tighter and tighter as the years go on. He doesn't get it...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 7, 2008

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    How Could This Happen To Me.......

    Im only going to do the short version of this story because i could easily write a book about it. I use to work at a bar down the road from my house and generally it was fun to do but one day i had an argument with my boss because he was treating my friend different from...
    HeadphonesVocal HeadphonesVocal 26-30, M 6 Responses May 12, 2011

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    I Need Immigration Reforms.

    Immigration Reform Conversation           What Should A "Path To Citizenship" Look Like?     How Can Immigration Reform...
    Shinesaathlove Shinesaathlove 46-50, M Mar 12, 2013

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    Pretty cut and dry. Tired of being told

    where I can go, what I can do, who I can talk to, when I can sleep, where I can sleep... What I can wear, when I can do my school work. Having my every action questioned like why I took x amount of time at the store, why I was late coming home from work, why I wore a certain...
    Drechavo Drechavo 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    Want

    When want is all you feel.,when the give is gone...the emptiness that fills your soul is worse than loneliness...the gaping hole threatens to swallow you...along with everything you ever remember holding dear...still the want whispers in your ear screaming to be heard...
    jenvice jenvice 41-45, F Mar 17, 2012

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    Freedom

    Too many times I always get stuck in a muck. I have never truly expressed my freedom because of those attachments you have to be responsible for. Especially when it comes to my close friends and family. It can literally be toxic to my health, living to other people's...
    UniversalSelf19 UniversalSelf19 18-21, M 3 Responses Dec 2, 2011

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    Breaking Free

    I just want to be able to feel myself when Im at home. I feel like I cant do that because of my mum. She is very strict. Also wanting to know every detail o where I am going, what I am doing, Who im going with, how long I will be etc. She always tells me a time to be back...
    chrissiJ chrissiJ 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 25, 2012

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    Sure I Do

     Is it too much to ask for? My own freedom.....
    LunaWolff LunaWolff 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 12, 2009

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    I Want My Freedom

    Has anyone seen it???
    puzzles100 puzzles100 22-25, F 2 Responses May 15, 2009

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    Freedom.

    I wish that i didnt have to hide the real me. Especially from the people who are suppose to know who i am. I wish i could stop lying to myself just to make them happy. I want to be happy. I want to wake up and be proud of who i am and what i like. I want to say mom, i know you...
    Moonzbby Moonzbby 18-21 Jul 25, 2013

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    One Simple Day

    I have been in a long distane relation ship for 3 yrs with my other. He is away in a diffrent state and a anime convention is going on during a day where he is off work and out of school (college). My mother works for delta and being that I am 20 I can fly for free, go to the...
    JadedShackles JadedShackles 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5, 2012

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    Good Bye

    I'm in a prison of my own making for the past twenty-years, and the past can't be changed, but I won't imprison myself again to anyone or anything. Not to LOVE, nor DUTY, or OBLIGATION, or GUILT.  I won't throw more good years away....not even a day. I'm breaking these chains...
    Carissimi Carissimi 56-60, F 6 Responses Dec 10, 2011

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    The Price Of Freedom Is Steep (as Zack Says)

    "The price of freedom is steep." This line would be familliar to those who have played Crisis Core, the prequel to Final Fantasy VII. But I'm not going to talk about Final Fantasy, but rather what I found about freedom. I found that it is as he says, freedom is something that...
    AdeptusObscurus AdeptusObscurus 16-17, M Dec 30, 2012

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    As I sit in my car at the border between Canada

    and the United-States. Waiting long minutes, sometimes hours, for my turn, to be checked by an angry guard with a gun, cameras in my face. As I wait there, watching birds cross the border freely, back and forth. Even insects are free to cross. I ask myself: "Why are the...
    Aeonian Aeonian 51-55, M 3 Responses Jun 14

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    I want my freedom! I feel like the situiation

    is stopping me and things are holding me back... Like I'm stuck and i can't get anywhere or go!I hate the thought that if I go ahead then I'm on my own and won't be able to get any help and the thought of being on my own terrifies me!It's not easy... especially haven't a...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Jun 27

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    Freedom!!

      I just can't wait to be independant, i really wana live my own life, do my own thing... Be free of my parents, rather just be free of being around my dad.. and just have fun, go crazy, i love to travel, i love living on the edge, sky diving is first thing im gna do...
    Christine4 Christine4 16-18, F 2 Responses May 30, 2007

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    In My Own Home

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LH8xbDGv7oY i dont have freedom my parents always control me it isnt fair just because i have adhd doesnt give them the right to feel like they can control everything i say or do. I am 29 and should be able to make my own choices.
    MoonLight30 MoonLight30 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 9, 2010

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    My Freedom

    My freedom, Want it now, Need to start livin', Been held up, Long enough, It's time to live, Come hell, Or high water, That's what I'm gonna do!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 24, 2012

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    When Will The Pain End

    All my life i have been experiencing pain... a broken heart, rumors, parents spitting and the list can go on. the pain has made me feel like im a target an di will never be free or rid of it... its always there every corner that i turn.. sometimes i wonder if i have the strength...
    CoolRockerChic CoolRockerChic 22-25, F Apr 6, 2012

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    In My Own Little Prison

    I want to be free of pain, I want to no longer have to walk around with a broken heart. I want my freedom from this life of mine. I feel so trapped in my own house. I no longer have the will power to get up and do something with my life, I stay to myself get high enjoy my own...
    imperfectbeauty imperfectbeauty 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    Education is freedom. To truly be free you need to know how to live your life in a way probably already lived by others. You need to read books and go to classes, lectures, on how...
    Lecuyer90 Lecuyer90 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I've done some researches on what my family is really doing to me. And I've found out that I'm sort of being "human trafficked". Where my dad has all my documents and / or papers...
    Masquerade91 Masquerade91 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    If I ever get a tattoo, it would have this word. Freedom. Or versions of it. It is what rules my life, my desires, my thoughts.. I believe everyone should be free. Free to live...
    TheNextSin TheNextSin 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 25

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    My people guillotined our oppressors so we could taste the freedom we desire. Oppressive ideas are anathema to us. We build barricades and take to the streets. Today, where are...
    Paca24 Paca24 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    i have some friends nagging about their love relationships and they think after losing that relationship it gaves them freedom, i say no, love is about freedom ,if you feel your...
    vinyards vinyards 22-25, M Aug 7

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    I took the test and... I'm evil???? O.o A lawful evil villain methodically takes what he wants within the limits of his code of conduct without regard for whom it hurts. He cares...
    TheDaken TheDaken 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 1

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    I believe in freedom of religion and I believe in freed from religion. For those who say this is a Christian nation, I grant that they are right if they speak of culture, but they...
    holloway64 holloway64 46-50, M Jul 23

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    Freedom at the expense of others is not really freedom.
    shynjdude shynjdude 51-55 1 Response Jul 28

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    It is really a sad reflection of this country when people on EP add this experience yet can't say just a few words expressing their gratitude for our USA military and all the...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 3 Responses Aug 12

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    The sun does not shine now it’s cloudy all day… The water ways are stagnant why I can’t say… The stars do not blink in the night’s sky anymore… My heart is aching...
    McCannT12 McCannT12 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    Freedom of speech is a good idea as long as it isn't abused. People should be allowed to express their opinions. Two of my posts about my views on Barack Obama were removed from...
    Darkanddesolate Darkanddesolate 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    well, i come here and pass by other cyber spaces and i meet reaaly cool persons whom still not drived by the stupid mass, these people are really free to not just be as ******* as...
    vinyards vinyards 22-25, M Aug 7

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    [Note: This piece of writing was written during a process of understanding. I did not understand the subject and then write, I wrote and came to understand while writing.] What...
    PurpleGlassPalace PurpleGlassPalace 26-30 1 Response Jul 22

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    I don't want to be bound by societies expectations of me, nor do I want to be bound by my families hefty desires of what they want to achieve through me because they never got a...
    shelley95 shelley95 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    Ever since I was 14 years old, I never wanted to have kids. I have no maternal instincts and don't like being around kids very long. Even though I live with my parents, I love my...
    inspirelove inspirelove 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I want to find love again..... I really want to. I mean, yeah i have a boyfriend, and yeah he cares for me. But I just don't think he's the right guy. I mean, he's a good guy...
    BENDrowned BENDrowned 18-21, F Aug 1

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    Hi everybody, this is my first time on here so I don't know how people will react I'm just looking for help. Please don't leave hateful comments, thank you. Here's the thing, I'm a...
    TrulyAGirl TrulyAGirl 13-15, T 6 Responses a week ago

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    Hi, I'm a 13 year old male. And I wish I was female... But before I explain, I need to list two reasons why I haven't come out yet 1. I'm a Christian I love God and pray every...
    TrulyAGirl TrulyAGirl 13-15, T 7 Responses a week ago

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    I've wanted to die forever. My life used to be much worse than it is now no friends, no freedom, drug problems, nobody to care about. I just sat alone with pure nothingness for...
    LizardKing420 LizardKing420 16-17, M 5 Responses Jul 28

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    - I grew up in a New Age environment. For many years when I had a headache or the flu, my mom would heal me instead of giving me pills. We would seek answers to our problems by...
    Vanaheim Vanaheim 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 30

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    I want to live my life according to my will. I want to take risks, fall inlove, choose freely over something. But sometimes too much freedom could be bad.
    Maricorrr Maricorrr 16-17, F Aug 11

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    It's a rainy day, the sky is filled with dark clouds and it's very gloomy and dull...I won't allow my heart to react to the darkness that invades the skies nor the gloom. They say...
    prettyface1 prettyface1 46-50, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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