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I Want My Own Place

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 196 People

    I Don't Like Sharing Living Space With Other People

    Perhaps I'm being too controlling, but I hate how other people do things. Do it my way or get out! I am by no means a neat-freak, but other people's messes annoy me. I don't want to clean up after anyone else. I also get annoyed when I hear other people moving about the house. I...
    itworkedintheory itworkedintheory 31-35 Oct 25, 2011

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    My Roommate/husband

    I just had a talk with my husband.  Told him I wanted to see other people.  Yet we can't afford to live separately yet.  So, on we go on as uncomfortable roommates.  Like we have been for the last couple of months.  I hate it. 
    CuriosityKitten CuriosityKitten 31-35, F 7 Responses Sep 20, 2008

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    Rent Vs Own

    Plumbing....... I was having some problems with the plumbing in the house; so of course, my husband called my father in law and he called our landlord about a plumber coming to the house. The plumber came to the house today(Saturday) and did the work and then some! He fix the...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Jul 26, 2008

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    House, Rv, Apartment, Town House, Trailer, Condo

    Whatever you live in, you should hold your head up high; not a lot of people can say, they have a roof over their heads. I know I wanted a house badly and now I do have a house but a nice trailer park  or a quiet townhouse would do me just fine. I have seen some really bad...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Oct 5, 2008

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    New Things

    It sounds like I might be getting a new stove; not sure but I was told it could be heads up to one!
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Jun 19, 2008

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    House

    My very own house would be nice but fro me I'll be dead. So, its my dream, my fantasy! So let me fantasize, really! I am not hurt any one!
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Apr 17, 2008

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    Roommate Troubles Yet Again

    My roommate Debora and I decided to get a place together a two bedroom apartment that was once a motel just down the stairs from where we were living. Prior to moving into the 2 bedrm we were living in seperate small motel rooms. She works and Im on permnement disabilty due to...
    bilow72 bilow72 41-45, F 2 Responses Sep 22, 2008

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    When I get a job, if the place fits me well

    enough and I can afford it, I'm probably gonna move into an apartment because I'm tired of all of the family drama.
    YuriXWolfram86 YuriXWolfram86 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2014

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    The House Keeps Getting Better..................

    I was told today that in the kitchen I have a garbage disposal and a dish washer! Way too cool! I think with all of the yard work that I will be doing; I think, I will be staying in this house longer then a year!
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Jun 9, 2008

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    House Versa...an Apartment

    Ok................. <House.......> pros: Nobody slamming doors at all different hours of the night Nobody yelling all hours of the night (fights) I don't hear people talking by my window at all hours at night. Nobody parking in my spot or telling me to move my...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Aug 16, 2008

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    AWWWW!!!!

    I have lived in this freaking house all my life!!!. I have been in this exact same room for over 14 years. I have a good sense of decoration and love the way my room looks now. But if I don't get out of here, I'll loose my mind :). But I'm pretty broke right now. I see two more...
    caritus caritus 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 19, 2008

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    THIS Is My Home, and I Want to Move Out!

    I want my own apartment where I can live alone and find what I am looking for and it is clean.  I hate all the people who live with me and disrespect my home, so I guess I need to leave and be alone in a little apartment.  I am tired of dealing with everyone elses mess...
    RedheadJolene RedheadJolene 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 26, 2008

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    I Need My Own Place Asap

    having my own place is not just about my pride. it's about my happiness. if my mother could respect me and keep the peace i wouldn't be so desperate in moving out.. frankly i've seen people whom are older than me still living at home. the thought of having my own place fills me...
    veronica4ever veronica4ever 26-30, F May 31, 2012

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    Own Space.._x

    just sometimes i'd like to have my own space...not just a room where someone can come into.. i'd love to live alone and hopefully i will someday. i need to shut myself away sometimes...
    FromTheHeartOfaWoman FromTheHeartOfaWoman 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 10, 2008

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    A House?

    Well, I got a house~ so I am very happy but I don't own it or pay a mortgage; I pay rent! It's  a hell lot better then living an apartment; but apartments are ok; if you can find a very nice one. I would rather pay for a house then a high rent on a apartment any day! The...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 5, 2008

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    Roommates Suck

    Let me start off by saying; I am only home and AWAKE for 3 hours a day excluding Weekends when it may be longer than that or shorter depending on my plans. The last 3 weeks I was only home on weekends for Friday night and Sunday night. My roommate cooks and lives throughout the...
    icyfire icyfire 36-40, F 4 Responses May 13, 2008

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    The Red House

    "The red house" thats what my youngest calls it! I am not happy with the house at all and if I was here (NC) I would have found a better house! Soon as I can find a job; I am going to look for one I like better, cleaner etc.....about in 5 to 6 months! My father in...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 24, 2008

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    You Know

    Sometimes, the grass is greener on the other side but its how you make it greener. I love having to be the only people in this building and probably like it better if I could have a nicer house than this. I am complaining about how I can not use any of the kitchen space but...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 12, 2008

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    House

    Well preferably I'd like my own country but I doubt that will ever happen so for now a wee place of my own will do! No where expensive or exotic, just somewhere bigger than my bedroom! I love decorating and I've too many candles to keep in my room! It's not fair on them! hehe...
    LeaveAndTakeMeWithYou LeaveAndTakeMeWithYou 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 18, 2008

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    No, I am not perfect. However I do accept responsibility for my actions committed in my life. I have made many mistakes in my life and own up to them and correct them immediately...
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