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I Want Something That I Know I Will Never Have

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    Pure Love

    I think growing up, especially through my teenage years i just wanted someone to love me the way i was capable of loving. I wasn't into one night stands and i wasn't into short little flings. I wanted something strong and meaningful ... something that was real and life long. I...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout 26-30, F Jul 28, 2013

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    Good Bye.

    I'm sitting here now looking out at the water by the bench where we shared our magical and earth shattering first kiss. Sometimes, if I'm upset, and missing you, I think about that. If it never happened imagine... we would have just continued the rest of our lives as they were...
    LostinLustandLove LostinLustandLove 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 10, 2013

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    Her Hands

    I am a married guy with a wife who has decided sex is not important.  I work in retail and get flirted with all day long.  I am not ugly, I'm fit and I have tons of self confidence. Now while I love my wife, the lack of intimacy for no apparent reason has left me feeling like I...
    NMBtruth1 NMBtruth1 41-45, M 6 Responses May 18, 2011

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    I Want Him

    Its true I want him but he will never leave her so I have to have him in small amounts every so often which currently I find really hard at times.
    shall13 shall13 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 15, 2012

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    The Rockstar And The Rapper

    im the rockstar. your the rapper. opposites attract. but we were a wild stretch. i listen to all time low, 3oh!3, metro station<3 and your idols are lil wayne drake and cudi lol. i write poems about meaninful things.. and you blog on twitter about your EVERY MOVE. its ironic...
    mistakenlycorrected mistakenlycorrected 16-17, F Aug 10, 2010

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    Oh Dear

    There is only one word that I feel I will never really have:LOVE.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 12, 2010

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    Some kind of food

    I know I'll never have the other half (or maybe third?) of my CAKE. Someone else already took it. But that's ok, as long as it's happy :)
    Emptysoul30 Emptysoul30 22-25, M 9 Responses Oct 17, 2009

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    A Sad Story Indeed.

    These things seem completely unattainable: Peace of mind. A boy I've liked since I was 10 (he's now a young man). My best friend back. My father back. Someone that will love me as much as I love them. Amongst a multitude of other things that I am too tired and now...
    PseudoNymph PseudoNymph 22-25, F Dec 5, 2011

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    Stupid Lust

    I want it, but it's just stupid lust. It'll ruin my life. Not worth it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 16, 2010

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    Love...

    I don't believe in romantic love anymore. I've spent too many years believing people when they said they loved me. It's a fictional concept, in my opinion. I believe in platonic love, yes. But not romantic. I think everyone is looking for the next big thing when in a...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F Oct 8, 2010

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    I Cant Have Him But Cant Let Him Go

    This man is like an addiction. I can not give him up. He is with someonne new and im so hurt. I am with my husband.....things are Ok.....but im not happy with ok. This man made me feel so alive, sexy, wanted..and i need so badly to feel that way. I miss him...and those feelings...
    sillysoo sillysoo 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 17, 2013

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    Only When I'm Lonely

    Most of the time I like me, I like my life. But every now and then I wish I someone who would take me in his arms and kiss my forehead and hold me close and promise to never let me go.  And say, "It's gonna be alright." 
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 9, 2011

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    How Could This Possibly Work? A Letter To Him.

    You know, its not just being aggravated by today... Its a realization. And hopefully maybe for you too, because its not something new to me. I figured this out a long time ago, even before he was born, before we ended things for the first time. Its that, you will always have...
    LostinLustandLove LostinLustandLove 26-30, F Apr 10, 2013

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    A Letter To Him That He'll Never See.

    I am prideful. Stubborn. Picky. Difficult. Argumentative. Strong-willed. A hard nut to crack.But once you get past my mouthy exterior, I'm the most loving, caring, understanding person you could imagine. It just takes a good man who is willing to get past my walls.I had a guy...
    GwenRose GwenRose 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 4, 2011

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    Love?

    I'm a guy. 29, 300+ lbs, single, uncomfortable around people, trouble with anything socially related. I keep on thinking of what it would be like to be a beautiful, petite girl. To have a boyfriend/husband that will take me in his arms when he comes home. That will hug me and...
    0rang3 0rang3 26-30 1 Response Apr 5, 2012

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    A Bunch Of Things

    I want so many things in life that I just know I will never have.  Sometimes I ask to myself, "why you want those if you just know you will never have it?" Different mood lead me to reach different conclusions.  However in general is because my wants are my dreams and without...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 30, 2011

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    That Rare Woman Who Can See The Inner Me

    I long for an intense relationship with a confident, strong-willed woman who won't rely on me to lead the way but will instead take control and awaken the inner me to her passionate personality.
    introspectiveguy introspectiveguy 51-55, M 1 Response Nov 13, 2012

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    My Dreams Tell Me I Do Have Him.

    Whenever i close my eyes and dream of the young man i would fall deeply inlove with,disapears when i open my eyes.The strength of his arms wraped around me and looking downwards upon me and kissing my forhead saying "It'll be alright"But the chances to find this guy is very low...
    srosenfe0938 srosenfe0938 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 10, 2012

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    Someone I Could Never Have

    throughout my life i wasnted to be loved  by a man and i was in love with him at a very young age, to find out later i could never have him for my own.i lived with the wanting for him all my life,this stopped me from loving another man.
    sybilgallant35 sybilgallant35 51-55 1 Response Jan 12, 2012

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    Its For The Best

    There was a man I was passionatly in love with. Just like many of you I have had my share of heartache. This story is old and been told too many times. i have come to the conclusion that sometimes we want things that just arent good for us. Like too much junkfood, alchohol, ect...
    lolasmiles lolasmiles 31-35 May 4, 2011

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    The Opportunity Has Passed

    I am not going to rehash the long saga between HIM and me, gracious readers if this interests you, please check out my other stories and confessions. We finally talked, briefly, but bluntly, which is what I prefer.  He has texted and called me every day and asked me...
    sassyg1rl sassyg1rl 36-40, F 3 Responses Dec 21, 2009

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    I Think I'm In Love...

    with a married man and it's breaking my heart to see him every day at work.
    katielucylagacy katielucylagacy 22-25 2 Responses Mar 20, 2011

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    I Try To Hold On To What I Have Left

    I am done and tired of having people say things like: "she's completely insane, she needs to be locked up" "she's not your friend, she will only **** you over later" and so on and so forth. The hardest thing for me is the fact that I have successfully destroyed every...
    serenitykat serenitykat 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 16, 2011

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    My Cake & Eat It Too

    Im in love with two men. Why can't I have my husband and my boyfriend and everybody be happy? sighhh
    TodayImMe TodayImMe 18-21 1 Response Jan 11, 2012

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    Incomplete

    There are several things in my life that I always wanted since I was little, but by now I believe that I will never fulfill them. As painful as that is, I realize that somethings are just not meant to be.
    MySweetLord MySweetLord 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 6, 2009

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    Risk

    Ah, I remember, remember, that subtle, fleeting glance, Those confident demure eyes that first drew me in, I don't think I could ever forget, The feeling that stirred inside me, within. I often wonder whatever would happen, should I ever endeavor for your affection, But...
    KeasbeyNights KeasbeyNights 22-25, M Nov 17, 2010

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    Never Felt Like This Before...

    I have been in a relationship aka dating the same man for 6 years, Yeah its a long time, And with that I have recently started to think that maybe this is not as met to be as I thought it was. We have been living together for several years and I am learning just how...
    dvasquez1987 dvasquez1987 22-25 Dec 27, 2011

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    Nothing Is Perfect

    I met a woman a few months ago that pursued me.  She worked right around the corner from my office.  We messengered back and forth all day.  Her sexy talk was really fun but really it was only fun to me.  Her pics she sent showed that she was fairly attractive.  One day we...
    GAPlayer GAPlayer 36-40, M Nov 16, 2009

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    Don't We All?

    Mostly what I want from life is to know what to expect, but I know I won't get that. Thats not how it works at all. We all want to know what to expect every now and then but do we really get it? Most likely not unless we are psychic. So anyway thats what I want; to know what...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 18, 2009

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    True Happiness.

    I don't know why, but I have begun to feel that I might not be able to be happy ever. All my plans and all my dreams keep shattering at every step. Yet, I try and mend only to see them break into pieces again. Anything and everything that makes me smile or happy, slips away. I...
    bluie19 bluie19 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 28, 2011

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    Unhappily Ever After

    This is how I can hate you, and how I used to hate you, every single day, to keep myself from talking to you. If I ever wanted to stop talking to you this is what I would do: I would start convincing myself that everything you were saying to me was a total lie. Just because I...
    LostinLustandLove LostinLustandLove 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 11, 2013

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    I'm 18 and have a crush on my 29-year-old co worker. I think he's into me too but it's such a large age difference and I think he may have a kid too......
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    I have on outtie that it very ticklish
    AlexBrewer AlexBrewer 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 27

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    Well I have had sex in so many places I would still be here this time next year trying to remember and write down where!
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M 1 day ago

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    This song reminds me of somebody's dark erotic journey.'Self Control'by Laura BraniganOh, the night is my worldCity light painted girlIn the day nothing mattersIt's the night time...
    Sanctis Sanctis 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    Since a very young age I've known that I am precisely what the other girls with their average faces and silky hair full of potential whispered about to their carbon copy friends...
    pretendingagain pretendingagain 13-15, F Aug 21

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    I think when or if you read this story you will know that I am writing it about you....Where did you go, I hope you are alright? I know that you have been going through some pretty...
    prettyface1 prettyface1 46-50, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Seems to me that alot of men I am around want it all A wife , a mistress , a freak , a mommy , a nurse I can only be ten things at one time I'm afraid I will never find a man...
    applesnbananas applesnbananas 51-55, F 3 Responses Aug 29

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    It's because I am mentally ill. There really isn't any other explanation besides that. I am mentally ill and no one wants to deal with it. Well, guess what? I DO. Yes, me. I DEAL...
    Lov3intheasylum Lov3intheasylum 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 31

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    In response to FAQs: 1. I'm not here for flirting, cybers3x or a relationship. 2. I do not want you to get me pregnant. 3. I have a father. He may hate my guts, but I do not need...
    NekroNomikon NekroNomikon 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 6

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    Normal means you are unable to live a life and be yourself. The ones you hang around change this perspective for you greatly. I crave a unique life. I don't want the ideal white...
    pinkk44 pinkk44 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    Things You May Want To Know About Me.... Or Maybe Not...If Not...Why Are You Still Reading This? Anyway, Here Are Things You May/May Not Care To Know.... About Me. 1. as you can...
    SKiesterly SKiesterly 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 24

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    We stopped like I guess talking if we even were because he thinks that not being able to come over and see eachother a lot is a problem I mean yeah it's a problem but I told him...
    samanthac99 samanthac99 13-15, F Aug 31

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    im very miserable girl , im always loosing ppl and i have no friends im good at nothing! i met very nice guy and he was the best thing ever happened to me, he was good friend but...
    lulutaa lulutaa 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 9

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    We have been together for almost 2 years. I love him, but I don't think I've ever been "in love" with him. I think our relationship is more about companionship now. Recently he's...
    Nlix Nlix 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 13

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    Sometimes I feel like I want something tragic to happen to me, like cancer or death of a family member. I don't feel like I want it for attention, I feel like I want people to fear...
    ShaiAshkenazi ShaiAshkenazi 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 27

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    I always find this website when I'm feeling frustrated with my husband. We're both young and urban people and we get along and understand each other in hard times. We're both very...
    Jessicastephens Jessicastephens 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I have waited for you my whole life and now I have finally found you. I know it's nearly been five months but I feel so in love with you, I will never let you go. I want to share...
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F Aug 31

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    A countrywide or world-wide listing only has price If you're able to market your product prolonged distance. A hair salon, nightclub or real estate property agent in Houston will...
    William162d6ol9 William162d6ol9 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    OK. Here goes... I Want to Know If You've Ever Done Any of These Things [X] Smoked A Cigarette [X] Smoked A Cigar [X] Kissed A Member Of The Same Sex [X] Are / Been In Love...