I Want to Learn to Drive

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    Scared To Drive

    Well, here is my story.   When I was in high school I didn't know many people who drove, I guess a few by the time of graduation, but not many at all. I know you can drive at 16 but it still seemed normal for many people my age (18) to be taking public transit.   Now I...
    timecode timecode
    7 Responses Jan 4, 2011

    No Drive To Drive

    Unlike most 16 year olds who are foaming at the mouth to get behind the wheel, I was not. Part of it comes from an anxiety. I was in 2 car accidents, nothing major, but the experience left me paranoid. Another reason is my mother, who is very anxious behind the wheel and that...
    Moonxtal Moonxtal
    26-30, F
    Jan 29, 2010

    In The Next Few Years!!

    i cant quite afford it just now, but i have just finished paying off my debts, and now its time to seriously start saving money, and within a few years, once i have the money, i will definitely learn to drive and get myself a car!! it isnt really a necessity for me just now, like...
    cowshed123 cowshed123
    36-40, M
    1 Response Feb 6, 2012

    I Am Stuck At Home With the Kids

    I am 23 and still don't have my license, I have my permit but have never passed my behind the wheel. I got nervous and started crying the first time and was told to pull over and failed. The second time I just got nervous and screwed up on everything that I can do easily normally...
    krispychick krispychick
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 16, 2008

    Tired of Being Scared

    When I was 18 me and my mom was in a bad accident and I died.  I know that sounds crazy cuz why would I be here writing if I was dead.  Well, some higher ups sent me back and said it wasn't my time.  But ever since then I have been sooooo scared of driving. ...
    lilyiam07 lilyiam07
    31-35, F
    11 Responses Nov 6, 2008

    Beep Beep, Beep Beep Yea!

    In NZ you can sit your learners license from 15yrs old - almost 10 yrs on and I still haven't done it.  At first it didn't really matter and when I went away to uni the town I lived in was compact enough that you could walk pretty much everywhere.  Now I am back at home...
    auroraaustralis auroraaustralis
    13 Responses Oct 22, 2008

    I have to wait until I'm sixteen *cries* i have

    places to go but I have to walk and it's so annoying ughhhhhhh
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jul 15, 2014

    Driving Can Open Doors

    I think it's never to late and tho' I'm 58 i think i might be able to learn to drive, for me the problem would be the theoretic part as I live in Spain so it could be doubly complicated but as have lived here since 1989 my spanish is obviously good enough - anyhow today saw new...
    atmywitsend atmywitsend
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Aug 22, 2007

    Finally! Lessons Booked!

    Well, almost - I have booked a lesson request - so I should get a phone call tomorrow and be able to book some lessons. Time to get back on track with this - Iv been saying Im going to do it for faaar too long and now there is only a month before Max leaves for Aussie. I NEED to...
    jellibeanz jellibeanz
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 27, 2011

    Noone Will Teach Me =[

    i dropped out of highschool and i wasnt able to take dirvers ed so i dont know how to drive at all... and noone will teach me how to drive.. my mommy says she doesn't teach her kids how to drive O.O then i asked my sister and she told me to ask my mommy -.- and when i went to...
    MorbidxMalice MorbidxMalice
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 7, 2008

    Im On It

     as soon as i get my money from Social Security im goin  to get my temps and get started ... i need this to increase my independence and self esteem  plus how else am i going to get back and forth from  bone crushers
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme
    26-30, F
    Nov 22, 2007
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