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I Want to Move Back to My Hometown

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    Such a Long Time Ago!

    I was in an orphanage during the Depression until I was 5 at which time my mom decided she wanted to be my mother. We moved to Los Angeles after Pearl Harbor to make money (mom and my then step-dad) off the War! I wa 10 by this time and had my second step-dad and had attended 2...
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M 2 Responses Oct 17, 2008

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    I left my hometown almost 30 years ago

    and I never thought I'd want to move back. About 5 years ago I reconnected with some hometown friends and little by little I've felt the draw to return. I don't hate where I live now. In fact, I met my wife and we've had two amazing daughters who were raised here. We love...
    BossMan723 BossMan723 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 3

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    I Didnt Want To!!

    "I DON'T CARE, JUST DO WHAT EVER!" and that is how my life changed!!! I didnt expect him to get the position, although I knew he was good enough to get it I just didnt want to belive it. My husband was asking me for years "what about me running for assistant manager positon in...
    longleglouise longleglouise 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 8, 2012

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    :/

    I miss my hometown. I seriously do. I don't like where I live. We moved here because my parents wanted to. It's fine for them. My dad is retired and he doesn't want to live in the city anymore. I get that. I still do. I don't think I could move back to...
    kleisse kleisse 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 18, 2008

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    I Wanna Move Home :(

    i moved over a year ago and i had to move mom got transferred worst experience ever moved once n had to get movd agian couldnt take it no im at another place n cant take  it either i miss my friends i miss my old school just everything!!!!!
    aleizt aleizt 16-17 Jan 19, 2011

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    Help

    I moved to Colorado about a year ago because of my parents. I really want to move back. All of my friends and family live there and so does the girl I'm in love with. I would do anything to move back I miss it so much. I'm depressed and I hate it here. Please help me I'm out of...
    Murphy2998 Murphy2998 13-15 Aug 10, 2012

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    I Want to Move Bak

     I want to move back to my hometown. I come from bradford and we moved to the seaside, east yorkshire and i hate it, you have to get  a lift everywere you go, my mum loves it and im 16 and want to move back no one will understand how much i hate it. what can i do
    Beckkiiiii Beckkiiiii 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 12, 2009

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    What A Week For Our Family! (Updated)

    It has been a very long week for me and my family. Let's see if I can catch everyone up! I grew up in a great little town outside Seattle. My dad started to work at the fire department when I was five years old. I knew I was going to be a firefighter when I grew up. From a very...
    hawkfan12 hawkfan12 36-40, M 8 Responses Jul 20, 2013

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    Moving Back to My Home Town

    My husband retires from a twenty year career in the military next spring.  We are planning to move back to my hometown to be near family.  He promised we would do this when we got married ... it is why I agreed to marry him and move away.  He is keeping his word...
    JoyceAnne JoyceAnne 46-50, F 15 Responses Oct 10, 2008

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    Please, Can Someone Help Me? To Go Home Or Not To Go Home...

    Hey Ya'll, I moved to Texas from New Hampshire about 7 years ago, for school and a girl.  Biggest mistake of my life.  I have yet to finish school, money has been the issue since I support myself, and the girl is now married to another.  My entire family is back...
    Pushee03 Pushee03 26-30, M 4 Responses Nov 19, 2009

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    Don't Want To Do Something I Regret.

    I moved to Connecticut six months ago from Texas. I have been trying to get into nursing school since I was 17(I'm now 20). I decided to move here because I was tired of the same crap back home. Trying to get into a nursing program, and I had recently lost a few previously close...
    kate1501 kate1501 18-21 1 Response Jun 19, 2011

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    Miss My Family.

    I left home when I was 18, gay, alcoholic, confused. I'm now 48, sober for 10 years, in a relationship for 7. I want to go back near my family and spend time with them. my parents are 75....i feel i need to do this or I will regret it forever. My partner doesn't want to go...
    kurtrammel kurtrammel 46-50 Jan 6, 2012

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    I Miss My Hometown.

    My names marisela. Its been about 4yrs since ive moved away from my hometown. My mom has been moving since like 2007 or 2008. I moved from Arkansas to Brawley, Ca to my hometown and back and fourth, just that i we never moved back to Arkansas . I'm 15 Mexican btw. Anyways, i only...
    AreliMari15 AreliMari15 16-17 Jun 4, 2013

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    Feeling Lost

    Hey Everyone! So this is whats going on with me. It all stared when I got pregnant, by boyfriend (who is now my husband) and I were traveling when we found out we were pregnant. Had been living together for almost 2 year in my home town, decided to pack up our house, and hit the...
    LoveEllie LoveEllie 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 17, 2012

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    52, 12 Yr Relationship Going No Where,

    do i belong anymore hereI am 52, divorced 14 years, had boyfriend for12 years, 4 kids, 2 graduate, 1 in college, 1 w/ associate and deciding, I moved bock to home town 4 years ago, the house was paid for and now am unemployed , trying to decide what to doit is good to see the old...
    vanes38f vanes38f 51-55 Aug 24, 2011

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    Should I move back? I moved across country

    from the West coast to the East coast in November 2012. My boys (now ages 17, 19 & 21) were having problems with negative influences in our old hometown and moved with us. I gave two grown step kids, and an 8 year old daughter. My husbands parents both died in 2012, so...
    lmm1968 lmm1968 46-50 Feb 5

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    Idk

    im 35 never had nobody belive in me and all ive done is give my everything to everyone ive ever met and i have nothing im ready to relocate by myself and be alone somewhere nice like atlanta where the braves play or sunny florida
    sooner6597 sooner6597 31-35, M Feb 19, 2013

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    2 Years Still Not Settled

    I moved to Toronto from Vancouver 2 years ago. I can't get a permanent job, no real friends and can't find a boyfriend. I've been working since I got here but, they're all temp/contract jobs. I met men but, never turns into anything serious. I don't really have any friends either...
    depressionnotcool depressionnotcool 31-35, F Aug 13, 2011

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    Torn By Two States

    I came to Central Valley California to stay with my Aunt and her family. They have been a huge blessing and I couldn't thank her enough for everything she has done for me. When I arrived here I was in a severe depression and on the verge of aneorexia. I had lost my lust for life...
    miche09 miche09 18-21 4 Responses Nov 28, 2010

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    i am here in fayetteville Arkansas with my dad

    he came and got me saying i would do much better and i believed him and since i got here i have been depressed and upset plus im pregnant im just not happy i have had alot of thing happen in the past years and my mom has help me through that which she remains in amarillo texas...
    lala2014 lala2014 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    Lost.............i Quit

    It was in 2008 when I got selected for a professional course I was called in a city near Delhi, India. With lot of dreams and expectations I moved there. I was a tough girl then, with determination and enthusiasm. I came here and gradually came to know that all my admission...
    lostworld26 lostworld26 26-30, F Jul 2, 2012

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    I lost someone on EP and I feel like a missing big piece here. Hope, she gets to read this and reconsider coming back to me.
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