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I Was Almost Raped

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    A Walk In The Woods

    I've never told anyone about the time I barely escaped being raped. Mainly because "almost" means nothing to a lot of people, and when it happened, I was dubbed a liar. But here's what happened: When I was 11, my aunt, cousin and I headed out to my school, where there was an...
    deleted deleted 26-30 15 Responses Feb 9, 2011

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    Almost...

    Back in December, I was leaving the campus library when a guy called my name and stopped me in one of the hallways. He walked up to me and at first I didn't recognize him. Once he said he was in my Biochem II class, I realized who he was. He was the guy who sat in class and rated...
    ABittersweetTragedy ABittersweetTragedy 22-25, F 28 Responses Mar 9, 2013

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    Hey everyone. This is my first post on here.

    .. When I was 13, one of my best guy friends told me he loved me while we were hanging out and playing TLOU. Anyway, I had had a crush on this guy since I was 5, but we had been best friends for about 8 years, so I felt strange for him coming out and telling me something like...
    Dalhd17 Dalhd17 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 26

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    i duno im sure to write this here,

    but ive not written this down before and hardly ever told anyone. when i was 15 i was walking home from gymnastics and went across an open area as a shortcut. i was walking past some trees and basically 2 guys grabbed me and took me to an old fallin down house in the trees. i...
    lamaragymnast lamaragymnast 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 25

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    I was at home,alone,and was about leave to get

    a coke bottle from a nearby convenient store.While I was heading back home,I head a moaning sound from a girl,I went towards the moaning when I saw a guy having sex with a girl about 17 years old,the saw me and started to touch me but I forcefully push him away from me at some...
    readerrede readerrede 13-15, F 4 Responses Apr 19

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    This Man

    I was over one of my sister's house and I took a walk. This dude always try to talk to me. Like where your man at. I ignored him and he called me a tease and said I was going to give him some and tried to pull me to this area. This guy saved me. The ***** took off running. God...
    AwesomeAngel AwesomeAngel 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 19, 2013

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    Breaking The Silence-my Story

    It was the summer between my 8th grade and freshman year. I was 14. I had my first "real" boyfriend. Having lived in a small town, we had known each other forever. I very clearly knew what I did and did not want in terms of physical closeness with him. I knew I wanted to wait...
    mitzchick03 mitzchick03 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 25, 2013

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    No Cousin Of Mine

    Me and my cousin julian were really close , we were always hanging out , one day we were watching tv in his room , and his hand slid onto my lap , i didnt think anything of it , before anything serious happpened the doorbell rang and i ran to open it , it was my parents taking me...
    graciellathewolf graciellathewolf 13-15, F Mar 29, 2013

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    The "DOG"

    The day was August 20, 2012. This was the day that started this hell of a life I live in today. It was a normal day at school. I was always so happy and smiling. I always laughed, I was that girl who smiled even when I wasn't happy and I'd don't that since elementary school...
    WarInMyHead WarInMyHead 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6, 2013

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    I don't remember my sheathe time,

    but I was young. Probably like 10 or younger. I didn't even really know what was happening to me until I got older. My mom has this good friend and we'd visit her often when I was younger and she had a few daughters. One was older than me and another was younger. We'd often...
    Gr8nsaw8S Gr8nsaw8S 22-25, M 3 Responses May 25

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    Ok so i was dating this boy

    and we had made out before and everything and sometimes we would lay down and kiss sorta like cuddling but with clothes on and we were alone and he layed me down and lifted my shirt and sucked on my nipple i didnt say anything or say no but afterwards i felt really bad about it...
    trombonegurl trombonegurl 13-15, F 7 Responses Apr 28

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    I have PTSD now, and the guy

    that did it still walks free even though we went to the police. He is going to be a scout leader this year. WHY???
    joelle12 joelle12 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Just the other day I was hanging out with one

    of my good friends. We had been drinking and I didn't want to drive home so I stayed at his apartment. I wasn't worried about it because he was someone I really trusted. We stayed up all night just talking about things when he started kissing me. I told him several times to stop...
    kbug94 kbug94 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    Xproblem Xproblem 16-17, F Aug 15

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    There's these woods behind my house we moved in

    when I was going into 6th grade, my old neighbors had moved into the same neighborhood a year before us, I would go over there and hang out with my friend. On day we were outside, she was teaching me a dance in her front yard then a gulf cart went by with 3 or 4 boys about my...
    JezebelWhitman JezebelWhitman 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    I keep having this terrifying nightmare

    and it's not like reliving my assault but it scares me and makes my stomach knot up. It starts with me pregnant and I go into labor and have the baby and the nurses and doctors give it to me and it looks like my attacker. and I scream and scream while the baby does nothing. and...
    ninaakellerr ninaakellerr 16-17, F Mar 9

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    Passing A Alley To Go Home

    It was 11pm , it was dark and worm out , me and my friend had just separated. I had to go thru a alley to get home , it saved me some time instead of going around , going in , I started hearing foot steps behind me , not wanting to turn around , seconds felt like minutes...
    ItsValDoeee ItsValDoeee 18-21, F 19 Responses Aug 16, 2012

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    This scarred me real bad.

    I will never forget it, not ever. I am eternally traumatized. Over spring break 2014, I was 12. My family went on a cruise for the whole week. I started meeting a bunch of kids at an organized teen club on the ship. It didn't take long to have created my own little group of...
    annatmorris annatmorris 13-15 1 Response Aug 15

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    I had a party at my friend Bob's house.

    I went with my friends. My best friend left early. Her boyfriend, Brad, stayed. I stayed there last with Bob and Brad. Bob went to his room for something. Brad grabbed me and started kissing me. We started making out and touching me. He led me to a guest room and threw me in the...
    JulietA93 JulietA93 13-15, F 5 Responses Mar 27

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    I was almost raped various times.

    By my mom's co-worker/friend. When? From wen i was 3-11 yrs old. I lived in Florida at the time. He would touch me nd kiss me. He would take me behind bushes nd made me touch him. He would touch me. Kiss me. He would bring me in a basement. My shirt would go up. My pants would...
    wolfbeliever wolfbeliever 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 20

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    Besides my family and two other people

    that I have told, this is my first time telling this story. I was very hesitant about posting this story but I feel like by expressing how I felt, I would get some kind of closure. So here I go. It was in a school that I was at for an event and I decided to wander around the...
    Skinnylove29 Skinnylove29 18-21, F Mar 27

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    In my own home!

    My step Dad had a trailer behind our home; that he let friends and family stay in, when they came to Florida. This particular time, he had a co-worker (Bill), and his wife staying in it. I hadn't met them before. We left our home unlocked during the day, so family and...
    xbrokenheartx xbrokenheartx 41-45, F 10 Responses May 3, 2011

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    I See His Face Everywhere

    Sorry this is so long but I needed to tell someone, I can't stop seeing his face and that look in his eyes. I'm too scared to tell anyone. I feel like it's my fault and I don't want to have people looking at me, feeling sorry for me but at the same time judging me. I've just got...
    anon1995 anon1995 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 2, 2013

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    Betrayed..

    I am scarred. Because my boyfriend forced me to well...do things. And I trusted him. I have vivid night terrors ,am bulimic, and on medication. im 14 for gods sake! And my mom took his side, because she always wanted a son. She called me a buch of names and threw me in a mental...
    Excalabur Excalabur 13-15, F 8 Responses Jul 9, 2012

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    Not On His Watch

    So I live in a small town this sorta thing is not supposed to happen. I was walking home from a friends house it was like 7:00PM. when this man pulled up to me and asked me if I would help him look for his dog. I said no but he jumped out his car I tried to run but he got me. He...
    brittnyann99 brittnyann99 13-15, F 17 Responses Sep 3, 2012

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    A kid in my class tried to grab my ****

    and pull down my pants so he could touch my ***. He also keeps asking me if I want a ******* from him, he claims to be"joking" but then goes right back to constantly asking and trying
    MrAdamski MrAdamski 13-15, M Apr 22

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    It Was So Long Ago

    I dont even really think of it that often.  Years tend to pass by without me thinking of it and now for the past couple of days, ive been thinking about it.  Im just at church during a choir rehearsal.  Services let up and i have to go to the bathroom.  I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 13, 2009

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    This day still haunts me.

    He would always try to get me to have gay sex, and tried forcing me.
    VinceOfOhio VinceOfOhio 16-17 Mar 29

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    First time really telling my story I was coming

    from a bond fire and my cousin was living with us at the time and my best friend which are guys came to bond fire with me after my friends left I went to bed and about 3:30 that morning my cousin came in my mothers room where I was sleeping my parents had left for the weekend he...
    arielwebb12 arielwebb12 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 13

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    I'm thankful to my friends

    for pulling me away from the guy during a school dance. I was just dancing with my friends when this hot guy broke through our group and grabbed me by my wrist and pulled me away from them.. that took me by surprise. He was drunk and on something else but we just danced and it...
    ruizr302 ruizr302 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 29

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    It was the most craziest night of my lifee.

    I remember it like it just happened yesterday.:c It happened 1 year ago when I was starting my first day in high school in a few weeks. But anyways, the day came for school to finally start but I wasn't really ready to go.. but my mom made me anyways.. I was extremely shy that...
    xxsamelovexx xxsamelovexx 13-15, M 8 Responses Aug 21

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    I had a crush on this guy last year.

    He was older than me, and bigger. I'm small about 5'0. My friend have him the wrong idea and I didn't know about it until afterwards. One day at school, I thought he just wanted to talk and get to I ow each other like I did when he asked me to follow him to 'talk'. We went into...
    Quite7385 Quite7385 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 11

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    I Didn't Mean To Hurt Him (that Much)

      This is a story I have been trying to write for over three months now. There have been over a dozen drafts, none of which I’ve been happy with. I am finally posting “something” because it is coming up on one year since that day. My main problem with writing this...
    SaraBee1995 SaraBee1995 18-21, F 48 Responses Oct 24, 2012

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    Twice. Last year, by a guy

    who is constantly messaging me, watching me at school, threatening me to give him what he wants. He finally got me into his car and drove away to a secluded area. Luckily he had not taken my phone. That time was scary but not nearly as bad as the second time. Which occurred...
    Sierce Sierce 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 31, 2013

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    It was last night. My 4 cousins get me on the

    ground in my lbd and tried to get me to give them oral as I was blind filed and pinned down I finally head butted one of the and wiggled away and ran to my room. They came with a bag of McDonalds and tried to ay that they were sorry and I told them to **** off. Later that night...
    TrustMeBitch TrustMeBitch 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    UME

    Six days ago was the third annual U.M.E. (Ultimate Music Event) concert tour, and I had been waiting four months for this concert, because I was going with my almost-boyfriend that lives two hours away. I stayed at South Padre for the entire week during spring break anxious...
    lemondrop1023 lemondrop1023 18-21, F 17 Responses Mar 20, 2013

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    I was 12 years old. It was dark outside,

    cold, in the middle of December. I watched cartoons in my living room every morning before school. My parents had left already for worn; it was about six thirty. I didn't realize the front door was unlocked until it opened, and a man stepped in. I knew immediately that he...
    Amiramae Amiramae 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was at the bar and I was groped by a man

    there...he and a few guys tried to rape me and **** me...
    JazzyBaby321 JazzyBaby321 18-21, F 1 Response May 25

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    No Boundaries

    I have a guy friend that I have known for 8 years and we have had sex before, but I have told him that I don't see him in that way and don't want to have sex anymore. So we have both moved on and he seems okay with it. But sometimes when we hang out he will touch my thigh or say...
    quietgurl88 quietgurl88 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 14, 2013

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    It Was Almost As Damaging Anyways!

    When I was 17, my younger brother of 7 years and i decided to skip out of school while my parents were at work. It was the last day before Christmas break and we knew that there wouldn't be any school work assigned so we decided to stayed at home alone. Anyhow, one of my...
    lagatta lagatta 41-45, F 15 Responses Jul 12, 2012

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    My father had always been abusive

    but he slowly tired to get sexual. I was badly beaten and forced to touch him. It was awful. I was only 7 and I was forced to do those things. Thankfully he died before he had the chance to rape me. That sounds pretty mean but I'm greatful.
    DezSheeran DezSheeran 13-15, F Apr 20

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    Followed Home

    Today I was followed home....I am really freaked out by all of the "could've's" I was followed from the M/J/Z Broad Street station to my doorman condo , INTO our building, and almost onto the elevators. I am nearly 100% positive that the person who followed...
    followedhome followedhome 31-35 8 Responses Feb 20, 2009

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    When I was 14 I was almost raped.

    The only reason why it didnt happen is because my other guy friend stopped him. I know that he didnt actually do it but its the intention that was there that really messed me up through high school and to this day. When i try to tell some people they sometimes say "well it didn...
    meganneb meganneb 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 19

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    I was 13 and so was he.

    We spent the day out in town and went back to his house. We were just watching TV when he started touching me. I told him to stop and he started to get violent. He started beating me until I stopped screaming. He ripped my clothes off and 2 seconds before he got a chance to rape...
    vickytee vickytee 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I got home from work one night and was mega tired, put the money I had on my nightstand (from waitressing) and fell asleep while I was writing. Didn't turn my lights off, didn't lock my doors. I woke up the next morning around 7:30 a.m., half asleep, and thought I saw a shadow on...
    yell0bird yell0bird 22-25, F 6 Responses Mar 3, 2013

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    Earlier this year, I was on holiday.

    We were in this caravan park down in Devon, and it was my second last day there. My dad had sent me down to the on-site shop for some milk, and walking back up to the caravan I decided to take the short cut. Going through the ally, I saw four older (hey looked about 20) boys...
    TheOneAndOnlyZella TheOneAndOnlyZella 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 20

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    He told me he loved me.

    He was two years older than me. He touched me where I've never been touched before. I cried myself to sleep. But I kept my innocence.
    jennylostgirl jennylostgirl 31-35, F Apr 5

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    Twice actually. I don't really want to talk

    about it unless ya'll want me too!
    dammetmike dammetmike 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 2

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    This Happened Yesterday

    This guy comes in the restroom, pushes me againist a wall. He tells me to be quiet. I was so scared. Then he tries to rip my shirt open. I try to push him away but he is too strong. I beg him to stop, said your hurting me. He tells that when he's through with me I won't be able...
    deleted deleted 26-30 19 Responses Jan 16, 2013

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    So Scared I Felt As Though I Couldnt Breath

    What happened to me happened almost a year ago and yet every day i take a deep breath and i still don't feel the same. I walk around and smile like everyone else pretending to be normal but in reality im just trying not to show how broken i am. Last year i visited my friend in...
    fractured5 fractured5 18-21, F 8 Responses Jan 3, 2013

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    When I was 17, my friend had convinced me to go

    with her to this guy's house. There was four of us: me, my friend, and the two guys. I was 17, my friend was 18, and the guys were in their 20s. We were there for less than 10 minutes before the two guys started to push vodka shots on us. The week before, my step-brother had...
    Becca831 Becca831 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 1

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