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I Was Born In California

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    Yup It's Where I Started From..

    I was born in Southern California, but when I was still an Infant my parents decided to uproot and move on up to Oregon, where I was raised in a small town.   I did get to spend some time in Cali growing up, we had family in a few places down there and I always enjoyed...
    BlasphemousAngel BlasphemousAngel 31-35, M 8 Responses Jun 23, 2009

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    Yep That's Right California

    Porterville California to be exact, and they left there soon as i was born we came to cave junction oregon when i was 5.not much to tell.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 27, 2010

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    Artesia

    We lived in Paramount (on a turkey ranch no less) I was born in Artesia because Paramount didn't have a hospital.  We moved to Long Beach when I was 5.  Between the ages of 5 and 30 I never lived farther than 5 miles from the beach.  Spending almost all of my...
    gettinsum1 gettinsum1 56-60, M Feb 1, 2010

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    Glendale

    I was born in Glendale but was moved to Oklahoma, of all places, when i was a mere 3 weeks old. I thank my parents for letting me be a native Californian though!!
    dreammergirl dreammergirl 41-45, F Mar 14, 2011

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    Not Much to Say...

    I was born in California, and raised there, and at the time of this posting, still live there.  We are considering moving to Texas though, since its cheaper.  You have to be a freakin millionaire to afford California living these days!  Especially in Santa Barbara...
    Twinsmom4 Twinsmom4 26-30, F Jan 22, 2008

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    Cali Girl

    I was born in San Jose but I don't really remember living there. My parents split up when I was only a few years old.
    jessicalynn88 jessicalynn88 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2013

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    Which I constantly get made fun of for.

    But oh well I just wanna go back someday.
    weyheyitstori weyheyitstori 13-15, F Jul 3

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    Cali-forn-i-a

    I WAS BORN IN PARAMOUNT CALIFORNIA IN 1993. AND IT WAS REALLY TOUGH GROWING UP. I GREW UP IN COMPTON MY FIRST 8YRS. THEN I MOVED TO NEW JERSEY. SPEND A COUPLE OF YEARS HERE. AND FINALLY MOVED BACK TO BELLFLOWER THEN BACK TO MY HOMETOWN OF PARAMOUNT. NOW I LIVE IN NEW JERESY AGAIN...
    JBecerra JBecerra 18-21, M Jan 13, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I was born 3 months and 2 days early at 1 lb. 3 oz. I had to be in an incubator for I think a month, left lung collapsed twice, had an inguinal hernia and left testicle was...
    pavonharten pavonharten 26-30, M 10 hrs ago

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    I really wish everything starts at 1992. I wish I was born in that year. I meet this person who was born in that year. She's kind, sweet, and everything about her seems perfect...
    therunnerkidinside therunnerkidinside 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 4

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    The country where i was born is no longer exist, but the city is still. Beograd or Belgrade (in english) is a city where i was born. That was a capital city of Yugoslavia when I...
    gomezonfire gomezonfire 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    i was born on June 21st '91. well, life is really really really hard being a gemini/cancer. i cannot make my brain to stop thinking, and i'm a really moody & emotional person. the...
    nityapurusa nityapurusa 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    I love the 70's because everyone had originality. If I was born in the 70's I would be walking around with a big curly afro(like I have now). I would be carrying a radio bumping...
    breeze1998 breeze1998 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 30

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    Although, I did want to create the experience group "I Was Born A Dragon", but that would be just confusing. How come I can "be an Aries" but "born in the year of the Dragon"? Next...
    Faust76 Faust76 36-40, M Aug 8

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    Just wondering, does anybody else who was born early have bladder issues as an adult because you were born early. That's what the doctor has told me. It also affected my eyes
    vjoev vjoev 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 12

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    My family sometimes drags me around to places that I hate or make me depressed. My family lives in Hong Kong because of my dads job and thats why I was born in this nightmarish...
    Miserablechildhood Miserablechildhood 13-15, M Aug 17

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    I hate that I was born a boy I'm so depressed now and just hate myself, yes I am transitioning but I am not on hormones and can't dress as girly as I would like because my parents...
    Alexis117 Alexis117 18-21, T 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    I was born on March 13 in Canada,Toronto .. How about you ?
    nicolee778 nicolee778 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 30

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    I was born 1995 :) Whoever was a 90's are the best people
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 4

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    I wish i was born in the Edo period in Japan and served as a samurai. I'd keep all my hair and would be well known for my weapon mastery
    1Lostcause 1Lostcause 16-17, T 1 Response Aug 4

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    I was born September 11th, 2001, 11:23PM. Any comments?
    JayJay911 JayJay911 13-15, M 4 Responses Aug 7

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    I was born with a really small thumb without a bone so the doctors had to amputate it and they moved my index finger over and now it works and grows and looks like a thumb. Most...
    username1230 username1230 13-15, F Aug 9

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    Hey...im 14 years young but I just have low self esteem. I was born 3lbs...i don't have many friends but people look down on me literally I'm going to 9th grade now before I...
    Djcovance Djcovance 13-15, M Aug 12

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    Unlike most others I was born two months early and I was FAT I weighed 9.9 pounds. I'm not fat anymore.
    MatildaBlack MatildaBlack 13-15, F Aug 12

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    I feel like I was born into the wrong family. The only time my mother can be around me she's drinking. I'm only wanted here because I clean everything. It kills me seeing all the...
    Graduate7 Graduate7 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 17

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    Yes, I was definitely born in the wrong era! Maybe I stayed for longer than 9 month in my mum's womb? Not sure! Seems like I stayed there for years! I should have been delivered...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 1

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    I should have been born in the 1950s,therefore I coulda rocked out when all the music I love today was new. I'm really drawn to the 1970s, I love the fashions, hair dos-male and...
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F Aug 1

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    I feel like I should have been born in the future. When vintage is 80's and 90's. When everyone has equal rights. Possibly when money has dissipated. When all disease has a cure...
    enlightenyoursoul enlightenyoursoul 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 6

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    I was supposed to be born on July 10th, but I went out at 15. This caused me to be a Sepsis baby because of all the water I had drank from my mom's belly. Sometimes my mom tries to...
    damnwestcoast damnwestcoast 13-15, F Aug 12

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    I was originally supposed to be born in September but things happen I guess. :)
    Marktastic Marktastic 13-15, M Aug 14

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    The #10 best country before Canada: Hong Kong since I'm Canadian I feel I was taken from my country and I hate living here. I'd rather be born and raised in the U.S than this dirty...
    Miserablechildhood Miserablechildhood 13-15, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Another AMAZING song ... Why couldn't I be born in that time, be in love and listen tothese great songs? 
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 1

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    I wish I hadn't been born yet That's all
    n4ta1i3 n4ta1i3 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    I feel like I should have been born in the 1700's and I also feel like I should have been a pirate captain
    oneperson93 oneperson93 18-21, M Aug 5

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    I think i wouldve been born in the time of the hippies
    serendipityipity serendipityipity 13-15, F Aug 13

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    Unfortunately, I have a female body. To all guys out there who were born with the correct bodies, consider yourselves lucky. To have male features would be normal/to have female...
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T 5 Responses Aug 14

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    Who is born on December the 12th if not comment :3 I'm a winter baby and I'm a twelthy :3 :**** <3333
    tiashepherdx tiashepherdx 13-15, F Aug 18

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    :3 >u< ^u^ XD X3 idk i just find it cool~ i didn't find out about cusp until recently and i just like being diff i guess :3 xP even though there prob are like millions of ppl...
    InfiniteMusic InfiniteMusic 13-15, M Aug 20

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    This is a very recent development in my understanding of myself, so any feedback would be great. I realized the other day that I think penises are weird and have never really felt...
    gman1616 gman1616 22-25, M Aug 3

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    This is a very recent development in my understanding of myself, so any feedback would be great. I realized the other day that I think penises are weird and have never really felt...
    gman1616 gman1616 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 3

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    This is a very recent development in my understanding of myself, so any feedback would be great. I realized the other day that I think penises are weird and have never really felt...
    gman1616 gman1616 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 3

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    Being gay in today's time is so much more accepted than it was when I was a kid growing up back then being labeled a homosexual could very easily get you killed. Society now is...
    quearme quearme 56-60, M Aug 3

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    I wish I was a teenager when Nirvana, RHCP, Green Day and Blur were on the radio. Not friggen justin bieber and one direction. when instead of texting people you would walk to...
    QuinnMac12 QuinnMac12 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I swear I was a hippie in a past life. I sleep next to my record player every night and give prayer to jerry Garcia. :) haha the photo is of me and my boyfriend.
    maddiejuliet maddiejuliet 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    I'm a 80's baby, but the 90's was the best, who else remembers the 90 as the best years in their life.
    Original23 Original23 22-25, M Aug 11

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    It'll be a month from today until I have my operation and honestly in the past 2 weeks, I've been a bit of an emotional wreck. The medical name for the operation is Le Fort 1...
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F Aug 17

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    My mom died when I was 7 my real dad didnt want me. So now I'm living with my step parents I've had 3 step moms and one step dad I feel like this isn't the family I should be in...
    FindingTheRealMe FindingTheRealMe 16-17, F Aug 17

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    Oh, I was definitely. I know it. I think I belong in the 30's or 40's. Maybe Renaissance.
    jlynnaz jlynnaz 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago