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I Was Offered A Ride By A Stranger

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    When I was in college,

    my best friend and I would have all sorts of adventures, and one of them was hitch-hiking. (My parents would've had a fit i they knew.) It was a great way to meet interesting people and get a free ride to boot! I haven't done it in a long time, but since I'm snowbound here in...
    fishsweeper fishsweeper 56-60, F 4 Responses Jan 11

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    Best Friend

    This is weird but totally true. One night me and my best friend in college missed the last train back to Bronxville and we decided to ask a cabbie how much it would be from Manhattan. It was something ridiculous like your first born child, so we were talking about hanging out at...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Dec 7, 2011

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    Offered A Ride When I Was 15 By A Stranger

    i remember this clearly when i was offered a ride from a stranger. i was 15 and i was walking to my friends house. she lived up ahead from where my school was. i had my phone on one hand and gifts in the other. i just crossed the road not far from few people that were...
    sirinalol sirinalol 18-21 1 Response Dec 9, 2010

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    I was walking home one day from the park

    and this guy stopped and asked me if I needed a ride and I said. Part of me freaked out and wanted to run home but it was just down the street so I had to walk around the block and take another street home in case he might have seen
    WhyWasIStupid WhyWasIStupid 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 17, 2014

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    omg one time I was taking a walk

    and just randomly this escalade with big asd rims pulled up and the dude goes "hey baby, get it let's go for a ride" kid you not he was in a suite to. kinda hot but creepy. just thought I'd share
    Kileighco Kileighco 18-21 1 Response Nov 16, 2014

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    So. Much going on in my life.

    I had lost my home. My son(22) was also homeless. He got in with a friend so he was ok. Me? I had to get up to Norfolk to family! Having ensured my son was ok. I left my hometown, late! I knew the bus would take me 124 miles east ok. But when I got there, I discovered I'd missed...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 8

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    And I took it. He was ab older man I met

    walking home from work. He worked at one of the post offices and took the same route home I did. He pulled over a few times and I always told him no. I guess that one day I was just too tired and said yes. He was 40 years older than me and he honestly was one of the greatest men...
    xxladyjadedxx xxladyjadedxx 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 9

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    The guys on the sidewalk

    who say taxi taxi
    dashuria dashuria 16-17, F Nov 17, 2014

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    i was around the age of 7

    when i got offered a ride by a stranger, i was walking down the street with family when i asked if i could go and post the letter, the postbox was only at the end of the road, the corner was in view, apart from a hedge blocking the view to the postbox, we lived in a small town...
    vikiii vikiii 22-25, F 9 Responses Jan 8

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    one time I was walking home from school

    and some really creepy guy stopped his car on the side of the street and whistled and as I turned he opened the door .. I had never ran so fast in my life.
    Cakrissy23 Cakrissy23 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 17, 2014

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    I love going on bike rides, but I wish I had a biking buddy 😩 anyone in the area of Chicago?
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    I can't wait for this weekend we have a long ride planned on Sunday just me and my brothers! It will be the prefect way to relax from a long stressful week!
    lovewins2123 lovewins2123 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    i have no balance on any device other then my feet... i probably could find it, in time, but i got hurt as a kid and never learned... i could probably ride one if it had 3 wheels...
    ElvenLady ElvenLady 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    No, this doesn't mean whispering something "kinky" to your girl or gang bangin with that dip **** you call a friend, brother, or whatever. It means riding a bike to its full...
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    I was riding my bike a couple months ago and this guy pulls up beside me and asks do I need a ride and I'm like no.. I don't know this guy he could be a psycho. . so then he asks...
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    There is nothing more relaxing than settling up your horse and being able to go for a nice long ride listening to your music and not having a care in the world for getting all the...
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    I tried to learn how to ride a bike today and if it wasn't for this helmet I would have died, numerous times. I won't give up trying to though, I like challenges!!
    lolawolf lolawolf 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    I'm still not sure how it even happened. i was making a left turn and didn't see a guy coming down the road. I *thought* I had an arrow to turn, but I don't even remember that for...
    animallover110293 animallover110293 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 23

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    I was molested when I was 7 by a stranger. My mum and dad was in the pub and I was playing outside. The sky was clear showing the stars and this strange man asked me to go near him...
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    calling someone these names as a stranger is rude. those are names meant only for your spouse to say to you.or in the case of hun like your mom or something or best friend but no...
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    I feel like if you're a stranger and you call me these names, you've already explained how you feel about me. When a man that I don't know says this to me, it usually has some...
    madnyss madnyss 16-17, F Jun 19

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    Yes, I may be a nice person, but when a stranger calls me names like these, I find it to be a little embarrassing and unnatural. It's like the stranger suddenly knows you, but he...
    JK7448 JK7448 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 19

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    I mean I don't mind my boyfriend calling me babe or Hun but if your just some stranger on here it's actually really rude and disrespectful . I know some are just trying to be nice...
    FlowerChildWithARockNRollSoul FlowerChildWithARockNRollSoul 18-21, F 21 Responses Jun 19

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