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I Was Offered A Ride By A Stranger

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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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    Just Reminded

    I was just reminded of this when I was hanging out with a friend earlier today. She grew up rather sheltered and wasn't real aware of the world. This happened about 4 years ago. We were walking to another part of town from our school. It was a very far walk and about half way...
    shellzz shellzz 18-21, F Jun 5, 2012

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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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