I Was Shocked

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 103 People

    Quite An Experience

    I was on a walk on Hergest Ridge in England with my family, and we we just reterning after going to a little village to have a snack, and we saw a landrover parked with a pipe going from the exhaust into the boot of the car. At first, because I couldn't see anyone in the car, I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses May 5, 2010

    I was shocked to realize

    that I don't know true devotion. It hit me like a freight train today. In my 50+ years, I have had 4 serious, committed relationships. In every one; at some point between the agreement to get together and the end, there has always been or is, another interest for the her...
    Bfinally Bfinally
    51-55, M
    Mar 28, 2015
    NoraWilliams NoraWilliams
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 8, 2014

    Unbelievable

    I was just cruising stories and stumbled across some unbelievable information that I now must share with you all. It seems our friend wiseoldowl is not really an owl at all. He is a walrus. Yep that's right a Walrus. Imagine my surprise when I found out only minutes ago that...
    BlueGeorgia BlueGeorgia
    41-45, M
    166 Responses May 5, 2008

    Today

    I found out today that my uncle..who works for GM has just been fired...he worked for the robotics part of ******, too bad damn GM is union and he has to be there a yr to get any benefits....and he was only a month shy of a yr...and now his family has to live on one income...My...
    bOObsMaGee bOObsMaGee
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 6, 2008

    Stunned, Actually.

    I was about 10 years old.  From then on I have been real careful not to touch the metal when I am plugging something into the wall!    
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 11, 2009

    Who's Sigmund Freud?

    Ok a few years ago I worked at TrueGreen Chemlawn (lawncare) as an administrative assistant. Well it was a shared office with three other girls.   I was busy talking to our lawn specialist manager, when someone asked who Sigmund Freud was.  Before I could answer...
    tenderheart08 tenderheart08
    31-35, F
    27 Responses Feb 12, 2008

    A 'she' Turned Into A 'he'

    Typhoon signal no.3 and raining so hard. We were dismissed earlier from the garment factory where I was working as a sewer.When I got out of the factory I saw the whole area was flooded. Buses and jeepneys' all stranded.Everyone is forced to walk on their way back home.My house...
    mistika mistika
    56-60, F
    1 Response Feb 3, 2012

    When I Was 11

    When I was little. I always wanted a horse or at least to rent one. My birthday was on a monday 5th of september and I got lot's of presants. But then, I started getting weird things like a halter, grooming kit and a new saddle cloth.  I was so confused with what was going...
    Princess13II Princess13II
    13-15
    May 23, 2012

    That You Had the Nerve

    to after all the pain you put me through you write me on myspace and ask for my # you as$hole it took me a year to get over you now you come crawling back you said you realized how much of a mistake you made by never givng me a chance i told you i was good for more then just...
    justjessica justjessica
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jul 17, 2008

    That It Was Not a Pub

    This story happened when I was travelling on a domestic flight in ***** for the first time in early 1990s  I travelled alot--Internationally and privately extensively  but  I had not taken any domestic flights before within ****. I thought it would be a...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Aug 20, 2009

    Hmmmm

    Years ago, my sister and her young daughter went shopping with me. At the shoe store, I saw my sister and my niece arguing at the back. I was trying on a few pairs of sandals when my niece came over to me crying. I sat with her and asked her what was wrong. In between sobs and...
    Duchessforthright Duchessforthright
    46-50
    15 Responses Apr 27, 2012

    :O

    In high school I had an extremely good looking English teacher.  He was buff, used to be in a band, very tall and with a couple of fancy tattoos.  I've met his wife (she's like... model sexy) and his two kids.  I think I may have daydreamed about him a couple of...
    istruggle istruggle
    18-21, M
    7 Responses Jun 17, 2008

    OMG

    Today somebody told me about this homepage.. It is quite shocking: 123people.com Just type in somebody's name there..
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    7 Responses Feb 20, 2008

    So I am part of Younglife at my high school,

    and a leader lives in the area with his sister who is 3 years younger than me (she's a freshman and I'm a senior). Well, her brother told her that each leader is paired with a student. Not that big of a deal, but it got my friends and me thinking...are they really our friends...
    mattihope mattihope
    18-21, F
    Feb 23, 2014

    That Goyte moment when your friend crops you

    out of their Profile picture
    Angelynne Angelynne
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jun 28, 2014

    Fathers Who Kill

       Focus: Murder in the family Fathers who kill their children In the week when one father murdered his four children, and another was jailed for life, Lorna Martin investigates the motives and twisted minds of the men Americans call 'family annihilators'. Are they driven by...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Mar 28, 2011
    TheRandomGamer TheRandomGamer
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Jul 29, 2015

    Seriously?

    Back into the stone ages last night. My friend's son asked me to put together a little wooden toy for him and his mother said "No she can't do it she is a woman we need a man"! I promptly told my daughter to ignore anything this woman tells her unless it's about clothes...
    Patchuli Patchuli
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 16, 2009

    Underground Drunk Invasion

    In the BBC news this morning I saw that the London Underground System had been invaded by drunks on Saturday night to celebrate in the last chance they have to drink on public transport. A couple of stations had to be closed due to the crowd and several arrests were made. Drunken...
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 1, 2008

    I am personally not easily shocked

    and am able to keep s calm demeanor and manor about everything, normally lol My daughters friend who looks nothing like her daddy, she's Native American looking okay a lot Native American looking and her mother is blond haired blue eyed and her father is very obvious not Native...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Oct 2, 2014

    An Indecent Proposal

    i have known this guy for more than a year already. i know he is a great guy and he works in a very good company..that means he is capable of doing something...travel, shopping, movies, dating and most of all capable of providing his family soon.. after several dates, ive come...
    happytoon happytoon
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jun 23, 2009

    In the summer I went to a pool party

    and had a blast. But in one occasion I was just sitting pool side getting some sun and the mother of my friend was siting across from me. She was reading a magazine and I thought nothing of it. I dozed off and when I came to I noticed I had a hard on. I was wearing thin surfer...
    BrianBoyNuke BrianBoyNuke
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Dec 18, 2015

    When I Was 11

    When I was little. I always wanted a horse or at least to rent one. So my birthday was on a monday 5th of september and I got lot's of presants. But then,I started getting weird things like a halter, grooming kit and a new saddle cloth. I was so confused with what was...
    Princess13II Princess13II
    13-15
    May 23, 2012

    Yummy Waiwera.

    I bought Easter eggs for my circle of friends this morning and didn't realise it cost 5 tokens each. I took a peek in my EP bank vault and found out that I'm left with 15 tokens. I am shocked but happy. At last I found a way to get rid of the tokens. My friend, Waiwera, gave...
    Duchessforthright Duchessforthright
    46-50
    2 Responses Apr 1, 2012

    At the time i was 17 years old,

    my mom had gone to work that morning, and my 23 year old cousin was staying with us for some time because he lost his job and had no where to go. After my mom left we just felt freedom. We were sitting on the couch and we were watching a movie until the sex scene came up and i...
    drewpeterson1987 drewpeterson1987
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jun 24, 2014

    Today I was on the phone again with my dad

    and before he hung up he said the words "I love you." I was a little shocked 'cause I don't remember the last time I heard him say those words to me. It makes me confused.
    justthat1girl99 justthat1girl99
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Aug 13, 2015

    In my health class we have these wireless

    remotes that we can answer questions with. It was the end of the course and our teacher told us he has taken a in school survey for many years. He told us he wanted us to answer honestly or not at all. He told us we wouldn't be judged or graded and that the answers wouldn't be...
    Zaqhary Zaqhary
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Mar 3, 2014

    The Father Who Threw His Four-Year-Old Daughter Off A Bridge

    From an Australian newspaper ....This little girl lostAndrea PetrieMarch 29, 2011   Guilty vertict in bridge murder trial The man accused of murdering his four-year-old daughter by throwing her off Melbourne's West Gate Bridge in 2009 has been found guilty. IT was the act...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    7 Responses Mar 28, 2011

    Sex Ed Failure

    When my husband and I found out we were going to have a baby the doctors office set up with a "new parent" appointment. We were given an acre of paper work and we met with an adviser who would be our contact if at any time we had questions. She said "Any questions...
    ohsovery ohsovery
    26-30, F
    1 Response May 5, 2008

    The Murders Of Channon Christian And Christopher Newsom

    Here are some videos and the Wikipedia article. I warn you, the following is hard to watch and read ....            From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia  (Redirected from Channon Christian)Channon Christian and Christopher Newsom Channon Gail Christian, 21, and Hugh...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Mar 28, 2011

    Should I Have Said Electrocuted

    I was 18 and living with my grandfather. I had just taken a shower and was going to dry my hair. Plugged it all in but needed to turn on the light above the sink. It was one of those small lights with a pull chain and the sink had this metal trim around it, like a seal. Anyways...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    Jul 21, 2008
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 14, 2014

    Driving to work in the morning i passed a man

    hosing down the yard in front of his shop, i looked again a bullock had his legs tied front and back not quite on his side struggling fighting to get up, it was in its last throughs of life, blood spilling on the floor where its throat had been cut. I relised i was out side a...
    whitenova whitenova
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Oct 12, 2014

    Today a guy I know got duped.

    He's 29 years old and has a child and girlfriend whom he calls his "wife". Recently he met a 19 year old girl. They got familiar with eachother real quick. Last week he was bragging about his success with 2 females. On the way to his neighborhood today he showed me the text...
    WinterSunShine WinterSunShine
    18-21, M
    Feb 17, 2015

    Who's Darth Vadar's Son?

    Last night Star Wars II came on.  Me and my mom were talking about it and she asks me Who's Luke's father?  I stared at her for a second and smiled.  I said, " Do you remember the line Darth Vadar says 'Luke I am your father' ?" 
    tenderheart08 tenderheart08
    31-35, F
    7 Responses May 5, 2008

    To Realize......

    that I love living here...A year ago I had packed up my son and my cat to move here to be closer to my son's father. We are still civil and social, and had agreed that AJ needed some serious ''DAD'' time...1000 miles away from nearly everyone and everything that I knew... Now I...
    allycat419 allycat419
    46-50, F
    Jul 24, 2008

    I Swear This the Truth

    I will never forget this guys name ,but won't call it here. But he came to school one day and told that he was jackingoff and his female dog ate or licked the *** up . and asked could she get pregant. Boy has times changed.
    bquick bquick
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Feb 12, 2008

    I checked my classes

    for this year online and I found out that I've been placed in English accelerate. I couldn't believe it because I'm never in anything other than mainstream. then when I checked my classmates I realised that everyone I'm with are really smart. It's this how my school thinks of me...
    HopefulMouse HopefulMouse
    16-17, F
    Jan 2, 2015
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