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I Was Stung By a Jellyfish

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    Holidays In Florida -   I learned about the simple creature known as the jellyfish the hard and most painful way you could. Every other summer my adoptive parents...
    Dormantdrakon Dormantdrakon 22-25, F Mar 16, 2009

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    I Was Stung By a Jellyfish and Couldn't Use My Hands! - My family was vacationing in Cancun for my brother's graduation, and we decided to go to La Isla de Muerjas. While there my...
    Broking Broking 18-21 Jun 8, 2009

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    In the Philippines - My sisters, cousins, and I went to the D'Coral Beach Resort in Currimao. I got a lot of little jellyfish stings on my arms, hands, and legs. They weren't too...
    paperalias paperalias 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 9, 2008

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    Portuguese Man O' War - When I was little we lived in Kauai for a while. I went swimming and as I was headed back a baby man o'war got wrapped around my legs. I had scars from it...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 21, 2008

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    At Least I Think I Was - Okay so I was at my aunt's family's home on the water of the Chesapeake Bay and there were maybe 5 stray jellies all around the area that I could see. So...
    ladyloves ladyloves 22-25, F Dec 1, 2008

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    Climbing On Top of Each Other - I went to Myrtle Beach maybe two or three years ago with two close family friends. All of the kids were in the ocean. My friends Victoria, Olivia...
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine 18-21, F Jun 12, 2008

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    Multiple Jellyfish, Actually (but All At Once) - It was August, a few years ago. I was swimming at Jones Beach with my dad. Suddenly there were all these little jelly fish...
    JonFurniss JonFurniss 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 9, 2008

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    Plenty of Times. -  Whenever my sister and I would go to visit my grandmother when we were little, we'd always take a trip to the beach. And at the beach, we'd frequently get...
    Jenniedvm Jenniedvm 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 6, 2008

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    not thrown in but still it was nasty!!!! well my friend megan (now we are friends, she used to torment me a lot and thought I was a dork :| ) was tossing up her phone in the air...
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    NONE of this mattered to you.... 1) Helped you through a break up 2) Was understanding when you were sick, unstable, moody. 3) Was there when you were up late at night shaking...
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    When I was a kid, just before second grade, I started wetting the bed and my mother put me back into diapers 24/7. you could do that to a kid back then. I lost all my friends. I...
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    **** yea I was. Drugs,houses,cars,alcohol an all the fun stuff was dirty cheap now they what a lung an a kidney for a pack of cigarettes an a 40z **** me mate.
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    Effeminate Sissy Boi who was always bullied and called names by jealous girls and mean boys. Sigh.
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    I kind of hate that i just wasted time on just nothing. It's nothing since i don't feel happy 'bout it.
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    I admit it - I like to cross-dress. Sometimes, I would put something on, and just for a bit of a rush, take a quick walk around the outside of the house (either from the front door...
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    WORST TIME OF MY ENTIRE LIFE! I previously wrote a different story about a kidnapping mix up, but this time´╝îit was for me. So I was walking my dog, he is a tiny pug. And...
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    It was a horrible and terrifying one. It involved my best friend in it.. I only remember some parts, where we were like a colonized country/city. I just know for certain that we...
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