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I Was Supposed to Be Someone Else

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 53 People

    I Guess You Could Say I Was Supposed To Be A Lot Of Things

    but im still young and everybody makes mistakes young or old and I like who I am becoming just like a post said below Thanks for reading my story :)
    PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 9, 2011

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    But I Like Who I Am Becoming

    I was having a pretty good life up until nearly a decade ago. I'd fought my way through misery, had therapy for a few years, got back to work, built up my career and reached my ambitious goal. Life was great. And just when life is getting great, something bad happens. My partner...
    Perturbee Perturbee 46-50, F Oct 5, 2009

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    What Happened to the Real Me?

    I had many ambitions and dreams when I was a teenager. I had planned on being a lawyer possibly or to be a big business manager somewhere. Those dreams faded when I became pregnant at the tender age of 16. Becoming a wife and mother at that age kind of changes your plans and...
    cinfullynn cinfullynn 46-50, F 8 Responses Feb 24, 2008

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    One Wrong Turn Of Many

    She was my most intense crush. We rode the same bus, sat toward the front, being outside the in groups, being stoners, disdaining current music. For those few years we talked every day on the bus, we had the same small circle of friends. But she was a year ahead of me, and I...
    rattleschains rattleschains 41-45, M Feb 14, 2013

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    If it's the only of saving you, then, why not?
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    Puzzled in my life!!! I love someone and messaged him once in Facebook. He just saw my message and didn't reply. I never told him I love or like him. But it expressed my admiration...
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    I think black girls are beautiful just the way they are, recently I've noticed that they are trying so hard to be another race than what they are. The fake hair, bleaching of skin...
    Jesma Jesma 31-35 Jun 22

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    to myself im very too outspoken easy to talk to always comes off pleasant, talks hella a lot, very childlike ( only close friends see that side) serious when needed...what id wanna...
    apperentlyicanthavemynameagain apperentlyicanthavemynameagain 18-21, F Jun 22

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    Yes..i would love to have someone in my life who would know me, understand me much more than i know my own self to tell me about the flaws i have, the good as well as the bad...
    Elaina12 Elaina12 18-21, F Jun 21

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    More like to see how i look and act... and if I'm attractive šŸ˜‚ but yeah
    DQcountry DQcountry 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 21

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    This I think would be interesting. Then I could see what I need to fix about myself. And what I'm really like.
    kRypt0lite kRypt0lite 22-25 Jun 21

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    Or do I? What if met me and thought I was a *****? That would be awkward!
    CaffeineJunky CaffeineJunky 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 21

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    I'd probably find out some stuff about myself that I didn't want to know.
    LonerToMost84 LonerToMost84 16-17, M Jun 20

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    Well, I'm in love with the groom but I'm not the bride. How do I forget you!? Your wedding was really nice, goodness gracious this is messed up.
    VictoriasSecrets24 VictoriasSecrets24 22-25, F Jun 20

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    I'd take a bullet for my best friend. He is my rock if anything happened to him I'd be gone.. He means a lot to me.
    wanttobeokay wanttobeokay 13-15, F Jun 20

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    I actually wouldn't want to meet myself. we'd have so much in common it would get pretty boring pretty quick.
    dnikalee1 dnikalee1 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    that would be cool..........
    bmorev bmorev 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    I think I'm awesome, but I'm probably biased. I would like to know what it's like to talk to me.
    WalkingMyOwnPath WalkingMyOwnPath 41-45, M Jun 20

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    I already did. A girl was gonna kill herself and I promised to love her if she stopped. She did and now has no intention of ever letting me go
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