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I Will Never Look Back

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    Moving Forward

    It's okay to look back---but you don't have to stay in the past. We all can choose to move on with our lives. The past is there for a reason---we're supposed to learn from it & know more about ourselves because of it. Past is Past. All we can do is live our lives NOW and do...
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 28, 2009

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    My Life

    was a living hell for 36 years, I was a drug addict for 32 of them. I am writing my story, or part of it in the "I grew up in the streets" experience group. I am all about the here and now, remembering my past, and looking back are not the same thing to me. It gives me...
    sbenson sbenson 46-50, M 2 Responses Nov 29, 2008

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    Just Maybe...

    Before I couldn't help but look back on many things. The past laughs. The past heart aches. The past torture. The past everything! I couldn't help but feel it was actually taking over my life. But looking back one last time I can see on thing. The most important thing. If you...
    WingedGuardian WingedGuardian 13-15, F May 19, 2011

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    I Like This and I Cant Change What I Am

    i am someone who can not change i am some one who dose not hold a grudge im some one who see's women as future wives because if you hurt them now how will they fill with the next person they spend there time with i am some one who never say's go im a person who needs to move...
    reesethebeast reesethebeast 22-25, M Apr 28, 2009

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    Learned My Lesson

    Last time I tried that I fell over tripping on something ahead while looking back.  The back is over with, past, never to be returned to but it still beckons, doesn't it?
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M 4 Responses Nov 6, 2008

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    Look Back

    Look back, not I,When I’m in a race,I always look ahead,‘Cos when you look back,You’re losing time,You could lose the lead,As someone overtakes in style!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Nov 9, 2011

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    From Lion King

    "you have to leave your past behind you" I am looking forward because that's the direction I am going.  I am not wasting time worrying about my past, because I can't change it, all I can do is learn from it.
    loopnscc loopnscc 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 27, 2009

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    I just want to leave my house and never come back, I absolutely hate it here! I can't wait to graduate so I can pack my stuff and head down south<3
    BeccaBoo7869 BeccaBoo7869 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 12

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    “A wise man once said you can have anything in life if you will sacrifice everything else for it. What he meant is nothing comes without a price. So before you go into battle...
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    I hate life. I hate emotion, I hate logic. I feel like I am insignificant, especially to those who say they love me. I try to be happy and yet that just doesn't fit into their...
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    I am in Australia. I feel like there is nobody around who shares my need to escape. Want to leave society with me?
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    Things seemed to be getting better but I was wrong and everything came crashing down, all in a weeks time. I wish I could start over. Move to place that no one knows me. Become a...
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    Lately I have noticed this hatred feeling towards my husband. He even tells me he notice that I have a hatred feeling towards him. I just flat out can't stand him! He plays too...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    I first started thinking about starting a business early on in my life. I would have lemonade stands. I would bike up and down my block, ringing my bell on my bike and sell ice...
    TrailrunnerMN TrailrunnerMN 31-35, M Jul 2

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    So, i chat to a lot of people and also read a lot of experiences on here. I have noticed how many people are still haunted about their past. Whilst i do understand how hard it is...
    Callis78 Callis78 31-35, M Jul 2

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    I haven't given myself to someone 100 percent because I haven't ever felt that comfort, that 'I really really like you" feeling, where I'm happy to be open and not forcing anything...
    emelon12 emelon12 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    The Vietnam war was at its peak in 1968. The Tet offensive started on January 30 and the Pueblo incident with North Korea occurred on January 23. The USAF began operation Port Bow...
    a42g11 a42g11 61-65, M Jul 9

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    Sorry ...but I will never compromise my integrity for anything or anybody. My soul means a lot to me. Although I feel we all swerve from our true path sometimes, we are guided by a...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 8

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    These days nearly everyone follows media and sadly believe in everything they find in them. And majority od those people will think im talking jibberish but it only shows how deep...
    kat8507 kat8507 26-30 Jul 9

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    I will never apologise for being me. I'm me and I won't change for anyone. If you want to change me, you'll never succeed. I just want someone that will accept me for being me
    baconnater3000 baconnater3000 13-15, M Jun 26

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    I can try to play the smart sweet girl or the sexy mysterious girl but in the end there is nothing about me anyone can seem to love. I try to just be myself but that seems to never...
    babybop12 babybop12 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    There was a time I felt that our love was pure and real. I say that with all confidence...even if I was only 16 then. The moment I felt sure I loved you, I knew I could never un...
    takaw takaw 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    I haven't written a story on ep for ages, not a proper one, but I've been looking back through the ones I have written and realised just how much I've grown up and changed. I...
    Sophiesmiles Sophiesmiles 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Finding the One person who has shown me who I truely am has been an AMAZING experience! I know, that no matter how O/our situation turns out, I will never be the same...and for...
    snwnglmkr snwnglmkr 41-45, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Life of being a child is so much fun. I remember when I play outdoor games, volley ball,basketball,Chinese garter and many more.We play also hide and seek, climbing trees,biking...
    Lovesweetlove Lovesweetlove 26-30, F Jun 28

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    There are many but the one i will never forget is Boys like Girls. They are my favorite band since 2006 and i met the lead singer and he was the sweetest person ever and listened...
    WendyDarlin WendyDarlin 18-21, F Jun 29

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    Going to sleep alone and waking up alone could may just be one of the hardest things to get over. It's been a long time since I've shared my bed with someone that I'm starting to...
    GivenToFly182 GivenToFly182 26-30, F 7 Responses Jul 12

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    My life has been wasted...and theres nothing I can do about it. I will never be an artist, author or even an actor💔 Why is my life screwed up and full of catastrophe😫 WHY...
    Miserablechildhood Miserablechildhood 13-15, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Well I used to. I'd been loving him for 6 years. I experienced crying myself to sleep.. I cried in front of the whole student body because I saw him and my friend together. Like...
    Ranessa Ranessa 16-17, F Jun 26

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    Well I used to. I'd been loving him for 6 years. I experienced crying myself to sleep.. I cried in front of the whole student body because I saw him and my friend together. Like...
    Ranessa Ranessa 16-17, F Jun 26

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    I have done some things that I am not proud of. A lot the stuff I can't even believe to this day that I did it. I did these things back when I was in high school. I did these...
    beachboy14u beachboy14u 18-21, T 2 Responses Jul 13

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    I've had 3 girlfriends so far the 1st one I've known since I was 3 and as we progressed on we got to middle school and started dating. I was really really into her and she really...
    Zalbaar Zalbaar 13-15, M Jun 29

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    My husband and I have been married for 10 years but we've been together for 15. During our marriage, he cheated on me twice with two different women. The first woman he actually...
    futureexwife14 futureexwife14 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    All my life I've had that weighted feeling in me and never really felt happiness. Bad relationships meant I never achieved my personal goals. Now at 40 I am in the 3rd yr of...
    genevieve34 genevieve34 36-40, F 3 Responses Jul 6

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    Love doesn't hurt, but a lack of it does. I recently had feelings for 2 guys at the same time. I touched base on them about each other, cos that's the sort of person I am. If...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Jul 8

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    because of shyness, even though I really am interested in people and have a desire to socialize. This is the sole reason I joined this site. Bit of a novel, I'm sorry. I've come...
    yyz1 yyz1 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 29

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    I went to see Vanessa Paradis at the Forum, London.You may know her as Johnny Depp's ex girlfriend whom he had two children with. Or you may remember her as the 14 year old who...
    lavienrose lavienrose 18-21, F Jun 29

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    Spent the last 6 years with someone who I didn't love. The sad part is that because it didn't work out I was hopeless of ever finding someone I could genuinely fall in love with...
    Shey12 Shey12 18-21, F 36 Responses Jul 7

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    I hate growing up seeing how hard it is I don't want to grow up but when I was a kid I always told my mom I can't wait to get older so I can do what I want but I don't care about...
    omfgtori omfgtori 13-15, F Jul 10

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    Go to four hospitals, therapy sessions, different medications (unneeded) and backstabbing family. I want you to walk in my shoes for a week and see how you would feel. It's a game...
    ArtemisMoonGoddess ArtemisMoonGoddess 26-30 1 Response 6 days ago

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    There is no turning back from here. I will live.
    nixf1 nixf1 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    i was afraid of letting you hurt me! that is why i rejected you 3 times. i know very well that you were gonna do this! BUt i liked you so much at the time! you also told me that u...
    cookiez6u6 cookiez6u6 18-21, F Jun 28

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    Whenever I think about love, it's so hard for me to think that it could happen for me. That I don't really see it happening for me. I try to be hopeful but it's so hard when you're...
    emelon12 emelon12 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 7

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    I'm young yes.. But does being young necessarily mean you don't know what love is? Ever since I was a little girl i grew up watching the love stories dreaming that one day that...
    autumnforeverme autumnforeverme 13-15, F Jun 27

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    I love this women so much I could never and never will hurt her x
    AndyBommer AndyBommer 31-35, M 5 days ago

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    As long as we judge each other harshly without taking time to understand each other's point of view...it will always be Men are from Mars and Women are from Venus!!!  I...
    Shewolfiie69 Shewolfiie69 36-40, F 4 Responses Jun 28

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    My mom throughout my childhood has had about ten boyfriends since my dad. She never got too close, never revealed secrets. She also never put me first. It's always been about her...
    naturalnobody naturalnobody 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 28

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    It started when I was younger and all of my friends were just discovering relationships.. I always told them how pointless it was. I would say, "I'm fine alone. I'm going to wait...