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I Wish Bad Things Didnt Happen To Good People

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    Sometimes...

    But sometimes, if bad things didn't happen to a good person, they wouldn't be the good person that they are today.
    xosecretidentityxo xosecretidentityxo 16-17, F Dec 2, 2013

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    I Challenge This With A Question In Return:

    Why do good things happen to bad people?
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 28, 2013

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    To all the good people: At a constant war with

    life. It's ammunition makes us suffer. Until there's nothing left to defend ourselves with but faith. Faith that there's a reason for our constant battle. That there's something better waiting for us. There's nothing left. So it seems. when this is all designed to be a dream...
    Girlfromplanetearth Girlfromplanetearth 22-25, F Dec 30, 2013

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    Man Down, Man Down!!!

    For those of you who don't know already. I've been with the same woman for 28 years, married for 23. Two great children, both girls, 17 and 23. I have lived my life, for my family, devoted and loving. In June of last year, my Wife lost faith in me and fell out of love for me. The...
    Mencrytoo Mencrytoo 46-50, M 5 Responses Mar 3, 2013

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    :'(

    My heart <3 and condolences go out to the families, friends and other workers of the 19 firefighters who lost their lives in Yarnell, Arizona. TRUE heroes who risked their lives to stop a force as indestructible and remorseless as a fire. They are real heroes, not like cops...
    ThereIsNoName ThereIsNoName 31-35, F Jul 1, 2013

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    They don't deserve it!

    Why should good people suffer?!? It's painful to watch a good person being put down and almost destroyed because of the overloading overwhelming bad things! I don't get it... good people work their socks off and put in every effort they got and they don't get what they deserve...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 28, 2014

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    Sad News

    I work with several clients helping manage their claims. One very nice man recently lost his wife to cancer. It spread from her breasts to her brain and it was a painful, slow death but they seemed to be a very loving famiy and well prepared for the inevitable. Honestly, is...
    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 4 Responses Aug 8, 2013

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    Are being punished by god?

    ...did he create the devil based off from our sins?...is it karma or is it a curse from above?....I wish I knew where all this bad luck came from:(
    PuppetMaster87 PuppetMaster87 26-30, M Jan 9, 2014

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    But...

    Of course I wish that bad things didn't happen to good people. But they do and all the wishing in the world isn't likely to change that.So I choose to accept that it's a fact of life...and move forward.I choose to help people in the throes of bad things happening. I choose to...
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 28, 2012

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    Good Friends

    One of my best friends ever has been very unfortunate health-wise. Well, actually three have, but this is about one of them. She's one of the nicest and coolest people I've ever met; I've only heard her say bad things about people a total of 5 times ever. She really wouldn't hurt...
    nudgette nudgette 22-25, F Dec 2, 2013

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    Why?

    why the bad things happen to good people? my good friend is kinda not happy :( her dad died last year in 6 grade(begin of 6 grade)her little brother was 6,7 i think.and she lives with her mum and little brother,and they don't have lot of money,she can't wear makeup(because of...
    JustMeeeeee JustMeeeeee 13-15, F Mar 5, 2012

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    Why?

    Why does it work this way? All the wonderful people I know always have something horrible happen to them. They don't deserve it. Meanwhile, all of the worthless, cruel people that do bad things & treat people like crap, have everything. I am still waiting for karma to catch up...
    GreenSkye84 GreenSkye84 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 1, 2012

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    It really hurts when I see something terrible

    happening to a good person, its like I ask a question to GOD y did u do tht to them and y is it thm to suffer, wen they never did wrong for anyone. its sad.
    Blackangel4u Blackangel4u 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 28, 2014

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    The Perfect Example

    One of my best friends is probably the greatest guy I know. But for the last two years nothing but bad things happen to him. It seems like everyday, something new is going wrong. What I hate the most is there is nothing I can do. Nothing at all. Makes me feel like a terrible...
    wonderstruck77 wonderstruck77 31-35, F Feb 24, 2013

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    Lean On Me..

    I always look at the people around me and see that all the good people is put thru hell, but the ones that deserve it doesnt ever seem to recieve the bullsh!t.. I look at some of my friends and wonder what did they do to deserve all this pain. I guess thats just a mystery.. I...
    hellontheheart hellontheheart 18-21, F Apr 16, 2012

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    So there's this app called Uber.

    If you haven't heard of it, it an app where you can schedule a car to pick you up. Anyone can be an Uber taxi, you just need a car. So my friend called his Uber, it picked him up and they were on their way... On the highway my friend ( who is a male) was pulled out if the cab...
    dsasl dsasl 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 9, 2014

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    I know right? I've never done anything bad!

    I've donated my money to charity, I want to help the world..I'm kind and selfless and yet bad things happen to me... I might have to get knee surgery and now my right eye is all goofed up....eye...surgery sounds horrible. I'd rather die.
    ForeverStarrs ForeverStarrs 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 25, 2014

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    The Truth

    i don't because you might be a good person but maybe you're much stronger than you think you are, so it's something called discipline that helps you get stronger: like wise, those who never fell, never learned anything new. 1 corinthians 10:13 "no temptation has overtaken you...
    DelilahAriah DelilahAriah 13-15, F Sep 10, 2012

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    I don't know why I hate myself, I don't know why I hate my life........ Nothing bad happened in to my life so I think I'm being immature hating my life....... I think it's better...
    laineswift13 laineswift13 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    I feel for the good ones when they lose. before writing anything here first I dont want to wound anybody reading my story as it may hurt them but what is good people in general...
    psycruler psycruler 31-35, M a week ago

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    I hate that all the time i see good people go down. They don't deserve sadness they don't deserve tears, why does karma eat the bad people??? I don't get this unfair world. They're...
    Boraboo Boraboo 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I was living in California in my early 20's, my boyfriend lived in Compton, a bad part of town for me to drive over there at night, but I did it anyway. He wasn't home. I drove to...
    ceywat ceywat 51-55, F 7 Responses 1 day ago

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    This also happens much more often than it should like good people finish last or miss out despite how good they are at school you are a goodie two shoes and seems when you are a...
    EdwardIX EdwardIX 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 22

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    Just heard my cousin (24) was in a car accident yesterday. New Years. She got toasted and got in her car and drove away with the state police, university police, and city police...
    Gayminniemouse Gayminniemouse 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    Good girls do bad things sometimes
    darkprinsus darkprinsus 13-15, F 7 Responses 3 days ago

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    Most cops are good people. I guess all those people who's biased and say cops are the evilest people, they probably had some unpleasant experiences with the cops loll. They are...
    JamesLindberg JamesLindberg 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 20

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    cant tell if its hotter to be called a bad girl or a good girl. ok guess i can be both
    uhkenz uhkenz 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 14

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    i have met some nice and caring people during the time i have been here, it was a harsh time a while ago, but now, i can say that YEAH, THERE ARE STILL GOOD PEOPLE
    ElliasA ElliasA 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 13

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    I believe....... if you do good, nothing bad can happen with you. I try to walk on the path of honesty, try not to hurt anyone. I don't have big dreams cause, I have everything...
    Male4Fun69 Male4Fun69 41-45, M Jan 8

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    My dream is to prove everyone wrong. My goal is for everyone's eyes to be wide open with their expressions on their faces full of surprise and their mouths wide open. I'll...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    There's no such thing as a separate mental illness. The government allows people to live home bound reclusive lives and that's the cause of this bull crap. It's not your fault or...
    kiddishguy kiddishguy 26-30, M Jan 3

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    i wish i believed people when they called me beautiful or cute or pretty. i wish i saw myself the way they do, but i don't really feel like i ever will.
    xxbangbangxx xxbangbangxx 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    Everyone says I'm so skinny and pretty, but I just see a fat, ugly person in the mirror. Someday I'd like to see what everyone else sees. I'll never be good enough for the guy I...
    Madscheers512 Madscheers512 13-15 Jan 5

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    I bought this old Avon cologne at the thrift store that was one my dad used to have when I was little and it smells so good. So mom and I get up at the counter and I'm smelling...
    mguinm mguinm 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    Let people know today how much you appreciate and cherish them. Many times we forget to recognize people simply for who they are, and instead focus too much on what they can do...
    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 14

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    when people say I'm beautiful, I often wonder if they just say it to make me feel better?
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F Jan 5

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    I'm not but so many people say i am...I never believe it...
    EternallyHeartBroken EternallyHeartBroken 13-15, F Jan 8

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    Muslim worker at Paris kosher grocer saved customers from gunman by hiding them in walk-in freezer A Muslim employee of a kosher grocery store in Paris is being hailed as a hero...
    CaptainJackass CaptainJackass 22-25, M Jan 11

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    I would like to take this opportunity to thank, the many kind people I have encountered in my life. I also feel blessed to have been able to witness the light in a persons eyes...
    valiant62 valiant62 36-40, M 4 days ago

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    You can only take so much. And when you lose it, that's when everyone realizes. They realize when it's too late. They judge you for what only they realize without knowing the full...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F Jan 16

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    Dear you, I may be thousands of miles away but you're still in my thoughts... slw
    submissivelittlewoman submissivelittlewoman 41-45, F Jan 6

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    I had a few best friends but then they moved away, one to Colorado and one to Japan. We have drifted apart now and when they are in town they don't even reach out to me.
    funnyquirky funnyquirky 36-40, M Jan 7

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    While at the gym this morning, an attractive man that I occasionally see there approached me today. He told me that he had to know my name because I am beautiful. I thanked him...
    Deedle623 Deedle623 51-55, F 6 Responses Jan 4

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    As a girl on this website I get the typical messages of how pretty or cute I am from the creeps but at the end of the day I don't believe anything they say because I know they just...
    Savone52798 Savone52798 16-17, F Jan 5

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    I keep hearing that... and it's not like I'm bridge troll ugly... I just don't believe I am better than painfully average... I am 5'7" tall. average... size 12. average. mouse...
    AnotherAngryWoman AnotherAngryWoman 36-40, F Jan 5

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    I get compliments a lot about my appearance but when I look in the mirror sometimes I just don't see it. I've never been the conceited type, I hate those.
    xliah xliah 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    my boyfriend and friends tell me im beautiful all the time but for some reason i dont feel the same way, i look at my self and see so many flaws. my boyfriend sees them but tries...
    mlhenry mlhenry 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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