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I Wish I Could Be a Kid Again

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    Yes!

    Yes!The living in the here and now and the joy of just living in that present moment. Not knowing bad stuff that can happen and does happen and will happen!And as a much as I am now a fully fledged 21st Century adult, enjoying all the mod cons and The Age of Technology, there is...
    liguidgold liguidgold 41-45, F May 18, 2011

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    Song So True.

    Being a kid was easy. You had it made. Nothing to worry about. And I miss that. And these song lyrics completely fit that. Trace Atkins- Your Gonna Miss This She was staring out the window of their SUV Complaning, saying "I can't wait to turn 18" She said "...
    missashshalee missashshalee 18-21, F May 4, 2008

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    No Worries...

    I would love to be a kid again! I had no bills, no problems, no responsibilities and no worries. I had only to worry about my grades and chores. Oh how I long for the old days!
    Duckie77 Duckie77 26-30, F Jan 9, 2008

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    Playing

    I love to play all kinds of games when ever i get the chance to.  Still love to play kickball and anything else I can get others to do.  Love to be chased around and love to do the chaseing
    saggy saggy 41-45, F Jan 7, 2008

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    Yes

    I wish I can be  a kid again. To see through a kid's eyes again.  
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F 3 Responses May 18, 2008

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    Not Neccessarily In Elementry School

    Not a baby or anything but young enough to get a fresh start on dating, a fresh start on developing and understanding me. I wish i could push my first time back a couple of years. I wish i could erase some partners and definitely this husband of mine. I hate the way my life has...
    goldie25 goldie25 31-35, F 5 Responses Mar 10, 2008

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    Funny Isn't It...

    When I was still a kid, I wished I could be grown up fast. When I got older, I wish I could be a kid again. I thought growing up would be cool and you get to do everything on your own. No people to control you or to tell you what you should and shouldn't do. Well hell, how wrong...
    amethyst91 amethyst91 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 5, 2011

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    Longing For Innocence

    i am 20 now, i recently turned 20. even through my late teen years i wished to be younger, and unlike a lot of people i never wanted to grow up fast. even when i was little i hoped it would last forever, and being grown up seemed so far away. i did not know much about the hate...
    SummerDragonfly SummerDragonfly 18-21, F Jan 8, 2012

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    The Good Ol' Days

    I often find myself wishing that I was a little kid again... wishing I had the opportunity to go back and make different decisions... to do things over I know that if I did have that chance, and I did change anything, a lot of things would be different in my life today. And I...
    BeautifulNightmare BeautifulNightmare 22-25, F 1 Response May 4, 2008

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    Innocent

    I wish I could be that young and innocent again. I grew up way too quickly, and now theres no going back. I love how children don't know all the hate there is in the world, well most anyway. It was such a carefree time. *sigh* I wish I had made the most of my childhood instead of...
    AWUK AWUK 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 15, 2007

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    My life ever since moving to this town has been awful. I had a great childhood up to 12 years old. Once 12 hit, it was a gradual downhill spiral to rock bottom. Now at 21, I don't...
    JustThat6irl JustThat6irl 18-21, F May 3

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    I wish could go back to the late 40's just after the war, when things were more civilized and people were more polite and music wasn't auto-tuned; Back when you took notes with a...
    DeathByPandemic DeathByPandemic 70+, M 5 Responses May 2

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    My dad died in June of 2012, we were never really close I guess you could say. I was diagnosed (as teen) with severe asthma, my dad had smoked since he was 15 and he always smoked...
    Lori8151970 Lori8151970 41-45, F May 20

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    DayDay(10/11) and Noska(9) Taken Back to Finland in 2003- In December 2003, just as I was about to be handed final divorce decrees along with Sole Custody of my children in two...
    StartingOver69 StartingOver69 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    Whatever else may happen in my life, I know this much is true...that I am blessed beyond measure to have my two beautiful children in my life, and to be able to call myself their...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 41-45, F 14 Responses May 10

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    hey there, i had as a child more than only one bad experience. My memories reach from abuse to really badly hurt. My Mother with a lot of time for men but only hate for her...
    sundina sundina 22-25, F 3 Responses May 15

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    i was kidnapped twice but this is the most recent one it happened last year and i am ready to share It was march 30th 2014 i was home alone llate at night my parents were oyt...
    VegEvie VegEvie 18-21, F 2 Responses May 20

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    I am really into kidnapping and being tied up. I often dream about this: I am walking in a street, late night. Suddenly someone appears, it becomes black and I pass out. I slowly...
    jennamorrisongirl jennamorrisongirl 18-21, F 5 Responses May 14

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    Yes i wish my father raised me and my sisters differently. I dont know how to complain to dad or even laugh with him or share any emotions ,thats how he raised us. Now dad has...
    saudifemale saudifemale 18-21, F May 7

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    naturalnews.com printable article Originally published June 23 2010 Humans vs. the environment - A thought experiment by Mike Adams, the Health Ranger, NaturalNews Editor...
    Hiddenheart101 Hiddenheart101 56-60, F 6 days ago

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    I wish I could make good money around where I live so I didn't have to work on the road and could make enough to raise my kids and be with them ALOT more. I miss them terribly it...
    kayegela kayegela 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    I wish I wasn't so hard on myself but I'm afraid if I stop I won't have any motivation to move forward. It's as if I have this real of all my shortcomings and it just plays again...
    honestlyanonymouslyme honestlyanonymouslyme 22-25, F May 3

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    On April 22, 2012 I left my home of 6years and husband due to physical and mental abuse. I had been beaten and raped in my garage for 2days. I escaped when my 6yr old unlocked the...
    HeartbrokenMotherof4 HeartbrokenMotherof4 22-25, F 1 Response May 10

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    This is also the reality of abortion and valid reason to say No to abortion. May you never have to think about abortion as a solution for your problem! Among pro-lifers, it is...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 51-55, M 3 days ago

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    I'm not against abortion because I think it's murder. Of course not. For me a person isn't a person until brain activity starts, which is at 54 days. But I'm against it because...
    ThatGirlSara2 ThatGirlSara2 18-21, F 2 Responses May 1

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    When you were in front of me in flesh I never understood you and your actions as you never spoke your feelings out loud and you did all the things that are wrong and selfish. I...
    Trappedself Trappedself 22-25, F 1 Response May 9

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    I wish we could have raised the older kids better and I wish me and my partner had gotten together sooner.
    Morrgin Morrgin 31-35, F May 11

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    I have two older sisters, they were abused, I was only 5 and could not do anything to protect them from that, they said they have given it to God and have forgiven him, but I still...
    squeezenbiteme squeezenbiteme 31-35, M 1 Response May 16

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    I am not feeling well. I was here a couple years ago trying to deal with a break up. Now I'm back with another horror story. This time with a narcissist. A complete jerk. He loves...
    anonymous2015x anonymous2015x 22-25, M 2 Responses May 18

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    "First Love" Bull. I wish i could delete everything you ever said to me. I wish i could delete all the memories so i could stop the flashbacks. I wish i could delete the memory of...
    Lottie97 Lottie97 18-21, F 5 Responses May 20

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    I wish I was so I could take credit for the awesome music. Everyone thinks that kids that are born in 99 arent really 90's babies. I love the 90's. I wish we could go back. But I...
    kloudkat kloudkat 16-17, T 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'd have them standing at parade rest against the wall in no time.
    doomsdaysmores doomsdaysmores 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    I wish I could change how every time I make a response or comment I have to be reminded to respond with authenticity, support, and respect like I am a kid. Shame it has to be this...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 1 Response May 5

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    I think that if there were a relaxation of laws against toplessness simultaneous with positive publicity against gawking, and a public education campaign (billboards about just...
    JustmeinSeattle JustmeinSeattle 61-65, M 4 Responses May 7

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    Please don't judge. I feel as awful making that statement as you do reading it but it is honestly how I feel. I am 41 years old and have been married for 11 years. My wife and I...
    kydadof2 kydadof2 41-45, M 1 Response May 1

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    I used to smoke when I was a kid, but stopped several years ago before I had kids. I have been having a really hard to recently and one day during a break at work I was talking to...
    Jacksmoker Jacksmoker 26-30, M May 18

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    It was a Friday night when we all as a family were exited that it was my sweet sixteenth birthday. It was a windy day in May and through the night. When i woke up this morning it...
    random07 random07 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    This is a love story. Back in the year 2009 I fell in love with a man from Poland. I was 18 years old and he swept me off my little feet. Still now I often think about him. But he...
    auby91 auby91 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I have every other weekend visitation with my DS toddler son and teenage daughter. Husband's divorce attorney wants limited/restricted contact as part of his divorce petition (my...
    KimberlyFrankly KimberlyFrankly 46-50, F 4 Responses May 3

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    So I am driving home tonight after picking up my kids from school the windows are down and the music is up. We are all three singing along. Then my son asked me to turn the radio...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 8 Responses May 4

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    These are the times I wish I could delete so much from my mind. Waking up mid sleep and my kid is racing with thoughts I don't want to remember.
    brinababygirl87 brinababygirl87 26-30, F May 10

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    Someone might as well just k!ll me.... No one likes me... My sisters treat me like crap they team up on me and they're my dad's favorite so it's like I don't exist... I'm ugly I'm...
    FadingStarrr FadingStarrr 16-17, F 5 Responses May 12

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