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I Wish I Could Be a Kid Again

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    Where to begin.......my childhood sucked and I wasn't really aloud to be a kid....my decisions were made for me by a stepmom and I was allowed no room for error. .....I was forced...
    bykerboy011 bykerboy011 22-25, M Apr 10

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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 2 days ago

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    I'm tired of feelings.... weather I'm happy or sad emotion always makes me numb......I don't why I'm feeling like this... am I going crazy?... cause even if there's a concrete...
    Ehnyl Ehnyl 18-21 Apr 15

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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 4 days ago

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    hello, I wanted to ask where to get financial help? I have 28 years, wife and 2 year old son. For many years we have problems with loans, still we lack money for everything and for...
    karollublin karollublin 26-30, M 4 hrs ago

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    I’m still in love with you, and I want you so to love me. If I had the nerve, I’d stay and lie, hoping that I could make you love me again as I am, for myself. And so forget...
    lifeisunfairrr lifeisunfairrr 16-17, F 1 Response 40 mins ago

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    I wish I hadn't pushed you away, I wish I had kept you close. I wish I hadn't been so cruel. because I don't want to lose you to her. I don't want to speak to you every once in a...
    mystiere13 mystiere13 16-17, F 4 hrs ago

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    I wish I could delete some events yeah! I would probably be a more normal person!
    africalaskin18 africalaskin18 16-17, F 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    So many people wish that they had powers or wish they had lots of money, or a better job or other things or even wish they were the opposite gender. There is just so many wishes...
    jon200547 jon200547 26-30, M Apr 7

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    Kidney stones suck. Really. They just suck. The pain is over the top. It’s too much. It starts in the stomach and then quickly moves around to the back. Then it comes back around...
    FriendlyBryan FriendlyBryan 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    I choose to post in this group as it's a group that was started by me. And just to clarify, the days of hate are behind me. Perhaps I will create another group in time when...
    koh72 koh72 41-45, M 5 Responses Apr 23

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    Hi I go by Fruitypunch15 on here.I thought I would share one of my personal experience.See I have talk about my parents that I can not trust.But I dont think I got to explain why I...
    Fruitypunch15 Fruitypunch15 31-35 5 days ago

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    yea I miss the good old days when I could come out naked and play, dance under rain never have to worry about anything I wish I could do it all again....
    ojeezy ojeezy 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 23

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    8 ways to make your mornings more pleasant (and productive): "The first couple hours of the day can have a significant impact on the rest; take the time to improve them and it...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 41-45, F 10 Responses Apr 24

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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 3 days ago

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    I was talking with my lawyers secretary and she couldn't remember who I was until I pointed out when I met her. She was probably 42 years old kind of on the bad looking side and I...
    sandman234567 sandman234567 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 8

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    I'm 14 and wish someone would kidnap me. Don't hate my wishes. Reply if you could ;)
    Meltatum Meltatum 13-15, F Apr 28

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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 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    i wish that one girl was deleted from my mind 😒 she was never meant to be there she made my life miserable
    mals14 mals14 16-17, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    Why kids need to be allowed here.It is risky even if they share telephone numbers and pictures with other kids .Predators can get access to them.So kids should be made aware of...
    whitesunshine87 whitesunshine87 46-50, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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    Yesterday i hhad a concert for an honers band i was in. my family said they would come. My sister is in band too shes 18 and she usualy comes to my band things unlinke my...
    ilfyst ilfyst 13-15, F Apr 26

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    I wish i could take these two and remove the fear and pains of there young live away..... My wife and i love them dearly. There great kids in my book. They know where to turn if...
    ImHungry2 ImHungry2 51-55, M Apr 13

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    Certain things make me remember old times...times that I miss, people I wish I'd never met or never become disillusioned of...things I wish I'd said, but at the same time, I'm glad...
    iridesca iridesca 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 15

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    I wish birth was simpler. I wish we didn't have to push out kids with so much pain. The guy just sits there and hold they're wife hand or girlfriend hand. I wish guys can help out...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 6 Responses Apr 22

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    There it is again, that feeling. Its creeping in, taking a hold of me. Soon there will be little of me left. I do what i can, I struggle, I fail. What use is it to struggle when...
    JickalisBlackthorn JickalisBlackthorn 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 27

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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 4 days 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 23 hrs ago

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    im so tired of feeling let down all the time. im tired of the hurt an pain i go through each an every day. i hate how i struggle to be happy. its not a good feeling, depression...
    NikkiBaby1698 NikkiBaby1698 16-17, F Apr 18

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    long story short when I met my bf his kids where amazing they acted kind and respectful. then my 11 month old son from my previous marriage was killed by his father's mother. I...
    angrystepmom angrystepmom 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 19

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    There seems to be alot of people who just can't take a hint that you don't want to be friends. I had this "friend" for about 5 years. She would make dates with me and tell me she...
    puddetat puddetat 61-65, F 1 Response Apr 25

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    I'm cleaning up my circle, no offense to some of you, I am truly sincerely sorry if you had toxic or Narcissistic parent(s). I had been thinking about the probably and possibility...
    koh72 koh72 41-45, M 3 Responses Apr 12

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    I'm cleaning up my circle, no offense to some of you, I am truly sincerely sorry if you had toxic or Narcissistic parent(s). I had been thinking about the probably and possibility...
    koh72 koh72 41-45, M 5 Responses Apr 12

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