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I Wish I Could Be a Kid Again

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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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    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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    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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    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!

    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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    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

    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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    Everyone has a kid side in them just more than others I am mature yet not at the same time im kiddish when I want to but I'm a adult when it's needed Anyone also like that?
    Bennythebull7 Bennythebull7 13-15, M 1 hr ago

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    Me too I am single and I'm 26 and I wish I would matter to someone and I wish I was everything to someone
    jgrosss jgrosss 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    Maybe I'm diffrent. Or perhaps difficult to understand at times.I know I'm not a beauty queen,but my inner beauty shines through my personality.I don't ask for material things,nor...
    KAYDUBAU KAYDUBAU 31-35, F 3 hrs ago

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    I feel like i don't have any friends they never understand anything I'm going through i have anxiety so it's hard for me to talk to them about the way i feel about certain things...
    Snowbunny8711 Snowbunny8711 16-17, F 3 hrs ago

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    I do wish to meet some however sometimes people are t all they seem. I quite often ponder 'are they really what they say they are?' Sometimes they might be but others they may not...
    thedimone thedimone 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Hi, my name is... Not going to say? It's a name I gave myself because I hate my own name. I don't know what this site is about, I just know I read a few trip reports from people...
    SadLifeForLife SadLifeForLife 18-21, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    One day when I was reading outside a group of kindergardeners were walking by, enthusiasticly talking, screaming out every new observation. "See there's a millipede!!" all the kids...
    Ennah Ennah 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    I learned it again today. My parents didn't want to let me go to an expensive waterpark and I called my mother a bad name. Ouch, it still hurts.
    erik2000erik200 erik2000erik200 13-15, M 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    1) I'd want the power to bring peace, love, health and happiness to whomever I meet. 2) I'd wish to transition into a beautiful woman 3) I'd wish for everyone I know to be 100...
    JessicaDale JessicaDale 51-55 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    Especially as I've grown up into a Woman/mother. Yes i am human but am not perfect there's things in my past that i regret but can't change. But I've came to peace with it and...
    carmel2015 carmel2015 31-35, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    It's the cruellest feeling. Your brain knows nothing can possibly happen you get used to that but your stupid heart just won't let go. Every time they walk in the room, you hear...
    CaffeineJunky CaffeineJunky 18-21, F 10 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    If I have only me to live for, I would smoke, ride motorbikes and travel the world on a whim. I would quit my job and get a new one when I want. I could go back to school and study...
    RyuAra RyuAra 26-30, F 14 hrs ago

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    Im 17 and decided I want to adopt a toddler, some people say Im too young for this desicion, but I think girls my age already have kids so I can decide. Its not like Im adopting...
    ahache ahache 16-17, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    Sometimes I wish I didn't know what I know today about growing up as a child. The things I saw and heard are all coming back to me now as the years pass by. I wish I had a delete...
    cyndeerella cyndeerella 31-35, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    I can't ever see getting remarried. What is the benefit anymore if you're not having kids? Can't we express our feelings for commitment without the potential legal issues of...
    xcountry xcountry 46-50, M 14 hrs ago

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    I am pratap from India . Passport holder . I selling my kidney AB+ , 50 years , male , no smoking , no drinking needed person can call 919452631264
    ram1965 ram1965 46-50, M 16 hrs ago

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    I wish I could forget her.... she made me so happy.... but every time I think of her now, ikj wish someone would shoot me.... I was in love.... and still am....
    100BlackRoses 100BlackRoses 16-17, F 18 hrs ago

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    I refuse to let my illness beat me. How can i learn to have fun again? also, how do i learn to have fun when facing big issues? please i want to be carefree like when i was a kid...
    awesomeguy3125 awesomeguy3125 26-30, M 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    My cocktail of pain meds kills most of my emotions such as crying, loss of friends or family, etc. I only recently had a special lady on here lift the iron curtain holding my...
    boldtimer boldtimer 66-70, M 1 day ago

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    I feel horrible wishing this and never thought I'd be in this dark place. I've hit my breaking point. My husband has betrayed me and we are on the verge of divorce. Our two kids...
    Lin17 Lin17 31-35, F 1 day ago

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    I'm new to this site but I need advice. I've been dating my boyfriend for little over a year now. He helped me out of a really bad past relationship. My previous boyfriend had no...
    AsianBlonde AsianBlonde 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    It's a bit of a read. But it's a tiny part of the last 4 years: I was only 17 when I fell in love. It happened very unexpectedly and fast that I wasn't entirely sure what was...
    AlexR94 AlexR94 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I was 17 years old and 3 months pregnant when I met him. I was all alone and so scared. We immediately took to each other and fell in love quick. It wasn't until after I had my son...
    onlyhuman1 onlyhuman1 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    When is enough enough? I've always try to help others when needed and if I'm able to. I get a sense of accomplishment, a good deed done that benefits those than me. Lately I've...
    FightingPhoenix FightingPhoenix 46-50, M 2 Responses Jul 20

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    I really want to know what my future will be like, like how many boyfriends I will have or will I even have one boyfriend. Who I will marry, where I will live, will I be happy...
    Abelsgirl1 Abelsgirl1 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    I wish I could have superpowers aloud me to know about all phaedos whereabouts and where all kidnapped kids are kept, that I could free all kids and make phaedos bleed for...
    davinchi69code davinchi69code 36-40, M Jul 16

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    I wish could just natural sing I have a great singing voice but it needs work and I'm not a singer so I'm not practicing.I will maybe practice singing a song 4 me future wife on...
    martinez93 martinez93 22-25, M Jul 16

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    Today has been tough! I cant sleep and im well just mad and alne. I have many co-workers and people in my personal life that love to express their feelings/disgust about...
    justlivin4fun justlivin4fun 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I'm beginning to dislike going to the movies.Because what do you find at The Cinema's? Kids! They spoil the fun of ever going to the movies again with their annoying behavior...
    FrostyElsie FrostyElsie 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    ...and so the story goes. I won't start at the wayyy beginning, I'll start at middle school. In 7th and 8th grade I was hot ish. I knew the majority of people and the majority of...
    DarkAngel24 DarkAngel24 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    to feel safe and have the unconditional love and acceptance. the structure and discipline
    thenewmelol thenewmelol 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    I wish i could. As a kid everything was just easy! When i think back in my life or looking at old photos, i want to go back sometimes. the moment was catched by a camera, but the...
    blueskybutterfly blueskybutterfly 18-21, F Jul 12

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