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I Wish I Could Be a Kid Again

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 164 People

    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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    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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    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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    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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    Yes

    I wish I can be  a kid again. To see through a kid's eyes again.  
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F 3 Responses May 18, 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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    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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    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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    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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    Can I just be a little kid again? No stress, no worries, just fun. I ****** up on everything.
    BrutallyHonest316 BrutallyHonest316 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 6

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    Sometimes I wish I was still a kid , being a teenager is stressful and disappointing ...
    anushmi anushmi 13-15, F 3 Responses Sep 18

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    We could talk about your crazy habit of always running late for the same bus everyday! You could laugh at my daft ideas on how to entertain each other. But that was then.
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Sep 16

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    Every time something good happens with my life I just want to tell me dad. It sucks not being able to pick up the phone and talk to him. Every girl needs her father to look up to...
    OwnWhoYouAre OwnWhoYouAre 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 15

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    I would love to go back and be a kid again. Not have to worry about anything.. I miss being a kid.
    MrsKAura MrsKAura 18-21, F 3 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    Truth or Death I am in a bunker, inside I see my wife and child. To the side my comfort, food family foresight. It is decorated evenly, as I wished. She smiles a beautiful smile...
    ymfas ymfas 26-30, M 1 hr ago

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    I lost my Dad when I was four so yea....I have a had a lot of time to think about his death, fathers, him and well, everything. I was four and although I was in the room right...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 13

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    My husbands kids want to eat all day long. I know they are young and growing but every five minutes I hear I want nummies coming from a five yr old daughter and a two yr old little...
    hart1012 hart1012 31-35, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Among our favorite Vietnam holidays, this two week vacation can be a mixed cocktail, made up of all of our top experiences. It starts in the lively Old Quarter of Hanoi...
    Temple2516ja Temple2516ja 31-35, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    There is no reason to blame God for the worlds problems. The Bible explains very well why we have disease, illness, and natural disasters. Adam and Eve ate from the forbidden tree...
    BogsBinny BogsBinny 18-21, M 2 Responses 15 mins ago

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    I don't wanna hear any cry even if I cry too. Yes, I cry silently only to release the tension and emotional load off my chest. I always cry alone because I don't wanna let anyone...
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 10

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    My story is up on my profile under "I am me, I am you, I am them". This one is for something I witnessed and decided to stop, there are several incidences like this, but this was...
    CongratulationS CongratulationS 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 13

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    being blessed with such a rare talent, you could have been one of the best running backs ever. Adrian (all day) Peterson... You are a sick man. Abusing your two sons ESPECIALLY...
    Spencaa92 Spencaa92 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 17

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    Telling my experience is like carefully unraveling delicate threads one by one from a blanket of chaos. My children are 4 and 6. They were born into a marriage of abuse loosely...
    Benandmcsmom Benandmcsmom 31-35, F Sep 18

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    My name is Gabriel. I shall start from my first friend. His name was Alex. Unlike the other kids in kinder he didn't judge me based on how I dressed or even on how I refused to let...
    GARLITH GARLITH 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 4

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    We use organic lawn fertilizers which limit run off and produce much better and much more drought tolerant root programs.Bulbs are a great option for people who wish to delight in...
    Cameronzpg2937 Cameronzpg2937 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 7

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    My husbands five yr old acts like a two yr old, when it comes to the simplest task. She is every tall for her age, she is the size of an 8 yr old. But putting shoes on I can't so...
    hart1012 hart1012 31-35, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Lost And Found For Two Decades-Officially no warrant has ever been issued for either my mother or her husband, which means I was never considered kidnapped. It is well known and...
    AlphahatesOmega AlphahatesOmega 18-21, M 3 hrs ago

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    I just gave my 2 1/2 year old her first Oreo. She's chowing down, notices her hands, drops the cookie and says "Yo! My hands! Wipe peas!" While giving me a "come on" gesture! This...
    mmissy1012 mmissy1012 31-35, F 1 Response 53 mins ago

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    Fell in love for the first time 20 yrs ago with a man who thought I was much older than I was. I lied about my age. I really liked him but we only saw each other off and on for a...
    Ladygrey79 Ladygrey79 31-35, F 3 Responses Sep 21

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    Just something I wanted to share It was a day like no other. Who would have I would be getting a call at 10:20 in the morning on august 16. Its my brother in law and im wondering...
    JoAnnE25 JoAnnE25 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 8

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    My whole life's been thunders and storm. Every night i cry myself to bed wishing that tomorrow will not come. I fear the day where all the scene of the wicked are actively working...
    whyfeelpain whyfeelpain 22-25 Sep 10

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    the most of my life passed by seeing my father lying on the roads, drunk. my mother hitting me over my childhood curiosities like opening up the fridge a lot many times and my...
    smilingbabaji smilingbabaji 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I wish I was having a baby shower. Everyone keeps asking if I'm having one, it's kind of depressing. I'm not bothering with one this time around because my first two were a bust...
    vault101 vault101 26-30, F Sep 22

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    I don't really have people I can trust anymore, it feels like all I have is my boyfriend & my bestfriend. that's it .. I really wish I can have more friends that I can really...
    erikamariahxo erikamariahxo 13-15, F 4 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Sometimes I could be having a good day and then I just have random memories of me doing or saying embarrassing stuff and it puts me in a ****** mood. I was an awkward kid. Edit: I...
    Selphira Selphira 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 15

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    my childhood.i was watching local videos today about politicsand I started thinking about my elementary schools zoning policies and how they used to be trying to shut my side of...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M a week ago

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    I miss being pregnant I wish I could be pregnant again
    shibabe1996 shibabe1996 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 8

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    More and more talk about bullying is spreading. Weather it be cyber bullying or just your average run of the miller in-your-face teasing and torture it's out there and it's very...
    MNI1982 MNI1982 26-30, F Sep 10

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    Mommy's sweet chocolate face was slipping from my memory. Every day it got harder to remember her. "Remember Mommy's Promise?" She had said. Yes I remembered her promise and as...
    brokeninkharkov brokeninkharkov 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 17

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    I know I should have left, but I couldn't. I'm going through hell. My kids are important, but I can't even function now. I stayed against everyone's advice, but it's really hard to...
    ihatethisplanet ihatethisplanet 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 23

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    At school and at home.. I remember when the belt, or more commonly, the tawse was the preferred implement of punishment at school. Girls got it as much as boys did....me...
    MistyMoon1 MistyMoon1 41-45, F 10 Responses 2 days ago

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    It's really sad because I know my dad loves me and he had good intentions but I'll be afraid of him forever because of what he did. I just wish he could have found another way so...
    mic112 mic112 18-21, M 8 Responses Sep 11

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    hi. I always wanted to be wolf even when I was a kid. I love to hear that people want to become one to. but how can we? There is a wish that all of us want and this is my wish. I...
    wolfgirl10867 wolfgirl10867 18-21, F Sep 11

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    It will be four months in a few days, that I got the news that he passed away, and it feels like if it was yesterday. I hate this feeling, I hate the thought that HIM, my best...
    JPTRWAY JPTRWAY 18-21, M Sep 18

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    If I had known you were going to pass away so soon, I would have treated you so much better. I wish I could see you again just one more timeā€¦
    EnlightenedSupport EnlightenedSupport 16-17, M Sep 23

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    I just wish I could do that, but humans heart is so stubborn and you cannot make it obey. it has it's own mind and can do it's own action. I just wish I could tell my heart no to...
    myleslus myleslus 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    The scariest moment is looking at your hands, seeing the kids knife who he tried to kill you with, with his blood on it. Then looking at him with a cut on his right arm. Since then...
    dwodfer dwodfer 13-15, M Sep 6

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