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I Wish I Could Be a Kid Again

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    People told me i act like a little girl and they dont believe me that im over 30. I heard often such statements about me. It just got me thinking that maybe i stuck somewhere in my...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Oh Suburban White Kids Do you understand the meaning of privilege? Do not think highly of yourself for the fact that you spent two hours planting native flowers that you are the...
    RosaElaPilarGoens RosaElaPilarGoens 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    No bills. No responsibilities. No adult stuff. Oh when will I ever get to that place again?
    szchwakovpf szchwakovpf 18-21, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Well not a whole change, I want my testicles put inside my body and have a vagina added while I keep my penis... I know this isn't possible but I sure wish it was. And maybe size...
    str8CD str8CD 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 15

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    yeah!would be gratifying to help people out with the fruits of my toil in any manner so that could get the much needed succor int their lives...
    romell romell 36-40, M 3 days ago

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    seriously complaining about your iPhone 5 taking too long to update an app... IT'S GOING TO SPACE & BACK! GIVE IT A SECOND! lol people who grew up in the 80's like me understand...
    mierdamundo mierdamundo 31-35 5 days ago

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    I want to be a kid again... Like when I would play outside and make mud pies, wake up at 8:00 in the morning and watch my favorite cartoon shows while eating a bowl of cereal, play...
    jasminebrown08 jasminebrown08 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I believe that Christians are labeled for so many things that we're not. I'm not going to judge anybody for who they are or what they believe and I don't think that other...
    Faith716 Faith716 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 4

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    I've hated the way I've looked for quite some time now. I am 15-years-old and I have eczema and cystic acne on my face and my back. I used to struggle with extreme eczema in my...
    siddarrrth siddarrrth 13-15, M 5 hrs ago

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    So I finally got up the strength to post the rest of the story. The men started cutting my clothes off piece by piece. They said that if I moved they would stab me multiple times...
    staystrong111 staystrong111 13-15, F 14 hrs ago

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    I'm only 15 yet all 15 years have been pretty miserable. Ever since I became a teenager my parents decided to turn against me. Especially after they found out I selfharmed. My dad...
    justapainter justapainter 13-15, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    If anyone at all has even taken a few glances at my profile pics, they may be able to recognize that I love surreal art. When I first saw surreal art it was amazing and kind of...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    When I was about 10 years old I went to the water park with one of my friends and her mom. The water park had one of those really tall slides that goes straight down and you kind...
    Soccer127 Soccer127 18-21, M 4 hrs ago

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    So far, this summer been good but I haven't really hung with any close friends. I wish I could talk to them more. Feel free to message me.
    ben13579 ben13579 13-15, M 2 hrs ago

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    So, I've had this friend for several years now who has had an extremely dark past. He's tried to kill himself three times before and has JOKED about it recently. He's stabbed...
    Meweh Meweh 18-21 1 hr ago

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    It sucks that ill never get married, have kids or fall in love because im so ugly , i wish people could see past that , i vow to never have kids and curse them with my ugly genes...
    sorrybouttheugly sorrybouttheugly 16-17 2 Responses Jul 6

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    I wish I could go back in time and be a better father to this wonderful girl.
    matty83 matty83 31-35, M 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I feel awful because of what he did. Plus she did not say something like hey your bf is chatting with me and we did "it" while I dont know if i will hate them or not. She does not...
    noxicillin noxicillin 26-30, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    One time I was on the beach at a resort boogie boarding. The resort was laid out so that the hotel and pool were about a quarter of a mile away from the beach with the only access...
    Soccer127 Soccer127 18-21, M 4 hrs ago

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    People now a days are so disconnected by technology that they don't have a solid grasp on reality. When they hear someone has died, they don't see the mourning, heart-broken family...
    emowulf emowulf 16-17, M Jul 20

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    My name kali i sell my kidney for my house loan plss any want my kidney plsss call me age 25 Blood b positive healthy
    kali555 kali555 22-25, M 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    When I get married, I want to have 3 kids. One will be adopted, and the other two will be mine biologically. I want to have a boy and a girl. The girl will be named Anneliese and...
    jeanjellybean13 jeanjellybean13 16-17, F 9 hrs ago

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    I often find myself wondering what if....how would we have been together if we had ever really had the chance.... I always kept these thoughts to myself, afraid of what you'd think...
    Oso41412 Oso41412 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    My boyfriend and I have been together a few years and he keeps talking about "when we have kids" and about how much he'd love our son or daughter. Unfortunately, he doesn't want to...
    TeamFreeWill TeamFreeWill 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    Had Bunk Beds As A Kid..................
    michigan11 michigan11 22-25, M 12 hrs ago

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    i am in a lot of financial problems and i want to sell my kidney. i am frm delhi. blood group B+. contct no: 8743816537
    gourav173 gourav173 22-25, M 10 hrs ago

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    I am jealous of my bfs daughter, its the same I do love her but not the way my bf does plus makes me feel uncomfortable when he is around his kid because she calls him daddy also...
    aaskapatel aaskapatel 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    For DayDay and Sagey abducted back to Finland in December 2003. In January 2003 my 13 year marriage to a Estonian Citizen fell apart when he threw gasoline on my 3 children while...
    IStillGotIt IStillGotIt 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    Seriously like wild little kids who run around the stores screaming or parents who don't at least attempt to make their kid stop crying in public. And I hate when people say "they...
    kaylalexi kaylalexi 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 20

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    I wish I had never known you in my life. It would be a lot easier for me if nothing ever happened between us. Cause now I'm just a creep occasionally looking at your profile...
    Sometimesilence Sometimesilence 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I always wished to have the thrill of being tied up against my will and brought home. All the things they could do to me, have me do to them, I would be completely fine with it...
    MentoPiano MentoPiano 16-17, F 6 Responses Jul 1

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    There are so many wishes I think I could have. But they are not real. That mindset is not productive. It is the wrong way to look at life. It's fantasy. I've lived in my own...
    Shoutittotheworld23 Shoutittotheworld23 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    I was diagnosed with GoodPasture Syndrome last summer. A little too late. Doctor had my results from a urinalysis, and my proteins were greater than 500, among other labs that...
    funkydivachick funkydivachick 26-30, F Jul 10

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    I know I've posted here before, but I felt the need to post again since some **** has come up. And I could use some unbiased advice! A few days ago, I posted a photo of my fianc...
    shadowkat13 shadowkat13 18-21, F Jul 14

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    Here I shall explain why I am not religious even though I like the people and the other stuff.... So when I was a kid I believed in god and all and then I got epilepsy from a...
    thehippy69 thehippy69 18-21 1 Response a week ago

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    One night I was sitting at home watching TV and I heard the noise of the door handle rattling, I went to look and when I arrived at the door handle it stopped. I disregarded it and...
    mikes930 mikes930 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 8

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    I was 6 when I started gaining. I had a friend of mine who was a gainer (unbeknownst to me at the time) and he invited me over to his house for the whole summer, with 3 of his...
    BlubberRolls BlubberRolls 26-30, M Jul 12

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    A couple of weeks ago, I discovered that the saying "You never know what you have until you lose it", is indeed true. I didn't really believe it until I lost my grandmother 2...
    4everoptie 4everoptie 13-15, F a week ago

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