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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

    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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    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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    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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    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!

    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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    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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    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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    A couple of months ago I was happy. I had a wonderful best friend, and we were so close we were practically sisters. I miss her a lot though. One day she didn't talk to me at all...
    Loveyoutothemoonandback Loveyoutothemoonandback 22-25 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I've recently got the answers to why I was the way I am!! if anyone the same as me could message me as soon as possible I would be very grateful:)
    cammxo cammxo 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    i probably am. it all started a few years ago. a fire had burned down my house and the only thing that had survived it was a doll i made. naturally i took it with me to my new...
    selselsky selselsky 13-15, F 4 hrs ago

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    I want to sell my kidney. B+ve blood group. Nkf fraud pls excuse. My whatsapp number is +919041921082
    meetv meetv 26-30, M 5 hrs ago

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    its been a little over a week since my wife separated from me and I'm watching the kids for her so she can go to work. it's so great to see them it's so great to see them smile...
    rnwytrain85 rnwytrain85 26-30, M 4 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    last night at golden corral this kid walked up to us and tried to take something off our table the mom didn't do anything about it
    Heydoglovers Heydoglovers 36-40, F 17 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    One of the best article I came across ... Do you often engage in conversations with your narcissist that leave you feeling like you were talking to a brick wall or worse, maybe...
    koh72 koh72 41-45, M 5 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I would wish for a house, I am tired of being homeless.
    Hisbonnie Hisbonnie 22-25, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I've been seeing the same psychologist for over 3 years. (I'll go into depth about my disorders another time) but he brought to my attention last session "You know what you've...
    Awesg Awesg 18-21, F 3 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I love kids but I can't see myself with thenm in the future I'd rather be free without dealing with the responsibility
    NatashaBish22 NatashaBish22 18-21, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    My whole life has been in transition from birth , my mom wasn't married when she got pregnant wiv me , she was my Dad's secretary 19 years old an he was 35 going through a divorce...
    KimmidyKrikket13 KimmidyKrikket13 46-50, F 22 hrs ago

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    The truth is a funny thing. Humans are driven to find it. Yet, very often, the truth hurts us. Human curiosity looks illogical when described this way. Really, the drive to find...
    DepressedDemigod DepressedDemigod 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    15 minutes on line at Dunkin Donuts to get one cup of coffee. All because some little girl about 6 or 7 kept having a tantrum because they were out of the type of Munchkins she...
    SpanknDad SpanknDad 41-45, M 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    If Wishes were Fishes: FAT EDITION EP Note: In the past I've done stories like this and there has been some confusion. I'm not looking for solutions I'm venting/looking for other...
    UnhealthySSBBW UnhealthySSBBW 22-25, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Moving far away from my relatives and friends is too difficult for me. Everything seems so different at a young age, one felt like they just left the whole world behind them. I...
    AnTruong AnTruong 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    I feel terrible saying this because I love my son so much but I wish I didn't have him so young, I have brought him up on my own with no support and very little money, I have...
    daisychain33 daisychain33 31-35, F 2 days ago

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    My mom is so sabotaging. The few things I've been invited to by classmates in high school are things she's ruined. She would get an attitude when I would ask her if she would take...
    FutureVet2014 FutureVet2014 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Oh how I would love so much to just be happy again I remember how happy I was when I first met him everything was so great he was the nicest most sweetest complimenting awesome guy...
    LuvLostSoul LuvLostSoul 26-30, F 4 days ago

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    I met a man(H) six years ago who was married once to a woman(X) for only about 3 years, during those 3 years they had a daughter(SD). X cheated on H several times with different...
    justgotreal justgotreal 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Today I'm trying to get all my kids smoking and it's going great. All 7 of my kids have smoked at least a full pack today(some needed more help than others) and my house is filled...
    leighannmason leighannmason 26-30, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Women i need your take and I believe you could help me as well help our views for some other people that could relate this game. Well,there's not much about dating,so i noticed...
    Peteswords Peteswords 31-35 1 Response a week ago

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    I wish I was rich so I can buy me a house for me and my kids a new car cause the one I have now is breaking down little by little lol buy my kids clothes and just save and live...
    MsCarter32 MsCarter32 26-30, F Jun 22

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    I wish I had a mother figure. My birth mother is still alive ($#*%!!)... however, but she's never established any emotional connection w/ me. I really wish I knew what true...
    ImaPrincess344 ImaPrincess344 18-21, F Jun 22

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    I wish I could tell you something about me, but I'm afraid I cannot express it in English or in your language. I can't even it express my feelings in my own language as well...
    theaprildude theaprildude 22-25, M Jun 22

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    I have one but he loves his sons more than me and I wish my kids had a dad. Nothing hurts more than when 4year old twins ask you, "How come Other kids have dad and we don't?" How...
    scissorovacomb scissorovacomb 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    Because if I could I wouldn't have had this dream last night. I was at a lake house, somewhere out in the middle of no where. It was storming, my children were gathered by the...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    A year and a half ago i was 300lbs. I have since lost 108lbs. The issue with that is my mind is still so wrapped up in being so big. I can't even take my shirt off when I swim...
    goofygoober1422 goofygoober1422 22-25, M Jun 19

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    As divorce approaches, there are many losses to lament. Among the greatest is the sad effect for the kids. I love them so much, and wanted to spare them all this anguish. It's the...
    streetcsi streetcsi 41-45, M 21 Responses Jun 19

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    I wish I was older so I could be married and have kids. Then all I have to worry about is my family. I can cook food for my family and we can do fun things together. I hate being a...
    Babygirl3799 Babygirl3799 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 17

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    I am 27 years old, and although my mother is living, she has not been a mother at all. She was a drug addict from the age of 12, doing every drug she could until as an adult she...
    ThatGirlIsPoison23 ThatGirlIsPoison23 26-30, F Jun 16

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    Oh, Dear God Above, do I EVER!!!!! I Wish I could Just Run Away Soooooooooo Often! And I COULD, of course, we ALL have that choice, really, but WOULD IT DO ANY DAMN GOOD???! For...
    AdoraGel AdoraGel 31-35, F Jun 16

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