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I Wish I Could Be a Kid Again

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 6 hrs 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 3 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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    Back in high school when I was in grade ten, my best friend introduced me to this guy that she went to semi formal with, just as friends, and ever since that day we became really...
    jenniferolise jenniferolise 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I wish I was smarter because I always procrastinate. I thought the class I took in college would help but it didn't. Are there any tips on how I could be smarter? I know it is a...
    WeirdOtaku WeirdOtaku 18-21, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    You guys know these movie softwares where you can go in and make adjustements ? I wish there were things like that with our lives ! Not to change everything .... just to adjust...
    boxersoff4u boxersoff4u 51-55, M 1 Response 3 hrs 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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    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 a week 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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    Cairo and Mykah kidnapped to Russia and Israel in 2001. In June 2001 I sent my 8 year old son and almost 7 year old daughter to their Daddy in Russia for the summer. He walked out...
    BabylessMommy BabylessMommy 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 29

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    I wish I could change how things are. I wish i could go back in time and change the way I acted in some points of my life. I never meant to hurt anyone. All I wanted was to make...
    evie2001 evie2001 13-15, F 4 Responses Jun 30

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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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    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 3 Responses a week ago

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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 3 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 4 days 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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    That's not to say I'm against feminism in all it's forms. As far as I'm concerned feminism up until the present has been a wonderful thing, even older women now who identify as...
    LisaBella88 LisaBella88 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    I got to know this girl while we were on staff at a camp and we talked and got to know each other. Well I really like her and am really attracted to her. She has an awesome...
    RLPthePoet RLPthePoet 18-21, M Jun 28

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    I that my kids to school I whot spanka lot of then the need a spanking long and hard one
    geoff47 geoff47 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 30

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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 5 days ago

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    Kids are hardwork. that is afact you ahve to deal with it. I know that really good. I babysitt a lot mostly children around 5 and 12 years. But eventhough they can cost me my...
    Jennyred Jennyred 13-15, F Jul 1

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    Because I had always felt that way... I love fashion, I love to wear girly colourful clothes, acting pretty and being cute. I was born a boy, but I believe I always had a girl in...
    BabyDoll90 BabyDoll90 22-25 Jul 8

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    Well where do i begin I had this relationship for a year and everything was going fantastic she was madly in love with me and would tell her mom that I am the man of her dreams but...
    rique20 rique20 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    I would stoop so low as to be kidnapped, if it meant escaping. I would rather be in some rapist's basement for the rest of my life than in my house. Maybe I could anger my...
    100PercentMe 100PercentMe 13-15, F 6 Responses Jul 10

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    I just want to see my closest uncle again.....😭 3 months ago it was three years that he's been gone.😞 my mom didn't care about me and my moms family didn't either . My uncle...
    leetia61 leetia61 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    If I could go back in time, I would go back to the first day of 7th grade and would tell myself not to throw away my future to skip school. I would tell myself that the only one...
    MaryLiz94 MaryLiz94 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I love this little kid I wish I could go back to that day
    Itsmarline Itsmarline 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 29

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    if i was able to see my younger self this is what i would say . If I were to go back to my younger self let's say the age of 12. I would tell him the following things . " younger...
    Aniceguyforyou Aniceguyforyou 18-21, M Jul 6

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    I wish I could go back in time when he said will you marry me?.... The way it was proposed wasn't romantic now that I look back. He said I don't want you as my girlfriend again I...
    carebear1019 carebear1019 31-35, F Jul 7

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