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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I'm not sure why but all it took was one look at your name and I'm here all over again and I wanna hear your voice, I wanna see your smile, but I'm scared. I hope you are doing...
    AlliHastings AlliHastings 22-25 Mar 17

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    There's actually one thing I wish could change about myself. I am 40 years old with baby soft skin from head to toe. I wish I knew how to make it not so soft. This may sound like...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 13 Responses Mar 8

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    okay last winter when i was still living as a bis*xual female, i had a friend come over hanna. well Hanna is very very very stright and would never sleep with a girl and like it...
    SpideyAlyx SpideyAlyx 13-15, M Mar 3

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    okay last winter when i was still living as a bis*xual female, i had a friend come over hanna. well Hanna is very very very stright and would never sleep with a girl and like it...
    SpideyAlyx SpideyAlyx 13-15, M Mar 3

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    I wish if I can run away from my family I wish if I had another mother another father another name I wish if I had my friends fabulous life I just wish
    flife flife 13-15, F 6 hrs ago

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    I wish I had someone in my area that I could hook up with. Not just for s*x (though im sure there would be lots of s*x) just to hang with also. The actual true meaning of FWB. We...
    WickedlilAngel WickedlilAngel 31-35, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    Tbh i wish i could smoke a big *** joint, get faded and just sleep the day away
    InTheJungle InTheJungle 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    I do in some ways. Last night I was thinking how I'm too old and two big to get on those inside playground type of things I used to play on when I was young. And, I realize, as I...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    Write about your experienceI met a guy through media and we started chatting, we became friends and more than friends. He told me he loved me even when I rejected him, he told me...
    alexisace alexisace 16-17, F 11 hrs ago

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    Giving this more thought.. I'd transport a glass of ice and a coke right back here and perhaps some chips could go along for the ride! Lol.
    jbea46 jbea46 51-55, F 13 hrs ago

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    I have always hated kids. If I'm around children I will act civil and just ignore them. If they yell, scream, or cry while in stores, I would leave the store or leave that section...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 1 hr ago

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    I like to take the time tell you my story and what it was like to be me. I was born September 1st 1976 in Kelowna BC Canada. I was born with a mild case of Tourette syndrome, as a...
    Canadianwolfe Canadianwolfe 36-40, M 2 Responses Mar 1

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    I wish I could talk to my sister about me not wanting kids but its just not going to happen. I cant really talk to anyone in my family about me not wanting children. Im NOT a bad...
    june199225 june199225 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 13

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    hi I am not really sure what I am doing I just joined my husband said that its a great place to write your stories and see what everyone writes I too would love to fall in love...
    smuffette1967 smuffette1967 46-50, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    i want to wish a happy birthday to the gr8st woman ever in person of my mum.... i love her so much n its a pity that i cant be there to wish her personally
    darnay321 darnay321 16-17, M 4 hrs ago

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    I hate watching others who are suffering. I can't even walk past a homeless person without giving them money. Also...It's not fair that little kids sometimes have to go through so...
    ellajade ellajade 13-15, F Feb 28

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    Hello im linda 38 years old strict single mom for 13 years now of to teen girls maggie 16 and denika 14 the girls are good for most part but they most of the time end up with a...
    Linda0676 Linda0676 36-40, F 4 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    apparently i was molested as a kid, but i dont remember any of that. which means i was obviously too young for that to happen to in the first place, family treated me like crap, as...
    Blackspace1 Blackspace1 26-30, M 6 hrs ago

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    He treats my children from a previous marriage without love. He doesn't want to do anything because "then their biological father is let off the hook". Can't he just love them...
    Alone1980 Alone1980 31-35, F Feb 27

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    I wish I could bring you back.. Time is flying by but I find myself still stuck at the same place. I can have the best day but still somewhere deep down I think about you. I think...
    endlesslyyyforever endlesslyyyforever 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    I wish the local girl who was murdered had a future, could get married and kiss her kids goodnight. I wish it was me instead of her. She didn't deserve this... She was only 17...
    Harper101 Harper101 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    I wish i was in new Zealand
    chellou06 chellou06 26-30, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I wish my boyfriend Gavy was here with me : (
    ThatOneSomaliGirl ThatOneSomaliGirl 13-15, F 2 hrs ago

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    Because they are unloved by their parents who Were unloved by their parents. Next time you see a parent figure wrong their Child, instead of judging, or criticising, approach them...
    isaidenough isaidenough 36-40, F Mar 11

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    I don't want to have kids. Ever. Plain and simple. I am a 23 year old female, I'm a dreamer and an adventurer. I have an honour degree and will be attending law school in the...
    cckawi12 cckawi12 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Parents love their kids so much and try to protect them from bad things. Thats good but if parents overprotect them it can lead to isolation. I wish I had the ability to make...
    malu1835 malu1835 22-25, F Feb 26

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    Are you happy? Are you moving on with life? Are you over it? Do you still think about me? Do you still miss me? Do you keep hoping I'll talk to you? Or Do you hate me? Do you...
    quirkygirl520 quirkygirl520 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    Message To God and People: I fail the moment of return, I used up all my anger on everything that causes bad problem. I could never change but be lead to death, because I always...
    BenjaminRookie BenjaminRookie 13-15 4 days ago

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    It is not important to have kids. We have every right to choose what we want or don't want in our lives. For me, I don't want kids in my life. Guess what? That's ok. I just wish...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 10

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    My husband wants kids and believes having a family is the most important thing a person can do. But he's also said he'd rather be with me than have kids, which was a major...
    danac5 danac5 26-30, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    Wish Someone Would Kidnap Me
    goodnites25 goodnites25 22-25, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I thought these words for so long. Looked at myself and cursed my flaws. Wondered what it was I had done. What I could do. Like the dog that gets kicked and keeps coming back for...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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