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I Wish I Could Go Fishing With My Dad

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    My father had scheduled a fishing trip at the same time I had to be at an event out of State. When I told him I couldn't make it, he told me that was OK as I could join him the next time. A couple of months later he suffered a fatal heart attack. I recently went fishing with...
    Dragon56 Dragon56 56-60, M 1 Response May 30, 2011

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    my dad left when I was small I've never seen him since... I wish I knew if he ever wonders how I am or if I'm ok :/
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    I wish I was your one but I know that's not going to happen ever again
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    Days I think of her nights I dream of her wishing she was in my arms. 😒
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    Seriously then I would have never have to deal with all the nights of worry, crying, self harm, and a feeling of self worthlessness
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    I know life's just a game. ...So, where's the reset button?
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    They don't understand. They don't see how much I hate my life. They make me feel about an inch tall and I'm miserable. Nothing I do is good enough. For example, I tried throwing my...
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