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I Wish I Could Let Go

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    How Long Will It Take For Me To Let Go? - I broke up with my gf on Dec 27th, 2010. It's almost 5 months now. I keep myself busy most of the time. I tried to get over her for almost...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 21, 2011

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    I Wish I Knew What Else To Do... - heads up for those who read this, it's full bitchiness and confused thoughts. I'm just extremely lost at this point...   I should have...
    Khilaren Khilaren 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 1, 2009

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    I Want Everything To Crumble. - I just want to let go of everything and start a fresh... I dont want to be a self harmer I dont want to be depressed, or mentally ill I dont want to...
    girlinterrupted95 girlinterrupted95 16-17, F Jul 16, 2011

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    i've Had A Hell Of A Li... - I'VE HAD A HELL OF A LIFE EVER SINCE I WAS BORN.IWISH I COULD LET GO OF ALL THE PAIN THE DRAMA AND HEART ACHES AND JUST BE A LITTLE HAPPYNESS AND FIND...
    grace1965 grace1965 41-45, F Oct 20, 2009

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    While I Am Making Progress... - ...I can't help but wonder how much further along this road I have to travel until I get to the point where I can leave these negative beliefs I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses May 15, 2010

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    I Wish.. - I thought I loved a boy once upon a time, I was happy. As happy as I could be under the circumstances. A few months into the relationship he started to stray. He would...
    Sas346 Sas346 16-17, F Nov 14, 2010

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    Moving On - I have come to a point in my life that it is time to move on and put the past behind me. For those of you who know me on EP this wont come as a surprise. I have longed...
    valeries51 valeries51 51-55, F 6 Responses May 24, 2011

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    Of So Many Things. - But I don't think anyone understands, personally how hard it is for ME, to let go. I think it's my biggest fear. If I let go, I lose it.. But I don't want to...
    WiltingBlossom WiltingBlossom 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 18, 2010

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    Its Just Never Gonna Happen -  were three states away from each other and hes hurt me so many times .. but i refuse to let go ... i dont think i can nor do i want to ... he...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F Aug 22, 2007

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    Things Burned Into My Memory...i Want Them Erased - This is something on which I need to hear opinions. It sounds so stupid but it's what's troubling me the most right now. I'm...
    iceprincess09 iceprincess09 16-18, F 7 Responses Mar 8, 2011

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    I Don't Think I Can Ever Let Go! - Been married for 8 years to a man that was/is my everything been together for 15 years.  We have 2 beautiful children together and less...
    saknani saknani 31-35 2 Responses Dec 9, 2010

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    Marlene - Marlene   When I close my eyes, I see her In the silence of the night, I hear her soft breathing I hear the music of her clavichord, see her dancing feet...
    sugarfooties sugarfooties 66-70 6 Responses Apr 29, 2010

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    You see me differently now. I can feel it. I can hear it in your voice. I lay awake at night, trying to push you out of my head. But I can't. No one understood what we had but us...
    shecanfly88 shecanfly88 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 27, 2013

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    Sexless Marriage - I too live in a sexless marriage due to medical issues but there is something that makes me different from most on here.  I have never had chemistry with my...
    valeries51 valeries51 51-55, F 7 Responses May 10, 2011

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    Keep Pursuing Or Drop It? - Years ago I dated a man. I loved him but was I "in love" with him? I was so young and wild and wasn't ready to "settle down" and I let him go. Months...
    Shilo123 Shilo123 56-60, F Sep 13, 2011

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    Angel's Heart - wrote this for her: So cold and alone, This eternal black hole, Ice running through veins, A broken, beaten, and bruised heart, A heart stopped after love It loved...
    Nightmarelover Nightmarelover 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 5, 2011

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    Even Of Small Things - The little things I do to hold on to my ex boyfriend are so pathetic and stupid but I and seem to help it. I still have all the tickets from plays we went to...
    ThoughtfulFlower ThoughtfulFlower 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2013

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    Ive Lost - Basically i fell in love in less than a month... And to be honest, it had to be the best month of my life. She motivated me to move my *** from this computer that i sat...
    Uponworthy Uponworthy 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 11, 2011

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    Of My Mother. - I do love my mother, deep down. But I resent her also. There are things I can never let go of, never forgive her for. Mostly, I'm very polite to her, and I pretend...
    Ragelovelumos Ragelovelumos 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13, 2012

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    She Haunts My Dreams And Days. - I am a 31 year old male who is about to go to graduate school out of state in a month.  I have been at my local university taking classes to...
    fraggler fraggler 31-35 Jun 18, 2010

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    Searching For Serenity - I've been through a lot, but I guess everyone thinks that. Because we all compare our lives to the perfect life... But then I feel selfish for thinking my...
    Supeys Supeys 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 2, 2013

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    Got Ya Sucker.. - just when i think im over him..."got ya sucker" comes right back into my mind wheni see or hear from him...why i was never more than a distant friend and when i...
    AlmostFriendless AlmostFriendless 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 20, 2011

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    Wishing And Wanting - Ugg, So where do i start?? I was in love with the most beautiful girl i could only dream about, She was so perfect to the girl of my dreams that i began to...
    Rose255 Rose255 16-17, F Apr 17, 2011

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    I Wish He Would Let Go - Drama. From the start. Our first conversation was as follows: him - "you're a *****." me - "and you're an *******, what's your point...
    eyes eyes 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 15, 2007

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    Yeah I Wish - I wish I could let go of a lot of past heartaches but I seem to have a problem doing that. My life would be a whole lot happier if I could. I cling to memories of...
    howsab howsab 31-35, F May 21, 2011

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    Still Troubles Me, I Wish I Would Let Go - I think this is an old story, it happens a lot in life. I thought I was a very happy woman, met a guy I love who loves me as well. Then...
    alexkingsson80 alexkingsson80 31-35 1 Response Sep 16, 2010

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    Letting Go Of Love... Possible? - I fell in love with a man, many years ago. Saved me, and my sanity.But our lives took us into some opposite directions, and haven't seen him in...
    kat0220 kat0220 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 12, 2011

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    I Don't Know Why I Do It - It's been over a year. We didn't even date that long and I went further with him than any other guy. He's just so great. He's let go, but I just can't...
    BleedingMascara BleedingMascara 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 23, 2007

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    Diary Of A Twelfth Grader 25 March 2013 - Dear Diary, Am i a horrible person? i went out with A on Friday/Saturday at 2:00ish. He picked me up in his car and went to his house. i...
    juSts0m3giRl juSts0m3giRl 18-21, F Sep 2, 2013

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    I Still Love My Ex - It has been a long time since I talked to my ex. I broke up with him when I found out that he's seeing another woman. I have tried dating other men, I even...
    yinyang35 yinyang35 26-30 3 Responses Nov 10, 2011

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    Still Wishing... - I wish I could let go of a lot of things....but the thing I wish I could let go of the most.....is the feeling that I am responsible...like everything is up...
    cmojlo cmojlo 41-45, F 11 Responses Nov 18, 2009

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    Space to Breathe - It's been 5 months. I have lasted this long without contacting him after our break up. The process is a slow one and requires patience. There have been times...
    hibislo hibislo 31-35 4 Responses Jul 24, 2007

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    Too Much Hope. - Even now we are no longer on talking terms and I don't think we ever will be again I still cant help but wish that wasnt the case. I dont wish to talk to you now...
    CalypsoChisisi CalypsoChisisi 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2012

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    Let Go - I wish I could let go,Life's gettin' me down,Too much weight,The past,Still carrying it,Need to let it go,Trouble is,Don't know how.
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 1 Response Apr 19, 2012

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    hey Muddy, I wish i could help u right now... kick those unwanted **** out of ur life.... wish i was stronger, older, wealthier.... this bud will always be with u and ur babies...
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    My mom is being an absolute b*tch right now. She is literally attacking everyone like it's a huge deal. I didn't hear the kids fighting. I don't know why she started getting...
    PitchDaffy PitchDaffy 22-25, F 5 hrs ago

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    I don't want to have to change myself to get a man to like me. Usually I do have to though. I have to pretend not to like something, or pretend to like what they like. Or else they...
    Dreamer32 Dreamer32 22-25, F 3 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Hey David. I'm just going to pretend that you're going to read this like I'm sending it to you... but maybe I'll be more open, because I know you never will. So first off... I...
    DancingWithFire DancingWithFire 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I wish we could talk, I have so many things to say. I wish we never met. I wish that I could forget. I wish that all of the things we did we can do all over again (ahh I wish). I...
    PosterGirl PosterGirl 31-35, F Mar 31

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    I wish everything went right with this girl. Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 5

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 3

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 4

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    …..I wish I had wings. I wish I was slender with an elfin beauty and long fingers and a dark laugh that sparkled like frost on grass. I wish I could dance through the skies and...
    BlackRosesTurnBlue BlackRosesTurnBlue 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 8

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    i wish i was just as gorgeous as Candice <333 like if i was as beautiful as her i don't think i would have troubles finding someone special. ugh shes perfect
    lexik123 lexik123 18-21, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I wish I had a girlfriend.. I'm also a girl. I'm 16. Any teen girls wanna talk? I'm more of a femme lesbian, maybe a chapstick depending.
    brookees9 brookees9 16-17, F 4 hrs ago

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    So I guess this is it... This is where it ends.. I wish.. I deeply wish I could've been there when you needed someone. I wanted to so bad, you never even knew. And now I guess.. I...
    hazellmo0n hazellmo0n 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    My name’s John, and on January 2nd, 2014, I met the guy of my dreams. Yes, I said guy. Yes, I am gay. I’ve told quite a few people but haven’t really got around to...
    hallasholm101 hallasholm101 18-21 Apr 2

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