I Wish I Could Start Over

If you feel you could start you romantic experiences over and find the right person a long long time ago 441 People

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    I want to get out of here. Out of my house, city, school, everything. I don't feel like I belong here, and I wish I could just move to a new city and start over. People know things about my past and assume things about me or think I am weak. They think I'm still sick. They think...
    kmaher3531 kmaher3531
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 5, 2013

    I wish I could reinvent myself

    and start life over!!!
    4kidsplus1 4kidsplus1
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 30, 2014

    More And More Lately

    Sometimes  I wake up in the morning, look in the mirror and just wonder "what happened?" Sometimes I'll stare into the mirror for 5, 10, or even 15 minutes. Sometimes I like the guy on the other side, sometimes I hate him, and sometimes I just feel sorry for him. But every...
    GoingUnder88 GoingUnder88
    22-25, M
    1 Response Dec 11, 2010

    I'd Do Everything Different

     Wow, the chance to make a whole new batch of mistakes.  That would be an opportunity to die for!
    NeonBlueMidnight NeonBlueMidnight
    26-30, M
    Oct 2, 2009

    If I Could Turn Back Time

    Although I blame my ex for being partly at fault and for giving up, there are things that I wish I could do over. I wouldn't demand your attention everyday and get mad when you want to hang out with your friends instead. I would have made more of a life for myself, like I am now...
    LonelyGirl1230 LonelyGirl1230
    22-25, F
    Mar 20, 2013

    Maybe Things Would Be Better

    I would major in something else for a particular career and be in a serious relationship. I would be more willing to take risks and be something else. There is so much to say
    asert12345678 asert12345678
    31-35, M
    Feb 2, 2013

    Mistakes

    Mistakes Mistakes are part of life. Of being a human! We make mistakes and we learn from them usually. So what happened when you make a mistake. And regret it. You can't change it. You can't change their mind. So what I regret? Is saying goodbye. To the the best guy that ever...
    GuardianAngel9400 GuardianAngel9400
    13-15, F
    1 Response Mar 19, 2013

    Start Over

    I have done too many bad things, and wish I could start over. I sometimes seem to mess up the good things that I have. I embarrass myself too much, also.
    emipurple emipurple
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 30, 2013

    Second Chances

    For years I've lived with the mistakes I've made, over and over. Before I never really thought I deserved a second chance honestly. I've never been a forgiving person so to speak, but since I've screwed up so much, the one person I seem to be trying to forgive is myself...
    Bamababydoll Bamababydoll
    22-25, F
    Mar 27, 2010

    Everything has been really sucky lately.

    And it just seems to keep getting worse. I'm so sick of walking through the hallways alone. I'm sick of having no one to talk to. It's not that I'm mean or rude or awkward, I try to make friends and it never works. My first serious boyfriend left me when I needed him most so now...
    jaebirda jaebirda
    16-17, T
    Oct 31, 2015
    kikisalamo22 kikisalamo22
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Nov 8, 2014

    I could never gain any self respect

    because of the way I looked so I was stupid meaning I built up a really immature reputation for myself, that always seems to proceed me. Now every time I do something people always think of my reputation.
    DickieG DickieG
    16-17, M
    Mar 2, 2014

    How Disappointed

    I feel like I'm a big disappointment becuz I never did anything or said anything the way I should have.:-
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 29, 2013

    I just wanna start over.

    Every ******* night it's either a nightmare or a sleepless night like tonight. I just wanna sneak out of my home, go somewhere far from here, change my name and just become someone else. When it's not my mind reminding me of what I've done in the past when I was a douchebag, it...
    TheCagedBirdsMelody TheCagedBirdsMelody
    16-17, M
    1 Response Dec 7, 2013

    Then I would still have you

    and DL wouldn't have control over how you feel once I'm done with him.
    ShyGuy990 ShyGuy990
    26-30, M
    Nov 15, 2014

    I Want To Forget

    I've just recently broken up with my ex..we were together for only 8 months. But in that 8 months we have been through so much together. We both had been through similar situations and could relate well with one another. After being together for a couple months he came to me with...
    Bamababydoll Bamababydoll
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 16, 2010

    MY Start

    THERE ARE THINGS IN MY LIFE THAT I WISH I COULD'VE DONE OR JUST PLAINLY RE-DO. LIKE OBSERVING PEOPLE BEFORE I TALK TO THEM. THE GUYS THAT I HUNG OUT WITH I WOULD CHANGE THE THINGS THAT HAPPENED BETWEEN US.I THINK MOVING TO A NEW STATE WOULD HELP ME OUT ALOT BECAUSE I...
    23mary 23mary
    22-25, F
    Oct 3, 2009

    I'm a college student in his second year.

    Up until 12th grade of high school, I managed to be a straight A student who worked really hard for his results but didn't have much of a social life. In 12th grade, I let myself go in terms of education and health. I somehow ended up making some of the most amazing, intelligent...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jan 10, 2014

    I Am Almost 50

    I had another birthday a few weeks ago, and I turn 48. I have been in several relationships and none of them turned out to be the right person. Now maybe at the time they were the right person, because everything happens for the right reasons, right? Anyway I realize the chances...
    Herly Herly
    46-50, F
    6 Responses May 24, 2008

    Regrets

    If I could start over from my senior year of high school, that would be great. I'm not sure if I would pick a different university to go to, but I sure as hell wouldn't do what I did. I wouldn't jump into a relationship right away. After we broke up, I wouldn't have slept with...
    Jan 20, 2013

    Sometimes I really wish I could,

    that I could go back in time and have a second chance. Fix everything that went wrong the past 5 months. But, at the end of it all, I realize I have learned from it all and I 'm better because of it. Better friends, independency, I know now how to deal with heartbreak, how to...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Feb 7, 2014

    And I wish I could go back

    and fix all the stupid things I've said and done.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 19, 2015

    Backstage Kisses

    A hug in the dark, turns into a kiss. Not just one, but two then three. Others were looking, wondering what was going on You didn't care, you went for it. In that moment I realized I loved you. No filters, no barriers, just you, pure and without walls. I'm already with someone...
    ccapron ccapron
    22-25, F
    Apr 23, 2013

    Hello people of the online universe,

    my name is Josh and I'm unique like each and every one of you. My whole life has been a series of mistakes, self discipline, and the feeling of loneliness. I learned how to be independent at a young age, because I've learned you can't trust people through a series of unfortunate...
    Poseidonsson Poseidonsson
    16-17, M
    1 Response Jun 23, 2014

    If Only I Knew Back Then

    I was never THAT outgoing. And I'm not that much outgoing now. If I could start over, I would make myself be more outgoing because its a special quality I wish to develop, but with my insecurities it's almost impossible. I hope that one day that I will be outgoing enough to be...
    flawlesswonder16 flawlesswonder16
    13-15, F
    Mar 5, 2013

    I think I concur with many others

    who feel as if they wish they could start over with someone brand new. Since my break up almost three months ago, it has been a hard and tedious journey, just to reach the goal of meeting the right woman. I have yet to reach that goal, and I realize that two and a half...
    NinjaGuide321 NinjaGuide321
    26-30, M
    Dec 17, 2013

    Rough Days..

    I wish I had a "start over" button..I wish there really was an easy button that I could hit and make everything ok again. I'm 23 and jst had surgery that prevents me from having kids. The same surgery that saved my life, is stopping me from creating life. It's a hard thing to...
    Bamababydoll Bamababydoll
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Nov 4, 2010

    All I can think about is how badly I want to

    win the lottery so I can go back to school and start again... But, then I realize I'm not totally sure what I would do when I go back. I love animals and caring for them. Let's go to vet school. No... I want my own business. Business school. No... I have no idea what I would...
    SamzLife SamzLife
    31-35, F
    May 8, 2014

    Breaking Down

    My life is falling apart right in front of me and I can't fix it. I've been married for almost 3 years and I'm so happy. There's been times where I'm not happy, but when it comes down to it i'm very happy. My husband isn't happy. We fight a lot as of recently and it's tearing us...
    shrimp1126 shrimp1126
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Sep 16, 2010

    I love you for sentimental reasons I hope you

    do believe me I'll give you my heart I love you and you alone were meant for me Please give your loving heart to me And say we'll never part I think of you every morning Dream of you every night Darling I'm never lonely Whenever you are in sight! I love you for sentimental...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 7, 2015

    Regret My Married Man Experience

    I wish I could start over in my relationship history and never get involved with a married man. I think it was not only a low point personally, but a tripping point when I started to accept less than the best for myself from men. Trouble is even though we're not...
    Aquariusmindfield Aquariusmindfield
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Oct 2, 2009

    Greener Pastures.

    I wasn't expecting the longest,most stable, relationship I have ever had (3 years) to end the way it did. She left me with all the bills and skipped out on rent. I have absolutely no other place to go, and as luck would have it, all of my friends are currently stuck in less than...
    seccorso seccorso
    31-35
    1 Response Sep 28, 2012

    I want a do over in life.

    ..but sadly I cant
    xxangellynnxx xxangellynnxx
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 22, 2015

    #its been happening so often everytime I love a

    person its always me who ended up broken....there was this man that I tot he can be the ppersonim going to be with for longtime...but I was wrong...he just left without saying goodbye...im sick and tired of always being broken...after they had let me feel that im special and...
    Xheing Xheing
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 17, 2013

    Sometimes

    As long as I could keep the knowledge I've gained, then use it to make the RIGHT decision the next time around.  I know... it doesn't work like that.... cause if I hadn't already made the wrong choice... I would not have gained the knowledge and understanding that I have...
    Opalgem Opalgem
    36-40, F
    Dec 8, 2010

    I Wish I Could Start Over

    I wish i could start over i miss my ex i cry over her ever night even tho she has moved on and its been a year my depression slowly takes over but i dont think i can hold on i wish i could start over do everything over with her agin
    jasonlewisjr jasonlewisjr
    18-21, M
    Oct 30, 2013

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