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I Wish I Had a Different Name

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    I Wish I Had A Different Name And Why

    I wish I had a different name. My Name is Alicia. Alicia is alright as a name however I have met to manyAlicias that are just awful people. Also I was named after a Dead baby, a baby that died, my older sister thatsuffocated to death on a grocery bag. I don't want to be named...
    Gotmusicinme9 Gotmusicinme9 36-40, F Dec 22, 2011

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    Brady...... Wtf what was my mother thinking it

    sounds like something you would say when doing voice exercises I have always wanted to be called Alex until recently I had become fascinated by the name Leo which is the genus for large cats
    bradymossy1 bradymossy1 18-21 2 Responses Feb 21

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    My Name Is Shubham.

    Yeah that's my name.Im a Indian and im a Hindu.'Shubham' is a common name in India and it SUCKS! I mean it is sooo uncool! SHUBHAM?! what the hell..why couldn't my parents give me another name? :'(
    iamkwl7 iamkwl7 13-15 Mar 30, 2011

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    Being Turtle Hussey Was No Fun Growing Up!

    THat's my Name. Turtle Whitewolf Hussey. It was horrible growing up being named after a slow green animal.
    turtlemusic28 turtlemusic28 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 26, 2008

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    Do I look like a Julia?

    Or something else
    jujufruit12345 jujufruit12345 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    Who Are You Talking To??

    My name is Sam. it's short for Samantha of course, but I really hate the name Samantha. It sort of sounds like a dissonant chord when one says it, with the harsh sound at the end making the whole mess sound less musical. So all of my friends and family call me Sam. This of...
    Yellowrhapsody Yellowrhapsody 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 27, 2008

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    prettysurelilly prettysurelilly 22-25, F Feb 21

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    Grace

    I've always wanted to be called Grace. I would often give that name to people, people who ask for my name who i know i'll never meet again. I say Hey, I'm Grace, nice to meet you. and they would say. Thats a pretty name.... But with Cyd i have never gotten that complement.I say...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 16, 2011

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    It's an "Ok" name ,i guess,But i would have chosen a different name,(hint),it rhymes with Teri.
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    I wish I had never met him so I wouldn't be going through this break up right now. I wish it hadn't happened. I wish I hadn't allowed contact again after the last time he screwed...
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    I wish I understood why... I wish things didn't have to be like this... I am powerless to fix this...
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    I have an older sister, but that isn't the same. I want an older brother to care for me and be like a second father when most of the time my dad isn't, I want an older brother to...
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    I wish I could erase my childhood memory. Maybe then I could be a positive a happy person.
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    I know that life is not easy for anybody. But sometimes I wonder how am I so ok, when I know people have experienced similar traumas and have broken and can no longer function in...
    salcla salcla 26-30, F Mar 28

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    Almost two weeks ago on a friday I had this weird dream. It made me almost wanting to change my plans for that weekend but I decided to stick with my made plans. It was not really...
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    Throughout this process of no contact, the end of the affair... I often questioned myself. Did I try hard enough to fight for you? I thought I did but in order to give it one last...
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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 Mar 26

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    I'll start when my mom was pregnant with my sisters but you see my sisters had a different father but their father has always been cheating on my mother but she made herself endure...
    Akwarderrorplusmess Akwarderrorplusmess 18-21, F Mar 23

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    I wish I had someone to love but also someone to love me but I have felt insecure, inadequate, and unappealing to women for as long as I have desired women it just seems like our...
    brock144 brock144 18-21, M Apr 9

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    I just wrote this and can someone please give me constructive opinions please. There was upon a time a boy who search for a key no less than a wonderful key he spare time...
    lucepixy lucepixy 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 2

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    Who doesn't wish they were in a great relationship. It doesn't matter if that relationship is based on their faith, marriage or friendship, we all wish it were better. The...
    Happinessisthinking Happinessisthinking 46-50, M 3 Responses Apr 4

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    Doing it My way! In restropect I wish I had not I would have heeded my Parents advice and not married young or married my first wife. I worked too hard for the family only to...
    TheEnglander TheEnglander 66-70, M 1 Response Mar 27

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    At school people think of me as this crazy drunkard who's always looking for a good time; thats partially true. I have friends, who I know aren't true to me in the slightest, and...
    nutcasee nutcasee 16-17, F 5 Responses Apr 9

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    It's been 8 months since I've had my abortion and think about it everyday wishing it could be here. March 30th would have been the due date. My boyfriend and I bought a birthday...
    cashbury cashbury 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Confession of a Love Sick Fool #2 I'm still in love with my ex boyfriend. Its almost 2 months since we broke up. He broke up with me. He says he don't feel the spark anymore...
    lilnekomeow lilnekomeow 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I am an introvert and my husband is somewhat. I am a home body and he is a truck driver which makes it even easier to be alone. it can get lonley then you begin wishing you were...
    LilMsLonley LilMsLonley 36-40, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I wish I couldn't feel, so that I wouldn't be able to feel anything that could make me sad or get hurt. Sucks
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    Your name I whisper to that bewitching soul, Yearning for a glimpse of your breathless ardor, I dream of thee eyes wide open, Longing for your spirit to flood my being, Come...
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    *This is going to be a long post, so please bear with me, thanks :-) So, I have had a bit of a dilemma the last few months and would like some advice. I have had this friend, a...
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    My first experience with this awful disease was about 4 years ago. I had a terrible pain that got increasingly worse over the course of a week. I initially went to the doctor and...
    Imnothomeyet Imnothomeyet 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I haven't been able to really talk about this until now, and I'm a writer, so think it'll help if I just tell about my first, and last, love. His name is Randy, and I've loved him...
    JLester1700 JLester1700 18-21, F Apr 9

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    Well, its been a little over a month now since my ex left me. Still won't tell me why. Still won't listen to me (or anyone actually). Really don't know what to do. I keep looking...
    JonnySlackMallon JonnySlackMallon 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    It was horrible. When I was between the ages of 16 to 17 in 2011 in my first year of sixth form I had a crush on this girl. I liked her because she actually seemed interested in me...
    ZemaLDFM ZemaLDFM 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I wish I had no responsibilities to family. Because then I'd have no conflict in letting go of this life. I'm already dying inside.
    Sewmuch2do Sewmuch2do 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    I'm 21 and my name is Beatrice. Usually when people hear my name before they meet me they're expecting to meet a woman in her 60s or 70s. So close friends and my family call me...
    beebeexoxox beebeexoxox 18-21, F 11 Responses Mar 23

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    I wish I was a superhero my superhero name would be you Fido man my superpower would be fire that comes out of my body my superhero team name would be Spyro's
    Peypey1234 Peypey1234 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 4

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