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I Wish I Lived In A Different Time

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    Time Machine

    First I would gather up schematics and programing for the time machine, second I'd get a list of the Kentucky derby winners for the 1800's then I'd go back to around 1825. First thing I do is find my great great grand father and give him the plans for the time machine, thus...
    maple10 maple10 66-70, M May 17, 2011

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    1950's

    I don't like the world today. the way people think and all. So if i could I would really love to live in the U.S back in the 1950's. It would be great. (oh and I don't mean i wish i was born in the year 1950 i wish to be 18 in the year 1950 because I'm 18 now) So I would be in...
    Sangblade Sangblade 18-21, M Apr 10, 2012

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    1960

    That's when stupidity, knowledge, hate and fattening foods wasn't that popular back then.and better yet? I would become an anime cartoon artist if it wasn't for high Technology crap.
    NoLifeOnEP NoLifeOnEP 22-25, M Oct 17, 2011

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    Greener Grass

    Perhaps more a different world than a different time, but I would love to live in a time similar to how Tolkeon's LOTR is represented. The greenest grass you could imagine, forests no longer sparse and rivers and streams intertwining throught the countryside. Forget guns and...
    Jigjig Jigjig 18-21, M Nov 29, 2011

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    Future?

    No? (End Program) Yes? GOTO http://www.experienceproject.com/groups/W... Most people would rather live in the past, but for everyone else there's our group. I post loads of my artificial intelligence romantic fantasies there, but this group is open to post -YOUR OWN...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 Oct 31, 2009

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    Could Be Cool

    Think about all the money i would make inventing the toilet during the middle ages!
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 4, 2010

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    my "first time" is just my first time making out, but it was with a 17 year old & I'm only 14 & i don't know I just wished it was with someone I actually loved.
    maddielovee maddielovee 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 6

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    I was 19 and had never even kissed a girl properly before, though I had had one or two one off incidents of breast touching etc that lead nowhere. I was also born with medical...
    RogerWaters1979 RogerWaters1979 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 6

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    Time zones and time difference really messes up online friendships and chat partners
    boxersoff4u boxersoff4u 51-55, M Jul 16

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    Time zones and time difference really messes up online friendships and chat partners
    boxersoff4u boxersoff4u 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 16

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    Doctor Who has ruined this whole living in "just one time" thing for me. Where is a Tardis when you need one?!
    bard66 bard66 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    I flirted with this really cute boy at a party and he kissed me two different times! I just wish I was this out going when I wasn't a little buzzed!:(
    brigibear brigibear 16-17, F Jun 27

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    Millions of stars to wish upon one wish at a time, desiring for it to become true we close our eyes for night has come eliminating the sun, dreaming of wonders wishing for sweet...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I wish I could go back in time to 2000 and take a picture with my grandparents before they died so I could have a lot of memories I miss them so much
    tamaraiwannaknow tamaraiwannaknow 16-17, F 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    We both put each other through too much bullshit and it's a ******* shame. I mean, I almost wish we'd never been more than friends. Because he's an alright guy, a special and...
    Kasekosmos Kasekosmos 18-21, F 16 mins ago

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    There are so many wishes I think I could have. But they are not real. That mindset is not productive. It is the wrong way to look at life. It's fantasy. I've lived in my own...
    Shoutittotheworld23 Shoutittotheworld23 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 9

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    A couple of weeks ago, I discovered that the saying "You never know what you have until you lose it", is indeed true. I didn't really believe it until I lost my grandmother 2...
    4everoptie 4everoptie 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    I spent most of my life with one woman, We raised one child together, built a house together and lived a very comfortable life financially for almost forty five years. She was...
    bjf102 bjf102 66-70 2 Responses Jul 5

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    Actually, no. I want to see life through YOUR eyes. Accepting volunteers right now. Here's the deal: I get to inhabit your body for three days. I experience, feel and think...
    Solfeggio Solfeggio 36-40, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    To Jenni and others: I have been an EP member for a long time now and have met so many ...some amazing, some not so amazing. Several have really come to mean a lot to me...
    Whym Whym 36-40, F 7 Responses Jul 9

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    I wish I wasn't so shy. I wish I could stop relying so heavily on someone else's opinion. I want to let go of everyone's misconceptions of me. No ones opinions about me should...
    Savone52798 Savone52798 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    Over the past couple of days, I've been looking through all of our old photos- you know, the kind where you actually had to go to a shop to get them specially printed. Well, they...
    EmmaLL1999 EmmaLL1999 13-15, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    I really wish that I could do high school all over again. My experience was very bittersweet. I met some amazing teachers who helped me out at times so I was thankful for that, but...
    eggowaffles eggowaffles 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    I hate Saudi Arabia. I lived in USA for almost 3 years and it was awesome. My parents are old and they love me and relay on me so much. I don't want to break their hearts. I know...
    kba85 kba85 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I hate how meaningless the routine of life is. We have jobs and obligations, we get up, try and create some economic value, get paid, pay bills and sleep again. If we have time we...
    petrichor540 petrichor540 22-25, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    1. Sexual Orientation- Straight 2. What I'm bad at- Public speaking 3. The one person who's arms I'd like to be in- R 4. My best 1st date- Never went on a date 5. A...
    ayanna9067 ayanna9067 13-15, F Jul 9

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    1. Sexual Orientation- Lesbian :D:D 2. What I'm bad at- anything that involves exercise 3. The one person who's arms I'd like to be in- Lucia 4. Best first date- that one 5. A...
    InternationalDarkness InternationalDarkness 13-15, F Jul 12

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    I was raised by this 4 man and I turned out great lol they did some good parenting while my ***** *** mom was hoeing around anyways I love this guys always trying their best to see...
    mollyBae mollyBae 18-21, F Jul 7

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    I met the dream guy of my dreams and the first time I somewhat felt what love might feel like. I've always dreamed of being truly loved. Hopefully I can get that in a few years :)
    SoulWriter17 SoulWriter17 16-17, M Jul 10

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    If I could go back I would have tried harder in elementary school to learn my multiplication facts and division facts now it's to late. I was bound to be a failure they were quick...
    wassup305 wassup305 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    A life riddled with regrets feels like a life worthless to live. So many missed opportunities that torture my conscience and all I can manage is sallow self-pity. I'm wish I was...
    alkaem alkaem 18-21, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    not that I don't love my country. I just wanted to know how it feels to live in different environment, different culture and all. Right now i'm in my senior year and I want to...
    gytriajeng gytriajeng 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    I used to think that the world would be a much better place if I had not existed. I would not know pain. I would not know I missed on happiness. But then I thought about all the...
    kalila37 kalila37 18-21, F Jul 5

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    That's how adoption works. I had a birth name, my name now, and, for some reason I'm not really sure about, my foster parents gave me a name when I lived with them. I actually like...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F Jul 6

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    I have friends who either; don't wear shoes - ever, believe rocks have personalities and divine qualities, believe they have lived various past lives, are entirely left-side-of-the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 7

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    So I need some advice...I found out a few years back that my older brother molested my sister for years before he went off to college and never lived at home again. I secretly hate...
    BJoon BJoon 26-30, M 3 Responses Jul 8

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    Emotions, experiences and expressions all make many facets to my personality. Sometimes I can be so moody, others so clinical. It is the same with most people I think, when they...
    Paca24 Paca24 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 11

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    I'm kind of lonley without any close friends. I only have two good friends who I'd trust with my life and feel at home with. Both, however, have divorced parents, and have moved...
    Alamohero Alamohero 13-15 Jul 17

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    I have done many bad decisions. Some decisions which may have completely changed my life and the state of my health. As an example I could mention the time when I was something...
    mikeex mikeex 16-17, M a week ago

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    My parents married with out their parents permission . Tdy I asked my sis y is there a huge age gap she told me cuz my mom took un pregnancy pills until my siblings grew up . I was...
    DrowningInPain2 DrowningInPain2 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am an older student. I have acquired a butt load of debt, yet I work 2 jobs while attending school full time. I thought that by now I would be living a much different life. But...
    cjap03 cjap03 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    I just felt like typing this, no clue why. Anyway, my church was having an event for the people between 14-18 years old, which was basically a trip to a historical place, meshed...
    101Unknown101 101Unknown101 13-15, M 3 Responses Jul 2

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    When I was a kid I was never the one with the last word, I mostly kept quiet in a argument. Now, as I'm more grown up I wish that I had had the courage to stand up for my self and...
    Ennah Ennah 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 4

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    Sometimes I wish I was someone else. I'll get an urge to be a completely different person. I really should love me for me, but I really hate me sometimes. My emotions get the...
    UniqueFemale UniqueFemale 22-25, F Jul 5

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    I wish I hadn't had made that one mistake.
    catherineeac catherineeac 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 7

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    I feel very, very hypocritical posting this because I joined EP when I was fifteen. Of course, EP is a lot different now. When I joined, I wanted to be on EP for venting and as a...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    I wish I could go back to my school years and give myself a better education. I didn't do as well as the potential I had. I wanted to go to university and become a veterinary nurse...
    shannen4 shannen4 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 7

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