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I Wish I Was a Dancer

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 66 People

    I Regret It So Much!

    I started taking dance lessons when I was 2 (yes I was honestly that young) but I had to quit when I was 9 because I was extremely I'll and too weak, plus rumors had been started about me while I was gone. Then we moved and I couldn't bring myself to dance with anyone other than...
    Smileandbehappy Smileandbehappy 16-17, F May 19, 2013

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    I Wish I Could Rewind My Life And Tell My Parents I Wanted To Dance.

    When I was little my parents didn't put me in any kind of "extra curricular" activity It's not that they didn't have the money it was that any of their friends with kids were not kids anymore. My parents had me late my mom was 37 while my dad was 40. I grew up an only child and...
    chrissijoy chrissijoy 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 11, 2012

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    Ballroom

    I have always wanted to learn ballroom dancing with my wife.  She is not really interested in it.  My kids take dance, and my wife told the dancing instructor that I wanted to take it and she laughed.  She said something like, I must be the only guy in the world...
    Longrun Longrun 46-50, M 8 Responses Jun 18, 2008

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    It's Possible

    it's still possible to be a dancer in all domains its just a matter of contact n also if u really want to be ,then go for it.Gabriel in high school musical sings i've got to move on and be who i m so move on .Also u may look for people or friends with same motives like u (dancing...
    teke teke 16-17 Aug 10, 2011

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    What If..

    I'm an English teacher, but i'm kind of frustrated as I've always wanted to be a dancer..My parents didn't want me to study dance when i was young, so my dream of being a dance teacher will never come true.I"m 23 today, and it's too late now.. I've been taking dance lessons since...
    Pidounette Pidounette 22-25 Dec 26, 2010

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    When I was little, all I ever wanted was to do

    something great and grand and big and beautiful. I guess I saw that in ballet. I'm 13 now, and I really hate that I never did something about that want. I used to have this cheap little Ballet DVD that I think I got free with a doll from Toys R Us. As soon as I put the DVD in, I...
    MusicIsAllThatMatters MusicIsAllThatMatters 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 9

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    Prima Ballerina

    If I could be anything in the world, I would be a ballerina. They have such great poise and grace. I love how flexible and elegant they are. I would like to learn even just for fun. Part of me feels like I'm too old to start. I'm 22, and never danced ballet a day in my life. I...
    honeybunch honeybunch 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 19, 2009

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    I Am Sad That A Dream Never Happened.

    I am 30. I have an unfulfilled dream that I just do not forsee being fulfilled. I wish I was a dancer. Not professionally. Just as a hobby. When I was a child, I ALWAYS wanted to take dance but my family didn't have much money so I knew better than to ask. I kept the dream...
    sbb2012 sbb2012 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 28, 2012

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    I have always been very aware of my sexuality. When I was a teenager, I had a best friend who always joked that I would end up being an adult dancer. We both laughed, and we both...
    EmeraldDreams12 EmeraldDreams12 18-21 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    I really wish that I had a talent that distinguished me from other people. I feel like I am a very normal person and there isn't anything especially special about me. I have a lot...
    emmisara emmisara 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 18

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    In A Wheelchair Already) Just look at her. She's been sitting all by herself at the edge of the dance floor for five songs now, but no one seems to care. She must be so lonely...
    WarShip WarShip 18-21 23 hrs ago

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    Greetings Recipients I wanted to send some sort of Christmas greeting to my friends and relatives, but it is difficult in today's world to know exactly what to say without...
    Saylowman Saylowman 46-50, M 1 hr ago

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    i wish i could. i want to give up. i keep lying to myself that i could get better. but i have enough. i don't want to live another day. i don't want to keep up with my parents will...
    makingausernameisdifficult makingausernameisdifficult 13-15, F 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    And I wish he was gay so that I could suck his ****
    ragnarcc ragnarcc 18-21, M 9 hrs ago

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    Yeah so I am honestly the worst dancer you will ever meet, I swear..
    Juliette18 Juliette18 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    I thought he was different. He seemed straight up and for real. Now I just feel stupid. I should have known. While I'm trying to get closer I feel him pulling away. I didn't call...
    MNI1982 MNI1982 31-35, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    So it's 9pm and a song just came on as I'm supposed to be studying for a math exam tomorrow and I got up and started dancing. We danced to the song in a dance recital a few years...
    Sweetgirl120 Sweetgirl120 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 20

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    one of my roommates is a pole dancer! we r friends from b4. not in the friend zone by choice, but cuz neither of us been single amd/or available at the same time, it just hasn't...
    hardinya247 hardinya247 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 21

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    Soon as I told my boyfriend I loved him (which took me 6 months to say) then he became controlling all of a sudden. I left him alone for awhile then he convinced me that he was a...
    Bipolarshon Bipolarshon 31-35, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    ...and then i just did it. wow, that was a mistake. maybe i should have kept going. i told him i was gonna keep going, maybe end up in wyoming or montana somewhere. change my name...
    freakmagnet freakmagnet 36-40, F 10 hrs ago

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    It really is the best thing for me to die. I have zero friends, nothing to live for, I'm poor, harassed, my mother's "love" is conditional and I'm obese and ugly. I have no family...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I was not ready for that commitment, neither were you.
    wistfulVacancy wistfulVacancy 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    Andrea used to dance at the same club as me, but she got into trouble and was fired for letting the clients finger her. We have all fine that, but she never gave any kickbacks, so...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 27

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    The caption reads "I wish I had more CLOSE friends". One of the reasons I don't is a matter of choice. Once bitten, twice shy. After having been stabbed in the back more times than...
    manusundr manusundr 46-50, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    B.o.B. ft. Hayley Williams - Airplanes http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=kn6-c223DUU Can we pretend that airplanes In...
    S74rxed S74rxed 31-35, F Nov 21

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    help me grow up. I wish I wasn't wishing for someone else to be my guide. I wish someone would care enough to want to hold my hand. I wish someone was firm enough to lay me...
    Theworldisminenow Theworldisminenow 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 4

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    13th post. "Fool me once shame on you, fool me twice shame on me." I wish it would end, I wish it would end, I wish it would end. My life that is, and I can't seem to stop thinking...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 20

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    I wish I could love God more. I wish I could stop sining. I wish I would just stop being jealous of others. I wish I was nicer to my parents. I wish could be a better christian. I...
    isabel16 isabel16 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 20

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    me in bed: i wish i was dead me peeing: i wish i was dead me eating: i wish i was dead me 24/7: i wish i was dead
    Angelcum Angelcum 18-21, F 13 Responses Nov 23

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    27th post. So basically my husband bashed me for years and years. There were things thrown at me such as plates, glass ashtrays, tables, punches, choking, whatever he felt like at...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F 3 Responses Nov 30

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    I wish I was a beautiful emo chick with beautifully straightened, dyed, and layered hair, perfect make-up, and straight pearly whites. I wish I had a petite figure with perfect...
    udamansteel udamansteel 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    44th post. Well I'm almost done telling my story, maybe about 10 more in depth posts to come, and a few randoms. I've saved the best for last, as in the events that led up to my...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I am constantly depressed now. I wish I was dead but I'm too weak to kill myself yet. Hopefully I will gain the strength I need to end this miserable existence. I hate this world...
    quorker quorker 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am really clinically depressed, been int he hospital multiple times, feel suicidal everyday because I don't want to get married, have kids, or be a caregiver. My mom has...
    Emeraldisles5 Emeraldisles5 18-21 Nov 27

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    I was raised by a mother who hated me and expressed her hate toward me every chance she had , my father was in and out of my life .. when he was in my life he was always drunk...
    imperfectbeauty imperfectbeauty 18-21, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    Addiction made me ignore the most important thing in the world to me. I wish wish wish I knew then that I was wasting the most important year of my life.
    Kimbizz Kimbizz 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 28

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    26th post. So here is another blast from the past. This probably happened about 2 years ago, at the height of my anxiety, and when my mental illness was developing into much more...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F Nov 30

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    I don’t like giving up on people i don’t like believing that some people will never learn to get along i refuse to give up. Hate me love me i don’t really care, or at least i...
    Autumnflowers Autumnflowers 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    I wish my family knew that my brother molested me since I was 3 till I was 9. I wish they understood my anger towards my brother and why I verbally abuse him rather than thinking...
    Karinas2 Karinas2 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 4

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    I wish the family that I have overseas was close by, I wished we lived close together. I haven't even met most of them in person and they are more caring then my own immediate...
    vault101 vault101 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 8

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    a good friend of mine passed away 3 days ago,i have known him since i was like 6 years old and now i'm almost 22. they say they found an overdose of sedatives in his system . i don...
    antoneli antoneli 18-21, M 1 Response a week ago

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    sometime,somethings make me feel so bad that i wish if i could just go back and change it with something better. i wish i should have stopped myself from going after someone or...
    anonymous112022 anonymous112022 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    56th post..This will be my last post on the Sydney siege. 2 innocent lives were lost early this morning, as a selfish individual stormed a coffee shop and decided to play God for a...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I feel like this year I have watched as every last crumb of my own childhood has been washed away. I was still fairly young when I bought my first house, and shortly after, I...
    danteflorz danteflorz 31-35, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    It's not that I wish I was dead I just wish sometimes I wasn't born.
    bethscottt bethscottt 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 18

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    I'VE BEEN SINGLE FOR OVER THE PAST 15 YRS.. I JUST WISH THERE WAS SOMEONE OUT THERE WHO WOULD GET TO KNOW ME & LOVE ME. SINCE I FEEL YOUNG MENTALLY, ONLY YOUNG WOMEN INTEREST ME...
    LITTLEBOYINSIDE LITTLEBOYINSIDE 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 23

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