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I Wish I Was Somebody Else

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    My Cup is Empty Unfair

    Do you get the feeling your trying so hard to survive in school and even aiming to excel in it. Well people recognized me to be one of the top 3 students to have a high grade in our exams. I thank God that there is something I can brag about to others. But I was never the top 1...
    Dumstey Dumstey 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 25, 2010

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    Wish I Could Change Mylife

     I am fed up of being alive but never living, never smiling (and meaning it) always staring at people and wishing i could be them what makes them the lucky [people why should they get to have the family the body and the life  i wish i wish they could step into my shoes...
    unwrittensuicide unwrittensuicide 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 9, 2009

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    The Boil Is Gone!!!

    Well....i finally went to the doctor and had them open the boil so it could drain! Even though she numbed it...that **** was sooo painful,but atleast the boil is gone,and my neck is back to normal!
    tip tip 18-21, F Nov 1, 2007

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    Your Somebody Too

    your just as good as anybody elsemy story is i have a better life than i had before i hope you go to school on monday and walk right up to her and ask her out tell her you are just as good as her and her friends
    drakkarofoz drakkarofoz 41-45 Apr 16, 2011

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    Wishing to Be Someone Else...

     I know some people say you should be grateful for who you are and what you have. And don't get me wrong i realize that i am very fortuante and grateful for everything i have,but sometimes these feeling creep in and i start to feel like if i was so and so i would have more...
    tip tip 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 20, 2007

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    Me....ow....

    "If I could be you, and you could be me, wouldn't you rather be you?" I've lived most my life wishing I was someone else. My mother has mental and physically abused me over the years. My whole family has treated me like the outcasted step child. I've never really cared...
    ImEndangeredGimmeYourCola ImEndangeredGimmeYourCola 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 10, 2009

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    Oh Heck Yeah

    Man this suck my roomate just decided to break the news he is moving out and that due to rent cost increase i will also have to move but since i cant afford to move i feel like i may be homeless very soon. This really freaking blows. I dont have a clue what to do and have no...
    Bignc Bignc 22-25, M Apr 28, 2008

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    Boils!!!

    I have a huge boil on my neck!!! I tried to go to the redi clinic to try to find out what to do about it!!! The lady tells me i have to go somewhere else because it has to opened and drained!! All i could say is what!!!! I don't have insurance...it'll cost me a arm and a leg!!! I...
    tip tip 18-21, F Oct 2, 2007

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    Right When I Thing Things Are Going Right, Whammm!! I Get Knocked the **** Out

    I have never really thought About this topic much but right now i do wish i was somebody else> I wish I was somebody that didn't get made fun of for who they are all the time. I I wish i was sombody that gave a **** anymore. i wish i just wouldn't wake up in the morning right...
    Bignc Bignc 22-25, M Feb 7, 2008

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    Bullied...

    Hi, I have never had much self confidence when growing up seeming, I always got bullied throughout primary & high school. I am shy person & some people take advantage of my kind nature. I want to share with you my story, maybe someone could give me advice, seeming I am really...
    charlie5 charlie5 18-21, F Aug 29, 2009

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    I hate my life . I hate how I am made to be

    and i need an escape route. I NEED LOVE and support. I am jealous of Ariel Winter. She has everything I have ever ever wanted and i get jealous , over her. I need someone to talk to me and throw me a SLEEPOVER PARTY and advice me and talk to me and LET I Talk. I feel depressed...
    Thedepressedgirlatthewindow Thedepressedgirlatthewindow 16-17, F Mar 23

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    I Wish I Was My Friend

    I'm soo jealous! Her life seems perfect. It's probably not but I wish I could be her anyway. I don't want to be jealous, especially since she's my friend and feeling that way is only gonna mess up our friendship but maybe it's her fault. Maybe she should stop being so gosh dern...
    mixedview mixedview 16-17, F Jan 17, 2008

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    First the Crash....then the Suit!

    As if wrecking my 2007 car wasn't bad enough...the driver i hit might be trying to sue me!!! You know I understand bad stuff has to happen to everybody,but it seems like i gey the wrong end of the stick a little too often!! I mean first i quit my job...can't find another...
    tip tip 18-21, F Sep 26, 2007

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    I want to come back to the start of this year. change everything. I wish I could not fall in love with this guy who broke my heart. we was just one week together and after a day he...
    anonymous1anonymous7 anonymous1anonymous7 13-15, F 3 hrs ago

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    The bittersweet existence of life upon the internet. You meet someone you would love to see within distance and time that would be close to you. Yet the distance is just so far...
    thebustierthebetter thebustierthebetter 46-50, M 4 hrs ago

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    wish I may, wish I might either way I can't change what I feel like.
    Azureal Azureal 26-30, M 4 hrs ago

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    Will he ever realize that I'm tired of him getting angry all the time? I really wish I could find someone who is patient and gentle and sweet
    tahemm3497 tahemm3497 31-35, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I wish I had someone to talk to like a father figure to teach me how to drive,,,, f*** I'm old still dont know how to to drive. ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhrrg!!!!!!
    hawkeye000027 hawkeye000027 22-25, M 4 hrs ago

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    I've been hit before. This past weekend I got hit again. A kid merged into my car without checking his blind spot, causing a fender bender, then fled the scene of the accident...
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal 31-35, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I've been sleeping a lot lately, granted i have nothing else to do and it eats up time but i also enjoy it because in the dreams i may be a girl as the main character. I get really...
    alwaysjaimee alwaysjaimee 18-21, T 6 hrs ago

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    I wish I can control my temper better..
    krinkle08 krinkle08 22-25, F 7 hrs ago

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    I don't know for sure or not if I was levitating or if something was lifting me. but when I was younger 14-16 I used to wake from dreams of flying and fall to bed about 2 inches
    Cargan2016 Cargan2016 31-35, M 9 hrs ago

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    AS much has I hated high school, I'd give anything to start it all over, anything to get the last 4 years of my life back because the way things are now, definitely isn't worth it...
    samstrykez samstrykez 18-21, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    It's a bit of a read. But it's a tiny part of the last 4 years: I was only 17 when I fell in love. It happened very unexpectedly and fast that I wasn't entirely sure what was...
    AlexR94 AlexR94 18-21, M 16 hrs ago

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    Why do we empaths are willing to put up and suffer the abuses of a narcissistic partner? We want the relationship to work so bad that rather than risk losing it, we would rather...
    koh72 koh72 41-45, M 21 Responses 1 day ago

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    As an oldest child, I don't regret my siblings being born, so this isn't a simple wish, but I can't help but feel if I hadn't been born, my parents would have realized they weren't...
    jdhammer84 jdhammer84 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    my dad gets a brain disorder his health is bad his side of family health is bad also all of us is bad off but ya know ? I just wish I had a perfect family like everyone else they...
    jadasmith24 jadasmith24 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I wrote a Chrome extension that does this It simply refreshes the page every ~20 seconds if the EP window is not focussed. It plays a sound if a message came in. It's 57 lines of...
    LawlessLuuk LawlessLuuk 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I wish I didn't have to live up to everybody's expectations. I wish I could do whatever I wanted and not feel bad or judged about it. I wish I could live my life unafraid. I wish I...
    kmahal96 kmahal96 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I read this thing today that was interesting. Often I see atheists argue "if God is real why does He allow suffering? If He can stop it why doesn't He, why would I want to follow a...
    FreudianSlip13 FreudianSlip13 22-25, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was dead. Not physically dead but dead from the memories, the pain(physically, emotional, and mentally). People always say we have to go through something to get somewhere but I...
    BrokenButUseful1 BrokenButUseful1 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    This site clearly says to "please respond with authenticity, support, and respect." It's absolutely ridiculous how people try to justify being a jerk for the sake of throwing their...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I feel this way more and more lately. I am tired of having to care for everyone else and making myself the last priority. And when I need it, there is no one to take care of me. I...
    painterchick painterchick 36-40, F a week ago

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    I just met somebody and I don't know them they seem awesome but I can't get them out of my head i met them through somebody else. I don't know why I keep thinking about them they...
    AnnonymousNum3 AnnonymousNum3 22-25, F a week ago

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    Yeahhhhhhh (~)_(~) that is my only wish before I die... but she would never come to complete it. Maybe she will hug her somebody else, love somebody else.... which would never be...
    zemli zemli 22-25, M Jul 21

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    Or maybe just somewhere else sometimes, where I am is just.. So crazy or crowded most of the time, everyone is hostile, and the ones who seem just normal are just passive...
    DoorMattress DoorMattress 13-15, M Jul 21

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    I hate being alone. And so, being desperate for love, I jumped into a relationship, despite my heart belonging to someone else. (we'll call her Joey) A few days after I jumped into...
    AnimeHalfBlood63 AnimeHalfBlood63 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 21

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    I totally admire supermodels but I never wanted to be one. The work is insanely demanding and most of it is unpleasant. I only admire to ones the ones who do print ads and...
    evenelfe11 evenelfe11 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    I have pregnancy on the brain on & off all the time. I wish i was at times even though i know i need to wait for several reasons (money, a man, etc). I gained weight so i look it...
    tig1991 tig1991 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    At the end of three hours, I was exhausted. When I offered to take care of my friend’s Autistic son for a few hours, I had no idea what I was getting into. My friend made caring...
    themorningstaracademy themorningstaracademy 26-30, F Jul 14

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    Living on a tight budget I'd nothing exciting...I often wish (like everyone else) that I had more income coming in to enjoy life. I would love to work on more craft projects if...
    MaryAlias MaryAlias 22-25, F Jul 13

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    ...and so the story goes. I won't start at the wayyy beginning, I'll start at middle school. In 7th and 8th grade I was hot ish. I knew the majority of people and the majority of...
    DarkAngel24 DarkAngel24 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 13

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