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I Wish I Would've Chosen the Other Road

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    The Other Road

    would have been we woukd have joined the peace corps or went to canada both mayhave been better then going in the service i spent 2 yeqaars inb a hospital and my wife was killed the next day and our mother killed her self thinking bot her kids were dead
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Jan 27, 2012

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    The Great Debate

    I contemplated joining this group as I've trained myself not to have regrets. But the more I think about it the more I know that I'm just avoiding the truth. If I could go back I would change things. I would have gone directly to college and I would have purchased a home and a...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 27, 2007

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    Hindsight Is Perfect Vision

    I think it's a bit too easy to look back and say what would have been the better decision after the fact when you have all the information.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 2, 2011

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    The Other Road

    would have been we woukd have joined the peace corps or went to canada both mayhave been better then going in the service i spent 2 yeqaars inb a hospital and my wife was killed the next day and our mother killed her self thinking bot her kids were dead
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M Jan 27, 2012

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    THE Crossroads

    every single one of us has found ourselves at a crossroad...and every single one of us has had to live with whichever road we chose to take...i know there have been many in my life that i chose wrong and now here i am trying to figure out why i chose to do the things i chose to...
    veronique31 veronique31 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 7, 2007

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    Crossroads and Forks

    I have often dreamed of crossroads and also forks in the road ahead.  So when I reach a crossroad in my life I am aware that my choice will have a deep impact - not just on me but on those affected by my actions.  I agonise so long and hard about big decisions.  I...
    CrystalCat CrystalCat 41-45, F 1 Response Feb 20, 2007

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    Did I Take the High Road Or the Low Road?

    I sometimes wonder which road I really took. How do I know? given circumstances and making the decisions at the time, do you ever really know at the time, how it will all play out? I have made several decisions in my life,some didn't turn out the way I had pictured it. There...
    windy windy 46-50, F Apr 15, 2007

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    Related Experiences

    I didn't realize I felt this way until a year ago. I used to be a strong person. The year I decided to go to college, for some reason everything turned sour. Before I left, my step...
    dreamingofdayspast dreamingofdayspast 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I've always wanted a big sister to buy me alcohol and stick up for me when ppl are being dicks. Any takers? Lol
    funkyspudgirl funkyspudgirl 16-17, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I really wish i could. It's too often that i see misbehaved kids around in public who clearly have never been spanked in their lives. A lot of parents say that their children are...
    lovingfatherofthree lovingfatherofthree 36-40, M 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    If anything will ever get to me it will be my conflicted feelings. I have a husband who I can honestly say is my best friend. Many of you know our circumstances and what he...
    Serendipitous1 Serendipitous1 36-40, F 7 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I think it would be amazing to date another pregnant woman when I get pregnant. Then we could both run each other's bellies. :)
    PreggoLover123 PreggoLover123 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    Well ... if I ever needed a swift kick to the head, I just got it. He showed up late one evening at a friends pub that she just acquired. Ended up just me, him, my friend and her...
    Scorpionchild Scorpionchild 46-50, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I honestly don't know how things got so complicated. I have been with my MM for 8 years. He is my h.s. sweetheart and my first love, which makes things even harder. I knew exactly...
    DeniseMarie72 DeniseMarie72 41-45, F 5 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I had a gf once who really got off on going topless on the beach. She liked to choose a place where there would be some older guy and would make a point of brazenly showing her...
    smallbuttall smallbuttall 46-50, M 3 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I officially work at mktg firm! Passed my 2nd interview. My team loves me and my trainer! They took me out to lunch and just went over about everything that that company do and...
    newgurlxo newgurlxo 18-21, F 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    Sometimes I think back to the time when I wasn’t in charge of my body. I didn’t have control. I was there and I could watch it all slip. I could see myself falling and breaking...
    Carooox Carooox 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I love all shades of silver and gray so naturally the color silver gray is my absolute favorite color. It’s a beautiful color that is neutral and not outstanding yet it has a...
    lucretiainthenight lucretiainthenight 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I am currently involved in a relationship- of sorts- with a married man. I hate myself for it, but can't bring myself to leave. He lied to me in the beginning... lied by omission...
    NightsideOfEden NightsideOfEden 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Other Woman or Optional Women It's come to my attention over the last 24 hours that I am incredibly strong. Revelations of awakening and it feels great. Lots of tears though to...
    LotusLIL LotusLIL 46-50, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    My job said that if you lose your "credentials" you get terminated. But meh I don't care. My first job pays more than this one, this job was temporary and it was overlapping with...
    3dayweekend 3dayweekend 16-17, M 3 days ago

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    A married man - and not 'my' ex-MM - tried to kiss me yesterday. He's a co-worker, and we became friends at the office, but it didn't take long for him to let me know he was...
    ashadams244 ashadams244 26-30, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    Another weekend passed by, so fast. Everyone shares this sentiment, weekends pass by quick. Starting Monday we wait and wait for the elusive weekend, the short spell of peace on...
    bujji14 bujji14 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    Today, I feel sad, it always end up when i've been doing nothing for too much time. I feel getting drown in my loneliness. Wish I would be loved by someone. If I was fat, at...
    GDADA GDADA 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    My mother has been a cheater, and a mistress to the same man for 9 years now. I resent her so much for it, due to the fact that my father has been so heart broken and loves her so...
    amariss13 amariss13 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 27

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    I just want to die so bad. I want to just put a gun in my mouth and pull the trigger. Nothing ever gets better. I can't kill myself. I have to stay and suffer for everything I've...
    IchBinDeutsch IchBinDeutsch 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 26

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    This world is in pain and I have so many great people in my life new and old who have their own stories of trials ,pain difficulties and moral hurdles. It's interesting that people...
    niceguycursed niceguycursed 31-35, M Aug 26

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    Well I haven't posted anything lately cause really, not much has been going on. It's been about two weeks since I saw MM and we had 'the talk'. We still talk everyday but something...
    thelionsden13 thelionsden13 41-45, F 3 Responses Aug 25

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    One of the most frequently asked questions I get is: If Slither would've been married would you have told her spouse? My answer is: Eventually It's one of the hottest topics on...
    NOWHealing NOWHealing 61-65, F 14 Responses Aug 24

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    My son will be 1 son and he's never met his father. He's met plenty of other people that fall in love with him immediately, and his father has even admitted to being totally...
    ros89 ros89 26-30, F Aug 24

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    The estranged W is escalating in her emotions. "Is there someone else?" She asked MMs mother. She was, of course, told no. But here I am. The other. Yes, W, there is someone else...
    UnrequitedControl UnrequitedControl 31-35, F 10 Responses Aug 23

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    guys please tell me if I'm crazy okay? because I would like to know since I haven't met anyone who thinks like me but this is going to be a long story. So here's the thing. My...
    Hayden23 Hayden23 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    I wish ppl would read my profile before adding me or trying to chat with me. I am not trying to sound like an EP snob or come off as rude, but I have mostly all the information...
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 Aug 22

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    If my wish could come true, then I wish that every 100th person, in the world, to blow their car horn will have all 4 tyres of their wheels blown off! However this will not cause...
    Sazzio Sazzio 26-30, M Aug 22

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    I never thought I would be the other woman and I have not (as far as I know) been cheated on.. I worked on occasion with the man I became involved with. I was not even attracted to...
    colleen63 colleen63 51-55 4 Responses Aug 21

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    I've been in love many times. I've been in love many times but not like this. She was a shy girl that I met in middle school. People were always awful to both of us and she had a...
    NewNonsense NewNonsense 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 20

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    I don't know if I'm missing MM today, or if I'm just sad b/c it's finally hitting me that this is really over. I'll never feel his strong arms around me again, or smell his scent...
    ashadams244 ashadams244 26-30, F 12 Responses Aug 20

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    I want and am planing to go on a road trip in Australia next year by myself. I know there're lots of obstacles will come to me and I have to face to the aloneness. After something...
    micomok micomok 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 18

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    So I was asked why I'm still here posting my experiences - like I don't deserve to have any experiences. Really? My experience was bitter, intentional and humbling. Doesn't mean...
    NOWHealing NOWHealing 61-65, F 11 Responses Aug 17

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    I told one of people on the Equality and Diversity committee at work that I wanted to come in wearing dresses and skirts. This was part of the reply. "I fully support your decision...
    jeffreyrichards2015 jeffreyrichards2015 56-60, T 3 Responses Aug 17

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    I wish people weren't so damn selfish and would think about others for a change!
    usualobject88 usualobject88 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 16