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I Wish My Friend Didnt Live So Far Away

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    Make That Friend Plural - I am so lucky to have found friends all over the world - I just wish they weren't all over the world! I have a fantastical little collection of friends I...
    auroraaustralis auroraaustralis 22-25 6 Responses Jul 26, 2009

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    God Do I - Most of my best friends are penpals, people I've never physically met and yet I love them. When I'm bored I sometimes catch myself thinking, "If I lived in...
    missymonkery missymonkery 22-25, F 1 Response May 28, 2009

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    All Over the Place - I only have a couple of good friends in reach to go visit or invite over in my area. Now, fortunately, that includes my best friend, but it would still be nice...
    KewlioMZX KewlioMZX 26-30, M Jan 11, 2008

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    SO Many Miles Away - I miss my friend in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. Oh, sure, we keep in touch, but an occasional letter or card at Christmas, or our respective birthdays, or Mother...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Sep 12, 2013

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    Story of my lifeeeeeeeee!!!!!
    lexix0 lexix0 16-17, F Mar 23

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    Well They're Not That Far... - Two of my good friends live in Washington. I live in Minnesota. I've known the two of them for at least five years but have never met them in person...
    DemonVampire180 DemonVampire180 18-21, F Feb 3, 2012

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    A Different Time Zone .... - I wish you were near to me I know that we will never truly ever be together and the time we do share is so very precious Why did I have to...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F Mar 3, 2009

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    Hope Is the Only Thing Thats Left - well i'm separated from my frineds and familiy for 3 months now.. i came over sea and i left my life and everything that i love back home..so i...
    SadBoy SadBoy 19-21, M Jan 2, 2008

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    Friends That Are So Far Away... - I moved out of my home town/state two years ago. Left everything I knew and all my family/friends behind. My best friend still lives there and I...
    cowboylvr00 cowboylvr00 22-25 1 Response May 26, 2010

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    Worried About Her... - One of my good friends lives in another country (on another continent... so not easy to visit!). I was there recently and it was great to hang out with her...
    Damisela Damisela 26-30, F Apr 12, 2013

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    My Soulmate Moved Far Away... - I live in a big city few years ago accidentally I met my one and only soul-mate. The moment I seen him something moved inside of me. I loved...
    monster10 monster10 41-45 4 Responses Aug 3, 2012

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    Nice Globe.... - Sometimes it's nice 2 look at the Globe especially if someone have a cute face to see where shall I go on holidays...right? not how far my friend is living?... and...
    monster10 monster10 41-45 3 Responses Mar 17, 2012

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    On The Other Side Of The World - I live in Australia. My closest human friend (I say human because my dog is my closest friend of all <3) lives on the other side of the...
    HeartsWillHold HeartsWillHold 18-21, F 2 Responses May 28, 2010

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    Why Do Good People Have to Live So Far Away? - I have a couple good friends that I have meet on EP and other online sites who I've became very close to. Me and Drcynic was talking...
    ascs ascs 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 8, 2009

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    State to State - The past five years have given me an amazing opportunity to grow and learn.  Living in four different states (and regions) in five years is a great...
    thinkingbyfirelight thinkingbyfirelight 26-30, F Jan 11, 2008

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    Kiwi - A dear friend of mine lives in New Zealand. When I was working through a personal experience he was one of the closest friends that I have.
    GoddessNakiBean GoddessNakiBean 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 13, 2009

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    "You're So Far Away, Doesn't Anybody Stay In One Place Anymore?" - My best friend lives so far away from me. It's strange though, because I think that's one of the reasons why we...
    earth2bella earth2bella 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 9, 2008

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    When Its Cold and You Dont ... - When its cold and you dont have any money for train or bus fare, or money on your obile phone, its time like that when I wish my friend lived with...
    rosygal rosygal 46-50, F 4 Responses Dec 3, 2008

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    Uhh :( - Lauren :( Laur...
    OleMona OleMona 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 3, 2009

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    I Need a Bar Buddy Tonight - ....she'd probably be happy to go somewhere and have a drink with me if she didn't live on the West Coast.  I miss her.
    Francescanolonger Francescanolonger 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 11, 2008

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    If My Friend Wasn't So Far Away - I love to have friends und they alle live so far away. I also would love to see some of the friends that i have made here on E P So far away...
    Leiza350 Leiza350 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 2, 2009

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    How Its Always Been - I grew up the military life style... so having far away friends is a fact of life for me. I've made some great friends where I am... but the best of the best...
    fiercetwilight fiercetwilight 22-25, F Feb 2, 2009

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    Kinda Far - i have one friend who lives about 30min drive away from me but i dont have a car so its so ***** to take the bus to his house so i only go over every few months when...
    boby6 boby6 22-25, M Sep 18, 2009

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    When Things Are Difficult... - ...there isn't much to be done from a different time zone,is there? It's frustrating. Is there some unwritten rule which decrees "All of thy...
    notdarcy notdarcy 41-45, M 6 Responses Mar 4, 2009

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    All Over the World - All my best friends are scattered. It's usually me who leaves the place first so I can't blame them. Right now I have the bestest friends I ever had in...
    dolcelina dolcelina 26-30, F Jan 16, 2009

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    So Close, Yet So Far Away... - She still lives in the same state, but she's so far away!!  I hate it.  We talk a lot on the computer(we both hate phones), but I still...
    moonlit1 moonlit1 18-21, F Oct 21, 2008

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    Girly - i have had the same best friend since we were 16. she moved two states away about 12 years ago. i miss her so much! we used to hang out almost everyday when she lived here...
    deadlycupcake deadlycupcake 31-35, F Mar 18, 2009

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    Lucky Me I Guess. - My one friend, my only remaining flesh and blood friend in my life at the moment, only makes it around my parts once a year. He lives in another country, so at...
    Tuva Tuva 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 7, 2010

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    Finally Made A Bff And Can't Even Get To Hang Out. - I have always been the type of person who makes a lot of friends, but only has one truly close friend. The gal I thought was my...
    jmwolffyy jmwolffyy 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 25, 2010

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    Closer - If we were closer, we could share lots more together. We could go out and laugh every once in a while, yet distance makes it pretty challenging. 
    BellaFairy BellaFairy 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 25, 2010

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    There Is No Place Like Home - I think I have made a couple really good friends on EP. But most of them live far far away, which really sucks because it would be so cool to have...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F May 5, 2008

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    The List - We met under incredible, even bizarre circumstances. Most people would never believe the story, but it's the truest thing I've ever spoken. My cowboy. From...
    Raingirl Raingirl 16-17, F Apr 1, 2008

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    From Other Countries - I've always had an easier time making friends with exchange students than the people the next town over. I'm not sure why, but the farther away someone lived...
    Shayndel Shayndel 26-30, F Jan 29, 2008

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    You have my heart you always have. I sincerely hope you always do. Why must you live so very far away though?!
    OhTheThinks OhTheThinks 18-21, F Mar 18

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    Eh, I don't believe in such love anymore. But you never know when you'll find your person.. Here or there. Where can I find him?..
    Korsika Korsika 18-21, F Apr 3

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    For the two that occupy my mind. The one that I think I like I don't know what I feel for you, but I just wish that I could be with you right now. Maybe you can help me figure...
    LameyC LameyC 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    Ever feel this way? Read on... Dire Straits So Far Away Here I am again in this mean old town And you're so far away from me And where are you when the sun goes down You're so far...
    TheCunylinguist TheCunylinguist 41-45, F 23 hrs ago

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    Yesterday my friend moved back to her home town... I didn't realize it in the week before her move, but when I saw her get into a car and go, I got it then - she's gone. She won't...
    insanitycuresboredom insanitycuresboredom 22-25, F Mar 31

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    Im a very sensitive person, not sure if people can see that, but i am. I wish i didnt care the fact that my whole existence kinda depends of who i am with or if a guy cares for me...
    FunnyEnglish FunnyEnglish 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    She so damn far away; we've haven't met in person yet. Hopefully it will happen soon. I haven't let that part get the best of me, even though its hard at times. The distance, I...
    TheCunylinguist TheCunylinguist 41-45, F Apr 7

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    It's better to love someone who is far away and craves to be with you, than to love someone who's near and doesn't even care to see you.
    KristenL83 KristenL83 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    Sometimes I just wanna pack up my clothes, get in my car and drive till I'm far away and no one knows me, has any expectations of me.... I'd kind of like to disappear. Life with no...
    astarael0 astarael0 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 19

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    I hate my life . Nothing ever goes right . Can someone just take me away, far far away to get away from all these 😭
    lurveruinsit lurveruinsit 18-21, F Mar 31

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    A land where its always warm during the day, and has chilly nights. Where everybody there is someone I could get along with. Good music plays all the time. There's pokemon (don't...
    EmoSakurachan EmoSakurachan 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    I wish I could live in my dream world too, including the nightmares in it too. It's much better than this world. I have a more loving, supportive, and protective family there than...
    KeithPrice94 KeithPrice94 18-21, M Mar 31

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    I feel like i'm being tied up. Expectations and obligations are suffocating me. If only i have the courage to tell them what i feel. If only i could. If my parents will keep on...
    elel110993 elel110993 18-21, F Apr 6

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    To a place where I can be myself, be happy and stay happy. It's like an escape route... Almost like the place that's far away is death.
    calmingmelody calmingmelody 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    but there is nowhere to go ..nowhere to hide am stuck living this eternal misery ...ok its not that miserable but I need something stronger something more wholesome the drudgery...
    psychicprayer psychicprayer 36-40 a week ago

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    I've been feeling in a rut for the last couple of years. I live in a boring town with absolutely nothing to do but go to the gym; which I enjoy. All I seem to do is just go to the...
    undecidedthoughts undecidedthoughts 18-21, M Apr 9

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    Come late June, I might actually meet the guy that I think I like. One of my sisters is getting married at the end of June and I would love to have a date. I told him that it...
    LameyC LameyC 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    The miles that separate us, the distance, seems so impossible. Why is my heart drawn to you when my head knows that my body cannot feel yours pressed up against it? I long to taste...
    redhotridinghood redhotridinghood 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar