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I Wish That Love Was Enough

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    But - In this, I don't mean romantic love alone.  I mean that love for humanity is not enough, there also needs to be empathy, forgiveness and understanding. ...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 3, 2009

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    Complete Package - Love is wonderful but it needs to be mutual. I think that was the main issue with the X is that although he said he loved me he didn't know how to show it. Also...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 7 Responses Dec 27, 2008

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    LOVE Is... - LOVE IS ALWAYS ENOUGH! IT DRIVES OUT ALL FEARS.
    evergreen evergreen 31-35, F Feb 2, 2009

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    Broken Arrow - I know I might get criticism for writing this,because it's lyrics from a song,but it explain my situation right now perfectly I couldn't word it better myself,please...
    Violet150 Violet150 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2012

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    If Love Wold Keep Us Together - Love is never enough to keep two people together.  You may think that if you give with all your heart and soul, if you pour yourself into your...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 12 Responses Jan 3, 2009

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    It Used To Be Enough - Love used to be enough until you broke it on me. You gave it away to someone else behind my back. I once believed in unconditional and forever love between...
    NorthernOntarioMama NorthernOntarioMama 31-35, F May 31, 2011

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    The Beatles Were Wrong - By no stretch of the imagination do I consider myself perfect, but I always tried to be the best person I thought I could. I got into a relationship with a...
    Obsidianjack Obsidianjack 31-35, M 2 Responses Oct 24, 2012

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    I Love You, But... - Love - such a simple little world, but describing such a complex, inexplicable variety of emotions... Not long after I met you we loved each other, you &...
    Lizzy22 Lizzy22 36-40, F 12 Responses Mar 27, 2009

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    Me Too - There are times that I wish love was enough. I wish I could breathe, eat, and spend love. No love is never enough, but it is crucial. Everything else without love is...
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 6 Responses Mar 28, 2009

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    Don't I Know It - I finally realized it with my first and only love. We had been together for a about 3 and a half years and we had so much love for each other. We had our...
    SammyCymru SammyCymru 22-25, F 8 Responses Mar 28, 2009

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    I Wish! - I'm among those who like to go on about how love should be enough. But I know that in this crazy world we live in, love isn't enough. Still, it's nice to daydream.
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 22-25, M Nov 18, 2011

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    Broken - "It is not you but me," he said as he patted the top of my head. He walked by like this bit of news was supposed to comfort me. As he leaves the room I study myself in the...
    LadyKoonce LadyKoonce 31-35, F Sep 10, 2012

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    Love Is Always Enough If... the Feeling Is Mutual And.... - You have a real working knowledge of what real love is, but most of us don't know what that is. I say it depends on...
    livingwell livingwell 51-55, F 28 Responses Feb 1, 2009

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    But Sometimes, I Guess, It Just Isn't - Well, what can I say? Sometimes it just isn't. I don't know why that is so, it just is. I'm learning to live with it. I'd love to hear what...
    afreimann afreimann 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 24, 2008

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    i wish i was just as gorgeous as Candice <333 like if i was as beautiful as her i don't think i would have troubles finding someone special. ugh shes perfect
    lexik123 lexik123 18-21, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    Just one time in my life, I wish I was good enough. I wish I was skinny enough. I wish I was pretty enough. I wish I was kinky enough. I wish I was sexy enough. I wish I was...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 3

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    Waking up each day becomes more and more of a chore, sometime's I can't think of a valid reason to wake up. I'm stupid, lazy, fat, worthless, and can't do anything right. Failure...
    xDeadspacex xDeadspacex 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 28

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    Sometimes I wish I wasn't me. That I didn't feel things so deeply. That I wasn't hurt so easily. That I didn't question things so much. That I didn't long for things I can' t have...
    Itsmytime2be Itsmytime2be 41-45, F 4 Responses Mar 31

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    To be honest I do wish I was in a great relationship. I think of what it would be like and it sort of scares me but at the same time I wish I could have it. I've never been in a...
    JohnnyCasshh JohnnyCasshh 16-17, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I am supposed to be gone . I have waisted so much time with you. Yes you love, me but all you want out of life is reefer, sports & a cell phone . You are only with me as a leach...
    Caponebaby Caponebaby 36-40, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I joined this website mainly because I feel I can't talk to anyone else about what I'm thinking. This is a good place to vent my frustrations about my life and not be judged or...
    Wednesdayschild15 Wednesdayschild15 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 5

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    Over the last 3 years of trying to lose weight and become a real adult over the course of my early 20s, I feel like I've wasted enough time getting ready. On Jan 2, I woke up with...
    coconutgirl27 coconutgirl27 22-25, F Mar 18

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    I do wish I was pretty, or rather I wish I "felt" pretty, but I have never felt pretty in my entire life. I have plenty of people in my past life, who made it next to impossible to...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I wish everyone around me would go away. I've grown scared. I know that even just sitting alone in your room doesn't cut it. "Life" always comes along. So I hate hearing people...
    majesticmaddy majesticmaddy 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    what i mean is that i wish i was a better mother in law, to be. my son's fiance is a difficult person and i feel like i am losing my son. i don't want to make trouble, but i love...
    paulabj paulabj 61-65, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    Sometimes I envy people like that. They don't think about stuff like I do, and that makes them able to just fumble their way through life without ever worrying about complicated...
    lowlandgirl lowlandgirl 41-45, F Mar 18

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    Gosh!! I wish I was pretty...
    KitKat292 KitKat292 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 20

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    Today I wish I was on a rooftop in Paris, mid afternoon. Nearly summer time. Laying amongst a flowery and plant sprawled deck toking a rich blunt and listening to dreamy sounds...
    sailorrmoon sailorrmoon 22-25, F Mar 20

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    I always dwell on my mistakes... I wish it was 10 years ago so I can get a second chance at life, meet him again for the first time, befriend the right people, avoid hurting my...
    LadyMayah LadyMayah 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    I wish I was genuinely happy with life, but I'm not and I don't think I ever will. Don't see the point in even having a life.
    ellavalencia ellavalencia 18-21, F Mar 28

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    Although i am not but i just wish everyday was like that. No worries and does think about what to do or work out. That is why i have hash once a month. It feels nothing and nothing...
    noxicillin noxicillin 26-30, F Apr 2

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    I wish I was stronger than I am, but I'm not. I'm not a strong girl, I am a girl who breaks down on a weekly basis, and thinks about suicide quite often. I am not as strong as...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I'd like to have someone to lean on, and someone who can lean on me. A partner, someone to walk through life with. I've always been single and I'm really sick of if. But I don't...
    Dreamer32 Dreamer32 22-25, F Apr 7

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    I wish I was innocent again. Just. Something about innocence in a female is so attractive and lovable. So cute. Idk. I'm weird.
    PandaHaven PandaHaven 18-21, F Apr 9

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    I was born in 1999, and am currently 14 years old. I have always been a talkative and kind person, but a few years ago my step dad and mom got divorce, and I haven't talked to my...
    UnwantedShadow UnwantedShadow 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I Wish I Was Hot! I want to know what it's like to turn heads everywhere I go. To be able to look good in anything without trying. To have a chance with guys that are out of my...
    Lifeshouldsparkle Lifeshouldsparkle 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Meant for someone else, but not for me. Love was out to get me. That's the way it seemed. Disappointment haunted all my dreams... Then I saw his face. And now I'm a believer...
    ladypirate108 ladypirate108 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    So I guess this is it... This is where it ends.. I wish.. I deeply wish I could've been there when you needed someone. I wanted to so bad, you never even knew. And now I guess.. I...
    hazellmo0n hazellmo0n 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    Bare with me, its going on 1am in the morning. I'm sitting here in the living room, dark and crying my eyes out. I just need to write this out, because if I don't, I have a feeling...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 24

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    But as a child I didn't think of that. I wished my parents would get divorced. So that I could live with my mother and my brother with my father far away from me. I was the closest...
    KidAgony KidAgony 18-21, F Mar 26

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    In third grade they laughed at me because I wore all black. I couldn't afford new clothes, these were given to me. In fourth grade they laughed at me because I never had anything...
    HeyItsKaylaMay HeyItsKaylaMay 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 30

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    The past goes, the present comes, and the future awaits, yet I wish it didn't. I've never been a people person, always in the background. I am the wallflower of the world. I am...
    UnwantedShadow UnwantedShadow 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    How i wish!!! Just a wishful thinking.. Richard gere-pretty woman..
    Pretywoman Pretywoman 36-40, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I wish I could be like other girls..... Pretty I wish I can look in the mirror and Not cry my eyes out 😭 I wish I could be the pretty one.... I HATE MY BODY I'm fat! I'm...
    Monse13 Monse13 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 19

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    Sometimes I feel like my fiancée doesn't know how much I love him. I am so in love with him. I do anything for him. I love him so much and now even more than ever. We recently had...
    Krystalgarciaa Krystalgarciaa 22-25, F Mar 25

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    I have been thinking lately about never having been born and the comfort it may give me. I beleive in an afterlife and beleive we all come here from that plane of existence to...
    CTcitzen CTcitzen 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    I wish I did not exist at all. I am not suicidal but I also feel that I am done living. There is no point to getting up every morning to go about your day, make money, get an...
    Girlincrisis Girlincrisis 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    This is a normal feeling for me to have. I am in a LDR with an amazing man, the only problem is he is 1235.77 miles away :( every night, every day, every minute, I wish to just be...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    I don't, really. My family wishes for me to be "normal", and I know I could if I wanted to, but it would honestly sicken me. I think when people become normal they are more often...
    Poker4Life Poker4Life 18-21, M Mar 30

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    I wish I could tie you up in my shoes, make you feel unpretty too. I was told I was beautiful, but what does that mean to you? Look into the mirror, who's inside there? The one...
    lillylolz lillylolz 13-15, F 4 Responses Apr 3

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    I do.. I really really do.. Well I know I'm this super awesome Mr. Epic Fantastic kind of guy (no not being conceited).. But sometimes I wish I can just be somebody else.. Like in...
    StevensTHEname StevensTHEname 26-30, M Apr 4

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    I am ready. I have been for quite some time. I got out of my addiction. I wanted to relapse but overcame my urges. My train of thought is much better. I can hold a conversation...
    ninerzoon ninerzoon 36-40, M 6 days ago
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