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I Wonder What I Would See If My Life Flashed Before My Eyes

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    It Happened To Me Already..

    At 10 years old. No lie. I almost drowned. And the memory is oddly both vivid and fuzzy. But that shitt happens. You do recall so many moments of your life within an instant. I was only 10, but even then I remembered my first day of Kindergarten, the day my brother was born and...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 21, 2011

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    My Life....The Secrets.......The Truth.....

    I know what I would see,at the beginning,I would see me,a baby,cute and warm. Then as the years pass,I would see a fight,a fight that would split,my mother,my sweet mother,and my my abusive smoking dad,apart. Then comes the despair,the displeasure,the pain. As I grow older,more...
    Goldpaw Goldpaw 13-15 1 Response Oct 16, 2012

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    Suspension

    i think it would put things in perspective. i feel like would see all he small but significant moments that i had all but forgotten about, the little things that make me who i am. i feel so disconnected from myself, my life, and the world right now that i wonder whether something...
    Fahrenheit Fahrenheit 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 12, 2009

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    I Wonder

    i wonder what i will see when i die . what will flash before my eyes. i don't really know . i hope i would see my mother.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 20, 2010

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    What Is My Purpose In This World?

    Born a child of a father soldier and a army raised mother, my crazy mother, the mother you would hate forever my father, the one man who i looked up to he said he loved me then left for iraq and i was with my stepmother he comes home a changed man and i leave my 2 sisters and my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Oct 16, 2012

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    I often wonder if people see how warm and open my heart is. Do they feel the love I give? How do they really see me? To me, it's all so much deeper than what's on the outside.
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    sometime I wonder how others see me and what I look like to them
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    I'm just wondering how people see me because many people told me that I looked way above my age even though I'm 15 they tell me I look 18, 19 even 20! I think it's probably my...
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    I suppose I have quite a few wonderful things in my life, but only one that I feel constantly. And I make sure to remind her everyday :$
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    warriorwolf1818 warriorwolf1818 16-17, M Dec 7

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    If you just win 100 million Dollars , what would u do and where would you move to ( if you are not satisfied with your current city ) ?
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    I see on television, the papers, life that there are people who do extraordinary things that we deemed impossible. Everyday I wake up, an existential crisis is the burden of my...
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    Here is my theory: I think the reason we can't seem to figure this out is because we humans are so self-centered that we always think "what is the purpose of MY life" and "why do...
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    I just do what I do. I don't bother learning what it is. If I find out I will find out and that's it. And if I die before hand then so be it. I'm not going to just give up and...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Nov 21

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    I have thought for a long time that the course of my life has depended on a series of small choices. I met my wife on a visit to the pub shortly after breaking my nose playing...
    BridgeGuy BridgeGuy 56-60, M Nov 23

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    I was going to be a model when I was 16 but I had terrible anxiety issues and had a problem with change. My parents weren't involved at all and I felt scared and alone. I was put...
    Bella70 Bella70 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 4

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    1. I have a generous aunt who I love, but don't get to see very often. 2. I am glad that my mother isn't putting herself first before me and my siblings. 3. My father may not be...
    Profweird Profweird 18-21, M Dec 11

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    just to share this poem... how true... (All credits go to the author of this poem) Thinking a million times, Walking around railway lines.. Waiting won't be peaceful as much, It...
    isohatetheworld isohatetheworld 70+, F 1 Response Nov 19

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    My love is 23 years older than me. We met a few years ago online via AgeMeet.com. It was totally platonic but I broke off contact due to doing other things in my life, I wasn't...
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    Right now...its midday...*peeks at clock*...ok..its ten past...im done with this mornings paperwork...got loads done...all up to date now. The carpet had been vacuumed...thats...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 28

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    I could have lived my entire life without seeing your nasty-*** ****…****
    EmaleahTaylor EmaleahTaylor 18-21, F Dec 1

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    I honestly wonder all the time what people really see in me or how I look to others. Am I pretty? Nerdy, like able? Annoying? Too serious? Too sarcastic? I feel I am perceived...
    21falloutsatthedisco 21falloutsatthedisco 16-17, F 5 Responses Dec 4

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    Having stress is not easy living life how you want it to be maybe normal for you isnt the same people are diffrent in their own ways and me having bipola is making me worse because...
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