I Wonder What Life Would Be Like Had I Made a Different Choice

Reflecting upon our choices in life; researching stories of life's choices for book. 110 People

    Is Life's Course Predestined, Or Is It Our Choice?

    One particular event that comes to mind for me dates back to 1986, when I had entered and won a “Twist” dance contest with a good friend at the time; a friend with whom I had an extremely fond attraction and also with whom I eventually...
    researchguy researchguy
    Dec 14, 2008

    Quiet Desperation

    I'm surprised this group is not larger. Or maybe there are more people content with their life choices than I realized. I've always admired those who can say "I have no regrets." And hated them for it, also. I think those who are truly happy, are those who have choices and chose...
    samedeepwater samedeepwater
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Sep 28, 2011

    I recently came to the realization

    that the one decision that altered the course of my life the most was one that was partly irrational. I grew up in the Northeastern US. I went to college there. when I applied to graduate schools, there were two which responded with a reasonable amount of financial aid: one was...
    eddiecarbone eddiecarbone
    61-65, M
    2 Responses May 15, 2014

    My horse is my life honestly.

    If I had never have gotten her I don't know where my life would be at this point.
    jackdragon22399 jackdragon22399
    18-21, M
    Jan 27, 2015

    Sometimes I wish I was never born.

    Seems as if everything I do is wrong.. I've been ****** over my whole life.. They think money and buying my happiness makes me.. happy. it doesn't. It kills me even more. When I was younger, I had no idea what was going on. Until I got older, that's when it hit me.. hard. My...
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    2 Responses Dec 10, 2013
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