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I Would Like to Run Away Sometimes

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    ..OH, So Would I!

    I wan't to get away!   My ideal place is the York Peninsula! So many lonely ,secluded beaches where i could lose myself! We all need to "get away' I believe!
    mzdivine mzdivine 56-60 2 Responses Mar 21, 2009

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    Fly In A Hurry And Pause At Point Blank

    I begin to doubt in myself as I begin to doubt in you.Is it you or is it me?These are the questions that overcome my mind although I always seem to convince myself otherwise.I don't believe it should all be pink perfect but I do expect it to be purple, which is my favorite color...
    SeaOfSecrets SeaOfSecrets 18-21, F Oct 11, 2011

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    I used to want to run away to Oregon

    when I was younger. I wanted to hitchhike there. Five year later i like to think of how absurd the idea was. I did recently hear a story about a teenager who hitchhiked to Oregon only to disappear there. They only found his back pack but no trace of anything else. He disappeared...
    Gus1996 Gus1996 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 6, 2014

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    Get Back On the Plane

    Sometimes I would like to pull out my pass port and high-tail it back to my homeland Germany. I never agreed to live this life, in another country and would like to run back to the life I could have had. I figure: pack a suitcase and go. But then I figure...Im a broke college...
    FastLaneC3 FastLaneC3 18-21, F Mar 20, 2009

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    I'm Growing Up

    A ll my life I have been a runner. It became my way to survive. I ran as a child. I made poor choices in my adult life and when things were bad (like feeling threaten) I would run. Sometimes it was my PTSD and sometimes it was real. Running sucks because then what are you going...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 3 Responses Sep 12, 2008

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    Who Hasn't Thought of R...

    Who hasn't thought of running away? When times get rough and you feel all alone, it is hard not to think those thoughts.
    Tanya10578 Tanya10578 31-35 Jun 28, 2009

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    Sometimes I think I should make preparations

    and drop off the grid completely ..... Other times I wish I could just load up the backpack throw my cell in the river and hit the trail ....
    YoungDawg66 YoungDawg66 46-50, M 2 Responses Jun 2

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    There Are Days...

    when I dream of runnng away.  Life just seems to much to bear, and I start to daydream about living in another world, far removed from the one I'm in now.  I call them Trinidad days.  Why Trinidad?  It's a beautiful island, warm and sunny, where ...
    cedricsmom cedricsmom 36-40, F 4 Responses Jun 28, 2009

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    Run Like a Deer

    Me too! I would disconnect myself from all ties and responsibilities .I want  a house in the woods,a lake and a fishing pole..maybe a big friendly dog to talk to.I'm tired of the rat race. 
    wiseowl wiseowl 61-65, F Feb 22, 2008

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    Definitely

    Look,my mom died wen i wuz 4 and a half years old! My dad abused my big bro!! So,my aunt adopted my 2 big syblings and me and is now my mom!!Im the youngest one here and so my now THREE big syblings treat me like a slave and a piece of ****!! I almost ran away one time to my...
    Belieber01 Belieber01 13-15 Jul 23, 2011

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    sometimes i just feel like reality is to harsh ,

    it´s like being stuck someplace dark and not being able to get out, it sucks feeling lost and feeling you don´t belong here
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 4, 2014

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    Yes I Do ...

    Sometimes I just want to get up, pack a small bag and go. Anywhere! As long as it's away from here. Just drop all responsibility and find a small quite place where I can be myself ... all the time. No more hiding. I'd run so fast ... even wearing 5 or 6 inch heels and a miniskirt...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 1 Response Sep 2, 2008

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    I Feel Like Dying Each Moment

    I am the first child in my family. Yes, I am a girl, and from my childhood all I have seen is poverty. I am from a third world country, my father had a small business which failed. All my parents could do with their small earnings is to manage my and my brothers study. I started...
    Eragon79 Eragon79 31-35 Jul 22, 2011

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    Runaway Train

    I don't have a story, I just dig the skirt and boots on the logo. I will share a little something. I was kicked out of the house when I was 16 and have never looked back. I am still on my runaway adventure. I have learned to live life instead of life living me. Not everyone will...
    sassjordan sassjordan 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 17, 2009

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    There Are Days...

    There are some days I want to pack a couple bags and hit the road. I want to go to Tennessee or some state with mountains and start over. I want no one to know me, I want to start fresh. I know it may sound crazy but I really do. I think of all the possibilities of what is out...
    IvoryTapestry IvoryTapestry 26-30, F 5 Responses Jan 20, 2012

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    To the City.

    i wish that i could just get away just for a coupla weeks or somethiing. everyone says that the country is so beautiful, well let them have it. i wish that i could go to a city and stay there if only for a couple of days or weeks. a city with lots of lights and that is really...
    imXhereXbutXyouXdontXseeXme imXhereXbutXyouXdontXseeXme 18-21, F 5 Responses Feb 22, 2008

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    Oh I've Ran Away Before...

    Repeatedly, since i was 5 years old. Just do. Not going anywhere in particular, just....away.
    TheBlakkSheep TheBlakkSheep 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 28, 2009

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    A Lot Of The Time

    Any day within the last week would have been good. LOL When the marriage is failed the whole house is wrong. The whole system is just messed up. There are days it gets unbearable and I feel nothing is right and can be right. I try to shake things off and keep going, even though...
    soulrunher soulrunher 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 12, 2013

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    The Reason I Would Like To Run Away Is

    I've been married for over 20 years.  Sometimes I feel like I'm a child, the way my hubby treats me.  For example:  Whenever our bank accounts get into the negative, he starts raising his voice talking to me as if it is all my fault.  He has said several times he was going to...
    highhopes highhopes 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 21, 2012

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    Preparation #9

    I just want to run away with her. Someday, but now I have commitments. We both know, So we met. She brings me lunch, Good company, Good food, excellent kisses and touches. This had to be the SHORTEST 1 hour in history. Einstien talkes about bending time. I think this lunch date...
    1changingheart 1changingheart 51-55, M Apr 2, 2012

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    If It Weren't For The Kids...

    If I didn't have children, I would likely run away to Him. I would get a tiny appartment as close to downtown Vancouver as I could afford, and spend my days workng in a busy restaurant, and my nights in His bed. We would have our coffee at cute little cafes, and walk the streets...
    lilycaroline lilycaroline 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 17, 2012

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    Oh Today - I Have Drama Queens In the Family!!

    My sister, mother nad aunt are the epitome of drama queens... Why I chose to spend the day with them - I have NO clue!!   
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 10 Responses Mar 7, 2009

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    I Am Offering A Shelter For Abused Or Mistreated Teenage Girls And Women Runaway's

    I have more than enough experience on running away, and I know the mental and physical abuses that occur, if you need some one to talk to feel free to contact me and I will do what I can to help you resolve your issues or direct you to good person who can assist you...
    divinepolycouple divinepolycouple 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 9, 2011

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    Say it's true, there's nothing like me

    and you I'm not alone, tell me you feel it too And I would run away I would run away, yeah..., yeah I would run away I would run away with you Cause I am falling in love with you No never I'm never gonna stop Falling in love with you Close the door, lay down upon the floor...
    CaptainR14 CaptainR14 26-30, M Apr 11, 2014

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    To Join the Circus

     id want to be a barker or part of the freak show
    alsorolo alsorolo 36-40, M 1 Response Jun 29, 2009

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    My Little Window

    i have tried to run away many times..... i get out of my house and downtown...... but then i come back and i lay there thinking about if i didnt come back...... what wouldve happened to me..... what would i have done out there in this big place we call earth....... would i die or...
    smexychick897 smexychick897 13-15 1 Response Oct 3, 2010

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    Not At All...

    I definitely don't wanna run away, but those are some damn gorgeous boots ;)
    Infinite9 Infinite9 66-70, F Jul 23, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    i truly dont want to be here anymore. all the memories. all the sadness attached. all my feelings that were just tossed to the curb. everything i lost. i want to run from myself...
    ForgetableMe ForgetableMe 31-35, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    because I am very scared. I made someone very upset and indeed he has taken offense. Not exactly sure why I wrote this except I had to say it. I'm sorry Mr.
    Tstanley86 Tstanley86 26-30, F 11 hrs ago

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    I just want to run away and do something, not wait, just go out and actually help the world, not learn how
    Ghosty1232 Ghosty1232 16-17 14 hrs ago

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    I always dreamed of running away. As kid I was secretly planning escape from my family. Having bag ready with only stuff I would need under my bed. I got pocket knife, sleeping...
    tripwithzip tripwithzip 26-30, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    I just want to run away and start over..why am I not brave enough
    Lani89 Lani89 26-30, F 5 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    I wonder how long it would take for someone to notice I'm gone.
    foreveralone22 foreveralone22 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    Sometimes I would like to just grab my things and travel to a far away country. Just like that, without planning anything. Somewhere where no one knows me, where I do not have to...
    Darquessa Darquessa 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    sometimes I just want to jump from the window.. just like that
    IceChocolate143 IceChocolate143 13-15, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    But then I realize I have nowhere to run to.
    misanthropicpessimist misanthropicpessimist 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    i wish to run away with my amazing angel n her fantastic daughter to nice new country start new n happy life :-)
    atomicbombastar atomicbombastar 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    I come from a challenging background. I'm adopted, and my biological parents abused me. So I'm not very familiar with trust and love. Im broken, used and worthless. I cut myself...
    Bpadg Bpadg 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I want to run away. I live in Colorado if you want to join me. Any tips on running away?
    Glacieum Glacieum 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Gonna start saving up again... Gonna save enough to move away... People say you can't run away from your problems... Maybe I'll just run with them instead.. It may not solve my...
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I tend to run away from my problems but its most likely mentally not physically
    ohangela ohangela 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    Are you being blackmailed abused raped? If so, join my Run Away Adventure Organization. In this group theres choices. Choice 1= run away together forever Choice 2= run away and...
    Eve34 Eve34 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Let's run away and leave all our problems behind!
    aangelrussell aangelrussell 18-21, T 5 days ago

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    Lets a run away. No guys tho
    Eve34 Eve34 18-21, F 29 Responses 5 days ago

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