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I Would Like to Run Away Sometimes

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 451 People

    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 6 Responses Jan 20, 2012

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    Not At All...

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

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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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    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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    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 Feb 6

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 2 Responses Sep 2, 2008

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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
    Hugo655 Hugo655 18-21, M May 4

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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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    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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    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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    To Join the Circus

     id want to be a barker or part of the freak show
    alsorolo alsorolo 31-35, M 1 Response Jun 29, 2009

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    I just want to run as fast and far as I can if could just to get away from all the lies and the truth behind it. If running away will make me forget I would. If running away can...
    Alekz2816 Alekz2816 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 4

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    sylvia. everyday since she betrayed me. nothing but nightmares and pain of losing my soulmate of 4 yeqr one who knew everything about u n vice versa n every dream ect. the one who...
    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M Dec 1

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    We need to run away...just to see who will come after us...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 9

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    I remember I wanted to run away so bad and get away from my problems. Unfortunally I would've had no one to run to or place to go. I'm glad I'm not who I was when I was younger and...
    Rebelscorpio Rebelscorpio 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 14

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    I would like to meet a nudist couple and spend a vacation with them in a nudist resort. I am open to new experiences and hope that can make them enjoy my company.
    naughtyguy13 naughtyguy13 26-30, M 54 mins ago

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    I am in need for some advice, suggestions or help I will try to make my situation as short as I can. Basically I grew up in a very abusive home, my dad was physically and mentally...
    suziqt suziqt 46-50 3 Responses Nov 26

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    weekend is here, i dont know what i could do to stay away from boredom. suddenly i though came to me if i can be somewhere else suddenly, dont have to worry about driving, where...
    Mangostrawberrybanana Mangostrawberrybanana 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 28

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    I am going to run away to NYC and wondering if anyone would like to join me as safety in numbers is important in the city, especially as teenagers. Hmu if interested!
    whitecat013 whitecat013 18-21, M Dec 5

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    please save me. help me runaway. these memories demons curses hellish insane nightmares are reality. plz help me run away take me with u. love don't exist. girls use me betray me...
    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M Dec 8

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    So this is my third post about running away.. I was becoming involved with a run away group but the person I was messaging has stopped replying so I'm not sure what's going on...
    getawaygirll getawaygirll 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 13

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    My name is Maddy and Im 12 years old. 13 in one month. I have been considering running away now for about a year and I feel its time to get out of here now. Im from the Uk, Norwich...
    RunawayMaddy RunawayMaddy 13-15, F 4 Responses Dec 16

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    I've always wanted to run away, it's in my nature, I'm a runner, I haven't ran for 9 years, in that time I've married and had two amazing kids, but I still dream of running, it's...
    suze75 suze75 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 28

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    I'm 15 years old. I don't have a car or a plan or anything like that. I just want to run away. I want to start over. I want to met new people and I just wanna live. I live in Iowa...
    brrridgettt brrridgettt 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 4

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    I want to run away from people, when they get too close. I am looking at EP as an opportunity to stay and not run.
    tryingagainII tryingagainII 56-60, M Dec 5

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    Hi. My name is S and I want to run away from home in New Jersey. I am 14, and struggle with depression, so my partner in crime has to be willing to be friends and talk together. No...
    teenagerrunaway teenagerrunaway 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 29

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    Me and my friend. We have to run away. We have our reasons but we need to start planning. If anyone can help us with what to do and how to get places and where to stay please...
    lvcr lvcr 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 2

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    someone please run away with me? :/
    lostboysandgirlsfoundeachother lostboysandgirlsfoundeachother 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 5

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    I need run away soon I dead inside
    matrixwolf matrixwolf 16-17, M Dec 6

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    One day I will run away from this madness and I'll never look back. I'll be free forever.
    Miriam212 Miriam212 16-17, F Dec 9

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    need a girlfriend someone i can care about and listen too i am 16 and want to travel and thinking of running away to Canada to start my new life tired of living in ohio and being...
    columbus38 columbus38 13-15, M Dec 10

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    My best friend and I went for dinner this past Monday. I confided in him something I've never told anyone, not even a post on here. I told him I want to run away. That I wanted to...
    tRueInSAnItY tRueInSAnItY 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    My life is a nightmare. Out of all the things that I want and could have happened, I got the complete opposite. I could just run away my family...never to return...but where do I...
    Profweird Profweird 18-21, M Dec 11

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