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I Would Like to Run Away Sometimes

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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 6 Responses Jan 20, 2012

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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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    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 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 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 9, 2011

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Well, I don't know where it is

    but sometimes yes I wish I could run away to a new place far away. Where I can be myself and not disliked or hatred for me. Where there is peace calm and quiet. Somewhere surrounded by natural beauty. Where I don't need to go to work everyday. Where I can meet new people...
    papri papri 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 8

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 16-17, M Feb 6

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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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    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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    Related Experiences

    I could really honesty run away right now. I'm so pissed,so depressed & so tired of life.
    slowlykillingmyself slowlykillingmyself 13-15, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    Hey, I'm 18 male, and I really can't take my parents anymore. I'm thinking of running away all the time. I'm sorry, this is a bit long but I would really appreciate someone's...
    Balkan1996 Balkan1996 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 1

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    Sometimes I do, things like the weather get in the way. I wish I could hide from my feelings. I hate being human and having the ability to feel all of these negative emotions. I...
    Rayven1997 Rayven1997 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    this is all i think of when browsing this thread: i'm gonna run away and never say goodbye (gonna run away gonna run away gonna run away gonna run away) i'm gonna run away and...
    SacredLoaf SacredLoaf 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 9

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    I don't see the harm in doing so. The cause and effect are nothing but good, I live alone and i can get away from my "life". Suicide and running away are the best options as of the...
    hatredofmyself hatredofmyself 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    I love my job but it gets me real stressful and it makes me wonder if the part of my job that I don't feel right is something that I have to overcome or if it simply means there's...
    pheebsh pheebsh 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    My heart now aches for this. I have this little fantasy of running away with the love of my life. He'll pick me up just before the sun rises and we'll just drive, no plans, no...
    SheAlwaysBelieved SheAlwaysBelieved 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Eleven years. That is how long it took me to get out of that place. That literally means that I have spent half my life dreaming of getting away... Running away. I am far enough...
    Lullacus Lullacus 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I hope the group I'm in won't fall apart.. I really don't want to be here anymore, I want to end it. I'm literally choosing between suicide and running away, and it's gonna be very...
    Lizzy96 Lizzy96 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 21

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    I plan on running away either after this school year or the summer after that. The plan would be to end up in California. I'd eventually come back home, though, this isn't...
    emmy33 emmy33 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    My friend and I are planning on running away next summer. Most likely not for good, but for a while. We live in the US. If anyone would like to join us, or meet us on the way...
    emmy33 emmy33 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 11

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    Hello I'm a young person almost 13 and I have been planning to run away from home for a very long time now. I'm a black male I'm 5.4 I weigh 132lbs I exercise a lot I'm rather...
    XJJohnson XJJohnson 22-25, M Aug 22

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    I want to run away I don't want to live with someone who's don't understand me and alway think that I'm worthless. My life is suck I'm don't even have (real) friend, I don't have...
    sashiaJ sashiaJ 13-15, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I want to run away but I don't want to do it alone. I'm from canada, looking to end up in Alberta or British Columbia, I am in ontario currently. Anyone looking for a run away...
    midnightterror midnightterror 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 4

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    I just had a dream about this. I was with my family in this forest i think, well somewhere where we were surrounded by trees. And there were houses too and we went to see one for...
    LifeOnAThread LifeOnAThread 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 21

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    Okay, so I must start off.. This is for those who are serious about running away. I'm 16. I have a car, license, and about 5 grand. I live in Michigan but I am willing to drive any...
    zillamon zillamon 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 9

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    I've been making plans for probably a year to run away, or in my case since I am a adult, move away. All those plans have tumbled down. My truck needs a lot of expensive work and I...
    cinch cinch 46-50, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I have tried and enjoyed smaller toys but would like to try something a bit more adventurous, either in length or girth.. Just seeking a new sensation..
    Gunnutz Gunnutz 51-55, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I want to run away so bad, but I'm a ***** to do it alone and I need a ride
    leonelarocks leonelarocks 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 3

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    I can't take it anymore...Im from PA, anybody wanna run away with me?
    Rayven1997 Rayven1997 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 3

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    I just want to run away to some beautiful place and go exploring.
    Charmianx Charmianx 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    I'm from Virginia. I can't deal with my family anymore. I want to run away with someone who drives and has car.
    alishajoshi10 alishajoshi10 13-15 3 Responses Aug 7

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    I just want to run away from home,church, all of these people who think they know me.
    AcousticLover AcousticLover 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 7

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