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I Would Love to Escape This Life For Awhile

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    Feeling All Supressed And Tangled

    I don't feel any sense of security at all. At home, both my sisters are having eating disorders and my parents focus a lot of attention on my elder sister. which means that i am left to be bullied by my younger sister. in school, well, i have no school. i have just graduated and...
    bluegloom bluegloom 16-17 Dec 9, 2012

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    Underneathe the Paving Stones the Beach

    i might go to prison for trying to escape. it is easy to go about with a narrow view of things. i say that so that whoever reads this might consider it openly w/o prejudices which may not even truly be their own. i like to use heroin. it really bugs me how sad so many people...
    brainwashattempt brainwashattempt 22-25 1 Response May 27, 2009

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    That Would Be Nice

    I would love to get away from my life right now or anytime for that matter. My life is never easy and is just seems to get harder and harder for me. I'm still making it though, smiling cause I stopped giving a damn. My last relationship ended because he was cheating, I'm...
    Spilled Spilled 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 24, 2013

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    Live A Dream.

    To everyone, I am this worthless lazy bum kid. I am, I am worth nothing.I am tired of it here, I am always stuck in this house, in this neighborhood,I am always alone.I just want to go, get out of this life and travel the world....my parents are annoying as hell and are as stupid...
    PrincessOfTheDark PrincessOfTheDark 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 7, 2011

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    Just a Little While Would Be Nice

    to escape for awhile would be wonderful. maybe be someone else for a while, a different person,a different place,a different life; just to find out if life is easier for other people or their just better at faking it. that would be nice...
    insomniasouthx insomniasouthx 16-18, F 1 Response Dec 22, 2007

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    It'S A Bit Like Wanderlust

    I feel stuck in the same place, doing the same things, or lack thereof. I daydream about traveling, of packing my bags, and just vanishing. I reminiscence a lot about the trips I have taken in the past, but despair of ever having the resources to go traveling. I suspect part of...
    Aerakyla Aerakyla 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 3, 2013

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    No Drama, No Deficits

    Id like to spend a couple weeks with a beautiful woman, who likes to wear satin and screw in every possible position and in every possible place, and not worry about work, bills, or whether or not tomorrow is going to be better.
    sxadickt sxadickt 36-40, M Mar 23, 2009

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    Too Much Madness!

    There's too much responsibility! The expectations are sky high! There are so many things I have to do as time running out! Help! Today's society standards are pretty high and expects teenagers to act like adults but get treated like kids, expects a lot and rely on young adults...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F Nov 24, 2013

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    Love To Escape

    Love to escape,Even for a day,This life,Need a break,Please,Let me off,I promise,Later,I'll be back.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 2, 2012

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    I Would Like..

    to travel to places like...Narnia  or Hyrule...  or some other, more simple world....Some places I would like to visit, one I would like to move to and spend the rest of my life there...well, I visit them in my dreams sometimes, but it's not the same as being physically there...
    ElvenLady ElvenLady 36-40, F 4 Responses Mar 22, 2011

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    Peace

    Sometimes I have moments of pure peace, where I feel untouchable, like nothing that is going on around me can effect me..I would love to escape.
    NiRiada NiRiada 22-25, F Sep 17, 2008

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    When Is Enough, Enough?

    Today I have asked myself, Alcohol? drugs? Am I really that big a coward? I've used them for 40 years in an attempt to mask my depression. I have used the excuse that my kids need me to protect them. I will hurt them terribly by taking my life. My grandchildren will never know me...
    advisoryteam89 advisoryteam89 61-65, M 1 Response Nov 16, 2009

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    Escape to Life Somwhere Else

    I'd like to escape from my life work and responibilities to another place, country and start over, I feel this country i live in has past its use by date, i would like to move on somehow dont think i have the confidence to do it tho strider45
    strider45 strider45 51-55, M 1 Response Jun 11, 2009

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    A Vacation Would Be Nice

    sometimes dreaming isn't enough. i would love to be able to leave this body for a while and really take a break from this life and the physical world in general
    AngelaDark AngelaDark 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 9, 2007

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    Awhile

    I want to walk in the footsteps of someone else's shoes. Just for a little while... :)
    xHanako xHanako 22-25, F Jul 17, 2009

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    Love To Escape

    l would love to leave from this life for a couple of hours to see what is or is there another life or other beings..
    rezlife rezlife 26-30, F Aug 24, 2012

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    Silver Linings

    I have been waiting for like it seems a very long time to have a child. I am 33 years old and been married for 13 years, I wanted to wait to make sure I could give my child everything that I could. I have been diagnosed with cervical cancer and it doesn't appear that my uterus...
    Jumbosky Jumbosky 31-35 2 Responses Dec 8, 2012

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    Just For Something Different

    I feel like my life is on spin cycle. The same people day in day out, the same mundane routine, nothing new, nothing interesting, nothing exciting. My life hasn't even started yet and I feel like im going nowhere. Id love to just escape this ridiculous life for a few days. Leave...
    hopelessinlove22 hopelessinlove22 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 1, 2013

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    Wanting to Feel Proud

    being unemployed has left me so lost. i know that there are worse things in the world, but i am disappointed in myself. i am more irritable towards my loved ones, and it is not their fault. i just want to feel proud of myself. i want to have a purpose. If I had the money, I would...
    creativesun creativesun 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 8, 2009

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    Hopefully I'll Get It Soon.. Even If It's Just An Hour

    After everything I need time out to just breathe, to relax and let myself think without everything seemingly crashing in on me... but you see this boy I really like is coming to see me soon.. he has the ability to calm me down and make me forget everything. I just hope this still...
    Buffy19 Buffy19 18-21, F Oct 11, 2011

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    Don'T Feel Sorry

    well before may19th of 2012 i have been on the track team at my college for 3 years then the first week i was home for summer break i was in a freak fourwheeler accident and suffered a tramatic brain injury while i spent the time getting 10 brain surgeries and a small amount of...
    calthrower calthrower 22-25, M Jun 9, 2013

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    To Switch

    tried but it¨s not easy to turn ur life over, sometimes i just want to reborn in some new shape, other country, other sex.. other mind.. sometimes i just wish to live as a rare exotic fish or plant in someone else¨s life to fill his eyes with care and pride..
    neonblack neonblack 21-25, F 1 Response Oct 13, 2007

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    Invasion

    He stared at her picture in the waiting area, in the skybridge, during takeoff. He kept having to re-touch the screen of his phone: it kept going to black to save battery. Eventually he went into the settings and changed it to 'always-on'. "Girl troubles?" The woman next to him...
    O38OO2661677 O38OO2661677 36-40 Jan 18, 2013

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    I Really Need A Break From Life

    There's so much going on in my life right now, i can't focus on the important things in my life and things doesn't go as expected. Complications just keep showing up, complications that were totally unexpected. Right now i just feel like taking a break, travel the world and just...
    ununconfused ununconfused 16-17, M Nov 22, 2010

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    I Can'T Do This Anymore....

    I just can't. I feel lost, and I just want to fly away. I feel so alone, even though I'm not. I have friends, but it doesn't feel real. I don't what to do. I'm having a very dark moment right now. This is the only place I want to talk about it. I'm fourteen, and my life is normal...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 9, 2013

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    I Wish

    to just get away from everything that gets me down....certain friends, even family, just everything.  would love to be some place different than here, something different than the same old day in, day out crap that makes a person feel so trapped.  to escape from this...
    KinkyFlower KinkyFlower 31-35, F 12 Responses Mar 18, 2008

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    Just A Little Brake

    I wish i could get a little brake from my life... Get a chanse to pull myself together, gather some strength... Couse right only thing i do is falling down, deeper and deeper. I'm lost i don't know how to get up from this, i don't know how to feel, what to do, how long i can...
    littlebirdG littlebirdG 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 7, 2011

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    Sometimes life is to overwhelming,

    especially when thinking about the future....
    AyomiNakamura AyomiNakamura 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 6

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    Please Let Me Go!

    Yep Happy 10th Anniversay to me!  I had a Dr. appointment that lasts about an hour and now my husband is really mad because I'm running late and I was going to get a pizza for supper!  He yells and screams at me while I'm there twice and I hang up because everybody can...
    tks tks 36-40, F 28 Responses Nov 29, 2007

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    Overachiever People-pleaser

    I am a wife and a mom of 3 daughters--all school age. I run my own Home Healthcare business--I also provide client care to the elderly clientele, I teach fitness classes at the local fitness center, I also teach a neuro class for elderly who have suffered a stroke. I have many...
    wearing2manyhats wearing2manyhats 36-40 1 Response Jan 13, 2011

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    Love To Escape??? Try 7 Yrs Of Caregiving For A Wife With Alzheimer's

    A life of caring for a non responsive shell of what formerly was a bright witty charming sexy lady.... descended into her own private hell
    talkenhed talkenhed 70+, M Aug 4, 2013

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    In The Waiting Room Of Life...

    Why is it that things can come so easy for most people where as I have to work 10 times harder to get the exact same things? I know, I know, that's life. If one more person says that to me, I might have to show off my ninja skills; and by ninja skills I mean walk away and wish...
    Jennifer136 Jennifer136 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 30, 2011

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    Wondering Where Life Will Lead Me

    I have been in a marriage for almost 7 years now. I am 25 years old and have a boy who turned 5 in January. I'm not exactly sure when things went numb for me but I know that this realization came to light when my mother passed in May 2011. I loved my husband at one point, and I...
    JustWannaBMe JustWannaBMe 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 11, 2011

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    I used to do poetry I used to write songs i

    used to draw but with time passing I realize would my work go unnoticed. Out of the millions of people like me...who will stand dominant who will write the next big book or draw the next Mona Lisa? History is written by the victor, but someone has to be the loser otherwise it's...
    SurvivedDeath SurvivedDeath 13-15, M Mar 6

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    Kinda Sick of It a Lot

    not exactly a depressed person, i just hate being around sometimes, i need to get away from everything and everyone i need an escape
    Donalh Donalh 22-25, M Mar 28, 2008

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    hjtopiwala hjtopiwala 46-50, M Mar 6

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    I Need Time Out

    Quick recap.........i haven't seen my mother for nearly 6months. She made me choose between her or my husband. I chose my husband. She then said **** you, your on your own now. This evening there was a knock at the door and it was my step-dad, he'd come round with presents from...
    Evernight Evernight 31-35, F 5 Responses Dec 24, 2009

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    I'm Gone

    Yes, I have a nice little spot I go to and it's like another world, camping!
    imahag imahag 46-50, F Apr 1, 2009

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    I Just Don't Wanna Have to Return to It

    I would love to escape my life sometimes. But if I went on holiday or something, I would have to come back to this life eventually. That's the part I don't like. I mean I WOULD go on holiday if I could, but I think when I got back I might detest this life even more. My favorite...
    Melody08 Melody08 18-21, F Mar 6, 2008

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    Longing For Escapism.._x

    i just need to get away from everything and everyone, even myself for a bit, maybe a long while. im so emotionally tired of everything im feeling everything ive felt and everything im going to feel.. im afraid of the future im afraid of a lot of things.  i need to break...
    FromTheHeartOfaWoman FromTheHeartOfaWoman 18-21, F 12 Responses Dec 10, 2007

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    36 Years Later

    I thought it wouldnt last forever, I was 17 having his baby, and I owed it to my family' and the baby to make this bond legal, And the fact that he was rich helps, he was 20. There was violance, there was passion, there was violant passion, obsessions, possesiveness.. It was...
    TheMoodyArtist TheMoodyArtist 51-55, F 2 Responses Apr 7, 2012

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    I Wish.

    And go somewhere safe with no pressures or time. Or calories. With my boyfriend :)
    esclave esclave 16-18, F Dec 21, 2007

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    Last Night

    It happened again. I came home late last night from a long day of work after working both jobs. Even though it was late all the kids were still up. My husband and a friend were watching football on tv. The first thing I noticed was the mess a few feet away in the kitchen. Besides...
    Oso41412 Oso41412 41-45, F 3 Responses Aug 30, 2013

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