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70-79, F
United States
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Retired teacher. Looking for people whose parents are or were Communist Party members
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I Have Been To The Alamo
I went to San Antonio a few years ago to visit the Alamo. At times, my whole life has felt like the Battle of the Alamo. I wanted to remind myself that even a hopeless, losing battle can have it's heroic side. I do not believe I need to see all ...
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14 hrs ago
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Why is there a hospital shortage?
I've been very sick and need to be admitted to a hospital. Checked into ER yesterday about3:00PM. It is now 23 hours later. I am in pain, on a gurney (I am 73 years old with arthritis) and been having a series of severe panic attacks. I am in a ...
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Mar 15, 2019
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Health
I Dont Like Hospitals
Who does like them? They are freezing cold, you get stuck with needles, and you feel sick.. But I am glad to be here now. I have been very sick during the last week of my life. The last week of my life has been one of the worst experiences of my l...
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9 replies
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Mar 15, 2019
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Was he telling me the truth?
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I've been suffering a huge several days and nights long anxiety attack. I am feeling scared, and very lonely. I've been sweating cold sweat,...
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Mar 13, 2019
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Anyone here who can identify?
I am just coming off of an all night panic attack. It's been awful. 2 nights ago, I had a panic attack that went on all night. I finally got an appointment with a doctor. At one point, I needed a restroom so was directed by a nurse into a restr...
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Mar 13, 2019
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I Am Having a Hard Time Right Now
Maybe It's because I've been sick so much (months of UTI trouble), but two nights ago I had a really terrible 14 hour panic attack. Not sure what set it off. It went on all night. Morning finally arrived. Still shaking and sweating, heart...
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70-79, F
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Mar 12, 2019
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What do you do when you need care, help, emotional support, companionship....and there is no one there?
All my friends have died, moved far away or are as incapacitated as I am or worse. There is no one to help me. I have no family. My elders have all died. I never married, have no children. I am truly alone. Was evicted illegally from my old neighborh...
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Mar 7, 2019
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Why do bad things always get worse?
Last night I had a panic attack that went on for over 12 straight hours. It was like living in a horror movie. Seems to have been brought on by complications from a UTI. I shook and sweated and lived in a state of confused terror hour after hour. T...
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Mar 7, 2019
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Health
Panic attacks anyone?
I've been having a panic attack--for 12 straight hours. Need your prayers and/or good wishes. I'm sitting in the doctor's office now trying to steady my fingers to type this. Bad night. On meds for a UTI. Maybe meds caused this....?
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Mar 7, 2019
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How do I find a company that would sell me dart boards with photos on them wholesale or at least cheap?
I guess I'm imagining some kind of directory and/or website that would direct me to some factory somewhere...?
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Mar 5, 2019
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Seeking Advice
How often does a fast food drive through place make a mistake with your order?
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Feb 25, 2019
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Food
I Believe That Looks Arent Everything
Years ago, when I was young and pretty, I dated a guy who had been born a thalidomide baby (his mother took a drug during her pregnancy that caused him multiple deformities). He had a twisted leg requiring a brace, walked on specially built crutches,...
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Jan 31, 2019
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Will you please pray for my friend/roommate David "Doc" Saliano?
My friend and across the hall roommate is unconscious in the IC unit of a hospital here in California. He has had cancer, and now he has had two strokes. His name is David but his n8ckname is Doc. Doc is a cool guy, a fiesty character, a genius, he i...
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Jan 20, 2019
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Spirituality & Religion
I Have to Keep Things In Perspective
Yesterday I spent the first hour of the day writing a letter to someone who owes me money from a long time ago. It is unlikely he'll answer or pay me. I had planned to post the letter here, but now I am not so sure I will do that. Then the day ...
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Jan 19, 2019
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Any advice/comments about letter I am writing?
The letter is to a long ago (the 60s) former friend who lives in Seattle, Washington. I live in southern California. Back in the day, he visited me in a house I shared with friends in LA. He arrived from Seattle unannounced and uninvited. I did n...
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Jan 18, 2019
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Seeking Advice
Anyone here speak Russian?
The word I am interested in asking about is: zakonspirirovnyk
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Jan 18, 2019
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Seeking Advice
Can anger cause illness?
I believe it can. It's hard for me to sort it out, though. I have been sick with a painful condition since mid November and all through the holidays. Being sick seems to bring up a lot of anger about things that happened in my past and also make...
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Jan 15, 2019
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Health
I Hate Losing People Who Are Important To Me
It looks like I am about to lose two friends. Some of you here have read my Featured story about my crazy communist mother and my difficult life. Since I wrote it (re-naming it "Red Scare"), I have started showing it to long time friends. ...
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Jan 12, 2019
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Ever had a date that talked all evening about being in love with someone who is definitely not you?
I've had two such dates. In both cases the guy talked for hours about an incredibly beautiful, insanely rich, super talented, empathetic, wise and saintly woman who had won his heart but, due to her circumstances as part of an immensely powerful...
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Jan 11, 2019
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Dating & Relationships
I Want to Know What Is the Worst Movie
Two suggestions: An Unmarried Woman starring Jill Clayburgh The Turning Point starring Shirley MacClaine and Anne Bancroft They were both examples of some kind of politically correct unreality (and I am rather liberal politically!). Both movies de...
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Jan 5, 2019
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