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aryssa ciuffo
stupid mistakes
Fri Oct 5, 2012 10:06am
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Last year, I was in a relationship for about a year. Of course, being my age, I thought he was everything to me and that we were going to be together forever, and it made me make a lot of stupid decisions. Over time, I tried to hang out with him so much that I started ditching my friends. I had the best friends in the entire world. They were there for me through my parents divorce no matter how annoyed they got with the amount of times I came crying to them, and we always had so much fun together. After a while of me ditching them for my boyfriend, they stopped calling and texting me. I didn't mind at first because I had my boyfriend, but that all changed when he broke up with me. I was a mess. I was depressed all of the time, skipped school, and on some days couldn't get out of bed. I thought it was legitimately the end of the world. I tried to call my friends to see if I could talk to them about it, and they never answered. When I saw them at school, I could tell they knew I was upset and depressed, but they also probably remembered that I chose my ex boyfriend over them. I missed them so much and I needed them in my life. I wrote them letters, wrote them long texts, tried to apologize in person, but nothing was good enough. I figured that they might just need time. After a couple of months, I found happiness for myself, and made some new friends. They werenít as good as my old friends, but at least they were friends. We went to spring break together, and that turned out being the best and worst week of my life. My ex boyfriend was hooking up with EVERYONE of my so called ďfriendsĒ and I was a wreck. Once that happened, I called my old friends and they actually answered. I told them what was going on and they told me that they were sorry and that they wanted to be friends again because I didnít deserve all I was going through. After that, I learned my lesson of not to choose boys over friends.

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