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lyyved Virginia
02/11/14 8:38 am

I may forgive but I don't forget! Trusting that person again would be unlikely.

Handstand .
02/11/14 4:39 am

There's nothing like sweet revenge.

comppete Las Vegas
02/10/14 9:29 pm

I don't always forgive, but I do forget. I don't let others control my emotions.

frodosynthesis South of Incoherent
02/10/14 8:55 pm

Neither. I don't forgive and forget, I plot revenge but never go through with it. It really depends on what it is. With my abusive ex I would love to get revenge, but he'll just come find me and beat me more...

MogoshKatz Wisconsin
02/10/14 7:15 pm

Forgive but don't forget. Life is too short to hold grudges or to waste time with people who hurt you.

02/11/14 7:50 am

That is what I do. Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me.

firefly5 the verse
02/10/14 6:17 pm

I used to be an angry person. I was very good at revenge. forgive and forget 100%.

Rob Be Safe Be Smart
02/10/14 5:22 pm

Depends on the offense. Usually forgive, most of the time really, but...when it's called for, and deserved, it's on..

02/10/14 6:59 pm

My feelings exactly.

Calzone Bronx
02/10/14 4:47 pm

He pulls a knife, you pull a gun. He sends one of yours to the hospital, you send one of his to the morgue

Whichendisup uniquely unoriginal
02/10/14 4:16 pm

F/F - actually neither, I stew then move on... I wish I understood the whole "forgiveness is about you and not the person you are angry at" perhaps then I could get on with it easier

susanr Colorado
02/10/14 4:50 pm

I held on to my anger at my best friend for 15 years (although I didn't see him for most of that time so that isn't quite as bad as it sounds). I eventually dropped it, suddenly & totally, & realized I'd only been hurting myself by

susanr Colorado
02/10/14 4:52 pm

keeping the anger simmering all that time. Fifteen YEARS.

I haven't forgotten, & what he had done was still a major piece of assholery, but I mo longer am hurting myself by not forgiving him. (The truly injured party forgave years before I did.)

EarlyBird Portland
02/10/14 4:07 pm

Thoughts of revenge never cross my mind. I don't think that way.

HayleyS looking up.
02/10/14 4:05 pm

I don't think I've ever done anything out of revenge.

jvc1133 61535
02/10/14 4:00 pm

Revenge "is" sweet

susanr Colorado
02/10/14 4:00 pm

Revenge might make a person feel good for a little while, but it's not justice. Not forgiving is toxic to one's self; forgiving removes the toxin. Some things should be forgotten, maybe not others, but forgiveness heals.

Processing On a journey to oneness.
02/10/14 4:03 pm

Exactly what I was going to say.

madeit Houston Area
02/10/14 9:32 pm

Revenge is a poison you mix for someone else that ends up killing you.

jakecrs905 New York, NY
02/10/14 3:57 pm

I try to forgive and forget I know a lot of people who are two faced with me and I usually let it go, but I'm human so every once in a while I do get my revenge.

droo Santa Barbara
02/10/14 3:55 pm

Depends on the situation.

Hurt my sister or anyone in my family or pretty much anyone close to me? Revenge.

Hurt me? I can forgive. I can forget.

m00lightshadow the moon has returned
02/10/14 3:55 pm

Neither I believe in forgive but never forget how can you forget when someone does something wrong to you.

JennaAwesome Book Lover
02/10/14 3:55 pm

Why not both? *mexican music plays*