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It me, your neighborhood potato. - November 10th 2018, 10:36 PM

Hey all.

This was never a thread I imagined making any time soon and it makes me incredibly sad to do so. I really didnít want to make one either because I donít want the attention itís going to draw, but I realize that whether I do or donít make one Ė itíll probably be noticed.

Iím not going to talk about why Iím resigning because itís a very personal decision and one that Iíve been sitting on for a long time now.

However, I will say that TeenHelp has changed me for the better over the past nine years and I wouldnít be who I am today without it. I think the past four years have impacted me the most with who I've met and what I've learned about myself, but even when I wasn't as active it still was affecting my life in positive ways through the people I stayed in contact with offsite. I can say with absolute certainty that I wouldnít be alive without the support Iíve received and the friends Iíve made here.

This isnít me saying goodbye and Iím sorry this sounds so sad, but Iím honestly really freaking sad about it even though itís what I need to do. I wonít be as active anymore, but youíll still see me around and I'll still be replying to messages in my usual untimely fashion. Iím not resigning with any intentions of changing my browserís homepage.

Who knows, you might see me back on Staff one day. Life is weird, and things happen Ė just like this is.


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Re: It me, your neighborhood potato. - November 10th 2018, 11:10 PM

Hey,
Potato I am so sad that your a resigning from staff and leaving the forum. But I understand the why your doing it. Just know we are always going to be here for you. I know we don't talk a lot but I will miss seeing you on the forum, and chat.

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Re: It me, your neighborhood potato. - November 10th 2018, 11:13 PM

Aw no Potato, I’m sad you’re off staff. At least you’re not leaving completely so I can still annoy you. You’re not allowed to ever leave competely.


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Re: It me, your neighborhood potato. - November 11th 2018, 02:02 AM

I knew this was coming and I just want to say that as much as it sucks, I really am proud of you and I'm glad that you did what was best for you. <3


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Re: It me, your neighborhood potato. - November 11th 2018, 12:45 PM

Aww, potato <3 It's sad that you are resigning but it's always good to put yourself first. I'm glad that you won't be leaving completely though. It's truly lovely to hear how TeenHelp has helped you and remember we will always be here for you


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Re: It me, your neighborhood potato. - November 11th 2018, 05:12 PM

I'm sad to see you resigning but I'm also happy you're still sticking around and not leaving completely. You are valuable to the site, staff or no.


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Re: It me, your neighborhood potato. - November 12th 2018, 10:29 PM

Please take care of yourself. I'm glad to hear you are still sticking around. All the best!
   
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Re: It me, your neighborhood potato. - November 12th 2018, 10:58 PM

I am sad to see you go but you have to do what is best for you. I hope to continue seeing around periodically.


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Re: It me, your neighborhood potato. - November 13th 2018, 05:46 AM

Hi there!

I'm sorry to see you go.

I hope you're OK.

Please stay safe and take care of yourself.

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Re: It me, your neighborhood potato. - December 7th 2018, 10:06 PM

Hi, I'm sad to see you go. Hope you are doing well. Hugs.


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