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I Admit That I'm Scared

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    My Ear's Falling Off!?!!?!?!?!

    I got my industrial piercing done back in January of this year. A few minutes agoi scratched my ear and found that there was some sort of liquid coming out. I thought maybe it was just a little discharge/pus because I've irritated it recently but it turned out to be so much more...
    AdorableCaterpillar AdorableCaterpillar 18-21, F Jun 5, 2012

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    Just Thinking

    I am scared of a lot of things in life, but I do have an incredible amount of courage. I've been uncertain about having a family of my own for many years now because of the dysfunctional family dynamics in my own life. I do want to have a family later on the thing is I don't want...
    Allyouneedislove91 Allyouneedislove91 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 5, 2013

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    There is so much I want to say But I

    can’t there's no way I speak silence.
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 Dec 11, 2013

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    Im Scard

    I am not afraid to admit  that  i am afraid.. :))))
    richa12345678 richa12345678 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 9, 2011

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    Change Of Ground

    In my dream there was a glass jar, in the shape and size of a cat. Curious, my cat went to peer and sniff inside and around it. Then she poured herself into it. Filling in every detail of the jar with her body, it fit her perfectly. I thought, "How interesting, she looks...
    akasolia akasolia 41-45, F 8 Responses Apr 6, 2011

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    It Still Hurts

    I've been hurt, deeply. So deeply that I am still trying to heal. I've been rebuilding my walls around my heart again, slowly... brick by brick. I don't want to open myself up again. It's better to not feel at all then to be hurt again....I'm safe that way. Then you appeared...
    Oso41412 Oso41412 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 27, 2012

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    Firsts.

    Everyone is a little scared. Not too many people like to admit it. I am one of those people. I am literally scared to admit that I am scared, it makes me feel weak. but i have to admit it now, i am actually scared. scared to the point where i am not sure i can go through with it...
    monigoes monigoes 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 18, 2011

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    . . . . I circle around

    and around this fear. I dive down to get a closer look at this scary thing. I zoom back up and continue checking this huge animated object from afar. I begin to get brave once again. I approach this thing that scares me so. I say a prayer, I put my armor of warrior attitude...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 5 Responses Feb 18

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    Actually, I'm Terrified

    My fear is crippling. It holds me captive, but the cage door is open. I am just too damn afraid of what's outside of it. So I remain inside it, surrounded by still more fear.  What I fear may never come to fruition, and from past experience, most of my fears rarely do...
    Littlebrownbat Littlebrownbat 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 12, 2011

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    Mabey I'm Not Okay

    How do i put this... I CANNOT SLEEP. I guess that's what a normal person would call insomnia. However the reason I can't sleep is not because I'm wired or just not tired; I am so afraid of what I'm going to dream about, that i sit there silent and worried, with a blanket pulled...
    Missing22Aquarius Missing22Aquarius 18-21, F Dec 21, 2012

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    *cowers*

    I'm scared of failing. I'm scared of success. I'm scared of being found out, of being hated, of being loved. I'm afraid to live and afraid to die. I am afraid that I'll say something stupid when I talk. I'm scared I will look completely wrong with a new hair cut or clothing style...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 30, 2011

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    I Admit I'm Scared

    Not knowing what will happen to my well being in the future. If things will get better or worse. Hoping I live farther to experience what makes life so precious. I admit that I'm scared.
    Marowit Marowit 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 8, 2009

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    Can Anyone Help Me

    I feel like I’m going insane! Ever sense I recovered and woke up, everything is so different now. I don’t feel like me anymore, I’m not saying I want to go back to all of my old demons, but I guess I just realized how empty I really am. I’m 19 years old, I’ve had drug...
    StarvedAndScarred StarvedAndScarred 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 3, 2013

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    The Fear Of The Release.

    I admit it, I'm scared of this reoccurring boil that comes up on my butt. Even though I've had it lanced twice, I'm still nervous of having to do it again and again. I just wish there was a way for me to just get used to the pain or maybe find a way to numb the pain, mentally.
    Codeman320 Codeman320 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 2, 2013

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    Although I usually seem confident

    and as if I have my **** together to the general public, there is a large part of me that is just a scared little girl. Insecure and constantly doubting what I think I know about others and myself. I want so badly to look at the choices I have made and feel confident they were...
    MommaBella MommaBella 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 17

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    Scared Out Of My Mind.

    My father has cancer and he starts treatment this week, I'm having identity issues and I'm starting to like being at school a lot more than home sometimes. I feel so beaten down sometimes and I just don't know what to do. I don't always talk much but when I do, I sometimes have...
    comfortablynumb17 comfortablynumb17 16-17 Nov 30, 2013

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    I Can't Find The Person I Care About The Most

    I guess you don't realize how much you love someone until the moment you can't find them. The person who you literally can't live life without. Especially when the last moment together you spend wasn't a good one. Yes he surprised me and I wasn't ready to handle the serious...
    rainbowdasher rainbowdasher 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 17, 2013

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    Frit.

    I have days when I'm scared and that's all I am.  That my whole life is a response to fear. I don't think it's an unusual place to be but I accept that it's not good.  On a day with some brightness in it I smugly consider myself glad that at least I've realised that I live my...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 Oct 28, 2011

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    Cannot Feel

    I cannot feelThe fearRight now...That will come laterBut now I'm slidingReality slipping through fingersButtery slickThat don't respondWhen I tell them to hold onI cannot feel the fearAs my tenuous grip on reality weakensFadesI watch it slide away from fingers gone laxI cannot...
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 30, 2011

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    Everyone Is

    Everyone is scared no matter how much they try to hide it. I'm scared of so many things,smalll and big ones. Like if I will ever succed at getting my stories and manga published. I'm scared of going to school. I'm scared of my family finding out about my religion,I just want to...
    itsMEandYOUknowIT itsMEandYOUknowIT 13-15, F Dec 1, 2011

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    Why is it bleeding so ruthlessly,

    why uncanny thoughts paralizing my senses,why do i sense my hands are emptied forever . Am I toying with my thoughts or is it truly the bells ringing aloud ..................................................................................... I really just dont know am breaking...
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 Jan 25

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    Scared...

    I get really scared about my future sometimes. I guess I have a habit of really worrying about it, maybe because of how I grew up with not much money. I worry that I won't get a good job after I get out of college (or at least eventually,) or that I won't even graduate. I worry I...
    animallover110293 animallover110293 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 13, 2013

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    I'm Petrified...

    Have you ever had that feeling where you are soooo scared to loose someone, that you have this terrible feeling in the pit off your stomach that never goes away?? This last while I've been having alot of that.. It's like my mind consumes me and I cry constantly. I mean...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 5, 2013

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    Any time I try to talk with people I don't know,

    I get scared. I don't know why. Even when I tell myself things like, "I'm happy being who I am!" I do still shut down around strangers. I don't let it stop me from talking to new people, but it's so hard. I do try. Anyone have any non-shutting down techniques? O.O
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M Mar 25

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    I'M Scared

    I'm going to be 19 soon I'm scared about the future I'm scared of the obstacles I have to face I'm scared that I will never be loved I'm scared that no one will love me for who I am No one around me knows about my fears except for me All my thoughts and feelings are all bottled...
    littlestrandofhope littlestrandofhope 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 4, 2013

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    I Admit

    I have nightmares of losing the last straw of peaceAll the moment am living scary thoughts hover thatMay be each little thing will be unveiled, stri pped.So each step with caution am willing to takeCant afford to lose the unique essence else I cant breathe but how to smile...
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 1 Response Nov 26, 2013

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    Scared Of Everything

    I've always been scared of other people, and after a long set of experiences have been terrified of getting close to others, accepting help, even just asking for help. I just can't shake the feeling that if I call out no one will come to save me, and I'll have to bear the weight...
    PKai PKai 16-17, M Oct 19, 2013

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    The Subject Of Death

    If someone were to ask me if I am ready to die, I would strongly protest... I am not done with this world. I do not want to be done for a long time, but I realize none of us really get to choose when we will move on.  It is not that this world itself is so grand that I do not...
    LadyCheshireCat LadyCheshireCat 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 23, 2012

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    Why I Get Afraid

     I have experienced anxiety since childhood- and can you imagine not a single person EVER recognized the feelings I was having as anxiety and I didn't even have a name for them until I was 40 years old. How my life got wasted because of not being able to give a name to the...
    QuestionMarks QuestionMarks 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 9, 2009

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    My Period

    So, my period is delayed already like 6 days, and I'm really scared about what it can be. It's not pregnancy, I didn't have relations last two months and both months my period came punctually. Anyways I already made the pregnancy test and it turned out negative. I'm scared it can...
    justapartofmylife justapartofmylife 16-17 1 Response Nov 28, 2013

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    I'm Hurt, He's Hurt, We're Both Scared.

    I'm scared almost everyday for him. There are so many issues that we have in our relationship, like for one our parents; we come from different cultures he's a different kind of Indian than I am and there's just a big issue there with them, his mom wants him dating "his kind" and...
    annaycarbonneau annaycarbonneau 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 19, 2013

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    Of Only One Thing....

    I have to admit, it's nothing major... But I do have a slight fear of the future! Much as I embrace it, look forward to it, and am intrigued by it - the thought of being alone for the rest of my life frightens the hell outta me! I love being single, I love not having to take...
    NiteMich NiteMich 31-35, F 3 Responses May 21, 2009

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    I admit that I'm scared of love.

    It terrifies me and captivates me all at the same time. It makes me vunerable, excited, terrified, happy, emotional, ecstatic, nervous, amazing.. the list is endless! I have never in my life felt anywhere near what I feel for my girlfriend. And the thought that she has my heart...
    Lou2011 Lou2011 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 11, 2013

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    How To Survive...I Dont Know

    There were days when I loved to see the world with wide open eyes but now I prefer to keep them close as am scared the reflection will reveal the thoughts and my moment of peace will be ruined..
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 Nov 29, 2013

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    I'm scared of myself

    Sometimes i feel like I'm not incontrol of my actions, for example when I cut myself I feel detatched and like I'm watching myself do this and I don't stop until someone knocks on the door. I'm also very scared of my emotions, my emotions are like a roller coaster, constantly...
    RoseEverwood RoseEverwood 16-17, F Feb 22, 2013

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    I Don't Want To Go Back.

    I have been in the best relationship for the past almost 9 months. He's sweet, loving, and genuinely cares about me. I start my junior year of high school in precisely 5 days. Honestly, I could never be more scared. I've never not wanted to go back to school until this year. I...
    DanniDarling DanniDarling 16-17, F Aug 2, 2013

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    And Who Wouldn't Be

    I'm going on Monday for the first results. I don't expect too much from these but the appointment on the 20th, now that's gonna eat at me. I guess the whole idea of going to a "Cancer Center" is enough to break you down. It tends to make you think not so great thoughts...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 5 Responses Nov 9, 2007

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    Your Move, Scared Little Girl

    I'm scared, and I'm a home-body. Ever since I moved home, I don't want to leave. I'm comfortable here. No matter how ****** my day is or how depressed I get or how unhappy I feel, I know that I am in the safety of my own home. But it's become very clear to me recently that I...
    iamrae22 iamrae22 22-25, F Feb 26, 2013

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    Most Times!

    I know that I give off the appearance that I'm so strong and brave. That I'm always happy and things don't bother me... Also that I can face anything. It's not true all the time. I do have my moments of being afraid or even terrified, crippling so! :-o I suffer from anxiety...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 9, 2009

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    Life Scared

    I fear that , in a few years I'll lose my beliefs and become just another common adult, with a common job, married to a common wife, raising common kids, thinking about common things, travelling to common places, drinking the common drinks, eating the common foods, walking the...
    NemoNobody NemoNobody 16-17, M 1 Response Oct 15, 2013

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    Lately something is consuming me.

    I'm hardly my real self anymore. I'm only either the pretentious fake confident version of myself Or the side of myself I'm trying to hide Sometimes I think I care about what people think of me too much But in reality I'm just hiding the truth from myself My mom wants me to...
    Jennuhhxoxo Jennuhhxoxo 18-21, F Feb 6

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    I'M Scared Of Being Alone With Men

    I won't go into details why exactly but I'll say this, for a long time I would always get hit on by men way older than me. So today when this big tall black guy-he looked about my age,19, maybe a few years younger or older, I dunno-came up to me randomly asking for my name, I...
    rainbowdragon19 rainbowdragon19 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 28, 2013

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    I hate to admit it but I am.

    Everything in my life is great right now except the looming date in which my ex will be released on parole :( I start feeling sick if I think about it and I know he still hates me and wants to hurt me. I wish I could just man up and not care but I do.
    Magdamay Magdamay 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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    I'm Scared

    I'm just scared of living. Scared of getting too close to others because then I'll realize there's nothing there.  I'm scared of seeing people suffer when they don't get their way, and also scared of seeing them angry when they don't get their way as well.I'm scared of not...
    superficialife superficialife 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 6, 2013

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    I fear becoming an alcoholic. Not because so drink excessively. Or have a high dependency on it. It's because of her. She's an alcoholic. And you know what they say "Like Mother...
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    I have to stop blaming the people around me for my unhappiness. Granted, a bit of it may be their fault. But that bit, however minuscule, is because of human flaws and cannot be...
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    I forget that I'm human. Everyday that goes by, I keep calm and do whatever it is I need to do. I don't just lose my cool (unless I'm alone in my car driving and some idiot doesn't...
    lnguyen1116 lnguyen1116 18-21, F Mar 28

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    So one of my best friends committed his first suicide attempt this year on Valentine's Day. He was hospitalized for 6 weeks and was released yesterday morning because he "wasn't...
    killyourhero killyourhero 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 2

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    Ok so I've been talking to this guy for a really long time and he's like one of my best friends even though he lives in another state. The problem is I met him on this website...
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    He's cheated on 5 times and he still is but I'm afaid to ask him why.
    unknownqueen6 unknownqueen6 13-15, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have to admit I have done it more than once. I dreamt of this senior at my school that I like and we had sex in my dream and it was amazing. We are good friends like whenever he...
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    What are some fun sex positions? My fiancé is super vanilla. I'm not thin so anything where he'd have to pick me up is likely out of the question. Oh and he's a foot taller than...
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    My bestfriends just ask me to do 'it' with her and her new bf I'm not sure last time with her ex that didn't feel right but I love her body what sould a do ??
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    I'm curious to know why all this time my boyfriend is not eating me out .. Just a last night this has really been bothering me... He claims I give amazing head ok... So Where's...
    dontcareChick dontcareChick 16-17, F 8 Responses Apr 12

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