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I Always Want What I Can't Have

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    Seems to only happen with people, how weird..
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M 6 Responses Jan 30, 2010

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    I'm writing this because I am stuck in a situation I can't discuss with my wife or friends, nor the woman I have fallen back in love with. I just need to get this off my chest as...
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    Over the past few days I've been feeling a little bit angry. Maybe this is a good thing? Maybe it's a sign that I'm finally climbing out of the quick sand I've been stuck in for...
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    My life has been completely turned upside down and inside out over the course of the last 2 years. Why? Because I fell in love with a married man that I connected with on every...
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    Every time we speak, he finds different ways of saying goodbye. Last we spoke, it was "hugs and hugs and hugs" (in European languages). He always leaves me wanting and more curious...
    femketje femketje 22-25 1 Response Sep 17

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    Well lets see first off there are two guys, each perfect in their own special way and yet completely different. the first one, lets call him Bo, is smart and funny and weird. He's...
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    Maybe, I’ll stop loving him tomorrow, But for today, I’ll fall in love with him… I was only four when I met him. He was eight. He (Yael) and his little sister (Eva) were my...
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    You know… sometimes I wish I had the courage to just come to her and tell her how I really feel about her, just to get this out of my chest... It's sad that I'm basically venting...
    theonesbeforeme theonesbeforeme 26-30 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Maybe, I’ll stop loving him tomorrow, But for today, I’ll fall in love with him… I was only four when I met him. He was eight. He (Yale) and his little sister (Eva) were my...
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    Your hair, your face, your beautiful eyes...I want to tell you how strikingly beautiful you are every day, but I can't. Because you have someone in your life already, even though...
    HopelessRomantic6 HopelessRomantic6 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 16

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    I am 17 years old and it has been a year since doctors told me that i will never be able to have kids. At first i managed to overcome it - i wasn't sure if i want kids anyway. But...
    rosesexton rosesexton 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    About a month ago a girl moved to town from Washington state. My first thought was that she was cute, but I didn't really think more than that. It wasn't until I started getting to...
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    hey baby,your not here but your song is.... "Empty Chairs" I feel the trembling tingle of a sleepless night Creep through my fingers and the moon is bright Beams of blue come...
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    today i'm struggling between choosing to follow my mind or heart...i'm still dying inside...i wanted to text and call you...i miss your voice...i miss your smile..i miss...
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    Sometimes i wonder if my ex have cast a curse on me, probably not voluntary but I remember so clearly when i broke up With her... Her saying to me that I will never find someone...
    theonesbeforeme theonesbeforeme 26-30 1 Response Sep 2

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    There was this man, this beautiful man with dark straight brown hair and piercingly blue eyes. When I looked at him and he looked at me I knew I wanted to protect something forever...
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    I am in love with someone and I have been for a long time but I don't know if they even like me as a friend anymore because they rarely talk to me or see me now but I used to be...
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    how can i move on ? how to deal the pain of losing someone you actually never had? i can't let go but i have to...
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    Or at least I used to be. It's hard being in love with someone you know you can never have. It's even worse when you have to force yourself to let go and move on. And being "just...
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    it's been 13 days since my last text to you and 20 days since your last painful text to me to be exact...i thought i can't do it, not contacting you but i hardly survive...i'm...
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    I fell in love with a man I can never have. We met 5 years ago when he decided to take a job oversees. We emailed each other all of the time. Then he met "her". He was supposed...
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    My story is not special. My story is not anything above the ordinary. My story is nothing you haven't heard before. My story is about a girl named Ann-Marie. I fell in love...
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    i am in love with my best friend's mother one day she said that she developped feeling for me the next day she act like nothing happen we've talk about possibilities about...
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    ARGH I HATE IT SO MUCH. I ALWAYS TALK TO HER WHEN SHES IN TROUBLE, WHENEVER SHE WANTS TO, ooh sorry caps lock. Anyway, I'm always tree for her. I really love her. But she likes...
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    I first laid eyes on him when I was a freshman in high school. He was one grade ahead of me. He was tall, fit, and very attractive. He wasn't dressed like the other guys at our...
    amazingcuzitis amazingcuzitis 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 1

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    I keep everyone at a safe distance. I can open myself up to a point. I see so many faces all around me and yet a feel solitude. It's not always melancholy either, actually it's...
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    Yes I hate being alone with my thoughts. That's because I either overthink or worry too much, but at the end of the day, can I get much out of it? No. Overthinking is not the...
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    ..having you in my life is the best thing that ever happened to me...but you no longer want to hold on and continue what we have... i still want to hold on but i need to let go and...
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    I'm in love with a girl that's over 20 years my junior. We are friends and she may know I really like her. I believe she is my soulmate and I love her with every beat of my heart...
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    Lol I wish i knew someone that could predict the futere and just know things ahah cause im tired of always not knowing and being confused all the time... Some answers would be...
    theonesbeforeme theonesbeforeme 26-30 Sep 12

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    ...thinking of you in every moment of my life, i'm okey, trying my best to move on...i miss you and treasure the memories i have with you...i love you and will always be a part of...
    hannagrace hannagrace 31-35, F Sep 18

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    Lol my horoscope for the day, made me laugh. "Are you hiding your true feelings from someone? You'll never know what might happen unless you try, so don't hesitate to put it all...
    theonesbeforeme theonesbeforeme 26-30 1 Response Sep 7

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    No one wants us to be together and you have way too many of your own issues. You also plan on moving so you can finally live a normal life. I want you to be happy but i wish I...
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    From the first time I ever saw Megan I was interested. I went over to my friend Laura's house and she was there and we hit it off laughing and talking... I only found out later...
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    It's like climbing a mountain, such a struggle trying to get her attention, so much anticipation, seems like forever the waiting to see if you have got it. then when you get it, at...
    flex69 flex69 51-55, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    It gets a bit much sometimes knowing that no matter what girls I'm attracted to, they are never interested in me. At least they never show it at all if they are :/
    KiwiDan KiwiDan 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 3

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    i fell in love with a boy.he is damn cute and handsome i want him to became my friend but it is not possible we both are in same class but different sections also he has a...
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    I am a Hopeless Romantic~ ..but I am in Love with someone who will be Impossible to find, Someone who can merely be sought out through my Heart, people say I am crazy, but I am who...
    FavoleRose FavoleRose 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 12

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    Well pretty much what it says above...she doesn't care at all that I love her and have showed her for the longest time..
    shariakugan64 shariakugan64 18-21, M 3 Responses Sep 21

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    So here is the story. I am 36yrs old, back in april I met a girl who had just turned 19 a few days earlier. She said she liked my motorcycle and I offered her a ride and she...
    OldViking OldViking 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 23

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    Tall and slender, crystal blue eyes and a smile that could kill framed by the cutest dimples. They way he touches my hair and tilts his head and raises his eyebrows as he teases me...
    Luce13579 Luce13579 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    Im in love with my c.o worker Jennifer. I wish I could be with her but I cant because she has a girlfriend. What do I do.
    Plumcutie02 Plumcutie02 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am enamored. I don't want to leave my spouse, I love my spouse. But this other man, who is married, is electrifying. He's an artist, I'm an artist. We are the best ones, love...
    ijustneedtoletitout ijustneedtoletitout 31-35, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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