I Am Afraid to Be Completely Honest

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    I'm a liar. When people ask me how I'm doing

    or what I'm thinking about I almost always lie. I'm not ok, I'm never ok. I'm depressed and scared all the time. I feel useless and worthless, but I always say I'm fine. And I'm scared of what people would think of me if they knew what I think about. I just know that if I was...
    belongtothosewhowait belongtothosewhowait
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 2, 2014

    I Don't Want To Be

    If I tell people my exactly thoughts and feelings all the time they would probably worry and all sorts... I don't want everyone to run away or something!
    BrokenAngelWishes BrokenAngelWishes
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jan 30, 2010

    If you lie to everyone else,

    soon you start lying to yourself.
    kiarrafire kiarrafire
    22-25, F
    May 7, 2015

    Honesty...my Opinion

    Being honest is better right? But, to me sometimes being too honest hurts others feelings. Let me share a story of mine, my friend asked me how her personality and looks was like. I blurted out everything almost everything and none of them were good. It was all the bad things I...
    JuzSimple JuzSimple
    13-15, F
    Sep 15, 2012

    Who Would? I Wouldnt....

    I am afraid to be completely honest because I know that no one will like me, let alone love me for it. I told my husband everything he ever asked. I would rather him hate the real me than love a lie... or at least thats what i thought. If i start lying now, will that make him...
    MrsSheHerWho MrsSheHerWho
    18-21, F
    Aug 10, 2009

    Think Twice About Not Being Open And Honest.

    However unfair it is to all those I love, I cannot deal with my feelings effectively. 18 years ago I finally met my soul mate. Not that it’s much, but I gave her everything I have inside me. When you give yourself as I did, you commit yourself emotionally forever. She made me...
    reteod reteod
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Dec 17, 2012

    For Many Reasons

    What encompasses honesty?Is there a limit to honesty?What can be included in it's definition? I always wonder if deliberately avoiding a subject can be considered a derailment from an honest track.I avoid a lot.It's easy because I don't think many people want the...
    AmayaEkio AmayaEkio
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 5, 2010

    It Makes Sense to Me

    I don't think it's possible to be *completely* honest with someone, nor do I think it is necessary. I know that not everyone wants to know every single detail about me so I choose not to pour my heart out on EP. If someone asks you to be totally honest with them, that is...
    RubyPhoenix RubyPhoenix
    18-21, F
    Sep 9, 2009
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