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I Am Alone In My Relationship

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    I am in a long term relationship with someone I

    absolutely adore, she lives away to go to college, though I just feel so lonely and unfulfilled as a result, i don't know how long It is going to take until we are permanently together again (min 3 years) and I don't know what I should do or how I should go about it, I just can...
    crigs crigs 18-21, M Jan 13

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    EngulfingBreeze EngulfingBreeze 22-25, F Nov 21

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    I feel so alone, like the seed of a dandelion floating through the air with no direction to go. The wild thoughts running through my mind, The dark emotions I face behind the...
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    So I know my other stories have been depressing and mostly me being so negative saying I'll never find love, or that happiness of a relationship.. well that's true, but it's just...
    kmisfit123 kmisfit123 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 25

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    I'm just going to be honest. I have never been in a real relationship. Sometimes I feel like no one understands what it's like to truly be alone and I mean alone alone. I can...
    106hopfulrhoughts 106hopfulrhoughts 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 3

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    I'm just going to be honest. I have never been in a real relationship. Sometimes I feel like no one understands what it's like to truly be alone and I mean alone alone. I can...
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    I'm just going to be honest. I have never been in a real relationship. Sometimes I feel like no one understands what it's like to truly be alone and I mean alone alone. I can...
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    So this is new... Something that a lot of people probably don't hear a lot and to be fair, I don't know why it is either... But here it goes... I have been in 4 relationships so...
    sancarn sancarn 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 25

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    I found my ex after stalking facebook. I was still in love with him. We broke up over missunderstandings. We find each other and fall back in love. He goes to jail for four years...
    ctzellers ctzellers 18-21, F Dec 3

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    It seems I am on the larger end of the age gap relationship. I am 38 and he is 72. Yes you read that right. That is a HUGE age gap I know. Does it matter to me? Not in the...
    vic43731 vic43731 36-40 2 Responses Dec 4

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    well, i am living alone for 2 years now. just me, cant seem to find anybody interested in any kind of relationship. everybody wants a person who can travel, do those things i...
    turnpike1971 turnpike1971 41-45, M Nov 26

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    I don't feel loved in my relationship, only sometimes, I want to leave but then again I don't because I don't wanna start over... Or because I will never get this again, I just do...
    openbookbri openbookbri 18-21, F Dec 4

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    Well... Certainly I'm not in a 5 thousand miles relationship, but it's enough for me to miss her a lot. We are in a mere 170 miles distance relationship, we got really close last...
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    I am afraid of relationships. So much so I have learned that it prevents me from having relationships. Even if I have met someone and we are planning to do something, I'll cancel...
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    People sometimes say the Holidays cause emotional turmoil in people, and right now I am feeling that is the case for me. I am feeling very stressed out over a big life change that...
    Welllaugh Welllaugh 36-40, F 5 Responses Nov 26

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    its like every where i go and no matter what i do the outcome is the same. me left behind in an empty house haunted by these 4 naked walls. ive never known security and i doubt...
    livingpositively livingpositively 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 28

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    Even though I have some great friends, I still feel alone. Maybe I will receive some lectures of this, of that you don't need a relationship to be happy, but I know that's what's...
    bkf2 bkf2 22-25, M Nov 21

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    For the past couple of weeks, I have steadily sunk into despair. I wish I had a friend, someone that will help me feel less alone. All my life consists of is work. My...
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    I could go on forever about my relationship but to make it quick....my boyfriend of 12 years has a drug addiction and has cheated and lied quite a bit in the past. There has been...
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    Circumstances that have occurred within the past few months have really pushed me to want to be alone for awhile. I realized the person I want to be with treated me less than what...
    NeverForgeIt NeverForgeIt 16-17, F Nov 21

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    I fell for a people-pleaser. The problem is, he doesn't seem very interested in ME. He mostly avoided me when we were seeing each other (except the very beginning of course) and...
    elevating elevating 36-40, F Nov 25

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    This is a difficult one and one I am dealing with right now. I have been dating this guy for a few months and he is practically perfect. The only problem is that I don't find him...
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    I'm writing here because I feel like I don't have anyone in my life who cares enough to listen to my problem. The man I've fallen in love with is causing me extreme emotional pain...
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