I Am Bitter Towards Life

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    I Can't Think Of A Reason Why...

    My dad and mom got divorced over 10 years ago. At that point, and until this past summer, my dad was a very anti-marriage kind of guy. He had his chance, messed it up and moved on....but wasn't going to do that again. I was okay with that. At times, I had a rosey impression...
    RandomMN RandomMN
    Aug 23, 2011

    Please Help Me

    I am 23 years old and I have a great life. However, for some reason I am always in a bad mood, always negative. Specially around my parents (I go to college near home so I still live with them). I used to be a very happy girl, and as I grew up I just became more and more bitter...
    inhp inhp
    1 Response Jun 28, 2011

    Life Has Made Me Bitter

    From a very young age, I learned about abandonment and sexual abuse. I tried to kill myself at age 11 but I was not educated enough to know how. I contemplated suicide many times since then. I've survived 3 marriages and am now a widow at 61 after losing my husband to cancer 2...
    lostoneormore lostoneormore
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Dec 12, 2012


    I'm bitter because all me best friends attended a party and grand opening that I was really looking forward to, yet not one person thought of me or invited me. It's kind of a bummer to realize that you need a new set of friends, but I am going to work on it.
    51-55, M
    Aug 18, 2013


    Maybe if anyone else was in my shoes, they would have been bitter towards life.  I still manage being nice and trying not being bitter.  I may get mad or feel bad about certain things but I try not having any bitterness.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Aug 24, 2011


    At work, people are always bad mouthing each other.  It doesn't take long to start feeling paranoid when all you hear are negative comments being made about other people.  I was recently turned down for a promotion.  I was pregnant at the time that I applied for it...
    sjlewi01 sjlewi01
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jul 13, 2007
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