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I Am Depressed Because I'm Lonely

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    ikkoneh ikkoneh 13-15, T 1 Response 2 days ago

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    ive been feeling suicidal recently.

    but im christian. im always going home alone. i walk down the hallways alone. i dont have anyone whom i can relate to. except for one person but shes from a different class and she has many friends. ive had many close friends in the past. but ive lost most of them. i lost my...
    SolaCeEncE SolaCeEncE 16-17, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    kev1254 kev1254 26-30, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Ever wondered what it's like to have no friends?

    It is very lonely and crushing. You begin to obsess about the fact that you have no friends and wonder why. You turn your harshest critical eye inward and self-examine and magnify all flaws, searching for a possible answer. Since you obsess about it so much, you begin to feel...
    yourpetmuzzie yourpetmuzzie 18-21, M 5 Responses Jan 3

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    False Hope

    I am turning 16 in a month, and I've been struggling with depression for a long time. I am an athlete, involved in art, and in advanced classes (doing pretty well, but still feel stupid compared to everyone else). I don't have family issues, but we're kinda tight on money, and I...
    rosierose4 rosierose4 16-17, F 8 Responses Nov 16, 2012

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    I finally opened up and became raw

    and vulnerable. I explained to my husband how I have no drive to do anything, I'm miserable, and I can't focus on anything. I rely on weed for happiness. I have been depressed most of my life but now I'm afraid of having a nervous breakdown. He took me serious for the first time...
    AmayaHoo AmayaHoo 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 18

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    Ok. First of all I would like to greet anyone

    reading this. Hello, My Nickname is Nico or Bunny,... I will no longer be using my name here on EP, Since I found out I have a family member that has an account here XD... Anywho, Like the title says. I'm depressed because I'm lonely. Don't get me wrong, I have friends and...
    NicoBunny6 NicoBunny6 18-21, F 19 Responses May 13, 2014

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    I am 24 years old. About 3 months ago I buried

    the last of my family. My parents have been gone for years and now the grandparents that acted in their place are gone too. Just before my Grandfather died the first man I had ever loved and showed me happiness left me. Now I feel as though I am in a hole and can't get out and...
    catpainter catpainter 22-25, F 10 Responses Sep 17, 2014

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    I am a 32 year old woman.

    I have been single for 7 years. I have only had one "serious" boyfriend and since then all I have experienced is heartbreak. Disastrous dates, flings, no real connection with any one. I live in a huge city where I technically should be able to find someone. I get so depressed...
    firecracker1 firecracker1 26-30, F 7 Responses Aug 20, 2014

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    Today I am. I'm coming out of it.

    Slowly but surely. Maybe too slow and I won't make it. Damn, just need a balance in my life. A woman is made to balance a man as a man is made to balance a woman in most cases. But I have no balance. I care for nothing, I live in darkness. I'm only on right now so I...
    Golfknar Golfknar 36-40, M 2 Responses Jun 23

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    So I am really depressed.

    I think. I'm trying to just get use to the fact that I'm not gonna find the one. It seems like all guys ever want is just sex. I know there are guys out there who aren't looking for sex. Well so they say. I've had guys swear they want more but it never seems like it. All I want...
    manders831 manders831 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 27

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    I just realized that I am going to die alone.

    I don't really have anyone now, I don't want children, and I don't really have real best friends who are there for me. My boyfriend has his own life with his kids, who I'm not fond of, and my parents will eventually pass away, which is so horrible to think about. I wish I was...
    MilkAndCereal MilkAndCereal 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 11

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    I hate being alone...

    But hate miserable company as well.
    Lthayer2011 Lthayer2011 22-25, F 4 Responses May 14, 2014

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    What I Hate Most About It

    What I hate most about it is that if I ask for help, if I let someone find out, then they'll feel pressured or guilt tripped into spending time with me. I don't want to make anyone to feel like that. I really don't want to pressure anyone into keeping me company, I just want...
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo 31-35, M 9 Responses Nov 25, 2013

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    I Were!!!

    This doesn't apply to me much anymore. It's hard to be lonely with so many people to chat with on here now. =p But yes... 99% of my depression in the past was due to isolation and loneliness. It was due to my social anxiety, or the end result of it. I didn't have any friends...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Jun 18, 2009

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    I look around me and I see all the odds are

    against me and I wonder whether I should even bother. what difference does it make when one man fails to achieve his dream, the world goes on. the sun still rises in the morning and sets at dusk.. the earth still moves around swinging along its course, turning like a bride in...
    aliensoul101 aliensoul101 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 27

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    I guess I am back on here again.

    .. I want to share my story growing up in a city called Winnipeg. I was born and raised here throughout my whole life. From Kindergarten to Grade 6, I've been bullied for being overweight, I couldn't help it... I just love food. I was also a victim for being sexually harassed by...
    JuicyLuck JuicyLuck 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    I'm a such a depressing stage in my life.

    I wish I could just fix it ! I feel like I'm wasting my life every day that goes by, it's crazy.
    Giselle1231 Giselle1231 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 23

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    Sometimes I Feel It

    So low, so helpless and all because I feel loneliness. I would never have thought I would feel so alone as I do at times. I just can't get over that I'm sleeping alone, I haven't had sex in forever and its killing me! My kids don't hug me hardly. No one does! I'm so numb from...
    soulrunher soulrunher 41-45, F 11 Responses Sep 15, 2013

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    Well I did it!! I tried to get over her by

    hiring a prostitute for sex thinking that that might help me get over this heartbreak. I don't know how I feel about it, the moment was great I felt like I got over her, and I was showing her that I can move on, but then I woke up this morning feeling kind of lonely it's a...
    ac5225 ac5225 36-40, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Will Things Ever Change?

    When I look in the mirror I see a beautiful, attractive young woman that possesses the qualities that most men say that they want, but yet I'm single. Most of my experiences with men have been dysfunctional, from the time I was fourteen years old. I have given in relationships...
    jesusknows jesusknows 26-30 109 Responses Aug 9, 2008

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    I am 30 and still single

    and it's SO painful! :( I feel like I'm at a very low point in my life and I need friends, someone to listen to me and actually care and someone genuine. I'm also overworked and it has brought on more stress and anxiety. I want to find an honest Christian man to date and marry...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Sep 10, 2014

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    Every valentine's day,

    Christmas or my birthday when I'm alone hurts more than the last.
    hreinn hreinn 18-21, M Jun 16

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    Some days I just can't take it I want to cry

    because a part of me feels empty I've never been in a relationship and I don't know how to get a boyfriend 😔 this romance stuff just doesn't come naturally to me
    bemmie bemmie 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    okay, so its Friday night

    and iam in bed :( i litterallly have nothing to look forward to in life anymore. iam 22 i have no friends or a boyfriend. i litterally have no plans at all this weekend because i have no friends andtheres nothing to do i feel like iam wastingmy life away. i struggle making...
    pinkglitteress pinkglitteress 22-25, F 8 Responses Apr 18, 2014

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    Why..

    i feel hated by everyone i get judged rumors start i lose friends.. i litteraly stay in my room for hrs listening to sad music but i pretend im ok but im really not.. im a really nice person but ppl dont give me the chance to show it..
    sethperoth sethperoth 18-21, M 4 Responses Oct 19, 2013

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    I really want some friends

    or someone that likes me
    vvebcame vvebcame 16-17, F 7 Responses Dec 30, 2013

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    I really need someone to talk to right now.

    I have no friends. I am still depressed since my girlfriend broke up with me over a year ago.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 9

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    I am so lonely an it cause me to fall in to a

    depression. all I want is some one to love me an share my life with
    kev1254 kev1254 26-30, M 1 Response Jun 15

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    theres some people writing with me.

    . but thats not it.. thats not that... thats just.. doesnt help i still feel lonely even when im surrounded by ppl... i guess i just want someone to really care.. and worry and stuff.. maybe another female.. to talk to and talk about female stuff..
    UsagiVivi UsagiVivi 22-25, F 7 Responses Jun 5, 2014

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    I need someone to talk to every night,

    but the problem is I don't get along with men, and I fall in love too easily with women.
    PaladinVeritas PaladinVeritas 26-30, M Jun 26

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    Life Can Get Too Lonely

    I have had a bad day. I don't have anybody in my life who is there for me. I need someone,sometimes.
    scorpiogirl81 scorpiogirl81 31-35, F 16 Responses Aug 25, 2013

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    I always feel like I'm not good enough.

    Nobody wants to go out with me. Even my best friend lied to me to avoid going out with me.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 10

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    Secrets And Lies

    I have so many secrets, so many lies hiding behind my eyes piled up so high so that they touch the sky if they weren't compressed in upon my chest so far in, which no one could see unless they come to me and plea but that matters not as there isn't so much as a thought about all...
    WinterWisper WinterWisper 22-25 1 Response Apr 22, 2013

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    Dont u hate it. When u see bestfriends

    and youre just like dam i wish i had a bestfriend that was with like that always by my side. I know i have friends but it seems like its all cuz we go to school together. I literally go from school, to home n vise versa. I got out once in a while with them but it would be nice...
    lesley2456 lesley2456 18-21, F Apr 16

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    Hi, im lonely and im becoming very depressed i

    joined this website in hopes of meeting someone who could change that.
    BlueWonders BlueWonders 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 15

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    hi my name is dhiraj from the california.

    .im a widower and also into oil refinery.igot only one kid name celly.i will be will to relocate to you if its that you want ok.but i wana ask if you will take care of my kid for me cos she doesnt have a mother anymore.i need who can will be there for her all the time.get back to...
    worthysoul worthysoul 26-30, M Jun 16

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    I'm so lonely.. been single

    for almost two years now. I don't want to settle for anything less than I deserve but sometimes I feel like I'm gona have to ... it sucks
    dqtxx1 dqtxx1 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    ok guys i just found out

    that my mom died when i was 14 and i cried and i'm in foster care and know one will tell me more because they say if ur close to adoption then u cant hear about ur family and more but my real name is julieanna jelta peoples my mom isnt mearried but she 55 and she had me when she...
    AL3604 AL3604 16-17, F 4 Responses Sep 27, 2014

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    I want an online boyfriend

    who will love me for me. I am a weight gainer and am 154 pounds and gaining super fast so plz txt me if you would like to talk or Kik me at baileythewannabe
    ilovepets1232 ilovepets1232 16-17, F 4 Responses Dec 24, 2013

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    The reason why I joined EP

    because I was a little depressed, but over the time, after reading a lot of stories and exploring, I noticed that a lot of people here have worse problems than me so I felt that they needed a shoulder to cry on or just someone to accompany them throughout the difficult times of...
    miggyquin miggyquin 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 27

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    The Lonely Road That I Walk Is Paved With Sorrow.

    My whole entire life I have been an extremely shy person who has trouble making friends. It has gotten to a point where I don't have any outside the internet anymore, I moved away from my old friends many years ago and have failed to make a single one. I've had instances where I...
    KnightOfJustice KnightOfJustice 18-21, M 11 Responses Apr 7, 2013

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    I get very sad and depressed at night

    when I'm alone in my room. It usually happens around 11pm and then continues until I can't distract myself. I get depressed because I am envious of those who can go out and adventure in the middle of the night or people that have fun with their friends and family. This has been...
    JaxxBlackBlood JaxxBlackBlood 13-15, T 1 Response Jun 23

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    Thinking you've made a connection with someone

    and become close friends, then to all of a sudden have them completely ignore you without reason is a horrible thing. When you're already insecure it makes you over analyse absolutely everything you do and causes a severe lack of confidence. That happened to me lately and I...
    Fabulousboy91 Fabulousboy91 22-25, M 3 Responses Jul 25, 2014

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    I think I am depressed.

    I relocated many years ago. I have yet to establish connections that would result in a friendship. What is bothering me, I just got home and been home for a few days and no one has missed me. No one asked about my road trip. I feel so alone. I am contemplating moving to my home...
    1LadyButterfly 1LadyButterfly 41-45, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I wouldn't say depressed,

    just have a social interaction deficiency...
    Cosmic0Potato Cosmic0Potato 13-15, M 2 Responses Jun 21

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