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I Am Depressed Because I'm Lonely

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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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    I wouldn't say depressed,

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

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    I can't have online friendships,

    no one in real life likes me, I can't self-harm, what the hell can I do?
    bubbathebirdy bubbathebirdy 13-15, F 3 Responses May 31

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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 had a crush on this girl named Julia

    since 4th grade Every birthday, Valentine's day and Christmas I bought her gifts I took her on friendly dates and tried to pay for everything(I don't have much) She tells me she don't want to date till High School I ask her in 9th grade in November but tells me she already...
    john2900 john2900 70+, M Jun 3

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    I really need someone to talk to.

    I'm 21. I have no friends. No job. I don't go to school. I have nothing. I babysit every day, as I have for a couple years now. Every day it just gets worse. I feel bad for the girl I babysit because her parents don't teach her anything, right from wrong. I let this little...
    Goob21 Goob21 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 26

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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 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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    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 6 days ago

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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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    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 a week ago

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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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    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 have a boyfriend who seems to only want sex

    and attention. all he does is play my iPod and his games and talks to me when he thinks something is wrong not knowing he's the problem. I feel like I'm being used...
    RavenRena17 RavenRena17 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 6

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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 3 days ago

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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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    I texted her last night

    when I was having a mental breakdown. This was her response and it will restore your faith in humanity: "First off never apologize to me for expressing your feelings I care about you it doesn't bother me when you need to talk. I definitely understand wanting to be someone else...
    Scal92 Scal92 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 16

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    when your a failure and the love of your life

    doesnt wanna see or talk to you .
    pepetheanarchistfrog pepetheanarchistfrog 13-15, M 1 Response 11 hrs 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 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I've had a hard life.

    I've been broken emotionally,physically and mentally. I'm a single bisexual. I like any age and any gender NY. I wish someone would accept me
    john2900 john2900 70+, M 1 Response Jun 4

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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 3 days ago

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    I'm a naughty young bisexual

    who wants someone to talk to maybe more.clean and naughty chats. any age and any gender. preferably older men and women
    john2900 john2900 70+, M Jun 6

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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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    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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    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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    To put it simply, I'm fed up with life

    and everything in general. I constantly want to torture and kill everyone, I hate every last person on this earth, they're all stupid, they're idiots for not realizing what's really going on in the world, how the system just uses us like robots. We work our ***** off every...
    smaidz smaidz 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 9

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    i am very very lonely!

    i have NO friends at all and im 20 years old!! (lost contact ... most have moved away...) and i have been feeling so lonely i have no one to talk to.... i hate it ...theres so many things i want to do ...but cant as have no one to do it with ...im just stuck at home all day...
    lovemusicnicole lovemusicnicole 18-21, F 6 Responses May 19, 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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    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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    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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    Im so lonely no one wants to talk to me ugh

    everyone hates me and the only one who will talk to me is my brothers ex gf patience but she fell asleep hours ago and I'm at my grandmas with nothing to do I wish someone would talk to me I hate life
    butterflybaby123 butterflybaby123 13-15 9 hrs ago

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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 3 days ago

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    Nobody listens to me.

    I'm only 13, due to go 14 soon and something is wrong with me. I was prescribed pills to 'level out my hormones' and blah blah blah: they don't work!! I've been crying a lot; I've felt useless; I feel ignored and lonely because they never listen when I ask for an appointment to...
    Getmoriti Getmoriti 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 6

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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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    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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    Sometimes I Wonder Why God Screws Me Over Even Though I Have Done Nothing Wrong And I Need Somebody To Talk To.

    Im 15, and i have more issues then most adults, im a guy, and  im overweight, but not obese, i hate myself, im not bad looking, i have hair that almost goes to my shoulders, and  i wonder what ive done to deserve the treatment i get from people, Sometimes i feel im...
    coltonconley coltonconley 13-15, M 23 Responses Jun 16, 2011

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    I Feel Like A Ghost

    I feel so worthless. I have no one. All my life I been entirely alone. My parents are abusive drunk losers. I had to teach my self everything I know, even though my parents aren't even dead. My birthday was 2 days ago. I spend it crying the whole day. Like every year. It's like a...
    BrokenDead BrokenDead 18-21, F 28 Responses Jun 11, 2010

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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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    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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    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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    Last night my girlfriend dumped me she was the

    only one who made me smile, made me happy and now with out her im nothing. And now im sitting in my cold dark room that was once so worm. Thinking is it really worth living 😔😢💔🔫
    liam26p liam26p 13-15, M 5 Responses Jun 14

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    I have been so depressed

    because I'm lonely I live alone not seeing anybody right now I am so tired of being alone its not fun to be so depressed
    satinbitch58 satinbitch58 56-60, M 3 Responses Jun 16

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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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    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 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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    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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