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I Am Depressed

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    nomnommings nomnommings 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Well may some of my friends here know

    that I'm in Mexico for the whole summer, which I'm super excited about! I been hanging out with my cousins, been going out downtown, played soccer, walking around, and other stuff. But lately I been starting to feel sad, kinda depressed I would said it. I guess I really do miss...
    Zimry96 Zimry96 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 21, 2014

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    Think About This...

    Wanna kill yourself? Imagine this. You come home from school one day. You've had yet another horrible day. You’re just ready to give up. So you go to your room, close the door, and take out that suicide note you've written and rewritten over and over and over You take out those...
    KittayGoesRawrxD KittayGoesRawrxD 16-17, F 66 Responses Nov 13, 2012

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    "What are those?" he asked pointing at the

    scars in my arm. "Battle wounds." I whispered. "Who were you fighting?" "Myself...." - K
    IAmACatXP IAmACatXP 13-15, F 8 Responses Sep 5, 2014

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    Right when you think your getting better

    something always comes along and triggers my depression. Everyone leaves me eventually... I'm only close to a few people :/ but I'm thankful for them :)
    blondiebieber17 blondiebieber17 13-15, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I Am Depressed

    I know I am depressed, it has taken me over a year to get medication for it. The constant low moods and then getting really angry. It kills me. Although not suicidal yet i feel the brief feelings coming on. I can't physically move from bed in the morning, i don't want to go out...
    sparkle11 sparkle11 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 10, 2012

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    Alone In This World

    i am alone.I need someone who understnds my feelings right now.I have many friends but they nevr gona understnd what im feeling is,nt even my familiy.I dnt knw y everythng has been changd.I wnt everythng to b same as befor.Im tryng my bst to b strong bt y cnt any1 understnds it.Y...
    MagiCizMe MagiCizMe 22-25, F 9 Responses Nov 14, 2012

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    Sadness is tears after losing a game

    or a broken bone, depression is sobs at 3 am when you're all alone. Sadness makes you blue, depression makes you numb. Sadness loses to happy, depression loses to none. Sadness is the curious neighbor, depression is the unwanted houseguest. Sadness is your hotel room, depression...
    BabyBlondeOne BabyBlondeOne 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 6

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    I always feel dead inside like life doesn't

    matter and I'm just sitting in third person watching my life as if it were a movie. Me sitting here yelling at..well me.. Seeing what I have done and say or did and just wanting to go through the imaginary screen and strangle some sense into me. But I'm seeing how far I am down...
    DeathMayCome DeathMayCome 16-17, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I'm gay and a few people know

    and I am having a hard time my boyfriend almost killed himself a few days ago and I stay up all night worrying about him and he says he is really close and I just can't take it anymore I am already to go and I just don't know what to leave my parents
    GavinLove GavinLove 13-15, M 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    I can't cry. I literally can't.

    I have no tears left and I want so badly to cry. I never feel happy. Almost nothing excites me or makes me happy anymore. It's been like this for almost two years now, or more I don't remember. I feel a sadness lurking around me all the time. Around my friends, my family, around...
    camelunicorn camelunicorn 16-17, F 33 Responses Jun 30, 2014

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    I am not really depressed,

    I'd like to think I'm not at least. I am just constantly feeling angry at everything. I have a great hard working family. Two gorgeous sisters. I'd like to think that I'm intellectually gifted, academically surviving university isn't really much of a problem to me. I can be...
    aDesperado aDesperado 18-21, M 15 hrs ago

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    I still haven't went to get help,

    I can't bring myself to do it. Maybe I don't actually care and want to feel this way. I don't see my future, I can't see myself doing anything "happy and productive" in the next 5-10 years if I do live. I'm useless, not really good at anything. Although there are positive sides...
    Britt4ny Britt4ny 70+, F 4 Responses Jan 14

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    So he texted me and asked

    why I didn't say hi to him and his girlfriend and got a drink as friends? Could you do that with someone you loved so much? someone you might still do? Could you smile to him and remember how much pain he caused you? Then he tells you, you were too much to him when you spent 2...
    azarr azarr 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I'm very sad, i have stories to tell

    but no one listen to me, even my parents. whether naturally, if I always moody ?
    Revinadwipa Revinadwipa 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    iomanip iomanip 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    No one cares about you

    unless you're pretty or dead.
    PurpleHart PurpleHart 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 28, 2014

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    How do you explain to a 5 year old

    that world isn't as bad as it seems? That not everyone she meets will disregard her feelings? That what she's feeling isn't her fault? That someday the things will get better even after she's seen exactly how cruel the world can be? When the only people she had ever loved were...
    SingToTheSky2298 SingToTheSky2298 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    So. I was having a bad day today,

    for multiple reasons. But then, I just received some of the worst news ever... and know my dad just dropped beyond hell. I can't even describe... I feel like all my emotions earlier today were happy compared to this D:
    theperz217 theperz217 16-17, F 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    I wish I could just have never have been born.

    I wouldn't have bothered anyone, everyone could've been less annoyed, and would've been happier.
    futurediary futurediary 13-15, M 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    thequietpanda thequietpanda 13-15, F 7 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    Everyone seems to run off

    once I show I'm upset. It just seems so much easier to feign happiness.
    Gemz2411 Gemz2411 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Rainy/sleeting days make me feel miserable.

    I wish spring were here already.
    jackiem29 jackiem29 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Why is suicide so inviting?

    To know that it would be over, that I wouldn't have to do it anymore... It seems wonderful. I don't remember a time when I didn't wish for death, even as a child I would often times find myself thinking about the end. I don't know why I am depressed, not the root of my...
    dreamyclouds dreamyclouds 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    So I battle depression

    but today just ran over my husband's gone doing marine stuff and I found out mybest friends baby pasted away in his sleep last night at some point and the don't know why he was 9 months old well would have been sept 11 :(
    sweety7268 sweety7268 18-21, F 7 Responses Sep 7, 2014

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    supernerd22 supernerd22 16-17, M 9 Responses 1 day ago

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    Did You Know....

    Did you know the people that are the strongest are usually the most sensitive.... Did you know the people who exhibit the most kindness are the first to get mistreated.... Did you know the one who takes care of others all the time are usually the one who needs it the most...
    deleted deleted 26-30 98 Responses Jan 23, 2013

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    they always say that suicide isnt an option,

    but they never give you an better one......
    lilbit33 lilbit33 22-25, F 6 Responses Dec 4, 2014

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    Am I Dreaming Or Is It Me?

    I fall asleep to wake up to this dream. This dream of me. This dream of me falling off the track. Of things I can't take back. It's just a list of faces and known places. A heart that cannot be fixed. A mind that's on the fritz. What is this. What is this hole you've dug...
    solomon3020 solomon3020 18-21, M 16 Responses Jun 5, 2014

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    I Send My Love To You All ≪3

    i know you don't no me in person... but i just wanted to say that i love you. I don't care who you are . what your problems are . your sexuality , your skin colour, where you live , what language you speak , your choice of music or what ever , i just wanted to say i love you. I...
    MiskaMaskedOne MiskaMaskedOne 18-21 1 Response Apr 23, 2013

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    Going to the Dr tomorrow morning to have my

    medication switched hopefully :) for those who don't know I've been battling depression for a few years now I've attempted suicide many times but never went all the way through with it I always pretend to smile and be happy so u guys wouldn't have to worry about me but I wantto...
    rainyday10 rainyday10 22-25, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I need to leave now. I'm a worthless,

    empty, sick individual. Nobody gives a **** about me. It'd be so much easier on everyone if I was dead. I plan to be gone by this time tomorrow
    BrookeSandhurst BrookeSandhurst 16-17, F 16 Responses 1 day ago

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    Sweetaugust Sweetaugust 16-17, F 5 Responses Jan 1

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    LostandFading LostandFading 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Stuff Is Making Me Mad

    I've had issues with depression since I was 11. I eventually was put on medication when I wasn't self medicating with other things. I was forced to stay off my mood stabilizer when my mother went all nuts and threatened a lot of BS if I filled my prescription with her insurance...
    Greeneyedandcurious Greeneyedandcurious 22-25, F 5 Responses Jun 20, 2013

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    I hate myself so much.

    I'm so stupid, lame and a failure . I am paranoid. I also have mood swings.I'm so depressed. I can't hardly do my work..I feel like I can’t do anything right, that whatever I do, it won’t be good enough.I had no hope, no worthwhile goals, no purpose..Well, I don't really...
    qwerty724360 qwerty724360 22-25, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I need a friend preferably a girl

    but boyz can help to a point
    jojopage46wazzup jojopage46wazzup 13-15, F 25 mins ago

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    I felt so invisible today.

    I just need a hug or something..
    juliaarosee juliaarosee 16-17, F 13 Responses Sep 4, 2014

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    I want to sleep my days away

    until I have none. I want a drunken stupor that lasts in silence of my own house so I can dwell and be completely lost but without being lost at all. No one to call. No one to see. No one to hear. Just me and my empty thoughts. Alone. In complete bitter silence where my mind...
    Xingouttheos Xingouttheos 16-17, F 5 Responses Jan 2, 2014

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    I saw a guy stealing my phone.

    Unfortunately, he got away. I think he's the same dude who stole my phone before. Bummer
    TheKDoomsday TheKDoomsday 16-17, F 10 Responses Jan 15

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    I Do Know What It Feels Like. ...

    I do know what it feels like. I'm not there right now, but I certainly know what it feels like to not want to wake up again. Its a dark, dark, distant place and I could never wish that on anyone else. Its hard **** but you can get through it. The worse thing is it that you...
    pacwoman pacwoman 26-30, F 8 Responses Jan 8, 2007

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    Today I don't feel worthy of anything

    or anyone. I don't deserve anything; not happiness, success or even love. When you're in love and you have depression, insignificant things suddenly become you're main focus - today I told my boyfriend that I loved him and he never replied. Some of you may be thinking that maybe...
    someonelikeyou9 someonelikeyou9 18-21, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    Does anyone ever get

    that numb feeling? Like you don't care what happens to you.
    theperz217 theperz217 16-17, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    That moment.. You want to connect with someone,

    someone to be close to..and u realize u have no one lol.. :D That's exactly how im feeling right now..have no one to say "hey" to or to ask me how I am? or how my life is going? and to know about there day and how things have been going with them.Sucks having no close friends...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 4 Responses May 15, 2014

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    Hey, how's all you trolls been?

    I haven't been on here in a long time. Months actually. One of the people I was talking to and became good friends with turned out to be so fake that it made feel like everyone on here is but oh well I guess I should get over it. What should I expect, it is the internet after...
    HopelessClarity HopelessClarity 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 9, 2014

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    Since I lost the greatest love of my life I

    have been asked countless times what I did to her that caused this. Unfortunately it is assumed that since I am a man, all men are jerks and thus I did something wrong. I can’t say that this did not offend me because I gave her nothing but kindness, love and respect. I did...
    NoOneImportantNow NoOneImportantNow 46-50, M 4 Responses Aug 13, 2014

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    My Declaration

    So many thoughts course through my mind that it has grown weary. Thoughts of life, of meaning, of purpose, of concepts, of beliefs.  Thoughts of “shoulds” or “should have nots”. Thoughts of reasoning, of justification. Thoughts of fantasies, of fulfillment. Thoughts of...
    WearOutKyd WearOutKyd 26-30, M 8 Responses Sep 5, 2013

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