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I Am Emotionally Fragile

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 312 People

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    Some days I feel fragile for lack of a better word. There’s usually no real reason, and if there is one I like to avoid it, knowing if I don’t delve deeply it will pass.  Apparently when I get in this frame of mind or emotional space, I consistently say please and thank you...
    kittysoftpaws kittysoftpaws 36-40, F May 7, 2013

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    It infiltrates itself into everything.

    I cannot escape it, I cannot get over it as much as I try I just can't get the stench out of my life. It's been almost 4 months ago that I left him and it still feels like yesterday. I feel guilty for a lot I things, I feel like a failure on so many levels.... Perhaps the most...
    99hello99 99hello99 31-35, F Sep 15, 2014

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    Plain Jane? The Story Of My Life.

    The hardest question in life I find is, who am I? I’m a daughter of two very loving parents. A sister to two beautiful individuals, an aunt to 6 children that make my heart grow fonder, a mother to a handsome pup named Emmett, I’m a friend to numerous people, a shoulder to...
    uniquevintage uniquevintage 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 24, 2012

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    Unwanted Love.

    I was attracted to this guy-Dmitri, when I was in my third quad , in city adult school, toronto downtown.I don't know if he likes me or not still. I'm a lot with lot's of unexpressed feelings. From the time I remember, I like guys, but I never have the guts to express it.So...
    BridaPaulo BridaPaulo 22-25, F Nov 28, 2013

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    Believe.

    Believe that there will be better days.... Believe that Not everyone's out to hurt you. Believe that Your here for a reason,&even when your down just give a pillow a hug. Whatever Your going through, will only make you Stronger. believe that your this amazing person in your own...
    theadventuresofalexus theadventuresofalexus 18-21, F Jan 3, 2013

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    Mainly Good Days Thank God

    I have good days and then bad days and days where i want to dig a hole in the ground crawl in cover myself with leaves and mulch and never, ever, ever come out again. Thats one of the worst things about depression, how unpredictable it can be.There are triggers and things that...
    giddyion giddyion 22-25 2 Responses Nov 20, 2013

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    I Want To Grow Up.

    I'm tired. I want to die.I've a bank account. I've seen my credit and debit cards only once before handing it to my dad.I surf through online shopping sites and wonder.I see my best friend using her money independently and efficiently. Yes, I don't know how to handle money...
    BridaPaulo BridaPaulo 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 2, 2013

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    Yes I am, I hate when people play with my

    feelings, I have trust issues, just because I've been let down by people who is super close to me, it's hard to trust in the rest of the world when people that you believe will never hurt you, actually do it, I know it might sound like an excuse but there is not a thing as...
    franchesval franchesval 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    Fight!

    There were two mistakes in my life: 1. I should have started taking Homeopathic psychatric medicines parents, especially my Daddy, wouldn't let me for his life. 2. I shouldn't have succumbed to their force- I should've taken Zoology in a nearby college, which is the best in our...
    BridaPaulo BridaPaulo 22-25, F Nov 28, 2013

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    My father was extremely emotionally abusive to me as a child and young adult. He is extremely manipulative and plays such games that it's only now that I am 28, I am realising how...
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    I was not just emotionally abused by my mother. I was physically and emotionally abused. My mother would scream and yell at me when I cried. She would tell me to stop crying, OR...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 18

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    I’ve always put so much of my anger onto my dad and how he treated me, but sometimes I think that is misplaced. First, I don’t have a pity party for myself most of the time...
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    I'm sitting here watching my 5 week old baby sleep peacefully and I'm thinking, she is the very reason I'm still married. One of two reasons, the other being her big sister. And...
    van863 van863 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    I recently started therapy for self-esteem issues that I should have sought help for many years ago. What started as a journey of self discovery has opened my eyes to the...
    ludix ludix 41-45, M 3 Responses Apr 9

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    Yes i have an emotionally abusive mom if you have read my experiences but she went all out to give us luxuries after my dad passed away even this wifi i am using.
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    A girl I met back in December, we began talking and things eventually turned more romantic. We met each other's families (both well received) went on several dates, saying "I love...
    SuperblackSER SuperblackSER 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 20

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    By a 49 year old kidnapper.. I used to think nothing would ever happen to me. This thinking and naivety led me down the path of being abused by him and manipulated greatly. I am...
    LilVixen17 LilVixen17 16-17, F 5 Responses Apr 23

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    I'm emotionally numb now. I was supposed to get married after graduation and I really fought my family over this issue, since it's an arranged engagement/marriage and all. My...
    Imexhausted Imexhausted 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I just don't know what to do anymore...so many things are crashing down on me at once, and I have no way to solve it! Everything's spinning in my head, and I just can't bear it all...
    MariosGirl95 MariosGirl95 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    This is it! I'm just emotionally tired, considering I sleep a lot
    SadlySafe SadlySafe 13-15 1 Response 4 days ago

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    How do I know if my Dad is truly emotionally abusing me? I just feel so confused....I've hated him since I was at least 9 or 10. Truly hated him, with a cold fury. The trouble is I...
    HappyKitty18 HappyKitty18 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    No one will ever understand how emotionally tired or broken I am. I just want freedom. I wanna fly. I wanna forget. I wanna live a beautiful life worth remembering...
    CloeSmile CloeSmile 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    Im currently getting attached to Loader Bot in Tales from the Borderland, I will forever love Baymax, I cried in The Iron Giant, and I am so oferprotective or Clank from Ratchet...
    W1ll0wstream101 W1ll0wstream101 22-25, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    People by nature will often put their best foot forward when it comes to situations albeit a job interview, a new relationship, or whatever the situation may be. It's interesting...
    SmartSweet1 SmartSweet1 51-55, F 2 Responses Apr 13

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    Why my feelings get hurt so easily? I have never won when arguing because I became so upset and cries! How stupid is it! How I wish I could fight back...but usually things turn out...
    Momolly Momolly 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    what kind of friend hots on your ex
    Ines77 Ines77 18-21, F Apr 6

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    My mood changes by the days. Sometimes I feel awesome for 5 days but then something bringsback memories which can make me depressed within seconds. Today I was about to accept the...
    GuiltBear GuiltBear 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    So my ex now has been left me alone while I'm going through the stages of realising I have a mental illness he's turned around and said he can't stand to see it and to get better...
    Butterflyfairy23 Butterflyfairy23 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I need a mental health day... So many little things going wrong, now plus one larger thing. It's just been a day, and I don't think I can handle tomorrow.
    emeraldangel523 emeraldangel523 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 9

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    If you make me feel alive I need you, songs that makes me feel how emotions going through my body, I need them, that warm lonely nights full of people, cars and city lights, are...
    underthesamesky underthesamesky 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    Part 2. Continuing questions... 10. Is her exploitation of my low self-worth intentional? Does it matter? When I become the rescuer to feel better about myself instead of actually...
    ludix ludix 41-45, M 3 Responses Apr 10

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    I can't deal with everything every day is just too much for me and I'm not a stable person I suffer from depression and all this is just a lot for my mental stability
    darkangel1996 darkangel1996 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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    Shattered to bits i dont know what to do anymore. I have broken everything that i am I blame noone but my self. The consequences of my actions are haunting me. I didnt think! I...
    patheticbitch patheticbitch 26-30, F Apr 11

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    not even 5 minutes with my sister and her boyfriend and I can't stand being here god it start as a happy day and all my happiness just went away in seconds
    darkangel1996 darkangel1996 18-21, F Apr 11

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    But must stay to help pals. Must watch wealthy enslave us. And help pals cope. And feed hope of freed by humans. Or aliens. Because the subhumans got wealth. And...
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Apr 11

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    Of cruelty. Popular cruelty. Legal cruelty. Laws keeping the poor very poor. Hackers and bullies damaging the poor. And the wealthy exempt from punished. For...
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 11

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    I give and give and give. When I tell you point blank I have nothing left and I have now turned numb the very last thing I would expect you to say is "OK".
    littlefroghere littlefroghere 41-45, F 6 Responses Apr 11

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    Hey ep this is your girl Farmmaid I know this isn't a good topic for ep but I just got the very sad news that my dad has cancer cfuk. And it could be in his brain he is going to be...
    Farmmaid Farmmaid 36-40, F 12 Responses Apr 14

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    There's no reason for me to like you, even if at first I thought I did. You got me at "we have so many things in common" only to find out how completely different we really are...
    Alyyeska Alyyeska 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 16

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    Yesterday, I had a parent/teacher conference at my school so my mom could discuss my report card with my teachers. I take honor classes but I don't like them (I was put in them...
    colormepnk colormepnk 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 16

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    I have cried so much this month. Crying is good but sometimes It can be draining. I'm also not sleeping too well because I'm so anxious to do things and just trying to understand...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 17

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    My BF can be very abusive, emototinal and other ways. Love to meet others like me, that some reason stay, or maybe talk to a guy like him to get his point of view. thanks
    Want2BGood Want2BGood 16-17 4 Responses Apr 17