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I Am Emotionally Repressed

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    It's Counter-intuitive

    Here we are in the midst of a group that in its very name admits to being full of emotionally repressed people.  So, yes, trying to talk about that just seems so counter-intuitive. I'm the kind of guy that has enough going on his head that I generally have no idea where...
    MissedTheBoat MissedTheBoat 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 10, 2007

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    Does anyone else feel pain behind your eyes,

    bloodshot almost, an urge to cry but you can't? It almost feels like I am remembering something but don't know what it is.I try to write down/remember everytime but I don't think I can pinpoint. The last thing I wrote earlier today:  reasons i am sad and closed:i...
    madeofstars madeofstars 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 10

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    Just a Quote...

    "I sometimes feel a strong desire to blush, but my regiment disapproves of such things"
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 22, 2009

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    Bottled Up

     In my life, I've always advocated that repression is a bad bad thing. It can make you do crazy stuff. Lately I've been gradually keeping more and more things to myself and I feel so angry with everything lately. I just feel like I need to get away from things and people.It...
    LittleMonroe LittleMonroe 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 21, 2010

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    This life is tiresome,

    boring, and predictable. People do not change, and it’s come to the point where I can look at a lot of people and see no difference in them and the person standing beside them. Everyone says the exact same things, day in and day out, thinking it’s a new exciting story when I...
    xkoxnekoxx xkoxnekoxx 18-21, F Feb 4, 2014

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    I believe im emotionally repressed

    because sometimes I dont realise when I feel something especially towards other people probably because I remain detached from others
    court2882 court2882 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 8, 2013

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    Emotion Repression

    So here is a good one for every one. Let's stat off with a little background I am 20 now when i was younger I never did much because I was either afraid too sad to do so too depressed.....ect.. than as i recall just one day i stoped in happy that i never did much of any thing I...
    32tony 32tony 18-21 1 Response Oct 6, 2012

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    Sorry but this will be a long read. I have an emotionally abusive father. It is hard to cope with but it's gotten a thousand times better since I moved out of his home 4 years ago...
    Emericia Emericia 22-25 Dec 26, 2014

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    Another horrible day. I sin to deal with my mother. Because The Lord doesn't come for me. She hurt me so bad. I wanted to commit suicide so badly today if I could. Why oh WHY is...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 2 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    I had just turned 20 and I had been living with my first love for a year and a half, a handsome, charming man who abused me physically and emotionally. One day when he'd been...
    Brainyblonde Brainyblonde 66-70, F 3 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    So I went out today. My stepfather was in his usual mood going out (well a lot of the time he is like this). I thought it was odd that mum was being ok to me. It didn't dawn on me...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    I have a best friend that has been with me for 10 years. However, no matter how much I put in effort and hard work to maintain this friendship, she will never be satisfied and...
    Dlyz Dlyz 16-17, F Jan 1

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    Everyone says that I'm the happiest girl they've ever met. But is that true? I am portrayed as a delightful, assertive, bright, happy girl in many peoples' eyes. I wish I was. Do...
    Macyyyy Macyyyy 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 2

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    I never get it when people say they want to bang their head against a wall but right now, I just want to bang my head against a wall and scream some really insensitive...
    ShakenButNotBroken ShakenButNotBroken 18-21, F Jan 6

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    I'm 38, disabled wife is 48, I'm emotionally divorced, lonely, poor, but have 3 kids so it's my duty to stay, but unhappily? IDK what to do!
    jgoffe10 jgoffe10 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 8

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    Do you know those nights when you're just so emotionally drained and so sad that you cry for no reason? I'm having one of those nights tonight. I feel so tired and so sad, and it...
    BroadwayDreamer16 BroadwayDreamer16 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    My boyfriend I live with food the last nine months emotionally abuses me. only when we fight though. He will call me names like idiot, stupid, crazy, say ****off or **** you...
    joyrich joyrich 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    its sad when a gorgeous girl is emotionally unstable because her ex was a dumbass
    IDCFUKK IDCFUKK 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 14

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    A few months ago, I completely cut off my ex. We had a long and complicated history that involved a lot of emotional and verbal abuse. On his part, a lot of it was underhanded and...
    MDubs MDubs 26-30, F Jan 14

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    Everyone at works asking how come my eyes are so swollen.... I say it beacuse I slept wrong or I haven't slept enough but really what happen was I was up crying all night about a...
    Carlina1 Carlina1 18-21, F a week ago

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    I am. and its like my heart is about to give up and just stop beating. I literally feel that my heart is in pain and my breath is not normal anymore because of so many problems...
    akirayuuki akirayuuki 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I truly am but im trying to be more content with myself and not have to think i need the medication to go on with my day or feel the need to inflict pain when i cant control myself...
    Shayalex Shayalex 18-21 Dec 27, 2014

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    Sometimes u gotta be ur own hero n save ur precious heart becuz sometimes the people u can't imagine living w/out, can actually live w/out u!! I hate the feeling when u have to say...
    Chipmunk1023 Chipmunk1023 18-21, F Dec 28, 2014

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    I think for me it is something I was born with - a level of strength and then fostered even more by my upbringing and circumstance. I was judged harshly for it, shamed about it...
    blonde10 blonde10 36-40, F Dec 29, 2014

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    Well my sisters dog died today. We've spent the whole day crying and mourning. My cat has also disappeared. She has been acting weird lately so I'm assuming the worst. Blow...
    ShyGuy990 ShyGuy990 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    2 sides to every coin. I am loved by my residents, almost all of them favor me. This can bring about jealousy in my coworker. He in turn is critical of me when performing...
    YeahthatsMylife YeahthatsMylife 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    I don't like hugging. I have 2 friends that I am comfortable hugging only because they insist on giving me a hug every time we part. I hate hugging my family most of all. I don't...
    Scal92 Scal92 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    My dad has come so far in the abuse arena but he will never be not abusive and not curse and hurt his family. One day I will move out and be at peace. I hope I never carry on the...
    doglovverr56 doglovverr56 22-25, F Jan 1

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    I always talk about emotional pain. Not having true love. Not having someone that truly cares, and how that haunts me.But there is a physical aspect of this that I WOULD count as...
    insidious2014 insidious2014 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 1

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    feeling really drained.My mood and emotions really do affect my well being so I need to control my emotions at all costs.
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    tired is an understament it's starting to take a physical toll on me I can't even make myself smile anymore everything hurts in tired I loose myself in space I feel everything and...
    sadmistak3 sadmistak3 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 4

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    eh. not the best way to describe it but its a start. more or less an unfair relationship. "i dont want you talking to that girl" and i listened. whatever you didnt want me to do, i...
    Ebolaa Ebolaa 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 4

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    I guess I've been told.. And I wonder why people can't see it for what it is.. I don't have connections that are healthy where I feel safe from harm and trusting of others anymore...
    jiggy4545 jiggy4545 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 7

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    this time its serious and probably the worst that I've seen myself. normally to the point when I start blocking out other people and cutting myself is definitely where it begins...
    lovehim2death lovehim2death 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 8

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    He & I had a love/hate relationship. I would go visit him...it was a long distance relationship. I was about 21 & he was a few years older. We had started out as pen pals when I...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F Jan 9

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    Sometimes I can't keep up with all of my personalities
    chasetheweirdo8 chasetheweirdo8 13-15, M Jan 9

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    No matter how much people would wanna try to be close to me, I would never let anybody in. Especially the new ones that I've known. Because I feel like they are not genuine about...
    dakilangdreamer dakilangdreamer 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 9

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    Detached I fancied him. I loved him. I wanted him. I needed him. Until things went sour.
    bloodinsignia bloodinsignia 22-25, F Jan 9

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    Now I need to push this off my chest. It's been almost 3 years or let's say , 2 years and something now. I had broken up with my ex after her ideals turned me off , just to name a...
    stephenrko stephenrko 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 9

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    I am embarrassed to even admit it. I never thought I would find myself here. I never understood why women just wouldn't get up and leave with dignity and courage. Hell, I could use...
    AJ139 AJ139 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    Mind, how long have we been traveling? You must only make sense in the world of quantum physics because time is not relative in this existence with you. If you mean to convince me...
    SheSaidx SheSaidx 22-25, F Jan 10

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    My husband was always abusive, always self centered, always loved. It wasn't until he decided to get his attention elsewhere that I decided to look at him for who he is. Now I'm...
    leigh8133 leigh8133 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    i'm 18 years old and when i was 14 i was told i had PCOS i only got my period once a year and mum found out and took me to the doctors at the start i thought nothing of it. i've...
    catsrule5678 catsrule5678 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    Tired of the constant waiting for him to message me. yea I know he like chatting with me but now things juz been a bit different and I don really know why I guess I am juz too...
    YongTauFoo YongTauFoo 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I came along this site while looking for meaning of dreams and night . I have This nightmare just about every time I fall asleep. I think if I grasp some type of meaning on it...
    candice2 candice2 18-21, F Jan 11

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    I never feel like I'm never going to be good enough. Despite knowing that comparing yourself to everyone else is just setting yourself up for sadness, I still do it and allow my...
    Ayelleffar Ayelleffar 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 12

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