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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    This is only a small amount of the abuse that has happened in my childhood. It happened by many people for a long time. But this is what I need to talk about right now. I have a...
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    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I feel so emotionally drained and depressed.
    xkameria xkameria 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Nowadays, it's hard to walk a normal step, breathe a normal breath, speak a normal phrase, or even think a normal thought. The one thing I'm very proficient at, however, is falling...
    insidious2014 insidious2014 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    My emotions run on such overdrive that they burn out. Then I feel nothing. Then I feel everything. The official term is Emotionally Detached. I read these links and they fit me...
    ecofox ecofox 22-25 1 day ago

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    You know that girl that always forgave you? that always loved you? that always took you back? pretty soon she'll give up and find someone better.
    KarenIsMyName KarenIsMyName 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 1

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    There are times when i feel tired, tired of hoping, tired of trying to make things happen, to make sense of where I am right now. And when nothing works, I...
    mariavita mariavita 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 1

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    My dad will always call me trash, tell me to kill myself, he even says he'd be better off if I was never born. I know i take it too harshly, but it really hurts me because the...
    Hailey7685 Hailey7685 13-15, F 16 Responses Mar 2

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    He thinks I still buy his ****** excuses and lame *** stories.
    abrokenlittlegirl abrokenlittlegirl 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    I chose to let numbness overtake my mind because everything was horrible. Everything's still horrible, but now I do not care at all.
    Colourfi Colourfi 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 3

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    Wow, yeah I'm not okay after that... Didn't expect to get that lecture, that **** hit me hard... Time to go to bed.
    jbnichole jbnichole 18-21, F Mar 4

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    this was supposed to be fun.. but of course it turned out to be the opposite I've had my first panic attack in years. I was supposed to make friends, be someone for a change.. but...
    nightmarehorizons nightmarehorizons 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 4

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    Ugh seriously I am. I'm tired of being hurt all the time and people back stabbing me. I'm tired that I can't let things go and always blaming myself for the things I didn't do. I...
    innocentflower innocentflower 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 5

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    I tried to run from your side But each place I hide It only reminds me of you....
    guiltandpleasure guiltandpleasure 22-25, F Mar 5

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    Honestly, I am so done with a lot of things lately and I'm almost always depressed or thinking about dying or suicide. I wish I wasn't like that and I feel like that there wouldn't...
    theultimatesashacourtney theultimatesashacourtney 13-15, F Mar 6

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    I'm horny ........................ Yay
    Bruhguy Bruhguy 16-17 Mar 7

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    Yup. My mom didn't really know how to handle cetian situations. I was called easy. Hoe. Slapped. Degraded. All of her words stuck on me. My parents were very strict. Our...
    love9494 love9494 18-21 Mar 7

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    When enemies come in our life they make us sad and friends n family do when they leave. They both become reason for crying, its better to be detached. Detachment doesnt mean u stop...
    om2013 om2013 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 8

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    Remember the great guy I met. We were dating for a few weeks. We could only meet on weekends cause of the distance between our houses. Anyway. He was perfect. Smart. Sensitive...
    thisIsAnne thisIsAnne 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 8

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    it is not fair not fair not fair i punish them in my head if nobody punish them i do it
    Juri0902 Juri0902 31-35, F Mar 8

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    I'll admit i'm highly stressed. However today I just don't fgeel like myself. It's hard to think and I don't speak or type properly. My sentences are mixed up and mismatched and I...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 8

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    We breathe. We get called lazy. But if they had our mind traffic. They would jump off planet faster.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Mar 8

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    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M Mar 8

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    The past few weeks have just been hell for me. And I don't see light at the end of the tunnel yet.
    sblp2017 sblp2017 18-21, M Mar 9

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    I am 23 years old and 6.5 weeks pregnant with my first child. I am currently living with my boyfriend. We have been in our apartment for about a month. We moved in together within...
    chelbell0123 chelbell0123 22-25, F Mar 10

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    The light at the end of the tunnel is so bright its blinding. Since his attorney told him not to leave, we've been living together during the divorce process. I close on my house...
    sartur sartur 36-40, F 22 Responses Mar 10

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    But physically I'm worse...
    Christinamarie3095 Christinamarie3095 41-45, T 1 Response Mar 11

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    Today I feel thankful, I guess I woke up on the right side of the bed. These types of marriage screw with your mind so much that you never seem to be in the same mindset. You're...
    sartur sartur 36-40, F 17 Responses Mar 12

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    I damaged my relationship. First we had an abortion last week. While we were fighting last night I left him a voicemail telling him, " I am sitting here in pain because I got rid...
    Katelynntx Katelynntx 18-21 Mar 12

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    So, I had a visit with the attorney yesterday. Found out that the STBX cannot let go of his need for control! He wants joint conservatorship.. Which I'm fine with. But, if we can...
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