I Am Everybody's Emotional Support

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 59 People

    Or So It Would Seem,...

    Whenever something bad happens in my friends life I pride myself on being the first person they turn to. I enjoy listening to them, and when it is needed, helping them figure out a direction to go.  I have people in my life that do this for me and I love it so I return the...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    15 Responses Oct 10, 2008

    Sometimes, I Wish Someone Would Comfort Me...

    I am a good listener and I try to help people when they are in pain. Every day, when I log on here, people come to me with problems and that's OK.In real time, I spend my days alone except for the occasional concert where I see my "gig mates". Nobody I know ever comes to visit...
    TheWomanWhoDid TheWomanWhoDid
    3 Responses Feb 27, 2013

    What Did I Do Wrong.

    In 1981 i met a girl i fell in love with. i didn't want a relationship as the last partner had sex with a workmate behind me on a works outing on the bus. can't stop feelings and i adored this girl we where always together exept when at work , and the only other time was when...
    martyn1963 martyn1963
    46-50, M
    1 Response Feb 13, 2010

    I'm Not Sure Why

    but generally with my friends, they come to me for advice,  for me to console them...etc. i can help them 90% of the time. but i can't help myself
    LittleFerrett LittleFerrett
    26-30, F
    Feb 13, 2010

    I Am On My Way

    I'm not sure how it happened. But I know I was young, I may have been a teen, but maybe not. Friends, playmates that leaned on me for support. I wasn't very big either. But...I was there for the tears, and the temper tantrums. Somehow I got used to being the one who was...
    Tzech Tzech
    46-50, F
    1 Response Feb 13, 2010

    I Can't Be My Own Support...

    In most of my friends lives, I'm the rock. I hold together while the world is going to hell. I don't need much attention and am pleased with what little I get. I have always been the first anyone turns too when I'm available, and sometimes even when I'm not (not so much lately...
    EddieO EddieO
    Mar 28, 2011

    So many times have I given advice

    and supported people emotionally even to the point of talking people down. Yet, I never really need much, which is probably a good thing considering I am alone most of the time.
    TheEight8 TheEight8
    26-30, M
    Nov 19, 2015
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