I Am Getting Older and I'm Alone

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 107 People

    It is difficult to accept

    that nobody is around to share the good times and the bad times with me, that one day I will die without any loving person on my side.
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Oct 2, 2015

    Alone And Getting Older

    I am fifty-two years old and every night I go to bed alone.  I feel cold in the winter, restless in the summer, and everyday .....this aching loneliness.  Lately, I'm beginning to think that it might never change, and I might spend the rest of my days alone without...
    Flowingriver Flowingriver
    51-55, F
    13 Responses Jan 4, 2010

    Getting Older and Alone

    I'm getting older and I'm alone. That scares me because I'd really like to be connected more. I spent a number of years scurrying around trying to take care of my elderly parents as they got sicker and holding down a job. Then I got sick and I had enough just to take care of me...
    frito414 frito414
    56-60, F
    26 Responses Apr 12, 2009

    Embrace It Feel The Fear And Neutralise It

    I had to look in a mirror today. Trying on new pants at a sale in town. Where has the cool teenager gone and get out of them faded jeans twit.   Im not putting a recent photo of me in here till i can find a decent one!
    lafsnack lafsnack
    51-55, M
    1 Response Mar 2, 2012

    My wife of 25+ years wants to Divorce me AGAIN

    after serial separations, Legal Separation that was reversed, and a Divorce which I talked her out of. I am the one pursuing to save the Marriage while she is always trying to end it. I raised her daughters from ages 2 and 3 whom we moved to California, returned and built a...
    chiefpointingatthesun chiefpointingatthesun
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Jan 14, 2016

    My Life Was Not Supposed To Be This Way

    A small amount of background:   I grew up in a semi-normal, semi dysfunctional (OK, dysfunctional) middle class family with three girls and one boy.  I was a middle child.  Our family was close in the the sense that we did things together and went a lot...
    Rooanne Rooanne
    56-60, F
    7 Responses Mar 15, 2010

    I think it's about time I started to date.

    I'm getting to old to be alone, or better yet feel lonely.
    firstjewelofthenile firstjewelofthenile
    41-45, F
    Apr 1, 2015

    Seeking An Older Male, Developing Long-Term Relationships!

    Hi,my dear friend, How are you today? I met you is my pleasure, so are you interested in age gap relationships? I figure I let you know about this other site in case you are interested, I signed up on --- DatingAnOlderMan,ORG---, is a NICE AGE GAP DATING SITE and people are cool...
    Annela Annela
    26-30, F
    Aug 19, 2013

    63 And Alone Why Me? Why You ?

    K, there are you out there that can be satisfy without human touch, cuddling, kissing, yes the sex.. I wish with all my heart I was one but I am not I want it so bad physically emotionally and spiritually I hurt. I want to not want it. Yes I have been to counseling, regular and...
    Night2u Night2u
    66-70, F
    5 Responses Aug 10, 2012

    i always imagine myself sitting on a chair

    outside sunset time house middle of grassland tiny hill a cup of tea with biscuits would be nice i see myself like that when i will be old in my imagination i use to hear a voice from the house a girl saying honey can you see any stars but now i dont have that...
    deleted deleted
    Dec 26, 2015

    I'm a depressed older man living in a sexless

    marriage. I've had enough and wants to move
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Mar 28, 2015
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