I Am Getting Older and I'm Alone

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    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

    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
    22-25, F
    Aug 19, 2013

    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'm a depressed older man living in a sexless

    marriage. I've had enough and wants to move
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Mar 28, 2015

    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

    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

    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
    26-30
    Dec 26, 2015

    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

    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

    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
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