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I Am Going Through a Break-up

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    number one rule when you're going through a

    break up... DO NOT.. i repeat DO NOT! listen to sad songs.. that's a big no no
    mistywillow mistywillow 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 26

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    I really should break-up with my boyfriend I

    feel like I'm just using him for him buying me things but I don't have many friends so I guess I won't break up with him yet.
    alexjohnson28 alexjohnson28 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 11

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    Breaks up suck!! But in the end it all makes

    you stronger and it builds you up tougher, and makes you realize what you don't want in the next relationship with someone else, so stand tall because you can conquer that wall of fear loneliness ... Sadness whatever it is your facing that person isn't worth anymore of your...
    freespiritgal2777 freespiritgal2777 26-30, F Mar 3, 2014

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    tran1101 tran1101 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 3, 2014

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    I just discovered my

    now ex is talking to and possibly slept with a 17 year old. And he's 23. I guess things have truly been over since last Thursday. And right away he started talking to this chick ...... I am now horribly disgusted by him sleeping with a minor. 100% convinces me not to go back. He...
    violetskynoise violetskynoise 22-25, F 3 Responses May 18

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    I don't know what to do with myself.

    I want to sleep forever,to never wake up. I want to die,to be dead,not to feel. I want to travel back in time and never meet you. I want to wake up in a time where I no longer feel this pain. I want to be numb,dead. To not exist because I feel like without you I don't.
    TheGirlFromJupiter TheGirlFromJupiter 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 4, 2014

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    After 3 years this relationship is coming to an

    end. I think it was obvious it won't work out from the beginning. She was 15 years older than me. I don't believe age matters, however she was very insecure about it. We had our ups and downs in this relationship, however it came to a point in which it is toxic for both of us. I...
    SoulCoffee SoulCoffee 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    Im going thru a break up !

    My boyfriend says . That sexually we are not compatible because i havent ****** him . He says its been 2 months that he feels like this . What should i do .
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jun 25, 2014

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    You found out the truth of

    who he is. Would've happened anyway, better sooner than later. You know who he is now. He didn't fight for you, that's who you want?? Think about your future babies, you want a protector and a provider. That's your job, to give them the best father possible. You would do...
    codelle1 codelle1 22-25, F Apr 30, 2014

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    Tonight Is the End.

    The last straw has been had. I need what she can't give. Tonight will be the night I tell her good-bye. Sounds easier than I know it'll be. We've been together almost 6 very trying months. Another hopeful relationship  bites the dust....It will probably take awhile to...
    QueenOfHearts QueenOfHearts 22-25, F 5 Responses Sep 21, 2009

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    On my way to work, I couldn't bear the inequity

    of our relationship any longer and with all of my previous attempts of an honest conversation ending in being belittled, I knew I couldn't handle an interactive break up. Without giving it a second thought, I typed the following at a red light "Congratulations on your new life...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses May 29

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    I can't believe this!

    just together for 2 months and now we're not! nothing hurts more than this! :'(
    JamieTheTomboy15 JamieTheTomboy15 13-15, F 5 Responses May 18

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    Ever since I was twelve I've had crushes on

    and even sexual feelings for girls. I don't feel the same way about guys. I didn't fully realize this, though, until I've been with my current long distance boyfriend for 2 and a half years... I feel absolutely terrible. But I honestly do not know what to do. I have no doubt in...
    LiliaAnne LiliaAnne 16-17, F Jun 27

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    Lost all my conciousness lost my faith in love

    4 years back I met a girl who change my life we had a relationship like a husband wife do all the four years every sec was precious with her she was my heart my love my everything . But now she left me her parents has denied that they will allow her to marry me . I am broken...
    definemeee definemeee 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 9

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    I Should Have Trusted By Guts..

    Am in the process of a break up,with a girl who would rather listen to her parents than fight for out love. She is a single mum (26),central Asian Muslim...am an african (27) and not religious. She basically said she doesn't want to fight with her parents,who would never accept...
    code254 code254 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 22, 2013

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    I'm having a hard time adjusting.

    One day we're together and the next day we're not. I miss you so much and I hate myself for even caring.
    codelle1 codelle1 22-25, F 1 Response May 3, 2014

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    Pretty serious this time

    but kind of excited for the kind of trouble I can get it, start working at a ***** club as a waitress with my girl. Make some money n having fun at the same time. Watch out "boys" ;)
    lexisexi53 lexisexi53 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 17

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    When I met her, I was hurled suddenly into

    paradise; ineffable joy penetrated my life. She came into my world and lit it up, abruptly terminating the darkness that preceded her. And what darkness she was preceded by. The eve of her arrival was pitch black, and protracted. The night took on grotesque proportions and...
    PhiliaSophia PhiliaSophia 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 18, 2014

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    broke up yesterday. even with no contact she s

    still in my life. in everything i love, do and think . hurts. sucks. brakes me
    lilith6the6siren6 lilith6the6siren6 18-21 3 Responses Jul 20

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    Recently went through a break up with a great

    person. Apparently we both needed some growing up to do and things just didn't work out because of how damaged we both are emotionally. Going through a tough time and jut looking for a friend to talk to. Preferably someone who can relate...
    MonsieurKJ MonsieurKJ 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 3, 2014

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    I Ended things this past Saturday afternoon

    and haven't said a word to him until today. He kept trying to message me and call me and keeps telling me loves me and only wants to be with me. We've discussed things like marriage for a while now and honestly he wasn't just my boyfriend he was truly my best friend. Today I...
    violetskynoise violetskynoise 22-25, F 5 Responses May 5

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    I lost the boy that I love currently

    and I am fighting to win him back. He needs time and space to clear his head and think about what he actually wants. It has been almost a month since we broke up and everyday still seems to be a struggle without him. I know we can work through this and come out stronger than...
    WhoIsTroy WhoIsTroy 18-21, M Jul 12

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    it was last night. after a year

    and a half. idk really. i miss him so much.
    TheGirlWithRedHair TheGirlWithRedHair 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    abbbbbby abbbbbby 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 10, 2014

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    I am 22 years old. I've been with the same guy

    since I was 15. We were married a little under 2 years ago. I was very happy for the first two years or so of our relationship. Since then we've had our ups and downs. He kept telling me things would get better and I always believed him. Then we got married. Since then things...
    guiltygirl92 guiltygirl92 22-25, F 3 Responses May 29

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    I was with my boyfriend from the age of 13

    and now we are both 20, I was with him nearly 7 years.. He was my best friend and my soul mate. I realise now that he didn't treat me the way he should be treating me but I still love him and want to be with him. Usually when we break up I constantly text him but this time I...
    Lottie1231 Lottie1231 18-21, F 4 Responses May 10

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    I Sold My Soul I was a fool lost in my love of

    you I sold my soul to lay down with you I gave all of myself away Now I have to get it back without you I know, it is all in me, lost on me The failure in me has resurfaced So weak, lost, tired, and scared I want you and always will I am so sorry for this But I can't stay in...
    OkayBut OkayBut 51-55, M 2 Responses Nov 11, 2014

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    In 2010 my 23 year old brother died

    unexpectadly, in 2011 I got let go from my job, in 2012 after not being supportive at all my husband left me. I found out he hAd been cheating (not the first time) He ignored the kids and anyway I was glad for it to be over. I also lost 150 lbs from 2010-2012. With 6 months into...
    RainStorm19 RainStorm19 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 4, 2014

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    Finally got a PROPER break up with my ex

    boyfriend Haha No BS excuses, just plain feelings :) It doesn't feel "good", just different. Like breathing different air. What's the next chapter got in store for me? Anyone single out there? :D Anyone want to be friends? I have a bunch of stories to tell all :) It's going...
    chrisisyourfriend chrisisyourfriend 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 22, 2014

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    I recently broke up with my boyfriend of 6

    months because he went out to a night club and ended up cheating on my with a married woman.. Days after we broke up he begged for a second chance. I told him that I needed time to think about it and that I would get back to him. I took a few days and decided to forgive him.. He...
    sarrahhh33 sarrahhh33 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 27, 2014

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    I dated a guy, our 1 year was coming up in a

    couple days and he told me he'd take me to a concert I wanted to see. I've never loved somebody so much. He acted normal all day and when we got to my house after the concert he hugged me, then he was acting like he was having a hard time and said "you're a sweet girl but I don...
    riley4448 riley4448 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 20

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    We completely ended it about 3 weeks ago,

    or more. I am so numb that I even ignored the date and everything related, so I can't give an exact measure of time. Truly, it feels like this relationship was over a very long time ago maybe months or over a year, who knows. I think the worst thing you could do to another...
    Safetysuit96 Safetysuit96 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 11, 2014

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    Well, it's all over. After a month

    and a half of torture by telling me it could work out and then telling me it wouldn't, he finally ended things. I am relieved because now I have a final answer, but still devastated and hurt. I want to stop feeling this pain.
    WhoIsTroy WhoIsTroy 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 20

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    alwayswinter alwayswinter 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 15

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    there's times where I feel lost,

    and like it's not completely over and I just see it happening in the near future, I'm preparing my heart, mind, body and soul for when that day comes to official confirmation of the new life.
    liveurDream liveurDream 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 15

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    chriscc11 chriscc11 26-30, F Jul 21

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    "I live each day with questions in my head.

    One eye forward, the other looking back Across the miles and the moments fled, In everything I've built I see a crack. It's taking time to let the light shine through, And yet, that's what life is, and what cracks do." (DG, 2012-13) I worry that I will always be looking at...
    slightlylost slightlylost 26-30, F Feb 4, 2014

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    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Nov 13, 2014

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    All relationships end at some point.

    Some end with death after 50 years of happy marriage, and some end after a few months, weeks, days or even hours. They will all end; that’s just a fact. But we don’t want to face that. We have this belief that we not only have the ability but some kind of responsibility to...
    Clairedove Clairedove 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    We met in a bar. He was a musician

    and he came to talk to me after his set. He had just broken up with his ex and was still really fragile. He spent a lot of time talking about her. We had so much in common and he quickly became my best friend. I listened to stories about his ex, his first love, his rebounds.. I...
    alonewiththegods alonewiththegods 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 18

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    My boyfriend of two and a half years recently

    dumped me. We were each other's first loves. We did pretty much everything, except surrender our virginities. Throughout our relationship we had many trials and tribulations. Having met at 14, we weren't very mature and we both ended up cheating more than once. Because of that...
    PrincessPeach17 PrincessPeach17 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 3

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    I initiated the break up.

    And it has been real hard. Real real hard to deal with. But I know I have to do it. If I don't, it'll be at the expense of my sanity and I can't let that happen to myself. There are days where I can't function fully. And days where I'm okay with thjngs. It's draining for...
    HeyHiHelloOla HeyHiHelloOla 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 6, 2014

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    I actually feel like I can't go on.

    I don't know where to go from here. How can I move forward when I always imagined her being in my future, moving forward with me?! I haven't cried yet but I feel a major build up. I just need to break down :(
    FriendlyPoet FriendlyPoet 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 14

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    I was with nathan for almost 2 years.

    i was the happiest i had ever been. then we both started getting into drugs. we started smoking weed every day. after a few months of doing this i realized it wasn't what i wanted. i was worried that he was unable to stop and that if we had children i wanted to know he...
    CasperIsHungry CasperIsHungry 18-21, F 1 Response May 30

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    and today it hurts, just

    for this moment. I'd been doing just fine not talking to him but today he made an effort to look for me just to let me know he's on a date. from numbness to pain. He's trying so hard to break me and today he etched in a bit. gotta get my superwoman armour on. can't afford to...
    Strang3r Strang3r 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    So my bright side. In my history,

    some of the best times in my life were the post break up eras of my life. That desperation I felt to get over the pain inspired me to get out and live. The people I met , the experiences I sought and opened for me in the wake of me finally opening my eyes to the world outside of...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 10

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