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I Am Going Through a Break-up

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    Not The Easiest Thing I've Ever Done.

    We were together for 9 months and he was my first serious relationship. We just broke up a couple of days ago, and it was partly my own fault. We aren't speaking right now which I guess makes it easier on both of us in some ways. I do miss him quite a bit, but I also feel that...
    LovingLeila LovingLeila 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 5, 2010

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

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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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    Few weeks after we met he told me

    that he is suffering from ALS for the past year. He said I could leave if I wanted to. I decided to say because of the strong connection that we started to develop. He always seemed to be perfect but still something quiet didn’t seem right. Sure enough I found out that he is...
    fxnelson fxnelson 31-35, F Dec 29, 2014

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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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    Write about your experienceYounger women dating

    older men mainly because younger women are attracted older men. older men mature, confident, stable .Mature guys always know how to treat their women.These younger women are looking for their age gap love romance.For older men, Younger women older men relationships will surely...
    carry11 carry11 26-30, F Dec 22, 2014

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    When you think you know someone

    but you don't know the person at all. I think every girl can relate to the fact that your first break up hurts the most, it feels like someone ripped your heart out of your chest. You hope you will never feel this severe pain again but unfortunately I did. I met this guy...
    Lynn237 Lynn237 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 2

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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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    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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    Ok, just ran into my ex

    that couldn't commit. Haven't seen him in little over two weeks. Since the day he ended it. We've only talked twice via txt. Ok, the day he said couldn't commit he told me that he had slept with someone after one of our big arguments. Well I knew he was seeing this girl still...
    rhae963 rhae963 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 26, 2014

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    I am empty inside. This is the worst experience

    in my life. I'm not allowed to speak to her. I will see her in court on Tuesday. I can't function
    whenwillthisgetbetter whenwillthisgetbetter 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 28

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    My ex and I have recently broken up.

    It hurts...a lot. I can play like I'm okay but this hurt. It sucks that I wasn't enough to keep her attention from going elsewhere. I wasn't perfect but I did what I could
    FriendlyPoet FriendlyPoet 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 14

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    alwayswinter alwayswinter 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 15

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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 3 days ago

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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 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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    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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    The bad part about breaking up with someone is

    that they're a chapter of your life that you're leaving behind, all is said and done, there's no other way than to leave them behind, unless it's a friend that you're breaking up with.. then the story becomes a little more.. complex.. you see, when you're breaking up with a...
    Ennah Ennah 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 13

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    GirlyPerson GirlyPerson 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 13, 2014

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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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    3 years of a relationship down the drain.

    You know when you're with someone but there's that feeling inside that just makes you unsettled about the relationship? Don't get me wrong this guy loves me to death, he'd literally take a grenade for me (no, seriously, he would)! I couldn't quite put my finger on it but now...
    Strang3r Strang3r 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 22, 2014

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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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    Tomorrow will officially 2 weeks.

    My heart still hurts. My mind has tons of unanswered questions. I feel like I've been trapped in a horrible nightmare. Someone please wake me up or at least erase the memories. There's 3 songs I can't listen to anymore. Ed Sherrans's "Thinking Outloud" John Legends "All of Me...
    candij1983 candij1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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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...
    ofthisgirl90 ofthisgirl90 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 11, 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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    She won't even talk to me anymore,

    she just finished blocking my number. She told me yesterday that her mother was dying, and I was texting her all day while hanging out with my friends, we left and my reception went bad, so I borrowed a buddy's phone and chatted with her on there while playing some video games...
    nohopekid nohopekid 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 18

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    tran1101 tran1101 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 3, 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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    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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    I am going through a breakup.

    The great thing is that it ended so beautifully! It was very positive, happy, peaceful & kind. We knew we were just not meant for eachother, so we made the decision that we did.. It's really hard to go through though. I'm grateful for the experience & him. I don't know how I'm...
    SweetLikeSugarrr SweetLikeSugarrr 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 12

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    I can't believe this!

    just together for 2 months and now we're not! nothing hurts more than this! :'(
    jamiegirl15 jamiegirl15 13-15, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    We BROKE UP because of religion,

    we still deeply love each other and believe me at that time we did a lot. Because of her religion we had to break up and we had many talks about this for the past 12 months. It's been a week and she has gotten over the fact we broke up, she Is happy and found happiness through...
    ShaneTom1 ShaneTom1 16-17, M 4 Responses Jan 4

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    I am not a particularly religious person

    but at this point I just wanna belt to the sky HALLELUJAHHHH! I am RELIEVED. I have been in this hell of a relationship for the last 2 years (since December 2012) and I reached my breaking point several times but I guess I finally got bored with it! The guy was a complete...
    xsparklex xsparklex 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 30

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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 .
    yogibear70 yogibear70 26-30, M 3 Responses Jun 25, 2014

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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 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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    I was with him for ten years.

    My anxiety put a strain on our relationship the last few years. The last six months were the worst. I thought we were breaking up because I let my problems control me too much. Turns out there was a third party involved as well. His coworker. The only other chick he really knows...
    sleepingbeauty13 sleepingbeauty13 26-30, F 6 Responses Nov 27, 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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    Write about your experienceYounger women dating

    older men mainly because younger women are attracted older men. older men mature, confident, stable .Mature guys always know how to treat their women.These younger women are looking for their age gap love romance.For older men, Younger women older men relationships will surely...
    carry11 carry11 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 22, 2014

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    I'm going through a break up

    and it's the worst ever. Not the first time as I was in a on/off relationship of 5 years. What's hurting me is that my ex is behaving like I was such a terrible person. We broke up over a stupid argument and I tried fixing things and he wasn't having it. It wasn't over cheating...
    Sunshine009 Sunshine009 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 17, 2014

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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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    okay so we dated for a year

    and a half and he left me to be with this other girl. the sluttiest girl at our school and that's not just my biased opinion. now we're talking again. I love him a lot. he was my best friend. I want to give him a second chance because we go to the same school and will most...
    libermoose libermoose 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 7, 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 just don't understand

    where things went wrong, I'm searching for closure and facing the fact that I'm probably never going to find it.
    Clayboy1993 Clayboy1993 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 8

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    This is gonna sound like child's play,

    but even though me and my ex bf were together very shortly, and seldom communicated, it hurts going back to being alone..even more alone. And I feel even more awful for hurting him.
    Somethinglikethat4 Somethinglikethat4 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 20, 2014

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