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I Am Heart Broken

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    Why do we fall for people we can't have?

    Even worse when you are so right for each other. So tired of feeling so alone.
    HonestAndHopeful HonestAndHopeful 36-40, F Oct 26, 2015

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    It's been 6 months since I moved out from

    living with my ex boyfriend we were having a really tough time especially because we were staying with his mother. I thought it would help us if I left to stay with my mom for a bit but he felt as if I abandoned him and he broke things off for good with me. We were together for...
    rebelleprincess rebelleprincess 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2015

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    if he put his hand into my chest

    and pulled my heart out in his fist, I still don't think it would hurt as bad as his parting words.
    bethany444 bethany444 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 22, 2015

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    Hey ! On Thursday morning I woke up too some

    very sad news!!!!!!!! A man at my church I knew ( not very well ) had died. He left a wife ( Mary ) and 3 kids Kiethly 12( I think that's her name ) Mary Mackenzie 10 Piercen 7 ( the only boy) He was very very involved at our church. It was tough going today. Please pray for...
    Dollfan32 Dollfan32 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 20, 2015

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    As I sit here and cry this has to be one of the

    hardest things I've ever dealt with. The love of my life and I are over and I couldn't be more sad. We have tried to make it work but he has grown so distant from me and is now saying he is unsure if he wants to be with me so I walked away. It hurts so much because everything I...
    TheDiva3 TheDiva3 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 1, 2014

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    Hot summer nights mid July

    when u and I were forever wild the way you play with me like a child will you still love me when I'm no longer young and beautiful
    flyguy3326 flyguy3326 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    Not So Happy Ever After

    I started dating when i was sixteen years old and was in a relationship with him for about twenty months (we'll call him Chad). I broke up with him because we argued too much and we just were not getting along anymore, which happened in October 2012. I started a new job in August...
    psp0815 psp0815 18-21, F 5 Responses Feb 6, 2013

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    And it is ok. I just need to remind myself why.

    So: 1. I love myself more 2. I am a priority in my life. 3. You are very bad for me (even if you are a good person) 4. Hanging around you made me delusional. 5. I care for myself and for my needs 6. I want to enjoy my life too 7. It is not the end to lose your company (which I...
    StrongWoman9 StrongWoman9 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 14, 2015

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    For All The Broken Hearted

    I just want to share a quote that helped me get through the day. Hope this would help. "I was, but then I realized that I was holding onto  something that didn't exist anymore. That the person I missed didn't exist anymore. People change. The things we like and dislike change...
    cataleyarestrepo cataleyarestrepo 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 8, 2013

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    Yesterday... he went to my place to pick some

    of his stuff up...I thought he would be away right away after getting his stuff. . Ut he stayed and we talked...I talked about how I felt..and I wanna know if we he still care for me..and he said..my heart is locked, nobody knows what's inside... I kept on insisting him to tell...
    Christy5789 Christy5789 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 3, 2015

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    I just want to be numb

    and not feel anything for a little bit. I broke up with my bf he cheated on me in April and I thought I got over it but apparently not. It ruined our relationship I couldn't trust him anymore and all I could think about was the horrific pain I was in when he did it and how...
    befuddledninja befuddledninja 22-25, F Nov 14, 2015

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    Don’t try too hard to bring the old romance

    back. It’s not worth it. Love should be effortless and mutual, and even if you try to force it, it’ll just slip away again, causing you more pain.
    Shai15 Shai15 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2014

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    I'm so alone I'm sitting here in bed trying to

    get myself together and all I can think about is how alone and sad I am. I want nothing more than to go as far away as possible and start a new life but I can't I have no money, no job, no car so I sit here and replay every bad thing that has brought me here to this moment and...
    befuddledninja befuddledninja 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 22, 2015

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    How do you even begin to live without someone

    you dedicated your life to for so long? I just can't envision it... I need guidance.. I need strength to move on.
    hiddennlove hiddennlove 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2015

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    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Dec 13, 2015

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    Why does life have to be unfair?

    I fell in love with a guy that I though will love me the same way I love him but I was wrong. Ever since we met I've been so cruel to myself. I've been forcing myself to him even if I know that he don't truly love me. I did all my best only to find myself alone at the end.
    blackisbitter blackisbitter 18-21, F 5 Responses May 31, 2014

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    I have once again let somebody into my heart

    and they tore it out. I am done with letting people in I am done with broken hearts i am done with life
    LovelessKid LovelessKid 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 29, 2015

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    The perfect girl you

    once loved is gone. Her faith is broken. Her body is covered in scars that will never fade. Her heart is locked up in chains so tight, even Houdini couldn't escape. Her crystal blue eyes no longer shimmer like the sea. Her smile is plastered on like a tattoo, so no one can see...
    justakookiegirl justakookiegirl 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 18, 2014

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    Shai15 Shai15 26-30, F 3 Responses Dec 8, 2014

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    redandbluessweater redandbluessweater 16-17, M Jun 5, 2014

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    I try not to think about it,

    but it hurts when someone goes from "I love you" one day, to "we shouldn't be around each other" the next.
    SimplyEm SimplyEm 22-25, F Dec 4, 2015

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    To have your heart ripped apart by the person

    you thought you wanted to spend the rest of your life with is such incomprehensible pain. I'd rather be numb.
    courtneyyyx331 courtneyyyx331 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    She Almost Killed Me

    I had a crush on this girl for a bit of time and finally got the courage to tell her how I feel. She gave me her number, we texted everyday and we were at the stage that's not officially boyfriend and girlfriend. We were sort of feeling it out. We talked more and more, had lots...
    ShadowFallx ShadowFallx 16-17, M 2 Responses May 31, 2013

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    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    natalieccaa natalieccaa 26-30, F Jan 5

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    It comes in waves, Im fine

    and then I remember how much it hurts.. I want to cry but.... I ran out of tears days ago, now its just silent tearless weeping....
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 24, 2015

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    Not because he left,

    but because he's here. Never been with someone I love so much, but can't touch, and hold and make love to. I'm throwing in the towel. It's too much for me. I thought I could be strong enough. It's somehow less painful to let him go, and be by myself, and let another assuage my...
    TheRightFitforLife TheRightFitforLife 46-50, F 6 Responses Aug 27, 2015

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    Sometimes the person you fall

    for is not ready to catch you. When this happens you should be have a safety net ready otherwise you wind up like Humpty Dumpty. Why do we let ourselves fall even though we see the red flags? I read something “We accept the love we think we deserve” and I think by accepting...
    afreakanflow afreakanflow 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 18

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    kidLeftInTheDark kidLeftInTheDark 13-15, F Mar 2, 2015

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    Trying to understand,

    being brave isn't my strong suit. Although my words would suggest otherwise. I waited for you to say...No, I cannot be without you. For 6 mins, let a lot 6 months, 6 years...but you didn't. Because, leaving me is the easiest thing for you. Yes, I know you say I am on your mind...
    MsRebel MsRebel 31-35, F Nov 26, 2015

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    My boyfriend and I broke up a month

    and a half ago after dating for 9 months. After we broke up we continued as friends with benefits and recently he told me again that he loved me and i hesitated because i don't feel the same as i did and i feel like im trying to hold on. He was controlling and is was verbally...
    samanthajk samanthajk 16-17, F Jan 17

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    I hope you find someone

    who is brave enough to enter your storm, and respects you enough to love the size of your waves. I hope you find someone who will relish the calm you can have, and who is eager to set sail on the expanse of your mind.... I hope you find someone who cant escape the love they have...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 24, 2015

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    She Shattered Me

    Hi. I am bi. I was just in a lesbian relationship. She is the love of my life and she broke my heart two days ago. We started out talking because of her Facebook status. She tried coming out to somebody and they wouldn't accept it. She posted on Facebook something like "you like...
    Raven2o11 Raven2o11 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 16, 2012

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    Im a 19 y/o gay man who fell deeply in love

    with my bromance best friend. My best friend and I knew each other for three years. He knows that i am gay and claims himself to be straight. Occasionally, he would tell me that he is bi sexual and would lead me on multiple ways. I fell for it . He and I are good friends but we...
    poomiepoom poomiepoom 18-21, M Jan 24

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    It's always the worst at night.

    All I do is think about him. He's in my every thought and I'm so tired of crying. The worst part is the memories I have and the plans we had. I don't think I will ever love another the way that I loved him.
    TheDiva3 TheDiva3 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 2, 2014

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    7 years... You were my first at 17.

    I was so clueless about being in a relationship. I took the risk and let you into my life 3 months after we laid eyes on each other. Your "bad boy" side attracted me.. But it was mainly your personality. You made me laugh, you made me blush, you made me open up more, & you made...
    EndlessDreams22 EndlessDreams22 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 7, 2014

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    I have been in a relationship

    for 3 years. I don't think it's going to make it to the fourth. In the beginning and for a large amount of the time we were together, everything was perfect. We were even engaged. But in the past months, maybe since October things have changed dramatically. He doesn't talk to me...
    srmfinity srmfinity 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 21

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    Conflicted

    It really sucks to like a friend more than you should, especially when its more than a crush. Im basically in that position... it really sucks. Most days i cant even get my mind off her, and even at night it can be hard not to dream about her.... a while back there was a week or...
    FightingTheWorld123 FightingTheWorld123 13-15, M 4 Responses May 27, 2012

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    Lost my wife of 28 years a month ago to

    pancreatic cancer. I miss her dearly. We will unite one day again. She is with me every day. Visions of her final moments makes it very hard. You see I expected her to live longer and then she had a massive stroke cause by a clot that was caused by the cancer. She lost all...
    NooLife NooLife 61-65, M 2 Responses Sep 19, 2015

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    Damn I love you Just had to hold you One last

    time Although you were never really mine
    jiltedgirl jiltedgirl 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2015

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    About three months ago my boyfriend had broken

    up with me. I wish I could say things work differently this time, a guy who has been my best friend for over a year still stays with me, and we still watching the sunsets like we used to. I didn't talk to him over the 3 months. He didn't replied any of my messages or calls. I...
    butterfliesndut butterfliesndut 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 3, 2014

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    Youareallbeautiful Youareallbeautiful 18-21, F 9 Responses Oct 31, 2014

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    Two months ago, my best friend

    and significant other decided to no longer see each other. We were together for 2.5 years, lived together for 1.5 years, had two dogs together and our families were certain we would be forever. After two months he has moved on with someone new, and I am left here wondering if...
    NicoletteBach NicoletteBach 26-30, F 1 Response May 19, 2014

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    It ain't the whiskey,

    that's killing me.
    countryboyhyde countryboyhyde 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 24, 2015

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    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    natalieccaa natalieccaa 26-30, F Jan 3

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    I knew her for a very short time

    and didn't know she wasn't interested got ripped apparat I guess i raised my hopes too high
    cherenet cherenet 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 25, 2014

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