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I Am In Love With Someone I Can't Have

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    I have really liked this one guy

    for over a year, but can't have him because he's already in a relationship.
    rapidreader101 rapidreader101 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 9

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    I met a guy recently.

    .words can't explain how I feel when i am receiving a text from him .. Those freaking butterflies in my stomach... The feeling of my heart going to blow off .. And all of this for what? I know that he will never turn at me .. I think i am doing like a crazy person just staring at...
    tommy21v tommy21v 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    The strange thing about this is

    that it's requited. It's sentimental rather than sexual and I missed the feeling of being close to someone without having a constant urge to have sex with them. Its truly what I've been wanting. I wouldn't say that I don't 'have' her, strictly speaking. There's just no way that...
    MarimbaJake MarimbaJake 16-17, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I miss you, I miss you,

    I miss you. We're struggling to even have time to even be friends at the moment. The odd text, the promise of coffee. Too busy, too complicated. I miss your touch, how you look at me, your huge sofa, how your kitchen feels like home. I miss your texts right up to my clothes on...
    Littlemissshy7 Littlemissshy7 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 3

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    Sometimes the one you want the most,

    is the one your best without.
    CookieeMONSTA CookieeMONSTA 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 23

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    My One And Only

    Hes my ideal partner. Someone I want to be with so badly. We started off as friends but it developed into admiration and much love. He's the one I want to spend forever with. We share everything in common and can talk for hours on end. His little neurotic habits are kind of...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 31-35, F 48 Responses Mar 23, 2012

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    every dude i meet i wanna be with i guess it's

    not really because i'm intrested in them but because i desperately want to have a bf or new friends >< i feel bad that i do that but i can't control it.. somebody understands?
    nogafrischoff nogafrischoff 18-21, F 6 Responses May 9

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    And by now, I have forgotten how many times

    I've dreamt about you ❤️
    inlovee2 inlovee2 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 5

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    Yeah me too. but it's more complicated

    than a "first world problem" as you might think. There are issues. social, moral, religious, and that I don't feel like explaining in detail. just really tragic things are the way they are.
    prisonbreaktempt prisonbreaktempt 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    How Did This Happen??!!

    OK, here it goes....... I'm a married man, my wife (in my opinion) is very beautiful, OUTSIDE, she can be (not as often as I would like, or need) very sweet, kind, affectionate, fun, outgoing ..... But more often than not, she's just snotty, a bit rude, quick to snap.....I tell...
    LoveMyFox LoveMyFox 41-45, M 15 Responses Oct 5, 2013

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    Kisses

    There is nothing more beautiful than the way the ocean refuses to stop kissing the shore no matter how many times it is sent away......... ...........and so love never expires in my heart no matter how many times I tell my soul to turn away.
    quietstorm48 quietstorm48 46-50, F 10 Responses Aug 7, 2013

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    Two people now... I can't have either.

    .. One does not want to know I exist, the other treats me as a child... I know I shouldn't be thinking of either of them- I have a boyfriend!- but there they are, in my mind. Is there anything I can do to get them out? I know it's never going to work between us, but I can't help...
    Cheta34 Cheta34 18-21 Dec 5

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    The most beautiful girl in the world.

    I do not possess the words to describe her. I can barely think about her without being reduced to psychological stuttering. I am not good enough.
    JoeSorrows JoeSorrows 16-17, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Being sixteen and in love is inconvenient.

    Add in the factors that I am gay and she is not. She is 18 and leaving school and I am not, and finally the fact that we aren't close (so now that she's left school I have no reason to contact her.) It leaves me pretty much buggered. We had known each other for two years before...
    Kayceyy Kayceyy 16-17, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    VenusIncarnate VenusIncarnate 26-30, F 10 Responses May 23

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    Lol

    Damn straight :P I am in love with someone I can't have. But as long as he's happy, I'm happy too ^~^ And if you truly are in love with someone, that's all you should be concerned with. I know that it's difficult to get into that state of mind, but if they have found someone...
    NekoRose NekoRose 13-15, F 4 Responses Apr 29, 2013

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    My first crush was when I'm 13 years old it

    become stronger I was love him so much after knowing that he love my best friend I didn't tell him about my feelings and I just throw him away from my heart.now when ever I see him we met just like an old friend and after that I never love someone cause I'm scared now.
    alexorn alexorn 22-25 Dec 9

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    Of Love & Loss What is it,

    to dream? to feel someone's presence [after much absence], so strongly that it stays with you, long after you have awoken. to experience something so vivid that it's almost as if it really happened, in another time and place. What is it, to love? to be unceremoniously left...
    wildf1ower wildf1ower 22-25 1 Response Apr 26

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    We all want that fairytale romance.

    ...even when we realize it doesn't exist!! There is no Prince Charming...there is no perfect man....only the one we create in our heads.
    lovinglife11 lovinglife11 31-35, F 6 Responses Nov 28

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    A Good Example Of Bad Relationship

    "Some people are meant to fall in love with each other but not meant to be together."
    MonsterBeneathYourBed MonsterBeneathYourBed 22-25, F 5 Responses Feb 19, 2013

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    We broke up due to long distance,

    but I still love her and she said she does too.. She is getting married today.! *Sigh*
    misterweirdo misterweirdo 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 3

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    I am thinking of you.

    As I often do. I often wonder if you think of me too. Did you sleep well? Did you eat? Are you happy? Well are you? I would love nothing more then to wake up to you every single day. Until my days are taken away. I often get caught up in my fantasies of you. Silly me for ever...
    Brooklynbella Brooklynbella 36-40 6 Responses Mar 5

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    She played with my feelings,

    probably to see how far she can go - now I'm in Love.... It hurts badly.
    meximum meximum 36-40, M Nov 28

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    I am... I have been having an affair

    for about nine months now. I hate admitting on here because I know what people will say, but I'm totally in love with him. I know that wasn't suppose to happen. He was just going to make me feel wanted and I was going to see him a couple of times a week for sex and that be it...
    jencpa jencpa 31-35, F 9 Responses Mar 11

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    It's a hard feeling to know

    that it won't happen yet knowing that loving them means you'll be there for them no matter what. I can't figure out how to shut off the pain.
    ProphetaMessias ProphetaMessias 31-35, M 2 Responses Dec 5

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    I have been in love twice in my life.

    Years ago there was a girl I loved. But I had to love her from afar and never told her. We never dated because religion was separating us and we were friends. I knew I could not have her and did not want to destroy our friendship by even trying to pursue her since I knew that...
    ManinNY ManinNY 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 7

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    It's been over a year

    since she left. She had become my best friend. She could build me up or tear me down with a single look. For 7 years I tried to make her happy. In the end, she told me I did not know how to love her. She was wrong...I loved her with all of my heart. I was thinking the other day...
    vincentriver09 vincentriver09 31-35, M 7 Responses Dec 7, 2013

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    I saw what you did...

    and I see the real you now. Your true self. I trusted you so much and I was led to believe all was special. Is this the real you all this time? I have been blinded or deceived. Why is it that I am still reasoning your actions in my mind and trying to give you the benefit of...
    valkilmer valkilmer 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 5

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    The pain of the constant heart ache i go through

    because i cant me with you. Am so depressed, i cry my self to sleep every night. And during the day i cant drag my self out of bed. All the nice memories we are having togather is causing even more pain. I cant take it anymore, i can feel this destroying me mentally and...
    anonymousandlost anonymousandlost 22-25, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Wish He Was Mine

    I've never been the type to be unfaithful to my husband. When I took the vows, I meant them wholeheartedly. However, he has become progressively more emotionally and verbally abusive over the years. It's very possible he has undiagnosed borderline personality disorder. Because...
    JacobsGirl360 JacobsGirl360 31-35, F 6 Responses Nov 16, 2013

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    We are both attached

    and happy but there is a spark I feel with her that is undeniable. This relationship can never happen and I just want it off my chest even if it is to a bunch of strangers that are pretending to be women. Neither of us have so much as hinted at our feelings but nothing needs to...
    SchrodingersBox SchrodingersBox 36-40, M 4 Responses Jun 27

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    It's An Innate Tendency

    I do believe that human beings tend to gravitate to those who we can't have. Especially when we feel connected to a person and want them in our lives for the long haul. It's an interesting thing, because those who fancy us and give us attention, we tend not to want.I know that in...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25, F 4 Responses May 12, 2012

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    I am a Hopeless Romantic~ .

    .but I am in Love with someone who will be Impossible to find, Someone who can merely be sought out through my Heart, people say I am crazy, but I am who I am even if the one True Love I seek is thought as purely Fantasy to others, as he is a true form a Reality to me. It may be...
    FavoleRose FavoleRose 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 12

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    I feel like I'm being torn apart from the

    inside out. I love her so much but she just got back together with her ex and I'm just done. She was the one that helped me discover who I am and I need her
    adeechloe adeechloe 13-15, F Nov 25

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    Susana1985 Susana1985 26-30, F 9 Responses Apr 20

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    I don't understand why destiny allowed some

    people to meet, when there's no way for them to be together...i can't bear the thought of forgetting you and live my life without you...
    hannagrace hannagrace 31-35, F 10 Responses Jul 25

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    He makes me happy, my heart beat fast,

    and hard, butterflies in tummy, he makes me feel. I havent felt alive in a while. He makes everything just that much better. Doesnt matter if it ends today, tomorrow, in a week, month, or a year. Right now he is mine and that is all that matters. Enjoy the time. ♡
    PassionateBaker PassionateBaker 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 25

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    gayginge gayginge 13-15, M 2 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    Let me start with I have a problem.

    I'm only 19 and I have always been drawn to older women that have a strong personality. I went to job corps and Miss Maria was my 3rd shift Residential Advisor. I hated her for months then when things started going badly she took care of me and got me on track gave me the love...
    patriotslover21 patriotslover21 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 28

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    Well I had an affair.

    Yes I'm sure there will be critics out there but until you walk in my shoes keep it to yourself! I did not mean to fall for him. I only meant to have some uncomplicated fun and substitute what was missing in my marriage. Well with receiving daily texts for over a year and a...
    lovinglife11 lovinglife11 31-35, F 4 Responses Mar 3

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    Let me begin with well I have a problem I like

    2 girls at my school. And they are both friends and everyone is telling me to ask out of the the girls that I hang out with. But how would that affect my other friendship with the other girl?? Man I so confused on what to do... Not to mention everyone even people I don't know...
    madison57 madison57 13-15, M Nov 26

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    Enough is enough

    I really need to get this off my chest as its tearing me apart. I've know this girl for over a year. We became good friends and spoke eveyday, and I quickly fell for her. I've told her I love her, many times. Her reaction is always to question me about it, she will ask me "why do...
    DuckFeathers DuckFeathers 22-25, M 15 Responses Jul 26, 2012

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    Would it make any difference

    if I said I loved you? Because I do, and no physical distance or social barriers are going to change that. The only thing that matters is what changes between us should I ever tell you that I love you. Would we be better for it, or worse? Or does it even matter anymore? If...
    hacky2012 hacky2012 18-21, F Oct 24

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    My love is 23 years older

    than me. We met a few years ago online via AgeMeet.com. It was totally platonic but I broke off contact due to doing other things in my life, I wasn't quite ready to explore my spirituality. At the beggining of the year we got back into contact and basically fell in love over...
    toylycc11 toylycc11 26-30, F Nov 26

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    Some Impossible Girl

    I’m always falling in love with some impossible girl, somebody never meant to love me, sweetness from some other world. I’m always falling apart from some improbable pain, sorrows never meant to break me, bullets with other men’s names. she’s never there when...
    sumnerkagan sumnerkagan 46-50, M 4 Responses Jul 19, 2012

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    It's been months since I've seen him,

    feels like years. Every single day I wake up and remind myself that he's not here, and it kills me. I might see him late next January, but even if I do, does it matter? He'll never love me in return, so what's the point? I wish he could see how much I care about him, and maybe...
    Nightingale73 Nightingale73 16-17, F 3 Responses Dec 6

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    It does not matter the distance

    if two hearts are loyal to each other .😨😍❤
    nataliebabbyy nataliebabbyy 13-15, F 4 Responses Jun 1

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    He had the same feelings

    for me… Then he moved away… It's like he doesn't even care about me anymore. As much as I'm upset, distance is helping me get over him.
    AutumnLeeWindstar AutumnLeeWindstar 16-17, F Dec 6

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    I am desperately in love with someone I can

    NEVER have. I look up at the sky and think over and over again- why do I even exist in this selfish, cynical world? Tears of frustration and anxiety always well up in my eyes because of him. We crave for handful of attention. We try to look the very best just for our loved ones...
    Mayuko Mayuko 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 21

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    The ex boyfriend and I mutually broke up today.

    I felt like I could hear my heart crack when we agreed we were done. I'm proud of him of both of us for not ending with a huge fight or anything.
    mkmoore mkmoore 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Alright, I guess this is part 4.

    Part 4 of me and Jessica. So after the night me and Jessica had danced together while on the phone miles apart, I really felt a connection. I really loved her. I liked her before, but I knew she had a boyfriend, but after that night, it didn't matter to me. I had to have her...
    ReplacedAxe ReplacedAxe 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 28

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