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I Am Just Looking to Be Happy

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 248 People

    Formula #1 For Happiness

      In my opinion - A formula for happiness. Happiness= What you want - What you can get + what you will settle for. Doesn't always work, but can be revisied.
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M Mar 12, 2009

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    About To Burst

    I just need someone to share my story with, i guess. Someone who actually wants to listen. But, every time I try to let it out I either lose a friend or become even more of an introvert than I already am.... I just need a way out. Don't get me wrong. I'm not suicidal and I hope I...
    amongthelilies amongthelilies 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 10, 2013

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    Happy As One Could Be.....

    Let me just say for the record that im happy as one could ever be in this crazy and gloomy world of ours. I keep things on the up and up and always keep reaching for the stars.YepIm just a happy cool guy everyday, all day
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Nov 5, 2012

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    The Pinnacle

    I know that we have to walk through the valleys, then climb the mountain to truly appreciate the pinnacle, but why does there have to be so many valleys for all of us lately?  My hope for all my circle is that we reach the pinnacle together and that it be soon. 
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 9 Responses Mar 11, 2009

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    I want to text someone right

    now find a beautiful girl
    oflame oflame 13-15, F Dec 29, 2014

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    Treasure Hunting

    Faerie tried looking. I put up missing posters on walls and posts. I turned over my bed. I went to the brightest room. And what I found instead Is that we do not look for happiness. We make our own. We make ourselves happy. And only then Will we be able to share And find other's...
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 3, 2012

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    Right Now - Why Can'T I Be Happy? Or At Least...Neutral

    I currently want to slit my wrists and bleed out so I never have to wake up to this horrible life ever again. The thought of never having to be awake again excites me and makes me feel warm and relaxed all at the same time, because I would finally be at peace. I am tired of being...
    instantquack instantquack 18-21, F Jan 25, 2013

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    Life Is Quicksand

    Let me tell you after all my years of being depressed I learned one thing. This poem is meant for the people who are here, who are reading it, who needed it.Life Is Quicksand Life is quicksand Your friends are your support system They hold you up when you're feeling down When I'm...
    instantquack instantquack 18-21, F Jan 11, 2013

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    I simply love Happy endings.. expectations, books, movies and yummy campfire stories. However the ones, that makes me feel like am at the edge of the universes pink glitter...
    mayabotanica mayabotanica 41-45, F 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Hey hanging out this morning with some coffee looking for a conversation any ladies would like to chat ??
    drewman88 drewman88 26-30, M 47 mins ago

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    Cuddle Dom looking for a little one to teach and love. Daddy will also discipline and, if you are good, be naughty
    Daddy2cuddleLG Daddy2cuddleLG 31-35, M 22 mins ago

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    For those of you that feel alone and think being in a relationship will make you happy, keep on reading… Up until recently, I have been in long term relationships for the past...
    TrailrunnerMN TrailrunnerMN 31-35, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    This made me wonder... Am I looking for something? When you whittle away all the frilly wishes and dreams, am I looking for something?? Well...happiness I suppose. Aren't we all...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 5 Responses May 8

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    Camille I need one last chance for us together i will prove to you every thing and prove how i was honest with everything about us and our relationship kids family I need last...
    Lilyalexandergia Lilyalexandergia 18-21, F May 3

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    1. Babies 2. Baby zoo animals 3. Puppies 4. Kittens 5. Chocolate 6. Happy people 7. Sunny days 8. Comedy movies 9. Food 10. Gatherings 11. Music 12. Pampering myself 13...
    Cutiepeachpie Cutiepeachpie 18-21, F May 14

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    I live in Katy, Texas. I am looking for someone nearby or willing to travel. I want a BABY and that is really the only thing on my mind rite now. I am great with kids. My baby...
    Trish101 Trish101 22-25, F May 9

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    I was planning to start looking for work over the summer since I was finally able to convince the hubby to pay for camp so I can have some freedom. Little one starts kinder in...
    TheBluePill TheBluePill 36-40, F Apr 30

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    I'm glad you now realize that nothing will stop the pain. That's a good thing, you know why? Because you will now realize you have only one place to look for real help. The one and...
    ArtLover01 ArtLover01 66-70, F 1 Response May 1

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    I'm looking for water goggles. Anyone know the cheapest store. I'm looking for the huge goggles. I also wear swim shoes
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response May 2

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    Enchanted MoonLight - Looking for members. Hello I am Corndwvell, one of the two leaders of this pack. I am rank Alpha Sun. We currently have four members counting me and the...
    100espeon 100espeon 16-17, F 1 Response May 6

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    feeling happy looking forward because it hurts your neck when you look back all the time !!!!! :-) xxx
    chris7369 chris7369 41-45, M May 8

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    I'm graduating from my two-year college later today, so I am looking really really really forward to summer vacation in which I can write and eat and do puzzles and hang out with...
    jahein137 jahein137 18-21, F 1 Response May 15

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    I'm on the path to happiness. Very happy finding my career path now, I feel my professional life is going strong. Personal life is still a toss up. I'm really looking to make new...
    TheShowOffBrand TheShowOffBrand 22-25, M 1 Response May 16

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    Those who have found their passion in life Where their heart belongs are those who kick ***... Those who are happy Find what you love Find your purpose Find where you heart...
    LeahLoveeU LeahLoveeU 13-15, F May 19

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    I remember the days when all it would take for me to cheer up was going outside and looking at a tree... It didn't even have to be a living tree. I'd just stare at it and feel a...
    iamFrightened iamFrightened 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    1-tea 2-music 3-animals 4-the night time 5-darkness 6-thinking of someone 7-long conversions 8-games 9-riddles 10-friends 11-family 12-drawing 13-walking 14-singing 15-dancing...
    hallow1331 hallow1331 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    1. To be in love with someone who love me more than I love him 2. Being accomplished at a job I m passionate about 3. Look beautiful everyday 4. Being able to eat whatever I...
    thousandcuts thousandcuts 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    1. Rowan Blanchard 2. Sabrina Carpenter 3. Getting noticed by your idol on Twitter or Instagram 4. Watching TV 5. New episodes of Girl Meets World 6. Hot Chocolate 7...
    GMWaddict GMWaddict 13-15, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Hello, working with hypnosis, to create a very special and intense bond, if not to say control. May be a quite special kink, but i do hope that there are some out there who share...
    MindDevourer MindDevourer 36-40, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    BUZZCOCKS "Everybody's Happy Nowadays" I was so tired of being upset Always wanting something I never could get Life's an illusion love is a dream But I don't know what it is...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response May 16

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    I want to have a very open and strong connection with a friend. My best friend who I've known for almost 10 years doesn't really feel like a best friend. I'm there for her whenever...
    whitersnow whitersnow 22-25, F Apr 30

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    I really can't believe that I have to resort to this, but I'm going to give it a try. I'm 28, grew up in St. Louis, got a great education, was active in sports (still love to play...
    waitingforready waitingforready 26-30, F 2 Responses May 4

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    Happy to chat to any person with common interests. No matter the sex or age, I am a motor mouth when it comes to talking on my favourite subject(s) with anybody.
    johninoz johninoz 70+, M May 5

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    Dear Mom, Today would've been your 58th birthday. I miss you so much. I hope that you are looking down on me and are proud of the woman that I've become. You left this world...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 36-40, F 8 Responses May 13

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    Anyone want to chat I'm looking for a boyfriend
    Bobby54345 Bobby54345 13-15, M May 19

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    I am looking for a person living in PA who is interested in having a three way with my girlfriend and I. Must be free of diseases, between 17 and 24, and be able to drive...
    Randolph2 Randolph2 18-21, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I don't mind any private messages etc. If you're struggling or going through a tough time then I'd be happy to dedicate some time into hearing you out (:
    driftingalone driftingalone 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    3/3: eatting a ice cream cone in the summer, looking at the lights during christmas, candy, reading a juicy novel, watch a liam nesson movie, jump roping, shopping (mainly for food...
    heavenlytouch heavenlytouch 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I can't help but be drawn to girls who tower over me. I'm not short by any means at five foot ten but when I see a woman who walks by who sits at least six foot two I can't help...
    chemicals14 chemicals14 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    Seriously, being a petite 20 year old that looks about 15 years old or younger...is a pain. I don't feel comfortable in my own body. AT ALL. Nothing anyone says like the typical...
    catallania catallania 18-21, F 2 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    I'm happy but not as happy I used to be. The kind of happiness I used to have before is long gone and I think it's because of what has happened over the past few years. I've lost a...
    Xemplefied Xemplefied 26-30, M May 3

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    Today my professor called me n this other girl after our last lecture to tell us that we should start working in our master essay as soon as possible n to call him after we finish...
    candles700 candles700 22-25, F 4 Responses May 11

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