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I Am Living Alone and Like It That Way

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 33 People

    I Live Alone

    I have lived alone now for over 5 years & I love it! I can pretty much do what I want & could never imagine sharing my home with anyone again. People always ask me if I get lonely but I never have, maybe I just love my freedom & space way too much!
    pitstopbunny pitstopbunny 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 18, 2008

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    QUEEN of the Castle

    I belive that this is the best time of my life!  The kids are on their own, my special fella lives in his own house, and I can read, walk around nekkit without someone patting or pinching me, watch CNN until they repeat their shows then turn it to Discovery Channel without...
    mysticsovereign mysticsovereign 56-60, F 5 Responses Aug 26, 2008

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    Living Alone

    Living alone is great really. I lived on my own from 18 to 29 then made a very horrible mistake. The biggest mistake in my life so it seemed. I got married and for 11 years felt so miserable thus ended up departing the relationship. That was the greatest thing I did and was very...
    honey624 honey624 56-60, M Mar 30, 2011

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    Didnt Think I Could Do It

     Well folk's just to tell ya at first I didnt think I could... But have lived on my own now for two years after being married thirty eight year's.... I guess we really never know what we can and cant do in life till we have to do it.... I will admit the first year of being...
    pinkunicorn pinkunicorn 51-55, F 1 Response Aug 18, 2008

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    Just The Way I Like It!

    I value my peace and quiet, thank you very much.
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M Nov 25, 2011

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    To Those Who Struggle Between Independence And Company.

    Living alone, and loving it. I've been reading this book, by Barbara Feldon.. I first got it when I was trying to enlighten my mind and decide whether or not to stay in an relationship which I finally decided to leave, not cause of my desire to break free but because of how...
    ravenge ravenge 26-30, F 6 Responses Jul 6, 2011

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    I moved to USA from Kenya when i was only 16 for school. I live with my aunt now and i don't go to school anymore due to financial issues. most of the time I'm alone, i don't have...
    ANNWAMUCII ANNWAMUCII 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I moved to USA when i was only 16 for school. I live with my aunt now and i don't go to school anymore due to financial issues. most of the time I'm alone, i don't have any friends...
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    So I don't like dogs as much as people now days, who believe a dog should be treated like a king or something.. I can't stand it I don't know how to nicely tell this to my husband...
    sanity113 sanity113 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    I'm both right now. But I'd rather be this way than being around somebody and not feeling any different to my feelings being alone.
    usernameinneed usernameinneed 26-30, M 4 hrs ago

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    What's new? Some people were born to be alone so people who are not can look brighter.
    Nyx935 Nyx935 22-25, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    because dreaming is so much better compare to this living hell called earth I've been tossed into at birth.
    Nyx935 Nyx935 22-25, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    It's hard being alone I suffer loneliness because I'm a carer and have been since a child, it's hard to not long for a soulmate. The one I want is difficult and reckless with my...
    Angeleyez99 Angeleyez99 31-35, F 7 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    What is one most common double standard??? Alot of people ( more women I notice) have this way of saying " I want someone to accept and like me for the way I am and for who I am...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko 36-40, M 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    So...unless being at college together changes things, my crush has been acting strangely lately. He was all hunky-dorey after meeting me, texting me and stuff. I get that he has...
    sunatdawn214 sunatdawn214 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    Terror on Extension 29 Thirty-Two - Michael Duke Even with the top down on this rented convertible and all the windows down, the smell inside the car was beginning to be very...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F 7 hrs ago

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    “Only once in your life, I truly believe, you find someone who can completely turn your world around. You tell them things that you’ve never shared with another soul and they...
    Netabell Netabell 26-30, F 7 hrs ago

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    I've finally reached a point in my life where my lonely has become my happy! I actually WANT to be alone. :-D
    PoeticJustice097 PoeticJustice097 16-17, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    The privacy wasn't there. The communication was awful. I often wonder what made them want to be parents in the first place. In my baby book they wrote what they hoped I'd be. I...
    Allforaview Allforaview 18-21, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I have a boyfriend for almost a year by now and everytime we say goodbye to each other, i always feel lonely. One moment is when we went on a date on my birthday, we watched a...
    mushroomkun mushroomkun 16-17, F 9 hrs ago

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    It's strange, the closer I get to someone, whether it's a girl or a guy, the more that person starts acting strange sooner or later and the more they start taking me for granted...
    TarikP TarikP 18-21, M 9 hrs ago

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    Hi I am new of this group my story short I just some advice from yours. Well I have mybest friend were both girls we've been best friend for 1 year and 1 time when we are alone I...
    JoBrey JoBrey 13-15, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I feel that way when I see two two girls are in love or kissing in the films.I feel tightly in the heart whenever I see them.Never felt this way in mf kissing.Now I am watching...
    SecretlyLovingYou SecretlyLovingYou 18-21, F 3 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    What is happiness..? Or How would you find it..? Some say you have to give this feeling of blissfulness to others.. In that way their happiness will in some way or the other...
    miandev miandev 22-25, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    i like to live asimple life and not complicate it ..like simple friends who understand me i understand them here and offline..i talk straigh like people to do the same..
    romell romell 41-45, M 13 hrs ago

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    Definitely thinking about it at this moment.Feel so alone like nobody cares anymore.I'm just another soul lost in the world.
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    I feel that I have no one in this world. I don't want to sound like I'm whining but am so alone and I don't know what to do with myself anymore.
    thissworld thissworld 18-21, F 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    I like black guys, not in a gay way!! I like them, because most of them are amazing/ loyal friends. Black ppl have a bad rap, yet... They are one of the most amazing ppl I've...
    3mjay 3mjay 26-30, M 2 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I'm not a *****. these guys treat me like I'm a *****. if u are going to ask to cyber then go away . got better things to do then deal with that stuff.
    flowergirl1997 flowergirl1997 18-21, F 2 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    I just know I'll never be happy again. I might as well just leave. I have nothing going for me, I'll never be good enough for anything so what's the point really? I'm wasting space...
    felicitydunlap felicitydunlap 13-15, F 7 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    I'll be the first to admit that I haven't been the best at keeping up on new artists in music since probably my mid twenties. I've had friends introduce me to some pretty good...
    oncemoreuntothebreech oncemoreuntothebreech 36-40, M 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    I feel , dark , alone and angry , I feel empty, I feel like iam losing my strength, I don't know what to do. I don't want to do anything, I don't want to go out , I feel...
    PedroMiguel583 PedroMiguel583 22-25, M 3 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    In general, and specifics. living day to day can be adventurous, but i need some stability and a secure income. i do get so tired of being alone and not being able to keep up with...
    KMB5 KMB5 51-55 19 hrs ago

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    I don't know how to connect to people. I have husband and two kids, yet I'm always feeling alone. Today for example, our neighbor invited my husband for a bbq, he said no problem...
    Mystery08 Mystery08 22-25, F 22 hrs ago

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    "everybody has somebody." well, not exactly you see. I'm sorta here. in the park. alone, I haven't really ever had anybody. just muddling along getting played and screwed along the...
    debonaireash debonaireash 18-21, M 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    My dad is in jail, and my mom is always at her boyfriends, I'm a good looking 15 year old kid, but I don't have any friends, I'm inside everyday playing video games or just...
    JacobFTW JacobFTW 13-15, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I finally feel comfortable on my own. my mom moved to Alabama the end of April. so I spent a month at my old place just me and the dogs it was OK kinda lonely but I got a 20 day...
    missy420 missy420 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    my mom found out I was gay while searching through my phone. she saw all the text messages between my girlfriend (who is a grade higher then me) and I and my ex (who said she...
    cjayy19 cjayy19 13-15, F 3 Responses 4 days ago