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I Am Lonely,but Hopeful

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    Roberta2

    Roberta 2 As many of you know from past post we were different then other kids our own ages. I think sometimes even in our own time we did not belong. Think part of the problem of not being able to go on with my life and the loss of Roberta is how her death happened and it...
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M May 31, 2011

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    Why I Am Lonely?

    I am lonely because for the most part I gave up.I go to the same places where I know I won't meet someone different,I talk to the same people about the same things.I don't like people who can't or won't dream.One friends talks about his health problems,another talks about his job...
    notjustme notjustme 46-50, M 2 Responses Oct 9, 2007

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    Can Someone Help Me

    My husband of 8 yrs has been having an online affair for 7 months. We have 6 children together. I found out about a month ago and kicked him out. Which I think was the worst thing I could have done. He refuses to take my calls or texts. He says he loves this women, we live in...
    melissa073108 melissa073108 31-35, F Oct 6, 2013

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    I Am Lonely

    I am still in love, with someone who I beleive will never come back. We are still together, but he has changed. Some times I dont even know how I feel. I am going through a period in my life where I am unsure about alot of things and have many questions. I guess in a way I live...
    pumkinhead2004 pumkinhead2004 18-21, F Nov 11, 2007

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    Wanted: Friends, Support System

    hi there new military wife here, navy, to be specific. well i have now been in southern virginia since october and so far i havent ment anyone...and when i say anyone i meen not one single new person. i do have some family in the area which is nice but they all live like 45...
    jaysgirl jaysgirl 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 16, 2008

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    Still Lonely

    i am married and still lonly we are seperated but even if he was here i would still be lonely he fooled around so much he was never here and when he was here he was,nt . and this is my second husband! i want to say never agian but i know better i need that soulmate i don,t...
    blueangel01 blueangel01 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 30, 2008

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    Ongoing

    peaceful solitude has turned into isolation. I started today by calling by work counceller and emailing someone i talk to about social things/getting out more. When i contact these people i must remind myself i'm not talking to a freind. Sometimes i simply just think i'm going...
    MsIndependant MsIndependant 19-21, F Jan 17, 2008

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    A Refusal To Give In

    As easy as I know it would be, I refuse to give in to my loneliness. As much as it hurts, I press on... and it has hurt a lot. I make friends from way far away, spend a lot of time alone, and generally am non-social. If I gave in though, I'd let myself and everyone I know down...
    KapitanTripp KapitanTripp 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 14, 2012

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    Why waste your time dating someone you don't want. When you can wait and be with someone you love
    Alisha39 Alisha39 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    I do remember a time when I wasn't lonely, though at the time I had convinced myself that I was. It wasn't until I lost it that I realised I had never known true lonliness. As a...
    PersonalGenesis PersonalGenesis 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 5

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    I'm always the third wheel but to a larger ratio. I have only ever had a best friend once but she moved when we were in fourth grade. She was my first friend, I met her in third...
    Newgirl00 Newgirl00 13-15, F 6 Responses Jan 9

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    What do you do when the man you love, support and care for looks at you on Christmas morning and says "we spend to much time together, I need time to do my own thing", but yet you...
    wonderwoman326 wonderwoman326 22-25, F 19 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    Aren't we all lonely. But such is life so what can you do. Glad there's some hot chicks to chat to on here that's a relief ;)
    NotgoingsoloAus NotgoingsoloAus 18-21, M Dec 30, 2014

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    Am man can either survive in the womb or dissipate in the grave lonely but can not live alone. Man needs interaction to keep him wake from the coma of isolation. I want someone to...
    malak87 malak87 26-30, M 4 Responses Jan 12

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    At a point of time I stopped caring about having friends because simply no one likes me and all the friends I have had left me or I had to leave them. The only thing is I hate...
    wassup305 wassup305 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 15

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    I am lonely, but I hate people.... Not 'hate' like in a mean way, like I'd want anything bad to ever happen to anyone, but hate as in the thought of being around people or...
    thatonewoman thatonewoman 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I'm am not a people person. Most of the time I'm annoyed at everybody because the people at my school are so fake. That's why I prefer to be antisocial then pretend like I want...
    Alisha39 Alisha39 16-17, F 10 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm so lonely as f. -.- And bored. But mostly lonely. Or maybe I'm lonely because I'm bored. Or I'm bored because I'm lonely.
    alilight alilight 13-15, F 10 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I take things seriously. I mean *really* seriously. When most people decide to go green, they start recycling their cardboard and use paper bags. Not me. When I felt I needed to...
    Unbeholden Unbeholden 18-21, M 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I haven't gone out with my friends in a year now. I can't. It's because my mother makes such an ordeal over everything. I can't go out places with people unless my friends parents...
    fatality500 fatality500 13-15, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I love being alone and like not hanging around other people because I feel comfortable enough to do things by and for myself, but the times I do get lonely I get kinda sad but then...
    jynx1 jynx1 18-21, F 14 hrs ago

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    Hello Ladies and Gentlemen,I am 23 years of age and I was born on December 3 1991. I live in Australia. I will be an elementary/primary school teacher by the time 2016 finishes...
    TrustIsLife TrustIsLife 22-25, M 4 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    Key to survive in this world ladies and gents, the 2 Nevers NEVER expect anything from ANYONE. NEVER keep anyone close to your heart. These statements will only show how much...
    TheLeftBehind TheLeftBehind 16-17, M 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    Diary of a Sad Man Day One “Please let me be your friend. I promise to be a good one.” And she was. The best. Ever. We’re a continent away, but from the very beginning, there...
    SadMan2015 SadMan2015 51-55, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I think I have posted a "I Am Lonely" before, but what do you know.. Still lonely. The past couple weeks have been pretty bad for me. Well emotionally. For some reason a lot of...
    BlueSailboat BlueSailboat 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    For 3 days I have hoped staying present and positive would help me break my self-destructive cycle of depression and isolation. It has. And my gf seems to adore me more than she...
    OldNRusty OldNRusty 41-45, M 1 Response a week ago

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    My wife said she wasn't my wife, but just the mother to my children to me eight years ago. I tried everything to deal with it. I tried everything to fix our marriage and was...
    Wind4Walker Wind4Walker 41-45, M 3 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I don't get it. I wake up everyday and it feels like I just can't leave this cage that I call my life. I go out, socialize with people, do new things, different things. But even...
    Paperboyc Paperboyc 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    sorry this is sooo long// Yeah so this is kinda a relationship experience...but I do feel extremely lonely so it started with this older guy over fb sending me a friend request...
    photograddict photograddict 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 3

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    Sometimes it's so lonely in the world. I have hardly any family, and what little family I do have don't ever spend any time with me. Both my parents are passed away, and on most...
    LifeofLewis LifeofLewis 22-25, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Feeling much more lonely than usual :/ I've been feeling so down lately, which isn't me at all. hopefully things are better over the weekend.
    xjustagirl xjustagirl 22-25, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I don't get why just never get along with people. I mean people would look at me and expect me to have a bunch of friends and guys after me ...but for some reason I always end up...
    theshydreamer theshydreamer 22-25 6 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    I wish I could spend my birthday with friends But as always they ain't gonna happen due to nobody cares about me
    pilot2022 pilot2022 13-15, M 3 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    I have no one because I pushed everyone away expecting I would be happy with just him but now he isn't around I again have no one. I am scared, I just want things to be okay. I...
    SecretAbby SecretAbby 18-21, F 3 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    its not easy to find someone care about you in this life but i'm sure that all dreams can be real :)
    samson1990 samson1990 22-25, M 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    So anytime I meet someone and we seem to hit it off well I always screw something up. This last time she wanted to take things slow and what did I do? I tried to speed things...
    JustMe5600 JustMe5600 36-40, M 3 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    its like I'm reaching out for help but there's no one around..
    angelcares angelcares 22-25, F 5 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    Hopefully this will be my last year without a New Year's kiss
    wildmike1998 wildmike1998 16-17, M Jan 1

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    What I'd really like to do is set up a Google hangout that people can dive in and out of. Hopefully there'd be at least one person there at any time. People could video chat...
    lonelyguybc lonelyguybc 26-30, M 4 Responses Jan 1

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    Here we are. In a universe that is always changing you find yourself stuck in the same place, wishing for something else. And they tell you to wait and be patient when you know...
    SomeGuy322 SomeGuy322 16-17, M 3 Responses Jan 2

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    I have been in a relationship with my boyfriend from a very young age (since I was 14) we're very happy together and he is truly my bestfriend. Because we spent a lot of time...
    Med254 Med254 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    I want a GF or BF or just a really good friend. Hopefully that's not too much to ask :/
    Beary101 Beary101 13-15, F Jan 11

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    I get worried when I feel like this. I'm low on meds and no one to talk to about how I feel. Not to mention my hormones and meds have my state of mind in a mess. My friend that I...
    Khaleesi18 Khaleesi18 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I lost my best friend Sept 29/14. He was a great guy. We had a lot in common. We became friends through work. We used to share our stories with each other every morning over coffee...
    nataliavr2003 nataliavr2003 46-50, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It's funny because every time the sun sets I suddenly feel so alone. I always feel like there's something missing or like the day ended too soon. There's more to do, more...
    Michkay Michkay 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    I've been divorced for the last 3 1/2 years after a 6 1/2 year failed, and miserable marriage. I'm on here because I'm lonely. I'm a little over a month from turning 36, no...
    Sweetphoenix35 Sweetphoenix35 31-35, F 11 Responses Jan 15