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I Am Lonely,but Hopeful

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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    just gotta put this out there. I think sometimes some people get a little confused. there was a point in my life when all I really wanted was a family, one to call my own. I...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Hey God remember two months ago when loneliness invaded me and froze my soul till it cracked my heart into painful crystal shards of saddness. Do you remember how you came ...you...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 41-45, M 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    Hi, everyone... I need your help, please... I have a good friend and he find the girl he loves. And im very happy. To express my feeling, cause im living in different country and...
    mariavita mariavita 36-40, F 17 hrs ago

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    I'm a 29 year old Stay at Home Mom and I'm lonely. I'm definitely not planning on being a stay at home mom for long though. I love my son with all my heart but I get cabin fever so...
    KassGreen KassGreen 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 4

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    i am writing again to all the lonely ppl on this site it seems to me if all of us on this site could i don't know like get together somehow none of us would be lonely but probably...
    chrisax chrisax 36-40 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Ever feel like no one is on your side? That's me at this point. I don't want to be lonely but at the same time I can't keep letting the people in my life walk all over me. Honestly...
    LivviyLove LivviyLove 16-17, F Feb 8

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    I guess I am back on here again... I want to share my story growing up in a city called Winnipeg. I was born and raised here throughout my whole life. From Kindergarten to Grade 6...
    JuicyLuck JuicyLuck 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    I just feel so alone...I don't know why. I feel like nothing's okay, and I can't figure out why. Usually I feel lonely, but now...now it feels more intense. My chest hurts, but I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 17

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    I guess at the moment, I'm not physically lonely. But I went away with my best friend and the conversation has been so dead for the past few days, I feel as though it's just plain...
    BadVibesOutOfMyCornflakes BadVibesOutOfMyCornflakes 16-17, F Feb 18

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    I dunno why but I've always been a little love sick puppy but ever since my first girlfriend it's gotten a lot worse. It took me a while to get over her but now rather than missing...
    DestinyDivineXD DestinyDivineXD 18-21, F 9 hrs ago

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    Literally describes me People ******* annoy me But sometimes :/ I'm lonely
    MyaA13 MyaA13 13-15, F 5 hrs ago

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    This so so true for me. I like to be by myself, but i hate the feeling of being lonely and feeling like you have nobody.
    JustineMusey JustineMusey 13-15, F 4 hrs ago

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    Somebody told me that depression isn't like a cold that can heal and go away; it's like a disease that sticks with you for life. I have overcome some "disorders" in the last two...
    Lonelyastronaut Lonelyastronaut 31-35, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    what if i stay lonely forever. what if i never find someone? I get tired if seeing couples, enjoying each other, thrilled with each other - and I think, I am so ******* lonely. i...
    rxdicxlshit rxdicxlshit 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 7

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    The night is upon us, the snow is falling.. It's Valentine's Day. I'm alone without you. I sit and remember our first Valentine's Day. Before you I never had a Valentine. I...
    Beanbella Beanbella 31-35, F 4 Responses Feb 14

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    Smile, even if it feels hard... Grab every chance to smile at others or begin a conversation – for instance with the cashier at the shop or the person next to you in the GP...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I feel so lonely right now. Yet again my husband reminds me that he's depressed every holiday because he misses his Mom. Yes, I married a Mama's boy. I love him so much but he...
    iflsoh iflsoh 36-40, F Feb 14

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    I feel lonely sometimes, and it feels like a desperate need for someone to be with you. I am not really that lonely for example my mom, dad, and sibling. But in other cases with...
    MichaelEgitto MichaelEgitto 13-15, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    My husband works out of town and I don't really have alot of friends in my town. I am very lonely. my husband shares a hotel room with his coworker so we don't get a chance to talk...
    calgarysc calgarysc 22-25, F Feb 2

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    Most of the time I don't need other people, and I like being alone, but late nights like this push me. I only get lonely when I'm tired, so I'm consistently lonely after 2:00 am...
    Unbeholden Unbeholden 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 13

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    Yeah, yeah I'm gonna be that clique person who talks about being lonely around Valentine's day but I don't care. Last year, I was in a great relationship with an awesome guy and...
    theperz217 theperz217 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 13

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    Don't get me wrong I love my wife and my family, but when she's not around, when she goes out with friends I feel lonely. When I get lonely my mind worries bout what she's up to...
    stonecold31625 stonecold31625 26-30, M 7 Responses Feb 13

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    I just have to like write it out. This might seem just like a typical phase problem thing, which probably is. i am 18 years old, and i have felt like this since i was 15, at first...
    TheFirehawk TheFirehawk 18-21, F Feb 17

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      I broke up with my gf few months ago... Since then, I have felt that a big piece of my life is missing and now I have nobody to talk too anymore. I have couple friends...
    doodlebob424 doodlebob424 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    Im feeling lonely we married been with each other 9yr. Most time I spend lonely when Im home from work she spend all night talking to her friends on the phone. No time for me
    thatguyxx2 thatguyxx2 36-40, M 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    I do not seem physically lonely, I have a small group of friends who all seem to appreciate me. But I keep so many secrets, and I hide my true self behind layers of masks. No one...
    WhereThereIsHope WhereThereIsHope 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I always thought loneliness is something I had to cope with. Like it was normal. I always considered myself as a social butterfly and I've always be surrounded by fantastic friends...
    Francoise25 Francoise25 18-21, F 10 Responses 1 day ago

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    The worse thing about being depressed and lonely is not knowing that no one cares about you but knowing that no one will try to care.
    paradisiacal paradisiacal 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    I had lots of friends growing up. Now I just know a lot of people but feel lonely. What happened? :(
    d0uggy d0uggy 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 1

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    I thought I was lonely before I got married, but now I feel lonelier being married because I feel like I can't socialize and enjoy things anymore without my wife getting on my case...
    Benster5 Benster5 36-40 5 Responses Feb 2

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    Guys I know what it's like to feel lonely. I know what it's like to go through depression. I know what it feels like to cut and think that the pain makes everything better but it...
    BrokenCorpse BrokenCorpse 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 2

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    Who else feels like that they are in a crowded room but still feel so lonely ?
    Melsilva Melsilva 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 2

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    I've been trying to figure out what im gonna do with my life in this past three months and i've realized that im so lonely, i dont have anybody to talk to because i dont trust...
    wendym98 wendym98 16-17, F 3 Responses Feb 3

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    I thought if I talked to him, I would feel happy again. But instead of that I am feeling incredibly lonely. I am not the person I used to be whem I am talking to him, I have to...
    myleslus myleslus 22-25, F Feb 4

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    I do enjoy my own company sometimes, but being alone 24/7 does make me feel somewhat lonely.
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Feb 4

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    Today I thought about you, and our failures. I cried, because I missed our family. I cried because I had wanted us to be better and because I had truly loved you, and I know you...
    HeartLion85 HeartLion85 26-30 2 Responses Feb 5

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    It's only when I stay up all night, until the hours just before dawn that I'm truly honest with myself. I read my books. I play video games. I watch my shows. I browse my usual...
    ExplosivelyShy ExplosivelyShy 22-25, F 6 Responses Feb 5

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    Feeling lonely...boo. Part of me wishes he and I were still friends so I could call him. But no. No one to call and just lay with D:
    BlankWhitePage BlankWhitePage 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 6