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I Am Menatlly Ill

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    I Am Menatlly Ill..

    Life is fu**ed up and as a result so am i. Just been watching the film fightclub and thought thats a pretty good idea. Ive never been in a fight, and the idea of getting the **** kicked out of me makes me feel better, at least im experiencing, so my question is, any one wanna...
    flash2k flash2k 22-25 Nov 5, 2011

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    Hi

     my name is tifarrah I'm 16 and I suffer from mental illness. I have a conversion disorder which cause me to not be able to use different parts of my body at times. This is brought on by major depression that i have. It feels like you can't connect to anyone even if you have...
    Passionfruit3 Passionfruit3 18-21, F Aug 26, 2009

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    Ask away lol I'm so bored ill answer anything. :)
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    🍩cant sleep so ask away 🍩
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