I Am Not As Strong As My Friends Think I Am

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     Through all the hell of my past, and the forgiving nature, and the strength to not  just end it all. It isn't strength.  It's   .... I don't know what it is. But I have no strength.   Day by day, week by week, I get weaker.    ...
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    1 Response Mar 26, 2009

    Most of my friends suffer from depression

    and they jnow i do too, but for sone teason they think im a lot stronger, that i dobt cry because ive never done it in front of them. But i kinda like knowing that they think i dont have weaknesses even though i know i do.
    Tenebris73 Tenebris73
    16-17, F
    Sep 19, 2015

    Just Like a Chocolate Truffle

    I'm only slightly hard on the outside. Only a couple of very long-term, close friends know my heart. Needy, sightly obsessive, and dark. Not even my own husband knows how deep my well goes. I've only let one man down that far with me, and he wallowed in it. It made my depression...
    Spedunk Spedunk
    26-30, F
    Mar 27, 2009

    True.....But I'm Working On It.....

    ~ There are nights I still cry myself to sleep. The loneliness becomes an unbearable ache that just eats away at me til I can't take it anymore. I am trying to not let it bother me so much. This being alone..... I know that it was worse when he was still here, as I don't think...
    deleted deleted
    Mar 17, 2009

    I watch anime shows on netflix to keep me happy,

    but in reality i am just another soul who ends up crying every night.
    randomart4lives randomart4lives
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 19, 2015

    I'm The "strong" One.

    All my friends think I'm the strongest, most solid one out of all of us. They don't think anything can phase me. Everything phases me. I'm not strong at all. Someone who is strong, loves themselves. I don't love myself very much. They all think that I ignore everything anyone...
    bookclub bookclub
    13-15, F
    Nov 8, 2009

    Soft In the Middle...don't Poke.

    I am independent of mind while being dependent physically. I love with every fibre of my being, that makes me open to abuse. Please be careful with my heart, it bleeds and scars -very- easily.
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Mar 26, 2009

    To Be Honest

    I'm not sure where my friends got the idea that I am strong to begin with, but they all tell me they admire my strength and the way I turned out despite my difficult adolescence. Those compliments, though duly appreciated, are usually met with a confused face from me. I am not...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Dec 2, 2009
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