I Am Not Ashamed to Cry

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    Letting The Tears Fall

    Sometimes there are so many sad things happening in the world including injustice and wrong doings , and to people that I care about and love. Sometimes words seem so harsh and people are neglectful or say thoughtless or hurtful things and after a while the emotions well -up...
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    1 Response Sep 17, 2013

    I Find

    whenever i cry i feeel weak like a coward i often do hold my tears back because it makes me feel as if people would think they are like above me.
    angelaaaax18 angelaaaax18
    16-17, F
    Apr 8, 2010


    I just don't do it often.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    8 Responses Aug 31, 2009

    It's Such a Relief

    I went a long period of my life without tears, I tried to deny my emotions, and I ended up really disconnected from life.   Now, I let them fly whenever I can, it makes me feel so much better.
    NeonBlueMidnight NeonBlueMidnight
    26-30, M
    5 Responses Sep 1, 2009

    Not Ashamed

    Ashamed of crying?  Not at all!  If it has to come out, I will let my emotions out.  I know it will make me feel better afterwards.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    1 Response Feb 2, 2011

    Surrounded By Death and Trauma Hardens You

    I've got over 20 years in the emergency services, and have been exposed to a multitude of trauma's- homicides, suicides, car accidents, industrial accidents and loads more. Like many others, I've grown a hard shell and look at death and trauma very objectively. I never realised...
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    3 Responses Sep 2, 2009

    Sometimes, I Can't Help Myself.

     I have been trying to sort out my feelings and emotions over the past few days. I have made some decisions, that have been way more painful than I ever thought they would be. I have cried so much in the past few hours. I know it is a release valve. I know it is a good...
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    Jan 15, 2010

    Once I'm In Tears

    I have been watching my emotions since joining this group and I feel I may have joined in haste. I really do feel ashamed to cry sometimes. I try my very best to be optimistic, happy and strong so when I feel that burning behind my eyes and the tightening in my throat, I...
    ACuriousStudent ACuriousStudent
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 4, 2012

    I Cry.

    I feel like crying all the time, life is so unbearable and nobody is there to listen to me or help me. I almost thought someone was there, but he stopped trusting me, and now I have a hard time talking to him because I can't help but to think that he imageins me to be a monster...
    PsychoticOnI PsychoticOnI
    18-21, M
    Jul 28, 2010
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