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I Am Sad a Lot of the Time

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    Seriously Depressed

    I wish I could feel happiness. It is beyond rare to see me smile. I don't know why I feel this way because I have everything I have ever wanted. I'm living my dream here in Paris France. I do alright in school, have an amazing boyfriend, have an apartment, can pay my bills, I...
    fattygigi fattygigi 22-25 2 Responses Nov 5, 2012

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    Sad

    I seem to be sad alot of the time.  Im not really sure why but I miss the days when I spent with my kids, that saddens me the most.  I get really sad because my marriage has fallen appart and I have done everything possible to make it work.  Saddness...
    tatteredwings tatteredwings 36-40 4 Responses Jun 6, 2009

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    Broken Hearted X 2

    When I was a younger man - at my peak you might say - I fell deeply in love. It lasted only six months, unfortunately, as she had to go back to her own country and although we tried to keep it going she broke it off after a few months. It was too intense and she was too young and...
    zenon zenon 41-45 Mar 3, 2009

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    I Dnt Feel Beautiful

    i dont know why i feel depressed most of the time, i dnt feel beautiful. i feel like an ugly duck all the time... i am a sad soul
    sani29 sani29 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 8, 2011

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    Life Is Fleeting and Oh So Precious

    Today I am sad. I'm sad because at 45 I'm already a widdower. I'm sad because my eight year old boy will never get to have his mother hold him again. I'm sad because my 18 year old is graduating in a few days and her mother will not be there. I'm sad because my sixteen year old...
    TearfullDad TearfullDad 41-45, M 4 Responses May 3, 2009

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    Constant

    Over the past few months I've felt really down inside. I've lacked motivation to complete things I want done. I'm 15 years old. I have a group of friends although I just don't feel that's enough, I don't get along with a lot of them although they do get along with me. I feel...
    NoelBrown NoelBrown 13-15, M 3 Responses Jan 4, 2013

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    Dead End Syndrome

    I have struggled over the past 15 years to make something of my life and still NO WAY! I feel tired, discouraged and hopeless and very sad. I have no job, no home (husband, family of my own), no life!. I have worked hard to get myself through college while I worked 9years...
    Cantdoattitude Cantdoattitude 36-40 1 Response Feb 14, 2011

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    Im Way To Sad, Way To Much

    Ever since i lost my first love of my life, nothing has been what it was. For those against it, its your own opinion. But i smoke weed almost everyday, when i can't get any i cant be happy. I always thinking about the regret of letting my love escape, how my life isnt going...
    RHCPflea RHCPflea 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 9, 2013

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    I'M Tired!

    I hate that all my friends are happy and carefree. I hate putting on my fake smile and pretending to be happy. I wish my friends could understand the pain I feel inside I am at my end. I can't remember the last time I felt happiness I'm my life. Everyday is like a nightmare I...
    xHurley xHurley 31-35, M May 8, 2013

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    Sadness Since The Loss Of A Loved One

    Ever since my grandma died I find myself almost in tears at school,etc. I didnt realize her impact in my life until she died. God I miss her so much I can still hear her not like crazy she talks too me like things she used to say and Im a diabetic after she died i stopped...
    dejalynn13 dejalynn13 13-15, F Oct 20, 2010

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    So Lost.

    I don't know where to start... I have a boyfriend who I always seem to find things wrong with. I nitpick everything. I am rarely positive when I talk to him. I don't know why we're together half the time because we're usually fighting or I'm usually sad. I have amazing friends...
    trying2move trying2move 22-25 1 Response Dec 1, 2011

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    it consumes me. i try to work through it but alot of the times it doesnt help. i feel like i just go through the motions dealing the best i can with it. i just want it to be over...
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    Escc Escc 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    A curse of genetics. People tell me I look sad even after I tell them it's something I can't really help.
    trent128 trent128 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    just tired of being sad all the time. exhausting... just want to sleep this off and been like this for some time
    brknsilence79 brknsilence79 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    So once I finish summer session our parents are taking us on "vacation." Except it's not really a vacation. Vacations are times to relax and do fun things. Our only "vacations...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I sometimes fake smile to hide my sadness I feel like the sadness will not end due to a loss of the love of my life due to my own mental issues/demons I wish I could smile & mean...
    mechanicman96 mechanicman96 36-40, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    my eyes always show concern or sadness. i am not always sad. its just the way my eyes look. i feel more than most people i think. im always worried for others and sometime myself...
    ForgetableMe ForgetableMe 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    Had a female friend for 20 years. I fell in love with her the first time I saw her. We went out to dinner a few times. I was married and was hesitant to do anything, we did kiss...
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    I am sad and lonely because I have nobody my mom is with her boyfriend all the time and my dad went with another women they have kids and I feel like they just left me and my sis I...
    Karlalopez Karlalopez 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Sad. tired. But instead of sleep, I lay awake. Hopeless. Drowning in my thoughts and just becoming even more sad, and more tired. I should be grateful for what I have. I...
    thatonewoman thatonewoman 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    I don't know why but I'm always the last choice or completely ignored. Me: "Yeah you can come to my house when it's midnight. No problem. I'll make sure you're happy before I...
    Lcy2472 Lcy2472 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I'm constantly being asked "What's wrong?", "Why are you sad?" and told "You look like you're going to cry." "You look sad.". After seeing the guidance counselor because a teacher...
    KitsuneNinja KitsuneNinja 16-17, F a week ago

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    Christopher Poindexter couldn't have said that better;"..All I want, All I've ever wanted, since the bones in me began to grow, is to know love, and for love, too, to know me...
    JaneD22 JaneD22 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    Les Joyaux de la Princesse- CimetièreI don't think it is sad. It is evocative of bygone times
    Danceofhours Danceofhours 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 23

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    I have frowning lips, when I don't smile my lips actually look like an upside down smile. People seem to think I am frowning instead of realizing That's the way my face is. Also I...
    NaturesAnomaly NaturesAnomaly 22-25, F Jun 23

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    If I had a dollar for every time someone asked if I was okay.... everyday it's the same question. I once asked a coworker why he always asks if I'm okay and he told me that I have...
    TheBlasphemousOptimist TheBlasphemousOptimist 18-21, F Jun 22

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    I hate it when people or teachers stare at u and make a retarted sad face and ask why I'm sad when I'm not. It's just my face, get used to it! It's soooo embarrassing!
    Lolatux Lolatux 13-15, F Jun 22

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    I get this all the time! people will ask me what's wrong with me, but it turns out I just have a default expression of sadness on my face which now my friends call "resting sad...
    SanFransokyo SanFransokyo 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 22

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    Yes, I can very much relate to this. My friends, even people I don't know that well or people I just met would ask, "Are you okay ?" I find humor in it now. I was just born with a...
    puddleoftears93 puddleoftears93 18-21, F Jun 22

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    I'm not in the mood to write a lot at this moment. It's always when it's near the sunrise when I get the urge to write. I am longing for a good life right now. It's a reality I...
    somniatorlupus somniatorlupus 18-21, M Jun 22

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    its funny because if I'm not smiling, I look sad. My face just had the natural look of sadness I guess XD
    Tovar Tovar 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    I'm generally really good with being single, but today, Father's Day, as I scroll through my newsfeed and see all the pics of fathers with their kids and declarations of "Best...
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    Lately I have being feeling sad and wanting to cry... And I know is because my miss my baby a lot but at the same time I have think that is better if I push my self from him...
    ddanniiella ddanniiella 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    people always think that I'm sad, tired or upset like if I go out to the local sandwich store in town the dude will be like "are you ok?" Or if I'm walking down the sidewalk, or...
    drunkpunker drunkpunker 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 21

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    So me and this guy have been together for 7 months, everything was going great. He brought me around his family and they loved me, and my family loved him. We both had had pasts...
    FeelingMiserable12 FeelingMiserable12 18-21, F Jun 21

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    So what if I look sad, I'm not sad. I just a lot of thoughts in my mind and I'm trying to concentrate. And it's mostly how I appear but that's not always the case
    Kurokun Kurokun 18-21 Jun 21

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