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I Am Sad a Lot of the Time

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Today I had a look on fb after a very long time, they now have a baby, after just over a year of having an arranged marriage. It was a bit stupid to look, I don't really know...
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    I'm bipolar and I have panic attacks almost every day at the same time and it's hard when your in school to control them.
    thegayteen2015 thegayteen2015 13-15, M 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Well I guess that my fake smile doesn't work all the time.Just went to report (dam carp) so anyway I get there 45 minutes early while waiting for my turn, a few other staff...
    kidsgonebad kidsgonebad 46-50, M 6 hrs ago

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    Here I am, feeling sad and lost once again. I am always having this thought with me since last year. That I can finally be independent and go somewhere on my own. I long to be...
    YongTauFoo YongTauFoo 18-21, F 2 Responses May 13

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    I battle depression and something people who don't have depression seem to be incapable of understanding at times is that sometimes I have no idea why I am sad. Everything in my...
    hisdudeness3 hisdudeness3 31-35, M May 10

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    This is my 1st blog post. I am sitting in my university library bored with everything and hence was just surfing on internet when found out about this blog.Then idea of starting a...
    shubhamjoshi2711 shubhamjoshi2711 18-21, M 1 Response May 23

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    I feel sad. A break up is never easy at any point, even if you know the person isn't right for you or regardless the reason it just hurts. You miss them and wish things could work...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F May 7

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    I know im not supposed to take it seriously. Me and him met from online. We are from different country. But if i fall for someone, i fall hard. And i fall for him. He told me that...
    ochamr ochamr 16-17, F 1 Response May 12

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    My parents are planning to move to up north California were my grandparents are but we live in southern California. The sad part is that i am leaving all my friends and that makes...
    faaaaackkkk faaaaackkkk 31-35, F 3 Responses May 14

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    Currently I should be studying for my finals but instead I'm writing this. Why you may ask? Because sometimes you can't focus on important tasks until you air out all of your...
    potterwatch101 potterwatch101 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I hear the " hey u look sad ?? What's wrong?? What's bothering u ?? " all the time from ppl. I know they mean well n it's coming out of a good place of love sometime curisty to be...
    candles700 candles700 22-25, F 1 Response May 6

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    Every time I see the movie The Other Woman, the one that has Laura Leighton in it, I cry in the sad part. I don't mean a single tear or whatever falling down my cheek. I mean...
    neverendingfairytale2 neverendingfairytale2 36-40, F 2 Responses May 5

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    I'm constantly being reminded by family members and friends that sadness lurks and dwells in my eyes or facial expression. It used to make me upset how people would assume my state...
    JMichelvi JMichelvi 26-30, M May 17

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    I'm not good in English but I will try my best to let you guys understand my story. I made a big mistake when I was in high school, at the age of 16. I had a boyfriend and he...
    dinosaur13 dinosaur13 18-21, F May 18

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    To feel so sad , to be so alone and sad for so long that living feels like suffocating . to feel suicidal since your were eleven yet the universe keeps giving u reasons . why...
    devilgirl123zombie devilgirl123zombie 16-17, F 1 Response May 20

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    I get this way from time to time, I just never know when to expect it. I'm sad and tired and feel so unappreciated. I don't have time do fulfill my aspirations, I could be an...
    fevertotell fevertotell 26-30, F 2 Responses May 21

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    I'm sad and a bit angry. My grandfather died yesterday. It was out of blue, nobody expected it. He was feeling really unwell and when they went to the hospital he was already dead...
    alilight alilight 13-15, F 2 Responses May 24

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    Well my nostalgia is the cause of my sadness sometimes. I'm sure some people feel like that. All the good old days you had on your own or with other people(friends, family, etc...
    rocketguy19 rocketguy19 16-17, M 3 days ago

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    Sometimes.. Most times i think a lot. And I get really sad. And I cry. Most times I don't know of what reason. But I know there's something missing in my life and it breaks me down...
    Barbiebased1 Barbiebased1 13-15, F 1 Response May 3

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    i haven't posted in a long time. i used to post here to howl from the mountaintop, to get all the bad/weird feelings out but now it's many months later and all i feel is sadness...
    WPoS WPoS 46-50, F May 11

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    She moved out in November, stopped making love with me in January, and now gives me an occasional deep hug and long, tongueless kiss. If I try to check in with her, see where she...
    wayward71 wayward71 41-45, M 2 Responses May 12

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    I've always been told this... This is my normal expression! It would be sort of creepy to see a person smiling at all times, either way. ... When I look sad, I look mad- no joke...
    Sil833 Sil833 18-21, F May 16

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    I'm so sad today, sad for the inequality of the system, sad for my hard work all go in vane, people who are hardworking is the most stupid people in the world. They work more but...
    fallenangle fallenangle 22-25 1 Response May 5

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    I'm generally a happy person, and I try to stay that way. There are just times every now and again where I'll suddenly feel my mood drop off like a cliff. On the rare occasion that...
    aLoneTheory aLoneTheory 18-21, M May 7

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    To all of you who are feelin' sad, and going thru tough times, remember there are sooooo many other people in tougher positions and places than you!!!
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses May 10

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    I am feeling it. There's a lot of sadness going on inside my body right now. First off, my boss kept throwing work items at me every friggin hour, as if those were even supposed to...
    itcheru itcheru 22-25, F May 11

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    I knew this day will come I rarely post anything personal. But in times like this I might as well. Just received a very heart-breaking news from my Dad over the phone. My...
    zionmarket zionmarket 31-35, F May 13

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    I've felt alone basically my entire life. I don't know how to explain it well, it's just that I don't feel like I fit in on life sometimes. I always try to be nice to everyone...
    Aaroninjapan Aaroninjapan 16-17, M May 16

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    People tell me that I either look sad or angry when I'm not. I'm totally fine. It's just my neutral face. Sometimes people don't want to approach me because of it. But I am a...
    lajan lajan 18-21 3 Responses May 16

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