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I Am Sad a Lot of the Time

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    *smile* Yeah im fine.... No, dont worry. Lol just a bit tired.... How many times have i said those lines... I sit here alone... Suffering... It's a been a long time, old friend...
    InfiniteMusic InfiniteMusic 13-15, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Tasting the salt of my tears I am trying to fight the sadness that is taking me by storm.....real true sadness of what was and what could have been.....being given up on..not being...
    huckleberrybunches huckleberrybunches 41-45, M 4 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    i just want to talk to some one i am crying and sad and i cant pick my self of the ground i just took some pills and i am drinking alcohol so i wont feel i want some one to talk...
    anazi anazi 26-30, F 4 hrs ago

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    The Death of My Godfather This happened a number of years ago but it feels just as painful now as it did at the time when i got the bad news about my godfather's death.He was not...
    dragonfang dragonfang 51-55, M Jan 2

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    i m a sensitive person.I want peace in my life but there is no peace no hope.Always i m sad but trying to be happy.Smile is always on my face but heart is feels sad.I m searching...
    Dukhisitara Dukhisitara 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 13

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    Feeling Really Sad. It happened right around mid November that i had heard that our mom may not last the month. I was hoping she would at least get better or put on some flesh to...
    dragonfang dragonfang 51-55, M 3 Responses Dec 31, 2014

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    No one cares if u really are a sad *** or not everyone wants a smiley besides people generally have fun if u are sad so why give them the pleasure to see u sad..deal with u r own...
    romell romell 41-45, M Jan 6

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    What a way to start this year!!! It's one blow after another. Although I can take it, there's very little I tolerate to take in. I'm a lover, I'm a mother, I'm a fighter..., but...
    Cricket75 Cricket75 36-40, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I posted this years ago when I first joined this sight, and it accidentally got deleted, so im reposting for my own reference. Looking back on it, I think I've always been kind...
    thischickiswack thischickiswack 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 8

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    Sadness and bitterness have a huge contrast between one another. Bitterness is extremely difficult to just shake off. In fact, in some situations, it is inescapable. But it...
    ole0005 ole0005 18-21, F 24 Responses Jan 10

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    not from any specific person, but in general. well actually, basically just time away from my family. But my friends also put a tole on me every so often. I need to have my alone...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    i cant believe that i'm feeling sad this Christmas. so sad that i dreamt about a person in my past... i dreamt that he came back in my life but in the dream i was apprehensive...
    bijouxnoir bijouxnoir 22-25, F Dec 29, 2014

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    I have never been the type to show how I'm really feeling. I'm the type who would rather put on a brave face and cover up the pain. Being sad and alone is better for me than being...
    CountYourFuckingBlessings CountYourFuckingBlessings 13-15, F Dec 29, 2014

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    70th post...Well here I am, first day of 2015, sitting in my lounge, typing on laptop, and crying like my heart is breaking. I don't even know what happened, it happened so fast...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 1

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    I feel that I am only looking for random things throughout the day to give me a momentary perk but I don't really have the motivation to go on, if I have a choice. Sometimes so...
    Kletsgo Kletsgo 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    Basically. I just don't know anything for sure anymore. I used to think I was kinda fun sometimes etc, but I really don't anymore. I don't really have any close friends. I haven't...
    angeliqueth angeliqueth 16-17, F 5 Responses Jan 10

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    I'm pretty sure I know the difference between feeling sad and being depressed. Sometimes I feel quite sad, almost tipping in to the verge of something of a depression. Fortunately...
    sometimeslonelytoo sometimeslonelytoo 41-45, M Jan 16

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    Today died the father of a friend and I feel so sad for them. Her father had cancer, they are so sad. The whole week she was crying and now I think she has broke but she is doing...
    lucy1010 lucy1010 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    I lost my best friend Sept 29/14. He was a great guy. We had a lot in common. We became friends through work. We used to share our stories with each other every morning over coffee...
    nataliavr2003 nataliavr2003 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 19

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    I am a single mom... the kids' dad left us when they were toddlers... for a party life. We have been doing it on our own for 15 yrs. My dad and mom used to help me but they both...
    Howtobeme Howtobeme 51-55, F 6 days ago

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    I'm sad... the past couple of days I've been feeling sad. I feel like there's nobody there. nobody I really connect with. nobody that really cares. it's difficult when you care so...
    RaigaKurosuki RaigaKurosuki 16-17, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Tomorrow is the New Year, yet it is so hard to accept all of the changes that have happened in that time. Last year i was with someone else, who I had been with for two and a half...
    Bluetoxicity Bluetoxicity 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    I do this because I must. Sadness is pointless to show. It just brings everyone down. I know some people could careless and they definitely don't want to deal with it. The people...
    Ghostprojection Ghostprojection 18-21, F Jan 6

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    To most this isn't an issue worth giving thought to. to me it means a lot. I'm a very emotional person who you could say gets attatched to people rather quickly. due to this, I don...
    jarae jarae 26-30 1 Response Jan 10

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    Faking smile is one of my daily routine , it's easier to fake smile then to explain to people who won't understand . Faking smile is my way to escape my painful memories , anger...
    ZeroShift ZeroShift 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 3

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    today is a really bad day. I had to come home from my dads because christmas break is over, and i don't know the next time i will see them, probably not till may when my dad and...
    MEGH0119 MEGH0119 13-15, F Jan 4

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    "Million Dollar Baby" I bought this movie when it came out because I have an extensive collection of Clint Eastwood movies... Since "The Outlaw Josey Wales", he has always been...
    MichaelDuMaine MichaelDuMaine 36-40, M 3 Responses Jan 16

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    I feel like I am all alone in this world. I have family and friends but they don't know that I am depressed most of the time and have been for more than 10 years. I always fake a...
    AnnaChoe AnnaChoe 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I have two younger sisters: a twin and a-year-younger sister. A was taller than me, while B and me were the same height. (It really sucked because I was the oldest.) But when my a...
    Weirdestone Weirdestone 16-17, F Dec 29, 2014

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    A picture of a sad clown is the saddest of all. Why is it that in the world of work, we have to look happy and sound positive when we actually feel like ****? This pretence is the...
    novembermountain novembermountain 41-45, F 4 Responses Jan 16

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    i know this feelings.. i sometimes laugh even if i feel sad. but lately my counselar said to me, it's okay being you. even if there are many survivors like yo in this earth,that...
    juryandrews juryandrews 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 18

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    Saw some old people that I haven't seen in a while. It makes me sad because I miss them so much...time flies...
    uh2behonest uh2behonest 16-17, F Dec 30, 2014

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    My bestie is pissed at me, but I can't even care anymore. It just makes me sad that she's mad because I was trying to make sure she didn't get hurt. She can do whatever she wants...
    luna1912 luna1912 18-21, F Dec 30, 2014

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    I'm to the point where I don't even feel like talking to close friends because it's an on going problem that isn't going to go away. If my problem was a breakup or whatever I could...
    extraordinarygirlll extraordinarygirlll 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 1

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    My dream is to prove everyone wrong. My goal is for everyone's eyes to be wide open with their expressions on their faces full of surprise and their mouths wide open. I'll...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F Jan 4

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    My dream is to prove everyone wrong. My goal is for everyone's eyes to be wide open with their expressions on their faces full of surprise and their mouths wide open. I'll...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F 1 Response