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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    my boyfriend broke up with me and we hade been together for a long time for like 5months and i am haveing family problems i am soo depressed
    elenabriones elenabriones 16-17, F 11 hrs ago

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    In a gloomy mood, but at least the weather is gloomy too. I prefer to have my mood match with the weather than to be sad and have it be sunny out or be happy and have it be snowing...
    PriscilaG PriscilaG 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    I feel like I understand sadness much more intimately than your average suffering person. I have thought on a few occasions that this is why I also sympathize with homeless...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 3 Responses Mar 15

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    pain and sadness mostly makes a person storong,determined, and focused.sadness helps prevents you from getting distracted from unwanted things (love,bragging about your self and...
    divyam18 divyam18 16-17, M Mar 2

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    I woke up at 5am, saw the moon between my curtains, so opened up my window, she almost full and my heart sang this song.  슬픔만은 아니겠죠 |Of course, it won't be...
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i 70+, M 2 Responses Mar 3

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    The way this year has been going is the complete opposite of how I wanted it to go. I was suppose to start feeling happy again but I've been feeling everything but happy. It's...
    beautifulgoodbye beautifulgoodbye 18-21, F Mar 6

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    I get sad a fair amount of times in life, it's good to cry sometimes. Letting it all out is better then holding it all in! But whenever I'm sad, I like to think about the future I...
    fwxo fwxo 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 8

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    who else gets sad too. i get lonely most of the time and sad also. i know its my fault but still its annoying.
    gamerslippy99991 gamerslippy99991 16-17, M Mar 15

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    whenever I come home or even think about going home it angers me at first and then it makes me sad. I used to LOVE coming home to see my dad and now I don't even want to. he's...
    hannahrose29 hannahrose29 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    I always get bummed or sad for no reason. Like just out of No where my mood will change, my step dad says its just cuz I'm becoming a teenager. If there's a sad song playing I...
    SleepIsLife321 SleepIsLife321 13-15, F Mar 17

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    I had received some sad news and it has me in the blues. My feelings are in the dumps. Since then a song popped in my mind and it won't leave... Johnny Cash cover of Hurt. There is...
    FightingPhoenix FightingPhoenix 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 15

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    I'm in a room with 7 other people, everyone's asleep, I have a flight in 2 hours but I can't turn off. I'm travelling the world, I have a highflying career starting in a few months...
    so24601 so24601 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    Wow.. I guess, despite everything, the people I know aren't that bad -at least compared to the people other EP members know. Multiple times now, women have complained about people...
    AaronH96 AaronH96 18-21, F a week ago

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    I am sad. When he is sad, I go to great lengths and even make a fool out of my self just to make him feel better. but when I am sad, abandons me.
    Headlights Headlights 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 5

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    This is just a follow up to my last " I am sad " post.. As each day passes, I am realizing that despite the way said person walked away without proper closure, I am making peace...
    sweetartventure sweetartventure 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 13

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    I hate it when people reject you just because you are sad, they say that I always post sad experiences; What can I do, when this is the only place where I can be me? When this is...
    Rourou19 Rourou19 18-21, F Mar 15

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    I've been so sad lately. I guess maybe it's because I've been around so much negativity lately. I hate being so sad because I tend to overthink a lot when i do. I hope the...
    mclovin31321 mclovin31321 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I was with a married man for a year and a half, and for the majority of that he lived alone during the week. From 10/12-10/14 he lived 3 hours away from the city his family and I...
    inaraserra inaraserra 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 6

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    I'm 28 and have zero friends. Most days my phone doesn't ring at all and when it does is usually my dad or boyfriend. I was bullied in school, the work place, and by my family as a...
    friendlessly friendlessly 26-30, F 8 Responses Mar 10

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    am having my exams from this month ending i feel i can score a better rank but am not working on it am loosing my interests at last am feeling sad for that am getting diverted from...
    shekarleader shekarleader 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 14

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    I got this sadistic thoughts last year although they were mild and controllable but lately I get it more frequently and the urge to do it burns within me. I try to contain it since...
    outcastRebel outcastRebel 22-25, T 1 Response Mar 21

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    ive got 3 children twins age 12 and a daughter age 11.im not with their dad I ended our relationship when they were 2 and 3.he was so violent and I couldn't cope anymore.it wasn't...
    wholetintherain wholetintherain 36-40, F a week ago

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    Mad comes from sad. Debate if unsure of facts.
    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 6 days ago

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    Anyone have those days where they're not sure why they're sad? But can do nothing about it, so you just sit there and be sad..
    RickaylaBeard RickaylaBeard 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 2

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    Nobody in my day to day life know what I'm enduring inside. They think I'm a happy go lucky kind of person who's confident and witty. That can't be any further from the truth...
    friendlygent friendlygent 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 2

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    planet earth.. people that live here...sad, just sad.
    coffeelover123 coffeelover123 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 3

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    I wake up every morning not boing what today will bring I don't wake up with smile no nor a frown but I no if someone see me sad they will ask questions so I go into the bathroom...
    Sarajackson2000 Sarajackson2000 18-21 1 Response Mar 6

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    People all say that I have sad poems. That I sound so sad and in pain and depressed when I write my poems.. But how am I supposed to write a happy one when I don't even know where...
    YesIAmAsian YesIAmAsian 18-21 Mar 10

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    I'm sad. I dont know why i really sad, but i just want to cry but i can't cry either.
    ochamr ochamr 16-17, F Mar 10

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    But then the dark night comes and the sadness keeps me awake and I just wish I knew how to stop my feelings... I wish I could turn off every feeling that make me sad and I could...
    Coreyboy01 Coreyboy01 13-15, M 7 Responses Mar 16

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    Today was a very bad day, I live in Kabul capital of Afghanistan its where I'm from but today something very bad happened and made me so sad, a young woman killed by a mob in Kabul...
    RomalAtif RomalAtif 18-21, M 2 Responses a week ago

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