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I Am Scared About Letting People Down

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    My name is Brianna. I'm 17. I have 2 children. A 3 year old little girl named Lysia and a 7 week old son named Gabriele. I am getting married in a few months when my fiance Jay gets back from Marine boot camp. My stepfather has raised me since i was 12 weeks old and stopped...
    Bri202 Bri202 18-21, F Jul 22, 2009

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    I Worry Too Much

    I worry too much about this - but I do anyway.  I can get over not managing to do something if it only affects me - but I'm not sure anything terrorizes me more than thinking about - what if I don't finish this for so & so?  What if I get sick & they have to...
    kylae77 kylae77 31-35, F 1 Response May 17, 2009

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    Never Have Survived Peer Pressure.

    when i was little i was selfish, i probably am, but when someone tells me to do something i do it! I can't tell them no, i am afraid of letting them down so i got in trouble a lot when i was little. i have never survived under peer pressure. i say no but then they come down...
    rainbowclouds rainbowclouds 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 25, 2009

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    I Am Scared of Letting My Really Close Friend Down

    I dunno what to do i did something i wasn't supposed to do, by accident of course, and now i am scared that i will let that friend down  help!!!!!!!!!!
    avi900 avi900 13-15, M Mar 28, 2009

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    ...and Only I Know It

      I have a friend I'll call her Anna. Anna and I have been friends for 3 or 4 years now. I talk to her about everything and she talks to me about everything. But suddenly, her brother is starting to spend lots of time with me. He took me out on a date and tried to kiss me and...
    seungwon seungwon 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 22, 2012

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    My Fear Of Failure And Letting Others Down

    Current life and problem Back to childhood and adolescence Customer service working life post degree MS and unemployment I sit here as a 26 year old man unemployed and terrified to do anything constructive with my career. To many, what I've done so far would be considered a...
    thehappycovv thehappycovv 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 8, 2010

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    Pushing You

    I have a constant fear of letting other people down in some way or hurting them, which in turn hurts me too. I try not to let people get to close to me and if i feel like they are getting to close i push them away. I'm not doing it to be mean ... i do it because i care and i...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 9, 2013

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    it's funny how people think I'm supposed to fear them haha. if people truly think that then their ignorance must be bliss indeed. let's throw it on the table. I'm not afraid of...
    SladeTheLegend SladeTheLegend 18-21, M 6 hrs ago

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    This makes me pull into myself and distrust them. I can't seem to love and just love anymore... I dont want my grandmother to die. I know one day she will have to. I see her...
    Backspaceblogger Backspaceblogger 26-30 22 hrs ago

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    Well yes because i trust no one..its not coz of some personal bad experience..i just cant let people in..i am very vary of human ..i dont know why but i always am afraid that...
    QuirkyKiara QuirkyKiara 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I have passion about nothing in my life. It's always been like this. I don't want to achieve anything, I don't want to do anything. I just want the years to pass by and wait for my...
    Fwtw Fwtw 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I think this group may be the best place to write about this crush that I've been having for what feels like an eternity. And this post will be long and very detailed, so please...
    arcticray arcticray 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    It is a trust thing and a lot of people have hurt my feelings over the years.
    xEvangelinex xEvangelinex 18-21, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    Only that I miss, it's hard to lose a loved one and the worst thing your brother. The strangeness.
    katta01 katta01 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    This is the heart of which my pain derives. It is the reason I feel fear. If you have nothing to lose, then there is nothing to fear. I am terrified of liking this person too...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Its always the ones you love that has the ability to hurt you the most.
    Spirit000 Spirit000 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    The worst fear ever! I can't imagine life without my beloved family. 😣😦
    WhatIf2 WhatIf2 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I will never be anyones first choice....
    Nina10011 Nina10011 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I'm scared of losing a lot of my loved ones, but sometimes losing the most beautiful people in my life is what I fear losing the most! (The two families who love me no less because...
    derricksautism derricksautism 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    At the root of my behaviour, this simple but constant fear breathes. Every year I watch my parents age, hearing an imaginary ticking clock, counting down the time I have left with...
    sophiebelle27 sophiebelle27 26-30, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I thought it might be a little narcissistic to do one of these but I love reading them so I figured, why not. Here goes. 1. My name is Spencer 2. I'm a senior in high school 3...
    JerseyBoy16 JerseyBoy16 16-17, M 4 days ago

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    I will tell my what my disability is.. I have a learning disability with a TMI.. Witch is traumatic brain injury and PST chronic PST and depression and anxiety.. People like me...
    wawbanunagway wawbanunagway 31-35, F 4 days ago

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    Months ago u said that u didn't want to talk in "this level", that u had never liked me in that sort of way. I was devastated. I laid so many emotions on u and for you to say that...
    Laraamani Laraamani 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    There's actually a city wide survey to identify how many homeless we have. Finally. Maybe we will be able to do some good now.
    TrumpDestroyer TrumpDestroyer 26-30, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I cant help but laugh sometimes.They are so terrified of revenge for the centuries of inhumane treatment from their people towards us. Many are afraid to turn their back for a...
    aslyfox aslyfox 36-40, M 6 days ago

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    So many people on here are like the most fickle people in the world. I understand making friends is hard. I understand people want someone around to chat with all the time...
    Karmimiyan Karmimiyan 22-25, F Feb 2

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    As much as I would like to include more people into my life, I tend to keep everyone at arms length. The last thing I want to do is drag someone into the madness that is my family...
    Randomness46 Randomness46 22-25, M Feb 2

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    people seem so scared about the end of the world. always saying "OMG the government is going to kill us!" "OMG disease is going to kill us!" "OMG north Korea is going to kill us...
    Corick Corick 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 2

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    I have always had issues with getting close to people. I learned some hard lessons growing up about betrayal and trust. My immediate family was/is dysfunctional with a capital "D...
    angelwings626 angelwings626 46-50, F 3 Responses Feb 2

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    i am a huge contradiction when it comes to this topic. yes i am selective with who i share my personal life with but at the same time i am an open book and will discuss most...
    shecanonlydream shecanonlydream 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 2

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    I get anxiety the second I walk into school because I feel like everyone's eyes are on me.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 1

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    It's only another monday but this monday is going to be terrible. I'm definitely not ready for a latin test, i haven't studied at all. I also lost my locker key and im going to...
    GayUkes GayUkes 13-15, T Jan 31

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    I had a job at McDonald's. During that time I was quiet and unsocial. I only talked to the customers and the one annoying classmate who pushed me around. I was not interested in...
    lostfollower lostfollower 16-17, F 11 Responses Jan 31

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    I want to start a charity some day giving them jobs and housing
    polylove0210 polylove0210 18-21, F Jan 31

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    I would like to know if anyone feels the same way Right now and for a while it has felt like I'm the only one who struggles so much with this Like to the point where it effects...
    Jordbaerbonnie Jordbaerbonnie 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 30

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    No matter what social media site I go on I'm always careful on who I talk to. Almost all the time my intuition is able to pick up on which ones are real and which ones are worth...
    ThisStrangeEffect ThisStrangeEffect 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 30

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    might as well call me Blurryface because I care what you think
    GayUkes GayUkes 13-15, T 2 Responses Jan 30

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    I used to car what people thot of me, but after being exposed as a complete sissy girl to the public, I have got to the place that this is the way I'm going to have to live and so...
    bobbylee111 bobbylee111 41-45, T 1 Response Jan 29

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    1. I am 18 years old. 2. I really like the colours pink and mint green. 3. My favourite seasons are Autumn and Winter. 4. I pretty much have all the symptoms of Social Anxiety but...
    emjm013 emjm013 18-21, F Jan 27

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    Maybe it's because of the lack of romantic experiences in my life so far. The word "drama" comes to mind. I walk on the street and hear people yammering about their ex to friends...
    bender898989 bender898989 26-30, M Jan 27

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