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I Am Scared Of Living Alone

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    I Don't Want To Be Alone.

    I was in a two year relationship with a guy I was completely in love with. We talked about growing old together and getting married, everything that I could possibly want. I have a great guy who loves me, and wants the same things from life as me. I never been happier. I had the...
    imgettingthere imgettingthere 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 1, 2011

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    Sick

    I am so so tired right down to every pore that I feel nauseous and actually retched a few times in the shower. Im living alone at the moment and I get scared so easily and I just can't sleep. I deliberately stay up as late as I can in an attempt to numb my brain because its...
    jellibeanz jellibeanz 26-30, F 6 Responses Feb 7, 2011

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    Not Sure Why I Joined This Group

    i guess, i used to be scared of living alone. i used to wonder, what would happen if I went for years without ever touching another person, would I become bitter, woudl I forget how to be around others, would i go so far into my shell I'd forget the way back out, or be afraid to...
    Musical Musical 36-40, M 1 Response May 21, 2010

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    More So Now Than Then

    When I was young, my parents got a bit over excited at my brothers intelligent level. To say it didn't irritate me would be a lie. But it always seemed like they were so focused on him and I had trouble making friends so alot of time I spent alone and it hadn't bothered me. As I...
    doritos1254 doritos1254 26-30, M Jun 5, 2011

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    Just Me And My Cat

    Right now I am living with my roommate, but in July he is leaving. I am not only worried about the financial part of it, but the solitude part of it. If I could hang out with the girl I know here, that would be refreshing, but we haven't talked in a long time. And I changed my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 13, 2010

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    For some reason I've always felt like being

    alone is like being rejected. Sure being alone for a while is okay sometimes but I don't like to feel like I have no one I don't like being lonely I need someone with me even if it's just in the next room I know that there is someone with me. Being alone in this empty house is...
    G992 G992 22-25, F Jul 11, 2014

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    I am not really scared but I would love to be living with my guy.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F Apr 22, 2010

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    ra51ch ra51ch 18-21, F 44 mins ago

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    Still am to an extent, I can't complain as I have it so 'good' materialistically yes. Marble floors, gaming rig, large TV, etc and what not, yes. Although I lack friendship of any...
    Ugnius2121 Ugnius2121 16-17, M 1 hr ago

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    Ugh I'm so scared for Tuesday!!
    ChevyGurl20 ChevyGurl20 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    I am a 37 yo male in the uk, I have been single and alone for a long time. I have no friends as they have all moves on and found happiness and I have been left behind seeking miss...
    Mark2301 Mark2301 36-40, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I'm alone for the next two weeks and I want to experiment sexually
    Lex246 Lex246 16-17, F 9 hrs ago

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    a world alone by lorde. i heard it the other day on pandora radio. all i have is: "the people are talking, the people are talking" with her humming in my brain over and over...
    cosmosdrift cosmosdrift 31-35, F 12 hrs ago

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    I really hate being alone because it makes me feel bad like different kind of people in different kind of states probably not going to bother talking to me
    carlos634 carlos634 18-21, M 2 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    It always been my nightmare.. But its happening now.. How I wish i could stop this and go there Rather than faking the fact somehow Your everyweekend is my weakness Spending...
    nalbyan nalbyan 31-35, F 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    Hell, most spiders bigger than those really little ones and daddy longlegs scare the bejesus out of me. And I live in Australia - 1300 different breeds of spider alone, and some...
    trentley trentley 31-35, M 2 days ago

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    I know it is a part of life because I wouldn't be experiencing it so much, I do not mine being alone and I am not afraid of being alone or living alone any more use to think I had...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Everyone will be alone someday, living on in memories only.
    RebellioustoanEnd RebellioustoanEnd 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Mostly it just feels like I'm talking to myself anyway. Living life inside my mind is the only existence I've known, sometimes I think about being an animal with fewer brain cells...
    Taynk Taynk 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    Here is my story... It's kind of a long one so I apologize in advance. I met my ex when I was 18, had just gotten out of my first serious relationship. We were friends for four...
    pollyphonetic pollyphonetic 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm scared Of future. I'm scared To go on with life. What if I'm alone in the future.. Can't let go of the past..
    AiCutter AiCutter 18-21, F a week ago

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    Because I was in a very abusive marriage, I am scared to try again. It has been three years since I escaped. For the first year and a half, I didn't date at all. I only...
    kitkat0216 kitkat0216 31-35, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I have look death right between it's eyes, many times in my life and I continue to be alive.Two years ago I had a deadly sarcoma cancer removed from my body.An eleven hour surgery...
    thebustierthebetter thebustierthebetter 46-50, M a week ago

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    One of my biggest fears is being alone. Because when I'm alone I have to listen to what's going on inside me head, that scares me.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 27

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    This is an Australian man on a Sydney bus sitting next to an attractive woman: 1. Opens up his news paper and reads the sports results at the back of it. 2. Does not look at the...
    tonino60 tonino60 51-55, M 3 Responses Aug 27

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    Scared of wasting my time. Scared for falling for someone that's going to screw me over. Scared of not being loved back. I'm not cold hearted I'm just scared & tired. Why is that...
    MissingMistake MissingMistake 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 26

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    PART THREE JONATHAN CIRCLED SLOWLY OVER THE FAR CLIFFS, watching. This rough young Fletcher Gull was very nearly a perfect flight-student. He was strong and light and quick in the...
    TheRisingPhoenix54 TheRisingPhoenix54 61-65, M 1 Response Aug 25

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    PART TWO SO THIS IS HEAVEN, HE THOUGHT, AND HE HAD TO SMILE at himself. It was hardly respectful to analyze heaven in the very moment that one flies up to enter it. As he came...
    TheRisingPhoenix54 TheRisingPhoenix54 61-65, M Aug 25

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    my brother left for college today and usually I don't interact with him or do anything but rarely. and now I'm sitting here crying that he is gone. I have 2 brothers but the oldest...
    epilz epilz 13-15 Aug 25

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    POSTING IN THREE PARTS. THIS IS PART ONE IT WAS MORNING, AND THE NEW SUN SPARKLED GOLD across the ripples of a gentle sea. IT WAS MORNING, AND THE NEW SUN SPARKLED GOLD across the...
    TheRisingPhoenix54 TheRisingPhoenix54 61-65, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    I have spent years fighting my own demons. And I lost. In the end, I wasn't good enough. I put my heart and soul, all that is left of my humanity into those I befriended. I have no...
    themanoflegends themanoflegends 26-30, M 4 Responses Aug 24

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    Last Friday I was followed home from school by this group of boys. There were four of them and they all appeared to be following me as I walked home from school. It seemed as if...
    allisonhashope allisonhashope 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    I don't think I'll fall in love for awhile; not after what happened. In my dark times I feel so alone. I was driving so fast but moving so slow because I'm ****** up beyond compare...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 23

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    I do feel alone at the moment. I am living apart from my fiancé due to my major back surgery. It is really becoming a problem, my loneliness. It is bringing me down and I usually...
    bluepinky12 bluepinky12 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 22

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    For a lot of reasons, I just feel so alone and dead inside.
    Johnviolinist823 Johnviolinist823 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 21

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    i just found out that I'm pregnant. the ****** part is that I'm single. All i want to do is keep the baby. but the father cant/doesn't want to. he already has a family to take care...
    thebeautifulprincess thebeautifulprincess 18-21, F Aug 21

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    Most people are scared, Most people don't make any achievement because they are scared, Most people lose each other because of being scared, most people miss the chance because...
    listenup listenup 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 21

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    I am deathly afraid of heights. I can't do it. I hate elevators the most. You know when you step in one and your fear starts to rise. The number of people that are in the elevator...
    Perseph0ne Perseph0ne 26-30, F Aug 21

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    I've cried myself to sleep like 4 times in the last week.. I hate being so emotional... Why can't I find someone who is scared to lose me and can't live without me?.. Why do I...
    theoneandonlyjerbear theoneandonlyjerbear 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    I hear the tornado sirens going off. I'm home alone and scared as hell
    Allcatsareawesome Allcatsareawesome 18-21, F Aug 18

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    We were out as a group, my wife and I with her brother and fiance', and having drinks at a waterfront festival this last weekend. When I picked up the bill, it was paid by an...
    JessicaDale JessicaDale 51-55, T 5 Responses Aug 18

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