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I Am So Tired of Being Alone

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    i have friends, i really do.

    some of them i can relate to so well and others i just wanna punch half the time. but i can never be truthful with them. they only know half my story and what they do know they judge me on. i cant tell anyone what goes on in my mind without the fear that im going to loose that...
    LoveLessOne97 LoveLessOne97 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 9, 2014

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    I wished sometimes that i get sick ,

    and be gone for a while just to see how many pple will realy care about me , and look after me ... well i got sick and was gone almost half a year , and instead of finding my friends there for me , i started loosing friends until i ended up all alone, guess i'm meant to spend...
    TheOtherFace TheOtherFace 22-25, F May 5, 2014

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    Just Babble

    I miss my wife. we were together for 11 years. She always accused me of cheating on her, never did. She left me for the guy nextdoor. There was four of us that worked together. My wife and  i and jason and julie. jason and julie were a married couple that need help fixing...
    offroadbud offroadbud 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 18, 2009

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    I isolate. I have PTSD.

    I'm not just saying that, it's my therapists diagnosis. She says that's why I spend so much time alone, why I don't trust easily, why I work so much. I'm not looking for a relationship, i'm not confident enough to bring anyone else into my life. I believe once someone got...
    veiledsadness veiledsadness 56-60, F Mar 6

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    I need a reliable, loyal,

    dependable, trustworthy friend. Every friend I had gossiped or took advantage of my kindness and I'm sick of it. Is there any good people in this world?
    Lunalovexo Lunalovexo 22-25, F 1 Response May 5, 2014

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    I'm Just So Ready To Give Up!

    I'm 18 I've been single my whole life, I'm just so ready to give up on everything. Ive tried so many times, but have failed. I've never gotten a girl I wanted. I'm so tired of being alone. I want to know what it's like to love someone, or to be loved. Sure I have friends, nobody...
    Wtwrestling101 Wtwrestling101 18-21 5 Responses Jan 28, 2011

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    Like always, I'm always left out on things,

    and no one really cares about me. I attempted and tried to socialize with people at a gathering, but I was never welcomed to join any conversation. What makes me upset the most is that I try to ask a question to someone, and that person just FREAKING IGNORES me, and then turns...
    caactas caactas 16-17, T 1 Response Jan 2

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    I fooled myself into thinking this self

    absorbed, greedy girl was my best friend for 10 years... Only to realize more & more that she takes advantage of my kindness and doesn't really give a **** about me. I did everything for her and sacrificed many friends to realize she's a fake too.
    Lunalovexo Lunalovexo 22-25, F 1 Response May 5, 2014

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    Just Babble

    I miss my wife. we were together for 11 years. She always accused me of cheating on her, never did. She left me for the guy nextdoor. There was four of us that worked together. My wife and  i and jason and julie. jason and julie were a married couple that need help fixing...
    offroadbud offroadbud 46-50, M 2 Responses Jun 18, 2009

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    What Should I Do?

    I am 23 and never een had a real girlfriend. Sure i've been on a few dates and even have som. But to be honest real good friends that r girls. But nothing more then that. To be honest its mostly my falt though. Up until now haven't cared enough to try. I always knew that i needed...
    archshadow archshadow 22-25, M May 1, 2012

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    Idk Bro Guess U Just Ride Solo..............

    to start, since i was young ive been lonley watchin kid sister play and always have a companion, parents had each other even tho their relationship was crap to say the least. Ive just allways felt soo alone even in relationships, marriage, long term relationships i mean...
    ridingsolo88 ridingsolo88 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 30, 2013

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    Being A Single Mom

    i've been alone and divorced for over 3 years now, and have yet to be in a decent adult relationship...i'm incredibly tired of being alone.  i keep telling myself that being the best mom i can be for my two boys should be fullfilling enough, but it just doesn't seem to be...
    petalsopentothemoon petalsopentothemoon 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 25, 2010

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    Tired Of Being Alone

    I'm 61 and been alone for mostof my life. Never married. I'm tired of being alone but have gotten use to it.
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 2 Responses Dec 5, 2011

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    How To Start Dating Again

    I married the first guy i ever kissed at the age of 19, six years later he cheated on me and had a baby with his co worker.  We were separated for 3 years and i am now divorced for almost a year. I don't have much experience with men, and its hard for me to trust any man. Now i...
    lovelonely lovelonely 26-30, F Nov 7, 2012

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    I am tired of being alone and married. I do everything by myself. he will not go with me even to the store all the way down to the birth of my grandson. I travel alot and I'm...
    MommaHD MommaHD 41-45, F 4 Responses May 17

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    Sometimes I guess I like being alone. It's almost like I need it. But other times it's toxic. Like being alone with myself is dangerous. Thoughts and feelings emerge from places...
    anisahyama anisahyama 18-21, F May 12

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    Being alone can be so hard at times, it seems like it's hard all the way around. Mentally, financially,physically, it's just hard!!
    kathrineh kathrineh 46-50, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    When I picked my mood for this, I thought lonely would be the obvious choice. I spend a lot of time at work, it's very stressful. When I leave work I come home and even though I...
    brian275 brian275 26-30, M May 2

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    It's strange, but I really don't like people. Save for a few amazing people in my life, everyone else just gets on my nerves. I actually have to interact and make an effort to...
    BigBlittleb123 BigBlittleb123 18-21, M May 14

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    I love being at home and alone so I can be at peace, and I don't have to act to please others. So I can be free of of others judgements, lack of acceptance, and anger. So I don't...
    criticalminded criticalminded 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    So I typed in "feeling lost in my 20's" on google and this app popped up. Basically, I do love being sociable and having a good Chin wag but working in London with weird hours...
    NurseR1265 NurseR1265 22-25, F 2 Responses May 1

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    Being alone after I have an outburst, just calms me down, makes me feel content and relieved.
    reivven reivven 13-15, F 1 Response May 1

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    I like being alone. It lets you gather your thoughts, think about life, study certain topics, and best of all, you don't have to deal with peoples annoying bullsh*t.
    powershark powershark 13-15, M May 9

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    I love being alone just listening to music thinking about life. It feels amazing
    AmyXgkz AmyXgkz 13-15, F May 12

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    Being Alone gives you time to actually figure out who you are inside and find the true meaning of life it's kinda lets you see the world from the outside
    TedDoesntCompare TedDoesntCompare 18-21, M 1 Response May 17

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    A few weeks ago I stopped talking to all of my "friends". Honestly, I have never felt better in my life. At lunch, I have time to relax, listen to music and draw instead of forcing...
    willowwisper willowwisper 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I am a writer, so the nature of my work requires me to be alone a lot of time. How else can one write if not sitting alone in a room? But there are moments when I feel so lonely...
    lonelywriter2015 lonelywriter2015 26-30, M 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I'm in the part of my life where facing big problems is something that I can't handle alone anymore. In the past, I used to think is a good thing to fight and deal with your...
    silence99 silence99 26-30, M 1 Response May 5

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    Alone in everything I do just don't understand why life has to be so hard and lonely on top of it all. Millions of people in the world and I'm still alone.
    Ifyouaskme Ifyouaskme 46-50, F 9 Responses May 7

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    It felt like everything negative in my life was starting to get a grasp around my throat; my friends, my family, and my ex-girlfriend. Didn't start that way. The year was 2012 and...
    Orchards Orchards 22-25, M May 12

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    I love to be left alone but at the same time I hate being lonely I like people's company
    aislin1801 aislin1801 13-15, F 1 Response May 16

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    Im terrified of social situations most of the time and prefer to be home but I feel lonely a lot. I need deep conversation and people i can connect with, but as I mature, my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I will be turning 23 this month and I've still never been in a relationship. I'm so lonely. I live by myself in a very remote area and I don't have enough money to move, I've lived...
    batjokes batjokes 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    I feel like everyone i talk to It seem it always end up in a argument so I'm gonna be alone for a while to stop myself from causing arguments
    thelittlekidindiapers thelittlekidindiapers 13-15, M May 4

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    Even when I'm not alone it can get lonely when I'm depressed.
    Cutie2013 Cutie2013 18-21, F 1 Response May 5

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    Ways I like to wind down/award myself after a long day: -- Music + hot coffee + paint through the night -- Find somewhere quiet + play on my ukulele -- Go for a long walk + amuse...
    girlwithhat girlwithhat 22-25, F May 7

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    I'm honestly better off alone but I have to say, sometimes it would be nice to fall asleep at night knowing that I had someone to wake up to.
    Madison18 Madison18 18-21, F 4 Responses May 8

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    People are annoying and care only about themselves, I stay away from them, the only person I have is me, being by myself; I can onlyblame myself for what goes wrong.
    Brandnewhim2015 Brandnewhim2015 26-30, M 1 Response May 5

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    I've been really, really happy finally getting the time I so desperately needed to introvert and focus on myself. This included some pruning of the friendship/acquaintance tree...
    BleuGardenia BleuGardenia 26-30, F May 4

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    Don't know who to talk to right now or how to describe this feeling that I have... It's like a lonely feeling. A soup with a lot of different vegetables and every vegetable is a...
    AmandizzLove06 AmandizzLove06 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 29

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    Stuck inside and nothing to do, not a fun day...
    pj83 pj83 41-45, M 3 Responses Apr 29

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    I just needed to get away from everybody today. Luckily my dad is out of town so I'm over at his place in the solace of his apartment. :)
    TheGirlYouNeverKnew TheGirlYouNeverKnew 18-21, F 2 Responses May 2

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    the house is so quiet. I have this irrational fear that when u look out the window there will be a face looking back at me. feeling lonely, and....paranoid apparently. ??
    Prettygal12 Prettygal12 22-25, F 2 Responses May 8