I Am Spending Christmas Alone

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    A Bit Depressed This Christmas Eve

    I just moved away from my family to go to school (funny story, they moved out of state two weeks after I did). Now I'm in a new town and my roomies have all gone home to spend time with their families. I don't have enough money to go see my own family, which now...
    alexisnerdy alexisnerdy
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Dec 25, 2009

    Not by choice. So this is my first Christmas

    alone. I'm determined to make it festive regardless. I did wrap presents for my significant other's family members last night, and I'm playing John Lennon's "Happy Christmas" right now. I adore the intricacies of folded wrapping paper, getting it just so. And I made copycat...
    Solfeggio Solfeggio
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Dec 24, 2014

    I'm feeling pretty alone today.

    I spent Christmas Eve alone before, but today is the first Christmas Day I have ever spent alone. I was invited somewhere, but my car won't start. Had an ice storm here and a tree is precariously hanging over my house, waiting to drop. My ex-boyfriend, whom I treated like...
    richmond1958 richmond1958
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Dec 25, 2013

    For the first time in years,

    I am spending Christmas day alone with my parents. My wife and I are in the middle of a divorce, and I only got to see my children open their presents before disappearing to their other grand parents (where I am not welcome). So I only had a couple of hours with them. I had no...
    MrSquishy MrSquishy
    41-45, M
    14 Responses Dec 25, 2014

    Yup..spending Christmas alone is what I wanted.

    . I'm not welcomed to celebrate Christmas with my family, even though I live in their house! After a fight with my parents, they told me I'm not allowed to have dinner with them or open any gifts since they said they're just going to give them to my sister. This is the third time...
    cl20 cl20
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 24, 2015

    Spending It Alone

    I give up hope. I'm done with trying. I'll spend xmas alone and cry myself to sleep. No one cares about me. I have no family. NO REAL friends. So why even try...
    NicolesWay NicolesWay
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 23, 2012

    Really depressing actually.

    ... long ways away from family this year.... no one to kiss under the mistletoe... I used to LOVE Christmas... this year... I just want to season to hurry up and be over soo I stop feeling so lonely..
    RaynieLove RaynieLove
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 25, 2013
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