I Am Still Dealing With A Level Of Depression

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    The Cycle Of Depression

    I've noticed my response and replies are all over the place, some Kind and insightful others more pragmatic. I think thats because I'm still on a roller coaster, there's a sigh in the morning and ups and downs through out the day, the ups are always punctuated by "well I feel OK...
    davegecko davegecko
    51-55, M
    Aug 22, 2013


    Just about the deepest level there is. Where you feel you can go no further, want to go back to your past and redo it again and get rid of all this.
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    2 Responses Mar 8, 2010

    I deal with my demons through alcohol.

    I love the feeling I have after a few shots of brandy. I don't worry about anything as I drink.
    exhibiter1000 exhibiter1000
    56-60, M
    1 Response Dec 12, 2014

    No Matter How Happy I Am....

    When I'm away from home, I'm depressed. Being in the military is hard for me ever since I met my wife and was blessed by her bringing her 4 girls along with her. Now we have a son together. My wife is my best friend. My family is my world. To leave them is a terrible...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Oct 4, 2011

    Ever since I was four

    or five, I acted differently. I had friends but I spent most of my time talking to inanimate objects in my bathroom. I gave them names and stories and talked to them about my life and my abuse. They became my closest friends. Everyday, I'd spend hours in the bathroom talking to...
    ExperiencesAndNotMistakes ExperiencesAndNotMistakes
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 16, 2016

    I'm Doing My Best.

    I've been depressed for many years and only started being treated for it in the last three months. I'm already doing better. I would really like to make some friends that have also dealt with it, just to relate and understand one another. Depression has impacted my social life...
    WanaBAMama WanaBAMama
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 3, 2011

    Way To Many Years Now

    my wife is one of those that did not come home and i came home almost in a bag due to friendly fire
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2
    61-65, M
    Oct 2, 2011
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