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    last 2 weeks of school

    before Christmas break. lots of tests, assignments and exams to do ):
    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 4, 2014

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    I feel silly for stressing out about this,

    but there is a major NFL playoff game on Saturday and I also have a business dinner meeting at the same time that reservations were made for since october... I literally want to cry because the last time I missed a seahawk playoff game they lost!!!
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    Stressed out it's an understatement

    for me right now. So my son's fathers parents called and I wasn't going to answer it because I thought they were going to annoy me about my ex and I always arguing so I didn't answer . The 3rd time they called I was like what's going on ?! They never call me and why call me when...
    Loving1234 Loving1234 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 20, 2014

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    Serenity NOW !!! Calgon !

    !!! So stressed. My company switched to new management systems software on Nov 3. Horrible time to do that. Being in finance/accounting, I have year end fast approaching. Approaching like a runaway freight train, in fact. The changeover is not going well. I am working 11...
    DixieDude21 DixieDude21 56-60, M 11 Responses Dec 9, 2014

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    I'm feeling dizzy I'm

    so stressed...
    SPIDERLIMBS SPIDERLIMBS 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 23, 2014

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    Today's just another of those days were I just

    feel really tense,I went to get some grocery's today and i was super anxious hated it,wanted to leave fast hated when people would stare at me thats how i felt like so many damn people and everyone was looking at me and judging me,so uncomfortable..I dont know why? but my...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 3 Responses Jan 4

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    My family is broke. My mom told me she

    and my dad might sell their wedding rings just to pay the bills. I told them I won't let them, and I'd sooner sell my stuff, so that's what I'm doing. I'm selling any of my gaming systems as I can so my parents don't have to sell their wedding rings. Today, while out trying to...
    AgentSickler AgentSickler 18-21, M 3 Responses Nov 10, 2014

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    I'm juggling tasks but progressing on none of

    them, just wasting my time bitching about them
    SammiSakura SammiSakura 13-15, F Dec 31, 2014

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    Woke up with a pain in my chest

    and I'm feeling severely depressed...
    Rosebox Rosebox 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 10

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    Ever sense I figured out what reality was I've

    been fighting for people. Every single time I would see someone in pain I would help them. I'm only 16 and all this stresses me out so much. So much in fact my bf is forcing me to take today and relax. God I love him so much. He's the only one that knows how to make me feel...
    UnconditionallyGone UnconditionallyGone 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 1

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    teen07112 teen07112 18-21, F 1 Response May 21, 2014

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    So. Much. Homework. And reading.

    I'm studying to be a nurse and there's so much to do with so little time and I can only really study after my daughter goes to bed for the night at 8-8:30 because she just turned 14 months old and is in to everything!!! Lol But I need to do the best I can for her <3
    laur94 laur94 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 6, 2014

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    i feel that i cant think straight anymore i feel

    that i cant focus anymore i feel that being silence is best for me than say something stupid that may hurt someone or make me regret i dont know how to express this.
    chocolattee chocolattee 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 29, 2014

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    I'm trying to create a vent-like-net

    for industrial chimneys made of moss. I'm hoping it will trap the CO2 before it fumes out of the chimney. This will prevent excess CO2 from escaping into the air, which greatly damages the Earth by doing so. However, I need to measure how much CO2 is trapped in the moss. Does...
    risingangel risingangel 16-17, F 13 hrs ago

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    I wish I could run away to a tropical island

    and never look back at my old life. No school, homework, drama. I'd take my best friend with me and we would have a blast. Being lazy in the sun all day, singing by a campfire every night. Yet here I am, stressing over homework. Close to a breakdown even though I just had...
    CactusHugger CactusHugger 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    I know I should not let it

    but anxiety is getting the best of me. The constant state of absolute stressed out is exhausting ..... I need a vacation from this hellish reality . It's getting harder to fake it.
    kitticat007 kitticat007 31-35, F 9 Responses Dec 3, 2014

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    ShanaiyaGrey ShanaiyaGrey 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 12

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    Constantly. School is just crazy.

    I can't handle it all. I always manage to get it all done, but the feeling of failure overwhelms me.
    Megsupermario Megsupermario 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 10

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    I was stressed out today.

    My ex husband had lost his job, the house, everything. And since his entire family are psycho, and because he is the father of our child, he turned to me for help. Surprisingly, my fiancé agreed to lend him our spare room in the basement. But he's been here for a week, and it's...
    DreamChristine DreamChristine 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 3

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    Tonight I'm going to eat

    and drink with my friends. I'm going to enjoy tonight and ignore all the stress I've been feeling. I'm going to ignore my money problems, my self esteem issues, my work stresses all for one night. I hope I can actually do it.
    ErraticallyGrey ErraticallyGrey 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 20, 2014

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    im so stress :'(. my mom always scream at me .

    even when i talk to her very slowly . i cant live together with my parents . i cant. i love them . i just cant live with them together . i have many problem with my self. and this home that supposed to be comfort place , its not. i just want to cry . what i do what i say thats...
    onikaa onikaa 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    been thinking about killing myself

    after highschool, i wont make it into college, the only thing im sorta good at is a worthless skill that wont make me money.
    RavenRena17 RavenRena17 18-21, F 6 Responses Jan 3

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    Adult Resignation (we Should All Do This) Lol!

      To Who it May Concern: I am hereby officially tendering my resignation as an adult. I have decided I would like to accept the responsibilities of an 8 year old again. I want to go to McDonald's and think that it's a four star restaurant. I want to sail sticks...
    lostsoul73 lostsoul73 31-35, F 15 Responses Apr 10, 2008

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    Bills

    I am very stressed out due to the fact that the Scottish Gas want to put my payment plan up from 38 pounds a fortnight to £1,32 and increase of 3 times that amount almost less than a 70 pounds a week to pay other pays and clothes and food and bus fares no wonder people try and...
    rosesweet rosesweet 56-60, F 2 Responses Dec 20, 2012

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    Everything is piling on top of everything else

    and the pointless tasks that need done are shouting in my ear. I have so much more important things to take care of than all of this. But of course, I suppose I'm the only one that considers them important.
    AshWhoKnows AshWhoKnows 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 12, 2014

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    I have been letting things

    that are beyond my control take over my life and I need to just let go of some of this stress so that's what I'm going to attempt to do now. It's not healthy and my body is unhappy about the stress so I just have to find a way to make it less consuming.
    unfixablegirl unfixablegirl 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm in my early twenties.

    Stress has been my companion for years. When I was a young kid I moved abroad with my parents and when finally going to school with all of the kids who were locals - that's pretty much the moment when I became a loner. Or started to feel like one. So my social life has never...
    nightowl007 nightowl007 22-25, M 12 Responses Dec 17, 2013

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    School, parents, homework,

    dramatic social life...aaaack!
    kdemora kdemora 16-17 2 Responses Apr 24, 2014

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    I've made decisions in my life

    that some family members have taken exception to. I'm so overwhelmed by rejection and arguments ..... Why is one generation so accepting of those who identify with LBGTQI and yet others will slam the door in your face?
    femmeme femmeme 36-40, F 3 Responses Jun 11, 2014

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    Tell Me How

    tell me how u deal with it coz i cant tolerate and burst in fire tell me how u smile like tht coz i cant smile wen it hurts tell me how u are so patient coz i cant be like tht and can only be me tell me how to live this life and deal with it & all with love tell me god u...
    mellifluousme mellifluousme 22-25, F 12 Responses Sep 4, 2013

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    MadNocturnes MadNocturnes 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    miserableamy miserableamy 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2014

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    If I don't have an internship by Tuesday,

    I'm basically screwed... Yeah, it's Saturday and Monday is a holiday... Shittttttt.
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 12, 2014

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    Do you ever wake up in the morning,

    make your partner their coffee and a good breakfast, for them to sit down and start to argue with you... About pointless things. Then twist things around, and cause unnecessary stress. All the while you're thinking, "why did I just spend my time making your morning as good as I...
    St4rbright St4rbright 26-30, F 11 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    I am so frustrated and stressed out.

    I feel like I haven't done anything significant. I'm 20 years old and an incoming junior in college. I want to start a business so badly and am tired of school. Sometimes I have no idea why I'm suing 60k a year to study stuff I don't really care about. I just want to get out...
    chocolatestarfish123 chocolatestarfish123 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 23, 2014

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    I have a job interview tomorrow.

    It's the second one for the same job. Which is stupid, because it's a minimum wage job. Are multiple interviews really necessary for a stupid part time job? No. I don't think so. And I was so stressed for the first one. And then he said I had to come back for another one. I...
    jaisikae jaisikae 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 22, 2014

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    Just finished 2 assignments due in at 2pm

    and handed them in at 1:30pm #photofinish . But now I've got an exam on Thursday n I have properly started revision fml :/
    theusunghero3 theusunghero3 22-25, M Jan 5

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    adekue adekue 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    LIFEGOESON805 LIFEGOESON805 16-17, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Rosebox Rosebox 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 13

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    I thought the holidays were suppose to be fun

    and a time to spend with family. When did it get so stressful and expensive? I was so excited because we are going out of town and now I have people made at me because I won't be home for Christmas and I had to spend money on gifts for everyone and I have to get my dogs all...
    maggiemae89 maggiemae89 22-25, F Dec 17, 2014

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    Whenever I stress out,

    I have a really bad habit of biting my lip. It's hard to stop :/
    143blondieee 143blondieee 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 3, 2014

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    I have to put on a show give a smile

    and say everything's okay. But only some know that it's not okay and they act on it. But some of those some are people who don't get me who are people I can't talk to and they try and force me too. Then there is my best friend the other some who I can talk to and she will...
    cutemonkey cutemonkey 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    Rosebox Rosebox 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    lovelinessbathes lovelinessbathes 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 1

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    I should have been studying

    now since I failed two other exams but here I am disappointed and procrastinating :/. By the way I can pass the exams but Im trying to get the scholarship ...4 exams left 😓🔫
    ayatea ayatea 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 17, 2014

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    School ends for me next Friday.

    I have 4 finals coming up, starting tomorrow. The following Monday, I start internship. While I am studying for finals, I am also doing the final editing on a book my friend wrote before it goes to the publisher. I have to get some pretty scary tests done for my health. I...
    aaaagggghhhh aaaagggghhhh 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 16, 2014

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    Jabx82 Jabx82 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    I sing at least 10 minutes a day to relieve

    stress.. And right now I need to spaz down...I'm really stressed about my music exam, and I have an iron chef competition to worry about (a school one, not the one on tv) and my art culminating project was due last week and I won't be done for another week.. And exams are a week...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 11

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    Things keep getting worse.

    But hey. They have to get worse before they get better, right? Yeah, I don't believe that bullshit lie either.
    LadyFranco LadyFranco 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 7, 2014

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    Finally finished my essay,

    climbing into bed at 1:45am. Probably should've finished my homework for other classes but I figured I better try to get a couple of hours of sleep before I have to wake up for school at 5:00am. Graduation needs to hurry up before I lose my mind!
    nottheaveragegirl nottheaveragegirl 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 4, 2014