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I Am Subject to Having My Feelings Hurt Easily

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    Life-Long Struggle

    The slightest thing can shatter my emotions and hurt me easily so now my parents are careful with me. After a recent breakup, my mind crashed and threw me into intense depression. Now I take an antidepressant. I also have pretty intense anxiety and suffer from Generalized Anxiety...
    BloodyTale BloodyTale 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 18, 2013

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    After three weeks of having no job due to being

    let go from my last job I'm struggling with my new job. The girls I am working with keep finding things to nit pick about. I use to work at a location exactly the same and I'm use to doing things that way yet they expect me to do things their way. I applied at this job thinking...
    betweenlustandlove betweenlustandlove 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 6

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    I Think It Because.....

    ......i tend to take everything that is said to me really seriously, and this is because i was bullied alot in school, so now even if i know someone is just mucking around, i will take it seriously and it will upset me rather alot. i'm always told i cant take a joke, but the...
    sezy sezy 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 17, 2007

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    Sassy Is Gone!!!!!!!!!!!

    hi my name is ashley and i had a dog named sassy she was a couple months old and she was not house broken andshe would use it all over the house it was my brother dog and i just took over cause no one would help train her i would try my best. i needed help i would ask,anyways...
    detroitashley detroitashley 16-18, F Aug 9, 2007

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    "my Feelings".................................

    You think i'm happy but i'm sad. You think i'm okay but to be honest i'm mad. You think i'm fine, but in my head i constanly ask why you think i'm insane.......but you don't see that i'm in pain.................I scream, i shout, you think i'm attention seeking, god you think i'm...
    Anto815 Anto815 46-50, F Jul 11, 2011

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    If It Is a Major Problem, I...

    If it is a major problem, I handle everything well, but small things tend to hurt my feelings more. A look or remark can upset me....
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 6, 2008

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    Oh Hell Yea

    I am a super sensitive person.And the littlest things set me off.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 9, 2011

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    I Can't Think of a Title.

    I've been so emotional the past several days.  It's driving me nuts.  Last night I cried my eyes out, one of those snotty, breathless cries.  I haven't cried that hard in at least a year that I know of. My fiance gets put into an awful, depressed mood at the...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 28, 2009

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    Like Yesterday....

    I've come to that point in my life where I realize that my mother is never going to accept or love me for who I am, but that doesn't keep my feelings from getting hurt every time she says something hurtful. Yesterday I overheard her say something about homosexuality. It hurt my...
    explainit2me explainit2me 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 16, 2011

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    So Sick Of Trying

    Even the stupidest, slightest little passing comment is enough to make me start seriously doubting myself. I have no self confidence and no self esteem. I try excruciatingly hard with my art and my writing just to hopefully get the validation I need, and nothing is ever enough...
    MeAsAPillow MeAsAPillow 18-21 1 Response Sep 18, 2011

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    Hurt.& I Guess I Caused It.

    I am a person who sees the good in others, I forgive, forget, and reopen my heart, I know that in every being there is a thresh-hold separating hatred and love, but I usually end up on the side of hatred, I get dissapointed, but in life you could either put yourself out there, or...
    pumkinhead2004 pumkinhead2004 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 12, 2007

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    I Get Hurt Easily

    well i must say the since i was once hurt allot by someone who was sopoused to love i find that the least thing ends up hurting me.
    emy emy 18-21, F Mar 11, 2008

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    I Know

    iam with a new guy i dont want him to be differnt i want to spend my life with him iam just so afraid he will hurt me i realy like him he is differnt  i love him so much
    dorothy66 dorothy66 19-21, F Feb 14, 2008

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    You Have Really Hurt My Feelin...

    you have really hurt my feelings asking such a question
    myluce myluce 36-40, F Sep 22, 2007

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    It Sucks.

    I hate it. I wish I was just able to blow things off. But sometimes I can get hurt so easily.
    marinewife24 marinewife24 26-30, F Sep 23, 2007

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    Surely, I Have No Control O...

    Surely, I have no control on my emotions whatsoever....soooo, I only have a conscience to worry about.
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine 18-21, F Aug 6, 2008

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    Yes I Am. ...

    yes I am. I am way to nice and I always get screwed in the end.
    irishwannabeky irishwannabeky 26-30, F Sep 22, 2007

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    Feelings Hurt...

    This ties in with the thinking too much problem.  I read too much into sh** that I shouldn't and sum it up in my mind to something a little off the reality.  Many of us do.  I remember once my parents were acting funny..  and I dreaded their trip home because...
    FrogsBabygirl FrogsBabygirl 26-30, F Sep 22, 2007

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    Everything Effects Me

    I have worked hard to come across as laid-back, confident, even playful, and with meticulous observations, and a TONNE of mental rehearsal, (practically any moment im not doing something else, at least a dozen scenarios a day every day for the last decade) i can easily come...
    djpanda djpanda 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 9, 2011

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    I Feel Like I Am Getting Ignored

    I have been going through a divorce after 8 years of marriage. I have 2 children and my husband left me because he says "he doesn't love me anymore". I am trying to deal with it the best I can but it really hurts. I have a best friend that I...
    sonnier sonnier 41-45 Dec 28, 2009

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    Being Taken For Granted Hurts

    I have pretty much raised my grandson, he turned 18 today. His mom and dad were drug addicts and never really gave him the time of day. He was in alot of pain for alot of yrs. over it. I pretty much put my life on hold to raise him and never minded it a bit. He has truly been...
    girl56 girl56 56-60, F Aug 28, 2013

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    I Get Too Hurt and Retaliate.

    I hate to be judged...and i hate when people are overly critical of me. but then again, i am very critical of others at times. If i feel like someone needs to know something about themselves, ill tell them and i wont hold back. i call it my brutal honesty...and thats why i have...
    Br0kenAngel Br0kenAngel 26-30, F Oct 30, 2007

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    My Feelings Were Hurt

    Sometime last year, I met up with someone who wanted to get together.  I told her something and she hurt my feelings. I haven't told her.  For her it must've been a small issue cause it doesn't involve her but to me it is a great deal.  People can be so ignorant sometimes.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 28, 2011

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    Always the Victim

    the two most important men in my whole life??I cannot have either one of them ."so what"  I hear you say ,but yes you are right, but isnt this a website where you can express yourself???a form of self -help-counselling??At present I dont want an yone else I just...
    blondiesindy blondiesindy 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 12, 2008

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    It Happens

    If I'm already down then of course it's easier to take me down faster. I think we all fall harder, get hurt easier and have our feelings hurt easier when we are already vulnerable. Yes, I get my feelings hurt easily at times but not always...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 22, 2009

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    Crying,,again

    I try not to let it get to me,,BUT it does a small remark,a comment,,,even a look will bring a tear to my eye,, I guess I am such a big baby...But I am trying really I am I tell myself ''be strong'' they are just words,,but words hurt to....
    YouWhoRainDancer YouWhoRainDancer 41-45, F 3 Responses Apr 2, 2010

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    Owning My Hurt Feelings

    Oh boy.....I have finally owned my constantly hurt feelings and stopped blaming everyone else for being the cause. I am sensitive but have not owned that in the past either so I have been blundering around in the world, boundary-less and having the feeling of being hurt...
    Jeannajay Jeannajay 51-55, F May 31, 2012

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    Hurting Bad Today :-(

    Today I feel hurt big time :-( I know the person concerned doesn't know they have hurt me so much and I know it was never their intention to hurt me, but they did. It is probably something most people wouldn't think twice about but so many things are getting on top of me and that...
    gem1969 gem1969 41-45, F Sep 3, 2013

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    Sick Of Trying...

    My husband and I were out shopping and I picked out a new Christmas stocking for my 5 yo daughter since I didn't like the one she had. I picked a nice deep reddish/burgundy sparkly one. I could tell he didn't really like it but I got it anyway. My husband commented that it didn't...
    AutumnSkeye AutumnSkeye 46-50, F 8 Responses Dec 20, 2011

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    I Get Hurt Very Easily

    I hate that and I know why it happens. I truly believe in people very easily. And then I get disappointed very quickly. And it hurts. Why I trust anyone I don't know so fast?! Am I just a stupid lemur? I know people are not always what we think they are. I'm innocent. That's my...
    enchantedlemur enchantedlemur 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 25, 2008

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     i Have to Really Put ...

     i have to really put things into pespective at times i wear my heart on my sleeve
    sweetstacey sweetstacey 26-30, F Aug 6, 2008

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    I've resisted allowing anyone to become close

    with me, relationship, friendship, and familial wise because I fear being hurt. The more time I spend around people the closer they become, my flaws become visible, and their simplest comments can cut deep. So I tend to distance myself from people. I don't want anyone to know me...
    jhow jhow 22-25, M Feb 25

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    I Dont Know.

    I am what you would call in high school a coward, *****, *****. Whatever, at least according to me. Adrinaline begins to pump at the slightest argument and I cant help but feel I am a coward. Take for an example   Girl makes funny noise I say something NOT intending...
    mcjamesv1 mcjamesv1 16-17 3 Responses Apr 13, 2010

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    I went on a date with an amazing guy,

    and I can feel myself falling for him already. He picked me up and gave me anime and Japanese films - which is so sweet because he remembered that I liked those sorts of things. We spent the entire day together at the beach eating ice cream and pizza and then watching a film. We...
    WeirdIsMyNormality WeirdIsMyNormality 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 8

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    Feel Bad

    I think I am just too out there. My family always seems to be able to know the best times to make me feel bad. It is usually when I need their help the most. I just try not to tell them things anymore.
    Kittenhead Kittenhead 41-45 1 Response Aug 28, 2007

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    I Wonder Why

    i wonder why i am so easily hurt, some people don't hurt like i do, but it seems like almost everything gets to me, even things that shouldn't, hell i hear about someone else's messed up life, and it upsets me. idk, i guess im ust fked up
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Oct 14, 2009

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    Over 20 years ago!! It makes me question my wife's love. Hey - it was upsetting people!!! Boo hoo
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