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I Am Terribly Lonely

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    Drugs and Booze Cannot Replace the Affections of One For Whom You Deeply Care.

    I don't have much to say at the moment, but I figured I would state "something"... So.......... I'm a just a human male living on the fringe(s) of society. I'm typically a very nice and empathetic guy. No real judgments here... So if you happen to have something on...
    Mikempathy Mikempathy 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 3, 2008

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    Babs

    I HAVE BEEN MARRIED SINCE 1977 I REALLY BELEIVED I HAD MET THE LOVE OF MY LIFE I REALLY WORSHIPPED HIM. THE FIRST COUPLE OF YEARS WERE GREAT THEN A DOWNHILL SPIRAL AND DESPITE GOING TO MARRIAGE GUIDANCE COUNCILORS WE ARE NOT REALLY GETTING ALONG OVER THE YEARS I HAVE TRIED SO...
    Jan 21, 2013

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    But only I care about that.

    I'm not here to solve that however; I'm here at your disposal. So fire away, use me at will and I will do my best to answer and to cheer you up. I only wrote this because of you anyway.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 20, 2014

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    Dissapointment.

    I am very lonely in this world. People come and leave me then all alone with fading memories and a bitter taste of pain and dissapointment. I just get used to people very much. They leave and go ahead. I can just follow them with my eyes. I can just resign to my straits and sit...
    Irkala Irkala 18-21, F Oct 19, 2013

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    There was a cyclist killed in my neighborhood

    on Friday. The community responded with a "meeting/memorial ride." I attended because I was deeply moved (I saw the body in the street, I am a cyclist and a motorist) by this man's death. I know that people respond/process things like this in their own way. I know that tragedy...
    lilsnackmoney lilsnackmoney 26-30, F Jul 20, 2014

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    To my baby , If ever You get around to read

    this, I want You to know how truly deeply sorry I am... :'( I am sorry if I had offended you in any possible way, with my choice of words and topics. I didn't know it would scare You away from Me.. I was just being playful that time, and thought that you were too. Just so you...
    Listening2us Listening2us 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 20, 2014

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    No Job & No Money

    I am terribly lonely because I study in a country that I do not know its language, & because after 21 years at school & non stop try, I still have no job & at 27 I rely on my parents money. Just desperate & have no idea what I can do...  so much...
    ofogh ofogh 26-30 3 Responses Jun 18, 2009

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    Terribly Terribly Lonely

    i'm in love with someone who does not love me back and i can't wrap my head around that fact that we will never be together. i feel so lonely it aches. i've never had anyone care about me in that special way. i go home after work to an empty apartment and i just want to cry until...
    Justagirl80 Justagirl80 26-30 7 Responses Feb 5, 2009

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    Everyday

    Everyday I wake up, by myself. My mom calls only my name in the morning, and then I go the kitchen to eat breakfast... by myself. I'd ask her to eat, but she's cooking.Then, when I go to school, I arrive alone, looking around for my crush, who only seems to be there at a...
    pacificblues pacificblues 13-15 Jan 12, 2010

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    Always Alone

    i'm never interested in anyone. and when i am, it's so rare and so shocking and suddenly profound. and of course they are just "not that into me." and losing weight, and getting happier and more confident and obtaining more goals in life just do not seem to make it any...
    allittakes allittakes 26-30 2 Responses Jul 28, 2009

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    And Sick of It.

    Sometimes I just walk around aimlessly downtown, what does that make me? It makes me sick when I see people that are just hanging around with their friends, I used to be like that before my depression and now I can't even talk to people for longer than a few minuets, just out of...
    LakeShore LakeShore 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 5, 2008

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    Who Am I?

    I'm losing track of what is real in my life and what's in my head. Am i really alone and unloved or is it all in my imagination. I feel like I'm slipping away into madness and I'm desperately reaching out for somebody to pull me back to reality. But does anyone notice? Does...
    Arcentine Arcentine 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 13, 2013

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    I Need A Friend.

    Today I started to realize alot of things about myself. I really have become distant from my close friends, then I started to realize why. They are all so fake, dramatic & always want to talk about themselves. They never even want to listen to anything I have to say & when I do...
    Aligator122910 Aligator122910 16-17, F 4 Responses Jan 30, 2011

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    The Scam Of All Scams!!

    Well over ten years ago I was attracted to a Venezuelan woman who worked in a restaurant! I met her during the summer and she didn't have anyone to babysit her 4 year old daughter, so she brought her to work with her. One day, when I walked in and sat at the counter, there sat...
    MichaelD6801 MichaelD6801 56-60, M Nov 6, 2010

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    I am married with three kids.

    My wife is a kind person and (I don't think) has ever had an affair. In my business and social circles I am known and (I believe) well liked and respected. Although I don't consider myself physically attractive women flirt with me regularly. Yet despite these things I fell...
    hoimannkatnip hoimannkatnip 51-55, M 1 Response Aug 5, 2014

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    I feel empty Meaningless Sad Don't know what

    to do I cry sometimes Try not to think about it but it seems so vast like its all there is Ultimately I'm very alone And I'm really scared Wish someone would just take all away But there is no one I need people But I'm not at peace with myself I'm too isolated I mourn who...
    yeahtimesahundred yeahtimesahundred 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I am very lonely right now.

    I just sat on my right hand until it went numb and then held it with my left hand so it felt like I was holding hands with someone. I wish I'm holding hands with someone. but I'm not. I'm lonely.
    thefandomthief thefandomthief 13-15, M Jun 30, 2014

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    I Am Very Lonely

    I dont know what happened to me. I use to love to be alone and have no one calling me or asking me to do anything, no one would be around...and I loved it..I felt free.that all changed and i feel so alone and depressed but i have no one to be with. I had a boyfriend but he...
    whyamistillhere whyamistillhere 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 28, 2011

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    I've been single for just over one year. Have met lots of great guys. We seem to hit it off beautifully then it fizzles out. What am I doing wrong? I have so much love and...
    JustMe505 JustMe505 36-40, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Feel lonely? Makes you feel sad and think that this life sucks? If you think this way it means you are not alone. Many people feel this way. Some people feel lonely even if they...
    opennminded13 opennminded13 31-35, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    For the first time in a long time I'm feening the desire to be loved, to feel something real, something serious..you know scenarios we see in movies? The ones that seem so real...
    misyblue misyblue 22-25, F 1 Response 20 mins ago

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    It's midnight and I can't sleep because I feel lonely. Will someone keep me company?
    Kimbahbay Kimbahbay 16-17, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I happened to find this group and it is a somewhat bitter - sweet thing for me. Since I woke up feeling like I should just stay in bed all day, lonely and almost depressed at being...
    kabusi kabusi 36-40, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I used to be "popular" except my friends were real. then I stopped being friend's with one girl and she started turning everyone against me. I used to love school, now I can't wait...
    leanna14xx leanna14xx 13-15, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I've moved schools this year and although I have a group of nice friends, none of them enjoy doing the extra-curricular activities offered. I heard joining groups and clubs was a...
    JustAnotherPersonInSpace JustAnotherPersonInSpace 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Am I the only one in the World who are lonely? It's something you can't talk about It's something that isn't very good to tell others. It makes you feel even more lonely when...
    2greeneyess 2greeneyess 16-17, F 4 Responses May 9

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    I am lonely. I sit and wait for you, I know you text. I know you can't call yet I wait for you. I remember the way it felt when u touched me for the first time. I remember the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 11

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    Lately I've been going through a series of events in my life that have been really hard. I haven't had anyone to talk to about it either so I guess I could just let it out on this...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 3 Responses May 12

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    Please read this carefully and with an open mind...... I am currently living the worst life any person should be subjected to. To be honest I have never been happy in life. My life...
    Trust1993 Trust1993 18-21, M 4 Responses May 4

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    I am lonely as **** and in a relationship. That's the worst kind of lonely there is. Every day I wonder if this is something I even want to try at anymore. It sucks far less being...
    Nicoleeo420 Nicoleeo420 36-40, F 2 Responses May 12

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    I feel a little that people who are lonely is judged by others. And those who are lonely don't like to tell people about the feeling because they are so afraid to be judged. I don...
    2greeneyess 2greeneyess 16-17, F 2 Responses May 14

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    As of this morning I am single and grateful! I believe my loneliness will shift. I think my nature is to be lonely... To feel kind of on the sidelines and watching the game of...
    wayward71 wayward71 41-45, M May 14

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    Just came here to say, if you feel lonely don't desperate. It's just a feeling and a temporary situation. I've found a new great friend and some people who are not (acquaintances...
    Blackberries Blackberries 26-30, F 3 Responses May 14

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    I get lonely not sometimes but most of the times im alone especially on sundays when im at home and none of my friends are free,i get bored i wish i had few close friends but no i...
    Roadguy Roadguy 26-30, M 1 Response May 20

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    Why is it that no matter how much I support others in real life I get nothing in return? Why is it that way? Recently, I've been supporting my ex due to her being "sad" and "lonely...
    fatality500 fatality500 13-15, M May 21

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    I probably deserve to be lonely though. All I am lately is a self loathing piece of **** of a person who really doesn't even deserve to live. I think the only reason why i've been...
    mclovin31321 mclovin31321 22-25, F 3 Responses May 2

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    We got invited to a party as a couple. He asked me to go with him more than once. I just couldn't bring myself to go and watch him fake how happy he is with me. I couldn't watch as...
    WastedShadedDaylight WastedShadedDaylight 31-35, F 12 Responses May 2

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    Occasionally, I’ll suffer a “temporary” depression--usually at night when I’m alone in my room—because I’m lonely & not satisfied with my life (I’m 28). Almost...
    lovestarr lovestarr 26-30, F 5 Responses May 5

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    It's hit me like a brick at work. Like a switch I was no longer giddy, goofy, or happy. I just... dropped. Like a dying balloon, like a stone. Suddenly I the only smile I could...
    MissAutumn MissAutumn 18-21, F May 9

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    It amazes me how I care way too much about my friends and family. I'm often alone though. When I reach out to talk to them, I feel like I'm bothering them or they see my message...
    moniroars moniroars 22-25, F 2 Responses May 9

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    A couple months ago, my ex randomly wanted a break (just to find out really she dumped me) all via email. Dated for two years, and now I'm feeling really lonely. The realization...
    AnonymousBacon AnonymousBacon 18-21, M 1 Response May 9

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    Being lonely for the rest of my life has become such an issue that I can't overlook anymore.For the past couple of weeks I have been trying to cope with this issue. I have ventured...
    dreamydoc dreamydoc 22-25, M 2 Responses May 10

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    "We're all lonely for something we don't know we're lonely for. How else to explain the curious feeling that goes around feeling like missing somebody we've never even met?”
    crazihilary crazihilary 26-30, M May 11