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I Am Tierd of Always Having to Be Strong

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    Fighting For Justice

    All times I fight, most of the time for justice. I trully hate animal abuse, neglections, rassism, hypocrits, sometimes I hate myself, most times I hate myself. Trying to improve and change things around me and I try to remain my strong self. I never trully waver, and as a...
    Barlong Barlong 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 12, 2011

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    I Stuggle to Smile

    having to be strong for everyone is hard i suffer depression and panic attacks i cant sleep and dont want to get out of bed in the moring i  always put a smile on my face and go to work i am always the funny one and make people laugh but im always tierd and sad i find every...
    chooky chooky 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 13, 2009

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    It's hard to be everyone's pillar of strength.

    It's funny how they never ask you if your okay but your first the person that they turn to when they have had a bad day. They talk your ear of from the word go and you smile, encourage them , make them believe in themselves. It's as specially hard when you just need sometime to...
    Orblight Orblight 26-30, F Dec 3, 2014

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    I Am So Tierd

    I feel like I always have to be strong I can never have a moment that I can just feel I have to be like a statue that everyone crys on now dont get me wrong I dont mind always being there for people but the thing is nobody is ever there for me literally when I have a down day no...
    armywife26 armywife26 22-25, F 9 Responses Feb 10, 2009

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    Tears Flow

    Having to be strong all the time is so tiringSometimes I just need to cry and want someone to hold me and let me know it will all be ok.  Someone to let me know I am loved for me and I am valued, treasured, wanted, needed, and desired.Having to be strong I have to hold back the...
    Grits4life Grits4life 46-50, F 2 Responses Sep 5, 2011

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    Hear me ROAR!!! Ever since I was little, I've always had strong role models. My mom, grandmother, and even great grand. Keep the trend going!!
    ForeverFierce ForeverFierce 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 13

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    I am that daughter, wife, sister, mom... I have always been the one to take care of everyone, it has always been my role. I'm the strong one in my family, I have 7 older brothers...
    Backbone44 Backbone44 41-45, F Mar 4

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    Dearest daughterHopefully, one day you will read this letter. Probably I’ll get pregnant with you in the future. Or I will find you where you’re biological mother left...
    mishale80 mishale80 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Smart Relationships : My approach to build one . Atlast I permitted my boyfriend to enter in my life :) He will live with me in my house along with my family . Love these moments...
    rsushama73 rsushama73 41-45, F 9 Responses 5 days ago

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    By Bursting20 The Pee Dancing Adventures of Amy Young! Genre: omorashi-comedy Rated: PG for mild language, some innuendos and wetting Main Protagonists Amy Young An Asian...
    Bursting20 Bursting20 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 8

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    My small group of friends and I from the next town over, as kids we made up a lot of our own outdoor adventures. One time when they visited my brother and I at our dads in the...
    TheEnduringSunrise TheEnduringSunrise 18-21, F Mar 7

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    I have to adapt to life in countless ways. I've learned that if you don't adapt, and adapt quickly, you'll be miserable, filled with self-pity, and not be the person you were meant...
    stiltcourt stiltcourt 41-45, F 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    I've been through hell and back over the past few years in my life.Everyone has a story honestly I'm not going to go deep into my harsh reality. Life is like a roller coaster with...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 8

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    My background: First off I think it is important to point out that I consider myself an animal lover and I grew up with lots of animals. I had a dog who practically grew up with me...
    Endless22summer Endless22summer 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 3

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    I think my biggest problem aside from having a hard time sharing my feelings is that I always feel I need to be the strong one even when I just want to drop to my knees and cry...
    LizzyLife LizzyLife 36-40, T 3 Responses Mar 15

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    This is a long post so prepare accordingly.There's so much to tell that I'm not sure where to start. I'm not sure my story will receive as much attention as I require, either, or...
    somniatorlupus somniatorlupus 18-21, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    My life is different than I dreamed it would be. I always wanted to be the first, the best, the standout. I am aware of social factors that contributed to my competitive nature...
    CarrieSue CarrieSue 51-55, F 3 Responses Mar 4

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    Those who are unfortunate, those or are misunderstood, those who are hated are the strongest amongst us. Strength is not measured only by how much you can do but how much you can...
    SerMarcus SerMarcus 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 11

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    I would love to be able to share my story if it means maybe helping someone else! So here goes!!! I grew up in a christian home...my mom and my dad met each other and had me and...
    sfausett33 sfausett33 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 20

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    This ones for the homie, ryunlmtd , I have had many experiences in life and I'm only 15. I have 2 kids, I have gotten my heart broken many times , I've been abandon, I've done...
    Jr2299 Jr2299 13-15, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Smart Relationships : My approach to build one . Atlast I permitted my boyfriend to enter in my life :) He will live with me in my house along with my family . Love these moments...
    rsushama73 rsushama73 41-45, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I've always been the strong one, the one people go to when they've needed help or someone to talk to. That's the person I am, I try to help others but more often than not I don't...
    gigi0201 gigi0201 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    i don't have many people i can count on, or rely on, including my family lol.. so ive always been on my own ever since i was 16. ive become a strong independent woman thanks to...
    Endureandconquer Endureandconquer 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I have been with the guy I am currently dating for 1 year and 3 months now. It was great to begin with and but now we've drifted apart. He has cheated on me twice and every time I...
    kateleanne kateleanne 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 8

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    dad went to jail and my mom is never home I care for my sister and my brother so I have to stay strong
    boredgirl02 boredgirl02 13-15, F Mar 2

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    The feminine female friends I cuddle with and the strong ones rape me,not that I don't enjoy that,it just seems that's the way it's always been.
    bornfem bornfem 56-60 1 Response Mar 2

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    Me and my two sister where very poor growing up. we had a alcoholic drug abusing dad who would sometime hit our mom. not come home for days. finally they got divorced. then it got...
    mommyyah mommyyah 31-35 3 Responses Mar 3

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    Ugh where to start. I was always a "normal" size up until i was about 13. But even when i gained some weight i was only a tad bit over weight. I became depressed over personal...
    ramonascur ramonascur 18-21, F Mar 14

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    I'm strong in that I've been through a lot, but I feel weak. My anxiety is always there, ready to pop out at the littlest triggering moment. I've survived a lot but what choice did...
    meadowes meadowes 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I'm basically going to just rant right now. Today and tomorrow are going to be stressful for me. I'm homeschooled and quit my job due to panic attacks so I basically stay home...
    HazzaBoo HazzaBoo 16-17, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    it a long story any way i started a new work place last year i was happliy getting married etc and half way down i was working my ex shouted and controling me well we necame...
    shinylips123 shinylips123 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    everyone is dealing with lots of things but I don't know who I can talk to about it all. I'm okay, but I'm scared that I'm not strong enough to help everyone.
    starlingriptide starlingriptide 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    So we have broke up again! And this time I'm not fighting to make things better I need him to show me that I mean as much to him as he means to me! I want him to fight for me it's...
    LiilyPad LiilyPad 22-25, F Mar 4

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    We all have them, we all feel them. Having a bad day zaps your energy and kills your mood. But the sadness will end and things will get better, they always do. Staying positive and...
    Hm3454 Hm3454 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 5

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    Its true, I've always had a bit of a self esteem issue....and can be quite critical of myself, with the last serious relationship I had....my ex boyfriend said I was the ideal...
    sistahgirl39 sistahgirl39 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 5

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    Having a bad day "(( LORD please help me .. Things start going good then just one day alone everything just crumbles !!! Uuuggghhh # JUSToneOFthemDAYS
    RavenBreanna RavenBreanna 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 9

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    I have finally accepted it...I'm depressed. My current predicament,despite my convincing charade, is depressing the s$&t out of me. I am in the throws of a divorce from a man I...
    MelMel68 MelMel68 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    i always forgive people especially those who took my heart away then suddenly throw it away.. i dont know why and how i surpass thing is this situation.. they said im strong and so...
    exor14 exor14 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 16

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    I use to think social anxiety was something that I would have to live with forever. I thought it was just simply fear of people. But what helped me was understanding that 1. Social...
    Besillybeyou Besillybeyou 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 17

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    **This isn't the most organized. It jumps around a lot from before, during, and after the assault. It's not typed out in order of how things happened because I just typed what came...
    ChantelSurvived ChantelSurvived 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 20

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    I can feel it coming in strong waves. My head gets so fuzzy, i cant even think of my own name if i tried, then it starts to hurt, then breathing becomes really hard and labored...
    waytoonormal waytoonormal 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    I ended things due to an abusive relationship. For several months he tried anything to get me back and I ignored him Eventually he found a new gf and now they're expecting. Years...
    dearcarmen dearcarmen 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago