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I Am Too Emotional

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    I need to be stronger.

    I cry with everything
    monicafixe monicafixe 18-21, F Jul 22

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    My Step Dad Would Tell You That

     Because I get carried away either in the theater or movies when things are tense on stage I either laugh my fool head off or sob.  My step-dad made me sit several rows away so people wouldn't know we came in together.  He had a hard time showing his emotions, much...
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M 11 Responses Oct 3, 2008

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    The Cloud That Has The Silver Lining

    I was born with so many sensitivities thanks to how my brain was developed. When my mom was pregnant with me, she worked in a military lab. She never worked in the radiation area but it was near where she worked and I was just beginning to be developed in her. She didn't know she...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Aug 10, 2012

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    Rollercoaster

    I wish I could turn off my brain and turn off my emotions. I am an emotional rollercoaster. I have depression and besides that i have always been emotional. I cry for no reason sometimes. Sometimes I am spontaniously angry, sad, lonely, or it's like a combo of everything...
    anna2029 anna2029 22-25 1 Response Feb 15, 2010

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     I Think/react/judge S...

     I think/react/judge solely with my emotions. Too often, I forget I have to mix logic and emotions together when I try and communicate with others. I'm extremely emotional but I work on it and accept it. I make sure to surround myself with people who understand the same...
    OldnDaysinSF OldnDaysinSF 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 13, 2009

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    Crazy Mood Swings

    It only takes a second to draw an emotion driven reaction from me. With Anger being the one easiest to envoke. i cry over anything. Just the first notes of a sad song are enought to bring tears to my eyes. My boyfriend yells at me and i break down. I've been working on not being...
    purplelovesfever purplelovesfever 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 14, 2009

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    I Don't Know What's Wrong With Me Sometimes

    I don't understand why I get so emotional sometimes. Around "that time of the month" I totally understand. But times like now, when I don't really feel in a depressed mood and not even near TOM. What gives? I was looking on our local Humane Society's website for registration info...
    DietIcedTea DietIcedTea 36-40, F Aug 22, 2009

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    I Pushed It Away

    I managed to push away the emotion for 10 years. I tried to use the logical side but, this last week.... road trips..... now I am an emotional wreck again. It hurts SO friggen bad to have all these feelings, all these raw emotions sigh
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 8, 2009

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    Have y'all ever felt

    so many emotions at once you felt like you were going to explode? Just wondering lol...
    ssaini9999 ssaini9999 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 20

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    Weird

    I'm too emotional. I feel things too much, too deeply, I need too much time to cope. But I very rarely cry. I'm in control though it's chaos inside. I don't know. I have borderline personality traits, I think. I'm not dependent, but because I keep...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 5, 2009

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    Flying on the interstate.

    . Driving for hours.. Resisting the urge to go faster.. Wind in my hair.. Music always music.. You can tell how i feel by the music im playing as it blares something upbeat.. Focusing on the road and scenery flying by.. Pushing thoughts and feelings aside.. Just letting go to the...
    sunpea sunpea 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    Way Too Emotional For My Own Good...

    I truly am too emotional for my own good. I swear. I am fine one minute, crying the next, and laughing right after that. its crazy. I rather just be in one mood, hell it doesn't even have to be a good mood, as long as its just ONE mood. I am so sick of being on a...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 15, 2010

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    But I Rarily Show It

    I can talk about my past, my horrors, and my nightmares. I can speak of the injustice, the abuse, and the anger. I don't feel it though. I talk almost as if it happened to someone else.... But then when I'm done, alone, in the darkness, that is when the terror, the anger, and...
    Simplyliving Simplyliving 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 29, 2010

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    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Aug 12

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    I Have A Problem Controlling My Emotions Whenever A Fictional Character Dies

    I just don't understand it. Whenever I read or watch the tele and a character I like dies, I start crying like I lost a family member. My most recent episode happened when I read Transformers MTMTE #15. When Ultra Magnus died, I started crying nonstop. Then Rewind died and I...
    ConstructionsUnite ConstructionsUnite 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 27, 2013

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    i cry almost everyday

    and i rly rly rlyyy want to become a stronger person that doesnt care about any one elses opinion :c
    terzei terzei 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    Speaking From My Heart...

    I think I really should toughen up sometimes.  I deal with people out of love and respect.  Its often viewed as a weakness.  Sometimes people don't believe or value the honesty I present.  I can't live any other way.  I try to give more than I take...
    ichooselife ichooselife 36-40, F 3 Responses Sep 7, 2009

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    It Doesnt Show

    I kind of lost the ability to show feelings...I only cry when I'm alone...With other people it's always the same fake smile and 'I'm ok'. When I used to be able to show my emotions it made me more vulnerable...so i suppose it's a good thing. But it gets really bad when I'm alone...
    itsMEandYOUknowIT itsMEandYOUknowIT 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 9, 2012

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    Apatheticguy Apatheticguy 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 29

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    I even cry for no reason.

    😥😥 At times I am super happy and other times I just break down.
    Alyzza123 Alyzza123 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    I'm Trying For More Than Myself

    I am a single mom of a 22 month old boy. He is my whole entire world. I do have a boyfriend (does that make a single mom still?) who I am very much in love with. He is wonderful with my son and makes me so happy. We have had some hard times in our relationship that seem to...
    littlejuliewinters littlejuliewinters 22-25, F 1 Response May 4, 2010

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    Interally

    Things just kill me on the inside. I can literaly remember things from when I was 4 years old and what pple said to me...lol and i still think about it..knowing damn well there's nothing i can do about it..but it just worries me to death.
    lostprophet lostprophet 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 28, 2009

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    I have a huge heart and it's been stomped into

    the ground to the point that I take every single thing personal and I break down all the time. It seems no matter which way I go there's quicksand to drag me down. I feel like I've lost everything and there's no getting it back. All I have are memories of days gone by and the...
    angeleyezz1975 angeleyezz1975 36-40, F Mar 3

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    It Has Good And Bad

    I was born with half a brain. The side that controls logical thinking and motor skills has never existed while the side that controls emotional thinking and artistic abilities has always existed. If you look at x-rays of my brain to this day, even at 35 years of age, I have a...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Aug 10, 2012

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    I'm the Biggest Cry Baby Ever!!!

    I'm always cryin bout something... or bouts to cry... && PLEASE dont let it be that time of the month cause I really be on and POPPIN... lol it be over the silliest things EVER!!! Sometimrs I'm sittin there like come on... get your **** together girl... SUCK it up... lol...
    MysticBeauty MysticBeauty 26-30, F Aug 9, 2008

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    Biting My Tongue

    I am way too emotional for this modern world. You're not supposed to show your feelings, just bite your tongue, get over it and fake a smile! Easier said than done... Somehow I've learned a technique which allows me to hold back tears for couple minutes, but even then the sound...
    Fennella Fennella 31-35, F 2 Responses May 25, 2008

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    I Cant Help It!

    I cant help but cry. It's my release. Some people punch walls, others scream. But I just cry. When I'm furious, I cry. When I'm sad, I cry. When I'm sick and miserable, I cry. Sometimes it's a hell of a sob and sometimes it just feels good to let tears roll out. Maybe I'm...
    Dappledog89 Dappledog89 18-21, F Sep 30, 2009

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    Maybe It's Good..

    maybe one day I'll have like a very happy phase in my life and all the extreme emotions make me super-happy.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 8, 2008

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    The Story of My Life...

    Yep I'm emotional.. and dont mind it... LOL sometimes it does get old... but for the most part im cryin or wantin to cry over silly things... or if i get depressed I'm SUPER E-M-O-T-I-O-N-A-L
    MsJuicyBoo MsJuicyBoo 22-25, F 10 Responses Mar 7, 2009

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    I Cry At The Worst Times!

    I absolutley hate the fact that I get so emotional and tear up when I'm extremely upset. For instance, when I get confronted by my boss at work who's a real *****, I would love to be strong and stick by my words and say exactly what I am feeling in a calm intelligent manner, but...
    EbonyKee EbonyKee 31-35 3 Responses Oct 8, 2009

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    Wish I Was More Logical, Less Emotional

    My husband has this amazing ability to know exactly the right things to say, or the right way to act in any given situation. He is a very logical person, always quiet and taking in his surroundings. I am outgoing and emotional, and when something happens I am not able to think...
    karmazrevenge karmazrevenge 36-40, F Nov 5, 2012

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    Sick Of Being Labeled Part 1

    Hi my name is kaylyn I live in mass Is sick of being labeled I have ADHD I can't spell, ummm.... Can't read ( I read at a grade 2 level ) i love Winnie the Pooh, I play with Barbies even thow I'm 14 I act 9 at home I also have autism. When I was told I had autism I told all my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Feb 4, 2013

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    Strong Woman Turned Cry Baby

    I am a strong woman that turned into a cry baby, never allowed myself to grieve and its all catching up to me, its been four months of hell. I miss the old me and the way things use to be,,,
    MiseducatedChik MiseducatedChik 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 7, 2008

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    I Am Strong But Emotional.

    I love every one in my life. In difficult and critical times always decide right and positive but don't like myself when can't controle my emotions.I always have tears in front of others at the time of dispute especialy in my job.I want to be strong there also..i cant face the...
    tehbuk tehbuk 51-55, F 2 Responses Sep 12, 2010

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    I Wear

    my emotions on my sleeve.  Things get to me far too easily.  I try and try to make sure they don't, and I'll be good for awhile, but then one situation will turn that all around, and I'll start to get pissed and worked up again.  I want to change this about...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 29, 2010

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    It Drives My Husband Crazy

    I will cry from anything and even if i know that the thing bothering me is illogical i will still cry about it My husband says that is because i am a women
    jewess jewess 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 15, 2009

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    In a Relationship

    First off let me start I am male haha yep :P, and when it comes to relationships I feel like at times I can be way wayy wayyyyy emotional, for instance the last couple months we have been fighting a lot more and not talking like we used to and I feel like it's just becuase...
    SAlan SAlan 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 26, 2009

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    I Cry No Matter The Emotion I'm Feeling...

    It's really rather irritating how emotional I get from the stupidest things. I cry when I'm overly happy, sad, scared, annoyed, stressed, and so on. I mean, I've heard how it's important to just let your emotions go, and let it out. But, It actually prevents me from saying what I...
    MzJo MzJo 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 9, 2012

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    Can't Stop Crying

    I am always crying and my family and friends now take a joke out of this which makes me cry more. I just can't deal with my problems without crying. I think I have remained sane for a long time because I cry out all my worries and it just makes me feel better. If I didn't cry I'd...
    misscry misscry 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 15, 2009

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    Strength From Within And Without

    One thing I have been tremendously blessed with throughout my life in spite of how I was born is strength. I have a lot of physical strength in spite of my physical lack and I have a lot of emotional strength in spite of all the storms life has seen me through. I have baffled...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Aug 10, 2012

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    So I was feeling dizzy

    and extremely tired, but the dizziness is whwhat made me think "am I going to have a panic attack in a minute?" So my hands started to sweat and I rumaged through my bag for my Propranolol and couldnt find it. I freaked out and burst into tears. I couldnt stop crying for my life...
    ElephantCozmo ElephantCozmo 16-17, F Aug 12

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    Tears Can Be Good

    I often times find myself just sitting someplace and crying over the littlest of things. Most of my friends think its funny but some get it. I guess I just have over active emotions haha. I'm very quick to anger, upset, or really invoke and emotion. But I'm very quick at being...
    PixiiHead PixiiHead 18-21, F Aug 19, 2009

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    Cry Baby

    I cry to easily. I also get freaked to easily. I don't know what it is. When I get nervous I just start to cry. I let all my emotional come up roaring out of my body
    firestarterfairy firestarterfairy 22-25, F Mar 5, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    I am sure I'm not the only girl who is too emotional for their own good? I literally cry every day over stupid stuff. Like I forgot my lunchbox the other day & it really upset me...
    pinkygirl101 pinkygirl101 18-21, F Aug 19

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    Im not attention seeking at all I'm really struggling i don't usually come on here unless I'm really bad because i get too emotional when i do come on but its all to much this time...
    DepressedKidd DepressedKidd 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Why Need Emotional Intimacy - Emotional intimacy is not the same as sexual intimacy. Sexual intimacy can take place with or without emotional intimacy, and emotional intimacy...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I sometimes feel I grew up without a father. And I sometimes think I would've been better off without one. Growing up, I could never understand the 'daddy's little girl concept...
    JacqtheRipper JacqtheRipper 22-25, F Aug 13

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    I am emotional, but recently, I have been more emotional, I have been getting so emotional very easily. Anything would bring tears to my eyes, anything would shake me from the...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F Aug 4

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    Hi there! Well, I had my first boyfriend at 15. He was quite volatile, a bully, very negative, publicly ridiculed people, had anger and anxiety issues, just a toxic person in...
    buttonthimbles buttonthimbles 22-25, F Jul 27

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    Why do I become emotionally attached to guys too soon/too easily or not at all? I've tried and tried to not be that way, but that seems to be the only way I fall for guys. If I don...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Jul 28

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    Took me a while to figure out why I like drinking so much. I really think it's because I'm able to have feelings and be emotional. I am so numb most of the time. Like a brick wall...
    455cargirl 455cargirl 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 10

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    I met my wife through a Christian dating service called "Equally Yoked." I wanted to meet someone who had the same beliefs and values as I did. She and I hit it off from the first...
    ludix ludix 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 31

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