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I Am Trying to Cope With Life

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    Everyone thinks I am strong

    and they all think that I can take care of them. I cannot. It is just wrong, right now. I am not in the centre of attention, I don't want it, but sometimes I feel like people could Ask me sometimes how I really am and how I feel.
    mubia78 mubia78 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 24, 2013

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    My Life

    each day is something different. some days are bad and others are okay. life itself is not all that bad but how i live it is another story. each day i see that i don't fit in..no driver's license, no car, and no job..have two friends. i'm loney and depressed. no one to depend on...
    prettyplussizeme prettyplussizeme 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 14, 2009

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    Mood Altering

    coping with reality is extremely difficult for me..i dont deal with my emotions very well : / and im a pretty sensitive and emotional person.. i tend to bottle things up..i dont usually speak up for myself. im generally quiet and introverted.. when i get sad i listen to sad...
    foamborn foamborn 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7, 2010

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    It Already 25 Days With Jobless Life

    I just decided to resigned from my new job. I couldn't stand for rude boss. I am a kind of gentle person. Always listen to them and understand take them as the way they are. But for this time i choosen to be jobless because I really cant stand for this kind of rude, unrespect...
    Indnight Indnight 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 16, 2013

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    Making The Best

    I've been through a lot of **** in my life and still come out strong. I don't let anyone or anything break me
    unforgettable77 unforgettable77 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 25, 2013

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    Growing Up With An Autistic Sibling And Social Anxiety

    Ever since I was a kid, I remember having an over reactive imagination, but it wasn't always a pleasant thing on my part... I was always afraid of the things I would think up at night and I had always dreamed of a place I could go when things got bad. I had this idea that I could...
    Silvershy Silvershy 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 17, 2013

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    It's a Day to Day Thing

    Life's not always easy; not always the way we want it; one minute, it could be heaven, next, it could be hell, but one thing's for sure---nothing's permanent. Even the tough times go. And though we go through a lot, we must all try to be strong. Every day is a challenge, a...
    mistyeyedlass mistyeyedlass 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 15, 2009

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    Coping With Everyday Struggles

    I have some very big struggles in life that lead to stressing me out alot. One of my major facts to this is that I am trying my hardest to lose weight and stick to a diet. The thing with that is I can only stay on one for so long then I get off of it and I gain it right back. I...
    khawk7921 khawk7921 26-30, F Mar 13, 2009

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    One Second At A Time...

    I know everyone copes with life: work, sex, drugs, kids, alcohol, school, family, money etc. But, it's a bit more complex than that for me. One second at a time, my mind is thinking "what should I do next?" But, my body is very slow to re-act to a decision. So, I cope with life...
    LovelessDeluxe LovelessDeluxe 22-25 1 Response Apr 27, 2011

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    "Things Could Be Worse..."

    I just wanted to write a little bit about what I consider one of the least useful concepts in life: "Things could be worse". You know the kind of thing, "Think of the starving in Africa - you have it easy in comparison" and all those similar things that people say to "comfort" us...
    artdeco artdeco 36-40 3 Responses Apr 5, 2012

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    Trying To Cope

    Trying to cope,The **** life's dealt,Need a change,So I can cope,Be happy again.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 31, 2012

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    This Is Not A Life.

    I want to live good life according to my partener feelings , but my wife dont understands feelings of anybody, I am live dead body no interest , no sex from last 5 yrs. no relations at all stay in a same flat but seprate rooms . Is this a life? I am well settled has good earning...
    vilasalone vilasalone 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 3, 2013

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    It Is Over

    It is over, mentally for her it is over. I screwed up. I can feel it in the way she speaks to me, touches me and looks at me. Her eyes have changed and it is only a matter of time. She will find somebody else and she will be happy and I hope she will be happy. It is all I ask...
    mubia78 mubia78 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 27, 2013

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    How To Make A Dream Board – Awesome Example

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    ThisStuffworks ThisStuffworks 26-30, M Feb 13, 2013

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    I still love her, I know that I can't have her, so I'm trying to be her friend, but its not working, I get nervous every time I see her. I want to be her friend, but she already...
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    I'm trying to accept that I can't ever been friends with my ex best friend, it's hurts and awkward but trying my hardest.
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    I didn't kiss you good night tonight. You "accidently" sent me a text about you ******* someone else and I can't get over it. Thinking about you ******* and kissing someone else...
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    I'm at the stage of my life when I can seriously enjoy it. I was married for waaay to long to a woman whose depression ran our lives. She's been removed from my life and now I...
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    life is really tough for me right now. dont really want to be here any more. fed up with exsisting and dealing with ****, nothing goes right so there is no purpose to being here
    evolution2012 evolution2012 31-35, M 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    You make me so happy and I feel safe I feel like I'll accomplish what I want in life with you and at the end when my time is up I'll look and be happy with life as my family will...
    myownbox myownbox 26-30, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    CoachJohn60 CoachJohn60 36-40, M 1 day ago

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    But easier said than done. I have so much stressing me out and lately I just don't know how to cope. It's hard to address an issue when you don't even know what's needed to treat...
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    *possibly triggering* I am so done. Just done. I don't know how much longer I can carry on. Everywhere I look all I see is failure. I feel... Useless. Unimportant. A loser...
    js246 js246 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    I lived a very exciting youth. I took tons of drugs, sold even more, and traveled around partying and being wild. I was very careful (read: lucky) and so I never seriously...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    2001 and 2003, we lost our children. Newly born, and stillborn. It was fundamentally the downfall of my wife, as shed secretly started drinking after both of our children had died...
    NottsProfGent NottsProfGent 46-50, M 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    uncomfortable,burning soul inside me,want to come out and say to my fiancee what she is doing is only giving me pain.i love her and got engaged to my girl ,we were in relation for...
    vegeta420 vegeta420 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    Today my brother slapped me round the face and was punching me so I lost it and stated punching him but I wouldn't stop I'm scared that one day he's gonna hit me and I'm gonna hit...
    miamousley miamousley 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    So, done with life right now. That dog was seriously my life and then I leave him with my brother for a few minutes and he's gone. FML
    rainbowkitties rainbowkitties 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    any body on here from Hereford england
    sto1 sto1 36-40, M 6 days ago

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    I don't know if this will count as me sleeping with a teacher, but I'll share this long story anyway. I've always been one to fall for older men. There was no exception when I...
    idolle idolle 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    Sorry if your mail and posts have gone unanswered, I started a new job and have been really busy, all is well and hope all is well with all my friends, I've missed talking to you.
    CDKristiK CDKristiK 51-55, M 2 Responses Aug 17

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    I was born with great talent, I learned to fix computers when I was a kid, excelled at martial arts and video games, slept in classes and got good grades anyway, could always see...
    anon8369 anon8369 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 16

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