I Believe I Am a Disappointment to Everyone

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    And I Am Tired of It

    The theme to my life has always been that I am not good enough.  After 41 years on the planet, I am done with this line of thinking....not that's easy to let it go...I have a deeply ingrained habit of seeing myself as less than those around me, unworthy of respect and just...
    SerenitySeeker SerenitySeeker
    41-45, F
    8 Responses Feb 26, 2009

    It's Truly An Awful Feeling

    I have tried to get over this sensation of letting all people around me down.  As a kid, I was always told that I wasn't living up to my full potential, and I loathed hearing it.  I think that I carry that message with me all of the time, disappointing all in my path...
    debmichelle debmichelle
    5 Responses Jul 18, 2008

    My Disappointment

    When you get built up just to be taken down or you work so hard to scale the highest heights only to be knocked to the ground. When you are always the one that is left behind then you realize that you are nothing more than a disappointment.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jun 6, 2011

    I Hate It When People Tell Me This.

    Bad experiences, poor chioces, lousy role models, insensitive interactions from people who are supposed to love you, not enough positive reinforcement- These are all reasons why people think they are a disappointment to others. Let me make this clear "IT IS NOT ALL YOUR...
    retiredfather retiredfather
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Feb 26, 2009


    i am so sorry, i hate to think about it but i am a disapointement for everyone i know even the one i love i just don't know what to do anymore ... if i am a disapointement for everyone why am i trying not to be one .. i always do my best to do everything right but its never...
    Thompsons Thompsons
    2 Responses Dec 17, 2012
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