I Bottle Things Up Till They Get Too Bad

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    My thing is I dont like to make other people feel uncomfortable and if I feel discomfort or any kind of akwardness in a room I will shut down completely and get very quiet. If the energy in a room is negative or bad I feel like I cant function. So when I'm angry or upset...
    abstractjunkie abstractjunkie
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 29, 2010

    I Sure Do

    I have the nasty habit of doing that. I try not to do that as much, but I still have things I don't talk about. I guess we all have our secrets. I just hope mine don't eat me up. I don't think they're the hugest things, but nevertheless, they still bug me. I don't know if I'll...
    JadedDivinity JadedDivinity
    Dec 1, 2013

    I liked a girl. She had a boyfriend

    who was older than me and in university. He was good looking whereas I had acne and was a little overweight. She was already happy how she was and I couldnt think of a reason from her point of view to leave her "hot" boyfriend for me. I had a lot of ego interms of getting...
    kam878 kam878
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jun 10, 2014

    With My Anger

    i tend to bottle up all of my anger into a bottle and then explode . i am trying to not do this anymore .
    deleted deleted
    Mar 14, 2010

    I Really Have No Other Choice...

           ~ You don't know the absolute HELL I put my mom through as a teenager. The smoking, stealing, suicide attempts. I made her life so stressed, so awful, & none of it was her fault. It was just that she was there, so she got the blunt of it all...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jul 14, 2009

    I'm Better At It Now...

    I used to do this when it came to my family, but I have learned if you are with the right people you should be able to state your feelings politely and be accepting of hearing theirs...
    college101 college101
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 21, 2010

    I always say I'm ok and try to be strong

    for my friends and some of my family. I hate upsetting people even when they're upsetting me. I am very sensitive and I try to treat people the way I want to be treated with some kindness and respect. It rarely works out that way and I get hurt a lot. I'm usually able to hold it...
    deleted deleted
    Jul 17, 2015
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