I Broke Up With a Friend

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    I Broke Up With a Friend of 20 Years

    I need an outsider's opinion please. I apologize for the length of this. I recently ended a friendship of more than 20 years. While we have always been there for each other, shared a lot of memories and laughs, this friendship has also had two major issues that have come up...
    Kimber12 Kimber12
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Jun 15, 2009

    Did She Really Just Say That?

    So I'd been good friends with this girl since freshmen year and by senior year she had really changed.  She wasn't the funny and chipper person I'd known when I entered high school.  She was now cynical and judgemental, yelling at people in the hall that they look like...
    SexPistols SexPistols
    3 Responses Jul 10, 2010

    Trust Is Delicate

    I was friends with this girl for four years. Our friendship started in middle school and ended in the middle of high school. I had to end it because she made me feel awful. She would often get mad or upset with me and give me the cold shoulder. Whenever I tried to ask her what I...
    philosophicmyth philosophicmyth
    26-30, F
    1 Response Oct 18, 2010


    Emotional realities are really second nature once you become accustomed to being in a relationship, i found it very revealing to myself when i broke free of the tremendous pressures of depression, that all these emotions are already there before you go into a relationship, they...
    RevelN RevelN
    18-21, M
    Jun 29, 2013

    My ex bestfriend of 6 years was becoming

    extremely selfish and egoistic and denies it. That was the problem. I told her how she was behaving and she continuously said she wasnt trying to be like that but instead cares more about OTHERS THAN HERSELF which really pissed me off cus it was a complete lie. I told her i...
    theysayitsjustme theysayitsjustme
    18-21, F
    Dec 15, 2014

    we were so close but suddenly everything

    changed.i want to delete our memories from my mind right now.. ...98%....99%...100%!!!! deleted!!! :p
    00roshana00 00roshana00
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 30, 2014

    It Started As An Innocent Crush

    I went to elementary school that was situated in the South of Chicago. It was one of those schools that was filled with many students who were gang affiliated or had serious mental problems, as most schools like that at the time did. I was one of the only Mexican American...
    scottiedoeknows scottiedoeknows
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 12, 2010

    Letting Go of a Friendship Turned Toxic

    A toxic friend is someone who, after spending time with them, makes you feel bad about yourself instead of good; someone who tends to be critical of you — sometimes in a subtle way and sometimes not so subtle; a friend who drains you emotionally, financially, or mentally. I...
    Silentwaterfall Silentwaterfall
    Jun 30, 2013

    Apparently, we've come to

    that point where ' Are you feeling now, Mr Krabs ' ain't funny no more.
    beeyondzro beeyondzro
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 4, 2015

    On the 1st of January 2014.

    I was friends with a girl I knew via Facebook for nearly four years. We became really good friends. We never met until last December when i accompanied her and a friend to take her academic results at her school. I had seen her photos on Facebook, but she never saw me. In fact...
    alashfaaq alashfaaq
    22-25, M
    Jan 8, 2014

    Take Me Back To The Day

    I had a very old friend of mine and funny enough she was my first cousin an we were like sisters at one point but I had to break up are friendship. My cousin was a out spoken person and could be set in her ways and not have the best manners at times but I never pointed it out to...
    Elizabeth1993 Elizabeth1993
    18-21, F
    Aug 5, 2012

    I feel like I'm getting divorced.

    Here it is: I think I have a little sight into what you feel when you're getting divorce and when you're just divorced. I had that one longtime friend, to whom I shared everything. Obviously, I had a lot of expectations, like honesty and right-speaking. I always thought that...
    garagara garagara
    Aug 12, 2014

    I Initiate a Lot of 'break Ups'

    I really don't like the details of my story/ies, but I'm trying to post a story in each group I join... Silly goal, but one I've already said I'll do... I wrote a confession for the most current and personal one...   I break up with friends a lot... It's a faulty coping...
    espritdescalier espritdescalier
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Jun 15, 2009

    I Broke Up With My Dream

    I broke up with a friend, who also happened to be my ... boyfriend ... kind of.  It was a friendship with on and off periods of passionate romance. As a partner he is horrible. I really mean it: immature, selfish, fresh, irresponsible, unattached. As a friend he is the most...
    Mkarronni Mkarronni
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 18, 2010

    Friends Turned Strangers

    Never intended to write a long story but I desperately need an outlet for this.She become my friend in our sophomore year. I don't know how we got close, we literally shared every thoughts and everything went well. The whole class was jealous of our friendship and I was very...
    deleted deleted
    Aug 9, 2012
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