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I Can Get Really Lonely Sometimes

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    I'm not looking for a relationship.

    Or sex. Or someone to flirt with. I want a friend. I'd love having someone to text and talk to about life...
    reddwolf reddwolf 18-21, F Jan 14

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    Sometimes, like tonight, I just don't mind. I'm home alone and getting ready to sleep. My dreams will keep me company and generally are pretty out there. But many a night, even when I'm surrounded by people, I just feel alone. Like something is missing or I should be...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 5 Responses Aug 13, 2009

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    LuckyNumber3 LuckyNumber3 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Sometimes being lonely is best option .. rather having fake people around...
    lost021 lost021 18-21, F Mar 26

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    I feel frozen sometimes, like I'm not moving forward the way I should be. I've always wanted a family. When I was 16 I had a plan.... go to college, find a career, get married by...
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    In my home is where I feel alone the most. I live with my two older brothers and my dad. They are such ****** sometimes I wish I was with my mum. Surrounded by other women not by...
    WhitePetalDaisy WhitePetalDaisy 16-17, F Apr 5

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    I'm breaking up with my married boyfriend. I can't stand the relationship and he won't except no.
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    I'm at a friends birthday party and I'm in the hallway waiting for her other (our) middle school friend. We're all in high school now and she obviously is with her other group of...
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    I recently moved too another country and am having trouble adjusting too the lifestyle
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    Its been a long time fantasy of mine to be a stay at home housewife. I often think about how fulfilling my life would be if I could have a man who could support me financially and...
    closetxdresser87 closetxdresser87 26-30, M 4 Responses Mar 27

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    Very very lonely.. Besides work I have no social interactions with anyone in a face to face setting of any kind. I have a few friends but I haven't spoken to them in months now. I...
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    Is it weird that I have never really dated? I'm nearly 18 and I have turned down all the people who have ask me out. (The main reason for this is because I don't think I'm good...
    JustCallMeAsh JustCallMeAsh 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    April 7. Those Old Time Feelings. "I still have bad days. But that's okay. I used to have bad years." —Anonymous Sometimes, the old feelings creep back in. We may feel fearful...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    Ok, so I'm bi and I'm really lonely and I just want a boyfriend, even though I'm bi I do because I just like guys a little more than girls at the moment I'm 14, the point is that I...
    BiGuyLover14 BiGuyLover14 13-15, M 2 Responses Mar 29

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    I am really lonely, I have no one I can really talk to. I really need a hug but need to be held and told that everything will be okay.
    deleted deleted 26-30 23 Responses Mar 30

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    I live with my family . My mom, dad and I. I find im this really lonely. The thing is I'm really really suffering from depression and anxiety. They try to be there for me. But...
    Yummylicious4ev Yummylicious4ev 18-21 1 Response Mar 24

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    I feel really depressed and sad all the time. What ever I want doesn't happen and whatever I don't want happens all the time. I feel really sad, I feel like I'm surrounded by fake...
    Aviator94 Aviator94 18-21, M Mar 28

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    Life can be tough sometimes. However, I also think we all have a tendency to take life too seriously and obsess about things that, in the larger scheme of things, might not be all...
    AnonymousEP77 AnonymousEP77 41-45, M 3 Responses Mar 25

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    I just don't get it; there are so many people around me that I talk to and am friends with, yet I still feel really lonely. Why is that?
    henal216 henal216 18-21, F 16 Responses Apr 1

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    I have friends, I just feel really awkward when I'm near them. I wonder if there are people that can understand what I've been through and be there for me. I want someone who can...
    ElaAltamirano ElaAltamirano 13-15, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I recently lost my boyfriend of 2 and a half years, we had lived together for two of those years. I now live alone. The problem is, I have a horrible relationship with both my...
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    It has made me so miserable the past few days. I so want someone who would be my friend having not had one for so many years. Who can really be anyone's friend without expectations...
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    I haven't been to a therapist, and therefore haven't been diagnosed with anything. However, I can feel my mind just eating away at itself, and I'm becoming very paranoid. I believe...
    Mindoralin Mindoralin 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I suffer from insomnia because when I get stressed or have too much going on, I can't relax. Really sucks sometimes!
    bluebutterfly13 bluebutterfly13 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 1

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    It would be cool to know what people are really thinking. Sometimes we attach too much meaning to things or people that may have no meaning in reality.
    mrvitous26 mrvitous26 26-30, F Apr 4

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    I cannot judge or deem punishment. No human really can. The reason we have laws is because a large consistent agrees and follows them...mostly lol. But really, what is right and...
    Rydil Rydil 18-21, M Apr 10

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    Not so much. But I do wonder at our sense of security. Our realities. To fast forward yourself into another reality. Such as, a war torn world. My generation in North America...
    jeresey jeresey 56-60, F 3 Responses Apr 12

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    It's weird, I thought I was the only one. It's crazy how other people remember being born like I did. Anyways, I remember there was this bright *** light and I can remember crying...
    joemasgold joemasgold 13-15, M 4 Responses Apr 12

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    hey when i was 15 i got told i couldn't have children my boyfriend at the time was so supportive so understanding and in doing so it put me off the physical side of a relationship...
    dreams15 dreams15 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 25

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    I could really use a friend right now. A real one too, not simply a person asks how you're, you chat for maybe a day, than you never hear from them again and wondering if you said...
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    It's unfortunate that I finally found a great man who I love and I can really connect with on every level and knowing he feels the same way about me but there is no way we will...
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    April 23. Opening Ourselves to Love. Allowing ourselves to receive love is one of the greatest challenges we face in recovery. Many of us have blocked ourselves from receiving...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 2 Responses 44 mins ago

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    I wan't a friend in my class.I am fed up sitting alone in the class trying to join up other people conversation .Even though it always make me looks more pathethic more lonely.I...
    Appolo123 Appolo123 13-15, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I konw nobody is going read this till the end, cz it's a bit long. But still just want pour my heart out. I have my depression issues. No matter how hard I try to get over this...
    Scaro54 Scaro54 18-21 2 days ago

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    Well I don't feel it but it's a fact about me. At school I can't stop talking, not lonely there. BUT!!!! At home, I'm cooped up in my room all day! Because honestly, I like my...
    SparksFly66 SparksFly66 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    BlackRosesTurnBlue BlackRosesTurnBlue 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    Today I came to the realisation that I don’t matter. I mean people see me and enjoy my company they compliment me. Oh I’m pretty or oh I’m funny, you’re cool they can even...
    AwkwardnessCentral AwkwardnessCentral 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 25

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    It sucks when you're ignored by the person whose attention is the only thing you want in the world. Ever since this girl first walked into our school, I couldn’t take my eyes...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 2

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    It sucks when you're ignored by the person whose attention is the only thing you want in the world. Ever since this girl first walked into our school, I couldn’t take my eyes...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 2

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    It sucks when you're ignored by the person whose attention is the only thing you want in the world. Ever since this girl first walked into our school, I couldn’t take my eyes...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 2

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    I feel so lost and confused. Im studying architecture and i dont like it, even one bit. I want to change my course to mass comm but im afraid. Im afraid that it'll turn out the...
    Llamadelrey95 Llamadelrey95 18-21, F Apr 4

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 4

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    I'm not expecting anyone to read or even see this, but I need to say how I feel. I'm lonely more than I can explain. I can be friends with individuals, although I never have much...
    KiwiDan KiwiDan 18-21, M 8 Responses Mar 23

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    Though I have many people around me, but I still feel kind of lonely..its not the company that matters in the long run,I guess but the connection..I don't know we just don't...
    discoveringmyself20 discoveringmyself20 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 23

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    I'm just been so depressed lately i mean I have two good friends but they don't understand what I'm going to go through what makes me even more angry is that my mom always tells I...
    saladbarchris saladbarchris 13-15, M Mar 25

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 7