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I Can't Stand Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 159 People

    Why Am I So Ugly?

    I seem to be getting uglier every year. I have days where I can't stand the sight of myself if I catch my refletion in a window or whatever. My family say I look good (they would) but lately I can't even see ANY redeeming features. I try everything. I work out, I eat good, but it...
    blankspace2011 blankspace2011 22-25, M 4 Responses Oct 2, 2011

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    Envy Me, I Found Out I Am Already For The Holidays

    Yesterday was my birthday. It went about as bad as they always do. I'm not great about my birthdays or some aspects of the holidays. I would like them to go better, but I just can't seem to make it happen. To top this off , it aggravates my wife intensely. I just don't need...
    hateable hateable 51-55, M 1 Response Aug 30, 2012

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    Trapped

    i ******* hate this. i feel like I've messed up every single relationship I've ever had and theres nothing left but broken pieces. and theres nothing particularly wrong but everywhere i go i feel like I'm just trapped, like the air around me is suffocating and I'm losing time and...
    foreverthesweetthings foreverthesweetthings 13-15, F Apr 17, 2012

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    I am Totally The Ugliest And Most Worthless Person On Ep

    i cant stand myself  i never look in a mirror  i can shave without a mirror now dont own a mirror why would i want to be reminded of how totally worthless i am hate to see people why should they be made to look at me know how ill i must  make them when they have to see me  i...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 7, 2011

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    I Can't Stand Myself

         I will first tell you how I used to be because my past makes my pain sharper. I used to be perfect. I liked my life, I was the top student of the class, my teachers loved me, I won competitions, I was fit and played tennis almost every day. I didn't...
    siuan1 siuan1 18-21, F Nov 1, 2010

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    Depressed

    19 y.o., almost 20, fat, single, no talent, ugly, stupid. I'm at the point where i almost stopped eating but the barely necessary not to feel pain, stopped caring about everything, i stopped trying to change. I can't even stand the sight of me anymore, everytime i see my ugly...
    VikingHaag2 VikingHaag2 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 8, 2011

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    off late i've been living a life of self hatred

    and self pity, wanting to explode... ohh but u can't coz u're in a public place. kind of experience. i'm 26 and want to end my life when im 27- but live this year for myself
    probosckie probosckie 26-30, M Apr 30

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    I Can't Stand That I Am Ugly, Stupid And Completely Worthless

    I look at myself in the mirror and i feel like dying, i swear i do. I see pretty people everywhere around me, see how they live their perfect lives! I can't pretend that I am happy with myself and i am glad with what i am having now. I know I should be grateful, i know i am. I am...
    fuglygirlonthebench fuglygirlonthebench 18-21, F 23 Responses Apr 7, 2011

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    Like Me

    If you are like me you like solitude.  You find yourself hiding every day from the people who who view you as an outcast.  You hate your body, your style, the way you walk, even the way you breathe.  You run from being social, resent those who are and hate the...
    Cheezitt Cheezitt 31-35 1 Response Oct 11, 2010

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    Prepared

    Sometimes it's best to look at the ugly and be ready to make the best decision. I challenge you to look at a hypothetical and try some new thinking, no automatic judgment and share a real thought. Here's two quick warm ups 1. Tina the teenager just broke up her boyfriend and...
    hateable hateable 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 2, 2013

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    Well This Is My Story

    I don't really care for who i am, Big surprise right?  I mean this group is about not liking who you are, but really what do you expect?  I've tried to get out of this rut, but i keep on re-learning that i hate who i am and you know, i have alot of friends in different...
    fornowish fornowish 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 1, 2010

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    I've spent the past few years of my life trying

    to really get a grasp of what kind of person I want to be and I've been trying my hardest to strive for it but occasionally I keep making these extremely inconsiderate mistakes that keep me from keeping to my ongoing potential. It's times like this where I can't get out of a...
    Slamrish Slamrish 22-25 Dec 4, 2013

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    I bought a guy lunch today

    because his meal plan at our school ran out and he didn't have money. He's a really sweet guy and plays on our football team and is very intelligent and quite handsome. I just recently started talking to him, and he told me about a bar near us that I might like. He casually...
    Skollon Skollon 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 25

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    I can't stand myself

    that I am fat and ugly. I always look and the mirror and cry. I feel unwanted and unloved. All these skinny girls with their hot boyfriends. I tried becoming bulimic, and that made me feel worse. I try to cut, but I felt like I would be letting all my close friends and family...
    upsidedownworld upsidedownworld 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 4

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    Binge Eating No Willpower

    I get so sad and angry I can't stop and maybe I'm a hypocrite but sometimes I can't help and pay attention to what people say. I hate how this is destroying my life I hate how lonely and pathetic I'am I can't stand myself
    Sora Sora 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 3, 2007

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    Breaking The Stigma

    i sat today and thought in a stupor because thats all i can do for the first two hours of my day because of the medications i take i am 34 and my health just seems to keep spiraling out of control i know its the depression that has me in such a tight grip i swear i can feel my...
    seemyheartnotmysin seemyheartnotmysin 36-40, M May 12, 2013

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    I Suck And People Suck More!

    I so sick and tired of life man, really. Im a lazy ************ and way to flexable with myself. Im constantly spotting problems with myself that I just do not fix. I know I... skip to many workouts, eat like ****, smoke to much (3 days smoke free right now tho), cut myself to...
    mikeiacono mikeiacono 22-25 2 Responses Dec 26, 2010

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    Screwed Up

    I'm the most ******-up person I have ever known. Sure, from the outside, it may look like my problems are trivial (and I agree that I could have WAY worse ones), but on the inside, I am a ******* mess. I wish I could erase my memory until it's clean.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 5 Responses Nov 28, 2010

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    Who Am I.

    Who am i? I can't stand This person. I can't stand who I am, what I look like, how I treat others, how I think; I can't stand any of it. Everyday I feel like a burden to everyone I come in contact with. I don't remember the last time I felt okay with myself, the last time I felt...
    Xocrayolacat Xocrayolacat 18-21, F Jun 26, 2013

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    All this is too horrible and I don't want to believe it. First of all, my parents are really nice people: they love each other, they get along so well, they love me, and we look...
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    Before I was born, my mother was pregnant with my brother and decided to marry my father for the support. She stayed with him for twenty years until now to raise her children...
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    Some songs are okay, but I just don't like it. Especially anything that has to do with Tony Bennett or Frank Sinatra or anyone of that nature. Can't stand Ol' Blue Eyes and all of...
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    I hate liars I can't stand fakeness The worst is when you catch someone in the lie
    Juggalooking Juggalooking 70+, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    My really good friend is slowly destroying our friendship with the amount of incessant emails/text messages she is sending me. I really value our friendship, however lately it...
    fckthtbtch fckthtbtch 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 1

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    Sooo, there is this guy. He told me he started liking me back in 2013 of OCTOBER.. This boy and I have had a fairly good friendship. I don't like him any more than a friend. He...
    hazellmo0n hazellmo0n 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 17

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    I find it so hard to understand women. In general. Especially when you're not attracted to them at all. One tries to keep a distance and let things work out with , we'll , work...
    kiddishguy kiddishguy 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 14

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    I don't see a point. As long as a person is doing no harm, let them have their own beliefs. You can't blame everyone in a religion for the acts of others. That's like blaming all...
    Knixveus5 Knixveus5 18-21, M Dec 3

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    Coworker with the same age, higher salary and grade, older in the company, different position, some common work, same office. Although, he is so jealous of me, not only jealous he...
    zolito zolito 31-35, M Dec 12

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    Make the fighting stop. Make the arguing stop. I can't take the noise anymore. Each night it's the same ****. I'm tired of the fights. I'm tired of the lies. I'm tired of crying...
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    My mum told me she wants to divorce my dad because of me in an argument and I can't get over it :(
    lostlouise97 lostlouise97 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    I also cant stand when coworkers try to convince me to buy crap from them. Whether its for their kids or things they personally make. If i wanted it, Id tell you. Stop pressuring...
    mawniegirl mawniegirl 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 1

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    Two cases of dealing with inconsiderate people within 15 minutes. I was at the gym coming from the men's locker room, there's a pathway that leads from the locker room straight to...
    JasonbLee86 JasonbLee86 26-30, M 3 days ago

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    I love some of my Co-workers but other ones I despise. I will say I am young but the department I work for is brand new and July 2014 and I was one of the 1st employees hired. I...
    kyla1098 kyla1098 22-25, F Nov 29

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    I'm 22, and I'm awake listening to my parents argue. I'm frustrated and I feel absolutely helpless. My mother seems to have something against my father, Jealousy, neglect...
    lsm92 lsm92 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    This should Stop.. Why can we be in peace. We are god child.
    Angelaluv3 Angelaluv3 41-45, F 6 days ago

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    Today I saw a link to a (Dutch) news article on Facebook and I found the discussion below it absolutely unbelievable. The article stated the following: --- A 61 years old man was...
    Gentle153 Gentle153 26-30, M Nov 30

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    I just love how ignorant "people" always jump to conclusions about the stupidest things. They make such innocent and inconsequential, things into such a big deal! People need to...
    wildb1ll wildb1ll 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 30

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    I don't know who the person's name is, but there's this minister who is in a bunch of hot water saying something like gays divorcees are tainted and should be executed. What the...
    emeraldisles emeraldisles 16-17, F Dec 6

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    I'm sorry but no just no. I mean stop clinging on to me!! Like those guys keep texting and texting and I'm like woah chill dude..it's ok to textXD but don't overdo it as if ur...
    QxxRaider QxxRaider 13-15, F Dec 10

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    To be honest I hate religion I was forced to go to Church as a kid and I hated it the main reason I hate religion is because all the stupid fights over it so many people die just...
    IraGamoran IraGamoran 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 11

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    My step father is a sexist bastard. I used to help him around the house, fixing things, building things cleaning etc, and all my brother did was play xbox- and I was still the...
    Couldhelp Couldhelp 18-21, M Dec 11

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    It's called misophonia, when certain sounds irritate or anger you so much that you have to escape them. I Googled & there is a good deal of info out there on this, but it's not...
    Ecrivaine Ecrivaine 41-45, F Dec 14

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    I'm literally giving up. I don't care anymore.
    aelizabeth3300 aelizabeth3300 13-15, F 3 Responses Dec 14

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    There are horrible subtle ways they do it too, like they select their words carefully in their consciousness to be hurtful and denigrating. I have my theories as to why they do it...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 14

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    I HATE it. I feel like slapping every idiot. The worst is that they complain that the city is dirty and blame in solely on the municipality. Yes, they don't do their job properly...
    holograms holograms 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I didn't pay this issue much mind until recently. A close relative & his wife adopted a small dog recently. I was stunned when they brought the dog over for a holiday dinner but I...
    prugirl prugirl 36-40, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I can be fine during the day. But I see something that reminds me of her...and its over. I break. Almost every night I cry myself to sleep, have nightmares, sleepwalk, and be...
    MacKenzie2943 MacKenzie2943 18-21, F 1 Response