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I Cried And Felt Better

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    I Spent A Long Time Crying Alone

    1995 -2004 I cried often .... I felt great however even though I cried a lot in 1989 and 1999 ... 2000 and 2002 etc ... cuz I lost weight ... bill my great uncle who molested me .. died in strange circumstances and when my sister went to a mental hospital I took it hard... then...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F Feb 24, 2012

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    Amazing.

    Crying cleanses me and makes me feel better afterward. Sometimes I just need a good cry. Tonight is one of those times.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 8 Responses Nov 24, 2009

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    ''catharsis''

                       SOMETIMES i thought that i will manage everything whatever the problems come,,,,some people says that if you have committed mistakes then          you deserve to cry,,,but that not a good one,,,i have faced lot of barriers in ma life,,my...
    meethu meethu 22-25, F Oct 4, 2011

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    Felt Alone.

    So in brief there's the story - I graduated this summer in England, where I have lived all my life..so far. My boyfriend and I decided we'd go and spend some time in Calgary, Canada (Sept 2009) for a few reasons: 1) to get out of England for awhile  2) his parents have a...
    HalcyonGeisha HalcyonGeisha 22-25, F Nov 27, 2009

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    Today

    My downward spiral started last night. It was triggered by my cousin making a few rude comments at me and I dont take confrontation very well. I started to beat myself up. It's almost like there's a voice in my head that tells me, "You're worthless", "You're a *****", "No one...
    Arielove67 Arielove67 18-21, F Dec 8, 2011

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    Even Though It Doesn't Last Long

    After crying, I feel momentarily better, but within a few hours, I'm back to my sad sorry self.
    girlanonymous girlanonymous 18-21, F Dec 27, 2010

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    26/3/11

    Yesterday (26/3/11) I did cry and today i feel better for it... I had not cried properly in 2 months or more.. Then i cracked. It finally happened, i had a breakdown. I knew it was coming i just wasn't sure when. The morning was stressful.. i cute my family wanted to stay in.. I...
    LunaWolff LunaWolff 18-21, F Mar 27, 2011

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    Tears Help

    for the past week or so i had been feeling kinda down for no apparent reason, and i couldn't figure out why. two nights ago i woke up at like 3 in the morning and i started crying. nothing bad happened, and i wasn't scared of anything. i started crying randomly. but after that...
    JJJeWWWy JJJeWWWy 16-17, F 5 Responses Feb 20, 2010

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    Breaking Up After 6 Yr Relationship

    i couldnot think this will hapend with me...........he loved me so much.we love both each other so much.we had so good understanding.....compromising realtionship. i believed him blindly............actualy he never lied to me...........i loved him madly............after he finish...
    iamalonek iamalonek 22-25, F May 17, 2013

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    Just This Time

    i live in hostel and my friendship circle is limited.and though it appears to be that we are being naughty ,actually we are not..things happens that way which makes us to appear so.we have to shift our room every year to other buildings inside my hostel..and this time our circle...
    sweetyrose sweetyrose 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 28, 2013

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    A Sign I'm Okay

    I have noticed something repeatedly, though not necessarily exclusively: When I find myself crying, I know that I am okay. It's almost as if before a single tear meets the ground, I recognize the process, I know that what I am going through is a healing process, and I feel like a...
    chajadan chajadan 31-35, M 4 Responses Sep 24, 2010

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    The End Will Come

    Sometimes you just have to cry until there is nothing left.  Somehow, it always makes you feel better in the end.
    Amay408 Amay408 18-21, F May 23, 2010

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    Crying For The Wrong Reason

    Crying can be such a Release.  Sometimes people see you crying and they automatically assume they know why.  But as a strong emotional woman, sometimes I don't even know why I am crying. I can start our with a few tears over guilt for something that I perceive as...
    MKsweetness MKsweetness 41-45, F Dec 15, 2009

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    Crying Makes Me Feel Better

    Whenever I get beaten in my school/hostel I cry with tears running down my face. But after crying I feel better and all my stress gets washed away. But what hurts me more is when boys tease me after seeing the finger prints marked on my face after getting slapped and also the...
    schoolgirl96 schoolgirl96 18-21, F 6 Responses Dec 3, 2011

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    Going To Miss Her When She Deploys

    My sis has been in the AF for 7 years now, and she's being sent to Iraq. I don't want her to go because I'm afraid she'll be hurt or worse, but I have to accept it. We're in her city, spending as much time as we can with her right now before she leaves. Before we left to come...
    Pebbles1982 Pebbles1982 26-30, F Feb 8, 2011

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    Life Turn

    you know how to tell my sad story, i am so lonely and depressed about an year ago i just wonna say to dear friends about my whole life and how i gonna lonely in life my childhood gone modrate i have better life in childhood but another part is my parent they fight each other...
    yash95 yash95 18-21, M May 13, 2013

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    Let It Out

    sometimes my thoughts and the fears that i try to hide tuck far away from creep up and take over. all i can do is cry cry and get it out. the pain the hurt, the anger, the hate. afterwards ya i feel a lil better. but this website is great. people who know what you go thru who...
    lostdreams80 lostdreams80 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 19, 2009

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    going through break ups are horrible but they make you stronger. Everyday gets better!! I was hurt and I cried more than a river but as days passed by my eyes opened and I finally...
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    Yesternight we were on a family night out. I was texting and stuff and my best friend suddenly pissed me off,via text.I'm super sensitive,so I started crying ,thank God there was...
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    I threw out the bags of stomach bile. I waited until a few bags were filled up, and then I walked the short distance to the apartment dumpster. ~~~~~~ I don't know if she was...
    Acebo Acebo 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 21

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    I never felt the greatness of this shower thing unless I saw a documentary on discovery channel it said why shower keeps us fresh and energetic even if we are low Many enjoys...
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    ​Eye gazingI know full well, when I am truly looking at someone and when I’m not. So I went through a phase where I experienced my own disconnectedness from… my soul...
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    I asked out this girl who I thought was beautiful and we had been BFF's for a very long time, and when she said no, after I got home, I cried, literally, all night.
    QBWR QBWR 13-15, M Feb 16

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    I cried for the first time in at least ten years and it's because of college. That to me is as good reason as any to drop out.
    CasualSphinx CasualSphinx 18-21, M Feb 21

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    in the summer, I used to watch Angel with my mother. I cried every time I saw the part where Winifred died
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    At 15 years old, I was spanked for bathing too long. I had just come home from the beach and was about to use the bathroom to wash the salt off. My mom said to be very quick...
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    this is the first time i ever felt so depressed and bugged... i really hate the feeling.. ive been through practically my whole life without having to feel like i really love a...
    midnight001 midnight001 18-21, F Feb 6

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    "I Believe"Christina PerriI believe if I knew where I was going I’d lose my wayI believe that the words that he told you are not your graveI know that we are not the weight...
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    IF I WERE YOU...Ask yourself, wouldn't you want to know if someone loves and cares about you?There are moments that come only once in our lives, no matter how long we wait or how...
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    Can you see what I have become I've grown so cold I'm getting numb Down to the bone Because being real never worked out for me Playing these games is such a waste of time Somewhere...
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    I was bare bottomed paddled by my mother well into my teens. It was usually done while standing up and exposed from the waist down. She would always apply a generous amount of...
    whitebirch999 whitebirch999 66-70, M Feb 6

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    I was off of school for a few days because I was sick it was great to be out I caught up on some tv shows and just relaxed. Everyone left me alone. But now I'm back at high school...
    Ginger1313 Ginger1313 13-15, F Feb 10

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    I always have to take a shower. Today I had to take a cold shower because it wasn't no hot water. I was gonna take a bird bath but that wasn't going to make me feel good. So I...
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    I have lately felt my dreams are MORE real than our everyday reality...like my waking life is the true SLUMBER...the phrase "She awoke dead...." comes to mind. Very, very bizarre...
    Valkyria9999 Valkyria9999 31-35, F 3 hrs ago

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    Infinitesimally better!! Some people say the high school years are the best; others say the college years. I've done both, and for me, neither was true. High school.was.AWFUL...
    MommaBella MommaBella 31-35, F Feb 24

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    Bit by Bit I think everyone wants to make EP a better place, I know I do, but I don't think many people know how. Here I would like to list a few things that you could do around...
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    As a teenager growing up in society, people don't necessarily see what it's like to go through some things that I deal with. In general, a lot of teens have depression. What kills...
    bemyforeverlove97 bemyforeverlove97 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 17

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    So the story behind is that , I have recently faced a break-up and my Ex. was a pervert , I felt uncomfortable and Chuck !! I thought of male behavior as nasty and mean .. But they...
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    Ever since i was little i remember that i have felt like nobody really loved me.my mother was always treating me bad,i had no friends to hang out with,nobody really talked to me at...
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