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I Cried And Felt Better

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    ''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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 28, 2013

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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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    Forgive me. My past actions wasn't intended To be the total opposite of what you recommended. With no fancy automobiles plus lack of healthy meals. Should've never took the...
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    Ok so this weekend I was alone from like Friday night to around 2pm this Sunday. I was feeling really hot, sweaty, & uncomfortable when I went to bed so remove my blanket. It was...
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    I'm sure that many people have been through more devastating things, and truly, I am not better than anyone. Yet, I still feel that, from all the things I have been through, it has...
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    Well, this story if full of pain, and I'll be true to the thoughts and emotions that I felt at the time. Let me preface this though, with that while not full recovered, I am much...
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    I have cried in the shower on many an occasion after the death of my father. I think he would be proud to see me as I am today.
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    however I cried because I knew I had been naughty and that I was going to get punished
    atrees atrees 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 2

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    The only book I've cried for would be "A Child Called It" So heartbreaking
    mar97 mar97 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 8

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    cried when i am alone sometimes after recollecting ma past memories..:(
    honey99111 honey99111 22-25, M Oct 9

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    I cried because of the Harry Potter books. I can't think of them with getting teary.
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    heavenlyflower123 heavenlyflower123 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 23

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    I believe you'll have to go through all kinds of emotions in order to understand life. Loneliness and pain helped me become more open minded about things and understand myself...
    99Problems99 99Problems99 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 24

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    The Seychelles is home to perfectly about 200 species of birds that differ from people that stay all yr about, to migrants who pass through with the seasons. Chook Island, because...
    Willy52yt Willy52yt 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 25

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    I once was had a hallow heart, I really felt nothing and had no reason to continue on. But, now I have found that I am my own reason for my continued existence. It feels nice...
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    Last night I came on here around the same time and I was all worked up and upset because I felt like my life was going in the wrong direction. I wanted to give up but I talked to...
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    Ben: This is wrong, er Jon: Go ahead say it, just say it, I mean if I did something, if I did something wrong, I would like to know about it. Ben: I mean, do you even know this...
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