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I Cried And Felt Better

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 1 Response Jun 28, 2013

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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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    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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    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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    ''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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    He dumped me almost 4 months ago, and I've felt better every single day. Living with freedom is amazing. Being able to spend nights at all of my friends' houses, going to concerts...
    stillYDGN stillYDGN 13-15, F 5 Responses Dec 3

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    So this morning I wrote thy letter out too my dad...and I burnt it...the pain is deep inside of me...and I cried...I cried for an hour...my mom heard me and came in and saw me...
    SexySam93 SexySam93 18-21, F 2 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    At a certain age we all begin to wonder who we really are. I remember the first time I found myself alone, lost and completely forgotten. My best friends had decided I was no...
    Helenabby Helenabby 18-21, F Nov 24

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    I got a chance to talk to someone who knew me when I was in Junior high. This conversation was at our 40th Class reunion. he said, "you were discounted" - "I kept my mouth shut...
    tryingagainII tryingagainII 56-60, M 1 Response Dec 9

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    Hey peeps, after feeling crap for last few days I finally feel a little bit better. stopped being physically sick yay. still feel bit weak and achey but bored as stuck indoors. I...
    CheatingTracy CheatingTracy 22-25, F 8 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    Yesterday I went shopping for Thanksgiving fixings. Most of the time I am a blue jean gal but for some unknown reason I decided to dress in something nice. I looked more like I was...
    Shirleyyougest Shirleyyougest 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    I will make 2015. Even bigger and better than this yr. No more screwing around. Time to get my "sh!t together" (like uve told me before). This time its a must! It will happen. Time...
    wickedlilangel69 wickedlilangel69 31-35, F 19 hrs ago

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    1.) What's your dream job? A teacher or a criminal psychologist. 2.) Favourite colour? Pink. 3.) Ideal place to live? New England or Finland. 4.) What colour is your hair? Dark...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 16-17, F 12 hrs ago

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    Sometimes you just have to cry n give in to self pitty because whatever way you slice it life isn't wat you hoped for. Today is one of those days. I no it could be worse. But it...
    Sunrise13 Sunrise13 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 22

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    I loved my best friend for so long, I grew up with her, even though se was 4 years older than me. She was my cousin aswell. We were so close, we were infinite... No one could tear...
    writingforlife6 writingforlife6 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I cried when my phone died. LOL I wasn't expecting that to happen XD
    xxBoyishGirlxx xxBoyishGirlxx 13-15, F Dec 2

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    I cried in music today. The odd thing about that was that I wasn't the only one. We had a relief teacher for music and she made us learn some songs on the piano but not all of us...
    InfiniteTearDrops InfiniteTearDrops 13-15, F Dec 12

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    When utter loneliness overwhelmed me in the middle of the night during the darkest days of my childhood. With no one there to comfort me since by then I lived all alone I cried...
    TenThousandSorrows TenThousandSorrows 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 12

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    Going into the anime, I swore to myself I wouldn't cry, but I did. I didn't see it coming. I survived the first season, thinking I wouldn't cry at all throughout the whole anime...
    queenettejeanette queenettejeanette 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    I could spend an hour detailing how I felt hurt and she would sit there, cold as ice. When it was her turn to speak, she tore down every word that came out of my mouth until I had...
    ISellCrackForTheCIA ISellCrackForTheCIA 18-21, F Nov 23

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    Well I think that I over excersised a bit, so felt terribly exhausted sore sad and so on!!! Haha That I needed a break so badly !!! :( but I think having a nice time with family...
    Divine82 Divine82 26-30, F Nov 30

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    "Miss Independent"Kelly ClarksonMiss independentMiss self-sufficientMiss keep your distanceMiss unafraidMiss out of my wayMiss don't let a man interfere, noMiss on her ownMiss...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 2

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    The Forest The closest to happiness I think I've ever felt is when I imagine what it will feel like to wake up next to you early on a cold january morning with nothing but a...
    WeOnlyHaveNow WeOnlyHaveNow 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 10

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    I'm slowly but surely coming out of a dark place in my life. It's been one of my longest bouts of depression that I've experienced and I truly had to hit rock bottom before I could...
    justbelieve justbelieve 26-30, F Dec 1

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    I never fit in, from elementry, Jr high, high school, college and even career. But I finally realized...lots of people feel like that. And no one talks about it. And I realized...
    WtfAmIHearing WtfAmIHearing 41-45, M Dec 1

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    "Wicked Games"Chris IsaakThe world was on fire and no one could save me but you.It's strange what desire will make foolish people do.I never dreamed that I'd meet somebody like you...
    NewBeginnings77 NewBeginnings77 31-35, F Dec 3

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    Safe from others. Or my rage. Meds had no effect. Or made me worse. And jerks find me. Then discriminate. Or attempt to grift. When with her i was better...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M 1 Response Dec 4

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    I just feel like it's never enough. Like I wish I could put my make up on better but I just put it simple. I wish I could do my make up like a pro but that takes skill. as for my...
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 11

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    Yesterday i went to the Christmas market. It was full of people, everyone seemed to be so happy, feeling free, drinking beer ,eating nonstop Christmas delicacies...my mind was...
    Roboticgirl Roboticgirl 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    As the world changes, people change. But it seems like it changes for the worse. Technology is growing day by day. People's thoughts and minds are also changing as fast as...
    BenzitaMckinley BenzitaMckinley 22-25, F Dec 2

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    http://youtu.be/JDKGWaCglRM I'm lyin' here on the floor where you left me I think I took too much I'm crying here, what have you done? I thought it would be fun I can't stay on...
    TheCoitalQueen TheCoitalQueen 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 6

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    I met him when I was fresh out of high school. I moved to a new town following old and dear friends into the belly of the beast. A spontaneous and trendy city, and I was ready to...
    dandelionsandlighthouses dandelionsandlighthouses 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 11

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    better better better better :D how about chat me on k-i-k please? ebizombie esp guys.
    ebizombie ebizombie 18-21, M Dec 13

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    as s child I was sad, anxious, and often times serious. I always felt kind of like a little adult. My sisters grandparents(her fathers parents but, they raised me like i was...
    greeneyz83 greeneyz83 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 23

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    I believe a better world is possible if we can learn to accept our diffirences and unite in our commonalities, if we can think with our hearts before our minds, if we can trust our...
    heavenlyskyflower heavenlyskyflower 31-35, F Nov 29

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