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I Cried And Felt Better

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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 31-35, F Feb 8, 2011

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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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    ''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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 26-30, F May 17, 2013

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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 46-50, F Dec 15, 2009

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 36-40, 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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    Related Experiences

    For my friends....you should know who you are. If you don't, I need to do better letting you know just how important you are to me. If you know me relatively well, you will know...
    Unsatisfiedstace2 Unsatisfiedstace2 46-50, F 8 hrs ago

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    FrnkIero AndThe Cellabration- Joyriding I'm not sure what they said But if it's true I'll bet It's just one more thing I'll regret I hate my weaknesses They made me who I am...
    NeonAshes NeonAshes 16-17, F 14 hrs ago

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    Soon after my dad passed away I felt that the earth was pulled out from under me and I felt like I was endlessly falling with no ground to stand on. At least now I feel I have...
    strawberyblond strawberyblond 70+, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Everyday I go on wondering am I really worth it? Why do I keep trying? And I tell myself I don't deserve to live, that I have no perpose. But I want to be better. I want to know...
    Thelostsoulslasthope Thelostsoulslasthope 13-15, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    Face down with the LA curbside endings With the ones and zeros. Downtown was the perfect place to hide. The first star that I saw last night was a headlight Of a man-made sky...
    cosmosdrift cosmosdrift 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I cried when ken died on cause of death. ( it's a mobile app game) it was so sad
    Niceguy890 Niceguy890 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    I cried over a book. When I found out the husband died, I stopped reading the book Seriously. I want to reread the book but it's gone. I was using a book app on my phone. Whoever...
    staystyleandsmile staystyleandsmile 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    it was only one time I swear. admit it, you cried during "Marly and me" too. ok so maybe I also cried for bing bong in the movie "inside out" but I swear only those two times!
    SprinklesINF SprinklesINF 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I cried at the end of stand by me
    dylan014 dylan014 13-15, M a week ago

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    I cried over the death of the two dogs in where the Red Fern Grows and will probably always cry every time I reread it
    LivingBetweenRaindrops LivingBetweenRaindrops 18-21, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Doctor who... Every regeneration I almost cried. But with 10 I really did cry with his "I don't wanna go" Also the (Fake) death of Phil Coulson (The Avengers)
    RJaneRiv RJaneRiv 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    That's funny, but I have always felt that I look better when I am sick! Or to put it better; I like my look better when I am sick. Not sure what it is... maybe it is because my...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F Jan 31

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    I feel like I am having a lot of true healing. It's been a really rough couple of years but somehow, something is getting consistently better. I honestly think it has a lot to do...
    Zbeara Zbeara 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 30

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    Yesterday, I cried again, but this time, I did not cry about you, I cried for you. I heard negative comments about you, I told them that the comments are not true, they argued...
    AlternateUniverse AlternateUniverse 41-45 Jan 30

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    My therapist and I discuss this a lot. I've always felt like an outsider - in my home, with my friends, surrounded by strangers. No matter where I am or who I'm with, a part of me...
    AmayaTsuki AmayaTsuki 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 29

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    Though my birthday hasn't happened yet, I really want to get something off my chest. My boyfriend planned an awesome night out for my birthday, which falls on a Saturday. We don...
    kristinap123 kristinap123 26-30, F Jan 27

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    This story is about an old friend whom I considered a sister. We had things in common but she was better off financially then myself. After a few years, I only heard from her when...
    SentimentalMood SentimentalMood 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 24

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    I don't understand how a smile helps someone's day. I don't understand how spending millions of dollars from charity to feed everyone in a country for 1 day would be a smart idea...
    NameIsMailbox NameIsMailbox 16-17, M 3 Responses Jan 24

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    Okay, I kind of talked about this in my last experience, but still. My mother is crazy. No, I'm not one of those people who are like "wahhhh shes so meean cuz she wuldnt let me go...
    HellhoundGakupo HellhoundGakupo 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 23

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    Now and then I think of when we were together Like when you said you felt so happy you could die Told myself that you were right for me But felt so lonely in your company But that...
    rvz16 rvz16 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 23

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    "It's hard to say that I'd rather stay awake when I'm asleep because everything is better as it seems when I fall asleep" -owl city
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 23

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    Place your hand over your heart. You feel that? That is called purpose. You’re alive for a reason, so don’t ever give up.The person who completes suicide, dies once...
    Grace2U Grace2U 66-70, F Jan 23

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    Here's my story... I was about 14 yrs old and my mom and I went to one of her friends get together's and I met this guy that was a little older and we talked for a short wile. I...
    Daredevil1942 Daredevil1942 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 23

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    Ever wondered why we give so much room to our doubts and insecurities? We all do. They're just obstacles. And obstacles can only scare you when you take your vision off your goals...
    ThisIsMeYeah2 ThisIsMeYeah2 18-21, F Jan 23

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