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I Cried And Felt Better

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I don't know what set it off

    but tonight I had a real meltdown. Once I started crying I just couldn't stop. Does anyone else experience a few weeks of feeling relatively normal (like, sure there are ups and downs but nothing too drastic) before having an evening where they are crushingly upset, distressed...
    HarveyButterfield HarveyButterfield 18-21, M Jun 24

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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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    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 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 28, 2013

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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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    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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    Related Experiences

    Today I am feeling a little better my mood is, **** it and **** him!!!!! I hope this feeling last way better then crying all the time.
    Mcarr29 Mcarr29 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    When was the last time you cried? Not because of a movie or series you were watching, not because of a book you are reading, but cry because you couldn't keep the feelings inside...
    TheMisanthropeOtaku TheMisanthropeOtaku 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    Its not that I've cried myself to sleep, its that I couldn't stop crying today yet. There has been so much stress in my household between me and my boyfriend. I know were not...
    4merself 4merself 36-40, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    i cried myself to sleep countless times. Who cares if I am happy or not? It becomes meaningless and when I am sad nowadays, it is hard to cry. Just hope I will never wake up
    Nat2138 Nat2138 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I cry over the death of simbas dad in the lion king everytime i watch that movie. I cried over the death of Hiccups Dad in Dragon 2 that one was a sad one.
    footballgal56 footballgal56 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    For some strange reason I haven't been hungry at all today. I haven't eaten anything all day and for some reason I'm just not feeling hungry enough to eat anything. I've heard that...
    hannahphillips hannahphillips 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm not sure what is going on but earlier today I was doing just fine one minute and then the next minute I was all of a sudden lightheaded and dizzy. It lasted for about 30...
    girlfullofenergy girlfullofenergy 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I watch Doctor Who and when Amy Pond died by weeping angles I cried.😢😢
    Singingbutterfly Singingbutterfly 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 26

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    Cried like a child when Chitaru and Hitsugi died in Akuma no Riddle. I was sad for 3 days afterwards.
    DirrtyHaruka DirrtyHaruka 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 26

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    I cry everytime I watch the classic "0le yella" i cry every time the yellow dog dies at the end! also, "of mice and men" is perty sad, too.... so, yah. i guess u can say i have...
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 Aug 26

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    Yes I have. I have been through a lot in life. I had lost both my parents when I was six. I grew up at my uncles with the siblings that kept picking on me. I worked hard and got a...
    mickeyboy09 mickeyboy09 36-40, M 11 Responses Aug 26

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    I cried when Thorin, Kili and Fili died in BotFA... and I still do every time I see it...
    BillyBillion BillyBillion 13-15, F Aug 26

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    My little sister made me watch "Odd Thomas" on Netflix it was. Great movie. STORMY my favorite character and the main characters gf didn't make it and I cried for a good 10 minutes...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 25

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    I cried when Tommy died on Arrow.
    SplitGivanni SplitGivanni 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    Your mind plays tricks on you sometimes, but the heart is always true. The one thing that prevents me from being happy is when I take a look at my life and I see that its not what...
    MasterWonderPiece MasterWonderPiece 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    I am a teenager, healthy, and in high school. I am the only atheist in my family, as well as the only one whose hobby is writing. I don't play video games, and writing is pretty...
    RamenTraveler RamenTraveler 18-21, M Aug 23

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    I know I should be a better person than I am. I have anger issues. I have trust issues. I get frustrated easily. I think I have become a loner because of this. I just don't have...
    TravelDreamer TravelDreamer 31-35, F 5 Responses Aug 23

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    I will never forget this kid Daniel . He was so not the type of person I would hang out with; cute, country, tubby, popular, smart, white boy .We never really talked but I had a...
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    My heart felt heavy As a gray cloud I wished it rain So i could be tuned with this world -unplanned April.
    RoobieCatenis RoobieCatenis 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    I'm the lone one at school and that day nobody came. Only the seniors and me. And I was so sad that I cried in school and called my aunt because my parents didn't budge.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 23

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    In elementary school I've cried because no one liked me and they teased me. In middle school I cried because my friend told me that she might have cancer (she doesn't, thank God...
    MsFuzzWuzzOreoCat MsFuzzWuzzOreoCat 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    Today I woke up and felt like everything’s just so bleak.Yet the sun was smiling and there was no sign of rain. I felt something missing, everything not in right order inclusive...
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 Aug 22

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    "She says she wants to end it all when she's all alone in her room She cries The way she feels inside is too much for her When all you got is these four walls It's not that hard to...
    wanttobeokay wanttobeokay 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 21

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    My family and some friends tell me I'm beautiful, gorgeous even, but I wish I felt that way. At school, you would think that I would get all the attention because I'm beautiful. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Aug 21

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    Experiences makes us what we are….. very true, provided we learn lessons from it to become a better person. Experiences enrich our lives and in due course of life ultimately...
    Jonaki1 Jonaki1 56-60,