I Cry In Secret

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 76 People

    I'd Rather Cry Inside.

    There's something about crying in public thats not only sad and disappointing, but so embarrassing in a way. I'd hate to say that those who tear up or get emotional in front of others are considered weak, but for me, crying in front of someone makes me feel it is so. My...
    Onlyinmydreams123 Onlyinmydreams123
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 6, 2012

    I was curled up on the sofa watching a film

    downstairs, but an advert came on, and it was that Roberta Flack song. "First time ever I saw your face" and I found myself really shutting my eyes, keeping them shut, because a tear was rolling out and I didn't want it to be noticed! I took a deep breath and quickly wiped it...
    AngelofPink AngelofPink
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 11, 2014

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