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I Cry Sometimes When I Am Alone

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    Sometimes I just lay on my back in a dark room,

    motionless and completely silent. I stare at the dark ceiling and feel how the tears crawl down my temples and travel further down into my ears. It makes me feel a little bit relieved. There's even something magical and beautiful about the moment. I am alone with myself and I...
    OpenlyHonestly OpenlyHonestly 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 28

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    A Winner When Young And A Loser When Getting Older

    When young, whatever I do is always right and never be wrong. Everybody will say you are absolutely right eventhough it is wrong because they wanted to win your friendships. When you are getting older, whatever I...
    Josephinewong62 Josephinewong62 46-50, F 1 Response Jun 6, 2012

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    I Miss You And I Can't Change It

    There are just days when certain situations I face bring tears to my eyes. It is not often but every now and then I just cry about what has happen to me This morning was just a point I missed a special person and I wanted to see my Maya so bad but it would be too complicated to...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 6, 2012

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    Tears, Fears, And Smiles From Miles Away

    As I hear his words through the phone, I am amazed at how well he can so accurately read the life of this woman a world away from him. Sometimes I get lost in a maze of tears because I know that no other man will ever be able to do the same from up close.  But as quickly as the...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 9 Responses Jun 6, 2012

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    Crying

    I hate to cry but seems like anymore thts all i do.
    princescherryblossum princescherryblossum 16-17, F Nov 17, 2013

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    Life

    In the last month I turned 18 I lost mi grandfather n I killed mi mom n I sent my brother to a mental instution When I was 2 mi mom use to lock me in the bath room wen she would go out when I was 4-9 she would allow men to rape for money from 10 till bout a month ago she tour...
    Slowsuicide Slowsuicide 18-21, F May 29, 2013

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    If you lie to yourself enough,

    you can trick yourself into feeling anything.
    Mikuarikashi Mikuarikashi 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 15

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    You Can Understand You Better

    It’s okay to cry. Sometimes when people cry it is a sign of healing Sometimes people that are strong cries when they are alone This to me says they are stronger! Sometimes if you cry around people you are misunderstood Sometimes you don’t feel like explaining what you are...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 2, 2012

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    Sorry

    Im sorry to anyone i ever hurt. I didnt mean to . And i do like my friends on here i care about them. Im dumb
    princescherryblossum princescherryblossum 16-17, F Oct 27, 2013

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    Sometimes.....

    I am content with my life, have to be, I have no other choice. But the "could of, should of, would of" thoughts are always ready to pop up any chance they can get when I have time for self reflection........ Sometimes I feel like this life is just not long enough to get...
    silentwellofsorrow silentwellofsorrow 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 10, 2012

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    Forever night. Forever night,

    & I'm cold & in pain. Hold me tight, don't look in disdain. Forever night,they all tried to warn me. They were right, cause now I'm torn but none will see. Forever night, we coulda had it all, Look at it in the light, we'd both have to fall. Forever night, things will always...
    Mikuarikashi Mikuarikashi 16-17, M Feb 18

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    I just need to cry sometimes,Like right now.....
    jaynick15 jaynick15 13-15, F 5 Responses Aug 11

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    IT'S OK... CRY....You sitting in your officeYou see your co-worker gets a flowerYou put a fake smile on your faceyour eyes are getting wateryyou try to hide it like something in...
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    And I sit by the sunset Alone Watching the night fall Just like my life Gone into the darkness Away from the sunshine Away from happiness Into the world Where I don't want to live...
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    I don't think crying is a sign of weakness, I believe it is a sign that that person has had too much and has been keeping things in too long. It is perfectly okay to cry and to...
    owens321bam owens321bam 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 12

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    Sometimes you just gotta cry your feelings out before you smile again
    ActuallyGrace ActuallyGrace 13-15, F Aug 2

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    I went for a walk earlier today. I remember just feeling stressed, so I picked up the pace and start jogging at one point. After a few minutes of jogging I stopped. I thought I...
    LifeLover12 LifeLover12 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    I hate when i cry for no reason
    Xproblem Xproblem 16-17, F Aug 10

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    I guess everybody has another side of them that they let certain people see and I am one of those people that hide a side of myself that I don't want certain of my friends and...
    Culinaryman23 Culinaryman23 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I haven't cried since I was 13 years old. I'm 35 now. You might think that it's a good thing, but I've been attending funerals, I've had people close to me cry their eyes out, but...
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979 31-35, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    He works out of town for two weeks. When he's home I do give him his space. But he's gone early in the morning, sometimes till noon. He goes out a lot. I stay home a lot. We have a...
    HushedThoughts HushedThoughts 22-25 a week ago

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    Sometimes having alone time can be therapeutic, but if that alone time exceeds 1 week depression starts to set in :(
    justEexisting justEexisting 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I have lived by myself since my son moved out at 18. I love my independence and privacy. I love knowing that i run my own ship and no one can kick me out of my own house. I love...
    wtf49 wtf49 61-65, M 1 Response Aug 4

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    I just find it hard to cry sometimes I feel pain and all but I can't I just can't .
    DrowningInPain2 DrowningInPain2 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    I cry when other people cry. Also when the sunlight or a light is too bright, and if a girl has worn WAY too much mascara, I start crying! AUUGH, so annoying! Does anyone else have...
    Docdaughter1 Docdaughter1 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    Friends... That's such a child and teen thing, and that includes collage age. Any adult (out of school) with friends have too much time on their hands. Yea, I'm on here typing...
    NaturalJoy NaturalJoy 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I drink alone. I do so all the time. To be perfectly honest, i prefer drinking alone to drinking in the presence of other people. I simply don't see what the issue is. It is a...
    Lullacus Lullacus 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    Sometimes when I am sleeping I have vivid dreams of someone talking to me and telling me of things that will happen in my life, either to me or to someone close to me. It doesn't...
    RainbowsandAngels RainbowsandAngels 51-55, F Aug 3

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    Especially right now. So much going on in my life and sometimes when I hold it all in for too long, I lash out! Why am I like this? I hate myself for this
    Laserbeam18 Laserbeam18 18-21, F Jul 27

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    I accidentally refer to real life people as "characters" sometimes when I'm trying to tell someone a story.
    killingallparamedics killingallparamedics 16-17, F Aug 15

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    Basically, when I'm just trying to be calm and ask questions you know I like to ask loads of questions and do not want to get into any debates or anything like that.. or I am just...
    Starz93 Starz93 18-21, F Jul 24

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    I guess I'm old fashioned but when I get dressed up (like most days for work) and I'm wearing dress slacks I always wear pantyhose underneath. That gives me a smooth line (I don't...
    shesgotleggs shesgotleggs 41-45, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I know I shouldn't. There are people with major medical physical flaws. Mine are trivial but I feel so huge and gross sometimes. When someone thinks I'm cute I wonder what their...
    bossvixen bossvixen 26-30, F Aug 11

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    My mother treats me more as her friend than a daughter. She always shows off her "affection" for my other siblings in front of me.   My father wasn't in my life after I turned...
    pepero17 pepero17 16-17, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Lonely life in highschool (Popularity and crave of belonging): Hey everyone. My name is Corrine and I was in 9th grade for the school year 2013-2014. Life was hard for me during...
    RynCori RynCori 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    Morning, afternoon, evening, I always end up crying. Whenever I'm surrounded by people I'm all happy, but when I'm alone in my room I cry a lot. Sometimes I don't even know what I...
    justinbartolome justinbartolome 13-15, M Aug 11

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    It has always been this way. Just a pit of despair that has me trapped. When I talk to people and have fun, I forget about these feelings for a while. Sadly, once they leave, it...
    NiennaG125 NiennaG125 13-15, F 5 hrs ago

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    It happens through times when i watch a movie and see a kid cry or a woman cry. i never take it as a weakness as tears get out of my eye and slip on my cheek and i can't stop it. I...
    Egyptianguy34 Egyptianguy34 31-35, M Jul 29

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    I have major self-esteem issues, so I get nervous easily when things are about me. I cry a lot because of little things when I'm alone, but my parents have always taught me that...
    KJGaskins KJGaskins 16-17, F Aug 13

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    Turning 20 years old in a few days, my mom will be there, my half brother and half sister will be there, my step dad will be there, I mean they always have been. It seems like...
    jaycee3719 jaycee3719 18-21, M Aug 9

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    I think its called monophobia. The fear of being alone. I've always just thought that it was normal, that feeling you get when you're alone. I found out recently it wasn't...
    NyBrid NyBrid 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Wow I haven't written in a while... Well... I guess I'm alone again. I guess I need someone to talk to again. So here I am. So my aunt, cousin, and cousins' stepdad all went to...
    secrets1can2be3told secrets1can2be3told 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 31

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    These last two,years have taught me to be strong from outside but to be a very weakling from inside. no matter what you do for others,,no matter how much problems you face to make...
    divich420 divich420 18-21, M Jul 29

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    My name is Mia and I go through a lot.i cry myself to sleep everynight as I am right now.my family hates me thy never take their time to help me even when they know in depressed...
    elizabethmia elizabethmia 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 3

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    i would get red eyes when i was younger, sometimes even when my eyes were just tearing up but not crying they would already be reddening. this would annoy me; who wouldn't be...
    hans13 hans13 51-55, F Aug 5

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    As an introvert, I enjoy being alone sometimes. Being around people for long periods of time can be quite exhausting. I like having time to myself to reflect on things and be alone...
    Sapphire14 Sapphire14 18-21, F Aug 13

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    Regardless of my loving family and friends, I somehow feel like I'm all alone. I'm not really sure how to explain it but it seems like the world is whole lot scarier and I don't...
    uniqueisme uniqueisme 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I feel really sad right now. Like I want to just drink myself to sleep. I feel so alone and when I try to talk to people they're to busy to talk to me or see me. I don't know what...
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