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I Don't Believe In Love

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 426 People

    ... is a song by Dido.

    (but i totally agree bzzt who does?)
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 23, 2014

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    "I wanna know what it's like,

    to be on the inside of love. Standing in-front of the gates, I see the beauty above" -Nada Surf Love... "People say the words, they sing the songs, they write the movies, but they don't love. "Love" independently does exist. I'm not saying the concept of love is completely...
    YukaPlant YukaPlant 22-25, F Jan 31

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    Fiction

    I believe in the love a friend has for a friend, or a family member has or another family member, but as far as romantic love- nope. It's a total fantasy that disappears after the newness has worn off.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 8 Responses Sep 28, 2010

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    It is not that I don't believe in love.

    love doesn't believe in me
    isa1196 isa1196 18-21, F May 13

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    I Dont Deserve Love Anyway

    I tell myself that I dont believe in love because its the easiest way out. If you dont believe in something, it can't hurt you, right? I try and try to make myself believe that I don't believe in love. Tell myself that Im a cold heart, that I feel nothing, that Im not human. Its...
    Urca Urca 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23, 2011

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    Title Of This Group Says It All.

    I just started leaving all the groups I was in about love. At least ones that I hadn't written stories in. I'm going through a love-purge, of sorts.I've never really experienced love. Or I'm just totally blind. It's a long story. I'm not so sure it even exists - thus I don't...
    SonicReducer75 SonicReducer75 36-40, M 3 Responses Mar 25, 2012

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    Love Is For Children.

    i love my sister, my best friend, my cat. I am capable of experiencing the emotion of love. It's just caring. But capital-L Love, on the other hand, is bullshit. "True Love" and "Soulmates" are nothing more than a media representation of an idealistic childhood daydream. It...
    Margaery Margaery 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 20, 2013

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    An everyday argument between me

    and my friends. Them saying no one can crack the code of love and I saying it doesn't even exist. I'm 16 without a crush, never had one never will. Sure I care about people, I would cry if they pasted but I love you never comes to mind. I love you doesn't exist.
    lostfollower lostfollower 16-17, F 3 Responses Feb 4

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    I used to think love had the answers.

    Those dreams died a painful death.
    SecretAdmirerer SecretAdmirerer 16-17, M Sep 8, 2014

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    I closed my heart off like,

    two months ago due to the shock, depression and anger of a five year unrequited yet confusing love. My eyes opened at my own carelessness and stupidity. Now I'm free and honestly don't believe in love, it's ******* stupid and I will never find 'the one' it's a pile of bull.
    cults cults 18-21, F Aug 12, 2014

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    This is a song by Dido

    and it very nicely describes how I feel about love. How I am capable of falling in love deeply yet I hold myself back for my own good. "Don't Believe In Love" I wanna go to bed With arms around me But wake up on my own Pretend That I'm still sleeping Til' you go home Oh I...
    daeneryss daeneryss 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 15, 2014

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    What ... Seriously?

    Ok, so I have to get this off my chest somehow, and what better way than to blog out my frustrations. So, love The concept has been completely strange to me for as long as I can remember, and to make matters worse, everytime I tell someone that I don't believe in love they start...
    chrysad chrysad 18-21, F Dec 14, 2012

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    I never believed in love,

    never experienced it, I say it but don't feel it, and my life is full of hate
    craz3f8g craz3f8g 18-21 Jan 31

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    Sadly this is a generic group.

    To be more accurate I do not believe in the romantic love. You know that wonderful lie that males and females a like tell themselves to make them feel better about wanting to have sex. I do believe in some form of love because I loved my kitties that were in my life very much...
    ForgottenMale ForgottenMale 26-30, M Jan 31

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    What The Hell's The Point, Anyway?

    Seriously, why do we punish ourselves with trying to fall in love? There are over 6 billion people on this God-forsaken turd we call "Earth" and I doubt more than a 100th of the global population has a chance in Hell of ever finding someone they can spend their lives with. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Jan 17, 2011

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    after dating someone

    for 8 months, I was madly in love with him. he said he felt the same about me. one who love you doesn't hurt you emotionally like that. if you love someone you can't constantly break their trust. you can't do everything you've done to me with love on your mind. when you love...
    lizshiv lizshiv 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 14, 2014

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    Couple of months ago I was reading a library

    book and at the bottom of the page someone had wrote in pencil "LOVE ISN'T REAL PEOPLE JUST GET DESPERATE". It made me think. And whoever wrote that deserves at least partial credit. I think thats the case with most people, as soon as they reach a certain age they flip out and...
    Brimmless Brimmless 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 30

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    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    bettycc11 bettycc11 26-30, F Apr 24

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    Love is for the mentally weak.

    ..i really don't think love is real it's just so many people want it to be that they actually think they feel it.
    J4ckie123 J4ckie123 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 11, 2014

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    Love Shmove

    Love? What's that... I mean I love my family, and my dog, and my car, and my blackberry, my laptop, chocolate, purses, shoes, sunshine... How do you call something love when it's so "buggy" (geek term). Lack of trust, insecurities, cheating... Love is described as PURE...
    MissVickies MissVickies 22-25 2 Responses Jan 3, 2009

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    No Such Thing.

    There is no such thing as love! It's all pointless. Pathetic. Fake. Lies. Roles. Pretend. It's just a fantasy. I never believed in love and I have no regrets about it. You can **** off if you don't like it. It's just a fantasy people want to have in order to escape their lives if...
    CuriousIronButterfly CuriousIronButterfly 13-15, F 4 Responses Jan 20, 2013

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    I'm almost to the point

    where I don't believe in TRUE love. It just really sucks... My friend, Ben told me all about her girlfriend. She told him that she'll love him forever but where's the forever part? It disappeared... That time, Is the first time I saw Ben cried... And I feel bad for him...
    Misaki7590 Misaki7590 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 12, 2014

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    I KNOW that I love my mother.

    She's the only one I actually love. On the other hand I don't believe in the concept of being in love. It's just a bunch of BS. Let's say you get married at 26, that's a damn 26 whole years of that significant other's dirty deeds that you've missed. Who knows what they're...
    Adeinwonderland Adeinwonderland 18-21, F Aug 7, 2014

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    Love was once a beautiful thing shared by two

    people who felt very strongly for one another. The two would be compassionate and intimate, and truly enjoy each others company. Nobody's opinions mattered to them as long as they were happy with each other, as long as they were having a good time together. Love was simple and...
    PrincessKayleigh PrincessKayleigh 16-17, F 5 Responses Jun 10, 2014

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    I Never Really Did To Be Honest.

    I mean I never did I wanted to believe it was real but after not finding people I can connect with on the same level or love me back me,won't hurt me time and time again.Every single time I fall in love I always end up getting hurt so **** love,I honestly think it is easier to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Nov 14, 2012

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    Love Doesn't Seem To Exist

    The reason I don't believe in love, is that I see couples who have been together for so long break up. You can never fully trust someone and have them never let you down. I'm not saying a relationship has to be perfect, but you'll always be let down. One of you will give their...
    Gingersnaps1 Gingersnaps1 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 7, 2013

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    I don't know.. I guess it don't really believe

    in love. As a child I did, but with each year I mature, I stray away from the thought. If it exists, it's more like extreme infatuation, or it is only one-sided. It's nothing like the books. I have been told by people before that they love me, but I don't think they mean it...
    TaylorNicoleee TaylorNicoleee 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 29, 2014

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    People are always shocked

    when I tell them that I don't believe in love, but I don't and that won't change.
    Thatgirlannalise Thatgirlannalise 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Well, today I've realized,

    love isn't real. I mean you could love someone support them best you could, truly do anything for them, and she would just stomp on your heart, like you're not worth ****, you know I thought she was different, I thought finally I found someone to renew my faith in love, but...
    RebelLynx RebelLynx 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 12, 2014

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    Just A Few Months

    A few months was all it took to shatter the idea of being in love, after 22 years of dreaming about the perfect marriage and being in love with someone forever. And then I began an affair with a married man. And then I dumped my boyfriend of 7 years after realizing I wasn't in...
    SpilledSecrets SpilledSecrets 26-30, F Jul 10, 2011

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    It's Only A Chemical Deception

    It's a name we created for a rush of brain chemicals that makes us feel stupid and infatuated with a person. That's all it is. Stop romanticizing it.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 5, 2013

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    No Love

    I spent 8k bringing my girfriend out from Wales, soon as she got here she dumped me, I asked a lady out and she said ok, then she brought her friends into work to check me out and I never saw or heard from her again, I never get women approaching me ever, then my work sent me to...
    dx2dsquared dx2dsquared 41-45, M 11 Responses May 7, 2011

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    Not In The Third Dimensional One.

    Do you ever wonder why spiritual and religious figures such as Jesus or mystics/ Buddhists from the east never marry or get easily attached to people of the opposite sex? It's because they have figured it out that third dimensional love (the one we experience on the earth plane...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 14, 2012

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    There's this really complex feeling inside of me

    but I'm not depressed. But it doesn't mean either that it'll change just because 'I'll find the right person''. There's is NO right person for everybody. Whoever made that BS can shut the hell up! Because first of all, a lot of people can't face the fact that we're all different...
    indiebabe46 indiebabe46 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 5

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    I have trouble believeing in love.

    Blame it on my horrible experiences with males, but I don't believe there is someone made for me out there. Ever guy I've been interested in wanted me for my body. One actually got it and ruined my life. Everytime I meet a new person I tell my sister "This one feels different...
    NutellaXoxo NutellaXoxo 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 10, 2013

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    "Love" Is Never Unconditional. It Is An Exchange Of The Satisfaction Of Needs

    Some people like to fantasize and believe in such a thing as love. They believe that two people are able to be attracted to each other and "love" the aspects of the other. They believe that two such people form what is known as a romantic bond. I believe in no such things. Love...
    WK95 WK95 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 25, 2013

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    Everything is subjective.

    That's right, I said it. I am going to be one of these ******** from now on. CHRIST. "Come on Daaaaaaad, gimme the car tonight..."
    Dreambrother Dreambrother 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 7, 2014

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    So You Never Really Loved Me? What Else Is New?

    Really? Really....he tells me that two years were just a lie, all bullshit.  All told for whatever the reasons.  He says these things around telling me never to contact him again.  No one has ever broken my heart like this one did.  He has the gall to ask if I've found...
    Whym Whym 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 3, 2012

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    I believe in family live

    and friends love but I just don't believe in ROMANTIC LOVE. It just doesn't make sense to me. I think people just get married to show that they have a husband to their friends, and some of them so it because they want to have babies. And others do it because they want sex. I don...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 25

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    Make Believe

    Can anyone define or explain love? Human beings throw the word 'love' around without truly knowing the meaning. The illusion of falling in love is like that of the tooth fairy, Santa Claus or the Easter bunny. It is something we fabricate in our minds. Humans are hungry for love...
    2 Responses Feb 18, 2013

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    Not Ever Again

    I don't believe in love - it's not real. It's not. People tell you this  - and you think they really do, and then they leave and break your heart and you are always left to pick up the pieces.  I just don't think that I believe anymore. Everyone...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 17 Responses Nov 24, 2008

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    Maybe I'm just a cocky bastard,

    but I don't feel like I've ever been in love, and I don't want to be. I read all these experiences about people loving in a sexless relationship because of love, but stay because they feel somehow responsible for their partners libido. I believe in lust. I don't want to settle...
    mybonerandme mybonerandme 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 17, 2014

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    Valentine's Day has just passed.

    Everywhere I go, I see all these happy people, holding hands, engaging in public displays of affection. If only they knew how much it tortured some of us. But humans, by their very nature, are selfish. Most of them couldn't care less about anything other than their own happiness...
    forestlaw77 forestlaw77 36-40, M 2 Responses Feb 14

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    Hi guys! Ok, so long story short.

    . Its been a while since I've realised I was emotionally unavailable coz of my past, found someone who made me realise the emotional waves of falling in 'lust' only to have it go to **** but made me positive and overall grateful. Years of being closed only to ride the waves of...
    Trainedheart Trainedheart 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 24, 2014

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    Media Hype

    The notion of Romantic love is fiction and it always has been, from the ancients on until modern times. Poetic license. And the media thrives on it, giving kids and young people expectations that will only leave them bitter and disappointed. My experiences were with TV shows in...
    TheOriginalPard TheOriginalPard 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 23, 2013

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    Faust76 Faust76 36-40, M Aug 18, 2014

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