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I Don't Belong

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    My story does'nt matter much, its what I've picked up over the years. Just when I think I found an answer, another problem comes along. Most of the time I already know the answer, it becomes apparent, what I have trouble with is the true and sometimes painful of the reality of it...
    fs0647 fs0647 61-65, M 1 Response Sep 16, 2012

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    Anyone else know what its like to just not

    belong, no matter how hard you try to find a place? I've worked so hard to make a place for myself wen I couldnt find one. But some how in the end I didnt even belong in the place I had made for myself. Now Im just floating, wondering where it is that I could belong and weather...
    DottaLynn21 DottaLynn21 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 2

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    Just Dont Fit In

    everywhere i go i feel that i dont fit in with people and society. i hate people looking at me.
    jeda1982 jeda1982 41-45 3 Responses Sep 18, 2010

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    Sigh

    Its starting to feel like it did when I 1st Joined EP five years ago...Like I don't belong. I feel like lately, I don't belong here on Ep. Like My presence wouldn't be missed, and that is not a good feeling to have at all. I already feel like I don't belong at other places. Now I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 29, 2013

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    Yea I never had and I never will.

    I don't belong in this world. I don't belong in this planet. I don't belong in this universe. So what I'm saying is I probably never Gould have been born. You got a problem with this?! Put it in a complaint box not my head.
    Helloblah17 Helloblah17 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 19

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    Never Have, Never Will

    I'm STILL accepting this. Correlating my symptoms with certain labels and getting comfort and syaing OK that's me and that is normal. Putting the pieces together and seeing the title is "Asperger's" or "Panic". I know there are others like me out there. I just have to find them...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 20, 2010

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    :)

    I am at the point in my life where I don't belong nor do I want to. I want to be unique and different and I have certainly succeeded.  
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 13 Responses Sep 17, 2010

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    Hey guys, my life has been pretty good so far but lately I feel like I don't belong in my country. It started like a few months ago when I went to Thailand for a month with someone...
    msawsome44 msawsome44 22-25, M Aug 20

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    I just started in a new school today. The kids there are really nice. I just started in 8th grade, but I don't feel like I belong. I haven't grown as much as a lot of the other...
    BlaringBlackout BlaringBlackout 13-15, M Sep 4

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    I am completely at odds with this region. I absolutely hate it. the over aggressive driving (less so in Vermont and Maine) when there is no traffic on the roads outside of major...
    ajrestless ajrestless 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Like the air that drifts between us I feel unimportant, unseen and uninteresting. People glance my way and see no more than scenery. Ostracised by my friends at school, I inhabit...
    BustedMonkey BustedMonkey 18-21, M Sep 7

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    I'm always like the odd one out.. I'm the ugly, fat one in my group of friends.. I'm the talentless one in my family, I'm nothing special. I'm never the one that stands out (for...
    DepressingKayla DepressingKayla 16-17, F Aug 19

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    One thing I am totally sick of hearing from Americans military personnel is, "Don't be so ungrateful! I'm fighting for your freedom!" No. No you're not. First of all, I live in New...
    Bewail Bewail 22-25, F 7 Responses Sep 4

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    Ugh. This has plagued me my whole life. Even as hard as I try there's still something awkward in my approach. I wish I wasn't such a people pleaser at times and I've been told that...
    tessa4ever tessa4ever 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 9

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     Sometimes i feel like i just don't belong here , like i came from Mars and they forgot to kick me out . On Earth i learnt so much , i learnt that you might crack and you...
    AdventureHunter AdventureHunter 13-15, F Aug 27

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    I have no friends and no I feel like I have no family. They always do what my sister wants to do and nothing I want to do. I feel like I just live here but I don't belong here.
    Justadarkhole Justadarkhole 18-21, M Sep 6

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    Well, honestly... Heaven is my home. I belong there with my family, my God, my savior and my angel, but God sent me down here just as he does all of us so that I can do his will to...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 hr ago

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    People often ask me (especially in this nation of drunks we call Australia!) why I don't drink or smoke. I tell them that it saves me dollars and brain cells - and I don't have...
    murphysmaster murphysmaster 51-55, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I'm the person that doesn't belong to a specific friendship group. I like meeting new people and getting to know a lot of people rather than staying in my comfort zone and hanging...
    uniqueisme uniqueisme 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 29

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    I'm 23 years old and graduated high school in 2009, I was always good in school and people always told me I would succeed in whatever I did. They were wrong. I went to college but...
    23andconfused 23andconfused 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 1

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    Ever since I was 14 years old, I never wanted to have kids. I have no maternal instincts and don't like being around kids very long. Even though I live with my parents, I love my...
    inspirelove inspirelove 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 18

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    Center of attention once again but you don't understand no you don't understand then they try to tell me who i am but they don't understand no...you want a perfect picture to...
    Yovanna Yovanna 18-21, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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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...
    daeneryss daeneryss 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Today I was talking with one of my EP friends about how a guy on here ignored me for no apparent reason. No matter what I tried to say to him, he wouldn't respond.. I don't believe...
    Tazzu Tazzu 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 18

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    I read about all these, "I am the other woman/man" and about how much it sucks that they aren't there when u need them... I don't get it, is there some sort of thrill being the...
    Besidmyself Besidmyself 31-35, F Aug 18

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    I'm primarily writing this to the vets out there. My name is John. I'm a Vietnam Vet. Class of 68-69. I know how tough it is to come back to the "world" and pick up life where you...
    lifeisforfree lifeisforfree 61-65, M Aug 18

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    I just don't get it. I'm good in school. I'm always getting good marks and awards. And I'm working especially hard to get into a good science set in year 9 because I want to get...
    ofsquidgyandcarlile ofsquidgyandcarlile 13-15, F Aug 19

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    Well this is not d ideal experience, I was going for d title "I don't like asking for too much". Anyways, I really don't, I don't like feeling like a burden but over d years...
    Someoneatschoolfoundme Someoneatschoolfoundme 16-17, F Aug 19

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    The reasons I don't have friends is because I like everything old. And I don't like anything that's new. Old tv shows, old cars, ect. I don't fit in with my younger generation...
    Justadarkhole Justadarkhole 18-21, M Aug 19

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    I don't know if I should answer him "yes", because I don't know which is which, is it because I love him or pity him? I don't even know what should I feel about him right now...
    Misaki7590 Misaki7590 16-17, F Aug 22

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    I am 29 and finally admitting to myself that I don't like or really love my father. On paper he's the perfect Dad. Despite the divorce with my Mum and periods of separation he...
    wombattle wombattle 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    I think it's childish and often collusive "My fren blocked you so im blocking you too 'cos my fren says im not her fren if i don't do what she does and she's my fren so i...
    mickyisback mickyisback 51-55, M 4 Responses Aug 23

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    It happened to me yesterday and I still don't know what to think about it. There already is someone I already love (we're not in a relationship though, I wrote about it in my...
    GlowingHeart GlowingHeart 18-21, F Aug 24

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    i personally.... don't share your belief on quite the same level, i think. I think it's super neat that you can find something that you have put your faith into believing. I think...
    a1uM1nuM448 a1uM1nuM448 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    I want to do whatever makes me happy, I want let out the free spirit I have in my mind. I wanted to be a nurse, but I noticed how complicated it is getting into nursing schools in...
    EbbsBreaux EbbsBreaux 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    I asked her calmly and politely if she could please not leave a bunch of clutter on the kitchen counters. Usually I just ignore it and end up cleaning it all up myself, but I'm...
    noodleloaf noodleloaf 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 28

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    I do believe that people that need drugs and alcohol are just throwing their lives away, I personally don't have any troubles with anyone drinking around me but the drugs have got...
    acissej10 acissej10 13-15, F 6 Responses Aug 30

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    I am 25 and have 3 children under 6. I have been with my husband since I was 14, married at 18, and started a family a few months into the marriage. I love my kids with all my...
    Mom1989 Mom1989 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 31

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    I really don't know why anyone would. I don't have anything against people who do become parents but I just can't understand why they would throw their lives away. First few years...
    Dontcare8 Dontcare8 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 31

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    I'm 57 years old and I still don't understand why "We" lie? Are we embarrassed? Are we ashamed? Or is it pride? What ever the reason, I don't like it and I really don't think...
    PhotoJose PhotoJose 56-60, M 1 Response Aug 31

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    No, you'll never realise. I keep the pain under lock and key. You'll never know how much your words have scarred me. I'll put up with the pain so you can be happy. I'll pretend it...
    OsyriaRose OsyriaRose 16-17, F Sep 1

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    Go for absolute deadbeat loser men, with the mindset of "oh, I'm going to change this guy". There's about a 90% chance that's not ever going to happen. There's more of a chance of...
    HeyIThappens HeyIThappens 18-21 Sep 2

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    I love my freedom too much to be a father. Once, I dated a girl with a kid and it didn't work out because I couldn't handle fatherhood. I've told my parents before that I don't...
    bktaylor1989 bktaylor1989 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 2

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    I just don't trust anyone enough to give them all of me. I am a chameleon. It is my defense mechanism. If I act like everyone else no one will question me. As I get older I see...
    TheYellowKing TheYellowKing 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 3

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    I don't really like to judge people especially those I do not know. If somebody made mistake, particularly to the show business, people will accuse and bash them and even...
    JancenDC98 JancenDC98 16-17, M Sep 5

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    I know I don't want to be stuck in an office. I know I don't want to stagnate in one place for the rest of my life. I know I don't want to remain constant. But, I don't know what...
    CMInk2 CMInk2 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 5

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    I say I love you whenever I feel like it, don't really have a problem with saying it. I don't always say it in a romantic context though, and I never overuse it, and by overusing...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 6

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    Don't think about unblocking me. You assume. You are spoiled. You plug your ears. You will not be in my life. I will not be in yours. Your spoiled selfish nature had me trying to...
    Levi1 Levi1 13-15, M Sep 7