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I Don't Comfort Eat

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    More Likely To Starve

    In the past, when I've been depressed and at my worst, food has always been the last thing that I'd desire. To me, the feeling of being crushed and devastated overrides hunger. I've felt a heaviness for months at a time.. a feeling of impending doom and general emptiness, right...
    wtfwolf wtfwolf 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 6, 2010

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    Guilt ...

    I dont comfort myself by eating .. since after doing such thing I feel so guilty and stupid .. There're so many ways to comfort yourself but eating .. It makes you feel fat and disgusting .. Comfortable for a while then regret forever ..
    DollyDiva DollyDiva 22-25, F 6 Responses Jan 24, 2010

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    I Really Don't

    If you saw me in person you would think, "Oh, a fatty. She must eat all the time." -_-But that couldn't be further from the truth. I recently started documenting my daily food intake, and according to my weight and height, I actually don't eat ENOUGH. Yeah, I was surprised too...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F Oct 5, 2011

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    I Forget To Eat

    Whenever I feel depressed or sad I literally forget to eat. I don't get hunger pains, or any of the other signs of hunger. I don't know why, never really thought about it until I saw this group on someone's profile. It won't phase me at all to go days without eating, doesn't even...
    SweetlyLingering SweetlyLingering 70+, F 1 Response Feb 14, 2012

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    My preference is to eat alone. The only person I am comfortable eating around is my father because he knows me very well. I am a very picky eater, and I get embarrassed eating...
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    It's uncomfortable They stare and some Of your food
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Oct 5

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    It's so uncomfortable, u have to worry about not chewing like a cow or with ur mouth open.
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    But will if they speak of being done.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 6 days ago

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    So, of course I'm sharing my personal stuff, and I am no fool - I know the deal, but I have an emotional side, and I'm feeling depressed, but I try to get past every day -one day...
    Mannpiences Mannpiences 31-35, M 2 hrs ago

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    The foodstuff truly is kind of astounding... You will discover all differing kinds of seafood salads, a number of fish primarily based soups, in addition to fresh shellfish and...
    Willy52yt Willy52yt 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 24

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    Growing up I suffered a lot of abuse from people a child should naturally be able to trust. I'm not comfortable discussing what I went through but I'm just going to say it was bad...
    13Selene13 13Selene13 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 25

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    Change is a natural and important part of life. Many people reject change and cling to the past, but I don't see the point in that. There will always be new changes to your...
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    I honestly don't fear my death because I don't believe we seise to exist. I have faith that God is here for every living thing that exists in the universe, not just on Earth. I am...
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    I have a broken heart that I don't think is ever going to heal. A little over two and a half years ago, my sister and my nephew moved in with me and my husband. He was 6 months old...
    hjsmith1622 hjsmith1622 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Ok first off let me say that I am posting this for venting purposes and am not looking for pity or compliments.... I truly just don't get it and would like subjective(what you...
    Lld84 Lld84 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    I posted this up as a response, but it's rather reflective of my view on the idea of a god. I'm more a believer in the individual person and people and the common good than I am...
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    I'm 13 years old and i have 2 little sisters. my older little sister is 10 years old, and the other one is only 1. My 10-year-old sister is the one though that I'm mainly...
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