I Don't Know How to Let Myself Be Loved and Let Down My Guard

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    Affraid To Love And To Be Loved

    My boyfriend tells me "I am affraid". I have never been loved, shown what true love is and I am affraid. I also think I am affraid to love also. I've been burned. I in the other hand have been burned also but I choose not to play that card. Which would make me miss out. The...
    marylou68 marylou68
    Dec 5, 2011

    I Dont' Know How To Receive Love

    I have always felt alone even when I'm in a crowd. Even when people are paying attention to me, even if someone is admiring me and telling me how much they appreciate me. I still feel alone and unloved. I have been looking at these feelings lately trying to understand why it is I...
    phoebe55 phoebe55
    51-55, F
    1 Response Nov 26, 2012


    I think that its safe to say that I'm my own bodygaurd. Sometimes its great, most times it isn't especially being in a relationship.  Bring teased all the time growing up by family, friends (who I thought were) and enemies made me hard.  Its bad enough dealing with...
    MsDetermined MsDetermined
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 7, 2008
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