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I Dont Know What I Want

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    I can't believe someone got to me

    and broke me this badly. This kinda really really sucks, I guess.... Hmmm. 😕
    left4deadspace left4deadspace 16-17, M Feb 23

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    Why is this age so confusing.

    Everything. I lose a lot I love and get what I don't need.
    arabella1108 arabella1108 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 29

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    left4deadspace left4deadspace 16-17, M 1 Response Feb 22

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    I don't know if I want to leave

    or stay.. I'm a very indecisive person.
    alyson1913 alyson1913 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    But, Something Is Missing

    It's not money.  I've had that and it doesn't fill me up.  It's not friends because they sometimes make me feel anxious.  It's not food because I have to recyle that.  It's not fine wine, I've had that.  On the other hand, great hugs, kisses and more...
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M 2 Responses Apr 16, 2009

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    Why am I so confused?

    Maybe not knowing what I want is related to...wait a. Minute it IS related to being fearful of making a decision and not knowing it's outcome. What if I'm wrong? What if I'm not seeing things clearly? I don't want to walk away but staying is draining me. What if I'm right?! What...
    constantRevelation constantRevelation 31-35, F Mar 10

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    Give me what I want what I really really want

    cause I know what I want what I really really want
    Bigbootyno2 Bigbootyno2 70+, T Oct 13

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    I don't know how I feel right now,

    I don't know what I need or want. Its hard to even write this because my mind is so blank. I'm not sure what the point of this was.
    joshislost joshislost 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 12

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    What Do I Want

    my life is not going in the right direction and I don't know how to turn it around. I don't know what i want. But I know it's like at the tip of my tongue it's like the story of Rumpelstiltskin if you could just name the name you would have it all. But there's a lot of things...
    Passionfruit3 Passionfruit3 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 2, 2009

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    I Dont Know What I Want Because....

    I dont know what I want because my life is too good. I guess if I had REAL problems I wouldnt bother which way to go....I should be happy...but I am not....I know one shouldnt compare "pain" with "other "pain"........why am I not just happy....
    Pinkich Pinkich 22-25, F Apr 22, 2010

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    I seriously don't know what I want from life.

    I'm happy, but I'm not sure this is for me. I really don't know where I will be in say, 10 years?? Will I still be in the same situation? Only time will tell I suppose
    xsignorinax xsignorinax 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 6

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    I don't know what I want

    or how I feel about my baby's father, I do love him but to a certain extent my love is gone we've gone through countless arguments have had serious issues regarding him wanting me to have an abortion because his ex was pregnant she was at 7 mo and we both had no idea she was...
    jasmin1030 jasmin1030 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    Can you want nothing

    yet everything at the same time?
    anonomyouslybroken anonomyouslybroken 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    A few weeks ago, this person

    who I just met had an impact on me.. We don't talk anymore, but he brought up that I don't know what I want, and it did in fact bring me to the reality I was so desperately trying to detach from. Do I really know what I want? The answer to that, no. I don't. I don't know what I...
    distanceandspace distanceandspace 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 16, 2013

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    Morality

    Morality is not just an obligation equal in importance to the cult or religious obligations of Israel, but that morality is perhaps superior to the cult. The crimes that are denounced as being utterly unacceptable to Yahweh, infuriating Yahweh to the point of destruction of the...
    newnature newnature 46-50, M Apr 9, 2011

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    This guy i know is beautiful.

    Not a lot people think so but I do . He sat next to me and we talked but I wanted to leave because I couldn't bear it. Yet when I left i regretted not making an effort. I think he is attractive but surely we would of hit it of by now? I've spoken to him ( long convos ) twice
    halionyx halionyx 18-21, F Apr 29

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    Heard from someone I missed a lot.

    To make a long story short summer fling with a military man. I was trying to decide what was best for my life a serious man that cared for me or a party boy that loved me but wasn't ready yet. Anyways I choose the summer fling and he went away half way around the globe. Hearing...
    fitness20 fitness20 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 6

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    I'm trying to decide what to take in college &

    whether or not I should take one that I might need to move to another city to get a job. Idk if I should think of my relationship in the future or just what I want cause idk if it'll last that long or..I want it to but we're not doing so well right now..I'm so confused. Why does...
    Canadiangirll27 Canadiangirll27 18-21, F Mar 11

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    I've never quiet known what I've wanted.

    I get sooo close to some people than I shut them out completely. It's so strange, it's like the flame dies. I don't want it to but one day I could feel like I would move mountains for this person than the next I don't even want him to look at me. I love the chase, having what I...
    500DaysOfWhat 500DaysOfWhat 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 6

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    Unfornately it's pretty sad, that I still don't know what I want to be yet, I know that I kinda want to aim to be a swim coach because I used to be a swimmer myself in high school...
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    Father Jerry (Pat O'Brien) asking Rocky (James Cagney) to "turn yellow" for the sake of the kids in the movie Angels With Dirty Faces, 1938. Jerry wants Rocky to behave in a way so...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 3 Responses Nov 29

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    So today Dylan and I started out… lets just say, “not conected”. So, I was late to spanish class. Dylan was just staring at me out the door. I opened it and closed it quietly...
    GoldMarine GoldMarine 18-21, F Dec 18

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    I think I was around the age of seven when this happened. I remember two instances when I think I might have been molested by my god brother. In one memory I remember him pushing...
    CosmicBear01 CosmicBear01 13-15, F Dec 2

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    I don't know.....I just don't know what's wrong with me. I don't feel right. I don't belong here.......Why am I here?! To be bullied?!?! (It's already happening!!!) To be useless...
    TheLoner1234 TheLoner1234 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 5

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    So, I love my boyfriend, very much. Well actually he's my fiancé, so obviously I love him enough that once upon a time I said yes to marrying him. Lately it seems that everything...
    AlicebeneyisSilvereyes AlicebeneyisSilvereyes 16-17, F Dec 11

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    I know my favorites. I know what I like. But I don't know who I wanna be or where I want to work at. I don't know who I want to be with if with anyone at all.
    Zim0 Zim0 18-21, M Nov 28

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    Hey, I want to take this off my chest as soon as possible, it's consuming me. I don't know if there is something wrong with me, if I look like an absolute freak or if I just look...
    tempusfugittt tempusfugittt 18-21 Dec 2

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    I so lost on what i should do you don't show me that you care i try to do everything i can for you there is so much stuff i want to do for you yes i know you may not trust me but i...
    thatrandomchick01 thatrandomchick01 18-21, F Dec 2

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    I think, no...I know, I've spent the last 15 years trying to convince someone that I'm good enough to love and deserve the truth. There's no point in going on about all the things...
    IstyBisty IstyBisty 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    WHAT'S SO BEAUTIFUL ABOUT ME? I LOOK INTO EVERY MIRROR TO FIND THE DIFFERENCE, BUT I DO NOT KNOW WHAT IS SO BEAUTIFUL...DO NOT CONSIDER ME AS AN ATTENTION SEEKER...I JUST WANT TO...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 16

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    Just gonna stand there and watch me burn But that's alright because I like the way it hurts Just gonna stand there and hear me cry But that's alright because I love the way you lie...
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 18

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    i dont know. people want me to tell them whats on my mind, they wanna help. i know this, but when i try and tell them, talk to them, tell them private things....things only certain...
    turnpike1971 turnpike1971 41-45, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Knowing what your bad at, makes one know what your good at?. (Tho I hope not to find something good in bad things) And what might be done different or better... Or that cant be...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M Dec 3

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    I don't know. Everyone is always telling me that I have to be one thing and one thing only. But no, I want to be a nurse, a musician, a marine biologist, an editor. But I HAVE to...
    leonelalol leonelalol 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 4

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    I know He does, somewhat clear for my career, but not clear for my more intimate relationships...does He want me to be with someone or was I meant to be without a special someone...
    easynuh easynuh 26-30, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    I just want to know what my most attractive feature is!
    colesgirl colesgirl 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 27

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    "You can sit next to me if you want.." "Run, Forest! Run!" "Mommy always says, "Life is like a box of chocolates. You just never know what you are going to get." Movie--Forest...
    FocusOnPlan FocusOnPlan 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 28

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    I have this friend of mine. sometimes I really don't know how to describe her. I did so much but come to this point of time. I feel that she don't appreciate it? everytime when I...
    AnnxJoy AnnxJoy 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    And I also want to know what you think it is and why I chose it and what the choice tells you about me and your suggestions for improving my profile photo for next time! Be...
    HelenTarnation HelenTarnation 41-45, F 2 Responses Dec 6

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    I'm 45 years old....and I STILL don't know what to do with my life. I once thought I had it figured out...I was married, had kids...was just going to grow old with that person...
    RubyLane RubyLane 41-45, F 3 Responses Dec 7

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    basically my reationship is over. he just stopeed caring which i really dont undertsand how that happened. but i know these things happen. but in a way i guess im kinda done to...
    BrokenSilence22 BrokenSilence22 18-21, F Dec 7

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    Women want there love to be reciprocated In the same way they give it. They want there romantic love to be as rewarding as they make their potential mates. They want there...
    wethebest wethebest 22-25, M Dec 9

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    Just found out my older sister is going to get back together with my family. She's like a mini version of my mom. She constantly beat me up and called me names. I don't know what...
    thefallenones thefallenones 13-15, F Dec 13

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    So, in grade 12 I wanted to do all these cool things like be a flight attendant, a fashion designer or a florist. But my mum said they weren't good jobs and my principal said I had...
    sweaterrweatherr sweaterrweatherr 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 14

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    Ya' know what though, I don't mind. I mean if my muscles ache, it's because I've used 'em. It's hard for me to walk up them steps now, its 'cuz I walked up 'em every night to lay...
    tanlinesandtattoos tanlinesandtattoos 36-40, F Nov 28

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    I do, I have lots of stories, and lots of experiences. I would like to know what you think about me when you see it.
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 6

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    Stunned and hurt. He is hurting and so am I. There's nothing I can do. I can't help him, I can't even help myself. I am desperately trying to hold it all together, to keep all this...
    Oso41412 Oso41412 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 8

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