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I Don't Think You Should Throw Labels Around Like That

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    Yeah, so I was just called a hipster by my

    boyfriend and I was like "WHA-WHA-WHAAAT MAN?" Maybe I overreacted but it felt so bad and it still feels so bad because I mean We've been talking for months and months and months and we've known each other for so long and I thought he figured me out right, but he didn't. Not at...
    thoughtworn thoughtworn 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2014

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    I think it is more about missing a connection - emotional or physical. I think there are many of us who can occupy their time quite efficiently. Yet, you want someone to come...
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    They say they care but they always get mad when u ask for help
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    *points* see the hole over there.. I'm crawling out of it. I've had enough of sitting here thinking - wow that'd be nice if. If I had you here, would I have come back? Would I...
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    You can only roll your eyes so many times before you just go you know what? I don't believe you. You had me waiting for two years to be official you chose her then you come back...
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    One of the worst things someone ever said to me was, "how can you be depressed when you have everything". We're told we're selfish because they believe we don't appreciate what we...
    willibemissed willibemissed 22-25, F Jan 4

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    sadnesskillsme sadnesskillsme 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 4

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