I Dont Want to Grow Old Alone

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 194 People

    The World Fails To See The Wonderful Person I Am

    I left an abusive relationship in 1999 when i found i was pregnant and have been alone since. the baby was born with cancer and passed away in 2001. Since then as result of the abuse degenrative athritis has taken toll on my body. I ;ole many have slowly put on wieght and am...
    littlebit3359 littlebit3359
    3 Responses Jan 16, 2011

    Already Old and Alone

    Never thought I'd end up my age and be alone but here I am...no man, no children, no job, no life.... it all stinks.  Spend 99% of my time completely alone.  Never would have thought I'd have  a lonely empty life but here I am.  I'm sure I'll...
    tessieann tessieann
    51-55, F
    5 Responses May 29, 2007

    End Of A Relationship At 61

    After 15 years living with a woman I have come to the conclusion that the relationship is over and I now live with an unfeeling stranger in my home. Not something that came on suddenly but has been a growing realization for the past 3 - 4 years. Many things coming to a head for...
    seigar seigar
    61-65, M
    2 Responses Dec 21, 2009

    I'm not afraid of it,

    I'd just prefer not to have to do it. In the last 35 years I've had but 1 friend (not counting my few EP friends) - and that ended suddenly (just up and gone). I never even had a girlfriend. When you hit 50 the world suddenly thinks your'e old. Why, the very day my EP age...
    Shuhak Shuhak
    51-55, M
    5 Responses Nov 26, 2015
    MellowLeo MellowLeo
    41-45, M
    Dec 22, 2015

    It's The Dream................

    But knowing my luck in life, of course I will....................... Why the hell would anyone want to spend time with me................................
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Nov 13, 2009

    Lone But Not Alone

    I don't mind spending my life as a lone person with a significant other, however, I do not want to be Alone.  To me they are very different things. To be lone means you select few people for your inner circle and don't worry beyond that, you spend your time in solitude and...
    AbbyNormal AbbyNormal
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Sep 11, 2007

    Old And Lonely

    Wish my mum had told me when I was still young and eligible to find a good man I can marry so I won't be "old and lonely" as I am now.  I am 53years old now, never married legally, a single parent of two children and lonely all of the time.  If I had known how lonely life would...
    shellkiss shellkiss
    2 Responses Sep 25, 2011

    Me And The Cats

    I'm betting there won't be a husband, so I'll be the "crazy cat lady". They're more dependable anyway...and loving!
    deleted deleted
    9 Responses Nov 12, 2009
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