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I Dont Want to Grow Old Alone

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    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

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    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 22-25, M 2 Responses Nov 13, 2009

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    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

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    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 26-30 9 Responses Nov 12, 2009

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    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 51-55 2 Responses Sep 25, 2011

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    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

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    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 51-55 3 Responses Jan 16, 2011

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    I always want to be alone. it doesn't help but I do it lots
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    Now I can say what I want and do it. I'm in the process of "interviewing" guys to find my boyfriend. My husband knows and just wants me to be happy. I have to say... I never...
    Walkalone9000 Walkalone9000 51-55, F 20 Responses Mar 25

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    I love my family but sometimes they drive me crazy. Its hard being the only guy and youngest in my family, sometimes I just need silence so I can think. I also always hate that...
    LonerToMost84 LonerToMost84 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 7

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    remove friends ? remove messages ? remove old stories about him ? now close your eyes and take a deep breath... slowly release it and smile.
    ElizabethSwanTurner ElizabethSwanTurner 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I hate people. I gotta pretend to care because of business. Living alone doesn't scare me. Getting kids and married are so annoying. I enjoy living by myself not being annoyed by...
    sfdrboy sfdrboy 22-25, M 4 Responses Apr 6

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    for now and I do get to choose if i can be alone forever
    Thedepressedgirlatthewindow Thedepressedgirlatthewindow 16-17, F Apr 12

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    i would love to have some friends that are older then me i think it would be fun and uplifting and plus they know more then me so um if you are older then 17 plz pm me or reply...
    warriorwolf1818 warriorwolf1818 16-17, M Apr 8

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    Dear SelfWhy are you so mean to me? I have done nothing but supported you all this time. I have given you so much haven't I? Why can't you ever see the good in me, treat me right...
    SwanSongRebeL SwanSongRebeL 36-40, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    A wise older friend like in the movies lol, that I can talk to when things seem bad
    WhisperingGrass WhisperingGrass 16-17, F Mar 25

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    I love pleasing older white women. They love the passion and control I give to them.
    blkrhino blkrhino 31-35, M Mar 26

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    One of the best parts of the day is when I get to work and I take about 15 minutes to just sit in the car and enjoy silence before going in. I never take for granted the rare time...
    Bumblelion Bumblelion 31-35, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    Ahhh having lunch in my car away from the noise and everyone.....got a new book, looking forward to reading. This is the only time I have to myself! A house full of kids and a...
    funsized1 funsized1 41-45, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    I'm halving a few... thinking. Love this girl.. but tomorrow things won't change cause of we don't talk.. gosh it's one of the worst things ever..
    pokerheartbrkn pokerheartbrkn 41-45, M 2 hrs ago

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    I work in the shipping department of a small to medium sized manufacturing warehouse. A month ago I spent my lunch break flying paper airplanes in a big open space in the...
    bb662 bb662 26-30, M Apr 9

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    Ever have one of those times when you wish you could just get in your car and/or get in a plane and just up and go far far away and not go back for at least a couple of weeks...
    tastyfrzz tastyfrzz 46-50 4 Responses Mar 24

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    Sometimes its just better to climb into my "bubble" for a bit and just relax and think. Being such a sensitive and emotional person all the time wrecks havoc on my body. So I just...
    orchidangel orchidangel 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 29

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    I'd like to have my own house. Not to live with parents and sister.
    erik2000erik200 erik2000erik200 13-15, M 1 Response Mar 29

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    I'm jealous to see them laughing at there,while I'm here trying to smile
    NurSabrina1213 NurSabrina1213 13-15, F Mar 31

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    I'm jealous to see them laughing at there,while I'm here trying to smile
    NurSabrina1213 NurSabrina1213 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    Just during spring break and your birthday (:
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    It's already been forever or it seems that way. Solitude seems to be the theme in my life but I don't always prefer it that way but I do sometimes/often find other people awkward...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 1

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    I really just wanna escape just to recollect my thoughts. Being in this house can be too much
    orsoliz orsoliz 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    yep. its just one of those days and it has been a long one. it started out fine. I woke up ate etc etc. the usual. then I left with my grandparents to buy and dig flowers. the lady...
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    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I want an older man so badly I am so wet and h o r ny for them. ;)
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    somewearntme somewearntme 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    Shaykh ul-Islaam Ahmad bin AbdulHaleem Ibn Taymeeyah (d.728 A.H.) -Rahimullaah- said: Every time a person increases in doing good acts and Taqwaa 1 then his goodness and beauty...
    Shangem Shangem 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    After 9 years of smoking I have been cigarette free for almost two months now! My longest period without a cigarette was 6 months. I started back up again. I was finally so...
    Imnothomeyet Imnothomeyet 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 8

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