I Dont Want to Just Go Thru the Motions

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    I Am Making the Motions Now.....

    .........instead of just going through them.  In my marriage for years I felt like I was living this life inside of a cage and looking out at the "real" life with a deep longing to participate.  I AM participating now....I am embracing life for all its worth...
    invisiblewife invisiblewife
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Jun 12, 2009

    Their Success Is My Failure

    to get a "good" job doing the same thing, same time, every day for the rest of your life. aaaah someone kill me if this really what success means. either that or be super lucky and get rich and famous. i have dropped out of school 4 time in the past 3 years and i honestly think...
    neshadoll neshadoll
    18-21, F
    Dec 30, 2012

    Is This All There Is?

    Maybe I'm not in the correct area, because the experiences seem to be from women. Any how, lately I've started to wonder if maybe I'm expecting too much or what. Our Marriage is fine, in most every respect, we have two teenagers who are on the Honor role each semester at school...
    MrGW MrGW
    56-60, M
    Aug 14, 2013

    Not Me At All

                                       I know there is alot of this going on and sorry but its not me. If I have...
    flourlady111 flourlady111
    46-50, F
    3 Responses May 10, 2009

    Can't Be False Anymore....

    I agree completely and now all I want to do is be emotional just so everyone else will finally understand it is okay to be. At least in the right situations anyway... I am finally living and I know I am not just going through the motions of life, I am experiencing every breath...
    oxygenhasflaws oxygenhasflaws
    18-21, F
    Jul 20, 2009

    I Feel Numb All The Time

    For the most of my marriage i have felt like a robotic person.. moving only when told to and making only motions of movement that has been needed..everyday i wake up and everyday i go through each waking moment as a struggle of a motion to inspire the next.. a motion not to do...
    dreamcatcher60foru dreamcatcher60foru
    56-60, F
    Dec 9, 2012
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