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I Dread Valentine's Day

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    Hate It Actually. - Sono solo. I'm alone. I think Valentine's Day is just an excuse to make all single people feel like crap and think they're lame.... And it works! All the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Feb 13, 2009

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    I'm perfectly alright being alone and such. I just don't like seeing lovey dovey couples acting extra sweet, as if telling me that I'm never going to experience that. Besides that...
    Dewms Dewms 18-21 8 Responses Feb 1

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    Seeing And Hearing Others - Wanting to know what those feelings seen/perceived feel like.
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 2, 2013

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    It Will Never Be Same - I used to love Valentine's day. Love romance, doing things for the special someone. Not anymore. I was supposed to out of town at a party for friend, but it...
    1quixoticdude 1quixoticdude 56-60, M Mar 31, 2012

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    I have in the past not thought much about valentines day. It was never anything special but I knew I was loved every day. So everyday was special. Everyday was valentines day. I...
    klynnplayen2 klynnplayen2 46-50, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    Always Have.... - Well last year my bf, now ex bf asked me to be his valentine... We were together 8 months... But then it ended.... So now I hate valentines day 💔
    Musicmeanstheworld Musicmeanstheworld 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 29, 2012

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    I Dread Valentine's Day!!! - Okay so I am thinking about V'Day coming up soon.  I have already seen the stores covered up with everything getting ready for the big "day...
    tink365 tink365 36-40, F Jan 31, 2008

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    Feet Filled With Lead. - Me filled with dread. oh haha just one week until i get bypassed in the storm of commercialized love. angst. well, screw you. of course it's angst. make...
    awkwardlighting awkwardlighting 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 6, 2008

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    Me Too... - I just blew it with this girl that I was dating (like yesterday this happened) and part of it was I had this dumb idea in my head where I wanted her to be my Valentine...
    burgerburglar burgerburglar 22-25, M Jan 28, 2012

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    I don't hate valentine's day cuz of all the lovey dovey crap. I hate it cuz my friends drag me away 2 the mall n makes me dress up n go 2 the annual school dance thing n I hate...
    Midnightdreamer246 Midnightdreamer246 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    The Legend Of St. Valentine - Here we are in 2012, one full month into the New Year. The month of romance has started! Well, I guess you can look at February that way since it is...
    OldBikerJim OldBikerJim 51-55, M 2 Responses Feb 4, 2012

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    I Never Really Believe In It - Hey All Happen to Find this group. I personally never really believed in it even when I had a girlfriend only had one. I thought it...
    Vinnie01 Vinnie01 31-35, M Jan 20, 2013

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    The Real Reason I Don't Have Valentine's Day - Hmmmm, VALENTINE'S DAY...I got a real kicker for you.Back in 1996, when I was pregnant with my 3rd child, my so called husband went...
    nikki4848dd nikki4848dd 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 23, 2011

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    It Was Suppose To Make It More Romantic! - Got married on Valentine's Day.  Now that I'm divorced, not only do I dread it, I hate it!!!!
    Mahal1023 Mahal1023 46-50, F 20 Responses Mar 19, 2011

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    I've never done anything special for valentine's, and that's the way I like it.
    sighimnotgoodwithnames sighimnotgoodwithnames 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 19

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    There is no story to tell. I'm 47 and I never had a valentine ever. To me the day has no significance. I guess to those that do maybe. But to me? No:(
    AGothicOdyssey AGothicOdyssey 46-50, M Mar 25

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    Valentines day is scam. Society picked out a day ( only 1day mind you) to tell that special person how much you really care. On the flip side. When you give a gift on a day...
    socalsissi socalsissi 36-40, T Mar 21

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    My bday falls on vday & for 35 yrs of my life, had nvr spend tat special day with somebody tat i love.. I'm so pathetic.. Lolz
    NamiNasz NamiNasz 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 18

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    My valentines day was amazing! Me and my bestfriend went out to dinner brought eachother a present and had a blast. Valentines day is sometimes not about feeling lonely, but...
    cutiepatootie96 cutiepatootie96 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    Because I found this app on valentines day
    sugarcane2k sugarcane2k 13-15, M Mar 19

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    Had a lovely day going to see a movie and having dinner after with my bf
    Inarup Inarup 51-55, F 1 Response Mar 21

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    Hey ladies no matter what you're at the end of the day your beautiful...😘❤️
    billyaldo billyaldo 22-25, M Mar 26

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    I have been in a somewhat called relationship for on and off for about 5 1/2 years now and I have allways been alone on everyone of those 5years on valentines day, never got...
    Mindyb123 Mindyb123 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    For about the last 6 years. At an average of 350 $ a year for roses, dinner etc thats a combined savings of $ 2100! *fist-pump* Yeah!!!
    webalias3 webalias3 41-45, M 4 Responses Mar 19

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    It mostly consisted of me and my girlfriend drinking at my house and making love ^_^
    FullofFood FullofFood 16-17, M Mar 24

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    Don't feel sad always feel happy😊
    billyaldo billyaldo 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 26

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    Here's an update: Tomorrow is a full year with no sex, no intimate touch, nothing. Is it a big deal to me? Yes and no. There has been progress made in last few months in therapy...
    indianoutlaw indianoutlaw 31-35, M Apr 1

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    So today is day two of my dreading session and I will be finishing today with 47 dreadlocks total! I am so stoked and cant wait to see what my beautiful dreads will look like after...
    LadyXxXTattoo LadyXxXTattoo 26-30, F Apr 8

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    Well, tomorrow I'm getting my last haircut! For the longest, I've wanted to grow my hair out and get dreads. Not those nasty looking free forms....God those look horrid. I mean...
    yourguardingangel yourguardingangel 18-21, M Apr 4

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    I've wanted dreadlocks for as long as I can remember. I haven't gotten them because of social norms and what my parents would think... But I'm a completely different person from...
    DelicateLion29 DelicateLion29 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    Spent 3 days working on someone's hair. It is very painful on your hands and back, and very tedious. They better turn out right.
    Anais92 Anais92 18-21, F Apr 7

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    I am dating a truck driver and have been on and off for 5 1/2 years. We have been back together this last time for 1 1/2 yrs. We moved in together this time and have been through...
    jackie327 jackie327 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    Leap year baby. Yup. I was born February 29th 1996. Totally sucks, only because I never know when to celebrate my birthday . February 28th, because ya know that's my month, or...
    angelicahcah angelicahcah 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13 2014- INTERNATIONAL MISTRESS DAY. Am I correct? On this day, his wife, or She, asked him in a rhetorical manner, if he saw me today, because it was the...
    PictureNoelle PictureNoelle 18-21 3 Responses Mar 21

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    Remember the Peanuts cartoons where Charlie Brown tried and tried to kick the football held by Lucy? Charlie Brown would approach the ball, skeptical and questioning: "If I try to...
    indianoutlaw indianoutlaw 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 27

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    Remember the Peanuts cartoons where Charlie Brown tried and tried to kick the football held by Lucy? Charlie Brown would approach the ball, skeptical and questioning: "If I try to...
    indianoutlaw indianoutlaw 31-35, M 9 Responses Apr 2

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    I like roses tbh, I remember my dad always brought home a bouquet of roses for my mom on Valentine's Day. I would always be so happy for my mom because she received roses :3 We...
    cindykaatt cindykaatt 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    So a couple days ago I went on my first vacation with a man ever, my boyfriend of over 1 year. 1 Year 3 months to be exact. The second day of vacation I received a friend request...
    awkward11 awkward11 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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    It's been a while since I've posted here, but it I love it when it says "welcome home" when I log in, it feels like it was recent ago when I shared my story and it's really...
    WellisntThisjustPeachy WellisntThisjustPeachy 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 29

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    For the longest time, I thought being born on Valentine’s day, sucked. Yeah, it’s a holiday full of love and for those without a partner or sweetheart… it sucks...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 51-55, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Here's an update: Tomorrow is a full year with no sex, no intimate touch, nothing. Is it a big deal to me? Yes and no. There has been progress made in last few months in therapy...
    indianoutlaw indianoutlaw 31-35, M 6 Responses Apr 2

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    ILIASM a year and some change later - chasing whys, and some navel-gazing When the man and I had our first reset after I joined ILIASM, I was all happy and optimistic, saying...
    SmartKat SmartKat 46-50, F 21 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    I am born on February 14th, Valentine's day... Are you born on the same day as me?
    iamawildchild iamawildchild 16-17, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Oh god I feel so terrible about it to Ok so I had a girlfriend in the 7th grade. 7th grade for me was the year that I was so desperate I would want anyone in my life. On Valentine...
    Aqua999amazing Aqua999amazing 13-15, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I have a favorite stuff animal. Daddy got it for me as a Valentine's day gift. It's a Red Sox Pillow pet! I love it so much! Daddy is a huge Yankee fan, so for him to buy anything...
    NYSlilAngel NYSlilAngel 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    My birthday came and went without fanfare on Valentine's Day. Yes, I am a year older 57. While part of me feels young, my body still feels sluggish. I bought myself a new...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 51-55, F 3 Responses Apr 4

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    While I certainly respect the views, opinions, and experiences expressed on this site, one thing seems to be amiss. Not Many write about what it is like to lose a loved one due to...
    fallencub74 fallencub74 36-40, M Apr 4

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    Noah6639vvq8 Noah6639vvq8 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 8

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    My Burmese princess, Emma, is my everything. She has the most loving personality...maybe because she was born on Valentine's Day. Whenever I travel, she comes with me--I can't...
    KiSuKiSu KiSuKiSu 22-25, F Apr 8

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