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I Dread Valentine's Day

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 86 People

    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 single people are sitting alone at home thinking about how much they would love for someone to ask them to be their valentine...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Feb 13, 2009

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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'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, though, I'm alright. Perfectly alright. But then last year, my grandmother passed away. Just days before Valentine's. I didn't...
    Dewms Dewms 18-21, F 6 Responses Feb 1, 2014

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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 was too commericalised. I have always seen a little point of it. Now I don't have a partner I have good excuse to carry on not...
    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 off and had himself an affair.Claimed he got a girl pregnant, told me this same day, and then proceeded to leave home.Well he had some help with...
    nikki4848dd nikki4848dd 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 23, 2011

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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. I had a corsage planned out as the gift and everything. But another lonely Valentine's awaits, thank you...
    burgerburglar burgerburglar 22-25, M Jan 28, 2012

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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 the month of Valentine’s Day, February 14th. But how did the holiday start and was it always linked to love and romance? Well...
    OldBikerJim OldBikerJim 51-55, M 1 Response Feb 4, 2012

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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 it into a brick and throw it at my head.
    awkwardlighting awkwardlighting 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 6, 2008

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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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    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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    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 dressing up!!! Plus they bascically tie me up jut 2 put makeup on me!!! I don't lik makeup it makes me feel stupid n my face feels heavier >:/
    Midnightdreamer246 Midnightdreamer246 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 14, 2014

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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 didn't gel. My wife never came home from, she had said something about going out with her cousin. I just knew... Drank all...
    1quixoticdude 1quixoticdude 56-60, M Mar 31, 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".  I am in a marriage that lacks any romance/intimacy at all.  But let's have a holiday to make me feel worse. ...
    tink365 tink365 36-40, F Jan 31, 2008

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    It's okay in the day, I'm staying busyTied up enough so I don't have to wonder where is heGot so sick of crying, so just latelyWhen I catch myself I do a 180I stay up, clean the...
    Tinboxdoll Tinboxdoll 36-40, F 9 hrs ago

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    Going for a driving class tomorrow, I dread the thought of going there because of my social anxiety and all. Earlier this week, I remember there was this one creepy dude talking to...
    sandalwoods sandalwoods 18-21, F 14 hrs ago

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    I don't know if I have it, don't really want to admit it. But I get the feeling of impending doom often, like something is going to bust into my apartment or someone will attack me...
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    My top 10 songs! 10. Tears Don't Fall - Bullet for my Valentine 9. Mr. Brightside - The Killers 8. What's my Age Again? - blink-182 7. Lying is the Most Fun a Girl Can Have Without...
    mattinsula mattinsula 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    They say everything happens for a reason and I am such a true believer of that. Two weeks ago I was dreading this week. I had already pictured in my mind that I was going to be...
    thelionsden13 thelionsden13 41-45, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    It's dreadful to love someone and not receive their love in return. It's also dreadful to receive someone's love, and yet you cannot love them back, no matter how much you want...
    biggunsatx biggunsatx 41-45, M 11 Responses 4 days ago

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    Fear of DollsFear is an emotion caused by a hazard alleged by living entities. Fear induces a change in organ and brain function and finally a change in behavior which leads to a...
    fearexit fearexit 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    Just broke up with my boyfriend whom I started dating a couple of days before Valentine's Day. I am not one of those people who date for fun. I only date when I am absolutely...
    righteouschica righteouschica 18-21, F 7 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have periodically written about my boyfriend and myself. He is now my ex. I dated a wonderful, kind, generous man with Aspergers. We were together five years. I finally left him...
    Bibiana554 Bibiana554 56-60, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    This is my sad story. No one ever gave me a single flower, no one said you're my Valentine. I'm alone. This is my happy story. I know I will have someone one day, to kiss me on the...
    Dramhunter Dramhunter 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Life never ceases to amaze me. It’s interesting really, the things it throws at me sometimes. I’m a little confused by how things have panned out across the last week. It’s...
    Hellobellochello Hellobellochello 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I was 17 when I entered the best engineering college in my country. It's like a rat race. I was just fortunate to get through the entrance exam. Everyone enters college with a...
    chocolatesforever chocolatesforever 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    *1-10 (Tokio Hotel)1. Monsoon2. World Behind My Wall3. Kings of Suburbia4. Hilf Mir Fliegen5. That Day6. Zoom Into Me7. Geh8. Rescue Me9. Girl Got a Gun10. 1000 Oceans*11-20...
    RagingDemon29 RagingDemon29 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    Excuse me but, What the F***? So much has happened. But anyway, Ex came back to me after the girl he got with after me did a 180 on him. She basically left him without an...
    silkteddyy silkteddyy 22-25, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    I'm happy to be on the other side of my SM. I have long moments of feeling at peace. The Ex is still being a creep. But, it's Friday night, I'm alone. I can listen to The Carpenter...
    PinkJeanie1970 PinkJeanie1970 41-45, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I am siddique. .2011 I worked in a sneaker store she worked with me too .her name is brenda .that time we in same store the first day she came to worked I still remember she had...
    mohiuddin1980 mohiuddin1980 31-35, M Jul 23

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    Been alone for 24 years now. Lol
    Tarynymous Tarynymous 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I was with this guy for 5 years (I am 24, he is 28)I had known him for 7. We started out as best friends. We met on Valentine's Day, had the same birthdays, lived in the same...
    NatashandAres NatashandAres 22-25, F Jul 23

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    I was with this guy for 5 years (I am 24, he is 28)I had known him for 7. We started out as best friends. We met on Valentine's Day, had the same birthdays, lived in the same...
    NatashandAres NatashandAres 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I think I'm in love with my best friend. Let's just call him Bob, So I met Bob in 5th grade, I despised him greatly because he was annoying. So, I basically bullied him. However...
    kng123 kng123 18-21, F Jul 21

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    My name is Vicky. I have cerebral palsy. I went to a boarding school near Brighton. I was a pretty girl then. I had long blond hair. I am slim as well as being quite small. I...
    vickybiggs vickybiggs 18-21 Jul 21

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    I was with a guy for 7 months. In that time he told me he wanted to spend his future with me. On Valentine's Day he gave me a promise ring. I was head over heels in love with him...
    thisbeautyunknown thisbeautyunknown 22-25, F Jul 21

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    God puts rainbows in the clouds so that each of us - in the dreariest and most dreaded moments - can see a possibility of hope. Maya Angelou
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    As I drown in my loneliness, Loose time in the salt of my tears, I long and ache to feel just one loving caress, A kiss that fills my soul, until it erupts with passion. Loneliness...
    wanthimtoNEEDme wanthimtoNEEDme 41-45, F Jul 21

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    We fought and i broke up.. Its going to be 2 days since we haven't spoke a word to each other. Knowing you... And what happened.. You are probably not going to message me...
    Ambiguoustruth Ambiguoustruth 22-25 2 Responses Jul 20

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    That's kinda hurt, I once fell too deep and i found it impossible to shut away the acute feeling of that emotional pain, I waited all day and night, only ended up with...
    jessycarcher jessycarcher 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    So I finally heard from MM today. I will admit that I was starting to get antsy. I spoke to him most of Friday morning while he was traveling from one airport to another. He had...
    thelionsden13 thelionsden13 41-45, F 4 Responses Jul 20

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    I don't know if anyone's going to read this but my guts telling me to go ahead and write this anyway. A little about me- I'm 30 (years young) live in a small town in Scotland. And...
    deleted deleted 26-30 10 Responses Jul 19

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    I was christian. She was muslim. And she was beautiful and very smart and moral .Everybody else was doing weed. Stuffing it into apples,which I still find strange, and stuff. She...
    smilo343 smilo343 16-17, M