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I Enjoy Spending Time Alone

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    Time With Me Alone Was Awesome

    Today I went to the super market n went driving even stop to have some coconut water by the savannah and I enjoy n miss spending time with me . Lone time with me is something I don't get often and need to have more.
    Mahaliajackson Mahaliajackson 31-35, F Nov 3, 2013

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    I need time every day to myself.

    Hard to do when you're husband is out of work again. I can't get things done!!
    AmyOnEP AmyOnEP 41-45, F Apr 9

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    bohemiangroove bohemiangroove 31-35, F Aug 13, 2012

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    Time to go sit in a dark room with my phone

    and just listen to music. I had depressing night last night. Constently worrying about my face... Gosh!!
    Kanza00 Kanza00 22-25 Jun 23

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    I Rather Be Alone

    at times i start to feel like i'm losing it. like i'm the crazy one. perhaps i've gained their hatred? perhaps i've earned this loneliness. why my family insist on finding an excuse to fight with me? to hate me?. i don't want to fight nor will i give in to their childish attempts...
    veronica4ever veronica4ever 26-30, F 4 Responses Oct 14, 2011

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    It's a requirement and commitment I have with

    myself. After being surrounded by so many people during the day, time alone is a way rejuvenating and grounding.
    NorthSouthEastWest NorthSouthEastWest 26-30, F Apr 10

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    love the calmness of being alone until I miss the company of mankind
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    i get nervouse around alot of people and then it makes going out not very much fun. i prefer to stay home alone or with someone else that i care for just hanging out spending...
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    Sometimes I force myself out though, but halfway through the night I always realize that I'm 10x happier just spending the night in with my boyfriend. I hate that if I don't go out...
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    I don't know why but I'm always the last choice or completely ignored. Me: "Yeah you can come to my house when it's midnight. No problem. I'll make sure you're happy before I...
    Lcy2472 Lcy2472 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Ever since I was six years old, just being around people has given me anxiety. I would watch everyone and observe their every move, trying to figure out where they would go, what...
    DarianM DarianM 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm an introvert so it's rather normal for me to love being alone. But I'm going to be living on my own next year for uni and I'm scared to death of being alone there.
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    I love being alone.....most of the time. But every once in a while, I wish I had a boyfriend or friend to hang out with. I've been having these feelings more and more lately...
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    I enjoy being along but that's just b/c I hate the vast majority of people! Wise up and chill out you fools! You suck! So, yeah, I get lonely. Every now and then there's some folks...
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    im so use to being but myself but im scared because i like it but i dont want to be alone anymore im scared ill never find someone who cares
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    I enjoy the freedom of being able to do what ever I want when I'm alone, but I don't like it when I'm doing something I like to do, but have to do it alone...
    Azeazal Azeazal 16-17, M 1 Response Jun 23

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    I'm having a really bad day again. I just feel so alone all the time. some days I have a lot of people to talk to. Some days I feel like I have no one. but even when I'm talking to...
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    I enjoy solitude, but when I hear the other tenants in the building around me throwing parties and interacting with people, it makes me feel lonely. But, if I'm in a roomful of...
    Lynessence Lynessence 31-35, F Jun 23

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    I enjoy my alone time. But its the loneliness and lack of connection or intimacy is the ****** side of the coin. In time maybe ill find one to share and grow old with.
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    Spending a week stuck in Melbourne alone in a hotel room. Wonder how many times I will be w@nking to **** between now and Friday.
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    because I am used to it... but not always
    MrLazyCloud MrLazyCloud 18-21, M Jun 18