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I Fear Being Alone Yet I Am Alone

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    Always Alone

    Sometimes when I'm alone at home, I'll sit and wonder...why I'm always alone? It seems like there's alot of people around me, but when I really need someone to lend me a shoulder or just sit and listen to me talk, I can't think of anyone. I hate the feeling of being alone. The...
    purplestar11 purplestar11 18-21, F 3 Responses May 29, 2009

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    I Am Drifting

    Fear is what holds us back from being happy. I fear being alone. It is holding me back from going to college. I know that I need to leave this town. There is nothing for me here. But I am scared that if I leave I will not be able to meet anyone and make new friends. I am so...
    alyssakayart alyssakayart 18-21, F Oct 18, 2013

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    A Christmas to Remember

    A Christmas To Remember             This will not be the kind of Christmas Story you remember with sweet thoughts of sugar plums dancing in your head.  Quite the contrary, this is a Christmas Story gone sour and how I cope...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 6, 2009

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    I have never been what you would call 'popular' or have never been the centre of attention.  I gain friends and then lose them very quickly and never find out the reasons why/?  Was it something I said? Did? Do Currently have no one that I can really call a proper...
    stargazer86 stargazer86 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 21, 2009

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    I Am Physically Alone.

    I have lots of great people here on EP.  So, I am not alone as far as not having anyone to talk to, but I am alone in the physical sense.  I have spoken about two sentences aloud today.  No one has touched me in days.
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 6, 2009

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    A Christmas to Remember

    A Christmas To Remember             This will not be the kind of Christmas Story you remember with sweet thoughts of sugar plums dancing in your head.  Quite the contrary, this is a Christmas Story gone sour and how I cope...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 6, 2009

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    Omg!...i Don't Have A Story...

    ..I just feel alittle better knowing that...I 'm Not Alone.... In the Fear Of Being Alone.And How do we change that?
    UkoodBMyn UkoodBMyn 56-60, M Sep 10, 2011

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    I have devoted my life to helping and loving people and it seems that I grow to love them and help them find happiness and then they don't need me so that leave me and I'm just...
    painmaskedwithasmile painmaskedwithasmile 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I am not a victim...everyone's circumstances are both self-dictated and the result of other people's words or actions. I have been "alone" for about three years now after the end...
    AntiquitusBlue AntiquitusBlue 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 15

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    I hate being home alone. I'll go out with friends and family and have a blast but in the end I'm alone in my room. sometimes it irritates me and I make a quick decision to go out...
    Spiritm Spiritm 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    I'm going though a separation with my wife right now. We're still in contact with one another, but she's been telling me about how much she enjoys being alone. I, on the other hand...
    aimless1too aimless1too 31-35, M Nov 1

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    I am so tired of being alone. sometimes I wonder if being with someone just to be with someone is better than waiting for "the one". what if the one never comes along and I wasted...
    ballen0420 ballen0420 36-40, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm in a new school and making friends can be hard 😭 i made new friends but i don't even know if they like me 😭 i'm so lonely during lunch and i have no one to hang around...
    nimra1296 nimra1296 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 18

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    I like being alone..."Less people, less drama" My books, music, movies, and school work keep me busy and locked away in my room all day every day. Only leaving in search of food...
    mstv1112 mstv1112 13-15, F Nov 3

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    been feeling like a homebody lately. wanting to be alone but at the same time I wish I had someone or something to keep me intertain and not feeling this way. but I think being...
    madame311 madame311 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 11

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    I don't like being alone, But it's the only thing I'm familiar with, The only thing that hasn't left. I can't seem to quiet my mind, Nor ignore this uneven hollow. In this...
    shadowweep shadowweep 31-35, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I had only 3 or 4 relation ships my whole life. For 98% of my life I been alone. I never liked it, Never chose it, Never thought I would not be married by now. I have always...
    Niko864 Niko864 41-45, M 4 days ago

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    I hate being alone in the darkness, too. Not even the music I listen/sing to helps. I'm sick of having no friends, and being surrounded by people who I can't even muster the...
    SmuleanKingdomHearts07 SmuleanKingdomHearts07 16-17, F Nov 2

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    If that's what people expect from me, I'm really fine with it. Hate everything. I shouldn't have got close to anyone.. At times I do feel being alone is much better than being...
    amazingmoment90 amazingmoment90 18-21, F Nov 11

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    I enjoy company , I enjoy spending time with my family and chatting with friends , but I absolutely love being alone . I feel perfectly content spending time by myself maybe...
    ToTiJeZivot ToTiJeZivot 36-40, F 2 days ago

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    Idk why but I'm terrified of being alone right now
    relapsing14 relapsing14 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    i have friends, i really do. some of them i can relate to so well and others i just wanna punch half the time. but i can never be truthful with them. they only know half my story...
    LoveLessOne97 LoveLessOne97 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 9

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    All alone when my sunset years finally catch up to me. My one brother is married and even though they have trouble getting pregnant - At least he and his wife have each other. My...
    BriMoon BriMoon 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    Circumstances that have occurred within the past few months have really pushed me to want to be alone for awhile. I realized the person I want to be with treated me less than what...
    NeverForgeIt NeverForgeIt 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    Ok I have been married for almost 18 years. For much of the marriage, it has been quite Rocky and at times I suspected he was cheating. About 6 years ago I had my proof. I stayed...
    boys9292 boys9292 41-45, F Nov 20

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    So I know my other stories have been depressing and mostly me being so negative saying I'll never find love, or that happiness of a relationship.. well that's true, but it's just...
    kmisfit123 kmisfit123 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    For the most part I enjoy being on my own. I'm a nurse who works on a busy neurology unit, so I get my fair share of socializing and stimulation from people at work. When I get a...
    nurseling nurseling 31-35, F 3 Responses Oct 30

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    I'm sitting alone in the brisk November air in the middle of the wrong part of Saint Louis at 12 am and I missed my last bus home. I think to myself of all the people I can't call...
    KelseyLeigh123 KelseyLeigh123 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 3

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    I'm constantly flipping between thinking everyone is sick of me and not wanting to be alone, so I guess I come across weird when I'm around people. Maybe it's because I grew up...
    princessloki princessloki 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 5

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    I want to be alone with a girl that likes to be alone : )
    SoloDolo707 SoloDolo707 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 9

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    There's something odd about being 22. It's a year where you've reached a social maturity, having passed the legal age of 21. By now, you and your friends reach a mutual...
    RoxannaM RoxannaM 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 17

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    I feel alone. I have many girlfriends but they didn't seem to be my friend. They always make fun of me. They're talking ***** behind my back. And telling me that I really sinks. I...
    supernsg supernsg 16-17, F Nov 4

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    What do you do when your home alone all day? Any ideas? I battle with depression and am trying my best to stay positive :/ but I'm running out of things to do. I need ya'll
    jembaby07 jembaby07 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 4

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    no matter what happens I will not be alone very long
    Tracyforrest Tracyforrest 46-50, M Nov 5

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    i spend almost all my day alone, even though i am living with my family (9 total). we share a very small house, but no one talk to me, sometimes, i feel stressed and depressed...
    reem1991 reem1991 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 10

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    I have to thing to do next week: it's like a Citizen Day you have to go if you want to pass exams etc. It's outside of school and I will probably not know anybody. It lasts an...
    nowherewego nowherewego 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 10

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    Whether it's in my bedroom or just alone in my house, not in a alley way of course. I just enjoy the presence of no one but myself & maybe my dog. I can relax & think to myself...
    Msxxv Msxxv 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 11

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    Right now I'm really alone. All of my friends are asleep and the app I use to help me stay sane and talk to people (talklife) is currently down. I feel really nervous and on the...
    polyglotparrot polyglotparrot 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 14

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    Hate where I live only a few people atu ally like me and I get beat up a lot ... I got beat up today I was alone when it happened officially scared
    relapsing14 relapsing14 13-15, F Nov 15

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    In most of my time I would rather spend my times alone and my mind would wander around with everything around me. I like to stay in my room for the long time before finally...
    cassxandra cassxandra 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 17

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    I can't go through life very much longer feeling this alone all the time.
    TheNateAust TheNateAust 18-21, M Nov 18

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    Strange yes it is, but very true. I don't know how or why other then my childhood making me this way. I was alone and secluded from all family and friends for 3 years of my life...
    Sheismybestfriend Sheismybestfriend 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 18

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    I won't to get better see a future and a career ! ATM I have been signed of! How can I get well so I can look for jobs and get rest my life on track This is cause of growing up...
    Unknown1456 Unknown1456 18-21, F Oct 29

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    I just like no disturbance. Like all the time to myself. Do whatever I want, but sometimes I like company whenever I feel like it. I hate it when others see I'm doing something or...
    gnarlyaf gnarlyaf 18-21 5 days ago

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    I hate being single around the holidays ugh
    adeechloe adeechloe 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    Im a 19 year old male virgin, and have kissed only a few girls in my life. Im socially secluded now, due to bad experiences in high school. (getting ****** over by so called...
    AussieOwner AussieOwner 18-21, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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