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I Feel Alone a Lot

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    Why Do I Feel So Alone?

    I am a mother, wife, daughter & sister. I have family and my kids around my. Why do I feel like I am doing this thing called life on my own? I am a Christian, I know God is with me I just can't feel Him half of the time. My relationship with my husband is not good. I feel...
    why78 why78 26-30, F 7 Responses Mar 15, 2007

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    I love making friends

    and I love people but it's hard to get along well when I'm shy. I've gotten over my shyness somewhat in the past year, but I'm still somewhat awkward. I'm also overly affectionate (hugging a lot) which turns people away from me for some reason...
    scarletneko scarletneko 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    Only Child And Both Parents Have Went To Heaven.....what Do I Commit My Life Too!

    Hello everyone that is feeling the same way I do or know how I feel! These holidays are rough for me! This time last year I was a residing at the hospital with my mom battling stomach cancer. I already lost my father 10 years ago and I am the only child! So you can imagine that...
    Ladyb24 Ladyb24 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 24, 2012

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    Feel So Alone

    I have felt alone ever since my boyfriend broke up with me 3 months ago. I cry and scream everyday and night for him to come back because of how heartbroken and sad and alone i now feel. When we were together we were very happy i had many friends a family who really cared and the...
    lylkitkat lylkitkat 16-17, F 3 Responses Oct 9, 2012

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    I Don't Really Have Anyone

    I've just recently broke up with someone I was with for 5 years. He was the only person I spend time with. The days I was not with him I would be online watching movies or just fooling around. Throughout the 5 years he cheated on me and I stayed because I loved him but I found...
    CasieK CasieK 22-25 6 Responses Apr 21, 2012

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    Too Many Uncountable Moments

    I don't have alot of friends...Or should I say I dont' have a lot that I could call them 'my friends'.  Most of them are co-workers...whom turn a lil close to a certain stage where we have one or two hobbies in common. Apart from them, I hardly got chances to go...
    Eternal Eternal 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 7, 2009

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    I Feel Alone a Lot my minds completely messed

    up always say and do the wrong things i dont know why i cant help it i guess i can just dont know when to stop its like a mind filter....and end up alone in the end im just a complete fudge up i come off as a perv but my hearts always crushed and thrown to a wall and but all i...
    sora1987 sora1987 26-30 1 Response Jul 13

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    Eyes

    I want to look deep into those mysterious dark eyes, eyes that reflect that way you truly feel, eyes that hint a story of your past, the loneliness and the hope you once had, eyes longing to find the truth, eyes missing those intimate encounters, eyes hungry to discover more...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 28, 2012

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    Idk. Alone And In Need Of Advice

    I feel alone. Being alone makes me depressed. Being with someone is like an un-achievable goal. I know I'm a good person. I know I have faults. I'm in a new area where I do not know anyone. I don't know how to meet other people. I never had the personality where I can just walk...
    iamnotcreative iamnotcreative 22-25, M 4 Responses Apr 20, 2012

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    Wishful And Hopeless

    I am so alone as I am isolated and unable to get around easily. I am very unique and people don't/won't believe me. With every passing day, hope continues to diminish.
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M 4 Responses Feb 3, 2012

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    Alone A Lot

    Alone a lot,I used to feel this way,No more,Now I have support,Friends,A network of my own,I used to wonder,Would it ever happen?Would I have friends?Wonder need I no more.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 1 Response Dec 18, 2011

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    They Dont Understand

    Sure I have friends. I actually have quit a bunch that I could call to have a good time with. But I don't have anyone that helps me out when I'm going through rough times. I have one friend that I can do anything with, except tell my problems to. If I tell her something's wrong...
    ImJustHidingHere ImJustHidingHere 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 25, 2009

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    I Don't Feel Alone a Lot I...

    I don't feel alone a lot I am alone alot.  I get home from work at 3pm and my husband gets home at 9pm.  Most of the time I don't mind because I do enjoy my private time.  I can read, work on some art or crafts, play games on the computer, take a nap or do some...
    raybay53 raybay53 51-55, F Jul 7, 2007

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    Sigh.

    i'm still young, like 17, still in highshool. and i feel alone. i am one of the popular girls in school. this year, i have the same friends but it's different because i can relate less, and that the boys i like hurt me a lot, esp. nowadays. i've been hurt so badly before. i...
    ahks08 ahks08 16-17 2 Responses Jan 15, 2009

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    Feeling Lonely

     I was born without any phyical/mental disabilities *as far as i know*. and yet I am unbelievably shy and overthink things to a point where i ball up and hyperventilate for a hour.  i was/am a latchkey kid. parents would come and pick me up from school and after...
    aznboy aznboy 16-17 3 Responses Aug 27, 2009

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    One

    i dont kno wat it is but i hate being alone and then when i get around people i want to be alone.... im not a shy person i speak my freely im so confused...i have a girlfriend but i think its not going to work because truthfully she is too much she holds me from a job she doesnt...
    handsomelazyboy handsomelazyboy 22-25, M Aug 7, 2012

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    It's Not That I Don't Have Friends . . .

    But I don't have a lot of them. And my best friend is moving to GERMANY! in a couple weeks. Not just another town, not just another state . . . but Germany . . . She was one of the only people who really wanted to listen to me, and who cared about my life. Being the most popular...
    LonelySoul LonelySoul 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 18, 2007

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    I Feel Alone Alot Because I Am...

    i feel alone alot because i am alot. but then when i go out, i still feel, odd. not quite right. im not meant to be there. that doesnt stop me talking to strangers or whatever, alcohol and drugs can make you rather sociable, but as i speak i think "they must think im a right...
    piggygoff piggygoff 21-25, F 3 Responses Jul 7, 2007

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    Very Empty

    i do feel alone alot ... sometimes i just feel empty, like there is a space that needs to be filled ...i espechillay get lonley when im around friends and they are with their b/fs or g/fs it hurts being a lone ,,, i dont want to feel empty, or alone anymore :(
    daydreamer25 daydreamer25 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 16, 2010

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    my minds completely messed up always say

    and do the wrong things i dont know why i cant help it i guess i can just dont know when to stop its like a mind filter....and end up alone in the end im just a complete **** up i come off as a perv but my hearts always crushed and thrown to a wall and but all i wanna feel is a...
    sora1987 sora1987 26-30 Jul 13

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    Alone

    no friends to talk to, no job, no friendly neighbors, no pet, no lover, not even an online friend. but i never minded being alone. solitude was comforting for me. but recently i started thinking, who would come to my funeral if i died? would i die not knowing what sex feels like...
    clockticker clockticker 22-25 1 Response Sep 7, 2012

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    Lonely Old Soul

    Nothing like being in a sea of people and being alone. It has been made worse by my wife (really! I thought we were best friends when we married then she changed). My wife drove off my small circle of friends. Small because I prize quality over mutitudes. I had bolth male and...
    jharr1968 jharr1968 41-45, M 2 Responses Apr 20, 2012

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    Lonelyness

    I fell lonly right now because i was just turned down by my only crush and i dont think i can find anyone else that i might like in my whole life.
    Death Death 16-18, M 3 Responses Apr 9, 2007

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    Life Turn

    you know how to tell my sad story, i am so lonely and depressed about an year ago i just wonna say to dear friends about my whole life and how i gonna lonely in life my childhood gone modrate i have better life in childhood but another part is my parent they fight each other...
    yash95 yash95 18-21, M May 15, 2013

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    Help

    I started off with many friends, or i just thought that because i was still young and nothing really mattered then. But now I have no friends. I have always had three group of friends: my fake friends, my true friends, and my best friend. For some reason I always picked my fake...
    unknown1230 unknown1230 16-17 1 Response Feb 18, 2012

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    Unfortunately,

    I do feel alone alt. It is strange how you can feel alone when there are tons of people around. I can be with my friends and still feel this way. Sometimes it is because I miss someone and sometimes it is just that kind of day. I hate that feeling.
    Percheron Percheron 41-45, M 6 Responses Aug 17, 2008

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    Almost Always

    Even when I am around people no one really takes the time or really cares to get to know me through and through... they are always just too concerned with themselves.
    Xeno Xeno 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 12, 2007

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    I Need Someone To Talk To....i Need...a Friend.

    Alright…there’s something I need to get out. If you wanna add effect listen to the song Alone in this bed by framing hanley. I just don’t know what to do. I’ve never been so unhappy in my life…like really. I don’t know what to do anymore…like I can’t even put into...
    collegekid913 collegekid913 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 2, 2012

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    Missing the One I Love

     I know I should be happy, but right now I'm not, I guess the reason is, I miss my mother and sister's, I wish I could talk to them about some things that are hurting me, but I can't they have their own problems and I don't want to add to mine, I keep alot bottled in...
    angelsheart angelsheart 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 16, 2007

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    Romantically

    Not friendship-wise! I have more friends than I would ever need on EP, plus three very close and special ones: Philip, Sharon, and Momo. So, I'm not lonely there. :-) I am lonely romantically... I just want to curl-up with someone. No, I am lonely, NOT desperate, so STAY...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 21, 2009

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    In My Own World

    To be honest, no one can ever tell if I'm upset. It doesn't matter how many people are around I'm always imside my own head. I zone out a lot and go on for long periods of time just thinking about things I would never want to discuss with another person. I usually just stay in my...
    Dancedancedance Dancedancedance 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 1, 2012

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    Frustration Sets In..

    I thought that I would be able to shake this...but this feeling of loneliness and alienation is not going away. I am guilty sometimes  because I feel that since I have a great family I should be grateful for that gift and quit complaining...
    lafemmebette lafemmebette 19-21, F 3 Responses Jul 9, 2007

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    I Do Because of My Moods, M...

    I do because of my moods, mostly.  The things going on in my life right now has me feeling that I have nobody.  Damn it!  That's just not true!  I have my children.  Especially my youngest daughter.  (she lives back at home, now)  She knows what...
    silvermystics silvermystics 51-55, F 1 Response Jul 7, 2007

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    Very Lonely

    It is the same feeling everyday.  I wake up having to make myself get out of bed everyday...I am almost 30 and STILL living with my parents.  I have destroyed almost every relationship in my life and the feeling of loneliness has proven way too much for me to handle...
    nalamichelle nalamichelle 16-18, F 2 Responses Aug 2, 2007

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    being tg i am not mainstream i dont hide

    it and i dont advertise it unless you class going out dressed in female clothes that is but it still makes me feel alone im glad i enjoy my oen company otherwise shopping would never be such fun
    christinemelody christinemelody 56-60, T 1 Response Jan 15

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    Lonely

    i get lonely all the time even if am to work or my kids are around like no one really gets me. like theres a hole that no one can fill like am alone an can only hear my breath
    annagibson48 annagibson48 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 9, 2010

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    Alone 24/7

    I am very much a people person and for about the past year my lifestyle has dramatically changed. I found true love and moved across country to be with him. I knew it would be hard, but figured it would get easier. My husband works 7 days a week, and I am unable to get work due...
    Greeneyesofwonder Greeneyesofwonder 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 20, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    Pretty much all of the time. I am grateful enough and appreciate that i have all my family and i have no problems with them and i also am grateful that they love and accept who i...
    oxzymoron oxzymoron 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    i feel alone.....i have a brother and grandmother and a wonderful boyfriend who love me to death.. but i feel alone like something is missing out of my life....i still feel alone...
    momoayami momoayami 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    Recently one of my best friends and I have been getting in fights a lot, and I'm terrified that we won't be friends anymore because of what happened today. We both used our mutual...
    alecsaf alecsaf 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    though I am not, I still feel alone. I have many friends who I can talk to but I still feel alone with my issues. There are so many things growing up that have gone wrong, with...
    sevenforasecret sevenforasecret 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Sometimes i feel alone and couldn't sleep, i don't know why, maybe because no one to talk to or share a moment with me... but when i feel that loneliness, i hear this music that...
    littlelight7 littlelight7 22-25, M Aug 20

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    I feel alone most of the time My friend has autism so hardly understands me and so I feel as if I have know one to talk to in person
    Dg135 Dg135 22-25, M Aug 3

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    People I love and care about are pushing me away and I just don't know what to do. I don't feel like anyone is there for me anymore. I just feel alone.
    Dubstepdude25 Dubstepdude25 13-15, M Aug 3

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    we'll first off my family is completely dysfunctional... all day just screaming at each other yelling. my dad is a complete loser he's so fat he can't do anything... and he doesn't...
    mistahfreddie mistahfreddie 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 14

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    I always feel alone. I want a girl who i can chat with.
    Alwaysbored24 Alwaysbored24 22-25, M Jul 31

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    In the space of about 48hours, I've Managed to loose all of the friends I cared About. Or rather, they've all managed to lose me. Id rather be alone than have fake friends 👌
    Azzyyy Azzyyy 16-17, F 17 mins ago

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    i feel nothing.. i am confused. I am longing for someone whom i will never have..
    jayatri17 jayatri17 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

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    I am anything but alone but I feel like it. I have been in my relationship for 13 yrs. my partner has had it pretty rough. She's battled with depression, anxiety, and panic which...
    littlechief79 littlechief79 31-35, F Jul 31

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    Why do you make me feel this way? It's like without you, all of a sudden, I feel lost and alone. But before when I never had you, I was okay with being alone. Now that I had a...
    ImagineA ImagineA 16-17 1 day ago

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    I feel like if i show how alone i feel i would end up screaming in a room full of people or just speeding up to the end and die already to end the torture. It cant keep going on...
    Noahn85 Noahn85 26-30, M 2 days ago

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