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I Feel Alone

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    I am trying my best not to bother other people

    with my problems. "They don't care about that", I always think. There are moments when I need someone I can tell everything and that someone will give me a good advice and NOT judge me. I have friends, if you wonder, but I know what they will say. "Everything will be okay" is...
    ari5t0crat ari5t0crat 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 17

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    ticklerboy234 ticklerboy234 13-15, M 5 Responses Oct 6

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    Apparently I shouldn't go to college

    because I'm bad at math. But I thought I was good at other things that I like. I'm horrible at math. But I actually really like it.
    SunlilySky SunlilySky 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 16

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    I am a single mom. My little girl is my life.

    I am a nurse. I am a student. I am so incredibly ******* alone. It's getting harder and harder to hide this fact. I wonder when it will be my turn??
    GoItAlone2013 GoItAlone2013 31-35, F 5 Responses Nov 29, 2013

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    I've never had a first kiss,

    never really gone on a date, never really could share deep secrets with anyone. I know im only 16, but i just feel like im falling behind. Im shy, and apart from a couple friends and my brother i dont talk to anyone. Im afraid ill end up a cat lady within the next decade
    Ashleyy2 Ashleyy2 16-17, F 7 Responses Aug 31

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    I'm not afraid to fall in love.

    I'm afraid to fall for the wrong person AGAIN. :(
    RayaneCharmee RayaneCharmee 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 14

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    I Miss It

    I lost my wife over 2 yrs ago to cancer- it all happened very quickly and sudden -I really miss her a lot. She used to love having me brush her beautiful long brown hair.. I really enjoyed brushing it too ... I miss it makes ...I wish I could find a lady that is single and...
    BarnyardKid2013 BarnyardKid2013 46-50, M 20 Responses Aug 14, 2013

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    Locked away in this dark solitude,

    loneliness within it's shadows,I still remain a wash in a sea of phantoms,a drift in a storm of cloudy pain,haunting voices of sin describedwithout a silent scream,I live with sad dream within my shattered mind,a scene with such sadness of vision of days gone by,these shadows...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Sad.

    Others don't see us as we see ourselves.  It can be a terribly lonely feeling when those we've grown to trust and appreciate insist on defining us as somebody we are not.   As much as I've grown to love EP, this can be a terribly lonely place.  AT times, I look...
    juan1966 juan1966 46-50, M 26 Responses Oct 19, 2009

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    someone211 someone211 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 19

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    I am writing this having spent the evening at a

    party in the company of family, relatives and acquaintances, and I never felt so alone in my life. The evening consisted of politely smiling, nodding, looking at my shoes, awkwardly trying to look like I was actually participating in conversation, worrying what people thought of...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 25

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    It is hard to live alone.

    Especially when you are married. But, many military families live this way. They have no choice.
    SweetMae SweetMae 56-60, F 3 Responses Dec 23, 2013

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    Everyone ends up alone in the end.

    I always reach this point where the friends I know and love are no longer the people I can talk to about what's really going on or what's bothering me. I start to feel like the world is too big yet there's no place for me, like I'll always be lost wherever I go...I just feel so...
    Rainatmidnight97 Rainatmidnight97 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 11

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    It's one of those mornings.

    When you just don't want to. You don't want to get out of bed You don't want to get dressed, do your hair and face everybody downstairs. It's a day where you just want to cuddle into your bed :(
    JustThatNobody JustThatNobody 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 8

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    I just want to be loved forever

    and taken care of. It's crazy how many feelings I have in this little body. Imagine being completely infatuated with someone you have never met; I'm tired of feeling alone.
    corissajane corissajane 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 19

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    confused2complicated confused2complicated 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 10

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    lynn1497 lynn1497 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 18

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    My father can get handly,

    my mom just looks away pretending she doesn't know..
    Lexi3is0dreaming Lexi3is0dreaming 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 6

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    Longing For Something I Don't Have....

    Off exploring again today and as I was taking in natures incredible beauty it struck me that I was alone- no one to share it with. I noticed a couple as I moved around the falls trying to get different shots. They were standing together looking at the water before them- his arm...
    CrowdOfOne CrowdOfOne 46-50, M 6 Responses Sep 22, 2013

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    Darlinghton Darlinghton 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 9

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    Sexless Relationship

    Does anyone know how I can spice up my sec life with my bf I am a breastfeeding mother with three kids I want my bf to think I'm sexy again like when we first meet I still think of him like that and want him all the time but he doesn't seem interested any more. How can I get him...
    elizabettaScarlet elizabettaScarlet 26-30, F 10 Responses Nov 6, 2013

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    Sometimes I Can Feel Myself Slip Away From Existence

    sometimes i just feel so far away from the world, i even feel my friends could get carried away without me and i'll end up lost sometimes i run so many thoughts in my head that they collide and i don't know what i'm thinking and i start thing about all they possibilities of...
    Loganberry Loganberry 16-18, F 2 Responses Aug 10, 2007

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    TheFreeSpirit TheFreeSpirit 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 5

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    I just want to curl up in bed with someone

    and spoon. I love being so close to someone you can smell them and listen to their breathing.
    corissajane corissajane 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 20

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    I know I couldn’t give you much,

    but I know I gave my best, You were always my princess, and now he’s sliding up your dress. And I know I gave the world everything I’ve ever had, Johnny Cash said love would burn, I never thought it'd hurt this bad.
    TheFlamingLips TheFlamingLips 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    We born alone, we live alone,

    we die alone, but only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone...
    BakariJR BakariJR 18-21, M Oct 10

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    Even online, there doesn't seem to be a lot of

    people my age. Most people are in their teens looking for arousal or trolling because they're bored. It's one thing when people around you ignore you offline, but it's another when you can't find anyone online either.... Am I just looking in the wrong places?
    AlmostCool AlmostCool 31-35, M 2 Responses Jun 17

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    I Came Here For Validation

    I need to know I'm not the only one who feels this way. More than often I enjoy my own company more than the company of others. I'm called antisocial, but I know this isn't the case because I like people and I like socializing. I just like being in my own head so much more...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses Nov 6, 2013

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    Alone & Overwhelmed

    My husband works nights.  After I get home from work, I have to make sure the kids do their homework, get dinner (which my kids never want what I make - even when its something they like), get them to sports, and keep up with housework.  (My husband does housework...
    Julia Julia 36-40, F 11 Responses Mar 14, 2007

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    i get tired of being the one

    who reaches out to ppl all the time. i think ive sort of just given up now, i realized. im used to just hanging out by myself, but also not used to it. i think if i died or dissappeared no one would even notice as i dont have any close friends.
    blahblah2789 blahblah2789 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    My name is Andrea. I'm 18 years old.

    I'm a freshmen in college. Lately I've been pretty lonely. I feel like I don't have anybody to talk to, which really sucks. I hardly get a text from anybody. Nobody really talks to me anymore. I feel like I don't have any friends. It makes me sad but yeah I feel alone.
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 7 Responses Jan 8

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    I've felt alone as long

    as I can remember, I have many friends, but none of them really seem to feel me. Sometimes I just start crying because of how alone I feel.
    insecuregayteen insecuregayteen 16-17, M 3 Responses Oct 14

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    Sometimes I think, You can't have a rainbow

    without a little rain, right? But then I think, What if the rain never stops..?
    orderwithaprefix orderwithaprefix 13-15, F 5 Responses Feb 27

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    I'm already on this site

    for few days, but i still haven't let go of my thoughts. Maybe because I've got a long story to tell and am afraid no one will understand.
    Mechnada Mechnada 18-21, F 6 Responses Feb 13

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    Take A Moment.

    With the end of the year approaching, it's that time again where one reflects on everything. Decisions, regrets, experiences - every moment shared, every moment you can remember just flashes through your eyes. Moments just fly by, and it's rare to see someone take their moments...
    fulloflove123 fulloflove123 16-17, F 3 Responses Dec 20, 2012

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    Well I'm about to go to church

    but I just had a breakdown. Ever since my older sister (15) left to live in a different state across the country with our mom, I've felt this void in my heart. I feel alone even when I'm surrounded by people. I can't handle her being gone. I know I'm being selfish (she wants to...
    ravenzewolf ravenzewolf 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 5

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    I check my phone a lot.

    It's become some kind of a nervous habit where I just need it in my hands to feel secure. But the sad part is that no one really texts me. I hear my phone vibrate and I quickly unlock my phone only to see that it's just some lame game notification. It's kinda funny in a way but...
    aria566 aria566 18-21, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was your Queen ~you're words.

    You said you loved me And I Loved you I Trusted You You Treated me like Your princess You Called me Your World But You only Used me And cheated on me Then you left... You left me Like we Never were Something And now we are just Strangers? And if I saw you again Somewhere? This...
    BackInTheDark BackInTheDark 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I feel so alone sometimes.

    I've been single for 8 months and leaving was the best thing for me but I get so tired of being alone. I don't need to be with someone but I enjoy that feeling of having someone in life that loves you and thinks you are beautiful. I miss having someone to talk to day in and day...
    JustDevy JustDevy 18-21, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    Surrounded by friends

    yet feel completely alone. Hubby has been my only family pretty much for 20yrs (other than my 3yr old daughter) & now he has let me down for the last time & just feel I have absolutely no-one left that I can talk to or be myself with. So saddening.
    Penka28 Penka28 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 15

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    I thought EP would help with my depression.

    ..you know, kind of anonymously talking to others who are going through the same thing. All it turned out to be is an app with 50 year old horny men and teenagers who's stories make me want to cry.
    shlumbug shlumbug 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 29

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    Rememberme79 Rememberme79 16-17, M Oct 13

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    Don't it's not just you its everyone else too

    as sad and hopeless as we live life sometimes it's just leading us to an even better opportunity and experience.. I hate seeing so many of these sad post on ep so I'll take some time to at least say this: you don't anyone's validation but your own and at the end who's gonna be...
    Briefedup Briefedup 16-17, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I can be in a crowd of people

    and feel like I'm all alone.
    alixxdd alixxdd 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 11

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    in a mental sense. It's not

    that I don't have people to talk to. It's just that everyone I know, i feel doesn't understand me and that's because I have lied to or hidden many huge things from these people, close friends, family, and even strangers. I don't think there's anyone in the world that's even...
    Makavelli824 Makavelli824 16-17, M 3 Responses Oct 15

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    I feel alone but it's only

    whenever I'm at home with my family... I don't like being around my family too much now. I lost my job a few months ago and ever since then I've been spending majority of time at home while my bf is at work. But I'm staying at his house every night now because I can't stand...
    behappy4 behappy4 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 7

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    hatersgonnahatefuckit hatersgonnahatefuckit 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 12

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    Have u ever felt alone in a room

    that is full of ur close friends ?
    ItsNada ItsNada 22-25, F 9 Responses Jun 29

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    Sometimes I feel like I'm the only person in

    the world who is different.
    Jessicaliners Jessicaliners 18-21, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I can't stand it anymore,

    I can't bare to see other people happy because of my jealousy. I'm almost disgusted with myself. All I want is to be wanted. I'm tired of feeling alone.
    corissajane corissajane 18-21, F 11 Responses Feb 17

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    I feel like my 3 year relationship is coming to

    an end. I just don't think I love him anymore. I feel so guilty. I think I'm falling in love with someone else. But my boyfriend loves me so much. I feel so depressed and lonely all the time. I cant eat and I cant sleep properly. I don't know what to do.
    abimcc abimcc 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    This might not be your usual post

    but here it is: There was this show on in the UK called Bad Education. For those of you who don't know about it, it was essentially a T.V. comedy series about a group of high school kids and a bad teacher and it was about their ridiculous and funny adventures together inside...
    JacobStark JacobStark 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    i feel like theirs no one there

    for me, that even though iam every ones friend, yet no ones my friend.
    m4mak91 m4mak91 22-25, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I feel alone, unsure of myself

    and what to do. It was a great weekend, I watched the dogs while you were away with your husband. You came home and you were fine. I left and went to watch my dads animals the rest of the weekend. I forgot about a basket of laundry of only my clothes in the basement. You called...
    corkzin corkzin 22-25, F