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    I just want to scream.

    ..scream and break everything... scream away all the anger and resentment and hurt that never leaves. I wish I could cry a river just... cry until it doesn't hurt anymore...cry until I love myself from head to toe.Cry until.I stopped comparing myself to anybody and just accepted...
    irreelevance irreelevance 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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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've been feeling very alone lately,

    I hope that putting my feelings out there will help in some way. I don't really have anyone to share my feelings with, I don't want people I know to know just how alone I feel. After the death of my son, it's almost at the 5 year mark, I shut myself off emotionally and pushed...
    LD61 LD61 51-55, F 38 Responses Jan 31

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    ive told u everything,

    opened up and let you in,u made me feel alright for once in my life...now all thats left of me is what i pretend to be, so togehter but broken inside...cuz i cant breath no i cant see im barely hangin on
    alexhiles alexhiles 18-21, F 5 days ago

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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 8 Responses Nov 6, 2013

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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 7 Responses Nov 6, 2013

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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 61-65, F 3 Responses Dec 23, 2013

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    Happy new year everyone!

    I hope we get to have a better and less lonely year ahead of us!! :)
    OnlyCB OnlyCB 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    Soldiergirl3 Soldiergirl3 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Why do everything seems

    so black when we're sad !!?
    Angelov Angelov 22-25, M 3 Responses Mar 16

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    i was living an aimless life before.

    ...but i quickly draw myself away from the ****...my life got a meaning......but am afraid to fall in love.........even to risevin love is just a big worries to me
    priestmiller777 priestmiller777 56-60, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    sayanglina sayanglina 36-40, F 3 Responses 1 day 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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    Have u ever felt alone in a room

    that is full of ur close friends ?
    ItsNada ItsNada 22-25, F 7 Responses Jun 29, 2014

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    I just wanna crawl into a ball

    and forget the world
    irreelevance irreelevance 16-17, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I barely see my wife anymore

    because of work. I finally have a day off with her and she goes and hangs out with her friends and leaves me to do all the errands while she has fun. I'm pissed off and depressed. I just want to see her today. but that's not going to happen.
    ianbrewman ianbrewman 26-30, T Mar 19

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    Sometimes you have to smile.

    Stay strong and never let people who hurt you know it hurts.
    RebeccaMontero RebeccaMontero 22-25, F 10 Responses Jan 31

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    When people who i'm not interested in talk to

    me,and people who i like don't talk to me...This break my heart. Hmm... Personally i think i don't need many people in my life. But i need very few.
    Juri0902 Juri0902 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 20

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    I can be in a crowd of people

    and feel like I'm all alone.
    alixxdd alixxdd 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 11, 2014

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    I just broke up with my bf of 2yrs.

    He's a great man but i feel like our relationship is not working anymore. I have not been happy in the last couple of months. I feel more alone in this relationship that when i was single. For now, i feel a relief. I've been crying for the past weeks but now i think i feel...
    OnlyCB OnlyCB 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    Some days I feel trapped

    as if I'm in an alternate reality. Everyone else's life is moving on. These people have friends. They have a social life. They do things together. Where did I go wrong that I am not just an outsider looking in?
    dewkissedrose dewkissedrose 36-40, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    jisfurgames jisfurgames 41-45, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Im insanly agoraphobic (scared of people;

    social anxiety) and slow to warm up to new people in person. So consequently i only have 3 good girlfriends who i can really talk to about stuff. But theyre always busy so i spend a lot of time alone with my cat. Gets a bit lonely but Mittens is a good listener :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 28, 2014

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    I wrote this as comment initially,

    But I felt this was worthy of a post. So, people who grow, and look deeply at life, people who are reflective, and seek out the truth of things regardless of consequences or who it may or may not agree with tend to feel very alone. The truth is we have the greatest wealth...
    ctguitardude ctguitardude 26-30, M Mar 16

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    I feel so forgotten..

    I used to come to Ep knowing I would have a friend to hear me out. But now everyone seems to have forgotten me. I feel terribly alone and unwanted. "Don't worry, I'll always be here" ... They said.
    BeautifulPetal BeautifulPetal 18-21, F 16 Responses Mar 15

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    someone talk to me . be my friends .

    lets make our life colourful
    shakil1545 shakil1545 26-30, M a week ago

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    With a long distance boyfriend

    and a shattered friend group. I feel so alone. I wouldn't mind having other strong women to connect with and message from time to time when needed. :)
    Katelynntx Katelynntx 18-21 2 Responses Mar 12

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    I miss you today. Our anniversary is coming up

    again. I want to be with you. I miss the smell of your long brown hair, and helping you wash it. I remember making our wedding plans at this time. It was wonderful. People were kind and generous to us. I have tried to get on with my life. I don't know how successful I have...
    Tmystic Tmystic 51-55, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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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...
    delusi0nal delusi0nal 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 17, 2014

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    Those moments when you have no one to talk too,

    so you go looking through everything to find at least one friendly chatter. Wish he wasn't always so busy... It sucks especially at night. Night is when you need that person the most. Night is where loneliness really rears its ugly head.
    Nottheaveragegirl Nottheaveragegirl 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 7

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    I just want to advise all people of Color

    especially Asians and Arabs who are assumed Muslims by white people Be very careful with white people as a lot of them have turned against Muslims and Arabs after the 11/9 terror attack and they started persecuting them ,shunning them ,excluding them ,attacking them and even...
    Powerlesss Powerlesss 31-35, F 6 Responses Mar 19

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    I just feel like people

    and life have wronged me so much. I have tried to be the best person that I can be, to be kind to strangers and people that I know at all times. I pick up litter, and I don't create any myself. I always try to be a positive force in the world - not a negative one. If I can...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M Mar 15

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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 10 Responses Feb 17, 2014

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    I see so much pain and grief

    and no one will let me in. I want to only care and look after someone. I'm i wrong will no one let me into there heart and trust me.
    grgbyce978 grgbyce978 56-60, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Got a call just before 3:00 am

    that my mil, in a memory care unit of a nursing home for her Alzheimer's, had a stroke. The **** keeps piling on and I'm already carrying an oversized load. I feel like I'm going to break, but also just numb. I'm grateful I have EP to vent on, but I think I might be taking a...
    driftingtiger driftingtiger 51-55, F 12 Responses Dec 27, 2014

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    Gone

    Listening to sad songs while in the shower, to cry all at once, getting rid of all the pain for a day. It happens every day, for you cannot see my ugly face when I'm alone in the shower, or my sorrow filled tears as they run down my face...
    LonelyPuppy LonelyPuppy 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 15, 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 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 10, 2007

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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 22-25, F 6 Responses Feb 13, 2014

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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 19 Responses Aug 14, 2013

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    I let him in and he destroyed me.

    So basically, I'm writing this right now because I feel the need to speak out about what I went/am going through. As most painful heartaches begin, this one starts with me meeting a boy. Not just any boy, this boy was somebody that whenever someone asked my type, he would be...
    LittleMissDuck LittleMissDuck 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I'm not afraid to fall in love.

    I'm afraid to fall for the wrong person AGAIN. :(
    Charmeeee Charmeeee 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 14, 2014

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    I talk to people and meet new friends in

    yet I still feel alone.... I don't know what to do... The feeling of loneliness is always there and it never goes away.
    Saya66 Saya66 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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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, 2014

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    lynn1497 lynn1497 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 18, 2014

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    That moment when your 11 year-old cousin tells

    you she has a "boyfriend" and you envy her.
    KaitlynS1996 KaitlynS1996 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 10, 2014

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    I always feel alone. I have no one.

    I don't talk to my family and don't feel a connection with any one of my friends. I don't know how much longer I can stand this feeling. I just want to run away and start a new life but I know its not that simple
    lillali lillali 70+, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    yes all the time . people don't like me

    for unknown reasons & I don't even talk to them . I rarely have any friends & I know any one of them would turn their backs on me any second & leave me behind & just laugh . I wanna make new friends but everyone at school is just mean & wouldn't want anything to do with me. I'm...
    ashleeyj5 ashleeyj5 13-15, F 10 Responses Jan 21

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