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I Feel Broken Inside

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    Two years ago I was more then proud of myself.

    I was over the moon I had actually graduated when everyone said I wouldn't. Fast forward to today and I am nothing! I sit in my room doing absolutely nothing. For the past two years I have been applying for jobs day in day out. Everyday I wake up hoping to see an email from a...
    SecretAbby SecretAbby 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 10

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    Nobody can repair me,

    I now wake up wishing I could sleep longer. I wake up empty, like I'm living in some elses body. Like there's a curse on me, dragging me down.
    CalZe CalZe 16-17, M 4 Responses Apr 5

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    It crashed to the floor.

    Shattering into a million separate shards. Each shard a separate testament to pain. I stood there in shock, unable to absorb the totality of this final hurt. . There was no way to put the pieces back . There was only the memories. Ghosts that would haunt my mind. 8/11...
    minimeowz minimeowz 61-65, F 1 Response Aug 11, 2014

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    He broke through all my barriers

    and I let him. I fell in love with him because of our strong bond and connection. He said he'll always respect me but in the end he left me and said some horrible stuff. I feel betrayed, heartbroken and unfixable.
    soulfulmuse soulfulmuse 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    I loved him so much..

    .he was my everything and I thought I was his. it all ended so suddenly. one day he was telling me how wonderful and amazing I am and how much he loves me...then the next day he ended our relationship. I try so hard to move on but I miss him so much. after the break up so many...
    carabella01 carabella01 36-40, F 2 Responses May 6

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    God uses broken things beautifully.

    Broken clouds pour rain; Broken soil sets as field; Broken crop yields seed; Broken seed gives life to a new plant. In any hard situation, if you feel you are broken, understand that God is planning to utilize you for some great cause :)
    ksnit ksnit 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 11, 2014

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    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    aylinacc11 aylinacc11 26-30, F Jul 16

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    im done,i cant let this feeling dominate my

    heart ,i dont know what you think about me maybe you think im fake or just kidding no im so honest and trying to be nice is gonna kill me
    imanb99 imanb99 13-15, F Jun 1

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    I feel broken inside .

    .. Even though I know self pity is the worse thing ever ... I still feel broken and that's limiting me as a person ... Any of you feel the same ?
    greendragon7 greendragon7 26-30, M 6 Responses Jun 1

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    there's a reason I hate to fall in love.

    ..while I may feel so strongly for someone...almost always they feel little or nothing...I hate getting close and feeling wanted by someone and then just have them leave me to fend for myself....I can't take this...I'm not this strong...I act all tough so people won't want to...
    Inara24 Inara24 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 16

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    Why does he get to make me feel this way inside.

    . .He gets to make me feel lost and broken, stupid and un-useful. Then he just walks in like nothing has happened and drops his I'm sorry and expects it to just be fine. Well it's not. I am still this broken jumbled mess inside begging to be loved, to be pieced together again...
    BabyDoll23p BabyDoll23p 22-25, F 7 Responses Jun 23

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    Have you ever just wanted someone to wrap their

    arms around you and tell you everything will be okay, even you know it won't?
    existJenna existJenna 13-15, F 5 Responses Oct 29, 2014

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    I still can't pull the broken pieces back

    together. he was the love of my life! I miss him so much every day. how will this pain ever stop. will I ever be whole again. it's been 5 months and I still feel like it was yestetday. I still pray he will call me. I just want him to come back to me. I want to feel his arms...
    carabella01 carabella01 36-40, F 4 Responses Jun 8

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    I Feel Bad Today...

    So yesterday, I had a little meltdown, and if I hadn't found this site when I did I don't know what could have happened. I have shared a partial part of my story in my previous post, and I can't help but feel like sharing it will help lift a weight. I am hopelessly in love. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 34 Responses Aug 22, 2012

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    Someone I cared about very deeply has

    disappeared from my life and I feel like she took everything inside with her. I just feel empty now. I just want to fill up that emptiness with ice cream and hugs and kisses. It's a good thing I can at least buy ice cream.
    CaptainBenza CaptainBenza 18-21, M 3 Responses Sep 8, 2014

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    Why Does It Take So Long For A Brokenheart To Heal

    I hate it I feel broken,but trying to move on slowly :(
    azzariac azzariac 31-35, F 14 Responses May 25, 2012

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    Sometimes I just feel constricted inside with

    all the pressure to succeed. Grades, extracurriculars, sports, a social life, and personal health. I feel like I've already failed at more than half of those because they are not perfect. Who am I kidding, I'm not popular (which isn't that bad), I'm not good at sports, I have...
    ToBeAnOtaku101 ToBeAnOtaku101 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 30, 2014

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    My skin is not a tough armor,

    its too thin and easily broken. The air i am inhaling is attenuating with each gasp for breath. My shins are quivering and small hairline fractures litter their outer most layers from too many end of my ropes falls to my knees. The heart that beats within my rib cage is tattered...
    writingmyrelease writingmyrelease 26-30, F 9 Responses Feb 5

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    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    minacc11 minacc11 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 12

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    I'm crying right now.

    No one can help. No one gets it. I can't tell anyone anything without someone getting hurt. I'm sick of being programmed to self destruct. I'd kill to be someone else.
    deleted deleted 26-30 14 Responses Dec 7, 2014

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    I'm so angry at myself right now!

    I did (and I still do!) everything for people who don't see and don't appreciate for what I do for them,oh I don't know why I'm doing it and they just go all over me.**** it,never again
    Littlemisssunshine67 Littlemisssunshine67 22-25, F 5 Responses Jun 22

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    I don't know if broken is the right word

    for how I feel. For a start I have to know how I feel. At times I feel empty, like there is nothing inside, only a hole. Then there are times when I feel something growing in my chest. Something so big it could consume me. The only problem is I have no idea what this feeling is...
    HuddersfieldGirl18 HuddersfieldGirl18 18-21, F 2 Responses May 24

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    Some days I am a flower.

    Some days I am the rain. Lately it's been storming.
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F Jul 21

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    Broken

    Have you ever laid in you bed at night and cried because you are not good enough? Counted all your faults and feel worse about yourself?And just felt too ugly and alone. I have.Everyday i feel like this.so sad,so depressed,so empty,so alone,so worthless.
    blackbutterfly1 blackbutterfly1 16-17, F 16 Responses Oct 18, 2012

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    I feel like my mind is broken at times.

    I hide myself behind this mask. Yeah I do care but what for. Some times it feels like I'm the only one still standing. My soul feels like its been torn to shreds and ready to cave in. I feel lost like I was reaching for something to pull me out of this emptiness. Ill just grit...
    lastassassin lastassassin 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 2

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    wonderwoman562 wonderwoman562 36-40, F Jul 22

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    I am pretty much unable to feel anything deeply.

    Not happiness, or love, or even anger. I dwell on the bad, because it is easier to hold onto. My life isn't roses, but it definitely isn't the worst. Yeah, I was abused by an ex. And I miscarried a child last year. But I have never harbored any strong feelings about those. I...
    koiress koiress 26-30, F 4 Responses Mar 29

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    All I wanted was your time

    and for you to talk to me like you used to. Now you've completely disappeared.
    SunshineH13 SunshineH13 22-25, F 2 Responses May 28

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    Love is a blessing even

    if it ends painfully, for heartbreak bears wisdom and courage.
    missbeestunglips missbeestunglips 22-25, F Mar 21

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    For a moment, I was completely whole.

    So very ecstatic. Happy I walked.I dressed with a smile.Where'd did the time go?In one spit second my whole heart of heavy stone started to resemble living tissue and then shattered into dust particles on the ground of my inner core.Time, they say can mend a broken heart.But how...
    LadyGallivanter LadyGallivanter 41-45, F Jun 20

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    broken is not the word to describe how i feel.

    ... more like falling appart.... everyday i wish i would not wake up the pain is killing me
    suzels suzels 26-30, F 5 Responses Jun 16

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    Does anyone ever feel like you love someone

    so much but you just don't want to anymore and you just wish you didn't? That loving that person just hurts too much?
    4evershattered 4evershattered 36-40, F 4 Responses May 11, 2014

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    Ma11hew Ma11hew 16-17, M 3 Responses Apr 1

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    I have always felt this brokenness I suppose.

    I have never felt "normal" (whoever gets to judge normal, I would like to know).Even as a child I can remember being asked why can't I just be like the other nice little girls my age? I received nurturing mind you, they did the best they could from their brokenness. Every soul...
    DoveinMourning DoveinMourning 36-40, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Broken

    My mom has never really been the "motivational" person and even though I feel like I've done everything right (ie good grades, gone to college, want to be a vet), it will never be enough for her. Or for the rest of my family.  My father died when I was young and my...
    bruisedheart bruisedheart 18-21 8 Responses Mar 7, 2009

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    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    chavacc11 chavacc11 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I thought I was the luckiest girl alive

    when you came. But, all of a sudden everything has change. YOUVE CHANGE T.T Now, I don't know how to reassemble/ to all the pieces and the pain & scar inside that you've left.
    hellsAngel025 hellsAngel025 18-21, F May 19

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    I don't know how but people always seem to find

    a way to get back on their feet..I haven't gotten to that point yet. I thought at a stage I was, but something small happened and I literally had a meltdown. I will first explain one part of my story so you...
    B1ngo B1ngo 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    I've felt this way for a long time.

    Like I'm broken and pieces inside are missing. I've secretly hoped that someone could somehow fix me and put me back together. I've fantasized that someone would come along and find me, guide me, help me and save me. There's times I feel like I'm incapable of even taking...
    SomeoneOutThere SomeoneOutThere 41-45, M 6 Responses Feb 13, 2014

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    I am invisible I am nothing I am pain

    and darkness An empty, desolate wasteland of emotion Destroyed by love and need A bleeding heart Abandoned to the vultures Never to be saved
    hippiechick333 hippiechick333 46-50, F 6 Responses Oct 5, 2014

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    Been through worse sh!

    t in life than this. Yet this hurts so much. Maybe it's cause now I'm old enough to understand and I feel things deeply. The only way I could ever cope with anything was when I stopped caring about anything. When I became cold & just emotionless. As soon as I let my guard down...
    xItsChelsx xItsChelsx 16-17, F Jul 20

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    The Hardest Breaks To Heal....

    So today I have mixed emotions, I have been going through a rough patch. Don't you hate it when you are getting somewhere, finding a good place where you can feel alright about yourself and then something knocks you back again? This came in the form of my ex. He has this insane...
    deleted deleted 26-30 12 Responses Sep 17, 2012

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    I'm really struggling with what to post here,

    how can i explain everything i feel when it's all knotted up inside? But here goes. I don't know why, or how but recently i'm losing my motivation to do most things. This includes playing my guitar, talking to my friends and i've just avoided everyone. It feels like...
    CaitlinBuchan97 CaitlinBuchan97 18-21, F 10 Responses Nov 6, 2014

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    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    chavacc11 chavacc11 26-30, F 1 day ago

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