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I Feel Disconnected From Humanity

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    I cant understand why people talk about trivial

    things just to hear their own voice im always thinking on a higher plane like what is our purpose for being here I am sure it not to talk of trivial stuff like most people. I do not feel connected to most of humanity because of of the way people talk
    pauli466 pauli466 56-60, M 1 Response May 2

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    Maybe I Should Be

    I have been doing some online personality tests recently to figure out how I operate so I can learn to control myself.  Social awkwardness is not a problem - I present well.  It's not like I'm violent or burst into tears or anything like that; I just feel that...
    amused7 amused7 26-30 4 Responses Oct 5, 2008

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    Alone In the Crowd.

    The only times in my life when I feel lonely is when I'm with other people. Sometimes I feel shy around people.  Sometimes I feel confident.  Sometimes I feel little of anything.  But, regardless of other emotions, I always feel removed from the other people...
    eaFriendly eaFriendly 18-21, M 3 Responses Jun 28, 2008

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    Not Sure What To Say

    I found this site after typing "disconnected to humanity" in the search box to see what came up. Those words pretty much sum it up. I have a paradoxical case of being disturbed about not giving a damn about my condition because I know that I'm supposed to. My lack of concern...
    Jeffphansen777 Jeffphansen777 36-40, M Oct 14, 2013

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    Shadow On The Wall?

    Well, see, I always knew that there was something... different... about me, ever since I was little. And it took a while for me to realize what it was. I'm just not what I'm supposed to be. I'm a "Shadow". I can put on that happy face most people want to see. I can put forth an...
    UndiscoveredShadow UndiscoveredShadow 16-17 3 Responses Nov 21, 2010

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    I don't even feel human anymore,

    the normal feelings of togetherness safety security it no longer exists. Everywhere I go I feel someone's laughing at me and or dislike my company. My mom said to me today when will you stop being miserable? I don't know when, I just want life to end soon because I don't feel...
    GrumpyMe GrumpyMe 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 24

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    It's weird how I feel like a grown-up among kids my age. It's not very uncomfortable but I can understand all of their problems and act like their parent and that worries me...
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    What do you do once the emotion is gone. When you're not happy and you've stopped being depressed. Art isn't my everything anymore. Music bores me. What now?
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    I've got friends and family, but struggle with feeling disconnected from it all. I think I'm just having a pre-midlife crisis :). Sometimes I just want to run. Maybe, its just...
    bellieup bellieup 31-35, F Sep 22

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    I know what they say I am, and maybe that is the explanation. But sometimes it doesn't feel that "simple". This body...it contains me, restricts me...this world...I'm not convinced...
    thereisnothingwrongwithyou thereisnothingwrongwithyou 18-21, F Sep 20

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    I know it sounds terrible and I sound like a monster saying this. I'm sure 99% of you guys would think so. But please help me understand why I shouldn't (or should) feel this way...
    WhoAml WhoAml 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    And myself. All of it. I don't want to act. Or to step up to the plate and "become" something. I just want to chill out. And be whatever I am. I feel detached from everything...
    brushfirefairytales brushfirefairytales 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 21

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    I don't even know where to begin. I was diagnosed with Bipolar disorder 2 years ago and was put on a medication called Viibryd, which is an anti-depressant. It seemed to help at...
    Kacey12206 Kacey12206 22-25, F Oct 10

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    Dealing with emotions is not what I want to do and felt this way for very long time. I'm in denial I run from my feelings hide from my thoughts. I think I'm progressing but still...
    Janisoneluv Janisoneluv 26-30, F Oct 5

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    Full of ghosts...that haunt my soul....both day and night I think of all of you....What your doing, how your feeling, and for some will you make it one more day...My soul is so...
    MMMartin MMMartin 51-55, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Insecurities, low self esteem and major body image issues led me to treated like crap because at the time I just felt so desperate to feel something from someone that I let them...
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M 2 Responses Sep 27

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    XtraORD1nary XtraORD1nary 22-25, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Jenipe Jenipe 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 20

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    Deep down you feel so strong, but when it comes to human relatioships you think you are getting an F constantly! I used to be a girl who thought everything is easy, relationships...
    helpadvisor helpadvisor 18-21, F Sep 20

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    Working in retail is a great way to see the fall of humanity. Not many people want to talk, or even show any signs of emotion. They usually just blarp out what they want and go...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Oct 8

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    I don't. Sometimes, it feels like I just watch humans. I don't feel like I'm really... human? Like as if i weren't meant to be a person. I still do daily stuff; make up, school...
    neptunegurl neptunegurl 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Let's see here. I am a first time mom, my son is a little over a month old. Where my husband and I live I have no friends and family lives over 2 hours away. I am so sleep deprived...
    felicia26 felicia26 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I am so lonely I don't have anyone I can connect with in my life. I can't blame anyone but myself for being in such a lonely state because I have poor social skills I cant hold a...
    KnowMeOO KnowMeOO 18-21, M 42 mins ago

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    I don't know why...I have loving parents, a cool sis, amazing friends( just a few but they're worth it) but I just feels so vacant...and tired I want life to end now but I'm not a...
    CyanEyes CyanEyes 18-21, F 1 Response 28 mins ago

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    It's because I'm greedy when it comes to love. Everything seems to be a competition that I'll always lose. I know it's childish to demand so much from others and view everything...
    Concerto Concerto 22-25, F 1 Response 24 mins ago

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    Today I choose life. Every morning when I wake up I can choose joy, happiness, negativity, pain... To feel the freedom that comes from being able to continue to make mistakes and...
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    I think I should just take a moment out from getting ready to go out to remind you people that there is another choice. Let us look at films to show us how society has changed. Go...
    Dannage Dannage 36-40, M Sep 21

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    I feel so much that it makes my heart beats so fast to the point where it could come bursting out of my chest, my lungs stop functioning and I hold my breath, and I become mute...
    Steffi627 Steffi627 18-21, F Oct 9

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    Sometimes when i feel worthless I'll let ppl say **** to me and i wont even retaliate
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    This time the water was so scalding hot, to release the tension from my muscles...it was almost unbearable...
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    Why do u feel the need to always bring up this ***** to me? Just because u admire her doesn't mean I do. I can't stand that *****, a bunch of phoniness , fakeness she portrays. I...
    Court24 Court24 22-25, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I sometimes wonder why we have to make laws for people to even be good in the first place. There are good people who have the best intentions but I question if that's just a...
    christfukk christfukk 26-30, F 4 Responses Oct 6

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    Older no longer guarantees wiser thanks to profit growing more vital than humanity surviving such lunacy.
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 2 days ago

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    Soltanto Soltanto 18-21, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Orangerocket Orangerocket 31-35, F 3 Responses 1 hr ago

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    somestimes i keep my feelings to myself because it hards for someone else to understand.
    jendomingo jendomingo 18-21 3 hrs ago

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    When someone makes me mad, upset or drives me crazy I have a shower and I feel better :)
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    I'm going to tell you guys my perspective on how my depression came to what it is now. This is going to take a while. five years back, I was then 10/11 years old. I had a group...
    RianneK RianneK 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    I need help coz I dunno what to do I had friend I knew him 5 years mybest friend I considerd him as one of my family members I loved him so much although I heard about him that he...
    kareenaaa kareenaaa 26-30 Sep 21

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