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I Feel Guilty

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    I feel guilty for being depressed. I feel guilty for spreading my negative thoughts - even on this website. I feel guilty for running away from and ignoring my constantly...
    ktsm ktsm 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 3, 2013

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    And I don't know why.. This feeling sucks
    TearfulNights22 TearfulNights22 22-25, F Apr 3

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    I felt guilty shouting at my staff a while ago I lose my control because of too much stress...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 2

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    Do you have something you have been keeping from your girlfriend since you started dating? Maybe you intended on telling her when the time was right, but the opportunity never...
    tinaeisnernews tinaeisnernews 22-25, F Jan 15

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    Covering For a Friend - Guilt is NOT an emotion I usually feel, ever.  But right now I am feeling guilty. Two years ago, my best friend started having some...
    childoftheland childoftheland 46-50, F 4 Responses May 2, 2009

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    I Feel Guilty - I am selfish. I don't love anybody properly. I am full of anger. I am lazy. I am not nice. I don't have nice thoughts or feelings about anything or anybody. I...
    unAmigo unAmigo 31-35, M 4 Responses Nov 15, 2012

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    My mum sometimes says that I make her proud and that she lifts her head up high because of me... it makes me feel sick and guilty.. She will probably feel miserable and not proud...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 26

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    Violated And Dirty - I am a dirty person, i was raped when I was nine. I am a dirty person, i act like a *****. I am a dirty person, All I think about is sex. I am a dirty...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 3, 2012

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    Now. - Sick of circling the same road, Sick of bearing the guilt, So open the windows to cool off, And heat pours in, instead Perfect in weakness, All my efforts to clean me...
    ashlynnx ashlynnx 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 5, 2010

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    I Still Have Feeling For My Ex.. Problem Is My Hubby Is The Best.. :+ - Ok. So heres my story. My husband is great and u love him.. He tries to give me what i ask.. And he works...
    jude67 jude67 22-25, F Sep 28, 2013

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    For wanting to leave my husband. He's a good man and a wonderful father. He works hard and loves me - would move mountains not to lose me. He's been more attentive, helps around...
    Notwhereithoughtidbe Notwhereithoughtidbe 31-35, F 3 Responses Feb 24

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    Ending It Like a Firing Squad - I was talking to a friend/teacher of mine recently about some guilty feelings I have been having lately about a friendship I ended. It was...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 8, 2009

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    I Feel Guilty - I feel guilty for my mom. She adviced me a lot of things but I didn't  listen . I'm already punished by GOD for this !  Still  I  feel guilty and I wanna say...
    richa12345678 richa12345678 22-25, F 1 Response May 6, 2011

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    Last year, I was at this big party and I was really annoyed and being mean texting my mum. I still remember the whole conversation from reading it so much. Mum: Landon where are...
    LandonS LandonS 16-17, M Feb 27

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    Okay, so I used to lie a lot. About nearly everything. To almost everyone. That was a while ago though, and I've changed a lot since then. But, because of the way I grew up, I...
    yourguardianangel9613 yourguardianangel9613 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 8

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    I've never cheated on my boyfriend, but I always fantasize about being with other guys. I don't fantasize having other relationships w/other guys, I jus fantasize doing sexual...
    Sexychocolatee Sexychocolatee 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    I've never cheated on my boyfriend, but I always fantasize about being with other guys. I don't fantasize having other relationships w/other guys, I jus fantasize doing sexual...
    Sexychocolatee Sexychocolatee 13-15, F Jan 4

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    Just got back from the Casino. I feel terrible for spending $100. :/. Good thing I do not go often...
    CopperHeart CopperHeart 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 15

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    I Feel Guilty - Hello, I live in Mexico and I'm a 31 y.o. single woman. I feel, guilty, confused and sad very often and that is making me that I don't know what I want anymore. I...
    clavel clavel 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 29, 2007

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    I found out that someone who I thought was a friend went behind my back and really screwed up a budding relationship that I was starting. So last night I made out with her ex...
    penilane penilane 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    Cant Let Go Of Guilt - I had an affair which was the final nail in an already unstable 15 year marriage. The affair resulted in a child and that was five years ago now. Me and the...
    DestructiveLies DestructiveLies 31-35, M 2 Responses Sep 25, 2013

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    For No Reason! - Y'know when you're walking along the pavement, minding your own business...and then suddenly you see a police car in the distance, coming your way? Now, if you...
    IamcalledS IamcalledS 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 21, 2013

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    Do people close to you ever make you feel guilty about making your own decision, when what you decide is not what they want?
    Kitty4190 Kitty4190 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 26

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    Guilt Stricken - Nothing can be worse feeling guilty, specially when you're feeling down in the dumps already. On Saturday, me, my mom, sister and her boyfriend Spencer went to the...
    takethispain takethispain 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 1, 2011

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    I said something mean about all of my best friends and one found out an chewed me out for it and I lied and got all worked up now he is begging for forgiveness and I don't even...
    SkinnyLove03 SkinnyLove03 13-15, F Feb 16

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    Guilty Conscience - What is it about guilt that has such control over our lives to the degree that we don't just feel guilt for the things we have done but for our existence too? I...
    AltF4 AltF4 22-25, M 1 Response May 27, 2013

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    Eats You Up .... - I wish i could say how sorry i am Everything was such a sham You was like a little lamb I could not protect you I was too scared to Not even a boohoo I heard...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 30, 2013

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    The Way I Feel - It started with at strange phone call. A debt collector, calling my work phone, asking for my soon-to-be ex-wife (divorce is final in December). She had nothing in...
    amodelcitizen amodelcitizen 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 19, 2013

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    Doing Wrong And Getting Away From It - As you can probably already see, I'm 13 years old. You would probably think a 13 year old wouldn't be able to be this bad, but, I am. I'm not...
    Lynnboo Lynnboo 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 2, 2012

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    I Am An Ignorant Lil Brat - My best friends husband lost his job about 6 months ago due to the ression he has not found a new job. My husbands job was not effected by the ression...
    HisLady HisLady 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 13, 2009

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    About Punishing My Dog - I have an 11 month old husky and a 5 year old Labrador. The lab walks off the lead with me ever since she was 18months old and I'm trying to teach my husky...
    neilfrench1979 neilfrench1979 31-35, M Oct 30, 2013

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    I Want to Leave But I Know I'll Feel Guilty - And for what? I don't know... I haven't left yet.  But the thought of leaving my husband and leaving him alone makes me feel...
    Cheleanne Cheleanne 66-70, F 2 Responses Jul 20, 2008

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    I feel guilty, but don't know if I should. So here is my story. I am a married, working mother of a two year old little girl. Now I was a stay at home mom for the first year and a...
    Alexicutie Alexicutie 22-25, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Thank god. All i wished for is to feel free and to make my own decision. Today as every day was so regular except that there was a rat wandering around among us -LOL- which made me...
    unknown159231 unknown159231 18-21, F Jan 1

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    I feel guilty for moving on It makes me wonder did I mean what I said I felt at all? I am so tired of feeling miserable And I know I can't stay stuck like that But it feels like I...
    cailinAlainn cailinAlainn 36-40, F Mar 5

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    My Friend Took His Own Life - Summer two years ago I was on vication at a old place where I used to live. Going there was my highlight of the year when I got summer vication. It...
    AndYes AndYes 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 9, 2012

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    So my Mom hasn't really been herself lately. She's been throwing her anger on my siblings and I and we just don't know why. It's been for like the past few days and I just got sick...
    beautiifulsoul22 beautiifulsoul22 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 16

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    I feel so much guilt over something I'm doing, I've kissed and messed around with (no sex) a girl who has a boyfriend. This guilt depresses me and I cannot shake the feelings. Am I...
    the1whoknocks the1whoknocks 18-21, M Feb 10

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    I left him. It didnt work out,Things will never work out.l thats been established already. He's heartbroken and as a result almost died from a mild heart attack. Would have left...
    Quanitta Quanitta 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    I Feel Guilty - I feel guilty,l Left you behind,Didn't want you there,Hidin' somethin',No way,Didn't want you moaning!
    startinover1 startinover1 46-50 Jun 26, 2012

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    No Return - i m full with guilt ,anger,shame,and i keep asking myself what if i was wrong ? i hurted someone because i thought he was going to hurt me now im just not sure if it...
    dead6 dead6 22-25 2 Responses Aug 28, 2013

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    Today I bought an underage friend a bottle of wild turkey for her to take to a party. I've never done anything remotely illegal before and I feel so guilty. It's not even that bad...
    freochick freochick 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    I always end up feeling guilty for spending my own money on myself..
    sparklebox14 sparklebox14 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 1

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    I Am Sorry On Behalf Of My People - In not trying to shame my people. I just want to mak a point. I felt bad before but now i feel really bad. I wish there was something i could do...
    twinkiemonster twinkiemonster 31-35 Oct 2, 2013

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    Cheater, Liar, Fake - I feel like a cheater, liar, and fake. I sneak behind my AMAZING boyfriends back to talk to guy friends. He doesnt like me talking to guys and I admit I dont...
    iamurb3stsecret iamurb3stsecret 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 12, 2010

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    Life Is Fragile - My dog ate my neighbour's budgie. It sucks. I feel so guilty. She is such a sweet lady, she's 50 years old and studying to be a vet. I have so much respect for...
    StraightJacketFashion StraightJacketFashion 26-30, F Sep 16, 2013

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    It's Just Horrible - I feel so guilty.Not just about things I have done and things I have said but because I'm not capable of expressing that unconditional love to my own parents...
    Jenna1225 Jenna1225 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 13, 2012

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    I Feel Guilty - And all the more since i joined ep. i would live to vent and feel sorry for myself and probably wallow in a pool of self pity. But then i see all these people here...
    plm20 plm20 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 8, 2013

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    I Feel Guilty About Being Hiv Negative!! - I am a ***** in recovery.I am a **** ,***** ,chickenhead jumpoff watever you call it well atleast I was until I became a mother and a...
    velle201 velle201 22-25 4 Responses Aug 9, 2009

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    Guilt Is A Horrible Feeling - I have guilt that I am trying to deal with. My grandfather passed away the 12th if this month and the last time I seen him we argued and said thing we...
    Lycankicker Lycankicker 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 14, 2013

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