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I Feel Incomplete

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 287 People

    I Long To Feel Whole

    Sometime during the tender age of 16, I began longing for the day where I would find the woman whom which I could call my own and spend the rest of my life with. This feeling was brought on by the realization that, even though I did not have good upbringings, I did not want to be...
    Earnestlyhere Earnestlyhere 22-25, M Jan 26, 2013

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    Incomplete

    I felt incomplete for a long time.Then I met a wonderful woman online and married her. Now I feel complete.
    mailmanshadow mailmanshadow 51-55, M Apr 17, 2011

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    spreading myself thin trying to cover each

    and every empty space. Every bit of me seems to eat away at itself slowly.
    LovingDead LovingDead 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 31, 2014

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    It Wasn't Always Like This...

    A few years ago, an event occurred that utterly destroyed everything I thought I was and everything I believed to be true. My entire identity was effectively damaged. Like a computer hard drive that dies, only fragments of mostly unusable data remained. The events the followed...
    BohemianTragedy BohemianTragedy 46-50, M Dec 29, 2012

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    This beautiful city seems

    so empty... All the people in the world and you can still feel lonely...What's the point of having it all..without the person you love... --Sometimes you just need to start again in order to fly.
    Miles2188 Miles2188 26-30, F Jan 8

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    Luv Yu Like A Love Song

    walking down the lane, silence engulfing the whole city, cripping crickets sing the songs of pain, my shadow's gone,nobody ain't for pity, with rugged wearings and shabby heart, slippery shoes by passing the drains, faith or love the opt for my life's cart, both have ever and...
    smokycup smokycup 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 10, 2012

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    Right now i feel like something is missing

    and I don't know what it is I have been having this feeling for a while now! I don't know what to do!:(
    cutekittycat cutekittycat 13-15, F Feb 25

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    I Feel Like Something Is Missing

    I feel incomplete all the time. Like if something is missing. Like a big hole. I guess it's because my father was never here, never cared about me. I guess it's because my mother doesn't know how to love me, how to take care of me. I guess it's because I had been raped and...
    Borboleta14 Borboleta14 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 8, 2011

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    Incomplete

    A little something is missing. And it makes all the difference. And I don't know, don't know if I'll ever find that missing piece. Sometimes it hurts. Most of the time it hurts. But I carry on. That's all there is to it. I'm 18 years old. And I'm not accomplishing much. But it's...
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 70+, F 3 Responses Apr 16, 2011

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    Never Reaching The End

    Sometimes I feel I've got my goals in hand and done with. But that is not the case at all. More is to come. More I must follow. Whether it be my minimum wage job, or a fun hobby I am very interested in. I just can't get to the end. Always moving forward is a good thing, I suppose...
    WhereToBegin WhereToBegin 18-21, F Feb 6, 2013

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    A Search? Or A Creation?

    Is life about finding or creating yourself? I do believe it takes a little of both. And well that in itself takes time. A lot of it.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 70+, F 1 Response Oct 8, 2012

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    Whenever I'm not talking to her,

    I completely feel incomplete.... I miss talking to her. :(
    Protonyx Protonyx 16-17, M Feb 9

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    It just feels like something's missing.

    I don't know where I stand. I don't really know who I actually am. Nothing feels right. The person I want to be isn't the person I have been. But it's extremely hard to change. And I find that I am beginning to hate who I am. I have no one to talk to. I'm scared of myself...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 13

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    I suffer from bouts of depression.

    Some people have bad things happen to them. They have reasons to be sad. I don't, and it makes me feel incapable of handling my own problems, of taking responsibility for my own happiness. I don't know why I feel so incomplete all the time or how I can fix it. I don't know how...
    Kurokagi Kurokagi 18-21 Sep 21, 2014

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    The Black Hole

    Where do the memories go, all those things I've forgotten over time. I think they go into a void of sorts, a black hole if you will, never to be discovered again.  My best friend will say, “remember when we…” and I have to answer, “Are you sure that was me?” because I...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 5 Responses Jan 28, 2011

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    Missing Piece

    There is a very big piece of my life that is missing right now. My heart aches from not being able to be with my love at this time. I'm working my way to be with her. I hope it will be soon. My puzzle needs to be complete to enjoy life and to be happy.
    koolkatjossie koolkatjossie 36-40, F Feb 6, 2013

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    Born of a house that measures your worth,

    In figures symbolic on paper; With a quota to fill from inexorable birth That does scold the fake sybarite's caper. Just who are you with love and arms spread wide, Yet so reluctant to compete? Why, you're the slight man that never tried And you feel so incomplete.
    chorltonite chorltonite 26-30, M May 27, 2014

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    The Void

    im sitting here writing this, smokin a black & mild... I cannot escape these feelings of being incomplete... perhaps because I lack everything I need in life that I feel would make me complete... I wonder why for a chosen few life is beautiful and for others like me...
    ThaLonelyStoner ThaLonelyStoner 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 22, 2009

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    I have been married for over ten years.

    We have two kids together. I've never felt he was my other half. I can be content with him, but I want more and I never feel that way with him. I don't feel complete. I have a gut feeling who would complete me, someone I've known for a long time and we really reconnected 3.5 yrs...
    raedavis raedavis 31-35, F Jul 17, 2014

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    I Feel Incomplete

     and, although it may seem utterly cliche, i really think it is because i am not in love.
    brionytallis brionytallis 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 8, 2009

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    I Am Not Complete Right Now.

    Come back later.  I'll tell you when I am.
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F Jun 6, 2009

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    Long Engagements Are Probably a Good Thing.

    I wonder sometimes if there is something wrong with me. I am married, I have a child. I am smart (I like to think more than most). I am attractive. I put others wants before myself all the time. I give up myself too easily. Now that I am getting older it is catching up to me. I...
    quietfire quietfire 26-30, F 7 Responses Apr 20, 2007

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    I'm Just Sad And Nobody Deserves To Feel This Way!

    My heart goes out to everyone who feels this way. NO ONE deserves to go through life feeling this way; however, i am one person who feels it daily. I want to both encourage others to find what makes you happy AND find it myself. I know that i deserve it, but i feel very stuck in...
    jlecat jlecat 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 29, 2013

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    When I Was Only The Young Woman At Our Place.

    I felt completely incomplete and overprotected when I was the only young child at our place. Whenever I came from school, my relatives would interrogate me for where I've went and what I've been doing. But one year after, there's a little change with how they treated me. Thank to...
    msmhage msmhage 18-21, F Nov 7, 2011

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    What's Wrong With Me?

    I feel like something is wrong with me, I've tried to ignore it for some time now but I just can't anymore. I'm still young, just 18 years old, but a lot of the time I just feel so unhappy. On the surface I seem to have a great life.  I have a great family, my...
    AshleyRae AshleyRae 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 3, 2010

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    So I went to chat some strangers on omegle

    because I was kinda bored so I met this guy and his name was "Harry" And he was a very nice guy, we both talked and talked, he even shared some of his corny jokes and then suddenly the chat disconnected right before we were about to ask our links on social accounts and I can't...
    SaarahCarisse SaarahCarisse 13-15, F Feb 6

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    I'm currently feeling a bit depressed to the point where my mind and body feel paralyzed. I don't have anyone to talk to, and while I sometimes wish I could just get drunk, my...
    dude2278 dude2278 31-35, M 17 hrs ago

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    You know, once upon a time I felt everything so deeply. I would be upset over the tiniest things. For example, If I heard about someone dying whom I'd never met before, I would cry...
    Moonlight0runner Moonlight0runner 18-21, F 15 hrs ago

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    I feel like my eyes are blurred, and my head is heavy, I have no control, I can't get up and complete simple tasks. I lack in motivations . sometimes I get a wave of heavy guilt in...
    Tistoskii Tistoskii 16-17, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    Sometimes I just feel unloved in my current relationship. I feel like I'm giving out more effort than he does. I don't know, we've been together for almost 2 months now and I...
    Liebeeiram Liebeeiram 22-25, F 12 hrs ago

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    Feel like crap today..I feel I'm never gonna meet the right guy that's gonna accept me for me,and Im not sure i can become the idea of who I wanna be :/ I feel like the only guy...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I shouldn't feel lonely, I have a family, a fiancé, two happy children and a happy family. Often I feel left out and lonely, I work less hours than my mrs and do a lot of the...
    maxos maxos 31-35, M 8 hrs ago

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    Loneliness sucks balls, yes sir E Bob...but at some point everyone gets lonely, it is a normal thing. So I must not feel so alone in my loneliness because many out there are...
    Orchidspetals Orchidspetals 36-40, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Im tired of everything. It seems like no one understands me. I got friends but i still feel lonely most of the time. Theyre only good for hang out and stuff, but idk, i feel like...
    Nubeeh Nubeeh 16-17, F 3 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    Confession of a Love Sick Fool #2 I'm still in love with my ex boyfriend. Its almost 2 months since we broke up. He broke up with me. He says he don't feel the spark anymore...
    lilnekomeow lilnekomeow 18-21, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    Hell I mean the whole Debate about the First amendment typically goes like this tYOU ARE CRITICAL OF THE REPUBLICANS AND CHRISTIANS ALL THE TIME, HOW WOULD YOU FEEL IF THEY COULD...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M 26 mins ago

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    This is true, sadly... I've lost so much weight over the past three years that I honestly feel a strong case of the gags when I think about, see, or smell certain foods. I used...
    OdiumIncantatum OdiumIncantatum 36-40, F 7 hrs ago

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    I wish I couldn't feel, so that I wouldn't be able to feel anything that could make me sad or get hurt. Sucks
    ajdream ajdream 16-17, F 6 hrs ago

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    I always feel like being misplaced, at school, out in public, even at home. Most of the time, I feel like everyone around me is staring at me and talking and giggling about me...
    fleurxblanche fleurxblanche 13-15, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    If I didn't feel I wouldn't have been able to hurt the greatest person in my life, because I simply wouldn't have asked her out.
    2b5h 2b5h 16-17, M 17 hrs ago

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    Usually I go to sleep as soon as I can after talking to the one person I talk to because I'm scared that I will have a bad episode and I will have no one to help me.. They have...
    neutralwalrus neutralwalrus 70+, M 15 hrs ago

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    I know we aren't officially, but I made you feel jealous ;-; with that guy. I... Sorry.
    OneWithTheSkies OneWithTheSkies 18-21, F 13 hrs ago

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