I Feel Like a Fake

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    I Couldn't Help It

    I know the logo is irrelevant but you should agree that it's cute. Anyway, sometimes I feel like I am a fake. Like I am not really what I think I am!
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort
    36-40, F
    10 Responses May 5, 2009

    Because I Dont Want People To see how truly ugly i feel my soul can be

    to meet me at work one would say, (and they have,) that i'm fun, calming, witty and enchanting. at work i'm an actress. at home or alone, i'm an entirely different person. i sit in my chair or lay in bed for hours at night feeling sorry for myself. i dont do this intentionally...
    synnfuleyes synnfuleyes
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 9, 2010


    Allot of what I say, is just what I think I'm supposed to say, most of the emotions I express are not really what I'm feeling, by nature I'm a person who is very anxious and quite negative, but I tend to be cheery, because, if only for my sake, thats what everyone else wants.
    inane inane
    13-15, F
    Jun 29, 2009

    I feel like I'm such a fake person.

    I wear makeup and I try to wear clothes that I think OTHER people will like. I don't do enough things just for myself. I really want people to like me but I don't think anybody really does. When I'm alone I'm such a different person then I am with other people. I act like I'm...
    lukesdeadpenguin lukesdeadpenguin
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 19, 2015

    Why Do I Do It?

    I always have this uncontrollable urge whenever I talk to someone, to tell all these huge lies, or stretch the truth, to make myself sound more interesting. I hate that I do it. I can't stop. No matter what I try, it never helps. And the thing is, I always get caught up in the...
    hrvdbnd2013 hrvdbnd2013
    1 Response Aug 3, 2010


    Doo you think I am one?  Why?
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    8 Responses May 2, 2011

    I Do

    I still sometimes feel like I'm saying fake things to make people happy, to fit in etc. Sometimes it's hard to tell if you're even faking things to yourself or not.
    FreeFallWall FreeFallWall
    26-30, M
    Nov 12, 2013
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