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I Feel Like I Don't Belong In My Family

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    Liquorice In A Bag Of Jellybabies

    Hi There Well, I live with my both my parents and I have two sisters and a younger brother. I have always felt like I didn't fit in with my family, as much as I'm close with my younger sister ;lately we seem to be drifting apart. Our family doesn't really communicate and that...
    Thand89 Thand89 22-25, F Aug 31, 2013

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    True Me

    My innocence will trick you, my angel face you will believe . Every day i pretend to be someone i am not, to them i smile, to them i obey, to them i am the perfect child, but when they do not see i am truly me. At night when they sleep i run away to party and drink to let this...
    karina7442 karina7442 18-21, F Jun 15, 2012

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    I am so different than the rest of my family.

    If my family knew how I really looked at everything and believe in, than they would probably be very surprised. They would most likely hate me if they knew any of that. My family tends to argue a lot. But then at other times they are calm. I don't understand it. That's one of...
    PureWhiteMoonlight PureWhiteMoonlight 13-15, F May 24

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    It's sad to say that I don't feel like I belong anywhere. I don't know if I am feeling sorry for myself or if these emotions are warranted. I feel like my family would be much...
    BeautifulCha0s BeautifulCha0s 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 28

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    This is my first shared experience so bear with me please. Lately, for no apparent reason, I have just been feeling like I don't belong anywhere. And I ask myself all the time why...
    broller broller 18-21, M 3 Responses Nov 22

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    I feel like I don't belong in this world, I feel so strange, out-placed (if that's even a word), and lastly so disconnected. Everywhere I go. I feel as I belong in another...
    cvtz cvtz 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I know I don't. I don't know what to do. I'm stuck on this earth. I just want it to go away. I've always been too different to have acceptance or love. Every single person has...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 4 Responses Nov 25

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    I'm 24 years old now. I've been actively looking and searching for something that can keep me content with just living on this earth. I can't stand how everything revolves around...
    Floo64 Floo64 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 20

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    I love nature and I love to be in it, but I feel like I can't go outside, like I use to . Like I don't belong out there ...
    zoeylove145 zoeylove145 13-15, F 14 hrs ago

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    I don't know where I fit in....I do not know where my place really is.I am lost, just wondering through life, searching for a place where maybe I may just belong, but never finding...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 28

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    To love the world and look upon it in wonder everyday and never feel like you belong. That is truly devastating. I feel like that everyday. I feel love for humans but don't feel...
    Shniddleyway Shniddleyway 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    There's not much else to say; I don't feel like I belong. I think that may be due to my general outlook on life, which I have always had so it's not something that will change (at...
    Ri95 Ri95 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 22

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    I'm not interested in the unnecessary gossip people around me always seem to be talking about, or in the constant criticism that goes around. I prefer to stay away from everyone...
    YeuxNoirs YeuxNoirs 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 24

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    I know how weird this sounds, but I really feel like I haven't been 'designed' for this world.. I am really struggling at the moment, there's so much I will never understand. My...
    Mila23 Mila23 22-25, F 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    I feel like I'm not here. I don't know where I am.
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 23

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    I want to go home. I miss Georgia... I hate it here. I hate it with a burning passion. I never wanted this. I never ******* wanted any of this. I wanna go home... But I don't...
    InsanityIsTheButterflysDrug InsanityIsTheButterflysDrug 13-15, F 5 Responses Nov 25

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    i feel like i am a pleiadian starseed
    LydiaIndigo LydiaIndigo 41-45, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Ok so latly i have been feeling off i dont know how to eplain it i just dont think right i feel like i move and act wired and i feel like no one else sees it i feel like im...
    ileon9 ileon9 13-15 5 days ago

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    Back then I guess I could say life was easygoing. With the situation I'm in now, my family is fed up with me. I've lied to them so many times. I'm aware of how they're feeling but...
    BlankSulli BlankSulli 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    in the last 5 years I have moved so much I cannot count the times. I have been illegally evicted twice, I even went to court with proof but the judge NEVER let me speak. I have...
    CUTEANDCUBBY CUTEANDCUBBY 46-50 1 Response Nov 23

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    No one is there for me even my friends when I am sad. ??
    elainenguyen619 elainenguyen619 13-15, F Nov 23

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    I wish i was vulcun, romulan, klingon or a Q n a dowed (star trek n next gen n deep space nine)
    howard1945 howard1945 51-55, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I'm an alien mind stuck in a humans body, still trying to fly back home but floored to the ground because of gravity.
    nickwrocks1 nickwrocks1 13-15, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Sometimes, I would love to be twinkling in the sky.
    orchids2blu orchids2blu 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    I have no talents, skills, good qualities. It sucks
    paigedecker33 paigedecker33 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 8

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    I don't know where to start this off, but I'll just first say that I can't do anything remarkable. I'm not special. I'm not good at anything. I'm just ordinary. I try so hard to...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I don't know where to start this off, but I'll just first say that I can't do anything remarkable. I'm not special. I'm not good at anything. I'm just ordinary. I try so hard to...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I don't know where to start this off, but I'll just first say that I can't do anything remarkable. I'm not special. I'm not good at anything. I'm just ordinary. I try so hard to...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I'm a weird girl. I've always been a weird girl for one reason or another. Even as my interests changed, or the way I looked and dressed changed, everyone still thinks of me as...
    zkennedy09 zkennedy09 16-17, F 3 Responses Dec 8

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    This is a difficult one and one I am dealing with right now. I have been dating this guy for a few months and he is practically perfect. The only problem is that I don't find him...
    Elpis2012 Elpis2012 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 25

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    I am increasingly unsatisfied sexually, and I just don't know what to do. He does nothing to get me turned on (he just says "play with yourself" or "get it wet") and I just feel...
    missstarrysky missstarrysky 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have friends but none of them truly know the real me. They know things that I have gone through but I feel they don't know who I am. No matter what i say I am told I'm wrong or...
    kayleej53 kayleej53 13-15, F Nov 25

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    I am trapped between my own emotions and pain. I can't get out. Every second leaves from my life, I feel like i am more getting trapped in it. I don't feel like I used to feel. My...
    deathiscold deathiscold 70+, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I don't know if this is really true. It is a bit absolute. Depending on how I feel and what I need, ....friendship is a word that can have many meanings. Like the untrue story that...
    tryingagainII tryingagainII 56-60, M 9 hrs ago

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    Not good enough for dad, not good enough for my so called friends, not good enough for my husband, not good enough for the boyfriend....only ppl i can go to are my babies. And tho...
    lehcar1977 lehcar1977 36-40 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I have a friend but not the kind i want, she is selfish arrogant and sometimes a b***h. and because of that i really feel like i have no friends. Before, i was prefere to be alone...
    manel2504 manel2504 18-21, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    most people call me the "anti love".... I understand them.... but.... I don't think they do to me.... I'm not really anti love.... I'm just some anti lust and infatuation.... there...
    HopeSeeker28 HopeSeeker28 13-15, F 5 hrs ago

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    Not even my best friend knows much about me... We've been friends since we were in pampers... Some of my 'friends' on here don't know my name... I'm not always that happy bubbly...
    BrokenInnocence BrokenInnocence 13-15, F 2 hrs ago

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    10 Things You Never Realized You Should Be Thankful For: Thanksgiving is a great reminder to count your blessings. But don’t just be thankful for the “standard” blessings...
    rajblr1970 rajblr1970 41-45, M 3 Responses Nov 25

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    I am a 21 year old college student. I have a narcissistic personality disorder, but am seeing a counselor and dealing with it day to day.My family has supported me my entire life...
    Anon0ne Anon0ne 18-21, M Nov 27

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    First, you lied about your job. Second, you lied about your name. Third, I don't know maybe you're married after all? I'd like to be your friend. It was clear to you what my...
    Elleshore81 Elleshore81 31-35, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I don't know if it's depression, or what, but since last year i've been feeling like I have no direction in my life, like I don't like nothing, I've been feeling that what is ahead...
    licito licito 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 21

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    I'm only 16.. 3 years ago I cut myself and I have been doing it on and off since then. I don't understand what's wrong with me. I'd be out with my friends, enjoying my time. Then...
    Aly262 Aly262 16-17 1 Response Dec 1

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    When people tell me that I MUST have kids, I literally feel like this: http://theoatmeal.com/comics/kids I don't want children, and have never been interested in children. The...
    spacepixie spacepixie 26-30, F 5 Responses Dec 10

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    I have a confession and some stories to tell. Confession: when I was around four I still slept in the same bed as my parents one night they were having s*x and I woke up. I...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 7

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    I feel so alone in this world. Go to school all yo