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I Feel Like I Don't Belong In My Family

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    It's straing, I'm different from everyone

    and my HOLE life I felt like I'm not ment to be what I'm being, I don't belong im my family. My mother thinks I'm depressed cause sometimes she catches me crying, but she don't know what I pass, and she thinks I'm too obsessed with the Paranormal because I like horror movie and...
    Lumapier951 Lumapier951 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 5

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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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    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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    I'm the one that stands out

    and get all the crazy looks because my interests are different...I'm always compared to others and made to feel like being me isn't enough.
    BlackSheep96 BlackSheep96 18-21, F Aug 17

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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, 2014

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    I Have No Feeligns For My Family

    its not that i don't like my family. But i see the way my friends act around their own family and parents and it is the way i wished it could have been. My family is always so chaotic and loud. My mum. I know that i am a huge disappointment to her as i remember that in the car...
    1 Response Jan 31, 2013

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    Have u feel like everything you do

    for your "family" is to be notice or appreciated? Today, my blames me for doing something I didn't do.
    Soullessangel16 Soullessangel16 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    As far as I remember I felt like I didn't

    belong in my family. Not because I didn't feel loved by them, I don't really know why. When I was young like 4,5,6 I remember my nickname sometimes from my mom, was "the girl from the wildness". She said she found me in a hollow log and had been raised by wolves as a baby lol...
    iamnottheonlyone iamnottheonlyone 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 19

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    I don't know where to start so I'll begin by rambling. I am from a family of 5. I am the baby. I have 3 brothers and 1 sister. They are all married with kids. I'm single with no...
    mangosandy82 mangosandy82 31-35, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    No, I don't. They just don't do anything for me. Everybody has them now. A few decades ago, people were unique because they had a tattoo. Now I am unique because I don't. I...
    TW8NY TW8NY 41-45, M 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I don't understand it. People keep telling me I bother them in class, or in the city, or wherever. I feel as if they just find my mannerisms to be in the way and wrong, and since I...
    norpan66 norpan66 16-17, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I honestly don't 0.0 it's like I don't even know what it is or something , is it like giving compliments ? idk but even if I do know I'm sure i won't be good at it
    bloodyzombie19 bloodyzombie19 16-17, F 3 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    My boyfriend of 4 years has always been a sweet talker and a flirt. He has done a lot to make our relationship possible. At times, I feel like a princess. But there is always that...
    shelitaamora shelitaamora 36-40 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    Otay..... I'm tell ya'll this now so hopefully some of ya'll will actually see this in the future and think ahead bout messaging me..... I don't do the nasty pics stuff, jus no...
    RyRyOfAwesomeness RyRyOfAwesomeness 16-17, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    Let me give you an example of why I don't help people (or help in general). We have "magically" gained an extra sheep in one of our fields. The field is secure, so it has not made...
    ItisonlyI ItisonlyI 26-30, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am tired with my family not accepting me as a gamer, an atheist and a feminist. They keep criticizing me for not living in the real world, say games are for kids and teenagers...
    EV97 EV97 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    It's funny really...people say that I belong on Saturn or Neptune because of the way I act. I just don't fit in with humanity, which is the dominant species on earth.
    PlatinumNoire PlatinumNoire 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I would not call myself a ghost or phantom, but invisible...they realize my prescence, but don't even care to acknowledge me.
    PlatinumNoire PlatinumNoire 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I know I don't belong in society, I am an alien and socially awkward. I'd honestly rather just live in the forest amongst the animals sometimes.
    PlatinumNoire PlatinumNoire 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    Or maybe just just whole human society, I feel like I am a spectator, I feel like I'm studying the human race without belonging to it, not implying that I am above it, just...
    aPossibleFriend aPossibleFriend 22-25, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    He's back so many times I have wished for him to come back so many times I prayed for the second chance to love him so many times I cried for it will never gonna happen so many...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa 22-25, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    ,so i write in an online journal. Im worried about being judge for the way i feel about stuff, or the way i think. I think i wrote more in 3 entries than i have told to my friends...
    zerofivenosh zerofivenosh 26-30 5 days ago

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    ever had a such a strong feeling of disbelieve in everything you do? mostly about your self? that's what I am feeling. I don't feel like a good person, I feel like I should be...
    Zineq Zineq 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    Highschool Sweethearts My husband and I have been together for 11yrs. we got together the summer after junior yr of high school in Hawaii. We were inseparable. As soon as we...
    dejayla06 dejayla06 26-30, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    Sometimes, I get these moments.... Even when I'm reading books, taking a shower, or studying, I have these thoughts that flit through my mind; "God, I'm such a failure... Is there...
    twylarose twylarose 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Sometimes I feel like I don't exist.or I'm a ghost. Il be somewhere and people will ignore me
    lonelyandyb lonelyandyb 26-30, M 3 Responses Aug 19

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    i have a boyfriend.. he is 28 years old. i am 20 years old. we're currently on our 2nd month of our relationship. as i recall, when we are on the 2nd week of our relationship, one...
    magebricks magebricks 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    the ego is a serial killer,we move at a fast paste in ample space steady knocking each others knees & needs....whats the thrill of the chase??
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 18

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    I feel completely detached from all the friends I have presently and those I've had in the past. I don't understand why maintaining a friendship means daily, forced interaction and...
    dreampaladin dreampaladin 16-17, F Aug 17

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    I'm a stay at home mom of 2 little amazing cuties 4 and 1. I've been married for 4 years but I feel so hopeless, lonely, empty, just miserable in this marriage. Earlier my husband...
    TwilightIvyStar TwilightIvyStar 26-30, F 18 Responses Aug 17

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    it's like cause i have brown skin that i don't matter to anyone its like i'm invisible to everyone maybe there all right about me maybe i don't
    PyrusLeonidas PyrusLeonidas 13-15, M Aug 16

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    while my family is outside on this sunny weekend day enjoying themselves. I'm here in my room, just contemplating my life. how did things go wrong? I let everyone decide for me, I...
    megabear64 megabear64 22-25, M Aug 15

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    I noticed that lately, I've been feeling this way with my friends. It's as if I've forgotten what to say, like I've forgotten how to socialize. Then I just start to wonder how did...
    justsomerandomgirl03 justsomerandomgirl03 13-15, F Aug 15

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    I want to end the music completely, instead of just standing here in one spot, with the player's pin lifted up, for the rest of my life, I want to just unplug the player altogether...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 14

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    I feel like a misfit in my school like I don't belong with any social groups like we have the smarties, the too cool for school, anime geeks, computer freaks, art ninjas, social...
    Singingbutterfly Singingbutterfly 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 14

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    I'm turning 16 tomorrow, my parents can't afford much, and I don't even know if they will get me any gifts. We will probably be doing something that's not special at all, just...
    Briunet1 Briunet1 13-15, F Aug 11

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    I used to be a confident, secure woman in my early 50's. Married for 33 years, two beautiful daughters that I am really proud of, and a wonderful baby grandson who is the apple of...
    Patilud Patilud 51-55, F Aug 11

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    i mean,i like being nosy and secretly keeping up with those i know.But ibe never understood the concept of sharing pictures with stupid sayings on them
    usernameagain9 usernameagain9 36-40, M Aug 11

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    I've got a problem with my in-laws... 3 years ago my boyfriend and I decided to move close to his family because we wanted to have children. And ofcourse beside our children...
    dolyn dolyn 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 11

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    I just happened across this website while looking for answers to help me reason about having to turn my puppy in I have been depressed and sad and upset ALL day. I just need to...
    Tifftiff3 Tifftiff3 18-21 1 Response Aug 10

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    I don't like my little sister and we will never be friends. I don't hate her, but we are very different people at different stages in our lives. I'm 20 going on 21 and she is 11...
    ElloMotto ElloMotto 18-21, F Aug 10

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