I Feel Like I'm Living My Life To Please Others

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    Sometimes I feel like I give it my all

    for the wrong reasons at times.
    loveloveforever loveloveforever
    18-21, F
    Feb 27, 2016

    I feel as if it is my job to please everyone

    around me. I'm afraid if I continue down this road I'll lose who I am. I have no one to turn to when I need to breathe.
    Tiredofsunshine Tiredofsunshine
    18-21, F
    Jul 16, 2015

    If it's not my parents,

    it's employers. If it's not employers, it's my boyfriend. When am I allowed to live my life how I want to live it. I just want someone to consider my best interests for once. I want someone to put me first, and try to please me for once.
    oddpodd oddpodd
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 26, 2016

    I honestly have lived my life to please others

    ever since i could remember. from being a kid and trying different sports i had no interest in " tho today i would not mind playing baseball again i miss it now" to the clothes i wore being a human doll and dropping out of high school to help take care of someone. And it has...
    ReallyConfusedTeen ReallyConfusedTeen
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Mar 20, 2016

    i have lived my life doing that

    for others. But they finally broke me. Im done. ready to go. I will be letting alot of people down today but i will be free.
    learellie learellie
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Dec 29, 2015

    It doesn't work though.

    I hardly ever make people happy. It seems I usually just annoy them or cause problems in the long run. I wish I had never been born.
    toprainbow toprainbow
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Nov 13, 2015
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