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I Feel Like Im the Only One Who Understands Me

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    Hard For Family and Friends to Understand

    I have been feeling down for quite a while.  Its very hard to explain to some the feeling you are having when sometimes you dont understand them yourself.  I think they are just trying to help telling you it will pass or to just snap out of it...This experience has been...
    tryingtocope101 tryingtocope101 31-35 Jul 17, 2008

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    I Do

     I use to have someone who understood me. My grandma was one of them, but she passed in june 14, 2004. so i had been alone ever since then until i met a good friend eho later became my fest friend. She and i were like twins and she understood everything about me. We would...
    mylife101 mylife101 16-17, F Dec 20, 2009

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    Which Is Why...

    ...I choose to stay to myself and not be social. No one gets me, I can't feel comfortable with anyone but me.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 8, 2010

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    Comprehension

    There are so many things in my head I wish I could explain to someone but I usually keep it to myself b/c ppl don't understand. My friends usually ask me for advice because they believe I'm level headed and I am when I'm not emotionally vested. Now in my own relationships I...
    fatedbyluv fatedbyluv 22-25, F Dec 17, 2012

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    No One Ever Understands Me

    i feel like an alien on this planet! i mean,  im pretty matter of fact gorgeous but in the inside i dont feel like myself because im always depressed and always reading depressing books! they call me white when im african american because im light skinned and my friends...
    teardrops09 teardrops09 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 5, 2008

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    Loneliness In A Crowd

    My life is on track, I am a 3rd year med student. I have great friends who would do just about anything for me. I have a boyfriend who truly loves me and I love him back, we've been happy. Yet here I am, alone and lonely. I live alone and it usually is a place for me to...
    fatedbyluv fatedbyluv 22-25, F Jan 24, 2013

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    Understands Me?! Nobody Did, Nobody Does, And Nobody Will.

    ...And I like it that way. I've spent the last six or seven years of my life trying to get people to understand who I am, and why I do what I do... but if I'm honest with myself, it's not worth the effort. The fact is. If you understand me... you don't know me. And if you don't...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 13, 2011

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    not many people are capable of making me feel like i matter. idk if its just me not wanting them to or if its them just being self absorbed like everyone else. the world is full of...
    ForgetableMe ForgetableMe 31-35, M 2 hrs ago

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    love eludes me at every turn. its like there is noone around me that i can feel connected to in a way to make me feel that way. the sweet kind honest faithful person that seems to...
    ForgetableMe ForgetableMe 31-35, M 2 hrs ago

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    I got everything I want you can say, but I'm always feeling like there's something missing and I can't seem to figure it out
    madflavaa madflavaa 18-21, F 17 hrs ago

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    I've had mine broken many a time. I've been cheated on by every woman I've dated. I have been lied to and verbally abused. I have been controlled and walked upon. And I have risen...
    psychobillysteven psychobillysteven 36-40, M 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    I feel like sh*t. I feel like breaking down and sobbing my eyes out. I really don't feel like living. Right now I want to end my worthless f*cking life. And this time I won't fail...
    BrokenInnocence BrokenInnocence 13-15, F 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    I don't feel like I belong, I always feel like the odd one out and when I do feel like I belong it's short-lived and then the pain is so much worse than before. Eventually you...
    BriarRose96 BriarRose96 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I just feel lol I'm pathetic and ad that I annoy people. When I'm not annoying them, they're annoying me--I'm there, bit not noticed, left to be isolated, left to fake it, and look...
    cincyboy cincyboy 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    Do you ever close your eyes and it all feel upside down? when I'm at my house I could look at a compass I feel as if it should be turned upside down. And no mater what I do I...
    Ayaime7 Ayaime7 26-30, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    All in all, I feel like ****. Last night and the night before yesterday were spent crying myself to sleep. I couldn't stop crying and it was mostly because of bottled up loneliness...
    jacithepanda jacithepanda 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    It feels like no one cares until something bad happens. For example, at school. It didn't matter if I cut myself at home; it only mattered whether or not I did it at school. It...
    GirlforGod2 GirlforGod2 13-15 3 days ago

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    why are people so mean especially the horny ones
    jadasmith24 jadasmith24 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    We were not made for this earth but a future better place. There will be two prophets soon that the world will try to destroy. They will bring fire down on the earth and they will...
    Taniasmania Taniasmania 36-40 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I've thought this over too much. I've thought about making some kind of blog, but I haven't had the courage to. I figured I wasn't the kind of person people would want to hear...
    EndOfQuiet EndOfQuiet 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I always feel like I'm being judged. I don't know if people are or not but I can't help but feel that way. But it's one of the worst feelings. Insecurity + anxiety= 😖
    emyay emyay 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I have always had fantasticly vivid dreams. I remember a horrifying nightmare from when I was five, but tonight I had such a surreal and lasting feeling from a dream, that I feel...
    Toddstool Toddstool 31-35 5 days ago

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    A lot of the time I feel like no one understands me. My parents don't understand me. My friends don't understand me. I do have one good friend who is my best friend and I feel like...
    jillmyers91901 jillmyers91901 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    i'm so scared. i can feel it. i can feel the darkness wrapping around me, holding me closely. i can feel it tinting everything in my life. all of the good things in my life...
    daydreamer27 daydreamer27 16-17, F a week ago

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    I feel as if i am choking and my voice refuses to come out... Feels as if the whole world has turned upside down once i see my mom going around with some other guy and she lies to...
    Aliah1998 Aliah1998 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I just got off of the phone with my niece, her disgust with me plainly evident in both her words and tone of voice. She wanted me to come up to the city where she lives but I can't...
    ginaramone ginaramone 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 23

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    Some days turn out better or worse than others – that’s a fact. But ultimately, the way we feel about our life and ourselves has the biggest impact on the outcome of each day...
    Blanche08 Blanche08 31-35, F 5 Responses Jun 22

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    My husband and I got into a huge argument. I always say the most horrible things when I'm mad and I really wish I didn't. I've been taking a lot of pain medicine lately and it's...
    DeIuxedEdition DeIuxedEdition 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 22

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    I've never been loved by anyone nor I'll be...lol but still waiting for that day.
    IamSid07 IamSid07 16-17, M Jun 22

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    I have adhd and my whole life i haven't had many friends. I lost all my friends when i was in 5fth grade, and now i only have one best friend. I quit school because i never...
    Cocaholic Cocaholic 16-17, T Jun 22

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    I often feel like im not good enough for others and myself. Like people need more than I can give them or something. I have always been told of everything I did wrong but noone has...
    ForgetableMe ForgetableMe 31-35, M 1 Response Jun 22

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    All my life, I've been someone that everyone can talk to, about anything. I think I'm very understanding, I don't judge people for their problems, and I really listen. BUT I have...
    blueeyedpunk blueeyedpunk 13-15 1 Response Jun 22

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    I feel like hes lying to me. And that hes talking to other women. I gave up men for him and here I feel hurt when I created a throw away account only to find hes lying to me.
    angelsrsweet angelsrsweet 13-15, F Jun 21

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    as a matter of fact, I think I did for awhile. Spent too much of my younger childhood telling unnecessary lies and stories, more than just for attention, maybe to make me feel...
    AprilMay32 AprilMay32 31-35, F Jun 20

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    I jut don't feel like this is the right place for me. No one understands me. It's really confusing
    ShantelH ShantelH 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 19

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    When I look in the mirror, I see a girl nor boy, but a being. I see someone that plastered a smile on so well I sometimes forget that it is fake. I see a monster looking back at me...
    nathanielphantomhive nathanielphantomhive 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 18

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    If your wife was traveling 900 miles away, wouldn't you want to talk when she calls? Wouldn't you call her if you haven't heard from her in three days? no attempt. used to be, not...
    evolnillef evolnillef 70+, F Jun 17

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    I'm going through a break up. We were together for a year and I genuinely thought he was 'the one'. Unfortunately, he had some issues with himself that meant he couldn't deal with...
    ClaireyLou ClaireyLou 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 16

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    My parents are fighting worse than ever. My grandmother is sick and my brother is going to college in a few months. I, myself, am also in school and it is the only thing keeping me...
    Scert20 Scert20 18-21, F Jun 16

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    I feel like throwing up. My head and stomach are hurting. My mom completely doesn't give a **** and is just ignoring it saying it's nothing. It hurts so bad, I need to puke. I feel...
    StayAliveFriend StayAliveFriend 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 15

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    I feel it breaking over a comment my lover/boyfriend made. He tells me he thinks it would be nice if i wore "more" makeup. I felt like my heart literally sank deep into my chest...
    Deadlynightshade5 Deadlynightshade5 22-25, F 6 Responses Jun 14

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