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I Feel Like Im the Only One Who Understands Me

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 16-18, F 1 Response Mar 5, 2008

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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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    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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    Related Experiences

    Lately I have had a couple people telling me everything that is wrong with me. It makes me feel worthless. They tell me I am too pretentious, too bitchy, over materialistic, tell...
    nnggww nnggww 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 26

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    At the moment I feel like no one does. Just felt like yesterday when my mum was in hospital. My so called bf didn't care. I just want someone to be there for me. I am always...
    stupid28 stupid28 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 30

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    I feel like no one cares nowadays... No one. Everyone's a ******* psychopath. And don't give me that 'you are what you see in others' cos no. I ******* care. I ******* think about...
    Misscoconut Misscoconut 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 24

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    I think if i would speak loudly about myself ...still no one will listen to me or truly understands me n my motives...this thought just killing me inside...why oh God why...?why...
    happyhuman1 happyhuman1 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 22

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    I have so ******* done right now. You give life a second chance, have a positive outlook, and feel like trying. You actually try your hardest to do something and actually feel hope...
    Valencia12 Valencia12 13-15, F Dec 13

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    I had really bad broke up with my ex.I still remember the words he said over the Skype screen '' This LDR is sucks, I don't love you anymore''.I locked myself at the room and feel...
    AnnePQ AnnePQ 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 23

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    I am slowly slipping back into old habits and my stress & anxiety levels are at an all time high. I've cried every night for the past week. my dad is a lying cheater and I can't...
    roryrawry roryrawry 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I am seventeen and at this point in my life I feel so alone. Everyone in my life that is supposed to be my support system has kind of backed off. I try to talk to people but I...
    Tryingtosee17 Tryingtosee17 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 26

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    I feel like all I do is help other people with their issues and work through their problems, but when I come to them for help, they barely even try. They either give me one word...
    left4deadspace left4deadspace 16-17, M Nov 23

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    Well, I know that my mother and my dog care about me, but other than them? There's not really anybody. I've had a lot if friends during my life but we've pretty much grown apart...
    nck12278 nck12278 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 1

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    Whenever I vent. especially about my dad it seems like my words people see but don't read and jump to conclusions sometimes and It ****** me off so much and I may start acting cold...
    PetiteChica PetiteChica 18-21, F Dec 12

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    People always asks me why I tell everyone in here the things I do, It's because you listen. There are pervs, I know that, but I love it because for once in my life someone...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    No one understands how much it bugs me when he drinks or does stupid stuff. We aren't dating or anything just really close friends and my other friend says that she's close to him...
    MEGH0119 MEGH0119 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I fell in love over and over again, every time my heart is broken, my support or so they said, always blames me, it back fires at me, am hurt, and I don't know who to talk to...
    ReinaBeaulaveira ReinaBeaulaveira 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 22

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    My eyes burn from baring my soul. Exposing my soul to no one but myself is something I have to get used to. Been hiding under illusions. Cowering in fear. The phase is over. But my...
    littlemisslight littlemisslight 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 25

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    People tend to judge a book by it's cover. They assume that I'm a *****, or stuck up because of how I look. No one actually takes the time to get to know how I really am, beneath...
    uribegre uribegre 18-21, F Nov 22

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    Each time I get hurt it's like I lose a piece of my soul..my dignity...my piece of mind...and my heart gets ripped apart .When that hurt became constant, I got used to it.Got used...
    irreelevance irreelevance 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 22

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    Ok to get one thing straight. I'm not trying to bait anyone. I simply want to talk to new people and get to know them
    Alexa16141 Alexa16141 13-15, F 10 Responses Dec 9

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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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    People say that I'm either nice, a friendly person, or someone that's great with giving advice towards others. I guess you can say that's true, but behind plastering on a smile, I...
    musicalphantom204 musicalphantom204 18-21, F Nov 29

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    I always feel as though no one cares to listen to me and help me. I'm always helping and listening to others though.
    alric alric 16-17, F Dec 5

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    What is it? Am I mean? Weird? Ugly? Crazy? What is it? Why does no one like me?
    EmoAngelOfLight EmoAngelOfLight 13-15, F 6 Responses a week ago

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    im too lazy for learning deutsch
    michelna michelna 13-15, F Nov 23

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    a quiet man is a thinking man. a quiet woman is plotting her revenge.
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F Nov 26

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    People often underestimate me because of my quiet nature. What they fail to realize is that this is because when I do speak, they fail to listen. Often times I find myself...
    shesonlyhappyinthesun shesonlyhappyinthesun 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 10

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    Read the title. Period. (dang, I have to make my story longer. I'll just keep mildly ranting 'til it's enough words, 'kay?"
    ezekieljd ezekieljd 16-17, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I have so much going on right now and I know that I seem to have a lot of problems and I probably annoy my friends when I vent because now they try to change to topic when I say I...
    Jjl32 Jjl32 18-21, F Nov 23

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    Does anyone have somewhere to cut that is unnoticeable, please
    lewis349 lewis349 13-15, M 1 Response Dec 2

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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 a week 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 a week 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 a week ago

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    I'm not really sure what I should write, I just feel like writing. free writing sounds good. I'll do that. something is coming. I feel it in my bones. things are changing, and I...
    loveandlight29 loveandlight29 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 11

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    Whenever I say something in front of my family. I'm usually ignored or tossed aside. Usually it's only my dad and mom who ignore me. Now I just don't talk at all in front of them...
    DeathlessEffort DeathlessEffort 13-15, M Nov 29

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    I've come round to the realization that I'm the only one who can make me feel like I matter. I'm not perfect by any means, but I'm pretty damn peachy. Not being everyone's cup o...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F Dec 12

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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 Dec 13

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    I feel like no one really wants to hang out with me an I'm just a Nag to Everyone
    nadia50 nadia50 16-17, M 4 Responses Dec 11

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    -beat a high score -conduct an epic song -read that one moment when an awesome character does something i would do -realize im the only one in the room that understands what...
    tortress531 tortress531 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 7

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    I try hard to be as good as I can be... but sometimes, due to a whole lot of things... I just get swayed by emotions and so... sometimes, I feel like I can't help my self from...
    pitchy28 pitchy28 13-15, F 15 hrs ago

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