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I Feel Like Im the Only One Who Understands Me

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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 22 hrs ago

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    I feel like no one will ever love me because I myself, am incapable of being lovable. I am ugly, dumb, overweight, lacking in everything a man looks for in a woman, and I always...
    unlovable5 unlovable5 13-15, F Nov 1

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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 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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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 5 days ago

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    Yep... People always say they wont judge and that they'll understand but then when I open up to them they just don't get it. Maybe it's partly my fault but it's not a nice feeling...
    Careisla Careisla 18-21, F 11 Responses Nov 14

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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 4 days ago

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    I feel like a burden on everyone I know. I'm depressed and alone and sad and no one understands because everyday at school I'm this bubbly happy smiling girl that's hiding behind a...
    Depressedgirl29 Depressedgirl29 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 1

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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 3 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    I feel so alone in this world. Go to school all your life for what? Get a job.. Marry? I don't even get good grades. I'm sick of being the stupid, ugly loner nobody likes. My...
    Holeale Holeale 22-25, T 1 Response 6 days ago

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    …to make me feel better to confide in...or to just talk to… and be myself with :( I feel like I have no one to talk to… my mum used to be like that… I'm sure of it… I...
    Misscoconut Misscoconut 16-17, F Nov 13

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    When I'm thinking with my head, I know they do, but when I'm thinking emotionally it feels like they don't. I can convince myself of absolutely anything and I do that a lot, which...
    xPrincessMia xPrincessMia 16-17, F Nov 18

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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 4 days ago

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    Sometimes I feel like the friend of misery. "You're just stood there,screaming!"
    KurMujun KurMujun 18-21, M 1 Response Oct 28

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    I am starting to hate college , to feel stuck , without any future , while college is a must for a good career I am neither a A+ student, neither brave enough to just drop college...
    WickedLana WickedLana 70+, F 10 hrs ago

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    I honestly feel this way. I was laying here, thinking about it, trying to find one person who I can believe honestly cares about me and I came up empty. Sure there's my mother, I...
    NeenaFlame NeenaFlame 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    When you go to therapy, mental hospitals and meet with social workers and counselors there all trying to do the same thing. There trying to "figure" me out. There job is to "figure...
    chaoshead chaoshead 13-15, M 2 Responses Nov 15

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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 3 Responses 5 days ago

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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 2 days ago

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    When there is nothing to do, no reason to live, some people become reason for it. Then, this thought saves us that we are their love, their need, and a whole world to them. If we...
    pari1999 pari1999 13-15, F Nov 2

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    No one can understand me so i always stay away from people :)
    Superpi Superpi 16-17, T Oct 28

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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 5 days ago

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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 5 days ago

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    I feel the same way as all of you, that no one listens or takes me seriously or even if they do they're pretending and full o crap, even my supposed good friends and family...
    Aybawt Aybawt 31-35 3 Responses a week ago

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    I have two main sides to me, but the majority of people only see one. I wish that I did not hide the other part of me, though, and feel that it is too late now..
    kimb27 kimb27 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 5

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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 2 days ago

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    No one will ever love me no one I like that is and it's not that I'm picky I just want someone attractive,smart,nice,loyal,around my age things like that.Too bad I'm ugly,dumb...
    wassup305 wassup305 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 19

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    I've always felt different from everyone else, like I wasn't like them, I'm different from other people. But I haven't quite figured it out yet, people always tell me I'm wise for...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 6

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    Everyone I know knows my problems and no one helps. Today I said my step mom if I can go see a counselor and she said "what the **** do you think I'm made of money? You really...
    GirlWhoCuts GirlWhoCuts 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    i am fat but im also in love with food
    michelna michelna 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 6

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    im too lazy for learning deutsch
    michelna michelna 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    a quiet man is a thinking man. a quiet woman is plotting her revenge.
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 21 hrs ago

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    does anyone give a flying **** what the hell I'm talking about? or...
    jaesavv jaesavv 16-17, F Oct 27

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    Yeah noone knows me fully I think.
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F Oct 31

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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 4 days ago

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    I just feel pushed to a dark corner... There is nowhere out, there is no hope...my first university major was in marketing. I spent over 6 years looking for a job in the field... I...
    SweetBrazilianLizzy SweetBrazilianLizzy 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 14

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    Ugh, it's like, I'm the only one who knows the real me. No one actually knows who I am, they only see the fake me! I hate it, though, they are never nice
    base05 base05 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 18

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    I realized after being in love with same man for 14 years that I'm the only one whose trying and loving the person. I lost all the love and respect for myself. While I was blinded...
    ezzy2014 ezzy2014 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    I always feel like no one thinks I'm good enough, and I try not to agree with them When I see so many people that seem better than me
    nickwrocks1 nickwrocks1 13-15, M Oct 31

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    I'm not good enough... I was never good enough to be friends with people at school- they all turned against me and tormented me for years. I was never good enough for S- his...
    Jenezebel Jenezebel 26-30, F 5 days ago

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