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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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    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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    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 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 5, 2008

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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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    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. My friends all left. My family doesn't care and I feel like no one even wants to talk to me. It's an awful feeling
    EssSmith EssSmith 16-17, F 6 Responses May 1

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    No matter what subject or what I say, I always feel like no one REALLY listens to me. It could be a topic I'm really passionate about, but as soon as I tell someone else what's on...
    HopeInConstruction HopeInConstruction 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I have been dealing with this for quite some time now..... No one rarely ever texts/calls/messages first. Usually if I do not do it then I don't talk to anyone that day. When I do...
    FFPower FFPower 22-25, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I have a lot of feelings and I just care about everything. I always want to talk and be validated. I love to think about things. But for some reason it feels like everyone else has...
    exand exand 22-25, M May 18

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    Its everywhere I go or anybody I meet noone seems to like me ...no one really liked me in school and I had no friends hardly .... My family seems to not like me neither ...my...
    Christina010692 Christina010692 22-25, F 2 Responses May 12

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    I feel like I am being left behind. I'm not explaining this feeling very well...I just feel a big emptiness in my heart. It makes me feel lonely when I see old friends on Facebook...
    goshgollydolly goshgollydolly 22-25, F 1 Response May 9

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    I’m 25 going on 26. While not the oldest I kind of feel like I’m starting to reach the point where I’m behind socially. I don’t have any friends, pretty much any attempt I...
    Gemcrim Gemcrim 22-25 May 10

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    I was friends with someone for 8 years, it wasn't till about the last 3 years of our friendship that I fell in love with him, we were about to be going into high school and we both...
    groovyhugsbunny groovyhugsbunny 18-21, F May 10

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    And even if they do, I feel like I annoy them.
    TheDevilInTheMirror TheDevilInTheMirror 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I wish someone could understand me :( But instead of that they are just angry about my mistakes.. :( No one understands me.. :/
    Dana1212 Dana1212 18-21, F 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    All I seem to do lately is cry. I've cried for 16 days straight cause I missed my boyfriend who was in America and then the day he came back I found out he's been on here messaging...
    PrettyPrincess23 PrettyPrincess23 18-21, F 1 Response May 8

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    I have sore cheeks from the amount of salt I have cried in the past year . more to come. I am hurting because I broke a promise to a person who I have grown to LOVE over the past...
    gallagher1969 gallagher1969 46-50, F 2 Responses May 8

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    Last night i cried and cried and nobody ever cared to find out where i was. i was hiding under my bed, the lights off and i never wanted to come out . You won't ever know how...
    anupamasatyarthi anupamasatyarthi 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    It's on a bunch of keys. There are lots of them. I gotta find the right one!
    Astrucbmt Astrucbmt 22-25, F 4 Responses May 3

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    About me or home I am feeling. No one ever asks me "What's Wrong?" or "Are you Okay?", because no one cares at all.
    CatalinaPetrova CatalinaPetrova 16-17, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I hate it... Whatever I say or do.. No one accepts me. I just don't understand why.. Is it because of the words I say? Or the way I look? Or maybe because I'm not popular enough. I...
    Destineyy Destineyy 13-15, F 1 Response May 2

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    I dont understand why no one loves me... My parents are arguing to me for nothing and allways speaking about that how i look... i never had more then 1friend and now he is mad to...
    rassettaja rassettaja 13-15, M 1 Response May 20

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    I have a wonderful family and I have a small group of close friends. I've never been able to get a serious relationship though. All I've ever wanted is to share my life with...
    N1ch N1ch 18-21, M 1 Response May 6

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    Since I'm always boring and miserable it gives people a good enough reason to not like me.
    Keystomyheart Keystomyheart 31-35, F 1 Response May 7

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    No one ever does, but sometimes when I think about how I hate the mess I'm in, I wish someone would.....
    DementedKarkat DementedKarkat 13-15, T 2 Responses May 21

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    i'm drowning. nobody's here for me
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 8

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    When life throws a punch at you in the guts...
    LIFEGOESON805 LIFEGOESON805 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 30

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    and it is better that way. your lives are fuked anyway. how a fuked vent *** to a how is about to explode of all the *** they are drawn in. it is better that way. no body will...
    sam1992really1 sam1992really1 22-25, M May 18

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    It's to the point where they even say they don't want me around. Maybe soon I can grant their wish.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic 26-30, F 2 Responses May 19

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    I've come to realize that people will never care as much as you think they will , and that applies to everyone and everything
    kovykov95 kovykov95 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    He complains about how nobody helps out around the house but he never lets anyone or he's the only one who knows how to do something. When we painted the kitchen he yelled about...
    ShatteredGlassPlayground ShatteredGlassPlayground 18-21, M 1 Response May 19

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    To be truly loved by someone.......is something I wish I can experience someday. I grew up in a home where love didn't exist. No hugs, no kisses......no bedtime stories. Because of...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 36-40, F 13 Responses May 6

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    My sister cares in her own way. My mom is always there for me. I know my dad loves me. One good friend cared about what men were doing to me so why do I feel like no one care about...
    Myalee Myalee 41-45, F 2 Responses May 17

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    Guys I need some help and some advise. Be kind please I'm very fragile. 6 weeks ago my boyfriend and best friend of two years left me. Heartbroken doesn't even begin to cover it...
    Lostnemo Lostnemo 18-21, F 2 Responses May 4

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    This last year has been all over the spectrum, from really really good, to just brutal. I think I am starting to understand why I am struggling so much with being confident in...
    loneranger91 loneranger91 22-25, F 1 Response May 6

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    In all of my life I can count the number of men who have expressed interest in me on one hand. I've only had one boyfriend and we hated each other the whole time we were together...
    amazingcuzitis amazingcuzitis 18-21, F 2 Responses May 19

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    Nothing More Than An Underachiever Growing up in my family was kind of like being a top prospect in the NHL draft, and my 3 older brothers were the other top prospects I was...
    DeathstalkerScorpion DeathstalkerScorpion 22-25, M Apr 29

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    So I am 20, I know that I can become a doctor but, in the end I feel like it is not worth it. When it comes to becoming a doctor, you have to give something up. Although I would...
    blackblueink blackblueink 22-25 2 days ago

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    The only moments when I've actually felt girly have been when I have to go, or I'm invited to go somewhere dressing formally. Today, for example. Those who had been awarded...
    Sil833 Sil833 18-21, F May 18

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    I keep it short. I had awful past. I was hurt by many people more or less. I was emotinally abused by my parents all of my life. I allways have a feeling that many people try to...
    tokyo60s tokyo60s 31-35, F 1 Response May 17