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I Feel Lonely Even Though I Have a Boyfriend

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    My Boyfriend..

    I've been with this guy for almost a month now, and so far everything is wonderful between us I daresay we love each other, that's how much we connect. the thing is he's my first boyfriend and he is the only friend I really have. I have social problems so I don't have any friends...
    jewelia3 jewelia3 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 9, 2012

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    Why?

    Why is it that you can feel lonelier whilst in a relationship than you can on your own?  I want to feel special as though I am worth something to someone.  I have never felt like that in any relationship I have been in.  I do wonder sometimes whether it is just...
    Whitecloud Whitecloud 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 16, 2008

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    Lonely..

    I've been dating my boyfriend for about a year now though we broke up in between for 2 months. It's good but its just that he's always sooo super busy with work and school. The only free time he has is late at night where he just stays up playing video games. I don't feel...
    sw33tlov3 sw33tlov3 18-21 3 Responses Nov 21, 2010

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    Past Experiences Have Had A Lasting Effect On Me...

    I'm the type of person that only requires one thing: Love/Attention. Everything else is not a care in the world to me. I've been dating this guy and he has made me the happiest person in the world when we're together. When we're not, because he has a life, friends, job, family...
    missypurrs missypurrs 26-30 4 Responses Sep 19, 2010

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    Lonlier When My Boyfriend Is Actually Home

    I have been with my bf for almost 5 years, he is a great man but very self absorbed.... He has always worked away for periods up to two weeks but longed to be in the army (his job was not related), I encouraged him to follow his dreams and assured him that I was comfortable with...
    Tegzl Tegzl 22-25 1 Response Jan 29, 2012

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    Bromance

    I have been with my bf for a year and 6 months now...and he still cannot gt over his friend. His friend calls him atleast 5 times a day to c how he is,,, it can be annoying after a while...because when im with him he answers the phone calls and sounds so happy but when i call him...
    amorispatience amorispatience 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 24, 2010

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    At the end of September I started dating a guy

    who seemed to be just wonderful. He was very charming, polite, and funny. We started texting each other and we would text for hours and he told me how he beautiful, intelligent, and amazing he thought I was and that he wanted a serious monogamous relationship and was very close...
    Tears3 Tears3 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 9, 2013

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    Five Years

    I have been with my boyfriend for five years. We both have good families and good jobs- he is a doctor and I am allied health with ambitions of also becoming a doctor. Two years ago I lived in a city where all my friends were and I had a job I loved. He was unhappy there so I...
    seddie23 seddie23 22-25 5 Responses Mar 6, 2012

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    When To Give Up

    My bf and i have been together for about two months, I love him , he loves me - yet it seems we lack some connection. Let me explain. We are both getting our careers started and that means long hours at work and even work at home. Yet I expect him to find time for me; when I...
    Medavi Medavi 26-30 Nov 22, 2012

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    I spend more time alone than w my husband, the car drives are quite and he can't stand my rude *** kids
    orchids2blu orchids2blu 36-40, F Dec 12

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    I am married for 5 years but there is no emotional attachment with my husband. He only sees me as a friend. We are still married because of our children. I miss being love, having...
    shannontql shannontql 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 2

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    I am a married man sometimes I do fell lonely even when my wife is home sometime when we are in the bed I feel that she doesn't want to make love to me because she is always tired
    bigfrank917 bigfrank917 31-35, M 1 hr ago

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    Late at night and feeling lonely... I wake up from the couch and drag myself to my bed. I have a gf but we sleep in separate rooms/beds. I don't want it to be that way...not in my...
    AfterToday AfterToday 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 7

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    I try to keep myself engaged in some work so that I don't feel lonely.. but now I'm totally helpless :( feeling lonely :(
    amazingmoment90 amazingmoment90 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    It's been my first Christmas in care this year. I think I felt quite lonely once all my carers family were round, because well I'm not really apart of the family. Christmas is...
    ExPButterfly ExPButterfly 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    I know I'm not alone but I feel lonely when I'm alone. Someone feel me? I need to talk to someone. I don't like to being alone.
    kyle1008 kyle1008 18-21, M Nov 30

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    I just came back from shopping with a couple of friends... And it's time for me to sleep now... Yet I'm feeling lonely :(( I miss having a family... :((
    ShanaiyaGrey ShanaiyaGrey 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 1

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    I just saw my husband. Not clearly and he was in a car with my Inlaws. I haven't layed any kind of eyes on him for nearly 4 years. Obviously the last week of him being in the...
    paliglass paliglass 31-35, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    I Smile Even Though I Am Sad, as it hides my pain and none makes me tearful by asking why I'm sad. Some people still recognise my sadness behind melancholic smile, but I try to...
    sad12hana sad12hana 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    I never show my social anxiety because I'm always with my small closed circle of friends. They introduce me to everyone and I dont say a word. I never say anything to anyone and am...
    penaddict penaddict 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I am so lonely tonight and can't sleep
    jamesb21 jamesb21 22-25, M 21 hrs ago

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    I've always felt an emptiness inside of me, a feeling of loneliness even within crowds. I've lost touch with friends and i'm not close to my family. I have a wonderful boyfriend...
    advice100 advice100 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have my boyfriend, daughter, and mom. but my mom's sleeps my boyfriend plays video games all day and my daughter well she is great company but it still feels a little lonely...
    chococatalatte chococatalatte 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    One thing i have realized i have managed to remove most of my pent up thoughts in my dairy but the isuse it that i destry them before each ending year. In between all this...
    nojobsfoodwaterbutletshavekids nojobsfoodwaterbutletshavekids 31-35, F 13 hrs ago

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    Despite my letting him know that I miss him, my bf still chooses to go hunting every weekend of hunting season. When hunt season is over, he still goes to scout for places to hunt...
    pineappleparade pineappleparade 31-35, F Nov 29

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    I feel that my life had become so boring after the marriage. I feel lifeless and boring. I need a good female companionship in my life. Someone to chat with, crack jokes with, meet...
    mikesmith6453 mikesmith6453 26-30, M Dec 16

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    Sometimes, I really hate being a night owl... That is the first thought that popped into my head while getting ready for bed (ritual-routine). But mainly it's my excuse to post...
    AfterToday AfterToday 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 9

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    Lonely but not lonely. Lonely because I just wish I had someone amazing in my life but not lonely because I know it isn't the best thing for me right now.
    JessicaTacos JessicaTacos 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I didn't expect this, but I believe this is my Christmas to mourn the death of the life I thought I would have. At the same time I am looking forward to the new life I will have...
    SmilesAwaitYou SmilesAwaitYou 31-35, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    lonely this evening, all by myself
    pchela pchela 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    my boyfriend is crazy I love him No matter What if licks me when u try to kiss him he makes me laugh when we make out I think we are the crazy couples
    samantha2001 samantha2001 16-17, F Nov 29

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    it seems like forever I've always wanted my boyfriend and wow I finally get the chance . it's been along 10 years but the first time I laid my eyes on him I knew I wanted to marry...
    babydollveee babydollveee 22-25, F Nov 30

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    I have a best friend for 1 year and i feel like I know her for at least 5 years. I know everything about her. the thing is that she doesn't really know me. I feel so misunderstood...
    coco3700 coco3700 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    I cant help but post! Im just very depressed and feeling lost and lonely!
    shan369 shan369 26-30, M Dec 18

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    People eventually just shut down. The key is turned and they are locked out forever. Never underestimate how someone is feeling. It will be one mistake you may regret for the rest...
    Gordonzobeanz Gordonzobeanz 18-21, M Dec 3

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    Today was a lonely day. Oh well..
    Gordonzobeanz Gordonzobeanz 18-21, M Dec 15

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    I get that feeling a lot like nobody likes me or get me even my friends are different from me, nobody can get me and understands me :( !!
    iiii12334 iiii12334 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 19

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    I just miss my friends so much. I miss sharing my life with them and its so lonely at night and god it just hurts and I don't know how to move forward
    ShakespearewasWrong ShakespearewasWrong 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Any lonely guys out there ?
    Looby45 Looby45 41-45, F 6 days ago

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    This is not how I want to live. I'm tired of waking up alone on Christmas Day and every day in between. I thought I was a good person. I'm not sure what I did to deserve this...
    sofygraves sofygraves 41-45, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    So lonely this year Christmas
    juniorM789 juniorM789 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I haven't go back home too long. I felt lonely and nervous to talking to my family on Christmas
    yesdesn yesdesn 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    I have been feeling alone a lot lately. All my husband seems to be interested in is his video games and when we are intimate, right after, he just gets up, cleans up, and goes...
    Mystery08 Mystery08 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 2

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    The feeling of emptiness and loneliness is the worst. My wife left with her mom so I took a nap when I woke up the house was still empty just me and my dog. It felt horrible, I...
    clnj clnj 26-30, M Dec 12

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    okay, so I have an ex bf, Elijah. we talk here & there sometimes. but the funny thing is, I still get angry or sad when he talks about other girls.... I know I'm over him, but I...
    young3wreckless young3wreckless 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    u cant love with out a feeling
    oneheart1 oneheart1 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 30

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