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I Feel Lonely Even Though I Know I Am Not Alone

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    I have totally amazing friends i still, on times, feel lonely =(. I don't know why and i am confused! In school when i am sitting with my friends at lunch or break it feels like iam siting in a shadow or behind a barrier. My friends have been there through everything with me i...
    LunaWolff LunaWolff 18-21, F 6 Responses Oct 27, 2009

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    I Love Her, But She Just Doesn't See It.

    If you had asked me a year ago where my life would be now, I would have been wrong. I am currently on an extended leave from my collage on medical grounds. Specifically, I am trying to get a handle on my depression, which has ruled my life up until now. It's always been...
    maladicta maladicta 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 22, 2011

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    Lonely Even Though Not Alone

    Got a girl friend who I love a lot, but is away most of the time, got a loving family who keeps in touch, got friends coming over all the time, but still I feel lonely. No idea why!
    axehay axehay 22-25, M Feb 8, 2012

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    I Don't Really Have A Title At The Moment...

    I know this is just evening, in the morning I'll feel better. But I hate this feeling. I feel bad very bad.  I'm so very lonely...   I have friends. I have a big family. I have relatives. I have penpals and I have friends online. But I have nobody to...
    krentu krentu 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2009

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    I Know I Have Friends Who Love, But I'm Still Alone..

    I have friends who would do anything for me, the problem is that several years ago i convinced myself no one cares and that any kindness anyone shows me is just to humour me.  I've not been able to convince myself otherwise since.  In itself that makes me feel lonely...
    denialsworld denialsworld 18-21, F 2 Responses May 31, 2008

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    Im Happily Married But Have Lost Touch With Friends And Feel Really Alone At Times

    Im happily married, have a nice house but I have lost touch with most of my friends and feel really alone at times. Anyone in the same boat?
    candy85 candy85 26-30, F Apr 19, 2013

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    All The Time...

    I am feeling lonely all the time. Even when I am around people, I still feel alone, All the time. its the worst feeling in the world sometimes to have. I would rather feel anything, other than lonely.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 4, 2013

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    What does being lonely mean? Well to me it's being by yourself With no one, no physical contact that we all crave, no one to say how much they missed you today no one remembering...
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    I'm sick of the empty feeling that accompanies the solitude after someone leaves your life. It seems like that's happening to me way to often now, when I need those who matter most...
    Alison806 Alison806 13-15, T 9 hrs ago

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    I feel his love for me fading away and it's literally like being brutally murdered over and over and over again...he completes me, makes me a better person, makes me feel loved and...
    XxMisguidedxGhostxX XxMisguidedxGhostxX 13-15, F Mar 13

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    My husband and I have been married for 7 years. The past two years it seems like we are room mates. He even sleep in the living room instead of our room. We go on doing our...
    Brokenbipolar Brokenbipolar 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    I just hate feeling this way.. I feel like no one is there when I need them and everyone who actually wants to talk to me just wants to ask questions about my private life.. I just...
    Aidree Aidree 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 14

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    I dont know what it is that makes me feel this way, I don't know how to change or if it's just me that people tend to ignore or walk over.
    aks008 aks008 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 13

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    Yah, as of the weekend, Im a lonely person, I enjoy talking face-to-face or at least chatting or texting. Anyone wanna chat, just feel free to message me. Ill especially respond if...
    Tak162015 Tak162015 16-17, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    i often get lost in the thought on life. Its so powerful. There is so much wonder on how everything is so perfect that life goes on everyday without a single glitch,fault or some...
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    I find my current work the most lonely place. I have to manager a venue and all I do is walk around, never talk to anyone. People seem so clicky these days as well which makes...
    tonyarts tonyarts 26-30, M Mar 11

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    Im overall a lonely person
    Makurat7 Makurat7 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    He doesn't talk to me for days but he can be on facebook. I am use to it because he is a marine. But it hurts knowing that he rather be on Facebook then then talk to me. I don't...
    MarineGirlfriendMary MarineGirlfriendMary 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 3

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    She ignores me most of the time, and won't touch me anymore. She smiles and pretends that everything is fine, but she preoccupies herself with hobbies and often sleeps in the other...
    CalvertJ CalvertJ 46-50, M Mar 3

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    I swear people genuinely don't give an f about how bad the things I do to myself or what I deal with are.. I only know 1 person who 100% understands me and what I deal with and 1...
    catho catho 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 5

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    it's only been a couple weeks since my soldier left but nights are so difficult for me to get through. I wonder what he's doing and how he's feeling or whether he misses me..i know...
    angieeM angieeM 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    It descends without warning and surrounds you. A smokey fog, thick and oppressive making it hard to breathe and your chest hurts from the effort. You can't see what's in front of...
    CoffeeFlavoredKisses CoffeeFlavoredKisses 46-50, F 7 Responses Mar 8

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    I don't feel like anythings real, it's like the world has been programmed, my boyfriends the only person that feels real and I'm scared even he is slipping away into the fake world...
    Unicornpeasant Unicornpeasant 18-21, F Mar 16

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    I want to transform into a girl. A sexy girl. IT is my dream but I Still cant dare to take the step. I feel un supported. Would LOVE to have someone to talk to and also...
    Alexis55 Alexis55 36-40, M Mar 16

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    I had an internship that involved caring for animals. One particular one was very fun, a crested gecko. It was fun to feel it's sticky feet when it climbed around my hands as...
    Lucario15 Lucario15 26-30, F Mar 13

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    so, what happens when the one person you loved more than anything in the world leaves and you feel like you have nobody to turn to. You're friends are all living their lives, your...
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    Kardia Kardia 36-40 1 Response Mar 10

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    I'm so ******* sick of a lot of this ****.....I'm not even totally sure what I want....everything is just messed up and nothing seems to be going right.
    Mylo248 Mylo248 16-17, F Mar 3

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    I wish I could just let him know the way I feel...
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    I just need someone to talk to....
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    Not sexualy. i just want to cuddle
    Kanimaz Kanimaz 13-15, F Mar 5

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    It sucks. I see all my friends getting to hang out with their bestfriends and it makes me miss my bestfriend. Its been almost 6 years since the last time i hung out with him. We...
    arias831 arias831 22-25, M Mar 7

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    Does anyone want to talk like for hours Someone that isn't lame or old I'm just upset
    MyaA13 MyaA13 13-15, F 4 Responses Mar 7

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    This is why I have social anxiety. This is why I don't like talking to a lot of people. This is why my room is my safe haven.
    Wewerethereinthattime Wewerethereinthattime 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 8

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    Random nights come up where I remember falling asleep in my ex's arms, and I can't fall asleep now bc my bed is so big and empty without them.
    fawnprince fawnprince 16-17, T Mar 9

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    Thats just me , always I pretend the things dont hurts but always always I die inside of me .. The ugly truth
    lenyn lenyn 16-17, F Mar 5

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