I Feel Lonely When Certain People Are Offline

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    When it happens, I feel like I'm being abandoned... Of course I know better and it's silly, but it's just... I am prone to loneliness and maybe even clingyness, so it happens.
    drcynic drcynic
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jun 21, 2008

    You Are My Family...

    I have four people that love me truly in my physical surroundings, but there are always "conditions" and rules attached to their love. My chosen family all live thousands of miles away and I miss them so deeply, so much, when they have to be away. This is why, if I...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Aug 5, 2008

    Bored Otherwise

    When the most active and people I get along with best out of my friends aren't online. I just don't have the commitment to do much because I don't have anyone to chat with or get to know better. I brighten up if one of them come online and they're immediately bombarded with...
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    Dec 2, 2007

    The Highest Compliment

    The highest compliment and this will sound admittedly backhanded but the highest compliment I have ever paid to my angels on call is that I've never sought to take them to bed. Seriously - I may have had passing of a strictly sexual curiosity in them but I never indulge it and...
    deleted deleted
    Jan 18, 2010

    I Miss My Ephriends.

    Being in Australia the time difference is awful. So when it is time for me to be online everyone is offline. I'm not looking forward to classes starting again because then I will never see them. - RDW
    randomdriftwood randomdriftwood
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 30, 2007

    My Friends

    i have friends on ep  and i miss them when i am offline. when i am out doing my real world things i come across something funny or something i want to share and i think of people i would like to share it with . i imagine telling them and imagine sharing that joke or...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Aug 4, 2008

    Late Nights

    Sometimes late at night I just get lonely. I used to have the most interesting conversations late at night. I miss the people I had those conversations with. They log on and I light up. Then they tell me they don't have time to talk and my heart drops. I feel a little pathetic...
    IPaintMyCheeks IPaintMyCheeks
    3 Responses Jan 9, 2009

    There were a few people on here

    that don't go online anymore, and sometimes it makes me sad, because they seemed like fun people, and I enjoy reading what they write, and some of them I used to text alot, but then they are offline for so long, but im starting to get some new EP friends to talk to, but im just...
    Tagstar2000 Tagstar2000
    16-17, M
    1 Response Dec 3, 2015

    Yes I Do

    I miss it when 379 people to be exact are not online with me but there are people that hae pretty much been around for me since the beginning of fungirl that I really miss liek I would missmy left hand.  ( I am left handed.)   Let's see Huck and Orchid.  I miss...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    2 Responses May 18, 2008


    I get very upset when I log on to find my special friend isn't online or certain other friends, for that matter. and funnily enough, most of these people are guys... hmm...
    deleted deleted
    Jan 7, 2008

    Disappearing Acts Are Painful

    I get very affected by disappearing acts in my life.  Whether friends or love interests, I get really upset when people just disappear without a trace.   It makes me feel like I'm totally unworthy, so unimportant and that my feelings matters nothing at all to them...
    AwkwardMoment AwkwardMoment
    2 Responses Jun 20, 2008


    I have a friend. We met in certain website. We had a great time to know each other but I see he's busy recently. I want to chat him so badly but I don't want to annoying him. So frustrating!
    leopardblack7 leopardblack7
    26-30, F
    Jul 23, 2013

    Where Are You?

    Whenever I haven't talked to my friend Justine in a while, or whenever she gets offline I really miss her a bunch. We always have something to talk about, and rarely fight, because she really gets me. I miss her a bunch now because she hasn't been online in a few months due to...
    LylaRocks LylaRocks
    26-30, F
    Dec 17, 2007

    I Know.

    I know it sounds a bit sad, but.... I like it when my family and friends are online. (even if we are not communicating). It feels like they are here with me. Like we are closer togeather than we actually are. If i want to say something, i know it will be...
    OP OP
    41-45, M
    8 Responses Sep 29, 2007

    True True

    I do -.-....I'm also sad because there are certain people that I know aren't going to be coming back. The ones that are still here I am grateful for and even though its kinda boring for that short time...i know they'll be back :)
    aBlackRoseBurial aBlackRoseBurial
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jun 19, 2008

    Gone Fishing

    Not lonely - frankly - when you have multiple personalities you're never lonely.  More like stifled.  The store is open but there are no customers, or worse, the only customers present have accidentally wandered into the wrong store.  I'm selling Sun Ra CDs and...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto
    56-60, M
    13 Responses Sep 30, 2007

    You Know Who You Are

    if I'm always messaging you talking to you or asking about you then this applies to you and my day isn't complete without you :)
    tulick tulick
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Jun 4, 2008

    I Miss

    It happens, sometimes I feel lonely, noone is here, noone is there... noone is online.... I don't have anyone to go out with... only sometimes. When Aalekh is offline it is the worst, but I am aware we can't be online from morning to the night... I must also engage to my...
    bublina bublina
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 21, 2008

    I'm Needy to the Max.

    When I log into my IM and no one is on I get this rush of annoyance, saddness, anxieties and loneliness. I need to talk to one of my lovelies... and often. I require attention. :P It's like, you are forced to spend a lot of time offline, - going to class, doing homework...
    autosuggestion autosuggestion
    18-21, F
    Apr 3, 2008

    Stupid Time Differences...

    I hate it when I go online and I have all this mail waiting for me to read from my friends.. but no ones online. I feel even more lonely when theres no one around. I end up refreshing the page so many times waiting for someone to appear...
    BrokenAngelWishes BrokenAngelWishes
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 22, 2009
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