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I Feel Misunderstood

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    No One Understands Me!

    I feel misunderstood all the time! I have strange emotions and sometimes I can be happy and get upset in no time! The littlest things make me mad and I am very emotional. I confuse a lot of people and I don't think people really know how to handle the way I am so...
    depressedmommy depressedmommy 22-25, F 6 Responses Mar 11, 2009

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    My family doesn't get me my friends don't

    understand me & I feel I can't come out to them I feel so alone ๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ’”๐Ÿ’”
    princesscaro princesscaro 18-21, F Jan 14

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    Lost

    I feel misunderstood, but I think I have myself to blame. Maybe if I  talk more about my thoughts, my feelings, then people will understand me better. But the more I tell about myself, the more people can hurt me.....hmm I´m even lost in trying to understand myself...
    Thirza Thirza 26-30, F 2 Responses May 17, 2009

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    Even my best friend who should be my support

    doesn't understand... I feel pretty broken..,
    sosieq sosieq 26-30, F Feb 6

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    Most people don't understand me.

    . A lot of people misjudged me. I want to have someone that will understand me.
    Wolfmuch Wolfmuch 13-15, M Oct 5

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    Left Behind

    I have always been judged by people in my life before they even know me. Family included. It was predestined with my father and his new family...he left my mom months before i was born...Even with my maternal grandparents who raised me. In my life, I was a burden or unwanted...
    xoMollyxo xoMollyxo 41-45, F Apr 25, 2012

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    Are You Feeling More Misunderstood Than I Am?

    I get up nowadays and go through the motions . At least I have 1 thing in common with a lot of people , most often were misunderstood.
    sometimesI sometimesI 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 9, 2009

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    like I could just go to sleep for 2 million years >.< :P
    Misscoconut Misscoconut 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 16

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    I had a less than cheerful exchange with someone here. The other person has completly misunderstood me and it's left me feeling unsettled and a little sad. I don't like walking...
    Littlemissshy7 Littlemissshy7 41-45, F 3 hrs ago

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    My parents think I hate them because I always get so irritated and 'have an attitude' with them. They always screamed at me about it but I never blamed them for being upset with me...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 31

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    I try to control it but I can't or maybe I just don't want to. I get angry when I am misunderstood. I can start out feeling I'm explaining myself very clearly. The other person...
    iswhatitissometimes iswhatitissometimes 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 31

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    Do you ever feel like you don't belong here? In a place, in a situation, among people, indeed anywhere. Like, you should be living some other life? When I sit in my room at night...
    TheHeartOfALovingSoul TheHeartOfALovingSoul 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have such a habit of bottling up emotion - well actually, my first line of defense is straight-up denial. For years and years the only "feeling" I would or could acknowledge...
    elevating elevating 36-40, F 4 days ago

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    Some days I'm so drained.. Mentally my head wants to explode. Family, work, relationship. I try to keep upbeat but times it gets hard :( work isn't great, it's challenging, but don...
    missree missree 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 13

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    As someone Dominant, I am fascinated with the subject of Dominance and submission. I think a lot of men see Dominance as a way to be abusive. They talk loudly. Act loudly. They...
    wordsmeansomething wordsmeansomething 46-50, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Today has been such a crazy day so far .. From the moment I arrived at work I was pulled into different directions everytime I'm completing a task . It's like my job wants be to an...
    Roq77 Roq77 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 31

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    Some days it feels like the whole world is misunderstanding me, then I question my existence...
    FadingStar17 FadingStar17 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 1

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    I can't stand it. It makes me feel so insecure, like I worry I wasn't clear and good with words, even though it could simply mean that the other person is dumb.
    kouklara4 kouklara4 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 19

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    the feeling like nothing will ever get better, like you're drowning and no one can save you. You just want to sleep all the time, there's no hope. There's no reason to get up...
    toxiiclullaby toxiiclullaby 18-21, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Sometimes you realize life is not what you thought. There's a moment on it when you have to let go people that dont meant to be on it, and you start thinking on what you lived, on...
    belleom belleom 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    Ever since moving city I feel as though there is nothing stable or substantial to hold on to, so many people have come and gone from my life in the past year - most of whom I...
    Silverfox277 Silverfox277 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    My life is so upside down, I fear for my own safety and sanity. I left my wife for a girl, I was wrong, I know this.. I left on promises that her feeelings were real, I told my...
    lerz2000uk lerz2000uk 31-35, M 56 mins ago

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    I have to have a hot shower just before I go to bed.. I just love that feeling of slipping in between the fresh crisp sheet feeling clean. It also improves the quality of your...
    boxersoff4u boxersoff4u 51-55, M 3 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    I go for mssage every week here. Now a days..i m feeling some serious problem which worries me. When the lady first time shakes me i c*m up normal. She tries after half an hour and...
    luckysunny luckysunny 26-30, M 14 hrs ago

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    You know this kinda lonely feeling is like there's an apocalypse and you are the only one survivor in the world. So quiet. You can't even find anyone to talk and share. Feel so sad...
    hanghang1993 hanghang1993 18-21, M 8 hrs ago

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    I feel extremely lonely atm and apparently it shows cause everybody i work with noticed something was up cause i kept hearing are you okay every 5 ******* minutes -.-
    gingerninja96 gingerninja96 18-21, M 18 hrs ago

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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 started in september when i found out i was hpv positive and now its a daily struggle. i mean damn its thanksgiving and im supposed to be happy but im not. this year has been one...
    livingpositively livingpositively 22-25, M 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I want to live in my dreams and even some of the nightmares, they feel more real than reality.
    girlanonymous0421 girlanonymous0421 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I'm in theatre, but most of the time I feel like I belong in a ditch because I suck at musical theatre. I see those people get compliments from everyone, including directors and...
    alric alric 16-17, F 6 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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    I have a feeling the life of a vampire might suit me (except the blood dinners) because I love everything about the night. The stillness and tranquility make any worries of the day...
    PiratesChick PiratesChick 26-30, F 3 hrs ago

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    I feel it now. Loneliness hurts.
    elmaghfiroh elmaghfiroh 22-25, F 1 hr ago

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    I feel as if I'm the biggest crybaby in the whole world. I hate my feelings, I hate being awake, I hate hating things. I feel as if my life is supposed to be this wonderful...
    imotakuchan imotakuchan 18-21, F Oct 31

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    Read it She's only 17, her whole life's ahead of her. She hates school because the people there discredit her. Her boyfriend tries to show her that's not how it seems. But...
    jjjbq5 jjjbq5 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 1

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    A little set up for you: I'm a 19 year old girl. Portuguese. Lived in England most of my life. Born in SA. Confident in my appearance. I write. I draw (at university, so it's legit...
    exulansis exulansis 18-21, F Nov 3

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    by the end of the week, i usually feel this way. after five days, the stress of junior year high school amounts to more than i can handle and i usually feel myself literally going...
    daydreamer27 daydreamer27 16-17, F Nov 7

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    I have so many good things in my life, beautiful experiences, lots of opportunities, caring friends, amazing kids, but I can't fight this sickness that's infected me. I feel...
    LittleBirds0827 LittleBirds0827 36-40, F 5 Responses Nov 10

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    Green eyed devil, came back! I thought she was gone, so I hoped, so I feared. She returns, and all the memories are rushing back, but for an odd reason, none of the bad ones are...
    andro333 andro333 22-25, M a week ago

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    I don't know if it's depression, or what, but since last year i've been feeling like I have no direction in my life, like I don't like nothing, I've been feeling that what is ahead...
    licito licito 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I don't want to sit here and have people think I'm feeling sorry for myself. It's time to let out this pain. So, I met a man seven months ago. He was practically everything I liked...
    ChellyRocker ChellyRocker 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    I read my first post from 2012. I came a really long way. I attempted to say that I was so broken back then, but to be honest, am I truly fixed? Im stable enough to not cry in...
    loudsilence1 loudsilence1 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 27

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    I'm not sure of what's happening. I'm not sure if it's GSA, I mean, I assume it is. I'm confused about it and maybe if I share my experience, I can figure it out better. I'm a boy...
    Noahtuk Noahtuk 26-30, M Oct 29

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    Sometimes you feel your have everything but still something is missing.. You feel hungry but when you try to eat you don't feel like eating You buy expensive clothes...
    uselessguy uselessguy 36-40, M Oct 29

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    I understand โ€œfeeling lonelyโ€ and recently I have found strength in the realization that feeling lonely is just thatโ€ฆa feeling. Feeling lonely is an ephemeral feeling that...
    KemiKill KemiKill 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 29

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