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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 41 mins 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 2 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 13 hrs 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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    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 4 days ago

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    I feel nervous typing this as my beautiful baby sleeps beside me and my very handsome husband, who is a great father and a good person, snores nearby. I just feel so ungrateful, or...
    iamowl iamowl 31-35, F 5 hrs ago

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    I don't know, laying here in bed thinking(not always a good idea) looking at the ceiling. I feel like I have a boring personality. I really enjoy being a simple guy but I feel to...
    josh221992 josh221992 22-25, M 7 hrs ago

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    I asked a question a few weeks ago about dealing with a situation... I ended up in bed with the best friend of the actual guy I liked. He was away and it was a party and I was...
    LionPrincess03 LionPrincess03 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    I feel lonely and stuck in this country. I am sick of living here, in fact I am sick of living. Everyday I get up and live another day, but nothing seems to happen to me. I work a...
    Ahsoka Ahsoka 31-35, F 2 hrs ago

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    I feel like no one cares nowadays... No one. Everyone's a ******* psychopath. And don't give me that 'you are what you see in others' cos no. I ******* care. I ******* think about...
    Misscoconut Misscoconut 16-17, F 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    This is a long one but i try to keep it as short 2 months ago, I had a dream about a girl in my class named Rachel,we're just friends but a while back i had a small crush but...
    Athenian101 Athenian101 13-15, M 6 hrs ago

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    I have an awful cold for the past few days. I've been been in bed mostly. Grrrr it's such a horrid feeling. I have this ghastly cold too :(
    synergist synergist 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    as usual, my school's students are divided into groups. I'm part of a few labels, like bookworm, sporty, emo, and some others, but whenever I'm hanging out with anyone i know, I'm...
    roseinsurvival roseinsurvival 13-15 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I put this together. My first speech so please be nice :) Spread the love <3 To my fellow classmates, Mrs. McLoughlin, and to anyone who cares to listen: Focus on my voice...
    CGilmartin CGilmartin 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 24

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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 4 Responses Nov 10

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    Cream โ€“ "I Feel Free" Bomp, bomp, bomp, bomp, bomp Bomp, bomp, bomp, bomp, bomp I feel free Bomp, bomp, bomp, bomp, bomp I feel free Bomp, bomp, bomp, bomp, bomp I feel free...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses Nov 15

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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 3 days 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 2 days ago

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    My heart beats heavy to the sound of this rhythm from the instrumental song, I feel utterly hurt and bitter. I want to cry but I feel like masking it off in anger and feeling upset...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 24

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    They will try to teach you to think your way out of feelings, they will try to argue rationally about feelings They will tell you that you make yourself worse by thinking...
    dispossessed dispossessed 46-50, F Oct 24

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    It helps me if I'm feeling alone or unwanted that somewhere, right now, a girl is being stood up by some *******. Someone is feeling left out by their friends. Someone is waiting...
    Juuuuuulia Juuuuuulia 18-21, F Oct 25

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    I don't get why my emotions for movies that have very emotional moments and dreams are much more intense and vivid. Not saying I don't feel anything in real life but I have very...
    CoolIntellectualJames88 CoolIntellectualJames88 26-30, M Oct 25

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    Oh the countless times, the tears shed, the days and nights spent wondering, discovering how much I mean. My eyes and heart ache on knowing that I give my Heart out, only hoping...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 26

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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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    I have been feeling stupid in different situations, for different reasons, with different people. Sometimes, it is my fault. The feeling is caused by my stupidity actually...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    I think I did good up until now... But things have just kept going wrong, and I can't shake this hopeless feeling.. I think all this sadness is just going to control the rest of my...
    iamFrightened iamFrightened 18-21, M Oct 30

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    Mostly do to my appearance Im very,very insecure.I have so many things that make me feel abnormal like a freak and it's all these things piled up together that make me feel hideous...
    seeminglypossible seeminglypossible 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 2

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