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I Feel My Emotions Get The Best Of Me

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    Especially When It Comes To Love

    I've come to the conclusion that I am a passionate person. When I care about or drawn to a person or thing, I tend to go all out. I actually have to make a mental note from time to time to NOT get so wrapped in something or someone to the point that I feel emotionally dominated...
    Doggonnit Doggonnit 41-45, M Sep 4, 2012

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    I feel like I don't know how to control my

    emotions any more all day has been nothing but a roller-coaster I just hate how I feel. I seriously have no energy I feel like crap and to top it off I cut myself again. I am such a baby when it comes to this why can I just be in control
    ivymarie5 ivymarie5 18-21, F Dec 19, 2013

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    Loss Is Gain And Gain Is Loss

    I UM LOST A CLOSE FRIEND THE SECOND TIME BUT I DIDNT LOSE HER CUZ I CHOSE TO LET HER GO AND BE WITH THE GUY SHE LIKES. I WANT HER TO FEEL WHAT ITS LIKE TO HAVE A RELATIONSHIP BECAUSE THE DEEP CONVERSATIONS WE HAVE WOULD CREATE FALSE IMITATION WHICH WILL CONFLICT WITH AN EMOTIONAL...
    bleu341993 bleu341993 18-21, M Dec 23, 2012

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    Im a very emotional and spiritual person. Sometimes it's hard because I can be overly sensitive and feel other peoples energy and it becomes overwhelming but it's a gift from God...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    Don't you dare touch yourself today. I want your ****** and I plan on getting it later. T.K. Leigh, A Beautiful Mess (Beautiful Mess, #1)
    lovelifexox lovelifexox 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    At this point I have just given up. I finally see and realize that there is no hope, and absolutely no point in existing. The world is just dark and cruel, people are all evil, and...
    Nix0 Nix0 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 13

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    Lately I can't feel emotions. I'm never happy, never sad, never angry, never anything. The only thing I feel is lost. I really want to cry so I can release all of the stress I have...
    ShaiAshkenazi ShaiAshkenazi 13-15, F Jul 9

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    Awhile after me and my girlfriend broke up my bestfriend started dating her. Before they started going out he asked me about it. I told him not to and not just because I dated her...
    Guestyguy Guestyguy 13-15, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I always feel pain when go through emotions. That makes me weak. I am a emotional person. If I feel for some one can not able to detached my emotions away. People says should not...
    Smunai Smunai 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    We separated just over a month ago and I did not do well at first where as you appeared to be managing better. Then a while later, you showed how you really felt, but alas it was...
    whoosah whoosah 31-35, M Jul 15

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    I edited this a little bit, I didn't know if I wanted you guys to know everything that had happened afterwards but I'm not as nervous as I was before. So I'm bi and yes I fell in...
    jacithepanda jacithepanda 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    As of late, all I do is think. Mostly about Nathan, and its never bad. I just think and try to understand what I feel when I think about him and why I even think about him. Im...
    ashuriiNikooru ashuriiNikooru 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I am a very sensitive girl. When I younger, nothing in the world bothered me. I was an outdoorsy/tomboy. The amount of friends I had, the clothes I wore, or the amount of money my...
    ellbellsvsj ellbellsvsj 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    My best friend is now my boyfriend and hopefully soon to be husband  I've always wanted this sort of relationship but only thought it was true in stories, but to have...
    SimplyBeingMe94 SimplyBeingMe94 18-21, F Jun 26

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    I have trouble with certain emotions. It is easier for me to show anger than sadness. When I do not want to show anger, I am just extremely quiet. I have always had alot of...
    gazingupwards gazingupwards 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    I have always bottled my emotions. I have a boyfriend (kind of) and I keep a lot o things concerning my feelings away from him. I keep things from my friends too because I feel...
    justmiabro justmiabro 16-17, F Jul 6

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    I have periodic spurts of good moments, but then my mood seems to swing back into being heavy and glum. The most annoying part is i feel trapped. My default mentality is optimism...
    Jonesing4nice Jonesing4nice 18-21, M Jul 11

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    They run us, they rule every fibre in us.... we hate them, we love them, we need them to make us human... We try to shut them out, close them out, turn them off or just push...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F Jul 15

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    Sometimes I wonder why we function as we do, and sometimes I wonder why I feel the way I do for some situations. Sometimes I wonder if what I do and feel is what others feel as...
    lon3lygam3r lon3lygam3r 26-30, M Jul 12

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    I guess I've never really felt anything, from a young age I was bullied and being powerless to do anything i shut off my emotions it felt better then feeling pain I then began to...
    shaunrain shaunrain 16-17, M 3 Responses Jul 6

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    Absolutely. I count myself as an emotional person and in turn, my emotions have a huge impact on me. I sometimes make decisions based on them, I let them rule me without knowing it...
    MindvsHeartAJ MindvsHeartAJ 18-21, T Jul 9

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    I'm scared of my emotions, and I don't know what to do. I try to fight them, to lock them away, or eliminate them, but no matter what I do, no matter how logical I try to be, I can...
    Nix0 Nix0 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 12

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    Human emptiness. Have you ever read the Ian Fleming novel "Quantum of Solace" (no relation to the film, besides the title). It's about a man whose quantum (quantity) of solace...
    mjohansen mjohansen 22-25, M Jul 14

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    It was a strength sometimes and sometimes also turned into an inner emotional turmoil. I act strong for people close to me. My family means the world to me and I would never want...
    PorcelainRose85 PorcelainRose85 26-30, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I'm 20 years old Muslim background girl....i love my religion and i'm really proud to be born as a muslim girl....The plot twist is if you ask me am i a loyal Muslim follower the...
    FelixFelicity03 FelixFelicity03 18-21, F a week ago

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    I feel like ..i was never meant to be a mother ...don't get me wrong I believe children are so beautiful and innocent and all I see is good in them! innocent and sweet ...I have 3...
    pinkfloydkitty pinkfloydkitty 31-35, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I don't like to talk about my feelings or what's going on in my life; it makes me feel stupid, and when I try to talk to people about why I hold in my feelings I get a lecture...
    oliviarosev oliviarosev 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    They say that saying how you feel will make you feel better , but they are lying I'd rather bottle these emotions and feel nothing at all , then feel so much pain and not know what...
    mimilsu mimilsu 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    My emotions are getting the best of me, and sometimes I think about ending it all
    Iamevolved Iamevolved 16-17, F Jun 24

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    I can show emotions like anger or hapiness but thats about it, the other emotions are just too uncomfortable and awkward for me. My sister once called me heartless for not reacting...
    bloodstone98 bloodstone98 16-17, F Jul 5

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    It is my therapy. I have disappeared in the world of writing when i was a child to now. When you cannot talk to someone the way you want to, writing it out in a journal or a letter...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F a week ago

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    So, my best friend is suicidal, but, I don't feel bad. I know I should, but it's her choice, should u pity those who choose to take their own lives cuz there not strong enough to...
    abercrombie99 abercrombie99 13-15, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    My brain says WHAT THE HELL THEY ARE MY EMOTIONS MY MOUTH AND MY FREAKING LIFE, if THEY DONT LIKE WHAT I DO OR WHAT I SAY OR MY FEELINGS THEN WTH CARES? And then my brain also says...
    iamnoor iamnoor 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 27

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    I'm tired of feeling like I'm going to be replaced.. I hate having to feel like everything I do I mess up.. I was taught to stay strong but I can't when people are messing with my...
    annabell89 annabell89 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I'm probably just very out of touch with my feelings, since I'm pretty sure they're still there and still have a large say in the way I act. But the physical sensations I associate...
    consistentshift consistentshift 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I have really strong feelings and emotions sometimes. Sometimes it's a blessing, and sometimes it can be a curse haha... right now it's kind of a mixture of both. :/
    Oasisdawn3 Oasisdawn3 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I feel that nobody acknowledges me and wants to understand how I feel, because people almost all the time believe what I say is either nonsense or ignored. Some of my family wants...
    Drkness00 Drkness00 18-21, M Jun 24

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    I feel that nobody acknowledges me and wants to understand how I feel, because people almost all the time believe what I say is either nonsense or ignored. Some of my family wants...
    Drkness00 Drkness00 18-21, M Jun 24

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    I haven't felt anything for so long, I don't really know when it began. I feel the absence of emotion, it's like a tightness in the lungs, like it's pressing on me. Even when my...
    PeacefulVoid PeacefulVoid 16-17, M Jun 28

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    I am a teenager. A very unknown one, to say the least. My confidence is ten feet under and my self esteem is non existent. Everyday is a struggle and a new opportunity to hate...
    viviandarling viviandarling 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 9

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    It's weird, having feelings for someone. I finally know how it feels. One minute you don't know anything about that person and you guys are complete strangers. Next thing you know...
    amonk10 amonk10 16-17, M Jul 11

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    I really wish I didn't have to keep posting about topics like this, but oh well, I guess. So I pretty much just want to know why on earth I'm having such intense emotions whenever...
    jahein137 jahein137 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    When I was little I was abused and if I cried it would be worse. If I showed anger it would be worse. If I would get sick from what they were doing it would be worse. If I was numb...
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    I have to be in control of myself and my emotions if I'm not I go blank and hide every emotion. Someone called it my 'shield', I guess I do that as a defense to protect myself but...
    CriminalMinds14 CriminalMinds14 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    Not entirely true. I do have feelings such as stress, anger, depression, and sadness, but I can only feel those types of emotions (physically/internally). Anything else doesn't...
    Caramelheart Caramelheart 16-17, M 2 Responses Jun 27

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    That heavy feeling in my heart when I think about people I have lost. The feeling of wanting to cry so hard but having to hold them back because I don't want to explain why I am...
    Gentleandlovingsoul Gentleandlovingsoul 36-40, F Jul 1

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    Have you ever had an emotion that you just couldn't figure out? Maybe I've never had this feeling before, I don't know. So you get one of those magnet things with all the...
    Psychodelic Psychodelic 46-50, F Jul 2

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