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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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    I think when you're prone to depression, your cycle can be the worst time for you... Even if I don't feel depressed during a given time, when it's that time of month and emotions...
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    me and my best friend always fight.and i dont know this time is going to end our relationship or not.Like it's just a little thing,i dont care who is wrong but i was apolozied to...
    bettyjea bettyjea 16-17, F 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    There are a couple of reasons. Mainly, a show of emotions is a weakness, and a sign of weakness. That's not necessarily a bad thing – the best way to engender trust is, after...
    Aurinne Aurinne 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 9

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    Just found out few days ago that they were envolved and having sex that started about 3 months ago in my back.. she was my girlfriend for an year and he was my best friend for 9...
    Cristiano331 Cristiano331 18-21, M 1 Response 54 mins ago

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    I have been waiting to meet the right guy all my life, it seems gay men are not interested I love but just sex. (That's the impression get). I would like totally i other like...
    real4u75 real4u75 36-40, M 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    My "best friend" is so much cooler and more amazing than me it kills me, she's two years younger than me and is like a bettie page look-a-like, her life isn't the greatest at the...
    Invisibl3flow3r Invisibl3flow3r 18-21 1 Response Sep 4

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    This is a long one, but I really need to vent, so stick with me, alright? :) When my first girlfriend was using me to replace her sweetheart who killed himself, my best friend was...
    coastin coastin 18-21, M 2 Responses Sep 3

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    so I haven't liked someone in a while. like I've thought guys were cute and **** but I really like someone now. and everyone says he likes me too but I don't have a clue of what to...
    fuckinglife fuckinglife 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I can only feel people's emotions if I have some type of relationship with them-if we're nothing other than acquaintances-if the emotion is very strong, or if I am concentrating on...
    Pixyqueen55 Pixyqueen55 13-15, F a week ago

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    I hate this feeling of being insecure. I think my boyfriend infected me with his insecurities. When I first met my boyfriend, he was the one who's clingy, overly jealous (even...
    akeginu akeginu 31-35, F Aug 22

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    Actions.We act in many ways. Sometimes it is triggered by an impulse, sometimes we are conditioned to act in a certain way and sometimes we put thought and pre-mediate on it...
    angelicsmiles angelicsmiles 31-35, F 3 Responses Sep 9

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    Ahead: Stupid rant My freshman year of high school, I met one girl and pretty much stuck to her side until I made my own friends, which were basically everyone she was friends...
    graveyardghosty graveyardghosty 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    believexo believexo 16-17, F 2 hrs ago

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    I've been best friends with this person for seven years. Ya, I know right? Seven years is a lot, we'll at least for me. But anyways, something changed this summer. I started...
    twilightrails twilightrails 16-17, F 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    So today I was PMS-ing a bit, but I was also a little distant from my friend because I was trying to pull back a little so that I could control my emotions but he picked up on it...
    Aquamarine221 Aquamarine221 18-21, F Sep 10

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    I am so hurt right now ... This guy I dated for a year he is an awesome guy ... He was always nice to me . I was depressed when we were 3 months in . He tried to help and I slowly...
    failedlove08 failedlove08 22-25, F Sep 11

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    I was in the shower staring at the wall and I saw a lot of water droplets just falling slowly at the same time down the wall... And I started thinking about time...the very idea...
    Skollon Skollon 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I often like to reminisce about my childhood, because it was an honest period of my life; it was and is the closest thing I identify with as a human being. From childhood into...
    Lifelover38 Lifelover38 18-21, M Sep 1

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    No matter who it is I can never make a significant connection with them. My father, and mother both care for me I can tell, and I respect them but to be perfectly honest I feel as...
    aimlessglitch aimlessglitch 18-21, M Sep 2

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    This is a difficult subject for me because of how isolated it makes me feel. Ever since I can remember, I've always been overly sensitive to the energies that other people emit. I...
    ADargis ADargis 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    To say that I do not feel emotion would be to speak in error. I suspect (for how can we ever truly know) that I experience essentially the full emotional spectrum, but conveying...
    Isayoldchap Isayoldchap 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 21

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    People tell me I don't express my feelings well enough and that I take my anger out on them. This is true and I seen it happen. I don't have anyone I can talk to, and my so called...
    muhhryaa muhhryaa 16-17, F Aug 25

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    I never thought I would have to search a place where I can share my feelings but trust this is a better place then talking to family and friends where you can't really open up. I...
    meyara meyara 31-35, F Aug 28

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    Her brothers baby mama hates me and doesn't believe me. She doesn't see how rude she is to me and how she's manipulating their entire family. She doesn't see that it hurts me to be...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 31

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    A lot of people tend to hide their emotions behind faces. Well, I hide mine behind humour or a sweet person. I love to bring joy to people! To see their faces light up, to see...
    MixedEmotions2000 MixedEmotions2000 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 1

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    It's not hard to feel others emotions... It's hard when you absorb there negative energy which helps them but not me because it is
    Lilwillbe Lilwillbe 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 25

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    There is no place for emotions and feelings and no one cares.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 1

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    "I should say some matters are inappropriate," Cucchia claims. "I have noticed marionettes and they're hanging in the ceiling and it isn't really connected with just about anything...
    Augustina97sy Augustina97sy 31-35, M 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    So me and my ex-bff are now back together. The problem before was that he was jealous of my other best friends. He would let me do anything with my other friends. But also we had a...
    BedwettingGamer BedwettingGamer 18-21, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    She's been my best friend forever. Love her to death.
    corco95 corco95 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    It's been a while, but I did it. I asked my best friend out to Homecoming. I was super nervous, it being my first school dance and everything, plus the super long date that...
    peterrush42 peterrush42 16-17, M 6 hrs ago

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    I am very happy with my Bestfriend who is also my lover . We have no secrets and I find myself smiling non stop when I'm texting or talking to him . Things couldn't be more happier...
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    urwarthoghumper urwarthoghumper 18-21, M Sep 7

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    So having unrequited love fore someone you have known for a few months is bad or even a year or two. Though knowing someone your whole life and having unrequited love for them is...
    BDMW15 BDMW15 16-17, M Aug 30

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    I hate that I feel anything. I wish I could be a neutral person, with no strong feelings about anything. If I could just stop caring about things so much, and stop feeling so...
    misscoffee misscoffee 22-25, F Aug 24

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    AlpineBeast AlpineBeast 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 31

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    I feel like the music chooses me to for give emotions to me which makes me feel complete and have love in my humanity heart for the music I am hearing and feeling. I feel like just...
    reset99 reset99 26-30, M Sep 7

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    Pushing People Away.Why do we push people away when it is against our nature as social creatures to do this? No one really prefers to be alone deep down yet at times we isolate...
    angelicsmiles angelicsmiles 31-35, F 4 Responses Sep 9

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    All my life my classmates have called me ugly. I never even had one friend as a child besides my cousins. I did "ok" is school. Now i'm a senior in high school, I got my braces off...
    anapinacola anapinacola 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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