I Feel Sad Sometimes Without Understanding Why

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    Guys - this feeling of sadness has an official name: Lypophrenia: a vague feeling of sadness, seemingly without cause. So, someone finally tried to define it. Next time someone asks you what's wrong, you have an actual, truthful answer you can use :)
    ninjastrawberry ninjastrawberry
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 29, 2010


    Have you ever felt like there was something squeezing your heart (as corny as that might sound), making you feel sad? And then, when you tried to find out what exactly that was and why, your mind drew up a complete blank, and no matter what you did or tried to do, that sad...
    ninjastrawberry ninjastrawberry
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 9, 2007

    My Sadness Comes On a Sunny Day

    I love to llaugh alot and have fun with my friends, but sometimes i just get really sad. I'll be sitting in class and it'll just hit me. Like a punch right in the gut. My heart starts accelerating and i can't seem to stop frowning. I thought i was just depressed, but i don't know...
    BookFreak01 BookFreak01
    13-15, F
    Oct 1, 2009

    i do feel sometime the enormous bubbles of

    heaviness building in my heart.....without any particular reason but i sometime feel sad! i went outside just now and saw the moon.........burning bright with its aura and i felt strange..i felt overwhlmed and i just simply felt terribly alone! sometime my own emotions are just...
    snuffal snuffal
    26-30, F
    Sep 26, 2015

    I Don't Know Why

    Today I feel sad and I don't know why. I hate when I do, because when my husband asks I tell him, "I don't know." Then he goes on and on about what I should be thankful for: As if I didn't already know. I have a good life, a rewarding life, but sometimes I get into these modes...
    deleted deleted
    Jul 22, 2013
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