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I Feel So Helpless

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    I hate knowing that you are upset. I hate knowing you feel suicidal. But I especially hate that I can't seem to do anything to help you. I wish I could do something, say something that would magically make you feel better. I wish I could be that person for you, who can cheep you...
    NoWayToGoOn NoWayToGoOn 18-21, M Oct 17, 2010

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    I don't know where to start so I'll begin by rambling. I am from a family of 5. I am the baby. I have 3 brothers and 1 sister. They are all married with kids. I'm single with no...
    mangosandy82 mangosandy82 31-35, F 1 Response 24 mins ago

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    I don't understand it. People keep telling me I bother them in class, or in the city, or wherever. I feel as if they just find my mannerisms to be in the way and wrong, and since I...
    norpan66 norpan66 16-17, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    Why do I feel so frekkin lonely even though I have friends inviting me to go out with them right now!!???
    Laraamani Laraamani 22-25, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I'm not sure if it's all in my head or what, but I constantly feel someone watching me. My best friend and I always talk about a group of people who are after us, and I don't want...
    MrMenShow MrMenShow 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    I live in a great state in the USA. I truly adore the feeling of the sun warming up my body before I go skinny dipping and/or sunbathing. I love the outdoors a lot and I am...
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    I am an only child and a mother of an only child. I married for security and had hoped for love but have been faithful to a man that has detachment disorder for 20 years . My...
    JustGeorgieGirl JustGeorgieGirl 46-50, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    except that it comes out in a flood. a torrent that blasts away those who care enough to listen. then i dont hear their advice over the noise from my own mind. i want to be...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer 46-50, M 4 hrs ago

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    I feel so alone rn Wish I could get some new friends Anyone want to message me
    Chesher Chesher 18-21, M 4 hrs ago

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    "There is nothing worse than feeling empty" She said, staring at the small bottle of jack in her hands. "Wrong" I replied, as she looked at me like I was about to reveal a...
    HeartOfPoetry HeartOfPoetry 36-40, F 8 hrs ago

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    Just got out of a 7 year relationship. I had given everything for this relationship; my friends, my family, and I geared everything I did as well as the things I was willing to do...
    kongxmeng kongxmeng 22-25, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    when you finally find someone that makes you feel " whole " you reject them cause your not used to feeling this way
    jontony jontony 18-21, M 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Lately I have been feeling unappreciated. I cook,clean,do laundry,help my younger siblings with homework, and I wait up all night for my boyfriend to finish working so I can talk...
    ladycherie97 ladycherie97 18-21, F 5 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    Don't feel lonely go out and do something, go meet people, go join a group. Remain positive
    1Brandon1 1Brandon1 13-15, M 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    I got dumped 3 days ago. Diagnosed with bpd, which is why i keep failing at relationships. I have been screwing up at work and school, so I've dropped most of classes and shifts. I...
    Kelsiii Kelsiii 22-25, F 5 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    Firstly, I have always known somehow I had a gift to sense the emotions of other people as if they were my own. I can also sense any feeling when someone really *wants* something...
    AngelicLights AngelicLights 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Time ... How often do u think about time? Are u always running out of time, are u running behind or u always on time. Everyday we have this same Amount of time. Some make most...
    dezeena dezeena 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    very powerless and helpless.... I hate feeling I must stay silent! (so, I usually don't)
    craigslist504 craigslist504 36-40 6 days ago

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    well, when you have problems that u cant help, u tend to feel helpless at times.... so, i guess im kinda feeling a lil helpless these days.
    craigslist504 craigslist504 36-40 a week ago

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    My boyfriend of five years and I broke up because he said he was still unsure about getting married. He felt like something was missing from our relationship even though he couldn...
    Honeybear18 Honeybear18 31-35, F Aug 17

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    I need to rant. First of all, I feel horrible for feeling this way because I am SO privileged. Currently, I have no job and my only responsibility is towards myself and a little...
    Chrossy Chrossy 22-25, F Aug 15

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    I don't really know what I'd say about now accept I feel no motivation whatsoever. I feel that my life has become something I can't relate to anymore. It's like it's a life, but I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 14

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    I've been feeling terrible lately.. I feel as if nothing I do is right anymore. I give so much of my energy to other people, that I don't have anything left for myself at the end...
    Powernappy Powernappy 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 13

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    feeling lost when im helpless n incapable feeling stress when I make a mistake n not knowing or acknowledging feeling depress when I'm guilt I grew up from d lowest part of d food...
    fallenangle fallenangle 22-25 Aug 13

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    For a while I thought I was doing okay. I was almost happy and contented. Talking to people eased my loneliness, gave me a bit of self-worth. But now I'm down this road again. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Aug 10

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    when people use me, they need me but when I need them. they are not there I feel use and lonely.... where are my friends when I need them... sometimes I feel useless ... with...
    Kary37 Kary37 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 10

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    I have one daughter who is 35 yrs old and is a GREAT mom to four beautiful intelligent kids. She's a Medical Tech and her kids have bee placed on Honor Roll in school numerous...
    TCM28 TCM28 51-55, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    I how helpless I feel about my life. I have (non mental) health issues that keep me stuck at home most of the time, so I can't meet people and make friends (not that I was ever...
    anewman1993 anewman1993 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 9

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    I hate living at home, so much. I'm tired of my Dad's bull. He is a douce bag, and so much so that I hate my own skin. Sometimes I wish Hitler won, so I wouldn't have been born. I...
    benson5132 benson5132 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 9

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    I am the guy who can advice people incredibly good about theirs relationship while sucked in my own life...
    sandwalkerman sandwalkerman 26-30, M Aug 9

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    When you care about someone and they are going through something and you can't be there to help them......that's one of the worst feelings EVER.
    Starsatnight1 Starsatnight1 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 9

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    i feel so helpless. he os going through so much pain and i feel like i am partly to blame. even though he doesnt blame me i do blame myself. i wonder if he had never met me if he...
    lonelymom1982 lonelymom1982 31-35, F Aug 8

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    What's the point of living if we just gonna die anyway.
    kpfoster1985 kpfoster1985 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    To those of you who care I need help. Today I found out that my mom has lupus along with a blood clot dangerously close to her heart. I have never been so scared in my life. I don...
    kpfoster1985 kpfoster1985 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    I have never thought that in my life I would have feel this low before, bur I have been feeling these kinds of feelings for a while now, and I don't understand it because I am...
    FFPower FFPower 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 6

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    I was raped whenI was 15 with one of my friends. I am now 21 . We were both taken into a car to the peice of ***** house . I felt to helpless... I couldn't screen because i had...
    Laurennmariee Laurennmariee 18-21, F Aug 6

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    I honestly feel like I am having a hard time being able to be me. I have a good grasp on life one moment, then fall into complete chaos the next. It doesn't help my parents are...
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    since I've rejoined college things just are not going mY way at all I feel lonely all the time even with friends around I don't feel like seeing or talking too much either for some...
    milind3012 milind3012 18-21, M Aug 5

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    You ever feel like you are settling for something because everyone thinks you should and you don't think it's right or feel like there is something better for you and you were made...
    boo864 boo864 26-30, F Aug 4

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