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I Feel Sorry For Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 93 People

    Why Me?

    Everyday I feel sorry for myself and ask why me. All I ever wanted to be is normal, popular, liked, loved. Why do I feel like I am paying for every mistake I ever made. Why can’t I be happy. Why can’t I stand up for myself. Why can't I get my family back...
    Sorriso Sorriso 46-50, M 4 Responses Jul 10, 2007

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    Me

    by number i have a lot of friends but why do i feel so alone? :[
    smiley6690 smiley6690 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 2, 2011

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    Not Often, But Right Now...

    I've given up on not doing so... I feel stuck in the woodwork, and that noone notices me...I'm a loud person, with many friends, meet new people a lot, but have not been asked on a serious date in three and a half years...its devastating, really...I've always thought it wasn't me...
    imstuckinhere imstuckinhere 18-21 1 Response Jan 8, 2009

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    i dont want to grow up!!! i want to sleep in, i want to cry, and complain how hurt i feel. i want someone to hug me and feel sorry for me.
    ohyouknow111 ohyouknow111 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2012

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    I Need to Stop This

    it is so counter productive, i have exseeded my half an hour tome for woah me time
    sweetstacey sweetstacey 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 6, 2008

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    I Hate It!

    All i do is complain and think about myself too much. I have a nice life and take it for granted. i want to help people with real problems not my petty ones! i wish i could just get a grip!
    sheshigh sheshigh 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 26, 2008

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    Because nobody knows gow i feel about my

    situation and if they did they'll just laugh at it not knowing how it has taken a big part of me..i wish i can go somewhere i can be alone forever
    lezia88 lezia88 26-30, F Jun 29, 2014

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    So Sorry.

    Today I will buy a single, pink, fresh tulip, and take it to the airport. I will be there just in time, at noon, to see the flight arrive. He will not come, as he should, but anyway I will be there, waiting until the last person comes from customs.  I feel so sorry for...
    sweetmeisje sweetmeisje 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 1, 2010

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    I Hate My Life. I Can't Believe I Have Let Myself Fall So Low.

    Yes, I feel sorry for myself.  Yes, I know it could be worse.  I don't care.  I hate my life and I hate what I have let myself become. No, I do not get hit or beaten physically.  Emotionally however I have been torn down bit by bit by bit and I hate him for doing it.  I...
    Fourteenyearstogo Fourteenyearstogo 41-45 May 13, 2012

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    I Could Do So Much Better Than This

    Why am I here writing stories when I could be working and saving money for the things I want (and need)?
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M Dec 8, 2011

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    And It's Pathetic...

    I don't know why I ruminate and struggle with the strong sense of loss and grief over my life. I feel very powerless to change circumstance and even more so over my attitude.
    weepingwillow weepingwillow 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 9, 2007

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    Feeling Sorry For Myself

    I am 32.  Most of my friends are married and having babies.  My fiance just dumped me this year, 3 months before our wedding, for someone who is 26.As a result, my work suffered greatly.  I didn't get a bonus this year and I've been spending like I would.  Now I'm broke right...
    UNCHeels UNCHeels 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 20, 2011

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    I Mean That Sincerely And Heartfelt....

    when I sit back and look at my childhood as if it was someone else... I genuinely feel sorry for that person.... my inner child or whatever you want to call it... how misunderstood she was, how neglected she was, how confused and raped she was.... this poor little girl so brave...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 15, 2011

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    if you've seen several of my past stories, it's just mainly me being heartbroken and I apologize because his rejection has really ruined me. My feelings for him now are so messed...
    ohayomegu ohayomegu 16-17, F 11 hrs ago

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    Im sorry for annoying you im sorry for disappointing you im sorry for even living im sorry for being a fuckup.. Im sorry i won't talk inless if im asked too 😔
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    I think my ex boyfriend is going to die. I watched (from a distance) his life spiral out of control. After the breakup, he got into heavy drugs, lost his job, his home, his...
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    I'm not a confrontational person and I'd much rather avoid situations like that, but I'm no coward, I'm not incapable of defending myself and fighting back when it's necessary. I...
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    Im extremely tired and depressed. I cant sleep now without waking up from dreams or just feeling tired no matter what. I hate going to bed after 5am. Im always tired even in the...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 20 hrs ago

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    This might sound stupid but when I went for a walk this morning I found an abandoned teddy bear. It was just sitting there, dirty, lonely and abandoned. In an odd way I feel like...
    GlitchInTheMatrix GlitchInTheMatrix 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    Its a terrible feeling to be alone. none around you, everyone has rejected you. you can't find someone to tell all your sorrow to. you begin to feel sorry for yourself, and its...
    sadwithasmile sadwithasmile 16-17, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I have to stop trying to connect with other people so hard instead of leaving myself laying there feeling sorry for myself and start connecting with my self and of course with my...
    Miriamjen Miriamjen 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Unfortunatelly all of my 34 years of my life i allways fall for wrong men. They doesnt love me back and they doesnt even know that i loved them. I feel sorry for myself, but it...
    lonely4560 lonely4560 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I want to b a secret agent diamond thief 💎💎💎💎
    martinez93 martinez93 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    When I was younger I was basically a big cry baby. Just to skim over the all about me details. I used to cry over everything, literally! I know I did not have it easy growing up or...
    onewhosupplants onewhosupplants 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    i ******* hate myself ...i hate myself i hate myself i hate myseeeeeeeelf....why why why why why why why why why ******* whyyyyyyyyyyy.......im a loser and always will be...im a...
    LegendBattles LegendBattles 26-30, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    You know it's my fault. I'm here feeling sorry for myself when I know better. There is a reason I feel this way and I know who can help me through this. This is bigger than me and...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F a week ago

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    Dear Achelle, Hey, what are you doing? You know what, many told you that you are a good person,caring,sweet and loving. You always think about others first right? :) Do you...
    Achelle07 Achelle07 22-25, F Jul 19

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    I recently started again beginning this year. I purged for all the wrong reasons and I wasnt happy. I regret throwing it all out. Its not me or who I am. I know what I like and...
    Averageguy41011 Averageguy41011 41-45, M Jul 19

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    NJReform NJReform 31-35, F Jul 19

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    Everyone else's future looks so bright and happy. Yet mine is most likely going to end up in a mess.
    LittleMidnight LittleMidnight 18-21 1 Response Jul 19

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    I was just told by family members that I should feel guilty for wanting to leave my husband I have been told to work out my problems and not be such a ***** smh This person my...
    Virgo1981 Virgo1981 31-35, F Jul 17

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    Sometimes I do, for the small percent of those who are not racist.Every time you open a newspaper or turn on the tv or radio, white people are constantly accused of being racist...
    theslyfox theslyfox 36-40, M Jul 17

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    Me too but I try not too all I can do is move forward with mindfulness
    sirnatural sirnatural 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 16

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    If blacks didn't learn that they were slaved and if white people stopped thinking there kings and queens racism would stop and black people would want to change so they make it...
    ZoeBright ZoeBright 18-21, F Jul 16

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    I know I'm going on and on about this man who messed me up, but can't help it. I think I'm trying my own kind of therapy, talking about him here, because I can't talk to him. He...
    CazieM CazieM 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I can't help it. I've been going through emotional and psychological hell and to top it off my doctor told me I'm anemic. They found out through the blood tests they did while I...
    Rosaalie Rosaalie 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    I am writing this is the hope it may help someone else. I completely forgot I had this account until I received an email which led to me to my first and only post back in 2013...
    rose24785 rose24785 22-25, F Jul 15

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    Do you know what its like, Not to know what is wrong or what's right, I've been throwing away, The efforts I've made to leave this all behind, Don't feel sorry for me, I have no...
    angiebirdflyaway angiebirdflyaway 18-21, F Jul 13

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    I'm just not a nice person. how can I appreciate myself if I'm mean?
    TheCroissant TheCroissant 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 12

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    I always hear even straight women say other women have more erotic bodies then men because they have curves soft skin boobs butts and men just have plain hairy bodies and it just...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 12

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    your misses dont want you WHY WOULD I?
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 12