I Feel This Overwhelming Pressure to Be Brilliant, Always

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    Every one who knows me, always expects me to do great things. They always expect me to achieve, to be great. And when I don't, there's always this look in their eyes that shows their disappointment. I hate it. No one expects me to screw up ever. Screw this ****. 
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    18-21, M
    Nov 16, 2007

    Only Human

    I can only do so much, I can only be cheerful for so ling....why do people expect more from me than I can give?? I want to give my all to everything and everyone but I simply can't. I feel the pressure from my friends to be there whenever they need me, from my husband to write...
    31-35, F
    Nov 3, 2007
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