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I Feel Too Much

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    So my parents raised me

    that pain is so excuse. Physical pain is no excuse to not win first place, emotional pain is no excuse to not be polite 24/7, my thoughts opinions and feelings simply don't factor in anywhere. So now Im growing up and Im very confused by my own feelings and I don't know what to...
    UnidentifiedCryingobject UnidentifiedCryingobject 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 27

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    About To Burst.

    I feel with more intensity than you could possibly imagine. Every emotion you've ever had, I've had to a degree I can't even convey in words. My sorrow is gut-wrenching pain. My anger is uncontrollable rage. My happiness, although fleeting, is filling and complete With all...
    TheBitterEnd TheBitterEnd 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 23, 2010

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    ...so my depression is back.

    Almost 1 year since I've cut myself (July 15). So I guess I just wait till the 15th and then I can actually make myself feel better.
    UnidentifiedCryingobject UnidentifiedCryingobject 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    trueloveriamonly trueloveriamonly 22-25, M Oct 10, 2014

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    UnidentifiedCryingobject UnidentifiedCryingobject 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    And it ruins everything too.

    Relationships. Friendships. Everything. And I want it to be over. I just want to curl up in a ball, stay in bed, fall asleep, and never wake up...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 10, 2014

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    SeanaO SeanaO 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    Reflectionofyou Reflectionofyou 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 4, 2014

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    I am a plethora of feelings lately.

    I have so much love to give and emotions and do not know what to do with it. I am married but he doesn't have time with work to pay attention right now.He is a great man but always busy. I work but in a funeral home and it's emotional all the time. Being an empath is what led me...
    mish76 mish76 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 30, 2014

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    With your words you freed me With their

    absence I am shackled It appears I cannot do this alone after all
    jacquelinejones jacquelinejones 46-50 Jun 26

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    I am numb. It's the only way I can stop the

    pain. I think I'm only pretending to be numb to lessen the pain. I am not numb. I am pain.
    jacquelinejones jacquelinejones 46-50 1 Response Jun 19

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    “I feel too much. That's what's going on.

    ' 'Do you think one can feel too much? Or just feel in the wrong ways?' 'My insides don't match up with my outsides.' 'Do anyone's insides and outsides match up?' 'I don't know. I'm only me.' 'Maybe that's what a person's personality is: the difference between the inside and...
    sincerehuman sincerehuman 26-30, F 2 Responses May 16, 2014

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    I feel like I'm feeling too many emotions at

    once. I'm angry at my mom, I'm sad and lonely. I feel like I'm about to explode. My mom is trying to shove our religion down my throat. Last night we watched this show called Star-Crossed and it was great until they were saying the pledge of allegiance and they left out "Under...
    maddmaddie maddmaddie 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 5, 2014

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    Especially now. Proof of no real blessings

    here. The western usa has none. Healthcare is a joke. From new mexico To oregon. Nm Az. Ca. Nv. Ore. All moronic. So that the wealthy profit. And pat the heads Of their pill pushing hoarz.
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 5 days ago

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    Too Emotional For This Cold, Logical Existence...

    I am sane in a world that sees me as insane and illogical. Everything I do is led by what my heart feels, rather than what my head thinks. For over a decade since I turned nineteen, this has done me no favours. Thirteen years since my first sexual encounter. I think the mere...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 10, 2010

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    Today I woke up and went to the gym.

    It was a fantastic workout. I got compliments and I was feeling good. Out of the blue my mom calls and wants me to have lunch with her. I get this urge of hatred and annoyance built up . From the rest of the day on I've been feeling easily irritated and ******. I have no clue...
    thatgirlsophia thatgirlsophia 18-21, F Oct 15, 2014

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    I Feel Your Feelings And Everyone Elses.

    I see your thoughts, I feel your feelings. I look in your eyes and know your pain. I know what hurts you and I wish I could make it better. I see the tear in your eye...the one you think no one will notice. I feel my heart breaking and wonder if it is mine or yours. I struggle...
    NoWhereToGoButUp NoWhereToGoButUp 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 20, 2010

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    HSP

    highly sensitive person. Apparently it is some kind of gift or curse I can't decide. I can sense alot of things, it's not something I sit and concentrate on...things and knowledge of things just come over me. I can even feel slight earthquakes. Empathic to a fault...
    shikoba shikoba 46-50, F 4 Responses Oct 6, 2007

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    I tried I failed There is no safety in living

    my truth Only regret The explosion of my heart and mind The joy The sorrow The fascination The anger The love It is too much to feel without sharing And too much to share How do I build the wall again?
    jacquelinejones jacquelinejones 46-50 2 Responses Jun 26

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    Why live without purpose?

    How can we have a purpose without a cause? How can we find a cause without a destination? How do you set your destination with no direction? How do you find direction without motivation? What's left to give motivation?
    deademotion11 deademotion11 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 15

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    i wish i could erase you,

    everything right from the start.
    ayeallycat ayeallycat 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Caring, single, non judgemental

    and deep but slightly shy guy here. Looking for true friendship, never had. But, want something that has a meaning. Does any woman want the same, if so message me.
    Tannedguy007 Tannedguy007 26-30, M Jun 27

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    The Empath's Curse

    The title says it all. For me, it is a curse when I become overwhelmed. Try as I might, I simply can not turn my feelings on and off. There have even been moments when I've become physically ill. I know now it is due to the fact that I turn all of those emotions inward...
    angelwings626 angelwings626 41-45, F 7 Responses Jul 13, 2010

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    I wasn't sure if this would already be an

    experience, but it makes me feel slightly better to know that there are others who experience life in this way. I used to be able to handle it, and even saw it as a positive. I felt it allowed me to understand the world better, to empathsise with others, and experience this life...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Dec 2, 2014

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    Too Much Hurts Sooo Much Sometimes

    I feel so much, that it hurts so much, that i have no one around to talk to sometimes, as i have to be the one to be the back bone right now and my backbone is bending cause i feel so much and i care too much and sometime forget about me.   :( but i will always be there...
    iamstillrighthere iamstillrighthere 51-55, F 4 Responses Jul 9, 2010

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    I feel like I always have to keep my mind busy because once I'm just alone thinking, I feel so lonely and sad. It's crazy to even feel that way and it tends to happen a lot. And I...
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    Ah yes, this is me. I love nothing more than to cuddle together while watching TV or a movie, or even if we are talking. I'm the kind that my hands are always touching my man...his...
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    I just can't help it. Even if someone is a s****y person, like my mom even though I feel like she deserves every bad thing that's happened to her because of her bad attitude and...
    FutureVet2014 FutureVet2014 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I just can't help it. Even if someone is a s****y person, like my mom even though I feel like she deserves every bad thing that's happened to her because of her bad attitude and...
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    After a couple minutes of intense thought ive come to realise i need a lesbian friend . Ive always thought they would be awesome to chill with. I feel it would be like having...
    AusDaRula AusDaRula 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I really wish my mind had an off button. I always have these deep thoughts about myself, the what, when, where, and why, I go through the process of simultaneously tearing myself...
    geminixleo geminixleo 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I feel like I am too sexual for most people...most say they don't care until I start talking and then I regret telling them once I say something
    positivevibes23 positivevibes23 36-40, M 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I started talking to this guy from work. Met him in training class for the job and he was so cute with his approach. He didnt come on strong or anything, it was just right. We sat...
    DirtyDianah DirtyDianah 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I love the feeling I get when I've completed everything I've been procrastinating about, so when I finally relax, I don't feel subconsciously guilty!
    SunshineSplash SunshineSplash 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I hate how much I cry, how I can make myself cry with a single thought. I cry because I feel bad for little meaningless things I do but I treat them like evil deeds. I cry because...
    BriarRose96 BriarRose96 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    Way too much that sometimes i get confused if something really happened in real life or it's just something that i fantasized or imagined. I guess it's also the reason why i get...
    katnis21 katnis21 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 25

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    I think it's not normal... Whenever I have a problem with someone, instead of talking to him/her for solving the problem, I keep arguing in my own head... Even after talking to the...
    Mikala88 Mikala88 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 24

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    I live in my head WAY too much. I haven't really gotten much sleep over the past 2 months because my mind won't let me relax. My mind just keeps racing all my stressful thoughts so...
    KeepItSimple98 KeepItSimple98 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 23

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    After much consideration based on the people I've met recently I guess that I really do expect too much. Honesty, openness, acceptance, trust, communication, mutual understanding...
    BrandysGood BrandysGood 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 23

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    Is it bad that I care too much about people who are in my life, or have been in my life?
    JonnySlackMallon JonnySlackMallon 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    You know you work too much when you ask for a day off and your boss asks, "are you okay??" 😝
    Recklessdesires Recklessdesires 31-35, F 6 Responses Jul 22

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