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I Feel Unwanted

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    you think they are best friends.

    but they don't love you back..is so sad. i thought she was very good friend.i thought we were... but the reality is different. i feel like i am so stupid.... but the only right thing i know is don't bother them anymore if they leave you
    juryandrews juryandrews 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    So I still don't have a dorm room

    for next year because people keep kicking me out of theirs. My current roommate even kicked me out and has already replaced me. I keep venting to people on the floor about how I don't feel wanted and they just say, "No, you are wanted!" Like if I was actually wanted around here...
    cyndercrys cyndercrys 18-21, F Apr 20

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    Okay here is my story I knew I should have came

    here from the start. I have been in a good relationship so far. But lately its been hell, he doesn't hold my hand or kiss me anymore. I asked if he had feelings for me still and he says yes but yet doesn't show it. I feel so unwanted. I got to the point where I am hinting to him...
    ceceleann ceceleann 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 28

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    Rejection Snowball

    I heard a comment today. "To be succesful, we must conform". The person who said it was actualy talking about buisness, but I thought, it really applies in life too. If we're different, in some noticable way, be that personality, emotionaly, physicaly, then we tend to...
    Cursedboy Cursedboy 36-40, M 8 Responses Oct 21, 2008

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    Yandyp Yandyp 18-21, F Dec 7, 2013

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    I feel like I'm not important to a lot of

    people. I feel like I take up too much space. I feel like that maybe just maybe this world is not for me anymore. I make so many mistakes compared to the average human. I hurt so many people when I've hurt myself. I can't go even a night without crying myself to sleep. My family...
    BlondeGirlBunny BlondeGirlBunny 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 20, 2014

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    Everywhere

    No matter where i go i feel like someone doesn't want me there, or around them period, i don't know why. I don't much anything to anyone unless they start with me. My famliy doesn't want me i know cuz if they did they would treat me alittle better. When i have a boyfriend i feel...
    RavenRena17 RavenRena17 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 31, 2012

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    My whole life growing up my mom gave her full

    attention to my sister and left me with my abusive step dad and 19 years down the road she realize my sister ain't going no where and saw how lonely and depressed I was. She tried to be a good mom and change but I feel she's a little to late
    mrpipes420 mrpipes420 22-25, M Sep 21, 2014

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    Sometimes I feel like I am just like some other

    girl or person to him. That maybe he just wants me gone so that he could be with someone else... I mean I don't blame him but still.... it sucks. I care so much for him and am always scared that he is going to leave one day, but he is just constantly pushing me to be with other...
    WhyWasIStupid WhyWasIStupid 18-21, F Nov 9, 2014

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    I Am Unwanted.

    I've felt this way my whole life.  Part of it is the fact that I've never felt good enough for any one person in my life.  I'm like a burden, and I don't know why.  It seems like there are people in my life who leave just as quickly as they enter, and I blame...
    DistantDreamer DistantDreamer 18-21 4 Responses Jul 1, 2008

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    I can't anymore. I'm

    so tired all the time
    onceafunnything onceafunnything 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 9, 2014

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    Sometimes I just want to disappear

    and see if anyone miss me
    jafrin jafrin 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 9, 2014

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    I try so hard to please others

    but nothing I do ever seems good enough I feel soo unwanted and I don't know what to do
    xkeaipra xkeaipra 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 13

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    Rejected On Ep

    Even here on EP I feel unwanted. Rejected. Most stories I write go without a reply. And when there is, it's just the same old tired cliches, that just make me feel even more isolated, rejected, humiliated, alone. I've tried real-life groups and clubs, with similar results, and...
    Cursedboy Cursedboy 36-40, M 5 Responses Oct 19, 2008

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    I am a young woman who gave up a whole lotto

    follow the man who I thought would make me happy and feel cherished. I became pregnant and well, things changed. After having my daughter my body wasnt the same. Im chubbier and full of stretch marks. Its been more than a year. My partner doesn't touch me, doesnt tell me im...
    iamv1991 iamv1991 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 3, 2014

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    I Feel Unwanted And Unappreciated

    I am 41 and some days I am ok and other days I am not ok. There were so many love stories and I felt excluded. Unwanted. Unadored. It brings me down. Men don't really look at me either and if they did, I didn't noticed them. I am ok looking. Small. Dress nice but my persona...
    Myalee Myalee 41-45, F 4 Responses Aug 13, 2012

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    My Husband Looked At A Picture Of Me And Actually Said "eww" Tonight

    There has been many times during my marriage of 3yrs that I have felt unwanted. Tonight beats all of those nights. The hubby has one of his friends over and they're drinking so I guess his "true feelings" are easier to express. We've hit a dry patch sexually here lately and I've...
    HurtingLonelyMama HurtingLonelyMama 22-25 2 Responses Oct 20, 2012

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    I fell for this guy who unintentionally led me

    on for a few months... And now I'm just left with these pieces that I have to glue back together and it sucks. It hurts the most when I'm alone with my thoughts and idk I thought that we had something but he said there was no "special connection" and that hurt alot. Everything...
    NonexistantSoul NonexistantSoul 18-21, F Jan 16

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    Unwanted

    i know i'm unwanted. ppl in life have rejected me. i feel at times i'm a burden to everyone. only time ppl want me around is when something goes wrong or i'm the only person left. ppl just use me for my brain power most could care less. it really hurts being ignored by ppl...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jun 22, 2012

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    Would anyone even care

    if I killed myself tonight?
    aholliday3300 aholliday3300 13-15, F 5 Responses Nov 4, 2014

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    All Alone With No One To Talk To

    What have I done to become so unwanted? I feel there is something wrong with me like a illness that there is no cure to. I start off well but as time goes by more people find my faults and pull me up on them so I feel like a alien in a room full of supposed friends. Its just that...
    niamhynoo niamhynoo 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 6, 2011

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    Unwanted

    I am a 16 year old girl who has slight depression and is slighlty bipolar. About 4 years both of my parents passed away for various cancers and other problems. I know people say it alot but honestly my parents were perfect. They were perfect because they were so different from...
    bubbleskayj22 bubbleskayj22 16-17, F 1 Response May 12, 2011

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    I've been feeling so unwanted lately :-/ i have

    a boyfriend and friends and a good family but I just can't help feeling that everyone just doesn't wanna talk or be near me. I mean I guess I kinda understand why they wouldn't since I tend to be on the annoying side sometimes but I've been trying my best not to get on people's...
    mclovin31321 mclovin31321 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 17

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    I've never been with anyone,

    i've never had a boyfriend, i've never been kissed, i've never even held hands with a bloke. i'm 20 and just feel unwanted. a lad i work with is a year younger than me, he's already got a child and another one on the way with a girlfriend and here i am, the only love i get if...
    makeitsomeday makeitsomeday 18-21, F Feb 17

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    Been awhile now since I felt this way

    and it only increases with. Each day. Don't feel wanted by anyone. Almost like I shouldn't exist anymore
    anton88 anton88 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 28

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    Growing up I was foster care

    and I was in and out of homes until my uncle eventually adopted me. I had to live with my uncles wife's mom and dad(how weird huh) which really made me feel alone. I felt like such a burden to everyone. Recently I visited my father across the country because he had just gotten...
    FelBaby FelBaby 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 26, 2014

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    virgin2ink virgin2ink 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    Unnecessary Existance

    Someone said they feel like everyone would be better if they were gone.  Not me.  I don't think it matters if I'm here or if I'm not.  If I suddenly moved to Antarctica tomorrow, after a few weeks some people would notice my absence, but they'd soon get over it...
    NobodysGirl NobodysGirl 41-45 10 Responses Sep 25, 2009

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    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Nov 24, 2014

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    i mean.. sometimes people just totally blank me

    out. i try for people all the time, i try my best to not leave them out and treat them with kindness, and it's like nobody even realises what i'm TRYING to do. all i ever do is try. i feel lost.. i cry myself to sleep most nights on how messed up my life is and all my...
    alliixxxx alliixxxx 13-15, F Dec 7, 2014

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    I want a boyfriend but then I don't

    because I always get hurt. And always **** something up.
    MeganDawnn MeganDawnn 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 31, 2014

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    Never Have Felt As Unwanted As Right Now

    Hey guys, just going to quickly explain this and then look to read about others experiences that are similiar. First off, it keeps coming to my mind that anyone reading our stories might come to quickly judge that we are pathetic crybabies without an inch of a backbone. But I...
    jaxcy jaxcy 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 10, 2013

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    I Am Nobody

    My whole life, I was born unwanted, I was a small child, and told that I was only here for my brother, I was a teen ager who did not know what a virgin was, I was a young mother who got threw away by my family, I married a man who said he never wanted me, my best friends died I...
    Sadlonelywaytolong Sadlonelywaytolong 46-50, F 3 Responses Oct 16, 2009

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    I'm sitting with my two oldest friends.

    I brought Malibu coconut rum, because they wanted it, but I'm the only one drinking it and I'm getting really bad vibes and an awful gut feeling and I just want to cut so so bad. I want to cut so bad. It's eating at me. I feel it in my chest. I want to cut. Because I feel so...
    onceafunnything onceafunnything 16-17, F 2 Responses Sep 6, 2014

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    I Just Do..

    It's hard looking in the mirror and not wanting yourself but at the same time not expecting the same thing from everybody else. Apart of me says "you might as well give up on the world because there's nobody who understands you" but I sill have this hope in my heart that reminds...
    KeezyDerp KeezyDerp 18-21, M 1 Response Mar 14, 2013

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    I'm in love with this guy

    who I'm pretty sure only wants me for sex. I want my first time to be with someone I've been dating for a while and I've told him that I like him, but he never said anything back. He's confusing the **** out of me. I want him so bad, but he won't make a move.
    aelizabeth3300 aelizabeth3300 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    dmanton dmanton 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 10

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    I hate being a fool when you find out your not

    as important to someone as you thought.
    Booksaremypassion Booksaremypassion 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 26, 2014

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    I Know...

    I know in my head there are people who want me, but I dont feel it.... There are a few people who I know for absolute certain that they want me. I know that these three people do. Occasionally I feel it with them. Everyone else I just can't believe. And even then Im sure I...
    Tesse Tesse 18-21, F 12 Responses Nov 26, 2008

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    I don't even know why I try any more.

    I'll always be the second choice or the person on the outside. I just wish it didn't hurt as much.
    aelizabeth3300 aelizabeth3300 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 31, 2014

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    Literally, my husband won't stop playing a

    video game to give me a hug and a kiss. Mind you, I just complained to him the other day how he's not as affectionate as he should be. He literally wouldn't stop playing a game to give me a hug and a kiss. I am not worth a pause. That's great to know. I'm going to have an affair...
    aurismith aurismith 26-30, F Apr 14

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    Reject

    Who knows why I feel like this, I have family who loves me, friends who love me and always want me to do something with them...and yet I just feel like I am a burden and everyones lives would be better off without me.
    LipstickandBruises LipstickandBruises 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 6, 2008

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    Every time things seem like they are finally

    coming together they ground beneath me crumbles. I thought I was finally in a place where I could be free, where I could be myself but that place does not exist. I now understand that love does not come free of cost. No one hands it over to you like here, here's some love and I...
    Fi07 Fi07 18-21, F Nov 8, 2014

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    It seems like everyone

    and their mother has had sex when they were like 15, and it seems like sex all they care about. I'm more of an emotional guy and i'd rather be in love before i go anywhere near sex. It seems like no one else feels that way except for religious people, and I'm definitely not...
    aFuzzyBlouw aFuzzyBlouw 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 23

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    I hate myself because of it.

    It's not just that no guy likes me and stuff like that, though that is a part of it (the cheating and being used didn't really help either). But it's more that I don't feel that I matter to a single person on this Earth. I always try to be really nice and considerate. But that...
    chuhulil chuhulil 18-21, F 1 Response May 28, 2014

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    Alone For Far Too Long

    For nearly 8 years, I've been going to college. Out of those nearly 8 full years, I can only recall just a handful of people that have become my friends. And these friends do not talk to me, approach me, or go out for lunch on a daily basis. They are the kind of people that just...
    FashionQueen86 FashionQueen86 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 11, 2013

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