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I Get Physical Pains When I'm Depressed

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    I Hurt

    I hurt whenever I am depressed. Sometimes I just have weird symptoms like my arms or legs feel strange, my heart races, all kinds of unpleasant sensations..I can also get very anxious at times which makes it worse because then I think that maybe Im dying. Sometimes I just...
    piper66 piper66 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 17, 2008

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    It's Just Too Much

    I get these awful chest pains.  I try to hide it, but sometimes they are just too much and it's quite obvious that something is wrong.  I have two little girls, and i don't want them to see me like this, and it's getting more difficult to hide it.   i 've had...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 18, 2009

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    Headaches

    Yeah. I get headaches when I'm depressed.But more importantly, eh, I get some heartache too. You know, the kind that burns at your soul. And if you ask me, that hurts more than physical pain.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 70+ Jun 27, 2011

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    Inexplicable Pains When I'm Depressed

    I get it in my arms, chest and abdomin the worst, and it's constant. Sometimes I think I finally have lung cancer from smoking, or breast cancer as this is where the worst pain is, but nothing ever happens, it just stays the same. Constant pains, ranging from sharp, stabbing...
    shellshocker shellshocker 22-25 1 Response Aug 21, 2009

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    The Works

    Headaches, nausea, cramps... Ah depression is a wonderful thing.
    SaharaOdeil SaharaOdeil 22-25, F Aug 10, 2008

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    Mostly In My Back...

    Mostly, its my lower back... Sometimes its in my legs... But it always helps to make me more miserable. Ugh.
    iFortiTude iFortiTude 31-35 3 Responses Aug 14, 2008

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    Feeling Sick

    I feel physically ill when I'm depressed. I feel like I'm sick and that my insides are all sticky. I want to get all that stickiness out of me so I breathe heavily as a psychological symptom. I am literally trying to force everything out.I get headaches a lot less often but the...
    chrysalid chrysalid 18-21, F Jan 14, 2012

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    Inexplicable Pains When I'm Depressed

    I get it in my arms, chest and abdomin the worst, and it's constant. Sometimes I think I finally have lung cancer from smoking, or breast cancer as this is where the worst pain is, but nothing ever happens, it just stays the same. Constant pains, ranging from sharp, stabbing...
    shellshocker shellshocker 22-25 1 Response Aug 21, 2009

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    Ache

    When i am feeling depressed i can have pain everywhere. just everything aches. There have been times when the upper left quadrant  of my abdomen just was in so much pain. for months it would go on. no doctors could explain it. i had all kinds of tests. Some days its just so...
    Tacit Tacit 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 9, 2008

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    Evanescence- my immortal: http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=5anLPw0Efmo I use to listen to this band a lot when I was really depressed. Now I just listen to them when I'm angry, or...
    THISarcane THISarcane 18-21, F 3 Responses May 11

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    I can't do this anymore. I can't just keep acting like I'm OK. I'm not ok. I think about suicide every minute of every day. I wonder why people don't care anymore. I know I push...
    Kelnea Kelnea 13-15, F 1 Response May 18

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    When i'm upset, when i'm happy, when i'm tired, when i'm awake. There is a style of music and song for every situation. The world would be a boring place without music
    Gemma1990 Gemma1990 22-25, F 2 Responses May 4

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    Not as a sexual thing. I just do it when I'm bored haha
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 4

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    I have both put my hands in my pants out of boredom as well as put my hands in my pants to beat off like a rabid monkey especially when I'm having a certain conversation with...
    WarriorsHeart WarriorsHeart 22-25, M a week ago

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    I only call you when it's half past, fiveThe only time that I'll be by, your, sideI only love it when you touch me, not feel meWhen I'm ****** up, that's the real meWhen I'm...
    Chibiiiii Chibiiiii 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    And I complain when I'm bored! This is the reason I NEVER sing, but sit on social media complaining all day!
    AudioTravylerRavenwolf AudioTravylerRavenwolf 13-15, F May 20

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    I love putting my hand in side my jeans specially when I'm wearing something silky it feels so good to have my hands inside my pants touching my satin underwear and I don't care if...
    satinbitch58 satinbitch58 56-60, M a week ago

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    I like the bands Hedley, Linkin Park, and Mariana's trench. Hedley is my favourite but Linkin Park is also my favourite, my current favourite song is Numb by Linkin park, and when...
    OnlyHumanSadly OnlyHumanSadly 16-17, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Ugly Kid Joe - I Hate Everything About You And I get sick when I'm around, I can't stand to be around I hate everything about you! Everything about you, everything about you...
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F May 14

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    Breakdown... Tears they fall and I don't know why, these moods I'm in just make me cry, the anger and rage comes pouring out, for no apparent reason I want to scream and shout...
    EricaAudrey22 EricaAudrey22 18-21, F 1 Response May 22

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    right now I'm listening to Falling in reverse and throwing my ball up at the ceiling and catching it while eating strawberry wafers
    Naniebananie Naniebananie 16-17, F May 11

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    Adam Levine. I'm going to keep you close today. Be my crutch to get through the day.
    llevame llevame 41-45, F May 12

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    I'm pretty sure I just sold the rights to 73% of my bed space in exchange for a lasagne. Right when everyone is getting riled up about Australia selling off it's assets to...
    TheWildling TheWildling 22-25, F 3 Responses May 20

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    I'm upset scared and confused
    jorgoth jorgoth 16-17, M 3 Responses May 24

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    I'm doing it now. Stroking and squeezing my manhood.
    MrJingleswilly MrJingleswilly 41-45, M 2 days ago

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    AC/DC - T.N.T. Cuz I'm T.N.T. I'm Dynamite T.N.T. And I'll win the fight T.N.T. I'm a power-load T.N.T. Just watch me Explode
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F 1 Response May 11

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    Nickelback - Lullaby Well, I know the feeling Of finding yourself stuck out on the ledge And there ain't no healing From cutting yourself with the jagged edge I'm telling you that...
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F May 12

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    I guess I'm bored right now because my hands are in my pants trying to relieve some tension.
    Macy21 Macy21 36-40, F 40 Responses May 12

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    Buckcherry - Sorry This time I think I'm to blame it's harder to get through the days You get older and blame turns to shame
    RoughDiamond17 RoughDiamond17 36-40, F May 14

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    I'm on my way to my first voice recital, and I'm really nervous. I hate performance anxiety.
    KessieTheBear KessieTheBear 13-15, F May 16

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    This is me every night. I sleep from 6am to about 10am smh I'm over it
    lolabaybee lolabaybee 22-25, F 1 Response May 19

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    I always say I'm sorry to people when it's not needed. There are a few people on here that deserve a sorry from me. You will know who you are and I'm sorry for how I treated you...
    jaks26 jaks26 16-17, F May 20

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    I'm pretty sure that putting the letters OMG in that order was invented with my embarrassing silliness in mind. What on earth was I thinking??
    funcity2015 funcity2015 18-21, M 4 Responses May 25

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    Whenever people ask me if I'm okay, I always have this fixed idea in my mind that they're just asking to seem like they care, but in reality they don't give a **** about me, and...
    46Ricechan 46Ricechan 13-15, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I've been through alot and so has my family so when they ask me are "you okay?" I respond with a simple "I'm fine." I thought they needed me to be strong. Now, I want someone to...
    Boo4Kayti Boo4Kayti 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It really helps with my anxiety. I go into another world when I listen to music.
    HannahB15 HannahB15 13-15, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I feel like nobody at school has any affection towards me. When its people's birthdays, that get loads of hugs and everyone hugs them. When it was my birthday no one even touched...
    z1a2r3a z1a2r3a 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I always say I'm Ok even when in not my parents ask are you Ok? I always say yes and friend asks are you Ok I always say yes I don't know why I guess I'm just scared to say No...
    Nicole41899 Nicole41899 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    If I'm quiet and agreeable. Yeo, I'm upset. I don't get upset easily but when I feel like you're ignoring me or avoiding me? Well then, that's where I become really quiet and poker...
    ThinaElise ThinaElise 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I think music is always the best when alone because when someone else can hear it they always tell me that it isn't a good song/artist or they think it should be turned down. Now...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    I always read my girlfriends messages when I think of her
    bradley600 bradley600 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    When I first signed up for this app my stomach got all knotted up and ached lol. Now it's my fav app
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 day ago

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