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I Get Scared Being Home Alone At Night

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 134 People

    I Hate The Night Alone

    this time two years ago i loved being alone havin my own space and slept fine by my self i would even walk at two in the morning home and not even turn around ever since iv been with my partner that i met a year and half ago i cant sleep properly enless im with someone and a year...
    Aliciaewers Aliciaewers 18-21 1 Response Oct 2, 2011

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    Night Time = Flip Out Time For Me!

    At night, I am always scared. The Story: Seriously. Wen i was younger i was SO scared i wud actually pace the hallways. I always had to sleep with my parents otherwise i wudn't be able to sleep. i finally got over my fear for a while and i cud sleep alone in my own...
    916b 916b 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 19, 2008

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    Through The Eyes Of An Ocd Person

    It's 3:03 at night. Mother, father, and all the siblings are asleep wandering through the realm of dreams. You are fixed in a state of the stark night's reality. You tiptoe over nameless substances, lurking, littering your room, to steal a glance out the ebony window...
    Naliruns Naliruns 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 21, 2011

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    I'm Scared When I'm Alone

    I'm quite young, early teens, and I live out in the middle of no where in a huge house. My parents clean the local school and our car recently buggered out so we have one car, 3 seats. So now when my parents go to work they take my sister and I stay home. I'm really scared...
    ScarletSnake ScarletSnake 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 2, 2013

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    Not So Much...

    Scared. More anxious, apprehensive and in defense-mode. Paranoia. I've done things like check to make sure all the windows are shut and locked tight. I've kept pets in my personal enviroment to alert me to anything or anyone doing something that it has no business to be doing...
    Neur0ticism Neur0ticism 18-21, F Jun 19, 2008

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    After 2 Attempted Breakins Inside A Very Short Space Of Time I'm Petrified...

    I live alone and inside the past few weeks I've had 2 attempted breakins during the night.  The 1st time I only found out when I went to leave the house the next morning and the 2nd time I had been sleeping on my sofa scared to go to bed, they were making a much bigger and...
    eenymo eenymo 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 29, 2011

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    Well.. It's a little emberrasing.

    But it's true. Not everytime but mostrly I get scared. I'm old enough to have my own place, but the thoughts about being home alone at night, fears me sometimes. I'm a grown up, so it should't be a problem, but it is. I've had some pretty bad experiences with being alone at...
    CallMeAmy CallMeAmy 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    I watch/read scary things at night

    so I would be terrified
    FuRyEU FuRyEU 13-15, M Apr 10

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    Wen Im Home Alone

    wen i get scared becuz i had this scary dream that this man was out side my window and he killed my aunt. i am very scared to be hme alone
    jhavanniah jhavanniah 13-15, F Jun 12, 2012

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    Its Has Happened, It Can Happen Again

     It’s daylight hours, I have my phone and everything, but I keep on jumping at every little noise! It doesn’t help that it’s so windy today and all the leaves keep scratching against my stinking window! An that’s another thing; there’s too many...
    Iamscared1594 Iamscared1594 16-17 1 Response Apr 1, 2009

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    What Now!

    for the most part i feel safe at home its relaxing, i have my dog, and the Internet. but as each day comes to an end i feel alone, no one to talk to, no one to keep my mind occupied. just the same old haunting what if theory, I'm always thinking something is going to happen to me...
    petooo petooo 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 2, 2009

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    Big Scary House: My Fears

    My house is huge and far away from other houses. I'm a teenage girl. I'm so paranoid at night whenever I'm alone. These are the thing I'm scared of:-seeing scary people looking through my window.-monsters in the closet-spiders and bugs -going to the bathroom because what if I...
    TheWeirdoGirl TheWeirdoGirl 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 1, 2012

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    I'm home alone once again

    and i'm trying so hard not to think of any of the scary movies that i watched in the past...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 9

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    Can't Sleep

    Unhappy tonight- too scared to sleep :( We've had an attempted break in already and another incident, so I'm really nervy.
    ElizabethSlug ElizabethSlug 22-25 1 Response Aug 15, 2008

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    I Live Alone

    I live alone in a government housing complex that is rife with drugs and violence.  I do not communicate with the people around me and my house has been broken into 4 times in 12 mths.  Sometimes when i wake up my lock is unclicked and only the chainlock is preventing...
    Stormii1 Stormii1 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 3, 2010

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    Scared Literaly To Death..

     I never was home alone at night until almost a month in 2 more days me and my husband live together and we had my father living with us but he recently passed almost a month ago as I said and now I'm home alone for 12 hours almost every night and I'm absolutely scared out...
    BabyTurtle006 BabyTurtle006 22-25 3 Responses Oct 7, 2010

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    Sccared X

    i am frightend and anxious every single night i panic i take kalms as i dont want to go back on anti depressants i cant talk to no one even my doctor as they dont seem intrested and take me seriously this is a living nitemare xx
    lilpinkhunnybunny lilpinkhunnybunny 36-40, F 4 Responses Feb 24, 2010

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    I don't like admitting the fact that I feel lonely. Even when I'm with family I feel this way. I act like all is okay and try to go with the flow but deep inside me I know I'm...
    dontknowww dontknowww 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I don't know why I am writing this but I feel I have to in order to be sane. My dad died last Monday around 3:15 am. He fell in June due to a heart block, bradycardia. He...
    amazingdream amazingdream 46-50, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I do if I'm home alone because I'm usually naked. I figure nobody wants to see that!! Lol
    fortfan fortfan 56-60, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    my parents both stalk me. My mom tried to break into my phone and got me locked out of it. I found out she was snooping on my pc, and she wouldn't even admit it. She is a liar. My...
    CopperFoil CopperFoil 16-17, M 1 day ago

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    After 5 years of teaching children with special needs, I decided to quit my job to be a teacher to my son instead who was then a year old. Its been one year being a Stay Home mum...
    lpch lpch 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Last night I went to Baker Beach in San Francisco after it was dark (wasn't specifically trying to do it after dark, that was just when I got there). I parked at the top of the...
    l3rett l3rett 46-50, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I just want to get some things off my chest because I can't tell anyone in real life, especially about the plastic surgery. Here goes, put your emo shades on. (And for the love of...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 days ago

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    I just wanted a friend to talk to while I wanted to be alone
    NicoleeBearx28 NicoleeBearx28 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    I'm having a hard time adjusting back into the 'norm' of having ss14 and ss17 being back home w/us after having a much needed break for abt 5-6 days. I feel so depressed that it...
    FrauleinAsh FrauleinAsh 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I hate being home at night so I've found myself looking for every excuse to go to this park close to my house... I've brought numerous friends there and we just hang out and talk.
    cocojean cocojean 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    i think it will happen to me again very soon being homeless ...im struggling very badly..my extreme depression state is slowly destroying me...i wish just for a day to have a...
    LegendBattles LegendBattles 26-30, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I'm getting into the bathtub soon... gonna have a little fun;) message me guys and girls
    deleted deleted 26-30 10 Responses Aug 21

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    My family's out on vacation and I'm home alone... It used to be really fun when I was younger...lol :-D
    fuwhat fuwhat 18-21, M Aug 21

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    I've been homeschooled ever since I got a brain tumor when I was 11 that damaged my hypothalamus and left me with hypothalamic obesity. When I started gaining weight rapidly after...
    hypostacy13 hypostacy13 13-15, F Aug 21

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    currently;) why waste a good home alone day? I'm sure my neighbor isn't minding the view either;)
    deleted deleted 26-30 16 Responses Aug 20

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    I've had epilepsy my entire life and it was never diagnosed until this month. Now suddenly I can't work, can't drive, and have no where to live and no way to pay the rent. Every...
    AlexWasp AlexWasp 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    I am at home alone so often that I think I have made my naughty hours, how can I call it... hmmm almost boring. I've become an Expert in self entertainment ;)
    Magsminx Magsminx 36-40, F 9 Responses Aug 19

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