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I Hate Crying

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    asktanisha asktanisha 22-25, F Dec 30, 2013

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    I Did Enough

    When I was growing up and got spanked, I cried and cried, sometimes for hours, until the soreness in my bottom went away. When I saw a sad movie or television program, l dissolved in floods of tears, even if it was only a story. And even if I knew the storyline. When members of...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine 56-60, F Jun 4, 2013

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    Especially when someone's trying to cheer you up

    and sends a long meaningful message and it just makes you cry harder.. .-.
    ForeverKittenn ForeverKittenn 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 14

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    Proving I'm Worthy

    I move in 1 week. I have no friends. I'm single. I'm scared about my new college. I don't know who I am. I feel incredibly guilty because my parents supported me entirely when I left my abuser...financially, emotionally, college tuition, bought me food and gave me my old room to...
    iamrae22 iamrae22 22-25, F Aug 18, 2013

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    It seems that once I start.

    ..Every single thing that I have repressed since the last time I let my guard down comes flooding to the front of my mind, and I become inconsolable for a few minutes. I absolutely hate the feeling of losing control of my emotions. What's worse...is I hate the fact that there...
    katastrofic katastrofic 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 7

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    “ A wise man once sat in the audience

    and cracked a joke. all laughed like crazy. After a moment he cracked the same joke again and a little less people laughed this time. He cracked the same joke again and again, when there was no more laughter in the crowd, he smiled and said, “when you cant laugh on the same...
    CaliforniaPsycho CaliforniaPsycho 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 21

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    If only I could, when I feel like I'm about to

    cry all I can do is sit there even if I know that crying will help I can't. I can't cry, and it seriously sucks sometimes
    MusicSavesMyLife MusicSavesMyLife 13-15, F Nov 13

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    No matter how happy I am.

    It never lasts. I lay down at night and I think about all the days ahead of me. Days without him. It kills me to know that were apart. I miss him. Even if we talk every minute of everyday, I miss him. It gets worse at night. When it's dark and quiet. I'm left alone with my...
    BrokenPhoenixx BrokenPhoenixx 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    No Tears.

    Crying is only a sign to me of giving in. Oh, you cannot let them beat you down. Those words they say; spiteful, bitchy, hurtful words...Pass them aside. Though they hurt to the core, don't let it bring you down. That's right... Head up. Walk away. No tears.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jun 4, 2013

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    hannahdhoover hannahdhoover 16-17, F Feb 2

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    I feel so vulnerable

    when people see me me crying. At that moment they could say anything and it will either make me feel happy or even worse. I hate when I give people that chance to potentially hurt me. I figure I would rather act like I am always happy and break down later than to break down in...
    DontCallMeSunshine DontCallMeSunshine 18-21, F Jul 15

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    It reminds me I also hurt.

    ..it also reminds me I'm weak for allowing influences in my heart. I irk at the thought of falling in love again and feeling helpless, powerless and surrendered...yet tears and pain are my Constant reminder that I am alive...and strong enough to live another day.
    beloved03 beloved03 31-35, F 3 Responses Jul 20

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    I used to do that crying thing about every

    single day. Depression and anxiety can easily make it pretty frequent... But, since receiving medication, I haven't been able to cry for about 2 months. When I told my friends how wonderful it was not being able to cry for so long, they reacted so negatively, and they said that...
    HypeAboutEverything HypeAboutEverything 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 18

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    Lol. Omfg. Avoid it

    whenever possible many ways. Think of other things. Easy thanks to brains. And bipolar rapid. Throw rocks. Make twigs shorter. Go carnal cerebrally. Locate comedy. But cant avoid it forever. Howl like a coyote. Ask God why. And bawl as i...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Jun 19

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    i hate it when you try to go o go to sleep

    but everytime you close your eyes youre head starts spinning and all these thoughts hit you and your entire body vibrates with pain and even your bones ache. the worst part is having no one to turn to because everyone has heard it all before and are tired of it.. thy just say...
    BrokenSilence22 BrokenSilence22 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 17

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    I hate crying it makes me feel weak

    so every time I have to Cry I keep it in and when I'm alone I'll cry
    vanessa1718 vanessa1718 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 1

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    No Tear Zone

    Now growing up I always had to be strong. Grew up in an abusive household so not much time for tears. Had to take care of my baby brother and most times had to help my mom. So I learned to keep everything inside and to this day I still do. My mom cried all the time which is...
    sexxydiva sexxydiva 36-40, F 6 Responses Apr 28, 2011

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    I hate it when i cry then i don't feel

    or sound like myself I normally try to be the be happy go luck person but when i cry i feel weak and vulnerable and i don't like it. Does anyone else hate to cry?
    Cheshirecupacat Cheshirecupacat 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 9

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    The One.

    The worst type of crying is the silent one. The one when everyone is asleep. The one you feel in your throat, and your eyes become blurry from the tears. The one where you just want to scream. The one where you have to hold your breath and grab your stomach to keep quiet. The one...
    SkinnyThoughtsAndRedLipstick SkinnyThoughtsAndRedLipstick 18-21, F Mar 30, 2013

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    I hardly ever cry. I only cry

    when people die. Or my eyes water due to allergies. I went through so much trauma as a child and throughout my life, that my tear ducts sting whenever I do try to cry or when I do. Recently, my best friends little brother got emitted into a hospital for something pretty big...
    Art2Design Art2Design 22-25, M May 5

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    I actually hate crying.

    It makes me feel weak and pathetic and needy. Whenever I cry it doesn't help get emotions out or whatever, it just makes me feel like a stupid child.
    discoveringisabel discoveringisabel 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    Sick of It

    I have pretty much spent the past 3 weeks crying. I'll be sitting at a traffic light and its just enough time to think and get upset. I can't stop it I don't want to be this person who brings everyone down. I don't want my girlfriend to be the chick with the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 15, 2009

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    Tears Dry On Their Own

    Last night was nothing special. Nothing amazing happened, no painful and traumatic experience occurred...I simply realized just how lonely I really am. And I cried. I felt so silly for crying over something I can't really fix right now, and I hate crying in general. But I couldnt...
    iamrae22 iamrae22 22-25, F Jun 8, 2013

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    Like A Fukking F@g!

    But that's what I'm doing. I'm sooo tired of life. I don't think I can stay alive anymore. I don't wanna be alive anymore when there's no one here for me. Why do I always gotta be alone? Why do people gotta lie when I give them everything.....I always end up with a ******* knife...
    ScottyIsaDinosaurMotherfuckers ScottyIsaDinosaurMotherfuckers 22-25, M 2 Responses Oct 8, 2011

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    Don't Cry! Breath in don't let them out,

    Hold your breath, Bite your lip, Just don't let them slip out. Tears sting my eyes, I git my teeth, Breath deep, Determined not to let them slip. I will not be seen so weak, Won't let one leak, No matter how hard it is.
    Raindrops18 Raindrops18 36-40, F Jun 18

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    I Allwas Cry

    my MOM is the one who makes me cry
    buliej buliej 13-15 May 19, 2010

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    I am not a crier. I am not overly emotional

    like that, it feels weak and unnecessary to me for most things. I have never cried in front of anyone except my husband and my immediate family and even then very rarely. I come from a gaggle of criers who do not understand me, but that is ok - they can cry me a river, I will...
    justsleeplessme justsleeplessme 31-35, F Feb 10

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    Idk if this is just me or.

    . Well anyway when I feel like I'm about to cry I just can't cry. I will not cry at funerals or sad movies. I just hate crying. When somebody is trying to tell me something serious I can't be serious. I try to ignore it and make a joke or talk about something else.
    cats1234567 cats1234567 16-17, F Feb 2

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    Grrrr

    Worse than that, I still can't shake all the years I was told I was weak nor did I ever understand the statement that I would be given something to cry about. I hate it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 13, 2011

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    I'm getting so tired of crying myself to sleep

    every night now.... I just want to stop and I can't.... it's the same thing night after night...</3
    imgivingupnow imgivingupnow 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 23

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    I Refuse

    I have to be having a pretty horrible day to ever actually cry about it. I won't cry in front of anyone if I can help it, and I actually don't much like crying by myself. I don't really know why, I just think there's better things I should be doing other than crying about...
    Lexila Lexila 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 13, 2010

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    I Hate Crying At Movies

    Call me strange, but if I know or even suspect that a movie will make me cry, I tend to avoid it, I know it sounds like a cliche, but there is enough to cry about in this world already. A lot of people find this surprising behaviour for a girl, but oddly enough, I don't like to...
    laurie37 laurie37 18-21, F May 23, 2012

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    iamnoor iamnoor 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    If I Had A Choice..

    If I had a choice I would never cry. I think if there was a procedure to do it, I would have my tear ducts frozen up or something. I hate how easily I cry, and how people look at you like you are weak when you do.
    KindaSilly KindaSilly 36-40, F 6 Responses Oct 22, 2013

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    Most of time after crying,

    I feel headache. I really hate crying but can't stop it...
    Sweetynail Sweetynail 31-35, F Aug 11

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    Crying sucks. Especially

    when you don't get why or when you can't talk to anyone about it. The people you talk to about things say they completely understand, but they don't. None of them do. I don't even get why I'm crying right now. It's just so much things are happening right now that I think I'm...
    mchanna101 mchanna101 13-15 2 Responses Sep 29

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    I Never Even Do It.

    I haven't cried once since like, ninth grade. That's about four years ago. This excludes laughing really hard and the tears that escape when yawning a lot. Since that point in time, I've gotten and broken up with a girlfriend, graduated from high school, and watched the entire...
    tgf12 tgf12 18-21, M Nov 15, 2012

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    I refuse to let myself

    whenever I feel it coming I shut my eyes
    Fallenprinceofthedarkside Fallenprinceofthedarkside 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 10

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    I haven't cried in a few weeks

    and last night I started thinking about stuff and I cried harder than I have In months
    drowningmeslowly drowningmeslowly 16-17, F Aug 16

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    I have to be strong for others, so I can't let them see my pain.
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    Tears are just getting harder by the second to stop, I don't even show them but I can just feel them on the inside of me wanting to come out all the time lately. Though I hate...
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    I hate that I keep trying to keep our relationship going when he doesn't even want to be with me :( I'm tired of forcing this. I hate myself..it's all my fault :'( I wish I could...
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    I am so tired of wasting my tears over things I know I have no control over. Ever since I was little, I'd cry at the tiniest things like accidentally hitting someone, which now...
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    i hate when i have a crush on a good girl that i would love to be with but the last guy ruined her and she doesn't let me in.
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