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I Hate That I Care Too Much

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    Watching The Next Man Start To Suffer

    My wife has been dating another man behind my back for about a year and a half. Sometime during all of this, I was pushed into a corner of neglect and loneliness so extreme, I wound up befriending and falling for someone. My Dream Girl. That really was just a friendship, and my...
    TheVerticalMan TheVerticalMan 41-45, M 4 Responses Oct 12, 2013

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    Learning To Care Less

    I wish I could just turn off my feelings like a light switch. I stress out about things and people too much. I had an epiphany today. Why should I care if some of my friends in real life or online have decided to stop interacting with me? It's silly to stress over it and get...
    howsab howsab 31-35, F Aug 10, 2011

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    Picking Songs

    I always seem to be picking songs based on what my heart wants to say these days... When I get it right, my heart seems to resonate with the music, or the lyrics, or both.... I've been going through a lot of traumas in my love life lately, my marriage is dead and I am simply...
    TheVerticalMan TheVerticalMan 41-45, M 2 Responses May 20, 2013

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    butthumbs butthumbs 26-30, F May 14, 2014

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    Why Do I Even Care?!

     i keep second guessing myself and thinking about it... wtf is wrong with me? im like a stalker... i need to forget it already!!! Its making me feel horrible...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 29, 2009

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    The Other Person

    Sometimes I wish I was one of those people who can control their feelings really well. I have always been that "other" person. The one who cares too much, or too fast, or too easily. I tell myself everytime that I am going to be better the next time, keep my feelings in check...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 26, 2012

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    I care too much and i end up getting hurt..its like im here to get hurt instead of anyone i know
    1phoenix1 1phoenix1 22-25, M 1 Response May 10

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    Money....Money....Money! Great song! But I digress... money is the root of all evil: of that, I am certain. I have never had more than I needed nor have I desired more than I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 14

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    The problem with me is that I care to much. It doesn't matter if someone has hurt me, abused me, abandoned me, if I know that person, or if I don't know the person, I will always...
    SuicideSmile SuicideSmile 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    When I start to like somebody, I idolise him. I can only awesome things about the person. I cannot find any fault or can too easily ignore it. I fall head over heels but it's over...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 10

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    I've notice i care to much lately. i didn't use to. why is it that i have to always care about people more then they care for me. its not fair. I'm sure i sound like a child right...
    miakajones2001 miakajones2001 36-40, F 21 hrs ago

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    Why are some people so insensitive in the sense they can say or tell you anything and expect you to not feel bad or get offended because they think they won't feel the same way as...
    jessycarcher jessycarcher 22-25, F 1 Response May 9

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    sometimes I just cannot care... it's just the person that I am and I always end up being the hurt one... anyone agree?
    ItsBaddie ItsBaddie 18-21 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I do I don't understand why though... sometimes I think way to much me and my bro Joey know how it goes he's my best friend and we over think everything lol but I create these...
    wallflower395 wallflower395 13-15, F Apr 28

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    My own younger brother lives in a different state and won't talk to me. he hngs up when I call. he won't text me back. we won't say I love you or goodnight. it hurts. it hurts more...
    XxautychanxX XxautychanxX 13-15, F 2 Responses May 10

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    I wish I could just take away the pain for everyone!
    AmandizzLove06 AmandizzLove06 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 29

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    Said it wasn't for the sex, still dipped on me. Said you were really down for me, still dipped. Said you changed, still dipped. Said you really wanted this, still dipped. Could've...
    constancerainey constancerainey 18-21, F May 6

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    add me on snapchat @keirra_50
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 10

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    I really shouldn't but it's who I am, I've bin physically, mentally and emotionally hurt all my life for caring but it's like a drug to me, I can't stop
    Lahaynes14 Lahaynes14 22-25, M 3 Responses May 10

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    I try to make people happy when I shouldn't and I always end up getting Screwed in the long run :( but I have to help so? Idk what to do
    CrystalMuffins CrystalMuffins 13-15, F 5 Responses May 10

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    Now I walk away when I forsee I may be hurt. Makes it hard to trust anyone.
    casualtyofwar casualtyofwar 22-25, M 2 Responses May 13

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    every night I come hone and isolate myself. I try not to take my day out on my family so they don't hurt me. I know its bad to keep isolated. but every night I have a new scar or a...
    Sadiemay523 Sadiemay523 18-21, F 3 Responses May 14

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    Many people have acquired an unquenchable thirst for money and power. This is now a world that revolves around greed and materialism. We're basically living a life similar to that...
    ThatOneGemini ThatOneGemini 16-17, F 1 Response May 15

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    What about friends? about Family? About having fun? Money is of course important but it is not everything and you can't buy everythinng you really need in life.
    Julia1600 Julia1600 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I get let down a lot. Very easily too. People get my hopes up. They talk so much **** but... They don't walk the walk. Actions speak louder than words. I live by that. It's like my...
    Halestone Halestone 22-25, F May 17

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    The problem that I have is that I tend to keep the bad things people say in, and never let in the good things, despite the fact that I know that the good things said to me about me...
    jray16 jray16 13-15, M 4 days ago

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    I'm listening to music laying in bed thinking way too much.About absolutely everything once again I'm crying I hate crying I can't stop.
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 3 Responses May 4

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    Especially since I'm crushing on this one guy. Ughhhh. I hate it so much, crushing on someone. Hopefully it's the last time ever. lol
    UselessNobody UselessNobody 31-35, F 5 days ago

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    I'm hurting too much inside. I think I'm going to have a breakdown or depression because of just a small thing. I have no friends to talk to about my issues and in keeping too much...
    loveumybabyliam loveumybabyliam 18-21, F 1 Response May 3

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    I dislike when I think too much. Which is always. I start to think about my life. Of could or should have been and what is good about it now. But it isn't just my voice I hear when...
    jrf9782 jrf9782 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I use to barely sleep. I had severe insomnia. Id sleep 3hrs at most. Lately I sleep too much. Now im sleeping 12 to 13hrs. Its broken up cause Im woken up. But still its too much...
    PhoenixRising83 PhoenixRising83 31-35, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Thinking about things too much leads to doing little. Leads to over thinking. Leads to despair. Thinking too much can make a lighthearted mood go to a low mood. Really there's...
    paliglass paliglass 31-35, F 2 Responses May 12

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    i think about life too much. i feel too many emotions. its hard to handle them.
    AlisonAnnAbby AlisonAnnAbby 22-25, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    thinking too much would create...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 29

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    I am thinking way too much tonight.... I don't know what to do with myself.... :( Being depressed does not help the situation.
    Lovelybaby18 Lovelybaby18 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 29

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    Pain and fear are a deadly combination. No one wants to say it, but I look like ****. I can't sleep anymore. There's just too much confusion.
    cartermurrows cartermurrows 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    I try to distract myself but then I always end up thinking too much. Full of what if's. I need to stop this I might get crazy, very close to that.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 30

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    I think too much which drives me crazy.
    Ridemywavvvve Ridemywavvvve 31-35, F 1 Response May 2

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    I think I may be even too much for EP.
    Golfknar Golfknar 36-40, M 2 Responses May 9

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    I think about everything like I was swimming and I looked up and said what if that fell that would be messed up I think way too much
    ridleyswaq ridleyswaq 13-15, M May 11

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    I spend too much money on my wireless bill. At least $100 a month just 4 me! Wat bout u?
    confusedGirl84 confusedGirl84 26-30, F 1 Response May 13

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