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I Have a Bi-polar Friend

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    My friend has stopped talking to me!

    !? it was my birthday on the 16th July and I planned to stay at home but she invited me over to her house... she said why stay at home? Come over and lets celebrate! i got a phone call from her saying her boyfriend may not be happy with me coming to her house because of the...
    DepressedGirl22 DepressedGirl22 22-25, F Jul 19

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    I Have a Bi-polar Friend

    I have a friend who has bi-polar and I known him for a few years.  I met him at my old school back in 2004.  I didn't know he had bi-polar until he threaten another kid on the school bus with a knife because he was being teased and he had a violent outburst...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 26, 2009

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    Mildly Bi-polar

     One of my best friends and her mom for that matter, are both Bi-polar.  She was giving me a ride home from school one day, and somehow we got onto the topic.  She actually told me that she isn't currently taking medicine to control it, but if it becomes a...
    LadyAlera LadyAlera 18-21, F 1 Response May 26, 2009

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    Bi Polar

    For some reason those friendships never seem to last very long...
    Arorin Arorin 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 9, 2010

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    Maybe it is a generational thing, or maybe it is a male thing, but I do not have a best friend. I have a wife, kids, lots of work friends, friends from long ago who are my...
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    My friend and I have been best friends for 5 years now. Back in January, he asked me to go out with him & I said "Yes!". We dated for a few months then one day after school, while...
    LoveIsAConfusingThing LoveIsAConfusingThing 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I don't have a best friend. Plain and simple. I have plenty of friends, and don't have problems making them. But I think I've been making all the wrong types of friends. The ones...
    jolieember12 jolieember12 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    ilovemykids2014 ilovemykids2014 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 23

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    veeshybi veeshybi 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    I've had an okay day, woke up pretty late, Haven't had more that 2 up's today.. I was depressed the rest of the time.. But I prefer the constant depression, it hurts way to much to...
    Lily449 Lily449 18-21, F Sep 6

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    She's been my best friend forever. Love her to death.
    corco95 corco95 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    I really need true friends :).
    xjulianax xjulianax 16-17, F 4 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    And I've never even met her in person. Internet friends are real.
    Theycallherelly Theycallherelly 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    i had a best friend, then i had a frienemy and now i have an enemy. As i moved up to high school, my friends and i were put into different classes, forcing us to find new friends...
    aStarGirl aStarGirl 13-15, F Aug 26

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    a few years ago I was on a stupid site where I met her. And the actually odd thing about this is that at first I really thought she wouldn't mean this much to me. But every week...
    spash spash 18-21, F Aug 28

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    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 6

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 12

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    I'm 23 years old, and I have no friends. Acquaintances yes, but no close friends. I haven't hung out with someone I can call close or a good friend since early 2012. So I try and...
    DarkGem DarkGem 22-25 3 Responses Aug 25

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    We're the three musketeers.We even have a little singing group. I'm the Beyoncé of the group.We'll be friends forever.We'll go to each other's wedding, have babies at the same...
    ChelseaMonroe ChelseaMonroe 22-25, F Sep 5

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    When u find a best friend, enjoy the friendship, don't take each others for granted and always be good to each others. I have no best mate, a male or a female. I'm 43. I know I...
    Myalee Myalee 41-45, F Sep 12

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    We had been best friends, inseparable since, kindergarden, but then we had to go and fall for each other and then break up and get dramatized. We would have been a perfect couples...
    catherineeac catherineeac 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    I have my two brothers and my mum. I really really want real friends.... I'm so lonely and am a poor excuse for a human. I always end up getting used and hated... People only like...
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    His name is Leonard Finch. I named my profile after him, because he's me. That's what he is. He is a bad version of me who has a better life. I want to be just like him. I love him...
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    I feel more comfortable to having online friends. Not good in keeping the real friendship :(
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    Distancexx Distancexx 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 9

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    Yes, girls and guys can be friends without being a couple. I don't get how some people think it can't happen. Anyway, my friend Kaimana is so weird and funny but he's great. He's...
    rapfordays rapfordays 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 9

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    kayeEL kayeEL 13-15, F Sep 9

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    My bestfriend told me she didn't want to be friends anymore 4 months ago and I still cry about it most nites Bc we were so close And I miss her and I want to know what I did..
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    Visium13 Visium13 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 22

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    Ashleyjam43 Ashleyjam43 18-21, F Aug 22

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    theowlcaptain theowlcaptain 16-17 Aug 24

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    I'm am in a poor school and I feel like my classes are very slow and it's hard to make friends when everybody around you does not understand the words you use and just treats you...
    Paternator Paternator 13-15, M Aug 25

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    YOU PEOPLE ARE AWESOME!!!! THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO'S IS MY FRIEND!!! LETS HAVE A PARTY!!! ;D
    2Tegs4U 2Tegs4U 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    i think i made a friend here (: today was great talking to him
    blosszm blosszm 13-15, F Aug 26

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    So, ummmm, my friend really pushes the envelope with weirdness
    LongForgotten LongForgotten 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    Because I cant make friends. I lack basic social skills and the thought of just having to be around people, nevermind talking to them freaks me out :P
    EmbraceForever EmbraceForever 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 27

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