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I Have a Bi-polar Friend

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    It's really, really, time consuming

    and draining to be friends with someone bi polar. Especially having clinical depression myself. My friend is currently not speaking to me because I only talked on the phone to her for 1 hour 47 minutes today. I hate talking in the phone and never talk to anyone as long as I do...
    Cg1772 Cg1772 41-45, F 2 Responses May 21

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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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    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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    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, 2014

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