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I Have a Depressed Boyfriend

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    I'm the type of person

    that can always find a reason to be happy, and don't even need a reason in the first place. My boyfriend always seems depressed and I think my bubbly happy talking can frustrate him. I'm not trying to be insensitive and I know he can't help it but I don't relate to that so I...
    Aeriebear Aeriebear 22-25, F 2 Responses May 11, 2014

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    My Boyfriend Has Been Having A Rough Month

    first off, my boyfriend lives in canada and i live in the US so it is difficult for us to see each other often because of money issues and schooling. anyways, last month, he found out that his uncle got into a car accident and passed away. he didn't know how to react or how to...
    bostongirl101 bostongirl101 18-21, F Jul 28, 2012

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    I'm Lost With And Without Him.

    My boyfriend and I have been together for going on three years, we got pregnant and lost the baby at six months. He was seemingly getting better until recently and I don't know what to do. I have thought of leaving him, but I don't feel right doing so, he is the only thing I know...
    NikkiAuger NikkiAuger 16-17, F Jan 21, 2013

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    My Depressed Boyfriend

    I've been with my boyfriend for exactly a year and 8 months and we love each other to death. He has been depressed ever since he was a child, for his father and mother had "issues", his childhood wasn't a very happy one and they got a divorce. He moved to live with a...
    lilylights lilylights 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 3, 2009

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    So Confused, Every Day!

    Ok, so I guess the only way to tell this story is to start at the beginning. I left my husband, who was a decent enough guy. He just wanted to sit at home all of the time and never see friends or do new things. So, I decided I wanted more for myself and I wanted him to find...
    insanity31 insanity31 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 16, 2012

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    This Is Hard.

    My long distance boyfriend of 2 1/2 years is depressed, I guess he always was but it got bad on aug 18th. We hardly talk or skype and when we do it's never long. He says it's hard and stressful and he feels stressed thinking about what I expect from him or some bullshit. I just...
    HurtingInTx HurtingInTx 26-30 3 Responses Nov 8, 2012

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    He Got a Job!!!!! This Should Be a Good Thing, Right?

    I am now feeling really optimistic about it, and he has gone deeper into feeling depressed!  I tired to take him out to eat and have some beers to celebrate his getting a job after I got off work, and he wouldn't answer the phone.  I couldn't come home because I knew it...
    annetastic annetastic 36-40, F 3 Responses Apr 18, 2008

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    I Have A Depressed Boyfriend

    I have a depressed boyfriend..i love he so much...& i dont mind that...it can happened to any one...i just dont know what to do!
    amy143 amy143 26-30, F 2 Responses Jan 24, 2012

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    Please Help With My Depressed Spouse

    can anyone help.i dont know what to do anymore. i am constantly feeling ignored and like dirt in his shoe. i am blamed for everything that is worong in his life. he can be really mean to me.is this normal.he also does not shower and it repulses me. i hang in there for what we had...
    jlh103 jlh103 41-45 2 Responses Jan 11, 2012

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    Not Sure How To Deal With It

    Well, my situation is rather long and complicated. I am in a relationship with a man that I met 7 years ago but didn't last at that time because he joined the military and long distance love did not work out at 18 yrs old. Fast forward 7 yrs, we reconnected thru FB, I was super...
    pennys1085 pennys1085 26-30, F 4 Responses Aug 13, 2012

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    Depressed Boyfriend Wants to Break Up

    Hi All' About a year ago i started seeing my boyfriend , i was going through divorce and he did too.  He was married and his wife left him for another guy after a month.  he hates her for that and is very angry about it.  He is very loving with me, he loves me...
    jdiaz jdiaz 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 8, 2009

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    He's Getting Better, But I'm Getting Worse....

    I have a depressed boyfriend.  He used to be really bad and never wanted to leave the house.  Now he is feeling much better and will actually go out with me and socialize.  I am a pretty social person.  I consider myself to be very slightly depressed but but not severely, it...
    purple613 purple613 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 21, 2011

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    Thank You!!!

    As a "depressed boyfriend" i would like to say THANK YOU on behalf of all depressed boyfriends... Even if we dont all say it!Thank you for staying with us!Thank you for putting up with our disorder!Thank you for your support!Thank you for being there when we need you!Thank you...
    JustKeepFighting JustKeepFighting 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 11, 2012

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    I Don't Know What To Do...

     I have been dating my current boyfriend for about nine months now and I love him dearly. He is very energetic and outgoing and can make friends easily, and always seems to be out of his house doing something with either his friends or me.  However, about a month ago...
    Sioraf Sioraf 18-21, F Nov 15, 2009

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    Need Some Support And Advice

    First off, my boyfriend and I have been together for almost 2 years now. He lives in Canada and I live in the states, so yes, we have a long distance relationship and up until now, it has been no problem for us. We don't get to see each other often but we usually skype every...
    bostongirl101 bostongirl101 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 9, 2012

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    Need Some Support!

    Let me summarize this the best that i can. I met my boyfriend online about a year ago, we've been together practically since we first spoke. At first everything was going beyond belief, i had never connected with someone so well and felt so good. I had ended a truly bad...
    prettylady21 prettylady21 22-25, F Oct 30, 2012

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    Depressed Boyfriend, I Don't Know What To Say...

    I started going out with my current boyfriends 8 months ago. From the beginning I could tell that he had mood swings, but as I learned more about him I realized it was much more than that. He is on Anti-depressants and another medication. One day he will be happy and...
    Breizz Breizz 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 18, 2010

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    Trying to Be Supportive

    My boyfriend lost his business a year ago and for the most part has spent the time sleeping all day, or going days without sleeping.  He got a job briefly last summer, but left because his boss was an a-hole and he wasn't used to even having a boss.  I approved because...
    annetastic annetastic 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 25, 2008

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    Sad And Sick Of This

    First off, my boyfriend and I have been together for almost 2 years now. He lives in Canada and I live in the states, so yes, we have a long distance relationship and up until now, it has been no problem for us. We don't get to see each other often but we usually skype every...
    bostongirl101 bostongirl101 18-21, F Nov 17, 2012

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    I Have a Depressed Husband

    Having a depressed partner isn't fun.  You can't make them get help for it.  I made my husband take an online quiz about depression by himself and he scored Depressed! He went to the doctor and was put on some medication which I could see such a big and Improved change...
    PJonmeds PJonmeds 41-45, F 5 Responses Mar 25, 2008

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    I Have a Depressed Husband

    Having a depressed partner isn't fun.  You can't make them get help for it.  I made my husband take an online quiz about depression by himself and he scored Depressed! He went to the doctor and was put on some medication which I could see such a big and Improved change...
    PJonmeds PJonmeds 41-45, F Mar 25, 2008

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    I Just Want To Help

    I've suffered from depression before. It wasn't very severe, and I was able to get myself out of it before it got too bad. My boyfriend is currently suffering with it though. You wouldn't know it from looking at him. He's very attractive, in shape, has friends, talks plenty, has...
    mjbobcat1 mjbobcat1 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 29, 2013

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    well I've been like this since I was 11 If I don't have a boyfriend at all times I go bananas LOL XD
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    I want a boyfriend who likes furries and is aged 15-17 I'm not bothered about looks just personality
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    So.. the whole thing is weird...we met and have been together for over 2 years and a half, however he has cheated on me at the beginning of our relationship and has been for about...
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    i want a boyfriend who lives in Washington state.
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    Do you think you need to be completely in love with your boyfriend 100% of the time in order to be with him?
    Waiting4Wings Waiting4Wings 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 29

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    Names Tre and I am 14 and mixed with black and white. I am looking for a boyfriend that is sweet and loves to cuddle and loves late night chatting.I don't care what race you are...
    trej222 trej222 13-15, M 3 Responses Apr 29

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    heyyy im 14 and im looking for a boyfriend around 13-15. I dont mind long distance relationship :) just message me guys :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 30

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    I've finally got a boyfriend after 3 yrs whoa !!! I'm excited but sometimes I think I'm too clingy and its gonna make him break up with me and I really really really like him
    Strange143 Strange143 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    yeah so text i want a boyfriend that is 13-16 years old and live in the us
    zane234 zane234 13-15, M 2 Responses May 3

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    My boyfriend has just left me for 4 months today. He seemed to be fine about it, I feel like I am the only one who is hurting from all of this. I'm so scared because so much can...
    abbie007 abbie007 18-21, F 2 Responses May 4

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    my boyfriend is so romantic I love him so much he made me cry because of all the the most beautiful things that he says to me
    notheonlyone notheonlyone 13-15, M 2 Responses May 4

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    I've been with my boyfriend for 2 years, lately i don't feel my love for him i feel numb and i'm affraid that i fell out of love, i love my future with him it makes me smile and...
    Uglyafgirl Uglyafgirl 18-21, F 1 Response May 5

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    hi I'm from Philippines..:) and I want a boyfriend..
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    fleishman1 fleishman1 18-21, F May 10

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    Tomorrow I am flying with 10 members of my boyfriends family and our two best friends to go watch him graduate from basic training! To say I am excited is an understatement...
    londonbridg londonbridg 22-25, F May 11

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    I would LOVE a boyfriend. And I don't choose a guy by there looks, I chose by there personality.
    molopez97 molopez97 16-17, M 2 Responses May 13

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    hi guys I'm 23 and looking for a sweet and romantic boyfriend ivd been cheated on so many times and don't know if there is any real guys out there anymore :(
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    jennay14 jennay14 18-21, F May 16

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    My boyfriend left for bootcamp a couple weeks ago. I had planned on going to see him at his graduation, but I just found out it's near an important event at work that i can't miss...
    Lauriet92 Lauriet92 22-25, F May 18

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    In looking for a boyfriend that's 13-17 that has to live in Bakersfield ,California (i am not skinny) if you are interested, text me @ 661-497-5224
    quaqua241 quaqua241 13-15, M 2 Responses 6 days ago
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