I Have Been Sacrificing My Own Happiness For Others

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    This Is Me

    Always giving, always looking at the other person's perspective which isn't a bad thing. It just isn't good if you're sacrificing your own happiness for others. It ends up causing resentment and that's not where I want to go in my life. Now after breaking up with my bf I have...
    Owleeeeease7 Owleeeeease7
    36-40, F
    1 Response Aug 16, 2012

    Caring Way Too Much

    I have always been the type of person that wants to please people,everyone has such high hopes for me that i try to almost no avail to please them and do as they ask. Now that i think back to those times it hinderd much of my childhood and is not creeping up with me into adult...
    TerrifiedoftheUnknown TerrifiedoftheUnknown
    26-30, F
    Jan 25, 2012

    Happiness Is Hard To Have For Others...

    Today, I had to let go of a friend that was bringing my life downwards.  I've known her awhile but she has been treating me like a stranger lately.  She's very jealous of my other friends too. I asked her to see a doctor about her depression and she is in denial...
    MissSedana MissSedana
    26-30, F
    Oct 27, 2009

    I Don't Trust Him...

    I know this person who I was best friends with.  He's gay, so we're not romantic with each other.  He's about 21 years old and I don't know if I can trust him anymore because he lies all of the time, even about nonsense stuff.  Guys have broken up with him...
    MissSedana MissSedana
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 3, 2009

    It's My Turn

    For so long I only thought of others but now I am living for me and loving for me. I am happy and content. :)
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Mar 21, 2010

    Sacrifing Love For A Smile On Your Parent's Face

    Beginning of 2012 wasn’t actually the luckiest time for me. A whole bunch of bad things happened to me. My dog died, I caught cold, I lost in Olympiad of English language… Still. In these dark times I met the girl of my dreams. It would take a separate book to describe her...
    munir4ek munir4ek
    18-21, M
    Jan 18, 2012
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