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I Have Butterflies In My Stomach

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    I Had to Kill Those Butterflies

    with Alprazolam. The doctor called it "Xanax".
    kucinta kucinta 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 11, 2008

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    Nervous Wreck!!!

    AHHH!!! i am so nervous. I don't want to make a fool of myself!!!
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 2, 2008

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    Butterflies

    this is a song by Alana Lee Hamilton. So beautiful. the link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0xHfRUW99aI&feature=autoplay&list=QL&index=1&playnext=7 the lyrics: From the early days I saw your face boy You told me a lie I knew you were shy This is what we do You don't have to...
    blondieluvschmeggie blondieluvschmeggie 13-15, F Mar 31, 2011

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    There's a boy and he makes me feel

    so happy โค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜š. You know who you are! :3
    peterdng peterdng 18-21, M Mar 26

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    It's just a bit of fear over meeting someone

    you like. It's not a sign of weakness, it just means that you need love and care just like everyone else.
    kiddishguy kiddishguy 26-30, M Jul 5

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    The Messiest Weekend Ever!

    This weekend was brilliant! I hung with a group of over 20 people and I only knew one of them and that was the best part. Being in the company of people that you don't know is the best thing because you have no preconceived ideas about them. I could just enjoy their stories and...
    jdksbfd jdksbfd 18-21, F Apr 23, 2012

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    12:33 A.m Waiting

    Haha Yes I get butterflies anticipating the next talk me and baby will have I Love it though. Waiting to hear his Voice knowing that when it happens. We will be laughing all night. Then to Hang up and Fall asleep with the thought on my mind never thought Love Would be so Great...
    matthewsmommy matthewsmommy 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 9, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    I have no idea if this really has anything to do with anxiety, and I also have no idea if it's asthma or some other medical thing, hoping someone here can help me since I'm so...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    I have had morphea since 1965 at the age of 14. Back then it was extremely rare to find a doctor who even knew what morphea was. My morphea started as a round spot on my wrist...
    Muffygirl Muffygirl 61-65, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    Corner time was an important part of my punishments growing up. It was usually the waiting- knowing what was happening with butterflies in the stomach! Occasionally afterwards we...
    spankedmatilda spankedmatilda 18-21, F 7 Responses Jul 9

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    I have been distant even from myself. Almost as if giving up. Which is hardly the case. I just feel distant and cannot get to grips with cacomorphobia. Got intimate with my wife...
    funnyface2014 funnyface2014 41-45 38 mins ago

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    So you know that feeling you get when you have a crush on someone? You get butterflies in your stomach and you can't wait to talk to them every day? I have a crush ๐Ÿ˜Š
    KylieLaine KylieLaine 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 2

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    Hello everyone!! It takes me ages to write this first review and specially so much power. Do you know that feeling when you talking with yourself about how nice is to be single...
    poolboy1991 poolboy1991 18-21, M Jul 18

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    My MIL is not a bad person, but she says and does things that get to me. My husband and I are from two different cultures, with people from his culture being more direct and...
    luigisprincess luigisprincess 26-30, F Jul 22

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    I have Adjustment Disorder with mixed anxiety and disorder, and yes I was diagnosed with it, not self-diagnosed. I feel depressed most of the times, I always get butterflies in my...
    Mikaylaxo Mikaylaxo 13-15, F 6 Responses Jul 23

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    In your life you meet people who bring much joy to your life and also people who bring much misery to it. I am very unfortunate because I've had more people who bring me misery in...
    morgan18365 morgan18365 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    Omg, I hate those flighty little bastards. A few weeks ago, I was getting ready for work, an I noticed one glaring at me, so long story short, while trying to kill it, I totally...
    sweett39 sweett39 36-40 1 Response Jul 14

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    Butterflies and moths? They creep me out to the max lol I have no idea why but if I see one I'll go insane.
    XxbixtchybellaxX XxbixtchybellaxX 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 23

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    .. I'm so used to saying that "something is wrong with my stomach, I just can't hold food down".. For years that I think I actually believed it. Realizing recently that I don't...
    YupThatsMee YupThatsMee 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    I'm scared to death of moths but I like butterflies. I'm also afraid of birds. And worst of all, boys are scary too (lol, last one is a joke)
    bryce7 bryce7 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 1

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    I somewhat LIKE a boy but I LOVE a different boy... The boy i LIKE makes me feel wanted and that im special... But the boy i LOVE makes my heartbeat fast and gives me butterflies...
    MissCheekyFaced MissCheekyFaced 16-17, F Jul 22

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    I'm currently on this Christian project for a month with 32 other people. I wasn't really close to anyone at the start but the plane ride was so long so now we're like glue (stuck...
    milkybars milkybars 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    Before I begin, let me first say there's no confusion here about whether or not to cheat. Can't handle the truth.... Having an affair is on my bucket list. Yeah, I said it! I...
    thatdresstho thatdresstho 41-45, F 13 Responses Jul 6

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    The first time I saw you my heart honestly had to skip a beat. Seeing you pull up in with your truck waiting for me with a big smile on your face. And the way you made me feel when...
    cassiecollins cassiecollins 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 7

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    It might be strange to admit this even though I have been married. I never had a real boyfriend before my husband and I know now I settled for someone because I didn't want to be...
    Free247 Free247 36-40, F Jul 11

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    I am deathly afraid of caterpillars. It's completely irrational because they're so small and harmless, they only live to eat then cocoon and turn into flying caterpillars (oh, I...
    PepperGrrrl6669 PepperGrrrl6669 26-30, F Jul 17

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    I wonder how boys feel when theyโ€™re in love. Do they get butterflies? Do they have you on their mind 24/7? Do they wait for you to come online for hours? Do they smile at random...
    RavenS45 RavenS45 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 23

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    I had a weird experience about 10ish years ago and I woke up thinking about it this morning, so I decided to write it up and post it. My sister and I were laughing and talking as...
    SkatingMomma SkatingMomma 41-45, F 4 Responses Jul 23

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    Wow, heart break sucks. This isn't the first time I've had my heart broken. The guys I was with before hurt me, broke my heart into a thousand piece, but as cliche as this sounds...
    Via70 Via70 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I believe I have entomophobia and acrophobia. Entomophobia is a fear of insects and acrophobia is a fear of heights. I think I am entomophobic because of recent events. I've...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    When my son was born in '95, I shocked my whole family, even my husband. The reason for, I wasn't going to keep. I had social workers ready to take him as I put him up for...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 5 Responses Jul 13

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    But failed... My stomach is so upset from throwing up it's not even funny. If I didn't have an upset stomach I'd be set
    lostunit lostunit 26-30, M Jul 17

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    A lot of what I've written has been about my femininity and female body, now I want to explain how I also have a male/masculine side. For a lack of a better term I want to say that...
    ADF37 ADF37 56-60 Jul 2

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    I am anorexic. It started when my friends would poke my stomach and say I gained weight and I hate gaining weight I hate it. Then my dad started calling me fat and calling me a pig...
    Kelnea Kelnea 13-15, F Jul 7

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    Hello, I am 21 years old. I had an exploratory laparoscopy last August (2013) for symptoms of endometriosis. First of all, I got my period early-at around 8 or 9 years old. Since...
    ky1478 ky1478 18-21, F Jul 9

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    Two and a half years ago I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis. Then a year ago it got bumped up to Crohn's Disease. It's funny I always knew something was wrong with me since I...
    Starkillera Starkillera 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 22

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    I am 52 and at the age of 21 I had my first blood work because I was pregnant. They told me I was gestational and not to worry. It my diabetes never went away. So my gp treated me...
    NancyVK NancyVK 51-55, F Jul 23

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    Ugh yes I feel like someone's stabbing me in the ******* stomach everytime I'm on my period I just wanna go die in a hole k bye see you in the hole.
    oOMissDiorOo oOMissDiorOo 13-15, F Jul 1

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    Sometimes when I'm in that after-purge state, looking at myself in the mirror, I think about the first time my parents called me fat. I think about the weigh-ins and how humiliated...
    Anniethinksyourebeautiful Anniethinksyourebeautiful 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    So one time I was in my room with 2 friends I had invited over. I was laying stomach down on the bed playing a game on the TV and my friends were on the floor next I my bed playing...
    PantsingWizzrd PantsingWizzrd 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 3

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    PLEASE READ! Please stay out of tags for at least three days! 4chan is spamming them with gore, necrophilia and animal abuse. If you are triggered by any of these things, stay out...
    thelastfirstchoice thelastfirstchoice 13-15, F Jul 4

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    Ughh I've been moody , my lower stomach & back is aching and I don't have chocolate :( #girlproblems
    Rainbowkissesxo Rainbowkissesxo 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    I wake up every morning with a sick feeling in the pit of my stomach, most of the time I am not awake long enough to figure out why it's there.. or where it came from... it freaks...
    alexdahlia alexdahlia 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    I have one on the side of my stomach ๐Ÿ˜
    7lee7 7lee7 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    My birthmark is a tiny wee brown circle on the right side of my stomach where my rib cage is!:p
    Jodiii14 Jodiii14 13-15, F Jul 8

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    My entire body feels painfully numb and I'm so upset that I'm physically sick to my stomach. It's the worst f*cking feeling.
    SuicidalxThoughts SuicidalxThoughts 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 8

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    I can't breathe everytime I eat squid. My stomach hurts a lot and I feel like I'm going to faint. Please help me EP.
    arkimaya arkimaya 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    Me : but it's 2am..... Stomach : did I ******* stutter
    Toriwho Toriwho 13-15, F