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I Have Emotional Problems

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    Too Many...

    I have so many emotional problems.  I have so many emotions, they flood and even ruin parts of my life.  I can not control them.  Maybe it is inbred in me and part of my personality.  Maybe I can learn to control them, but have no clue where to start. 
    SombreAmaranthineAmour SombreAmaranthineAmour 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 24, 2011

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    Mixed Up

    I am in a relationship with a woman who by all accounts loves me but continuously changes plans and cancels dates at the last minute. I know to some degree she is probably playing some kind of game with my emotions. That is not really the problem though. I am a strong man and...
    Dustinmma Dustinmma 36-40 1 Response Jun 1, 2012

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    I Have Trouble Interacting With People.

    Especially strangers. I have vast trust issues. My mind is suspicious in nature. Right when I meet someone I try to look through them. Luckily people are usually pretty oblivious. I listen well, cross check any vague little vibe. arrogance. or "shadiness". Always measuring up...
    jeremyleaves jeremyleaves 26-30, M 5 Responses Oct 16, 2012

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    No One To Talk To

    Let me start by saying I do have a best friend but somethings I think I can't discuss with her because she doesn't know how I have all these emotional baggage. I don't tell any of friends cuz when I am with them I am am happy as can be then something strikes and then I am back to...
    Aniaddict Aniaddict 16-17, F Apr 10, 2012

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    Yes

    I should learn to control it. P.S. I failed sometimes to control it. Other times I can control it so well. I have too because I'm working at a motel. If I do show emotion. I will get taken advantage of.  Yes. Sadly but true...
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 17, 2011

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    For about a year I've been considering divorcing my wife of nearly 8 years. Our relationship has never been great. We are great friends, but horrible lovers/spouses. We do things...
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    Having emotional scars doesn't mean you've done anything wrong, or that your stupid. It means you told the truth and nobody would believe what you had to say. My emotional scars...
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    Where to start ... My parents are getting a divorce lately .. I'm living with my mom in a apartment ... The fact is in the past me & my family we didn't talk to each other At All...
    lordeley952 lordeley952 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 3

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    I feel like I don't have a family. Sometimes, I don't even understand the definition of it. It's been so hard being an extension to everyone. It feels like I'm dragging them down...
    Neveroutofsight1901 Neveroutofsight1901 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    I'm tired if hearing my mom complain about life and my dad and money and everything. I never complain to her about my problems in school and friends, I just suck it all up and deal...
    Musicgirl32558 Musicgirl32558 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    I've had them since I was a kid. Back when I was in preschool even, I used to do this thing called trapping which is basically creating imaginary lines around you that you can't...
    lonachan lonachan 18-21, F Jul 7

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    hello. i also am self-diagnosed. the more i study, the more sure i am that this is me! unfortunately, my husband is cruel, manipulative, generally awful, and i am trying hard to...
    snarla snarla 36-40, F Jul 17

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    I am really confused with my parents, and sad at the same time. i have 2 siblings, my older sister that just turned 20 and one little brother that is 12 years old. Okay, so my mom...
    davamps davamps 13-15, M 2 Responses Jul 3

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    I have a nasty sister in law that is trying to cause family arguments please I need advice on how to politely tell her to **** off
    sandyyy1 sandyyy1 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 3

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    My parents tend to act very immature within the house or just in the family. My dad acts like a child and tries to bully me and picks fights. He loves to pick fights with me. He...
    wajaylababo wajaylababo 16-17, F Jul 3

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    Well it's mostly my dad. My dad sits there and expects me and my older brother (but not my younger sister) to "offer" to do stuff for him so he can feel good. But if I don't offer...
    Zalbaar Zalbaar 13-15, M Jul 6

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    And each time I feel my knee getting weaker, my heart is drowning in pain and I feel on the verge of giving up. So weak, that I pray for him for more strength to push through each...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 10

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    It seems like every single time I get married ***** be getting jealous. We have kids and do our thing then another girl flirts with me and the wife sees it. She gets all angry and...
    Jackson2222 Jackson2222 26-30, M 3 Responses Jul 12

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    When do you throw in the towel? I love my husband as a person; a friend for 20 years of my life. We have so many experiences together, including two amazing young children (4 and 7...
    differentdrummer78 differentdrummer78 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    Sometimes I get mad or angry and jealous of my cousins and other people. I live with my mom and dad and have no brothers or sisters and I get jealous of my cousins who live far...
    Musicgirl32558 Musicgirl32558 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 19

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    My vision was alledgedly 20/30 out of both eyes when I started Kindergarten. I don't know what went wrong. I had always been cross-eyed though. The vision in my left eye had...
    DarkwingGoslyn DarkwingGoslyn 31-35 Jul 20

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    I get really angry so easily... I'd be laughing and someone would say something I didn't like and I'll get so angry! If I debate something with someone, I get so mad i have to...
    faithandfree faithandfree 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    Well at least finding this place shows me that I'm not the only one... I'm 48 years old and a couple of years ago came back to live with my mother and older brother... All my...
    beherenowthen beherenowthen 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    This is one of my biggest worries. I the oldest of 3 children, 1 guy 2 younger sisters with a divorced mom. As if this wasn't enough, of all my family in my father side and mother...
    ClassicGentleman ClassicGentleman 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 22

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    I constantly have fights with my mother. Full-on screaming fights. She is almost 50 years old and yet chooses to go for the "I guess I'm a bad mother whoops" line at the first sign...
    HexTek HexTek 16-17, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I had a boyfriend behind my parents back at the age of 19. Three times they found out, and each time they would beat me multiple times using their hands, a belt and a hanger...
    hanon93 hanon93 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm actually a guy but I really need help learning to deal with my wonderful wife each month. It's bad. Very. Very. Baaaad. I don't know how to say it strongly enough. We have a...
    gman1616 gman1616 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    I haven't talked to my dad since he "disowned" me for losing my virginty this year. He does not live with me but this week my mom if forcing me to visit him for 7 days after 5...
    Michela6730 Michela6730 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I'd sit down, this is gonna be 10 years of quieted emotions.. Emotions, doesn't that word just terrify you a little? I know it terrifies me. I wanna post this not for sympathy, but...
    StayingSaneWithoutYou StayingSaneWithoutYou 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    Morning people how's everyone .... !!!!
    Aishabella Aishabella 18-21, F 16 hrs ago

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    Tonight my ex texted me. He is the one person I would drop everything and go back to him for and he knows this. He has been in a relationship for almost a year with another women...
    ShatteredButNotLost ShatteredButNotLost 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    More than anything ugh! Especially after yesterday
    WendyDarlin WendyDarlin 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    My big brother has always been my hero as we grew up in a very abusive home. The day of my first chemo treatment, he called me with this conversation being on speaker phone and his...
    Lace51 Lace51 51-55, F 2 Responses Jul 3

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    The worst part is when you love your family so much and you try and get along with them but they just blow you off to be with friends instead and they try to make you feel like...
    Hazel216 Hazel216 16-17, F Jul 4

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    Feeling anxious tonight, and don't know why. Having anxiety and being alone sucks!! Maybe a smoke will help
    Kelloggs207 Kelloggs207 31-35, F Jul 14

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    My family fights constantly and its driving me crazy
    sophiedeleveau sophiedeleveau 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    Who doesn't ? ( rhetorical lol) Everyone has/ had them. I wouldn't believe you if you said you never had issues. 😇✌️
    FunnyandNerdy FunnyandNerdy 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 20

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    My family isn't perfect if anything it's dysfunctional. Maybe on a new level and u absolutely hate it. I don't feel like I fit in at all. I spend all my time in my room u barely...
    Smiles1997 Smiles1997 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    Today when my dad called me "his daughter" I felt so weird inside. What does that mean ??
    Smiles1997 Smiles1997 16-17, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I went to the city with my mom today. It was bad at first, but we sort of bonded towards the end over a huge watermelon. 🍉🍉🍉
    Sourminds Sourminds 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Please just anyone, I seriously need someone's help, I'm on the verge of doing something bad to myself, I need some help, just someone please!!!!!!!!!!
    BethHawkins BethHawkins 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    So,i've been in an online relationship for more than 6 months now... Everything was fine,till now. If you ask me whats wrong,i really dont know myself. Its just not the same as it...
    suky777 suky777 16-17, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    This will be my most personal story. It's not just about me, but I figured I should put everything in one place. This will be long, so anyone who actually wants to take the time to...
    lonachan lonachan 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 7

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    Most people that know me find me genuine and sincere. I am genuine and sincere. I value honesty in myself and in others. But I do not often speak my mind. Of course there are some...
    junliga junliga 22-25, F Jul 13

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    It started just some months ago... I lost weight and tried to eat normally less systematically, but avoiding sweet food and unhealthy too, nevertheless family and environment...
    JamyAn JamyAn 26-30 1 Response Jul 1

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    I am in love with my friends brother in law. He is gorgeous and has the sweetest personality. The one problem is he has a girl friend who has emotional problems. He tries to smile...
    staky85 staky85 26-30 Jul 6

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    I was never diagnosed with BPD but I feel I do have it. I have been reading about it and after reading many of your own testimonies I am convinced this is what I have. It's been a...
    Serenity14 Serenity14 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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