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I Have Failed At Everything I Have Ever Tried to Do

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    Failed At Eveything

    What is considered the definition of failure: Not meeting someone elses standards? Not achieving a goal? Not having a fulfilling relationship? In my opinion - failure is the temporary inability to achieve some sort of happiness. Sorry - you can't fail at everyhthing. Keep...
    retiredfather retiredfather 61-65, M 1 Response Mar 10, 2009

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    I'm Tired Of Starting Over Again And Again

    I am a 50 year old woman now.  I have had a slew of careers ( jobs really ) that I have attempted to do well in and have failed in all of them.  When I was young I went to Cosmetology school to be a hairdresser.  I was so nervous and lacked self confidence and felt like...
    sitedezynz sitedezynz 46-50 1 Response Apr 19, 2012

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    I have previously been on and off with my ex girlfriend who has aspergers. we both were a perfect personality match but along with college work and her clingy ness I become overly...
    ryanhorne94 ryanhorne94 18-21, M 50 mins ago

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    Before I go to bed I just wanna say thanks to the man in the big house lol you know who i mean the Lord. I just wanna say thanks for the life I have I know that my life is a...
    mowerben mowerben 18-21, M 56 mins ago

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    I'm 21 and have been away at college the past 3 years. This is the first summer I've come home, and now I know why. My mom tells me everything I can and can't do, who I can and can...
    hazel9 hazel9 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    My life has just fallen apart, I've lost everything & everyone that I love I have no friends, I get bullied everyday, my family doesn't care.... I just don't wanna be here...
    parso19 parso19 18-21, M 2 hrs ago

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    Today my mother got angry at me and my brother... But of course, she takes it out only on me. I'm bleeding from her nails as I write this. My little brother is just always the...
    Littlewolf1562 Littlewolf1562 13-15, F 4 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I have really bad hypochondria I'm scared I have cancer because my stomach is always hurting but last time I went to a doctor they just laughed and said its all mental and I did...
    Slubberdegullion Slubberdegullion 13-15, F 9 hrs ago

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    Painful confession: i feel lonley but don't want to be close to anyone. I don't want friends or a husband or my own kids. I talk to my mom but i don't really feel like it means...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I had thought about for a very long time. Probably since 3rd grade. I was literally the only one who had no one to play with on the playground. I went to the nurse and layed down...
    AnimeFreak4 AnimeFreak4 13-15 2 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    Well yesterday was probably the least fun birthday iv had in forever, and today's just gonna be bad to follow. Alone as always and sad as ever, why don't i just end this misery.
    Bubbalicious93 Bubbalicious93 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    So I feel like I might have OCD, I'm a teenager and I haven't been diagnosed with it but I'm really sure I do. I do things over and over until I get it perfect, I have to have...
    willawd willawd 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    People say I do but really, I consider my tastes average. I like to shop mostly at Ralph Lauren, Burberry, and Lacoste but that's average in my opinion. I also go out every Sunday...
    ricke3 ricke3 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    I have been married for four years, we have been together for 6. We initially met when I was separated from my ex-husband, which was a very abusive unhealthy marriage. When my...
    Notintomyelf Notintomyelf 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    all the time. they come usually when i pray so i think they're God or of God, the Father or the Son or Holy Spirit or all three. it's annoying. and makes me angry when i feel like...
    cosmosdrift cosmosdrift 31-35, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Okay, don't get me wrong. I love my family, but sometimes some of them get on my nerves. Like my dad, I always feel like I have to explain everything to him even if I've already...
    alyssanar123 alyssanar123 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Where do I begin? I guess I will start with my first memory when I was maybe 6 years old being hurried away in a car with my sister and mother to stay with my aunt and uncle...
    RedGem69 RedGem69 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I'm probably living out the worst case scenario for someone who has this disorder. Long story short, I was diagnosed 2 years ago at age 25 right before everything fell apart. I...
    Katiebug06 Katiebug06 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I hate using the word.. It started off with the hair pulling, just one girl. Then the stupid name calling, that same girl and her friends. Then the shoving. Again, the same girl...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 7 Responses 3 days ago

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    I having a strange pain in my left Lowe back towards my spine. I've experienced back pain before because I threw my back out while working in the nursing home and have had problems...
    Eg9801 Eg9801 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Like some have done.. Sell everything that wont be needed, save up some cash.. Buy a wagon of some sort for my backpack, or maybe take the bike.. Just go somewhere where nobody...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Like some have done.. Sell everything that wont be needed, save up some cash.. Buy a wagon of some sort for my backpack, or maybe take the bike.. Just go somewhere where nobody...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    So post 7 ... so we have been using neem oil since Tuesday night and it is Saturday Morning. We are feeling great. I am a little itchy today. No new bites or anythjng. I feel it is...
    rsnnz88 rsnnz88 26-30, F 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    I believe in efficiency. Doing the most with the least effort and resources. When I see something not flowing properly, it is aggravating...let me give you a couple of mine...
    akindheart akindheart 56-60, F 12 Responses 5 days ago

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    Hi, tomorrow is my pre medical entrance aipmt. I have failed this exam 5 times before and again I will be failing tomorrow coz i have not studied well through out the year. I...
    Nhs12 Nhs12 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    Right now I wish I could just hide and be alone....but my problems will still be here if I come back. Sometimes it's so hard that I have to put everyone else before me as running...
    tootiness tootiness 31-35, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    So I'm almost sure I have had ibs ever since I was little but it's really annoying me now and I'm not sure if I should go to the doctor and get formally diagnosed. I always get...
    bailsw bailsw 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    So I'm a lesbian and before I was bi I had a crush on my best friend before I admitted I was bi so a loooonnggg time I liked my friend so i didn't want to admit I liked girls (this...
    icantstandme icantstandme 13-15, F Jul 22

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    I feel like I have failed in love because I can't seem to find the right person and then the fact that When i do our relationship is only for less then a year like 6 months or less...
    Mtay222 Mtay222 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 21

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    Just to give a little background, I have not felt well for almost 3 years. I have been to every kind of specialist, had major blood work and scans performed without a diagnosis...
    KSH1121 KSH1121 56-60, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    You know who you are, I have emailed you and tried to message you. Please believe me. I'm heartbroken... Should I go away forever or is there a chance?
    HisC HisC 41-45, T 1 Response Jul 19

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    My life has been altered, or, as one woman I met told me, "transformed." I liked that word because something positive can be associated with it. It reminded me that even in the...
    christina1219 christina1219 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    Has anyone ever tried DBT? can someone explain this to me or give me some tips?
    Kikiana1 Kikiana1 18-21, F Jul 17

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    Okay so short and simple. I usually have no problem ending a relationship most of the time I caused chaos and then turn around on them so they feel like it's their fault or I leave...
    xoxoFireyIcexoxo xoxoFireyIcexoxo 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    her name is kat we have known eachother sense 3rd grade and have been bffs ever sense she's going to school 2 hours away next year its going to b hard not seeing her everyday
    littlediana16 littlediana16 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 16

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    Does anyone else have like this feeling deep in your stomach where you just don't feel comfortable? Like you just start feeling sad and want to cry but not about anything specific...
    FindingKiaraJ FindingKiaraJ 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I am in recovery, been sober almost two years although when I was using I forgot what was important. My kids, parents and friends.I now deal with the pain of starting over but with...
    Wishhewasmine Wishhewasmine 36-40, F Jul 14

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    I had this good friend Ashley who was just killed last week in a nasty car accident. She was riding in the back seat with a group of her friends and out of nowhere this car runs a...
    olivia81401 olivia81401 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 14

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    434 also have a birthday every year?!?!? what are the odds!!!
    lililou12 lililou12 13-15, F Jul 13

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    ignorance arrogance everything I hate everything every god damn thing why do I have to sit here alone in the dark all day thinking of all the hatred I have in my heart all I try...
    Sqwushy Sqwushy 18-21 1 Response Jul 13

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    i'm finally 15 years old :)
    KevinKamal KevinKamal 13-15, M 2 Responses Jul 13

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