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I Have Given Up On Hope

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    I have given up and I am ready to end it,

    it will be soon. Hope is the most dangerous thing in this world. Better not to have it. It is only ever taken away.
    Thevoidedone Thevoidedone 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    Going Against the Odds

    At this point, my life has come apart so completely that I think I have gone completely against the odds. I am living internationally...Three years ago, I had a great career (I was the top performer at my last two companies). Since moving (3 years), I have been...
    Benelux Benelux 41-45, F 3 Responses Sep 22, 2009

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    Hope

    Hope,Given up,What's the point?Things gettin worse,Never better,Where's the hope in that?I don't know,I'm lost!Couldn't resist writing this for this group. Been there, done that, had enough, finally, moved on - a happier me.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 17, 2012

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    Why Have Hope?

    Hope why have it? It does nothing tangible. You can not live on it. It does not pay the bills or buy the groceries. It does hurt though when it is crushed. Trying doesn't get you anywhere either. No matter how hard you try it is never enough or what you tried to do is not right...
    DUMBASSCUNT DUMBASSCUNT 51-55 1 Response Jun 14, 2012

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    At Times

    I go through spells where life feels hopeless. So many failures and heart breaks. Each one feels like the first and worst. But as life has proven time and time again I keep moving forward. Some times the movement is slow and painful. Other times I don't even realize I moved as...
    Dainbramadge Dainbramadge 41-45, M Jan 23, 2013

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    Hope Is a Faulty Emotion.

    I was once full of hope. It was what I used to inspire me. After many sad failures i found myself relying on hope more and more. Until I discovered the obvious, when relying on hope I was left with little but it. Its a faulty a greedy emotion that feeds on our logic. I've since...
    CallMeLee CallMeLee 31-35, M Nov 12, 2007

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    I have given up on trying to do what I think should be . For all who know me you will know me better now , I have no reason to do anything for myself . I am as a stick floating in...
    chris121458 chris121458 51-55, M 2 Responses Dec 2

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    I gave birth 15 years ago and It bloody hurt! The most pain I have ever experienced and I have had severe asthma attacks, broken bones and several other very painful illnesses, but...
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    it is time I realize that the saying there is some one for every one is a total lie. I know I will grow old alone and I finally have come to accept it. my life will be just fine...
    lostguy19892014 lostguy19892014 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 9

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    I just feel like I deserve intense mental and physical pain. After the many variations of bad events that have occurred within my life.. It just so happens that I just feel like I...
    DWIA DWIA 13-15, F a week ago

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    I'm here so strong. So confident of who I am. But then you come and break my heart into millions of pieces. You said that you would always be there for me. That you loved me. And I...
    RebeccaMontero RebeccaMontero 22-25, F 11 Responses 6 days ago

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    Younger women dating older men mainly because younger women are attracted older men. older men mature, confident, stable .Mature guys always know how to treat their women.These...
    carecc13 carecc13 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    I bust my *** everyday to make sure I stay on track, get good grades, do my best at work, and constantly pretend I'm actually Happy with my life. news flash I'm not Happy. I'm...
    thinkingflawless thinkingflawless 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I give up, I haven't told you guy this but it's monster energy drinks that are making me ill and wrecking my liver and that's the reason I drink them, I have drang about 10 cans...
    james3950 james3950 13-15, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I used to hope one day something will be different about me that make me have a love. I know I am wrong and bad inside an d people don't like me
    benjiescobar benjiescobar 18-21, M Dec 2

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    So recently this guy went to a college and was waving the American flag and shouting pro American things... No one cared. He grabbed the black flag of ISIS and waived it shouting...
    mrwilson062198 mrwilson062198 16-17, M Dec 12

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    I've tried for a while to do things that I thought would lead to the future that I wanted for myself. It never worked out, I always ended up feeling disappointed and let down. I...
    xDarkxxAngelx xDarkxxAngelx 13-15, F Nov 30

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    Yupp. I'm done. It's not worth it, I won't let myself be hurt and used again.
    Madison18 Madison18 18-21, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    What's the point of trying if no one cares.
    jackjack600 jackjack600 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I want to model, an I know it sounds so stupid but I've always wanted to try and prove myself and others wrong but I know it's unattainable.
    emiri77 emiri77 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I think I expect too much from people.
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I can't be alone anymore. I can't do this alone. I need a push to keep going. I can't do this alone. I can't.
    jackjack600 jackjack600 18-21, F 12 hrs ago

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    Usually when someone says "family", I would think of a nice, warm, welcoming and happy family whereby the parents are supportive, the children have a good relation with each other...
    AoRagdoll AoRagdoll 13-15, F 4 Responses Dec 10

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    I have met a number of Ascended Masters during my lifetime, some like Rama, I just met in passing. But aside from Kuthumi, there are three that stand out: Hilarion, Babaji and...
    Orion33 Orion33 51-55, M Nov 28

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    I kind of always knew since I was a teen I would have a hard time having a child. I don't have a normal cycle and I have tried everything under the sun to at least go back to...
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 2

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    The word mature has been in my life since i was a little girl! Lots of teachers write in my reports and at parents evening mum is being told that i’m so mature for my age! I...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 7

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    So about an hour ago, this guy called me a succubus in the middle of class because of the black mini and fishnet stockings Im wearing today (only because I'm going to surprise...
    HeyyMrsCarter HeyyMrsCarter 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 24

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    If you work hard enough and don't lose sight of your dreams they will come true, but most people usually give up on this because they deem it as "impossible". Nothing is impossible...
    TransmutedHeart TransmutedHeart 18-21, F Nov 26

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    If you work hard enough and don't lose sight of your dreams they will come true, but most people usually give up on this because they deem it as "impossible". Nothing is impossible...
    TransmutedHeart TransmutedHeart 18-21, F Nov 26

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    If you work hard enough and don't lose sight of your dreams they will come true, but most people usually give up on this because they deem it as "impossible". Nothing is impossible...
    TransmutedHeart TransmutedHeart 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 26

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    If you work hard enough and don't lose sight of your dreams they will come true, but most people usually give up on this because they deem it as "impossible". Nothing is impossible...
    TransmutedHeart TransmutedHeart 18-21, F Nov 26

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    I woke up feeling better. I may not be 19 but I still have plenty of guys who want me. But I am smart, I am funny and witty. I have class and culture and an amazing ***! I know I'm...
    KittyKurious KittyKurious 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 26

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    If the Indians.would have given the pilgrims a donkey instead of a turkey, we'd all be getting a piece of *** today....
    AntonioV AntonioV 46-50, M 2 Responses Nov 27

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    With the change here at Charles and Alexandra's home, the change in that instead of making me feel like a daughter, they are treating me like the help, I am making use of...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 8 Responses Nov 27

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    I have given up on sleep. Lol literally though I have
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M Dec 12

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    If you had have asked me a year ago what depression was, I would have given you that same old answer about how it just seems to be a thrown around term for people who "get a bit...
    Georgiana72 Georgiana72 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I'm a negative person. A pessimist at my best! It's tragic. I have no clue why I've let life do this to me for this long. I'm only 21 years old and I am already tired, bitter and...
    Theworldisminenow Theworldisminenow 18-21, F 13 Responses Nov 26

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    i hate my life i hate my world i am in endless pain i have no future i have no goals i have no hopes why do i still live? why always me? it is not fair i want to take my full...
    SekO89 SekO89 22-25, M Nov 27

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    I don't care what society tells me to do, how they tell me to look or how I should feel. I do what I want, for I am my own individual. Don't tell me that I can't do something or...
    vfashionista86 vfashionista86 26-30, F Dec 10

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    I do not have to hope, I am definitely having a fattening Christmas. The holiday is not even over and friends are already noticing the extra 10-15 pounds I'm starting to carry...
    stephjo2505 stephjo2505 22-25, F 8 hrs ago

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    My oldest sister died in murder. My sister Anicka who was 17 jumped off a building broke her leg and died in the hospital. My little sister Jessa overdosed and stabbed herself...
    EternallyHeartBroken EternallyHeartBroken 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 8

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    Is it weird I want a relationship, but won't get into one because I know every time I'll want to do something with her I'll have to hope that someone can take me to the place and...
    Spark899 Spark899 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    My childhood was a depressive phase. Not so much when we were where we live but when we went to our relatives' place during vacations. My mom's sisters are very conservative and...
    unsettledkp unsettledkp 18-21 5 hrs ago

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    Just an average girl, she always wore a smile. She was happy and cheerful for a short while. But now she's older, things are getting colder. Life's not what she thought she wish...
    Gothika88 Gothika88 18-21, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    What if you lost your ability to Love ? What if the ability to enjoy everything was taken away from one day to the next ? This is a glimpse into my life suffering from a mental...
    jeromeleegriffin jeromeleegriffin 41-45, M Nov 30

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    Hi everyone, I'm just so brokenhearted over a man that lead me on for months, made me believe he had deep feelings for me then changed his mind. Here's the story. I'm 49 and he's...
    Frangipani15 Frangipani15 46-50, F Nov 29

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