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I Have Had My Heart Broken

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    still have moments where I want to do nothing

    but cry I wish I didnt why cry over someone who's not worth it. Who isnt even worrying about you. Its crazy how things end up sometimes. I really try my best but it just doesnt seem like enough.
    Devinefaith Devinefaith 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 23

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    My ex and I split up almost a year

    and a half ago. We were together about 3.5 and I always believed her to be different than any of my ex's. The longer we have been split up Ive been finding out more and more about things alleged to have happened between her and a guy friend. I feel so stupid in retrospect...
    CharlieReckless CharlieReckless 36-40, M 12 Responses Oct 25, 2015

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    To have someone emotionally stab you in the

    chest and rip your heart out with their hands feels almost physical, and it really ******* sucks.
    Suspect00 Suspect00 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    Finally stopped wishing we could be together

    and started wishing for my happiness
    coolusername19 coolusername19 18-21, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I discovered that my boyfriend of 12 years had

    been cheating on me for the last 5 years. I gave up everything in my life to devote myself to us building a life together. Because of everything I sacrificed, I decided to try to work on our relationship. He instead decided to leave me. I am now alone with no friends or any...
    journeyof1 journeyof1 26-30, F 10 Responses Nov 8, 2015

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    I have had y heart ripped out,

    its torn, beaten and battered....I don't know if it ever heals or we move on, then the next one...he was so casual about it..lol. I didn't know how desperate my heart was to be with another, I chose a complete *******....I'm so much better that that, but I was together with...
    jezze5000 jezze5000 36-40, F 2 Responses Dec 27, 2015

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    I started talking to this boy.

    It took me months to get to start to like him back. But in the end I'm glad I got to know him, I'm glad he was there for me for awhile. But I still wish he was. I loved him for a long time and he loved me. We talked every single night sometimes from morning to night. Sometimes...
    lovebugg11 lovebugg11 18-21, F 2 Responses May 23, 2015

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    I Have Had My Heart Broken,

    and I Don't Regret It ... Many of my friends had recent stories about heartbreaks. I had originally written this as a response to a friend's story, but seems they deleted the original story. Hope these words help. Everyone we interact with affects us in a way. We wouldn't...
    SleeplessKnight SleeplessKnight 41-45, M 6 Responses Feb 23, 2014

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    My heart was broken and my soul was shattered.

    Now all I feel is cold. I can't believe it happened but it did, now all I have is darkness. I don't know if it can mend.
    AlphaFire AlphaFire 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 17

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    The pain of of uncertainty

    and heartbreak it waxes and wanes like the ebbs of the waves going to the shore...relentlessly unceasing. Dr. Time can't you come mich sooner.
    SChic SChic 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 10, 2015

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    I know I shouldn't feel this way,

    but somehow him breaking up with me really pushed down my self esteem on how I look. No matter how many people told me i look really good when it comes to him i felt low ... Do u get me?
    laulaud laulaud 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I don't really want any advice.

    I'm just putting this out there, into this great wide virtual void, because I haven't been able to find the words to say what I've been feeling - it's been almost 3 months, and still I hurt, cringe inwardly, whenever I pull out a memory, like it is a scab I am constantly...
    wherethelightbends wherethelightbends 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 29, 2015

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    Over and over and over again

    until I'm not even sure I can feel anymore. Maybe someday it will be different.
    GhostPizza GhostPizza 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 28

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    I have had my ❤💔 three times in my life.

    It hurts like hell to realize the person you love doesn't feel the same anymore.Especially when you invested time and children.
    SentimentalMood SentimentalMood 36-40, F 4 Responses Dec 29, 2015

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    I'm still not over him.

    Until when ?:(
    laulaud laulaud 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 19, 2015

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    My first office job I met this guy.

    ...tall....handsome...30 years old...funny....had his life together....top salesman....and..... had a gorgeous girlfriend. He started flirting with me heavily ....I was 22...flattered....naïve...flirted with him....I shouldn't have. He kept asking if I would help him out with...
    Cinnamongrl Cinnamongrl 46-50, F 4 Responses Jun 24, 2014

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    If my ex had made me feel more desired we still

    would of been together. I still dream about him. It hurts. It's been 3 and a half years.
    Paleandpolluted86 Paleandpolluted86 26-30, F 6 Responses Jan 18

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    What Exactly Is Love Anyway?

    I was 14 when i met him, 9th grade. He was a year older and stayed back in first grade. He was funny, and with me not having a real boyfriend before i didn't see a reason to not be his girlfriend. We went out for six and a half months, and i gave him my virginity when i was 15...
    DearShadow DearShadow 18-21, F 4 Responses May 27, 2010

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    A few times imagined

    and once for real. I know this is shorter than most of my other stories but I don't really have a great deal to say about it. It's been a long time and old wounds do heal even if it doesn't seem like it at the time.
    violincaster violincaster 18-21, M Dec 29, 2015

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    I just don't want to admit it.

    These past few days, I have been. Having to feel emptiness, we are somehow trapped inside a cycle, hopeless of getting out from the wilderness. One thing I hold close to my heart, tomorrow has a promise of mending what has been broken.
    NanamiMomozono NanamiMomozono 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 2, 2015

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    **** all the guys that have ****** me around

    and used me! I'm sick of being there ******* puppet! Im a woman with my own choices! I need to find myself a good man!
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Oct 12, 2014

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    do you feel that men have an easier time to

    forget about you after your heart is broken?
    DesiredUserNameandStuff DesiredUserNameandStuff 31-35, F 17 Responses Oct 15, 2015

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    Everyone knows that the heart is a muscle.

    I think it's even deeper than that; When people do resistance training (weight lifting), they are creating little tears in their muscle, which makes them get bigger and stronger once the body repairs it. I think the same is true for the heart, on a metaphoric level; The...
    DreamChristine DreamChristine 31-35, F 9 Responses Jun 1, 2015

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    He shouldn't take me

    for granted but.. Of course he does.. It won't ever get better but.. of course I have the most difficulty leaving..
    coolusername19 coolusername19 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Spoke for a guy for a month.

    Wasn't interested in a relationship until he put the idea in my head. He told me he loved me, he said I was the one, he told me I was pretty and beautiful and I feel for it. I met him once and he seemed nice. We spoke every night on FaceTime. I was supposed to meet him again but...
    deleted deleted 26-30 8 Responses May 21, 2015

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    Maybe it was the way he smiled at me.

    .. Maybe it was the way he laughed with me Maybe it was the way he spoke to me Maybe it was the way he loved me Maybe it was the way he looked at me Maybe it was the way he cared for me Maybe it was even just the way he made me feel He took that away He broke my heart That smile...
    SophieSophLJ SophieSophLJ 18-21, F Jun 22, 2015

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    I've been there. it's hard

    when you feel like it's your fault everything falls apart.
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F 6 Responses Jul 7, 2015

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    And it still is. He was the love of my life

    and I took him for granted. I'd do anything to have him back, but it feels like all forces are against us. It hurts like hell, and I hate it. It's been a month and he's talking to someone else, and story shall replay. He will do everything he did to me... To her. Maybe he will...
    spaceybunny spaceybunny 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 27, 2015

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    One day I still believe

    that I will find that guy who will value me as much as I value him. I know it is hard because inasmuch as we would like to accommodate those sincere gentleman I am just being realistic that I also have to at least be attracted to you. Aaaaah the irony of life
    SChic SChic 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 10, 2015

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    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    bethccaa bethccaa 26-30, F Dec 24, 2015

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    My name is Anthony and I'm 23yrs old.

    Every girlfriend I had after high school was a long distance relationship. I just couldn't be in a long distance relationship.
    Anthony2400 Anthony2400 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 19

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    I don't know what it is

    but after 7 + years of trying to make a relationship work all the while knowing it should never have started. And finally attempting to call it quits (which I know is the right thing) is the hardest thing. I'm dealing with a ton of emotions right now. Emotions that are sad...
    dpcl614 dpcl614 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 31, 2015

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    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    julieccaa11 julieccaa11 26-30, F Dec 10, 2015

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    Depression from a broken heart is one of the

    common depression, and what makes it interesting is that it's not easy to notice when that person is sad and people would feel very embarassed to admit it because they think that it'll make them into a big p**sy especially for men, but what I think about that is totally...
    Tagstar2000 Tagstar2000 13-15, M a week ago

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    Help me forget him...

    i'm tired...
    laulaud laulaud 18-21, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    I don't know, what's wrong with him?

    We broke up almost four years ago and we still have the same emotions. But when I try to approach him he blushes and looks so joyful that he starts stuttering and stays silent but smiling like me. But then when some other girl hits on him, he just give them chances but don't...
    XxCuTiE14xX XxCuTiE14xX 16-17, F a week ago

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    It's like once you've been hurt.

    You're so scared to get attached again. Like you have this fear that every person you start to like is going to break your heart. But ugh. Love isn't something you look for. Love finds you and when it does, ready or not, it'll be the best thing to ever happen to you. I'm just...
    BeautifulDayDream BeautifulDayDream 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 13, 2015

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    all the time. over and over.

    i need to give up.
    shysweetsensible shysweetsensible 36-40, F 7 Responses Jan 19

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    Dear boyfriend of mine We've been together

    for 3 years and I'm hurting because I can see that you are slowly but surely falling out of love with me. It hurts to know that you don't think I'm good enough. It hurts to know that I'm no longer a priority in your life but merely an option. It hurts when you compare me to...
    Notquitesurewhatimdoinghere Notquitesurewhatimdoinghere 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 14, 2014

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    Caramel Corretto Vs Green Tea

    It's 8Am, I'm sitting in a nice, warm coffee shop that leaves a hint of cinnamon on my tongue as I slowly breathe in and out, munching on my thoughts, enjoying this fresh chilly morning. Instead of my usual green tea, I decided to be fancy - I ordered a caramel corretto. It's...
    ObviousAnya ObviousAnya 18-21, F 13 Responses Oct 7, 2013

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    Amorophobe… I was perusing my diary from a

    year ago and decided to share this, mostly for the benefit of the countless friends who have had their heart broken on EP. The short summary is that I talked to this girl a lot last summer. I really liked her. Then she left. Faded away, and then deleted her account. No...
    SleeplessKnight SleeplessKnight 41-45, M 10 Responses Sep 25, 2014

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    My girlfriend, who I've been seeing

    for about 2 years, admitted to me that she cheated on me with one of her friends from California. She admitted to me that she was initially nervous at the possibility that she would be very attracted to him. She had sex with him after our collective college graduation party. She...
    KaneoheGuy KaneoheGuy 22-25, M 3 Responses Jan 18

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    MY FIXED BROKEN HEART (IRONIC) I keep fixing my

    heart but it just keeps on collapsing. I try to just let it heal but it just won't. Everytime I do.. Someone's gonna come and tear it up in two. It left my mind in a mess. I'm a broken girl no one could ever really love. I'm no good for anyone. There are some who offered their...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa 22-25, F Jan 18

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    I've given my heart completely to one person.

    I don't see it happening again, but I'm grateful to have the experience. To know what love truly looks like.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 16, 2015

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    Callin U

    some people just walk in & out of your life leaving noting behind but a broken heart & a lot of memories ....
    Tarule Tarule 22-25, M Sep 18, 2013

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