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I Have No Friends

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    It's my birthday soon.

    A party by myself isn't ideal :/
    ssssmills ssssmills 18-21, F 25 Responses May 21, 2014

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    CandyCane775 CandyCane775 26-30, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    sadly i dont have any friends anymore

    so yea who wants to be friends?
    butterflybaby123 butterflybaby123 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 26

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    Where do I begin? I had a lot of friends in

    high school, then right out of high school I got into a really abusive, controlling relationship and lost every friend I ever had. I tried reaching out to my closest old friends via Facebook, but they either didn't respond or made up every excuse in the book not to hang out with...
    ImStrongerThanThat ImStrongerThanThat 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 12

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    Friends Betray...

    I've only ever experienced betrayal from friends, so I choose to no longer have any, and I'm happier that way.  My best friend slept with, and got pregnant by, my husband.  That was the last straw.  Because she wasn't the first.  I'd lost boyfriends to...
    aranarose aranarose 31-35 191 Responses Dec 4, 2010

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    Boston. 21. No friends.

    My life is pretty boring.
    peacesoullove peacesoullove 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm 21 years old and I have social anxiety.

    I feel like I will never have friends in my future. It's hard to meet people when I am shy and certainly not talkative at all! I get depressed about it, especially after I come home from class and do nothing exciting like going out and have fun... I have a feeling this will be...
    Whatsername21 Whatsername21 22-25, F 17 Responses Apr 25, 2014

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    Doesn't Anyone Like Me?

    I've had friends before; the problem is, I have trouble maintaining relationships with my friends. For the most part, I don't want to have to put out the effort it takes to keep friends. I don't want to have to keep calling everyone and finding out what everyone is doing and if...
    brokenxtooxoften brokenxtooxoften 18-21, F 112 Responses May 23, 2007

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    I'm tired of being lonely all of the time.

    I'm tired of the fact that I never leave my house, that no one ever texts or calls me on their own, and that when I text people I don't get replies. Everyone seems to have huge groups of friends yet I have no one. I don't even think my own boyfriend has interest in me...
    makailafish makailafish 16-17, F 6 Responses Jun 21

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    I just turned 22. Fairly attractive,

    but I have no friends. All the ones I did have ended up being selfish, jealous and backstabbers. My life is pretty boring. It's hard finding new ones. I mean I can't just say hey wanna be my friend because I'm in college not elementary. It's too late to join a sorority I would...
    thestarsarealigned thestarsarealigned 22-25, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I Appreciate the stories Others share about

    this experience. Allow me to share some Wisdom/Insight into being Friendless ?? This is based on my personal experience, as well as observation. We who have No friends Are LIKE that, not because we Do not want friends (We DO), but Rather because we have Special likes and...
    sissydreams sissydreams 61-65, T Aug 24

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    I'd rather have no friends at all

    than have friends I secretly hate.
    KurMujun KurMujun 18-21 Aug 21

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    deleted deleted 26-30 20 Responses Apr 15

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    I Am a Grown Woman With No Friends . . .

    In a short while I will be 31 years old and I have no friends. If I had to ask someone for help at this very moment, there is no one I could call. However, I know lots of people on both professional and personal levels but not a single individual from these groups EVER...
    WynsomeGreen WynsomeGreen 31-35, F 131 Responses Aug 23, 2009

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    I wish I had friends

    who would have my back. I guess I'm fooling myself by thinking that could happen.
    neil18 neil18 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    exliontamer exliontamer 22-25, F 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    where is all my friends ?

    ?? why they dont come to meet me? why they dont call me ?? i need a friend . god . please. im so alone.
    barbish barbish 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 13

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    Life Can Be A Weird Journey

    Some people have lives that don't seem to make any sense at all. I had a father who rejected me and never spoke to me even though we lived in the same house up until I was 12 years old. I had to hide from him all throughout my childhood because when he saw me, he would hit me...
    NathanTaylor NathanTaylor 46-50, M 5 Responses Sep 12, 2013

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    I'm just really picky

    when it comes to having friends. I had a few not so good experiences in middle and highschool but then as I got older, my ex "best friends" started changing for the worst and started morphing into individuals that were toxic. I'm not saying that I haven't changed either but I...
    Angelwithbrokenwingsxo Angelwithbrokenwingsxo 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 13

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    I totally have no friends.

    .I have people who I talk to here and there when either one of us is bored.. but for as long as I can remember I have not been able to find anyone who I can truly bond with. I'm a loner but at the same time I've always wanted someone who I could open up too or do amazing things...
    PINKSKULLZ PINKSKULLZ 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 8

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    I don't seem to really have any real friends.

    I feel so alone. I talk to people but I guess I'm not fun to be around.
    bellaunq bellaunq 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 13

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    I have no friend. No one I would call

    if i would need to talk, go take a coffee or something like that. OH! I have a great family. I love my wife and my kids are wonderful. I have a nice relationship with my brother and his wife, with my parent too or with the parent of my wife. But I have no friend whatsoever. I...
    holosan holosan 36-40, M 5 days ago

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    Does it make anyone else sad to be home alone

    on a friday night and not have any friends to call to hangout with?
    Mela22 Mela22 22-25, F 7 Responses Nov 21, 2014

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    I have no friends, shyness

    and other things make my self-esteem lower a lot. I really feel like ****. But with my mom I feel like I can never feel bad or angry (though shés often angry herself). She tells me That I act rude because I study harder than my sisters and I make jokes about them not working at...
    nowherewego nowherewego 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    I Finally Figured Out Why I Have No Friends

    All this time, I thought it was because there was just something repellent about me. Or that it was due to my lacking social skills, or a doomed fate to forever-alone-dom, or mismatched frequencies between me and the rest of the world. But the real reason why I have no friends...
    toba122 toba122 18-21, F 14 Responses Nov 1, 2012

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    Yesterday was my birthday.

    I turned 21. I've never had friends, never celebrated my birthdays with anyone so there's no reason for me to be sad but for some reason, I feel so alone. Isn't it strange how you can still suffer from loneliness like it's something new even when it's the most constant and...
    allkindsofcolors allkindsofcolors 22-25, F 12 Responses Feb 7

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    Friendless

    Regardless of the fact that I think I am a good person, and help others when I can, I find that no one wants to return the favor.  I am continually overlooked and just plain left out.  People at work have even commented that I just assumed I had friends in the workplace...
    Zvezda Zvezda 41-45, F 15 Responses May 4, 2007

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    hopeless1012 hopeless1012 18-21, F 42 Responses Jun 10, 2014

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    I have no friends. I have always had people

    that liked me and we would hang but they would always leave since I am not like those stupid girls. I had this wonderful best friend. She was awesome. We would talk everyday. We have been BFFs for 2 years and it was going to be 3 soon. But she has stopped contacting me! It's...
    cutekittycat cutekittycat 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 7

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    Trying To Survive College Without Friends

    Hi guys! I'm currently an undergraduate freshman at a good-sized school. I just started my second semester and I realized that I have really no good friends here. Yeah, I get along with guys that live with on my floor, but I've never really "hung out" with any them on a regular...
    DK248HR DK248HR 18-21, M 66 Responses Jan 27, 2012

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    If you ever feel like a loser just remember that

    for my entire senior year I sat alone in a dark room for lunch because I had no one to sit by lol
    Madison18 Madison18 18-21, F 12 Responses May 13

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    I'm considered as a loner

    but I hate being alone
    Keeganf1 Keeganf1 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    Pffft, who needs friends

    when you have a cat and pizza. I know I don't....
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 23

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    Lonely.

    Apart from the four friends I've made in the last year online, I have no "real life" friends. I've never been one to have a whole group of friends, only a few, but I lost those when I left school due to bullying in 2009. They weren't genuine nor did they really care about me as a...
    tianajade tianajade 18-21, F 57 Responses Mar 27, 2012

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    I have my 3 sisters (

    but they are trying to live their own lives one married and one about to be married, the third at graduate school) and a couple people I talk to online, and even though I'm not sure exactly what we are yet kinda my ex girlfriend ( we broke up this month( August 2015)). But aside...
    animallover412 animallover412 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    I can't really have much confidence

    whenever I was with my so called 'friends' who aren't anymore in my life. But they do appear basically I see them everyday in school and we're just straight up enemies. It's really hard to go out there in school and find mutual people like you. But I got none to sit with me and...
    sarahnvodka sarahnvodka 13-15 1 Response Aug 23

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    You wanna talk? Hey I'll listen,

    or read, but either way I'm right here!! I have no friends so hey why the hell not talk to people on social media!!!
    Chitz18 Chitz18 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 8

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    I don't. I realized I'm a loser.

    I feel like crap lol my brothers got four friends over and my sisters got two over. And me ? I haven't been out with a friend in three years. I don't have friends. I'm wasting my teenage years acting like an adult. When I'm an adult I won't be able to go out and have fun as much...
    EssSmith EssSmith 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 20

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    Wompy52 Wompy52 18-21, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    I Don't Care For Them

    For the majority of my life i have been a loner , in school i was really quiet and shy so i didn't go and approach people like other kids did. It was the same through out elementary, middle and high school- the so called "friends" i did have were just people that approached me...
    roseofthedevilsgarden roseofthedevilsgarden 22-25, F 7 Responses Nov 6, 2012

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    I Haven't Had Any Real Friends Since I Was 10 Years Old

    The saddest thing about my story is that I have no clue what it feels like to have a real friend in my life. I had associates when I was in elementary school. When I was 8-10 years old, I lived in Iowa with my parents where I had a best friend, and several other friends my age...
    reeda reeda 26-30, F 99 Responses Oct 20, 2010

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    So I just moved out of state this year.

    . I have people that I talk to at work, but only at work, other then that I really have ZERO friends. All my time is spent alone or with my boyfriend on his day off and I'm fine with that most of the time because I, right now, am I huge dream chaser and I don't want to drink or...
    wantingtobehappy84 wantingtobehappy84 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    Most people on EP find this very hard to

    believe, but I promise you all that I have no friends outside of EP lol. Literally, I have none, nada, zip, zilch, zero. If I were to die today, only a handful of people outside my family and those of you on here would know or even care. I have a really hard time in real life...
    PrinceStrawHat PrinceStrawHat 18-21, M 7 Responses 3 days ago

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    It is better than I thought

    Everyone seems to like me and be friendly with me.  I might not have anyone to hang out with now but I will keep on joining drama club, board game club, church youth group, chorus and other things I enjoy and I know once I get to know people in these groups more and they get to...
    Gabet Gabet 16-17, M 28 Responses Oct 23, 2013

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    kiki2016 kiki2016 26-30, F 7 hrs ago

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