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I Have Trouble Defining My Emotions

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    I am clearly not even the slightest blip on the Richter scale of one who measures a ten for me. At least that's what I will tell myself until he writes back. Maybe it would be best...
    secretme1970 secretme1970 41-45, F 1 hr ago

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    My thoughts are random and entirely mine.My way of camouflaging reality and colouring my make believe world. I keep on penning thoughts as if am talking to my other half. You...
    winterfall winterfall 36-40 11 hrs ago

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    In some of my other experiences you might have heard i have a brother. I used to have two brothers, but something terrible happend. It started like this: One day me and my family...
    Gavin788 Gavin788 13-15, M 15 hrs ago

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    I'm starting to come around to the thought that everything in dreams can and does have a speculative 'meaning' not always a truth but in the sense of we dream what we know - I...
    SoberingBabySteps SoberingBabySteps 31-35, M 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    This would be the third time coming back into each others lives. The first two times I was the one who asked him to leave me alone. He's so convincing and it drives me crazy. It's...
    ayoitsrayray ayoitsrayray 18-21, F 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    I can't help it, I am borderline. that is the name of the game. if i could express all my emotions, i would not be a borderline. id be cured, so i have a problem expressing certain...
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Right now I'm not in a relationship. I have very few friends. A very close friend just went off to college.other friends are pot heads. I'm okay with that but I don't smoke and and...
    Daavviid Daavviid 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    It's not that I don't feel emotions, it's that I feel them deeply and violently. If I am passionate about someone I will take her and make her mine. If I am angry I will be...
    MisterGw MisterGw 41-45, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    the anxiety is overwhelming, its days like today that I really have trouble pushing on. hard to find real reason to anyway.
    EvilPrincess87 EvilPrincess87 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I like showing emotions, just not the ones I'm feeling all the time.
    Mossonarock Mossonarock 41-45, M 4 days ago

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    I am not an emotions kind of person.I don't like emotions.In my opinion emotions r useless and painful.I am emotionally detached.I have been my whole life.But that doesn't mean I...
    Shireene92 Shireene92 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    I thought I would have trouble living with what I've done. Can't change the past I always say, but in the interest of fitting in ill say that I shouldn't have done it or even...
    RegANONdixo RegANONdixo 13-15, M 5 days ago

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    I cant express my emotions freely so I have all these bottled up unexpressed emotions
    FadedDreams222 FadedDreams222 18-21, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I had incidents that happened to me to make me keep my guard up. I had one that I feel has traumatized me in some way. I even had nightmares about it.
    Perseph0ne Perseph0ne 26-30, F Aug 21

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    When I was almost four years old I saw a dead that's been left on the streets. I was red and swollen and had the had the worst smell you could imagine. Apparently, we had a...
    wallflower01 wallflower01 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    I have trouble associating two things that are supposed to be correlated together due to flawed thinking from overactive emotions.
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 Aug 20

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    This is the best medicine to put you to sleep! Better than nightquill zzz quill
    Daavviid Daavviid 18-21, M Aug 19

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    I've been put in many situations where I have to make them. it's like... everything has its pros and cons, and the pros aren't that... great. :/
    Blackberries Blackberries 26-30, F Aug 19

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    I have found him my true love Zachary95 I love you I know I have trouble expressing myself with you but I know you will love me no matter what we are going to prove that forever is...
    TheGoth20 TheGoth20 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    Bitterness is Dangerous -HOW CAN I DESCRIBE BITTERNESS TO YOU? IT JUST DOESN'T APPEAR ALL OF A SUDDEN, IT HAPPENS OVER TIME. I HATE HOW IT MAKES ME FEEL. I DON'T FEEL LIKE MYSELF...
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 19

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    The older I get the more I realize that most people dont care what you have to say or what your going through. Because everyone is dealing with there own demons their own monsters...
    RuRave93 RuRave93 18-21, F 9 Responses Aug 18

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    It's only sometimes, but I find there are circumstances where I have trouble making a decision. I have many methods to decide, but sometimes I just can't do it. Often, I will...
    AdviceCannon AdviceCannon 26-30, M Aug 17

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    I have had CRPS for 5 years. I am a flight attendant and had a passenger fall on me. I first noticed weakness in my legs and a shooting pain down my legs and severe low back pain...
    dedelocken dedelocken 51-55, F Aug 17

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    When I sleep, I either have to have something to make noise, or I have to put earplugs or some other noise cancelling object on. I literally cannot sleep listening to the normal...
    LysChan LysChan 18-21, F Aug 17

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    I have trouble holding a cup of tea or coffee because I can't keep my hands steady. I end up spilling it easily. I am not sure if it's because my arms are weak or because I just...
    tesseract49 tesseract49 18-21, T 1 Response Aug 17

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    When I was a college student and was learning English , I was talking to this Asian person with an accent. He said he had wanted to be a pilot. I thought he said he wanted to be a...
    katsuobushi katsuobushi 36-40, M 3 Responses Aug 15

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    Of course I do, people around me seem to disagree with that though probably because I keep almost everything to myself. You won't ever see me whining about how angry, how hurt or...
    sarasakun sarasakun 18-21, F Aug 14

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    I can't stop thinking.I hate it...
    NoGlassesNoLife NoGlassesNoLife 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 14

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    Well ever since I can remember I've wanted to act. Be in movies. And i'm really passionate about . I've acted a few times at school and the other day this boy at school asked me...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Aug 13

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    Hi guys, I am pretty damn positive I have synesthesia (even though I have never been fully tested for it), anyways I was wondering if anyone has ever had/ has trouble with math at...
    stellaterryy stellaterryy 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 12

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    Family is an interesting concept. I think if we say family most people immediately picture a mom and dad, a couple of kids and maybe a pet. Or maybe you think about the fight you...
    OakleysWorld OakleysWorld 18-21, F 8 Responses Aug 11

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    I ran into an old friend that I havent seen in middle school. I talked to her a bit and then asked for her number. I did this because I need and want to pull myself out of my shell...
    iamnikki iamnikki 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    By the time I was 18 I had lived with 7 different families and went to 12 different schools. At 16 I entered the foster care system. None of the adults in my life cared what I did...
    G0dzilla G0dzilla 46-50, M Aug 11

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    Almost everyday, I get to experience and witness emotions, from different people, of a range of different ages and cultural backgrounds and genders. In singular forms, in...
    holgado holgado 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 10

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    I have to or Ill be in trouble... Well Ill be in trouble even if I do but Id rather not show any weakness
    udontneedtokno udontneedtokno 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    My father passed away a year ago from dementia. I have stepped up and have supported my mother through this difficult period. She was a distant parent, utting me in harmful...
    Feber19 Feber19 31-35, F Aug 9

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    I don't know if this counts as social anxiety , I am out spoken at school and at home but when I'm out in public I have my hands in my pockets because I get a feeling like people...
    snapesotherwoman snapesotherwoman 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 8

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    I have a lot of trouble getting to know people because I feel so pressured to be "interesting." I also have trouble finding people I can share interests with. I try to always be...
    smotheredbycats smotheredbycats 22-25, M 4 Responses Aug 8

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    I've had horrible anxiety ever since I was a little kid. A few years ago I was diagnosed with a severe anxiety disorder and started taking antidepressants. That didn t help much So...
    jacobs22 jacobs22 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 7

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    I left my boyfriend. He was perfect. We dated only a month, but I knew he was the one. Then MANIA hit me and I went crazy. I cheated. Phone sex with my friend. Then I told him and...
    aroseforleah aroseforleah 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 7

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    Ever go to bed with these awesome ideas and/or stories knowing that you will remember them the next day! Feeling all great.... Then you wake up... Just thinking omg I'm alive, whew...