I Have Trouble Getting Close to People

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    every time you get close to someone, they LEAVE. Find another person the cycle continues. Wash, rinse, repeat.
    LikeAPrayer LikeAPrayer
    18-21, F
    Nov 8, 2013

    I Don't Want People To Look At Me Differently...

    I don't have any close friends. I wish I did, but, I just don't let people get too close to me. I feel, that, if I get close to someone, and tell them how I really feel and what I really think, that, they'll think differently of me. I'm scared of that happening, because if my...
    justsumguy justsumguy
    22-25, M
    Sep 3, 2010

    I Hate Relationships, But I'm In One?

    I'm turning 18 in September, and I always thought I wouldn't be in a relationship until well after college or something. Actually, sometimes I used to think I would never be in one. But about a month ago, this guy asks me out. It caught me a little off guard. We had art class...
    AcrossTheOcean AcrossTheOcean
    18-21, F
    Jul 16, 2013


    i don't trust people. you tell them something and they either use it against you or tell everyone. or both!
    istandalone1 istandalone1
    41-45, F
    May 16, 2013

    I Wish I Could Talk More.

    It's so hard. I just can't get close to people. I'm just happy that somehow I managed to get close to my best friends. I wish I could what I did then again though. I don't remember how I started talking to them or anything. I don't know where I found the confidence. I'm just...
    BrokenAngelWishes BrokenAngelWishes
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 10, 2009

    I Maintain Very Superficial Relationships

    I have 1 very close friend. She is the only friend I have that I don't feel self conscious around and that I don't suck up to (by sucking up, I mean agreeing to everything they say and laughing at all their jokes and stuff like that. I do that a lot. It's so difficult not to...
    EverythingEnds EverythingEnds
    22-25, F
    3 Responses May 16, 2013
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