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I Have Trust Issues

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    My sister abruptly stopped talking to me

    after 20 years of a really close friendship. I was 40 at the time and I asked her to tell me why. She said I was self righteous and something else, I was so shocked I couldn't focus so I don't recall what the other things were, but along the same lines. I was hurt but I let her...
    bubblesfloat bubblesfloat 51-55, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I want to ask my mom

    so badly if it's true about "that night" but I know I could never allow myself to even hear the honest truth.
    didntaskforit didntaskforit 18-21, F 1 Response May 11

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    Guys.. Never trust google.

    .: When I was 11... I wanted to see people with horns.. So I googled "h0rny people.." My life changed forever that day.. Google took me to a place I never wanted to be... Hahahahahah Just never trust google anymore... 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 16 Responses Jan 14

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    Trust people whose feelings remain the same,

    even when the time changes.
    dimples004 dimples004 22-25, F 3 Responses May 26, 2014

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    Don't you just hate it

    when all your friends stab you in the back? When you make a promise that you'll never leave one another even in times where one is in need or in trouble? But suddenly...They all lied and never arrived to help you, especially in your time of need. This is the reason why I have...
    SebbyPewPew12 SebbyPewPew12 13-15, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Everybody Lies

    That's my philosophy in life taken from the great show House. Basically because of a family member badly breaking my trust I have trust issues and so always go with this philosophy because it's so true about everyone. Trust can take forever to build but seconds to destroy
    NathanJD NathanJD 16-17, M 4 Responses Nov 24, 2013

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    I want her in my bed to cuddle with her fluffy

    *** but she might come late so .
    SilentHarmoni SilentHarmoni 18-21, F 1 Response May 7

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    i don't trust men. my dad deserted me

    and never looked back and my mums ex partner was an abusive alcoholic drug user, my first real boyfriend cheated on me, controlled me and made me do things I didn't want to do and the boyfriend after that took advantage of me when he had caused me to become inebriated. so is it...
    shannonjade shannonjade 18-21, F 14 Responses Apr 13

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    I can't even trust my boyfriend,

    and he saved my ******* life. Sometimes I just can't help but worry that he doesn't really love me, and he's only keeping me around for sex. Not that I don't love sex, but still. I can't help but think... what if?
    TGBman TGBman 22-25, M 2 Responses May 13

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    I knew a girl that I worked with

    and we became extremely close friends and had hung out multiple times. I knew her 3 years and I decided to host a birthday party for her. well she decided instead of being grateful, to invite her friends and they stole almost $2000 worth of stuff from me. yes I have trust issues...
    freebirdkimmi freebirdkimmi 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    How can i trust others

    when i can not trust my own "thoughts" about anyone else . . . .
    212panda 212panda 31-35, F 1 Response May 12

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    I've been lied to and stepped on in the past to

    many times to just let someone into my bubble. i dont trust easily but i can trust. its hard to break my walls down but if you show me that your gonna take the time to do so then it shows me your gonna be there for me.
    littleshit04 littleshit04 16-17, F 1 Response May 15

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    I may have trust issue

    but I guarantee you. I would ignore millions of guys if you would just let me in. Instead of leaving me out on the porch knocking at your trust door.
    ANNI3PI3 ANNI3PI3 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 5 Responses May 27, 2014

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    You don't really have a crush on me,

    you're pranking me. You don't really wanna be my friend, you're trying to set me up for humiliation or betrayal. You don't really care, you're just nosey. Everyone is against me.
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 13 Responses Dec 16, 2014

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    Stop asking me to trust you

    when I am still coughing up water from the last time you let me drown.
    JustSomeTeenagerr JustSomeTeenagerr 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 3, 2014

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    Girls logic: I like you But I'm talking to 4

    different guys But I like you Trust me.
    jojo0915 jojo0915 31-35, M 14 Responses Jan 3

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    Struggling with trust today.

    Trust hurts. But i do not want to lose the ability to trust or take the chance in missing out on something amazing because of my lack of it. i do not want to lose the sweet vulnerable girl that only a few see and i know exists and seal myself off from everyone because i am...
    DiaLeigh DiaLeigh 26-30, F 8 Responses 4 days ago

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    People **** me over and expect me to just give

    them trust? No. Not how it works. (I drew that!)
    RaisedByTheWolves RaisedByTheWolves 13-15, F Dec 22, 2014

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    I google and do background checks on potential

    suitors. I also check to see if they have social media ... wives or children and I am extremely observant when I ask questions. One time I found out a guy I was dating was a sex offender. So honestly you can never be too careful.
    imOddlyshy imOddlyshy 26-30, F 5 Responses May 15

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    I really can't trust to save my life.

    It's ruining everything, and right now. I'm on the verge to messing everything with someone who means the world to me because I just can't learn to trust. I always think everyone around me wants something, and are manipulating me to get it one way or another.
    aDesperado aDesperado 18-21, M 3 Responses May 14

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    I was raped when I was 14.

    I don't trust many people ..it hard to
    Janae430 Janae430 16-17, F 5 Responses May 10

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    People brag about having trust issues

    but that's how I can tell who does or does not have them because those of us who really have trust issues are at war with it. We don't like it. It's not easy wanting to have people around and have people accept you but you can't because this part of you just will not let you go...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 24, 2014

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    Funny how in a world with almost 8 billion

    people, i can barely find anyone to trust without consequence or judgement.
    Zaxel Zaxel 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 5 Responses Jul 4, 2014

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    Only Girls. Never fail to let me down

    when I need them most.
    CBlaze22 CBlaze22 18-21 7 Responses Feb 9

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    Its hard to trust someone,

    especially when the ones you trusted the most were the ones that betrayed you.
    hopeless220 hopeless220 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 23

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    i feel i cant trust anyone

    but myself...people are ****** up and have done me wrong in the past.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Mar 14

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    Raisin cookies that look like chocolate chip

    cookies are the main reason I have trust issues.
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Aug 14, 2014

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    When you lose my trust.

    ..I dont think that I could trust you again. I'm really guarded with my feelings and I surely trust my gut/instinct.
    fruitella06 fruitella06 18-21, F 9 Responses Nov 29, 2014

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    Never tell your problems to anyone.

    20% don't care and the other 80% are glad you have them.
    tepidly tepidly 22-25, F 7 Responses Jun 25, 2014

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    I once thought I had a relationship then found

    out it was a joke and since then I don't trust no one
    stephenh95 stephenh95 18-21, M 8 Responses Jan 31

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    be careful who you share your weakness with,

    some people can't wait for the opportunity too use them against you
    jjj1996 jjj1996 18-21, F 6 Responses Dec 4, 2014

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    Julieccaa Julieccaa 26-30, F 2 Responses May 12

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    he says he loves me, but.

    .. ugh... I can't sit back and pretend like he's not saying the same things to someone else.
    AutumnAki AutumnAki 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    SilentHarmoni SilentHarmoni 18-21, F May 7

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    Everyone thinks they're my best friend

    or my boyfriend because I'm so open with everyone. But I rely on no one because people continually break my trust because they know I'll forgive them.
    AutumnAki AutumnAki 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I don't trust anyone!

    everyone has let me down and everyone WILL let me down! this world is full of disappointment!
    jamielynn14 jamielynn14 13-15, F 4 Responses May 15

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    There's too many reasons to list

    why I have a hard time trusting. I'm in a relationship and I fear that I will lose my best friend because of this. He has done nothing to me to make me not trust but there's that little voice in my head that feeds insecurities and trust issues. I don't know how to get a grip on...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 13

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    Sometimes I literally think my soul is

    exhausted from the experience of trusting people. Meaning when you first meet someone everything is new rather it's a friendship or a relationship you two get to know each other you bond and spend time next thing you know they just become a regular in your life and you like...
    Forbiddenkisses Forbiddenkisses 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 22, 2014

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    I have such a hard time believing guys actually

    want something serious with me. I always think that everything they're doing such as sweet talking & spoiling me is to only get in my pants & leave.
    rangek rangek 18-21, F 33 Responses Jul 20, 2014

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    Stop asking for forgiveness

    and telling me to trust you when I'm still coughing up water from the last time you let go and let me drown.
    ambermills ambermills 16-17, F 4 Responses Jun 24, 2014

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    How do you trust someone else

    when you don't even trust yourself?
    dejamariex dejamariex 18-21, F 5 Responses May 16

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    i'm really used to guys pretending to like me

    and using me so if a guy shows interest me i have a hard time believing him and it sucks
    Angelcum Angelcum 18-21, F 14 Responses Dec 11, 2014

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    I have a lot of trust issues

    because I was abused in my early life. I was adopted and not all adoption agencies nor foster parents are great and meet the needs of the child. As I said, I had been abused as a child, so I do not trust a lot of people; male and female. You have to earn my trust with respect...
    momworkingout momworkingout 36-40, F 6 Responses Jun 13, 2014

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    I have trust issues because I've always had the

    unexpected happen from people I was close with, it showed me that you never truly know someone when they are put in certain situations. It's alright because it's part of life, I don't block everyone out I just keep things limited to protect myself.
    groovyhugsbunny groovyhugsbunny 18-21, F 2 Responses May 11

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    When I used to try making conversation,

    a lot of people looked at me with the same f****** question of "so what?" or "who cares?" so now I just keep my mouth shut to avoid any BS confrontation.
    JK7448 JK7448 22-25, F 2 Responses