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I Have Ups and Downs

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    I have a terrible migraine.

    So unhappy. Times like these I just Want. To. Quit.
    neile73 neile73 36-40, F 1 Response May 1

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    Such Is Life

    I am in between at the moment....Was really down 2 weeks ago...but a phone with a flight ticket changed that.  What will next week bring?
    Eternal Eternal 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 10, 2009

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    I have days were I feel great and comfortable and others where I just feel...well I don't feel. Right now I'm on a down, sometimes I feel on top of the world and sometimes I'm just going crazy or I'm just numb. Right now I feel like I don't belong...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Mar 15, 2009

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    ^'s and v's

    ...well don't we all?! whether its that time of the month... annoying people you can't seem to get away from...  though there's usually a big difference between the beginning and the end of the week right?!
    hardbeef hardbeef 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 20, 2013

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    Feels Pretty Weird

    I go in and out of moods fine. However, I can feel a terrible  mood floating in at times.  Like an emotional  headache.  There's no shaking it and dodging it.  It can last an hour or a day. A blue mood.  Ever heard the line," been down...
    wiseowl wiseowl 61-65, F 7 Responses Sep 17, 2009

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    Mostly Downs

    I can't remember the ups!
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 16, 2009

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    God Is Here!

    We all have ups and downs in life...but we have to keep it moving!. However we must pray and ask God to help us through our ups and downs in life. We must know that God tells us in the bible that he is with us always.God tells us our trials comes to make us strong(ups and downs...
    avoicespeaks avoicespeaks 36-40, F Mar 27, 2012

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    Most nights are spent the same with all these

    feelings that I just can't deal with. I don't really deal with anything and that's depressing. I don't feel pessimistic, just repressive. I always keep things in. Although, most of the time I write, reflect. Is this real feeling. I got new smokes last night and the pack is...
    littlebird97 littlebird97 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 9

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    Ups and Downs

    My life has been a rollercoaster from the day I was born.  I am now 26 and have overcome cocaine use ion my own I have been clean over a year.  i was told by a doctor I am bipolar.  I dont believe Im bipolar I do however believe that I am emotionally screwed. ...
    krazedanconfused krazedanconfused 26-30, F Oct 23, 2008

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    Life's Not A Straight Line

    Everyone has a time when they feel everything is perfect and Another when they feel like the whole world just pushed them away, it happens but the different between you and the person you see that looks like never gets down is the way you handle it, sure you can feel sad and lock...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 11, 2013

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    My life feels like a roller coaster.

    I'm constantly going up and down. I know everyone has their bad and good days, but with me, it changes multiple times in a day. One second I'm having a good day and the next second I'm not. Sometimes it changes for no reason at all.
    Ashley1421 Ashley1421 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    I Have Ups And Downs

    I’m just like anyone else, I have ups and downs, When I’m up I’m reaaly cool, But when I’m down, I'm a right and utter bastard! So now you know, Don’t get up my nose, But treat me like a king, And I’ll be as good as gold!
    cndrewdrvr8 cndrewdrvr8 46-50, M Jul 12, 2011

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    Down

    It seems that my life has always been arranged in a pattern. One year, my life will be perfect and nothing can stop me and then the next year, all of that falls apart and I spend my time rebuilding. Then the next year, life will be good again. Unfortunately, I have been...
    flyawayhome flyawayhome 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 16, 2013

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    Emotional Roller Coaster

    Up and down up and down it's extremely tiresome thinking about really just putting my phone in a drawer at hme n keeping it off. And leaving it in the car at work only use it for emergencies because so much is taking a toll on me I hate being up n down emotionally I need a stable...
    Pure2pretty Pure2pretty 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 28, 2013

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    My Ups And Downs

    We all have some dea of what kind of person we want t be and become. But many times, life gives us some good times and bad times. For me , I get really discouraged when I can't play something right and I am trying over and over again but it is not working... or when I do some...
    thepianogirl thepianogirl 18-21, F 18 Responses Jan 20, 2013

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    I have never thought

    that marriage can have greater impact in my life, it feels like something fall into you that you can't even escape and will have deep scar on your skin. Sometimes I am feeling happy with my husband and sometimes I don't. I know our marriage is still new to judge and I got to...
    AnnaBellaRockz AnnaBellaRockz 22-25, F Apr 22

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    Kryzta Kryzta 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 8

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