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I Hope Someone Can Understand Me

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    I Wish Someone Would

    No one understands me... and it really bothers me. My family doesn't, not any of my friends, not my doctor, no one. And it is really heartbreaking. I really thought that the one person I felt I could talk to about anything would understand me but she doesn't. I have tried...
    Kaity5 Kaity5 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 16, 2012

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    So let's start off with high school, my age, and this story that I can't perceive on. I'm now a sophomore and 15, female. It all began on a summer of my freshmen year. It was a...
    emoandlolo1 emoandlolo1 13-15, F Aug 10

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    I went through a lot in my life I just wish I can talk to someone about it and understand me. I feel so alone and I have to keep it to myself
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I wish I wasn't so messed up by societal standards.. I really want to love someone and to be loved for who I am. Just working and coming home to an empty house gets old, and so...
    blackstr8cuckold blackstr8cuckold 41-45, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Maybe some people really do need to hear from strange people they don't know. I just hope that a lot of you know that your self worth isn't tied to what another person thinks of...
    MsInked511 MsInked511 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 3

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    Even on here noone understands me. Everyone is just plain boring and normal. Im starting to dislike EP. Where are some desperate lost souls? I dont like positive people!!!
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    With the recent passing of Robin Williams with depression related illness, it still baffles me peoples reaction to depression (and mental illness as a whole). The second that you...
    StereoTypical StereoTypical 41-45, M 3 Responses Aug 13

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    There was something about the lack of care and hygiene that pulled her in. They stuck out their arm and let their boys draw on them as if the ink wasn't permanent. Most everyone of...
    pinkk44 pinkk44 16-17, F Jul 31

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    I suffer from depression and I feel so alone and sad
    thelonelywallflower thelonelywallflower 16-17, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Who think because I am quiet in meetings that I'm not engaged with what's going on.... I like to think and analyse what's being said and not shout my mouth off unlike a lot of...
    HPage HPage 46-50, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I'm jealous of the people that have parents that try to be their kids friend. It was never that way with my dad. He's so ******* mean.
    maurylight maurylight 18-21, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    Hi hope someone can help I'm married but I have fell in love with someone I don't love my husband the only thing is the person I fell in love with deleted me as a friend on...
    Zoe86 Zoe86 26-30, F 5 Responses Aug 10

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    I have been through, well, my whole life without anyone helping me get by. I cannot say that my life was hard but to me it has been quiet a struggle. For a large fraction of my...
    EyeOfLight EyeOfLight 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 13

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    I don't know what to do anymore. Last July I started talking to some guy. And we started going out in august. Things weren't that serious but we still dated. We broke it off bc...
    lonelygirl3011 lonelygirl3011 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 17

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    My mother died of breast cancer when I was five years old. It was almost 50 years ago and I still fill with sadness when I think about losing her. I was severely depressed as...
    ddcaa ddcaa 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 31

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    I had a best friend since I was in 4th grade, I am now 26 years old. We have had our times where we were so close and then life happened and we grew apart. That part I can...
    thelightbehindyoureyes thelightbehindyoureyes 26-30, F Aug 4

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    Hi i am just got started with stuffing (114 pound now) And i hope you can learn/teach me more. I like belly pic Ofcourse but i hope you can make a video for me while you are...
    babe0220 babe0220 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 18

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    I need to stop, but I cannot. He already likes someone. And still, I like him too. This is crazy but a friend of mine told me she'll ask his number for me. Even though this is...
    watasiwakurt watasiwakurt 13-15, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I need to know what's human so i can learn to understand their actions and maybe someday they can understand mine.......
    SirWannabeGhost SirWannabeGhost 16-17, M Aug 17

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    I just met him a couple hours ago and idk I just can't stop thinking about him I've been thing about him the whole night and he's the first person I really have feelings for and...
    DiegoPR13 DiegoPR13 16-17, M Aug 20

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    Hello all, I'm gonna be blunt. My depression is killing me, and nobody around me could care less. I can't sleep, I can't eat, I'm smoking about 4x as much as usual. And I'm...
    MissDoomNGloom MissDoomNGloom 18-21 Aug 20

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    Not that it's new. I gave myself insomnia while a freshman in college, a short yet oh so long year ago. This summer of 2014 went by too fast. I floated along on Cloud 9 thinking...
    SarabearPark SarabearPark 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I need someone to talk , but a person who can understand me and keep my secret :/
    EngineerMA EngineerMA 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 3

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    Its really hard for me to continue liking someone when i know that the person i liked the most liked and so obsessed with someone too. uhhhh!! but anyway seeing -------- staring...
    ritztwain ritztwain 18-21, M Aug 6

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    I don't have any real friends and I really. Sad and desperate some times I wish I was never born I m just looking for someone who can understand me and my feeling pls (exactly...
    danyar94 danyar94 18-21, M 5 Responses Aug 14

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    I don't have very close friends that I feel can or should know every part of me. My sexual curiosities often go suppressed because I have no one to talk about them with. I'm ready...
    nonisjuice nonisjuice 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I am in the millitary in singapore. In here they call it national service. Every singaporean citizen who turns 18 automatically will recieve a letter stating that you are supposed...
    AravinZiltoid AravinZiltoid 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 6

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    There was a time, a long journey friend i though finally i got someone whom understands me, but sadly he don't :(
    roxanz roxanz 22-25, M Aug 13

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    I need someone to talk to, but it's terribly difficult to find a person I trust and respect enough to confide in. I don't mean this in an arrogant way, but intelligence is...
    crescendo282 crescendo282 31-35, F 25 Responses 1 day ago

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    introvert here who loves sex and needs someone who understands introverts
    Dereklynn Dereklynn 41-45, M Aug 4

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    "Be yourself, unless it's being sad, because nobody wants to be around a sad person." "Fake it 'till you make it" I've been faking it for almost seven years, and for seven years...
    MichaelBayArea MichaelBayArea 22-25, M Aug 4

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    I just need someone that understands me for who I am, and not for what I've done in the past
    Ricking Ricking 18-21, M Aug 5

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    i need some help ,mainly from some mature and aged lady around 35+ lady ... they can understand and help better in my case that i think ...
    REV413 REV413 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 9

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    Maybe someone can help me understand....I've had several guys complain to me about wanting a girlfriend but then when a sweet girl whose also extremely gorgeous and good in bed and...
    ChandlerTitus1 ChandlerTitus1 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 18

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    I have hated myself for about 6 years now. I have hated the world for about 4 years. I hate the way people treat each other. I Always "treat people the way I'd like to be treated...
    Smithsfan Smithsfan 18-21, F 10 Responses a week ago

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    I was adopted been knowing it all my life I had the greatest adoptive family one could have they were an older couple and past away early on in my early adult hood .I also was...
    Sinabinette Sinabinette 46-50, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Hi first time using this very Insecure I really need to talk to someone who understands
    thefaultinourscars thefaultinourscars 13-15, F 11 Responses 4 days ago

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    I Jstt Wantt Someoneee To Understandd Howw I Feel 😭
    conniee3 conniee3 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I am feeling very bad and alone, i think nobody care about, i just want somebody that can understand me and make me feel special.
    mathiasa mathiasa 13-15, M 3 Responses Aug 7

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    Trying to get someone to understand you when they're hell bent on misunderstanding you only digs you into a deeper hole. It's a waste of time.
    2EZy 2EZy 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 13

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    I was blocked because the person either does not speak English well enough to comprehend the meaning of simple words, or cannot understand basic arithmetic.
    bikegenius1 bikegenius1 51-55, M 3 Responses Aug 14

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    I have realized this so many times. I keep beating around the bush when trying to make my point when I speak but when I write an email, I am totally different. How I wish I could...
    uselessguy uselessguy 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 15

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    I'm primarily writing this to the vets out there. My name is John. I'm a Vietnam Vet. Class of 68-69. I know how tough it is to come back to the "world" and pick up life where you...
    lifeisforfree lifeisforfree 61-65, M Aug 18

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    Well my fiancée is grounded indefinitely tell she 18.. Or so she is from the looks of things... She snuck on to twitter to chat with me on the 5th with only 27 days left in a 2...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M 9 Responses Aug 21

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    I hate when I get like this. I am feeling down now. It's hard to talk about. Being told things brings me down. I don't want others to bring me down . It hurts like hell and that...
    FunnyandNerdy FunnyandNerdy 16-17, F 2 Responses Aug 3

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    She has a rare form of NHL. She started chemo this past Monday. She's in good spirits so far...I only hope ahe can keep it up and not lose hope as the battle rages on.
    iamrae22 iamrae22 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 14

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    A number of other staff members wanting to method our group and inquiring and offering motives (excuses) for what happened. But only made it worse by declaring that the person was...
    Dirkhxm2260 Dirkhxm2260 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago