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I Keep Alot of My Problems to Myself

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    My Burden

    I'm sorry but i dont share. I might give you a little bit, thats cus i trust you.I will always carry mine and help you carry yours if you need help.:)
    emmanuel04 emmanuel04 31-35, M Oct 14, 2012

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    I don't want to burden others with it.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 18, 2010

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    Hold It All In

    I have always held in all my emotions. I appear to be really happy most of the time, but on the inside I have so much going on. I don't really like to open up to people, and I don't really have anyone to open up to. I know it's probably bad for me, but it's the way I was raised...
    missvixen619 missvixen619 18-21, F Nov 15, 2011

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    Lock And Key

    i am a very private person. i keep alot of my problems to myself, under lock and key. i'm scared if i tell someone, they'll judge me
    grapes305 grapes305 13-15, F Apr 18, 2010

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    Personal Burdens...

    I struggle with this subject constantly. On the one hand I feel like if I express problems I'm having I'm burdening someone else with my issues. On the other hand I feel like if I'm complaining about problems I'm not focusing on the good things my life has given me. I know people...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 1, 2012

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    I Am Trying To

    I am done forcing my depression on others and I don't want to hurt anyone like that. I can deal with these things on my own. With one person, I am pretty sure I will break this promise, almost immediately in fact, but he will be the exclusion to my new vow. I want to learn to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 18, 2013

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    I Don't Have Any

    I don't have any problems and even if i did i wouldn't tell you....Duh, that is why I joined this group.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 21, 2012

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    I don't think they are thinking as profoundly about things as I am. Each to their own, I don't want to tell them to do otherwise or to claim that what I am doing is right. But...
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    I graduated from high school two years ago and it felt like my life went crashing down sideways. I've always had problems with focusing in school because of my ADD and I've had...
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    I often cry myself to sleep, more than usual lately, I am going through a whole lot right now, especially with my family, there has been a lot of stress, and during the day I smile...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I'm really good at keeping others secrets and helping them with there problems in person and online so…if if u want u can always message me and I would be more than happy to help...
    riley5566 riley5566 13-15, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    1. I'm afraid of people and can't socialize. 2. I have hurt people in the past to make me feel better about myself. 3. I'm the ugliest person I have ever seen. 4. I'm not skinny...
    brokenxwings0 brokenxwings0 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I just keep yelling. Me and the other roommate just sit and yell at him but nothing changes. It has been this way for years, before we even became roomies, and before anyone tries...
    oibrulee oibrulee 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    I can't remember the last time I was angry and after a veeery long time.. for the first time, I'm angry >:( I'm the unfriendly and introvert type and I have trust issues. In...
    FallingWind FallingWind 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I hate hiding it from my parents but I just can't stop. It is just lets all the anger out. How do I hide it from my parents if they found out they would kill me. I take my anti...
    Brejanson Brejanson 18-21, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was sexually abused from age 5 to 12. Lost my mother in 2012. Was almost killed in 2013 by my same abusers. My sister has now been sick for 5 months and her and my mom were/are...
    AngelOfGod1506 AngelOfGod1506 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    when i was on grade 9 i always get bullied based on my looks i chose to ignore it even though i want to hit them same goes with my friends i cant even tell my parents about it...
    letmetellyouajokeMyLife letmetellyouajokeMyLife 13-15, M 6 days ago

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    Walking around in nature. I could walk forever. In this national park that I find myself in, like so many hikes I've done before but, this one is different. I'm alone as I walk and...
    Sometimesilence Sometimesilence 18-21, F a week ago

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    I don't understand those people that are so open to others telling their problems and how they feel, especially when the other person they're telling this to is having problems of...
    drunkpunker drunkpunker 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm sat outside on the beach's grassy area again, the sun is shining, it's so bright and warm and I'm surrounded by lots of happy people. I try looking at the sun but it blinds me...
    mizzcomplicated mizzcomplicated 22-25, F a week ago

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    well this isn't a super serious problem to most people, but it does make me feel extremely bad about myself. my boyfriend and I have been together for about 9 months. I do believe...
    HelloLovelyPerson HelloLovelyPerson 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I have a lot of problems. I often think there's a lot that is wrong with me. I always assume the worst. I keep waiting for the other shoe to drop, for things to go from bad to...
    usuallyMIA usuallyMIA 18-21, F a week ago

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    So tonight for dinner at my grandparents house we ordered 2 medium pizzas 7 large breadsticks and a thing on cinnamon sticks. I ate 4 slices and got full I liked the feeling soo...
    Desire97 Desire97 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 28

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    if I didn't keep almost all these things to myself I could've been happier now or hospitalized for saying all of what I've held back saying before
    mechanicman96 mechanicman96 36-40, M 3 Responses Jun 28

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    My heart keeps breaking with every second that goes by. My state of mind is not in a very good position right now with everything that's going on. Most of my close friends know...
    badgirlbee badgirlbee 22-25, F 7 Responses Jun 28

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    I'm realizing that I hate being emotionally invested in people because I'm so used to being disappointed. I rather would be alone than deal with it or maybe I could work on my...
    ladysapio ladysapio 22-25, F Jun 28

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    In the past I was just so scared and just didn't want to tell or burden anyone with my problems or feelings.. But then I met her, and it changed in a way, I did still keep some...
    DoorMattress DoorMattress 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 27

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    I hate it.I have so many feelings.My boyfriend doesn't know he thinks I'm fine.No its like I'm stabbing myself every time I lie to myself or anyone.Alex doesn't know either.My...
    MusicLover4Eternity MusicLover4Eternity 13-15, F 6 Responses Jun 25

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    I'm hugely depressed and I have anger problems, I don't hit people or break things, but I get myself so worked up thinking and thinking that I want to die, and I want people to...
    Sunshinemms Sunshinemms 22-25, F Jun 24

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    June 24, 2015, 22:55 So very alone tonight with no one but myself. Oh don't get me wrong. I'm good with her. She's cool. Yeah she's got issues, but then again, errbody has their...
    MienaMena MienaMena 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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    I keep most things to myself because if people knew the kind of thoughts I had, yeah, I'd no longer be welcomed in society. Would probably be locked up in a questionably-run...
    Emeryael Emeryael 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 23

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    i suffer from social anxiety and stuff i feel supressed of being able to express my self so i be quiet all the time and this been doing on for years my family knows i have anxiety...
    socialanxiety101 socialanxiety101 26-30, M Jun 23

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    I have been struggling with dermatillomania for the past six years. I always thought something was wrong with me. I was the only onein my family to do it and no one could...
    liquideyeliner liquideyeliner 16-17, F Jun 22

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    i always try to keel things hidden but it always gets blurted out when i try to cheer myself up by getting high or drunk..it makes more problems.
    nameless29 nameless29 16-17, M Jun 22

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    Hahaha lately I think I'm not keeping enough things to myself....oh well
    VaultHunter VaultHunter 36-40, M 1 Response Jun 21

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    I'm disappointed in myself because i made a huge promise of loyalty and i didn't keep my promise. I'm still struggling to do the right thing but i keep on doing the same exact...
    Morfina Morfina 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 20

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    I am a 23 year-old who seems to often try escape reality. I do this without realizing it. Everytime I leave school or work, I look forward to sitting down on my laptop and surfing...
    roseindisguise roseindisguise 22-25, F Jun 20

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    so I had this best friend, we had been friends for almost 4 years. during the last year of high school things started becoming rocky. I once asked her to go to the beach for my...
    phobiazgirl phobiazgirl 18-21, F Jun 20

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    Whenever I think about talking to someone about how I feel or problems I am going through I can't help but think what right do I have bringing my problems onto people who are...
    HuddersfieldGirl18 HuddersfieldGirl18 18-21, F Jun 19

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