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I Keep Alot of My Problems to Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 81 People

    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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    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 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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    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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    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 want to burden others with it.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 18, 2010

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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 keep all my interests to myself. I have done so all my my life because my parents don't support any of them and think they are childish.
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    it is so so so so so so indescribably DEPRESSING that I have to lecture to myself God's Word to overcome my father's witchcraft attacks and only to realized that I am not chosen...
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    There are many things I keep to myself and I wonder what would happen if I were to let them all out. It could be Pandora's box tenfold.
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    I have so many things that I keep to myself because I wouldn't know where to start telling you about me
    bigbill75 bigbill75 36-40, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I can't help it, I always have always will. Until eventually I burst, I think I'm pretty much at that point (again) now. God, it's the worst feeling. With everything that's going...
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    I am a pretty impressive person once you really get to know me. I'm quite a comedian too. Normally I keep to myself, and I don't consider too many people as "loyal", so therefore I...
    Symone00 Symone00 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    I tend to to keep to myself until things get out of hand. My friends want help but they refuse to ask so i just give it to them without anything said. but with life the way it is...
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    I'm a sad person, and I'm not happy with myself but I don't know why. I lock myself away in my room, and I hate being around people, sometimes I don't eat for days and sometimes...
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    monstertrainwreck monstertrainwreck 18-21, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    hey everyone I decided to try this because I really need someone to listen to me , well here I go I am 17 and well my whole life I struggled with self confidence but I just put...
    Ilivebeyondelegance Ilivebeyondelegance 16-17, F 35 mins ago

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    venusaquila venusaquila 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I keep thinigs to my self because I'm very selective about who I open up to. You can't talk to everybody about everything. I have no problem being open and getting things off my...
    MJP88 MJP88 26-30, F 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    I actually tried to kill myself when i was like 8 or 9. Idk. I hated my parents and decided i wanted to kill myself.
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    Yeah. I do that. So does the whole human race. Jim Morrison once said "Ain't no one here gettin' out alive." Point,counterpoint. Everyone struggles. So what's the point. Well I...
    lifeisforfree lifeisforfree 66-70, M 3 Responses Apr 7

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    It's just so hard when everything keeps going wrong. To remember to care about that stuff and the stomach problems don't help. I'm gonna try to do better here. It's s goal.
    katariffik katariffik 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    I don't know if yall can relate... But here it goes Before my guy deployed I had a lot going on, I lost my grandmother, my little sister was leaving for boot camp, my other sister...
    Bambieye Bambieye 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    Just curious, I won't kill myself :(
    OneWithTheSkies OneWithTheSkies 18-21, F 4 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I lost my first love to cancer this year. Although we had broken up and both moved on long before he died he was a good friend to me before he died. In fact, he was my best friend...
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    Ever since I was younger, I don't react to disappointing others very well. I had always been wary about how they see me and how I should act around them because I feel like no one...
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    If there's something I'd put on the list 21st Century First World problems it's the presumption that you should share as of right all your personal details with complete strangers...
    Joanne0chan Joanne0chan 31-35, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Im struggling. Just like I've always been. Ppl never are what they seem. I trust ppl an they all eventually turn on me. I take a huge risk letting them know a few things about my...
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    Looking at other posts on this site makes my problems feel so much smaller. Thinking about it rationally I guess I have it pretty good. But I still feel like... no one would miss...
    jthakkar1998 jthakkar1998 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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