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I Let Go of a Disfunctional Relationship

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    Nothing But Drama

    Let me start off by saying, thank GOD I was never married to this psycho. Anyway, I met him at the factory where I worked. He asked me out but I didn't give him an answer right away. Bout a month later, we finally did go out. He seemed to be the perfect guy. But it didn't last...
    FactoPlast98 FactoPlast98 31-35, F 2 Responses Oct 21, 2009

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    The List

    I made the list sometime in high school. It had everything I could ever dream of in a man. When I met this guy, he was all I'd imagined and then some. Fast forward two years. I was on my knees, begging him to take me back - pleading and saying I was sorry. I even sort of...
    onceandfutureglow onceandfutureglow 31-35, F 26 Responses Feb 27, 2009

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    Alcoholic Wife Beater

    So it took me almost 6 years To fully wake up and realize That no matter how badly I wanted it to work It wasn't meant to be He wasn't the guy for me My whole life I have been pretty much an "only child" (not literally but all my siblings are way older~ hence...
    delishious delishious 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 4, 2010

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    Love/Hate Relationships Are Wild

    I had the experience of a love/hate relationship once with someone I knew for a few years as a good friend.  To this day I'm not sure why the relationship went the way it did. But OMG it was so powerful. We loved each other so much we were always as if we were one.  The...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 2 Responses Oct 3, 2008

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    When someone saids "I just need time" feels like waiting for the unknown. Whether it's in a relationship or friendship getting to a point like this, to me is frustrating. Should I...
    GuiltBear GuiltBear 31-35, M 11 hrs ago

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    Before Christmas I started seeing someone. My abusive ex found out and begged me to take him back. I did. Nothing changed other that the physical abuse stopped and he turned up the...
    Kerry1304 Kerry1304 26-30, F 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    Our relationship started off with the wrong step. We moved too quickly and it has been going down ever since... We became 'official' October 4th 2014. Exactly 1 month later was...
    Lisst Lisst 22-25, F 18 hrs ago

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    I don't get people that say long distance relationships can't work , out of my three relationships this one has got to be the best . I am very happy , there isn't the added...
    girldevil123 girldevil123 16-17, F 16 hrs ago

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    Top ten questions about relationships with psychopaths/narcissists. I took this from the site psychopathfree.com. I found it to be very helpful. 1. Is he / she really a psychopath...
    totallytea totallytea 46-50, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I ended a long term relationship recently. Feel great. Then....ran in to an old boyfriend who was awesome and I messed up. He wants me back....definitely forgiveness and love. Too...
    guliannah guliannah 51-55, F 2 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    In 2012, I met a female on a site like this and we became very close. We spent a great deal of time together and shared pics, stories, chats, etc and a lot of personal details...
    rodscot rodscot 51-55, M 2 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I've always wanted a happy relationship where we would cuddle and kiss and have cute dates and chase each other. I've always wanted that and I still do majorly I just wish I could...
    lilly756 lilly756 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I met someone I like, a lot but I'm having a hard time because I don't want to let you go. I think and hope any day you could call and say you are ready to be with me. How do I let...
    1969tracyg 1969tracyg 41-45, M 4 hrs ago

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    Iv been dealing with this pregnancy all alone since you made the decision to leave me and blame it all on me. Calling me up to break it off with me, not even giving me the respect...
    MissiTeej MissiTeej 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    Everyone wants the same thing to be loved, be needed. Let's say you really wanna be in love and live with them forever and ever. Here's the problem, many people get excited about...
    dreamychan dreamychan 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 26

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    So it is painful when the two people who I have wanted to let in for years still don't want a relationship with me. I began not getting along with my parents in my teenage years...
    Emsily Emsily 18-21, F Mar 11

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    I've finally been able to convince my husband that I really do want to be in a relationship like this, although I refrain from referring to my desired relationship as DD or TIH...
    taliahood taliahood 26-30, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    be my dirty minted Girl and lets habe some fun ;)
    lureebel lureebel 22-25, M 3 hrs ago

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    Can anyone relate and give some desperately needed advice? My boyfriend is paranoid. We met a year ago - our first date was valentines day of 2014. He was sweet, caring, and we...
    hollysnowy hollysnowy 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 26

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    I have been with the guy I am currently dating for 1 year and 3 months now. It was great to begin with and but now we've drifted apart. He has cheated on me twice and every time I...
    kateleanne kateleanne 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 8

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    My boyfriend feels so clingy sometimes that it drives me up the wall. And I feel guilty about feeling this way because the only way to keep the relationship alive is through...
    emeraldangel523 emeraldangel523 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 8

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    I am not sure if this post fits into this category well at all. There were two other good choices. I want to talk about a relationship. A very violent relationship that has been...
    TEMPERANCE12 TEMPERANCE12 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 9

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    Last year was a long journey. I was stupid dumb sophomore! This guy Wes* was there our freshman year but found out he was moving right before winter break, we threw him a party but...
    hazymazey hazymazey 16-17, F Mar 15

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    Dear JY, I hope you'll never see this. I just needed to write it out, to rationalize everything. To give a silent voice to these voiceless thoughts that have been bombarding me...
    Ichizu Ichizu 26-30, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Okay so I'm in an amazing relationship, it's going well and she's kind, caring and I like her so much. So here's the problem my ex is now in a relationship and it's gotten to me...
    Calvexz Calvexz 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 3

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    So I write this because I would like some outside opinions about my relationship with a lovely man. Some background, I recently started going to university and have been learning...
    EngineergirlTheta EngineergirlTheta 18-21, F Mar 7

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    Last year the last day of school... It was really intense because we knew things would change from there No more would we see each other often because he was graduating and I would...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 17

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    It's not a romantic relationship, but a friendship. My best friend of six years and I recently got into a huge argument and haven't talked for a little over a week. She has a lot...
    g0backtoreality g0backtoreality 16-17, F Mar 1

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    It's complicated. I'm finally with a man that I love. He's four years older than I am and he has a nice little apartment and a wonderful job. At first, we got along so well. I felt...
    InsaneFlowerGirl InsaneFlowerGirl 22-25, F 4 Responses Mar 3

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    We left School and went to the Park for a while It was summer it was getting really warm around ending of May. We had to go back for after school but we ran to the park. We got...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 16

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    My boyfriend and I started dating 8 months ago. We were attracted to each other, and until a few days ago, we are still on our "honeymoon" phase--touchy and clingy (not in a...
    khsaga22 khsaga22 26-30, F 3 Responses Mar 17

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    After all of this confusion and battling myself on what to do.I am tired and so is she.We have decided to just be friends.Even after the first day of such I could tell the...
    TheEdgeOfEarth TheEdgeOfEarth 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    sheryfacc11 sheryfacc11 26-30, F Mar 9

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    We Came from the City We went to the Apple Store and Walked Around Grand Central and The near by Park. We took the Train back to our Area, but for some Reason he was mad and wanted...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 16-17, F Mar 15

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    After this Day our Relationship went rock bottom I threatened him, I told him something about ruining his life I really blocked that memory, but I remember he was mad and said so...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 16

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    I do. I think that a lot of people that don't believe they are, just don't understand. How could you possibly understand if you've never been in one, let alone a long one? I've...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 16

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    Sometimes I think that I have so many walls built up that I do not let anyone completely into my life. I wonder if this is normal. I worry that I'm alone in this flaw. I can let...
    WeMermaid WeMermaid 18-21, F 12 Responses Mar 18

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    hi everyone I'm Jasmine I'm 18 years old, and I get too attached to people who I find a connection with, I've always been this way since I was young and I couldn't understand it...
    jnyell jnyell 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 5

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    20 Signs It's Time To Let Go And Move On 1. When your thoughts go to memories more than the present. 2. When the situation causes you more pain than joy. 3. When you expect...
    OrchidsNuBlu OrchidsNuBlu 36-40, F 7 Responses Mar 13

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    I was dating my now ex for 2 years but last year things started getting rocky. He left for naval bootcamp on my 17th birthday and it killed me. He didn't stop by to say goodbye to...
    lilly756 lilly756 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago