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    He Walked Away With My Heart...

    For almost 5 years I had a wall around me not allowing anyone to get close to me. I was protecting myself from disappointment, heartache and pain. I had been through 2 very abusive relationships...1 with my ex husband and the other with my daughters father. I thought I needed...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 16, 2012

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    I Did

        i let angelwriter in . and i am so glad that i did .
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 6, 2009

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    And They Hurt Me.............

    I still don't understand why. As far as I know or can recall, I never ever used anything they told me against them. I wouldn't even think of it to be honest. I use to think that I deserved whatever bad I got, but that doesn't fly with me now. I know deep inside that I NEVER...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 3, 2009

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    A Favour

    ... and you can stay for as long as you like to. But I have this huuuuuge favour to ask... Stay liking forever. =)  
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 3, 2012

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    And Then They Walked Out

    It hurt, still hurts and it makes me a little worried about doing it again. I know that not every man will treat me like he did, but I also know that I can't deal with that level of pain again. I can handle being dumped, I just can't handle the way he did it, and...
    ShrubberySoup ShrubberySoup 26-30, F 10 Responses Jul 6, 2009

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    And I Wish You Would, Too

    I let you in because I trust you. I got to know you, and I chose to trust you and to let you into my life, and into my mind. I chose to let you see the things I can't show anyone else. The things that have gotten me hurt when I showed them to someone else before. It took me some...
    TheRealJade TheRealJade 18-21, F Mar 3, 2012

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    And It Still Scares Me!

    I've been with my boyfriend for a long while now, and i still really panic that we're too close! He understands me more than anyone in this world, and i'm quite a hard faced person, and i generally cut emotions out of situations so I can deal with the **** in my life. But he...
    kidston23 kidston23 18-21 May 18, 2011

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    Talking with a girl online for a couple months. We are pretty close but now our feelings are in the cross...and I think someone who is actually here likes me..
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    I have so much i would like to write and share in this group, and maybe one day i will be able to put into words my thoughts and feelings but for now sadly words fail me.
    lilreddress lilreddress 36-40, F 6 Responses Jul 7

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    It started when I was younger and all of my friends were just discovering relationships.. I always told them how pointless it was. I would say, "I'm fine alone. I'm going to wait...
    amberooo amberooo 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 3

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    Every time I let someone get close to me which rarely happens they always end up disappointing me. Now I'm done letting people get close to me. I'm going to push everyone out now...
    cristina44 cristina44 22-25, F 3 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    Why?? I don't get it, I've been in and out of relationships since being young and leaving someone has never really effected me. I have the ability to be able to shut anyone out of...
    fatty44 fatty44 16-17, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    The best lovers are those who are capable of loving from a distance, far enough to allow the other person to grow, but never too far to feel the love deep within your being. To let...
    hannagrace hannagrace 31-35, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    Alive or just breathing. This is what i am feeling now. I can't believe how easily we fell for each other but now we're drifting apart. I can't let go of you, i know. But it seems...
    youaresoinsensitive youaresoinsensitive 31-35, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    This is the cluster of thoughts that go on in my head on a day to day basis. Feeling helpless, lost, alone, angry and bitter for so many different reasons. Hurt so very hurt for...
    JADawg JADawg 36-40, M 5 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    So recently my friend killed himself, and he had a few friends on EP. But everything he has is locked up extremely well. His name was Marshall. (His account name was Marshallman90...
    sh3lf1sh sh3lf1sh 13-15, M 4 hrs ago

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    I can't buy firearms due to my previous hospitalizations from past suicide attempts. If you have a firearm or can attain one, I can drive to you. Or, if you have any other method...
    RobIngalls RobIngalls 26-30, M 2 Responses 25 mins ago

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    I waited through my teenage years to lose my virginity, it was something very special and precious to me, I didn't want some random guy to take it. it took me three useless...
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    YOU DESERVE TO HAVE SOMEONE Who Will Marry you and Love You forever. Who Will Worry and Care about You. Someone to Love You and Pamper You. Someone to Put You at the Center of the...
    imgreywlf imgreywlf 56-60, M 3 Responses Jul 22

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    !WARNING RANT AHEAD! Okay boys and girls listen up and let Aunt Kate give you a lesson on being a decent human being! 1.) if you don't want to talk to someone, don't give them...
    KateTheStraightedge KateTheStraightedge 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I want some who i can talk to all the time and not lose i need someone to talk to.
    scoobycharlie scoobycharlie 13-15, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    i really want someone i can tell him or her anything i want :( i dont want be lonely being a lonely is sucks 💔
    darkenss darkenss 18-21, F 8 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    Someone named their child Beautiful that'd be ironic if they were butt ugly as they got older.
    countrygirlISTaylor countrygirlISTaylor 13-15, F 9 hrs ago

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    Im bored so i need someone now to talk to :P
    Darceyblair Darceyblair 13-15, F 4 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I cant believe someone would name tgeir child ****
    mia0 mia0 13-15, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Just want to talk to someone maybe make a friend I'll talk about anime or video games or tv shows or just anything
    GayBoy115 GayBoy115 16-17, M 8 hrs ago

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    I really want to have great mind blowing sex with someone I love.
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979 31-35, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    Pain invading my soul as I see all crush down around me.It is awful to miss someone even having that person next to you.I will never understand how certain people can swing so much...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F 2 hrs ago

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    I really wish I had someone like this again. I really need to talk atm, but I just talk to myself as I don't know anyone IRL. :/
    TheLuckyHobo TheLuckyHobo 31-35, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Hi~ Does someone here want to talk to me? Feel free to chat with me! I love to make friends with you guys. :D
    ChenWeiZheng ChenWeiZheng 22-25, M 2 Responses 36 mins ago

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    I am in an all-but-sexless relationship with someone I love and respect, and I'm looking for someone who can relate to talk to as I try to find my way through this. To get some of...
    NXS3 NXS3 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    I am in an all-but-sexless relationship with someone I love and respect, and I'm looking for someone who can relate to talk to as I try to find my way through this. To get some of...
    NXS3 NXS3 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 17

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    I was with a guy for nearly 2 years and he broke up with me. Found out he cheated on me the whole time we were together. And he left me for one of the girls he cheated on me with...
    leo1292 leo1292 22-25, F 5 Responses Jul 21

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    Love never chanqes... it just rearranges..<3 The Worst Thing In Life Is To See Someone You Love, Love Someone Else How can you mean nothing to someone who means everything to...
    vg1403 vg1403 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I am sure lots of people can relate to this but I grew up in an emotionally abusive environment. My parents fought every single bloody day, screaming at each other, screaming at me...
    thiswatermelonlovesme thiswatermelonlovesme 22-25, F 7 Responses Jul 2

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    I remember the exact moment that I knew i loved him. It was when I discovered he was moving away for six years to another country I couldn't possibly visit. Must when I was about...
    wingeyes wingeyes 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 6

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    Well then if you want to help someone who wont let you in then Let Go! Be there if they ask or need you or just listen. Sometimes people have their reasons n just want to be alone...
    Janeysunshine Janeysunshine 36-40, F a week ago

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    i feel I can get myself together just when I am on my own. :( Letting people in my life often drags me down...and being a loner drags me down itself. I cant find the right balance...
    rockstin87 rockstin87 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    I'm sure most of us have been guilty in letting others here dictate our moods or how we feel about ourselves.. I soon learnt when I came here being over sensitive is a danger to...
    primnproper primnproper 46-50, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    Last weekend I was off and took the time to visit some friends of mine. Keri was an instructor of mine in college and has helped serve as a mentor for me as I head back to school...
    Marcette88 Marcette88 26-30, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    It started with good friendship and letting her open up freely and she become close to hearts and I a changed the way I user to think of her and she became more than friend... N...
    Man4luv2u Man4luv2u 41-45, M 5 days ago

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    I don't even know what I'm doing anymore. What I'm choosing to believe, who I'm choosing to be with and care about, the vile stuff I know I shouldn't be doing; they all have me...
    michae10pvhs michae10pvhs 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 1

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    I said "I need someone to talk to" he said "isn't that what your bf is for, isn't he "broken to" He has a life to I can't tell him all my problems when he has his own things to...
    juliaek1 juliaek1 13-15, F Jul 5

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    I am 20 years old and I met a guy who is 7 years older then me. As time went on we grew close and I unexpectedly fell in love with him. He told me from the beginning he wasn't able...
    shannen4 shannen4 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 6

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    i just watched the fault in our stars and it completely changed my outlook on life… lets just say that i let go of someone ive wanted to leave for a long time already, this movie...
    meowshelbs meowshelbs 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 7

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    My MM has disrespected me one too many times. I have tried to be everything that he wanted but have lost myself. I've lost my spark, my enthusiasm for life and even sometimes my...
    nolasanchez30 nolasanchez30 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    My friend went to jail. For murder. What the **** are you suppose to do when someone shoves a gun to ur head and says shoot that guy or I'll shoot you?! I mean we might all say "id...
    skylerGrace skylerGrace 13-15, F 3 days ago

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    A friend of mine offhandedly mentioned that I'm very hard to get to know. He feels like after 5 years of dating and 5 years of friendship he still doesn't feel like I let him in...
    sasky88 sasky88 26-30, F