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I Like Being Single

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    I hate people say to me ''Awww,

    why are you single??hon,you will find someone soon.'' Especially i dislike if men says'' i enjoy being single''is oh okay.. But if women says same thing,people look at me like i am desparate. Plus I am not just saying..i really don't feel need to have relationship with someone...
    JerryJerryA JerryJerryA 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 16

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    I'm debating a fake boyfriend,

    just so I can reject this guy a second time. It's my own fault for saying yes to going out, but I really don't know how to tell him no again.
    Sorasinger Sorasinger 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 24

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    Why do a lot of people complain

    and whine about being single? You know it is ok to be alone because you can focus on yourself and only yourself. Plus, a lot of freedom. I think when people do complain about being single, they only want to be in a relationship because they are afraid to be alone and that's not...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 8

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    Apparently my BFF, cousin,

    and my mom all think I'm going to have a boyfriend one day. Well, sorry to crush their dreams, but I don't want one. Ever. I really don't see why it's important to be in a relationship, anyway. Seriously, what is the big deal? What really ****** me off is when people (mainly...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F Mar 15

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    You know what gets on nerves?

    People complaining about the 'friend zone'. ******* GROW UP!!! If that's all you want to do, then I think it's better if you did stay single until the day you die because apparently you're not ready to be an adult. If someone does not feel the same way about you then move on. It...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F Mar 11

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    panthrax00 panthrax00 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 4, 2014

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    Whenever I meet someone,

    I'll give them a chance. Until then, though, I think having time to work on myself is nice
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 5

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    I don't miss arguing with someone,

    draining my energy to make them understand how i feel or why they are wrong, I don't miss feeling like I'm on a schedule in order to maintain the relationship going, I don't miss the effort that comes with proving to a person how good of a lover I am, I don't miss feeling...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 28

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    I need a Fake relationship to back off the

    matching making attempts and pervs attraction.
    MadNocturnes MadNocturnes 18-21, F 2 Responses May 2

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    Sometimes, I'm afraid my freedom will be taken

    away from me one day. I value it way too much.
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F May 28

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    I don't want to be in any relationship now.

    I am enjoying every moment of my single-hood. Without any attachment, it's freedom! I could be with anyone I like, got to go anywhere I want to and do anything I wish.
    larajean larajean 26-30, F 1 Response May 1, 2014

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    Singlehood

    After a bad breakup, being single can be quite fun after all.
    BellaFairy BellaFairy 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 7, 2012

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    I don't like being single.

    .....I LOVE being single. To be honest, I love my freedom. I don't have to share anything with anyone. I don't have to think about anyone else but myself. I can be as selfish as I want :)
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 10

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    being single to me means peace.

    no one to use your feelings against you. no fighting. i can't stand fighting with someone i care about, but i refuse to be treated badly too.
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic 36-40, F Apr 13

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    I have come to embrace being single.

    I've started to realized that being single isn't a curse but a gift. I'm not in some waiting room waiting for "real life" to start with my husband, but I have the freedom to be completely independent and free from the drama and rollercoaster-ness that romantic relationships come...
    PurpleHart PurpleHart 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 28, 2014

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    For now, I don't want to be in a serious

    relationship because all that seems to do is cause stress and bad feelings. Being single, I am free to date anyone I want without the drama, and there is no one I have to answer to if I want to hang out with friends or go to a party or whatever. One of the things I look forward...
    Cherilyn16 Cherilyn16 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 31

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    Yes being single is great.

    Relationships are overrated.
    XVGlitters XVGlitters 18-21, F Feb 5, 2014

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    its better to be single

    rather than in wrong relationship sometime i get pissed off by people around me..they always asking me do i have boyfriend?are you single?any man ever dating you?etc..whenever my answer No, i am single they will look at me suspicious and wonder.they said its impossible or i am...
    myselfhere myselfhere 22-25, F May 10

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    I never had healthy relationships

    or stable ones at least. It wears a person down bring in extremely bad relationships one after another. I'm happy that I don't have anyone ringing up my phone during the times that I need to sleep or when I'm doing work. I'm happy that I don't have someone making me feel bad or...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 27

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    Being single is being at peace,

    being in a relationship always comes with fights and worries, just relax and lay back, enjoy the single life with a nice cool drink in your hand.
    hazlewood hazlewood 16-17, F 2 Responses May 2

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    No Interest In Relationships

    I had a very serious relationship some years ago... I was deeply in love. It unfortunately ended, and since then I've remained single. At first, it was merely because I didn't think myself suitable for relationships. I was an emotional wreck, and I felt it would be a great...
    de1eted de1eted 13-15 3 Responses Sep 30, 2010

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    Yes I Do!!!!!

    I like being single but of course every now and then I yearn for that one love. :) When I start something with someone a month or so I want to dump them and be single. There's just so much freedom and that is something that I love. :) .
    lorena1 lorena1 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 31, 2011

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    I want youuuu to need me,

    I need you to need meeeee, I.... Don't. It's fine.
    samipee samipee 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 30

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    You little fučkboy, thanks

    for treating me like the rest of you're dam hoes 😩😒
    3st3ll3 3st3ll3 13-15, F 2 Responses May 17

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    Just a funny story. The other day I went out to

    eat with my friends cuz it was my girl friends b-day. So when we sit down the waitress asks us if we were paying separate or together, I Was the only single person at the table so I was obviously paying for myself. And because it my friends bday there was suppose to be a...
    Butterflies83 Butterflies83 22-25, F Feb 28

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    Dating is exhausting.

    Even text/online dating. It takes so much of my time and energy. The ritualistic preparation needed is ridiculous. Shave, pluck, wax, fluff. I don't have time for it. However, I do miss the connection. The sleep overs. The sleeping in. The hugs and kisses. God I miss the sex...
    untamablekitty untamablekitty 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 16

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    ninjadentistinspace ninjadentistinspace 16-17, F 4 Responses Feb 2

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    I find it hilarious that people become

    uncomfortable around you when you tell them that you don't want a relationship and you're happy single XD
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F Jun 24

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    Its kind of nice being single.

    . Im more focused on myself (:
    dawwnn dawwnn 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 14

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    loresmom loresmom 41-45, F 2 Responses May 11

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    theres some weird comfort in being completely

    single because theres no one to hurt you or wake up & decide they don't love you anymore
    Angelcum Angelcum 18-21, F 7 Responses Dec 10, 2014

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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 find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    Julieccaa Julieccaa 26-30, F May 12

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    I love and hate being single.

    I like being single because I have freedom. I don't have to hear a guy telling me "come to my house, or its my birthday where my gift".. I can spent money on me. I can relax and have fun without being with someone who's trying to rub my body when I'm trying to chill with them. I...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 2

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    This guy who's a friend of a friend likes me

    and we chat, but I don't see him that way. Now he wants to meet and I don't really mind since he's a cool guy, but I can't stand the thought of him looking at me in 'that' way. How do I friend zone him?
    MadNocturnes MadNocturnes 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 23

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    Relationships are overrated.

    Being single, you have a lot of advantages, especially when it comes to money, but I won't get into that. You also get to make your own life decisions. I didn't realize this until high school (probably because I was too stupid or young to realize this). I have pretty much always...
    JK7448 JK7448 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I am happy single. Being in a relationship is

    too much work. I think not having to make anything work is better because you don't have to feel anything. No hurt and no games.
    AwesomeGuyy22 AwesomeGuyy22 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 4, 2014

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    Single

    I like to get to know the person but as far as ever getting into a relationship ... that will never happen. I don't like the thought of your significant other cheating on you. I like staying single because you don't have to worry about your emotions stuck with them and want to be...
    HatEWithiNMe HatEWithiNMe 16-17, F Jun 23, 2011

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    I've never really got

    why some people are so hung up on being single. Sure, there are times when I get a bit lonely and would like a nice girl to be with, but the majority of the time, I'm happy at being single, it gives me plenty of time to be myself and learn about myself. I have enough things to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 3

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    So I don't know where this dating crap came

    from, but I've had it. It's uncomfortable. I don't even want to friend zone. I just wanna ban all contact.
    MadNocturnes MadNocturnes 18-21, F May 1

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    I used to wake up to cute texts

    and shît, now I just wake up to 100% battery 😂😂
    3st3ll3 3st3ll3 13-15, F 2 Responses May 17

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    Eh.. being single is otay,

    it has its ups and downs but you do have that freedom that people in relationships don't have exactly... but on another hand, it would be nice to like cuddle with someone XD but yeah, being single isn't bad, I enjoy it, I get sad but even if I where in a relationship, I still...
    RyRyOfAwesomeness RyRyOfAwesomeness 16-17, M Mar 2

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    I really wish men would learn how sensitive the

    **** is. You don't have to pound on it like the button in family feud. Very little movement and less pressure will get you a further. If a woman has to ask you to not touch it your probably doing something wrong and should reevaluate your technique.
    Nicnac512 Nicnac512 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 19, 2014

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    No Room For Romance

    No dramatic story about disappointment or broken hearts. I just like being single. I am fairly confident around people, but I do like my alone time. I don't feel like I have room or want for a romantic relationship. Maybe someday, but not now.
    Bob57 Bob57 18-21, M 3 Responses Dec 27, 2008

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    Being single is awesome.

    You don't have to worry about anyone but yourself. There's more time for yourself and you don't need to constantly notify someone what you're doing or where you are. That's what I love about being single. But sometimes I miss having a special someone. Or at least a special...
    tronztronz tronztronz 22-25, F 4 Responses May 30

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    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 2 Responses May 2

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    There are so many things I want to do

    that I could not do if I were tied up in a committed relationship. Relationships have so many rules and are too much work, esp. for something so temporary. When I meet my other half (best friend), he will be the last bf I'll ever have.
    Amsch95 Amsch95 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 30, 2014

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