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I Live With a Person With Personality Disorder

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    Bewildered

    I  married a man with a personility disorder and I think probely many other things. I use to think I was responsible for his rages and that if I loved him enough he would not be suspeciouse and he would settle down and trust me. He is ( although he hids it better...
    oldandtired oldandtired 61-65 1 Response Aug 17, 2008

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    My Ex-Boyfriend Who Has Been Diagnosed With Borderline And Narcissist Traits Refuses To Move Out

    The first time I asked him to leave was in March. Now it's October. Since I am the one renting the flat, I threw him out a couple of times already. I even called the police once because he did not want to leave, threw things and damaged my floor. The other time I called the...
    AScannerDarkly AScannerDarkly 31-35, F Oct 4, 2013

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    My Husband Has a Personality Disorder

    My husband has schizoid personality disorder.  We have been married 12 1/2 years and I am at my wits end.  We just recently found out that he has this disorder and, after reading about it, it fits him perfectly.  My only problem is -- what now?  How am I to...
    kelly2mauve kelly2mauve 41-45 6 Responses Aug 24, 2009

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    I Am a Person With Borderline Personality Disorder

    I also have ADHD ,  Bi-Polar as well as D.I.D. These things came out of the horrific abuse I suffered as a small child. I sometimes suffer from extreme bouts of paranoia and suspicion/mistrust of others. I sometimes overspend to such an extreme degree that I have had to...
    btrflysfound btrflysfound 41-45 Aug 18, 2008

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    I moved across country to live with my POS father after breaking up with my long time boyfriend back home and shortly after moving here, I had grown tired of living with my father...
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    I love my parents, but I've wanted to move out for some time now. The only problem is I couldn't afford to get an apartment by myself, so I considered getting an apartment with one...
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    I found this online and wanted to post it To see if it helps anyone "THE DISCOURAGED BORDERLINE – This subcatetory has personality traits similar to the dependent personality...
    cutie7710 cutie7710 36-40, F Feb 9

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    I would really like to talk with people who have DID or multiple personality disorder, I have recently started dating a girl who has it and any help would be greatly appreciated...
    lonelytalker lonelytalker 26-30, M Feb 10

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    Its great , she's not the tidiest person tough ! She's really lazy and expects me to do everything. She has let herself go and her body is getting quite heavier I think she is...
    kelr14 kelr14 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

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    I do not have a child of my own with this disorder, but my two sisters have it. I am trying to get some answers or support for my parents who are struggling.
    CaseysMommy CaseysMommy 16-17, F Jan 29

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    It started at a young age...i would refuse to eat hide away in a dark corner an cry everytime someone brought it up....id scream when they would try an force the food down my...
    SweetGazePup SweetGazePup 18-21, M 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Vizsla is what the breed is really called, but velcro is what they are known for. Seriously, if he could sew himself to me he probably would. He is never out of sight, ever. I...
    StephanieLynne1125 StephanieLynne1125 22-25, F Feb 6

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    My disabled husband is getting a power chair next week. We're trying to get a ramp built so he can go outside. My cousin was supposed to come over today and build it. Instead he...
    kmgg kmgg 31-35, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Besides oxygen... I can't live unless I feel like I'm needed, otherwise, I feel like I'm just taking up space and needing people more than they need me...
    iamFrightened iamFrightened 18-21, M Feb 3

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    So I ran away a couple of days ago, and they made me come back (they= police and family). They said they were gonna change and so far that's bullshit. I am leaving when I turn 17...
    nomnommings nomnommings 16-17, F Feb 18

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    I just need to save a bit more money to move out, I'll still be in Chicago but about a good distance away. I'm thankful I have a place to live but ready to move on.
    roaminglostsoul roaminglostsoul 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    Yes, unfortunately so... We are roommates (it's not much different than our marriage) except I live upstairs. It's awkward I won't lie... Especially since I really wanna just be...
    OrchidsNuBlu OrchidsNuBlu 36-40, F 39 Responses 1 day ago

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    Its been many, many years. He did some time, he still lives in my city. My kids don't have grandparents. He took that away. But I don't have any other family here other than my...
    Alone1980 Alone1980 31-35, F 15 hrs ago

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    I cant go a day without music 😏 who else ?
    CalmYourShit CalmYourShit 18-21, F Jan 29

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    Rough weekend so far. Screamed at me to tell me he wasn't screaming at me and that I would know when he was. Hmmm. We are at the pint of talking about separating. Pain is no...
    juliep17 juliep17 46-50, F Jan 31

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    I've been doing this for over a month now since my husband walked out with it. It driving me crazy and just when I think I'm going to be able to get one, an unexpected expense pops...
    BethKristin BethKristin 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 3

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    We are a group of 8 people that met trough a game, League Of Legends, or well, i met them all at seperate moments and put us all in a group, we were all so alike and had the very...
    Soldottern Soldottern 18-21, F Feb 10

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    That's an understatement . If we look at the countries around the world where they don't sit down and watch the television at every waking moment,the population I would think is on...
    JohnCrighton JohnCrighton 51-55, M 2 Responses Feb 16

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    You were my bestfriend since 2 years.I shared all my secret with you but from inside I loved a the most.After my brakeup I never looked for any guy but don't know why I fell for...
    tinadhar007 tinadhar007 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    I have been dealing with anxiety for the last four years. I think that I always had it but I self medicated with weed and whiskey. Since I got sober four years ago, I have had to...
    OhShucksGoDucks OhShucksGoDucks 36-40, F 2 days ago

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    I dont know why. I have experienced things they've gone through and I needed someone at that moment but i didn't have anyone. So, I want to be there for them. Even though they...
    fuglygirlonthebench fuglygirlonthebench 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 11

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    I have DID and we are a huge family :)
    krystalkool84 krystalkool84 26-30, F Feb 20

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    I have DID and we are a huge family :) the littles and guys protect the host.
    krystalkool84 krystalkool84 26-30, F Feb 20

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    At least nothing diagnosed but never spoke of it to anyone
    NightGambit NightGambit 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 19

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    music is amazing! I listen to it at least an hour a day! music to me is like stories, it always make my imagination go crazy!
    Lover218 Lover218 18-21, M Jan 29

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    I recently was diagnosed in November. I would suffer from these horrible headaches; because I'm in nursing school I just thought of it as stress. Then my vision became blurry, I...
    Smdnght26 Smdnght26 26-30, F Feb 2

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    If it isn't my left knee that aches it's my right. Right now it's the left knee, it's aching and fills like there's a bubble ready to burst. Laying down isn't helping. Going up the...
    UnfinishedStar UnfinishedStar 18-21, F Feb 4

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    most tv is mental/ emotional pollution. your life and life in general are precious. there are so much better things to do than watch fake people in fake situations or biased news...
    kpl2014 kpl2014 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 4

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    Nahhh for real that **** sucks.
    Laughoutloud24 Laughoutloud24 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 4

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    I'm 15 anyone wanna text me? just ask me for my number
    ashleysokolik ashleysokolik 13-15, F Feb 6

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    Songs like this move me http://youtu.be/tLbya5qPveA
    Burrrr Burrrr 31-35, M Feb 13

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    Living in this world can be so difficult. I'm sure so many people could agree with me but many of you can relate to how it feels to live with Borderline Personality Disorder. Some...
    LadyAmbrosia LadyAmbrosia 18-21, F Feb 4

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    Never would I have believed, not in a million years, that there was some mental disorder out there that could completely destroy someone, inside and out. Now, it's getting harder...
    joshknows66 joshknows66 13-15, M Feb 9

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    Its the first time since being diagnosed that Im doing really well... but I know that with bpd everything starts off really great, and then suddenly, I self destruct and within...
    jazzaddict jazzaddict 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 3

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    I have AVPD 100%. Been diagnosed and got the t-shirt. It is a very exhausting thing to live with. Especially in a society that places high value on extroversion. I can be social...
    AbsterCat AbsterCat 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    I would like to agree with this but I feel like it would be kinda hypocritical of me even though I do believe that if you fall in love with someone I wouldn't choose the super cute...
    DreamOnBeautiful DreamOnBeautiful 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    It feels good to type everything down here.. I have been keeping everything to myself and it is getting harder to manage but I am sure that I can seek advises from other persons...
    Zenalia Zenalia 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    Apparantly im the Sensitve Doer Your personality type: "Sensitive Doer" Quiet, serious, sensitive and kind. Do not like conflict and not likely to do things which may generate...
    papple820 papple820 13-15, M 1 day ago

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    I have read a few experiences here about this matter. But, the only thing is that all that I've read is only talking about how negative their lives have or had become for...
    NazifaNoor NazifaNoor 13-15, F Feb 18

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    I had an eating disorder onec or twice where I stopped eating but a little bit maybe a bit a day or nothing at all even if there was food infront of me. this would start fights...
    hellokitty206 hellokitty206 18-21, F