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I Lost Touch With A Close Friend

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    It Saddens Me So Much

    At some point in time I became really good friends with a guy, anyway the specifics don't matter. All that matters was that he was one of my closest friends, all that I could ask for in terms of a friend and so much more. When we talked, we really didn't have anything to hide, or...
    whatsername whatsername 22-25, F Apr 9, 2012

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    I Miss You

    About a little over three years ago, a former best friend of mine cut off all contact with me for no reason. She just stopped replying to my e-mails and calls after I moved to another state. I tried calling her family to find out what's what but it was like she told her family to...
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 26-30, M Nov 30, 2011

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    alexandr4 alexandr4 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 5

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    I have 2 or 3 really close friends. Guillaume, Luke and Tyson. Me and Luke and Tys have been best friends since elementary school. We used to have these sleepovers where we would...
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    since being in alcohol/drug recovery (160 days clean and sober now) ive lost 95% of my mates and the other 5% ive pushed away for individual reasons. ive isolated myself, i have 3...
    dansimpson40 dansimpson40 18-21, M 3 Responses Nov 9

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    That's pretty much my friends circle now. Just a few people I mainly hang out with. I lost contact with everyone after high school but I guess that's just what happens.
    tgf12 tgf12 18-21, M 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    I use to have a decent amount of friends in high school, but then I moved far away for college. I had no problem making a good amount of friends, but after awhile, I realized they...
    lostsoul412 lostsoul412 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 27

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    I've never had any friends in real life, at the time I was in grade school (Even in High School) I was a really shy, really timid, and really sensitive person. I wasn't open and...
    MrAddison MrAddison 26-30, M 5 Responses Nov 6

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    At 30.years old, I have about 3 very close friends, including my fiance. I have 1 friend who is there for me but we are not super close.. I am totally content only having a few...
    jjewell84 jjewell84 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    i wish i had someone to talk to, so i suppose ill vent here since at least someone will read it. Well, we are very good and very close friends, since childhood. for me at least...
    blahblah2789 blahblah2789 36-40, F 4 Responses Oct 26

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    I've never had a close friend. Heck, I've never even had a real friend. I'm that person that everyone ignores until they need something. I try to be 'normal' and fit in, but that...
    SapphireRoze SapphireRoze 13-15, F 8 Responses Nov 4

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    Setting aside family and in-laws to be. I don't have that many close friends. I think i have about 4 close friends.
    AimeeTheMidget AimeeTheMidget 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 4

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    i have two close friends and i sometimes think "why not have i more close friends ??" come on :) send message and we meet :)
    hnfeyldrm hnfeyldrm 16-17, F 5 Responses Nov 8

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    How many of you have had close friends and are a very helpful friend just to be dumped? It has been hard for me to learn not to give everything I have to that friendship, it's just...
    Unicorn4 Unicorn4 41-45, F 5 Responses Nov 15

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    I'd actually love close friends but I do t even have a friend just fake friends that will use me when they want and I don't know what to do :(
    nickigirl525 nickigirl525 13-15, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    it seems that as I get older it's harder for me to connect with people, make new friends, get into relationships.. I'm starting to feel like I'm losing touch with humanity
    Daxiongmao87 Daxiongmao87 22-25 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I don't want close friends like that but I do want some really good friends that I can trust and they can trust me and we can have fun like real friends do and show love to each...
    marvel901jones marvel901jones 41-45, M 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I used to have a bunch of friends and over the years I let people slip away without trying to prevent it, I recently became a mommy to my beautiful daughter, but now find it hard...
    shaye9292 shaye9292 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 3

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    It's wired because I've never read had a close friend before.. I want the sort of friend that you stay up all night talking to about nothing and that is always there for you.. But...
    Emilyy16 Emilyy16 13-15, F 5 Responses Nov 3

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    I used to be so popular in school. Being friends with everyone and having no enemies. I few months ago I tried to hang out more with my real close friend. But the more I did that...
    Nickname4me Nickname4me 18-21, M 4 Responses Nov 4

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    I have 2 close friends but it's like they do stuff together but leave me out. Not all the time but most and it just makes me angry cause Everytime I do something I include BOTH not...
    babykay12 babykay12 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 9

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    I wish I had close friends who would be crazy with me, who would stand for or with me. I am still looking for these friends. tbh I think I found them. but does it matter if ur gay...
    bitchybrandi bitchybrandi 13-15, F Nov 9

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    That is a FACT. However, the fact stays also that those FEW friends I managed to get, never actually stay with me either! - and I have no damn idea how that even happens, but...
    Ic3Queen Ic3Queen 22-25, F 8 Responses Nov 12

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    I wish I had a few close friends. Growing up I always had acquaintances, and now I live in a different state and don't know anybody. I'm naturally extroverted and would like to...
    frustratedinflorida frustratedinflorida 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 13

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    Ok so I just want to say a BIG shout out to those EP friends of mine to say a Thank you for being you and to say also a MASSIVE thank you for your advice and support regarding my...
    xxSTEVE7xx xxSTEVE7xx 31-35, M 8 Responses 4 days ago

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    My best friend just passed away few months ago because of sick.She is the only person in the world that I can trust.She's only 30 years old. I wish I could have more close friend.
    AnnePQ AnnePQ 26-30, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    Just need to rant a lil ^^, i am usually outgoingly caring for my friends, i jogged about 4 miles to see someone who was emotionally hurt and needed comforting but someone who i...
    septlaxer septlaxer 16-17, M 1 Response Nov 12

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    I don't really have friends. While I don't like the drama that can come with having friends, I still get lonely. I would like to have more friends to talk to.
    hanachan92 hanachan92 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 17

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    hello im new is this EP ; i just want to talk to someone because i really dont feel good !! i feel disappointed because nobody seems to care about me !! the people i always...
    Star123654 Star123654 18-21, F Nov 7

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    SiriusJT SiriusJT 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 2

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    I used to be part of a close group of three girls who did everything together, shared in new experiences and held together through the good, bad and the ugly. Now that I am in my...
    kayannie kayannie 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 15

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    After 15 years of friendship it all had ended. The worst part is that there was no big fight or argument. You just stopped trying or Lost interest. That's what's killing me the...
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    More? Try any at all. Everyone in my life right now is an acquaintance. They can put my name to my face, and if we happen to bump into each other, we'll make polite small talk...
    thesungazer thesungazer 31-35, M 7 Responses Oct 29

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    Yes, I have lost friends to Facebook. I guess Facebook is quite popular. You have to be careful to post pictures on that. I had read a book about a lady who did not get her...
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F Nov 13

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    I miss the feeling of closeness and trust between me and another person. I miss having someone tell everything to and go out with. I feel as if im becoming distant with everyone...
    AcousticSoul17 AcousticSoul17 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 8

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    I am reading a book right now called, Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work. It's a great book, and I was glad to find out that we're doing at least the first four principles...
    YourFriendRyan YourFriendRyan 36-40 Oct 26

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