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I Lost Touch With A Close Friend

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    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 22-25, M Nov 30, 2011

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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 18-21, F Apr 9, 2012

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    Had a best friend in elementary school that I lost contact with. I miss her. :) wonder what she's up to. I forgot her name though... Lol
    Cozy01 Cozy01 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    A few days ago one of my closest friends and classmate told me she is in an early stage of anorexia. She calls her Ana because she prefers avoiding the word. She's back in therapy...
    IcedPhoenix IcedPhoenix 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    I once had a close online friend who I trusted. I wish I could just go back in turn and prevent the meeting. He ends up ******* me. He ruined my relationship of 3 years... Now I...
    MrIndeedNL MrIndeedNL 13-15, M Apr 7

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    Ever since me and my ex of 3 years broke up I lost most of my friends. I spend most days secluded into my room and if I go out I'm with my family. I wish I had more friends I could...
    mkir10 mkir10 18-21, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Interestingly, I seem to have both. A few close friends and many acquaintances. However, in those many acquaintances there are a few that I'd like to become closer with in...
    IamMarah IamMarah 31-35, F 3 Responses Apr 2

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    I have a crap ton of acquaintances, but no close friends. :/ it sucks and I'd pull some people close if i weren't so afraid. I don't mean to downgrade them or anything but they...
    dessertqueen dessertqueen 16-17, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Acquaintances can be good. It's nice to be able to wave and say hello to someone when you occasionally see them out in public. It's nice to have a connection with someone no...
    couldbeheaven couldbeheaven 26-30, F Mar 29

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    I have a tendency to not let people in . And the few that do are very close to me . I don't have me close friends . I have slit of friends but not many actually get to see me...
    Sillygirll Sillygirll 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 11

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    I prefer to have a few close friends that I can trust and know will be there for me. I've seen too many people, desperate to not be alone, surround themselves with superficial...
    Nuovinzi Nuovinzi 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    Having acquaintances it's nice to be able to wave and say hello to someone when you occasionally see them out in public. It's nice to have a connection with someone no matter how...
    robbie1280 robbie1280 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    My partner or boyfriend and I have a few very close friends which are other gay couples. Gay men and gay women that are in great relationships. The rest of the people I know are...
    Maurelle Maurelle 22-25 Apr 10

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    I don't have a close friend T_T
    gitzai gitzai 22-25, M 2 Responses Apr 1

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    I really want a little group of close friends, who are more like family. Four years ago I moved from Scotland to California, I have no family here and anyone I've got to know has...
    loutorres loutorres 26-30, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    There's only 2 of my closest friends that know about EP but apart from those people. i would NEVER want to share that I have an account on here, especially not with my family LOL...
    littlesaiyan littlesaiyan 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    At the moment I am renting a house with a friend of mine who is about the same age as me. Anyway it happened a couple of weeks ago in the evening. We had both arrived home from...
    smithey4 smithey4 22-25, M Mar 23

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    I am in love with my friend i really like her alot i just want her to talk to me everysecond, i wish i could propose her but i am afraid to loose her if she says no., i really dont...
    gill6111 gill6111 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    I love enjoying spending time with my friends, the only problem is what to do. I spend the last 4 years of highschool hanging out with people who played video games, went to the...
    Jaimedee Jaimedee 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I was with my friend Jordan and we are both pants messers and we both had to pee. So we both went and it went so far it made a tiny puddle on the floor. We loved it!
    loveylaura loveylaura 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 13

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    The only friends I've ever "had", were kids whose moms had known my mom so we had the awkward "play date" simply because our moms wanted to talk so the kids had to as well. Now in...
    fooyo fooyo 13-15, M 2 days ago

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    I had friends i could tell anything to. They are married and have been there for me. But they moved a couple states away and now i feel like they dont care anymore. I found out...
    starrysky7 starrysky7 36-40, F Mar 27

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    Close and trusted friends are definitely preferred over acquaintances. I guess I have been stabbed in the back too many times by both but usually acquaintances. So I let very few...
    ballen0420 ballen0420 36-40, M Apr 2

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    There is a guy and girl I have known for about a year and a half now. We are really good friends, and I could tell them a lot of things but. I don't trust them enough to tell them...
    haileybean89 haileybean89 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    who needs to have multiple strangers around them when you can have a few close trusted friends that make life worth living ??
    Hemanwar Hemanwar 18-21, M Mar 23

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    So true. First or all it's pointless to have a lot of friends. It's a lot of pressure put on you and then you have to worry about too many things. One friend may feel like you're...
    KyLeone KyLeone 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    For some reason I can't make guy friends and I'm a guy. Looking back at my life I used to have a lot. In high school I only had a couple guy friends, and now I literally have none...
    Experiencezzzz Experiencezzzz 18-21, M Apr 1

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    I had one, but I threw it away to get high. Everyone tells you not to get into drugs, but I never listened. Realized too late so now I'm stuck feeling so awkward around people I...
    CDPlayer1 CDPlayer1 18-21, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have a few friends left from my childhood. It is kind of funny, we have all gone our separate ways in life, but I still consider them to be my "true" friends. They no matter what...
    billyw420 billyw420 36-40, M Mar 23

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    I was working as a manager and a woman applied for a vacancy who was a little older for the role, my boss did not want to give her the job and wanted another candidate with more...
    sabasaba06 sabasaba06 41-45, F Mar 24

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    The best thing i can have is friends that will be there for you . Real friends !! Thats worth more than having 1000 fake ones.
    OhAustin OhAustin 18-21, M 4 Responses Apr 1

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    I want a few genuine caring people close around me.
    4myinnerchild 4myinnerchild 51-55, M 3 Responses Apr 7

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    I am an introvert, so I've never understood the point of having more than two or three friends. I never quite understood how a person could have dozens of friends and spend time...
    BohemianHippy BohemianHippy 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    So everyday at School this girl is my best friends friend and every time me and my best friend hang out she would Come and push me way.
    Nyamal Nyamal 13-15, F Apr 7

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    I am just starting high school, and I am the only one who is going to this particular school. All my old friends are going to a different school, and I am not hanging out with them...
    HCL19 HCL19 16-17, M Apr 7

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    A few weekends ago I drove 3.5 hours to visit a friend of mine who has moved away because of her husbands job. Her two children are close in age to my two kids and they play very...
    Adie0510 Adie0510 41-45, F Apr 7

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    I don't know about you all, but all my life, I've never been able to find a true best friend. I don't believe in quantity, but the quality of friends.
    Zaran7 Zaran7 16-17, M 2 Responses Apr 11

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    At the time I believed that most of them would be friends forever despite not seeing each other daily. Some are married with kids already and others just seem to outright avoid me...
    Greenpiece46 Greenpiece46 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    It's not the quantity of friends you have, but the quality that counts.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Mar 24

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    ugh. I wish! Lol looking forward to be close with "some" or more people in here. Don't be pervs or rude though
    lovelycee lovelycee 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 27

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    I wanted to erase all the friends I ever had in my life. Ofcourse not the online ones. I barely know them. Sometimes it doesn't feel right. Having so many hi-bye friends you don't...
    EmotionJammer EmotionJammer 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    Regarding friendships, I believe in quality not quantity.
    Cozy01 Cozy01 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    Give me a few quality, durable, and reliable deep friendships than many superficial ones. It is that simple to me.
    WildBruce WildBruce 36-40, M 2 Responses Apr 6

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    I wish I had friends I can always talk to and that'll be there for me, I feel so alone and I know school is supposed to be for your education but man I am so alone, I have...
    YouCantHangWithUs YouCantHangWithUs 13-15, F Apr 14

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    I don't have a large circle and am not interested in "friending" everyone. I like the circle I got and am very slow to add more people.
    JustmeraeAgain JustmeraeAgain 46-50, F 6 Responses a week ago

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    With these two at the park 2 days ago. Naw, shame non of us are close.
    ImChelsea ImChelsea 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    I am being pulled to love someone that is my friend
    elyas13 elyas13 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    Okay so lets say my name is "Peter" and her name is "Anna" and my friends name is "Chris". Chris and i were really good friends. He was my first friend when i moved to Chicago. His...
    new29 new29 18-21, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    For this reason I want to keep my circle small so I can know everyone in them, and not have a hundred friends I've never talked to.
    natessecret natessecret 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    a while back i knew this one girl, but she just stopped talking with me one day
    rndmguy8 rndmguy8 18-21, M Apr 6

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    So I don't want to go in depth but I have 2 other friends who are like my brothers, recently they have been hanging out with each other a lot, and they go everywhere together. I'm...
    vidish vidish 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 7