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I Love Being Alone

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    I like the peace. On the rare occasion

    when i dont have to worry about anyone else in the room. I hate having to hide myself from others. By myself is the only time i get to be myself. There only 2 people i can think of that have seen my real personality. It is nice, but its depressed quite a bit. Thats what im...
    Xychorite Xychorite 16-17, M Feb 11

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    Im Not Ok!

    Im not  ok!That the reality!Im not ok because im always alone ....no one understand me..no one love me.....But now on..I love being alone!maybe somedayIm ok...
    nightcry21 nightcry21 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 17, 2011

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    I Always Loved Being Alone

    When im alone i feel happy I can think of many things and not be judged about them the reason i love being alone is that I understand myself no matter how much people tell you you can trust them and that they understand you the moment you fight they tell you everything about you...
    pinkcat87 pinkcat87 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 1, 2013

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    I like being alone I can do anything I need to

    do at anytime I have friends most are girls just friends no more we like this it is better for both of Us I do not have no male Friends.
    Rockywest69 Rockywest69 36-40, M a week ago

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    I Enjoy Being Alone

    I enjoy being alone. I work in a job that requires me to be there for others and do things for others so it takes a lot out of me. Whenever I can have some alone time I appreciate it. I see people on facebook and it seems so fake. People out partying, drinking, doing whatever...
    justme4u65 justme4u65 41-45, F Jan 28, 2012

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    I Love Being Alone. Meaning no bf,

    is a warm feelings for me. Even if you're living with a gentle kind roommate. Loneliness does not despair the emptiness inside me. I'm a friendliest happy person.
    studio54disco studio54disco 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 26, 2014

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    I hate when i'm with my parents.

    ..we have a lot of divergents between us so i remain in my room doing what i love: playing with pc, listening music or thinking about math...and i like my little life. Maybe i'm trying to hide from the real world but for now i don't care. I want me and my paceful mind.
    MathIsEveryTimePerfect MathIsEveryTimePerfect 26-30, M Feb 9

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    I Feel Loved When Im Completely By Myself Alone

    I've been paying attention for the pass couple days and I find it funny that some people feel sad and depressed by hardly having friends or even family. When I was a little younger like 14,15,16,17 years I use crave having lots of friends. And I made sure I got friends and close...
    Monoka14 Monoka14 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 5, 2012

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    Such A Wonderful Place To Be

    my parents started leaving me alone from a very young age, they weren't neglectful or anything I chose to be home alone because i hated being babysat by our neighbor with all of her kids. anyways, ever since then i have always loved to be be by myself. Especially when i got...
    artemisfrench artemisfrench 18-21 1 Response Feb 24, 2012

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    A Little Bit Of The Bad In Me

    My name is iColredTheWorld, here is a bit about myself. However, i'm doing the "not-so-great" things in this story first. Please only POSITIVE comments only. Thanks. Ok so i am a teenager who is pretty abnormal. I'm not like all of my friends, preppy, social, petty, ect. I love...
    iColoredTheWorld iColoredTheWorld 16-17 2 Responses Jan 24, 2011

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    ??

    why is it my therapist feels that being a lone is a bad thing? She sometimes feels like I isolate myself too much and the depression doesn't help either. I tell its not because I'm depressed its because I need alone time to regenerate. I do see the benefits of being around...
    justme4u65 justme4u65 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 4, 2012

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    I don't feel like myself

    if I'm not alone. Just being around a few people stresses me out and annoys me. I haven't always been like this but the older I get the more I need to be alone. It's so relaxing having silence and your own thoughts. It's hard for me to have any sort of relationship with people...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 31

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    By Myself

                                                 oh how i love...
    flourlady111 flourlady111 46-50, F 2 Responses Mar 1, 2009

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    I just like no disturbance.

    Like all the time to myself. Do whatever I want, but sometimes I like company whenever I feel like it. I hate it when others see I'm doing something or just being quiet in my room, and they come in and disturb you for no apparent reason.
    gnarlyaf gnarlyaf 18-21 Nov 22, 2014

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    styleup styleup 18-21 Jun 28

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    I enjoy being alone sometimes.

    Like right now i'm alone and loving it. I need that time to unwind and just relax without noone else around.
    SentimentalMood SentimentalMood 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 19, 2014

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    I love my own Company.

    id say my jokes are on point
    Hubbahubba1 Hubbahubba1 18-21 Oct 27, 2014

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    Rebecca123xo Rebecca123xo 18-21, F Jun 3

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    No one to talk to , no body ,

    just me and my music and play games all relaxing (: No voice or anything saying a word ^-^ My head is clam
    neoncloud neoncloud 16-17, M Nov 28, 2014

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    A Journey To Loving Myself

    I grew up in a very dysfunctional family. I was the scapegoat and I was abused in all ways. I've been reading up on scapegoats (we have groups here). They are the ones who are not willing to go with the program, who have to be shut up, who rebel and go to counseling and walk away...
    Sandi247 Sandi247 56-60, F 1 Response Jun 21, 2012

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    For You By Day, Alone At Night........

    At 35, I can honestly say that I have spent most of my life concerned with the needs of others.   Working the medical field is a demanding job, that put s alto of stress on you , if you don't take time for yourself...   which I didn't know how to do until, i got hurt on my job...
    jay35 jay35 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 31, 2010

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    Hi.

    I love being alone but I never feel lonely. It's probably healthy... Right? :D
    LightlySaltedSalmon LightlySaltedSalmon 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 3, 2013

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    I feel warn out after a minimal amount of

    socializing face to face. There is a palpable sense of needing to recharge alone at home.
    Insignia Insignia 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 20, 2014

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    I've finally reached a point in my life

    where my lonely has become my happy! I actually WANT to be alone. :-D
    PoeticJustice097 PoeticJustice097 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 5

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    Sometimes being alone is way better

    than hanging out with fake people... I'd rather live a life alone than to be with those people... Nobody can hurt you while you're alone...
    RagingDemon29 RagingDemon29 13-15, F Jun 1

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    I'm Okay With Being The Quiet Girl

    I always had a difficult time interacting with people my whole life, I can't even have a simple conversation with someone with out forcing out a simple "yes, no, thanks, your welcome".It was so bad a couple of years ago when my mom told me I sould talk more to my hockey team that...
    District7 District7 18-21, F Dec 24, 2012

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    I Just Love to Be Alone. I Dont Know Why

    It seems like I am always alone. But I really like to be. Occasionally I thrive for some company, but I love to sit in my room all alone. no one to talk to or anything. I really like to drive around aimlessly ALONE. It feels amazing.
    leanachain leanachain 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 2, 2009

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    I let the people talk,

    I keep in silence.
    kripunova kripunova 18-21, M Feb 17, 2014

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    Better Off That Way

    When you're alone, you don't have to worry about people staring at you or judging you or whatever.  When you're out in public, you are at the mercy of others and their opinions of you and their actions toward you.  When it's just you, you don't have...
    trixi trixi 41-45, F 3 Responses Jan 8, 2008

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    "how Beautiful It Is To Do Nothing And Rest Afterward."

    This quote means a lot to me. Obviously, people work, stress themselves out, and destroy themselves slowly. I consider it a luxury to have all the time to yourself. Being able to live your own life and do what you enjoy is great also. I am definitely an introvert, but that...
    AdnanM2012 AdnanM2012 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 12, 2012

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    New Years Eve

    It was new years eve..was planning to go see fireworks and meet some friends..but at last moment I changed the plan..The fireworks was too far for me and I had created better plan. To see the fireworks from top of the hill. Yes I went there as I waited smoking a joint..I saw cops...
    wishfordeath wishfordeath 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 3, 2013

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    There Is Nothing Wrong With It...

    I used to hate being alone. I used to define myself, my value as a person, by whether or not I had a significant other in my life, but as I've gotten older I've learned to appreciate the single life and I've learned that I've always sort of been more attracted to a single...
    GeorgeGlass GeorgeGlass 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 18, 2011

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    Why Being Alone Is Better ^^

    hello~ I am new here... I think being alone is better because: 1- No one can disturb you because your "Invisible" . 2- You can focus more than being moped around by your friends 3- Whatever you do, nobody cares! " <#
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jun 12, 2012

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    It Doesn't Bother Me Like It Does Other People.

    I guess because I have spent most of my life alone, don't get me wrong, I would love to have that special someone in my life who would cherish me and have so much in common with me and in tune with me.  I am not sure if that will ever happen, but it would be nice.  I...
    RedheadJolene RedheadJolene 41-45, F 4 Responses Nov 13, 2008

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    Some Time To Think

    Yesterday i had the rare opurtunity of being able to sit around and do nothing. i haven't in soo long because i'm normally busy with some stupid project or something so for the first time i got to get inside my own head and really see how im feeling. and to be honest its a lot...
    Stevocam300 Stevocam300 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 22, 2013

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    When I Am Alone

    I might be an extreme case here because when I say I love being alone I actually mean it. I try to be alone as much as possible. It is nothing personal towards anyone but it is necessary for me. I actually like people, I just cannot be around them to long. I try not to put myself...
    emarr1984 emarr1984 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 1, 2011

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    I enjoy cooking just for me and watching a good movie alone. I hate when I'm in the same room with someone and feel completely alone, this only seems to happen when I'm in some...
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    Some people just don't understand, they take it personally when i tell them, i just like being alone most of the time.
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    I love being tickled or chatting about it makes me smile and happy!!!
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    Being alone isn't technically lonely, but when you have no choice BUT to be alone it definitely feels odd and lonely. I feel as if school is the only get away I have. Even my home...
    anon0109 anon0109 22-25, F 3 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    i usually don't like have alone time and being stuck in my head but i love sitting by my window drinking coffee and listen to music
    xlauren15 xlauren15 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    I love for all to see what a gay sissy girly boy i am today. Its not enough that I'm gay--i want everyone to see that I'm a total sissy girl that wears panties,shaves his legs...
    sissyboy843 sissyboy843 41-45, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    About five years ago I lived downtown in a major city in the US. I’ve always been a night person, so I would often find myself bored after my roommate, who was decidedly not a...
    InvinsibleViper InvinsibleViper 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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