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I Love Being Single

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    I love being single, it feels good to not

    worry about relationship problems. I have more time to be me and do me. Life has opened up for me. I feel it's a waste of time chasing women, most look great but it's usually smoke and mirrors. Women are cool but i believe life as a single person is so much better.
    sfdrboy sfdrboy 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 11

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    I used to be sad, but then I had the realization

    that I don't have to take care of anyone else. I can do what I want and when I want. I wasted so much time taking care of someon else. Time to make myself happy!!!! (:
    Hannaahhboo Hannaahhboo 18-21 Apr 10

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    I wish people would stop labeling being single

    the worst thing in the world. There are a lot of things that are way more worse than being single. A lot of people are not mentally ready for a relationship. If they're not happy being single, they'll never be happy in a relationship. If you ever hear people say they hate the...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    Trish1988 Trish1988 26-30, F Dec 10, 2014

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    I almost prefer it. I recently had a string of

    almost relationships, and don't get me wrong... It was nice. However, all of them fell through.... And it's kind if a relief. If I found someone I liked, I'm sure it would be equally as enjoyable. But, it's nice to be single. I can do what I want when I want to-which is the big...
    queserasera22 queserasera22 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 13, 2014

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    I have found anything past short term dating to

    be a real bore, and I feel very restricted as to how I can and cannot act. Honestly, after ending a not so serious relationship with someone I have tons more fun with them just occasionally hanging out as friends, which is awesome since it means I can be the horrible person that...
    Stanfordblack Stanfordblack 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 20, 2014

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    I've been single since the day I was born.

    I am totally ok with it :). I've been on dates, I've just never felt the chemistry. I guess that fate makes me single because all of the people I attract aren't looking for commitment or they just want to hook up. I have broken down crying once because I know that the people who...
    sirianstarsoul sirianstarsoul 16-17, M Mar 25

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    Sweet Freedom

    I have been single for just over a month, out of a serious long term relationship. I moved back in with my mom at 26. You think that would bring you down, but Im feeling better than ever. Last night I gave his rings back and my things were returned. Luckily, I was sleeping when...
    tmarker86 tmarker86 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 15, 2012

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    One time my dad, his ex girlfriend,

    and I went to their friend's house for a BBQ. At first, I didn't want to go, but my dad wanted me to so I can get out of the house. Then suddenly he said maybe I'll meet somebody. I knew exactly what he meant by that. I was thinking, o.O wtf? Hell, no. I'm not going to MEET...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F May 13

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    Where Can You Go Wrong?

    Being single is the best way you can be! You have all the freedom in the World without having to constantly be asked," Who are you with?". You don't have to put up with someone else's jealousy or have to constantly worry about being cheated on or let down by someone you love and...
    ButterflyGirl9521 ButterflyGirl9521 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 25, 2012

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    No better feeling than to be able to do

    whatever you want and whenever you want to do it!A lot of people make the mistake of thinking that just because a person's single,that that automatically means that they're lonely!Not always the case!Some of us are single by choice and enjoy our freedom to do whatever we please...
    hammer963 hammer963 51-55, M 1 Response Jun 23

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    It's so ****** up that singles are looked down

    upon all because being single isn't considered "normal." We are considered as lonely and depressed. I call that bullshit. How can you be lonely and depressed if you're not in a relationship? That, I'll never understand. People will pressure you to be in a relationship because...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    mangosandy82 mangosandy82 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    I'm not desperate for a relationship like

    everyone else is nowadays.
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F May 7

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    I want to build life

    for myself and after settling down and have everything in place the way I want it then maybe I would consider getting one
    Amacey Amacey 16-17, F May 13

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    I'm loving it. No text messages to return,

    late night phone calls before exam day, trying to figure out if we should do "it"...just me, myself, and I. Honestly, I could never imagine being in a relationship. I love my freedom too much.
    AsianGirlSwimmer AsianGirlSwimmer 13-15, F 2 Responses May 26

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    I get to do what I want to do!

    ! Hit me up if you want to chat!
    bigbootyblondie bigbootyblondie 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 6, 2014

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    Nightfang109 Nightfang109 13-15, M Jun 16, 2014

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    I don't know why everybody these days is

    thinking about boys and sex and kids and marriage. There's still plenty of things I want to do before I tie the knot and have a family. I love being single. I'll get married and have kids in the future eventually. And if I grow old and live with 35 cats or in my case, dogs lol...
    DiamondInTheSkye DiamondInTheSkye 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 29, 2014

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    I would feel trapped

    and suffocated if I was in a relationship. I really love my freedom :)
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 5

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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...
    bettycc11 bettycc11 26-30, F Apr 24

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    It's fine, as long as there's my bed,

    food, and Wi-Fi. I'm good.
    SweeterThanToblerone SweeterThanToblerone 13-15, F Jan 9

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    I don't need to be in a relationship to be

    happy. I actually don't find it important to be in a relationship. I find trying to live my life and trying to survive in this world WAY more important.
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 20

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    Lovin' It

    No commitments. No expectations. I'm freeeee.
    YtilaerEpacse YtilaerEpacse 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 4, 2012

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    I love the freedom to do what the hell I wanna

    do. My friend wanted to buy blinds for her bedroom she asked on facebook for them then few minutes later said sorry my partner won't let me he says we need curtains anyone got curtains for sale? Another person was going to buy a kitten from me but then said she wasn't allowed...
    uncontrollabledesire88 uncontrollabledesire88 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    I Love Being Single

    "I don't need a man to rectify my existence. The most profound relationship we'll ever have is the one with ourselves." - Shirley MacLaine I ended a 3 month relationship not long ago, and I decide that I love being single. I no longer need to explain to my ex-boyfriend about why...
    neutronstar1 neutronstar1 26-30 3 Responses Nov 17, 2010

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    I just love being by myself.

    I have time to think. My friends keep trying to hook me up with thier friends. I hate it though. I love being able to have peace and quiet in my life. I love the calmness of being single. I only have to worry about myself and enjoying life by myself.
    sfdrboy sfdrboy 22-25, M Aug 26, 2014

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    I still don't know who I am.

    How can I give myself to someone else if I don't know who I am? I want to wait until I've figured out who I am, what I want, and what the heck I'll do with my life. Then, I'll find someone to share my life with. I want a life before I can do that.
    MyChemicalBreakup MyChemicalBreakup 13-15, F Dec 2, 2014

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    Ok so a person on here messages me he says hi

    it must be hard being a single mum when I tell himto **** off he replies your the one who is shagging 3 different men you may die a horrific death after getting aids.. I am not shagging 3 men and if you have such a low opinion of me why the hell you messaging me in the...
    uncontrollabledesire88 uncontrollabledesire88 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 21

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    Single ' Gotta Love It .

    i dont need a man , i admit having one is cool with me so do dont get me wrong id tke the intimacy with the other half over anything but i like being single no confusion no heartache no drama .. just me =) lets just say im in no rush...
    simplegirlx simplegirlx 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 23, 2009

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    It feels lonely sometimes,

    but it feels worse to have someone who's supposed to be there for you and can't be. I enjoy being on my own.
    BelleofApril BelleofApril 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 8, 2014

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    Relationships take so much work.

    It will be too much for me :/
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F Jul 10

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    Why are so many people complaining about being

    single? Being single is awesome! I can do what I want or who I want and not feel the pressures of a relationship. I don't want to be settled down at twenty years old I want to experience life and do crazy things! Why is it so important to have a boyfriend or girlfriend? We...
    AlohaAmigo27 AlohaAmigo27 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 14, 2014

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    Livin It Up In Singledom

    Raised with the ways of church and the dreams of Disney, I'm just now learning that there is nothing wrong with being single. My whole life I've heard 'you'll find "the one" and finally get your "happily ever after" ending.' Well, now I'm learning that "the one" isn't the key to...
    JaneGirl7 JaneGirl7 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 21, 2012

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    I don't want to care about anyone else.

    I don't want to share anything with anyone else. And I don't want to think about anyone else. I want to be selfish. To me, it sounds like being in a relationship is so physically and mentally exhausting. I really don't want to waste my time and energy for something I don't want...
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    Even though I love being single,

    I miss the cuddle of a beautiful,smart,funny,interesting girl. Am picky and I know,but I would never dumb down my standards for the experience. I have experienced life that,I would rather be single,chase my dreams and make beautiful memories with awesome friends,than have a...
    code254 code254 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 3, 2014

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    Why Or How Are You Still Single?

    A 27 year old who is still single..why??Men always ask me that as if being single is the same as being unemployed and I must be searching for a partner..when in reality, it's how I prefer it. I Married young at 19. We had a decent marriage, but we both had curriousities and it...
    JezBelle JezBelle 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 26, 2013

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    There is no other freedom greater

    than being single....though friends tease me for not having a bf...calling me the less fortunate one...i give a damn 😎.....i love ❤ being single
    tas5 tas5 18-21, F 3 Responses May 26

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    Why Do All Those Who Haven't Tried It Try To Change It For Me?

     I can say I've tried it all from casual sex to long term live-ins, flings, and marriage, and now have been successfully free for 1.5 years, and am so thankful for being single every time I think about all the complications of relationships.  But I do get lonely...
    puzzle590 puzzle590 36-40, F Jan 2, 2010

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    No Excuse Needed...

    ..Today, I was out and about, just looking for stuff to furnish my home, laundry bag, mattress and plants for the house…. and it become clear to me how I love been single, with no care and worry in my life. I could careless if I, stumbled in at whatever time, looking like I had...
    Mynoshh Mynoshh 31-35, M Jun 12, 2013

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