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I Love Living Alone

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    I'll Finally Be Alone

    I've lost count of how many places I've lived in. I've been overseas twice already; once for 10 months, and the other for a whole 2 years. I've had so many room mates, flat mates and house mates that I can't even remember all their names. Now that I'm back home, I'll finally be...
    TCat TCat 26-30, M 1 Response Jun 19, 2007

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    Living Alone

    I love living alone because I don't have someone always telling me what to do or when to do certain things, also I love living alone because if I want to stay up all night or go to sleep or write on my books or if I want to give myself a enema and take a shower I don't have...
    mrasshole mrasshole 51-55, M Apr 27, 2012

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    Lived On My Own For a Long Time

    I am will be turning 47 this year. With the exception of 4.5 years when I was married, I have been on my own from the age 25. If got divorced in 1996 and have lived alone with my two boys ever since. I have the boys one week and they go to their father's onw week. Every other...
    tylrhere tylrhere 46-50, F 2 Responses Apr 6, 2007

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    Love Living Alone

    I to have been alone ALL my life ever since I was placed in a foster home 60 years ago. I have since learned to love myself and know that I am definitely MY own best friend. I've tried friendships, but to no avail. I never wanted to get married and have children, and have them go...
    macsketch macsketch 66-70, M 1 Response Oct 17, 2010

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    Living Alone Is Great

    You are your own boss. You can come and go as you please and NOT have to answer to anyone I've been  loner ALL my life and have adapted to it well. My imagination is my best friend. I don't like being around people and least of all, living with someone else. I've had...
    mac68 mac68 70+, M Aug 2, 2010

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    Language Barrier

    I love living alone... I guess in this forum it goes without saying!! But moving abroad to a country where I don't know anyone and I don't speak the language has taken the "alone" thing to a whole new level. I've gone from being out every night with really...
    kattou kattou 26-30, F Dec 4, 2009

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    Adapting Myself In a New World

    I'm a male, aged 46 from Malaysia. I've been married for past 18 years. Truly, it wasn't a good marriage since earlier. Misunderstandings, arguments and unhappiness occurred frequently. But, in the middle of that, we had 3 nice kids. There were no sincere relationship between us...
    raam23 raam23 46-50 1 Response Jul 30, 2009

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    Lonely All The Time....

    Hey I am a 19 year old guy with no friends or girlfriend I have always been lonely my whole life . Its not that I am very nerdy or creepy but its just I don't like people knowing me or discussing about my personal problems. there was a girl though who I thought could be "THE ONE...
    ashulikesyou ashulikesyou 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 11, 2013

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    It's the Best.

    When I live alone, I feel like my home is my sanctuary. My personal zen garden. I feel like my private home is an extension of my physical body. I feel like it loves me and heals me. I have a spiritual connection with my house. I don't like people to be in here with me most of...
    daydreamher9 daydreamher9 26-30 May 23, 2013

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    Solitary Person

    solitary person I have ALWAYS enjoyed being a solitary person. I remember the day when it became a fact. The last time I saw my father before I was sent off to a foster home. Since then, and especially now when I'm the last one alive of my nuclear family, at the age of 71, I...
    macsketch macsketch 66-70, M Aug 13, 2013

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    At Long Last

    I moved out when I was 16, with my boyfriend at the time.  When we broke up when I was 19, it was the first time that I had actually lived ALONE alone.  I think that i was to young then to really appreciate.  Since 19 I have always had roommate, and now, at 26 I...
    Chauna Chauna 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 6, 2007

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    All Alone In My Home Where The Buffalo Roam

    One of the things about living alone is that nobody bothers you, and yes it does get lonely sometimes but that's just the way I like it. I don't have to leave the toilet seat down or have to put the cap back on the toothpaste or even put on clothes because I just like to walk...
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Feb 1, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    For some reason I've always felt like being alone is like being rejected. Sure being alone for a while is okay sometimes but I don't like to feel like I have no one I don't like...
    ggil93 ggil93 18-21, F Jul 11

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    Here is my definition of what the country side is like. Imagine if you will, living where natures orchestra is playing there finest music, such as crickets and frogs and the hoot...
    redtailfree48 redtailfree48 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 17

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    Nothing beats being alone. You can do whatever you want without anyone having a say at it's nice.
    kieshi kieshi 13-15, F Jul 8

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    Moved to Miami in April this year from Indianapolis. Don't regret my decision one bit :)
    flyboy84 flyboy84 26-30, M 3 hrs ago

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    About to head off to Moulin Rouge #iloveliving #holidays
    calmj calmj 22-25, F Jul 13

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    Especially in summer when it rains.
    autumnwinds20 autumnwinds20 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 18

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    I've been to countries where every one looks the same. Let me tell you , it is boring to no end. They are starving for something different. We are blessed to have each other in...
    DGwilliams DGwilliams 31-35, F Jul 19

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    I record myself to let myself hear it and what I think I can do better. I'm very shy about it. I've let a few people actually listen but that was last year. They seemed to think it...
    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F Jul 20

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    I very rarely sing solo with other people around. I only sing with other people or in front of people I don't know. I could seriously sing in front of a thousand people I didn't...
    HappyHart5 HappyHart5 16-17, F Jul 20

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    I am living with my parents and I'm 34 years old. After graduation, I had tried to do my post graduation in computers, but I was finding it difficult to finish the course, I wasn't...
    Saiyuri23 Saiyuri23 31-35 Jul 19

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    it's weird .. even though I've lived by myself with me and my dad for 14 years , until now I suddenly feel really lonely Maybe it's because I miss my friends form school since I'm...
    lonelybeast1346 lonelybeast1346 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 4

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    I just moved to a new apartment. Living alone is definitely a new experience. I don't really know what to think of it. The first night was kind of creepy and I was definitely...
    Blahshoda Blahshoda 22-25, F Jul 17

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    Heartland - I Loved Her First Lyrics Look at the two of you dancing that way Lost in the moment and each others face So much in love your alone in this place Like there's...
    sherrianna sherrianna 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    Look at the two of you dancing that way Lost in the moment and each others face So much in love your alone in this place Like there's nobody else in the world I was enough for her...
    EllaAfter EllaAfter 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    People are drawn to me, they call upon me, they often ask me for advice which I have no qualifications to give. I am very careful not to give advice, but to give factual accounts...
    Human0xymoron Human0xymoron 41-45, F 11 hrs ago

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    Sean-Padraig whispered in my ear, “Wake up, Darlin’. It’s a tip top morning and the faeries await.”Sean-Padraig knows I love morning. Love faeries. Love...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 5 hrs ago

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    DR. HOOK AND THE MEDICINE SHOW "When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman" When you're in love with a beautiful woman It's hard When you're in love with a beautiful woman You...
    sherrianna sherrianna 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Assisted Living slidell is devoted to providing residents with a living environment that conserve their pride and liberty.For expertise care rely on us. 
    leonjill leonjill 22-25, F 16 hrs ago

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    So I'm at this dinner party with my cousins and my ex is here as well. I feel so completely alone today like I don't belong here. I'm about to break down crying but I'm trying not...
    VasilisaDra VasilisaDra 22-25, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I won't admit this to my friends as it does sound too 'sad'. I have a social life, wonderful partner etc but I really like drinking alone! I do it about once a week. I think this...
    noodleweasel noodleweasel 31-35, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    What hurts me the most is that all my life i couldn't gain people that i can actually rely on. Time is passing by, years are flying away but here i'm all alone. I scroll down my...
    Xyanii Xyanii 22-25, F 1 hr ago

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    Years and years have gone by, I am all alone, few little moments did come promised me change, then shattered my all hopes and dreams, and pushed me to more deep loneliness. I feel...
    rahulgentleman rahulgentleman 18-21, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    It was seemingly always painful, living with my controlling, demanding mother. I would dream of running away, even if it meant living on the streets. What child dreams of such...
    walker13sl walker13sl 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I am curious if anyone has had a similar experience. Even the short version may get a bit long so be ready to read. When I was 23yrs old, a virgin who had never had a girlfriend...
    Drewzer Drewzer 31-35, M 7 hrs ago

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    Does anyone else just feel so alone in this world right now? If so, please tell me.
    Satina2014 Satina2014 16-17, M 2 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    "Living Inside Myself" - Gino Vannelli - (1981)
    maverick1962 maverick1962 51-55, M 13 hrs ago

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    I've always been crazy and the trouble that it's put me through I've been busted for things that I did, and I didn't do I can't say I'm proud of all of the things that I've done...
    reelman4372 reelman4372 31-35, M 11 hrs ago

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    At my previous house I was living with mates who liked the same kind of TV shows as me. We'd spend days on end binge watching TV series'. It was like some kind of bonding exercise...
    IdleFox IdleFox 26-30, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I have absolutely no friends. We used to get together at least once a week just to talk. For some reason unknown to me that stopped. I blame myself. I have no one to talk except...
    tinia1 tinia1 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    The other day had given my friend some old clothes that did not fit but were still too nice for the trash. I did not know my wife thought it was trash so stuffed some of my old...
    pantylinelover pantylinelover 36-40, M 4 hrs ago

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    I love my Lolita-like dresses, my lashes and circle lenses. While I admit they make me look doll-like, I simply find the style of Lolita beautiful, unique and comfortable. <3
    Bobbiin Bobbiin 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    My Mom's Death I remember it clearly as though it happened yesterday. She was an amazing woman. Very independent yet not. My dad really held her together. I remember the...
    PoetryNEmotion PoetryNEmotion 51-55, F 3 Responses Jul 5

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    So I'm going to write and write to my heart's content right now, and I hope that it comes out somewhat cogent. My editing of this story is going to be meager, as it is with most of...
    foldedunfolding foldedunfolding 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Dearest My Lawyer, I've always admired many things about you. That remains. But we must stop anything between us so you can focus on the things that you intend to do. You don't...
    0nOpalsMind 0nOpalsMind 41-45, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    Now I tend to find being alone all the time isn't as fun loving as some folks see it. Now the other night I was sat down at the pub bar, drinking vodka & coke. Now I ain't a beer...
    ilikenetflix ilikenetflix 26-30, M 8 hrs ago

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    Chapter 6 : The Speaking Voice A W Tozer. In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. John 1:1 An intelligent plain man, untaught in the...
    churinga churinga 70+, M Jul 18

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