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I Love Living Alone

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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

    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 66-70, M Aug 2, 2010

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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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    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...
    LongLiveRockAndRoll LongLiveRockAndRoll 26-30, M Feb 1, 2013

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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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    Never EXPECT. Never ASSUME.

    Never ASK. Never DEMAND. Just Let It Be :). If It Is MENT to be. It will HAPPEN :D :)
    GagandeepWadhwa GagandeepWadhwa 16-17, M Mar 2

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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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    me too get to cross dress live

    as bi polar to do or become who ever I want whenever without breach of privacy!
    cross2play cross2play 31-35 1 Response Mar 4

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    “Walking alone is not difficult but when we have walked a mile worth a thousand years with someone then coming back alone is what is difficult.” ― Faraaz Kazi
    miru1 miru1 26-30, F 23 mins ago

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    i am a boy and i love to wear female dress and makeup and long hair wig since i was 12, i used to wear all feminine things and become bride(dulhan) whn i am alone at home and i...
    zarapakistani zarapakistani 22-25, T 1 hr ago

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    i am a boy and i love to wear female dress and makeup and long hair wig since i was 12, i used to wear all feminine things and become bride(dulhan) whn i am alone at home and i...
    zarapakistani zarapakistani 22-25, T 2 hrs ago

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    I have no friends or family. I let my aniexty push all my friends away and became a huge introvert. I've gained 60+ pounds since like 2011-2012. That's when my bullying started. I...
    roseygiirrrl roseygiirrrl 13-15, F 3 hrs ago

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    The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before. ~ Albert...
    submissivelittlewoman submissivelittlewoman 41-45, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I have been in a relationship with my boyfriend for a year and a half. When we first met he was charming, charismatic, confident and sweet. Then things took a turn and I thought...
    marie2324 marie2324 22-25, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I feel like I'm always alone or by myself most of my friends are either gone away to college or have a job and when I ask them to hangout they always come up with a excuse
    kristinellis18 kristinellis18 18-21, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    roses are red i have a phone nobody texts me forever alone
    butterflybaby123 butterflybaby123 13-15, F 4 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I just feel so alone all the time. I have no one anymore.
    Antonixia Antonixia 13-15, F 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    Yah, it is time that I stop whining and start building. Cousin taking me away and we are gonna plan, ways for me to find me again. I have let myself stop living because to tired to...
    Limytheboo Limytheboo 46-50, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    So this is a huge, huge favorite of mine. There is this mood, or is it a place I go when it's late at night... it's quiet, the two of us are alone, close to one another, and it is...
    comeonletsgo comeonletsgo 61-65, M 6 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    May you bask in the light of the Heavenly Host as you read this entry and feel the soft breezes brush against your forehead like the healing touch of a mother coddling her child...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I used to be so terrified of bats. But recently I found a baby bat in my pool. I decided to take care of it because it couldn't fly. I'm pretty sure it was injured. I love animals...
    shelleyhansen shelleyhansen 22-25, F 2 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    The worst feeling is when you feel alone with the one whom you are with and the one whom you really want to be with is 1000 miles away.
    writergirl71 writergirl71 41-45, F 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Oh god no.... I've just put on the Conjuring.... I'm scared of the dark, let alone that film!!
    Venables98 Venables98 16-17, M 16 hrs ago

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    Midnight...driving through the empty streets of my neighborhood...the sky pitch black...clouds cloaking the stars, making them invisible...I turn on the radio...and I am suddenly...
    badassgirrrl badassgirrrl 41-45, F 8 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    Is it OK to spend your life trying to be happy alone because the person you love doesn’t love you back, and the thought of being with anyone else is incomprehensible and...
    Lesath Lesath 18-21, F 16 hrs ago

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    It wasn't intended. It was not expected. Beyond our control, it just happened. He directed and I served. We fell deeply. Not being able to handle the emotion, he turned and walked...
    NoLightOfMyOwn NoLightOfMyOwn 41-45, F 16 hrs ago

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    Torn between love and perception I hope this is something I'm living Not just another deception But she sets my heart on fire And every time I try to breathe My heartbeat rises...
    Blackcheetah Blackcheetah 18-21, M 17 hrs ago

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    "I may not look like I could finance a trip to the zoo but the truth is I make a pretty good living. My income is a damn lot more than your father gives your mother to live on. But...
    RememberTomorrow RememberTomorrow 31-35, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    RIP Chocolate Thunder. Your personality alone always made you one of my favorite NBA Legends. You literally named one of your dunks "The Chocolate-Thunder-Flying, Robinzine-Crying...
    RememberTomorrow RememberTomorrow 31-35, M 18 hrs ago

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    i juat want someone to like me for who i am, someone to love me..
    neptunespsycho neptunespsycho 16-17, M 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    As a little girl my room was filled with rainbow wallpaper, I'd lay there and dream of what else was behind them, could I just escape behind those big ole pretend clouds on the...
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody 31-35, F 20 hrs ago

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    On a beautiful evening...A full moon...it's a glorious night. I love living in the country...my dogs and I strolling to the serenade of tree frogs and tiny crickets. The scent of...
    southerncaviar southerncaviar 51-55, F 1 day ago

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    PART THREE JONATHAN CIRCLED SLOWLY OVER THE FAR CLIFFS, watching. This rough young Fletcher Gull was very nearly a perfect flight-student. He was strong and light and quick in the...
    TheRisingPhoenix54 TheRisingPhoenix54 61-65, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    PART TWO SO THIS IS HEAVEN, HE THOUGHT, AND HE HAD TO SMILE at himself. It was hardly respectful to analyze heaven in the very moment that one flies up to enter it. As he came...
    TheRisingPhoenix54 TheRisingPhoenix54 61-65, M 3 days ago

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    POSTING IN THREE PARTS. THIS IS PART ONE IT WAS MORNING, AND THE NEW SUN SPARKLED GOLD across the ripples of a gentle sea. IT WAS MORNING, AND THE NEW SUN SPARKLED GOLD across the...
    TheRisingPhoenix54 TheRisingPhoenix54 61-65, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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