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I Love Living Alone

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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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 absolutely love my alone time, because then you are in my thoughts all alone!
    GJOFJ3 GJOFJ3 56-60, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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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...
    Xychorite Xychorite 16-17, M Feb 11

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    I just moved to Adelaide and I love it
    Pablo67 Pablo67 46-50, M a week ago

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    So we have friends that we know..well..we love em.. bless them right :)I always love fun... and pushing limits...being silly...My friend says.. i am crossing that river..I say...
    nocool nocool 41-45, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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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...
    MathIsEveryTimePerfect MathIsEveryTimePerfect 26-30, M Feb 9

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    i just can't function without it. i need to be able to just be me.
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 19 hrs ago

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    If you don’t love/accept yourself it means you don’t have the love of Jesus towards you in you. You don’t have His love living in you and you don’t see yourself as a little...
    JesusGodAlmighty JesusGodAlmighty 31-35, M Feb 14

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    I've been obsessed with maps and travel from a young age; my dad had me navigate on our weekly visitation rides. Maps cover my walls. I've been to Lagos, Nigeria (2009,) Ireland 6x...
    MissASC77 MissASC77 36-40, F Feb 21

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    I also love living near the beach. life can't get much better than that
    stamper28 stamper28 41-45, M 2 Responses Feb 1

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    Each time that I think you go I turn around and you're creeping in And I let you under my skin 'Cause I love living in the sin Boy you never told me True love was going to hurt...
    LanaKane101 LanaKane101 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 6

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    I have thought about this for awhile and want to know what people think. I know this is a little different but if I could describe a woman who would be a great fit for me she would...
    luckyone1979 luckyone1979 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 16

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    I used to love living by the ocean. It's a beautiful place and the weather never gets to out of control.
    VicDixon VicDixon 18-21, M a week ago

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    I had the opportunity to live in Colorado for a year when I was a teenager. It was one of the best years of my life. I loved living up in the mountains. I spent as much time as...
    FriendlyBryan FriendlyBryan 41-45, M 6 days ago

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    I love being alone at times. just to fart and not look around to. see who heard it or smell it.
    ppplaypen52 ppplaypen52 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 6

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    I love running alone, preferably in quiet forest or park and completely zoning out to the sound of my feet and breathing.
    verytallman verytallman 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 18

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    It's the things that life alone has to offer that easily takes over my control. I feel the air..., cold and crisp... Refreshing at times. Taking the air in deep as I get lost to...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    it's 4:00 in the morning. it's raining outside - the wind is brisk and the smell of night is abundant on the senses. i took my motorcycle and rode the streets. a cigarette lot in...
    hellaborderline hellaborderline 22-25, M 8 hrs ago

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    Isn't that odd? Like most, I crave affection. I wish with everything I am that I had someone who truly knew me and somehow managed to love me anyway. I dream of long walks and...
    justNIK justNIK 41-45, F 3 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Isn't this like every introvert ever...we like the space , our " me" time is important to us. It's because when we do spent time with people; bestfriends or strangers we use up...
    hadidamshah hadidamshah 22-25, M 3 hrs ago

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    I'm not even sure where to start, or how to do this. As I try to focus to get this out, I can't help but fear how melodramatic I'm being. I don't get to talk to anyone, really. The...
    tacgirl tacgirl 26-30, F 4 Responses Feb 2

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    Can some one come stop the party - damn I want to sleep and these ppl still at it. 3 am already . Ok let me do a bed time story - once upon a time , there lived people on earth...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko 31-35, M 13 hrs ago

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    Affair of the heart - Rick Springfield, 1983 from the album "Living in oz"
    BoogiesWoogies BoogiesWoogies 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    After living in Melbourne all my life, 30 years.. I am moving in 29 days to live in Rockhampton, QLD. I will always be a Melbourne girl at heart, it will never change. I am excited...
    EnvyStar EnvyStar 26-30, F 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    I have a bunch of good friends but for some reason it does not matter how much people I'm sorrounded by, I feel so alone and misunderstood. Like I can never be myself with anyone l...
    FerdinandGray FerdinandGray 22-25, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    This Site is supposed to help people, make them find a place where they can open up and find help and advice from people, but this site made me feel even more lonely. And not only...
    Karrisa11 Karrisa11 16-17, F 26 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    All alone that's my only hope. Staying strong and making it through hell is all because of me, no one else. Don't need anyone's help. I'll hold my weight.
    whoscarlo5 whoscarlo5 18-21, M 2 hrs ago

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    Hey guys :) So My guy friend and I decided to make a surprise for the computer teacher since his birthday was today... Yesterday I got 4 donuts and placed them in a box and wrote...
    InLove000 InLove000 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I am so glad to find this forum and know that I am not alone. I hate Australia as I am bored out of my mind here. I came to Australia excited and with high expectations from my now...
    Boredinaustralia Boredinaustralia 26-30 13 Responses Feb 14

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    Being alone isn't so bad. I love me and value my own time. I don't need the validation of someone else to know how lucky I really am. I have my friends, I have my family, but at...
    RuffledRainbows RuffledRainbows 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 9

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    I hate living in a small town. I don't hate all small towns, I love the cool artsy villages full of artisans and independent studios and cafes. I don't even mind the country. But I...
    LowFidelity LowFidelity 31-35 1 day ago

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    It is said that charity begins at home. Working on this principle we decided to raise our kids in cloth free milieu, like ourselves. My wife appreciated and loves staying without...
    friendsfriend friendsfriend 41-45, M Feb 14

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    Yup found me a new hobby when im alone :p. Currently in a dress , bra and panties atm.
    over13 over13 13-15, M 9 hrs ago

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    I unknowingly tried to call out sick on my day off. It so so awkward! Manager's tone of voice shifted from "oh hey" to "I can't believe What I'm hearing" in about zero seconds flat...
    Deepyearningformore Deepyearningformore 22-25, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Yes I'm alone sometime's & I feel so scared being alone. I've lot of friend's and everyone's busy with there life as for myself I feel like life hate's me I don't belong here...
    billyaldo billyaldo 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 12

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    Life has hardened me so much. So much so, that I could rarely feel anything now, other than emptiness & sadness. That feeling I couldn't replace it with anything, even as I try to...
    Josua070 Josua070 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago