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I Love Someone I Know I Can't Have

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    Things I'll Never Say

    I'm tugging at my hair I'm pulling at my clothes I'm trying to keep my cool I know it shows I'm staring at my feet My cheeks are turning red I'm searching for the words inside my head [Pre-Chorus] (Cause) I'm feeling nervous Trying to be so perfect Cause I know you...
    Amandra Amandra 18-21, F Oct 21, 2012

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    I'm not her type, and

    when i talk to her my heart breaks a little more, knowing i can't and never ever will have her
    futurediary futurediary 13-15, M 1 Response Aug 10

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    She Says She Thinks She's Falling In Love With Me

    And I know I love her. She is married 5 years and I just dont think she will toss away 100's of friends and family for me. I am not even sure she should. I will have to tell her one day, that she should leave her husband and we should be together forever. I dont want to do it...
    happyman happyman 36-40, M Apr 4, 2008

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    42 And Foolish

    Get comfortable, this won't be short. I decided in 2010 to become a teacher after years in sales. After some substitute teaching I found I have a passion for special education students so I earned a master's in special education and a severe endorsement. I work with 18-22 year...
    foolishlover1970 foolishlover1970 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 16, 2013

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    Yeah - the Song Remains the Same

    Yeah - and I want him . So - why did I join this group??  Great question! I loved him  -  he didn't love me -- I let him go -- he came back -- I still see him. But I don't love him - or anyone.    
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F Nov 30, 2008

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    Realisation

    so i broke up with my ex girlfriend more then a year ago, you can find a few stories about it on my profile. but i wanted to share a certain moment with you, that i might not have shared before. so we broke up, very emotional and stuff, i cried a bit. and the world kinda fell...
    phollon2 phollon2 22-25, M 3 Responses Dec 2, 2012

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    Autumn That Year

    Autumn must be the most beautiful and romantic season of all, yet somehow mixes with a bit of sadness and sorrow. Whenever the word “autumn” appears, I would think about streets with yellow leaves falling, I would imagine myself walking under those streets; and I did, looking...
    zerohan zerohan 18-21, F Jan 13, 2012

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    Obstacles

    Obstacles. He says this in response to my question. I know the answer. I don't know why I need him to say it. He has just read my mind again. The third time in succession. I'm feeling off. Have run to the store so I can talk to him away from ears that don't need to hear. Off...
    flowersinherhair flowersinherhair 31-35, F 9 Responses Apr 21, 2010

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    It Feels A Life Away These Days

    It's not the simplest story to tell, but then again none of the stories on here are. Her name was Megan, I met her in my last year of high school. Later on she told me that she had been trying for a year to get my attention, still laugh at how I could have over looked someone...
    jfrost092 jfrost092 18-21, M Nov 7, 2012

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    She Is Taken

    She makes me feel so alive when i am around her. When i am with her i feel so content and warm inside. People think i am needy i am not needy i am just in love with her and i don't think she is used to being shown so much love and affection, the people in her life have never...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout 26-30, F Sep 30, 2013

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    Daress Diss Boyy...

    His names Peterr.Im 15. He's 16. I kno im just a kid bt it still bothers me.Im romanian and we stuff kinda differnet.Ive been liken him for about 3 months.Idk why i do thoe.He use to just take me as a booty call and it really bothered me.But i still fell for em.He's goin out with...
    PenaGirl PenaGirl 16-17, F Oct 6, 2009

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    Ain't That Always How It Is?

    You always want what you can't have? I had so much fun with her. We could make entire days go by just sitting around watching movies and we'd have a blast. One of the funny things, I usually have a low tolerance for 'floating' people socially but with her, I always enjoyed...
    dedre dedre 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 13, 2009

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    I Always Want What I Cant Have...

    I love you so much that it hurts me to think we wont ever be. You see I have these visions... up in my head, I lay down in bed and the thoughts race through. I close my eyes and I envision how things could be between me and you. Your my best friend, I don't ever want us to end...
    Yourmydevilwithin Yourmydevilwithin 18-21 1 Response Nov 27, 2012

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    Cant Say Who

    I've had the opportunity to get to know quite a few people on this site and its been wonderful. I've gotten close to someone who I know cant be with me ever but can care about deeply at a distance. It stinks because there is a genuineness that he shows and he doesnt realize...
    GlitzyGirl22 GlitzyGirl22 22-25, F 4 Responses Jan 21, 2010

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    Konstantine

    I cant imagine all the people that you know or the places that you go when the lights are turned down low and i don't understand all the things you've seen but I'm slipping in between you and your big dreams its always you and my big dreams and you tell me that its over...
    Tesse Tesse 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 22, 2008

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    I Cry

    I cry because I love him. I can't tell him because I don't think he would understand. I don't honestly think he would care. He is with someone else, so even if he did care, it wouldn't matter. They are like together all the time. They run a business together. So I love him, and...
    angelbutterflies angelbutterflies 21-25, F 1 Response Feb 26, 2008

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    Loved Him, Still Love Him!

     I remember when we met: Two kids crazy about life, he was not the full package but he was just perfect. He was crazy in his ways and lived life in an edge of thrill. We became high school sweet-hearts and after several years of wait in his behalf, we took the next step...
    Chalupa8 Chalupa8 26-30, F Aug 24, 2008

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    Related Experiences

    Your hair, your face, your beautiful eyes...I want to tell you how strikingly beautiful you are every day, but I can't. Because you have someone in your life already, even though...
    HopelessRomantic6 HopelessRomantic6 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 16

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    From the first time I ever saw Megan I was interested. I went over to my friend Laura's house and she was there and we hit it off laughing and talking... I only found out later...
    pecollins pecollins 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    No one wants us to be together and you have way too many of your own issues. You also plan on moving so you can finally live a normal life. I want you to be happy but i wish I...
    Skyhigh95 Skyhigh95 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 16

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    Yeah! Miss World!!!!!!!!********
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 17

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    Just lost one thing I care about
    nathan16500 nathan16500 13-15, M 4 Responses a week ago

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    Pretty much the same old same old I guess. But what's there to lose by telling you? Here I go. He is a grade older than me. Doesn't go to my school. As far as I'm...
    ouatnatalie ouatnatalie 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 12

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    I'm writing this because I am stuck in a situation I can't discuss with my wife or friends, nor the woman I have fallen back in love with. I just need to get this off my chest as...
    Tryingtobefriends Tryingtobefriends 46-50, M 11 Responses Sep 3

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    Maybe, I’ll stop loving him tomorrow, But for today, I’ll fall in love with him… I was only four when I met him. He was eight. He (Yael) and his little sister (Eva) were my...
    kiendy123 kiendy123 18-21, F a week ago

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    My life has been completely turned upside down and inside out over the course of the last 2 years. Why? Because I fell in love with a married man that I connected with on every...
    Inlovebutmarried Inlovebutmarried 41-45, F 3 Responses Sep 3

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    About a month ago a girl moved to town from Washington state. My first thought was that she was cute, but I didn't really think more than that. It wasn't until I started getting to...
    HopelessRomantic6 HopelessRomantic6 18-21, M 5 Responses Sep 15

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    Or at least I used to be. It's hard being in love with someone you know you can never have. It's even worse when you have to force yourself to let go and move on. And being "just...
    Iyaniaya Iyaniaya 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 17

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    I am in love with someone and I have been for a long time but I don't know if they even like me as a friend anymore because they rarely talk to me or see me now but I used to be...
    Jamesheller Jamesheller 31-35, M 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    Sometimes i wonder if my ex have cast a curse on me, probably not voluntary but I remember so clearly when i broke up With her... Her saying to me that I will never find someone...
    theonesbeforeme theonesbeforeme 26-30 1 Response Sep 2

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    I am a Hopeless Romantic~ ..but I am in Love with someone who will be Impossible to find, Someone who can merely be sought out through my Heart, people say I am crazy, but I am who...
    FavoleRose FavoleRose 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 12

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    Over the past few days I've been feeling a little bit angry. Maybe this is a good thing? Maybe it's a sign that I'm finally climbing out of the quick sand I've been stuck in for...
    Inlovebutmarried Inlovebutmarried 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 12

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    Well lets see first off there are two guys, each perfect in their own special way and yet completely different. the first one, lets call him Bo, is smart and funny and weird. He's...
    INTPisMe INTPisMe 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 23

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    hey baby,your not here but your song is.... "Empty Chairs" I feel the trembling tingle of a sleepless night Creep through my fingers and the moon is bright Beams of blue come...
    OldViking OldViking 36-40, M 1 Response a week ago

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    You know… sometimes I wish I had the courage to just come to her and tell her how I really feel about her, just to get this out of my chest... It's sad that I'm basically venting...
    theonesbeforeme theonesbeforeme 26-30 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    how can i move on ? how to deal the pain of losing someone you actually never had? i can't let go but i have to...
    hannagrace hannagrace 31-35, F 5 Responses Sep 1

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    today i'm struggling between choosing to follow my mind or heart...i'm still dying inside...i wanted to text and call you...i miss your voice...i miss your smile..i miss...
    hannagrace hannagrace 31-35, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I fell in love with a man I can never have. We met 5 years ago when he decided to take a job oversees. We emailed each other all of the time. Then he met "her". He was supposed...
    Nikita2008 Nikita2008 36-40, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    it's been 13 days since my last text to you and 20 days since your last painful text to me to be exact...i thought i can't do it, not contacting you but i hardly survive...i'm...
    hannagrace hannagrace 31-35, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Every time we speak, he finds different ways of saying goodbye. Last we spoke, it was "hugs and hugs and hugs" (in European languages). He always leaves me wanting and more curious...
    femketje femketje 22-25 1 Response Sep 17

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    I first laid eyes on him when I was a freshman in high school. He was one grade ahead of me. He was tall, fit, and very attractive. He wasn't dressed like the other guys at our...
    amazingcuzitis amazingcuzitis 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 1

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    i am in love with my best friend's mother one day she said that she developped feeling for me the next day she act like nothing happen we've talk about possibilities about...
    lokiboy1994 lokiboy1994 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Lol my horoscope for the day, made me laugh. "Are you hiding your true feelings from someone? You'll never know what might happen unless you try, so don't hesitate to put it all...
    theonesbeforeme theonesbeforeme 26-30 1 Response Sep 7

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    I know that I've been mad in love before and how it could be with you, really hurt me baby, really cut me baby How can have a day without a night? You're the book that I have...
    femketje femketje 22-25 2 Responses Sep 12

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    Lol I wish i knew someone that could predict the futere and just know things ahah cause im tired of always not knowing and being confused all the time... Some answers would be...
    theonesbeforeme theonesbeforeme 26-30 Sep 12

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    I'm in love with a girl that's over 20 years my junior. We are friends and she may know I really like her. I believe she is my soulmate and I love her with every beat of my heart...
    AmandaM02 AmandaM02 36-40, T 3 Responses Sep 9

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    Yes I hate being alone with my thoughts. That's because I either overthink or worry too much, but at the end of the day, can I get much out of it? No. Overthinking is not the...
    Mayuko Mayuko 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 17

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    I like at least three people on here. 4 including the deleted profile Austin who was close but not quite friends with Jay and Corey. However, most of them ended up taken. Some...
    unforgivablyuseless unforgivablyuseless 13-15, M Sep 19

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    It's like climbing a mountain, such a struggle trying to get her attention, so much anticipation, seems like forever the waiting to see if you have got it. then when you get it, at...
    flex69 flex69 51-55, M 1 Response 4 days ago