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I 'm Tired Of Trying But I Hate Being Alone

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    Always The 5th Wheel

    I don't necessarily care about being single anymore, but I'm tired of being excluded, or feeling awkward or out of place. I'm in my late 30s and just about all my friends are dating, in relationships or otherwise coupled. I understand that I don't belong at couples events, so...
    MyPinkAlbatross MyPinkAlbatross 36-40, M Nov 6, 2013

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    Tired Of Being The Friend No One Seems To Want...Smh???

    I'm just at the point where I cut off friendships that I had with ppl that I thought deeply cared about me & reason being its cuz I was tired of always seeking them & constantly initiating getting together with them. Each x-friends' situation varies in the reason behind why I...
    smartino81 smartino81 31-35, F Oct 24, 2013

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    I'm posting a lot about this b/c at this moment, it does consume me... I've held it in SO long and i have no one that can relate to for this and it's all coming out and I feel i'm...
    mammamialove mammamialove 26-30, F 1 Response 59 mins ago

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    I can't stand people who appear perfect and, before you say it, yes, I admit it's jealousy. But how could it not be? I can't understand how some people are just born flawless...
    itsasummersong itsasummersong 16-17, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Well isn't it fun being tired but you can't fall asleep?
    insanecrazyweird insanecrazyweird 18-21, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    Hello I'm new but I really do need advice. I never thought I'd be a stepmom and I hate being one. I dated a guy and already knew he had a daughter from a previous relationship. He...
    AsianBlonde AsianBlonde 18-21, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I honestly find it really annoying when couples are all over each other in public and no I don't mean holding hand or a peck on the cheek that is fine. But when you are full out...
    sydneyrosza sydneyrosza 18-21, F 9 hrs ago

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    it's so fun to be alone sitting in my papasan chair by my desk on my phone looking up buzzfeed Something about being alone makes me feel so peaceful. I'm the only person who I...
    SleepingOwl0o0o0 SleepingOwl0o0o0 26-30, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    I hate being single, I need to know someone is always there. Anyone else?
    CuriousGirlll CuriousGirlll 13-15, F 2 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    Why? Because when I was younger I was always with someone. I'm left at home with my cat & I'm not scared because I have him. But when no animal or human was around me, I then...
    MyNameIsNotKnown MyNameIsNotKnown 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    It's great living by yourself without someone else; not having to share a bathroom, leaving doors open, listening/hearing the music you want, leaving things wherever/whenever...
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M 2 days ago

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    I enjoy cooking just for me and watching a good movie alone. I hate when I'm in the same room with someone and feel completely alone, this only seems to happen when I'm in some...
    berntoblack berntoblack 46-50, F 2 days ago

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    Some people just don't understand, they take it personally when i tell them, i just like being alone most of the time.
    RandomExistence RandomExistence 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    Besides of being tired of being alone for eons at this hometown, what else can I do to be not alone? How great I hope to get a peer to talk about my business, share life, discuss...
    ExileMyself ExileMyself 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Being alone isn't technically lonely, but when you have no choice BUT to be alone it definitely feels odd and lonely. I feel as if school is the only get away I have. Even my home...
    anon0109 anon0109 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    I hate being a stepmom! I am tired of wasting my life and time raising someone else's child. I sit in the house all day bc I had to be available to babysit when his daughter got...
    amlesa amlesa 26-30, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    I just hate being lied to especially in a relationship don't tell me you love me if you don'tšŸ’”šŸ˜£šŸ˜¢šŸ˜”
    Jones62 Jones62 16-17, M 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    I'm supposed to be the one in my family who never complains of causes trouble and I feel constantly overlooked because of it.Im tired of being the one with no friends who always...
    ST1997 ST1997 18-21, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I'd hate being a step mom If I ended up in such an unlucky position. That's why I don't date someone with extra baggage from a previous relationship. The Mommy drama. The Kid...
    FrostyElsie FrostyElsie 22-25, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    can you like stop saying what you think i want to hear as i hate being lied to because i know its not the truth because what i want to hear is the truth so don't act like a mind...
    Multicolour12 Multicolour12 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    The dawn breaks on another dayTo get up and live in this dismayThere is no one that really caresNo one with whom I have to share.Its just another day in the lifeTo scurry around in...
    Dreampoet Dreampoet 41-45, M 5 Responses a week ago

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    I really hate being ignored... if you don't want to talk to somebody just be upfront about it instead of acting like a child and not saying anything
    Born2Inspire Born2Inspire 18-21, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    My previous post sheds light into why but what im seeking now is what to di...is it worth it?! I was a single mom for over 7yrs& i really honestly MISS it so bad! Am i only one? I...
    mammamialove mammamialove 26-30, F 3 Responses Jul 22

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    it gnaws at you. nothing is good enough but i can hide behind a wall of feigned contentment. sometimes lonely is our own fault. we dont accept the hand held out to us. many...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer 46-50, M Jul 22

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    I don't like being lied to especially when I'm close you and trust you and are always honest to you bc I expect the same curtsy. The worse is when I ask if your lying and you lie...
    Alex288837359 Alex288837359 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 22

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    I don't like being alone. I LOVE being alone. Just by yourself, music playing, no distractions, inhaling the fresh summer air... When I'm alone I'm alive
    QuiteReal QuiteReal 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 21

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    I like being alone I can do anything I need to do at anytime I have friends most are girls just friends no more we like this it is better for both of Us I do not have no male...
    Rockywest69 Rockywest69 36-40, M Jul 20

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    so i listen to my favorite music and it helps a little but being alone for 35 yrs just makes hurting and sad again.https://youtu.be/E_rC2U2BRYg?list=FLkjPaPOorw0iLfqy5_8Y2RA
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 19

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    I just got grounded again yesterday. I'm grounded for a whole stinking week. Man I HATE BEING GROUNDED!!!!!
    naughtyboyneedsspanked naughtyboyneedsspanked 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    I really hate being sick cause Whenever i'm sick i get dizzy caugh alot have fever, headaches and stomach ache so i always end up in the ER or in my doctor's office. And i get sick...
    naomie10210 naomie10210 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    Ugh i hate being stressed so much :/ it makes my head hurt.. I feel like i live the same routine over and over again, whens it going to change? I dont doubt anything, but im just...
    beautifulego beautifulego 16-17 Jul 18

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    I really lit into my husband yesterday for getting himself locked up in the first place and leaving me out here alone. I think I have a right to be angry and he should understand.I...
    GingerJensen34 GingerJensen34 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    Sometimes, I feel that I am destined to be alone... Whenever, I feel close to someone... Bad things happen way out of my control. Good friends are leaving and it sucks to be left...
    maleficent08 maleficent08 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    I have met some very awesome people in cyber world. We have wonderful conversations. They are so supportive and kind and gentle and just the right fun. But when the the phone is...
    baprel26 baprel26 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    I have been a stepmom to two boys, who are now 6 and 10 for nearly four years now. I have my own biodaughter who is 12 and awesome. Neither my husband nor I look forward to our...
    whydopeoplelie whydopeoplelie 31-35 1 Response Jul 16

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    hi i'm new here. i'm izzy :) today i'll be writing about how much i hate my face. i have struggled with acne for 3 years (I'm 14) and I've been using a special acne medicine for...
    moonbewwie moonbewwie 13-15, F Jul 16

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    I have left a 14 year marriage that should've never happened in the 1st place. He wasn't appreciative of a warm loving & caring, ride or die woman. I had his best interest always...
    debbiebobbitt debbiebobbitt 51-55 Jul 15

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    Ok, This is my first post and i really need good non judgmental advice from woman who have been there....I really want my family to work, I really love my husband..we have been...
    mammamialove mammamialove 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 15

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    sick today i hate being sick
    Rebecca1402 Rebecca1402 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    I live in a tiny house and my backyard is basically just the woods. I've spent hours getting lost in the woods. I've found some creepy stuff there before but mostly it's just...
    svthor svthor 18-21, M 3 Responses Jul 15

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    I hate being stare at by children.I am like what the hell are you staring at me for? Do i have horn sticking out at the back of my head? Do your mom ever tell you that it's...
    Iloveowl Iloveowl 26-30, F Jul 13

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