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I Miss Being Loved

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 422 People

    I miss being in love.

    I'm ready to make a serious commitment with any woman, but I definitely love the thrill and excitement of falling in love. Falling in love is the best feeling in the world. I may be happy outside but inside... I'm hurt real bad...
    CoolDad59 CoolDad59 51-55, M 2 Responses May 4

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    I get up everyday and do what is expected -

    work, kids, mom's taxi, a dutiful daughter. And I am grateful for my life. I have beautiful children, a stable job, supportive parents. But I feel empty - shallow inside. I am floating through life on one engine - half speed. I miss being loved. I miss someone caring...
    Veeballmom Veeballmom 46-50, F 2 Responses Apr 27

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    Just Missing Love - True Love

    I am really sick and tired of unstable relationships. I am ont young as I used to be. I want to love and be lo of my life and be loved by someone for the rest of my life and his life. I want to fill his life ith happiness and care. I want to bring up his children, to love them...
    miro2000 miro2000 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 6, 2011

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    I Miss Being Special.

    Maybe that sounds selfish, but I miss being able to call someone at 3am because I'm sad, or being able to pop round whenever, being one of the most important things in a person's life and feeling like it. I was THE girlfriend. Now I'm A friend, of various people. It just makes me...
    sirthing sirthing 18-21 1 Response Jan 1, 2013

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    its been a year and a half of being single.

    ... now i think i'm ready to fill in someone's heart with love, respect and happiness. someone who deserves and some that i deserve....i am not looking for a person who will be just a part of my life. iam looking for someone that WILL be part of my life forever. someone who will...
    dane10092013 dane10092013 22-25, F Mar 1

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    I can feel your smile rest upon my face And I

    can feel the warmth and gentleness of your embrace I can hear your laughter it’s music to my ears And your voice still whispers to me and wipes away my tears I imagine you right here with me the one and only place you are meant to be This is your home here in my heart but...
    Susana1985 Susana1985 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 6

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    Why do you fall in love?

    And can never move on? Yes, I love him... But he is so far away, and no matter how hard we try, the distance keeps us so far apart. He is the sweetest guy there is, straight forward, but decent. I just don't hear from ds "I love you" anymore? We are just friends, due to the...
    Gogonoster24 Gogonoster24 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 24

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    Nothing more makes me more sad

    than when I receive text msgs and it's my own husband telling me to tell the boys he loves them and misses them. But when I text him I love you, I go no response or maybe I'll get an ok. I am getting really tired of being married to someone I don't live with at all, no intimacy...
    OneWayHisWay OneWayHisWay 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    Doesn't Anyone Care?

    I've been seperated from my husband for three years, I'm lonely. I wouldn't take him back ever, but I miss having someone around. I began dating when I was 16 and haven't really been alone much since then. Atleast physically alone. I felt very alone in my marriage, but he...
    Hurtandtired Hurtandtired 26-30, F 2 Responses Dec 8, 2008

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    For me I just want to be with somebody female

    relationship some sex maybe but just to be with somebody would be nice
    mlcockrell mlcockrell 36-40, M Mar 1

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    AskB82 AskB82 31-35, F Dec 5, 2013

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    I miss the holding hands,

    kissing,and looking people straight into the eyes and saying I love you.
    wyatt234 wyatt234 13-15, M Jul 6

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    Now I understand love can come from many aspect

    in life .. But I'm talking about the kind of love that makes you heart skip a few beats . The kind that makes you smile so hard , your cheeks hurt. The kind that make you want to be around that person , because you feel wanted . He made me feel beautiful without even telling me...
    AliForever AliForever 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 22

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    Huh, Yeah Right

    I have so many mixed emotions about this experience. I would rather be completely alone, unattached than loved and hurt again. No - my heart really misses it, connecting with someone and having those feelings.  My mind?? No - I'm not really holding my...
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72 36-40, F 6 Responses Jan 9, 2009

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    Time Is All I Need

    Today I miss that feeling of being loved that sweet embrace. You feel safe, secure like storm will break and you'll be fine. My marriage dissolved early last year. I was left feeling useless and empty not knowing if tomorrow would bring something to lift my head and my spirits. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 2, 2013

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    I Sure Do.

    I think that most of us down deep has the desire to be love by some one. I know that I most defiantly have that desire. I want to know that some one actually cares for me and my feelings. To have some one who yearns to talk to me and wants to spend time with me would be nice...
    LateNightGuy LateNightGuy 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 14, 2008

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    I miss infatuation so hard my heart hurts

    almost enough to replace it.
    marthabenzis marthabenzis 22-25, F 2 Responses May 18

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    The hugs and kisses

    for no reason, and the sly touches that used to make me smile like a shy little kid. You say you love me with just a look.. the affection was intoxicating and when you touch me there. .. Oh, how I miss love.
    Gtisha Gtisha 36-40, F Jul 12

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    ...and everything that entails.

    I'm big on the holding, kissing, hugging, nights out together, nights in together. Even the stress and petty arguments...and the fights. It's been over a year since my last serious relationship-one of which, I felt the most loved and adored ever. And after the taste I just had...
    RunJackie RunJackie 18-21, F May 28

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    Well yesterday my cousins

    and their friends and I went to the park to play basketball. It was my two twin boy cousins and their friend "Cade" and "Nat"- we played basketball for a good 2 hours before all heading back to my cousins apartments. Cade came up with the idea to play truth or dare. We played it...
    AllyClark13 AllyClark13 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    I miss being Inlove and loving someone.

    .. I wish I could have I could have a special someone... I know patience is important and I understand but I just miss it...
    eflor1436 eflor1436 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 22

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    What I Miss Most

    I guess I cannot say that I am totally unloved because I am. I have a family and husband who love me unconditionally. Despite my obvious flaws, occasional bouts of bitchiness, and the fact that I have not been very happy lately....they still love me. My marriage looks wonderful...
    emptyheart emptyheart 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 11, 2007

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    I was in this relationship

    for nearly 5 years of my life. And calling it simply a relationship undermines everything I felt and currently long now. I went to boot camp and she stayed with me for 2.5 years in a LDR with me. we never cheated. we never lied. we argued and fought but always made sure to fix...
    nixeoph nixeoph 18-21 1 Response Mar 16

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    When I was younger, Life was simple.

    EASY. I had a grandma who Loved me and an Uncle Who HELPED Me so. Then one day they were gone. My heart Cried. Wondered How do I go on I haven't Found the answer. MY efforts to find A WOMAN I could trust; just went nowhere. WOMEN are SO different Today. NOT like when I Grew...
    desireindisguise desireindisguise 56-60 May 4

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    Looking Forward

    I long to feel that hand in mine. The warm embrace and tender smile of someone just being there. I know it's out there I know it's waiting for me
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 3, 2013

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    I Do

    I miss being in love and loved. I miss that type of connection I have with a special man in my life. Waking up to a morning smile, having those stupid, idiotic arguments, to the make up love making. lol I miss the dating and courtship. I miss hold hands and being close to someone...
    enchantedebonybutterfly enchantedebonybutterfly 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 12, 2012

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    Where Did It Go

    Once upon a space in my life it was there, that warm nurturing sense of tenderness and care Once upon a time someone somewhere loved me, made me feel safe, feel like i mattered i was, if not their everything, then defiantly something I miss the days when the words i love...
    tulick tulick 31-35, F 9 Responses Jun 15, 2008

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    Needle In A Hay Stack...

    Not all men are crap.. fair enough but dammit is finding the nice ones hard!! no wonder more people are now choosing to be alone.. its easier, sadder yes but easier. I do miss having someone there though, just to know that no matter what anyone else thinks of me i know that its...
    Whatdoesntkillumakesustranger Whatdoesntkillumakesustranger 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 27, 2012

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    Hurts Until Its Scars

    I miss that feeling of being loved, someone's special someone knowing I can come home to them at the end of the day and confide in them. The feelings and hurt fade with time but that doesn't mean I still don't long for that sweet surrender again. The other half of me the one who...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 8, 2013

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    This Is Core To My Behavior Around (RL) Women Over The Last Few Years

    This is a post that needs to get written.  I'm trying to get under my feelings and behavior to what's really going on with me.  It’s hard for me to know where to begin this story.  I am a kind-hearted, sensitive man who practically – though not...
    UnderEli UnderEli 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 31, 2010

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    It's always nice to be truly liked.

    ... Not seen as a trophy or a luggage, just liked for exactly who you are...most people just want something these days.....but I know love can't be that far away
    freddyvision freddyvision 26-30, M 1 Response May 18

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    I Really Do

    I miss being Loved so much. I miss having someone who Loves me, and ebing with someone who will Love me for me.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Oct 15, 2010

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    I miss how is it like to be free ... Free to be the real me ,to sit down and take a breath... To not being someone's enemy ,or to not feel the need to prove something to someone...
    Michi22 Michi22 22-25 Sep 8

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    It sounds selfish when you write it down but that isn't the way I intend this to come out. I miss feeling like one of the main priorities in someone else's life rather than just a...
    IllusiveLittleMe IllusiveLittleMe 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 16

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    I miss holding your hands, french kissing you, touching your firm shoulders.. I miss the way you make me laugh, i miss the way u get jealous ( your so cute!). I miss the way u talk...
    AsianGirl1000 AsianGirl1000 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I miss those days when it was okay for me to be vulnerable and dependent on others.
    imextraordinary imextraordinary 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 4

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    Life was so much more fun, interesting and exciting when I went on impulse and just did things. Now, by trying to 'fit in' nothing is happening in my life. The days have become...
    minrevolution minrevolution 22-25, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Today would have been my Grandmother's 94th birthday. I miss her more than any words could convey, and think of her often. She was an incredible, strong, funny, and generous soul...
    Indigolesbian70 Indigolesbian70 41-45, F Sep 4

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    I just got off the phone with my boyfriend, we call each other every night when we have a chance. I miss him all day and I struggle with the distance between us and I always feel...
    Dreamprojector Dreamprojector 18-21, F Sep 8

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    Now that I am single after 11 years, I miss that feeling of being loved and appreciated. My ex kept getting laid off, so I worked two jobs for years. Never a thank you. I'm a...
    phi0318 phi0318 36-40, M 6 Responses Sep 3

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    I miss late night messages and early phone calls I miss being Heaven sent and hell bent I miss stupid nicknames and corny jokes I miss sharing the past while planning the future. I...
    ScarletNightmare ScarletNightmare 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 8

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    I just want to be loved sometimes. By someone who will never let me forget it, question it or doubt it. But now it seems that everyday i don't feel loved, by my family, by my...
    jolieember12 jolieember12 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 21

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    have you ever missed someone you just hang out with? Because yesterday I was hanging out with my friend she's a girl not girlfriend but I like her (: and just as I got home I...
    SassyTheBro SassyTheBro 13-15, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I think about it a lot. I don't know why. I just do randomly. I just miss being kissed
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 5 Responses Sep 21

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    I was 14. I was in a Christian private school. One day, start of 9th grade maybe, a new teacher appeared, her name (changing it here) was Jackie. She was 30'ish, beautiful...
    sledge149 sledge149 46-50, M 3 hrs ago

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    I dont like being told what to do, who I am, placed in a box, given conditions. Its probably the death of all my relationships. I left them all. Not because I'm constantly growing...
    ThePinkP0werRanger ThePinkP0werRanger 26-30, F 39 mins ago

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    I somehow feel I missed out on life. That in many times, situations and places I just missed out on something terrific through fear. Fear of what? Failure, ridicule, exposure...
    nunos nunos 51-55, M 12 hrs ago

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    To go from seeing someone everyday, spending hours of fun with them to suddenly not seeing them at all is pretty messed up. I dream about her every few days. She's my best friend...
    OneHowlToTheMoon OneHowlToTheMoon 22-25, M 8 hrs ago

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    Telling my experience is like carefully unraveling delicate threads one by one from a blanket of chaos. My children are 4 and 6. They were born into a marriage of abuse loosely...
    Benandmcsmom Benandmcsmom 31-35, F Sep 18

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    It's funny you know.. No being able to choose who you fall in love with. I wish I could of prevented the feelings I had for him. He was my best friend (funny how every story starts...
    justbreath12 justbreath12 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Why did I have to re-fall in love with him for the umpteenth time? I'm so tired of this bullsh*t. Even after the rejection, I still came back. Now look at me: I'm crying out for a...
    WinterIncandescence WinterIncandescence 16-17, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago