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I Miss Being Single

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 51 People

    Married But Confused

    I am 21 and me and my wife got married a couple months ago. The history of our story is that we were dating for about two months when she got pregnant and had a baby boy. A month before she had him she broke it off with me because of her family not liking me and encouraging her...
    drummer19 drummer19 18-21, M 4 Responses Oct 17, 2009

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    I Miss It, Badly

    I miss it badly but i'm not planning to break up with my current boyfriend. I miss it badly because it's not stressful but i didn't say it's enjoying.It's better to be single but it's not happy, if you're smart you'll be single and lonely but if you're willing to take risks and...
    boznicxs boznicxs 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 17, 2009

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    I Know It Sounds Bad

     I like saying that I have a boyfriend a lot better than actually having a boyfriend...
    Seattlegirl Seattlegirl 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 2, 2008

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    Here's What I Miss...

    I miss dressing up and turning heads, I miss the attention I got as  single woman, I miss having marriage proposals being yelled at me in parking lots from total strangers, I miss touching someone for the first time, I miss the excitement of falling in love, I miss the...
    ReddBrown ReddBrown 36-40, F 12 Responses Mar 1, 2008

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    It's horrible to say,

    the consequence is if I leave I'm alone.. but what's the difference when you beg for love? I've been with my fiancé/boyfriend for about 3 years now and honestly it's like I'm single. I'm constantly being hit on by guys, his friends or strangers and he doesn't seem to mind it...
    krorenae krorenae 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 25, 2014

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    I Miss Being Single

    I have been married since April 08. I married a man who is a hardworker, and very intelligent. However, he has no "class". He can be very crude, and selfish. I have examples every day of this type of behavior. I truly miss being Single. I don't mean for dating. I mean...
    rachel717 rachel717 46-50, F 3 Responses Oct 13, 2008

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    Way Less Stressful

    I always wanted to be married....but not like this. This is not really married - its just...all messed up. The longer I stay married the more of myself I feel slipping away. I miss being single because I was not perfect but at least I wasnt being constantly told I wasnt. I...
    odie89 odie89 36-40, M 3 Responses Jun 12, 2008

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    The Single Life!!!

    i just miss the simple things like going out and partying it up with friends and not worrying about doing something thats gonna get ur *** in trouble the next day...im never the one to sray single for a long period of time,but for some reason im missing that life...im only 22 and...
    crazygurl crazygurl 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 18, 2007

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    Sometimes I really do.

    .. Other times, not so much. This is one of those times I miss it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 15, 2015

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    I'm 37, never been married and have no kids. I've never been engaged either, but came close a few times. It's not hard for me to get dates, I'm just picky because I refuse to...
    CaliTexan37 CaliTexan37 36-40, F 5 Responses 3 days ago

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    I think the single life is better because a lot of guys have trust issues with women, and they can't tell which ones are the decent ones. Even if I tried to show how decent I am...
    Peridot23 Peridot23 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I will live my life to the fullest! No drama. Single and FUNNN ;)
    Sen22 Sen22 22-25, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I'm only single bc of this long distance relationship I had with a girl, who was my best friend, and she just up and sort of ruined it (even if she thinks she didn't) but basically...
    animefan22 animefan22 18-21, F a week ago

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    2012 single 2013 single 2014 singel 2015 single 2016 still single I dont actually mind it but it would be nice to have someone to share life with and i hate living with my family
    Collegegirl23 Collegegirl23 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 2

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    Well here is my story , im a 21 year old girl that has never ever been in a relationship , and has always been that single friend in the group since day 1 and never changed since...
    Lifesucks94 Lifesucks94 18-21, F Feb 2

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    I am age 47 and single at the moment I'm trying to find relationship to mend my broken heart I live in the UK Kent
    Kittymad1968 Kittymad1968 46-50, M Feb 1

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    I am so SICK AND TIRED OF BEING SINGLE! Ugh! I've been single for two months...nothing. I've had three failed relationships and two guys I met last year just stopped talking to me...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jan 31

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    Any body want to chat to a 39 year old single man from England ?
    paulosgood paulosgood 36-40, M Jan 31

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    Me I am so sick of being single any one what I need a long distance relationship ?
    paulosgood paulosgood 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 31

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    Hi I'm Chris, I'm 29. From Wisbech, Cambridgeshire. I have disabilities. Been single for just under 5 years and want to change that.
    Christuner666 Christuner666 26-30, M Jan 31

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    Hi I'm Chris, I'm 29. From Wisbech, Cambridgeshire. I have disabilities. Been single for just under 5 years and want to change that.
    Christuner666 Christuner666 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 31

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    No girl wants me I think I will always be single :(
    paulosgood paulosgood 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 31

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    I am a 35 year old woman who is currently pregnant with my second baby. I already have a teenage son. I always said I would be married before I had anymore kids but I fell pregnant...
    Clairebear31 Clairebear31 31-35, F 9 Responses Jan 31

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    I've been single for 4 years now and it doesn't feel like I'm ever going to meet anyone :/ I'm going to be 24 in March, my whole life I thought that by the time I reached this...
    misspaperwait misspaperwait 22-25, F 10 Responses Jan 31

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    And I know I'm still young, but I really do think I'm going to be single for the rest of my life and it sucks 😔💔
    HELLONWHEELZZ HELLONWHEELZZ 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 30

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    Sometimes I remember flash instances from my childhood and a very calm and assuring wave of feelings come with it attached. I think wow, that must be how it feels like being a kid...
    Gallantio Gallantio 36-40, M Jan 30

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    You have freedom and many opportunities to be happy. Look forward into life and live through it to the fullest and love yourself. Remember, you are not a prisoner of obligations...
    Coldrhymes Coldrhymes 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 30

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    I miss being a carefree little kid, but I don't miss the past.
    KnightStalkerXIV KnightStalkerXIV 16-17, M Jan 29

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    When everyone around me feels pity that I am still single after a messy break-up. Then you have that A-hole for an ex who thinks you're still hung up on him that's why you are not...
    RagingWhirlwind RagingWhirlwind 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    I would love to find the right one but don't want to date for the sake of dating
    pcandymand pcandymand 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 28

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    I'm tired of being single but I don't want to date for the sake of dating.
    pcandymand pcandymand 31-35, M Jan 28

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    Yes I most certainly do!! But it's my choice, I refuse to settle for just something, I want my good one for ME!! Someone whose tough makes me tingle and whose kiss makes me feel so...
    Libraladyseeking Libraladyseeking 36-40, F Jan 28

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    but not ok with it at the same time
    aby2015 aby2015 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    but I don't want to deal with someones feelings.
    Lovethis14 Lovethis14 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 27

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    I have major anxiety. I have never been in one, but if I was in a relationship, it wouldn't last very long. I would always worry if I do something wrong, it would end badly. Or...
    Peridot23 Peridot23 22-25, F Jan 27

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    I am 34, never had a boyfriend, and I am afraid I'm going to be single forever. If by 34 I have never had a boyfriend, there must be something wrong with me. Guys just don't like...
    AMIAROM AMIAROM 31-35, F 18 Responses Jan 27

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    But being ugly to all women will make that fear a reality no matter what I try
    ianlarc ianlarc 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 26

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    so this guy I've been dating for almost 2 months now just stopped answering me back.
    TearsWW TearsWW 36-40, F 3 Responses Jan 26

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    She seemed interested when we met but after texting her it seems she's not. I can never catch a break.
    Cabz Cabz 22-25, M Jan 26

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    My arms were so f*cking long though lmao. Wtf (pic attached)
    J3ssie J3ssie 13-15, M 4 Responses Jan 24

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    I remember how it used to be when nothing else matter but you and me music, country roads, and future dreams. I miss you, I wish you could see although you are here, I miss you...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M Jan 24

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