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I Miss My Ex

Support and Personal Stories for People who miss their ex-boyfriend, ex-girlfrend, ex-husband, or ex-wife 1,625 People

    Not Romantically, But...

    I was with my ex-boyfriend for almost 3 years. We were broken up for about 3 months before he killed himself. This happened last month. When his brother called me with the news, I was totally inconsolable. I miss him so much. I wanted us to stay close and stay good friends. We...
    paperalias paperalias 22-25, F 5 Responses Apr 9, 2008

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    TheSilentYell TheSilentYell 18-21 1 Response Mar 27

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    It's close to 2 months

    that I have no communication with him ... I think it finally hit me ... There is no turning back ... I asked God for a good man an sure enough he came ... But he has baggage that I could not accept . He gave me great memories an there for it hurts to let him go 😔
    ev23 ev23 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 30, 2014

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    My first post English is not my first language,

    Just needed to write it down and maybe share. It has been almost 3 years since we had any contact. I am so sorry for hurting you Not a day goes by I don’t think of you I have not seen or heard from you, and why should I? After all, I am the one who left you. I am scared to...
    11sdpp 11sdpp 26-30 5 Responses Mar 6

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    "Everyone has to move on with their life.

    You have to move on, its over. He's not coming back" is what everyone says to people trying to get over a breakup. I believe once you truly love someone, they never leave your heart. I have moved on from my past experiences, but i still miss my ex's. Not all of them, just the...
    oreosnow oreosnow 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 15, 2013

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    When we first met, you told me you didn't

    believe in forevers. That everything has an expiration date. I was such an optimist then, arguing that you were wrong. I thought that if two people really cared about one another then things will work out, because they usually work out. You're supposed to fight for something you...
    angela9817 angela9817 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 8

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    I broke up with him about a month ago now

    because I've truly believed for a while that we just aren't going to work long term. But the longer I'm away from him, the more depressed I feel and the more I miss him. I daren't contact him because if I might end up hurting him again and I can't let that happen. I just feel...
    anniechan anniechan 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 23

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    Talking to you again made me feel

    both good and bad at the same time ...
    TheSilentYell TheSilentYell 18-21 Mar 20

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    His birthday is coming.

    .. Should I or should I not wish him????
    ShanaiyaGrey ShanaiyaGrey 22-25, F 6 Responses Feb 25

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    I was 11 when I met my ex

    while ice scating. It was love at first sight. We only started seeing each other when I was 14 and he was 18. He used to come visit me on his motorbike after school. I was so smitten. He was my first love and I gave my all, no holding back, at that age I innocently believed it...
    HisOnlyForever HisOnlyForever 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 10, 2014

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    The other night my ex texted me she was sitting

    by the lake w a couple friends and asked if I would stop by. At first I was hesitant, but I thought "it's been over 6 years, we've both moved on since then".no longer than 30 minutes after I arrived, her friends left and went home and it was just her and I. We talked for a long...
    Namelessga Namelessga 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    Happy Is The Day

    green are the trees,bright is the sun and deep are the memories of me and you, quick on my feet I run away from the pain,only to have it follow just as quickly, handsome is my knife,sharp is its blade, I don't know how long I shall last from this fate, happy are my friends, sad...
    theburningstar theburningstar 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 25, 2013

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    The Neverending Story

    We starting dating nearly six years ago. Both of us were young and lived a crazy, have fun party lifestyle. We always had one of those super passionate relationships, but with every overly amazing portion, we had even worse dark periods of fighting. It was never physical, but the...
    themanicmind themanicmind 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 23, 2009

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    i was with this guy for 3 years.

    we broke up about a year ago he was the first person I ever feel in love with. for some reason I've been having a lot of dreams about him lately and I don't understand why... sometimes memories of us will come up and I'll just smile but deep down it makes me sad we never really...
    ashmash420 ashmash420 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    it's not a super strong feeling to miss Exes.

    I know that I loved them as the person (before they changed.) I feel like the little things that hurt me in the past, really get to my head.. I would say that I'm one of those people who need emotional support and someone to be able to cheer me up. That was my first ex.. he...
    JuicyLuck JuicyLuck 18-21, F Apr 8

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    So i decided to keep my feelings from him.

    Because he had a chance to be happy. With someone, textbook his type. Someone that didn't struggle as much as I to understand him or communicate. Someone he shared many interests with. I would have to learn to be happy for him because that's what loving someone is about...
    Ariadni8 Ariadni8 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 13

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    11 Ways to Forget your Ex-Boyfriend 1.

    Put away all remnants that remind you of your ex. 2. Make his name a bad word 3. Do new things that will keep yourself busy 4. Indulge yourself 5. Meet new people 6. Entertain new suitors 7. Go out on a date 8. Have at least 3 hours call with a guy you date recently 9. Enjoy...
    RedThatDescribesMe RedThatDescribesMe 18-21, F Mar 29

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    Well, it was hard to admit to myself.

    . It's been more than a year! Sometimes I pray to God to make me forget you. But I can't. Why? :( Why do you only make me feel this way...  v u l n e r a b l eEven after all the wrong things you've done to me. If I would make a list of pros and cons, I'm sure there would be...
    AmyL0ve AmyL0ve 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 19, 2013

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    TheSilentYell TheSilentYell 18-21 1 Response Apr 3

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    It’s stupid how things can never be the same

    with a person who is so dear to you and whose friendship is very precious to you just because at on point of your lives , you were more than “ just friends “. I mean , I lost a lover why should I have to pay for it by not being able to keep the company of that good person...
    TheSilentYell TheSilentYell 18-21 Mar 21

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    I met my bf in a conference

    and we fell deeply in love.. After 4 months of a deep and intense relationship, he confessed that he is unhappily married with 2 kids. I was shocked, but it was already too late. I was madly in love. 2 months later, he just told me that he can't go on. He didn't say much...
    Soseeta Soseeta 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 10, 2014

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    Sigh...

    I haven't talked to him (except through text) since we broke up. The other day I was checking my voicemail, and the voicemail always (annoyingly) goes through old messages before you hear the new one. Anyway, there were two old messages from him, and listening to them hit like a...
    livingalie1 livingalie1 22-25, F 6 Responses Sep 30, 2011

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    God I hate my life I lost the love of my life

    and I want nothing more than to have him back. I can't stop crying ever since that day. I really love him please help me.
    ccarol9073 ccarol9073 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 5

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    It had been 7 months

    and I knew her from childhood! Years later she texted me on Facebook asking about me! I remember her clearly and she stayed close by from my place! She saw me but never recognised her! We started talking and then meeting, going for walks and holding hands, making love and being...
    Aku7879 Aku7879 22-25, M a week ago

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    Hi, Need some help to work this out!

    My ex added me as a friend on the internet Because I have done nothing wrong I felt I have nothing to hide! Little bit of history- We meet and we both have teenage kids I got on heaps well with both his kids till his daughter started getting jealous. She ended up making...
    lissjane13 lissjane13 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 13

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    I should've listened to your needs.

    You were the best relationship I ever had. You told me you wanted to actually know me... Why didn't I let you? Every time we were together, it was never short of fun and loving. The only person I know who will travel an hours way in the middle of the night just to give me a...
    PixieStixs PixieStixs 18-21, F Aug 13, 2014

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    I was just thinking about my first ever

    boyfriend and started listening to 'Headlines by Drake' which was his favourite song. Now I think about it... "I may be might be too strong out on compliments, over dosed on confidence, starting not to give a **** and stop fearing the consequence." ... He was one cocky...
    WeCouldBeDead WeCouldBeDead 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 14, 2014

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    Love Lost

    I miss him so much. I've not been without him for 5 years. He says he never wants to be with me again. But I can't help loving him. He is my soulmate, I know it. I don't know how to live without him. It hurts to think about how much I've hurt him and how much he's hurt me. But it...
    dreamofme dreamofme 18-21, F 6 Responses Jan 5, 2007

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    Familiar Tracks

    I miss the simplicity of a past relationship.. when all the kinks have been worked out and the comfort of a warm sweater has taken over.. I miss him... I miss his voice.. and the way he'd laugh at road runner cartoons.. i miss the way he'd lay into me and say "baby girl...
    RocknRose RocknRose 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 29, 2007

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    Ex texted me randomly

    and I didn't respond and he flipped out. He texted me saying to delete any inappropriate pictures I had of him. I didn't respond because I was trying to move on and I was in NC. But then he sends me another text saying I don't have to respond and that he trusts I would delete...
    ccarol9073 ccarol9073 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    Should I have broken up with my ex?

    We had been together for two years, still in the honeymoon phase, which was really good. Still lovey-dovey, joined-at-the-hip, mirror-each-other's-movements kind of stage. That's not to say we weren't comfortable around each other, though. We were that bathroom-door-left-open...
    kaylasmama kaylasmama 18-21, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    angiestong angiestong 26-30, F Feb 25

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    I was moving on but today I thought about my ex

    because I was on fb and her ex from long ago who had a history with said he liked a girl who had a "e" in her first name and "a" at the beginning of her first name. Which is my ex I assume because my ex has a "e" in her first name and a "a" I'm her last name. Anyways I creeped...
    kem99 kem99 18-21, M 3 Responses Dec 22, 2013

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    Ashley, Though we walk separate paths now,

    my love, I miss the beautiful days we once lived. If only we could turn back those ever-ticking hands of time and heal the sorrows we didn’t know were dividing the bond between our souls. I miss your skin beneath my hands, your breath upon my face, and your voice when I...
    immortalspirit immortalspirit 31-35, M Dec 14, 2014

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    Sometimes.....

    Not in a romantic way or anything. I don't think we were ever meant to be lovers, but I think we were meant to be good friends, and I'm sorry that it ended in a way where that couldn't happen. I think about her quite often. I wonder how she's doing, I hope that she is happy, and...
    explainit2me explainit2me 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 21, 2011

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    I havnt seen or spoken to him in about 4 yrs.

    I really miss him. I guess Ill always wonder what could have been. I still love him. I wonder if he thinks of me and if its good or if he misses me to. Maybe our paths will cross again one day.
    kclayne kclayne 18-21, F Apr 7

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    It's been almost a month

    since we called it off.. we agreed it would be mutual because I've known for awhile now that it hasn't been the same. It doesn't make it hurt any less.. the last time we spoke he thanked me for always being there through his darkest times to which I told him that no matter where...
    SaraBear87 SaraBear87 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 20, 2014

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    We were engaged and i was underaged.

    I didnt know i was so stupid to believe all his words that came out of his mouth and died like there wasnt a meaning. I waited for months for you to return. I tried to call you a bunch of times and you didnt answer my call even a bit. Now i know how stupid i was to believe...
    Annaambrose Annaambrose 16-17 Feb 25

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    today i was hurting in school

    when i saw the ex in the hallway.....I've been hurting for the past 7 months I've kept my emotions bottled up inside for a very long time it has been tearing me apart... I fake a smile everyday pretending that im over her but truly i am no where near over her For seven months...
    CESARR7 CESARR7 18-21, M 2 Responses May 27, 2014

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    You

    I thought of you today.It has been over 2 years since we were last together.I'm with some one else now.I'm happy, happier than I have ever been...But I thought of you today.I looked you up on facebook, looks like you deleted your profile.I can't help but wonder what your up to...
    Dannyyak Dannyyak 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 25, 2013

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    she treated me good and like **** at the same

    time for her needs she was blankin lie and i was the sucka! and i still love her she meant the freekin world to me
    manwithaheart manwithaheart 46-50, M Mar 14

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    I feel so stupid and pathetic

    whenever I think about you. You should have been forgotten months (year(s)) ago...but you have not left my mind long enough to be forgotten.
    Nottobeohsoblunt Nottobeohsoblunt 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 30, 2014

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    I could never imagine how much I could love

    somebody... And looking back at it, the love I had for you was absolutely ******* beautiful. I ******* lost my mind. I went to the ******* nut house numerous times. I got to know myself more than I ever planned to. I lost my ******* pride in life, my status, and health(I gained...
    northexit182 northexit182 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 17, 2014

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    I don't miss us being together

    as a couple because every time we were together I wasn't feeling happy. It was a fake happiness that i swept under the rug for a long time. I had this underlying doubt about us and that doubt grew more and more as we were dating. What I do miss is how we'd laugh and joke like...
    DarkGoddesss DarkGoddesss 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 26, 2014

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    What I Would Do

    I would sell my soul to the devil for an eternity in hell just to spend a life time of happiness with you
    OceansofEmotions OceansofEmotions 26-30, M 8 Responses Jun 27, 2008

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    I feel I am falling back to

    where I come from... Sometimes I am constantly thinking about him.. How long is it going to be like this?? It makes me feel down and depressed. I am in a desperate need to move on.. It is affecting my life in all aspects.
    ShanaiyaGrey ShanaiyaGrey 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 22

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