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I Need a Friend to Talk to Openly

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    last time I told someone my biggest secret

    and they blocked me so u need to gain my trust first I'm 14 btw. I'll talk to anybody
    ashleysokolik ashleysokolik 13-15, F 7 Responses Aug 17

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    Anyone can be my new friend

    that around my age?
    kentlim00 kentlim00 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 31

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    I Need A True Friend!

    I need someone who I can talk to openly. It's not that I don't have friends I do I just don't have anyone that I can really talk too and I'm pushing every one away as I find it hard to trust anyone at all! The people around me are just selfish, I'm a kind caring generous person...
    Gilse59 Gilse59 18-21, F 55 Responses Jan 13, 2013

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    Be The Person You Want To Find

           Looking for that special someone? Wishing you could change the person you’re with? You may need to start by taking a good long look in the mirror.         Many books on relationships will tell you how to find and keep the right person, how to develop your...
    Bedcrawler Bedcrawler 26-30, M 3 Responses May 21, 2013

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    I have lost all my closest friends.

    even the ones I wasn't close with. I sit in this caffateria at the college and I realize we used to all hang out here and study together and laugh. Now I sit alone in the corner studying by myself and it makes me want to cry. Maybe they didn't change maybe I did... I want friends...
    littlemermaid0728 littlemermaid0728 18-21, F 21 Responses Feb 26

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    I need to change my life.

    Change is very hard. I'm a happy, healthy lady and I live in a relationship that gives me nothing. I need to start out in a fresh new life....how does one start all over again at my age?
    Bonnie1958 Bonnie1958 51-55, F 34 Responses May 18

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    I've never really been able to talk openly to

    any of my friends. They're close-minded, and are uninterested in talking about anything other then homework and gossip. I want to talk about the world. I want to talk about growing up. I want to talk about gender and sexuality and all the things my parents frown upon. I don't...
    Pandemonem Pandemonem 13-15, T Sep 1

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    I honestly dont have one friend

    that i can trust or tell anything to i have too friends but they are very twofaced towards me i would love to have atleast one true friend
    kikibabyshucks kikibabyshucks 16-17, F 13 Responses Feb 9

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    I Need A Person

    I need someone I can laugh with. Someone I can share with. I don't want to be judged and I don't judge anyone else. But everybody needs at least somebody they can laugh, cry, vent, and be silly with. They can be who they are and feel comfortable about being open. I want that and...
    DMP1974 DMP1974 36-40, F 14 Responses Jul 7, 2013

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    I don't know how to be myself.

    I always need someone or something to do to distract me from being in my own mind. I can never just sit and think I need to be distracted. I don't know how I can fix this.
    psych22 psych22 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 5

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    I want someone who cares A person

    that can really understand I need to form a connection that is slow at first but turns into something strong later Friend to me means someone that keeps it 100% real with you No games no lies no egos I need a real person to talk to
    4u2heed 4u2heed 26-30, F 9 Responses Aug 21

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    I am a 40 yr old married guy.

    I need an online friend who i can talk to abt my daily struggle dark secret etc. anyone out there?
    FitBrown FitBrown 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 14

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    I need some one to talk to.

    I have been confused about my sexuality over the past year and now its really becoming a problem ,pleas i need someone to talk to
    crazcat97 crazcat97 13-15, F 7 Responses Aug 31

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    I Really Don'T Have Anyone I Could Call A True Fiend!

    I had just found out my husband of 30 years was sharing pictures of me with another male coworker. He took the pictures of me behind my back and then sent them to his coworker while on vacation. I just recently discovered this while I was on Facebook, I somehow came across the...
    heart18 heart18 51-55, F 35 Responses Nov 4, 2013

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    Being in college you would think

    that it's the perfect opportunity to find friends and feel accepted. I've been through a lot in my life and feel like I have a hard time trusting people and letting them in. It gets extremely frustrating because when I do, no one understands. Everyone here drinks all the time...
    Blueskydreams Blueskydreams 18-21, F 11 Responses Jan 8

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    PLEASEEEEE? I'm desperately Begging anyone to

    be my friend :( I'm kind of having breakdowns right now, as in Now! So i'm sorry for those who will message me but i'm not going to reply now, Maybe later when i'm warmed up.. Just need a lil cheer up at this moment. :(
    yalalast yalalast 16-17, F 6 Responses Aug 30

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    I need to talk about my issues

    and insecurities, I need support because my friends and family don't seem to understand. I just want to make connections, I want to get out there and really LIVE, but it's so hard because I'm really shy.
    Bbbbbbbbbbbbh Bbbbbbbbbbbbh 22-25, F 9 Responses Dec 14, 2013

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    I will be on my own for my birthday with my 2

    dogs. Am struggling to come to terms with where I have sunk to. On a brighter note at least no one can ruin it for me.
    tuppence7 tuppence7 51-55, F 14 Responses Apr 22

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    I want someone to talk to me about anything I

    like talking to people from ages 12-17 hmu ^.^
    Tacoxbri Tacoxbri 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    hi:I want to make friends with people

    who like and admire bbwsI have sign up in a bbw dating site,IIt's available for communication.if you want to talk with me ,@big mingle .c om.will you? I'm looking forrward to your reply.
    gerry5825 gerry5825 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    I feel so horrible and alone :( Let's talk

    girls only 17-24 (P.s, I'm not a lesbian or anything. I just need a friend:(
    joseey joseey 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 17

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    Giving And Never Receiving

    I have come to realize that friends are far and few. I, by nature, am a giver. I believe in the happiness of others and I think nothing is wrong with that....except when the others don't aren't willing to do the same for you. I use to take long journeys to visit friends no matter...
    MimiMS29 MimiMS29 26-30, F 35 Responses Oct 10, 2012

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    Looking for one particular person,

    .. :) just be nice, please?
    yalalast yalalast 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 22

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    I just feel so disconnected with the world

    around me. I have never felt like I fit in anywhere. I have no one.
    dreamwesver dreamwesver 51-55, F 8 Responses Aug 2

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    Viomi732 Viomi732 26-30, F 21 Responses Apr 7

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    It's kind of hard to find a friend

    that you can talk about anything to them and they'll understand you. Well for me I don't have a best friend and I never really had one. I wish I had a friend that I can talk to them openly about anything. That would be very nice.
    andreaespe andreaespe 18-21, F 14 Responses Jan 10

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    Hi everyone i'll shorten my story

    as much as i can ... So me and that guy were in love but we didn't date he told me that he's not ready for a serious relationship and he can't risk my heart and that love and he's so afraid that he could hurt me and break my heart 'but eventually he did' we decided to be friends...
    Myf95 Myf95 18-21, F 1 Response 22 hrs ago

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    I Crave Interaction

    I like reading stories, and I like looking at other people's profiles and pictures and everything that EP is all about. But when I enjoy it the most is when I interact with other people who share my interests. I am the most approachable person on earth. : ) I will talk openly...
    ngdi ngdi 36-40, M 20 Responses May 3, 2012

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    Just wanna get to know people,

    maybe lead to more?(: Ages 13-17 I'm here if you just wanna talk, or if you have a question or need advice (:
    KarleeJo23 KarleeJo23 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 8

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    lostbutsmiling lostbutsmiling 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    I want a friend... That i can talk to,

    trust, and truly believe in. I want a friend that will listen and be there. They dont even have to help or do anything. I just want a friend who is there. I want a friend who isnt fake, who doesnt wear a mask, and someone that i can share my experiences and secrets with... I am...
    InfiniteMusic InfiniteMusic 13-15, M Aug 22

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    It's raining my heart is in pieces.

    ..still smiling and laughter not far away..please keep me up...feeling so sad😔
    meme98 meme98 41-45, F 5 Responses Aug 31

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    I don't have any friends

    where I currently live so I'm trying to make friends online. I'm intrigued by mostly anything so we can talk about anything and I'm a listener. I'm just really lonely and depressed right now, I really want a friend to talk to about anything as well.
    WinterSkyout WinterSkyout 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 16

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    I used to work as a nurse

    but got injured badly and my mobility suffered greatly. Since then I have been going through a lot medically! This link helps to explain things a bit better. If anyone can help, please let me know, or if you have questions, or just a friend to talk too would also be nice! :-)
    CuteRN2006 CuteRN2006 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 2

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    How to begin... I've never been really good at

    making friends. It's just hard to make contact, say the right words and even after that, to shift the whole thing into something where I can be open about... stuff. I'm missing that one close friend that I can talk to about everything, not just the things we like, but the things...
    Chips007 Chips007 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I need some advice, bare with.

    .. Message me if you get a chance.
    Elexiaseng24 Elexiaseng24 18-21, F 12 Responses Dec 3, 2013

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    I Need New Friends

    I have been going through a dark time in my life but whenever I try to have a real conversation with my friends they start talking about themselves. They won't even respond to what I say they act like they don't hear me or something. The thing is I always listen and hear what...
    Kinn23 Kinn23 18-21, F 23 Responses Jul 2, 2013

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    I am having a really hard time lately.

    It seems lime anything that could go wrong has gone wrong in the last 2-3 months. I could really use someone to talk to. If anyone is up for listening please contact me.
    amyrnmca amyrnmca 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 18

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    Friendless

    I used to have a lot of friends. My overbearing controlling husband has scared most of them off. I am lonely a lot so I join these web sites for friends. People I can talk to about anything and everything that is on my mind.
    Becky96 Becky96 31-35, F 64 Responses Jan 6, 2011

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    Truly Alone...

    I can't stand this feeling of loneliness...people think I have so many friends because I put on a face of confidence to mask my inner demons, when in reality, I have no one. I'm sick of being the life of the party, pretending I've got everything going for me only to go home alone...
    pastghosts pastghosts 31-35, F 23 Responses Nov 17, 2013

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    Men are easier to get along with.

    I don't make female friends easily.
    jjtoes jjtoes 36-40, F 29 Responses Jun 30

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    I have a gut feeling

    and I don't know how to express it. My mind says one thing, but my nagging feeling, which feels like pain, is telling me otherwise. My mind is trying to rationalize what my gut feeling is saying and doesn't agree. Almost as if they're having a discussion. My mind is...
    Becomingme4 Becomingme4 46-50, F 5 Responses Aug 4

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    No Strings Attached

    I want a friend that will listen to me and talk to me. I want to be able to tell that person a problem and will trust them when I say Don't tell anyone. I want someone who will not tell my parents or my brother or other people secrets and problems. Hey, maybe it doesn't even have...
    stripesANDsunshine stripesANDsunshine 18-21, F 124 Responses Jun 28, 2008

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    Just wanting someone to talk to,

    honest conversations (I don't know you, you don't know you; why lie)
    1forever 1forever 26-30, F 11 Responses May 29

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    Mcgregor117 Mcgregor117 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 4

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    Battling depression is

    so hard, and it's even harder when people don't understand and tell you to get over it or when they ask if you're okay and you have to say you're fine because when you say otherwise they act as if you're being dramatic or silly... It would be great to have somebody that I could...
    liveutopia liveutopia 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 19

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    The Lonely Man

    As I walk the street I feel like people ignore me. Never say a word not even a whisper. I sit down and stare like no even know I'm there. I say to myself I guess there always going to be me. Because no one around can the lonely man in their big world
    Lhawk123 Lhawk123 18-21, M 11 Responses Nov 22, 2012

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    Really?

    I'm the one who also gives advice and comforts my friends with their problems but when it comes to me no one wants to be there. #уσυ αℓℓ αяє ƒαкє
    cupcake365 cupcake365 16-17, F 12 Responses Nov 4, 2013

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    I'm that ugly awkward girl nobody wants to be

    seen with or bothers associating with. Yes, I'm a very kind human being, but I know that's not enough. Being ugly and shy has caused me to miss out on a lot of normal experiences growing up, for that reason my maturity might seem stunned. I haven't really dated... Gone partying...
    IHateMirrors IHateMirrors 22-25, F 13 Responses Dec 16, 2013

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    I feel hopeless, after a 16 year marriage my

    husband said he was done...I have fibromyalgia and he was tired of taking care if me I guess. He didnt just break my heart he broke my boys heart. Now he's spilling his guts in the meanest way and I have never felt so rejected! It's a horrible feeling:( i just need someone to...
    dorritym dorritym 31-35, F 18 Responses Jan 7

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    I really do she must not judge me

    and be very open mined and will talk freely if she a gamer then she every thin looking but the gaming part is not a must but she do have to be no older than 30
    scottishbigguy scottishbigguy 22-25, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Someone To Talk To...

    I find myself so wrapped up with trying to figure out who I am and what I want out of life. That I push people out of my life by not reaching out to them. When they reach out to me I am more than happy and willing to respond and interact. Its just that I don't reach out to them...
    SadisticBitch SadisticBitch 31-35, F 31 Responses Jul 8, 2013

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    I think it would be wonderful to have a friend

    to just talk to openly and not have to worry about what I am saying. To be able to share in the good the bad, to be able to tell my struggles, fears, weaknesses, joys, triumphs with- with someone who actually cares, and I will not have to worry about offending or burdening them...
    northernlightsalaska333 northernlightsalaska333 22-25, F 6 Responses Feb 9

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