I Need Companionship

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 71 People

    Longing For It.

    All I want is someone to have fun with, spend time with, do nothing with.  I have someone but she doesn't yet understand my needs.  I'm really afraid that I need too much and that she is just going to run (I wouldn't blame her) when she sees how damaged and broken I am...
    STLonewolf STLonewolf
    31-35, M
    Jan 17, 2010

    Someone Out There?

    I want to know what it is like to be appreciated. To be thought fondly of. To be able to have a serious conversation and to be treated with respect. I don't like the thought of dating. Too much work but friendship with a sweet sense of compassion would be so wonderful. I know...
    WeepinWillow WeepinWillow
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 5, 2011

    I Don't Really Have A Title

    I'm a 66 year old male. I've been divorced for about 30 years and my 2 daughters and their families are scattered along ways away, we try to keep in touch by phone and email but.  3 years ago I lost my right leg and am living out my life in a power chair which means I'm sort of...
    sidewheeler sidewheeler
    Feb 24, 2012

    How Lonely Can You Get

    i am 40 and have a 12 year old son. just recently to my shock i realized my husband really never loved me at all. selfish, drunk, suspicious, you name it, i have gone through all. strong woman though i am, we have separated but loneliness is killing me. i am a compassionate woman...
    dimplecheeks dimplecheeks
    1 Response Jan 2, 2013

    Seeing how how difficult it is to find suitable

    mate, I almost wish I did not crave or need companionship. I wish I was self sufficient. An analogy would be if a person was always starving and could never get enough food to to fill them, they may wish that they did not have a need for food.
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Oct 8, 2014

    I Am Lonely...just Lonely. Maybe Just Selfish To Want More Than What A Lot Of Ppl Get?

    My husband is good, I respect and love him. But he is NOT NOT NOT NOT a talker. However, he can spend all day on the phone (with his friends) but when it comes to talking to ME, that rarely happens. WHen he is not on the phone he is on the computer reading and watching news (Im...
    hairtostay hairtostay
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Oct 19, 2011

    My work is with the public.

    I am in people's homes every day. The contact is momentary and generally impersonal. I was on a short trip recently where I had the opportunity to connect with people. Particularly female people. Wow, I had forgotten how wonderful light conversation is. I have a wife. She...
    gray97 gray97
    51-55, M
    Jun 17, 2015

    I Need Companionship

    I considered myself independent; but now that I'm retired and have a lot of free time - I feel invisible and very alone. I need someone to: validate me, talk to, dance with (I love to dance), laugh with, take weekend trips with, and that misses me.
    jean1019 jean1019
    Jul 24, 2011
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