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I Need Someone to Hold Me When I'm Sad

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    Being sad is one thing

    but having someone to hold you and make you feel better is all I want. I want the one person I can let go my emotions around and know that everything will be okay... Damn, I want a man lol πŸ’‘
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917 18-21, F Mar 25

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    I'm A Very Emotional Creature

    Every day I'm trying to keep myself strong when I'm feeling emotional, and I really do look stronger then I am to most people (but it's more like a facade that I put up because I don't want people to see my tears, especially the ones who I care about the most) , but in fact I'm a...
    AngelicLights AngelicLights 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 10, 2010

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    If Only For A Second

     I wish I had someone….   It’d be nice to have someone just hold you when you not feeling at your best. Sure, you have your parents, siblings and friends, but I want someone else to be there for me.   Not a boyfriend, but a really good...
    Floydess Floydess 18-21, F 18 Responses Dec 14, 2009

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    Please Hold Me

    I am so sad. And no one ever held me as a child. My parents were abusive. I crave being held. But I isolate from people. I am ugly, 60 years old, and feel very much alone. And can't stop crying.
    lilylilyrose lilylilyrose 56-60, F 3 Responses Mar 9, 2013

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    However

    There isn't anyone to accomplish this with/for me.  I'm all alone and it won't change.  The cat will only tolerate cuddling for so long.
    Parthenopeaigle Parthenopeaigle 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 29, 2010

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    I Know Lonliness

    My name is Meadow. I am a 51 year old, married multiple. Much of my time is spent alone while my husband works. The lonliness I feel is sometimes unbearable.  There are even times when I'm lonely with my husband right in the room. I live in a small city and only have a few...
    meadow1958 meadow1958 51-55 2 Responses Jun 29, 2010

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    There Isn’t Any Appreciation

      The one I live with is so distant. I am pushed away. There is not any conversation about US, WE, or OUR. The relationship is that I care for and it seems to be expected of me.                 ...
    leonbc leonbc 61-65, M 3 Responses Nov 1, 2009

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    "like I Am The Only One"................................

    I often feel like i'm the only one that understands me or cares about me. It's such an ugly feeling to feel like you are the only person you can rely on and it's funny as hell. When you are not even that dependable in the first place. I feel like shi* constantly. Like a burden...
    Anto815 Anto815 46-50, F Jul 14, 2011

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    Need Some Quiet Please!

    Sometimes I'm just all talked out.  Physically and emotionally I'm drained.  The tears keep flowing and just won't stop.  My friends always want me to talk about it so I can get it out of my system.   That's all I've been doing.  Talking...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 2, 2010

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    I Hate It When

    I have times when i clearly look upset or sad or troubled, and i have to ASK for hugs. what is that about? its not right.
    armourlove armourlove 18-21, F Oct 26, 2010

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    Never Thought I Did

    At least that's what I told myself for years and years. Made an art of not needing to be held. Which was good since I never got held. Very easy to deny yourself something you don't have. But then one day... tears were falling and I hurt, physically all over, and I was held...
    Toby2day Toby2day 51-55, F 1 Response Oct 23, 2009

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    Maybe

    Maybe not just when I'm sad. Whenever I feel like it being held.
    musared musared 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 23, 2009

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    I was a little girl Alone in my little world

    Who dreamed of a little home for me. I played pretend between the trees, And fed my houseguests bark and leaves, And laughed in my pretty bed of green. I had a dream That I could fly From the highest swing. I had a dream. Long walks in the dark Through woods grown behind...
    KortneeAnne KortneeAnne 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 20

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    I Don't Know If I Can Deal With This Rubbish Anymore...

    To distract myself from the pain I have become very wound up in the 'Sherlock' fandom, and trust me, it really has helped. I have a couple of good RP partners, even. One has become one of my best friends, we've met in person before but she lives all the way in Iowa and we both...
    Cumberlocked Cumberlocked 16-17, F Mar 16, 2013

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    Right Now.

    I am hysterically crying.  I know I've got to regain my composure before my mom gets in the door from work, because if she knew what was wrong she'd make jokes.  I am more scared than I ever have been in my entire life.  The worst part is that I have no way of...
    BellasHappyPlace BellasHappyPlace 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 23, 2009

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    There Is No One

    but the dogs, and the cats when they feel it absolutely necessary.....
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 2, 2010

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    I Do...

    I need someone to hold me when I am sad, but I can't remember the last time someone held me, let alone held me when I was sad, or upset, or not doing so well. I wish just once my boyfriend would hold me without having it turn into something more than that....
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 11, 2009

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    Today Is Just One Of Those Days

     today i was back at school after having swine flu and a weeks holiday but over that holiday i went completely off of my food i can just about eat a dinner without throwing up without meaning to i have a feeling my anerxia is crawling its way back into my life but i haven't...
    gurlonthemove gurlonthemove 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 2, 2009

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    I Do

    I need someone to hold me when I am upset, when I am sad, when all I want to do is cry. I need someone to hold me and make all the pain go away. I wish I had that. I miss it.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Dec 23, 2009

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    Is That So Hard?

    Is it so hard to just give me a hug when I'm sad? Is it necessary to get frustrated with me? Must you try to reason my sadness away, when a hug would send it on it's way so much quicker? Why are you, the only person around who I want to go to when I need a hug, so...
    InvariableAlteration InvariableAlteration 22-25, F Oct 7, 2010

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    Hug Me When I'm Sad, But Hug Me Cos I'm Special

     I'm not hugged often, infact human contact is rare. And I am often sad and often confused and often lost in the chaos of life where i don't know where i'm going, what i am or what i'm meant to be doing. I sometimes feel my life is pointless though i am not depressive in the...
    followthewhiterabbit followthewhiterabbit 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 24, 2009

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    All The Time

    I am often sad...even though I try to not show it,and often just have to shove it down to keep functioning...or try to function.I'm sad for many reason,but one of them is lack of touch.I don't feel loved or even alive without it.I know I get more touch than some people do,but it...
    SparklyRain SparklyRain 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 6, 2013

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    I Need Someone.

     some one that is not my parents though, i feel like they have to love me because i am their child. I need some one who doesn't have to care about me but they do anyway to really show me its ok. too bad their isn't anyone :(
    rainbowclouds rainbowclouds 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 24, 2009

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    What Happens

    what happens when you step into a moment the moment you know will haunt you later you listen and smile you laugh and joke you make eye contact but only because you're forcing yourself to look what happens when your emptiness your complete disinterest your...
    Fallflower Fallflower 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 7, 2010

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    I wish when people hug me.

    ..I actually feel like they mean it.
    ShadowsGreen ShadowsGreen 13-15, M Feb 3

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    Sad

    I am alone! My family and "friends" have bullied me for most of my life. I spend holidays and birthdays alone because I am unable to hear any more unsolicited criticism from family and friends. Many of my "friends" have used me to advance in college and in their careers. They ALL...
    BulliedAndBeaten BulliedAndBeaten 36-40, F Nov 13, 2012

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    I Don't Feel Like I Can Take It Anymore...

    I really apologize for the length, but I just need to let it all out. I never have done this before, even. I don't even remember when it started, but it started a while back. I don't know why either. But I seriously have been just soo depressed. I feel as if I am on the brink of...
    Cumberlocked Cumberlocked 16-17, F Mar 16, 2013

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    And Tell Me That Everything'll Be Okay

    This group reminded me of this song:
    DarkAngel123 DarkAngel123 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 30, 2010

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    It Can Ease The Sadness

    Yep, what the title reads I deem to be true, a hug has such power.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 29, 2010

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    I Just Want a Hug.

    Sometimes I just really want a hug from someone. Any of my friends... I just want to be hugged. They make me feel better when I'm upset. I don't get hugs that often from people other than my mum very often... and they're not really the same. She just usually hugs me to say...
    BrokenAngelWishes BrokenAngelWishes 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 25, 2009

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    I Don't Want My Husband to Hug Me

    Our relationship has changed. I feel like he is more like a father, than my spouse. I don't like him hugging me, touching me, anything!! I love for my children to hug me. I find their hugs, comforting.
    missingmygabriel missingmygabriel 41-45 Aug 24, 2009

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    Just Once~

    Sometimes I just need someone to hold me and tell me "Everything will be okay." I just need someone to just hug me instead of asking "What's wrong?" Like just cuddle me and let me cry into your shoulder. Don't say anything and just hold me tight. Kiss my forehead. Never let go...
    KissesFromAngels KissesFromAngels 13-15, F Oct 23, 2013

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    Right now i feel kind of lost.

    Not entirely sure what i'm doing or where my life is going, and with not enough close friends to pick me up
    uknaz uknaz 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 8

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    I Feel Like I Don't Matter

    I think this might be off topic for this experience lol. People seem to like me at work. I can hide my feelings well there. I can go out to places by myself and some women can look at me and give me a small smile. It feels like they know I hurt just by looking at me. Sometimes I...
    bruised219 bruised219 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 11, 2011

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    Sort Of A No Brainer I Know...

    But for those who are my near and dear in my offline world no one would hug me in person. It's a vibe of don't touch me I just put off but when I'm sad and I don't mean "oh no they better not touch that puppy" in a horror movie kind of sad but truly, heartwrenchingly sorrowful I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 17, 2012

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    What I Need From Freinds

    Just hold me just let me feel how i'm feeling no you don't need to fix it don't tell me why its wrong just be there just listen just hold me just let me cry if i want to let me bury my head in your chest hold me let me feel your love and care. Just listen and...
    tulick tulick 31-35, F 15 Responses Apr 16, 2010

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    Divorce Story

    Hello. My name is Rihab. I am 16 years old and I live in Morroco , Guelmim. I am in The 1 bac . My parents were separated from each other when I was 11 years old. This caused a lot of changes in my life that I had to get used to. Right now I live with my Mother and two brothers...
    RIhab1996 RIhab1996 16-17, F Jul 25, 2013

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    Even If They Didn't Speak a Word

    Hugs help extremely.. So holding I bet would be so much greater. Just the feeling of their arms around me would lift my spirits. Suprisingly only my dad hugs me. Usually it'd be the mom right? But he does occasionally.. When I'm going to my mom's. They help a little, but they're...
    Turbulence Turbulence 18-21, M 10 Responses Aug 22, 2009

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    A Hug Is All It Takes.

    For me, hugs and cuddles are important. Whenever I feel sad or lonely or whatever, a hug can be all it takes to cheer me up. And though I like talking about problems I have or htings that annoy me or make me feel small, sometimes just a simple hug or someone to hold me can...
    WondertheWorld WondertheWorld 16-17, F Jan 13, 2013

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    I Need A Hug More Than Ever

    I haven't felt this lonely in a very long time.  And right now I need someone here with me, just to hold me, to hug me, to love me.  I have found myself stuck in a depressed state that I just can't shake.  It all started yesterday.....I found out that a good...
    TheIdeaOfMe TheIdeaOfMe 31-35, F 1 Response May 26, 2010

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    Kodaline,Ben Howard, secondhand serenade, framing hanley.. Etc etc Musics always a good release for me, especially when I'm sad, which is every ******* day tbh. But in them 3-4...
    teebagg teebagg 16-17, F Jul 13

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    It's impossible to write my story, because I know that no one will ever believe me... When you're in love, it's hard not to do anything for the person you care about... No one...
    HUMAN2BME HUMAN2BME 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 18

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    I hate this so much about myself. I am usually very outgoing and bubbly. Well that's not true but that's what I act when I'm not being me which is most of the time. The problem is...
    Anaihsohs Anaihsohs 18-21, F Jul 21

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    The thing that upsets me most, is when I'm fine when I'm alone in my room and than out of the blue. My drunken father walks in. Yelling at me. My night. Ruined. πŸ‘Š
    girlinwhite227 girlinwhite227 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 30

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    I always say I'm okay when I'm not, but it's completely pointless because my face says everything. Screw it! I guess that's what life it lol. :)
    Bhavika18 Bhavika18 18-21, F Jul 6

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    Actually, it's not weird acting. I let go more easily of my thoughts without really wanting to rather than when I'm fully alert of what I'm doing. When tired I get irritable...
    Suxa90 Suxa90 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    Lol! I work night shift & if it's my last day, when I'm off the next morning, I usually stay up until evening bedtime... I begin to see cats from the corner of my eye. I also may...
    IntomeYousee IntomeYousee 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 2

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    Saying I'm okay when I'm not has became a habit for me. I refuse to show people my weak side. I have become a pro at hiding how I really feel and it's to the point that I don't...
    XxMarxX XxMarxX 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 5

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    I just went on about how I use tampons and how pads are gross and how I use super plus tampons and they don't hurt me anymore so you shouldn't be scared to used them or whatever. I...
    Kmarcum99 Kmarcum99 13-15, F Jul 7

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    I sometimes say I'm ok even when I'm not ok at all or should I ssy I always say im ok or im fine
    Rach1544 Rach1544 16-17, F Jul 9

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    I'm a 21 years old girl and though I'm okay only when I'm drunk. So I pour alcohol in my throat every night, alone. Wine most of the time, but also vodka and beer, depending on my...
    Payinghug Payinghug 18-21, F Jul 14

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    And sometimes you just need someone to hold you until the tears quit falling and you are too exhausted to move...
    Icarus2012 Icarus2012 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 13