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I Need Space

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    I Am So Happy He's Starting A New Job.

    My boyfriend and I have lived together since before we started dating. While it has been AWESOME we have also worked together for the past year. We work at different locations, but we work alone so we are often on the phone with each other. We carpool. We both have the same 4...
    PotoAndKoto PotoAndKoto 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 23, 2013

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    I Dont Know Why I Feel Like This :(

    I hate it. Times like this i hate myself. Hes an amazing guy, so why did i feel this way tonite? I didnt want them there, yet it was like i did. Maybe thats why...i wanted him to hold me or something but he wasnt. He wasnt acting very lovey or anything. So like an insecure child...
    BellaVara BellaVara 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 6, 2009

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    Always Someone

    There's almost always someone around me. Sure, they have their reasons to keep track of me, but I need some space. I have to have my alone time. There's almost always someone close to me when I'm at home. I would really like to have some time for myself. Just to be alone. Just to...
    bluecupcakes bluecupcakes 18-21, F Jan 14, 2013

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    I Rarely Get It

    Space that is. All morning long at work, I get very little space as I care for very young children. I love kids, but they don't give you much space. Then the rest of the day I am with my two small kids. My daughter especially is always on me, like a cat. I love that she...
    deleted deleted 26-30 13 Responses Apr 2, 2011

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    Space In Ep Too

    There are times when you have to take a break, and break from EP is no exception. A break from work (holidays). Break from family (not a family break), break from society, etc and of course break from my ex... what ever the reason be, it gives time to gather our thoughts and...
    HardingP119 HardingP119 36-40, M Jan 23, 2013

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    Alone Time

    i rarely get alone time,,,,but i love it! ...the time to read a book, or watch what i want on the tv..to eat when i like and what i like...to breathe...and take in things around me...to just be.
    forachange forachange 36-40, F Jan 14, 2013

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    I Always Thought I Needed Space

    I have always been one of these people. I definitely need my alone time, and do not know how some people can just constantly be around others all day long and not seem to have an issue with it. I think me being an only child has a lot to do with this. I recently started dating...
    UnderneathThaStarz UnderneathThaStarz 22-25 1 Response Apr 3, 2011

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    I love my family. My husband is awesome kids

    are typical teens. Life is good. But lately I feel like I just need space. Time alone. Not like move out or leave but like a few days of no one needing or wanting me for anything. They love me but I feel like they are depleting my energy and I need to find a way to replenish...
    recycledknowledge recycledknowledge 36-40, F Feb 17

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    Of Course, I Need My Space!

    You know....I really took freedom for granted when I was single and without a child. Now I have a baby to take care of, and I tell you I need some me time. I need some away-from-everybody-and-every-breathing-thing- time! I can become pretty mean when I don't get my...
    iluvunot iluvunot 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 29, 2009

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    Idle Thoughts About Feeling Free

    I want to know what it would be like to not have to share a bed with anyone for several weeks. I want to sprawl out and sleep in the middle of a big bed, and sleep under a heavy quilt to keep me warm. I want to be lulled to sleep with music playing. I want to leave the...
    ModLulu ModLulu 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 7, 2011

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    My parents don't let me go anywhere

    for more then 4 hours until I gotta go back to the house -_- they nag me everyday and tell me what I'm not. I need some space away from them. I've always been with them and I just wanna go on a whole week away from them just chilling out until I come back and everything could...
    cozybunny264 cozybunny264 13-15, F Mar 10

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    Bubbles!

    I'll stay within my bubble, and you stay within yours, kay?
    Ichilicious Ichilicious 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 26, 2011

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    It's Not That I Want To, Its More Of I Need To...

    Sometimes you're this perfect person, that I just want to be around every waking moment. then there are times when you become this heartless person that I don't know. you show you care when were in each other's presence other than that were just friends. which is what we really...
    taleijahrae taleijahrae 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 16, 2013

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    Sometimes I Just Need Space

    My first husband was a very distant person.  I had more space than I needed.  He kept his feelings to himself, so it was difficult to guage if he was upset, angry or even try to work out any problems when he just would not open up. I spent a lot of years as a very...
    weareonespirit weareonespirit 51-55, F 2 Responses Feb 16, 2009

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    I Need Some Space

    I was just married and I love my husband and have no problem sharing my space with him but we still live at home and even though we technically have a small part of the house to our selves I feel more and more that I hate the rest of my family being in it and I just want them to...
    fae430 fae430 22-25 Dec 29, 2010

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    I love people who are sweet

    and who are lovely.... However, EP guys please DON'T message me too much. I'm the type off person who's quite difficult. I need a lot of space. Please respect that or I will block you. Thanks.
    Rosesanddiamonds Rosesanddiamonds 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    Second Chances

    Sometimes giving someone a second chance is giving them an extra bullet for the gun because they missed you the first time. BE careful BREAKUPS Aren't Always Meant To Make Up, Sometimes They Happen To Give You A Chance To WAKE UP
    forachange forachange 36-40, F Feb 28, 2013

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    Ever since I was young boy I have always been fascinated by outer space. I used to write plenty of short fiction in grammar school with spaced based themes. Loved Carl Sagan’s...
    ProgressNotPerfection ProgressNotPerfection 41-45, M Mar 20

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    I believe that we all need time alone. To gather our thoughts and just be. I have learned to value those moments when I get to have time to myself to do things I may not normally...
    Jerseygirl72 Jerseygirl72 41-45 Mar 25

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    I don't do it to be rude, although it might seem like it. But usually, it's because whatever you're talking about has gone past the point of what I understand, and I don't want to...
    JennilynnCeleste JennilynnCeleste 31-35, F Mar 25

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    When I’m stressed or in emotional pain, I need physical comfort. A hug, a gentle kiss, a compassionate touch. But my man, he’s the complete opposite…When he’s stressed and...
    dragonflEYEfly dragonflEYEfly 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    Let me just start off with some background. I have been a Christian girl all my life, my dad left when i was 11 this rlly took a toll on me, i needed my father's love. i needed him...
    Porcelian Porcelian 16-17, F 20 Responses Mar 29

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    He's been dating her for like a week while I'm with the sick kid, he told me he slept with her. - I wasn't ready to see him let alone hear this- I was still accepting him with...
    Stargasm Stargasm 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    For as long as I can remember, I've felt a strong need to share my life with someone special. Now, for the first time, I just need to be alone. I don't want to meet anyone, chat to...
    Iamhere4me Iamhere4me 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 28

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    I waited until the last possible moment to roll out of bed this morning. I was up late the night before and had drank a little too much. The funny thing is I had to pee badly but...
    stealthdolphin stealthdolphin 36-40, F 37 mins ago

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    Short history: We are long distance. We have been in an online relationship for a couple of years and we just met face to face last fall. We are on a break now, that I initiated...
    Selvmo Selvmo 26-30, F 6 Responses Mar 29

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    So in the space of a few minutes I have heard two peices of bad news which I didn't need to hear. I found out my step dad died, ok we was never close and hardly ever got on but I...
    BrokenAngel35 BrokenAngel35 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 30

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    Hello all, so i think i posted about it already. If not, then, here is a reminder. So my girlfriend of almost 3 years ended our relationship not long ago. I havent been doing very...
    Lonelyboy984 Lonelyboy984 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Do you need someone with whom you can TRUST? I am here for your best interest and wearfare. Professionals are here so that you can have someone you can Trust and be completely...
    aspanker43232 aspanker43232 61-65, M 9 hrs ago

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    I try to pay attention , but I usually don't notice , when I space out ! I just happens .
    RubieeCeee RubieeCeee 16-17, F Apr 3

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    Well todays been spacey nd well im single now
    Sillylilwolf Sillylilwolf 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    But there's no one to give me one. I have personal space issues so I feel awkward initiating hugs and accidentally tense up whenever someone else initiates. So I rarely get hugs...
    NekroNomikon NekroNomikon 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 23

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    There are many goods on World of Warcraft, and of course too few products place to ensure they are most. The bigger your degree, the greater area you need. It may be quite...
    bnsshop13 bnsshop13 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I'm 23 years old and I live in my mothers house because I currently can't afford my own place. My boyfriend and I are planning on finding our own place and it can't come soon...
    blackksunshine blackksunshine 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I've been in a drought for far too long. I need it and I need it bad . It's hard trying to find a woman who wants it just as bad as I do.
    Ajax2221 Ajax2221 22-25, M 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    I really need to exercise more... My muscles are starting to get sore because I'm not doing anything :/ plus I'm tired all the time (might not help that I'm a teenager). I need to...
    KT98 KT98 13-15, F 9 hrs ago

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    I just feel really alone. I feel like I have no friends, when in reality I do. I don't have a best friend. I thought I did. I don't think anybody cares about me that much. My...
    PanicAtTheDiscount PanicAtTheDiscount 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    Marriage advice needed! We've been together for 12 years, married for 7. We were both very social when we first dated then he changed and became withdrawn from even long time...
    Lotana Lotana 31-35, F 7 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    I need someone to skype me so message me and I will give you my skype.
    Kenzie5567 Kenzie5567 13-15, F 20 hrs ago

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    I need someone to skype me so message me and I will give you my skype.
    Kenzie5567 Kenzie5567 13-15, F 3 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    Most of the time I am surrounded by people. Still, I feel lonely. Most of the people are selfish, they just think about themselves. Coz of this, I don't trust anybody easily. I...
    yugal0007 yugal0007 22-25 12 hrs ago

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    Thank You Jesus, Mary, and Joseph for this I need to rant section. Lmfao y'all don't understand how I'm going to wear this experience out😂 soooo I get up to go eat breakfast and...
    LCxx91 LCxx91 22-25, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    I have always made the wrong choice when it comes to friends and now I am left with none when i need someone the most :(
    misterweirdo misterweirdo 22-25, M 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    So bored not having any friends to talk to. I have a boyfriend but sometimes that isn't enough. Need someone to laugh with and have fun.
    23Crystal1991 23Crystal1991 22-25, F 9 hrs ago

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    I try this app for two days. I needed to talk on something important. I received a spam as response. I report it. Them two days the spam is still here. Bad app.
    idaloiexa idaloiexa 36-40, M 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    i got so many sleepless night...there are things that bothering me in my life now....i need someone to talk to,,
    delen delen 26-30, F 8 hrs ago

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    For some reason I'm just extremely sensitive . I can cry at the drop of dime and I need to control it Sooo bad !!
    holaangelina holaangelina 16-17, F 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    i dont care if u're bi, gay, straight whatever anytime u need a friend im always here feel free to message me ;)
    loveableprincess123 loveableprincess123 13-15, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Sick of people pushing me around and controlling me, sick of think I have real friends, it's all talk about how good of friends we are until it actually means they need to be a...
    skindeeep skindeeep 18-21, F 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    Anyone like to talk? Need a chat to forget my problems .
    olivias12345 olivias12345 31-35, F 3 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    #6 because I only just remembered what I was originally going to write so this will be shorter We won't believe in ourselves properly. We don't. We believe in each other though...
    shadowgem shadowgem 13-15, F 5 hrs ago

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