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I Need to Be Cherished and Respected

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 236 People

    Teacher Your Children Now About Cherish and Respect

    When I first saw the title I thought this would be really easy to write about it..  Then I really thought to think about it..   I know that I need to be Cherished and Respected and want it and I do have it now after looking for if for a long long time, but when I...
    Livinginpeace Livinginpeace 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 19, 2008

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    Showing Respect Is Very Imp...

    Showing respect is very important to me.  I also respect others as well.  Dont we all want to be Cherished?
    justANNIE justANNIE 46-50, F Jun 19, 2008

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    Why Not Me?

    Wow, what I would do to be married to someone who loved me for who I am, cherished me and most of all respected me. This is the dream I had since I was 13 years old, but this has never happened to me. One broken marriage, and now in an unhappy marriage. My daughter says she...
    teddybear95 teddybear95 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 25, 2011

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    What Went Wrong??

    I became sick with an incurable disease 7 years ago. It took 2 years to finally find a doctor that need what I had. I was glad I found out what I had; but sad that there was nothing to do about it. My husband seemed to be supportive at first and then became angry that I had...
    sincerely sincerely 56-60 1 Response Jun 19, 2008

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    Stuck In a Sexless Marriage

    I do not consider myself old or unattractive. I am a kind loving man who really listens and cares. My wife has a debilitating disease like ruematoid arthritis. We do not have sex anymore. It's October 2007 now and I haven't had sex since April sometime, I think. I'm not even sure...
    givenuponsex givenuponsex 36-40, M 1 Response Oct 5, 2007

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    Of Course!

    For me to cherish and respect someone only to not have the same love and respect back will only result in me turning cold and the other party wondering what could possibly be wrong with me that I am just not treating them the same anymore. Do I hate them now? Have I fallen out...
    deadmoon deadmoon 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 13, 2012

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    Care

    At times i think i care too much that is why I'm not respected.... At times it's as if i don't care enough and I'm left not cherished.....whats a man to do to find some respect.....nice guy's get played, that's all I'm saying.(for now)
    andyp358 andyp358 36-40, M Aug 17, 2009

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    I Feel That Every Man Has T...

    I feel that every man has the need to feel respected. Respect frome his wife, kids, co-workers, and any one else who my be in his world.
    LateNightGuy LateNightGuy 41-45, M 3 Responses Jun 19, 2008

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    Respect

    I have been married for almost 13 years to my husband. This is my third, and I always said "final" marriage. Almost from the get go - I have not felt cherished and respected. I don't feel as though I am a priority and he lies about the stupidest, small, insignificant...
    jgstewart1109 jgstewart1109 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 28, 2008

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    Do I Exist?

    I've been married for 2 years and he and I have a beautiful baby girl who is turning 9 months. Ever since we found out I was pregnant the whole "Love, Honor, and Cherish" thing went out the window.  He is so selfish it's ridiculous. A recent example is when he came home for his...
    maepage87 maepage87 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 11, 2011

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    I Miss The Way We Talked, I Miss The Times We Had, I Miss The Love We Shared, But Most Of All I Miss The Way You Cared. =(

    I have been married for 2 years now. We have a wonderful 1 yr old son.... I never thought being married can be this lonely. I felt unloved and not cared by my husband. He even forgot our second wedding anniversary. He didn't even greet me he was so busy with his work and doesnt...
    sycathe sycathe 26-30, F Mar 26, 2012

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    >__>

    I haven't felt cherished or respected in a while.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 5 Responses Feb 26, 2011

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    I Long To Be Cherished And Respected In My Marriage

    I have been married for 11 yrs and I feel as though I am the child in the relationship. I do not have a say in anything such as finances etc. I get yelled at if things arent they way he wants them. And did you know there is a "right way and a wrong way to sweep a floor" I donot...
    tamikens tamikens 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 10, 2012

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    I Need Love and Respect

    Hello, I must say that I have an insatiable need to be cherished, loved, complimented,needed, I had a wise woman say to me that just from watching me she could tell I needed these things.  They are not a want as with some people.  I actually live in such a way that I am...
    Isabella12 Isabella12 41-45 1 Response Aug 30, 2008

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    The BS Story

    I wonder sometimes how things could have gone so wrong. I married someone who was acting a certain way, to get the desired result. We started off right, everything seemed to be moving the right direction, seemed to "cherish" each other. Then out of the blue she said "I don't...
    jb02157 jb02157 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 22, 2013

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    Cherished And Respected

    Cherished and respected,That’s what I need,Makes life easy,Helps us be friends,In the way,We’re meant to be.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Mar 31, 2012

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    Related Experiences

    I am so very lonely 😞 I'm giving up men and dating for Lent. No luck with anything. I need to work on me.
    gwynie11 gwynie11 31-35, F Mar 8

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    Idyllic. I can close my eyes and imagine it. Then I open my eyes and it's gone. Heaven costs money. Dreams are free... I'm not here- I'm in my lovely home - it's private and...
    Bonnienz Bonnienz 31-35, F Mar 12

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    I was walked out on by my long time girlfriend/fiancee, four days after Christmas (on my mother's birthday). I was part of her family, and she was part of mine. I believed her...
    Amelia42 Amelia42 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 3

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    Sometimes I feel more admired and respected at work than I do at home...I'm not trying to be cold about it...just digging deep and being honest
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 6 Responses Mar 9

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    we all need to talk with someone ...and i'll be here to enyone who need to talk :)
    salmax99 salmax99 13-15, F 4 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Ever had that one person in your family that you trust more then other. mine was my mum but slowly I dont know whats happened to changed it but has come to put me in the fireing...
    boo003 boo003 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    I need to exercise more because people at school make fun of my legs because I have muscles there but they think is fat so I just think I need to exercise more so I can prove to...
    khadij khadij 13-15, F 2 Responses 25 mins ago

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    i need help , i wanted to marry with my grl frnd and from my job i cant manage the marriage expenses.. :(
    dieseldrumm dieseldrumm 22-25, M 15 hrs ago

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    I am having a tough time today. Although I get to talk to him, and FaceTime him constantly. I'm still missing him like crazy. I get to see him again in 7 weeks. and then we will be...
    mirandab3 mirandab3 18-21, F 14 hrs ago

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    Am an IT person, urgently need a job
    Vaggy1 Vaggy1 18-21 12 hrs ago

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    Well, we came this far, but i want to keep going, i want more, i always do, you can go on about how horrible i am for always wanting, but i know theres more than this. Is this the...
    writingforlife6 writingforlife6 18-21, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    . I hope everyone get their fucken karma soon ... Yes there are discrimination and racism in the uk and only white citizen get given dignity but the only thing I get from white...
    restlessuk restlessuk 31-35, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    who wants to be my ana buddy? I need an experienced one please...
    nicosimplechick nicosimplechick 18-21, F 9 hrs ago

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    Apparently, my lack of social skills annoys my class teacher more than it exasperates me or anyone of my friends or family! I'm a extraverted introvert though I tend to appear a...
    EvanescentIridescent EvanescentIridescent 16-17, F 8 hrs ago

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    I guess it's easy to say this; sometimes in the past it has made me cringe reading it. I guess because deep down I suffer from low self esteem, maybe even in some ways self...
    sometimeslonelytoo sometimeslonelytoo 41-45, M 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    anyone wanna chat need someone to talk to
    neonpinkcupcakelover neonpinkcupcakelover 16-17, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I really need someone to talk to...
    LarsMartinJ LarsMartinJ 13-15, M 3 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I really need it, even if is long distance. i am from philippines!
    Mateyooo Mateyooo 22-25, M 4 hrs ago

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    You know those times when you start to feel very sexual but you can't do anything about it? Yes! I have been feeling very... sexual since yesterday! I am going nuts! I need sexual...
    Mariferb86 Mariferb86 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    My sister is diabetic and used to chase me around the house with her needles. I get numb and almost pass out just knowing that I'm getting a shot or blood drawn. The only time it...
    teadiva teadiva 31-35, F 2 hrs ago

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    I totally agree with Ali (an egyptian man from port said)who I met in Brighton many years ago when life was a little better and he told me that all white people hate us and if the...
    restlessuk restlessuk 31-35, F 2 hrs ago

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    I need you to be there when I get home. I need your soft kiss as I walk through the door. I need your comfort your loving care. I need your arms wrapped around my hard firm...
    Hm3454 Hm3454 41-45, M 1 Response Mar 18

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    So, I have a lot of issues I need to take care of. I need to drink more water and milk. Instead, I'm drinking soda 98% of the time. I probably eat more junk food than regular food...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 7 Responses Mar 13

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    So I said to you "What if I said I move out and file soon?" And your reply was "the current sign is for me to date others". I said I agreed and I mentally do and I said the...
    LoveExplorer78 LoveExplorer78 36-40, M Mar 19

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    I'm shattering in slow motion and the last piece is about to break off. I sleep in all day. I cry at night. I fume internally until I can't take it anymore and explode. I have a...
    Tantalustay Tantalustay 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    I cant go a day without him.When I do I just think ok 2 more days till I see him.I think about him every night before I go to bed.Hes always in my mind.I ended it with him Sunday...
    BlueC11 BlueC11 13-15, F a week ago

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    Without your need my want goes wasted. I want your mind, your thoughts, your body. I want you to need that. The more you need me the stronger my want for you. Ride my lightning...
    Hm3454 Hm3454 41-45, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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