I Need to Escape

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    A Father's Thoughts.

    I look at you, looking back at me with those little blue eyes. Your arms and legs move autonimous of one another, while your brain fights to control your budding motor skills.  You smile and then you cry. You are my sweet little girl. I've never felt so much for something...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Jan 27, 2009

    Happy birthday to me !

    !! I'm surrounded and yet alone ! TRAPPED is how I feel. So much going on and I don't know how to cope with it all . Very tired mentally and physically & I think I need a break , Short or long doesn't matter .... i think i need To escape !
    Infinitlylost Infinitlylost
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Dec 3, 2013

    En la mañana me he tomado casi dos litros de

    agua y no he podido ir al baño... Siento que mi vejiga está por reventar! aunque no creo que pas xD se me va a salir todo antes de que pase... Ayuda!!
    Vanilla14263 Vanilla14263
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 12, 2015

    Nympho At 15

    So i want your honest opinion about this please dont be rude sorry if my english is bad im actually mexican so, im 15 years old and i started having sex when i was round 13 and since then i dont know whats happended to me i mean i havent had that much sex but i give alot of...
    6 Responses Feb 7, 2013

    New Baby, New Cage

    I was happy once and adventurous. I wanted to see everything, do everything, meet everyone and live in the exotic places in the U.S.  I never wanted to settle in with an acre of land and wait for life to come to an end as I smiled through my disappointment and rocked in a...
    deleted deleted
    11 Responses Jan 26, 2009

    My heart is about to explode.

    It hurts so much. Please stop with the turture.
    msb2015 msb2015
    26-30, M
    1 Response Jan 18, 2015

    Escape and go to space.

    Some other planet.
    Livealil Livealil
    22-25, M
    1 Response May 10, 2014

    So... today i was planning to kill myself.

    ..went to the pool area to jump and drown myself...my brother was there...few minutes later i tried to hang myself but i was scared...later i tried cutting so i would bleed to death...and i failed...now my brother knows about my cutting addiction and i feel stuck in this world...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 22, 2015

    Looking For A Reason To Live

    As the title suggests, that is what has been on my mind lately. Why you ask? well...it's something I've been dealing with for about the majority of my life, though in the last few years it's steadily worsened with time. You see, I'm so tired of this world we live in. There is far...
    FutureisZERO FutureisZERO
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jul 20, 2012
    DreamRiver DreamRiver
    70+, F
    1 Response Feb 8, 2016

    All I keep thinking lately is "There has got to

    be a better way". I'm tired of having to be perfect. I can't screw up, not even a little bit, without feeling like the entire world is ganging up on me. I have one bad day, everyone acts like I'm holding a bomb. Why can't I just be quiet and look grumpy for ONE DAY without being...
    Steinbaum Steinbaum
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jul 18, 2014

    Just time away from existence.

    .. That would be great :))))
    Danchou Danchou
    22-25, M
    1 Response Feb 17, 2014

    I need to escape from all this BULLSHIT.

    . Seriously everyone around is me so fake.. And the people i find real and the ones that shows me wrong.. I guess you should have no expectations no disappointments.. Im fed up of everything.. I always keep stuff inside me.. Always.. I just go to my room and brake down sometimes...
    lanadey lanadey
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 7, 2013

    I just need to escape

    and get away for a bit takea break from it all .
    deleted deleted
    Jan 9, 2016

    From Life Right Now...

    I really just need to escape from life right now, more than I can even explain. Life is so hard, and so confusing, and just not something that i want to do right now. I hate where I am, and what my life is like, and its hard to cope, with evertime i turn around, there are...
    xSilentlySufferingx xSilentlySufferingx
    18-21, F
    9 Responses Jul 3, 2010

    My family is constantly on me about education

    and my physical appearance. My mom says im too chubby ,on top of that my mom and dad say i need to try harder with school. I need to watch anime and get out of this **** i stopped and dont want to go back at all but its hard for frustration to leave me if i am frustrated with...
    Cheshirecupacat Cheshirecupacat
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jan 27, 2015

    Old a** group, but if you in the UK

    and are looking for a group hmu.
    MrBugsyMalone MrBugsyMalone
    16-17, M
    Jan 25, 2016


    I just feel as if there is no way to escape the tedious intricacies of modern living. I wan't to be able to go far away from people and their rotten ways, away from cities and their corruption, away from the shallow habits of self absorbed individuals. It's hard enough trying to...
    Mares1986 Mares1986
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Nov 25, 2013

    My best friend is moving she told me why

    but i still feel like i'm the one to blame for it and she stopped talking to just now because i said I wasn't mad or upset.It's just that i have gotten hurt so many times that i became numb to it,I can't help it but it feels like I can't even breathe.I can tell that me saying...
    Psychoimagination14 Psychoimagination14
    16-17, F
    1 Response Sep 24, 2015

    There was an old abandoned water board site in

    my town which was behind a large fence, completely overgrown with trees and plants and huge. One summer some friends and I stumbled upon a way in and we explored, using it as a place to share memories, or a place to be alone sometimes. We set up a little home there, with a...
    Embella Embella
    18-21, F
    Jun 19, 2015

    The Contents Of Your Daily Life

    How many hours a day do you spend in front of a television screen? A computer screen? Behind an automobile windscreen? All three screens combined? What are you being screened from? How much of your life comes at you through a screen, vicariously? Is watching things as exciting as...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Jul 30, 2012

    I can be your hero, baby.

    I can kiss away the pain. I will stand by you forever. You can take my breath away......
    deleted deleted
    Apr 30, 2014

    Planning a trip to Vegas with my husband

    and another couple... Husband and I have never been, so excited! But I'm mostly curious how this trip turns out with our new open status. And the other couple aren't exactly closed either lol
    NerdyBookQueen NerdyBookQueen
    22-25, F
    Apr 10, 2016

    The world is rushing by

    so fast and leaving me behind. Then is nothing I can do I am stuck. I can't move no matter how much I want to.
    Scaredmonster Scaredmonster
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 21, 2014

    Everyone around me doesn't take me seriously.

    I do my best to make my family proud. Still, they either treat me very harshly (mom and older brother) or like a baby (dad). The others ignore me (classmates and peers). I don't understand why this happens. I'm a nice person!!! Everyone invades my space constantly, and I'm sick...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jun 24, 2015

    Im ready to MOVE....get outta this place I

    dont know if thats rude of me or not but l dont care anymore lm going a little crazy... I see the same faces and places everyday..l love em dearly and appreciate their presence in my life but its time... Its time for a new life...new faces...new experiences. I wanna fail at...
    Chilloutt Chilloutt
    26-30, F
    Apr 16, 2014

    out of Hope, Out of Options

    Every time I become hopeful about an actual possible way to leave (be it through the vehicle of a romantic relationship with someone who might want me to move out with them or whatnot) and then realize it wont work, I become more depressed about being stuck here. Seriously, that...
    paradoxical paradoxical
    22-25, F
    3 Responses May 20, 2008

    She is really trying to escape her reality to a

    much better one... read on! http://www.gofundme.com/ghgzbc
    mel9293 mel9293
    Oct 31, 2014

    i feel like i am slowly reaching

    that point in life where my past is catching up with me and all the things that happening now whether they are big or small i simply cannot handle it. i feel so utterly weak, so tired of absolutely everything that i just want to get away from everyone and everything to work with...
    confusednormalness confusednormalness
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 10, 2015

    Just for a couple of weeks,

    spent mostly in a rustic hammock on a deserted beach, warming my soul in the sunshine and the mellow tunes of Sister Nancy. I promise to come back....honest!
    lu3elle79 lu3elle79
    36-40, F
    1 Response Mar 11, 2015

    Everyone needs a break.

    .. Pic included
    deleted deleted
    Mar 15, 2015

    It would be nice to roll a fat blunt

    and toke the worries away
    jenneruz jenneruz
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 24, 2014

    I Need To Escape.

    What? I don't know. Where? Still clueless. Makes since alot of sense, and none at all. Maybe it is boring everyday life that I want to escape.Friends...maybe...it is them I want to escape. They are so much fun to be around, and sometimes I hate them. So confusing... I love to be...
    Icansee Icansee
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Feb 6, 2011

    I hate my house, I hate my dog

    that I was forced to get for protection. All it does is bark and give me a headache walking her in cold New York. I hate my family and can't wait to escape. I dream of a new life in a warm land with many fantasies and none of these specific responsibilities. I want to change...
    LilVixen17 LilVixen17
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jan 13, 2016

    i need a break from everything in life ,

    i just wanna go to somwhere i can be alone and let the world behind me. i have an overwhelming urge to run away !
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Feb 13, 2015

    Its mad stress round here.

    My back against the wall, they wannna see me fall. I just wanna escape. I wanna get away. But i cant get away.
    whoscarlo5 whoscarlo5
    22-25, M
    Dec 3, 2014

    Just run away from it all.

    Where I can hear my thoughts, and forget my worries, but where would that be?
    blindangel92 blindangel92
    22-25, F
    Mar 26, 2015

    I just wish I could go away

    for a couple of weeks and not have to stress out about how I'm grounded, school, and all other things related to life. I want to go to an island that is unknown and live there for three weeks without having a single worry.
    missingtheworld missingtheworld
    18-21, F
    3 Responses May 24, 2014

    I wanna run away somewhere

    where there's no people cos people make trouble and they are mean to me cos I cut and I have mental problems. I wanna run away and have my dog with me. I love him :) but I guess a person friend would be nice too
    kyleishurt kyleishurt
    18-21, M
    Nov 24, 2014
    kaylinrae kaylinrae
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 17, 2013

    A New Life

    I'd be willing to bet the vast majority of us, likely all of us in this group, would love the opportunity to start a new life. The idea is very appealing, leaving all that weighs heavily upon us behind and starting over in a place where nobody knows you. Personally, I've long...
    eMonkey eMonkey
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Dec 6, 2012

    ...from poor unfortunate souls

    who have been spanked/beaten so bad they lost their bearings and who now deem themselves to be the Enlightened.
    iCuriousBabe iCuriousBabe
    46-50, F
    1 Response May 23, 2015

    Calgon, take me away!

    Pleeease, and thank you!
    ZenLioNESS719 ZenLioNESS719
    51-55, F
    Oct 11, 2015

    Its Time I Shared About My Crisis.. the First Month (its a Long Story)

    I have been carrying this with me for long enough now. I need to crib about it, act like a crybaby or something, basically i just need to pour my heart out! I have now been suffering from slip disc for 4 and half months. Bedridden, stuck to just one darn room, yeah maybe i...
    Floydian Floydian
    26-30, M
    26 Responses Jul 31, 2009

    the earth forever . Earth may be beautiful

    but i got to go somewhere else . I need food and water and clothes there and a bed there.
    Thedepressedgirlatthewindow Thedepressedgirlatthewindow
    18-21, F
    Nov 28, 2015

    Don't you sometimes just feel like dropping

    everything and leaving your life? Just take the car and drive away on the open road? Just disappear and leave your old life behind in the rear view window? Just dissociate everything from your last life and start a new identity? If it weren't for my loving family that loves the...
    jonbz17 jonbz17
    26-30, M
    Jun 1, 2015

    The only true escape is meditation.

    Then you can escape anytime anyplace!!!!
    dying4adoover dying4adoover
    36-40, F
    Feb 24, 2015

    My best friend was playing

    and he saw me crying so he jumped up and gave me a bunch of kisses and a hug. My best and only friend is my dog :'( he's being taken away from me even though I feed him, bath him, play with him, take him out. I need my best friend!!! :'(
    GrizzBearr GrizzBearr
    22-25, M
    1 Response Nov 12, 2014

    I'm So Tired Of The Same Dull Life

    I want to escape my life and start anew. When i get the chance i will travel the world and leave it all behind. I'm just so sick and tired of the place i'm in.Its like being caught in a loop. Go to school, do homework, sleep and repeat. I love my friends its just i need an...
    chuck1887 chuck1887
    18-21, M
    4 Responses Apr 11, 2010


    I wish I could escape. Go somewhere else and start all over, but it's a dream that will never happen. So for now I would be happy to just escape even on a vacation.
    unforgettable77 unforgettable77
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Feb 18, 2013

    I just want to go for a long drive

    and listen to tunes.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Nov 8, 2014

    I Want to Get Away, I Wanna Fly Awaaaaaay, Yeaaaah, Yeaaaah, Yeaaah.

      It feels like this sometimes, as though society is a big fraud and I’m just playing along. But that’s the minority in my populous of outlooks. Most of the time I am wholly contented with life, I appreciate the rut that society pressures us into, and I deal...
    smebro smebro
    22-25, M
    1 Response Aug 17, 2007

    I'd love to meet a person

    who shares a lot of common interest and just leave our lives that we were used to and start a new life once again.
    twilight2929 twilight2929
    18-21, M
    Aug 9, 2015

    Vacation is what I need.

    I don't mean I just need to go on a weeks vacation to some touristic resort. I need to take a few months off of my life right now, and just travel. I need to meet people with interesting stories, and finally learn who I am and who I want to grow into. I need to experience more...
    Sasslover Sasslover
    18-21, F
    Dec 2, 2014

    I can't explain it. I just wanna escape.

    I wanna get out of here. 😞
    sherryp143 sherryp143
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 1, 2013

    Shattered Darkness

    These thoughts, opinions…like jagged streaks of lightning across a blackened sky. For a brief moment, they light up the world, but only to show the shadows before plunging you back into the night. Back into your lonely world. Life is dark. It isn’t always this...
    stormynightsky stormynightsky
    22-25, F
    15 Responses Jul 23, 2009
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