I Need to Feel Loved and Appreciated

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    Swl41t Swl41t
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 20, 2016
    slm300 slm300
    36-40, M
    Apr 18, 2016

    "She's tired... She's tired of always being the

    second option, she's tired of trying only to have the guy get bored of her later on, she's tired of short term relationships, she just wants something that's going to last. She just wants a guy who's going to appreciate her. Who's going to make her efforts and time worth it in...
    AmityLove AmityLove
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Apr 16, 2016

    "In my dreams you're mine

    but in my life you're a dream."
    AmityLove AmityLove
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 14, 2016

    I have been married four years this July

    and it seems like our relationship gets worse and worse every year... he is home long enough to drop the kid off after school then he's gone tell almost midnight or latter and sleeps on the couch!! he dosent ever communicate with me... he dosent do any of his "male...
    scarsofrelief scarsofrelief
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 13, 2016
    deleted deleted
    Apr 13, 2016

    If you see me crying it will be at a movie

    or due to someone passing away (God forbid). If I get my feelings hurt or you make me upset, I promise you will NEVER see me cry! Those tears are reserved for my pillow!
    angelpumpkin36 angelpumpkin36
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 11, 2016

    Life is too sweet and too short to express our

    affection with just our thumbs. Touch is meant for more than a keyboard. Kristin Armstrong
    deleted deleted
    Apr 11, 2016

    My wife is abusive and hostile.

    She has been jealous, vengeful and angry. I stepped outside of our marriage years ago but realized it was a mistake and have tried to right my wrongs and be a better, more loving husband - I have been doing this and have been sorrowful and absolutely loyal and loving for the...
    Ploco Ploco
    46-50, M
    6 Responses Apr 10, 2016

    My husband write songs about lost love

    and his "hell is eternity without you". Damn
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Apr 10, 2016

    It doesn't matter that you hurt me,

    that almost entirely forgotten. However, what bothering me is that you have made me believe that I will never be good enough for anyone and that I am not wanted by anyone. I have been feeling like this for a while now, I'm starting to accept this feeling as well.
    Laraamani Laraamani
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 9, 2016

    I have been a committed (on

    and off LDR, currently LDR) relationship for 2 1/2 years . I feel silly for being upset but recently he has not been sending good morning or goodnight messages.. I send them but his responses seem lack-luster and as if he doesn't care to send them.
    G1121 G1121
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 2, 2016

    It can be difficult to leave a long-term

    relationship, even when our inner-wisdom tells us it's time to let go. At this point, we can choose let go and endure the intense pain of leaving behind the familiar to make way for a new chapter in our life. Or we can stay and suffer a low-grade pain that slowly eats away at...
    GirlieGirl07 GirlieGirl07
    46-50, F
    12 Responses Apr 2, 2016

    Yes dear. I know you you see me

    as less than used TP, but I don't need to be reminded of that every day.
    plainlover2002 plainlover2002
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 1, 2016

    Loving and caring relationships

    and normal sleeping patterns are all I need to keep me sane.
    whyacinth whyacinth
    36-40, F
    5 Responses Mar 28, 2016

    Married for 17 years

    and husband behaves like a complete roommate. I mean, things werent always so hot and heavy, he did in the beginning be intimate with me maybe once or even twice a week. As the years go by, its further and further until now its like months we have not been intimate. Kids are...
    Scorpion1970 Scorpion1970
    46-50, F
    8 Responses Mar 28, 2016

    i need someone who really cares

    and knows the true meaning of love
    joint29 joint29
    31-35, M
    1 Response Mar 27, 2016

    yes. i want to settledown.

    but i dont want to settle. why are my chocies be single or settle? i am no longer asking for the world but is a ripple on water too much to ask for? i want to feel something for the person i am dating/talking to/ sleeping with. why should i lie about what i am feeling to...
    ember23 ember23
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 26, 2016

    I love from within, without conditions

    and about me being someone's strength. All, I want is to be appreciated for it and find someone like me.
    Tannedguy007 Tannedguy007
    26-30, M
    Mar 26, 2016

    Since my mother died I feel the need to be

    loved more. I am not able to deal very well with my mother's passing. I am still in the grieving process. Due to my PTSD, I find it very hard to cope, and I live by myself. Nights are the worst. I have a caretaker, but I don't feel loved or appreciated by her. I feel more like a...
    asianspice24 asianspice24
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Mar 25, 2016

    Hello strangers I need your opinion in

    something. Your opinions will mean a lot to me. If one day ur ex bf/gf that you loved the most ever in your life. You saw your ex bf/gf in a different country while you were in holiday. Suddenly you saw your ex with a new partner could be wife/husband Will you say hi? What...
    gunnoon gunnoon
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Mar 24, 2016

    I want someone to find me

    so attractive they become submissive.
    Paleandpolluted86 Paleandpolluted86
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Mar 23, 2016

    I don't necessarily have a need to be paid

    attention. But I would like some people who I'm close with and can hang with. I think we all have that feeling that we could use a few good people to share some memories with, ya know?
    OJhickley21 OJhickley21
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Mar 22, 2016

    Do you ever feel like you always do

    for others and when it is your turn to have someone do for you no one is around? I do a lot for people and hardly say no but when I need something I get the wells or the nos I wish that it was not that way and you know what I can't even complain about it because I still do it...
    purpleaquariusfem purpleaquariusfem
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Mar 22, 2016

    What do you call the action of someone

    that your talking to and they say nothing at all, or say they can't hear you or answer you in an annoyed tone of voice?
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Mar 22, 2016

    Does true love exist ?

    Can there be a person who knows you better than yourself .They know when you are happy , sad , broken .They know what to do to help, they are there through the bad times as well as the good . you sense their presence without having to see them .Your heart beats faster , a...
    deleted deleted
    18 Responses Mar 21, 2016
    Peter927 Peter927
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Mar 20, 2016

    To be frank with you all,

    I know that I won't know what it is or how it actually feels to love until I finally manage to truly love myself. I need to learn to give myself the self respect and care because if I did then I wouldn't even be in this position. I need to learn patience, I have to give myself...
    sjasianbaby408 sjasianbaby408
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Mar 19, 2016

    I Hate When I Do Stuff

    for People And Their So Ungrateful Like I Didn't Have To Do it &The fact your bragging on the little things that doesn't matter .You'll just Never Be Good Enough or do things good Enough For Some People
    dessssyy dessssyy
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 19, 2016

    I am proud to be a collared

    and owned slave by knecht2014
    kaz65 kaz65
    51-55, F
    Mar 10, 2016

    It feel so hurt when you are just used,

    when you are taken from your own flesh and blood as a piece of muck, when you are working non stop, because you are serving and doing everything. If the meals you are cooking sometimes going immediately back to the muck and your are humiliated almost every day. A life without...
    Loretta78 Loretta78
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Mar 10, 2016
    hikashi hikashi
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 9, 2016
    Paleandpolluted86 Paleandpolluted86
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Mar 7, 2016

    One of my cousins visited me

    and we went to see the neighbor who I befriended. We went to the field where we played in and the neighbor told my cousin that he was a thief. He told him that he was trying to steal his land.
    Gerri0909 Gerri0909
    22-25, T
    Mar 6, 2016

    well i am love and apprieciated by my parents i

    know i am a bit greedy andi know some of you dont even get this but beside my parent i've never felt love from anyone else mostly being betrayed by people who seemed like friend mostly dissapointed by everyone and maybe even left people that i shouldnt and then beside being...
    Lrt1010 Lrt1010
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Mar 3, 2016

    I am single and i just had my birthday.

    Cant help thinking of being with someone , having a family and feeling content. Future husband where are you? Please come find me soon!
    asianmaria asianmaria
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Mar 3, 2016

    I am a gay male in the TX Panhandle.

    Men are so judgemental because I'm fat and I'm tired of being alone
    Justinintendo Justinintendo
    26-30, M
    4 Responses Mar 3, 2016

    i feel u know !! ir'e know

    but im stupid coz i think of u i saw u one time and u still in mind every second
    jyjyb jyjyb
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 1, 2016

    I'd absolutely love to have someone I can wake

    up beside and just love unconditionally . I'd love to have someone who's loyal, caring, fun to be round and treats me right.
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Feb 29, 2016

    I used to be able to handle being completley

    ignored. But lately a lot of stuff has been happening, and it feels like no one is here. It's like I'm screaming at the top of my lungs and no one even cares
    LexHeart LexHeart
    13-15, F
    1 Response Feb 28, 2016

    I wish my husband loved me

    and adored me as much as he loves his stupid computer games. I miss the man I knew 10yrs ago that was hard working, involved with his kids, interested in actually getting out of the house and doing something. When I met him he had been divorced for a couple of years, his girls...
    deleted deleted
    8 Responses Feb 28, 2016

    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    signeccaa signeccaa
    26-30, F
    Feb 24, 2016

    So my boyfriend and I got into an argument a

    couple of days ago. Not really an argument, just me being upset at him. The situation was not that serious it was just the fact that I'm tired of saying the same things over and over for the past two years again that really got me mad. I told him that I didnt want to speak to...
    laxlife laxlife
    18-21, F
    Feb 24, 2016
    DiddyDan DiddyDan
    13-15, M
    2 Responses Feb 24, 2016

    There are numerous older men in the world

    who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to find women for dating and companionship. The spokesperson reports that many older men have started finding perfect companions through their...
    bethccaa bethccaa
    26-30, F
    Feb 21, 2016

    is it possible for me to feel love again

    for my wife after she cheated 4 times with another man. I feel I'm her second choice.
    tmatt44 tmatt44
    46-50, M
    9 Responses Feb 21, 2016

    Need seems possessive

    and entitled. But it would be kinda nice, yknow?
    YungFettuccine YungFettuccine
    22-25, M
    Feb 21, 2016

    After all these troubles we've been through

    lately, I've been trying to fix our relationship, putting all my efforts to it. But I feel I've been trying all alone and I don't see you truly trying as you say you are. You now have your own **** to look after, you need doctors for your depression and mental issues. I...
    uryell uryell
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Feb 21, 2016

    I'm so tired of feeling like I'm being used all

    people want me for is sex and if I don't give it to them they just leave I want something real I wanna feel loved and appreciated. I
    TesjaEmoni18 TesjaEmoni18
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 21, 2016

    can anyone else feel this.

    I'm surrounded by friends, I have a nice boyfriend, I'm doing sports and considerably popular where I am. but really that's just on the outside. I'm surrounded by friends but I can't help but feel so alone. I have lots of friends but such a small amount I could ever confide in...
    rabbitgears rabbitgears
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 20, 2016

    I like watching marriage proposals online

    because it's always nice to see couples that are truly in love. Maybe in the long run it does or doesn't work out, but the lengths that guys go through to propose (i.e.flash mobs, carriage rides, serenade) is just amazing. The love that they feel for one person is awesome. It's...
    lonelyhappy3 lonelyhappy3
    26-30, F
    Feb 20, 2016

    It's not that I need to feel loved

    but it's always nice to know that you are appreciated. Especially when you're married and my husband doesn't acknowledge anything about me.
    lonelyhappy3 lonelyhappy3
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Feb 20, 2016

    I am looking for someone my age to be with

    and to trust, some I can love😌
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Feb 19, 2016

    I don't know what you are trying to do.

    If you want me to become more distant, then you are doing a great job. Just tell me if that's what you want rather than playing with me like this. I can handle it. I understand if I've gotten boring in your eyes, that I'm not to any good in your life anymore. Just tell me how...
    Laraamani Laraamani
    22-25, F
    Feb 19, 2016

    I've had a moderate group of friends from

    primary to college. I've always felt on the outside of the circle, the friend that people forget to invite and laugh about it later, the friend that gives gifts and receives no appreciation, the friend that goes the extra mile to help, but nothing when in need. Due to family...
    rumfoord rumfoord
    22-25, M
    1 Response Feb 18, 2016

    An Emotional Release.

    .In saying goodbye to you (ex) I say goodbye to being a victim, I say goodbye to shame, I say goodbye to guilt, I say goodbye to perfectionism, I say goodbye to false pretenses, I say goodbye to ego-love, I say goodbye to your made up childhood trauma, I say goodbye to an...
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Feb 18, 2016
    musica2 musica2
    26-30, M
    Feb 18, 2016

    I have crippling anxiety

    that my next significant other will cheat on me or lie to me or betray me. I can't deal with that pain again.
    princessisabel princessisabel
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Feb 17, 2016

    Just when I though things in my life were

    going well everything has turned into such a mess. I though that after so long I could reach out to someone and feel a bond but you know what they say what's done in the dark will come to the light and I hate secrets.. I truly do if you want to build something with anther...
    Navae Navae
    18-21, F
    Feb 17, 2016

    I understand that you are stressed

    and tired of everything in life right now. What I don't understand is why u have to neglect me. I don't want this to develop in to us becoming strangers so I try to keep u positive and talk to u but you are so absent in mind and everything when we are talking. I asked u if...
    Laraamani Laraamani
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 17, 2016
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