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I Need to Feel Safe

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    Just Feel Alone.._x

    i just feel like no one cares, i feel so alone. i don't feel like there's anyone there for me, i don't feel there's anyone who would drop what they were doing if i needed a hand.. i don't have affection of anyone and i feel so low at times, i just want a cuddle, to feel safe in...
    FromTheHeartOfaWoman FromTheHeartOfaWoman 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 24, 2007

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    Within As Well As Without.....

      I need to come to the point where I know that I'll stand up for myself....I know I can do it for my family/friends. But I need to know I can do it for myself....Some of my stories I took little steps towards that goal. I know that no matter what happens I can survive it. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 8, 2009

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    Why Prison Is The Only Answer

    He doesn't care about me. I honestly don't think that he ever did! I thought that he just didn't realize what he was doing, how selfish he was and how much pain he caused me... NOPE! None of it was an accident, it wasn't even just him being opportunistic and capitalizing on...
    TypicalPisces TypicalPisces 31-35, F Dec 6, 2012

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    It's Up To Me

    Physically, I feel safe. It's the wondering whether or not people will hurt me. I promised myself I wouldn't trust anyone to know the things I think or feel. I need to feel safe that what I say or how I feel will be trusted with the right people or person. I know that there is a...
    submissiveheart submissiveheart 26-30, F Aug 17, 2011

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    I Just Need It

    It's probably the one thing I've felt the least in my life, but probably one of the top things I crave. I hate being scared. I hate being unsure. I just want to feel safe for once, protected from the bad things that happen in the world. It sounds unrealistic, but I'd still just...
    earth2bella earth2bella 22-25, F Dec 26, 2007

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    Understand

    Run your fingers through my soulFor once, just onceFeel exactly what I feelBelieve what I believePerceive as I perceiveLookExperienceExamineAnd, for onceJust onceUnderstand
    chaoticsoul chaoticsoul 41-45, F Jan 15, 2013

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    It's A Bit Sad.

    The only place I've ever felt safe, is at school. Now that I've graduated, I don't feel safe anywhere.
    absolutionist absolutionist 18-21, F Dec 4, 2010

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    Day and Night

    For a while now, I've been having a really hard time trusting myself and taking care of myself. I often feel compelled to punish myself, physically and emotionally. I stay up crying, or cutting up my arm. I got to bed feeling restless and anxious, and I wake up feeling the...
    paperalias paperalias 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 23, 2007

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    Feeling Safe Is Different For Everyone

    I want to feel safe and not afraid.  I need to feel safe.  
    PiscesDream PiscesDream 41-45, F Oct 7, 2007

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    Control-Freak

    It can get to the point where I become a control-freak. Like when I had my first days in college I had been to the college, I had been to the rooms I had to go to, I had a map with me, I knew the train times... I'd basically planned everything because I just need to know that I'm...
    GothGrrrl GothGrrrl 18-21, F Nov 15, 2007

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    When I Was Eight

    I haven't felt safe since I was eight years old. Everyday I feel like disaster is right around the corner...just waiting for me to let my guard down. There's a constant envelope of dread and anxiety that surrounds me and I just wish I could be free from it.
    eekimateacher eekimateacher 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 27, 2010

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    Feel Safe?

    What is a person to do when a person or people are supposed to make that person safe and it isn't being done?  Where does a person go from there?
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr 36-40, F Aug 31, 2011

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    It's Such A Fragile Thing

    Through all my life's experiences I just realized that this morning. About five minutes ago, to be exact. I have been searching for safety for so many years. To feel safe in bigger chunks of time, rather than just here or there through the days. At the time I didn't put two and...
    justwhatever123 justwhatever123 26-30, F Jan 20, 2011

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    I just realized that with you ,

    for the first time in my life I felt safe. I never really thought about how important that was. You kept me safe. And now it's gone. That is why I'm broken.
    goodnightangel goodnightangel 36-40, F Jan 8

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    I think my wife wants me to kill myself. Sounds bizarre, I know, but I also know that the pressures people can put on themselves internally can be so enormous that it causes them...
    doomd doomd 46-50, M Mar 26

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    Dear Lord, Family and i are going through hard times. We are so scared. Its so dark tonight. Are expecting the worse. The weather is horrible, so humid. I saw my sisters hugging...
    Donotletmego Donotletmego 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 14

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    I have felt things in the past couple of months that I can't explain. And then in the last few weeks I have been bombarded with accident ( both to me and to others ). I am not...
    noreic123 noreic123 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    I'm worried that I'm crippling my own relationships by letting myself run away as fast and far as I can and that scares me. I guess I'd feel safe again if I was close to someone.
    gmguisadio gmguisadio 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    I love this guy alot he is a college mate so i almost see him 4 5 times a week, we started chatting and we became friends he was a teacher in an insitute so i went to see him...
    sollloo sollloo 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Though i am not gay just feel safer with Gay / Trans friends
    tjkins tjkins 36-40, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Anonymous asked: What happens once you kill yourself? Because I'm ready to go. answered: You wanna know what happens once you kill yourself? Your mother comes home from work and...
    lllie lllie 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 28

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    I'm a 16 year teenager who sometimes feels like the ugly duckling in the world. Even though I love my family, what I do is never good enough for them. Football is more fun than...
    Madhatter16 Madhatter16 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    when im in nature i feel safe , like im at home , home feels like a cage .
    LunarDream LunarDream 13-15, M 4 Responses Apr 6

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    been 3 days feeling so , I want some shoulder to lean on and just feel safe again .. god I'm so lost
    castaway07 castaway07 26-30, M Apr 8

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    Hi all, thanks for reading i hope you can offer some words of wisdom to a girl who is stuck! I can't tell you where all the time has gone - but in 2007, now 7 years ago a boy I...
    sulkypuss101 sulkypuss101 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have been dating the best man on earth for seven years. We got engaged August last year and immediately started planning the wedding.We have 11 weeks to go before the big day...
    deidrevw deidrevw 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I don't feel connected. I can speak and act and pretend, but I don't feel it. And I don't know what connected feels like. Not really. I can't keep a relationship. I've lost...
    RichardQ RichardQ 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    I have had a wonderful relationship filled with passion with my girlfriend for the past year. Since the beginning However I have seen her always stressed and always about being a...
    PeterBGood PeterBGood 36-40, M a week ago

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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 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Seeing what some others in this group have posted has made me realise that I've, thus far, been unable to aptly articulate precisely how I feel about my OH, and this is probably...
    EponymousAnonymous EponymousAnonymous 13-15 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    All I remember from my early childhood is happiness. Although my parents were divorced, I only remember laughing, playing and exploring the world around me. My mum and dad were...
    marilynrose marilynrose 16-17, F Apr 10

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    I had a really bad day...I wish I was dead..I call the suicide hotline but when they answered I got choked up and started crying again.. I was clean for 2 weeks up until tonight...
    sukie13 sukie13 16-17, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I wan't a friend in my class.I am fed up sitting alone in the class trying to join up other people conversation .Even though it always make me looks more pathethic more lonely.I...
    Appolo123 Appolo123 13-15, M 1 Response 57 mins ago

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    I hate life. So cliche but true. My whole life is an act, a game, and I'm constantly losing to myself. I guess I'll just start by telling you about me and some important things...
    bulimicbixtch49 bulimicbixtch49 13-15, F 56 mins ago

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    Lightly your fingers trace the shape of my lips You lean in and our lips meet Wet sensual kisses and the touch of your body against mine A hand glides down the length of my body...
    SubmitandServe SubmitandServe 46-50, F 26 mins ago

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    I have spent my entire life suppressing my emotions. I think a few bad decisions made me want to stop taking risks, stop feeling, stop deciding so I just made myself as unfeeling...
    dutch5 dutch5 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    When the accident happen, what make us safety? In fact to a certain extent, the airbag play an most important role. The airbag can protect you avoid hurt seriously. So, in order to...
    myobd myobd 22-25, M Apr 14

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    I have just finished praying ... and I asked god to keep my love Ahmad safe and to make him remember me . I asked God to guide Ahmad's heart to the right and safe roads . I always...
    unknown159231 unknown159231 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    I wish I had someone to lay in bed with me and spoon with me. I'd feel so safe and adored.
    mayvalentine mayvalentine 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 13

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    I used to have a best friend for 2 years whom I could talk anything with. I felt safe spilling my secrets to her and whenever I need someone to talk to. Guess things got...
    christine2222 christine2222 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I desperately need help. Here is is a summary of my life right now. I'm 16 and still at school. Sarah's ex was abusing her. I tell her for her own safety that she gets away from...
    whattodo32 whattodo32 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Hello! My partner and I live in a place in Texas that is very homophobic and anti-gay. As a lesbian couple, that makes life really suck. We're trying to leave to get to a safer...
    rebeccab2008 rebeccab2008 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    I'm ashamed to even admit that I attempted suicide before. When people see me, I'm that happy girl with not a worry or problem in the world. I'm that person someone turns to for...
    adifferentstory adifferentstory 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    at least she's safe ..............................(Scarlet)
    LunarDream LunarDream 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 4

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    I'm 22 and a BWW! Chunky! No big but sorry! Lol but big boobs! I've always wanted to have sex with an older man! Likes to eat a girl out and just please her since I've never had it...
    lovely4213 lovely4213 22-25, F 14 Responses Apr 9

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    I want that feeling of being loved not just how a family or friend loves you but love from a person when I can just wake up next to them and feel that sense of safety and happiness...
    Dreamsarepoison Dreamsarepoison 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    Feeling betrayed by God. This is a very dry and disturbing place to be for a believer. How did I end up here? I ask myself. I'll tell how I came to this place, Perhaps believers...
    friendwjesus friendwjesus 31-35 Apr 11

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    If anyone lives in re Mississauga area and wants to suck my breast means safe me plz.
    teshkay teshkay 13-15, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    How blessed am I - 3 princesses to love and nurture and a Queen by my side to help me do it. Nothing short of the gates of Hell will stop us doing what we have to do to keep them...
    mrsecurity mrsecurity 51-55, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Happy Easter Everyone 😁 Be Safe
    biabiaxoxo biabiaxoxo 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    have dilemma: I have been contacted by a photographer that loves my feet, and like to tie up CD/TV individuals and tickle there hosed feet. He will be in my area in a couple of...
    krisyca krisyca 41-45, T 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    If anyone had read my previous post from 2 years ago (WOW!) - then you would know about my spiritual awakening. Ah - such a beautiful time in my life and so exciting. I felt like a...
    justthegirl94 justthegirl94 18-21 3 Responses 1 day ago

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