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I Need to Stop Feeling Sorry For Myself

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 105 People

    Beautiful, Brainy, Breezing Through Life - Nope!

    This is my story. I was a plump child, who grew into a plump teenager. In school, I was average. In my group of friends, I was the least intelligent. My cousins - of which I have many - were among the best. I am the youngest of 5 children, and my siblings teased me. My...
    Oddduck Oddduck 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 5, 2009

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    What A Night...

    I don't know what it is about me where I have random days where I feel sorry for myself. One night I couldn't sleep and all of the emotions just came pouring out of me. I actually cried. It was unusual, I'm not much of a crier. During this night, my first thought was about my...
    MrShortStory MrShortStory 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 20, 2012

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    Now Really...

    "I think that the first time I reach this site to tell a story and not to confess or vent. Just for that: GO ME!" Dunia0000 in 04/04/2011.When I was a child my dreams were all about making money, working for an international organization and travelling the world. For years I...
    Dunia0000 Dunia0000 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2011

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    Help

    Right now and most days I feel extremely sorry for myself. I have Multiple Sclerosis and it has severely altered my life. My problems are unusual, even for MS, but the constant fatigue has takeN away all things that I like to do, including working. I have tried to march forward...
    WiltedFlowers WiltedFlowers 46-50 Feb 24, 2011

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    Sorry

    i used to be a happy go lucky girl ..but death came and took my best friend and so i  am alone alot ...at times i wish i could just forget ...and know that i can't ..but still ..i just can't seen to shake it off ..five yrs is a long time to keep trying to find one's way ..will...
    goodseemore goodseemore 41-45, F 6 Responses May 4, 2011

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    I'd Like To Hear Your Stories Of Success With This

      How to get over Feeling Sorry For Myself? I could write a book on my story, but I'll just say this: I don't want to fall into this very writing itself being what we're trying to avoid, Pity Parties. And there is a thin line between our compassionate...
    dogheart dogheart 51-55, M Apr 27, 2010

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    Need To Build Self Confidence And Be Happy

    Sometimes I think I was chosen by god to be punished for everything in my life. Since I was a child I was a difficult one or I guess the different one? Cranky, unhappy with myself and always felt that I deserved more than anyone. I was raised by parents that never got along and...
    klean klean 26-30 1 Response Sep 29, 2011

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    Chin Up Girl!

    i know i've always been a bit pessimistic, whiny, oh woe is me'ish, but i really do need to think and get a life already.... So what if i have chronic anxiety, i have air in my lungs, i have all my limbs intact, i don't have a life threatening disease, i have all my faculties...
    prettyinpink prettyinpink 46-50, F 7 Responses Nov 10, 2007

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    I Am Unhappy.

      What is my deal? I am so unhappy and I don't know how to stop it. I feel sorry for myself, I want to have the good things just come to me without the hard work. I know this isn't a great way to think, when so many people work so hard for what they...
    balloonred balloonred 18-21 3 Responses Feb 2, 2009

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    I'm a failure. I'm not good at anything. I don't have any talents. I'm not smart or good looking. I don't have a lot of money. I'm just an extra on the set never the actor. I just...
    ForeverALoser ForeverALoser 22-25, M 2 Responses May 8

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    I realize people don't owe me anything, so knowing that made me realize to say no to people and don't feel any remorse, we help others to feel accepted but instead of helping...
    Brandnewhim2015 Brandnewhim2015 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    I've been trying so hard lately, before I just didn't care about myself. I recognise the changes I need to make and I apply them at times but sometimes it's just out of my hands...
    lovetodraw19 lovetodraw19 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    My parents are bad parents. They are sad people to have treated me so badly that I no longer want to be around them. I feel sorry for them, it's sad that they are this way.
    Sineriel Sineriel 18-21 May 23

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    And I feel sorry for the people who think that saying my opinion & the truth makes me a troll
    amymina amymina 18-21, F 1 Response May 26

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    Really...I feel sorry for you people.. Culturally blind and misguided. Sad.
    mindovermulch mindovermulch 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I don't need you to speak for me anytime. I can speak for myself, thank you. Speak for yourself. I'm not stupid. I learnt how to speak when I was younger.
    MisunderstoodGirl69 MisunderstoodGirl69 13-15, F 1 Response May 16

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    I feel bad for myself that I allowed criticisms to be embedded in my head that I even killed a part of me that makes me happy. Now, I don't know what to do with my life. I want...
    Releign Releign 22-25, F 1 Response May 16

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    the only time I don't talk for myself is when I'm with my boyfriend and someone asks him, its funny to watch his reaction
    lex1515 lex1515 13-15, F 1 Response May 25

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    Please comment, I have been told that when we cannot forgive ourself for things that we have done, it is most likely that we are playing God How if God says He forgives us and I do...
    CaraMia1 CaraMia1 46-50, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I don't know why I feel like this. It's as though I'm on the verge of a mental breakdown and there's nothing I can do to calm myself down except wait for it to pass. And these...
    astateofdisarray astateofdisarray 18-21, F 1 Response May 13

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    And I'm also here to express my feelings. If you want to find someone to hook up with, stop being inappropriate and go to a site that actually offers that kind of service.
    arcticxcx arcticxcx 13-15, F 1 Response May 9

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    Recently, I have had to find a rescue or a home for my neighbor's cat. My neighbor acquired the cat through a friend. She said that she was going to have her cat euthanized if...
    capehope3 capehope3 41-45 2 days ago

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    I can't say I'm Sorry I'm more sad for the people who don't believe.. I once was their. it's not that I didn't believe so much it was I didn't understand. but GOD has done amazing...
    jenneric07 jenneric07 36-40, F May 12

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    I don't like them, I blame them for almost everything and despite all that they think about my future for me and gave & saved money for me. I tend to want to please those whom...
    Nual Nual 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Not a bulimic, although I love the feeling of purging after particularly big meals. My favourite thing to vomit is ***** though. I love to give head on an empty stomach then puke...
    CurvyOxfordMum CurvyOxfordMum 31-35, F 1 Response May 19

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    I love puking nothings better then when you've eaten then to get rid of the fat feeling by puking, and I love getting it in my hair and on my clothes, I also love eating my puke...
    ILoveToBeTortured ILoveToBeTortured 18-21, F 1 Response May 19

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    I provide a profile picture, and it should be enough. If I like you and feel a connection, I may choose to share more, but please don't message me just for pictures.
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses May 4

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    Sometimes all you need to do is just let it go...just forget and forgive...and move on...the world doesn't revolves any slower just because you hold a grudge against it...
    CindersAndSmokes CindersAndSmokes 26-30, M 1 Response May 8

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    I'm a disappointment in every way and also a burden. But they still love me, I think it's not good for them.
    Nual Nual 22-25, F 3 Responses May 23

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    I have no idea who I am more upset at. My husband (soon to be ex-husband) or his ex wife from 10 years. They both have a son, he is 15 years old. I understand that they have to...
    ru31 ru31 70+, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I feel guilty. Like I've cheated life. Taken it away from someone who hasn't even got a chance to even see what it's like. Now they will never know me and I will never know them...
    hannahashleigh23 hannahashleigh23 18-21, F 2 Responses May 24

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    I yelled at a old lady (who owns a store nearby where i live) for calling me rude. I walked end to end my city (i got tired at the end part so i took the bus ) I slammed the...
    rachel96826 rachel96826 16-17, F May 7

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    May want to avoid InnatelySexual3 if you're here for yourself and not childish men.
    PendulEmPlum PendulEmPlum 18-21, F 3 Responses May 8

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    Behave boys! I'm very open minded but I think it's a mighty rude assumption, on your part, that a woman has any interest in receiving an uninvited picture of your schlong! Or a...
    BreakingBored BreakingBored 41-45, F 4 Responses May 9

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    I hate when people try to talk for me and put words in my mouth that never came out of it
    nerdyana nerdyana 18-21, F May 24

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    So I have cancer and LOTS more and my friends always wanna talk for me
    photographyismylife photographyismylife 13-15, F 2 Responses May 24

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    I can't keep anyone for more than a month. It makes me feel sad and lonely. Then I talk to my exes after breakups when they don't want to talk which makes me feel freaking pathetic...
    Nickbailes Nickbailes 16-17, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Sometimes i just feel like dying...
    nath2281 nath2281 13-15, F 1 Response May 7

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    GUYS God is not dead he hears u and he loves and trust mi He will answer your prayers
    sufficient sufficient 13-15, F 2 Responses May 12

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    I hate when I'm working with a customer, they ask me a question & 3 different people have to butt in and start answering. It happened the other day & I loudly proclaimed "I got him...
    tornadowinds tornadowinds 46-50, F 2 Responses May 3

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    I feel new. I feel so good today. Like I'm born today. I feel just new. Like the things happened in past.. like past itself doesn't exist. and future didn't exist too. Just present...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 4

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    i ABSOLUTELY HATE making posts and then getting random, off topic sexual remarks on them. it's DISGUSTING. no, i won't look at your ****, and no, you can't tickle me or see my feet...
    kinkystapler kinkystapler 18-21, F 5 Responses May 8

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