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I Now Remember Why I Was Afraid to Give My Love to Someone

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 56 People

    Is It Really Better to Have Loved and Lost...

    ... than to have never known love? The age-old question. Right now I have to say No. My beloved of two years ended our relationship 4 months ago, and I'm still having a hellish time trying to get over it. I am 47 years old and have been married twice... but I have never grieved...
    YamiNoSensei YamiNoSensei 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 15, 2009

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    I Actually Believed Him

    I believed him the first time he told me he loves me. Then things went downhill. I saw him break promises, and give his love to his "best friend" but I didn't do anything then. Iwaited and then boom! I broke up with him, but now that we are back together and in November it will...
    Hydergirl4ever Hydergirl4ever 13-15, F Oct 27, 2012

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    :-(

    When you fall in love it is a marvelous thing.  You feel almost invincible, walking around like nothing can touch you.  However when he leaves you behind it leaves you in darkness, feeling like your heart has been ripped out, and as if there is no emotion left within...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 14 Responses Jul 14, 2009

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    Fresh Wounds

    I feel like I have to hand out pamphlets to people now before I engage in a full on relationship of any kind lol....even friendship.....something where they can check off what they are or are not like: 1.) are you emotionally unavailable? 2.) do you lie to keep what you are...
    musicalchairs musicalchairs 41-45 2 Responses Jul 16, 2009

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    Just want to run and hide and put my heart away on the shelf. How can you be so cruel and I have given you my heart. How can men listen to a woman express her feelings and look for...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I'm going through something crazy at the moment. It all started with me meeting this guy at a party. He wanted my # so I gave it to him and now a year later were not dating and I'm...
    Heartbreaker12 Heartbreaker12 18-21, F 8 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I love him... But now I know.. He never loved me. All the time wasted.. Why? Why can't someone just be honest for once and say what they feel? I poured my heart n soul into him...
    ocenblu ocenblu 41-45, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I fell in love with this girl 15 years ago and I had blocked so much of the relationship out that I couldn't even remember why I did so. Apparently I even blocked out a time when I...
    taponcelightly taponcelightly 36-40, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I feel that some people when they fall in love with someone who doesn't love them back they try to destroy them (destroy their life). It is not their problem that you loved them...
    listenup listenup 26-30, M 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    I need relationship advice from someone who will give me real advice. Message me if you would be willing to help!
    maddysmith123 maddysmith123 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    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...
    alicacc11 alicacc11 26-30, F Aug 19

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    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...
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    I loved someone who barely knew i existed. I finally thought i wouldn't flinch when she passes by but the other day at the port wen i turned around and saw her. I thought ****, i...
    Shaday18 Shaday18 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 19

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    I guess I was a sucker for love. I met someone and fell in love but he didn't love me back. I guess it was a good thing because now I love someone who loves me in return! I love...
    MyGirlLeslie MyGirlLeslie 46-50, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    I began to like him from the first sight. But he didn't feel anything to me. And we had totally different friend circles and everything, so it was really really hard for me to talk...
    Retrieverluoluo Retrieverluoluo 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 17

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    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...
    allisoncc11 allisoncc11 26-30, F Aug 13

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    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...
    allisoncc11 allisoncc11 26-30, F Aug 13

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    I fell in love with a young man, I'll call him Kenny* that was two years younger than I. I was 21 at the time and he was 19. I was a senior in college and he was a sophomore...
    lola822 lola822 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 12

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    I met this guy at the gym where I work. He seemed shy at first but said "Hi" and asked about me to his friends who are my co-workers. We made eye contact and I immediately fell...
    cheergirl66522 cheergirl66522 26-30, F 4 Responses Aug 12

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    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...
    eioncc11 eioncc11 26-30, F Aug 12

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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    So this happened today and I find it kind of funny. My high school sweetheart contacted me like three months ago(We remained friends mind you.) we texted for like two weeks and he...
    Sassychick06 Sassychick06 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    I'm 21 and last week I met this 18 year old girl on Tinder. We had a match so we started chatting. Me being the nice guy that I am, I asked her out for drinks and she said yes. I...
    TarikP TarikP 18-21, M 4 Responses Aug 11

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    Last autumn or fall i fell so deeply in love with a boy he told me he loved me and was serious about me kept telling me i was beautiful. But this was all fake a game to get lots of...
    Sbd29 Sbd29 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    I am Gay (I don't think I am afraid to say that any more.). I have lost my friend, my best friend, my boyfriend. I don't know how to express my feelings in writing. I am not as...
    PagesAL PagesAL 36-40 Aug 9

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    July 3rd, my now ex boyfriend and I had what I thought was a brief, but intense spat about of all things my hairstyle. Little did I know his shallowness about my appearance would...
    tvd tvd 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 9

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    I know all of my friends birthdays but they never remember mine😔
    BrianJ24 BrianJ24 31-35 2 Responses Aug 8

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    It's been a year since me and my ex girlfriend broke up. Last time I spoke to her was through a texts she sent asking a question about a previous phone bill question which I...
    Madmanwithabox29 Madmanwithabox29 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 7

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    So about three and a half years ago I met the most amazing person. We were nearly the same, we grew together and fell for each other. The thing is though I did not yet have the...
    whaleking whaleking 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 6

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    Again to the next part. So after the whole ordeal, with the teachers husband. I was scared. I wasn't fearful for me. I was fearful for Jason. What if I would've made his life a...
    MissOreoX MissOreoX 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 6

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    I'm probably wasting my time on the person I'm with now. but that's why I don't like dating people younger than me. I like guys old then me but not super old. highest I'll go is 26...
    RavenRena17 RavenRena17 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 6

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    I look for you in everyone, but you cannot be found. I miss the way you laughed, the twinkle in your eye when you'd look at me, your smell that still lingers on my skin. I miss the...
    whoaitsalex whoaitsalex 18-21, F 6 Responses Aug 6

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    When you Been with someone for 7 years and they still don't know you it makes you feel worthless. it made me feel like I gave my love to a stranger. you told me you loved me...
    corruptking corruptking 22-25, M Aug 6

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    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...
    alliecc11 alliecc11 26-30, F Aug 4

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    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...
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    Have you ever felt like you loved someone so much that when your spending time with them it feels like your staring at an hourglass slowing running out of time you have left...
    Cravndiscipline79 Cravndiscipline79 36-40, F Aug 4

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    I loved someone. I chased after them. I was teased and tortured because they liked the attention I gave. The final rejection was hard and I realized "I deserve someone who wants me...
    starlight1006 starlight1006 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 3

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