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

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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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    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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    MsDemeanorMe MsDemeanorMe 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 20

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    You offered me things you had no business offering. You showed me things that I had no business knowing. You made promises you could never keep, that I should never have believed...
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    Want to have that person above it all and don't be allow bc you two belong to different "worlds".I used to think life was easier that everything I'd propose I'd be able to do it...
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    I gave you my heart, I gave you my soul, I gave you my life, my love, you stole. I never poured my heart out to anyone as much as I did for you. I did things for you, I said things...
    LonelyAJ LonelyAJ 18-21, M 10 Responses Jan 11

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    I miss my ex girlfriend. She was my first love and we haven't spoken in over a year. I find it pretty so heartbreaking that I'm so young and already feel that she is going to be...
    smokebombtom smokebombtom 18-21, M 4 Responses Jan 3

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    I have loved him for like 14 years. We're both single now and I'm afraid he doesn't love me back (i guess). All i did was to shut my feelings cause i don't want to ruin the...
    moonchildd moonchildd 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 4

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    I wasted my time on someone and now I am miserable. I am dead inside with out this person and I can't find my life anymore. I don't know who i am and I can't even remember who I...
    EleanorSmithson EleanorSmithson 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    And the thing that bothered the most wasn't what she did. How she used me for emotional comfort and nothing else. No. What bothered me most was all family and and friends (except...
    JacobStark JacobStark 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    This is particularly interesting, when I was of 17 I loved someone. That someone dumped me. Again when I was 21 I loved another one, that another one also dumped me :p, I fought...
    mike15121 mike15121 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 11

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    people tell me I'm afraid of love but honestly I don't really think I am I just think it's a really big word with a hell lot of meaning and it comes with risks and it's just not my...
    sadmistak3 sadmistak3 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    Two semesters ago, there was this boy and this girl that always shared a seat on the bus. They would share food and their drinks together every morning. I thought it was sweet...
    BITTERandNAIVE BITTERandNAIVE 22-25, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    For a long time I was in love with someone who wasn't in love with me but now I'm over it, I have learned that people who act like they don't care about you it's because they truly...
    Marlenyfl83 Marlenyfl83 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    There's nothing sadder in this life than realising you wasted your time on someone. Precious moments that you will never get back, lost down the black hole of hopelessness and...
    Blueshard Blueshard 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 10

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    It hurts to know that you love someone for 3 yrs but knew it's impossible cause it's one sided....
    ThunderManami ThunderManami 18-21, F 8 Responses Jan 4

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    if you truly love someone well then the distance will not matter what counts is where your heart is at true love will over look any distance and make it work
    phoenixprince15 phoenixprince15 13-15, M 4 Responses Jan 17

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    WWW is a media to interact ..people control the machines which help them interact so how can human emotions be hidden or false if the intent is correct..we meet wrong people in...
    romel4747 romel4747 41-45, M Jan 17

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    Love is a strange thing. When I read all those articles on the Internet, I feel like all of us are talking about the same thing but in reality, love is different for each and every...
    rosswakeman rosswakeman 22-25, M 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    Probably the most fcked up love story ever. In grade 9 my girlfriend died. After that I had alot of issues that included me thinking I was in love constantly. I met this girl in...
    LandonS LandonS 16-17, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    When he looked at my eyes the very first time, I knew it was something different. I still can't explain that feeling-something so strong and different that I didn't have any...
    AmberDD AmberDD 22-25, F Jan 3

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    It started with her name. She was a friend of a friend, and when her name was first mentioned I remember thinking: “*****, that is a gorgeous name.” It would be a while before...
    SpaceTurtle SpaceTurtle 31-35, M a week ago

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    I am afraid of falling in love. Its like a skydive. The fall is exhilarating and exciting but once you crash rock bottom and you didn't pull the parachute , it hurts. Thats why...
    Horse10202 Horse10202 18-21, F Jan 3

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    When I was younger. I fell head first for this woman four or five years older than I. We met through a volunteer project. She was quite pretty. But it was the way she responded and...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 4 Responses Jan 5

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    I miss you so much this kills me not being able to talk to you anymore..you were my best friend and I was in love with you, I miss how you made me feel more special then your other...
    Scarsdontfade Scarsdontfade 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    I looked through your photographs today and sighed in disbelief. The self portraits pressed out from the screen and latched onto my heart, jumping off my ribcage back and forth...
    amillionpeople amillionpeople 22-25 3 Responses Jan 14

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    It's strange. There are far too many ways that we get on each other's nerves. He's crazy. I'm serious. He's worried about being "cool"....I couldn't care less. I've been pretty...
    MercedesK MercedesK 22-25, F Jan 2

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    I love my EP Friend I wonder why his account drew my attention. I love him, everything about him for some reason that I couldn’t understand. I was weeping bitterly for him. I...
    diane1996 diane1996 18-21, F Jan 20

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    Okay, well I was starting to know this guy and on New Years we spend it together and it was the first time I kissed him and we ended having sex. But before all of that happen I...
    ddanniiella ddanniiella 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 7

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    I'm a gay male. I have spent so much time helping others, giving to others, and trying to find my pack that I am done. I am empty. I can't give anymore. And there is no one to...
    talynrex talynrex 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 18

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    Well I guess there isn't no love for me and there will be no one to cuddle with .When I started talking to him I really thought I was going to be with someone that I wanted to...
    monica0215 monica0215 51-55, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    i loved a boy in our class from my whole heart.he too loved me.bt we never talked.just smiled.oneday i frowned at him.still i can't imagine why i had frowned.i liked him so much...
    jez999 jez999 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    he begged me to move in with him with my girls. swept me off my feet. when I started to see the light of a facade, he fixed everything by being amazing supportive ect...it was...
    myvoyce myvoyce 36-40, F 4 Responses Jan 20

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    The saddest part about hoping is having the great chance that it is impossible to happened. Every little thing that happened to us, petty, puny things, I give great value to every...
    dakilangdreamer dakilangdreamer 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 10

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    People are often unreasonable, irrational, and self-centered. Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives. Be kind...
    zainshah1 zainshah1 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 16

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    I loved him way before we got married to other people and i still cant seem to stop loving him and he loves me too i know but cant say it for obvious reasons . We met as teenagers...
    solongago2 solongago2 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 21

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    Love can be so deep, so mysterious, new and raw that it brings out the fear in humans. Sometimes best understood through irony. But, the human soul on fire, in it's truest most raw...
    mostdaysaregood mostdaysaregood 46-50, F 6 days ago

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    At one time I thought you loved me, an cared for me like nobody else could. I was wrong about you. In my mind I knew who you were and how you could be, I just never thought you'd...
    staytrue123 staytrue123 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 10

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    I'm torn. I am going through a divorce that has been a long time coming and is for the best. I've been separated for 7 months and the D should be finalized in a couple of months...
    DrHowl DrHowl 51-55, M 2 Responses Jan 11

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    Heh, it's not that I'm in love... I'm a handsome guy, and women find me attractive in general. ...a year ago I madly fell in love with her and she had a boyfriend for maybe 7 years...
    dzordze dzordze 18-21, M Jan 11

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    I told you everything loved u remembered UR smile gave u my heart let u into my soul You threw it away all of it like rotten smelly trash :(
    BiXwolfsXbears BiXwolfsXbears 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    I just told my girlfriend of 3 1/2 years It was over because she tries to please her mother and me and we are different like today is her day off and she told me last night she was...
    lovebelts lovebelts 51-55, M 3 Responses Jan 12

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    she used to be that kinda girl that everybody wanted .face so smooth that other girls hated seeing us close. she was clean and sober 24/7 she did no drugs no weed her mind...
    lamasia343 lamasia343 18-21, T Jan 12

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    I still think about her every once in awhile. How she completely destroyed my trust in women. Being led on and used wouldn't have been so bad if she wasn't everything that I...
    CloseButNoGuitar CloseButNoGuitar 26-30, M 3 Responses