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I See a Lot of Lonely People and My Heart Cries For Them

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 55 People

    I See The Lonely

    I've been feeling really down in the dumps lately just because I've never felt this lonely in my life before. I've just been moping around and wallowing in my on self pity. I was thinking about how good other people have it and been feeling extremely envious of others and feeling...
    howsab howsab 31-35, F Dec 7, 2011

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    I'm saddened to see that

    so many people are lonely.
    KatieTreat KatieTreat 51-55, T 1 Response Mar 30

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    I Love My Spouse And He Loves Me But Still Lonely

    I am probably one of many who married for all the wrong reasons. I've been married 12 years - got married at 28. While not that young I did not realize how much I did not know myself (or my spouse for that matter). I would say I did not have the greatest life growing up or...
    Sers Sers 36-40 4 Responses Apr 8, 2010

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    Sad and Often Forgotten Generation

    From the window of an Aged Care Home a lady sits looking out at the world as it passes, and a person walking by, waves to her. I can assure you that you will never know just how much love that gesture showed that lady. I (before my car accident) volunteered regularly at our...
    balboaguy balboaguy 41-45, M 8 Responses Sep 3, 2009

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    BLACKTIGER75 BLACKTIGER75 36-40, M 2 Responses Oct 13

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    I feel so bad for people who are lonely, everyone should have someone in their lives to talk to. Granted I don't have the most friends and one of the persons I looked up to just...
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    Am disabled. Heart attacks on a bad psych med. Had hope before them. Now hope is rare. Am i dumb. Or are the employed. My mentor talks discipline. Then shreds...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Oct 23

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    I hate it when people add me to their circle before they've even talked to me. What if I'm an absolute ***** eh? What if I'm totally weird? Get to know me. Is that too much to ask...
    InsanityIsTheButterflysDrug InsanityIsTheButterflysDrug 13-15, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    I see them a lot.. Is it normal? Is it a gift ? Why do I see them? What do they want?
    Emily97x Emily97x 16-17, F 5 Responses Oct 19

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    I've never really been able to relate to people's emotions... or at least, I haven't been able to in the last year or so. I know I sound completely horrible, but I don't know how...
    VeronicaVoom VeronicaVoom 18-21, F Oct 15

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    You know what really grinds my gears? People who love themselves so much that they would attempt to mold and influence another person in that same image. Bigots with prejudices and...
    Justjonathan Justjonathan 16-17, M Oct 17

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    Too many. Debating always. So nothing gets fixed. Science versus religion. Democrat versus republican. Addict versus egomaniac. Straight versus the world. Horny...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M a week ago

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    This has been on my "replay" for like forever. I super love this song, not sure why. Labrinth- Beneath Your Beautiful https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=alVMR2KEuhM&index=14&list...
    Samwan Samwan 70+, F Oct 18

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    I don't laugh.., I just give up more hope for humanity knowing people will just ignore those who have different opinion.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M Oct 10

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    My mother often makes me do such things. She refuses to believe I have Social Anxiety Disorder even though I was diagnosed with it and even had therapy for it. Which did work. But...
    DeathIsPartDinosaur DeathIsPartDinosaur 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 17

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    I am a Succubus as well and am looking for others. If any Succubi are on here please let me know. i would love to be in a succubi family.
    EshtarKolan EshtarKolan 26-30, F Oct 19

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    Would someone like to trade pics with me? Please :)
    Marvelman37 Marvelman37 18-21, M Oct 16

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    Coldplay - Fix You https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k4V3Mo61fJM
    Samwan Samwan 70+, F Oct 18

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    I hate it I feel like I'm a kid And I feel like I'm a baby or I'm a burden
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 18

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    This happens the most when I'm high.
    Saphic33 Saphic33 26-30, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I don't know why but for years I've felt so lonely with my life. I normally put on a facade when I am in public or around people I know. I always try to look happy and cheerful but...
    SaintJayV SaintJayV 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 22

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    unless he let's the for slam in someone else's face to do it for me. OK, maybe that doesn't happen to me that often but I have seen guys open doors for pretty girls and leave old...
    mickitg mickitg 41-45, T 1 Response Oct 13

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    I thought that would be me one day... kills me to see sometimes. But how great for them!
    glasson1982 glasson1982 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 20

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    As you all know there was a man in my life who persecuted me and made my life a living hell . I wish if I was a talented author to write the whole story with all the details but...
    lostsouluk lostsouluk 31-35, F 1 hr ago

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    My story is probably similar to a lot of people's but I just wanted to get it out there in the world to tell somebody how I feel. I've grown up in what many would call the...
    goodloot3 goodloot3 22-25, M 5 Responses Oct 10

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    First off, this is completely new to me. I don't even no where to begin. So, here goes and it will be long, cause I want to put everything out there. This is my 2nd marriage and...
    Mountainsandnaturestorms Mountainsandnaturestorms 36-40, F 14 Responses Oct 22

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    Thank goodness its not just me. I am 29 now, and only recently got married to my best friend, we have been together now for 7 years and he is the best thing that has happened to...
    MorganaSilverRaven MorganaSilverRaven 26-30, F 4 Responses Oct 2

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    I feel I've cut people out so much that I find it extremely stressful and uncomfortable to eat dinner at the table with my family!! And especially when there is no conversation and...
    catho catho 18-21, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    I am in a relationship, and I am always around friends but I am always lonely. I had a good friend, fell for her, was always with her, I was so happy. In a matter of minutes I...
    akrysrose akrysrose 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    I am in a relationship, and I am always around friends but I am always lonely. I had a good friend, fell for her, was always with her, I was so happy. In a matter of minutes I...
    akrysrose akrysrose 22-25, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    This is probably because I know I don't need one now. Or I don't think I need it ever in my future. I can't even see myself with someone and I wonder why. I try to imagine myself...
    Bumblebeat Bumblebeat 61-65, F 4 Responses Oct 11

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    I don't know if I should, anyways. I suppose it's both a strength and a weakness. I have very little perseverance but I never give up on people. I always consider them...
    Ashlyn198 Ashlyn198 13-15, F 7 hrs ago

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    Every moment I open my eyes and wake up from my sleep I will reflect on myself. I'm still lonely. Nothing has changed. No one bothers to send me a text and ask how I'm doing. No...
    ladybug96 ladybug96 16-17, F 6 Responses Oct 20

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    I am lonely. Not in a sense that I need friends or someone to talk to. I am in need of more intimacy. I have many friends and people in my life but none can meet that need. I've...
    OneHowlToTheMoon OneHowlToTheMoon 22-25, M 2 Responses Oct 6

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    Right now, I need to focus on mending my insecurities and problems. Here are some quotes that I can relate to. I'll come back and read these every time I feel like breaking down...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F Oct 10

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    I love my job but it tests my limits. I used to be very out of shape, I have lost forty pounds between my job and trying to build up my strength to give better care to my patients...
    mom4ce mom4ce 51-55, F Oct 12

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    The greatest pain that I have felt is in the heart. Pain from getting beat down by a group is nothing compared to the pain I've felt in my heart. Having no one standing there for...
    ohida ohida 16-17, F Oct 13

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    I think I've lost my faith in other people. I never had many friends, now I feel I've got none. I have a boyfriend whom I live with but there is no relationship here. We're...
    soneas soneas 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 3

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    I was really depressed last November to the point that I didn’t believe I was depressed and told my 2 best friends I was bipolar when I wasn’t. I also told one of them I was...
    em27soccer em27soccer 16-17, F Oct 7

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    More or less everyday of my life I feel this way. Sure, periods of solitude are fine and can be beneficial. And being introverted, I do like my alone time. But I want friends, I...
    Reallifeperson Reallifeperson 22-25, M 5 Responses Oct 10

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    The Story of Life Sometimes people come into your life and you know right away that they were meant to be there, to serve some sort of purpose, teach you a lesson, or to help you...
    BizzyEager BizzyEager 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 22

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    This will be the first time I have expressed my emotions, feelings, thoughts, etc., in... 3 years. I apologize if it ends up being extremely long and dearly appreciate anyone who...
    boley1501 boley1501 22-25, F 11 Responses Oct 6

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    Everyone feels lonely every now and again. But I feel lost, i don't feel happy at all. They say life isn't easy and I for one know that. I'm married and have a son but I feel...
    LostSoul8188 LostSoul8188 31-35, M 2 Responses Oct 16

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    I don't know what to say. I just typed a lot of stuff on my iPad, but I decided to start afresh. The only way to keep from worsening a situation is to spend personal time thinking...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F Oct 2

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    Living in somebody's house is not easy. As the rent in our former apartment increased, my family and I moved to live with a friend. The friend has his own house. At first, he...
    whattodoinlife whattodoinlife 22-25, M 2 Responses Oct 5

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    I had this one "friend" (I'm pretty sure we've all had these "friends" at one point or another)... she pretended to be my friend for an entire year. She also has another "minion...
    Boulier Boulier 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am depressed and lonely. . I was married for a long time . Had three great kids , a wife that wanted control and a divorce . That was ten years ago . Well I haven't seen my kids...
    queenscounty queenscounty 51-55, M 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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