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

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 55 People

    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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    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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    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 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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    Like seriously. Did something I posted about make you so severely butt-hurt, that you felt the need to just block me? Like, I've never even talked to you, yet I'm blocked... I mean...
    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F Nov 28

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    I think what makes people lonely is the inability to ask for the things we need because we're too ashamed or embarrassed to admit that yes this is what I want, so instead of taking...
    Icudabinsumbodi Icudabinsumbodi 36-40, M 1 Response Dec 10

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    I like to wear my leotards with others. SO we can wear them together. I think thats pretty awesome. I allways wear my leotards with my girlfriend and she loves it when I am in a...
    LeotardBoy1 LeotardBoy1 18-21, T 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I once had a non-orthodox Jewish teacher in my community college. All she ever did was tell her students from India how beautiful they were... It made me sit there and think...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 17

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    I hate when people say "we cut for attention" I am like if we cut for attention then why do we try so hard to hide it??
    RedMeansGo RedMeansGo 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 3

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    johnL3 is a 🐓less 🐱! Let it be known, my people. Let it be known...
    GreenManley GreenManley 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I'm looking for an online sub assistant/secretary, must have some sort of higher education above high school...pm me
    MosBlccPhnix MosBlccPhnix 22-25, M Dec 4

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    Sex.......money.........something.....if you're not supplying something, and expect a happy ending...you are an idiot.
    Levi1 Levi1 13-15, M 1 Response Dec 7

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    I like to mention issues I am having but without having a solution provided. I don't like talking to walls. It feels like "Wall, how are you doing today?" I like talking out...
    4in1bodywife 4in1bodywife 36-40, F Dec 10

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    I think that good looks are a bonus but personality is what makes or breaks it in my mind.
    Zoekosmopoulos Zoekosmopoulos 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    Is that bad? I don't feel bad for people. U couldn't truly make me feel bad until I saw something bad happening. With animals I don't need to see anything. I feel bad for them
    MyaA13 MyaA13 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 3

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    this is why exactly I'm here..no matter what I say or do, they don't want me..they don't need me..they are more than happy to move on with their life..they are the ones that said...
    angelcares angelcares 22-25, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    The seconds, minutes, hours, and days passing on each one of us merely surviving. I watch, feel, think of too much, wonder where the people in my life have gone? Each holding a...
    Xenasdreams Xenasdreams 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 4

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    I have no New Year's resolutions - they aren't worth doing. I don't understandit if I live one moment at a time. To me it's like setting myself up for down slideand I'm already...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 56-60, F 7 Responses Dec 18

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    I am an American Male 56 year old now Married to a Mexican woman now over 11 years. We live in a house she owns in Mexico. She says showing Love and be Affectionate it a problem...
    karma58 karma58 56-60, M 4 Responses Dec 5

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    Yup, for the first time in my life (literally), I'm saying it: "I'm lonely. I need people to interact with on an intimate personal level, but I don't have any. So I'm lonely...
    FryyM FryyM 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 6

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    i dont care if your black or white or any race, because its about whats on the inside i mean some people are really insecure because people dont wanna accept them how they are when...
    ilovemyhaters ilovemyhaters 13-15, F 4 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    So, another year is about to be gone, and just like every single one before, I have absolutely nothing to show for it. I sit here on Christmas Eve like always, with no one but my...
    AggieGuy AggieGuy 36-40, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    okay so first off i have a significant other and am very happy thats not what i mean. i mean as in 'friends.' when i seem to try to find friendships those who i try for are either...
    sissybritt sissybritt 26-30 Dec 14

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    okay so first off i have a significant other and am very happy thats not what i mean. i mean as in 'friends.' when i seem to try to find friendships those who i try for are either...
    sissybritt sissybritt 26-30 Dec 15

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    Locanto Logo Understand people sex - 26 India Men Seeking Women India Understand people sex - 26 Hi, I know its very difficult to live alone, when your husband is not there. You...
    everhelpingsam everhelpingsam 26-30, M Dec 17

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    {{Delight in a staggering variety of revolutionary food items selections, which lets you mix and match dishes and sauces. Have fun “lawfully vandalizing” the cafe too...
    Willsam936i7gv1 Willsam936i7gv1 31-35, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I am quitting my studies and moving back home. I will live with a relative and find a part-time job. I am not looking forward to working, though I don't want to study anymore. This...
    haroni haroni 22-25, F Dec 5

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    Came across an article that may be of help to lonely people, or people overcoming a breakup: http://lifehacker.com/the-science-behind-why-breakups-suck-and-what-you-can-1460495310...
    Taurusedi Taurusedi 31-35, M Dec 5

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    See on my phone I can't text people like the average teenager does, so I have to call people, or at least them call me. Well since I don't talk to my "friends" after schoo or at...
    SweetcakesJr SweetcakesJr 13-15, F Dec 10

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    Unless someone is obviously wacky, I will, at the very least, write them back and try to have a conversation. It's rude to just blow people off and ignore them. If someone it's a...
    LifeHunter LifeHunter 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 14

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    You may mess up, but you are not a mess up. You may make a mistake, but you are not a mistake. You may screw up, but you are not a screw up. You may fail, but you...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F Dec 15

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    You may mess up, but you are not a mess up. You may make a mistake, but you are not a mistake. You may screw up, but you are not a screw up. You may fail, but you...
    torr62 torr62 13-15, F Dec 15

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    My friends are gone, again, and it sucks. Could've expected it, though. But I actually had hope that maybe my new friends wouldn't leave. Not all of them, anyway. Guess I was wrong...
    angeliqueth angeliqueth 16-17, F 3 Responses Dec 18

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    Every human needs touch. If it is not received where you are your instincts will search it out. Two lonely people will find themselves drawn together. People will say it is wrong...
    stickgirl stickgirl 36-40, F 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    Whether emotionally or psychologically I always want to make people fell better about themselves.
    Enderjones Enderjones 22-25, M 10 hrs ago

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    Silence echoes off the corners of the world We are all alone they say No one to understand us We are ugly You are not pretty, Just beautiful You're not alone, Just blind And...
    FranceEtMusic FranceEtMusic 13-15, F 3 hrs ago

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    My grandmother says that we all have that someone special, and those special things that happen between two people that we need to keep to ourselves. I didn't think it could ever...
    starkizzed21 starkizzed21 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 30

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    December 1. Letting People Be There for Us. Sometimes, we need nurturing. Sometimes, we need people to support us. Many of us have been deprived of support and nurturing for so...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Dec 1

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    Is this the lonely-people-club? Lego else is lonely as ****???
    disasterland disasterland 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 1

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    It's such a devastating experience to have a broken heart.. The physical and emotional turmoil is so deep no words can accurately say. Physically if one has a heart attack medicine...
    Beanbella Beanbella 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    Let me just describe myself. Funny, caring, respectful, shy, antisocial, tall, lonely. Likes: video games, gadgets, food, acting, Eminem music, making android apps. Dislikes: rude...
    lonelytechie lonelytechie 13-15, M 1 Response Dec 5

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    Why can't people treat me the same way I treat them? I didn't left them when they needed someone... I was there for them... I got through a lot of trouble because of them... I'm...
    Misaki7590 Misaki7590 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 6

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    I'm a 17 year old girl. I have never had many friends throughout my life. I have a good sense of humor but hardly anyone wants anything to do with me. I remember how in elementary...
    zenthin zenthin 16-17, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    Its dry with a reddish tint and plenty of heat. Not much can grow there, but those who are natived - thrive. Its a hard rocky ground with little water.Its all fire and...
    everydayisagoodone everydayisagoodone 31-35 2 Responses Dec 5

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    I could see broken souls everywhere... Even in this sight, I can deeply connect and I feel for them... I wish I can experiment with those complete formula which is the best...
    kiendy123 kiendy123 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 8

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    I am married to a narrsasist. For almost 20 years every minute of every day has revolved around him, his wants his needs,his desires. when he felt I was not fulfilling his...
    hurt1twomanytimes hurt1twomanytimes 36-40, F 10 Responses Dec 14