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

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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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    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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    It really makes me mad to hear people making excuses for themselves. I hate it, the world would be a better place if people would just stop trying to find an excuse and instead...
    FutureVal FutureVal 16-17, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Hey everyone. I want to just put this message out there. Many of us, including myself, have been helped by this site and some of the wonderful people who are a part of it. But...
    cyndercrys cyndercrys 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    'You open up and what you gain is another hole...' Volbeat - our loved ones. It feels every bit as if not only one, but two, large holes have been torn from my Heart. And If I...
    SShawnO SShawnO 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 9

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    I'm in love with two guys and I'm dating both of them. I'm so in love with my first bf but he doesn't treat me like my other bf treats me I just want him to tell me I'm beautiful...
    kennyjane kennyjane 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    Lately my husband meet new friends and spending time with them more often. He doesn't use to drink and if he has morning work he don't want to stay late, but then now he would...
    qtalice qtalice 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 17

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    He cheated on me. And lied to my face about it several times. Then he came home to "work on things". That didn't work. Now he says he doesn't love me anymore after 20yrs of...
    notgiveup notgiveup 46-50, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I met this guy online and we connected and clicked right away talked on the phone for hours txted everynight for hours until we passed out for almost 3 weeks straight like that but...
    nmf529 nmf529 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 9

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    Some people just dont care, if they want something they will take it, then throw it away when it no longer suites them!! I really despize that behaviour and wouldnt wish the...
    strikeslucky strikeslucky 51-55, M Jul 1

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    It is a common misunderstanding that causes a lot of trouble in relationships, new or old. Mistaking chemistry for actual love. It is powerful enough to make people "feel...
    SassyBabe39 SassyBabe39 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    I have seen the spirits of the dead ever since i wa a kid but that's a long story so i will just tell you all an interesting experience which involved several people me my girl...
    Monkeyman4200 Monkeyman4200 26-30, M Jun 29

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    Just an observation, everyone seems to get fat as they age.
    summershandy summershandy 26-30, M a week ago

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    Supporting political parties. Blaming poor. Praising wealthy. Allowing troops to get hurt for oil. Allowing inflation. Blaming president not presidents owners.
    converted converted 46-50, M 2 Responses Jul 13

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    A beautiful song this for you my dearest Hypnotia
    mintybear2 mintybear2 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    My sister has been in and out of jail since she was young she is now 25 with a 1 year old daughter and missed 11 months of her life in jail. My father is an alchoholic put nicely...
    thedaughtersisteraunt thedaughtersisteraunt 18-21, F Jul 12

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    Seriously, if you don't feel confident in yourself, you need to work on your self esteem. Nothing anyone else says can change your perception of yourself. Asking strangers to...
    HiddenAnger HiddenAnger 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Never had a girlfriend and tired of being single
    chefbobby24 chefbobby24 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 9

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    Hahaha I admit I do tend to exaggerate a few things. Well why not? We are allowed to create ourselves to be percieved in a different way. It is an escape. And its tremendously fun...
    jojophomma jojophomma 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    I hate dumb ******* with stupid answers lmaoooo
    chinadoll702 chinadoll702 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits. Albert Einstein
    PinkP0werRanger PinkP0werRanger 26-30, F Jul 14

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    http://www.experienceproject.com/stories/Would-Like-To-Say-Something-based-On-Experience/4614028
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    http://www.experienceproject.com/stories/Would-Like-To-Say-Something-based-On-Experience/4614028
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    Music makes me feel like nothing else can. I can relate to it, and I don't haft to explain myself to it. If I didn't have music I wouldn't have made it through everything I've been...
    DiamondNikki12 DiamondNikki12 18-21, F 3 hrs ago

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    Please, Don't Knock Jehovah's witnesses! Please Don't Bother Me Latter Day Saints!
    Silfverberg Silfverberg 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 1

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    If you will then tell me what you will make me wear
    Jaidentheboy Jaidentheboy 13-15, T 2 Responses Jul 12

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    If you will let me then tell me what i will model
    Cheerleadertobe Cheerleadertobe 13-15, T 1 Response Jul 14

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    I am a musician and constantly find these great, magical musical ideas pop into my head, only to be gone before I can write it down :(
    Skywalker1979 Skywalker1979 31-35, M 6 days ago

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    A letter to my 8 year old self; You've seen a lot of things and you've heard a lot of things too. Keep your head up. You'll never understand why dad did the things he did. Yes...
    EBAAA EBAAA 18-21, F Jul 13

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    Lately, I'm constantly shifting between two "me" personalities. Most days I'm this shy, hurt, gentle, judgeless, and emotional, empathetic person. I feel things most can't...
    Lovelife090994 Lovelife090994 18-21, M 4 Responses Jul 13

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    I believe in... that two people can look at the exact same thing and see something totally different. I believe… that your life can be changed in a matter of hours by people who...
    PepperX PepperX 22-25, F Jul 10

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    Unheard cries Nobody really cares about me Everyone hates me Everytime I cry nobody cares to ask me what's wrong They see me in pain but they carry on like nothing ever...
    slimmaihcece slimmaihcece 16-17, F Jul 19

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    I understand what it’s like to want to hide a part of who you are, to want to lock the key into your heart, into who you are, and throw it into the deepest depths of the ocean...
    brandon1841 brandon1841 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 7

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    One of the things I do to battle the feeling of lonliness is to reach out to people that shares the same feeling and experience as me Someone would post that they're lonely. I...
    mandyg14 mandyg14 22-25, F 6 Responses Jul 11

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    It's so horrible how some them don't even stand a chance in this world we live in. Right from the get go they're either abused or left to fend for themselves. It's so incredibly...
    TheTshirt TheTshirt 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 20

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    Well ladies and gentleman it blew up in my face. We get here and we had a nice afternoon of me giving him exactly what he wanted. We had fun and played. It was nice just the way he...
    Olivia2014 Olivia2014 31-35, F 9 Responses Jul 4

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    There are many good, honest and wonderful people in this world. I have many of those people as a part of my life. However, I find my heart yearns for more despite my best attempts...
    SensitiveSoul25 SensitiveSoul25 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    Hello- My name is Daniel and I am new to "Experience Project." I thought I would share my story about my life on this site and let my feelings out to other people. I am 13-years...
    GentlemanGhost101 GentlemanGhost101 13-15, M 9 Responses Jun 30

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    Heart Cries and Feels the Pain I am sorry for the all the people who lost thr life in the plane crashes recently and in past. I hope the almighty gives enough strength and...
    wintersecret wintersecret 31-35, M 4 days ago

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    I thought i am strong w/o her, I know it is painfull but i didnt expected that this pain is so hard to bare. I miss her, I still love her, so hard to breath whenever she flash...
    Kram978 Kram978 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 16

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    I spent my short life so far watching. I have always been observant and from this I have come to understand that love is a word. It's a word with power you say it and people hearts...
    STSFK STSFK 18-21, M 5 Responses Jun 29

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    Ive been lonely almost my whole life I dont understand what's wrong with me. I try to be nice and talk but sometimes my anxiety and shyness gets in the way so I talk on ep to help...
    PerfectAtImperfection PerfectAtImperfection 18-21, F 13 Responses Jul 11

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    I just don't know anymore. I have no one there. I try to contact people and what makes it worse is that you see that they have seen the message but they choose to not respond to...
    emotionalheart89 emotionalheart89 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    Do any other married but lonely people here feel emotionally paralyzed by the loneliness in your marriage? I do. It is not every single day but often enough to be significant to me...
    Olivia2014 Olivia2014 31-35, F 15 Responses Jul 16

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    Growing up as an only child with two full time working parents, feeling lonely is the norm for me so even when I try to reach out to people, I still always end up feeling as lonely...
    hebr0 hebr0 16-17, F 7 Responses Jul 21