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I See Others In Pain and It Hurts Me Too

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    There was once a woman on the bus crying and everyone turned their heads. I saw her and felt pretty bad and wanted to something but she was holding on to child while she cried. It was a shame that everyone else didn't acknowledge her at all. I tried to make eye contact but that...
    LovelessDeluxe LovelessDeluxe 22-25 Dec 8, 2011

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    I think it hurts me a lot

    when I see a loved one hurt, my heart just instantly breaks. I'm one of those people who can't stand to see others suffer, I can't help but give my last $10 to a homeless person or my lunch for work that day, just to ensure he/she does not go cold or hungry. I believe in...
    WokenandOpen WokenandOpen 31-35, M Jul 21

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    I Feel It Too.

    I see the tears that you hide from everyone else.  I feel the pain that you pretend that is not there.  I see the fear in your eye that says  you just want to give up.  No one would think anything less of you if they just knew the hell you were going through...
    LateNightGuy LateNightGuy 41-45, M 2 Responses Mar 2, 2010

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    Hart Braking

    When ''i see someone in pane on here or real life it makes me want to cry. Whether its from depression or my friends pet gold fish bob died it all makes me sad. I usually want to cry but never do. anyways....
    tomtombear tomtombear 18-21, M Aug 28, 2008

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    When I was younger me and my mother lived with my grandmother, my mom was a teen mom and had me around 15, yes very young. Growing up in that house always felt eerie and unnatural...
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    i'm still growing up, and I'm trying to learn the way of things. i feel like being kind all the time when it comes to tipping. Sometimes my mom even has to stop me and say, "no...
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    Many people tell me I have to speak open to people. I know it helps, when u cut, but I'm afraid of that. I sp poo keep about it with a guy from EP and he said he will keep for him...
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    Ugh! I just got my period today, and it freaking hurts!
    MariahXLove MariahXLove 18-21, F 4 hrs ago

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    Oh my god this is like a bad habit of mine, like I always but always do so. And once I went to see my sister's pageant show and when it ended like I was holding the fudging door...
    lilacadventures lilacadventures 18-21, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Last month started out with so much going for it. wife and I had the great grand kid up for a few days. They are full of energy and take a bit to slow down but they keep you doing...
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    I woke up an hour ago and my tummy hurts so much. It's been gurgling and growling non stop since I got up. And that makes it hurt a lot more. I took the medicine but it was a bad...
    Lizandavan Lizandavan 13-15, F 11 hrs ago

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    Paintings are kind of like a photo of your subconscious
    7lulu 7lulu 41-45, F 1 Response 16 hrs ago

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    I just can't help it. Even if someone is a s****y person, like my mom even though I feel like she deserves every bad thing that's happened to her because of her bad attitude and...
    FutureVet2014 FutureVet2014 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I just can't help it. Even if someone is a s****y person, like my mom even though I feel like she deserves every bad thing that's happened to her because of her bad attitude and...
    FutureVet2014 FutureVet2014 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I started date him on july 15 and we broke up last night on july 30. It was my will. I just can't handle the pressure in my heart and my mind whenever I see my family and him. He...
    meandmythought meandmythought 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    I would just like to erase all the memories I have with him and make it disappear because he was a waste of love and it hurts thinking about it and what he did , I want all the...
    ternat567 ternat567 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    I always thought before this happen that hate is a strong word but I realize that it is true but I feel that I hate myself for letting it happen and hate my ex for what he did . He...
    ternat567 ternat567 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    My mother is embarrassed to go out in public with me cause I have "way too many" piercings and don't wear appropriate jewelry. She also has a problem with my tattoos and doesn't...
    funblondee funblondee 18-21, F 43 Responses 3 days ago

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    It never cease to amaze me how deep the basic animal instincts go in us humans, and how strong of a need people have to have the protection of a "heard", so to speak. I don't...
    MantisReligiosa MantisReligiosa 66-70, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I can't sleep. Going through an old photo album and suddenly I see you in the background of the picture... It throws me right back in time. I stood in the courtyard with a soccer...
    GiiGi GiiGi 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    OMFG it hurts. Nerve pain is the worst. Front of hip & back, wicked knee pain, ankle feels broken. Damn TFL... I hate you! I've been popping roxacet, ibuprofen, and naproxen...
    absolom absolom 41-45 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    well.. I haven't posted in a while... I've changed... I guess pain changes ppl but it also makes them stronger... but I guess it puts a wall between light... this is what I'm...
    Silentsuffer Silentsuffer 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I am so accustomed to "pain", I grew used to it and loved feeling it. I don't do this to initiate a pity party and I don't do it for attention. I love making myself suffer in...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Saw my husband crying just broke my heart so bad </3
    MrsSalinas16 MrsSalinas16 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I'm a twenty two year old slightly single overweight lesbian woman who is mainly looking for friends of older age. I battle borderline personality disorder, which makes...
    rainbowsmangos2015 rainbowsmangos2015 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 25

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    Do you know what it's like to hide your feelings, because you don't want to get that person in trouble? Do you know what it's like to throw your studies aside, just to be by his...
    Fuzzies Fuzzies 61-65, M 2 Responses Jul 25

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    AAA I can't stop! I have this growing desire to make people's lives miserable. I've seen people purposely cause fights just for drama, but this is different. I just like making...
    NameIsMailbox NameIsMailbox 16-17, M 2 Responses Jul 24

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    Some people need to realize how strong the word "hate" is. They need to think about it before they say they "hate" a person. Because when the person hears that, it hurts. It really...
    Seraphine246 Seraphine246 31-35 4 Responses Jul 24

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    ‚ÄčAnother great pic from shaggs.. And one more from his *make someone smile* weekend...
    expressomarkie expressomarkie 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 24

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    Right so I was at a party and my friend was really drunk and kept on trying to get with me even though I was clearly not keen! He just didn't quit so one time when he came on to me...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 22

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    I have been a victim all my adult life. I am the type of person who suffers from a destructive or injurious action from others. In relationships that has caused me great pains...
    Babeondwy Babeondwy 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 22

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    Especially when you know enough about a person to realise that it took them miles travelling down a long, dark and bumpy road to get to the point of feeling happy. Genuine...
    SolitaryFriend SolitaryFriend 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 20

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    I know people are going to roll their eyes, and think "oh, he's just fishing to pick up women," or some variant of that. That's okay, I can't really blame them. But honestly? I...
    jdhammer84 jdhammer84 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    I wish I had the power to just smile at someone and melt all their sorrows and pain away. to smile and make a person feel secure and wanted... what a great thing that would be :)
    Justine75 Justine75 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    Buy pain pills and other research chemicals .We do offer discount as well to bulk buyers.Overnight shipping with a tracking number provided for your shipment (Fast,safe and...
    amazonprotiens amazonprotiens 36-40, M Jul 17

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    I don't know exactly how to say this.I don't know exactly what I am feeling.I only know that ,for some time.my heart screams in pain.I feel dead inside,I feel like without you...
    andreea999 andreea999 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 16

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    Sometimes when someone hurts you so bad you don't feel it anymore. The pain is excruciating at first, but it fades into a numbing tingle.. until nothing was left. When the pain...
    MyNameMeansLight MyNameMeansLight 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 15

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    I use all my strength to be strong for other people. When it comes to protecting the people I care about I can be incredibly strong and well voiced. In reality i'm not strong...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M Jul 13

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    His voice - deep, intense, gentle, and kind. His voice was the soundtrack of my summer. His caresses were the summer breezes while lounging on the grass in Trocadero. His soft...
    EshaVellu EshaVellu 31-35, F Jul 13

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    doubt can only be validated my oneself,i see what you present too me
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F Jul 13

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    Now I know why people hate me so much the only people that have really cared about me are my foster parents they cared about what I did and how I did it they made me feel good and...
    Norman25 Norman25 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 12

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