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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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    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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    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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    I know it sounds weird, but I actually kinda like pain, it reminds me that I'm human, in away, I always tell myself "What if what we think is pain, isn't even bad, it's just a...
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    12 month sober from what felt like the most dramatic, painful, irrecoverable 2 years and a half of my life. Yet the worst part is I could have walked away before it got out of...
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    “People are afraid of themselves, of their own reality; their feelings most of all. People talk about how great love is, but that’s bullshit. Love hurts. Feelings are...
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    How will you know I am Hurting, if you cannot see my Pain? To wear it on my body, tells what words Cannot Explain.... You don't see the scars....you don't see the tears....because...
    BroknGirl89 BroknGirl89 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    It really really hurts me as to why i need to fall in love with a married man. He was very vocal with his feelings at first and i was dragged unknowingly. I really dont know what...
    lyrene lyrene 41-45, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I keep having dreams about the boy I never gave a chance to, until it was too late & I realized I loved him. I keep dreaming that it is summer, and I stop by his house. His parents...
    Veeeeeeee Veeeeeeee 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    So the other day I was contacted by my ex-husband's now ex-girlfriend who is now 22. She was in dire necessity and need to speak to me about him and some of the things that just...
    Bssanglergrl1 Bssanglergrl1 36-40 9 Responses 2 days ago

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    Have you ever loved someone so much that when they're gone no matter how long its been it still hurts?? That me right know, no matter how hard i try to distract myself the pain is...
    marshmel marshmel 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    Does she matter to you? When we speak up for Atena, we are speaking up for everyone. Not just the people within whatever Illusionary borders we tend to surround ourselves with...
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    Another morning waking up exhausted & aching all over........I have M.E. and I'm off work again due to not being able to find the energy to even put my socks on! I've been told one...
    colby4 colby4 46-50, F 5 days ago

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    My tummy really hurts it is so painful and I keep getting backache.
    alihoyle40 alihoyle40 41-45, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Well Dressed Women. I enjoy it when people swim with their clothes on. You can see it on the internet of course...plenty of photos and videos out there...but there's nothing else...
    BizSuitStacy BizSuitStacy 46-50, T 1 Response 6 days ago

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    that moment when you like someone and the person leaves u and you don't wanna show anyone ur pain so you do a silent cry on which u try so hard not to give up but the person...
    nightmare06 nightmare06 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    RedcatFringeAvenger RedcatFringeAvenger 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Guys i m sharing my luv story or i can say myside luv...here i uses hindi...plzz dont mind... After the 12 th result i was searching for a college... as i use to live in noida... i...
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    We started talking on the phone, And my heart began to pound. The conversation got deeper, And my smile turn into a frown. Tears began to to filled my eyes, As they begins to drip...
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    It was an unusually busy day for the hospital staff on the sixth floor. Ten new patients were admitted and Nurse Susan spent the morning and afternoon checking them in. Her friend...
    aliveisawesome aliveisawesome 18-21, F Jun 28

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    Hi, I personally cannot see into other dimensions, but I see them though the eyes of one of my past selves, J.D.K whom had this neat ability to traverse these dimensions, and he...
    JDKay JDKay 22-25, M 2 Responses Jun 27

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    Recently, I traveled to visit my brother in another state for a couple days. After having spent part of the first night at his place in the nude, I determined I was going to...
    Minnwild Minnwild 46-50, M 2 Responses Jun 26

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    I know I chose to be alone. I isolate,myself in the dark to avoid getting hurt by monstrous people. But being alone also hurts me to the core so either way, I'm dead inside.
    JamesAlcock JamesAlcock 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 26

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    Idk what to do about my pain either. I go through bottles of ibuprofen like its nothing. Almost my whole body is in pain : I get headaches from past surgeries or natural causes My...
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 2 Responses Jun 24

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    Rhonda, that is her name and it all began with me wanting to help her. She can treat me real bad at time, unexcusable behavior even, and within a day or two all she has to do...
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    My arm is killing me! I don't even know why. It's like a burning pain, I can move it fine but still, it hurts like hell.
    evreno evreno 13-15, M Jun 23

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    It was my 25th birthday. I wanted to get away and do something different, go some where scenic, connect with nature, pay homage to the blessing of life that the universe has...
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    I really do. To wisp it all away I will take it& bottle it up& bring it with me to a place to simply turn into positive energy. Recyle.
    Sugasug Sugasug 41-45, M 1 Response Jun 22

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    to themself, myself being included in that. my fiance and I had a little play, fight debate. he's been trying since past year to get me to say yes, when he says you're beautiful...
    Ayaime7 Ayaime7 26-30, F Jun 22

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    Where all in this world together. The more happy people the better
    equusrider equusrider 56-60, M 1 Response Jun 22

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    All day I am in severe chest pain. It never ends except during sleep and at night it calms down a lot. (This was the other way round last week to so). My heart beats are extremely...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Jun 22

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    It heals. Or aides in how to heal. 12 step programs taught me. By proving it. Every year. And the trick expanded. To every addiction Or emotional flaw. Because...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jun 21

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    It brought pals. Real pals. But pain also. A pal known and trusted lied. Others will. But thats not a surprise. Many lie for profit today. Rulers allow it. Its...
    Converted Converted 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 21

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    My heart hurts. I can't sleep. My eating... is weird. I don't eat as much as I did or if I eat at all.... I also seem to gorge myself on food too. I don't get it. It's both. How...
    Johnviolinist823 Johnviolinist823 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 21

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    My arm hurts so much. Im going to stop using it until i see a doctor.
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    sandysunny2 sandysunny2 18-21, F Jun 20

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    im usually cold hearted...i dont let alot of things get to me but after my last relashion ship i said i would take a break from love for a while..... wrong...i fell in love with a...
    disishkay disishkay 13-15, F Jun 20

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