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I Should Be Happy With My Life But I Am Not

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    Everyone Tells Me So

    I will admit there are times when I cannot be consoled... when I cannot find a reason to live no matter what. So everyone feels free to remind me of what I have. I have a job in this terrible economy. I have a nice apartment. I am in good health. I have disposable income...
    ForgottenMale ForgottenMale 26-30, M Apr 28, 2011

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    I know I should Be happy

    that you have somebody else,,, butt I just can't be.. Butt I love you.. And I know you deserve happyness but are you happy with this person? Or are you trying to make me jealous!!
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 20, 2014

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    I Should Be Happy

    I should be happy,Oddly,I'm not,Been through hell,Escaped without a scratch,I should be happy,Could have been dead,Maybe one day,Things will change.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M 2 Responses Feb 2, 2012

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    Why Is It That I Cannot Be Happy?

    At one point in my life, I discovered I had HPV, didn't have a job, my ex had left me, I was alone at home, and my University was refusing to give me my degree. To say I was devastated is to make a huge understatement. I was suicidal. Something I never wanted to admit to anyone...
    thanatophobic thanatophobic 22-25, F 1 Response May 8, 2013

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    Right now I have so much good

    for me. Getting a nice car soon. Getting a better job. My other job (work every other weekend commission pay) I'm starting to get more and more money from. My home life is improving some. Weathers getting better. But I've lost so many people lately. So many friends... And i, I...
    Anonymousboy777 Anonymousboy777 18-21, M 1 Response May 4, 2014

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    Should Be

    I should be happy but I am not.  It is hard to find happiness anymore.  I do have so much to be happy for.  We own our house and land that is a start.  I have two beautiful kids.  I have a husband I love so much and who loves me.  I have food in the...
    rondat rondat 41-45, F 6 Responses Dec 11, 2007

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    What Happened?

    Hi there everyone I'm new and kinda shy. I was 10 days sober, then i drank like an idiot and now 3 days sober again. I feel like crap. I know that admitting i am an alcholic and goin to meetings are good for me, but i wan the cravings to go away. i want to be happy again, and i...
    wellesleya312 wellesleya312 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 13, 2007

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    I Started This So I Should Share

    I started this "group" so maybe I should share why. I have a wonderful life. A husband who I love more than air, 2 great kids, one who will be graduating soon, the other is the light of the house. He has more energy and heart than any 10 people I know. I wouldn't...
    kizziekitty kizziekitty 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 20, 2007

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    I was thinking about how I will die one day. I am afraid. What is life but a dream.
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    When I'm out and about and feeling like ****. People say hi to me, and ask how I am. I tell them I'm doing good. They don't need to know what a ****** life I live.
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    I live in southern California. WE are constantly being told to save water, blah blah blah, ... we are in a bad drought, waddya, waddya, but here I sit, at my computer desk, typing...
    stupendusdude stupendusdude 46-50 1 Response 23 hrs ago

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    Okay dokay, I was on the bus, coming home from work. From the back of the bus (because that's where all us cool kids sit) I saw there was a young guy sitting in the front of the...
    stupendusdude stupendusdude 46-50 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    We've had a series of bad luck these past few months. 1 - kitchen plumbing fell apart due to the landlord forcing piping together 2 - our dryer stop working 3 - my boyfriend spun...
    motherwhowantstheworld motherwhowantstheworld 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I am done with that it only brought me heartache and pain. I will not flirt with you ever, but if you wish it I will be your friend on here. I am a lady who does not need to be...
    onlyhere2write onlyhere2write 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    I love my boyfriend. We had broken up for a couple days but have worked things out. He has a son who I'm good with and care about. My parents (mostly my mother) hate my boyfriend...
    riley4448 riley4448 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I was always told i was fat. At an early age of 9ish i had started diets and did all i could to lose weight. My family always lectured me about how fat i was and i would just...
    theheartwantswhatitwants theheartwantswhatitwants 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    one of my friend told today that she was suffering a lot since the day we met till now because of my posesiveness. i did care n love her a lot. was that the mistake? i didnt like...
    coolguy5544 coolguy5544 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    After taking two years off from dating, I've had a bumpy re-entry into it. This is the second time that after three dates, they just disappear with no explanation... I just don't...
    BleuGardenia BleuGardenia 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I definitely have, I know that, but I have learned from them, and learned to simply accept the mistakes that I have made. Who I am today is a culmination of everything I have been...
    BeachBumMom BeachBumMom 31-35, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    If only things were allowed to be the way we would like them to be. If only the opinions of others didn't affect our actions. If only no one could stop us. If only we had free will...
    Elliearellano Elliearellano 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    Hi guys my names Lowri.. I'd like to introduce myself to you all.. I work for a company called body by vi.. I don't know if anyone heard of it but it is an American company all...
    LJay1985 LJay1985 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    I have a boyfriend and we crazy for each other. We both virgins alright and we haven't tried to do anything but hugging, holding hands and kissing of course. But, we are planning...
    Faye000 Faye000 13-15 Jul 23

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    I can't even express how happy I am to be gay. I live in a small town and I have seen my impact. When I came out, there was about as much backlash as Madonna's "Erotica" album got...
    TheDopeAura TheDopeAura 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 22

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    How can you be sure that this one great person isn't the one for you? Emotionally, he is a perfect man. Everything you can wish for, a good listener, takes care of you, gentle...
    theoddfossie theoddfossie 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 21

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    So, i dated this guy. I've known him most of my life. And we used to be so comfortable with each other even before we were friends, because our sisters were best friends, and our...
    selfh8ter98 selfh8ter98 16-17, F Jul 21

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    the group pic IS NOT HITTIN'
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 21

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    am so happy i got a good job so i can start earning good money to support my family :-)
    atomicbombastar atomicbombastar 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    I met a girl one day on the playground in first grade and from that day forward she became my best friend. As time grew we became closer then friends. I considered her to be family...
    Curlygirly6 Curlygirly6 18-21 Jul 20

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    I can't stand myself. My life literally so lame. I have no friends. I'm stupid. I'm fat. I'm ugly. I'm too quiet. I'm ugly. I'm shy. I'm sad. Did I mention I'm ugly? I can't deal...
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 20

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    This is going to be my good bye. I'm done trying to live and be optimistic all the time about everything nothing works. I'm already dying anyway my parents don't care for me...
    Waqasauce01 Waqasauce01 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 20

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    Anyone want a spank my big bum! :)
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 20

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    its to the point I just want to give up on life but then when I really really think about it I'm like do I want to give up on life do I really want to die no I'm afraid to die I'm...
    LuvLostSoul LuvLostSoul 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    Life is something Im NOT enjoying at this age, & Im so young to be saying that. Children, like me, supposed to be happy, but unfortunatley we all end up making mistakes, that...
    silentoparadise silentoparadise 13-15, F Jul 18

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    For some reason EP is killing my IE 11 on Windows 8. Pages are unresponsive due to a long running script... My virus scan also went in to overdrive deleting stuff, that appears to...
    HPage HPage 51-55, M Jul 17

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    There are numerous older men in the world who are single and seeking someone special in their life. For all such men, AgeMeet.com has been created as a reliable online platform to...
    ultacc11 ultacc11 26-30, F Jul 16

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    You say, "I'm always here for you and I'm going to support you no matter what your decision." Well what if I decide I can't deal with you anymore? What if I decide that being...
    Kkgunny Kkgunny 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 15

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    I have had two children, don't diet and personally myself I am very happy with my body, but what annoys me is people saying to me 'your fat' 'your too skinny' bla bla bla ... I...
    Britishblueeyes Britishblueeyes 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    To day I checked my marl in my courses in the univercity and I pass all of them. I am really happy about it n.n
    ericescobar ericescobar 26-30, M Jul 13

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    I had a friend who has messed up life.We used to live together before but i couldn't handle his reckless attitude and we are not friends anymore.I can not understand why he get a...
    Antho92 Antho92 22-25, M Jul 13

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    I've stopped being Angry with society and I don't conform my looks and behaviour according to societies standards anymore. I don't care about who's judging me and I've just...
    NamzyNayNay NamzyNayNay 16-17, F Jul 13

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