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I Should Be Happy With My Life But I Am Not

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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 16-17, M 1 Response May 4

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    On the ground I lay Motionless in pain I can

    see my life flashing before my eyes Did I fall asleep? Is this all a dream Wake me up, I'm living a nightmare I will not die -Three Day Grace
    gordythegecko gordythegecko 18-21, M Jan 22

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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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    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 3 Responses Nov 13, 2007

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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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    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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    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

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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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    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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    It's been rough but somehow I made it this far and I'm not about to give up that easily,For 14 years I hated my life, I wanted to die so badly but there was always someone that...
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    People are so dramatic like your girlfriend broke up with you...move on man its not the end of the world. Or the other day in my house my mom figured out i wasnt taking the...
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    I am extremely happy with the way my life is looking right now. I have a really great boyfriend who I've been dating for a year and a half, I got a best friend that I can pretty...
    Lipsofanangel976 Lipsofanangel976 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    I 'd Be Happy With You And Nothing Else I love you for who you are, not what your not, I love you for the good and the bad, inside and out, you are truly perfect and beautiful just...
    ECrierie ECrierie 16-17, M Jul 31

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    I am single, and proud of it! There's nothing that upsets me more than to see people in a relationship to make up for being alone. It's so sad. Why do we put so much pressure on...
    Alliwoo Alliwoo 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 24

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    We were friends for a very long time even before i had my first girlfriend. I could share to her almost everything in my life and same goes to her. When I broke up with my first ex...
    kukuclock kukuclock 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    Take me Away GingerSlim (Chorus) God please take me I can't do it anymore I need a call to say that I'm good Because I just can't take much more Vs1 I feel like Ive caused so...
    GingerSlimSTL GingerSlimSTL 13-15, M 15 hrs ago

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    I am having trouble coping with life. I've reached the point where I cannot stand my own suffering anymore, nor the sufferings of people around me. I just wish it would end already...
    northguy northguy 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 11

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    I always wanted to be a traveller - Photographer and explore things, i wanted to free fly, i wanted to learn people. i wanted to read them, i wanted to be a freelancer , i wanted...
    Nitish288 Nitish288 22-25, M 6 days ago

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    I know that's right lol.....no woman should have to ever depend on a man or guy just to be happy.....its more to life than just finding someone to be with. Just be happy, live your...
    VivirLaVida VivirLaVida 16-17, F Aug 6

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    Dear ... I know I am not what you want right now but I have heard you say many times that no one loves you like I do. I just want you to know forever is a long long time. I am not...
    lonesojourner lonesojourner 46-50, M 2 Responses Jul 29

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    I'm not going to kill myself I'm dimpling ganna put one finger in the air and say **** it all ~ Frozen style ~ idgaf anymore and I'm pretty much done so be happy u messed me up...
    Angel2345 Angel2345 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    sweet dream holding me with soft cloud arms, its grip so tight i can't move…but its alright. i can't breathe…but its ok. I'm floating…and my body is numb…but this is where...
    ADRASTEIA ADRASTEIA 26-30, F Jul 21

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    More and more I find myself wondering why I can't stand the thought of ME. It's a very hard thing to come to grips with.
    theluckyduck theluckyduck 26-30, M Jul 24

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    Hmmm. Yup with only one exception. My daughters.
    Jericho7 Jericho7 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 29

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    So again through grapevine, I am told my ex says to people in our home town that I am a violent guy. I don't yell, demean or say anything to hurt my children and have never slapped...
    jaml jaml 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 1

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    Second day of my job I was feeling really anxious but hate the fact that my own manager told me I wasn't smart enough for that type of job....feeling some type
    bohemianlife925 bohemianlife925 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 1

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    Guys, recently came out... To me :) its kinda liberating to finally accept :D- came out to close close friends gladly accepted me and some even said "so, ur still the awesome dude...
    MarGre97 MarGre97 16-17, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I just find the details of life so damn complicated these days. Technology, phone menus, so many choices between products, everything is self-serve, etc. Even when it comes to...
    lagatta lagatta 41-45, F 4 Responses Jul 24

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    life... It's a beautiful lie ... It is just a game and I hate it :(
    maryamgh1376 maryamgh1376 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    I haven't lived the life I wanted. I haven't made my dreams fly. I gave up on a lot of things. Maybe because I'm not strong. Maybe because it's not time yet. I know we all hold...
    Ludavin Ludavin 46-50, F 2 Responses Jul 28

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    I would love to live a life like that! I want to make a impression on the world since I was young and I want to go to japan. But for now (I'm still young... 13 years old) what...
    Leiai Leiai 13-15 Aug 8

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    I did not know where to put this so I put it here.I am too strong to be frustrated but sometimes when people close to us do not understand that there is more to life than our small...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 3 Responses Jul 24

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    It seems like I have nothing to do on life. No reason for my living. I have nothing to be excited for. It feels like I am waiting for something but don't have any idea for what...
    guitarsongwriter guitarsongwriter 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    I look around and see that no one cares. I look to the future and only see what's going to fail. No one loves me and I'm all alone. I feel alone when I'm with my "friends". They...
    DeadDropGoth DeadDropGoth 16-17, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Seriously just take me now! I have no one anymore, no one to talk to. At home mom is stressed and tired of hearing me when I'm upset. When I tell her stuff she gets upset. I think...
    broadwaybabe99 broadwaybabe99 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 23

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    I'm having a hard time explaining how I feel. The closest that I can come to it is ennui. I need a change and purpose to feel fulfilling. I fantasize about just packing my bags...
    AdoreWyoming AdoreWyoming 31-35, F Jul 31

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    Yeah am a old soul done with haters and all humans
    8tattoos 8tattoos 70+, M 1 Response Aug 3

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    For real the story of my life . I always fall for someone and I get hardcore friendzoned
    alyssabay alyssabay 13-15, F Aug 7

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    All summer I tried to hide it. I reassured everyone i wasn't depressed anymore. My greatest lie. Broken trust. Now that school has begun it's beyond stressful. It's only the second...
    Naty14 Naty14 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 7

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    I really tryt so hard to be positivec but horrid things just keep happening. I'm wish I could believe one day I'll be ok but that hope just seems to get crushed everytimes I...
    Magdamay Magdamay 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 26

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    I'm so ******* done with everything. No one cares. I'm just trash that gets thrown away. I'm last for everything. I push for what I want but then everyone scrutinizes me for it. I...
    Dubstepdude25 Dubstepdude25 13-15, M Aug 5

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    Big butts sitting on my face is the best
    dirtyperv35 dirtyperv35 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    Im always looking tying to find the right person for me.
    Darlinghton Darlinghton 18-21, M Jul 25

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    I swear if I get one more message like "Are you gay?" Ima kill a *****
    gaybritboy gaybritboy 16-17, M 1 Response Jul 29

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    I have a huge crush on my guy friend I love him more than anything I would kill if he asked me out:)
    thatonegirl156 thatonegirl156 16-17, F 3 Responses Jul 29

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    This Lady Means the world to me we met a little while back and she just rocked my world she is so fantastic it is hard to put into words My heart races every time I talk to her She...
    justmyself11 justmyself11 51-55, M 3 Responses Aug 4

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