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I Suppress My Feelings

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 17 People

    Never Feel Anything

    I've suppressed my feelings since I was a little kid because I saw how people would let their feelings run their lives and I didn't want that to happen. I started just ignoring the bad ones like sadness and some pain. However, as time went on I started to add other emotions that...
    L96Arctic L96Arctic 22-25, M 2 Responses Jan 11, 2012

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    Supressing Stress In My Life

    I am not one to be emotional.. those things just make me very uncomfortable, and mostly angry. Whenever my teenage brother has the tiniest bit of a problem, he has a complete meltdown. A violent, messy, over-dramatic meltdown. Once he cooled down, my parents would sit him down...
    DrSonya DrSonya 13-15, M Oct 15, 2012

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    I don't know if anyone else can relate to this. I find I can allow myself to care about someome in the moment if I want to but I can just as easily switch that off and hurt them in...
    taliaroger taliaroger 18-21, F Feb 21

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    He stared up at my faint outline in the fading twilight.... I was on top of him now, deliciously wreaking havoc on the remaining shreds of any self-control he had left. The...
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    So last night, I found myself having a bunch of dreams. They were very random but they seemed to have had a common theme to them, anger. When I woke up for the last time, a...
    tiredgoodguy tiredgoodguy 26-30, M a week ago

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    I am currently in that stage where I have literally no idea what the hell is going on in my mind and heart. I'll try and make this pretty short. Just to say this is going to be...
    themuffintitan themuffintitan 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 6

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    My husband and I have been trying for a baby for a few years. He is a cancer survivor and our difficulties in conceiving are related to his previous treatments. We had gotten...
    perfectlyimperfect2 perfectlyimperfect2 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I am really confused about my feelings, things have changed alot recently. Would like another female to talk to
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Feb 4

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    It is one of the best feelings. But it's also one of the worse. I love being in love, I love my boyfriend and wouldn't give him or my relationship up for the world... But, there...
    LostandFading LostandFading 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 6

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    Just warning, this might get slightly long. So, I am a 13 year old girl. (Please don't judge me by my age). I have always been kind of "boyish" or however you want to call it. I...
    Wildheart919 Wildheart919 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 6

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    I went to school with a girl, we didn't talk at first and then she joined the group of people I associated with and we became best friends, would often stay up until 2am texting...
    Ryuke666 Ryuke666 18-21, M Feb 9

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    Animal cruelty...it's the worst crime someone could do in my eyes, in my mind...animals have feelings and they don't deserve to be treated like objects. They deserve to be treated...
    BlueRoseNeko BlueRoseNeko 16-17, F 5 Responses Feb 9

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    I like people who can be completely and totally honest. People who can't be honest with themselves and their feelings probably can't be honest with others, either.
    HonorTheTrickster HonorTheTrickster 31-35, F Feb 10

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    I have no idea what i feel right now. Not sure if i am numb, pissed, relieved or what. I have had suspicions and questions about how mom died since the day it happened ten years...
    cme4u cme4u 22-25, F Feb 10

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    I know it's a disturbing thought to trend but I honestly do wonder at times how different my life would have been if I didn't have emotions ******* with my head and clouding my...
    Taumilynn Taumilynn 36-40 Feb 16

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    Weird,strange feelings,I don't like him like that i dont think i ever did,but still it's hard to forget him.I'm starting to kinda hate him lately.and im just sad too because I put...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 17

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    This song .. All Of Me- John Legend... I know it's cheesy. but it's just this particular song gets me alll so emotion and all these unwanted negative thoughts and feelings gets...
    ElizaTribbiani ElizaTribbiani 22-25, F Feb 17

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    VERY simple "formula"; yet sadly Most females REJECT it. PREFERRING "the male To Bend TO HER NEEDS AND FEELINGS". Relationships DON'T WORK THAT WAY. ONLY when The Female...
    desireindisguise desireindisguise 56-60 Feb 18

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    I have already met, here, men who don't think my feelings are of any consequence. They think they can show me photos of their dicks and I will just fall at their feet! Oh, yes, to...
    Rovigatti Rovigatti 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 19

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    I do so much admire people that can give you perfect gut level feelings in a single sentence. Occasionally, I can be pretty good at it. Most of the time I do fine. However, when...
    Extant1 Extant1 51-55, M 4 Responses Feb 20

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    Sometimes I feel like me wanting happiness for everyone isn't good enough. I won't give up but it just feels like my feelings are insignificant. Like they're too small to matter. I...
    AlexisOwO AlexisOwO 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 23

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    I cannot pin down my feelings They slip with my thoughts Empathy and sympathy dodging me Meanings are flipped This predicament sticks Have I gone mad? I want someone to...
    Talking2myself Talking2myself 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    In this case, *than my boyfriends*. Because I'm poly and I have two of them. (Before you jump on me, both of them know about one another.) But I have lately developed feelings for...
    standingfirm standingfirm 26-30, F 5 days ago

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    I have feelings for my in-game guild boss. He's a great guy, but he's monogamous, and I am polyamorous.. It's complex.
    standingfirm standingfirm 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    So today my crush gave me her response letter to my love confession..tbh I thought she forgot completely about it, but she didn't obviously. My feelings weren't returned, but I'm...
    PrincessPolarBear PrincessPolarBear 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    i've been great friends with this girl and i think in simple terms i've liked her on and off for a year. when i dont like her, i force myself not to talk/think about her bc i dont...
    whydoineeddone whydoineeddone 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    "My Random Thoughts And Feelings." Okay, I'm good now.
    Blue707 Blue707 16-17, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    People think that I am reckless and I dont care but they are wrong, I do have feelings. I am just done showing it.
    infinitygirl98 infinitygirl98 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    I've been with that guy over four months, I wasn't sure about my feelings and his. But now I'm sure he loves me, Soo sure. I can read it in his eyes his acts his words. But I'm not...
    lilikhaoula lilikhaoula 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    it hurts when your very own friend enjoys the way you suffer and what you're going through.. I feel its better not to share any of my feelings to anybody.. at the end, its always I...
    amazingmoment90 amazingmoment90 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    In order to accomplish this I am planning to travel to SouthAmerica in April... Btw, my method is sodium pentobarbital ( aka Nembutal ) and I know where it can be found there ... I...
    mybygone mybygone 46-50, M 6 hrs ago

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    I am filled with such a rage right now, but all I'll do is silently fume and slam things until my roommate asks me what's wrong, and then I'll either get embarrassed that I was so...
    Cephaloria Cephaloria 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    I hate it when people correct me on my specific diagnosis and situations of having difficulties and being judged and corrected in dismissed fashion when I know I have Aspergers ASD...
    tebuzz tebuzz 18-21, M Feb 4

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    You are the cool wind That frees my bones And I'm so reckless when you call to me But when you're gone and I am so alone I want to curse the spell you have on me I love and hate...
    Classangel00A Classangel00A 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 4

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    There comes a point in your life when you feel like you are starting to doubt yourself and question yourself if you can really do it, or are you worth it? Then, at times, you start...
    raldy raldy 18-21, F Feb 4

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    Anybody want to love me? (Not sexually ya pervs)
    MadAsAHatterXII MadAsAHatterXII 18-21, M Feb 5

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    i am 19 turning 20 years old this year and been single for 3 and half year. I can't get over my ex boyfriend, i still keep all gifts, doll, movie ticket he gave to me. He was warm...
    kikipopin kikipopin 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 5

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    I'm not sure if I will be ever loved.
    cyllaeth cyllaeth 18-21, F Feb 5

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    I am doing some boring work..and yes eating.. Finished a pizza 2 bags of chips...and a 2 liter coke..
    heavybruce heavybruce 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 5

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    Why does it seem that the happy times in life are but a brief flash of sunshine, and the sad times are a never ending thunderstorm?
    MadAsAHatterXII MadAsAHatterXII 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 5