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I Suppress My Feelings

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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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    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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    I don't really feel much, I have the basic anger, happiness, sadness, excitement and boredom. Any emotion I do feel subsides fairly quickly into apathy. I don't really feel strong...
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    I try to forget my feelings of love for everyone.. But some have filled me with a lot of pure love that's difficult to let go off. It saddens me .. When my heart contradicts...
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    Sooo I've caught feelings for my FWB but I'm like super scared to tell him because I'm terrified that he won't feel the same way and he'll just disappear. He's a really nice guy...
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    It's not really accurate to say I love my husband's best friend. I don't know him well enough, and being "in love" is really just infatuation anyway. Well, whatever you call it, I...
    jennytressler jennytressler 41-45 5 days ago

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    I am confused with my feelings to my husband. I felt really incomplete but I don't want to lose him too.
    Aleks99 Aleks99 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I try to be happy because when I'm sad I'm a burden on my mom that's what it feels like anyways. I'm hurting because I feel like a disabled burden yet I'm told by the people who...
    RippledRose RippledRose 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I love, I care, I have concerns, I worry, I can be sad, I get overwhelmed, and I love. These feelings dont matter, so why do have them???
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    Having feelings will influence my reception of the world. To receive and process information as unbiased as possible I need to be rational. I want to be as objective as I can...
    AstroPilot AstroPilot 61-65, M 6 days ago

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    I used to have these feelings all the time... I tried a couple times but the blade was to dual to do anything except give me a cut so shallow that I didn't hardly bleed at all. I...
    witchgirl69 witchgirl69 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    Well it would be lie if I said I don't have suicidal feelings at all anymore but they are tremendously reduced. I used to have them much more. When I was 18 I thought about it...
    Maybeincubus Maybeincubus 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 28

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    I keep discovering more about my innermost feelings. I was in bed. It was dark. My thoughts went to my girl friend who was still working late. At that moment I felt an immense...
    melki melki 66-70 Jun 26

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    I never really have.. I'm just a bundle of feelings like a bottle of soda that's been shaked
    DoorMattress DoorMattress 13-15, M 1 Response Jun 25

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    caught feelings for a guy who is close to my family which is my sisters godbrother and we were on good terms but then he suddenly stopped talking to me and yes my feelings was...
    Mzhoney Mzhoney 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 23

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    every single time I ignored my gut feelings something went terribly wrong so remember that your instincts are there for a reason lmao
    jxyy jxyy 16-17, F Jun 23

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    Different year, same day. Different person, same actions. Different feelings, same pain. LoL.. O.o
    Extrano Extrano 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 22

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    You know what I hate? When people just say what ever they want, without even caring if it will hurt. Like I'm not some kind of stuff animal that you can snuggle with when your...
    RosaGoesMeow RosaGoesMeow 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 22

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    There had been more damaged than I realized. My emotions were controlling me instead of me controlling my emotions. I suppose I became accustomed to repressing my feelings, even...
    jaymepopejoy jaymepopejoy 56-60, F 2 Responses Jun 21

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    i love the way people talk about their feelings here, it's so touching and honest, please open your hearts and make my day a better day :)
    marinexmaciel marinexmaciel 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 20

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    Hi ya'll, again, sitting here, it's raining, kinda bored, took my nap, just feeling relaxed, as some of ya'll know, I love to write and communicate with people, I'll talk about...
    sargebill sargebill 46-50, M Jun 20

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    I could be wrong but I think that showing your true feelings is a sign of weakness and people can hurt you more easily.
    dopegirlfromanotherworld dopegirlfromanotherworld 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 20

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    I'm sitting here at three in the afternoon on a Saturday, drinking something I don't even like, watching movies I should have seen before but never had, wondering what the hell I'm...
    Searchingformyshalom Searchingformyshalom 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 20

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    Are we not all just minds stuck in a physical shell? A shell not biologically designed by our personality traits? A shell in which secretly that most of mankind has taken more in...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 19

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    I have trouble expressing myself and I push my feelings away without realizing. When my unlce passed away I took it hard and a part of me died. No one cared about my uncle, he was...
    anonamanda001 anonamanda001 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 18

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    WarKenTonFig WarKenTonFig 51-55, M Jun 17

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    Those feelings don't just come out of nowhere. It could be God warning you, or your own spirit. All I know is that it could save your life...or someone else's.
    AngelOfGod1506 AngelOfGod1506 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 16

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    I've always liked girls and am very masculine I guess but the past few months Figured that I like guys and have no feelings towards girls at all anymore. It's not guys my age I'm...
    Seth2015 Seth2015 16-17, M 4 Responses Jun 16

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    Way to many thoughts and feelings about the numerous men in my life right now... 1) My first real boyfriend- we dated for 2 years and he was my first kiss and love. we Broke up...
    laxmeg9 laxmeg9 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 14

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    I don't want to have a baby. I'll be busy enough taking care of the windfall animals as an future animal doctor. When I realize that they have feelings too, my heart grew even...
    RealmRunner RealmRunner 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 14

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    I look at the external world...I look within me...I take in and adopt whatever I see from outside...and make it mine and like that I will be. They say be yourself, be who you are...
    SunSathiya SunSathiya 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 10

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    From the outside looking in, it´s hard to understand...from the inside looking out, it´s hard to explain.
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    aileen2 aileen2 26-30, F Jun 8

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