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I Suppress My Feelings

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 18 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'm not a violent person by any stretch of the imagination I often suppress anger and avoid confrontation but recently I've had flashes of anger erupt for no reason. Violent...
    bunster4 bunster4 18-21, M Dec 17

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    Just let it out! Because suppressing and ignoring emotion causes depression and aggression!You have to face it whether you like it or not and you cannot hide from it!If you ignore...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    since I got over my feelings soon ! Well partly .. any way I don't feel like kissing him or something ;) well I realize now how much he likes his wife and how much he seems happy...
    troublemaker18 troublemaker18 18-21, F Dec 8

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    Sometimes I wish that people wouldn't be so insensitive and remember that I am a real person with real feelings just like them. I have feelings just like anyone else and I can...
    abbylicious abbylicious 13-15, F 7 Responses Nov 29

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    Yesterday this girl I liked passed me at the corrider & said “watch where you're going”, which happened to make me very frustrated for the rest of the school part of the day...
    fcnantes fcnantes 13-15, M Dec 2

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    Just because I'm an unfaithful, cheating, selfish person, who can act like a total *****. Just cos I give myself freely to people. It doesn't mean I'm not human or that I don't...
    CheatingTracy CheatingTracy 22-25, F 12 Responses Dec 9

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    Why do I bother with this? All it's going to do is get me hurt. I know it. I just know. It already kind of is. I wish I can just say "I'm done" and actually be done. But I can't...
    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 13

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    I'd really like some advice on this ... I've been in love with this boy(Mickey) for 3 years .. we were best friends for those years and we both had feelings for each other but...
    MinnieMelaMouse MinnieMelaMouse 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 15

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    My feelings change often. This is normal. Being able to see feelings as opportunities is important. I feel a certain way and it teaches me about me.
    tryingagainII tryingagainII 56-60, M 1 Response Dec 16

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    my feelings don't mean nothing, i've made a lot of spontaneous and stupid decisions based on my feelings, i don't trust them anymore,they're delusional.
    antoneli antoneli 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    Amen to that. Some forget that I am a real person with real feelings. Mostly those self-centered people I've known. I should learn to stay away from people like that.
    theSusanQ theSusanQ 51-55, F Nov 30

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    I have alot of trust issues and it makes it harder for me to share my feelings. I have a fear of being attacked for sharing how I feel. Anyone in real life I've ever felt...
    trayomis trayomis 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    I hate people who just play and walk off ! They doesn't we have a heart we have feelings and emotions :( they just use !
    shazy7081 shazy7081 16-17, M Dec 1

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    so I'm 13 and new here on this app but I don't like expressing my feelings because I fear that the person won't like me any more. my mom doesn't know how I feel a lot of stuff has...
    NatsuXLucy2014 NatsuXLucy2014 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 1

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    I lash out... or I am super quiet. As I would think, I am not made to express feelings.
    boxing4life boxing4life 26-30, M Dec 1

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    I can't decide if I'm straight, bisexual, pansexual or gay. That narrows it down... I can not for the life of me figure this out. Is sexuality this complex for anyone else? A...
    IvyEstelle IvyEstelle 16-17, F Dec 2

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    and just be friends. My intuition is telling me to run. Even if I might be simply paranoid, (which I don't think I am), I'm going to honor my feelings simply because their mine...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    While I definitely have no problem speaking my mind, the expressing of feelings is different and seems to escape me. I sometimes think I have none and am incapable of them. On the...
    Booyeah80 Booyeah80 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 2

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    Sometimes I delete my EP stories and start all over again. Only a few people on here probably actually realize it. I'm reposting a few stories and writing some more. I won't be...
    FreyjaInBattle FreyjaInBattle 26-30, F 13 Responses Dec 3

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    Well yea i'm not a robot. If you say something hurtful to me it is going to hurt. Sometimes I'm a very sensitive person and sometimes I can take the mean words. It depends really...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 3

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    Right now, I wanted to talk to my friend, but apparently he doesn't. so instead of feeling ****** about not being talked to I decided to take matters into my own hands talk to...
    OnlineCake OnlineCake 26-30, F Dec 3

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    I constantly have random thoughts and feelings. It can be a little confusing sometimes and it's nice to be able to write them down.
    CaliginousHeart CaliginousHeart 18-21, F Dec 4

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    I love when people tend to show real and open feelings about themselves and share, by trusting the other person.
    spicycook spicycook 41-45, M Dec 5

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    I wish life was like the TV show, Once Upon A Time. This way, you can rip your own heart out, so it takes away all your feelings. You won't feel anything, towards anything. and you...
    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F Dec 13

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    I have a friend that sometimes I just can't get through to about how I feel or even that my feelings are valid. Person is one that claims to not listen to lyrics so thank you...
    3EB333 3EB333 41-45, F Dec 14

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    I wish I could shut off my feelings. Whenever I like someone, I always end up getting hurt. When I meet some one new, a little voice in my head says "What if he's different?" and...
    beekachu222 beekachu222 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 14

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    Hurt- nine inch nails I hurt myself today To see if I still feel I focus on the pain The only thing that's real The needle tears a hole The old familiar sting Try to kill it all...
    trayomis trayomis 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 15

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    We were once seen as animals, i think we still are. And if we have feelings, Then they should to...
    lynnewolf99 lynnewolf99 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 16

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    Why don't guys believe u when u tell them you've cried over them or you've talked over them they just have no feelings they fu** then leave that's it
    Lex2420 Lex2420 13-15, F Dec 17

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    Tomorrow is someone's birthday. I tried to ignore it for like 3 days now . I broke and sent a b d msg. Ofc I also messed up and sent a pkg of stuff from here (Argentina ) to the...
    beginswithanE beginswithanE 18-21, M a week ago

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    My feelings are Aiden "A Candlelight Intro", "Die Die Darling"(misfits cover), ad The "Rain in Hell-EP".
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M 5 days ago

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    i not only like but i also give much respect to real people who are themselves and are not masked by anything who are not afraid of who they are or of their weakness. in short i...
    sly15 sly15 22-25, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    But I can't. I don't want to think of him. I don't want to speak to him. I don't want to think of US. I can't. Whether it is our Memoir or my Fantasy with him.. Whether I talk to...
    blackjackmike blackjackmike 56-60, M 4 days ago

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    I'm slowly learning to open up and share my fallibility as a human without instantly being thrown into an anxiety induced state of hell. I am real. I have no problems bluntly...
    DanniSwtSn DanniSwtSn 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm almost 20 years old and I'm consumed by self loathing and feelings of being worthless and never good enough, I've felt this way all throughout my teenage years and still do. It...
    Emily2433 Emily2433 18-21 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I hate talking about my feelings and troubles because I don't trust people a lot, I'm not a sharing person and because people always try to fix them when I really just want people...
    Kymm951 Kymm951 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I cannot hurt an animal to save my life. I know they have feelings, they must have. There is a reason why the whimper, growl, bark or purr or chrip. They must be feeling...
    littleowlet littleowlet 13-15, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I have yet to find out how serenety feels like, and how not being angry over everything around you is.
    hellohowlow hellohowlow 13-15, F 7 hrs ago

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    Oh yeah only the 90's Blind Melon - No Rain: http://youtu.be/SNny8w18QOs
    heysmellthis heysmellthis 26-30, M 6 hrs ago

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    The Who - Behind Blue Eyes (Original Version): http://youtu.be/BfuWXRZe9yA but my eyes are brown... lol.
    heysmellthis heysmellthis 26-30, M 6 hrs ago

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    lol! oh music.. you'll always be there I hope.. Fastball - The Way: http://youtu.be/b0wfu3tOrtQ
    heysmellthis heysmellthis 26-30, M 6 hrs ago

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    EP and music... meds my a$$ I got this.. Red Hot Chili Peppers - The Zephyr Song (Album Ve?: http://youtu.be/oJObEaY6afg
    heysmellthis heysmellthis 26-30, M 4 hrs ago

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    "I've been waiting..." Silversun Pickups - Lazy Eye Official Acoustic Ve?: http://youtu.be/9JgKyDgVbjI
    heysmellthis heysmellthis 26-30, M 3 hrs ago

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