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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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    You know me all too well And I can't suppress the memories You're gone and I can tell That I've lost more than you'll ever see Don't say that it's not fair That you're not the...
    JalenFrankie616 JalenFrankie616 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    They say that I can't be angry, and yes it is true that I never show my anger. But I can be angry, And I suppress it, on the inside I just want to scream.
    afreespirit afreespirit 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 8

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    I can't be sure and I don't want to be sure. But I have a feeling that its true. It's a very strange story I have only told 1 person and I think they judge me because of it. I...
    whatevernobody whatevernobody 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Im a girl who has feelings towards my bestfriend who is a girl too. Im inlove with her for a long time yet still not have gotten over it. We went different ways after I graduated...
    iFuckenLoveYou iFuckenLoveYou 18-21, F Aug 22

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    Maybe I used to accept this pity from others before, it is because I was thirsty for feelings, lonely and needed compassion and love. Nothing changed really, maybe I am even in a...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F Sep 2

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    Un-reciprocated Love.What starts out as a friendship and turns into love for one person is not just painful for the person who developed romantic feelings. It can also be painful...
    angelicsmiles angelicsmiles 31-35, F 5 Responses Sep 8

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    i am scared to express my thoughts and feelings because evrybody will bash me . i am scared to express my feelings and thoughts because none will understand me and i am scared to...
    Moonthesolitary Moonthesolitary 22-25, F 6 Responses Aug 21

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    Broken things and broken voice My heart trembles The more I rejoice in good memories where I I want time to pass by The things that happen The triumphs I face Anyone there...
    FunnyandNerdy FunnyandNerdy 16-17, F Aug 25

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    The worst feeling in the world is to find out the feelings aren't really mutual, due to past relationships. I've always been the amazing person that finishes last. So tired of...
    cjohnson1983 cjohnson1983 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 3

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    I have been married for 10 years, together for 14. My husband and I have two children together. Almost our entire relationship he has worked two jobs, almost never home and even...
    dragonflydreams dragonflydreams 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 27

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    I get overwhelmed by strong feelings of a responsibility for my community, and saddened by my inability to do anything. I recently lost a friend to gang violence, and it makes me...
    Thediary Thediary 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 27

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    I'm starting to have feelings for a co-worker. I know that he would never look at me that way, but I can't help but fall deeper.
    shortstackshell shortstackshell 26-30, F Aug 29

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    I am 21 years old while he's 28. I am single, he has a girlfriend. I think they were together for a long time and they already have a plan to marry this 2016. I know this because...
    august01 august01 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 30

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    I hate that I have feelings for my ex still but I like this guy he told me he likes me but never talks to me
    Maria134747 Maria134747 13-15, F 4 Responses Aug 31

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    There is no place for emotions and feelings and no one cares.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 1

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    I'm love my bf and it's only been a month and a half. We connect on different levels. He makes me smile even when I don't want to. He makes me forget about all the people that are...
    cjohnson1983 cjohnson1983 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 2

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    Dear Bianca, I feel like an ******* ******* for what happen over the weekend. I know we have our differences. I hate it when I make you worry about me. I don't...
    dominick6 dominick6 13-15, M 1 Response Sep 2

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    The guy that I still have feelings for I use to be scared of saying hi now he stammers a bit saying hi and steals a glance oh if he didn't lead me on it wouldn't be like this :(
    bohemianlife925 bohemianlife925 16-17, F Sep 3

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    It's best to share your true feelings. If you don't people will never know how you really feel
    cjohnson1983 cjohnson1983 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 4

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    Such strong feelings, like hatred!
    LifeDispenser LifeDispenser 31-35, M 2 Responses Sep 7

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    Worst Feelings: Cheated on. Over thinking.🙇 Lied to. Heart broken. Not cared for. Losing. Scared. Assuming. Nervous. Letting go.
    ForgetfulAsshole13 ForgetfulAsshole13 22-25 Sep 8

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    There are a couple of reasons. Mainly, a show of emotions is a weakness, and a sign of weakness. That's not necessarily a bad thing – the best way to engender trust is, after...
    Aurinne Aurinne 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 9

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    All I ever think about is my feelings and it's just so hard. I'm so tired of having to think about them, I just want them to disappear.
    nina654321 nina654321 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 10

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    No, you don't. You don't want to lie in the woods, staring at the sky until the earth has turned its back on the sun for the evening and the stars are visible, listening to weepy...
    BrokenThread BrokenThread 18-21, F Sep 10

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    On the run - Natalie ImbrugliaI'm looking for a way to calm these voices in my headWith all this mad confusionI don't wanna leave this bedI'm on the runI'm on the run againAnd I...
    schmetterlingmx schmetterlingmx 26-30, F Sep 11

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    I am a big believer in this. If you can't tell me your true feelings then I don't want them around me. I hate to have to drag it out of someone. Just tell me good or bad and I...
    lonewolf2060 lonewolf2060 51-55, M 3 Responses Sep 12

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    Ugh! Damn you feelings!....... I'm just going to sit in my corner and eat crackers all day.
    FallingUp23 FallingUp23 13-15, M 4 days ago

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    I became vulnerable when I let out my true feelings and no matter how strong or true they are it always come to the point that I should have just kept them in. It makes it awkward...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    Sorry for writing a lot in this experience I'm just getting my feelings out through misic
    JalenFrankie616 JalenFrankie616 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    When I am hating something, I am used to compromise and live with it (because thinking too much for others). Now I have a different thought, if it's right thing to do, why don't I...
    Mindywrong Mindywrong 22-25, F 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    You can be in a relationship for 14 years and end up feeling nothing, & be in a relationship for 1 month and feel everything. Time is not a measure of quality, of infatuation...
    lisqbansil lisqbansil 26-30, F 3 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    Morning session have a serious debate with my parents and a tons of work laying ahead. Headache!!!!
    Mindywrong Mindywrong 22-25, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Family troubles. I love my family but they're so much work. I'm the oldest of 5 so I am kind of like a mini mom. It gives me a lot of conflict because I want to come home to visit...
    PinkMellow PinkMellow 18-21, F 46 mins ago

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    I don't even know why I do this but I'm so passive aggressive. I just put my anger to the side instead of dealing with it right then and there. Then I let it bottle up and one day...
    ihatemytown ihatemytown 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 4

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    But right now I'm numb. I'm trying not to think about anything. Haven't left my bed yet today. I'm afraid if I get up I will eat. I'm in this battle trying to decide if I should or...
    blahlahblah599 blahlahblah599 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 21

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    I figure I owe for all the dirty questions I've ever subjected women to.
    quitalready quitalready 36-40, M 2 Responses Aug 21

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    When I was 13 my parents got me a phone and I have had it ever since ( I am 16 years old now) and the first case I put on it was a cat case. And over the years I have collected...
    TardisBlue135 TardisBlue135 13-15, F Aug 21

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    We laugh at our pain when it subsides and promise ourselves we'll never feel it again, but then you reach for my hand.
    applepower applepower 26-30, F Aug 21

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    It's easier to act stupid, crazy, and happy in front of friends and family than to show them that I actually slowly dying inside.
    DarlingItWillBeOkay DarlingItWillBeOkay 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 21

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    its only you that my heart desire...
    ItsAnnaLena ItsAnnaLena 26-30, F Aug 22

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    Probably a year now of me and a guy talking , not talking, giving each other eye rolls, and then smiling and making funny faces towards each other and then there's moments when he...
    FlyMeToTheMoon708 FlyMeToTheMoon708 18-21, F Aug 22

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    Am I Wrong, for thinking that we could be something for real? Am I wrong, for trying to reach for things that I can't see?
    LoveIsLove216 LoveIsLove216 16-17, F Aug 22

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    I really do - we are only strangers in life , when we keep to our selves - there are reasons some of us keep to our selves - due to bashing , bullying , gossip and i don't blame...
    stephenrko stephenrko 31-35, M Aug 23

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    My demons are taking over me again and I know this time I'm not going be able to fight them off.
    WhatsThePointInLifeAnymore WhatsThePointInLifeAnymore 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 23

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    Basically, I'm stuck. I like this boy, and he's told me he likes me but I haven't admitted it yet. However, I don't want a relationship at a young age again having already...
    emilyjones987 emilyjones987 13-15, F Aug 23

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