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I Sympathize With The Suffering

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    Go In Peace!

    I was at the end of my modeling carrier and I got the call I dreaded... My grandfather in Texas had been diagnosed w/ Parkinson's ! They say that every dog get their day! Well...he got his ! I never knew my Austrian side. Whenever I went to visit, they were austere and linear...
    Shewolfiie69 Shewolfiie69 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 20, 2013

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    Why?

    Everyday, my eyes see and my ears hear of the suffering of people around. I feel so helpless and in despair as I hear the stories. It makes me depressed. I have even stopped the newspaper in my house ever since my wife died 2 years ago. I feel too sad and low reading the numerous...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jan 29, 2013

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    I Understand Pain

    I really do know where people are coming from when they suffer from the pain of abandonment, loneliness, are recovering from abdominal surgeries, or are having problems with migraines. I sympathize with the children around the world locked in homes of hell and nightmares and I...
    justme8903 justme8903 22-25, F Jun 20, 2013

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    My Baby Cricket

    she is my pet loving and so affectionate.keep so close to me when iam always in sorrows any decision concerning love i always follow my heart i suffered lost of my two sons understand how painful it is so now cant stand the sufferings of others
    abudory88 abudory88 56-60, F 1 Response Feb 3, 2013

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    Change The Pain In Your Life!

    Feeling pain is an everyday event for all of us. Whether it is real or imagined... it hurts! There are many levels of pain as there many levels of joy. When I see someone in pain, I try to size up the situation and see if there's anything positive I could do for that person...
    Shewolfiie69 Shewolfiie69 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 16, 2013

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    I can appear heartless to people. My shoulders were made for lifting...weights...not to be cried on. There are people out there who cry, who are depressed, etc. and EXPECT others...
    Neiymara Neiymara 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 8

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    The gay clicques in the business section of Chicago (including the bars) are ridiculously exclusive. That is fine, because those gays are free to socialize as they choose. However...
    WayOfDominique WayOfDominique 36-40, M Jun 29

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    I feel others pain. I am not here to break you down but to build you up. I have never walked the road in life that you did. Your different from me but I can understand your pain...
    johnny048 johnny048 46-50, M 1 Response Jun 29

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    "When you are suffering, you become more understanding about yourself, but also about other people's sufferings, too. That's the first step to understand somebody is to understand...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 10

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    There is a very disgusting kind that exists on EP. Some very sick individuals. I've seen questions about suicide where individuals(calling them people puts a bad taste in my mouth...
    TheDivineParody TheDivineParody 22-25, M 4 Responses Jul 6

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    I am married for 11 years now and have 4 beautiful children. Everyone who knows me thinks i have a perfect life.. and i do.. except of being MADLY in love with another man!! He...
    solo1411 solo1411 31-35, F 4 Responses Jul 12

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    Two men, both deformed from birth, meet nightly in the pub to sip their half pints of bitter and bemoan their lot in life. One is a hunchback, the other has a club foot. One...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I want your love, yet I can't receive it. You tell me I'm beautiful, but don't believe it. I become someone else when I am with you. I need to be alone so I can find myself again...
    Mulhollandrive Mulhollandrive 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    Hi! I'm Ashley and I'm new to this website but I joined because I noticed that there's a few girls on here that are in the same boat as me. I'm 18 years old (so is my boyfriend...
    AshleyJohanna AshleyJohanna 18-21, F 33 mins ago

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    I gave been suffering with bad periods and terrible pms since i was 15. IM now 28 and its effecting my life so badly i cant see a way out. My doctor has been great and has...
    kir5 kir5 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    I love a girl who is suffering from a brain tumour. We match in almost every way, even though we live over 4000 miles from each other; she's American and I'm British. We always...
    tommycuffe tommycuffe 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 29

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    I want someone to tell me to die, I want someone to tell me that every day so that I will go through with it. People have in the past and I moved on from it, but I need the...
    Ambernonymous Ambernonymous 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    In the daylight hours it's anxiety. At night it's depression. Rinse and repeat. I'm so tired of feeling this way. You can't tell depression to **** off. Being "smart" is just...
    gravedancinq gravedancinq 13-15, F Jun 29

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    My aunt has cancer and she's in surgery right now don't know what's gonna happen but I'm scared she's been another mother to me. When I found out she has cancer I cried cause she...
    allencam05 allencam05 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 3

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    i feel dark and ugly and dead dirty and disgusting everyday is a fight for my life im so fricken depressed i want to off myself as well i cant stand how i feel nothuing is fun...
    hannahabbie hannahabbie 46-50, F Jul 4

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    I'm sick of people joking about OCD unless you have it or lived with someone suffering from it you have no idea what the hell you are talking about... Ultimately this coupling...
    dmlongobardo23 dmlongobardo23 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 7

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    I was raped. I've reported it. I haven't heard anything in what seems like weeks. I wish I could kill him. He DESERVES it. He doesn't deserve jail or prison. He deserves a bullet...
    Riku3323 Riku3323 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 11

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    I don't want much to do with my husband or kids lately .... That is not me .... I love my kids so much and have always been there with them for everything !!! I always get...
    spower79 spower79 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    I forgave my bullies and harassers and they destroyed me and I dont know who will have the miserable life and burn in hell, me or my bullies because they have good grades and I...
    Miserablechildhood Miserablechildhood 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 13

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    I have hated my body since I could remember and I have been suffering with an ed for three or more years. I don't think I'll ever like myself.
    Skinnieminnie91 Skinnieminnie91 13-15, F 6 days ago

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    The discomfort is constant all the time, I wish I had therapy every day. It's an hour it get to spend with someone who acts like they understand and care.
    foreversadsam foreversadsam 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    Is there anyone out there with bpd who feels completely disconnected from God?
    Mulhollandrive Mulhollandrive 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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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 28 mins ago

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    I watched Prozac nation tonight, and I've read a good portion of the book before. The quotes are what get to me. The familiarity of their words ringing through my ears..."That's...
    Brianabear Brianabear 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    Oh gosh this health issue is......a sneaky one! It hides we'll! I just had my second surgery last august which means I will be having another one sooner than later. They removed...
    PinkUnicorn26 PinkUnicorn26 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    Yesterday I was doing some errands running from one place to the other. Tired and thirsty stopped at the coffee counter of a food store. Usually I buy a bottle of water and some...
    laughingsoul laughingsoul 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 27

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    I can't talk to my family, friends or GF because they think I'm 'fine' or 'better'. I suffer from Borderline Personality Disorder. I was diagnosed two years ago. But suffered...
    bpdblue bpdblue 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 29

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    I was riding the bus the other day with my cousin when we witnessed angry old man accusing a young of stealing his phone charger. The young man had no idea why the old man was...
    Mulhollandrive Mulhollandrive 26-30, F Jul 9

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    BEST FRIEND--FOREVER! I love Katie, yes I admit it. When I desperately needed a friend, she walked into my life. When all I wanted to do was kill myself, Katie gave me a reason...
    EmmaSylvester EmmaSylvester 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    Hello, I have been diagnosed with GAD, panic disorder and depression, I was put on Remeron 60mg and Ativan 2.5 mg per night for the past 7 months. I am weaning off of the Ativan...
    ak2914 ak2914 22-25, F Jul 11

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    I have been having a particularly hard weekend dealing with the loneliness of living with a spouse with chronic pain so I searched the web and found this site. As I read some of...
    hispainismypain hispainismypain 61-65, F 3 Responses Jul 12

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    I really do! I have a disability myself and so I know exactly what it's like and how hard it is in a society we live in today... I know how horrible the struggles are and the...
    MilweePetite MilweePetite 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 13

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    I was recently diagnosed with BPD and feel overwhelmed with both joy and sadness. I feel joy for finally having a name for what's affecting me, but also of course sad because of...
    MysteriousKitty MysteriousKitty 26-30, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Last night in a state of hypo mania, I slept with my ex boyfriend who I don't want anything to do with and have no respect for. He is the most loving and validating man I ever...
    Mulhollandrive Mulhollandrive 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    Sometimes I feel like just killing something. That's how I would start my autobiography. I try to be a person an actual human being but humans are selfish, and I disgust myself not...
    dominicwiddop dominicwiddop 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    I am three people. I am an innocent child, I am an angry teenage victim and I am a women who is also a victim of these children. I'm the authority figure who is responsible for...
    Mulhollandrive Mulhollandrive 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I myself smoke cigarettes and marijuana. I'm so empty that I can't seem to quit either one. It got me thinking; is there anyone out there tonight that has BPD who doesn't self...
    Mulhollandrive Mulhollandrive 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Lack of common sense kills me.It seems to be everyone get their way on doing what a duck they want...with no consequences whatsoever.But there are consequences...their state of...
    4biandu 4biandu 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Growing up my parent weren't very affectionate. I'm the middle child, I guess it's true what they say lol I always felt like I didn't belong. I have two younger sisters, their...
    sanity85 sanity85 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 24

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    I wish I sleep tonight and never wake up. 23 years and I've realized that I was born to suffer. I cannot do this anymore :/ I cannot share my feelings with anyone..I cannot deal...
    deleted deleted 26-30 15 Responses Jun 24

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    Music feeds the soul enriches the brain .Rock and early metal is my choice of music and fuels my fire. This type of music i grew up on and to me came out with a lot of Multi...
    hughgoishere hughgoishere 46-50 1 Response Jun 24

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    I'm in love with someone but I have no idea if they feel the same way, I love everything about them and have a million pictures with them. But ever since school ended it's become...
    princess105 princess105 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 24

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