I Think A Connection Matters

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    Human connection it's the reason

    why we are all here. No matter how successful we are. How many degrees we may obtain. The cars and house, a fat bank account. Without human connection. Its all null and void. Humanity without connection. Is excruciating.
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    2 Responses Apr 23, 2015

    Can we humans override our hard wired chemistry

    that makes us feel incomplete when we love a member of the opposite sex but for whatever reason are unable to act upon such feelings? I'm sure each of us at some time has loved or been in love with someone we are unable to physically be with. I think perhaps such a barrier...
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    9 Responses Mar 9, 2016

    A connection isn't for the sake of your own

    pleasure. It's meant for the two of you in your own special relationship.
    notPC notPC
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Nov 28, 2015

    There's no relief from the torture of a heart

    ripped to shreds. A desire to trust and be safely vulnerable puts you in a position to be harmed and only the sincere desire to love and be loved can cause a person to be so foolish. So trusting. To give yourself totally and unequivocally to someone, not even allowing the...
    Unsupervised777 Unsupervised777
    56-60, F
    1 Response Sep 9, 2015

    Ok so I'm in a situation here

    so all my life Americans have given me crap cus in Mexican ( don't care anymore ) now honestly there is this wonderful girl and I'm her bff now and she's American it don't bother me but my family and friends don't like her cus she's American but like not all Americans r bad and...
    Bennythebull7 Bennythebull7
    13-15, M
    Dec 26, 2015

    I feel like you are in love with me,

    but am trying to 'unlove' me. It's like you don't even want to be in love with me, but you just can't help it so you put up with me just for now. When you said you didn't care about when we have a baby, and whether we have a baby or not, I was devastated. A baby, is a love...
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    2 Responses Sep 27, 2015

    You ever just feel the bitterness of loneliness

    and just want to connect with someone? It feels so real right now. Just a touch, a sense of feeling, a smile, a hug, a moment together. Just anything to feel there and alive and with you. With somebody.
    Fretboard225 Fretboard225
    18-21, M
    Jan 17, 2015

    I miss having a deep connection with someone.

    Someone who checks in daily to say hello and they're thinking of you; someone who can "feel" when something is wrong or "feel" you thinking of them. I'm hoping this is the year! It will be a year of change I feel it :) and it's all good!
    xTenderHeartx xTenderHeartx
    41-45, F
    Jan 4, 2016

    A connection grew slowly within us becoming a

    want for more. our wants soon flourishing into desire....A desire to be with each other; to touch and caress our skins…and souls; to breathe our sensuous aromas, almost tasting our scents. To taste our lips ... And then desire became need; a need so strong that reason could...
    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
    31-35, F
    Apr 7, 2016

    I have discovered that it is good to just talk

    to someone the first day at least, oh and when I say talk...I mean actually Speak to the person, that's the best way to really connect, you can Hear it in their voice. You can't Fake things they will hear it in your voice, the True you is there for them to see, that's where the...
    manofintegrity manofintegrity
    56-60, M
    1 Response Feb 1, 2016

    It sure does. And although over the past years

    I have been looking (in vain) for a connection as part of a romantic relationship, after getting burned yet again (roll eyes) I have decided to shift the focus. Connection is still very important, but what I really want to manifest this year and further into the future is just...
    elevating elevating
    41-45, F
    Jan 2, 2015

    "It's yr lost!", she said.

    . oh my dear,you hve no idea what I hve treasured inside in order to love..and I'm grateful I didn't waste it on something that was never been mine..
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i
    70+, M
    May 6, 2015

    I'm sad for all the people on here.

    I received a noticed like I'm sure many of you have. They're shutting down EP!! Very sad. I know there are a lot of phonies and people not using this place for the right reasons, but many of us have made friends and connections. So I believe we should stay in touch with the...
    Riogirl77 Riogirl77
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Apr 12, 2016

    I always thought that I was difficult person to

    read people that have known me all my life can't tell my emotions or how I'm feeling, then you come along and you can even tell how I am feeling by my message I type to you and all this after only 5 months we definitely have a connection on a level I didn't think existed.
    Sirwithherkey Sirwithherkey
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Sep 19, 2014

    ever try to hit yr head to the wall?

    it feels exactly like that if there's no connection!
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i
    70+, M
    1 Response Apr 30, 2015

    No chemistry = no affinity = no

    relationship It's quite simple, but only if you make it that way. It may not be all black and white, but it's always either yes or no. You either have something with them or don't.
    MissEurydice MissEurydice
    18-21, F
    Aug 3, 2015

    Say my name... Same my name.

    .. Such a gratifying experience to hear a lover say my name close to my ear, while stroking my inner Goddess...
    MissSydney043 MissSydney043
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Feb 18, 2016

    It doesn´t have to be a full one,

    just having mind set on same subjects, or sharing same nice feelings can lead to a wonderful sincere understanding...it takes two and both fully concentrated on each other..
    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
    31-35, F
    Oct 8, 2015

    I have a serious relationship with my wi-fi.

    ... you could say we have a connection....
    LiquidSunshine1 LiquidSunshine1
    46-50, F
    8 Responses Feb 6, 2016

    it matters so much yet it sucks

    when you have one with a person you cant have
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    Aug 2, 2015

    The people on EP I want to thank you

    for your emotional support regarding my girlfriend it has brought tears to my eyes the kindness you have shown please except my sincere thanks for your kind words
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    Apr 20, 2015

    In any kind of ships,

    it matters.. the reason why we can love with all our heart.. the reason why words are nt needed and trying so hard is nt required.. I rarely give myself half heartedly.. either I put everything I could possibly put or I put nothing at all.. nada.. it needs one to recognize one...
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i
    70+, M
    Jun 25, 2015

    Without communication there's no relationship.

    Without respect there's no love. Without trust there's no reason to continue. The Love cycle so connection is really matters.
    ElleFrancene ElleFrancene
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 6, 2014
    dragoneyes35 dragoneyes35
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jan 11, 2016

    Believe it or not, looks,

    a nice body, and money alone will not always seal the deal for some people. I've met people with all three and they just didn't do it for me. If I can't sit down and have a decent conversation with a person, joke around, and be myself then it doesn't matter what they look like...
    PricelessJourney PricelessJourney
    36-40, F
    7 Responses Dec 9, 2014

    Words don't need to be said.

    There's a buzzer inside that senses and rings when you meet the right person!
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8
    46-50, M
    May 24, 2015

    Is there a trick to chemistry?

    I have chemistry with so few yet I know more married people than single people. Are they luckier or am I missing something here?
    HappyGirlJenny HappyGirlJenny
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Aug 26, 2015

    I don't want the whole world to want me.

    ..I just want the one that I want to want me.
    HappyGirlJenny HappyGirlJenny
    41-45, F
    1 Response May 16, 2015

    If there is no connection between you

    and your partner you mind while break it up.
    lorrena19 lorrena19
    22-25, F
    May 7, 2015

    Especially if you're into making friendships

    online, definitely need a connection.
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    Oct 31, 2015

    It matters a lot to me.

    I don't like when guys ask me out when they know nothing about me. I don't want to be someone's girlfriend just because they don't want to be alone. I want to be someone's girlfriend because they like me as a person and actually give a damn about me.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    Nov 3, 2015

    Yes it does... all the time.

    Can't sustain any kind of relationship without it.
    StubbornTiger StubbornTiger
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jun 15, 2015

    it I amazing when u find the one,

    and you were not even looking, grown cynical and had faith restored, a person that changes your life, in your head constantly, thank you for showing me something I did not think exited TASRB!!
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    Nov 13, 2015

    Should i cut off all the people

    that I don't click? So i don't have to pathetically wait and so that they could be only with the people they click?
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i
    70+, M
    2 Responses Jul 5, 2015

    There is something humbling about someone

    completely trusting you, regardless of the fact that you have not known each other for long. It makes you feel like you've been deemed worthy of a precious gift. It makes you feel treasured. And it makes you want to reciprocate. Trust is a powerful thing - it can make even...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Nov 3, 2015

    Something deep and meaningful.

    The kind that is hard to describe to others who may not have ever felt it, or who may not be open to something so powerful, and in turn, leaves you vulnerable. These kind of connections I believe are what matter most in life. They can be life changing in a positive or negative...
    xTenderHeartx xTenderHeartx
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Oct 17, 2015

    There seem to be a lot of really nasty people

    on EP. Like, 40 to 50%. That's high.
    virginialady virginialady
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Sep 3, 2015

    Feeling you. Where do we go from here.

    I can't have you so I'm stuck. It's like being stuck between a rock and a hard place. Live and enjoy is all you say. How can I do that when you have my heart and you don't even care about it? How can I live and enjoy when I'm still in love with you? How can I have fun with...
    TaurasiWade TaurasiWade
    22-25, F
    Aug 3, 2015
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