I Think I Set Myself Up to Get Hurt

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    i Let Others In and Become ...

    i let others in and become vulnerable, then i find out what they are really like and end up getting hurt
    eve13 eve13
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 27, 2008

    I think myself to be totally different from

    others. I feel I do not have emotions, very practical. On one hand I want to enjoy my life and the next moment I think I will leave everything and go where ever I want. Sometimes I want to live alone and sometimes I miss people around me . I am confused with my life. I seriously...
    asish12345 asish12345
    31-35, M
    Feb 14, 2014


    I know that I do. I don’t believe it to be intentional but I have a drama magnet in me and it pulls it in. Sad really… frustrating too.
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    May 30, 2008

    I knew he was trouble,

    but I loved him anyway because he told me he loved me too and wanted to be with me for the rest of his life. But our relationship ended just as badly as I expected it to. It's because I hate that broken heart feeling so much that I never bothered to get into a relationship. But...
    Felicia209 Felicia209
    18-21, F
    Aug 16, 2015

    I Think I'm Like Alice ...

    I think I'm like Alice (from Wonderland) where I give very good advice, but I very seldom follow it.  If someone else was in my situation I would tell them that the choices they're making are just going to lead to heartache.  Being the eternal optimist, I stay in my...
    Plum Plum
    26-30, F
    May 27, 2008

    When I want someone there,

    I will believe just about everything that person tells me. Regardless of the truth. Even when you know it's a lie; a smile ends up on your face to just have them and a part of you disappears. Why does this trade off seem worth it? Why do I not have more self-worth? How much of...
    ITmonkey ITmonkey
    31-35, M
    Apr 17, 2016

    Im Too Trusting

    I have a bad habit-or had the bad habit of trusting too many people, and thinking that they would never hurt you, and what they say is true, But I have learned that is not the case, that they don't care, and that there are some hurtful people out there who don't care about anyone...
    DyinToBeLoved DyinToBeLoved
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 23, 2008

    Oh Well...

    I'm prettty sure i have many a times. It's almost what I end up doing. I like to help others out wherever I can, but each time i do, I ed up hurting myself bnecause i put too much pressure on myself. I mean, I do't like to back down when someone asks for my assitance, especially...
    HellScyth HellScyth
    18-21, M
    Apr 7, 2008
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