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I Think Its Okay To Not Be Okay

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    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 18-21, F Nov 5, 2012

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    It's OKAY To Not Be Okay.

    It's okay to be unset. It's okay to be angry. It's okay to feel stuck. It's okay to feel confused. It's okay to feel lonely. It's okay to feel hurt. It's okay to cry. It's okay to not be okay. Above all, be kind to yourself and refuse to let negative feelings/thoughts trigger you...
    wadawada11 wadawada11 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 12, 2013

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