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I Thought Forever Meant Forever

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 152 People

    Poison

    You left me in May this year. You were adamant that you'd never come back to me, you collected your things from my flat. You said over and over again how I wasn't the woman you had fallen in love with any longer, with comments that made me feel crap about myself. Was it my fault...
    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 3 Responses Nov 20, 2009

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    It Is Forever

    but the sad thing is death over rides all proimise we make to each other and the only true forever
    rickibrat2 rickibrat2 61-65, M 1 Response Mar 5, 2012

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    The Impossible Dream

    I remember growing up in an age where we were indoctrinated that commitment meant forever.  That was the dream that a lot of people felt would be their destiny.  To find someone and be with them for all time.  But many of us have seen that dream turned into a...
    Michellewhois Michellewhois 56-60 5 Responses Aug 17, 2009

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    ... and Then He Left.

    We had been together 5 years. I thought we would be together forever. I gave him everything, all my love. Then he left me while I was struggling with depression. And yet, I still believe in love. I am a desperate optimist and a hopeless romantic.
    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 7 Responses Sep 27, 2009

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    Thinking and realizing there truly is no

    such thing as "forever"... People use word all the time ...
    MsAnonymous1 MsAnonymous1 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 10, 2014

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    Rubble

    I hate you for doing this to me. I wasn't this desperate wreck before you left me. You pulled the floor from underneath my feet. Everything collapsed and I am trying to rebuild a house out of rubble. I stick on bit of crumbling plaster unto another, and then another, hoping to...
    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 7, 2010

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    I Really Thought....

    I really thought that when you said forever, you meant forever, not till something better came along....
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 31, 2009

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    I look at pictures of chubby guys with boyfriends and realize that, if you're chubby and cute, you're still hot. I'm chubby and 'not cute', so I'm basically ****** over ...
    GayDad1975 GayDad1975 36-40, M 3 hrs ago

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    Maybe it won't be so bad. No one to make me cry, no one to forget my birthday, no one to play my heart as if I'm a means to and end. No more heartache. I can plan any vacation I...
    WonderingWillow11 WonderingWillow11 26-30, F 2 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    Every time I become interested in someone & I tell them, they lose interest right away & bail. Things can be going cool, we talk, laugh but then, overnight it seems like they...
    amantium amantium 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    Unfortunately... That's it. I will be alone forever because nobody likes me.
    xCristiana xCristiana 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Yepps, he's hiding. I'm considering hiring an Indian tracker and putting out an Amber Alert.
    SoulSurfing SoulSurfing 46-50, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Only its not something I am afraid of, but something that I've convinced myself of and gladly accepted. I know that if I die alone it will be my own fault. Why? Because I have no...
    Curlatte3845 Curlatte3845 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Ever since my ex broke up with me I've felt like this.. I just want a guy in my life. :/ I'm good looking and have a good personality but I'm very shy and never really talk to guys...
    turkishaussiegirl98 turkishaussiegirl98 16-17, F 30 Responses 4 days ago

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    The guys I want to be with can't accept me because I have herpes. I totally understand but it's a lonely place to be. Such a bummer. Feel like I'm cursed forever. Blah
    lylely81 lylely81 31-35, F 14 Responses 4 days ago

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    Oh I'm sure there's a pretty good chance some of us will be single forever. I'm trying to start seeing it as just a fact of life. Some of us just aren't going to experience that...
    Satchmappy Satchmappy 22-25, M 14 Responses 6 days ago

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    It really gets to me sometimes. I keep waiting for it to happen but it never does. Maybe I'm meant to be alone?
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    He puts the right people in our path at the right times though. i am learning to let go and God have his way in my social interactions, with Him changing my heart. it is difficult...
    cosmosdrift cosmosdrift 31-35, F 6 days ago

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    I hope I don't sound like I'm bragging, but I know that I'm supposed to do something really big. Yes, I'm complaining about my life being too fast, about people forcing ideas on me...
    rickfreeman15 rickfreeman15 16-17 Aug 26

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    I've had quite a few number of friends in my life so far and sadly I am no longer friends with most of them. To the reader reading this that sounds pretty bad, but honestly...
    agathashelly agathashelly 26-30, F Aug 23

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    Maybe this isn't our time yet. I let fate decide. If we were meant to be, we'll be together. Maybe not now. Maybe not yet.
    Chezsoldierr Chezsoldierr 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    how many people here are still a virgin?
    wiemes wiemes 26-30, M 6 Responses Aug 20

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    I'm tired of being a single lesbian :(
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 20

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    Falling in true love so deep & fast without seeing it coming. Within a months time the love I'd already grown was terrifying. Almost a year & a half has passed since day one, the...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 19

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    So I know it's a good day when I wake up and actually want to get out of bed.
    AlwaysInMyHead247 AlwaysInMyHead247 46-50, M Aug 19

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    All of my friends are at stage of life where they are finding long term relationships and I still haven't found a guy that is even interested in me. I know I'm only 16 but usually...
    emalia924 emalia924 16-17, F 5 Responses Aug 18

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    Whenever I don't particularly have things planned for a day, I can not get up.
    17Olives 17Olives 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    Definitely experienced this recently, my best friend of over 15 years openly admitted to me that she has had ill feelings towards me for a while, while I've always thought she...
    Crazy2LetUknow Crazy2LetUknow 26-30, F Aug 17

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    i just really wish i could dream forever, because my nightmares i dream about... are nothing to the nightmare im living when im awake, im always scared of myself, of what i might...
    GabrielBois95 GabrielBois95 18-21, M Aug 17

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    Who still hangs out with all of their friends from high school? I use to be close with mines but I wasn't so lucky like other people are.
    YourSecretAdmire22 YourSecretAdmire22 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 16

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    find a rich match in datingrichmen.org
    mirandalongfellow mirandalongfellow 26-30, F Aug 16

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    I was married before to the wrong person. The guys I've found attractive and like don't seem to want to talk to me, and I attract creeps or guys only looking for sex. I want a real...
    Redvelvet58 Redvelvet58 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    Wishing I could just curl up into a ball and die
    Sanjana3612 Sanjana3612 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    I too am afraid I'll be single forever. What guy or girl would ever accept the fact I have bathroom accidents?
    clarityy188 clarityy188 18-21, F 20 Responses Aug 14

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    I don't want to exist anymore....
    Queennnnnnn Queennnnnnn 13-15, F Aug 14

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    Have you ever gone outside in the dead of night, looked up into the night sky and just deeply pondered everything. I come from a place where everyone around me is in the same...
    Switchblader Switchblader 13-15 1 Response Aug 14

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    reason for im so limited when it comes to socializing but I wont give up hope
    aaronpayne aaronpayne 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 14

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    I'd like to die asap. I'm disgusted. I don't think i can do anything good. I'm a loser. And I'm lonely
    Vinny09 Vinny09 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 14

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    I seriously think tht i will stay single for lifetime.. Coz guys are jux so typical when they r boyfriends.. They r much better as friends..! Nd i prefer guys best friends...
    Aarya196 Aarya196 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 14

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    People say I'm great, but if I'm so great then why doesn't anyone want to date me? Am I that overqualified for them?
    turkeymachine turkeymachine 16-17, F 6 Responses Aug 14

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    Wish it would happen some day...like sleeping forever and never wake up...life isnt that easier how i thought it would be...if suicide wasnt a sin i would have committed it long...
    Manha95 Manha95 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 14

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