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I Used to Be Depressed and Still Get Depressed Sometimes

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    I'm a huge Packer fan. Stockholder. Been to many games. I don't want to go into all the detail about the game with Seattle but if you are a football fan you know what I'm...
    steverick steverick 56-60, M 6 Responses Jan 20

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    I still sometimes think I'm crazy for still being in love with my ex. It's really hard to let go and I think it's because we been friends longer than we been together. Now when we...
    itslala840 itslala840 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 22

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    I’m not sure how to start this and if someone will ever read this, but I need to get it off my chest. My name is Anna, I am 18 years old and I've been suffering from depression...
    azarr azarr 18-21, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I was probably the coldest kid on the planet. I got a kick out of hurting people for no reason and it made me feel really good. A bully would be the right word. I couldn't help it...
    anonamanda001 anonamanda001 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 20

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    I’m a college freshman, and I can easily say that these first few months of my new life have been unbearable. My boyfriend and I dated for a year, and he was my best friend...
    lalarose lalarose 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    I have changed a lot I went from a depressed (but well hidden depression) naturally red head that was fat and with really great self a steam to a what my parents would call goth...
    XXbloodisforeverXX XXbloodisforeverXX 13-15, F 19 hrs ago

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    Even in the midst of ******** that are blocking the view. It's just a hard thing to rap my head around nowadays. After all the failed attempts at having a good, healthy...
    GhostBride GhostBride 18-21, F 43 mins ago

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    I don't know what to do. I'm still being checked for scars, but it's not helping. My eyes are heavy but I can't cry. I can't cut. I feel too bad. I don't know what to do. I don't...
    AveiraAmaria AveiraAmaria 18-21, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    The worse thing about being depressed and lonely is not knowing that no one cares about you but knowing that no one will try to care.
    paradisiacal paradisiacal 16-17, F 15 hrs ago

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    They aren't 'just cold' in the middle of summer. It wasn't 'just the cat" who left perfect parallel lines on their wrists. They aren't 'just hungry' and they didn't 'already eat...
    callmeLys callmeLys 13-15, F 14 hrs ago

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    I'm scared..I can't cut...I can't cry....I don't want a therapist and I don't want to contact the Suicide Prevention Lifeline... What should I do? I'm completely depressed and want...
    SpectrumOfTears SpectrumOfTears 13-15, F 2 hrs ago

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    No, This Is Not A Troll Account - To all those who claim a troll is running my accounts on here and on Deviantart, I assure you that this is indeed the real me. I have not died...
    Monstermaster13 Monstermaster13 22-25, M 15 hrs ago

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    I've been almost two years clean and still going strong <3
    walkedloyal walkedloyal 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    Feeling depressed lately. Not really sure why. Wishing I felt motivated and happy. But instead I seem to be tired and in pain, and just unhappy. My husband seems to be happy, he's...
    st4rshine st4rshine 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    Producing Productive Products We are the products, of the products, that we bought up, we were brought up, to buy up, a diet, of electronics, our narcotics, are HiDef hypnotic...
    AaronLA AaronLA 31-35, M 19 hrs ago

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    I hate my father, he had a spat at me, in a violent type because I'm born truthful and till date he thinks he owns, so to get me to even agree on his thoughts after all he put me...
    Insanefizz08 Insanefizz08 36-40, F 16 hrs ago

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    Well, hey! People make mistakes, I actually don't like this statement bc what makes you think that a non virgin doesn't have morals? I know this one girl who'd done it a bunch of...
    slimvince slimvince 18-21, M 10 hrs ago

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    well..thats the real of me that still no one around me knew about it..
    denez denez 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I never have any energy. I'm like a zombie. I feel lifeless. I basically live in my bed and have for 6 - 7 years. It's hard for me to do small and necessary tasks. My motivation is...
    cutemuffin524 cutemuffin524 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I met him when I was 19. We got married when I was 20. We've been married a little over a year and already I can see my husband loving me less and less. I was born and raised in...
    marriedyoungandconfused marriedyoungandconfused 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 3

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    Does anyone else get short bursts of depression? Sometimes I am really happy, and then all of a sudden, I get really depressed. All I want to to be alone, but not lonely. I feel...
    Newgirl00 Newgirl00 13-15, F 4 Responses Jan 8

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    It's weird to admit that. Actually it's almost scary to admit being depressed. Until recently I couldn't even form the words 'I'm depressed', and honestly I still have trouble...
    TrappedInAWonderland TrappedInAWonderland 16-17, F 3 Responses Jan 10

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    Today was my 17th birthday and just like last year, I did nothing on my bday, I was sad I didn't hangout with anyone and I was home with my family. I got presents and I'm grateful...
    itscarolina27 itscarolina27 16-17, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    it's always on and of . im starting to wonder if depression ever truly goes away. I thought my meds were working and I was getting better and then all of a sudden one afternoon I...
    EnjoyTheSilenceX EnjoyTheSilenceX 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 1

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    No one likes me. I have indeed let them down. The question is now, "Do I leave while they drown?" If I am already dead should I save the living? I am never not afraid. I am always...
    treegurl94 treegurl94 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 1

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    Could be taking a chance by posting this but Idc at this point.... So I'm talking to this guy who is amazing in every way and has some faults but don't we all and I just don't know...
    ArtisticLife ArtisticLife 16-17, F Jan 11

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    I do not understand who I am sometimes or my nonchalant attitude in such important times. How can I be so insensitive or irresponsible. My life is only consumed by guilt. I wish to...
    cremedelafraiche cremedelafraiche 16-17, F Jan 11

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    Should Cells be used in class? ---------------------------------- Well... it depends. It depends on what you're using it for. Yeah, there are quite the plethora of us who sneak a...
    HannahMarieX HannahMarieX 18-21 Jan 14

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    This is my first time back to this website in over four years. I have been trying to fight my depression other ways. Lets just say it hasn't been working. The last time I was on...
    SecretAbby SecretAbby 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Hi I suffer from hard to deal with ocd, when I was diagnosed about 7 years ago I was really struggling and my binge drinking got even worst and I used alcohol as a means to deal...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jan 13

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    Everywhere I go I don't belong Everywhere I go I am lonely Everywhere I go I am ignored Everywhere I go I am talked about Everywhere I go I am depressed All I want to do is die...
    Newgirl00 Newgirl00 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 14

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    I love my boy to bits but in last few days I've been ill I asked him to do dishes. 3 days later dishes are still in the sink. He doesn't go to college and help bring money in. It...
    Myalee Myalee 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    Sometimes I just lose control..
    littlejxoxo littlejxoxo 26-30, F 4 hrs ago

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    I really do think i'm depressed. My guardian won't take me to a doctor to see if something is wrong with me because she says i'll just use it as an excuse for the rest of my life...
    ImYourLady ImYourLady 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 1

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    I hate woman some times , especially well educated , successful woman who want their cake and eat it . If you want a man to treat you like a gentle man should, then it works both...
    beastman111 beastman111 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 14

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    I don't what I'm going to do with my life. I'm failing school when I used to be a straight a student. I try studying but I have a hard time being able to focus. Even when I do...
    IntrovertedKat IntrovertedKat 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    I've been depressed for a long time now. I wish that my mom and dad thought about having kids before actually having me. I wish I wasn't born because everyone blames me for...
    WeirdOtaku WeirdOtaku 18-21, M 3 Responses Jan 16

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    I wanted to kill myself a few years ago. I hated the person I was and the choices I made. I made mistakes that I have to live with still but I can't take them back. I woke up one...
    GirlInTheMountains GirlInTheMountains 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 20

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    As i was in kindergarten , i was a normal little girl who spoke to anyone and was the loud one who had many friends. Some time around the middle of kindergarten, i stopped talking...
    giselle2290 giselle2290 18-21, F Jan 23

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    I used to have this best friend named Audrey. We were best friends for 5 years. Audrey made me feel special and like I belong. We had many good memories and we also had a lot of...
    kostchuk kostchuk 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It's been like that for so long now that I literally have no more emotion, no joke, I feel like an empty shell all the time, but the thing is its like a defense mechanism. If you...
    Aphrodite14 Aphrodite14 13-15, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    my best friend hasen't txted me back, or kik-ed me back for the entire winter break. i'm so depressed and i really miss her a lot, idk WTF to do, he sister will only talk to me for...
    DaveEatsToast DaveEatsToast 13-15, M Jan 3

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    Don't read this thanks. I get depressed a lot of times. My social anxiety is through the roof and far worse than it was a year ago. Are they going to fix all of my problems and...
    Mittons Mittons 18-21 Jan 3

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    I have been feeling depressed for so many years now I'd rather not count, but I am really starting to question will ever get any bettet for me. As every time I allow myself to...
    dstarbuck dstarbuck 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 6

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    At first I did not know I am depressed. I was just...sad, and completely lack motivation in everything. My chest always feels heavy?not literally?and it is like having a dark and...
    littleowlet littleowlet 13-15, F 3 Responses Jan 11

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