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I 've Been In Love And Betrayed

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    peace2014 peace2014 41-45, F 10 Responses Jan 30

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    Hurting

    The thought of you touching someone else made me sick. Finding out what you did put me in the hospital. My trust, my heart, my sanity, taken in the blink of an eye. You're more than a cheater, you're a thief.
    vivirmivida vivirmivida 18-21, F 13 Responses Dec 3, 2013

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    How Does One Ever Begin To Trust Again?

    How does one ever begin to trust again? They say if you fall off a bike or a horse you should get right back on. What if you break your leg or arm in that fall? Sure that bone will heal in time, but it is not the same as having your heart broken. We give ourselves to others...
    EbonyLady EbonyLady 41-45, F 6 Responses Oct 5, 2012

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    November 11, 2014 I received a call from a lady

    telling me that her husband and my wife were involved in an affair. Her husband had come clean and told her everything. I checked our phone bill and sure enough there were over a thousand text messages and 8.5hrs of calls in just the first 10 days of the new billing cycle. Many...
    jgentry712 jgentry712 46-50, M 15 Responses 2 days ago

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    It was a hard lesson

    for me to learn that someone who says they love me and I've been so close to for years could betray me. It left me wondering if I wanted to even put myself in the position of possibly being hurt again but I came to the conclusion that keeping my heart open to the possibility of...
    didyouseethat didyouseethat 41-45, F 9 Responses Aug 4

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    Sometimes the best way to appreciate something

    is to be without it for a while. But don't push me away and expect me to still be there when you come back.
    ImJustANobody ImJustANobody 26-30, M Apr 27

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    I'd kind of given up on love

    because my life was such a disaster at the time. But I hired a dog walker who turned into my girlfriend who turned into my wife. She was a single mom so I became a father in the deal. I felt so much love I could barely believe it. Then she betrayed me in every way possible. But...
    Pathfinder108 Pathfinder108 41-45, M 4 Responses Dec 12, 2013

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    My last girlfriend before my wife got pregnant

    by another guy. I had an engagement ring in layaway and had an elaborate engagement planned out. It was a pretty devastating event in my life
    jgentry712 jgentry712 46-50, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    I loved this guy, I respected him

    and respected his family and i treated him soo nicely and i never asked him for money or anything, i just wanted him to be happy and I always prayed good things for him. And whenever he was angry about something, i would calm him down, But one day a girl ruined our relationship...
    PrincessSparkles11 PrincessSparkles11 22-25, F 7 Responses Jan 13

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    Yes. Like the many of you ,

    I've been in love and was betrayed by a man I was very much in love with. I couldn't think of a world without him. I trusted him more than myself and had dreams of planning a life together. Until it all came crashing down. One day, like any ordinary day , at a restaurant( our...
    ira01 ira01 26-30, F 5 Responses Oct 19

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    Jackal And Hyde

    I really thought you were the one, but I guess I was wrong. I feel a bit decieved and used. I kind of thought I was with a conn. But we go through life thinking that everything is all good and fine and next minute something happens out of the blue that makes you think twice about...
    dannah777 dannah777 22-25, F 6 Responses May 22, 2012

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    I'm afraid to date again.

    I don't even know where to start and I have trust issues. It's pretty lonely.
    MissinMySon MissinMySon 36-40, M 5 Responses Oct 23

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    I didn’t think I would post about this one

    so soon. But I hate having it hanging over my head so I’m just going to do it. I was with my last boyfriend for 5 years and 9 months. We lived together for the past few years. We broke up about two months ago. We had plans to get married, have children, grow old, everything...
    peachespicnic peachespicnic 22-25, F 21 Responses Mar 26

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    I Read This Somewhere

    “When I got home that night as my wife served dinner, I held her hand and said, I’ve got something to tell you. She sa...t down and ate quietly. Again I observed the hurt in her eyes.Suddenly I didn’t know how to open my mouth. But I had to let her know what I was thinking...
    Angelwithbrokenwingsxo Angelwithbrokenwingsxo 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 28, 2013

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    If you're afraid to be hurt again,

    then you're afraid to be loved again. Don't let hearts that didn't love you, keep you from the one that will.
    ImJustANobody ImJustANobody 26-30, M Apr 30

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    About a few years ago I was going out with this

    guy from school, we were both into each other, had sex a lot but we were quiet about it, no one knew about our relationship but about 8 months into the relationship and I walk into Maths class to find him kissing another women, I dropped my stuff on the floor and I was in shock...
    Mary4you Mary4you 18-21, F 12 Responses Sep 8

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    Betrayal, Another Learning Experience

    It helps you to make decisions that you might otherwise delay when it comes to that person. It makes you not trust them anymore. It helps you to come to terms with the person in your mind with thoughts you may have been struggling with. It gives you a gut perspective about...
    phatnhapi phatnhapi 56-60, F 1 Response Oct 17, 2013

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    So of course I went back to him

    because he swore to me and cried to me he was going to change and begged for another chance. I love him so of course I went back. I found out he has more dating websites. My daughters bday was this month and he was messaging these girls the same day of my daughters bday and...
    Ireallycantsay Ireallycantsay 22-25, F 11 Responses May 8

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    Fool me once, shame on me,

    but the trick is to not get fooled twice. If I never get emotionally attached to anyone again, it'll be too soon. Now that I know myself and my strengths, I am happy to say that I don't need anyone but myself, because in the end, I'm all I need.
    CloseButNoGuitar CloseButNoGuitar 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Worst Feeling Ever...

    Back many moons ago while still in college, I was in a 5 1/2 year long relationship with a woman who upon first meeting, had a 10 month old little girl named Madeleine. After six months of dating, she finally told me that she had a daughter as I was always wondering why we were...
    idlewatcher idlewatcher 31-35, M 37 Responses Sep 1, 2010

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    I keep wanting to text him.

    Its hard for me to understand how he can shut down ten years of love to be with someone else without any kind of mourning period. Im have a hard time cutting all mental ties, why is it so seemingly easy for him? I knew we were not doing good anymore, I let my issues put a strain...
    sleepingbeauty13 sleepingbeauty13 26-30, F 6 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    It's been 7 years. She cheated.

    I forgave. She left. Since then I've come to know that she was cheating all our married life. I don't love her anymore. In fact, I rarely think of her, and I've grown to the point where I wish her no harm and have no ill will. However, I do wonder if I'll ever truly be in love...
    CaliforniaDr CaliforniaDr 36-40, M 5 Responses Jul 23

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    My heart was shredded & minced,

    then placed back inside my chest with the expectation that it should somehow know how to beat again.
    kittysaurus kittysaurus 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 6

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    I found out my boyfriend had a relationship

    with another woman and so in love with her.. My heart broke... I cried out loud... I'm hurt... So hurt... My heart broken into pieces ...
    vavaeast vavaeast 31-35, F 11 Responses Nov 8

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    Six years ago, I dated a terrible person.

    Sure, he was sweet and loving at first - the perfect guy - but not long after we started dating, he changed. He was verbally abusive, calling me every horrible name you can think of. He'd stay out late almost every night claiming he was "hanging out with friends", when he was...
    AmayaTsuki AmayaTsuki 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 27

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    I was with this guy and he told me he loved me

    more then anything and we were really happy for a little while then he started being weird and not wanting me to call him, he wanted to call me and if I didn't answer he would get at first sad then pissed at me. I brushed it off but like 4 months into the relationship I noticed...
    tigersfan195 tigersfan195 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 19

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    I'm STILL in love with the person

    that hurt me the most. She cheated, we broke up, and she's with someone else. We still fool around and I let it happen. I don't know how to be strong enough to let go sometimes. When I look at the big picture... She cheated on me... And now she cheats on the one one she is with...
    magicalaughter magicalaughter 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 12

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    A Married Man, A Girlfriend, And Being A Mistress Without Knowing It - How Did I Get Myself Into This Mess? It Was All Because Of Love!!!

    Ohhhhhh *sigh*... How do I even begin telling my story?? It will definitely be a long one! Well, let's start by telling you that I thought I met my "soul mate" while I was in another country learning how to make Asian baked goods. To be able to fall in love with someone so...
    aziansunshine aziansunshine 31-35, F 4 Responses Nov 7, 2012

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    A new survey has revealed

    that one 25% of women prefer to be with men 10+ years older than they are, while one third of men prefer to be with women 10+ years younger than them.The study, conducted by online younger women older men dating site www.agemeet.com , collected data from 53,233 users with the...
    Katycc11 Katycc11 26-30, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I consider myself pretty easy to get along with

    and because of this I get a lot of people claiming to date me or want to date me (online of course). While these are fun and games most of the time just waiting for them to forget me I do take real relationships very seriously. Though I've had many flings I think I've been in...
    Plungeintoadream Plungeintoadream 18-21, F Nov 2

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    I loved you, you loved me.

    I never stopped but you betrayed me. I still love you even now but I can't ever see you again. WE both need to move on after all we did to each other. I will always love you but this is too much.
    Droy7 Droy7 13-15, M Oct 23

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    Don't get I to a relationship

    if you can't give it your all. Your absolute 100%. Relationships take work. There must be love, trust, honesty, faith, understanding, and loyalty. If you can't do any of that, you're setting yourself up for failure and to hurt the other person.
    Philli8807 Philli8807 26-30, F 2 Responses May 30

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    in this vulnerable moment,

    all I want is someone to hold me silently, without saying a word, for as long as I need.
    evynray evynray 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    You told me you loved me

    and promised me you wouldn't break my hear... but guess what!!... You broke up with me and are watching me fall... Hope you have fun because I'm about to take the knife to my throat.
    Beatenrodent Beatenrodent 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 17

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    akirayuuki akirayuuki 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 7

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    I really need someone to talk too.

    I had a fight with my boyfriend yesterday and he hasn't called me to say sorry or anything. I just need someone to talk too. It's too much on my heart, I'm gonna break. It's sad I can't even talk to him.
    LE17 LE17 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 9

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    I was so young when I went down the isle with

    him and said, "I do." He never told me he had been with many while we were engaged. I was just a silly girl. Not until a few years ago did I get this information. He had been in contact with an old girlfriend the whole entire time. And that now explains why I have been in a...
    HisMsAdler HisMsAdler 41-45, F 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    I was gullible and a vulnerable queen to

    promises. Perhaps, it is because I had this craving that no one else could feed but the man that took the vows with me. I only wanted a complete family. I don't want my children to heal a deep-seethed emptiness which is beyond measure. I did not only love but was fooled. I was...
    4BlackForest 4BlackForest 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 19

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    Of All The Love Stories, I Like Ours The Best

    That's what she told me on our last anniversary. I gave her almost 22 years, how could I have been so blind that I didn't see the writing on the walls? I worked no less than 80 hours a week as a Paramedic so that she could stay home with our children. I thought everything was...
    michael1971 michael1971 41-45, M 11 Responses Oct 31, 2013

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    I was living wit a guy we were engaged

    for almost a yr til one day I came home early to surprise him but come to my surprise he was married to his babymomma n she was pregnant wit there second child smh #painfordays
    cecegee1990 cecegee1990 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 10

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    Have You Ever Been In Love....and Betrayed??

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    genglicious genglicious 26-30, F 14 Responses Sep 1, 2010

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    Let me just get a reality check.

    If the woman who you had a child with married another man you had no idea she'd been with and told him that your child was his. Then told you to **** off. Would you EVER give that woman another chance? What if it likely was your only chance at being in your son's life?
    MissinMySon MissinMySon 36-40, M 3 Responses Nov 8

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    I was in love.. we been up

    and down since we had a miscarriage.. I tried to end our relationship for about year.. we hit bottom. He begged me to give him 2months to change and to become happy again.. I told him I am forcing you to stay.. if you want to leave, please leave. He insisted he loved me and...
    missjdragon20 missjdragon20 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 29

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    How was I betrayed in love?

    No, my wife did not cheat on me, as far as I know. I feel betrayed by her lies. Many little lies pertaining to our money and how she spends it. Little amounts and bigger amounts, all unaccounted for. We had a budget that we made together. She has never been able to abide...
    Aeonian Aeonian 51-55, M 7 Responses Jun 14

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    I found this recently

    and want to share. I did not write it--I can't remember who did: " If someone wants you in their life, they’ll make room for you. You shouldn’t have to fight for a spot. Never, ever insist yourself to someone who continuously overlooks your worth."
    Sinfulkisses869 Sinfulkisses869 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 10

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    After 3 years, he cheated on me in Afghanistan.

    I gave him everything. And he cheated on me. Not just like a one night stand type of thing...he told everyone we were broken up and was dating a girl in his unit in Afghanistan for about 3 months. It truly broke my heart. That was the last time I was going to give him a second...
    ObviouslyAlex ObviouslyAlex 18-21, F 15 Responses Dec 10, 2013

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    I was with a girl named Suzie

    for a little over 2 years. I could go into detail about our relationship, but at this point, I don't want to bring up all that pointless ****. Long story short, she ****** some guy she was in school with. After I found out (she didn't know I did), instead of breaking up with her...
    hockeyfanm13 hockeyfanm13 22-25, M Oct 19

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    The one that I love with all my soul

    and being left me all alone without warning. I feel nothing but anger right now and it sucks that I have to go through this alone. Why did you leave me and never even said sorry knowing how much I loved you? Why did you break my heart into pieces and left me to clean it up? You...
    rayray87 rayray87 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 2

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    It sucks when you miss

    that person so much that you look through old photos, old text messages, even old statuses. And it brings a smile to your face, but then the hurt comes back and you know you shouldn't be looking back, but you can't help it because they really meant something to you and you...
    ImJustANobody ImJustANobody 26-30, M 3 Responses May 4

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    back in 2013, I met my first love

    and we've been together like 3 month. I still remember the first time he came to my life and said that he will love me forever but I could never imagine that his 'forever' is going to be that short. One day, he told something ti my best friend he said that he is in live with her...
    despressedfatgirl despressedfatgirl 13-15, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Twice. When I was 14,

    my first (and so far only "official") gf revealed to me after we'd dated for two weeks that she was two-timing me, and that she only said she'd date me because she "felt sorry for me". Then in Freshman year of college, I fell deeply in love with a girl from my math class. I told...
    mhenson144 mhenson144 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 7

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