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I Want My Feelings to Matter

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    Live Our Own Lives

    Lives are your own. Nobody should control it.They should tell you how to dress, how to act, what religion you are, what people to hang out with. It's wrong.It's like they're taking pieces away from your puzzle.He's taking away my friends because they have piercings, or they have...
    TruthIsYetToCome TruthIsYetToCome 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 29, 2012

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    Meanies

    Ever since this somebody found my papers, a paper that was due that day back to my "friend", a "friend" i see every week or so, I've been teased, I'm used to being strong, Being dyslexic, having a personality disorder, being bipolar, and everything else i have isn't a laughing...
    TruthIsYetToCome TruthIsYetToCome 13-15, F Jan 17, 2013

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    It s holiday today and i have just seen Inception at home, finally i have got the time to see this movie which was on theatre more than 5 years ago. Feeling lucky to have seen it...
    Ssslm Ssslm 26-30, F 1 Response 27 mins ago

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    I'm very assuming that my life here isn't easy I just think the way I am and I think someday I'll be out here and never return. so I was like a hard rock in the past I can't feel...
    aereuz2 aereuz2 16-17, M 2 hrs ago

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    I don't expect others to blindly accept me and not have some of their own personal standards. I like to surround myself with people who realize and enjoy the fact that life is...
    ProcessOfBecoming ProcessOfBecoming 18-21, T 3 hrs ago

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    Not sure what's going on with my feelings. I have been seeing this man and everything has been perfect so far. This upcoming weekend I positive were going to make our relationship...
    redheadedmelly redheadedmelly 26-30, F 4 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    How to Decide What to Do with Your Life ( this is lifehacker's post btw im just copied it here because i liked it alot ) When you're young, the world is your oyster and...
    deeptastic deeptastic 18-21, M 16 hrs ago

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    I want to share my experience of the dark night of the soul. So basically it was a time of purging old belief system, feelings and energies. It was like you can't hold onto it...
    Dana1111 Dana1111 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I can't understand why Bombarder needs to protect her money so closely: she always makes sure she absolutely doesn't spend a penny she could dispense with. She never prepares a...
    ExileMyself ExileMyself 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I met someone like that once. His name was Randy. He knew I struggled with mental illnesses and rook advantage of it every moment I spent with him. He would always say I was the...
    Nmetb Nmetb 22-25, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    More and more often I want to delete my accounts from everywhere, alsolutely. Here, from FB, VK, mail.ru to leave no trace of myself in the Net. Because my life is so miserable now...
    Tourion Tourion 22-25, M 2 days ago

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    Man, I wish people would stop looking for reasons why we shouldn't feel. THEN justifying themselves for "knowing better" It's a dominant way to control what isn't meant to be...
    Everyheartbeat Everyheartbeat 26-30 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Talk about a bad day. Funny thing is every single thing that made me feel bad came from someone else's words or actions. Why do I care so much? I hate that I am so soft. I think...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F 5 days ago

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    i still cant figure out what i truly want most of time i am romantic lost in thoughts but when i think imagine myself with someone in future i feel weird like my core is...
    lostpagesofM lostpagesofM 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Ok this statement couldn't be more true. My post is going to be a confusing one.. As some of you have read my past posts I seem to still love someone who clearly doesn't want me...
    Beanbella Beanbella 31-35, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    Why does everything have to progressively get worse? I miss when my life had more meaning. When I could say "I'm OK" without lying. I'm too tired to continue this pointless fight...
    somniatorlupus somniatorlupus 18-21, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I used to be open about my feelings-until I wised up and realized that the common thread in human nature is self interest. Anytime you show the slightest amount of vulnerability to...
    sambular1313 sambular1313 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I want to talk to people and unload my feelings. Feel some love, get some advice or just simply be listened. I have a deteriorating mental health and i am in a abusive, traumatic...
    superkates superkates 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I was just informed that a very good friend of mine is having a kid. I'm feeling very conflicted about the news. On one hand, I want to be happy for him. Kids are supposed to be a...
    AmayaTsuki AmayaTsuki 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 30

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    As always, my feelings always end up hurt. I know we live worlds apart and it would be hard. There's no denying that I have feelings. whether you know it or not you very quickly...
    Englishrose93 Englishrose93 22-25, F Jan 30

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    Here's how to spot it!1. You feel on-edge around this person, but you still want them to like you. You find yourself writing off most of their questionable behavior as accidental...
    Grace2U Grace2U 66-70, F 2 Responses Jan 29

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    1. I'm not a feminist. I'm not a meninist. I support "human rights". -What does this means? That I do not follow feminist ideology, nor this frankenstein online joke of meninism...
    oneiric13 oneiric13 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 29

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    So recap on the earlier situation. I'm not best at second chances but I took the time I needed and perhaps I overreacted on the situation. I think I hurt his feelings because he...
    Prettyinpink33 Prettyinpink33 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    Although years have gone by ,i will always remember my art teacher in school.im going to refer to him as John. When i was at secondary school i hadnt been there long when i...
    thetideisturning000 thetideisturning000 36-40, F Jan 27

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    I am completely confused about my feelings. I can't believe I found an experience called this'. I know for most they will interpret the title to refer to romantic feelings about a...
    QuestionMarks QuestionMarks 41-45, F 2 Responses Jan 26

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    I'm not sure exactly how to word all this, but I'll do my best. First off I'd like to say that I am the type of person that wants everyone around me to be happy. It's less...
    sweetgem8 sweetgem8 41-45, F 6 Responses Jan 25

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    People that are empaths. We all see the world differently. Remember that outrageous lottery pot ? Everyone was talking about what to do with the money how to handle the money. I...
    Forsakenbeauty33 Forsakenbeauty33 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 25

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    Place your hand over your heart. You feel that? That is called purpose. You’re alive for a reason, so don’t ever give up.The person who completes suicide, dies once...
    Grace2U Grace2U 66-70, F Jan 23

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    If anybody wants to know somebody who isn't afraid to talk about how they feel (regardless of gender). I'm one of those people, feel free to message me, I'll reply to everyone no...
    Dubscalibur Dubscalibur 18-21, M Jan 22

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    I want to talk to you. I really do. A day without asking something feels so blue. When I send that message though, the feelings changed. No, I resist the shift and deny the pain...
    Tripnotic Tripnotic 18-21, M Jan 21

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    Dear D, I refuse to **** the wrong people. Slide my tongue in the wrong mouths. I won't sip one too many drinks or flirt with someone who reminds me of you. No matter how much he...
    LavenderDarling LavenderDarling 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 21

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    So I found some old journals from different ages . Elementary .. Middle .. High school .. And beyond . And it's crazy because every notebook/diary spoke about the same concept...
    BeverlyPills BeverlyPills 18-21, F Jan 21

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    I ended up marrying a man 30 years older than me and I regret it every day. I was 16 when we meet and it was just 3 months after losing my mother who I was extremely close to. We...
    PeyMae PeyMae 22-25, F Jan 21

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    Someone accused me here (in a pm) that I think I'm better then others, and that in fact I'm not.. I agree, I am NOT better, there is no such thing as a better or less better human...
    Ariaspark Ariaspark 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 21

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    Okay so this friend of mine is also my roomie and she's kinda mean sometimes, but kind other times. I sometimes am very confused as to what she really wants, to me to go or stay a...
    stabbedtoceasersalad stabbedtoceasersalad 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 21

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    It's a tad pathetic to admit, even on EP, but I dreamed of being Miss America when I was 5 and to this day, still feel like my mind, or maybe more precisely, my soul is best...
    mickitg mickitg 41-45, T 1 Response Jan 19

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    Confusion At times I feel, I have let you go. And other times, I feel like I must know. So in my confusion, I check and see. If you have the same, ****** up feelings as me. I...
    Luke5150 Luke5150 36-40, M Jan 19

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    I met this girl about 7 months ago, we talked for one night, and even after that one night i felt like i was in a trance, or really attached to her. I think it may be because she...
    HiiroTenshi HiiroTenshi 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 19

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    I dare you to read all this I'm actually an astonishingly normal person, but I'm also quite quirky if I do say so myself 1. I like to use intelligent sounding words, but my...
    AngelAmongClouds AngelAmongClouds 13-15, F 6 Responses Jan 18

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    Hi everyone my name is James and the truth of the matter is that I like to wear ladies clothes. Only 2 people know but both moved and I'm afraid to tell anyone I mean I have close...
    james452 james452 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 16