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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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    You said you moved two states away. And less than a month later, you're back and contacting me. I HATE YOU AND DON'T WANT YOU IN MY LIFE. But, because you're so mentally ill and a...
    spectralthoughts spectralthoughts 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Do you everything about all the foreign places that you've ever wanted to go and how there are people just like you living in walking distance of that attraction and it holds no...
    VerucaRose VerucaRose 22-25, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I use to weight 320 pounds. Once I became pregnant with my son and learned I had gestational diabetes I knew I had to lose. When my son was born I was 220 pounds. I kept losing...
    RWatts RWatts 31-35, F 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I want to share my pictures but I am not sure where to start. They are still a but raw too (emotionally and in 'finish') I will continue to try to do them and worry about the rest...
    dispossessed dispossessed 46-50, F 5 hrs ago

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    no matter what i do i'll never be skinny :( i wanna go back to being under 100 those were the best days of my life :(
    hypnoticz hypnoticz 18-21, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I feel like taking all the pills I have. I feel like doing something bad. I cant handle this anymore. I am so sorry that I am doing this but I think it is for the best. Thanks to...
    scorpionqueen56 scorpionqueen56 22-25, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    No matter what evil is put on me The Lord helps me though it..
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    Even to herself. Just so everyone is clear from the outset, this is not a complaint, nor is it an indictment of my friend (I call her than, because she really is my friend - my...
    tdguy tdguy 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 28

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    I am 24 years old and just got out of a four year relationship with a 46 year old man. I met this guy in college when I was a fresh faced 20 year old. It was infatuation at first...
    freebird24 freebird24 22-25, F Apr 1

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 8

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    It seems most posts on here have to do with relationships. Obviously a relationship full of lies is not a relationship that will last. I believe that honesty is very critical in a...
    HappyandSad20 HappyandSad20 18-21, F Apr 10

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    It suckssssss. They say you'll always love your "first love" but this is ridiculous. No matter what I always find myself missing him or thinking about him and it's kinda annoying...
    93rp 93rp 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    Hi all, thanks for reading i hope you can offer some words of wisdom to a girl who is stuck! I can't tell you where all the time has gone - but in 2007, now 7 years ago a boy I...
    sulkypuss101 sulkypuss101 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I just want to be important to someone, you know, to matter to them, to feel needed. Not wanted, wanted is a desire. I want to know, to feel, that if I suddenly disappeared, you...
    parkerropes parkerropes 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 26

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    Do you want to have tea? Are you happy? Yes I need a friend. Friendships can be a lot more intimate than relationships anyway You’re like summer. Just… fun What are you feeling...
    savethem89 savethem89 22-25 Apr 9

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    As many of you already know, I have lost both my mother and my best friend to cancer. The thing about cancer, specially in the final stages, is that you know the end is coming, and...
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 20 Responses Mar 28

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    So this is what i recently got from this French Girl. Hello Monic When I think of you My heart explodes with a thousand words Running through my body To my right hand and...
    BSIMTC BSIMTC 18-21, F Apr 3

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    I have trouble expressing myself. I have trouble thinking of putting my feelings and thoughts into words and sentences and it's been a huge drag on my confidence. I feel like I can...
    asian327 asian327 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    I feel like I've spoken about this in a previous story, but then again maybe I haven't. Most of the times I'm a carefree happy person. I try to laugh or make others laugh by making...
    lifesize lifesize 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    no matter what i always put my loved ones first, doesnt matter if they treat me like **** im always going to try to make them happy and help them before i even try to ask for help...
    pudgyXadorable pudgyXadorable 16-17, F Apr 6

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    We met when i was 16 and he was 17. Dated for 3 yrs and got married right after i graduated high school. During my last year in HS he joined the military. we stayed together and...
    PerdidaPorEl PerdidaPorEl 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    We met when i was 16 and he was 17. Dated for 3 yrs and got married right after i graduated high school. During my last year in HS he joined the military. we stayed together and...
    PerdidaPorEl PerdidaPorEl 26-30, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    id love to have someone care enough to chase me (not literally) when I run from my feelings. to tell me its going to be ok. to tell me they need me. to make me accept their...
    hallowedwillow hallowedwillow 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    my parents are very overprotective. Like to the point where my opinion doesnt matter. Its hard to explain but I'm not really allowed to be myself until I'm 18. But at least this...
    allytoledo allytoledo 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    i'm in quite a complicated situation so i'll explain from the very beginning. i'll change the names because i want this to stay confidential. i am a girl currently aged 17, and...
    e197x e197x 16-17 Mar 23

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    I think about death a lot, almost everyday now. I wonder what it would feel like to feel nothing, no pain, stress, nothing. I have attempted suicide twice. I feel alone in this...
    WolfChild12 WolfChild12 16-17, F Apr 2

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    “Pain never leaves us, scar tissue is simply a band aid” Shredded tendrils of grey matter cling to the sides of the now empty paths of my mind, The jagged thoughts born from...
    peanutman27 peanutman27 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 6

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    And I wish I was one of those people, I wish I can be honest about my feelings with people without being afraid to hurt them. I hide my negative feelings from people, I don't want...
    Alitakate Alitakate 18-21, F 10 Responses Mar 28

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    IT'S THE BEST WAY! I am as in general nobody knows when I'm upset/ depress etc… When I was suffering with depression I had to tell mum that I'm depress as she had no idea! My...
    MilweePisces MilweePisces 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 10

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    They say feelings change and that if you feel down that its okay because feelings are not permanent. They fluctuate. Well, today I have felt down. confused. puzzled. Every time I...
    moorelove3168 moorelove3168 18-21 1 Response 3 days ago

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    One thing, I don’t know why It doesn’t even matter how hard you try Keep that in mind, I designed this rhyme To remind myself how I tried so hard In spite of the way you were...
    RubieeCeee RubieeCeee 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    As much as I try not to have it happens my ex-crush keeps appearing in my dreams. The latest one is weird because I was shaving his chin...I won't get that close to him again. Even...
    meleternal meleternal 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    I was always very open with my life on this site. I used to share my fears, dreams, feelings, desires and experiences with the EP community. Some not so nice members thought it...
    hadyourchance hadyourchance 31-35, F 7 Responses 2 days ago

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    It sucks when you're ignored by the person whose attention is the only thing you want in the world. Ever since this girl first walked into our school, I couldn’t take my eyes...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M 3 Responses Apr 2

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
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    I met him at 18 on the second day of college. Started dating a few weeks later, with him cheating on his long-term girlfriend. Broke up several times and got back together because...
    zkjk1112 zkjk1112 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 20

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    I used to want to have a baby when I was younger (well,in the future,of course),but realized some of my reasons for wanting one weren't so good.I've done a lot of changing and now...
    SparklyRain SparklyRain 18-21, F Mar 27

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    Sometimes I think about it just for karma, if someone hurt my feelings I'll hurt myself and they'd somehow feel it later cuz karma will punish them. Crazy idea right? You know why...
    GrumpyGrouchy GrumpyGrouchy 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 2

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    my spouse bought a cologne that he says he wears just for me. but this past weekend he wore it to a family gathering that I wasnt going to. he does have other colognes. my feelings...
    Neverthoughtit Neverthoughtit 46-50, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    I met this guy a while ago and we started texting and flirting. We even hung out once. I catched feelings and so did he (as he told me) I even asked his bestfriend if it was true...
    unthinkablesoul unthinkablesoul 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    It sucks when you're ignored by the person whose attention is the only thing you want in the world. Ever since this girl first walked into our school, I couldn’t take my eyes...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 2

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    It sucks when you're ignored by the person whose attention is the only thing you want in the world. Ever since this girl first walked into our school, I couldn’t take my eyes...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 2

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    It sucks when you're ignored by the person whose attention is the only thing you want in the world. Ever since this girl first walked into our school, I couldn’t take my eyes...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 2

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 3

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 3

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 3