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I Want Someone to Lean On When Things Go Bad

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    Someone to Lean On

    I have been the leaning post for so long. I'm ******* sick of it. Just for once, I'd like somebody, in the flesh ( At 18, at least, 28-29 would be better) who II could ******* lean on. I'm sick of being everybody else's hanky. But all the same, I don't think I could do...
    Socklord Socklord 31-35, M 3 Responses Nov 3, 2008

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    Well Yeah

    I think everyone needs someone to lean on sometimes. I know I sure do. It's hard going through this mess called life on your own. Sometimes you just need someone there for you. I wish I had someone like that.
    Melody08 Melody08 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 22, 2008

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    i sing this song when i am down..........   Bill withers---lean on me Sometimes, in our lives We all have pain, we all have sorrow But, if we are wise We know that theres always tomorrow Lean on me, when youre not strong And Ill be your friend, Ill help you carry...
    ccdo ccdo 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 20, 2009

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    And They, In Turn, ...

    ...can rest assured that I will always be there for them when they need me.
    eleanorssong eleanorssong 56-60, F Nov 29, 2011

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    I Don't Always Have to Be Strong

    Life has been very trying lately. Emotions have been rather intense due a lot of factors in my life and also in the life of someone very dear to me.  I was being strong for my friend and felt good about this. Still do more than ever.  My life has been demanding. ...
    dartist dartist 56-60, F 3 Responses Jul 4, 2009

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    when you want that one person so bad it hurts but theyre so far away but even that makes it worse. when you want that one person you think about them all night and then dream about...
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    I want someone who I can tell anything. Preferably female. So far the people I've met just want to flirt or kiss me or something. I'd like someone who I can talk to about random...
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    So lately I've been prescribed anti-depressants, I have to go to CBT, counselling and a specialist team every week because I'm 'of danger to myself'. I know I don't have it worse...
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    I really want someone I can tell everything and I can trust and who will actually care about me and stuff I am tired of being being fake and saying they care and don't and then...
    meredithcher meredithcher 16-17, F 8 Responses Oct 4

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    I just want someone to talk to. Someone who will talk throughout the day.. And about anything. Except no sexy talk. Preferably around the same age-I'm 23.
    jmas22 jmas22 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Ill be honest instead of throwing out a bunch of BS. I just want someone to give me money.
    Sabr3na Sabr3na 36-40, F 3 Responses Sep 22

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    I want someone to be 100 myself with so secrets no harsh judgement it would be nice. THEN only then would I have a true BEST friend. So, for now Ill tell all here. one. I LONG to...
    DarkgoddessLee DarkgoddessLee 22-25, F 7 Responses Oct 6

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    I know there are people I COULD tell everything to, but I want someone I feel comfortable telling everything to. My friends and I are changing into different people, they don't...
    noavailablenames noavailablenames 16-17, F 4 Responses Oct 9

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    I want someone to talk with. I will talk to anyone. Feel free to message :).
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    Hi, I am new to ep and just want someone to talk to really. I am a teen girl with regular interests. Send me a message if you want. 👌
    Leeaaah Leeaaah 13-15, F 8 Responses a week ago

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    I feel so out it of it and I want someone new for once, a stranger.
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    I want someone to love me a bf
    yourbeautifulValerie yourbeautifulValerie 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I've always wanted someone who I can talk too about anything without judging me, there's something's I rather not share with my friends and I find it easier talking to strangers
    Meena18 Meena18 18-21, F 10 Responses 2 days ago

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    1. I have two brothers and two sisters. 2. I'm the second youngest in my family. 3. I have two best friends and we end up doing the weirdest things together like dancing to...
    channy205 channy205 16-17, F 2 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    1. I am diagnosed with five mental disorders, but remain sort of functional. 2. My doctors and therapists are wonderful people. 3. If Jesus had been a woman, that woman would...
    BluCrystal BluCrystal 41-45 5 days ago

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    RebekahWriter13 RebekahWriter13 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    Badsituations1 Badsituations1 18-21, M Oct 10

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    People who think they know everything, when the lines on a hologram go one way and someone scratches it the opposite way, bad grammar, bad breath, failure.
    glee12 glee12 18-21 15 hrs ago

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    cookii cookii 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    penaleliscio penaleliscio 22-25 1 Response 5 days ago

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    BrookeAsh BrookeAsh 18-21, F 4 days ago

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