I Want to Be Loved and Cherished

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    I want a man to love me

    and respect me for who I am and my intelligence
    socialite96 socialite96
    18-21, F
    1 Response May 25, 2015

    Difficult To Get To Know Someone On Ep

      With this being an anonymous website.    
    deleted deleted
    Jan 3, 2010

    I am so very lonely 😞 I'm giving up men

    and dating for Lent. No luck with anything. I need to work on me.
    gwynie11 gwynie11
    36-40, F
    Mar 8, 2015


    After the kids are grown and gone, there is an empty relationship.
    sweetie60 sweetie60
    46-50, F
    1 Response Dec 3, 2009

    List of things girls what guys to do: 1.

    Touch her waist. 2. Talk to her. 3. Share secrets. 4. Give her your jacket. 5. Kiss her slowly. 6. Hug her. 7. Hold her. 8. Laugh with her. 9. Invite her somewhere. 10. Let her be with you when you're with your friends. 11. Smile with her. 12. Take pictures with her. 13. Pull...
    MotionlessinH MotionlessinH
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 8, 2014

    ...and To Have...

    ...someone to Love and Cherish in return... Perhaps, if the planets align themselves just so...  
    FriendofPromise FriendofPromise
    51-55, F
    1 Response Jun 23, 2010

    Not Enough

    There is not enough  love and cherished feelings these days between anyone and I think that should change.......
    GlitzyGirl22 GlitzyGirl22
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Sep 25, 2009

    It makes me happy to see people in great

    relationships, and I hope someday the same will happen for me. I just want to be important to someone.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    Jan 3

    I first have to love myself

    and realize I am worth the effort. I am not taking second best if that is all a person has to offer.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jan 10

    What's That Even Like?!

    I have always wondered what it was like to truly be adored by someone. Someone married me, and I guess that's luckier than most people get... but, of course, I was always the one head over heels for him. Never the other way around. I understand that he is not capable of...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Oct 6, 2013

    I like him I thought to myself

    as I breathed in the contented feeling that I felt around him. He had a warm energy and I could tell he had a good heart. I found my thoughts turning to him now and again.
    KelseyLeigh123 KelseyLeigh123
    22-25, F
    Nov 8, 2014

    Single For To Long

    I've know been single for 15 months and i hate it i've tried goining dating site after dating site but i find women seem to be all up for it one day then the next day that change their mind and don't want to know anymore. I know people say don't try to hard but if you make...
    platty911 platty911
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Jun 22, 2010

    Everyone Needs Love

    Yes.. Everyone needs to love and be loved. The feeling is surpass every other material things in life such as money and good looks. love gives people motivation and reason to strive harder in their life. It's such an empty feeling without love and i know how it feels as i'm going...
    loveceeker loveceeker
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Nov 24, 2011

    IM So Not Loved Or Cherished

    I do everything for this man and he went ballistic because I grilled the chicken, I didn't bake it.  Not to mention I am getting no action.  WTF is up with all of that, maybe this person will never love or cherish me.  I love and cherish him.  I think that it...
    whydoicare whydoicare
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Mar 20, 2009

    The Person I Felt Was The One

    I wanted to be loved and cherished by a certain person they today told me that I am now being reduced to just being checked on every now and then and on lunch breaks the only thing I could say was alrighty after the text he has grown close to someone in the past 2 months and they...
    foreversingle30 foreversingle30
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 23, 2013

    Not Loved Anymore!

    I don't feel love a all anymore. Me and my wife share very little love. I try to stay true to her but as time goes no I can fell myself starting to deviate! All I want is some affection! Help. Hope never dies! X
    Somethingelce Somethingelce
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jun 20, 2010

    Why Is It So Hard For My Husband To Show Affection?

    He says he loves me, when I drag it out of him. He never compliments me, although I know I am deserving of compliments. He keeps everything inside and doesn't let anyone in. Every once in a while I would like a spontaneous I love you, or you are beautiful. I want him to adore me...
    floating1234 floating1234
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Jul 7, 2010

    I Thought I Found Love...

    I ran away two years ago this September. I went to live with my boyfriend. I got pregnant and during my third trimester we got married. I fought so hard to make us work. I loved him so much and I still do but I have never been his priority and I see that now. I tolerated so much...
    Laurlan Laurlan
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 2, 2013


    I'm tired of my friendship being thrown back into my face these people who i call my friends do it all the time and I'm done why do i need them why hadn't i realized this sooner? that i had real friends waiting for me true friends who loved me all that time i was chasing...
    cami555 cami555
    16-17, F
    2 Responses May 17, 2013

    I woke up with my womb simmering,

    wanting to be given attention. Who is responsible for taking care of this energy? It's there for a reason. Yogic teaching explains how the lower chakra energy can be used for creativity & moved to higher chakras through the practice of yoga, & meditation redirects that energy as...
    TheRightFitforLife TheRightFitforLife
    46-50, F
    1 Response Jun 7, 2015

    Searching For My Patricia

    In summer/autumn of 2009 I had a profound experience which turned my world upside down.  I had recently given blood and learnt how the black and Asian communities were three times more likely to need a kidney transplant than Caucasians.  I took upon myself to tell as many of...
    childofgod74 childofgod74
    36-40, M
    Feb 28, 2012

    Who Doesn't Want?

    Everyone needs love. Animals also carve for emotional satisfaction. Once my friend told me that human have hungry for love. And it's damm right.
    Somexyz Somexyz
    26-30, M
    Mar 31, 2012

    You Can Get Out Of Lonliness

    My eyes are ever on the LORD, for only he will release my feet from the snare. Turn to me and be gracious to me, for I am lonely and afflicted." Psalm 25:15-16 (NIV) Don't look his way, my heart and mind insist. I don't want to look. Then again, I do. Though I did not check the...
    danieldaramola danieldaramola
    22-25, M
    1 Response Dec 21, 2011

    Never Satisfied

    I have a hunger to love and be loved. I have high standards, but since it is so hard to find someone who meets these standards, I have been known to settle for less. My last relationship ended after a week because I was too controlling and I stressed the guy out. I was not...
    ralphiegoesgrrr ralphiegoesgrrr
    3 Responses Oct 4, 2010

    I would like to eventually meet a man

    who will cherish me and love me...wake up next to me every day with a kiss and nuzzle. I have a lot of love to give...
    SunnyGrlA SunnyGrlA
    41-45, F
    May 26, 2015
    deleted deleted
    Dec 23, 2014

    Ever since my girlfriend broke up with me to be

    in the military "without distractions," it's been pretty lonely around here. I know that a lot of people prefer to be single, but.... I can't stand it. I don't have someone to snuggle up to after a long day, and just hang out with. I don't have someone to hold me close support...
    SovngardeValkyrie SovngardeValkyrie
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 31, 2014

    Til Does Us Part!

      “To have and to hold from this day forward, for better for worse, for richer for poorer, in sickness and in health, to love and to cherish, till death us do part.” This is exactly what I want out of a relationship and I won’t go into it unless I think...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    Apr 5, 2010

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    18-21, F
    Apr 21
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    maryhenderson69 maryhenderson69
    66-70, F
    Apr 21
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    lanbanan lanbanan
    18-21, T
    Apr 21
    Ep for me that loved one is u..thanks for being there and because of u i have some friends, with whom i can share my real feelings, can talk to them without giving a second thought...
    MysteriousLion MysteriousLion
    22-25, M
    Apr 21
    I I love her but she didn't love me back. I think of her consistently and not just when I'm lonely, even when I'm busy midday. I try my best to stop or hinder how I feel, but I can...
    LostHaze LostHaze
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 20
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    conceptualclarity conceptualclarity
    51-55, M
    10 Responses Apr 20
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    claytonharris235 claytonharris235
    13-15, M
    Apr 20
    I want to thank ever one that was my friend for putting up with me , thank you to my brothers and sisters here that excepted me for me , for not leaving me when I couldn't come on...
    timjusttim123 timjusttim123
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Apr 20
    Okay my last experience I post will be this.. My last grandfather has passed away.. I have only met him once I think when I was a baby. A week ago I found out he was very ill and...
    JordanTheLost6 JordanTheLost6
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 20
    I wrote something long and detailed but i messed it up. So here is a short version because I can't bare writing another one. I loved a boy. We broke up... it was mutual, I didn't...
    sillykittycat sillykittycat
    18-21, F
    Apr 19
    I want a guy who'll love me not just in secret but is also grateful and proud to have me in his life. I'm a treasure that should be protected, true! and I understand if he just...
    soyyoprincesa soyyoprincesa
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Apr 19
    No. I know i'm still young (21) but I hope I dont have one because I just dont see myself caring for them. Plus im not irresponsible as to bring a person in this unsustainable...
    XXLovelyPoisonXX XXLovelyPoisonXX
    22-25, F
    Apr 19
    nobody has ever showed unconditional love in me. unconditional interest, unconditional care. not even my family. how am I supposed to be loved by anyone if nobody ever loved me?
    maloriemeow maloriemeow
    22-25, F
    Apr 19
    I'm going to take some time to reflect today. I'm at a point where I question what I'm "studying" is really what I want to do for a "career". And yet, I feel hesitant jumping ship...
    Nick8876 Nick8876
    18-21, M
    Apr 18
    I just lost a couple friends of mine to murder/suicude. One friend turned on his wife (who I was also close with) killed her, their children, and then himself. I've lost loved ones...
    BruceWained BruceWained
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 18
    Unworthiness is the inmost frightening thought that you do not belong, no matter how much you want to belong, that you are an outsider and will always be an outsider. It is the...
    deleted deleted
    Apr 17
    in order.... the girl in kindergarten...i cannot remember your name but i can still see you. im sorry i was so shy i did not tell you how i liked you. as im older i can see you...
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer
    46-50, M
    Apr 16
    "She's tired... She's tired of always being the second option, she's tired of trying only to have the guy get bored of her later on, she's tired of short term relationships, she...
    AmityLove AmityLove
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Apr 16
    I fell in love with an idiot and i was so madly crazy in love with him and turns out he doesn't want to be in a relationship because he's bad he has bad habits that he doesn't want...
    Mar1mar Mar1mar
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 15
    From mid-2012 EP management dismantled piece by piece the great website it had previously built. Why? Long before the end of EP I figured it would have a halt, but I was not...
    conceptualclarity conceptualclarity
    51-55, M
    7 Responses Apr 15
    I'm very sad and I really hate myself. Everyday I wake up and I don't have a purpose. I don't know what to do with myself. I don't really have friend's and even when I'm with...
    tlmboo tlmboo
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 15
    I've been crying my eyes out because in this 2yr relationship I fell in love. I have never loved anyone like that. I didn't care about his background, I didn't care that everyone...
    linzzy linzzy
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Apr 15
    I'm posting this because I want to record my EP journey. Even if I'd left all of my stories intact, it wouldn't really have shown the true picture of what this site was to me, it's...
    Emptysoul30 Emptysoul30
    22-25, M
    Apr 14
    You Never Allow Me To Express My Sadness When You Betrayed Me I'm sorry if you think that I am selfish even my friends didn't knew about this relationship I hope you can see what...
    SnowOnFleek SnowOnFleek
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 14
    And I can't deny your eyes You know I tried to read between the lines I saw a warning sign And then you threw me up against the wall Who said that it's better to have loved and...
    Donnaen Donnaen
    18-21, F
    Apr 13
    loved by none hated by all the few friends she had she protected
    Slenderman23 Slenderman23
    13-15, F
    Apr 13
    Is there a thing called ' I stopped loving you ' ? Can someone just wake up one day and his heart decides it doesn't want that person it loved for years?
    Medusa89 Medusa89
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 13
    Remember Dad , you left on purpose when I was a baby . Remember you said you never wanted a daughter I've never met u but I know u have other kids and I know u don't want to meet...
    Dessily Dessily
    13-15, F
    8 Responses Apr 12
    When you let someone have the power of your state of mind, that’s when you realise you’re in such a dangerous space. Letting them protrude every corridor of your mind to the...
    trying2forgetyou trying2forgetyou
    22-25, F
    Apr 12
    How did I do it. I wasn't in love with you for first few months but the way you loved me and care for me I fall in love with you. As I start falling in love with you. You was...
    rosecr rosecr
    36-40, F
    Apr 12
    Why do I always go through this. You know when you really care about someone and they mean everything to you. Those people who impact your life unexpectedly. I fell in love with...
    Thelostsoulslasthope Thelostsoulslasthope
    13-15, F
    Apr 12
    I want a babygirl I can treat and protect and keep safe, and make her feel loved. Check my groups out to see what I'm into. If any girl is interested, give me a message before this...
    Theo182 Theo182
    31-35, M
    Apr 12
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