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I Want to Be Loved

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    “Falling in love in a Christian way is to say,

    'I am excited about your future and I want to be part of getting you there. I'm signing up for the journey with you. Would you sign up for the journey to my true self with me? It's going to be hard but I want to get there.” ― Timothy Keller
    Juspassinthru Juspassinthru 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I think about finding

    that special person all if the time. I forget what its like to be in love with someone. Its been years. I wonder if it'll ever happen for me again...
    JustDevy JustDevy 18-21, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    "Got a wife and kids in Baltimore,

    Jack. I went out for a ride and I never went back."
    biggunsatx biggunsatx 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 19

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    My husband almost broke the door

    for me to come out and speak, there was a lot of crying from my side, but after that we had the most amazing sex ever, I was at my grandparents ranch, we did it all over the place . Oh my god oh my god ... Sneaking is the best part and the make up sex Ofcourse. That's all I...
    Gemma3sahara Gemma3sahara 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    I want to be loved...

    .that unconditional, breathtaking, deep, soul mate kind of love. A connection that is not only physical, but emotional, and even almost a spiritual level. I also want to have that kind of love for someone, something deeper than an infatuation or lust, a true love that runs deep...
    greeneyedlady72 greeneyedlady72 41-45, F 9 Responses Jun 22

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    My boyfriend always cancels out dates.

    .. Ditches me for his friends ... I get no importance or love at all... This is the 7th time he's cancelled a date.. I don't know what to do... The tears won't stop
    dee0108 dee0108 13-15, F 9 Responses Oct 3

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    I want to be loved, held,

    kissed (passionately), I want to be made to feel special and I want to be cherished. I don't want to be treated like some broken toy or yesterdays trash. I want to genuinely be loved, not something fleeting but something that will last. That is my biggest hearts desire.
    deleted deleted 26-30 10 Responses Jan 3

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    I Can't Live With This Hole In My Heart Anymore.

    I'm as desperate to give love as I am to feel it. I don't care what you look like or what you've done, I need you. I need you because I want to love you. I want to hold you against my heart and allow you to see into my soul, to give you every part of me that you desire. To brush...
    LastChime LastChime 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 10, 2013

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    I have so much love to give,

    but no one wants to take it or share theirs with me. Why am I so hard to love? I take care of my man when I'm in a relationship and I can't even get an honest, "I love you."
    FierceAsFire05 FierceAsFire05 18-21, F 21 Responses Aug 21

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    You know it's hard when you never got a hug

    from your parents your whole childhood. When you have to leave home as a teen and become a Independent. Going to college halftime and work the other . I am very careful with who I let in. It's hard to find the person you can trust to truly love you, and all that you've been...
    Freeyourself3 Freeyourself3 18-21, F 14 Responses Feb 19

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    By the right person of course.

    .. The process we have to go through to find love or you could say the right one is extremely tiring and usually you only end up getting hurt or played anyway and when things like that happen you will find yourself at a point where you don't even want to date anymore because of...
    Forbiddenkisses Forbiddenkisses 22-25, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    rawerimadino rawerimadino 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 18

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    I love this girl named Mary

    and I think about her every day every chance I get but I know she won't love me bak and I thought that if she was happy then I'll be happy even if she loves someone else cause that's how I feel the definition of love is, but I don't feel that right now. So he was walking home...
    brownzugar brownzugar 16-17, M 1 Response Oct 21

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    september75 september75 36-40, F 58 Responses Sep 19

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    That Is the Thing

    Holidays are such a odd thing on EP.  I guess everywhere in life really. Some are ecstatic...happily in love Some are sad and alone Some are in relationships where they feel alone Some are spending their first year alone after a death or break-up or deployment. Some...
    Lexus Lexus 36-40, F 27 Responses Feb 14, 2008

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    I wish someone was madly in love with me

    but I don't feel I would run into anyone any time soon who would eventually feel that way about me.
    kayceebby kayceebby 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Is it REALLY that hard

    for Asian parents to say," I love you???" I have never really heard my parents say anything like that to me..I feel like I am missing something in life
    Driftingminds Driftingminds 16-17, F 3 Responses Oct 14

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    its a great thing

    Love is something we all desire, to have that one person who you will stay faithful to, who you will love with all your heart. I want that, and I don't just want someone to tell me 'they love me' I want someone to prove it for once in my life. To be with her, to share her...
    AbdulRaheem123 AbdulRaheem123 18-21, M 11 Responses Sep 12, 2013

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    I miss connection,emotional intimacy,

    attention,affection and love.I miss someone calling me babe,sweety,words of endearment,making me feel special and wanted.Someone that would also try to help me with my problems,give me advice and listen to me,someone who made me feel less alone and not so afraid of facing my...
    seeminglypossible seeminglypossible 22-25, F 12 Responses Jun 14

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    From the time I had my first boyfriend in 2nd

    grade, until February of 2012, I have had a boy/guy/man in my life. I never went more than 3 weeks without a "steady" relationship. Even when my marriage began to fall apart, I would have some type of relationship on the side (hmmm...maybe that's why it fell apart? No, that's an...
    lostit77 lostit77 46-50, F 6 Responses Oct 12

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    So in a recent post I pointed out a line

    that really stuck out to me and it still keeps bugging me. It basically says how girls just have this insatiable need to feel loved. Well maybe that's true. Maybe Ive worked hard in relationships that were doomed to fail simply to keep the feeling of being loved and cared for. I...
    sillykitty1231 sillykitty1231 22-25, F 8 Responses Jan 4

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    I Am Ready For Love

    I've gotten so far in my life and accomplished so much, but I have yet to be in love or to be loved. I've been in relationships, none of which where good for me and I knowingly entered into them thinking because they were not what I wanted I could get what I needed from them. I...
    TomboyChic TomboyChic 26-30, F 5 Responses Nov 24, 2012

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    I was driving alone, like i always did

    for d past 4weeks.. and there was this car ahead of mine, we're moving at 50-60km/hr (busy street).. He wore a shade (sunny day), and a cap. Couldnt figure out if there's anyone in d passenger seat next to him, until.. he leaned over and kissed her on her forehead..lightly.. And...
    bellabong bellabong 26-30, F 8 Responses Apr 9

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    My eyes close 
 and I see our first

    kiss
 when you spun me around,
 your hand landing softly on the small of my back
 the other holding my wrist, pulling me close, quick
 and your lips pressing against mine
 with such passion 
and conviction; 
I would’ve sworn you loved me
    KristinaBeena KristinaBeena 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 15

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    I saw something interesting tonight.

    We let my brothers cat outside about 2 weeks ago. When I came home tonight he ran up to me and purred louder than I ever heard, he kept reaching to rub my hand and leg. He lost so much weight, and he was filthy. I brought him some food, he nibbled on it and ran back to me. I...
    ethereal101 ethereal101 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 20

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    I had lunch today with my ex father in law

    who I haven’t seen for a few months (we try to catch up here and there). I realize people find that strange, but the relationship with my in laws has been far more meaningful to me than the relationship with my own parents. It’s one of the reasons my marriage lasted as long...
    GypsyMiss GypsyMiss 36-40, F 2 Responses May 9

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    i love someone so much.

    ..but she cheat me...after that i think dont want any relationship...but i m lonely.. alone..now i have move on...need intimacy...want to fall in love again...be loved by someone...
    abinpash abinpash 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 7

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    I believe this is everyone's wish to be loved.

    We are human, It is only natural. ~ But ive learned that you cant accept love from another person, until you find that love in yourself.
    LastChanceSaloon LastChanceSaloon 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 19

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    I do, I think about what it's like to be loved,

    I can't wait for the day where someone loves me as much as I love them. To meet the person where I can be intimate with, who I can kiss all the time, who I can hug and share memories with. I would love for that day to come..
    karencitaxx karencitaxx 18-21, F 22 Responses Dec 27, 2013

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    Am I Not Good Enough?

    A lot of times I question myself: what's wrong with me? What's not to love in me? What's so complicated about me? What's lacking in me? I torture myself into thinking these kinds of questions because people keep saying, "you're beautiful or you're pretty or you're kind"...
    unappreciated unappreciated 22-25, F 46 Responses May 8, 2007

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    I want one time in my life to be loved in

    return. Is it too much to ask for? Im tired all of my life having crush on people who reject me! It is painful and depressing! I dont want any rejection anymore!
    angel8i angel8i 31-35, F 14 Responses May 25

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    I've been feeling empty inside lately.

    We can't get what we all want I suppose. Sucks though.
    aFuzzyBlouw aFuzzyBlouw 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    I think everyone wants to be loved.

    It's hard though, when you grow up different. You grow up feeling unloved and worthless and you just want one person to show you your worth. To be there no matter what, to show you love....someone who'll never leave.
    sweetstar1 sweetstar1 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 14

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    Another rough day. I am seriously doubting my

    fortitude to get through the year and life in general. It seems when you are finally enjoying the ride...got some wind in your hair and a little speed going maybe even good music...WHAM you hit enormous pot holes. You know the ones that make you actually cringe from the damage...
    NotSoPerfect777 NotSoPerfect777 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 3

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    All i want is someone

    who will stay, no matter how hard it is to he with me.
    edith562 edith562 31-35, F 7 Responses Jan 22

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    Just to hug somebody

    or cuddle with somebody, that would be perfect right now. Why do I have just have to sit alone all day watching people make all these wonderful connections with other people and I'm just like sitting alone with my best friend in the whole entire world, me.
    TheGuy147 TheGuy147 16-17, M Sep 29

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    The Freshness When it's cold

    and raining, you are more beautiful. And the snow brings me even closer to your lips. The inner secret, that which was never born, you are that freshness, and I am with you now. I can't explain the goings, or the comings. You enter suddenly, and I am nowhere again. Inside...
    Littlelionwoman81 Littlelionwoman81 36-40, F 3 days ago

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    My intensions are uneasy

    and shallow. My kisses were the underlining hints of pain that lingered on his mouth. I undress to expose the wounds of my past and present, only to distract my wandering eyes away from scars and marks that vandalize my body. I did not care much for pre numbered steps of a...
    Xingouttheos Xingouttheos 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 12

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    Currently, I'm keying my heart's contents here

    in EP, just to vent. I hope, one day, to be writing it into someone's heart, a lady who will open her heart to me, and I'll open mine to her. I hope she gives me access to her heart as often as I wish to write, because my heart floods with love easily. And I hope she will not...
    lovegentle lovegentle 36-40, M 4 Responses May 31

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    Beauty is a useless trait.

    It's a curse. A life sentence that destines you to failed relationships, ignored genuine qualities, and sexual harrassment. All my life I've been told I was beautiful, and for a while I became really cocky after hearing it for so many times. But it subsided with time. Now, I...
    xTrebleClefx xTrebleClefx 22-25, F 14 Responses Dec 27, 2013

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    By somebody. Anybody.

    I feel like I have so much love to give but no one wants it. I haven't been with a guy since February 2012 and he hurt me so badly. Fast forward to the present day and he's proposed to the love of his life lol. What is it with me and picking the worst people for me? I feel...
    Blueblack89 Blueblack89 22-25, F 6 Responses Oct 20

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    I Want Someone

    I want someone to make me their princess. Someone who will treat me with dignity and respect. Who will want me at their side no matter what. I want someone who cares about me as much as I care about them. I want someone who is a diehard Christian. I want someone who will court me...
    treegurl94 treegurl94 16-17, F 10 Responses Oct 23, 2013

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    I really want to be loved

    so bad that I go after the wrong people and they always walk all over me and I've realized that but I haven't really stopped picking them either I haven't had parents so it just has alot to do with it I think it hurts feeling alone all the time even though I talk to these old...
    XblueXroseX XblueXroseX 18-21, F 6 Responses Sep 20

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    emelon12 emelon12 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 15

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    Is It Worth It?

    People are always talking about how they want love, and how much love means to them. Are you sure you even know what love is? I don't know much myself. But, I do know you will get hurt along the process, from lying, and cheating. Your significant other comparing you to other...
    QueenJayde16 QueenJayde16 18-21, F 11 Responses Nov 24, 2013

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    I want to be the first

    and last thought on someone's mind everyday. I want to share moments of joy and sadness together. I want to express my self to that person without hesitating about anything. I want to be loved and return the love.
    alexiadahl alexiadahl 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 3

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    So I gave my heart away about 3 times

    and I was crushed each time is it wrong for me to be scared to want to tell the person I like that I like them?
    PatriciaHope PatriciaHope 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 20

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    Recently I read an article about modern

    relationships. The article stated, basically, that whoever cares less wins. While crudely put I think to some extent at least it is true. In relationships inevitably whoever cares less sets the terms of the relationship. When you care you want to talk to your partner...
    laurisilva laurisilva 31-35, F 3 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    Love

    I heard a saying: "Find someone who has had a difficult life because they are the ones who know how to love." I think this is true. I would love to be loved by someone who has had a difficult life. I know I've had one too. We could heal together.
    dcaleb21 dcaleb21 18-21, F 11 Responses Nov 22, 2013

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    He makes me feel like I'm not worthy of being

    loved. Like being me will get me nothing but loneliness I feel empty and so insecure. I just don't think I can be me any longer, because he shows me that I shouldn't. :'(.
    DessyLove DessyLove 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 21

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    As I clean up the kitchen

    since my kids just left for school the singer in me starts to unravel. The songs begin to shuffle and it stops at Marvin Gaye. He does make me work a bit faster or should I say his song does. As I begin to bend over to unload the dishwasher the song quickly changed to...
    phoenixprincess phoenixprincess 70+, F 2 Responses Oct 10

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    DiscoNight1970s DiscoNight1970s 46-50, F Sep 16

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    Am waiting for my unseen angel dream girl.

    .. Where I cn find ma angel.... :(
    rishalii rishalii 22-25, M Sep 29

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