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I Want to Have Fun and Feel Alive Again

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    miracle98 miracle98 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 1, 2014

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    This is my life goal is to return to the

    internal state before dying inside. To return to the days when I dreamed and the sun shined bright where it was a joy to awaken not a burden. I look back and remember how hopeful I once was. I will obviously never had those same dreams because they are dead but to feel alive...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 5

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    I Want To Be Me Again.

    I have been married to my husband for 14 years,  we both had children when we married that are now grown.  My Daughter is away at college now, and I am learning that me and my husband have nothing in common anymore.  We live our lives day to day, hardly...
    MKsweetness MKsweetness 41-45, F 5 Responses Feb 13, 2010

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    I Miss Living. I Miss Me

    It will be 14 yrs this summer that I have been with my husband and in that time I have slowly lost me. I do nothing that I love. I don't know if I have ever really lived and that scares me to death. There is so much I want to do and not even things that are extravagant. Simple...
    Ulalume383 Ulalume383 31-35, F 3 Responses Jun 5, 2013

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    Been in a unfulfilling marriage

    for seventeen years. I now am planning for "D"-day (divorce day) when my youngest goes off to University. I have a year and a half left. I have spent all my years of marriage raising children and helping my husband further his business. I am married to a procrastinator who is...
    Buffy68 Buffy68 46-50, F 1 Response Dec 6, 2014

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    I"M Not Dead Yet

    Hello, I'm 48 years old and my husband is 52. We have 2 kids, 21 and 22. Our son is out of the house so I do feel a little bit of the empty nest syndrome. But it is also a new chapter in our lives. I do find myself questioning how to put more meaning into my life...
    Goddess65 Goddess65 41-45, F 2 Responses Oct 27, 2013

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    Somewhat Depressed,

    I have been depressed for quite a while. I have been severely depressed. Eventually I hope that it gets better for me. I have been trying to get out of the house more often. I know they say sun makes you feel better when you are fighting depression. It seems to be harder in the...
    Christian02 Christian02 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 21, 2012

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    lol. So far when have i ever been this way ?

    ! huh !?!?!?!?! no . I am depressed to deeply. I feel so so unimaginably bad. Leave me alone let me cry ok. I am sick about all that is happening . SHUT UP AND GO
    Thedepressedgirlatthewindow Thedepressedgirlatthewindow 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    all I need is someone to go out with & discover

    what's in this mysterious world, like how I used to do when I was a child, but now I'm nothing but a silly guy who turns on the history channel
    boom991 boom991 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 8

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    I want a fcuk buddy! I want someone to spend my

    evenings with. Someone I don't have to fit into my life.
    youaretheonlyexception youaretheonlyexception 26-30, F 7 Responses May 26

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    57% Joyless

    Being stuck in a trap of self-consciousness has cost me a lot in my life- stopped me from doing things I wanted to do, getting close to those I wanted to be closer to , and prevented me from being daring enough to drive my life where I really wanted it to go. Because I`ve never...
    Cinderelly Cinderelly 36-40, F 26 Responses Aug 22, 2008

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    I Want to Have Fun and Feel Alive Again

    I have been married for 31 years, my husband yells all the time and he is always angry and mean. I am so sick of it, so tired of being depressed because of him. I so want to feel ALIVE and have some FUN before I am too old to do anything!
    TeaBear TeaBear 46-50 3 Responses Aug 26, 2008

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    It feels so good to live in a world full of

    color. I used to be really depressed but I feel alive finally. I thank god everyday I'm out of my hole. Life is beautiful. Nature is beautiful. Love is in the air
    Flowerpower5678 Flowerpower5678 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I embrace change and creativity.

    I want to dive in to all that is good and right. I don't want to live without knowing. I want to know all the answers... This is my hearts intentions.
    Femmeheartsoul Femmeheartsoul 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 7, 2014

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    yardie11226 yardie11226 31-35 1 Response Feb 10

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    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    I want to meet new friends

    and have fun and feel alive again. I've been in a loveless passionless marriage for too long now. Lead separate lives and I've been stagnant for too long. I need to feel alive
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 26

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    Come Out And Play

    I want to swing on swing,slide down a slide,yell just because I can.I want to spin around in a circle as fast as I can and fall down dizzy.I want to laugh till my stomach hurts and smile so much my cheeks hurt.I want remember what it's like to feel full of life and happy to wake...
    BrokenFairytale BrokenFairytale 26-30, F Sep 18, 2012

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    I Think I Will Always Want This

    On those days when life is just too much, when the spark is gone and when there is no way out, I will always dig down deep for this feeling.  To want this means that there is still hope.
    deleted deleted 26-30 13 Responses Apr 9, 2008

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    How To Feel Alive Again???

    I have 24 years and all the time I live with my parents and I want to live alone. But I don't have permanent job and it's hard to find one. And I have problems with my health. My friend don't know me and they have in mind only drinks and to go out but I don't want any more go out...
    lonely1988 lonely1988 22-25 1 Response Apr 19, 2012

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    I Owe It All To You!

    Climber1, This is a public "Thank you" for bringing life, love and laughter to me. I am so alive these days. sigh.......... *smile* I love how you love me!!!! (hug) X .... one more...sigh.... I love you with all my being!
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 2 Responses Aug 22, 2013

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    Want to Have Fun Before I Am Too Old to Enjoy It!

    I have been married longer than I was ever single!  I met my husband when I was 15, got married at 19 and became a mother at 26.  Now I am 46, havent been to a club in so long it is not even funny.  The last time I went dancing was with my husband...
    peanutbrittle peanutbrittle 46-50, F 7 Responses Apr 8, 2008

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    It has been awhile since I've had some fun

    and felt really alive. I've been working hard, and spending a lot of time on the road commuting. I am overdue for some excitement. But, I'm going to change that, because it's never too late!
    Danielle1011 Danielle1011 51-55, F Jul 4

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    Again???

    I don't want to have fun and feel alive again...I never have really had fun and felt alive.  To me it's more like I want to have fun and feel alive for once.
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M 5 Responses Aug 22, 2008

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    At least I wanted to.

    I thought I could, but I can't
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 3

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    A Child

    The last time i honestly felt ALIVE was like 2nd or 3rd grade. Before children became really judgmental-before i became self concous. Before my mom got harsh...it was like my eyes weren't fully open yet-i didnt know what the world was about then. I was actually innocent.
    lostprophet lostprophet 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 11, 2009

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    I wish that I could fly Into the sky So very

    high Just like a dragonfly I want to get away I want to fly away
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 5

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    what a very simple idea.

    .. feeling alive while living. it seems like it would be very difficult to avoid. instead though, its very difficult to manage. I blame it on money. can't go explore the world on my income. when I try to save... the car brake down or some other such nonsense. boo!!! can't keep...
    atiekay atiekay 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 11

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    Looking back when I was in my early twenties I

    laughed more often (even without alcohol), I always made a dull moment fun for me and friends. How did I lost that? How do I reclaim it back?
    marie419 marie419 46-50, F 3 Responses Mar 1, 2014

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    want to return to the days i was ammused by the

    littlest of things. Days where i was happy for just wakening up and glad to be alive. now i wake up wanting to sleep more and not get out of bed. i just want to be me again.
    justDlight justDlight 18-21, M Jul 6

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    any gus live in south Carolina in the Anderson

    area around Anderson? If so hmu. im 17/f looking for some fun
    persuadedgoose4 persuadedgoose4 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 24, 2014

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    I want to have fun, dance crazy

    and laugh and enjoy being alive
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 26

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    I Need A Social Life

    It has been a long time since I've had a social life. My soon to be ex was always happy just being home and doesn't have friends. I have several friends but I've been so busy with work, marriage problems, and depression and anxiety that I feel like I've forgotten how to have a...
    firespryte firespryte 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 31, 2012

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    I'm getting in my car next week

    and traveling across the country. It's the only thing I can think to do in order to escape from the state of mind I am in.. I have felt very depressed--something that started in my mid-teens--and now that I am in my mid-twenties I have reached a point where I do not feel joy or...
    hob0xcor3 hob0xcor3 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 1, 2014

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    I love that picture. We use to cliff jump with

    my cousin when we were kids. Of course secretly, the adults would kill us, if they found out! lol
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 8

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    Wow what a zing. My first shift in a fast food

    restaurant (world leader, no names). I'm a crew member, being trained on grills by a super positive, supportive trainer. And it's all done by countdown timer and sensible policies. I really like the controlled environment, and it's easy to leave work at work. The manager said...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 9

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    Given Up

    No matter how much I try in the end I fail. I given up in 2 of my subjects at school. Given up on things that use to be fun. Most Importantely given up on trying to be happy and now I'm hiding behind a fake smile. The only thing I seem not to fail at.
    Megadrago Megadrago 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 8, 2013

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    I want to go skydiving.

    Bungee jump from a high up place. Go ride in a hot air balloon. Take a helicopter ride to see the overview of a major city. Ride a mule to the bottom of the Grand Canyon. Travel overseas to Egypt,Greece,Paris, and China. I want to feel like I'm more than just a small town boy...
    tormentedinternally tormentedinternally 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 25

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    Yes

    I would very much like to stop being so frakking depressed all the time and just forget everything and have fun. Like this guy;http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mxX7SRuU0hoLike being focused on something that doesn't make me want to claw my face off.
    Toukos Toukos 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 16, 2013

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    I Need To Take A Breath.

    It's not that I dont have a social life or interests. Everything in my life just seems and feels dead, as if time has stopped.
    LiljaBean LiljaBean 18-21, F Sep 18, 2012

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    I Want To Have Fun For Once At Least .

    OK i am really bored I've been bored for a few years now i really need fun i am like going to escape from my family and just want to travel alone to a fun place but if i had enough money i need a vacation from all the routine that i am living will my friend used to call me rock...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jan 13, 2012

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    I'M Excited To Find Myself.

    After finally deciding to end my marriage of 24 years, I so excited to find myself. Over the years of taking care of him and raising kids I lost myself. I think I put myself and my wants on the back burner for way to long. I'm ready to live and have fun!
    summerfire summerfire 46-50, F 3 Responses Jun 18, 2013

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    One thing that's always been true about me is that I am more of a child at heart. I really just like good wholesome old fashioned fun. A couple years ago I didn't event like to...
    j1494 j1494 18-21, F 9 hrs ago

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    A lot of my friends use drugs and alcohol. I just don't feel comfortable around those things. They try to defend it and say that it helps them cherish moments and makes you enjoy...
    Zach7633 Zach7633 18-21, M 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    I am 25 and I never used drug or alcohol in my life .....yes I am having a lot of fun :)
    Sofiane17 Sofiane17 26-30, M 15 Responses 16 hrs ago

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