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    I Really Want To Move On.....

    Had been in a relationship with man for 18 years (1992 - 2010) and he had left without saying word nor explanation to return to his wife; he just stopped calling and visiting.... When I called on him 8 months later, he claimed he was "charmed" by black magic that I thought was...
    fiboci fiboci 41-45 2 Responses Jun 14, 2012

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    Heartbroken Too Many Times

    i am a single mom. I had my first boyfriend when I was 25 years old, I cannot have a boyfriend when I was in college because I was not allowed to and because I know I am not ready for a relationship. my parents are too strict when it comes to suitors and when it comes to my...
    heartbrokengirlaloo heartbrokengirlaloo 26-30, F Aug 16, 2012

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    Finding Out That I Still Have Feelings For Her

    Her name was jenna, she was the ideal woman for me; Redhair, cute face, curvy figure, smart, funny,and had a bit of a naughty side to her. We dated for four months. One of the problems though was how hard it was to date her. She had a child and spend most of her weekends at home...
    skyller2s skyller2s 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 20, 2013

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    Right? Maybe? I Don't Know:(

    So my ex and i broke up at the beginning of summer, and it was really hard on me. i have just become used to being single, and now i have people wanting to date me and i'm freaking out:( i don't think i'm ready yet, but what if i just think i'm not ready? I kind of like both of...
    inawarwiththeworld inawarwiththeworld 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 25, 2013

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    How To Get Over A Breakup-the B**ches Way

    1. Follow your gut instinct. Don't pick up that damn phone!!! There's always a little voice in your head which is disjointed from your actions. It's called the spirit of the universe around you. Others call it your common sense. If someone pissed you off, the last thing you...
    Fishtar Fishtar 26-30 2 Responses Jan 28, 2012

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    Can't Let Go

    My head tells me that it's over and that there's no happy Hollywood ending for us. But my heart keeps desperately hoping that she'll change her mind. I constantly have the maddening urge to call or e-mail her to try and "fix" things but I know this will not accomplish...
    GntlmnJim GntlmnJim 56-60, M 3 Responses Sep 30, 2009

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    Gutted

    we were together for 12years with two children, we never got married and i suffered from post natal depression after both of my pregnancy's!! i left him in jan 2010 and we have been on and off since. he has slept w ith many women and has moved on, i cant!!  i am now even more...
    longridge longridge 36-40, F May 10, 2011

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    Trying

    Well my ex went on his post deployment leave and it's now over and i am pretty sure he went back to base by now and has not even bothered to talk to me. This is annoying because in our last conversation when the break up was initiated he said that we would sit on it for a few...
    notinthemood notinthemood 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 24, 2009

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    A Rationale Of Pain...

    In my mad crazy, alone thinking time. I was trying to rationalise the way I feel about all the pain I am forcing myself to go through over my ex... Here is my metaphorical rationale... I am in a room, there is some candle light, but mainly dark and shadow. Around me there...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Apr 20, 2010

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    I Need to Get Over Him

    I Loved him very much, but he hurt me so bad, and I need to get over him. I need to let him go, let him be happy. Not have it hurt so much to think about him, and to not talk to him. I don't like the fact that I still after all this time think he could still Love me, I guess it...
    DyinToBeLoved DyinToBeLoved 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 22, 2008

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    Another day to dwell in

    but still the pain remains. I really want to move on!!!
    Gjbau Gjbau 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 27

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    Apparently I am not good enough

     I met him two years ago, in college. We've been together ever since. Two weeks ago he broke up with me, bc his family doesnt accept me for not being Muslim, and bc he's leaving the university since he got dropped for failing to meet the requirements. Two years were...
    liliann07 liliann07 18-21, F Feb 1, 2010

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    The Stages of a Breakup

    You hate them, you love them, you want to not be in love with them anymore.  Your heart and your mind are at complete opposites to each other.  Logically you know he was not the one for you, and that it is better that he broke up with you so he did not continue to waste...
    Laara Laara 26-30 6 Responses Apr 22, 2008

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    Lessening Clutters & Simplifying Life

    I stumbled on a bunch of junk.. old photos & letters.. should i delete them & throw everything away? these cheesy, jerky, cute, sweet memorabilia.. brings me back to good old days.. crap now they’re like staring at me freaking me & making me sad.. i’m all geared up ready for...
    yanzy yanzy 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 23, 2010

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    All I Talk About

    I am over it. I swear.It just keeps coming back to 'haunt' me - he keeps making contact and creating unnecessary drama. It seems he can't make up his mind, he wants nothing to do with me, but when he sees me on in public he has to say something to me, THROUGH TEXT.No matter how...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 16, 2012

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    I Have To.........

    I wont let my life ruin bcoz of those ******* and that bloody ex of mine , thanks for what you have done to me , both you guys --- you dont have any capacity to do anything  by  your own  in your life , i can lead my life still , i can fight still , and i'll , i have the...
    richa12345678 richa12345678 22-25, F Aug 7, 2011

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    Killing Me. :(

    Does time really heals? It hurts so much. It's been five months since we broke up. I had a six months relationship with this guy whom I thought who loved me but I was wrong. I was so happy with him within those months. He showed me to be loved and how it is to be in love. But...
    AinaRosales AinaRosales 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 5, 2011

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    I Am Feeling Hopeless And Distressed

    Im shawtty 20 years old, University girl. i met a handsome, cute, nice guy back to 15 months. we started dating after some time, the guy was so nice to me, i fell in love with him after some time, he used to see girls before our relationship became strong and beautyfull. he...
    shawtty shawtty 18-21 7 Responses Jan 3, 2011

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    Over, Now And Forever

    He was "The One" "prince charming" "My soul mate" "mine........" Or so i thought. i thought i found my other half, my guy, the one and only. but for the first time, and the very last time....i was wrong. i found this old-ish song, its like 6 years old, (to you guys it may...
    LoveISHateHateISLove LoveISHateHateISLove 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 14, 2011

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    I Thought I Did, And Right Now I Can't Stand It

    I'm an emotional mess. I was in a relationship with this girl for over a year, and when everything crashed down and I told her it was time to move on she refused. I found someone else, and she attempted suicide because of me over it. I'm not saying that out of presumption either...
    Paxis Paxis 16-17, F Nov 10, 2011

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    Another Nail In The Coffin...

    My urge to phone him last night was painfulllll!!!! Like searingly overwhelmingly all consumingly painful. Saturday night is ALWAYS the worst, probably because I know he's never at work Saturday night and the thoughts of him being out with someone else stab me like knives. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Apr 11, 2010

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    Why Did I Have To Relive The Pain?

    I started dating my first and only real girlfriend my sophomore year of high school. We had an interesting relationship to say the least, full of highs, lows, and everything in between. She was my first for everything besides a kiss. We could laugh and joke around for hours on...
    bballsportz bballsportz 22-25, M May 27, 2013

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    Why.

    I was doing so well... and then he goes and texts me, saying he misses me, he's sorry for hurting me and hopes to be on "good terms" in the future. I don't know what to do anymore. I don't know what to say back. I know it's impractical to avoid another classmate for 3 years, but...
    lntel lntel 18-21 Jan 23, 2012

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    Anyone Else Feel This Way?

    I broke up my my ex about 6 months ago now. We were together for 3 years, though our relationship was not very healthy. He was a liar and a cheater. I probably was a little overbearing, who knows? We were very on again off again; and last year when I decided to end things for...
    PrettyGirlBlues PrettyGirlBlues 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 10, 2012

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    It Is Not Better To Have Loved And Lost

    I met a man this year and even though it was a relatively short while, it was enough time for me to really fall for him. I am a very sensitive person and aside from that, it is very rare that I meet someone I am actually interested in. I am not one of those people who date just...
    BillieJean31 BillieJean31 31-35 2 Responses Jul 10, 2011

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    I Catch Myself Wishing

    that he will change his mind again to be with me. Love does not overcome everything. Or maybe he did not love me enough. What's really hard is we still text and see each other. I try not to text him. It is easier for me to move on if I can stop all communication with him. He was...
    honeyangel honeyangel 46-50, F 9 Responses Aug 28, 2010

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    Ex and the City

    The pain of being dumped is something that is endured time and time again over the course of history. It can happen to the most beautiful, strongest, fesity woman, no woman is safe.  Love is dangerous, when you truly become vulnerable and let your guard down and fall...
    Laara Laara 26-30 2 Responses Apr 22, 2008

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    "what Doesnt Kill You...."

    Apparently is supposed to make you stronger right?!?  Well, I am definitely not  dead, but I sure as !@$# don't feel very strong.  My "ex" and I have been going back and forth for 2 years now...  Without getting into too much detail he was in the military, has ptsd and...
    OoSare127 OoSare127 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 7, 2011

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    I Can't Move On And It Hurts

    I can't move on. He's on my mind 24/7. I need to move on though because he said some hurtful things to me. He wasn't sensitive to my feelings and he would blame me for things that he himself was doing. We had a big issue with opposite sex friends. He didn't want me having males...
    1 Response Jan 13, 2013

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