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I Was Not Good Enough

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    Physics

    In my last school I was struggling with physics. The way teacher taught us didn't quite fit me. I was constantly trying really hard just to get a C. Once after a lot of hard work I managed to get a B. I was so happy. I literally jumped for joy. It was one of the very few things...
    Kleio Kleio 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 10, 2009

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    I Wasn't Even Close To Good Enough

    That's why everyone has abandoned me... Even you have forsaken me... I'm sorry I wasn't enough for you
    JessiZombies JessiZombies 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 20, 2011

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    Simply Pennies, Poles, And Pudding.

    I Knew You Were Five Years Older Than Me. I Understand, That It Would Have Been Way More Complicated If We Came Out In Public About It. Deep Down Inside It Hurt Knowing I Couldn't Even Tell My Best Friend About Us. I Loved Him With All My Heart, He Was My First Love. I Spent A...
    forgottenheart forgottenheart 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 21, 2011

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    Not Good Enaugh

    i wasn't good enaugh for nothing everytime i try to fix s.th it gets worest i always try to make change in my life and make it better but always nothing goes right .. i wasn't good enaugh for my crush i cudn't make him happy , am not good enaugh for my parents i cudn't make them...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 12, 2013

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    I Wasn't Good Enough Than....

    and I am still not good enough now....I don't think I ever will be good enough....
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 8, 2010

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    Disgusting.

    I'm not going to lie, right now I am actually crying for the first time in like...forever.Not from grief or heartbreak, but out of frustration and disappointment in myself.I've tried so hard this year, I swear I have. But I'm just not good enough.I applied to this summer program...
    complexitykills complexitykills 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 16, 2011

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    What's Wrong With Me?

    For months, I didn't know what she looked like.. the one who took him away. I agonized over it. Of course, I envisioned a strikingly gorgeous, thin blonde who looked like she just stepped off the cover of a magazine. Yesterday, I finally saw her. I'm far more...
    MsAnthropy MsAnthropy 22-25, F 3 Responses Oct 13, 2009

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    Maybe It's Just Me

    I have been in two serious relationships now and both times given myself totally to them. Put all my effort in and fought like hell to make them work when things have started to go wrong. I believe when you are in a relationship you have to give it everything you have otherwise...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout 26-30, F Jul 4, 2013

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    Not Good Enough

     I have been so many times in so many ways that I am not good enough. I am not good enough to wait one more year for you to move out to CO and be my wife. But your perfect your wonderful the most amazing person I have ever meet, but just not good enough to wait for. Your...
    Starbuck82 Starbuck82 26-30, F Jan 22, 2010

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    Ugh

    he broke my heart.  as if that wasn't bad enough, i find out he is with someone new.   people say "its not you" but i cant help feel that it was.  how is it so easy for him to find someone else and be happy this soon?
    CanIPushRewind CanIPushRewind 26-30 1 Response Feb 20, 2011

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    I Wasn't

    I was not good enough for so long. And for so long I hated on myself after I lost what I thought was one of the best things in my life. I thought he was my everything. We were friends for two years, and dated for six months.   His reason to end was, he was scared for my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Dec 17, 2009

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    The title says it all i'm no good i'm not good enough for anyone i cant think of a single good thing about myself i'm not good at anything why would anyone settle for me when there...
    alex25589 alex25589 22-25, M 3 Responses Jul 5

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    I don't know what it is but it comes down to the same, I feel like I'm never good enough ever. I can be in a group and I know I know I don't feel like I'm part of the group. Guys...
    arrowfly arrowfly 18-21, M Jul 9

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    For 16 years now i thought i had found someone who would love me no matter what, i guess i was wrong! Apparently i'm not even good enough for him!! I just hate that it took me 16...
    Unhappilymarried34 Unhappilymarried34 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    ha ha ha h this is truly me , i will never be good enough . no matter how smart or fit i become . No matter how many good deeds i do . I shall always be bellow ha ha
    Aniceguyforyou Aniceguyforyou 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 13

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    I will never be good enough for anyone...and I'm okay with that
    loveisgrand loveisgrand 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    I'm never good enough for him 😏
    BeccaK1 BeccaK1 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    I know ill never be good enough for anyone. ill never be anyones first second or even tenth choice. But it still hurts knowing that im not worth anyones time effort or love
    nevergoodenough98 nevergoodenough98 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    People say your not outgoing enough, you don't smile enough, your too perky, your not smart enough, an this includes low blow comments I don't know. I am average mediocre and my...
    brnino brnino 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I just wish I was enough...
    NeeverForget NeeverForget 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    I lose, and fight, and work. I crawled up out of the dirt to get to where I am today. And I'm still not enough in their eyes to be treated without hate. I never will be. I hate...
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    I tell the truth over here as i don't want anyone to feel like i am avoiding them or ignoring any... Please as no one knows what i feel or how i feel when know that i broke someone...
    Egyptianguy34 Egyptianguy34 31-35, M Jul 12

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    kimbeley123 kimbeley123 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    I'm 21 and in an interracial relationship. My dad is African-American, and my Mom has Dominican, Indian, and African-American that make up her background. My love is Irish and...
    earthlysoul earthlysoul 22-25, M Jul 3

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    Okay. I know i'm young. I know I have a lot of life left. I am aware that getting hurt is part of growing up. I have heard it all before. There just has to be something wrong me...
    CharityDanae32 CharityDanae32 18-21, F Jul 2

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    My parents only see the bad things I do. They never see the good things. I screw one thing up and you hate me for it. ****.
    bandssave bandssave 13-15, F Jul 6

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    Some days, I think: I would be friends with me, wouldn't I?". Then there is the other days, most days, when reality hits home. If there wasn't seething wrong with me, something...
    pcha pcha 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    **** making decisions. I don't know what to do with my life.
    december789 december789 16-17, F 4 hrs ago

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    I'm tired of being walked over all the time and only being wanted when people need me, I don't know why I can't just settle down with a group of real friends who won't turn on you...
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    Be true to yourself. Do what you know is right. If you get lost in the shadows; search for the light.
    Meagaroni18 Meagaroni18 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    Pretty much for alot of things exspecially guys and sports
    Paramoregirl123 Paramoregirl123 13-15, F Jul 6

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    No one likes me so they make me feel worthless
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    tahaalizzy tahaalizzy 13-15, M Jul 13

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    Isn't it? ....🎈 I just like balloons.
    AlyssaBreanne AlyssaBreanne 18-21, F Jul 15

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    Life is too overwhelming. 🎈
    AlyssaBreanne AlyssaBreanne 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 15

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    If your already to the point where your thinking about it than just do it.
    AlyssaBreanne AlyssaBreanne 18-21, F Jul 15

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    I'm tired of begging for your attention.
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