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I Wish I Could Trust People

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    I wish I was able to trust people, but so many people have hurt me, and broke that trust, even family, so It is really hard for me to trust anyone these days, I am learning to trust people more and more, but it is still something that I struggle with. I hope one day to be able to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 26, 2013

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    Live Life In Fear

    I trusted people quite easily when I was younger, before I learned you can trust nobody. Not even yourself. I want to trust people like I could back then, but I can't. I learned from my mistakes, from my whole life. Why is it that people who work there ******* *** off, get...
    XxLoneFoxxX XxLoneFoxxX 18-21, F Sep 2, 2011

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    Internet People

    Of course i wish i could trust real people in my life as well but it seems like more and more i just should not trust anyone online or off.   I shouldn't condemn everyone for a few idiots.... but its hard. I just don't get how some people's minds work. Apparently if you...
    Tacit Tacit 22-25, F 7 Responses Aug 8, 2008

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    Painful Prevention

    ...When i was younger...i used to trust in people...no one seemed to need me and i was insignificant to them...but i still believed that there were people out there who understands and will stay by ure side...that was until i was betrayed by the only person that i had begun to...
    ConLocura ConLocura 18-21, F Aug 21, 2009

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    Someone Taught Me Not to Trust....

     I am dealing with life one day at a time and enjoying it.  Life is hard with out my kids everyday but they are in good hands with Emmet and I know he is a great dad. I know that he is not strong enough to live without them.... he would die otherwise. I love my...
    ericalee4 ericalee4 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 30, 2009

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    "I Wish I Could Trust People"

    I wish I was able to trust people, but so many people have hurt me, and broke that trust, even family, so It is really hard for me to trust anyone these days, I am learning to trust people more and more, but it is still something that I struggle with. I hope one day to be able to...
    DyinToBeLoved DyinToBeLoved 18-21, F 5 Responses Apr 27, 2008

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    I wish you were my valentine this year. I wish I could call you mine. In so many sorrows that fill your head I'd make them into mine. For just one day out of this year, If I...
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    More than just sometimes, which is probably why I almost always hate texting or calling people first. Especially if it's someone I like. I feel like that would make me needy or...
    Triztemuneca87 Triztemuneca87 26-30, F 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I saw many people who pay more attention on appearance. Indeed , your look is very important, but I don't think it is more important than your intelligence. Only intelligence has...
    Daymond18 Daymond18 16-17, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    Too many. Way too many. People, a lot of those I've come across, lie, make false promises, make you believe in them and then show you the the other side of the picture, the reality...
    FallingApart33 FallingApart33 22-25, F 4 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    My story is much l like every one else here, l'v been pushing everyone away from me; and it's been really easy for me. When people give me unwanted advise, and try to help me...
    Micheael Micheael 26-30, M 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    I've always been the shy, quiet, and timid kid. After I got into college, I realized how much you need to interact and socialize with others... which, for someone like me who's...
    pocky007 pocky007 18-21, F 3 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    Some of the most profound people I've come across have been on the interent. Many of us tend to let our loose ends show a bit more. In a way, we a bit feel less vulnerable.
    naturesxwanderess1 naturesxwanderess1 26-30, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    The biggest turn off for me is when someone poses giving the finger. I immediately look at a person in a different light. And what my brain sees when people do that is......... You...
    Kornisone Kornisone 26-30, F 22 hrs ago

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    What do you do when you find out your whole friendship has been a lie? That one you put so much time and trust into, just to have it thrown back into your face. After being...
    eemoo eemoo 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    "Bring your friends close, but bring your enemies closer."
    HypnoticFever HypnoticFever 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I don't trust people who act like they don't have a dark side. To me that is their darkness or at least the start of it. And its really dark since they are hiding it.
    Mossonarock Mossonarock 41-45, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Of course it could help people. It's people connecting with people. Even when it gets a little creepy, it's still helpful, because you learn different behaviors and this can help...
    emmye emmye 46-50, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    To be honest I feel like I've been betrayed by every person I know. The only person who didn't betray me and was consistent through and through was a weed smoking democrat and he...
    QuestionMarks QuestionMarks 41-45, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I did betray people and have been betrayed. I dont trust people anymore. No. Not again. Trust them as far as you can throw them. People will always dissapoint you.
    Backspaceblogger Backspaceblogger 26-30 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    As I was desperate and a dire need; I have found a Handyman. Does good job cleaning Window, Yard, and Gutter. Who was nothing but a Amigo needed cash for his family survivor. Can't...
    IamTittyTwister IamTittyTwister 41-45, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    When I was little I'd always loved going to my cousins house. No matter how much begging it took from both my brother and I we'd fight onwards with our dad until we won the battle...
    Peanut18 Peanut18 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I think this group may be the best place to write about this crush that I've been having for what feels like an eternity. And this post will be long and very detailed, so please...
    arcticray arcticray 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    I went to a psychologist a about week ago. She said that I need to start trusting people and being more open. I tried to be more open and trusting with the few people that were...
    cupcakedips cupcakedips 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    To The Girl Who Stole My HeartYou're the first person I think about.In the morning after I eat and go out.When I jump in the shower to wash my body and head.And the last, after...
    theophilusmartins theophilusmartins 18-21, M 4 days ago

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    I am in my mid thirties. I have two daughters who live with me. I just finished going through my second divorce, and my heart is pretty broken. Just two weeks prior to her walking...
    JoeGlas JoeGlas 31-35, M 5 days ago

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    I really dont trust and it ruins my relationships with people. . . its toxic to my life and i wish i could change it. . . . but people keep abusing my trust. . this has happened...
    212panda 212panda 36-40, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    People ask me, 'why is it so hard for you to trust people?' I ask, 'Why is it so hard to keep a promise?'
    XxmakaronxX XxmakaronxX 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    If I had a single, cruel bone in my body, I would post a classified advert somewhere, asking for someone who has nothing to do, no reason to stay alive, nothing left to give and no...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 days ago

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    I am my fathers' son of that I have no doubt. I miss him dearly with a gentle sadness and loneliness that follows me through my days and calls to me in my darkest hours and...
    Chagos Chagos 36-40, M 6 days ago

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    I am. The simplest name till the unique ones. And I always wonder how could other people never failed to remember my name. I would've forget that too if only I don't have to write...
    cloudi cloudi 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Well... guess what... People, including me, don't deserve to be trusted. People are negligent, ignorant hateful and self righteous. People need to trust better things like love...
    deleted deleted 26-30 a week ago

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    My memory for years is not good at all but i will just say around 1990 I took a good job with a construction company and my best friend for around twenty years was the boss of the...
    boldtimer boldtimer 66-70, M a week ago

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    I wish my mind had a delete button, so,I could erase all the bitter memories of people crying over me and calling me a heartless and selfish *****. I wish I could erase all the...
    iSatan iSatan 13-15, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    This isn't exactly betrayal but I couldn't find a better group to post this in. I texted my brother from the hospital yesterday, letting him know about my daughter's injuries. I...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 2

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    driftingalone driftingalone 16-17, F Feb 2

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    It seems like whenever you start to trust, you get the shaft.
    aaron62 aaron62 46-50, M Feb 2

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    The world ive seen is full of lies. Ever since i was a little girl, i knew that my father was telling so many lies. I think it really made me the person i am today, someone who can...
    reddddddddd reddddddddd 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 31

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    Some have trust issue with me but all i can tell them is that i just wish they could see inside my heart. i am not going to gain anything by deceiving them. all i have is just a...
    nixf1 nixf1 22-25, F 5 Responses Jan 31