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I Wish I Could Trust People

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    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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    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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    ...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 4 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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    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 16-17, F Sep 2, 2011

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    It hurts when people you trust and know you personally don't really know who you are.
    Donnathena Donnathena 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 6

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    In my world there is no trusting someone completely . For me, when I say I trust something/someone I still factor in the chance that it might not be true. You always have to factor...
    tasha456 tasha456 16-17, F Nov 14

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    I am so done telling people things! Don't expect me to open up to you just for you to run and tell someone ! When I open up to you that's big but when u break my trust u ain't...
    Bubbles0329 Bubbles0329 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 13

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    Watch our for the user PeaceAndLove1. She's a fake person and can't be trusted. Btw she has a secret she doesn't want people knowing. She's just not a nice person and I want her to...
    BrandonVidya2014 BrandonVidya2014 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    Watch our for the user PeaceAndLove1. She's a fake person and can't be trusted. Btw she has a secret she doesn't want people knowing. She's just not a nice person and I want her to...
    BrandonVidya2014 BrandonVidya2014 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    I was at a bus stop as waiting for the bus, a man comes to me asking if he can borrow my iPhone to call someone as then I think to myself " should I? Or should I not?" I let h use...
    Bowman44 Bowman44 46-50, M Nov 2

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    Did you ever just trust someone that keeps letting you down, but you still give him another chance, cause your'e hoping that he will change?.. It happends to me too much,..
    DarkAngelxoxo DarkAngelxoxo 13-15, F Nov 12

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    I've been hurt so many times, I can't help but try to think all people have a good side.
    NeonOctopus NeonOctopus 16-17, F Nov 1

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    In my mind red flags are going off about what people's motives are when I'm put in a place of vulnerability... Automatically I perceive their motives to be selfish. I know it's not...
    JustMeWuuuut JustMeWuuuut 26-30, M Nov 2

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    Seven years of rejection and hostility Now I don't have to deal with that I am still alone because I don't want to run into another person to devour me like you...
    Sincerely77 Sincerely77 36-40, F Nov 7

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    Someone at my work likes to pick on me and it's getting old real fast
    Court24 Court24 22-25, F 3 Responses Nov 11

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    And it's come back to bite me on the butt quite a few times :(
    papercastles papercastles 22-25, F Nov 5

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    Wonder why. Oh. Right. Society puts profit before health.
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 13

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    I have gone through my own problems, and I never thought I could trust anyone. I still dont, ut if any of you need someone to talk to, im here.
    AccaliaSilverblood AccaliaSilverblood 13-15, F 1 hr ago

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    I don't trust people very easily. Unless they're very serious about things . I trusted someone recently and could've gotten myself into so much trouble if I had gone through with...
    SubmissiveSecrets SubmissiveSecrets 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 15

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    i have truth issues. it's really hard for me to trust people, because i've been hurt so many times. but i know that i'm not alone. i wouldn't wish heart break on my worst enemy. it...
    courtneythepizzaqueen courtneythepizzaqueen 13-15, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    I trust no one and never will I have had so many bad things happen to me by people I thought I could trust and I mean close people like my wife,mom, and friends I just say...
    impregnator69 impregnator69 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    It seems like letting people inside and trusting people is hard to do these days. I've become very careful and selective with the people I choose to be close with. It's like there...
    AcousticSoul17 AcousticSoul17 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 5

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    My trust go back to childhood. I haven't always been one to trust people. I had a lot of friends growing up that back stabbed me. Growing up I would say I was a little depressed...
    feelinglost84 feelinglost84 26-30, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I wish I could help people more.. I feel like this world we live in has become a place where people have to hide who they truly are because they are afraid what people will say or...
    bebe805 bebe805 18-21, F Nov 2

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    Am I the only one who hates that we HAVE to rely on people to live. We have to rely on doctors to help when sick, same with surgeons. We have to rely on farmers to get us our food...
    akaShaun akaShaun 16-17, M 5 Responses 5 days ago

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    I think I have trusted people too much and I was let down badly by them.I don't know why I still trust people.Trusting less may mean getting hurt less.
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 12 Responses Oct 29

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    I have trouble trusting people all my life I have let people use me and treat me like **** and makes me feel unwanted and just makes me think bad things about myself I have a bad...
    Loverforsweets Loverforsweets 18-21, F 4 Responses Nov 9

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    I wish I could love God more. I wish I could stop sining. I wish I would just stop being jealous of others. I wish I was nicer to my parents. I wish could be a better christian. I...
    isabel16 isabel16 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    Trust. Something I've never quite got the hang of. I try to trust people but it's such a struggle. It's really odd how my friends think they know me so well, but really they don...
    WeCouldBeDead WeCouldBeDead 16-17, F 5 Responses Nov 2

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    10th post. I feel so guilty sharing my story, as I feel like I'm dissing someone behind their back. I'm telling our story, but this other person can't defend themselves, so please...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Its really hard for me to trust people. If I trust you then its HUGE. Because it doesnt happen often.
    KensleyRenee KensleyRenee 16-17, F 2 days ago

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    Why is so hard for me to trust people i never figured out what caused it to start i second guess so many things i want it to stop i don't want it to effect my relationships with so...
    thatrandomchick01 thatrandomchick01 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 7

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    Trusting people is toooooo risky!!!
    KA1977 KA1977 36-40, M 3 Responses Oct 28

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    Over the years It seems I've been surrounded by people who have brought very negative energy into my life. I've always been a positive and very optimistic person who is very...
    KamiKam KamiKam 26-30, F Nov 16

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    I like to just sit somewhere sometimes and watch a person like study them there face reactions and try to think what there thinking about I wish I could understand people to help...
    angymagallanes648 angymagallanes648 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 17

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    I do this because I have a hard time letting people in and don't find that I trust people easily. I made the mistake by letting people see who I really am in primary school.
    InfiniteSpecks InfiniteSpecks 13-15, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Call me paranoid, but u don't trust people. People are mean. People are two faced. People will hurt you. People will most likely try to rob you of money, happiness and dignity. I...
    Passionfruit101 Passionfruit101 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    at times I do feel like it was my fault to blindly trust people.. it just hurts so much when people move away from me for no reason.. :'( I keep telling that I have moved on.. but...
    amazingmoment90 amazingmoment90 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 8

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    I just have a hard time trusting people. I've been screwed over by people who meant the world to me and because of those past experiences I always will keep my guard up.
    AlexisH94 AlexisH94 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    24th post. Before anyone reading this thinks my life has been just one bad thing after another, I'm going to set the record straight. Many of the years of fun were only marred by...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    rejection over and over and over again. "your nice but....im just not ready". My long term relationship ended because apparently i was not right for them, because we just didn't...
    tom1978 tom1978 31-35, M 1 hr ago

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    My Thanksgiving Message... When we lived in Massachusetts, we spent holidays with our extended families... Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, In-laws, etc. When we moved to Maine, our...
    musicbook musicbook 56-60, M 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    I went to Africa a couple months ago.... and it is in Africa that I saw true kindness. People who have absolutely nothing, somehow finding ways to give to someone else in need...
    kassafwass kassafwass 18-21, F 4 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    13th post. "Fool me once shame on you, fool me twice shame on me." I wish it would end, I wish it would end, I wish it would end. My life that is, and I can't seem to stop thinking...
    rana3434 rana3434 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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