I Wish I Wasn't Suppose to Be So Strong

Being strong for friends, family, even strangers. When is it our turn? 42 People

    Just Once...

    Just once I wish I dind't feel like I had to be so strong. I wish that I could just be me, weak, or strong, however I may be feeling. I wish I didn't feel that need to be strong, but I feel like I am. I hate it so much. Sometimes I just don't feel so strong, but that I...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Oct 4, 2009

    ....

    There are many times, that I feel like it is required for me to stay strong, and be there for everyone else. There are times, that I am scared to feel what my body and my heart wants me to feel, because it might hurt others. I don’t want to hurt others, and I don’t...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 19, 2009

    This Experience

    this year, i had to be stronger than ever before,i had to constantly hold myself together to not completely break in a milion pieces while facing this life changing event of my life.i cursed god(if there is one) all along because its a very tough thing to go thru but in the end...
    Veevie86 Veevie86
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 14, 2010

    I Need to Figure This Out....

      I need to figure out how to let people in again. I need to try & trust that they won't leave when it gets rough. But everyone who has ever said "I'll always be here" has left. Everyone, but my mom. We aren't as close anymore & I'm not sure how to get that...
    Wynhaven Wynhaven
    36-40, F
    9 Responses Aug 18, 2009

    I Do....

    I really wish I didn't have to be strong all the time. I know people say I don't have to, but me personally. I feel like I do. I have to have some kind of control over thing, I have to work myself to be strong, and I have to work myself to keep it all together. Me being weak...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Mar 11, 2010

    To Feel Strong

    I saw this group and instantly thought of a quote by Christopher McCandless which I thought fits pretty well with this group.The sea's only gifts are harsh blows, and occasionally the chance to feel strong. Now I don't know much about the sea, but I do know that that's the way it...
    TheWanderingSupertramp TheWanderingSupertramp
    26-30, M
    Dec 5, 2012
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