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I Wish My Brain Could Tell My Heart How to Feel

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    SERIOUSLY

    BUT IT'S SLOWLY TURNING TO STONE ANYWAYS SO SOON I WON'T FEEL A THING.
    fukkboii fukkboii 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 28, 2009

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    Very Well Said...

    I do wish my Brain could tell my heart how to feel...
    Subang Subang 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 28, 2009

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    If It Could?

    It would say,"I told you so,fool!"
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 19, 2009

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    But It's Impossible

    I wish I could rule my own heart. Is that too much to ask? Maybe it is.
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 7 Responses Apr 19, 2009

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    I Just Need Someone To Hear Me

    So, throughout my life I have always been a serial monogamist: I jump from relationship to relationship. Until Coleman, my longest relationship was just over a year. Coleman and I have been together for almost 3 years. I love him dearly. In June of this past year, he accepted a...
    ellifant ellifant 22-25 1 Response Feb 19, 2012

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    Sometimes I Wish, But Only Sometimes.

    When a crush lasts too ridiculously long, without resolution; when I should have stopped thinking about her two weeks ago, for my own good, because we haven't made a connection; when my thinking about her no longer provokes the butterflies in my stomach and tingles up my spine...
    UnderEli UnderEli 46-50, M 1 Response Sep 2, 2010

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    A Psychic Brain

    To tell me in advance if they will be good for me or not
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Dec 14, 2009

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    Would Be Nice

    I've always followed my heart, and it has usually led exactly where I thought it would. I would really like it if I could get my heart to listen to what my mind is saying.
    SweetlyLingering SweetlyLingering 66-70, F Feb 20, 2012

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    I just wish I could do that,

    but humans heart is so stubborn and you cannot make it obey. it has it's own mind and can do it's own action. I just wish I could tell my heart no to fall in love with him. I wish that he would not care for me, but he do a lot of this. and I am beginning to fall in love with him...
    myleslus myleslus 22-25, F Sep 29, 2014

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    The Dream Part 1

    It scares me beyond belief. I always wake up crying, sweating, yelling or even all three. And the worst part is that... it feels real even though I have no doubt it's fake. If you would like to hear the actual dream, then please comment yes below. If I get ten yeses, then I will...
    SadLonelyBroken SadLonelyBroken 13-15, F Mar 4, 2013

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    I Wish My Brain And Heart Could Agree

    I just wish that every once in a while my brain and heart would be in agreement. Instead I'm consumed by the never ending rival between what my heart feels, and what my brain is telling me I should do. Their arguing drives me crazy.
    dare2love dare2love 56-60, F 2 Responses Aug 15, 2010

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    Very Well Said...

    I do wish my Brain could tell my heart how to feel...
    Subang Subang 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 28, 2009

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    I wish I could them something.

    ...but I'd just sound desperate or something which isn't the case...I just wish I could talk like we were friends again....
    beautifulher beautifulher 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 19, 2014

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    I Do And I Don't...

    I sometimes wish I could flick the switch on my heart to a permanent off setting. But then I remember the person responsible for crushing my spirit thoroughly enough to make me feel this way. And then I also remember that he seemed to have his heart on a permanent off switch...
    parasitehostess parasitehostess 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 8, 2009

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    It Would Save Me A World Of Heartache

    If only I could make my heart feel the way my brain thinks it should, I could avoid soooo much hassle and pain.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 22, 2011

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    Brain Verses Heart

    Until this year my brain has always stepped in to stop my heart and made me do the right thing every time. But this year I found myself thinking something telling myself not to even think about it but then I said to someone something which I thought I would get a negative answer...
    shall13 shall13 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 14, 2011

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    I wish my brain could tell my heart how to

    feel Tell my heart to stop being jealous Because my girlfriend told her ex she "misses" him Or not get jealous when she goes to him whenever we argue I wish my brain could tell my heart how to feel Tell my heart to stop getting pissed whenever I see his stupid *** name Or...
    xlostcause xlostcause 22-25, M May 13, 2014

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    Stalemate

      Brain ~ Hey! You Heart! Stop, now. Heart ~ No. Brain ~ We've talked about this, you know I'm right. Heart ~ So? *pouts* Brain ~ So, stop it already. It's pointless. Heart ~ No. I want. *sulks* Brain ~ It will just make it worse in the long run. Heart ~ But this is...
    BlueSugarFox BlueSugarFox 26-30, F 7 Responses Sep 14, 2009

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    Wouldnt It Be Nice..

     I have such clear thoughts and reasoning, but my heart still aches over things my brain tells me I dont need, or in some cases do need.
    KindaSilly KindaSilly 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 19, 2009

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    Rejected By Someone I Planned On Rejecting

    We went out for about 3 weeks and he adored me. But I had several reservations about him. He wanted more then I did. Yet, in time maybe I would want more. The problem was I was begining to feel yuky around him like when he was holding my hand while we were walking. I felt...
    candy100 candy100 56-60, F 6 Responses May 31, 2009

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    Gods Yes.

    There would be so much less internal conflict if one or the other could simply...take over sometimes. Problem is, they both want what they want...which is usually the complete opposite.   Brain will be telling me to "Be logical. This doesn't compute, and you're only going to...
    lastleafoffall lastleafoffall 26-30 1 Response Jan 29, 2011

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    I Do

    I wish my brain could tell my heart how it felt just once in a while. Or how to feel, than I wouldn't be going crazy, trying to figure out what my heart and head wants :(
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 6, 2009

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    I Wish My Brain Would Tell My Heart How to Feel.

    I know what I should do and I know what I have to do, if only my heart wouldnt get in the way things would be better. If only I could jus shake off all the emotions and memories Im sure everything wouldnt be this difficult.But the heart its a powerfull thing. My heart wont...
    applescruffs applescruffs 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 15, 2009

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    beautifulher beautifulher 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 8, 2014

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    one thing ive learn the hard way is notting can wait to be fixed the time you have is dependent on everything else, saying one day ill resolve it could mean you never get that...
    kittycat1598 kittycat1598 18-21, F Apr 10

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    I wish I could be naked all day every day . I am far more comfortable nude than I am clothed .
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