I Wonder When We Lose Ourselves As Women

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    I Can Tell You I Got Lost In Denver... So Why Can't I Tell You Where I Got Lost In Love?

    I have loved a man so much that I lost who I was in the process.  I am not sure when that happened, but after the relationship was long over I woke up and realized I was not the person that I was before and quite frankly, I didn't like the person I became.  It took me a...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    12 Responses Mar 8, 2009

    Giving More Than Love

    I wanted so badly to be everything my family needed.  I made the sacrafices I thought were required and found I'd given way more of myself than I could manage to function without.   
    ichooselife ichooselife
    36-40, F
    6 Responses Mar 10, 2009

    Losing Our "Selves"

    I once had a profound dream.  I was watching myself as a young woman cleaning and cooking and watching over my step sons. I was waiting on my husband hand and foot. Then, it appeared to me, that I was putting my all into this family, and getting very little in return. ...
    Shellfinder Shellfinder
    56-60, F
    5 Responses Apr 6, 2009
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