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I Work Hard And Rely On Myself

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    Honestly.. I'm a perfectionist. I feel like I have to be the best at everything I do. I do things I am good at not things I love. My friends tell me I'm too hard on myself trying...
    kaylar626 kaylar626 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    I get these flashbacks that make me cringe every time they come. It's usually nothing really bad but I start hating myself for acting just the way I am! Any way to handle this self...
    liveurbestlifenow liveurbestlifenow 31-35, F Feb 23

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    Can't stand when people stand!
    michellesydney michellesydney 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 14

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    They say they relationship with yourself is the most important one. Dr. Phill actually said that so it must have some truth behind it.. Oh wait. I remember it being very true. I...
    Anonymouscoast Anonymouscoast 22-25 Feb 13

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    When I'm feeling awful I lose myself to workout and talking to god . The moment feeling of pain starts is the moment I workout harder , so I would feel dwell in it so much because...
    minniekoala minniekoala 22-25, F Feb 6

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    I am a very emotionally complex woman. I am working hard not to let my emotions get the better of me, sometimes I think the worst of people and that's when my emotions get...
    Euphorialbeauty23 Euphorialbeauty23 22-25, F 3 Responses Feb 12

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    I have been working hard on my happiness levels. taking a different attitude to conflicts and challenges. fitness. diet. my family have noticed and we've talked about these new...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M Feb 13

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    I'm going to work hard and be better in myself
    Mustangkid2022 Mustangkid2022 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 19

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    I'd like to change my life. Being positive and stay healthy. I hope I have a relationship this year. Work hard, play harder.
    fitwealth fitwealth 26-30, F 4 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I just screamed at my parents because they were telling me not to spend too much time on my phone. I get pissed at really unreasonable situations. And now I realize that if I don't...
    DarkLoser DarkLoser 13-15, F 2 Responses Feb 17

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    I've been skipping school since I was in grade 4 and I'm almost done high school and don't feel like life is worth it. Working hard right now just to work even harder in the future...
    1theory 1theory 31-35, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    2014 was a bad year for me. I've had bad moments in the past that I wish never to experience again, but **** just comes to me. I am working on improving myself this year...
    absinthe79 absinthe79 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 10

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    I've been working non stop since being a senior in college. After I graduated I wasn't able to get a job in my field but I kept working to support myself. At the end of this year I...
    krazykaylove krazykaylove 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    So I was studying, then I started practicing some questions, casually. I got the majority right and instead of feeling good about that because I wasn't even that prepared to...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 1 Response Feb 20

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    Yesterday, after a conversation with a relative I realised that I could only rely on myself. This is not a bad thing at all, I am just acknowledging God's work. Notice how we have...
    ParisCat ParisCat 22-25, F Feb 13

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    I don't have much of a social life, but anyone I come in contact with I tend to be very nice, I work my *** off in order to pay the debts my mom is in and slowly but surely she...
    brianopp brianopp 18-21, M Feb 17

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    Finding an inspiration that heals. Shes gone. It hurts but I will be okay. This past year has been phenomenally hard but I believe I'm exactly where I need to be. 2014 I was...
    mmn6134 mmn6134 22-25, F Feb 5

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    I hate my life so much, I really have been compensating whether or not I should kill myself, but I can never bring myself to it, like it's just thoughts; but seriously Life's...
    Krchan2 Krchan2 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 12

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    For a brief period yesterday I wallowed in self pity and then I told myself that I needed to have faith in God and then He showed me visions of a miracle to come and I cried. I...
    mguinm mguinm 41-45, F 3 Responses Feb 18

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    It's hard when I am not as happy with life or as happy with where it is going. Feeling stuck makes it hard for me to want to do the things I know that are good for my well beng. It...
    searchingfar searchingfar 22-25, F 1 day ago

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    As the way I grow, I am still understanding myself and things around. In the meantime, I would like to work on myself when things get a bit hard. But still I like to remain the...
    Someplaceisnice Someplaceisnice 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 11

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    I had a Lot of A lone time. and had a thought provoking Idea...And this thought is that there is No Such thing as Eternal Happiness.. all happiness is Temporal... here is Why...
    Micheael Micheael 26-30, M 2 Responses Feb 19

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    bored at work boss is busy and I need to O. I wear short skirts to work so easy to slip my hand between my legs and finger myself. love doing it as other people are around. then...
    CheatingTracy CheatingTracy 22-25, F 54 Responses Feb 23

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    She's like the wind, rushing over my skin sending chills down my spine. She's like the breeze, whispering thru the trees, brushing ever so slightly across my cheek and blowing thru...
    writingmyrelease writingmyrelease 26-30, F 5 Responses Feb 5

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    My brother and I just had an argument. He sucks at arguing because of how he drags the focus of the argument to other things. Things like me. He constantly insults me for being...
    DrowningInRed DrowningInRed 13-15, F 6 Responses Feb 13

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    I should of put this post under I'm an idiot. My BFF Stranger, got me into working out. For the past 20 years I have been running 3-10 miles every single morning. I was looking...
    EyeDontGiveAHoot EyeDontGiveAHoot 36-40, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    That's the only thing that keeps me sane sometimes. As they say, sometimes you do need some expert advice. Well the truth is, I cannot be an emotional wreck and only I can remind...
    destiny2015 destiny2015 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 22

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    First day back to the gym in a couple weeks. I know it feels good every time, but it's hard still to get myself out of bed early enough and get myself there.
    dusty89 dusty89 22-25, M Feb 13

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    I'm trying hard but I no longer believe in myself, I doubt I'm capable of anything, I don't think I have a future... I can't imagine a future, I'm tired of pretending I'm okay when...
    AllieLe AllieLe 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 11

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    Simply put if h font get it then you'll never get it cuz I am the easiest person to get to know and I put myself out there already to keep from being rejected later do its not me...
    dying4adoover dying4adoover 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 17

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    Just once could I be happy? Not beat down and told everything that he doesn't feel is right. I'm here at his mercy. I do all he needs at the house, if he asks for something I make...
    Txwoman123 Txwoman123 41-45, F Feb 22

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    I'm 19 and working as a chef, yesterday I started at 9am I took a break from 3pm till 4pm and finally finished work at midnight my friends ***** I'm working too hard not partying...
    Tomm3y Tomm3y 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    I've been thinking a lot about mine and my boyfriends relationship... I love him so much, but sometimes I feel like I love him more than he loves me. We've been together for 4...
    Deda0505 Deda0505 22-25, F 3 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    In these weeks I'n working Very hard and so much, I'm trying to improve myself and, maybe, show to the others that I want something more! I hope it will worth it!!
    MrZenigata MrZenigata 26-30, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    Hard work has gotten people in many places, but unfortunately the most hard working people get nothing for their efforts (like poor farming districts in China and India). You...
    SugarAndStrawberries SugarAndStrawberries 13-15 5 days ago

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    I've known my marine since high school, we had mutual friends and probably spoke to each other three times. After two years out of high school we met again and have been together...
    eyo29 eyo29 22-25, F Feb 6

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    It has to be truth though, not a nasty personal attack under cover of pretending to tell me an objective truth. The trouble with untruth is that it comes back to haunt you...
    alanbt alanbt 61-65, M 2 Responses Feb 17

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    ​Eye gazingI know full well, when I am truly looking at someone and when I’m not. So I went through a phase where I experienced my own disconnectedness from… my soul...
    Injoy1767 Injoy1767 46-50, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I wish my husband would humble himself and get a job. He cussed someone out at work and quit and has not worked for over a year. I am tired of paying all the bills while he acts...
    stavroula37 stavroula37 51-55, F 4 hrs ago

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    I'm finding myself feeling and not being able to combat the darkness within me. I'm not sure why, but the sense of lingering frustration has taken from me my desire to get out and...
    lavendersea lavendersea 41-45, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    I tried writing this experience once but it shut down in the middle, so I'm a little frustrated but I'll try again. I was saying that I find myself doing things just for the sole...
    Shamandora Shamandora 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 7

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