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I Worry Far Too Much

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    This Is Me...

    Even now: I had a legitimate reason to e-mail someone who I have a crush on. He replied back, but didn't quite answer my question. I could have let it go, but instead e-mailed him once again for clarification. And now I worry that I will make a pest of myself, and that my...
    lonelyheart807 lonelyheart807 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 28, 2012

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    I Worry About Everything

    I worry far too much about everything. I hate worrying, but I can't seem to stop myself. I try everything, occupying my mind, spending time with friends and I even keep telling myself there is nothing to worry about. But I still worry. It drives me crazy. How do I stop worrying?
    unicornmagic unicornmagic 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 29, 2011

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    I Just Realized How I Was Behaving

    A few weeks ago, my sister pointed this out.  Before anything happens, I startt asking questions that make it sound like i am worried.  I tend to forget what i asked but i am realizing how it really sounds, for example a few years ago i asked a cousion that was leaving from...
    LitamalianTherpo LitamalianTherpo 26-30, M May 31, 2012

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    I worry way too much that I annoy myself, but I just can't help it!
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    I think far too much, way too much for my own good. What do they mean when they say that? What is that look for? Is Isaac okay today? I wonder what my sisters and brother are up to...
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    I think this is something a lot of people do. We expect too much from ourselves and need to please everyone. Even strangers I see on the subway, I care what they think of me. I...
    nyc441010 nyc441010 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    And I think my profile and stories are starting to get the bipolar look. Well I just write what I think and feel at the moment. Like right now, the Q&A section has been talking...
    kixisback kixisback 22-25 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Did I remember to lock the door? This freckle is really dark, what if it's skin cancer? My stomach hurts maybe I have appendicitis? They didn't call back they must be mad at me...
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    "Too much" being my bf. and how I haven't seen him in like almost 2 weeks. How I miss him, his hugs and kisses, his sexy voice, his cute smile, or amazingly beautiful eyes. Just...
    Blissfulkissofdeath Blissfulkissofdeath 13-15, F Mar 30

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    Don't trust too much Don't love too much Don't hope too much Because that"too much" Can hurt you so much!!!
    Sandyshaw13 Sandyshaw13 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    Three months ago I almost killed myself. Life became too much for me to handle. I took 20 Doxepin (a sleep/anxiety pill) and pleaded that God finally take me home and apologized to...
    Somejoygirl Somejoygirl 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 28

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    So yesterday kinda got me thinking about something i always felt but never actually thought too much about. I realized that no matter how many people I find around, no matter what...
    anonymouslyherenow anonymouslyherenow 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    I feel.. Drained. I feel like a can't cope anymore and I'm just shutting everyone out. I have no friends anymore, because my old bestfriend just used me.. And my other friend...
    ImChelsea ImChelsea 16-17, F 4 Responses Apr 10

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    My mom is one of those people. Whenever I'm being quiet, she has to talk it up way too much and jump from subject to subject. Also, the people at school who talk way too much...
    laubrown1 laubrown1 16-17, F Apr 11

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    Good LORD I have heard "you think too much" a lot lately. Too many times. I should probably take this under consideration. For all of my faults; the overthinking and insecurity...
    MommaBella MommaBella 31-35, F Apr 13

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    I cry too much but I'm not weak. Things in life are too overwhelming that I can't help but let my emotions soar so I can try and move with my life.
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    I must set high expectations. Either that or I'm just hanging out with the wrong people....it's probably the wrong people, lol! I enjoy treating people the way I would like to be...
    MommaBella MommaBella 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    I go too school sometimes and just cry, It's not like I don't want too be there I just cry way too much, I can't even help it
    charlotteK charlotteK 13-15, F Mar 25

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    Too many unsolicited dramas come my way. Please, I've already too much of my own to deal with, don't force your hate towards me, It's only ******* me off. I need a break, just a...
    SinisterSmile SinisterSmile 22-25 Mar 30

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    I've been thinking about my ex today, I had this dream and as usual it gets me thinking! I hate thinking about him, I feel like my thoughts are wasted on him! He was so gentle...
    Shortie82 Shortie82 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 31

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    My mind works overtime... I've tried resting, meditating, working out and even long hot baths but I just can't seem to zone out. I'm in a new relationship but find it hard to...
    cancerian19 cancerian19 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 9

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    I have bein thinkin too much ever Sence my uncle passed away 2 mounths ago
    mariehere23 mariehere23 13-15, F Mar 22

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    I seriously do , too much haha
    andreaxdrea andreaxdrea 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    It's making me go bananas thinking too much
    Fuckyouall247 Fuckyouall247 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 31

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    I suffer from insomnia because when I get stressed or have too much going on, I can't relax. Really sucks sometimes!
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    mynameisarianna mynameisarianna 16-17, F Apr 2

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    WAY too much. I figure everything out in small batches. It all comes together so well, but by the time I go to write them down I've forgotten it all. I know what I want to write by...
    MrTimothyMcNeil MrTimothyMcNeil 18-21, M 1 Response Apr 3

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    Whenever I should be asleep I can't. I hear nothing but the noises from crickets and cars passing by. It just calms me. To the point where I can't sleep. I just lay down for a few...
    Raven628 Raven628 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    I think too much, and sometimes, the only way to shut off my damn brain is to cut. Or mutilate, or jab, or rip, or shred. Sometimes, I'll even hurt myself in my sleep. I'll wake up...
    DarkWanderer16 DarkWanderer16 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 5

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    I think I do live in my head and online too much :) ep has done alot for me and now it's time to go and enjoy life thanks to everyone I met on ep now I am logging off and investing...
    Tricke1983 Tricke1983 31-35, F Apr 5

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    "He's not gonna come after you. He's going to find a girl that "appreciates" him. If you act all damaged, he's going to find a "normal" girl. If you move away from him, he isn't...
    bexk bexk 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    It bothers me that I tend to think too much. Even if it's not really significant or anything, but i still keep on thinking about it until i get really bothered. -.-
    erikp08 erikp08 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    Since im only working one part time job at the moment and only have three weeks left in this semester of college I honestly have entirely too much free time and I really dread it
    ryanw93 ryanw93 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    http://youtu.be/dTFDfR47dl4 Eckhart Tolle discussing thinking too much and how to stop the ill effects.
    gsparky22 gsparky22 41-45, M 6 hrs ago

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    I recently got together with my boyfriend but now I'm beginning to worry about us. We got together on the seventh of April but we talked for about two months before then thanks to...
    Iredecence Iredecence 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 9

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    Stop worrying. Stop getting angry at things that aren't worth the energy you put into staying angry. Take a shower. Take five showers. Hell, take ten showers if you want to. Stay...
    carissamae carissamae 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 11

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    Haven't talked to the doctor yet and still worrying. I even cried a little.
    BleuGirl83 BleuGirl83 26-30, F Mar 28

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    I worry about seeing people again. I saw a random guy and got a deep pain in my stomach and got scared I'd never see him again.
    littlepopples littlepopples 13-15, F Apr 1

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    i worry that i can't grow taller any more and I am not tall T~T
    gitzai gitzai 22-25, M Apr 1

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    Its absurd... I fill my head with what if this?and what if that? How do I stop worrying like this?
    Rosesanddiamonds Rosesanddiamonds 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 2

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    its like if i disapprove of him at all, i panic for my thought is-**** fix it....he must be brewing with anger tht u talked so rudely to him...he willl snap back n then u will be...
    Nishitaa Nishitaa 22-25, F Apr 11

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    I always wonder what people think when I message them first....though sometimes that's the only way to get them to talk to me. Anyway, I am on this website (it's rather of a...
    BlackRosesTurnBlue BlackRosesTurnBlue 18-21, F 4 Responses Apr 11

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    But it's not about the right things. Why do I need to think so much about what others think? With all the things going on in life, there's no way they're going to always think...
    Katami Katami 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 22

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    It is a way that keep me never have much of rest in my day as it is hard to stay happy always or even calm whole day...when most of your life was so worried if you can have the...
    Egyptianguy34 Egyptianguy34 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 30

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    Life is hard enough as it, having alopecia makes it worse. Suffering from hair loss at the of 24 is devestating especially being a woman. It makes my life extra hard. Worrying...
    AchingSoul AchingSoul 22-25, F Mar 31

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    2.25am and I'm wide awake, so much going round and round in my head. Thoughts, feelings, emotions so many things to think and worry about.
    Lulu77xx Lulu77xx 26-30, F 4 Responses Apr 2

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