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Forum: Relationships and Dating July 10th 2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 7
Non-PG13 (Strong Language): what's the usual pace
Views: 578
Posted By emerson
Re: what's the usual pace

Yes, I didn't mean leave him alone and hope that he decides to give me a second chance- I meant I'll leave him alone. Period. And next time I meet someone who likes me and whom I like, things'll go...
Forum: Relationships and Dating July 10th 2012, 09:20 PM
Replies: 7
Non-PG13 (Strong Language): what's the usual pace
Views: 578
Posted By emerson
Re: what's the usual pace

Thanks very much for your response. So, should I indeed apologize and explain that my insecurities and inexperience made me act in ways I wouldn't condone (I apologized the next day, but didn't offer...
Forum: Mental Health July 9th 2012, 04:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 645
Posted By emerson
Re: Infidelity and descend to madness

The distrust is an understandable reaction to her infidelity.
The violent thoughts, and your florid expression of them, should disturb you. If you can get help (from a psychiatrist), you might...
Forum: Mental Health July 9th 2012, 04:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 635
Posted By emerson
Re: Compulsive Liar

You need to get into therapy. Will your parents send you to someone if you ask them? Because you might be able to sort this out with help from a professional who knows how compulsive lying works and...
Forum: Mental Health July 9th 2012, 03:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 586
Posted By emerson
Re: What do I do?

That's so much stress to experience, I'm so sorry :( Have you talked to a counselor?
Forum: Depression and Suicide July 9th 2012, 03:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 881
Posted By emerson
Re: I am so scared

I hope you're feeling at least a little better now. Feel free to type out whatever you're thinking of.
Forum: Depression and Suicide July 9th 2012, 03:48 AM
Replies: 3
Triggering (Suicide): Why Won't You Let Me?
Views: 670
Posted By emerson
Re: Why Won't You Let Me?

Do not try it. Most likely you will fail and it will be painful, messy, and terrifying. Or worse, you'll succeed.
I see from your other posts that you're seeing a counselor- that's great! Keep...
Forum: Relationships and Dating July 9th 2012, 03:03 AM
Replies: 7
Non-PG13 (Strong Language): what's the usual pace
Views: 578
Posted By emerson
what's the usual pace

I haven't posted here in a really long time, but I have a question and I'd love to read answers from outside of my very small, exclusively feminist circle of friends.

Short version of the story:...
Forum: Friends and Family November 16th 2011, 06:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By emerson
Re: Question for guys/men

Thanks for your response!

Anyone else have thoughts on this? If an ugly girl (why not be blunt) wants to befriend a good-looking (but not outrageously beautiful) boy... is that a hopeless...
Forum: Depression and Suicide November 15th 2011, 05:18 AM
Replies: 1
Triggering: Gah!
Views: 345
Posted By emerson
Re: Gah!

:( I know the feeling. It sucks.
There's not much I can say to help you. When you come to the realization that you're worthy, and can tune out other peoples' silly comparisons, you'll be happier....
Forum: Depression and Suicide November 15th 2011, 05:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 422
Posted By emerson
Re: why me??

Hey. It sounds like you're going through a lot. Is there a counseling service at your school/ would your parents be able and willing to take you to a therapist? (Or are you already seeing one?)...
Forum: Depression and Suicide November 15th 2011, 05:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 346
Posted By emerson
Re: i can handle it

What's the next part of your life going to be like? Do you know whether you'll go to college, or get a job, or live away from home? Sometimes a change in circumstances makes more difference than you...
Forum: Friends and Family November 15th 2011, 04:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 627
Posted By emerson
Question for guys/men

I hope this is the right section of the forums- it's a question about friendship, so, I couldn't think of a better place to put it. But it's quite a general question.

Do teenage boys and men...
Forum: Education and Careers January 11th 2010, 01:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 741
Posted By emerson
Re: Teacher recommendations

It's one of the classes I'm doing best in (if not the class I have the highest grade in) and it's relevant to the program for which I'm applying.
He's one of three teachers who would have anything...
Forum: Education and Careers January 11th 2010, 01:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 741
Posted By emerson
Re: Teacher recommendations

Thanks for the reply.
My other concern is that, as nice as my gov't teacher is, I'm not sure how articulate he will be on paper.
Forum: Education and Careers January 10th 2010, 10:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 741
Posted By emerson
Teacher recommendations

Hello, loves.

I've never asked a teacher for a recommendation (I'm a junior) but now I need two for summer programs that I'm applying to. The application makes it sound like the recommend-ers...
Forum: Goals and Ambitions December 11th 2009, 01:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 877
Posted By emerson
Re: Someone tell me why this wouldn't work.

I know it's a bad idea. We should be allowed to delete posts that we make during drunken (or good-as-drunken) rambles. Fault in the system, folks.
Forum: Goals and Ambitions December 6th 2009, 03:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 877
Posted By emerson
Re: Someone tell me why this wouldn't work.

how does one delete one's own post on this freaking website? i've been trying to figure it out for like 10 minutes...

EDIT: Does one lose the ability to edit/delete after a certain interval of...
Forum: Friends and Family December 3rd 2009, 11:28 PM
Replies: 12
Female Advice Preferred: Help me with my daughter...
Views: 1,223
Posted By emerson
Re: Help me with my daughter...

Tell her that you respect her, but are concerned. If she's mature then she'll understand your concern and try to assuage you. As for the cutting- has either of you brought up the idea of therapy? It...
Forum: Depression and Suicide December 3rd 2009, 11:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 611
Posted By emerson
Lack of focus

My focus and cognitive abilities have been deteriorating and it's reached the point that.... there's a small project for school which only should have taken thirty minutes or an hour, but which I've...
Forum: Games and Things December 3rd 2009, 03:45 AM
Replies: 2,100
Views: 62,499
Posted By emerson
Re: Dirty Little Secrets.

I can't tell whether I'm retarded or crazy or just really, really lonely.
Forum: Goals and Ambitions December 3rd 2009, 03:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 877
Posted By emerson
Someone tell me why this wouldn't work.

Please, someone needs to tell me either that 1) There's already an organization that does this, or 2) It wouldn't work, it's a horrible idea, and I should stop thinking about it.


So: We all...
Forum: Depression and Suicide December 3rd 2009, 12:22 AM
Replies: 8
Triggering: I can't deal...
Views: 606
Posted By emerson
Re: I can't deal...

You can deal. If you can still write here, you're still dealing with it.
Do you have someone who you can talk to about this? A mom, dad, friend, therapist, etc? If so, I encourage you to tell them...
Forum: Good Days! December 3rd 2009, 12:15 AM
Replies: 11,056
Views: 281,635
Posted By emerson
Re: I'm happy today because...

This is a really good idea for a thread.

I'm happy today because... it almost seemed like he cared, and that's something.
And math tutoring went well.
Forum: LGBT, Sexuality and Gender Identity December 3rd 2009, 12:10 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,427
Posted By emerson
Re: Question to hetrosexuals and homosexuals :)

I don't understand why someone wouldn't.
Forum: Books and Literature December 1st 2009, 01:08 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 4,222
Posted By emerson
Re: Your NUMBER ONE favorite book.

It's still Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson. I have no idea why- I've read loads of deeper books, and so far as I can tell it's only about drugs (which I'm not really interested...
Forum: Games and Things November 29th 2009, 12:39 AM
Replies: 2,100
Views: 62,499
Posted By emerson
Re: Dirty Little Secrets.

I am so deeply jealous of the vast majority of people on this site. Your problems, while legitimate and, doubtless, painful, mean that you are living interesting lives. I can't read posts about girls...
Forum: Why Me? November 28th 2009, 08:53 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,148
Posted By emerson
Re: I always say something wrong!!!

I think it's very nice of you to want to make her feel better; it shows that you're a genuinely good friend.
But, as the poster above me said, it's not always helpful to be fed meaningless or...
Forum: Goals and Ambitions November 22nd 2009, 10:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,107
Posted By emerson
Re: found a reason to live

Congratulations! =)
Forum: Sex and Puberty November 22nd 2009, 10:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,573
Posted By emerson
Re: virgin at 20 years old

For what it's worth, I'd never mind going out with a guy who's a virgin. (Obviously not now, because I'm only sixteen, but I also very much doubt I'll mind in my twenties). I think there are plenty...
Forum: Depression and Suicide November 22nd 2009, 07:19 PM
Replies: 7
Triggering (Bullying): I'm done.
Views: 651
Posted By emerson
Re: I'm done.

Nikki, if only you knew how many times I've had that thought during the past two or three years.
Nikki, I can relate to your post completely- oddly enough, I've never been bullied, but each of those...
Forum: Religion and Spirituality, Science and Philosophy November 19th 2009, 11:46 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,186
Posted By emerson
Re: Are you an Atheist? I bet not.

Onion. I appreciate the attempt, but I have some questions for you in return. If you would kindly answer each question before moving on to the next, I'd like to read your response afterwards.

Do...
Forum: Games and Things November 19th 2009, 09:45 PM
Replies: 2,100
Views: 62,499
Posted By emerson
Re: Dirty Little Secrets.

I so meant to fool you all. I wanted you all to think I was worth it- worth befriending, worth talking to, worth welcoming. Evidently not.
--
I am fucking going to St. Andrews, and I don't care...
Forum: Education and Careers November 19th 2009, 09:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 876
Posted By emerson
Re: Can I get an opinion on my grades?

That's a fantastic GPA. Well done :) I think you'll be fine, but do you have a guidance counselor who you can ask? He or she should be able to tell you exactly what those grades mean and where they...
Forum: Education and Careers November 19th 2009, 09:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,918
Posted By emerson
GPA of 3.1

:eek: So. My GPA is 3.1. This is not good. I don't know whether that's weighted or unweighted, but I know that either way I'm a bit screwed unless it goes up (which it will).

My quetion is this:...
Forum: Why Me? November 16th 2009, 07:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,331
Posted By emerson
Re: The miserable life of a teenager!

Haha- the piracy post was subtly done. I agree- you tried to get it legally, but if it's illegal downloading or no CD at all you might as well.
Forum: Why Me? November 16th 2009, 07:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 751
Posted By emerson
Re: DAMN!!!!

I'm sorry that you're feeling bad, but there's a pretty salient and essential bright side here. Your boyfriend must really care about you if he went to such lengths to plan for your birthday! He...
Forum: Religion and Spirituality, Science and Philosophy November 16th 2009, 11:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,723
Posted By emerson
Re: What do you think people's inalienable rights should be? if any

No, it actually is simpler than that. INALIENABLE. There are no conditions. If that means your list gets shortened, fine, but the whole point is that these are rights for everyone no matter who they...
Forum: Relationships and Dating November 16th 2009, 02:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 920
Posted By emerson
Re: I can't choose both girls : /

Whichever one you like the most- it really is as simple as that. Only you can know who you like best, sorry....
Good luck though! It's kind of a nice situation to be in, I think, having two girls...
Forum: Religion and Spirituality, Science and Philosophy November 16th 2009, 12:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,723
Posted By emerson
Re: What do you think people's inalienable rights should be? if any

all of those, and freedom of speech (/press/expression/etc) without fear of retribution.
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