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How do you handle lonliness?

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grismelda

Asked by grismelda at 5:11 PM on Mar. 21, 2011 in Health

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  • In times when I've been lonely I threw myself into craft projects, reading, working out, hanging out with friends. Keep busy while you move through whatever stage you are going through.
    8Tinkerboo8

    Answer by 8Tinkerboo8 at 5:15 PM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • I have found the best cure for loneliness is to do some random act of kindness for another person who may also be lonely. Visit someone who is sick or can't get out. Take along a small bouquet of flowers or some homemade goody, and stay and visit a while. If you don't know such a person, go to the retirement home nearest you and ask at the office which of their residents has little or no company and make a new friend. I promise you it is the very best cure for feeling alone.
    NannyB.

    Answer by NannyB. at 5:21 PM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • I do this, CafeMom!
    CoffeeWriter

    Answer by CoffeeWriter at 5:35 PM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • Helping other people making projects to help bring my friends together anything that makes me remember how good i truly have it.

    pinkdragon36

    Answer by pinkdragon36 at 5:36 PM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • more CM.and Facebook, since I have no friends or family within 5 or 600 miles of me..
    and when it's really bad- I have a drink, cry and go to bed
    being lonely SUCKS
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 6:50 PM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • i am lonely all of the time i just keep myself for feeling that way by working and on the website
    dorispierce

    Answer by dorispierce at 11:49 PM on Mar. 21, 2011

  • just surf over abt ur favourite sites,
    priya123

    Answer by priya123 at 12:14 AM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • I bug people on the internet. =]
    FroggyFeet

    Answer by FroggyFeet at 1:07 AM on Mar. 22, 2011

  • This site helps me a lot too.I am grateful for you ladies on a daily basis!!!!
    grismelda

    Comment by grismelda (original poster) at 11:20 AM on Mar. 22, 2011

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