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Im sorry, but only those of us that have/had suffered with mental health issues....

(23 Posts)
JesuslovesmethisIknow Thu 20-Jun-13 20:33:30

have any idea how flippin amazing each of us are for just getting through day by day... we are far from failures. We are actually resilient and strong!

Its not easy and yet we do it.... somehow.....

I'm having a gushy proud moment of all of us who despite wanting to quite sometimes, keep on keeping on..

good on you all x

BreastmilkDoesAFabLatte Thu 20-Jun-13 21:57:20

If MN had a FB style 'like' button, I would be pressing it now.

Thanks wink

Stardust123 Thu 20-Jun-13 22:10:25

Thank you, kind soul ! Having a down day today, this helped. x

LEMisdisappointed Thu 20-Jun-13 22:12:08

Thank you xx

imademarion Thu 20-Jun-13 22:16:00

This post brought years to my eyes and I'm feeling pretty up at the mo.

It's truly wonderful and tomorrow everyone who's keeping on should go and buy herself a little bunch

imademarion Thu 20-Jun-13 22:17:04

Of flowers to put on the side in the kitchen to remind her that she is strong and brave and wonderful for not letting IT win!

JesuslovesmethisIknow Thu 20-Jun-13 22:25:49


well. so often mental health problems and those who suffer them are seen in a negative light by those not in the know....

how ignorant! A day in our shoes would soon set them straight tho -

MN, makes me realise I am not nuts and I am not alone.

I am ok, just the way I am. As are you guys! xxx

clareabouts Fri 21-Jun-13 08:03:56

This has given me a real boost at the start of the day...thank you! thanks

LEMisdisappointed Fri 21-Jun-13 08:15:39

Jesus, you should pop over to our little village (a support thread on here, look it up) you will find a bunch of strong women who battle through every day, but we get through - your post is just lovely and so so true.

maxicosifanjotutto Fri 21-Jun-13 08:19:39

thank you smile thats a really nice message to see first thing.thanks

ColouringInQueen Fri 21-Jun-13 11:38:11

Thank you x. Am having a v tough day, but have got some stuff done and am trying to make a plan for getting what else I need to do done before bedtime. It is so tough. But as you so rightly say, we do it and no-one else can properly understand how hard it can be. Thanks flowers

piratecat Fri 21-Jun-13 11:40:26

i would like a like button too.

this is my equivalent smile

good on all of us, thanks op. xx

working9while5 Fri 21-Jun-13 12:56:43

[biuscuit], brew and flowers. I mean biscuit in the nice sugary carbohydrate way btw not as "no comment" wink

working9while5 Fri 21-Jun-13 12:57:39

Oh, and now I get to do some more emoticons grin

Not biuscuit or biskwit, biscuit!!!

And a small blush


working9while5 Fri 21-Jun-13 12:57:57

(It's like Nethuns round here with me)

MrsWolowitz Fri 21-Jun-13 13:11:20

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

CbeebiesIsMyLife Fri 21-Jun-13 13:20:04

Thank you. I'm having a really bad morning and needed to hear that. (Or read that!)

Now I'm sat here crying, but its good! smile thanks

LackaDAISYcal Fri 21-Jun-13 13:21:14


peachypips Fri 21-Jun-13 13:28:30

You are right. Nutters have inner strength! (Only a nutter can use the word nutter)

garlicnutty Fri 21-Jun-13 16:30:28

Aw, how lovely! flowers smile

Unfortunatelyanxious Fri 21-Jun-13 18:01:43

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Tiredemma Fri 21-Jun-13 21:16:53

I know how amazing you all are.

I work with women with mental health problems. Everyone of them is bloody brilliant. Inspiring.

JesuslovesmethisIknow Fri 21-Jun-13 22:05:07

I know its not cool but GROUP HUG hahahaha.

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