Things That Make You Cry

The Top Ten

1 Somebody Died

This is an absolutely horrible thing to go through (unless of course the person dying is Hitler or whomever). - fireinside96

When Mitch Lucker died I was really sad he was a great man and he left behind a wife, a child, his band and many fans. RIP Mitch Lucker

Ah, yes, what I like to call the classic tearjerker. If you go through the pain of this, you're BOUND to cry.

Death is the most painful thing in life

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2 You Ask Him/Her Out and She/He Says No

I remember devoting my heart to someone, for two years, and they didn't give theirs. The feeling of rejection, wasting 2 years waiting for someone, it just tears me down...but remember one thing: You don't need anyone that doesn't need you. That guy, he feels stupid because when he saw me a year later, he thought I was hot, but TOO LATE!

she did that to me exactly 24 hours ago it's july 1st 2010 2:16 yeah that's right I asked her in 2 a clock in the morniing

And then I sit in the corner and listen to the sound of silence for 40 hours straight. - Icantbelieveitsnotbutter

At when the right moment come where I express my feeling and the next day she gave her answer.
It's both happy because she gave her answer so I won't be tortured by the feeling of dread, and sad because of her answer that she doesn't have have the same feeling as me
Never would I though being friendzoned and rejected at the same time will be this painful

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3 Movies

The 2017 Beauty and the Beast ending actually got me choked up! - FuffleyandPeetah

The ending of ET makes me cry

Avengers Infinity War ending

I always cry at sad movies.

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4 Anime

Damn who would have known that animated characters would make a person so sad.

Bash on me all you want, but anime is trash - awesomedp900

The preteen girls are crying.

Anime is my life

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5 Losing a Friend

Losing a's hard trust me. You can't picture your life without a best friend. There super strong you admire them. You never forget every ounce of happiness they left in your heart. You will have a special place in your heart for them... but if they move or something happens to them there will be a hole in your heart that will never be filled again. Your heart aches knowing you won't see them... knowing you won't get to laugh at their jokes...knowing you can't skip over a desk in class to ask them for an answer. It's not a goodbye... this is a see you later best friend. I MISS YOU ever!

Losing a friend... one who you were best friends with for five years... The one who held your hand and hugged you through tears and assuaged your pain... And then you start to fall for each other.. You for him... Him for you... And you just slip away from each others grasp and head your separate ways without a choice... I MIS YOU ALEX!

Most of my friends betrayed me. Most of the the good ones moved away. I had a group who never moved and were nice but teachers split us into different classes because we use to misbehave in class. But after that my already awful friend making skills were damaged. And ever since it's been hard to make friends.

Misbehaving isn't a reason to split friends up. Apparently making fart noises means being split up from your friends, but popular girls doing drugs are allowed to stay together and be influenced by each other to do drugs.

I feel so lonely. I wish I had good friends;Again like I used to. - Lunala

This should be higher than anime - KingSlayer93316

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6 Seeing the One You Love, Loving Someone Else

I dated this guy named Gerardo and I loved him but one day he broke up with me and said I used you to get his mind of of his ex girlfriend and then his girlfriend called me and said some thin g she asked me some questions and then she was like dang and u said I was fine when I really wasn't fine I was heartbroken and all I did was think about him and then he wanted me back and I was so dumb and said I want him back to and then he said he will never leave me and I believed him and I found out that he wanted to date my friend and then he broke up with me to get with my friend and then they broke up and then he got with his ex then tried to get with me again and I said no because all you want is to get with girls and now I'm dating this guy that its almost our second mouth anniversary on February 14 which is valentines day and in glad I'm not with gerado any =more find a good guy and you wont get hurt like I did and make sure the guy makes you happy and loved and make sure not to fall ...more

Whether they are cheating on you, or they are an ex that you still have feelings for, seeing them love someone else is one of the most heart wrenching feelings ever. Sometimes, you have a huge crush on someone, and you fall in love. When you think you are over them, don't be so sure. If you see them devoting their heart to someone else, you realize that a small bit of you, still belongs to them. I just broke down that day.

I know that hurts. To see your crush with someone else. Sometimes that's just how things are. You love them but that person makes them happy. If anyone feels this way,then go tell the one you love that you care. Don't let anything get in the way. Hurry while you still have a chance. The more time you waste the less of a chance you'll have to ever be with them.

This happened to me a few the worst felling ever is when someone means the world to you but you mean nothing to them.

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7 A Bee Stings You

A kindergartener must have added this. - RockFashionista

I once got stung by those big helicopter wasps and I didn't cry. Bee stings are nothing. - AnonymousChick

Honestly I got stung a couple moths ago and cried. Of course that was my first bee sting


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8 Bad Grades

My parents are super strict and whenever I got a bad test grade, I imagined how disappointed and mad my parents would be and I'd start sobbing.

I hardly cry for any of these reasons. I don't even cry when a relative or friend dies. Not even when I was young. It's not my personality, to cry. - LordDovahkiin

While this isn't enough to make me cry, this is depressing, frustrating, and heartbreaking! - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

Yes sometimes

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9 Losing a Pet

My dad's Maltese, Duke and Akita, Queen died and I was torn up about it. I only cried twice about it. My only regret is that I never hung out with Queen. I still miss them.

I would hate this happening to me

My cat will probably die younger than most cats. He's 7 years old and has some kind of stomach problem


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10 Deaths

I laugh (just playing) I. Get sad and cry for a moment actually every hour I cry for everyone that died in the past - speed

It hurts when you think of someone in your past who died or the scary reality's to face even about dying yourself.

But if you’re dead it would be impossible to cry right?

The Contenders

11 Onions

This has always been my excuse, even though any onion is thousands of miles away. Damn onion can still affect me from that distance. :'( - Britgirl

The ONE and ONLY thing that can make me shed tears: ONIONS! Put this higher, lol - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

I'm alergic to onions, so they make me cry more than just about anything

Onions are beautiful dudes they come in handy at weddings and sad movies because of them people think I actually have a heart :) wow 11/10

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12 Your Parents Are Getting a Divorce

I'm actually happy my parents got divorced because my dad was horrible as the devil. But I still love him.

This messed me up real bad, but it was for the best. The fighting was horrible. - AnonymousChick

My parents divorced and I live with my mum. My dad isn't that bad but all he does is sleep all day. - Lunala

It’s better than them staying together and fighting all of the time. - 3DG20

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13 Failure

You eat yourself alive.

I always somehow feel as if I failed someone or something and it tears me apart. - AnonymousChick

It would taint me like an hell orb if I face failure like decaying - Kevinsidis

I fail at satisfying my strict high expectations Asian parents :(

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14 Being Made Fun Of

If this doesn't hit you hard, I don't know what will

I'm an easy victim, if I am to be honest, but my crying only enforces that. - keycha1n

When I'm made fun of, I either keep my cool and cry later, keep my cool and get mad later, or start screaming at that person. - AnonymousChick

I’m half - Hindu, and people throw racist comments at me left and right. - awesomedp900

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15 Clothes

I don't find that stupid I do the same thing while I put on my pants half way to my knee I jump on to the bed and cry about how hard it is to put on super skinny jeans I hate baggy clothes - speed

Why is this at 14? There are many more reasonable things to be upset over. - saturatedsunrise

I cry a lot If I can't find something to wear - leafstar

I don’t cry about clothes. I just put on something (as of now, I’m wearing a Metallica shirt with black pants) - KingSlayer93316

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16 Hunger

I don't what takes family's my size a month to eat it takes me a week to eat I'm surprise I'm skinny - speed

Same though

Today I took the hardest gym test of my life involving too much running, I shook my leg for 1 to 2 hours straight, typed for two hours straight, and played in a soccer game only running on
A chocolate bar
a lemon bar
0 glasses of water
1 cup of coffee.
And I didn't cry at all. - AnonymousChick

17 Getting Ready for School

Getting ready for school doesn't make my cry because of one reason only: I manage to find something good bout that day - AnonymousChick

I'm a little lazy when it comes to getting ready for school.

I'm like this every day! - FuffleyandPeetah

1. I drag myself to the kitchen
2. eat meh brkfst
3. change to clothes
4. happily go back to bed
6. drag myself out of bed, again - RainbowArtist191

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18 You Boyfriend/Girlfriend Dumps You

My boyfriend did that then one of my friends went off on him and he apologized I may still have some feelings for him but seeing him move on or reading over our old texts really hurts

I broke up with Julia because she cheated on me with dumbass Paul

My Ex broke up with me, and the next day, was goin' out with someone else. - Tourniquet


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19 Dreaming

Not enough to make me cry, but I remember these 2 horrifying nightmares I had which made me wake up with a surprised expression and NEARLY screaming - XxDarkStorm_PhoenixMothxX

Sometimes I never emember my dreams but I remember two times waking up crying. All I remember was that one of them was about a horrible boarding school and the other was about a massive flood. Both dreams involved my love for my parents and I still am afraid to admit that. - AnonymousChick

20 Spilling Your Glass of Milk

One of my friends in my Pre-K class cried because of this. It happened when everyone was eating breakfast in the classroom. I am literally about to cry tears of joy because this made me laugh so hard. WHAT IS WRONG WITH YOU PEOPLE?! IT'S JUST A STUPID GLASS OF MILK! YOU DON'T NEED TO CRY ABOUT THAT! You people are babies.

Kid: It was a good glass of milk. *sniff* I'm so sad that it has to go. *sob* *SCREAMING AS IT GETS WIPED AWAY AND THE NAPKIN GETS THROWN OUT* THAT WAS MY FAVORITE PUDDLE OF MILK! *SOBS EVEN MORE*

;( that glass of milk was special -sniff- it was one in a million -sob- and now it's broken -dies-

I will always remember you, my friend in the darkness.

Hello darkness my old friend. :'( - 3DG20

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21 When Micheal Jackson Died

I cried 12 hours when he died in 2008 long live Michael jackson life is a thriller without him I'm not looking at the man in the mirror

I was so sad when mj died. especially after watching that funeral

One of the saddest days in history.

I'm 15 and I love michael jackson.

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22 Someone Is Really Sick

My great grandpa died of cancer.

Yes I'm sick at the mo and I'm trying to cry
I'm looking up ways on how to cry :(

My black lab that my parents had gotten a long time before I was even
born died of cancer

23 Watching the Notebook

Saddest movie ever! But it is very good and you can't miss it

24 Your Spouse Wants a Divorce

I can't think of anything worse.
& seriously getting turned down by someone you asked out is worse than your parents getting a divorce or someone being really sick seriously? & I know someone dying is bad but everyone has to die, right? but some people are lucky enough to never have to face the d word.

It's like a death. It's hard to deal with and takes time.

25 Being Called a Loser

Only if you have no mental will, or if you're called that whilst chopping chillies

Prove yourself and then see how dynamic a human behaviour can be. - Ananya

Its actually my middle name so its no biggie - Morefunthanfun

PSSHTT, bitches who call me that are wrong, because I'M THEIR MIRROR - RainbowArtist191

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26 Stress

I get stressed at times and a cry for some reason

School stresses you out

It's horrible

27 You're Proud of Someone

My friend got a main role in a play and I cried watching her oops and it was during funny scenes

You guys are weird.


28 Touching Songs + the Music Video

I saw the music video flor dare you to move by switchfoot and just felt like crying... But I'm not a cry-er-person ;p

K-pop y'all some songs are so touching...those K-dramas are so touching..

Joji songs usually get me

29 Getting Asked Out As a Prank

Laura pranks me with text message about the death of Laura's friend Emma, then I posted it on Facebook, the next morning my friends gets really angry at me about the post from last night and the Laura got me expelled from TAFE

My sis got asked out as a prank she said no but her friend sayed yes and she cryed buckets when she got dumped. She was just like 'why did he doo that I mean I didn't do nothing wrong. Then I got asked out as a prank and I said ye and he dumped me so I battered him!... Laugh out loud he came to my dor the next day and apologized.

Meh. I'm used to it at this point. - PianoQueen

I never even get asked out :(

30 The Death of Rock Music

Rock n roll will never die

I can't tell what is rock music and what isn't these days. - AnonymousChick

It probably won't die, and if it does, you can always listen on Spotify - Lanturnizer6

It’ll never die. Trust me - KingSlayer93316

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31 Masturbating

It's a really bad feeling :( for men actually!

What? Is this? - KingSlayer93316


what lmao

32 Favorite Show Gets Cancelled

When The Simpsons ends, I will scream-cry for 2 weeks

I'll Cry For The Rest Of My Life When MLP Gets Cancelled. :'(

I get SO mad when K.C. Undercover does not show up. I feel like the television is tricking me!

It already has 6-7 years ago. (No, it’s not “South Park”. I forgot to update it) - 3DG20

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33 Furious 7 Ending - For Paul Scene

This makes a lot of people cry. Touching ending

34 Lost Item

I get really stressed about this. - nic1997ps3

I really don't want to lose anything, especially things that mean a lot to me.

I scream so loud that my mom tells me to get out of the house!

*cough* iPhone *cough* - KingSlayer93316

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35 Undertale

This makes me cry from the cringe

The fandom.

36 The Holocaust

6 Million People Died, It was All Hitler's Fault

37 The Death Of Prince

At least he can no longer torture us - Kaboom

April 21, 2016

38 Mitch Lucker's Death

I still cry buckets and it's been nine and a half months.

39 The Titanic

I cry all the time when I think about the Titanic!

40 Disappointment from Someone You Really Love

My crush was sad and wouldn't tell me what was wrong. It wasn't like them to be sad or show that they were sad

41 May 2017 Manchester Attack

I was there

42 Regret

Regret is hard because you know you can't change the past. But you must still understand that you cannot change it, so instead, move on.

I regret being alive

There’s way too many things that I regret.

Oh, you mean everything I’ve ever done? - saturatedsunrise

43 Pictures of Families Reunited

Those things make me cry like HELL.

44 Running Out of Pizza




NOOO! NOT THE PIZZA! - KingSlayer93316

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45 Leonardo DiCaprio wins an Oscar

The happiest moment in the Oscars. Tears of Joy

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Bruh seriously - RainbowArtist191

"the booty scooty" is a musical masterpiece that brought tears to my eyes. not many things make me cry but this did it for me man. 😂 x

47 Lost Girls
48 Anxiety

I have a severe anxiety disorder. Like really bad and nobody understands at its like. All of a sudden whatever you were thinking of before completely is blacked out and gone. All you see and imagine is the worst possible things going through your mind and the worst feeling. You feel like you might die. And after you attacks over, all you can do is cry.

49 Christina Grimmie's Murder

I didn't know much about her until she was killed, man that made me cry a long time.

50 Toy Story 3

I didn’t cry to this. It’s not even the saddest movie from Pixar in my opinion. - 3DG20

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