Readers reacted to Emma Freuds article on regret with emotion, humour and a deep sense of introspection
Regrets: weve all had a few. When Guardian columnist Emma Freud explored themes of regret spoken about on social media with devastating honesty we received thousands of responses in the comments.
There were thoughtful posts about some of our readers own regrets in life, but also support and advice for others. There was humour to be found in your honesty, but also much sadness. In many of your regrets, you were utterly blameless.
Below are some of the responses that resonated most with others.
On love and relationships
Much advice similar to this followed:
More good advice followed:
Addiction and illness
But now making the most of every day:
As well as the bullies, we heard from the bullied: