Dan Walker leaves lonely pensioner Terence in tears in ‘heartwarming’ BBC Breakfast moment

“Could have done with a mascara warning for that one – now off to work with a tear-stained face. What a fab thing to do,” another wrote. “@BBCBreakfast @mrdanwalker you had me in tears this morning; what a beautiful thing to do for Terrence,” a third said. Another remarked: @mrdanwalker @BBCBreakfast Terrence had me in […]

Fortnite Sheet Music in Pleasant Park, play Lonely Lodge piano challenge week 2

Epic Games has brought back one of its most popular weekly Fortnite challenges and a lot of fans are trying to complete it. One of the new Week 2 battle pass tasks offers a scavenger hunt to complete, with players instructed to play sheet music on pianos found on the map. Playing the sheet music […]

Moving Portraits of Lonely, Isolated Villagers

When photographer Ricardo Ramos ventured to the region of Trás-os-Montes (English translation: “behind the mountains”) in Portugal, he discovered an area where villages can have less than 10 inhabitants — and some have only one. He photographed these isolated, mostly elderly souls, many of them living alone in homes untouched by decades of technology, and captured in […]

How to Cope with Empty Nest Syndrome and Stop Feeling Lonely

Empty Nest Syndrome is not a mental disorder or clinical diagnosis. Instead, it is a term used to characterize the real feelings of deep sadness, angst, and loneliness that parents can feel when all of their children are grown and leave home. It is a very real and sad experience for many parents. Not all […]

Lonely? Say It in Chinese

You wander home from work, passing groups of friends laughing at outdoor cafés and couples ambling along, wrapped up in each other’s company. It’s enough to make you feel like Peanuts’ Pigpen, except instead of being surrounded by a cloud of dirt, you’re draped in loneliness. And as the streetlights dim, it becomes clear that […]

Can These Apps Mend Your Lonely Heart?

There’s nothing like scrolling through social media, looking at photos of happy couples on vacation or friends at a bachelor party, and feeling like your sole companion is your smartphone. And yet, ironic as it might sound, your iPhone could also be your loneliness lifeline. Sure, you can use it to talk to your mother […]

Explore Mechanism’s Eerie Mechanical Lands As A Lonely Robot

In a dark, dystopian future, a robot finds itself in a world plagued with a disease called “Phlegm” (Ew). In Mechanism, take control of this plucky little robot and try to figure out the mystery of this terrible future. From dodging the disease of Phlegm to solving riddles, this robot will have to do some […]

Lonely Planet Under Fire After Accusing Swiss Police of Racial Profiling

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