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Loneliness, this is a state experienced by many people: children and adults. The phenomenon of loneliness can be seen in a context of an influence of various surroundings; however its home sources are strongly underlined. Researches presented in article among the university students confirmed that there is a relation between the feeling of loneliness in the early adulthood and the emotional bonding, which joined the examined students with their parents in the earlier period - adolescence. The family ties generate the loneliness within family, but also outside it, e.g. in relations with mates, teachers.