Imagine you are stuck in a cramped space, living with eight people. Afterall, the Secret Annex is very small. During th eday you weren't allowed to use the lavratory and you had to be silent all the time. Parts of the book, Anne talks about her death because she is stuck in a room. At least she has Peter and her family.
The are excluded from the rest of the world becasue they are hiding. They have no news are resources but from the people who are hiding them. They have quite a few people in such a small space plus they have to be very quiet can make their nerves go bad sometimes. Such as Anne and her mother edith they have some arguments because anne is a growing girl and is trying to find herself in the changing postion and she does find sexaulity. Anne tries to get her mind off of some onf the frustiration by writing in her diary.
i think her life was miserable because she was in hiding most of her life i also think she was distracted from the horror because her famous diary and writing in it to colect her anger