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I Am a Sensitive Person

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    I could watch The lion King 200 times

    and I still would cry at the death of Mufasa 😢
    CeMi1706 CeMi1706 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Because of the fact that I'm

    so innocent and naive to things people think it's okay to pick on me and tease me, especially about inappropriate things. High schoolers these days with their drugs and what not sickens me
    makailafish makailafish 16-17, F 8 Responses 2 days ago

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    Hi, I'm Katie and I am a sensitive person,

    no lie. My feelings get easily hurt and I don't understand how some people can be so mean and rude. Once, I was hanging out with some friends and someone mentioned how chubby I looked in my dress. I cried. I know, they only said that I was chubby but it still hurt my feelings...
    ksmith0315 ksmith0315 26-30 9 Responses 5 days ago

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    I know I'm only 15, but I feel like I

    understand things better than some older people lol. When someone says "someone's getting raped" as a joke when someone yells in the hallway or talk about how gay something is, I feel the need to say something back, which is kinda hard considering I'm not exactly intimidating. I...
    CharmingAf CharmingAf 13-15, F 5 Responses Jan 8

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    Yes, I'm very sensitive.

    And I annoy people because of this. I tend to take things as a personal attack, even if it is not meant as one. I was bullied throughout middle school and part of high school, so I tend to assume people are trying to insult me. I feel ignored and left out very easily, which I...
    ImaginaryAlchemist ImaginaryAlchemist 18-21, F 13 Responses Jan 21

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    Maybe it's just me, but it seems like people

    forget men have feelings too. I'm not just some heartless being lost out in the world. I'm not dissing the girls because there are a lot of great ones out there but I've heard more hurtful comments from them then any male. I've had dirt thrown in my eyes just because I was...
    xmoody25 xmoody25 16-17, M 4 Responses 5 days ago

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    yepcoolstorybro yepcoolstorybro 36-40, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Its very easy to say " BUSY"

    when someone need you..... its very painful to hear "BUSY" when you need someone badly....
    nandita12 nandita12 22-25, F 10 Responses Nov 8, 2014

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    I hate how people don't realize your sensitive

    and they just push you and push you til you can't stand it anymore
    juliewatts juliewatts 16-17, F 8 Responses Nov 9, 2014

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    It get's exhausting feeling

    so much..I can't stop thinking and feeling so many ******* things and it's crazy because at the same time though it's exhausting i kinda enjoy it too..It's these moments of solitude of being alone that i just keep thinking and feeling uhh and i have to stop myself from focusing...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    Maybe it's just me, but it seems like people

    forget men have feelings too. I'm just some heartless being lost out in the world. I'm not dissing the girls because there are a lot of great ones out there but I've heard more hurtful comments from them then any male. I've had dirt thrown in my eyes just because I was trying to...
    xmoody25 xmoody25 16-17, M 5 days ago

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    I REPEAT! Being a sensitive person IS DIFFRENT

    from being a cry baby. Sensitive mean you are aware of your surrounding. Cry baby means youre cry after every litle things! Grow up sensitive! Not grow up to cry on every litle thing. Everyone who hate me, just tell me. Im sorry
    Biggbangg Biggbangg 16-17, M 16 Responses Aug 24, 2014

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    Oh my gosh, losing my ****.

    Made so many leaps forward this past week thanks to a new friend giving me a place to crash for a few, but her belligerent roommate pretty much trashed all that last night, getting in my face while ****-drunk, and now I have to leave Monday. I just started getting a bunch of...
    enltguy enltguy 31-35 2 Responses a week ago

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    Rivers might dry and be thirsty someday,

    clouds could hate the sky fire could die frozen, I woman could be president of the world Death could stop my thoughts and stop me from seeing you Birds could knock my window some morning and the sun could hide forever The universe could get tired of the planets and forget about...
    fleshme77 fleshme77 36-40, M 9 Responses Nov 30, 2014

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    I wear my heart on my sleeve,

    I seem to get hurt more than I deserve. I'm slowly losing faith in humanity. what happened to treating people with kindness?
    stakalisious stakalisious 36-40, F 22 Responses Oct 25, 2014

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    it's more of a mix of overthinking,

    then being so sensitive to another's emotions and personal distress that I break down... The best example I can think of- is this experience I had in an old folks home.. It started out with us visiting, performing a musical number and finally just some free time to roam...
    iamFrightened iamFrightened 18-21, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    The littlest insult will make me cry.

    They call it attention seeking but a lot of things upset me. I can't control myself.
    IntrovertedKat IntrovertedKat 16-17, F 9 Responses Jan 15

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    I worked with a friend

    who treated me like gold, now absent I wait for a message, to initiate with me, to invite. I've done all that. ... it's not my turn. Out of sight out of mind?
    YeahthatsMylife YeahthatsMylife 26-30, M 5 Responses 1 day ago

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    I'm Hypersensitive

    This means I can feel more than most people feel. I am sensitive to everything, noise, violence, lack of empathy, lack of love of people around us, in our society... I am sensitive in places where there are bad energy, negative atmosphere. I used to have a hard time with my...
    InsanePoem InsanePoem 26-30 49 Responses Oct 7, 2009

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    Anyone else pick up on emotions

    so easily where you can just walk into a room and know when something's wrong? Sometimes I wish I could ignore it like everyone does.
    NarakunoHana NarakunoHana 26-30, F 20 Responses Dec 22, 2014

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    fromeden fromeden 36-40, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I seem to get hurt really easily.

    Yeah... Not good. I try to hide it, but it's kind of obvious when I've been upset. There are two kinds of people-- The ones who apologize and say they never meant it, trying to make you feel better and planning to never do it again... And the ones that are able to manipulate you...
    MusicFuelsMySoul MusicFuelsMySoul 13-15, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Life started pushing me

    or at least i started to feel its cruelty
    lighthearted01 lighthearted01 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Once upon a time I used to have low self esteem

    and low self confidence. It's not that I'm now high on these things but I went through a process in my mid to late twenties that transformed and liberated me of a curse that I used to believe I'd never escape. I am also a sensitive person, which used to be hypersensitivity. Last...
    doomedtolive doomedtolive 41-45, M 5 Responses Nov 8, 2014

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    my girlfriends the same way very sensitive walk

    on eggshells around her but so am i. for me and her we found pot helps a lot.
    mundinger1992 mundinger1992 22-25, M 4 Responses a week ago

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    Sensitive, irritable,

    easily offended, and even rude sometimes. What a deadly combination 😔
    TanTan90 TanTan90 22-25, F 12 Responses Oct 1, 2014

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    hi all my friends I m Puja

    and I m new to this app ... I want to express my view about myself that I m every sensitive person if someone say anything hurting to me , tear come out from my eyes and its very difficult for me to control or hide my tears.
    pujapande321 pujapande321 22-25, F 7 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I take everything personally

    and confrontation makes me very upset. I sometimes start crying when I lose arguments and I hate being judged for my appearance
    simoneregina simoneregina 16-17, F 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    I swear, if someone says something

    that in any way sounds mean to me, I get so sad :P
    McBrutalface McBrutalface 18-21, F 18 Responses Jan 17

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    Can anybody relate? I'm one of those kinds of

    people that hides my emotions from everyone, for fear of being judged, to show vulnerability and generally not wanting to bother people with my feelings. It's gotten to the point were i can be completely fine, but certain triggers lead me to abandon my friend group for a few...
    MikeBrin MikeBrin 18-21, M 9 Responses Sep 1, 2014

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    I’m so sad today because I try

    and try to be tolerant and nice to people and strive to respect the way they conceive life but it hits me so hard when I meet or talk to someone who just doesn’t give a **** about how the other person will feel with the things they are saying and blindly believe everything...
    Frangenia Frangenia 18-21, F 9 Responses Oct 26, 2014

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    I hate the fact that i feel like an outcast in

    my own house. I hate that no matter what i do, it isnt good enough. I am so sick and tired of being used and stabbed in the back. I deserve happiness.
    warriorfera warriorfera 18-21, F 12 Responses Oct 8, 2014

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    Rejection doesn't mean you aren't good enough;

    it means the other person failed to notice what you have to offer.
    KarenIsMyName KarenIsMyName 18-21, F 13 Responses 1 day ago

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    I hate talking to people

    because I feel like I don't fit in anywhere. I can't stop crying.. I feel so helpless right now... I feel like I'm not good enough. I will never be good enough no matter how much I try. Everything is so hard. But "hard work" is what I'm "suppose" to do. I hate myself for hating...
    Elizabeth2498 Elizabeth2498 16-17, F 6 Responses 2 days ago

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    I am not the most talkative person

    when you first meet. I'm usually waiting for someone to talk to me; and even then I can be a bit standoffish. It is not on purpose. It hurts me when people think I am not friendly, nor approachable. I promise I'm nice. I just have to learn how to come out of my own shell....
    StillLearning7 StillLearning7 22-25 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Always have been. Love

    who I am . My husband of 20 years ,knows this about me , an he once nurtured me and protected me . So he mustn't love me any more , if he says things that hurt me . I say things , I'm not perfect . I admit it. He doesn't . I talk , he nods . I can't go on much further like...
    heavenlyflower123 heavenlyflower123 36-40, F 9 Responses 1 day ago

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    I don't think people know how sensitive I am.

    The smallest things can hurt me/make me cry. I'm like an egg. I can be easily broken :/
    Anon2721 Anon2721 13-15, F 3 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    overbebo overbebo 18-21, M 19 hrs ago

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    Be Careful With Me

    Hey, I don't know what your doing to me, but I'm fine. Hey, you've got to be careful with me or I'll die. Hey, my heart is made of part that extend to my knees Hey, my body is a sapling that bends in the breeze Hey Be careful with me
    AliceManson AliceManson 16-17, F 9 Responses Oct 17, 2013

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    Am I the only one who questions their parents

    why they gave us a name such as our names? When I was 13 I threatened to sue my mom for naming me Calliope and she just laughed at me. As I turned older, I brought up the topic again. I asked her that I'll change my name legally and she said "respect your name, God has given us...
    Callllie Callllie 70+, F 36 Responses Jun 3, 2014

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    Hello, today is my 18th birthday.

    I have "friends", but I wouldn't call them close since none of them actually remembered. I went to school as usual and pretended it wasn't happening and for a while I actually forgot it was. My orchestra teacher had asked me a few weeks ago if I could go to a gig, but I said I...
    Om3awaken Om3awaken 18-21, F 25 Responses Dec 11, 2014

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    I take certain situations too serious iguess.

    it ends up with me crying and asking questions I dont think anyone can answer. yea thats me
    pizzababyxo pizzababyxo 13-15, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I am becoming a huge empath,

    I can feel everyone and all their emotions...
    Egaip86 Egaip86 26-30, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    You don't have anything other

    than sexual conversations with me? don't send me a message or contact me. That's actually hurting...
    rosedemon rosedemon 18-21, F 7 Responses Oct 22, 2014

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    I sit in the same room

    as you all and I'm invisible. I speak and you speak over me, my voice never to be heard. I'm scolded for never being home, for working so much, being a invisible parent. I sit and listen and wished I was invisible. One day I will sit in the same room, be seen and my voice will...
    crafty36 crafty36 36-40, F 6 Responses Dec 20, 2014

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    I honestly hate being

    so highly sensitive, because its so freaking easy for people to say "DONT worry about it" OR "DONT let it get to you" that alone makes it get to me more, and ****** me off when people say that, easier said than done. everything people say gets to me & eats at me. As im getting...
    Bayzar Bayzar 18-21, F 8 Responses Dec 15, 2014

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    Feeling dissapointed in people.

    .Tired of it. of feeling i can never be good enough for anyone,never please anyone. Nothing i ever do is good enough/has been good enough for the people that have meant the most to me.It hurts especially when you meet someone that you though was different but they weren't.and...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 8 Responses 5 days ago

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    My biggest weakness,

    why do I gotta be so sensitive!!!!!! I try to be tuff and mean or careless but I just can't my sensitive emotions take over.
    cristytina cristytina 26-30, F 32 Responses Dec 12, 2014

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    Is this a blessing or a curse?

    A strength or a weakness?
    jvstme jvstme 46-50, F 41 Responses 5 days ago

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    Bf likes pics like this on facebook all the time

    and Ik he doesn't mean to upset me but seeing all these women that aren't anything like me that he likes looking at really makes me upset. I feel like bawling my eyes out. Doesn't he realize that these pictures make me feel worse about myself and make me even more self conscious...
    fallout07 fallout07 18-21, F 39 Responses Nov 20, 2014

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    Feeling a bit stressed

    and uncomfortable with new roommates who treat actual guns like toys (and I REALLY don't like guns to begin with) and are kind of immature douches in a lot of what they say. They're young, and have been nice to me, so I feel ****** for judging AT ALL, but it's a brand new...
    enltguy enltguy 31-35 6 Responses 1 day ago

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    Being sensitive is not the same

    as being weak. Your crying at everything and being submissive to people who use you don't necessarily make you a sensitive person. Sensitive people are beautiful. They see and feel everything deeply, and so they have an appreciation for things other people don't usually notice.