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I Am Clumsy

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    Not really. The walls are bullies,

    and the floor hates me. What did I do to deserve this?!!!
    AwkwardlyClumsy AwkwardlyClumsy 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    Today

    I am not ordinarily clumsy. Today I forgot to screw the lid on my sugar dispenser. All of the sugar and the lid fell into my tea cup. It was the best tea I ever had.
    boostershot boostershot 26-30 3 Responses Mar 15, 2011

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    Yes I Am!!

    I always either trip or hit myself on something. I tend to spill food or drinks too. I used to be a lot more clumsy when i was younger. I just rarely pay good attention to what i have either in my hands or whats around me. Oh yeah, whenever i hit myself or trip on something, i...
    blackveilbride51 blackveilbride51 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 5, 2012

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    I Used to Be Graceful

    Growing up I took ballet and gymnastics for years.  Once I started taking anti-depressants though my coordination has grown considerably worse.  Now I literally do fall over my own feet and have bruises to prove it.  To think my job has me climbing up on ladders...
    KiaC KiaC 31-35 1 Response Apr 20, 2008

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    loveyourselfalwaysxx loveyourselfalwaysxx 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 26

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    There's only one guy

    that I feel I have ever truly loved. We aren't in any way together but we see each other every day. He usually gets to school right after I get my things in my locker. Today, I got to school late and he got to his locker within seconds of me. As usual, my bag needed a little...
    smurfinaround smurfinaround 16-17, F Jun 2

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    So Clumsy!

    i am very clumsy specially in my home. i trip on furniture and break stuff. i am not fat but i dont know why i hit things in my way. i used to have a lot of cuts and bruises when i was young. once i was playing with friends on my rooftop when tripped and a boy fell in love with...
    sidslot16 sidslot16 13-15, F Jun 2, 2013

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    My Great Aunt was round to stay a few years ago,

    we were drinking tea and I dropped my cup and saucer on the wooden floor in the drawing room, she then very loud lye preceded to say "Why is Gwyn so clumsy" in front of everyone.
    projectgwyn101 projectgwyn101 16-17, M May 7

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    Oh Its So Stupid ...

    I am one of the clumsiest people you will meet if i am quite honest with you. I actually managed to cut my finger open with a COAT HANGER and needed stitches, Of all things to slice my fingers open with! Ya know those those things when you go shopping *convey belt* and it all...
    deadinsideout deadinsideout 26-30, F 1 Response Sep 9, 2013

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    So, like I seriously think this is like an

    everyday thing lol.... I "legit" fall up and down the stairs... (Yes I really do fall "up" the stairs) All the time... I drop things. I rip things. I break things. I mean this even goes back to when I was little! When I was three years old I ran into the wall and managed to get...
    ThisGirlCyndi ThisGirlCyndi 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 17

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    Im A Clumsy Dork :D

    Once i tripped over my foot.
    Rozie16 Rozie16 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 24, 2013

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    victoriaalvarez victoriaalvarez 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 2

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    I dropped tempered glass

    and I'm wearing my daddy's work shoes so I don't get a booboo while I'm sweeping it up.
    hellerpeople hellerpeople 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    the moment when i saw an insanely beautiful

    girl in a mall then went to go down the escelater and as she noticed me i tripped and rolled down it :( never gone so red in my life
    Hemanwar Hemanwar 18-21, M Jan 13

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    Pain Is The Key

    Hi...remember me I'm the girl who just keeps on getting hurt. I have to say this might be the worse i have done in a while. I was at choir practice on break when my knee popped out of socket and it wouldn't go back in. Unfortunately, I realized too little too late that I could no...
    kbrownies kbrownies 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 1, 2013

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    Gah!

    I just totally spilled my ice tea all over my keyboard and desk, now everything is all kinda slightly sticky : (
    katnipkitkat katnipkitkat 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 30, 2012

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    I fall over imaginary steps I trip going up the

    stairs I trip over my own feet I'm just clumsy I guess
    90paradise 90paradise 16-17, F Aug 6

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    Clumsy

    I am so clumsy, I actually think its genetic cause my daughter is the same way,. I bump into everything @ work, I constantly spill things @ home and I am a horrible dancer, although I hate to admit it. I don't know how a Latina can not have rhythm. But hey I am it.
    MiseducatedChik MiseducatedChik 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 7, 2008

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    Clumsy Me

    I am soo clumsy that it is unreal ...I always choke on popcorn while in cinema and make these weird deadly noises which is so embarrasing. Everyday I have ATLEAST 5 cases of either tripping on something or breaking something. I even remember when I fell flat on my face in the...
    limereem limereem 18-21, F Jul 7, 2011

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    Why Yes, Yes I Am

    Let's see here where do I start? Hmmmm Not a day goes by that I do not do something super silly and manage to hurt myself haha I have plenty of examples....so here I go 1.) I walk into doors. Okay so this has happened at least four times *hangs head in shame* I'll go to the...
    Greeneyedandcurious Greeneyedandcurious 22-25, F Jun 14, 2012

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    Absolutely, I believe it is called dispraxia,

    I was last to learn to tie my shoelaces still have an ongoing hatred of small buttons and hooks in my clothing. Hopeless at any ball game only ever catch anything if it is by accident. Just the way I am :)
    waddlergirl waddlergirl 51-55, T Feb 15

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    Not Again...

    I seem to have made a habit out of taking the skin off my thumb with my fingernails, since I just did it for the third or fourth time. Anyway, the cut's healing now and the itching is driving me crazy. Does anyone have a way besides some itch-stopping cream or gel I could try...
    PearlRose PearlRose 18-21 Dec 2, 2013

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    I'm Lucky To Still Have All Of My Teeth

    I just fell. I went into the bathroom I share with my sister to change our trash. My sister had set her phone on the sink with Pandora playing before she went to school. She's at school, but the phone was still on the sink. Call Me Maybe was playing and I couldn't resist dancing...
    MyUnspokenWord MyUnspokenWord 18-21, F Jan 8, 2013

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    yes, I Have More B...

    yes, i have more bumps, bruices and cuts onmyself that many people often think it's spousal asbuse (i'm not married). hehe
    AlwaysRemembers AlwaysRemembers 41-45, F 1 Response May 30, 2007

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    Lucky Clumsy Me

    I've always been clumsy and still am. I don't know how many times I've tripped on my own two feet... in sneakers, on flat ground! I've jabbed my little baby toes on furniture so many times I'm surprised I haven't broken them yet. And I always seem to be the most clumsiest when I...
    SukYoung SukYoung 26-30, F Nov 17, 2013

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    I go outside to turn on a soaker hose

    for the plants, not knowing that I turned on the sprinkler right behind me. I am completely soaked as if I was out in rain!
    ElizabethRivers33 ElizabethRivers33 13-15, F Aug 9

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    Spatial Confusion

    At least once a week I have to say ‘Third time lucky’ when I try to pick something up.  Usually, after a couple of casual and misjudged attempts I cross my eyebrows, snort a little from my nostrils, and try and actually focus on the task at hand.  Fingers, get a bit of a...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 Aug 3, 2011

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    I fell down my flight of stairs yesterday.

    Tripped on my flip flop. I landed on my lower back/butt. Now I have a huge bruise and it hurts to walk. Just awesome. Not. 😁😉
    Alexicutie Alexicutie 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    Here's One To Top It All...

    So I had my new cell in my pants pocket and a cup of pepsi on the floor.. I sit down, the phone slides up out of my pocket and directly into the cup of pepsi... Doesnt hit the side or anything, just directly in My reaction: "How does that happen!?!" lmao xD
    EmpathicThespian EmpathicThespian 16-17, F Aug 5, 2012

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    At Christmas I sprained my wrist at work

    dropping a ham. One ten pound ham, three inch drop. Now I have a permanent injury and I have to do physio.
    ksnaps ksnaps 22-25, F Apr 12

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    Yeah I just tripped over my own feet

    and fell flat on my face in the middle lunch with some friends, worst part I may or may not have been carrying the main dish...
    TheCreatorOfAll TheCreatorOfAll 16-17, M 1 Response May 11

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    I have always been clumsy.

    Of our whole family, I always got hurt more than anyone else. One recent incident was when my parents came to visit my husband and our girls; we were helping them move their luggage from their vehicle to the house and out of the whole front yard, of course, I find the one...
    MrsGrisham MrsGrisham 22-25, F Apr 24

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    Yes, I am clumsy. I hurt myself all the time

    and have scrapes all over my legs from it xP I have always been uncoordinated, don't know why, just am! My theory is that because I'm so short the world is not made to accommodate me, hence I trip and run into stuff a lot. I guess it can't be helped... Just wish I wouldn't get...
    happycupcake happycupcake 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 24

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    the moment when i saw an insanely beautiful

    girl in a mall then went to go down the escelater and as she noticed me i tripped and rolled down it :( never gone so red in my life
    Hemanwar Hemanwar 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 13

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    Just Call Me Gracie

    Accident Prone. Clumsy. Klutzy. Whatever you call it I am very much so. One of the funniest clumsy stories goes back into my junior year of high school. We were all in our gym class just goofing around and I decided I wanted to be a ballerina. I was wearing joggers that were just...
    peacelovinghippiegirl peacelovinghippiegirl 19-21, F 2 Responses Apr 4, 2007

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    Spilled water on my jeans in bed.

    Squirmed so jeans soaked up water. Called it first wash of new jeans. Hoping they wont fall off tomorrow. Drank water that wasnt spilled. Checked sleeping bag for wetness. Wasnt any. Clumsy became lazy. Lazy became solution maker. Now to wonder what...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M 1 Response Aug 7

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    I fall everyday and I can't help myself

    but laugh…idk how did I fall but I do it every single day
    Love1sComplicated Love1sComplicated 16-17, M 1 Response Nov 29, 2013

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    I go outside to turn on a soaker hose

    for the plants, not knowing that I turned on the sprinkler right behind me. I am completely soaked as if I was out in rain!
    ElizabethRivers33 ElizabethRivers33 13-15, F Aug 9

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    Taurean South Paw

    My life has been full of trips, bumps, bruises, spills, and shatters! I need full body armor... and a bib! I used to work in the kitchen of a restarant. I was constantly around hot burners, sharp knives, and grinding blades. YOu can see where THAT'S leading! When...
    emerald emerald 36-40, F 8 Responses Jul 13, 2009

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    Irony.

    When i was in high school right outside the auditorium the ground was all uneven, bricks were loosely sticking out everywhere and it really needed some bloody maintenance. When i first saw it i freaked out because I fall over all the time, i knock into things im petty useless, if...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 3, 2012

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    I Am Very Clumsy...

    I've always been clumsy, since I was a kid. I've sprained my ankles so many times. I guess I'm lucky that I haven't sprained them recently, but I thought I did a few weeks ago. I'll never forget when I lived in an apartment building a few years ago, and I slipped on ice and...
    animallover110293 animallover110293 18-21, F May 29, 2013

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    I did such bad things in life hahaha .

    .. So I think it's been a year... I was at the grocery store and I was with someone... I wanted to make joke to that person and .... I finally vomited all over the floor of the grocery store LOL
    BBCover BBCover 16-17, M Feb 24

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    I'm so clumsy!! I ran into my bookshelf

    and broke my little toe... Clumsy me
    sapphire0rock sapphire0rock 13-15, F Jul 9

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    I had to call the fire brigade

    after trying to make toast (toaster caught on fire), I have broken so many things because I am usually daydreaming and not focusing on where I am going/holding. yet I haven't broken a bone (win!) How do I be more graceful or do I just accept this is who I am? :P
    chloerm chloerm 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 10

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    Related Experiences

    Im so clumsy. I fall over and drop so many things. today was my dad's birthday and since it was a special occasion we had to eat at the dinning table, I usually eat in my room...
    silentgirl1234 silentgirl1234 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 15

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    I dropped a chair on my foot. It's gunna bruise. Lol Looks ow right? Yes I cleaned it and I'm about to cover it with a band-aid.
    CookE114 CookE114 22-25, F 4 Responses Aug 11

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    Everytime I fall I laugh instantly, I know it's weird but everyone's a little weird so it's all good. Hahaha :)
    Faiithh Faiithh 16-17, F Aug 12

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    But who says. And who hasnt. Some mistakes aint mistakes. The older i got the worse people got. Lies. For profit. And protection. Lies for ego. And image...
    Livyn4pals Livyn4pals 46-50, M Aug 4

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    I just astral travelled for the first time in a while. As I was dosing off felt the usual feelings of sleep paralysis I was a bit awkward separating from my body but managed in the...
    beanabus beanabus 22-25, F Aug 18

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    I just astral travelled for the first time in a while. As I was dosing off felt the usual feelings of sleep paralysis I was a bit awkward separating from my body but managed in the...
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    I just astral travelled for the first time in a while. As I was dosing off felt the usual feelings of sleep paralysis I was a bit awkward separating from my body but managed in the...
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    I just astral travelled for the first time in a while. As I was dosing off felt the usual feelings of sleep paralysis I was a bit awkward separating from my body but managed in the...
    beanabus beanabus 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 18

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