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I Am Deaf In My Right Ear

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    Mostly Deaf

    I don't know why I'm deaf in that ear, but it was detected when I was about 8. I used to live near some very noisy neighbours, so being able to lie on my left side and get to sleep was a bonus. I can play music by ear, and apparently I have a nice gentle touch, so it's not all...
    koalaguy koalaguy 46-50, M 8 Responses Jun 13, 2009

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    Deaf Person's Emotional

    There are a lot of negative attitudes that affect a deaf person's emotions, social life, at school and at work.There are many people who don’t know very much about deaf culture and their language.They seem to think that deaf people are stupid, awkward and unable to...
    DeafSocial DeafSocial 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 10, 2012

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    Tired Of It!

    Ive always been deaf in my rt ear due to massive ear infections when I was very young. I always have to be sure that I sit first on the right side in a restaurant. Imafraid people r talking to me and I cant hear them on my rt side. This has made me withdraw a lot socially. I also...
    billgt billgt 61-65 Oct 9, 2012

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    Almost Deaf...

    I'm mostly deaf in my right ear due to a head injury. My mother warmed up my father for a bad night of fighting right before dinner. I was in the kitchen trying to sneak something to eat because sometimes mom would make a meal and if they fought too long we wouldn't get to eat...
    Konrad Konrad 22-25, M 9 Responses Jun 12, 2009

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    Deaf In My Right Ear

    When I was a baby I had meningitis. Leaving me deaf in my right ear. And if anyone ever makes fun of it I will beat the **** outta em. Except girls. And trust me the only thing I despise is the ability to tell where sounds are coming from so yeah
    Jerseyoutlaw23 Jerseyoutlaw23 16-17, M Nov 30, 2011

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    People Always Forget.

    I was born deaf in my right ear,and the doctors tell me that there is nothing that can be done about it. Its always been a problem for me, like when i was in school i would always try and get into each class before everyone else so i could make sure i was sat on the right side of...
    DiesSomnium DiesSomnium 31-35 2 Responses Oct 17, 2011

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    Yep

    I had a lot of ear infections when little and one of them destroyed my right ear.  The bones (hammer, anvil and stirrup) disintegrated and the ear drum wrapped around what was left.  In the early 80's, they took a piece of bone from my skull and made new ones and skin...
    LostInTyme LostInTyme 61-65, M 2 Responses Jun 12, 2009

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    Hey all, im not deaf. But I wanted to share what happened to me tonight. So I have a fruiend who has troubkle communicating sometimes, as she has a "trachy" (a pipe in her throat...
    sammykins101 sammykins101 22-25, M Jul 16

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    I hope to meet more deaf people, as I don't know any, and I would like to learn more sign so that I can communicate with deaf people when I DO come across them. And being around...
    sammykins101 sammykins101 22-25, M Jul 16

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    I have two deaf parents and I am caught between two worlds. I don't belong in either one...communicating with my parents frustrates me when I get used to talking to hearing people...
    gabbyxox gabbyxox 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 14

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    I have been married for 10 years, all of this time I have never seemed to make my husband happy. We have a daughter together and we have gone through very difficult times along the...
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    I have three piercings in both my ears. Not sure if I will get anymore. Right now I'm content with three. Do you think more would look good?
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    My wife would put small hoop sleeper earrings on me after I had fallen asleep, for several weeks I awoke and found them, One morning I noticed red dots on my ears and assumed I...
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    I'm a 16 year old boy and these past 18 months have been the worst 18 months of my life and I really want them to end. It started in the valentine school break, I was talking to...
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    Krystalgarciaa Krystalgarciaa 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 29

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    I love to wake up early, my Mom has always been a morning person and when me and my siblings were younger she always made us get up early with her because she hates when people...
    GisselleButCallMeGiGi GisselleButCallMeGiGi 18-21, F Jul 3

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    It's so early another day of work . I like Goin in early because I by pass all traffic & I get out early . But by time I get home I am always so tired I do nothing then got to bed
    uniqeuliv uniqeuliv 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 25

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    I was adopted from China when I was a year old, so that might be where my attachment disorder stems from. I am extremely uncomfortable being touched. It feels like if I don't move...
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    Homophobic discrimination and racism should be a thing of the past. This Is the generation of the 90s kids and early 2000s kids its time for change leave discrimination in last...
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    Why? Why?! I let my parents do my laundry. Big mistake. They lost my bathing suit and my band shirt. It was my favorite shirt and I'm gonna be in so much trouble with my band...
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    So I went to the lake today and now I have a massive ear ache which I'm assuming is from water being trapped in my ear. I have a feeling I need to get some drops but does anyone...
    mn0101 mn0101 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 6

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    I was in a few actually including a real sever one in late 1996 in New Westminster , which is a suburb of Vancouver Canada. I moved to Vancouver Island shortly after and was in an...
    Canuck05 Canuck05 41-45, M Jul 7

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    I am a crossdresser and had my ears pierced and this time earrings won't come out .
    girlgeorgia girlgeorgia 46-50, M 3 Responses Jul 7

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    I only have one pair. One earring for each lobe. I would really like to go up to three for each ear lobe. If I'm not too scared, I'd also like to get cartilage piercings. When I...
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    I get up early because I still , after being married 37 years, make my spouses lunch. It's not only because he is type I DM but he works everyday and needs to know his efforts are...
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    Either because of school or someone needs me to do something early in the morning -_- its such a drag when you want to talk to someone but they're asleep
    ruizr302 ruizr302 18-21, F Jul 2

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