I Am Embarrassed To Be A Human Being

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    Oh Dear

    Although the previous stories have been about what humans have done to the environment, my reason for being embarrassed is the way we attack our own and cause harm for the sake of vanity. How many times has someone said, "Are you disrespecting me?" and then either beat the...
    BreezyCabin BreezyCabin
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 25, 2011

    Aren't You?

    I am embarrassed to be human. I am embarrassed to look outside and see the pollution going into the air, to watch the vans with one driver, to see the water and think "I really dont want to swim in that". I am embarrassed when i see someone throw garbage out their car window, I...
    DavesDaughter DavesDaughter
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 11, 2010

    Humans Are A Virus, That Have Outlived Their Welcome....

    As a believer in Buddhism, let me start off by saying that I make it a point to try and look at everyone and everything with a positive, "See the brighter side" attitude, but I can no longer in good faith say that about humans! We have become a planet of consumers without...
    ikanuba ikanuba
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Nov 18, 2010


     Maybe not so much the same as Dave though. More the fact that there are this truckload of useless wasted emotions that go along with it.  The whole human thing it's wasted on me.. I think I may as well be a machine.  No hurt there.  Same sh*t different day...
    Littlemisssomebody Littlemisssomebody
    31-35, F
    13 Responses Jun 11, 2010

    We Are Not Entitled

    When I think about how society behaves and how people treat each other I am disgusted. I get embarrassed when I watch people treat each other like crap. I am embarrassed and ashamed that I have so much as being the same species in common with them. When are people going to learn...
    lyricaldemise lyricaldemise
    41-45, T
    Nov 28, 2012
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