I Am Having a Hard Time Memorizing Faces

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    Me Too! Say, Who Are You Again?

    Face and names... what the hey??? I'm terrible with this, and it was quite problematic when I had employment. People really do like having their name remembered, and even more so when the situation is very important to them. Recently, I've found something that I think might...
    TheTardyDodo TheTardyDodo
    31-35, M
    6 Responses Jul 17, 2007

    It's Weird....

    when i see a face that i've seen before, i can usually, most of the time, remember that i've seen it before. it's often difficult for me to associate the person's real name with their face, as opposed to the name that i named them in my head. but if i get to know a person that...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    Jan 8, 2008

    Is That Normal

    My best friend Kathy and I met a guy. Kathy knew him and we got introduced and I saw him this one time and then the next day he moved away 300km. I gave him my cellphone number and he called me every day. And until today I still can't remember his face because I only...
    GrueneRose GrueneRose
    Jul 16, 2007

    But I Could Recognise Girls By Their Feet

    well of course... I was a shy boy, but very attracted to girls. I was too afraid to look them in the eye, so I could hardly know their faces. But I would gather some courage when looking from behind. After a while, I could recognise every girl in the school, just by looking at...
    AgeingThinker AgeingThinker
    61-65, M
    Oct 4, 2009

    I Got No Problem With Names..

    I don't have a problem with remembering names. But I always had problems with thinking of faces. Which was quite a problem in elementary school when I was supposed to paint a picture of my family. I had no idea how anyone looked like. My father always had curls on my pictures...
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    1 Response Jan 8, 2008
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