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I Am Not a Patient Person

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    I'm Trying

    I'm trying to be patient, but it is SO difficult. My frustration with the situation wants to boil over and consume my every thought. Then, I take a deep breath, and try again.
    patternsoflight patternsoflight 41-45, F Nov 13, 2012

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    Nope

        i am not a patient person sometimes . today  i had a customer who was hispanic couldn't speak english . and i could not find his transcation in the western union computer . then five minutes later he comes back and wants to check .  it just annoyed me...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Aug 21, 2009

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    Here And There

    i am as patient on certain things, but on others ima as patient as a bull seeing red. how does one learn patience,,, like literally thinking how would U start lesson one?? sit there?? lol
    thsone thsone 22-25, F 4 Responses Apr 20, 2010

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    I Try....

    I have never been a patient person. I really try but I dont think its part of my DNA... I have gotten better as I have gotten older but probably still not that great! But hey I try so that has to count for something right? LOL
    snowbunny1002 snowbunny1002 46-50, F 5 Responses Nov 24, 2010

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    Super Impatient

    Not only am I very impatient but whenever someone thinks I am patient I try to disprove them!
    william10 william10 13-15 Apr 24, 2013

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    Lol

    I like the logo, the one that says "Did you take a class on how to **** me off?" That is totally something I would say!
    musared musared 16-17, F Aug 22, 2009

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    Anatomy Of Patience

    If we could harvest patience, I'll need the whole seasons harvest, I don't even bother making excuses for myself when the lady behind the counter was wasting my time, the evil impatient Jay descended down on that shop, in one sweep everything on there counter was scattered on the...
    Jay04Sch Jay04Sch 36-40, F Nov 23, 2013

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    Love Tests My Patience

    My first love has pushed me to my limit of patience. When he tells me he will text, it drives me crazy just counting off the time and waiting, waiting, and the more I wait, the more impatient I get. The more hours and days I count off, the closer I come to the end of my patience...
    dare2love dare2love 56-60, F 5 Responses Jan 5, 2011

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    Wait Is a Four Letter Word

    I hate having to wait for anything. Standing in lines are the worst--WAIT is a four letter word! If you tell me to wait,you're telling me off!
    cryingoveryou cryingoveryou 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 4, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    I'm only patient when I'm taking care of kids. I hate waiting for a response, I hate waiting for results, I hate waiting for my fav tv shows to come back...so much impatience!
    Starkillera Starkillera 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    ....but it annoys me, when someone messages you, then for no reason stops me replying to that message! Why do it? Don't message me, then not allow me to reply. Btw, I'm trying to...
    Catstance Catstance 13-15, F Jul 7

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    Some people on here really need to learn to be patient. Just because someone may not reply fast doesn't mean their wasting your time or ignoring you. People on here do have lives...
    SimplyAmazingx SimplyAmazingx 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    My personality type: ISFJ (Introversion, Sensing, Feeling, Judging) ISFJ Strengths Very supportive. ISFJs are always willing to help other people, sharing their knowledge and...
    NerdyGirl78 NerdyGirl78 36-40, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am in relation with wonderful person for about 2 years now. Before that we were best friends. We mt in my previous office. I am more than happy to be with him. He makes me feel...
    TrueLoverN TrueLoverN 26-30, F Jul 21

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    Privacy CountsI am extremely private with my feelings. I find it highly uncomfortable to share my innermost self. It is hard to expose oneself and open up on such intimate levels...
    DarkestTrance DarkestTrance 36-40, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Well, besides working out a lot, I only do that to stay in shape for firefighting and EMS medic work. Some patients are very, and I see a lot of things out here. Not much to me...
    quietfighter quietfighter 18-21, M Jul 15

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    I constantly try and reach to be better. More understanding, more patient, more giving, more thoughtful, in every aspect of life I try and be a better person in general always work...
    Atromitos Atromitos 31-35 3 days ago

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    I am more than one person. It sounds weird when I say that out loud. I don't know how it started, and I don't know how to stop it. There me and there's the mad man who pesters me...
    LePaw LePaw 16-17, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Mine said: Your personality type: "Reliable Realist" Serious and quiet, interested in security and peaceful living. Extremely thorough, responsible and dependable. Well-developed...
    LuLuG94 LuLuG94 18-21, F 27 mins ago

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    I also lost my husband to cancer and am having a really hard time ... We were together for 23 years .and best friends...we traveled the world and never apart. I feel like half of...
    WorldofWidowHood WorldofWidowHood 66-70, F 1 Response Jul 12

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    Dear Friends, I was in the relationship with a boy for 6 years, we had never thought for marriage. Both of our family knew each other for long year’s .Actually initially we were...
    Gitikasharma Gitikasharma 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 14

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    Seeking my purpose in life. Seeking God for the truth. Seeking God for direction. I am patiently waiting and seeking out life. It will come to me. Everything will work...
    alexandraisabelle alexandraisabelle 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    People suffer from personal injuries every single day. Whether it is at home or in the grocery store, you can be a victim any day. However, in order to get compensated for your...
    neinsteinassociates neinsteinassociates 26-30, M Jul 7

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    It's interesting that the Japanese tv dramas always like the stories about people with double sides of personality. It's like, the same person, but in one period of time is being...
    kekehuang kekehuang 36-40, F Jul 12

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    I meet many people either in person or online and the one thing I like to do is get to know them. The most amazing thing about meeting people is the process of getting to know them...
    1petitegreeneyes 1petitegreeneyes 46-50, F 5 Responses Jul 14

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    Personal injury attorneys help people that have sustained injuries from others. In a lot of cases, the lawyers must work on battling vehicle owners or insurance companies. When you...
    neinsteinassociates neinsteinassociates 26-30, M Jul 17

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    And not just an averagely good person. I am a damn good person. I have done more for people than most people would ever do for them. I have gone through great lengths to make...
    akrysrose akrysrose 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 10

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    Loving the wrong person We’re all seeking that special person who is right for us, but if you’ve been through enough relationships, you begin to suspect there’s no right...
    imgreywlf imgreywlf 56-60, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    I would really like to get a better understanding on this. I can only read so much before I want to talk to those that have experience on the subject. I've been in a relationship...
    matt0030 matt0030 22-25, M a week ago

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    I don't think I'm a bad human being, I just think that the things I do can be pretty unforgivable sometimes. Maybe it's my teenage years, or my lack of experience or lack of...
    Cue0811 Cue0811 18-21 5 days ago

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    Since I'm the only person in this category thus far, I suppose I'll explain what this means for me. For as long as I can remember, I have subconsciously assigned personalities to...
    Visola Visola 22-25, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I find life full of surprises but I find it funny in the idea of how people can come on here and vent and every reader falls on their pity party they are having within themselves...
    scooterp23 scooterp23 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 10

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    So I did the personality test (http://www.16personalities.com) too like many people have and I was suprised by how well certain aspects fit me 0.o I always felt like not many...
    kimmy159 kimmy159 22-25, F 6 Responses Jul 14

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    OK so its my turn, gotta say, this one is even more accurate than the last test I saw, it describes me perfectly..... except for the dancing part, I cant dance to save my life...
    GoodMan1988 GoodMan1988 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 15

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    Yeah me too there is a story my mum always tell me there is two women one of them is so pretty but her personality not and the other is not looking good but her personality is soo...
    sunnynight15 sunnynight15 18-21, F Jul 17

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    Wow what do you know I am the most rare personality type. Figures as such. The INFJ personality type is very rare, making up less than one percent of the population, but they...
    Powederedtoastman Powederedtoastman 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    My choices haunt me at night. Every time someone tells me I am the sweetest, most gentle, loving person they have met it makes my stomach turn. It is so easy to act, but I am...
    CrashingComet CrashingComet 22-25 Jul 24

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    I've never been able to relax and have fun. Because of this I've missed out on so much in life and I’ll probably miss out on so much more. It’s one of my biggest flaws. I...
    BewareTheGonzo BewareTheGonzo 13-15 3 Responses Jul 10

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    The one person that you love the most hurt you the most how do you for give that person do you for give that person and move on in your life or for give that person and keep them...
    Jaywill08 Jaywill08 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 14

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    I was diagnosed a few years back by a counselor i was seeing with Avoidant personality disorder. After years of struggling to keep and hold onto a job including two failed attempts...
    shinjorai shinjorai 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 15

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    I am becoming a better person because of the things I've been through. I am learning you cannot fight fire with fire and the only way to a better life is thinking positive. Living...
    faithmonyai faithmonyai 16-17, F Jul 22

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    Maybe too sensitive at times. I take things too personally and am upset easily by people I invest a lot of myself into. I don't know when caring too much became such a negative...
    Bellastasia Bellastasia 31-35, F 9 Responses Jul 23

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    I am a passionate person. The things and people I love in my life I love passionately and with an intensity that I know can be overwhelming for some. My level of intensity is not...
    QueenAwesomePants QueenAwesomePants 36-40 5 Responses a week ago

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     Acknowledging the Strength through Relationships - As a male growing up around two other male "role-models", one thing was for certain in relationships: how much sex I...
    LysanderFremont LysanderFremont 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    I am the worst kind of person in western society; a shy male. You could not find another combination that would be as frowned down upon by normal social standards. Being shy is...
    TheMadHater TheMadHater 22-25, M 2 Responses Jul 3

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    You cannot tell me that I belong to you, I am not your own personal possession. I don't have a name tag stipulating that I am your personal property...I am not someone who can be...
    prettyface1 prettyface1 46-50, F 4 Responses Jul 3

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    I mostly care about the persons personality, but I can't say I don't care about looks. People always say that they don't care about looks at all and it doesn't matter.. But really...
    DepressingKayla DepressingKayla 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    It's pretty painful to have a conversation with me In person. One awkward thing I'll do is, if a person gives me a complement like "I like your shoes" I'll have to think of...
    Wynnieskye Wynnieskye 16-17, F Jul 6