I Am So Blasted Gullible Sometimes

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    My daughter knows just how to break my heart

    and does it often. I want to believe that she loves me unconditionally, but it is only as long as I give in to whatever she asks and I am just not willing to do it anymore.
    unbrokenground unbrokenground
    41-45, F
    Mar 5, 2016

    Too Serious

    I tend to take people and their stories too literally.  I often miss jokes or little jabs b/c I think they are being literal.   Or someone will tell me something totally outrageous as a joke and I will believe it.  When I waited tables I would sometimes...
    ReformedAutomaton ReformedAutomaton
    41-45, M
    4 Responses Jun 20, 2007

    Easily Tricked In Matters of the Heart

    Just recently,I let a neighbor make local calls on my phone. It was no big deal because we paid a flat rate. It started becoming a habit. He'd knock on my door almost every day to use the phone. It was annoying but he was friendly enough and his parents were nice people. One day...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Feb 6, 2009

    I'm Gullible But Sadly My Mom Is Worse, Lol

    OK, i admit that i am a gullible person but my mother is in fact more gullible than even me, so instead of sharing one of my pathetic gullible story, i will share one of hers, lol. YEARS ago, say about 40 yrs, my mother had to have her appendix out. Well it's not major surgery...
    AlwaysRemembers AlwaysRemembers
    41-45, F
    3 Responses May 9, 2007

    I have a huge fear of spiders.

    So when my brother's friend said he had a tarantula in a shoebox he was holding, against my better judgement and my brother who said there wasn't one, I fell for it. It wouldn't have been so bad if his friend didn't start chasing me around with said shoebox. If he hadn't, I...
    almaera almaera
    22-25, F
    May 7, 2014

    Idiot Extraordinaire

    Ten years ago I relocated to another city leaving behind many old friends. One I hadn't seen since contacted me months ago and we developed a long-distance relationship. Recently divorced, I knew he was still going through the process but he convinced me this was not true. I...
    elle elle
    41-45, F
    1 Response Oct 3, 2006

    One of My Life's Mysteries

    not to toot it but ... as witty as i am, as clever as i am, as quick, as bright, etc. i am hopelessly gullible when it comes to other humans and their methods and levels of deceit. i usually catch jokes (USUALLY but not always) and i'm pretty quick picking up on new subjects but...
    AbbyNormal AbbyNormal
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Jun 25, 2007

    It's Not Really His Fault, But I Still Feel Duped.

    I'm dating a man who was divorced over two years ago. When we first met, it was love at first sight. It was like God pointed a big sign at him and said "hey! look here! this is the one". We were soul mates. The relationship moved quickly, partially, because he's my next...
    SammieHammie SammieHammie
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Oct 3, 2006

    You Had Me Fooled.

    I saw on your myspace that you changed it to say straight. You told me it was because you just added your cousins that you got to see this past July 4th. So I believed you. Then I read on your myspace about a stupid guy who was being foolish with you. I thought you meant me. So...
    LylaRocks LylaRocks
    26-30, F
    Sep 5, 2008
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