I Assume I Know What Others Think

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 49 People

    And It Just Destroyed Me

    Assuming what other think sucks! I am done with it!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 25, 2013

    Assumptions

    I have a longstanding habit of making assumptions about what other people think. It runs me into trouble without fail and it's almost constant when I interact with others. It's the reason I prefer to be alone. If I can give an example, I can say even now, when writing this story...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Feb 4, 2013

    Related Experiences

    tell me please I Don care what it is telllllllll meeeeeeeee
    Slenderman23 Slenderman23
    13-15, F
    Apr 21
    I am brave and fearless I am adventurous I am protective I am am a very sad at times I don't trust easily I don't judge people I am nice unless you hurt someone I care...
    Slenderman23 Slenderman23
    13-15, F
    Apr 21
    Im really insecure about my body, I think it looks like a males body. Please be honest :/
    XxmakaronxX XxmakaronxX
    13-15, F
    30 Responses Apr 20
    I am a 15 year old girl with two almost divorced parents. I am so sad and I have been so depressed during the past two weeks I didn't know what to do. Seeing my mom hurting and...
    wondur wondur
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 19
    People think they have a perfect idea of who you are from a four-second Snapchat video... and fake blogs, stories, magazine covers. In reality, that's not the case. Nobody knows...
    hazaramujahideen hazaramujahideen
    70+, F
    Apr 19
    What the hell? The end is near... In my defense I have an appointment to get my brows waxed at 4:30 today...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    25 Responses Apr 19
    You have five minutes to tell me what you think of me. BE BLUNT. Don't sugar coat ****.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 19
    I want to know if I'm attractive too! whoooooooo! xD
    yayepisoverimsad yayepisoverimsad
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 19
    Since ep is closing down soon, let me know what you think of me. I just really want to know xD Well what do you think??
    chocolatewhatsoever chocolatewhatsoever
    16-17, F
    25 Responses Apr 19
    Go for it I a strong tell me
    allychef allychef
    36-40, M
    1 Response Apr 19
    This is me. I am a Mommy, a Wife and an Avon Lady but I really have no idea what I am doing. I put on a fake smile on a weekly bases and try to make people happy, but I have no...
    CalicoWoolfe CalicoWoolfe
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 18
    People usually tell me pretty lies than talk about me behind my back or guys call me offensive names ..lol
    PacifiedBrains PacifiedBrains
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 18
    Sure tell me what u think about me, be honest
    haileyx3 haileyx3
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 18
    I'm a curious one; so, Hit me with your honest opinion👍🏾
    LovelyBlkQueen LovelyBlkQueen
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Apr 18
    I'm grateful for the love and support of my family and friends, especially in the times I don't deserve it. In the moments when I let my parents down and they forgive me instantly...
    Hannah1100 Hannah1100
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 18
    Tell me what you think of me now matter what your opinion is.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 18
    I could use some insults to fire me up today ..I'll jump on this bandwagon
    Cocrispy Cocrispy
    22-25, M
    6 Responses Apr 18
    I never knew I would make so many frenemies on EP that I'm getting emotional
    LauraBowker LauraBowker
    46-50, F
    1 Response Apr 18
    i used to think that sentences about being hurt inside are just cliché but idk nowadays i guess i understand
    daddyleoreo daddyleoreo
    18-21, F
    Apr 18
    Tell me what the f you think of me????? I'm ready
    staystyleandsmile staystyleandsmile
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 18
    Go for it I guess XD XD heh oh boy
    Smileydork Smileydork
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Apr 18
    I think one of the reasons I'm so nice to everyone, and caring is because I know all to well how it feels to be depressed/bullied/pathetic and useless. I know the feeling of...
    CannibalisticUnicorn CannibalisticUnicorn
    22-25, F
    Apr 18
    He left after 5 years and we just became engaged in November. Suddenly became cold. His eyes even looked different. Just said he wanted to be single and he was unhappy and needed...
    notavictimbutasurvivor notavictimbutasurvivor
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 17
    My girlfriend doesn't seem to care about the fact that she's developing a big soft gut. She was super skinny when I met her and I guess she must have gotten used to all the...
    sterlingredjack sterlingredjack
    18-21, M
    Apr 16
    With the end near and seeing some of the negativity that has been presented about EP, I wanted to take a few moments and tell everyone about the positive that EP brought to my...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    12 Responses Apr 16
    This is truly one of the most freeing statements-that I could be what I thought I was and not some external authority, guru, cleric, philosophy, psychologist, or expert du jour...
    Mcinacann Mcinacann
    41-45, F
    1 Response Apr 16
    Well what do you think, all are welcome!
    Atma33 Atma33
    22-25, M
    Apr 15
    I think I look fabulous. But to each their own right?
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority
    18-21, F
    22 Responses Apr 15
    Any guys wanna tell me what they'd do?;)
    shaddy101 shaddy101
    16-17, F
    Apr 15
    My friend has really bad anxiety. I try to help by trying to be there for her and supporting her, but she never tells me what she needs. Today, she pushed me away so I back off but...
    Blackbutterflies99 Blackbutterflies99
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 15
    I ate our homemade ketchup for years and it was OK. Suddenly it tastes like something rotten to me. Nobody else in our family noticed any change. What the hell happened to my taste...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 14
    I have made it to this ripe old age by simply being me, not who others think I should be!
    hazaramujahideen hazaramujahideen
    70+, F
    2 Responses Apr 14
    Well, the biggest problem in the world right now is... I spoke to my cousin last night. I was fishing for a problem in the world right now, one she might want to solve. She is...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife
    26-30, M
    Apr 13
    As long as I can remember, I've never had a passion, a dream. I've never had a driving force for anything I've done. I just go through all the motions of living, but all I really...
    thegreatmango thegreatmango
    26-30, M
    1 Response Apr 12
    The picture is not off me it's from a webtoon called Siren's Lament and I'm wondering what is your first thoughts of it!
    HarmonyIsLove HarmonyIsLove
    18-21, F
    Apr 12
    I got in major, major trouble with a teacher last week and i just came back from a huge punishment. they yelled at me to the point where i was scared that they would get physical...
    PandaBirdable PandaBirdable
    13-15, F
    1 Response Apr 11
    I'm at a point where I'm getting low on money, time, hope, and options, and I'm panicking internally, not knowing what I should do. I feel like I can't really talk to anyone I know...
    NateTheQuiet NateTheQuiet
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Apr 11
    (I refer this to Christians going through TRIALS or/and TEMPTATIONS, lest a fellow wishes to wrongly counter the write-up) Dear Christians and whomever this may concern, God...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 10
    What do you guys think????
    LaurenLatimer55 LaurenLatimer55
    18-21, F
    14 Responses Apr 10
    I will copy and paste our texting convo! Please tell me if you feel like she's trying to hint she doesn't want to go with me or if I'm paranoid! Her: About that, I want to make...
    sm1ttay sm1ttay
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 9
    Personally I think I'm ugly, what do you guys think?
    LaurenLatimer55 LaurenLatimer55
    18-21, F
    8 Responses Apr 9
    This is what I put on this morning.
    mat2Robin43 mat2Robin43
    51-55, M
    6 Responses Apr 9
    I just want to know...if I put up a pic, would you be honest with me? I'm not seeking/expecting compliments... I just want to know if I look normal or if I look like someone you...
    InsideTheSadCafe InsideTheSadCafe
    22-25, F
    12 Responses Apr 8
    I want to know if you think of me. If you do, does it turn you on? If it turns you on do you ********** to the thought of me? Makes me smile to think this could be a possibility.
    lovesthenightsky lovesthenightsky
    26-30, F
    8 Responses Apr 8
    I know the reason I am here is because I'm depressed and sad , I don't have friends in real life . I liked this place before and found happiness in it but the last year and a half...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 6
    Howdy there everyone. I just uh yknow what to know if you think I'm attractive looking, as the title of this group suggests haha.
    WoodsRunner717 WoodsRunner717
    13-15, M
    Apr 5
    I'm lonely and need someone to talk to, oh and I wanna know what you think
    NoPedosPlz NoPedosPlz
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 5
    Tired trying to make someone happy if she doesn't know what she wants. I would rather know then go and her achieve what she needs.
    equinereiki equinereiki
    61-65, M
    Apr 5
    I don't know what i believe anymore about anything. I was a member of a very cult like church for 5 years and left when i realized it making me very depressed. It felt good to...
    happilynot happilynot
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Apr 4
    So my friends and other people I don't know are trying to hook me up with someone I don't know. I have no classes with him and the only time I see him is when I'm on my way to one...
    jacithepanda jacithepanda
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Apr 4
    I honestly don't know where to start or what to do. I need a job but I doubt anyone wants to hire my age. I need a job to help with my family. My grandmother is going to come live...
    hallow1331 hallow1331
    13-15, F
    Apr 4
    I thought that going to school and getting good grades was how I could be successful and happy. I thought I would be an academic success, get a degree, and find a steady job. I was...
    Lukas2727 Lukas2727
    22-25
    Apr 4
    This is my son, Henry. He's confused about something. He wants to know if he's cute. Tell him.
    JaCrispeh JaCrispeh
    18-21, F
    8 Responses Apr 4
    So what advice would you give your past self?
    Hannah1100 Hannah1100
    13-15, F
    Apr 4
    So I have gone through a lot my whole life. I have dealt with different chronic illnesses and in the beginning I was able to keep it under control and still be happy. Now it's...
    Shastagirl17 Shastagirl17
    16-17, F
    Apr 4
    From 1-10 what am i? Plz answer honestly
    superdashie5000 superdashie5000
    13-15, F
    18 Responses Apr 3
    So bored 25 characters how many left?
    sean2895 sean2895
    18-21, M
    Apr 3
    For with God nothing will be impossible (Luke 1:37). There yet is hope for you in Christ. Whatever your problem may be, and however seemingly grave the situation miay be, it is...
    Lincoln98 Lincoln98
    16-17, M
    Apr 3
More Stories