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I Block Out Whats Going On Around Me When It Hurts

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    If I'm upset I do nothing but sit and think nonstop. If someone talks to me regardless of who or what it is I kind block it out. I know they are talking to me but I don't really know what they are saying. I get so fixated on what it is that is upsetting that nothing else matters...
    shellzz shellzz 18-21, F Mar 23, 2013

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    It's pretty easy for me to just put on my headphones and listen to scremoto block out the sound of people but most importantly I do it often to just block out reality and pretend...
    Elmaevana Elmaevana 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    ha! like i want to to hear my parents yelling and crape. if i could, i would be wearing them 24/7. and just to block out the world. i would not care. i could listen to "i`m just a...
    WolfsParadice WolfsParadice 36-40 1 Response a week ago

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    I wish my playlist would play constantly in my head with out earphones bcos after a while my ears hurt for having them in for too long.
    jolley2k jolley2k 18-21, M 1 Response 23 mins ago

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    when I'm mad, sad , depressed or bored I do it to block people out and just ease my mind.
    jenniebaez1992 jenniebaez1992 22-25, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    yea I put on my headphones because sometimes you get fed up with repetitive events occuring everyday. And if your own problems get to you then sometimes headphones help block the...
    newking785 newking785 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    Story of my life... ( in the end by LP) http://youtu.be/1yw1Tgj9-VU (It starts with one) One thing I don't know why It doesn’t even matter how hard you try Keep that in mind...
    h4n5dj22 h4n5dj22 26-30, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    The glorious moment when you have a headache, or you just get tired of the outside world, and you put on your headphones and start playing that one song you ADORE, and all the...
    Gummy0u0 Gummy0u0 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 2

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    Even though my headphones aren't the best quality and everyone can hear my music, when I get to that one song I still blast the volume as high as it can go.
    thetiredcutie thetiredcutie 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 3

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    Ive never felt more accomplished in my life then when Im able to not hear a thing my enemies say to me.
    londonbr1dge londonbr1dge 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 4

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    It gives me the most absurd feeling of joy when the only thing I hear is my music and its like the song is playing from my head and I hear the words echoing in my head and I close...
    thebladeisbae0718 thebladeisbae0718 13-15, F Feb 17

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    It is so cool when I close my eyes, tune out to the world and can only hear my favorite song from my headphones. I feel like nothing can get to me. I feel like I can just be.
    plasticfaces plasticfaces 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 17

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    Haven't heard these guys for years! I guess this song fits the situation... Boulevard of broken dreams - Green Day http://youtu.be/Soa3gO7tL-c I walk a lonely road The only one...
    h4n5dj22 h4n5dj22 26-30, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    just put the headphones in and get my head stuck in a book just to make me feel good cause then I'm in my own little world even when I feel low . xx
    westlife213 westlife213 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    Sometimes the outside world is too hard to take on headstrong...
    londonbr1dge londonbr1dge 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    today I listened to some "cudi zone"... one of my fave songs to help me mellow out
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 1 Response Feb 2

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    I love using gamer headphones to listen to music. Their so soft and big. It covers your ears and prevents them from getting worn out!! This way, I can listen to music FOREVER <3...
    sweetcolors123 sweetcolors123 13-15 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    Like all my friends know if they see me in headphones I can't hear ANYTHING you're saying to me so you might as well not talk to me just saying
    purpleisyummy76 purpleisyummy76 13-15, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    Back at my old school I would always listen to music and ignore people because it just made me feel much better. I always had depressing and bad days and music was there to help me...
    lifeishard321 lifeishard321 16-17, F 1 Response 31 mins ago

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    Music is life. I can go all day without speaking to anyone as long as I have my music. In fact, I prefer listening to music rather than hear people complain about things I really...
    tabbi123 tabbi123 22-25, F Feb 2

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    I wish I could use my head phones in school. I hate talking to my "friends" for some weird reason. I just wanna feel alone and isolated :p
    justinbartolome justinbartolome 13-15, M 8 Responses Feb 7

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    time to hunker down and be productive to get caught up!, headphones make a huge difference!
    jbm1984 jbm1984 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Can't get enough of this song from linkin park... Numb Takes me way back... (Back to my young/immature and raging adolescent days).,.. I sure can use my old me right now...
    h4n5dj22 h4n5dj22 26-30, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    mostly my b!tchy a$$ sister...that I wish she would just die..so I can escape the pain she puts me through
    stanmagicman2 stanmagicman2 13-15, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    This has to be one of the best cover ever made for the Adele song, rolling in the deep... It's done by the one and only Linkin Park http://youtu.be/dHtwZ07N1ic Hope you guys...
    h4n5dj22 h4n5dj22 26-30, M 5 days ago

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    Music can change your mood really fast and the satisfaction of just letting yourself go is a feeling you cant resist.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 1 day ago

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    if you see me with my headphones in, don't touch me.
    sel27 sel27 16-17, M 18 hrs ago

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    I say I'm OK when I am and even when I'm not. Everything is fine! No not really. Never really. I say I'm fine because that is what is expected. If people knew half the things going...
    jrf9782 jrf9782 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 4

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    I feel awkward in groups of people, sure I may look happy and have it all together but that's why I heal people and help them so I don't focus on me but I focus and get lost in...
    mundinger1992 mundinger1992 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 17

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    Yes.. I don't know where I am going or when I will get there. .but I am sure I am going to enjoy the ride..:-)
    TheMightyAphrodite TheMightyAphrodite 41-45, F 4 Responses Feb 18

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    Well this is just a question about what happend to me probably a year ago, so i was about to go to bed, brushed my teeth, put on my PJ's and stepped into bed, as i layed down for...
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