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I Can Read Upside Down

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    Go Figure... - I can read upside down with no problems.  But can I remember the direction I was walking in when I come out of a shop??Nope!!Hmmm.
    charlie248 charlie248 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 27, 2011

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    Some Kids Can Only Read Upside Down - In The Beginning Anyway... - I'm a first grade teacher and I've discovered something very interesting. I've found that the kids that seem to...
    teacherman9000 teacherman9000 56-60 2 Responses Aug 12, 2010

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    Sure I Can - That's how I used to cheat during my exams HA HA! *um not something to say out loud I know... oops*
    bluie19 bluie19 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 29, 2011

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    Sweet Latina - I LOVED TO GET MY ***** SUCKED I GO TO HEAVEN WHEN THAT HAPPEN AND I COME LIKE HELL ITS CRAZY BUT THIS IS THE BEST A WOMAN COULD EVER HAD BEFORE I MEAN MORE THAN...
    EVA22 EVA22 18-21 1 Response Jun 27, 2013

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    Good Deed - I can actually read better upside down than any other way. No idea why, it sort of scarily comes naturally to me. But I'm probably so fantastic, that it was decided for...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 14 Responses Dec 18, 2007

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    Can't Everyone? - I didn't know this was a special skill or anything... it's most likely not! =p Sure, I can read upside down, not that I make a habit of it! But when I saw this...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Apr 30, 2009

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    Upside Down And Also Backwards - sometimes it pays to be in my right mind (even if that makes me seem psycho)just one of the many benefits of being a predominately left handed...
    wack1985 wack1985 26-30, F Aug 29, 2011

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    Always Could - Seriously, can't everyone? If there is some trick to it, I don't know what it is. I've just always been able to do this. Oooo... maybe I'm 'gifted'? LOL
    angelwings626 angelwings626 41-45, F 9 Responses Aug 21, 2010

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    ¡uʍop ǝpısdn Pɐǝɹ Uɐɔ ı - ¡noʎ uɐɔ os puɐ
    MeisterWolf MeisterWolf 18-21, M Nov 17, 2009

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    I Had No Idea... - that it was unusual to be able to read upside down. I can also read backwards, and write upside down and backwards as well. It takes a little concentration to...
    itsright2me itsright2me 56-60, F 2 Responses Oct 31, 2012

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    Yep - If only there was a career in it! Only time it's been useful really is when there's only one menu on the table at a restaurant (and there's more than one person at the...
    koalaguy koalaguy 46-50, M 4 Responses May 1, 2009

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    Teacher Skills - I can even read really messy handwriting upside down. It comes in handy a lot as a teacher. I'm not sure if my dyslexia helps my ability with this or not, but I do...
    eyes eyes 31-35, F 6 Responses Dec 18, 2007

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    And Back-to-front - I think it's because I'm left-handed 'cause they say left-handed people's brains work backwards or something s: I want a left-handed clock.
    SaharaOdeil SaharaOdeil 22-25, F May 17, 2008

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    One of My Special Skills! -  I learned how to read upside down just recently, well within the past couple years. At my previous job, our customers had to read a contract and...
    4vrUnique 4vrUnique 46-50 2 Responses Aug 8, 2009

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    Can't Anybody? - Didn't know it was a special skill! lol
    lostbird lostbird 51-55, F 23 Responses Dec 18, 2007

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    Dyslexic Youngsters May Have To Read Upside Down Before They Can "turn It over" - It seems that, for some kids, reading upside down is the only way they can make sense of...
    teacherman9000 teacherman9000 56-60 Nov 4, 2011

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    Can You? - ¿noʎ uɐɔ sı ʍou sǝʌןǝsɹno ʞsɐ pןnoɥs ǝʍ uoıʇsǝnb ǝɥʇ  ˙sıɥʇ pɐǝɹ uɐɔ ı
    Plaid Plaid 31-35, F 5 Responses Aug 27, 2011

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    I'm Not Sure Why So Many People, Aparantly, Can't - I think the fact i can read backwards is a little more impressive, and also I can read inverted or reflected words. Backwards is...
    AngelaDark AngelaDark 31-35, F 3 Responses Aug 7, 2008

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    I Don't Know Why. - i don't know why, but i can. i can also read and write backwards, though my backwards cursive is not so pretty. i guess my brain just really likes reading...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter 26-30, F 13 Responses Dec 18, 2007

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    For Ages - I have been able to read upside down since I was little
    RHSK143 RHSK143 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 21, 2010

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    Disease...
    pheneithado pheneithado 18-21, M Feb 21, 2011

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    Upside Down - I can read,Upside down,Back to front,Right to left,Inside out,What the hell more,Do you want?
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Nov 1, 2011

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    Can't Everybody? - I can read upside down, mirrored, backward. I can write mirrored.  I assume that everybody can do this.  This forum seems to indicate that this is not so.What...
    SolarCell SolarCell 51-55, M 1 Response Oct 6, 2013

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    Hhmm - Never thought of it as a big deal but hey what do you know, there's a group for it. *giggles* Well I joined because I can but that's it for this story.
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 2 Responses Aug 8, 2009

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    Yay! - I can; but isn't this something everyone can do?
    TiPoupon TiPoupon 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 22, 2008

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    18thjan - 我在后窗 明天要好好学习。 还来不来? 要得。
    pheneithado pheneithado 18-21, M Feb 21, 2011

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    Fiction - 我愿意当Sancho,谁是我的Quixote? i ever talked with zy which verse is better 谁是我的Quixote?,我在等他出现。 在哪里?我在寻找。
    pheneithado pheneithado 18-21, M Feb 21, 2011

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    Honestly .... I think if people really knew what went on in my head ... They would be quick to lock me up. There is only one other person (my BFF!!) I can legit tell my every...
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    If some people knew what I was thinking about them they'd probably kill themselves. Or would be forever scared by the evil tainting my thoughts.
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    I can't stop thinking about you baby. You turned my whole world upside down and I love you. You have me a reason to live, something to fight for. And that reason is you, without...
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    I'm tired and bored I should just go to bed but I don't want to right now I'm just going to type about things that been happening in my life that been on Wattpad this website were...
    CHARA101SU CHARA101SU 18-21, F Apr 1

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    Especially a book you find you just can't put down. It can be really exciting to read a good book, and it is a great way to pass the time when it's raining and you have nothing to...
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 24

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    It is not true we have only one life to love, if we can read, we can live as many lives and as many kinds of lives as we wish. People say that life is the thing, but I prefer...
    PosterGirl PosterGirl 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    The Paradoxical Commandments by Dr. Kent M. Keith People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish...
    Chirogymnast Chirogymnast 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I am unsure if I can read other people's minds but I do have a gift that others seem to think is mind-reading. It has happened often enough in my life. I will say something out...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 1

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    I can’t really focus on anything right now. My mind just wanders back to last night’s incident. Am I overreacting? Maybe I am. When we heard about the gunman on campus all I...
    shortgirl4 shortgirl4 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 2

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    Forgive any breach of protocols, I'm new. I need some advice. I'm 44, handicapped due to an accident. I have 3 children by two different moms. I recently asked my gf to move in...
    eyemanmd eyemanmd 41-45, M 16 hrs ago

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    i am blessed with that..to me its great that i can read eyes of some one...it give u information about following person that what is transferring from his/her heart comes out from...
    poisonlady poisonlady 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    The following disclaimer was provided by my friend Trysta09 Like i`ve stated before please learn how to start a conversation. It really is important in text, where I can't hear...
    seraphinamisbhavn seraphinamisbhavn 22-25, F 5 Responses Apr 8

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    It sucks when you're ignored by the person whose attention is the only thing you want in the world. Ever since this girl first walked into our school, I couldn’t take my eyes...
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    It sucks when you're ignored by the person whose attention is the only thing you want in the world. Ever since this girl first walked into our school, I couldn’t take my eyes...
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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
    elugo123456789 elugo123456789 18-21, M Apr 3

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    Hey David. I'm just going to pretend that you're going to read this like I'm sending it to you... but maybe I'll be more open, because I know you never will. So first off... I...
    DancingWithFire DancingWithFire 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 3

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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
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    Ever since this girl first walked into our school for the first time, I couldn't take my eyes off her, and I know I probably wasn't the only one gazing at her beauty. Through my...
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