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I Can't Stand It When People Talk Over Me

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    The Mouse In The Room...

    You would think that if you always listen to what someone has to say, they would take the time to listen to you. However with certain people in my life this has had the opposite effect. They know I will always listen to them so they take advantage of it. They don't listen to what...
    ChocolateRose91 ChocolateRose91 18-21 3 Responses Jan 24, 2011

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    It's true, I must join this group. I can't stand it when I make a tpyo!
    CharlieMarlow CharlieMarlow 61-65, M 21 hrs ago

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    It's funny when people have this as an experience, and you read half a sentence of theirs and think how can they stand themselves?
    CaptainHoof CaptainHoof 18-21, M May 24

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    so I sit down and just let stupid people talk... they're entertaining
    constancemariefat constancemariefat 22-25, F 1 Response May 23

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    People will NEVER cease to amaze me. I so love the people that only tell you what you want to hear. Try and make you feel special or create some kind of bond between the two of you...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 11

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    I feel pissed. Some ignorant f people on here. I just read a stupid post..and people can be so f dumb. They need to educate themselves. Please dnt try and talk to me if you hold...
    TasStn TasStn 18-21, F 3 Responses 19 hrs ago

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    My school ditched me on graduation day I have been out of school for a year because they have no class for graduates who want to take arts so i've been taking classes outside of...
    ariettaxsydney ariettaxsydney 18-21, F May 11

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    I hate typos, they make me feel dumb lol and I hate it even more when they make a person I talk to say 'what'😒
    famile famile 16-17, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    That awkward moment when you are feeling really low about something going wrong in your life when some random guy who first pretends to be a good listener starts preaching his...
    Sicknconfused Sicknconfused 26-30, F 1 Response May 16

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    Being in a smart class at my school meant that you were part of an exclusive group, the opposite of a misfit. However, that didn't mean that we weren't misfits. This year, tenth...
    iamtheworst3 iamtheworst3 13-15, F May 9

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    This is getting worrisome. And just in case a certain person I've been corresponding with sees this: No, I don't mean you; we're good. I mean some of the people in the questions...
    junedew junedew 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    It is my Style. I am Happy it Distinguished me from others. Specially when, I Neil down a New English- Gulf of Mexico's Top Notch Miki Mouse. I enjoyed all of my Dinner today..I...
    mataltoronee mataltoronee 41-45, F 13 hrs ago

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    If someone keeps saying no leave them alone for a little. Christ.
    xcaitlin12 xcaitlin12 22-25, F May 5

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    One of my "friends" said a word in my presence I am not fond of that comments on African Americans although I am white and it does not apply to me I still wanted to rip her head...
    girlinthebackground girlinthebackground 13-15, F 1 Response May 13

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    There seem to be at least a few on here. How sad that they're also the most loud-mouthed as well..
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 25

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    so sorry for my typo....always typo, maybe someone is allergic to this...... :)
    dashirashidah dashirashidah 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    UGH- so in very short nut shell about 18 months ago I was working for a non-profit that had a state contracted job, that I had, the company got bought out and then the state...
    kyla1098 kyla1098 22-25, F 5 days ago

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    don't come smiling at me!! we both know you can't stand me and I can't stand you! in this situations I tend to back off and stay quiet because if I spoke to the person I really...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 11

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    I wouldn't say "can't stand" but I do believe women have a duty to do all they can to keep themselves and their un-born child healthy. Smoking is absolutely unacceptable as is...
    MrsSThomas MrsSThomas 36-40, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I can't stand mine either...I try to be nice to him and he's rude
    imissdnce imissdnce 31-35, F May 3

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    He is a little kid!! He always "forgets" to do stuff, I think he just has selective memory! I can't stand it! On top of so many problems and baggage he comes with, why do I have to...
    Gia00 Gia00 26-30, F 1 Response May 6

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    "Can't stand" her is an understatement.....I would rather set myself on fire than work with this girl.....sigh!
    Bebecottenwood Bebecottenwood 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    Why can't people respect (if not agree) what others believe in? Is it a crime to have a different opinion to someone else? It's just like sharing different opinions in other...
    Kstewliscious Kstewliscious 22-25, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I believe everyone should have a right to believe in there own way and violence is never the answer unless it can't be avoid.
    FortunateAce4 FortunateAce4 16-17, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Abusive alcoholic father died last year. Mother is alone now and calls and gives me guilt trips because I don't go to see her. I'm sorry. I can't bring myself to go to her house...
    KeepnTheFaith KeepnTheFaith 51-55 May 9

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    Idk just being talked to like I'm a child, or when guys do that 'oh it's okay baby, I'll make it all better' **** as if I can't solve my own damn problems. When I talk to you it's...
    Rose11231 Rose11231 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I'm hurting too much inside. I think I'm going to have a breakdown or depression because of just a small thing. I have no friends to talk to about my issues and in keeping too much...
    loveumybabyliam loveumybabyliam 18-21, F May 3

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    I can't even stand myself..lol.. Proud gay here. Don't HATE. :D
    Adonisalala Adonisalala 18-21, M 1 Response May 11

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    Literally. I haven't slept in days and all I can think about is her. She never leaves my mind. I wish I hadn't left her, I can't stop worrying. I mean she has tons of friends. She...
    wtfJason wtfJason 16-17, M 4 Responses May 7

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    I really hate when I can't sleep at night. It's be nice to feel at ease when I lay my head down
    tabbi123 tabbi123 26-30, F 1 Response May 2

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    48 hours and counting of no sleep. I just can't stop trying to sort out my whole stupid hellish life. I constantly am trying to figure out exactly what I want and why. I have...
    stewartgreen stewartgreen 18-21, M 1 Response May 17

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    I can't go to sleep because I'm awake thinking about all the wrongs I've done throughout my life. On top of that, I have to wake up for school in 2 hours...
    BigMak32 BigMak32 16-17, M 2 Responses May 21

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    I can't sleep. So what to do? Oh I know, let's think of all the ways I'm inadequate.. That sounds fun.. Long nights.
    jrf9782 jrf9782 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Whats up people? Im from cali.
    coraimaal coraimaal 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    Religion is pointless! It will keep dividing people! I had once read a joke saying "A man and a god met somewhere and both exclaimed 'My Creator!'" People should understand now...
    Maaren Maaren 16-17, M May 2

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    In deep of sadness and depression tried every way adviced for my whole life to freshen Yes i tried my ways too of course damn this devil has got me by the balls my actions and...
    LegendBattles LegendBattles 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    I've just seen the movie lady in gold and it was an eye opener for me. I've never known much about the holocaust and what happened to Jewish people until now. Its just so sad how...
    Viviq66 Viviq66 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I speak from experience, not as much as some have had to endure, but more than I care to admit to. When it first happens you think it is rare and at first no big deal. Then when...
    expressingme expressingme 41-45, F 5 days ago

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    Never understood how someone can claim to be devout in their beliefs yet behave in the opposite manner. e.g. A Christian who acts in an unChrist-like manner.
    Solitaireman Solitaireman 51-55, M 3 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    All the Leo's I have met in my Life have been so cruel and EVIL! They have no compassion whatsoever they are controlling and they call that real Love, they always have to have the...
    Kornisone Kornisone 26-30, F May 6

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    Same..sighs..people make me anxious.worrying about certain people.Among other things.Sometimes i wonder if it is such a good thing i talk to more people now compared to when i was...
    simpleandpossible simpleandpossible 22-25, F 1 Response May 11

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