I Chew My Pen

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    Must Be a Nervous Habit

    I have always chewed on my pens and pencils.  I don't know it must just be a nervous habit.  I don't put them in my mouth as much any more though because these days if you pick up a pen you don't know where it has been.
    rondat rondat
    41-45, F
    Jan 6, 2009

    Much Tastier Than Pencils...

    When I was back in the primary school we weren't allowed to use pens to write, so everything was done in pencil. I have a habit where I chew whatever writing implement I'm using, I don't know if it's out of nervousness or boredom, but I do. So anyway, when I was younger that...
    Snitzel Snitzel
    16-17, F
    Dec 11, 2010

    Habit

    I use to chew my pen..or pencil. Doesn't matter what it is. It helps me to think. Or when i am nervous. By the way..there is one more advantage: noone wants to lend a pen from me hehehe.... so i am in piece... no..i'm joking... i am always that one who lend pens and pencils...
    bublina bublina
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Aug 12, 2008

    I Try Not To,

    but I always end up with half-eaten pens whenever I have a big project or exam I'm working on.  Pens aren't that bad, actually.  When I was a little kid, I would go through a pencil a day.  I would chew it all up, crunching the wood, breaking the...
    edmunds edmunds
    26-30, M
    Dec 20, 2009

    Yep

    I know it is time for a new pen when I finally break through the outer plastic completely. It is a nervous habit.  For this purpose I prefer bic pens because that white plastic tastes the best.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    Apr 24, 2010

    Work My Way Down!

    I'm steadily working my way down my current one. I'm over half way!! This probably isn't good for me, I should stop, but it's like an addiction, my pen just keeps going towards my mouth, getting closer and closer, chew!! I've got so many pens lying around with only half of the...
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    Nov 25, 2007
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