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I Chew On My Fingers

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    Chewing My Pinky

    When I was young, I started sucking my thumb. I kept doing it 'til I turned seven. Then, about a year ago, a lot of drama went down in my life and I started chewing on my pinky....
    celiagrace77 celiagrace77 16-17 1 Response Apr 14, 2011

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    Help I Chew My Fingers Badly.

    I am 20 and I chew my fingers. I use to suck my thumb when I was younger until my dentist told me to stop but now I will chew my fingers instead.  I will only chew my index finger, my little finger and the finger next to my little finger, it is also only on my left hand. I...
    bebeautiful bebeautiful 18-21 1 Response Jul 29, 2011

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    Any skin that is up or pilled back around my

    fingernail I have to pull at it till it is gone In results I make my fingers bleed they look ugly and in pain. I can't wash my hands without being in pain because of the open skin I caused. I do it when I'm bored, nervous, unconsciously . I can't stop I want to help me.
    Sigourneyz Sigourneyz 18-21, F Jan 21

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    I Chew On My Fingers.

    I have read other stories on this website about chewing the skin around the fingernails, but it seems that I may have an even bigger issue. I have been chewing on my entire pinky finger for about nine years! I am 23 years old now. Most of the time I do not realize that I am even...
    Nicolesimpson Nicolesimpson 22-25 2 Responses Jun 29, 2011

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    Ever Since 6th Grade...

    This is a pretty disgusting habit, one that I've had ever since 6th grade (and now I'm 18 years old).  I bite the skin around my nails whenever I'm bored or nervous, so much so that I make my fingers bleed.  I'm trying to stop this bad habit, and I can break it for a...
    LiquidFire89 LiquidFire89 18-21, F Dec 17, 2007

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    ...

    i hate it. i get made fun of at school for it, and when people ask "what happened to your fingers??!!" i get sooo embarrassed and have to make up something stupid like, that i got burned or something. i dont know  anyone else who does this. AND since people find it...
    xlive4lovex xlive4lovex 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 27, 2009

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    Me Too

    I have been chewing on my fingernails all my life. I'm pertty sure that my fingernails never been properly cut. Also, I'm practically eating and swallowing the nail pieces, it become kind of an unconcious habit, but I never overdo it; my fingers look normal. It's important that...
    Peter2543 Peter2543 26-30, M Dec 28, 2012

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    For As Long As I Can Remember

    I have chewed my fingers all my life, and I still do it. I'm 54 years old. I use my teeth to pull the dead skin off my fingers around the fingernails, and I eat it. I know it is a bad, nasty habit, but I have not been able to break it. When I was a kid, my parents painted my...
    Aeolosoma Aeolosoma 56-60, F 2 Responses Aug 11, 2008

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    I Can't Stop Chewing And Picking My Fingers

    Please help. Do I need to see a doctor? It gets bad then I go through good phases. At its worst, I can't show my hands to people. I chew and peel the skin under and around my nails, and the skin on the palmside under the uppermost joint of each finger and thumb. I've done it...
    mjf2001 mjf2001 46-50 7 Responses Mar 23, 2010

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    I Bite My Fingers

    Hello,I truly thought I was the only person on earth who did this. I bite my fingers soooo bad at times they r so ugly and they bleed. I had a very stressful day or 2 and I have ripped them to shreds with my teeth. I have done this for as long as I can remember. I am like many...
    carolinecc carolinecc 41-45 4 Responses Feb 1, 2012

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    I hate when people chew loud. It ****** me off. I get payback. When it's quiet & i know that person who was chewing loud is sitting in front of me, i usually start eating my Snacks...
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F Nov 18

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    Soo a few years back, my dad pulled a leave-the-whole-family-and-ruin-their-credit-score type move, and I got a step dad. Though he is a great man and has done a lot for us, he...
    Loricent Loricent 16-17, M 2 days ago

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    I hate people who chew like a cow even more.
    chocolatecurlz chocolatecurlz 18-21, F Nov 18

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    Whats with that bad chewing noises?
    momonsite momonsite 31-35, F 5 Responses Nov 26

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    ill chop off your head if u ever make chewing noises
    haya08 haya08 13-15, F 4 Responses Nov 30

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    Biggest pet peeve!! If you chew loud by me, either you or I will have to leave
    Pinkaboo168 Pinkaboo168 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    i chew tabacco cause its better than anything
    mochasfastwolf mochasfastwolf 13-15, M 3 days ago

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    Unfortunately, because of my genetics. I have chubby fleshy fingers. Especially my thumbs. It is very hard for me to do things like crafts and anything requiring 'daintiness' with...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 1 Response Dec 2

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    My hands have crooked middle and ring fingers. It occurs at the top of my fingers (top phalange?) My feet also have crooked pinky and 4th toes which point the other direction...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 Dec 2

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    It makes me want to punch someone in the face! Lol biggest pet peeve, glad I'm not the only one!
    fitmama21 fitmama21 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 18

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    i'm addicted to grizzly tobacco
    courtneythepizzaqueen courtneythepizzaqueen 13-15, F Nov 18

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    My older cousin talked me into trying it 3 years ago. I don't see how people stand it. It made me very sick and dizzy.
    Dezireesdesire Dezireesdesire 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 20

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    yuck. just the sound of it is so gross and annoying especially when you got those giant mouth smackers.
    oliviatt oliviatt 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 20

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    I frequently suffer from movie/tv logic and believe I am more capable than I am. When I walk down aisles in Home Depot, I fantasize about myself Mcguyvering the stuff there into...
    Kingshelman Kingshelman 31-35, M 3 Responses Nov 22

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    Especially today. Good lord, my hearing is soooo sensitive the last few days, everything little noise grates on my nerves. Serenity now, serenity now, serenity now!
    Femininewiles Femininewiles 26-30, F 7 Responses 3 days ago

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    Some people bite their nails or grind their teeth, but i twirl my hair when im nervous
    chocolatecurlz chocolatecurlz 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 19

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    I do play too. but these days. I m getting so busy with work, can't manage time to play.
    hasanbdimran hasanbdimran 26-30, M Nov 24

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    Some times I wonder if my hands are made of clay.
    marebare303 marebare303 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm not on a low fat diet as I do enjoy my entire packet of Tim tams on occasion but after finding that for the last few years when I eat bread I feel lethargic I've decided to...
    heyitsabike heyitsabike 31-35, F 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    You know, sometimes I think about how our society has all these unwritten rules, and how weird it is that we have these rules to begin with. We have so many little dos and don’ts...
    WarShip WarShip 18-21 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    So, what's up with Adia? Good stuff is up. I have a lot to be proud of and to be thankful for this past week or so. I was stagnant for what seemed like forever but must've...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I just got an email from a new member who relayed an embarrassing experience and it called to mind something from my own past. It was 1991 and I'd just gotten out of the service...
    Saylowman Saylowman 46-50, M 5 hrs ago

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    I remember on my birthday after dinner, I told my husband I wasn't full and my husband strapped me into a chair and put my arms behind my back and made me eat anything he gave me...
    maddytheMILF maddytheMILF 36-40, F 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    Okay, one of my gerbils (her name is poppy) is apparently either really stubborn, or really picky. she chewed up basically her entire spinning wheel. even though I bought something...
    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    My partner who's got psoriasis acquired an off the shelf Vitamin C serum for $a hundred and ten AUD in a naturopath which was by now tinted yellow (oxidised?)on first software...
    Nathan3691sfs9 Nathan3691sfs9 31-35, M 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    For your personal subsequent recipe I might try it with just the Curel foundation initial plus the advertisement your other ingerdients separately to discover if your skin receives...
    Willsam936i7gv1 Willsam936i7gv1 31-35, M 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    3He opened his kit. And took out the book.. wrapped in a cloth..He sat down on the floor..He unwrapped it..Eyes tearing up... his fingers touched the leather cover..The anger...
    TheTestOfTimeAndPain TheTestOfTimeAndPain 26-30 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    All traders really should request out the very best info and assistance to generate the appropriate choice for themselves. And lastly, costs for all products and solutions are...
    Joseph9257jwj6 Joseph9257jwj6 31-35, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    So, you want to find out how to tattoo or pierce? For anyone who is seriously interested in it, you will get it done the ideal way. The wrong way is by buying a "store inside of a...
    Anthony6913uep8 Anthony6913uep8 31-35, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    So young sufferers now have a means for 'turning the clock back again' by keeping or restoring facial fullness as a result of structural Fats grafting. These enhancements search...
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    You'll come to feel it every time you wrinkle your forehead and you will halt performing it. Breaking the routine, if you may.Keep rankings and product reviews are submitted by...
    Joshua604a3xn8 Joshua604a3xn8 31-35, M 1 Response Dec 7

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    Thursday. Mom sending food card for birthday since chp ticket ripped my funds up. Helped mentor. Mentor chewed on me for despising wealthy but if me chewed on him his...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Dec 4

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    So, anyone here have Gerbils? I have 2. A black one and a grey one. Both girls. Trixie and Poppy. well, they have a plastic wheel in their cage (came with the cage) and, today, I...
    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 9

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    You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a way to bake chocolate chip cookies to please everyone. There is! And, no, it's not Martha Stewart's way. It...
    actionjake actionjake 56-60, M 1 Response Nov 17

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    The reasons why I hate teachers (most of them anyways) 1-they expect us to do everything they say 2- I'm really quiet when there's none of my friends, so they expect me to be...
    hallow1331 hallow1331 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 18

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