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I Dislike People That Lack Empathy For Others

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    It's A Given

    Ever since I was a child I had empathy for others. When I see someone that is narcissistic, judgmental or down right cruel my blood boils.  I grew up with a father that is all of the above.I am a sensitive person and can feel others emotions being an empathic.  I will come to...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 1 Response Jan 17, 2013

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    Eating Everything There Ever Was

    It started with a local hot-dog eating contest. Lou Verbain took first place, and moved on to the provincials, where he placed second. But the first-place contestant bowed out when his stomach ruptured, and Lou was on to the nationals. At internationals he placed a distant third...
    O38OO2661677 O38OO2661677 36-40 Jan 17, 2013

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    Its true, after being in a marriage with someone who cannot "put himself in others shoes" i have begun to realize the importance of empathy in relationships, family, and society...
    sartur sartur 36-40, F 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    I'm going to stop holding the door for others who doesn't say thank you.
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 3 Responses Feb 14

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    I try and teach my son some old fashioned manners. always hold it for others and if its a female to open and lets her go first. I spent a lot of time standing outside places for...
    calichic calichic 36-40, F Feb 15

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    One of my coworkers is always asking me to cover her shifts and help her out and i have done it so many time. I really don't mind, especially when I work one day a week and she...
    maggiemae89 maggiemae89 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 6

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    Making people feel **** because they can't afford brand name clothes; makes you a ****** person. Your $200 Jordan's and Levi jeans won't fix your personality.
    alxsha alxsha 16-17, F Feb 20

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    I dont know whether my post I am going to put here is appropriate or not but for today alone I have seen more than 2 people say this that they are not valued for who they are...
    FightingTillTheEnd FightingTillTheEnd 31-35, M 1 Response Feb 12

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    Does anybody else have a family member or friend, that cant go two sentences without saying how much money they make or what they paid for something ! l find it so annoying . Makes...
    PSULLY63 PSULLY63 46-50, M 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Instead of just thinking I have more diseases so my life is harder on me then it is on you. Try to understand. Not worrying about understanding them because it's not your problem...
    awsome2 awsome2 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    Usually? I always hold the door open. Even if the person is 20 feet away, I'd probably just stand there waiting like a weirdo lol. One time at church, my brother, mother and I were...
    YouCantEscapeMyDemons YouCantEscapeMyDemons 13-15, M 5 Responses Feb 14

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    my better half have this redundant custom ,whenever guest make the scene in our home ...my hubby initiate to pressurize them for not to leave without lunch or dinner. i know its...
    dauntless82 dauntless82 31-35, F Feb 21

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    a little courtesy goes a long way. small acts that show ypu care about other people. Hold a door, Hold the elevator, let someone with three items in front of you at the checkout...
    simplyafriend simplyafriend 41-45, F 9 Responses Feb 24

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    it always surprises me how thankful and shocked people are when I hold the door open for them, do they really run into it that rarely?
    soggyenderman soggyenderman 26-30, F Feb 26

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    Every morning after I get off the bus, I hold the door open for at least 10 minutes for everyone who gets off the bus. It makes me happy to help others :) even though over half don...
    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 6 Responses Feb 14

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    100 percent of all time for any woman that I may be in front of,I do it out of respect and admiration for the love of females!
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 41-45, M 1 Response Feb 13

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    It's just polite and its kinda funny at school every day we're always holding the door so if there's like 3 ppl and doors the 1st one goes in and holds the door for the 2nd one...
    daniel7268 daniel7268 13-15, M 1 Response Feb 14

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    Just outside my living-room window is a (home-made, in the spirit of Heath Robinson) bird table. It's a hubcap on a pole, topped with an upturned hanging basket cage to keep the...
    damselfly damselfly 51-55, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    for me its more of a habit than being polite lol . i still open the door for my mum and girlfriend even after a huge arguement.
    trentoy trentoy 18-21, M Feb 14

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    Sometimes you hold the door open for one person and before you know it you've been condemned to holding the door open for what seems like everyone.
    Blue707 Blue707 16-17, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I love opening doors for the ladies 😏 It feels amazing getting a 'thank you' and a smile from them 😍
    Gabe1997 Gabe1997 16-17, T 3 days ago

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    Pan fry chicken mash potatoes green peas toss salad for dessert upside down pineapple cake, just didn't feel like cooking today
    firechief601 firechief601 56-60, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    This really upsets me especially when they call me names and judge me for living my life as I choose. I don't tell them what to do or force them all to wear clothing of my choice...
    louisetiger1 louisetiger1 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 6

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    Seriously....all the posts that people put up asking people if they are attractive, or asking them to rate their pictures...get a life. Stop fishing for compliments. When ppl do...
    nerfmander nerfmander 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    I'm a really caring person, and i will drop everything to make someone else feel better. I care for people, but the problem is, they don't bother to see past the ******* part.
    kingbrizo kingbrizo 18-21 Feb 25

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    i think its rude and disgusting when you start talking o someone on this websight just waning to be friendly and all they do is either talk about inappropriate things or ask you...
    jermdbt80612 jermdbt80612 18-21, F a week ago

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    I work hard for what I have why should I give it away.
    whattoput whattoput 36-40, M 4 days ago

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    Especially those who use their mental disorders or diagnosed personality flaws to get your attention and affections.
    AcousticAnne AcousticAnne 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 7

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    Living in South Bend Indiana, Notre Dame is right there and that is the hive of the putrid trust fund babies. Mommy and daddy throw C-notes at the child prodigies that their...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 2 Responses Feb 21

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    Just because I can afford a few more things doesn't mean that I'm a spoiled brat.
    BeckyKitten BeckyKitten 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 21

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    Parents that won't hold their babies hand on a busy street, infuriate me
    oopsusernameistaken oopsusernameistaken 36-40, F 1 Response 14 hrs ago

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    or their way of fun its just not fun
    Mongyy Mongyy 18-21, M Feb 8

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    It's not a hard thing to do. If I'm going out and someone is right behind me or coming in, I'll hold it open. It's not like it takes anything extra.
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 15

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    I hold doors open at my school, but I end up being late to class sometimes because I don't want to drop the door on anyone and will wait until entire mobs are through. How does one...
    Solidus99 Solidus99 18-21, M Feb 15

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    Why is it so hard to share the feelings with the loved ones.
    mukhtar27061974 mukhtar27061974 36-40, M 1 Response Feb 15

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    I feel guilty if I don't hold it open. It's almost as if I can feel those cold stares from them on my back sayin " dude you had one job"
    luna500 luna500 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 15

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    This gets me very mad if they are lucky which most of the time they are and they catch me in a good mood I bite my tongue and just smile and walk away but if I'm not in a good I'm...
    brenda4696 brenda4696 18-21, F Feb 9

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    they were shot by a nieghbor
    pc1965 pc1965 46-50, M Feb 23

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    I am passionate and sensual. I love to submerge myself in an experience. I also sensitive and fragile, though I appear to be strong. I am not a toy, a maid, a cook. I can cook...
    simplyafriend simplyafriend 41-45, F Feb 25

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    This applies really when I'm home. Love my dad and grammy though but still.
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M Feb 26

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    confident.. happy within myself.. nothing bothers me. I've let that be a complete lie towards everyone in my life I'm just really good a faking it.. not even my best friend or my...
    Rachxox Rachxox 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Psychologists have discovered that the manner in which people eat Oreo cookies provides great insight into their personalities. Choose which method best describes your favorite...
    timothyc31 timothyc31 41-45, M 2 Responses