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I Do Not Believe Everything I'm Told

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 234 People

    Once Bitten Twice Shy

    The more you lie...the more you need to think of another lie to cover the one before... How much memory bank can one has in the brain to accomodate all these lies..? How often can you remind yourself what you have told me to ensure the next story said will not bust the lie...
    Eternal Eternal 31-35, F Nov 19, 2009

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    I'm Tired Of Being Fooled

    i believe that a wise man believes only 50 percent of the information that he is told especially when it came from a not so trusted source (people personally, not media like televisions, radios, books). why?! i always got tricked on lies and jokes, andi think its not funny.i...
    mhel0w8 mhel0w8 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 12, 2010

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    Prove It Buster!

    I trust very quickly, but don't play me for a soft target. If you are clearly lying, I can usually tell... it's called "wise biatches intuition".
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 16, 2009

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    Not Too Much Anymore

    I've learned that truth is presented not in the actual words used but in the way they are presented.  If you look beyond the words for the feelings and emotions you will find the true meanings of the individual speaker or writer. 
    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 27, 2008

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    I don't always believe what I'm told

    because actions speak louder than words. Some people that I know to well don't always tell the truth. I have been to much son that makes it hard to trust a person when you first meet.
    planter715 planter715 51-55, M Mar 22

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    I Don't Believe Everything I'm Told

    I don't believe everything I'm told.  Sometimes I can tell if someone is lieing by their body language.
    aquarius3 aquarius3 61-65 1 Response Jan 4, 2012

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    Like Some of What Is Being Said About the Flu

    if it is that deadly in mexico,it by all logic should be here in the u.s i belive they are delibriately under counting how many have it here so people would not panic.i belive the number is higher.i just hope it is not as bad as some say.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 Apr 29, 2009

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    Because I Know Better Than That

    dont believe everything your told because people dont always tell you the truth they could lie to you to make you feel better but it only hurts you in the end
    PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD PRETTYGIRLHATESTHEWORLD 18-21, F Jan 3, 2011

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    And...

    It can be quite infuriating to those I communicate with or am close to. I have trust issues with what I am told.  I have been told lies many times and I also have seen things being covered up. I have journalistic training and an already suspicious mind at that time, and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 10, 2008

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    Dealing with a very confusing situation at work and not knowing if I'm going to get fired or not? ... But everything happens for a reason . Maybe something better is in the Horizon...
    Lolabeautyy Lolabeautyy 22-25, F Mar 24

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    I really believe in that,but Sometimes I can't stop thinking about it and I just want to know the reason behind everything that has happened so badly that It gives me headache,and...
    Anachiiswa Anachiiswa 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Well i'm back on here again....for the same reason. He isn't allowed to talk to me for another 2 days...because he stayed up to talk to me when he was supposed to be in bed....keep...
    sfausett33 sfausett33 18-21, F 4 Responses Mar 24

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    So on Sunday my boyfriend got locked up and I'm extremely sad I feel so weak, he's so stupid for doing what he did I just hope they don't hold him for a long period of time, I love...
    alanamaia alanamaia 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 9

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    Well, this all started a couple weeks ago . My friend (lets call her Lily) and I were starting to become really close, even know I met her this year, we hung out all the time! We...
    Stargazes101 Stargazes101 16-17, F Mar 23

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    I'm happy but I'm not. Life is so complicated sometimes:(
    Bottleoflove Bottleoflove 31-35, F 4 Responses Mar 26

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    Perhaps I should explain my depression in finer detail. Aside from all 4 of my girlfriends screwing me over for some other guy for no valid reason, I have no one to talk to or...
    MegaManZero97 MegaManZero97 16-17, M 4 Responses Apr 1

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    Hi, I'm new to this website. I came across it looking up how to deal with a problem that I am having. There is this guy that I have been getting to know for a while now. He has...
    sfausett33 sfausett33 18-21, F 9 Responses Mar 20

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    I was molested this weekend by a family friend. No one would ever believe me if I told them because he's the kind of guy no one would ever suspect. I'm convinced that a big cut on...
    Cowgirl6140 Cowgirl6140 16-17, F 4 Responses Mar 23

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    Donew Donew 18-21 1 Response Mar 20

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    everyone is who they are I'm never going to be six foot three I will always be 5 foot 3 and that's me being fun size means I can have fun. I try to think of all the things I can't...
    me0883 me0883 22-25, M 3 Responses Mar 28

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    I saw the UFO, it was as clear as day right over me. I wouldn't lie about something like that, but everyone I told thinks I'm crazy. I never said I thought it was aliens or...
    theindigoboy theindigoboy 18-21, M 18 Responses Apr 5

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    Him: Hey beautiful! Hope you had a restful night after our evening at the pub! What's going on in your world today? Want to meet for lunch? Me: uh.. Yeah, I'm free till 2. I'm in...
    BlackEyedBean BlackEyedBean 41-45, F 1 day ago

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    Whatever 'love' I thought I was in before, pales to this in comparison! He's like a breath of fresh air. There's so much laughter, and pure joy between us when we do everything and...
    TheRightFitforLife TheRightFitforLife 46-50, F 8 Responses Mar 29

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    I have dyslalia I believe (doing math problems is impossible for me to fathom) and I have a dose of dyslexia as well I think. I've told people my problems but they never say it's...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 2 Responses Apr 2

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    I'm going to SMILE like nothing's wrong, PRETEND like everything's all right, ACT like its all perfect, even though inside it really hurts!!!It really hurts when you expected so...
    syedanazia syedanazia 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    I cannot tell any Christian , pastor that i am predestined to hell. They'll never BELIEVE ME. I cry . Nobody wants to believe and can't believe. it is the truth sometimes i think...
    Thedepressedgirlatthewindow Thedepressedgirlatthewindow 16-17, F 4 Responses Apr 5

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    It's been an amazing Easter. I was able to visit both sides of my family and see everyone. But of course that means two meals. My mother is completely unaware that I had two Easter...
    tRueInSAnItY tRueInSAnItY 16-17, F 5 Responses Apr 5

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    I pretend I'm okay to make everyone else think I'm strong that I can do it for me and my baby. But I can't always have my head up high without shedding a tear, my life isn't or has...
    ox97 ox97 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm haunted by the past, dissapointed with the present, and afraid of the future. Day in, and day out, I have vivid flashbacks of my youth, of the fun I had, memories I relish...
    Eclipse993 Eclipse993 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 27

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    I keep giving and listening, giving and listening, but now I'm tired. I'm emptied out. I KNOW I should go the extra mile, love my neighbor, turn the other cheek. I KNOW I shouldn't...
    curledup curledup 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Just today I realized something--I may be fatter than I've ever been, I may only work part-time, have a disabled husband who never has sex with me, and have to share an apartment...
    jennytressler jennytressler 41-45 1 Response 1 day ago

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    After many years of struggling with my gender identity I told both my wife and eldest son that I'm TG today. They have both been amazingly supportive of the news and I couldn't be...
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