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I Don't Give Up Easily, Get Offended Easily

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    Getting Offended? It's Not My Style!

    I don't remember the last time I was offended.   I have firm boundaries, not fuzzy ones, so in any interaction I take responsibility for myself, what I do and what I say.  If it all goes pear shaped, I won't be blaming anyone but myself ..... And I will probably...
    javeachica javeachica 61-65, F 3 Responses Oct 30, 2010

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    It Takes a Lot..

    It takes a lot to offend me so feel free to share anything with me.  I also won't give up if you need me.  I will stick by you until the darkness passes.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 3 Responses Jul 12, 2008

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    1. I've been told to die so many times2. I've been bullied3. betrayed by my previous friends4. waste of space5. it seems like everything i do is never good enough6. too afraid to...
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    I don't know why I keep trying. Actually I do know- it's for him. But sometimes I wish he didn't have to put up with me. He didn't have to just settle for someone like me and all...
    sickofthisw0rld sickofthisw0rld 18-21, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    I don't know why but sometimes I find younger guys a lot more attractive than guys my own age or older guys. Maybe it's because I still feel like I'm 14 or 16 or whatever at heart...
    XXBeautifullyCorrodedXx XXBeautifullyCorrodedXx 26-30, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I have yet to find a single person (more specifically, a relationship with a person) that can feed my ostensibly insatiable hunger emotionally. Most of my past experiences (pretty...
    Mylette Mylette 18-21, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    It happens in several different ways, but I've never been offended. When I'm carrying stuff and don't have a free hand, I'm really grateful. When it happens casually, I'm OK...
    mickitg mickitg 41-45, T 11 hrs ago

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    I appreciate it. Unless he seems irritated or in a rush. Then I feel like I have to rush. In that situation I'd rather just open my own door.
    wsxnko9 wsxnko9 26-30, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Sadly wearing my heart on my sleeve this happens to me a lot. There are times I wished I could change that about myself but I don't regret any of it. Hurt helps us to grow and...
    shecanonlydream shecanonlydream 26-30, F 20 hrs ago

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    Somebody" Depeche Mode I want somebody to share Share the rest of my life Share my innermost thoughts Know my intimate details Someone who'll stand by my side And give me support...
    TulipBaby TulipBaby 41-45, F 4 Responses 22 hrs ago

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    except for one person, the rest I don't really miss as i can fill the void they left rather easily
    Cheemoni Cheemoni 46-50, M 1 day ago

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    Some of you may think I'm too forward, too eager, too demanding or just plain psychotic. But I don't care. I'm done with hiding my feelings and what I truly want. So I told him...
    WhatTheMEL WhatTheMEL 26-30, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Amber by 311 You live too far away Your voice rings like a bell anyway Don't give up your independence Unless it feels alright Nothing good comes easily Sometimes you've got to...
    glamtramp glamtramp 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    I don't care if we just became friend or if I just know your name, I will get jealous if I see you talking to someone else. I don't know why, but I don't let my jealously get the...
    BakaForSenpai BakaForSenpai 13-15, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Tonight the man sitting next to me said, "I sit in my van and watch pretty women walk by, like these two here." And he points at the women behind the bar. Then he quickly looks...
    Myzery Myzery 31-35, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I absolutely hate it, but it's true. And even though I've gotten much better at controlling it, it still happens. Recently, my boyfriend got a job and has tons of female coworkers...
    kristinap123 kristinap123 26-30, F 2 days ago

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    One bitten twice shy?Rose tinted glasses?Who knows I let people in too quickly and easily.. Become attached and hurt ..ill add you if I think you will have a positive effect on my...
    RolexRush RolexRush 31-35, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I'm not talking about children or the mentally impaired. I don't understand how some people ask questions that they can easily figure out for themselves. "Where can I get a...
    singlepath singlepath 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    I feel like everyone will always be offended no matter what you do because everyone will have their own separate opinions, if I have offended you I apologize, but it can't be...
    awayfromlife awayfromlife 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    right now, I'm jealous of my 16 year old sister. She's a straight a student, has unlimited opportunities, and she has a boyfriend. Then there's me, I used to be a good grade making...
    ILoveBacon23 ILoveBacon23 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I think about it. Am I envious? Maybe I just really lack the ability? I think about it over and over. Why do I get paid so much less than people around me who have knowledge I can...
    ComplicatedWounded ComplicatedWounded 26-30, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I honestly try not to offend but I do and I probably will in the future as well. I'm often misunderstood or I say things without thinking, innocently, with no foul intentions for...
    Lee124 Lee124 41-45, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    People ask me, 'why is it so hard for you to trust people?' I ask, 'Why is it so hard to keep a promise?'
    XxmakaronxX XxmakaronxX 13-15, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I don't trust my husband anymore, after a lot of "little lies" I found that he has a sex lover on line, then months later I saw his profile on a dating site, and his sister...
    ladywarrior100 ladywarrior100 41-45, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    In some 18 years, I have no girlfriend. I have no wife. I don't really have anyone but my kids , my coworkers and my family. I am beginning to see who I truly am. Underneath the...
    AmazingPoet AmazingPoet 41-45, M 4 Responses a week ago

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    Tired of walking on eggshells though.
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Trust no one. You may think you know someone but do you really? There's no way to ever know what people are really about.
    MsInvis MsInvis 46-50, F Feb 2

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    I seriously get so jealous so easy. And it's like 90% of the reason my boyfriend and I fight. He's never really ever don't anything major for me to feel this way, it's more of my...
    haileyx3 haileyx3 18-21, F 5 Responses Feb 2

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    I've spent years trying to please others only to discover that there are so many different types of people with all kinds of ideals that "please" them. What pleases one offends...
    koivu koivu 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 1

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    So I still get jealous when I look back on a memory....when my boyfriend had a crush on some girl when we were dating, it hurts to think back on it, in trying hard to be less...
    PoetryApocolypse PoetryApocolypse 18-21, F Feb 1

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    I can be well guarded against really great guys. I tend to always end up with bad people. I don't know why, I fall for guys who seem to be real good of heart. I don't even see past...
    TellyLuv TellyLuv 22-25, F Jan 31

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    So if ya'll didn't know what a fvckboy is, he is someone who will basically go after girls in a very sneaky way, even if he is in a relationship. Here are some signs he's a fvckboy...
    AngelAmongClouds AngelAmongClouds 13-15, F 6 Responses Jan 31

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    My mom has narcissistic personality disorder and my dad is MIA so I don't know the definition of a functional relationship-and esp when I was younger when I found someone I...
    sambular1313 sambular1313 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 31

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    When you are bipolar it makes things very interesting.
    TowerJimmyDabzs TowerJimmyDabzs 31-35, M Jan 31

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    I don't like that though. I hate being sensitive. Ever since I was a baby I was the one who cried the most. Even to this day. My family teases me about it and I hate it when they...
    EnigmaticPerson EnigmaticPerson 13-15, F Jan 31

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    Ever since I was a child I`ve been that "weird girl". When I was in kindergartenmy teacher told my Mom that I was antisocial and wanted me to go to a psychologist. She was the...
    Aspeney Aspeney 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 31

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    Most of us without knowing and conciously thinking about it put each other into boxes. A lot of people fit easily into such a box they live a 9to 5 life they go home have dinner...
    Sulusuwakis Sulusuwakis 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 30

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    I'm realizing now I can't forgive and forget easily because of what a guy did to me.
    Kayla0504 Kayla0504 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 29

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    As I pass the visting high schoolers/middle schoolers I can feel them judging me because of my appearance. With my height and my face I could easily be mistaken for one of them :/
    AGhostinTheMachine AGhostinTheMachine 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    Please youngsters, don't be offended by what i have to say. I have nothing against you, i just am at a different time in my life. I've become a little more impatient. I don't...
    rottenrobi rottenrobi 46-50, F 4 Responses Jan 28

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