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I Feel Before I Think

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    Feel Everything

    I feel with my soul, in fact my whole life is determined by feelings. Through listening to our soul and triumphing or screwing up, we gain logic. People who think first hardly ever get to feel truly. They are too concerned about "doing what's right". I think you should...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 13, 2008

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    I'M Working On That

    I AM TOO EMOTIONAL BUT I'M A CANCER FROM BRAWN TO BONE SO IT WON'T RELEASE ME. I AM WORKING ON IT DAY BY DAY. I ACT RASHLY AND DO THINGS THAT I REGRET SOMETIMES, BUT MY ANGER OVERCOMES ME.
    fukkboii fukkboii 36-40, F Jan 26, 2009

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    Confusing For Me

    I always feel first, like I'm on auto-pilot, and then I have to go back and analyze myself to figure out why I feel and act the way I do. It can be very confusing, because often I don't know why I'm feeling sad or afraid. I often make decisions, such as avoiding fears, ...
    flyingintherain flyingintherain 18-21, F Jan 24, 2009

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    A Lesson Learned

    Every time I put thought and logic before intuition and feeling, I ALWAYS get ****** over. I try very hard not to repeat that mistake but it's hard when you're surrounded by ignorant people.
    SlowAutumnWind SlowAutumnWind 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 15, 2008

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    I Was Born Today, Let Me Tell You About My Short Journey

    I was in a very quiet and in an almost light weight enviroment, I felt this pressure to move down, at firest I didn't want to leave my warm place where I could hear my mother's heart beat and breathing and her occasional humming and singing. I guess its my time, its very dark...
    redtailfree48 redtailfree48 46-50, M Dec 19, 2012

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    Intuition

    i have a excellent intuition. when something bad or negative's going to happen-i can usually "feel it".
    lostprophet lostprophet 22-25, F Jan 31, 2009

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    Rule

    It is my conviction that one should think with his heart and feel with one's brain. Sensitive thinking that is, akin to intuition. And the heart, it melts or is broken before a thought,so yes, I think we all do feel before we think. Maybe some people have a heart of stone...
    moreandless moreandless 56-60, M Sep 5, 2010

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    With everybody acting a fool, outrage & angry with this Michael Brown case it just goes to show you how many people trust in God. •I want people to think for a minute yes what...
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    Am I the only one who feels like this? I was with a guy for two and a half years until we broke up back in September. He was a good looking guy but we were friends for five years...
    DarkGoddesss DarkGoddesss 16-17, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    Sometimes it doesn't bother me to think deeply about things. Other times it just gets too much and makes me feel like I wanna explode. When I walk outside on the streets while...
    Starz93 Starz93 18-21, F 5 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    In your arms I'm someone new With ever tender kiss from you Oh, must confess I've been blessed God gave me you to show me what's real There's more to life than just how I feel And...
    officialwanderer officialwanderer 16-17, F 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Look it at this way. That person you are judging could possibly change you life for the better. They could be the person you are looking for in a true friend or someone that would...
    CrypticIris CrypticIris 18-21, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I used to look in the mirror and see everything I hated about myself. It was something I couldn't control. Then things changed. The critical thoughts sounded like lies, and I...
    shadowgirl4 shadowgirl4 18-21, F 1 hr ago

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    iSimplyWish iSimplyWish 26-30, F 3 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    2:48 pm today, my classmate told me why do i give my 100% in Love? then she also told me that i would just get myself a broken heart again and again if i give my all. That made me...
    LittleMiss04 LittleMiss04 16-17, F 16 hrs ago

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    I posted a suggestion in the questions page that it would be cool to write an experience about an EP friend or more. :) So let me take this time to tell you all how much you mean...
    EmmaXP EmmaXP 16-17, F 7 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    this is so different than what ive experienced before i never thought i would get this far i never thought i could not get over him
    naomizz naomizz 16-17, F 21 hrs ago

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    Growing up I was foster care and I was in and out of homes until my uncle eventually adopted me. I had to live with my uncles wife's mom and dad(how weird huh) which really made me...
    FelBaby FelBaby 18-21, F 1 Response 15 hrs ago

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    It's been a couple of years and I still think of it. Not because I want to but because I keep having nightmares and I started going out with guy and I thought no problem because I...
    avey10 avey10 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    It's been a couple of years and I still think of it. Not because I want to but because I keep having nightmares and I started going out with guy and I thought no problem because I...
    avey10 avey10 18-21, F 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    It is not weird. I love feeling your soft plump bodies and think it is so sexy that girls like to get fat. There is no reason why people shouldn't get fat if it makes them feel...
    coolsean1 coolsean1 18-21, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I care a lot about what people think about me and it hurts my feelings when people don't like me. Like it makes me want to cry and I wish I didn't care but I don't have friends I...
    dazedandconfused6666 dazedandconfused6666 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    I've been with my boyfriend for three years. I love him more than anything. But recently I've been fantasizing and craving females. I don't think I am fully lesbian. Maybe bisexual...
    Nocturnallover Nocturnallover 18-21, F 6 hrs ago

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    I don't really know why. The only reason I can think of is that we were together for a several years so we shared a big chunk of our lives and therefore it's inevitable that I will...
    whatsername whatsername 22-25, F 5 hrs ago

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    I've been with my boyfriend for three years. I love him more than anything. But recently I've been fantasizing and craving females. I don't think I am fully lesbian. Maybe bisexual...
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    yonnie97 yonnie97 16-17, T 17 mins ago

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    I had to stop at the social security office on my lunch break. That's not the sad part. They close fifteen minutes before I got there. Walking back to my car, I struck a...
    PuckDrop PuckDrop 18-21, M 10 hrs ago

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    You've to blow before you can swallow
    Daddy4lg Daddy4lg 51-55, M 9 hrs ago

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    idk man i've just been thinking about my future because it's entertaining i'm stuck on this island in maine and i want off when i can. i'm 14 now and i'm thinking that a few months...
    audleybeautiful audleybeautiful 13-15, F 4 hrs ago

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    My husband treats me so great and I don't say how thankful I am enough for all that he does for me. I know many don't find a guy like mine in their whole lifetime which is so sad...
    Nannyxd Nannyxd 18-21, F 3 Responses 13 hrs ago

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    I feel ugly both inside and out. I don't feel pure. I lie and cheat and have terrible work ethic with schoolwork. I don't do what I'm supposed to...I'm irresponsible. My face is...
    thisisausernametoo thisisausernametoo 18-21 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    So I'm sitting watching a programme about families, mostly single parent families, living in poverty. Its told through the eyes of the children and its so sad tears are streaming...
    40startingagain 40startingagain 36-40, F 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Shout out to all the dead beat dads of the world. I dont know many people who dont have a dead b eat dad. Maybe its the friends I attract. Maybe its just that common. My best...
    AfterTheRa1n AfterTheRa1n 31-35, F 4 hrs ago

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    And you don't seem to understand, A shame you seemed an honest man. And all the fears you hold so dear, Will turn to whisper in your ear And you know what they say might hurt you...
    dat1kiid dat1kiid 16-17 2 hrs ago

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    I am a fairly introverted, creative, intelligent, independent, and empathetic young woman. I take pride on being all of those things. I love art and music, and express myself...
    zsigginz zsigginz 18-21, F Oct 29

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