I Forget Things a Lot

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    I forget things a lot,

    And the reason I say this is because I made my bf extremely mad the other day. He asked me to help him out on a bill that had to be paid soon. I told him "Ok I can do that." When that day came up it totally slipped my mind that I promised my bf that I'd help him out a few days...
    KlassyKay21 KlassyKay21
    Dec 21, 2013

    I could remind myself to do something,

    and I'll still forget to do it 😏
    BeccaK1 BeccaK1
    18-21, F
    Jun 30, 2014

    Doesn't Help When You Smoke Marijuana...

    at least not for me it doesn't i'll be thinking of something and if i don't remember i probably won't remember so yeah i don't smoke much anymore needless to say....maybe b4 bed to help me sleep better, since when i don't i'm up till well yeah its 5 am right now and i'm wide...
    papasmerf21 papasmerf21
    22-25, M
    Jan 12, 2012

    Even if it is super important,

    sometimes I can't help but forget. The constant ramblings going on in my mind make it hard to live in the present. Especially when I make up incidents that didn't happen just to make my day seem more interesting and less predictable and boring
    deleted deleted
    Mar 17, 2015


    Wait, what was this name of this group? OH forgetting.... ok.................................................................................la la la.................................................................................. do ray mi ...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 6, 2007

    I Tend to Forget Things Oft...

    I tend to forget things often so I many times put my appointments and other important things I have to do in my phone so I can not completely forget them.
    livelaughlove2009 livelaughlove2009
    Jun 10, 2008

    Sometimes I want to write something down,

    but a moment later I forgot that I wanted to write something down or what I thought about
    piecesofalargepuzzle piecesofalargepuzzle
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 24, 2015

    Since Grade 10 2nd Semester My Memory Began To Change & It's Getting Worse

    Ever since grade 10 2nd semester had started I started to forget a lot of things like handing in work that was due, upcoming test, assignments, what to study for the exams, all of that was so stressful but the work is hard for me maybe not to others (that I'm Workplace, essential...
    jdoggs jdoggs
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Aug 17, 2011

    Sometime when I see experiences

    and tap on ot I forget that I already tap "me to" lol
    jamorah jamorah
    16-17, F
    1 Response Aug 5, 2014

    Mainly What Im Saying

    I have a good memory for things that happened years ago but i cant remember things i done yesterday. Also i find when im talking i think so quick that i cannot keep up with my own thoughts, i skip from one thought to the next, sometimes i think of so many things in such short...
    thehippy thehippy
    41-45, F
    1 Response May 8, 2009

    I just opened my browser to search

    for something but for the life of me I couldn't remember what?!!!
    marvelchic88 marvelchic88
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 25, 2015


    Just lately.  I used to remember everything but not anymore.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Nov 11, 2009

    Or, more correctly, I forget words.

    I'm multilingual and sometimes my thoughts just come on the wrong language. I forget the simplest, everyday words and just stare into space trying to remember them. I bet some people already think I'm intellectually challenged. As for things, I usually forget something that...
    ErieNemisa ErieNemisa
    26-30, F
    Mar 19, 2014

    My anxiety will make me forget things.

    Learning breathing exercises helps.
    hereok hereok
    46-50, M
    Dec 29, 2015

    2 days ago it took me about 10 minutes to

    remember which toothbrush was mine :|
    ItalianLion ItalianLion
    18-21, M
    1 Response Dec 5, 2014

    Definately Me

    I forget things so often, I diarise practically everything on my mobile's calender. Sometimes though I wont have been specific enough, and I forget what I was supposed to remind myself about!
    Kikuchiyo Kikuchiyo
    31-35, M
    1 Response Feb 19, 2008

    I Forget Everything

    I forget everything. Half of the time when I open my mouth to say something I can't remember what it was I was going to say. I hate it when that happens because then it drives me crazy until I remember. So this started happening so often that I came up with the smart plan to...
    whatsername23 whatsername23
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 26, 2008

    IN 2009 I had a stroke

    that affected my right side while my doctor lowered my does of SSRI's. I was in the hospital for over a week. Since then I couldn't sleep for 3 days and did not sleep for more than a half hour too hour, so they gave meds. I think part of it is the meds, the other part is a...
    MaudlynMadline MaudlynMadline
    26-30, F
    Mar 21, 2014
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