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I Hate Being Yelled At

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    lalagibson99 lalagibson99 36-40, F Aug 10

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    I Won't Listen

    So raising your voice at me doesn't do any good. You can get your point across without trying to intimidate me or whatever it is you're trying to do before I tuned you out.
    Sinaname Sinaname 26-30 2 Responses May 11, 2012

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    I hate being yelled. But what's worse?

    Being yelled at by an obvious immature moron; or being talked to dangerously calm by someone civil and mature? When I'm being yelled at I want to punch the speaker in the mouth, when I'm being calmly talked to I feel stupid and want to hide in my shirt. (Of course I only mean...
    XxLittleBrotherxX XxLittleBrotherxX 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 26

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    I don't even know what I do to deserve it.

    Here's the conversation: Mom: *hands me a hair tie* Me: where did all the hair ties I bought go? This is the only one in my container. Mom: I'm wearing one, there might be some in the bathroom. Me: *goes to bathroom, comes back holding 7* Mom: are you taking all those or...
    TaRaSu TaRaSu 13-15, F Nov 28

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    Thankfully , I never really have .

    I'm on only child and I'm would say I'm not like a trouble maker or anything. So, I'm not used to being yelled at. But one day , this bus driver yelled at me like if a had killed he favorite cat and I was so scared . I've never been yelled at like that . And she yelled at me for...
    alicep67904 alicep67904 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 26

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    It's pointless actually.

    Your not going to get through to me by yelling. 👎
    baibelz baibelz 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    Why yell at me? Can't people just talk about

    things nice and slow? Someday, all those yells are gonna be the death of me. x-x
    EmotionlessDude EmotionlessDude 13-15, M 1 Response Oct 10

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    This morning started with yelling.

    I hate this I'm not perfect but I'm not that bad to deserve all of this :/
    staystrongandlive staystrongandlive 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 1

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    Scares the **** Out of Me!

    When someone yells at me it scares me so terribly because I don't know what they will do next. I normally just start crying. I don't know what to do or to say to calm someone down when they are yelling. It is the most terrifying thing to me. Talking loud is one thing but when it...
    goldie25 goldie25 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 3, 2008

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    Definitely describes me.

    Hate is rare but this is genetic. Lol.
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Aug 14

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    I get really upset when someone yells at me.

    I get mad and tell them off, in which I sometimes cry during the process. I don't like people yelling at me (as I'm sure most people don't), it's really rude, and there's no reason for it.
    Kairisheartless Kairisheartless 18-21, F Feb 1

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    I Don'T Cope Well With It At All

    I can't take it. It always just hurts me really bad and makes me really nervous so I end up going into my own little seclusion. In that little seclusion, I go blank and can only say "I'm fine, I'm okay," until i start weeping. I lock myself away from the world and cry 'til I feel...
    PoisonAmoeba PoisonAmoeba 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 21, 2013

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    Sweetaugust Sweetaugust 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 24

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    I don't hate it but at work my department

    manager is a complete idiot and thinks she's the only person who is right. When she would ***** at me I would just ignore it. Now I'm putting her in her place and the store manager approves.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 20

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    yelling is probably the worst thing anyone

    could do to me. I cannot handle yelling. too many memories come with yelling. it scares me. it makes me nervous, nauseous. I would rather someone hold a gun to my head then tell at me. I don't even like to hear others yelling. it makes me sweaty and shaky. yelling is my worst...
    maggieee5086 maggieee5086 16-17, F 6 Responses Apr 19

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    I just hate it . Because

    if someone yell at me i just sit/stand there with a real fast pounding heart and suddenly feeling like want to burst out into tears .. Maybe im one of those people who cant be yelled at.idk what is called. A very sensitive heart ??
    Unstableteen Unstableteen 13-15, F 2 Responses Sep 5

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    It brings back bad memories

    and flashbacks from my past, I always cry after someone yells at me and sometimes also take panic attacks because of it
    Error404nameunknown Error404nameunknown 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 1

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    I hit my breaking point the other day.

    He was yelling at me and I asked him to stop, just talk to me. He kept on shouting so loud that I started to cry. I went to get one of my anti anxieties and he blocked the door and almost grabbed me. I was so scared. When I got through I went to the bedroom, took my anti anxiety...
    SimiRayea SimiRayea 22-25, T 2 Responses Nov 27

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    Being Wrong Or Failure?

    i think over the time, i stopped feeling comfortable at all sharing things, and started to become secretive of what i am doing or what's going on... over the time....because i was not only scared of being disapproved but also being yelled at...when my parents expected perfection...
    amateurgenius amateurgenius 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 4, 2011

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    It is just horrible when someone scream at you

    because thats when you start to froze like ice cos you cant think!
    Ph24689 Ph24689 18-21, M Sep 20

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    My mom just spazzed on me

    for NO REASON AT ALL. I was talking to my sister about babysitting our nephew and my mom comes in and yells at me and my sister. I need to fcking move soon
    SydneyLockwood SydneyLockwood 22-25, F 8 Responses May 6

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    My mom just yelled at me

    because I didn't get up and get her a Kleenex.
    TaRaSu TaRaSu 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 26

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    Not Again

    I hate being yelled at.  Last night was another big fight at our house.  My husband is such an ***.  I was having one of my employees over to give him some beef. I have to pick up another 1/2 tomorrow and need to still get rid of some in my freezer.  It's...
    tks tks 36-40, F 25 Responses Nov 16, 2007

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    I am yelled at by my parents almost every day,

    and end up crying in my room a lot. On Thursday and Friday I was yelled at by two different teachers. Thursdays incident I was really happy until she yelled at me then I left and just started sobbing in the bathroom. She told me I need to come to school events and be social...
    sassysarah98 sassysarah98 16-17, F 3 Responses Feb 8

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    I Have Always Hated Yelling

    When people yell out of anger it sends chills down my spine, even if it isn't directed towards me. It makes me extremely anxious even hearing my neighbors fight. It just makes me uneasy and nervous.
    dejaentendu90 dejaentendu90 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 20, 2012

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    Blah Blah Blah

    I am getting sick and tired of people always treating me like crap and yelling at me for no reason. Why do I always have to get yelled at by my parents for no reason at all. My mom goes off on me for whatever people in this house leave things laying around. I am the targeted...
    khawk7921 khawk7921 26-30, F 2 Responses May 15, 2012

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    I try to tough it out

    and not to tear up in front of them, I'll normally keep a neutral face but the moment I feel secure and away, out come the waterworks. It's hard being a sensitive person.
    mahnouls mahnouls 16-17 3 Responses Aug 14

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    The title of this group really needs to be

    renamed. I mean is there anybody out there who actually likes being yelled at? Of course not....it's a no brainer. They (whoever can do this) should rename this group to "I was recently yelled at by some jerk' or something like that
    shakenama shakenama 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 6

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    AtlPunk1D AtlPunk1D 13-15, F Nov 26

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    I Can'T Stand It.

    When someone yells at me I just go into my shell. I can't stand being yelled at, it brings on flashbacks, and things I don't need to think about. Having complex PTSD compounds the experience and turns it into something traumatic. I'm learning to cope a little now, but it's still...
    justme8903 justme8903 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 30, 2013

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    I can't help but cry

    when I'm yelled at :( it sucks.
    UndeadMassacre UndeadMassacre 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    Its the worst thing! I hate

    when I get yelled at especially when it's my parents or my older sis cause then I know I'm in trouble.. Being yelled at makes me feel sad cause I know I've done something wrong. Thought I love my parents and my sis and we always end up not being mad at each other in the end...
    Williamm001 Williamm001 13-15, M 2 Responses Oct 16

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    I hate how my bf yells at me

    so loud the neighbors hear. I think he likes to humiliate me.
    Shermer Shermer 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 25

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    I can't handle it anymore,

    why does everyone punish me for nothing ?
    lostinmyfight lostinmyfight 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    Pshh no other adult apart from my mom

    and my nana can shout at me. You do and I'll cuss yuh bad, kmt.
    MixedJayy MixedJayy 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 6

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    In Place Of Talking...

    I don't mind a good argument here and there in life and sometimes, even though it's not my first method of communication by choice, I can see the stress relief in it at times.  What I dislike, very much, is the way some people feel the need to talk in a yelling tone.  My boss...
    Whym Whym 36-40, F 3 Responses May 16, 2012

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    I remember when I was little

    and my parents would tell at each other or tell at me I would cry and have my sister help me cover my ears. Now when I get yelled at I usually have a panic attack and one time I had such a big panic attack I ran away
    lonelinessneverfades lonelinessneverfades 13-15, F Jul 2

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    Bothers Me So Much!

    I really do hate being yelled at. My ex used to refer to it as being "shouted down" which fit the feeling perfectly.  There is nothing more futile than having a yelling match with someone when feelings are hurt and hearts are sore.  Often, I've been expected to allow it on the...
    Whym Whym 36-40, F 3 Responses Feb 19, 2013

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    so every evening this week i had to endure

    hours of being shouted at, having my character assassinated and every single thing i done criticised beyond belief. Apparently i didnt even do the laundry right, but at least i managed to put it in the machine. Somehow she is surprised when i don't show her much affection any...
    dvd0607 dvd0607 41-45, M Nov 27

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    well I don't let it change my temperament

    usually. I believe that yelling is an indication of weakness. I rarely yell back at a person. I don't even associate with people who yell when they're angry. nobody close to me does it. those who have... well, it's been followed up by me beating the **** out of them.
    mierdamundo mierdamundo 31-35 Aug 13

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    I'm worried my engagement to my fiancé isn't

    going to work out. He just yelled at me for throwing away something he had put in a trash pile and said "******* stay out of my stuff!" All I was trying to do was take out the trash and clean for him. He also yelled at me yesterday when I asked if he would come help me at my...
    dontfloatthemainstream dontfloatthemainstream 22-25, F 5 Responses Dec 23, 2013

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    I hate being yelled at

    so much, I get sick to my stomach at any sign of aggressiveness towards me. And I start shaking, and I cry, and it affects me for hours afterwards. Even if it's only one line that was shouted at me 😔
    Pastelbee Pastelbee 18-21, F Feb 15

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    I'll Take The Blame If You'll Just Be Quiet

    All of my life,I've tried to avoid conflict. I'll let someone hurt me before I'll hurt them. I'll take the blame and make the apologies if you'll just be quiet and leave everyone alone.When i hear someone yell,I get so afraid,sometimes I physically shake.My parents never abused...
    meganj1959 meganj1959 51-55, F Nov 11, 2013

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    Horrible

    I don't know exactly what it is about being yelled at, but I get such high anxiety when it happens. And if my bf and I are in the car and he yells at a driver or something, he gets REALLY pissed (I do too) but he'll yell really loud and hurt my ears badly, and I just shut down...
    Warmthoughtsofyou04 Warmthoughtsofyou04 26-30, F 8 Responses Sep 13, 2008

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    And to be told Im overly sensitive.

    I'm not sensitive but yes I am a human being with emotions. Why would it EVER be OK to scream and shout in raw fury at ANYONE and let alone your loved ones? My husband thinks it's absolutely normal and that I should just "get on with it" and stop being so childish about it. I...
    AN76 AN76 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 24

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    Why must they. Why.

    The rewards bite when yelled at.
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M Aug 10

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    InfiniteTearDrops InfiniteTearDrops 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 10

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    I hate it so much It makes me mad sad angry.

    I get so mad but I've learned how to breathe and move on I used to have anger issues and punch or brake something I'm thankful I learned not to
    yeahis18 yeahis18 18-21, F Nov 27

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    I remember how my parents would always yell at

    me if they were mad at me and at each other when they fought. It still happens to this day. In fact not to long ago my parents were having another fight and they were yelling at the top of their lungs. I plugged in my headphones to try to block them out but I could still hear...
    firework05 firework05 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    Today a customer yelled at Kitten

    and it got very sad. She had to subtly wipe the tears out of her eyes and go to the bathroom and cry after. Usually she doesn't cry like that anymore but it was just too much today! People are mean to Kitten cuz she's forgetful sometimes... :(
    BrattyKitten BrattyKitten 18-21, F 2 Responses May 29

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    I think I broke my hand from socking my

    "friend" in the face a couple of hours ago. He called me a bi*ch and brought up stuff that didn't need to be said so I punched him and I curved my wrist to much and my whole hand is black/blue I know for sure I broke something just don't know how bad. To much fighting happened...
    Lovelybae Lovelybae 16-17, F Dec 11

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    I Really Hate It...

    I was yelled and screamed at a lot as a kid, which is why I think I hate yelling. Not only that, but I grew up with adults screaming at each other all the time and having to hide with my mother when I was really young. That was a really long time ago, but I think that's why...