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I Hate Being Yelled At

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    I hate hearing fighting

    and yelling in general, but its bad people so this at all. i hate it because when i hear it i yell back nd i feel wrong.
    Cheshirecupacat Cheshirecupacat 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 10

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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, 2014

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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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    I only have two responses

    for when people yell at. Either yell back even harder or just sit and sob to myself.
    Beth215 Beth215 18-21 1 Response Mar 24

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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 7 Responses Apr 19, 2014

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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 4 Responses Dec 23, 2013

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    Every time someone yells at me,

    I cower so quickly. It made me sob and lose strength. It made me feel weak, useless, and helpless. I hate to say it, but I get hurt very easily. Even the most lighthearted comment can bring me to tears, make me curl into a ball and cry like a baby if it breached certain...
    AtashinoSunflower AtashinoSunflower 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 22

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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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    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, 2014

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    Well, who doesn't? My mother whipped up some

    words at a foul volume when I was a child. She started again now that I have a little sister. And it doesn't have to be directly at me to cause harm.
    Profweird Profweird 22-25, M Mar 22

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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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    If you yell at me I am

    either get really angry and yell at you and been told when I do I am very intimidating or I am gonna totally ignore you and walk away . I hate being yelled at and don't like argueing either . Life is too short for argueing and yelling and I wont do it most times I just walk away...
    nakednudist nakednudist 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 6

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    InfiniteTearDrops InfiniteTearDrops 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 10, 2014

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    Sums up about every day of my life

    as far back as I can remember...
    stewartgreen stewartgreen 18-21, M 3 Responses May 17

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    I don't understand why parents yell

    when they're stressed. You barely say anything to them and they yell at you. Then if you get aggravated and call them out on it they either brush it off like they didn't yell your just being dramatic, or they say well I had a rough day I just got home from work can't I have some...
    hniki21 hniki21 22-25, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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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, 2014

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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 Dec 1, 2014

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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, 2014

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    You don't even understand the emotional stress

    I go through whenever I talk to my dad. Because he alway starts yelling at me. I can't even explain what I feel. It's like I want to lash out at him, but I'm afraid I'll get hit or something. I feel guilt. Soo much guilt and it starts eating me. I feel defeated. Like I can't...
    OBuddyOpal OBuddyOpal 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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    My mom just yelled at me

    because I didn't get up and get her a Kleenex.
    taylerraye taylerraye 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 26, 2014

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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 22-25, F 2 Responses May 29, 2014

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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 2 Responses May 16, 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, 2014

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    I think I hate being yelled at

    because I didn't have a family that yelled. I know other people that had had alot of yelling in their family and now it's no big deal them. To me it's terrifying and even traumatizing. While I think it's great and all never hearing my parents argue or raise their voices at each...
    Morrgin Morrgin 31-35, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    Im constantly doing everything in my power to

    please my parents, especially my mom, to not be yelled at. Its never enough. It makes me shatter when my family yells at me or whenever they criticize me 24/7 on all the small flaws that I have. I know I have my flaws and sometimes I just can't change. Sometimes, my family just...
    penaddict penaddict 18-21, F Dec 22, 2014

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    I hate being yelled,

    so I help them who yelled at me by doing the oposites so they yell more until it reach the top of their lung. I tried that last time. And it works. Someone apologized and promised not to yell anymore.
    sashimi9 sashimi9 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 6, 2014

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    Hi,I'm 27 year old,and i don't know my am

    living,bad lucy follow me,i can't get a job i need applying everyday and still no answer!I hate my self and keep getting depressing all the time.
    tekabless tekabless 26-30, F May 9

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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...
    animallover110293 animallover110293 18-21, F 1 Response May 28, 2013

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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, 2014

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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, 2014

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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...
    taylerraye taylerraye 13-15, F Nov 28, 2014

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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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    Thankfully , I am never yelled at in my life .

    I would do anything to avoid it.
    Licksuckspank Licksuckspank 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 22

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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, 2014

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    no one understands yelling hurts me

    because I know a person is mad and I was abused so when yelling starts I am scared of getting hit
    daddysdiaperedbabygirl daddysdiaperedbabygirl 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 28

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    convertihd convertihd 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 22

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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, 2014

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    Recently, I went to a friend's house to spend a

    night. I'll never forget how dramatic it was. My friend's dad comes home drunk and immediately, the mother starts yelling at him and swearing at him. There were threats being made and the mother even held a butcher knife. A butcher's knife for ****'s sake. The dad was only...
    NeoxExor NeoxExor 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 7

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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, 2014

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    I hate it because it triggers my anxiety.

    Unfortunately, when my dad gets mad and yells at me, I get an anxiety attack. This somehow makes him more angry, which makes everything worse for me. I can't win.
    ImaginaryAlchemist ImaginaryAlchemist 18-21, F 2 Responses May 17

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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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    It's hard to express emotions

    and not carried away in the emotions. It's hard to talk to people when you are talking about something that might hurt the other person, and then in turn, hurt you. It's hard to talk to people about your emotions without crying and then you feel bad about crying because crying...
    sassyannabanana sassyannabanana 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    It makes me feel bad inside.

    My father yells at me for the smallest things. Never yells at my sister or anything. His words can really hurt me. He keeps saying that he doesn't like talking to me because I never do what he asks. What I don't get is why he thinks that if my sister doesn't do her chore, I...
    maddie91101 maddie91101 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 9

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    When I get yelled at,

    especially when I haven't done anything wrong, I feel so small, I just want to disappear. It always makes me want to cry.
    Letmebee Letmebee 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 2

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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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