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I Hate Dealing With The Public

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    I Used To Hate Dealing With Public Speaking (i Cried On Stage Once!)

    You know, when I first started out in public speaking, my biggest fear was CRYING on stage! (and I actually cried...) ...and I'm a tough looking guy who used to play professional baseball... LOL. So... here's a bit about me and I'd love to get to know more about you :) When I...
    athletetoowner athletetoowner 26-30 2 Responses Sep 6, 2011

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    People Are Rude And Ignorant

    I work as an insurance broker and find people incredibly rude. It is amazing how many people think they have the right the to yell, swear and blame you for their ignorance. There are also a number of people who think name dropping or showing off their wealth makes them better...
    Doledrums Doledrums 36-40 1 Response Oct 12, 2010

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    "hi, I Lose My Manners When I Go Out To Eat Because You Are My Servant"

    Why do people completely forgo manners and kindness when they go out to eat? Who raises their kids and says "now, Suzie, when we go out to "XYZ Restaurant" it's okay to not use your manners, and of course have no compassion or patience for the people that are cooking and serving...
    vmf04 vmf04 26-30 May 13, 2012

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    And You're Calling Us... Why?

    I work at a newspaper... I know, I know, not exactly the place for an introverted, quiet person... but I just love to write, it's what I do best. However, in the early days, I was the assistant of the editor and the phone was just ringing off the hook day-in and day-out. I'd go...
    allielah allielah 22-25, F Dec 19, 2010

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    Why Must They Be So Difficult?

    I'm finding it increasingly difficult dealing wth the public in my job. I work in pathology, and in Australia there have been recent cutbacks by our government. The result is that we can no longer send patient accounts to our Medicare system as freely as we once did, because...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 21, 2009

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    I am really tired of dealing with impatient and stupid people. I'd like to be able to tell them exactly what I think of them, but I can't and it sucks.
    thoughtsthatstray thoughtsthatstray 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 1

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    My sister blames me for everything!! I don't know what the **** her problem is!! She bought a pack off hair bands and she gave me one to have! I lost it the day she gave it to me...
    sweetlove2014 sweetlove2014 16-17, F Jul 23

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    I hate people with an attitude problem at work. What i hate even more is that i can't do anything about it. Perhaps i should elaborate... There are some people at work who are...
    mrsachinjain mrsachinjain 31-35, M Aug 9

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    Hi...I have long history with my big time ex for about 5 years and still going on because we are working together... Here is my story in short before I need advises and comments...
    LongtimeEx LongtimeEx 31-35, F 3 days ago

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    Well I've broken up with my boyfriend of a year.. And I'm finding it really hard getting over him! Every time I see something he's posted on Facebook or a new girl he's added I...
    helloellie helloellie 16-17, F Jul 20

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    We now have my step-kid every other Thursday-Sunday. We just (Wednesday at 5pm) got an email saying that step-kid was going to Florida in the morning and would be back in a week...
    Stepmom212 Stepmom212 31-35, F Jul 30

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    I definitely am not good at it. I try to act strong but I cannot handle it. I responded to a post here and misunderstood her statement about a guy on EP. I said that I thought he...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 2

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    So I finally had the courage to ask for a divorce but I feel like ****. The marriage was never going to work out as we both had different values and beliefs, and there was nothing...
    invisiblesoul invisiblesoul 22-25, F Aug 4

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    My mother isn't even 60 years old and has early onset altzheimers. I can only work 30 hours a week while I go to trade school, so I can't move out. I would have more sympathy for...
    dolceharajuku dolceharajuku 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 4

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    So my girlfriend broke up with me, and says she wants to be friends and doesn't want commitment, but still wants to have sex with me and hangout and stuff...she still texts me...
    Experiencezzzz Experiencezzzz 18-21, M Aug 5

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    10 months ago today I lost my boyfriend to a car wreck. I currently have a new boyfriend, and friends, but no one seems to understand the real pain I feel. I was supposed to be...
    meganmartinez11 meganmartinez11 16-17 6 days ago

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    My ex fiancé and I had been together for years prior to the break up which was initiated by her. I had my own insecurities while dating her and I took out my issues on her. We...
    LCCD LCCD 26-30, F 1 day ago

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    What to hate about me? I'm too perfect to live in this world XD jk! Seriously.. Sometimes i love myself like a lover other times like a best friend Sometimes I hate myself but...
    AutoLove0 AutoLove0 22-25, F Aug 3

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    I know it's really stupid and fighting is a sign of a good relationship but I hate the words that are said during the fights and the way that one feels. I hate that we've both...
    Starkillera Starkillera 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 22

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    I love to travel. Yet I hate the transportation there. I enjoy seeing new places and exploring unfamiliar territory. But I hate being in a car, or plane, or train, or any other...
    breeze90 breeze90 22-25, F Jul 29

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    Even though I said I hate fighting.. in the back of my mind i get relieved because it is a wake up call. "Wow, this love is real...we are arguing about what to eat tonight".
    1Lostcause 1Lostcause 16-17, T Jul 30

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    Me and my girlfriend tend to fight often, even over the little things. I hate it and I just want to hold her instead
    WVMBO WVMBO 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 3

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    I personally hate it so much. It makes me wonder if chivalry is for sure dead. But then I encounter a few who are just so charming. Those few give me hope.
    EmiTru EmiTru 16-17, F 7 Responses Aug 5

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    My parents who said they loved me and would support whatever decision I make (dropping out of college for a semester to work) yesterday hate me and are disappointed in my screwed...
    SkinnyJenny420 SkinnyJenny420 18-21, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Disrespectful men without manners are just unattractive!
    Nayaaa Nayaaa 16-17, F 4 Responses Jul 20

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    A Supportive partner is all what you need when you are back from a tiring day at work .Below are my learnings for leading a happy life !Being a supportive partner is one of the...
    Sandy84b Sandy84b 26-30, M Jul 25

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    If you ain't got manners your not going to get far with me
    mikayla3223 mikayla3223 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 26

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    The magic in the air along with the almost nauseating smell of egg nog can warm my heart better than the toastiest fire ever could. But... Sometimes... I really despise it. I...
    AddyAddyAddy AddyAddyAddy 18-21, F Jul 28

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    Your such an ****! You talk to me like you own me, and guess what you don't. I am my own person I don't need you tearing me down all the time. I'm already having a hard time living...
    DiamondNikki12 DiamondNikki12 18-21, F Jul 30

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    Like the ones who send you **** pics the second they chat with you. :I ****** me off.
    xMikayla xMikayla 13-15, F 5 Responses Aug 1

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    When my mom speaks I feel like my ears are being stabbed with a million knives.
    yungcleopatra yungcleopatra 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I wish I could just move out and live on my own with weekly checks from them or something. There are many reasons for this, but that would take days to explain so i will just give...
    Dev4444 Dev4444 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I don't know who to live with... My mom or my dad... I'm not susposed to see my dad but I have been seeing him for the past month or 2 and some of my friends think it would be...
    kleopard88 kleopard88 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Math. Ugh ! It's the reason I have circles underneath my eyes and why I am pulling yet another all nighter . I remember how good I used to be at this stuff before I strayed away...
    jest04 jest04 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    He surprised me and his daughter yesterday and came home 2 days early!!!! He had a banquet last night so we didn't get to see him long but I woke up in the middle of the night to...
    callijojohnson callijojohnson 22-25, F Jul 27

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    Yeah, the weight upon my heart, the problems you face seemed so big , i think i have to let myself go through it.
    ActuallyGrace ActuallyGrace 13-15, F Aug 4

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    My grandma is going crazy and she blames it on everyone and everything but herself (as usual) and she murdered animals now like normal house pets. There's been a lot of problems in...
    katd1234 katd1234 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 8

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    im like really really sensitive. someone once commented on my book that I posted on this website and they said I spelled a word wrong and I deleted it straight away. I cant handle...
    silentgirl1234 silentgirl1234 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 9

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    Family problems, friend problems, stress for starting high school, personal problems, sports problems. Stress stress stress.
    emgg emgg 13-15, F a week ago

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    So I had a stress fracture in my shin from track and field and it finally just healed like a week ago, but I just jumped down to the ground from a 15 foot drop and my shin hurts...
    Alexis117 Alexis117 18-21, T 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I am only 18 but I love old style relationships. And I believe in old styles , which includes men holding doors for women , or even helping her get out of a car. And even manners...
    mckenziegibson mckenziegibson 18-21, F 16 Responses Jul 20

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    My mom thinks I'm a *****. Yippee. She basically said as long as I'm talking to guys I am setting a slutty example for my sister. Oh and all I do is talk to guys and eat. Better...
    Pinkyschwear23 Pinkyschwear23 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 23

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    Couldn't stand it. The cliques, the teachers, the judgement. Bleck.
    sophiewrites sophiewrites 41-45, F Jul 26

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    Yeah you know who you are❤️
    karianne5683 karianne5683 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 1

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    It makes you a ***** because a real man is suppose to have respect for any other lady out there.
    AcousticLover AcousticLover 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 1

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    I don't want a guy who is a pig and self conceded. It's a big turn off!
    AustinLol69 AustinLol69 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 5

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    Sometimes I feel like I need to run away from my current life in order for me to get it together. From the outside looking in, people think I have it all together; in reality I am...
    Missinterpret Missinterpret 31-35, F 1 day ago

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