I Hate Expectations

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 60 People

    I hate the feeling when you are expecting

    something from someone, yet at the end you realize that it is again one of your imaginations that will never happen. I just think that this guy is not really into me, he likes talking to me, yet I could not sense his truthfulness on it, it seems like, he will just talk to me...
    nbsbgal nbsbgal
    26-30, F
    Mar 3, 2015

    "Future Expectations are based on past

    experience" What a bunch of BullSh*t! I don't know if it's only me but I cannot stand it when your expected to give it your all. I'm not a robot...
    WontSettleForLess WontSettleForLess
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 1, 2014


    today I was with a good friend in the cinema. I know, it's ridiculous, but I expected, that we would be more than friends, but it was a too high expectation. Also, I was on a trip with my choir and everyone of the girls and boys expected, that it would be a great tour, because...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Sep 30, 2007

    .. When they were not set properly.

    Just left you hanging and don't even know where you stand.
    Elleshore81 Elleshore81
    36-40, F
    1 Response Dec 11, 2014

    I hate how I'm expected to do certain things.

    Like doing well in school. I don't care about it.
    DemonicallyPossessed DemonicallyPossessed
    18-21, M
    Feb 1, 2014

    Stop Expecting From Me

    My parents expected a lot from me. At four, I told my dad that I want to be a massager someday. That was my first dream. He told me that I should be a lawyer. I nodded.. Like what I did when I entered college for accountancy. My wants are always ignored. Their wants for me are...
    dazzlingeyes dazzlingeyes
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 30, 2010

    If you can't achieve it then set lower

    expectations for yourself.
    ElyseRose ElyseRose
    18-21, F
    Feb 22, 2015

    Endless Expectations

    It seems like everyday we set expectations for ourselves,... what we are supposed to be like, whom we are supposed to resemble, what we are supposed to accomplish. But when will it ever be time for us to say "HEY, my own expectation in life is to not succumb to the...
    pumkinhead2004 pumkinhead2004
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 17, 2009

    I thought you only go to school to learn?

    Why do you have to memorize the Periodic table of Elements? Why do you have to know all those ******* scientists like a damn stalker? I mean, yeah they deserve being known, but not to the point where you have to memorize every single ******* thing about them, right? How will I...
    SweeterThanToblerone SweeterThanToblerone
    16-17, F
    Jan 8, 2015

    Mom stop telling everyone

    that I'm going to University, I cant have that type of pressure in my life..
    yaotl5 yaotl5
    18-21, M
    Mar 22, 2016

    I Hate To Be Expected To...

    Anything. I will help people if I can. I will bend over backward if necessary. I love to help people. But I do not WANT to be TOLD I have to do something. My baby brother asked me again to call him tonight at 10:30 PM to be sure he got to work for a 1:00 AM starting time. He...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine
    61-65, F
    Aug 23, 2013

    I am accepted into this secondary school

    through this academic program, science to be specific. Now i just hate how bad i am at science and AT EVERYTHING. My parents, teachers, friends expect me to be the best at everything when they know that i was accepted through this program. I hate it. Then again, i should be good...
    xMisty xMisty
    18-21, F
    Mar 23, 2014
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