I Hate Getting Mixed Signals

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    There's a guy at track he's really cute

    and shy. I would always say hi to him and he always says hi back and smiled and gets so awkward. He would always stare at me so I told my cousin that I thought he was cute and she said she would hook me up . My cousins boyfriend is really close to him and he talked to him for me...
    anaaaa188 anaaaa188
    22-25, F
    May 16, 2015

    i really like this guy

    but he's sending me mixed signals! idk wat to do
    tatyanaelhayek tatyanaelhayek
    18-21, F
    Apr 5, 2014

    Don't know about this guy,

    I really like him but I'm receiving mixed signals. Don't think I've ever been so confused about a guy before. :/
    deleted deleted
    Jul 18, 2015

    He told me he didn't know I liked him.

    I guess texting back and forth every day, all day for a month, hanging out, kissing and telling him "I really like you." must have thrown him a bit. I was seeing a police officer who eventually I cut ties with. He made me feel like I wasn't enough and that's never ok. In the...
    Livvy2 Livvy2
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 4, 2014

    There's a guy I really love.

    One day he shows me all the affection I'll ever need. The next we are just friends. It's so confusing cus I want him so bad(not in the sexual way). I just want him to be straight up with me and tell me how he feels.
    savannah764253 savannah764253
    18-21, F
    Jun 4, 2014

    A Softer Shade Of Lies

    We were saying our goodbyes when he handed me the ticket stubs and the program from the play I had purchased tickets, and we had attended for his birthday. It had been a lovely day and I was floating. I must have had that quizzical face because he said, "To put in our memory box...
    deleted deleted
    Aug 22, 2011

    I think the hardest thing

    for me is not knowing whether or not that person still has the same feelings for you. There's so much pointing to "he loves me" but yet so many things pointing to "he loves me not" It's the most uncomfortable roller coaster I've ever been on.
    Vivmlqian Vivmlqian
    22-25, F
    Feb 9, 2014

    Me and my guy friend were talking

    and out if nowhere he starts pulling my hair. He then goes on to say "remember back in like 4th grade when a boy pulled your hair and your mom would just say it meant he liked you?"...um is this your way of saying you like me?
    LacedYoung LacedYoung
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 9, 2014

    Before I met you I was

    so innocent and helpless and it just so happens to be that you are the total opposite. You make me feel like I matter but everything is about s*x, sure I've done a couple things in the past, but If I don't want to do anything I don't want to...you can't make me. I'll never be...
    XxBellabixtch49xX XxBellabixtch49xX
    16-17, F
    Apr 9, 2014

    It Can Be Embarrassing

    I try and make sure I have the right vibe and that all the signals are clear, but let's face it...you can do everything right but things are going to go wrong. It's almost inevitable that you will get a, or a lot of, mixed signals from someone and misinterpret them, the thing is...
    deleted deleted
    Mar 24, 2011

    I think mixed signals are just the worst,

    especially if you really like the person, like do you like me or not, I don't like being confused lol be straight forward people! :)
    PandaLovee PandaLovee
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jul 9, 2014

    I Need to Wear a Sign

    sometimes i used to want to wear a sign, saying, " I am dense.  Please give one signal only"   I hate being confused and then looking like an *** or an egotist.  *embarrassment*   oh well tho -- keeps me from taking myself too seriously i guess...
    kylae77 kylae77
    31-35, F
    10 Responses Jun 13, 2009
    deleted deleted
    Jul 18, 2015

    Mixed Signals

    17 F Well, I know a girl that recently came out as lesbian. A few days ago we went out to talk about a girl she likes, but broke her heart many times. She couldn't get her out of her mind. Since then we're out together every day. We haven't talked about her anymore. Everynight...
    MarTsu MarTsu
    May 4, 2013

    I really feel stupid right now.

    I feel like I'm just wasting my time with this guy. No matter what I try to do he constantly ignores me. Today is his birthday and no matter what ideas I gave him to do today he ignored them. I don't understand why he feels the need to shut me out.
    LacedYoung LacedYoung
    22-25, F
    Jul 2, 2014

    Sorry if I wrote so much.

    I am a shy person when it comes to someone I like so please help. I am Asian and the guy I like is white. The first time I started working there I didn't think much of him just thought he was cute, but the longer I work with him my feelings for him got stronger. We worked in...
    22-25, F
    Mar 18, 2014


    I suppose I get a lot of confusing mixed signals (from a lot of people) and I've been just trying to make sense of them. One of my really close friends does a lot of this and I think that's just how he is and I think as we get closer to people we understand them better and accept...
    moonlitReveries moonlitReveries
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 3, 2009
    Thetwistedbagel Thetwistedbagel
    22-25, M
    Dec 30, 2015

    I Like To See Black Or White No Grey Please.

    I hate getting mixed signals. The reason I hate it so much now than ever was because I spent four years of my life with my ex who gave me mixed signals that he loved me only to later find out that he was waiting for the right one for him and until then I was just a standby.
    bluie19 bluie19
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 12, 2011

    Tell me girls PLEASE.

    .. It has been said and largely agreed amongst my female friends (which form the majority of my friendships) that, I quote, ' every girl should have a Karl' but it's bitter sweet, they all love me on multiple levels I can shop, cook, I'm domesticated (lol) having been a working...
    spiike65 spiike65
    51-55, M
    1 Response Apr 10, 2014

    The Journey

    I have travelled across the universe to find you. Sometimes, going all the way is just the start.......
    Liljewel Liljewel
    46-50, F
    Oct 13, 2011

    OMG one day he acts like he likes me

    and the next day he acts like he doesn't wtf
    ilipana18 ilipana18
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 15, 2014

    Women I Don't Understand You Sometimes

    There has been countless times that I thought I was getting along great with this girl one night ad I walked her and home, and she was saying real dirty stuff to me on the way home and then when we reached her place, I went in for the kiss and she said what the heel are you doing...
    Daveokay Daveokay
    22-25, M
    Feb 4, 2011

    No More Mixed Signals...please!

    I am an openly gay male. I do however have straight friends. Well, I have this one straight friend in my life that has experiemented with the gay sex thing, with me, and has commented that he isn't gay and to prove he isn't, we had sex again. Very good gay sex I might add!!! And...
    rainbowbright123 rainbowbright123
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jun 11, 2009

    My Mother Is Horrible For This...

    I'm horribly undisciplined, and I can't even start to get into how much worse my brother is. Why? Because my mom could never stick to punishments, and moreso because she'd always punish things that didn't warrant it (very harshly, too), like me being on the internet too much (she...
    sombrehippie sombrehippie
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 30, 2008

    Seriously, I understand the situation is hard

    but when you're calling me your gf without ever asking me out or calling me babe and baby and this time it's not sarcastic... What am I suppose to get from this? Do I call you my friend or are you seriously more than that..
    crumbling389 crumbling389
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 8, 2014

    First this guy wants to be friends,

    then he wants me to be the love of his life, now he doesn't think a long distance relationship is healthy. Now he wants to cut contact completely. Make up your damn mind already.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 9, 2016
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