I Hate When My Comments Are Taken the Wrong Way

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    The Power Of The Word

    I make it a point to be very conscientious of the way I go about saying or writing things to people.  Typically, when I write a comment I will read it over a couple of times afterwords and look for the "holes" in it.  Many people I comment on are total strangers to me...
    evolving2010 evolving2010
    36-40, M
    5 Responses Oct 27, 2010

    I Hate When My Comments Are Taken The Wrong Way

    I really hate it when this happens as I don't intend it to.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Dec 13, 2011


    sometimes i sound mean when im totally tring to be nice and sometimes im sarcastic when im noty even trying to be i hate it i wish you could ad  tone to text messages.  
    noodlehead noodlehead
    18-21, F
    Feb 17, 2009

    How Do I Explain Myself

    I tend to comment alot on various confessions or stories. I feel like its discouraging when I receive no comments so I try to improve myself and not let it happen as often to others. At times I get frusterated with people because they arn't using common sence or they are lying...
    cindy17 cindy17
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 23, 2009

    It Doesn't Matter? It Does Matter?

    I am constantly rewording my comments to people. I normally add in words that don't really need to be there just so it can't possibly be taken the wrong way. And even then I worry! >.< Quite often I actually stop writing my comment and delete it all together...
    UnseenBlossom UnseenBlossom
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 13, 2008

    One of My Fears

    i am always conscious of how difficult it is to express what i am feeling in typed words on a screen. i usually reword my comments several times before i hit "submit". sometimes even after several drafts it doesn't feel right, so i just won't comment lest the author of...
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Jan 9, 2008

    Can Not Believe How Stupid Some People Are.

    When I said I can not believe how stupid some people are, I did not mean for some people to take it as a challenge.
    Jones47 Jones47
    61-65, M
    May 25, 2012

    That's Not What I Meant!!!!

    I really like EP, being able to get to know people through their stories and writing comments, but sometimes the internet and the written word can only get so much across, or nothing at all. Sometimes when I write comments, they come out sounding slightly sarcastic, and then I...
    Yellowrhapsody Yellowrhapsody
    18-21, F
    8 Responses Mar 8, 2008
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