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I Have An Unusual Pet Peeve

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    "Mr. & Mrs. Jeff Jones"

    As a regular part of my brilliant career, I'm called upon to create wedding invitations. Sometimes I find myself irritated by the wording of those invitations, particularly the part that mentions the names of the family members. For instances, "Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Jones request the...
    CakeEater57 CakeEater57 51-55, F Jun 15, 2012

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    Lightswitch Balance

    The lightswitches in my house must all be aligned evenly. I have the old school light switches that have the double and triple together. It irks the hell outta me if one is up and the others are down when they're all off. It just means someone turned on the light at one end...
    Heathery Heathery 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 26, 2009

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    Sneeky Leg Hairs

    One of my MANY pet peeves is when I have just shaved my legs to what I think is perfection at the time, and then ten minutes later I feel my legs and I can feel little, tiny, spiky hairs on my legs! -_-When this happens I also have an unusual OCD habit to then sit for ages with...
    Lanishaw Lanishaw 16-17, F May 2, 2013

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    Socks And The Seam

    My biggest pet peeve is when the seam in my socks are not just right. it irritates my feet.
    lovemylabpnut lovemylabpnut 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 7, 2012

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    This Bothers Me...

    Okay so, let me see if I can explain this. I do not like.. when people.. openly say "Ewww this music sucks." I mean.. I don't know its hard to explain.  Of course sometimes I think the same thing.  But I don't like to express it that way.  I...
    EchoRain EchoRain 22-25, F 2 Responses Oct 25, 2009

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    Past Vs Future

    My pet peeve is: I was Born a Boy, but I'm a Ninja Girl named Ailani Usagi. I want to become a published author in New York City, design Lego Playsets, lower the Crime level in the world to 0, & someday build a Life-size Lego version of New York City on the Moon. But: Given all...
    WhiteLegoNinja WhiteLegoNinja 26-30, F Feb 24, 2013

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    Another One...

    This drives me insane when it happens.. and its such a small thing LOL I HATE when food I'm trying to eat falls apart!!! Especially awesome food like Burgers.. or tacos.. or pizza! Its like... WHYYYY??? I was going to eat you why'd you have to fall apart on me lol.... Yeah, I'm...
    EchoRain EchoRain 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 8, 2009

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    My biggest pet peeve is definitely needless complaining. Complaining about your weight when people around the world starve. Complaining that your cellphone sucks when most people...
    bsthebenster bsthebenster 18-21, M Nov 26

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    It's a very petty one, but it's so annoying. I hate when people confuse "empathy" and "sympathy" You have empathy for someone when you can personally relate to them. You have...
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F Nov 26

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    I hate when people get mad or offended if you correct them. Excuse me for correcting your spelling or pronunciation, so you don't come off as a dumbass. Or if you correct someone...
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    When a person touches the doorknobs with car grease on their hands. I follow them around at my house with cleaning wipes.
    cottonbreeze cottonbreeze 41-45, F Nov 26

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    I dislike being physically weak. I hurt a lot.
    cottonbreeze cottonbreeze 41-45, F Nov 26

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    I hate when people eat so loud lol ): it gets me so mad
    Frappelover Frappelover 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    I hate it when I'm in the car and someone keeps changing the radio station. it drives me crazy. just pick a freaking station!
    colesgirl colesgirl 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 27

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    people. they can be so unpredictable.
    JBStoner JBStoner 41-45 1 Response Nov 27

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    Idiots who complain about being fat. It's always a stick figure complaining, never an actual fat person. A hundred and twenty pounds is not ******* fat! Get over yourself!
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T 1 Response Nov 28

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    I don't understand why people put things near where they need to go like trash by the trash can or a dirty cup by the sink... does it hurt to go that extra few inches to put it...
    giggles78758 giggles78758 36-40, F 7 Responses Nov 28

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    I get annoyed if people repeat the same sentence in seconds apart
    suesueee suesueee 18-21, F Nov 30

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    If this is your idea of texting, then don't even waste your time saying hi. This isn't 5th grade! Lol
    ofthisgirl90 ofthisgirl90 22-25, F 3 Responses Dec 1

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    slower traffic keep right,keep right except to pass. lead follow or get out of the way.
    discipled discipled 51-55, M Dec 2

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    If your 18+ and you're spelling like "r u ok?" Or "hi, do you wnt 2 chat wit me" don't think I'm gonna reply. LEARN TO TYPE LIKE YOUR AGE "are you alright?" "Hello. Would you like...
    BrokenDesires BrokenDesires 13-15, F 3 Responses Dec 12

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    I actually have many pet peeves. I'm not sure which one I'm annoyed by the most. I'm just going to name two that's it. I don't like it when humans correct me. I don't like...
    xjourneyx xjourneyx 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 11

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    It sucks to have so many of your pet peeves used at once -.-
    ThatoneinLove ThatoneinLove 16-17, F Nov 30

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    I made a list once. Had over 100 things that annoyed me. Here's one: when people don't put the first letter of someone's name into a capital letter... First, middle, last name...
    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    Facebook/Twitter/Instagram: People who write daily novels on their statuses. Same story every day. Usually somewhere along the lines of counting their daily blessings or how much...
    bombchu bombchu 22-25, F Nov 27

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    I have a chinchilla and his name is manny. I absolutely love him. My boyfriend always jokes about making earmuffs out of him but he knows I'd kick his *** lol.
    brunettequeen27 brunettequeen27 18-21, F Nov 30

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    Used to... Last night, a raccoon came into our back yard and broke into the chicken coop. Three were eaten and one was severely injured, and we now have to watch her die slowly...
    Annaelaine Annaelaine 13-15, F Dec 2

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    It drives me crazy when someone leave the bathroom light on.
    allymacc allymacc 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 26

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    Call me what you will, but if I'm not the center of your attention when we're together - do me a favor and don't waste our time. Rose
    SpanishRose10 SpanishRose10 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 26

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    It's been happening a lot lately but I HATE when the stupid news over takes Dr. Phil!
    cicisays13 cicisays13 26-30, F 1 Response Nov 27

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    I hate when people write "am" instead of the appropriate "I'm". The word am is supposed to be used with I, it isn't a word by itself! It drives me ******* nuts! My fiancé's sister...
    cicisays13 cicisays13 26-30, F Nov 27

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    I hate lending out my clothing, I use to not mind but a friend of mine never returned these really nice Victorias Secret leggings I had bought telling me that her cousin took it. I...
    FelBaby FelBaby 18-21, F Dec 2

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    I can't stand loud boisterous people. It annoys the heck out of me, but especially, women and girls. I think I'm like this because of my religious background. We were taught that...
    SpanishRose10 SpanishRose10 31-35, F Dec 11

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    His name is Tommy and he can be a real jerk, off to work now.
    AveryMadison AveryMadison 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 25

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    A baby green anole. She is beautiful and loves to climb on my arms. haha ^-^ she has no name yet..working on it.
    CaliforniaPsycho CaliforniaPsycho 18-21, F Dec 4

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    When you look over and see her glaring at you
    AngelWithASecret2 AngelWithASecret2 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 8

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    1) Name: ........ 2) Male/Female: F 3) Were you named after anyone? After my parents combined names. 4) Does your name mean anything? A genuine butterfly. 5) Nick Names: Jenjen...
    MorriganHawthorn MorriganHawthorn 22-25, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Am I the only one that still goes by that whole "whoever is older gets the front seat" when you're in a car? unless your significant other is driving, then you get the seat? I don...
    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 28

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    we have been together for some time now id say about ten years all together we had split up for three years been back together for three been living together for one so confused...
    robhawkness robhawkness 26-30, M Nov 26

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    another pet peeve: when people go out to eat, and not order a drink. At all. Throughout the whole dinner. Like... The ****. How are you not thirsty? How did you like not choke on...
    MeowOnMe MeowOnMe 18-21, F Nov 28

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    My biggest pet peeve is that people thing that because you're young you instantly have to be cocky, vain , and or shallow .
    Fallenprinceofthedarkside Fallenprinceofthedarkside 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 1

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    One second you have your pet the next day you don't couple days later a another one dies You don't know why they died? They were like family or friends Now there gone We had...
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 30

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    I love how friends and partners have special pet names for each other.
    FleetingGlimpse FleetingGlimpse 41-45, M 6 days ago

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    "sometimes you gotta just say f-u-c-k it and have a pet sandal."
    jetboyjetgirl jetboyjetgirl 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 30

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    Pets give humans so much and I despise those people who neglect or treat them badly. It saddens me that so many animals are thus abused and it would be a much better world if...
    BisexElle BisexElle 26-30, T 3 hrs ago

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    I have two ferrets and I love em
    Ownedforaprice Ownedforaprice 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

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