I Have Been Misunderstood

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    It is annoying to introduce myself online to

    someone I've never met, in response to one of their posts, and to be misunderstood as "attacking" them when my words and intentions were completely innocent and friendly. I know this person doesn't know me and obviously I inadvertently stumbled over a sensitive area, but it...
    KatieTreat KatieTreat
    51-55, T
    1 Response Mar 30, 2014

    I am a trans guy, That's my gender identity.

    I am gay that's my sexuality. That's exactly how I explained it to my mom, grandma, and also my aunt. To say they were disappointed, upset, sad, or angry are all just understatements. They yelled, screamed, shouted and everything else in between but they didn't cry. there was...
    18-21, T
    Aug 1, 2015

    This is a conversation

    that took place on somebody else's question so I won't post that here. But let's say it was about a mom finding a photo of her daughter that might have been embarrassing to both Response from an unnamed EP member. Lighten up. People have sex People send pics. Your mom can...
    Serenitree1 Serenitree1
    70+, F
    Feb 28, 2016

    why can't you understand

    that i was mad at him at accidentally brought them up to you and i've said sorry a million times but still...huh
    princesspain09 princesspain09
    16-17, F
    Dec 2, 2015

    I've Been Misunderstood

    I've been misunderstood,More than once,Don't like it,People get you wrong,Don't understand,I know,We're all different,But how about,We all get along.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Mar 2, 2012

    Misunderstanding In Communication

    I have been misunderstood, mainly in communication and what the thought intention was from that communication. I hate being misunderstood, people jump to conclusions when they misunderstand me which is infuriating. They remain insistent on their misunderstanding and with malice...
    Mara07 Mara07
    22-25, F
    2 Responses May 28, 2011

    I Have Been

        i have been misunderstood  alot  by my staff and by my supervisors .
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Nov 5, 2009

    So today I was going to the Theatres,

    and I was waiting at the bus stop when this random creepy looking guy came around. I was leaning against one of the sides and this guy comes and stands beside the bus stop box (opposite side of which im leaning on) and whispers to me - something I completely couldn't understand...
    lifetime201 lifetime201
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Aug 19, 2014

    "I was there for you in your darkest time,

    I was there for you in your darkest night, so I wonder where were you when you said you had my back?
    drama16queen1997 drama16queen1997
    Sep 14, 2014

    I Am Me

    I hate being misunderstood, but in a way, I can't blame people. I am so hard to figure out, it's unreal. I don't want to be misunderstood but I can't stop being me, so I guess they'll always go hand-in-hand. I'm misunderstood about so many things. It does hurt and can put a...
    lilmariah lilmariah
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 22, 2009

    And Am Disappointed For It

    I hate when my good intentions are misunderstood and interpreted as anything but good. It undermines everything I believe in and stand for leaving me feel like some aweful person. Even worse is when my words get twisted around during a conversation.  I have a pretty good...
    zillaron zillaron
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Dec 8, 2009
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