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I Have Perfect Pitch

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    I Think I Have Perfect Pitch

    I think i have perfect pitch because i can hum songs in my head that are in key of the original. I remember waking up one day and humming strauss' also sprach zarathustra and then checking it against a piano to see if I was right. But while I can hum something in key, I cant...
    Igneous01 Igneous01 18-21, M 1 Response Feb 8, 2011

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    I've been told this ever

    since my junior year of high school. That was the year I decided to join my school's choir. There was an foreign exchange student from Taiwan in the choir who could name a note simply by hearing it. Everyone was so impressed by it and I wondered why because I could do it too...
    JustAnotherHuman34 JustAnotherHuman34 18-21, M 3 Responses Dec 18, 2013

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    I was told by my piano teacher at age five

    (well, he actually told my mother because I had no idea what that meant) that I had perfect pitch. I wouldn't rediscover that until I joined my middle school choir and got into the advanced group in 7th grade. I started to realize then that I had a much better ear than most, and...
    punicorn punicorn 13-15, F Feb 24

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    My Perfect Pitch Story

    My story is much like Peter's.  I didn't know there was anything unusual.. but my dad would get mad at me when I kept telling him he was whistling in the wrong key. I remember my dad didn't believe me when I told him his record player was slower than mine.  (My parents...
    zappythek zappythek 41-45, M 4 Responses May 14, 2008

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    A Few Draw Backs

    People always think perfect pitch is a blessing.To some extent it is,but not always.Like sometimes,when I hear some one singing out of tune,or playing an out of tune instrument,I am affected terribly.I don't think anyone else notices as much,except for people like me with perfect...
    PantherShadow PantherShadow 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 14, 2009

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    Perfect Pitch And Perception

    do any of you have synesthesia - perception of other sense modalities at the same time? eg, hear a note, see a colour? Do any of you have autism or aspergers?
    catie42 catie42 26-30, F Oct 10, 2013

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    Man... something this morning spooked me. It was around 6am, pitch black and chilly. I was giving my bicycle a quick once over before setting off to work, and I heard a movement...
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    This was by far the most terrifying experience ever in my life. It happened a year ago when i was 15. I was lying on my bed, sleeping and suddenly i woke up (or i think i did) to...
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    I have always loved dogs, but i could get one when i was 18. My first dog was a beautiful sheperd mix, he was a malinois/dutch sheperd mix. I trained with him and everything. Now i...
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    Anyone else hate the way some girls talk? It's like... That annoying prissy girl talk. Like, a kind of "Barbie" girl talk... when they just sound all high pitched (like they're...
    sugarcakes143 sugarcakes143 18-21, F Nov 2

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    The problem is everyone assumes everyone has friends. It’s such an anomaly to some people, but that’s just plain false. Lots of guys automatically assume I have friends. They...
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    I really want to have a baby, I know I'm not really old enough nor am I physically ready to have it. But I am ready, mentally at least. I just really want one, it'd actually be...
    wedgieshurtalot wedgieshurtalot 16-17, F 7 Responses Nov 10

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    The Royal Library of Alexandria EXISTS! By Paul Dale Roberts, HPI Esoteric Detective Halo Paranormal Investigations - HPI International https://www.facebook.com/#!/groups...
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    Not everything that is perfect is beautiful, nor did they start off that way. Why try so hard to reach perfection if you have to change yourself during the process. No one really...
    ScarLove ScarLove 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 1

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    I hate when people tell Other people they're perfect. Because they're not. Nobody is, you may not be happy with your body? But guess what. Nobody is, I remember going through a...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 6

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    I lost my friend 2 days ago, we have been friends sense kindergarten.. She committed suicide, she didn't think she was good enough.. She may not have had the prettiest face, the...
    Micheleplausteiner6 Micheleplausteiner6 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 25

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    I hate a lot of things in this world. But, the number 1 thing I hate is someone, HAVING THE GALL, to ask me..."can you try to be a little different? " For me, that means "Try to...
    Imperfection68 Imperfection68 13-15, M Oct 27

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    At least I've come to understand that I don't need to meet other peoples expectations or perceptions. Life isn't perfect & I'm a part of it. Which is a fact & not a failure. Not...
    Karliya Karliya 31-35, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    im not perfect i do get moody i do get jealous im not perfect but its human behaviour right not everyone is perfect
    ILoveBilly ILoveBilly 16-17, F Nov 4

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    far from it. I hurt easily and care maybe too much. im clingy and talk too much, I drink nothing but coffee and dont seem to build a lot of relationships. im not conventional in...
    FromTheHeartOfaWoman FromTheHeartOfaWoman 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 7

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    This is a hard concept to grasp for me given I strive for perfection when I think it's feasible to achieve. Funny thing is I actually believe that some types of perfection are...
    Tomorrowsday Tomorrowsday 26-30, M 3 Responses Nov 13

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    Oiiii listen up people!!!! (Or..I guess..read up!!) You. Are. Absolutely. Fricking. Amazing. And I love you for that. You know what, I don't care about your past, your mistakes, or...
    loveyourselfalwaysxx loveyourselfalwaysxx 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 9

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    I think it's messed up that society gets to dictate what perfection is. A world full of perfection is a world short of variety and without it we don't have the room to be who we...
    Mi5tiqu3 Mi5tiqu3 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    Someone joked that they used to be conceited, but now they're perfect! I'm not perfect, but I try hard, and I'm always me!
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 24

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    I know I am not perfect but it hard to accept being not perfect.....
    nawsnow nawsnow 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 3

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    Perfection bores me. I embrace my flaws, my dark side, my horns. I am a man of both good and bad, of light and shadow, of hard and soft. But perfect? Never.
    ThePhilogynist ThePhilogynist 36-40, M 20 Responses Nov 12

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    Cerebral sluht. Picky. Sensitive. Bi. Allergic to cities. Allergic to jerks. Ultra ethical. Hyperanalytical. Bipolar. Borderline. But more perfect than...
    OddlyScintilating OddlyScintilating 46-50, M 1 Response Nov 12

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    I'm not perfect but I live my life to its full potential Not being perfect and making mistakes thats what makes us who we are
    Fahad3Shahid Fahad3Shahid 16-17, M 1 Response a week ago

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    well no one is perfect and if someone say they are man leave them a lone cause all they do is lie. The only perfect person there is and that will be God and Jesus
    marvel901jones marvel901jones 41-45, M 3 days ago

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    We all are. No one's perfect. This imperfection is what makes every single one of us special. Why would anyone be perfect?
    EmotionlessDude EmotionlessDude 13-15, M 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    Perfect ? As far as I'm concerned there's no such thing. If there was ever a perfect world that soon came to an end once we arrived .
    Fallenprinceofthedarkside Fallenprinceofthedarkside 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I did the worst thing imaginable. I snapped on a 84 year old woman today. This woman happens to be my grandmother. The worst part, I terrified her and she probably thought she was...
    InfiniteLightBeing InfiniteLightBeing 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 29

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    I don't feel good enough to enjoy any aspect of my life or experience happy feelings, all because I'm overweight. Believe me, I'm trying to do something about it, and whilst I know...
    justneedtotalktoyou justneedtotalktoyou 22-25, F 8 Responses Oct 29

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    Sometimes I feel that guys are just with me for sex but none of them got it and won't unless I really feel a connection with you I'm not loosing my virginity to someone I don't...
    MeganDawnn MeganDawnn 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 31

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    Am i undeserving of a mother's love do you even love me? i feel like i was a mistake it's like the past all over again where you take everything out on me, i know im not perfect...
    sixlives sixlives 22-25, F Nov 1

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    Living for the weekend drunks....is that all there is? I'm 45. My kid is grown. I have no grandchildren. I work out of my home. I have a simple life. I am not materialistic AT ALL...
    KelsKuts KelsKuts 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    I'm not perfect, I never have been nor will be. In my eyes nobody is perfect
    sophhuntess18 sophhuntess18 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 3

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    Today I drove to work behind a person that I am going to refer to as ******* for the rest of this story. ******* and I first encountered each other when he (or she, but I am going...
    nommygummybears nommygummybears 22-25, F Nov 8

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    Sometimes I don't think I make my boyfriend happy! I'll ask him and he'll be like "yeah babe don't worry you're perfect" but like idk it's my perfectionism getting the best of me...
    Prinny4 Prinny4 18-21, F Nov 11

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    ok so I am not perfect, i can honestly say that , I don't have the muscles of a strong man or the brains of a genius or the athleticism of an athlete nor can i be perfect in a...
    xxSTEVE7xx xxSTEVE7xx 31-35, M 3 Responses a week ago

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    This is my testimony of having a mental illness - obsessive compulsive disorder. It does get better, I promise you that! Well I might as well start at the beginning, growing up I...
    chelseystorys chelseystorys 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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